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Conquest of the Tropics - The Story of the Creative Enterprises conducted by the United Fruit Company, Adams, Frederick Upham
1 Conquest of the Tropics - The Story of the Creative Enterprises conducted by the United Fruit Company
Adams, Frederick Upham
Garden City, NY Doubleday, Page & Company 1914 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition. Green cloth boards with stamped gold lettering and blind-stamped decoration, clean unchipped color paste-on illustration on cover. Gold lettering and banana decoration on spine. Very light soiling. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with decorated endpapers (small ink-stamp of former owner at top edge of front free and fixed endpaper). Illustrated with black and white photographs, maps. 368 pages with index. 023392

Price: 35.00 USD
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Keyhole - Inn-Sights: An Uninhibited Peek Into the Hotel World, Coffman, C. DeWitt and John Keasler
2 Keyhole - Inn-Sights: An Uninhibited Peek Into the Hotel World
Coffman, C. DeWitt and John Keasler
Englewood Cliffs Prentice Hall 1972 0-13-514836-7 / 9780135148365 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Don Wright, Illustrator 
First Edition. Clean red cloth boards with metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking, very slightly cocked. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 207 pgs. with cartoons by Don Wright. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has short closed edge tear at top front flap fold edge, slight fading to spine, not price clipped (later price mark entered in red ink next to publisher's). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Hilarious insights gathered together in this uninhibited look at the hotel business written by a top industry spokesman and popular syndicated columnist. As the author puts it: "The inn is a home for strangers and strangers can get fairly strange." 8vo. Hotels. 016643

Price: 25.00 USD
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Windows at Tiffany's: The Art of Gene Moore, Gene; Goldman, Judith Moore
3 Windows at Tiffany's: The Art of Gene Moore
Gene; Goldman, Judith Moore
New York H. N. Abrams 1980 081091655X / 9780810916555 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unchipped dust jacket. Large book - approximate size: 10-1/2" x 13". Very clean gray cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean. Clean black endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 213 illustrations, including 66 plates in full color. 224 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, unclipped. 025912

Price: 32.00 USD
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Love is a 4 Legged Word, Leeds, Robert X.
4 Love is a 4 Legged Word
Leeds, Robert X.
Nevada Epic Publishing Co. 2001 0-9674025-2-2 / 9780967402529 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 286 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of Robert Leed's quest to make pet boarding a more pleasant experience for pets by starting The American Pet Motel. 8vo. Dogs. 016595

Price: 10.00 USD
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Anatomy of the Wine Trade - Abe's Sardines and Other Stories, Loftus, Simon
5 Anatomy of the Wine Trade - Abe's Sardines and Other Stories
Loftus, Simon
New York Harper & Row 1985 0060157852 / 9780060157852 Stated First U.S. Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First U.S. Edition with full number line on copyright page, in clean dust jacket. Clean brown boards with burgundy cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound; pages are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 179 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped at top corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A witty, lively look at the ancient and complicated business of selling wine. "His cleverly drawn portraits and amusing scenes will delight and entertain even those who drink Diet Coke with dinner." - Anthony Dias Blue 025865

Price: 20.00 USD
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A Random Walk Down Wall Street - The Time-Tested Strategy for Successful Investing, Malkiel, Burton G.
6 A Random Walk Down Wall Street - The Time-Tested Strategy for Successful Investing
Malkiel, Burton G.
New York W. W. Norton 2007 0393062457 / 9780393062458 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First printing (full number line on copyright page) of the Revised edition (2007). Very clean book and dust jacket, as new condition. Maroon boards with black spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear, binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 414 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025914

Price: 15.00 USD
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Packaging Power, Margulies, Walter P.
7 Packaging Power
Margulies, Walter P.
Cleveland World Publishing 1970 Stated First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean red boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover, white spine with red lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean (slight yellowing to page edges). Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with glossy black and white plates. 160 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped; some age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A definitive book on packaging for the advertising and marketing professional. 025607

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Eatons: The Rise and Fall of Canada's Royal Family, McQueen, Rod
8 The Eatons: The Rise and Fall of Canada's Royal Family
McQueen, Rod
Toronto Stoddart 1998 0-7737-3120-2 / 9780773731202 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, with full number line on copyright page. Clean dark blue boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, with Eaton family tree on endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 320 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 016473

Price: 20.00 USD
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The World is Mine, Rand, Clayton and Robert Smitley
9 The World is Mine
Rand, Clayton and Robert Smitley
New York Fleet Publishing Corp. 1958 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (slightest hint of light foxing on endpapers). Previous owner name and date on lower corner of rear free endpaper. Last two blank pages have small corner clip at lower right corner. 380 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped (4.95 on front inside flap), some rubbing, light edgewear and tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An absorbing history of moneymaking and speculation through the ages, from the Roman Panic of 33 A.D. to the present period of nuclear fear and world apprehension. 023611

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Safari Chronicles, Rick Butts
10 The Safari Chronicles
Rick Butts
Safari Gear 1998 0966098110 / 9780966098112 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
SIGNED first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Mike - Golden Retrievers make the world go around! - Rick Butts." 201 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Desperate after losing his corporate job and family, Jim accepts the offer of a mysterious 150 year-old British group, the Safari Adventure Company. Leaving the corporate world behind, he meets a man who becomes his mentor and leads him on an odyssey into the deepest jungles of Africa. First book of the "The Safari Chronicles Trilogy" - an adventure in personal development. 026296

Price: 18.00 USD
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Reaching for the Stars: The Making of Constellation Brands, Sands, Richard and Rob
11 Reaching for the Stars: The Making of Constellation Brands
Sands, Richard and Rob
Napa, California Val De Grace Books 2008 0981742505 / 9780981742502 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
As new condition, very clean book and dust jacket. Size approx. 10" x 11". Clean blue cloth boards with a sprinkling of stamped silver stars, bright stamped silver lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean color-illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with photographs. 277 pages + index. Clean dust jacket is unclipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024791

Price: 30.00 USD
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12 The Smoke Ring: Tobacco, Money & Multi-National Politics
Taylor, Peter
New York Pantheon 1984 0-394-53213-9 / 9780394532134 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean white boards with dark blue cloth spine, 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. 329 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Tobacco. 014851

Price: 10.00 USD
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