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SIDEWINDER CREATIVE MISSILE DEVELOPMENT AT CHINA LAKE
Written by Ron Westrum.
Stock no. 1606487
Published by Naval Institute Press. 1999. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

red cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. In the mid-1950s a small group of overworked, underpaid scientists and engineers on a remote base in the Mojave Desert developed a weapon no-one had asked for but everyone was looking for. A readable about about one of the most successful weapons in history. ISBN: 1557509514. Spine bumped. Contents near fine, wrapper is slightly grubby.

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A DISCOURSE UTTER'D IN PART AT AMMAUSKEEG-FALLS IN THE FISHING-SEASON 1739
Written by Joseph Seccombe. Illustrated by Michael McCurdy.
Stock no. 1503753
Published by Barre Publishers. 1st 1971. Very good condition.

The annual fishing party at Amoskeag to which the gay and gorgeous aristocrats flocked was only, through geographical accident, the most famous of this type of gathering. And the man who reported it for us had the worst case of social inferiority in his generation, which gives this tract an odd slant. Brown leather spine, patterned boards. 43 numbered pages. Illustrated with wood engravings. Signed Limited Edition. ISBN: 827171033. Wear to spine, most at base. An odd grubby mark to contents. Limited edition page has been signed by Illustrator but not numbered. Contained in original slipcase which is edge worn with a few marks. Surface paper damage to spine part of label.

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WINGLESS EAGLE U.S. ARMY AVIATION THROUGH WORLD WAR I
Written by Herbert A. Johnson.
Stock no. 2115638
Published by Chapel Hill. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0807826278. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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SAN FRANCISCO PORT OF GOLD
Written by William Martin Camp.
Stock no. 2115605
Published by Doubleday & Company, Inc.. 1948. Very good condition.

Dark green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front free endpaper. Some foxing.

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TEXAS WILD THE LAND, PLANTS, AND ANIMALS OF LONE STAR STATE
Written by Richard Phelan.
Stock no. 1711300
Published by E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.. 1st usa 1976. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Photographs by Jim Bones. Colour photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0876902182. Wrapper edge-chipped and faded to spine.

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THE FIRST COLONISTS
Written by Richard Hakluyt; A.L. Rowse.
Stock no. 2114617
Published by Folio Society. 1987. Nearly fine condition.

Tan buckram, compass rose vignette. Hakluyt's voyages to North America. Bookplate to front pastedown, lower front corner bumped. Numbers in ink to front endpaper. Contained in a almost very good slip-case that has some grubby marks and bumping to edges and is starting to split along one edge.

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URBAN VEGETATION A REVIEW AND CHICAGO CASE STUDY
Written by James A. Schmid.
Stock no. 1710842
Published by University of Chicago Press. 1st 1975. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0890650683. Covers edge-scuffed.

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ECOLOGY OF THE NORTHERN LOWLAND BOGS AND CONIFER FORESTS
Written by James A. Larsen.
Stock no. 1710823
Published by Academic Press. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Ecology of North America. B/w photos. ISBN: 0124368603. Tape marks to endpapers.

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CUSTER
Written by Jeffry D. Wert.
Stock no. 2114564
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1st USA 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The controversial life of George Armstrong Custer. B/w photos. ISBN: 0684810433.

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AMERICAN IMPRESSIONISM
Written by Richard J. Boyle.
Stock no. 1710690
Published by New York Graphic Society Publishers. 1st 1974. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 46 Color plates, 175 b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0821205978. Wrapper has one nick to top of spine.

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OLD MASTER PAINTINGS IN NORTH AMERICA
Written by John D. Morse.
Stock no. 2113174
Published by Abbeville Press. Circa 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. A comprehensive guide to locating and enjoying over 300 masterpieces by 50 artists. ISBN: 089659050X. Browning to page edges. Wrapper is creased, with couple of inch tear to top of spine; some grubby marks.

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BERYL COOK'S NEW YORK
Written by Beryl Cook. Illustrated by Beryl Cook.
Stock no. 1208047
Published by John Murray. 1st 1985. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0719542294. Wrapper spine slightly faded.

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