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Mystic: The Story of a Small New England Seaport, Cutler, Carl C.
141 Cutler, Carl C. Mystic: The Story of a Small New England Seaport
Mystic, Connecticut The Marine Historical Association, Inc. 1945 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Mystic, Connecticut: The Marine Historical Association, Inc., 1945. Original Marine Historical Association publication, Volume II, No. 4. Softcover, about 50 pages. Very good with only minor edgewear, a little darkening to the cover edges, binding sound, title page lightly foxed, pages lightly age-toned but clean, light cigarette odor which should dissipate over time, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Famous Castles and Palaces of Italy, D'Auvergne, Edmund B.
142 D'Auvergne, Edmund B. Famous Castles and Palaces of Italy
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1911 First US Edition Hardcover Good No 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911. First American edition, undated [1911]. Illustrated with both color and black and white plates. Red cloth lettered and decorated in gilt, black, dark green and purple, 320 pages. Covers lightly worn and darkened in a few areas, gilt bright and clear, good hinges, sound text block, name written at top of title page, library name handwritten on half-title, text pages foxed, plates very good.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Voyages and Beaches: Pacific Encounters, 1769-1840, David Nichol Smith Memorial Seminar 1993 University of Auckland)
143 David Nichol Smith Memorial Seminar 1993 University of Auckland) Voyages and Beaches: Pacific Encounters, 1769-1840
Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A. Univ of Hawaii Pr 1999 0824820398 / 9780824820398 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.: Univ of Hawaii Pr, 1999. First edition, first printing. Hardcover in color illustrated dustjacket. Fine condition, firm binding, very clean pages with no names or other markings, dustjacket in mylar protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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36 Views of Mount Fuji: On Finding Myself in Japan, Davidson, Cathy N.
144 Davidson, Cathy N. 36 Views of Mount Fuji: On Finding Myself in Japan
New York Dutton 1993 0525937072 / 9780525937074 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Dutton, 1993. First edition, 1993. Includes a glossary of Japanese terms and expressions. Seagreen boards with white linen cloth spine and gilt spine lettering, tan speckled endpapers, 295 pages with index, color illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with hardly any discernible edgewear, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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145 Davis, Jerome Dean A Sketch of the Life of Rev. Joseph Hardy Neesima, LLd, President of Doshisha [University]
Kyoto, Japan Doshisha University 1915 Paperback Fair 
Kyoto, Japan: Doshisha University, 1915. Undated [1915]. In English. Softcover, 163 pages, portrait of Neesima following the title page. Covers soiled with a bit of light edgewear, name at top of front cover, contents very clean, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Nimrod of the Sea; or, The American Whaleman, Davis, William M.
146 Davis, William M. Nimrod of the Sea; or, The American Whaleman
North Quincy, Massachusetts The Christopher Publishing House 1972 Hardcover Very Good Good 
North Quincy, Massachusetts: The Christopher Publishing House, 1972. First published in 1874, this book contains a personal account of a nineteenth century voyage to the South Seas in search of whales, including a full description of ship-board life, the art of whaling, the crew's experiences in the South Sea islands, more. Illustrated with engravings. Blue cloth lettered in gilt, 405 pages, dustjacket. The book has little wear, good hinges, firm text block, light foxing to the outer edges, very clean pages free from names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some foxing and shelf soil to the white background, numerous tiny edge chips and closed tears, very little paper loss.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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My Russian Yesterdays, De Hueck, Catherine.
147 De Hueck, Catherine. My Russian Yesterdays
Milwaukee, WI, U.S.A. The Bruce Publishing Company 1951 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Milwaukee, WI, U.S.A.: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1951. First edition, 1951. Insight into the lives of ordinary Russians in pre-Soviet days. Mauve cloth with black spine lettering, 132 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with rubbed corners and spine ends, very mildly foxed edges, foxed endpapers, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is in very good condition with a faded spine panel, light edgewear, little paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Guia.  Publicaciones De Instituto De Antropologia e Historia [I.D.A.E.H.], Del Museu Nacional of Arqueologia y Ethnologia
148 Del Museu Nacional of Arqueologia y Ethnologia Guia. Publicaciones De Instituto De Antropologia e Historia [I.D.A.E.H.]
Guatemala, C. A. Ministerior De Educacion Publica 1948 Paperback Good 
Guatemala, C. A.: Ministerior De Educacion Publica, 1948. In Spanish and English. Published 1948. A guide to the archaeological and historical exhibits illustrated in black and white. Softcover, 47 pages. Light soil to the covers, internally very clean with no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Across the Top of the World: The Quest for the Northwest Passage, Delgado, James P.
149 Delgado, James P. Across the Top of the World: The Quest for the Northwest Passage
New York, New York, U.S.A. Checkmark Books 1999 0816041245 / 9780816041244 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Checkmark Books, 1999. First edition, first printing. Dark blue cloth with color illustrated dustjacket. Fine condition with firm binding, no names or other markings, in fine dustjacket with mylar protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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150 Demont, John The Last Best Place: Lost in the Heart of Nova Scotia
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA Doubleday Canada 1998 0385256043 / 9780385256049 Paperback Very Good 
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA: Doubleday Canada, 1998. Printed 1998. Softcover, 276 pages. Light shelfwear, mainly edge rubbing, slight bumping to lower corner, pages clean with no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Life of Toyotomi Hideyoshi, Dening, M. E.
151 Dening, M. E. The Life of Toyotomi Hideyoshi
Kobe, Japan; London J. L. Thompson; Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. 1930 Third, Limited Edition Hardcover Good No 
Kobe, Japan; London: J. L. Thompson; Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1930. Third edition, 1930, one of 1000 copies printed. In English. Externally fair, internally good to very good. Illustrated in both color and in black and white, with folding plates. Black cloth lettered in gilt, no dustjacket. Covers rubbed, with heavies rubbing to the extremities and along the joints, good hinges, sound text block, foxing and bubbling to endpapers, pages a little age-yellowed but clean and unfoxed, plates very good, no names or other markings.. Third, Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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A History of Spain, Descola, Jean.  Translated By Elaine P. Halperin
152 Descola, Jean. Translated By Elaine P. Halperin A History of Spain
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1963 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1963. First American edition, 1963. Navy cloth with gilt cover lettering and decoration, 472 pages, plus extensive index, chronology and ancestral chart, color printed dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with very light overall surface rubbing, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no name or other markings.The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition. . First US Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Old World and the New; or a Journal of Reflections and Observations Made on a Tour in Europe (Vol. II), Dewey, Orville
153 Dewey, Orville The Old World and the New; or a Journal of Reflections and Observations Made on a Tour in Europe (Vol. II)
New York Harper & Brothers 1836 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1836. Volume II only of a two-volume set concerning an early 19th century tour of Europe. This volume details visits to Italy, the Vatican, and France, with a return to England, and then America. There are chapters on The Roman Catholic System, the European aristocratic system, the American republican system, and notes on the sensitiveness of Americans to public opinion abroad. Brown cloth with brown leather spine label, gilt lettering, 330 pages. A sound copy, with clean pages free from chips, tears or markings other than a signature on the front free endpaper, good hinges, firm binding. Light foxing throughout. Externally worn, with spine ends lightly frayed, corners a bit bumped. Nice, clean and solid copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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A Run Round the World; or The Adventures of Three Young Americans, DeWolfe, Fiske & Co.
154 DeWolfe, Fiske & Co. A Run Round the World; or The Adventures of Three Young Americans
Boston De Wolfe, Fiske & Co. 1891 Hardcover Good 
Boston: De Wolfe, Fiske & Co., 1891. Attractive copy from 1891 of this travel and adventure book for juveniles, illustrated with more than three hundred engravings and a color frontis, some of the illustrations quite humorous. Deep brown pictorial cloth lettered and extensively decorated in black and silver gilt, 311 pages. Some rubbing to the edges, mainly the spine ends, hinges internally repaired and secure, title page chipped around the edges and detached but present, pages age-toned and a little brittle, but clean and unmarked, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Caroline Sturgis Tappan & The Grand Tour: A Collection of 19th-Century Photographs, Dimock, George
155 Dimock, George Caroline Sturgis Tappan & The Grand Tour: A Collection of 19th-Century Photographs
Lenox, Massachusetts Lenox Library Association 1982 First Edition Paperback Very Good Signed
Lenox, Massachusetts: Lenox Library Association, 1982. First edition [1982]. Exhibition catalogue in black and white. Personal inscription on the title page signed "George" and dated July 14, 1982, most likely the author. Very light edgewear, slight age-toning to the covers, binding sound, pages very clean and otherwise unmarked.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Fore and Aft: A Story of Actual Sea Life, Dixon, Robert B.
156 Dixon, Robert B. Fore and Aft: A Story of Actual Sea Life
Boston Lee and Shepard 1883 First Edition Hardcover Fair No 
Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1883. First edition [1883]. Worn but sound copy, a series of reminiscences of fourteen months of life aboard a sailing ship. Brown cloth lettered and decorated with a sailing motif. Covers spotted and frayed at corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, pages mainly clean with several having light colored finger smudging, endpapers also smudged, name on preliminary blank.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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In the Palaces of The Sultan, Dodd, Anna Bowman
157 Dodd, Anna Bowman In the Palaces of The Sultan
New York Dodd, Mead & Company 1903 First Edition Hardcover Good 
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1903. First edition, 1903. With 8 tissue-protected photogravures and dozens of additional illustrations. White cloth printed in gilt, red and green, top edge gilt, 9.5" tall, 492 pages. Some soil to the white covers, good hinges, firm text block, small old dampstain to the lower corner from about page 125 to the end, never affecting any of the printed areas, pages otherwise very clean, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 325.00 USD
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Robert Doisneau: Three Seconds of Eternity, Doisnearu, Robert
158 Doisnearu, Robert Robert Doisneau: Three Seconds of Eternity
U.S.A. Te Neues Publishing Company 1997 3823821245 / 9783823821243 First US Edition Paperback Very Good 
U.S.A.: Te Neues Publishing Company, 1997. First American edition, 1997. 101 iconic photographs. Softcover, 12" tall. Near fine with firm binding, no names or other markings.. First US Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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The History of Ireland, from the Invasion By Henry the Second to the Present Times [Spine Title: O'Halloran's Ireland], Dolby, William
159 Dolby, William The History of Ireland, from the Invasion By Henry the Second to the Present Times [Spine Title: O'Halloran's Ireland]
New York N.P. 1845 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
New York: N.P., 1845. First edition [1845]. Comprehensive history of Ireland up to the mid nineteenth century, printed in double-column format, illustrated with numerous tissue-protected engraved plates. Three quarter calf over green boards, rebound most likely in the late nineteenth or early twentieth century, with the gilt harp cover design from the original binding mounted on the front cover, all edges gilt, a chunky volume of 480 pages. Covers heavily rubbed with some chipping to the leather, joints badly cracked but covers still attached, text block sound, pages uniformly foxed with a very narrow dampstain along the far top edge of the top margin throughout the entire book, dampstain a little larger on the last several pages, which also have dampstains along the outer margins, name in pencil on preliminary blank. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 115.00 USD
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The Pagoda and the Cross: The Life of Bishop Ford of Maryknoll, Donovan, John F.
160 Donovan, John F. The Pagoda and the Cross: The Life of Bishop Ford of Maryknoll
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1967 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1967. First edition [1967] of this Jesuit missionary's biography. Tangerine cloth with black cover illustration and spine lettering, 223 pages with extensive index, color illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with a lightly rubbed spine, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not corner clipped and is also in very good condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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