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Where Are They Buried? How Did They Die? - Fitting Ends and Final Resting Places of the Famous, Infamous, and Noteworthy, Benoit, Tod
1 Where Are They Buried? How Did They Die? - Fitting Ends and Final Resting Places of the Famous, Infamous, and Noteworthy
Benoit, Tod
New York Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 2003 1579122876 / 9781579122874 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fading. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 560 pages. Dust jacket is clean and bright, unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. All about the death & burial places of famous and infamous people, from Greata Garbo, Marilyn Monroe and Mark Twain to Mother Teresa and Kurt Cobain. Amazing information on unforgettable people. 026954

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2 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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Gettysburg - The Pictures and the Story, Blocher, David
3 Gettysburg - The Pictures and the Story
Blocher, David
Gettysburg, PA Blocher's 1930 Revised Edition soft cover Near Fine 
Revised Edition (Twenty-second Edition). Very clean brown wraps with silk rope binding intact. Illustrated cover. No chipping or creasing; a few tiny closed edge tears. Oblong book (12" x 9-1/4"). Clean "spider-web" tissue guard at front and rear. 68 pages, illustrated with large black and white photographs. Information on the Gettysburg National Park, map of the Park, history of the battle, monuments, Lincoln's Gettysburg Address on back of rear panel. 021215

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The Black Hills and their incredible characters - A Chronicle and A Guide, Casey, Robert J.
4 The Black Hills and their incredible characters - A Chronicle and A Guide
Casey, Robert J.
Bobbs-Merrill Company 1949 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Clean hardcover book in unclipped original dust jacket, complete with "The Guide" in rear pocket. Unfaded green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear, except for tiny bump to front board edge. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with beautiful black and white photographs. 383 pages with index. "The Guide" in rear pocket is in perfect condition, gives information on mileages, roads, scenic wonders, monuments, etc. Clean illustrated dust jacket is not price clipped, has a few small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Historically the author traces the chronicle of the Black Hills from their opening to whites and the rush for gold in 1874--the rise and fall of boom towns, the change to cow towns, to agricultural towns, and the gradual metamorphosis into towns of the more modern era. Casey tells the story of the characters who made Black Hills History, from Custer and Wild Bill and Calamity Jane to Calvin Coolidge and Gutzon Borglum. 026657

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These Hallowed Grounds, Clagett, John
5 These Hallowed Grounds
Clagett, John
New York Hawthorn Books, Inc. 1968 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean blue-green cloth boards with cannon illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 159 pages with index. Clean dust jacket designed by Gustave Nebel is not price clipped, has a few tiny shallow edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. History and information on America's battle parks and monuments, from the American Revolutionary war's beginnings to the U.S.S. Arizona at Pearl Harbor - accompanied by well-chosen photographs. 023922

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These Hallowed Grounds, Clagett, John
6 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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The Eternal City - Rome - Its Religions, Monuments, Literature and Art (Volume II only), Clement, Clara Erskine
7 The Eternal City - Rome - Its Religions, Monuments, Literature and Art (Volume II only)
Clement, Clara Erskine
Boston Estes and Lauriat 1896 First Hardcover Very Good+ 
Lovely decorated binding. This is Volume II only of a 2-volume set. Smooth white cloth boards with blue lettering and line border, gold decoration on cover and spine. Bevelled edges. No bumping or wear; small faint stain to upper corner of rear board, otherwise very clean. Gilt top page edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers. Frontispiece photograph of the Castle of Sant Angelo with printed tissue guard. Illustrated with drawings, additional photographs with tissue guards. 831 pages with index. 027485

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Monuments in Cedar, Keithahn, Edward L.
8 Monuments in Cedar
Keithahn, Edward L.
Seattle, Washington Superior Publishing Company 1963 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Jacket 
Very clean hardcover book - green paper-covered boards with light brown cloth spine, black lettering on spine. Very small bump to bottom front board edge. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, illustrated with full color and black and white photographs throughout. Neatly penned previous owner name and address (Alaska) at top of front free endpaper. No other marks. 160 pages. Size approx. 8" x 10-1/2". A beautiful and informative book on the art and cultural meaning of the totem pole. 026553

Price: 12.00 USD
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Part of Our Time: Some Ruins and Monuments of the Thirties, Kempton, Murray
9 Part of Our Time: Some Ruins and Monuments of the Thirties
Kempton, Murray
New York Modern Library 1998 0679603107 / 9780679603108 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Printing of the Modern Library edition, with full number line on copyright page - in clean unchipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 17, with clean unmarked Bernhard endpapers. Clean light gray cloth boards with blind-stamped torchbearer on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Introduction by David Remnick. 425 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024719

Price: 15.00 USD
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Hellenic Traveller - A Guide to the Ancient Sites of Greece, Pentreath, Guy
10 Hellenic Traveller - A Guide to the Ancient Sites of Greece
Pentreath, Guy
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1964 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with blue lettering on spine. Mere hint of fading along top edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Brief previous owner inscription neatly penned at top of front free endpaper - no other marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 338 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Travellers in Greece with find the key to hundreds of ancient treasures -- temples, monuments, friezes, statues, and more -- in this extraordinary guidebook. The author covers not only the better-known places -- Athens, Delphi, Delos, Olympia, Knosos, Rhodes -- but also many lesser-known ones, including islands and places farther afield, such as Macedonia, Istanbul, and Asia Minor. 025184

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The Lightning Conductor - The Strange Adventures of A Motor-Car, Williamson, C. N. and A. M.
11 The Lightning Conductor - The Strange Adventures of A Motor-Car
Williamson, C. N. and A. M.
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1905 Revised Hardcover Very Good 
Grosset & Dunlap edition, Revised, Enlarged and Illustrated. Decorated American trade binding - clean green cloth boards with lighter green decoration, line border and lettering on cover, light green lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Slight browning to endpapers. Front panel of dust jacket laid in. Two small previous owner names on front free endpaper, and in very tiny but very legible print, a short synopsis of the book on front free endpaper. "A detailed tour through the monuments and villages of central & southern Europe before any world wars - soon after cars were invented, all in a verneer of romance & upperclass optimism." 023996

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