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Bering Bridge: The Soviet-American Expedition from Siberia to Alaska, Schurke, Paul
121 Bering Bridge: The Soviet-American Expedition from Siberia to Alaska
Schurke, Paul
Duluth, Minnesota, USA Pfeifer-Hamilton 1989 0938586319 / 9780938586319 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by author, in clean unchipped original dust jacket. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with crisp white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name and date neatly penned at top edge of front fixed endpaper. Russian commemerative envelope and uncanceled stamp lightly fastened with tape to front free endpaper. Boldly signed by the author: "P. Schurke" on title page. Illustrated with photographs and maps. 227 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025616

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Whoop-Up Country - The Canadian-American West, 1865-1885, Sharp, Paul F.
122 Whoop-Up Country - The Canadian-American West, 1865-1885
Sharp, Paul F.
Helena, Montana Historical Society of Montana / West Press 1960 Second edition Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Charles M. Russell, Illustrator 
Second Edition with new illustrations by C. M. Russell in unclipped dust jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with illustration in black on cover, black lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by Charles M. Russell. Introduction by Michael Kennedy. 348 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has slight fading to background of spine, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Publisher's card( from The Historical Society of Montana) with information about the book is laid in. Fascinating story of the raw Montana Territory-Canadian frontier, tied by the incredible Whoop-Up train, 1865-85. On the flamboyant Northern Rocky Mountain-Great Plains frontier before the railroads penetrated, the Whoop-Up Trail was a fabulous highroad of rare adventure and frenzied commerce. 027490

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Forest Ownership for Pleasure and Profit, Shirley, Hardy L. and Paul F. Graves
123 Forest Ownership for Pleasure and Profit
Shirley, Hardy L. and Paul F. Graves
Syracuse, NY Syracuse University Press 1967 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in unclipped original jacket. Clean dark green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Illustrated with photographs. 214 pages with index. Clean jacket is not price clipped (5.50 on front inside flap), no chips, one curved closed tear at top front panel edge inear spine (2"); slight wear and small tear at top spine edge. Photo and bio of authors on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022618

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124 Forest Ownership for Pleasure and Profit
Shirley, Hardy L. and Paul F. Graves
Syracuse, NY Syracuse University Press 1967 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated "First Edition" in original unclipped jacket. Clean green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper). Illustrated with photographs. 214 pages with index. Clean jacket is not price clipped (5.50 on front inside flap), has curved closed tear at top left edge (2-1/2"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022494

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On Autumn Trails - and Adventures in Captivity, Squier, Emma Lindsay
125 On Autumn Trails - and Adventures in Captivity
Squier, Emma Lindsay
New York Cosmopolitan Book Company 1922 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Paul Bransom, Illustrator 
Clean green ribbed cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean. Clean blank endpapers; neatly penned previous owner name and date (Dec. 25, 1926) on half-title page; no other writing or marks. Frontispiece illustration has short closed tear to margin. Illustrations by Paul Bransom. 239 pages. 026763

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Village of Stars, Stanton, Paul
126 Village of Stars
Stanton, Paul
New York M.S. Mill and William Morrow 1960 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Second printing in clean unclipped jacket. Clean blue boards with maroon cloth spine, bright white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; no names, writing or marks. 241 pages. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.75 on front inside flap), no chips or tears, a few small spots of rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book which has been called more powerful than "On the Beach" - this novel about a British plane which is carrying a powerful nuclear bomp. While on its lonely patrol over the Black Sea, the international situation intensifies and an order comes to fuse the bomb. Soon the threat dissolves, and the order is rescinded, but the bomb will not defuse. The plane cannot land and repeated attempts to jettison the bomb over wasteland areas are thwarted. An absorbing story of flying, maried lives of the crew members, a love affair, and the activities of diplomatic and military circles against an ever-tightening suspenseful situation. 021465

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127 My Connemara
Steichen, Paula
New York Harcourt, Brace & World 1969 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean blue boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Blue endpapers. No names or bookplates. Pages and edges are clean and bright. 178 pgs. illustrated with 47 photographs. Very clean unchipped dustjacket, not price clipped, no wear or tears, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Carl Sandburg's granddaughter tells what it was like to grow up close to the land on the famous poet's North Carolina mountain farm. 008811

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Reflections of a Countryman, Taylor, Fred J.
128 Reflections of a Countryman
Taylor, Fred J.
London Hutchinson (Stanley Paul) 1982 0091502209 / 9780091502201 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Clean blue cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Signed "Fred J. Taylor" on front free endpaper. No other names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings. 191 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Great photo of author and his dog on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A conservationist's reflections on a lifetime's experience of the lessons and lore of the countryside. 026190

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129 Picture Palace
Theroux, Paul
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1978 0-395-26475-8 / 9780395264751 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with silver 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 marks. 359 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has some edgewear at top of spine, one 1/4" closed tear at top center of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 010460

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Pillars of Hercules - A Grand Tour of the Mediterranean, Theroux, Paul
130 Pillars of Hercules - A Grand Tour of the Mediterranean
Theroux, Paul
New York G. P. Putnam's 1995 0399141081 / 9780399141089 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped jacket. Clean beige boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps; no names, writing or marks. 509 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020123

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Riding the Iron Rooster By Train Through China, Theroux, Paul
131 Riding the Iron Rooster By Train Through China
Theroux, Paul
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1988 0-399-13309-7 / 9780399133091 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Very clean brown boards with 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. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps; no names, writing or bookplates. 480 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with wear and short closed tears at bottom spine edge, hint of slight wear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Paul Theroux joins a tour that makes its way by rail from London to Mongolia, stopping at Paris and Warsaw and in the Soviet Union. Reaching China by this unconventional overland route proves nothing short of hilarious and eye-opening about who goes to China and why. Then, through Inner Mongolia to Peking and Shanghai, Mr. Theroux and his fellow travelers rode trains and discovered that in some ways China is changing, and in others is still ancient and bound by tradition. 8vo. Travel/adventure. 015917

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Sunrise with Seamonsters: Travels & Discoveries, Theroux, Paul
132 Sunrise with Seamonsters: Travels & Discoveries
Theroux, Paul
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1985 0-395-38221-1 / 9780395382219 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line. Clean pale gray boards with clean blue cloth spine, 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 marks. 365 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, price clip to top corner of front inside flap, tiny closed tear at top rear panel edge. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Adventure. 016115

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The Last Train to Zona Verde - My Ultimate African Safari, Theroux, Paul
133 The Last Train to Zona Verde - My Ultimate African Safari
Theroux, Paul
New York Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013 061883933X / 9780618839339 First Trade Cloth Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Dark green boards with brown spine, gold lettering on spine. Tiny bump at top spine corner, otherwise fine condition. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and brIght with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Newspaper article about the trip by Theroux is also laid in. 353 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027504

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The Wonderful Adventures of Paul Bunyan, Untermeyer, Louis
134 The Wonderful Adventures of Paul Bunyan
Untermeyer, Louis
New York Heritage Press 1945 First Hardcover Fine fair Jacket 
Very clean unworn book in original slipcase. Clean decorated paper boards with dark green cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Retold by Louis Untermeyer Together with Illustrations by Everett Gee Jackson. 131 pages. Original Heritage Sandglass pamphlet laid in. 131 pages. Green paper-covered slipcase is clean, but has cracking and chipping. 026926

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A Laughter in the Lonely Night, Viscardi, Henry Jr.
135 A Laughter in the Lonely Night
Viscardi, Henry Jr.
New York Paul Eriksson, Inc. 1967 Fourth Printing Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket Charles Rowe, Illustrator Signed
Very clean dark blue boards with blue cloth spine, white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. Inscribed and SIGNED by author on half-title page. 338 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, slight edge wear and three closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The biographies of people with severe disabilities who claimed personal and professional victory; workers in a company called Abilities, Inc., world-famous company founded by the author, where only the severely disabled can get jobs, from the president on down. 8vo. Biography. 012404

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Sons of the Ocean Deeps, Walton, Bryce
136 Sons of the Ocean Deeps
Walton, Bryce
John C. Winston Company 1952 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Alex Schomburg, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean light blue cloth boards with dark blue lettering on spine. No fraying, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with beautifully illustrated endpapers (by Alex Schomburg). No names, writing or marks. 216 pages. Clean bright dust jacket by Paul Orban is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap). Ten science fiction novels listed on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A clean, exquisite copy of this first edition from the famous Winston Science Fiction novel series. 025804

Price: 200.00 USD
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Bula Matari: Stanley - Conqueror of a Continent, Wasserman, Jacob
137 Bula Matari: Stanley - Conqueror of a Continent
Wasserman, Jacob
New York Liveright, Inc. 1933 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
First American Edition. Translated from the German by Eden and Cedar Paul. Clean brown cloth boards with blind-stamped image of Stanley on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fraying or wear-through. Slightest hint of fading to spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps; no names, writing or marks. 351 pgs. Illustrated with black & white plates. 8vo. Africa. 016196

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138 In The Blue Light of African Dreams
Watkins, Paul
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1990 0-395-55136-6 / 9780395551363 First Hardbound Fine Near Fine Jacket 
310 pgs. Fine in Nr Fine DJ - archival quality mylar cover AS NEW book, clean, crisp, no names or writing inside. Clean unchipped, unclipped dust jacket. An adventurous tale of the life of an aviator caught up in war, the love of flying, and the challenge of being the first man to fly between Paris and New York.Modern First Edition. 002301

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Ride the Red Earth, Wellman, Paul
139 Ride the Red Earth
Wellman, Paul
Garden City Doubleday 1958 First Hardcover Very Good Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page in original jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. Small circular blind-stamped private ownership embossment on half-title page. 448 pp. Clean jacket is not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), has small corner chips, several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019880

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Stuart Symington - Portrait of a Man with a Mission, Wellman, Paul I.
140 Stuart Symington - Portrait of a Man with a Mission
Wellman, Paul I.
Garden City Doubleday 1960 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 283 pages. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Profile of a Senator from Missouri who was a potential candidate for President of the United States in the 1960 election. 021905

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