New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc., 1957. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 294 pgs, index, b&w photos and illustrations. How it all began. The watery world. Physiological problems of diving. Photography underwater. The unexplored sea.
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New York: Smithmark, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. 8 1/2 x 12, 192 pgs, color photos throughout. Covers all of the major motorcycle marques from the past 100 years, with a chronological listing of all the most significant models.
Brattleboro, VT: Stephen Greene Press, 1979. Second printing. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 135 pgs, index. Field-tested equipment and methods for snow travel, camping, safety and nutrition in the winter outdoors.
Alexandria, VA: Time-Life Books, 1977. Revised. Hardcover. 8 1/2 x 10 1/2, 192 pgs, b&w and color photos and illustrations. Comprehensive history of Ancient Egypt.
New York: Knopf, 1931. Hardcover. 5 x 8, 280 pgs. An early edition, though not First, of the classic Cather novel of one year of the lives of Cecile Auclair and her father Euclide, French colonists in Quebec.
New York: Harper & Row, 1974. New Edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 282 pgs, b&w historical photos. A lively and perceptive account of the growth of American business.
New Paradigm Books, 1998. Paperback. 6 x 9, 206 pgs. The first translation into English ever of the most important of the transcripts of these séances, with an introduction by Martin Ebon setting Hugo's channeling experiences in their historical context.
Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society Publishers, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8, 279 pgs, index, section of b&w photos, maps. Beginning with the imaginative ideas of early Green geographers, the author tells of the first South Sea voyages, the rugged adventurers of the sealers and whalers of...
Chicago: World Book, 1981. Hardcover. 7 x 10, 304 pgs, index, color photos and illustrations throughout. A wonderful children's introduction to people as a society.
San Diego, CA: Thunder Bay Press, 2003. First edition. Hardcover. 8 1/2 x 11, 256 pgs, color art reproductions throughout. From Leonardo and Rembeandt o Picasso and Warhol, sixty of the best-known self-portraits, providing a fascinating glimpse of what the artists looked like and exploring the insights they offer into...
New York: Macmillan, 1908. Hardcover. 5 x 7 1/2, 498 pgs, b&w frontispiece. This work is by the other Churchill, the one who insisted that the now more famous one use his middle initial so as not to confuse the public as to who he was. Though most famous for...
U.S.A. Southern Jurisdiction of the Supreme Council of Ancient and Accepted Scotish Rite of Freemasonry, 1979. Third printing. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 206 pgs, b&w and color illustrations. Updated version of the classic "Morals and Dogma of Freemasonry"
Menlo Park, CA: Briarcliff Press, 1982. Paperback. 6 x 9, 113 pgs, b&w photos. Describes the cable car's invention and its growth in popularity during Victorian years, and how the last three cable carl ines were saves and how the system continues to operate in San Francisco today.
New York: McGraw-Hill/Glencoe, 1995. Reprint. Hardcover. 8 x 11, 626 pgs, index, color illustrations. High-school economics text book.
Topsfield, MA: Salem House Publishers, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. 7 1/2 x 11, 216 pgs, index, color photos throughout. Ten intrepid travellers describe journeys in the world's six trekkable continents, from mountains to jungles, desert sands to oceans.
St. Louis, MO: Cave Books, 2001. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 206 pgs, b&w historical photos. The story of a man whose love in life was exploring caves, a man who endured his grim death with dignity and pride in his vocation.
New York: Harcourt Brace, 1961. First edition. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 208 pgs. By the author of Matador, a novel about nature of literary fame. Ex-library with usual markings.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1957. Second edition. Hardcover. 7 1/2 x 10, 337 pgs, index, b&w illustrations and photos, decorated endsheets. The author conducts a tour of the great bullrings of the world and gives us behind-the-scenes, accounts of the great matadors.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1952. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 213 pgs, decorated endsheets. The author's famous novel about bull-fighting. Barnaby Conrad, writer, artist, bullfighting expert, and friend of Ernest Hemingway, wrote extensively on bullfighting both in novel and in non-fiction form.
Wilmington, DE: Published/Printed by the author, 1908. First edition. Unbound. 6 1/2 x 10, 794 pgs, uncut, unbound. The second of three volumes of this detailed history of Delaware.
Niwot, CO: Roberts Rinehard, 1994. Revised. Paperback. 6 x 9, 526 pgs, index, b&w photos. Authoritative study of the Irish Republican Army from its origins to the heavy conflict in Northern Ireland and the terrorism in England. Revised to include the peace negotiations that lead to the ceasefire in 1994.
New York: Cooper Square Press, 2001. First, thus. Paperback. 6 x 9, 620 pgs, b&w photos. Being the record of the expedition that first reached the Boreal Center, 1907-1909. With the final summary of the polar controversy.
New York: Pocket Books, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 344 pgs, section of color photos, mapped endsheets. The author/novelist writes of a three month trip exploring US by biplane.
New York: Harper Collins, 2002. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 263 pgs. Novel about a man remembering his time as a paratrooper in the U.S. Army in Panama twenty years earlier, and the love affair he had there.
Hardcover. 6 x 9, 770 pgs, six color illustrations and more than six hundred black-and-white drawings. The golden age of adventure stories returns in this splendidly designed, action-packed, globetrotting tale. Combining the bravura storytelling style of Kipling with the visual appeal of a richly detailed graphic novel, it captivates the...