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Image for COLLECTIBLE DOLLS AND ACCESSORIES Of the Twenties and Thirties from Sears, Roebuck and Co. Catalogs

COLLECTIBLE DOLLS AND ACCESSORIES Of the Twenties and Thirties from Sears, Roebuck and Co. Catalogs

By: Adams, Margaret

Price: $13.04

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1986

Seller ID: 080380

ISBN: 0486251071

Condition: Very Good+


86, sb. Bk has mild edgwr; scuffing to wraps. Pgs clean, binding tight as UNREAD. Very nice copy of a good reference book on dolls. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 139 pp View more info

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NO BANNERS, NO BANDS; MORE TALES OF THE OSS

By: Alcorn, Robert Hayden

Price: $21.52

Publisher: D. Mckay Co.: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063590

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bk has light shlf/edgwr, scuffing; sp ends rubbed. Pgs age browned but clean, binding tight. *****ABOUT THE BOOK: Here is the real world of the spy and saboteur, where recognition means certain, often torturous death. In the O. S. S. During World War II. PBO. Vintage PBK PRE-1970; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 275 pp View more info

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PICTORIAL HISTORY OF BOXING

By: Andre, Sam And Fleischer, Nat

Price: $21.52

Publisher: Carol Publishing Group: 1991

Edition: First Trade Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 067870

ISBN: 0806511370

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bk has wear to corners, spine ends; 1-1/2" closed tear to back near joint; tear to bottom front; inscr. Ffep; fold to front top corner. Pgs clean and binding tight. ; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 399 pp View more info

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GALVESTON BAY

By: Antrobus, Sally E.

Price: $34.58

Publisher: Texas A & M University Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 068110

ISBN: 1585444618

Condition: Near Fine


Bk is as UNREAD. Wraps are color illustrated . Pgs clean and binding tight. ; Gulf Coast Studies; Trade PB; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 225 pp View more info

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, N. Y., Pocket Books: 1940

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 039980

Condition: Very Good


5th Printing. Book ex-libris stamp inside cover; pgs are clean; spine worn & chipped at top, cover worn; paper spot off on front; laminate peel. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 399 pp View more info

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STRIKE NORTH

By: Baker, W. Howard

Price: $9.96

Publisher: [new York], Lancer Books: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 063610

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Bk has light shlf/edgwr, scuffing; sp ends rubbed. Black mark across fore-edge. Pgs age browned but clean, binding tight. PRE-1970; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 159 pp View more info

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THE NATIONAL TRUST BOOK OF ENGLISH INTERIORS

By: Beard, Geoffrey

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd: 1991

Seller ID: 080030

ISBN: 0140086390

Condition: Very Good


91, sb. Bk has mild edgwr; spine creased; scuffing to wraps. Pgs clean, binding tight. ; Trade PB; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 208 pp View more info

THE DREAM KING: Ludwig II of Bavaria

By: Blunt, Wilfrid

Price: $24.59

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1977

Seller ID: 040600

ISBN: 0241018994

Condition: Fine in Good dust jacket


[F/G] 1ED (before the 1st Am. Ed) , 5th impress. Bk has beautiful color illus, binding tight, pgs clean, red bds w/lt edgewr. DJ is color glossy w/edgwr, corner wr/trs, 2" tr to frnt joint near bottom; 2" tr to frnt fore edge; sp ends worn w/cl trs. Pgs 264; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall; 264 pp View more info

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BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE

By: Brown, Dee

Price: $9.20

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1979

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 072750

ISBN: 055313597x

Condition: Very Good+


Bk has mild wear to wraps; spine ends rubbed. Pgs clean, binding tight as unread. ****0901** ABOUT THE BOOK: A unique and disturbing history of the American West from the Indian point of view. ; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 458 pp View more info

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ONE HEARTBEAT: A PHILOSOPHY OF TEAMWORK, LIFE AND LEADERSHIP

By: Brown, Mack; Little, Bill

Price: $43.19

Publisher: Bright Sky Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 074200

ISBN: 1931721084

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


First Edition, Mylar protected. Bk looks as unread. DJ has mild scuffing. Pgs clean, binding tight. Beautiful copy! ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 184 pp View more info

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A TASTE OF TEXAS RANCHING

By: Bryant, Tom

Price: $24.42

Publisher: Lubbock, TX, Texas Tech University Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 038580

ISBN: 0896723488

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED by author: "Best Wishes Tom Bryant". SB Book has light scuffing to cover; curl to cover from reading. ; Trade Paperback; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall; 256 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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YOU'VE GOT TO READ THIS BOOK! 55 People Tell the Story of the Book That Changed Their Life

By: Canfield, Jack; Hendricks, Gay

Price: $23.82

Publisher: Collins: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066000

ISBN: 0060891696

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


06, HB, First Edition, MYLAR. Bk is UNREAD. Mild shlf/edgw to book and DJ; DJ mylar protected. Pgs clean and binding tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pp View more info

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ABE LINCOLN GETS HIS CHANCE

By: Cavanah, Frances

Price: $9.96

Publisher: Chicago, Rand Mcnally & Co.: 1959

Seller ID: 057890

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Bk has green bds with mild edgwr; sp ends faded; pgs age yellowed. DJ has several closed tears, chipping at sp ends and top edge, 1x1/2 inch color piece missing near top right corner; corners worn. Binding tight and pgs clean. Weekly Reader; Book Club Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 92 pp View more info

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LONDON TOWN

By: Crane, Thomas; Houghton, Ellen

Price: $9.96

Publisher: Bracken Books: 1985

Seller ID: 078480

ISBN: 0946495351

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


1985, hb, DJ mylar protected. Bk hs dark red boards with no markings; DJ has small tears at spine ends; rubbing to corners; front fold corner cut; 1"closed tear to bottom front. Tears repaired and DJ mylar protected. Pgs clean, binding tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 56 pp View more info

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DEMPSEY- SIGNED INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION

By: Dempsey, Jack

Price: $112.75

Publisher: New York, Baylor University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 058040

ISBN: 0060110546

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


SIGNED BY AUTHOR on ffep. Bk has grey boards with red spine. Light soiling to boards, wear to edges; one corner worn thru; binding starting to loosen; light soiling to pg edges. DJ has shlf/edgwr, scuffing, MYLAR protected. Pgs unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY, 1876-1976

By: Dethloff, Henry C.

Price: $75.15

Publisher: Texas a & M Univ Pr: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 068730

ISBN: 0890960062

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


HB, FEB, SIGNED /inscr, DJ mylar protectedd. By author ffep. Bk has mild edgwr, spine ends rubbed. DJ has light soiling, small closed tears to spine ends, wrinkling; Mylar protected. Pgs clean and binding tight. ; Centennial Series of the Association of Former Students, Texas a & M University, No. 2; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 232 pp; Signed by Author View more info

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THE WELCOME SWEDE- FIRST EDITION

By: Diggs, J. Frank

Price: $69.51

Publisher: Vantage Press, Inc.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057650

ISBN: 0533078180

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Bk looks as UNREAD. DJ has mild edgwr; small chip missing to front bottom corner; small fold to bottom frnt. DJ MYLAR protected. Binding tight and pgs clean. **** ABOUT THE BOOK: The true story of a young man who brought hope to thousands of Nazi Germany's prisoners war. ; 8.5 X 5.75 X .75 "; 178 pp View more info

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MUNICH 1923: THE STORY OF HITLER'S FIRST GRAB FOR POWER

By: Dornberg, John.

Price: $32.29

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 072680

ISBN: 006038025X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Bk has mild edgwr to black/burgendy boards; light soiling to pg edges. DJ has closed tears to top near spine and at top corner. Mylar protected. Pgs clean, binding tight. ; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 385 pp View more info

ROYAL MOTHER: THE STORY OF QUEEN MOTHER ELIZABETH AND HER FAMILY

By: Ellis, Jennifer

Price: $10.75

Publisher: New York, N. Y., Prentice-Hall: 1954

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 039240

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Book looks GREAT. Binding is tight; edgw, sp ends worn; pgs very lightly yellowed. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 219 pp View more info

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HOUSTON: THE ONCE AND FUTURE CITY

By: Fuermann, George

Price: $18.43

Publisher: [new York], Doubleday: 1971

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 064220

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Bk has light shlf/edgwr, scuffing; spotting to the black bds. Pgs clean, binding tight. *****ABOUT THE BOOK: This book covers Houston from early 1900's to 1971. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pp View more info