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An Indian Affair: From Riches to Raj, Baron, Archie
101 Baron, Archie An Indian Affair: From Riches to Raj
U.S.A. Sidgwick & Jackson 2001 0752261606 / 9780752261607 Hardcover As New As New 
U.S.A.: Sidgwick & Jackson, 2001 284 pp with one map and color illustrations throughout. Text is clean, tight and unmarked.Dark blue cloth boards are pristine. DJ is bright and undamaged.. Hardcover. As New/As New. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Oil and Gas Resources of New Mexico Second Edition, Bates, Robert L.
102 Bates, Robert L. The Oil and Gas Resources of New Mexico Second Edition
Socorro, NM New Mexico School of Mines 1942 Second Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Socorro, NM: New Mexico School of Mines, 1942 320 ppwith 35 B&W plates and 23 fold-out maps. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Bookplate of the American School of Research, Museum of new mexico on front pastedown an library ID's on title page. Blue cloth boards are VG minus, light rubbing.. Second Edition.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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103 Baum, Vicki Shanghai '37
Doubleday, Doran & Co. 1939 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1939 Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1939 619 pp. Translated from the German by Basil Chreighton. A fictionalized account of the events leading up to first Japanese arial attack on Shanghai. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Glue stains to endpapers. Rust-colored cloth boards with title in gold on black spine are rubbed at extremities. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Sons of the Steppe the Story of How the Conquerer Genghis Khan Was Overcome, Baumann, Hans
104 Baumann, Hans Sons of the Steppe the Story of How the Conquerer Genghis Khan Was Overcome
London Oxford University Press 1958 First American Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket Rothfuchs, Heiner 
London: Oxford University Press, 1958 273 pp with B&W drawings in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Front hinge is tender. Black cloth boards show some rubbing and bumping.. First American Edition.. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Rothfuchs, Heiner. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Temalpakh Cahuilla Indian Knowledge and Usage of Plants, Bean, Lowell John
105 Bean, Lowell John Temalpakh Cahuilla Indian Knowledge and Usage of Plants
Banning, CA Malki Museum Press 1982 Second Printing. Paperback Very Good Signed
Banning, CA: Malki Museum Press, 1982 Banning, CA: Malki Museum Press, 1982 225 pp with 32 B&W plates. Traditional botanical knowledge of the Cahuilla Indians of Southern California. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are clean and intact, rubb and faded along spine. Dedication By Author. Second Printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good.. Signed by Author(s). Second Printing.. Paperback. Very Good. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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Kent: One Hundred Years, Beattie, Joan M.
106 Beattie, Joan M. Kent: One Hundred Years
Moonlight Publishing LLC 2007 0977960358 / 9780977960354 Hardcover As New As New 
Moonlight Publishing LLC, 2007 173 pp with color illustrations on every page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is bright and undamaged. Includes CD in pocket on endpapers An immaculate copy. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardcover. As New/As New. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Hungry Ghosts: Mao's Secret Famine, Becker, Jasper
107 Becker, Jasper Hungry Ghosts: Mao's Secret Famine
Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A. Free Press 1997 068483457X / 9780684834573 First American Edition. Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Free Press, 1997 xiii, 352 pp with one map and sixteen B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Remainder mark on bottom page edges. Dust jacket is bright and undamaged.. First American Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Works of Max Beerbohm 10 Volumes, Beerbohm, Max
108 Beerbohm, Max The Works of Max Beerbohm 10 Volumes
London William Heinemann 1922 Limited Edition of 780. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Signed
London: William Heinemann, 1922 London: William Heinemann, 1922 A Limited edition of 780 published between 1922 -1928 and signed by Beerbohm. Works of Max Beerbohm, More, Yet Again, And Even More, Zuleika Dobson, Seven Men, Around Theatres l, Around Theatres ll, A Variety of Things. Bound in colored cloth with paper titles on spines and an extra title sticker in back endpapers. Texts are clean, tight and unmarked, endpapers glue-stained. Spines are sun-faded. Signed by Author. Limited Edition of 780. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition of 780.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 800.00 USD
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Hirohito: Behind the Myth, Behr, Edward
109 Behr, Edward Hirohito: Behind the Myth
U.S.A. Villard 1989 0394580729 / 9780394580722 First American Edition. Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: Villard, 1989 xxvi, 437 pp with 8 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Remainder dot on bottom page edges. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged. Now in protective mylar. "This remarkable book is a cool and powerfully convincing attempts to dismantle the myths that constitute one of the most successful public relations exercises of the twentieth century". to expose Hirohito's true role in Japanese politics of the 1930's and 1940"s. Size: thick 8vo.. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Equality, Bellamy, Edward
110 Bellamy, Edward Equality
D. Appleton 1897 First Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
D. Appleton, 1897 D. Appleton, 1897 vi, 412 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Front hinge cracked but holding. Salmon-colored cloth boards with brown stamped titles and frame and gold-stamped "equal" sign are rubbed at extremities with no loss of material. Now in protective mylar. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Inside Benchley, Benchley, Robert
111 Benchley, Robert Inside Benchley
New York Harper & Bros. 1942 Stated First Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Williams, Gluyas 
New York: Harper & Bros., 1942 316 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Humor essays and a bibliography and "a glossary of kin, native and technical terms -" that have to be read to be believed. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. red boards have a small caracature of Benchly on the front. Boards are clean, square and bright.. Stated First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Williams, Gluyas. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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112 Benchley,Robert The Benchley Roundup A Selection By Nathaniel Benchley of His Favorites
New York Harper & Brothers 1954 Stated First Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Williams, Gluyas 
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1954 New York: Harper & Brothers, 1954 333 PP. Robert Benchley's essays from 1915 to 1945 selected by his son, Nathaniel. With comic illustrations by Gluyas Williams. Text is clean, tight, unmarked. The orange boards with black cloth spine have a drawing of Benchley in black and yellow lassoing the title. The gold-stamped spine is somewhat faded. Overall, a very good copy. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Stated First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Williams, Gluyas.. Stated First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Williams, Gluyas. First Edition. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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A Shady Hobby, Bennett, Jean Francis
113 Bennett, Jean Francis A Shady Hobby
Milwaukee, WI Bruce Publishing 1944 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Milwaukee, WI: Bruce Publishing, 1944 71 pp with B&W illustrations throughout. One of the few titles on this uncommon art form. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Black cloth boards are bumped at extremities. Size: Slender Folio. 1st Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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114 Birge, Julius C. The Awakening of the Desert
Boston Richard G. Badger 1912 First Edition. Hardcover Fair No Jacket 
Boston: Richard G. Badger, 1912 429 pp with 25 B&W plates.The account of trip across the United States in 1866 starting out from Wisconsin on the Oregon Trail, then joining the Mormon Trail to Salt Lake City with observations about the Mormon settlers there. Text, on deckled stock, is clean and tight but slightly rippled. Front plate is loose, map on front endpapers. Red cloth boards are rubbed, a little bowed. A true first not the book club edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. Ex-Library. First Edition. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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The Yangtse Valley and Beyond an Accopunt of t Journeys in China , Chiefly in the Province of SzeChuan and Among the Man-tse of the Somo Territory, Bishop, Isabella Bird
115 Bishop, Isabella Bird The Yangtse Valley and Beyond an Accopunt of t Journeys in China , Chiefly in the Province of SzeChuan and Among the Man-tse of the Somo Territory
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1900 First American Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1900 Two volumes xiii, 406 pp and 365 pp with vii, 116 plates but lacking folding map. Volume l was a slight slant Portrait of Isabella Bird frontis volume I. One of the most celebrated lady explorers of the late 19th century describes a lenghy trip her last trip, through southern China to the tribal areas along eastern border of Tibet. A handsome set though possibly married. Texts for both are clean, tight and unmarked. Dark blue cloth boards with a design of a Chinese gate gold-stamped on cover, gilt top edge of pages. Both have some corner and spine end bumping. Volume ll has the bookplate and an inscription to Lawrence C. Phipps, (1862 - 1958) a well-know businessman turned U.S. senator from Colorado Phipps Mansion was built as a retirement home for the late U.S. Sen. Lawrence C. Phipps who made his fortune with the Carnegie Steel Co. before retiring to Colorado. Phipps served in the United States Senate from 1918 to 1930. The home cost $280,000 to build in 1933 and is considered one of the handsomest mansions in the state.It stands on the grounds of the University of Denver. The inscription reads" Lawrence C. Phipps from Lizzie 8/30/1900." To the best of my research, the "Lizzie" in question is not Isabella Bird. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First American Edition.. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 600.00 USD
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116 Bishop, Isabella Bird The Yangtse Valley and Beyond an Accou of t Journeys in China , Chiefly in the Province of SzeChuan and Among the Man-tse of the Somo Territory
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1900 First American Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1900 New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1900 Two volumes xiii, 406 pp and 365 pp with vii, 116 plates but lacking folding map. Volume l has a slight slant, and is missing final three pages.(but the missing pages have been printed out from an on-line text) I have copied the pages from an online version and included them with the book. Portrait of Isabella Bird frontis volume I. Isabella Bird Bishop was one of the most celebrated lady explorers of the late 19th century The books describe a lengthy trip through southern China to the tribal areas along eastern border of Tibet. A handsome set though possibly married. Texts for both are clean, tight and unmarked. Dark blue cloth boards with a design of a Chinese gate gold-stamped on cover, gilt top edge of pages. Both have some corner and spine end bumping. Volume ll has the bookplate and an inscription to Lawrence C. Phipps, (1862 - 1958) a well-known businessman turned U.S. senator from Colorado whose home still stands on the grounds of the University of Denver. The inscription reads" Lawrence C. Phipps from Lizzie 8/30/1900." To the best of my research, the "Lizzie" in question is not Isabella Bird. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. First American Edition.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 610.00 USD
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Patchwork and Palmettos Seminole-Miccosaukee Folk Art Since 1820, Blackard, David M.
117 Blackard, David M. Patchwork and Palmettos Seminole-Miccosaukee Folk Art Since 1820
Fort Lauderdale, FL Fort Lauderdale Historical Society 1990 1st Edition. Paperback Fine 
Fort Lauderdale, FL: Fort Lauderdale Historical Society, 1990 Fort Lauderdale, FL: Fort Lauderdale Historical Society, 1990 95 pp with 24 color plates and B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are clean, bright, undamaged. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.. 1st Edition.. Paperback. Fine. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Like a Running Dog Volume 1 Los Angeles 1970-1972, Blake, Michael
118 Blake, Michael Like a Running Dog Volume 1 Los Angeles 1970-1972
Tucson, AZ Hyrmfaxe 2002 0972475311 / 9780972475310 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good 
Tucson, AZ: Hyrmfaxe, 2002 107 pp with B&W and color illustrations in text. An autobiography of Blake's early years in Hollywood working for the counter-culture newspaper, the L.A.Free Press. Blake went on to write the novel and screenplay for"Dancing With Wolves." text is clean, tight and unmarked. Pictorial paper-cover boards are VGminus , clean but with some bumping to corners and a small puncture near spine. A rare unsigned edition. Size: 6" x 9". First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good. First Edition. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Littlre Brown Koko Scrapbook, Blanche Seale Hunt
119 Blanche Seale Hunt Littlre Brown Koko Scrapbook
1943 Paperback Near Fine Dorothy Wagstaff 
1943 1943 Some books read in the innocence of childhood raise complex issues today. This scrapbook contains eighteen page-long stories that appeared monthly in issues of Good Housekeeping magazine. Little Brown Koko was authored by Blanche Seale Hunt and illustrated by Dorothy Wagstaff in sixf very popular children's books as well as the magazine. The condescending racial attitudes expressed are no longer suitable for today's children but those growing up in the early '40's remember reading Little Brown Koko's adventures with great affection. A brown leatherette scrapbook with a cord-tied binding with 14 page-long stories neatly pasted in plus four additional stories loose. Both scrapbook and clippings are inNear Fine condition with virtually no yellowing. Disbound. Near Fine. Illus. by Dorothy Wagstaff. 8.5" x 11".. Paperback. Near Fine. Illus. by Dorothy Wagstaff. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Underwater Warriors, Blassingame, Wyatt
120 Blassingame, Wyatt Underwater Warriors
Random House 1964 0394848845 / 9780394848846 Paperback Good 
Random House, 1964 150 pp. Text is clean, mtight, unmarked except for one underline on the first page of text. Covers are intact, rubbed. There is a gift inscription on the first free page from the wife of a Underwater Demolition Team member to her grand daughter telling her of her grandfather's part in WWll.. Mass Market Paperback. Good. A Landmark Book. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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