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1 Yearbook of Agriculture 1928

Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office 1929 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated with photographs, maps and charts. 1145 pgs. with index. 8vo. Agriculture. 006572

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2 China Run
Ball, David
New York Simon & Schuster 2002 0-7432-2743-3 / 9780743227438 First Hard Cover Near FIne Fine Jacket 
Very clean bright yellow boards, black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Tiny hint of a bump to one corner. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 384 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. When the Chinese government wants to take back the baby that an American woman has just adopted, she goes on the run with no knowledge of Chinese andthe full power of a police state against her. 8vo. Fiction. 008393

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The Libyan Arena: The United States, Britain, and the Council of Foreign Ministers, 1945-1948, BIlls, Scott L.
3 The Libyan Arena: The United States, Britain, and the Council of Foreign Ministers, 1945-1948
BIlls, Scott L.
Kent, Ohio/London The Kent State University Press 1997 0-87338-511-X / 9780873385114 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean dust jacket. Very clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean red endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 209 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Middle East. 012048

Price: 12.00 USD
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Mister Moses, Catto, Max
4 Mister Moses
Catto, Max
New York William Morrow 1961 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original jacket. Marbled green boards with yellow cloth spine, black lettering on spine. Hint of fading to board edges; very light dust soiling to spine. Binding is tight & square, no bumping or wear. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 218 pp. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, unchipped, tiny closed tear at upper rear spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel set in Africa, where a certain valley is soon to be flooded by the opening of a new dam--and where a District Officer is having his problems persuading the natives to leave their home for a tract of land set aside by the French government. Then Joe Moses arrives on the scene. A unique adventure ensues, as Mister Moses leads the natives on a forty-day trek through the jungle never for a moment without danger, excitement or hilarity. Made into a movie (1965) starring Robert Mitchum. 019317

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The Boss: An Essay Upon the Art of Governing American Cities, Champernowne, Henry
5 The Boss: An Essay Upon the Art of Governing American Cities
Champernowne, Henry
New York Geo. H. Richmond & Co. 1894 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Green cloth boards with paper label on spine (unchipped). Very light soiling. No fraying or edgewear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean and bright. 243 pgs. 12 Mo. Political. 008434

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The Bat that Flits, Collins, Norman
6 The Bat that Flits
Collins, Norman
New York / Boston Duell, Sloan, & Pierce / Little Brown 1952 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First U.S. Edition. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering and small illustration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 246 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few tiny closed edge tears and mere hint of edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A thriller involving bacteriological warfare at a government station for research in the West Country of Cornwall. 018654

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Old Touraine (2 Volumes Complete) - The Life and History of the Famous Chateaux of France, Cook, Theodore Andrea
7 Old Touraine (2 Volumes Complete) - The Life and History of the Famous Chateaux of France
Cook, Theodore Andrea
New York James Pott & Co. 1901 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean and lovely two-volume set in original sturdy cloth dust jackets, with red ribbon page markers. Decorated American trade bindings. Very clean unfaded blue cloth boards with gold coat of arms and line border on covers, coat of arms decoration and gold lettering on spines. No bumping or wear. Bindings are tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Frontis illustration in each volume with clean printed tissue guard. Beautiful illustrations throughout both volumes with photographs of chateaux in France and their people. Volume I - 326 pages with index, fold-out geneology chart (chart nearly separated at one fold). Volume 2 - 314 pages with index and fold-out map near rear of book (Map of the Valley of the Loire for "Old Touraine" from the French Government Ordnance Survey in perfect condition). Both dust jackets are in excellent condition, of dark blue stiff cloth with gold decoration and lettering on spine, no tears, fading or chips. 023327

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Hydrography of the American Isthmus, Davis, Arthur Powell
8 Hydrography of the American Isthmus
Davis, Arthur Powell
Washington DC U.S. Government Printing Office 1903 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean dark green pebbled cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean endpapers, all text pages clean (small number written and stamped near base of title page). Illustrated with many photographs, graphs, maps (one fold-out and one double-page map "Rainfall Map of Nicaragua Canal Region). Small Publisher's "Note" tipped in (errata slip). Bottom page edges stamped "Property of United States Government". Book size: 8" x 11-1/2". A study of the Hydrography of Central America leading up to the construction of the Panama Canal. 022584

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The Hunter and The Trap, Fast, Howard
9 The Hunter and The Trap
Fast, Howard
New York Dial Press 1968 Third Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Third printing in original unclipped jacket. Clean boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Hint of fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 215 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (4.50 on front inside flap), Light surface rubbing and a few short closed edge tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. On a huge, isolated reserve which is the setting of "The Trap", a group of dedicated scientists with vast government support created a controlled environment divorced from the errors and sins of our culture, where superior children can be reared to become super people, where children develop the ability to read minds, project thought, and thus alter not only their own artificial environment but the lives of the citizens "outside." 023223

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There's nothing in the middle of the Road But Yellow Stripes and Dead Armadillos, Hightower, Jim
10 There's nothing in the middle of the Road But Yellow Stripes and Dead Armadillos
Hightower, Jim
New York Harper Collins 1997 0-06-018766-2 / 9780060187668 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket Signed
Second printing, signed by author, in clean dust jacket. Very clean black boards with gray spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Very small faint black spot on front free endpaper (size of large pea). Inscribed and SIGNED by author on title page. 292 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author focuses his sharp Texas wit, populist passion, and native smarts on America's political, economic, scientific, and media establishments. 012788

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Bad Blood: The Scandalous Story of the Tuskegee experiment--when Government Doctors Played God and Science Went Mad, Jones, James H.
11 Bad Blood: The Scandalous Story of the Tuskegee experiment--when Government Doctors Played God and Science Went Mad
Jones, James H.
Free Press 1981 0-02-916670-5 / 9780029166703 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean unfaded maroon cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 272 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few small edge nicks and very short closed edge tears, slight vertical surface wrinkle due to manufacturing on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Authentic and appalling study of government syphilis medical research on 400 African American men from 1932 to 1972. 8vo. Black History. 015492

Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Profiles in Courage for Our Time
Kennedy, Caroline, Editor
New York Hyperion 2002 0-7868-6793-0 / 9780786867936 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean navy blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Red endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 353 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Political. 007439

Price: 10.00 USD
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13 The American President
Kunhardt, Philp B. Jr.; Philip B. Kunhardt III;; Peter W. Kunhardt
New York Riverhead Books 1999 0-965-30431-0 / 9780965304313 Second Printing Soft Cover Very Good+ 
Clean softcover book with just a hint of edgewear, no curling or creasing. Binding tight, pages clean. P/O name on half-title page. 481 pgs. Illustrated with color and black & white photographs. 9" x 10-3/4". History. WARD01707

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Archeological Investigations in the Parita and Santa Maria Zones of Panama (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology - Bulletin 193), Ladd, John
14 Archeological Investigations in the Parita and Santa Maria Zones of Panama (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology - Bulletin 193)
Ladd, John
Washington DC U.S. Government Printing Office 1964 First Hardcover Near Fine No Dust jacket 
Clean olive green cloth boards with gold circular Smithsonian Institution logo on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with plates, charts and maps. 291 pages with index. A report based on an analysis of the ceramic remains of five prehistoric sites located near the Santa Maria and Parita Rivers of Western Panama, excavated by two expeditions in 1948 and 1952. 022583

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Rest They Need, Lyons, Herbert
15 The Rest They Need
Lyons, Herbert
New York Dial Press 1950 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean charcoal gray boards with clean unfaded red cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 375 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A major novel about Americans at work - about those who work in the world-in-itself that Americans call "The Office" - a world with its own morality, its own complex system of government, its own code of honor. 025168

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Seeing Russia, Newman, E. M.
16 Seeing Russia
Newman, E. M.
New York and London Funk & Wagnalls Company 1928 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original jacket. Clean green cloth boards with bright gold decoration and lettering on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. (Some spotting to spine from reaction with paper jacket). No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Over 300 illustrations from original photographs. 396 pp. with index. Dustjacket is clean (slight age-toning), has a few small edge chips and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A remarkable narrative of the author's ten-thousand-mile journey through Soviet Russia. Illustrated with the first uncensored photographs to go out of Russia after the Soviet Government was established. 020623

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Irish, O'Hanlon, Thomas J.
17 The Irish
O'Hanlon, Thomas J.
Harper & Row 1975 0-06-013238-8 / 9780060132385 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Photographs By Frank Monaco 
Stated First Edition. Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean green endpapers. 316 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Gift quality, collectible book. 8vo. Ireland. 012251

Price: 14.00 USD
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18 The "Clinton" Sands in Canton, Dover, Massillon, and Navarre Quadrangles, Ohio (Geological Survey Bulletin 1003-A)
Pepper, James F., Wallace De Witt, Jr. And Gail M. Everhart
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office 1953 First Hard Cover Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 15 pgs. with index + 7 maps on rear pocket, all in clean fine condition. 8vo. Geology. 011903

Price: 50.00 USD
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Reflections of a Radical Moderate, Richardson, Elliot
19 Reflections of a Radical Moderate
Richardson, Elliot
New York Pantheon 1996 0679428208 / 9780679428206 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue boards with blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 285 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. "Every American who cares about this country--every one of us who is proud of what it has achieved and looks forward to what it may yet attain--shares responsibility for keeping its values alive." - from the book 027952

Price: 18.00 USD
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The Terrors of Justice, Stans, Maurice H.
20 The Terrors of Justice
Stans, Maurice H.
New York Everest House 1979 0-89696-020-X / 9780896960206 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, Third Printing, SIGNED by author. Clean yellow-gold cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, signed by the author on front free endpaper: "Best Wishes - Maurice H. Stans." 478 pgs. with index. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few very tiny edge nicks. Enclsoed in enw archival quality mylar cover. How abuses during the Watergate witchhunt by the press, prosecutors, and politicans assaulted the civil rights and personal lives of innocent victims and damaged public confidence in government. 016401

Price: 30.00 USD
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