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The Arms of Krupp: 1587-1968

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Little Brown: 1964

Edition: First AMERICAN EDITION

Seller ID: 3372

Condition: Very Good


1968 TIGHT CLEAN (BOOK AND JACKET LOOK NEW!) STATED FIRST EDITION 942 PAGE THICK HARDCOVER WITH VERY RARE VERY GOOD PLUS JACKET MYLAR PROTECTED CONTAINING TIME LINES OF THE KRUPP DYNASTY AND PHOTOS-FABULOUS HARDCOVER WITH JACKET View more info

The Killer Angels: A Novel of the Civil War.

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Mckay: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 317

Condition: Very Good


1974 FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER SECOND PRINTING WITH FIRST EDITION JACKET-VERY RARE FIRST EDITION IN GOOD plus CONDITION . AN ARRRACTIVE EARLY PRINTING View more info

YACHTING

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1931

Seller ID: 100000396

Condition: Very Good


Bound in publisher's blue cloth with Yachting logo on front panel and gilt titles on spine. LARGE FOLIO EDITION.A COMPILATION OF YACHTING COMPENDIUM FROM VARIOUS SOURCES CONTAINING DIAGRAMS,PLATES PHOTOS AND ATICLES THROUGHOUT THE 1920'S-1931. A MARVELOUS VERY CLEAN TIGHTLY BOUND WORK AND A DELIGHT FOR ANY YACHTING ENTHUSIAST! View more info

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Manual of Instructions for Submarine Periscopes

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Washington,D.C., Navy Department: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000442

Condition: Very Good


Fabulous very early 1927 manual for submarine periscopes. Loaded with fold outs of optics and text for design,development and implentation of the periscope technology just being developed at the time in the U.S.! One of a kind book for the submariner or Navy historian. View more info

The Nineteen

By: A. Fadeyev

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, International Publishers: 1929

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000407

Condition: Very Good


stated first printing-in very good clean 293 page 1929 hardcover with rare very good original jacket-great price View more info

The Electress Sophia and the Hanoverian Succession

By: Adolphus William Ward

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Goupil: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000374

Condition: Very Good


Full leather bound large hardcover with wonderful plates tooled in compartment spine all page clean great price View more info

ROOTS

By: Alex HALEY

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Doubleday: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000247

Condition: Fine


FINE'VG A QUALITY CLEAN BRIGHT TIGHT HARDCOVER AND VERY GOOD UNCLIPPED JACKET WITH HALEY'S PICTURE ON REAR PANEL WOW View more info

Hand-book of Ready Reference

By: Andrew A. Gardenier

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Springfield,mass., King-richardson: 1897

Edition: FIRST

Seller ID: 100000299

Condition: Good


Contains many monochrome wood engravings and two intricate full colour cut-away/pop-ups of Horses and Cattle. 636 pages, good clean tight binding, great historical reference. View more info

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the audacity of hope-thoughts on reclaiming the american dream

By: barack obama

Price: $30.00

Publisher: new york, crown: 2006

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 10045682

Condition: fine


Very nice original year printng in near fine hardcover and jacket.375 pages-Read what the president's vision is! View more info

The Age of Fighting Sail the Story of the Naval War of 1812

By: C.s. Forester

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Doubleday: 1956

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 100000241

Condition: Fine


fine/vg. a nice clean quality hardcover and jacket with endpaper maps,285 pages. View more info

Scotland's gift golf

By: Charles blair McDonald

Price: $850.00

Publisher: new york, scribner's: 1928

Edition: first printing

Seller ID: 10099467665333


1928 fabulous first edition with all full color plates and photo lithographs . This is the true first edition in very good hardcover with red clothe binding in superb clean unmarked interrior with only light wear to spine tips and and very light cover wear. No jacket was issued with this hardcover Blair Mcdonald was instrumental in the early stages of golf developement in the U.S. and abroad . A very good plus hard to find condition copy for the serious golf enthusiast ... View more info

Scotland's Gift Golf

By: Charles Blair McDonald

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Charles Scribner's & Sons: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000354

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean tight 1928 first printing in red boards with wonderful color and black and white illustrations. View more info

The Australian Crusoes or the Adventures of an English Settler and His Family in the Wilds of Australia

By: Charles Bowcroft

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Allen Brothers: 1869

Edition: Sixth

Seller ID: 100000294

Condition: Good


sixth printing of the first stated , good condition, 512 pages, very good for age, a romantic intrinsic work on Australia. View more info

THE JESUITS: A HISTORY

By: christOPHER HOLLIS

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, MacMillan: 1968

Edition: First AMERICAN EDITION

Seller ID: 100000244

Condition: Fine


FINE/VG. A BRIGHT CLEAN TIGHT HARDCIOVER AND GOOD JACKET . BOOK LOOKS NEW 284 PAGES. View more info

EINSTEIN A THE LIFE IAND TIMES

By: Clark RONALD

Price: $20.00

Publisher: WORLD: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1000000072

Condition: Fine


FINE/NG-AN EXCELLENT HARDCOVER COPY 718 PAGES -NO MARKS TEARS, NAMES.ETC. View more info

Lady Chatterley's Lover

By: D.h. Lawrence

Price: $25.00

Publisher: FARo: 1930

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 100000373

Condition: Very Good


193o publishing in black boards and clean pages throughout. great price! View more info

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(SIGNED EDGAR WALLACE!)The Books Of Bart

By: edgar wallace

Price: $300.00

Publisher: london, ward locke: 1929

Edition: first edition

Inscription: signed

Seller ID: 92337784

Condition: good plus


marvelous true Edgar Wallace(author of King Kong) 256 page first edition signed by autghor on the half title page from 1929 London publishing. No writinG OR marks etc. View more info

The Books of Bart(Signed Edgar Wallace)

By: Edgar Wallace

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000293

Condition: Very Good


Signed Edgar Wallace on the half title page. Book is in good condition wear to extremeties, foxing to page endpapers. A very rare signed copy of is work! not many found, 256 pages. View more info

THEODORE REX

By: EdmUND MORRIS

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, RANADOM: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000248

Condition: Fine


FINE/FINE A SUPERB QUALITY UNREAD LIKE NEW HARDCOVER AND JACKET! View more info

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THE LIFE AND WORKS OF JOSIAH WEDGWOOD from His Private Correspondence and Family Papers

By: Eliza METEYARD

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, Hurst and Blackett: 1865

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000428

Condition: Very Good


superb two volume 1865 editions both in very good clean hardcovers with numerous illustrations. The most complete definitive compedium of this renown potter. Perhaps the best two volume set to be had with tight binding with gilt inlays and very clean pages for both volumes. A collector's dream. View more info

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ACROSS THE RIVER AND INTO THE TREES

By: Ernest Hemingway

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, SRIBNERS: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5000017

Condition: Fine


1950 FINE/VERY GOOD, NEAR FINE CLEAN HARDCOVER ,308 PAGES WITH HEMINGWAY PHOTO ON BACK PANEL,ONLY FORMER OWNER'S BOOKPLATE INSIDE ELSE TIGHT AND SQUARE, JACKET HAS MINOR EDGE WEAR. A NICE COPY FOR ANY BOOK SHELF. View more info

Brave Men

By: Ernie Pyle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Henry Holt: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1000004

Condition: Fine


1944 near fine -only former owmer's book plate inside-otherwise clean tight and attractive. View more info

MAcARTHUR ON WAR

By: Frank C. WALDROP

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, DUELL SLOAN: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000265

Condition: Very Good


VERU GOOD TIGHT HARDCOVER,420 PAGES, LOADED WITH MACARTHUR'S TAKE ON WAR. View more info

OSCAR WILDE HIS LIfE AND CONFESSIONS (2 VOLUMES

By: Frank HARRIS

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, AuTHOR PUBLISHED: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000378

Condition: Very Good


MARVELOUS 1918 TWO VOLUME hardcovers in very good clean condition first printings! WOW View more info

James Boswell the early Years 1740-1769

By: Frederick A. Pottle

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Mcgraw Hill: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000225

Condition: Fine


fine/fine/ stated first, fine clean unmarked bright hardcover and jacket-the best to be found! 606 pages View more info

FREDERIC REMINGTON'S OWN OUTDOORS

By: Harold McCracken

Price: $30.00

Publisher: DIAL PRESS: 1964

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 100000050

Condition: Fine


FINE/VG-LOADED WITH SPECTACULAR PAINTINGS AND SKETCHES. VERY ATTRACTIVE BRIGHT BOOK. View more info

Frederick Remington Artist of the Old West

By: Harold mcCracken

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lippincott: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000064

Condition: Fine


stated first edition in near fine hardcover and jacket-only tape shadow on inside ffep otherwise clean and bright with over 80 reproductions and 32 in full color! A work of art unto itself! View more info

To Kill a Mockingbird

By: HARPER LEE

Price: $450.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Lippincott: 1960

Seller ID: 100000290

Condition: Very Good


Stated seventh printing in clean good+ hardcover and clean bright jacket price clipped! . This was printed shortly after first printng and not as costly and exactly the same first printing book! Not a book club or other variant. A piece of history that will light up any book shelf! View more info

To Kill a Mockingbird

By: HARPER LEE

Price: $395.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Lippincott: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000439

Condition: Very Good


Only months after the first edition this is the stated 9th printing in very good clean unmarked 296 page hardcover. Not a book club or other variant but the real 1960 publishing.AN ORIGINAL PIECE OF HISTORY! View more info

To Kill a Mockingbird

By: HARPER LEE

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Lippincott: 1960

Seller ID: 100000331

Condition: Very Good


True first year printng! (6th) The most important theme of To Kill a Mockingbird is the book's exploration of the moral nature of human beings-that is, whether people are essentially good or essentially evil. The novel approaches this question by dramatizing Scout and Jem's transition from a perspective of childhood innocence, in which they assume that people are good because they have never seen evil, to a more adult perspective, in which they have confronted evil and m... View more info