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Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia and Poland, Volume II

by Stephens, John Lloyd

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Published
1838
Condition
Fair
Edition
Fourth edition
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1838. Fourth edition. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 275 pages, no maps in this volume, illustrated with small woodcuts or drawings. Explorations by the American explorer and author who helped rediscover the Maya civilization and plan the Panama railroad. Brown cloth binding with gilt titles on spine. Cover very faded and scuffed with stains and… Read more
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Doc; The Rape of the Town of Lovell

by Olsen, Jack

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Published
1989
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Good
Edition
Not stated
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$10.00

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New York: Atheneum, 1989. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/good. 462 pages. The horrifying story of a trusted family doctor who assaulted dozens of women in a small town in Wyoming. Red cloth spine over black boards, gilt titles on spine. Light edge wear to cover, a little spotting of boards, spine a little cocked, wrinkle in front hinge and… Read more
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What Jane Austen Ate and Charles Dickens Knew

by Pool, Daniel

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Not stated
ISBN
9780671793371
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$12.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993. Not stated. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 416 pages, illustrated with black and white drawings. The daily life of the average 19th century person, with references to literature of the time. Brick red cloth spine over green boards with gilt titles on spine. Very light wear to cover, with minor spotting and a… Read more
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Galax High School Anthology, 1946

by Seaver, Don and Georgie Lee McKnight, Co-editors

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Published
1946
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$30.00

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Galax, Virginia: Senior Class of Galax High School, 1947, 1946. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. Unpaginated, illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings and advertising section. Freshman through Senior classes of 1946, including clubs, sports, students' choice, commencement speakers and more. White padded boards with embossed design and red titles on front cover. A little edge… Read more
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Soviet Estonia, Land, People, Culture

by Not stated

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Published
1980
Condition
Good
Edition
Later printing
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$25.00

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Tallinn, Estonia: Valgus Publishers, 1980. Later printing. Hardcover. Good/good. 418 pages with index, illustrated with black and white photos and black and white and color plates. The history, natural features, economy and culture of Estonia as part of "the great family of fraternal Soviet peoples." White cloth binding with gilt titles on front cover and spine, illustrated end… Read more
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Eesti Radadelt

by Michelson, Herbert

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Scraps of American History
Published
1975
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Good
Edition
Probable First Edition
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$20.00

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Toronto: Oma Press, Ltd., 1975. Probable First Edition. Trade Paperback. Good/No jacket. 223 pages, illustrated with black and white photographs. Written in Estonian. Blue illustrated wraps with white and blue titles on front cover. Spine very tanned, light edge wear with fraying of spine ends, corners a bit bumped, a little scrubbing, wrinkle in spine, interior pages a… Read more
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The Virginia Military Institute Official Register 1956 - 1957, Catalogue and Announcements for 1957 - 1958

by No author stated

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Published
1957
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Good
Edition
Not stated
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$24.00

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Lexington, Virginia: V. M. I., 1957. Not stated. Vintage paperback. Good/No jacket. 170 pages, illustrated with black and white photo plates. The calendar, personnel, programs, cadet life and more of Virginia Military Institute during the stated years. Red wraps with yellow titles on front cover and spine with school seal. Some light edge wear to wraps, corners a… Read more
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Galax High School Anthology, 1947

by Manus, Eugene, Editor

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Published
1947
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$30.00

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Galax, Virginia: Senior Class of Galax High School, 1947, 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. Unpaginated, illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings and advertising section. Freshman through Senior classes of 1947, including clubs, sports, students' choice, commencement speakers and more. Red padded boards with embossed design and titles on front cover. A little edge wear to… Read more
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Tulehoidja, February 1989

by Multiple authors

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Scraps of American History
Published
1989
Condition
Good
Edition
Unknown
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$12.00

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1989. Unknown. Trade Paperback. Good/No jacket. 43 pages, in Estonian. Appears to be a magazine for young people. Illustrated with black and white drawings and photographs, articles and a crossword puzzle. Illustrated black wraps with white title on front cover, two staple binding. Light edge wear, small creases in leading corners, interior pages bright.
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The Estonians in America 1627 - 1975

by Pennar, Jaan, Compiler and editor in association with Tonu Parming and P. Peter Rebane

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Published
1975
Condition
10.00
Edition
First edition
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$10.00

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Dobbs Ferry, New York: Oceana Publications, Inc., 1975. First edition. Hardcover. 10.00/No jacket. 150 pages with name index. Accomplishments by Estonian citizens in the United States of America, arranged in chronological order. A leaflet with map about Estonia is also laid in. Red cloth binding with gilt titles on front cover and spine. Minor edge wear, spine a… Read more
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The Society of Daughters of the United States Army 1962

by Lindsey, Sally Bond, President

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Published
1962
Condition
Fair
Edition
First printing
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$20.00

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Washington DC: The Society of Daughters of the United States Army, 1962. First printing. Vintage paperback. Fair/No jacket. 83 pages, plus yellow section of advertising, illustrated with black and white photographs. The articles and members of an organization meant to keep women in touch with other military children. White wraps with black border and black titles on front… Read more
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Tulehoidja, January 1989

by Multiple authors

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Scraps of American History
Published
1989
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Good
Edition
Unknown
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$12.00

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1989. Unknown. Trade Paperback. Good/No jacket. 43 pages, in Estonian. Appears to be a magazine for young people. Illustrated with black and white drawings and photographs, articles and a crossword puzzle. Illustrated black wraps with yellow title on front cover, two staple binding. Light edge wear, minor spotting, interior pages bright.
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Maroon Review, Galax High School, Galax, Virginia 1948

by Hale, Roy, Jr., Editor

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Published
1948
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$30.00

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Galax, Virginia: The Senior Class of 1948, 1948. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. Unpaginated, illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings and advertising section. Freshman through Senior classes of 1948, including clubs, sports, students' choice, commencement speakers and more. Maroon padded boards with embossed design and titles on front cover. Some wear to cover, especially at spine… Read more
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The Complete Catalogue of British Cigarette Cards

by The London Cigarette Card Company

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Not stated
ISBN
9780906671481
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$20.00

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Exeter, England: Webb & Bower, 1981. Not stated. Hardcover. Very Good/good. 224 pages, illustrated with large color plate section and black and white drawings. A wonderful collection and resource for collectors of cigarette cards. Decorative blue-green cover with white titles on front cover, blue titles on spine, navy end papers. Some edge wear, corners and spine ends bumped,… Read more
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Lufkin Measuring Tapes and Rules, Catalog Number 10

by The Lufkin Rule Company

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Published
2005
Condition
Good +
Edition
Reprint
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$10.00

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Saginaw, Michigan: The Special Publications Committee, 2005. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Good +/No jacket. 111 pages with index, illustrated with black and white drawings. A reprinted edition covering measuring tapes and rules from about 1920. Mustard and red wraps with white titles on front cover, two staple binding. Light edge wear and minor scuffs to cover, interior pages bright… Read more
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American Race Horses 1938

by Hervey, John

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Published
1938
Condition
Good
Edition
Probable First Edition
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$50.00

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New York: The Sagamore Press, 1938. Probable First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 258 pages plus index, illustrated with black and white photographs and charts. Seabiscuit is Horse of the Year. Brick brown cloth binding with gilt titles on front cover and spine, illustrated end papers. Heavy wear to cover with darkening, scuffs, corners and spine ends bumped, some… Read more
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Price List of the National Saw Company Saws

by National Saw Company

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Published
2006
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
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$25.00

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The Special Publications Committee, Mid-west Tool Collectors Association, 2006. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Good/No jacket. 192 pages plus index, illustrated with black and white drawings. Descriptions of saws including Richardson Bros.; Wheeler, Madden& Clemson Manufactuing Co.; Harvey W. Pierce Co. and Woodrough & McParlin. White wraps with black title block on front cover and black titles on spine. Cover… Read more
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The Americans in the Great War, Volume 1

by No author credited

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Published
1919
Condition
Good
Edition
Probable First Edition
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$12.00

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1919: Michelin & Co., 1919. Probable First Edition. Hardcover. Good/poor. 132 pages, illustrated with diagrams and black and white photographs, plus advertising. Dedicated to the memory of the Michelin employees and workmen who died gloriously for their country. Tan cloth binding with brown titles on front cover and spine, advertising on end papers. Some bumping of corners and… Read more
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The Naval Artificer's Manual (The Naval Artificer's Hand-Book, Revised)

by Pate, (T.) McCall, Compiler

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Published
1918
Condition
Fair
Edition
Revised
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$20.00

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Annapolis, Maryland: The United States Naval Institute, 1918. Revised. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 707 pages with index, illustrated with line drawings and four fold-out pages with diagrams. Blue cloth binding with gilt titles on front cover and spine. Top edge of front cover and first few pages chipped away or chewed, some edge wear, corners and spine ends bumped,… Read more
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Old Provence, Volume I and II

by Cook, Theodore Andrea

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Published
1905
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition, as stated
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$60.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. Two volume set, 348 pages with index in Volume I and 428 pages plus appendix index and fold out genealogy and map in Volume II, both illustrated with black and white plates. A history and travelogue of Provence. Blue coth binding with gilt shield design… Read more
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