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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 English Gardening School - The Complete Master Course on Garden Planning and Landscape Design for the American Gardener, Alexander, Rosemary and Anthony du Gard Pasley
2 The English Gardening School - The Complete Master Course on Garden Planning and Landscape Design for the American Gardener
Alexander, Rosemary and Anthony du Gard Pasley
New York Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1987 1-55584-031-0 / 9781555840310 First Fine Near Fine Jacket 
"First American Edition" stated on copyright page with full number line, in clean unchipped jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean rust brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 223 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings and full color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The English gardening School at the famed Chelsea Physic Garden, London, is highly regarded for its courses in amateur and professional landscape gardening. Now, for the first time, this course is available, fully adapted for the American climate, conditions and indigenous plantings, for the American gardener. 018915

Price: 22.00 USD
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In Search of Ghosts, Day, James Wentworth
3 In Search of Ghosts
Day, James Wentworth
London Frederick Muller 1969 First Hardcover Fine Very Good++ Jacket Alexy Pendle, Illustrator 
First edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean, unfaded dark blue cloth boards withg bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Line drawings by Alexy Pendle. 208 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, slight wear at top spine edge, not price clipped, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author has stayed in more than 30 haunted houses in Britain and collected personal experiences of the supernatural from all sorts and conditions of people - owners of great country mansions, university dons, farmers, hunt servants, gamekeepers, deer-stalkers, Scottish crofters and Canadian fur trappers. More than that, he has seen ghosts himself, and includes here his vision of a ghostly cavalry charge in Flanders during the First World War. 023979

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Canoeing Central New York, Ehling, William P.
4 Canoeing Central New York
Ehling, William P.
Woodstock, Vermont Backcountry Publications 1982 0942440013 / 9780942440010 Paperback Near Fine 
Clean, solid softcover book. Size approx. 7-1/2" x 9". Clean illustrated cover with red and white lettering on both cover and spine. No creasing, chipping or curling. Binding is tight, pages are clean. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs, maps. Well laid out descriptions of put-in and take-out, obstacles and distances, water conditions. 171 pages with glossary. 027686

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Monochrome Society, Etzioni, Amitai
5 The Monochrome Society
Etzioni, Amitai
Princeton/Oxford Princeton University Press 2001 0-691-07090-3 / 9780691070902 First Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with metallic lettering on spine. No fraying or wear; tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 309 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Social Conditions. 015417

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A Modern Demonology, Getlein, Frank
6 A Modern Demonology
Getlein, Frank
New York Clarkson N. Potter, Inc. 1961 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Robert Osborn, Illustrator 
Clean charcoal gray cloth boards with blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean red illustrated endpapers. 236 pgs. Illustrations throughout. 009849

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7 Praying for Sheetrock: A Work of Nonfiction
Greene, Melissa Faye
Addison Wesley Publishing Co. 1991 0-201-55048-2 / 9780201550481 First Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Clean blue-gray boards with white cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 337 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A true account of the political realities of race relations in the south, particularly in McIntosh County, Georgia, in the 1970's. 008846

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V.V.'s Eyes, Harrison, Henry Sydnor
8 V.V.'s Eyes
Harrison, Henry Sydnor
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1913 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket R.M. Crosby, illustrator 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in original dust jacket illustrated by R. M. Crosby. Beige-green cloth boards with green lettering and line border on cover, green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, some fading to upper corner of rear board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; faint previous owner name on back of frontispiece. Four illustrations by R.M. Crosby. Dustjacket is quite clean, has edge chipping and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel concerning the position of women in society, factory conditions, and charitable giving, with a beautiful heroine, who is learning for the first time in her life that things are not always what they seem. 021683

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Singlehanded Sailing: The Experiences and Techniques of the Lone Voyagers, Henderson, Richard
9 Singlehanded Sailing: The Experiences and Techniques of the Lone Voyagers
Henderson, Richard
Camden, Maine International Marine Publishing Company 1976 0877420629 / 9780877420620 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean navy blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and drawings by the author. 304 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, has edge wear with very short closed edge tears, and a couple of small edge chips; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This book examines every aspect of ocean and coastal sailing from the point of view of the lone sailor, from the design, construction, and fitting out of boats appropriate for single-handling to the handling of the boat alone under both normal and adverse conditions. 027236

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Icebound in Antarctica, Lewis, David & Mimi George
10 Icebound in Antarctica
Lewis, David & Mimi George
New York W. W. Norton 1988 0-393-02487-3 / 9780393024876 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean dark blue boards with lighter blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper, no other marks. 242 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped on inner front flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author sailed to Antarctica in wnter with five other people to become intentionally incebound and study the behavior of seals, penguins, and birds in winter conditions, observe the icepack, and map the terrain. 8vo. Antarctica. 014048

Price: 12.00 USD
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11 The Notebooks of Sologdin
Panin, Dimitri
New York/London Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1973 0-15-166995-3 / 9780151669950 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition, with publisher's review slip laid in. Clean unfaded black boards with clean beige cloth spine, gold and black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, no names, writing or bookplates, with slight offset (brown shadow) from newspaper clipping which was enclosed. Clean unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with one tiny closed tear at top edge of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The author gives his own account of life in death camps in the Soviet Union. 8vo. Biography. 016790

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12 An Introduction to Power Boat Cruising
Pike, Dag
New York Hearst Marine Books 1989 0-688-08913-5 / 9780688089139 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
227 pgs. Fine in Nr Fine DJ Very clean blue boards with silver lettering on spine. Binding tight & square, pages clean and bright. No names or writing inside.Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, with a tiny bit of wear at one corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Shows you the ropes of practical motorboat handling and management, basic navigation, boat handling at sea, understanding weather conditions, and more. 8vo. Boats. 003917

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13 The New Gilded Age: The New Yorker Looks at the Culture of Affluence
Remnick, David
New York Random House 2000 0-375-50541-5 / 9780375505416 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean pale gold boards with ivory cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 432 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Social Condition. 007919

Price: 12.00 USD
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14 The Mentor - England Under War Conditions, Serial No. 173 February 15, 1919
The Mentor Magazine ( E. M. Newman)
New York Mentor Association 1919 Paper/Magazine Very Good 
12+ pgs. VG Clean wraps, with a little cracking along bottom portion of spine and minor chipping at corners. Illustrated text, plus 2 separate gravures: "A Community Potato Oven" and "A Bank in Venice Protected Against Attack" (this last one is misplaced from a Mentor issue on "Italy Under War Conditions". 5 of the original 6 gravures are missing. The ones included are in excellent condition.. 8vo. Magazine. 003000

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15 Authentic Development in Africa
Walker, Brian W.
New York, New York, U.S.A. Foreign Policy Association 1986 0-87124-102-1 / 9780871241023 First Soft Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean softcover book. No creasing, curling, or chipping. Name and address label on rear cover. 70 pgs. illustrated with photographs. 8 vo.. Africa. 010345

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