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The Kitbook for Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines, Barrows, R. M.
81 Barrows, R. M. The Kitbook for Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines
Chicago Consolidated Book Publishers, Inc. 1943 Hardcover Fair No 
Chicago: Consolidated Book Publishers, Inc., 1943. Published 1943. Externally worn. Short fiction and diversional reading material for US servicemen during World War II, illustrated with cartoons, some in color. Red, white and blue hardcover, pictorial endpapers, 336 pages. Quite a bit of wear and chipping to the cover edges, front hinge cracked at the title page, no half-title (there may not have been one with the book), very short closed tear to the top of the title page, pages age-toned and a little bit brittle, a couple of pages with small margin chips. No names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Voyage Du Jeune Anacharsis En Grece, Vers Le Milieu Du Quatrieme Siecle Avant L'ere Vulgaire.  Seven Volumes, Barthelemy, Jean Jacques
82 Barthelemy, Jean Jacques Voyage Du Jeune Anacharsis En Grece, Vers Le Milieu Du Quatrieme Siecle Avant L'ere Vulgaire. Seven Volumes
Paris A. Belin 1813 Edition Stereotype Hardcover Very Good 
Paris: A. Belin, 1813. In French. 7 volume set from 1813, handsomely bound, companion atlas not present. Full calf with dual spine labels in tan and lettered in gilt, gilt decorated compartments, ribbon bookmarks. Some expected cover wear and rubbing, joints good, text blocks sound with one gathering in each volumes 1 and 2 loosened a bit but not detached, pages clean with no noted chips or tears, almost no foxing, no names or other markings. There is some vertical wrinkling to the spine covering, mainly noticeable on the labels, and many page corners have creases from having been folded over.. Edition Stereotype. Hard Cover. Very Good. 16mo (16.5 cm tall). 
Price: 245.00 USD
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The Anglo-Boer Wars: The British and the Afrikaners, 1815-1902, Barthrop, Michael
83 Barthrop, Michael The Anglo-Boer Wars: The British and the Afrikaners, 1815-1902
New York, New York, U.S.A. Blandford Press 1987 0713716584 / 9780713716580 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Blandford Press, 1987. First edition, 1987. Detailed history generously illustrated in black and white. Bright red cloth-like boards, with heavy gilt lettering, map endpapers, 176 pages, color illustrated dustjacket. The book is in fine condition, looks and feels new, with sound text block, good hinges, clean pages wtih no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in fine condition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Paris with Pen and Pencil: Its People and Literature, Its Life and Business, Bartlett, David W.
84 Bartlett, David W. Paris with Pen and Pencil: Its People and Literature, Its Life and Business
New York Hurst & Co. 1880 Hardcover Good No 
New York: Hurst & Co., 1880. Undated, circa 1880. Illustrated in black and white throughout, including prominent French personalities and Parisian architecture. Victorian decorated binding in brown cloth with black and gilt lettering and decoration, 315 pages. The book is in generally good condition with rubbed corners and spine ends, good hinges, heavily foxed endpapers and front pages through to the preface, name in red pencil on front free endpaper, otherwise clean pages with some occasional light foxing, no other names or markings. . Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Medieval Panorama, Bartlett, Robert
85 Bartlett, Robert Medieval Panorama
Los Angeles J Paul Getty Museum Pubns 2001 0892366427 / 9780892366422 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Los Angeles: J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, 2001. First edition [2001]. Red cloth with color illustrated dustjacket. The book has light bumping to the lower corners, firm binding, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some minimal shelf rubbing to the rear panel, no chips or tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Christmas Poems Read By Dorothy Beattie Over Radio Station WFBC, Greenville, SC, Christmas Eve, 1944, Beattie, Dorothy
86 Beattie, Dorothy Christmas Poems Read By Dorothy Beattie Over Radio Station WFBC, Greenville, SC, Christmas Eve, 1944
Greenville, SC WFBC Radio 1944 First Edition Paperback Fair 
Greenville, SC: WFBC Radio, 1944. First edition [1944]. Poems read over the air on Christmas Eve, 1944, dedicated to men in the service. Red softcover, 32 pages. Covers edgeworn and soiled, first and final pages spotted, remaining pages very clean, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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History of South Africa and the Boer-British War.  Blood and Gold in Africa, Beck, Henry Houghton
87 Beck, Henry Houghton History of South Africa and the Boer-British War. Blood and Gold in Africa
Philadelphia Globe Bible Publishing Co. 1900 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
Philadelphia: Globe Bible Publishing Co., 1900. First edition [1900]. Sensationalized account of the Boer War, illustrated in black and white with a folding map in color at the front. Bright blue pictorial cloth printed in black and red, 525 pages. Covers lightly rubbed, mainly at the extremities, good hinges (front hinge internally neatly repaired), sound text block, a number of short jokes and sayings neatly written on the blank pages at the end, pages very clean and otherwise unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Modern Democracy, Becker, Carl. L.
88 Becker, Carl. L. Modern Democracy
New Haven Yale University Press 1941 Hardcover Good Very Good 
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1941. Second printing [1941], the same year as the first printing. Series of three lectures examining the conflict between individual liberty and economic equality. Blue cloth with dustjacket. Light wear, light must odor, personal bookplate on front pastedown, pages clean and unmarked. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some light wear and age-toning, no chips.. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Victorian Myths of the Sea, Behrman, Cynthia Fansler
89 Behrman, Cynthia Fansler Victorian Myths of the Sea
Athens, Ohio USA Ohio University Press 1977 0821403516 / 9780821403518 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Athens, Ohio USA: Ohio University Press, 1977. First edition, 1977. Deep teal linen cloth with white spine lettering, frontis portrait of Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson, 188 pages including index, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with very lightly rubbed corners and spine ends, 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: 20.00 USD
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90 Bell, Major G. K. Curtain Call
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA Intaglio Gravure Limited 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Signed
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA: Intaglio Gravure Limited, 1953. First edition (1953). signed by the author on the title page. In English and French. Very good in good to very good dustjacket. Documents the final days of World War II and involvement of the Canadian Army. Generously illustrated throughout in black and white. Bright orange hardcover with map endpapers, photo illustrated endpapers. Light edgewear, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with no other names or markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some wear to the extremities and very minor chipping to the corners and spine ends, some minor shelf soil, almost no paper loss.. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Introduction to Greek Mythology, Bellingham, David
91 Bellingham, David Introduction to Greek Mythology
Edison, New Jersey, U.S.A. Chartwell Books 2002 0785816070 / 9780785816072 Paperback Fine 
Edison, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Chartwell Books, 2002. Softcover with self-flaps. Looks and feels new, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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La Crisis De Alimentos En Republica Domicana: Ensayos Sobre La Politica De Comercializacion y Seguridad Alimentaria 1966-1986, Ben, Miguel Sang
92 Ben, Miguel Sang La Crisis De Alimentos En Republica Domicana: Ensayos Sobre La Politica De Comercializacion y Seguridad Alimentaria 1966-1986
Santo Domingo, Republica Dominicana Universidad Iberoamericana 1988 First Edition Paperback Good 
Santo Domingo, Republica Dominicana: Universidad Iberoamericana, 1988. In Spanish. Published 1988. Softcover with some light shelf rubbing, covers just starting to separate from bottom but still firmly attached, binding sound, pages clean with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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93 Ben-Meir, Alon In Defiance of Time
Houston, Texas Herald Publishing Co. 1980 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Houston, Texas: Herald Publishing Co., 1980. First edition, 1980. Softcover, 213 pages. Some light edgewear and uneven fading to the front cover, internally about fine, feels new and unread, with firm binding, clean pages free from 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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The Viceroys of India, Bence-Jones, Mark
94 Bence-Jones, Mark The Viceroys of India
New York St Martins Press 1984 0312839103 / 9780312839109 First Edition, First Pinting Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: St Martins Press, 1984. First edition, first printing of this book about the role of the Viceroy in India under British Colonial rule. Illustrated in black and white. Red cloth, 343 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book looks about new with effectively no external wear, two tiny smudges to rear cover, good hinges, sound text block, very clean pages free from names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some light shelf rubbing, no chips or tears.. First Edition, First Pinting. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Melanges De Litterature et De Politique, Benjamin-Constant
95 Benjamin-Constant Melanges De Litterature et De Politique
Paris Pichon et Didier 1829 Hardcover Good 
Paris: Pichon et Didier, 1829. First edition, 1829. In French. Full speckled calf with brown spine label, gilt ruled spine, marbled endpapers, 8.25" tall, xiv, [2], 483 pages. Covers rubbed at the extremities, minor chipping to spine ends, spine a little dried and crackled but archivally stabilized, joints a little weakened but secure, text block sound, occasional light foxing, mainly toward beginning and end of the book, blanks at beginning and end also foxed, name of Jonathan Phillips dated 1832 on first preliminary blank, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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Vignettes of Portsmouth [New Hampshire], Bennett, Harold Hotchkiss.  Illustrated By Helen Pearson
96 Bennett, Harold Hotchkiss. Illustrated By Helen Pearson Vignettes of Portsmouth [New Hampshire]
Portsmouth, New Hampshire Self-published 1913 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Portsmouth, New Hampshire: Self-published, 1913. First edition of this illustrated historic tour of old Portsmouth, New Hampshire, designed in the manner of an eighteenth century publication. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Blue paper covered boards which incorporate a pseudo-dustjacket, front cover illustration, 54 pages. Some wear to the exterior paper, with a bit of chipping at the top spine end and some rippling at the top edge. Good hinges, firm binding, clean pages. Gift notation to "Miss Brennan" on the first blank from Edwin R. Pearson, who may or may not be related to the illustrator. A clean and sound copy of a hard-to-find book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Voice of Latin America, Benton, William
97 Benton, William The Voice of Latin America
New York Harper & Brothers 1961 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1961. First edition, 1961. Early 1960s survey of Latin and South America with a focus on its most prevalent problems: widespread poverty and the need for economic development; the introduction and spread of Communism; and the lack of educational resources. Bright orange hardcover with blue cloth spine, 204 pages, dustjacket. The book looks and feels new and unread, with tight binding, very clean pages free from names or other markings, only a trace of light foxing to the top edge. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is in near fine condition with some minor shelf rubbing, no chips or tears.. 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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98 Berenson, Bernard Rumor and Reflection
New York Simon & Schuster 1952 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1952. First edition, 1952. Wartime diary kept by Bernard Berenson, the celebrated humanist and art historian, first in his own home and then in his secret retreat near Florence, Italy. Salmon boards with black cloth spine, gilt cover lettering, black and white frontis portrait, 461pages with index, printed dustjacket. The book is in good condition with a half-faded tinted top edge, heavily rubbed bottom right front cover corner, mild two-toning to front cover, minor additional edgewear, sound text block, good hinges, foxed endpapers and a paper clip shadow atop half title, otherwise clean pages with no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in good condition, pleasatly age-toned, with some chipping along the top front cover edge and spine ends, minor additional edgewear.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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99 Berman, Marshall. The Politics of Authenticity: Radical Individualism and the Emergence of Modern Society. Studies in Political Theory Series
New York Atheneum Press 1970 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Atheneum Press, 1970. Published 1970. Studies in Political Theory series. Cornflower blue cloth, gilt spine lettering, crimson endpapers, 325 pages, color printed dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with very lightly rubbed extremities, 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, with two small pieces of tape affixed erroneously at bottom blank quarter of rear cover, a very neatly closed top right corner tear to the front cover. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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South London, Besant, Walter
100 Besant, Walter South London
New York Frederick A. Stokes Company 1898 First Edition Hardcover Fair No 
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1898. First edition, 1898. Includes 120 black and white illustrations. Forest green cloth with gilt cover lettering, heavy gilt publisher's emblem illustrating the bottom front right cover corner, frontispiece with protective tissue, 332 pages with index. The book is in fair condition, with the binding lightly shaken, rubbed and frayed spine ends and corners, very gently rubbed joints, sound text block, good hinges, come neatly made pencil underlings, otherwise clean pages with no names or other markings. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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