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Uttermost Parts of the Earth

By: Bridges, E. Lucas (Author) / Tschiffely, A. F. (Introduction By)

Price: $76.50

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Company: 1950

Edition: First Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 013610

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


013610: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Contains 97 photographs and 5 maps. Dustjacket is complete but has several small chips or cuts along edges. Book's boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for prior owner's name and date (9/12/50) inscribed on front flyleaf), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "This remarkable volume tells of a life which, in hardships faced and dangers overcome, makes m... View more info

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In The Presence Of My Enemies

By: Burnham, Gracia / Merrill, Dean

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Wheaton, Illinois, Tyndale House Publishers: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 002768

ISBN: 0842381384

Condition: Very Good in Fine Dust Jacket


002768: Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "A gripping account of the kidnapping of American missionaries and their year of terror in the Philippine jungle. " Original owner's name stamp has been whited out on inside of covers. "Soon after September 11, the news media stepped up its coverage of the plight of Martin and Gracia Burnham, the missionary couple captured and held hostage in the Philippine jungle by t... View more info

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Dragon Hunter : Roy Chapman Andrews and the Central Asiatic Expeditions

By: Gallenkamp, Charles (Author) / Novacek, Michael J. (Foreword By)

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Viking: 2001

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013906

ISBN: 0670890936

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


013906: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Written in Association with the American Museum of Natural History. "The true story of a real life 'Indiana Jones' - the explorer-scientist who discovered Mongolia's Flaming Cliffs and Velociraptor." Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Has full number line (1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : B&W Photographs: 6.25 x 9.25 in.: 344... View more info

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I Married Adventure : The Lives And Adventures Of Martin And Osa Johnson

By: Johnson, Osa

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Halcyon House: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 011299

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


011299: No dustjacket is included. Is ex-library copy in dark brown boards, with library white marking at bottom of faded spine, and library stamp found on one interior page. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Has small light stain at top of first few pages. Contains over 60 pages of black and white photographic illustrations. "Here, in a story about everywhere ... 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

ISBN: 0679422552

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


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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Fire And Air : A Life On The Edge

By: Wagstaff, Patty / Cooper, Ann L.

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Review Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 012455

ISBN: 1556523106

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


012455: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Patty Wagstaff has made it to the top in aerobatics, one of the most dangerous and demanding sports in the world. Within five years of earning her pilot's license and only three years after her first aerobatic lesson, Patty earned a place on the U.S. Aerobatic Team. In less than fourt... View more info

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Life's Adventure: The Story Of A Varied Career

By: Worcester, Elwood

Price: $103.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1932

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 011306

Condition: Very Good with no Dust Jacket


011306: No dustjacket is included. Book has "A" Number Line and Scribner's seal. Boards are Dark Red with Gilt Lettering on front and spine. Front lettering is bright, spine is faded, and front has some faded spots or streaks on it. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated, but no writing found at all), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Elwood Worcester was involved in religion and psychic ... View more info