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Window

By: Baker, Jeannie

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Puffin:

Seller Id: 45782

ISBN: 0140548300

Condition: Near Fine


Light crease along frt gutter, tiny bump to cover lower tip, 30 pp text is tight and bright. No names tears or soil. No date found, c 2000. "A good way of introducing environmental concerns to the young - Booklist" From Author's note: We are changing the face of our world at an alarming and an increasing pace. From the present rate of destruction, we can estimate that by the year 2020 no wilderness will remain on our planet, outside that protected in national parks and reserves. By the same year 2020, a quarter of our present plant and animal species will be extinct if we contin... View more info

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Zagazoo

By: Blake, Quentin

Price: $48.00

Publisher: NY, Orchard Books: 1999

Edition: First US Edition

Seller Id: 32728

ISBN: 0531301788

Condition: Fine


Rare, collectible 1st edition Quentin Blake book. Fine book in near fine dj showing two tiny closed tears at head of front panel. Indistinguishable in new mylar. White background book and matching dj crisp and clean. No names, tears or soil in text. HUGE book, too large for flat rate envelope. The postman brings George and Bella a delightful pink creature, who suddenly turns into a vulture, a warhog, a dragon, a hairy monster and other annoying creatures, until it finally turns into a polite young man, who then has a problem of his own on his hands with his adoptive parents. View more info

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This Is Foxhunting

By: British Field Sports Society

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, The British Field Sports Society:

Seller Id: 44565

Condition: Very Good


Rare 3 pg fold out that tells what foxhunting is and isn't. Speaks to foxhunting goings on and destruction of foxes Head of each tri-fold section imprinted with "Critics Say... The Facts Are..." Brings needed clarification for the anti's and offers support for the sport. Uncommon! View more info

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The Smoke That Thunders

By: Quigley, Guy

Price: $350.00

Publisher: UK, New Horizon Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40339

ISBN: 0861166442

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover. Fine black leatherette hardcover with smidge of white on foot of rear board fore edge. Tips and spine ends sharp. Internally crisp and unmarked. 241 pp. Pink background dj illustrated with warriors mask is lightly sunned on backstrip but has no tears or soil. Out of the bitter trouble times in Ireland emerges a man called Tom Sutton. Running from the shattered past he finds himself almost destitute on the vast continent of Africa. Then a bowl of soup changes his life. He travels north to seek a new adventurous future and make a little girl's dream come true. But was... View more info

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Tomorrow's War The Threat of High-Technology Weapons

By: Schukman, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace & Co.: 1996

Edition: First American Edition

Seller Id: 16950

ISBN: 0151001987

Condition: As New


1st US edition hardcover as new. 272 p. text likewise. Gift quality book in unclipped dj in new mylar is mint. "Alarming, fascinating, disturbing, and hypnotic, David Shukman's authoritative account offers a wonderfully readable, thoroughly intriguing portrait of a new strain of technology elegant in its capabilities and frightful in its implications." - Daniel P. Bolger, author of Savage Peace: Americans at War in the 1990s. View more info

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The Plant That Ate The World

By: Scott, Hugh

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 14947

ISBN: 0571154409

Condition: Near Fine


Not exlib, NF first edition hardcover in NF unclipped dj in new mylar showing faint soil mark at head of frt panel. 106 pp with loosely written owner's name on rear fep & paste down. Tomlin, his grandfather, and their dog, Sequence, live on an island where they can defend themselves against an enemy as large as the world itself - the Plant. They catch fish, which they trade with people on the mainland for whatever goods have survived the nuclear destruction of the town. But the island is no ordinary island, and the people on the mainland are no ordinary people. And grandfather is certainly no ... View more info

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A Stuart Sketch Book 1542-1746

By: Wallace, H. Frank

Price: $48.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1933

Edition: First American Edition

Seller Id: 37053

Condition: Very Good +


First American edition of this well-illustrated history of the Stuarts, with numerous color plates, many additional illustrations in black and white. Red cloth boards with touch of sunning where small chips of dj on spine ends and tips allowed sun through. Unclipped professionally reproduced dj in new mylar shows 1" chip at foot of spine, 3/4" chip at lower edge of frt panel, 1" chip at upper fore-edge tip (at flap fold) and irregular shaped 1/2 - 1" triangular chip at head of spine. Light foxing on edges of page block, internally crisp and tight. Profusely illustrated with 19 ... View more info