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Albuquerque - 100 Years in Pictures

by Fitzpatrick, George / Caplin, Harvey

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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member
Published
1976
Condition
VERY GOOD ++
Edition
Second Edition
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$42.00

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Albuquerque: Modern Press, 1976. vi, 199pp, [1], printed on fine glossy paper, bound in green cloth, with binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The Dust Jacket is in a protective mylar cover, and is NOT price-clipped, showing edge wear/tear.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. VERY GOOD ++/Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Book.… Read more
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image of Shan Xi Yin Xiang Jian Zhi Jing Pin - Paper Cutting in Shaanxi Ding Yi - Collector's Edition

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China: World Intangible Cultural Heritages Contains 12 paper cuts, each housed behind an acetate cover, with text in Chinese and English. Each exquisite paper cut is of an historical Chinese location or ancient building, with a photograph showing the historical sites.. Hard Cover. VERY GOOD ++. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.
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$85.00
image of The Barbary Coast.  An Informal History of The San Francisco Underworld

The Barbary Coast. An Informal History of The San Francisco Underworld

by Asbury, Herbert

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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member
Published
1989
Condition
VERY GOOD +
Edition
First Thus / First Printing
ISBN
9780880294287
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$85.00

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NY: Old Town Books, 1989. [6], 318pp, bound in half cloth, with the binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The Dust Jacket is in a protective mylar cover, and is NOT price clipped. Light foxing to outer top page edges.. First Thus / First Printing. Hard Cover. VERY GOOD +/Near Fine. 8vo - over… Read more
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The Story of London

by Wheatley, Henry B.

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Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
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$24.00

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London: J. M. Dent & Co., 1909. Third Edition. xvi, 411pp, [1], bound in gilt illustrated blue cloth, top edges gilt, deckled fore-edge, binding and hinges tight. Complete with all plates and illustrations, with folding color panorama frontis, with the tissue guard intact, 3 b/w folding plates, 18 b/w plates, and 19 text illustrations. Small Brentano's Booksellers… Read more
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image of The Real New York.  A Guide For The Adventurous Shopper, The Exploratory Eater and The Know-It-All Sightseer Who Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet

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Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers, 1932. 401pp, bound in orange cloth, with illustrated endpapers, binding and hinges tight. Covers show slightly sunned spine, light edge wear, upper edge nick to back cover as well as a light lower edge damp mark. Interior in Very Good Condition, ownership in pencil on the back free endpaper.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo… Read more
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image of Life in London, or, The Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorne, Esq. And His Elegant Friend Corinthian Tom, Accompanied By Bob Logic, The Oxonian, In Their Rambles and Sprees Through the Metropolis  [ASSOCIATION COPY]

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New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1904. Embellished With Thirty-Six Scenes From Real Life Designed and Etched by I. R. & G. Cruikshank and Enriched Also With Numerous Original Designs on Wood by the Same Artists. A New Edition. Complete with all 36 color plates, and 3 folding sheets of music. SIGNED with previous ownership of "R.… Read more
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$95.00
image of Our Hotel in Bali.  How a Young American Couple Built the Kuta Beach Hotel in 1936

Our Hotel in Bali. How a Young American Couple Built the Kuta Beach Hotel in 1936

by Koke, Louise G.

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
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$55.00

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Singapore: Pepper Publications, 2001. 224pp, binding and hinges tight, NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Filled with photographic plates throughout.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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image of The Map of the Island of Jamaica To Accompany Dr. Johnston's Illustrated Guide Book

The Map of the Island of Jamaica To Accompany Dr. Johnston's Illustrated Guide Book

by Prepared Under the Direction of Thomas Harrison Gov't Surveyor By Colin Liddell

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Published
1895
Condition
Map in Very Good ++ Condition
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$250.00

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London: Stanford's Geographical Establishment, 1895. 16 section, folding, color lithograph map, housed in it's original, stiff green paper covers. Opens to measure an oblong 13-1/4" X 27", with the upper left section mounted onto the paper covers. No tears to the map, occasional light foxing. Covers sunned, with edge wear.. Ephemera. Map in Very Good ++… Read more
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$250.00
image of Guide to Munich and Its Environs Containing the Complete Catalogues of the Old and New Pinakothek, the Glyptothek and the Picture Gallery of Count Schack.  With a Map of the City and a Description of the Royal Castles in the Bavarian Mountains

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Munchen: Verlagsanstalt Fur Kunst Und Wissenschaft Vormals Freidrich Bruckmann, 1888. Thirteenth Edition. [2], vii, [1], 171pp, [1], 28pp, bound in flexible cloth, with binding and hinges tight. With the folding plate and folding map in Fine Condition [no tears]. The map shows Streets, Gates, Places, Palaces, Churches and Monasteries. The covers show edge wear.. Soft Cover.… Read more
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image of Mountaineering.  The Lonsdale Library, Volume XVIII

Mountaineering. The Lonsdale Library, Volume XVIII

by Spencer, Sydney [editor] / Along with Others

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Condition
Good +
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$14.00

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London: Seeley, Service & Co. Limited No date in book. 383pp, bound in tan cloth, with binding and hinges tight, "with 130 illustrations". Complete with 9 folding maps, as called for [no tears]. Covers show light foxing, light foxing to outer page edges. From the private collection of A. M. Stuart [Prof. Alastair M.… Read more
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image of Tanah Air Kita ["Our Fatherland"] The Country and People of Indonesia

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Djakarta: P. T. Soeroengan, 1955. OVERSIZED. Circa 1955-1960. 320pp, bound in green cloth, gilt still bright, binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The dust jacket shows edge wear/tear, with light foxing. Black and white photographic illustrations throughout.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Book.
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image of California and the West 1881 and Later [SIGNED, ASSOCIATION COPY]

California and the West 1881 and Later [SIGNED, ASSOCIATION COPY]

by Briggs, L. Vernon

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Published
1931
Condition
Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$145.00

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Boston: Privately Printed / Wright & Potter Printing Company, 1931. Inscribed & Signed on the front free endpaper "Happy New Year. / from the author." With a notation in a different hand below "To Caro Roma - / Presented to Adeline / Marshall Durlin 1928". Caro Roma [1866-1937] was a stage name for Carrie Northey, an American… Read more
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image of Constantinople, The City of the Sultans

Constantinople, The City of the Sultans

by Clement, Clara Erskine

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Published
1895
Condition
VERY GOOD +
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$94.00

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Boston: Estes and Lauriat, 1895. iv, [2], 309pp, bound in decorative blue cloth, gilt still bright, binding tight, top edges gilt. Ownership stamp inside the front cover, and on title page, wear to upper/lower edges of the spine. Complete with all 20 plates, each with a captioned tissue guard intact.. Hard Cover. VERY GOOD +. 8vo - over… Read more
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image of Summer Saunterings by the B. and L.  A Guide to Pleasant Places Among the Mountains, Lakes and Valleys of New Hampshire, Vermont and Canada  [Boston & Lowell Railroad]

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Needham, Mass.: Travel Service Bureau, Inc., 1970. Reprint of the 1886 edition published by the Boston & Lowell Railroad. Includes 3 folding, colour maps in Very Good condition [no tears]. 176pp, bound in stiff paper covers, illustrated throughout. Light foxing to outer page edges, covers show light edge wear.. Soft Cover. Good ++. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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The Big Book of Texas Ghost Stories

by Brown, Alan

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Published
2012
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition / First Printing
ISBN
9780811708593
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$22.00

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Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2012. x, 278pp, with binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The Dust Jacket is NOT price-clipped. Ghost stories from Austin, Central Texas, Dallas, Fort Worth, Galveston, Houston, North Texas, Northeast Texas, San Antonio, South Texas, Southeast Texas, and West Texas.. First Edition / First Printing. Hard Cover. As New/Very Good… Read more
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The British and The Grand Tour

by Black, Jeremy

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780709932574
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$45.00

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London: Croom Helm, 1985. [12], 273pp, bound in black cloth, gilt still bright, binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, NOR INSCRIPTIONS. The Dust Jacket is NOT price-clipped. Dust Jacket lightly rubbed.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good ++. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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image of Travel Alberta With Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes  [SIGNED]

Travel Alberta With Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes [SIGNED]

by O'Hara, Gerry

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
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$29.00

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada: Self Published, 1988. Circa 1988. Signed by O'Hara on the front cover. 19pp, [1], staple bound booklet, with O'Hara's card laid-in. Includes Maps throughout.. Ephemera. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paper Collectables.
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image of By Sea And By Land.  Being a Trip Through Egypt, India, Ceylon, Australia, New Zealand and America.  All Round the World

By Sea And By Land. Being a Trip Through Egypt, India, Ceylon, Australia, New Zealand and America. All Round the World

by Merewether, Henry Alworth

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Published
1874
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$82.00

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London: Macmillan and Co., 1874. xvi, 343pp, [1], 60pp, bound in brown cloth, gilt on spine still bright, new endpapers, hinges cracked, binding tight, occasional foxing. The frontis-piece has the tissue guard intact.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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image of Up The Nile.  A Book For Boys and Girls

Up The Nile. A Book For Boys and Girls

by Major, H.

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Published
1888
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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New York: Thomas Whittaker, 1888. 256pp, in lovely, gilt and color decorated, blue cloth covers, with the illustration wrapping around the spine to the back cover, illustrated throughout, binding and hinges tight, new endpapers. Young Adult book on travels through Egypt, up the Nile. Occasional foxing, especially to outer page edges.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo… Read more
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image of Away to Cape Breton  [SIGNED, 1st Edition]

Away to Cape Breton [SIGNED, 1st Edition]

by Brinley, Gordon

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Published
1936
Condition
VERY GOOD ++
Edition
First Edition
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$48.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1936. With an Author Signed Publisher's Card, showing a photograph of the author, laid-in. Frontis-piece, x, [2], 266pp, [2], bound in red cloth, with map endpapers, binding and hinges tight. INSCRIBED on the half-title page "To Sister Mary Veronica: / in friendship, from / Gordon Brinley / and / Putnam Brinley /… Read more
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