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201 The Dream at the End of the World: Paul Bowles and the Literary Renegades in Tangier
Green, Michelle
New York Harper Collins 1991 0-06-016571-5 / 9780060165710 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line. Clean maroon boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean maroon endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 381 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, light corner crease at front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A splendid account of palmy days in the last great paradise of our century, Morocco. Author presents a richly detailed portrait of one of the most extraordinary groups of individuals ever to have congregated in a single location: writers and heiresses, drug addicts and pederasts, artists and con men--all lured by the raffish city of Tangier that promised a full range of unconventional pleasures. At the center of the community was Paul Bowles, a critically acclaimed writer and composer, and his wife Jane, a brilliant playwright. 8vo. Adventure. 017459

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Famous Fighters of the Second World War, Green, William
202 Famous Fighters of the Second World War
Green, William
New York Hanover House 1957 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean book in original unclipped dust jacket. Red-orange cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover, gold 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 with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with many black and white photos, drawings. Foreword by Group Captain "Johnnie" Johnson, D.S.O., D.F.C. 128 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has closed tear at top front panel spine edge (someone repaired with clear tape), very small chip at upper corner, small piece of clear tape at bottom spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story and details of legendary fighter aircraft, with a wealth of detailed drawings and a unique collection of photographs. 026843

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203 Duty: A Father, His Son, and the Man Who Won the War
Greene, Bob
William Morrow 1985 0-380-97849-0 / 9780380978496 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean dark blue boards with beige cloth spine, blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. AS NEW. Clean, crisp dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A son returns home to Ohio and learns about the life of his dying father from the man who piloted the Enola Gay. 8vo. World War II. 005943

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The Hunting Dogs of America, Griffen, Jeff
204 The Hunting Dogs of America
Griffen, Jeff
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with clean beige cloth spine, turquoise title box with black lettering on spine. Slight wear to top spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean turquoise endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 311 pgs. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean dustjacket is price clipped at top corner of front inside flap, unchipped, with slight corner wear, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A sportsman's guide to the wonderful world of field trial and hunting dogs. The history, lore, and hunting charactistics of forty-four breeds of pointers, setters, retrievers, spaniels, and hounds. Profusely illustrated. 017703

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205 The Last Heroes: Volume One of Men at War
Griffin, W. E. B.
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1997 0-399-14289-4 / 9780399142895 First Hardbound Fine Fine Jacket 
342 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ Clean olive green boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. No wear to boards. Bright clean dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Originally published under the pseudonym Alex Baldwin. 8vo. World War II. 003750

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The Concise Encyclopedia of Modern World Literature, Grigson, Geoffrey
206 The Concise Encyclopedia of Modern World Literature
Grigson, Geoffrey
New York Hawthorn Books, Inc. 1963 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Slipcase Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean gold endpapers. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. 512 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean gold paper covered slipcase has no cracking or wear. A fantastic reference for the reader of modern fiction and literature--with information and photographs on the writings and lives of famous authors such as G. K. Chesterton, Joseph Conrad, Ray Bradbury, John Galsworthy, Albert Camus, Saul Bellow, Franz Kafka, Henry James, T. E. Lawrence, Jack Kerouac and hundreds more. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Literature. 008974

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A Storm in Flanders: The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918 - Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front, Groom, Winston
207 A Storm in Flanders: The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918 - Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front
Groom, Winston
New York, New York, U.S.A. Atlantic Monthly Press 2002 0-87113-842-5 / 9780871138422 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean maroon cloth boards with clean black cloth spine, 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 marks. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A compelling history of the four-year battle for Ypres during World War I by a prize-winning historian. 8vo. World War I. 016472

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A Storm in Flanders: The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918: Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front, Groom, Winston
208 A Storm in Flanders: The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918: Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front
Groom, Winston
New York Grove Press 2002 0871138425 / 9780871138422 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition (stated) with full number line, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean maroon boards with black spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapersillustrated with maps; no names, writing or marks. 276 pp. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Clean dustjacket is unclipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019112

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My Secret Diary, Guareschi, Giovanni
209 My Secret Diary
Guareschi, Giovanni
London Victor Gollancz 1958 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Publisher, Victor Gollancz, First Edition. Book condition Very Good+. Dustjacket condition, Very Good+. Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Slight bumping to corner tips, no fraying, no wear. Fading to 1/8" bottom spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neat, lightly penned previous owner inscription and date on front free endpaper. No other marks. 199 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, quite clean (small spot on front panel), unchipped, with several closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. From 1943 to 1945 Guareschi was an inmate of various Nazi prisoner-of-war camps. Day by day, he kept a diary: these are the highlights and distillations of that diary. 12mo. World War II. 015757

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Too Far Afield, Gunter Grass
210 Too Far Afield
Gunter Grass
New York Harcourt 2000 0151002304 / 9780151002306 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First U.S. Edition (stated), first printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean gray boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 658 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (30.00/45.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature. A novel that explores the reunification of Germany and what it means, for Germans, for Europeans, for the world...laced with pain and humor in equal measure. 023344

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Hiroshima Diary - The Journal of a Japanese Physician August 6-September 30, 1945, Hachiya, Michihiko, M.D.
211 Hiroshima Diary - The Journal of a Japanese Physician August 6-September 30, 1945
Hachiya, Michihiko, M.D.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina University of North Carolina Press 1955 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, translated and Edited by Warner Wells, M.D. (University of North Carolina School of Medicine). Written by Michihiko Hachiya, Director of the Hiroshima Communications Hospital. In clean unclipped original dust jacket. Black cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover,m gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean. Map-illustrated endpapers. No previous owner markings or bookplates. 238 pages with glossary. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few tiny closed edge tears. Photo of author and his family on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Probably the first intimate book-length eye-witness account of the bombing of Hiroshima and its aftermath. 026097

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When The World Shook - Being an Account of the Great Adventure of Bastin, Bickley and Arbuthnot, Haggard, H. Rider
212 When The World Shook - Being an Account of the Great Adventure of Bastin, Bickley and Arbuthnot
Haggard, H. Rider
New York Longmans, Green and Co. 1919 First Hardcover Very Good minus 
Second printing of the first edition. Red cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering and decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Hint of very light soiling. A couple of small spots of wear to front board edge at bottom corner. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean but slightly tanned with blank endpapers; color frontispiece illustration by Enos B. Comstock with tissue guard. Additional two-page glossy illustrations (star charts). 407 pages. 027386

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Dog Tricks - Eighty-Eight Challenging Activities for Your Dog from World-Class Trainers, Haggerty, Captain Arthur J. and Carol Lea Benjamin
213 Dog Tricks - Eighty-Eight Challenging Activities for Your Dog from World-Class Trainers
Haggerty, Captain Arthur J. and Carol Lea Benjamin
New York Black Dog and Leventhal 1978 First Hardcover Fine Carol Lea Benjamin, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing. Very clean unworn book - glossy hardcover with illustration of dog jumping rope on cover. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Drawings by Carol Lea Benjamin. 303 pages. New and old tricks to add to your dog's enjoyment (and yours). 026546

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214 The Origins and Background of the Second World War
Haines, C. Grove and Ross J. S. Hoffman
Oxford University Press 1943 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
659 pgs. Very clean and tight rust colored cloth book with white lettering and small white map of the world on front. Pages very clean, no names or writing inside. Binding tight and square.World War II. 002427

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Clothespins and Calendars: Recollections of the Past, Halfmann, Eunice K.
215 Clothespins and Calendars: Recollections of the Past
Halfmann, Eunice K.
Canaan, NH Phoenix Publishing 1985 0-914659-11-1 / 9780914659112 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Clean beige and brown smooth boards with portrait of author on cover. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers illustrated with old group photo. Inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page: "To John and Barb from Eunie - Eunice K. Hoffman". 91 pgs. illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny edge nicks and tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Nostalgic story about the everyday world of a woman whoses life spanned the era of pioneer living and our 20th century world of TV and electric clothes dryers. It captures the spirit of a unique Yankee personality who spent most of her years in the village of Plymouth, New Hampshire. 8vo. New England. 015223

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216 The Missiles of Zajecar
Hallstead, William F.
Chilton Books 1969 First Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
155 pgs. Nr Fine Clean red cloth boards with grey lettering on spine. No wear to boards. Binding is tight & square, pages are bright and clean. No names, writing or bookplates inside. Stated First Edition. A fictional story encompassing facts about the Nazi development of surface to air missiles late in World War II. 8vo. Military Adventure. 003488

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84 Charing Cross Road, Hanff, Helene
217 84 Charing Cross Road
Hanff, Helene
Futura 1987 Reprint Soft Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean bright mass market paperback. No chipping or creasing. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 220 pgs. Made into a movie starring Anne Bancroft and Anthony Hopkins, this is the charming memoir of correspondence between a London bookseller and a New York woman bibliophile (Helene Hanff) over the years leading up to World War II and beyond. mass Market Paperback. Books about Books. 016918

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218 A Student in Arms
Hankey, Donald
New York E.P. Dutton 1917 Thirteenth Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration on cover and gilt lettering on spine. Very little wear. Very pale small spot at top edge of rear board (smaller than a dime). No bumped corners. Gilt is bright. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Frontis portrait of author with tissue guard. 290 pgs. Clean dustjacket has corner chips, lateral closed tear at top front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Military. 006573

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The Last Days of Innocence: America at War, 1917-1918, Harries, Meirion and Susie
219 The Last Days of Innocence: America at War, 1917-1918
Harries, Meirion and Susie
New York Random House 1997 0679418636 / 9780679418634 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition with correct number line on copyright page in clean unclipped jacket. Very clean beige boards with clean blue cloth spine, 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. 573 pp. with index. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A lively and persuasive history of America's experience during World War I. 019495

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220 The World of Sherlock Holmes
Harrison, Michael
New York E. P. Dutton 1975 0-525-23810-7 / 9780525238102 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean black boards with red cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 227 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with 2" closed cut at rear flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "Offers a wealth of unsuspected facts about the master sleuth. Michael Harrison knows more about Sherlock Holmes than any man alive." 8vo. Mystery. 009448

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