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Greece is My Life

by Mackenzie, Compton

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Minotavros Books
Published
1960
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Near Fine
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London: Chatto & Windus, 1960. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. Light blue cloth, xi, 212pp. Frontispiece & BW Illustrations. Some light bruising on upper corners and spine ends, o/w near fine.
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I Was a Slave in Russia: An American Tells His Story

by Noble, John

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Minotavros Books
Published
1971
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Fine
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CA$34.01

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Old Greenwhich, Conneticut: The Devin-Adair Company, 1971. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Fourteenth Printing. Blue leatherette boards, 183pp. Very light rubbing on spine and tips o/w about fine in earlier printed d/w. Jacket faded, clipped at front inner flap; light wear at extremities of d/w. John Noble was taken prisoner in Russia in 1945. "He was shuttled from… Read more
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Larionov

by Larionov, Igor; Taylor, Jim; Reizer, Leonid

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Minotavros Books
Published
1990
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Fine
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1st Edition
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CA$22.67

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Winnipeg: Codner Books, 1990. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. First printing. Full black cloth. vi, 149 pp. [8] pp. B&W photos. Fine in fine jacket. It wasn't the money that brought Igor Larionov to the National Hockey League, or the lifestyle he know would be lavish in comparison to what he had, even as a star, in… Read more
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My Guardian Angel Caught Me

by Bermingham, Cornelius John (Spike)

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Published
2000
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Fine
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CA$45.34

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Burlington, Ontario: Spiritwood Press, 2000. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. XI, 269 pp. B&W photos in-text. Fine. The memoirs of Canadian construction businessman Spike Bermingham, whose family business has long been involved in important marine and rail construction projects in Ontario.
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There Were Times I Thought I Was Crazy: A Black Woman's Story of Incest

by Alleyne, Vanessa

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Minotavros Books
Published
1997
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Fine
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Sister Vision: Black Women and Women of Colour Press, 1997. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. 165 pp. Some light bumping to extremities, neat pencil date to upper corner of inside front cover, else fine. This is a remarkable account of the painful journey taken by Vanessa Alleyne. With unrelenting courage in the face of… Read more
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Grapes: A Vintage View of Hockey

by Cherry, Don with Stan Fischler

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Minotavros Books
Published
1982
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Scarborough: Prentice-Hall Canada Inc, 1982. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Quarter black cloth, cream cloth boards. Patterned endpapers. 218 pp. B&W photos in-text throughout. Spine tilted, rubbing to spine ends. Light staining to fore edge of text block. Dust jacket lightly bumped to extremities, 1" tear to head of front joint. Only once in a… Read more
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Yanni in Words

by Yanni with David Rensin

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Minotavros Books
Published
2002
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Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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CA$27.21

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New York: Hyperion, 2002. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Quarter black cloth, grey paper boards. 318 pp. [16] pp. colour and B&W photo plates. White spotting to boards. Interior clean. Light bumping to extremities of dust jacket. Yanni is practically a force of nature. Not only has he sold over 20 million albums worldwide and earned 35… Read more
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Iron Maidens: The celebration of the Most Awesome Female muscle in the World

by Kaye, Kristin

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Minotavros Books
Published
2005
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Fine
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CA$11.34

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New York: Thunders Mouth Press, 2005. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Paperback, xii, 236pp. Fine. The story behind Broadway's 'The Celebration of the Most Awesome Female Muscle in the World'. "Alternating between an account of the show and an expose of women's bodybuilding, including the use of steroids, the side business of strong women who wrestle men for money,… Read more
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Walking Isreal: A Personal Search for the Soul of a Nation

by Fletcher, Martin

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Minotavros Books
Published
2010
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2010. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8o. First edition stated. Full black cloth. 305 pp. B&W maps in-text + [16] pp. B&W plates of photos. Bruising to spine ends, head of front board, and lower corner of rear board. Front board slightly bowed. Dust jacket lightly bumped to extremities, else fine.… Read more
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Don Budge: A Tennis Memoir

by Budge, Don

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Minotavros Books
Published
1969
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: The Viking Press, 1969. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter green cloth over green paper boards. Blind tennis court device to front board. 184 pp., [8] pp. B&W plates of photos. Some minor sunning to edges, else fine. Dust jacket is price clipped, a few chips to extremities. One of the foremost gentlemen… Read more
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His Life is Mine

by Sophrony, Archimandrite

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Minotavros Books
Published
1977
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Fine
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Crestwood, NY: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1977. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Translated from the Russian. Original cloth. 128 pp. Fine condition. Dust jacket bumped and rubbed to extremities, VG overall. His Life is Mine is a spiritual testimony - a testimony of the knowledge of God granted to Archimandrite Sophrony granted to him through 22 years on… Read more
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My Invented Country: A Nostalgic Journey Through Chile

by Allende, Isabel

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Minotavros Books
Published
2003
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Fine
Edition
1st American Edition
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New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 2003. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Tranlsated from the Spanish. Quarter brown cloth, cream paper boards. 199 pp. Fine condition. Isabel Allende carries with her even today the mark of the politics of her homeland. In My Invented Country, she explores the role of memory and nostalgia in shaping her life,… Read more
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Peeling the Onion: A Memoir

by Grass, Gunter

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Minotavros Books
Published
2007
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Fine
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1st American Edition
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Orlando: Harcourt, 2007. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. English translation of Beim Hauten Der Zwiebel. Dove grey paper boards. 425 pp. A few bumps to spines of dust jacket. Fine condition overall. An amazing story of a life and a memoir of unsurpassed literary brilliance.
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Flex Ability: A Story of Strength and Survival

by Wheeler, Flex

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Minotavros Books
Published
2003
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Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Carlsbad, California: Hay House, 2003. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter black paper over grey cloth boards. B&W pictorial endpapers. xxiv, 199 pp. [16] pp. colour photo plates. Light bumping to corners and spine foot. Dust jacket bumped at head of rear cover with small chip at corner. Else fine. Champion bodybuilder Flex Wheeler looks like… Read more
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Sunwise Turn: A Human Comedy of Bookselling

by Jenison, Madge

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Minotavros Books
Published
1924
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Very Good
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New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1924. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo. Fourth printing. Original quarter blue cloth, green paper boards. Tan paper spine label and orange paper title label to fornt board. 162 pp. Sunning to edges of boards. Some rubbing and light staining in places. Foxing to edges of text block. Wear to corners. Some… Read more
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Fun Was Where We Made It: Mount Joy - Markham 1900-1915

by Dixon, Fred

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Minotavros Books
Published
1971
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Ontario: Self-Published, 1971. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo (tall). SIGNED by author to frontis. portrait facing the foreword. Original blue cloth. [14], 90 pp. B&W photos in-text. Sunning to edges of boards, bump to spine foot. Dust jacket has a few damp stains, a few small chips and short tears, soiling to rear. A nostalgic… Read more
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Soldier in the Saddle

by Blacker, C.H. "Monkey

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Minotavros Books
Published
1963
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Near Fine
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CA$19.65

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London: Burke, 1963. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. Modern Men of Action Series. Full red cloth. 191 pp. Light bumping to spine ends and corners, else fine. Dust jacket is price clipped, chipped at head, short tears to head and foot of rear, small perforation to spine. This is the story of a man who came out… Read more
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In Search Of Identity

by El-Sadat, Anwar

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Minotavros Books
Published
1978
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Harper and Row, 1978. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Full blue cloth. viii, 360 pp., [8] pp. B&W photo plates. Sunning to top and tail edges of boards. Ink ownership inscription and bookseller label to ffep. Dust jacket is price clipped, chipped to spine head and head of front cover, a few short… Read more
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My Dirty Little Secrets: Steroids, Alcohol, and God - The Tony Mandarich Story

by Mandarich, Tony; Shaw Elrod, Sharon [as told To]

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Minotavros Books
Published
1996
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Near Fine
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Ann Arbor, MI: Modern History Press, 1996. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8o. SIGNED by Tony Mandarich. Book #5 in the Reflections America Series. Soft cover. 181 pp. B&W photos in-text. Bruising to tail edge, else fine. Tony Mandarich was drafted #2 in the NFL in 1989 (in the top five along with Hall of Fame inductees Troy… Read more
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The Tallis Bag

by Winter, Jack

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Minotavros Books
Published
2012
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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[Ottawa]: Oberon Press, 2012. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. 177 pp. Bruising to spine foot, sticker ghost to rear, else fine. Jack Winter's play, Ten Lost Years, was one of the must successful in Canadian theatre history. Now he's written the story of his life as a playwright and a teacher in the Toronto… Read more
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