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Faranji: A Venture into Ethiopia

By: Brown, Judith Reynolds

Price: $11.21

Publisher: Santa Barbara, California, U.S.A., Fithian Press: 1994

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 097058

ISBN: 1564740722

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy. Inscribed By Author. 239 pages. Author was in the Ploughshares project doing organic agricultural work. View more info

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There It Is: A Canadian in the Vietnam War

By: Brown, Les D.

Price: $11.21

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 126595

ISBN: 0771016948

Condition: Near Fine


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 232 pages. View more info

Excerpts From a Family Medical Dictionary

By: Brown, Rebecca

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Grey Spider Press: 2000

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 065518

Condition: Near Fine


This beautiful broadside was printed (by letterpress) in an edition of 230 copies as a fundraiser at The Richard Hugo House for Rebecca Brown's Excerpts from a Family Medical Dictionary on October 17, 2000. Black ink on white paper with a red "Rebecca Brown" at the top. No. 48 of 230. View more info

Everything's Going to Pot

By: Bryde, Mary Jane

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, Zumaya Pubns: 2003

Seller ID: 117582

ISBN: 1894869540

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 200 pages. View more info

Most Upsetting Woman: Autobiography one, The

By: Buckle, Richard

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Collins: 1981

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 117474

ISBN: 0002163268

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. 288 pages, very clean copy with sharp corners to the covers, appears little read. View more info

Stranger on a Strange Island: From Main Street to Mayne Island (Transmontanus)

By: Buday, Grant

Price: $8.21

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., New Star Books: 2011

Seller ID: 125568

ISBN: 1554200571

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 76 pages. View more info

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Florence Foster Jenkins: The Life of the World's Worst Opera Singer

By: Bullock, Darryl W.

Price: $11.95

Publisher: N Y, Overlook Press: 2016

Seller ID: 139087

ISBN: 1468313746

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. View more info

Journals and Letters of Fanny Burney (Madame D'arblay Volume I, 1791 -- 1792 Letters 1-39 & Volume II, Courtship and Marriage 1793, Letters 40 - 121

By: Burney, Fanny; Mdame D'arblay

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1972

Seller ID: 111926

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copies with ususal stamps, stickers etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind; in fact other than the dust jackets being taped to the bindings and the other usual library markings these are excellent copies, with sharp corners, clean edges to the covers and perfect interiors, with fold-out biographical info in both copies and a very large fold-out photo of one letter in volume I. These were reference copies and clearly ... View more info

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Wolf at the Table, A

By: Burroughs, Augusten

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N Y., St Martins Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 141450

ISBN: 0312342020

Condition: Fine


Signed by Augusten Burroughs on the title page. First printing of the First Edition in excellent condition. Removable "Autographed" sticker on dust jacket. View more info

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Last Words: The Final Journals of William S. Burroughs

By: Burroughs, William S.

Price: $9.71

Publisher: N Y, Grove Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133060

ISBN: 0802116574

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 273 pages. Edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

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Against the Wind: Memories of Clare Hurling

By: Byrnes, Ollie

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Dublin, Mercier Press: 1996

Seller ID: 121063

ISBN: 1856351572

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 188 pages. View more info

Staying Afloat: Life Aboard Houseboats, Barges, and Liveaboards

By: Callahan, Jeri

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Peanut Butter Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 129283

ISBN: 159404001X

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect, dust jacket shows very very light scuffing/shelfwear only. 320 pages. View more info

Hail to the Chin: Further Confessions of a B Movie Actor

By: Campbell, Bruce; Sanborn, Craig

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, St. Martin's Press: 2017

Seller ID: 141086

ISBN: 125012560X

Condition: Near Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition except small bump to rear cover and dust jacket. View more info

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Captain James Cook

By: Campbell, Gordon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1936

Edition: Geometry, Anionic Art, Pythagoras, Tesse

Seller ID: 123272

Condition: Good


320 pages. Small amount of writing on endpapers. Bumped corners and top and bottom of spine. Tears on taped dust jacket. View more info

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Braving It: A Father, a Daughter, and an Unforgettable Journey into the Alaskan Wild

By: Campbell, James

Price: $12.95

Publisher: N Y, Crown: 2016

Seller ID: 139088

ISBN: 0307461246

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. View more info

Tongue Set Free : Remembrance of a European Childhood

By: Canetti, Elias

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Andre Deutsch: 1988

Seller ID: 119260

ISBN: 0233983260

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 268 pages. Yellowing pages. Slight marks on dust jacket. View more info

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Stunt Man: The Autobiography of Yakima Canutt With Oliver Drake

By: Canutt, Yakima; Drake, Oliver

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr: 1997

Edition: Ex Libris

Seller ID: 102628

ISBN: 0806129271

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Pocket has been torn out, damaging endpaper. View more info

Cape Breton Lives: A Book from Cape Breton's Magazine

By: Caplan, Ronald

Price: $8.21

Publisher: Breakwater Books: 1988

Seller ID: 124505

ISBN: 0920911498

Condition: Very Good


Nice condition, book shows very light wear, with creaseless covers and spine, text/interior is free of marking of any kind, corners lightly bumped. 301 pages. View more info

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Bruce

By: Carlin, Peter Ames

Price: $55.95

Publisher: Touchstone / Simon & Schuster: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 135859

ISBN: 1439191824

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. The number "1" appears in the list of numbers indicating print runs on the publisher's page. View more info

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Madeleine L'engle, Suncatcher

By: Carole F. Chase

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Publishing/Editing Network: 1997

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 143398

ISBN: 1880913089

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light bump to upper front corner, very light shelf wear/scuffing to covers. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners otherwise, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 173 pages, a biography of L'engle, concentrating on her spiritual vision as an author. Inscribed not by the author but by Madeleine L'engle: "For (xxx) happy birthday, brother Suncatcher, love,... View more info