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1 Alexander, Frances Choc, the chachalaca
Austin, TX Printed by Von Boeckmann-Jones Co 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Pictorial cover with Choc sitting on a fence. Gold cover with black print. The story of a Mexican Guan bird and the family who raised it. Signed by author and inscribed by author's sister who co-wrote another book entitled " A Handbook on Chinese Art Symbols". Very rare. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; 20 pages 
Price: 83.58 USD
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The open door on the old Barbary Coast, Bixler, Raymond Walter
2 Bixler, Raymond Walter The open door on the old Barbary Coast
New York , NY Pageant Press 1959 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket Signed by Author
Fully indexed. Inscribed and signed by author. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. rare.; 204 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Christian researches in Asia  With notices on the translation of the Scriptures into the oriental languages, Buchanan, Claudius
3 Buchanan, Claudius Christian researches in Asia With notices on the translation of the Scriptures into the oriental languages
Lexington KY Printed and sold by T. T. Skillman 1813 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Pages are uneven, foxing. Cover is marbled boards with leather spine. Very Worn and hing cracking. Contents complete and tight. Edges are dented and worn. ; First section has 158 untrimmed pages with an added sermon preached in the Parish Church of St. James, Bristol, on Sunday February 26, 1809 entitled "The star in the East" being 27 pages and an appendix of 55 pages containing an account of 200, 000 Christians discovered in the sequestered region of Hidostan. Some of the Chapter titles are: The Chinese, the Hindoos, Juggernaut, Immolation of Females, Letters of King George I and Archbishop Wake, Tranquebar, Tanjore, Tritchinopoly, The malabar Bible, Syriac Bible, The Persians, The Arabians, The Jews in Asia, The ten Tribes, The Armenians. A very unique and exciting book. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; 55 pages; 
Price: 179.97 USD
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The Military History of World War II, Volume 1-11 and 14-18, Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt, Col., Retired
4 Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt, Col., Retired The Military History of World War II, Volume 1-11 and 14-18
Franklin Watts, Inc. 1962 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Not the Complete set. Missing volumes 12 & 13. Red covers with photo insets and white and/or black lettering. May have minor rubs to edges and/ or corners. Contents clean and tight. No dust (as issued) as covers have stunning images appropriate to subject.. 1. European Land Battles 1939-1943 2. European Land Battles 1944-1945 3. Land Battles: N. Africa, Sicily, and Italy 4. The Naval War in the West: The Raiders 5. The Naval War in the West: The Wolf Packs 6.The Air War in the West: Sept.1939-May 1941 7. The Air War in the West: June 1941-April 1945 8. Expansion of Japan in Asia 9. Japanese ambitions in the Pacific 10. Allied Victories in China and Burma 11. The Air War in the Pacific: air power leads the way 14. The Air war in the Pacific: Victory in the air 15. European Resistance Movements 16. Asian and Axis Resistance Movements 17. Combat Leaders of World War II 18. Strategic Direction of World War II These books are written to give a brief overview and history of the battles or conflicts with photos, maps, and diagrams. They are not extensive accounts, but give a concise account of the subjects covered. The author was Born in New York, the son of noted military historian, R. Ernest Dupuy, attended West Point, graduating in the class of 1938. During World War II he commanded a U.S. Army artillery battalion, a Chinese artillery group, and an artillery detachment from the British 36th Infantry Division. It is as a military historian and a theorist that Trevor Dupuy would make a lasting mark on the world. (Wiki); The Military History of World War II; Photographs; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches 
Price: 49.97 USD
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The Red Runners A sequel to The Cazanova Treasure (Author Signed), Hawkins, Seckatary
5 Hawkins, Seckatary The Red Runners A sequel to The Cazanova Treasure (Author Signed)
Cincinnati Robert F. Schulkers 1926 Later Printing; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket Illustrated by Carll B Williams Signed by Author
Published by Author. Inscribed With all good wishes, signed Seckatary Hawkins. Dust has staining and chips, now in mylar dust cover. Book in very good condition with minor edge wear an stored in an archival slipcase. Very Rare inscribed copy. Seckatary Hawkins is the fictional lead character of a series of children's novels authored by Robert F. Schulkers. The eleven novels were first published between 1921 and 1932, although many appeared first in serialized form in The Cincinnati Enquirer and hundreds of other newspapers around the country. The eleven novels are Stoner's Boy, Seckatary Hawkins in Cuba, The Red Runners, The Gray Ghost, Stormie the Dog Stealer, Knights of the Square Table, Ching Toy, The Chinese Coin, The Yellow Y, Herman the Fiddler, and The Ghost of Lake Tapaho.Schulkers further popularized the series through a nationally syndicated NBC radio broadcast from Chicago and an extensive number of Seckatary Hawkins clubs in larger metropolitan areas. The official club name was "The Fair and Square Club". The club slogan was "A quitter never wins and a winner never quits". Except for Seckatary Hawkins in Cuba and The Ghost of Lake Tapaho, the setting was a river bank that was a composite based on Schulker's familiarity with segments of the Ohio River, the Licking River, and the Kentucky River. Seckatary Hawkins, a fat boy with a cowlick, recorded daily minutes of the adventures of a remarkably organized group of boys. The group of ten or so boys (some boys rotated in and out of the club) had their own club house on the river bank, complete with a stove for heat, a telephone, and even an organ for the required singing practice. Their enemies were formidable. Some had rifles, drove cars, and most were guilty of a number of felonious acts.While never the president of the club, Seckatary Hawkins was clearly the smartest member and the leader. He was regularly called upon by the books' few adult characters and many of the youthful ones to solve various mysteries and to keep the river bank safe. Most of their enemies in the end went home to their mothers or ended up in the school for bad boys. A few reformed during death scenes.Seckatary Hawkins has a small cadre of loyal followers still today who have, under the guidance of one of the author's grandsons, re-established a "Fair and Square" club.The author's books have always enjoyed an enthusiastic readership, the most notable Harper Lee, who mentions two of them in her classic To Kill a Mockingbird. Extremely rare. ; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall; 336 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 299.97 USD
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The Hands of Cantu by Tom Lea, Lea, Tom
6 Lea, Tom The Hands of Cantu by Tom Lea
Little Brown & Company 1964 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Tan cover with orange lettering. Dust is price clipped. Author signed on end paper. This book is about the best horseman ever seen in New Spain, Don Vito Cantu. Beautiful illustrations by author using chinese ink drawings throughout. Scarce if not rare. ; 1.5 x 8.7 x 6.4 Inches; 244 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 134.97 USD
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Zpevy Stare Ciny, Mathesius, Bohumil &  Zdnek Sklenar
7 Mathesius, Bohumil & Zdnek Sklenar Zpevy Stare Ciny
Prague Odeon 1967 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket Illustrated by Sklenar, Zdnek 
Written in Czech. Dust jacket has chips, but now in Brodart mylar protective cover.We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Songs of Ancient China is the designation for several books of poetry Bohumil Mathesius , containing free version of old Chinese poetry . These texts were published in several collections and had a great influence on Czech poetry dvacétého century. ohumil Mathesius ( 14. July 1888 Prague - 2. June 1952 in Prague ) was a Czech poet, translator, editor, writer and literary scholar ( Russianists ), cousin linguist Wilhelm Mathesius . n the years 1898-1906 he attended grammar school in Joiner Street in Prague in the years 1906-1912 he studied at Charles University courses Czech and French . In 1909 he debuted in the almanac Opinions young short story by Hans Plum in the theater. After one year of military service (1912-1913) taught at the school in Prague-Smíchov . In 1914 he was mobilized and on the Serbian and Italian front, where he was the whole I. World War II was wounded twice. He retired in 1919 as a military volunteer to Slovakia , where after demobilization he worked as a clerk.; Illustrations 
Price: 14.97 USD
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Chinese Symbols and Superstitions, Morgan, Harry T.
8 Morgan, Harry T. Chinese Symbols and Superstitions
South Pasadena, Ca P. D. & Ione Perkins, 1946 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Red hardcover with gold lettering. This is the 1942 edition but 1946 second printing. Very clean contents and very minor spots on cover. Tight bindings. Rare. ; 100 Illustrations 
Price: 35.97 USD
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Farther Into the Night, Smith, Mrs. Gordon H.
9 Smith, Mrs. Gordon H. Farther Into the Night
Grand Rapids, MI Zondervan 1955 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Xlibrary with stamp and card holder otherwise very good to near fine condition. Dust not price clipped and now in mylar cover. Inscribed and signed by author on end paper to teacher at Buffalo Bible Institute on 12-6-1955. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 247 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 14.97 USD
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