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Recent Arrivals from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

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South Wind

by DOUGLAS, Norman

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Published
1940
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Very Good
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New York: Modern Library, 1940. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Reprint. Blumenthal binding style 8, light blue cloth with red and gilt. Spine and cloth edges sunned, spine cocked and ends bumped, very good in a very good dustwrapper with small chips and tears on edges, publisher's sticker price on front flap. The Modern Library, No. 5.
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The War of 1812 (The Chicago History of American Civilization)

by COLES, Harry L.

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1965. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 298pp. Illustrated. Textblock edges lightly foxed, a very good copy lacking the dustwrapper.
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The Earl of Derby

by SAINTSBURY, George

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Published
1892
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1892. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 12mo. 223pp. Frontispiece portrait of the earl. Olive diced cloth titled in gilt. Owner name on front fly. Text is moderately foxed at the edges and endleaves, just about very good. The Prime Ministers of Queen Victoria, edited by Stuart J. Reid.
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Principles of Selling by Mail

by PICKEN, James Hamilton

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Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
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$60.00

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Chicago: A.W. Shaw Company, 1927. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 374pp. Illustrated with facsimiles. Ex-U.S. Department of Commerce with several marks and stamps, and a label on the rear pastedown. Upper corner gently bumped throughout, moderate binding wear, textblock edges lightly soiled, very good.
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Bows and Arrows

by ELLSWORTH, Clarence

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Published
1950
Condition
Fine
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Los Angeles: Southwest Museum, 1950. Softcover. Fine. First edition. 12mo. 20pp. Illustrated. Fine.
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Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1939. Hardcover. Very Good. First editions. Two volumes bound into one. Tall octavo. 192, 290pp. Likely trimmed, and bound with card covers into green cloth with spine gilt and edges sprinkled. Ex-library with a few marks and stamps and a card pocket in the rear, else near fine. The radio conference was held… Read more
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Presence Africaine: Revue Culturelle du Monde Noir. No. 26

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
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Paris: Présence Africaine, 1959. Softcover. Very Good. French edition. Octavo. Printed off-white wrappers. Modest chipping at the bottom of the first several leaves, very small stains on front wrapper, near very good. Includes articles by John Oliver Killens, Aime Cesaire, and others.
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Presence Africaine: Revue Culturelle du Monde Noir. No. 29

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Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
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$75.00

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Paris: Présence Africaine, 1960. Softcover. Very Good. French edition. Octavo. Printed off-white wrappers. Tiny chips on front wrap, very small stains on front wrapper, very good. Includes articles by Aime Cesaire, David Diop, and others.
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[Photograph]: Portrait of an African-American Toddler

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Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
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$85.00

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[Staunton, Virginia?], 1900. Unbound. Very Good. Sepia-toned gelatin silver photograph. Oval mounted on card. Approximately 2" x 2.75" at widest points. Near fien, the mount has some soiling and wear. The young subject, no older than two is posed seated on a wicker chair. The images came with other material from Staunton, Virginia, but we can not definitively… Read more
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[Staunton, Virginia, 1930. Unbound. Very Good. Sepia-toned gelatin silver photograph. 3.5" x 5.25". Undated and unidentified. Small crease in one corner, very good. The unidentified subject poses before an open window. The images came with other material from Staunton, Virginia, but we can not definitively confirm this is from the city.
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New York: Macmillan Company, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good. Second printing of the 1953 reissue. (originally published in 1938). Contemporary owner's name on front pastedown, very faint dampstain on top page edges and on the front board foredge, about very good lacking the dustwrapper. A nice association being the author's son's copy with his name inked on the front… Read more
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Two Quiet Lives: Dorothy Osborne, Thomas Gray

by CECIL, Lord David

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
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New York and Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1948. Hardcover. Very Good. Later printing. Octavo. Green cloth gilt. Owner's stamp on front fly, corners lightly bumped, very good without dustwrapper.
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The Home Guard Training Manual. Based By Permission On War Office Instruction Books

by LANGDON-DAVIES, John

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Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
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Brooklyn: Chemical Publishing Company, 1942. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition. Revised and enlarged edition. Ex-library copy with bookplate, label on front board, and perforated stamp, about very good.
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Quiet Pilgrimage

by VINING, Elizabeth Gray

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Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
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$100.00

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Philadephia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1970. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 410pp. Illustrated from black and white photographs. Notable name penciled on front fly, spine very slightly cocked, near fine in a near fine dustwrapper with spine and corners lightly rubbed. Signed by the author on the title. An autobiography.
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Education by Uncles

by HOMANS, Abigail Adams

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Published
1966
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Near Fine
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1966. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. First edition. 149pp. Illustrated with decorations by Pauline Baynes and with photographs. Small spot on bottom of front board, spine slightly cocked, near fine in a good only edgeworn and chipped dustwrapper. The story of the author's two uncles Henry and Brooks Adams.
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The Nobel Prize

by KROTKOV, Yuri

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Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780671242558
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1980. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First American edition. 348pp. Translated from the Russian by Dr. Linda Aldwinckle. Foxing on page edges, near fine in a near fine dustwrapper with spine sunned, light internal foxing. A novel based on the last years of Boris Pasternak.
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Ushant: An Essay

by AIKEN, Conrad

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First edition. Contemporary owner's name on front fly, spine ends and corners lightly bumped, very good in a good only dustwrapper with large chips on edges, spine age-toned.
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About Alice

by TRILLIN, Calvin

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Published
2006
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781400066155
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New York: Random House, 2006. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Later printing. Octavo. 78pp. Boards bowed slightly, spine slightly cocked, very good in a very good foxed dustwrapper. Author's memoir of his late wife, which first appeared as an article in the *New Yorker.*.
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Beauty from Ashes, Strength and Joy from Sorrow [with] Facing One's Own Death

by VINING, Elizabeth Gray

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Published
1979
Condition
Fine
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Philadephia: Book and Publications Committee of the Yearly Meeting, 1979. Softcover. Fine. First edition. Two spoken essays separately bound. Stapled wrappers, [8pp.] [4pp.] Small price sticker removed leaving a small impression on the rear wrappers of both copies. Both copies Signed by the author. Scarce *OCLC* locates only 1 copy of each title.
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Queen Victoria

by STRACHEY, Lytton

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1947. Hardcover. Very Good. Later printing. 434pp. Illustrated with black and white plates. Owner's name and info on front pastedown, cloth soiled and sunned, about very good lacking the dustwrapper. Personal and psychological study of Queen Victoria.
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