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How Carrots Won the Trojan War: Curious (but True) Stories of Common Vegetables

by Rupp, Rebecca

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Published
2011
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9781603429689
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$7.71

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North Adams, MA: Storey Publishing, 2011. small knick toward bottom corner on the fore-edges of title page to page 10, else textblock is clean and tight. Creased corners, light wear to edges. 376pp., including acknowledgements and index.. 1st Printing. Wraps. Very Good+. Illus. by Gilbert Ford. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback.
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Cleopatra's Nose: Essays on the Unexplained

by Boorstin, Daniel J.

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9780679435051
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$8.25

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NY: Random House, 1994. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner rubbed. Dust jacket, in mylar, lightley worn along edges. 209p., including index. A collection of essays by a Pulitzer Prize winning author, with the challenging themes of discovery and surprise in history.. First Trade Edition. Quarter Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good+ (in mylar). 8vo -… Read more
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Everyman Looks Forward: The Next Twenty Years as Determined By U.S.-Soviet Relations

by Whyte, Lancelot Law

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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$9.70

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NY: Henry Holt and Company, 1948. Former owner's stamped name on ffep, age toned end papers, else textblock is clean and tight. Teal cloth binding, minimally shelf worn. Heavily worn and rubbed dust jacket, rubbed, scuffed sides, several tears and creases to the edges. 78p.. First Printing. Green Cloth. Very Good/Fair (in mylar). 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.… Read more
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Timber Line: A Story of Bonfils and Tammen

by Fowler, Gene

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1947
Condition
Good+
Edition
Reprint
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$19.40

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Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc., 1947. Author's ink signature and inscription on ffep. Lacks dust jacket, dust jacket flap remnant laid in. Toned edges and gutters of endpages, else textblock is clean and tight. Tan top page edges. Light rubbing to the tips and edges of spine, bumped corners, bumped head/foot of spine, soiled back cover, sunned… Read more
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A Descriptive Account of the Republic of Guatemala, Central America

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Published
1893
Condition
Good+
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$145.50

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Chicago: Department of Public Works, 1893. Original edition; Clean and tight textblock with moderately worn edges and some chipping. Faded pink covers. 39p.. Wraps. Good+. 12mo over 6¾" 7¾" tall. Paper Back.
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The Canadian Frontier 1534-1760

by Eccles, W.J.

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Printing
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$8.68

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NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., 1970. Very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear and lightly rubbed covers. 234p., including index. 2nd Printing. Wraps. Very Good. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Paperback.
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A History of Knowledge

by Von Stein, Thomson

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
2014
Condition
Very Good+
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$82.45

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Colorado Springs: Privately Published, 2014. Very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear. 205p.. Spiral Bound. Very Good+. 4to - Over 9 ¾" -12" Tall. Paperback.
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Wings of a Century: The Romance of Transportation

by Hungerford, Edward

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Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
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Chicago, 1933. Clean and tight textblock with moderate edge wear and cover rubbing.. Wraps. Very Good. 4to - Over 9 ¾" -12" Tall. Paperback.
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image of Dokumente: Zum Abwehrkampf Der Deutschen Evangelischen Pfarrerschaft Gegen Verfolgung Und Bedruckung 1933-1945/ Documents on the Defense Struggle of the German Protestant Pastorate Against Persecution and Oppression 1933-1945

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Nurnberg, Germany: Verlag Jacob Mendelsohn, 1946. Very clean and tight textblock with light edge wear to the cover; 125p.. Wraps. Very Good. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Paperback.
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$14.55
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Religion and Politics in Iran: Shi'ism from Quietism to Revolution

by Keddie, Nikki R. (Ed.)

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Printing
ISBN
9780300032451
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$7.66

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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1983. Very clean and tight textblock with light edge and cover wear. 255p., including index. 2nd Printing. Wraps. Very Good. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Paper Back.
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Nineteenth-Century South America in Photographs

by Hoffenberg, H.L.

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780486241333
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$19.40

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NY: Dover Publications, 1982. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn; light shelf rubbing at the base of the spine. 152p.. Wraps. Very Good. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Paperback.
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India in the Eyes of Europe: The Sixteenth Century

by Lach, Donald F.

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Phoenix Edition
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$14.55

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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1968. Very clean and tight textblock with moderate edge and cover wear. 492p.. First Phoenix Edition. Wraps. Very Good. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Paperback.
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The Swerve: How The World Became Modern

by Greenblatt, Stephen

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780393343403
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$8.68

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NY: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2011. Very clean and tight textblock, light edge wear. 356p., including index; Winnder of the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize.. 1st Printing. Wraps. Near Fine. Illus. by Plates. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Paper Back.
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Journal of the American Geographical Society of New York Vol. XXIX, 1897, Nos. 1-4

by Daly, Charles P. (president)

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Published
1897
Condition
Very Good
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$48.50

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NY: American Geographical Society, 1897. Four issues bound into one volume; Ex-library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, blind-embossed seal, and rear card pocket. Yellow end pages, some age toning to the gutters. Else textblock is clean and tight. No remainder marks or library stamps to all page edges but there is some age toning. Plain Green cloth, slightly rubbed… Read more
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A Book of New Zealand

by Reid, J.C.; Cape, Peter (editors)

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780002169424
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$19.40

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Auckland, New Zealand: Collins, 1979. Brown end pages, textblock is clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, brown cloth binding, bumped head and foot of spine and corners. Unclipped dust jacket, rippling to head and foot of spine, lighlty edge worn. 292pp., including list of authors.. Revised Edition. Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good (in mylar). Illus. by B&W Photographs. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Silhouettes: A History and Dictionary of Artists

by Jackson, Mrs. E. Nevill

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780486242101
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$9.70

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NY: Dover Publications, 1981. Textblock is clean and tight. Creasing to corners, light folding to some of the edges, bumped head and foot of spine and shelf soiled covers. 154pp.. Reprint. Wraps. Very Good. Illus. by Photographs/Diagrams/Charts. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback.
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The Argentine Republic

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Published
1915
Condition
Very Good
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$9.70

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San Francisco: Panama-Pacific-Exposition, 1915. Retired library copy minimally marked. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed. 88p.. Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by Black and White Photos. 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Ex-Library Hardcover.
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From Olivet to Patmos: The First Christian Century in Picture and Story

by Houghton, Louise Seymour

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Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
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$48.50

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NY: American Tract Society, 1893. Ex-library copy, usual stamps, stickers, and markings. Clean and tight, floral decorative endpapers. Plates and decorative lettering at the begining of the sentence on each chapter. No remainder marks or library stamps to all page edges. Royal blue cloth binding, with black and gilt stamped decorations; Binding is lightly edge worn with moderate wear to… Read more
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image of Progress of the Nineteenth Century: A Panoramic Review of the Inventions and Discoveries of the Past Hundred Years Including Descriptions and Pictures: The Achievements of Mankind: Together with Interesting Stories

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Toronto, Canada: J. L. Nichols & Co., 1900. Front and rear end papers separated at the gutters, hinges solidly intact; Faint 'musty' odor, else textblock is clean and tight. Character-soiled edges. Moderately frayed spine extremities, Bumped and frayed corners, Embossed cover and down spine; Binding moderately sunned and faded; 641p., including index.. Illustrated Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by… Read more
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$34.30
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A History of the Middle Ages

by Dahmus, Joseph

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Clausen Books, RMABA
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Seventh Printing
ISBN
9780760700365
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$7.75

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NY: Barnes & Noble Books, 1995. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner rubbed. 408p., including index.. Seventh Printing. Quarter Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine (in mylar). 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall. Hardcover.
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