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A Dangerous Engine
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A Dangerous Engine

by Joan Dash

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
NF
Published
2006
Binding
Hardcover
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Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2006. Hardcover. Fine/NF. Dusan Petricic. Benjamin Franklin, from Scientist to Diplomat" As new, minor shelf wear.
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A Woman Called Fancy
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A Woman Called Fancy

by Frank Yerby

Condition
Used - VG
Published
1953
Binding
Paperback
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Pocket Books, 1953. Paperback. VG. Pocket Cardinal C-102 First paperback edition. Cover art by George Mayers. Rubbed; bumped corners; spine creased and curved. Interior tanning but clean.
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$5.00
Heraldry
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Heraldry

by Walter Buehr

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
none
Published
1964
Binding
Hardcover
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Putnam, 1964. Hardcover. Good/none. A nice reference book aimed at children that goes into the historical significance of heraldry, how to read heraldric devices and the designs and terminology for the creation of them. This is an ex-library book, and as such, the highest I will grade it is "good". It has no dust jacket. It is… Read more about this item
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$10.00
To the Queen's Taste
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To the Queen's Taste

by Lorna J. Sass

Condition
Used - VG
Published
1976
Binding
Hardcover
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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$25.00

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Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1976. Hardcover. VG. Elizabethan feasts and recipes adapted for modern cooking. In decorative boards as published. Rubbed; shelf wear. There are two small stains on the spine, and also staining on the bottom edge of the text block. The staining on the text block penetrated into the pages about 2mm at most, and… Read more about this item
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$25.00
Drums Along the Mohawk
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Drums Along the Mohawk

by Walter D. Edmonds

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Published
1964
Binding
Hardcover
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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Little, Brown and Company, 1964. Hardcover. Good/Good. Later printing. Classic novel of the Revolutionary War. Ex-library, with stamps all over, DJ taped into cover, card pocket on back endpaper. Text is clean and quite nice - they used good paper in this one!
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$10.00
The First Thanksgiving Feast
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The First Thanksgiving Feast

by Joan Anderson

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Published
1984
Binding
Hardcover
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Clarion, 1984. Hardcover. Good/Good. Photography by George Ancona. "The First Thanksgiving Feast re-creates this first harvest festival. It was photographed at Plimoth Plantation, a living history museum of 17th-century life in Plymouth, Massachusetts. The museum uses an alternate spelling to distinguish it from the town itself. The people at Plimoth Plantation, called interpreters, live and speak just… Read more about this item
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$15.00
Bull Cook and Authentic Historical Recipes and Practices
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Bull Cook and Authentic Historical Recipes and Practices

by George Leonard Herter, Berthe E. Herter

Condition
Used - Good
Published
1969
Binding
Paperback
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Herter's, 1969. Paperback. Good. 20th edition of this amazing book. Part cookbook, part history book, part...? I would love to see an annotated copy of this where someone has gone through and fact-checked the whole thing. It is a fun and fantastic read, at the very least. This is a copy in an odd condition. It's the… Read more about this item
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$10.00
Spies of the Confederacy
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Spies of the Confederacy

by John Bakeless

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Published
1970
Binding
Hardcover
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Lippincott, 1970. Hardcover. Good/Good. Second printing. Ex-library. Clean ex-library copy. Taped tear on dust jacket under cover. Square spine; minor wear to edges; minor soiling. Library pocket on ffep; ffep top corner cut off. Tape marks on endpapers. Text clean.
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$5.00
Struggling Upward
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Struggling Upward

by Horatio Alger Jr.

Condition
Used - VG
Published
1984
Binding
Paperback
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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$6.00

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Dover, 1984. Paperback. VG. VG/VG+ copy. Glossy, sharp edges, slightly bumped corners. Lower front corner has a partial crease and a small discolored spot.
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$6.00
Southern Plantation Cookbook
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Southern Plantation Cookbook

by Corinne Carlton Geer

Condition
Used - VG
Published
1976
Binding
Hardcover
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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Geer, 1976. Hardcover. VG. White cover shows light soiling and a partial ring on the front cover where something was set on it. Corners bumped, foxing on edges. Interior is quite clean. Photography by Carlton Bullock. Photographs and descriptions of a dozen or so plantations divided between the front and the back of the book, with… Read more about this item
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$10.00
Louisa May & Mr. Thoreau's Flute
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Louisa May & Mr. Thoreau's Flute

by Julie Dunlap & Marybeth Lorbiecki

Condition
Used - NF
Jacket Condition
NF
Published
2002
Binding
Hardcover
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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Dial, 2002. Hardcover. NF/NF. Mary Azarian. A like-new copy of this beautiful book. Second printing.
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$10.00
Letters of a Woman Homesteader
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Letters of a Woman Homesteader

by Elinore Pruitt Stewart

Condition
Used - VG
Published
1961
Binding
Paperback
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University of Nebraska Press, 1961. Paperback. VG. Ninth printing. Foreword by Jessamyn West. Trade paperback copy, VG with some shelf wear, slight discoloration to the white panel on the back cover, foxing on top of text block.  
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$4.99
Shakespeare and the Earl of Southampton
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Shakespeare and the Earl of Southampton

by G.P.V. Akrigg

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Published
1968
Binding
Hardcover
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1
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Harvard University Press, 1968. Hardcover. Good/Good. Clean ex-library copy, with the expected stamps, stickers, glued-down dust jacket and pocket glued on rear endpaper. Text very clean.
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$10.00
Cosmic Trigger: The Final Secret of the Illuminati
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Cosmic Trigger: The Final Secret of the Illuminati

by Robert Anton Wilson

Condition
Used - VG
Published
1978
Binding
Paperback
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Pocket, 1978. Paperback. VG. John Thompson. Solid VG copy with white covers discoloring from age. Minor edge wear, a nick at the top edge of the front cover and one on the bottom edge of the back cover. There is an ink mark across the top edge of the page block. Interior is clean but browning. Illustrations are… Read more about this item
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Merthyr Tydfil: Then and Now
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Merthyr Tydfil: Then and Now

by Huw Williams et al.

Condition
Used - VG
Published
1979
Binding
Paperback
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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DJ Pryse & Son, 1979. Paperback. VG. 76 page stapled book. Signed and inscribed on inside front cover by Huw Williams. VG copy, lightly rubbed.
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$10.00
Julie & Julia
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Julie & Julia

by Julie Powell

Condition
Used - VG
Published
2005
Binding
Paperback
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Little, Brown, 2005. Paperback. VG. 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen Basis for the movie. VG copy. Minor edgewear, partial corner creasing, interior clean.
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$4.99
Fighting the Plague in Seventeenth-Century Italy
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Fighting the Plague in Seventeenth-Century Italy

by Carlo M. Cipolla

Condition
Used - VG
Published
1981
Binding
Paperback
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University of Wisconsin, 1981. Paperback. VG. VG copy in white wraps with brown text. Front and back cover have tape residue at the top of the spine and light wear. Half-title page has a bookstore stamp. Interior is otherwise clean, with no highlighting or underlining.
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$4.99
Bully Beef and Boiled Sweets
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Bully Beef and Boiled Sweets

by James Mannion

Condition
Used - VG
Published
2013
Binding
Hardcover
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Constable, 2013. Hardcover. VG. British Military Grub Since 1707 VG copy in decorated boards. Corners are bumped, some are worn. Interior is clean.
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Raven of the Waves
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Raven of the Waves

by Michael Cadnum

Condition
Used - VG
Jacket Condition
Good
Published
2001
Binding
Hardcover
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$7.00

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Orchard/Scholastic, 2001. Hardcover. VG/Good. Ex-library. VG book in Good+ DJ. DJ is in plastic and glued into book. Library stamps on top of text block and inside on back endpaper. Book doesn't look like it ever got into circulation, it's that clean.
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The Pilgrims Knew
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The Pilgrims Knew

by Tillie S. Pine, Joseph Levine

Condition
Used - VG-
Jacket Condition
Good+
Published
1957
Binding
Hardcover
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McGraw-Hill, 1957. Hardcover. VG-/Good+. Ezra Jack Keats. Eighth printing.  Ex-library copy. DJ is price-clipped, has stickers and staining from adhesive (ex-library). Book is in pale orange cloth with simplified DJ art on it in blue and black. Top and bottom of text block have library stamps. Inside front and back endpapers have residue/staining from adhesive. There are… Read more about this item
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