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1 Ernest Hemingway - A Life Story
Baker, Carlos
Scribners 1969 Bk Club ed. Cloth Bds Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Book club edition in clean dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumped corners or wear except for tiny closed tear at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean and bright. Illustrated with many photographs. 697 pgs. Clean illustrated dustjacket has very light corner and edgewear, no chips. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 000589

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Land of Rumbelow, Baker, Carlos
2 The Land of Rumbelow
Baker, Carlos
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1963 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, first printing, with "A" on copyright page. Unfaded red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear; tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 370 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, one very short edge tear at top rear panel edge, with just a hint of edge wear. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel about a man who has slowly surrendered to an overwhelming belief in the evil of human life, but who, due to events and circumstances, emerges from a personal hell into light and life. 8vo. Fiction. 016407

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Land of High Horizons - An Intimate Interpretation of the The Great Smokies, Bowman, Elizabeth Skaggs
3 Land of High Horizons - An Intimate Interpretation of the The Great Smokies
Bowman, Elizabeth Skaggs
Kingsport, Tennessee Southern Publishers, Inc. 1948 Fifth Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Clean hardcover book, SIGNED by the author, in original dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with dark blue lettering, gold line decoration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean map-illustrated endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page as follows: "Inscribed to Josephine Seikel with good wishes and the hope that you will enjoy this armchair trip through the Great Smokies - Sincerely, Elizabeth S. Bowman." Illustrated with wonderful black and white photographs. 212 pages. Clean dust jacket is illustrated by Carlos C. Campbell, showing a view from Mt. LeConte--looking across the vast Greenbrier wilderness area to Mt. Guyot, Mt. Chapman and other high peaks. Jacket has slight edge wear, a few very small edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The beauty, history, geology, legends and traditions of the Great Smoky Mountains. 027171

Price: 30.00 USD
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Frank at Don Carlos Ranch, Castlemon, Harry
4 Frank at Don Carlos Ranch
Castlemon, Harry
Chicago M A Donahue N.D. Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Decorated American trade binding - clean blue and turquoise cloth book with illustrated cover (rifleman wearing buckskin clothing), decorated spine (two rifles, pistols and ammo belt). Gold lettering on spine. Light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 209 pgs. + 13 pages at rear of book, "By His Own Worth" by Frances Henshaw Baden; 1 page of publisher's advertising. 002864

Price: 10.00 USD
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5 The Buried Mirror: Reflections on Spain and the New World
Fuentes, Carlos
Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Houghton Mifflin 1992 0-395-47978-9 / 9780395479780 First Hard Cover Very Good Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with red cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small price marking in top corner of front free endpaper. Brief previous owner inscription on half-title; blind-stamped embossed previous owner private library insignia. Decorated endpapers. 399 pgs. with beautiful full color illustrations throughout. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 7-1/2" x 10". Spain. 011472

Price: 20.00 USD
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Body Snatcher, MacAdam, Alfred Onetti Juan Carlos;
6 Body Snatcher
MacAdam, Alfred Onetti Juan Carlos;
New York Pantheon 1991 0679401784 / 9780679401780 First Hardcover Very Good+ near fine Jacket 
"First American Edition" stated on copyright page in clean unclipped dustjacket. Clean gray boards with black cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean, with small remainder mark (red dot) at bottom of text block page edges). Translated from the Spanish by Alfred Mac Adam. 305 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (23.00 on front inside flap). 020394

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The Selected Poetry and Prose of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Shelley, Percy Bysshe
7 The Selected Poetry and Prose of Percy Bysshe Shelley
Shelley, Percy Bysshe
New York Modern Library 1951 Early printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 274 in original dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean light gray cloth boards with green title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with yellow-green top stained upper page edges, clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Edited, with an Introduction, by Carlos Baker. 524 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is price clipped, has small chips and several closed edge tears. 393 titles on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023787

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Selected poetry and Prose of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Shelley, Percy Bysshe
8 The Selected poetry and Prose of Percy Bysshe Shelley
Shelley, Percy Bysshe
New York Modern Library 1951 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library no. 274 in original dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean gray cloth boards with green title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with very small neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of half-title page. No other marks. With an Introduction by Carlos Baker. 524 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has 1" closed edge tear, very shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges. 374 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026881

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Shadow of the Wind, Zafon, Carlos Ruiz
9 The Shadow of the Wind
Zafon, Carlos Ruiz
New York Penguin Books 2004 Advance Uncorrected Proof softcover Near Fine 
Advance Uncorrected Bound Manuscript. Clean softbound in illustrated paper wraps. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No creasing. Black line through price and ISBN number at bottom rear cover. 547 pages. A novel set in Barcelona, 1945 - an antiquarian book dealer initiates his son Daniel into the secret of the Cemetery of Forgotten Books, a library tended by Barcelona's guild of rare-book dealers as a repository for books forgotten by the world, waiting for someone who will care about them again. Daniel is allowed to choose one book, which leads him to an epic story of murder, magic, madness and doomed love. 023150

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