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Mont Hall

By: "Griffin, L."

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baltimore, PublishAmerica: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Mont Hall

ISBN: 9.78E+12

Condition: Near Fine


"Free Shipping with-in U.S... Stated First Printing and inscribed/signed by the author. PublishAmerica, LLLP, Baltimore, 2004, 230, 8vo (9" tall, slight crease along front spine and along top rear edge, covers are clean and bright, very minimal shelf wear, pages clean and clear of writing or marks except for author's inscription on the front free endpaper. Inscription (see photo) states as follows: , Aug 07, 2007, As my back cover says, I never rode a horse until I was fifty years of age. Buying horses for my wife and daughter, riding away as I built barn and fences. I bought a young mare na... View more info

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Between A Rock And A Hard Place

By: "Hatfield, Mark O"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: "Waco, Texas", Word Books: 1976

Edition: First edition/no other publication dates listed

Seller ID: Between A Rock And A Hard Place

ISBN: 9.78E+12

Condition: Near Fine


"Free Domestic Shipping, dust jacket bright , clean, light chipping along edges,1 1/4"" closed tear along back edge, taping along inside top edge of jacket, light tanning on inside of jacket, not price clipped ($7.95 listed on jacket flap), no remand marks, brown boards, black lettering along spine, boards clean, light bumping and wear on edges, straight, tight binding, 224 pages includes Epilogue and Notes, pages clean, no writing or marks, in his book, Senator Mark Hatfield shares his deepest feelings, 8vo (8 3/4"" tall). View more info

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Freedom For The Thought That We Hate A Biography of the First Amendment

By: "Lewis, Anthony"

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition....complete number line

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Freedom For The Thought That We Hate

Condition: As New


"Free Domestic Shipping, dust jacket in fine/like new condition, not price clipped ($25.00 listed on jacket f,lap), no remand marks, gray boards, black spine, white lettering along spine, boards in fine/like new condition, 221 pages includes Table of Cases; Notes and Index, pages in fine/like new condition, author's inscription and signature on title page, dust jacket flap states...""In Freedom For the Thought That We Hate, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Anthony Lewis tells the story of legal and political conflict, hard choices, and determined, sometimes eccentric Americans who led the leg... View more info

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Al & Ozzie Brothers in War

By: Al Schock

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hills, Minnesota, Crescent Publishing: 1989

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 12410

Condition: very good +


Al & Ozzie Brothers in War, Al Schock, Crescent Publishing, Hills, Minnesota, 1989, Second Printing, title page states..."An autobiographical narrative of Al and Ozzie Schock's military service in World War II fighting Hitler's Nazis in Europe--Al as a combat infantryman and Ozzie as a combat infantryman and parachutist...", soft covers, clean, very light edge rubbing, 232 pages, clean, book in very good + condition View more info

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The Once and Future Celt..A Memoir

By: Bill Watkins

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Scarletta Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition (stated w/complete number line)

Seller ID: 6882

ISBN: 0976520192

Condition: fine


The Once and Future Celt, A Memoir, Bill Watkins, Scarletta Press, Minneapolis, 2008, First Edition (stated w/complete number line), soft covers in fine/as new condition, 344 pages, contents include Glossary (Some Romany Words And Phases), 27 Chapters, Epilogue and Some of the Songs Alluded to in the Text (The Snows They Melt the Soonest (1821); Calon Lan (Welsh); The Banks of the Sweet Primroses and Men of Harlech, back cover states..."The Once and Future Celt is a sparkling and hilarious tale of identity, the power of family, the origins of language and the opposite sex...", pages crisp and ... View more info

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No Ordinary Hero

By: Carol Nutter Engelhart

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 2005

Seller ID: 2328

Condition: fine


soft covers, 115 pages, inscribed and signed by author dated October 15, 2005, covers and pages in Fine/As New Condition, contents include sections entitled: The Practice; The Noon Hour Dinners; Family Photo Album; Community; Lake Okoboji; Lifetime Friends and Family; The Future Hope, this is an engaging book about the author's dad and the community of Canton, South Dakota...excerpt from the introduction:...Some of the stories, such as "A Horse for an Appendectomy", will entertain your with a humorous method of reimbursing a family doctor. "The day Max Walked" will unveil a greater perception... View more info

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Blessings..From "The School of Hard Knocks"

By: Clayton Jennings

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Freeman, SD, Pine Hill Press, Inc.: 1998

Seller ID: 12279

ISBN: 0963862448

Condition: fine


Blessings, From "The School of Hard Knocks", Clayton Jennings, Pine Hill Press, Inc., Freeman, SD, 1998, no dust jacket, smooth boards with illustration of author and black title lettering on front and along spine, boards clean in fine/as new condition, 211 pages, cover photo of author and inside front cover photo of author and his wife Carol, this book which follows the author's two autobiographies is a fun collection of stories from his old friends who recalled stories of their own with a common thread of "gratitude for our many wonderful blessings", book in fine/as new condition View more info

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Growing Up in the Wartime Army: A G I in the 1940s

By: Cliff Hope

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Manhattan, Kansas, Sunflower University Press: 1989

Inscription: author's short inscriptions and signature on half

Seller ID: 7286

Condition: good


Growing Up in the Wartime Army: A G I in the 1940s, Cliff Hope, Sunflower University Press, Manhattan, Kansas, 1989, soft covers show light soiling, moderate edge rubbing, crease along lower fore-edge of back cover along with a small sticker ghost, tight binding, 296 pages, contents include Foreword; Acknowledgment; List of Maps, Part One: Restless in the States--1943-1944 (Chapters 1-3); Part Two: From Herefordshire to Bohemia--1944-1945 (Chapters 4-9); Part Three: The Army of Occupation (Chapters 10-14; Appendix 1. Introduction for Return to the U.S.; Appendix 2. Bob Van Houten's Prisoner... View more info

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Prisoners Of Hope The Story of Our Captivity and Freedom in Afghanistan

By: Curry, Dayna; Mercer, Heather

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: prisoners of hope story

ISBN: 0385507836

Condition: Fine


Curry, Dayna; Mercer, Heather. Prisoners Of Hope The Story of Our Captivity and Freedom in Afghanistan. New York: Doubleday, 2002. First edition (stated with complete number line). ISBN: 0385507836. dust jacket in Fine/As New Condition, not price clipped ($19.95 listed on jacket flap), beige boards, brown spine, gold lettering along spine, 309 pages includes Part One: Kabul Town; Part Two: Reform School; Part Three: War Games; Part Four: Aaazad; A Note to the Reader and Acknowledgment, engaging and inspiring account of two extraordinary women with 6 pages of color photos, pages crisp, clean, n... View more info

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Rain or Shine..A Family Memoir

By: Cyra McFadden

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, Univ of Nebraska Pr: 1998

Edition: First Bison Book Printing with 10987654321 number line

Seller ID: 264

ISBN: 0803282419

Condition: fine


Rain or Shine, A Family Memoir, 1998, Cyra McFadden, Univ of Nebraska Press, First Bison Book Printing with 10987654321 number line, new book, never read in fine/as new condition, story about Cy Taillon, rodeo announcer referred to the dean of rodeo by newspapers, Cy died in 1980, the author and daughter, Cyra grew up on the rodeo circuit, interesting book with several photos, book in fine/as new condition View more info