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4.50 From Paddington (1957, F.A. Thorpe Large Print Edition)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1957
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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EXLIB. RARE/SCARCE. LARGE PRINT EDITION. "This special large print edition is made and printed in England for F.A. Thorpe, Ulverscroft, Leicestershire." Originally published by Dodd, Mead. FIRST EDITION THUS. MISS MARPLE. Please see our accompanying stock photo which depicts a different title from this series but shows the same style binding. AGATHA CHRISTIE. 4.50 FROM PADDINGTON, AKA "WHAT MRS.… Read more
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Captain Bligh's

by Toohey, John

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Published
1999
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Very Good
Edition
Stated First U.S. Edition
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9780060195328
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USED. VERY GOOD CONDITION, NEARLY AS NEW. BIOGRAPHY. HISTORY OF ENGLAND. "After the mutiny aboard the Bounty, Captain William Blight and few loyal crewman crossed most of the Pacific in an open boat, an epic feat in any age. Author JohnToohey brings this tragic, doomed man and his desperate voyage vividly to life in this fascinating new book."
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A Hard Road To Glory, A History of the African-American Athlete 1619-1918

by ashe, arthur

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Published
1988
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Good
Edition
Stated First Edition
ISBN
9780446710060
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ILLUSTRATED. EXLIB. Warner Books 1988 Stated First Printing Thus, November, 1988. Written by 20th Century Black-American tennis great, Arthur Ashe, Jr. HISTORY OF BLACK SPORT IN AMERICA. Used. Good Condition/ Good condition original unclipped black silver and gold $29.95 original dust jacket. 194 pages, indexed. A nice copy. Has the usual library markings. We ship from Oregon
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Apollo At Go (1963, G.P. Putnam's BCE)

by Sutton, Jeff

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Published
1963
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Very Good
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Book Club Edition
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Sutton, Jeff Apollo At Go (1963, G.P. Putnam's BCE) See Blue dust jacket 2nd row on the left. Science Fiction. Historical. Used. VG/Good-. Jacket design by Robert Bartram. "A novel that dramatizes the realistic story of NASA's moon shot. The author shows how the tree astronauts "sweat out" their selection, then what they experience on their flight, and the thrill and… Read more
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Phoenix (1967, Ballantine BCE W/ Seymour Chwast Dust Jacket)

by Chwast, Seymour

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Published
1967
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Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Please see our cover photo. This item appears at 2nd row third from the left. .No other items are included in this listing. Cowper, Richard Phoenix, 1967 Ballantine Books BCE.COVER ART BY AWARD-WINNING GRAPHIC ARTIST SEYMOUR. Summary: Hopelessly trapped in suspended animation in "the caves of sleep" of 24th century Earth. Used. VG/G. Dj spine is a bit darkened. A… Read more
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The Great Explosion (1962, Torquil Dodd Mead BCE w/DJ

by Russell, Eric Frank

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
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Book Club Edition
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Please see our cover photo. This item appears at far right end, 2nd row. White and orange dj. No other items are included in this listing. The Great Explosion, 1962 Torquil Dodd Mead BCE. Used. vg/g-. Dj spine is smoke darkened. Summary: "Four hundred years in the Future. Little did Johannes Pretorius van der Camp Blieder, the runny-nosed tinkerer, envision… Read more
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Necromancer (1962, Doubleday Science Fiction w/ dj)

by Dickson, Gordon R.

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Published
1962
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Very Good
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Book Club Edition
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Jacket Design by Wally Littman. Please see our photos. This item is 2nd book from the left in row 2. No other items are included in this listing. Dickson, Gordon R. 1962 Doubleday BCE. Used. VG/G-. A nice copy. Summary: A young mining engineer with special abilities joins The Chantry Guild, a society dedicated to saving the world from "the… Read more
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Death On The Nile (1965, Greenway Edition w/dj)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1965
Condition
Good
Edition
Greenway Edition
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Used. Good/Good. 1965 Greenway Edition published by Dodd, Mead. Tight binding and a nice original fish motif dust jacket. Light coffee spill to page edge does not extend into text block. Please see stock photo. Summary: On a luxurious cruise on the Nile River, a wealthy heiress, Linnet Ridgeway is murdered. Fortunately, among the passengers are famed Belgian detective… Read more
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Pylon (1935 Smith & Haas 2nd Issue, 2nd Printing Thus W/ Rare Dj)

by Faulkner, William

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
2nd Printing Thus
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NOBEL PRIZE WINNER. Faulkner, William: PYLON. Stated 2nd Issue, 2nd Printing Thus. 1935, Smith & Haas, NY. RARE IN THE ORIGINAL BLUE DUST JACKET. RARE SASCHA MAURER COVER ART. ART DECO. Used. Very Good-/ Very Good- Blue cloth, \ The second printing (stated). In second issue dust jacket (blank rear panel and flap), very good with modest wear at… Read more
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Dim Thunder (1959, E.P. Dutton 1st Ed. 2nd Pr.)

by Gault, William Campbell

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Published
1959
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Good
Edition
Stated second printing thus
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Gault, William Campbell: Dim Thunder. E.P. Dutton First Edition, stated second printing thus.By the author of "Thunder Road". Exlib. Good Condition. Includes front dj flap (only) affixed to front endpaper. Scarce. A nice find for car culture fans. 5 ½ X 8 ¼.ILLUSTRATED BY Edwin A. Butterfield, Jr.
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The Man Who Knew Too Much (Harper & Brothers 1922 1st Ed.)

by Chesterton, Gilbert K.

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Published
1922
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Gilbert K. Chesterton: The Man Who Knew Too Much. 1922 Harper & Brothers First Edition. Used. Good Condition/ No DJ is included. From the Golden Age of Film Noir. This suspenseful thriller is the original story that was adapted to a screenplay starring Jimmy Stewart and Doris Day and directed by the unsurpassed master of suspense, Sir Alfred Hitchcock. Rare/scarce.
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The Pop-Up Book of Trains, Random House Pop-Up #31

by Penick, Ib

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394832616
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1976 Random House First Edition. Pop-Up Book #31. RARE! PAPER ENGINEERING BY IB PENICK. All pop-ups and sliders in working order. Used. Very Good condition. Quite the find! Please see our photos.
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Alaska, a history of its administration, exploitation, and industrial development during its first half century under the rule of the United States

by Nichols, Jeannette Paddock

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Published
1924
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Used. Good condition/ No DJ if issued. First Edition, The Arthur H. Clark Company. Copyright 1923. States 1924 on the title page. By Dr. Jeannette Paddock Nichols. Fold-out Map of Alaska in nice condition and still affixed to binding. 456 pages, indexed. Clean and fairly bright. Gutters neatly cloth-taped.
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Moon of Israel, A Tale of the Exodus (1920, Longman's 1st Ed.)

by Haggard, H. Rider

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Published
1920
Condition
Good
Edition
First American Edition
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Rare/Scarce. By H. Rider Haggard, author of "She" and the Allan Quatermain series. Longmans, Green and Co., NY 1920. Stated First Edition Second Impression Thus.Good- condition. Gutter separation at back hinge. Bright pages. No dust jacket is included. States 1920 on title page. Colour frontispiece of Merapi at a chariot.
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The Petroleum Handbook (1931, Shell Petroleum, Royal Dutch Shell)

by The Shell Petroleum Company Limited

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Published
1948
Condition
Good
Edition
Third Printing Thus
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RARE/SCARCE. 658 Pages, indexed. Used. Good Condition/No dust jacket if issued. Published by The Shell Petroleum Company Limited, London. Copyright 1931. Stated Third Printing Thus, 1948
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Street-Railway Roadbed (1898 Street Railway Publ. 1st. Ed.)

by Pratt, Mason D.

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Published
1898
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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RARE. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ NO DUST JACKET IF ISSUED. Street Railway Publishing Company, New York. First Edition, 1898. 135 pages indexed. Authors: Mason D. Pratt and C.A. Alden. ILLUSTRATED with drawings, diagrams, tables. Former owner name and date of 1903 on front floral end-paper. A very nice copy. Please see our photos. Quite the find.
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