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Stephen Hawking's Universe: The Cosmos Explained

by David Filkin

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Published
1997
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
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First Edition; Third Printing
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9780465081998
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Basic Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1997. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. 0465081991 . Hardcover Condition: Fine 1st edition, 3rd printing. The Bib Bang, black holes, white dwarfs, time warps, life, the universe and everything; all explained in everyday language. ; 8vo ; 288 pp pages .
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The Essays of Montaigne

by Trechmann, E.J. (translated by)

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N.D.
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New York, London: Oxford University Press. Good in Good dust jacket. N.D.. Hardcover. Complete authorized edition. Reprint of the 1927 Oxford Standard Authors edition. Circa 1940. Introduction by J.M. Robertson. Pp. L. 614. Index. Laid is a single sheet, folded to 9 x 5.75" of the Harvard University Humanities 1b… Read more
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Rasputin, the man behind the myth: A personal memoir

by Rasputin, Maria; Patte Barham

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Published
1977
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First Edition
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Englewood Cliffs, N. J.: Prentice Hall. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth, Pictorial end papers. Pp266. 8 pages of black & white photographs. Laid in are two related newspaper clippings. The dust jacket is unclipped but heavily worn. Maria Rasputin (1898-1977) was the daughter of Grigori Rasputin. She wrote… Read more
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The People of Moscow

by CARTIER-BRESSON, Henri

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Published
1955
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First Edition
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New York: Simon & Schuster. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: VG. First edition. Foreword and photographs by Cartier-Bresson. Beige cloth-covered boards. Some toning at the extremities, No dust jacket. Inscribed to Previous owner. ; 8vo ; 163 pp pages .
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The Making of the African Queen Or How I Went to Africa with Bogart, Bacall and Huston and Almost Lost My Mind

by Hepburn, Katharine

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Published
1987
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780394562728
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. 0394562720 . Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. ; 8vo ; 129 pp pages .
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The Story of Rock

by Belz, Carl

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Published
1979
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Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
Second Edition; Fourth Printing
ISBN
9780195015546
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New York: Oxford University Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1979. Second Edition; Fourth Printing. Hardcover. 0195015541 . Hardcover. Second Edition; Fourth Printing. Fine in a Near Fine Shelf worn dust jacket. ; 8vo .
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Country miles are longer than city miles

by Royce, Craig Evan; Gitlin, Jeffrey

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Published
1976
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Very Good
ISBN
9780378078979
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Ward Ritchie Press. Very Good. 1976. Softcover. 0378078976 . 8vo ; 124 pp pages .
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Marriage with My Kingdom, The Courtships of Elizabeth I

by Plowden, Alison

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Published
1977
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Fine in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780812823387
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New York: Stein & Day. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1977. Hardcover. 0812823389 . Hardcover Condition F/VG Queen Elizabeth consistently refused to marry but endlessly played the game of puwer and politics. ; 8vo ; 216 pp pages .
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AMERICAN THUMB-PRINTS.; Mettle of our men and women

by STEPHENS, Kate

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Published
1905
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First Edition
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Lippincott Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1905. First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition. Dark green cloth stamped with dulled gilt leaf boarder and gilt lettering. A VG copy with wear on ends and corners. 343 pp. Dismissed from the Univ. of Kansas for her liberal views, Stephens became an active and eloquent feminist.… Read more
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The Falcon and the Dove: A Life of Thomas Becket of Canterbury (A Pantheon Portrait)

by Alfred Duggan

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Published
1966
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Pantheon Books. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1966. Hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Dust Jacket Anne Marie Jauss (illustrator). ; 8vo ; 217 pp pages .
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Alaska's Railroad Builder Mike Heney

by Herron, Edward A.

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Published
1962
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Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
Second Printing
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New York: Julian Messner, Inc.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1962. Second Printing. Hardcover. Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition Near Fine in Clear protective cover. "During the Alaska gold rush, Mike Heney built the White Pass and Yukon Railroad--the toughest hundred miles of track in the world. Later he constructed the Copper River… Read more
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Elizabeth R: Evocation - Spectacle

by Strong, Roy, and Julia Trevelyan Oman

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Published
1971
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
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First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780812814439
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New York: Stein & Day. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1971. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0812814436 . Hardcover. Condition: F/F. 1st Edition. Brown paper covered boards, lettered in black. New/as issued, dust jacket now in mylar. 1st ed. 79 pp., color + sepiatone plates. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.; 8vo ; 79… Read more
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A Celebration of Birds: The Life and Art of Louis Agassiz Fuertes

by Peck, Robert McCracken

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Published
1982
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First Edition
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New York: Walker and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth with gilt title lettering to front cover. Pp xii[i], 178. Illustrations in black and white and color. Introduction by Roger Tory Peterson. Full page color frontis. The cloth is faded along the edges as is the dust… Read more
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Education of a Princess: A Memoir

by Marie; Russell Lord [Editor]

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Published
1931
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Good with no dust jacket
Edition
Fourth Printing
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New York: Viking Press. Good with no dust jacket. 1931. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Unmarked text. Yellowed pages, Surface wear on cover, bumped corners, wear on outside edge of pages. Newspaper articles inside. ; 8vo ; 388 pp pages .
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Saga of Chief Joseph

by Howard, Helen Addison Howard

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Published
1965
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Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Printers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth. First edition. Maps and illustrations by George D. McGrath. 395 pp. Full color frontispiece. Soft ends and modestly bumped corners and a slight lean. The dust jacket is edge worn and scuffed; not price clipped.… Read more
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John Paul Jones: Commemoration at Annapolis April 24, 1906

by Stewart, Charles W. (Compiled by)

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Published
1907
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Washington (DC): Government Printing Office. Very Good. 1907. Hardcover. Presumed First Edition, first printing. Blue cloth with gilt title block and lettering. Decorative endpapers with gilt floral pattern. 10.5" X 7". 210 pages. Double frontispiece with original tissue guard. Thirty-six illustrations, some in color, with original tissue guards. Of some interest are the newspaper… Read more
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The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books)

by Symonds, John Addington

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Published
1927
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Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1927. Hardcover. Hardcover VG/VG DJ Blue Cloth Shelf wear and faded dust jacket "The autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini was started in the year 1558 at the age of 58." ; 8vo ; 485 pp pages .
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In the Gray Rain

by McCartney, Hazel Severson

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Published
1957
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Harper & Brothers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1957. Hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: VG Dust Jacket Condition: VG. Michiko Honjo (illustrator). 246pp. DJ edgeworn with loss to bottom of spine and corners. Now in removable mylar protective jacket.; 8vo ; 246 pp pages .
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History of Keoua Kalanikupuapa-i-nui, Father of Hawaii Kings, and His Descendants, with Notes on Kamehameha I, First King of All Hawaii

by Pratt, Elizabeth Kekaaniauokalani Kalaninuiohilaukapu

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Published
1920
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Edition
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Honolulu, Hawaii: Honolulu, T.H.. Good. 1920. First Edition. Hardcover. Art Deco decorated paper on board with chipped lap edges; the spine is toned and heavily worn, the stitching is tight. The author is the Great-great granddaughter of Keoua and "contains many interesting sidelights on Hawaiian history. …The conversion of the subject matter from family legendary… Read more
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The Sunny Side of the Street

by Wilder, Marshall P.

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Published
1905
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New York: Funk & Wagnall. Good. 1905. Hardcover. First Edition. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt lettering with two pictorial past-ons. Cover design by Charles Graham. 359 pages. Illustrated by Bart Haley. Frontispiece portrait of Wilder with auto pen signature. Scattered foxing within, the cover is worn on all extremities and is missing part… Read more
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