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Image for Tales from the South China Seas Images of the British in South-East Asia in the Twentieth Century

Tales from the South China Seas Images of the British in South-East Asia in the Twentieth Century

By: Allen, Charles

Price: $4.95

Publisher: London, Futura: 1984

Seller ID: 11585

ISBN: 0708824943

Binding: Paperback

Condition: Very Good; Pictorial trade paperback, front cover crease; clean pages; tight binding; glossary; illustrated.


Image for Plain Tales from the Raj Images of British India in the Twentith Century

Plain Tales from the Raj Images of British India in the Twentith Century

By: Allen, Charles

Price: $4.95

Publisher: London, Futura: 1975

Seller ID: 13055

Binding: Paperback

Condition: Very Good; Pictorial trade paperback, amall front cover crease; clean pages; tight binding; glossary; illustrated. Edited by Allen.


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The Vineyard Journal

By: Bell, Esther Hope Lovell

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Martha's Vineyard, MA, Kendron Press: 1979

Seller ID: 9321

Binding: Paperback

Condition: Very Good; Pictorial paperback; clean pages; tight binding; illustrated.


Image for American Prometheus  The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer

American Prometheus The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer

By: Bird, Kai & Martin J. Sherwin

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Knopf: 2005

Seller ID: 12922

ISBN: 0375412026

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good; Blue hardcover with maroon cloth spine and silver titles; DJ light crease on spine tail and Winner of the ulitzer Prize sticker on front panel; clean pages; tight binding.


Image for An American Requiem God, My Father, and the War That Came between Us

An American Requiem God, My Father, and the War That Came between Us

By: Carroll, James

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1996

Seller ID: 11628

ISBN: 039577926X

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Gray hardcover with red spine and gilt titles; clean pages; tight binding; illustration.


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Memories and Adventures

By: Churchill, Winston Spencer

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1989

Seller ID: 3596

ISBN: 1555841686

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: As New in Very Good dust jacket; Plum hardcover with cloth spine and gilt titles; clean pages; tight binding.


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The Lost Daughters of China

By: Evans, Karin

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, J P Tarcher: 2001

Seller ID: 11283

ISBN: 1585421170

Binding: Paperback

Condition: Very Good+; Pictorial paperback; clean pages; tight binding.


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A Blessing over Ashes The Remarkable Odyssey of My Unlikely Brother

By: Fifield, Adam

Price: $4.95

Publisher: William Morrow: 2000

Seller ID: 12964

ISBN: 0380976803

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: As New in Very Good+ dust jacket; White hardcover with black spine and silver titles; clean pages; tight binding.


Image for Early Life and Public Services of Hon. Grover Cleveland...also, the Life of Hon. Thomas A. Hendricks

Early Life and Public Services of Hon. Grover Cleveland...also, the Life of Hon. Thomas A. Hendricks

By: Handford, Thomas W.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Chicago, Belford, Clarke & Co.: 1884

Seller ID: 12840

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good; Blue hardcover with black embossed decoration and gilt titles, spine head frayed; clean pages; tight binding.


Image for Luther Halsey Gulick Missionary in Hawaii, Micronesia, Japan, and China

Luther Halsey Gulick Missionary in Hawaii, Micronesia, Japan, and China

By: Jewett, Frances Gulick

Price: $174.95

Publisher: Boston, Congregational Sunday-School and Publishing Company: 1895

Seller ID: 13539

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good; THIS IS NOT A REPRINT. Dark green cloth hardcover with gilt titles, lightly rubbed; frontispiece with tissue guard; clean pages, gilt top edges; tight binding; maps; former owner's name on ffep.


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Men of Maryknoll

By: Keller, James and Meyer Berger

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1944

Seller ID: 122

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good- in Poor dust jacket; Light blue cloth hardcover with silver titles; SIGNED by author James Keller on ffep; clean pages; tight binding; DJ chipped and repaired with cello tape.


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The McArthurs of Limington, Maine 1783-1917

By: King, Elizabeth

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Falmouth, ME, Kennebec River Press: 1992

Seller ID: 7933

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket; Green cloth hardcover with gilt titles; bottom of pages wrinkled from moisture, but does not affect text; tight binding; illustrated; index.


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Shallow Graves: Two Women and Vietnam

By: Larsen, Wendy Widler and Tran Thi Nga

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1986

Seller ID: 11356

ISBN: 0394549856

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Rust hardcover with purple cloth spine and copper decoration and spine titles; faux marble end papers; clean pages; tight binding.


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Shallow Graves: Two Women and Vietnam

By: Larsen, Wendy Widler and Tran Thi Nga

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1986

Seller ID: 11357

ISBN: 0394549856

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good; Rust hardcover with purple cloth spine and copper decoration and spine titles; faux marble end papers; clean pages; tight binding. Remainder mark on top page edges.


Image for Karl Marx A Brief Biographical Sketch with an Exposition of Marxism

Karl Marx A Brief Biographical Sketch with an Exposition of Marxism

By: Lenin, V. I.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Peking, Foreign Languages Press: 1970

Seller ID: 12757

Binding: Paperback

Condition: Very Good; Pictorial paperback; clean pages; tight binding.


The Life of Goethe

By: Lewes, George Henry

Price: $24.95

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1935

Seller ID: 14560

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good-; Fawn cloth hardcover with gilt spine titles with Ravilious-designed icon blind embossed on front board, rubbed, spine sunned; tight binding; clean pages; scallop design endpapers; index.


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Daniel Webster

By: Lodge, Henry Cabot

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1899

Seller ID: 12979

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good-; Blue cloth hardcover with gilt titles and decoration, rubbed, hinges cracked; penciled marginalia; index.


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Viscount Palmerston, K. G.

By: Marquis Of Lorne

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1892

Seller ID: 12845

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good; Brown cloth hardover with gilt titles, som mottling, especially on the rear board; frontispiece with tissue guard shows foxing; clean pages; tight binding.


Image for Nichola and Alexandra An Intimate Account of the Last of the Romanovs and the Fall of Imperial Russia

Nichola and Alexandra An Intimate Account of the Last of the Romanovs and the Fall of Imperial Russia

By: Massie, Robert K.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Atheneum: 1967

Seller ID: 13146

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good; Black cloth hardcover with blind embossed titles and decoaration on the front board and gilt spine titles; DJ chipped and torn; map end papers; clean pages and illustrations.


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Thaddeus Stevens

By: McCall, Samuel W.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1900

Seller ID: 12973

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good; Blue cloth hardcover with gilt titles and decoration, rubbed; scant penciled marginalia; index.