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The Last Man on the Moon.
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The Last Man on the Moon.

by CERNAN, Eugene with Don Davis. [Eugene Cernan 1934-2017].

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
Second printing. With a printed letter about his Omega watch bou
Published
1999.
Binding
Black paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
0312199066
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. Signed in blue ink on the title page by Gene Cernan (Live signature). Second printing. With a printed letter about his Omega watch bound in. To my knowledge, no copies of this Omega edition were first printings. Black paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket. One of only twelve men to walk on the… Read more about this item
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Barkskins.
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Barkskins.

by PROULX, Annie.

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Published
2016.
Binding
Black paper spine, beige paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
0684852217
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New York: Scribner, 2016. Signed by the author on the first page following the end-paper. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, beige paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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All the Frequent Troubles of Our Days.
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All the Frequent Troubles of Our Days.

by DONNER, Rebecca. [Mildred Fish Harnack].

Condition
As New
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Published
2021.
Binding
Black paper spine, tan paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
031656169X
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New York: Little Brown, 2021. Signed on the title page and dated 23 Aug 2022 by Rebecca Donner. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, tan paper-covered boards. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket. Mildred Fish Harnack was an American citizen who was part of the resistance underground in Germany during WWII. She was executed… Read more about this item
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$400.00
Faith and Treason: The Story of the Gunpowder Plot.
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Faith and Treason: The Story of the Gunpowder Plot.

by FRASER, Antonia.

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First U. S. edition / First printing.
Published
1996.
Binding
White cloth spine, beige paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
0385471890
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New York: Nan A. Talese / Doubleday,, 1996. Signed by the author on the title page. First U. S. edition / First printing. White cloth spine, beige paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket.
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$50.00
Clandestine in Chile.

Clandestine in Chile.

by GARCIA MARQUEZ, Gabriel. Translated by Asa Zatz.

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.K. edition / First printing.
Published
1989.
Binding
Blue paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
0140142053
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London: Granta Books, 1989. First U.K. edition / First printing. Blue paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket.
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$28.00
Memoirs of the Foreign Legion.
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Memoirs of the Foreign Legion.

by M. M. (Maurice Magnus). Introduction by D. H. Lawrence.

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Edition
First U. S. Edition / First Printing.
Published
1925.
Binding
Red cloth spine, black cloth boards.
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925. First U. S. Edition / First Printing. Red cloth spine, black cloth boards. Near fine. No jacket. Vintage original Art Deco style owner bookplate to the back of the front-free endpaper. A memoir by an American volunteer, (later a deserter), with the Legion at Sidi-bel-Abbes. Magnus committed suicide in 1920, D. H.… Read more about this item
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$60.00
The German Cinema.

The German Cinema.

by MANVELL, Roger and Heinrich Fraenkel.

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
Published
1971.
Binding
Black cloth.
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New York: Praeger, 1971. First U.S. edition / First printing. Black cloth. Fine in close to fine dust jacket.
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$30.00
The Hornet's Nest: A Novel of the Revolutionary War.
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The Hornet's Nest: A Novel of the Revolutionary War.

by CARTER, Jimmy.

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Published
2003.
Binding
Black paper-covered spine, teal paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
0743255429
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 2003. Signed on the title page by President Carter. First edition / First printing. Black paper-covered spine, teal paper-covered boards. Fine in price-clipped, fine dust jacket..
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$235.00
We Can Have Peace in the Holy Land.
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We Can Have Peace in the Holy Land.

by CARTER, Jimmy.

Condition
As New
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Published
2009.
Binding
Black paper spine, black paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
1439140634
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$185.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 2009. Signed by Jimmy Carter on the title page. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, black paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. A beautiful copy.
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$185.00
The Emperor's Last Island.

The Emperor's Last Island.

by BLACKBURN, Julia.

Condition
As New
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
Published
1992.
Binding
Blue cloth spine, green paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
067941150X
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New York: Pantheon, 1992. First U.S. edition / First printing. Blue cloth spine, green paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$24.00
Master of the Crossroads.

Master of the Crossroads.

by BELL, Madison Smartt.

Condition
As New
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing. Review copy
Published
2000.
Binding
Olive green paper spine, olive green paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
0375420568
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New York: Pantheon, 2000. First edition / First printing. Review copy with publisher's letter laid in. Olive green paper spine, olive green paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$28.00
All Souls' Rising.
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All Souls' Rising.

by BELL, Madison Smartt.

Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing. Advance readers edition.
Published
1995.
Binding
Illustrated wrappers.
ISBN 10
0679439897
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New York: Pantheon, 1995. Signed on the title page by the author. First edition / First printing. Advance reader's edition. Illustrated wrappers. About fine. The first book in Bell's acclaimed Haitian trilogy.
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$45.00
The Greenlanders.
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The Greenlanders.

by SMILEY, Jane.

Condition
As New
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Published
1988.
Binding
Gold cloth spine, green paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
0394551206
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$85.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988. Signed on the title page by the author. First edition / First printing. Gold cloth spine, green paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket, with publisher's postcard laid in.
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$85.00
Latent Image: The Discovery of Photography.

Latent Image: The Discovery of Photography.

by NEWHALL, Beaumont.

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Published
1967.
Binding
Black cloth.
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New York: Doubleday, 1967. First edition / First printing. Black cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Fresh copy.
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$45.00
Summer Hummer Be-In.

Summer Hummer Be-In.

by Hoffman, Abbie. (Chicago Seven / Chicago Eight).

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition / First Printing.
Published
(1969).
Binding
Photocopied sheet
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Chicago: Free City Music / The Conspiracy, (1969). First Edition / First Printing. Photocopied sheet Near fine. Flyer for a be-in at Lincoln Park in Chicago.
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$50.00
A Star Called Henry.
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A Star Called Henry.

by DOYLE, Roddy.

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Published
1999.
Binding
Black paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
0224060198
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1999. Signed by Roddy Doyle on the title page. First edition / First printing. Black paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$75.00
Broken Government: How Republican Rule Destroyed the Legislative, Executive and Judicail Branches.
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Broken Government: How Republican Rule Destroyed the Legislative, Executive and Judicail Branches.

by DEAN, John W.

Condition
As New
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Published
2007.
Binding
Blue paper spine, blue paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
0670018201
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New York: Viking, 2007. Signed on the title page by John W. Dean. First edition / First printing. Blue paper spine, blue paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$45.00
The Lost Painting: The Quest For A Caravaggio Masterpiece.
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The Lost Painting: The Quest For A Caravaggio Masterpiece.

by HARR, Jonathan

Condition
As New
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Published
2005.
Binding
Black paper spine, maroon paper-covered boards.
ISBN 10
0375508015
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New York: Random House, 2005. Signed by Jonathan Harr on the title page. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, maroon paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Selected by the Editors of The New York Times Book Review for their 10 Best Books of 2005 List.
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The Picture History of Inventions from Plough To Polaris.
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The Picture History of Inventions from Plough To Polaris.

by ECO, Umberto and G. B. Zorzoli. Translated by Anthony Lawrence

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
Published
1963.
Binding
Off white cloth.
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1963. Signed on the title page by Umberto Eco. First U.S. edition / First printing. Off white cloth. Near fine with owner name emboss stamp to front free endpaper and also the title page in very good to near fine dust jacket, with several edge tears. The author's first book.
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$850.00
The Beaver Men: Spearheads of Empire.

The Beaver Men: Spearheads of Empire.

by SANDOZ, Mari

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition / First Printing
Published
1964.
Binding
Mauve cloth.
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$100.00

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New York: Hastings House, 1964. First edition / First Printing Mauve cloth. Fine in a very near fine dust jacket with light wear.
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$100.00