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Porto Bello Gold (Classics of Naval Fiction)

By: A. D. Howden Smith

Price: $5.94

Publisher: McBooks Press: 1999-04-01

Seller ID: 034319


SOFTCOVER. Very Good Condition. Binding tight, pages clean. Spine has tiny wrinkles. Light edge-wear. Lovely glossy copy! View more info

Gob's Grief: A Novel

By: Adrian, Chris

Price: $4.84

Publisher: Broadway: 2001-01-16

Seller ID: 049207


Hardcover in Very Good condition. View more info

A Heart Divided: Battle of Mobile Bay (Battles of Destiny #2)

By: Al Lacy

Price: $4.84

Publisher: Multnomah Books: 1993-09-01

Seller ID: 022371


*** Softcover in Good condition. Binding beginning to crack, but pages secure and clean. Previous owner name stamp on title page. Creasing to spine. *** View more info

Beloved Enemy (Battles of Destiny Series)

By: Al Lacy

Price: $3.83

Publisher: Multnomah Books: 1994-02-01

Seller ID: 022605


*** Softcover in Very Good condition. Binding tight, pages clean. No previous owner names. *** View more info

Joy from Ashes: Battle of Fredericksburg (Battles of Destiny #5)

By: Al Lacy

Price: $5.09

Publisher: Multnomah Books: 1994-12-29

Seller ID: 022606


*** Softcover in Good condition. Binding beginning to crack, but pages secure and clean. Previous owner stamp on first inside page. *** View more info

Death of a Colonial (Sir John Fielding Mysteries)

By: Alexander, Bruce

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: 1999-09-13

Seller ID: 064667


Brand new book. Ships same or next day. View more info

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The Kitchen Boy: A Novel of the Last Tsar

By: Alexander, Robert

Price: $3.74

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2004-01-27

Seller ID: 055504


Drawing from decades of work, travel, and research in Russia, Robert Alexander re-creates the tragic, perennially fascinating story of the final days of Nicholas and Alexandra as seen through the eyes of the Romanovs' young kitchen boy, Leonka. Now an ancient Russian immigrant, Leonka claims to be the last living witness to the Romanovs' brutal murders and sets down the dark secrets of his past with the imperial family. Does he hold the key to the many questions surro... View more info

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The Kitchen Boy: A Novel of the Last Tsar

By: Alexander, Robert

Price: $3.74

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2004-01-27

Seller ID: 055505


Drawing from decades of work, travel, and research in Russia, Robert Alexander re-creates the tragic, perennially fascinating story of the final days of Nicholas and Alexandra as seen through the eyes of the Romanovs' young kitchen boy, Leonka. Now an ancient Russian immigrant, Leonka claims to be the last living witness to the Romanovs' brutal murders and sets down the dark secrets of his past with the imperial family. Does he hold the key to the many questions surro... View more info

From Fields of Gold

By: Alexandra Ripley; L. McRee [Designer]

Price: $3.79

Publisher: Warner Books: 1994-11-01

Edition: Large Print

Seller ID: 074470


Hardcover in Good condition. Pages are clean. Writing and a sticker on the inside FFEP with Previous owner name inside front cover. Binding is tight. Jacket in Good condition with tears and wear. Good reading condition. Ships same or next day. View more info

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A Singular Hostage

By: Ali, Thalassa

Price: $4.42

Publisher: Bantam: 2002-11-26

Seller ID: 053114


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Daughter of Fortune

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $4.24

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2000-09-01

Seller ID: 055418


An Orphan raised in Valparaiso, Chile, by a Victorian spinster and her rigid brother, young, vivacious Eliza Sommers follows her lover to California during the Gold Rush of 1849. She enters a rough-and-tumble world whose newly arrived inhabitants are driven mad by gold with the help of her good friend and savior, the Chinese doctor Tao Chien-California opens the door to a new life of freedom and independence for the young Chilean. Her search for the elusive lover grad... View more info

Bastard out of Carolina

By: Allison, Dorothy

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Dutton Adult: 1992-04-30

Seller ID: 053667


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In the Name of Salome

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $3.79

Publisher: Plume: 2001-06-01

Seller ID: 054460


"The story of my life starts with the story of my country... ." Thus begins Julia Alvarez's epic fictional account of the real-life Salome Urena-the "Emily Dickinson of the Dominican Republic." Born in the 1850s, in a time of intense political repression and turmoil, Salome's fervent patriotic poems turned her-at seventeen-into a national icon. In the Name of Salome is equally the story of Salome's daughter, Camila, who grows up in exile, in the shadow of her mother's le... View more info

Murder Makes an Entree: A Victorian Whodunit

By: Amy Myers

Price: $14.41

Publisher: St Martins Pr: 1996-08

Seller ID: 046308


Hardcover with dust jacket in very good minus condition. Light edge wear. pages clean and binding tight. View more info

CURE FOR DEATH BY LIGHTNING CL

By: Anderson-Dargatz, Gail

Price: $5.07

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1996-04-04

Seller ID: 049192


Hardcover in Very Good condition. View more info

CURE FOR DEATH BY LIGHTNING CL

By: Anderson-Dargatz, Gail

Price: $35.17

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1996-04-04

Seller ID: 064341


First printing. Brand new book. Jacket in protective mylar. Ships same or next day. View more info

Dreams of My Russian Summers

By: Andreï Makine

Price: $26.99

Publisher: Arcade Publishing: 1997-08-22

Seller ID: 033752


COLLECTIBLE: 6th Printing. HARDCOVER. Near Fine Condition. Binding tight, pages clean. Dust Jacket bright and smooth. Lovely copy! View more info

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The Way the Crow Flies: A Novel

By: Ann-Marie Macdonald

Price: $4.77

Publisher: Harper: 2003-09-23

Seller ID: 050716


Hardcover in Very Good condition. View more info

Israel, My Beloved: A Novel

By: Arthur, Kay

Price: $5.09

Publisher: Harvest House Pub: 1996-09-01

Seller ID: 049216


Hardcover in Very Good condition. View more info

The Fencing Master: A Novel

By: Arturo Pérez-Reverte; Margaret Jull Costa [Translator]

Price: $4.31

Publisher: Mariner Books: 2000-09-07

Seller ID: 053969


In Madrid, in 1868, Don Jaime, fencing master and anachronistic man of honor, is working on his Treatise on the Art of Fencing. One day he is approached by a mysterious woman who seeks to learn the secret of "the unstoppable thrust," a supreme moment at the very heart of the art of fencing. All too soon he finds himself in the vortex of a plot that includes seduction, secret political documents, and more than one murder. Rich in historical detail of a decaying world that... View more info