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AFFINITIES

by Vinz, Mark and Wayne Gudmundson

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780941127226
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$25.00

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Moorhead, MN: Dacotah Territory Press, 1998. Pamphlet. Very Good. 11 x 8 1/2, 100 pgs, b&w photos. Signed by both the poet and photographer. Intelligent and meditative poems and photographs that capture the flavor of the midwest landscape and experience.
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THE DESTRUCTION OF LOWER MAHATTAN

by Lyon, Danny

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good- DJ
Edition
First printing
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$200.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1969. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good- DJ. 9 1/2 x 11, 76 pgs, b&w photos throughout. The author's personal documentary of the destruction of Manhattan's oldest and most historic neighborhood. Although photographed in New York, this wholesale elimination of nineteenth-century neighborhoods was going in many cities across the country at the time.… Read more
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YANKIN' AND LIFTIN' THEIR WHOLE LIVES; A Mississippi River Commercial Fisherman

by Younker, Richard

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780809323371
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$70.00

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Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 2000. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 10 x 8 1/2, 123 pgs, b&w photos. Using narrative, monologues, and seventy black and white photographes, Younker examines the life and culture of what is perhaps the last generation of people to make their living as commercial fisherman on the Mississippi River. Fascinating and powerful.
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THE MEMORY CURE; How to Protect Your Brain Against Memory Loss and Alzheimer's Disease

by Fotuhi, Majid

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780071433662
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$12.00

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New York: McGraw-Hill, 2003. Reprint. Paperback. Very Good+. 6 x 9, 240 pgs, index.
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New York: Random House/Delta, 2000. Paperback. Good. 6 x 9, 319 pgs, index, section of b&w photos. The never-before-told story of Russia's darkest, deadliest, and most closely guarded Cold War secret.
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RETHINKING EUROPE'S FUTURE

by Calleo, David P.

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
Edition
First edition, second printing
ISBN
9780691090818
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$25.00

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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2001. First edition, second printing. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 6 x 9, 381 pgs, index. A magisterial sweep through the history of the last century, drawing together a host of lines of inquiry on the dynamics of European integration. A unique contribution to the literature on European politics and international… Read more
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SHIP OF FOOLS

by Porter, Katherine Anne

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club
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$15.00

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Boston: Little Brown & Co/Atlantic, 1962. Book Club. Hardcover. Very Good. 6 x 9, 497 pgs. Novel weaves the lives and happenings aboard a German freighter-passenger ship sailing between Veracruz, Mexico and Bremerhaven, Germany during twenty-seven days in 1931.
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MINUS 148; First Winter Ascent of Mt. McKinley

by Davidson, Art

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good+
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$5.00

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New York: Curtis Books, 1969. Mass Market Paperback. Good+. 4 x 7, 222 pgs. The most powerful story of men against a mountain since Annapurna.
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SANDSTORMS; Days and Nights in Arabia

by Theroux, Peter

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third printing
ISBN
9780393307979
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$15.00

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New York: Norton, 1990. Third printing. Paperback. Very Good. 5 12 x 8, 281 pgs. In this provocative and incisive memoir, the author reveals the Middle East only as a true insider can. Stationed as a journalist in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, for most of his seven years in the region, he explodes the romantic images of Arabia,… Read more
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THE DEVIL'S DICTIONARY

by Bierce, Ambrose

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good- DJ
Edition
New Edition
ISBN
9780690017649
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$15.00

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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1979. New Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good- DJ. 7 x 10, 159 pgs, b&w illustrations. This epigrammic dictionary was first published in 1908: "Patience: A minor form of despairm disguised as a virtue" Suares's drawings greatly complement the word entires.
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THE DA VINCI CODE

by Brown, Dan

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
Edition
First edition/First state
ISBN
9780385504201
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$200.00

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New York: Doubleday, 2003. First edition/First state. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 6 1/4 x 9 1/2, 454 pgs. This is the scarce first edition - first state hardcover of one of the best selling mystery/thrillers of all time. Very difficult to find in this condition. This is the first state and has the correct points;… Read more
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USED AND RARE BOOKS; A Primer For Bookfinders

by Parker, Betty & Riley

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Second edition
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$7.00

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Albuquerque, NM: New Mexico Book League, 1996. Second edition. Pamphlet. Very Good+. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 14 pgs. The revised and expanded second edition of this useful guide for book collectors (and dealers) on the basics of book collecting.
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ALONE AGAINST THE NORTH; An Expedition Into The Unknown

by Shoalts, Adam

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
2015
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780670069453
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$35.00

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New York: Viking Press, 2015. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 6 x 9, 296 pgs, index. A classic adventure story of single-minded obsession, physical hardship, and the restless sense of wonder that every explorer has in common.
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MY TIMES; Living with history 1947-1995

by Berton, Pierre

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Published
1995
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good DJ
ISBN
9780385255288
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$20.00

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Toronto: Doubleday, 1995. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good DJ. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2, 440 pgs, three sections of b&w photos. "Berton tells the stories behind the stories. Berton has lively anecdotes about such figures as John Diefenbaker, Brian Mulroney, and his television show guests, from Lenny Bruce to Malcolm X. He watches the Berlin Wall go… Read more
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EVEREST TO ARABIA; The Making of an Adventuresome Life

by Clarke, Jamie

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780968749111
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$10.00

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Canada: Azimuth Inc., 2000. Paperback. Very Good+. 6 x 9, 327 pgs, maps, sections of color photos. Clarke's account of his expeditions through the Rub al Khali (The Empty Quarter) of Saudi Arabia and up Mount Everest.
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PEG LEG; A Tale of Pioneer Adventure in The Grand River Valley

by Adams, Roy W.

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Published
1950
Condition
Good+
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Michigan: Published/Printed by the author, 1950. Paperback. Good+. 5 x 8, 215 pgs. Signed by the author. Ex-school library with minimal markings.
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SPINDLETOP

by Clark, James A. and Michel T. Halbouty

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
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New York: Random House, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good. 6 x 9, 306 pgs, index, b&w photos and illustrations, mapped endsheets. The true story of the oil discovery that changed the world. Signed by both authors.
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LOST HORIZON

by Hilton, James

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Published
1973
Condition
Good+
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780671783075
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$6.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1973. Reprint. Mass Market Paperback. Good+. 4 x 7, 231 pgs, section of b&w photos. Novel set amid the peaks of the Himalayas.
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THE CONFESSIONS OF SAINT AUGUSTINE

by Saint Augustine, translated by Edward Bouverie Pusey

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Published
1982
Condition
Fine
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$10.00

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Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1982. Hardcover. Fine. 6 x 9, 312 pgs, b&w illustrations, gilt page edges, ribbon marker. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.
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VIENNA

by Grunfeld, Frederic V.

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good+ in Good DJ
ISBN
9780882253046
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$10.00

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New York: Newsweek, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Good DJ. 9 x 11, 172 pgs index, bibliography, b&w and color photos throughout. History of Vienna.
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