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Burgle the Baron: the 45th Story of the Baron used book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton Date published: 1973 ISBN-13: 9780340147344 ISBN: 0340147342

Description: Very Good in Very Good jacket. Size: 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall; Type: Hard Back Hardcover Book and Dust Jacket in Very Good Condition. Fine binding of black textured cloth with sharp and bright gilt titles, immaculate, slight lean to spine, no wear to extremities. Sewn binding tight and solid. Internals spotless. Pind glossy unclipped jacket has faint wear to some edges. It's been a long time since John Mannering, alias the Baron, loved one jump ahead of the police--he is now a respectable shop ... Read More

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Now Sheba Sings the Song With Art By Tom Feelings used book

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Binding: Paperback Publisher: E.P. Dutton/Dial Books Date published: 1987 ISBN-13: 9780525483748 ISBN: 0525483748

Description: Good. Size: 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall; Type: Ex-Library Fourth Printing. Large Quarto Paperback Retired Library Book in Good Condition. 55 pages. 2 x 9.25 inches. Except for lib marks (two tags on front, card on endpaper, lib stamp on title page), in Very Good Condition Heavy orange card cover with art work by Tom Feelings, with glassine over cover, very clean with slight wear to spine head and heel; hinged cover. Binding is sound. Internals very clean, free from any markings. Filled with ... Read More

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Berlin Journal 1989-1990 used book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co Date published: 1991 ISBN-13: 9780393029703 ISBN: 0393029700

Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Type: Hard Back First Printing. Hardcover Book and Dust Jacket in FINE Condition. Clean, bright, tight, unmarked volume. Interior pristine. The miracle of the 1989 breach of the wall separating West and East Germany--millions of East Germans freed themselves from the pervasive dictatorship of party and state. This eyewitness account tells us just how extraordinary their actions really were. 352 pages with index. 6 x 9 inches. Norton & Co., ... Read More

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Bond of Iron: Master and Slave at Buffalo Forge used book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Date published: 1994 ISBN-13: 9780393036169 ISBN: 0393036162

Description: As New in As New jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Type: Hard Back Hardcover Book and Jacket AS NEW. Mylar jacket cover. 429 pages, inc. Chapter Notes and Index. The story of slave life as lived during the antebellum and Civil War years, tracing the history of the men and their families into the Reconstruction and post-Reconstruction eras; the records and documentation deal with the Buffalo Forge, Virginia slaves in this ironmaking and farming area. But in addition it provides a better ... Read More

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The Stories That Shape Us: Contemporary Women Write About the West an Anthology used book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Date published: 1995 ISBN-13: 9780393037234 ISBN: 0393037231

Description: Very Good in Very Good jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Type: Hard Back First Printing. Hardcover Book and Dust Jacket in NEAR FINE Condition. Lovely binding of orange linen half cloth with red titles, cream boards; prev owner inscription on endpaper, otherwise in Fine condition. No flaws. Clipped jacket is as new except it is price-clipped. Bright, clean and unmarked, no edgewear. An anthology of twenty-six personal essays by contemporary women writers, many published here for the first ... Read More

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Perilous Passage: a Narrative of the Montana Gold Rush, 1862-1863 used book

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Binding: Paperback Publisher: Montana Historical Society Date published: 1995 ISBN-13: 9780917298370 ISBN: 0917298373

Description: As New. No Jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Second Printing of thisTrade Paperback in AS NEW Condition. Purple's never-before published first-person narrative of his encounters along the trail from Salt Lake City to Montana and at the Bannack City goldfields, where he prospected and peddled in the first year of the town's existence, when frontier vigilante justice prevailed. Book is clean, unmarked, glossy card cover. 211 pages with index. Montana Historical Society, Helena, MT 1995. Read More

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The Life and Times of Chaucer used book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Alfred A Knopf Date published: 1977 ISBN-13: 9780394493176 ISBN: 0394493176

Description: Very Good in Very Good jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Type: Hard Back Fourth Printing. Hardcover Book and Dust Jacket in Very Good Condition. Jacket art and the illustrations, ornaments, and calligraphy in the text by J. Wolf. Geoffrey Chaucer ( born c 343-25; died 1400 AD) is considered the Father of English Literature and the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages. The jacket looks and feels like parchment and has the appearance of an illuminated manuscript. Clean and bright with ... Read More

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Passage to Juneau: a Sea and Its Meanings used book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Pantheon Books Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9780679442622 ISBN: 0679442626

Description: Very Good in Very Good jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Type: Hard Back First Printing. Hardcover Book and Jacket in Very Good Condition. Bound in blue half-cloth with grey paper-wrapped boards, silver titles; faint smudge near upper corner and a half inch light line lower down on front. Tight and solid sewn binding, square with sharp corners. Inside Passage maps on the endpapers. Interior is Fine. Jacket is clean and bright, just a little rumpled along the edges. Jonathan Raban set sail ... Read More

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Jacob's Hands: a Fable used book

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Edition: First Edition. Binding: Hardcover Publisher: St Martins Press Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9780312194673 ISBN: 0312194676

Description: Fine in Very Good jacket. Size: 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall; Type: Hard Back First Printing. Hardcover Book As New with a Very Good + Dust Jacket. Very clean and unmarked book, looks new. Rough cut. Internals immaculate. Endpapers with a drawing of each author. Jacket is clean with no edgewear, small scuff on front near top edge, not price-clipped. Jacob's Hands is the collaborative effort of two geniuses in their fields, novelist/essayist Aldous Huxley and playwright/novelist Christopher ... Read More

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Where is Nicaragua? used book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Simon & Schuster Date published: 1987 ISBN-13: 9780671546182 ISBN: 067154618X

Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Type: Hard Back Second Printing. Hardcover Out-of-Print Book and Jacket in Fine Condition. Mylar Jacket Cover. Clean, unmarked, tight & solid volume. Pages toned. Firsthand reporting gives the reader a fair-minded account of Nicaragua today (1980s). A help in separating the myth from reality in Central America. Davis reminds us who the revolutionary leader Sandino was and what the Somozas did to their own people and he examines the bitter, ... Read More

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