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Primary Colors: A Novel of Politics

By: Anonymous

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1996-01-16

Seller ID: 026535

ISBN: 0679448594

Condition: Very Good


366 pages; light edge wear to jacket and boards; A brilliant and penetrating look behind the scenes of modern American politics, Primary Colors is a funny, wise, and dramatic story with characters and events that resemble some familiar, real-life figures. When a former congressional aide becomes part of the staff of the governor of a small Southern state, he watches in horror, admiration, and amazement, as the governor mixes calculation and sincerity in his not-so-above-... View more info

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A Quiver Full of Arrows

By: Archer, Jeffrey

Price: $5.99

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1982-11-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036015

ISBN: 0671426028

Condition: Very Good


edge wear to jacket and boards; jacket flap folds are off slightly, resulting in a light mis-aligned jacket; Two friends fall under the spell of a New York beauty - with quite unexpected results. An offhand remark is taken seriously by a Chinese sculptor, and a British diplomat becomes the owner of a priceless work of art. An insurance claims advisor has a most surprising encounter on the train home to Sevenoaks. The openings to three of this marvellous collection of sto... View more info

Ten Nights in a Bar Room (Hood's Home LIbrary #2)

By: Arthur, T. S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lowell, MA, C. L. Hood: ca 1890

Seller ID: 027960

Condition: Good


142 pages; paper wraps over stapled binding; Second volume in the Hood's Home Library series published by C. L. Hood, makers of Hood's Sarsparilla. undated, circa 1890. heavy edge wear to wraps, age toning to pages, some brittleness to paper; Originally published in 1854, Ten Nights in a Bar-Room was the most important American temperance novel, rivaling Uncle Tom's Cabin for popularity. It satisfied the appetite for the sensational and the lurid, yet at the same time ... View more info

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Adventures by Land and Sea: Shipwrecks, Travels and Adventures in Foreign Lands

By: Arthur, T. S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, F. M. Lupton Publishing Company: no date

Seller ID: kb011284

Condition: Fair


192 pages; corners bumped and threadbare, spine tips worn, front board separating at hinge; board cloth is soiled; pages heavily browned, some biopredation to top right corner of text block (does not affect text); View more info

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The Plains Of Passage

By: Auel, Jean M.

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Crown: 1990-09-24

Seller ID: 028439

ISBN: 0517580497

Condition: Fair


heavy edge wear to boards, corners bumped, binding shaken; As fresh and new as the young Earth itself, Jean M. Auel's brilliant epic transforms readers into passionate and devoted followers. It's been five years since Ayla last strode across the primeval landscapes of the Mommoth Hunters, and restless readers are eager to continue the quest. Their wait is over, for The Plains of Passage is here, and Ayla's story continues. View more info

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The Mammoth Hunters (Earth's Children, Book 3)

By: Auel, Jean M.

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1986-11-01

Seller ID: kb017260

ISBN: 0553260960

Condition: Good


723 pages; spine creasing, edge wear, ex-library with usual markings; Leaving the valley of horses with Jondalar, the handsome man she has nursed back to health and come to love, Ayla embarks on a journey that will lead her to the Mamutoi; the Mammoth Hunters. But as she settles into this new life among a people at first strange and disturbingly different, Ayla finds herself irresistibly drawn to Ranec, their master-carver. Ultimately, she is compelled to make a fateful ... View more info

The Valley of the Horses (Book 2, Earth's Children)

By: Auel, Jean M.

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam Doubleday Dell: 1983-06-01

Seller ID: 020983

ISBN: 0553234811

Condition: Good


544 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Forced to leave the Clan and her young son, Ayla sets out alone to travel the frigid steppes until she finds the valley of horses. Unable to find people like herself, the Cro-Magnons, she settles there and seeks friendship elsewhere. First she adopts a young filly, then a wounded lion cub. But far to the west, two young Cro-Magnon brothers have begun a journey. One of them is Jondalar, whose destiny is bound inextricably with Ayla's.... View more info

The Plains of Passage

By: Auel, Jean M.

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1991-11-01

Seller ID: 023247

ISBN: 0553289411

Condition: Good


868 pages; spine creases, edge wear; Ayla and Jondalar leave the safety of the lands of the Mammoth Hunters and embark on a seemingly impossible journey across an entire continent. Their goal is the Cro-Magnon settlement in what is now southern France where Jondalar lived as a young man. Accompanied by the half-tame Wolf, the superb stallion, Racer, and the mare, Whinney, they brave both savage enemies and the elemental dangers of weather and terrain in their search for ... View more info

The Mammoth Hunters

By: Auel, Jean M.

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Crown: 1985

Seller ID: kb008620

Condition: Good


690 pp; edge wear, corners bumped; Ayla meets a new clan: the mammoth hunters. During her stay with them, Ayla and her lover, Jondar, encounter a variety of crises. The third novel in Jean M. Auel's spectacularly successful Earth's Children series. View more info

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A Gift of Wings

By: Bach, Richard

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing: 1975-11-01

Seller ID: 035870

ISBN: 0440345715

Condition: Good


edge wear; These stories, inspired by Bach's lifelong passion for flight, filled with memories of friends from the past and friends not yet met, are woven together with warmth, honesty and courage. With signs and signals, coincidences and tangents turning up at every juncture, Bach shows how truly complex and beautiful life can be, and also how its troubles can in fact knock us onto better paths or teach us lessons we benefit from in other situations. Drawing on the alle... View more info

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Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah

By: Bach, Richard

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Dell: 1989-10-10

Seller ID: 035871

ISBN: 0440204887

Condition: Good


edge wear, scratch on cover; From the "New York Times" bestselling author of "Jonathan Livingston Seagull" comes a light-hearted, inspirational account of an encounter with a modern-day messiah. In "Illusions", Bach takes to the air to discover the ageless truths that make our souls fly, showing that people don't need airplanes to soar, and that messiahs can be found everywhere. View more info

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Another Spring

By: Bacher, June Masters

Price: $0.99

Publisher: Eugene, Harvest House Pub: 1988-09-01

Seller ID: 034960

ISBN: 0890816417

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; View more info

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From This Time Forth

By: Bacher, June Masters

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Carmel, NY, Guideposts: 1991-07-01

Seller ID: 035224

ISBN: 0890818916

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; The sixth book, and dramatic conclusion, to the bestselling Journey to Love pioneer romance series which has total sales of more than 430,000 copies. A disaster that draws the people of Lordsburg together again is only the beginning of this intriguing tale of love and danger. The suspicious Bonaparte Bixby will use any means to find the buried treasure which is at the heart of Lordsburg's troubles. View more info

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A Quiet Life

By: Bainbridge, Beryl

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1977-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032040

ISBN: 0807608467

Condition: Good


heavy edge wear to boards, corners bumped; In the shabby, cluttered confines of their small house in an English seaside village just after World War II, a family of genteel poverty struggles daily, unremittingly, with itself. To escape the endless quarrel, the romantically disappointed mother spends half the night reading novels in the railway station, while the melancholy father weeps in front of the radio. The fifteen-year-old daughter sneaks off after dark to meet a G... View more info

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Naming the New World: A Novel

By: Baker, Calvin

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, St Martins Press: 1997-02-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032034

ISBN: 0312151780

Condition: Good


ex-library with usual markings, edge wear to jacket and boards; This multigenerational saga is epic in both scale and style, declaimed by a chorus of voices, interrelated by ancestry and Baker's tautly lyrical storytelling, that each rise out of the river of the African-American experience and then give way to the next, commenting on each other and coming together to form an unforgettable portrait of a people's passage to a new world. View more info

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To Defend Against All Enemies

By: Baker, Carl R.

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, Barringer Publishing: 2010-08-25

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 034614

ISBN: 0982842546

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; Signed on the title page; Signed again and inscribed on the page preceding the preface; U.S. President Robert Sanchez seems to espouse views and visions for America that are in direct contrast with the populace, as well as circumventing the Constitution, six men come together to save the nation from what they consider an unconventional effort to centralize all power in the White House. View more info

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Paradise Alley: A Novel

By: Baker, Kevin

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Harper: 2002-10-01

Seller ID: 035244

ISBN: 0060195827

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Three Irish immigrant women become trapped together in New York City during the Draft Riots of the Civil War. "Paradise Alley" is a story of the intersection of the Irish- and African-American experiences in the crucible of 19th century New York--a story of race and hatred, love and war, of risk and dauntless courage. View more info

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The Little Giant of Aberdeen County

By: Baker, Tiffany

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Publishing: 2009-01-08

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 031814

ISBN: 0446194204

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; In this family saga, unearthed secrets lead to the kind of betrayal that eventually breaks the Morgan family apart forever. However, one woman's reckoning with her own demons allows for both an uprooting of Aberdeen County, and the possibility of love in unexpected places. View more info

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Lives of the Monster Dogs

By: Bakis, Kirsten

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Publishing: 1998-04-01

Seller ID: 030417

ISBN: 0446674168

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; Here is a first novel like no other: a spellbinding tale that both creates its own fully realized world perspective and provides an incisive look at the ways that humans and animals resemble each other. A group of elegant monster dogs in top hats, tails, and bustle skirts become instant celebrities when they come to New York in 2008. Refugees from a town whose residents had been utterly isolated for a hundred years, the dogs retain the nineteen... View more info

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The Hard to Catch Mercy

By: Baldwin, William P.

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, Algonquin Books: 1993-06-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032049

ISBN: 1565120256

Condition: Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket, ex-library with usual markings; The rollicking epic story of fourteen-year-old Willie T. Allson and the great adventure that marks his passage into manhood in 1916. View more info