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A Catalog of Maya Hieroglyphs

by Thompson, J. Eric S.

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1976
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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1976. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo. The Civilization of the American Indian Series. Third printing. Black and white buckram, black spine label. xiv, 458 pp. B&W illustrations. Fine condition. Dust jacket price clipped, lightly worn at extremities, damp stained to rear, perforation and sticker ghost to rear. In protective Brodart cover. Dealing… Read more
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The Holy or The Broken: Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley & The Unlikely Ascent of "Hallelujah

by Light, Alan

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2013
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Fine
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New York: Atria, 2013. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Soft cover, 254 pp. A few spots of light rubbing, else fine. How did one obscure song become an international anthem for human triumph and tragedy, a song each successive generation seems to feel they have discovered and claimed as uniquely their own? Celebrated music journalist Alan Light follows the… Read more
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American Women

by Calvin Klein Inc

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Published
2005
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Key Porter Books, 2005. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Adams, Bryan [photographs]. 4to. Black cloth, titling blind stamped to spine and front board. Unpaginated, approx. 120 p.p. Stunningly illustrated in B&W. Some minor bumping to extremities of dust jacket, else fine. In November 2003, the musician and photographer Bryan Adams began photographing a cross section of influential… Read more
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Rocking Horse Journey: Some Views on the British Character

by Vulliamy, C.E.

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Published
1952
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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London: Michael Joseph, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo. Orig. red cloth, 183pp. Frontispiece. Bookplate of C.B. Farrar on front pastedown, small writing on rear pastedown; cloth a bit faded but o/w near fine in a fine d/w. A collection of essays and observations on his upbringing in English society.
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The Dawn of Civilization and Life in The Ancient East

by Engberg, Robert Martin and Fay Cooper Cole

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Published
1938
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Chicago: University of Knowledge, Incorporated, 1938. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. The University of Knowledge Wonder Books. Navy leatherette boards, gilt lettering and decoration to spine and front board. Pictorial endpapers. XVI, 17-384 pp. Bookplate of C.B. Farrar to front pastedown. Dust jacket is rubbed to joints and extremities, short tear to head of front joint and… Read more
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Seven Arrows

by Storm, Hyemeyohsts

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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New York: Harper & Row, 1972. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8" x 9" Association copy. Ownership inscription of Timothy Findley to title page. Full tan cloth, silver lettering to spine and head of front board. Pictorial endpapers. 374 pp. [13] colour plates. B&W illustrations in-text. Light bumping to spine ends, small spot of wear to top edge… Read more
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Andas y Literas De La Costa Peruana

by Cachot, Rebeca Carrion

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Published
1940
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Very Good
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Lima: Compania De Impressions y Publicidad, 1940. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo (square). Reimpreso de "Chaski", Vol. I, No. I, Lima 1940. Orig. tan wrappers. 24pp. Illustrated throughout with photographs and line drawings of pre-columbian pottery and artifacts. A small stain to lower margin on pp. 11; wrappers browned, with soiling to rear cover but still very… Read more
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The Night Marchers: A Tale of the Huaka'i Po

by Hoyt, Helen P.

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Published
1977
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Very Good
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Norfolk Island, Australia: Island Heritage Limited, 1977. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Carter-Smith, Sharon. 8vo. First trade edition. Original black cloth boards. Geometric endpapers. 81 p.p. Colour illustrations in-text. Rubbing to spine ends and corners. Damp staining to fore edge. Dust jacket bumped to extremities, two small chips to head.
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Punk Avenue: Inside the New York City Underground 1972-1982

by Marcade, Phil

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Published
2017
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Three Rooms Press, 2017. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Preface by Debbie Harry. Forewrrd by Legs McNeil. Soft cover. viii, 248 p.p. Near fine. An intimate, often hilarious, account of New York City's early punk rock scene, as experienced by Phil Marcade - lead singer of beloved punk-blues band The Senders. "A must-read for… Read more
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Into Africa

by Blackwood, Yvonne

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Published
2000
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Toronto: Abbeyfield Publishers, 2000. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription to half-title. Soft cover. xi, 193 p.p. B&W photos. Near fine. A remarkable and intriguing story about a journey into the land of Blackwood's ancestors. Her journey continues to take her on an exploration of a new mysterious world where she experiences joy and wonderment as… Read more
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Canadian Etiquette

by Wallace, Claire

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Published
1970
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Near Fine
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Winnipeg: Greywood Publishing Limited, 1970. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo. Universal Best-Seller Library No. 107. Paperback, 287 p.p. All edges red. Some pink staining to spine ends, bumping and creasing to top edge and fore edges. Rippling to joints and front.
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500 Years On/500 Anos Despues

by Amnesty International

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Madrid: Amnesy International. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8.75" x 8.75" [n.d., 1992]. Photographs taken by indigenous people of the Peruvian Andes. Soft cover. 44 p.p. English and Spanish. B&W photos. Some light wear and creasing. A social photographic essay of the life and the hardships of indigenous Peruvians, on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the arrival… Read more
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Basic In 60 Minutes a Day

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Published
1984
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Holzkirchen, Germany: Ing. W. Hofacker GmbH, 1984. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. First edition, first printing stated. Soft cover. 140 p.p. B&W illustrations. Very slight bumping to corners. Annotations to notes pages at rear, else a fine copy.
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American Women

by Calvin Klein Inc

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Published
2005
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Near Fine
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1st Canadian Edition
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Toronto: Key Porter Books, 2005. 1st Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Adams, Bryan [photographs]. 4to. Black cloth, titling blind stamped to spine and front board. Unpaginated, approx. 120 p.p. Stunningly illustrated in B&W. In November 2003, the musician and photographer Bryan Adams began photographing a cross section of influential American Women dressed in Calvin Klein. Shot… Read more
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The Place of The Audience: Cultural Geographies of Film Consumption

by Jancovich, Mark, Lucy Faire, Sarah Stubbings

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
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London: British Film Institute, 2003. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. 281 p.p. B&W photos. It has been a recurring complaint both within, and against, Film Studies that it has largely ignored the activities of audiences. This book aims to address this absence (as compared to television studies) and to explain its cause. The authors argue that… Read more
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Irresistible Empire: America's Advance Through 20th Century Europe

by De Grazia, Victoria

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Published
2005
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2005. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter blue cloth with light blue cloth boards, silver lettering to spine. 586 p.p. B&W illustrations. Text is clean. Bowing to rear board. Near fine condition overall, in near fine dust jacket. The most significant conquest of the twentieth century may well… Read more
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Death in Quotation Marks: Cultural Myths of the Modern Poet

by Boym, Svetlana

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Published
1991
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1991. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Harvard Studies in Comparative Literature No. 41. Full number line. Black cloth boards with red lettering to spine. viii, 291 p.p. Light bumping and one short tear to head of dust jacket, chafing to edges of flaps, else a fine copy. In a broad-ranging… Read more
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Heirs of the Greek Catastrophe: The Social Life of Asia Minor Refugees in Piraeus

by Hirschon, Renee

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Published
2008
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New York: Berghahn Books, 2008. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Reprint. Soft cover, xxx, [2], 280 p.p. B&W illustrations in-text plus [8] p.p. plates of B&W photos. Some creasing to joints and front cover, and bumping to spine head, on page has large crease, else fine. The war between Greece and Turkey ended in 1922 in what Greeks… Read more
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Twice a Stranger: The Mass Expulsions That Forged Modern Greece and Turkey

by Clark, Bruce

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Published
2006
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2006. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter black cloth with grey paper boards, red lettering to spine. Grey endpapers. xvii, 274 p.p. + [12 p.p. B&W photos]. B&W maps and photos. In near fine condition overall. In the dismantling of the Ottoman Empire following World War I, nearly two million citizens in… Read more
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The Early History of Niumi: Settlement and Foundation of a Mandinka State on the Gambia River

by Wright, Donald R.

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Published
1977
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Near Fine
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Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Center for International Studies, 1977. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to. Papers in International Studies, Africa Series No. 32. SIGNED and inscribed by author. Green pictorial card wraps, sewn and glued binding. B&W maps. vi, 116 p.p. + [5 blue leaves series title list]. Lightly sunned at spine and edges. Slight creasing to covers, else… Read more
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