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My First Year as a Teacher (First Year Career)
1 My First Year as a Teacher (First Year Career)
Signet 0451188918 / 9780451188915 Paperback GOOD 

Price: 3.50 USD
 
 
2 "( Nigel Nicolson, ed.)" "The War Years 1939-1945 (The Diaries and Letters of Harold Nicolson, Volume II)"
NY 1967 Hardbound VERY GOOD+ 
"Book is tight, bright, clean and square with slight softening of spine ends and a single spot on to top exterior page edges. Grey cloth with gilt lettering and red end papers. Unclipped dust jacket is intact with both a price and ""A Book-of-the-Month Club Selection"" - light age soil and tanned edges with seriously sunned spine. 511 indexed, annotated pages with 10 black and white photos. Member of Parliament ""scholar, diplomat and writer..a British gentleman who looks of quality in all things and finds his greatest courage when affairs are going badly...Scattered among the entries is a remarkable series of letters, mostly between Nicholson and his wife, Vita, known to many readers as V. Sackville-West...)" 
Price: 10.95 USD
 
 
Fire of the North: The Life of St. Cuthbert, "Adam, David"
3 "Adam, David" Fire of the North: The Life of St. Cuthbert
"London, GB" 2003 0281055610 / 9780281055616 Trade Paperback NEW 
"Gift quality! ""vividly relates the story of this central figure in Celtic Christianity…St. Cuthbert, monk and bishop of Lindisfarne...preacher, teacher, and pastor...reputed to have gifts of prophecy and healing...…complemented throughout by prayers specially composed to help us experience the direct force of Celtic spirituality for ourselves."" 144 pages + Bibliography" 
Price: 14.95 USD
 
 
Henry Adams: Novels: Mont Saint Michel; The Education - Democracy: An American Novel; Esther: A Novel; Mont Saint Michel and Chartres; The Education of Henry Adams; Poems, "Adams, Henry"
4 "Adams, Henry" Henry Adams: Novels: Mont Saint Michel; The Education - Democracy: An American Novel; Esther: A Novel; Mont Saint Michel and Chartres; The Education of Henry Adams; Poems
©1983 0940450127 / 9780940450127 (1st printing) Hardbound NEAR FINE/ No DJ 
"As new except for @ a dozen folded page corners and Strand sticker inside front cover. The Education is the 1919 Pulitzer Prize winner by the grandson & great-grandson of 2 American Presidents which was originally self-published; Democracy was originally published anonymously and pirated by many; Mont St. Michel & Chartres is a classic in both art history and American literature. Navy cloth with gilt lettering on spine, printed endpapers, bound-in ribbon bookmark, 1246 pages, 8x5"" (20.3x13cm)" 
Price: 14.95 USD
 
 
"Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, A Young Man and Life's Greatest Lesson", "Albom, Mitch"
5 "Albom, Mitch" "Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, A Young Man and Life's Greatest Lesson"
Doubleday 0385484518 / 9780385484510 Hardcover GOOD 

Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
6 "Albom, Mitch" "Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson"
Anchor 0307275639 / 9780307275639 Mass Market Paperback very good 

Price: 3.50 USD
 
 
7 "Albornoz, Miguel (Jaime Torres Bodet, Prologue)" Hernando de Soto: El Amadis de la Florida
"Madrid, Spain" 1971 (Signed) Trade Paperback NEAR FINE 
"Signed by author. As new except for slight foxing to exterior, top page edges and light rubbing to top and bottom cover edges. ""La figura de De Soto es trancendente para les tres Americas, tanto en su periplo centroamericano de Panama y Nicaragua, como en su destino de primer europeo en hablar al Inca y ser contemplado por el en confirmacion de las profecias andinas, y en su aventura en La Florida..."" 351 pages including Bibliogrphy. Text in Spanish." 
Price: 59.95 USD
 
 
Infidel, "Ali, Ayaan Hirsi"
8 "Ali, Ayaan Hirsi" Infidel
Atria Books 0743289692 / 9780743289696 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
9 "Ali, Tariq (Salman Rushdie, Intro.)" An Indian Dynasty: The Story of the Nehru-Gandhi Family
NY 1985 0399130748 / 9780399130748 (1st edition) Hardbound FINE/Fine 
"As new - gift quality! ""since the departure of the British raj in 1947, India has been ruled for all but three years by a member of one remarkable family (as of 1985).""" 
Price: 13.95 USD
 
 
My Invented Country: A Memoir, "Allende, Isabel"
10 "Allende, Isabel" My Invented Country: A Memoir
Harper Perennial 0060545674 / 9780060545673 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 7.00 USD
 
 
11 "Alliluyeva, Anna & Alliluyev, Sergei (David Tutaev (ed. & trans.)" The Alliluyev Memoirs: Intimate recollections of Svetlana Stalin's Aunt Anna Alliluyeva and Her Grandfather Sergei Alliluyev
1968 (1st thus) Paperback VERY GOOD 
"Tight, slight age tanning of pages, clean and square. Faint surface creases light edgewear to top and bottom edges of covers. ""Published in Moscow in 1946, they were soon suppressed by Stalin and totally withdrawn from circulation…the only authentic documents of a family closely connected with Stalin throughout the two turbulent decades before the Russian Revolution...""" 
Price: 19.95 USD
 
 
12 "Andersen, Christopher" Jack and Jackie: Portrait of an American Marriage
Avon 0380730316 / 9780380730315 Paperback GOOD 

Price: 3.50 USD
 
 
Meant to Be: The True Story of a Son Who Discovers He Is His Mother's Deepest Secret, "Anderson, Walter"
13 "Anderson, Walter" Meant to Be: The True Story of a Son Who Discovers He Is His Mother's Deepest Secret
Harper Perennial 0060099070 / 9780060099077 Trade Paperback GOOD 

Price: 6.95 USD
 
 
14 "Arenas, Mario Castro (Percy Cayo Cordova, Ed.)" Juan Santos Atahuallpa (Los Que Hicieron El Peru #29)
"Lima, Peru" 1987 Trade Paperback VERY GOOD 
"Tight, bright, clean and square. Leader of the rebellion 1742-1755/6 - Short biography. Mid 18th century. 58+ pages. Text in Spanish. " 
Price: 15.95 USD
 
 
15 "Arnold, Arlene D." "My Past Was Written, The Taking of Innocence: A Diary of child Abuse and Escape"
2002 1403355290 / 9781403355294 Trade Paperback FINE 
"As new - gift quality! ""The sixties was a time of fear, a time when you never asked questions. You did what you were told, or you were punished, beat, whipped, or whatever you would like to call it. Child abuse as the means of communication in my family, and I feared for my life..""" 
Price: 19.95 USD
 
 
Days of Grace, "Ashe, Arthur, Rampersad, Arnold"
16 "Ashe, Arthur, Rampersad, Arnold" Days of Grace
Ballantine Books 0345386817 / 9780345386816 Mass Market Paperback GOOD 

Price: 3.00 USD
 
 
17 "Ashford, Bailey K." A Soldier in Science: The Autobiography of Bailey K. Ashford
NY 1934 (2nd printing Hardbound FINE/ Fair DJ 
"As new, orange cloth with gilt lettering and design. DJ is present but spine is severely sun faded with 2 chunks missing from top edge, tattered at flap and spine hinges on back, although front is clean and somewhat shiny. ""Each year for generations, countless thousands died from a dread and terrible scourge that devastated the Indies and Southern States of America."" This the biography of the obscure Army Doctor who discovered that the cause was hookworm. 425 indexed pages, 8-3/8x5-5/8"" (21.3x14.3cm). " 
Price: 19.95 USD
 
 
18 "Asimov, Isaac" Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science & Technology: The Lives and Achievements of 1195 Great Scientists from Ancient Times to the Present Chronologically Arranged
"Garden City, NY" 1972 "(new, revised edition)" Hardbound FINE / Good+ 
"Book - as new except for faint softening of spine ends - navy cloth with blue title block, gilt lettering and trim. DJ - intact and unclipped but has sunned spine, light age soil, wear to spine ends and three 1"" rips on edge (tape repaired on inside). ""Biographical entries are arranged in chronological order ( Imhotep-2980 B.C. to Sagan-1934)...numbered from 1 to 1195."" Extensive index (Abacus to Zuider Zee) keyed to biography number, as are cross-references within biographies. Table of contents is an alphabetical list of the scientists listed (Abano to Zworykin)." 
Price: 38.95 USD
 
 
19 "Atlas, James" Delmore Schwartz: the life of an american poet:
NY 2000 1566491207 / 9781566491204 (1st edition) Trade Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright, clean and square with a faint coffee stain on the exterior top page edges and a corner bump that has bent the corner of @20 pages. 418 indexed, annotated pages" 
Price: 12.95 USD
 
 
20 "Azuela, Mariano (Francisco Monterde, Prologo)" Paginas Autobiograficas: Mariano Azuela (Coleccion Popular #134)
Mexico 1974 (1st thus) Paperback FINE 
"As new except for faint roughnees to 1 edge of front cover. ""autobiografico escritas por el doctor Mariano Azuela desde su mocedad hasta la plenitud en que termino, con su vida, la carrera del novelista de la Revolucion Mexicana…"" Text in Spanish, 276 pages." 
Price: 9.95 USD
 
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