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Confessions of a Barbarian Selections from the Journals of Edward Abbey, Abbey, Edward
1 Abbey, Edward Confessions of a Barbarian Selections from the Journals of Edward Abbey
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1994 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
356 pp. Price of $24.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Near Fine book in a like jacket with a tiny split to the top of the front fold. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A Fitting Death for Billy the Kid, Adams, Ramon F.
2 Adams, Ramon F. A Fitting Death for Billy the Kid
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1960 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
310 pp. Includes an index and several black and white photographs. Adams, Six Guns 9. Small sticker on rear pastedown; jacket is price clipped with few hints of edge wear, some spots with minor soiling. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Notes from a Sea Diary Hemingway All the Way, Algren, Nelson
3 Algren, Nelson Notes from a Sea Diary Hemingway All the Way
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons [1965] 1965 First edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
254 pp. Price of $4.95 on front flap of jacket. The first printing of the first edition. Algren's account of a sea voyage to the far east during which he reflects upon his encounter with Ernest Hemingway in Cuba. A Near Fine book with mild fading to edges of boards in a like dust jacket with few hints of edge wear and a vintage Kroch's & Brentano's price sticker on the rear panel. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Who Lost an American?, Algren, Nelson
4 Algren, Nelson Who Lost an American?
New York The Macmillan Company 1963 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
337 pp. Price of $5.95 on front flap of jacket. Algren recounts his travels in Europe. A few spots of discoloration on textblock; jacket shows hints of edge wear with a few very tiny tears and one slightly larger tear with a small amount of loss between top corner of front panel and spine panel, some fading/discoloration to lettering on the spine panel. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Halleck: Lincoln's Chief of Staff, Ambrose, Stephen E.
5 Ambrose, Stephen E. Halleck: Lincoln's Chief of Staff
Baton Rouge, LA Louisiana State University Press 1962 First printing Hardcover Very Good Good+ Jacket 
226 pp. A study of Henry W. Halleck, Lincoln's Chief of Staff during the American Civil War. A worn, but sound, copy of Ambrose's uncommon first book. Very Good book with foxing to the textblock and some light wear to the boards in an edge-worn Good+ dust jacket with significant foxing to the rear panel and the flaps, a closed tear and a bit of wrinkling to the top of the front panel, and rubbing to the folds. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Nixon The Triumph of a Politician 1962-1972, Ambrose, Stephen E.
6 Ambrose, Stephen E. Nixon The Triumph of a Politician 1962-1972
New York Simon & Schuster 1989 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
736 pp. Price of $24.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the first page. Slight concavity to spine from reading, jacket shows traces of age toning. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Undaunted Courage Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West, Ambrose, Stephen E.
7 Ambrose, Stephen E. Undaunted Courage Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West
New York Simon & Schuster 1996 First printing Hardcover Near Fine very near Fine Jacket 
511 pp. Light brown paper covered boards quarter bound in dark brown cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of $27.50 on front flap of dust jacket. Some slight tape residue on pastedowns from old jacket protector, else Fine in a very near Fine dust jacket. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Even the Stars Look Lonesome, Angelou, Maya
8 Angelou, Maya Even the Stars Look Lonesome
New York Random House 1997 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
145 pp. Price of $18.00 on front flap of dust jacket. Tiny spot of discoloration on rear pastedown; corresponding spot on reverse of jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Van Gogh A Self-Portrait, Auden, W.H
9 Auden, W.H Van Gogh A Self-Portrait
Greenwich, CN New York Graphic Society [1961] 1961 First edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
398 pp. Price of $10.00 on front flap of jacket. The first printing of the first edition. A collection of letters written by Van Gogh, compiled by W.H. Auden. A very good+ book with name written in pen on front pastedown, previous owner's stamp on free front end paper in a like dust jacket with traces of edge wear on spine panel and rear panel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Journal of a Tour in Unsettled Parts of North America in 1796 &1797, Baily, Francis
10 Baily, Francis Journal of a Tour in Unsettled Parts of North America in 1796 &1797
Carbondale, IL Southern Illinois University 1970 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine very near Fine Jacket 
336 pp. Price of $15.00 on front flap of jacket. Edited with an introduction by Jack D. L. Holmes. Foreword by John Francis McDermott. An Englishman's account of travel along the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. Bookplate on recto of page preceding the title page, else Fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Caligula The Corruption of Power, Barrett, Anthony A.
11 Barrett, Anthony A. Caligula The Corruption of Power
New Haven, CT Yale University Press 1990 0300046537 / 9780300046533 First printing Hardcover Very near Fine very near Fine Jacket 
334 pp. Bound in red cloth with gold lettering on the spine. A study of Caligula, Roman emperor from A.D. 37 - 41. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, Barris, Chuck
12 Barris, Chuck Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
New York St. Martin's Press (1984) 1984 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
240 pp. Price of $12.95 on front flap of jacket. Includes several black and white photographs. Tiny abrasion to front board, else Very near Fine book in a Very Good jacket with traces of edge wear. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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A Majority of Scoundrels An Informal History of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company, Berry, Don
13 Berry, Don A Majority of Scoundrels An Informal History of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company
New York Harper & Brothers (1961) 1961 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
432 pp. Price of $8.95 on front flap of jacket. Cazedessus 10. Includes several black and white photographs, an appendix, an index, and a two large maps in a pocket in the rear. An attractive copy of this key work on the fur trade, uncommon in collectible condition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Marcus Aurelius, Birley, Anthony
14 Birley, Anthony Marcus Aurelius
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1966 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
354 pp. Slight concavity to spine; price-clipped jacket shows traces of edge wear and toning, and has a small tear to rear panel. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Friday Night Lights A Town, a Team, and a Dream, Bissinger, H. G.
15 Bissinger, H. G. Friday Night Lights A Town, a Team, and a Dream
Reading, MA Addison-Wesley 1990 First edition Hardcover Very Good Fine Jacket 
358 pp. Price of $19.95 on front flap of dust jacket. The first printing of the first edition. Slight concavity to spine from reading, few spots of mild discoloration on the front board. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Return to Cassino A Memoir of the Fight for Rome, Bond, Harold L.
16 Bond, Harold L. Return to Cassino A Memoir of the Fight for Rome
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1964 First printing Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
207 pp. Price of $3.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Enser 97. Some rubbong to orange cloth, jacket shows a few hints of edge wear. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, Boswell, James
17 Boswell, James The Life of Samuel Johnson
New York The Modern Library (1952) 1952 First edition thus Hardcover Very Good Near Fine Jacket 
559 pp. Price of $1.95 on front flap of jacket. The first printing of the first Modern Library Edition as per Toledano. A Very Good book with hints of rubbing to boards, slight lean, and a small wrinkle to free front endpaper in a Near Fine jacket with hints of edge wear. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Days Tangier Journal: 1987 - 1989, Bowles, Paul
18 Bowles, Paul Days Tangier Journal: 1987 - 1989
New York The Ecco Press 1991 First printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
108 pp. Price of $15.95 on front flap of dust jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Without Stopping An Autobiography, Bowles, Paul
19 Bowles, Paul Without Stopping An Autobiography
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1972 First printing Hardcover Near Fine very near Fine Jacket 
379 pp. Price of $7.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Few hints of foxing, very slight separation between top textblock and backstrip, else Fine. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Flags of Our Fathers Heroes of Iwo Jima, Bradley, James; Powers, Ron
20 Bradley, James; Powers, Ron Flags of Our Fathers Heroes of Iwo Jima
New York Bantam Books 2000 First printing Hardcover Fine very near Fine Jacket 
376 pp. Price of $24.95 on front flap of dust jacket. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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