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Knight in Shining Armor: Our 1923 Trek in a Model 1917 Willys Knight Touring Car

By: Taylor, Bess

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vantage Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2267133

ISBN: 0533037131

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed and inscribed by author: May 1979 For Connie--A Wonderful ____ adventures--adventures with this Knight__. To my ADK Sister Love, Bess. Light water damage to rear jacket, half-inch tear along top edge of jacket front, jacket front faintly foxed. 75 pp. Willys-Knight is an automobile that was produced between 1914 and 1933 by the Willys-Overland Company of Toledo, Ohio. John North Willys purchased the Edwards Motor Car Company of Long Island, New York, in 1913, moving the operation to Elyria, Ohio, where Willys owned the plant that had previously manufactured the Garford au... View more info

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North American Indians: A Pictorial History of the Indian Tribes of North America

By: Taylor, Colin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Parragon: 1997

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2292226

ISBN: 0752522221

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Inscribed and signed by author. Light edge wear. 1997 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Filled with gorgeous photography and well-written descriptions, this region-by-region exploration of Native American history is a step above the rest. View more info

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Storm the Last Rampart

By: Taylor, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2275015

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author with inscription, To Albert Halstead from Ruth & Ward but autographed by David Taylor who sends you kindest personal regards and all good wishes. Sincerely, David Taylor. No jacket, faint spot on spine, a few faint spots on page ridges, faint odor of smoke. 1960 Hard Cover. 384 pp. A fast-moving story of the last months of the American Revolution, this is also a solid historical novel which gives the reader the comfortable feeling that he has painlessly absorbed a great deal of inside information and been offered a broader panoramic view. Bennett Paige is a Rebe... View more info

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The Edge of the Arctic: Churchill and the Hudson By Lowlands

By: Taylor, Robert R.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Windermere House: 1992

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2205926

ISBN: 1550561855

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. Signed by author. 1992 Hard Cover. The birds, animals, and landscapes of the Hudson Bay Region. View more info

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Arlington Heritage: Vignettes of a Virginia County

By: Templeman, Eleanor Lee

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Privately Published by the Author: 1959

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2266330

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author without inscription. No jacket, gift note on half-title page. 1959 Large Hardcover. viii, 200 pp. ...a rich local history of Arlington County, Virginia and the surrounding areas (Fairfax, Alexandria, and the District of Columbia.) View more info

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The Arapahoes, Our People (The Civilization of the American Indian Series)

By: Tenholm, Virginia Cole

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: 1970

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2263129

ISBN: 0806109084

Condition: Good


Signed by author without inscription. No jacket, page ridges foxed, boards soiled, ink note on front endpaper. 1970 Hard Cover. xviii, 372 pp. The Arapahoes, who simultaneously occupy the three major divisions of the Great Plains, are typical but the least known of the Plains tribes. Overshadowed by their more hostile allies, the Sioux and Cheyennes, they have been neglected by historians. This book traces their history from prehistoric times in Minnesota and Canada to the turn of the century in Wyoming, Montana, and Oklahoma, when their cultural history ended and adjustment to the white man's... View more info

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A Brief Rule to Guide the Common-People of New England How to Order Themselves and Theirs in the Small Pocks, or Measels [First published in 1677/8, reprinted in 1702 and 1721-22.] (Publications of the Institute of the History of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Fourth Series, Bibliotheca Medica Americana, Volume I [1]) [Smallpox, Small Pox, Measles]

By: Thacher, Thomas; Viets, Henry R.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins Press: 1937

Edition: Reissue

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2082129

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed & signed by editor on front endpaper: 'To John B. Viets -- on the occasion of his visit to the Court Lane House. October 23, 1937 -- Henry R. Viets.' Boards toned. liv, 16 pp. Includes fold-out facsimile of of 1677/8 broadside, and facsimiles of the subsequent two pamphlet editions, representing all known editions of this work. Includes an extensive introduction providing historical, bibliographical, and typographical information about each version, as well as a biography of the author and an account of the smallpox epidemic and other diseases affecting colonial New England. Thacher ... View more info

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The Congressional Club Cook Book: A Collection of National and International Recipes [Cookbook]

By: The Congressional Club

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Congressional Club / The Maple Press Co.: 1976

Seller ID: 2264592

Condition: Very Good


Ninth edition, issued in honor of the bicentennial. Inscribed and signed by Congress member Frank Horton, who served New York State in the House of Representatives from 1963-1983. The inscription reads: 'To Paula Hooke - Nancy and I hope you and Al will find time to use this book and that it will add to your life together - with our best wishes, Frank Horton, Member of Congress'. Jacket price clipped, jacket edges a bit rubbed. 1976 Hard Cover. xxii, 714 pp. 8vo. A collection of recipes including contributions from presidents, vice presidents, first ladies, Senate and House members, and wives ... View more info

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An Actual Life: A Novel

By: Thomas, Abigail

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282550

ISBN: 1565121333

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 236 pp. Virginia and Buddy had to get married. Their daughter, Madeline, was conceived the first time they did it in Buddy's room at college. Virginia's college asked her to leave. Her parents put on a wedding. And now? Well, as Virginia puts it, now that we know each other a little better it turns out we are actually strangers. Set in 1960, AN ACTUAL LIFE, is about the second summer of Buddy and Virginia's marriage. There's no money, no love, no foreseeable future. ... View more info

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Getting Over Tom: Stories

By: Thomas, Abigail

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282551

ISBN: 1565120248

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 204 pp. These twelve stories--about women of all ages--are so knowing, so effortlessly funny, so poignant that it's clear we're in the hands of a writer who has spent her half-century becoming an expert on the subject of Women Who Love Too Much. View more info

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Herb's Pajamas: Stories

By: Thomas, Abigail

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282552

ISBN: 1565121899

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 199 pp. With her own special brand of delicate, elliptical, and humorous fiction, Abigail Thomas offers another extraordinary visit with people she knows far better than they know themselves. There's Walter, newly abandoned by his wife; there's Edith, a fiftyish virgin; there's Bunny, taking care of her mother and her mother's boyfriend; and there's Belle, whose married lover dies in the hallway wearing her dead husband Herb's pajama top. Blindly, they encounter one ... View more info

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Safekeeping: Some True Stories from a Life

By: Thomas, Abigail

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282553

ISBN: 037540807X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 2000 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 181 pp. A stunning new way to celebrate the small moments that make up a life. In flashes of vivid prose — sometimes in pieces only one page long — Abigail Thomas breaks up the notion of what is memoir to tell us some true stories from her life: about love and upheaval, mistakes and loyalties, adventures and domesticities; marriage and motherhood at a very young age; a second husband who becomes both an ex and a dear friend in need; a smart-mouthed sister wh... View more info

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Tales from the Adirondack Foothills

By: Thomas, Howard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Prospect Books: 1956

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2208165

ISBN: 0913710032

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author without inscription. A nice copy. One-inch surface tear to jacket spine slightly obscuring the title, jacket edges rubbed with a small tear to top edge of jacket front and jacket rear. 1956 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 150 pp. Sketches by John Mahaffy. The Adirondack Foothills, which rise north of the Mohawk Valley, have charmed natives and visitors for more than a century with the beauty of their rolling farms, rushing trout streams, sparkling lakes and tidy villages. This series of related stories explains how the foothills evolved from a w... View more info

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Gun Control in New York: A Guide to New York's Firearms and Weapons Laws

By: Thomas, Lee O.; Chamberlain, Jeffrey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Gunlock Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2293092

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by both authors without inscription on title page. One of three subscription cards removed from page following text, subscription announcement flyer laid in. 1990 Trade Paperback. xii, 178 pp. A review of New York firearms law, with information on licensing, gun control, weapons crimes, fireworks, the use of deadly force, statistics, etc. Includes a facsimile of first lady Eleanor Roosevelt's pistol license application. View more info

Image for Tall Stories: The Rise and Triumph of the Great American Whopper

Tall Stories: The Rise and Triumph of the Great American Whopper

By: Thomas, Lowell

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Funk & Wagnalls Company: 1931

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2294698

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author without inscription. No jacket. Spine lightly toned with a few stains, ink gift inscription on front free endpaper verso. 1931 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 245 pp. Orange boards. Illustrations by Herb Roth. A collection of American tall tales. View more info

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Penfield's Past: 1810-1960

By: Thompson, Katherine Wilcox

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Christopher Press, Inc.: 1960

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2274191

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed to a Penfield family and signed by the author on title page ('Welcome to the Schaefer family - may your years in Penfield be happy ones, Katherine Thompson, June 1974'). Very good in fair jacket. Jacket worn with two 1 inch chips and a couple closed tears. 1960 Hard Cover. vii, 213 pp. A history of Penfield, New York in celebration of its sesquicentennial, written by the town historian. Maps of 1852 Penfield and 1960 Penfield on endpapers. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

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Penfield's Past: 1810-1960

By: Thompson, Katherine Wilcox

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Christopher Press, Inc.: 1960

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2287935

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author without inscription. Supplement laid in. Very good in well worn jacket. Address label on half-title page. 1960 Hard Cover. vii, 213 pp. Supplement laid in. A history of Penfield, New York in celebration of its sesquicentennial, written by the town historian. Maps of 1852 Penfield and 1960 Penfield on endpapers. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

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First Body: Stories

By: Thon, Melanie Rae

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282554

ISBN: 039578588X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1997 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 165 pp. In praise of her first story collection, Girls in the Grass, the New York Times wrote, Melanie Rae Thon belts out her short stories in a tone and style reminiscent of classic blues singers . . . The reader is swept along not only by her remarkable characterizations but also by the taut, magic current of her prose, which carries an exhilarating rhythmic punch. Thon brings to her new collection all the emotional intensity and vibrant lyricism that marked... View more info

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Girls in the Grass: Stories

By: Thon, Melanie Rae

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282555

ISBN: 0394576632

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket spine head very lightly bumped. 1991 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 272 pp. Ranging from rural Idaho to suburban Arizona and downtown Boston, eleven stories offer an insightful, poignant study of American dreams, illusions, revelations, and relationships. View more info

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Iona Moon: A Novel

By: Thon, Melanie Rae

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Poseidon Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282556

ISBN: 0671796879

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1993 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 315 pp. Perceived as provincial and uncivilized by the people of White Falls, Idaho, Iona Moon discovers that the two boys she allowed to have sex with her inhabit a world as cruel and unforgiving as her own. View more info

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Meteors in August: A Novel

By: Thon, Melanie Rae

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282557

ISBN: 0394576640

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 275 pp. Author's first novel. Lizzie Macon--whose sister, pregnant by an Indian, has been banished from the family--represses her sexuality and becomes involved in charismatic religions in this exploration of religious and racial prejudice in a Montana mill town. View more info

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Sweet Hearts: A Novel

By: Thon, Melanie Rae

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282558

ISBN: 0395785898

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 2000 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 240 pp. Marie Zimmer has stories to tell but will not speak. Deaf since the age of nine and motherless since she was eleven, Marie is a mute witness to her family's turmoil, the only one bold enough to tell the tale of Flint and Cecile, her sister's dangerous children. At sixteen, Flint has spent eight years of his life in juvenile detention. Half child, half full-grown criminal, he escapes from the Landers School for Boys and comes home to find the one person he... View more info

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The Boy Who Cried Wolf: The Book That Breaks Masonic Silence

By: Thorn, Richard P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: M. Evans & Company, Inc.: 1994

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200389

ISBN: 0871317605

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Inscribed and signed by author on front endpaper ('For Bob Zabel with best wishes, Richard P. Thorn, M.D.'). Review copy with publisher's slip laid in. 1994 Hard Cover. 243 pp. 8vo. As the religious right spreads its influence throughout the U.S., it is inevitable that some of its more provocative speakers should tread on the toes of other groups, both religious and nonreligious. In Thorn's case, the fundamentalists have met their match. Thorn attacks the critics of Masonry, showing where they err in their assumptions and providing some good insights into the nature of the Mason... View more info

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Anatole and the Piano

By: Titus, Eve

Price: $175.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1966

Edition: 3rd Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2198369

Condition: Very Good


3rd printing. Inscribed and signed by author with a doodle of a music staff on front flyleaf ('For Marc and Shari Webster with lots of love from Eve Titus [who made up this story]'). Very good in good jacket. Ink date above inscription in a different hand, several tears to jacket corners of which several are repaired on the reverse with clear tape, 1/2 inch chip from rear jacket corner. 1966 Hard Cover. 32 pp. Anatole, a music-loving mouse, plays the miniature piano in the museum, saving a concert for the orphans of Paris by removing a broken string of pearls from the piano. View more info

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Gardening with Herbs

By: Tolley, Emelie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Potter: 1995

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2188318

ISBN: 0517583321

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author. Ink name on front endpaper. Near Fine. 1995 Large Hardcover. From the leading authorities on the myriad uses of herbs comes an inspiring look at how gardeners around the world have incorporated these fragrant and versatile plants into the landscape. Tolley and Mead highlight distinctive features of these exemplary herb gardens and they offer invaluable assistance to all gardeners wishing to introduce herbs into their backyards. View more info

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Poems, and Jottings of Itinerancy in Western New-York, in Two Parts [Tooker's Poems]

By: Tooker, Manly

Price: $125.00

Publisher: E. Darrow & Brother: 1860

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2202714

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed & inscribed by author in pencil on front endpaper. Front hinge weak, board edges faded, pages lightly foxed. 1860 Hard Cover. iii, 160 pp. Original blind-stamped cloth, gilt titles. A collection of poems, together with a sketch of the writer's life and labors, which included numerous appointments within New York State. This section includes interesting details about local political and religious history. View more info

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Carlito's Way

By: Torres, Edwin

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Saturday Review Press / E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2269841

ISBN: 0841504083

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page ('9/4/03, For Tracy Callahan: With warmest regards. Honorable Edwin Torres J.S.C.'). Slightly smoky, top page ridge faintly foxed, jacket lightly toned. 1975 Hard Cover. 152, [2] pp. 8vo. The first novel by Puerto Rico New York State Supreme Court judge Edwin Torres, which together with its sequel After Hours inspired the 1993 film starring Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Penelope Ann Miller, etc. Penn and Miller both received Golden Globes for their performances. View more info

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Historical Documents and Photographs of Tombstone

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1994

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288976

ISBN: 1889468053

Condition: Fine


Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. ii, 188 pp. Numerous photos, documents, letters, receipts, court and city records, licenses of the boom town days. See what the buildings and the people looked like during the violent times. View more info

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Ghost Towns and Lost Treasures

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1994

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288977

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author without inscription. An excellent copy. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 199 pp. Lost mines and treasures above and below the international border, and a brief history of Cochise County, Arizona ghost towns. View more info

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Tombstone Clippings

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1994

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288978

ISBN: 1889468037

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xxxviii, 184 pp. The original accounts of life and happenings in Tombstone of the 1880's from the town's newspapers. View more info