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Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest

by W. H. Hudson

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Published
1989
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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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The Professor of Light

by Marina Tamar Budhos

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Published
March 1999
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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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Friends for Jamaica Caribbean Newsletter, 10/86, Vol 6, No 10

by Friends for Jamaica

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Published
October 1986
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New York: Friends for Jamaica, October 1986. Single-issue Magazine. Very Good. Tanning. Unmarked. Not from a library.
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A History of the Guyanese Working People, 1881-1905 (Johns Hopkins Studies in Atlantic History and Culture)

by Walter Rodney; George Lamming (foreword)

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Published
September 1981
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Good
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9780801824470
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, September 1981. Trade Paperback. Good+. Ex-library, otherwise nice. Text block unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. xxviii + 282 pages. Completed shortly before Walter Rodney's assassination in June 1980, A History of the Guyanese Working People, 1881-1905 provides an original, well-informed, and perceptive contribution to the historiography of nineteenth-century Guyanese society. This comprehensive examination… Read more
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More about Leemo: the Adventures of a Puma

by Stanley E. Brock

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Published
1968
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First U.S. Edition
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New York: Taplinger, 1968. Hardcover. First U.S. Edition (no additional printings listed). Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Heavy rubbing to clipped jacket in a protective mylar cover. No tears or creases. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 188 pages. By the outdoorsman who came of age on a remote ranch… Read more
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image of Untruth and Consequences: Ralegh's Discoverie of Guiana and the Salting of  the Gold Mine (Hakluyt Society Annual Lecture, 2006)

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London: Hakluyt Society, 2007. Staple-Bound Pamphlet. First Edition. As New. Securely bound with two staples in heavy paper wraps. Not from a library. 22 pages, 4 figures. Lecture Delivered at the Annual General Meeting of the Hakluyt Society, 29 June 2006.
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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
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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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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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All the Cowboys Were Indians

by Stan Brock

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Published
December 1999
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As New
Edition
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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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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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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Rupununi Mission

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

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Published
1985
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First Edition
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RARE! London: Jesuit Missions, May 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… Read more
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The Creature in the Map

by Charles Nicholl

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Published
March 1996
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Fine
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First U.S. Edition
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9780688146009
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New York: William Morrow, March 1996. Hardcover. First U.S. Edition (stated) / full number line. Fine book in a Very Good cover. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Top edge of jacket is curled with a quarter-inch tear to rear panel, otherwise clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 398 pages. A highly readable and… Read more
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The Venezuela-Guyana Border Dispute

by Jacqueline A. Braveboy-Wagner

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Published
1984
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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9780865319530
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Boulder: Westview Press. Trade Paperback. 1984. 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 force… 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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National Geographic Magazine, June 1957 (Volume CXI, Number Six)

by Melville Bell Grosnevor; George C. Marshall; Howell Walker; Norma Miller; Ardean R. Miller; Ralph Gray; W. E. Garrett; R. F. Sisson; Alan Villiers; David Attenborough

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Published
June 1957
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Washington, DC: National Geographic Society, June 1957. Perfect Bound Magazine. Very Good+. Tightly bound. Interior free of marks, tears, folds, or creases. Covers clean and crisp. Half-inch tear at top of spine. Some creasing to spine. No map supplement. Not from a library. Pages 731-874 plus 45 pages of advertisements. Profusely illustrated with B&W and color photos. Contents: George C.… Read more
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