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Bob and the Guides, Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman
1 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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A Knight in Denim, Benson, Ramsey
2 A Knight in Denim
Benson, Ramsey
New York Charles Scribner 1912 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition, with 1912 on title page and "Published March, 1912" on copyright page. Dark green ribbed cloth boards with gold decorative title box and lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Light soiling to boards, no bumping or fraying. Pages are clean, including endpapers (no names, writing or marks), page fore-edges have a couple of surface stains. 307 pages. A rather scarce novel, set in the farm country of Nebraska. 021833

Price: 15.00 USD
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Around the Capital with Uncle Hank - Recorded Together with Many Pictures, Fleming, Thomas
3 Around the Capital with Uncle Hank - Recorded Together with Many Pictures
Fleming, Thomas
New York The Nutshell Publishing Co. 1902 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Brown pebbled cloth boards with decorated binding (silver capital building and lettering on cover, silver lettering and small decoration on spine). Nice, solid book. Clean, with some fading to front board right edge, faint moisture stain to rear outer board edge. A few tiny spots of wear at top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, with decorated front fixed endpaper. Illustrated with hundreds of excellent drawings by the author, including sketch from life of President Theodore Roosevelt, and comical sketches and cartoons of many other politicians and scenes of the era. 316 pages. 021592

Price: 25.00 USD
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Wanted - A Matchmaker, Ford, Paul Leicester
4 Wanted - A Matchmaker
Ford, Paul Leicester
New York Dodd Mead 1901 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram MA - Margaret Armstrong). Clean green cloth boards with darker and lighter green, red, and white mistletoe and holly decoration on cover and spine, bright gold lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spots of wear to cloth at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Brief Christmas inscription from 1901 neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy, including frontis illustration with printed tissue guard. Page decorations throughout by Margaret Armstrong. Early printing - 1901 on title page, copyright 1900 by Dodd Mead & Company on copyright page. 023014

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Law of the Land, Hough, Emerson
5 The Law of the Land
Hough, Emerson
New York Hurst & Company 1904 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Signed decorated binding (RR - Rome K. Richardson). Clean red cloth boards with decorated cover and spine, stamped unchipped white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 416 pp. Illustrated by Arthur I. Keller. 020164

Price: 12.00 USD
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Lives of Our Presidents Every Child Can Read, Hurlbut, Jesse Lyman
6 Lives of Our Presidents Every Child Can Read
Hurlbut, Jesse Lyman
Philadelphia John C. Winston 1925 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
In original attractive dustjacket - very clean decorated green cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white plates. 300 pp. Clean dustjacket (a little very faint foxing to spine) has color image of George Washington on front panel, a few tiny closed edge tears, tiny bit of wear to paper at corners and spine head. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A lovely example from John C. Winston Company's "Every Child's Library" series. 020998

Price: 30.00 USD
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Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition, Josiah Allen's Wife
7 Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition
Josiah Allen's Wife
New York Dillingham 1904 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket Ch. Grunwald, Illustrator 
Very clean decorated green cloth boards with white lettering, red black and white illustration (unchipped) on cover and white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 312 pgs. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard, additional illustrations throughout (9 full page illustrations). Signed binding (DD for Decorative Designers). 008449

Price: 35.00 USD
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The House of a Thousand Candles, Nicholson, Meredith
8 The House of a Thousand Candles
Nicholson, Meredith
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill 1905 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First Edition, first printing. Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - R.R. - Rome K. Richardson). Clean dark blue cloth boards with elaborate candleabra design on cover and spine, red lettering. No wear to cover decoration, very slight wear to white candles on spine. No fraying to cloth. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Small previous owner name in pencil at top edge of front free endpaper (endpapers clean and unfoxed). Light foxing to title page, frontis illustration and tissue guard, additional illustrations. 382 pages + 16 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 022444

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Lead of Honour, Richardson, Norval
9 The Lead of Honour
Richardson, Norval
L.C. Page 1910 2nd Impression Cloth Bds Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
341 pgs. VG+ Green embossed cloth, gold lettering. Color frontispiece by Frank T. Merrill. Owner's inscription. Clean tight book.Old Books. 001039

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Quest of the Quaint, Robie, Virginia
10 The Quest of the Quaint
Robie, Virginia
Boston Little Brown 1916 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with Decorated iIlustration on cover, gold lettering on cover and spine. Hint of slightest wear to corner tips; no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Previous owner name (1916) neatly written in pencil at top edge of front free endpaper. 287 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. 8vo. Antiques. 015374

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Wood Fire in No. 3, Smith, F. Hopkinson
11 The Wood Fire in No. 3
Smith, F. Hopkinson
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1905 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good++ No Dustjacket Jacket Alonzo Kimball, Illustrator 
Clean green cloth boards with illustrated cover (gold fireplace andiron and grate), clean unchipped white lettering; unchipped gold lettering and decoration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 298 pgs. Very attractive, solid copy of this book. Signed binding: FBS, Frank Berkeley Smith. 012573

Price: 20.00 USD
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