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Mighty Be Our Powers; How Sisterhood, Prayer, and Sex Changed a Nation at War

by Leymah Gbowee

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780984295159
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$23.00

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New York, NY: Beast Books, 2011 Beast Books, New York. 2011. Hardcover. First Printing by Line Number. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Women in the World. Book Condition: Near Fine; scant bumping to tail and rear board. DJ: Near Fine; NOT Price Clipped ($25.99); scant bumping to head and tail; superficial rubbing to panels. Black boards with black overlay… Read more
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New Song in a Strange Land

by Esther Warner

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
Item Price
$10.00

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Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1948 Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA. 1948. Hardcover. Book Club Edition. Book is tight, square, and unmarked but for F/O name on front pastedown. Book Condition: Very Good; bumping to lower tips; small light stain on textblock top. DJ: Very Good-; missing piece at head; light wear to tail and tips; light edge bumps on… Read more
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$10.00
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Flowers of the Veld

by Kay Linley, Brian Baker

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780582640917
Item Price
$18.00

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Harare, Zimbabwe : Longman Zimbabwe, 1990 Longman Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe. 1990. Softcover/Trade Wraps. Stated 2nd Impression 1990. Bundu Series. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good +; scant wear to head, tail, and tips; two linear scratches on the rear wrap. No DJ. Pictorial card stock wraps. Wraps are not bent or folded; spine is not creased… Read more
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Pyramid

by David Macaulay

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780395214077
Item Price
$15.00

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Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1975 Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA. 1975. Hardcover. First Printing by Line Number. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good; soiling to board bottoms from shelving; light dust staining to upper board edges. DJ: Good +; NOT Price Clipped ($7.95); light wear at head, tail, and tips; small closed tears, light soiling… Read more
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Morocco

by Nevill Barbour

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$20.00

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New York, NY: Walker and Company, 1966 Walker and Company, New York. 1966. Hardcover. Stated 2nd Printing. New nations and Peoples Library. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good +; light bumping to head, tail, and upper tips. DJ: Very Good +; NOT Price Clipped ($6.50); light edge bumps to top and bottom edges. Rust colored cloth… Read more
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$20.00
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Mittee

by Daphne Rooke

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
Item Price
$10.00

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Boston, MA: Houghton, Mifflin Company, 1952 Houghton, Mifflin Company, Boston, MA. 1952. Hardcover. BOMC Edition. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good; Fine condition but for three small fabric tears on the board top edges; thus Very Good. DJ: Very Good chipping to head and front upper tip; light wear to other tips and tail; light bumping… Read more
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The Boer Boy of the Transvaal

by Kate Milner Rabb

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1900
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$12.00

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Philadelphia, PA: The Penn Publishing Company, 1900 The Penn Publishing Company, Philadelphia, PA. 1900. Hardcover. First Edition (SD). Book is tight, square, and unmarked but for gift inscription on the 2nd blank page for Christmas 1900. Book Condition: Good; rear hinge is cracked through the endpaper but still sound; suntanned spine; fading to the peripheral edges of the boards; spotty… Read more
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Unbowed; One Woman's Story

by Wangari Maathai (Nobel Peace Prize Winner)

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780434015429
Item Price
$20.00

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London, UK: William Heinemann/Random House, 2006 William Heinemann/Random House, London, UK. 2006. Hardcover. First Printing by Line Number. Book is tight, square, and unmarked but for a small tree drawing on the memorial page which might be from the author. Book Condition: Near Fine; bumping at head and tail. DJ: Near Fine; NOT Price Clipped (17.99 GBP); bumping at head… Read more
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In Sunny Nigeria; Experiences Among a Primitive People in the Interior of North Central Africa

by Albert D. Helser

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1926
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$20.00

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New York, NY: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1926 Fleming H. Revell Company, New York. 1926. Hardcover. First Edition. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good; tip bumping; light head, tail, and tip wear; light soiling to boards. No DJ. Green cloth boards and spine with black lettering on the spine and black lettering an African picture in… Read more
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Chimala Safari

by Pickney Wheeler, MD, Leona Wheeler (AUTHOR SIGNED)

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1974
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$35.00

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Wichita, KS : Self-Published by Author, 1974 Self-Published by Author, Wichita, KS. 1974. Hardcover. First Edition. Signed by author on the FFFP. Book is tight, square, and unmarked but for FO name on the FFFP. Book Condition: Fine. No DJ. Black leatherette boards and spine with bright gilt lettering on the spine and front board. 255 pp 8vo. This… Read more
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Adventure!

by Carveth Wells

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1931
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint Edition
Item Price
$10.00

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Garden city, NY: Garden City Publishing Company, 1931 Garden City Publishing Company, Garden City, NY. 1931. Hardcover. Reprint. Book is tight, square, and unmarked but for gift inscription and Christmas stamp on FFFP dated 1934. Book Condition: Good; bumped head, tail, and tips; edgeware and scattered flaking of board surface. No DJ. Black cloth boards and spine with yellow lettering… Read more
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Mandela; My Prisoner, My Friend

by Christo Brand (AUTHOR SIGNED)

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781250055262
Item Price
$15.00

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New York, NY: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2014 Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, New York. 2014. Stated First US Edition/First Printing by Line Number. Inscribed by the author on the title page (this signature has been verified with the author as his; copy of email laid in). Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Fine. DJ: Fine; NOT… Read more
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Jungle Ways

by William B. Seabrook

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1931
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$15.00

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New York, NY: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1931 Harcourt, Brace & Company, New York. 1931. Hardcover. Stated First Trade Edition, Second printing after first 315 limited edition copies. Book is tight, square, and unmarked but for former owner name on the FFFP. Book Condition: Good; wear to head, tail, and tips; soiling to boards; small nick on front board fore… Read more
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Osa and Martin; For the Love of Adventure

by Kelly Enright

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
2011
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780762763603
Item Price
$16.00

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Guilford, CT: Lyons Press, 2011 Lyons Press, Guilford, CT. 2011. Hardcover. First Printing by Line Number. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: New. DJ: New. Gray boards and spine with red lettering on the spine. 223 pp 8vo. This book tells the story of legendary filmmakers and adventurers Osa and Martin Johnson, who from the 1910s through the… Read more
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Les Naïfs Haitiennes; An Introduction to Haitian Art and History

by Madame Shishi

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780959363203
Item Price
$25.00

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Mitcham, Victoria, AUS: Self-Published by Author, 1982 Self-Published by Author, Mitcham, Victoria, AUS. 1982. Softcover/Trade Wraps. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good; light bumping to tips, head, and tail; small sticker residue on front wrap. No DJ. Pictorial heavy card stock wraps. Wraps are not bent or folded; spine is not creased or split; text is… Read more
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Guide to Morocco

by Moroccan Courier

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$62.50

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Casablanca, Morocco : Moroccan Courier, 1958 Moroccan Courier, Casablanca, Morocco. 1958. Softcover/Trade Wraps. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good; light edgewear; small creases on rear at bottom from bumping and at top from opening. No DJ. Pictorial card stock wraps. Wraps are not bent or folded; spine is not creased or split; text is secure in… Read more
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African Rifles and Cartridges (Firearms Classics Library)

by John Howard (Pondoro) Taylor

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint Edition
Item Price
$35.00

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Fairfax, VA: Firearms Classics Library/National Rifle Association/Odysseus Editions , 1995 Firearms Classics Library/National Rifle Association/Odysseus Editions, Fairfax, VA. 1995. Hardcover. Reprint Edition for members of the Firearms Classics Library. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Fine. No DJ. Green leather boards and spine with bright gilt lettering on the spine; gilt decoration on the spine and boards;… Read more
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A New African Song

by Margaret Sally Keach (AUTHOR SIGNED)

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Item Price
$17.00

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New York, NY: Twayne Publishers, 1962 Twayne Publishers, New York. 1962. Hardcover. Edition not stated. Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Near Fine; light upper tip bumps; slight shelfwear to board edges. DJ: Very Good:; NOT Price Clipped ($5.00); chipping to top edge with small missing piece at spine head.… Read more
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The Great Safari; The Lives of George and Joy Adamson

by Adrian House

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780688101411
Item Price
$15.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: William Morrow and Co., 1993 William Morrow and Co., New York. 1993. Hardcover. First Edition/First Printing. Book is tight, square, and unmarked; has inscription to former owner on FFFP. Book Condition: Fine. DJ: Near Fine; rubbing and slight bumping to bottom cover edges. Ivory boards with black cloth overlay on spine with bright gold lettering… Read more
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Origins; What New Discoveries Reveal About the Emergence of Our Species and its Possible Future

by Richard E.Leakey, Roger Lewin

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Walnut Valley Books/Books by White
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$12.00

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New York, NY: E.P. Dutton , 1977 E.P. Dutton, New York. 1977. Hardcover. First Edition. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Fine. DJ: VG; wear at tip covers; light rubbing to jacket. Dark brown faux-leather boards and spine with bright gilt lettering on spine. 284 pp 4to. There is an inescapable and persistent element of excitement in the… Read more
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$12.00