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cover of Brotherman: The Odyssey of Black Men in America -- An Anthology

Brotherman: The Odyssey of Black Men in America -- An Anthology

by Boyd, Herb; Allen, Robert L. (Editors)

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1995
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780345376701
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1995. This Stated First Edition from March 1995 (and unless it's stated, it's not) has a "number line" ending in a "1" to indicate First Printing. The book is in close to Fine condition, with a close to Fine unclipped dust jacket. (Click on photo.) This monumental anthology traces the history and culture of African American… Read more
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cover of The Frozen World

The Frozen World

by Hook, Patrick

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Grimalkin Books
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780785822417
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$15.29

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Edison, New Jersey: Chartwell Books, 2006. This exquisitely photographed book opens up the unique worlds of the Arctic and Antarctic regions. "These are the lands of the midnight sun, of the aurora borealis -- the northern and southern lights --of the polar bear and the penguin, of glaciers and icebergs." With global warming, the ice is melting, but here the… Read more
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cover of The Stream of History Complete in Four Volumes

The Stream of History Complete in Four Volumes

by Parsons, Geoffrey

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Published
1930
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Near Fine
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$59.99

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. These handsome volumes would embellish anyone's bookshelves. This complete four-volume set is in Near-Fine condition with only minimal wear. The Pulitizer-Prize winning author, Geoffrey Parsons (1879-1956) provides a history from the beginnings of the planet and early man through the first quarter of the Twentieth Century. Each volume runs approximately 330 through 370… Read more
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cover of Roman England

Roman England

by Burke, John

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1984
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As New
Edition
First American Edition
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$14.99

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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1984. Dividing England ino six regional areas, John Burke vividly reconstructs the Romano-British way of life and reveals a wealth of Roman sites, remains and treasures that can be seen today. The book is lavishly illustrated with color and black-and-white photographs. This First American Edition from 1984 is in Fine, As New, unread condition,… Read more
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cover of Life Outside: The Signorile Report on Gay Man: Sex, Drugs, Muscles, and the Passages of Life

Life Outside: The Signorile Report on Gay Man: Sex, Drugs, Muscles, and the Passages of Life

by Signorile, Michelangelo

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780060187613
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$8.99

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New York: HarperCollins, 1997. Popular Out Magazine columnist, Michelangelo Signorile tackles the "cult of masculinity" with contemporary gay male culture, as well as compares gay life from people outside the "scene" to those trapped in the endless drug-filled "circuit" parties. The book is a Fifth Printing in Fine, unread condition, with a Fine, priced dust jacket. The book is… Read more
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cover of Restoration: The Rebuilding of Windsor Castle

Restoration: The Rebuilding of Windsor Castle

by Nicolson, Adam

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780718141929
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London: Michael Joseph, 1997. This 4th Printing of this lavish book is in Fine condition with a Fine, price-unclipped dust jacket. I've placed the dust jacket into an archival Brodart protective sleeve. Anyone interested in the lives of the royals, particularly Queen Elizabeth II, will be fascinated by the restoration of her main home, Windsor Castle, in Windsor, England. Due… Read more
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cover of The Mexican War Correspondence of Richard Smith Elliott

The Mexican War Correspondence of Richard Smith Elliott

by Elliott, Richard Smith (Author) Gardner, Mark L.; Simmons, Marc (Editors)

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1997
Condition
New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780806129518
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Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1997. This book is in New condition, with a New, unclipped dust jacket. It is still sealed and protected by the manufacturer's original shrink wrap. When the Army of the West marched into Santa Fé, New Mexico, on August 18, 1846, a Missouri volunteer named Richard Smith Elliott was one of its officers. In… Read more
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cover of The Pilgrims and Pocahontas: Rival Myths of American Origin

The Pilgrims and Pocahontas: Rival Myths of American Origin

by Abrams, Ann Uhry

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1999
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780813334974
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$27.99

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Boulder, Colorado and Oxford, U.K.: Westview Press, 1999. This fine First Edition (with a complete "number line" ending in a "1" to indicate First Printing) is in As New, unread condition, with an As New price-unclipped dust jacket. I've placed the dust jacket into an archival Brodart protective sleeve. The author shows how the different myths regarding both the settlements… Read more
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cover of The Third Man (The Full Story of Kim Philby)

The Third Man (The Full Story of Kim Philby)

by Cookridge, E.H.

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$29.99

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1968. Kim Philby, "the best spy the Russians ever had", infiltrates the British Secret Intelligence Service and acts as a double agent for 33 years. The author, E.H. Cookridtge, was himself a secret agent and knew Philby over three decades. The book is a First Edition in Very Good+ condition, with a signature of the… Read more
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cover of The Lesbian and Gay Parenting Handbook: Creating and Raising Our Families

The Lesbian and Gay Parenting Handbook: Creating and Raising Our Families

by Martin, Ph.D., April

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780060969295
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$5.99

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New York: HarperPerennial, 2000. This 11th Printing is in Fine condition with a small bottom corner crease. This is an ideal reference guide for lesbian and gay couples planning on raising a family and includes an invaluable resource section as well as important legal considerations. This oversized paperback measures 6 1/4 by 9 3/8 inches and includes 395 pages, with… Read more
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cover of Painted Country Woodcrafts: Over 50 Decorative Projects for the Home

Painted Country Woodcrafts: Over 50 Decorative Projects for the Home

by Grant, Marina Alexee

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Meredith Press, 1993. This How-To crafts book is a Stated First Printing in Fine condition, with a Fine dust jacket. I've placed the dust jacket into an archival Brodart protective sleeve. The wide variety of projects includes easy instructions, illustrative drawings, and photographs. There are projects for all seasons and for holidays, for different rooms, for indoors and… Read more
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cover of Zero-Sum Future: American Power in an Age of Anxiety

Zero-Sum Future: American Power in an Age of Anxiety

by Rachman, Gideon

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Grimalkin Books
Published
2011
Condition
New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781439176610
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$12.99

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 2011. This Stated First Edition from February 2011 includes the required "number line" ending with a "1" to indicate First Printing. The book and dust jacket are in New, unread condition. I've placed the dust jacket into an archival Brodart protective sleeve. Gideon Rachman, Chief Foreign Affairs Commentator for Financial TImes, warns in this book… Read more
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cover of Kings of the Iron Horse: A.E. Smith; F.J. Shea

Kings of the Iron Horse: A.E. Smith; F.J. Shea

by Burke, David

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780454007619
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$36.99

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North Ryde, NSW: Methuen Australian, 1985. Some 3,300 steam locomotives were built in Australia over an 80-year period. This is the story of two legendary men -- Alf Smith and Fred Shea -- and the great "iron horses" they created. Both book and dust jacket are in Fine, As New condition. This First Edition is bound in black with die-stamped… Read more
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cover of In the Wake of the Plague: The Black Death and the World It Made

In the Wake of the Plague: The Black Death and the World It Made

by Cantor, Norman F.

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Grimalkin Books
Published
2001
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As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684857350
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New York: The Free Press, 2001. This First Edition includes a "number line" starting with a "1" to indicate First Printing. The author gives new insight into one of the most devastating plagues to ever spread through Europe. Over 40% of the entire European population died. From peasants to priests, merchants to kings -- all were affected and expendable. The… Read more
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cover of Champion Cats of the World

Champion Cats of the World

by Ing, Catherine; Pond, Grace

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Published
1978
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Fine
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1978. The 1978 reprint of a book first published in 1972 is in Fine condition, with a Fine price-unclipped dust jacket. I've placed the dust jacket into an archival Brodart protective sleeve. The book is chock full of color photographs, as well as drawings, of various cat breeds. The book provides histories of the cats… Read more
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cover of Children for Adoption

Children for Adoption

by Buck, Pearl S.

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1964
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Random House, 1964. This collectible Stated First Printing (and, unless it's stated, it's not) is in Fine condition with a Very Good + dust jacket. Although the copyright date is 1964, the book was not actually published until January, 1965. The dust jacket has several small tears, a small spine chip, and some light spotting on the spine.… Read more
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cover of Rome 1960: The Olympics That Changed the World

Rome 1960: The Olympics That Changed the World

by Maraniss, David

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Published
2008
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New
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 2008. This Second Printing of Pulitzer-Prize-winning author David Maraniss's amazing chronicle of one of the Olympics' most remarkable years during the 20th Century, 1960 in Rome. We meet such young and hopeful athletes as Cassius Clay (soon to become Muhammad Ali), Rafer Johnson, Wilma Rudolph, and Abebe Bikila. We witness the beginning of doping scandals,… Read more
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cover of Right Livelihoods 3 Novellas

Right Livelihoods 3 Novellas

by Moody, Rick

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Grimalkin Books
Published
2007
Condition
New
Edition
Stated First Edition
ISBN
9780316166348
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$23.99

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New York: Little, Brown, and Company, 2007. This Stated First Edition (and, unless it's stated, it's not) is in New, unread condition, with a New, price-unclipped dust jacket. I've placed the dust jacket into an archival, Brodart protective sleeve. These three short novels by the well-known author of Garden State and The Ice Storm include The Omega Force, K&K, and… Read more
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cover of The Cigar

The Cigar

by Deschodt, Eric; Morane, Philippe

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Grimalkin Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9783829010665
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$69.00

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Köln (Cologne), Germany: Könemann, 1998. This handsome, beautifully illustrated book traces the history of the cigar from its Caribbean roots to the high-class brands admired by connisseurs worldwide. The development of the Havana, before and after the 1959 Cuban Revolution, is especially emphasized. Originally published in France in 1956, this is the first English language edition, translated from the French… Read more
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cover of The Verneys: A True Story of Love, War, and Madness in Seventeenth-Century England

The Verneys: A True Story of Love, War, and Madness in Seventeenth-Century England

by Tinniswood, Adrian

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Grimalkin Books
Published
2007
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781594489488
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New York: Riverhead Books, 2007. This First Edition has the required "number line" starting with a "1" to indicate First Printing. The book has a remainder mark on the bottom edge. What was remarkable about the Verney family was that they kept every piece of paper that came into their possession. Thus, they provided the author, famed historian Adrian… Read more
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