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Fine / Near Fine. 1st British Edition, 1st printing Pamuk, Orhan., Faber & Faber (London, UK), 1997, c1997, 1st British Edition, 1st printing, blue cloth (hard cover), fine with near fine dj (lightest wear at top edge), 296 pp, 8vo, ISBN: 0571178413, 'I read a book one day, and my whole life was changed', 'Osman, a young university student, becomes obsessed with a magical book that delves into the dangerous nature of love and self. He turns his back on home and family, abandons his studies, and ...


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Edition: 1st Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Directorate of Naval Operations, New Delhi Date published: 1989

Description: near fine with near fine dj. Directorate of Naval Operations., pub. by the Directorate of Naval Operations, Naval Headquarters, New Delhi, c1989, 1st Edition? , blue cloth with gilt titles (hard cover), near fine with near fine dj (see photo), 200 pp with appendices & chronology, extensive full color illus., small 4to, "Indians are the inheritors of seafaring traditions which go back to the dawn of history; the first publication that pictorially depicts the history of the Indian Navy; traces ... Read More

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Edition: 1st Edition, 1st printing Binding: hardcover with dustjacket Publisher: Yale University Press, CT Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9780300073591 ISBN: 0300073593

Description: fine with very near fine dj. 'Leidy's achievements and the breadth of his scientific interests and knowledge were astonishing' Warren, Leonard., Yale University Press, 1998, c1998, 1st Edition, 1st printing, boards (hard cover), fine with very near fine dj, 303 pp with chronology, notes, bibliography & index, B&W photographic illus., tall 8vo, inscribed & SIGNED by the author, ISBN: 0300073593, 'Contemporaries of the modest and unassuming scientist Joseph Leidy (1823-91) revered him as the ... Read More

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Edition: 1st Edition, 1st printing SIGNED Binding: Hardcover with dustjacket Publisher: SUNY Press, NYC Date published: 2010 ISBN-13: 9781438431796 ISBN: 1438431791

Description: FINE/FINE, SIGNED. FINE/FINE, SIGNED Livingston, James D., Excelsior Editions (SUNY Press), 2010, c2010, 1st Edition, 1st printing, black cloth (hard cover), fine with fine dj, 205 pp with sources, bibliography & index, B&W illus., 8vo, nicely SIGNED by the author (humorous generic inscription), ISBN: 9781438431796, 'The sensational 1896 murder trial of Mary Alice Livingston, who was accused of murdering her own mother with an arsenic-laced pail of clam chowder and faced the possibility of ... Read More

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Edition: 1st Edition, 1st printing SIGNED Binding: large format paperback Publisher: Tapestry Press, Ltd., MA Date published: 2004 ISBN-13: 9781568888682 ISBN: 1568888686

Description: Near Fine, SIGNED. Near Fine Banks, Katherine Bell with Robert C. Hayden, Tapestry Press, Ltd. (MA), c2004, illus. soft cover (large format paperback), near fine, 83 pp with notes, bibliography & indices, extensive B&W photographic illus., small 4to, nicely inscribed & SIGNED by the late author Katherine Bell Banks (1912-2008), ISBN: 1568888686, 'Dr. Du Bois (1868-1963) was the premier forerunner of the early Civil Rights movement; I believe that I may be the oldest living person who knew him ... Read More

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Edition: Limited Edition Binding: trade size paperback Publisher: Anatolia College, Greece Date published: 2008 ISBN-13: 9789609829304 ISBN: 9609829309

Description: Fine. Fine; Ltd. Edition Compton, Carl C., Anatolia College (Greece), 2008, c2008, New compilation edition limited to 2000 copies, illus. soft cover with French flaps (trade size paperback), fine, 277 pp with appendices, notes & index, B&W photographic & map illus., tall 8vo, ISBN: 9789609829304, 'Supplemented by Carl Compton's UNRRA Letters to his Wife Ruth', while working as Director of UNRRA operations in Thessaloniki, Greece (August 1944-September 1945); an eyewitness report of personal ... Read More

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Always Something Doing: Boston's Infamous Scollay Square, 2nd Edition (SIGNED) more books like this

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Edition: 2nd Edition, Revised Binding: Trade size paperback Publisher: Northeastern University Press Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9781555534103 ISBN: 1555534104

Description: Fine; signed copy. 'Fondly remembered today as the home of vaudeville and burlesque theaters' Kruh, David., Northeastern University Press, 1999, c1999, revised 2nd edition, 1st printing, illus. soft cover (trade size paperback), fine, 181 pp with bibliography, sources & index, B&W photographic & other illus., 8vo, inscribed, SIGNED & dated by the author, ISBN: 1555534104, 'Fondly remembered today as the home of vaudeville and burlesque theaters, tattoo parlors, hot dog stands, barrooms, and ... Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA Date published: 2002 ISBN-13: 9780195111712 ISBN: 0195111710

Description: Reich, Steve; edited with intro by Paul Hillier., Oxford University Press, 2002, c2002, 1st Edition, 1st printing, boards (hard cover), fine with fine dj, 254 pp with bibliography & index, B&W music score & other illus., tall 8vo, ISBN: 0195111710, 'An indispensible glimpse into the mind of Steve Reich, one of the most significant composers of the late 20th century' Read More

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Edition: 1st Edition, 1st printing inscribed & SIGNED Binding: Hardcover with dust jacket Publisher: Pocket Books (Simon & Schuster) Date published: 2001 ISBN-13: 9780671027377 ISBN: 0671027379

Description: Near fine / Near Fine. Near fine / Near fine Brown, Dan., Pocket Books (Simon & Schuster), 2001, c2001, 1st Edition, 1st printing, boards (hard cover), very near fine with near fine dj (some light wear to top edge), 374 pp, boldly inscribed & SIGNED by the author, tall 8vo, ISBN: 0671027379, 'A shocking scientific discovery. A deception of staggering brilliance. A political thriller unlike anything you've ever read', Matching Dan Brown book mark (with some light wear) is laid in. Becoming ... Read More

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Edition: 4th printing Binding: Hardcover with dustjacket Publisher: St. Martin's Press Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9780312180874 ISBN: 031218087X

Description: very good. Brown, Dan., St. Martin's Press, 1998, c1998, 1st Edition, 4th printing, boards (hard cover), very minor dampstain affecting bottom edge of text block (not throughout) o/w very good with very good+ dj, 371 pp, 8vo, ISBN: 031218087X, Nicely inscribed & SIGNED by the author: 'Mike-My friend Chuck thought you might enjoy this. Hoping So! Dan Brown', 'A lightning-paced thriller that U.S. intelligence analysts are calling 'utterly plausible', Signed copies of Brown's first book are ... Read More

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