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181 Adams, Edward C L CONGAREE SKETCHES Scenes from Negro Life in the Swamps of the Congaree and Tales by Tad and Scip of Heaven and Hell with Other Miscellany.
Chapel Hill Univ North Carolina Press 1927 First Edition Near Fine  
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. Handsome book. Nicely printed and bound. Untrimmed fore-edge. Introdcution by Paul Green, 54 chapters - tales of the Carolinas, and a word list. ; 116 pages  
Price: 70.00 USD
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182 Adams, Les THE SECOND AMENDMENT PRIMER The Bill of Rights to the Constitution of the Unted States
Birmingham, AL Odysseus Editions 1996 First Edition Flexible leather Fine 
This is a navy blue leather covered book with flexible covers. This is a book in fine gift condition. There is an eagle decorative design encircled with stars in an oval in gilt ink. There is a title on the spine. The end papers are an image of the Bill of Rights. All edges are a bright gilt. There is a navy blue ribbon marker. The book is tight, bright, crisp, clean as are the end papers and pages. The book appears to be unread. There are no marks or writing. ; 8vo; 353 pages 
Price: 19.50 USD
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183 Adams, Paul THE NEW SELF-HYPNOSIS
West Nyack, NY Parker Publishing Co, Inc. 1969 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in very good condition without marks or writing. The end papers and pages are very clean. There are light beige foxing spots on the fore-edges (acidic reaction from impurities in the paper or from the environment) . The spine is tight. The unclipped dust jacket has a closed tear and some wear at the edges. ; 8vo  
Price: 15.00 USD
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184 Adams, R. H. CATALOG ILLUSTRATED AND DESCRIPTIVE OF THE RELIGIOUS PAINTINGS PLACED BY THOMAS B. WALKER IN THE AUDITORIUM AND SUNDAY SCHOOL ROOMS GUILD HALL
Minneaopolis, MN Hennepin Avenue Methodist Church 1931 First Edition Softcover 
This is a stiff paper cover book in near fine condition. Published in 1931 to honor the gift of paintings to the church. There are 26 artists listed including Tiepolo and Tintoretto. The author and curator was R. H. Adams. The works are represented in sepia toned images with accompanying text. This catalog is in fine condition except for a name in ink neatly written at the bottom of the first page which is blank. There is a faint hint of an erased former penciled price. The book is a normal size book - a little taller and narrower. The heavy card stock paper is a handsome shade of medium brown with black lettering. There is no wear or marks to describe. Well cared for. The title on the cover is wordes slightly differently from the title page - it is Illustrated Descriptive Catalogue of Religious Paintings Presented to the Hennepine Avenue Methodist Church by Thomas B. Walker Permanently Placed in the Auditorium and Sunday School Rooms Guild Hall. 60 Pages; 8vo; 69 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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185 Adams, Richard THE UNBROKEN WEB Stories and Fables
New York, NY Crown Publishers 1980 0517542315 / 9780517542316 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Jennifer Campbell 
This is a First American Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The binding is tight, the covers look new - brown cloth with black lettering on the spine. The interior pages are all new looking, clean and crisp. The dust jacket is qually crisp and clean. Unclipped. This is a slightly taller book than normal. Illustrated by Yvone Gilbert and Jennifer Campbell.; 8vo; 142 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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186 Aden, Bob THE WAY IT WAS A Highly Personal Account of the Old Log Theater's Early Years
Excelsior, MN Old Log Theatre 1989 First Edition Hardcover 
SIGNED. This is a first edition hardcover book with a dust jacket. The book comes with two Playbills from the Old Log Theatre for the performance of Whose Wife Is It Anyway - A Comedy by Ray Cooney. (Excelsior, Minnesota) . The book looks new - there is a wood look to the book cover - brown cloth with brown ink and an image of the theatre in a near silouette. The interior end papers and pages are clean. Signed with a greeting on the front end paper. The dust jacket is quite crisp and very clean, but with a light touch of edgewear. The jacket is now protected in an archival, see-through, removable mylar cover. There some illustrations, including am image of the cover of a Playbill from the first play performed in 1940. Nicely printed and bound. Quality paper with a line drawing of ducks on every other page. ; 8vo; 145 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 27.00 USD
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187 Aero-Amateur FLYING: THE WHY AND WHEREFORE
London The Aero 1911 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tight, paper covered hardback book with pictorial cover published circa 1911. Believe this is the first edition. Covers show distinct soiling. Corners worn. Former owner name and town on front end paper. Fold out of three panels of photos showing 'Eight Fying Machines' (biplanes and monoplanes) . Illustrated with black and white drawings. Index. Page of advertisements. Small, early book of collector interest for the period covered. ; 12mo 
Price: 139.00 USD
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188 Aicard, Jean THE DIVERTING ADVENTURES OF MAURIN Translated by Alfred Allinson, M. A.
London John Lane, The Bodley Head 1910 Hardcover Very Good+  
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book has a soft blue cloth cover with gilt title and design on the front cover and spine. The gilt is still bright. The covers are clean with a few tiny spots of color loss on the back panel, and slightly bumped corner. The end papers and pages are clean. The front and bottom edges are untrimmed. The top edges were once blue, but some color has now faded. The reverse of the front end paper carries and inscription "Fortescue Moresby with Xmas and New Year's greetings from Dick Allinson Dec 1909". There is a former owner bookplate on the front free end paper. ; 8vo; 375 pages  
Price: 25.00 USD
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189 Albers, Mitch PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY Custom Edition
Minneapolis, MN Minneapolis College 0536685207 / 9780536685209 Softcover Near Fine 
This is the Custom Edition arranged by Mitch Albers of the book originally published by Neil A. Campbell and Jane B. Reece. This edition was published by Pearson Custom Publishing for Minneapolis College. It is based on the sixth edition of the Campbell-Reece Biology book. This is a softcover book in near fine contion with a CD that is still sealed. The binding is tight and uncreased with no signs of being read. Crisp, clean. There is only the slightest hint of a curl to the corner - upper front. No marks, no writing, no underlining. Well cared for. Most likely unread. Black and white illustrations, diagrams, charts. The CD is by Campbell about Biology - Objectgives, Word Roots, Key Terms, Activities, Case Studies, Quizzes, Articles, Interviews, Glossary. It appears that the book is arranged for course study, but might be used for self study. ; 4to; 541 pages 
Price: 29.00 USD
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190 Albert Skira (editor) MASTERPIECES OF FRENCH PAINTING From the Primitives to the Sixteenth Century
Paris Albert Skira 1934 Self-wraps Very Good with no dust jacket  
This large paper covered French portfolio style cover enclose four unbound booklets that contain a total of 32 full color reproductions of French paintings. The prints are mounted (tipped in) on pastel and neutral art paper on one side only. They are slipped in, not bound in, to each booklet. Each booklet contains additional tipped in prints. Text is in English. A title page is inserted at the front of the book and a table of contents in the rear. All plates are present. The cover has some foxing (light brown spots caused by an acidic reaction to impurites in the paper or the environment) and very light smudges around the corners and hinges. The orginal protective glassine cover is still present, though there are several tears with pieces missing. All the interior sections of the portfolio are in very good condition. ; Folio; Unpaginated pages  
Price: 30.00 USD
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191 Albright, William Foxwell ARCHAEOLOGY AND THE RELIGION OF ISRAEL
Baltimore, MD The John Hopkins Press 1933 Third Edition Hardcover 
This is the original 1933 (3rd Edition) hardcover without a jacket as designed. The book is tight, bright, crisp, and clean. The dark navy blue cloth covers are in near fine condition. The title in gilt on the spine is a little dulled. There are no marks or writing. The interior is equally crisp and clean. Well cared for. The basis for the book is to document the speech delivered as part of the Ayer Lectures at the Colgate-Rochesters Divinity School in April, 1941. The author expanded the lecture for this book. ; 8vo; 246 pages 
Price: 19.90 USD
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192 Aldington, Richard TWO STORIES
1930 Limited Edition Hardcover 
This is a SIGNED, LIMITED edition of a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The binding is tight; the covers are clean. There is a little wear at the corners and a tiny puncture on the spine. The end papers have dicolored, most likely from acid in the materials used in the binding. The interior pages are clean. This is number 8 of 500 copies offered for sale. ; 8vo; 43 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 29.00 USD
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193 Aleamoni, Ron M. A TIME TO LOOK FOR RAIN
New York Vantage Press 1976 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket  
SIGNED This is a signed and inscribed hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in a tight binding and very clean, however there are two spots on the fron black cloth cover where the sheen is different from the rest of the cover. The unclipped dust jacket is bright and crisp with a faint touch of edge wear where the black color shows a tiny bit of the under layer of white. ; 8vo; Signed by Author  
Price: 17.00 USD
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194 Alexander, Franz G with Sheldon T. Selesnick THE HISTORY OF PSYCHIATRY An Evaluation of Psychiatric Thought and Practice from Prehistoric Times to the Present
New York, NY Harper & Row 1966 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book shows no wear. There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean with a touch of wrinkle to the top of the spine. This book has been well cared for. ; 8vo; 471 pages  
Price: 22.00 USD
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195 Alexander, Paul ROUGH MAGIC A Biography of Sylvia Plath (Unrevised and Unpublished P381roofs)
New York, NY Viking 1991 0670818127 / 9780670818129 Hardcover Near Fine 
Proof. This is a softcover book in near fine condition. The cover has the following information with date and price written in. 10/91 and $24.95. "Unvrevised and unpublished proofs". The binding is tight, covers clean, no creased on the spine. Appears to be unread, however there is a hint of a spot on the fore-edge with a trace of erasure. No writing or marks. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 381 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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196 Alighieri, Dante DIE GOTTLICHE KOMODIE
Stuttgart, Germany Deutscher Bucherbund 1963 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Handsome white flexible cloth covered book. This book is quite clean and nicely designed. The simple whitish-grey covers have gilt titles on the cover and spine. The end papers, page edges, and page content is very clean. There are reproductions of various famous art works in sublte neutral colors, some are double page. The only flaws are some tiny bumps to the top and bottom edgesin two places; there is no break in the cloth. ; 8vo  
Price: 28.00 USD
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197 Alison, Sir Archibald ATLAS TO ALISON'S HISTORY OF EUROPE Constructed and Arranged, under the Direction of Sir Archibald Alison, by Alex Keith Johnston. with a Concise Vocabulary of Military and Marine Terms.
Edinburgh William Blackwood And Sons 1852 Hardcover 
This is the map volume from this work by Alison. There are 108 maps of battles and a frontispiece labeled Military Signs and of Modern Fortification. It is a visual tool for reading the maps pertaining to the battles. . This is the 1852 edition. All the maps are firmly bound to a backing paper. The covers and spine are off - there are four parts: two covers, one spine, and one block of maps. The covers and the spine are full leather. The spine is ornately designed with two compartments used for the title and four with a handsome gold filled tooling . Two of the compartments have some missing leather. Could be restored or used for the maps. The maps are quite clean except for map 44 which has some heavy foxing (medium brown staining, probably from acidic paper that was inserted. ) There is occasional very light foxing on some other maps, mostly in the margins. Lithographs on a heavy weight of paper. Symbols of ships, forts, grounds are lightly hand-colored. The end papers are marbled. There is a former engraved bookplate with the name A. F. Cunningham. A later owner's name is written in pencil on the reverse side of the frontispeice. There is an alphabetical cross reference to the maps and an alphabetical glossary. ; 8vo 
Price: 565.00 USD
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198 Allen, John S. with S J French, J G Woodruff, C L Henshaw, D W Trainer ATOMS, ROCKS AND GALAXIES
New York, NY Harper & Bros 1938 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The binding is tight, corners straight, and is very clean and is without marks or writing. There is a hint of browning inside the hinges from glue used appearing through the paper where the book is hinged. The unclipped dust jacket has edge wear and is still in tact and bright. This book has black and white photographic illustrations, diagrams, charts, and formulas. There may be an extra postage cost if mailed by air. ; 8vo  
Price: 18.00 USD
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199 Allen, Louis BURMA The Longest War 1941-45
New York, NY St. Martin's Press 1984 0312108583 / 9780312108588 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
This is a First U. S. Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket that appears to be unread. The book and jacket are in fine/fine condition. The book is tight, bright, crisp, and clean. No soil, no wear. Pristine end papers and pages. No bumps. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. The jacket is unclipped; the original price is present. No chips or tears or rough edges. It is protected in a new archival see-through and removable mylar cover. Very well cared for if previously owned. The book is quite heavy (and with 686 pages) the book is nearly two inches thick. It may require extra postage if shipped to certain destinations outside the U. S. There are many black and white photos, maps, graphs. History Burma WW 2; 8vo; 686 pages 
Price: 41.90 USD
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200 Allen, William R. THE CHEQUEMEGON SHAY-WAH-ME-GON A Narrative of One of the Most Exciting and Colorful Periods in Our History, from the Days of the CIVIL War Aftermath to the Present
New York, NY William-Frederick Press 1949 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  
SIGNED. This is an inscribed and signd book; inscribed to Gov. Alf Landon. It is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean and without any marks or writing. There is a slight bumb to the rear, bottom corner. The inscription is on the front free end paper and is dated 1950. The dust jacket is unclipped, but has some edge wear and light chipping. The jacket has an interesting cover of a miner on his knees with a shadowed landscape of a city with tall buildings. ; 8vo; 205 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 49.00 USD
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