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61 Christopher Gidlow Revealing King Arthur Hardcover
England The History Press 2010 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
England: The History Press, 2010. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Tight binding Good overview leaning thankfully in the direction of their being a historical Arthur. Some decades the cynics are in the ascendancy and in cyclic revolving decades the forces for belief light up the forest, and the wave tossed se. Collectible condition. Since 1977 packing with care . Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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62 Clare A. Simmons Reversing the Conquest History And Myth
U.S.A. Rutgers University Press 1990 0813515556 / 9780813515557 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: Rutgers University Press, 1990. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped First American Edition. Great study of the Medieval romantic revival in 19th century England From Ivanhoe to King Arthur, the scholars which led ultimately to J.R.R.Tolkien. Great collectible shape. NOT a library book. Three Geese In Flight We wrap carefully for 35 years and do not put stickers on your books. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 16.39 USD
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63 Colin Platt The English Medieval Town
Secke 1986 2nd Edition Paperback Fine 
Secke, 1986. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. Near Fine Trade Paperback. B/W Illustrations. Maps. Drawings. Photos Focused study of a Medieval town from the Urban landscape to the Market to the daily food distribution. Clean pages NOT a library book. Comprehensive in it's focus on daily life . 
Price: 20.00 USD
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64 Cyril Edwards Translated Richard Barber Introduction Parzival and Titurel Wolfram Von Eschenbach
U.S.A. Oxford University Press 2009 First Thus Paperback Fine 
U.S.A.: Oxford University Press, 2009. Book. Fine.Clean Trade Paperback. Clean pages Tight Binding. The Translator seeks to cut back on the confusing effect of Wolfram in translation. Excellent translation of this ironic really, German Grail masterpiece of racial tolerance with Jewish Astrologers, noble Saracens and Knight Templars.It is hard to believe how the nazis (with a small n) used Parzival as their perfect symbol. Maybe with Wagner you can but not the tolerant Masonic Templar Wolfram. It is free of anti Semitic rhetoric and if anything he speaks of Flegetanis the Jewish/Muslim Astrologer from Toledo Spain! Clean handsome medieval 15th century Gawain painting on cover. Since 1977 we wrap in brown paper before shipping. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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65 D.G. Mowatt & Hugh Sacker The Nibelungenlied An Interpretative Commentary
Canada Univ of Toronto Press 1967 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Canada: Univ of Toronto Press, 1967. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover in Mylar Protected Near Fine Dust Jacket. No writing No underlines NOT a library book A great book to journey into the epic. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 24.58 USD
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66 Daniel Hoffman Paul Bunyan Last of the Frontier Demigods
U.S.A Columbia University Press 1966 First Thus Hardcover Very Good Very Good+ 
U.S.A: Columbia University Press, 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket Both Very Good Clean pages. A Fantastic academic comparative study of a American folklore hero.Paul Bunyan An American "Thor". Besides this brilliant mythological study a rare libretto written by W.H.Auden on Paul Bunyan is included.His Norse origin perhaps might be influenced by the many Scandinavians settled in Minnesota. 209 pp.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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67 Daniel J.Foley The Christmas Tree An Evergreen Garland Filled with History Folklore, Symbolism, Traditions, legends, And Stories
U.S.A. Chilton 1960 First Thus Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: Chilton, 1960. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Collectible Hardcover with Very Good Mylared Dust Jacket. Excellent look at the folklore and history of the Christmas tree in Europe and America. How the Christmas tree is a symbol of light over darkness as the Cosmic tree! Decorations Wonderful Rare to find this NOT a library book.Three Geese in Flight Folklore since 1977 packed with respect for the book and you Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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68 Daniel M. Masterson General Editor Barry Lord Michael E. Jones Ronald Pollitt Ellen E.Rice Robert Lindley Vann James C. Bradford Two Armed Schooners from the War of 1812: The Hamilton-Scourge Project Naval History The Sixth Symposium of the U.S. Naval Academy 29-30 September 1983 Hardcover
U.S.A. Scholarly Resources Inc. 1983 Hardcover Fine 
U.S.A.: Scholarly Resources Inc., 1983. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 4to - over 9 - 12" tall. Fine Condition Original Hardcover Clean NOT a library copy Large Green cloth. Twenty nine essays on naval history, From " Two Armed Schooners from the War of 1812 Barry Lord "The Logistics of the Anglo-Saxon Invasion" by Michael E.Jones on the capacity of the Saxon ships to carry warriors and or families to discuss was Romano Britain invaded as Gildas says or piece meal? Also "Contingency Planning and the Defeat of the Spanish Armada" The unseen war won by logistics and "Early Carrier Raids during World War II" Edwin Layton and Papers of John Paul Jones"Twenty five more essays! Fine collectible hardcover . 
Price: 59.00 USD
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69 David Bates And Robert Liddlard East Anglia And Its North Sea World In The Middle Ages Hardcover
England Boydell and Brewer Press 2013 1st Edition Hardcover Fine 
England: Boydell and Brewer Press, 2013. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover B/W Illus. Clean Pages NO Book Plates NOT a library copy. History and study of Dark Age Angle and Saxon Anglia and its interaction with Norse Seafaring. The Bristol and Netherlands fishing and exploration or Russian and Newfoundland. Cogs and Medieval ships and serious study of the North sea ships and what mysteries it leads too,. First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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70 David Beers Quinn England And The Discovery Of America 14811620 Hardcover
U. S. A.. knopf 1973 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U. S. A..: knopf, 1973. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Very Good Hardcover Very Good Clean NO Writing NOT a library copy. Comprehensive study of English exploration as early as King Arthur according to John Dee. From Bristol to Raleigh and Roanoke. NOT Price cut. Illustrations. A one volume library of English exploration. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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71 David Blamires Herzog Ernst And The Otherworld Voyage Hardcover
England Manchester University Press 1979 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Collectible Fine Hardcover And Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped and NOT a library book England: Manchester University Press, 1979. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. A excellent study of the Otherworld journey focusing on the Medieval German tale Herzog Ernst. Comparison to Irish Immrama Voyage of Bran and the Christian Saint Brendan Voyage, Celtic, Arthurian and India are all aspects here. Illustration of Pictish inscribed stone with a bird figure similar in tale. B/W Illus provided. Like new. Three Geese In Flight 35 years selling Celtic and Arthurian books as one. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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72 David M.Wilson The Northern World The History And Heritage Of Northern Europe Hardcover
U. S. A. Abrams 1980 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U. S. A.: Abrams, 1980. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Large Handsome Hardcover with Dust Jacket both clean and Very Good+ inside and out From the medieval kingdoms of Russia to Saxon Northumbria to early Celtic, Norse and Slavic Europe Gold torcs, broaches, knives, swords, clothing, architecture,Large hardcover with dust jacket. The best scholars in their fields cover their specialty. Very good+ shape both book and jacket.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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73 David M.Wilson The Vikings and Their Origins Hardcover
Great Britain Nationwide Book Service 1980 First Thus Hardcover Fine Fine Mylared 
Great Britain: Nationwide Book Service, 1980. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Thus. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket "The Vikings and their Origins" is just what this hardcover is all about, with 115 color and b/w illustrations and pictures. Really thought provoking behind all the Viking material goods shown! Not a library book either!. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 21.85 USD
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74 David Yerkes Edited The Old English Life Of Machutus Hardcover
Canada University of Toronto Press 1984 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1984. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Very Good+ Original Orange Hardcover NOT a library copy No Jacket issued by publisher. Clean like new condition free of markings. Little hole in rear end paper. Study and diplomatic text of latin and Old English Life of Machutus known as Saint Malo Saint Brendan's voyage companion. Texts. Notes and English introduction, glossary.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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75 Davidson, H.R.Ellis The Sword in Anglo-Saxon England: Hardcover
England Oxford University Press 1994 First Thus Hardcover Fine Near Fine Ewart Oakeshott 
Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Unclipped. NOT a library copy. NO Underlines. Crease in rear inner flap of dust jacket else Fine. Clean pages. NO plates No writing! First Revised Edition. Nothing better written than this great scholars history of the pattern-welded sword process. The Runic inscription etched blade and the Anglo-Saxon and Viking sword. H.R.Davidson is she is one of those very few scholars that is as inspired as she is knowledgeable. Plus Ewart Oakeshott crisp drawings and b/w plates brighter than the later cheaper reprints Since 1977 Three GeeseIn Flight Books wraps first in brown paper to protect dust jacket Dust jacket present. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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76 Denis Rixson The West Highland Galley
Edinburgh Edinburgh: Birlin 1998 1874744866 / 9781874744863 1st Scottish Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Edinburgh: Edinburgh: Birlin, 1998. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Scottish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Scottish Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Both Book and Jacket Near Fine.B/W Photos, Illus NOT price clipped NOT a library copy. 1st Scottish Edition Great study of medieval Scottish/Norse seafaring and the Galley that was used to transport Mercenaries to Ireland from the Hebrides Scotland. A real fine piece of scholarship. Great Illustrations too . Color Photo of Working Scottish Galley on Dust Jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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77 Dennis Anthony Freya's Gift Hardcover
New York Vantage Press 2000 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Vantage Press, 2000. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket Very small tear in Jacket. Clean pages NOT a library book. No writing or underlines. Fascinating Norse mythic fantasy novel with genuine Valkyries that moves from Asgard and Odin to W.W.Two Norway. Norse Occult fantasy. Great condition hardcover and jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.76 USD
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78 Derek Wilson The World Encompassed Drake's Great Voyage 1577-1580 Hardcover
U.S.A. 1977 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good 
U.S.A., 1977. Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. First Edition Hard Cover and Dust Jacket Compendium of Surviving Diary and official documents on Sir Francis Drake in Albion in the west coast of America and his trip around the world. Drawings, maps No writing in text No book plates. Small closed tears on jacket. But a blank quarter inch edge piece of page 95 is cut off. No writing on it, just the edge. NOT a library copy. Not price cut. A good solid working copy stated 'First Edition" at a good price.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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79 Diana L. Paxson Taking Up The Runes A Complete Guide To Using Runes in Spells, Rituals, Divinations, and Magic
U. S. A. Red Wheel 2005 1st Edition Paperback Fine 
U. S. A.: Red Wheel, 2005. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Trade Paperback. Comprehensive illustrated study of the use, history, folklore, and meditative use of this old Germanic alphabet that is still used outside of the Pagan revival in many quarters even in gravestones and in architecture. Here First Edition Numbers 12345678. First Edition. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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80 Diana L.Paxson The Wolf And The Raven A Novel Hardcover First American Edition
U.S.A. William Morrow 1993 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
U.S.A.: William Morrow, 1993. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good+ First Edition Hardcover and Very Good+ Dust Jacket Retelling of the "Nibelungenlied" as a mythic novel in the fashion of "Mists of Avalon"! Price clipped jacket Clean NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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81 Dockes, Pierre Medieval Slavery and Liberation Hardcover
U.S.A. Univ of Chicago Pr 1979 0226154823 / 9780226154824 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Univ of Chicago Pr (Tx). Hardcover. 0226154823 Near Fine Hardcover with Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. NOT Clipped. Pages clean Clean interior. At most a slight hint of shelf soiling on jacket. This study of Roman era and Dark Age Bagaudae rising which led in Britain to the rise of Arthur.,Also Norse slavery and how it ended in the Middle ages is the serious focus here. Children's Crusade,Student of Leon Blum killed by the Nazi barbarians Uncommon is such good shape both book and jacket. 240 pp. Since 1977 we wrap each book first in brown paper . Dust jacket present. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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82 Dorothy Whitelock The Audience Of Beowulf Hardcover
England Oxford 1951 Second Revised Edition Hardcover Good Good 
England: Oxford, 1951. Book. Good. Hardcover. Second Revised Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Good Hardcover and Good Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped. The Pages Are Free of writing. NO underlines. NOT a library book. The boards are seriously discolored and faded. But the Dust Jacket covers them anyway. The rest of the book is clean. But the discoloration allows the book to be sold as a bargain. Hard to find study of Saxon Warband culture of Beowulf. Second revised edition. Uncommon with intact jacket with a few tiny chips and light smudges and a pencil line Not a library book. Tight binding. No writing in text. A window into the feasting halls of the 'Jutes' and Saxons. As is a working copy with jacket. As is. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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83 E.A.Thompson The Visigoths In The Time Of Ulfila
London Duckworth 2008 Paperback Very Good 
London: Duckworth, 2008. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall. Trade Paperback Very Good+ Clean pages. NOT a library book. Thompson was a wonderful scholar of Dark Age history. His perspective is always interesting because of his fine academics and his application of his own economic theories. Here he examines the early Gothic conversion to Christianity. Clean and NOT a library book. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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84 E.G. Stanley Edited Robin Flower, R.W. Chambers, D.Whitelock, M. Biddle British Academy Papers On Anglo-Saxon England
England Oxford University 1990 1st English Edition Paperback Fine 
England: Oxford University, 1990. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st English Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Condition Trade Paperback Anthology of Scholarly Papers on Anglo-Saxon illumination, to early Saxon Place names and early Anglo Saxon settlement patterns in Arthurian era Britain. b/w Illus. and Photos. Great condition.. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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85 E.G.R.Taylor Tudor Geography, 1485-1583 First Edition Hardcover and Dust Jacket
England Methuen 1930 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Mylared 
England: Methuen, 1930. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Very Good+ Crisp Hardcover And Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Rare to find this Gold Standard Of Tudor Historical Geography in the era of John Dee and in such Very Good+ crisp condition. Particularly with the Mylar protected dust jacket so nice. NOT Price cut. NOT a library copy. Whole deep chapters on John Dee. Barlow, Hakluyt, Drake, Lok Nova Albion Only a little foxing on Title page and two tiny chips in top of jacket spine. Bright in mylar Rare in this basically collectible condition. Sixteen b/w plates. Maps.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 185.00 USD
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86 E.H. Blakeney Edited Translated Arthur Murphy Tacitus Historical Works: The History Germania, Agricola Volume Two Hardcover
England Everyman's Library 1939 Fifth English Edition Hardcover Very Good Good 
England: Everyman's Library, 1939. Book. Very Good. Cloth. Fifth English Edition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Very Good Clean Hardcover Good+ Dust Jacket Several Chips and tears with jacket chips along top of spine . Everyman's Library 274. Clean Cloth. No Writing No Underlines. This Volume 2 only of a two volume set. Includes Tacitus on the manners and customs of the ancient Germans, Celts, and Hebrews. History really elucidates present history. Here Rome's Vespasian attacks Jerusalem "A formidable body of Arabs with that animosity which often embitters neighboring nations against each other took the field as avowed enemies of the Jewish Nation." Includes the d/j which is often missing. Light wear and tear to dust jacket internally tight and clean.Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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87 E.K.Chambers English Literature At The Close Of The Middle Ages Hardcover
England Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1976 3rd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
England: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1976. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket.price clipped Pages clean NOT a library book and here with Dust Jacket a few small tears and shelf wear. Here is the literature during the age of Malory. Classic excellent study Morte Arthur, Gawain Ballads, Late Medieval Drama, The Carol, English Merlin by this famous Arthurian scholar. Uncommon with jacket. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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88 E.L.Cutts Scenes And Characters Of The Middle Ages Original 1926 Hardcover
london Simpkin Marshall 1926 Sixth Edition Hardcover Good+ 
london: Simpkin Marshall, 1926. Book. Good+. Hardcover. Sixth Edition. Original 1926 Hardcover Edition.Good+ Handsome Volume. Clean NOT a library copy Tight and good shape.Pages clean Gilt titling bright. Knight Templars Medieval monastic life Guilds, Knives, even a chapter on fifteenth century armour, Saxon weapons, English hermits, Knight Errantry, jousting, mediaeval ships, Beginnings of the Royal navy. much more, Excellent drawings.Really wonderful source book for the Medieval life. Rare NOT a library book. Great bargain. 
Price: 21.85 USD
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89 E.Paul Durrenberger and Dorothy Durrenberger The Saga Of Gunnlaugur Snake's Tongue With An Essay On The Structure And Translation Of The Saga Hardcover
New Jersey Associated University Press 1992 0838634656 / 9780838634653 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New Jersey: Associated University Press, 1992. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. NOT price cut NOT a library copy. Vision Dreaming in "Norse" Poet's culture has a important place in this Icelandic Saga. Great condition book and jacket. Siince 1977 packing with care and respect. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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90 E.V.Gordon The Battle of Maldon Edited by E.V.Gordon
England Methuen's Old English Library 1957 5th or later Edition Paperback Very Good 
England: Methuen's Old English Library, 1957. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 5th or later Edition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Trade Paperback First Revised Edition Eighth Printing Frontis Photo of battle causeway site.This great poem in old English tells of the Saxon - Viking battle. J.R.R.Tolkien is thanked in preface by his associate E.V.Gordon. Here is the original text with a scholarly introduction and notes.Gordon and Tolkien of course worked together on Sir Gawain. Near Very Good. Some judicial underlines in the introduction, else pristine looking tight, bright and nice. Prof.Tolkien talks about this battle tradition in the 'Tolkien Reader' where he discusses the wisdom in allowing the Vikigs to cross the bridge unmolested for honors sake.. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 22.08 USD
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