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God's Clockmaker: Richard of Wallingford and The Invention of Time

God's Clockmaker: Richard of Wallingford and The Invention of Time

by John North

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By John North. God's Clockmaker: Richard of Wallingford and The Invention of Time. States First Published 2005 by Hambledon And London, London and N.Y. BIOGRAPHY. SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY. HISTORY OF ENGLAND. CHRONOLOGY. Mathematics, Astronomy, Astrology, timepiece, St. Albans. Richard of Wallingford (1292-1336) EXLIB. VG/VG UNCLIPPED DUST JACKET. 441 PAGES, INDEXED. 6 3/8 X 9 1/2. VERY HARD TO FIND IN… Read more about this item
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Area 51, An Uncensored History of America's Secret Military Base

Area 51, An Uncensored History of America's Secret Military Base

by Annie Jacobsen

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2011
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By Annie Jacobsen: Area 51, An Uncensored History of America's Secret Military Base. 2011 First Edition, 2nd Impression Thus. Little, Brown, Boston. Number Line starts with 2. ISBN 9780316152947. USED. VG-/VG. 523 pages. 6 1/8 X 9 ½. Indexed.
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Harlem Stomp! A Cultural History of the Harlem Renaissance

Harlem Stomp! A Cultural History of the Harlem Renaissance

by Laban Carrick Hill

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By Laban Carrick Hill. Harlem Stomp! A Cultural History of the Harlem Renaissance. Foreward by Nikki Giovanni. 2003 Stated First Edition, 1st Printing Thus. Published by Little, Brown, Boston. FOR YOUNG ADULTS. USED. ILLUSTRATED WITH HISTORICAL PHOTOGRAPHS. USED. VG/VG ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. 151 pages. 9 7/8 X 11 ¼. BLACK HISTORY. The Jazz Age. ISBN0316814113.
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Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes, Further Reflections in Natural History

Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes, Further Reflections in Natural History

by Stephen Jay Gould

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1983
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By Stephen Jay Gould. Hen's Teeth And Horse's Toes, Further Reflections In Natural History. W.W. Norton & Company, NY & London. 1983 First Edition, VG/VG Condition Original DJ. PALEONTOLOGY. 413 pages, indexed. 5 ¾ X 8 ½. A collection of 30 essays all on an evolutionary theme. Stamped "Not for resale" on the bottom page edge. ISBN039301716A.
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The Silence Of The North

The Silence Of The North

by Olive A. Fredrickson with Ben East

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1972
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By Olive A. Frederickson with Ben East. AUTOBIOGRAPHY. RARE. 1972 Crown Publishers Inc., NY. The Silence Of The North, The Incredible story of a woman's fight for survival in a merciless winter of the Canadian Wilderness during the 1940's. Adapted as a film in 1981 and directed by Allan King. VG/GOOD $5.95 unclipped dust jacket. USED. 5 ¾ X 8… Read more about this item
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The Conquest of the Incas

The Conquest of the Incas

by John Hemming

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1970
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John Hemming. The Conquest of the Incas. Copyright 1970. First Edition Thus, Impression D. Softcover. Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, San Diego. ISBN0156223007. (stock photo of hardcover. our cover is same design but red.) History. USED. VG CONDITION. 641 pages, indexed. 5 ¼ X 8. From the personal collection of A. Richard Ellis, well-known Marine Sciences Illustrator.
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The Hours

The Hours

by Michael Cunningham

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1998
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9780374172893
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Michael Cunningham. The Hours. Biography of Virginia Woolf. WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE. Stated First Edition, 1998, FSG, NY. USED. VG/VG Unclipped dust jacket. ISBN0374172897 . 229 pages. 5 ¾ X 8 ½.
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The Custer Album

The Custer Album

by Lawrence A. Frost

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1964
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By Lawrence A. Frost. The Custer Album. BIOGRAPHY. Used - Very Good: Seattle, WA: Superior Publishing Co, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. USED. GOOD CONDITION/ GOOD CONDITION DJ. "A pictorial biography of George Custer - man or legend . . . hero or fool, George Armstrong Custer from boyhood to his last battlefield are all here in pictures." First edition. 192… Read more about this item
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It's Only a Movie: Alfred Hitchcock: A Personal Biography (Applause Books)

It's Only a Movie: Alfred Hitchcock: A Personal Biography (Applause Books)

by Charlotte Chandler

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Charlotte Chandler. >It's Only a Movie: Alfred Hitchcock: A Personal Biography (Applause Books) Copyright 2005 Applause Theatre and Cinema Books. Stated First Applause Printing, 2006.Illustrated with photographs. Softcover. USED. VG CONDITION. 349 pages, 6 X 9. ISBN1557836922.
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Orthogonal Town Planning In Antiquity

Orthogonal Town Planning In Antiquity

by Ferdinando Castagnoli

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MA
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9780262030427
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Orthogonal Town Planning In Antiquity. By Ferdinando Castagnoli.1971 The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. First English Edition. ILLUSTRATED. Originally published in Rome by De Luca Editore Under the auspices of the Institute of ancient topography of the University of Rome. English translation copyright, 1971. ISBN 026203042X. 138 pages. 7 ¼ X 10 ¼. EXLIB Textbook. VG/ NO DJ is included.
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Best of Johnny Cash Recorded Versions Guitar

Best of Johnny Cash Recorded Versions Guitar

by Johnny Cash

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1986
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9781458403384
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Johnny Cash. Best of Johnny Cash. Recorded Versions, Guitar. SONGBOOK. SHEET MUSIC AND LYRICS. GUITAR. Copyright 1958, Renewed 1986 by House of Cash, Inc. Published by Hal-Leonard. 154 pages 9 x 12. SOFTCOVER. VG USED CONDITION.
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Black Power and the Garvey Movement

Black Power and the Garvey Movement

by Theodore G. Vincent

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1971
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Theodore G. Vincent. Black Power and the Garvey Movement. BLACK HISTORY. GARVEYISM. 1971, Ramparts Press, Palo Alto, Ca. 299 pages, indexed. 5 3/8 X 8. $24.95. USED. SOFTCOVER. VG CONDITION.
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Postcards from the Edge
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Postcards from the Edge

by Carrie Fisher

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1987
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9780671624415
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Carrie Fisher. AUTOBIOGRAPHY. Postcards from the Edge. 1987 Simon and Schuster. NY. EXLIB. Stated 1st Printing. Number line starts with 1. VG CONDITION/ VG Unclipped original dust jacket protected in a mylar wrap. Very nice appearing barely read. 223 pages. 5 ¾ X 8 ¾. Summary: "Postcards from the Edge is a semi-autobiographical novel by American actress Carrie Fisher, first… Read more about this item
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Papillon
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Papillon

by Charriere, Henri

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1970
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Henri Charriere. Papillon. 1970 William Morrow First U.S. Edition. USED. VG/G Unclipped $8.95 Dust jacket. "An international sensation – the #1 bestseller in France, England, Germany, Italy, Spain and other countries" 434 pages 6 ½ X 9 3/8. Former owner signature on title page.
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Goldrush Days With Mark Twain, Illustrated with Woodcuts By Henry J. Glintenkamp

Goldrush Days With Mark Twain, Illustrated with Woodcuts By Henry J. Glintenkamp

by William R. Gillis

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1930
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William R. Gillis. Goldrush Days with Mark Twain (H. Glintenkamp woodcuts). Copyright 1930. Albert & Charles Boni, NY. With an into by Cyril Clemens. RARE H. Glintenkamp WOODCUTS 6 woodcut illustrations included, Twain frontis (Three old friends), and 5 other historic and realistic woodcut illustrations. MEMOIRS. HISTORY OF NEVADA GOLDRUSH. Summary: Mr. Gillis was a friend of American author/humorist Mark… Read more about this item
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The Celts (Glorious Treasures)

The Celts (Glorious Treasures)

by Karen Sullivan

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1997
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Karen Sullivan. The Celts (Glorious Treasures) 1997 Stated First Edition. Published by Brockhampton Press, London. 93 pages, indexed. 6 ¾ X 9. CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY, ARCHAEOLOGY.
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The Rose That Grew From Concrete

The Rose That Grew From Concrete

by Tupac Shakur

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1999
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9780671028459
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Shakur, Tupac Rose That Grew From Concrete. Poetry. 1999 Pocket Books. Softcover. USED. VG Condition. ISBN9780671028459 149 pages. 6 1/8 X 7 ¼.
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Will Rogers Ambassador of Good Will Prince of Wit and Wisdom (Salesman's Dummy)

Will Rogers Ambassador of Good Will Prince of Wit and Wisdom (Salesman's Dummy)

by P.J. O'Brien

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1935
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O'Brien, P.J. Will Rogers Ambassador of Good Will Prince of Wit and Wisdom. With an appreciation by Lowell Thomas. Copyright 1935, P.J. O'Brien. Published by George A. Parker Company, Philadelphia. Illustrated. RARE SALESMAN'S DUMMY WITH SUBSCRIPTION BLANKS. Includes excerpts from 296 page complete book. 5 5/8 X 8 3/8. BIOGRAPHY OF WILL ROGERS. USED. GOOD CONDITION/ NO DJ AS ISSUED.
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Postcards from the Edge
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Postcards from the Edge

by Carrie Fisher

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1987
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Carrie Fisher. AUTOBIOGRAPHY. Postcards from the Edge. 1987 Simon and Schuster. NY. EXLIB. Stated 1st Printing. Number line starts with 1. VG CONDITION/ VG Unclipped original dust jacket protected in a mylar wrap. 223 pages. 5 ¾ X 8 ¾. Summary: "Postcards from the Edge is a semi-autobiographical novel by American actress Carrie Fisher, first published in 1987. It was… Read more about this item
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The Oxford Inklings: Lewis, Tolkien and Their Circle

The Oxford Inklings: Lewis, Tolkien and Their Circle

by Colin Duriez

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2015
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Duriez, Colin. The Oxford Inklings: Lewis, Tolkien and Their Circle. BIOGRAPHY. Lion Books, Oxford, England. 2015. ISBN 9780745956343. USED. VG CONDITION. Summary: "THE OXFORD INKLINGS tells the story of the friendships, mutual influence, and common purpose of the Inklings – the literary circle which congregated around C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien. " 287 pages, indexed. 5 1/8 X 7 7/8.
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