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The New Great Game in Muslim Central Asia McNair Paper 47

By: Ahrari, M.E.; Beal, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: DC, National Defence University Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 25685

ISBN: 0010717552

Condition: Fine


First edition paperback, 91 p text appears unread. No names, tears or soil. Contents: 1. The Framework 2. Geopolitics and the Dynamics of Domestic Problems/ Ethnic Problems/ The Economy/ Resources/ Ecology and Health/ Political Pluralism/ Islam and the Future of Political Stability/ Security/ Control of Nuclear Weapons/ 3. Modalities of the New Great Game/ Central Asia as an Extension of the Middle East/ Russia, America, and the Great Game/ New Players: Turkey and Iran/ Geopolitics and Geoeconomics 4. Conclusion Appendix 1. Structure of Muslim Central Asian Economies, 1990-199... View more info

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The Outlaw

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28484

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover with light color loss at board tips, speckles of tiny color loss on backstrip and lower cover corner near foot of spine, internally crisp and unmarked. 99 pp. Story dedicated to James Rarey by Anderson (as published, not hand-written). Janon and his father try to save their ranch, and an incredible fast, but suspicious black horse helps them with his speed after Janon wins his confidence using techniques from a horse whisperer. View more info

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The Chace, The Road and the Turf

By: Apperley, Charles James "Nimrod

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1851

Edition: New Edition

Seller Id: 29220

Condition: Good


Leather backstrip and corners w/marbled paper covered boards. Tips rubbed, gilt title and 5 decorative raised bands on spine. Lovely to hold. Innards tight and bright w/tasteful bookplate and partial vintage bookstore sticker on marbled, foxed endpapers and Christmas 1851 ownership sig on blank fep. 144 pg page block tight, some leaves uncut. View more info

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The Chace

By: Apperley, Charles James "Nimrod" Introduction By Owen Culbertson

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, William Farquhar Payson: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46826

Condition: Near Fine


Red cloth spine over green paper covered boards with paper label. Green boards with small red vignette of fox head on frt cover. Spine tips show faint color loss but are in no way "rubbed through" , book tips still sharp. w/tidy former owner's book plate on frt pastedown. 64 pp, black and white illustrations and decorative chapter headings. First Separate Publication. Originally published in 1837, "The Chase" originally appeared in the London Quarterly Review under the title "On English Fox hunting." As Surtees records, it was immediately "a great hit" and... View more info

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Calamity

By: Ashforth, Camilla

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MA, Candlewick Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 1131

ISBN: 1564022528

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in glossy boards/no dj. 1st US edition (so stated), near fine w/negligible bumps to corners. No marks inside. Darling story of a toy bear and rabbit; James and Horatio who accept a challenge to race from Calamity, a disaster-prone donkey. View more info

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Happy Thanksgiving!

By: Barkin, Carol; James, Elizabeth

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40953

ISBN: 0688068006

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition exlib hardcover with all pages and pocket present. Price clipped dj in new mylar has no call tags on backstrip, displays beautifully. 80 pp with a couple light finger marks. Discusses the significance of Thanksgiving, suggests various projects and activities for celebration and provides recipes for the holiday feast. View more info

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SO HI and the White Horse of FU

By: Beaton-Jones, Cynon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, James Barrie: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46930

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality first, 1st edition hardcover in baby blue textured paper covered boards with bright gilt title on spine in a cool Oriental style font. Head of spine and uppermost edges of boards a bit sunned from chips in dj (View image or please ask for it if not shown). Tips still fairly sharp, foot of spine lightly bumped. Bit of age-toning on blank endpapers where dj panels weren't touching. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil within the 105 pp text. Unclipped, original, color illustrated dust jacket has several chips: 1" x 1/2" chip at head of darkened backstrip, 1 1/4" x 5/8... View more info

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Thoughts Upon Hunting In A Series of Familiar Letters To A Friend. Presentation Copy Dated 1880 From Lord Charles Beresford to Mr. Frank Gillard. Former Copy of Dr. William Lay M.F.H.

By: Beckford, Peter Esq.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, James Toovey: 1879

Seller Id: 40521

Condition: Good


Sir Peter Beckford (1740-1811) writer and avid huntsman penned: Familiar letters from Italy, to a friend in England (2 vols., 1805), Thoughts upon hunting, in a series of familiar letters to a friend, 1781, Thoughts upon Hare and Fox Hunting, in a series of letters to a friend, 1781, and Thoughts on Fox Hunting, published 1791. Red cloth boards with black ruled borders and hunt cap/crossed whips on frt bd. Gilt fox mask and crossed whips/spurs and title on backstrip faded but remain legible. Corners bumped and rubbed but not unsightly. A very special presentation copy not signed by Beckfor... View more info

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American Wild Horses

By: Beebe, B. F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, David McKay Company: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 23262

Condition: Good


1st Edition hardcover in dust jacket. Exlib with typical stamps. Card pocket and all pp present, tape marks on pastedowns, rear flap of wrinkled dj is clipped taking some of the blurb written there. 180 pp. A factual presentation based on firsthand accounts, gathered in parts of the country where wild horses survive, from the men and women concerned with them. Describes the Przewalski horse, the wild ponies of Assateague and Ocracoke, the mustang, and wild burros found today in the eastern and western United States. View more info

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Comical Songs of Long Ago 14 Comical Songs by Various Authors

By: Belmont Music Co.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: IL, Belmont Music Company: 1938

Seller Id: 46201

Condition: Very Good


Colorful 1938 songbook in paper covers, 24 pp text unmarked, includes lyrics and musical score for14 different songs, each illustrated with small black/white vignette at head of page. No author or editor credited for assembling this lot of songs, but most songs have a writer credited at upper right of page. Stapled cover has barely noticeable clear tape along spine edge. Moderate surface wear at extremtites, bit of curl at tips, cover illustration by James Axeltod. More than presentable for an 81+ year old song booklet. Includes: Since Father Went to Work, Since Nellie Got the Gong, Th... View more info

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The Lord's Prayer For Children

By: Boon-Jenkins, Debbie Illustrator

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Ladybird Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42701

ISBN: 0721450156

Condition: Near Fine


Straight clean hardcover book, stated first edition. Offered from a five star, full-time antiquarian bookseller. Your satisfaction is our number 1 priority. View more info

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Poems of Terriers And Other Perfect Dogs A Small Treasury of Family Poetry

By: Borusky, James F.

Price: $47.00

Publisher: WI, Privately Published: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28569

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely 1st edition paperback with sketch of Tibetan Terrier on cover. Rare 29 pg book packed with 34 poems. No names tears or soil, negligible sunning on lilac paper stapled covers. A book of original poetry for dog lovers of all breeds. Includes poems about Dachshunds, Scotty Dogs, A Corgi, A Doberman, A Collie and even a Dog's poems to a Chipmunk. Uncommon gift quality offering. View more info

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Ride for the High Points The Real Story of Will James

By: Bramlett, Jim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Missoula, MT, Mountain Press Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: MK46618

ISBN: 0878422145

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality hardcover black cloth covered boards with sharp tips and spine ends, gold titles on frt board and backstrip in a black background unclipped, original dust wrapper showing light color loss at extremities, micro chips at spine ends, and rear board upper tip, slight r from storage, now in new mylar and displays beautifully. B&w photo illustrated endpapers show a wide-angle shot of a western ranch with cowboys, horses, wagons milling around. the tips of the ranch house roof and a model T parked out front. A well written biography of everybody's favorite cowboy: Will James. View more info

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Ride for the High Points The Real Story of Will James

By: Bramlett, Jim

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Missoula, MT, Mountain Press Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: MK46620

ISBN: 0878422889

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality volume in slick b&w illustrated paper covers showing super light roll at tips with the lightest of color loss from storage, book appears unread. No names, tears or soil in the 242 pp text. A well written biography of everybody's favorite cowboy: Will James. View more info

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Nancy Eats Food

By: Bushmiller, Ernie; Edited By James Kitchen

Price: $22.00

Publisher: WI, Kitchen Sink Press: 1989

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 34549

ISBN: 0878160604

Condition: Very Good


Light rubs at tips from storage, small 1/2" hole punched through upper fore-edge of cover in black area which is not really noticable. Text is tight and bright. Remains a presentable copy of a very funny , LARGE, unpaginated comic book featuring Nancy, all pertaining to her weight. View more info

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British Sporting Prints

By: Cadfryn-Roberts, John

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, The Ariel Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40274

Condition: Very Good +


Giant book in slipcase. 18.5" tall x 13" wide. 1st edition hardcover with small tape repair to head of spine in original dust jacket showing light soil on white background, especially at front panel fore edge (coffee spill?). Includes original slipcase with moderate wear (foot of spine worn through, see pic), still holding together and has kept this book in VG form. Includes one dozen oversized plates plus one page biographies of artists by the likes of: Henry Alken 1748-1854, Two Plates: The "Right" Sort: Crack Riders of England & The "Wrong" Sort: The Craners of Eng... View more info

The Fourth Annual Exhibition Held at the Carnegie Institute, November Second, Eighteen Hundred and Ninety-Nine, Till January First, Nineteen Hundred

By: Carnegie Institute

Price: $75.00

Publisher: PA, Carnegie Art Galleries: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36605

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in beige boards with gilt titles are rubbed round at tips, paper on backstrip and gutters chipped with boards attached by webbing only. Approx 200 pp. An exceedingly rare art catalogue of offerings for sale including short artist bios and works by Cecilia Beaux, Alfred East, Jean Francois Raffaelli, Robert W. Allan, Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, H.H. La Thangue, Charles Cottet, Wm. Stott of Oldham, Reme Billotte, Lucien Simon, James Paterson, Carolus Duran, Childe Hassam, Giovanni Segantini/ Alexander Roche, Jose Villegas, Charles H. Davis, Horatio Walker, R. Macaulay Ste... View more info

Ogilvie, J. N., D.D.

By: Castle Memories Twenty Tales of Edinburgh Castle Fourth Edition

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W. F. Henderson: 1919

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller Id: 47023

Condition: Very Good


4th Edition hardcover in olive green cloth covered boards with black titles, thistles and castle drawing on frt cover. Tips and spine ends bumped with light color loss but no rug through. Small ink name on frt pastedown, pencil name/addy on fep, rest of the 168 pp book is crisp, clean an unmarked showing no tears, and is not a former library book. Twenty stories, or "memories" of factual Scottish history plus tales of folk lore of this legendary "Castle on the Hill." 20 Memories are as follows: 1. The Passing of a Queen, A.D. 1093 2. A Perilous Climb, A.D. 1312 3. The Blac... View more info

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Personal Bible Verses of Comfort Assurance Salvation & Bonus Book: Hope and Confort from God's Word Miniature Booklets

By: Christian Business Men's Committee

Price: $20.00

Publisher: PA, The Little Bible Ministry:

Seller Id: 46200

Condition: Near Fine


2 offerings for one price. First: Personal Bible Verses of Comfort Assurance Salvation in red pebbled paper covers with black titles, 40 pp held with one staple as published. Book is in fine condition without names, tears, soil, rust or defects of any kind. Not exlib and no names in space provided on first (identification) page. Super cute! Measures a whopping 2.5 inch tall x 2 inch wide. - Included with is a 3.5 inch tall x 2.25 inch wide, 14 pp light brown paperback with bright gilt titles and ruled border on cover, put out by the American Bible Society. Held in by 2 staples, this a... View more info

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The Sunday Monring Absolutely One-Rehersal Anthem Book For About 10 Panicked Singers 10 One-Rehersal Anthems

By: Clarke, Arlen; Martin, Roland E.; Kirkby, James; Price, Roger; Schwizer, et al

Price: $18.00

Publisher: KY, St. James Music Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32150

Condition: Near Fine


Brilliant and rare 1st edition spiral bound paperback book filled with songs and music for Advent/ Christmas, Epiphany, Lent, Easter, Communion, Baptism and general events. Few light pencil notes easily erased within the 89 pp text. View more info