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Red of the Dawn - A Story of A Minister and His Wife, Adam, Cecile Belle
1 Red of the Dawn - A Story of A Minister and His Wife
Adam, Cecile Belle
New York Daniel Ryerson, Inc. 1937 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in original dust jacket. Immaculate clean and bright red cloth boards with crisp stamped black lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight browning). Signed by author on front free endpaper: "Greetings - Cecile Belle Adam". 320 pages. Clean dust jacket (design by W. G. Adam 1937) has very slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears,one small v-shaped chip at top edge of rear panel. Nice photo of author on front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Religious novel of two young idealists who go out from college with the hope of bettering a materialistic world. First the World War separates the newlyweds. Then follows a series of disappointments, doubts and disillusionments. An "inside view" of parsonage life in a young minister's family. 025416

Price: 65.00 USD
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2 Pilgrim House By the Sea
Bartlett, Robert M.
North Quincy, MA Christopher Publishing House 1973 1-8158-0298-6 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Jan Norton, Illustrator 
Very clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 327 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has small (1/4") closed tear at top rear spine corner, very tiny chip at base of rear panel (size of grain of rice or smaller), slight wear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A midwestern college professor and his family restore a house built by the Pilgrims after inheriting it from Great Aunt Phoebe. 8vo. New England. 009726

Price: 20.00 USD
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Veterinary Clinical Parasitology, Benbrook, Edward A.; Margaret W. Sloss
3 Veterinary Clinical Parasitology
Benbrook, Edward A.; Margaret W. Sloss
Ames, Iowa Iowa State College Press 1948 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dustjacket Signed
First Edition, with 1948 on title page and copyright page, SIGNED by author E. A. Benbrook. Very clean green cloth boards with gold title box, black lettering on cover, metal spiral binding in cloth spine. Unfaded, light bumping to spine ends, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Clean green endpapers (previous owner name neatly stamped on front fixed endpaper). 187 pgs. with index. Well illustrated with drawings and black & white plates. 017633

Price: 200.00 USD
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Natural Philosophy of Cause and Chance - Being the Waynflete Lectures delivered in the College of St. Mary Magdalen, Oxford in Hilary Term 1948, Born, Max
4 Natural Philosophy of Cause and Chance - Being the Waynflete Lectures delivered in the College of St. Mary Magdalen, Oxford in Hilary Term 1948
Born, Max
London Oxford University at the Clarendon Press 1949 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First English Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 215 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 028198

Price: 75.00 USD
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To Remember Forever, Carroll, Gladys Hasty
5 To Remember Forever
Carroll, Gladys Hasty
Boston/Toronto Little Brown 1963 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean ivory boards with bright gold stamped lettering on cover, red title box with bright gold stamped lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 306 pgs. Clean bright DUSTJACKET is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of college students living in New England between the two World Wars. 8vo. Fiction. 012841

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Emperor of Ocean Park, Carter, Stephen L.
6 The Emperor of Ocean Park
Carter, Stephen L.
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2002 0-375-41363-4 / 9780375413636 First Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, signed by author. Clean unfaded red boards with black spine, bright silver lettering on spine. Hint of slightest surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. No other marks, writing or bookplates. 657 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author's first novel which won great reviews, this is a novel of suspense as well as a work of astute social observation. Set in two privileged worlds: the upper crust African American society of the eastern seaboard--old families who summer on Martha's Vineyard--and the inner circle of an Ivy League law school. 8vo. Fiction. 015567

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7 Heart Songs Dear to the American People
Chapple, Joe Mitchell (Editor)
New York World Publishing Co. 1950 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Maroon cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Hint of slight surface wear to corners, no fraying. Boards are clean with exception of two small faint spots on cover. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 504 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has two surface scrapes to front panel (each about the size of a nickel), several short closed edge tears, a few small shallow edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Over 400 favorite songs (lyrics and musical scores) including hymns, patriotic songs, lullabies, sea songs, dancing songs, plantation and negro melodies, ballads and love songs, songs from operas, college, school and fraternity songs. Large 8vo. Music. 014808

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Normalian - 1932 (Volume XII), Foote, Clara F. (Editor)
8 The Normalian - 1932 (Volume XII)
Foote, Clara F. (Editor)
Geneseo, NY Senior Class - State Normal School 1932 First Hardcover Very Good 
College Yearbook for the year 1932 for the State Normal School, Geneseo, NY (Now State University of New York College at Geneseo). Beige cloth boards with burgundy leather spine, unchipped paste-on paper title label on cover. Tiny spots of wear to spine corners, very slight warping to boards. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages are clean (many autographs of class members). Previous owner name neatly penned at base of front fixed endpaper. 145 pages + two pages for autographs (with autographs). Many photographs, plus lovely color printed decorative pages at the start of each new section. Alumni Bulletin (May, 1946) from Geneseo State Teachers College also enclosed. 021009

Price: 20.00 USD
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Walking to Listen - 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story At A Time, Forsthoefel, Andrew
9 Walking to Listen - 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story At A Time
Forsthoefel, Andrew
New York Bloomsbury 2017 1632867001 / 9781632867001 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean bright yellow-gold boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean map-illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 371 pages + Bibliography and "About the Author." Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no fading, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. At 23, Andrew Forsthoefel walked out the back door of his home in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, with a backpack, an audio recorder, his copies of Whitman and Rilke, and a sign that read "Walking to Listen." He had just graduated from Middlebury College and was ready to begin his adult life, but he didn't know how. So he decided he'd walk. And listen. It would be a cross-country quest for guidance, and everyone he met would be his guide. 025214

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The Young Pitcher, Grey, Zane
10 The Young Pitcher
Grey, Zane
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1939 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Reprint edition in original illustrated dustjacket. Clean rust red boards with brown lettering on cover and spine. Very slight surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slightly tanned) with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 249 pgs. Clean dustjacket has small fingernail size chip at top spine edge, very small spine corner chips, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story for boys by Zane Grey about a young man who enters Wayne College to pursue his study of forestry and ends up playing baseball when a new varsity team is organized. 018917

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Star and the Cross - Essays on jewish-Christian Relations, Hargrove, Katharine T. (Editor)
11 The Star and the Cross - Essays on jewish-Christian Relations
Hargrove, Katharine T. (Editor)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin Bruce Publishing 1966 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition in dustjacket, presentation copy SIGNED by Katharine T. Hargrove. Clean charcoal gray cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by Hargrove on front free endpaper: "Knowing you, Helmet Brownie, I trust you to understand all the joy in the past, all the happiness in the present, all the hope for the future, continues in my love - Katharine T. Hargrove." 318 pages with index. Dustjacket has small corner clip but price is still intact (6.75), light soiling (white paint brush mark near spine fold) and a few small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Edited by Mother Katharine Hargrove, Professor of Theology at Manhattanville College in New York, the essays are cotnributed by such distinguished Jewish and Christian scholars and writers as Oscar Handlin, Jules Isaac, Thomas Merton, Guenter Lewy, James O'Gara, Rabbi Marc Tanenbaum, Dr. Joseph L. Lichten, and Robert Hoyt. 022721

Price: 20.00 USD
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In A Wild Sanctuary, Harrison, William
12 In A Wild Sanctuary
Harrison, William
New York William Morrow 1969 First Hard Cover Near Fine very good + Jacket Signed
Very clean black boards with orange and white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half-title page. No other writing or marks. Clean rust-red endpapers. 320 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, with slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel about four graduate students and their suicide pact. 010945

Price: 25.00 USD
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Hallelujah Chariot, Hathaway, Evelyn
13 Hallelujah Chariot
Hathaway, Evelyn
Richmond, VA John Knox Press 1969 Family Bookshelf Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean book in clean bright original dust jacket. Red cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 213 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Los Angeles at the start of the twentieth century sets the stage for this remarkable story of Papa, Mamma, and their five children. Engaging account of the life of the author's father, Dr. Andrew O. Henricks; his youth in Minnesota, his move to the West Coast, his ministry, and his eventual call to the Presidency of Pasadena College. 023895

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Fighting A Fire, Hill, Charles T.
14 Fighting A Fire
Hill, Charles T.
New York Century Co. 1898 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Illustrated by the Author 
An amazing book on fire fighting from the 19th century with beautiful illustrations and photographs by the author. Extremely rare. Ex-library (college library), with some library markings to endpapers. Red cloth covers with black and gold galloping horses pulling fire fighting equipment, gold lettering on cover, black lettering on spine and on rear cover. Some fading to red cloth on spine. Slight wear to spine ends. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. All text pages, text block edges are clean and bright. 246 pages. A wonderful history and explanation of fire fighting, and fire rescue, beautifully illustrated. 025450

Price: 42.00 USD
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Henry Walton - 19th Century American Artist - December 9, 1968 - January 4, 1969, Ithaca College Museum of Art
15 Henry Walton - 19th Century American Artist - December 9, 1968 - January 4, 1969
Ithaca College Museum of Art
Ithaca, NY Ithaca College Museum of Art 1968 First Paperback Fine Henry Walton 
Catalog from the first major exhibit of Walton's works which opened at Ithaca College's Museum of Art on December 9, 1968. Very clean catalog with color illustrated cover (illustrated with Walton's "View of Addison") and a mylar cover bound over that (stapled binding). No fading, creasing or chipping. As new. 76 pages. An article about the show from the Ithaca Journal (Saturday, December 7, 1968) is laid in, along with a Geneological Chart showing the descendants of Cruger, the son of Henry Walton. No one knows what Henry Walton looked like, but, because of his artistry, we know a great deal about what Ithaca and many other area places looked like in the 1830's and 1840's before photography existed. 027611

Price: 25.00 USD
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Pro Hockey Comeback, Jackson, C. Paul
16 Pro Hockey Comeback
Jackson, C. Paul
New York Hastings House 1961 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with black goalie illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Frontispiece illustration by Frank Kramer. 148 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, one very short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Young adult's sports story of a young man who leaves college to join a professional hockey team and the challenges he faces. 025538

Price: 25.00 USD
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Hoop Dreams: A True Story of Hardship & Triumph, Joravsky, Ben
17 Hoop Dreams: A True Story of Hardship & Triumph
Joravsky, Ben
Atlanta, GA Turner Publishing 1995 1570361533 / 9781570361531 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page in clean unclipped jacket. Clean orange boards with small decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 301 pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped (22.95 on front inside flap), no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Award-winning journalist Ben Joravsky chronicles Arthur Agee and William Gates battle to reach the top in basketball -- their only escape from the grim streets of Chicago's West Side. Hoop Dreams began as a documentary film that tracked these two young men for almost five years as they struggled to turn their playground skills into the kind of basketball mastery that could earn them college scholarships. 020931

Price: 15.00 USD
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Gods of Aberdeen, Nathan, Micah
18 Gods of Aberdeen
Nathan, Micah
New York Simon & Schuster 2005 0-7432-5082-6 / 9780743250825 First Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean cream boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 369 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A haunting novel about a brilliant young man who enrolls at a small New England college and becomes entangled in a mysterious death--and the ultimate scientific quest. Author's first novel. 8vo. Fiction. 015382

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The Cock Still Crows, Pahk, Induk
19 The Cock Still Crows
Pahk, Induk
New York Vantage Press 1977 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by author, in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or fraying, Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Light foxing to endpapers. Signed by author on front free endpaper in both English and Korean. 144 pages with index. Dust jacket is unchipped, one short closed tear at top spine edge, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The daughter of a Confucian scholar and a Buddhist mother, the author was converted to the Christian faith by missionaries who also provided her with an education. She then set out to realize her dream of setting up a series of training schools for Korean boys from high school through 4 year college level. This is her story. 024399

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New Horizons, Park, John Edgar
20 New Horizons
Park, John Edgar
Norton, MA Wheaton College Bookstore 1929 Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Signed, limited edition. Black and white decorated paper covered boards with red cloth spine (very slight soiling & wear to spine). Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. Limited edition no. 373, SIGNED by the author. Frontis photograph of author. 104 pgs. Transcripts of brief talks given at daily chapel in Wheaton College, Norton, Massachusetts. 8vo. Philosophy. 015245

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