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cover of Climbers Guide to the Great Falls of Potomac

Climbers Guide to the Great Falls of Potomac

by James A. Eakin

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Published
June 1985
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780915746309
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Vienna, Virginia: Potomac Appalachian Trail Club, June 1985. Staple-bound Paperback. First Edition (stated). Fine. Interior pristine. Securely bound by two clean staples. Covers clean and bright. Spine slightly faded. Not from a library. 104 pages. Illustrated with B&W photos and maps.
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cover of Seneca : The Climber's Guide, Revised Edition

Seneca : The Climber's Guide, Revised Edition

by Tony Barnes

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Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780964369818
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Earthbound Sports, 1995. Trade Paperback. Revised Edition. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright with light edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 170 pages. B&W photos and maps. Comprehensive climbers guide to Seneca Rocks, one of the most popular climbing areas on the east coast.
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cover of Western Riding

Western Riding

by Charlene Strickland

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Published
June 1995
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780882668901
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$7.45

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Pownal, Vermont: Storey, June 1995. Hardcover. Very Good / no jacket. Name and illustrations by prior owner to front pastedown. Text unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Dust stains to top edge. Rubbing to covers. Not from a library. 260 pages. Covers all aspects of Western riding from choosing a horse to trail riding, barrel racing, roping, and showing.
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cover of A Very Young Rider

A Very Young Rider

by Jill Krementz

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Published
1977
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780394410920
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New York: Knopf. Hardcover. 1977. Good. New York: Knopf, October 1977. Hardcover. Good book / no jacket. Not from a library. 125 pages. Profusely illustrated with B&W photos. A photographic account of ten-year-old Vivi Molloy's love of and work with horses shows he r caring for, exercising, and training her own pony and riding in competiti on. .
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cover of The Hand of God

The Hand of God

by Paolo Sorrentino

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Published
2021
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781649800527
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New York: Assouline, December 2021. Hardcover. Light blue silk hardcover in a thick luxury slipcase. Illustrated map endpapers. Near Fine book in an As New slipcase. Interior pristine. Three small stains to front cover. 272 pages, over 220 color illustrations. 11.0 x 13.9 x 1.8 inches. 8.2 pounds. Heavy item: extra charges for expedited or international shipping. Lavishly illustrated… Read more
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cover of Christmas Carols Storybook to Color

Christmas Carols Storybook to Color

by Thomas B. Constantino

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Published
1968
Condition
Fine
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Noteworthy, 1968. Staple-bound pamphlet. Fine. Interior pristine. Slight rubbing to covers, otherwise As New. 16 pages. A coloring book, songbook, and history book all-in-one.
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cover of The Devil's Snake Curve: A Fan's Notes From Left Field

The Devil's Snake Curve: A Fan's Notes From Left Field

by Josh Ostergaard

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Published
April 2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781566893459
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$10.95

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Minneapolis: Coffee House Press, April 2014. Trade Paperback. First Edition / First Printing (stated). Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light wear to lower rear corner. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 253 pages. An alternative American history in which colonialism, jingoism, capitalism, and faith are represented by baseball. Personal… Read more
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cover of Kovels' American Collectibles, 1900-2000

Kovels' American Collectibles, 1900-2000

by Ralph Kovel; Terry Kovel

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Published
July 2007
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780609808917
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New York: Random House Reference, July 2007. Trade Paperback. First Edition / full number line. As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xiv + 472 pages. Hundreds of full-color photos. A gorgeously illustrated guide to American collectibles and treasures of the twentieth century. From eggbeaters to elegant furnishings, porcelain to plastic, Bakelite to… Read more
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cover of Travia: The Ultimate Book of Travel Trivia

Travia: The Ultimate Book of Travel Trivia

by Nadine Godwin

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Published
May 2008
Condition
New
Edition
First Revised and Updated Edition
ISBN
9781887140751
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Branford, Connecticut: The Intrepid Traveler, May 2008. Trade Paperback. First Revised and Updated Edition. Full number line. New. Pristine inside and out. Not damaged. No remainder mark. 320 pages. Contents: At sea; Our home, Planet Earth; At the extremes; Winging it; This 'n' that; Where in the world?; Travail, et al; Pastimes; On track; Sleep on it; Looking back; Business… Read more
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cover of The Complete Book of Ballroom Dancing

The Complete Book of Ballroom Dancing

by Richard M. Stephenson; Joseph Iaccarino

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Published
August 1992
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As New
ISBN
9780385424165
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New York: Doubleday / Main Street Books, August 1992. Trade Paperback. August 1992. Full number line. As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. Not damaged. 246 pages. More than 500 photographs and illustrations anchor this guide to social dancing that offers easy, step-by-step instructions for most popular ballroom dances: the waltz, fox-trot, tango, cha-cha, polka,… Read more
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cover of The Fireside Book of Fun and Game Songs

The Fireside Book of Fun and Game Songs

by Marie Winn; Allan Miller (music); Whitney Darrow Jr. (illus)

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Published
October 1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671652135
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New York: Simon and Schuster, October 1974. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Red cloth over boards with blue illustration to front board and blue lettering to spine. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Slight spine tilt. Edgewear to jacket with three 1/2-inch tears. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 224 pages.… Read more
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cover of The Hot Hand: The Mystery and Science of Streaks

The Hot Hand: The Mystery and Science of Streaks

by Ben Cohen

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Published
March 2020
Condition
Fine
Edition
Advance Reader's Edition
ISBN
9780062975775
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New York: Custom House. Paperback. March 2020. Advance Reader's Edition. Fine. Slight reading wear to bottom edge of front cover, otherwise As New. 292 pages. For decades, statisticians, social scientists, psychologists, and economists have spent massive amounts of precious time thinking about whether streaks actually exist. After all, a substantial number of decisions that we make in our everyday… Read more
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cover of The North West Passage in the Nineteenth Century: Perils and Pastimes of a Winter in the Ice (Hakluyt Society Annual Lecture, 2002)

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London: Hakluyt Society, 2003. Staple-Bound Pamphlet. First Edition. As New. Securely bound with two staples in heavy paper wraps. Not from a library. 32 pages, 27 figures. Lecture Delivered at the Annual General Meeting of the Hakluyt Society, 2 July 2002. Note: ISBN printed in pamphlet, 0904180751, is in error (belongs to prior years annual lecture. Correct ISBN is 0904180778.
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cover of All the Cowboys Were Indians

All the Cowboys Were Indians

by Stan Brock

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Published
December 1999
Condition
As New
Edition
Commemorative Edition
ISBN
9781892329004
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Lenoir City, Tennessee: Synergy South, December 1999. Hardcover. Commemorative Edition. Originally published as Jungle Cowboy. As New book in an As New jacket. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. x + 310 pages. For years, Stan Brock was a regular fixture in America's living rooms as co-host of Mutual of Omaha's Wild… Read more
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cover of Stories of the Wilds : True Experiences in the Jungles of Guyana

Stories of the Wilds : True Experiences in the Jungles of Guyana

by Roy Paul; David A. Granger (Foreword)

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Published
November 2002
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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RARE! Phoenix Park, West Bank, Demerara, Guyana: Harpy Books, November 2002. Staple-bound pamphlet. First Edition (stated). Very Good. Stamp of Michael Forde Bookshop to title page, otherwise interior pristine. Rubbing and shelf-wear to covers. Not from a library. 40 pages. Contents: Encounter with a Tiger-Cat, The Year of the Wild Pig, A Night to Forget, Jungle Tug-O-War - Man… Read more
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cover of A Primer of Chinese Acrobatics (Meet a Cultural China)

A Primer of Chinese Acrobatics (Meet a Cultural China)

by Qifeng Fu, Xining Li

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Published
2002
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Beijing: Ministry of Culture of the People's Republic of China, no date, [about 2002]. Boxed Set. Rare presentation copy issued by the PRC government to foreign institutions and VIPs. Boxed set includes hardcover book, CD-ROM for windows computers and a VHS tape. All are unused and suitable for gifting. Box shows minor shelfwear. Book cover shows many very-small bubble-like spots,… Read more
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cover of World Atlas of Saltwater Fishing (World Atlas Series)

World Atlas of Saltwater Fishing (World Atlas Series)

by Ken Schultz

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Published
August 1990
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780792452874
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New York: Mallard Press, August 1990. Hardcover. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine square and tight. Light foxing to top edge and endpapers. Light shelfwear to jacket. 208 pages. Heavy item; possible additional charge for international and/or expedited shipping. A fascinating full-color tour of the premier saltwater fishing locations around the globe, concentrating on locations most… Read more
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