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The Levanter, Ambler, Eric
1 The Levanter
Ambler, Eric
New York Atheneum 1972 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean green and white cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, with slightest hint of lean. Pages and edges are clean. Clean olive green endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 307 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A suspenseful story of survival against a group of criminal extortionists, set in the Middle East. 8vo. Fiction. 017308

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Light of Day, Ambler, Eric
2 The Light of Day
Ambler, Eric
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1963 First Hardcover Near Fine Good Jacket 
Stated "First American Edition" in dust jacket. Clean turquoise cloth boards with gold author initials on cover, gold lettering and green decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 243 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), clean but has some insect damage (scattered small holes ); rear panel has nice photo of Ambler standing on a balcony smoking a cigarette. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Page-turning suspense novel by a master craftsman of the genre. Set in Istanbul, this is a swift-moving, sophisticated novel that will keep you on the edge of your seat until the last page. 023414

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The Siege of the Villa Lipp, Ambler, Eric
3 The Siege of the Villa Lipp
Ambler, Eric
New York Random House 1977 0-394-49982-4 / 9780394499826 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean white boards with red author initials on cover, clean black cloth spine, bright silver 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. 275 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with two short closed edge tears. Photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 013819

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Crab Nebula, Chevillard, Eric
4 The Crab Nebula
Chevillard, Eric
Lincoln, Nebraska / London University of Nebraska Press 1997 0803263708 / 9780803263703 First Paperback Near Fine No Dust jacket Jacket 
Clean softcover book, as new. No chipping, creasing or wear. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright, no names, writing or marks. 126 pp. Translated by Jordan Stump and Eleanor Hardin. 020173

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The Second Mrs. Jim, Conrad, Stephen
5 The Second Mrs. Jim
Conrad, Stephen
Boston L. C. Page 1904 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Eric Fosbery, Illustrator 
First Edition decorated American trade binding (signed binding - E.F. -Eric Fosbery). Clean tan cloth boards with blue, white, black and tan illustration, gold lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear at base of spine, no fraying. Edges of white apron on farm woman (on cover) have been slightly retouched at some point). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with small previous owner label (approx. return address label size) at top edge of front fixed endpaper. Frontis illustration by Eric Fosbery with clean tissue guard. 164 pages + four pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 022236

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6 The Passing of the European Age: A Study of the Transfer of Western Civilization and Its Renewal in Other Continents
Fischer, Eric
Cambridge Harvard University Press 1943 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
214 pgs. VG Clean red cloth boards with very little wear, some light sunning to spine. Gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square. Pages are clean. No names, writing or bookplates inside. 8vo. History. 003641

Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Sou'West in Wanderer IV
Hiscock, Eric
Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A. Oxford University Press 1973 0-19-217528-9 / 9780192175281 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name neatly penned on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 224 pgs. with index. Illustrated with color and black & white photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, with slight edge wear and a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author and his wife narrate their sea voyage from Holland to England and then to the Caribbean and through the Panama Canal; up along Central America and Mexico to California, where they stayed a year. Then they crossed the Pacific to New Zealand and cruised to the wild and remote Fiordland of the South Island,crossing the Tasman Sea to Australia in rough weather, and from Melbourne to New Zealand. 8vo. Ships & Sailing. 016808

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Sky High: The Story of Aviation, Hodgins, Eric and F. Alexander Magoun
8 Sky High: The Story of Aviation
Hodgins, Eric and F. Alexander Magoun
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1929 First Hardcover Near Fine 
First Edition. Clean red ribbed cloth boards with stamped black lettering, hot air balloon image on cover, crisp black lettering and small airplane on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with small previous owner name and date (1929) neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 337 pages with index. 026608

Price: 25.00 USD
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Mrs. Astor's New York: Money and Power in a Gilded Age, Homberger, Eric
9 Mrs. Astor's New York: Money and Power in a Gilded Age
Homberger, Eric
New Haven and London Yale University Press 2002 0300095015 / 9780300095012 Second printing Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Second printing of the first edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean unfaded brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, beautifully illustrated with map of New York and adjacent cities. 330 pages with index. Book is well illustrated in full color and black and white. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has price clip at upper corner of front inside flap, some light surface scratches to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Mrs. Astor, undisputed queen of anew ayork society in the decades before the First World War, used her prestige to create a social aristocracy in the city. Astor's story, which reads like a novel by Edith Wharton, sheds important new light on the origins, extravagant lifestyle, aqnd social competitiveness of this aristocracy, and it is told here with vigor and elegance by Eric Homberger. 025661

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10 The Avenue, Clayton City
Lincoln, C. Eric
New York William Morrow & Co. 1988 0-688-07702-1 / 9780688077020 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean beige boards with blue cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 288 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel written about life in a southern U.S. town between the first and second world wars. 8vo. Fiction. 009842

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The Merry Muse, Linklater, Eric
11 The Merry Muse
Linklater, Eric
New York Harcourt Brace & Co. 1960 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First American Edition" stated on copyright page in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with author's initials stamped decoratively on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 317 pp. Jacket is not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), clean with moderate soiling to rear white panel, no chips, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Humorous novel about an eminent Scottish lawyer who believes that life is worth living for any with a good digestion and a bad memory, and who remains at sixty a lusty appreciator of wine, women and songs--and Victorian paintings. 019450

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The Railway Man: A Pow's Searing Account of War, Brutality and Forgiveness, Lomax, Eric
12 The Railway Man: A Pow's Searing Account of War, Brutality and Forgiveness
Lomax, Eric
New York W W Norton & Co Inc 1995 0393039102 / 9780393039108 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First American Edition, First Printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. As new condition. Blue boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 278 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of a Scotsman who was taken prisoner after the fall of Singapore during World War II and was put to work on the infamous Burma-Siam railway, which cost the lives of 250,000 men. There he helped to build an illicit radio, so that the prisoners could follow the news of the war. He was caught and tortured. "This unforgettable book describes a life saved from final bitterness by an extraordinary will to remember and forgive." 024629

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Encore, Maugham, W. Somerset
13 Encore
Maugham, W. Somerset
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1952 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. Hint of very slight surface wear at base spine corners, no fraying; no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 156 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, has two very small edge chips (size of match head), a few very short closed edge tears, very light rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Stories and plays by Somerset Maugham (screenplays by T. E. B. Clarke; Arthur Macrae; Eric Ambler). Contains: The Ant and the Grasshopper (story); The Ant and the Grasshopper (screenplay); Winter Cruise (story); Winter Cruise (screenplay); Gigolo and Gigolette (story); Gigolo and Gigolette (screenplay). 12mo. Plays. 015463

Price: 50.00 USD
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Cocaine - White Gold Rush in Peru, Morales, Edmundo
14 Cocaine - White Gold Rush in Peru
Morales, Edmundo
Tucson, Arizona, USA University of Arizona Press 1989 0816510660 / 9780816510665 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by author. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Susan and Tolouse for all the years we know each other. - Edmundo 7/26/89" with additional note laid in: "Susan, give me a call when you get this package - Love, Edmundo." 228 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. "This combination of scholarship and hard-hitting journalism stand out among writings on the coca and cocaine problem, shedding light far beyond Peru." - National Geographic "All concerned citizens and policy-makers had better read this book, and soon, for the time for mere pallatives andtheatrical heroics is past." - Eric R. Wolf, City University of New York 018377

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Ant Men, North, Eric
15 The Ant Men
North, Eric
John C. Winston Company 1955 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Alex Schomburg, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition in clean bright original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with beautifully illustrated endpapers (by Alex Schomburg). Small very neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. No other marks. 216 pages. Jacket designed by Paul Blaisdell is clean and bright, not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), no fading, no chipping, one long closed tear along rear flap fold (5"). Twenty-six science fiction books listed on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Beautiful example from the Winston science fiction novel series for young people. 025803

Price: 175.00 USD
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They Met at Mrs. Bloxom's, Norwood, Hayden
16 They Met at Mrs. Bloxom's
Norwood, Hayden
Emaus, PA Rodale Press 1938 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Clean turquoise blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping; very tiny (under 1/16") closed tear to spine cloth at top center of spine. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper: "Inscribed for Paul E. Mixson with every best wish - Sincerely, Hayden Norwood". Classic old previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper (Paul Eric Mixson). 239 pgs. Scarce DUSTJACKET is not price clipped, has a few tiny shallow edge chips, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A dramatic story set in a third-rate rooming house in Washington, D.C. 8vo. Fiction. 013558

Price: 100.00 USD
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Rescue Ink, Rescue Ink
17 Rescue Ink
Rescue Ink
New York Viking 2009 0670021164 / 9780670021161 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by all of the RESCUE INK team on the front free endpaper. In clean unchipped, unworn dust jacket. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Illustrated with full color photographs. 244 pages. Dust jacket is enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. True story about a unique group of ten guys ("Rescue Ink") whose sole mission is to rescue helpless, abandoned, and abused animals. Using their combined 1700 pounds of muscle, Joe, Johnny O, Batso, Big Ant, G, Angel, Eric, Des, Bruce and Robert take an "in your face" approach to confronting animal abusers. 023768

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The Longest Line on the Map - The United States, the Pan-American Highway, and the Quest to Link the Americas, Rutkow, Eric
18 The Longest Line on the Map - The United States, the Pan-American Highway, and the Quest to Link the Americas
Rutkow, Eric
Scribner / Simon & Schuster 2019 1501103903 / 9781501103902 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean, unfaded black board with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Tiny closed tear at top spine corner edge, otherwise fine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with maps, photographs. 438 pages + "About the Author". Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, one tiny closed edge tear, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 028367

Price: 14.00 USD
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19 Majestic Land: Peaks, Parks & Prevaricators of the Rockies & Highlands of the Northwest
Thane, Eric
Indianapolis/ New York Bobbs Merrill 1950 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean maps on endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 347 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. 8vo. American West. 009674

Price: 12.00 USD
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Time Flies, Tohmann, Eric
20 Time Flies
Tohmann, Eric
New York Crown Publishers 1994 0517595982 / 9780517595985 Later printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Beautifully clean book and dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. A Caldecott Honor book. Clean glossy color illutrated boards. Size approx. 10" x 11". No bumping, fading or wear. As new condition. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. Inscribed and signed on title page by author: "For Zoe! - E. Rohmann - 2007." Color illustrations throughout. "A Parents' Guide to TIME FLIES" attached to rear pastedown. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in removable protective mylar cover. 024811

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