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  • Two Treatises on Government

    Two Treatises on Government (Leather Bound, Gold Leaf Edging)

    $24.95

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    Also known as “Two Treatises of Government: In the Former, The False Principles, and Foundation of Sir Robert Filmer, and His Followers, Are Detected and Overthrown. The Latter Is an Essay Concerning The True Original, Extent, and End of Civil Government” is a work of political philosophy published anonymously in 1689 by John Locke. The First Treatise attacks patriarchalism in the form of sentence-by-sentence refutation of Robert Filmer's Patriarcha, while the Second Treatise outlines Locke's ideas for a more civilized society based on natural rights and contract theory.

  • Reflections on the Revolution in France

    Reflections on the Revolution in France (Leather Bound, Gold Leaf Edging)

    $32.95

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    This book has become one of the most widely known of Burke's writings and a classic text in political theory.

  • On Liberty

    On Liberty (Leather Bound, Gold Leaf Edging)

    $11.95

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    On Liberty is a philosophical work by the English philosopher John Stuart Mill, originally intended as a short essay.

  • George Washington

    George Washington (Leather Bound, Gold Leaf Edging)

    $23.95

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    "George Washington" is an intriguing biography of America's first president as told by the man who would later become its twenty-eighth, Woodrow Wilson.

  • Democracy in America

    Democracy in America (Leather Bound, Gold Leaf Edging)

    $39.95

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    De La Démocratie en Amérique is a classic French text by Alexis de Tocqueville. Its title translates as On Democracy in America, but English translations are usually simply entitled Democracy in America. In the book, Tocqueville examines the democratic revolution that he believed had been occurring over the previous seven hundred years.

  • Common sense; and The Rights of Man

    Common sense; and The Rights of Man (Leather Bound, Gold Leaf Edging)

    $23.95

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    Common Sense is a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775–76 advocating independence from Great Britain to people in the Thirteen Colonies. Written in clear and persuasive prose, Paine marshaled moral and political arguments to encourage common people in the Colonies to fight for egalitarian government. It was published anonymously on January 10, 1776, at the beginning of the American Revolution, and became an immediate sensation.

  • Benjamin Franklin

    Benjamin Franklin (Leather Bound, Gold Leaf Edging, 2 Volume Set)

    $34.95

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    From Benjamin Franklin's beginnings as a journalist at age sixteen to his retirement from public affairs at eighty-two, there was no break in his activity and accomplishments. As a writer, inventor, and statesman, he was--and still is--unsurpassed by anyone in the range of his natural gifts and the important uses to which he put them.

  • A Brief Narrative of the Case and Trial of John Peter Zenger

    A Brief Narrative of the Case and Trial of John Peter Zenger : Printer of the New York Weekly Journal (Leather Bound, Gold Leaf Edging)

    $12.95

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    The trial of John Peter Zenger, printer of the New York Weekly Journal, in August, 1735, raises vital questions about liberty that were of special concern both in England and America during the 17th and 18th centuries. One question concerns the limits to free speech and to freedom of the press: May citizens rightly and safely criticize government officials if those officials are thought to have abused their powers?

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    Annie's Quilted Mysteries (Hardcover, Dust Jacket, 12-Book Set)

    $74.95

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    Join Emma Cotton, Kelly Grace, and the members of the Nimble Thumbs quilting group in the quaint town of Mystic Harbor, Massachusetts, as they piece together new clues found in an old quilt that could help solve the mystery surrounding the death of their dear friend Rose fifteen years ago

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    Pennsylvania: A History of the Commonwealth (Softcover) [3810]

    $19.95

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    "A main theme of this book is that history does not leave us. We carry it around in our minds and on our backs." — Randall M. Miller and William Pencak, Editors

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    Buffalo Bill's Own Story of His Life and Deeds (Hardcover, Memorial Edition)

    $129.95

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    "The whole comprising and Authentic History of many Incidents inseparably interwoven with the Exploration, Settlement and Development of the Great Western Plains."—from the title page

  • Engineering Mechanics: Dynamics (Hardcover, 1st Ed/8th Printing)

    Engineering Mechanics: Dynamics (Hardcover, 1st Ed/8th Printing)

    $29.95

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    "The importance of mechanics in the preparation of young engineers for work in specialized fields cannot be overemphasized. The demand from industry is more and more for young men who are soundly grounded in their fundamental subjects, rather than for those with specialized training.— from the Preface

  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (HC/DJ)

    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (HC/DJ)

    $9.95

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    The most dangerous prisoner in the most secure prison in the Wizard World has escaped. His goal, get to Harry Potter. But why? Why does Sirius Black need Harry Potter?

  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (HC/DJ)

    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (HC/DJ)

    $9.95

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    A house Elf named Dobby, a new student named Tom Marvolo Riddle, and more trouble with the Dursleys. Just the beginning of what Harry Potter is to face in his second year at Hogwarts.

  • K12: American History Before 1865, Student Pages, Semesters 1 & 2 (Softcover)

    K12: American History Before 1865, Student Pages, Semesters 1 & 2 (Softcover)

    $8.95

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    These are the student worksheets and assessment tests for K12's AMERICA HISTORY BEFORE 1865 course that is intended for students in grades 5-8.

  • Annie's Attic Mysteries #18: The Tapestry in the Attic (HC/DJ)

    Annie's Attic Mysteries #18: The Tapestry in the Attic (HC/DJ)

    $9.49

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    Annie Dawson loved the small tapestry hanging on the wall of Grey Gables, the home she inherited from her late grandmother Betsy Holden. It seemed to a part of the home.

  • Annie's Attic Mysteries #17: Road Trip (HC/DJ)

    Annie's Attic Mysteries #17: Road Trip (HC/DJ)

    $9.49

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    It's not often a family member's possessions become part of an exhibition. It's even less often someone dies in front of that exhibit. But when you become one of the short list of suspects in the murder, that makes what started out as a fun road trip anything but. This is the situation in which Annie finds herself and her friends.

  • Annie's Attic Mysteries #16: The Key in the Attic (HC/DJ)

    Annie's Attic Mysteries #16: The Key in the Attic (HC/DJ)

    $9.49

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    A friend in need. Mary Beth Brock, owner of A Stitch in Time—the home of the Hook and Needle Club—is about to loose her shop to progress. To save her shop she needs to come up with the enormous asking price within a month.

  • Annie's Attic Mysteries #15: A Man of His Word (HC/DJ)

    Annie's Attic Mysteries #15: A Man of His Word (HC/DJ)

    $9.49

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    The discovery of a Bible in the attic of Grey Gables, the house Annie Dawson inherited from her grandparents Charles and Betsy Holden, has led to a new mystery.

  • Annie's Attic Mysteries #14: The Stolen Canvas (HC/DJ)

    Annie's Attic Mysteries #14: The Stolen Canvas (HC/DJ)

    $9.49

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    Tara Frasier, orphaned daughter of a friend of Annie Dawson's grandmother, has returned to Stony Pointe, Maine. Mysteriously so has Jem Carson, long-lost brother of Wally Carson. What is the connection?

  • Annie's Attic Mysteries #13: The Unfinished Sonata  (HC, DJ)

    Annie's Attic Mysteries #13: The Unfinished Sonata (HC, DJ)

    $9.49

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    First love. No matter where you go or who you marry your first love stays with you in your memories no matter how hard you try to forget. For Annie Dawson that was Grady Brooks. But why after all these years is he trying to contact her now?

  • Annie's Attic Mysteries #12: The Valise in the Attic (HC/DJ)

    Annie's Attic Mysteries #12: The Valise in the Attic (HC/DJ)

    $9.49

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    There's a valise in the attic of Annie Dawson's ancestral home, Grey Gables. But this seemingly simple valise has caused Annie to be mugged and her friend Alice to be kidnapped. Why?

  • Annie's Attic Mysteries #11: The Wedding Dress (HC/DJ)

    Annie's Attic Mysteries #11: The Wedding Dress (HC/DJ)

    $9.49

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    Annie Dawson's attic in Grey Gables has divested itself of many treasures since the Texan inherited her grandmother's home in Stony Point, Maine, but none as romantic and mysterious as the beautiful wedding dress she finds gracing an old mannequin concealed beneath a sheet along with a hand-crafted veil and pair of gloves.—from the front flap

  • Annie's Mysteries Unraveled #8: Double Strand Deception (Hardcover)

    Annie's Mysteries Unraveled #8: Double Strand Deception (Hardcover)

    $11.99

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    Kate Stevens and her good friend Vivi Lawrence are invited to Sage Hill's high society's Piéce de Résistance Gala, a costume ball capped by a big-ticket scavenger hunt and silent auction. The evening was fun and frivolous, but the next day the celebration is darkened when priceless jewelry turns up missing—and Vivi is at the center of the criminal investigation.

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