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Communism in Latin America, Alexander, Robert J.
1 Alexander, Robert J. Communism in Latin America
NJ Rutgers University Press 1957 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Red cloth boards with sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Name on fep, 449 pp text tight and bright w/faint soil on edge of page block. Unclipped dj in new mylar sunned at spine w/title still more than legible. One small chip at mid gutter area, few small closed tears, light color loss at tips, displays well. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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History of Europe, From the Commencement of the French Revolution in 1789, to the Restoration of the Bourbons in 1815 Abriged from the Last London Edition For the Use of General Readers, Colleges, Academies, and Other Seminaries of Learning, Alison, Archibald F.R.S.E.; Abriged By Edward S. Gould
2 Alison, Archibald F.R.S.E.; Abriged By Edward S. Gould History of Europe, From the Commencement of the French Revolution in 1789, to the Restoration of the Bourbons in 1815 Abriged from the Last London Edition For the Use of General Readers, Colleges, Academies, and Other Seminaries of Learning
NY A. S. Barnes and Co. 1845 Third Edition Cloth Good + No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
3rd edition hardcover rebound in what appears heavy tan linen, no titles on boards of spine. Innards tight but quite foxed. Names on fep. All there but not pretty. 532 p. Reading copy. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Market Town The Story of The Countryside First Series Book 2, Allan, John R.
3 Allan, John R. Market Town The Story of The Countryside First Series Book 2
London Oxford University Press 1951 Second Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good + Book 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Edwards, Lionel R.I. 
Lovely copy in light blue boards illustrated with red drawings, lightly bumped at tips. Text tight bright. DJ in new mylar is a professional reproduction. 96 pp. A more than collectible copy of a hard to find hardcover offering. In this book the author tells the story of one market day in a country town, traces the history of the market and describes the changes which have taken place. He also describes the trade, agriculture and life of the neighborhood. There are two parts to every chapter in the book; the first is the author's part, the second serves as a guide to help the reader to find out about the same aspect of life in his own market town. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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History of the University of Richmond 1830-1971, Alley, Reuben E.
4 Alley, Reuben E. History of the University of Richmond 1830-1971
VA University Press of Virginia 1977 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Photogaphs 
Dark red 1st edition hardcover with gilt lettering has negligible wear. Off-white unclipped dj shows like new. 286 pages of tight & bright text with no tears or writing. This history has a special value to all university alumni, but, more important, it offers an enlightening record of the formative roll of the Baptist church in the development of southern education. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Nostalgia Spotlight on the Fifties, Anglo, Michael
5 Anglo, Michael Nostalgia Spotlight on the Fifties
London Universal Books 1985 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Illustrated 
Stunning copy in black boards with bright gilt titles in unclipped dj in mylar. 144 pgs of pictorial history. Nostalgia Series captures the essence of each decade in a compelling and lively way by spotlighting the people and events, the fashions and enthusiasms unique to the period. This one (first published 1976) focuses on the Festival of Britain, flying saucers, books, films, with special attention to Westerns, new indepedent comic papers. 122pp, 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Nostalgia Spotlight on the Thirties, Anglo, Michael
6 Anglo, Michael Nostalgia Spotlight on the Thirties
London Universal Books 1985 0904041484 / 9780904041484 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Illustrated 
Stunning copy in black boards with bright gilt titles in unclipped dj in mylar. 144 pgs of pictorial history. Nostalgia Series captures the essence of each decade in a compelling and lively way by spotlighting the people and events, the fashions and enthusiasms unique to the period. This one (first published 1976) focuses on the Depression, prelude to war, Hollywood, big bands, the Mafia, Spanish Civil War. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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If You Were a Girl in The Time of The Nephites, Bagley, Pat
7 Bagley, Pat If You Were a Girl in The Time of The Nephites
UT Deseret Book Co. 1989 0875792499 / 9780875792491 First Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Illustrated 
1st edition paperback with closed taped tear at head of front cover touched up with matching pen. 46 pp text clean and bright. A rare book for girls of Latter-day Saint's faith. Coloring and activity book with first page (title page) neatly colored, few items circled, few mazes completed and questions answered in ink, within the text but remains a presentable copy of an uncommon title. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Adventures With American Heroes  Teacher's Edition, Bamman, Henry A.; Robert J. Whitehead; Barham, Gal
8 Bamman, Henry A.; Robert J. Whitehead; Barham, Gal Adventures With American Heroes Teacher's Edition
IL Benefic Press 1968 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good + No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
1st edition hardcover 278 pp followed by glossary followed by 96 pg teachers guide. Barely brushed tips remain sharp, light surface soil on boards , internally fine. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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Tartan Map Of Scotland, Bartholomew, John
9 Bartholomew, John Tartan Map Of Scotland
London Bartholomew/ Harper Collins 0702803138 / 9780702803130 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Poster 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Donaldson, Louise (Hand Lettering) 
Nice copy features 96 different tartans arranged around a central map of Scotland showing the lands of the principal clans. It also includes a brief history of tartan and lists over 1000 surnames along with the clans, families and tartans with which each is associated. Opens up to a 20 x 30" wall poster. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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The Sprinkel Family Heritage Book, Bayley, Beatrice
10 Bayley, Beatrice The Sprinkel Family Heritage Book
Beatrice Bayley, Inc 1982 First Edition Hardcover As New No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Brand new book in green leather boards with gilt ornamentation. A book of family history with only the title page and ownership leaf filled in, remainder of book void of personal information but full of the author's (Beatrice Bayley's) sources for anybody to search for their family roots. Includes a brief history of name origins, common names and their translations, meaning and origins of heraldry, genealogical jargon, forward lineage charts, personal history sheet, suggested references. Unpag, approx 230 pp. Appears to have been ordered from publisher Beatrice Bayley then never filled in. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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The Economics and Politics of The Middle East, Becker, Abraham S.; Hansen, Bent; Kerr, Malcolm; Foreword By Sidney S. Alexander
11 Becker, Abraham S.; Hansen, Bent; Kerr, Malcolm; Foreword By Sidney S. Alexander The Economics and Politics of The Middle East
NY American Elsevier Publishing Co. 1975 0444001506 / 9780444001504 First Edition Hardcover Very Good + No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Tight bright 1st edition in orange cloth with sharp tips and spine ends. Exlib with pocket pulled but all pages present. 131 pp without tears or fingerprints. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Mending Lives, Healing Hearts The Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches The First 40 Years, Board, Prudy Taylor; Colcord, Esther B.; Carl Stauffer Editor
12 Board, Prudy Taylor; Colcord, Esther B.; Carl Stauffer Editor Mending Lives, Healing Hearts The Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches The First 40 Years
VA The Donning Company Publishers 1997 0898659884 / 9780898659887 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9¾ 
Near fine 1st edition review copy hardcover. 144 pp text crisp and unread. Serious 'ding' on foot of both boards, bumped spine ends, review sticker on rear panel of dj, else fine. Help and rehabilitation boys home in Florida on the Suwannee River. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Women Who Made History, Borer, Mary Cathcart
13 Borer, Mary Cathcart Women Who Made History
London Frederick Warne 1963 072320361X / 9780723203612 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Ex-Library 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hoddell, Moira 
1st edition hardcover with bumped spine ends and lightly shelf worn boards, text tight and bright. DJ in mylar looks VG. Exlib with all pages and pocket present. 192 pp. Includes: Intro/ Famous Women of the Eighteenth Century/ Angelica Kauffmann/ Jane Austin/ Elizabeth Fry/ Florence Nightingale/ Mrs. Beaton/ Mary Kingsley/ Mrs. Pankhurst/ Marie Curie. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Let's Go to Plymouth with the Pilgrims  SIGNED, Borreson, Mary Jo
14 Borreson, Mary Jo Let's Go to Plymouth with the Pilgrims SIGNED
NY G. P. Putnam's Sons 1963 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good + No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall McCann, Gerald 
Author's Presentation Copy: Signed on fep "To Danny & Johnny, with best wishes from Mary Jo Borreson 1968". 1st edition hardcover in illustrated cloth with lightly brushed tips, illustrated yellow background boards show Papa Pilgrim chopping a log while two others assemble a cabin and his wife and son look on. Mayflower in harbour behind them. Library binding but NOT an exlib. 48 tight and bright pages with many duo-tone illustrations throughout 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Lay My Burden Down  A Folk History of Slavery, Botkin, B.A.
15 Botkin, B.A. Lay My Burden Down A Folk History of Slavery
IL The University of Chicago Press 1973 0226067211 / 9780226067216 Tenth Impression Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Photographs 
Bright red exlib hardcover has partial call tag on spine, light color loss along edges and tips are lightly bumped. 298 tight pages have ex. lib card pocket on FEP, several lib stamps otherwise text is crisp with no tears. "Lay My Burden Down" is a selection and integration of excerpts and complete narratives from the Slave Narrative Collection of The Federal Writers' Project. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Weavers Of Tales  A Collection of Cherokee Legends Re-written in Indian Style, Bradley, Ramona K.
16 Bradley, Ramona K. Weavers Of Tales A Collection of Cherokee Legends Re-written in Indian Style
Cherokee, N.C. Privately Published by Betty Dupree 1967 Reprint Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Illustrated 
VG condition cream colored paperback with brown line drawings and title on frt cov, rear cov blank. 36 pp filled with 24 stories re-written with an American Indian touch, adapted for the enjoyment of young people of all ages. No names, tears or soil, Corners of book covers lightly curled. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Daughters of the Cause  Women of the Civil War, Broadwater, Robert P.; Edited By Campbell, Joseph T.
17 Broadwater, Robert P.; Edited By Campbell, Joseph T. Daughters of the Cause Women of the Civil War
PA Daisy Publishing 1993 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Photographs 
1st edition paperback with one tiny soil spot on cover. 45 pp text as new. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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The Patowmack Canal  America's Greatest Eighteenth Century Engineering Achievement, Brown, Alexander Crosby
18 Brown, Alexander Crosby The Patowmack Canal America's Greatest Eighteenth Century Engineering Achievement
VA The Virginia Canals & Navigations Society 1888838078 / 9781888838077 First Edition Paperback Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Photographs 
16 pgs. Lovely undated copy with light sticker mark at upper fore edge of frt cover, else fine. No names, tears or soil. Includes: America's Greatest Eighteenth Century Achievement/ Washington's Dream - Opening Up the West/ Mount Vernon Compact/ Washington - Patowmack Company President/ Improving River Navigation/ Plans for Five By-Pass Canals/ Building the Canal at Great Falls/ Completion of the Canal at Great Falls/ Canal Commerce/ Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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A History of Eroticism  6 Volume Set, Brusendorff, Ove; Henningsen, Poul
19 Brusendorff, Ove; Henningsen, Poul A History of Eroticism 6 Volume Set
NY Lyle Stuart 1967 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Fine first edition complete 6 volume set. Fine red hardcovers in glossy dust jackets showing very light surface wear, all in new mylar and display very well. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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Knights and Castles and Feudal Life, Buehr, Walter
20 Buehr, Walter Knights and Castles and Feudal Life
NY G. P. Putnam's Sons 1957 Second Printing Pictorial Buckram Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Tight bright exlib with all pages and pocket present. Few taped tears in text, occasional smudge or mark not obscuring text. Interesting, well illustrated book. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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