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The Good Earth

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, The John Day Company: 1931

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 20904

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


First edition, second issue ('Flees' rather than 'fleas' on page 100; "For the John Day Company, Inc." on copyright page; top edge stained brown). Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt lettering and medalion on spine and cover, t.e.g. (brown), fore-edge deckle, green printed endpapers. . Front hinge starting, spine and cover faded, pages 82 and 83 have shadow where a newspaper clipping had been placed, otherwise unmarked, square, and clean. VERY GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 375 pp View more info

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Atlantic High: A Celebration

By: Buckley, William F.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1982

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 26484

ISBN: 0385152337

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt rendering of author's signature on front cover, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with B&W and color photographs. . Volume shows mild water damage throughout, spine cracker, spine lightly sunned. GOOD. . B&W and Color Photographs. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xviii, 262, (4) pp View more info

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Sailing The Great Races

By: Burton, Robin

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Secaucus, New Jersey, Chartwell: 1979

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 15708

ISBN: 0711100020

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Publisher's full light blue cloth with dark blue lettering on spine and front cover. Profusely illustrated with color photographs, many of them full page. Forward by Chay Blyth, who has signed the forward page. . Heel of spine is very slightly rubbed, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Dust jacket is wrinkled at the top edge of the rear cover, the spine and the upper tip of the front cover. NEAR FINE/ VERY GOOD-. . Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 160 pp View more info

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Spain Poised: An Etcher's Record

By: Burton, S. Chatwood

Price: $50.00

Publisher: United States, University of Minnesota Press (Lund Press): 1937

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 24629

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Limited Edition (This is number 614 out of 1000) . Publisher's green boards, lettering and image of a bullfighter and cape on cover, brown endpapers. Illustrated with 22 etchings and 23 smaller drawings. This is a record of the artist's travels in Spain in 1922, with commentary opposite each of the twenty-two full-page plates, with etchings by S. Chatwood Burton printed in gravure .. Some spotting on front cover and on band, otherwise near fine. NEAR FINE . B&W Etchings. Folio 13" - 23" tall. 49 pp View more info

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Discovery: The Story of The Second Byrd Antarctic Expedition

By: Byrd, Richard Evelyn

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1935

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 9498

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on cover, gilt lettering on spine, t.e.g. (light blue), fore-edge deckle, maps on endpapers. Illustrated with B&W frontispiece and B&W photographs. . Spine moderately sunned and slightly rubbed, boards lightly sunned, corners slightly bumped and worn, front hinge starting. GOOD+ . B&W Photographs. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. (xxi), (i), 405 pp View more info

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Jurgen, A Comedy of Justice

By: Cabell, James Branch

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Company: 1924

Edition: First Edition Thus. Seventeenth Printing

Seller ID: 15672

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt medallion on cover, gilt lettering on spine, deckle. . Head and heel torn, hinge starting, former owner's label and signature on fep, endpapers tanned and some pages torn, stained, and dogeared, else good. FAIR. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (ix), 368 pp View more info

Around the World in 18 holes

By: Callahan, Tom; Dave Kindred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1995

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 17012

ISBN: 0385478488

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's glossy wraps. In June 1993, after months of absurdly complex planning, two fiftysomething sports writers set off on their own incredible journey. Their mission: to play 18 holes of golf in 21 countries on four continents in just 69 days. In a work that s a cross between Blue Highways and City Slickers, they tell their bizarre but true story - this a book that no fun-loving golfer will want to miss. . NEAR FINE.. Photos, sketches. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 239 pp View more info

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Watercolor Painting on the Trail: A Hiking Artist's Handbook

By: Campbell, Judith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Appalachian Mountain Club Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 14050

ISBN: 1878239295

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. Illustrated with B&W photographs and drawings, and several color reproductions of watercolor paintings throughout. . Volume shows mild shelf-wear, else fine. NEAR FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xi, 147, (1) pp View more info

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Fifty True Mysteries of The Sea

By: Canning, John (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Stein & Day: 1980

Edition: First American Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 27624

ISBN: 0812827341

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over blue oards, gilt lettering on spine. Every sailor who is a reader and every reader who sometimes dreams of the sea loves to be enchanted by sea stories. In this book every story is true, and each is brilliantly told. Edited by John Canning. Published in England under the title 50 Strange Mysteries of the Sea. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The price-clipped dust jacket shows only slight shelf-wear, including a very small closed tear on the front panel, else near fine. FINE/VERY GOOD. . 8vo 8... View more info

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Fodor's How to Pack: Experts Share Their Secrets

By: Cardone, Laurel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Fodor's Travel Publications: 1997

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 26185

ISBN: 0679035176

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. Illustrated with B&W drawings.. The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. FINE.. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. viii, 127, (9) pp View more info

Power Lines Two Years on South Africa's Borders

By: Carter, Jason

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C, National Geographic Society: 2002

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13379

ISBN: 0792280121

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Signed by author (Jimmy Carter's grandson). Quarter bound in publisher's red cloth over black boards. Illustrated with full-color photographs and a B&W map of South Africa. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, tight, square,and clean. The unclipped dust jacket is in perfect condition. AS NEW / AS NEW. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 280 pp. Signed by Author View more info

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The Black Hills and Their Incredible Characters A Chronicle and a Guide

By: Casey, Robert J.

Price: $58.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Co., Inc.: 1949

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 16275

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine, green map endpapers, fore-edge deckle. Illustrated with b&w photographs and with The Guide: Current Information on Attractions, Towns, Routes, Distances, Etc. in back flap. . Head of spine has a small, repaired tear, head and heel of spine are lightly rubbed, bookplate on fep which has been left blank, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. Price clipped dust jacket has been rubbed at the head and heel of spine with some loss, light rubbing to tips, light creasing to bottom of rear cover, and has tape reinforcemen... View more info

Narrative of the Coronado Expedition (Relacion De La Jornada De Cibola)

By: Castaneda de Najera, Pedro de

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Lakeside Press / R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company: 2002

Edition: Centennial Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 2481

Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover, t.e.g. Illustrated in Color and B&W. Text in both English and Spanish. Illustrated with a two-page color frontispiece, 12 color plates, two color maps and several B&W illustrations. Translated by George P. Hammond and Agapito Rey. Edited by John Miller Morris. Includes extensive Historical Introduction by the editor. Castaneda’s account ranks with the log of Columbus and the Relation of Soto’s expedition by “A Gentleman of Elvas” as one of the most important documents on the early European exploratio... View more info

Narrative of the Coronado Expedition (Relacion De La Jornada De Cibola)

By: Castaneda de Najera, Pedro de

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Lakeside Press / R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company: 2002

Edition: Centennial Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 2534

Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover, t.e.g. Illustrated in Color and B&W. Text in both English and Spanish. Illustrated with a two-page color frontispiece, 12 color plates, two color maps and several B&W illustrations. Translated by George P. Hammond and Agapito Rey. Edited by John Miller Morris. Includes extensive Historical Introduction by the editor. Castaneda’s account ranks with the log of Columbus and the Relation of Soto’s expedition by “A Gentleman of Elvas” as one of the most important documents on the early European exploratio... View more info

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Longfellow's Wayside Inn: A Camera Impression

By: Chamberlain, Samuel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1938

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 21381

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Text is clean & unmarked, decorative endpapers. . Unclipped dust jacket shows wear, fading and chipping. . B&W Photographs. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 73 pp View more info

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Lexington and Concord A Camera Impression

By: Chamberlain, Samuel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1939

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 21480

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Photographic endpapers. . Unclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, is torn and chipped. Text is clean and unmarked. . B&W Photographs. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 73 pp View more info

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Dear Friends and Darling Romans

By: Chamberlin, Mary

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1959

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12456

Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket


Stated first edition. Inscribed by author on ffep.. Covers slightly soiled, corners worn, else very good. The unclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, has some loss, else good. VERY GOOD-/FAIR. . B&W Illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (viii), 248 pp. Signed by Author View more info

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Dark Wind: A Survivor's Tale of Love and Loss

By: Chaplin, Gordon

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 24469

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Illustrated with maps of route.. FINE/FINE.. Maps. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 228 pp View more info

Backpacker Magazine's Guide to the Appalachian Trail

By: Chase, Jim

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Stackpole Books: 1989

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 6158

ISBN: 0811722376

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. 8vo. 253 pp. Illustrated with numerous maps and B&W photographs. This is a new, unopened, unmarked copy in perfect, pristine condition. AS NEW.. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Yellowstone National Park; Historical and Descriptive

By: Chittenden, Hiram Martin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Saint Paul, J. E. Haynes: 1924

Edition: New Revised Edition. First Edition

Seller ID: 11557

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Punlisher's full navy cloth, gilt lettering on spone and cover. Illustrated with fold-out map. . Unmarked, tight, square, and clean, boards mildly worn. VERY GOOD.. Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall. vii, (i), 356 pp View more info