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1962: the New York Times Cover: Castro, John F. Kennedy, Mikoyan, U Thant

By: Arthur Hays Sulzberger, Chairman Of The Board

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York Times, 1962


Section 4 of the New York Times, December 2, 1962. The News of the Week in Review. Photos of Premier Castro embracing Soviet Deputy Premier Mikoyan; Mikoyan with President Kennedy; Mikoyan with Secretary General U Thant. Back page lists 4 columns of books sold by the Marlboro Bookshop View more info

1972 - The New York Times Magazine: April 30, 1972 (Section 6) Cover: Detective Story - Albert Seedman

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: The New York Times, 1972


Cover: Albert Seeman, New York City's chief of detectives. Features stories also include: A Utopian Alternative to Day Care Centers by William Shannon; Simeon Golar's City within a City by Joseph P. Fried; Ralph Ginzburg, Middlesex NJ and The first Amendment; 20 Million Italian-Americans Can't Be Wrong by Richard Gamino; Campaign Management by Calvin Trillin; fashions: Tennis by Patricia Peterson; Home Baked Heirlooms by Jean Hewitt; etc. Lots of fashions and advertising View more info

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1972 the New York Times Magazine: October 15, 1972 Highway Fund, Sammy Davis Jr, Sargent Shirver, South Vietnam

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The New York Times Co, 1972


Good to fair overall condition. Features The untrustworthy Highway Fund by William V. Shannon; also Sammy Davis Jr by James Conaway, Sargent Shriver by Peter Jenkins, After we get out will there be a bloodbath in South Vietnam by John S. Carroll and Richard Barnet; The Watergate is a world unto itself by Sherwood D. Kohn; The Only Child; November 7 Politics and John Saladino designs, etc View more info

Image for 1979: New York Daily News: March 2, 1979 US Peace Plan - Israel - Jimmy Carter; Muhammed Ali and Kent Green'

1979: New York Daily News: March 2, 1979 US Peace Plan - Israel - Jimmy Carter; Muhammed Ali and Kent Green'

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York News, 1979


Muhammad Ali - article and photo of Ali. Ali says he wants Kent Green, who beat as amateur. Cover: US Secretary of State Cyrus Vance and Israel's Menachem Begin. China bids Viets join talk on endiping war; Elvis Presley's relatives: Lisa Maria, Priscella and Vernon; The Peking bit and the nuclear bark by Patrick Buchanan; Shirley Temple - "Little Miss Marker" and casting calls for a remake; Music group Dire Straits; "Norma Rae" movie with Sally Field and ... View more info

35th International Congress on the History of Medicine: Final Programme Kos Isand, Greece

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1996


Creases and a few marks. Provides lists of Topics and Speakers including History of Hospital, Women in Health Sciences, Medicine in Ancient Civilisations, etc. Color advertisements in the back. Brochure is written in English; some of the ads are written in Greek View more info

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90 Minutes At Entebbe (Operation Thunderbolt)

By: Stevenson, William; Dan, Uri

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam, 1976


Clean text, good binding, cover is torn and chipped at the bottom, middle. . Contains 16 pages of photographs. Made into a movie "Operation Thunderbolt". Arab terrorists at it again - 103 hostages hijacked on an Air France jetliner and taken to Entebee airport View more info

A Bank and Its Times

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, First National Bank, 1956


Illustrated with photos and commmentaries. This book marks the Bank's 150th anniversary. Includes the tobacco industry, Baltimore-built Constellation, Fort McHenry, Harper's Ferry, longshoremen, Antitem, various memorials, Locust Point, Steeplechasing, etc View more info

A Book of England with 110 Photographs from the Times

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Collins: London and Glasgow, 1964


Clean text, no name inside. 511 pages View more info

A Bright Shining Lie

By: Sheehan, Neil

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Random House, 1988


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A Captive of Time (Review Copy)

By: Ivinskaya, Olga

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Doubleday, 1978


Doubleday review copy slip included. 462 pages. Olga Ivinskya's memoirs of her time together with Boris Pasternak, the man for whom she loved and worked with on his numberous literary projects. The book is also historical in that it dealt with daily life in Russia under Stalin and Khrushchev. Illustrated with photos View more info

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A Century of Jewish Life

By: Elbogen, Ismar

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1944


814 pages. Clean text, light browning. This book supplements Graetz's 'History of the Jewish People' starting with The Jews in Europe; ; View more info

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A Colorslide Tour of England: Historic Realm: London and the Peaceful Shires

By: Geis, Darlene (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Columbia Record Club, 1961


Includes slides and record. Plastic coating on cover is cracking, edges of book are bumped. Slide slipcase is torn. Includes colorslides and a 33 1/3 rpm record narrated by Edward R. Murrow. Text includes some differences in English Usage of American and English words, famous names and dates in history. ; Guided Tours of the World View more info

A Colorslide Tour Of Switzerland - Alpine Stronghold: Scenic Vacationland

By: Geis, Darlene (editor)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Columbia Record Club, 1961


Record and slides are in good condition. Plastic coating on cover is cracking. Includes two colorslides, book with illustrations, and a 33 1/3 rpm record narrated by Alexander King. Text includes some Swiss words and phrases, famous names and dates in history. View more info

A Colorslide Tour of Thailand: Ancient Kingdom: the Many-Splendored Land

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Columbia Record Club, 1961


Includes two colorslides and a 33 1/3 rpm record narrated by Lowell Thomas. Text includes some Thai words and phrases, famous names and dates in history. Plastic coating on cover is cracking; Guided Tours of the World View more info

A Dictionary of famous Bible Places

By: Thompson, David W. & Drawings By William Duncan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Abingdon Press, 1978

Edition: Sixth Printing


Clean inside, cover scuffed. Over 500 of the villages, cities, rivers, mountains, provinces, valleys, nations in the Bible and a brief summary of each View more info