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Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956

by Anne Applebaum

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August 2013
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Very Good+
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First Paperback Edition
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9781400095933
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New York: Anchor, August 2013. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition / full number line. Very Good+. Dog-ear to lower corner, otherwise Fine. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xxxvi + 566 pages. A groundbreaking history of how Communism took over Eastern Europe after World War II and transformed the individuals who came under its sway.… Read more
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Asterix and the Missing Scroll (Asterix Album 36)

by Jean-Yves Ferri

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Published
October 2016
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As New
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781510100466
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London: Hachette / Orion, October 2016. Paperback. First Paperback Edition, first printing / full number line. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Not remainder mark. Not clipped. 48 pages. Julius Caesar has finished writing the history of his campaigns in Gaul. His publisher, Libellus Blockbustus, foresees a huge success ... but there's a snag. The… Read more
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How Obelix Fell Into the Magic Potion: When He Was a Little Boy (Asterix)

by Rene Goscinny

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Published
October 2009
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Fine
ISBN
9781444000948
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London: Hachette / Orion, October 2009. Paperback. Fourth printing. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Covers clean and bright. Very slight reading wear to lower corner. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 32 pages. Every one of the Asterix stories refers to a decisive moment in Obelix's life: when he, as a six-year-old boy, fell… Read more
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Zarafa: A Giraffe's True Story, from Deep in Africa to the Heart of Paris

by Michael Allin

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Published
August 1999
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Very Good+
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9780385334112
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New York: Dell / Delta, August 1999. Trade Paperback. Very Good+. Light reading wear to covers. Text unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 215 pages. In October 1826, a ship arrived at Marseille carrying the first giraffe ever seen in France. A royal offering from Muhammad Ali, Ottoman Viceroy of… Read more
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I Dreamed of Africa (Movie Tie-In Edition)

by Kuki Gallmann

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Published
April 2000
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Very Good+
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Movie Tie-in Edition
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9780140287448
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New York: Penguin Books, April 2000. Trade Paperback. Movie Tie-In Edition, first printing / full number line. Very Good+. Prior owner's name inside cover. Text unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light edgewear to covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xx + 315 pages. At the age of twenty-five, Kuki Gallman, divorced and badly injured… Read more
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The Hired Man

by Aminatta Forna

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Published
October 2013
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Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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9780802121912
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$18.95

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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, October 2013. Hardcover. First U.S. Edition / full number line. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends lightly bumped. Edge and reading wear to jacket. No tears. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 296 pages. A taut, powerful novel of a small town and… Read more
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Birds Without Wings

by Louis de Bernières; Louis de Bernieres

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Published
August 2004
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Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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9781400043415
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, August 2004. Hardcover. First American Edition (stated). Blue linen over boards with gilt titles to spine. Gorgeous map endpapers. Laid-in book review from Washington Post Book World. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Small stain to first page, otherwise interior unmarked. Spine straight and tight, tail slightly bumped. Jacket has light soiling to… Read more
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Lisbon

by Cãmara Municipal de Lisboa

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Published
1983
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Rare! Lisbon: Cãmara Municipal de Lisboa, 1983. Trade Paperback. First Edition. Good. One inch tears to upper and lower hinges. Appears unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 127 pages, richly illustrated. A very rare copy of the traveler's guide to Lisbon, published by the Town Council.
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Southern Spain (Cadogan Guides)

by Dana Facaros

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Third Edition
ISBN
9781860110160
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London: Cadogan Books, 1996. Trade Paperback. Third Edition. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Light corner wear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 278 pages. A detailed guide to Andalucia and Gibraltar.
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Portugal: The Rough Guide, Sixth Edition

by Mark Ellingham; John Fisher; Graham Kenyon; Alice Martin; Don Grisbrook; Jules Brown

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Published
May 1994
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Very Good
Edition
Sixth Edition
ISBN
9781858280844
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London: Rough Guides, May 1994. Paperback. Very Good. Lightly tanned. Appears unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light reading wear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 431 pages.
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Spain on Backroads : The Motorist's Guide to the Spanish Countryside

by Duncan Peterson

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Published
February 1994
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Fine
ISBN
9781556506376
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Edison, New Jersey: Hunter Publishing, February 1994. Trade Paperback. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright with just the slightest corner wear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 208 pages. Richly illustrated guide to backroads Spain with 30 mapped driving tours.
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Birnbaum's Portugal 1993

by Alexandra Mayes Birnbaum

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780062780515
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New York: HarperPerennial, 1993. Trade Paperback. First Edition (stated). Near Fine. Interior lightly tanned, appears unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Light crease at front hinge. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 509 pages.
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All the Old Knives

by Olen Steinhauer

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Published
March 2015
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As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781250045423
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New York: Minotaur Books, March 2015. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. As New book in an As New jacket. Pristine inside and out. Laid-in book review from Washington Post Book World. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. x+294 pages. Olen Steinhauer's most intimate, most cerebral, and most shocking novel.
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Spies of the Balkans

by Alan Furst

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Published
June 2010
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9781400066032
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New York: Random House, June 2010. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Prior owner's name and date inked to FFEP. Text unmarked. Spine straight and tight, ends lightly bumped. Lower rear corner bumped. Jacket has slight edgewear and a light scratch. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 268 pages. As war approaches northern… Read more
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The Devil's Queen: A Novel of Catherine de Medici

by Jeanne Kalogridis

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Published
July 2009
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780312368432
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$25.99

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New York: St. Martin's Press, July 2009. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends slightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright with slight wear to top edge. No tears, creases, or folds. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 470 pages. Confidante of Nostradamus, scheming… Read more
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All Quiet on the Western Front

by Erich Maria Remarque; Harvey Swados (foreward)

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Published
1967
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Greenwich, Connecticut: Fawcett, 1967. Mass Market Paperback. Fawcett Premier M546. No ISBN. Foreward by Harvey Swados. Very Good. Prior owner's names on first page. Not from a library. 175 pages. The testament of Paul Baumer, who enlists with his classmates in the German army of World War I, illuminates the savagery and futility of war.
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The Man Who Went Up in Smoke: A Martin Beck Mystery

by Maj Sjöwall

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Published
October 2008
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Very Good
ISBN
9780307390486
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New York: Vintage Crime / Black Lizard, October 2008. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 208 pages. Inspector Martin Beck of the Stockholm Homicide Squad has his summer vacation abruptly terminated when the top brass at the foreign office pack him off to… Read more
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A Thread of Grace: A Novel

by Mary Doria Russell

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Published
October 2005
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Very Good+
ISBN
9780449004135
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New York: Ballantine Books, December 2005. Trade Paperback. Very Good+. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Cover clean and bright with reading wear. 442 pages. It is September 8, 1943, and fourteen-year-old Claudette Blum and her father are among the thousands of Jewish refugees scrambling over the Alps toward Italy, where they hope to find safety now that the… Read more
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Faithful Place (Dublin Murder Squad, 3)

by Tana French

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Published
July 2010
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670021871
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New York: Viking, July 2010. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends bumped. Lower front corner bumped. Jacket clean and bright with slight edgewear at spine head. No tears, creases, or folds. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 400 pages.
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Conclave

by Robert Harris

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Published
November 2016
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Fine
ISBN
9780735272644
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Toronto: Random House Canada, November 2016. Trade Paperback. Fine. Black remainder dot to bottom edge. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. 304 pages. The Pope is dead. Behind the locked doors of the Sistine Chapel, one hundred and twenty Cardinals from all over the globe will cast their votes in the world's most secretive… Read more
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