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1 American Boy Sea Stories: Selected Stories from "The American Boy"

Garden City Doubleday Doran & Co. 1935 Hard Cover Very Good Fair Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking at hinges. No names, writing or bookplates inside. Pages are clean and bright, with a little discoloration to endpapers only. 390 pgs. Colorful dustjacket with scene of boat at sea on cover, but DJ has sizeable corner chips at two front corners and base of spine, small chips at rear corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Boys Fiction. 004131

Price: 12.00 USD
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2 Billy Graham: God's Ambassador

Minneapolis Billy Graham Evangelistic Association/Tehabi Books 1999 1-88756-65-0 Soft Cover Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean, bright softcover book in as-new condition. No creasing, curling or chipping. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 278 pgs. Illustrated throughout with full color and black & white photographs by Russ Busby. No additional printings listed. Folio. Religion. 008748

Price: 15.00 USD
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Horses and Foals
3 Horses and Foals

New York Crescent Books 1981 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
unpaginated VG in VG DJ Oversize book with beautiful full color pictures of horses and foals. Book is clean and tight, no names or writing inside. Bright clean dust jacket with small chip and 1" closed tear at top of spine. Enclosed in new mylar cover. Crescent's "Nature Library" edition. 9-3/4 x 11-3/4. Horses. 002265

Price: 10.00 USD
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Descartes' Secret Notebook: A True Tale of Mathematics, Mystsicism, and the Quest to understand the Universe, Aczel, Amir D.
4 Descartes' Secret Notebook: A True Tale of Mathematics, Mystsicism, and the Quest to understand the Universe
Aczel, Amir D.
New York Broadway Books 2005 0-7679-2033-3 / 9780767920339 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean beige marbled boards with clean brown cloth spine, metallic lettering on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 273 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Philosophy. 014888

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Pink Panther Cocktail Party - Pink-a-licious Drinks to Seduce and Entertain, Adam. Rocke
5 The Pink Panther Cocktail Party - Pink-a-licious Drinks to Seduce and Entertain
Adam. Rocke
Chicago Surrey Books 2004 1572840722 / 9781572840720 First Hardcover 
Clean hardcover book - first printing with full numberline on copyright page, celebrating 40 years of "The Pink Panther". No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright (a few tiny water spots to a couple of pages, barely visible). No names, writing or marks. Clean pink and white decorated endpapers. Color illustrations by SHAG. Includes advice on setting up your "Pink" bar, including glassware, utensils, garnishes, liquor glossary. 64 pages. Theme song CD included at rear in publisher's clear plastic envelope. Give a Pink Panther Cocktail Party and celebrate with the coolest of cats! Recipes for 85 pink-a-licious drinks, and a CD so you can listen to his theme songs. 026095

Price: 30.00 USD
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6 Mostly Harmless
Adams, Douglas
New York Harmony Books 1992 0-517-57740-2 / 9780517577400 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean green boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 277 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Science Fiction. 011609

Price: 15.00 USD
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An Old Boy Remembers, Adams, John Quincy, D.D.
7 An Old Boy Remembers
Adams, John Quincy, D.D.
Boston Ruth Hill, Publisher 1935 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
Clean brown pebbled cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and SIGNED by Adah N. Adams (author's wife): This books is presented to Mrs. Charles R. Thomas as a memorial to the love and esteem felt for her by the author and his wife. - Adah N. Adams - Aug. 30th, 1940". 125 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has corner chips, shallow loss at top and bottom of spine, a few closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Delightful reminiscenses of a once-typical American home still lit with candles and heated with open fires. 011817

Price: 35.00 USD
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Hand Bookbinding: The Art & Craft - Swirbul Library Gallery, Adelphi University 2 April - 20 May, 1979 - An Exhibition of Fine Bindings and Works in Progress from the Studio of Bruce Schnabel and various Private Collections, Adelphi University
8 Hand Bookbinding: The Art & Craft - Swirbul Library Gallery, Adelphi University 2 April - 20 May, 1979 - An Exhibition of Fine Bindings and Works in Progress from the Studio of Bruce Schnabel and various Private Collections
Adelphi University
Garden City Adelphi University Press 1979 First Edition, First Printing Paperback Fine No Dust jacket 
Softcover booklet with stapled binding. Very clean stiff paper covers with illustration on cover. No creasing or wear. All pages clean, bright, unmarked. Illustrated. 23 pages. Limited to 500 copies (statement on last page of booklet). 021548

Price: 30.00 USD
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Chocolate Dreams: Poems, Adoff, Arnold
9 Chocolate Dreams: Poems
Adoff, Arnold
New York Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books 1989 0688068227 / 9780688068226 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good + Fine Jacket Turi MacCombie, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unchipped jacket. Clean glossy illustrated boards, no bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. Illustrated by Turi MacCombie. 63 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019713

Price: 15.00 USD
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Ribbon Of Sand: The Amazing Convergence Of The Ocean And The Outer Banks, Alexander, John and James Lazell
10 Ribbon Of Sand: The Amazing Convergence Of The Ocean And The Outer Banks
Alexander, John and James Lazell
Chapel Hill, North Carolina Algonquin Books 1992 0945575327 / 9780945575320 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue paper-covered boards with green cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with maps and drawings. 238 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (18.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022845

Price: 15.00 USD
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Jed The Poorhouse Boy, Alger, Horatio, Jr.
11 Jed The Poorhouse Boy
Alger, Horatio, Jr.
New York Hurst & Company n.d. Later printing Hardcover Good+ No Dust jacket 
Circa early 1900s. Clean beige cloth boards with clean and colorful large paste-on illustration on cover. Very slight bumping to rear board fore-edge; no fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, with small area of loss at rear spine hinge, about 2" or less (see photo). Pages and edges are clean, with previous owner name and date neatly penned at top of front free endpaper. 280 pages + 8 pages of publisher's advertising of boys series books at rear of book. 021847

Price: 15.00 USD
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A Guide to Collecting Cookbooks: A History of People, Companies and Cooking, Allen, Colonel Bob
12 A Guide to Collecting Cookbooks: A History of People, Companies and Cooking
Allen, Colonel Bob
Paducah, Kentucky Collector Books 1990 0891454217 / 9780891454212 Paperback Fine 
Very clean large paperback in as new condition. No fading, creasing or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated profusely with full color photographs. Includes descriptions and prices. 213 pages. 026084

Price: 10.00 USD
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How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents, Alvarez, Julia
13 How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents
Alvarez, Julia
New York, New York, U.S.A. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 1999 0-945575-57-2 / 9780945575573 First Edition, Second Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Clean pale green boards with darker green cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed to her friends, dated and SIGNED BY AUTHOR: "To my friends the Hitchcocks - with affection, Julia Alvarez - May 1991" on title page. Clean endpapers. 290 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is crisp, unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author's first book. The story of an upper class Caribbean family living in exile in the Bronx. "Judy Alvarez writes with tenderness and rue about the Caribbean world she understands so well. This is an important contribution to both American and Caribbean literature." - Jay Parini 8vo. Fiction. 012142

Price: 30.00 USD
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Blaze and the Forest Fire, Anderson, C. W.
14 Blaze and the Forest Fire
Anderson, C. W.
New York Macmillan 1938 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket C. W. Anderson, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing (Published September, 1938). Red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Very slight dust soiling to edges. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (previous owner name in light pencil on front free endpaper). Beautifully illustrated with drawings by C. W. Anderson. Exceptionally nice first edition of this, my personal favorite of all C. W. Anderson's "Blaze" books. 024525

Price: 50.00 USD
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Anne of the Thousand Days, Anderson, Maxwell
15 Anne of the Thousand Days
Anderson, Maxwell
New York William Sloane Associates 1948 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, in unclipped original jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with black author intials stamped on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 123 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has wear to fold edges and at top and bottom spine edge, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A play based on the story of Anne Boleyn from the time when King Henry first came to claim her to the time when she is awaiting her execution. 020676

Price: 25.00 USD
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Vault of the Ages, Anderson, Poul
16 Vault of the Ages
Anderson, Poul
John C. Winston Company 1952 Stated First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean bright original unclipped dust jacket. Clean midnight blue cloth boards with white lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean beautifully illustrated endpapers (by Alex Schomburg). No names, writing or bookplates. 210 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap). Jacket design by Paul Orban. Ten science fiction books listed on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025821

Price: 150.00 USD
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17 The Sailing Ship - Six Thousand Years of History
Anderson, Romola and R. C.
Bonanza Books 1963 Cloth Bds Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
212 pgs. Nr Fine in Nr Fine DJ - now protected in new Brodart mylar cover A classic on sailing ships with many illustrations. This book almost like new.Ships & Sailing. 001137

Price: 10.00 USD
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18 A Kidnapped Colony
Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1903 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket E. M. Ashe, Illustrator 
First Edition. Light green cloth decorated boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Very light soiling. Binding is tight with slight lean. Nicely illustrated throughout by E. M. Ashe, frontis illustration with tissue guard. Pages are clean and bright. Previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 176 pgs. 003527

Price: 6.00 USD
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Bob and the Guides, Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman
19 Bob and the Guides
Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1906 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Margaret Armstrong Binding 
First Edition, with "Published March, 1906" on copyright page. Very clean dark green cloth boards with floral decorated cover and bright gilt lettering on cover and spine. (Margaret Armstrong decorated binding). Very slight hint of wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. Illustrated with black & white plates, frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. 351 pgs. 010581

Price: 40.00 USD
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20 While the Earth Shook
Anet, Claude
New York Bard and Company 1927 First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Black cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, some wear to corners and to top & bottom of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, a few are still uncut. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Translated from the French by Ruth De Rochemont (original title: Quand La Terre Trembla). 336 pgs. 005038

Price: 5.00 USD
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