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Thunderstruck, Larson, Erik
301 Thunderstruck
Larson, Erik
New York Crown Publishers 2006 1400080665 / 9781400080663 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Clean blue-black boards with clean black spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying, mere hint of surface wear at top and bottom spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean map-illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 463 pp. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Set in Edwardian London and on the stormy coasts of Cornwall, a true story of love and murder in a changing world of science, seances, invention, magicians, and Scotland Yard detectives. 018228

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Saturn: A New View, Laura Lovett; Jeff Cuzzi
302 Saturn: A New View
Laura Lovett; Jeff Cuzzi
New York Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 2006 0810930900 / 9780810930902 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
Fine First Edition, First Printing in fine unclipped dust jacket. Beautiful glossy black and white boards with image of Saturn on cover, white and blue lettering on spine. No rubbing or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Blue illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Awe-inspiring full color photographs throughout. 192 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Presents 150 of the best photographs received from both Cassini and Huygens, many for the first time. These images--among them the rings from the unlit side nevr visible from Earth, new details of all of Saturn's large moons, and panoramas of Titan's surface--have been processed in high resolution and reproduced in unprecedented detail and color fidelity. This magnificent volume presents the world of Saturn with a depth and breadth never before captured in the pages of a book. 026676

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Revolt In the Desert, Lawrence, T. E.
303 Revolt In the Desert
Lawrence, T. E.
New York George H. Doran 1927 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with black lettering and small illustration on cover and spine. "First Printing in America, March, 1927" on copyright page, but no publisher symbol (GHD) so this is probably a later printing of the first American edition. No fading to cover; tiny spots of wear to lower corner tips. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Full page illustrations. 335 pages with index, + fold-out map at rear of book in excellent condition. 023466

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Thirty Seconds over Tokyo, Lawson, Captain Ted W. (Bob Considine, Editor)
304 Thirty Seconds over Tokyo
Lawson, Captain Ted W. (Bob Considine, Editor)
New York Landmark Books (Random House) 1953 First Hardcover Very Good+ Fair Jacket 
Second printing in dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with brown and burgundy decoration and lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with 2-page map of Japan and the coast of China, frontispiece photograph of Captain Ted W. Lawson. Many more photographs and maps. 186 pages with index. Bright illustrated dust jacket is quite clean, has chips at top and bottom spine edges, short closed edge tears, missing front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. One of the pilots who participated in the Doolittle raid tells the whole story of the bombing of Japan and the days of adventure in China that followed. 027471

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The Atom Station, Laxness, Halldor
305 The Atom Station
Laxness, Halldor
London Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1961 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First U.K. Edition ("First Published in Great Britain 1961") in clean original dust jacket. Translated from Icelandic language by Magnus Magnusson. Author won the Nobel Prize for literature. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with silver lettering, small red decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 202 pages. Clean jacket (jacket design by Charles Mozley) has small price clip on front inside flap, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel by the winner of the 1955 Noel Prize for Literature set during the British occupation of Iceland during WWII. This is the first edition of the first English translation. 024148

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Gulf Coast Stimulus Package - Viagra for the Soul, Le Gardeur, Maurice
306 Gulf Coast Stimulus Package - Viagra for the Soul
Le Gardeur, Maurice
Covington, Louisiana Bard's Press 2014 0984122222 / 9780984122226 First Fine no dust jacket Jacket Roy Robinson, Illustrator Signed
Clean stated First Edition, SIGNED by author. Red cloth boards with color paste-on illustration (no wear), stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. Signed by the author on title page: "Don't Worry, Be Happy! MLG". Full color illustrations by Roy Robinson. Yellow ribbon page marker. 128 pages. Wonderful poems and illustrations that will touch your heart, make you laugh and cry. Prologue: In this mindless world of crime and stupor, our sole defense is a sense of humor. 026392

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Augustus Helps the Navy, Le Grand
307 Augustus Helps the Navy
Le Grand
Indianapolis / New York Bobbs Merrill Company 1942 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in fine condition in nearly fine unclipped original jacket. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with orange lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated. 128 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, has one 1/4" closed edge tear, very slight age toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Augustus, the irrepressible, is out to win World War II by searching for U-Boats along the the dark coves of the Maine coast with his friend Tom. 025061

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Code Name Nimrod, Leasor, James
308 Code Name Nimrod
Leasor, James
Boston Houghton Mifflin Co 1981 0395302285 / 9780395302286 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped dustjacket. Clean, unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver 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. 264 pages with Bibliography. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (10.95 on front inside flap), one very tiny shallow chip at base of rear panel (size of grain of rice). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. True story of the spy who ensured the success of the Normandy Invasion. 021855

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The Gordon Bennett Story - From Gallipoli to Singapore, Legg, Frank
309 The Gordon Bennett Story - From Gallipoli to Singapore
Legg, Frank
Sydney, Australia Angus and Robertson 1965 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with bright 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 green endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 309 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has a few small nicks and rubs, no edge chipping. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Biography of a great Australian patriot whose career spanned World War I and World War II. 027300

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310 American Surgeon Abroad
Leonardo, Richard A., M.D., Ch.M. F.I.C.S.
New York Froben Press 1943 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean blue boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, no names, writing or marks. 235 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. 8 vo.. Biography. 010442

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I Was A Nazi Flier - A German Pilot's Actual Diary, Leske, Gottfried
311 I Was A Nazi Flier - A German Pilot's Actual Diary
Leske, Gottfried
New York Dell 1941 First Paperback Very Good 
Dell paperback (A Dell War Book) with great cover art by Gerald Gregg. Clean, with slight creasing to cover. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Slight wear at spine corners. Clean blue endpapers. Edited and Translated by Curt Riess. 237 pages. True story of Gottfried Leske, Flight Sergeant in the Luftwaffe. 023800

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Eagles, Hawks and Falcons of the World, Leslie Brown; Dean Amadon
312 Eagles, Hawks and Falcons of the World
Leslie Brown; Dean Amadon
Seacaucus, NJ Wellfleet Press 1989 155521472X / 9781555214722 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very large book (two volumes in one) in beautiful condition, with clean, fine dust jacket. Size approx. 9" x 11-1/4" x 2-1/2" thick. All the diurnal birds of prey depicted in 125 color paintings by such great artists as Roger Tory Peterson, J. C. Harrison, Don R. Eckelerry, David Reid-Henry and many others. The information is presented in two parts. First, a series of introductory chapters covering taxonomy, morphology, senses, flight, hunting methods, food and feeding, migration, various aspects of breeding cycle, ecxonomics and relations with man, including falconry. Followingare generic and species accounts in systematic order. Throughout, over 125 color paintings by some of the world's most esteemed nature artists illuminate the text and evoke a true picture of the birds in their habitat. Each is accompanied by detailed identification keys. A book no connoisseur of birds should be without. 025476

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Somerville and Ross - The World of the Irish R. M., Lewis, Gifford
313 Somerville and Ross - The World of the Irish R. M.
Lewis, Gifford
New York Viking 1986 0670807605 / 9780670807604 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean golden brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. 251 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unworn - no fading, chipping, or wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027343

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Somerville and Ross: The World of the Irish R. M., Lewis, Gifford
314 Somerville and Ross: The World of the Irish R. M.
Lewis, Gifford
New York Viking Press 1986 0670807605 / 9780670807604 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Beautiful stated first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean toast brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. As new condition. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean unmarked endpapers. Illustrated with drawings, map, black and white plates. 251 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unworn, no tears, no chips, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of the lives of two extraordinary women, beloved by thousands as authors of the Irish R.M. books. 025918

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315 Bonanza Inn - America's First Luxury Hotel
Lewis, Oscar and Carroll D. Hall
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1959 Eighth Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Fair to Good Jacket Signed
Eighth Printing, SIGNED by author Oscar Lewis. Clean red cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 346 pp. + index. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has chips and closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of the world famous Palace Hotel in San Francisco, built in 1875 and destroyed by the earthquake and fire of 1906. 019305

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World So Wide, Lewis, Sinclair
316 World So Wide
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Random House 1951 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in unclipped original jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with bright silver author initials stamped on cover, silver lettering in black title box on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 250 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4" or less), tiny chips and short closed tears at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020596

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Buddha and Buddhism, Lillie, Arthur, M.A.
317 Buddha and Buddhism
Lillie, Arthur, M.A.
Edinburgh T. & T. Clark 1900 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Clean blue-green cloth boards with black lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Very slight surface wear to corners, no fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean chocolate brown endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 223 pages with glossary and index. Part of the series "The World's Epoch-Makers". 027460

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318 The Avenue, Clayton City
Lincoln, C. Eric
New York William Morrow & Co. 1988 0-688-07702-1 / 9780688077020 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean beige boards with blue cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 288 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel written about life in a southern U.S. town between the first and second world wars. 8vo. Fiction. 009842

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Earth Shine, Lindbergh, Ann Morrow
319 Earth Shine
Lindbergh, Ann Morrow
New York Harcourt, Brace & World 1969 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean blue cloth boards with clean white cloth spine, brown lettering on spine. Slight fading to board edges, very light bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean blue endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with six color and eight black & white plates. 73 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has a few tiny nicks and very slight edge wear, price clip to front inner flap (edge of price showing). Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Anne Lindbergh and her husband were present at Cape Kennedy before and during the astronauts' first flight into the orbit of the moon and shared the astronauts' last meal on earth before the take-off. In this book, she speaks movingly of the meeting between two generations of explorers, turning back to the time when space-rocket research started. But her main contribution goes beyond eloquent and perceptive reporting. With poetic and moral imagination uniquely her own, she grasps the human implications in the scientific achievement. 7-1/4" x 9-1/4". Space Exploration. 015671

Price: 45.00 USD
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Dearly Beloved, Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
320 Dearly Beloved
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
New York Harcourt Brace & World 1962 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean white cloth boards with gold lettering on denim-blue spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean blue endpapers; no writing or marks. Dustjacket is quite clean, price clipped, with a 3/4 inch closed tear at bottom left edge of spine. 202 pgs. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Stated First Edition. 8 Vo. Fiction. 014275

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