Unusual

Unusual books and publications.

Marine Battle Skills Training Handbook: Book 3: Cpl-Sgt: Individual Combat Basic Tasks

Author: Marine Corps Institute Publisher: Marine Corps Institute, Training and Education Division Pub Date: 1993 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears. Cover creased, wear to front and rear covers Notes: As Staff Sergeant McCoy used to say, “If you pay attention, you might live.”  Kind of like a Boy Scout…

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Architectural Paper Scale Model Kit: Robie House

Designers: Wright, Frank Lloyd and Van Zanten, Victor Veldhuuzen Publisher: Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation and Victor Veldhuijzen van Zanten Pub Date: 1989 Binding: Boxed (17″ x 8.75″) Pages: 27 (see notes) Condition: Some wear to box, rubbing, split corner, creasing.  Stamped in several places.  No effect on box contents (as new) Notes:  This is a…

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A Gypsy Good Time

Author: Hasford, Gustav (1947-1993) Publisher: Pocket Books Pub Date: 1992 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, folds.  Crease to upper right corner of the book, probably occurred during mailing.  Advance uncorrected proofs.  No cover or cover art, printed wraps. Notes: Advance Uncorrected Proofs.  Third and last book by Hasford, author of “The…

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Prehistory of the Middle Rio Puerco Valley, Sandoval County, New Mexico

Editors: Baker, Larry L. and Durand, Stephen R. Publisher: Archaeology Society of New Mexico Pub Date: 2003 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears or folds.  Slight bump to lower front corner.  Pages 159-173 (photographic plates) appear to have been inserted incorrectly during the binding process, but they are tight in the binding and…

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