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Ode to the Sea and Other Poems, Baker, Howard
1 Ode to the Sea and Other Poems
Baker, Howard
Denver Alan Swallow 1966 First Hard Cover Near Fine Good Jacket 
First Edition. Clean unfaded light green cloth boards with darker green lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, with very slight offset browning from dustjacket. Endpapers intact; no names, writing or marks. 77 pgs. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, has edge chipping and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Approx. 6" x 9". Poetry. 017375

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Ne'er-do-well, Beach, Rex
2 The Ne'er-do-well
Beach, Rex
New York Harper & Brothers 1911 First Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
Very clean blue cloth boards with clean bright paste-on color illustration on cover (unchipped). Gilt lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 402 pgs. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard, other illustrations throughout. Nice clean solid book. 8vo. Novel. 006142

Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Swing Shift
Brier, Howard M.
New York Random House 1943 First Hard Cover Good Very Good Jacket S. Levenson, Illustrator 
Light blue cloth boards with red lettering on cover, red title box, blue lettering on spine. Some discoloration to front board. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. No names, writing or bookplates. 265 pgs. Dustjacket is clean and bright with some browning at lower edge of inside front flap. Not price clipped. A few small edge and corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A mystery novel written for young people. Scarce book. 008275

Price: 20.00 USD
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Valley of Gold, Cartwright, A. P.
4 Valley of Gold
Cartwright, A. P.
Capetown Howard Timmins 1961 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean yellow cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Map & decoration on endpapers. Some glue residue to endpapers (1961 "The Natal Daily News" newspaper articles on South African gold mining enclosed -- had been glued in by edges but are now enclosed loose). 194 pgs. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has some small edge & corner chips, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Africa. 008124

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5 The Maid-at-arms
Chambers, Robert W.
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1902 First Hard Cover Good No Dustjacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illust. 
Decorated olive green boards with lighter green floral design, gold lettering on cover and spine. Wear to corners, fraying at bottom spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Neatly penned P/O name on front free and fixed endpapers. Illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy. 343 pgs. 006616

Price: 5.00 USD
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The Outlaw Trail, Cole, Jackson
6 The Outlaw Trail
Cole, Jackson
New York G. Howard Watt 1935 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Bright orange cloth boards with black stamped lettering on cover and spine. Very clean except for small faint ring stain to cover (barely visible), slightest hint of fading to spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean red top-stained page edges. Neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper, no other marks. 255 pgs. 8vo. Western. 016125

Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Hunter's Half-Moon
Cornwall, Ian
New York Coward McCann 1969 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket Marjorie Maitland Howard, Illustrator 
Very clean illustrated boards with white 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. Nicely illustrated with drawings and maps. 158 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slightest hint of wear at top and bottom of spine. Enclosed in new mylar cover. A story of prehistoric civilization for young people, written by an archaeologist. 8vo. Children's. 009454

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We Three - A Tale of the Erie Canal, Cotton, Howard Preble
8 We Three - A Tale of the Erie Canal
Cotton, Howard Preble
Boston, Massachusetts C. M. Clark Publishing Company 1910 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition. Clean gray cloth boards with clean unworn paste-on illustration on cover, black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Endpapers have small four-digit number stamped near top of front free endpaper - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrations by R. I. Conklin. 297 pages. Scarce book based on life on the Erie Canal. 026359

Price: 125.00 USD
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First Lessons in Beekeeping, Dadant, C. P.
9 First Lessons in Beekeeping
Dadant, C. P.
New York Scribner 1980 0684167476 / 9780684167473 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Charles Scribner's Sons Edition (so stated) - Revised and rewritten by M. G. Dadant, J. C. Dadant, Dr. G. H. Cale, Jr., and Howard Veatch. Very clean as new book and dust jacket. Charcoal gray boards with silver lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 127 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, no wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026252

Price: 25.00 USD
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Lost Rights - The Misadventures of a Stolen American Relic, David, Howard
10 Lost Rights - The Misadventures of a Stolen American Relic
David, Howard
New York Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009 0618826076 / 9780618826070 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Clean mustard yellow boards with deep orange spine, gold 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. 344 pages. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (26.00 on front inside flap). True Crime - The epic story of a stolen American Document, one of the fourteen original copies of the Bill of Rights. Lost Rights follows that document's passage over the course of 138 years , from the Indiana businessman who purcheses the looted parchment for five dollars, to a folk art expert who stows the iconic document under his bed, to a little-known historian who divines the parchment's most important secret from a feded, barely legible notation. The journey ends with a dramatic FBI sting after the document was put up for sale for five million dollars. 022037

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The Early Cave-Men, Dopp, Katharine E.
11 The Early Cave-Men
Dopp, Katharine E.
Chicago - New York Rand McNally 1928 later edition Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Howard V. Brown, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding - signed binding (TBH - Theodore Brown Hapgood). Beige cloth boards with dark green decoration on cover, dark green lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Very light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; small previous owner name and address neatly stamped on front free endpaper. Black and white illustrations throughout by Howard V. Brown. Preface by the author. 183 pages. Second book in a series - a children's book on the history of the early progress of man. 022391

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Beggars' King, Emmons, Howard C.
12 Beggars' King
Emmons, Howard C.
Wheaton, IL Van Kampen Press 1952 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Very faint watermark at lower front board corner. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. SIGNED BY AUTHOR and inscribed to his son and daughter: "With love to Bob & Alice Jean - Your Dad, Howard C. Emmons". 240 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very shallow edge chipping at top and bottom of spine and tiny chip to corner tip, small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story takes place during the time of Christ. It features Leah, a crippled beggar girl whose crippled father sits daily at the Beautiful Gate begging alms. Into her hectic life comes Rachel, a young woman about Leah's age, of the ruling class. There's a plot afoot with a strong nationalistic objective, which briefly envelops Leah. An intensely absorbing narrative, with a surprise ending. 8vo. Christian Fiction. 011810

Price: 40.00 USD
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13 An Independent Woman
Fast, Howard
Harcourt Brace 1997 0-15-100271-1 / 9780151002719 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean pale green boards with clean darker green spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 340 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The conclusion to the bestselling immigrants saga. 8vo. Fiction. 003012

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The Hunter and The Trap, Fast, Howard
14 The Hunter and The Trap
Fast, Howard
New York Dial Press 1968 Third Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Third printing in original unclipped jacket. Clean boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Hint of fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 215 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (4.50 on front inside flap), Light surface rubbing and a few short closed edge tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. On a huge, isolated reserve which is the setting of "The Trap", a group of dedicated scientists with vast government support created a controlled environment divorced from the errors and sins of our culture, where superior children can be reared to become super people, where children develop the ability to read minds, project thought, and thus alter not only their own artificial environment but the lives of the citizens "outside." 023223

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Story of Lola Gregg, Fast, Howard
15 The Story of Lola Gregg
Fast, Howard
New York The Blue Heron Press 1956 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Printing in unclipped dust jacket. Clean sky blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square. Pages, edges, and endpapers are bright and clean; no writing or marks. Very light surface wear to top/base of spine. 219 pgs. Clean, slightly age-toned dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight browning to spine, some very tiny closed edge tears, very shallow chipping to top of spine. Biography of author on rear inner panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 014477

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Unvanquished, Fast, Howard
16 The Unvanquished
Fast, Howard
The World Publishing Co. 1942 First Hard Cover Good Very Good Jacket 
First Tower Books Edition (so stated) in illustrated dust jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with black title box on cover and spine. No bumping, but there is a small tear to cloth at top of spine (1/3"). Binding is tight & crisp, pages are tanned. Very small return address label at inside edge of front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket has small closed tear at top of spine, age-toning to spine. Enclosed in new mylar cover. Distinguished and powerful historical novel about George Washington. 005253

Price: 10.00 USD
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17 Citrus Diseases and Their Control
Fawcett, Howard S.
New York McGraw Hill 1926 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket With Illustrations, Photographs, and Diagrams 
Clean brown cloth boards with gilt lettering in dark brown title box on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Previous owner's name penned on sticker at top edge of front fixed endpaper. Pages are clean and bright; no writing or marks. Many illustrations, photographs and diagrams. 582 pgs. with index. 8 Vo. Horticulture. 014884

Price: 20.00 USD
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Wanted - A Chaperon, Ford, Paul Leicester
18 Wanted - A Chaperon
Ford, Paul Leicester
New York Dodd Mead 1902 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
First Edition, published October, 1902. Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram MA - Margaret Armstrong). Clean lavender-blue ribbed cloth boards with white and blue decoration and white lettering 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. Six full color illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy with clean printed tissue guards. Every page has beautiful color decorated margins. A collectible quality first edition. 023127

Price: 95.00 USD
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Wanted - A Chaperon, Ford, Paul Leicester
19 Wanted - A Chaperon
Ford, Paul Leicester
New York Dodd Mead 1902 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
Lovely First Edition, Published October, 1902. Clean decorated American trade binding (signed binding - MA - Margaret Armstrong). Clean blue ribbed cloth boards with green and white floral illustration on cover and spine, white lettering on cover and spine. No wear to lettering or decoration. No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date neatly penned on front free endpaper - no other marks. Beautifully illustrated by Howard Chandler Christy with page decorations throughout by Margaret Armstrong. 111 pages. 023013

Price: 80.00 USD
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Wanted - A Matchmaker, Ford, Paul Leicester
20 Wanted - A Matchmaker
Ford, Paul Leicester
New York Dodd Mead 1901 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram MA - Margaret Armstrong). Clean green cloth boards with darker and lighter green, red, and white mistletoe and holly decoration on cover and spine, bright gold lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spots of wear to cloth at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Brief Christmas inscription from 1901 neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy, including frontis illustration with printed tissue guard. Page decorations throughout by Margaret Armstrong. Early printing - 1901 on title page, copyright 1900 by Dodd Mead & Company on copyright page. 023014

Price: 30.00 USD
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