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Newsmaker: Roy W. Howard, the Mastermind Behind the Scripps-Howard News Empire From the Gilded Age to the Atomic Age
[Journalism]

By: Beard, Patricia; Prologue by Pamela Howard.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Guilford, Conn,:, Lyons Press,: 2016.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008391

ISBN: 9781493017539<br>


For much of the twentieth century Roy Howard was one of the nation’s dominant media barons. In Newsmaker, Patricia Beard shows why Howard and the Scripps Howard media empire mattered. USA Today. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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The Salmon Rivers and Lochs of Scotland
[Fly-Fishing]

By: Calderwood, W. L.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London:, Edward Arnold,: 1909.

Edition: First Trade issue following a Limited Edition of 350.

Seller ID: 007370


From the Preface: "In preparing this volume, my desire has been, not merely to describe the various rivers and lochs of Scotland in which the salmon angler may cast his line, but also ...to refer to points connected with the conservation or improvement of the salmon fisheries. I know full well that suggestions given officially in blue books do not generally reach the notice of those to whom ...they will be of interest, so I take this opportunity of offering a few opin... View more info

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Racinet's Full-Color Pictorial History of Western Costume: With 92 Plates Showing Over 950 Authentic Costumes from the Middle Ages to 1800

By: A. Racinet

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA:, Dover Publications,: 1987.

Seller ID: 009277

ISBN: 048625464X

Condition: Near Fine.


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm; minor age-toning to stiff pictorial wraps, with 92 plates showing over 950 authentic costumes from the Middle Ages to 1800. View more info

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Kingdom of the Seashell

By: Abbott, R. Tucker

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1972

Seller ID: 009894

Condition: Fine


This is the first truly comprehensive survey of seashells. It delves into all of the shells' intriguing facets - from their biology and their influence upon art, medicine, religion, archeology and commerce to the practical aspects of shell fisheries and to the fascinating, rewarding aspects of shell collecting. Over 250 illustrations, 94 in full color. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Only flaw is that the Dust Jacket is price-cl... View more info

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Twenty Years at Hull-House with Autobiographical Notes.

By: Addams, Jane

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1981

Seller ID: 010251

Condition: New


A limited Edition of Undetermined Size. Illustrated with photographs of Hull House and the immigrant experience. Gift Quality; No flaws or blemishes to this unopened book. In her autobiography Twenty Years at Hull-House, Addams recounts her domestic activism as the founder of the second and most innovative settlement house in the U.S. Originally conceived in 1889 as a space where women of privilege could share their knowledge in humanistic fields such as a... View more info

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Peaches: A Savor the South Cookbook

By: Alexander, Kelly

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, The University of North Carolina Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009607

ISBN: 1469601974

Condition: New


Peaches includes forty-five recipes ranging from classic desserts to internationally inspired preparations. In this book, the desserts come first, and all the recipes from The Best Peach Ice Cream and Roasted Peach-Basil Chicken to Pickled Peaches and Peach Clafoutis. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 22 cm. ; 8.75 inches tall; 92 pages with an index. View more info

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Ansel Adams: A Biography

By: Alinder, Mary Street

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Co.: 1996

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009773

ISBN: 0805041168

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


"A loving, minutely researched portrait of the photographer that acknowledges his humanity while confirming his enormous artistic contribution."-Los Angeles Times No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 489 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. Illustrated. View more info

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Water Wagon: Through Florida Waterways by Scow and Outboard Motor

By: Allyn, Rube

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Young: 1952

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 010167

Condition: Very Good


Signed with a warm inscription by the author Laid-in are two b/w photographs of the author; one is captioned on the blank before the title page that speaks of his voyage to Cuba. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve is chipped along edges, small loss top of the spine and has age-toned. A difficult to find title of early Florida. Rarely found signed. View more info

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A Story Teller's Story. The Tale of an American Writer’s Journey through His Own Imaginative World and Through the World of Facts with Manu of His Experiences and Impressions Among other Writers.

By: Anderson, Sherwood

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, B. W. Huebsch, Inc.,: 1924

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. [Ref: McBride]

Seller ID: 008849


Anderson's first memoir which includes sections on Gertrude Stein, Paul Rosenfeld, Ring Lardner and Sinclair Lewis, also noted for the essays on George Bellows and Alfred Steiglitz.Publisher’s maroon pebbled terracotta cloth covered boards. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owner’s name on front free endpage. View more info

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The Birds of Florida:
A Popular and Scientific Account of the 425 Species and Subspecies of Birds that are now, and that have been found within the State and its adjacent waters; with special reference to their relation to agriculture.

By: Bailey, Harold H.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Williams & Wilkins Co: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010294

Condition: Very Good


Limited First Edition. Illustrated with 76 full page 4-color plates of over 480 birds by George M. Sutton. Laid paper. 4to, 12.25 inches tall; xxi, 146 pages with index. Embossed imitation leather brown cloth has wear on the corners and spine tips. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Previous owner's name on the first blank page. View more info

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Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: a Year of Food Life

By: Barbara Kingsolver; Camille Kingsolver; Steven L Hopp

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins Publishers: 2007

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 010125

ISBN: 0060852550

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Vino Italiano

By: Bastianich, Joseph; Lynch, David

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Crown Publications,: 2002.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008894

ISBN: 0609608487


Vino Italiano is the only comprehensive and authoritative American guide to the wines of Italy. It surveys the country's wine-producing regions; identifies key wine styles, producers, and vintages; and offers delicious regional recipes. Extensive reference materials on Italy's 300 growing zones, 361 authorized grape varieties, and 200 of the top producers? provide essential information for restaurateurs and wine merchants, as well as for wine enthusiasts. ... View more info

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Fishing: An Outdoor Life Book.
An Encyclopedic Guide to Tackle and Tactics for Fresh and Salt Water Fishing.

By: Bates, Joseph D.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Sunrise/E. P. Dutton & Company,: 1978

Edition: Third printing.

Seller ID: 004201


Illustrated with photographs and drawings by Ted Burwell. Bindings square and tight. Light shelf handling. Text clean. Dust jacket is price-clipped with moderate edge wear and minor sun-fading. Now, in a protective Mylar jacket. View more info

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River of Lakes: A Journey on Florida's St.Johns River

By: Belleville, Bill

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Georgia, University of Georgia Press: 2000

Seller ID: 009630

ISBN: 0820321567

Condition: Near Fine


SIGNED with an inscription by the author. Carefully handled.First explored by naturalist William Bartram in the 1760s, the St. Johns River stretches 310 miles along Florida's east coast, making it the longest river in the state. The first "highway" through the once wild interior of Florida. In the first contemporary book about this American Heritage River, Bill Belleville describes his journey down the length of the St. Johns, kayaking, boating, hiking its ... View more info

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The Harrowsmith Book of Fruit Trees

By: Bennett, Jennifer

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Ontario, U.S.A., Camden House Pub: 1991

Seller ID: 003970

ISBN: 092182033X

Condition: New


No flaws or blemishes but minimal retail shelf handling. Unused; Unread. For the northern gardener, the planting of a fruit tree is often an uncertain investment. Let Author Jennifer Bennett help you avoid sure disappointments and entice with the promise of having a bountiful, delicious harvest. View more info

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The Jewish-Christian Debate in the High Middle Ages: A Critical Edition of the Nizzahon Vetus

By: Berger, David - Introduction, Translation and Commentary

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Northvale, New Jersey, Jason Aronson Inc. Publishers: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009401

ISBN: 1568219199

Condition: New


The work was known and responded to by Protestant Hebraists and polemicists, including Johann Reuchlin, Sebastian Münster, Wolfgang Capito, Immanuel Tremellius, Jean Calvin, and Martin Luther. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. ------- Sefer Nizzahon Yashan "The (old) Book of Victory" is an anonymous 13th Century Jewish apologetic text originating in Germany. View more info

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Piaf: A Biography

By: Berteaut, Simone

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Harper & Row,: 1972.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008896

ISBN: 0060103132

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket.


Édith Piaf (1915 – 1963); was a French cabaret singer, songwriter, and actress who became widely regarded as France's national chanteuse, as well as being one of France's greatest international stars. Her music was often autobiographical with her singing reflecting her life, and her specialty being chanson and torch ballads, particularly of love, loss and sorrow.The author, Simone Beteaut was Edith Piaf's half-sister and lifelong partner in mischief when they sang ... View more info

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Three Nights in August
[Baseball]

By: Bissinger, Buzz

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 2005

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009612

ISBN: 0618405445

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Focusing on a St. Louis Cardinals-Chicago Cubs World Series, 3 NIGHTS IN AUGUST explores the world of baseball through the eyes of Cardinals Manager Tony La Russa. Buzz Bissinger depicts the intensity of La Russa's responsibilities, ranging from the decision to retaliate when a batter is hit by a pitch to dealing with the unexpected death of pitcher Darryl Kile.First Edition, First Printing.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a ne... View more info

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Dylan: Visions, Portraits, and Back Pages

By: Blake. Mark

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, DK,: 2005

Seller ID: 009188

ISBN: 0756617189

Condition: Near Fine in a Near Fine Dust Jacket.


A compelling collection of intimate photographs, many never before published, accompanied by detailed articles, essays, and captions, pay tribute to the illustrious career of musician-songwriter Bob Dylan, from 1965 to the present day. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. No Flaws to Note. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 288 pages with index; richly illustrated. Forward by Bono. View more info

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Jazz: Photographs of the Masters

By: Blumenthal, Bob; Johnson, Martin; Preiss, Cliff

Price: $24.00

Publisher: USA:, Artisan: 1995.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008017

ISBN: 1885183259


In Jazz: Photographs of the Masters, internationally acclaimed photographer Jacques Lowe captures the character and spirit of 200 of the greatest jazz musicians who define the state of the art today. Of all music, jazz best represents the diversity and dynamism of twentieth-century America, and this sumptuous volume of duotone portraits pays homage to the virtuosos who have created this extraordinarily rich music.Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings fir... View more info