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Passage Through India An Expanded and Illustrated Edition

by Snyder, Gary

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781593761493
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$12.00

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Shoemaker & Hoard, 2007 135 pages. Inside rear DJ flap has a 1 1/2 x 1/4" barcode raised label. . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 7 3/4 x 9 1/2".
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Where Mountains Roar

by Hazleton, Lesley

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good +
ISBN
9780030453212
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$9.00

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New York: Hold Rinehart Winston, 1980 A personal report from the Sinai and Negev Desert. "By allowing the desert to enter into me, and by entering into the desert, I found a level of intimacy and respect that transcended academic detail to reach to the essence of the desert itself ..." 223 pages.. Paperback. Very Good +. 5 1/2… Read more
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Pleasure of Ruins

by Macaulay, Rose

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
2nd Impression
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$11.00

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New York: Thames and Hudson, 1966 The text has been selected and edited by Constance Babington Smith.160 pages in photogravure, 12 hand mounted colour plates, 29 maps and plans of the sites. 286 pages. Text block Near Fine, cover edgeslightly scuffed. DJ has multiple chips, edges rubbed, spine top 3/4" missing, now stabilized in mylar sleeve. This very heavy… Read more
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To Cuba and Back

by Dana, Richard Henry, Jr.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
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$10.00

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Carbondale IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1966 Dana sailed for Havana in 1859, here shows his perception and judgment, with picturesque language. 138 pages, Edited with introduction by C. H. Gardiner. DJ in mylar sleeve.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good +. 5 x 8 ".
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September Champions The Story of America's Air Racing Pioneers

by Hull, Robert

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good +
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$10.00

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Harrisburg PA: Stackpole, 1979 The daring pilots of the 1930s inspired many, who went on to enroll in civilian pilot training programs. 223 pages, lots of great photos.. Paperback. Very Good +. 8 1/4 x 11".
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Schneider Trophy Races

by Barker, Ralph

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1981
Condition
As New
Edition
2nd Printing
ISBN
9780906393154
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$35.00

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England: Airlife, 1981 History of the Schneide Trophy races from 1913 through 1931. 272 pages include summary of races, sources, bibliography and index.. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. As New/Near Fine. 6 x 8 3/4 ".
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U.S. Civil Aircraft Vol. 2

by Juptner, Joseph P.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1964
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
(ATC 101 - ATC 200)
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$10.00

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Fallbrook CA: Aero, 1964 This volume is part of a series which covers all civil aicraft given an "Approved Type Certificate" (A.T.C.) by the US government. Covers 100 aircraft of the 1929 era incluting Travel Air, Ford Tri-Motor, Lockheed Vega 2... B/w photos throughout. 291 pages. DJ price clipped, now in mylar sleeve.. (ATC 101 - ATC 200). Hard Cover.… Read more
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Golden Age of Air Racing Pre-1940 Vol. 2

by Schmid, S. H. "Wes" & Weaver, Truman "Pappy"

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
EAA Historical Series
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$15.00

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Oshkosh WI: EAA Aviation Foundation, 1983 Only in this era were civilian experimental racing planes the fastest machines in the world; although they were plagued with previously unknown conditions such as flutter problems, increased engine RPMs, and G-load factors in high sped turns (pylon racing). Pages 274-554. Cover edges a bit worn.. EAA Historical Series. Paperback. Very Good +.… Read more
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Racing Planes & Air Races 1909-1967 A Complete History

by Kinert, Reed

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1969
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reference Series #1 - 4
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$12.00

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Fallbrook CA: Aero, 1969 This series presents a rare collection of photographs along with authentic drawings by the author covering the famous air races from the 1st International Air Meet at Rheims France in 1909 with pilotsincluding Louis Bleriot, Rosco Turner, Paul Mantz. The four magazines cover 1909 - 1967; now snugly enclosed in hard covers.. Reference Series #1 -… Read more
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Gut Wrench

by Stallings, Thorne

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2000
Condition
As New
ISBN
9781587214288
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$30.00

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Bloomington IN: International Online Library, 2000 A novel based in the 1920s about a young and daring Air Mail pilot, as he works through despairs of war and national politics... 353 pages, ink inscription by author to "a dear old friend" on half-title page.. Inscribed by Author. Hard Cover. As New. 6 3/4 x 9 1/4 ".
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The Beech 17

by Berry, Peter (compiled by)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1992
Condition
As New
Edition
Air-Britain Special No. 4
ISBN
9780851301853
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$60.00

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Airplanes "Air-Beech" on Spine, UK: Air-Britain, 1992 Inscribed by Peter Berry "To Bill Belverson Sincerely Peter Berry Aug. 22, 1992". . Inscribed by Author. Air-Britain Special No. 4. Paperback. As New. 8 1/4 x 11 3/4 ".
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U.S. Civil Aircraft Vol. 3

by Juptner, Joseph P.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
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(ATC 201 - ATC 300)
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$10.00

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Fallbrook CA: Aero, 1966 This volume is part of a series which covers all civil aicraft given an "Approved Type Certificate" (A.T.C.) by the US government. Covers 100 aircraft of the 1930 era, incluting Curtiss Robin, Great Lakes Trainer, and Lockheed Sirius 8... B/w photos throughout. 286 pages. DJ price clipped, now in mylar sleeve.. (ATC 201 - ATC 300).… Read more
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Touring England By Road and Byway

by Jones Sydney R.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1927 With illustrations by the author and from photographs. Neat repair at first Index page, overall Very Good.. Near Fine. Very Good. 5 1/ x 7 1/2 ".
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A Gringo in Manana-Land

by Foster, Harry L

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1925
Condition
Good +
Edition
2nd Printing
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$10.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1925 Covers random wanderings in Mexico, Guatemala, Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rico, in a charming, folksy way. 357 pages; " b/w photographs throughout; Green covers, orange title, black palm tree. Ink inscription and date crossed out on free front endpage, paper clip marks at top of page, Spanish vocabulary (frijoles--beans) laid in..… Read more
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Grecian Italy

by Forman, Henry James

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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New York: Boni and Liveright, 1924 "Adventures of travel in Sicily Calabria and Malta." Cloth spine, yellow paper covers, Spine and foot edges of pages deckled, color frontis, two-toned illustrations throughout. Cover corners rubbed, 1" of cover tops darkened; text block Near Fine.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Gruger, Frederic R.. 6 x 8 1/2 ".… Read more
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Arabian Sands

by Thesiger, Wilfred

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780140095142
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$15.00

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New York: Penguin, 1984 "Thesiger is perhaps the last, and cerainly one of the greatest, of the British travellers among the Arabs." 347 pages, 16 b/w plates. Top edge of pages slightly foxed.. Paperback. Near Fine. 5 x 7 3/4 ".
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New Granada Twenty Months in the Andes

by Holton, Isaac F.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
;Abridgement of 1857 Edition
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$10.00

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Carbondale IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 1967 223 pages. Holton: minister, missionary, teacher, botanist visited New Granada (Columbia) for 20 months in the 1850s. The original preface, maps, illustrations, hearsay and appedix have been deleted, some chapters have been consiolidated. The first 47 pages have faint pencil lines in outer margins.. ;Abridgement of 1857 Edition . Hard Cover. Very… Read more
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A History of Venice

by Norwich, John Julius

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
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$6.00

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New York: Vintage, 1989 A comprehensive and engaging history of Venice. 673 pages.. Paperback. Near Fine. 5 x 8 ''.
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Jeep Trails to Colorado Ghost Towns

by Brown, Robert L.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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Caldwell ID: Caxton, 1963 239 pages, b/w photos throughout. A travel guide to 57 previous mining settlements, a generous cross-section typical of the various kinds of Colorado ghost camps.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 6 x 8 1/2 ".
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A Vagabond's Provence

by Peck, Anne Merriman

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
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$10.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1929 Woodcuts and drawings (black and white) of Provence by the author throughout. 273 pages.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No DJ. Illus. by Peck, Anne M.. 6 x 8 3/4 ".
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