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1 The Glory of Sail

Dodd Mead & Co. 1966 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
182 pgs. Blue-gray cloth book with white lettering, manufactured in France. Oversize with beautiful full page color illustrations of sailing vessels, as well as black & white illustrations. A thorough history of sailing, and a must for those who love ships, sailing and the sea. Slight discoloration to edges of cover and slight chipping to lettering. Binding firm and tight,no names or writing inside, all text very clean. Oversize. Sailing. 002014

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Winter People: A Return to Cape Cod, Barnard, Charles N.
2 The Winter People: A Return to Cape Cod
Barnard, Charles N.
New York Dodd, Mead 1973 0396067808 / 9780396067801 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in fine condition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean golden cream endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated chapter headings. 173 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A lovely book. Author seeks the beauty of Cape Cod in the winter season, and discovers the people one may see but never know in the summer - the cranberry farmer, the fishing boat captain, the lighthouse keeper, the shellfish warden. Conversationally, they took him in, opened doors on stormy nights, made him understand things that summer people may never see and nevr know about the place they love. 025158

Price: 25.00 USD
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A Song of A Single Note, Barr, Amelia
3 A Song of A Single Note
Barr, Amelia
New York Dodd Mead 1902 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding. "First Edition, published October, 1902" on copyright page. Green cloth boards with white and dark green decoration on cover and oval decorative gold title box on cover; gold lettering and white and green flower decoration on spine. Tiny small faint spot on rear board near spine, smaller than a pea. Two tiny points of wear at corners at base of spine. Binding is tight, with a little cracking at front hinge that has been carefully reglued. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (Christmas '02" neatly penned on front free endpaper. Frontispiece illustration + 3 additional full page illustrations. 330 pages. 024555

Price: 12.00 USD
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A Window in Thrums, Barrie, J. M.
4 A Window in Thrums
Barrie, J. M.
New York Dodd Mead 1896 First Thus Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Jacket Clifton Johnson, Ilustrator 
Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - GWE - George Wharton Edwards). Clean green cloth boards with black, gold, green and white decoration on cover and spine. No bumping or fading; very tiny pinpoint spot of wear at lower spine corner. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges, clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrations by Clifton Johnson. Introduction by Clifton Johnson. 272 pages with glossary. Copyright 1896 by Dodd Mead on both title page and copyright page. Clear protective (removable) mylar cover. 023319

Price: 70.00 USD
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A Window in Thrums, Barrie, J. M.
5 A Window in Thrums
Barrie, J. M.
New York Dodd Mead 1896 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dust jacket Clifton Johnson, Illustrator 
Very clean first U.S. Edition, decorated American trade binding (signed binding - GWE - George Wharton Edwards). Green cloth boards with gray, gold and black decoration gold lettering on cover, gold lettering and gray decoration on spine. Beautiful condition, cloth still has nice sheen. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Illustrations by Clifton Johnson. 1896 on title page and on copyright page. 272 pages with glossary. 022379

Price: 80.00 USD
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Glorious Apollo, Barrington, E.
6 Glorious Apollo
Barrington, E.
New York Dodd Mead 1925 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear at spine corners, no fraying. Slight bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontis portrait of Lord Byron with clean tissue guard. 371 pgs. 8vo. Biography. 012876

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Exquisite Perdita, Barrington, E.
7 The Exquisite Perdita
Barrington, E.
New York Dodd Mead 1926 Limited Presentation Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Signed
Clean blue silk cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Tiny spot of wear at base of spine, very slight surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean decorated endpapers. PRESENTATION EDITION, LIMITED TO TWO HUNDRED AND FIFTY COPIES, SIGNED BY THE PUBLISHER. Color frontis portrait of Perdita Robinson with clean tissue guard. Printed on high quality paper. 377 pgs. 014093

Price: 75.00 USD
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8 The Thunderer: A Romance of Napoleon and Josephine
Barrington, E.
New York Dodd Mead & Co. 1927 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket 
Very clean blue silk ribbed boards with gilt N and wreath on corner of front board, gilt lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated endpapers (Napoleon's army on the march). Frontispiece is color portrait of Josephine with tissue guard. A lovely book. 8vo. First Edition. 005041

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Beach Holidays from Portugal to Israel, Bernarde, Melvin and Anita
9 Beach Holidays from Portugal to Israel
Bernarde, Melvin and Anita
New York Dodd Mead 1974 0-396-06891-X / 9780396068914 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket Signed
Clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. SIGNED by authors and dated on front free endpaper. 272 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A lively, informal guide to carefully chosen beaches in Portugal, Spain, France, Sardinia, Elba, Yugoslavia, Malta, Cyprus, Turkey and Israel. Included are both low cost lodgings and luxury hotels, pristine beaches and active social spots. Basic information on transportation, climate, points of interest, accomodations and more. 8vo. Travel. 008193

Price: 12.00 USD
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Manual of Horsemanship - Instructions from Mexico's Renowned Escuela Ecuestre, Black, Harold
10 Manual of Horsemanship - Instructions from Mexico's Renowned Escuela Ecuestre
Black, Harold
New York Dodd, Mead 1974 0396069169 / 9780396069164 First edition Book Near Fine very good Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names,writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings by the author and photographs by Lois Hobart. 226 pp. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has some fading to spine, no chips, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The director of Mexico's great riding school Escuela Ecuestre presents the sort of advice about all aspects of horsemanship that earned international renown for the school. 018419

Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Book Traveller
Bliven, Bruce Jr.
New York Dodd Mead & Co. 1973 0-396-06951-7 / 9780396069515 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Clean green endpapers have slight age-toning. 62 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Books on Books. 009664

Price: 10.00 USD
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Away to Cape Breton, Brinley, Gordon
12 Away to Cape Breton
Brinley, Gordon
New York Dodd Mead 1936 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Putnam Brinley, Illustrator 
Clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Slight fading at top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean map-illustrated endpapers; tasteful previous owner bookplate on back side of front free endpaper. 266 pages. Color frontis illustration, plus illustrations throughout by Putnam Brinley. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few small shallow chips at top and bottom of spine edge, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An exploration of Cape Breton Island, that fascinating bit of land flung far out into the Atlantic off the northeastern end of Nova Scotia, by the author of "Away to the Gaspe." 8vo. Nova Scotia. 013837

Price: 40.00 USD
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Elephants Can Remember, Christie,  Agatha
13 Elephants Can Remember
Christie, Agatha
New York Dodd Mead 1972 0396067425 / 9780396067429 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
First American Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean gray and pink striped paper-covered boards with clean pink cloth spine, gold and black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with deep pink top-stained page edges. Bright pink endpapers; small previous owner name and date neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 243 pages. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped (6.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Very nice collectible copy. 021834

Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Murder International
Christie, Agatha
New York Dodd Mead & Co. 1965 Bk Club ed. Hardbound Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Very clean red boards with black lettering on spine. Small bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 478 pgs. Clean dustjacket (a few faint water spots to spine), unchipped, enclosed in new mylar cover. Stories include: "So Many Steps to Death"; "Death Comes as the End"; Evil Under the Sun." 8vo. Mystery. 003988

Price: 10.00 USD
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15 Postern of Fate
Christie, Agatha
New York Dodd Mead & Co. 1973 0-396-06881-2 / 9780396068815 First Edition, Second Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean red decorated boards with red cloth spine, silver title box on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Black endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 310 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with some fading to spine, one very short closed edge tear, some vertical creasing to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mystery. 006498

Price: 15.00 USD
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Third Girl, Christie, Agatha
16 Third Girl
Christie, Agatha
New York Dodd Mead 1967 First American Edition, First printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First American Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean charcoal gray cloth boards with blue cloth spine, black and red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper; slight browning to front and rear free endpapers. 248 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (4.50 on front inside flap), hint of edge wear, one short (1/3") closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A Hercule Poirot mystery novel involving a "third girl" and a murder mystery. (Two friends advertise for a third girl to help with the rent. And it is the "third girl" who is the subject of the baffling mystery that engages Poirot.) 022176

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17 Masters of the Occult
Cohen, Daniel
New York Dodd Mead 1971 0-396-06407-8 / 9780396064077 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 16 pages of illustrations. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny nicks and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Mr. Cohen explores the myth and reality of some of the most enigmatic and fascinating characters in history, including L. Ron Hubbard (developed the religion of Scientology); Eileen Garrett (the most studied medium in history) and more. 8vo. Occult. 013241

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Lost Crusade America in Vietnam, Cooper, Chester L.
18 The Lost Crusade America in Vietnam
Cooper, Chester L.
New York Dodd, Mead 1970 0396062415 / 9780396062417 First edition Book Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 559 pp. with bibliography and index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, one 1/2" closed edge tear at base of rear panel, slightest hint of edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Foreword by W. Averell Harriman. A distinguished and important book on the history of the United States' involvement in Vietnam. 017734

Price: 25.00 USD
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Old Seaport Towns of the South, Cram, Mildred
19 Old Seaport Towns of the South
Cram, Mildred
New York Dodd Mead 1917 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Allan G. Cram, Illustrator 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding (signed binding - DD - Decorative Designers). Orange cloth boards with black and cream southern architectural landscape decoration on cover with gilt decorative title box and black lettering below. Decorative title box with black lettering on spine. Very light soiling and wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (small touch of foxing here and there), with neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. Beautiful full-color frontis illustration, 25 full page illustration in all, by Allan G. Cram. 364 pages. 023262

Price: 35.00 USD
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Dom Pedro of Brazil, Criss, Mildred
20 Dom Pedro of Brazil
Criss, Mildred
New York Dodd Mead 1945 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Victor J. Dowling, Illustrator 
Very clean green cloth boards with gold crown on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers (decorated with maps). No names, writing or marks. 308 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few short closed edge tears, very tiny chip at top of spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book, written for high school age readers and up, is a well researched dramatic biography of Dom Pedro II, Emperor of Brazil. 013166

Price: 30.00 USD
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