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Bad Blood: The Scandalous Story of the Tuskegee experiment--when Government Doctors Played God and Science Went Mad, Jones, James H.
141 Bad Blood: The Scandalous Story of the Tuskegee experiment--when Government Doctors Played God and Science Went Mad
Jones, James H.
Free Press 1981 0-02-916670-5 / 9780029166703 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean unfaded maroon cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 272 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few small edge nicks and very short closed edge tears, slight vertical surface wrinkle due to manufacturing on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Authentic and appalling study of government syphilis medical research on 400 African American men from 1932 to 1972. 8vo. Black History. 015492

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The Brass and the Blue, Keene, James
142 The Brass and the Blue
Keene, James
New York Random House 1956 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original dustjacket. Very clean blue boards with 3/4 gray cloth and spine, black lettering with small crossed swords on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 248 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4" or less), no tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Stirring saga of a young cavalry author's search for himself amidst the hardships and adventures of the American frontier. 018291

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All God's Children - What Your Schools Can Do for Them, Keller, James
143 All God's Children - What Your Schools Can Do for Them
Keller, James
Garden City, NY Hanover House 1953 Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean solid book in clean unclipped dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with black cloth spine, gold 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 endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 292 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, slightest hint of edge wear and very light age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book on what can be done under existing laws to restore recognition of God in the school systems. 026949

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144 The Foxes' Union: And Other Stretchers, Tall Tales and Discursive Reminiscences of Happy Years in Scrabble, Virginia
Kilpatrick, James L.
McLean, Virginia EPM Publications 1977 0-914440-18-7 / 9780914440185 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 174 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one 1/4" closed tear at top spine corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Nationally acclaimed for his political commentary, James Jackson Kilpatrick wrote The Foxes' Union from the perspective of his home in Scrabble, Virginia. With humor that ranges from gentle to outrageous, and with moving insights into nature and the human condition, he has captured in masterful prose the simple things that matter most. 012475

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The Kitchen Scholar, Kinard, Malvina C. and Marjorie P. Blanchard
145 The Kitchen Scholar
Kinard, Malvina C. and Marjorie P. Blanchard
New York Citadel Press 1967 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean yellow cloth boards with small illustration on cover, red lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Drawings by Louis Grant. Introduction by James Beard. 240 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has closed tear at spine fold extending horizontally across spine, a few tiny chips at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A collection of outstanding recipes for the advanced cook. 027152

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The Calendar Epic, Kubeck, James
146 The Calendar Epic
Kubeck, James
New York G. P. Putnam's 1956 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue boards with clean beige cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, slight fading to 1/16" top board edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 318 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny closed tears and slight wear to spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 011699

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Commandos and Rangers of World War II, Ladd, James
147 Commandos and Rangers of World War II
Ladd, James
New York St. Martin's Press 1978 0-312-15167-5 / 9780312151676 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean endpapers. 287 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has very small shallow corner chip at lower right front corner tip. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Here is the exciting story of the Commandos and Rangers--whose bravery and daring throughout the most difficult engagements of World War II made them legends in their own time. 8vo. World War II. 012241

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Wine Spectator's California Wine - A Comprehensive Guide to the Wineries, Wines, Vintages and Vineyards of America's Premier Winegrowing State, Laube, James
148 Wine Spectator's California Wine - A Comprehensive Guide to the Wineries, Wines, Vintages and Vineyards of America's Premier Winegrowing State
Laube, James
Wine Spectator Press 1995 1881659259 / 9781881659259 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Green boards with darker green cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean green marbled endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with regional maps. 758 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The history of winemaking in California--the roots of which date back over 200 years--and a definitive guide to today's California wineries and their products. 026894

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The Plague and the Fire - London: 1665/1666, Leasor, James
149 The Plague and the Fire - London: 1665/1666
Leasor, James
New York McGraw-Hill 1961 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with red and silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with black and white drawings. 281 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, has small chip at top spine edge, 2" closed tear at bottom of front panel. Photo and brief bio of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's extensive research into this book is combined with eye-witness accounts and contemporary documents never before collected, making the work a significant historical account of both events, as well as a powerful drama of peope caught in so immense a tragedy that no single human being could have seen the complete picture. 028191

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Penchants & Places - Essays and Criticism, Leithauser, Brad
150 Penchants & Places - Essays and Criticism
Leithauser, Brad
New York Random House Inc 1995 0679429980 / 9780679429982 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 289 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A collection of essays and criticism on the writings of Henry James, Flannery O'Connor, Salman Rushdie, H. G. Wells, and others. 018548

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The Fifties in Pictures, Lescott, James
151 The Fifties in Pictures
Lescott, James
Great Britain Parragon Inc 2007 1405495308 / 9781405495301 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean glossy unworn pictoral boards with Marilyn Monroe on the cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean purple endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with full color and black and white photographs. 256 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, short closed tear at top rear flap fold, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024354

Price: 10.00 USD
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Excelsior, Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
152 Excelsior
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
Boston James R. Osgood 1878 Hardcover Very Good 
Lovely old decorated binding. Green cloth boards with bevelled edges. Very light soiling to cloth (a few very small faint spots). Very light surface wear to corners, no fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. All page edges gilt. Clean chocolate brown endpapers. Text pages have some light soiling from handling. Neatly penned previous owner Christmas inscription dated 1878 on blank fly leaf. Black and white illustrations (engravings) throughout. Unpaginated. 028018

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Hallelujah Flight, Lynn, Jack
153 Hallelujah Flight
Lynn, Jack
New York St. Martins Press 1990 0312043244 / 9780312043247 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First U.S. Edition (first printing, with full number line) in unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. Slight wear to one corner tip, tiny bump to one corner. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 237 pages. Clean illustrated dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, has two short closed edge tears along flap fold edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An adventure novel based on the true story of two black aviators (James Herman Banning and Thomas C. Allen) who set out to be the first black Americans to fly coast to coast across America. 027567

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The Quotable Fisherman, Lyons, Nick
154 The Quotable Fisherman
Lyons, Nick
New York The Lyons Press 1998 1558217177 / 9781558217171 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page and in clean unchipped jacket. Very clean blue flecked white boards with clean dark blue cloth spine, white lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 200 pp. Illustrations by Alan James Robinson. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A collection of comments and stories about the pasion and pleasure of fishing which captures the essence of the sport. Writers include: Lord Byron, Cervantes, Ernest Hemingway, Izaak Walton, and more. 020805

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155 A Kid for Two Farthings
Mankowitz, Wolf
New York E. P. Dutton 1954 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket James Boswell, Illustrator 
Clean blue cloth boards with small illustration (goat and boy) on front cover. No fraying or wear, very slight browning to spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. No names, writing or bookplates. Pages and edges are clean. 120 pgs. Illustrated with drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has some fading to spine, very small chip at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 008871

Price: 30.00 USD
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Voyage to Atlantis: A Firsthand Account of the Scientific Expedition to Solve the Riddle of the Ages, Mavor, James W. Jr.
156 Voyage to Atlantis: A Firsthand Account of the Scientific Expedition to Solve the Riddle of the Ages
Mavor, James W. Jr.
New York G. P. Putnam's 1969 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards wtih gold lettering and decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Clean maps on endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and maps. 320 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, has 2-1/2" closed edge tear at spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Exploration of the volcanic Aegean island of Thera as the possible site of Atlantis. 8vo. Ancient History. 011991

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157 I Never Saw an Arab Like Him
Maxwell, James
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1948 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean yellow cloth boards with dark green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; small previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 207 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Middle East. 010744

Price: 20.00 USD
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Our Favorites - Our Favorite Poets and Poems Old and New, Maxwell, Mrs. Gen. O. C.
158 Our Favorites - Our Favorite Poets and Poems Old and New
Maxwell, Mrs. Gen. O. C.
Jersey City, NJ Star Publishing Company 1891 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean decorated cloth binding, with elaborate silver, gold and black decoration on cover and spine. Approx. size 8-1/2" x 11-1/2". Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Slight bumping to corners, two tiny spots of wear to base of spine corners. Pages and edges are clean with clean floral decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Color frontis illustration with clean tissue guard; every page has red decorative border; additional black and white illustrations throughout. 414 pp. with index. Includes poems of William Cullen Bryant, Henry Longfellow, Oliver Wendell Holmes, James Russell Lowell, and many more, plus drawings of their homes. 019956

Price: 60.00 USD
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The Pictorial History of the World; Embracing Full and Authentic Accounts of Every Nation of Ancient and Modern Times Showing the Causes of Their Prosperity and Decline, McCabe, James D.
159 The Pictorial History of the World; Embracing Full and Authentic Accounts of Every Nation of Ancient and Modern Times Showing the Causes of Their Prosperity and Decline
McCabe, James D.
USA National Publishing Company 1877 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean decorated Victorian binding with bevelled board edges - green cloth boards with gold and black stamped decoration front on cover, elaborate gold decoration on spine, black stamped decoration on rear board. Thick book (2-1/4"), size approx. 7-1/2" x 10". Very slight wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers (neatly penned "compliments of" note lightly tipped in on front paste down). Marvelous black and white illustrations throughout. 1260 pages + publisher's advertising at rear of book. This book has been well cared-for and is in very nice condition. 027948

Price: 100.00 USD
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Snake, McClure, James
160 Snake
McClure, James
New York Harper & Row 1976 0-06-012884-4 / 9780060128845 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean yellow cloth boards with red snake illustration on cover, black cloth spine with red lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 216 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no wear or tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 011539

Price: 30.00 USD
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