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101 Duncan, David James The River Why
San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Sierra Club Books 1983 0871563215 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Minor rubbing at corners with tiny split to top rear corner. Prev owner's name blacked out at top corner of front free end paper. Else clean and unmarked with binding straight and tight. Dust jacket is edge worn with heavy chipping at extremities. Short closed tear at bottom front spine hinge. Now in protective mylar cover. 294 pages. This captivating and exuberant tale is told by Gus Orviston, flyfishing genius and one of the most appealing heroes in contemporary American fiction. The River Why tells of Gus' adventures with a woman, a river, a trout, several dogs, a philosopher, a salmon, and a colorful cast of back woods characters. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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102 Dunn, Katherine 3 Day Fox: A Tattoo
Arboreal Abomination 1979 1st Edition Soft cover Fine Soft cover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Lara, Alaina Signed by Author(s)
Signed by the author. Staple-bound in buff stock wrappers. Pale yellow pages. Fine condition. No notable flaws. Unpaginated. Black and white illustrations. Small folio: 5.5 x 8 inches. Katherine Dunn (1945 - 2016) was the author of best-selling novel, Geek Love. She was also a journalist, voice artist, radio personality, book reviewer, and poet from Portland, OR. She was also a prolific writer on boxing. 3 Day Fox: A Tattoo is a single poem chapbook. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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103 Durrell, Lawrence Vega and Other Poems
London Faber and Faber 1973 0571102468 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Dust jacket has small scuff mark on edge of front flap hinge. Else fine. Dust jacket in mylar. 54 pages. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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104 Duvoisin, Roger The Four Corners of the World: The Unbelievable Adventure of Francisco Pizarro
New York Alfred A Knopf Inc 1948 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Illustrated paper over yellow cloth spine. Edge wear to boards and light wear at corners. Browning at extremities. Sticker residue at bottom corner of front free end paper and also to top corner of first page. Else pages are clean and crisp. Binding straight and tight. Worn dust jacket is browning at the edges. Chipping at corners and spine ends with a couple of edge tears and small chip out at bottom edge. Sticker over price in front flap. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. 128 pages. Pictorial end papers. Profusely illustrated by the author both in color and b/w. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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105 Eells, Myron Marcus Whitman: Pathfinder and Patriot
Seattle, Washington Alice Harriman Company 1909 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Soft cover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine. Boards rubbed and edge worn with some spots of scuffing and faint soiling. Beginning to fray at head/heel of spine. Deckle edges with many pages still uncut. Faint toning from age. Binding sound. 349 pages. 22 black and white plates. Whitman was a prominent physician and missionary in Oregon and Washington, and Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington is his namesake. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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106 Eig, Jonathan The Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a Revolution
New York, NY W. W. Norton & Company 2014 0393073726 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Full number line, black and white photograhs. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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107 Elliot, Elisabeth A Chance to Die: The Life and Legacy of Amy Carmichael
Old Tappan, NJ Revell 1987 0800715357 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Light shelf wear, new mylar; illustrated with photographs, map end papers. Biography traces the entire life of the Irish Missionary to India. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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108 Emerson, Earl W. Deviant Behavior: A Thomas Black Mystery
New York, New York, U.S.A. William Morrow and Company 1988 0688083358 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Signed by Author(s)
First edition. Signed by the author. Cream cloth spine over cream cloth boards. Dust jacket in protective mylar cover. Signed by Emerson and dated 1988 on title page. 225 numbered pages. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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109 Faulkner, William The Town
New York, NY Rancom House 1957 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Signed by Author(s)
Number 438 of 450 inscribed, limited first edition copies; 371 pages; signed by William Faulkner. Professionally rebound in handsome Morocco with banded, gilt embossed spine, all edges gilt, marbled end papers, a bit of rubbing at extremities, especially along bottom edges of boards, internally clean and bright with sound binding. The Town is the second novel of the "Snopes" trilogy, following The Hamlet (1940) and completed by The Mansion (1959). Each chapter is narrated from the point of view of one of three characters: Chick Mallison, Gavin Stevens, or V.K. Ratliff. Set in the fictional Yoknapatawpha County, based on Lafayette County, Mississippi, where Faulkner spent most of his life. William Faulkner is one of the most celebrated writers in American literature specifically known for writing southern fiction. Though his work was published as early as 1919, and largely during the 1920s and 1930s, Faulkner was relatively unknown until receiving the 1949 Nobel Prize in Literature, for which he became the only Mississippi-born Nobel laureate. Two of his works, A Fable (1954) and his last novel The Reivers (1962), won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Well packaged. Ships insured. 
Price: 1250.00 USD
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110 Fisher, M. F. K. To Begin Again: Stories and Memories 1908-1929
New York, New York, U.S.A. Pantheon Books 1992 0679415769 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Dust jacket in mylar. Full number line. 179 pages. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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111 Flanner, Janet The Cubical City
Southern Illinois University Press 1974 0809307006 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Black cloth with red titles and decoration to spine, light dust soiling and foxing to top edge of text block, else fine in price clipped dust jacket showing light wear at extremities. Originally published in 1926. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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112 Flaubert, Gustave (translated by Eleanor Marx Aveling) Madame Bovary
Mount Vernon, NY Peter Pauper Press Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Linder, Richard 
In original slip case. Pictorial paper over cream cloth spine. Paste down title block on spine is a little chipped at edges. Spine is dust soiled. Slip case is shelf worn with a couple of nicks to the open edges and a couple of spots of light soil. Undated. 288 pages. Illustrated. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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113 Ford, Alla T. The Joys of Collecting Children's Books
Hong Kong Ford Press 1968 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 64mo - up to 3" tall Signed by Author(s)
Miniature hardcover. 2 5/8 x 2 inches; edition limited to 500 signed copies, this being number 36 and one of 50 with hand-painted covers; [3],106,[1] pages; hand-drawn bouquet in preliminary blank page; numerous black and white illustrations, six of which have been hand-colored. Turquoise cloth covered boards slightly bowed with small bleached spots at edges, hint of fraying at top rear corner, tiny brown spot on fore edge of text block, silver booksellers label from Tokyo's Lilliput Oval Saloon in rear. First published in "The Book Lover's Answer," July 1965. 
Price: 115.00 USD
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114 Ford, Richard Independence Day
New York, New York, U.S.A. Alfred A Knopf Inc 1995 0679492658 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Plus Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Quarter bound in blue cloth with tan paper boards. Mild rubbing at tail of spine. Hint of sunning along top edge of boards. Dust jacket in mylar. Bookstore sticker affixed to the mylar inside the front flap. 451 numbered pages. Elle review, NYT review and Vintage Books Reading Group Guide laid in. Review slip between mylar and rear cover. Winner of the 1996 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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115 Forester, C. F. The African Queen
New York, NY Modern Library 1940 Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Red cloth boards with mild wear at extremities, light bump to top front corner, previous owner's address label in front end paper, pages toned from age. Dust jacket is rippled from moisture exposure, updated price sticker in front flap from 1947 bringing original price up to $1.25. Toledano binding style 8, Rockwell Kent end papers, pictorial dust jacket with 322 titles listed inside. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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116 Fowke, Edith Sally Go Round the Sun: Three Hundred Children's Songs, Rhymes and Games
Toronto, Canada McClelland and Stewart, Limited 1971 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Marchiori, Carlos 
Yellow cloth boards with a small red illustration in bottom front corner. Illustrated Dust Jacket. Boards are clean and bright with very light wear at extremities. Pages clean, crisp and bright. Binding straight and sound. Bright crisp dust jacket with mild wear at extremities. Light chipping at head of spine and a bit of creasing at top rear edge. Two inch closed tear at top of rear flap. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. 160 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white with one color accents. Incredible collection of songs and rhymes for children, not just from Canada. Many are recognizable from my American childhood. Some whimsical and some a little dark, and occasionally creepy. Wonderfully illustrated with whimsical charm by Carlos Marchiori. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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117 Freeman, Lois M. Betty Crocker's Parties for Children
New York, New York, U.S.A. Golden Press 1964 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Judy and Barry Martin 
Spiral bound. Boards are clean and square with faint wear at extremities. Unmarked pages are clean, crisp and bright. 163 pages. Profusely illustrated. Dozens of ideas for themes, menus, games and decorations for any vintage party. Perfect for birthdays, holidays, school celebrations, or parties for no reason at all. Bright, vibrant mid century illustrations by Judy and Barry Martin. A must have for any vintage cookbook or children's book collection. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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118 Gaines, Ernest J. Catherine Carmier
New York, New York, U.S.A. Atheneum 1964 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Quarter bound green paper over blue-gray cloth spine. Boards show mild wear and a bit of sun fading along edges. Damp staining to top edge of text block, which has led to a very slight bleed of the red dye, visible only at the very edge of the top margins. Unmarked pages are clean and crisp. Binding sound. Dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with chipping at extremities. Small edge tears and tear with a bit of loss at top of rear flap hinge. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. 248 pages. First novel from the award winning author of A Lesson Before Dying. First edition stated. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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119 Gates, Arthur L.; Huber, Miriam Blanton Round the Year
New York Macmillan Company 1934 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 5.5x7.5" Peck, A. Gladys 
Blue cloth boards with a black and orange illustration of a clown, and elephant and a cat. "Complementary Professional Copy" stamped into bottom of rear board. Boards are rubbed with scuffing at extremities. Name in pencil at top of front free end paper. Unmarked pages are bright and crisp with a very occasional smudge or bit of soiling. Binding is straight and tight. 167 pages. Measures about 5.5 x 7.5 inches. Five chapters of stories for early readers: Winter; The Circus; Cats; Dogs; Spring. Bright, fun illustrations throughout with all kinds of animals, and of course, clowns. Illustrations really highlight the fashions of the time. This book would be at home in any vintage children's book collection 
Price: 20.00 USD
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120 Gates, Sousa Young History of the Young Ladies Mutual Improvement Association of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints From November 1869 to June 1910
Salt Lake City, UT General Board of Y.L.M.I.A. Salt Lake City: The Deseret News 1911 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
8 x 5 3/4 inches, 488 pages, numerous black and white photographs of women throughout; green cloth boards with gilt titles, boards rubbed and edge worn with some light smudges and soiling, bottom front corner beginning to fray, previous owner's name at top of front end paper, pages lightly toned, binding sound. Comprehensive history of the genesis of the YLMIA along with several biographical sketches of the early women of the Mormon church and the YLMIA. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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121 Gibson, W. Hamilton Camp Life in the Woods and the Tricks of Trapping and Trap Making
New York, New York, U.S.A. Harper & Brothers 1881 Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Green cloth with red stamped decorations and gilt titles. Boards are heavily rubbed and edge worn with scuffing and fraying at extremities. Red decoration has darkened and faded, along with some of the gilt. Previous owner's name and address written in pencil in front and rear end papers. Pages are toned from age with scattered foxing and spotting throughout. Binding is sound. 300 pages. Profusely illustrated in black and white by the author. Comprehensive hints on camp shelter, log huts, bark shanties, woodland beds and bedding, boat and canoe building, and valuable suggestions on trappers' food, etc. With extended chapters on the trapper's art, containing all the "tricks" and valuable bait recipes of the profession; Full directions for the use of the steel trap, and for the construction of the traps of all kinds; detailed instructions for the capture of all fur-bearing animals; Valuable recipes for the curing and tanning of fur skins, etc., etc. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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122 Glassley, Ray Hoard Indian Wars of the Pacific Northwest
Portland, OR Binfords & Mort 1972 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good Plus Good Plus Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Red cloth boards are clean and square with light wear at extremities. Tail of spine is bumped. Internally clean, crisp and bright. Binding straight and tight. Dust jacket rubbed with light edge wear. Closed tear has been repaired with clear tape on rear panel. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. 258 pages. Maps in end papers. Black & white photos. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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123 Glickman, Rose L. Russian Factory Women: Workplace and Society, 1880-1914
Berkeley, CA University of California Press 1984 0520048105 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
325 pages, black and white photographs; dust jacket spine lightly sunned. Women workers have long been neglected in studies of the formation and evolution of the working classes. This book is about women industrial workers in the formative period of Russian industrial capitalism. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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124 Gloag, John British Furniture Makers
London William Collins 1945 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Brown paper over boards. Very light bumps to corners and scuffing along edges. Scattered mild foxing throughout. Dust jacket rubbed with mild edge wear and chipping at extremities. Foxing to rear panel. Spine sunned. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. 48 pages with 8 plates in color and 25 illustrations in black & white. #89 in the Britain in Pictures series. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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125 Graham, Andrew J. The Little Teacher of Standard Phonography
1882 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 3x5 
Miniature book bound in blue cloth with black titles and decoration. Boards are rubbed and edge worn with a bit of fraying at extremities. Previous owner's name and address in front end paper in ink, and name again in pencil on verso of front free end paper. Pages lightly toned from age with occasional brown spots or smudges. Binding sound. Book measures about 3 x 5 inches. 21 numbered pages plus several pages of ads for other books in the Miniature Series. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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126 Graham, Winston Marnie
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1961 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7 
First American edition; 281 pages; lime green cloth boards are clean and square, three small faded spots on spine, tail of spine slightly crushed, clean, bright and tight in slightly chipped and edge worn dust jacket with faint crease to bottom front corner. Marnie was a young woman embezzler who is black-mailed into marriage by her employer. The book was adapted into film by Alfred Hitchcock in 1964 and given a more uplifting ending. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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127 Gramatky, Hardie Loopy
New York, NY G. P. Putnam's Sons 1968 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover; pictorial cloth (library binding); 10 x 7.75 inches; unpaginated; illustrated throughout; signed by the author and inscribed thus: For Ed Kemp -- That High Flying Friend of "Loopy" and Especially Yours Truly -- Hardie Gramatky, with a drawing of Loopy the airplane next to the inscription. Mild rubbing and light bumps to extremities, internally clean, crisp and bright with sound binding. Hardie Gramatky (1907 - 1979) wrote and illustrated several children's books, most notably "Little Toot. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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128 Grau, Shirley Ann Keepers of the House
New York, New York, U.S.A. Alfred A Knopf Inc 1964 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Turquoise boards with mild edge wear and bumps to bottom corners. Scattered foxing to page edges. Small sticker removal injury at top edge of front end paper. Dust jacket with mild edge wear and rubbing. Some tanning to edges and rear board. Dust jacket in mylar cover. 309 pages. First edition stated. 4.95 price in front flap. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1965, The Keepers of the House is Shirley Ann Grau's masterwork, a many-layered indictment of racism and rage that is as terrifying as it is wise. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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129 Gruelle, Johnny Raggedy Ann in the Magic Book
New York, NY Johnny Gruelle Company 1939 Hardcover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Gruelle, Worth 
Pictorial paper boards over blue cloth spine. Boards are rubbed and scuffed with heavy edge wear. Corners bumped and worn through. Small nick in center of front board. Unmarked pages are clean, crisp and bright. Binding straight and tight. Unpaginated. Profuse with vibrant color and black & white illustrations. This is the first edition of the first of the Raggedy Ann books published after the death of her creator, Johnny Gruelle. His son, Worth Gruelle, took up the job and illustrated the book and carried on with the series. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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130 Gruelle, Johnny Raggedy Ann's Lucky Pennies
Chicago M. A. Donohue & Company 1932 1st Hardcover Gook Fair 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Pictorial paper boards over black cloth spine. Scuffing at chipping to edges. Bottom corners worn through. Title page and subsequent two pages split at tail of hinge to first stitch in binding. Light damp stain to top corner of pages. Else unmarked pages are clean, crisp and bright. Binding is tight with a slight lean. Worn dust jacket with chipping, edge wear and tears. Pieces missing from dust jacket spine at head, tail and in center as well as smaller bits at hinges. Small chips missing at spine and hinge ends. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. Unpaginated. Profuse with vibrant color and black & white illustrations. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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131 Guggenheim, Peggy Out of this Century: Confessions of an Art Addict
New York, NY Universe Books 1979 0876633378 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
396 pages, numerous black and white photographs, foreword by Gore Vidal, introduction by Alfred H. Barr, Jr.; damp stain to top front corner of dust jacket visible in flap. Out of This Century is Peggy Guggenheim's own story of her flamboyant life. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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132 Hale, Rev. E. E.; Hale, Susan A Family Flight Through France, Germany, Norway and Switzerland
Boston, MA D. Lothrop & Company 1881 Hardcover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Brown cloth boards are worn with some mild fraying at extremities. Front hinge cracked about one inch at bottom. Clean, unmarked pages with light toning from age. Binding beginning to weaken, but remains sound. 405 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white throughout. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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133 Harraden, Beatrice The Fowler
New York, NY Dodd, Mead & Company 1899 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
First edition; hardcover in cloth; 7 1/2 x 5 inches; 345 pages. Coarse brown cloth decorated with an image of a butterfly in blue and gold, boards rubbed and edge worn with mild dust soiling, toned pages with occasional brown spots, binding sound. "A young country lawyer is driven by poverty to accept an assemblyman's salary from the hands of a "boss," and when his conscience forces him to vote against a bad bill he is thrown out of office. ..." -- google books description. Theodore Bevan, the Fowler, the type of evil, the spirit of pessimism; Brian Uppingham, the type of good, the spirit of optimism; and Nora Penhurst, the prey of the Fowler, and the beloved of Brian -these are the three significant characters of the book, and the story is the story of Nora's struggles under these two influences. Beatrice Harraden (1864-1936) was a British writer and suffragette. She traveled extensively in Europe and the United States and in 1893 found fame with her debut novel, Ships That Pass in the Night, a love story set in a tuberculosis sanatorium. It was a best-seller, but she failed to achieve similar success with subsequent books which included novels, short stories and books for children. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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134 Haskins, Jim James Van DerZee: Picture Takin' Man (with original Van Der Zee photo from GGG Studio laid in)
New York, NY Dodd, Mead & Company 1979 0396076785 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
9 1/4 x 6 3/4", 256 pages, black and white photographs throughout; black cloth is edge worn with a bit of light soiling, bump to top front corner, previous owner's name stamp to top and fore edges of text block and front end paper, pages clean and crisp, binding sound, dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with a couple of tiny edge tears and scratches to front panel, now in protective mylar cover. Black and white 5 x 7" photograph of three African American men, perhaps three generations, posed in a studio; photograph is marked "vanderzee 1932," and G.G.G. Photo Studio, 2065-7th AVE., N.Y.C." is stamped on rear in blue; photo is edge worn with handling wear, adhesion injuries along bottom edge and at bottom right corner. James Van Der Zee (1886 - 1983) was an African American photographer best known for his portraits of black New Yorkers. He was a leading figure in the Harlem Renaissance. Aside from the artistic merits of his work, Van Der Zee produced the most comprehensive documentation of the period. In 1916 Van Der Zee and his second wife, Gaynella Greenlee, launched the Gaynella Greenlee Guarantee Photo Studio in Harlem, called G.G.G. Studio., it was in the above ground basement of a Harlem brownstone on the west side of the street. His business boomed during World War I, and the portraits he shot from this period until 1945 have demanded the majority of critical attention. 
Price: 795.00 USD
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135 Hatfield, Antoinette Kuzmanich More Remarkable Recipes from the Recipe File of Mrs. Mark O. Hatfield
Beaverton, OR Criterion, Ind. 1970 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Signed by Author(s)
Boards are clean and square. Mild bumps to head/tail of spine. Unmarked pages are clean and crisp. Binding straight and tight. Rubbed dust jacket with edge wear and chipping at extremities. Dust jacket in protective mylar cover. Signed by the author on front free end paper. 181 pages. Black & white photographs. Second collection of recipes from famed ex Oregon Governor Hatfield. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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136 Hearn, Lafcadio Kotto: Being Japanese Curios, With Sundry Cobwebs
New York, NY Macmillan Company 1902 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches, 251 pages plus 2 pages of publisher's ads, black and white photo with tissue guard at frontis, numerous illustrations in red and a few drawings in black and white; olive green cloth boards with elaborate peacock illustration and titles in gilt, boards rubbed with heavier wear at extremities, top edges gilt, remaining edges untrimmed, previous owner's name and date of 1962 in front end paper, pages lightly toned, binding a little tender. Patrick Lafcadio Hearn (1850 - 1904), known also by the Japanese name Koizumi Yakumo, was an international writer, known best for his books about Japan, especially his collections of Japanese legends and ghost stories. In the late 19th century, Japan was still largely unknown and exotic to Westerners. However, with the introduction of Japanese aesthetics, particularly at the Paris Exposition Universelle of 1900, Japanese styles became fashionable in Western countries. Consequently, Hearn became known to the world by his writings concerning Japan. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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137 Heinlein, Robert A. The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
New York, NY G. P. Putnam's Sons 1966 Hardcover Very Good Minus Very Good Minus Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Sixth impression; hardcover with dust jacket, 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches, 383 pages, author photo on rear, orig price of $6.95 in front jacket flap. Turquoise cloth with gilt titles to spine and author initials to bottom front corner, boards edge worn with mild damp staining and bleached spots along rear fore edge, tiny split at tail of front internal hinge, pages toned from age, dust jacket rubbed and edge worn, strip of rubbing along center of spine, chipping at extremities with small chip and crease at top front edge, dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. Robert A. Heinlein was the most influential science fiction writer of his era, an influence so large that, as Samuel R. Delany notes, "modern critics attempting to wrestle with that influence find themselves dealing with an object rather like the sky or an ocean." He won the Hugo Award for best novel four times, a record that still stands. The Moon is a Harsh Mistress was the last of these Hugo-winning novels, and it is widely considered his finest work. It is a tale of revolution, of the rebellion of the former Lunar penal colony against the Lunar Authority that controls it from Earth. It is the tale of the disparate people--a computer technician, a vigorous young female agitator, and an elderly academic--who become the rebel movement's leaders. And it is the story of Mike, the supercomputer whose sentience is known only to this inner circle, and who for reasons of his own is committed to the revolution's ultimate success. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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138 Heller, Suzanne The Story of a Fat Little Girl
New York, New York, U.S.A. Paul S. Erikson, Inc. 1966 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall 
Red and black illustrated paper boards with mild wear at extremities. Gift inscription in front end paper. Previous owner's book plate in half title page. Two of the pages were once stuck together so there is now an adhesion injury to the top corner of those pages. Otherwise, pages are clean, crisp and bright. Binding straight and tight. Dust jacket has mild edge wear and a couple of tiny edge tears. Small spot of soiling to rear panel near bottom spine corner. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. Oblong book measures 7.5 x 5 inches. The Story of a Fat Little Girl is really a book about how hard it is to be different. Sweet and sad at once, it manages to point to a brighter future while recognizing that people aren't always nice. From the author of Misery, and More Misery. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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139 Henry, Marguerite White Stallion of Lipizza
Chicago, IL Rand McNally 1964 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Wesley Dennis 
First printing stated. Pictorial boards are clean and bright with chipping and scuffing at edges and corners. Unmarked pages are clean, crisp and bright. Binding straight and tight. Pictorial end papers. 116 pages. Illustrated throughout in black and white with full color two page illustration at center. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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140 Hersey, John A Bell for Adano
Franklin Center, PA Franklin Library 1978 Limited Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Full red leather decorated with gilt. Banded spine. All edges gilt. Moire end papers. Ribbon bookmark. Fresh, unopened binding. 335 pages. Handsome special limited edition reprint of Hersey's 1944 novel which went on to win the Pulitzer Prize. It tells the story of an Italian-American officer in Sicily during World War II who wins the respect and admiration of the people of the town of Adano by helping them find a replacement for the town bell that the Fascists had melted down for rifle barrels. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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141 Holbrook, Stewart H. The Columbia
New York, New York, U.S.A. Rinehart and Co., Inc. 1956 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Richardson, Ernest Signed by Author(s)
Navy cloth covered boards are bumped at bottom corners. Bump to head of spine. Unmarked pages are clean and crisp. Binding straight and tight. Price clipped paper dust jacket overlaid by clear & yellow acetate jacket with a price of 6.50. Paper jacket with edge wear and chipping at edges and very short closed tear at top rear spine hinge. Acetate jacket is rubbed with two tears: closed tear at bottom front edge near spine and tear at top rear spine corner with tiny chip out. Both jackets now encased in protective mylar cover. One of twenty-five hundred copies signed by the author of which this is number A85. In addition to author's signature on limited edition page, also signed by the author and inscribed to prev owner in front free end paper. Special Lewis and Clark edition commemorating the 50th volume in the Rivers of America Series. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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142 Hope, Laura Lee Six Little Bunkers at Uncle Fred's
New York, New York, U.S.A. Grosset & Dunlap 1918 Hardcover Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Gray cloth boards with paste down illustration on front board. Boards are rubbed with heavy edge wear. Fraying at corners and spine ends. Spine darkened and spotted from age. Pages a little toned from age. Binding remains straight and sound. 246 pages plus ads for other series books from publisher. Four black & white illustrated plates. The Six Little Bunkers series was part of the Stratemeyer Syndicate of books which included the series Nancy Drew, Hardy Boys and the Bobbsey Twins. This series was written under the pseudonym Laura Lee Hope. Actual writers taking up the pen of Laura Lee Hope include Edward Stratemeyer, Howard and Lilian Garis, Elizabeth Ward, Harriet (Stratemeyer) Adams, Andrew E. Svenson, June M. Dunn, Grace Grote and Nancy Axelrad. Laura Lee Hope was first used as a pseudonym in 1904 for the debut of the Bobbsey Twins. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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143 Howard, Alexander L. Trees in Britain
London Collins 1946 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Brown paper over boards. Corners square. Scuffing along edges. Slight lean to spine. Light foxing in end papers. Dust jacket rubbed with light edge wear and chipping at extremities. Spine sunned and scuffed. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. 48 pages with 8 plates in color and 18 illustrations in black & white. #91 in the Britain in Pictures series. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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144 Howells, William Dean A Chance Acquaintance
Boston, MA Houghton Mifflin Company 1898 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall William L. Sheppard Signed by Author(s)
Cloth; 271 pages. Author's signature (as W. D. Howells) pasted into front end paper along with silver gelatin sepia photograph of Howells at his desk. Red cloth with publisher's stamp to front board. Top edge gilt. Boards are smudged and edge worn with a hint of fraying at extremities. Small water spot at tail of spine. Front hinge starting. Slight lean to spine. Nicknamed "The Dean of American Letters", Howells was particularly known for his tenure as editor of The Atlantic Monthly as well as for his own prolific writings, including the story "Christmas Every Day", and the novels "The Rise of Silas Lapham" and "A Traveler from Alturia. 
Price: 180.00 USD
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145 Hubbard, Elbert Concerning Slang and Other Droll Stories
East Aurora, NY Roycrofters 1920 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 16mo 
Green paper over pebbled leather spine. Top edge gilt. Remaining edges untrimmed. Boards are rubbed and edge worn with a couple of small nicks to paper at edges or corners. Spine ends wearing through. Pages lightly toned from age. Binding sound. 125 pages. Small book measures about 6.5 x 5 inches. Elbert Hubbard (1856 – 1915) was an American writer, publisher, artist, and philosopher. Today Hubbard is mostly known as the founder of the Roycroft artisan community in East Aurora, New York, an influential exponent of the Arts and Crafts Movement. Among his many publications were the nine-volume work Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great and the short story A Message to Garcia. He and his second wife, Alice Moore Hubbard, died aboard the RMS Lusitania, which was sunk by a German submarine off the coast of Ireland on May 7, 1915. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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146 Hubbard, Elbert The Boy From Missouri Valley
East Aurora, New York Roycrofters 1916 Soft cover Near Fine Soft cover 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall 
Staple-bound in tan wraps. Cover decorated in arts and crafts style in orange and black. Hint of wear at extremities. Staples rusty. 16 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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147 Hughes, Richard A High Wind in Jamaica
New York, NY Modern Library 1932 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾ 
399 pages; gray cloth with green title blocks, price clipped dust jacket, 360 titles inside dust jacket, Toledano binding number 8. Richard Hughes's celebrated short novel is a masterpiece of concentrated narrative. Its dreamlike action begins among the decayed plantation houses and overwhelming natural abundance of late nineteenth-century Jamaica, before moving out onto the high seas, as Hughes tells the story of a group of children thrown upon the mercy of a crew of down-at-the-heel pirates. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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148 Hughes, Rupert She Goes to War
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1929 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
7 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches; 302 pages plus several pages of publisher's ads; black and white photo stills from the 1929 silent film adaptation. Red cloth boards with black titles, mild edge wear and corners turning in, penciled gift inscription in front end paper, pages lightly toned with age, binding sound, dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with some light soiling to rear, chipping at extremities, now in protective mylar cover. Includes the following stories: She Goes to War; A Girl on a Barge; The River Pageant; A Daughter of Today. In the title story, a young woman disguises herself as a man and follows her fiancé into the trenches during World War I to find out what war is really like. The book was adapted to a silent film in 1929 starring Eleanor Boardman and John Holland. Photoplay editions were the forerunners of movie tie-in editions in books. They were editions produced to accompany silent films and the early motion pictures of the sound era when movies were known as photoplays. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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149 Hunter, Kay Bimbo and His Jacket
New York, NY Samuel Gabriel Sons & Company 1935 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Gincano, John 
Undated, but listed in Catalog of Copyright Entries for 1935. Hardcover with dust jacket. Oblong, 9 x 10.75 inches; unpaginated; color illustrations throughout. Blue cloth boards with large paste-down illustrations to front and rear, sewn binding; boards edge worn with a bit of fraying at extremities, occasional smudges and mild handling wear to pages, binding sound. Dust jacket worn and grubby with tide marks along fore edges, split along spine, now housed in protective mylar cover. Bimbo is a little circus monkey who has his favorite jacket stolen by the circus strongman. He asks all of his animal friends for help getting it back but none can help him. Finally, it is the pretty rope walker who shames the strongman into returning it. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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150 Huntington, James (as told to Lawrence Elliott / Introduction by Lowell Thomas) On the Edge of Nowhere: A thrilling true story of life in the Big Land -- Alaska
New York, New York, U.S.A. Crown Publishers Inc. 1967 Hardcover Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Second printing. Full blue cloth with silver decoration to front board and silver titles to spine. Boards Clean and square with mild wear at extremities. Very slight lean to spine. Dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with chipping at extremities and several short edge tears. Now in protective mylar cover. 183 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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151 Irving, John Trying to Save Piggy Sneed
New York, New York, U.S.A. Arcade Publishing 1996 1559703237 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Full number line. Dust jacket in mylar. 432 pages plus several pages of b/w photos. Contains a dozen short works, beginning with three memoirs (including an account of Irving's dinner with President Reagan at the White House). The newest and longest of the memoirs, "The Imaginary Girlfriend," is the core of this collection. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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152 Jackson, Helen Hunt Ramona
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1912 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Reprint, hardcover with dust jacket, 7 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches, illustrated; brown cloth boards are clean and square, pictorial end papers, gift inscription dated 1937 on verso of front free end paper, pages lightly toned from age, binding sound, pictorial dust jacket with light rubbing and edge wear in protective mylar cover. Beautiful copy. Originally published in 1884, Ramona has often been compared to Uncle Tom's Cabin for its influence on American social policy. Ramona is set among the California Spanish missions and tells the story of the young mixed-blood heroine, Ramona, and her Native American lover Alessandro, as they flee from the brutal violence of white settlers. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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153 Jackson, Laura (Riding) The Word "Woman" and Other Related Writings
Great Britain Carcanet Press Ltd 1994 1857540069 Hardcover Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
No statement of edition; ix,202 pages. By investigating definitions, historical and literary usages, the words of women about themselves, and the physical appearance of woman, Laura (Ricing) Jackson seeks to understand the word "woman." Motherhood, "manfever" in women, work, satisfaction, sexual equality, and the essential relationship between man and woman are all considered. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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154 James, Henry The Bostonians
New York Modern Library 1956 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Green cloth boards with black title blocks and gilt titles. Spine ends a little soft. Tiny glue injury to top edge of front end papers. Rubbed dust jacket with a short closed tear to top front edge. Jacket now in protective mylar cover. 454 pages plus ML index at rear. 1965 edition; Toledano binding style 9; 408 titles in dust jacket; $1.95 price in front flap. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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155 Jessup, Alexander (editor) Best American Humorous Short Stories
New York, New York, U.S.A. Modern Library Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Blue cloth boards are clean and square with light wear at extremities. Lightly toned pages are otherwise clean and crisp. Binding sound. Dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with sun darkened spine. Now in protective mylar cover. 276 pages plus publishers title list in rear. Rockwell Kent end papers. Toledano spine 8. 291 titles in dust jacket. Includes stories by Mark Twain, O. Henry, Bret Harte, Edgar Allan Poe, etc. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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156 Joyce, James Ulysses
Paris, France Shakespeare and Company 1926 Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Eighth printing; hardcover, 8 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches, 735 pages, small printed map of James Joyce's grave location laid in; three-quarter bound in blue marbled paper boards backed and tipped in brown Morocco, banded spine with title blocked in gilt, boards rubbed and scuffed at extremities, bits of leather scuffed away at corners, spine sun faded, decorative end papers, pages toned with age, binding sound. Small, folded mimeographed flyer laid in with the title: Wegweiser zum Grab des Schriftstellers James Joyce im Friedhof Zurich-Fluntern (Signpost to the tomb of the writer James Joyce in the cemetery Zurich-Fluntern). Inside is a brief biography of Joyce, and his wife, Nora-Joyce Barnacle, along with a map showing directions to their graves. The flyer is dated 21.12.62. The paper is toned and creased with some brown spots. Capturing a single day in the life of Dubliner Leopold Bloom, his friends Buck Mulligan and Stephen Dedalus, his wife Molly, and a cast of supporting characters, the author pushes Celtic lyricism and vulgarity to splendid extremes. A modernist novel of supreme stylistic innovation, James Joyce's Ulysses is the towering achievement of twentieth century literature. For Joyce, literature 'is the eternal affirmation of the spirit of man'. Written between 1914 and 1921, Ulysses has survived bowdlerization, legal action and bitter controversy. -- Shakespeare and Company 
Price: 675.00 USD
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157 Kay, Gertrude Alice The Friends of Jimmy
New York, New York, U.S.A. P. F. Volland Company 1926 Hardcover Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Pictorial paper boards are rubbed and edge worn with scuffing at extremities and some light soiling. Rubbed through at corners. Pages a little toned from age. Binding straight and tight. Unpaginated. Pictorial end papers. Charming color illustrations throughout. Ads for other children's books at rear. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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158 Kaye, Nina All About Parties: The Modern Party Book for Young and Old
New York, New York, U.S.A. Crown Publishers Inc. 1938 Hardcover Good Good Minus Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Red cloth boards with some very light soiling at the top font edge and top corner is bumped. Moderate shelf wear to spine ends. Previous owner's name at top of front end paper. Clean, unmarked pages with mild toning from age. Binding is straight and tight. Dust jacket is heavily worn with pieces chipped or torn away at the edges. Jacket is now in a protective mylar cover. 326 pages. From the inside front flap: Here's the advice and information that will make your parties gay and successful, that will make you the most popular hostess or host in town. From invitation to au revoir, here's how to have fun for everyone. Complete Party Plans; Games; Square Dances; Original Recipes; Scavenger Hunts; Decorations; Etiquette; Quizzes and Bees; Etc. Etc. Etc. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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159 Keats, Ezra Jack Peter's Chair
New York, New York, U.S.A. Harper & Row 1967 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Light bump to tail of spine. Dust jacket has two closed edge tears, one with a light crease, and some mild edge wear. Now in protective mylar cover. Later Printing with $6.95 price in front flap. Peter has trouble adjusting to a new baby in the house and decides to run away when his parents announce they are going to paint his chair pink for his new baby sister. Charming story of growing up, in more ways than one, by Caldecott winning artist and author ofThe Snowy Day. 
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160 Kennedy, Charles Rann The Servant in the House
New York, NY Harper and Brothers 1908 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Embossed purple cloth boards with dust jacket; 8.25 x 5 inches; [5], 152 pages; black and white photographs of characters from the play. Boards are a vivid purple, but it is difficult to represent that in the photo. Boards rubbed and worn at extremities, tiny and faint char mark on front board, previous owner's name in pencil in front end paper, small piece of the top edge of the front end paper has been torn away where it might have had an ownership sticker, untrimmed edges, pages lightly toned from age, binding sound. Dust jacket is tattered at edges with tanning, soiling, and small burn mark on front panel, now in a protective mylar cover. The Servant in the House is a five-act play set in England. It had six productions on Broadway between 1908 and 1926, and was made adapted into a silent film in 1918. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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161 Kimmel, Eric A. Baba Yaga: A Russian Folktale
New York, New York, U.S.A. Holiday House 1991 082340854X 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Good Hardcover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Lloyd, Megan 
Faint wear to extremities. Dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with some light soiling. Chipping at head of spine and two inch closed tear at head of front spine hinge. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. Unnumbered pages. Signed by the author and inscribed to the prev. owner in pink marker in front free end paper. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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162 Kingsley, Charles The Water Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby
New York, NY Macmillan Company Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾ Paton, Sir Noel; Skelton, Percival 
Undated but in the late Victorian style and with gift inscription in front end paper dated 1887. Hardcover, 310 pages plus 12 pages of publisher's ads, several black and white illustrated plates, small in-text illustrations at the beginning of each chapter; red boards with gilt titles and decorative borders in black and gilt, boards rubbed and edge worn with occasional mild soiling, faded spine, pretty floral end papers, pages toned and brittle from age, binding a little tender. Originally published in 1862-63 as a serial for Macmillan's Magazine, The Water-Babies was first published in its entirety in 1863. It was written as part satire in support of Charles Darwin's The Origin of Species. The book was extremely popular in England, and was a mainstay of British children's literature for many decades, but eventually fell out of favor in part due to its prejudices (common at the time) against Irish, Jews, Americans, and the poor. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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163 Kolisch, Marian Wood (Tesner, Linda Brady; LeGuin, Ursula) Portraits
Portland, OR Friends of Marian Wood Kolisch 2004 0964200651 Soft cover Very Good Soft cover 4to - over 9¾ - 12 Signed by Author(s)
softcover in wraps, 111pp, profuse with black and white portrait photographs. Mild scuffing and edge wear, internally clean, crisp and bright. Very Good. Signed by the author on title page and inscribed thus: "For Jack / With best wishes / Marian. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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164 Kragen, Jinx; Perry, Judy Saucepans and the Single Girl
New York, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1965 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Greenwald, Sheila 
First edition (stated); hardcover with original dust jacket, 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches (approx), 188 pages, black and white lined drawings; yellow cloth boards backed by brown cloth spine, boards clean, square and bright, faint scattered foxing to fore edges, unmarked pages are clean, crisp and bright, binding straight and tight, dust jacket with mild rubbing and edge wear now in protective mylar cover. From the front jacket flap: Written by two witty, young (and now happily married) girls, this swinging cookbook includes dishes that will dazzle the men in a gal's life, recipes that will convince visiting relatives that she's leading a safe and sensible existence, and hearty meals that will fill those inevitable empty evenings when she curls up with a head-full of rollers and a good book. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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165 Kruska, Emil; Rossler, Eberhard Walter -U- Boote (All Text in German)
Germany J. F. Lehmanns Verlag Munchen 1969 Soft cover Very Good Soft cover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Walter -U- Boote, Von Emil Kruska und Eberhard Rossler. Mit 157 Seitenrissen, Decksplanen Langsschnitten im Text und zwei Faltplanen sowie 32 Fotos auf Tafein. Germany: J. F. Lehmanns Verlag Munchen, 1969 Perfect-bound softcover, 8 1/4 x 6 inches, 216 pages, 16 pages of black and white photos, in text diagrams, two fold-out plans in pocket in rear, all text in German; gray printed stock wraps are lightly edge worn and toned around edges, sun darkened spine with small water spot, pages clean and crisp, binding sound. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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166 Kurts, Charles These Are The Voyages: A Three-Dimensional Star Trek Album
New York, NY Pocket Books 1996 0671551396 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Hardcover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Full number line, glossy purple boards with paste-down holographic Enterprise illustration to front board, faint shelf wear, tiny white line near bottom of front joint, all pop-ups and moving parts in perfect working order. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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167 Lamb, Charles; Nethery, Wallace Charles Lamb Bibliophile Presented by Wallace Nethery
Los Angeles, CA Dawson's Book Shop 1965 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 64mo - up to 3" tall 
Miniature hardcover; one of 250 numbered copies, this being 188; 2.75 x 2 inches; [1], v-vii, 9-24, [1] pages; frontis illustration of Lamb at his desk. Red leather boards with gilt titles to spine, boards show faint wear with tiny nicks at edges and corners, silver Lilliput booksellers label in rear with old price in Japanese Yen. Collects letters from Charles Lamb to various literary figures relating to his love of books. Printed and with introduction by Wallace Nethery. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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168 Lampman, Ben Hur The Wild Swan and Other Sketches
New York, New York, U.S.A. Thomas Y. Crowell 1948 Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Scott, Quincy Signed by Author(s)
Cream cloth boards with blue stamped titles. Boards show mild wear at extremities and some faint scattered spots on front board. Signed and inscribed by the author on front free end paper, dated 1949. Clean, crisp pages. Sound binding. Dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with chipping at extremities and several small edge tears. Some tanning from age. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. 205 pages. Black and white full page illustrations. Signed by the author and inscribed to Mabel Beatty on ffep. Ben Hur Lampman (1886 - 1954), one of Oregon's most popular writers in the first half of the twentieth century, was a longtime columnist for the Oregonian. His prolific writing, however, ranged beyond daily journalism into magazine fiction, poetry, a novel, and several nonfiction books. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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169 Lane, Eastwood The Crap Shooters: A Negro Dance: Piano Solo
New York J. Fischer & Bro. 1921 Unbound Very Good 9x12" Pogany, Willy 
Music is copyright 1919 and cover illustration copyright 1921. Mild handling and edge wear. Corners flared with light creases. Some mild soiling and scuffing to rear. Two large fold out sheets making four pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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170 Lang, Andrew The Gold of Fairnilee
New York, New York, U.S.A. Longmans, Green, & Co. 1888 1st US Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall Lemann, E. A. 
Green cloth boards are a little smudged and edge worn with bumped corners and fraying at corners and spine ends. There is some mild bubbling to the cloth over the boards. Prev. owner's name and address in front end paper, and penciled gift inscription dated 1892 in first blank page. Heavy stock pages are clean and crisp with some toning from age. Hinges intact. Binding straight and sound. 86 numbered pages plus a couple of pages of ads for other books. This unassuming green cloth book is really special once you take a look at what's in these pages. There are 15 color lithographs sprinkled throughout the charming text of this story. Andrew Lang (1844 - 1912) was a Scots poet, novelist, literary critic, and contributor to the field of anthropology. He is best known as a collector of folk and fairy tales. The Andrew Lang lectures at the University of St Andrews are named after him. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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171 Large, Storm Crazy Enough: A Memoir
New York, NY Free Press 2012 1439192405 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Signed by Author(s)
xi,[2],267,[1] pages; 2 black and white photographs. Black paper boards backed in black cloth with dust jacket. Fine / Fine. Signed by the author in front free end paper: "Gratitude! (small drawn heart), Storm." Storm Large is a musician, actor, playwright, author, and considered by many to be pure tour de force. She shot to national prominence in 2006 as a finalist on the CBS show Rock Star: Supernova, where despite having been eliminated in the week before the finale, Storm built a fan base that follows her around the world to this day. Crazy Enough is her memoir dealing with her mother's mental illness, her youth and drug addiction, and finally finding her way into music, which she says "dragged her back from the edge. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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172 LathburY, Mary Antique Children's Book Illustration Chromolithograph (1)
R. Worthington 1885 
This illustration was saved from a damaged children's book called Ring-A-Round-A-Rosy, published in 1885. The page is a heavy card stock, and has become brittle with age, but the image area is undamaged. There are staple holes along the binding edge as well as a crease along the edge. There is a 3 inch closed tear at the bottom edge in the margin. One side of the page is a beautiful full color lithograph, and the back side is a lovely sepia toned illustration with a stanza of verse. The page is lightly toned from age and there are a few faint smudges on the sepia side. This is the title page from the book. The page measures 8 x 10 with an image area of 6.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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173 Lathbury, Mary Antique Children's Book Illustration Chromolithograph (2)
R. Worthington 1885 
This illustration was saved from a damaged children's book called Ring-A-Round-A-Rosy, published in 1885. The artist is Mary A. Lathbury. The page is a heavy card stock, and has become brittle with age, but the image area is undamaged. There are staple holes along the binding edge as well as a light crease along the edge. There is a 2 inch closed tear at the bottom edge in the margin. One side of the page is a beautiful full color lithograph, and the back side is a lovely sepia toned illustration with a stanza of verse. The page is lightly toned from age. The page measures 8 x 10 with an image area of 6.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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174 Lathbury, Mary Antique Children's Book Illustration Chromolithograph (3)
R. Worthington 1885 
This illustration was saved from a damaged children's book called Ring-A-Round-A-Rosy, published in 1885. The artist is Mary A. Lathbury. The page is a heavy card stock, and has become brittle with age, but the image area is undamaged. There are staple holes along the binding edge and the a very light crease along the edge. There is a 1 inch closed tear at the bottom edge in the margin. One side of the page is a beautiful full color lithograph, and the back side is a lovely sepia toned illustration with a stanza of verse. The page is lightly toned from age with some light smudging and soiling in the margins. The page measures 8 x 10 with an image area of 6.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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175 Lathbury, Mary Antique Children's Book Illustration Chromolithograph (4)
R. Worthington 1885 
This illustration was saved from a damaged children's book called Ring-A-Round-A-Rosy, published in 1885. The artist is Mary A. Lathbury. The page is a heavy card stock, and has become brittle with age, but the image area is undamaged. There are staple holes along the binding edge as well as a light crease along the edge. There is a 1 inch closed tear at the bottom edge in the margin. One side of the page is a beautiful full color lithograph, and the back side is a lovely sepia toned illustration with a stanza of verse. The page is lightly toned from age and the sepia side has some light smudges. The page measures 8 x 10 with an image area of 6.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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176 Lathbury, Mary Antique Children's Book Illustration Chromolithograph (5)
R. Worthington 1885 
This illustration was saved from a damaged children's book called Ring-A-Round-A-Rosy, published in 1885. The artist is Mary A. Lathbury. The page is a heavy card stock, and has become brittle with age, but the image area is undamaged. There are staple holes along the binding edge as well as a light crease along the edge. There is a 1 inch tear at the bottom edge in the margin. One side of the page is a beautiful full color lithograph, and the back side is a lovely sepia toned illustration with a stanza of verse. The page is lightly toned from age. The page measures 8 x 10 with an image area of 6.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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177 Lathbury, Mary Antique Children's Book Illustration Chromolithograph (6)
R. Worthington 1885 
This illustration was saved from a damaged children's book called Ring-A-Round-A-Rosy, published in 1885. The artist is Mary A. Lathbury. The page is a heavy card stock, and has become brittle with age, but the image area is undamaged. There are staple holes along the binding edge as well as a light crease along the edge. There is a 1 inch tear at the bottom edge in the margin. One side of the page is a beautiful full color lithograph, and the back side is a lovely sepia toned illustration with a stanza of verse. The page is lightly toned from age. The page measures 8 x 10 with an image area of 6.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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178 Lathbury, Mary Antique Children's Book Illustration Chromolithograph (7)
R. Worthington 1885 
This illustration was saved from a damaged children's book called Ring-A-Round-A-Rosy, published in 1885. The artist is Mary A. Lathbury. The page is a heavy card stock, and has become brittle with age. There are staple holes along the binding edge as well as a faint crease along the edge. There is a 1 inch closed tear at the bottom edge in the margin. One side of the page is a beautiful full color lithograph, and the back side is a lovely sepia toned illustration with a stanza of verse. The page is lightly toned from age and there is a smudge in the margin of the sepia side. The page measures 8 x 10 with an image area of 6.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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179 Lathbury, Mary Antique Children's Book Illustration Chromolithograph (8)
R. Worthington 1885 
This illustration was saved from a damaged children's book called Ring-A-Round-A-Rosy, published in 1885. The artist is Mary A. Lathbury. The page is a heavy card stock. There are staple holes along the binding edge a small closed tear at the bottom staple. One side of the page is a beautiful full color lithograph, and the back side is a lovely sepia toned illustration with a stanza of verse. The page is lightly toned from age and measures 8 x 10 with an image area of 6.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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180 Lathbury, Mary Antique Children's Book Illustration Chromolithograph (9)
R. Worthington 1885 
This illustration was saved from a damaged children's book called Ring-A-Round-A-Rosy, published in 1885. The artist is Mary A. Lathbury. The page is a heavy card stock. There are staple holes along the binding edge a small closed tear at the bottom staple. One side of the page is a beautiful full color lithograph, and the back side is a lovely sepia toned illustration with a stanza of verse. There is a small smudge in the top margin of the color illustration. The page is lightly toned from age and measures 8 x 10 with an image area of 6.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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181 Lathbury, Mary Antique Children's Book Illustration Chromolithograph (11)
R. Worthington 1885 
This illustration was saved from a damaged children's book called Ring-A-Round-A-Rosy, published in 1885. The artist is Mary A. Lathbury. The page is a heavy card stock. There are staple holes along the binding edge a small closed tear at the bottom staple and a chip out of the other bottom corner. One side of the page is a beautiful full color lithograph, and the back side is a lovely sepia toned illustration with a stanza of verse. The page is lightly toned from age and measures 8 x 10 with an image area of 6.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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182 Lawrence, D. H. Women in Love
New York, NY, U.S.A. Modern Library 1937 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Flexible blue cloth boards show light wear at extremities. Light vertical stress crease to center of rear board. Pages lightly toned from age. Binding sound. Dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with chipping at extremities. One inch wide chip out at top of front panel. Spine sunned. First Modern Library Edition stated. 246 titles in dust jacket. Toledano binding style 7. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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183 Lazar, David Conversations With M. F. K. Fisher
Jackson, Mississippi, U.S.A. Univ Pr of Mississippi 1992 0878055959 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7 
Very light bump to tail of spine. Else fine. Dust jacket in mylar. 209 pages. One of the Literary Conversations Series. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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184 Lesberg, Sandy At the Table of Israel: A Unique Collection of Three Hundred Traditional and Modern Israili Recipes
London Tom Stacey : Peebles Press 1973 0854685030 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Boards are clean and square with mild wear at edges. Light bump to spine. Gift inscription in front end paper. Unmarked pages are clean and crisp. Binding straight and tight. Price clipped dust jacket rubbed with mild wear at edges. Now in protective mylar cover. 224 pages. Several pages of color photos. Ingredients listed in blue with small blue & black illustrations scattered throughout text. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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185 Lindbergh, Charles A. WE" The Famous Flier's Own Story of His Life and His Transatlantic Flight, Together with His Views on the Future of Aviation
New York, New York, U.S.A. G. P. Putnam's Sons 1927 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Plus Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Red cloth with gilt titles and illustration. Missing dust jacket. Top edges gilt. Boards are clean and square with very light wear at extremities. Faint scratch to the W of the title on the front board. Spine is lightly sun faded. Gilt to top edge is faded. Prev. owner's book plate tipped into front end paper. Unmarked pages are clean and crisp. Binding straight and tight. 318 pages. Decorated end papers. Black & white photos. First edition stated on copyright page along with date of July, 1927. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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186 Livingstone, Helen Carroll White House Book of Etiquette: An Authoritative and Authentic Statement of the Manners of Society
Chicago Madison Book Company 1903 Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7 
8 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches, 249 pages, numerous sepia toned illustrated plates, mostly of first ladies or white house interiors, with green decorative frames, occasional in-text black and white illustrations. Red cloth decorated in black and white, all edges red, boards rubbed and worn with part of titles and decoration rubbed away, corners wearing through, mild soiling to rear and spine, short split to cloth at tail of front joint beginning to fray, internal hinges have been neatly and soundly repaired with Japanese tissue, pages toned with age, sound binding. Containing the Rules of Etiquette in Force in the Executive Mansion of the President of the United States, at the Embassies of the Principal Governments at the National Capital and in the Most Exclusive Circles of Society in the World's Centers of Fashion. Prepared with the advice and assistance of leaders of "La Monde." The whole forming a full and complete compendium and manual of good behavior in accordance with the most approved usages of the elite. Illustrated with Portraits of Mistresses of the White House from Mrs. Washington to Mrs. Roosevelt. Helen Carroll Livingstone released this treatise on etiquette using the customs, procedures, and state dinners of the White House as examples (20 years prior to Emily Post). Chapters on debutantes, letter writing, afternoon teas, cotillions, and much more . 
Price: 95.00 USD
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187 Lopez, Barry Holstun Desert Notes: Reflections in the Eye of a Raven
Kansas City, KS Sheed, Andrews & McMeel 1976 0836206614 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Plus Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Signed by Author(s)
Tan cloth with brown titles to spine. Bumps to top corners. Else book is clean, fresh and tight. Dust jacket rubbed with light edge wear. A hint of chipping at extremities. Dust jacket encased in mylar. 89 pages. B/w photographs. Signed by the author under his name on title page. Lopez grew up in Southern California and New York City and attended college in the Midwest before moving to Oregon, where he has lived since 1968. This is his first book. The desert, the spring, the birds, the rattlesnake, the wind. and man, who, according to an Indian tale, comes to the desert like "a boulder coming down the side of a mountain. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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188 Lurie, Alison Foreign Affairs
Franklin Center, PA Franklin Library 1984 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Signed by Author(s)
Full red leather embossed in gilt with banded spine. All edges gilt. Marbled end papers & ribbon marker. Some faint scratches to gilt edges. 291 pages. Exclusively for members of The Signed First Edition Society. Novel concerns itself with American academics in England. The novel won multiple awards, including the 1984 National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1985, and was made into a television movie in 1993. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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189 Lynda Barry The Good Times Are Killing Me: A Novel
Seattle Real Comet Press 1988 0941104222 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine Soft cover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Signed by Author(s)
Softcover in wraps; (9 ½ x 8 ½ inches), 119, [1] pages, 1 full page black and white and 18 full page color illustrations; mild rubbing and edge wear to covers; signed by Barry on title page. Lynda Barry departs from the style of her well-known comics to write a novel about a young girl's coming of age. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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190 MacFadyen, Ralph J. See Without Glasses: The Correction of Eye Strain and the Science of Sight
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1948 Hardcover Very Good Plus Good Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
229 pages, illustrated, fold-out eye chart in rear; red cloth boards are clean and square with light edge wear, mild bump to head of spine, slight lean to spine, dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with several tiny edge tears and a bit of chipping at extremities. Step by step techniques to improving vision without glasses, based on the Bates Method. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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191 MacLeish, Archibald Remarks at the Dedication of the Wallace Library: Fitchburg / Massachusetts June 3rd / 1967
Worcester, MA Achille J. St. Onge 1967 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 64mo - up to 3" tall 
Miniature hardcover; one of 1250 copies; 3 x 2 inches; 63, [1] pages; photographic portrait of the author tipped in at frontis. Bound in bound in blue leather with gilt titles, all edges gilt, faint scuffing to boards and light wear at extremities, beginning to wear through at spine ends, internally clean, bright and sound. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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192 MacLeod, Charlotte Had She but Known: A Biography of Mary Roberts Rinehart
New York, NY Mysterious Press 1994 0892964448 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
Black and white photographs. Light bumps at extremities, mild shelf wear. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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193 Mann, Thomas Stories of Three Decades
New York, New York, U.S.A. Modern Library 1936 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Modern Library Giant 84. Gray cloth boards are clean and square. Spine ends bumped. Internally clean and bright. Binding sound. Dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with tiny closed tears and chipping at extremities. Small chip on front panel. Now in protective mylar cover. 567 numbered pages plus an author bibliography and publisher's title list in rear. First Modern Library printing stated. Translated by H. T. Lowe-Porter. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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194 Marquand, John P. The Late George Apley: A Novel in the Form of a Memoir
Boston, MA Little, Brown & Company 1937 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Blue cloth with gilt titles and border. Edge wear and rubbed corners. Spine ends bumped and crimped.Spine sunned and faded. Sticker removal injury at top corner of front free end paper. A few pages have rust colored "striping" which seems to be a reaction in the paper. Binding remains sound. 354 pages. Second printing of the first edition. Satire of Boston's upper class. The title character is a Harvard-educated WASP living on Beacon Hill in downtown Boston. The book was acclaimed as the first "serious" work by Marquand, who had previously been known for his Mr. Moto spy novels and other popular fiction. It was a bestseller and won the Pulitzer Prize for the Novel in 1938. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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195 Massmann, Robert E. Consumer Rationing in World War Two
New Britain, Conn R.E.M. Miniatures 1979 Soft cover Fine Soft cover 64mo - up to 3 Signed by Author(s)
Miniature softcover booklet with miniature war ration stamp book in wraparound red stock sleeve, all in red slipcase, 1 x 2 inches, tiny silver Lilliput booksellers label in rear of wraparound sleeve. Actual WWII ration stamps tipped into ration book; signed and inscribed by the author in end paper of ration book. Limited to 500 copies. A history of the rationing of civilian consumer commodities in World War II. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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196 Mathews, William Wit and Humor: Their Use and Abuse
Chicago, IL S. C. Griggs and Company 1888 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Boards show mild rubbing and edge wear with some mild soiling to bottom half of front board. Previous owner's blind stamp at bottom corner of first page, along with penciled name and date. Very occasional pencil marks in margins. Binding sound. 397 pages. An odd & unusual academic look at the use humor, and its misuse as well. Sprinkled throughout with examples, including epigrams, puns, repartee, etc. and with the funny final chapter title: "Men Who Lack the Sense of Humor. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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197 Maugham, Somerset A Writer's Notebook
Garden City, New York Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1949 Hardcover Good Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Bumped corners. Damp stain to front board. Spine bowed at head. Unmarked pages are clean and crisp. Binding straight and tight. Dust jacket rubbed and edge worn with a few spots of mild soiling to rear panel. Chipping with small bits lost at extremities. Dust jacket in mylar cover. 367 pages. First trade edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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198 Maugham, W. Somerset The Moon and Sixpence
New York Modern Library 1919 Hardcover Very Good Plus Very Good Plus Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Green cloth boards with black title blocks and gilt titles. Faint bump to top front corner. Tiny black spot at bottom edge of rear board. Light bumps to tail of spine. Dust jacket rubbed with mild chipping at extremities. Dust jacket now in protective mylar cover. 341 pages plus ML index in rear. 1950 reprint with 405 titles in dust jacket; Toledano binding style 8; $1.95 price in jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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199 Maynard, C. J. Butterflies of New England; with Original Descriptions of One Hundred and Six Species, Accompanied by Eight Lithographic Plates, in Which are Given at Least Two Hand-Colored Figures of Each Species.
Boston C. J. Maynard 1886 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Hardcover Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Folio (14 x 11 inches); Cloth; IV, 65, [3] pages; Eight color lithographic plates. Brown cloth with gilt stamped titles, beveled edges, boards rubbed with scuffing to rear, corners and spine ends with heavier wear, spine end fraying, floral end papers, pages toned with very occasional smudge or sign of wear, binding sound. Eight stunning tissue guarded color lithographs, each with multiple illustrations. In addition to being and ornithologist and naturalist, Charles Johnson Maynard was a collector, a taxidermist, and an expert on the vocal organs of birds. In addition to birds, he also studied mollusks, moss, gravestones and insects, including butterflies. He published many books himself, unusual for the period because they contained color plates produced by a process that Maynard invented. 
Price: 325.00 USD
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200 McCarthy, Mary Memories of a Catholic Girlhood
New York, NY Harcourt, Brace & Company 1957 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
First edition stated; 245 pages, 8 pages of black and white photographs; light edge wear, toned pages, price clipped dust jacket with light edge wear and a couple of tiny closed edge tears, lightly sunned spine. Unusual autobiography of distinguished novelist and short story writer, cast in the form of eight connected episodes. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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