Pages

Saturday, May 31, 2008

The Taming Of A Wilderness: Cow Creek, the First Fifty Years, 1890-1940


The Taming Of A Wilderness: Cow Creek, the First Fifty Years, 1890-1940

by Sands, Mary E. (Betty Vold)

paperback 8.5 by 11 in

mold stain inside front cover and bottom edge of title page.


$9.95

Location US History, Idaho, oversize





The Power That Preserves (The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant the Unbeliever, Book 3) (Mass Market Paperback) by Stephen R. Donaldson (Author)

The Power That Preserves (The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant the Unbeliever, Book 3) (Mass Market Paperback) by Stephen R. Donaldson (Author)



Requested title, not in stock at this time

Life Expectancy by Dean Koontz, LARGE PRINT

Life Expectancy by Dean Koontz, LARGE PRINT

Hardcover with dustjacket
LARGE PRINT

$4.95


Location: Horror

Cowboy Sam by Edna W. Chandler, requested series

Cowboy Sam by Edna W. Chandler

series

None in stock at this time

Frogs by David Badger and John Netherton


Frogs by David Badger and John Netherton
Paperback

Beautiful color photos of many different frog speicies

$3.95



Location: Window

Thursday, May 29, 2008

Don Miguel Ruiz books at Browsers Uncommon Books

 Don Miguel Ruiz books at Browsers Uncommon Books

 

The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom (A Toltec Wisdom Book) Paperback, 01April2012


Tom Brown's Field Guide to Nature Observation and Tracking

Tom Brown's Field Guide to Nature Observation and Tracking
by Tom Brown, Jr with Brandt Morgan

very good used paperback
$4.95


Location Natural History, Field Guides, to the north of the big window, top of brown bookcase

Susan Vreeland, requested author

Susan Vreeland

Girl in Hyacinth Blue
Paperback
$3.95

Location: fiction, West wall

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Arizona's Golden Secret or How To Get Your Share of Desert Gold!


Arizona's Golden Secret or How To Get Your Share of Desert Gold!

by Ronald S. Wielgus

Paperback, 8.5 by 11 in. 54 pages
$28.95
This copy available through uncommonbooks2 at amazon.com

Location: Geology

The Jungle, Upton Sinclair, requested title

The Jungle, Upton Sinclair, requested title

Not in stock at this time

Jakob the Liar by Jurek Becker, requested title

Jakob the Liar by Jurek Becker

requested title,
not in stock

W. A Criswell requested author

W. A. Criswell requested author
Bible commentaries
None in stock at this time

Res Judicata: A Handbook on Its Theory, Doctrine, and Practice by

requested title
Res Judicata: A Handbook on Its Theory, Doctrine, and Practice (Paperback) by Robert C. Casad , Kevin M. Clermont

not in stock at this time

Horses, Hitches and Rocky Trails by Joe Back

requested title
not in stock at this time

Tuesday, May 27, 2008

The Age of Reason by Thomas Paine

The Age of Reason
Thomas Paine
Ottenheimer Publishers,
Reprint, no date
Hardcover with dustjacket.
Dustjacket has some rubbing.

$4.95 plus tax

Location US History, top shelf

The Essential Thomas Paine, requested author

The Essential Thomas Paine
by Thomas Paine
intro by Sidney Hook
"The vivid writings of a great and eloquent champion of revolution and liberty."

Paperback
$2.95
Location US History: Top shelf

Monday, May 26, 2008

The Saffron Kitchen by Yasmin Crowther, requested title

Not in stock at this time

The Saffron Kitchen by Yasmin Crowther, requested title not in stock at this time


Not responsible for 3rd party sites.
3rd party link: commentary at Reading Matters
3rd party link: commentary at BookBrowse
3rd party link: commentary at ReadingGroupGuides

Saturday, May 24, 2008

Jan Karon, requested author

In this Mountain
by Jan Karon
Hardcover with dustjacket
Head of spine broken on both the cover and dustjacket.
LARGE PRINT EDITION
$4.95 in-store only

In this Mountain
by Jan Karon
Hardcover with dustjacket
Head of spine broken on both the cover and dustjacket.
$4.95



Location: Christian Fiction

Ill Fares The Land by Dan P. Van Gorder


Ill Fares the Land: The Famine Planned for America

by Dan P. van Gorder

mass-market paperback
Previous owner's name on endpaper
Edge wear.

$3.95

Location: Conspiracy

Holy Bible New Living Translation Large Print, Red Letter

Holy Bible New Living Translation Large Print, Red Letter
This copy has been sold.

Holy Bible New Living Translation
by Tyndale House
Hardcover

List Price: $24.99
Browsers Uncommon Books in-store price $8.95Published in 2000
ISBN-10: 0-8423-5147-7 (0842351477)
ISBN-13: 978-0-8423-5147-8 (9780842351478)

Location: Bible section

Sara Gruen books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Sara Gruen books at Browsers Uncommon Books, updated 26May2012
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen, paperback.

Lee Harris, requested author

None in stock at this time


Lee Harris, pseudonym
Syrell Rogovin Leahy (real name)

Author of 16 novels featuring Christine Bennett, the ex Franciscan nun

3rd party sites:
Not responsible for 3rd party sites:

http://homepage.ntlworld.com/philipg/detectives/bennett.html

http://www.nmomysteries.com/lee/index.html

http://library.thinkquest.org/27864/data/cyoc/interviews/lharris.html

Mary Stewart, requested author

Mary Stewart


The Ivy Tree
Paperback
$2.95
Women's books, north wall


The Stormy Petrel
Paperback
$2.95
Women's books, north wall






Friday, May 23, 2008

Lloyd Douglas, requested author

Lloyd Douglas, requested author


The Big Fisherman
Hardcover, no dustjacket, reading copy
$2.95

Location: Hardcover Literature, South wall

McGuffey's Reader


Found today:

All hardcover
Mott Media

$4.95 per volume

McGuffey's Eclectic Primer

McGuffey's Eclectic Pictorial Primer

McGuffey's Eclectic Progressive Speller

McGuffey's Eclectic First Reader

McGuffey's Eclectic Second Reader

McGuffey's Eclectic Third Reader

McGuffey's Eclectic Fourth Reader

Thursday, May 22, 2008

Shel Silverstein, requested author

Shel Silverstein


Where the Sidewalk Ends, the poems and drawings of Shel Silverstein
Hardcover with dustjacket, good, good
$6.95


location children, north wall

G. K. Chesterton books

G.K. Chesterton books 

  Chesterton, G. K. The Man Who Was Thursday. Mineola, N.Y.: Dover Publications, 2002. Print. Paperback, 249 pages, LARGE PRINT


Chesterton, G. K. The Amazing Adventures of Father Brown. New York: Dell, Nd. Print. Mass market paperback. 192 pages. 




Chesterton, G. K., and Anton C. Pegis. St. Thomas Aquinas, "the Dumb Ox". N.Y.: Image, 1962. Print.
This is an ex-library reading copy. Paperback rebound with hardcovers. Covers peeling. Taped. Library markings.





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Third party sites

Monday, May 19, 2008

860th Engineering Aviation Battalion

The Idaho Encyclopedia


The Idaho Encyclopedia
Compiled by the Federal Writers' Project
of the Works Progress Administration
Vardis Fisher State Director
1938

Contains many maps and thumbnail sketches of town histories.

Boards are bowed.

Saturday, May 17, 2008

To Be God of One World by Robert Sessler

Sessler, Robert


To Be God of One World: The French Revolution Globalized

Paperback
Location Conspiracy


This copy available from uncommonbooks2 (that's us) at amazon.com

Gary Allen books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Gary Allen books at Browsers Uncommon Books





None Dare Call It Conspiracy by Gary Allen, paperback, 12April2012








Kennedy Assassination requested subject

Crossfire: The Plot That Killed Kennedy by Jim Marrs
Trade format paperback,
Location: World History: Conspiracy


Contract On America: the Mafia Murder of President John F. Kennedy by David E. Scheim
Hardcover with dustjacket
Location: World History: Conspiracy

Christmas Carol Kauffman books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Christmas Carol Kauffman books at Browsers Uncommon Books updated 13April2012


None in stock at this time


this page under reconstruction









Not responsible for 3rd party sites.


MennoLink Books and Music





Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online

Friday, May 16, 2008

Requested Book: Sourdough Sky

 Sourdough Sky: Bush Pilots, Interior Alaska, A Pictorial History of Flights And Flyers in the Bush Country by Stephen E. Mills and James W. Phillips (Hardcover - 1960)

Not in stock at this time

Sourdough Sky: Bush Pilots, Interior Alaska, A Pictorial History of Flights And Flyers in the Bush Country by Stephen E. Mills and James W. Phillips (Hardcover - 1960)

Not in stock at this time

Sourdough Sky; A Pictorial History of Flights and Flyers in the Bush Country by Stephen E. And James W. Phillips Mills (Hardcover - 1969)


Not in stock at this time

The Secret Terrorists by Bill Hughes

Bill Hughes

The Secret Terrorists
Paperback 2002
Location: Conspiracy

Requested Author: Nesta Webster

This copy sold

Nesta Webster

The French Revolution
1969 paperback reprint
Location: Conspiracy

Thursday, May 15, 2008

Eoin Colfer books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Eoin Colfer books at Browsers Uncommon Books

List from wikipedia

updated 12April2012

Ed Books


Artemis Fowl Books


Companion Books


Legend of... Books


Other Books


External links

Miss Read books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Miss Read books at Browsers Uncommon Books 

Additional titles will be added right here at the top of this list as titles are acquired and as time permits. Inquiries welcome.



 The Fairacre Festival by Miss Read paperback 27Mar2012


















 Miss Clare Remembers by Miss Read Paperback 27March2012














Below is a bibliography of Miss Read books from Wikipedia
The Fairacre novels:
  • Village School* - 1955
  • Village Diary* - 1957
  • Storm in the Village* - 1958
  • Miss Clare Remembers - 1962
  • Over the Gate - 1964
  • Village Christmas** - 1966
  • Fairacre Festival - 1968
  • Emily Davis - 1971
  • Tyler's Row - 1972
  • Christmas Mouse** - 1973
  • Farther Afield - 1974
  • No Holly for Miss Quinn** - 1976
  • Village Affairs - 1977
  • The White Robin - 1979
  • Village Centenary - 1980
  • Summer at Fairacre - 1984
  • Mrs. Pringle - 1989
  • Changes at Fairacre - 1991
  • Farewell to Fairacre - 1993
  • A Peaceful Retirement - 1996
The first three books (marked with *) have been published in a single volume, Chronicles of Fairacre.The three Christmas books marked with ** have been published together.
  • The Market Square (1966) and The Howards of Caxley (1967) are set in the historical past of Caxley, the nearby market town to Fairacre where Fairacre people go from time to time. Fairacre and Beech Green, a nearby village, are mentioned. The events in these books end before the events of the first Fairacre book start.
Thrush Green books:
  • Thrush Green - 1959
  • Winter in Thrush Green - 1961
  • News from Thrush Green - 1970
  • Battles at Thrush Green - 1975
  • Return to Thrush Green - 1978
  • Gossip from Thrush Green - 1981
  • Affairs at Thrush Green - 1983
  • At Home in Thrush Green - 1985
  • School at Thrush Green - 1987
  • Friends at Thrush Green - 1990
  • Celebrations at Thrush Green - 1992
  • Year at Thrush Green - 1995
  • The World Of Thrush Green - 1988. This book discusses the real place that inspired Thrush Green and has excerpts from all Thrush Green books published as of 1988.
Children's books:
  • Hobby Horse Cottage - 1958
  • The Little Red Bus - 1964
  • The New Bed - 1964
  • No Hat! - 1964
  • Plum Pie - 1964
  • Hob and the Horse Bat - 1965
  • Cluck, the Little Black Hen - 1965
  • The Little Peg Doll - 1965
  • Tiggy - 1971. A non-fiction biography of one of the author's beloved cats.
  • Animal Boy - 1975
Autobiography:
  • A Fortunate Grandchild - 1982
  • Time Remembered - 1986
These two were also published in an omnibus edition titled Early Days.
Others she has written:
  • Fresh from the Country - 1960. The story of a young country girl/woman who has taken a first teaching job in the big city.
  • Tales from a Village School - 1994. Short stories.
  • Miss Read's Country Cooking - 1969. ISBN 0-7181-0327-0

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Sutton: Gold vs Paper



Gold vs Paper: A Cartoon History of Inflation
by Antony C. Sutton and Chanti A. Paiva

Phoenix International Publishers, Phoenix, 1981.

Hardcover with dustjacket. Dustjacket only fair with
damp stains and tears. Shiny gold boards have a three
inch long pressure line on back board and mild bumping
to corners.

Signed and inscribed by author.

Location: economics

$24.95

$3.99 shipping

1938 A South Dakota Guide


American Guide Series: A South Dakota Guide Compiled by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration, State of South Dakota. Sponsored by the State of South Dakota,
1938 First edition.

Some spreading of binding between Index pages 440-441.

There is one folded sheet with seven maps printed on it in the
pocket at the back endpaper. Some browning of paper.

Some spine and edge wear and and mild bowing of the boards. No dustjacket.

Many black and white photo illustrations, including Mt. Rushmore with only two heads carved.

Location: Americana
$69.95

shipping $3.99

Monday, May 12, 2008

Bamonte: History of Pend Oreille County


Bamonte, Tony and Schaeffer Bamonte, Suzanne

History of Pend Oreille County
Tornado Creek Publications
Spokane, WA 1996

This book contains 211 photo illustrations.

ISBN 0965221911

1. History-Washington (State)-- Pend Oreille County
2. Exploration and settlement
3. Geology and Geography
4. Towns and People
5. Industry and Commerce
6. 211 photo illustrations

Aprroximately 8.75 by 11.25

No dustjacket.
Owner's name writ large on
inside of front cover.
Smudge on closed top edge.
Very slight twist to spine.
Location: Washington History


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Pilgrim's Progress at Browsers Uncommon Books

Pilgrim's Progress at Browsers Uncommon Books

Bunyan, John. The Pilgrim's Progress from This World to That Which Is to Come. Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, n.d. Print. Hardcover, 475 pages.



Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan. New York. American Tract Society. No publishing date. Handwritten ownership date 1915. Red cloth with elaborate gold decoration. 604 pages. Some foxing. Inner hinges cracked but stitching still holds. Some soil on pages. Owner's names on endpapers. Spine has been recovered with cloth tape. Board edges worn.
Illustrated.



Bunyan, John. The Pilgrim's Progress from This World to That Which Is to Come Delivered under the Similitude of a Dream, Wherein Is Discovered the Manner of His Setting out His Dangerous Journey and Safe Arrival at the Desired Country. Uhrichsville: Barbour, n.d. Print.
Hardcover, bonded leather, Owner's name blacked out on front endpaper






Bunyan, John. The Pilgrim's Progress. Springdale, PA: Whitaker House, 1981. Print.
Paperback.







Bunyan, John. The Pilgrim's Progress. With an Afterword by F.R. Leavis. [New York]: New American Library, 1964. Print.
Paperback. Owner's name on endpaper.









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Pilgrim's Progress In Words of One Syllable
By Samual Phillips Day
A.L. Burt, copyright 1895, no other date listed.
96 pages plus ads. No dustjacket.
Small tear and owner's names and year 1914 on free front endpaper. Some finger smudging . Spine ends and corners worn and frayed.
Four color pictorial cover. (orange, red, black, green)
Cover has light soil.
This item has sold.

Saturday, May 10, 2008

Standard Catalog of Winchester


Standard Catalog of Winchester: The Most Comprehensive Price Guide Ever Published by Tom Webster, Ned Schwing, Ray Giles, and Dan Shuey (Paperback - Jul 2000)


This item available through amazon.com
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Friday, May 09, 2008

The Days of Hercules by John Fahey


The Days of Hercules by John Fahey

University of Idaho, 1978, First Edition
Hardcover with dustjacket.

Condition: Book is very good. Dustjacket
in only good with edge wear, rubbing at
folds and small tears at edges, the largest
being about an inch long and accompanied
by creases.

Features:
Inscribed by Henry L. Day:

"Wallace, Idaho
June 11, 1981
to the Engineering Library,
Day Mines, inc.--

A well researched story of a group of would-be
prospectors, without finances, who banded
together in 1890, determined to "make" a mine.
They did in 1902.

Happy reading,
Henry L. Day"

Location: This copy sold
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Thursday, May 08, 2008

1885 History of the United States

A Primary History Of The United States for intermediate classses copyright, 1885, A.S. Barnes & Co., New York and Chicago. Hardcover. 246 pages

Cover soiled. Edge and corner wear. Owner's names and notes on endpapers.


Location: Children's History Texts
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Wednesday, May 07, 2008

Complete Dead Sea Scrolls by Vermes

This copy available through uncommonbooks2 at amazon.com
Geza Vermes
The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls
Paperback, Penguin 1998

Location: Mailorder cart.
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Louise Pond Jewell, The Great Adventure

Louise Pond Jewell, The Great Adventure. Frederick A. Stokes Co., Hardcover, no dustjacket. Published September, 1911. Pictorial cover.
Color frontispiece same image as cover paste down. Hinges sound, endpapers and text unmarked.

Mississippi writer, also wrote The Conqueror, 1916
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Monday, May 05, 2008

Wanted: They Thought They Were Free by Milton Mayer


Wanted:


They Thought They Were Free

The Germans, 1933-45

Milton Mayer

Wanted: War is a Racket by Smedley Butler

Wanted: Any printing of War is a Racket by Smedley Butler.

Note: This short work is available free on the net for printout.

Everyone should read this work. Or hear it. Also available in audio

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article4377.htm