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 Carnival: Entertainments and Posthumous Tales

 Carnival: Entertainments and Posthumous Tales

by Dinesen, Isak

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1977
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Carnival: Entertainments and Posthumous Tales. By Dinesen, Isak. (Baroness Karen Christenze Blixen-Finecke) Three of the tales translated by P.M. Mitchell and W.D. Paden. ISBN 0226153037. USED. VG CONDITION/ VG UNCLIPPED $10.00 DUST JACKET. 1977, University of Chicago Press. 338 Pages. DJ spine slightly sunned. 338 pages. 5 ½ X 8 ¼.
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The Freemasons:  A History of the World's Most Secret Society

The Freemasons: A History of the World's Most Secret Society

by Ridley, Jasper

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2001
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By Jasper Ridley. The Freemasons: A History of the World's Most Secret Society. 2001 Stated First U.S. Edition. Arcade Publishing, NY. USED. VG/VG UNCLIPPED DUST JACKET. 357 pages, indexed. 6 3/8 X 9 ½.
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The Hours

The Hours

by Cunningham, Michael

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1998
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Hardcover
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9780374172893
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Michael Cunningham. The Hours. Biography of Virginia Woolf. WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE. Stated First Edition, 1998, FSG, NY. USED. VG/VG Unclipped dust jacket. ISBN0374172897 . 229 pages. 5 ¾ X 8 ½.
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Best of Johnny Cash Recorded Versions Guitar

Best of Johnny Cash Recorded Versions Guitar

by Cash, Johnny

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Published
1986
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Paperback
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9781458403384
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Johnny Cash. Best of Johnny Cash. Recorded Versions, Guitar. SONGBOOK. SHEET MUSIC AND LYRICS. GUITAR. Copyright 1958, Renewed 1986 by House of Cash, Inc. Published by Hal-Leonard. 154 pages 9 x 12. SOFTCOVER. VG USED CONDITION.
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The Bell Jar

The Bell Jar

by Plath, Sylvia

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1971
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6th Impression Thus
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Plath,Sylvia.1971 First American Edition, Harper & Row. THE BELL JAR. THE POETRY OF SYLVIA PLATH. States impression 71 72 73 10 9 8 7 6 on page 296. 296 pages. 5 ¾ X 8 3/8. Purple Boards, mauve topstain, purple end-papers. USED. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ GOOD ORIGINAL UNCLIPPED $6.95 BLACK DUST JACKET. States ISBN 06-013356-2 on the back dj panel.… Read more about this item
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Will Rogers Ambassador of Good Will Prince of Wit and Wisdom (Salesman's Dummy)

Will Rogers Ambassador of Good Will Prince of Wit and Wisdom (Salesman's Dummy)

by O'Brien, P.J.

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1935
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O'Brien, P.J. Will Rogers Ambassador of Good Will Prince of Wit and Wisdom. With an appreciation by Lowell Thomas. Copyright 1935, P.J. O'Brien. Published by George A. Parker Company, Philadelphia. Illustrated. RARE SALESMAN'S DUMMY WITH SUBSCRIPTION BLANKS. Includes excerpts from 296 page complete book. 5 5/8 X 8 3/8. BIOGRAPHY OF WILL ROGERS. USED. GOOD CONDITION/ NO DJ AS ISSUED.
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The Oxford Inklings: Lewis, Tolkien and Their Circle

The Oxford Inklings: Lewis, Tolkien and Their Circle

by Duriez, Colin

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2015
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Paperback
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9780745956343
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Duriez, Colin. The Oxford Inklings: Lewis, Tolkien and Their Circle. BIOGRAPHY. Lion Books, Oxford, England. 2015. ISBN 9780745956343. USED. VG CONDITION. Summary: "THE OXFORD INKLINGS tells the story of the friendships, mutual influence, and common purpose of the Inklings – the literary circle which congregated around C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien. " 287 pages, indexed. 5 1/8 X 7 7/8.
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The Memoirs of John Addington Symonds: The Secret Homosexual Life of a Leading Nineteenth-Century Man of Letters

The Memoirs of John Addington Symonds: The Secret Homosexual Life of a Leading Nineteenth-Century Man of Letters

by Symonds, John Addington

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1984
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Hardcover
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9780394540856
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The Memoirs of John Addington Symonds: The Secret Homosexual Life of a Leading Nineteenth-Century Man of Letters. Stated First Edition. 1984, Random House, New York. AUTOBIOGRAPHY. USED. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ GOOD UNCLIPPED $19.95 ORIGINAL DJ. . 318 pages, Indexed. 6 3/8 X 9 ½.
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What Are These Wounds: The Life of a Cistercian Mystic, Saint Lutgarde of Aywières

What Are These Wounds: The Life of a Cistercian Mystic, Saint Lutgarde of Aywières

by Merton, Thomas

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1948
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Thomas Merton. What Are These Wounds: The Life of a Cistercian Mystic, Saint Lutgarde of Aywières. FIRST EDITION. RARE. Copyright 1950, February 17, 1948 First Printing Thus, The Bruce Publishing Company, Milwaukee. Written by respected Trappist author THOMAS MERTON. USED. VERY GOOD CONDITION/GOOD- CONDITION $2.50 UNCLIPPED ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. Top portion of dust jacket spine is missing. 190 pages. 5… Read more about this item
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Little Me: The Intimate Memoirs of that Great Star of Stage, Screen and Television Belle Poitrine, as told to Patrick Dennis

Little Me: The Intimate Memoirs of that Great Star of Stage, Screen and Television Belle Poitrine, as told to Patrick Dennis

by Dennis, Patrick

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1961
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Patrick Dennis. Little Me: The Intimate Memoirs of that Great Star of Stage, Screen and Television Belle Poitrine, as told to Patrick Dennis. With 150 photographs by Cris Alexander. 1961 E.P. Dutton, NY. STATED FIRST EDITION. USED. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ VERY GOOD $5.95 UNCLIPPED ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. RARE THUS. 272 pages. Large Format: 7 ¼ X 10 ¼. Summary: "Little… Read more about this item
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The Death and Life of Malcolm X

The Death and Life of Malcolm X

by Goldman, Peter

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1979
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Paperback
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9780252007743
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Goldman, Peter. The Death And Life Of Malcolm X. University of Illinois Second Edition, 1979. Softcover. Used. Biography/ Black Studies. Very Good Condition. 470 pages, Indexed. 5 3/8 X 8.
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Highland Constable, The Life and Times of Rob Roy Macgregor

Highland Constable, The Life and Times of Rob Roy Macgregor

by Howlett, Hamilton

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1950
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282HowlettRoy Howlett, Hamilton. Highland Constable, The Life and Times of Rob Roy Macgregor. BIOGRAPHY. HISTORY OF SCOTLAND. Copyright 1950, William Blackwood & Sons, Ltd., Edinburgh and London. Illustrated. Full-colour frontis plate of Rob Roy. A comprehensive map of central Scotland is included on both sets of endpapers. Includes a geneology chart of the Houses of Glenlyon and Glengyle. Carefully and… Read more about this item
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Lost Laysen

Lost Laysen

by Mitchell, Margaret

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1996
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Hardcover
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9780684824284
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Margaret Mitchell. Lost Laysen. 1996, Scribner. First Edition, 1st impression Thus. By Margaret Mitchell, author of "Gone With The Wind". BIOGRAPHICAL FICTION. Summary: "A spirited tale of love and honor on a doomed South Pacific Island called Laysen". Used. VG Condition/VG unclipped dust jacket. ISBN0684824280. 125 pages. 5 ¾ X 9 ½.
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The Sociological Imagination

The Sociological Imagination

by Mills, C. Wright

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1970
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133MillsSocio Professor C. Wright Mills. The Sociological Imagination. 1970, Pelican Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England. Social Sciences, Used. Softcover. VG Condition. 256 pages, Indexed. 4 3/8 X 7 1/8. "The sociological imagination enables us to grasp history and biography and the relations between the two within society. That is its task and its promise".
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Mambo Mouth: A Savage Comedy by John Leguizamo
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Mambo Mouth: A Savage Comedy by John Leguizamo

by Leguizamo, John

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1991
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Letters and Correspondence
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Leguizamo, John. Mambo Mouth: A Savage Comedy. 1991 ILLUSTRATED. Sorry, we can't decipher the artist name. 1 sheet of paper Double-sided. Original show letterhead stationary. Has been folded. A signed, inscribed letter to friends telling them about his June 4th reopening of the show with music by Jelly Bean Bennitez. UNIQUE EPHEMERA. About the show: In 1991, Leguizamo also wrote… Read more about this item
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The War Of The Copper Kings: Builders of Butte and Wolves Of Wall Street
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The War Of The Copper Kings: Builders of Butte and Wolves Of Wall Street

by Glasscock, C.B.

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Reprint Edition
Published
1935
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Hardcover
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Glasscock, C.B. The War Of The Copper Kings: Builders of Butte and Wolves Of Wall Street. 1935 Bobbs Merrill, Grosset & Dunlap reprint. WESTERN NON-FICTION. JOURNALISM. The story of the Wall Street Panic of 1907, fueled by Frederick Augustus Heinze of the Montana Ore Purchasing Co. USED. VG/NO DJ INCLUDED. 314 pages. 5 3/4 X 8 3/8.
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The Lightning Conductor: The Strange Adventures of a Motor-Car
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The Lightning Conductor: The Strange Adventures of a Motor-Car

by Williamson, C.N. & A.M.

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1903
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Williamson, C.N. & A.M. The Lightning Conductor: The Strange Adventures of a Motor-Car. RARE. First title in a very popular series of books about touring in early automobiles. London, 1903 Methuen Stated Second Edition. USED. Good Condition/ No DJ Included. Green boards. 345 pages plus adverts. 5 1/8 X 7 ¾. Includes Photographs. Our front cover features a party of… Read more about this item
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Legends Of The Comstock Lode

Legends Of The Comstock Lode

by Beebe, Lucius

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1954
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Beebe, Lucius. Legends of the Comstock Lode. Paperback. 1954, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA. By Lucius Beebe and Charles Clegg. First Edition Thus. USED. VG Condition/ None as issued. 82 pages, indexed. 6 X 9 1/8. Lucius Morris Beebe (1902–1966) was a notable American writer, journalist, and columnist. His diverse interests led him to explore topics such as railroad… Read more about this item
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Comstock Commotion: The Story of The Territorial Enterprise and Virginia City News

Comstock Commotion: The Story of The Territorial Enterprise and Virginia City News

by Beebe, Lucius

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1954
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Beebe, Lucius. Comstock Commotion: The Story of The Territorial Enterprise and Virginia City News. Copyright 1954, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA. Used. VG Condition/ No DJ included. A nice copy. USED. 129 pages 6 ¼ X 9 5/8. "Lucius Morris Beebe (1902–1966) was indeed a notable American writer, journalist, and columnist. His diverse interests led him to explore topics such… Read more about this item
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The Political Legacy Of Malcolm X

The Political Legacy Of Malcolm X

by T'Shaka, Oba

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1983
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T'Shaka, Oba. The Political Legacy Of Malcolm X. Third World Press, Chicago. Stated First Edition, First Printing Thus, 1983. Softcover. ISBN0883781107. BIOGRAPHY, BLACK STUDIES, AMERICAN HISTORY, 20TH CENTURY, POLITICAL SCIENCE. A nice copy. Used. VG Condition. 293 pages, indexed. 5 3/8 X 8 1/2.
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