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Mémoires D'Un Petit Banc De L'Opéra, Arago, Jacques
1 Arago, Jacques Mémoires D'Un Petit Banc De L'Opéra
Top page ends are spotted, writing in pencil, in French, on half-title page. . Beautiful copy of this little book. Half-cloth, red boards with beautiful reddish/cream and gilt design, bright gilt titles to buckram spine area, also red. Endpapers are a cinnamon and cream design. Illustrations by author. Book is tight, square, pages clean and bright. This is a gorgeous book; pages are crisp and tight, book appears unread. . 12mo - 7" to 7½" tall. 315 pages. T4 Paris. Paris D. Ébard, Éditeur-Libraire 1844 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 20165 
Price: 40.00 USD
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From the Kumbaz to the Kafkan: Jewish and Palestinian Costumes, Benzoor, Nina
2 Benzoor, Nina From the Kumbaz to the Kafkan: Jewish and Palestinian Costumes
No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Text is in English and Hebrew. This is an exhibition catalog. 90 garments are described, many with illustrations. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 55 pages. G4 Haifa. Haifa The Museum of Music and Ethnology 1995 1st Edition Softcover Fine 29697 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Handbook of Square Dances, Bossing, Ed, Comp.
3 Bossing, Ed, Comp. Handbook of Square Dances
Dust jacket is rippled, now in protective mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Bright green cloth covers, pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . An illustrated handbook to the art of square dancing. A beautiful copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 138 pages. D7 Chicago. Chicago H. T. Fitzsimons 1951 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 24859 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Guns of the Old West [Red Leather], Chapel, Charles Edward
4 Chapel, Charles Edward Guns of the Old West [Red Leather]
No defects, New. . Book is in Mint condition. Published for the Firearms Classics Library of the National Rifle Association and its National Firearms Museum; reprinted from the original 1961 edition. Illustrated throughout. Beautiful red pigskin covers, full leather with four raised bands on spine, gilt lettering and decoration, all page ends gilt. A beautiful edition and copy. Gift quality. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 306 pages. L2 Odysseus Editions 1995 Reprint Hardcover New 18240 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Curtis and Allied Families, Curtis, Oscar Franklin
5 Curtis, Oscar Franklin Curtis and Allied Families
No defects, book is As New. Bound in blue cloth with bright gilt titles. . Geneology of the Curtis family, as well as a shorter study of the Campbell, Hale, Logan, Raymond, Rowley, Schmedeke, and Schmiedeke families. Index. 241 p. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 241 pages. A7 Bloomington. Bloomington Self Published 1995 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover As New with no dust jacket 31480 
Price: 70.00 USD
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The Everglades: River of Grass, Douglas, Marjory Stoneman
6 Douglas, Marjory Stoneman The Everglades: River of Grass
Top page ends darkened, light foxing to small areas of extremities of green cloth cover and endpages. Jacket has light edgewear, light soil on back panel and 1/2" chip at bottom edge of back panel. Front panel is clean, bright, colorful, and extremely attractive. Jacket is protected with acid-free mylar cover. . The second printing of this classic work. . Rivers of America Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 406 pages. E7 Rinehart & Company 1947 2nd Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Robert Fink 17571 
Price: 150.00 USD
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When Workers Organize:  New York City in the Progressive Era, Dubofsky, Melvyn
7 Dubofsky, Melvyn When Workers Organize: New York City in the Progressive Era
No defects in book or jacket, the latter now in fresh mylar sleeve. . Documents the struggles of New York City's unorganized workers to achieve union recognition during the Progressive Era. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 225 pages. J1 Amherst. Amherst U Massachusetts Press 1968 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 18983 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Time Magazine April 4, 1969 [Eisenhower Obituary Issue], Editor, Time Magazine
8 Editor, Time Magazine Time Magazine April 4, 1969 [Eisenhower Obituary Issue]
General light wear, mailing label. . Cover: Dwight David Eisenhower, obituary issue. Also includes major articles on the future of black leadership after the death of Martin Luther King, the Army's takeover of Pakistan, and new steps toward a Mideast peace. Deja vu all over again! . E7 Time Magazine 1969 Softcover Very Good 13980 
Price: 11.50 USD
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9 Editor, Time Magazine Time Magazine February 1, 1982 [Franklin Roosevelt]
Cover: President Franklin Roosevelt. "The New Deal: FDR's Disputed Legacy. " 24p. Special section evaluates the New Deal, many b/w photos. Removed mailing label has also removed top layer of cover under the label. . C0 Time, Inc. 1982 Softcover Very Good 12520 
Price: 11.50 USD
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10 Editor, Time Magazine Time Magazine January 2, 1950 [Winston Churchill]
Cover: Winston Churchill. Selected as Time's Man of the Half Century. " Mailing label.. C0 Time, Inc. 1950 Softcover Very Good 12523 
Price: 30.00 USD
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11 Editor, Time Magazine Time Magazine September 11, 1964 [Hank Bauer]
Cover: Hank Bauer. "Baseball: the year they made a game of it. ". C0 Time, Inc. 1964 Softcover Very Good 12518 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Playboy (January 1989) Vol. 36 No. 1 (Collector's Edition) 35th Anniversary Issue, Hefner, Hugh, Ed.
12 Hefner, Hugh, Ed. Playboy (January 1989) Vol. 36 No. 1 (Collector's Edition) 35th Anniversary Issue
No defects. Pages are clean, binding is tight; book appears unread. This is a hardcover book bound in black faux leather with bright silver titles and decoration to front cover and spine. . . Black boards with silver bunny decoration on front cover and silver lettering. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED (to "Ed") by Christie Hefner, at that time President of Playboy Enterprises, Inc. This fabulous issue presents some of the best of Playboy from the preceding 35 years, including written contributions by Woody Allen, Jack Kerouac, Fidel Castro, John Wayne, John Updike, Jules Feiffer, Dr. Martin Luther King, Truman Capote, Jimmy Carter, and many others. It also includes nude photos of Marilyn Monroe, Brigitte Bardot, Anita Ekberg, Carroll Baker, Catherine Deneuve, Ursula Andress, Raquel Welch, Margot Kidder, Marilyn Chambers, Linda Evans, Vanna White, Madonna, Bo Derek, Kim Basinger and dozens of other beauties. This is a Fine copy with no defects. Gift quality. Scarce in this binding, very scarce signed. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 350 pages. M1 Chicago. Chicago Playboy Enterprises, Inc. 1989 Brunetiere Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 30750 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Danger-Heavy Goods: Driving the Toughest, Most Dangerous Roads in the World, Hutchison, Robert A.
13 Hutchison, Robert A. Danger-Heavy Goods: Driving the Toughest, Most Dangerous Roads in the World
Dust jacket is a bit rubbed, a little creased at top edge, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . The story of the 16,000-mile-long run from Blackpool, England through Europe, behind the Iron Curtain, to Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia. A beautiful copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 288 pages. E5 William Morrow & Co 1988 0688067565 / 9780688067564 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 29399 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Meister Karl's Sketch-Book, Leland, Charles G.
14 Leland, Charles G. Meister Karl's Sketch-Book
Blue cloth covers are a bit rubbed. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Facsimile reprint of a book originally published by Parry & McMillan in 1855. Includes an additional 32 pages of ads. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 338 pages. C5 Upper Saddle River, NJ. Upper Saddle River, NJ Literature House / Gregg Press 1970 0839811543 / 9780839811541 Facsimile Reprint Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 21388 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Asian Newspapers' Reluctant Revolution, Lent, John A.
15 Lent, John A. The Asian Newspapers' Reluctant Revolution
Jacket is rubbed on surfaces, edgewear, small chips and tears, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Slight rubbing to bottom edge of yellow cloth boards, remainder mark to bottom page ends. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . History, contemporary description and critical analysis of the newspaper presses of 15 Asian countries, through the 1960s. . Remainder. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 373 pages. I1 Ames. Ames Iowa State Univ Press 1971 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 22591 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Road Trips, Head Trips, and Other Car-Crazed Writings, Lindamood, Jean
16 Lindamood, Jean Road Trips, Head Trips, and Other Car-Crazed Writings
Book and jacket have no defects, jacket now in fresh mylar sleeve. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Intro. By P. J. O'Rourke. An anthology, including journalism, fiction, and poetry, thirty-five pieces in all. Authors include Hemingway, Allen Ginsberg, Steinbeck, Ken Purdy, Jim Harrison, Hunter Thompson, Joyce Carol Oates, Jack Kerouac and many others. A wonderful tribute to the automobiles and associated activities, especially the road trip. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 258 pages. M5 NY. NY Atlantic Monthly Press 1996 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 16952 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Edinburgh Review, or Critical Journal: December 1835 .... January 1836, Vol. LXIL, Longman
17 Longman The Edinburgh Review, or Critical Journal: December 1835 .... January 1836, Vol. LXIL
A little foxing to endpapers and a few pages, hinges starting. Book has been rebound with new boards and endpapers. . Among many others, critical articles review: "Travels in Ethiopia" by G. A. Hoskins; "On the diffusion of knowledge amongst the middle classes" by James Williamson; "The Whigs, their prospects and policy" by Capel Lofft; "An essay on the origin and formation of the romance languages" by George Cornewall Lewis; and "Thoughts on the study of mathematics as a part of a liberal education" by William Whewell. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 540 pages. L5 Edinburgh. Edinburgh Longman 1836 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 24012 
Price: 75.00 USD
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We Who Would Take No Prisoners: Selections from the Fifth International Conference on Penal Abolition, MacLean, Brian D. / Pepinsky, Harold E. (Eds. )
18 MacLean, Brian D. / Pepinsky, Harold E. (Eds. ) We Who Would Take No Prisoners: Selections from the Fifth International Conference on Penal Abolition
Paper covers are a bit rubbed. . Selections from the Fifth International Conference on Penal Abolition held in Bloomington, IN in 1991. Attendees were among the "pacifists of criminal justice." Arguments for the demise of the prison system as it exists today. 8 scholarly papers. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. H1 Vancouver, Canada. Vancouver, Canada Collective Press 1993 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 17843 
Price: 16.50 USD
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The Circus from Rome to Ringling, May, Earl Chapin
19 May, Earl Chapin The Circus from Rome to Ringling
Yellow cloth covers are lightly soiled, small tear at foot of spine, rubbed at extremities, slightly shaken. Owners' names and blindstamps on preliminary pages, which are also slightly soiled and foxed. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Pages tight and clean. History of the circus, illustrated with 40 photographs (plates). A solid copy. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 332 pages. H2 NY. NY Duffield and Green 1932 1st Edition. Later Printing Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 22388 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Practical Radio Television (Two 5-Inch-Thick Binders, 60 Booklets), National Radio Institute (Various Authors)
20 National Radio Institute (Various Authors) Practical Radio Television (Two 5-Inch-Thick Binders, 60 Booklets)
About 60 pamphlets or booklets from the National Radio Institute bound together in two binders, each about 5 inches thick. Booklets are from 1947-1950. Some covers are worn and faded, but most are in very good condition. A few have slightly worn edges, and there is some writing in pencil on many of the booklets, especially in the Lesson Questions at the end of each booklet.. . These publications comprise a set of technical instructional booklets, designed for school study, perhaps home study. Each booklet treats a different topic. Examples are: How Tuned Circuits Function; How Signal Currents are Kept in Correct Paths; How Oscillators Operate in AM, FM, and TV Receivers; Vacuum Tube Voltmeters; Cathode Ray Oscilloscopes; Automatic Tuning Control Systems; How to Eliminate hum, Squeals and Motorboating. The booklets vary in length, averaging about 30 pages in length. They are illustrated with technical circuit diagrams and photographs. Scarce as a collection. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. ~2700 pages. G0 Washington, D. C.. Washington, D. C. National Radio Institute 1950 Softcover Good+ with no dust jacket 12640 
Price: 75.00 USD
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