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New York Books

PO Box 596, Scottsboro, AL 35768 USA

www.newyorkbooks-alabama.com

Welcome Alibrians! We are a used bookstore in Scottsboro, Alabama. Most of our inventory is hardback; most are in Brodart covers. Our Alibris listings are searchable and browsable using links to the left on this page. You can also browse through our catalogs. More information can be found at www.newyorkbooks-alabama.com, or email us: [email protected] We will be happy to answer questions or send you scans of anything in which you might be interested.

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War Songs and Poems of the Southern Confederacy 1861-1865

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Very good. No dust jacket. Clean, solid, no names or markings. Bent corners, but strong hinges. 412 p. Includes: illustrations, diagrams. plus four end pages of endorsements; green cloth over boards with pictorial cover as scanned.

$40.00

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Better Than Sex: Confessions of a Political Junkie used book

Better Than Sex: Confessions of a Political Junkie

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$10.00

Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Random House (NY), New York, NY
Date published: 1994
ISBN-13: 9780679424475
ISBN: 0679424474

Description: Fine in very good dust jacket. Now in Brodart cover. Giftable. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 245 p. Gonzo Papers, 4. Audience: General/trade. Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

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New York Books, AL, USA

The Bear Bryant Funeral Train used book

The Bear Bryant Funeral Train

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$20.00

Edition: Yes, this is the recalled Univ of Georgia edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
Date published: 2005
ISBN-13: 9780820327457
ISBN: 082032745X

Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Ex-library. Ex lib but otherwise clean, tight, and bright in plastic cover. Glued binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 170 p. Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction. Audience: General/trade. Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award for short fiction. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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New York Books, AL, USA

End papers; literary recreations used book

End papers; literary recreations

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$18.00

Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Little, Brown, Boston
Date published: 1933

Description: Very good in good dust jacket. Now in Brodart cover. 225 p. illus., ports., plates, facsim. 21 cm. Includes: Illustrations, Portraits, Plates, Facsimiles. Tipped in gift card calling card (book's owner--apparently a customer--was in the hospital) from Mrs. W.D. Reynolds, Sessler's Bookshop, Philadelphia (c1934) with provenance provided. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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New York Books, AL, USA

To Be a Priest: Perspectives on Vocation and Ordination used book

To Be a Priest: Perspectives on Vocation and Ordination

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$10.00

Binding: Trade paperback
Publisher: Seabury Press
Date published: 1975
ISBN-13: 9780816425921
ISBN: 0816425922

Description: Very good. Prior owners name in fly. 191 p. Audience: General/trade. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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New York Books, AL, USA

The Original Picayune Creole Cook Book. used book

The Original Picayune Creole Cook Book.

$40.00

Edition: 12th Edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: The Times-Picayune publishing company, New Orleans, La.
Date published: 1954

Description: Good. No dust jacket. Solid. 446 pages; blue cloth over boards. As the old Creole cooks were passing on at the end of the 1800s, The Picayune newspaper published the definitive collection of Creole recipes, passed down from generation to generation, and since referred to by Creole chefs at home and in the finest restaurants in New Orleans. This is the classic many of us grew up with. Index. Read More

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Book: Good

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New York Books, AL, USA

The Public Letters and addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt used book

The Public Letters and addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt

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$50.00

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Random House (v 1-5); Macmillan (v6-8)

Description: Very good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Solid. 8 volume set. Includes index. Sells and ships as set; will not split. The Genesis of the New Deal (1928-32); The Year of Crisis (1933); The Advocate of Recovery and Freedom (1934); The Court Disapproves (1935); The People Approve (1936); The Constitution Prevails (1937); The Continuing Struggle for Liberalism (1938); War and Neutrality (1939). Read More

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Book: Good

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New York Books, AL, USA

R.E. Lee, a biography used book

R.E. Lee, a biography

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$150.00

Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: C. Scribner's Sons, New York: London
Date published: 1935

Description: Very good. No dust jacket. Prior owner's bookplate. 4 v. : fronts., ill.; 24 cm. Douglas Freeman's biography, in its 4 volumes and 2421 pages, is not only comprehensive, but remains to this day the best life of Lee ever published, even if sometimes producing the impression the man could walk on water; at any rate, in this equally defining period of our history, "Select critical bibliography": v.4, p. 543-569. "Short-title index, " v. I and II: v.2, p. 591-595; v. III and IV: v.4, p. 541-542. ... Read More

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Book: Very Good

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New York Books, AL, USA

Battles and Leaders of the Civil War used book

Battles and Leaders of the Civil War

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$40.00

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Thomas Yoseloff, Inc., New York
Date published: 1956

Description: Good in good dust jacket. 4 volume set. In slip case "Being for the most part contributions by Union and Confederate officers. Based upon 'The Century of War Series. ' Edited by Robert Underwood Johnson and Clarance Clough Buel of the editorial staff of 'The Century Magazine. '" Read More

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Book: Good

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New York Books, AL, USA

The ballad of the sad café; the novels and stories of Carson McCullers. used book

The ballad of the sad café; the novels and stories of Carson McCullers.

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$30.00

Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, Boston
Date published: 1951

Description: Very good in fair dust jacket. Now in Brodart cover. 791 p. 21 cm. Orange-cream cloth over boards. Contents: The ballad of the sad café. --Wunderkind. --The jockey. --Madame Zilensky and the King of Finland. --The sojourner. --A domestic dilemma. --A tree, a rock, a cloud. --The heart is a lonely hunter. --Reflections in a golden eye. --The member of the... Read More

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Book: Very Good

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New York Books, AL, USA