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Isaac Babel the Lonely Years  1925-1939 Unpublished stories and correspondence, Babel, Nathalie & Andrew R. MacAndrew
1 Babel, Nathalie & Andrew R. MacAndrew Isaac Babel the Lonely Years 1925-1939 Unpublished stories and correspondence
Farrar Straus 1964 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Orange cover with black cloth spine.Some browning to endpapers due to age. Dust in mylar cover. The Lonely Years, a collection of private correspondence, is essential to an understanding of Isaac Babel's life and works. Babel rose to fame in 1920s Russia for such books as Red Cavalry and Odessa Stories. But as Stalin's regime grew repressive, he found it increasingly difficult to write or publish. He was finally arrested in 1939, never to be heard from again. Alternately tender and biting, and accompanied by nine stories from the "lonely years," these letters show an individual laboring against all odds to remain true to his craft and ideals. This edition contains a new introduction, based on previously unreleased information from the KGB files. ; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 402 pages 
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Dawn Land   (Author Signed), Bruchac, Joseph
2 Bruchac, Joseph Dawn Land (Author Signed)
Golden, CO Fulcrum Publishing 1993 155591134X / 9781555911348 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed, "For Carol, Joseph Bruchac". Excellent condition. Bruchac ( Native American Stories ) draws on an imaginative mix of Native American tradition and historical facts to craft this lyrical first novel, set about 10,000 years ago in the area now known as New England and the maritime provinces of Canada. As the Ice Age recedes, the People of the Dawn Land (the Abenaki) enjoy an idyllic existence, with people in 13 villages living in harmony with one another and with all creation. Their loyal dogs have an almost telepathic link to their human keepers. Then a mysterious threat darkens the horizon. Have the Cannibal Giants returned? The heroic Young Hunter is dispatched on a desperate, dangerous journey to meet the enemy, and takes with him a new technology, the bow. Fluidly and to poetic effect, Bruchac incorporates tales from the oral traditions of the Abenaki and other Northeastern tribes. ; 0.75 x 8.5 x 5.75 Inches; 332 pages; Signed by Author 
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Encyclopedia of Freemasonry and Kindred Sciences, New, Revised and Enlarged, Volumes 1 & 2, Clegg, Robert I.
3 Clegg, Robert I. Encyclopedia of Freemasonry and Kindred Sciences, New, Revised and Enlarged, Volumes 1 & 2
Chicago, Il The Masonic History Company 1929 Revised Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Two volume set.Revised and enlarged. Blue grey leather cover with gold lettering.Very clean contents some pages and end papers show browning due to age. Former owners name in front. Freemasonry is a fraternal organisation that traces its origins to the local fraternities of stonemasons, which from the end of the fourteenth century regulated the qualifications of masons and their interaction with authorities and clients. The degrees of freemasonry, its gradal system, retain the three grades of medieval craft guilds, those of Apprentice, journeyman or fellow (now called Fellowcraft), and Master Mason. These are the degrees offered by craft, or blue lodge Freemasonry. There are additional degrees, which vary with locality and jurisdiction, and are now administered by different bodies than the craft degrees.The basic, local organisational unit of Freemasonry is the lodge. The lodges are usually supervised and governed at the regional level (usually coterminous with either a state, province, or national border) by a Grand Lodge or Grand Orient. There is no international, world-wide Grand Lodge that supervises all of Freemasonry. Each Grand Lodge is independent, and they do not necessarily recognise each other as being legitimate. In the area of History, especially Masonic History, very few men stand out like our Frater Robert Ingham Glegg, IXº. Many Masons may recognize his name; yet they cannot quite put their finger on his accomplishments. Probably his most remarkable achievement was his later revisions and addendum to "Mackey's Encyclopedia of Freemasonry and its Kindred Sciences" in conjunction with other noted Masonic scholars such as Bro:. William James Hughan. In the 1800's (with original author --Bro. Mackey) and continuing into the early 1900s and even today, that work stands-out as the preeminent reference guide for "all things Masonic." Frater Clegg was appointed the Chief Adept of the New Jersey College S.R.I.C.F., Under Dispensation, on April 29, 1931, even before that College received its Charter on May 10, 1932. Reviewer A very heavy two volume set. ; Freemasonry; Vol. 1 & 2; Photos and illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1155 pages 
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Navy Air Colors,   United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Aircraft Camouflage and Markings, Vol. 2, 1945-1985 - Specials series, Doll, Thomas E. & Berkley R. Jackson & William A. Riley & Don Greer & Kevin Wornkey
4 Doll, Thomas E. & Berkley R. Jackson & William A. Riley & Don Greer & Kevin Wornkey Navy Air Colors, United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Aircraft Camouflage and Markings, Vol. 2, 1945-1985 - Specials series
Squadron/Signal Publications 1985 0897471679 / 9780897471671 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; 6157; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 96 pages 
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Voodoo, Drendel, Lou & Paul Stevens
5 Drendel, Lou & Paul Stevens Voodoo
Squadron/Signal Publications Inc. 1985 0897471628 / 9780897471626 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; Modern Military Aircraft series; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 64 pages 
Price: 39.57 USD
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Combat Profile,  B-17G Flying Fortress in World War 2, Freeman, Roger A.
6 Freeman, Roger A. Combat Profile, B-17G Flying Fortress in World War 2
Allan (Ian) Ltd 1990 0711019215 / 9780711019218 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Small note may be written inside front cover. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; Combat Profiles; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 80 pages 
Price: 7.97 USD
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Early Banshees F2H-1/2/2B/2N/2P   (Naval Fighters), Ginter, Steve & various
7 Ginter, Steve & various Early Banshees F2H-1/2/2B/2N/2P (Naval Fighters)
Ginter Books 2006 0942612736 / 9780942612738 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; Consign; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 192 pages 
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The Very Telling  Conversations with American Writers, Johnson, Sarah
8 Johnson, Sarah The Very Telling Conversations with American Writers
UPNE 2006 1584655275 / 9781584655275 Various Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
New never read. No dust as issued. Once again, Sarah Anne Johnson offers insightful interviews with some of today's most popular and accomplished writers. Steeped in a thorough knowledge of each writer's work, Johnson asks about a range of topics on the writing craft, nurturing fictional ideas, and the daily practice of writing. The authors offer insights and practical advice that will delight their fans and be cherished by aspiring writers. Michael Cunningham recalls how the structure of The Hours evolved as he wrote it. Edwidge Danticat honors the Haitian storytelling tradition she encountered in her childhood. And Jonathan Lethem reflects on working from inside and outside the literary establishment.

Johnson's interviews have been praised for her "thoughtful and knowledgeable questions" (Bloomsbury Review) that "provoke thoughtful responses from her subjects" (Publishers Weekly) and provide "an opportunity to participate in intimate and often illuminating dialog" (Library Journal). Her previous collection, Conversations with American Women Writers (UPNE, 2004), was described as "17 miniature instruction books on craft" by Publishers Weekly.

Other writers interviewed include Rick Moody; Donna Tartt; Myla Goldberg; Mary Gaitskill; Ha Jin; Bret Anthony Johnston; Edward P. Jones; Chang-rae Lee; Alice Mattison; Nancy Rawles; Marilynne Robinson; le thi diem thuy; and Mary Yukari Waters.; 9.10 X 6.10 X 0.80 inches; 224 pages 
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USN Aircraft Carrier Air Units, Volume 2  1957-1963 - Specials series, Kasulka, Duane & Don Greer
9 Kasulka, Duane & Don Greer USN Aircraft Carrier Air Units, Volume 2 1957-1963 - Specials series
Squadron/Signal Publications 1986 0897471725 / 9780897471725 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; 6161; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 64 pages 
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The Life of William Harvey, Keynes, Geoffrey
10 Keynes, Geoffrey The Life of William Harvey
London Oxford University Press 1966 019858119X / 9780198581192 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Red cloth hardcover. Dust a bit sunfaded and has tear to the fold. Now covered in mylar cover. William Harvey (1 April 1578 – 3 June 1657)[2] was an English physician who made seminal contributions in anatomy and physiology. He was the first known physician to describe completely, and in detail, the systemic circulation and properties of blood being pumped to the brain and body by the heart. Harvey was a prominent sceptic regarding allegations of witchcraft. He was one of the examiners of four women from Lancashire accused of witchcraft in 1634, and as a consequence of his report, all of them were acquitted.[16][17] Earlier, in 1632, while travelling with the King to Newmarket, he had been sent to investigate a woman accused of being a witch. Initially he told her that he was a wizard and had come to discuss the Craft with her, and asked whether she had a familiar. She put down a saucer of milk and called to a toad which came out and drank the milk. He then sent her out to fetch some ale, and killed the toad and dissected it, concluding that it was a perfectly ordinary animal and not supernatural in any way. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 502 pages 
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Das Schwimmende Flottenmaterial der seemachte. Eine Kurzgefasste beschreibung der wichtigsten europaischen, amerikanisehen and asiatischen kriegsschiffe der nueren und neuesten zeit. fur freunde des seewesens, sowie als leitfaden beim Studium der ..., KRONENFELS, Johann Ferdinand von
11 KRONENFELS, Johann Ferdinand von Das Schwimmende Flottenmaterial der seemachte. Eine Kurzgefasste beschreibung der wichtigsten europaischen, amerikanisehen and asiatischen kriegsschiffe der nueren und neuesten zeit. fur freunde des seewesens, sowie als leitfaden beim Studium der ...
Leipzig A. Hartleben's Verlag 1881 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1881 printing not a reprint. Written entirely in German on Naval Architecture. Leather spine worn and cracking at hinges, but not seperate from binding. Marbled insets to 1/4 leather binding. Very clean contents. Title translates "The floating craft material of the dachachte. A brief description of the most important European, American and Asian war ships of the latest and most recent. For friends of the sea, as well as as a guide during the study of the ship's type." Rare. (See seperate listing (60790) for the supplement to this volume entitled " Die Kriegsschiffbauten 1881 - 1882. Mit Nachträgen aus früheren Jahren." ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 599 pages 
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Armor in Vietnam, A Pictorial History - Specials series, Mesko, Jim & Don Greer
12 Mesko, Jim & Don Greer Armor in Vietnam, A Pictorial History - Specials series
Squadron/Signal Publications 1982 0897471261 / 9780897471268 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; 6033; Photographs and Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 80 pages 
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Airborne Weapons of the West, Thornborough, Anthony M.
13 Thornborough, Anthony M. Airborne Weapons of the West
Motorbooks International 1995 0879386703 / 9780879386702 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; Photographs and Illustrations; 9.69 X 7.17 X 0.31 inches; 96 pages 
Price: 7.97 USD
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