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The Automobile Club of Egypt: A novel, Alaa Al Aswany
1 The Automobile Club of Egypt: A novel
Alaa Al Aswany
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2015 0307957217 / 9780307957214 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First U.S. Edition in brand new condition. Very clean yellow boards with deeper yellow cloth spine bright gold lettering on spine. No wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. 475 pages. Clean bright dust jacket has no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026206

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Pinball Murders, Black, Thomas
2 The Pinball Murders
Black, Thomas
New York Reynal & Hitchcock 1947 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with crisp red lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front paste-down. No other marks. 187 pages. Dust jacket is quite clean, no chips or tears, slight edge wear, corner price clip at top of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An "Al Delaney" detective mystery. It all begins one morning in the Giles Redman Detective Agency when Wilbur Shore, a little guy with big tearful eyes, begs Delaney to find his gorgeous blonde wife. What starts as a routine disappearance case soon leads to a pinball machine that deals out murder. 027846

Price: 30.00 USD
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Over the Edge: The True Story of Four American climbers' kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia, Child, Greg
3 Over the Edge: The True Story of Four American climbers' kidnap and Escape in the Mountains of Central Asia
Child, Greg
New York Villard Books 2002 0-375-50609-8 / 9780375506093 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with clean red spine, black 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 wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. In August of 2000, four American climbers in the Pamir-Alai mountain range of Kyrgyzstan were taken at gunpoint by fanatical militants of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) which is linked to Osama bin Laden's Al Qaeda network. Large 8vo. Adventure. 013224

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The Assault on Reason, Gore, Al
4 The Assault on Reason
Gore, Al
New York The Penguin Press 2007 1594201226 / 9781594201226 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition, with full number line on copyright page. Clean charcoal gray board with gold stamped author initials on cover, bright gold stamped lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; no names, writing or marks. 308 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A visionary analysis of how the politics of fear, secrecy, cronyism, and blind fait has combined with the degradation of the public sphere to create an environment which is hostile to reason. 017559

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The First Family Paper Doll and Cut Out Book, Jim; Boswell, John Fitzgerald
5 The First Family Paper Doll and Cut Out Book
Jim; Boswell, John Fitzgerald
Dell Books 1982 0440526329 / 9780440526322 Fourth Printing Paperback Near Fine 
A large paper doll & cut-out book of the Reagans as first family - including Ron and Patti. All present, clean and in perfect condition. Includes Nancy and Ronald Reagan, son Ron Reagan and daughter Patti with illustrations by Al Kilgore. 024857

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Columbo Collection, Link, William
6 The Columbo Collection
Link, William
Norfolk, Virginia Crippen & Landru Publishers 2010 1616647507 / 9781616647506 Unknown Fine Fine Jacket Al Hirschfeld, Illustrator 
As new hardcover book and dust jacket. Clean unfaded black boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 261 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is illustrated with a drawing of Columbo by the great Al Hirschfeld. Unchipped, no wear, no tears, unclipped; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027473

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Great Commanders And Their Battles, Livesey, Anthony
7 Great Commanders And Their Battles
Livesey, Anthony
New York Macmillan 1987 0025734105 / 9780025734104 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line) in clean unchipped dust jacket. Very clean silver-gray cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Size approx. 10" x 12". Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean dark green endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Foreword by General Sir John Hackett. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white with photographs, art, drawings and maps. 200 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Twenty famous victories, won by history's outstanding field commanders. Spanning more than 2,000 years of warfare, from Al;exanderthe Great'striumph against the Persians in 331 BC to Moshe Dayan's Sinai campaign of 1956. 025768

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Flying The Midnight Sun - The Exploration of Antarctica by Air, Muenchen, Al
8 Flying The Midnight Sun - The Exploration of Antarctica by Air
Muenchen, Al
New York David McKay 1972 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean midnight blue cloth boards with small gold decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean gold endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 164 pages with index. Beautifully illustrated with drawings by the author. 164 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, has slanted crease on front panel. Rear panel is photo of author standing near Scott's hut on Ross Island, with the should of Mt. Erebus rising in the background. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of Antarctica and its exploration by air, and the fliers and explorers who have risked their lives in its skies. 026621

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Here, There & Everywhere, Nordlinger, Jay
9 Here, There & Everywhere
Nordlinger, Jay
New York National Review Books 2007 0975899821 / 9780975899823 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unchipped dust jacket - as new condition. Clean dark green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 505 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unworn, no chips, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book that is witty, grabbing and fun - in which the author visits unusual towns, universities - even music camps. He delves into politics, then profiles a number of personalties, including George W. Bush,. Condoleezza Rice, Al Sharpton, Rosie O'Donnell, and more. He sends dispatches from Europe (East and West) and the Middle East. He writes on golf, and music. We meet Tiger Woods, Ben Hogan, Luciano Pavarotti, and many others. 025075

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Westward Ha! - or Around the World in Eighty Cliches, Perelman, S. J.
10 Westward Ha! - or Around the World in Eighty Cliches
Perelman, S. J.
New York Simon & Schuster 1948 Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Al Hirschfield, Illustrator 
Stated Second Printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean bright yellow cloth boards with small illustration on cover, pink title box with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Wonderfully illustrated with drawings by Al Hirschfield. 159 pages. Clean dust jacket has slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A humorous travel book that will keep you laughing. 027185

Price: 20.00 USD
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Around the World in 50 Years, Podell, Albert
11 Around the World in 50 Years
Podell, Albert
New York St. Martin's Press (Thomas Dunne Books) 2015 1250051983 / 9781250051981 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Very clean red boards with crisp black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Frank - Whose friendship over the decades has been very meaningful and special to me. - Al Podell." Illustrated with black and white photographs. 354 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (26.99/31.50 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Collectible quality signed first edition. Inspiring story of an ordinary guy who achievedtwo great goals that others told him were impossible. He sest a record for the longest automobile journey ever made around the world, and visited every country on earth. A remarkable and meaningful tale of quiet courage, dogged persistence, undying determination, and an uncanny ability to escape from one perilous situation after another. 023534

Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Everything We Had: An Oral History of The Vietnam War By Thirty-three American Soldiers Who Fought It
Santoli, Al
New York Random House 1981 0-394-51269-3 / 9780394512693 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean yellow boards with gold lettering on cover, black cloth spine with gold lettering. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. P/O name on front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, has a few small closed edge tears, a little wear at bottom of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Vietnam. 004161

Price: 10.00 USD
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Dictionary of the American Indian, Stoutenburgh, John Jr.
13 Dictionary of the American Indian
Stoutenburgh, John Jr.
Bonanza Books 1960 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Reprint edition (1960) in clean dust jacket. Clean yellow cloth boards with black lettering and small decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small label at base of front free endpaper from "American Indian Books, Athens, AL". 459 pages. Clean dust jacket has slight edge wear, short closed tears at flap folds. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024265

Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Vietnam Doctor
Turpin, Dr. James W. With Al Hirshberg
McGraw Hill Book Co. 1966 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Very clean dark blue boards with clean beige spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. INSCRIBED and signed by author in the following manner: "Any man's death diminishes me - J. Donne - Jim Turpin, M.D. - Project Concern". Illustrated with photographs. NY State Jaycee Distinguished Service Awards Luncheon brochure honoring Dr. Jim Turpin enclosed (photograph of Turpin on brochure). Dustjacket is clean and bright, has not been price clipped, is unchipped with a mere hint of wear at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 006306

Price: 25.00 USD
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