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Eureka Books of CA

Eureka Books of CA

426 2nd Street, Eureka, CA 95501 USA 707-443-9562
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We specialize in books and ephemera related to Northern California and have a large selection of modern first editions, Eastern religion, metaphysics, art, and other subjects.

Eureka Books, established in 1987, is a full-service new, used, and antiquarian bookstore in the heart of Old Town, Eureka, on California's far northern coast.

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Taste of the Season: Inspired Recipes for Fall and Winter

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Renowned cookbook author Diane Worthington knows that with the arrival of cooler climes come cozier cravings. And what could be cozier than this collection of 75 hearty recipes? Spicy chicken gumbo, tangy short ribs--nothing makes a house a home more than a kitchen filled with the aromas of good cooking like this. These are dishes that fit easily into todays busy lives. Roast Duck with Lavender Honey Sauce can be cooking in the oven while the cook is out enjoying the colorful fall foliage. ...


Buddha: the Living Way used book

Buddha: the Living Way

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Random House Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9780679457848 ISBN: 0679457844

Description: A photographic portrait of the practice of Buddhism ranges from the Himalayas to Europe and America as it shares images of Buddhist traditions and rituals, accompanied by a short introduction to Buddhism. Read More

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Down That Pan American Highway used book

Down That Pan American Highway

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Roger Stephens Date published: 1948

Description: Poor jacket. 352 pages. The author traveled 3231 miles from Laredo, Texas, to Panama City and is claimed to be the first to venture over the entire Pan American Highway at the time of his journey. Photographs in black-and-white by the author. 11 x 9 inches. First edition (first printing). A very good copy in a poor dust jacket with tears and small chips. Read More

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Argentine Republic: a Geographical Sketch With Special Reference to Economic Conditions, Actual Development, and Prospects of Future Growth used book

Argentine Republic: a Geographical Sketch With Special Reference to Economic Conditions, Actual Development, and Prospects of Future Growth

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Government Printing Office Date published: 1903

Description: 376 pages. Two folding maps, numerous photographic plates. A general statistical and historic guide to Argentina, with sections on indigenous peoples, the weather, boundary disputes, and even the wine industry. First edition. A presentation copy inscribed to Eliodoro Villazon, who served as the president of Bolivia from 1909 to 1913. An uncommon book with a great provenance. Attractively bound in half red morocco and red cloth, with gilt decoration on the spine and marbled endpapers. Some minor ... Read More

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Paths Less Travelled: Dispatches From the Front Lines of Exploration used book

Paths Less Travelled: Dispatches From the Front Lines of Exploration

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Atheneum Date published: 1988 ISBN-13: 9780689118197 ISBN: 0689118198

Description: 168 pages. Read More

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Interzones: Black/White Sex Districts in Chicago and New York in the Early Twentieth Century used book

Interzones: Black/White Sex Districts in Chicago and New York in the Early Twentieth Century

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Trade Paperback Publisher: Columbia University Press Date published: 1997 ISBN-13: 9780231104937 ISBN: 0231104936

Description: 238 pages. This book recounts the story of how interracial vice districts were formed and reconstructs the social experiences of the people who inhabited them. First edition (first printing). A near fine copy in wrappers (paperback). Interzones is an innovative account of how the color line was drawn--and how it was crossed--in twentieth-century American cities. Kevin Mumford chronicles the role of vice districts in New York and Chicago as crucibles for the shaping of racial categories and ... Read More

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Life and Letters of Oliver Wendell Holmes used book

Life and Letters of Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Edition: First Edition Thus Binding: Leather Publisher: Heirs of Hippocrates Library Date published: 1994

Description: 358, 335 pages. Two volume set. This special edition was published for members of 'The Heirs of Hippocrates Library. ' First edition thus. Near fine in quarter leather and cloth covers with gold decorations and lettering. All edges gilt. Silk page marker ribbon present. Slight scuffs to pages edges, else fine. Read More

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My Life: Autobiography of Havelock Ellis used book

My Life: Autobiography of Havelock Ellis

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Edition: First Edition Thus Binding: Leather Publisher: Heirs of Hippocrates Library Date published: 1993 ISBN-13: 9780404200879 ISBN: 0404200877

Description: 647 pages. This book was originally published by Houghton Mifflin Company 1939. First edition thus. Near fine in green quarter leather and cloth covers with gold decorations and lettering. All edges gilt. Silk ribbon page marker present. Slight scuff to bottom front edge of gold pages. Read More

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Mario Batali Simple Italian Food: Recipes From My Two Villages used book

Mario Batali Simple Italian Food: Recipes From My Two Villages

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Clarkson Potter Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9780609603000 ISBN: 0609603000

Description: Perfectly pristine ingredients, combined sensibly and cooked properly, are the unmistakable hallmarks of the best Italian food. Chef Mario Batali, known to fans far and wide as "Molto Mario" from his appearances on television's Food Network and as chef of New York's much-loved Pů restaurant, has elevated these simple principles to fine art, creating innovative new fare that pays tribute to traditional Italian home cooking in a distinctly modern way. Now, for the first time, more than 200 of his ... Read More

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The New Poetry: an Anthology of Twentieth-Century Verse in English used book

The New Poetry: an Anthology of Twentieth-Century Verse in English

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: The Macmillan Company Date published: 1924

Description: Very Good jacket. 624 pages. This is the 'New and Enlarged Edition' copyright 1923. Later printing. A very good copy in a very good dust jacket. Dust jacket with chips missing from spine top and bottom and edges, largest is 1' x 5/8ths' at spine bottom. Scarce in dust jacket. Read More

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