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My War With Japan, Alcott, Carroll
1 My War With Japan
Alcott, Carroll
New York Henry Holt 1943 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by author, in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with burgundy lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Signed on front free endpaper by author: "Faithfully - Carroll Alcott - June 1943." Very small previous owner last name at top edge of front free endpaper. 368 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), has fading to spine, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. American newsman and radio broadcaster in the Far East, Carroll Alcott conducted a fierce one-man war against the Rising Sun for fifteen years. This book is what he knew about the Japanese enemy at the time. 023497

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Hollywood and LeVine, Andrew Bergman
2 Hollywood and LeVine
Andrew Bergman
New York Holt, Rinehart And Winston 1975 0030138167 / 9780030138164 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean red boards with white cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 216 pages. Illustrated jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, one tiny closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026732

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Duke of Puddle Dock: Travels in the Footsteps of Stamford Raffles, Barley, Nigel
3 The Duke of Puddle Dock: Travels in the Footsteps of Stamford Raffles
Barley, Nigel
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1991 0-8050-1968-5 / 9780805019681 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean orange boards with beige cloth spine, brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 276 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with one tiny edge tear (1/16"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Tracing the travels of Sir Stamford Raffles, colonial adventurer of the British Empire era. 8 vo.. Adventure. 011072

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The Unbreakable Code (The Book Scavenger series), Bertman, Jennifer Chambliss
4 The Unbreakable Code (The Book Scavenger series)
Bertman, Jennifer Chambliss
New York Henry Holt And Company 2017 1627791167 / 9781627791168 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (first printing, with full number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition except for small remainder mark to upper text block edge (black dot). Very clean turquoise boards with gold decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 353 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A wonderful biblio-mystery for young people involving a trail of encrypted messages in books by Mark Twain that uncover a trail of arson. 026863

Price: 14.00 USD
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Mama's Way, Bjorn, Thyra Ferre
5 Mama's Way
Bjorn, Thyra Ferre
New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1962 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Very clean brown cloth boards with golden brown cloth spine, red lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, very slight bump to one corner. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper. No other marks. 214 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, slight wear at corner tips and spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Nice clean book & dustjacket, signed by author -- gift quality. 8vo. Scandinavia. 011589

Price: 30.00 USD
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6 The Home Has a Heart
Bjorn, Thyra Ferre
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1968 03-068060-3 Second Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean pink boards with small heart on cover, black lettering and silver decoration on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean. Very small P/O label at inside edge of front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, has two small closed tears (under 1/2"). Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Sweden. 005346

Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Lady of Roanoke
Bothwell, Jean
New York Holt Rinehart Winston 1965 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean brown boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean blue endpapers. 255 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, price clipped, with one small spot of surface wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Historical Fiction. 010437

Price: 20.00 USD
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Lion Among Roses: A Memoir of Finland, Bradley, David
8 Lion Among Roses: A Memoir of Finland
Bradley, David
New York Holt Rinehart Winston 1965 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by author, in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean black cloth boards with orange and pink decoration on cover, orange lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers (illustrated with maps). Inscribed and Signed by author on title page: "To Bill Green - How to write is mainly a problem of what you've got to say - Good Luck - David Bradley - 1965". 278 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1" closed tear at top front panel edge near spine, tiny chip at base spine corner (smaller than a pea). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author shares his absorbing discoveries of the fascinating and isolated land of Finland. 014065

Price: 75.00 USD
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9 Mainstream Psychology: A Critique
Braginsky and Braginsky
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1974 0-03-085003-7 / 9780030850035 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean. No names or bookplates. 206 pgs. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Psychology. 005461

Price: 12.00 USD
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This Heart, This Hunter, Burnett, Hallie Southgate
10 This Heart, This Hunter
Burnett, Hallie Southgate
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1953 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean decorated boards with clean light gray cloth spine, pink lettering on spine. Mere hint of slightest surface wear to bottom board edges, no fading, no bumping, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 310 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight wear, small closed edge tears at top and bottom spine edge, very faint soiling. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel about the first year of marriage and the protaganist's coming of age against the backdrop of the South and the activities of the KKK. 8vo. Fiction. 015865

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Forest - A Dramatic Portrait of Life in the American Wild, Caras, Roger
11 The Forest - A Dramatic Portrait of Life in the American Wild
Caras, Roger
New York Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1979 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Beige boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, brown cloth spine with green metallic letytering. No fraying or wear, binding is tight and square. Small previous owner note on half-title page. Dust speckling to text-block edges. Beautifully illustrated by Norman Arlott. 179 pages. Clean dust jacket is not chipped, not price clipped, has several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. During a golden eagle's 3-week stay in a North American forest, we witnesws the parade of mortality in her evergreen stand: the insect wars, the magical processes of photosynthesis and pheremones, the layers of microscopic life from the forest's upper stories to the cryptozoa below ground; the struggles of bear, weasel, mountain lion, bobcat, snakes and other species to maintain their continuity. 026858

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The Fearless Family, Christensen, Gardell Dano
12 The Fearless Family
Christensen, Gardell Dano
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1955 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition (stated) in original dust jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with small black illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No previous owner markings. Written and illustrated by Gardell Dano Christensen. 160 pages. Jacket is quite clean, has a few very shallow edge chips (1/8" or less), a few tiny closed edge tears; price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book of wonderful stories about a weasel family accompanied by charming black and white illustrations. 022676

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Genesee (Rivers of America Series), Clune, Henry W.
13 The Genesee (Rivers of America Series)
Clune, Henry W.
Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1963 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Douglas Gorsline, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with blue title box, silver lettering on spine, blind-stamped R of A (Rivers of America) logo on cover. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks - slight browning to endpapers. Illustrated by Douglas Gorsline. 338 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has some wear to edges and folds, small chips at spine corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026615

Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Mr. Lincoln's Wife
Colver, Anne
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1972 Third Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with white and black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square. Pages and edges are bright and clean. No names or bookplates inside. 363 pgs. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, has no chips, just a hint of edgewear at top and bottom of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 004759

Price: 10.00 USD
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Soaring Where Hawks and Eagles Fly, Coombs, Charles
15 Soaring Where Hawks and Eagles Fly
Coombs, Charles
New York Henry Holt 1988 0805004963 / 9780805004960 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Printing of the first edition in clean bright dust jacket. Very clean sky blue boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 118 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, small price clip at top corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027226

Price: 15.00 USD
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Amazon Head-Hunters, Cotlow, Lewis
16 Amazon Head-Hunters
Cotlow, Lewis
New York Henry Holt & Company 1953 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Later printing, association copy, inscribed and SIGNED by the author, in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean rose paper-covered boards with blue cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper: "To my fellow explorer Allan R. Holmberg with high esteem and sincere best wishes for continued success on your Peruvian humanitarian project. - Lewis Cotlow (Christmas 1957)." Laid in is a four page review of the book with photographs by the San Francisco Chronicle, The Saturday Review, and the New York Herald Tribune. Book is illustrated with black and white photographs by the author, maps. 245 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped, has small v-shaped chip at top front panel edge, slight wear at top spine edge. Photo of author with an Indian of the Mato Grosso on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of Cotlow's journeys and adventures in his quest to learn as much as he could abou the Jivaro head-hunters and other primitive tribes of South America, and to make a film about their lives. 024544

Price: 60.00 USD
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The Croaker, Creasey, John
17 The Croaker
Creasey, John
New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1973 0030013615 / 9780030013614 Reissue Book Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean red boards with blind-stamped author initials on front board, clean black spine with white lettering. No bumping or wear. binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 200 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A reissue of the first Patrick Dawlish suspense novel, which provides an introduction that desribes the development of the Patrick Dawlish books and a retrospective assessment of the vitality and other qualities necessary to sustain a successful detective series over more than three decades. 018613

Price: 15.00 USD
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18 A Life for a Death
Creasey, John (as Gordon Ashe)
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1973 0-03-007556-4 / 9780030075568 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean pale yellow boards with brown cloth spine, darker brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 185 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mystery. 009782

Price: 10.00 USD
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19 Murder with Mushrooms
Creasey, John (as Gordon Ashe)
Holt Rinehart Winston 1974 0-03-011156-0 / 9780030111563 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean bright green boards with pale gray cloth spine, green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates; faint shadow on front fixed endpaper where bookstore label was affixed (size of postage stamp). 154 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mystery. 010291

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Big Call, Creasey, John (as Gordon Ashe)
20 The Big Call
Creasey, John (as Gordon Ashe)
New York Holt Rinehart Winston 1975 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue boards with white cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 184 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, no tears, hint of slightest edgewear at top corner of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mystery. 011770

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