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America's Outdoor Wonders (State Parks And Sanctuaries)

By: Allen, Thomas B. / Fishbein, Seymour L. / Franklin, Dixie / McCauley, Jane R. / Robbins, Michael W.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1987

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001620


001620: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "A story of our state parks, a choice sampler of surprising range and diversity. Some are known the world over: Niagara Reservation in New York, now the oldest state park; Adirondack Park, a historic pleasuring ground, with its 2,000 lakes and 46 mountains over 4,000 feet tall; the fluted cliffs of Na Pali Coast State Park in Hawaii. Many others, though locally cherished, are s... View more info

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America's Hidden Wilderness (Lands Of Seclusion)

By: Allen, Thomas B. / Mobley, George F. / Raffan, James / Ramsay, Cynthia Russ / Thybony, Scott / Venino, Suzanne / Wilkerson, S. Jeffrey K.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1988

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001621


001621: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "The seven realms explored in this book vary widely. Some encompass remote, challenging terrain; others offer solitude and spectacular vistas accessible by trails or roads. The authors and photographers - bushwhacking on foot, or venturing forth by plane, horseback, canoe, and dugout - discovered a special kinship with nature and a heightened sense of self. " If interested,... View more info

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Southwest Expressions

By: Baca, Elmo / Markoutsas, Elaine

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Publications International: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 004193


004193: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Bottom edge of dustjacket is slightly wrinkled. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "The first Southwest expressions were the pueblos and Spanish missions. The old is made new again in homes that have their roots in the past. As rugged and romantic as a dude ranch, Southwest expressions take on special charm in homes that recall the Old West of gold miners, pioneers, and cowboys. In today's Southwest expressions,... View more info

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We Americans (A Volume In The Story Of Man Library)

By: Boorstin, Daniel J. (Editor)

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1975

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003256


003256: No Jacket as Issued. Boards are colorful pictorial hard cover with a leatherette spine and gilt title on front & spine. Contains 659 illustrations, including 439 photographs. Content sections include: Picturing Our Past, From the Land to the Machine, Voyage to Eden, Working the American Land, The Planting of Cities, Living Through a Revolution, 1776 Birth of the Nation, A New World of Learning, Americans on the Move, Tying the Nation Together, The People's Choic... View more info

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Norman Rockwell's America

By: Finch, Christopher

Price: $46.00

Publisher: H. N. Abrams: 1976

Store ID: 006640


006640: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Bright Red Boards (with silver and blue lettering on front and spine) and pages are clean, unmarked (except for neat prior owner's bookplate on front flyleaf) , brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Dustjacket has several well-repaired edge cuts and a small 1/4 inch edge chip. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "A nostalgic collection of Norman Rockwell's scenes of twentieth century American life i... View more info

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Weird Wisconsin : Your Travel Guide To Wisconsin's Local Legends And Best Kept Secrets

By: Godfrey, Linda S. / Hendricks, Richard D.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Sterling Publishing Company: 2005

Edition: First Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 009602


009602: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "As all good Wisconsinites know, there is a lot more to the Badger State than, well, badgers. We have cows, cheese, the Packers, bratwurst, lakes, the Packers, polkas, cornfields, and the Packers. But Wisconsin is also filled to the brim with weirdness. And the best chroniclers of our st... View more info

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Weird Wisconsin : Your Travel Guide To Wisconsin's Local Legends And Best Kept Secrets

By: Godfrey, Linda S. / Hendricks, Richard D.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Sterling Publishing Company: 2005

Edition: First Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 012495


012495: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for bumping of front lower board corner). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "As all good Wisconsinites know, there is a lot more to the Badger State than, well, badgers. We have cows, cheese, the Packers, bratwurst, lakes, the Packers, polkas, cornfields, and the Packers. But Wisconsin is also filled to... View more info

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Illinois Central: Main Line Of Mid-America (All-Color Photography Of The Largest North-South Railroad In The United States)

By: Heimburger, Donald J.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Forest Park, Illinois, Heimburger House Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 007144


007144: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. LCCN# 94-74490. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book Book is lightly worn at bottom edge of spine and dustjacket has small well-repaired edge cut. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Illustrated front and back endpapers. "This book relives the history of this major north-south 6, 700-mile railroad in 350 colour photos. The book highlights IC's extensi... View more info

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Window On America (Discovering Her Natural Beauty)

By: Howarth, William / Lee, Christine Eckstrom / Miller, Mark / O'Neill, Thomas / Richards, Bill / Urquhart, Jennifer C.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1987

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001625


001625: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Discover the allure of places ranging from a lush rain-forest Eden on Hawaii's Molokai to a wintry Cape Cod beach a swirl in snow. You will explore some places that are well known and long loved, such as the Grand Canyon. Others will surprise and intrigue, such as Tennessee's Reelfoot Lake - formed by an earthquake that jolted the eastern U. S. In the winter of 1811-12." I... View more info

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Disney's America On Parade (A History Of The U. S. A. In A Dazzling, Fun - Filled Pageant)

By: Jacobs, David

Price: $23.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Harry N Abrams: 1975

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006638


006638: Boards are blue/aquamarine with silver gilt "marching band & soldiers" emblem on front and lettering on spine. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. LCCN# 75-22066. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Text, pictures, and photos record the extravaganza of historical moments produced daily at Disneyland and Walt Disney World to commemorate the bicentennial during 1975 and 1976.": 9 x 11.25 in.: 143 pages View more info

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America's Great Hideaways

By: Larson, Erik / O'Neill, Thomas / Ramsay, Cynthia Russ / Urquhart, Jennifer C.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1986

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001615


001615: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Explores more than a dozen idyllic yet dissimilar retreats, which together mirror the continent's diverse heritage. Included in this spectrum are posh resorts and unspoiled natural getaways, from surf-washed seashores to sun-blasted deserts. Each site claims unique characteristics, distinctively local flavors - yet all have a single trait in common, that of being an alluring v... View more info

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Great American Journeys

By: Larson, Erik / O'Neill, Thomas / Ramsay, Cynthia Russ / Urquhart, Jennifer C.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1988

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001617


001617: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Four authors set out in the spirit of 19th-century wayfarer Robert Louis Stevenson to discover the delights of travel. Each writer chose a different mode of locomotion - foot and horse, boat train, and automobile - and traced historic routes across the American land. Their reports and the accompanying photographs form a riveting mosaic of people and of places encountered along... View more info

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The Beauty Of America (In Great American Art)

By: Polley, Robert (Editor)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Waukesha, Wisconsin, Country Beautiful Foundation: 1965

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004139


004139: "With selections from the writings of renowned American authors. More than 120 reproductions. " Corners of boards and spine are rubbed. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Introduction by Tracy Atkinson (Director, Milwaukee Art Center) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book: 9.25 x 12.25 in.: 162 pages View more info

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Chasing Monarchs (Migrating With The Butterflies Of Passage)

By: Pyle, Robert Michael

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, Houghton Mifflin - Riverside Press: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 004505


004505: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Copy has prior owner's nameplate neatly affixed to corner of front flyleaf. Boards and all other pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "One of the most fascinating books every written about butterflies. It's also a lively and compelling travel book about the American West, filled with unforgettable places and characters, both animal and human. ... View more info

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Investment Biker (On The Road With Jim Rogers)

By: Rogers, Jim

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Random House: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003673


003673: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Front and back endpapers are decorated with world map of author's travels. "He'd always dreamed of taking a trip around the world on his bike, and in 1990, with his girlfriend, Tabitha Estabrook, he did just that. They set out not only to travel, but to learn about the world's developing countries and investment markets by actually going to them. " : 6.25 x 9.5 in.: 402 pages View more info

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America's Ancient Cities

By: Stuart, Gene S.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1988

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001616


001616: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Spanning more than 14,000 years of human history, AMERICA'S ANCIENT CITIES reveals how settlements evolved and how urban centers grew and functioned. Millennia ago, prehistoric hunters and gatherers dispersed and peopled the continent. Later, Eastern Woodland cultures constructed mounds and earthworks, and fishing and whaling villages developed along the Northwest Coast. "... View more info

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Life - The American Immigrant (An Illustrated History)

By: Sullivan, Robert (Editor)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Time-Life: 2004

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003688


003688: Foreword by Frank McCourt. Magazine-style book. Volume 4, No. 4 * September 20, 2004. Content Chapters include: The First Americans * The Promised Land * All-American Food * Growing Pains * All-American Music * Playing by the Numbers * All-American Fun & Games * Our Diverse Nation * Just One More. : 9 x 11 in.: 128 pages View more info

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America's Seashore Wonderlands

By: Venino, Tom Melham / H. Robert Morrison / Wheeler J. North / Cynthia Russ Ramsay / Suzanne

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1985

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001627


001627: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Birds everywhere: Gulls wheeling, watchful, picking off stray chicks on the Farallon rocks ... Hummingbirds flickering amid the orchid-draped mangroves of Yucatan ... Herons stalking the Sapelo marshes ... Autumn hawks funneling into Cape May ... Yellowlegs fishing the bayside of Cape Cod ... Sandpipers running with the surf, pecking, piping - everywhere. " If interested, ... View more info

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Exploring The West

By: Viola, Herman J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Books - Harry N. Abrams: 1988

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 007372


007372: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Stated First Edition, Printing Number Line (5 4 3 2 1). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Content Chapters include: Jefferson's Vision * From Sea To Shining Sea * The Great Reconnaissance * "Arsenic And Directions" * Megatheria At Large * The Last Frontier * End Of An Era * Toward A New Sensibility. "Who remem... View more info

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America's Wild Woodlands

By: Windsor, William Howarth / Jane R. McCauley / H. Robert Morrison / Jennifer C. Urquhart . Merrill

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1985

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001630


001630: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Tells the fascinating story of our forest heritage. Along the way, you will learn of the abuse our woodlands have suffered. By the latter 1800s, only remnants of America's timberlands remained in many places. Before the turn of the century, Congress passed the first legislation aimed at protecting our woodlands. And in Canada, with its vast forest reserves, provincial agencies... View more info