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301 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
302 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
303 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
304 Somerville and Ross: The World of the Irish R. M.
Lewis, Gifford
New York Viking Press 1986 0670807605 / 9780670807604 First Fine Fine Jacket 
Beautiful stated first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Small remainder mark (black dot) on top text block page edges near spine, else very clean. 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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305 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
306 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.
307 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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308 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
309 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

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Dearly Beloved, Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
310 Dearly Beloved
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
New York Harcourt Brace & World 1962 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean ivory cloth boards with blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Slight fading to spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blue endpapers; "Christmas '59" written at top edge of half-title page. 202 pp. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with one short closed edge tear at base of rear panel 1/3"), very light soiling. Author's photo on rear panel. 020785

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Dearly Beloved, Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
311 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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Earth Shine, Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
312 Earth Shine
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
New York Harcourt Brace & World 1969 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with white cloth spine, metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, very slight narrow line of fading at base of boards. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; brief previous owner inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrated with six color and eight black & white photographs. 73 pages. Clean jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has short closed edge tears, 3" closed tear at base of rear panel. Photo of author by Richard W. Brown on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable cover. The distinguished author describes her experiences and meditates on the earth's life and man's reach to the moon. 028533

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The Railway Man: A Pow's Searing Account of War, Brutality and Forgiveness, Lomax, Eric
313 The Railway Man: A Pow's Searing Account of War, Brutality and Forgiveness
Lomax, Eric
New York W W Norton & Co Inc 1995 0393039102 / 9780393039108 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First American Edition, First Printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. As new condition. Blue boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 278 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of a Scotsman who was taken prisoner after the fall of Singapore during World War II and was put to work on the infamous Burma-Siam railway, which cost the lives of 250,000 men. There he helped to build an illicit radio, so that the prisoners could follow the news of the war. He was caught and tortured. "This unforgettable book describes a life saved from final bitterness by an extraordinary will to remember and forgive." 024629

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The Canvas Falcons: The Story of the Men and Planes of World War I, Longstreet, Stephen
314 The Canvas Falcons: The Story of the Men and Planes of World War I
Longstreet, Stephen
New York/Cleveland World Publishing Co. 1970 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with black cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 365 pgs. Illustrated with historical photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Aviation. 013754

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The Story of the U.S. Air Force, Loomis, Robert D.
315 The Story of the U.S. Air Force
Loomis, Robert D.
New York Random House (Landmark Books) 1959 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Bill Feeny, Illustrator 
Landmark Book No. 89 in clean original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with red and gray decoration, gray lettering on cover and spine. No fading 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 mark. Illustrated by Bill Feeny; also illustrated with glossy black and white photographs. With a foreword by General Curtis E. Le May. 182 pages with index. Clean dust jacket has slight edge wear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Vivid story of the Air Force--The stirring accounts of the miracles of early flight; the important role aviation played in World War I; the horrors and heroics of World War II; the atomic bombings, the Berlin airlift; Korea--the F-86 Sabre Jets against the Russian-built MIG-15s; the minute men of the air; the Air Force Academy. 028591

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Beneath Another Sun, Lothar, Ernst
316 Beneath Another Sun
Lothar, Ernst
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1943 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean red cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. No names, writing or bookplates. 420 pgs. Clean illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has very tiny corner chips, short closed edge tears at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Historical novel about a Tyrolian man who has the stamina and courage to become a leader in the anti-Nazi movement after his family, friends and the girl he loves, and even he himself have all been shipped off to Czechoslovaki. 017645

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317 The Story of Jodrell Bank
Lovell, Sir Bernard
New York/Evanston Harper & Row 1968 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean yellow boards with dark blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean, photographically illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 265 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slight wear at base of spine, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of Jodrell Bank, the world's largest radio telescope. 8vo. Space Exploration. 010574

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American Vintage: The Rise of American Wine, Lukacs, Paul
318 American Vintage: The Rise of American Wine
Lukacs, Paul
Houghton Mifflin 2000 0395914787 / 9780395914786 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean orange boards with burgundy cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 370 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A well-researched and highly readable account of the history of wine in America, its introduction and vast improvement over the years, the dark days of prohibition, the defiant and persistent American growers who insisted that they could produce wines of the finest quality to compete with any in the world. 025884

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Godforsaken: Sea Racing the World's Most Dangerous Waters, Lundy, Derek
319 Godforsaken: Sea Racing the World's Most Dangerous Waters
Lundy, Derek
Chapel Hill, NC Algonquin Books 1999 1565122291 / 9781565122291 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. Clean white boards with blue spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 272 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, small price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Hair-raising account of the world's most demanding and dangerous sailing race: around the world, one sailor, one boat, no stops, no assistance. This is the story of the 1996-1997 Vendee Globe, a grueling four-month circumnavigation of the globe in the most dangerous of all waters, the Southern Ocean. 027230

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320 Accidental Journey: A Cambridge Internee's Memoir of World War II
Lynton, Mark
Woodstock, NY The Overlook Press 1995 0-87951-577-5 / 9780879515775 First Hard Cover Near FIne Fine Jacket 
Very clean toast brown boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Remainder mark on bottom page edges. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007644

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