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TRAILS OF THE PATHFINDERS

By: Grinnell, George Bird

Price: $22.99

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1911

Seller ID: 3694

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


8vo; 460 pages View more info

THE ENDLESS STEPPE Growing Up in Siberia

By: Hautzig, Esther

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Harpercollins: 1968, 1987

Seller ID: 6479

ISBN: 0-673-80141-1

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket; 1 place where stamped from a school otherwise very nice and clean.


243 pages; In the bitter desolation of Siberia, Esther and her family fight to stay alive. View more info

MATTHEW FONTAINE MAURY Trail Maker of the Seas

By: Hawthorne, Hildegarde

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Company: 1943

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 1355

Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings.


Ex-Library; 8vo; 226 pages; The life of Matthew F. Maury, who was the first to map the ocean highways, and to discover that the proper use of the laws governing winds and currents could be of the greatest value to his country and the whole world. As an American his life was an adventure in the greatest sense. View more info

LAMY OF SANTA FE His Life and Times

By: Horgan, Paul

Price: $9.89

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1975

Seller ID: 6277

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket; Few x-lib. Markings.


Ex-Library; 523 pages; First archbishop of Santa Fe, born in France, he served a pioneer apprenticeship in the American Middle West until he was sent to New Mexico as a bishop at the age of 37. View more info

THE STORY OF THE CATHERINES

By: Humphrey, Grace

Price: $8.95

Publisher: The Penn Publishing Company: 1927

Seller ID: 4720

Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Previous owners name inside. Some corner/edge wear. Inside pages clean and nice.


224 pages; This book has several stories about women named Catherine including: Catherine of Aragon, Catherine Booth, St Catherine of Siena, Catherine de' Medici, Catherine the Great and a few others. View more info

BREAKTHROUGH TO THE BIG LEAGUE The Story of Jackie Robinson

By: Jackie Robinson and Alfred Duckett

Price: $1.98

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1965

Seller ID: 1414

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings.


A Breakthrough Book; Ex-Library; 8vo; 178 pages View more info

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT America's Greatest Architect

By: Jacobs, Herbert

Price: $3.96

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World: 1965

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 3182

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. A bit if edge wear. Inside pages nice.


Ex-Library; Maps & Drawings; 223 pages View more info

GALILEO The Man, His Work, His Misfortunes

By: James Brodrick, S. J.

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Harper & Row, Publishers: 1964

Seller ID: 1326

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings.


Ex-Library; 8vo; 152 pages View more info

MARGARET OF AUSTRIA Regent of the Netherlands

By: Jane De Iongh

Price: $4.45

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1953

Seller ID: 1123

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Corners and spine cover have some wear. Inside is good. Good reading copy.


Ex-Library; 8vo; 256 pages View more info

THE EMPEROR FRANZ JOSEPH OF AUSTRIA

By: Janetschek, Ottokar

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Werner Laurie: 1953

Seller ID: 970

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


8vo; 317 pages View more info

SO FALLS THE ELM TREE

By: John Louis Bonn, S. J.

Price: $10.95

Publisher: The MacMillan Company: 1940,1947

Edition: Eleventh Printing

Seller ID: 5592

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Rebound.


Ex-Library; 287 pages View more info

MIRACLE IN THE MOUNTAINS Story of Martha Berry

By: Kane, Harnett T.

Price: $3.19

Publisher: Doubleday & Company: 1956

Seller ID: 2212

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Donation by sticker inside. Otherwise very nice and clean.


Ex-Library; 320 pages View more info

PADEREWSKI

By: Kellogg, Charlotte

Price: $5.49

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1956

Seller ID: 5090

Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Light corner wear.


Ex-Library; 224 pages View more info

LEONARDO DA VINCI

By: Krull, Kathleen

Price: $3.49

Publisher: Viking: 2005

Seller ID: 5104

ISBN: 0-670-05920-X

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings.


Giants of Science; Ex-Library; 124 pages; Leonardo Da Vinci Painter, sculptor, anatomist, and inventor--Leonardo da Vinci explored all areas. His notebooks are mind-boggling evidence of a 15th-century scientific genius standing at the edge of the modern world, basing his ideas on observation and experimentation. View more info

FRANCOIS VILLON

By: Lewis, D. Bevan Wyndham

Price: $3.49

Publisher: Garden City: 1928

Seller ID: 4576

Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Previous owners name and some notes written inside.


407 pages; A work of great scholarship and research wherein the author has discovered all that Villon was, within and without. - Hilaire Belloc. View more info

WE

By: Lindbergh, Charles A

Price: $3.95

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1937

Edition: thirteenth impression

Seller ID: 2081

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


8vo; 318 pages; The famous flier's own story of his life and his Transatlantic flight, together with his views on the future of aviation. View more info

QUICKSILVER BOB A Story of Robert Fulton

By: Lowe, Corinne

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1946

Seller ID: 5191

Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings.


Ex-Library; 273 pages View more info

BISMARCK The Story of a Fighter

By: Ludwig, Emil

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Blue Ribbon Books: 1927, 1934

Seller ID: 3874

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


661 pages View more info

STAR OF THE MOHAWK Kateri Tekakwitha

By: MacDonald, Francis

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Benziger Brothers: 1958

Seller ID: 2666

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Tape on all edges. Inside pages nice.


Has Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur; Banner Books; Ex-Library; 183 pages View more info

CERVANTES

By: MacEoin, Gary

Price: $9.75

Publisher: Bruce Publishing Company: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1516

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings.


A Bruce Fellowship Biography; 8vo; 223 pages; Miguel de Cervantes, father of the modern novel, was an amazing man as well as an amazing writer. He fought at Lepanto, spent several years as a slave in Algiers, helped to fit out the Spanish Armada, and was even thrown into jail a number of times. Poverty and abus e were his constant companions........................ View more info