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1 Abbayes De Provence
Berenguier, Rooul
Paris Caisse Nationale Des Monuments Historiques 1960 Soft Cover Very Good+ 
Clean bright softcover book with no chipping or creasing. 46 pgs. Illustrated with drawings, photographs and maps. A guide to the historic abbeys of the Provence area of France. All text in French. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. French. WARD01696

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Shelbourne Hotel, Bowen, Elizabeth
2 The Shelbourne Hotel
Bowen, Elizabeth
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1951 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
"First American Edition" (so stated) in dust jacket. Clean green and white paper and cloth covered boards with green cloth spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Two previous owner names on front free endpaper; note on introductory page neatly penned "Met the above author after she talked here at Hobart." Illustrated with wonderful black and white photographs of the Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin. 240 pages. Dust jacket has 1/4" chipping at top spine edge, additional edge wear and age-toning. Price clip at top corner of front inside flap. Photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023606

Price: 30.00 USD
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Little America: Town at the End of the World, Carter, Paul Allen
3 Little America: Town at the End of the World
Carter, Paul Allen
New York Columbia University Press 1979 0231046820 / 9780231046824 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded dark blue cloth boards with crisp white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs, map. 301 pages with index. Dustjacket is not price clipped (15.95 on front inside flap), slight age-toning, a little wear to paper at corner tips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of a tiny community perched on the edge of the vast wasteland of Antarctica. There, in 1929, the first Americans to set foot on that continent built the first Little America as a base for Richard E. Byrd's historic flight over the South Pole. Their experiences in the bitter, sunless Antarctic winter--and the later history of Little America until its abandonment in 1959--make up a exciting adventure set in the closest thing on Earth to outer space. 022638

Price: 20.00 USD
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Traveling the Trace - A Complete Tour Guide to the Historic Natchez Trace from Nashville to Natchez, Cathy; Summerlin, Vernon Summerlin
4 Traveling the Trace - A Complete Tour Guide to the Historic Natchez Trace from Nashville to Natchez
Cathy; Summerlin, Vernon Summerlin
Thomas Nelson 1995 1558533400 / 9781558533400 Second Printing Paperback Fine 
Very clean unworn paperback book measuring approx. 7-1/2" x 10". No chipping, creasing or curling, as new condition. All pages are clean and bright, no names, writing or marks. Illustrated throughout with maps, black and white photographs, descriptions of all types of places along the way including trails, lodging, museums, restaurants, historical sites and more. 315 pages with index. 027025

Price: 15.00 USD
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These Hallowed Grounds, Clagett, John
5 These Hallowed Grounds
Clagett, John
New York Hawthorn Books, Inc. 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with illustration of old cannon on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Mere hint of light browning to spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 159 pgs. with index. Illustrated with maps and black & white plates. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with two tiny closed edge tears at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book on the American battle parks and monuments, including Fort Sumter, Bull Run, Gettysburg, Little Bighorn, and U.S.S. Arizona at Pearl Harbor, to name just a few. 5-1/2" 8-1/2". Military History. 017246

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Daughter of Strangers, Coker, Elizabeth Boatwright
6 Daughter of Strangers
Coker, Elizabeth Boatwright
New York E. P. Dutton 1950 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page in unclipped jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with gold 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. 383 pp. Dust jacket with lovely wrap-around illustration is quite clean, not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), has a few very tiny edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A dramatic novel of life on various social levels on the great plantations of the Old South. 020322

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10:56:20PM 7/20/69 (The Historic Conquest of the Moon as Reported to the American People By CBS News Over the CBS Television Network), Columbia Broadcasting System
7 10:56:20PM 7/20/69 (The Historic Conquest of the Moon as Reported to the American People By CBS News Over the CBS Television Network)
Columbia Broadcasting System
New York Columbia Broadcasting System 1970 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Large book with original dustjacket (size: 10-1/2" x 11"). The embossed dust jacket represents areas of the lunar surface including the Sea of Tranquility where astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin became the first men to walk on the moon, July 20, 1969. Clean black cloth boards with blind-stamped title on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated in full color with images of live transmissions from the moon, text of CBS coverage of the event. Dust jacket has short closed edge tears, no chips, hint of very light soiling. Enclosed in archival quality removable mylar. 022140

Price: 75.00 USD
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Tuskegee's Heroes, Cooper, Charlie and Ann
8 Tuskegee's Heroes
Cooper, Charlie and Ann
New York Crestline 2015 0785832475 / 9780785832478 Reprint Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Roy LaGrone, Illustrator 
Clean book and color illustrated dust jacket. Clean bright glossy color illustrated boards have no fading or wear. As new condition. Binding is tight, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean gray endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Feauturing the beautiful aviation art of Roy LaGrone in full color, as well as historic black and white photographs. 156 pages with bibliography. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Lavishly illustrated with the paintings of the late Roy E. La Grone - an artist and proud member of the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II - Tuskegee's Heroes is the courageous story of segregated fliers and support personnel who served so valiantly during World War II in North Africa, Sicily, Italy, and throughout war-torn Europe. 026316

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Sutures In Ancient Surgery, Davis and Geck
9 Sutures In Ancient Surgery
Davis and Geck
Brooklyn Davis & Geck, Inc. 1927 First Very Good+ 
28 beautiful monochrome plates on cream-colored stock depicting historical surgeries and each one is attributed to the performing surgeon, dated 1927-1942, in original softcover portfolio with gilt lettering on cover. All plates are unworn, a few have very faint waterstain to left edge. Brown marbled paper portfolio cover has slight edge wear. Landmark surgeries such as Caesarean sections and repairing skull fractures. 027495

Price: 75.00 USD
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Jonathan's Doorstep, Fernald, Helen Clark
10 Jonathan's Doorstep
Fernald, Helen Clark
New York/Toronto Longmans, Green & Co. 1943 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Nedda Walker, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition. Clean blue cloth boards with small illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Very faint sunning at lower spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 280 pgs. Illustrations by Nedda Walker. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1" deep by 1/2" wide chip at base of spine, very shallow chipping at top spine edge, tiny corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Novel about life during World War II in an historic New England house. 8vo. Fiction. 015631

Price: 50.00 USD
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11 Frame-Up: The Incredible Case of Tom Mooney and Warren Billings
Gentry, Curt
New York W. W. Norton 1967 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean rust color boards with charcoal gray spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 496 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket has very small chip at rear lower spine corner, some spine fading. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. One of the most infamous, calculated miscarriages of justice in American history--The Tom Mooney-Warren Billings case. 8 vo.. Legal. 011109

Price: 20.00 USD
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High Dam Over Nubia, Greener, Leslie
12 High Dam Over Nubia
Greener, Leslie
New York Viking 1962 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean blue and green cloth boards with white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers are illustrated with maps; small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 244 pgs. Illustrated with maps. Clean dustjacket is price clipped at top corner of front inner flap, has slight edge wear and small corner chips at top spine edge, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Personal account of an archaeological adventure takes place in an intense scene as desperate efforts are made to save ancient relics of great historic importance before the flooding of 300 mile long area with the construction of the High Dam (above the Aswan Dam). 8vo. Archaeology. 015649

Price: 25.00 USD
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Singapore Sketchbook - The Restoration of a City, Gretchen Liu
13 Singapore Sketchbook - The Restoration of a City
Gretchen Liu
Singapore Archipelago Press 1998 9813018089 / 9789813018082 Later printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Graham Byfield, Illustrator 
Beautiful, unworn book and dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean color-decorated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with beautiful color paintings throughout (paintings by Graham Byfield); text by Gretchen Liu. Printed on high quality paper. 76 pages. Clean unchipped dust jacket, no wear, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. With more than a hundred original watercolors and pencil sketches, Singapore Sketchbook is an evocative record of the successful rstoration of this historic city's rich architectural heritage. 026750

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Real Mars, Hanlon, Michael
14 The Real Mars
Hanlon, Michael
USA Carroll & Graf 2004 0786714131 / 9780786714131 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First American Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth 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 black endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with awe-inspiring photographs. Contains more than 100 spectacular surface and orbital images from Spirit, Opportunity, Mars Express, the Hubble Space Telescope and Earth-based observations, as well as those historic illustrations depicting Mars in fiction and mythology, movie images, book covers and drawings that adorned the pulp sci-fi stories of the 1930s. Foreword by Jim Garvin, NASA Lead Scientist for Mars Exploration. 250 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. 026726

Price: 25.00 USD
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Voices of the Glen, Howland, Henry Raymond
15 Voices of the Glen
Howland, Henry Raymond
New York Knickerbocker Press 1911 First Hardcover Fine No Dust jacket 
Beautifully clean, unfaded green cloth boards with blind-stamped fern decoration on cover, bright gilt stamped lettering on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt page edges. Clean chocolate brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with beautiful photographs, illustrations, page decorations, frontis illustration of the Glen Iris Inn with clean tissue guard. 97 pp. Scarce book, about the locality known as Glen Iris which embraces the Upper and Middle Falls of the Upper Genesee River and the adjacent scenery in the valley (now Letchworth State Park in New York). Published under the Auspices of the American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society. 020708

Price: 200.00 USD
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Peninsula Pilgrimage: An Off-beat Journey Through Stately, Historic Virginia, Huntley, Elizabeth Valentine
16 Peninsula Pilgrimage: An Off-beat Journey Through Stately, Historic Virginia
Huntley, Elizabeth Valentine
Princeton The Pyne Press 1974 Re-issue Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean turquoise cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 398 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An unabridged and unaltered republication of the original edition (originally published by the Press of Whittet & Shepperson, Richmond, 1941). 7-1/2" x 10-1/2". Virginia. 011626

Price: 14.00 USD
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Life Along the Hudson, Keller, Allan
17 Life Along the Hudson
Keller, Allan
Tarrytown, NY Sleepy Hollow Press 1976 0912882204 / 9780912882208 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Printing in original dust jacket. Clean burgundy cloth boards with decorated paper covering on front and rear boards, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper; Front fixed endpaper has very slight discoloration from an article laid in (The Historic (and Hidden) Hudson). Book is liberally illustrated with photographs and maps. 272 pages. Clean dust jacket has very slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026203

Price: 25.00 USD
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Tales of Old Inns, Keverne, Richard
18 Tales of Old Inns
Keverne, Richard
London Collins 1939 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean rust red cloth board with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, a little light dust-speckling to fore-edges; small previous owner label at top edge of front free endpaper (return address label in size) and small written comment. With 70 illustrations (photographs), 17 pen and ink drawings, and six maps. 192 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped (3s6d net on front inside flap), small chips at top spine edge and one corner, some fading to background on spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. THe romance and history of some of the most historic hostelries in England. 021495

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Golden Dog - A Romance of Old Quebec, Kirby, William
19 The Golden Dog - A Romance of Old Quebec
Kirby, William
Toronto The Musson Book Company, Ltd. 1925 Later Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean hardcover book in unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with stamped gold lettering and small gold design on cover and spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers; previous owner name neatly penned on back side of frontispiece illustration. Illustrated by C. W. Jefferys. 580 pages. Clean illustrated dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), has some edge/corner wear wear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story begins in 1748 when Canada was still French. The scene is laid in the historic city of Quebec, and it pictures with all the glowing romance of the 18th century the life, the haunts, the secrets of that high-built wonder city in a thrilling story of the days of New France. First published in 1877, The Golden Dog led the way in Canadian historical romance and opened the eyes of later Canadian novelists to the wealth of material that lay in the unknown and almost forgotten Canadian past. 027396

Price: 25.00 USD
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Persons, Places and Things in the Finger Lakes Region, Klees, Emerson
20 Persons, Places and Things in the Finger Lakes Region
Klees, Emerson
Friends of Finger Lakes Publishing 1993 0963599038 / 9780963599032 First Paperback Near Fine 
Large trade paperback in excellent condition. First printing with full number line. No creasing, chipping or curling. Binding is tight, all pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with maps, full color photographs. A guide to the wineries, waterfalls, historic districts and more. 027249

Price: 8.00 USD
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