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Murderers in Mausoleums: Riding the Back Roads of Empire Between Moscow and Beijing
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Murderers in Mausoleums: Riding the Back Roads of Empire Between Moscow and Beijing

By TAYLER, Jeffrey

New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009. First printing, 2009. Fine HMH hard cover in near fine dust jacket with ink mark on back, protected in clear, easily removable, archival cover. 306 bright, clean pages. Our books are guaranteed to be as described and will be shipped promptly in protective packaging . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

$14.99

Innocent Ambassadors, The

By WYLIE, Philip

New York: Pocket Books, 1957. First Cardinal paperback printing. Very nice, crisp copy with no creasing. Page 87 has closed tear. 354 pages, index. A no-holds-barred account of the author's trip around the world. . First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.

$4.99

PrairyErth
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PrairyErth

By HEAT-MOON, William Least

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, A Peter Davison Book, 1991. Explores time and space, landscape and history, in one fragment of the Great Plains, Chase County, Kansas. 624 pages. A fine, as new, collectible copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.99

28th Annual Steam Passenger Service Directory
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28th Annual Steam Passenger Service Directory

By Empire State Railway Museum

Richmond, Vt.: Great Eastern Publishing, 1993. An illustrated directory listing tourist-railroad, trolley, and railway-museum operations in the United States and Canada. Also included are model and toy-train exhibits and live-steam railroads. 315 pages plus index. Cover has numerous creases.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.99

PrairyErth
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PrairyErth

By HEAT-MOON, William Least

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, A Peter Davison Book, 1991. First Edition, 1991. Signed by Author. Near fine copy in price-clipped dust jacket protected in clear, archival polyester cover. Explores time and space, landscape and history, in one fragment of the Great Plains, Chase County, Kansas. Inscribed by the author to Bob and Pauline on the pre-title page. 624 pages, some with slight moisture stain on bottom edge. Gift inscription inside front cover.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.99

With Malice Toward Some
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With Malice Toward Some

By HALSEY, Margaret

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1938. Hilarious journal of a voyage to Europe and life in the Old World. Illustrated with line drawings. 280 pages. Cloth binding faded on spine. Spine canted. Ex-owner's stamp on front end paper. Spot on page edges.. No Edition Stated (Presumed First). Cloth. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Peggy Bacon. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.95

The Good Red Road : Passages Into Native America
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The Good Red Road : Passages Into Native America

By LINCOLN, Kenneth, with Al Logan Slagle

San Francisco: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1987. First Edition, 1987. Gift-quality copy in fine dust jacket protected in clear, archival polyester cover. 271 bright, clean pages. An odyssey through the heart of Native America told by a UCLA professor who traveled to the Dakota country with a class of California students on the eve of America's Bicentennial. Review copy with publisher's announcements laid in.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Review Copy.

$14.99

JAL Guide to the People's Republic of China
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JAL Guide to the People's Republic of China

By DE KEIJZER, Arne J., And KAPLAN, Fredric M.

New York: Eurasia Press, 1980. Third Edition, revised and enlarged. 340 pages, index, illustrations.. Mass Market Paperback. Fine.

$12.99

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, A Savannah Story
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, A Savannah Story

By BERENDT, John

New York: Random House, 1994. Second printing. Magazine writer tells a spellbinding story peopled with fascinating characters in a isolated remnant of the Old South. 388 pages. Bookplate inside front cover.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.99

Only in San Francisco

By CAEN, Herb

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Co. Inc., 1960. A book of perceptive observations, expert reporting, portraits loving and otherwise in one of the world's great cities by San Francisco Chronicle columnist Herb Caen. Spine canted, pulled at top. Page edges soiled. Dj has small tears at spine ends.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.99

Hunting Mister Heartbreak : A Discovery of America

By RABAN, Jonathan

New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1991. Fine copy in lightly rubbed dust jacket. One of England's finest writers sets out to capture the transforming immigrant experience. "By turns lyrical and bitingly funny, Hunting Mister Heartbreak shows how history, fantasy, and desire shape even now the dark and brilliant dreams of the New World." 372 pages.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. As New/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.99