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  • Edition: 1st Printing, so stated
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New York: George Braziller, 1968. Hardbound . 1st Printing, so stated. BINDING/CONDITION: paper covered boards with cloth at the spine; a Very Good+ book, with a Very Good+ dust jacket; the dust jacket is not price clipped. Well illustrated in b&w. Dr Saalman describes and analyzes the characteristic forms of bridges, gates, and walls which guarded and controlled the flow of traffic into a medieval city: the spatial tensions created between the encroachment of buildings and the expansion of roads and markets; and the location, style, and scale of public and religious institutions -- all of which were involved in the adaptation of structure to function. This is a volume from the Planning and Cities series, under the general editorship of George R Collins. about 9.75 inches tall by 6.75 wide 127 pages. Appendices, bibliography, notes, index.

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  • Edition: Omnibus Edition
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin / Riverside Press Cambridge, 1956. Hardbound . Omnibus Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: bright reddish-orange cloth; a Near Fine book, with a Very Good+ dust jacket. Dust jacket art by Val Biro. The three novels presented here as an omnibus edition are not a series, but they are connected by a common theme -- each is set during the French Revolution (hence the title). small 8vo (about 7.5 inches tall) 341, 321, 415 pages.

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Croatian Parliament

Sabol, Zeljko (editor); translated by Tomislav Pisk

  • Edition: 1st Edition
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Zagreb: Skolska Knjiga, 1994. Hardbound . 1st Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: dark brown cloth, ribbon place marker; owner's gift inscription, otherwise a Near Fine book, with a Near Fine dust jacket. Well illustrated in black and white and color. This deals with the long history of the Croatian Parliament and the situation today (or, rather, at the time of this publication -- 1994). Small 4to (about 10'' to 11'' tall) 166 pages. facsimile endpapers.

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The Unmade Bed

Sagan, Francoise; translated by Abigail Israel

  • Edition: Limited First Edition
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Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: Franklin Library, 1978. Leather bound . Limited First Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: full leather binding -- burgundy, with extensive gilt decorations; raised spine bands, all edges gilt; ribbon place marker; Fine condition. This is from the Franklin Library Limited First Edition Society collection. Author's special message written for this edition. Illustrated by Bernard Fuchs. 8vo (about 8.5 inches tall) 279 pages. Silk moire endpapers.

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Lost Profile

Sagan, Francoise; translated by Joanna Kilmartin

  • Edition: 1st American Edition
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New York: Delacorte Press, 1976. Hardbound . 1st American Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: paper covered boards; a Very Good book, with a Very Good dust jacket; the dust jacket is not price clipped. 8vo (8.25 inches tall) 179 pages.

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Sweet Thursday

Salisbury, Ray

  • Edition: 1st Edition
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London: Andre Deutsch Ltd, 1990. Hardbound . 1st Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: rust colored boards; a Near Fine book, with a Very Good dust jacket; the dust jacket is not price clipped. The dust jacket is faded at the spine. Dust jacket art by Pip Moon. This is the author's fourth novel of a Sussex childhood. 8vo (about 8.75 inches tall) 298 pages.

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The Northern Palmyra Affair

Salisbury, Harrison E

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1962. Hardbound . 1st Edition, so stated. BINDING/CONDITION: light tangerine colored cloth; with black spine text; a Very Good+ book, with a Very Good dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. Dust jacket design by Jacqeline Wilsdon. Harper's code ''A-M'' indicates a printing date of January, 1962. A novel of the citizens of Leningrad -- that gallant and beautiful 'Northern Palmyra' Which Peter the Great built as his window on the West. The lodestar is Irene Galina, daughter of pre-Revolutionary liberals, a woman of such generosity and pride, such fire and passion that she must be loved or hated. This is her story, and the story of those men and women whose lives, having touched hers, were thereby doomed or exalted. Love for Irena in these pages is inextricably fused with the Leningraders' love for their seductive and sparkling city - a fierce passion brought to incandescence by the bombs, fire, starvation and disease of the long icy siege of the second world ... Read more

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Tiger Force: A True Story of Men and War

Sallah, Michael and Mitch Weiss

  • Edition: 1st Printing
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Boston: Little, Brown & Company, May, 2006. Hardbound . 1st Printing. BINDING/CONDITION: two color binding 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. Frontis map plus a short section of black and white photo plates. The publisher's blurb reads: ''At the outset of the Vietnam War, the Army created an experimental fighting unit that became known as Tiger Force. The Tigers were to be made up of the very best and bravest the American military could offer. They would be given a long leash, allowed to operate with less supervision, Their mission was to seek out enemy compounds and hiding places so that bombing runs could be accurately targeted. They were to go where no troops had gone, to become one with the jungle. The experiment went terribly wrong. What happened during the seven months Tiger Force operated was the stuff of nightmares. Their crimes were uncountable, their madness beyond imagination, so much so that for almost four ... Read more

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  • Edition: 1st Edition, so stated
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New York: Henry Holt & Company, 1952. Hardbound . 1st Edition, so stated. BINDING/CONDITION: navy blue paper covered boards with light blue cloth at the spine; a few small light stains on the cloth at the spine gutters, one small stain on the front endpaper; otherwise the book is Good, with a Good dust jacket; the dust jacket is price clipped. Small 8vo (about 7.5 inches tall) 179 pages. References.

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Daisy Bates

Salter, Elizabeth

  • Edition: 1st American Edition
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New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1972. Hardbound . 1st American Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: mustard color cloth; EX-Library copy, with all the usual markings, the spine is slanted, otherwise a Good+ book, with a Very Good dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. Dust jacket design by Charles Mikolaycak. Includes two sections of black and white photo plates. From the front cover: ''The biography of a remarkable Victorian woman -- the legendary Daisy Bates, a journalist and self-taught anthropologist who defied the conventions of her day by living in the bush with the Australian aborigine.'' This was originally published in 1971 in Australia. 8vo (about 8.5 inches tall) 266 pages. Bibliography, index.

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Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1969. Hardbound . BINDING/CONDITION: two color cloth: rust with white at the spine; a Good book, with a Fair dust jacket; the dj is not price clipped. 8vo (about 8'' to 9.5'' tall) 270 pages.

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The Love of Skiing

Samuel, John

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New York: Crescent Books, 1979. Hardbound . BINDING/CONDITION: pictorial boards; a Very Good+ book, with a Near Fine dust jacket. Includes 110 color photographs and illustrations. Foreword by Jean-Claude Killy. 4to (about 11'' to 12.5'' tall) 96 pages. Index. color photographic endpapers.

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Tales of the Mississippi

Samuel, Ray and Leonard V Huber and Warren C Ogden

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New York: Hastings House, 1955. Hardbound . 1st Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: brown cloth; a Very Good- book, with a Very Good- dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. Lavishly illustrated in black and white.. An exciting panorama of life on the Mississippi, from its discovery by De Soto down to the present day [1955]. From the jacket blurb: ''Here are the flat- and keel-boat men -- tough, lusty and uproarious -- who would fight at the drop of a chaw of tobacco Here is the fabulous Mike Fink. Portrayed too, are the reckless captains and engineers of the baroque mistresses of the river -- ready to risk their steamboats, and their passengers to win a race or merely to chalk up a record. Accounts of the river during Civil War days, and the story of the great showboats.'' Foreword by Captain Donald T Wright. 4to (about 11.25 inches tall) 240 pages. Index.

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1976. Hardbound . BINDING/CONDITION: tan cloth; a Very Good book, with a Good dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. The jacket is faded at the spine, with a dime-sized chip at the top. This copy is Signed by both authors, with a personalized inscription. Includes 322 black and white illustrations printed on plates. A comprehensive reference work on Western American Art. Features over 1700 concise and detailed biographies of painters, illustrators, and sculptors who fell under the spell of the American West. The entries range from the earliest known European artist-explorers to contemporary artists at work by 1950.'' about 10.5 inches tall by 7.5 inches wide 549 pages.

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Two Bear Cubs: A Miwok Legend from California's Yosemite Valley

San Souci, Robert D; illustrated by Daniel San Souci

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Yosemite National Park, California: Yosemite Association, 1997. Hardbound . 5th Printing. BINDING/CONDITION: pictorial boards; a Fine book, with a Fine dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. This copy is Signed by artist Daniel San Souci. The San Souci brothers present a story from California's Miwok Indian legends about two bear cubs who fall asleep after a day of strenuous play and sleep through a terrible change, leaving them, in their sleep, lost and stranded on top of El Capitan. The various animals come to Mother Grizzly Bear's aid, but, one by one they fail. Then the tiny Measuring Worm takes a turn. Includes a factual section about Miwok customs and life. about 10.75 inches tall by 10 inches wide 36 pages (unpaginated). Rust colored endpapers.

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The Marlow Chronicles

Sanders, Lawrence

  • Edition: 1st Edition
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New York: G P Putnam's Sons, 1977. Hardbound . 1st Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: black cloth with gilt; large ownership stamp on the front endpaper, the spine is slanted, top edge stains, otherwise Good condition, with a Good+ dust jacket; the dust jacket is not price clipped. Dust jacket by Paul Bacon. 8vo (about 8.5 inches tall) 237 pages.

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Coyote School News

Sandin, Joan

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New York: Henry Holt & Company, 2003. Hardbound . 2nd Printing. BINDING/CONDITION: pictorial boards; a Near Fine book, with a Near Fine dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. Well illustrated in black and white and color by the author. This book bridges the gap between a picture book and a chapter book. Card catalog description: ''In 1938-1939 fourth-grader Monchi Ramirez and the other students at Coyote School enjoy their new teacher, have a special Christmas celebration, participate in the Tucson Rodeo Parade, and produce their own school newspaper.'' Author/artist Joan Sandin explains that this is a fictionalized account, but inspired by the Little Cowpuncher papers from a southern Arizona country school, and by conversations with a friend and former 'little cowpunchers'. about 11.25 inches tall by 9.25 inches wide 45 pages. Glossary. Illustrated endpapers.

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Self Published, 1992. Hardbound . BINDING/CONDITION: paper covered boards; a Near Fine book, with a Near Fine dust jacket. Lavishly illustrated with b&w and color photos. oblong format: about 8.5 inches tall by 11.25 wide 89 pages. marbled endpapers.

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  • Edition: 1st Edition
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New York: Hastings House, 1965. Hardbound . 1st Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: rust colored cloth with black; a Very Good book, with a Very Good- dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. Includes selections from six volumes from the author's Great Plains series: The Beaver Men; Crazy Horse; Cheyenne Autumn; The Buffalo Hunters; the Cattlemen; and Old Jules -- and from her study of a great people -- These Were the Sioux. This also includes two long essay-articles, The Lost Sitting Bull, and The Homestead in Perspective. 8vo (about 8 inches tall) 319 pages. Bibliography.

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  • Edition: 1st Edition
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New York: Hastings House, 1965. Hardbound . 1st Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: rust colored cloth with black; a Very Good+ book, with a Good dust jacket; the dust jacket is not price clipped. The jacket would be graded Very Good but for a faded spine. The cloth is clean with good color; no markings; the hinges are sound. Includes selections from six volumes from the author's Great Plains series: The Beaver Men; Crazy Horse; Cheyenne Autumn; The Buffalo Hunters; the Cattlemen; and Old Jules -- and from her study of a great people -- These Were the Sioux. This also includes two long essay-articles, The Lost Sitting Bull, and The Homestead in Perspective. 8vo (about 8 inches tall) 319 pages. Bibliography.

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