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Wandering Through Winter.

By: Teale, Edwin Way.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1965.

Edition: First Edition. 49 photographs by the author. Endpapers illustrated with U.S. map.

Seller ID: 7888

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Very light wear on jacket edges.


The fourth volume in the naturalist's continent-wide survey of the American seasons. View more info

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The Great Divide: Second Thoughts on the American Dream.

By: Terkel, Studs.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Pantheon.: 1988.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8654

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Light soiling to top edge and front free endpaper.


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Freud and Cocaine: The Freudian Fallacy.

By: Thornton, E. M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London., Blond & Briggs.: 1983.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 12369

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Book is tight and clean with slight spine lean. Jacket bright with light edge wear at head of spine. Jacket illustration by Ralph Steadman.


Frontis plus black & white photos & illustrations. In her alternative biography of Freud, the author uncovers evidence of cocaine addiction spanning the major portion of his creative life. View more info

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Dummy.

By: Tidyman, Ernest.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown & Co.: 1974.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 7560

Condition: Near fine in very good price clipped jacket. Black jacket is still bright with wear on the edges and two small scuffs on the front and rear panel. Faint stamp on top edge.


Non-fiction account of the relationship between a deaf and dumb black youth accused of murder and the deaf court-appointed attorney who defended him in the precedent-setting Chicago trial. Basis for the 1979 film. Tidyman is the author of the Shaft series, and wrote the screenplay for The French Connection and High Plains Drifter. View more info

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American Stories.

By: Trillin, Calvin.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Ticknor & Fields.: 1991.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 7505

Condition: Fine in like jacket.


Twelve nonfiction pieces that appeared in the New Yorker in the 1980's. View more info

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Exploring the Bayous.

By: Tveten, John L.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., David McKay Co.: 1979.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 12537

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square & tight with gift inscription on front free endpaper. Jacket bright with closed tear at top of rear panel.


A tour of the southern waterways for young readers. Black & white photos by the author throughout. View more info

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Van Loon's Geography: The Story of the World We Live In.

By: Van Loon, Hendrik William (Written & illustrated by).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster.: 1932.

Edition: 4th printing. October, 1932.

Seller ID: 16592

Condition: Fading to spine & soil to boards. Crack at pp. 524-525. Illustration at pp. 494 loose. All illustrations present. Good reading copy.


With black & white and colored & wash illustrations throughout. View more info

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Home Wisdom: A Commonsense Guide to Solving Everyday Problems.

By: Vara, Jon and the Editors of The Old Farmer's Almanac.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Yankee Publishing / Time-Life Books.: 1997.

Edition: From the Old Farmer's Almanac Home Library series.

Seller ID: 10844

Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.


Illustrations by Jim Carson throughout. From first aid for furniture to how to deal with the house fly. View more info

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Kama Sutra: The Hindu Ritual of Love.

By: Vatsyayana.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Castle Books.: c. 1963.

Seller ID: 8316

Condition: Very good in like dust jacket. Jacket light wear on edges. Loosening at pp. 126-127.


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Brick Agent: Inside the Mafia for the FBI.

By: Villano, Anthony with Gerald Astor.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Quadrangle. New York Times Book Co.: 1977.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14355

Condition: Book-plate. Else fine in fine dust jacket.


From the jacket: "...provides a rare look at the inner workings of organized crime and the F.B.I." Villano worked undercover for the F.B.I. inside the Mafia for 19 years and then quit, disenchanted by agency cover-ups & efforts to gild it's own reputation. View more info

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Where the White Man Treads: Across the Pathway of the Maori.

By: W. B., Otorohanga, NJ. (William Baucke).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Auckland, NZ., Wilson & Horton, Ltd.: 1928.

Edition: Second Edition. Revised. Inscribed to "Mrs Bathie Stuart - with compliments - H Stephenson-Smith, Nov. 3, 1928."

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 9505

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Light soiling to edges. Spine faded and soiled. Free endpapers browning.


"Selected from a Series of Articles contributed to 'The New Zealand Herald' and 'The Auckland Weekly News;' including others now published for the first time." Black and white photo frontispiece of the author. View more info

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My Life in Print.

By: Watson, Emmett. Edited by Fred Brack.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Lesser Seattle Publishing.: 1993.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 14588

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Spine lean. Else a nice solid & clean copy. Price clipped jacket edge worn with rubbing to black background.


A collection of writings from 1944-1993 by the Seattle columnist. Signed by Watson "All best, Emmett Watson & Tiger" with his dog Tiger's paw print. Plus long gift inscription by couple affiliated with Lesser Seattle to former Seattle friend who has moved to California. View more info

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I Want To Be A Fisherman.

By: Weiner, Sandra.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., MacMillan.: 1977.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8392

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Light wear on boards at head of spine. Jacket wear at edges with small chip and tears at top of front panel.


The story of 10 year old girl's experiences and adventures fishing with her father, a Long Island trap fisherman. Black & white photos throughout. View more info

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Price Theory.

By: Weintraub, Sidney (1914-1983).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York. London., Pitman Publishing Corp.: 1949.

Edition: First Edition. "1.1" on copyright page.

Seller ID: 17557

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket. Rubbing to extremities & sunning to spine. One dog-eared page due to printing error. (No effect on text). Text bright & binding solid.


The author was "one of the most prominent American members of the Post Keynesian economics school." Wikipedia. View more info

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Maidenhood and Motherhood; or Ten Phases of Woman's Life.

By: West, John D., M.D.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chicago., Law, King & Law Publishing House. Western Publishing House.: 1887.

Seller ID: 16519

Condition: Boards lightly rubbed & worn at extremities. Hinges just starting. Text bright with minimal penciled underlines. Remains of pressed flower at page 300-301. Penciled gift inscription dated August 1888 on first blank.


"How to Protect the Health, Contribute to the Physical and Mental Development, and Increase the Happiness of Womankind." Frontis with engraved plates throughout. View more info

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We Follow the Western Trail.

By: Wheeler, Ruth. Photos by H. D. & Ruth Wheeler.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York., Macmillan Co.: 1941.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 15140

Condition: Fine in fair dust jacket. Jacket has large chips at top & bottom of front panel. $2.00 price intact on front flap. Book is square & bright in solid binding.


The Wheelers explore the trails of early Western pioneers. Black & white photos throughout with emphasis on bird & animal life. View more info

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Traditional Home Remedies: Time-Tested Methods for Staying Well - The Natural Way.

By: White, Martha and the Editors of The Old Farmer's Almanac.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Yankee Publishing / Time-Life Books.: 1997.

Edition: From the Old Farmer's Almanac Home Library series.

Seller ID: 10845

Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.


Illustrations throughout. From food for health & well being to elixirs, tonics & aphrodisiacs. View more info

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Action in the Sky.

By: Whitehouse, Arch.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Duell, Sloan and Pearce.: 1962.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 15694

Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket rubbed with closed tear at foot of spine & small abrasion at top corner of front panel (probable label removal). Book is square & tight in solid binding. Text clean & bright.


Ten true-to-life air adventure stories by the well known pilot and war correspondent. View more info

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Social Group Work Practice: The Creative Use of the Social Process.

By: Wilson, Gertrude and Gladys Ryland.

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Boston., Houghton Mifflin.: 1949.

Seller ID: 10670

Condition: Very good with light rubbing to boards and light soil to edges. Former owner's neat signature on front pastedown.


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Vanishing Species.

By: Wilson, Ron.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Secaucus, New Jersey., Chartwell Books.: 1979.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14371

Condition: Book-plate. Else fine in price clipped dust jacket.


Lavishly illustrated guide to endangered species. Color photos throughout. View more info