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Back to Arcady, Allen, Frank Waller
1 Back to Arcady
Allen, Frank Waller
Boston Herbert B. Turner & Company 1905 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition, with "Published October, 1905" on copyright page, 1905 on title page. Decorated binding - green cloth boards with white and green sundial and roses illustration with green and white floral motif border. Unchipped stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Very light soiling - ink stroke to spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated endpapers (tiny date on rear fixed endpaper), gilt top page edges. No names, writing or bookplates. Tiny spots of wear to spine corners. 157 pp. with page decorations throughout; four beautiful tipped in black and white illustrations. 020585

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2 Anthony Browne's King Kong
Browne, Anthony
Atlanta Turner Publishing Inc. 1994 1-57036-107-X / 9781570361074 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges clean and bright. No names or marks. 92 pages, with wonderful color illustrations throughout. From the story conceived by Edgar Wallace & Merian C. Cooper. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, with tiny bit of wear at spine corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Folio. Children's. 006011

Price: 12.00 USD
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My Life and The Times, Catledge, Turner
3 My Life and The Times
Catledge, Turner
New York Harper & Row 1971 First Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Very clean red cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean gold endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 319 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Memoir by the man who ran the world's most powerful newspaper. 016713

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Hoop Dreams: A True Story of Hardship & Triumph, Joravsky, Ben
4 Hoop Dreams: A True Story of Hardship & Triumph
Joravsky, Ben
Atlanta, GA Turner Publishing 1995 1570361533 / 9781570361531 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page in clean unclipped jacket. Clean orange boards with small decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 301 pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped (22.95 on front inside flap), no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Award-winning journalist Ben Joravsky chronicles Arthur Agee and William Gates battle to reach the top in basketball -- their only escape from the grim streets of Chicago's West Side. Hoop Dreams began as a documentary film that tracked these two young men for almost five years as they struggled to turn their playground skills into the kind of basketball mastery that could earn them college scholarships. 020931

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5 Hoop Dreams: A True Story of Hardship and Triumph
Joravsky, Ben
Atlanta Turner Publishing Inc. 1995 1-57036-153-3 / 9781570361531 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean orange boards with small illustration on cover (lion), black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean black endpapers. 301 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 011205

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Light Years - Three Decades Photographing Among the Stars, Kirkland, Douglas
6 Light Years - Three Decades Photographing Among the Stars
Kirkland, Douglas
New York Thames and Hudson 1989 0-500-54154-X / 9780500541548 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket photographs by Douglas Kirkland 
Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 128 pgs. Elephant folio in size (12" x 16-3/4"). Clean unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, no tears. Illustrated with 128 beautiful photographs by Douglas Kirkland of famous stars, 100 of them in full color ( Marilyn Monroe, Catherine Deneuve, Kathleen Turner, Elizabeth Taylor, Lucille Ball, Sophia Loren, etc.) 017561

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Gettysburg, McPherson, James M.
7 Gettysburg
McPherson, James M.
Atlanta Turner Publishing Inc. 1993 1-878685-79-1 / 9781878685797 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Mort Kunstler, Illustrator 
Clean blue-black boards with clean gray spine, gold lettering on cover, dark blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 128 pgs. Beautifully illustrated with the paintings of Mort Kunstler, maps. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Companion book to the major motion picture, "Gettysburg." 9-1/2 x 11-1/2". Civil War. 016858

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Broken Waters, Packard, Frank L.
8 Broken Waters
Packard, Frank L.
New York A. L. Burt 1925 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
A. L. Burt edition in original illustrated dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold stamped lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 294 pages. Clean illustrated dust jacket has very slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The thrill of the Paris underworld and the spell of tropical islands combine to make this book of intrigue a page-turner from the very start. 025379

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9 The Rainbow Box
Sachs, Barbara Turner
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. Congdon & Weed 1984 0-86553-102-1 / 9780865531024 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean Rose colored cloth boards with blind stamped lettering on cover, black cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 249 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight wear at spine edges, tiny closed tears at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 010272

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The Philosopher's Kitchen - Recipes from Ancient Greece and Rome for the Modern Cook, Segan, Francine
10 The Philosopher's Kitchen - Recipes from Ancient Greece and Rome for the Modern Cook
Segan, Francine
New York Random House 2004 1400060990 / 9781400060993 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (first printing with correct number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean red boards with white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. As new condition. Pages and edges are clean and bright, clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautiful photographs by Tim Turner throughout the book, to go with inspiring recipes. 250 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. "Pleasure is the beginning and end of living happily," said the Greek philosopher Epicurus two thousand years ago. This is a cookbook that will surely bring pleasure, for both those who cook and those who dine. 026057

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Big Jim Turner, Stevens, James
11 Big Jim Turner
Stevens, James
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1948 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fading, hint of slightest surface wear to top and bottom spine edge, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 275 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), hint of slightest edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A story of a man living in the northwest, with a love for horses, the forests, and a devotion to poetry. 015709

Price: 18.00 USD
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Cross Country With Hounds, Stewart, F.A.
12 Cross Country With Hounds
Stewart, F.A.
London Collins 1936 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped dust jacket. Black cloth boards with bright silver lettering and small fox decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Large oblong book (10-1/4" x 15"). 96 pages, with twelve glossy colored plates, numerous black and white illustrations throughout. Dust jacket is not price clipped (21/-NET on front inside flap), clean, with some edge chips and closed edge tears. Enclosed in removable mylar. Wonderful stories of the hunt (twelve hunts throughout England) by various contributors, including A. Henry Higginson, Diana Turner, Captain T. G. Du Buisson, Hon. Ruth Dawnay, Rev. R. F. Drury, and more. Beautifully illustrated with hunting scenes from the English countryside. 023445

Price: 200.00 USD
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The Confessions of Nat Turner, Styron, William
13 The Confessions of Nat Turner
Styron, William
New York Random House 1967 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Immaculately clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 428 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, no fading. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A collectible quality first edition. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1967. 012584

Price: 70.00 USD
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The Racing Edge, Ted Turner; Gary Jobson
14 The Racing Edge
Ted Turner; Gary Jobson
New York Simon & Schuster 1979 0671244191 / 9780671244194 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Dark blue boards with light gray cloth spine, red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, very faint browning to edges. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 192 pages with index. Clean dust jacket has one v-shaped edge chip, is not price clipped, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Sailing techniques, tactics and philosophy of the America's Cup skipper and his tactician. No authors are more superbly qualified to teach you how to sail to win. 026581

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Wine Maker's Companion, Turner, B.C.A.; C. J. J. Berry
15 Wine Maker's Companion
Turner, B.C.A.; C. J. J. Berry
London Mills & Boon 1975 0263061159 / 9780263061154 Revised Edition Hardcover Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Revised edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean orange-brown boards with yellow lettering on spine. Damage to upper spine edge, otherwise no wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 221 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, closed tears at upper spine edge, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The fifth edition of the book that has been known for years as "The Winemaker's Bible". Sensible, practical wine-making recipes and cellar craft. 025861

Price: 10.00 USD
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1929, Turner, Frederick
16 1929
Turner, Frederick
New York Counterpoint 2003 1-58243-265-1 / 9781582432656 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with black spine, copper metallic lettering on spine. No bumping to corners, hint of slightest wear to spine edges. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 390 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped; slightest wear to one corner tip. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 014613

Price: 10.00 USD
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Beyond Geography: The Western Spirit Against the Wilderness, Turner, Frederick
17 Beyond Geography: The Western Spirit Against the Wilderness
Turner, Frederick
New York Viking Press 1980 0-670-16098-9 / 9780670160983 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
Clean beige boards with small gold illustration on cover; clean black cloth spine with gold and red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper: "For Nancy on her birthday - Frederick Turner - 3/80" -- no other marks. 329 pgs. with index. Clean, unchipped dustjacket is not price clipped, no wear, no tears, slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A brilliant reconstruction of the "spiritual history" that led up to the European domination and decimation of aboriginal cultures--native American tribes, Caribbean tribes, the Mayans. 8vo. History. 015218

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Victory Rode the Rails: The Strategic Place of the Railroads in the Civil War, Turner, George Edgar
18 Victory Rode the Rails: The Strategic Place of the Railroads in the Civil War
Turner, George Edgar
Lincoln, Nebraska Bison Books / University of Nebraska Press 1992 0803294239 / 9780803294233 First Paperback Fine 
First published in 1953 by Bobbs Merrill, this is the first printing of the Bison Books Edition. Very clean trade paperback. No creasing, chipping or fading. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs, maps. Introduction to the Bison Book Edition by Gary Gallagher. Maps by George Richard Turner. 419 pages with index. 027660

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