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cover of Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest

Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest

by W. H. Hudson

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780486259932
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New York: Dover Publications, 1989. Trade Paperback. Unabridged and unaltered republication of the first American edition, published in 1904. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright with slight reading wear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 315 pages. Laid-in book review from Washington Post Book World. The curious call of an… Read more
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cover of The Professor of Light

The Professor of Light

by Marina Tamar Budhos

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Published
March 1999
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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9780399144738
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, March 1999. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and very tight, ends bumped. Black remainder mark to top edge. Light foxing to edges. Jacket clean and bright with slight edgewear. Not from a library. Not clipped. 254 pages. This is… Read more
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cover of The Loss of El Dorado: A Colonial History

The Loss of El Dorado: A Colonial History

by V. S. Naipaul

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Published
September 2001
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Very Good
Edition
Corrected Edition
ISBN
9780330487078
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London: Pan MacMillan / Picador, September 2001. Trade Paperback. Corrected Edition. Second printing. Very Good. Text block tanned, but unmarked. Foxing to top edge. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 376 pages. "What I had known of Trinidad as a child had seemed to me ordinary, unplanned, just… Read more
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cover of Resistance and Change: The Struggles of Guyanese Workers (1964 to 1994), with Emphasis on the Sugar Industry

Resistance and Change: The Struggles of Guyanese Workers (1964 to 1994), with Emphasis on the Sugar Industry

by N. K Gopaul

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Published
1997
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Fine
ISBN
9780965644501
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New York: Inside News Publications, 1997. Trade Paperback. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light rubbing to covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not damaged. ix + 396 pages.
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cover of The People's Progressive Party of Guyana: 1950-1992, an Oral History

The People's Progressive Party of Guyana: 1950-1992, an Oral History

by Frank Birbalsingh

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Published
August 2006
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New
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First Edition
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9781870518918
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London: Hansib Publications, August 2007. Trade Paperback. First Edition. New. Not a remainder. Not damaged. 206 pages.
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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
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As New
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Commemorative Edition
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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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November 2002
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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 Rupununi Mission

Rupununi Mission

by Cuthbert Cary-Elwes; John Bridges (ed.)

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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First Edition
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RARE! London: Jesuit Missions, 1985. Paperback. First Edition (not stated). Very Good. Text unmarked. A few notes to penultimate (blank) page. Spine straight, but creased and wrinkled. Creases to both covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xv + 169 pages. Selections from the personal narrative of Fr Cuthbert Cary-Elwes describing his pioneer missionary effort among… Read more
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cover of The Venezuela-Guyana Border Dispute

The Venezuela-Guyana Border Dispute

by Jacqueline A. Braveboy-Wagner

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Published
May 1984
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Good+
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First Edition
ISBN
9780865319530
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Boulder: Westview Press, May 1984. Trade Paperback. First Edition. Ex-Library: UK Ministry of Defense, Whitehall Library. Good; Near Fine other than the library markings. 349 pages. The expiration in 1982 of the Protocol of Port-of-Spain reheated a border dispute between Venezuela and Guyana that had been frozen since 1970, Almost at once, Venezuelan ultranationalists asserted the need to recover by… Read more
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Black-Water Women

by Carmen Barclay Subryan

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Published
May 1997
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780962408519
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Beltsville, Maryland: Demerara Press, May 1997. Paperback. First Edition. Fine. Inscribed by the author on the title page, otherwise As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 223 pages. Black-Water Women explores the tensions between men and women in the Guyanese culture of the 40's, 50's and 60's as well as the tensions among immigrants transplanted to the… Read more
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