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21 Harte, Bret Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands, and Other Sketches
Boston: James R. Osgood and Company 1873 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ None Issued 
First printing. Small format hardcover. Short stories, sketches, legends and tales by the master. A good or better copy, with some chipping to the spine ends but a fairly solid copy. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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22 Herskowitz, Mickey One with the Flame : Carrying the Olympic Torch Across America
NY N A L 1985 0-453-00504-7 / 9780453005043 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Near Fine 
First printing. Fully illustrated with color and b/w photographs. The story of the "longest torchlight parade in history": the Torch Relay that began the 23rd Olympiad at Los Angeles in 1984, which covered over 9,000 miles in 33 states. A fine copy in a very near fine dust jacket. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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23 Hess, Mark, et. Al. The Civil War: A Collection of U. S. Commemorative Stamps
Time-Life Books 1995 First Edition Hard Cover Fine None Issued 
First printing. Presents a new series of U. S. postage stamps, painted by Mark Hess, with a discussion of each subject, illustrated with photographs and paintings. Includes forty 32-cent U. S. postage stamps! Terrific presentation. Fine condition, issued without dust jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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24 Hurt, Harry III For All Mankind
NY: Atlantic Monthly Press 1988 0871131706 / 9780871131706 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
First edition. Illustrated with photographs. "From 1968 to 1972 twenty-four astronauts went to the moon. For the first time, men set foot on another world. Here, in the words of the men who went there, is the story of the greatest adventure in human history -- the voyage to the moon." Near fine in like dust jacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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25 Jaeger, Edmund C. The North American Deserts
Stanford University Press 1957 Hard Cover Fine Very Good 
Second printing. Illustrated with photos and drawings. Explores the five great deserts of North America: the Chihuahuan, sonoran, Navahoan, Mohavean, and the Great Basin. A fine copy in very good dust jacket. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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26 Little Coyote, Bertha; Giglio, Virginia Leaving Everything Behind: The Songs and Memories of a Cheyenne Woman
Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press 1997 0806129840 / 9780806129846 Hard Cover As New As New 
Hardcover. AS NEW COPY, still sealed in publisher's shrink wrap plastic. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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27 Lovell, Jim with Jeffrey Kluger Apollo 13 (Originally Titled Lost Moon : The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press 0-395-67029-2 / 9780395670293 Limited Edition Full-Leather As New None Issued Signed by Authors
Limited SIGNED EDITION, hand autographed for the publisher by both Jim Lovell and Jeffrey Kluger. This copy is MINT, still in the publisher's original shrink-wrap. AS NEW! 
Price: 225.00 USD
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28 Lovell, Jim with Jeffrey Kluger Apollo 13 (Originally Titled Lost Moon : The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press 0-395-67029-2 / 9780395670293 Limited Edition Full-Leather As New None Issued Signed by Authors
Limited SIGNED EDITION, hand autographed for the publisher by both Jim Lovell and Jeffrey Kluger. This copy is MINT, still in the publisher's original shrink-wrap. AS NEW! 
Price: 225.00 USD
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29 McCrohan, Donna Prime Time, Our Time : America's Life & Times Through the Prism of Television
Roseville, CA Prima Publishing 1990 1-55958-005-4 / 9781559580052 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
First printing. Shows how the top-rated television shows of each era both shaped and mirrored the American psyche. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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30 Moorhouse, Geoffrey Imperial City: New York
NY: Henry Holt 1988 0805009159 / 9780805009156 Hard Cover Fine Fine 
First edition. "A work of wit and dexterity that ranges deftly over everything from architecture to ethnicity, acknowledging New York's bumptiousness and egregious decay as well as its grandeur and generosity, startling and entertaining even as it takes the measure of this astonishing and often infuriating city." Fine in fine dust jacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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31 Murray, Charles and Catherine Bly Cox Apollo:The Race to the Moon
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press 1999 0-671-61101-1 / 9780671611019 First Edition Thus Full-Leather As New None Issued 
The very scarce collector's edition bound in full leather stamped in gold, A.E.G., moire endpapers and integral silk bookmark. Perhaps the most highly-sought after history of the space program. A very fine copy. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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32 National Park Service / US Department of the Interior; Ray Allen Billington (Introduction) Soldier & Brave
NY: Harper & Row 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good + Very Good + 
First printing. Hardcover. Fully illustrated with photographs and maps. "Military and Indian Affairs in the Trans-Mississippi WEst, INcluding a Guide to Historic Sites & Landmarks." Volume XII in The National Survey of Historic Sites and Buildings. A Very Good + copy in like dust jacket. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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33 Niven, John The American President Lines and Its Forebears 1848-1984
Newark: University of Delaware Press 1986 0874132991 / 9780874132991 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
First printing. Illustrated with photographs. Fine in a near fine dust jacket (1" closed tear to rear panel). 
Price: 45.00 USD
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34 Oates, Stephen B. Abraham Lincoln : The Man Behind the Myths
New York, NY. HarperTrade 1994 0-06-092472-1 / 9780060924720 First Edition Thus Trade Paperback As New None Issued 
First paperback edition. A very fine copy. "Stephen B. Oates recreates the life and world of Lincoln with the skill of a master painter... He portrays both the facts and myths of history as essential to our understanding of it." -- Christian Science Monitor. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Ship That Stood Still: The Californian and Her Mysterious role in the Titanic Disaster, Reade, Leslie
35 Reade, Leslie The Ship That Stood Still: The Californian and Her Mysterious role in the Titanic Disaster
NY & London: W. W. Norton 1993 1-85260-416-6 / 9781852604165 First Edition Hard Cover Very Near Fine Very Near Fine 
First printing. Begun in the 1960's, this book is an exhaustive study of the controversial voyage of the steamship that could have come to the rescue of the sinking Titanic but did not. Includes private interviews with many of those involved. A scarce book, Very Near Fine in like dust jacket. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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36 Riley, Dan (editor); Weinberger, Miro (editor) The Yankees Reader
New York, NY, U.S.A. Houghton Mifflin Company 1991 0-395-58777-8 / 9780395587775 First Edition Original Wraps Fine None Issued 
First printing. UNCORRECTED PROOF COPY. A collection of the finest writing on the Yankees, including works by Ernest Hemingway, Roger Angell, Yogi Berra, David Halberstam, George Will, and many others. Scarce! Very fine in wraps. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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37 Rosenberg, Cyril J. Furs and Furriery
London: Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, Ltd. 1927 
First edition. Hb. 8vo. Blue beveled cloth stamped in gold on spine and front cover. Extensively illustrated with diagrams. A beautiful book in fine condition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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38 Sandler, Martin W. American Image: Photographing One Hundred Fifty Years in the Life of a Nation
Chicago, IL: Contemporary Books 1989 0809243814 / 9780809243815 First Edition Large Format Hard Cover Fine Fine 
First edition. Fully illustrated in b/w and color. A fine copy in like dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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39 Shackleton, Robert The Story of Harper's Magazine 1850-1917
NY & London: Harper & Brothers Publishers 1916 Original Wraps Very Good None Issued 
First edition. Bound in original thin paper wraps, folded dust-jacket fashion over cardstock sheets. 60 pp., deckled edges. Extremely unusual publication, "A Souvenir of the Centennial Year of Harper & Brothers 1817-1917", relating the history of the firm and celebrating some of their most famous contributing writers and celebrities, including Dickens, Twain, George Eliot, H. G. Wells, Walt Whitman, Thackeray, Woodrow Wilson, Grover Cleveland, Roald Amundsen, Robert Peary, and many others. A very good copy. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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40 Shepard, Alan, and Deke Slayton Moon Shot
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press 1997 Limited/Numbered Full-Leather As New None Issued Signed by Author
Signed and Limited Collector's Edition, bound in full leather, stamped in gilt, AEG, moire endpapers, satin bookmark sewn in. SIGNED BY SHEPARD on the limitation page and numbered 2707/3000 (Slayton died prior to publication). A FINE COPY, in beautiful condition. Easton Press Certification of Authenticity laid in. Highly sought-after! 
Price: 1195.00 USD
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