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121 Ashley, Keith H. and Vicki L. Rolland; eds. The Florida Anthropologist. Volume 66, Nos. 1-2.
Gainesville: Florida Anthropological Society, 2013. 
Quarto, softbound, 79 pp. Photos., illus. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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122 Ashton, Jacqueline. Boca Raton Pioneers and Addison Mizner.
Boca Raton: Boca Raton History Book / St. Andrews Country Club, (1984). Revised edition. 
Quarto, stiff color-illustrated wrappers, stapled, 32 pp. Photos. Near-Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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123 Ashton, Jacqueline. Boca Raton Pioneers and Addison Mizner.
Boca Raton: Boca Raton History Book / St. Andrews Country Club, (1984). Revised edition. 
Quarto, stiff color-illustrated wrappers, stapled, 32 pp. Photos. Near-Fine. Florida history. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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124 Ashton, John. Old Times: A Picture of Social Life at the End of the Eighteenth Century.
New York: Scribner & Welford, 1885. First American Edition. 
Octavo, gilt-stamped red cloth, rebacked with red cloth, calf label, top edge gilt, uncut, xii + 354 pp. Frontis and 87 full-page plates. Very Good; corners bumped. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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125 Ashworth, Chris. AVRO's Maritime Heavyweight: The Shackleton.
Aston Publications, (1990). Number 6 of a limited edition of 100 signed copies for The Shckleton Association. 
Quarto, leatherbound, gilt letters, 247 pp. Fine, with bookplate, in a Near-Fine, price-clipped dust jacket. From dust jacket: When the Shackleton is finally made redundant by the Boeing Sentry AEW.1 in 1991 it will have completed 40 years of frontline operational service with the Royal Air Force -- an achievement without parallel amongst four-engined ‘heavies' and undreamed of when the aircraft was first projected in 1944. In 11 fully illustrated chapters this book details the development and service history of this long-lived aircraft, covering not only the maritime reconnaissance role for which it was originally inteneded, but also its use for air-sea rescue, trooping, colonial policing and airborne early warning. Three additional chapters explore the Shackleton's operations with the South African Air Force, it suse on research work, and projects. Nine appendices provide extensive information on specifications, performance, colour schemes and markings, production contracts and, last but not least, individual histories of every Shackleton built -- invaluable for model makers and old Shackleton ‘hands' interested in discovering just what did happen to ‘their' aircraft. The book contains over 250 illustrations, has four pages of full-colour artwork and a magificent cut-away drawing. Diagrams illustrate the usage of the aircraft during SAR and maritime operations... 
Price: 30.00 USD
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126 Ashworth, Chris. RAF Coastal Command, 1936-1969.
Patrick Stephens Limited, (1992). 
Octavo, blue boards (hardcover), gilt letters, 256 pp. Fine, with bookplate; in a Fine dust jacket. From dust jacket: Although RAF Coastal Command existed for 33 years, playing a key role throughout the SEcond World War and beyond, it was little known by the general public or understood by the rest of the Royal Air Force. Formed in 1936, it as still a small reconnaissance force at the outbreak of war, operating almost exlusively on behalf of the Royal Navy. But gradually “Coastal” became an essential part of offensive maritime operations against both the German U-boats and surface shipping. The closing of the Atlantic Gap in 1941-2 and the successful Bay of Biscay operations helped force the U-botas on to the defensive and prevent them starving Britain of food and the means to fight -- while the Strike Wing concept was vital in the battle against the enemy's coastal shipping. The Command had responsibility for “weather” flights. It also undertook photo reconnaissance, and air-sea rescue throughout a parish that stretched from Iceland to the Azores. Post-war came the inevitable contraction, but the Command was still a viable force when its assets were handed over to No 18 (Maritime) Group in 1969. The impressive wartime story covers the “reign” of four commanders: Bowhill, Joubert, Slessor, and Sholto Douglas. Woven into the text are the effects of external pressures on forward planning and daily operations -- although taxed with crucial and dangerous work, Coastal Command was always the Cinderella when it came to funding. Also considered in detail are the weapons, equipment and tactics deployed and, post-war, the development of the Shackleton and NImrod... 
Price: 15.00 USD
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127 Ashworth, William. An Economic History of England, 1870-1939.
London: Methuen & Co., [1960]. First Edition. 
Octavo, red cloth (hardcover), vi, 438 pp. Very Good; Preface and first page of text have red ink underlining; dust jacket is chipped and faded. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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128 Asquith, Margot. Margot Asquith, An Autobiography. [Full Set of Four Volumes].
New York: George H. Doran Company, (1920). First American Edition. 
Octavo, red cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, uncut, 276 pp + 282 pp + 239 pp + 227pp. Volumes I and II: Fine, in Very Good dust jackets with foxing & slightly rubbed edges. Volumes III has 1/2 chip to lower spine and its dust jacket has a tear along the upper spine, otherwise, both book and dust jacket are in nice condition, with light edgewear. Volume IV is in Near-Fine condition in a Very Good dust jacket with foxing & lightly rubbed edges. All are housed in their original, but broken & rubbed boxes. Pages pertaining to the volume have been clipped from The Yale Review and enclosed with the volumes. From Yale Review: A woman who has lived all her life among people of note and events of importance, who has been a lively and attractive figure in a lively and attractive society, whose alert mind is reinforced by keen powers of observation, who has no sense of reserve, no passion for accuracy, and no standard of taste, can hardly fail to write an entertaining book... 
Price: 85.00 USD
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129 Association General Offices. A Policy on Arterial Highways in Urban Areas: American Association of State Highway Officials.
Washington, D.C.: Association General Offices, 1957. 
Octavo, burgundy flexible cloth, gilt letters, edge index, 558 pp. Near-Fine, with light rubbing along edges. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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130 Attenborough, David. Zoo Quest to Guiana.
London: Reprint Society, (1958). 
Octavo, green cloth (hardcover), xii, 210 pp. Photos. Good; some insect damage along top and bottom edges, in a Fine dust jacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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131 Atwater, Edward E. History of the Colony of New Haven to its Absorption into Connecticut by Edward E. Atwater. With Supplementary History and Personnel of the Towns of Branford, Guilford, Milford, Stratford, Norwalk, Southold, Etc. Compiled by Robert Atwater Smith, Assisted by Bessie E. Beach and Lucy M. Hewitt.
Meriden, Conn.: The Journal Publishing Company, 1902. Second Edition, with additional material, two fold-out maps. 
Octavo, brown cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, xii + 767 pp. Very Good, with light shelfwear. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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132 Atwood, C., et al. Tropical Planting Book.
Oneco, Florida: Royal Palm Nurseries, n.d. 
Royal octavo, paperbound (stiff, brown, stapled, illus. wrappers), 75 pp. Neat former-owner signatures to upper cover and title page, scant underlining to text, names of Pres., and Gen. Manager & Treasurer have been blacked out. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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133 Atwood, Evangeline. Anchorage: All-American City.
Portland, Oregon: Binfords & Mort, 1957. 
Octavo, turquoise cloth (hardcover), map illus. endpapers, ix + 117 pp. Very Good, with former-owner inscription; in a Good, mylar protected dust jacket illustrated with a large wrap-around black & white photograph of Anchorage in the 50s, with edgewear that includes chipping. From dust jacket: This is the story of how American ingenuity and determination pushed back the wilderness in Alaska to make one of the finest cities in the nation. It is the story of the first 40 years of a community that defied the laws of economics and overcame shackles that made development difficult and seemingly impossible. Anchorage was started as a temporary construction camp. The people who made it refused to let it die when construction was finished. Instead, they found new sources of livelihood, diversified the economy and attracted more residents. Today Anchorage is the hub of transporation in Alaska, headquarters for the military establishment, center of districution. It is a key stop on global air routes over the North Pacific ocean and the North Pole. It ihas more than 70,000 persons and is truly Alaska's Metropolis. The success of the people in building this magnificent city in the face of mighty odds, in overcoming the hurly-burly and often rowdy life that accompanies pioneer efforts, in lifting themselves out of the mud and dust of dirt streets to make a modern, orderly American city with outstanding cultural, educational and spiritual facilites, has won national acclaim... 
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134 Auerbach, Berthold. Little Barefoot: Or, Strive and Trust. A Tale of Village Life. Translated by H. W. Dulcken, Ph.D. With Seventy-Five Illustrations by B. Vautier.
London: George Routledge and Sons, n.d. 
Royal octavo, red illus. cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, all edges gilt, tissue protected frontis., 194 pp. Poor, with cracked hinges, speckling to covers, and damp staining to rear endpapers & lower cover. Still, the numerous and charming plates are all present, and the text is clean and generally tight; a rare copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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135 Aust, Stefan and Stephan Burgdorff; Editors. Die Flucht: Uber die Vertreibung der Deutschen aus dem Osten.
Stuttgart/Munchen: Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, (2002). 
Octavo, grey boards (hardcover), full-color map illus. endapers, 237 pp. Full-color photo. illus. Near-Fine, with small former-owner signature and slight foxing (age darkened spotting); in a Fine (As New) dust jacket. From dust jacket: Vertreibungsaktionen von beispiellosem Ausmass begleiteten die Kriege des 20. Jahrhunderts. Die ethnischen Flurbereinigungen der nationalsozialistischen Bevolkerungspolitik setzten im Verlauf des Zweiten Weltkriegs im ostlichen Mitteleuropa ein gigantisches Volkerkarussell in Gang, das schliesslich die Vertreibung und Flucht auch von rund 14 Millionen Deutschen aus jahrhundertealten Siedlungsgebieten im Osten zur Folge hatte... 
Price: 15.00 USD
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136 Austin, Margot. Cousin's Treasure. Written and Illustrated by Margot Austin.
New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1960. First Edition, stated. 
Large, square octavo; gold illustrated cloth (hardcover); illus. endpapers, 45 pp. Very Good, with former-owner inscription and light edgewear; in a Fair dust jacket with edgewear that includes chpping and one cellow-tape repaired rip. From dust jacket: The talented creator of Peter Churchmouse now introduces the equally beguiling Cousin, a small, wistful bear, who lives with Uncle. Cousin decides to hunt for buried treasure one day when Uncle is away on big bear business. Armed with a shovel and pail and a treasure map he has made himself, complete with an X to mark the spot, Cousin sets out on his search. But marking the X is easier than finding the spot! While his friends advise, Cousin digs, even agreeing to share the treasure. But when each X spot yields only stones, Cousin doesn't blame his friends for losing interest. Who wants to share stones? By the time two wily promoters appear on the scene, Cousin is exhausted and easily convinced that they know the real X-spot. The surprising treasure he unearths at their direction leaves Cousin a sad, but wiser, bear. His discovery that some “friends” can be false, and that some bears (not to mention any names!) are downright gullible, teaches a wry wisdom spiced with humore. For all who share his adventure, the name Cousin will hold its own rare magic. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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137 Austin, Margot. Margot Austin's Churchmouse Stories: A Collection of Peter Churchmouse and Other Children's Favorites. Illustrated by the Author.
New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1960. Weekly Reader Edition. 
Large octavo, illustrated cloth (hardcover), [64] pp. Very Good, with foxing (age darkened spotting) to covers. From text: Up jumped Peter! S-N-A-P! went the snap-rat! Poor little Peter Churchmouse raised his eyebrows the way he always did when he made a poem, “I wish the cheese I ate / Were on a plate / That wouldn't snap at me / Because I DON'T LIKE IT!” Then Peter sat right down on the big wooden snap-rat and ate his cheese. Every last bit. “Now,” said Peter, “I shall bite another big hole in something so that Parson Pease-Porridge will put more cheese on the snap-rat for tomorrow.” So Peter ate a great big hole in the red felt that lined Parson Pease-Porridge's best collection basket. “There, said Peter, “Parson Pease-Porridge will by sure to notice that!” 
Price: 10.00 USD
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138 Autorites, Gouvernementales Trinidadiennes. Trinidad & Tobago.
Boulogne, France: Editions Delroisse, n.d. [ca. 1985]. First Edition. 
Quarto, navy blue pebbled boards (167) pp. Text in English, French, Spanish and German. Color photos throughout, map endpapers. Fine in dust jacket with mylar protector. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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139 Averell, William Woods. [Eckert, Edward K. and Nicholas J. Amato, eds.] Ten Years in the Saddle: The Memoir of William Woods Averell. Edited by Edward K. Eckert and Nicholas J. Amato.
San Rafael: Presidio Press, [1978]. 
1st edition. Octavo, tan boards (hardbound), xiv, 443 pp. Illus. Near-Fine in a slightly rubbed dust jacket. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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140 Avery, D. The Concise Illustrated Book of Fighters of World War II.
New York: W. H. Smith Publishers Inc., [1989]. 
Oblong octavo, full-colour illus. boards (hardcover), 46 pp. Fine (As New), in like dust jacket. Full-colour illustrations. Includes glossary. “This concise volume contains examples of the fighters which faced each other during World War II. Each example is fully illustrated and accompanied by complete specifications.” 
Price: 10.00 USD
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