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A History of the Colt Revolver

by Haven, Charles T.; Belden, Frank A.

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Published
1997
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Near Fine
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Fairfax, VA: Odysseus Editions, Inc./The National Rifle Assoc., 1997. Book. Near Fine. Full-Leather. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 711pp. Genuine leather, red with gilt accents, very lightly rubbed. Gilded page ends lightly scratched. Moire silk end sheets. Satin ribbon place marker. Very large and heavy, may need additional postage..
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East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North

by Nielsen, Kay, illustrator

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Published
2000
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Fine
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$150.00

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London: The Folio Society, 2000. Book. Illus. by Nielsen, Kay. Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 204 pp. Cream boards of vegetable parchment with gilt decoration by the artist to covers and spine, decorative end papers, woodcuts and 25 full color illustrated plates throughout; minimal wear. Red slipcase, near fine, very light rubbing, small spot..
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Gone with the Wind

by Mitchell, Margaret

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Published
1964
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Near Fine
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$18.00

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Garden City, NY: International Collectors Library, 1964. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 733pp. Blue leather look, gilt decorations and lettering. Corners and spine ends bent, pages toning. Includes publisher's insert..
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The Invisible Man/Juneteenth

by Ralph Ellison

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Published
2018
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780385365987
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$25.00

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China: Penguin Random House, 2018. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 368 pp. Grey illustrated leather look boards, silver and gold gilt decorations to covers and spine, decorative end papers, satin ribbon place marker, gilt page ends, minor wear, small marks to top edge..
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Brave New World

by Huxley, Aldous

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Published
1974
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Very Good
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$35.00

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Avon, CT: The Heritage Press, 1974. Book. Illus. by McAfee, Mara. Very Good. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 237pp. Glossy orange-red boards, black decoration; silver spine lettering on black background, orange decoration. Bumps and closed tear to spine, bump to one corner. Publisher's pamphlet laid in. Black slipcase has minor edge wear, bump near top of spine,… Read more
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Life of Pi, illustrated by Tomislav Torjanac

by Martel, Yann

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780151013838
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$25.00

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Orlando, Florida: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2007. Book. Illus. by Torjanac, Tomislav. Very Good +. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 315 pp. 1st illustrated edition. Blue boards, pages bright, tiny spot to top page edge, some shelf rubbing, name plate pasted on end paper. Full color illustrations throughout. White pictorial dj, minimal wear; in mylar..
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The Picture of Dorian Gray

by Wilde, Oscar

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good -
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$15.00

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Garden City New York: International Collectors Library, 1970. Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 300 pp. No date, ca 1970. Green faux leather, gilt decorations, ribbon place marker, bump to bottom fore edge, base of spine bumped, minimal shelf wear, corners wearing but sharp..
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Langenscheidt's Lilliput Dictionary English-Latin

by Langenscheidt

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Published
1970
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Very Good +
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$30.00

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Berli- Schoneberg: Langenscheidt, 1970. Book. Very Good +. Soft cover. 64mo - up to 3" tall. 511pp. No date, ca 1970. Red flexible plastic covers, gilt lettering. Numbered 284 on spine. Tiny miniature book, 2 inches tall by 1 1/2 inch wide by 3/4 inch thick. No interior marks, pages lightly toning. English to Latin. .
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Poems (Tennyson's Poetical Works)

by Tennyson, Alfred (Lord)

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Published
1869
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Very Good
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Boston: Fields, Osgood & Co., 1869. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 663pp. Rebound in green leather spine and corners, cream flowered silk. Bumped corner, light edge wear, small stain on spine, spine lightly sunned. Names and sticker remainders on empty page and title page. 4-line poetry quote in pencil on last empty page..
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The Stranger

by Camus, Albert; Gilbert, Stuart, trans.

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Published
1971
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Fine
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New York: The Heritage Press, 1971. Book. Illus. by Maffia, Daniel. Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 181pp. Yellow cloth, gilt lettering on maroon background. Very good plus gold/yellow slipcase, light corner wear, small tears, light soil. Color painting illustrations by Daniel Maffia; publisher's notes laid in..
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Langenscheidt's Lilliput Dictionary English-Danish

by Langenscheidt

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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Berli- Schoneberg: Langenscheidt, 1959. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. 64mo - up to 3" tall. 615pp. Red flexible plastic covers, gilt lettering. Numbered L-61 on spine. Tiny miniature book, 2 inches tall by 1 1/2 inch wide by 5/8 inch thick. No interior marks, pages lightly toning, discoloration on pastedown end papers. English to Danish. .
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Vanished Arizona: Recollections of My Army Life

by Summerhayes, Martha

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Published
1981
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VG+
ISBN
9780809439683
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$20.00

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USA: Time-Life Books Inc., 1981. Book. VG+. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 270pp. Genuine brown embossed leather, gilt page ends, gilt lettering, marbled end papers, ribbon place marker, B&W Illustrations. Very light marks on gilt page ends, light corner wear, ribbon end soiled. Time Life Classics of the Old West..
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A Journey Through Texas, or A Saddle-Trip on the Southwestern Frontier

by Olmsted, Frederick Law

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Published
1981
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Very Good +
ISBN
9780809439720
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USA: Time-Life Books Inc., 1981. Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 516 pp. Genuine brown leather cover with embossed design, gilt lettering and page ends, marbled endpapers, ribbon place marker. Light scratches to gilt page edges, tiny marks to leather corner. B&W illustration on frontispiece, fold-out map, appendix. Time Life Classics of the Old… Read more
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The Old Santa Fe Trail, the Story of a Great Highway

by Inman, Colonel Henry

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Published
1981
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Very Good +
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$40.00

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USA: Time-Life Books Inc., 1981. Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 493 pp. Genuine brown leather, gilt page ends, gilt lettering, embossed leather work, satin ribbon place marker, marbled end papers. Very light corner wear, light wear to page edges, tiny nicks to leather. B&W illustrations. Time Life Classic of the Old West..… Read more
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The Tinderbox

by Andersen, Hans Christian; Harriet

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Published
1948
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Very Good
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$60.00

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New York, NY: Maxton Publishers, 1948. Book. Illus. by Harriet. Very Good. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Nonpaginated. Blue pictorial boards, edge wear, light soil, interior clean and unmarked. Color and B&W illustrations throughout..
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Animal Children: The Friends of the Forest and the Plain

by Kirkwood, Edith Brown

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Published
1913
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New York, NY: The Wise-Parslow Company, 1913. Book. Illus. by Ross, M.T.. Very Good. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 96pp. Red cloth, decorated and lettered in gilt. Corner wear, ink stain on back. Pages have light reading bends. Verses about animals, with color pictures by M.T. Ross throughout. Rainbow edition, reprinted from Volland & Company..
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Twenty-Nine Essays

by De Montaigne, Michel; Adler, Mortimer J., selected and introduced by

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
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Franklin Center Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1982. Book. Illus. by Wald, Carol. Near Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 482 pp. Franklin Press. Red full leather boards, gilt decorations and accents, gilt page ends, patterned end papers. Corners remain sharp, gilt page ends have very minor marks. Color illustrations throughout. One of France's great Renaissance thinkers, Michel… Read more
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The Aeneid

by Virgil

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Published
1982
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Fine
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Franklin Center Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1982. Book. Illus. by Gruninger, Johann. Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 425 pp. Franklin Library. Grey full leather boards, gilt accents and decorations, gilt page ends. This volume is in sharp condition with minimal wear. Illustrated throughout with woodcuts by Johann Gruninger. .
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History of the Crusades, Volume I and Volume II

by Michaud

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Published
2010
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Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press, 2010. Book. Illus. by Dore, Gustave. Near Fine. Hardcover. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. 364+362pp. 2 volume set, #266 of a Deluxe Limited Edition of 600. Brown full leather, decorated with black, gilt and red. All edges gilt, moire silk end papers, satin ribbon marker. 100 B&W full page plates, protected by red… Read more
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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls

by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

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Published
1852
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Very Good +
Edition
1st Edition
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$500.00

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Boston, MA: Ticknor, Reed and Fields, 1852. Book. Illus. by Baker; Billings. Very Good +. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 256pp, vi. First issue with "lifed" for lifted on p.21, line 3. This was corrected before the second printing in Dec. 1851. Dated MCCCLII on title page; copyright page states "Entered according to Act of… Read more
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