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The Classic Cuisine

by Donon, Joseph

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1959
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Knopf, 1959. Book. Hardcover. A collection of recipes by Donon who was a world renowned chef and the last student of French master Auguste Escoffier. This is a FIRST PRINTING, inscribed to Katherine Cramer Angell, co-founder, president and Chairwoman of the CULINARY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA. A VERY GOOD to Near Fine Copy. Inscribed on front endpaper in 1959 so Donon… Read more about this item
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Igor Sikorsky: His Three Careers In Aviation

by Delear, Frank J.

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Book. Hardcover. Biography of Sikorsky. FIRST PRINTING, VERY GOOD COPY, SIGNED BY SIKORSKY under frontispiece photo and dated " Feb.20, 1970". A VERY GOOD COPY..
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Napoleon: His Army And His Generals, Their Unexampled Career ( With A Sketch Of the French Revolution)

Napoleon: His Army And His Generals, Their Unexampled Career ( With A Sketch Of the French Revolution)

by An American

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1875
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World Publishing, 1875. Book. This edition is a VERY GOOD COPY, cover has some wear and chipping to spine but text is tight and bright with no marking..
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The Facination Of Numbers

by Riechmann, W. J.

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London: Methuen Book. Hardcover. Important book of math foundations. A VERY GOOD COPY, FIRST PRINTING. Chapters include, "Digital Roots", "Primes and Factors", " Logorithms and Trigonometrical Ratios" and " Pseudo Telepathy". Owner signature on front endpaper O/W no text markings..
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JEFFERSON'S AMERICA & NAPOLEON'S FRANCE: An Exhibition For The Louisiana Purchase Bicentennial
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JEFFERSON'S AMERICA & NAPOLEON'S FRANCE: An Exhibition For The Louisiana Purchase Bicentennial

by Cooke, Victoria (Editor)

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2003
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Hardcover
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9780894940910
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New Orleans Musuem OF Art, 2003. Book. Hardcover. A VERY GOOD COPY, FIRST PRINTING. This exhibition catalogue covers the lives and personalities of Jefferson and Napoleon along with the issues, politics, art and home decorating. Also, essays by selected art scholars. Large 4to size, illustrated throughout. A small sticker at the bottom of the spine and a New Britain Museum… Read more about this item
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NEGRO PRESIDENT: Jefferson and the Slave Power

NEGRO PRESIDENT: Jefferson and the Slave Power

by Wills, Garry

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2003
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Hardcover
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9780618343980
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Houghton, Mifflin, 2003. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A VERY GOOD COPY, FIRST PRINTING, INSCRIBED by Wills. A study of Jefferson's presidency and how the south's power was derived from the number of slaves counted for representation but not allowed to vote. Some small ink spots on front dj. Inscribed .."for Clay, make history Gary Wills".
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Lennon Revealed

Lennon Revealed

by Kane, Larry

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2005
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9780762423644
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Running Press, 2005. FIRST PRINTING, ADVANCE READING COPY, VERY GOOD COPY. Kane is a former reporter who traveled with the Beatles in 1964, here uses new interviews and in revelations on Lennon's life.. Book.
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Mahatma Ghandhi

by Rolland, Romain

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1924
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Century, 1924. A VERY GOOD COPY, early biography of Gandhi, owner signature and date on front endpaper.. Hardcover. Book.
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Satyagraha In South Africa
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Satyagraha In South Africa

by Ghandhi, M. K. and (Gandhi, M. K.)

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1972
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Navajivan Publishing, 1972. Book. Original Wraps. Ghandhi's writings on civil rights movement in South Africa, written in 1928, this is the publisher's 1972 printing (10,000 copies) of the original printing. Some normal wear to paper covers but a VERY GOOD COPY. See photos.
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Memoirs Of Knox Ide

by Ide, Knox

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1985
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1985. Book. Hardcover. Privately printed, Knox's memoirs, FINE COPY, SIGNED ON FRONT ENDPAPER to relative,..."For Henry Ide... Rissie and Knox", (Rissie is Knox's wife). Ide's memoirs and some family history, from family banking business in Alabama to working as executive in business.Self published, no place or date given, rare with personal inscription to a relative..
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Birding In Babylon

Birding In Babylon

by Trouern - Trend, Jonathan

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2006
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Sierra Club, 2006. Book. Hardcover. Trouern - Trend was stationed in Iraq as National Guardmen. This is his account of his birding activities there. FINE COPY, SIGNED by author on title page, FIRST PRINTING. The author has been bird watcher since 12 years old. A small, attractive, hard cover book signed. Decorative cover with no dj as issued..
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MALA NOCHE

MALA NOCHE

by Curtis, Walt

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1977
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Out Of The Ashes, 1977. Book. Trade Paperback. Author's account of his life on the streets in Los Angeles. A VERY GOOD COPY, SIGNED BY Curtis on the title page, THIRD PRINTING stated on back cover. Curtis was a Beat Poet and this is his life as a sex hustler and other dealings on the streets and the basis for… Read more about this item
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My Religion

by Keller, Helen

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1953
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Swedenborg, 1953. Keller's religious ideas and her influence by Swedenborg. NEAR FINE COPY, 1953 EDITION stated, small trade paperback style.. Trade Paperback. Book.
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The Standard Cantatas

by Upton, George P.

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1890
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McClurg, 1890. Book. Hardcover. First printed in 1887, this is an EARLY PRINTING dated 1890, BRIGHT, VERY GOOD+ COPY with gilt lettering decorative cover and spine, owner signature on front endpaper. The first chapter is titled " The Cantata" giving the origin and description, the rest of the book is a review and background of Cantatas by famous composers… Read more about this item
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NATHAN HALE: The Life And Death Of America's First Spy

by Phelps, William

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2008
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9780312376413
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St. Martins Press, 2008. Biography of Hale, ADVANCE READING COPY, FIRST PRINTING, VERY GOOD COPY with small dampstain at bottom corner of cover effecting bottom of 2 pages.. Trade Paperback. Book.
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Wallace Stevens And Modern Art: From The Armory Show To Abstract Expressionism

by MacLeod, Glen

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1993
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9780300053609
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Yale University, 1993. Book. Hardcover. Macleod examines Stevens' involvement with art of his era and his connections with artists, art dealers and how it effected his poetry. FINE COPY, FIRST PRINTING..
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PAUL ROBESON: All American

by Gilliam, Dorothy Butler

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1976
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Hardcover
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9780915220151
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New Republic, 1976. Biography of the noted African American actor, singer and political activist. A VERY GOOD COPY, owner's bookplate on the front pastedown with a date written under it o/w no markings at all.. Hardcover. Book.
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The Unknown Story Of Mao

by Chang, Jung and Halliday, Jon

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2005
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Knopf, 2005. Book. Hardcover. Biography of the Communist Revolutionary. FIRST PRINTING, NEAR FINE COPY..
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WILDE: Screenplay

by Mitchell, Julian and Fry, Stephen (Introduction)

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1997
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9780752810423
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England: Orion, 1997. The sceenplay for the movie about Oscar Wilde. Introduction by Fry and an afterword by Mitchell. FIRST PRINTING, NEAR FINE COPY, owner inscription on half title page.. Book.
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WILSON'S GHOST: Reducing the Risk Of Conflict, Killing And Catastrophe In the 21st Century

by McNamara, Robert S. And Blight, James G.

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2001
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9781891620898
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Public Affairs, 2001. President Woodrow Wilson's international political dilemmas during and after World War One particularly trying to avoid more wars. FIRST PRINTING, ADVANCE READING COPY, FINE COPY.. Trade Paperback. Book.
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