Second Story Books & Antiques - Rockville

Second Story Books & Antiques - Rockville

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Discover Noam.. available in Spanish in January
Please feel free to reach out if you are interested! Thank you in advance 😀 https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/379644713309540/
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Are you doing any bundles of kids books? My family is really missing the library and would love to buy a batch of like a dozen kids books to breathe some new life into our current repertoire. I had trouble finding an easy way to filter the Amazon store to only show kids books.
So happy with my bundle. The first book I pulled from the bag was one of my favorite books. My go to comfort read. Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner
Is this the same Second Story that used to be across from Uncle Lee’s on York/Greenmount in Baltimore?
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Loved this store. Visited it often when it was in Alexandria.

500,000 Books, All Subjects, Recent & Rare. Also: CD, DVD, Art, Graphics, Posters, Antiques. Our website lists only part of our inventory; we invite you to visit our store when you can.

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK under Phase 2 rules.

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Irving Kristol: "The Neoconservative Persuasion"

#IrvingKristol (Jan 22, 1920 – Sept 18, 2009) was dubbed the "godfather of neoconservatism". He played an influential role in the intellectual and political culture of the last half of the 20th century.
https://youtu.be/4Pvx_8be6z8
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irving_Kristol

youtube.com Mr. Kristol, who wrote the foreword to "The Neoconservative Persuasion," discusses his late father's essays on the history of the neoconservative movement. ...

Presidents & Leaders: Signed Books & First Editions

Presidents & Leaders: Signed Books & First Editions • 100+ lots • Preview & bid now. • The David "Tex" Gomez Collection • Auctions from Second Story Books • Live Online Auction Jan 30, 2021 • See all lots here: invaluable.com/catalog/soyhsr7siz

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Bid Now: Presidents and Leaders: Signed Books and First Editions - January 30, 2021 11:00 AM EST - Second Story Books

Presidents & Leaders: Signed Books & First Editions • 120 lots • Preview & bid now. • The David "Tex" Gomez Collection • Auctions from Second Story Books • Live Online Auction Jan 30, 2021 • See all lots here: invaluable.com/catalog/soyhsr7siz

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Conan the Conqueror: The Hyborean Age by Robert E. Howard

#RobertEHoward (Jan 22, 1906 – June 11, 1936) is best known for his character Conan the Barbarian and is regarded as the creator of the sword and sorcery genre.
https://www.secondstorybooks.com/pages/books/1323420/robert-e-howard/conan-the-conqueror-the-hyborean-age
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_E._Howard

secondstorybooks.com New York: The Gnome Press, 1950. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Hardcover with dust jacket; Yellowish brown spine with black and white text and a small picture; Dust jacket has minor open tear to the front and moderate smudges to the rear, dust jacket also has slight bumping to the corners and edges; Boards have....

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'Strindberg: A Life' Author Sue Prideaux Interviewed by Yale Books

#AugustStrindberg (22 Jan 1849 – 14 May 1912) wrote 60 plays, including The Father (1887), Miss Julie (1888), and Creditors (1889), and 30 books, both fiction and nonfiction.
https://youtu.be/CRyTFcJhZyo
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/August_Strindberg

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LIVING IT UP, OR, THEY STILL LOVE ME IN ALTOONA SIGNED by George Burns

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secondstorybooks.com New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1976. First Edition. Octavo, 251 pages; VG/VG-; full binding of white cloth; spine black with blue and white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear; price cut; signed flat by Burns at front free end paper; contains black and white photo...

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THE POETICAL WORKS OF LORD BYRON by George, 6th ron, ron

#LordByron (22 Jan 1788 – 19 April 1824) was one of the leading figures of the Romantic movement. Among his best-known works are Don Juan and Childe Harold's Pilgrimage.
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lord_Byron

secondstorybooks.com London: Henry Frowde, 1896. Oxford Edition. Octavo, 924 pages; VG; bound in full teal leather, paneled spine with gilt lettering and tooling, gilt borders to boards, gilt seal of Clapham High School on the front cover; marbled text block and endpapers; name written on sfep; very mild wear to corners...

Rockville Warehouse Store at 12160 Parklawn Drive. OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK, Phase 2 Rules. 500,000 Books, CD, DVD, Art, etc. Shop online at secondstorybooks.com/store-rockville.php (Most of our books are NOT online. We invite you to visit the store when you can).
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No Man is an Island - John Donne (Powerful Life Poetry)

#JohnDonne (Jan 1572 – 31 Mar 1631) is considered the preeminent representative of the metaphysical poets, his works well known for their metaphorical and sensual style.
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Donne

youtube.com Read by Peter BakerMusic by Slow Meadow-John Donne was an 18th century poet and philosopher, his most famous words here written in 1624. The poet coins the ...

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DELL COMICS K.K GOLDEN AGE RED RYDER No. 56 & 59 VF 2 issues

VINTAGE COMIC BOOKS • GRAPHIC NOVELS • INDEPENDENTS: Huge collection from the 1940s to 1980s. Many publishers, many genres. 100s listed, 1,000s more to come.
#RedRyder ONLINE ONLY.
https://www.secondstorybooks.com/pages/books/1336984/dell-comics-k-k-golden-age-red-ryder-no-56-59-vf-2-issues
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secondstorybooks.com DELL, 1948. No. 56 – Red Ryder by Fred Harman, March, 1948 – VFNo. 59 – Red Ryder by Fred Harman, June, 1948 – VF Ref#111920-CN05.

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THE TWO BOOKES OF SR. FRANCIS BACON. OF THE PROFICIENCE AND ADVANCEMENT OF LEARNING, DIVINE AND HUMAN by Sir Francis Bacon

#FrancisBacon (22 Jan 1561 – 9 Apr 1626) was a philosopher and statesman whose works are credited with developing the scientific method and remained influential through the scientific revolution.
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Bacon

secondstorybooks.com London: William Washington, 1629. Second Edition. square/small 8vo, 335pp.; VG; brown paneled spine with red label and gilt lettering; rebound, previous boards rebacked, diced with 4 diamonds; faded gilt tooling on edges; marbled endpapers; red specks on text block; binding becoming loose on first t...

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AMELIA BEDILIA by Peggy Parish, Fritz Siebel

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secondstorybooks.com New York: Harper & Row, 1963. First Edition. Octavo, unpaginated; VG/VG; full binding of printed paper; spine red with yellow lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear; wear to joints; small chips missing from corners of flaps, and head and tail of spine; pages clean; s...

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THE AGE WE LIVE IN: A HISTORY OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, FROM THE PEACE OF 1815 TO THE PRESENT DAY EIGHT VOLUMES by James Taylor

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secondstorybooks.com London: William MacKenzie, nd. No Edition Statement. Quarto, eight volumes; VG-; full bindings of brown cloth; spines with gilt and black lettering and design; mild shelf wear and soiling; mild shredding and bumping to corners; beveled edges; wear to heads and tails of spines; mild foxing; pages cle...

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How Jeff Koons Makes Million-Dollar Art

#JeffKoons (Jan 21, 1955) is known for his sculptures depicting everyday objects, including balloon animals – produced in stainless steel with mirror-finish surfaces. His works have sold for record auction prices for works by a living artist.
https://youtu.be/nNb4Z-yzzCo
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeff_Koons

youtube.com July 28 (Bloomberg) –- Jeff Koons' artwork is the the most expensive for a living artist. His iconic stainless steel sculptures repeatedly sell for millions....

ALWAYS OPEN ONLINE: Used & Rare Books, Arts&Antiques / eBay / amazon / CafePress / Special Collection: Comic Books. Auction Jan 30: Presidents & Leaders, Signed First Editions (120 lots). #usedbooks #rarebooks #auctions Learn more, browse, shop online: secondstorybooks.com/stores.php

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Elaine Showalter: "The Vintage Book of American Women Writers"

#ElaineShowalter (Jan 21, 1941) wrote Towards a Feminist Poetics (1979), The Female Malady (1985), Sexual Anarchy: Gender and Culture at the Fin de Siecle (1990), Hystories: Hysterical Epidemics and Modern Media (1997), and Inventing Herself: Claiming a Feminist Intellectual Heritage (2001).
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elaine_Showalter

youtube.com Elaine Showalter, professor emerita of English at Princeton University, presents an anthology of American women writers from the 17th century to today. Ms. ...

Rockville Warehouse Store at 12160 Parklawn Drive. OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK, Phase 2 Rules. 500,000 Books, CD, DVD, Art, etc. 301-770-0477. Website orders 20% OFF. Shop online at secondstorybooks.com/store-rockville.php (Most of our books are NOT online. We invite you to visit the store when you can).
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Richie Havens - Freedom (Live at Woodstock 1969)

#RichieHavens (Jan 21, 1941 – April 22, 2013) was a singer-songwriter whose music combined elements of folk, soul, and rhythm and blues. He played soulful covers of pop and folk songs, and was the opening act at Woodstock.
https://youtu.be/neTYfIJue-s
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richie_Havens

youtube.com Richie Havens je izvodjač koji je prvi nastupao na čuvenom Woodstock festivalu 1969-e. "Freedom" je jedna od najboljih pesama koju je tom prilikom izveo.

Presidents & Leaders: Signed Books & First Editions

Presidents & Leaders: Signed Books & First Editions • 120 lots • Preview & bid now. • The David "Tex" Gomez Collection • Auctions from Second Story Books • Live Online Auction Jan 30, 2021 • See all lots here: invaluable.com/catalog/soyhsr7siz

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Bid Now: Presidents and Leaders: Signed Books and First Editions - January 30, 2021 11:00 AM EST - Second Story Books

Presidents & Leaders: Signed Books & First Editions • 120 lots • Preview & bid now. • The David "Tex" Gomez Collection • Auctions from Second Story Books • Live Online Auction Jan 30, 2021 • See all lots here: invaluable.com/catalog/soyhsr7siz

invaluable.com Upcoming auction: Presidents and Leaders: Signed Books and First Editions. January 30, 2021 11:00 AM EST via Second Story Books

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Broken Arrow | 1968 Thule Air Base B-52 crash

On 21 January 1968, a USAF B-52 bomber crashed into sea ice near Thule Air Base in Greenland. The conventional explosives aboard detonated and the nuclear payload ruptured, resulting in radioactive contamination of the area.
#brokenarrow
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1968_Thule_Air_Base_B-52_crash

youtube.com Please support this channel by following me on Patreonhttps://www.patreon.com/allecibayOn 21 January 1968, an aircraft accident (sometimes known as the Thule...

GREAT BOOKS • GREAT GIFTS
Gift Certificates: From $25 to $500. Order online at secondstorybooks.com/gift_certificates.php
Book Bundles: Eight Books + SSB tote bag for $25. Order online at secondstorybooks.com/recently-sold.php
#bargainbooks #giftbooks #bookbundles

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INTERCEPT SIGNED by Patrick Robinson

#PatrickRobinson (21 Jan 1940) is a novelist whose recent books are naval-based thrillers, each telling the story of a crisis facing the world in the early 21st century.
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patrick_Robinson_(author)

secondstorybooks.com New York: Vanguard Press, 2010. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 333 pages; VG/VG; black spine with red lettering; price uncut 25.95 ; minimal shelf wear, pages clean; loose card signed flat by Patrick Robinson.

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DAY DREAMS INSCRIBED by Doyle F. Jolly

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secondstorybooks.com Washington DC: Published by Author, 1983. Octavo; 37 pages; G+; White Saddle-stitched paperback with black text and image of author on front cover; small brown stains on both covers, bending to top corner of rear cover; Inscribed by author Doyle F. Jolly to previous owner on inside of rear cover; Sh...

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The Child Catcher, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (HD)

#BennyHill (21 Jan 1924 – 20 Apr 1992) is best remembered for The Benny Hill Show, an amalgam of slapstick, burlesque, and double entendre. He was the Toymaker in the 1968 film Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
See film clip here:
https://youtu.be/8rdgKCTHmwI
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benny_Hill

youtube.com Posted for YouTubers to laugh at and enjoy! I do not own the copyright. (Posted under Copyright Disclaimer, Section 107 Copyright Act 1976, allowance made fo...

Rockville Warehouse Store at 12160 Parklawn Drive. OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK, Phase 2 Rules. 500,000 Books, CD, DVD, Art, etc. 301-770-0477. Website orders 20% OFF. Shop online at secondstorybooks.com/store-rockville.php (Most of our books are not online, so please visit the store when you can).

#EdithTolkien (21 Jan 1889 – 29 Nov 1971) was the wife and muse of novelist #JRRTolkien, and the inspiration for his fictional characters Lúthien Tinúviel and Arwen Undómiel.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edith_Tolkien

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Eightball No.1 by Daniel Clowes

VINTAGE COMIC BOOKS • GRAPHIC NOVELS • INDEPENDENTS: Huge collection from the 1940s to 1980s. Many publishers, many genres. 100s now listed, 1,000s more to come. Special collection not subject to discount.
#danielclowes ONLINE ONLY.
https://www.secondstorybooks.com/pages/books/1337509/daniel-clowes/eightball-no-1
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secondstorybooks.com Seattle: Fantagraphics Books, 1993. Fourth Printing. NM; minor creasing to covers and along spine; tiny scuff front cover; minor shelf-wear back cover along spine .

The Power of Sympathy or, The Triumph of Nature (published Jan 21, 1789) is a sentimental novel written in epistolary form by William Hill Brown. Widely considered to be the first American novel, it did not sell well.
#powerofsympathy
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Power_of_Sympathy

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Fellini - Satyricon Official Trailer #1 - Martin Potter Movie (1969) HD

#FedericoFellini (20 Jan 1920 – 31 Oct 1993) is recognized as one of the great filmmakers, known for La Strada (1954), Nights of Cabiria (1957), Juliet of the Spirits (1967), Fellini Satyricon (1969), and many others
https://youtu.be/RrBUdUYL71s
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federico_Fellini

youtube.com Fellini - Satyricon Trailer - Directed by Federico Fellini and starring Martin Potter, Hiram Keller, Max Born, Salvo Randone, Mario Romagnoli. A series of ba...

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The Theatre of Tennessee Williams 8 volumes by Tennessee Williams

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secondstorybooks.com New York: New Directions Publishing, 1971,1972,1976,1981,1992. Mixed Editions. Octavo; VG-/G; multicolored spines with black and colored text; 8 volumes: vol. 1, Battle of Angels, The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named Desire, pp 419; vol. 2, The Eccentricities of a Nightingale, Summer and Smoke, Th...

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MULHOLLAND DRIVE - Official Trailer - From David Lynch and starring Naomi Watts

#DavidLynch (Jan 20, 1946) is a filmmaker known for Eraserhead (1977), The Elephant Man (1980), Dune (1984), Blue Velvet (1986),Twin Peaks (1990–91), Wild at Heart (1990), Lost Highway (1997), Mulholland Drive (2001), and Inland Empire (2006).
https://youtu.be/jbZJ487oJlY
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Lynch

youtube.com Beautiful, bizarre and strangely addictive, the film begins as a botched hit which results in the meeting of brunette amnesiac Rita (Laura Harring – Love in ...

ALWAYS OPEN ONLINE: Our Bookstores, Arts&Antiques / eBay / amazon / CafePress stores + Special Collection: Comic Books. Live online auction Jan 30: Presidents & Leaders, Signed Books & First Editions (120 lots). Learn more, browse, and shop online: secondstorybooks.com/stores.php

#DorothyAnnan (20 Jan 1900 – 28 June 1983) was a painter, potter and muralist. Her paintings are held in many national collections, although many of her murals have been lost over time.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorothy_Annan

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Books can be brought in for trade any day of the week (but please give us a heads-up if you are bringing in a large collection of 4 boxes or more... 301-770-0477, ext. 0). WE ONLY OFFER STORE CREDIT FOR BOOKS AT THIS TIME. WE ARE NO LONGER GIVING CASH FOR BOOKS.

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