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The Cossacks: A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. First English Edition, 1888 Walter Scott

by Tolstoi, Count Lyof N.

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1888
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Tolstoi, Count Lyof N. The Cossacks: A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. First English Edition, 1888 Walter Scott, 24 Warwick Lane, Paternoster Row, London. Translated from the Russian by Nathan Haskell Dole. Summary: A novel of the Caucasian War 1817-1864. Used. Good- Condition/ No dj. Blue Boards gold titling and ornamentation. Imperial Russian crest stamped… Read more
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The Cossacks, A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. (1888, Walter Scott 1st Ed.)

by Tolstoi, Count Lyof N.

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1888
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: Tolstoi, Count Lyof N.: The Cossacks, A Tale of the Caucasus in the Year 1852. First English Edition, 1888 Walter Scott, 24 Warwick Lane, Paternoster Row, London. Translated from the Russian by Nathan Haskell Dole. Summary: A novel of the Caucasian War 1817-1864. Used. Good Condition/ No dj. Blue Boards gold titling and ornamentation. Imperial Russian crest stamped in… Read more
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The Confessions Of Nat Turner (1967 Random House 1st Ed. W/Dj)

by Styron, William

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1967
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Styron, William: THE CONFESSIONS OF NAT TURNER, 1967 Random House Stated First Printing Thus. Used. VG Condition/ VG- Original unclipped dust jacket. Front flap price $6.95. pine is a bit sunned. WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE. Summary: A first-person narrative of the slave revolt in 1831 Virginia, Nat Turner's Rebellion aka The Southampton Insurrection. A nice copy.
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Law West Of The Pecos: The Story of Judge Roy Bean (1967, Naylor Company. Reprint W/Dj)

by Lloyd, Everett

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1967
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Lloyd, Everett. Law West Of The Pecos: The Story of Judge Roy Bean. The original manuscript. Copyright 1936, 1967 Sixth Printing Thus, The Naylor Company, San Antonio. Texas. Used. Very Good/ Good unclipped original dust jacket. RARE THUS. $2.00 price on front flap. A History of Texas. Summary: Biography. "Here for the first time all the Roy Bean… Read more
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Ironweed (1983 Viking Press 1st Ed. 2nd Print)

by Kennedy, William

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1983
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First Edition
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9780670401765
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Kennedy, William: Ironweed. Viking Press First Edition, Stated 2nd Printing Thus, January, 1983. Used. Very Good Condition/ Very Good Unclipped Dust jacket. Front flap price $14.75. Protected in a mylar wrap. PULITZER PRIZE WINNING NOVEL. Summary: Americana. A story of 1930's Irish Americans. Combines low comedy with high pathos. ISBN 0670401765.
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Mexico: A Study of Two Americas (1945 Macmillan w/ Diego Rivera Dj)

by Chase, Stuart

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1945
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Reprint
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Mexico: A Study of Two Americas, Illustrated by Diego Rivera. May, 1945 Macmillan, NY Reprint. Written by Stuart Chase. Used. Very Good/ Good Original unclipped DIEGO RIVERA DUST JACKET. RARE THUS. dust jacket. Front flap price $1.49. A nice find.
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The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay

by Chabon, Michael

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2000
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VG
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First Edition
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9780679450047
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Chabon, Michael. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay. 2000, Random House First Edition, 7th Impression Thus. By the author of "The Wonder Boys". WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE. Used. VG/VG. $48.95 Summary: Two Jewish cousins in 1930's New York escape from the rise of Naziism into Golden Age comic book fantasy and imagination. .
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Harold Prince's Cabaret (1967 Random House BCE)

by Masteroff, Joe

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Published
1967
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Good
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Book Club Edition
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Masteroff, Joe: Harold Prince's Cabaret (1967, Random House, Book Club Edition) Script. Used. Good/Good Condition original dust jacket. MUSICAL. WINNER OF EIGHT TONY AWARDS FOR BEST MUSICAL. Joe Masteroff. Music John Kander Lyrics Fred Ebb. SYNOPSIS: Cabaret singer Sally Bowles performs at the decadent Kit Kat Klub as the Nazi Party quietly takes hold of 1930s Berlin. Based on the… Read more
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Peer Gynt (1933, G.P. Putnam, Hult Translation)

by Ibsen, Henrik

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1933
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Ibsen, Henrik: Peer Gynt, 1933 G.P. Putnam, Hult Translation, hardcover. Used. Good Condition. No Dj. Toning. Henrik Ibsen (1828-1906) wrote his five-act allegorical drama Peer Gynt in 1867 while living in Italy. It tells the story of the downfall and subsequent redemption of a Norwegian peasant anti-hero. Unlike Ibsen's previous dramas, it was written in verse and wasn't originally… Read more
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Nullification And Secession in the United States (1897, Hardcover 1st Edition)

by Powell, Edward

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1897
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First Edition
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"Powell, Edward Payson. Nullification and Secession in the United States. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1897. QUITE RARE. NOT A REPRINT. NOT AN EXLIB. Please see our photos. USED. VG-/ No Dust Jacket. 461 pp. A study of secession and nullification movements in the United States from the Nullification Resolutions of 1798 to the American Civil War. The plot… 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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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. WINNER OF THE PEGASUS PRIZE FOR LITERATURE AND THE BOOKER PRIZE. Used. Very Good/Very Good unclipped original dust jacket. Summary: "The Bone People, published in 1984, is an unusual story of love. It is unusual in the telling, the… 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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Used. 1970 Stated 2nd Printing Thusl 1970. 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… 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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USED. Very Good/ Good unclipped dust jacket. . STATED FIRST EDITION, 1971, Edited by A.B. Guthrie. A nice copy. 366 pages.
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"Christie's" 1766 to 1925: Christie's Auction House Records

by Marillier, H.C.

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Published
1926
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"CHRISTIE'S" 1766 TO !925. a VERY NICE COPY IN A RARE ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. Many Illustrations. Printed in Great Britain By Robert Maclehose and Co., Ltd., The University Press, Glasgow. Used. Very Good-/Good Original Dust Jacket. Very rare thus. 7 3/4 X 10/14 X 2. Large volume. Weighs 3 pounds. Extra shipping may be required, especially to overseas buyers. I… Read more
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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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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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The Family Moskat, A Novel by Isaac Bashevis Singer

by Singer, Isaac Bashevis

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Published
1950
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Singer, Isaac Bashevis. The Family Moskat. A Novel by Isaac Bashevis Singer. Copyright 1950 Farrar, Straus & Giroux. VG/VG green and orange original $5.95 price original dust jacket is included. Translated from the Yiddish by A.H. Gross. A nice copy of a hard to find work.
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A Flitch Of Bacon, or The Customs of Dunmow (1879, George Routledge Reprint)

by Ainsworth, William H.

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1879
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William H. A Flitch of Bacon. George Routledge & Sons, London, 1879. Illustrations by Sir John Gilbert . R.A.Reprint. Used. Good Condition/ No dust jacket as issued. Attractive marbled black leather boards with 5 ribs and gold titling, gold top stain. A story about traditional British marriage practices of yore.
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100%: The Story of a Patriot (1920 1st Ed.)

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1920
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Sinclair, Upton. 100% The Story of a Patriot. 1st Edition. Published 1920 by the author, Pasadena, CA. Used. Very Good/ No Dust Jacket is Included. $64.95.
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Boston: A Novel (2 Vols. Albert & Charles Boni. 1928)

by Sinclair, Upton

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Published
1928
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417SinclairBoston. Sinclair, Upton. Boston: A Novel. Complete in two volumes by Upton Sinclair. Albert and Charles Boni, NY. 1928 1st Edition. Used. Good Condition/ No Dust jackets included. Green, embossed Independence Hall with golden dome front boards. Pages no longer bright. Please see our photos. Based on the true story of Industrial Age Massachusetts. Per Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.… Read more
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The Pre-History of The Far Side A 10th Anniversary Exhibit

by Larson, Gary

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1989
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Larson, Gary: The Pre-History of The Far Side:A 10th Anniversary Exhibit. AndrewsMcMeel, NY First Edition Thus copyright 1989. Black silver illustrated boards. Used. Gift inscribed. Please see our photos. VG/VG. $84.95. 9 X 11 ¼.
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