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image of We Who Would Take No Prisoners: Selections from the Fifth International  Conference on Penal Abolition

We Who Would Take No Prisoners: Selections from the Fifth International Conference on Penal Abolition

by MacLean, Brian D. / Pepinsky, Harold E. (Eds. )

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine with no dust jacket
ISBN
9780969764342
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Vancouver, Canada. Vancouver, Canada: Collective Press. Fine with no dust jacket. 1993. Softcover. Paper covers are a bit rubbed. . Selections from the Fifth International Conference on Penal Abolition held in Bloomington, IN in 1991. Attendees were among the "pacifists of criminal justice." Arguments for the demise of the prison system as it exists today. 8 scholarly… Read more
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The Mystery of Sleep

by Bigelow, John

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1903
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
3rd Revised Edition
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$75.00

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New York. New York: Harper & Bros. Very Good+. 1903. 3rd Revised Edition. Hardcover. Bound in green cloth with marbled boards, bright gilt titles to spine, bright gilt top page ends. A little rubbing and scuffing to extremities of spine and corners, owner stamp on pastedowns. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. This is a… Read more
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Curtis and Allied Families

by Curtis, Oscar Franklin

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1995
Condition
As New with no dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition. 1st Printing
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$75.00

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Bloomington. Bloomington: Self Published. As New with no dust jacket. 1995. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects, book is As New. Bound in blue cloth with bright gilt titles. . Geneology of the Curtis family, as well as a shorter study of the Campbell, Hale, Logan, Raymond, Rowley, Schmedeke, and Schmiedeke families. Index. 241 p. .… Read more
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image of Playboy (January 1989) Vol. 36 No. 1 (Collector's Edition) 35th  Anniversary Issue

Playboy (January 1989) Vol. 36 No. 1 (Collector's Edition) 35th Anniversary Issue

by Hefner, Hugh, Ed.

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine with no dust jacket
Edition
Brunetiere Edition
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$205.00

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Chicago. Chicago: Playboy Enterprises, Inc.. Fine with no dust jacket. 1989. Brunetiere Edition. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are clean, binding is tight; book appears unread. This is a hardcover book bound in black faux leather with bright silver titles and decoration to front cover and spine. . . Black boards with silver bunny decoration on front cover… Read more
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$205.00
image of From the Kumbaz to the Kaftan: Jewish and Palestinian Costumes

From the Kumbaz to the Kaftan: Jewish and Palestinian Costumes

by Benzoor, Nina

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$60.00

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Haifa. Haifa: The Museum of Music and Ethnology. Fine. 1995. 1st Edition. Softcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Text is in English and Hebrew. This is an exhibition catalog. 90 garments are described, many with illustrations. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 55 pages.… Read more
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image of Danger-Heavy Goods: Driving the Toughest, Most Dangerous Roads in the World

Danger-Heavy Goods: Driving the Toughest, Most Dangerous Roads in the World

by Hutchison, Robert A.

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1988
Condition
Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition. 1st Printing
ISBN
9780688067564
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$50.00

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William Morrow & Co. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1988. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine book in a VG" dust jacket. Jacket is a bit rubbed, a little creased at top edge, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears … Read more
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Hunting for Hope: a Father's Journeys

by Sanders, Scott Russell

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780807063248
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$30.00

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Beacon Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket, the latter now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . SIGNED, DATED AND INSCRIBED by the author on the first endpaper. . 8vo 8" - 9"… Read more
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image of The Defensive Use of the Handgun for the Novice

The Defensive Use of the Handgun for the Novice

by Williams, Mason

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine with no dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780398037208
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$30.00

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Springfield, Ill. . Springfield, Ill.: Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1978. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Light and minor foxing to fore-edge of pages and half-title page, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Printed on coated paper, profusely illustrated. . 8vo -… Read more
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Handbook of Square Dances

by Bossing, Ed, Comp.

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1951
Condition
Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
1st Printing
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$20.00

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Chicago. Chicago: H. T. Fitzsimons. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1951. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine book in VG jacket. Dust jacket is rippled, now in protective mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Bright green cloth covers, pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . An illustrated handbook to the art of square… Read more
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image of Farm Crops: Judging, Identification and Grading

Farm Crops: Judging, Identification and Grading

by Staten, Hi W. ; Melvin D. Jones

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine with no dust jacket
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$22.50

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Philadelphia. Philadelphia: Blakiston Company. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1951. Hardcover. Slight sunning to spine, minor corner bump to front cover. Green cloth covers with silver titles. . Designed as a comprehensive textbook in judging and identification of farm crops and the training of judging teams in high schools and colleges. Glossary, bibliography, index. Illustrated … Read more
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image of The Edinburgh Review, or Critical Journal: December 1835 .... January  1836, Vol. LXIL

The Edinburgh Review, or Critical Journal: December 1835 .... January 1836, Vol. LXIL

by Longman

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1836
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
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$80.00

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Edinburgh. Edinburgh: Longman. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1836. Hardcover. A little foxing to endpapers and a few pages, hinges starting. Book has been rebound with new boards and endpapers. . Among many others, critical articles review: "Travels in Ethiopia" by G. A. Hoskins; "On the diffusion of knowledge amongst the middle classes" by James Williamson;… Read more
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25 Years of Shorthorns

by Potter, Paul

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1972
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$90.00

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Fairbury Record Print. Co. Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1972. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Black boards are a little rubbed, top page ends slightly spotted. Bright gilt titles to front cover and spine. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Jacket is fragile and brittle, now protected by mylar… Read more
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$90.00
image of Karjalan Kielta Ja Kansankulttuuria

Karjalan Kielta Ja Kansankulttuuria

by Virtaranta, Helmi Ja Pertti

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9789519403304
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$65.00

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Helsinki. Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura. Very Good. 1990. Softcover. Book is cocked with scattered ink marks on some pages. . Printed on glossy paper, illustrated with photos. Text is entirely in the Finnish language. Previous owner was Felix Oinas, Estonian scholar at Indiana University until his passing in 2004. There is a lengthy inscription to Oinas by the… Read more
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image of The Asian Newspapers' Reluctant Revolution

The Asian Newspapers' Reluctant Revolution

by Lent, John A.

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good+ in Good dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition. 1st Printing
ISBN
9780813813356
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$21.50

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Ames. Ames: Iowa State Univ Press. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket. 1971. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Jacket is rubbed on surfaces, edgewear, small chips and tears, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Slight rubbing to bottom edge of yellow cloth boards, remainder mark to bottom page ends. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. .… Read more
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image of The Circus from Rome to Ringling

The Circus from Rome to Ringling

by May, Earl Chapin

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition. Later Printing
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$21.50

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NY. NY: Duffield and Green. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1932. 1st Edition. Later Printing. Hardcover. Yellow cloth covers are lightly soiled, small tear at foot of spine, rubbed at extremities, slightly shaken. Owners' names and blindstamps on preliminary pages, which are also slightly soiled and foxed. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. .… Read more
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image of The Federal Role in Urban Mass Transportation

The Federal Role in Urban Mass Transportation

by Smerk, George M.

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition. 1st Printing
ISBN
9780253352835
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$30.00

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Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana U. Press. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1991. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Jacket is stressed at extremities, rubbed, vertical crease on front flap, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . Scholarly work in twelve chapters. By all… Read more
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image of Panders and Their White Slaves

Panders and Their White Slaves

by Roe, Clifford G.

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1910
Condition
Near Fine with no dust jacket
Edition
1st Edition. 1st Printing
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$45.00

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NY. NY: Fleming H. Revell. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1910. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Book is in beautiful condition, with just a bit of rubbing to black cloth covers and small stains on a few pages. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Non-fiction book describing panders (procurers of young girls) who kidnap… Read more
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Meister Karl's Sketch-Book

by Leland, Charles G.

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine with no dust jacket
Edition
Facsimile Reprint
ISBN
9780839811541
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$20.00

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Upper Saddle River, NJ. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Literature House / Gregg Press. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1970. Facsimile Reprint. Hardcover. Blue cloth covers are a bit rubbed. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Facsimile reprint of a book originally published by Parry & McMillan in 1855. Includes an additional 32 pages of ads.… Read more
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image of Practical Radio & Television (Two 5-Inch-Thick Binders, Set of 60 Booklets)

Practical Radio & Television (Two 5-Inch-Thick Binders, Set of 60 Booklets)

by National Radio Institute (Various Authors)

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1950
Condition
Good+ with no dust jacket
Item Price
$150.00

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Washington, D. C.. Washington, D. C.: National Radio Institute. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1950. Softcover. About 60 pamphlets or booklets from the National Radio Institute bound together in two binders, each about 5 inches thick. Booklets are from 1947-1950. Some covers are worn and faded, but most are in very good condition. A few have slightly… Read more
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image of Time Magazine February 1, 1982 [Franklin Roosevelt]

Time Magazine February 1, 1982 [Franklin Roosevelt]

by Editor, Time Magazine

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Sweet Beagle Books
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Time, Inc.. Very Good. 1982. Softcover. Cover: President Franklin Roosevelt. "The New Deal: FDR's Disputed Legacy. " 24p. Special section evaluates the New Deal, many b/w photos. Removed mailing label has also removed top layer of cover under the label. . C0 .
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