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Walking The Hudson Batt To Bear : From The Battery To Bear Mountain

By: Adler, Cy A.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Green Eagle Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 007411

ISBN: 0914018043

Condition: Very Good


007411: Lower corner of front cover is slightly creased. Otherwise, covers and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Includes many black & white pictures as well as detailed maps. "A Unique Guide to Walking the First 50 or so Miles of the Proposed Hudson River Shore Trail. This book will guide fishermen, bird watchers, saunterers, environmentalists, and vacationers as well as walkers. It desc... View more info

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The Underseas Discoveries Of Jacques-Yves Cousteau (Boxed Set of Three -3- Volumes)

By: Cousteau, Jacques - Yves / Diole', Philippe

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Edison, New Jersey, Bristol Park Books: 1990

Store ID: 001387

ISBN: 0884860175

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


001387: Copyrighted in 1970. Translated from the French by J. F. Bernard. Three-Volume Set in Box Slip. Books are like new; box is in very good condition with a repaired cut along one edge and a bumped corner. Set includes: Dolphins (ISBN# 0884860159) with 105 photographs in full color, The Shark: Splendid Savage of the Sea (ISBN# 0884860132) with 124 photographs in full color, and The Whale: Mighty Monarch of the Sea (ISBN# 0884860140) with 124 photographs in full color... View more info

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Into The Hearts Of The Amazons (In Search Of A Modern Matriarchy)

By: Demott, Tom

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin, University Of Wisconsin Press - Terrace Books: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 005432

ISBN: 0299216403

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


005432: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Printing Number Line (1 3 5 4 2) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Part rousing travel adventure through a little-known world and part popular ethnography, exploring how Zapotec women earned their legendary status in a remote corner of southern Mexico. To satisfy his curiosity about this culture, Tom DeMott journeyed to the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, where he discovered a thriving modern-day matriarchy among th... View more info

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Islands: Scientific American Library Series

By: Menard, H. W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Oxford, England / New York, New York, Scientific American Books - W. H. Freeman & Co.: 1986

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006970

ISBN: 0716750171

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


006970: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Printing Number Line (1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0) . Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. This book is number 17 of the Series. Content Chapters include: Oceanic Islands of the World (Maps) * Finding Islands * Plate Tectonics and Islands * Distribution of Oceanic Volcanoes * Sea Level * Growth of Isolated Volcanic Islands * Islands Witho... View more info

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Three On A Toothbrush (Adventures And Encounters Around The Globe)

By: Paar, Jack

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company: 1965

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006405

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


006405: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket is price clipped and has a light crease near the bottom front. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "For nearly ten years Jack Paar has travelled across America via television, bringing wit, entertainment (and some lively battles) into millions of homes. Off the screen he has travelled to the far corners of the globe in search of exciting stories. ": 5.75 x 8.5 in.: 276 pages View more info

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World Mountaineering (The World's Great Mountains By The World's Great Mountaineers)

By: Salkeld, Audrey (Editor) / Bonington, Chris (Foreword By)

Price: $21.50

Publisher: London, England, Mitchell Beazley: 2005

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 007560

ISBN: 1845331427

Condition: New


007560: BRAND NEW - No Remainder Marks. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Go higher and higher with the world’s leading mountaineers as they describe 50 of the most spectacular peaks from around the globe: their routes, their challenges, and their climbing history, plus compelling climbing experiences that are sure to inspire. Contributions come from Iain Allan on Mount Kenya; G... View more info

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World Mountaineering (The World's Great Mountains By The World's Great Mountaineers)

By: Salkeld, Audrey (Editor) / Bonington, Chris (Foreword By)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: London, England, Mitchell Beazley: 2005

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 007786

ISBN: 1845331427

Condition: New


007786: BRAND NEW - No Remainder Marks. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Go higher and higher with the world’s leading mountaineers as they describe 50 of the most spectacular peaks from around the globe: their routes, their challenges, and their climbing history, plus compelling climbing experiences that are sure to inspire. Contributions come from Iain Allan on Mount Kenya; G... View more info

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Pacific Alamo : The Battle For Wake Island

By: Wukovits, John

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New American Library: 2003

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012488

ISBN: 0451208730

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


012488: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Includes 16 pages of photographs. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Stated First Printing. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "It began in the shadow of Pearl Harbor-mere hours after the first attack on the day that would 'live in infamy.' But few know the full story of Wake Island. Now a prominent military historian, breaking new ground on the assault,... View more info