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1 100 YEARS AGO TODAY : Niagara County in the Civil War , As Reported in the Pages of the Niagara Falls Gazette varius contibitors
Lockport, NY. The Niagara County Historical Society 1966 Soft cover Near Fine Book 
1966, Stiff blue soft cover , 377 page book with some black & white illustrations . Book was compiled from old news paper stores from the local news paper at the time of the Civil War . A very good reference guide on regional civil war history.With a Index of people and places in the back. Condition : Near Fine , with light sunning to the covers bottom corner lightly bumped. Size: 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 1904 HANDBOOK OF GASOLINE AUTOMOBILES. Purdy , Ken
New York Chelsea House Pub. 1969 First Thus Hardcover Fine Very Good Book Various Artist 
US,1969,Hardcover with DJ,unpaged with 83 full page plates . condition NF/Fine.Has some soiling marks and chips. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 1915 : The Death of Innocence MacDonald , Lyn
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1995 0805034994 / 9780805034998 1st Edition American. Hardcover Very Fine Very Fine Book Unknowen 
1st. ed. 1995 USA , hardcover with the dust jacket , 625 page book with black and white illustrations . Condition : Very Fine. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 50 Wonders of Tutankhamun Silverman, David P.
Avenel, New Jersey, U.S.A. Outlet 1978 0517535491 / 9780517535493 1st Edition. Soft Cover as Only Issued Very Good Book Unknown 
1st. ed. 1978 , Soft cover with an photo illustrated wrap , 104 page book. Illustrated with color full page prints of the artifacts of the boy King. Condition : Very Good , wrapper has a corner crease at the bottom . Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 A BRIDGE TOO FAR Ryan , Cornelius
New York Simon & Schuster 1974 0671217925 / 9780671217921 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing. Hardcover Fine Fine Book Unknowen 
1st. edition / 1st. printing , Black cloth hardcover with the dust jacket , 670 page book with illustrated end pagies and black & white photos and maps. A scarce 1st. printing of this block buster book made into a movie. Condition : Fine. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 150.00 USD
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6 A DAY OF JUSTICE : The Truth About the Arab Case in Palestine Nasir, Jamal Dr.
Jerusalem The Modern Press 1956 1st Edition. Soft cover Near Fine Book Author 
January 1956 , Soft cover , 60 page booklet with some black & white photo / map illustrations . Condition : Near Fine ( Very Good) Size: 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall 
Price: 15.50 USD
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7 A DIVIDED PEOPLE Lynn , Kenneth
Westport, Connecticut, U.S.A. Greenwood Press 1977 0837192714 / 9780837192710 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing. Hard Cover Cloth / Dust Jacket Very Fine Very Fine 
1st. Edition 1st. Printing 1977, purple cloth hardcover in the dust jacket , 113 page book . Condition : Very Fine / Very Fine. Size: 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Price: 18.00 USD
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8 A History of London Gray, Robert
New York, New York, U.S.A. Dorset Press 1985 088029048X / 9780880290487 1st Edition. Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket Very Fine Very Fine Book Unknowen 
1st. Edition 1985 Dorset Press , Hardcover in the dust jacket , 352 page book with some black & white maps. Condition : Very Fine. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 12.00 USD
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9 A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE GREAT LAKES Hatcher , Harlan & Walter , Erich
New York Bonanza 1963 Not Stated. Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Various Contributors 
1963 , Hardcover with the dust jacket , 344 page book with 500 illustrations . Condition : Very Good. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 28.00 USD
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10 A Resident's Recollections Klos, Lloyd E.
Interlaken, New York, U.S.A. Heart of the Lakes Pub 1987 1557870284 / 9781557870285 1st Edition. Soft cover Fine Book Unknowen Inscribed by Author(s)
1st. Edition 1987 , Soft cover ina illustrated paper wrap, 223 page book with black & white photo illustrations. This copy is also signed by the author on the title page . Condition : Fine. Size: 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 A River - A Town - A Poet : A Walk Together with Hans Christian Andersen Dreslov , Aksel
Dufour Edition Skandinavisk Bogforlag 1960 1st. American Edition. Hardcover Fine Very Good Book William Hansen 
1st. ed. USA , Hardcover with the dust cover , 149 page book . With 36 tipped in color photos and 11 black and white.Focus on the story tellers early years . Condition : Fine / Very Good . Tipped to the back blank page is the Library of Congress cards for this book in the LOC envelope. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 125.00 USD
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A SCENE OF ADORNMENT : Decoraation in The Victorian Home, Swinney , H.J.
12 A SCENE OF ADORNMENT : Decoraation in The Victorian Home Swinney , H.J.
Rochester, NY. Memorial Art Gallery 1975 1st Edition. Soft Cover as Only Issued Fine Book Author 
1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1975, Soft cover with illustrated wraps, 109 page book with index . Illustrated with color and black & white illustrations . Condition : Fine , ex-owners small note at back cover. Size: 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 A SHORT ACCOUNT OF THE FIRST SETTLEMENT OF THE PROVINCES OF VIRGINIA , MARYLAND , NEW YORK , NEW JERSEY , AND PENSYLVANIS BY THE ENGLISH Unknowen
New York American Geographical Society 1922 Limited Edition. Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket as Issued Book 
1st. Reprinting Limited Edition 1922 no. 385 of 790 copies , with tipped in folding map. Condition : Near Fine but missing the slip case. Size: 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Price: 45.00 USD
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A STORM IN FLANDERS : The Ypres Salient , 1914-1918 : Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front, Groom , Winston
14 A STORM IN FLANDERS : The Ypres Salient , 1914-1918 : Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front Groom , Winston
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2002 0871138425 / 9780871138422 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing. Hard Cover Cloth / Dust Jacket Very Fine Very Fine Various Contributors 
1st. edition , 1st. Printing 2002 , Hardcover in the dust jacket illusted map end pagies , 276 page book . Illustrated with black & white illustrustion . Condition : Very Fine . Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A VICTORIAN PORTRAIT : Victorian Life and Values as Seen Through the Work of Studio Photographers, Briggs , Asa / Miles Archie
15 A VICTORIAN PORTRAIT : Victorian Life and Values as Seen Through the Work of Studio Photographers Briggs , Asa / Miles Archie
New York Harper & Row 1989 0060162015 / 9780060162016 1st. American Edition. Hardcover Cloth & Dust Jacket Very Fine Very Fine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Various Artist 
1st. Edition USA , 1989 . Brown cloth hardcover in the dust jacket , 220 page book with black & white photo-illustrations . Condition : Very Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 A Visual History of Costume: Four Volume Set Various Contributiors
New York, New York, U.S.A. Drama Book Publishers 1st Edition. Hard Cover W/ Slip Case Fine Fine Book Various Contributors 
1st.ed. 1983 / 1984 ,Cloth hardcovers with an illustrated dust jackets in a custom slip case , 592 page set with over 600 illustrations in black and white with 32 in color .An easy-to-use reference book on the history of dress . Each illustration is captioned in a consistent way , under the labels "Head" , "Body", "Accessories": the clothes are not only clearly described , but also explained and interpreted. . Book one : The Sixteenth Century, by Jane Ashelford , Book two : The Seventeenth Century , by Valerie Cumming . Book three : The Eighteenth Century , by Aileen Ribeiro . Book four : The Nineteenth Century , by Vanda Foster . A very scarce set to have , now long out of print and one of the most reliable and easy to use reference books on the history of dress . Each volume cover one century. Condition As stated. Please do not ask to break this four volume set. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 700.00 USD
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17 Aces of the Air French , Joseph Lewis
Mass. McLoughlin Bros. 1930 Not Stated. Hard Cover Cloth Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book Unknown 
1930 copyright thus first, Hardcover with red cloth and black letters on th ecover and spine , 313 page book. illusrated with black and white photos and drawings. With an introduction by Captain eddie Rickenbacker . From the foreword : " Aviation is destined to become , in the not too distant furture , what the automotive industry is in the world today." Condition: Very Good , with a corner bump and damp stain with some bleading to the inside boock pages . A complete book and tight in binding , See the book on our secure book site at : GibbsBooks. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 AFTER SUCH KNOWLEDGE : Memory , History , and the Aftermath of the Holocaust Hoffman , Eva
New York Public Affairs 2004 1586480464 / 9781586480462 1st Edition. Illustrated Softcover Very Fine Book 
1st.edition 1st. printing of the ARC 2004 Soft cover , 247 page book . Condition : Very Fine . Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 AFTER THE FALL : Srebrenica Survivors in St. Louis McMarthy , Patrick
Missoui Missouri Historical Society 2000 1883982367 / 9781883982362 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Fine Very Fine Book Tom Maday 
1st. edition 1st. printing 2000, red cloth hardcover with the dust jacket, 155 page book with black & white photographs by Tom Maday . Condition : Very Fine ( new) . Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Against All Odds : The British Army of 1939-40 Smurthwaite , David
London , UK. National Army Museum 1990 0901721174 / 9780901721174 1st Edition. Pictorial Hard Cover New Book Unknown 
1st.ed. 1990 , Hardcover with photo pictorial boards , 96 page book . Illustrated with black and white photos maps and charts. This is the 50th. Anniversary DUNKIRK 1940-1990.Condition : New. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 10.50 USD
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