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The Call of the Clouds

By: A. Van Buren Powell

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Penn Publishing Company: 1932

Seller ID: 000280

Condition: Good


Book is in Good condition with some writing in pencil on inside of back cover. Slight indent on front cover, inside clean and solid. "Dedicated to all boys who have the love of aviation in their hearts." View more info

Top of the Heap

By: A.A. Fair (Erle Stanley Gardner)

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing: 1959 - September

Edition: First Dell Edition

Seller ID: 000405

Condition: Good


SHE PLAYED THE ODDS - AND LOST! When the beautiful girlfriend of a notorious gangster vanishes, the last man to be seen with her needs an alibi - and fast. Enter Donald Lam of the Cool & Lam detective agency. But his client's story doesn't add up, and soon Lam's uncovered a mining scam, an illegal casino, and a double homicide... And a chance for an enterprising private eye to make a small fortune - if he can just stay alive long enough to cash in on it! View more info

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Nothing Like It in the World : The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad, 1863-1869

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster, Incorporated: 2000

Seller ID: 000362

ISBN: 0684846098

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in Near Fine condition. Dust jacket is in Near Fine condition. Later printing. The story of the building of the Transcontinental Railway. 30+ pages of black and white photos. View more info

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Black Beauty

By: Anna Sewell

Price: $4.97

Publisher: New York, Moby Books: 1977

Seller ID: 000278

Condition: Fair


Book is in fair condition. Paperback cover has some creasing and a tear on the front cover where the price sticker was removed. Illustrated Classic Edition. Writing on inside of front cover in ink, else very clean and solid inside. A good reading copy. View more info

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The Fall of Fergal

By: Ardagh, Philip

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 2002

Edition: First Edition Full number line

Seller ID: 000406

ISBN: 0805074767

Condition: Very Good


Small markings inside front cover, else in Very Good condition. The very last words young Fergal McNally heard in his life were: "Don't lean out of that window!" The very last sounds were probably the air whistling past his sticky-out ears as he fell the fourteen stories, the honk of traffic horns below (getting nearer and nearer, of course), and-possibly-the "SP" of the "SPLAT!" he himself made as he hit the pavement. Fergal certainly wouldn't have heard more than th... View more info

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Breaker's ahead

By: Barbour, A. Maynard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1906

Seller ID: 000279

Condition: Very Good


Book is in Very Good Condition with no dust jacket. Mild soiling to covers. Inside is clean and bright. A very solid copy. Printed June 1906, this is a very rare copy. View more info

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Fibble : The Fourth Circle of Heck

By: Basye, Dale E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Random House Children's Books: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000321

ISBN: 0375856781

Condition: As New


Book is in As New condition. Dust jacket is in As New condition. Looks as though book has never been read. Very small remainder mark on bottom edge of pages, else a very clean, gift quality book. This is the fourth book in a series. "When Marlo Fauster claims she has switched souls with her brother, she gets sent straight to Fibble, the circle of heck for liars. View more info

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The Third Degree

By: Charles Klein and Arthur Hornblow

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1909

Seller ID: 000283

Condition: Fair


Cover of book is badly soiled and worn and in Poor condition, but the interior is solid with minimal foxing and in Fair condition. "A Narrative of Metropolitan Life". Mystery/Romance. 356 pages + advertisements View more info

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The Fire Eternal

By: Chris D'Lacey

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Orchard Books: 2008

Seller ID: 000287

ISBN: 0545104726

Condition: Good


Book is in Good condition with mild bumping to corners, mild creasing of spine. The fourth book in The Last Dragon chronicles. "Five years have passed since David Rain disappeared mysteriously in the Arctic. Slowly the ice is changing, bears are starving, dragons are rising, and the souls of the Intuit dead are haunting the skies." View more info

Pinocchio

By: Collodi, C. (Carlo Lorenzini)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Grosset & Dunlap: 1946

Seller ID: 000390

Condition: Fair


Book is in Fair condition with tear to lower front of spine. No dust jacket. Illustrated Junior Library edition. Some soiling to covers. Inside pages are tight and clean, with a few small exceptions. Nice reading copy with several colorful illustrations throughout. 253 pages plus ads. View more info

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Icefire

By: D'Lacey, Chris

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Scholastic Paperbacks: 2007

Seller ID: 000286

ISBN: 0439672465

Condition: Good


Book is in overall Good condition. Crease along spine, corners mildly bent, else very clean and in good condition. The second book in the Last Dragon Chronicles series. "David's quest is to discover the link between the fire of the last known dragon on earth and the icy regions of the Arctic." View more info

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Fire Star

By: D'Lacey, Chris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Orchard Books: 2007

Seller ID: 000288

ISBN: 0439845823

Condition: Very Good


Book is in Very Good condition with small remainder mark on the bottom edge of pages. Dust jacket is in Very Good condition with mild rubbing. This is the third book in the Last Dragon Chronicles. "A research trip to the Arctic and a contract for a new book - life can't get much better for David Rain. But as soon as David finds himself in the icy climes, he begins to write his legend of bears, dragons, and the mysterious fire star. Soon he realizes that his tale is ... View more info

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Prayers for Sale

By: Dallas, Sandra

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., St Martins Press: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000353

ISBN: 0312385188

Condition: Fine


Book is in Fine condition. Dust jacket is in Fine condition. Small remainder mark on top edge of pages. This is a gift quality book. The story of two young women in a small mining town in Colorado in 1936. View more info

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The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, with a Biographical Account of Defoe

By: Daniel Defoe

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Hurst and Company: 0

Seller ID: 000293

Condition: Very Good


Book is in Very Good condition. Title page is starting to come loose, but the rest of the book is tight and clean. Arlington Edition. Beautifully embossed on the cover and spine with gilding on spine. Really nice copy. View more info

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Sarah's Key

By: DeRosnay, Tatiana

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, St Martin's Griffin: 2008

Seller ID: 000409

ISBN: 0312370849

Condition: Very Good


Paris, July 1942. Sarah, a ten year-old Jewish girl, is arrested by the French police in the middle of the night, along with her mother and father. Desperate to protect her younger brother, she locks him in a cupboard and promises to come back for him as soon as she can. Paris, May 2002. Julia Jarmond, an American journalist, is asked to write about the 60th anniversary of the Vel' d'Hiv' - the infamous day in 1942 when French police rounded up thousands of Jewish me... View more info

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The River and the Wilderness

By: Don Robertson

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000320

Condition: Poor


Book is in Poor condition. Cover spine is missing. Some soiling and edge wear. No dust jacket. Inside is solid and very clean. Great reading copy. Story of the Civil War. This book was mentioned in The Stephen King Encyclopedia as one of the books King read meticulously in high school and is said to have had an influence on his writing. View more info

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The Last Voyage of Columbus: Being the Epic Tale of the Great Captain's Fourth Expedition, Including Accounts of Mutiny, Shipwreck, and Discovery

By: Dugard, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Back Bay Books: 2006

Seller ID: 000361

ISBN: 0316154563

Condition: Very Good


Book is in Very Good condition with slight scuffing on top edge. "Being the epic tale of the great captain's fourth expedition, including accounts of mutiny, shipwreck, and discovery. View more info

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Death at Wentwater Court

By: Dunn, Carola

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Kensington Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 000410

ISBN: 1575667509

Condition: Fair


Daisy Dalrymple Mysteries Book 1 No stranger to sprawling country estates, well-heeled Daisy Dalrymple is breaking new ground at Wentwater Court to cover a story for Town & Country magazine. But her interview gives way to interrogation when suave Lord Stephen Astwick meets a chilly end on the tranquil skating pond. With evidence that his death was anything but accidental, Daisy joins forces with Scotland Yard so the culprit can't slip through their fingers like th... View more info

The Green Gate to the Sea

By: Ethel C. Brown

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Silver Burdett and Company: 0

Seller ID: 000395

Condition: Very Good


Book is in Very Good condition. No Dust Jacket. Very mild soiling to covers, inside is clean and bright with very minimal foxing. Children's book to learn about the sea and it's inhabitants. View more info

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Beverly of Graustark

By: George Barr McCutcheon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1904

Seller ID: 000219

Condition: Very Good


Book is in Very Good condition. First front end page has been cut out, else a very clean, tight copy. Pages are very bright. Published September 1904. The second book in the Graustark series. 357 pages plus ads. View more info