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Looking for Alaska (Advanced Uncorrected Proof)

by Jenkins, Peter

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Used - fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Published
2001
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Paperback
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 2001. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. fine. 434p, octavo. A fine copy in glossy pictorial wraps. Advacned uncorrect proof. Signed by author on title page.
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Boulevards All the Way-Maybe

by Flagg, James Montgomery

Condition
Used - Very good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1925
Binding
Hardcover
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$300.00

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New York: George H. Doran, 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 225p, octavo. Illustrated. A very good copy in gray cloth. Boards and lower edge of textblock are lightly soiled, minor wear to extremities, two bumped corners. Signed by Flagg on first free end paper.
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$300.00
Six-Legged Snakes in New Guinea
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Six-Legged Snakes in New Guinea

by Cheesman, Evelyn

Condition
Used - very good
Jacket Condition
very good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1949
Binding
Hardcover
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London: George G. Harrap and Co Ltd, 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. very good/very good . 281p, octavo. Illustrated with 31 plates in half-tone and 11 line illustrations in the text. A very good copy in a very good jacket. Text block foxed. Jacket chipped at crown with wear to extremities.
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$50.00
Asheville in Land of the Sky
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Asheville in Land of the Sky

by Mead, Martha Norburn

Condition
Used - Near fine
Jacket Condition
near fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1942
Binding
Hardcover
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$150.00

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Richmond, VA: Dietz Press, 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. 188p, octavo. A near fine copy in a near fine jacket. Touch of foxing to textblock, jacket lightly rubbed. Inscribed on first free end paper, "To Mrs. Elizabeth Meriweather Gilmer with best wishes from Martha Norburn Mead." Elizabeth Meriwether Gilmer (1861-1951) is the American journalist and advice… Read more about this item
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$150.00
[Archive] 48 Star Flag that Traveled with Howard Hughes on his Around-the-World Flight  1938
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[Archive] 48 Star Flag that Traveled with Howard Hughes on his Around-the-World Flight 1938

by Hughes, Howard, Albert I. Lodwick Flight 1938

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Used - Fine
Published
1938
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New York: Howard Hughes, 1938. Fine. A 48 star American Flag measure 8" x 12" that accompanied Howard Hughes on his "Around the World Flight" in July of 1938. Fine The flag was from the estate of Albert I Lodwick, the flight operations manager for Hughes during this feat. Additionally included is a 7 1/4" x… Read more about this item
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America Her Grandeur and Her Beauty Part Nine
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America Her Grandeur and Her Beauty Part Nine

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Used - Fine
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Wraps
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New York: Union Book and Publishing Company. wraps. Fine. Part Nine. Illustrated folio. A fine copy in staplebound brown wraps.
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Camp Sequoyah a Superior Camp for Boys
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Camp Sequoyah a Superior Camp for Boys

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Used - poor
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Wraps
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Asheville, NC. wraps. poor . Oblong 12mo. A poor copy in staplebound wraps. Illustrated. Rear cover missing.
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$65.00
London a History in Maps
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London a History in Maps

by Barber, Peter

Condition
Used - Near fine
Jacket Condition
fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
2012
Binding
Hardcover
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London: London Topographical Society, 2012. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/fine. 380p, oblong quarto. Illsutrated. A near fine copy in a fine dust jacket. A few tiny dents along top edge of boards. Signed by author on half title page.
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$75.00
Wandering in Northern China
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Wandering in Northern China

by Franck, Harry A.

Condition
Used - very good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1923
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Century Co, 1923. First Edition. Hardcover. very good. 502p, octavo. Illustrated with 171 unusual photographs by the author + a map showing his route. A very good copy in green cloth boards. Wear to extremities. Foxed.
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$30.00
The New Georgia Guide
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The New Georgia Guide

by various

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
fine
Published
1996
Binding
Hardcover
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Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1996. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 780p, octavo. Illustrated. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Signed by 9 contributors on table of contents...Cole Campbell, Mary Hood, Jane Powers Weldon, Steve Gurr, Dana F. White, John Braden, Philip Lee Williams, William Hedgeperth, and Betsy Braden. Previous owner's name penned on first free end paper.… Read more about this item
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$75.00
Nine-Headed Dragon River
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Nine-Headed Dragon River

by Matthiessen, Peter

Condition
Used - Very good +
Jacket Condition
near fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Published
1986
Binding
Hardcover
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$125.00

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Boston: Shambhala, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good +/near fine. 288p, octavo. A very good + copy in a near fine jacket. Jacket has a tiny nick on back cover, else fine. Blue cloth boards are lightly spotted, text block foxed. Prospectus and review slip laid in. Signed by Matthiessen on title page.
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$125.00
The Inland Sea
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The Inland Sea

by Richie, Donald

Condition
Used - Very good +
Published
2006
Binding
Paperback
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Berkeley, CA: Stone Bridge Press, 2006. Paperback. Very good +. 255p, 12mo. A very good + copy, red remainder mark on top edge of text block.
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$30.00
Travel and Travellers of the Middle Ages
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Travel and Travellers of the Middle Ages

by Newton, Arthur Percival

Condition
Used - fair
Published
1926
Binding
Hardcover
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$20.00

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London: Kegal Paul, 1926. Hardcover. fair. 233p + 15p ads. A fair copy in blue cloth boards. Foxed, stain along foredge. Lacking frontis. Notes from previous owner penned on front end paper.
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$20.00
Lindsey's Guide Book to Western North Carolina
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Lindsey's Guide Book to Western North Carolina

by Lindsey, TH

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Used - good
Published
1890
Binding
Paperback
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Asheville: Randolph-Kerr Printing Co, 1890. Paperback. good. 92p + ads. 16mo. Illustrated. A good copy in staplebound gold pictorial wraps. Foldout map present but fragile and nearly detached. Two small pieces of clear tape on contents page. Several small holes/tears through introduction pages at staples. Covers are creased, lightly scuffed and rubbed, with a chipped spine end, and… Read more about this item
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The Land of the Sky Wonderful Resort Section of Western North Carolina
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The Land of the Sky Wonderful Resort Section of Western North Carolina

by Southern Railway System

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Used - Very good
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Wraps
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Southern Railway System. wraps. Very good. 35p octavo. A very good copy in stapled wraps. Illustrated throughout, including two maps. Back cover is a foldout map, with closed tears and wear, centerfold map was initially stapled in and is present but loose. Minor wear to extremities.
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$75.00
Come, Tell Me How You Live
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Come, Tell Me How You Live

by Mallowan, Agatha Christie

Condition
Used - Very good
Edition
First US Edition
Published
1946
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Dodd, Mead and Co, 1946. First US Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 225p octavo. A very good copy in blue cloth boards. Boards are spotted and rubbed,with minor wear to extremities, gilt lettering on spine partially rubbed off. Top edge of text block and end papers are foxed and lightly soiled. Previous owner's name penned on… Read more about this item
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The Open Road Abroad
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The Open Road Abroad

by Prioleau, John

Condition
Used - good
Jacket Condition
good
Published
1932
Binding
Hardcover
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$40.00

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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1932. Hardcover. good/good. 206p octavo. A good copy in a good dust jacket. Penciled notes and markings in margins of scattered pages throughout. Previous owner's bookplate on first free end paper. Front inner hinge beginning to crack, but holding. Text block foxed. Dust jacket is darkened along spine, front cover offset, wear… Read more about this item
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Screed of Safari Scribe
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Screed of Safari Scribe

by Brooks, Virginia Field Walton

Condition
Used - Near fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1947
Binding
Paperback
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Memphis, TN: Virginia Field Walton Brooks , 1947. First Edition. Paperback. Near fine. 84p quarto. A near fine copy inscribed by author on the title page. Touch of wear at spine ends, else fine.
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$300.00
Beech Hill Inn
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Beech Hill Inn

Condition
Used - Very good
Binding
Pamphlet
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Saranac Lake, NY: Currier Press. Pamphlet. Very good. 8p, small 32mo pamphlet from the Beech Hill Inn. Illustrated. A very good copy, with a few tiny markings in blue pen on scattered pages, else fine.
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The Carolina Mountains
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The Carolina Mountains

by Morley, Margaret

Condition
Used - Very good +
Edition
First Edition
Published
1913
Binding
Hardcover
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +. 397p, octavo. Illustrated. This copy is signed by Margaret Morley, who has transcribed a verse from a poem by Samuel M. Peck on ffep, "Sassafras, by Samuel Minturn Peck. Swift to catch the voice of spring / Soon its tasselled blooms appear / modest in their blossoming /… Read more about this item
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$250.00