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THE FORTRESS

By: Robert PAYNE

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Simon and Schuster: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000243

Condition: Very Good


A VERY CLEAN TIGHT HARDCOVER WITH UNCLIPPED JACKET FIRST PRINTING WITH ENDPAPER MAPS OF FORTRESS AND ST. PETERSBURG View more info

The Encomparable Crime

By: Roger Manvell/heinrich Fraenkel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, G.p. Putnam's Sons: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000228

Condition: Fine


fine/fine a bright clean hardcover and unclipped jacket 337 pages-looks unread View more info

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Audubon's Birds Of America (The Audubon Society Baby Elephant Folio)

By: Roger Tory Peterson

Price: $350.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Artabras/harison House: 1981

Seller ID: 6000037

Condition: Fine


1981 HUGE HARDCOVER in fine clean large(folio sized)450 page hardcover loaded with OVER 900 color plates of all the fabulous birds . It is over 20 pounds in weight and in pristine clean like new condition. Each color plate is a picture in itself and the birds jump out at you. It would lightup any bookshelf! The large color plates of all the birds are magnificinet to behold and realistic. View more info

Cupid's Arrows

By: Rudyard Kipling

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus: 1900

Edition: FIRST

Seller ID: 100000297

Condition: Very Good


vg/-, marron hardcover, bright clean tight binding and case, newspaper articles laid in, chipped half title, otherwise quite new looking View more info

The Killer Angels

By: Shaara

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Mckay: 1974

Seller ID: 5000021

Condition: Very Good


1974 second printing of the first edition in very good clean tigh hardcover and unclipped jacket with 8.95 price. The original 1974 book at a great price! View more info

THE KILLER ANGELS

By: Shaara,MICHAEL

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Mckay: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000399

Condition: Fine


HARDCOVER GOOD STATED FIFTH PRINTING OF THE FIRSTEDITION ORIGINAL YEAR PRINTG. WITH MAP OF GETTYSBURG AND NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS. WITH VERY GOOD PLUS JACKET UNCLIPPED WITH SHAARA PHOTO ON BACK!. A NICE ALTERNATIVE TO PAPERBACKS OF LATER PRINTINGS. A true piece of history! View more info

HOPES AND DREAMS THE STORY OF BARACK OBAMA

By: Steve Dougherty

Price: $110.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, BLACK DOG AND LEVENTHAL: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000254

Condition: Fine


F/F - first edition hardcover-PROTECTED IN MYLAR COVER A PIECE OF HISTORY! View more info

Mission Escape

By: Sydney Smith

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, DAVID MCKAY: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000245

Condition: Fine


stated first american edition in superb fine clean hardcover and jacket 236 pages book looks new View more info

A Gallery of Women (2 volumes)

By: Theodore Dreiser

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Horace Liveright: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000375

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED FIRST EDITION TWO VOLUMES NUMBERED 512 AND AUTHOR'S SIGNATURE OVER NUMBERED PAGE. IN VERY GOOD CLEAN TIGHT HARDCOVERS AND OFFERED AT A GREAT PRICE! View more info

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Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant 2 Volumes first edition 1885

By: U.s. Grant

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Webster: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000334

Condition: Very Good


1885 Volume I & Volume II two volume first printing set in original first issue set. . First volume is original calf skin with blue and red labels on spine. Near fine clean interrior and text. Marbled endpapers with Grant's dedication and signature on prelim.This would light up any Civil war book shelf! Published by Charles L. Webster & Company 1885 & 1886 Vol I 584 pages, Vol II: 647 pages 8vo, with gilt lettering & emblem on spine, flocked end papers, Fold-out letter ... View more info

Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant

By: U.s. Grant

Price: $600.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Webster: 1885

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000433

Condition: Very Good


Near fine clean bright condition 130 year old books.PERSONAL MEMOIRS OF U.S.GRANT. New York: Charles L. Webster and Co., Very Good Originals! 1885, 1886) 2 volumes. First printing edition of both volumes in original beautiful bindings with leather gilt trimmed . With 49 maps and illustrations, including two steel-engraved frontis portraits and two etched views, all with tissue-guards. Fine clean interrior. Also with the dedication from Grant in holograph facsimile.An unu... View more info

The BlueJackets' Manual

By: U.s. Mavy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Navy: 1940

Seller ID: 100000021

Condition: Very Good


A fabulous navy manual with over 828 pages loaded with illustrations and diagrams of 1940's U.S.Naval technology. A great find in very good condition blue manual. View more info

The Blue Jackets Manual

By: U.S. Navy

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Annapolis,Maryland, Unites States Naval Institute: 1940

Edition: Tenth

Seller ID: 100000301

Condition: Very Good


1940 clean bright unmarked 784 page hardcover. light creasing to pages and cover. A rich look into prewar Navy resources. View more info

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AN ESSAY ON CRIME AND PUNISHMENT (1778!) VOLTAIRE

By: VOLTAIRE

Price: $300.00

Publisher: edinburgh london, w. gordon and w. creech: 1778

Edition: first

Seller ID: 540923212

Condition: good+


fabulous original leather bound 1778 hardcover from Voltaire(translated from Italian with commentary) on his theorems on crimes and punishment from 1778! In brown calves skin leather in good condition for age . Five raised bands on spine with red title label and gilt ruled along all five bands. Very rare 1778 original printing! View more info

An Essay on Crimes and Punishments

By: Voltaire

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W. Gordon and W. Creech: 1778

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000295

Condition: Good


full calf leather binding,five raised bands, red label laid in compartment. A wonderful first of this fabulous work with light wear to case, staining to edges of endpapers only, missing front free endpaper,text block clean, binding tight. View more info

THE MONK OF THE WORLD

By: Walter DIRKS

Price: $20.00

Publisher: DAVID MCKAY: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000039

Condition: Fine


BRIGHT CLEAN HARDCOVER AND JACKET,235 PAGES, HISTORY AND ORDERS OF MONKS. View more info

THE FORRESTAL DIARIES

By: Walter MILLIS

Price: $30.00

Publisher: VIKING: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000045

Condition: Fine


NEAR FINE /NEAR FINE-MARVELOUS COMPENDIUM IN VERY ATTRACTIVE HARDCOVER AND JACKET.NO MARKS ONLY NAME ON PRELIM View more info

Adirondack Country

By: William Chapman White

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Knopf: 1983

Edition: Eighth

Seller ID: 100000308

Condition: Very Good


FIRST printing with proper coding. vg/g clean tight hardcover (0nly name inside)with good jacket.Great price! View more info

Artic Passage

By: William Hunt

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Scribners: 1975

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000222

Condition: Fine


stated first-fine/vg- a very bright clean attractive first printing in very good clean jacket unclipped! View more info

The First Battle, the Story of the Campaign of 1896

By: William J. Bryant

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, Conkey: 1896

Edition: First PRINTING

Seller ID: 100000414

Condition: Very Good


very good/-, a very good clean 3/4 leahter 629 page hardcover with marbled page edges and raised bands tooled in compartment ofn spine. View more info

The Arms of Krupp 1587-1968

By: William Manchester

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Little Brown: 1968

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 100000240

Condition: Fine


fine,vg. a superb clean bright hardcover and jacket with endpaper time line map of the krupp family. View more info

The Arms of Krupp

By: William Manchester

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, Little Brown: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 100000252

Condition: Fine


fine/fine. a very nice clean attractive hardcover STATED FIRST EDITION HARDCOVER 975 PAGES WITH TIME LINE OF KRUPP'S DYNASTY and VERY GOOD PLUS jacket,940 pages,endpaper time line. View more info

Zanek! a Chronicle of the Israili Air Force

By: William Stevenson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, VIKING: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100000238

Condition: Fine


fine/fine. a superb axample of this first printing, unmarked,clean jacket unclipped, endpaper maps,344 pages, loooks new View more info