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1 Abrahall, Clare H. THE YOUNG MARIE CURIE
Roy Publishers 1961 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; A few markings but not many. Very light corner wear. Illustrated by Denise Brown 
Ex-Library; 8vo; 128 pages 
Price: 6.29 USD
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2 Adams, Dorothy WE STOOD ALONE
Longmans, Green & Company 1944 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. A little corner wear. 
Ex-Library; 284 pages; With Polish bird symbol in red with design at center front, frontispiece of Jan and Dorothy (Adams) Kostanecki dressing for costume ball at the British Embassy, 284 pages, photos throughout. Dorothy's diplomat-husband died in a plane crash, her father-in-law was executed by Nazis. 
Price: 4.99 USD
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3 Angoff, Charles PALESTRINA SAVIOR OF CHURCH MUSIC
Bernard Ackerman 1944 Hardcover Good+ in Good dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Illustrated by William Brady 
Ex-Library; 64 pages 
Price: 12.99 USD
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4 Arnott, Anne THE SECRET COUNTRY OF C. S. LEWIS
William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company 1975,1976 Second Printing Hardcover Good+ in Good dust jacket; Previous owners name blacked out inside. Sticker spot where removed from dust jacket. Illustrated by Patricia Frost 
123 pages; A biography of C. S. Lewis emphasizing his growth from boyhood into an author famed for both adult and children's books and his zeal in the Christian faith which he adopted as an adult. 
Price: 2.95 USD
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5 Bailey, Bernadine JUAN PONCE DE LEON First in the Land
Houghton and Mifflin 1958 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Some light corner wear. Illustrated by Cheslie D'Andrea 
Piper Books; Ex-Library; 8vo; 176 pages 
Price: 5.49 USD
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6 Bailey, Ralph Edgar WAGONS WESTWARD The Story of Alexander Majors
William Morrow & Company 1969 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. 
Ex-Library; 8vo; 188 pages; A biography of the man whose wagon freighting business played a major role in opening up the American West. 
Price: 3.95 USD
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7 Baker, Nina Brown JUAREZ, HERO OF MEXICO
The Vanguard Press, Inc. 1942 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Light corner wear. Illustrated by Marion Greenwood 
Ex-Library; 311 pages 
Price: 4.95 USD
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8 Becker, Beril JULES VERNE
G. P. Putnam's Sons 1966 Hardcover Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. 
Lives to Remember; Ex-Library; 224 pages; 3rd most translated writer of all time, Jules Verne was more than just a wonderful spinner of romantic tales. He was a man with so vivid an imagination that he perfected the inadequate inventions of his day. The self-taught student of science and engineering envisioned concepts of balloons, submarines, airplanes, that became the blueprints of today's machines................. 
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9 Betz, Eva K. TO FAR PLACES The Story of Francis X. Ford
Hawthorn Books, Inc. 1962, 1963 Stated First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Light corner wear. Illustrated by Peter Landa 
Has Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur; Catholic Digest Junior Book Shelf; 188 pages 
Price: 7.95 USD
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10 Bolton, Sarah K. FAMOUS AMERICAN AUTHORS
Thomas Y. Crowell 1924, 1954 Thirty-First Printing Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. 
Ex-Library; 248 pages 
Price: 2.99 USD
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11 Booth, Edward Townsend GOD MADE THE COUNTRY
Alfred A. Knopf 1946 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket 
Ex-Library; 321 pages; "Lives of the great writers from Hesiod to Tolstoy prove that literature, like life itself, is rooted in the soil of the good earth." A history of the cultivation of the soil as seen through the eyes of writers through the ages starting with Hesiod and Virgil, continuing through Pope and the Wordsworths and ending with Thoreau and Tolstoy. 
Price: 5.89 USD
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12 Bowen, Elizabeth ENGLISH NOVELISTS Britain in Pictures the British People in Pictures
Collins 1947 fourth impression Hardcover Good+ in Good dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. 
Ex-Library; Vol. 23; 8vo; 48 pages; Contains 8 plates in color and 16 illustrations in Black & White. 
Price: 1.99 USD
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13 Brink, Carol Ryrie NARCISSA WHITMAN Pioneer to the Regon Country
Row, Peterson & Company 1950 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Illustrated by Samuel Armstrong 
Real People; Ex-Library; 36 pages 
Price: 14.95 USD
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14 Brooks, Van Wyck THE WORLD OF WASHINGTON IRVING
E. P. Dutton 1944 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
8vo; 387 pages; Historical Consultant: Dr. John R. Dunning 
Price: 4.95 USD
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15 Bruce and Becky Durost Fish THOMAS PAINE POLITICAL WRITER
Chelsea House 2000 0-7910-5356-3 / 9780791053560 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. 
Revolutionary War Leaders; Ex-Library; 80 pages 
Price: 4.99 USD
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16 Cantwell, Robert FAMOUS AMERICAN MEN OF LETTERS
Dodd, Mead & Co 1956 Eighth Printing Hardcover Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Illustrated by Gerald McCann 
Famous Biographies for Young People; Ex-Library; 8vo; 192 pages; Part of the Famous Biographies for Young People series. Chapters include James Fenimore Cooper, Washington Irving, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Poe, Emerson and Thoreau, Melville, Twain, Crane, O. Henry, Jack London, William Prescott, and Francis Parkman. 
Price: 6.95 USD
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17 Carrouges, Michel SOLDIER OF THE SPIRIT The Life of Charles De Foucauld
G. P. Putnam's Sons 1956 Hardcover Good+ in Fair dust jacket 
300 pages 
Price: 3.99 USD
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18 Castelot, Andre QUEEN OF FRANCE A Biography of Marie Antoinette
Harper & Brothers 1957 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
434 pages; Front is b & w photo of famous painting of queen and 3 children. Gives eye witness accounts from French archives as much as possible. 
Price: 2.95 USD
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19 Chandler, Edna Walker and Willoughby, Barrett PIONEER OF ALASKA SKIES The Story of Ben Eielson
Ginn & Company 1959 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Edges taped and has a handmade jacket to protect. 
Ex-Library; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 180 pages 
Price: 8.99 USD
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20 Clarke, Fred JOHN QUINCY ADAMS
Collier Books 1966 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. 
America in the Making; Ex-Library; 8vo; 216 pages 
Price: 7.95 USD
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