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Chemical character of surface waters of Virginia,, Collins, W. D
1 Collins, W. D Chemical character of surface waters of Virginia,
Richmond, VA Commonwealth of Virginia 1932 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tan cover with black print. A Bulletin (#3) regarding the surface waters of Virginia. One of many different reports on the Role of Ground Water in the National Water situation during the 1930's. ; Bulletin #3 ; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; pages 
Price: 16.97 USD
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Manstenen, Utkastad I Varlden, Homo Sum Eller Den Forsvunna Diamanten  , Utkastad I Valrden and Homo Sum, Collins, Wilkie, Hector Malot, Georg Ebers
2 Collins, Wilkie, Hector Malot, Georg Ebers Manstenen, Utkastad I Varlden, Homo Sum Eller Den Forsvunna Diamanten , Utkastad I Valrden and Homo Sum
Stockholm Beijers Bokforlagsaktiebolag 1907 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Boards are worn as is leather 1/4 spine. Decorative boards and endpapers. Clean contents. Hinges an corners show wear and cracking. Written entirely in Swedish. The Moonstone (1868) by Wilkie Collins is a 19th-century British epistolary novel, generally considered the first detective novel in the English language. The story was originally serialized in Charles Dickens' magazine All the Year Round. The Moonstone and The Woman in White are considered Wilkie Collins' best novels. Besides creating many of the ground rules of the detective novel, The Moonstone also reflected Collins' enlightened social attitudes in his treatment of the Indians and the servants in the novel. Collins adapted The Moonstone for the stage in 1877, but the production was performed for only two months. Also has in same Volume Utkastad I Varlden by Malot, and Homo Sum by Ebers.Scarce if not rare Swedish printing in one volume. ; Book 1 & 2 in one volume, Swedish 
Price: 94.97 USD
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A Huguenot Exile in Virginia, Dauphine, Durand of
3 Dauphine, Durand of A Huguenot Exile in Virginia
The Press of the Pinoneers, Inc. 1934 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue cover with gold lettering. #54 of 550 limited edition. Map endpapers. A Huguenot Exile in Virginia, Or Voyages of a Frenchman Exiled for His Religion with a Description of Virginia & Maryland. From the Hague Edition of 1687 with an Introduction & Notes by Gilbert Chinard. In the book Colonial Chesapeake Society Durand commented about the people of Virginia "the people spend most of their time visiting each other...The Land is so rich and so fertil that when a man has fifty acres of ground, two men-servants, a maid and some Cattle, neither he nor his wife do anything but visit among their neighbors." Huguenots were exiled by the Catholic Church in the late 1600's to America, many to Virginia, because of their dissent. They were hunted down as heretics and killed.; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 191 pages 
Price: 149.97 USD
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Four Quartets, Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns)
4 Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns) Four Quartets
New York Harcourt Brace and Company 1943 0151330530 / 9780151330539 First American Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Copyright 1943 with Black cloth boards, spine lettered in gilt (faded). First printing of the first edition, first issue, with the First American Edition statement listed on the copyright page. 1 of 788 copies by publisher; in the first state dust jacket with heavy block letters to 9 titles listed on rear panel through listing of "Old Possum's Book." Back inside flap of dust blank and the publisher's original price of $2.00 listed in the upper corner of the inside front flap [Gallup A43a]. Tthere is a 1/8 inch x 2 1/2 inch tear at top edge of dust and two very minor chips. Dust Jacket is torn in fold about 3/4s of the way from top but dust now in Mylar Protective Cover.(see photo Black cloth boards have some slight discoloration spots and board corners are slightly dented with very light wear to covers. Has the signature of a former owner Evelyn V. Estes on front endpaper with clean contents having no writing, underlining or highlighting, binding is tight. Some tanning to endpapers. Contents page of Eliot's wartime masterpiece includes four works Burt Norton, East Coker, The Dry Salvages, Litle Gidding together in one book that formerly had been published separately. East Coker is the village in Somerset from which Eliot's ancestors departed for the New World in 1669; Burnt Norton refers to the Gloucestershire manor house erected on the foundation of a house that burned to the ground in the seventeenth century; The Dry Salvages is a group of rocks off Cape Ann, and so harks to the poet's New England roots, and Little Gidding was the manor in Huntingdonshire that was the destination of poets' pilgrimages as the site where Nicholas Ferrar founded an Anglican religious community in the mid-seventeenth century. Dust Jacket is torn in fold about 3/4s of the way but now in Mylar Protective Cover. A very good collector's grade item. It is the last major verse written by Nobel laureate T. S. Eliot, considered by Eliot himself to be his finest work. Rare. ; 8.70 X 5.60 X 0.40 inches; 39 pages 
Price: 1299.97 USD
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Experience and Gospel Labours of the Rev. Benjamin Abbott A Narrative of His Life and Death, Ffirth, John
5 Ffirth, John Experience and Gospel Labours of the Rev. Benjamin Abbott A Narrative of His Life and Death
New York , NY B. Waugh and T. Mason 1832 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Leather bound worn cover. Front end paper missing but title page intact. Foxing to pages otherwise clean and tight.. The book is in two parts: "Part first contains his exerience and Gospel labours previous to his entering the itinerant conection of Methodist preachers during which time he visited various parts on New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Part Second contains his travels and Gospel labours after he entered the itinerant connection." Benjamin Abbott was born on Long Island, N. Y., in the year 1732. But little is known in regard to his early life, as he did not embrace the religion of the Saviour, until he was forty years of age. He died in Salem, New Jersey, on the 14th of August, 1796, in the sixty-fifth year of his age, and twenty-third of his ministry. He was buried according to his oft-repeated desire, in the Methodist burial-ground in Salem. His funeral being attended by a large concourse of his fellow-citizens, and by Christian ministers of different denominations. This book belonged to J. D. Chapman. His signature is in back of book. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Very Rare. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Religion. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 282 pages; Signed by Notable Personage, Unrelated 
Price: 179.97 USD
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Ice Run (Author Signed), Hamilton, Steve
6 Hamilton, Steve Ice Run (Author Signed)
St. Martin's Minotaur 2004 0312301219 / 9780312301217 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author on Title Page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Steve Hamilton is one of the rising stars of crime fiction. His Edgar and Anthony Award-winning series featuring private investigator Alex McKnight took a dramatic turn in last year's acclaimed Blood Is The Sky. With Ice Run, Hamilton raises the stakes once again, creating another masterpiece of modern crime fiction. It's March in Paradise Michigan, and Alex McKnight is happier than he can remember in a long time-because of a woman, Natalie Reynaud, the Canadian police officer whose partner died in Blood Is The Sky. When Alex and Natalie take a romantic weekend to an old luxury hotel, they find an ominous message in their hotel room-someone has left a picture of Natalie's father and grand-father atop a handwritten note: 'They were here, so was I. I know what happened.' Alex and Natalie must now face a terrible Reynaud family secret, a secret that has driven men to kill for decades. Taut and atmospheric, Steve Hamilton's Ice Run stakes out compelling new ground in crime fiction. ; Alex McKnight Novels; 1.18 x 9.29 x 6.22 Inches; 320 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 14.97 USD
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A White House diary, Johnson, Claudia Alta & Lady Bird Johnson
7 Johnson, Claudia Alta & Lady Bird Johnson A White House diary
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1970 0030852544 / 9780030852541 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Inscribed on end paper :For M______ H_____ I hope you will enjoy sharing these years of not-s0-long ago, Lady Bird Johnson". Not a bookplate. Dust is not price clipped and has minor chips. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Book is clean and bright. Claudia Alta "Lady Bird" Taylor Johnson (December 22, 1912 July 11, 2007) was First Lady of the United States (196369) during the presidency of her husband Lyndon B. Johnson.Notably well educated for her time, she proved a capable manager and a shrewd investor. After marrying LBJ in 1934, when he was a political hopeful in Austin, Texas, she used a modest inheritance to bankroll his congressional campaign, and then ran his office while he was serving in the navy. Next, she bought a radio station and then a TV station, which would soon make them millionaires. As First Lady, she broke new ground by interacting directly with Congress, employing her own press secretary, and making a solo electioneering tour. Rare in this condition. ; 9.10 X 6.90 X 2.20 inches; 806 pages 
Price: 139.97 USD
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Brief History of the First Marines., Johnstone, Maj. John. (USMC, Historical Div.).
8 Johnstone, Maj. John. (USMC, Historical Div.). Brief History of the First Marines.
GPO, 1968. 1968 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1968 printing. The 1st Marine Division (1st MARDIV) is a Marine infantry division of the United States Marine Corps headquartered at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California. It is the ground combat element of the I Marine Expeditionary Force (I MEF).It is the oldest and largest active duty division in the United States Marine Corps, representing a combat-ready force of more than 19,000 men and women. It is one of three active duty divisions in the Marine Corps today and is a multi-role, expeditionary ground combat force. It is nicknamed "The Old Breed". 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Secret Green Beret Commandos In Cambodia  A Memorial History of MACVSOG's Command and Control Detachment South   And Its Air Partners, Republic of Vietnam, 19671972, Lindsey USA Re, LTC Fred S.
9 Lindsey USA Re, LTC Fred S. Secret Green Beret Commandos In Cambodia A Memorial History of MACVSOG's Command and Control Detachment South And Its Air Partners, Republic of Vietnam, 19671972
AuthorHouse 2012 1477273085 / 9781477273081 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author for seller at a gun show in Louisville, Ky, 2014. We could call this book Special Operations Recon Mission Impossible. A small group of highly trained, resourceful US Special Forces (SF) men is asked to go in teams behind the enemy lines to gather intelligence on the North Vietnamese Army units that had infiltrated through Laos and Cambodia down the Ho Chi Minh trails to their secret bases inside the Cambodian border west of South Vietnam. The covert reconnaissance teams, of only two or three SF men with four or five experienced indigenous mercenaries each, were tasked to go into enemy target areas by foot or helicopter insertion. They could be 15 kilometers beyond any other friendly forces, with no artillery support. In sterile uniforms with no insignia or identification, if they were killed or captured, their government would deny their military connection. The enemy had placed a price on their heads and had spies in their Top Secret headquarters known as SOG. SOG had three identical recon ground units along the border areas. This book tells the history of Command and Control Detachment South (CCS) The CCS volunteer warriors and its Air Partners - the Army and Air Force helicopter transport and gunship crews who lived and fought together and sometimes died together. This is the first published history of CCS as compiled by its last living commander, some forty years after they were disbanded. It tells of the struggles and intrigue involved in SOG's development as the modernday legacy of our modern Special Operations Commands. Forbidden to tell of their experiences for over twenty years; their After Action Reports destroyed even before they were declassified - surviving veterans team together to tell how Recon men wounded averaged 100 percent; and SOG became the most highly decorated unit in Vietnam and all were awarded the Presidential Unit. Very Rare.; CCS; Photographs and illustrations; 11 X 8.20 X 1.60 inches; 740 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 149.97 USD
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Fourth Season of the Lakeside Assembly, Findley's Lake, N.Y., No Author Listed
10 No Author Listed Fourth Season of the Lakeside Assembly, Findley's Lake, N.Y.
Erie, Ind. Times Publishing Company 1898 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Unique booklet on the 4th season of the Lakeside Assembly. Many photos of speakers. This booklet is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 41 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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P-47, No Author Listed
11 No Author Listed P-47
Bunrin-Do 1971 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Written in Japanese. The Republic P-47 Thunderbolt was a World War II era fighter aircraft produced by the United States from 1941 through 1945. Its primary armament was eight .50-caliber machine guns and in the fighter-bomber ground-attack role it could carry five-inch rockets or a bomb load of 2,500 pounds (1,103 kg); Koku-Fan, September 1971. Vol. 19, No. 14 ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 56 pages 
Price: 21.97 USD
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