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Plausible Denial.

By: Lane, Mark.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Thunder's Mouth Press.: 1991.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8038

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


Was the CIA involved in the assassination of JFK? View more info

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Secrets of Good Conversation.

By: Lanier, Judith.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rochester., Home Service Books.: 1937.

Edition: Book #139.

Seller ID: 12190

Condition: Eight middle pages loose and taped by former owner. Light browning to wraps & endpapers. Interior bright.


Black & white illustrations throughout. These small pamphlets could be purchased from your local newspaper. Subjects ranged from etiquette to beauty, cooking, gardening & how to give a party. View more info

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Growing Creative Children.

By: LeFever, Marlene D.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Wheaton, IL., Tyndale House.: 1981.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 10103

Condition: Near fine in pictorial wrappers. White wraps very lightly rubbed.


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Practical Astrology. Being a Simple Method of Instruction in the Science of Astrology.

By: Leo, Alan.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia., David McKay Company.: n.d.

Edition: (ca. late 1930s).

Seller ID: 17549

Condition: Very good in very good green printed dust jacket. Book is clean with no interior markings. Binding is solid. Damp stain to top of rear corner. Jacket spine faded with small stain on rear panel & tear at top rear corner.


Astrological diagrams throughout. Author preface notes that this is a New Edition with all tabular matter presented in a more concise and convenient form. View more info

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Laws Relating to Shipping and Merchant Marine.

By: Lewis, Elmer A. (Compiled by).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, DC., U.S. Government Printing Office.: 1956.

Seller ID: 10075

Condition: Very good. Small stamp (1/8" letters) by former owner on front and rear panels. Crease on bottom front corner and rear top corner. Small tear at head of spine. Title and author neatly hand printed on spine.


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What Everyone Should Know About Transcendental Meditation.

By: Lewis, Gordon R.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Glendale, California., Regal Books, G/L Publications.: 1975.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 12267

Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers. A nice copy.


Transcendental Meditation rapid growth as it relates to Christianity. View more info

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Circle Without End: A Sourcebook of American Indian Ethics.

By: Lombardi, Francis G & Gerald Scott Lombardi.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Happy Camp, California., Naturegraph Publishers.: 1982.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 13499

Condition: Very good in illustrated wrappers. Light rubbing & edge wear to wraps. Interior clean & tight.


Essays on family, tribe, life & death, wisdom, morality, creation, and the human race. View more info

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Wildland Fire Management.

By: Lotan, James, E. and others.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Logan, Utah., Utah State University.: 1979.

Seller ID: 12666

Condition: Very good in wrappers. Light wear along top of back panel. Former owner's name on front endpaper & some underlining. Printed on rectos only.


Reprints of articles pertaining to fire management. Authors from Kansas, Arizona, Nevada & Canada, View more info

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Newspaper Advertising.

By: Lund, John V.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1947.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14879

Condition: Near fine lacking dust jacket. Former owner's name & newspaper address on front pastedown. Else a nice clean copy in solid binding.


The book's emphasis is on local advertising in smaller (non-metropolitan) newspapers. Specific advise on creating effective advertising copy and layouts and establishing local advertising rates. View more info

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Quill and Beadwork of the Western Sioux.

By: Lyford, Carrie A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas., Bureau of Indian Affairs. Department of the Interior.: 1954.

Edition: Number 1 of the Indian Handcrafts Pamphlets.

Seller ID: 15061

Condition: Very good in heavy wrappers. Former owner's signature on half title page. Light rubbing to wraps. Interior clean in tight binding.


Photo & drawing Illustrations throughout. View more info

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Plaintext.

By: Mairs, Nancy.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Tucson., University of Arizona Press.: 1986.

Edition: 2nd printing. INSCRIBED by the author on the title page. "To Gail with love - Nancy. Black Oak, September 1986."

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 11847

Condition: Former owner's book plate on front free endpaper. Cat's paw stamp and small red ink mark on bottom page edges. Book is square, tight and clean with as new jacket.


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Anthropological Studies of Sexual Relations of Mankind.

By: Mantegazza, Prof. Paolo. Translation by James Bruce.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York., Falstaff Press.: 1932.

Edition: Limited. "Privately issued for subscription of adult students of anthropology."

Seller ID: 15015

Condition: Boards rubbed. Front hinge cracked. Small tear at top of front free end paper. Text tight & clean.


"Printed on antique finished laid marked paper." Frontis by Rubens. View more info

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Dear Genius. The Letters of Ursula Nordstrom.

By: Marcus, Leonard S. (collected and edited by).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York., HarperCollins.: 1998

Edition: Advance Reading Copy.

Seller ID: 7502

Condition: Fine in wrappers.


The letters of the director of Harper's Department of Books for Boys and Girls between 1940 and 1973. Arguably the single most creative force for innovation in children's book publishing in the U.S. during the 20th century, she guided the works of authors of Goodnight Moon, Charlotte's Web, Where the Wild Things Are, and The Giving Tree. View more info

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Sons of Harvard: Gay Men from the Class of 1967.

By: Marotta, Toby.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., William Morrow.: 1982.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8258

Condition: Near fine in like dust jacket. Light wear at heel of spine. Bookmark from the now defunct New Walt Whitman Bookshop in the Castro in San Francisco laid in.


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The Mask of Motherhood: How Becoming a Mother Changes Everything and Why We Pretend It Doesn't.

By: Maushart, Susan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., The New Press.: 1999.

Edition: Uncorrected Proof.

Seller ID: 14829

Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.


The author has been called the Erma Bombeck of the '90s. View more info

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A Man Gets Around.

By: McNulty, John.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown & Co.: 1951.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 12528

Condition: Book is square & tight. Small church library stamp on front free endpaper. Light soil to page edges. Light fading to board edges. Jacket bright with light rubbing & soil. Small chips to spine ends & corners. One large closed tear & several smaller tears along top edge.


McNulty wanders afield from his Third Avenue haunts from Kentucky to see a foal born to Ireland "with a minimum of Mother Machree." View more info

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A Mask for Privilege: Anti-Semitism in America.

By: McWilliams, Carey.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown & Co.: 1948.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14492

Condition: Stylized art deco signature on front free endpaper. Penciled underlining & paragraph brackets in first third of book. Slight spine lean & light soil to edges. Binding tight. Jacket edge worn with small tears to spine ends and larger tear at top rear corner.


"Traces the growth of discrimination and persecution in America from 1877 to the present (1948)." View more info

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A Mask for Privilege: Anti-Semitism in America.

By: McWilliams, Carey.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown & Co.: 1948.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16697

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Spine toned & light wear to extremities. Former owner's name on front pastedown. Book is square & tight with bright text.


Post World War II attitudes and the formation of a Jewish homeland in Palestine. View more info

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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928-1953.

By: Mead, Margaret.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Morrow.: 1956.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16082

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square & tight. Light dust soil on top edge. Jacket spine faded with shelf wear to edges. No large chips or tears. Price intact on front flap.


Twenty-five year report on the Manus of New Guinea. Sixteen plates of black & white photo illustrations plus three maps & sketches in text. View more info

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Aluminium Panorama.

By: Mejia, Edwin J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montreal., Aluminium Limited.: 1953.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8023

Condition: Very good. Wear on edges.


Includes Aluminium Limited 25 year book mark. View more info