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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Tom Sawyer's Comrade

by Twain, Mark

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Turtleman Books
Published
1941
Condition
Poor
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$4.19

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This older book is showing its age. There is a page which has come loose (see photo #3) and the front endpaper is threatening to do the same (photo #4). The dust cover has its fair share of tears and a piece is missing from the back (photo #2). This is a fairly typical Whitman edition for… Read more
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Frenchman's Creek

by du Maurier, Daphne

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Turtleman Books
Published
1984
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9780440126881
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$2.69

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A lady of London crosses paths with a pirate from France. Romance and adventure ensues. 310 pages. Wear at the corners and edges, with some spine creases as well Pages clean, bright, intact.
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Secret of Deer Mountain

by Lansing, E. H.

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Turtleman Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good-
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$2.49

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Two brothers set out to discover the cause of mysterious happenings on Deer Mountain. For juvenile readers. Book has very little wear. 140 pages, with illustrations.
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Secret of the Old Post Box

by Sterling, Dorothy

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Turtleman Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good-
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$4.49

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Dust jacket encased in protective plastic. Little wear. 190 pages, illustrated. A group of children search for a hidden treasure from the revolutionary war days.
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The Indian Mummy Mystery

by Nesbit, Troy

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Turtleman Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good-
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$3.99

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Some wear at the corners. Owner's name inside front cover. Pages clean, intact, unmarked. Set in Colorado. Appropriate for teens and tweens. Illustrated, 280 pages.
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The Mystery at Rustlers' Fort

by Nesbit, Troy

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Turtleman Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
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$3.99

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Very little wear. Brief inscription opposite title page. 282 pages. Set at Grand Canyon. Suitable for 10-15 age group. Illustrated.
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$3.99
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Jason and the Golden Fleece

by Gunther, John

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Turtleman Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good-
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$1.89

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Thin trade paperback, 64 pages. Retelling of the classic tale for younger readers. One corner crease on the front cover. A pair of simple math problems worked out in pencil on the title page. Otherwise, unmarked. Really pretty good for a 57 year old children's book. Illustrated
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Rogue Male

by Household, Geoffrey

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Turtleman Books
Published
1967
Condition
Fair
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$1.99

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Not a lot of wear for its age. A small 1 cm. tear in the front cover, some folds and chips. The pages have some waviness from an exposure to water, but with minimal staining and no real damage. All pages are clean, intact and readable. Owner's name inside front cover. The story of an assassin who… Read more
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On Wings of Eagles

by Follett, Ken

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Turtleman Books
Published
1984
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9780451131515
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$2.59

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A true story, told by a master of espionage fiction. A rescue of Americans imprisoned in Iran, organized up by millionaire businessman, Ross Perot. The rescued were Perot's EDS employees in Iran in 1978. A real-life thriller. The book is in good condition, just a few spine creases and a little cover discoloration due to time on the… Read more
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Metro Girl

by Evanovich, Janet

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Turtleman Books
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780060584023
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$3.99

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Alexandra Barnaby Book #1. A mystery with Evanovich's usual humorous style, but maybe fewer destroyed cars. Book is in excellent condition, showing very little signs of wear. A small amount of price sticker residue on the lower back cover. Only two books in this series, thus far.
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The Lions of al-Rassan

by Kay, Guy Gavriel

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Turtleman Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780060733490
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$7.49

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Trade paperback. A little shelf wear. Slight curling to the cover as is often the case with large paperbacks. No other wear that I can see. Set in a medieval land not of this world, but definitely similar, the empire has devolved into warring city-states and a void where a strong leader could take over. Two rivals… Read more
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The Sands of Time

by Sheldon, Sidney

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Turtleman Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780446356831
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$3.29

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Very little wear. Pages in great condition. A novel set in Spain against the backdrop of Basque separatist conflict, where four nuns must leave the convent for four very different reasons. Many other subplots are intertwined.
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A Small Town in Germany

by Le Carre, John

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Turtleman Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780330023061
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$3.39

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Little wear. 319 clean, tight, bright pages. Anglo-German intrigue and the potential for chaos and a whole lot more.
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By Secret Railway

by Meadowcroft, Enid La Monte

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Turtleman Books
Published
1967
Condition
Good
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$2.99

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A story of a poor young white boy helping an escaped slave of similar age get to Canada in 1860. The story is fiction, but the danger was very real in those days. There is some wear, but not too much. Some turned corners, a few chips and rubs, and 1.3 cm tear to the top rear… Read more
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The Call of the Wild

by London, Jack

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Turtleman Books
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good-
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$4.49

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210 pages. Little wear other than rubbing at the corners. Pages slightly yellowed. Jack London's famous story about a dog's survival and triumph. Owner's name inside front cover.
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Bloody Jack

by Meyer, L. A.

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Turtleman Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780152050856
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$4.89

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Trade paperback. An orphan from the streets of London signs on as a ship's boy aboard a vessel chasing pirates. Faced with many obstacles, the top two are staying alive and hiding the fact that this ship's boy is a girl. Very little wear, just a couple of slightly turned corners on the cover. 289 bright,… Read more
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The Little Drummer Girl

by Le Carre, John

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Turtleman Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First
ISBN
9780394530154
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$6.49

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Spies vs. terrorists. The world le Carré writes about so well. First edition. Book is in very good condition. The only blemishes are a tear at the bottom of the "also written by.." page, and the owner's name inside front cover. The dust jacket, on the other hand has suffered a number of tears, both small… Read more
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Cold Storage, Alaska

by Straley, John

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Turtleman Books
Published
2014
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Advance Uncopyedited
ISBN
9781616953065
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$4.99

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Advance uncopyedited edition. Intrigue in a slightly dysfunctional Alaskan fishing village. Lively and entertaining read. Almost like new, no significant wear.
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Great Tales of Action and Adventure

by Bennett, George, Ed.

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Turtleman Books
Published
1966
Condition
Fair
Item Price
$1.89

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Front cover has a 4.5 cm tear, repaired with tape front and back. Some of the cover is torn off the spine, 1.7 cm top and 2.5 cm bottom. Owner's name in at least four places. Pages intact, still attached to the binding, and only slightly yellowed. Twelve suspense stories of mystery and terror, by the… Read more
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Juxtaposition (The Apprentice Adept, Book 3)

by Anthony, Piers

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Turtleman Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780345349347
Item Price
$2.29

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A few marks of wear, including those little creases down the spine that you get when someone reads a paperback. Of course, reading is the whole purpose of having a book, right? Otherwise, everything looks splendid. Apprentice Adept book #3. In an interesting side note, the back of the book refers to this issue as being… Read more
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