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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

ISBN: 0679403566

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket; Light green hardcover with white cloth spine and red titles; clean pages; tight binding.


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

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Red cloth hardcover with black and yellow decoration and spine titles; clean pages; tight binding


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

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Red cloth hardcover with black and yellow decoration and spine titles, spine sunned; clean pages; tight binding; former owner's name on ffep


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

Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket; Light green cloth hardcover with green and yellow decoration and spine titles; DJ tattered, but in mylar cover; clean pages; tight (Wartime) binding Ships from Nantucket..


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

ISBN: 1418428094

Condition: New in New dust jacket; Blue cloth hardcover with gilt titles; clean pages; tight binding; index.


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

ISBN: 1418428108

Condition: New; Blue cloth hardcover with gilt titles; clean pages; tight binding; index.


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

Condition: Very Good; Gray hardcover with blue cloth spine and gilt titles, sunned line at top of front board; clean pages; tight binding.


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

ISBN: 0967319900

Condition: New; Pictorial trade paperback; clean pages; tight binding; illustrated.


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

ISBN: 8187981776

Condition: New; Pictorial trade paperback; clean pages; tight binding.


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

ISBN: 0974441112

Condition: New; Pictorial trade paperback; clean pages; tight binding.


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

ISBN: 0696023229

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket; Green hardcover with gilt titles; clean pages; tight binding illustrated.


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

ISBN: 1413432670

Condition: As New; Pictorial paperback; clean pages; tight binding.


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

ISBN: 0738802441

Condition: As New; Pictorial trade paperback; SIGNED by author with dedication on half title page verso; clean pages; tight binding.


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

ISBN: 0738802433

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket; Gray cloth hardcover with gilt titles; clean pages; tight binding; 510pp. 1.26 x 8.55 x 5.56


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

ISBN: 0738802441

Condition: Very Good-; Pictorial trade paperback, spine and cover creases; clean pages; tight binding.


. ..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

ISBN: 1583942092

Condition: New; Pictorial trade paperback; clean pages; tight binding.


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

ISBN: 1591094313

Condition: New; Pictorial paperback; clean pages; tight binding.


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

ISBN: 0962278513

Condition: New; Pictorial trade paperback; SIGNED by author on title page; clean pages; tight binding.


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

ISBN: 157197380X

Condition: New; Pictorial trade paperback; may be SIGNED by author; clean pages; tight binding.


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

ISBN: 157197380X

Condition: Very Good; Pictorial trade paperback; SIGNED by author; clean pages; tight binding.


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