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Nur Mahal, Lamb, Harold
1 Nur Mahal
Lamb, Harold
New York Doubleday Doran 1935 Later printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean solid book in illustrated dust jacket. Clean burgundy cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading or fraying, very small bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with illustrated endpapers (small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper). Nine black and white illustrations. 325 pages. Clean illustrated dust jacket has slight edge wear, a few very small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Novelized true account of two great Asiatic lovers, Jahangir, despot ofthe richest court in the world and Nur Mahal, the beautiful Persian girl who ruled his empire for him. By the author of "Tamerlane" and "Genghis Khan". 027624

Price: 18.00 USD
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2 Lands Away
Marlatt, Earl
Abingdon Cokesbury First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition presentation copy in original jacket - inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR. in original jacket with new archival quality mylar cover. Clean and tight dark blue cloth book. Wartime publication - no date stated.Inscribed: "For Glen Lamb, my friend and "Laughing fellow-rover" in Lands Away. Cheerio and Happy Journeying, Earl Marlatt". 179 pgs. Bright dustjacket with small closed tear near top of spine, clean and not price clipped. A book of essays on spiritual values in literature and reminiscences of notable authors. Earl Marlatt was a theologian and poet His work appeared in Poetry Magazine. Many of his papers are held at DePauw University. 002841

Price: 25.00 USD
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Bachelor Ballads - Being Certain of the Masterpieces of Verse; Wherein is Set Forth the Sentiment of Good-Fellowship, McManus, Blanche
3 Bachelor Ballads - Being Certain of the Masterpieces of Verse; Wherein is Set Forth the Sentiment of Good-Fellowship
McManus, Blanche
Philadelphia David McKay 1898 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding; first thus by David McKay (originally copyright 1898 by New Amsterdam Book Company). Unfaded green ribbed cloth boards with cover decoration (gentleman dressed for riding in red coat, black boots and riding crop in hand) black letttering with pipe, book and horn decoration, red line border, red lettering of words "old wine - old books - old friends". Black lettering and decoration on spine. Pages and edges are clean. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, no foxing; neatly penned previous owner name and date neatly penned on half title page. 29 poems, ballads and drinking songs, written for men's enjoyment, with brown pen & ink drawings. 159 pages. Includes "The Angler's Wish" by Izaak Walton, "Drinking Song", by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, "A Farewell to Tobacco", by Charles Lamb, "A Wet Sheet and a Flowing Sea" by Allan Cunningham, and many more. 022759

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Navigator, Mcnamee, Eoin
4 The Navigator
Mcnamee, Eoin
New York Wendy Lamb Books 2007 0375839100 / 9780375839108 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unchipped dustjacket. Clean blue boards with dark blue spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Tiny dot on base of text block page edges. 342 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023913

Price: 10.00 USD
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Tales from Shakespeare, Shakespeare, William (Charles and Mary Lamb)
5 Tales from Shakespeare
Shakespeare, William (Charles and Mary Lamb)
Chicago and New York Rand McNally 1920 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram "S" in a box - F. Berkeley Smith). Green cloth boards with brown, white, black and green fairy and mushroom design on cover in a wooded scene with a rising moon. Red lettering on cover and spine, decorated spine. Spots of wear to spine ends and corners. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with very neatly penned previous owner name and address on front free endpaper. Color and black and white illustrations. Preface by Charles and Mary Lamb. 350 pages. 026600

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Fort in the Wilderness, Strobeck, Katherine M.
6 The Fort in the Wilderness
Strobeck, Katherine M.
Sylvan Beach, NY North Country Books 1978 0-932052-16-9 / 9780932052162 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Printing, SIGNED by author, in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean illustrated endpapers (detailed diagram of Fort Stanwix). No previous owner markings. Signed on title page by author: "Katherine M. Strobeck". Illustrated by Emerson Lamb. 83 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), has very light soiling, two short closed edge tears, no chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fascinating book written for children, but many adults will be unable to put it down. A story of true adventure, based on Mohawk Valley, New York history and the Oriskany-Fort Stanwix campaign in 1777. 026877

Price: 30.00 USD
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