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Before Night Falls: A Memoir

By: Arenas, Reinaldo

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Serpent's Tail: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOSA2

ISBN: 1852428082

Condition: Good


Soft cover, reprint edition, 256g, 317pgs. This shocking memoir by Cuban writer, Reinaldo Arenas, is a book about sexual, political and artistic freedom. Arena recounts his childhood in poverty-stricken rural Cuba to his death in New York 4 decades later. He tells of his time as a young rebel fighting for revolution, through his suppression as a writer, his imprisonment and torture and his eventual flight from Cuba. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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New York Public Library Science Desk Reference, The

By: Barnes-Svarney, Patricia (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Macmillan: 1995

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: SCI69

ISBN: 0028604032

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, edition not stated, 1095gms, 668pgs. The one-volume collection of the most frequently sought information in every field of science. Includes hundreds of illustrations, tables, charts, and graphs. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Lindbergh

By: Berg, A. Scott

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Macmillan: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUSA703

ISBN: 0333735781

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 1070gms, 628 pages, blank endpapers. From one of America's most acclaimed biographers, here at last is the definitive life of one of the most legendary, controversial and enigmatic figures in American history - Charles A. Lindbergh, the first solo pilot to cross the Atlantic non-stop from New York to Paris, in 1927. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved marki... View more info

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New York City: Eyewitness Travel Guides

By: Berman, Eleanor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Dorling Kindersley Limited: 2011

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRAUSA27

ISBN: 1405358416

Condition: Good


Soft card cover with flap, reprint, 710gms, 448 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Drive-By Shootings: Photographs By a New York Taxi Driver

By: Bradford, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Koln, Germany, Konemann: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ARTPHO4

ISBN: 3829028911

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,100gms, no page numbers, yellow coloured endpapers. Drive-by Shootings is a collection of photographs taken by David Bradford, a New York Taxi Driver of the metropolis. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Dylan Thomas in America

By: Brinnin, John Malcolm

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Prion Books Limited: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK33

ISBN: 1853753785

Condition: Good


Paperback, Reprint, 250gms, 251 pages. When the great Welsh pet arrived in New York, in 1959, for a programme of poetry readings across the country, America did not know what hit it. Book is good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Close to Shore: The Extraordinary True Story of the New Jersey Great White Shark Attacks of 1916

By: Capuzzo, Michael

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Headline Book Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISUSA17

ISBN: 0747274673

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 475gms 317 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. A lone Great White Shark, driven inshore by freak climatic conditions, began to develop a taste for human flesh, attacking swimmers all along the popular coast between New York and Philadelphia- and even, incredibly, swimming eleven miles inland to devastate a farming community. This was the model for Peter Benchley's bestseller Jaws. Book is in very good condition with very little general wear and tear, page discolouration to page edges. Dust jacket is in good condition wit... View more info

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Saint in New York, The

By: Charteris, Leslie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton Limited: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: CRIFIC319

ISBN: 034001718X

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, reprint edition, 112gms, 191 pages. Another exhilarating adventure featuring The Saint. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Cover shows moderate scuffing, creasing and a light sticker mark. There is also a black texta mark on the back cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Saint in New York, The

By: Charteris, Leslie

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Hodder Paperbacks: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: CRIFIC556

ISBN: 034001718X

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint edition, 110gms, 191 pages. Another exhilarating adventure featuring The Saint. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ancestors: 900 Years in the Life of a Chinese Family

By: Ching, Frank

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Ballantine Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOASI33

ISBN: 0449903532

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, first edition, 652g, 528 pgs. In a work of extraordinary drama and intensity, Frank Ching, formerly a correspondant for The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal, traces his origins back to the eleventh century. Book is in fair to good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Murder London - New York

By: Creasey, John

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books Limited: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: CRIFIC1319

Condition: Fair


Paperback, reprint, 112gms, 187 pages. Featuring Superintendent Roger West. Book is in fair condition with moderate general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page and a small tear where a sticker has been removed from the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Toff in New York, The

By: Creasey, John

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Suffolk, England, Coronet Books: 1972

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: CRIFIC3325

ISBN: 0340162198

Condition: Good


Paperback, second impression, 132gms, 191 pages. Another 'Toff' novel by John Creasey. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small sticker from a previous bookseller on the inside front page. There is a very small pen marking from a previous owner on the title page. Book has been covered in clear protective contact, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Divided We Stand: A Biography of New York's World Center

By: Darton, Eric

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Basic Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISUSA19

ISBN: 0465017274

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 275gms, 241 pages. In Divided We Stand, Eric Darton chronicles the life of this billion-dollar building, using it as a lens through which to view the broader 20th century trend toward urbanized, global culture. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor page discolouration throughout, small pen inscription on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With... View more info

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Lake of Dreams, The

By: Edwards, Kim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Group: 2011

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC8024

ISBN: 0670920290

Condition: Good


Large softcover, reprint, 462g, 384pgs. At a crossroads in her life, Lucy Jarrett returns home to upstate New York from Japan, only to find herself haunted by her father's unresolved death a decade ago. Old longings stirred up by Keegan Fall, a local glass artist who was once her passionate first love, lead her into the unexpected. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Lake of Dreams, The

By: Edwards, Kim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Group: 2011

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC8025

ISBN: 0670920290

Condition: Good


Large softcover, reprint, 462g, 384pgs. At a crossroads in her life, Lucy Jarrett returns home to upstate New York from Japan, only to find herself haunted by her father's unresolved death a decade ago. Old longings stirred up by Keegan Fall, a local glass artist who was once her passionate first love, lead her into the unexpected. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Terminal City

By: Fairstein, Linda

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Little, Brown: 2014

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: CRIFIC1056

ISBN: 0751550477

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover, first UK edition, 544gms, 379 pages. International bestselling author Linda Fairstein returns with a breathless, explosive thriller exploring the dark side of New York City, as only she can. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Prime Time: Children's Early Learning Years

By: Gilbert, Arthur

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Citation Press:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: EDU27

Condition: Good


Soft cover, edition not stated, 278gms, 197 pages. This is the story of how the author and his staff at Robin Hill Nursery School, in Suffern, New York, developed a new philosophy on early childhood education and translated that philosophy into action. Book is in good condition with mild general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, inside title page and publication details have been removed, otherwise no other preloved markings. View more info

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Sunshine on Sugar Hill: Once Upon a Time, an Australian Girl Moved to Harlem

By: Gilltrap. Angela

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, ABC Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAUSA14

ISBN: 0733321917

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover, first edition, 438gms, 310pgs. From Bondi beach to the backstreets of Harlem, Angela Gilltrap hilariously recounts the culture shock of transplanting herself in New York. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Leadership

By: Giuliani, Rudolph W.; and Kurson, Ken

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Little, Brown: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: POLUSA16

ISBN: 0316724556

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 658g, 407pgs. The definitive American leader's personal guide to his principles of leadership. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Luxe, The

By: Godbersen, Anna

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: FICYA357

ISBN: 0141323361

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 342gms, 432 pages. You are cordially invited to step into The Luxe where the secrets are dark and the sins are delicious. Imagine if you will, New york City 1899. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info