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Lion: African Adventure With The King Of Beasts by Johnson, Martin - 1929

Lion: African Adventure With The King Of Beasts

by Johnson, Martin

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Lion: African Adventure With The King Of Beasts (1929. G.P. Putnam's Sons 1st Ed.) Used. Good Condition/ NO DJ included. Stated 1929 First Edition, G.P. Putnam's Sons. WITH 63 HISTORIC PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN BY THE JOHNSONS + MAP. All plates and fold-out map still present, in nice condition, and affixed to binding. TANZANYIKA.

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  • Illustrator Osa Johnson
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  • Edition First Edition
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  • Publisher G.P. Putnam's Sons
  • Place of Publication New York
  • Date Published 1929
  • Size 6 5/8 X 9 1/2
  • Keywords Africa, History of Africa, Lion, Simba, Safari, Photography, 20th Century, Martin Johnson, Osa Johnson, Tanzanyika
  • Size 6 5/8 X 9 1/2

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The Cossacks: A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. UKRAINIA

The Cossacks: A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. UKRAINIA

by Tolstoi, Count Lyof N.

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UKRAINIA Tolstoi, Count Lyof N.: The Cossacks: A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. First English Edition, 1888 Walter Scott, 24 Warwick Lane, Paternoster Row, London. Translated from the Russian by Nathan Haskell Dole. Summary: A novel of the Caucasian War 1817-1864. Used. Good- Condition/ No DJ. Blue Boards gold titling and ornamentation. Imperial Russian crest stamped in gilt at center front. A solid copy. Light foxing to endpapers. Toning. Fabric at top of spine missing. RARE/SCARCE.
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The ABC Bunny
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The ABC Bunny

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741GagGreenBunny. The ABC Bunny BY WANDA GA'G. Coward-McCann 1933 First Edition Twentieth Printing Thus. Good Condition. No DJ. Exlib. Library- bound edition. Hand lettered by Howard Ga'g. Green boards with red titling in white front center panel in nice condition. Green and white wraparound alphabet wall poster still affixed to binding.
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The Thief Of Bagdad

The Thief Of Bagdad

by Abdullah, Achmed

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Abdullah, Achmed. The Thief of Bagdad. Readers Library Publishing Co. Ltd., London Film Edition, 1924. USED. TONED. Good Condition/ Good- DJ. QUITE RARE IN THE ORIGINAL DUST JACKET Front dj panel states "Film Edition" Actor Douglas Fairbanks photo on back panel. DJ Spine is chipped. Now protected in a mylar wrap. Summary: The Thief of Bagdad is a 1924 American silent swashbuckler film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Douglas Fairbanks, and written by Achmed Abdullah and Lotta Woods. Freely adapted from One Thousand and One Nights, it tells the story of a thief who falls in love with the daughter of the Caliph of Baghdad.
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Now, Voyager

Now, Voyager

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Prouty, Olive Higgins. NOW, VOYAGER, Hodder and Stoughton Limited, London. THE FILM EDITION. Copyright page states: First Printing in this form February, 1943. USED. VG/G UNCLIPPED ORIGINAL 3'-net Yellow Bette Davis Dust jacket. VERY RARE THUS. Bette Davis Front panel with a still from the Warner Bros movie of the same name is in nice shape. Shows B.D. On the telephone. This jacket is not sunned. Bottom of the dj spine is chipped at publisher name. Back panel has a couple of chips at top edge. Protected in a mylar wrap. Orange boards are un-sunned and in nice shape. By the author of Lisa Vale and Stella Dallas, Olive Higgins Prouty. SUMMARY: Now, Voyager is the story of a woman who, through force of circumstances, escapes from a lonely, drab, fear-ridden existence to a rich, full life of her own." 222 pages. 4 ½ X 7 ¼. Not an easy find, this one will ship from United States.
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A Lady Of Quality

by Burnett, Frances Hodgson

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Burnett, Frances Hodgson A LADY OF QUALITY. Charles Scribner's copyright 1896. Grosset & Dunlap Universal Jewel Photoplay, Edition, 1924. USED. VG/Good Original RARE Virginia Valli as film character Clorinda Wildairs dust jacket. Protected in a mylar wrap. Green boards, red titling with grey ornamentation. 363 pages plus adverts. 5 X 7 ¾.
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The Heretical Imperative

The Heretical Imperative: Contemporary Possibilities of Religious Affirmation

by Peter L. Berger

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The Cossacks: A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. UKRAINIA

The Cossacks: A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. UKRAINIA

by Tolstoi, Count Lyof N.

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UKRAINIA Tolstoi, Count Lyof N.: The Cossacks: A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. First English Edition, 1888 Walter Scott, 24 Warwick Lane, Paternoster Row, London. Translated from the Russian by Nathan Haskell Dole. Summary: A novel of the Caucasian War 1817-1864. Used. Good- Condition/ No DJ. Blue Boards gold titling and ornamentation. Imperial Russian crest stamped in gilt at center front. A solid copy. Light foxing to endpapers. Toning. Fabric at top of spine missing. RARE/SCARCE.
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The ABC Bunny
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The ABC Bunny

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741GagGreenBunny. The ABC Bunny BY WANDA GA'G. Coward-McCann 1933 First Edition Twentieth Printing Thus. Good Condition. No DJ. Exlib. Library- bound edition. Hand lettered by Howard Ga'g. Green boards with red titling in white front center panel in nice condition. Green and white wraparound alphabet wall poster still affixed to binding.
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The Thief Of Bagdad

The Thief Of Bagdad

by Abdullah, Achmed

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Abdullah, Achmed. The Thief of Bagdad. Readers Library Publishing Co. Ltd., London Film Edition, 1924. USED. TONED. Good Condition/ Good- DJ. QUITE RARE IN THE ORIGINAL DUST JACKET Front dj panel states "Film Edition" Actor Douglas Fairbanks photo on back panel. DJ Spine is chipped. Now protected in a mylar wrap. Summary: The Thief of Bagdad is a 1924 American silent swashbuckler film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Douglas Fairbanks, and written by Achmed Abdullah and Lotta Woods. Freely adapted from One Thousand and One Nights, it tells the story of a thief who falls in love with the daughter of the Caliph of Baghdad.
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Now, Voyager

Now, Voyager

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Prouty, Olive Higgins. NOW, VOYAGER, Hodder and Stoughton Limited, London. THE FILM EDITION. Copyright page states: First Printing in this form February, 1943. USED. VG/G UNCLIPPED ORIGINAL 3'-net Yellow Bette Davis Dust jacket. VERY RARE THUS. Bette Davis Front panel with a still from the Warner Bros movie of the same name is in nice shape. Shows B.D. On the telephone. This jacket is not sunned. Bottom of the dj spine is chipped at publisher name. Back panel has a couple of chips at top edge. Protected in a mylar wrap. Orange boards are un-sunned and in nice shape. By the author of Lisa Vale and Stella Dallas, Olive Higgins Prouty. SUMMARY: Now, Voyager is the story of a woman who, through force of circumstances, escapes from a lonely, drab, fear-ridden existence to a rich, full life of her own." 222 pages. 4 ½ X 7 ¼. Not an easy find, this one will ship from United States.
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Lion; African adventure with the king of beasts

by Martin Johnson

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Putnam, January 1929. Hardcover . Fair. Covers clean and unmarked, edge and corner wear. Bumps to corners. Pages clean and unmarked. All Orders Shipped With Tracking And Delivery Confirmation Numbers.
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Lion; African adventure with the king of beasts

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Lion: African Adventure with the King of Beasts

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New York: Blue Ribbon Books, 1931. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Reprint Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Olive green cloth, lettered in black. Slight spotting to front cover, more pronounced to back cover, tanned spine panel, a bit rubbed at corners and spine extremities. Firm, square binding, clean and unmarked interior. Blue Ribbon reprint of 7th ptg. (Oct. 1932). ix,281 pp., b&w plates..
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Lion: African Adventure with the King of Beasts

by Johnson, Martin

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NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons , 1929. 1st. Hardcover. Good/None. Hardcover, red cloth with faded gilt lettering, 281 pages, illustrated with 63 full page photographs by the author and clean fold-out map at rear of book. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Inscription o first blank page, otherwise clean. Bump to cover fore-edge. Record # 381169
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Lion: African adventure and the king of the beasts

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NY: Putnam. Fair. 1929. Two illustrations appear to have been trimmed, owner inscription fep, photo credit page torn away at corner not . affecting text, dampstain at center of book, edge wear, gilt lettering rubbed. .
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LION: AFRICAN ADVENTURE WITH THE KING OF BEASTS

by Johnson, Martin

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Other: Other. Very Good. Hardcover. New York: Blue Ribbon Books, (1936). Eleventh impression. 281 pages. Interior is sound and clean with no markings. Red cloth binding is tight with gilt stamping and very light edgewear. Overall VG. .
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Lion; African Adventure with the King of Beasts

by JOHNSON, Martin

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New York: Blue Ribbon Books, 1951. Good. Later. Good. Book has foxing throughout it, binding is coming loose, and the corners of the cover are bent. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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Lion: African Adventure with the King of Beasts

Lion: African Adventure with the King of Beasts

by JOHNSON, Martin

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New York: Blue Ribbon Books, 1931. Hardcover. Good. Fifth impression. Lightly illustrated from black and white photographs by the author. Octavo. ix, 281pp. Half-title and facing page with a 3" spot of offsetting, frontispiece loose but present, spine slightly cocked, large stain on back cover, good only, lacking the dust jacket.
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The Frigate Constitution

by Hollis, Ira N

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Boston: HMCo. VG+/VG- (see notes). 1931. new ed.. hardcover. 12mo . 285pp . P O name. DJ has 1/4" tears, 1/4" chipping, some edgewear. .
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Lion : African adventure with the king of beasts

by Martin Johnson

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New York and London: G.P. Putnam's Sons and Knickerbocker Press. Fair. 23 x 16cm. Hardcover. 1929. Third edition. 281 pages. Spine missing. dj glued to endpaper. Name on ffep. Cov er faded. .
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Cap'n Kid Goes To The South Pole

Cap'n Kid Goes To The South Pole

by Engle, Joanna

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Engle, Joanna. Cap'n Kid Goes To The South Pole. A Seaworld Adventure featuring Shamu, the Killer Whale. RARE. Children's Book. Used. Good, clean Condition. Softcover. Stapled binding. Random House copyright 1983. 5 ½ X 5. ISBN 0394856430. Original cover price $1.25.
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The Polynesian Triangle

The Polynesian Triangle

by Berry, Eric

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Eric Berry: The Polynesian Triangle, 1968 Funk & Wagnalls. USED. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ VERY GOOD UNCLIPPED ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. SCARCE THUS. SUMMARY: THE 3,000 YEAR HISTORY OF POLYNESIA AND ITS PEOPLES. ANTHROPOLOGY. A NICE FIND.
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Oregon; Or, a Short History of a Long Journey

Oregon; Or, a Short History of a Long Journey: Narrative of a Journey Across the Rocky Mountains, to the Columbia River

by John B. Wyeth

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YE Gallon Press, 1970. Limited Edition. #499/605. VG. Interior is tight, clean, and free of ownership marks except for one penciled notation on the flyleaf. Cloth boards show shelf and handling wear with light soiling, edge, corner, and spine wear. Overall a solid copy showing minimal signs of use. Photo is of the copy we have here at Barbed Wire Books.
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Key to the Fishes of Northern Europe

Key to the Fishes of Northern Europe

by Alwyne Wheeler

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London 1978: Frederick Warne & Co.Ltd., London 1978: Frederick Warne & Co.Ltd., 1976. Good. Softbound limp edition. Cased edition also available Illustrations by Peter Stebbing 1976. Limp. Good. Peter Stebbing.
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ICEBERGS AND GLACIERS
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ICEBERGS AND GLACIERS

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New York: William Morrow and Company, inc., 1987. First Edition. Extensively illustrated with large and beautiful photographs. Square 4to, publisher’s original pictorial boards in the original decorated dustjacket. (30). A fine, bright copy. In clear, concise text and exceptional, full color photographs, noted science author Seymour Simon explains how different types of glaciers and icebergs are formed, how they move, and how they affect life on Earth. He also explores some of their mysteries: Can icebergs be used as a source of fresh water for dry lands? And will the ice ages return, covering the continents with glaciers as they did twenty thousand years ago?
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The Natural History of Selborne; With Observations on Various Parts of Nature; and The...

The Natural History of Selborne; With Observations on Various Parts of Nature; and The Naturalist's Calendar

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London: Henry G. Bohn, 1851. Leather Bound. Good. Half leather over cloth boards in good condition. Marbled endpapers. TEG. With 40 hand-colored engravings. Raised bands on the spine. A few words underlined pp. 115-116. Some foxing. Eight pages have a dark mark in the center of the page, but the text is still legible. A damp stain on the lower corner of many pages. With additions and Supplementary notes by William Jardine. Edited with further illustrations, a biographical sketch of the author and a complete index by Edward Jesse.
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Think South: How We Got Six Men and Forty Dogs Across Antarctica
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Think South: How We Got Six Men and Forty Dogs Across Antarctica

by Cathy de Moll

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St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2015. Single volume, hardcover with dust jacket, xv [1], 282pp [6], illustrated with maps and b&w photos. First Edition, First Printing. Author signature and inscription on Author page. Previous owner gift inscription on front free endpaper. Near fine unread book. Dust jacket showing light signs of shelf wear. Foreword, cover photo and all expedition photos by Will Steger. Please see photos for specifics. A portion of all book sales from Babcock & 68th are donated to charity.
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On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection

On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection: Reprinted from the sixth London edition with all additions and corrections

by Charles Darwin

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New York: A.L. Burt, n.d.. Reprint Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. The covers are quarter bound leather over marbled boards with gilt lettering on the spine. The covers show rubbing which enhances the period appearance. Endpapers are marbled, gilt top edge, clean contents and a tight binding. This edition was part of the "Burt's Library of the World's Best Books" series and, unlike the typical A.L. Burt reprint, is bound in a high quality binding.
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Curtis Botanical Magazine Plate 767: Melanthium Uniflorum, Yellow Melanthium

Curtis Botanical Magazine Plate 767: Melanthium Uniflorum, Yellow Melanthium

by Curtis, William

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London: T. Curtis, 1804. Very good +. This is a hand colored copper plate engraving. The print measures 5.5 x 9.25 inches, with a plate mark of 4.5 x 7.75. It is a beautiful decorative antique print expertly colored and beautifully composed. This particular plate has been trimmed at the rough edge. Curtis' work was the first study of British flora, and artists contributing to the opus included James Sowerby, Sydenham Teak Edwards, Francis Sansom and William Kilburn. "The Botanical Magazine; or Flower-Garden Displayed, is an illustrated publication which began in 1787. The longest running botanical magazine, it is widely referred to by the subsequent name Curtis's Botanical Magazine. Each of the issues contains a description, in formal yet accessible language, and is renowned for featuring the work of two centuries of botanical illustrators. Many plants received their first publication on the pages, and the description given was enhanced by the keenly detailed illustrations. The first issue, in… Read More
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Curtis Botanical Magazine Plate 916: Uvularia Chinensis, Brown-Flowered Uvularia

Curtis Botanical Magazine Plate 916: Uvularia Chinensis, Brown-Flowered Uvularia

by Curtis, William

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London: T. Curtis, 1806. Very good +. This is a hand colored copper plate engraving. The print measures 5.5 x 9.25 inches, with a plate mark of 4.5 x 7.75. It is a beautiful decorative antique print expertly colored and beautifully composed. This particular plate has been trimmed at the rough edge. Curtis' work was the first study of British flora, and artists contributing to the opus included James Sowerby, Sydenham Teak Edwards, Francis Sansom and William Kilburn. "The Botanical Magazine; or Flower-Garden Displayed, is an illustrated publication which began in 1787. The longest running botanical magazine, it is widely referred to by the subsequent name Curtis's Botanical Magazine. Each of the issues contains a description, in formal yet accessible language, and is renowned for featuring the work of two centuries of botanical illustrators. Many plants received their first publication on the pages, and the description given was enhanced by the keenly detailed illustrations. The first issue, in… Read More
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$35.00