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Miracle of the Rose, Genet, Jean
181 Miracle of the Rose
Genet, Jean
New York Grove Press 1966 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with crisp black lettering on spine. No bumping, fraying or fading. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 344 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, has very slight wear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author's second novel set in the State prison of Fontevrault at the height of the German Occupation of France. 8vo. Fiction. 015467

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Obedience to the Moon, Gibbs, A. Hamilton
182 Obedience to the Moon
Gibbs, A. Hamilton
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1956 First Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean rust red cloth boards with yellow lettering on spine. Hint of bumping to spine corners, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner first name at top corner of front free endpaper, no other marks. 244 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very tiny chips at top and bottom spine edges, very light soiling, light fading to spine. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A compassionate story of four people caught in a difficult dilemma, set in France nine years after it's liberation at the end of World War II. By the author of "Soundings". 018205

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Rio, Gibson, Hugh
183 Rio
Gibson, Hugh
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1937 First Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean dark blue cloth boards with green title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, illustrated with maps. 264 pgs. illustrated with black & white plates. Stunning photographic dustjacket has small price clip at top corner of front inside flap, several smallish edge chips, slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A gorgeous panorama, with viwtas and close-ups, of the world's most beautiful harbor city, written by a brilliant writer and Pan-American Diplomat of the time. 018557

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The Song of the World, Giono, Jean
184 The Song of the World
Giono, Jean
New York Viking Press 1937 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First American Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean wrap-around illustrated cloth boards with gold lettering on blue title boxes on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Translated from the French by Henri Fluchere and Geoffrey Myers. 312 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has age-toning, slight wear to corners and edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Acclaimed French novelist writes an ageless story of men and women -- love, hate, loyalty, as well as the beauty of nature. 023528

Price: 40.00 USD
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London Zoo, Gleeson, Gertrude
185 London Zoo
Gleeson, Gertrude
New York Robert M. McBride & Co. 1933 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean brown cloth boards with red title box on cover and spine. No fraying or wear; two tiny bumps to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Red top stained page edges. Clean photo illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 323 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny chips at top of spine, one 1" closed edge tear with some creasing near tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. In "London Zoo", Gertrude Gleeson tells how creatures from all over the world are brought tousands of miles to the zoo and how they live there. In a veritable panorama of natural history we see the lives of creatures of all kinds, their odd habits, their fits of temperament, their maladies, their feats of prowess, even their romances and emotional problems. 8vo. Natural History. 012442

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The Nuremberg Trial and Aggressive War, Glueck, Sheldon
186 The Nuremberg Trial and Aggressive War
Glueck, Sheldon
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1946 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean light brown cloth boards with red lettering and small decoration on cover, red lettering and small decoration on spine. Tiny closed tear to cloth at top spine edge (1/4"). No other wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Foreword by Robert H. Jackson, Supreme Court Justice of the United States. 121 pages. Dust jacket is age-toned, not price clipped, shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), closed tear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024684

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On the Winds of Destiny, Godfrey, Betty
187 On the Winds of Destiny
Godfrey, Betty
New York Vantage Press 2002 0533138779 / 9780533138777 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, with full number line, SIGNED by the author. Clean unfaded dark gray boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: " TO Stella and Paul, Fairwinds, Betty Godfrey." 441 pp. Frontis photo portrait of the author and her husband on their sailboat. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A three year sailing adventure around the world. 018282

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A Little Girl is Dead, Golden, Harry
188 A Little Girl is Dead
Golden, Harry
Cleveland and New York World Publishing 1965 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket Jacket Signed
"First Printing" stated on copyright page, SIGNED by author on front free endpaper. Brown cloth boards, no fading, hint of very light soiling. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean (slight browning to endpapers). 363 pp. with bibliography. 019798

Price: 20.00 USD
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Forgotten Pioneer, Golden, Harry
189 Forgotten Pioneer
Golden, Harry
Cleveland / New York World Publishing 1963 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Leonard Vosburgh, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with small brown illustration on cover, black lettering will small illustration 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 by Leonard Vosburgh. 157 pages + Bibliography. Dust jacket is not price clipped (4.00 on front inside flap), very tiny chip at top edge of front panel (1/4" depth). Author's photo and brief bio on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023220

Price: 20.00 USD
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Forgotten Pioneer, Golden, Harry
190 Forgotten Pioneer
Golden, Harry
Cleveland / New York World Publishing 1963 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket Leonard Vosburgh, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped dustjacket. Beige cloth boards with small illustration in brown on cover and spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Offset (brown shadow) to a few pages from an enclosed newspaper article reviewing the book. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by Leonard Vosburgh. 157 pp. + bibliography. Clean illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of the old-time pack peddlers who walked the countryside in America from the earliest beginnings of our country until the mid-1920's. 020777

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Mr. Kennedy and the Negroes, Golden, Harry
191 Mr. Kennedy and the Negroes
Golden, Harry
Cleveland and New York World Publishing 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original jacket. Clean red cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 319 pgs. with index. Frontis photo of John F. Kennedy at the White House with Martin Luther King and other civil rights leaders on August 28, 1963. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, price clip at top corner of front inside flap. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A serious analysis of the entire move toward civil rights for African Americans in the United States and an in-depth study of President John F. Kennedy's commitment to that social revolution. 018700

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192 The Pyramid
Golding, William
New York Harcourt, Brace & World 1967 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean light green cloth boards with black and green lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean green endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 183 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slight wear and a few short closed edge tears at top and bottom of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 010471

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Spire, Golding, William
193 The Spire
Golding, William
New York Harcourt Brace World 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First American Edition" stated on copyright page, in unchipped jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper, same owner's name neatly ink-stamped at top edge of half-title page. 215 pp. Dustjacket is unchipped, small price clip at upper corner of front inside flap, no chips, slight browning to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020051

Price: 30.00 USD
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Horses of the World, Goodall, Daphne Machin
194 Horses of the World
Goodall, Daphne Machin
New York Macmillan 1965 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards in dustjacket. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. No additional printings listed on copyright page. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 272 pp. with index. Preface by C. W. Anderson. Illustrated with over 300 photographs in color and black and white. Clean dustjacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has slight wear at top spine edge, 1" closed tear at top spine fold edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A survey of all the breeds of horse and pony that exist in the world, with photographs of every breed. 020138

Price: 20.00 USD
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Dewey Decimated, Goodrum, Charles A.
195 Dewey Decimated
Goodrum, Charles A.
New York Crown Publishers 1977 0-517-52866-5 / 9780517528662 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean black boards with clean red cloth spine, unchipped metallic lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 190 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, hint of light fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The serene world of rare books and cultivated librarians beset by theft and murder. 018768

Price: 50.00 USD
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Suzy, Gorman, Herbert
196 Suzy
Gorman, Herbert
New York Farrar & Rinehart 1934 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Hint of slightest fading to edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 434 pgs. Clean beautifully illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chips at top of front panel and top spine edge (up to 3/4" at top spine edge), long closed tear on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Scarce book--the story of a young glamorous woman living in Paris during World War I. 8vo. Fiction. 015474

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Free Men are Fighting - The Story of World War II, Gramling, Oliver and Associated Press Correspondents Around the World
197 Free Men are Fighting - The Story of World War II
Gramling, Oliver and Associated Press Correspondents Around the World
New York Farrar & Rinehart 1942 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with publisher's F/R device on copyright page), in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Clean black top-stained page edges. Illustrated with maps. 488 pages with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), has two short closed edge tears, tiny pin-head size nick to upper front fold edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021175

Price: 40.00 USD
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Local Anaesthetic, Grass, Gunter
198 Local Anaesthetic
Grass, Gunter
New York Harcourt Brace & World 1970 0-15-152957-4 / 9780151529575 Later Printing Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean yellow cloth boards with brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean brown endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 284 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 012014

Price: 12.00 USD
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199 Paris
Green, Anne
New York E. P. Dutton 1938 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Third Printing. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear; tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers with no names, writing or bookplates (slight browning to endpapers). 336 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, a few tiny closed edge tears, slight foxing to white rear panel edges. Front panel features photo of lovely woman wearing a Bergdorf-Goodman hat. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel by the author of "The Selbys", this is a romantic story of life in Paris during the early 1920's and the world of fashion, art and war. 8vo. Fiction. 016440

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200 The Dream at the End of the World: Paul Bowles and the Literary Renegades in Tangier
Green, Michelle
New York Harper Collins 1991 0-06-016571-5 / 9780060165710 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line. Clean maroon boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean maroon endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 381 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, light corner crease at front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A splendid account of palmy days in the last great paradise of our century, Morocco. Author presents a richly detailed portrait of one of the most extraordinary groups of individuals ever to have congregated in a single location: writers and heiresses, drug addicts and pederasts, artists and con men--all lured by the raffish city of Tangier that promised a full range of unconventional pleasures. At the center of the community was Paul Bowles, a critically acclaimed writer and composer, and his wife Jane, a brilliant playwright. 8vo. Adventure. 017459

Price: 25.00 USD
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