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Image for Geography First Series Book Four The Grouping of Peoples from Desert to City

Geography First Series Book Four The Grouping of Peoples from Desert to City

By: Archer, A.B., M.A.; Thomas, Helen G.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Ginn and Co., Ltd: 1968

Edition: 23rd Printing

Seller Id: 42467

Condition: Very Good +


23rd printing hardcover with mapped endpps w/tidy, tiny name at foot of frt pastedn, 128 page text fine. Tips bumped showing color loss but no major rub through. This is the last of a series of four books designed to lead them to discover some of the simpler relationships between facts of geographic environment and human activities. View more info

Image for The North Carolina Outer Banks:  A Geography Of Tourist Attraction

The North Carolina Outer Banks: A Geography Of Tourist Attraction

By: Baldwin, Donald m. III

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1971

Seller Id: 46223

Condition: Near Fine


A tight and bright professionally bound thesis in patterned orange buckram boards. A pictorial thesis presented to the graduate council of The University of Tennessee in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Master of Science. Illustrated with actual photographs pasted in and drawn maps. A rare and interesting research work. View more info

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This Land I Have Loved

By: Balfour, Robert C., Jr.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: FL, Privately Printed: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46879

Condition: Fine


Gift quality hardcover in green cloth covered boards with sharp tips and spine ends. No names, tears or soil within the glossy133 page text. Unclipped, unpriced white background dust wrapper is clean, not rubbed but does have a crescent shaped closed tear on the rear panel that is of size but barely noticeable. Large color photograph of some tall pines down in SC on the dj. This Land I Have Loved tells the author's love affair with the area, with the sports he and his friends enjoyed (Lots of duck and bird hunting, rifle shooting), the history of the place and the people he met that becam... View more info

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Alexander, the Old Town Mouse SIGNED

By: Barnes, Peter W.; Barnes, Cheryl Shaw

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vacation Spot Pub.:

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 34803

ISBN: 0963768816

Condition: Fine


As new 1st Edition, 2nd printing hardcover in matching unclipped dust wrapper in new mylar. Author has drawn a balloon on fep and written "Enjoy Alexander Mouse! Cheryl Shaw Barnes". Not dedicated to anyone in particular. More than suitable for gift giving. Alexander cruises around old town Alexander Virginia and visits local historic landmarks. View more info

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An Austin Album

By: Bateman, Audray Editor

Price: $17.00

Publisher: TX, The Encino Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31482

Condition: Fine


Tight bright 1st edition hardcover in mustard colored cloth with black titles on backstrip. 129 pp profusely illust in b/w. Illust dj in new mylar shows light surface wear and color loss at tips from storage. Light foxing on price-clipped dj flaps. Published for the Friends of the Austin Public Library by The Encino Press. A family album of sorts, carefully chosen from the files of the Austin-Travis County Collection of the Austin Public Library, this charming volume presents a variety of newspaper clippings, 175 photographs, and facsimile reproductions of documents and ephemera preserved fro... View more info

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An Austin Album

By: Bateman, Audray Editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: TX, The Encino Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46225

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in mustard colored cloth covered boards with black titles on backstrip. Bit of abrasion on outer edges only of front end page and first blank endpaper. 129 pgs profusely illust in b/w. Illust dj in new mylar shows light surface wear and color loss at tips from storage. Light foxing on price-clipped dj flaps. Published for the Friends of the Austin Public Library by The Encino Press. A family album of sorts, carefully chosen from the files of the Austin-Travis County Collection of the Austin Public Library, this charming volume presents a variety of newspaper clippings... View more info

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Colin Baxter's Edinburgh Photographs of Scotland's Capital City SIGNED by Author

By: Baxter, Colin

Price: $27.00

Publisher: UK, Colin Baxter Photography: 1989

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 46217

ISBN: 0948661011

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality 2nd printing hardcover in glossy photo illustrated boards. SIGNED by author on half title page: "Colin Baxter '89". Fine copy inside and out with original purchase receipt from Jenners on Princes street laid in. Barely noticeable note on grey endpaper: Visited Edinburgh on 24-25 November 1989. No names, tears or soil present in the 96 pp text. Glossy unclipped dj in new mylar shows stunning photo of Edinburgh castle at dusk. Truly a book of photos of the city for there we saw only a few people in any of the photographs the entire volume. Breathtaking photos of the cas... View more info

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The Story of Wichenford SIGNED/LIMITED

By: Beach, A.J. & E.M.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: England, Privately Printed: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed, Limited Numbered

Seller Id: 33977

Condition: Fine


Exceedingly rare work signed by both authors. Limited to 150 copies, this being number #63 with publisher's errata slip laid in. 130 pgs. Book as new. Laminated dj near fine w/sunned backstrip. Canon and Mrs. A.J. Beach lived and worked in the parish of Hound and Netley Abbey, on Southampton Water for 30 years. In 1964 he was made an onorary canon of Winchester Cathedral. On retirement in 1972 they came to Worcestershire near to the haunts of the Canon's childhood. In 1975-76 he looked after the parish of Wichenford during an interregnum of eleven months and they made many friends there. Both ... View more info

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The Mysterious Tail of a Charleston Cat

By: Chappell, Ruth Paterson; Shipe, Bess Patterson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: SC, Sandlapper Publishing Co: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42482

ISBN: 0878441301

Condition: As New


Fine 1st edition glossy sharp hardcover. While keeping an eye out for a missing cat, four cousins explore the city of Charleston, South Carolina View more info

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Yesterday's Brackley From Restoration to Reform

By: Clarke, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, Barracuda Books Ltd.: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44830

ISBN: 0860234754

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in green paper covered boards with sharp tips and lightly bumped (not rubbed) spine ends. Non-authorial gift dedication on second blank fep. Faint ripple to first two pg edges. 180 pp text crisp and unmarked. Mapped end pps. Unclipped dj in new mylar displays beautifully, no chips or tears. A comprehensive book of the history of Brackley, England. Yesterday's Brackley brings back changing times, the people who owned and ran the town, and some of those who worked, wed, and wondered at their masters. This is the story of a small town's past and its people, from a master hi... View more info

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The Thirty-Fifth State A Documentary History of West Virginia

By: Cometti, Elizabeth; Summers, Festus P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: WV, West Virginia University Library: 1971

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller Id: 27537

Condition: Very Good +


4th printing hardcover 671 pp. Tight bright book with rep removed, tape marks on endpps. Unclipped DJ in mylar has no call tag on backstrip but a small square of darker blue paper from carefully removed tag. Color loss on dj frt panel from storage. A documentary History of West Virginia. View more info

Image for Luxembourg and Its Surroundings  Official Guide of Luxembourg City Tourist Office  w/Add'l Relative Material Laid In

Luxembourg and Its Surroundings Official Guide of Luxembourg City Tourist Office w/Add'l Relative Material Laid In

By: Cosyn, Maurice; Koltz, Jean-Pierre

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Brussells, Guides Cosyn:

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller Id: 7819

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine, 4th printing paperback with negligible surface wear at edge of illustrated card cover, 48 pg text tight and bright. Owner's name on cover, area map and two pamphlets re: local sites of interest laid in. One entitled: Luxembourg by Night, the second a duo-tone map. No date, circa 1980. View more info

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A Selection of 15 Beautiful Walks in the Minehead Dunster Porlock Districts

By: Dallard Guide

Price: $16.00

Publisher: England, Cox, Sons & Co.:

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller Id: 19834

Condition: Very Good


5th edition paperback with light surface abrasion at top of front cover, small closed tear to foot of rear cover, covers show light soil from handling. 52 pp text tight and slightly age toned at edges with folding map bound into the rear. The area being an undisputed walkers' paradise, it is only necessary to walk at will over the moors and the forest to discover scenes of outstanding beauty. However for the visitor to get the most out of the walk this guide was printed. Original maps included. View more info

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Historic Olde Towne Portsmouth, Virginia

By: Dixon, Don

Price: $15.00

Publisher: VA, Olde Towne Civic League: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44165

Condition: Near Fine


Very nice 1st edition stapled paperback 11 in x 8.5 in. 35 pp. Light wear at tips from storage, internally flawless. A promotional and visitors guide with more historical info than most of these types of publications. Many lovely photographs throughout the glossy text. Uncommon gift quality volume. View more info

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Haunted Ireland Her Romantic and Mysterious Ghosts

By: Dunne, John J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ireland, Appletree Press: 1989

Edition: Second Edition

Seller Id: 45535

ISBN: 0862812143

Condition: Very Good


2nd edition paperback. A splendidly produced book, with the stark layout and pictures quite perfect for tales of strange comings and goings, many handed down as myth and legend and losing nothing in the telling. 112 pp. Glossy paperback covers. No names, tears or soil. View more info

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Gigi & Jacques Adventures in Paris

By: Edgecomb, Maureen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CA, Ravenwood Studios: 2007

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller Id: 43837

ISBN: 0971860424

Condition: Fine


Fine glossy 2nd edition hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. 32 pp text mint. Gigi is a poodle, Jacques is a bulldog. Gigi's Paris is chic. Jacque's is artistic. Together they embark on an adventure exploring Paris. View more info

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The Glory of Cong A Tourists Book

By: Fahy, J.A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Dublin, Privately Published, Printed at The Connacht Tribune Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd: 1960

Seller Id: 43681

Condition: Near Fine


56 pp glossy text crisp and unmarked. Negligible color loss to tips of illustrated card covers. B/w drawings and phots of the Cong Abby and other local attractions. Ireland. View more info

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A Colorado Autumn

By: Fielder, John Photographer Foreword By Jim Carrier

Price: $18.00

Publisher: CO, Westcliffe Publishers: 1994

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 30770

ISBN: 1565790839

Condition: Fine


80 pp oblong 11" X 9". Photographic journal of Autumn in Colorado. Loaded with amazing nature scenery. 66 of his best photographs. . winner of the Sierra Club's 1993 Ansel Adams Award for conservation photography, John Fielder captures the beauty of the season in his new book, A Colorado Autumn. View more info

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Michael Shows Off Baltimore SIGNED Tour Leader: Michael, a Scottish Terrier

By: Fifth Grade Class Friends School, Baltimore MD

Price: $28.00

Publisher: MD, Outdoor Books, Nature Series: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 32750

ISBN: 0942806018

Condition: Fine


Brilliant 1st edition hardcover. a crisp copy with sharp tips and spine ends. Author's presentation copy, signed on inside illust fep: "For Mary Lydecker from Patricia R. Curtain (For Michael) December 1983". 28 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Collectible, signed, first edition scottish terrier shows the way as a train conductor with all his doggie friends in the rear cars. Describes various sites in Baltimore, MD such as Fells Point, the Balt. Zoo, the doll exhibits at the Cloisters children's museum, the Balt. Museum of Art and much more. View more info

What is it About Virginia?

By: Friddell, Guy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, The Dietz Press, Inc.: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45886

ISBN: 0685090213

Condition: Near Fine


Straight, square 1st edition, 6th printing hardcover in black cloth boards with gilt spine titles. Fep neatly removed, else as new. 147 pp of admiration, fondness and outright love for this state that I call home. View more info