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101 Graves, Robert LAWRENCE AND THE ARABIAN ADVENTURE
Garden City, NY Doubleday, Doran & Co. 1928 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Hardback book in very good plus condition. Former owner gift note on first blank page, ink shows through on the reverse side. There is a pencil erasure size spot that goes through pages 49 and 52. Pictorial end papers. Half tone photographs and drawings throughout. The title on the spine is slightly faded and very faint wear to the tops and bottoms of the spine. ; 8vo  
Price: 42.00 USD
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102 Graves, Robert LAWRENCE AND THE ARABS
New York, NY Paragon House 1991 1557783381 / 9781557783387 First Edition Softcover Near Fine  
This is the first edition of the softcover release by Paragon House. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. There is a tiny spot on the title page, however, the book appears to be unread. There are some photo illustrations. ; 8vo; 454 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
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103 Hager, Thomas FORCE OF NATURE The Life of Linus Pauling
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1995 0684809095 / 9780684809090 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book appears to be unread - tight, bright, crisp, and very clean. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. There is a remainder mark on the bottom page edges. ; 8vo; 721 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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104 Hakutani, Yoshinobu YOUNG DREISER A Critical Study
Rutherford Fairleigh Dickinson U. Press 1980 0838622682 / 9780838622681 First Edition Hardcover 
SIGNED. This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket, inscribed and SIGNED by the author on the front free end paper. The books is tight, bright, and very clean. The book appears to be new except for some fading at the bottom edge of the book and two closed tears, one with a little chip and touch of wear at the spine. There are no marks or writing in the book. The pages are crisp and with the appearance of having been read carefully, if at all. 1980 copyright. Inscription dated Spring 1980. The emphasis on this book is the early career. Cover: rich black cloth with fine binding. Jacket: Bright yellow background with a photo image of Dreiser in black and white on the front panel. ; 8vo; 228 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 60.00 USD
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105 Hamil, Harold COLORADO WITHOUT MOUNTAINS A High Plains Memoir
Kansas City, MO The Lowell Press 1976 0913504335 / 9780913504338 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  Illustrated by James R. Hamil 
SIGNED. This is a signed First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has been signed by the author and his son, the illustrator. The book is tight, bright, and very clean without marks or writing other than the signatures. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and very clean with a short closed tear on the front panel. ; B & W Watercolor; 8vo; 284 pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator  
Price: 35.00 USD
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106 Hampl, Patricia THE FLORIST'S DAUGHTER
Orlando, FL Harcourt, Inc. 2007 0151012572 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in fine/fine condition. The book is tight, bright, crisp, clean with no marks or writing. No wear. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. Unclipped. Gift condition. ; 8vo; 227 pages 
Price: 19.90 USD
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107 Hanson, Lawrence and Elizabeth VERLAINE: FOOL OF GOD
New York, NY Thomas Y. Crowell Co. 1957 First Edition Hardcover with no dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket The book has a tight binding and clean covers. The title in gilt on the cover and and spine is bright. There are a few very small spots on the bottom fore edges of the book. The interior is clean and without marks or writing. The dust jacket is unclipped. There is light wear and discoloring along the edges of the jacket. The cover is now protected in a see-through, removable jacket cover. ; 8vo; 394 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
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108 Hare, Humphrey SWINBURNE A Biographical Approach
London H. F. & G Witherby Lte 1949 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, crisp, clean and without marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket has two chips and a missing rectangle from the top color layer to dust jacket paper in the shape of a amall price sticker. There is a shotrt closed tear at the top corner of the jacket. The jacket still looks bright and looks even better in its see-through, removable mylar jacket protector.; 8vo; 216 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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109 Haskins, James S. ALWAYS MOVIN' ON The Life of Langston Hughes
New York, NY Franklin Watts 1976 0531012115 / 9780531012116 Second Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book would be considered in fine condition if not for a small rectangle shaped discoloration left from the removal off a tiny price sticker on the upper front corner of the book cover. The binding is tight, the covers and interior are clean, and there are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is unclipped and is quite bright and clean, however the dark brown color layer of the paper is rubbed on the back panel of the jacket and the same tiny remnant of a price sticker also appears on the dust jacket. The book looks even brighter in a see-through, removable mylar jacket protector. ; 8vo  
Price: 28.00 USD
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110 Hélias, Pierre - Jakez LE CHEVAL D'ORGUEIL Mémoires D'Un Breton Du Pays Bigouden
Librairie Plon 1978 2259000061 / 9782259000062 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and clean. There is a former owner gift note and date written in on the half-title page. There are no other marks or writing. The dust jacket has some edge wear. It is unclipped. The cover is now protected from further wear by a see-through, removalbe mylar cover. In French. There are some black and white photographs. ; Photographs; 8vo 
Price: 17.00 USD
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111 Hemenway, Robert E. ZORA NEALE HURSTON: A LITERARY BIOGRAPHY With a Foreward by Alice Walker
Urbana University Of Illinois Press 1977 0252006526 / 9780252006524 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket  
Would be fine hardcover book except for remainder mark on bottom edge. Unclipped dust jacket has light corner and edge wear and a hint of rubbing on the white background of the back panel. Grey cloth with black and gold on spine. Boards are clean and smooth, binding is tight. Probably never read. No visible shelfwear. Would be fine condition, but has black remainder mark on bottom edge, hints of foxing on fore-edge. ; 8vo; 371 pages  
Price: 49.00 USD
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112 Hendrickson, Paul LOOKING FOR THE LIGHT The Hidden Life and Art of Marion Post Wolcott
New York, NY Alfred A Knopf 1992 First Edition Softcover Fine  
This is softcover Uncorrected Proof of this photographer. The book is near new looking. It is tight, bright, crisp, and very clean - both covers and interior. The cover has been overlaid with a piece of paper by the publisher. It contain a blurbA and publicantion details. It states that the ptentative publication date is 13 May 1992, the the prices is $35.00, that there are 92 black and white phtographs, and it has been excerpted in Life Magazine. The blurb says: "A long-overdue celebration of the brilliant photographer who - together with such distinguised contemporaries as Dorothea Lange and Walker Evans - helped create our enduring record of rural America in the Great Depression" . ; 8vo  
Price: 20.00 USD
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113 Hesse, Hermann BRIEFE Erweiterte Ausgabe
Frnakfurt Suhrkamp Verlag 1964 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. Handsomely bound in grey cloth covers and a lightly stampled title on the spine in gilt. The book is quite crisp and clean except for a hint of a spot on the cover and light spots on the page edges at the foot of the book. Tight, bright, No marks or writing on end papers or pages. There is a short closed tear on the rear end paper. Well cared for. In German. ; 8vo; 567 pages 
Price: 17.00 USD
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114 Hewins, Ralph COUNT FOLKE BERNADOTTE His Life and Work
Minneapolis, MN T. S. Denison & Company Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, very clean and without marks or wirtings. The dust jacket is clean and crisp, but with some light edge wear and some faint damp spots on the back panel. Now protected in a see-through, removable mylar cover. Photo illustrated. ; 8vo; 279 pages  
Price: 25.00 USD
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115 His Eastern and Western Disciples THE LIFE OF SWAMI VIVEKANDANDA (VOLUME II)
Calcutta Advaita Ashrama 1981 Fifth Edition Hardcover 
This is Volume 2 - a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and clean except for a trace of a pencil price erasure on the front end paper and a small lightly printed star on the end paper. The book appears to be unread. Very nicely cared for. Clean covers, tight, binding. The dust jacket has some wear to the corners. It looks bright and fresh in its see-through, removable mylar protector. Unclipped. There are some illustrations in black and white. ; 8vo; 695 pages  
Price: 25.00 USD
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116 Hitti, Philip K. MAKERS OF ARAB HISTORY
New York, NY St. Martin's Press 1968 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a very nice hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book would be considered in fine condition except for a former owner name in pen on the end paper under the front dust jacket flap. Tight, bright, crisp, and very clean. There are no other marks or writing. Well cared for. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean, but with a faint touch of corner wear. The jacket is in a see-through, removable mylar cover. ; 8vo; 268 pages  
Price: 29.00 USD
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117 Hofvendahl, Russ A LAND SO FAIR AND BRIGHT The True Story of a Young Man's Adventures Across Depression America
Dobbs Ferry, NY Sheridan House 1991 0924486104 / 9780924486104 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight and bright, very clean, and without marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean and has a soft vertical crease on the inside front flap. ; 8vo; 303 pages  
Price: 14.00 USD
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118 Holland, Dorothy Thomas THE NAVY WAS NEVER BLUE! Five Found it Rosy-Hued!
Prairie Village, KS Miramot Publishers 1992 1881118088 / 9781881118084 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
SIGNED. This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. Ithas been signed and inscribed by the author. The book is in a tight binding and is very clean and without any marks or writing other than a small stamp from The Writers Place, the Midwest Center for Literary Arts in Kansas City. The author has inscribed the book to the organization and quotes a passage from Browning. The book documents the life of a Navy family. A review slip is laid in. The book is photo illustrated. ; 8vo; Signed by Author  
Price: 27.00 USD
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119 Hong, Maria (Editor) GROWING UP ASIAN AMERICAN An Anthology
New York, NY William Morrow And Company 1993 0688112668 / 9780688112660 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Editon hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is near fine - tight, bright, and very clean and without marks or writing. The dust jacket is crisp and clean with a 1/2 inch closed tear. The price is clipped. This book has been well cared for. It may be unread. ; 8vo; 416 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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120 Hopson, Ella Lord (Editor) MEMOIRS OF DR. WINTHROP HARTLY HOPSON
Cincinatti, OH Standard Publishing Company 1887 First Edition Hardcover 
This is an ex-library book from a small Christian College. There is a bookplate on the front end paper and remnants of a library pocket and a stamp on the rear end papers and a light call number on the spine. The binding in every other way is a handsome green cloth binding with gilt title and decoration on the spine. The end papers are brown coated. The interior pages are all crisp and clean without marks or writing except for a small number stamped at the bottom of the dedication page. Confederate and Civil War history. ; 8vo; 239 pages  
Price: 45.00 USD
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