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The Golden Fleece ( La Toison D'or), Achard, Amedee
1 The Golden Fleece ( La Toison D'or)
Achard, Amedee
Boston L. C. Page & Co. 1900 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Victor A. Searles, Illustrator 
Very clean decorated blue cloth boards (illustration of two horsemen at a gallop), bright gilt lettering on cover and spine. Slight wear at spine corners, fraying started at bottom spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no foxing. Small neatly penned 1903 previous owner inscription at top of front free endpaper. Frontis illustration with tissue guard; 5 additional illustrations. 435 pgs. 008378

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Romantic Story of the Puritan Fathers - And Their Founding of New Boston and the Massachusetts Bay Colony, Addison, Albert Christopher
2 The Romantic Story of the Puritan Fathers - And Their Founding of New Boston and the Massachusetts Bay Colony
Addison, Albert Christopher
Boston L. C. Page & Company 1912 Stated First Impression Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
First Edition, first impression. Clean decorated American trade binding. Gray cloth boards with gold, white and black sailing ships and seagulls, gold lettering decorating cover; gold lettering and sailing ship on spine. Two very small (pin head size) spots to rear board. No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top edges. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Frontis portrait of Joseph Cotton with clean tissue guard (total of 48 illustrations). All pages have green decorative border, including index pages. 243 pages. 022757

Price: 45.00 USD
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Paris (Two Volumes Complete), Allen, Grant
3 Paris (Two Volumes Complete)
Allen, Grant
Boston L. C. Page & Company 1901 Hardcover Very Good no dust jackets 
Two volume set (complete) -attractive decorated American trade bindings, cream white cloth boards with elaborate gold decoration and lettering on covers, gold lettering on spine. Both volumes are quite clean, both have a little fraying to cloth at top and bottom spine edges. Volume I has one bumped corner tip, a little cracking to front paste-down paper. Bindings are tight and square, with good hinges. Each has a frontispiece illustration with tissue guard, additional illustrations (black and white plates) throughout. Volume I - 249 pages with index; Volume II - 261 pages with index. All pages are clean, with deckled page edges, gilt top text block edges. Each book about 5" x 7" in size. A beautiful travel guide to the amazing and timeless attractions of Paris. 026239

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Sun of Quebec - A Story of a Great Crisis, Altsheler, Joseph A.
4 The Sun of Quebec - A Story of a Great Crisis
Altsheler, Joseph A.
New York / London D. Appleton and Co. 1919 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with (1) on last page, in original unchipped jacket. Very clean unfaded brown cloth boards with bright gold stamped lettering on cover and spine, clean paste-on illustration on cover which is unchipped but has two tiny surface abrasions (each about the size of a grain of rice). Two corner tips have slight bumping. No fraying or wear to cloth. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Four color plate illustrations (including frontispiece) by Charles L. Wrenn. 334 pgs. Clean dustjacket with price on spine (1.50 net), no tears slight wear to one corner. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story of the French and Indian War, with interesting historical descriptions of Albany in 1759, life on a slave trader, a battle at sea between a sloop of war and a pirate ship and lots of woods lore. With the fall of Quebec, an adventurous young American, Robert Lennox, solves the mystery of his life. 018661

Price: 325.00 USD
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Dog-team Doctor - The Story of Dr. Romig, Anderson, Eva Greenslit Ph.D.
5 Dog-team Doctor - The Story of Dr. Romig
Anderson, Eva Greenslit Ph.D.
Caldwell, Idaho The Caxton Printers, Ltd. 1940 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Signed
First Edition, inscribed and SIGNED by the subject of this biography and his wife. Clean dark green cloth boards with cover decorated in green and gold (dog team crossing in front of forested mountain scene). No fading or fraying. Very light bump to bottom spine corner. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Inscribed by author on half-title page: "Anchorage Alaska October 12 - 1940 - For Dr. T. L. Smith, with the compliments of Mrs. Louis Romig and best wishes of J. H. Romig, M.D., The "Dog Team Doctor." Pages are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers; small inked notation on bottom text block edges (m.d. to Alaska). Frontispiece photo portrait of Dr. Joseph Herman Romig dressed in Native American costume like those worn by medicine men of interior Alaska. Illustrated throughout with wonderful photographs. 299 pages. 025429

Price: 75.00 USD
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The Arabian Stud Book (6 volumes - Volumes 48-53), Arabian Horse Registry of America, Inc.
6 The Arabian Stud Book (6 volumes - Volumes 48-53)
Arabian Horse Registry of America, Inc.
Westminster, Colorado Arabian Horse Registry of America, Inc. Hardcover Fine 
Six cloth hardbound volumes of the Arabian Stud Book published by the Arabian Horse Registry of America between 1985 - 1986. Black cloth boards with gold lettering on spines. Volumes: XLVIII, XLIX, L, LI, LII, LIII. Arabian horse registration numbers 298001 to 358000 consecutively, with numerically arranged progeny, registrations classified by sires and dams; alphabetical index - imports; alphabetical index, registrations by name and number. Registry Officers, Directors and Governing Members included. All books in fine condition - bindings are tight and square, pages are clean and bright; no previous owner markings. No bumping or wear to bindings. 022655

Price: 50.00 USD
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7 Ten Nights In A Bar Room and What I Saw There
Arthur, T. S.
A.L. Burt No pub date Cloth Bds Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
VG Clean dark green cloth, gold lettering. Gilt top edges. Pages bright and clean. A little foxing to rear endpapers. Black & white frontis illustration. 8vo. Old Books. 000450

Price: 10.00 USD
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Manual of Gardening - A Practical Guide to the growing of home grounds and the growing of flowers, fruits, and vegetables for home use, Bailey, L. H.
8 Manual of Gardening - A Practical Guide to the growing of home grounds and the growing of flowers, fruits, and vegetables for home use
Bailey, L. H.
New York Macmillan 1910 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, clean decorated American trade binding. Blue cloth boards with orange and green botanical decoration on cover with gold lettering; small decoration and gold lettering on spine. Tiny spots of wear at spine ends. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper - no other marks. Illustrated with many full page photographs. 539 pages with index. A very attractive book, with well laid-out, practical information on gardening of all types. 026238

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Bridge of The Gods - A Romance of Indian Oregon, Balch, F. H.
9 The Bridge of The Gods - A Romance of Indian Oregon
Balch, F. H.
Chicago A. C. McClurg 1912 Illustrated Edition Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket L. Maynard Dixon, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding, with publisher's pamphlet enclosed, preface by the author. Dark blue cloth boards with blue, black, and pale blue decoration on cover, stamped gold lettering. A few small faint spots to rear cover, otherwise clean. Tiny closed tear at top spine edge (1/16"). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (neat) on front free endpaper. Eight full-page illustrations by L. Maynard Dixon. Sixteenth Edition. 280 pages. All-time Oregon classic, an intensely interesting story with faithful portrayal of Northwest Indian life, customs, and legends. 023349

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Warlords, Artists, and Commoners: Japan in the Sixteenth Century, Bardwell L. Smith; George Elison (Editors)
10 Warlords, Artists, and Commoners: Japan in the Sixteenth Century
Bardwell L. Smith; George Elison (Editors)
Honolulu University Press Of Hawaii 1981 0824806921 / 9780824806927 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean light gray cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper - no other marks. Illustrated with black and white plates, some are fold-outs. 356 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has slightest hint of edge wear, one short closed edge tear at top rear panel edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025954

Price: 22.00 USD
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Paradise Auction, Bartley, Malbro
11 Paradise Auction
Bartley, Malbro
New York A. L. Burt 1918 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Vintage reprint edition of this scarce novel in stylish illustrated dustjacket illustrated by Ronald Anderson. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with orange title box on cover and spine. No bumping, tiny bit of surface wear to lower spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Frontis illustration by Ronald Anderson. 501 pp. Beautifully illustrated dustjacket has a few very tiny chips at base of front panel, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020870

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Net, Beach, Rex
12 The Net
Beach, Rex
New York A. L. Burt 1912 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Walter Tittle, Illustrator 
A. L. Burt edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean light green cloth boards with white lettering, dark green line border on cover, white lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Four illustrations by Walter Tittle. 333 pages. Illustrated dust jacket has tiny chips at spine corners, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025537

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Spoilers, Beach, Rex
13 The Spoilers
Beach, Rex
New York A. L. Burt 1906 Reprint Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Clarence Underwood, Illustrator 
A. L. Burt Edition. Decorated American trade binding. Very clean toast brown cloth boards with blue, black and white decoration, stamped black lettering and line border on cover and black lettering on spine. Very nice condition, no fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; previous owner name and date (1908) neatly penned on front free endpaper. No other marks. With four illustrations by Clarence F. Underwood. 314 pages. 024415

Price: 15.00 USD
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Yankee Auctioneer, Bean, George H.
14 Yankee Auctioneer
Bean, George H.
Boston Little Brown 1948 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket Signed
Later printing, signed by author. Unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, faint hint of soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper: "Signed for Ethel L. Avery by George H. Bean - July 25, 1949." Light foxing to endpapers. 247 pgs. Color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, unfaded, with 2" wide chip at top left corner edge, max. depth of 1-1/2", small rear top corner chip, corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The autobiography of George Bean, famous New England auctioneer. Filled with salty humor and tips on what it takes to be a successful auctioneer. Approx 8" x 6". Biography. 016900

Price: 30.00 USD
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L'Affaire Jones, Bernstein, Hillel
15 L'Affaire Jones
Bernstein, Hillel
New York The Literary Guild 1936 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with clean beige cloth spine, bright gold decoration on cover and bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Color decorated endpapers. 257 pgs. Dustjacket has very light soiling, tiny chips at spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Fiction. 009860

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Libyan Arena: The United States, Britain, and the Council of Foreign Ministers, 1945-1948, BIlls, Scott L.
16 The Libyan Arena: The United States, Britain, and the Council of Foreign Ministers, 1945-1948
BIlls, Scott L.
Kent, Ohio/London The Kent State University Press 1997 0-87338-511-X / 9780873385114 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean dust jacket. Very clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean red endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 209 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Middle East. 012048

Price: 12.00 USD
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Lonesome Land, Bower, B. M.
17 Lonesome Land
Bower, B. M.
New York A. L. Burt 1912 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
A. L. Burt edition. Clean decorated American trade binding. Brown cloth boards with darker brown and white saddle and rope decoration, white lettering on cover, white lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date neatly penned on front free endpaper. Four illustrations by Stanley R. Wood. 322 pages + six pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 022271

Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Farm Management Analysis
Bradford, Lawrence A. And Glenn L. Johnson
New York John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1953 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean burgundy cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name & address on front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, with several very short (under 1/4") edge tears, slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Agriculture. 007402

Price: 15.00 USD
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Phantom Soldiers, Brown, Raymond L
19 Phantom Soldiers
Brown, Raymond L
New York / London Drake Publishers 1975 087749777X / 9780877497776 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean red boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names,writing or marks. 184 pp. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean jacket is not price clipped (9.95 on front inside flap), slight edge wear, several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fascinating blend of military fact and fantasy from the Stone Age to the Present. Tells of ghosts from the Stone Age to the present day, and also describes manyt occult practices and superstitions of the world's armies. 019503

Price: 15.00 USD
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Cuisine Sante, Buey, Christophe and L'Ecole de Cuisine Francaise Sabine de Mirbeck
20 Cuisine Sante
Buey, Christophe and L'Ecole de Cuisine Francaise Sabine de Mirbeck
New York Viking Press 1987 0670817929 / 9780670817924 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean cream/rose cloth boards with pink metallic lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear - as new condition. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean lime green endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with beautiful full color photographs. 192 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Traditional French cooking rethought for today's health-conscious gourmet. 026071

Price: 18.00 USD
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