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Vegetable Diet - As Sanctioned by Medical Men, and By Experience in All Ages, Alcott, William A.
1 Vegetable Diet - As Sanctioned by Medical Men, and By Experience in All Ages
Alcott, William A.
Andrews McMeel Publishing 2012 1449423140 / 9781449423148 Facsimile Edition Hardback Very Good+ 
Very attractive facsimile edition of William A. Alcott's "Vegetable Diet" originally published in 1838. It was the first American book to advocate a vegetarian diet and the author was a founding member of the first organization to promote vegetarian philosophy, the American Vegetarian Society. Clean dark green cloth boards with gold border, lettering, and a color paste-on decoration. Gilt page edges. No bumping or wear. Green ribbon page marker. Clean marbled endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Introduction by Anna Thomas. 276 pages. 027227

Price: 15.00 USD
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Borderline, Barr, Nevada
2 Borderline
Barr, Nevada
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 2009 0399155694 / 9780399155697 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First edition, first printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean map-illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 399 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Another page-turning Anna Pigeon mystery novel set in the wide-open vistas of southwestern Texas. 027222

Price: 18.00 USD
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Firestorm, Barr, Nevada
3 Firestorm
Barr, Nevada
New York G. P. Putnam 1996 039914126X / 9780399141263 First Hardback Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page, SIGNED by author; in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean rust orange boards with green spine, gold metallic lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean gold endpapers. Signed "Nevada Barr" on half-title page. 307 pages. 021094

Price: 25.00 USD
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Track of the Cat, Barr, Nevada
4 Track of the Cat
Barr, Nevada
New York Putnam 1993 First Hardback Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped jacket. Clean green boards with black spine, unchipped metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 238 pages. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Collectible quality first edition of author's first mystery in the famous Anna Pigeon series. 021089

Price: 120.00 USD
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Track of the Cat, Barr, Nevada
5 Track of the Cat
Barr, Nevada
New York Putnam Publishing Group 1993 0399138242 / 9780399138249 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket Signed
Beautiful first edition, first printing of author's first book in the Anna Pigeon mystery series, SIGNED by author on title page. Clean unfaded green boards with unfaded black spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No previous owner markings. 238 pgs. Clean bright original dustjacket with price of $19.95 on front inside flap is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Scarce and highly collectible. 018274

Price: 400.00 USD
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Five Centuries of Tapestry from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Bennett, Anna G.
6 Five Centuries of Tapestry from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Bennett, Anna G.
Rutland, VT/Tokyo, Japan Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco/Charles E. Tuttle 1976 0-88401-019-8 / 9780884010197 First Soft Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Very clean and bright color illustrated softcover book. No chipping or creasing. No names, writing or marks. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Errata slip enclosed. 253 pgs. Beautifully illustrated exhibition catalog. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. WARD01569

Price: 35.00 USD
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Then & Now: Quaker Essays: Historical and Contemporary, Brinton, Anna
7 Then & Now: Quaker Essays: Historical and Contemporary
Brinton, Anna
Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania Press 1960 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Pale green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Clean, with a few faint white specks to boards. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner name in very tiny print at top edge of front free endpaper. 352 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight age-toning to white edges, small corner chips and 1/3" closed tear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007588

Price: 15.00 USD
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Mountain Madness, Chapin, Anna Alice
8 Mountain Madness
Chapin, Anna Alice
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1917 Reprint Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket George W. Gage, Illustrator 
Decorated binding with scene of tree, sky, and silhoutte of bird in flight against large moon. Green cloth, some tiny speckles to rear board, no fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrations by George W. Gage. 312 pages. 021568

Price: 15.00 USD
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In and Out of Three Normandy Inns, Dodd, Anna Bowman
9 In and Out of Three Normandy Inns
Dodd, Anna Bowman
New York Lovell, Coryell & Company 1892 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket C. S. Reinhart and others 
Clean beige buckram cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. 1892 on copyright page, no other dates. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Lovely old previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 394 pp. Illustrated with photographs, black & white illustrations. 019797

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Mayor's Wife, Green, Anna Katharine
10 The Mayor's Wife
Green, Anna Katharine
New York A. Wessels Co. 1908 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ No dustjacket 
Clean blue-black cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration, clean unchipped color paste-on illustration, unchipped white lettering on cover; slight chipping to stamped white lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with slight foxing to title page only. Clean bright endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrations by Alice Barber Stephens. 389 pgs. 018134

Price: 15.00 USD
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Sports Car Rallies, Trials and Gymkhanas, Hebb, David and Arthur Peck
11 Sports Car Rallies, Trials and Gymkhanas
Hebb, David and Arthur Peck
Channel Press 1956 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket George Janes, Illustrator 
First Edition in unclipped original jacket. Clean red boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Hint of bumping to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 159 pages with appendix. Illustrated with lovely drawings by George Janes, cartoons by Anna Lou Edebohls. Original T.S.D. Table from publisher laid in. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has small chip at top left corner near spine edge, tiny chip at rear base spine corner, some wear at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The first book on competing in America's sports car rallies, trials and gymkhanas, it contains detailed, step-by-step how-to information and covers the most minute phases of sports car competitions. 021123

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Deserters, Jenks, George C. & Anna Alice Chapin
12 The Deserters
Jenks, George C. & Anna Alice Chapin
New York H. K. Fly Co. 1911 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dustjacket 
Clean blue buckram cloth boards with gold lettering, black and gold illustration and line border on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Slightest hint of surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name neatly penned on front free endpaper, later previous owner name at top edge of rear fixed endpaper. 313 pgs. Illustrated with four black & white plates (including frontispiece). 017813

Price: 20.00 USD
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Death Cries in the Street, Krasney, Samuel A.
13 Death Cries in the Street
Krasney, Samuel A.
New York Rinehart 1955 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, with publisher's device on copyright page, SIGNED by the author, in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with white and tan unchipped lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with some tanning. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Anna Starr - Who knows so much more about these things than I do - Sam Krasney." 247 pp. Clean jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A top-notch police novel with all the authenticity of "Dragnet", giving an inside look into the workings of the Homicide Division of the New York City Police Department. 019039

Price: 35.00 USD
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Never Dies the Dream, Landon, Margaret
14 Never Dies the Dream
Landon, Margaret
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1949 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with gold lettering and small decoration on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip; no fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; no names, writing or marks. 309 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has closed edge tears, very slight fading to spine; author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of Bangkok by the author of "Anna and the King of Siam." 8vo. Fiction. 015051

Price: 30.00 USD
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Moreau de St. Mery's American Journey 1793-1798, Moreau de St. Mery (Roberts, Kenneth and Anna M. Roberts, Editors)
15 Moreau de St. Mery's American Journey 1793-1798
Moreau de St. Mery (Roberts, Kenneth and Anna M. Roberts, Editors)
Garden City, New York Doubleday & Company 1947 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Later printing of the first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Translated and Edited by Kenneth Roberts and Anna M. Roberts; Preface by Kenneth Roberts; Introduction by Stewart L. Mims. Color frontispiece painting by James Bingham. Very clean rust brown buckram cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 394 pages with index. Clean illustrated jacket is unchipped, some wear and tiny tears at base of spine, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Moreau's journal is filled with intimate details about life in America when the Republic was young. He discusses with candor the prevalence of divorce, cost of confinement, the shameless behavior of French emigres toward their American hosts, the prudery of the average American woman, the prevalence of prostitution. Much that is in this book had never before been mentioned in narratives about early America, and all the color and delicacy of the original have been brilliantly preserved in the Robertses' translation. 027570

Price: 22.00 USD
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Sidney: Her Summer on the St. Lawrence, Ray, Anna Chapin
16 Sidney: Her Summer on the St. Lawrence
Ray, Anna Chapin
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1905 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Alice Barber Stephens, illustrator 
First Edition decorated binding series book ("The Sidney Books"). Clean blue cloth boards with green, brown and black illustration on cover, black lettering on cover; gold lettering and small decoration on spine. No bumping or fraying. Light rubbing to cover illustration. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Brief previous owner inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper. Four illustrations by Alice Barber Stephens. Signed binding, with monogram AR on cover. 332 pages. 021581

Price: 35.00 USD
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Sidney: Her Summer on the St. Lawrence, Ray, Anna Chapin
17 Sidney: Her Summer on the St. Lawrence
Ray, Anna Chapin
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1905 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
Clean First Edition decorated binding series book ("The Sidney Books"). First printing ("Published October, 1905" on copyright page, 1905 on title page). Signed binding, with monogram AR on cover. Clean blue cloth boards with green, brown and black illustration on cover, black lettering on cover; gold lettering and small decoration on spine. No bumping,fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Four illustrations by Alice Barber Stephens including frontispiece illustration with clean tissue guard. 332 pages. 024401

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Dominant Strain, Ray, Anna Chapin
18 The Dominant Strain
Ray, Anna Chapin
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1903 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (Published May, 1903 on copyright page, 1903 on title page). Decorated American trade binding. Clean olive green cloth boards with yellow and bright green decoration on cover and spine, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Five lovely color illustrations by Harry C. Edwards (including color frontispiece with tissue guard). 350 pages + 4 pp. publisher's advertising at rear of book. 024200

Price: 40.00 USD
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Black Beauty, Sewell, Anna
19 Black Beauty
Sewell, Anna
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1945 Illustrated Junior Library Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Fritz Eichenberg, Illustrator 
Clean and lovely Illustrated Junior Library Edition in original illustrated dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with blue horseheads and brown leaf decoration on cover and spine, darker brown cloth spine with beige title box. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean color-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Fritz Eichenberg with full color, full page illustrations as well as black and white illustrations. 288 pages. Clean original dust jacket has slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears but still in remarkable condition. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 028031

Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Occultists & Mystics of All Ages
Shirley, Ralph
New Hyde Park, NY University Books 1972 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean yellow cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Very small previous owner label (return address size) inside front cover under dustjacket flap. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with hint of wear at top edge of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Occult. 007285

Price: 12.00 USD
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