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Murder for Christmas, a Poirot Story by Agatha Christie (1944 Midnite Mystery)

by Christie, Agatha

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1944
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COPYRIGHT BY AGATHA CHRISTIE MALLOWAN: "It is Christmas Eve, and elderly Simeon Lee has invited his family home for a good old-fashioned holiday celebration. At least, that's what he told them. In fact, the old man has a mean streak, and insults each and every one of his children in turn. Later that night, he is found violently murdered in… Read more
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Shagganappi, by Tekahionewake (1913 Ryerson 1st Canadian Ed.)

by Johnson, E. Pauline

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Published
1913
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1st Canadian Edition
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The Shagganappi by E. Pauline Johnson [aka Tekahionwake] (1862-1913). Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1913. USED. Good+/ Good- QUITE RARE ORIGINAL SILVER AND ORANGE DUST JACKET. Red Boards. Please see our photos. Not an exlib Item. A clean, solid copy that shows minor foxing. 5 5/8 X 8 ½.Statement of author, Tekahionwake, important tribal historian and member of the Wolf Clan of… Read more
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The Dawnstone: By Gillian Bliss, Baroness Hemingford

by Walsh, Jill Paton

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Published
1973
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Very Good
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First Edition
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598WalshDawnstone Gillian Bliss, Baroness Hemingford writing as Jill Paton Walsh. 1973 1st. Ed. Antelope Book by Hamish Hamilton RARE. Used. VG/VG Illustrated by Mary DinsdaleSummary: Adam finds an implement like a Stone Age axe which he carries everywhere but which appears to give him bad dreams. He gives his treasure to a terrified, caged gorilla, feeling it… Read more
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Death Comes As The End (1947 William Collins, Australia)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1947
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Acceptable
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First Edition Thus
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STOCK PHOTO. Agatha Christie: The Crime Club. 1947, William Collins (Overseas) Ltd. Sydney, Australia. USED. Comes complete with the rare, original Australian Edition Dust Jacket. Condition: Acceptable book / Very Good DJ. Since our volume is quite tanned, we include it here at no charge to you. Our price is for the DJ only. "Plot summary. The novel is… Read more
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The Bone People (Lousiana University Press 1st. Ed.)

by Hulme, Keri

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Published
1985
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Edition
First American Edition
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9780807130728
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Hulme, Keri: The Bone People. Louisiana State University Press, A tale of New Zealand. Stated United States First Edition, 1985. ISBN 0807112844. 450 pages, indexed. WINNER OF THE PEGASUS PRIZE FOR LITERATURE AND THE BOOKER PRIZE. Used. Very Good/Very Good unclipped original $17.95 dust jacket. Summary: "The Bone People, first published in 1984,by Spiral, New Zealand. Second edition… Read more
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The Bog People (Mosefolket: Fernalderens Mennesker bevaret i 2000 Ar)

by Glob, P.V.

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Published
1970
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First Edition
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Used. 1970 Stated 2nd Printing Thus. Cornell University Press. Very Good condition/Very Good- original unclipped dust jacket. Dj spine lightly sunned. Rare/scarce. Iron Age; Anthropology; Archaeology; Denmark. "About The Bog People: One spring morning two men cutting peat in a Danish bog uncovered a well-preserved body of a man with a noose around his neck. Thinking they had stumbled… Read more
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The Bloody Bozeman, The Perilous Trail To Montana's Gold

by Johnson, Dorothy M.

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Published
1971
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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USED. Very Good/ Good unclipped dust jacket. STATED FIRST EDITION, 1971, Edited by A.B. Guthrie. Not an exlib item. A nice copy. 366 pages.
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The Story of the Little Big Horn (1959 Reprint Ed.)

by Graham, W. A.

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Published
1959
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Edition
Reprint
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USED. Colonel W.A. Graham, U.S. Army, Ret'd. The Story of the Little Big Horn, 1959 Reprint Edition, Bonanza Books. VG/G. Bright orange Dj spine is a bit sunned.
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Independent People, An Epic (1946, Alfred A. Knopf 1st Ed.)

by Laxness, Halldor

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Published
1946
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Edition
First Edition
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First Edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. 1st Edition. 470 pages. Translated to English language from the Icelandic by J.A. Thompson "The novel is the story of the life of Bjartur of Summerhouses and his struggle for both independence and survival in the hard life of a rural sheep farmer in Iceland." A clean, solid copy. Gutters are intact. No DJ… Read more
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Tenth Annual Report Of The Board Of Regents Of The Smithsonian Institution

by Smithsonian Institution

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Published
1856
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Good-
Edition
First Edition
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RARE. Exlib. 10,000 copy run. Published by Smithsonian Institution 1856. GOOD- CONDITION. Black embossed paper boards. ANTIQUARIAN.
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