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Captain Martha Mary, Abbott, Avery
1 Captain Martha Mary
Abbott, Avery
New York Century Co. 1912 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original jacket, decorated binding. "Published April 1912" on copyright page, 1912 on title page. Clean green cloth boards (decorated binding with yellow and brown sunflower decoration on cover). No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Beautifully penned brief previous owner inscription dated 1919 on front free endpaper. 211 pp. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. Original illustrated jacket has a few small chips, very light soiling, 1.00 net price on cover and spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019577

Price: 30.00 USD
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Ansel Adams: An Autobiography, Adams, Ansel  (with Mary Street Alinder)
2 Ansel Adams: An Autobiography
Adams, Ansel (with Mary Street Alinder)
Boston Little, Brown And Company 1986 0821215965 / 9780821215968 Third Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Beautiful as new book and dust jacket. Large book - approx. size: 9" x 11". Third printing of the first edition in clean unworn dust jacket. Red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine, blind-stamped signature on cover. Clean charcoal gray endpapers. No names, writing or marks. All pages and edges are clean and bright. Illustrated with beautiful Ansel Adams photos throughout (277 illustrations. 400 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket has no chipping or wear, no tears or clipping. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Gift quality. Completed just prior to his death in 1984, this is Adams' testament of a life of dedication, adventure, achievement, remarkable friendships, plainspoken wisdom, and a concern for man and nature. 026212

Price: 35.00 USD
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One Dry Season: In the Footsteps of Mary Kingsley, Alexander, Caroline
3 One Dry Season: In the Footsteps of Mary Kingsley
Alexander, Caroline
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1990 0-394-57455-9 / 9780394574554 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with clean green cloth spine with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 290 pgs. with bibliography. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no wear, no tears. As new book and dustjacket. Jacket enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Africa. 015274

Price: 15.00 USD
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4 A Kidnapped Colony
Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1903 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket E. M. Ashe, Illustrator 
First Edition. Light green cloth decorated boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Very light soiling. Binding is tight with slight lean. Nicely illustrated throughout by E. M. Ashe, frontis illustration with tissue guard. Pages are clean and bright. Previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 176 pgs. 003527

Price: 6.00 USD
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Bob and the Guides, Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman
5 Bob and the Guides
Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1906 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Margaret Armstrong Binding 
First Edition, with "Published March, 1906" on copyright page. Very clean dark green cloth boards with floral decorated cover and bright gilt lettering on cover and spine. (Margaret Armstrong decorated binding). Very slight hint of wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. Illustrated with black & white plates, frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. 351 pgs. 010581

Price: 40.00 USD
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6 The Marshal
Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman
Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1912 Hardcover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket Andre Costaigne, Illust. 
.Decorated binding - dark blue cover with gold lettering & gold sword. Very light soiling to cloth. Beautiful illustrations, pages and edges are clean. Binding is tight, no cracking. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Frontispiece with tissue guard. 423 pgs . 001141

Price: 6.00 USD
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Mary Mehan Awake, Armstrong, Jennifer
7 Mary Mehan Awake
Armstrong, Jennifer
Knopf 1997 0-679-88276-6 / 9780679882763 First Hardbound Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean photo image of bird on hard cover Stated First Edition. Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped 119 pgs. No names, writing or book plates. Pages and edges are clean and bright. . Sequel to, The Dreams of Mairhe Mehan. Gift QualityFirst Edition. 001107

Price: 10.00 USD
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Seasoned with Salt, Arny, Mary Travis
8 Seasoned with Salt
Arny, Mary Travis
Philadelphia Westminster Press 1959 First Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
Clean beige/gray cloth boards with small green illustration on cover, green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 230 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), has short closed edge tears, and light edge wear, hint of rubbing, two clear pieces of tape reinforcing corners of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of an American family in Montclair, NJ, whose rambling old house became home to family, and to assorted boarders ranging from defense workers to a brood of orphan owls. 018757

Price: 30.00 USD
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The World Within, Aswell, Mary Louise
9 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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The Tale of John Barleycorn: Or from Barley to Beer, Azarian, Mary
10 The Tale of John Barleycorn: Or from Barley to Beer
Azarian, Mary
David R. Godine Publisher 1982 0879234474 / 9780879234478 First Paperback Near Fine Signed
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by the author. Clean paperback, approximate size 9-1/2" x 10-1/2". No chipping, creasing or fading; very slight edge wear. Binding is tight, pages are clean. No previous owner names or marks. Signed by the author below her name on the title page: "Mary Azarian 1982". Beautifully illustrated with woodcuts by the author. 025859

Price: 50.00 USD
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America in Midpassage (2 Volumes Complete in slipcase), Beard, Charles A. & Mary R. Beard
11 America in Midpassage (2 Volumes Complete in slipcase)
Beard, Charles A. & Mary R. Beard
New York MacMillan 1939 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Slipcase Jacket Wilfred Jones, Illustrator 
Very clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Bindings are tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 977 pgs. total. Illustrated with drawings. Clean blue slipcase with unchipped paper label on spine; light wear to corners and edges of slipcase, starting to crack at top edge. 8vo. American History. 006836

Price: 18.00 USD
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Meet Me in St. Louis, Benson, Sally
12 Meet Me in St. Louis
Benson, Sally
New York Random House 1942 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Beautiful first edition, first printing (stated "First Printing" on copyright page), in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean dark blue and deep red cloth boards with narrow gold horizontal stripe on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading, fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Clean red top-stained upper page edges. 290 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), clean, a little surface wear at top and bottom spine ends, very small brown tape marks near bottom of rear panel, small surface scrape at top corner of rear inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Amazingly hard to find in this condition -- clean, unfaded, unmarked and solid in a highly presentable original dust jacket. Basis for the film of the same name (1944) starring Judy Garland, Mary Astor, and Margaret O'Brien. In the year before the 1904 St Louis World's Fair, the four Smith daughters learn lessons of life and love, even as they prepare for a reluctant move to New York. 024115

Price: 985.00 USD
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13 The Hungry Leopard
Borden, Mary
Longmans Green & Co. 1956 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean rust color cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Mere hint of superficial corner wear. No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 306 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very short closed edge tears, slight edgewear, small surface abrasion on lower right front corner (smaller than a dime). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 011433

Price: 20.00 USD
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Natural Philosophy of Cause and Chance - Being the Waynflete Lectures delivered in the College of St. Mary Magdalen, Oxford in Hilary Term 1948, Born, Max
14 Natural Philosophy of Cause and Chance - Being the Waynflete Lectures delivered in the College of St. Mary Magdalen, Oxford in Hilary Term 1948
Born, Max
London Oxford University at the Clarendon Press 1949 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First English Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 215 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 028198

Price: 75.00 USD
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How It Happened, Bosher, Kate Langley
15 How It Happened
Bosher, Kate Langley
New York Harper & Brothers 1914 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding. Green cloth boards with blind-stamped poinsettias and gold berries on cover, gold lettering on cover and spine. Very light surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small neatly penned previous owner name and date (Nov. 23, 1916) on front free endpaper. Illustrated with three black and white plates, including frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. 164 pages. A story set during the Christmas season, by the author of "Mary Cary." 021948

Price: 25.00 USD
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Mary Cary, Bosher, Kate Langley
16 Mary Cary
Bosher, Kate Langley
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1910 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in original dust jacket. Clean decorated American trade binding - gray cloth boards with darker gray and red decoration on cover and spine. a few tiny holes to cloth at rear spine edge. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with brief, beautifully penned inscription on front free endpaper. Color frontispiece illustration by Frances Rogers with clean tissue guard. 168 pages. Illustrated dust jacket has two long closed tears, wear at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027682

Price: 12.00 USD
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Mary Cary, Bosher, Kate Langley
17 Mary Cary
Bosher, Kate Langley
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1910 Reprint Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in clean original jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with small illustration and red lettering on cover and spine. Hint of slightest surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 168 pgs. Color frontis illustration. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, a few very tiny rubs on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of an orphaned girl and her wonderful adventures. 016776

Price: 15.00 USD
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An American Family on the African Frontier: The Burnham Family Letters, 1893-1896, Bradford, Mary and Richard
18 An American Family on the African Frontier: The Burnham Family Letters, 1893-1896
Bradford, Mary and Richard
Roberts Rinehart 1993 1-879373-66-1 / 9781879373662 Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Small remainder mark on bottom page edges. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007798

Price: 14.00 USD
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For Love of Mary Ellen, Brainerd, Eleanor Hoyt
19 For Love of Mary Ellen
Brainerd, Eleanor Hoyt
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1912 First Hardcover Very Good++ No Dust jacket Rose Cecil O'Neill, Illustrator 
First Edition, with MCMXII (1912) on title page and "Published September, 1912" on copyright page. Lovely copy of this book illustrated with drawings by Rose Cecil O'Neill. Olive-tan cloth boards with tiniest bit of surface wear to spine corners (no fraying), unfaded, with clean pages and edges. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard, 3 additional black and white plates, decorated pages. Neatly penned inscription on front free endpaper with tasteful privately printed bookplate of Agnes Remington on front fixed endpaper. 020238

Price: 60.00 USD
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20 Life with My Mary
Breig, Joseph A.
Milwaukee Bruce Publishing Co. 1955 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Light blue-gray cloth boards with blue title box on spine. No fraying or wear, tiny bump to one corner tip. Faintest ringstain to front cover (barely visible). Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Small remnant of return address label at top corner of front free endpaper. Dust jacket is quite clean except for faint ring stain to front panel, not price clipped, has small edge chips and closed crooked tear to lower spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Humor. 014632

Price: 10.00 USD
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