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The Story of Corn

By: Fussell, Betty

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01101949

ISBN: 0394578058

Condition: Near Fine


From Library Journal: Like a modern variety of Zea mays , this book is a sophisticated hybrid, a skillful blend of history, science, art, and anthropology. Written in a lively and nontechnical style, with 150 photographs and 100 line drawings, it is an accessible, handsome volume. 356pp. View more info

The Age of Uncertainty

By: Galbraith, John Kenneth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin & Co.: 1977

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01058201

ISBN: 0395249007

Condition: Very Good


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Bloodline of the Holy Grail: The Hidden Lineage of Jesus Revealed

By: Gardner, Laurence

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 2003

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 01064339

ISBN: 0760707359

Condition: Fine


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The Columbia History of the World

By: Garraty, John A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Dorset Press: 1987

Edition: 8th Thus

Seller ID: 01062424

ISBN: 0880290048

Condition: VG+


1237pp. Presentation bookplate ffep. View more info

The Columbia History of the World

By: Garraty, John A., and Peter Gay, Eds.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Dorset Press: 1984

Edition: 3rd Thus

Seller ID: 01109375

ISBN: 0880290048

Condition: Near Fine


1237pp. Tiny soiled spot on outside edge of text block. View more info

Hangups from Way Back: Historical Myths and Canons, 2-Vol. Set

By: Gentles, Frederick, and Melvin Steinfeld

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Canfield Press: 1970

Seller ID: 00028310

Condition: Very Good (small fault)


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The History of Photography, from the Earliest Use of the Camera Obscura in the Eleventh Century Up to the Modern Era

By: Gernsheim, Helmut, with Alison Gernsheim

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1969

Seller ID: 01115156

Condition: Very Good


599pp. 390 illustrations. Dust jacket has several closed edge tears, a small chip at top of spine, and is creased on front flyleaf. Quite presentable within new Brodart sleeve. View more info

Distrust That Particular Favor

By: Gibson, William

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2012

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01096487

ISBN: 039915843X

Condition: Fine


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Tower of Babble: How The United Nations Has Fueled Global Chaos

By: Gold, Dore

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Forum: 2004

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01089253

ISBN: 1400054753

Condition: Near Fine


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Cults, Conspiracies, and Secret Societies: The Straight Scoop on Freemasons, The Illuminati, Skull and Bones, Black Helicopters, The New World Order, and Many, Many Mor

By: Goldwag, Arthur

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Vintage Books: 2009

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 01106401

ISBN: 0307390675

Condition: Fine


"The kind of reference manual that the Internet cannot supplant . . . Goldwag keeps the facts straight and gives the rumors -- no matter how lurid and entertaining -- about as much respect as they deserve." - The Washington Post. 332pp. View more info

Heroines: Demigoddess, Prima Donna, Movie Star

By: Goodrich, Norma Lorre

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1993

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01097714

ISBN: 0060169958

Condition: Very Good


One page corner turn-back crease. View more info

A Time for Tea: Travels Through China and India in Search of Tea

By: Goodwin, Jason

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1991

Edition: 1st U.S. Printing

Seller ID: 01054038

ISBN: 0394579410

Condition: Near Fine


From Publishers Weekly: Armchair travelers and tea connoisseurs will welcome English writer Goodwin's lively treatise cum travel book on the cultivation and trade of tea. Starting in southern China, where cha originated as the drink of emperors, he follows the trail to today's English cottages and London drawing rooms. Each distinctive blend of tea is credited with unique medical and other properties, from rare lc per web oolong picked from 1000-year-old bushes to Darjeeling, grown in the gardens of Assam and traded at the world's largest tea auctions in monsoon-drenched cosmopolitan Calcutta.... View more info

Mr. Langshaw's Square Piano: The Story of the First Pianos and How They Caused a Cultural Revolution

By: Goold, Madeline

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, BlueBridge: 2009

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01102353

ISBN: 1933346213

Condition: Near Fine


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Riddles in History

By: Gordon, Cyrus H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1974

Seller ID: 01013762

ISBN: 0517504146

Condition: Very Good


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A Thread Across the Ocean: The Heroic Story of the Transatlantic Cable

By: Gordon, John Steele

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Perennial: 2003

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01039985

Condition: Near Fine


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Taxes, Liberty and Property: The Role of Taxation in Democratization and National Unity (511-1787)

By: Grapperhaus, Ferdinand H.M.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Meijburg & Co.: 1989

Seller ID: 01098811

ISBN: 9060116658

Condition: Fine


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Contrary to Popular Belief: More than 250 False Facts Revealed

By: Green, Joey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Broadway Books: 2005

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01097052

ISBN: 0767919920

Condition: Near Fine


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Rebels & Fugitives

By: Grice, Frederick

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford Ltd.: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00028893

Condition: Very Good


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National Geographic Atlas of World History

By: Grove, Noel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, National Geographic Society: 1997

Seller ID: 01052556

ISBN: 0792270487

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. View more info

National Geographic Atlas of World History

By: Grove, Noel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, National Geographic Society: 1997

Seller ID: 01107553

ISBN: 0792270487

Condition: Near Fine


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