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Tales of Old Wiltshire

By: Millson, Cecilia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Countryside Books: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 30689

ISBN: 1853063819

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint paperback with 96 pp., b/w illustrations by Don Osmond. - Near fine with negligible surface wear at tips from storage. Contents: 'Wiltshire has a great richness of stories from bygone days, amazing tales of drama and pageantry which have been retold by each generation and become blurred and confused with the passage of time. Cecilia Millson here restores these stories to their original vigor and color.'. View more info

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Tiny Goes Back In Time A Bermuda History Tour

By: Mulderig, Elizabeth A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bermuda, The Bermudian Publishing Company Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32683

ISBN: 9768143061

Condition: Very Good


Tight bright 1st edition hardcover in beige cloth with a small 'ding' at head of rear board, tips lightly bumped but not rubbed. Internally as new. Unclipped dj in new mylar has two closed tears on rear panel, rub at head of spine but displays well with bright color art of frog shackled in stocks on rear cover, girl frog lauding on a Calabash tree in front of the ocean with sailing ships in background. A history of Bermuda written for children that tells of fishing, whaling, punishments and local vegetation. View more info

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In The Shade of The Vines A Selection of Essays and Photographs with an illustrated History of The Napa Valley

By: Nasitir, Judith H.; William Harlan: Editors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: CA, Meadowood: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 34024

ISBN: 0975338900

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition hardcover in beige cloth with ribbon marker sewn in. Sharp tips and spine ends, No dj. 265 pg history in words and pictures of the Napa Valley wine region of California. View more info

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A Trip To Columbia Land of Mountain Coffee

By: National Federation of Coffee Growers of Columbia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: South America, National Federation of Coffee Growers of Columbia:

Seller Id: 28075

Condition: Very Good


Rare 32 pg booklet illustrated in colorful 50's artwork and photos explain the history of coffee, growing, trade and brewing. Light color loss on brown background covers from storage. Interesting beverage ephemera. View more info

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Virginia Beautiful

By: Nutting, Wallace

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Garden City Publishing: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 37457

Condition: Very Good


1st edition, second printing in beautiful pictorial tan cloth boards, age toned end papers. Price clipped dj has a small sticker pull at foot of chipped spine. Dust jacket has aging spots, several small chips and a 2 inch open tear at foot of spine but shows nicely in new mylar. Lightly age toned end papers, some light foxing at end papers & title page. 262 pages with a few smudges along bottom edge but has no tears or writing. View more info

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Old Salem North Carolina

By: Owen, Mary Barrow: Editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NC, The Garden Club of North Carolina: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46224

Condition: Fine


Gift quality, stated first edition hardcover in nubby light beige linen covered boards with sharp tips and spine ends. Title printed in olive green on frt board, no title on spine. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil in the deckle-edged (untrimmed) 173 pp text. Profusely illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. A work to contribute to the understanding of the social development of NC, specifically Winston-Salem. To make the story better known, The Garden Club of North Carolina has produced this volume, whereby customs, ideals and manner of living in this community, as revealed i... View more info

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Russia Land of Intrigue SIGNED

By: Owens, Frances Harris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 22636

Condition: Fine


1st edition paperback in red card covers with black titles showing sharp tips and spine ends.. Rare presentation copy inscribed by the author "With Very Best Wishes Frances Harris Owen" on fep. 122 pp. Illust w/a few simple line drawings and a map. Describes the author's travels in Russia. She attempts to explain some misconceptions and shares some of her favorite locations. Includes a chapter on Faberge - Goldsmith to the Czars. View more info

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Jan and the Reindeer

By: Palazzo, Tony

Price: $5.00

Publisher: IL, Garrard Publishing Co.: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 23982

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback with one small crease on lower cover tip, small dancing cat personal stamp on inside cover, 44 pp text crisp and unmarked. Story of the folks and reindeer who live in Lapland. View more info

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Doggie Tails with Alex and Andria in Alexandria

By: Palermino, Patricka McMullin

Price: $28.00

Publisher: VA, Tattle tale Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43948

ISBN: 0978862708

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover showing light color loss at still sharp tips and spine ends, Red paper covered hardcover with lovely illustration. 2 black Scotties and one West Highland White terrier wear traditional Scottish kilts and march w/drums in Alexandria. One former owner's name sticker on frt paste down, no other marks, tears or soil, appears unread. unpag, approx 32 pp w/a quiz in the rear. View more info

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A Letter From India

By: Papas, William

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Franklin Watts, Inc: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45678

Condition: Very Good


Nice exlib hardcover with paper pulls on plain hot pink endpps from formerly glued dj flaps, dj now in new mylar and looks VG. In this letter home to his son, Papas and his daughter Peta who are traveling in India, Papas gives a vivid personal impression of this great land and its people. Here and there Peta takes time off from her intense enjoyment of seeing so many strange and exciting things for the first time to throw in a few sketches and an unfinished not of her own. View more info

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Maisie Goes to Glasgow

By: Paterson, Aileen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Scotland, Three Hills Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16443

ISBN: 1871705010

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback with small curl to outer edges of paperback frt covers 32 pp. Maisie the cat shares her enjoyment in her trip to Glasgow View more info

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Under The Blue Ledge Nelson County, Virginia

By: Pollard, Oliver A. Jr.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: VA, The Dietz Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33508

Condition: As New


Sharp, straight first edition hardcover in beige linen cloth boards with black titles. 256 pp. Includes as published folded color topographical map of Nelson City, VA in pocket provided in rear of book. Unclipped color illustrated dj in new mylar shows negligible color loss at tips from storage, no tears or loss. More than suitable for collector's library or gifting to a very special someone. In the center of Virginia lies beautiful and historic Nelson County. Under the Blue Ledge explores the mountains, valleys and rocky streams, the winding country roads and croplands which have defined the ... View more info

Image for Aerial Odyssey  Cuba, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Porto Rico, Virgin Islands, Lesser Atilles, Trinidad, Guiana, Venezuela, Columbia, Panama. Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Mexico  SIGNED

Aerial Odyssey Cuba, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Porto Rico, Virgin Islands, Lesser Atilles, Trinidad, Guiana, Venezuela, Columbia, Panama. Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Mexico SIGNED

By: Powell, E. Alexander

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45894

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in blue cloth boards with bright silver titles has bumped spine ends and fairly sharp tips. 292 pp text is crisp and unmarked. No names, tears or soil, not exlib. Displays well in professionally reproduced unclipped surface soiled and age toned dj in new mylar. Mapped endpapers show age-toning. Mr Powell's ability to tell his travel adventures in a vivid and amusing way, and to include a great deal of worthwhile information, is delightfully exemplified in this account of his journey by air to many fascinating places on the Caribbean Sea. He writes of Haiti, the Virg... View more info

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The Wonder Book of Maori Legends. Previously Published under the title 'Wonder Tales of Maoriland

By: Reed, A.W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Zealand, A.H. & A.W. Reed Ltd: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 31041

ISBN: 0589003879

Condition: Very Good


Grey reprint hardcover with bumped tips showing color loss, but no rub through. Tight crisp text unmarked. 122 pp. 14 stories told by Popo to Rata and Hine. Tales of New Zealand. This collection was previously published under the title 'Wonder Tales of Maoriland'. View more info

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Tanzania Local Politiics and the Structure of Power

By: Samoff, Joel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: WI, The University of Wisconsin Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33091

ISBN: 0299064107

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover, tips of cloth boards lightly bumped but not rubbed, tidy former owner's gift dedication on fep. 286 pp text tight and bright. Not ex-lib. Unclipped dj in new mylar shows no price, is a bit tatty along upper edge with 1/4" x 1" chip over front gutter area, small closed tear at head of dj back strip and one closed tear w/micro chip at head of rear dj panel. Very light soil to illustrated yellow background dj. Embellished w/maps and tables. Chapters include: The Background/ The Issues/ The Politicians/ The Party/ Self-Reliance/ Appendix 1: Moshi Political Leadership... View more info

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This is Munich

By: Sasek, M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1966

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 32143

Condition: Good


Good over sized, 2nd printing ex-lib hardcover in the famed Sasek series, charming and informative in the telling and lavishly illustrated on each page w/ lovely, often comic full color art. Boards rubbed at extremities, small chips at spine ends, all pages present. Ink doodle on end paper and copyright page, text tight. Pieces of now missing dj flaps glued to paste downs. Solid working copy. View more info

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This is London

By: Sasek, M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: W. H. Allen & Co. Ltd: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 38065

Condition: Very Good


Olive reprint hardcover has two 1/2" tears at head of spine, foot of spine is lightly worn and tips have been bumped with boards showing. Unclipped dj has a 1" tear at foot of spine, a 1/4" tear at head of spine, several chips and edges are lightly fraying where they are curled. Illustrated end papers have a piece missing on front paste down & rear paste down has piece missing from upper corner. 60 pages are bright with no tears or writing. A famous painter presents his impressions of London with its fog, its beautiful buildings, its historic monuments, the bridges, the parks, the ... View more info

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Dream Destinations A Boater's Guide to the Best Marina Resorts & Restaurants From Tampa Bay To Key West Florida

By: Saunders, Dawn and Bill

Price: $8.00

Publisher: FL, Dream Destinations Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27717

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback, 92 pp of best kept secrets and off the beaten track places only the locals know about. Super guide to a fab Florida vacation. View more info

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All Around The City

By: Sherman, Diane

Price: $8.00

Publisher: IL, Rand McNally: 1967

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 23655

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with very light color loss at still sharp tips. Spine ends lightly bumped. Internally slightly age-toned but crisp and unmarked. Cute illustrations teaching young children how fortunate they are to live in the city. View more info

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Guidebook to the Geology of Meteor Crater, Arizona

By: Shoemaker, Eugene M. And Kieffer, Susan W.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: AZ, Center for Meteorite Studies: 1979

Edition: Revised

Seller Id: 37964

Condition: Very Good


Very good light brown revised edition paperback has a diagonal crease at lower tip with two very tiny tears. Some curling of front edge otherwise shows well. 66 pages of tight & bright text with no tears, writing or blemishes. A synopsis of the geology of meteor crater. View more info