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The Remarkable Reefs Of Cuba - Hopeful Stories From the Ocean Doctor

by Guggenheim, David E.

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
2022
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781633887800
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Guilford: Prometheus Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2022. First Edition. Hardcover. xvi, 240 pages; Contents clean and unmarked in original blue binding in bright illustrated dustjacket; some page corners creased. Since 1970, the Caribbean has lost half of its coral reefs, an ominous and accelerating phenomenon that extends around the world. Beyond the… Read more about this item
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Igor Mitoraj

by Igor Mitoraj; Donald B. Kuspit; Giovanni Testori ; Liberto Perugi

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
Published
1992
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Hardcover
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Milan: Fabbri Editori. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 176 pages; Clean and secure in original binding in very nice glossy pictorial dustjacket. Large illustrated volume with photographic illustrations throughout. Igor Mitoraj (1944 –2014) was a Polish artist and sculptor. Known for his fragmented sculptures of the human body often… Read more about this item
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New Bearings in English Poetry - A Study of the Contemporary Situation

by Leavis, F. R.

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Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1932
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Hardcover
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London: Chatto and Windus. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1932. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. (viii), 214 pages; Contents clean and unmarked, secure in original slate blue cloth binding in very nice condition. A lovely example of this landmark collection of critical essays by F. R. Leavis. Contents include: Poetry and the… Read more about this item
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How to Eat Better for Less Money - With a Helpful Supplement on Budget Wines and Spirits

by Beard, James ; Sam Aaron

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Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Second Revised Edition; First Printing
Published
1970
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780671204822
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New York: Simon and Schuster. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1970. Second Revised Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 315 pages; Contents clean and unmarked, secure in original wine colored cloth binding with lettering and decorative stamping in bright gilt in very nice original dustjacket with price at base of front flap and mild edgewear. … Read more about this item
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Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc By The Sieur Louis De Conte Translated By Jean Francois

by Twain, Mark ; [Samuel Clemens] ; "Sieur Louis De Conte Translated By Jean Francois"

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Used - Very Good-
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First Edition; First Printing
Published
1896
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Hardcover
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New York: Harper and Brothers. Very Good-. 1896. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. xiv, 461, (2) ads pages; Contents clean and secure in original red cloth with decorative stamping in gilt and white depicting Joan's sword and shield on the front boards and in outline at the spine; short area of color loss at spine edge of… Read more about this item
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Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Reformers Vol. XX

by Hubbard, Elbert

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Edition
First Edition Thus
Published
1907
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Hardcover
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East Aurora: Roycrofters. Very Good. 1907. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. A very nice example in binding of white buckram spine and with dark grey-green boards; gilt lettering at spine and front board; printed by letterpress on hand-made paper, top edge gilt, fore edge and bottom edge untrimmed. Frontispiece portrait of John Wesley, as well as full page… Read more about this item
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La Feuille a L'Envers

by Montagne, Edouard ; Gorguet et Fau (illustrations)

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First Edition
Published
1885
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Hardcover
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Ed. Monnier et Co.. Very Good. 1885. First Edition. Hardcover. 109, (2) pages; Bound in light blue buckram with gilt lettering at spine with former owners initials at base "1885 / B.R.J."; pink marbled endpapers; original colored illustrated wrappers bound in; 10 full page plates with hand coloring, 10 illustrated initials (some colored), and 10 … Read more about this item
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Histoire de La Buche - Recits sur la Vie des Plantes

by Fabre, Jean-Henri ; Yan Dargent (Illustrations)

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Used - Very Good-
Published
1867
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Hardcover
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Paris: Chez Garnier Freres. Very Good-. 1867. Hardcover. (viii), 466 pages; Contents secure in original binding of red leather spine over red cloth covered boardss. Owner's name ffep, otherwise unmarked; scattered foxing throughout; cloth rubbed through at corners, superficial stains to boards. The work is illustrated by Yan' Dargent with a frontispiece engraving, plus 15… Read more about this item
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Reminiscences of an Epicure -- Food - Wine - Smokes

by Cunynghame, Francis

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Used - Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1955
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Hardcover
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London: Peter Owen Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1955. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 156 pages; Contents clean and secure in original red cloth binding in edgeworn dustjacket, chipped at edges and rippled/creased on rear panel (now in protective mylar cover). Dustjacket designed by Ithell Colquhoun. No markings, no foxing, quite nice. Major… Read more about this item
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AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MA-KA-TAI-ME-SHE-KIA-KIAK, OR BLACK HAWK, Embracing the Traditions of His Nation, Various Wars in Which He Has Been Engaged, and His Account of the Cause and General History of the Black Hawk War of 1832

by Patterson, J. B. ; (Editor) ; Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak ; Black Hawk ; Antoine LeClair (Interpreter0

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Edition
First Edition Thus
Published
1882
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Hardcover
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Oquawka IL: J. B. Patterson - Continental Printing Co. Very Good. 1882. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 208 pages; Howes P-120 Black Hawk, born Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak, (1767 – 1838) was a band leader and warrior of the Sauk American Indian tribe in what is now the Midwest of the United States. Although he had inherited an important historic… Read more about this item
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The Duchess of Dino - A Life of Dorothea of Courland, Mistress to Tallyrand

by Ziegler, Philip

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Used - Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
1962
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Hardcover
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London: Collins. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. 382 pages; Contents clean and secure in original bright red cloth binding in edgeworn dustjacket. The unique and fascinating life of Talleyrand’s niece, Dorothea Courland, Duchess of Dino, will grab readers’ attention and hold it fast. This first English-language biography of the Duchess… Read more about this item
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OLD CREOLE DAYS

by Cable, George W.

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Used - Very Good+
Edition
First Edition; Later Printing
Published
(1879)
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Hardcover
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good+. (1879). First Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. (viii), 229, (4) ads pages; Contents clean and secure in original dark green cloth biding with titling stamped in gilt and decorations stamped in black on spine and front panel depicting moss hung trees and a pelican with a fish in its beak.… Read more about this item
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Sandmouth

by Frame, Ronald

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Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First American Edition; First Printing
Published
1988
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Hardcover
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1988. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 476 pages; Clean and secure in original binding of green cloth over gray boards in very nice pictorial dustjacket. In this rich, crowded, and involving novel, Ronald Frame (whom the London Times has called 'one of our… Read more about this item
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The Mystery of Hamlet , Prince of Denmark

by Benedict, Robert Russell

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1910
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott. Very Good. 1910. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 120 pages; Clean and secure in original burgundy cloth binding with gilt letteringat spine and front board. Former owner's small printed name plate on fep; also a small neat signature on tp. This scarce book explores the complex character of Hamlet, the protagonist of… Read more about this item
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Shakespeare's Autobiographical Poems Being His Sonnets Clearly Developed  with His Character Drawn Chiefly from His Works
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Shakespeare's Autobiographical Poems Being His Sonnets Clearly Developed with His Character Drawn Chiefly from His Works

by Brown, Charles Armitage

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1834
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Hardcover
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London: John Bohn. Very Good. 1834. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. viii, 306 pages; Contents clean and secure in original brown cloth binding with faded gilt lettering at spine; boards decoratively blindstamped. Cloth rubbed at extremeties; former owner's name signed on tp "G.B. Odin"; also small printed name plate on fep "John H. Barnes" OCLC 213517604 OCLC 457164743 Quite scarce,… Read more about this item
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The Scheme : How the Right Wing Used Dark Money to Capture the Supreme Court

by Whitehouse, Sheldon ; Jennifer Mueller

Condition
Used - Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
2022
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781620977385
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New York: The New Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2022. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 256 pages; Contents clean and secure in original black binding in very nice dustjacket. Like New. A senior member of the Senate Judiciary Committee recounts how anonymous donors seized control of the U.S. Judiciary, including the Supreme… Read more about this item
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Shakespeare's Sonnets  Reconsidered, and in part rearranged with  introductory chapters notes, and a reprint of the original 1609 edition
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Shakespeare's Sonnets Reconsidered, and in part rearranged with introductory chapters notes, and a reprint of the original 1609 edition

by Butler, Samuel

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1899
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Hardcover
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London: A. C. Fifield. Very Good. 1899. First Edition. Hardcover. xii, 328 pages; Contents clean and secure in original olive green cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and front cover. Errata slip tipped in at p. xii. .
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The Medical Knowledge of Shakespeare
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The Medical Knowledge of Shakespeare

by Bucknill, John Charles

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1860
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Hardcover
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London: Longman & Co. Very Good. 1860. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. viii; 292 pages; Contents clean and secure in original publisher's dark brown cloth binding with decorative blindstamping, gilt titles at spine, red coated endpapers; cloth chipped at spine ends, corners rounded. Bucknill gives an in-depth analysis of Shakespeare's familiarity with medical terms and diseases as evidenced in his… Read more about this item
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Textual Problems of the First Folio   A Study of Richard III, King Lear,  Troilus & Cressida, 2 Henry IV, Hamlet, and Othello

Textual Problems of the First Folio A Study of Richard III, King Lear, Troilus & Cressida, 2 Henry IV, Hamlet, and Othello

by Walker, Alice ; (1900-1982)

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Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1953
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Hardcover
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1953. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. viii, 170 pages; Contents clean and secure in original tan boards with bright red cloth spine in very good dustjacket with chippinng at base of spine (price-clipped). Alice Walker (1900 – 1982) was a British scholar of the Elizabethan and Jacobean writer Thomas… Read more about this item
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KENYA DIARY 1902 - 1906

by Meinertzhagen, R.

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1957
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Hardcover
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Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd. Very Good. 1957. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. viii, 347 pages; Former owner's name and address stamped on ffep; otherwise contents clean and secure in original brown cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine. A vivid picture of the life of a young officer with the King's African Rifles from 1902… Read more about this item
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