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Life of the Duke of Wellington

by MacFarlane, Charles

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1890
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London: George Routledge and Sons, 1890. Book. Illus. by Gilbert, John. Good +. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 271pp. No date, ca 1890. Brown decorated cloth, gilt lettering. Corners and spine ends bent and frayed, cloth rubbed, scrape to back, paste down back end paper has large closed tear across corner..
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The Locus Story 25 Years, 1968-1993

by Bell, Janet; Gross, Jerry; Drinkard, Ed

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Published
1994
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Near Fine
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USA: Kaman Sciences Corporation, 1994. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR and ILLUSTRATOR. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 158pp. No date, ca 1994. White pictorial covers, very minor wear. Signed by Jerry Gross on title page. B&W photographs..
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Promise of a Dream: Remembering the Sixties

by Rowbotham, Sheila

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Published
2001
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Fine
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1st Edition
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9781859846223
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New York : Verso, 2001. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 262pp. Tan boards, minimal wear. Blue pictorial dj, very minor bends, very light soil; in mylar..
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The Cure: A Story of Cancer and Politics from the Annals of the Cold War

by Krementsov, Nikolai

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Published
2002
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780226452852
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 261pp. Black pictorial covers, very minor corner and edge wear, reading bend, uncreased spine..
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Hannibal

by Bradford, Ernle

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Published
1998
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Near Fine
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London : The Folio Society, 1998. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 254pp.4th ptg 2001. Red cloth, bronze lettering and picture. Light bump to spine end. Red slipcase very good, with rubbing, light soil. Color photography plates, map endpapers, 6 additional B&W maps..
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Science in the 20th Century and Beyond

by Agar, Jon

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Published
2012
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Very Good +
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780745634708
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$17.00

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Cambridge, UK: Polity, 2012. Book. Very Good +. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 614pp. Black pictorial covers, minor wear, small reading bends. Uncreased spine. No interior marks. Heavy, may need additional postage..
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In the Far East, a Narrative of Exploration and Adventure in Cochin-China, Cambodia, Laos, and Siam

by Adams, W.H. Davenport

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Published
1879
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Good
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London: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1879. Book. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 208pp. Author not named on title page. Brown pictorial cloth, gilt decorations and lettering. Slightly bowed, bumped corners, light soil. Free end paper missing. Some page soil. 28 B&W woodcut illustrations. .
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Soviet Empire: The Turks of Central Asia and Stalinism, Second Edition

by Caroe, Olaf

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Published
1967
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Fine
Edition
2nd Edition
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$25.00

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New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, 1967. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 308pp. 2nd edition. Salmon boards, minimal wear. Red map dj, white back toning, light soil; in mylar. B&W maps..
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At the End of the Santa Fe Trail

by Segale, Sister Blandina

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Published
1996
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Good
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$12.00

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USA: Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati, 1996. Book. Good. Soft cover. 294 pp. Blue, red, peach pictorial cover. Light bends. Spine shows moderate creases, lightly bowed. Sticker with name blacked out inside front cover Pages unmarked. Black and white photos..
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Under the Witch's Hat: A Prospect Park East River Road Neighborhood History 2003

by Prospect Park History Committee

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Published
2003
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Very Good +
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USA: Hopf & Hopt Printing, 2003. Book. Very Good +. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 190 pp. Blue and white pictorial cover. Mild edge wear. Rubbed. Spine uncreased. No interior marks. B&w photos and drawings throughout. St. Paul/Minneapolis neighborhood history..
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Indomitable Ladies of the St. Cloud Reading Room Society 1880 to 2010

by Witte, Patricia K.

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Published
2010
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Very Good +
ISBN
9780878394111
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St. Cloud, MN: North Star Press, 2010. Book. Very Good +. Soft cover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 142 pp. Bright blue photographic cover, minimal edge wear. Small bump lower left front cover. Writing on first page, signed by author on title page..
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Lost Sheep: Aspen's Counterculture in the 1970s--A Memoir

by Brown, Kurt

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Published
2012
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Very Good +
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9780971367876
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U.S.A.: Conundrum Press, 2012. Book. Very Good +. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 305 pp. Illustrated black, white and red covers, minor edge wear, light soil. Back cover and several pages have bent corners. Spine uncreased..
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Battles of the '45

by Tomasson, Katherine; Buist, Francis

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Published
1962
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York, NY: The Macmillan Co., 1962. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 216 pp. Blue cloth, minor wear, corners lightly bent. Top page ends lightened. B&W illustrations. Illustrated green and yellow dj, small closed tears, a mylar cover..
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Soc Trang: A Vietnamese Odyssey

by Bartecchi, Carl E.

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Published
1983
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Very Good +
ISBN
9780937050309
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$15.00

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Boulder, CO: Rocky Mountain Writers Guild, Inc., 1983. Book. Very Good +. Soft cover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 201 pp. Illustrated white covers, creased corner with small closed tear, uncreased spine. B&W photographs..
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The Day Before Yesterday: A Short History of the Bay of Islands

by Harcourt, Melville

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Published
1940
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Very Good +
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1st Edition
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Wellington, New Zealand: A. H. and A. W. Reed, 1940. Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 253 pp. Green cloth, minor wear, corners bumped. Light soil on several pages. B&W illustrations. Illustrated white, blue and orange dj, minor closed tears, chips, small open tear on sun-darkened spine, light soil, a mylar cover..… Read more
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Zion in the Courts: A Legal History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1900

by Firmage, Edwin Brown; Mangrum, Richard Collin

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780252014987
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Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1988. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 430 pp. Navy blue cloth, corners lightly bent. Orange and blue dj, very minor wear, a mylar cover. Notes for a review laid in..
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Sports Junkies Rejoice: The Birth of ESPN

by Rasmussen, Bill

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Published
1985
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Near Fine
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9780910767019
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Hartsdale, NY: Q V Publishing, Inc., 1985. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 255 pp. Blue cloth, minimal wear, pages lightly tanned. B&W photograph on frontispiece. Illustrated black dj, very minor shelf wear, a mylar cover..
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The Scandalmonger

by White, T. H.

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Published
1952
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Very Good +
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1st Edition
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$14.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1952. Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 223 pp. Red cloth, corners lightly bumped, small stain back cover. B&W illustrations. Illustrated beige dj, general edge/corner wear, chips, closed tears, soil/stains, a mylar cover..
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The History of British India, 6 VI six volumes in 4 books

by Mills, James

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Published
1968
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New York: Chelsea House, 1968. Book. Good +. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Red cloth, very minor wear, darkened spot on each spine from sticker removal. Interior library markings, including stamps and pocket removal on back endpapers. Volumes I & II in book 1, Volumes III & IV in book 2, Volume V in book 3,… Read more
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Cheyenne: City of Blue Sky

by Adams, Judith

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780897812290
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$35.00

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Northridge, California, U.S.A.: Windsor Publications, 1988. Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 128pp. Brown cloth has very minor wear, pages slightly yellowed at edges. Orange pictorial dj is sunned to yellow on spine and edges. B&w & color photos throughout..
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