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Cactus Country, Abbey, Edward
1 Abbey, Edward Cactus Country
New York Time-Life Books (1973). First Edition Very Good 
Glossy pictorial boards with cloth spine. 184 pp. Illustrated. Bibliography. No dust jacket. Spine faded. A clean, attractive copy. "Explores the landforms, animal life, plants, and meteorological conditions found in the Sonoran Desert of southern Arizona and northern Mexico." 
Price: 19.95 USD
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A Century of Memories: The Historic Photo Album of Carson City, Ackerman, Jeff (Editor)
2 Ackerman, Jeff (Editor) A Century of Memories: The Historic Photo Album of Carson City
Vancouver, WA Pediment Publishing 2000 1891395289 / 9781891395284 Very Good 
Glossy boards. 128 pages. Photos. No dust jacket. A clean, attractive copy. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency, Adams, Douglas
3 Adams, Douglas Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency
New York Simon and Schuster (1987). 0671625829 / 9780671625825 First American Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth spine with gilt lettering. 247 pp. Small publisher's stamp to bottom edges. A clean copy with little wear. "A ghost - horror - detective - time travel - romantic comedy epic." 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The Birds of Nevada, Alcorn, J. R.
4 Alcorn, J. R. The Birds of Nevada
Fallon, NV Fairview West Publishing 1988 0962022101 / 9780962022104 Very Good Very Good 
Blue cloth with silver lettering. xxiv, 418 pages. Index. A clean, nearly Fine copy. 
Price: 24.95 USD
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Chicago: City on the Make, Algren, Nelson
5 Algren, Nelson Chicago: City on the Make
New York Doubleday & Co. 1951 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
92 pages. Dust jacket has a couple of short tears. A clean copy with only light wear. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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The Unknown Ansel Adams, Alinder, James; Adams, Ansel
6 Alinder, James; Adams, Ansel The Unknown Ansel Adams
Carmel, CA The Friends of Photography 1982 0933286309 / 9780933286306 Very Good 
Paper covers. 16 pages. B&W photos. Signed by Ansel Adams. Previous owner's name to interior of rear cover. A clean copy with only light wear. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Mustang: Life and Legends of Nevada's Wild Horses, Amaral, Anthony
7 Amaral, Anthony Mustang: Life and Legends of Nevada's Wild Horses
Reno, NV University of Nevada Press 1977 087417046X / 9780874170467 First Edition Very Good Very Good Craig Sheppard 
Cloth. xiv, 156 pp. Photos. Signed by the author. Jacket has a couple of short tears. A clean book with little wear. "Contributes to the literature of the American West and admirably deals with a vanishing and endangered animal that contributed greatly to western history and folklore." - JotW 
Price: 95.00 USD
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History of Nevada with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men and Pioneers, Angel, Myron (Ed.) (Thompson & West)
8 Angel, Myron (Ed.) (Thompson & West) History of Nevada with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men and Pioneers
Berkeley, CA Howell-North Books 1958 Very Good Very Good 
Reproduction. Black cloth with gilt lettering. Map endpapers. 680 pp. Illustrated. Introduction by David F. Myrick. Jacket has many chips and tears. Contents clean and tight. "Here is a complete facsimile reprint of the...'Thompson & West' history, with a valuable introduction by David F. Myrick. He offers interesting background and calls attention to several inaccuracies in the 1881 work." - Paher 
Price: 95.00 USD
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A Portrait Gallery of Popular Film Folk: Bringing Together a Galaxy of Art Photographs of People Who Have Attained High Standing in Their Respective Fields of Endeavor in the Realm of Motion Pictures, Anonymous
9 Anonymous A Portrait Gallery of Popular Film Folk: Bringing Together a Galaxy of Art Photographs of People Who Have Attained High Standing in Their Respective Fields of Endeavor in the Realm of Motion Pictures
Los Angeles motion picture Directors Association (1923). First Edition Good 
Paper covers. Unpaginated. Photos. Detached covers have large chips and tears. Contents solid. Contains portraits of Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, Pola Negri, Lon Chaney, Mabel Normand, Tom Mix, Gloria Swanson, Harold Lloyd, Blanche Sweet, Edward Everett Horton, Noah Beery, Hoot Gibson, John Gilbert, and many others. Scarce. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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A Railroad Ride, Anonymous
10 Anonymous A Railroad Ride
New York Thomas Nelson & Sons Very Good 
No date. Circa 1900. Card stock covers. (12) pages. Illustrated. Moderate wear, curling to covers. Short tear to first page. Scarce. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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Tom Swift and His Aerial Warship, Appleton, Victor
11 Appleton, Victor Tom Swift and His Aerial Warship
New York Grosset & Dunlap (1915). Very Good 
Cloth. iv, 218 pages. Frontispiece illustration. No dust jacket. Some soiling and wear to binding. Lists to this title at front of book and to "Tom Swift and His Giant Magnet" at rear of book. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Murder at the ABA: A Puzzle in Four Days and Sixty Scenes, Asimov, Isaac
12 Asimov, Isaac Murder at the ABA: A Puzzle in Four Days and Sixty Scenes
New York Doubleday & Co. 0385113056 / 9780385113052 Very Good Very Good 
Later printing. Cloth spine with gilt lettering. 230 pp. Price-clipped dust jacket has a couple of tears. A solid copy. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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The Earth's Beginning, Ball, Robert Stawell, Sir
13 Ball, Robert Stawell, Sir The Earth's Beginning
New York D. Appleton 1902 First American Edition Very Good 
Blue cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. xii, 384 pp. Illustrated. Index. No dust jacket. Previous owners' name, sticker, and date stamp. Minor wear to binding, rear hinge cracked. Contents solid. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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Doctor Copernicus, Banville, John
14 Banville, John Doctor Copernicus
New York W. W. Norton & Co. (1976). 0393087573 / 9780393087574 First American Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth spine with gilt lettering. 241 pages. Has small moisture stains to bottom of front board and interior of jacket. Lower corner of jacket flap clipped. Contents clean and tight. "Winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize in 1976, this historical novel is based on the life of Nicholas Koppernigk, better known as Copernicus, whose ideas and writings shattered the medieval view of the universe." 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Metroland, Barnes, Julian
15 Barnes, Julian Metroland
New York St. Martin's Press (1980). 0312531699 / 9780312531690 First American Edition Very Good Very Good 
A couple of pages have small faint smudges, small "B" stamp to front endpaper, small chip at head of jacket spine.áAward-winning author's first book. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Shinkah, The Osage Indian, Barrett, S. M.
16 Barrett, S. M. Shinkah, The Osage Indian
Oklahoma City, OK Harlow Publishing Co. (1933). Good 
Sixth edition. Cloth. 113 pages. Illustrated, including b&w photos. Heavy wear to binding. The spine is almost completely deteriorated. School stamp, writing. Text block loose in boards. Pages are yellowing and a few have tears. Scarce. 
Price: 49.95 USD
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A Window in Thrums, Barrie, J. M.
17 Barrie, J. M. A Window in Thrums
Chicago Rand, McNally & Co. Very Good 
Reprint. No date. Circa 1910. Cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Top edges gilt. 234 pp. Bookplate missing from front paste-down. A solid copy with only light wear. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The Little Minister, Barrie, J. M.
18 Barrie, J. M. The Little Minister
New York A. L. Burt Very Good Good 
Reprint (ca. 1934). Purple cloth with silver lettering to spine. ix, 454 pp. Previous owner's name and address to verso of front endpaper. Fragile dust jacket has a few chips and the front flap is detached. Includes b&w stills from the movie starring John Beal and Katharine Hepburn. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The Wizard of Oz, Baum, L. Frank
19 Baum, L. Frank The Wizard of Oz
Indianapolis, IN Bobbs-Merrill (1944). Very Good Evelyn Copelman 
Reprint. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. 209 pages. Color and b&w illustrations. No dust jacket. A clean copy with little wear. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Comstock Commotion: The Story of the Territorial Enterprise and Virginia City News, Beebe, Lucius
20 Beebe, Lucius Comstock Commotion: The Story of the Territorial Enterprise and Virginia City News
Stanford, CA Stanford University Press (1954). First Edition Very Good 
Paper covers. 130 pages. Illustrated. Some stains to covers. Signed by the author. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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