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Image for Forest Insect Survey and Control.

Forest Insect Survey and Control.

By: Rudinsky, J. A. (Editor).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Corvallis, Oregon., Oregon State University.: 1979.

Edition: 4th edition.

Seller ID: 12673

Condition: Very good in lightly rubbed wrappers. Some underlining by former owner. Book is tight with no loosening to pages.


Recognition of insect groups & their control. View more info

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The Iranian Rescue Mission. Why It Failed.

By: Ryan, Paul B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland., Naval Institute Press.: 1985.

Seller ID: 12481

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square, tight and clean save for former owner's book plate on front pastedown (hidden by dust jacket flap). Jacket lightly rubbed & edge worn.


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The Echo.

By: Saher, Lilla van.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York., E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1947.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 10632

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Slight spine slant and light soil to edges. Light shelf wear to spine ends.


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The Jewish Wife.

By: Schwartz, Gwen Gibson and Barbara Wyden.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Peter H. Wyden.: 1969.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 9494

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Former owner's inscription on the half title page. Bump at bottom of spine.


A look at the modern Jewish wife and a debunking of stereotypes. View more info

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From Peddlers to Merchant Princes: A History of Selling in America.

By: Scull, Penrose and Prescott C. Fuller.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago., Follett Publishing.: 1967.

Edition: First Printing.

Seller ID: 9829

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square and tight with light soiling to bottom edge. Jacket worn at head & heel of spine with taped repairs. Small closed tear at top of rear panel and wrinkling to bottom of same panel.


Black & white photos and illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for The New Garden Encyclopedia: A Complete, Practical and Convenient Guide to Every Detail of Gardening.

The New Garden Encyclopedia: A Complete, Practical and Convenient Guide to Every Detail of Gardening.

By: Seymour, E. L. D.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., William H. Wise & Co.: 1942.

Seller ID: 10703

Condition: Very good lacking dust jacket. Book is square, tight and very clean. All text and illustrations very bright. Former owner's neat signature on half title page. Light soil to edges and boards.


Illustrated endpapers. "Illustrated with 250 halftones and more than 500 line drawings made expressly for this work." View more info

Image for Voices of Death: Letters, Diaries and Other Personal Documents From People Facing Death That Provide Comforting Guidance For Each of Us.

Voices of Death: Letters, Diaries and Other Personal Documents From People Facing Death That Provide Comforting Guidance For Each of Us.

By: Shneidman, Edwin.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Row.: 1980.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 10298

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


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Image for Animal Life '73: The World Conservation Yearbook.

Animal Life '73: The World Conservation Yearbook.

By: Sitwell, Nigel, (Ed.).

Price: $14.50

Publisher: n.p., Danbury Press.: 1973.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 13553

Condition: Boards edge worn & lightly rubbed. Else a nice tight clean copy.


Recap of the year's efforts to save endangered species and their habitats. Foreword by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. Beautifully illustrated with color and black & white photos throughout. View more info

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The World of Animal Life.

By: Smith, Fred (Edited by).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London., Blackie and Son Limited.: 1923.

Seller ID: 16288

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket. Gift inscription dated 3/1/26 on front free endpaper. Light soil to edges & wear to spine ends. Book is square & tight. Illustrations on the front panel of a polar bear & a lion on the spine are very bright.


Frontis & 7 full page coloured plates plus 216 black & white illustrations. View more info

Image for Daughters of the Promised Land: Women in American History.

Daughters of the Promised Land: Women in American History.

By: Smith, Page.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown & Co.: 1970.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16917

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Foxing starting to top & fore edges. No interior markings. Text if bright in solid binding. Jacket lightly shelf rubbed with light wear to spine ends & crease at top of rear flap. No tears or chips. Price on front flap.


Review copy with publisher's opinion card laid in. "Being an examination of the strange history of the female sex from the beginning to the present with special attention to the women of America, illustrated by curious anecdotes and quotations by divers authors, ancient and modern." View more info

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A Piece of the Action: A Plan to Provide Every Family With a $100,000 Stake in the Economy.

By: Speiser, Stuart M.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Van Nostrand Reinhold Co.: 1977.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 10707

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Former owner's neat signature on front free endpaper. Else as new.


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Identity and Anxiety: Survival of the Person in Mass Society.

By: Stein, Maurice R., Arthur J. Vidich & David Manning White (Editors).

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Free Press.: 1960.

Seller ID: 10228

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Book is bright and tight with light soil on edges. Jacket edge worn with rubbing to white back panel and sticker removal on bottom of back panel and on front flap.


Selections by Margaret Mead, C. Wright Mills, Rollo May, George Orwell, Irving Howe, Karl Jaspers, Martin Buber, and others. View more info

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Country Chronicle.

By: Taber, Gladys.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia., J. B. Lippincott.: c 1974.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 7418

Condition: Very good book. No dust jacket. Ex lib. Tape mark stains on bottom spine. Paste removal stains on front free end paper. Library stamp on title page and front and rear paste downs.


Illustrated by Pamela Johnson. View more info

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Stillmeadow Calendar.

By: Taber, Gladys.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia., J. B. Lippincott.: c 1967.

Edition: Second printing.

Seller ID: 7420

Condition: Very good book. Good dust jacket. Front free end paper torn out. Jacket is intact with major tears on spine.


Illustrated by Sidonie Coryn. View more info

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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

Image for The Great Divide: Second Thoughts on the American Dream.

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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Image for Freud and Cocaine: The Freudian Fallacy.

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