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The Water Brought Us: The Story of the Gullah-Speaking People, Branch, Muriel Miller
361 The Water Brought Us: The Story of the Gullah-Speaking People
Branch, Muriel Miller
New York, New York, U.S.A. Cobblehill / Dutton 1995 0-525-65185-3 / 9780525651857 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Clean dark blue boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Neatly stamped previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper; no other marks. 106 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A portrait of the Gullah people who forged out of the oppressive circumstances of slavery a unique African-American culture. 7-1/2" x 9-1/2". Black History. 016653

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Savage Sleep, Brand, Millen
362 Savage Sleep
Brand, Millen
New York Crown Publishers 1968 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition, in original jacket. Clean burgundy cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean burgundy endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 465 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with two very tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. One of the most penetrating novels ever written about the human mind, particularly the healing of the svage sleep of pschosis. Author takes the reader behind the scenes into a state hospital and a center of psychiatric research and teaching. 018164

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Fruitflesh: Seeds of Inspiration for Women Who Write, Brandeis, Gayle
363 Fruitflesh: Seeds of Inspiration for Women Who Write
Brandeis, Gayle
Harper 2001 0062517244 / 9780062517241 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition with full number line in clean unclipped dust jacket. Burgundy boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 208 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (23.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023166

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The Passion of Ayn Rand, Branden, Barbara
364 The Passion of Ayn Rand
Branden, Barbara
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1986 0385191715 / 9780385191715 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Collectible, as-new condition. Very clean gray boards with blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 442 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024466

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Encyclopedia of Criminology, Branham, Vernon C., M.D. and Samuel B. Kutash, Ph.D.
365 Encyclopedia of Criminology
Branham, Vernon C., M.D. and Samuel B. Kutash, Ph.D.
New York Philosophical Library 1949 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with beige spine, blue lettering on cover and spine. Some fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 527 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (12.00 on front inside flap), has a few very shallow edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023974

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The Second Circle, Brebner, Winston
366 The Second Circle
Brebner, Winston
New York Viking Press 1951 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean gray cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine,squiggly blue line border and decorates spine. No bumping, 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. "First Published by The Viking Press in October 1951" on copyright page. 275 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), very slight age toning to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. On what turned out to be the last day of war in italy, Pio, an American soldier, had the narrowest of escapes. Some of his comrades met a fate which he himself missed only by accident and which he blamed himself for not helping to prevent. The memory of their fate pursues him through the desperate chase which his story becomes. An intense romance with a girl helps him forget, and he falls in love, despite having a wife at home he married on the eve of his departure. 024023

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Wilderness Pets at Camp Buckshaw, Breck, Edward
367 Wilderness Pets at Camp Buckshaw
Breck, Edward
Boston and New York Houghton Mifflin 1910 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, published April 1910. Clean moss green cloth boards with clean unchipped photo paste-on illustration on cover, stamped silver lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, no writing or stamping. Very small previous owner bookplate (1" x 1") on front free endpaper. Small blank sleeve paste-on at rear fixed endpaper. Illustrated throughout with amazing animal photographs. Frontispiece photo of small bear cub ("Sukey") with clean tissue guard. 240 pages. 024752

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Report on Bruno, Breitbach, Joseph
368 Report on Bruno
Breitbach, Joseph
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1964 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First American Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean turquoise cloth boards with bright gold lettering, blue decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Translated from the German by Michael Bullock. 311 pages. Dusts jacket is clean and bright, has two closed tears (2") to rear panel, no chips, nice photo of author and bio on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of conflict between the political philosophies of East and West, youth and maturity, liberalism and authoritarianism, morality and expediency. 027100

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Savoring France: Recipes and Reflections on French Cooking (The Savoring Series), Brennan, Georgeanne
369 Savoring France: Recipes and Reflections on French Cooking (The Savoring Series)
Brennan, Georgeanne
Time-Life Books 1999 0737020199 / 9780737020199 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Printing in very clean unclipped dust jacket. Large format - approx. size is 9" x 13'. Clean ivory boards with black cloth spine, ivory lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. As new condition. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean photo-decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with awesome photography of both recipes and scenery. 256 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A trip not only to the French table, but to the very heart of French culture, with amazing recipes. 027672

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Virginia Woolf's London, Brewster, Dorothy
370 Virginia Woolf's London
Brewster, Dorothy
London George Allen and Unwin 1959 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean turquoise cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (very slight browning to endpapers). Jacket is not price clipped (15s.net on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A literary sightseeing tour of London by scholar and critic Dr. Dorothy Brewster, who shows how Virginia Woolf used London as atmosphere, theme, and even motivating force throughout her writing. 022846

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Inside the Titanic (A Giant Cutaway Book), Brewster, Hugh
371 Inside the Titanic (A Giant Cutaway Book)
Brewster, Hugh
Boston, Massachusetts Madison Press Book - Little, Brown & Company 1997 0316557161 / 9780316557160 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
As new condition. Clean, large hardcover first edition (so stated) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Size approx. 11-1/2" x 14-1/2". Glossy color illustrated boards, no fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, clean decorated endpapers with no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated throughout, with fold-out. Illustrated by Ken Marschall, text by Hugh Brewster. 32 pages with glossary and recommended further reading. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. 026880

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Fidelio - My Voyage to a Distant Shore, Bridwell, Rodger
372 Fidelio - My Voyage to a Distant Shore
Bridwell, Rodger
New York Dutton 1986 0525243976 / 9780525243977 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped jacket. Very clean pale blue boards with white cloth spine, gold and red lettering on spine. No bumping, soiling or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 227 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020549

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373 New Life of Mr. Martin
Briffault, Robert
New York Charles Scribner 1947 First Hardcover Near Fine good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with "A" on copyright page), in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with brown lettering on cover and spine. No fraying 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. 436 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), has large chip at upper right front panel corner, smaller edge chips and short closed edge tears. Story begins in a Limehouse hotel in the 1930's with the discovery of the body of one Anthony Whitford, a suicide. The Coroner's jury sits on the case. Anthony Whitford is declared dead by his own hand and buried. Then a few days later, the real Anthony Whitford turns up. NOTE: It was difficult for me to get this book properly catalogued -- I kept getting pulled into the story whenever I opened the book! 026629

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Shots Heard Round the World - An Ambassador's Hunting Adventures on Four Continents, Briggs, Ellis O.
374 Shots Heard Round the World - An Ambassador's Hunting Adventures on Four Continents
Briggs, Ellis O.
New York Viking Press 1957 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Rudolf Freund, Illustrator 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean brown marbled paper covered boards with beige buckram cloth spine, brown title box with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with exception of glue mark between two pages (where a bookplate may have been). No additional names, writing or marks. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers, slight yellowing. Beautiful full color illustrations by Rudolf Freund, one of the foremost American wildlife artists. 149 pages. Dust jacket has age-toning, is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, 3/4" chip at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Hunting stories told with warmth and humor by Ellis O. Briggs, who was U.S. Ambassador to Brazil. Set on four continents including Patagonia, Czechoslovakia, Korea, Liberia, 022740

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Tribes of the Sahara, Briggs, Lloyd Cabot
375 Tribes of the Sahara
Briggs, Lloyd Cabot
Cambridge Harvard University Press 1960 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Clean rust brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, with tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 295 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with very slight surface wear at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book is the result of twelve years of field and library work, replacing myths and exaggerations with factual information every bit as exciting, mysterious and romantic. Collectible quality first edition. 8vo. Middle East. 014390

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The English Farmhouse, Briggs, Martin S.
376 The English Farmhouse
Briggs, Martin S.
London B. T. Batsford, Ltd. 1953 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean dark green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with 132 photographs and line drawings. 242 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny edge nicks and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. History is written here in tiles and beams, stones and thatch...a wonderful book for any lover of the English countryside and its heritage. 026464

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The Majic Bus: An American Odyssey, Brinkley, Douglas
377 The Majic Bus: An American Odyssey
Brinkley, Douglas
Harcourt Brace 1993 0151556946 / 9780151556946 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean white boards with bright blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean map-illustrated endpapers - very small previous owner name and date neatly printed in corner of half-title page, very inconspicuous. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 513 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The travel adventures of a young history professor takes seventeen undergraduates across America in a learning-adventure-on-wheels, where the students learn by seeing and doing. The class visits 30 states and ten national parks, reads twelve books by great American writers, they see Bob Dylan in Seattle, gamble at a Vegas casino, dance to Bourbon Street jazz in New Orleans...and so much more. 027515

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Away to Cape Breton, Brinley, Gordon
378 Away to Cape Breton
Brinley, Gordon
New York Dodd Mead 1936 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Putnam Brinley, Illustrator 
Clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Slight fading at top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean map-illustrated endpapers; tasteful previous owner bookplate on back side of front free endpaper. 266 pages. Color frontis illustration, plus illustrations throughout by Putnam Brinley. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few small shallow chips at top and bottom of spine edge, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An exploration of Cape Breton Island, that fascinating bit of land flung far out into the Atlantic off the northeastern end of Nova Scotia, by the author of "Away to the Gaspe." 8vo. Nova Scotia. 013837

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Away to the Gaspe, Brinley, Gordon
379 Away to the Gaspe
Brinley, Gordon
Garden City, NY Garden City Publishing 1940 Reprint Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Reprint edition (1940) in original dust jacket. Very clean yellow-gold cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No previous owner markings. Illustrated by Putnam Brinley. 200 pages. Dust jacket has slight edge wear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Delightful guide to the East coast of Quebec. 023833

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Then & Now: Quaker Essays: Historical and Contemporary, Brinton, Anna
380 Then & Now: Quaker Essays: Historical and Contemporary
Brinton, Anna
Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania Press 1960 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Pale green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Clean, with a few faint white specks to boards. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner name in very tiny print at top edge of front free endpaper. 352 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight age-toning to white edges, small corner chips and 1/3" closed tear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007588

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