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Where You Find It: Stories

By: Galloway, Janice

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 10601

ISBN: 0684844508

Condition: Near Fine


Light crease to the dust jacket's front flap. Twenty stories. 235 pages. View more info

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The Eiger Sanction

By: Trevanian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1972

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 10600

ISBN: 0517500345

Condition: Near Fine


Light crease to front flap of the dust jacket. Price intact with a light mark through it and a number inked below it. "Jonathan Hemlock lives in a renovated Gothic church on Long Island. He is an art professor, a mountain climber and a mercenary, performing assassinations for money to augment his black-market art collection. But now he is being tricked into a hazardous assignment that necessitates climbing." Basis for the 1975 film starring Clint Eastwood. View more info

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Faded Coat of Blue

By: Parry, Owen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Books: 1999

Seller ID: 10599

ISBN: 0380976420

Condition: Near Fine


Tiny nick to spine, rear cover. 334 pages. "Abel Jones, a Welsh immigrant and Union army enlistee, investigates the death of Anthony Fowler, a young volunteer captain whose murder is blamed on the Confederates. Jones pursues the blood of the battlefield through the intrigues of Washington, D.C., where evil and good intertwine." View more info

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Life, Faith, Hope & Magic: The Chaplaincy in Pediatric Cancer Care

By: van Eys, Jan, PhD, MD and Edward J. Mahnke, MDiv, DD (Editors)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, The University of Texas System Cancer Center: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10598

Condition: Near Fine


Light rubbing wear, otherwise fine. Proceedings of a conference held by the Department of Pediatrics, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute at Houston, Texas April 21 and 22, 1983. This annual conference was "unique in beginning a dialogue between chaplains and the remainder of the care community. In addition to conference proceedings, this book offers a basis for all who have to help children in their struggle at understanding." View more info

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The Caddos, the Wichitas, and the United States, 1846-1901

By: Smith, F. Todd

Price: $25.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas, Texas A & M University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10597

ISBN: 0890967083

Condition: Near Fine


190 pp., Notes, Bibliography, Index. Illustrated. From the dust jacket: "F. Todd Smith's new narrative picks up the story of these tribes begun in his volume The Caddo Indians: Tribes at the Convergence of Empires, 1542-1854. Their relations with the United States government, the state of Texas (whose role in Indian policy was distinctive because of its previous status as a sovereign nation), and officials of Indian Territory, as well as their ongoing struggles with other tribes similarly being forced from traditional lands, make compelling reading." View more info

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Kinkaid and Houston: 75 Years

By: Santangelo, Susan Hillebrandt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Gulf Printing Company: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10596

Condition: Good


Edge wear to book and jacket. Front endpaper inscription blacked out. Protected now in a Mylar sleeve. 132 pages with many photographs to illustrate the history of the oldest independent coeducational school in Houston, which began in 1906. Among the notable alumni are George W. Bush, Jeb Bush, James A. Baker, III, and William P. Hobby, Jr. View more info

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Poems

By: Neate, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Franciso, Keystone Printing Co.: 1911

Seller ID: 10595

Condition: Very Good


Uneven toning to wrappers, mild edge wear. Couple of pages with a chip or tear to thje fore-edge. Clean with no writing, marks, or stains. A California pioneer (so stated on the front cover), Neat's poems include Coronation of King George V., Wondrous Nature, The Convolvulus, Spring Time, The Spider's Web, Our President (Woodrow Wilson), San Francisco Bay, and others. Eighteen poems in all. View more info

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In Search of Identity: An Autobiography

By: el-Sadat, Anwar

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10594

ISBN: 0060137428

Condition: Very Good


Mild wear to book and dust jacket. Cracking (page separation starting) at one point in the photo section, otherwise the binding is tight and square. No writing, marks, or stains. 360 pages with Index and black and white photos. View more info

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Journey to the Cape

By: Lampell, Millard and Sid Gross Man (Photographs)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10593

Condition: Very Good


One page removed. Minor toning at bottom edge of rear cover. Otherwise fine in a printed acetate wrapper.Unpaginated collection of Sid Grossman's photographs in color and black and white, published after his death. Accompanying poems/text by Millard Lampell. View more info

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The Golden Age of Costume and Set Design for the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo 1938 to 1944

By: Anderson, Jack; Janet Light; Malcolm McCormick (Essays)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Cincinnati Art Museum / Hudson Hills Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10592

ISBN: 0931537231

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. In French fold dust jacket with light rubbing wear and a few minor scratches. 138 pages with Index. Includes Notes on the Ballets, Checklist of the Exhibition, and Bibliography. 21 duotone illustrations and 42 color plates. Organized and compiled by Kristin L. Spangenberg, Curator of Prints, Drawings and Photographs at the Cincinnati Art Museum. From the jacket: "Published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Cincinnati Art Museum, the collection presented in this volume constitutes the largest single repository of designs commissioned by the... View more info

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The Texaco Story : The First Fifty Years, 1902-1952

By: James, Marquis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Texas Company: 1953

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 10591

Condition: Very Good


Boards are shelf-worn and bumped. Jacket heavily rubbed, chipped, and has a few tears and pieces missing around the head of the spine and at the bottom of the rear panel. A Mylar cover now protects the jacket from further wear. 118-page illustrated history of Texaco's first 50 years. A letter to employees from the Chairman of the Board (J. Sayles Leach) and the President (Augustus C. Long) of the company is laid in. Facsimile signatures from both in blue ink. View more info

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Boots & Coots Oil Well Fire Fighters and Blowout Specialists - Lot of Seven Color Posters Advertising the Company's Services

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Seller ID: 91219


Collection of seven full-color, photographic posters, 11 X 14 inches. Five in portrait orientation, two in landscape orientation. Advertising ephemera for legendary oil well fire specialists Boots & Coots out of Houston, Texas. Circa 1980s-1990s. Most are in excellent condition. A few have minor corner wear, and one has a one-inch tear at its bottom edge. View more info

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Arizona Territory Cook Book 1864-1912

By: Overstreet, Daphne

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Globe, Arizona, Pimeria Press: 1975

Seller ID: 10589

Condition: Very Good


Light, small stains to front cover, rubbing to rear cover. Interior clean. Assumed First Edition, no other printings indicated. 52 pages with Index and black and white historical photos. View more info

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Arizona Characters in Silhouette

By: Murdock, John R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fray Marcos De Niza: 1939

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 10588

Condition: Very Good


Green card stock covers, reinforced, with black lettering and silhouette illustration on the front cover. Clean copy with several paper-clip marks on pages, one of which suffered a short tear. 151 pages with silhouette illustrations. Serially published in the Arizona Republic in 1933, the articles were printed in book form for Arizona teachers to use in their classrooms according to the author's wife in the Foreword. She states further that the demand was so great the book went out of print for several years until this edition was published. The original illustrations were done by Rachael Murd... View more info

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The Wedge of Gold

By: Goodwin, C.C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leonard Publishing Co.: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10587

Condition: Fair


Brown cloth with gilt-stamped lettering and black-stamped design on the front cover, which is repeated in blind stamping on the rear cover. Mild to moderate wear to the extremities, heavy wear at the lower corners. A loosening signature near the beginning of the book, otherwise the rest of the pages are bound tight. Yellow, patterned endpapers. 283 pages. Charles Carroll Goodwin was a lawyer and editor at the Tribune in Salt Lake City, Utah. As an author, he is remembered for his stories about people and events during Comstock mining days in Nevada such as The Comstock Club (1891) and The Wedg... View more info

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Irish Genealogical Helper - Number 6, January 1976

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Harbor City, California, Hartwell Company for the Augustan Society, Inc.: 1976

Seller ID: 10586

Condition: Very Good


Dampstaining to front cover and first several pages (barely visible) and associated wrinkling from moisture exposure. Black mark to rear cover. Small, stapled booklet. Pages 71-99. In this issue: Passengers Arriving in the United States 1821, The Irish Surname Woulfe, Some Heraldry and History of Ireland, and more. View more info

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Irish Genealogical Helper - Number 7, May 1976

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Harbor City, California, Hartwell Company for the Augustan Society, Inc.: 1976

Seller ID: 10585

Condition: Very Good


Light wear. Small stain and black mark to the rear cover. Small, stapled booklet. Pages 103-131. In this issue: Some Comments Concerning the Chief Herald of Ireland, Henry Drought Sheppard (1824-1892), and more. View more info

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Scottish Genealogical Helper - Numbers 6 and 7, January and May 1976

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harbor City, California, Hartwell Company for the Augustan Society, Inc.: 1976

Seller ID: 10584

Condition: Near Fine


Small, stapled booklets. Fine except for the January issue, which has a small stain and light crease to front cover. Pages 75-135. Illustrations and charts. Bundled together, these issues have a continuing article from the January to May issues: The Earliest Campbells--Norman, Britain, or Gael? View more info

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Introducing... Scottish Genealogical Research

By: Whyte, Donald

Price: $12.50

Seller ID: 10583

Condition: Fine


Small, stapled booklet, 16 pages. Introduction to Scottish ancestry research. How to get started, records, organizing information, charts, etc. View more info

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The Scottish Genealogist: Vol. XXVII, No. 2 - June 1980

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Scottish Genealogy Society: 1980

Seller ID: 10582

Condition: Near Fine


Quarterly Journal of the Scottish Genealogy Society, pp. 45-84. In this issue: Genealogical Research in the Channel Islands, 'The Formative Years' The Infancy of Scottish Accountancy Profession, Genealogy and the Mormons, The Vatican Archives, Holyrood and its Port, book reviews, and more. A notice about society subscriptions laid in at back of journal. View more info