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The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row

By: Anthony Ray Hinton

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Rider & Co: 2018

Seller ID: 010696

ISBN: 184604572X

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. --------- Both [Nelson Mandela and Ray Hinton] emerged from their incarceration with a profound capacity to forgive. The Sun Does Shine is amazing and heartwarming' Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize laureate. Hinton is an example to us all of the power of the human spirit to rise above complete injustice. His book will inspire people to never accept the unacceptable. View more info

The Lost German Slave Girl: The Extraordinary True Story Of Sally Miller And Her Fight For Freedom in Old New Orleans

By: Bailey, John

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010667

ISBN: 0871139219

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price. First Edition, First Printing. ----------- This diligent researcher and gifted storyteller has crafted an eye-opening portrait of a mysterious woman, and "tells her engrossing story… with polish and verve, weaving history and mystery neatly together (Miami Herald). View more info

Schistosomophora in China, with descriptions of two new species and a note on their Philippine relative

By: Bartsch, Paul

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Washington Smithsonian Inst.: 1946

Seller ID: 008201

Condition: Very Good


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Carefully handled. ---- Smithsonian miscellaneous collections, 104, 20. Illustrated 7 pages with plate. View more info

The Tree Snails of the Genus Cochlostyla of Mindoro Province, Philippine Islands

By: Bartsch, Paul

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Inst.: 1938

Seller ID: 008206

Condition: Very Good


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Carefully handled. ---- National Museum Bulletin 100 Volume 6, part 9. ------ At head of title: Contributions to the biology of the Philippine archipelago and adjacent regions. Pages: 373 - 533 with 28 plates some which are maps. View more info

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O Realismo ecologico de Maria Campos: The Ecological Realism

By: Bento, Antonio.

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Rio, Brazil:, Engral,: 1981

Seller ID: 004247

Condition: Near Fine


Unused. No flaws or blemishes to book. Dust jacket light shelf handling. Text in both Portuguese and English. View more info

Trees & Shrubs (Botanica)

By: Botanica

Price: $15.95

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Laurel Glen Publishing: 1999

Seller ID: 006602

ISBN: 157145649X

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. --- The ultimate guide to trees and shrubs. This comprehensive A-Z listing identifies over 2,000 plants, and includes a wealth of information on cultivation in all climate and soil conditions. Also includes a handy reference table and an index of common names and synonyms, which makes for easy use. Truly an exceptional value with over 1,000 pages and over 2,500 beautiful, full-color images. View more info

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Somethin's Cookin' in the Mountains

By: Bucek, Jay (executive editor)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Clarksville, GA, Soque Publishers: 1992

Seller ID: 006952

ISBN: 0960877045

Condition: New


Inscribed by the editor.--- No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. --- Illustrated throughout with maps and drawings. --- The recipes are indicative of "Southern home-cooking" that one might expect to find in the North Georgia mountains. As a bonus and added interest to the book, the author has taken time to include thumb-nail sketches of historical landmarks and well-established businesses, many of which contributed recipes to the book. This book should be well l... View more info

Being Elvis: A Lonely Life

By: Connolly, Ray

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New York London, Liveright: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010694

ISBN: 1631492802

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 362 pages with index Illustrated --------- Ray Connolly's Being Elvis contains the authentic spontaneity and electricity that we all cherish as the essence of Elvis. Sprinkled not with mere rhinestones but with true gems of revelation, his new biography has finally found the sweet spot between the poles of lurid flash and scholarly abundance. [Preston Lauterbach, author of The Chitlin' Circuit and Beale Street Dynasty] View more info

Spurrier with the Wildcats and Moonshiners.

By: Crutcher, T.P.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn, University Press: 1892

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010707

Condition: Good


Tales of a Government agent and his 15 year career against moon shining. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 7.875 inches tall; 192 pages; illustrations. --------- Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning with occasional spotting. Moderate shelf handling wear with some soiling. Previous owners name on front free endpage. Cover title: Spurrier Among the Wildcats.An uncommon title. ------- From the Preface: This book records some of the adventures of Josep... View more info

Lone Star Rising: Vol. 1: Lyndon Johnson and His Times, 1908-1960

By: Dallek, Robert

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York and London, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010149

ISBN: 0195054350

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24cm; 9.5 inches tall; 721 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. Illustrated. ------ 'A triumphant portrait of Lyndon Johnson as rich and oversized and complex as the nation that shaped him. It should stand for years to come as the most rounded portrait we have of this compelling, formidabl... View more info

Lighthouses of the Florida Keys: A Short History and Guide

By: Dean, Love

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Sarasota, FL, Pineapple Press: 1998

Seller ID: 010174

ISBN: 1561641650

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. ---------- Except for two land-based lighthouses (at Cape Florida and Key West), the lighthouses of the Florida Keys comprise the largest collection of iron screwpile lighthouses in the world. This is a history of the individual lights, including their construction, repairs needed due to storms, and the politics that have always swirled around them as surely as the waters of the Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Florida Stra... View more info

Squire Osbaldeston His Autobiography

By: Edited, with Commentary by Cuming, E. D.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd.: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010462

Condition: Fine


George Osbaldeston (1786 - 1866), best known as Squire Osbaldeston, was an English politician who served as a Member of Parliament but who had his greatest impact as a huntsman, first-class cricketer, and all-round sportsman. The book is mostly concerned with fox-hunting in the English countryside, but also some picaresque reminiscences and gossip by the Squire.------ Introduction and a Note on the Illustrations by Theodore A. Cook. First Edition Third Printing. 4to 111.... View more info

World Trademarks: 100 Years (Graphis World Trademarks: Logo Compendium) (Two-Volume Set)

By: Eiber, Rick

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New York, Graphis U.S., Inc.: 1997

Seller ID: 010636

ISBN: 1888001070

Condition: New


Volume one: 312 pages, Volume two: 328 pages, in slipcase. Over 2,700 logos illustrated in full color and black-and-white. Volume one displays logos alphabetically by symbol and logotype. Volume two is arranged in four basic categories: abstract, geometric, human forms, and animal marks.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Books are unused in a minimally handled slipcase. View more info

Love by the Glass: Tasting Notes from a Marriage

By: Gaiter, Dorothy J.; Brecher, John

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Villard: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010691

ISBN: 0375505601

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. -------- Even for those of us who don't know Mondavi from Mateus, Love by the Glass is a treat. Wine columnists Dottie Gaiter and John Brecher have one of the best marriages you'll ever see, and a delightful story to tell. [Carl Hiaasen] View more info

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Italian Cities: Rome, Florence, Venice

By: Hibbert, Christopher

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1997

Seller ID: 010375

Condition: Fine


This beautiful three-volume set, is part history, part guidebook, and part chronology of Venice, Florence, and Rome. 3 volumes, xviii+398pp, xiv+435pp, xiii+387pp, colour & b/w illustrations in each volume, indexes.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

Fall of Saxon England

By: Humble, Richard

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Barnes & Noble Inc: 1995

Seller ID: 010147

ISBN: 0880299878

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

Journey to the Mountain of God: Pursuing Intimacy with Your Creator

By: Ireland, David D.

Price: $14.25

Publisher: USA, FaithWords: 2006

Seller ID: 008786

ISBN: 0446578517

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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A Thousand Routes Through Navarre

By: Javier Pagola Lorente

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Spain, Gobierno de Navarra: 2000

Seller ID: 010543

ISBN: 8423520056

Condition: New


A beautiful examination of the Basque region of Northern Spain. Text In English. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 4to; 11.75 inches; 231 pages. Illustrated with color photography.The history of the ancient kingdom of Navarre always has been marked by its border situation with France, Castile, Aragon, and Baskland, and the fact that it is crossed by the Way of Saint James is an additional reason for its extraordinary monumental richdom. Its beautiful towns, lik... View more info

Signed Letter from Juan Stoughton, Spanish Consul in Boston To Joseph Wilson, Collector of the Customs, Marblehead, Mass. May 7, 1810. [Cuba, Trade]

By: Juan Stoughton

Price: $345.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 010698

Condition: Very Good


Historical Letter Signed. 1 pg.+ stampless address leaf. Good Condition with age-toning. Small loss on lower fold that does not affect any text. The date of 1810 has been written in pencil on both sides. ---------- At a moment of political turmoil in Europe and South America, Stoughton transmitted an order from the Spanish colonial Cuban Government to restrict imports on American ships. ------- The purpose of the letter was to Restrict US trade with Cuba at the start o... View more info

The Art of Innovation: Lessons in Creativity from IDEO, America's Leading Design Firm

By: Kelley, Tom ; Littman, Jonathan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Currency: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010695

ISBN: 0385499841

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 307 pages with index. ------- Routine is the enemy of innovation," declares Kelley, general manager of IDEO, in this lively and practical guide to nurturing that elusive quality in all organizations. View more info