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Acadia National Park : Random Notes on the Significance of the Name. Reprinted from The Bar Harbor Times, April, 1929.

By: SAWTELLE, William Otis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1929,:

Seller ID: 88480


SAWTELLE, William Otis. Acadia National Park : Random Notes on the Significance of the Name. Reprinted from The Bar Harbor Times, April, 1929. Pp (16)including covers. 8vo, printed stapled self-wraps. Haskell, Maine, A Bibli ography of Its History 1605. Contents : Acadia National Park; The Secretaryof the Interior Writes a Letter; De Monts' La Cadie versus Alexander's Nov a Scotia; A Queen's Dowry is Paid; Cromwell, Charles II and Louis XIV Play the Game; Colonel Dunbar Plans the Province of Georgia; Mount Desert Figures in Flareback; The County of Canada Again; Acadia or Nova Scotia - Sir Fra... View more info

Acadian Cookery : The Treasured Recipes of Louisiana's Famous Bayouland

By: Cookery - Acadian - Cajun] RANDOLPH, D. S., foreword

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Markin Inc., Lafayette, LA, 1968,:

Seller ID: 98068


[Cookery - Acadian - Cajun]. Acadian Cookery : The Treasured Recipes of Louisiana's Famous Bayouland. [Foreword by D.S. Randolph, editor]. (Lafayette,LA): Markin, Inc., 1968. Fourth Edition. Printed by the Tribune Printing P lant. Pp. (1),2-70. Double column. 8vo, patterned reddish card covers with white comb-bound spine. "A collection of [...] jealously-guarded recipes, which have been adapted by the food editors of Southwest Magazine. They represent onl the finest of treasured food preparations. You will find rare Creole and Acadian culinary masterpieces, as well as unique Louisiana vari... View more info

Acadian Hard Times : The Farm Security Administration in Maine's St. John Valley, 1940-1943

By: DOTY, C. Stewart.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Maine Press, Orono, 1991, ISBN:0891010718:

Seller ID: 102530


DOTY, C. Stewart. Acadian Hard Times : The Farm Security Administration in Maine's St. John Valley, 1940-1943. Photographs by John Collier, Jr., Jack Delano, and Jack Walas. (Orono) : University of Maine Press, (1991). First Printing. Pp [i]-xiv,[1]-[186]. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white card covers. A pictorial study of Acadian farmers in Maine during the 1940s. Contents : Introduction; The Setting; Acadian Hard Times; Potato Farmers 1940; The Léonard Gagnon Family; The Oneil Daigle Family; Farm and School; The St.John Valley Today. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Accidental Tourist. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: TYLER, Anne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1985, ISBN:039454689x:

Seller ID: 105768


TYLER, Anne. The Accidental Tourist. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985. FirstUS Printing. A Borzoi Book. Pp. (10),[3]-355,(5). 8vo, brown cloth spine w ith cream paper covered boards, gilt decoration to front board, gilt lettering to spine. Tyler's tenth novel, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the winner of the 1985 National Book Critics Circle Award. "The time is now. The place is the Baltimore Anne Tyler has made her own. Her protagonist is Macon Leary, and he is the prototype of the 'accidental tourist'. He hates travel. Which is why he is so singularly equipped to make his living as... View more info

Accordion Crimes. First Trade Edition in dustjacket

By: PROULX, E. Annie

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Scribner, New York, 1996,:

Seller ID: 24845


PROULX, E. Annie. Accordion Crimes. (New York) : Scribner, (1996). First Trade Edition. Pp 381. 8vo, brown cloth spine. Fine in dj. 22.00 View more info

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Account of the Expedition of the British Fleet to Sicily , In the Years 1718, 1719, and 1720. 2d ed.

By: BYNG, George, Sir]

Price: $650.00

Publisher: J. and R. Tonson, 1739,:

Seller ID: 39999


[BYNG, George, Sir]. An Account of the Expedition of the British Fleet to Sicily , In the Years 1718, 1719, and 1720, under the Command of Sir George Byng, Bart. (Afterwards Viscount Torrington) Admiral and Commander in Chiefof His Majesty's Fleet; and his Majesty's Commissary and Plenipotiary to t he Several Princes and States of Italy. Collected from the Admiral's Manuscripts, and other Original Papers. The Second Edition. L: Printed for J. andR. Tonson, 1739. Pp 96. 8vo, original wraps. A rather hagiographical accou nt of Byng's finest hour: his decisive defeat of a Spanish fleet off Cape P... View more info

Accredited Higher Institutions

By: U.S. DEPT. OF THE INTERIOR Office of Education Bulletin 19)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: US GPO, Washington, 1930,:

Seller ID: 59312


U.S. DEPT. OF THE INTERIOR. Accredited Higher Institutions . Washington, DC: US GPO, 1930. Pp. 156. 8vo, printed grey card covers. Office of Education Bulletin (1930) - No. 19. A list of "approved and accredited" colleges and universities in the United States, by state. Vertical crease to front cover, hole to title block (not affecting title), nicked, blindstamp, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Acculturation in Seven American Indian Tribes

By: LINTON, Ralph (ed.)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Peter Smith, Gloucester, Mass., 1963,:

Seller ID: 107437


LINTON, Ralph (ed.). Acculturation in Seven American Indian Tribes. Gloucester, Mass.: Peter Smith, 1963. Pp (6),vii-xiii,(3),3-526,(4). Index. 8vo, red cloth, black lettering to spine. A facsimile reprint of the 1940 Appleton-Century original. Contents: Introduction (by Ralph Linton). 1. The Puyallup of Washington ( by Marian W. Smith). 2. The White Knife Shoshoni of Nevada (by J.S. Harris). 3. The southern Ute of Colorado (by M.K. Opler). 4. The northern Arapaho of Wyoming (by Henry Elkin). 5. The Fox of Iowa (by Natalie F. Joffe). 6. The Alkatcho Carrier of British Columbia (by Irving Goldm... View more info

Aces & Wingmen : Men, Machines and Units of the United States Army Air Force, Eighth Fighter Command and 354th Fighter Group, Ninth Air Force, 1943-5.signed in dj.

By: MORRIS, Danny TURNER, Richard E., Lt. Col., foreword SCUTTS, Jerry

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Neville Spearman, London, 1972, ISBN:0854352414:

Seller ID: 94892


MORRIS, Danny. Aces & Wingmen : Men, Machines and Units of the United States Army Air Force, Eighth Fighter Command and 354th Fighter Group, Ninth AirForce, 1943-5 . With a foreword by Lt Col Richard E. Turner. Illustrated b y Jerry Scutts. (London): Neville Spearman Ltd., (1972). First Printing. Pp. (14),15-488. Illustrated (some of which are in colour). Largely double column. Large 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "'Aces & Wingmen' contains stories of men who are famous and some who are not so famous. As well as including Aces such as Richard Turner and Edmond Zellner, ... View more info

Acid Rain / Fisheries : Proceedings of an International Symposium on AcidicPrecipitation and Fishery Impacts in Northeastern North America, Cornell U niversity, Ithaca, New York, August 2 - 5, 1981

By: JOHNSON, Raymond E. (ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: American Fisheries Society, Northeastern Division, Bethesda, MD, 1982,:

Seller ID: 102414


JOHNSON, Raymond E. (ed.). Acid Rain / Fisheries : Proceedings of an International Symposium on Acidic Precipitation and Fishery Impacts in Northeastern North America, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, August 2 - 5, 1981.Bethesda, MD : American Fisheries Society, Northeastern Division, 1982. Pp i-vii,(1),1-357,(3). Illustrated. Figures. Maps. Double Column. 8vo, grey cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. Contents : "Introduction to Symposium" by T. A. Haines. Keynote Address: "Acid Rain — Environmental Crisis of the Eighties" by R. Simmons. Historical Perspecti... View more info

Acquist. pbk. signed

By: SEWELL, Elizabeth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Acorn Press, Durham, N.C., 1984,:

Seller ID: 5235


SEWELL, Elizabeth. Acquist. Durham, N.C.: The Acorn Press, (1984). First Edition. Pp. 81. 8vo, white and red printed card covers. Small crease to lower front corner, else vg. Author's signed gift inscription to half title. 25.00 View more info

Across the Medicine Line , in dustjacket

By: TURNER, C. Frank

Price: $16.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto, 1973, ISBN:0771086164:

Seller ID: 107487


TURNER, C. Frank. Across the Medicine Line. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1973). Pp (8),9-270,(2),+ i-xvi (plates). Endpaper Maps. 8vo,brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 2500. Dj ads : Th e Epic Confrontation Between Sitting Bull and the North-West Mounted Police. "Across the Medicine Line is the story of the dramatic encounter between Sitting Bull, the exiled leader of the Sioux, and James Morrow Walsh, Superintendent of the North-West Mounted Police. Between this gravey, wily, persuasive Indian and his adventurous, quick-tempered antagonist, there aro... View more info

Across the Years on Mount Oread 1866-1941

By: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS). TAFT, Robert TAFT, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Kansas, 1941,:

Seller ID: 43310


(UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS). TAFT, Robert. Across the Years on Mount Oread 1866-1941. An informal and pictoral history of the University of Kansas. Lawrence: The University of Kansas, May 1941. Pp. [9], 2-202, [6]. Double column. Illustrated with many black & white plates throughout. 8vo, red and gilt decorative blue cloth. Spine ends lightly worn else vg. 35.00 View more info

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Action in the North Atlantic. First Edition

By: GILPATRIC, Guy.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dutton, 1943,: 1943

Seller ID: 30858


GILPATRIC, Guy. Action in the North Atlantic. Illustrated with photographs. New York : E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1943. First Edition. Pp (8),9-189,(3) + b&w photo frontispiece + 11 leaves showing 23 b&w photos of scenes from the Humphrey Bogart film. 8vo (147 x 208 mm), light blue-grey cloth, with dark blue lettering to front & spine. A World War II adventure novel featuring the life of sailors in the United States Merchant Navy. John Guy Gilpatric (b. January 21, 1896, New York – d. July 7, 1950, Santa Barbara). Smith & Weller, Sea Fiction Guide 9... View more info

Actual. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BELLOW, Saul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Viking, New York, 1997, ISBN:0670860751:

Seller ID: 22885


BELLOW, Saul. The Actual. (New York : Viking, 1997). First Edition. Pp 104.A story centering on the lives of a group of passionate and anxious people living in Chicago. Fine in fine dustjacket. 15.00 View more info

Ada Gives First Aid : A Riotous Comedy of Modern Times in One Act

By: MERRIFIELD, Eunice.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Samuel French, New York, 1943,:

Seller ID: 96514


MERRIFIELD, Eunice. Ada Gives First Aid : A Riotous Comedy of Modern Times in One Act. New York : Samuel French, (1943). Pp [1]-43,(5). Scene Design, Small 8vo, green stapled card covers. “Scatterbrained Ada organizes a classin first aid, even though Ada doesn't know the difference between a break and a sprain! But the "victim" is taken sick and cannot appear for the demonstration. Then a strange man has an accident in Ada's garden. Fate has handed a victim to the first aid class! And what "the girls" do to him is a caution! Then they discover that he is a doctor who has move... View more info

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Adam and Cain : Symposium of Old Bible History, Sumerian Empire, Importance of Blood of Race, Juggling Juggernaut of the Leaders of the Jews, the Gothic Civilization of Adam and the Ten Commandments of His Church. Second Printing in dustjacket

By: MURRAY, William. H.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Meador Press / The Author: 1952

Seller ID: 116466


MURRAY, Wm. H. Adam and Cain : Symposium of Old Bible History, Sumerian Empire, Importance of Blood of Race, Juggling Juggernaut of the Leaders of the Jews, the Gothic Civilization of Adam and the Ten Commandments of His Church. Tishomingo, Oklahoma : Hon Wm. H. Murray / Boston : Meador Press, 1952. Second Printing. Pp. (6),7-638,(3), with frontispiece + 54 b&w photos and illustrations in the text. 8vo (145 x 210 mm), red cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. The jacket adds sub-title : "Adam and Cain : Adam Known as Thor, Zor, or Zeus in Greek Mythology, ... View more info

Adam Gurowski, 1805-1866. pbk.

By: STASIK, Florian GUROWSKI, Adam

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, Warszawa, 1977,:

Seller ID: 77053


STASIK, Florian. Adam Gurowski, 1805-1866. Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, 1977. Pp. [1]-419,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, printed grey card covers.A biography of the nineteenth-century Polish liberal noble and statesman, who fled persecution in his homeland to the United States, where, as a friend of Abraham Lincoln, Gurowski was an influential figure in the abolitionist movement. Text in Polish. Contents: 1. Do wybuchu powstania 1830 r.; 2. Dzialalnosc na rzecz powstania; 3. Na emigracji (1831-1834); 4. W warunkachamnestii (1835-1844); 5. "Zblakany pielgrzym" (1844-1849); 6. Pierws... View more info

Adam van Doren. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: VAN DOREN, Adam). BERMAN, Avis. BOYLE, Richard J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hudson Hills Press, New York and Manchester, 2006, ISBN:9781555952723:

Seller ID: 114897


(VAN DOREN, Adam). Adam Van Doren. Essays by Avis Berman and Richard J. Boyle. New York and Manchester : Hudson Hills Press, (2006). First Printing. Pp. (6),7-143,(1). Illustrated with dozens of colour reproductions. Double column. Large square 8vo, maroon cloth with pressed lettering to front boardand gilt lettering to spine. Adam van Doren, architectural-based watercolo r painter, b. 1962, Cambridge, Massachusetts. "This timeless monograph is an invitation to an exceptional journey of ancient and modern architectural expanse. The watercolors of Adam Van Doren are painted in the classical... View more info

Addicted to Sail : A Half Century of Yachting Experiences.

By: HOYT, Norris D.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: 1987,:

Seller ID: 26853


HOYT, Norris D. Addicted to Sail: A Half Century of Yachting Experiences. NY: Norton, (1987). First Printing. Pp 220. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth spine with blue paper covered boards. Toy 0187, Morris & Howland p 70. Despite its racy title, this is a sober, anecdotal account of transatlantic passages under sail, cruises on European canals, and adventures in high latitudes.Vg in dj. 32.00 View more info