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THE HAPPY PRINCE; and other stories

by Wilde, Oscar

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781853261237
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$5.00

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England: Woodsworth Classics, 1993. Reprint. Paperback. Very Good+. 4 1/2 x 7, 121 pgs. These fantasies and true-to-life fables were created by Oscar Wilde for his own sons. Here is the tale of the Prince who is not as happy as he seems and other stories.
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THE MURDER OF EDGAR ALLAN POE

by Hatvary, George Egon

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780786703586
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$10.00

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New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 6 x 9, 211 pgs. A novel in which Auguste Dupin, a dear friend of Poe's, finds out through a thoughtless article that his friend has died. Upset by the article which states that Poe's death will be mourned by few, he… Read more
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CRUEL & UNUSUAL

by Cornwell, Patricia D.

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good in Very Good DJ
ISBN
9780684195308
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$8.00

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New York: Scribner, 1993. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ. 5 x 8, 273 pgs. When the fingerprints of an executed killer are found at a new crime scene, Dr. Kay Scarpetta takes on her most terrifying case yet.
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FRANZ LISZT; An Illustrated Biography

by Seroff, Victor

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good+ in Fair DJ
Edition
Second edition
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$12.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1967. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Fair DJ. 6 x 9, 152 pgs, index, b&w illustrations, discography. This is part of a series of composer's biographies by this author. Large chunk missing from front of dustjacket.
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THE STORY OF A YEAR: 1848

by Postgate, Raymond

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Published
1955
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780304322251
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$8.00

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London: Cassell Publishers, 1955. Reprint. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 286 pgs, index. A zestful and poignant account of the most tumultuous twelve months in European history: the year of cholera and railways, of the Ten Hours Act and the California Gold Rush.
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A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE

by Johnson, Paul

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First American edition
ISBN
9780060168360
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$15.00

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New York: Harper Collins, 1997. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 6 x 9, 1088 pgs, index, notes. 1580-1997. Complete!
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TESLA; The Life and Times of an Electric Messiah

by Cawthorne, Nigel

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Published
2014
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
ISBN
9780785829447
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$20.00

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New York: Chartwell Books, 2014. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 7 1/2 x 11, 192 pgs, index, historic photos. Despite being incredibly popular during his time, Nikola Tesla today remains largely overlooked among lists of the greatest inventors and scientists of the modern era. Thomas Edison gets all the glory for discovering the lightbulb, but it… Read more
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CHILI DAWGS ALWAYS BARK AT NIGHT

by Grizzard, Lewis

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Published
1989
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Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
ISBN
9780394578071
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$12.00

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New York: Villard Books, 1989. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 250 pgs. Grizzard's twelfth collection of outrageous writings, he's one unusual American with a whole lot to say about the things that vex us all: like Rice Krispies, funeral preaching, news that's unfit to print (or even think about for that… Read more
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DRIFT; The Unmooring of American Military Power

by Maddow, Rachel

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
2012
Condition
Very Good in Very Good DJ
Edition
First edition, third printing
ISBN
9780307460981
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$5.00

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New York: Crown, 2012. First edition, third printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 276 pgs, index.
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90 SHORT WALKS AROUND JUNEAU

by King, Mary Lou

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
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$12.00

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Juneau, AK: Published/Printed by the author, 1989. Paperback. Very Good. 5 x 8 1/2, 92 pgs, b&w illustrations. Descriptions, maps and drawings for 90 half day or less walks in the 50 mile span from Echo Cove to Thane.
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TALES OF THE NORTH

by London, Jack

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780890094396
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$22.00

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Edison, NJ: Castle Books, 1979. Paperback. Very Good+. 6 1/2 x 9, 488 pgs, b&w illustrations. The complete novels of White Fang, The Sea-Wolf, The Call of the Wild and Cruise of the Dazzler, plus 15 short stories...all with original illustrations.
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THE WORLD IS MY HOME.; A Memoir

by Michener, James A.

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High-Lonesome Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780679401346
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$10.00

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New York: Random House, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 6 x 9, 519 pgs, index, section of b&w photos. Michener describes the people, events, and ideas that shaped his life.
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FROZEN IN TIME

by Zuckoff, Mitchell

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Published
2013
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780062133434
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$12.00

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New York: Harper Collins, 2013. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 6 x 9, 391 pgs, index, b&w photos. An epic story of survival and a modern quest for lost heroes of World War II.
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ON LEOPARD ROCK; A Life of Adventures

by Smith, Wilbur

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Published
2018
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9781499861259
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$15.00

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London: Zaffre, 2018. Paperback. Very Good+. 5 x 8, 333 pgs, section of color photos. Adventure author Wilbur Smith has lived an incredible life of adventure, and now he shares the extraordinary true stories that have inspired his fiction.
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KITCHEN TABLE WISDOM; Stories That Heal

by Remen, M.D., Rachel Naomi

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good in Very Good DJ
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781573220422
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$10.00

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New York: Riverhead Books, 1996. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ. 5 1.2 x 8 1/2, 336 pgs. The founder of Commonweal discusses the problem of isolation and disconnection in American society and sets forth her vision of how life should be lived, drawing on her work as a psycho-oncologist and her own experience with… Read more
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THE BOYS OF '98; Theodore Roosevelt and the Rough Riders

by Walker, Dale L.

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First, thus
ISBN
9780312868475
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$10.00

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New York: Tom Doherty, 1999. First, thus. Paperback. Very Good+. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 304 pgs. The complete, colorful story of America's most memorable fighting force, the volunteer cavalry known as the Rough Riders.
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MACHIAVELLI IN HELL

by de Grazia, Sebantian

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Published
1989
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Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
ISBN
9780691055381
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$30.00

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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1989. Hardcover. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 6 x 9, 497 pgs, index, notes, b&w historical illustrations. The author's Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of the author of The Prince and a study of the roles of work and leisure in Western culture.
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BETTER; A Surgeon's Notes on Performance

by Gawande, Atul

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Published
2007
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Very Good
ISBN
9780739487754
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New York: Henry Holt, 2007. Pamphlet. Very Good. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 273 pgs. A set of stories set inside the four wals of a hospital that end up telling us something unforgettable about the world outside.
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APRIL BLOOD; Florence and the Plot Against the Medici

by Martines, Lauro

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Very Good in Very Good DJ
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First printing
ISBN
9780195152951
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$10.00

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New York: Oxford University Press. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 302 pgs, index, notes, bibliography, b&w photos. One of the world's leading historians of Renaissance Italy brings to life here the vibrant -- and violent -- society of fifteenth-century Florence. His disturbing narrative opens up an entire culture, revealing… Read more
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THE CHECKLIST MANIFESTO; How to Get Things Right

by Gawande, Atul

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Published
2010
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Very Good in Very Good DJ
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780805091748
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$15.00

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New York: Henry Holt, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 209 pgs. A gripping exploration of the nature of complexity in our lives and essential reading for anyone working to get things right.
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