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Western Front - SS: The Secret Archives

By: Baxter, Ian

Price: $16.96

Publisher: London, England, Amber Books Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036723

ISBN: 095443563X

Condition: Near Fine


192 pp, glossy orange-black-wht boards & dj w/pictorial front & back w/black spine w/red-wht lettering. The book contains photographs showing exploits of the Waffen-SS on the Western Front in World War II. It covers the action of the Waffen-S divisions in France, the Low Countries, the Balkans, Italy and Germany View more info

Tales of Terror

By: Baxter, Nicola

Price: $14.88

Publisher: Leicester, England, Armadillo Books: 2003

Seller ID: 036855

ISBN: 1843221179

Condition: Near Fine


80 pp, glossy dark blue-blu-whte-green boards & dj w/color wraparound illustration. Collection of nine tales : Dracula, the Curse of the Mummy, the Body Snatchers, Monstrous Creation, Sentence of Death, The Barbarous Barber, the Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The Devils, Bargain and The Hound of the Baskervilles. View more info

Only the Names Remain : the Cherokees and the trail of Tears

By: Bealer, Alex W.

Price: $13.39

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown & Co.: 1972

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 017071

Condition: Very Good


88 pp, tan linen boards w/dark brwn lettering w/blu lettering on the front & deco in brown. Dj blu-wht-brn wraparound pictorial. Book recounts the history of the Cherokees, their first meeting w/white settlers & how they learned to work with them, the development of the Cherokee alphabet by Sequoyah, & their betrayal by President Andrew Jackson. dj has couple small tears top of back and some wear to dj corners. View more info

The Art of Blacksmithing

By: Bealer, Alex W.

Price: $11.69

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Book Sales: 1995

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 038608

ISBN: 0785803955

Condition: Very Good


(10), 438 pp, quarterbound w/light tan boards w/dark blu spine w/gilt lettering, dj glossy wht w/green borders w/red-black lettering w/illustrations in black on front & rear panels. The book describes and illustrates the equipment and techniques developed in more than six thousand years of working iron by hand. prev owner's name on ffep. View more info

" . . . the Damned Elk et my Broom!" : Facts, Folks and Fables of the Frontier

By: Beck, Charles B.

Price: $16.58

Publisher: Charles B. Beck: 1976

Seller ID: 039362

Condition: Near Fine


108 pp, green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine & front panel, w/gilt illustration of broom on the front cover. Collection of tales about the inhabitants of the frontier town Neversweat which was located in Upper Wind River, Wyoming. View more info

Heroes & Heroines : in Tlingit-Haida Legend

By: Beck, Mary G.

Price: $6.16

Publisher: Anchorage, AK, Alaska Northwest Books: 1994

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 029463

ISBN: 0882403346

Condition: Very Good


xiii, 113 pp, light brown SC wraps w/black lettering w/color illustrated front & back panels. The author has selected nine ancient Tlingit-Haida legends and drawn parallels between their protagonists and those well-known to the heirs of Greco-Roman culture. The legends are: Natsilane, Fog woman, Gonakadet, Volcano woman, Blackskin, Bear Mother, the Girl & the Woodworm, The boy who fed Eagles, and Gunarhnesegmet. The Tlingits & Haidas are in Southeast Alaska. View more info

A Treasury of Alaskana

By: Becker, Ethel

Price: $8.29

Publisher: New York, NY, Bonanza Books: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 031160

ISBN: 0517243350

Condition: Very Good


183 pp, quarterbound w/orange boards and orange cloth covered spine. The book provides a picture story of Alaska or Aliaska. It tells of the early history of Alaska, Eskimos and Indians. The resources of Alaska are covered also. Prev owner wrote on the front pastedown. View more info

Here Comes the Polly

By: Becker, Ethel Anderson

Price: $24.86

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Superior Publishing Company: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006371

Condition: Very Good


127 pp, Story about the Russian gunboat Politkofsky which provides some history of Alaska, northern people, and Seattle. prev owner wrote on FPD w/date & price in 1974. View more info

Zone Defense and Attack

By: Bee, Clair

Price: $25.46

Publisher: New York, NY, A. S. Barnes and Company: 1942

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: 017566

Condition: Good+


101 pp, tan-green paper covered boards. Book from the Clair Bee Basketball Library, book 4, zone defense and attack. Book covers the history & development of zone defensel, principles & fundamentals, the basic zones & methods of attack, variations & their attack. slight soiling of boards, slight wear to corners. View more info

U.S. West : the saga of Wells Fargo

By: Beebe, Lucius and Clegg, Charles

Price: $12.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Bonanza Books: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016329

ISBN: 0517140195

Condition: Very Good


320 pp, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards w/grey cloth spine w/brown lettering, dj gilt blk w/illustrated front. a colorful & spendid cavalcade of our country's past. prev owner's bookplate on the FPD, prev owner stamped on the ffep. View more info

U.S. West - the saga of Wells Fargo

By: Beebe, Lucius and Clegg, Charles

Price: $18.70

Publisher: New York, NY, Bonanza Books: 1999

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 023507

ISBN: 0517140195

Condition: Very Good+


320 pp, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards w/grey cloth spine w/brown lettering, dj gilt blk w/illustrated front. A colorful & spendid cavalcade of our country's past. Wells Fargo was an empire, a vast domain of wealth & wealthy properities, & in some places an absolute monopoly of transportation, of law & of the faciliteis & functions of finance. Its province may be said to have been the Old West of the United States. View more info

Victorian Myths of the Sea

By: Behrman, Cynthia Fansler

Price: $7.01

Publisher: Athens, OH, Ohio University Press: 1977

Seller ID: 037289

ISBN: 0821403516

Condition: Very Good


1880 pp, blue cloth covered boards w/wht lettering, dj blu-wht-green w/illustrated front panel w/wht-green lettering. The English have felt peculiarly possessive about the sea. The author demonstrates the importance of this feeling in the late Victorian period. It was a solidifying ingredient of British culture. The author focuses on three particular myths, "the English Self-Image," "the English Seaman," and "the English Navy." View more info

The Treaty Trap : a history of the Performance of Political Treaties by the United States and European Nations

By: Beilenson, Laurence W. and assisted by Dain, Bernard M.

Price: $110.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Public Affairs Press: 1969

Seller ID: 039605

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 344 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering. The book is about the performance and breach of political treaties about war and peace. The book relates the history of the perfomance of political treaties by the United States and European nations from 1661 through 1965 and discusses the motives for their breaches. stamped on the foreword page and the FPD w/library stamp. Library stamp on the spine. View more info

Reminiscenves of a Ranger: Early Times in Southern California

By: Bell, Horace w/intro by Boessenecker, John

Price: $51.85

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1999

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by Foreword Author

Seller ID: 039947

ISBN: 0806131527

Condition: Near Fine


xiv, 499 pp, green SC wraps w/color illustrated front panel, SIGNED by the foreword author. The author provides a record by recounting his memories of men and events in early California and provides information about bandits, duelists, filibusters, treasure in Cahuenga Pass, Feliz curse, Ramon Carrillo, Peg-Leg Smith, Leonis, the Basque, oranges on Joshua Trees, and more. "The most readable historical narrative of early southern California." reprint of Howes B325 & Six-Guns #188. Material on Murieta and other California outlaws. View more info

On the Old West Coast Being Further Reminiscenses of a Ranger

By: Bell, Major Horace and edited by Bartlett, Lanier

Price: $93.50

Publisher: New York, NY, William Morrow & Co.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039069

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 336 pp, grey cloth covered boards w/red pastedown labels on front cover & spine w/black lettering, illustrated endpapers, dj red-yellow-black wraparound color illustration. The author provides a record by recounting his memories of men and events in early California. He tells of bandits, duelists, filibusters, treasure in Cahuenga Pass, Feliz curse, Ramon Carrillo, Peg-Leg Smith, Leonis, the Basque, oranges on Joshua Trees, and more. Each chapter ends w/small illustration of cattle brand. "The most readable historical narrative of early southern California." Howes B325 & Six... View more info

The First book of Automobiles #5

By: Bendick, Jeanne

Price: $6.38

Publisher: New York, NY, Franklin Watts, Inc.: 1955

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 003540

Condition: Very Good


64 pp, yellow cloth boards w/red lettering. Book about different kinds of automobiles, how automobiles work, car factory, and other types of cars. View more info

A Tenderfoot Kid on Gyp Water

By: Benedict, Carl Peters w/intro by Dobie, J. Frank

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press: 1986

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 040411

Condition: Near Fine


xiv, 115 pp, glossy black-white SC wraps w/color illustration on the front cover. Book about what it was really like to be a cowboy in some ornery country checkered by canyons and gyp water springs. This is a reprint of the original 1943 edition published by Texas Folklore Society. Herd #238. This reference is for the first edition by the Texas Folk-lore Society. View more info

Peregrinusings : a Queer Title for Some Moronic Essays

By: Benedict, Harry Yandell, Illustrated by Willams, David R. And Elfenbein, Jules

Price: $43.35

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Ex-Students Assocation of the University of Texas: 1924

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 030721

Condition: Very Good


xxix, 234 pp, quarterbound w/grey boards and wht cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, limited and numbered edition of 1000 cc's of which this is #10, Inscribed & SIGNED on the ffep. The Essays were originally written for the Alcalde, an alumni magazine. slight soiling to boards & spine, corners worn. View more info

The Berenstains' Baby Book

By: Berenstain, Stan & Jan

Price: $16.96

Publisher: New York, NY, Arbor House Publishing Company: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019875

ISBN: 0877955093

Condition: Very Good


201 pp, quarterbound w/red papercovered boards w/tan cloth spine w/black letters, dj wht-red-blk w/illustrated front, dj front flap creased. The authors present irresistible, loving advice for all who are having, have had or contemplating having a baby. View more info

The History of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe

By: Berkman, Pamela

Price: $12.33

Publisher: New York, NY, Bonanza Books: 1988

Seller ID: 051494

ISBN: 0517633507

Condition: Very Good+


128 pp, blu papercovered boards w/silver lettering on the spine, glossy blu, white, tan, brown, red color pictorial dust jacket w/color photo of Santa Fe engines on the front and color pictorial illustration of a native American chief on the rear panel. The story of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company that included nearly all of the southwestern United States, from the Mississipi to the Pacific and from the Rockies to the Gulf of Mexico. tchison, View more info