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Jane's Texas Mary Carey Signed

By: Carey, Mary

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tex-Alaska Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001317

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author 1987, First Edition, Carry has generally inscribed the book on the front end page. Black Cloth Hardcover with dustjacket, 201 pages, 9" tall, Very Good. Dustjacket is rubbed, chipped and torn. Sticker stain on dj. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.This account of the life of Jane Wilkinson Long, pioneer and wife of General James Long, the man who won Texas its independence from Spain. View more info

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Telegraph Avenue: A Novel

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $74.00

Publisher: Harper: 2012-09-11

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-1-1336

ISBN: 0061493341

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Second edition. Signed sticker on front of dust jacket. DJ has scratch in top right corner. Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Michael Chabon has transported readers to wonderful places: to New York City during the Golden Age of comic books (The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay); to an imaginary Jewish homeland in Sitka, Alaska (The Yiddish Policemen's Union); to discover The Mysteries of Pittsburgh. Now he takes us to Telegraph Avenue in a big-hearted and exhilarating novel that explores the profoundly intertwined lives of two Oakland, Cal... View more info

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The Great North Trail, D. Cushman, 1966, 1st ed.

By: Dan Cushman; A. B. Guthrie Jr. [Editor]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1966-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-1-943

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Stated first edition. Dust jacket is rubbed with light chipping. Price clipped. America's route of the ages-from Asia across Alaska down the Rocky Mountains to the plains of Texas. American trails series. View more info

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Fire and Ice: A Liam Campbell Mystery (Liam Campbell Mysteries)

By: Dana Stabenow

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Dutton Adult: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: unit74-82

ISBN: 0525944389

Condition: Collectible: Like New


First edition with full number line. Stated first printing. Mylar cover on jacket. Debut of a new mystery series featuring Alaska state trooper Liam Campbell. View more info

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Blood Will Tell (Kate Shugak Mystery) by Stabenow, Dana

By: Dana Stabenow

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: 1996-05-07

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5-2-9

ISBN: 0399141243

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.At the insistence of her grandmother, Kate Shugak reluctantly leaves the serenity of her Bush homestead for the wilds of downtown Anchorage, there to attend the annual Alaska Federation of Natives convention and discover, if she can before somebody kills her, the true circumstances surrounding the mysterious death of one of their Native association board members. View more info

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Better to Rest (Liam Campbell Mysteries) by Stabenow, Dana

By: Dana Stabenow

Price: $29.00

Publisher: NAL Hardcover: 2002-09-03

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5-2-14

ISBN: 0451207025

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Alaska state trooper Sergeant Liam Campbell, the sole law enforcement representative in the small fishing village of Newenham, becomes involved in a decades-old mystery when a downed World War II Army plane is found mysteriously frozen into a glacier. View more info

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Blindfold Game [Hardcover] by Stabenow, Dana

By: Dana Stabenow

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Minotaur Books: 2006-01-10

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5-2-20

ISBN: 031234323X

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover. In Thailand, two men hire a pair of international pirates to smuggle them, a small team of mercenaries, and some equipment aboard a freighter at a Russian port. It's frighteningly easy, and the ship sails east, toward the western coast of North America. The crew onboard the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Sojourner Truth, stationed in the Bering Sea along the Maritime Boundary Line, is busier than usual, catching fishing vessels on the wrong side of the line, but it's not enough ... View more info

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A Deeper Sleep (Kate Shugak Mysteries, No. 15) by Stabenow, Dana

By: Dana Stabenow

Price: $42.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Minotaur: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5-2-66

ISBN: 0312343221

Condition: Collectible: Like New


like new, signed by author on end paper, first edition 15th book in the Edgar winning series with Alaskan investigator Kate Shugak. View more info

Pioneer Bush Pilot: The Story of Noel Wien

By: Harkey, Ira

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Washington Press: 1974-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 77-3-1947

ISBN: 029595339X

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First edition. Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped, torn and missing pieces. Book has a couple of small, pinpoint stains on the cover. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.This is the wonderful true story of one of the great aviation pioneers of the twentieth century. Noel Wien was a young midwestern farm boy in the early nineteen hundreds who's love of flying began the moment he saw his first biplane. In the early 1920's, he became one of the first bush pilots in Alaska and his accomplishments and skill as a pilot soon became legendary. He flew everything from trapper's pelts to the mail an... View more info

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The Eye of the Mammoth: Selected Essays (Jack and Doris Smothers Series in Texas History, Life, and Culture)

By: Harrigan, Stephen; Lemann, Nicholas [Foreword]

Price: $85.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press: 2013-04-15

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-4-913

ISBN: 0292745613

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription.History, natural history, human history, and personal history and place are the cornerstones of The Eye of the Mammoth. But the specific history or place varies considerably from essay to essay. Harrigan's career has taken him from the Alaska Highway to the Chihuahuan Desert, from the casinos of Monaco to his ancestors' village in the Czech Republic. Texas is the subject of a number of essays, and a force in shaping others, as in The Anger of Achilles, in which a nineteenth century painting moves the author despite his possessing a Texan's sus... View more info

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Aleutian Sparrow

By: Hesse, Karen; Zerbetz, Evon [Illustrator]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry: 2003-10-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3-1-1817

ISBN: 0689861893

Condition: Collectible: Like New


First edition with full number lineBased on the true story of the Japanese invasion of the Aleutian Islands of Alaska in the summer of 1942, a young Aleut girl tells what life was like when her small home of Kashega was taken over and she, along with her family and community, were put into internment camps in her own country. View more info

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Ghost Towns of the West Florin Illustrated

By: Lambert Florin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Promontory Press: 1971

Seller ID: 000512

Condition: Very Good


Lambert Florin, Promontory Press, 1971, Brown Hardcover with Dust Jacket, 872 pages, 11" tall. DJ is good but back of jacket has 2" tear. Inscription on inside front board. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Massive panorama of Western Americana via verbal & pictorial exploration of the region's ghost towns, ranging from Alaska & the Yukon to Arizona, California, Colorado, Utah, & other states. The West's turbulent history, railroads, fortune hunters, outlaws, lawmen &more, profusely enhanced with photos throughout. View more info

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Four Years in White North 1925 Macmillan North Pole

By: Macmillan, Donald B

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Medici Society of American Publishers: 1925

Seller ID: 001017

Condition: Very Good


Ex-Library 1925, new and revised edition, Red Cloth Hardcover, 428 pages, 9" tall, Ex-library book with minimal markings and pocket in the front. Cover has rubbing, edge wear and bent corners. Spine is sun faded. A few pencil marks. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Narrative of the Crocker Land Expedition of 1913-17, under MacMillan's command, to explore Crocker Land and other unexplored islands between Axel Heiger and Parry Island. Many black and white photographs. View more info

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A Taint in the Blood: A Kate Shugak Novel (Kate Shugak Mysteries)

By: Stabenow, Dana

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Minotaur Books: 2004-09-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14-2-61

ISBN: 0312306830

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover. DJ has light rubbing Thirty-one years ago in Anchorage, Alaska, Victoria Pilz Bannister Muravieff was convicted of murdering her seventeen-year-old son William. The jury returned a quick verdict of guilty, believing the prosecutor's claims that she had set fire to her own home with both her sons inside; William died and the other, Oliver, narrowly escaped. Victoria was sentenced to life in prison without parole, and though she pled not guilty at the trial, she never again d... View more info

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Less than a Treason (Kate Shugak)

By: Stabenow, Dana

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Head of Zeus: 2017-05-06

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17-9-2

ISBN: 1786695693

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on half title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Kate Shugak is a native Aleut working as a private investigator in Alaska. She's 5"1" tall, carries a scar that runs from ear to ear across her throat, and owns a half-wolf, half-husky dog named Mutt. Resourceful, strong willed, defiant, Kate is tougher than your average heroine and she needs to be, to survive the worst the Alaskan wilds can throw at her. And throw their worst the wilds have: Kate and Mutt have both been shot. View more info

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Fire and Ice (Liam Campbell Mysteries Series)

By: Stabenow, Dana; Gavin, Marguerite [Reader]

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Brilliance Audio: 2014-06-01

Seller ID: aud14-22

ISBN: 1455850365

Condition: New


New. Sealed. 8 CD's in box. 9 hours 26 minutes. Unabridged. Read by Marguerite Gavin.In this mystery series by Dana Stabenow, the Edgar Award-winning author returns to the Alaskan setting she s famous for, with a wonderful character state trooper Liam Campbell. Liam's just been transferred from Anchorage to the small fishing village of Newenham, Alaska where a local pilot seems to have lost his head. View more info

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Dead in the Water (Kate Shugak Series)

By: Stabenow, Dana; Gavin, Marguerite [Reader]

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Brilliance Audio: 2014-06-01

Seller ID: aud14-23

ISBN: 1455838438

Condition: New


New. Unopened. 85 CD's in box. 5 hours 52 minutes. Unabridged. Read by Marguerite Gavin.Once, Kate Shugak was the star investigator of the Anchorage D.A.'s office. Now she's gone back to her Aleut roots in the far Alaska north, where her talent for detection makes her the toughest crime-tracker in that stark and mysterious land. View more info

Restless in the Grave (Kate Shugak Mysteries)

By: Stabenow, Dana; Gavin, Marguerite [Reader]

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Macmillan Audio: 2012-02-14

Seller ID: 1-2-9

ISBN: 1427214832

Condition: Used: Like New


Box has light wear. Listened to only once. A Kate Shugak novel. Read by Marguerite Gavin. 9 cd's, 11 hours. New York Times bestseller Dana Stabenow returns with her most outstanding novel yet, teaming up two of her most beloved characters, Aleut private investigator Kate Shugak and Alaska state trooper Liam Campbell, in the same story for the first time. Alaska aviation entrepreneur Finn Grant died in the fiery crash of his Piper Super Cub. Someone sabotaged his engine, and virtually everyone in southwestern Alaska has a motive, including his betrayed wife, his bullied children, and Liamâ€... View more info

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A Cold Day for Murder (Kate Shugak Series)

By: Stabenow, Dana; Gavin, Marguerite [Reader]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Brilliance Audio: 2011-10-18

Seller ID: aud17-2-1

ISBN: 1455830771

Condition: Used: Like New


Used. Listened to once. 5 CD's in box. 5 hours 31 minutes. Unabridged. Read by Marguerite Gavin. Box may show wear, like rubbing or crushing.Eighteen months ago, Aleut Kate Shugak quit her job investigating sex crimes for the Anchorage DA's office and retreated to her father's homestead in a national park in the interior of Alaska. But the world has a way of beating a path to her door, however remote. In the middle of one of the bitterest Decembers in recent memory ex-boss and ex-lover Jack Morgan shows up with an FBI agent in tow. A Park ranger with powerful relatives is missing, and now the... View more info

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Bad Blood (Kate Shugak Novels)

By: Stabenow, Dana; Gavin, Marguerite [Reader]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Macmillan Audio: 2013-02-26

Seller ID: aud17-7-1

ISBN: 1427229147

Condition: Used: Very Good


Used. Listened to once. 6 CD's in box. 7.5 hours. Unabridged. Read by Marguerite Gavin. Box may show wear, like rubbing or crushing.In Alaska, one hundred years of bad blood between the villages of Kushtaka and Kuskulana come to a boil when the body of a young Kushtaka Ne'er do well is found wedged in a fish wheel. View more info