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The story of the last hundred years; a geographical record 1834-1934.

by Philip, George

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Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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London: George Philip and Son. Very Good. 1934. Soft Cover. Original brown stiff card wraps with lap edges. 108 pages. Wear along the lower edge with seperation of about 1/16 strip-not involving the spine. Binding is strong. Other than the worn edges an exceptionaly nice copy. (As found: laid in is a book inventory card from Heritage… Read more
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image of Trader Vic's Pacific Island Cookbook: With side trips to Hong Kong,  Southeast Asia, Mexico and Texas. 300 Food and Drink Recipes from 18  Different Places.

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New York: Doubleday. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1968. Hardcover. A clean tight copy that is of a later printing and is missing dust jacket. 287 pages. Index. Filled with full color photographs and black line drawings. What's to say, a classic. Part travel guide, part cookbook from, dare I say, an icon… Read more
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Pirates: Fact & Fiction

by Cordingly, David; John Falconer

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Published
1992
Condition
As New in As New dust jacket
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New York: Cross River Press. As New in As New dust jacket. 1992. Hardcover. As new. Beautiful gift quality book in a clear, removable cover. 128 pages. Illustrated throughout. Easy to read. A history of pirates traces piracy from the Elizabethan era to the nineteenth century and examines the harsh realities of everyday life, the… Read more
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From Sarajevo to Potsdam (Library of European Civilization)

by Taylor, A.J.P.

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good in Fair dust jacket
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9780500320044
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$8.00

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Thames and Hudson. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1966. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. 0500320047 . Book Club Edition VG/Fair, In protective cover DJ wear and torn on back. Nice copy. ; 8vo ; 216 pp pages .
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The Freshening Breeze

by Alley, Rewi

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Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$18.00

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Peking (China): New World Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. iv, 182 p., [1] frontispiece portrait. Laid in is what is assumed a train ticket with notes in English. Dust Jacket is better than very good with edges worn and toned. The boards are brilliant green with bright gilt lettering; the… Read more
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Favorite Paintings

by Mayor, Hyatt A.

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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New York: Crown. Very Good. 1979. softcover. Edges and corner wear. Some light smudges on the end pages. Plates and text are clean. Great working copy by Mayor (1901–1980) who was an American art historian and curator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, a leading figure in the study of prints, both old master prints and… Read more
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The Lame, The Halt, and The Blind: The Vital Role of Medicine in the History of Civilization

by Haggard M.D., Howard W.

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Published
N.D.
Condition
Good
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$20.00

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New York: Blue Ribbon Books. Good. N.D.. Hardcover. Stamped 1935 inside the cover. Cream cloth. xxiv, [2] 420, pages. Illustrated. Index. Bumped corners, soft ends; 1 inch spot on the spine. Clean copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Lame, The Halt, and The Blind: The Vital Role of Medicine in the History of Civilization

by Haggard M.D., Howard W.

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Published
1932
Condition
Good
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New York & London: Harper & Brothers. Good. 1932. Hardcover. Second printing. Brown cloth blind stamped. xxiv, [2] 420, [2] pages. Illustrated. Index. Split along the top inch or so of the front spine hinge. Clean copy. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall .
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The Lame, The Halt, and The Blind: The Vital Role of Medicine in the History of Civilization

by Haggard M.D., Howard W.

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
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New York & London: Harper & Brothers. Very Good. 1932. Hardcover. Brown cloth blind stamped. xxiv, [2] 420, [2] pages. Illustrated. Index. Former owners names inside the cover along with a book plate, else clean. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall .
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Devils, Drugs and Doctors: The Story of the Science of Healing from Medicine Man to Doctor

by Haggard M.D., Howard W.

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Published
N.D.
Condition
Good
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$20.00

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New York: Blue Ribbon Books. Good. N.D.. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Many illustrations from orginial sources. xxii, [2] 405 pages. Loose hinges; split along the top of the ffep. Tone inside covers. Former owners name inside the cover and a few pencil underlines within the text. Overall a better than good copy. The story of the science of… Read more
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Nothing left to commemorate : the story of the pioneer Jews of Jackson, Amador County, California

by Sharfman, I. Harold

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
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$25.00

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Glendale, California: Arthur H. Clark Co.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1969. Hardcover. Signed by the author. Inscribed by the author on the ffep. No date. 181 pages. Illustrated. Contents: Nothing left to commemorate; Men to match my mountains; Pioneers, O Pioneers! ; Fire, flood, and faith; Jackson's historic hillock; Appendix; Notes; Index. Yellow cloth… Read more
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20th Century Journey: The Nightmare Years 1930-1940

by Shirer, William

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
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Little Brown and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1984. Hardcover. 654 pages. Index. Illustrated. Lightly rubbed boards; dust jacket is worn with closed tears and chips. William Shirer was originally a foreign correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and the International News Service. Shirer watched and reported the rise of the Third Reich, Hitler celebrating… Read more
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Everyday Life in Victorian America: 1865-1900

by Walker, Robert H.

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Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued
ISBN
9780894642975
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$20.00

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Malabar, FL: A. J. Holman Company. Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued. 1994. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 0894642979 . Blue board with gold title. No dust jacket, presumed to be as issued. 255 pages. Index. Illustrated throughout. Very slight slant else FINE. A profile of late nineteenth-century America during the era she became an industrial… Read more
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Stones, Bones, and Ancient Cities Great Discoveries in Archaeology and the Search for Human Origins

by Robbins, Lawrence H.

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780312078485
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$10.00

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St Martins Pr. Very Good. 1992. Softcover. 031207848X . Second printing. Softcover. 267 pages. Illustrated. Worn edges and former owners name, otherwise a clean unmarked book. "Describing 40 of the world's most dramatic archeological discoveries, Robbins, who teaches anthropology at Michigan State University, offers a comprehensive introduction to the field. In chapters arranged by finds… Read more
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Headhunting in the Solomon Islands Around the Coral Sea

by Mytinger, Caroline

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Published
1942
Condition
Very Good in Fair dust jacket
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MacMillan. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1942. Hardcover. 416 pp. Illustrated with 5 full, single and double page plates along with intext drawings. Brown cloth with map endpages; owner bookplate on back pastedown; original dust jacket in two large pieces with large chips; now in an clear, protective removable cover. Caroline Mytinger (1897 –1980), … Read more
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Lincoln ; Speeches and Writings 1832-1858 Speeches and Writings 1832-1858

by Lincoln, Abraham & Don E. Fehrenbacher

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780940450431
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$15.00

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Library of America. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1989. 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0940450437 . Hardback VG Blue cloth stamped gilt border and title on spine. First Edition. A first printing. Clear protective cover. " Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writing 1859–1865, comprises the most comprehensive selection ever published. over 240 speeches, letters, and drafts take Lincoln… Read more
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Princess Sultana's Circle

by Sasson, Jean

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780967673714
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$25.00

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Windsor-Brooke Books, LLC. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2010. Hardcover. Signed by Author; 0967673712 . Signed by the author on the title page. 255 pages. Index. Minor edge wear and a single small spot on inside the cover. The dust jacket is bright with minor edge wear; it is not price clipped. Sasson lived in… Read more
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Medieval Frontier ; Culture and Ecology in Rijnland Environmental History Series Culture and Ecology in Rijnland

by Tebrake, William H.

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Published
1985
Condition
New in New dust jacket
ISBN
9780890962046
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$40.00

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Texas A & M Univ Pr. New in New dust jacket. 1985. Hardcover. 0890962049 . New in Plastic " Rinjland is a small strip of coastal lowland in western Netherlands and is part of the Dutch struggle against encroaching water. Originally this was a stretch of peat bogs and sand dunes.This book is about the reclamation and… Read more
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Rhetoric and On Poetics

by Aristotle

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Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
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$20.00

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The Franklin Library. Near Fine. 1981. Hardcover. The Franklin Library, 1981. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine A minor scratches to front cover, no other defects; very nearly As New. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . This is a beautiful faux leather (leatherette) edition. Brown boards, three raised bands… Read more
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Robert the Bruce, King of Scots

by Scott, Ronald McNair

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780872263208
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$12.00

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Peter Bedrick Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1989. Hardcover. 0872263207 . Hardcover; red boards with black cloth spine, in the original dust jacket. Very Good condition without markings. In Very Good dust jacket.; 253 pp pages .
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