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So Great A Queen - The Story of Esther, Queen of Persia, Frischauer, Paul
201 So Great A Queen - The Story of Esther, Queen of Persia
Frischauer, Paul
New York Charles Scribner 1950 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with "A" and Scribner seal on copyright page) in clean bright original unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No soiling or wear - slight darkening to spine gutters. No bumping. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 356 pages. Bright dust jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, unfaded, no tears - very faint soiling to lower left corner of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025164

Price: 30.00 USD
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Where Was Patrick Henry on the 29th of May?, Fritz, Jean
202 Where Was Patrick Henry on the 29th of May?
Fritz, Jean
New York Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc. 1975 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Margot Tomes, Illustrator Signed
First Edition in original dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Yellow-orange cloth boards with red illustration (boy with fishing pole) on cover. No bumping or wear. Slight tape residue in four corners. Binding is unworn, tight & square, with clean bright unmarked pages. Color illustrations by Margot Tomes. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper by the author: "To Jean Ramsell - Best wishes! - Jean Fritz". 48 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, very small closed tear to inside rear flap, no chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023810

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Blood and Banquets - A Berlin Social Diary, Fromm, Bella
203 Blood and Banquets - A Berlin Social Diary
Fromm, Bella
New York Harper & Brothers 1942 Third Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Third Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Beige cloth boards with dark blue lettering small red decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. With an Introduction by Frederick T. Birchall. 332 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), has tin ychip to one corner tip, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. For years Bella Fromm was one of the most prominent members of Berlin's social and diplomatic life. She knew all the important people in Germany, and kept a secret diary of their doings, intrigues, and conversations. This diary was dynamite, so she sent it abroad by diplomatic pouch, and recovered it when she escaped from Germany. Here it is. No other book gives such an intimate and graphic account of personalities, or such a detailed picture of the decadence and creeping terror which marked the transition of German society from a democratic regime to the new dark age of Hitlerism. 026223

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An End to Evil: How to Win the War on Terror, Frum, David and Richard Perle
204 An End to Evil: How to Win the War on Terror
Frum, David and Richard Perle
New York Random House 2003 1-4000-6194-6 / 9781400061945 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 284 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An End to Evil charts the agenda for what's next in the war on terrorism, as articulated by David Frum, former presidential speechwriter and bestselling author of The Right Man, and Richard Perle, former assistant secretary of defense and one of the most influential foreign policy leaders in Washington. A very interesting and timely take on the war on terrorism. 012298

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205 The Buried Mirror: Reflections on Spain and the New World
Fuentes, Carlos
Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Houghton Mifflin 1992 0-395-47978-9 / 9780395479780 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with red cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small price marking in top corner of front free endpaper. Brief previous owner inscription on half-title; blind-stamped embossed previous owner private library insignia. Decorated endpapers. 399 pgs. with beautiful full color illustrations throughout. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 7-1/2" x 10". Spain. 011472

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206 Atlantis: The Truth behind the Legend
Galanopoulos, A. G. And Edward Bacon
Indianapolis/ New York Bobbs Merrill 1969 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean dark blue cloth boards with light blue title box, blue metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers decorated with maps (very small previous owner label at top edge of front free endpaper). Beautifully illustrated with color and black & white photographs, drawings and maps. 216 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight corner wear, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/2 x 10". Ancient History. 010720

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207 A Public Betrayed: An Inside Look at Japanese Media Atrocities and Their Warnings to the West
Gamble, Adam & Takesato Watanabe
Washington, D.C., U.S.A. Regnery Publishing Inc. 2004 0-89526-046-8 / 9780895260468 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Japan. 007507

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Ancient World, Garbini, Giovanni
208 The Ancient World
Garbini, Giovanni
New York - Toronto McGraw Hill 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black clothboards with gold lettering on front and spine. Gold celestial illustration on front. Binding is tight and square. Front top board edge very slightly bumped. Clean endpapers illustrated with Ancient Middle Eastern map. Pages and edges are clean and bright with no writing or marks. 200 illustrations, 102 in full color. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped and has a few small closed edge tears, small 1/4 inch chip at base corner of spine. 176 pgs. with index. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/2 x 11-1/2". Art History. 014220

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Edge City:  Life on the New Frontier, Garreau, Joel
209 Edge City: Life on the New Frontier
Garreau, Joel
New York - London - Toronto - Sydney - Auckland Doubleday 1991 0-385-26249-3 / 9780385262491 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in dust jacket. Very clean black boards with gilt lettering on black cloth spine. No surface wear or bumping. Binding is tight and square. Pages, edges and endpapers are very clean, crisp and bright; no writing or marks. Illustrated endpapers. 546 pgs. with index. Clean, bright dustjacket is price clipped, very light hint of bumping to spine edges. No chips, tears or creases. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Large 8v0. Urban Development. 014971

Price: 15.00 USD
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Naked in Baghdad: The Iraq War as Seen By NPR's Correspondent, Garrels, Anne
210 Naked in Baghdad: The Iraq War as Seen By NPR's Correspondent
Garrels, Anne
New York Farrar Straus Giroux 2003 0-374-52903-5 / 9780374529031 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, signed by author. Maroon boards with maroon cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. Slight damp stain to rear board, no bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. 222 pgs. Bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. As National Public Radio's senior foreign correspondent, Anne Garrels has covered conflicts in Chechnya, Bosnia, Kosovo, Afghanistan, and elsewhere. She is renowned for direct, down-to-earth, insightful reporting, and for her independent take on what she sees. 8vo. Middle East. 013256

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The Mysterious Death of Dag Hammarskjold, Gavshon, Arthur L.
211 The Mysterious Death of Dag Hammarskjold
Gavshon, Arthur L.
New York Walker and Company 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Very light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No previous owner names, writing or bookplates. 243 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (4.50 on front inside flap), has very shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), very light rubbing, one very short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Explores the many puzzling circumstances attending the flight and crash of a DC-6B on September 17, 1961, with U.N. Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold aboard. Hammarskjold was on a mission of peace for the Congo when the plane carrying him and 16 other people crashed in Rhodesia. Rumors persist that Hammarskjold's body was found with a bullet in his neck, along with other odd circumstances surrounding his death. 022932

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The Mountain Men, George Laycock
212 The Mountain Men
George Laycock
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Stackpole Books 1988 1556540345 / 9781556540349 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near FIne Jacket Tom Beecham and others 
Clean unworn book and unchipped dust jacket. Size approx. 8-1/2" x 10-1/2". Clean smooth rust brown boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings by Tom Beecham, as well as full-color illustrations, photographs and maps. 308 pages with index. Dust jacket has small corner clip to front inside flap (clipped Canadian price; American price still visible - 24.95 - but neatly inked over). No chipping, no tears. Enclosed in removable mylar cover. 024874

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (three volumes complete, in slipcases), Gibbon, Edward
213 The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (three volumes complete, in slipcases)
Gibbon, Edward
New York Heritage Press 1946 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Gian Battista Piranesi, Illustrator 
Beautiful three volume set, illustrated from the etchings by Gian Battista Piranesi. The text edited by J. B. Bury, with the notes by Mr. Gibbon, and the Introduction and the Index as prepared by Professor Bury; also with A Letter to the Reader from Philip Guedalla. Lovely illustrated boards with clean brown cloth spines, gold lettering and small decoration on spines. Unworn with bindings tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Map-illustrated endpapers. Paper-covered slipcases are clean (a couple of pale water droplet marks to edge of third slipcase), slight edge wear. Heritage Club "Sandglass" pamphlet included. 2538 pages total. 026506

Price: 65.00 USD
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Military Career of Napoleon the Great, Gibbs, Montgomery B.
214 Military Career of Napoleon the Great
Gibbs, Montgomery B.
Chicago/Akron/New York The Werner Company 1899 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean toast brown boards with portrait of standing Napoleon on cover, black lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying; mere hint of wear at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name and date on front free endpaper. 514 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. 8vo. 011819

Price: 20.00 USD
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Perpetual Motion, Gibson, Graeme
215 Perpetual Motion
Gibson, Graeme
Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A. St Martins Pr 1983 0-312-60132-8 / 9780312601324 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 283 pgs. Clean dustjacket has one 3/4" closed tear at base of rear flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Set in southern Ontario in the late 19th century, this novel chronicles the fortunes of a man driven by the idea of inventing a perpetual motion machine. 8 Vo. Fiction. 012232

Price: 14.00 USD
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Headwaters of the Mississippi - Comprising Biographical Sketches of Early and Recent Explorers of the Great River, and a Full Account of the Discovery and Location of its True Source in a Lake Beyond Itasca, Glazier, Captain Willard
216 Headwaters of the Mississippi - Comprising Biographical Sketches of Early and Recent Explorers of the Great River, and a Full Account of the Discovery and Location of its True Source in a Lake Beyond Itasca
Glazier, Captain Willard
Chicago / New York Rand McNally & Company 1893 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Copyright date 1892; date on title page 1893. Decorated dark blue-green cloth boards with gold and silver illustration on cover (map of Lake Glazier and Lake Itasca), gold shield title box and Indian paddling canoe on spine, black lakes map illustration on rear board. Beveled board edges. Slight wear to corners and spine edges. Light soiling (a few very tiny spots). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean with clean floral endpapers; neatly ink-stamped previous owner name on blank front fly leaf. Frontis portrait of Willard Glazier with tissue guard. 527 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates, map. Beautiful solid book. 024484

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Nuremberg Trial and Aggressive War, Glueck, Sheldon
217 The Nuremberg Trial and Aggressive War
Glueck, Sheldon
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1946 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean light brown cloth boards with red lettering and small decoration on cover, red lettering and small decoration on spine. Tiny closed tear to cloth at top spine edge (1/4"). No other wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Foreword by Robert H. Jackson, Supreme Court Justice of the United States. 121 pages. Dust jacket is age-toned, not price clipped, shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), closed tear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024684

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Pennsylvania Reader, Goho, Stephen O.
218 The Pennsylvania Reader
Goho, Stephen O.
American Book Co. 1897 Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean tan cloth boards with decorative title box, bright gilt lettering on cover, gilt lettering and small decoration on spine. No fraying, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no foxing. No names, bookplates or marks. 207 pgs. Illustrated throughout with engravings. An exceptionally nice copy of this book. 008989

Price: 25.00 USD
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Forgotten Pioneer, Golden, Harry
219 Forgotten Pioneer
Golden, Harry
Cleveland / New York World Publishing 1963 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Leonard Vosburgh, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with small brown illustration on cover, black lettering will small illustration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Leonard Vosburgh. 157 pages + Bibliography. Dust jacket is not price clipped (4.00 on front inside flap), very tiny chip at top edge of front panel (1/4" depth). Author's photo and brief bio on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023220

Price: 20.00 USD
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Forgotten Pioneer, Golden, Harry
220 Forgotten Pioneer
Golden, Harry
Cleveland / New York World Publishing 1963 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket Leonard Vosburgh, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped dustjacket. Beige cloth boards with small illustration in brown on cover and spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Offset (brown shadow) to a few pages from an enclosed newspaper article reviewing the book. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by Leonard Vosburgh. 157 pp. + bibliography. Clean illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of the old-time pack peddlers who walked the countryside in America from the earliest beginnings of our country until the mid-1920's. 020777

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