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A RUSSIAN JOURNAL

By: Steinbeck, John; With Pictures by Robert Capa

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press, 1948

Edition: First Edition


220p. Bookplate on front endpaper, cover corners worn, jacket has chips and tears to edges with a long tear and hole on spine. B&w photographs. (9-3/4"x6-3/4") View more info

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BIRTH CONTROL AND LIBEL: THE TRIAL OF MARIE STOPES

By: Stopes, Marie Carmichael; Edited by Muriel Box

Price: $19.00

Publisher: South Brunswick, NJ, A.S. Barnes & Co., 1967


392p. Top of cover stained as well as jacket, which has a large chip on top front cover with smaller chips to edges. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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BRITAIN IN INDIA: AN ACCOUNT OF BRITISH RULE IN THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT

By: Masani, Rustom Pestonji

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press, 1960


294p. 2nd printing (1962) Cover has fade spots, book store ink stamp on back endpaper, rubbed jacket has tears and chips to edges, former owner's name on front endpaper. B&w illustrations and photo plates. (8-5/8"x5-3/4") View more info

LIFE (MAGAZINE), DECEMBER 1979, SPECIAL ISSUE: THE 70'S THE DECADE IN PICTURES

By: Various

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc., 1979


200p. Cover spine torn at staples with edges worn and creased. B&w and color photographs. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. View more info

LIFE (MAGAZINE), FALL 1989, SPECIAL ISSUE: THE 80S

By: Various

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc., 1989


[184]p. Cover rubbed with edges lightly worn. B&w and color photographs. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. View more info

MEN AND MONSTERS

By: Swanljung, Christian; in Collaboration with Lewis Stanton Palen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd., 1928

Edition: (First Edition)


[xx], 315p. Table of contents tipped in, page fore and bottom edges and first 30 pages have acid discoloration spots, cover spine lightly sunned and corners bumped. B&w frontispiece and foldout map. (7-5/8"x5") View more info

NEWSWEEK, JANUARY 6, 1964, VOL. LXIII, NO. 1

By: Various

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Newsweek, Inc., 1964


68p. A few pages dog-eared, spine scraped and corners creased. Includes articles on: Jacqueline Kennedy, President Lyndon B. Johnson, Vietnam, Steve McQueen, Hugh Hefner & Playboy Magazine, Gene Autry, and outlook for 1964. B&w and color photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

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ONE WEEK IN MARCH

By: Sherwin, Mark & Charles Lam Markmann

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1961

Edition: (First Edition)

Inscription: Signed


254p. Signed by Sherwin on front endpaper. Jacket has chips and creased tears to edges that have been reinforced with clear tape. Jacket Ben Feder, Inc. 8 b&w photo plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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PEOPLE WEEKLY, FALL 1989, THE 80S

By: Various

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc., 1989


[156p.] Light thumb creases on back cover, 1-1/2" tear on front bottom edge. B&w and color photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

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REVOLUTION AND DEFEAT: THE STORY OF THE GREEK COMMUNIST PARTY

By: Kousoulas, D. George

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, 1965

Edition: (First Edition)


xiv, 306p. Top and bottom of spine rubbed, jacket has 1" tear on top back edge with smaller tears and chips to edges with spine sunned, pencil underlining, property stamp on front endpaper and former owner's name on title page. Includes bibliography and maps. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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SPYING STILL GOES ON: FOUR SPIES SPEAK

By: Ecke, H.; Compiled By

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Loring & Mussey, 1935


[xii], 210p. Four spies - from Great Britain, France, Germany, and Soviet Union - operating during the time between the two world wars detail their experiences. Back hinge cracked, top of pages lightly soiled, top of spine sunned, cover corners lightly worn, round sticker on jacket spine, front flap torn with tape on both flaps and pastedowns, large chips to top and bottom of spine and to corners with tears to edges. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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SWITZERLAND, FROM EARLIEST TIMES TO THE ROMAN CONQUEST (ANCIENT PEOPLE & PLACES)

By: Sauter, Marc-R.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, Westview Press, 1976

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition


208p. Top of page edges spotted. Includes bibliography. B&w illustrations, maps, and photo plates. (8-3/8"x6-1/8") View more info

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THE FIRST HERETIC: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF IKH-NA-TON THE KING

By: Bratton, Fred Gladstone

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press, 1961

Inscription: Signed


xiv, 193p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover edges sunned with white spots on front, jacket has white spots on front with spine and edges sunned and small chips and tears to edges. B&w illustrations and photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

THE FLAG BULLETIN, NO. 117, VOL. XXV, NO. 4, JULY-AUGUST 1986

By: Smith, Whitney; Editor-in-Chief

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Winchester, Massachusetts, Flag Research Center, 1987


[37p.] Cover rubbed and corners lightly worn. Includes articles on: flags of Ethiopia, island territory of Saba, province of south Holland, and province of Flevoland; Chinese revolutionary flags; flags of the Holy League; and flags that flew over the United States Capitol. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

THE FLAG BULLETIN, NO. 173, VOL. XXXVI, NO. 1, JANUARY-FEBRUARY 1997

By: Smith, Whitney; Editor-in-Chief

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Winchester, Massachusetts, Flag Research Center, 1997


[48p.] Cover spotted and corners lightly worn. Includes articles on: medieval flags of Florence, Italy; South African civic flags; municipal flags of Cyprus; and municipal flags of the United States. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info