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Glory

Nabokov, Vladimir; translated by Dmitri Nabokov

  • Edition: Book of the Month Club Edition
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1971. Hardbound . Book of the Month Club Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: black cloth, gilt spine text, title blind stamped on the front cover; the top edge tint is red; a Near Fine book, with a Very Good+ dust jacket. Author portrait shown on the rear panel of the jacket is a black and white reproduction from a pastel by Magda Nachman-Acharya, 1933. The publisher's blurb reads: ''Glory was first published in Russian, with the title Podvig, in 1932. Until now American and English bibliographers have referred to it as The Exploit. It has been translated by Dmitri Nabokov in collaboration with the author.'' 8vo (8.5 inches tall) 205 pages. Red endpapers.

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  • Edition: 1st Edition
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Los Angeles: Ward Ritchie Press, 1965. Hardbound . 1st Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: pictorial boards -- mustard colored cloth with brown text and art; owner's name on the front endpaper; bears the tiny label from original bookseller (Vroman's of Pasadena); a Good+ book, with a Good+ dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. Includes maps and black and white photo plates. The photographic illustrations include many rare daguerreotypes and other early photographs taken in the camps, and showing the miners at work. This author is a fifth generation Californian. 8vo (about 9.25 inches tall) 278 pages. Bibliography, index. Photo endpapers.

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Faith of Our Fighters

Nance, Ellwood C

  • Edition: 1st Edition
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St Louis, Missouri: Bethany Press, 1944. Hardbound . 1st Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: navy cloth with blind stamped vignette; gilt text; a Very Good book, with a Fair dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. Several black and white photo illustrations. ''A collection of many firsthand experiences of our men and women in combat zones and their spiritual reactions to war. Army and Navy chaplains, well-known religious leaders on the home front, officers and enlisted personnel, men and women from every theater of war, have made this one of the most inspiring books of the war.'' Sections headings are: Protestant Chaplains at Work Under Fire; Catholics in Service on Many Fronts; Sons of Israel in War for Democracy; Prophets of God in Uniform; The Chaplain's Parish; As Others See the Chaplains; The Religion of Our Women in Uniform; Confessions of Faith from Camp and Battlefield; Religious Leaders Report on Visits to the Battle Fronts; and Faith on the Home Front. This is a wartime publication, ... Read more

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Handloader's Manual

Naramore, Earl

  • Edition: Special Edition
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Birmingham, Alabama: Palladium Press, 2003. Leather bound . Special Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: bonded leather, navy blue with gilt decorations; all edges gilt, ribbon place marker; raised spine bands; Fine condition. A few black and white illustrations. Originally published in 1937, this facsimile reprint edition was privately printed for the members of The Firearms Classic Library. New for this edition is an editor's note by Dr Jim Casada. The subtitle from the original publication reads: A treatise on modern cartridge components and their assembly by the individual shooter into accurate ammunition to best suit his various purposes.'' small 8vo (about 7.75 inches tall) 369 pages. Silk moire endpapers.

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The Cat in the Hat Beginner Book Dictionary in Spanish

Dr Seuss [Theodor Seuss Geisel]; adapted by Robert R Nardelli

  • Edition: 1st Printing
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New York: Beginner Books, 1966. Hardbound . 1st Printing. BINDING/CONDITION: pictorial boards; a Very Good book, with a Good+ dust jacket; the dust jacket is not price clipped. No markings, minimal rubbing to the corners and spine ends; the jacket has one short closed tear, creased, and the spine is somewhat faded, a few tiny edge tears and tiny corner chips. Dr. Seuss's Beginner Book Dictionary has here been adapted to include Spanish translations of the words and sentences. Colorful and entertaining illustrations accompany each word. Includes a pronunciation guide at the rear. 4to (11.25 inches tall) 133 pages. illustrated endpapers.

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Violent Phenomena in the Universe

Narlikar, Jayant [V]

  • Edition: 1st Edition
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1982. Hardbound . 1st Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: dark blue binding; a Near Fine book, with a Near Fine dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. This is part of the OPUS science series under the general editorship of Keith Thomas, Alan Ryan and Peter Medawar. The series is written for the general reader as well as for science students. The publisher's blurb reads: ''The universe contains centers of violent activity that pour out vast amounts of energy-- some in regular cycles and some in gigantic bursts. What are the cosmic energy sources responsible for these spectacularly violent events? Why do stars explode? How good are black holes as energy-machines? Do white holes exist? Did our universe itself originate in a violent explosion? What if anything existed prior to the Big Bang? In this book Jayant Narlikar makes it possible to share the excitement and controversy which questions like these generate among astronomers, and lucidly explains the ideas as ... Read more

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Sherlock in Love

Naslund, Sena Jeter

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Boston: David R Godine, 1993. Hardbound . Book of the Month Club Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: light mustard colored boards with green cloth at the spine; a Near Fine book, with a Near Fine dust jacket. Dust jacket art by Bill Russell. The publisher's blurb reads: ''Sena Jeter Naslund has cunningly recreated the world of Sherlock Homes and the faithful Watson, expanding and embroidering upon the long-familiar to build an engaging, powerful narrative of her own. The story takes Watson and the reader through a gripping series of adventures, involving unearthed diaries, stolen journals, apparitions from the past, characters who are anything but what they seem, and even, an unknown mystery in which the duo come to the aid of the Mad King Ludwig of Bavaria. Through it all, Watson must find the key to Holmes's most baffling and urgent case -- a case that Holmes himself had suppressed, and whose solution turns on the identity of a mysterious figure who was his one true love.'' 8vo (about 8.5 inches tall) 225 pages.

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Germany and its Approaches (wall map)

National Geographic Society; Gilbert Grosvenor, Editor

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Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, July, 1944. Map . BINDING/CONDITION: these wall maps have never been folded, and have been stored in a rolled up position, both are in Fair condition. This is a 26 by 33.5 inch wall map; scale 1: 2,000,000 or 31-57 miles to the inch. The map is of Germany and its Approaches with International Boundaries as of September 1, 1939, the day Germany invaded Poland and, in red, boundaries as of January 1, 1938, before Germany seized Austria and Czechoslovakia. This listing also includes a freebie map: a June, 1949 National Geographic map of Europe and the Near East (about 28.5 x 31.5 inches), scale 1:7,500,000 or 118.4 miles to the inch. (Russian and Polish boundaries according to treaties and claims as of April 1, 1949. about 26 inches tall by 33.5 wide

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  • Edition: 1st U.S. Edition
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Columbus, Ohio: Ammadiyya Anjuman Isha'at Islam Lahore, 1998. Hardbound . 1st U.S. Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: red binding with gilt text; a couple of small, faint, puzzling reddish marks on the fore-edge of the text block, otherwise a Very Good+ book, with a Near Fine dust jacket. Includes a few black and white illustrations. Originally published in 1952 in England; this is the first American edition. The 'About the Author' blurb tells us that he was born in 1897 and was the son of Khwaja Kamal-ud-Din, a world renowned missionary of Islam and founder of the Woking Muslim Mission in England. And further states, ''A senior advocate of the Supreme Court of Pakistan, and zealous missionary of the Lahore Ahmadiyya Movement, Khwaja Nazir Ahmad wrote Jesus in Heaven on Earth after 7 years of travel and research. He had to consult over one thousand standard books, of which some 300 are referred to in the text. The book was proscribed by the government of Pakistan in 1953. The author challenged this order in the Supr ... Read more

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Tempe, Arizona: Self Published, 1992. Oversize paperback . BINDING/CONDITION: an oversize paperback; one small tear to the cover at the top spine, otherwise Very Good condition. This copy is Signed by the author/artist. This is a collection of pen and ink drawings of historical buildings throughout Arizona, each accompanied by historical notes by the artist, Richard Nearing. The drawings are arranged by town. Printed on one side of the page only, so no ''bleed-through'' of the art. oblong format: about 8.25 inches tall by 11 wide unpaginated.

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Tempe, Arizona: Self Published, 1992. Oversize paperback . BINDING/CONDITION: an oversize paperback; Very Good condition. This copy is Signed by the author/artist. This is a collection of pen and ink drawings of historical buildings throughout Arizona, each accompanied by historical notes by the artist, Richard Nearing. The drawings are arranged by town. Printed on one side of the page only, so no ''bleed-through'' of the art. oblong format: about 8.25 inches tall by 11 wide unpaginated.

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Suns and Moons

Neil, Morag (editor)

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New York: Rizzoli International, 1995. Hardbound . BINDING/CONDITION: paper covered boards; a Near Fine book, with a Near Fine dust jacket. Well illustrated in color -- a collection of text and art relating to the sun and moon. Small 8vo (about 7.5'' to 8'' tall) 72 pages. decorated endpapers.

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Rab And His Friends

by [John Brown]; illustrated by John R Neill

  • Edition: Children's Own Books
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Chicago: Reilly & Lee, 1908. Hardbound . Children's Own Books. BINDING/CONDITION: blue cloth with front paste-on art; owner's gift note on the front endpaper, no other markings; well rubbed at the corners and spine ends, otherwise Good; no dust jacket. A few b&w and several color illustrations by John R Neill. This is Volume Five from the publisher's series, The Children's Own Books. Includes the title story plus another short tale: J Cole. The printed date is 1908. The list of Oz titles in a one page ad at the end concludes with The Long Kings of Oz which was published in 1925; this is probably close to the printing date for this copy. 12mo (about 7 inches tall) 58 pages. color illustrated endpapers.

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New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1982. Hardbound . BINDING/CONDITION: paper covered boards (paper with the appearance of cloth); the title/copyright page is missing, otherwise a Very Good book, with a Very Good dust jacket; the dust jacket is not price clipped. Illustrated in b&w with drawings, photographs and patterns. Provides step by step instructions for making fifteen antique furniture reproductions, including: eighteenth-century footstool, Shaker candleholder, silverware tray, Chippendale mirror frame, eighteenth-century pipe holder, standing cupboard; hanging book shelf with drawers, and more. Includes general tips and techniques. 4to (about 11'' to 12.5'' tall) 126 pages. Index.

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  • Edition: 1st Printing
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 2008. Hardbound . 1st Printing. BINDING/CONDITION: light pumpkin boards (matching the endpaper color) with dark green at the spine; a Very Good book, with a Near Fine dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. Dust jacket design by Tom Lau; jacket art from a painting by Irwin John Bevan. Includes two maps and a section of black and white illustrations. The publisher's blurb reads: ''In July, 1775, in his first inspection of the American encampment on the outskirts of Boston, the Continental Army's newly arrived commander-in-chief noted its haphazard design and shabby construction -- clearly the work of men unprepared to face the world's most powerful fighting force. Despite his complete lack of naval experience, Washington recognized that harassing British merchant ships was his only means of carrying the fight to the enemy and sustaining an otherwise unsustainable stalemate. But he also knew that many in Congress still hoped for conciliation with England, and approva ... Read more

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  • Edition: 1st Edition, so stated
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New York: Vantage Press, 1977. Hardbound . 1st Edition, so stated. BINDING/CONDITION: brown boards; the spine is slanted, otherwise a Very Good book, with a Very Good dust jacket; the dust jacket is not price clipped. A five-thousand year survey of monotheism, from the early concepts of the Egyptian dynasties, through the inception of Yahweh, across the spectrum of the Greek and Roman Olympians, to the Christian God. 8vo (8.25 inches tall) 175 pages.

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Springville, Utah: Council Press, 1982. Hardbound . BINDING/CONDITION: pictorial boards; a Near Fine book, with a Very Good dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. The first novel in a Utah frontier series. Wanted by Missouri law for his revenge on a mob leader, 15 year old Dan Storm flees to the Rocky Mountains with his friend Ike, an escaped slave. Dan becomes an apprentice mountain man, and after a narrow escape in the legendary Valley of the Grizzlies, heads south from the Bitter Root Mountains to the Ute homeland. Dan becomes friends with Neuwafe, a subchief while Ike ends up with the horseless, destitute Gosiutes in the western Utah desert, becoming their fiercest warrior, and eventually their chief. In an effort to win a dowry for the hand of Neuwafe's sister, Dan teams up with Ike in a daring horse raid on the Northern Comanches. The publisher's about-the-author blurb tells us that ''until someone else steps forward, it appears that author Lee Nelson is the only man in modern ti ... Read more

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Alluring Arizona

Nelson, William Hamilton

  • Edition: 4th Edition
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San Francisco: Self Published, July, 1938. Hardbound . 4th Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: rust colored cloth with gilt and dark green text and vignette; the top edge of the text block shows foxing, extending down into the page in several instances, otherwise a Very Good book; no dust jacket. This copy is Signed and dated, with a personalized note, by the author. Decorative chapter caps. Includes a frontis with tissue guard and nine additional black and white plates. The subtitle reads: ''Being a Series of Connected Sketches of the Youngest State in the American Union, and the Oldest in the World. Beginning with the primitive inhabitants, the cliff dwellers, telling of the coming of the Spanish explorers; the discovery of the Grand Canyon; the description of it. A description of the petrified forests; painted desert; the Indian petroglyphs, or picture writing; something about Hopi Indian architecture, and the Hopi snake dance; the story of the Apache Trail and finally, Arizona Today; presenting a pageant of prog ... Read more

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David Golder, The Ball, Snow in Autumn, The Courilof Affair

Nemirovsky, Irene; translated by Sandra Smith

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New York: Everyman's Library, 2008. Hardbound . BINDING/CONDITION: red cloth with black and gilt on the spine, ribbon place marker; the spine is slightly slanted, otherwise a Very Good+ book, with a Near Fine dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. Introduction by Claire Messud. Everyman's Library number 308. 8vo (about 8.25 inches tall) 363 pages. Decorated endpapers.

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  • Edition: Facsimile Edition
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Birmingham, Alabama: Palladium Press, 2004. Leather bound . Facsimile Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: dark navy bonded leather with gilt text and decoration, raised spine bands, all edges gilt, ribbon place marker; Fine condition. A few black and white illustrations. Originally published in 1948, this facsimile reprint edition was privately printed for the members of The Firearms Classic Library. New for this edition is an editor's note by Dr Jim Casada. 8vo (about 9.25 inches tall) 435 pages. Appendices, index by caliber. Silk moire endpapers.

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