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Travels and Researches in Crete

by Captain T.A.B. Spratt

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Published
1865
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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$2,500.00

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London: John van Voorst, 1865. First Edition . Hardcover. Good. 2 volumes. xii, [1], 387 ix, [1], 435 pp. Original brick red cloth, spines gilt, maze design gilt on front boards. Color frontispiece in both volumes, folding in Volume I; lovely folding hand-colored maps in each volume in excellent shape, lithograph plates and plans including… Read more
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Hancock County: a Rock-Bound Paradise. A Bicentennial Pictorial

by Jellison, Connee

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Published
1990
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Near Fine
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$50.00

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Norfolk, Virginia: Donning Company, 1990. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG-FN. 216 pp. Black cloth. Illustrated endpapers, photographs throughout, many in color of Hancock County, Maine. Inscribed by the author. With a history of many of the Hancock County towns, including early maps and plans. With bibliography and index. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. … Read more
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Beauty's Punishment

by Rice, Anne; Roquelaure, A. N.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780525480921
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$75.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1984. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. Softcover,  issued at the same time as the first hardcover edition. The Further Erotic Adventures of Sleeping Beauty.  The second volume in the series by Rice, written under her Roquelaure pseudonym.  Near Fine.
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Beauty's Release

by A.N. Roquelaure [Anne Rice]

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Lippincott Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780525481683
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$100.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1985. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fine. First edition, Softcover,  issued at the same time as the first hardcover edition. The Continued Erotic Adventures of Sleeping Beauty.  The final volume in the series by Rice, written under her Roquelaure pseudonym.  Fine.
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The Boys of Greenway Court: A Tale of the Early Days of Washington

by Butterworth, Hezekiah

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Lippincott Books
Published
1893
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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New York : D. Appleton and Company, 1893. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine. viii, 296 + 4 pp. ads. Pink decorated cloth, stamped in black and gold on spine and front cover. Signed in pencil by the author. Near Fine, a beautiful copy.
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Islands of the Mid-Maine Coast. Pemaquid Point to the Kennebec River

by McLane, Charles B.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780884481461
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$50.00

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Gardiner Maine: Tilbury House , 1995. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Volume IV. 300 pp + double-page map, numerous photos and maps, with index, bibliography. Near Fine in VG+ dust jacket. The hardcover has become more difficult to find.
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Alone Together

by Fox, Nicols

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Lippincott Books
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780966677676
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$100.00

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Philadelphia: Pond Press, 2002. First Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. Photographs by David Graham. 32 pp. 23 full-color plates. This book was published as a catalog to accompany an exhibition of Graham's photographs. The text is included in Fox's book 'Against the Machine: The Hidden Luddite Tradition in Literature, Art and Individual… Read more
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The Common Law.

by Holmes, O. W.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1881
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$850.00

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1881. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. xvi, 422 pp. Brown pebbled cloth, spine title gilt. First edition. The Common Law, Holmes' first book, and his masterpiece, developed from a series of lectures Holmes delivered at the Lowell Institute and articulates the ideas and judicial theory of one of the… Read more
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Maine and New Hampshire Church and Town History

by Maine and New Hampshire Church and Town History.

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Very Good
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$200.00

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Hardcover. Very Good. 15 pamphlets bound together in red cloth, with title gilt on spine. The collection includes historical material on towns and churchs in Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire, including Boothbay, Camden and Wells, Newburyport, Salem, Andover Center and Hampton, among other places. Includes A Historical Sketch of Charlestown. Boston, 1814; A Topographical and… Read more
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American Painter Abroad: Frank Duveneck's European Years

by Quick, Michael

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Lippincott Books
Published
1987
Condition
VG
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780931537073
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$35.00

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Cincinnati Art Museum, 1987. First Edition . Soft cover. VG. 4to. 108 pp. Softcover. With 33 color plates and 41 figures. Duveneck was an American portrait painter. He studiied in Munich where he learned a dark, realistic and direct style of painting. Duveneck's startling new and different paintings were part of a new… Read more
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The George Catlin Indian Gallery in the U.S. National Museum (Smithsonian Institution) with Memoir and Statistics

by Donaldson, Thomas

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Lippincott Books
Published
1886
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
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$175.00

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Washington, DC: GPO, 1886. First Thus . Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Catlin, George. 939 pp, 142 plates, 6 maps, 5 folding, 4 with color (Indian Reservations, Indian Territory). Comprising Part II of the Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution, 1885. Howes D416.
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Manly Hardy (1832-1910): The Life and Writing of a Maine Fur-Buyer, Hunter and Naturalist

by Krohn, William B., Compiled and Introduced By

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Lippincott Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$135.00

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Orono, Maine: Maine Folklife Center, 2005. First Edition . Trade Paperback. Fine. 343 pp. Softcover. Signed by the author. Already scarce. Hardy was a Maine fur trader and the father of Fannie Hardy Eckstorm. A collection of Hardy's articles and essays on the Maine woods and its inhabitants, including a 78 page biographical sketch… Read more
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Chinatown Quest: The Life-Adventures of Donaldina Cameron

by Wilson, Carol Green

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Lippincott Books
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 1931. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. Signed by Wilson. Frontispiece photo of Cameron, who wandered the brothels and opium dens of San Francisco's Chinatown to rescue young Chinese girls from trafficking. Includes a chapter on War on the Tongs. With photographs. VG
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Stable Conversation. Pictures by Robert L. Dickey

by Howe, Murray

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Lippincott Books
Published
1900
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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Chicago: The Horse Review Company, 1900. First Edition . Hardcover. Good. Green cloth, illustration of a horse being groomed stamped in red on front board. Title gilt on spine and front board. 262 pp + 1 page ad. Howe was a harness racing journalist for The Horse Review, where Dickey worked as an illustrator; these stories… Read more
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The Common Law.

by Holmes, Oliver Wendell

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Lippincott Books
Published
1881
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$850.00

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1881. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. xvi, 422 pp. Brown pebbled cloth, spine title gilt. First edition. The Common Law, Holmes' first book, and his masterpiece, developed from a series of lectures Holmes delivered at the Lowell Institute and articulates the ideas and judicial theory of one of the… Read more
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Backwoods Broadsides: Chaplet Series. 1-100.

by Sylvester Pollet, editor

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Lippincott Books
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition.
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$1,000.00

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Ellsworth, Maine. First Edition. . Soft cover. Fine. 1994-2006. Letter J of 26 Lettered copies, a complete set of 100 chaplets, each signed by each poet. An electric, international collection of original poems; poets include Carl Rakosi, Cid Corman, Diane Di Prima, James Laughlin, Anne Waldman, Amiri Baraka, Kenneth Rosen and Robert Creeley. Each poet… Read more
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Hunters of the Ozarks.

by Ellis, Edward S.

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Near Fine
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$25.00

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Philadelphia: John C. Winston Co.. Hardcover. Near Fine. Yellow cloth, with illustration stamped in orange, yellow and black of a Indian, a frontiersman and a cabin on front board, and a man on a horse on the spine. Title stamped in black on spine, with gold background. 1897 on copyright page; no date on title page. … Read more
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Leaflets of Artists.

by Simpson, Corelli, C.W. - Editor

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Lippincott Books
Published
1893
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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Bangor: John H. Bacon, Printer, 1893. First Edition . Hardcover. 77 pp. Cream cloth, title gilt on spine and front board. With frontispiece portrait of Jeremiah Hardy. A compilation of biographical sketches of 17 artists working in Bangor in the second half of the 19th Century, including portrait painter Jeremiah Hardy, his sister, Mary Ann Hardy, his… Read more
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If I Were to Make a Garden

by Wilson, Ernest H.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1931
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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Boston: The Stratford Company, 1931. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG+. xvi, 295 pp. Green cloth, title gilt on spine, author's signature gilt on front board, top edge gilt. Forward by Richardson Wright. Decorative color floral illustrated dust jacket by J.S. Kirshen. Frontispiece photo of the author and 36 plates. Near Fine in… Read more
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The False Faces of the Iroquois

by Fenton, William N.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780806122946
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$275.00

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Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1990. Near Fine. Second printing.  xxii, 522 pp.  4to.   Softcover.  With photographs of 24 masks - false faces and husk faces - in color, and numerous b&w photographs of masks, rattles, tree carvings, ceremonial rites. "A monument to Iroquois culture"....."the most definitive, comprehensive treatment of this important and thoroughly fascinating topic… Read more
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