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Dawn in the East

By Phyllis Thompson

London: Marshall Pickering - Collins. Very Good. 1990. First Edition. Paperback. 0551020180 . Very good. Pages are clean and intact, no markings other than small bookstore sticker on endpage. Cover has light creasing, light edgewear, light soiling and old price sticker on rear. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 86 pages; These stories are of nominal Christians, Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs and animists who discovered Jesus for themselves. They include such names as Sadhu Sundar Singh, Wang Ming Dao and John Sung, who had a large impact on those around them, and whose influence then spread further afield as thousands were inspired by their faith. The author was a missionary in China for many years. (60os, 5-18) .


The Secret Origins of Bigfoot

By Warren Smith

Nyc: Zebra Books. Very Good. 1977. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. 0890832250 . Very good. Pages clean and intact, no markings, light age tanning to interior. Cover has light edge/corner wear, light scuffing, and light creasing/indentations across cover. "Startling evidence of another form of life on Earth today... Is Bigfoot a "throwback" from prehistoric times, or a preview of life in the future? Here are documented accounts of sightings of Sasquatch and Bigfoot throughout the world, from great shaggy humanoids of the Himalayan Mountains to manlike creatures prowling the wilderness of the United States and Canada...." (99os,5-18) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .


William and Catherine Booth, God's Soldiers

By Jenty Fairbank

London: Salvationist Publishing and Supplies Ltd.. Very Good+. 1974. First Edition. Softcover. 0340176407 . Salvationist Publishing, London 1974, paperback. Very nice condition. Pages clean and intact, no markings. Cover has light edge wear, slightly moreso to spine ends, light scuffing to edges and rear. William Booth was the founder and first General of the Salvation Army. In 1855 he married Catherine Mumford who became the Mother of this world-wide army of God's soldiers..... (120os,5-18) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 125 pages .


The Bay City Rollers

By Tom Paton with Michael Wale

New York: Berkley Medallion. Very Good. 1975. First Edition. Paperback. 042503044x . Very good. Pages clean and intact, no markings, light age tanning to interior. Cover has light scuffing, light edge/corner wear and minor creasing, b/w photos. Their own stories and intimate account of their lives and career. The only offical biography of the Bay City Rollers. (95os,5-18) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .


It Could Have Been Worse, The Autobiography of a Pioneer

By Peggy Holmes; Aided and Abetted by Joy Roberts

Toronto: Totem Books. Good. 1983. First Edition. Softcover. 0002168553 . Totem Books, 1983, paperback edition. Very good interior, with good-minus cover. Pages are clean and intact, with no markings. Age tanning to pages and inside covers. B/w photos. Cover has scuffing, several creases, small amount of price sticker residue, and moderate edge and corner wear. In 1919 young Peggy Holmes arrived in Canada with one of the first contingents of World War I brides, bound for Northern Alberta to homestead in the bush country near St. Lima. Pioneering in the Canadian wilderness was far removed from the comfortable existence Peggy had known growing up in Kingston-upon-Hull, England, but she brought to it all the joy of living that still characterizes her today at 82 (when the book was written)..... (125os,0415) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 190 pages .


Strange As it Seems

By Hix, Elsie

Bantam Books. Good. 1955. Softcover. Bantam 1955 edition, #1334 (#4 on spine). Pages intact and unmarked other than very light stain affecting top edge of first few pages. Light age tanning to pages and covers. Cover has moderage edge/corner wear, some creasing, edge rubbing and small tears to spine bottom, which have been neatly taped. Cover pulls away a bit from spine bottom front and rear but no pages are loose. B/w illus. , 195 pages plus ads. Fantastic, impossible, but true facts from around the world. (85os) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 195 pages .


How to Talk Dirty and Influence People, Lenny Bruce's Autobiography

By Bruce, Lenny

Playboy Press. Good. 1973. Sixth Printing. Softcover. Pages all intact, with no markings, some age tanning to interior. Paper split at spine at one point but no loose pages. Cover has scuffing, several creases and moderate wear to edges/corners. An autobiography by Lenny Bruce. (175noto) .



By Asimov, Isaac

Pinnacle. Very Good+. 1989. First Edition. Softcover. 155817169x . Pages are clean and tight, light age tanning. Cover has light edgewear and a small amount of creasing. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 1 pages; When is right wrong . . . And vice versa? Find out in this collection of chemical conundrums, galactic puzzles, and astronomical anomalies. From the center of the human brain to the outer reaches of the universe, Asimov delights readers with his wit and charm. [155-noto] .



By Erwin, Carol with Miller, Floyd

Popular Library. Very Good. 1969. First Edition. Softcover. Pages are clean and unmarked, age tanning to pages and inside covers. Cover has tanning, light edge & corner wear and creasing to spine. "Straight from the hip, the story of the most prosperous madam in the west - and how she got that way! Here are all the customs, customers and chums - among them 'Legs' Diamond and 'Pretty Boy' Floyd - of a fun-loving, successful and respectable madam..." (*shipping will be reduced after checkout to all locations) [121-osl] ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .



By Lenin, V. I.

Moscow: Progress Publishers. Very Good. 1970. Softcover. B000XY81IQ . Progress Publishers 1970 edition. Reprint. Light edge and corner wear, fading to edges, a little creasing small tears spine bottom. Internal pages tight and clean. 132 pages. Translated from the Russian. (osl) ; 8vo .


CAUGHT IN THE ACT The True Adventures of a Divorce Detective
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CAUGHT IN THE ACT The True Adventures of a Divorce Detective

By Pearce, William W.

Day Books. Very Good. 1978. Softcover. 0812818911 . Paperback edition, Day Books, 1978 printing. Cover has slight wear to edges and light soiling. Pages clean and intact. "CAUGHT IN THE ACT..reveals the inside stories of some very resourceful adulterers, including The Smuggler and the Secretary..Sex in Stereo..The Motorcycle Manic..The Girl with the Sexy Underwear..Mr. Excitement..The Kidnap Caper..The Family Affair..Playing Post Office..The Party in Prince William Park..and many more exciting, informative case histories. Also contains the: Ten Cardinal Rules for committing adultery without getting caught. " (115osl) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 153 pages .


CHE, THE MAKING OF A LEGEND Guerilla Hero of a Generation in Revolt
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CHE, THE MAKING OF A LEGEND Guerilla Hero of a Generation in Revolt

By Ebon, Martin

Signet/Nal. Very Good. 1969. First Edition. Softcover. Light wear to edges/corner, light yellowing & soiling of cover, crease to spine. Interior clean & unmarked, heavy age tanning inside covers and page edges. B/w photos. Che Guevera gave up his privileged position in society to become a living symbol of revolution. From Castro's Cuba to the remote jungles of Bolivia, he fought - and died - for his belief that violent rebellion is the only hope of the oppressed "third world".... (*shipping will be reduced on this lighter book) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .


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By Kaplan, John

Pocket Books. Very Good. 1971. First Edition; Second Printing. Softcover. 0671780557 . Pocket Books 1971 printing. Paperback 12mo (7" tall). Light wear to edges and corners, scuffing of cover. Interior clean and unmarked other than date written on 1st page. An internationally recognized expert on drug-abuse analyzes the medical and social evidence on America's third and most widely used "drug" and discusses the case for its legalization....; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 402 pages; Is marijuana all that harmful? Even assuming that the drug is dangerous, do the current punishments fit the crime? .... (140-noto) .


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By Wolfe, Tom

Bantam Books. Good. 1971. Softcover. Internal pages are clean & tight, however cover does have considerable wear, creasing, fading, reading copy only. The author has created an appallingly funny, cool, small, deflative two-scene social drama about America's biggest, hottest and most perplexing problem. (*shipping will be reduced after checkout on this lighter book) [osl]; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .


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By Page, Bruce; Leitch, David; Knightley, Phillip

England: Penguin. Good+. 1969. Softcover. Light edge & corner wear, small tear to back cover has left a tiny tear to the last few pages. Age tanning to cover & pages. Internal pages are clean & tight other than above. B/w photos. "Throughout the years of greatest East-West tension every British intelligence effort was jeopardized, because the head of anti-Soviet operations in the Secret Intelligence Service was himself a Soviet agent. In this book three Sunday Times journalists piece together the scarcely credible story of Kim Philby...." (noto) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .


OH, EDEN!  A Zany Love Story, the Play They Nearly Banned in New York
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OH, EDEN! A Zany Love Story, the Play They Nearly Banned in New York

By Rogers, David

Warner Books. Very Good. 1974. First Edition. Softcover. Light wear to edges, crease along spine edge and bottom corner, light soiling, interior pages clean & tight. 270 pages. "Here's the unzipped zonked-out story of a play they nearly banned in New York. A zany love story. The funny, sexy expose of a nude stage extravaganza-uninhibited and unbelievable!" (*shipping will be reduced to most locations) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .


NOTORIOUS LADIES OF THE FRONTIER Vol. II, the Ladies Who Lit Bright Lights  Across the Rugged West
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NOTORIOUS LADIES OF THE FRONTIER Vol. II, the Ladies Who Lit Bright Lights Across the Rugged West

By Drago, Harry Sincalir

Ballantine Books. Very Good+. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Light wear edges/corners, interior clean & tight, age tanning to page edges. B/w photos. 145 pages. Including: Mattie Silks, China Polly, Elizabeth Taylor, Pearl Starr, Baby Doe Tabor & Diamond Lil..Some of them were scarlet ladies, some were adventuresses, some gamblers, and some were women whose views were too strong for their time, who found in the West the open spaces and the challenges they needed. (*shipping will be reduced to most locations) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .


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By Durrell, Gerald

U. K.: Penguin. Near Fine. 1985. Softcover. 0140020845 . Reprint. Excellent condition with only light wear wear. Numerous b/w illustrations. 191 pages. The true and hilarious story of how Gerald Durrell and his wife set up their own zoo. Journeying to the Cameroons, he and his wife, helped by the renowned Fon of Bafut, managed to collect "plenty beef". Their difficulties began when they found themselves back home, with Cholmondely the chimpanzee, Bug-eye the bush-baby, and other founder members....and nowhere to put them. (120? -osl) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .



By Steinbeck, John Iv

Dell Books. Very Good+. 1970. First Edition. Softcover. Light wear to edges, interior clean & tight, slight age yellowing. First book for John Steinbeck's son. " ...This is the story of one year in the life of a young man. In that year , he learned about the beauty of seductions of Vietnam, the horror of the war there, the hypocrisy awaiting him at home, and the price of challenging it....He speaks with the authentic voice of a generation. " (*shipping will be reduced on this light book ) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .


THE STORY OF LOUIS RIEL The Rebel Chief 1885
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THE STORY OF LOUIS RIEL The Rebel Chief 1885

By Collins, Joseph Edmund

Toronto: Coles Publishing. Very Good. 1970. Softcover. Facsimile of 1885 edition published by J. S. Robertson & Brothers, b/w illustrations. Cover has light edge and corner wear, light staining to one outer edge, light creasing to back upper corner and last few pages. Several tiny edge tears to pages. Pages otherwise clean and tight. The story of the Riel led rebellion in the Canadian Red River country. Louis Riel, the Canadian religious figure and prophet of a new order in the West who was plagued with bouts of insanity, was a once enigmatic man who has become one of the most closely scrutinized figures in Canadian history, leading to a century-long debate about whether Riel was a great political leader or a madman..... Louis Riel died on the gallows in 1885, and his nation died with him. [300-osl]; 8vo .


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