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Scattered Like Seeds, Dallal, Shaw J.
1 Scattered Like Seeds
Dallal, Shaw J.
Syracuse, NY Syracuse University Press 1998 0-8156-0553-6 / 9780815605539 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, signed by author. Very clean rust orange cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Remainder mark to bottom page edges. Inscribed and SIGNED by author on title page: "3/12/03 - Professor Pat Longstaff and Jim - In Friendship - Shaw J. Dallal." Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. 335 pgs. Historical novel that tells the story of one Palestinian-American uprooted by the Arab-Israeli conflict. 6" x 9". Historical Fiction. 016980

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The Same Scourge, Goldthorpe, John
2 The Same Scourge
Goldthorpe, John
New York G. P. Putnam's 1956 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with blue-black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean, with slight dust-speckling to edges. Endpapers intact; no names, writing or marks. 311 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, small chips at base of spine, wear to spine corners. Photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A story of the Roman occupation of Palestine and the crucifiction of Christ. 8vo. Religion. 013670

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The Same Scourge, Goldthorpe, John
3 The Same Scourge
Goldthorpe, John
New York G. P. Putnam's 1956 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Hint of slightest edge wear to base spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 311 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny edge chips and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "A story that portrays at once Roman power and Jewish intransigence, military pomp and the Message of Peace, much cruelty and the new humanity among men, fierce desires and self-abnegation, the pride of Jew and Roman alike and the conquering humility of the Man." A story of the Roman occupation of Palestine. 8vo. Religion. 015526

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4 A Naturalist in Palestine
Howells, Victor
London Andrew Melrose 1956 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 13 drawings by the author, 29 photographs and one map. 180 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edgewear and one small closed tear at top of rear panel (under 1/2"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Natural History. 008010

Price: 15.00 USD
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Maps and Shadows, Jopek, Krysia
5 Maps and Shadows
Jopek, Krysia
Los Angeles Aquila Polonica 2010 1607720078 / 9781607720072 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First edition, inscribed and SIGNED by author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean white boards with dark blue cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean blue endpapers. Inscribed on half-title page by author: "John, Thanks for your reading! Best wishes, Krysia Jopek 3.27.11". 151 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Well known poet's debut novel - historical novel - a World War II odyssey that spans the map from Poland to Siberia, on divergent paths to Persia, Palestine and Italy, to Uzbekistan and Africa, converinging in England and finally settling in America, the family endures...and ultimately triumphs. 025591

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Who? Me??, Matmor, Yoram
6 Who? Me??
Matmor, Yoram
New York Simon & Schuster 1969 671-20503-X First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean beige cloth board with red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 191 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has small name written on inner front flap, match-head size chip at base of rear panel, a few very short closed edge tears at top of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A much-praised Israeli novel. "At the center of it all is Zuta, who arrived in Palestine from Eastern Europe during the last days of the mandate and is thus something of a war veteran. He is a poet by inclination, and a card-carrying member of a crazed Jewish bohemia, who prefers to make love to war, and somehow contrives to do both." (from back of dustjacket). 8vo. Fiction. 011351

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A Harmony of the Gospels for Historical Study - An Analytical Synopsis of the Four Gospels, Stevens, Wm. Arnold; Ernest De Witt Burton
7 A Harmony of the Gospels for Historical Study - An Analytical Synopsis of the Four Gospels
Stevens, Wm. Arnold; Ernest De Witt Burton
New York Charles Scribner 1905 Later printing Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Bumping to one corner, light soiling to rear board. Binding is tight, no cracking; foxing to first few pages, followed by clean text pages. No names, writing or marks. Frontispiece is color map of Palestine.283 pp. 019874

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