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Image for <b>Bombers of the West  </b>[Aviation]

Bombers of the West [Aviation]

By: Gunston, Bill

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1973

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009726

ISBN: 0684136236

Condition: Very Good


The unique study by one of the world's foremost aerospace journalist is a complete biography of West's principal post-war jet bombers. It is the inside story of why each plane was developed, what it was meant to do, why it came out the way it did, and how it has been used.Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has minimal shelf handling. 8vo; 23.5 cm,; 9.25 inches tall; 283 pages ; illustra... View more info

Image for <b> Ralegh's Last Voyage  </b>[Argonaut Press #12]

Ralegh's Last Voyage [Argonaut Press #12]

By: Harlow; V. T. - Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Amsterdam : N. Israel; New York, Da Capo Press: 1971

Edition: First edition, thus

Seller ID: 009556

ISBN: 9060727045

Condition: Fine


V.T. Harlow's book brings together all the important letters and documents and eye-witness accounts, both English and Spanish (in translation), relating to Ralegh's voyage to Guiana in 1617 and its fatal consequence. First edition, thus. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 4to; 25 cm; 9.875 inches tall; 379 pages with index. Illustrated with a Portrait and two maps. Printed in Western Germany. View more info

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The Space Shuttle: A Photographic History

By: Harrington, Philip S.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U.S.A., Browntrout Pub: 2003

Seller ID: 003236

ISBN: 0763170631

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. With one hundred full-color photographs by Roger Ressmeyer and others and with text by popular astronomy writer Phil Harrington, "The Space Shuttle: A Photographic History" tells the fascinating and inspiring story of the space shuttle program from 1972 to 2003. View more info

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Woven on the Wind: Woman Write About Friendship in the Sagebrush West

By: Hasselstrom, Linda M. ; Curtis, Nancy ; Collier, Gaydell

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Boston & New York:, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt<br>: 2001.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009048

ISBN: 0395977088<br>


"A tribute to . . . perseverance and exceptional talent . . . the best collection about friendship and women in the West that I have read." The Tulsa World No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.8vo; 310 pages. View more info

Image for <b>The Sun in the Church: Cathedrals as Solar Observatories  </b><br>[Astronomy]

The Sun in the Church: Cathedrals as Solar Observatories
[Astronomy]

By: Heilbron, J. L.

Price: $20.40

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press: 1999

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 009661

ISBN: 0674854330

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


The Sun in the Church by J.L. Heilbron is a provocative work of scholarship that challenges long-held views of the relationship between science and Christianity. Heilbron's main point is simple enough: "The Roman Catholic Church gave more financial and social support to the study of astronomy for over six centuries, from the recovery of ancient learning during the late Middle Ages into the Enlightenment, than any other, and, probably, all other, institutions." ... View more info

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... The Rainbow's End: Alaska

By: Henderson, Alice Palmer

Price: $195.00

Publisher: 1898:, Herbert S. Stone and Company,: Chicago / New York.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006072


Bound in blue cloth covers, with stamped gilt lettering and ornamentation on the spine and covers. The book shows mild shelf wear, with some rubbing in the center of the covers. Bindings tight with a hint of a shelf lean. The text block is adorned with deckled edges. There is an institutional notation in ink in the top left corner of the front pastedown. An inscription by the previous owner is on the front flyleaf. The pages are clean with mild age toning. 296 pages. 7.... View more info

Image for <b> Short History of Ireland, Adapted from A Birds-eye View of Irish History by Sir Charles Gavan Duffy 1901 </b>

Short History of Ireland, Adapted from A Birds-eye View of Irish History by Sir Charles Gavan Duffy 1901

By: Henneberry, F. S. ; Revised by Irish Scholar Rev. P Dillon

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Chicago, Hennebery Co.: 1901

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009982

Condition: Very Good


Beginning in AD 435 until 1893 a clear and concise history of Ireland and the Irish people. First Edition, First Printing. Publisher's green cloth with stamped titles in gilt and decoration in black. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 12mo; 19.25 cm.; 7.25 inches tall; 156 pages. View more info

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Pickett's Charge The Last Attack at Gettysburg

By: Hess, Earl J.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC:, The University of North Carolina Press: 2001

Seller ID: 009949

ISBN: 0807826480

Condition: Fine


Hess sweeps away the accumulated myths about Pickett's Charge to provide the definitive history of the engagement. . . . Drawing on exhaustive research, especially in unpublished personal accounts, he creates a moving narrative of the attack from both Union and Confederate perspectives, analyzing its planning, execution, aftermath, and legacy. ...McCormick Messenger No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in ... View more info

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Queen Victoria A Personal History

By: Hibbert, Christopher

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2000

Seller ID: 010383

ISBN: 0465067611

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 9.5 inches tall; with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. illustrated. Second Printing. . . .a resonant new personal history of Queen Victoria. . . [Lexington Herald-Leader] View more info

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By Tank Into Normandy

By: Hills, Stuart

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Great Britain:, Cassell,: 2002.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009316

ISBN: 0304362166

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


A World War Two tank commander gives a direct, harrowing, and exciting account of fighting at the invasion front.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 255 pages with index; illustrations. View more info

Image for <b>The Quiet Professional: Major Richard J. Meadows of the U.S. Army Special Forces  </b><br> (American Warrior Series) [Espionage] [Cold War]

The Quiet Professional: Major Richard J. Meadows of the U.S. Army Special Forces
(American Warrior Series) [Espionage] [Cold War]

By: Hoe, Alan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky:, University Press of Kentucky,: 2011.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009318

ISBN: 0813133998

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Major Richard J. "Dick" Meadows is renowned in military circles as a key figure in the development of the U.S. Army Special Operations. A highly decorated war veteran of the engagements in Korea and Vietnam, Meadows was instrumental in the founding of the U.S. Delta Force and hostage rescue force. Although he officially retired in 1977, Meadows could never leave the army behind, and he went undercover in the clandestine operations to free American hostages from I... View more info

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Anglo Saxon Military Institutions On The Eve of the Norman Conquest (Oxford University Press Academic Monograph Reprints)

By: Hollister, C. Warren

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford Univ Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition, thus

Seller ID: 009534

ISBN: 0198212968

Condition: New


More than military battles; the author discusses the very structure of the late Anglo-Saxon 'military establishment': how the fyrd was organized, how the nation called up its army and collected funding, how the elements of the fighting units worked together. Typically, much of British history focused on the events after the Norman invasion. While Anglo-Saxon history was often relatively neglected. All the more so for its military.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Qua... View more info

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Falling Upwards: How We Took to the Air

By: Holmes, Richard

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Pantheon,: 2013.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009107

ISBN: 0307379663

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


"No writer alive and working in English today writes better about the past than Holmes..The stories themselves are remarkable." -Paul Elie, The New York Times Book Review. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for <b> Self-Propelled Vehicles : A Practical Treatise on the Theory, Construction, Operation, Care and Management of all Forms of Automobiles </b>

Self-Propelled Vehicles : A Practical Treatise on the Theory, Construction, Operation, Care and Management of all Forms of Automobiles

By: Homans, James E.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: New York:, Theo. Audel & Company,: 1905

Edition: Second Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 008200


Early fundamental and iconic treatise on the mechanics of the automobiles. Important especially from an engineering perspective. Diagrams and explanations of all aspects of the early automobile covering gasoline, steam & electric vehicles. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with rubs to the corners. 652 pages with index. Additional pages for notes and publisher adverts. View more info

Image for <b> Tales of the Tamiami Trail </b><br>[Florida]

Tales of the Tamiami Trail
[Florida]

By: Horne, Will

Price: $19.95

Publisher: St. Petersburg, Florida:, Great Outdoors Publishing,: 1966.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008405


Stories of Seminoles, Hurricanes, Crackers and Alligators.Color paper illustrated wraps. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 232 pages. View more info

Image for <b> Cuba Anatomy of a Revolution </b>

Cuba Anatomy of a Revolution

By: Huberman, Leo; Sweezy, Paul

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Monthly Review Press,: 1960.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 007487


The author's offer to set the "record straight" sets forth an apology for the Revolution. Interesting piece of propaganda. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Illustrated with photographs. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has minimal handling wear. View more info

Image for <b>The Rose of the Balkans   </b><br>(A Short History of Bulgaria)

The Rose of the Balkans
(A Short History of Bulgaria)

By: Ilchev, Ivan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Colibri: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009678

ISBN: 9545293950

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

Image for <b>Chronicle of the Conquest of Granada  </b><br>[Spain]

Chronicle of the Conquest of Granada
[Spain]

By: Irving, Washington

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, G. P. Putnam's Sons / The Riverside Press: 1893

Edition: Author's Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 010165

Condition: Very Good


Author's Revised Edition. The “Agapida” edition, a lavish production. White cloth, gilt-extra, and additionally decorated in green and pink, titles in gilt on spine embellished with a Moorish-inspired design by Alice Cordelia Morse, boards beveled, Top Edge Gilt, decorative endpapers, in the publisher’s cloth dust-wrappers with gilt spine titling. Both volumes with frontispieces and with 30 photogravures of Granada by Mr. Richard H. Lawrence and others, each with ... View more info

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Clinical Symposia Volume 14 #1 Jan-March 1962 Survival In Nuclear Warfare

By: J. Harold Walton - Editor

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Summit, NJ,, CIBA Pharmaceutical Co.: 1962

Seller ID: 010385

Condition: Very Good


Some of the topics: Survival in Nuclear Warfare, Power of the Bomb, Immediate and Delayed Effects, Protection Provided by Shelter, Radioactivity, Fallout, Treatment... Also of interest are Ads for 'New' drugs: Ritalin, Doriden, Nupercainal. Stapled wraps; Light handling wear; previous owner's name stamp on front. 9 5/8 inches tall; 33 pages plus advertisements; Illustrated View more info

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La Fiancée De Brumaire

By: Jean Drault

Price: $21.45

Publisher: Alfred Mame et Fils, Tours, France: 0

Seller ID: 003609

Condition: Good


[no date, circa 1930]. Text in French. 12.3/4 inches tall. 316 pages, plus table of contents at the end. Beige pictorial cloth decorated in blue, white and gilt stamped decorations. All edges gilt. An engraved frontis and a several (10+) full-page engravings and some smaller in- text drawings by Conrad ( possibly O. Conrad ). Spine edges frayed. Hinges and bindings square. Text clean moderate toning. Bumped corners. Housed now in custom clear Mylar sleeve.Jean Dr... View more info