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SPARTACUS - of the Gladiator's Revolt Against Imperial Rome. (Bantam Book #H1985) (Movie Tie-in Starring Kirk Douglas); Laurence Olivier; Jean Simmons; Tony Curtis;)

by Fast, Howard.

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1960
Condition
GOOD, Decent Reading Copy
Edition
Second Edition By Publisher.
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CANADA. [Published Simultaneously with USA Ed): Bantam Books., 1960. 280 pages ."Spartacus now lives in a masterpiece of a motion picture. The characters of this unforgettable story are portrayed by one of the finest casts ever assembled." >>This is a reading copy. Cover creasing; scuffing.. Second Edition By Publisher.. Soft Cover. GOOD, Decent Reading Copy. Illus. by Illustrated… Read more
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The 300 Spartans (Movie Tie-in Starring = Richard Egan, Ralph Richardson, Diane Baker; Signet Book # D2172 );

by Burke, John

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1962
Condition
GOOD+
Edition
First Edition By This Publisher
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$4.50

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USA: Signet Book, 1962. 158 pages."A small Army of Greeks spearheaded by three hundred Spartans do battle with the whole invading Persian Army." Cover wear.Creasing to covers; Name in pen & store stamp to front end page.. First Edition By This Publisher. Soft Cover. GOOD+. Illus. by Painted Cover Based on the Movie.. 12mo - over 6¾"… Read more
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Cleopatra (Movie Tie-In Starring = Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison ; Signet Book # P2163)

by Franzero, Carlo Maria

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition By This Publisher
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USA: Signet Books, 1963. 223 pages "Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt experiences both triumph and tragedy as she attempts to resist the imperial ambitions of Rome.". >> Sticker residue on front cover; creasing to backcover.. First Edition By This Publisher. Soft Cover. Very Good +. Illus. by PHOTO Cover From FILM/Movie. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall..… Read more
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Cleopatra (Movie Tie-In Starring = Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison ; Signet Book # P2163)

by Franzero, Carlo Maria

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth Edition By Publisher
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USA: Signet Books, 1963. 223 pages "Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt experiences both triumph and tragedy as she attempts to resist the imperial ambitions of Rome.". >> Front cover creasing; scuffing to covers.. Fourth Edition By Publisher. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by PHOTO Cover From FILM/Movie. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.. Mass Market Paperback..
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THE DARK ANGEL. (Giant Cardinal Edition # GC-175)

by Waltari, Mika

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1963
Condition
Near FINE.
Edition
Second Edition By Publisher.
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$37.00

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USA: Pocket Books. / Giant Cardinal Edition., 1963. 329 pages; A novel of the fall of Constantinople, by the author of "The Egyptian".. >> Minor cover scuffing; store stamp to right paper spine.Minor indent to front cover. Name in pen to top edge of paper spine.. Second Edition By Publisher.. Soft Cover. Near FINE.. Illus. by GGA - {Good… Read more
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TOMORROW'S FIRE - A Novel of the Third Crusade

by Williams, Jay.

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1971
Condition
Near FINE.
Edition
First Edition By This Publisher
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$34.00

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Great Britain, United Kingdom: New English Library./NEL., 1971. 316 pages. *** CANADA BUYERS; (This is a THICK BOOK, thus can only be shipped by Expedited Mail in CANADA; Standard Pre-Set Postage Rates ONLY APPLY in Manitoba & Saskatchewan; Other Canadian Provinces will Need to pay EXTRA Shipping Charges); ***" The journal of a Crusading troubadour. Denys is a restless… Read more
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VIVA MAX! (Popular Book # 75-8111 ); Tie-in to movie / film starring; Peter Ustinov, PamelaTiffin, Jonathan Winters and John Astin.

by Lehrer, James.

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition By This Publisher
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$8.99

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USA: Popular Library., 1966. 190 pages. "Remeber the Alamo? Well it's still there... And Maximilian Rodriguez de Santos, a small Mexican General with big 20th-century dreams, can't forget it. In fact, Max never stops thinking about it. Oh, the glory - if only he could recapture the Alamo and return it to its rightful owner, the Republic of… Read more
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TELL IT ON THE DRUMS. (Dell # D156 ; Dell Map Back #156; Africa)

by Krepps, Robert W. .

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1955
Condition
Good / Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Ed. & 1st Printing!
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New York, NY, USA.: Dell Books., 1955. 256 pages. "The Thieves from Kimberley to Pretoria Barney and the hunting party to Baboons Mountains; Barney and the girl to Protoria Coenraad and Denis to King Lobengula's Kraal Denis to Pretoria Adam's pursuit of Denis and further wanderings." >> Wear to spine; minor cover creasing; edge wear to covers.scuffing… Read more
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DRUM (Second Book #2 / Two in the Falconhurst Plantation Black Human SLAVE-BREEDING Series;Fawcett Crest Giant #m658 ); Slavery in Civil War Era 19th Century America

by ONSTOTT, KYLE (Inspired the Falconhurst Series with Lance Horner)

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Fifth 5th Edition Printing by Publisher
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Canada: Fawcett Crest Pub., 1968. 512 pages; Sequel to Mandingo; .Carries the 1962 Hardcover date, but actually published circa 1970; ** Basis for the 1976 Movie; The Film Starred; Warren Oates, Isela Vega, Pam/Pamela Grier, Yaphet Kotto, John Colicos and Ken Norton; with Lillian Hayman as Lucretia Borgia; Directed by Steve Carter; Lush and deliciously tacky… Read more
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MASTER OF FALCONHURST (Third Book #3 / Three in the Falconhurst Plantation Black Human SLAVE-BREEDING Series;Fawcett Crest #P1528 ); Slavery in Civil War Era 19th Century America

by ONSTOTT, KYLE (Inspired the Falconhurst Series with Lance Horner)

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1964
Condition
VERY GOOD Minus
Edition
First Paperback Ed. & 1st Printing!
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$13.00

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USA: Fawcett Crest Pub., 1964. 446 pages; Sequel to Mandingo & Drum; *** Passion, Violence & Depravity; Compelling & Powerful ... a Shameful Slice of American History. ** Front cover creasing;. First Paperback Ed. & 1st Printing!. Soft Cover. VERY GOOD Minus. Illus. by Painted Cover Art. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.. Mass Market Paperback.
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MISTRESS TO FALCONHURST. (Book #8 / Eight in the FALCONHURST Series); Liz Lucretia Borgia - Civil War Southern Slave Breeding Plantation

by Horner, Lance. (based on Characters Created By Kyle Onstott)

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition By This Publisher,
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Greenwich, Connecticut, USA: Fawcett Gold Metal Pub., 1973. 351 pages; "Like her namesake, Lucretia Borgia had ambition, guile and a stunning sexuality. Auctioned off to Warren Maxwell, she soon gained an envied position on the plantation. But overwhelming desire for Omar, the new Mandingo slave, caused her to defy her master. Retribution was swift." >>> Spine slant; store stamp… Read more
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HEIR TO FALCONHURST. (#7 in FALCONHURST Series; Post Civil War South; Decline of SLAVE Breeding Plantation);

by Horner, Lance. (based on Characters Created By Kyle Onstott)

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COMIC WORLD
Condition
Very Good to Fine
Edition
27th Edition. By Publisher
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USA: Fawcett Gold Metal Pub. 448 pgs.>> No date circa 1980's (cover price = $2.25 ); "Drummage Maxwell, black despite the whiteness of his skin, learns the truth about himself in a Boston brothel. A bitter truth that sends him South to his only heritage - Falconhurst. Once on the plantation, Maxwell, descended from the famous slave Drum on… Read more
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HEIR TO FALCONHURST. (#7 in FALCONHURST Series; Post Civil War South; Decline of SLAVE Breeding Plantation);

by Horner, Lance. (based on Characters Created By Kyle Onstott)

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1984
Condition
FINE+, Near New
Edition
First Edition By This Publisher
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USA: Ballantine Books, 1984. 448 pgs. "Drummage Maxwell, black despite the whiteness of his skin, learns the truth about himself in a Boston brothel. A bitter truth that sends him South to his only heritage - Falconhurst. Once on the plantation, Maxwell, descended from the famous slave Drum on one side, and from the flower of Southern aristocracy on… Read more
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The Scarlet Letter. Condensed for Present-Day Reading. (Keep-Worthy Book # 2);

by Hawthorne, Nathaniel.

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1945
Condition
GOOD +
Edition
PBO - Paperback Original (True 1st).
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New York, NY, USA.: Keep-Worthy Book., 1945. 191 pages. "THE SCARLET LETTER is considered Nathaniel Hawthorne's most famous novel-and the first quintessentially American novel in style, theme, and language." SCARCE FROM THIS PUBLISHER. >> Slight bend to book, does not lay flat; minor pen to front cover; 1" x 1/2" paper pull to backcover;. PBO - Paperback Original (True… Read more
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THE CLANSMAN, an Historical Romance of the KU KLUX KLAN. (The Birth of a Nation!; Associated Professional Services Book # APS-9504)

by Dixon, Thomas.

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1965
Condition
Fair to Good, Reading Copy
Edition
First Edition By This Publisher
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USA.: Associated Professional Services, 1965. *** CANADA BUYERS; (This is a THICK BOOK, thus can only be shipped by Expedited Mail in CANADA; Standard Pre-Set Postage Rates ONLY APPLY in Manitoba & Saskatchewan; Other Canadian Provinces will Need to pay EXTRA Shipping Charges); *** An historical romance of the Ku Klux Klan. Book was the basis for… Read more
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Toronto - Winnipeg, Canada.: Harlequin Books., 1952. 286 pages. Harlequin book #170; (5/1952; 18th Century pioneer settlment Canadian Historical Fiction Adventure); "This is the incredibly moving & dramatic novel from one of the most fascinating pages in colonial history. The Acadians a peace-loving group of French neutral's living in Nova Scotia, were cruelly uprooted from their prosperous farms and scattered… Read more
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Toronto - Winnipeg, Canada.: Harlequin Books., 1952. 286 pages. Harlequin book #170; (5/1952; 18th Century pioneer settlment Canadian Historical Fiction Adventure); "This is the incredibly moving & dramatic novel from one of the most fascinating pages in colonial history. The Acadians a peace-loving group of French neutral's living in Nova Scotia, were cruelly uprooted from their prosperous farms and scattered… Read more
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The Bait and the Trap (Cesare Borgia) (Renaissance Italy); (ACE G-527

by Challis, George - (pseudonym of Frederick Faust; Aka = Max Brand);

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COMIC WORLD
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition By This Publisher
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USA: Ace Books Pub; CHALLIS, GEORGE (Frederick Faust aka Max Brand) - The Bait and the Trap (Cesare Borgia) (Renaissance Italy); (ACE G-527; 1960’s; VG minus = $8.00); >> Cover creasing; minor stain to backcover. . First Edition By This Publisher. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Painted Front Cover. 12mo - over 6¾" -… Read more
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Blood on the Sun (The Vikings book #3)

by LANGHOLM, NEIL (pseudonym of Kenneth Bulmer)

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
PBO (Paperback Original) True First Ed.
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USA: Pinnacle Books, 1979. LANGHOLM, NEIL (pseudonym of Kenneth Bulmer) (The Vikings! #3) - Blood on the Sun; (Pinnacle Books; 1979; Paul Stinson Painted Cover Art VG+ = $9.00); >> Minor cover creasing; . PBO (Paperback Original) True First Ed.. Soft Cover. Very Good+. Illus. by Paul Stinson Painted Cover Art. 12mo - over 6¾" -… Read more
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The Dark Return (The Vikings book #2)

by LANGHOLM, NEIL (pseudonym of Kenneth Bulmer)

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COMIC WORLD
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good to Fine
Edition
PBO (Paperback Original) True First Ed.
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New York, NY, USA.: Pinnacle Books, 1977. LANGHOLM, NEIL (pseudonym of Kenneth Bulmer) (The Vikings! #2)- The Dark Return; (Pinnacle Books; 1977; Greg Theakston cover; VG/FN = $6.00); . PBO (Paperback Original) True First Ed.. Soft Cover. Very Good to Fine. Illus. by Greg Theakston Cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.. Mass Market… Read more
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