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1 A Woman of Genius: The Intellectual Autobiography of Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz
Connecticut Lime Rock Press 1982 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 12" By 9" 
Light olive cloth binding with gilt titles, clean and tight, 188 pages, numerous illustrations, only defect: small smudge on page fore edge, no jacket 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Adanson: The Bicentennial of Michael Adanson's "Familles des Plantes." Part I
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania The Hunt Botanical Library 1963 Softbound w/jacket Very Good 10" by 7" 
Clean and sturdy, 391 pages, a few illustrations, spine slightly faded 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Biographical Encyclopedia of the World
New York Institute for Research in Biography, Inc. 1940 First Edition Stated Hard Cover Fair  Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Brown binding with gold lettering, looks good, spine is slightly shakey with minor scraping at head and tail; edges of pages have some minor damage or roughness, 583 pages, some age discoloration  
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Joan of Arc; or, the Story of a Noble Life (written for girls)
Edinburgh, Scotland William P. Nimmo 1871 Hardcover Good Minus Ex-Library 5&3/4" by 3&3/4" (16mo) 
Russet cloth binding with black and green decoration, spine taped, 108 frontis illustration plus other illustrations, edges rubbed 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Niccolo Machiavelli: Geschichte Von Florenz
Wien Phaidon 1934 Hardbound Fair  No Jacket 20cm by 13cm 
Text in German, Deutsch von Alfred von Reumont. Tan cloth binding, 488 pages, illustrated, covers and page edges soiled, interior good  
Price: 12.00 USD
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6 Queen Victoria in Letters and Journals : A Selection
New York, NY, U.S.A. Viking Penguin (and Metropolitan Museum) 1984 Soft Cover Good Plus Trade Size Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Sturdy, age discolored, 374 pages 
Price: 7.00 USD
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7 Robert Louis Stevenson
James Pott and Company Third Edition Hardbound Reader's Copy  9" by 7" 
Covers very rubbed and shaken, interior good, many illustrations  
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Vision Diversa de Bolivar: Ciclo de Charlas en Homenaje al Libertador con Motivo del Ano Bicentenario de su Natalicio 1783-1983
Venezuela Pequiven 1984 Hardbound Very Good  No Jacket 9&1/4 by 6&1/4" 
Text in Spanish. Brown binding with gilt title and decoration, clean and sturdy, 640 pages, page edges are age discolored  
Price: 55.00 USD
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9 Abbott, John S. C. Joseph Bonaparte (Masters of History)
New York Harper & Brothers 1904 No Edition Stated Hardbound Good Plus  12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Red binding, clean and sturdy, very mild damp staining, 391 pages  
Price: 7.00 USD
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10 Abshire, David M. The South Rejects a Prophet: The Life of Senator D. M. Key 1824-1900
Praeger 1967 Hardbound Very Good  Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Gray binding with gilt title, clean and tight, 250 pages, light wear; jacket is clean, open edge tears and chips, mylar cover  
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 Aciman, Andre Out of Egypt: A Memoir
New York Farrar Straus & Giroux 1994 0374228337 / 9780374228330 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 8&1/2" by 5&3/4" 
White cloth spine on bright blue boards, clean and tight, 340 pages, mild edge wear and spine has slight lean; jacket is clean, small open edge tears 
Price: 14.00 USD
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12 Acuna, Guido Maestro Sojo: Primer Centenario Del Nacimiento, 8 De Diciembre Del 1887-8 De Diciembre De 1987
1987 9802654639 / 9789802654635 Soft cover Good Book 30cms X 23cms 
Text en espanol. Sturdy, 331 pages, illustrated, age discolored 
Price: 75.00 USD
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13 Adams, Alto Lee (as Told to Tom Dunkin) The Fourth Quarter
Privately Printed 1976 Hardbound Good Plus No Jacket 9" by 6&1/2" 
Dark brown leather-look binding, gilt titles, sturdy, 379 pages, illustrated, cover edges have rubbed areas 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 Adams, Noah Piano Lessons: Music, Love, & True Adventures
Delta 1997 0385318219 / 9780385318211 First Printing (by the Numbers) Soft Cover Very Good to Near Fine  Trade Size Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Signed by Author
Clean and tight, 250 pages, signed by author on title page, light wear, "autograph" sticker on front cover  
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Ades, Dawn Dali (World of Art Ser.)
New York, NY, U.S.A. Thames & Hudson 1995 050020280X / 9780500202807 Edition Not Stated Soft Cover Near Fine  Trade Size Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Tight binding, covers clean, 216 pages, illustrated, former owner's message on first page  
Price: 6.00 USD
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16 Albion, Michele Wehrwein The Florida Life of Thomas Edison
Gainesville, FL, U.S.A. University of Florida Press 2008 First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 9" by 6" 
Blue spine on mustard boards, gilt title, clean and tight, 240 pages, illustrated, mild corner bumping, remainder mark on top page edge; jacket is clean and bright ISBN 13: 9780813032597 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Alcorta, Joe H. From the Cotton Fields to a College Professor : My Life's Experience
Xlibris 2011 145688171X / 9781456881719 Soft Cover Very Good 9" by 6" 
Clean and tight, 183 pages plus photos 
Price: 14.00 USD
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18 Alden, John R. George Washington (text in Spanish/español)
Barcelona, Spain Juventud 1986 8426121950 / 9788426121950 Hardcover (tela) Very Good Very Good 22cm X 15cm 
Text in Spanish/español. Green cloth bindinggilt title, clean and tight, 314 pages, illustrated; jacket is clean 
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 Alexander, Sidney Marc Chagall
London Cassell 1979 0304304433 / 9780304304431 No Additional Printings Stated Hardbound Near Fine  Very Good 9&1/2" by 6&1/2" 
Black binding with silver title, clean and tight, 526 pages, illustrated; jacket is clean, mild edge wrinkle, price clipped  
Price: 12.00 USD
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20 Alexandrov, Victor Khrushchev of the Ukraine, a Biography
New York Philosophical Library 1957 Hardbound Very Good  Good Plus 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Blue binding with red title, clean and sturdy, 216 pages, light wear; jacket is complete but rubbed and faded  
Price: 8.00 USD
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