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SAINT CROIX NOTES - River Mornings, Radio Nights, Adams, Noah
1 SAINT CROIX NOTES - River Mornings, Radio Nights
Adams, Noah
New York W W Norton & Co Inc 1990 0393029050 / 9780393029055 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition (and First Printing, with full number line), SIGNED by author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean purple boards with lighter purple cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page: "To Gretchen - Someone who care about the weather - the animals and memories of the land - With Thanks - Noah 11/5/90." 221 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. "This book is like bright, warm sunshine in the dead of a grey winter. Noah Adams can find the spirits in a river and in the woods and, describing them with freshness, making them ours. Saint Croix Notes is a powerful antidote to computers, telephones, and heavy traffic." - Clyde Edgerton (author of The Floatplane Notebooks). 025420

Price: 22.00 USD
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Camping With the Prince and Other Tales of Science in Africa, Bass,  Thomas A
2 Camping With the Prince and Other Tales of Science in Africa
Bass, Thomas A
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1990 0395415020 / 9780395415023 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped jacket, SIGNED by author. Clean orange boards with maroon cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright, with slight dust speckling to text block edges. Clean map-illustrated endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page: "11-04-90 - Clinton, New York - For a friend in the Kirkland Art Center - with All My Best Regards, Thomas A. Bass." 304 pages. Clean jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (20.95 on front inside flap); small corner crease to inside front flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's two-year journey across Africa, from Timbuktu to the Zambezi River. 022933

Price: 25.00 USD
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My Life in Three Acts, Hayes, Helen with Katherie Hatch
3 My Life in Three Acts
Hayes, Helen with Katherie Hatch
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1990 0-15-163695-8 / 9780151636952 First Hardbound Fine Fine Jacket 
266 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ - new mylar cover AS NEW book - no names or writing inside. Crisp and clean. Clean bright DJ with stunning photo of Helen Hayes at 90 yrs. old on front.Stated First Trade Edition. 8vo. Biography. 002002

Price: 10.00 USD
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International Library of Technology - Sign and Banner Making, Practical Design and Ornament, International Textbook Company
4 International Library of Technology - Sign and Banner Making, Practical Design and Ornament
International Textbook Company
International Textbook Company 1907 Hardcover Very Good 
Lovely solid book, three-quarter leather binding. Shallow chipping to leather at top spine edge; clean green cloth boards with leather spine and corners. Small spot of wear-through at two corner tips. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean. Beautiful marbled endpapers, red text block edges. Illustrated with color and black and white photographs, drawings. 239 pages + 4 pages of index. In removable protective mylar. "From a series of texbooks for persons engaged in the engineering professions and trades or for those who desire information concerning them. Fully illustrated and containing numerous practical examples and their solutions." NOTE: We have other titles/subjects from this series - please inquire if interested. 027306

Price: 75.00 USD
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A Season of Birds: a Norfolk Diary, 1911, James, Vincent; Lodge, George Edward
5 A Season of Birds: a Norfolk Diary, 1911
James, Vincent; Lodge, George Edward
New York A & W Publishers 1980 0894790684 / 9780894790683 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket George E. Lodge, Illustrator 
First Edition in clean dust jacket. Green cloth boards with gold bird in flight on cover, gold lettering on spine. Fading to board edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean, map-illustrated endpapers (1910 ordnance survey map of the Hickling area). Previous owner name on back of front free endpaper at top edge. Over 90 beautiful watercolor illustrations by George E. Lodge. 152 pages with index. Dustjacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap; no tears or chips, slight wear at one corner tip area. Jacket caligraphy and decoration by Kate Cary. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A meticulous and vivid study in words and pictures of over 200 birds. 022512

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Hunters and the Hunted, Laycock, George
6 Hunters and the Hunted
Laycock, George
New York Outdoor Life (Meredith Press) 1990 0696110059 / 9780696110054 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean beige faux leather boards with brown lettering on spine. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated in black and white and full color. Drawings by Joseph Fornelli. 280 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, has two short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The pursuit of game in America from Native Americans to modern day. 90 paintings, prints, and original drawings vividly recreate the American hunting experience. 027199

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Face and Ornamental Brickwork - Plastering, Lowndes, William S.; George J. Jervis; D. Knickerbacker Boyd
7 Face and Ornamental Brickwork - Plastering
Lowndes, William S.; George J. Jervis; D. Knickerbacker Boyd
Scranton, Pennsylvania International Textbook Company 1923 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Black faux leather boards with blind-embossed lettering and title box on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Book size approx. 5" x 8". Well illustrated with drawings and photographs, including a color fold-out showing examples of stucco. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Beautiful marbled endpapers are clean and free of any markings. Prepared under the supervision of William S. Lowndes. Face and Ornamental Brickwork portion of the book authored by George J. Jervis; Plastering is by D. Knickerbacker Boyd. 90 pages. 024790

Price: 25.00 USD
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Get A Horse! The Story of the Automobile in America, Musselman, M. M.
8 Get A Horse! The Story of the Automobile in America
Musselman, M. M.
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott 1950 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped dustjacket. Clean beige cloth boards with small early automobile illustration on cover, brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner inscription and name on front fixed endpaper. 304 pp. with index. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very tiny edge chips at top and bottom spine edges. Charming photo of author on rear panel as he sits at the wheel of a 1909 Fiat racing car, Series 90. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020259

Price: 20.00 USD
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Techniques of Japanese Embroidery, Shuji Tamura
9 Techniques of Japanese Embroidery
Shuji Tamura
USA Krause Publications 2004 0873416279 / 9780873416276 Later printing Paperback Fine 
Beautifully clean, as new large soft cover book - approx. size: 8-1/2" x 11". No fading, creasing or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated in full color. 128 pages. A definitive technique and design source book for Japanese embroidery. Includes hints on different fabrics and threads plus framing instructions. Over 90 color photographs and 50 stitch techniques, including layering, holding, creating geometric effects, couching, padding, knots and braided cords. 025988

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Mummy - A History of the Extraordinary Practices of Ancient Egypt, Wallis, E.A.
10 The Mummy - A History of the Extraordinary Practices of Ancient Egypt
Wallis, E.A.
New York Bell Publishing 1989 0517675803 / 9780517675809 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Reprint with new Foreword by B. L Masterson, in clean unchipped dust jacket. Unfaded black cloth boards with gold 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. Illustrated with 90 black and white line drawings. 404 pages with index. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, is enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025566

Price: 15.00 USD
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Little House in the Ozarks: The Rediscovered Writings, Wilder, Laura Ingalls (Stephen W. Hines, Editor)
11 Little House in the Ozarks: The Rediscovered Writings
Wilder, Laura Ingalls (Stephen W. Hines, Editor)
Nashville, Tennessee Thomas Nelson Inc. 1991 0840775970 / 9780840775979 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean hardcover book and dust jacket. Ivory faux leather boards with dark green spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tigfht and square, pages and edges are clean (small previous owner first name neatly printed at top edge of front free endpaper). 315 pages. Clean dust jacket has short closed tears and small chip at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Features a collection of Laura Ingalls Wilder's rediscovered writings, 90 percent of which had never before been published in book form. Her topics are varied as she talks about the changes motor cars and highways brought to her sleepy town of Mansfield, Missouri. She emphasizes the need to conserve the forests and woodlands. She talks at length about women--their voice in politics, their involvement in the work force, and other issues pertinent to women's roles in the early 1900's. 028162

Price: 15.00 USD
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12 G. B. S. 90 (Aspects of Bernard Shaw's Life and Work)
Winsten, S. (Editor)
London - New York - Melbourne - Sydney Hutchinson & Co. 1946 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket Illustrated with Photographs 
Dark red boards with gilt design and lettering on spine and figure head gilt stamped on front cover. Light surface wear to top/base of spine and corners. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Very light foxing to front/rear endpapers and last few pages. Previous owner's name/address stamped on front free endpaper. Illustrated with black & white and color plates. 200 pgs. 8 Vo. Biography. 014742

Price: 10.00 USD
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