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41 Dale, Edward Everett (ed) Frontier Trails the Autobiography of Frank M. Canton
University of Oklahoma Press 1966 First Hardcover Good 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Ex-Library. 237 pp.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library pocket on front pastedown but doesn't appear to have ever been check out..Tan paper boards are clean,undamaged, library tape on spine. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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42 Dale,, Phillip Marshall Medical Biographies - The Ailments of thirty-Three Famous People
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1952 First Cloth Good No Jacket 
259 pp with bibliography. Medical biographies of thirty-three personages including The Buddha, Christopher Columbus, William the Conqueror, Henry Vlll, George Washington, Charles Darwin and Edgar Allan Poe.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Grey cloth boards are bumped and a bit sun-faded. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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43 Davis, Nuel Pharr Lawrence & Oppenheimer
CT Fawcett Publications 1969 First Mm Good 
4.25" x 6" 384 pps. Text clean, tight and toned. White cover with black type and orange and red graphic tight and bright with chipping and some paper loss on front and closed tears on back. The fateful story of two giants of 20th Century physics. Unabridged. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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44 Day, Donald Will Rogers A Biography
New York David McKay Co. Inc 1962 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: David McKay Co. Inc., 1962 370 pp with B&W plates. text is clean, tight and unmarked. There is a previous price notation on flyleaf. Blue boards with dark blue spone are clean and bright, lightly bumped at corners. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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45 De Beer, Sir Gavin Charles Darwin Evolution By Natural Selection
Doubleday 1967 Hardcover Very Good Fair Jacket 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 290 pp with 31 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Quarter-boundred cloth boards are clean and undamaged. DJ is intasct, price-clipped, soiled and edge- worn. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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46 DeFord, Miriam Allen Love-Children A Book of Illustrious Illegitimates
Lincoln Mac Veah - Dial Press 1931 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
5 5/8" X 8 !/8" 5, 302 plus 8 b/w plates. Text is clean, tight, unmarked and toned. Brown, textured cloth-covered boards with blind embossed emblem on front cover and yellow printing on spine shows minimal wear and is VG. Black, white and red DJ with bold black title and red title on a white spine shows some wear on corners, is price-clipped and toned but is clean and tight. In protective mylar. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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47 Demarquez, Susanne Manuel De Falla
Chilton Book Co 1968 First Hardcover Very Good Fair Jacket 
5.5" x 8.25" 253 pps. Text clean, bright, tight; minor mrginalia on several pages. Red cloth boards with black printing on spine near fine. Black DJ with orange printing and photo of de Falla is chipped at spine ends, now in protective mylar. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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48 Dickens, Homer The Films of Marlene Dietrich
Cadillac Publishing 1968 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Cadillac Publishing, 1968 223 pp with B&W photos on every page.Contains a biography, a gallery of portraits and a complete filmography. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Sealed. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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49 Dietz, Howard Dancing in the Dark
New York Quadrangle/ New York Times Book Co 1974 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
New York: Quadrangle/ New York Times Book Co, 1974 369 pp with index. Autobiography of the composer and major figure of the golden era of American entertainment. With adedication by the author to screenwriter, Nunnally Johnson. "I'm basking where it's sunnily, for words to rhyme with Nunnally." plus a comic drawing of a naked lady with a cello. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is intact, clean and bright with slight rubbing at top and bottom of spine. Dedication By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 
Price: 155.00 USD
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50 Dietz, Howard Dancing in the Dark Uncorrected Page Proof -
Quadrangle 1974 0812904397 / 9780812904390 Softcover Very Good 
5.25" X 8.25" Uncorrected Page Proof. Unpaginated proof. Text is clean, tight, bright and unmarked. Pale blue cover with dark grey type is faded on spine and the words "uncorrected page prrof" are circled in red. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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51 Dimond, Diane Be Careful Who You Love: Inside the Michael Jackson Case
U.S.A. Atria 2005 0743270916 / 9780743270915 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
U.S.A.: Atria, 2005 339 pp with eight B&W plates. Ms. Dimond recounts the evidence against Michael Jackson for child molestattion. Text is clen, tight and unmarked. Book is overall a little cocked. Dust jacket is bright and undamaged. Signed by Author on title Page. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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52 Douglas, Ed Tenzing: Hero of Everest
U.S.A. National Geographic 2003 0792269837 / 9780792269830 Hardcover As New As New Jacket 
299 pp with 8 pp of color plates and two maps. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. A postcard of Tenzing, looking exceptionally dapper, is tucked in. Dust jacket is clean, undamaged. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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53 Dowden, Wilfred S. Joseph Conrad: The Imaged Style
Nashville Vanderbilt Univerity Press 1970 0826511538 / 9780826511539 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
200 pp. professor Dowden traces the development of Conrad's use of imagery in the major works and in a number of short stories and novelettes. text is clean,tight and unmarked. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged. In mylar jacket. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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54 Drewry, John E. (Ed) Post Biographies of Famous Journalists
New York University of Georgia Press Book, Random House (distributer) 1942 Hardcover Fine Good Jacket 
New York: University of Georgia Press Book, Random House (distributer), 1942 Lives of American Journalists of the first part of the 20th Century as they appeared in The Saturday Evening Post. Profiled are Dorothy Dix, Clifton Fadiman, George Gallup, Joseph Pulitzer, Dorothy Thompson, Walter Winchell and many more. 518 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked., flyleaf is dogeared. Black boards with title in a red block on spine are exceptionally fresh. DJ is chipped at top and bottom, yellowed on spine. Price not clipped. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Fine/Good. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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55 Duckers, Alexander Paul Klee Spate Werkfolgen
Berlin Berliner Kupferstichkabinett 1997 3886094014 / 9783886094011 Hardcover Fine 
Berlin: Berliner Kupferstichkabinett, 1997 134 pp. Catolog of the Klee exhibit at the Kunstmuseum Bern in 1997. Illustrations in B&W and color. Text is in German.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are clean and bright, immaculate. Large Format Paperback. Fine. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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56 Dupee, F.W. And George Stade, Ed Selected Letters of E.E. Cummings
Harcourt Brace & World 1969 First Hardcover Good Fair Jacket 
Harcourt Brace & World, 1969 296 pgs. Frontespiece photo and photos between pgs.136 and 137. Text clean, unmarked, DJ rubbed and chipped. Now in protective mylar. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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57 Dyer, Vice-Admiral George Carroll The Amphibians Came to Conquer; the Story of Admiral Richmond Kelly Turner Volumes I & II
U.S. Government Printing Office 1972 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 2 volumes. Vol 1 - xxv, 596 pp., Vol II - ix, 567 - 1278 pp with B&W illustrations, maps and charts in text. Texts are clean, tight and unmarked. Blue cloth boards with gold-stamped titles are bright and undamaged. 
Price: 54.00 USD
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58 Ede, H.S. Savage Messiah Gaudier-Brzeska
New York The Literary Guild 1931 First Hardcover Good No Jacket 
New York: The Literary Guild, 1931 260 pp on heavy cream-colored stock, 16 B&W illustrations.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library pocket on front endpaper. A posthumous biography of the French sculptor Gaudier-Breska based on the letters of his mistress, Sophia Susanne Brzeska. Rebound in sturdy pink library binding, pretty darn clean with some bumping to spine ends. Library sticker on spine. Several clippings of reviews of Gaudier-Brzeska"s show in 1977 from the NY Times are included 2 lbs 8 oz. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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59 Edwardes, Michael Nehru: a Pictorial Biography
Viking 1962 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
143 pp with B&W pho illustrations on every page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Yellow cloth boards are lightly rubbed at extremities. DJ is clean , bright, intact, price-clipped. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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60 Emma Goldman; Candace Falk; Barry Pateman; Jessica Moran Emma Goldman: A Documentary History of the American Years, Vol. 1: Made for America, 1890-1901
U.S.A. University of California Press 2003 0520086708 / 9780520086708 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
xx, 655 pp Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red cloth boards are bright and undamaged. DJ has one closed tear, now in protective mylar. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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