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Dragonflight: Volume 1 of "the Dragon Riders of Pern"

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First printing. Collects the two novellas "Weyr Search, " which won Hugo Award in 1968, and "Dragonrider, " which won the Nebula Award in 1968. "Broke the masculine mold of most previous science fiction." Barron; Anatomy of Wonder 1995, 4-289. Barron; Fantasy Literature, 4A-179. The first book in the Pern series. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. A superior copy.


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Edition: First edition thus Binding: Hardcover. Publisher: North-South Books, New York; Date published: 1996 ISBN-13: 9781558584754 ISBN: 1558584757

Description: Sergei Goloshapov. Translated by Anthea Bell. A wonderfully, and sometimes weirdly, illustrated fairy tale appealing not only to children, but adults as well. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. A new copy. Read More

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover. Publisher: Houghton Mifflin,, Boston, MA; Date published: 1912

Description: Hart, Schaffner & Marx Prize Essays XIII. Explores the costs of shipping via rail versus water in the US and Europe. 468 pages with fold out chart. Bound in dark red cloth with lettering in gilt. Library call numbers on spine. Hill Library imperforation on title page. No other library markings or pockets. A very good copy with tiny tear to cloth at head of spine. Read More

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Edition: First edition thus Binding: Hardcover. Publisher: North-South Books, New York; Date published: 1997 ISBN-13: 9781558586345 ISBN: 1558586342

Description: Sergei Goloshapov. Translated by Anthea Bell. A wonderfully, and sometimes weirdly, illustrated fairy tale appealing not only to children, but adults as well. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. A new copy. Read More

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Atlas of Railway Traffic Maps used book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: LaSalle Extension University, Chicago Date published: 1920

Description: A collection of fold out railroad maps which present comprehensive and accurate information concerning the freight rate territories throughout the U.S. Maps appear unused. Bound in dark red buckram with lettering in gilt. About fine with cloth covers showing only a little wear. Read More

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Putnam, New York Date published: 1906

Description: Out west and back east on the first trip of the Los Angeles Limited. Reprinted with additions from articles in the New York Times. 198 pages with photographs plus four pages of ads. Bookplate of H.S. Pickering. Bound in original red cloth with lettering stamped in black and label with photograph of steam locomotive affixed to front cover. Very good. Read More

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Edition: 1914 edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Theo. Audel & Co., Publishers, New York Date published: 1914

Description: A summary of the principles and practice of steam engineering. 222 pages plus ads. Gilt edging. Moisture staining to top portion of covers and first few pages, else very good. Read More

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Railway Misrule used book

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover. Publisher: Duffield, New York Date published: 1914

Description: Inscribed by Kenna. Private ownership versus government ownership of the railroads. 163 pages with one foldout. Bound in dark blue cloth with lettering in gilt. A fine copy. Read More

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover. Publisher: Arkham House, Sauk City, WI Date published: 1954

Description: 1242 copies printed. Barron, Horror Literature 4-236. Small bump to one cover corner. Fine in about fine dust jacket with three tiny tears. A very attractive copy. Digital photograph upon request. Read More

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Report of a Military Reconnaissance in Alaska, Made in 1883 used book

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, Washington, DC; Date published: 1885

Description: Senate, 48th Congress, 2nd session, Executive Doc. No. 2. The general report was written somewhat in the manner of a journal kept by a traveler. The most important information required was on the Native tribes visited plus the trade and resources of the districts. 121 pages with woodcut engravings, plus 20 foldout maps. Bound in original black cloth. Front hinge starting. Small personal library stamp to front paste-down endpaper. A very good copy. Read More

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