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161 The Weather Makers: How Man is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth
Flannery, Tim
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2005 0-87113-935-9 / 9780871139351 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
As new condition. Very clean green cloth boards with red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Clean endpapers. 357 pgs. with index. Illustrated with color plates. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A magnificent book by world renowned scientist Tim Flannery, clearly explaining the realities of climate change and what we can do to halt global warming. 011293

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The Philadelphia Murder Story, Ford, Leslie
162 The Philadelphia Murder Story
Ford, Leslie
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1945 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, with "A" on copyright page. Clean endpapers (slight browning to fixed endpaper edges from manufacturer's glue); no names, writing or bookplates. 250 pgs. Unchipped dustjacket has small price clip at top corner of front inside flap, very slight edge wear, small faint water stain to two top dustjacket corners. A Colonel Primrose Mystery set in the publishing world and Philadelphia society. 12mo. Mystery. 015496

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Whitepaws A Coyote-Dog, Fox, Michael
163 Whitepaws A Coyote-Dog
Fox, Michael
New York Coward McCann & Geoghegan 1979 0698204786 / 9780698204782 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Stephen Gammell, Illustrator Signed
First Edition in original unclipped jacket, SIGNED by the author. Clean white cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Black endpapers, with black initials written in upper corner of front fixed endpaper and inner top corner of title page. Inscribed and signed by author: " Vida - Enjoy! - Michael W. Fox. " 73 pgs. Illustrated by Stephen Gammell. Illustrated dustjacket has small fingernail size chip at top rear panel edge, hint of very light soiling, a few short closed edge tears. Blacked out initials at top edge of front inside flap. Not price clipped (7.50 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author combines his personal and professional experiences in a wonderfully warm story of the world of animals, both wild and tame, in this sotyr of a coyote dog born to a beagle mother. 018973

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Four Men, Fox, Paul
164 Four Men
Fox, Paul
New York Scribners 1946 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with "A" on copyright page. Very clean beige cloth boards with unchipped burgundy lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name neatly penned on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 537 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny chips at top spine edge, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Collectible quality. The story of the lives of four men who first met as members of the crew of submarine in World War I, and survived its sinking. Their lives after the war follow different paths, and then they come back together, revealing an ironic, tragic and yet understanding view of our civilization. 018632

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The End of the World: A History, Friedrich, Otto
165 The End of the World: A History
Friedrich, Otto
New York Coward Mc Cann 1982 0698111281 / 9780698111288 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean burgundy boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpaper - no names, writing or bookplates. 384 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025699

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Blood and Banquets - A Berlin Social Diary, Fromm, Bella
166 Blood and Banquets - A Berlin Social Diary
Fromm, Bella
New York Harper & Brothers 1942 Third Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Third Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Beige cloth boards with dark blue lettering small red decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. With an Introduction by Frederick T. Birchall. 332 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), has tin ychip to one corner tip, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. For years Bella Fromm was one of the most prominent members of Berlin's social and diplomatic life. She knew all the important people in Germany, and kept a secret diary of their doings, intrigues, and conversations. This diary was dynamite, so she sent it abroad by diplomatic pouch, and recovered it when she escaped from Germany. Here it is. No other book gives such an intimate and graphic account of personalities, or such a detailed picture of the decadence and creeping terror which marked the transition of German society from a democratic regime to the new dark age of Hitlerism. 026223

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An End to Evil: How to Win the War on Terror, Frum, David and Richard Perle
167 An End to Evil: How to Win the War on Terror
Frum, David and Richard Perle
New York Random House 2003 1-4000-6194-6 / 9781400061945 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 284 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An End to Evil charts the agenda for what's next in the war on terrorism, as articulated by David Frum, former presidential speechwriter and bestselling author of The Right Man, and Richard Perle, former assistant secretary of defense and one of the most influential foreign policy leaders in Washington. A very interesting and timely take on the war on terrorism. 012298

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168 The Buried Mirror: Reflections on Spain and the New World
Fuentes, Carlos
Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Houghton Mifflin 1992 0-395-47978-9 / 9780395479780 First Hard Cover Very Good Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with red cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small price marking in top corner of front free endpaper. Brief previous owner inscription on half-title; blind-stamped embossed previous owner private library insignia. Decorated endpapers. 399 pgs. with beautiful full color illustrations throughout. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 7-1/2" x 10". Spain. 011472

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Mr. Theodore Mundstock, Fuks, Ladislav
169 Mr. Theodore Mundstock
Fuks, Ladislav
New York The Orion Press 1968 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First American Edition, First Printing (stated First Printing on copyright page), with publisher's review slip laid in. Translated from the Czech by Iris Urwin. Clean unfaded charcoal gray cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 214 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A story set in Prague, 1942: the Germans occupy the country and the Jews await the dreaded summons to concentration camps. Among them is Mr. Theodore Mundstock, an ordinary man trying to prepare for an extaordinary fate. He resolves to prepare. 5-1/2" x 8-1/2". Fiction. 017129

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170 The Hurricane Story
Gallico, Paul
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1959 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with illustration of two planes on cover, gold lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates, very small abrasion to fixed endpaper where sticker was removed. 165 pgs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has chips at top and bottom of spine, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Paul Gallico, with the same magic touch and warmth of feeling of his great best sellers, has now turned out this chronicle of the Hurricane--the tenacious little single-seater plane that stood forth against the Luftwaffe. 013451

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Inevitable Journey, Galloway, Donald
171 Inevitable Journey
Galloway, Donald
London Muller 1974 0584101457 / 9780584101454 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with green lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright (previous owner name and brief note neatly penned on front free endpaper). Illustrated with black and white plates. 170 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is price clipped at corner of front inside flap; unchipped, no tears; nice photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Having thoroughly explored the fiels of parapsychology, spiritualism and allied subjects for well over twenty years, Don Galloway's personal interest lies mainly in the spiritual implications of these fields leading to a particular way of life - making the most of the nature and potential of Man's spirit. 025486

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The White Monkey, Galsworthy, John
172 The White Monkey
Galsworthy, John
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1924 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap "Novels of Distinction" edition in wonderful art deco dust jacket. Very clean bright purple cloth boards with green title box, white and purple lettering, small white monkey on cover, crisp white lettering with small green decoration on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Beautiful condition. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Shadow of a rubber band on half-title page and page opposite where a small rubber band made it's mark, otherwise all pages are clean and bright. 328 pages. Marvelous dust jacket by Ernest Walker has light dust soiling, no chips, very slight wear to spine ends. Author photo and biography on rear panel, along with summary of book. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Novels of Distinction bookmark laid in. If you collect beautiful old dust jackets, or G&D Novels of Distinction, this one should be on your shelf. Galsworthy's interpretation of the unrest following World War I and its expression in the younger generation, is lifted by his art and understanding out of the class of strident novels of rebellious youth into true social history. 026508

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The Ancient World, Garbini, Giovanni
173 The Ancient World
Garbini, Giovanni
New York - Toronto McGraw Hill 1966 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black clothboards with gold lettering on front and spine. Gold celestial illustration on front. Binding is tight and square. Front top board edge very slightly bumped. Clean endpapers illustrated with Ancient Middle Eastern map. Pages and edges are clean and bright with no writing or marks. 200 illustrations, 102 in full color. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped and has a few small closed edge tears, small 1/4 inch chip at base corner of spine. 176 pgs. with index. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/2 x 11-1/2". Art History. 014220

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The Watch on the Bridge, Garth, David
174 The Watch on the Bridge
Garth, David
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1959 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped jacket. Clean green boards with red cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 320 pp. Jacket is not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), has very small chips at top spine edge, hint of fading to yellow at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. World War II novel set in February, 1945 when the Germans were in retreat before the advancing British and Americans, falling back on the Rhine. 019365

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The Fugitive, Gascar, Pierre
175 The Fugitive
Gascar, Pierre
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1961 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
"First American Edition" stated on copyright page. Very clean unfaded red 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; no names, writing or bookplates. 319 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (5.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Winner of prix goncourt award for literature in France, the unforgettable opening pages of this novel describe the flight of a hunted man. Having wounded or peerhaps killed a Nazi civilian, a young Frenchman escapes from prison camp into the chaos that was Germany in the last days of the war. 017920

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The Possessions of a Lady, Gash,  Jonathan
176 The Possessions of a Lady
Gash, Jonathan
New York Viking 1996 0670869333 / 9780670869336 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with brown spine, blue metallic lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 324 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (21.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A Lovejoy mystery. This time Lovejoy has a fling with a rich and adulterous fashion plate which ends when she has him bounced from her show. He has a new apprentice, the lovely Lydia, and gets involved helping his old friend Tinker search for a missing seventeen-year-old girl. A fun trip through the seductive, treacherous world of sex, antiques, high fashion and the deep, muddy waters of murder. 022705

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The Ten Word Game, Gash, Jonathan
177 The Ten Word Game
Gash, Jonathan
New York St Martins Press (Thomas Dunne) 2004 0312323476 / 9780312323479 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
Stated First U.S. Edition, with full number line on copyright page. Clean unfaded black boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Nice sharp corners, hint of bumping to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 288 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Gash's inimitable character Lovejoy,always involved in solving mysterious crimes related to the world of antiques, is on board a cruise ship, running from a bounty hunter. 018301

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Billy Mitchell: Founder of Our Air Force and Prophet Without Honor, Gauvreau, Emile and Lester Cohen
178 Billy Mitchell: Founder of Our Air Force and Prophet Without Honor
Gauvreau, Emile and Lester Cohen
New York E. P. Dutton 1942 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean, unfaded red cloth boards with dark blue lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with endpapers decorated with documents from the United States Congress. Slight shadow to front free endpaper only (light browning). No names, writing or bookplates. Very nice photo portrait of Brigadier General William Mitchell as frontispiece. 306 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027511

Price: 25.00 USD
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1939: The Lost World of the Fair, Gelernter, David
179 1939: The Lost World of the Fair
Gelernter, David
Free Press 1995 0028740025 / 9780028740027 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First edition, first printing. Clean blue bloards with white 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 map-illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with historical black and white photographs. 418 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027284

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Tales of a Female Nomad: Living at Large in the World, Gelman, Rita Golden
180 Tales of a Female Nomad: Living at Large in the World
Gelman, Rita Golden
New York Crown 2001 0609606425 / 9780609606421 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Second Printing of the First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean ivory boards with black cloth spine, gold stamped lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by the author on back of front free endpaper: Sept 2001, For Candy, Enjoy those trips to Africa. Don't Stop! - Best, Rita Golden Gelman." 311 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A journey filled with cultural interactions and human observations. An inspirational travel narrative. 027388

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