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White Shark

By: Benchley, Peter

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1994

Edition: First edition, as stated; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 7614


This time it's not Jaws. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 324 pages View more info

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The Manatee

By: Bruff, Nancy

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton: 1945

Edition: First Edition; 7th Printing

Seller ID: 12589


From a DJ back panel: "This robust, powerful novel is the story of Jabez Folger, savage, romantic man of the sea, with a sinister secret in his past. Against the colourful background of Nantucket in its great whaling days, Nancy Bruff has set this bold, sweeping drama of vibrant love and corrosive hatred. On Jabez Folger’s first whaling voyage he had a dark and evil experience that changed and embittered his whole life. In a rather softened mood, he courted and mar... View more info

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The Manatee

By: Bruff, Nancy

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton: 1945

Edition: First Edition; 7th Printing

Seller ID: 12642


From a DJ back panel: "This robust, powerful novel is the story of Jabez Folger, savage, romantic man of the sea, with a sinister secret in his past. Against the colourful background of Nantucket in its great whaling days, Nancy Bruff has set this bold, sweeping drama of vibrant love and corrosive hatred. On Jabez Folger’s first whaling voyage he had a dark and evil experience that changed and embittered his whole life. In a rather softened mood, he courted and mar... View more info

The Manatee

By: Bruff, Nancy

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton: 1945

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 14319


From DJ panel: "This robust, powerful novel is the story of Jabez Folger, savage, romantic man of the sea, with a sinister secret in his past. Against the colourful background of Nantucket in its great whaling days, Nancy Bruff has set this bold, sweeping drama of vibrant love and corrosive hatred. On Jabez Folger’s first whaling voyage he had a dark and evil experience that changed and embittered his whole life. In a rather softened mood, he courted and married Pi... View more info

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Democratic Capitalism The Way to a World of Peace and Plenty

By: Carey, Raymond

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Authorhouse: 2004

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 10049


Democratic capitalism combines the free-market energies of competition and private property with the enormous productivity and innovation released in an environment of trust and cooperation. Ray Carey presents the theory and practice of democratic capitalism by coupling his experience with a synthesis of the thought of Adam Smith, Karl Marx, and John Stuart Mill. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 542 pages View more info

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Democratic Capitalism: the Way to a World of Peace and Plenty

By: Carey, Raymond

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Authorhouse: 2004

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 10050


Democratic capitalism combines the free-market energies of competition and private property with the enormous productivity and innovation released in an environment of trust and cooperation. Ray Carey presents the theory and practice of democratic capitalism by coupling his experience with a synthesis of the thought of Adam Smith, Karl Marx, and John Stuart Mill. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 542 pages View more info

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The Last Dirt Road

By: Chuckrow, Robert

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Nantucket, MA, Privately Printed: 1992

Edition: Limited Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 10888


1 of 300 presentation copies; Poems were written in 1991 and 1992 in Nantucket and in The Plains, Virginia. ; 51 pages View more info

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Nantucket Cat Tales

By: Daniels, Caroline (editor)

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Nantucket, MA, Whales' Tales Children's Books: 2000

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 9756


An anthology of cat tales from Nantucket authors. ; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 133 pages View more info

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An American in Nagaland

By: Farrell, Tom

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Indialog: 2004

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 10047


A suspenseful novel set in Nagaland in northeast India where for over fifty years there has been a struggle between Naga nationalists and the central Indian government. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 261 pages View more info

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Boarding Call

By: Harding, G. D

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Nantucket, MA, Nickel Draft Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 5770


Nantucket resident and one of its popular bartenders lets loose on the island scene. ; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 209 pages View more info

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A Rainbow of Afghans

By: Linsley, Leslie

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New York, Sedgewood Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11891


An afghan is rewarding to make and a treasure to receive. ; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 168 pages View more info

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A Tender Offer

By: Lobl, Herbert M

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Nantucket, MA, Xlibris: 2003

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12618


Corporate board room battles. ; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 343 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Dark Rainbow

By: Lourie, Donold K

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Xlibris Co: 2000

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5006


A mystery and love story ; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 510 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Dark Rainbow

By: Lourie, Donold King

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Exlibris: 1999

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 7388


A mystery and a love story. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 510 pages View more info

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Dark Rainbow

By: Lourie, Donold King

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Exlibris: 2000

Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 7539


. ..a mystery and a love story. ; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 517 pages View more info

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War Lessons How I Fought to be a Hero and Learned That War is Terror

By: Merson, John

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Berkeley, North Atlantic Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 11849


The book does not focus on the adventure of war itself, but rather considers war as an instrument of policy and examines the ways the actual effects of war undermine the very purposes for which it is being fought. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 133 pages View more info

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Ick! A Tick! A Cautionary Tale for Children and Grown-Ups

By: Miles, Mary

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Nantucket, MA, Trimtab Publications: 2002

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 10837


A delightfully written and illustrated book about the deer tick, its biological development and its signifcance as a vector of Lyme disease. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 40 pages View more info

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More Tales of Nantucket

By: Mooney, Robert F

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Nantucket, MA, Wesco: 2005

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10048


A collection of stories about Nantucket and some of its famous and obscure people. As always, Mooney is a great story teller; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 198 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The Captain from Nantucket

By: Murphy, David

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, Ivy House: 2003

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10046


The charm and characters of Nantucket revealed through a series of short stories. ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 54 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The Captain from Nantucket

By: Murphy, David

Price: $9.49

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, Ivy House: 2003

Edition: First Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12660


The charm and characters of Nantucket revealed through a series of short stories. ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 54 pages; Signed by Author View more info