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Seeing England from the Fifty Yard Line

By: Baldwin, George H.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Georgetown, Connecticut, Spectacle Lane Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 002459

ISBN: 0930753208

Condition: Very Good +


200 pp. Nearly new. Inscribed by author: "To Sophie, a very special lady. George Baldwin." An American football coach recounts his retirement trip to England to coach a team in Colchester just learning American-style football. Baldwin is now a resident of Ormond Beach. Florida. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

King Cotton

By: Combs, Evelyn Kelley

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ormond Beach, Florida, Southern Heritage Publishing: 1982

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 002352

ISBN: 0933078102

Condition: Very Good


227 pp. Light rubbing along spine. Signed by author with inscription to "Kay" on inside front cover. A former Georgia radio writer spins a tale of Georgia farmers struggling during the Depression. The author now resides in Ormond Beach, Fl. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Memoirs of a "Little Italian Boy"

By: Govoni, David A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, Writers Club Press (iUniverse): 2002

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006094

Condition: Very Good


179 pp. Cover curled but still close to new. Inscribed by author to "golf buddy Mike." The son of Italian immigrants who started a grocery business in Salem, Mass., reflects fondly on his boyhood and then his career as a technician with Eastern Airlines in Miami. He retired to Spruce Creek Fly-in near Daytona Beach. Size: 8vo- 9 in. Tall View more info

Guide to Survival: How the World Will End

By: Kirban, Salem

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Huntingdon Valley, Pa., Salem Kirban Inc.: 1968

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005028

Condition: Very Good


273 pp. Chipped dust jacket. Apparently donated to a church library, but book shows little wear. Clean text, slightly bumped corners. Sturdy binding. Signed by the author. A survey of tumultuous world conditions in the 1960s, particularly the counter-culture movement within the U.S., and a discourse on how this might tie in with predictions of a Rapture and Tribulation as laid out in the Book of Revelation. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In Tall View more info

The Charm

By: Niswander, Adam

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Phoenix, Ariz., Integra Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003543

ISBN: 0962614815

Condition: Near Fine


280 pp. Slight edgewear to dj. Bright gilt lettering on black cloth. Inscribed "to Helen" by the author on the half-title page. A tale about a Native American demon bringing a freak storm to the Southwest that threatens a nuclear catastrophe unless a team of shamans can intervene in time. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Story Book of Coal

By: Petersham Maud and Miska

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John C. Winston Co.: 1948

Edition: Later Printing.

Seller ID: 010315

Condition: Very Good +


32 unpaginated pages. Pastedown illustration on re front board showing two miners with a canary. Signed by both authors on front endpaper, which has slight yellowing along edges. Text clean. Color illustrations on most pages. Light bumping of corners. Part of a series introducing elementary-grade pupils to various industries. Grades 3-4 reading level, approximately. Size: 8mo -- 7.5 In Tall By 7.5 In Wide View more info

The Story Book of Wool

By: Petersham Maud and Miska

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John C. Winston Co.:

Inscription: By Authors

Seller ID: 010331

Condition: Very Good +


32 unpaginated in blue boards, with pictorial pastedown on front cover, showing shepherd boy guarding sheep at night. Slight edgewear. Signed by both authors on endpaper. Bright multi-color illustrations on most pages. Text approx at reading level for grades 3-5. Story about sheep and woolen industy from ancient times until today. Size: 8mo -- 7.75 in Tall By 7.75 in Wide View more info

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September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows: Turning Tragedy into Hope for a Better World

By: Potorti, David, Ed.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, RDV Books/Akashic Books: 2003

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller ID: 010132

ISBN: 0971920648

Condition: Very Good +


246 pp. Flat-signed by author/editor David Potorti on half-title page. Previous owner's name also on half title page. Small corner crease, lightly read. Spine uncreased. Text clean. A group of 50 relatives of 9-11 victims in the U.S. lay out their peace proposals and opposition to wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in High View more info

Put Off Thy Shoes

By: Voynich, E.L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1945

Edition: 1st Printing Stated

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 009690

Condition: Good


456 pp. Two to three inch slits along front and rear grooves of spine, plus rubbed edges and corners. Blue cloth on spine is sunned, Front endpapers have tan shadows from a 1945 NY Times review taped in. Rear endpaper has a dj blurb about the author pasted in, but no shadowing. Front end paper has the author's signed initials and personal inscription to Liliane and Herbert Davidson (Florida newspaper publishers), "who have watched my child grow, as I have watched the... View more info