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1 The Hudson-Fulton Celebration 1909 - Volume II

Albany, NY J. B. Lyon Company 1910 Cloth Very Good+ No Jacket 
Clean dark blue/grey cloth with pictoral image of ships sailing on the Hudson River on cover, gold lettering on cover and spine. Volume II (Pages 715 to 1421). Very large book. Almost no wear to cover, binding is tight and square, pages are clean. Small ink-stamp inside says "Compliments of Frank MgA Collin, Member of Assembly". Color frontis illustration of "The Clermont" steamship at New York in September 1909, with tissue guard. In special envelope at rear of book are folded ship plans (in beautiful condition) for replica of "The Half Moon"; and ship plans for "The Clermont". 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. New York State. WARD01023

Price: 35.00 USD
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SAINT CROIX NOTES - River Mornings, Radio Nights, Adams, Noah
2 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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My Favorite Stories of the Great Outdoors - Nature Lover's Treasury, Andrews, Roy Chapman (Editor)
3 My Favorite Stories of the Great Outdoors - Nature Lover's Treasury
Andrews, Roy Chapman (Editor)
New York Greystone Press 1950 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Light blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Hint of fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Selected, and with an Introduction, by Roy Chapman andrews - noted explorer and naturalist and at the time, Honorary Director of the American Museum of Natural History. 404 pages. Clean dust jacket has short closed edge tears at folds, a few small edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A host of great nature stories by such great writers as William Beebe, Ernest Thompson Seton, Joseph Conrak, Louis Bromfield, Zane Grey, Jack London, John Muir, and many more. 023870

Price: 18.00 USD
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The World Within, Aswell, Mary Louise
4 The World Within
Aswell, Mary Louise
Whittlesey House 1947 Book Find Club Ed. Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
Very clean red coth boards, Silver lettering and design on spine Silver design on front board 376 pgs. Nr Fine in VG++ DJ - new mylar cover Red cloth book with grey lettering and design on cover. DJ unchipped, not price clipped. Very clean, no writing inside. 8 Vo. self help. 001697

Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Seeing More Things
Brown, John Mason
McGraw-Hill 1948 Cloth Bds Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
347 pgs. Fine Grey cloth, gold lettering & decoration. No dustjacket, but protected in mylar cover. 8vo. 001203

Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Seeing Things
Brown, John Mason
McGraw-Hill 1946 Cloth Bds Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
341 pgs. Fine Grey cloth, gold lettering. No dustjacket, but protected in mylar cover. 001204

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Grandissimes, Cable, George W.
7 The Grandissimes
Cable, George W.
New York Charles Scribner 1899 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding, first illustrated edition. Clean grey-beige cloth boards with cream lotus blossoms, grey lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spot of wear-through to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top text block page edges. Beautifully penned brief 1901 previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. Twelve photogravure illustrations by Albert Herter with tissue guards. 491 pages. 023251

Price: 38.00 USD
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8 The Custer Wolf, (Biography of an American Renegade)
Caras, Roger
Boston - Toronto Little, Brown & Co. 1966 Second Printing Hard Cover Very Good++ Very Good Jacket Charles Frace, Illustrator 
Very clean brown textured boards with publisher logo blind stamped in center of front cover. Grey/green lettering on black spine. No bumping or surface wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Faint browning of free endpapers. Pages are very clean, crisp and bright; no writing or marks. 175 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped with some slight browning to spine and top edge of rear panel. Small closed tear at bottom rear edge of spine with a little creasing. Two tiny pea-sized holes and some scuffing to spine. Minimal wear to edges and corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Nature. 014683

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Romance of the Feudal Chateaux, Champney, Elizabeth W.
9 Romance of the Feudal Chateaux
Champney, Elizabeth W.
New York G. P. Putnam 1911 Later printing Hardcover Fine No dust jacket 
Lovely decorated American trade binding in fine condition. Light grey ribbed cloth boards with dark gray, black and gold decoration and lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with gilt top page edges, clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Title page printed in red and black, with photo frontispiece with printed tissue guard. Illustrated throughout with drawings, photogravure images with printed tissue guards. 436 pages. In clear removable mylar cover. 027020

Price: 35.00 USD
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English Water Gardens (SIGNED), Cooper, Guy; Taylor, Gordon; Boursnell, Clive
10 English Water Gardens (SIGNED)
Cooper, Guy; Taylor, Gordon; Boursnell, Clive
Little Brown & Co. 1987 First Cloth Bds Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket Signed
Stated First American Edition, SIGNED BY GUY COOPER on title page." With Best Wishes Guy Cooper, 7th, October 1987 " Clean grey cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages are bright and clean. Beautiful color photographs throughout. Clean bright dustjacket is price clipped, unchipped, in new archival quality mylar cover. Gardening. 000078

Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Jesus the Christ
Cullen, Charles
Abingdon-Cokesbury Press 1954 First Cloth Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Clean grey cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Binding tight, pages clean and bright. No names or writing inside. Dust jacket has not been price clipped, has light soiling and several small closed tears at top rear edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Religion. WARD00713

Price: 20.00 USD
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Legends Outstanding Quarter Horse Stallions and Mares (Volume II), Goodhue, Jim; Livingston, Phil; Close, Pat; Simmons, Diane C.; Holmes, Frank
12 Legends Outstanding Quarter Horse Stallions and Mares (Volume II)
Goodhue, Jim; Livingston, Phil; Close, Pat; Simmons, Diane C.; Holmes, Frank
Colorado Springs, CO Western Horseman 1998 0911647309 / 9780911647303 Seventh Printing Paperback Very Good+ 
Clean softcover book with color illustrated cover, measures 8-1/2" x 11, 168 pgs. No creasing or chipping; bindings are tight, pages are clean. Profusely illustrated with black & white photographs. 191 pgs. Lists pedigrees and halter and performance records, progeny records of legendary Quarter Horses, and a story detailing each horse's life. Horses included in this volume include: Clabber; Driftwood; Easy Jet; Grey Badger II; Jessie James; Jet Deck; Joe Bailey P-4 (Gonzalez); Joe Bailey (Weatherford); King's Pistol; Lena's Bar; Lightning Bar; Lucky Blanton; Midnight; Midnight Jr.; Moon Deck; My Texas Dandy; Oklahoma Star P-6; Oklahoma Star Jr.; Peter McCue; Rocket Bar; Skipper W; Sugar Bars; Traveler. 018281

Price: 20.00 USD
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Hosses An Anthology of Short Stories, Gray, Charles Wright
13 Hosses An Anthology of Short Stories
Gray, Charles Wright
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1927 First Hardcover Very Good no dustjacket 
First Edition, with "Printed, September, 1927" on copyright page. Light green ribbed cloth boards with small color paste-on of polo pony on front cover (clean & unchipped), gold lettering on spine. Light soiling to boards (some darkening to spine, front fore edge and rear board). No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean red top-stained page edges. Clean illustrated endpapers; previous owner birthday greeting postcard attached to back of front free endpaper. 382 pgs. A book of great stories about horses, by authors such as John Biggs, Jr., Zane Grey, Alfred Ollivant, Ernest Thompson Seton, George Agnew Chamberlain and more. 017490

Price: 15.00 USD
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Blueprints: Twenty-Six Extraordinary Structures, Grey, Christopher (with John Boswell)
14 Blueprints: Twenty-Six Extraordinary Structures
Grey, Christopher (with John Boswell)
New York Fireside (Simon & Schuster) 1982 0671419730 / 9780671419738 First Paperback Very Good+ 
First Edition, First Printing with full number line on copyright page. Large softcover book (11" x 14"). Covers are clean, no creasing or chipping, very slight rubbing at spine folds. Binding is tight, no curling or cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with photographs, blueprints, some fold-outs. 127 pages. Awesome collection of blueprints and photographs of some truly iconic structures, everything from "The Spirit of St. Louis to the Concorde, from the Statue of Liberty to the Biltmore Estate and Washington Cathedral. 027214

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Sayings of the Children - Written Down by their Mother, Grey, Pamela (Lady Grey of Fallodon)
15 The Sayings of the Children - Written Down by their Mother
Grey, Pamela (Lady Grey of Fallodon)
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1925 First Hardcover Near Fine Fair Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped jacket. Clean decorated paper-covered cloth boards with clean gray cloth spine, clean unworn paper paste-on title label on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 214 pages, with blank pages for the mother-reader to record the sayings of her own children. Dustjacket in fair condition with chips, tears and piece missing at top of rear panel -- what's there is clean, with a lovely portrait of the author on front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A lovely book recording some of the wise and humorous sayings and thoughts of children,plus a section on "What children should read", "The Bible Lesson", and "Some Prayers and Invocations for the Use of Children." 021004

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30,000 on the Hoof, Grey, Zane
16 30,000 on the Hoof
Grey, Zane
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1940 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition (1940) in illustrated dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with green lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date neatly penned on front free endpaper. 304 pages. Clean dust jacket has edge wear and tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023915

Price: 10.00 USD
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Ken Ward in the Jungle, Grey, Zane
17 Ken Ward in the Jungle
Grey, Zane
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1912 Later printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket 
Later printing in clean illustrated dust jacket. Orange cloth boards with black lettering, illustration of jungle cat on cover, black lettering and small illustration on spine. Very light soiling; no bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 309 pages + 5 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. Clean illustrated jacket is unchipped, a few very tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Ken Ward and his younger brother Hal take a trip into the wilds of Mexico. 021572

Price: 20.00 USD
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Ken Ward in the Jungle, Grey, Zane
18 Ken Ward in the Jungle
Grey, Zane
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1940 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean unfaded red boards with ZG logo on cover, black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages are clean, but tanned. Clean endpapers with small previous owner name and date on front pastedown. No other marks. 309 pages. Clean bright illustrated dust jacket - no chips, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025289

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Lone Star Ranger, Grey, Zane
19 The Lone Star Ranger
Grey, Zane
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1915 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in clean bright original dust jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with previous owner name, date, and tiny paper fragment on front free endpaper. 373 pages. Clean jacket has shallow chipping to top and bottom spine edges and corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An adventurous story of the vast cattle reaches of Texas during the 1870's, a time of rustlers, gunfighters and outlaws. 022085

Price: 30.00 USD
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20 The Thundering Herd
Grey, Zane
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1925 First Hard Cover Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Mustard/brown cloth boards with illustrated cover is clean and bright, but back board has slight fading at top half due to superficial water mark (no warping or mildew). A few tiny spots of frayiing to bottom spine corners and edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Four illustrations (black & white plates). Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 400 pgs. 8vo. Western. 006840

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