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Peace with God by Graham, Billy

Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good +. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1953. Jacket is clean and bright with a small tear at bottom front spine edge corner, a couple of horizontal creases at bottom edge of front pa...

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$5,000.00


In Cold Blood by Capote, Truman

New York: Random House, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. New York: Random House, 1965. Nicely signed by Truman Capote in blue fountain pen on free front end paper. First Edition. Very Good/Very Good. Jacket has a bit of edgewear and ...

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$1,400.00


Mosby's War Reminiscences and Stuart's Cavalry Campaigns by Mosby, John S

Boston: Geo. A. Jones, 1887. First edition. Hardcover. Good. Dark green cloth-covered boards with stamped in leather-look and design and gilt lettering Gilt still has some shine. Cloth is worn at top and bottom spine edges and at front corners with a fe...

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$200.00


The Exploration of Mars by Ley, Willy and Wernher Von Braun

New York: Viking Press, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. Good +. Bonestell, Chesley. Green cloth-covered boards show a bit of wear at top and bottom spine edges and front corner tips, but front board has the cloth worn away 2" along the front edge a...

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$125.00


Aesop's Fables for Children by Aesop

New York: Rand McNally, 1919. First edition. Paperback. Good +. Winter, Milo. Good + Beautiful copy. Stiff paper wraps with tortise and hare colorfully depicted on both wraps. Front wrap has some light creases. Spine edge has some wear on bottom 2"...

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$100.00


The Bullfighter's Son by Chambers, Maria Cristina

New York: Oxford University Press, 1944. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/Very Good +. Ortega, Ignacio P.. New York: Oxford University Press, 1944. Tri-color (cream, black and red) jacket is clean with just a little browning and rubbing through the...

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$100.00


Selected Stories by Munro, Alice

New York: Knopf, 1996. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Slipcase near fine. Cream-colored paper covered boards with linen-like cloth quarterbinding are very clean and without visable flaws. Initials "AM" on front board and lettering on spin...

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$250.00


The Magic Horse by Mosey, Chris & Michel Hjorth

Stockholm: Boox, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Hjorth, Michel. A beautiful copy of this book. The pictorial jacket is clean and bright with just the slightest hint of soiling along the top white edge of the front and a tiny bit of...

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$425.00


Levensschets Van Rev. A. C. Van Raalte, D.D (Biography of A. C. Van Raalte) by Dosker, Rev. Henry E

Nijkerk: C. C. Callenbach, 1893. Presumed First. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Translated "Sketch of Life" (or Biography) of A. C. Van Raalte, one of the early citizens of Holland, MI. Book is in Dutch language. Navy cloth-covered boards are...

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$200.00


Praktisk Handbok I, Anerujansk Ratt by Gjertsen, Henry J

Minneapolis, MN: Bernhard Hages Forlag, 1897. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Minneapolis, MN: Bernhard Hages Forlag, 1897. Blind-stamped corner design on brown cloth-covered boards. Front board has three dark smudges. Top edges of boards are...

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$100.00


Elegy: Reflections on Angkor by McDermott, John; Photographer-John McDermott; Introduction-Roland Eng; Preface-Kenro Izu

Siem Reap, Cambodia: McDermott Gallery, 2009. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. McDermott, John. Boards are covered in rich brown cloth with stamped-in title on both front and spine. Only flaw to report is bottom front corner of front board...

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$2,000.00


Dear John-:, Nash Buckingham's Letters to John Bailey by Evans, George Bird, Ed

Old Hemlock, 1984. Limited. Hardcover. Very Good +. Old Hemlock, 1984. "This is Number 222 of the first five hundred seventy-five copies." Inscribed on half title page by George Evans to owner of #222, "For J.....Like one of his days at...

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$200.00


Strange Pictures by Anno, Mitsumasa

Tokyo, Japan: Fukuinkan-Shoten, 1971. Not a First. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Mitsumasa Anno. Tokyo, Japan: Fukuinkan-Shoten, 1971. Copyright date is 1968, this copy dated 1971. Gift inscription on inside of front cover reads, "To B. M., Thi...

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$200.00


Fenceless France: The Story of an Automobile Ride by Coyle, Robert M

Philadelphia: Self Published, 1908. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Philadelphia: Self Published, 1908. "Printed for Private Circulation by George H. Buchanan Company" The author writes of sending his car across the Atlantic by ship, while he...

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$100.00


Researches in the Highlands of Turkey: Including Visits to Mounts Ida, Athos, Olympus, and Pelion, to the Mirdite Albanians, and Other Remote Tribes by Tozer, Henry

London: John Murray, 1869. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. London: John Murray, 1869. Two volumes in red cloth covered boards with black stamped borders and gilt lettering to spines are very lightly soiled. Top and bottom spine edges sho...

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$600.00


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