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AMERICA'S GREAT COMIC-STRIP ARTISTS
Written by Richard Marschall. Illustrated by R.F. Outcault; F. Opper; Harold Gray; Charles M. Schulz; et al..
Stock no. 2131007
Published by Abbeville Press. Circa 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with silver title to spine. Includes various reproduced comic strips in b/w and colour. ISBN: 0896599175. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tape repairs to top and tail of spine.
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RAILROADS IN THE WOODS
Written by John T. Labbe; Vernon Goe.
Stock no. 1817096
Published by Oso Publishing Company. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Between the days of the horse and bull teams and the coming of diesel power was a unique period of American history: the age of steam-powered equipment to harvest the big timber out of ancient forests. This book is a comprehensive look at the men, the machines, and the methods at work during logging's "glory days". Large format. Black boards, gilt titles. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0964752107. Minor foxing to top edge of text block.
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DEATH, TAXES, AND LEAKY WADERS
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816610
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.

A John Gierach Fly-Fishing Treasury. A collection of forty of Gierach's finest essays on fishing from six of his books. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0684868598. Well read but contents clean.
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ANOTHER LOUSY DAY IN PARADISE
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816599
Published by Excellent Press. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The author's series of fishing adventures taking the reader from the banks of his native Colorado rivers to remote northern wilderness regions where you have to fly in and hope to get out in a float plane and there are bears about. How to react to the Theft of a new can rod to Planning a Game Dinner and clearing out the deep freeze at the same time... Brown cloth spine with silver title, blue paper boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1900318016.
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THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF NORTH AMERICAN LOCOMOTIVES
Written by Brian Hollingsworth.
Stock no. 1816404
Published by Salamander Books Ltd. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A historical directory of America's greatest locomotives from 1830 to the present day (1984). Large format. Black boards with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0861011481.
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THE WAR OF 1812: A FORGOTTEN CONFLICT
Written by Donald R. Hickey.
Stock no. 1816165
Published by University of Illinois Press. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The military, political, diplomatic, economic, social and financial history of the American war with Great Britain. Blue cloth boards, Silver title to spine in burgundy title block. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0252016130. Old price label to rear panel of dustwrapper.
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THE AMERICAN ARSENAL
Written by Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 1816067
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The World War II Official Standard Ordnance Catalog of Small Arms, Tanks, Armored Cars, Artillery, Antiaircraft Guns, Ammunition, Grenades, Mines, Etcetera. Introduction by Ian V. Hogg. Large format. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 1853672548.
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BIRDS OF CAPE MAY
Written by Kevin T. Karlson. Illustrated by Kevin T. Karlson.
Stock no. 2124607
Published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd.. Circa 2010. Nearly fine condition.

Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos throughout by author. Additional photographs by Lloyd Spitalnik. ISBN: 9780764335341.
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THIS IS TEXAS
Written by Miroslav Sasek.
Stock no. 2124575
Published by W.H. Allen. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine is bumped and a little faded. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents are very good and bright. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with large tears to front panel repaired with magic sticky tape.
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DEEP TROUT: ANGLING IN POPULAR CULTURE
Written by William Washabaugh; Catherine Washabaugh.
Stock no. 1815705
Published by Berg. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Angling in America. Blue pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 185973393X. Remains of small label to rear board.
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BURY US UPSIDE DOWN
Written by Rick Newman; Don Shepperd.
Stock no. 1609970
Published by Ballantine Books. c. 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Misty Pilots and the Secret Battle for the Ho Chi Minh Trail. 480 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0345465377. Second printing.
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POWERBOAT RACING ON THE CHESAPEAKE
Written by William W. Mowbray.
Stock no. 1609954
Published by Tidewater Publishers. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. 116 pages. ISBN: 0870334735.
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