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THE AMATEUR EMIGRANT & THE SILVERADO SQUATTERS
Written by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Stock no. 2128002
Published by Folio Society. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red pictorial cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Some rubbing to side of spine. Slip case is very good; heavy scuffing to one side.
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BIRDS OF PINE-OAK WOODLAND IN SOUTHERN ARIZONA AND ADJACENT MEXICO
Written by Joe T. Marshall.
Stock no. 2127815
Published by The Society. 1957. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading to spine and cover edges. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Strong musty odour to pages of book. Some foxing and page edge browning.
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NOTHING VENTURE NOTHING WIN THE LIFE OF WILLIAM PURCELL 1844 - 1909
Written by Mamie Charlton.
Stock no. 2127724
Published by Wilton 65. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This is the story of William Purcell, who left his home in the USA and Mexico during the Civil War. B/w photos. ISBN: 0947828524. White spotting to covers. Page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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THE HISTORY OF THE NEW YORK CENTRAL SYSTEM
Written by Aaron E. Klein.
Stock no. 1816501
Published by Bison Books. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of an amazingly long-lived and vigorous railroad that grew from 16 miles of track between the Mohawk and Hudson Rivers into a far-flung network that stretched as far west as Chicago. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0861242319. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and has a small tear and chip to center of rear panel (not prominent).
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THIS IS WASHINGTON, D.C.
Written by M. Sasek. Illustrated by M. Sasek.
Stock no. 2127215
Published by Universe Publishing. 2013. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A Children's Classic. Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. American edition. ISBN: 9780789322326. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIRDS GIVING FIELD MARKS OF ALL SPECIES FOUND EAST OF THE ROCKIES
Written by Roger Tory Peterson. Illustrated by Roger Tory Peterson.
Stock no. 2127009
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. Very good condition.

Second Revised and Enlarged Edition. Green cloth with red titles. Colour & b/w illustrations. 34th impression. A few grubby marks to covers. Bumping to spine and corners.
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VIRGINIA PLANTATION HOMES
Written by David King Gleason.
Stock no. 2126073
Published by Louisiana State University Press. 1st USA 1989. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour photos by the author. Wrapper is edge-creased with small edge-tear to bottom of front panel. A little fading to a couple of edges.
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SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR 1898
Written by Ron Field. Illustrated by Richard Hook.
Stock no. 1816317
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A thorough analysis of the US, Spanish and Filipino armies with chapters detailing the range of their uniforms, weapons and equipment from the US Marines and US Cavalry to the exotic appearance of the Spanish Guerillas and Filipino Bolomen. ISBN: 1857532724. A few minor marks to boards. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.
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AMERICAN COMBAT PLANES
Written by Ray Wagner.
Stock no. 2125465
Published by MacDonald. 1st USA 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A History of Military Aircraft In the USA. Large format. Green cloth, red and silver titles. B/w photos. 447 pages. Page edge browning. Couple of b/w photos have inscription in ink of what plane they depict. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; minimal loss; piece to top of spine and a couple of corners.
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MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR 1846-48
Written by Ron Field. Illustrated by Richard Hook.
Stock no. 1816016
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A thorough analysis of both US and Mexican armies with chapters detailing the range of their uniforms, weapons and equipment. ISBN: 1857532104. Pictorial dustwrapper spine is slightly faded (from green to blue).
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AMERICAN CIVIL WAR UNION ARMY
Written by Robin Smith. Illustrated by Chris Collingwood.
Stock no. 1816014
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. The definitive guide to all uniforms worn by the Union Army of the Civil War period from 1861 - 1865. Large format. B/w photos. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1857531744.
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UNITED STATES NAVY AIRCRAFT SINCE 1911
Written by Gordon Swanborough; Peter M. Bowers.
Stock no. 1317352
Published by Putnam. 1st 1968. Fine condition.

Chapters on the designation systems used by the U.S. Navy, the colours and markings used on Naval aircraft and a specially-devised designation index providing an immediate cross reference to every designated Naval aircraft. Aircraft used by the U.S. Coast Guard and the U.S. Marines are also fully covered. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 518 pages including index. ISBN: 0370000994. Minimal rubbing to spine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn.
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