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8101 Jones, Aubrey MATHEMATICAL ASTRONOMY WITH A POCKET CALCULATOR
New York: John Wiley & Sons, (1978). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in dust jacket. 
254 pages, appendices, index. Equations, tables and charts. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8102 Jones, Bruce IN DEEP
New York: Crown, (1991). 0517582058 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
Author's fiction debut. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8103 Jones, Carolyn TWICE UPON A TIME
New York: Trident Press, (1971). 0671270745 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Red-inked name to front free endsheet, else about fine in blue cloth with darker blue spine stamping; in an age-toned, mildly edge-worn, near fine dust jacket. 
Film star Susan Maxwell (really Jenny Lee Ryan, a country girl from Texas), seeks love from a volatile Broadway conductor who is co-producing her musical. By the gifted and stunningly beautiful actress known best as TV's Morticia. In Slide. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8104 Jones, Courtway IN THE SHADOW OF THE OAK KING
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Tokyo/Auckland: Pocket Books, (1991). 0671734032 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Tiny dot of faint stain to fore-edge, previous owner's blind stamp to front free endsheet, else very nearly fine in two-toned yellow and black boards; in an illustrated dust jacket with just a trace of age-toning. Jacket painting by Teresa Fasolino. 
The First Book in the Story of Dragon's Heirs. Novel of Arthur's birth and youth, based upon tales contained in Sir Thomas Malory's LE MORTE D'ARTHUR. First volume of a trilogy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8105 Jones, Courtway IN THE SHADOW OF THE OAK KING: First Book in the Story of Dragon's Heirs
New York: Pocket Books, (1991). 0671734032 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket painting by Teresa Fasolino of the book's heroes and a legendary sword. 
A re-telling of the Arthurian Legend as seen by Pelleas, bastard son of Uther the Pendragon, High King of the Britons; from cultural anthropologist and ethnohistorian Jones. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8106 Jones, David R. I DO SOLEMNLY SWEAR
New York: Vantage Press, (1993). First edition. Hardcover. Remainder mark on bottom page edges, else fine in a fine dust jacket. 

Price: 15.00 USD
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8107 Jones, Dennis RUBICON ONE
New York: Beaufort Books, (1983). 0825301564 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A novel of suspense involving the Kremlin, Israel, an ex-CIA agent and some deadly nuclear weapons. "Tales off like a very sophisticated missile...The military sequences are first-rate." --Publishers Weekly 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8108 Jones, Dennis RUSSIAN SPRING
New York: Beaufort Books, (1984). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
By the author of RUBICON ONE. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8109 Jones, Diana Wynne THE MERLIN CONSPIRACY
(London): Collins/HarperCollinsPublishers, (2003). 0007151411 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine; in a very nearly fine, lightly nicked wraparound illustrated dust jacket. 
Nick Mallory from DEEP SECRET re-appears here and helps Roddy, a teen-aged girl in an alternate England (Blest), defeat a magical conspiracy. "Put together like a four-dimensional jigsaw puzzle, including time."--Booklist. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8110 Jones, Douglas C. WINDING STAIR
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1979). 003050936X First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine, in printed, illustrated wraps. 
"What can one say about a good novel except that it is a good? Add one word for emphasis. WINDING STAIR is a damn good novel."--A.B. Guthrie, Jr. Historical chronicle of the Rufus Buck gang. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8111 Jones, Douglas C. ARREST SITTING BULL
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1977). 0684151839 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Indian agent James McLaughlin and reservation teacher Willa Mae Favory uncover the truth about the men, women, and government with whom they live and work during an attempt to arrest Sitting Bull. By the three time Golden Spur Award winning author. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8112 Jones, Gayl CORREGIDORA/EVA'S MAN
New York: Random House, (1976). Reprint. Trade Paperback. Minor darkening to the front cover, otherwise a fine copy in wraps. 
Two novels combined in one trade paperback edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8113 Jones, Henry Arthur THE DIVINE GIFT: A Play in Three Acts
London: Duckworth and Co., 1913. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Splaying to covers, edgewear, owner's tiny bookplate to pastedown, a very good copy; no dust jacket. Tissue-guarded frontisportrait of the author. 
Late play by the English playwright who found popular success with melodramas marked by "well observed and convincing dialogue," but who never wavered in his conviction that the "drama was an art-form of major importance" (Robert Silvester). Scarce. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8114 Jones, Henry Arthur MICHAEL AND HIS LOST ANGEL
New York: Macmillan and Co., 1896. First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Small bookplate to the front endpaper, else fine in dark blue cloth with gilt spine titles and decoration, top edge gilt; without dust jacket. 16mo. 107 pages; with two leaves of advertisement. 
"MICHAEL AND HIS LOST ANGEL is Henry Arthur Jones's most ambitious play. Into it he put his deepest convictions, and succeeded in producing a tragic drama of passion which may well hold its own with the finest plays of the time."--Barrett H. Clark. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8115 Jones, Howard UNION IN PERIL: The Crisis over British Intervention in the Civil War
Chapel Hill & London: The University of North Carolina Press, (1992). 0807820482 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in red cloth with black endpapers; in an illustrated dust jacket. 300 pages, twenty-two b&w photographs and illustrations, notes, bibliography, and an index. 
A study of the relationship between England and both the Union and Confederate States during the Civil War, and why the South's plea for help was not successful in getting the British assistance they sought. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8116 Jones, J.V. THE BARBED COIL
(New York, N.Y.): Aspect/Warner Books, (1997). 0446521094 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Dot of stain to the fore-edge, else fine in a fine, illustrated dust jacket with artwork by Daniel Horne. 
"Ms. Jones is to be complimented on her excellent technique and a fine use of bountiful imagination...a book to be reread."--Andre Norton. "Jones is a striking writer...wonderful."--Robert Jordan. By the author of the BOOK OF WORD trilogy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8117 Jones, J.V. A CAVERN OF BLACK ICE
(New York, NY): Aspect/Warner Books, (1999). 044652414X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. Dramatic jacket illustration by Greg Call of the two warriors fending off a pack of wolves. 
From the author of THE BARBED COIL whom Robert Jordan calls "...a striking writer...wonderful." This is Book One of Sword of Shadows. Raif and Drey Sevrance are two warriors caught in the bloody war of the far north. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8118 Jones, Jaida HAVEMERCY
(New York, New York): Bantam Books, (2008). 0553806963 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. New from the publisher! 
"Thanks to its elite Dragon Corps, the capital city of Volstov has used renegade airmen who fly the corpsís mechanical, magic-fueled dragons in a hundred year battle with its invading neighbors. At once exciting, romantic and funny."---Peter Beagle. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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8119 Jones, Judith Mac Knight SOLDADO DESCANSA! [Soldier Rest!]
(Sao Paolo, Brasil): Editora Jarde, (1967). First edition, first printing. Frontispiece portrait of the author, sepia-toned photographs, geneaological tables, maps, and one color photo. Hardcover. Creases to the upper corner tips of approximately thirty pages, small rubberstamped bookseller's mark to the front endpaper, else near fine in white printed wraps; in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket. Octavo. 425 pages. Index. 
The most complete and accurate account of the Southern Immigration to Brazil by someone who really lived the life of a Confederate Immigrant! Approximately 2500-3500 confederates went into exile in Brazil. Text in Portuguese. Scarce! 
Price: 150.00 USD
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8120 Jones, Langdon THE EYE OF THE LENS
New York, New York: The Macmillan Company, (1972). First edition. Hardcover. Nice, very nearly fine copy, in an illustrated dust jacket. Somewhat psychedelic jacket illustration by Richard Jones. 
Five stories that deal with time from this British short story writer. Includes the three-part title story, "The Great Clock," and "The Garden of Delights," among others. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8121 Jones, LeRoi THE SYSTEM OF DANTE'S HELL
New York: Grove Press, Inc., (1965). First edition. Hardcover. Odd little production bubble to front cover, else a fine copy in brown binding with gilt spine lettering; in a very mildly age-toned dust jacket. 
Densely poetic, innovatively rendered memoir of childhood and adolescence, structured according to the themes of Dante's INFERNO; by the important African-American writer and activist (now know as Amiri Baraka), author of BLUES PEOPLE and DUTCHMAN. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8122 Jones, Matthew F. BLIND PURSUIT
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (1997). 0374114358 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Cunning, harrowing, and shot through with a distinctively brawny verbal power, BLIND PURSUIT shows why Matthew F. Jones is emerging as a new master of the literary thriller."--publisher's blurb. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8123 Jones, Matthew F. THE COOTER FARM
New York: Hyperion, (1991). 1562829912 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows some mild discoloration. 
"A stunning novel, first or otherwise. I read it in one long gulp, scarcely pausing to breathe...Jones brings the southern Gothic tradition to rural New York with his powerful storytelling ability, his ferocious humor, and his poignant pity."-Lisa Alther. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8124 Jones, Matthew F. THE COOTER FARM
New York: Hyperion, (1991). 1562829912 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows some areas of darkening and of fading. 
"Blackly humorous first novel, set on the Cooter family's failing dairy farm in NY State, is firmly grounded in the Gothic tradition. Wryly narrated by 10-year-old Ollie Cooter, it blends frequent hilarity, startling violence and a gripping plot."--PW. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8125 Jones, Mervyn TWILIGHT OF THE DAY
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1973). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy in a lightly age-toned dust jacket. 
"A remarkable evocation of life in East End London...through the First World War, the General Strike, the years of the Depression, and on through to the present.... Truthful and moving."--Guardian. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8126 Jones, Raymond F. THE SECRET PEOPLE
New York: Avalon Books, (1956). B0007F73EO First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine, with very faint foxing to edges and endmatter, dot of pale stain to lower page edges; in watermelon cloth with black stamping; very good, price-clipped dust jacket, faded to the spine panel, lightly edgeworn, tiny chip to head of spine panel. 
"Mutants populate Earth after an atomic war; one man secretly breeds beneficial mutants to take over as Man slowly dies out."--Tuck. Jacket design by Ed Emshwiller. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8127 Jones, Raymond F. RENAISSANCE
New York: Gnome Press, (1951). First edition, limited to 4,000 copies. Hardcover. Covers slightly splayed, faint foxing to the top page edges and to the pastedowns, else a nice, near fine copy; in an illustrated dust jacket that shows minor edge wear, a very small chip to the lower edge of the front panel, and mild rubbing. 
Jacket illustration by David Kyle. This, Jones' first novel, is considered his best. It is the complicated story of two parallel worlds and a man who searches for forbidden knowledge. A unique science fiction classic. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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8128 Jones, Raymond F. THE TOYMAKER
Los Angeles, Fantasy Publishing Company, Inc., 1951. B0007ENIY4 First edition, second state binding. (Black boards with green Gnome Press logo to spine). Hardcover. Faint foxing and age-darkening to endsheets, else very close to fine, in black binding wih green spine lettering; in a rubbed, lightly edge-worn, soiled and faintly foxed near fine dust jacket. 
"All top-notch tales from the golden age of ASTOUNDING by a much under-appreciated writer, one of John W. Campbell's favorites. There's not a cropper in the book; highly recommended."--Owings and Chalker. Jacket design by Jack Gaughan. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8129 Jones, Star with Daniel Paisner YOU HAVE TO STAND FOR SOMETHING, OR YOU'LL FALL FOR ANYTHING
New York: Bantam Books, (1998). First edition. Hardcover. Very fine in dust jacket. 
Review copy with publisher's promotional newsheet and photo laid in. (241) pages. Hardcover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8130 Jones, Tristan THE INCREDIBLE VOYAGE: A Personal Odyssey
Kansas City: Sheed Andrews and McMeel, Inc./Subsidiary of Universal Press Syndicate, (1977). 0836207033 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild line of fading to the upper and lower shelf edges, else near fine in pebbled blue boards with silver titles to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with a hint of shelfwear to the lower spine edge. 391 pages; maps; 16 b&w photographic plates. 
A detailed account of the intrepid six-year sailing journey taken in a small craft that succeeded in setting incredible sailing records through the lowest and highest body of water, against life-threatening dangers and through uncharted waters. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8131 Jones, W. Paul WRITING SCIENTIFIC PAPERS AND REPORTS
Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Publishers, (1975). Sixth edition. Trade Paperback. Covers slightly rubbed, otherwise near fine in stiff wraps. 
Trade paperback. Contains methods, problems, misused words, and exercises. 361 pages including an index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8132 Jones, William CREDULITIES PAST AND PRESENT
London: Chatto & Windus, 1898. New edition. Bound in blue cloth ruled in blind, lettered and decorated in gilt, with tissue-guarded frontispiece of a pig on trial; no dust jacket. Hardcover. Very good: rubber-stamped name and date (1902) to front endsheet, inner hinges cracked but holding, foxing to endsheets, tissue, and a few pages, light wear to covers, interior clean and sharp. 560pp, including index; 32-page catalogue bound in at rear. 
Massive, enthralling compendium of superstitions and legends, related in chapters devoted to The Sea and Seamen; Miners; Amulets and Talismans, Rings; Word and Letter Divination; Numbers; Trials, Exorcising, and Blessing of Animals; Birds; Eggs. Indexed. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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8133 Jong, Erica MEGAN'S BOOK OF DIVORCE: A Kid's Book For Adults As Told To Erica Jong
New York: New American Library, (1984). 0453004598 First edition. Hardcover. Faint hint of shelfwear, boards slightly splayed, else near fine; in a dust jacket with a faint hint of age-toning, else fine. Oblong octavo. 
This picture book, illustrated by Freya Tanz, shows divorce through the eyes of a four-year-old girl, who explains all the difficulties and readjustments a child has to go through when parents separate. By the acclaimed author of FEAR OF FLYING. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8134 Jonson, Mats and Claeson, Tord, editors LOW DIMENSIONAL PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS: Proceedings of the Nobel Jubilee Symposium Gothenburg, Sweden, 4-7 December 1991
Singapore: World Scientific, (1992). First edition: Trade Paperbound issue. Covers are rubbed and shelfworn, otherwise this is a very good plus copy in glossy wraps. 
Quarto. Published jointly with Physica Scripta/The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. This volume contains essentially all the material presented at the Symposium; invited lectures as well as other contributors. 219 pages. Illustrated with figures. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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8135 Jordan, Cathleen CAROL IN THE DARK
New York: Walker, (1984). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 

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8136 Jordan, David Starr THE HIGHER FOOLISHNESS: With Hints as to the Care & Culture of Aristocracy; followed by Brief Sketches on Ecclesiasticism, Science & the Unfathomed Universe
Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, (1927). B00005XFW1 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A suggestion of shelf wear, else a fresh, fine copy in blue cloth with gilt lettering;in a price-clipped, edge-nicked dust jacket that shows a few dots of stain to rear panel, and two tiny interior chips to spine panel. 
The noted ichthyologist, evolution expert, educator, scientist and peace activist holds forth on sciosophy (a word coined by Jordan to mean The Spontaneous Activity of Shadows). Based upon articles first published in Popular Science Monthly. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8137 Jordan, David Starr THE RELIGION OF A SENSIBLE AMERICAN
Boston: American Unitarian Association, 1909. First edition, first printing. Bound in laid Japanese paper over boards, with white parchment back, gilt top edge, with cover stamping in gold. Hardcover. Faint offsetting to the endpapers (from dust jacket flaps), else a fine, fresh copy; in a near fine, mildly age-toned original dust jacket with a tiny chip missing from the crown of the spine, and several small closed edge tears. Slim octavo. 84 pages. 
The practical, working religion of David Starr Jordan, the President of Stanford University who was a eugenicist, ichthyologist, educator and probably best known for being a peace activist. Scarce thus! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8138 Jordan, June DRY VICTORIES
New York/Chicago/San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1972). 0030860245 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Narrow strip of fading to the upper and lower cover edges, thus near fine, in blue boards; in a price-clipped, else near fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. Tall octavo. 
Designed by the African American poet and activist as a conversation about race and American history between two young black boys. Illustrated with photographs, facsimile documents, and drawings. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8139 Jordan, Neil MICHAEL COLLINS: Screenplay and Film Diary
(London): Vintage, (1996). 0099737515 First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. A fine, unread copy in color photo-illustrated wraps. Illustrated with eight pages of photographs printed on coated stock inserts. 
Jordan's screenplay for his film bio of the Irish revolutionary which starred Liam Neeson in the title-role; with excerpts from a detailed journal the Oscar-winning writer/director kept during the filming. This copy SIGNED by Jordan to the title-page. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8140 Jordan, Pat A.K.A. SHEILA WEINSTEIN
New York: An Otto Penzler Book/Carroll & Graf Publishers, (2003). 0786711914 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Very minor bump to one lower corner, else very nearly fine, in afine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Forty-something Sheila Mackenzie leaves her marriage and failed career behind and reinvents herself as a hardened criminal, but gets in over her head when she goes up against the infamous White Witch, the formidably lesbian crime queen. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8141 Jordan, Robert THE EYE OF THE WORLD
New York: Tor Fantasy/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1990). 0812500482 First edition: trade paperback issue. Trade Paperback. Near fine, spine lightly creased, pages mildly age-toned, in illustrated wraps with double-cover doublespread; cover artwork by Darryl Sweet; interior art by Matthew C. Nielsen; maps by John M. Ford. 
"A splendid epic of heroic fantasy, vast in scope, colorful in detail, and convincing in presentation of human character and personality."--L. Sprague de Camp. First book in the Wheel of Times series. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8142 Jordan, Robert THE GREAT HUNT
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1990). 0812509714 First edition: Trade Paperback Issue. Trade Paperback. A fine, unread example in illustrated wraps. 
Book Two of The Wheel of Time issued simultaneously in hardcover and trade paperback. "The most ambitious American fantasy saga, The Wheel of Time, [may] also be the finest . . . surpasses all but a few of its peers."--Booklist. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8143 Jordan, Robert & Patterson, Teresa THE WORLD OF ROBERT JORDAN'S THE WHEEL OF TIME
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1997). 0312862199 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in white boards with red-foil spine stamping; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. Quarto. Double-page spreads of seven book jackets created by Darrell K. Sweet, maps, scads of additional artwork. 
Generously illustrated oversized companion to Jordan's popular, multi-book saga, detailing the history and background of never-before-told legends, previously unknown peoples and lands, exotic beasts and portents of what may yet come to pass. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8144 Jorgensen, Christine T. YOU BET YOUR LIFE
New York: Walker, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Review copy with materials laid in. 
A Stella the Stargazer mystery. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8145 Joseph, Gilbert M. REDISCOVERING THE PAST AT MEXICO'S PERIPHERY: Essays on the History of Modern Yucatan
(University, AL): University of Alabama Press, (1986). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

Price: 30.00 USD
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8146 Joseph, Gilbert M. REDISCOVERING THE PAST AT MEXICO'S PERIPHERY: Essays on the History of Modern Yucatan
University: University of Alabama Press, (1986). 0817302689 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Octavo. 203 pages; notes, bibliography, and an index. Illustrated with historical photographs. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8147 Joseph, Henry BLOODWORK: The New Rugged Cross
(Laydon, Utah): Gibbs-Smith, (1994). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8148 Joslin, Sesyle; avec Dessins par Maurice Sendak QU'EST-CE QU'ON DIT, MON PETIT? Un Manuel de Politesse Pour Petites Demoiselles et Petits Messieurs Qui Desirent Savor La Politesse de Tous
New York: Young Scott Books, 1966. First U.S. edition in French. Hanrahan, page 25. Hardcover. Nearly fine, in somewhat age-toned pictorial boards; in an age-toned, near fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
Joslin and Sendak's surreally comic, tongue-in-cheek treatise on manners for kids--WHAT DO YOU SAY DEAR (1958), here rendered into French, with the dual purpose of painlessly introducing children to etiquette and to basic French! Glossary at rear. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8149 Joslin, Sesyle; with pictures by Maurice Sendak WHAT DO YOU DO, DEAR?: Proper Conduct for All Occasions
New York: Young Scott Books, 1961. Reprint. Oblong octavo. Hardcover. Near fine, with sticker residue to front pastedown; lacking dust jacket. 
"A Second Handbook of Etiquette for Young Ladies and Gentlemen To Be Used as a Guide for Everyday Social Behavior." Deliciously silly follow-up to Joslin and Sendak's WHAT DO YOU SAY, DEAR? 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8150 Joss, Morag HALF BROKEN THINGS
(New York, New York): Delacorte Press, (2005). 0385339402 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"British author Joss's brilliantly conceived, finely executed novel, which captured the CWA's Silver Dagger Award, offers psychological suspense of the highest order."--PW. Joss is also the author of the Sara Selkirk mystery series. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8151 Joss, Morag PUCCINI'S GHOSTS
(New York, New York): Delacorte Press, (2006). 038533978X First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
The death of her father brings opera singer Lila du Cann back to her childhood home in a small town in Scotland. The story of Puccini's opera frames the novel, reinforcing a sense of the tragedy that Joss lays out for her own characters. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8152 Jowettt, C. E. THE ENGINEERING OF MICROELECTRONIC THIN AND THICK FILMS
(London and Basingstoke): (Macmillan Press, Ltd.), (1976). First edition. Hardcover. Top corner tips lightly bumped, else a very good plus copy in a worn dust jacket with several edgetears. 
176 pages, bibliography, index. Schematics, text figures, tables. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8153 Joyce, Graham BLACK DUST & Other Tales of Interrupted Childhood
(Salisbury, Wiltshire): Westwood St. Thomas, (2005). 1870824512 First edition, limited issue: one of 125 numbered copies SIGNED by the author, and by all the other contributors. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. A new book! Published by a school in Britain to support students at a school in South Africa. Cover image: Tony Baker. 
Three Joyce stories, "Black Dust"; "Tiger Moth"; and "Under the Pylon"--with an introduction by Mark Chadbourn and additional contributions by Jeffrey Ford and Jeff VanderMeer, all of whom have SIGNED the limitation page. Selected by Bob Wardzinksi. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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8154 Joyce, James; edited by Stuart Gilbert LETTERS OF JAMES JOYCE
New York: Viking Press, 1957. First U.S. edition, first printing. Pages age-toned lightly, binding a trifle shaken, very minor bruise at spine head, else nearly fine in jade cloth with gilt spine lettering; in a jacket that is age-darkened (especially to spine panel), lightly edgeworn, with shallow chip to upper front. 
More than four hundred letters and notes, only a few of which had previously appeared in print; memoir and notes by Gilbert, his long-time friend; chronology by Richard Ellmann; a few explanatory letters by others; photo, facsimiles, index. 437 pages. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8155 Joyce, William A DAY WITH WILBUR ROBINSON
[New York]: Harper & Row, (1990). 0060229675 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Tiny remainder mark to lower shelf edges, else near fine, in red cloth-backed boards decorated with a silver-stamped device of a waving robot; in a full-color illustrated dust jacket. 
Joyce is the author/illustrator of GEORGE SHRINKS and DINOSAUR BOB AND HIS ADVENTURES WITH THE FAMILY LAZARDO. Illustrated in the style of a 50's sf pulp, A DAY WITH WILBUR ROBINSON is the story of the search for Grandfather Robinson's false teeth. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8156 Judd, Alan TANGO
New York: Summit Books, (1990). 0671707108 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Nearly fine, in a somewhat offset, age-toned, illustrated dust jacket with artwork by Roger Leyonmark. 
"A delirious mixture of venal South American politics, dark deeds from one Mr. Box of British Intelligence, a beautiful whore and much intrigue at Maria's Tango Club, the local house of pleasure...savage lunacy."--The Times. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8157 Judd, Alan THE DEVIL'S OWN WORK
(London): HarperCollins / An imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, (1991). 000228322 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Pages uniformly age-toned, else fine, in black boards; in a fine, if faintly age-toned, illustrated dust jacket. 
Modern Faustian tale inspired by Judd's meeting with Graham Greene and written as an homage to Ford Madox Ford, tells of a world-famous writer living in the South of France who is possessed by a literary spirit. 1991 Guardian Fiction Prize winner. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8158 Judd, Alan LEGACY
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2003. 0375414843 First U.S. edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
At the height of the Cold War, Charles Thoroughgood begins his career in the Secret Service only to discover a devastating secret that might end it all. By the author of the acclaimed biography FORD MADOX FORD. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8159 Jukes, Thomas H. MOLECULES AND EVOLUTION
New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a price-clipped dust jacket with short slice mark at the rear panel. 
Octavo. Inaugural book in the Columbia Series of Molecular Biology. 285 pages, references, index, color plates of coding sequences for cytochromes, frontis photograph by Ansel Adams. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8160 Julavits, Heidi THE USES OF ENCHANTMENT
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Auckland: Doubleday, (2006). 9780385513234 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"A twisting Rashomon-like novel about a high school girl who vanishes for several weeks and then returns to accusations that she faked her abduction....potent and intoxicating."--Kirkus. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8161 Jung, C.G. ANALYTICAL PSYCHOLOGY: Its Theory & Practice: The Tavistock Lectures
New York: Pantheon Books, (1968). First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Octavo. 224 pages; list of works cited and an index. 
Foreword by E.A. Bennett. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8162 Jungk, Peter Stephan TIGOR
New York: Handsel Books/an imprint of Other Press, (2004). 1590511182 First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Translated from the German by Michael Hofmann. 
A "quirky, surprising, poignantly funny, offbeat tale of a mathematician's mid-life crisis"--Boyd Tonkin. The California-born German novelist and Independent Foreign Fiction Prize Finalist writes intelligently crafted novels in the German language. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8163 Jungk, Peter Stephan. Translated from the German by Anselm Holla FRANZWERFEL:A LIFE OF PEACE IN PRAGUE, VIENNA, AND HOLLYWOOD
New York: Grove Weidenfeld, (1990). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

Price: 10.00 USD
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8164 Jungman, Nico; text by Beatrix Jungman HOLLAND
London: Adam and Charles Black, 1904. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Some light use, mild wear, a few very faint stains to covers, scattered foxing within, thus near fine, in blue decorative cloth with gilt, orange, cream and green stamping; no dust jacket. 
Elaborately illustrated travel guide to the Low Countries, with 75 full-color, tissue-guarded plates by artist Nico Jungman, and text by his wife. 212 pages, plus 4 pages of ads at the rear. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8165 Jungstedt, Mari UNSPOKEN
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2007). 031236377X First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
In this somber, subtle second mystery set on the Swedish island of Gotland, Det. Supt. Anders Knutas looks into the murder of an alcoholic former news photographer. Powerful descriptions of a dark Swedish winter with an engaging and twisty narrative. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8166 Juniper, Tony SPIX'S MACAW: The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird
New York: Atria Books, (2003). 074347550X First U.S. edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
British environmentalist Tony Juniper's inside account of the race to save a rare blue parrot, the last of its species, provides a timely portrait of Earth's endangered wildlife. 287 pages; notes and index. Illustrated with color plates. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8167 Jurjevics, Juris THE TRUDEAU VECTOR
(New York, New York): Viking, (2005). 0670034371 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author to a special tipped-in page. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
In this biohazard thriller, four members of an arctic research station die mysteriously, and an epidemiologist investigates. A parallel plot features several Russian submarines and a cold war secret. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8168 Just, Ward A DANGEROUS FRIEND
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company/A Peter Davison Book, 1999. 0395856981 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"...a meditation about the Vietnam War as well as an urgent message for the present day."--Robert Stone. "Witty, thoughtful, thrilling."--Shirley Hazzard. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8169 Kadohata, Cynthia IN THE HEART OF THE VALLEY OF LOVE
(New York): Viking, (1992). 0670834157 First edition, first printing. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the title-page. Hardcover. Pale dampstaining to the top page edges, else nearly fine; in a lightly rubbed illustrated dust jacket. 
A chilling and unsentimental novel, set in 21st-century Los Angeles, where water and gas are rationed, disease fourishes, the black market thrives, and everyone is regarded as a foreigner. Second novel by the Newbery Medal winning author of KIRA-KIRA. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8170 Kadrey, Richard METROPHAGE
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1988. 0575042915 First hardcover edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Los Angeles a century from now is a dangerous place, not only because of the heavily-armed populace, but also because a deadly new disease is spreading. To make matters more frightening, it might be the work of the mob. The author's first book! 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8171 Kaewert, Julie UNSIGNED: A Booklover's Mystery
New York: Bantam Books, (2001). 0553582194 First edition, first printing: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in white printed wraps. 
An author of sensational serial-killer mysteries is murdered just before his London signing event in this Booklover's series installment. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8172 Kagawa, Toyohiko SONGS FROM THE SLUMS
Nashville, Tennessee: Cokesbury Press, (1935). B00085JX2S First edition in English, first printing. Interpreted by Lois J. Erickson, with a Foreword by Sherwood Eddy. Hardcover. Very very close to fine, in black binding with gilt lettering; in a very good illustrated dust jacket, showing age-toning and staining to spine panel, short edge tears and nicking, chips at spine ends, a few tiny dots of stain. 
Collection of poetry by the Japanese pacifist, Christian reformer, and labor activist. "Like the opening of a diary written during the years he lived in the Shinkawa slums." Illustrations by Julian Brazelton. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8173 Kahl, Virginia; Written and illustrated by THE BARON'S BOOTY
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1963. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
Rhymed tale of a greedy but goodhearted Robber Baron's plot to kidnap and hold them for ransom the 13 daughters of a Duke and Duchess. How the Baron is outwitted by the 13 daughters makes for a lively adventure that is delightfully illustrated. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8174 Kahn, Sharon DON'T CRY FOR ME, HOT PASTRAMI
New York: Scribner, (2001). 0684871556 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in glossy, color illustrated wraps. 
In the third humorous mystery featuring Ruby the Rabbi's wife, the usual gang from Eternal Texas take a fund-raising Caribbean cruise helmed by a Jewish sea captain. Ruby is soon put into action-- searching for a killer and seeking culinary fare. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8175 Kaikini, P.R. SHANGHAI: Poems
Hornby Road, Bombay: New Book Company, (1939). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine, with owner's name to front endsheet, wear at spine ends, some tiny areas of virtually invisible soiling within; stringbound within patterned boards; in a very good plus, price-clipped dust jacket with age-darkening, light wear. [64] pages. 
"These poems will help the reader, especially the foreign reader, to understand something of the contemporary movement in this country in relation to the Indian national movement for political and economic freedom."--Goverdhan Panchal. Scarce. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8176 Kaiser, R.J. BLACK SHEEP
(Ontario, Canada): Mira, (2003). 1551667266 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
R.J. Kaiser offers up a mischievous tale of international intrigue, suspense, and hilarity. Dated and SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8177 Kakonis, Tom MICHIGAN ROLL
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1988). 0312022522 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"A wonderful novel--smart, tight and mean."--T. Jefferson Parker. Kakonis's Edgar-winning debut. "A terrific book."--Donald E. Westlake. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8178 Kakonis, Tom CRISS CROSS
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1990). 0312037287 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
"In CRISS CROSS, Tom Kakonis sharpens his skills. His writing is impressive, solid, and rates among the best in the crime genre."--Gerald Petievich. Kakonis considers CRISS CROSS, the "...best work I've done." SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8179 Kakonis, Tom CRISS CROSS
New York: St. Martin's, (1990). 0312037287 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A novel by the author of MICHIGAN ROLL. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8180 Kakonis, Tom DOUBLE DOWN
(New York): A Dutton Book, (1991). 0525933263 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A Tim Waverly mystery by the author of MICHIGAN ROLL. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8181 Kala, S. C. TERRACOTTAS IN THE ALLAHABAD MUSEUM
(New Dehli, India): Abhinav Publications, (1980). First edition. Hardcover. Some faint discolorations on front endpaper; possibly due to the interaction of the paper and binder's glue, otherwise this is a near fine copy in dust jacket. 
Quarto. The author is the former director of the Allahabad Museum in India. Foreword by C. Sivaramamurti. 328 black-and-white photographic displays of museum pieces. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8182 Kalla, Alec and M.J. Sullivan VELVET
Woodstock, Vermont: Foul Play Press, (1993). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 
Review copy with materials laid in. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8183 Kallen, Lucille INTRODUCING C.B. GREENFIELD
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1979). 0517536668 First edition. Hardcover. Slightly faded covers, else a near fine copy; in an illustrated dust jacket with mild tanning to the flaps. Jacket design by Honi Werner. 
A new detective duo, in the Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin style. Maggie Rome is an upper-middle-class Westchester lady and her boss C.B. Greenfield is the editor and publisher of a small-town newspaper, who together investigate a hit-and-run accident. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8184 Kallen, Lucille C.B. GREENFIELD: THE PIANO BIRD
New York: Random House, (1984). 0394530810 First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
Fourth C.B. Greenfield mystery. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8185 Kallen, Lucille C.B. GREENFIELD: A LITTLE MADNESS
New York: Random House, (1986). 039453090X First edition. Hardcover. Near fine with very light soiling to fore-edge, in a mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. Jacket art by David Tamura. 
Reporter Maggie Rome goes to upstate New York to join a peace camp established by a group of women activists protesting the storage of nuclear missiles at a military base. When a murder occurs, Maggie's boss C.B. Greenfield arrives to solve the crime. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8186 Kalverboer, Alex Fedde A NEUROBEHAVIOURAL STUDY IN PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN
London: Spastics International Medical Publications, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Small stain at the bottom of the front and back cover, else near fine in a slightly shelf-worn dust jacket. 
This academic work presents collected and analyzed behavior of children and relates it to the child's neurological condition. Out-of-print. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8187 Kamau, Agymah PICTURES OF A DYING MAN
Minneapolis: Coffee House Press, (1999). 156689087X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 
"Barbados native Kamau explores the enigmatic character of Gladstone Belle, former minister of tourism and culture of a small Caribbean country, in this followup to FLICKERING SHADOWS"--PW. "A haunting, powerful, beautiful story"--Alisa S. Nussbaum. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8188 Kaminsky, Stuart MURDER ON THE YELLOW BRICK ROAD
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1977). 0312553188 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Minor lean to the spine, mild wear to shelf edges, small white-out area to the front endpaper, thus near fine; in a very good plus, illustrated dust jacket, with some shelfwear, nicks, edge tears, and light creasing. 
Someone had murdered a Munchkin. The year is 1940, and Los Angeles-based private eye Toby Peters has been called before the real-life Wizard of Oz himself, Louis B. Mayer. His job: to track down a murderer stalking the back lots. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8189 Kaminsky, Stuart DEATH OF A RUSSIAN PRIEST
New York: Fawcett Columbine, (1992). 0449907244 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine, mildly age-toned dust jacket. 
The seventh Inspector Porfiry Rostnikov novel. "Stuart Kaminsky evokes Russian life like a born Muscovite...Don't miss this one. It's even better than his Edgar-winning A COLD RED SUNRISE."--The Philadelphia Inquirer. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8190 Kaminsky, Stuart M. SMART MOVES
New York: St. Martin's, (1986). Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a dust jacket. 
A Toby Peters mystery. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8191 Kaminsky, Stuart M. THE MAN WHO WALKED LIKE A BEAR
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1990). 0684190230 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in silver-lettered black cloth shelfback over red boards; in a faintly age-toned, otherwise as-new, fine illustrated dust jacket. 
An Inspector Porfiry Rostnikov novel, sixth in the series about the portly but muscular Moscow police inspector who reads Ed McBain novels when he's not solving crimes. "Kaminsky captures the Russian scene and character in rich detail."--Washington Post. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8192 Kaminsky, Stuart M. DANCING IN THE DARK
(New York): Mysterious Press, (1996). 0892965282 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A Toby Peters mystery with appearances by tinseltown hoofers Astaire, Grable and Hayworth. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8193 Kaminsky, Stuart M. HE DONE HER WRONG
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1983). 0312364911 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in an illustrated near fine dust jacket with a small hole to the spine. Jacket illustration is a cameo portrait of Mae West. 
Another of Kaminsky's free-wheeling pastiches of hard-boiled mystery fiction circa 1940--this time the star that hires Toby Peters is Mae West! It seems the only copy of her sizzling autobiography is missing and Toby agrees to track it down. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8194 Kamisky, Stuart M. SMART MOVES
New York: St. Martin's, (1986). 0312001908 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket art by Joel Iskowitz. 
Paul Robeson and Albert Einstein make appearances in this imaginative entry in the Toby Peters Hollywood mystery series. Inscribed and SIGNED by Kaminsky to the title-page to a noted collector. A lovely copy. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8195 Kamrany, Nake M. and Elliott, John E. TECHNOLOGY, PRODUCTIVITY, AND PUBLIC POLICY: A National Needs Analysis
(Cambridge, Massachusetts): Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1975. First edition: Trade Paperback Original. Trade Paperback. Spine lightly faded with mild damp stains, else very good plus in red printed wraps. Quarto. 131 pages; figures; tables; charts; and appendices. 
Detailed study discussing the key role of American economic technology; identifying and analyzing changing circumstances; describing and assessing special properties of technological innovation; and indicating important issues for productivity research. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8196 Kamrany, Nake M., editor THE NEW ECONOMICS OF THE LESS DEVELOPED COUNTRIES: Changing Perceptions in North-South Dialogue
Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, (1978). 0891584498 First edition. Hardcover. Small tear to rear cover cloth at the spine gutter, else near fine in blue cloth with silver titles and rules to the front cover and to the spine; no dust jacket. 
A volume in the Westview Special Studies in Social, Political, and Economic Development. This collection attempts to objectively explore the various dimensions of the issue of poverty by a variety of top economic scholars. 346 pages; references. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8197 Kane, Frank ABOUT FACE
New York: Mystery House/Samuel Curl, Inc., 1947. B0007EZ54K First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good minus: nearly invisible spotting to covers, heavily abraded to cover edges; lacking dust jacket. 
"Private detective Johnny Liddell , in the company of coroner Doc Morissey, solves the murder of a Hollywood idol."--Anthony Slide. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8198 Kane, Frank DUE OR DIE
(New York): Dell, (1961). First edition. Crease to the cover else very good. 
A paperback original of this mystery featuring Johnny Liddell. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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8199 Kane, Frank DEAD WEIGHT
(New York): (Dell Publishing Company, Inc.), (1962). First edition thus. A few cover creases else very good. 
A Johnny Liddell mystery. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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8200 Kane, Harnett T. QUEEN NEW ORLEANS: City by the River
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. Faint stain to the upper front cover, else a very nearly fine copy in an illustrated dust jacket with a sticker ghost to the front flap and a small internal chip from the spine. An attractive copy with jacket art by Paul Laune. 374 pages and an index. 
Illustrated endpapers, thirty-four b&w photographs, one map, and four b&w illustrations by Tilden Landry. A history and travel guide to New Orleans by the popular author of NATCHEZ ON THE MISSISSIPPI and DEEP DELTA COUNTRY. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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