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Breaking the Surface

By: Greg Louganis w/ Eric Marcus

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Random House: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 000699

ISBN: 0679437037

Condition: Near Fine


Signed. Near Fine/ very good condition. Cover is clipped, lightly worn with very minor occasional tears. Yellow and blue split boards with gold gilt print on spine and a wave like graphic on front board. Boards have some light wear and very light bumping to some corners. 1st Edition as stated in book. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** About the book: The world's greatest diver offers a candid account of his life and sports career, detailing his troubled youth, the highs and lows of athletic competition, the nee... View more info

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Savage Messiah: A Biography of the Sculptor Henri Gaudier-Brzeska

By: H. S. (Harold Stanley) Ede

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Literary Guild: 1931

Seller ID: 002896

Condition: Fair


Blue Cloth boards with silver gilt print graphics. Book is shaken and pulling away from binding. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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The Last Days of Hitler

By: H.R. Trevor-Roper

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1947

Seller ID: 003396

Condition: Good


Book Condition-Good Boards are Black In Color with Red Print on spine and front board Boards have some light edge wear, light Bumping/Fraying to spine/corners Light Foxing.Deckled edges. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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A Molly Maguire on Trial.....

By: H.T. Crown

Price: $99.00

Publisher: Frackville, PA, Broad Mountain Publishing: 2002

Seller ID: 000358

ISBN: 0972273204

Condition: Fine


Fine/Near fine condition. light creasing to front cover( top right) **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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Picaso (20th Century Masters)

By: Hans Ludwig C. Jaffe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hamlyn: 1970

Seller ID: 001072

ISBN: 0600369102

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Cover is worn. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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Bestial: The Savage Trail of a True American Monster

By: Harold Schechter

Price: $18.75

Publisher: Pocket Star Books: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003798

ISBN: 0671732196

Condition: Good


Book Condition- Good+/ Very good Boards have some light Wear- edge wear, light Bumping, scuffing. Pages are clean and well kept. Light Foxing. 1st Pocket's Books edition; 1st printing as stated in book. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** About the book: Profiles Earle Leonard Nelson, from his childhood obsession with the Bible and the aberrant behaviors that frightened his family, to his sixteen-month rape-and-killing spree beginning in 1926. View more info

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Living Biographies of Great Scientists

By: Henry Thomas and Dana Lee Thomas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden city: 1959

Seller ID: 002748

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket is Price Clipped as well as having some minor tears, chipping and rubbing. Boards are Green and Black with Gold Gilt lettering on spine. Light Edge wear and minor foxing. Garden City Edition 1959 **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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Bindle Some Chapters in the Life of Joseph Bindle

By: Herbert George Jenkins

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Purnell and Sons: 0

Seller ID: 003542

Condition: Fair


No Cover. Book Condition-Fair. Boards are green In Color with Blue striping/ Print on spine and front board. Boards have some Wear- edge wear, light Bumping/Fraying to spine/corners, Fading, soiling,Rubbing; Book is Shaken and Cracked. Pages have moderate Foxing.Pages have some mild wear- creasing, some writing on end pages, light staining on occasion; Over all pages are very readable and in decent condition. Ex-Library(Home-stamp on endpage). 24th printing as stated in book. no Date listed in book. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE A... View more info

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Life as a Work of Art: A Biography

By: Hermann Kurzke

Price: $32.55

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000322

Condition: Fine


Fine /near fine- condition. Clean and well kept. Includes a Very nice Jacket. Black boards with gold gilt print on spine. 1st edition; 1st printing. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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JFK & Jackie (Unseen Archives)

By: Hill, Tim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Parragon Inc: 2003

Seller ID: 001104

ISBN: 1405413395

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Clean and well kept. Slight lean **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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War from the Inside: The Story of the 132nd Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry in the War for the Suppression of the Rebellion, 1862-1863

By: Hitchcock, Frederick L.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Time Life Books/J. P. Lippincott: 1982

Seller ID: 002427

ISBN: 0809444755

Condition: Very Good


No Cover. Book Condition- Very good. Boards are black In Color with gold gilt Print on spine and front board. Boards have some light Wear- edge wear, light Bumping to some corners spine/corners; Book is bound in leather. Pages are clean and well kept.Pages have gold gilt edging. ex library-home. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** About the book: The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a millio... View more info

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1492: The Life and Times of Juan Cabezon of Castile

By: Homero Aridjis

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Andre Deutsch Ltd: 1991

Seller ID: 003676

ISBN: 0233987274

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket/ Cover has some wear, protected in mylar Book Condition-Near fine/Very good ++ Boards are orange In Color with gold Print on spine.. Boards have some light Wear- edge wear, light Bumping to spine Pages are clean and well kept. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** About the book: A best seller in Latin America in the 1980s, this novel of life in fifteenth-century Spain depicts a world in which both the Moors and the Jews are under attack. This is the formative period of the phenomenon known today as C... View more info

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Cosell

By: Howard Cosell

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Playboy Press: 1973

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 002534

Condition: Good


Cover has some wear-Edge wear, Rubbing, Fading, tearing, Creasing. Book Condition- Good. Boards are light brown cloth In Color with gold Print on spine. Boards have some Wear- Bumping to spine and some corners, Rubbing/fading on spine. Pages are clean and well kept. Pages have Deckled Foredges Book Club Edition. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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The Agony and the Ecstasy

By: Irving Stone

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc: 1961

Seller ID: 001727

Condition: Good


Good Condition. No Cover. Beige boards with black print on front board and gold print with black stipes on spine. Boards are a bit worn- Bumping/fraying to some corners and spine. Light edge wear, Light rubbing. Pages are very lightly foxed. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gentn.

By: Irving, Washington

Price: $50.00

Publisher: David McKay, Publisher: 1895

Seller ID: 002924

Condition: Good


Blue boards with gold gilt print/graphics on spine and front board. Book is shaken. Boards have some edge wear, bumping to corners, and rubbing; Pages have some foxing, End pages have a gold gilt design on inside boards and 1st end page both front and back. Possibly published in 1895--**Can NOT verify Date** **Author's revised Edition** **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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Edgar Rice Burroughs The Man who created Tarzan

By: Irwin Porges

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Brigham Young University Press: 1975

Seller ID: 002272

ISBN: 0842500790

Condition: Fair


Cover protected in plastic. 1st Edition/3rd Printing. Cover has some wear-Edge wear, Rubbing, Fading, tearing, Creasing. Book Condition- good/ fair. Boards are green/black split In Color with black and gold Print on spine and front board. Boards have some wear- edge wear, light Bumping/Fraying to spine/corners, Fading, soiling,Rubbing; Book is Shaken and Cracked. Pages have mild wear.Pages have Light Foxing. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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Aphrodite: A Memoir of the Senses

By: Isabel Allende

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York, New York, Harper Collins Publishers: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000329

ISBN: 0060175907

Condition: Fine


Book is in Fine condition. Clean and well kept. Nice jacket included; jacket is Clipped. Black boards with silver gilt print on spine. 1st edition; 1st printing. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** About the book: New York Times-bestselling author Isabel Allende celebrates the pleasures of the sensual life in this rich, joyful and slyly humorous book, a combination of personal narrative and treasury of erotic lore. Under the aegis of the Goddess of Love, Isabel Allende uses her storytelling skills brilliantly in Aphrodite to evoke the delights of food and sex. After ... View more info

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Knox: The Anatomist

By: Isobel Rae

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Oliver & Boyd: 1964

Seller ID: 002630

Condition: Near Fine


Lightly Worn. Light Foxing. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini

By: J. Addington Symonds

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Walter J. Black Inc.: 1927

Seller ID: 003284

Condition: Good


Good-/Fair+ Condition. Boards are red In Color Graphics/Print on spine and front board Boards have some light edge wear, light Bumping/Fraying to spine/corners, Fading, Chipping> Spine is ruffled and worn/faded Light -mild Foxing. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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Lincoln for President

By: J.G. Randall

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company: 1945

Seller ID: 002237

Condition: Good


Slip case is heavily worn and in Fair/ poor condition. Books are in good condition with Foxing and worn covers; Both covers are completely torn and missing spine region of cover. Boards are blue-grey with mild wear- bumping, rubbing. Pages are deckled edged with light-mild foxing and wear. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info