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1 American Boy Sea Stories: Selected Stories from "The American Boy"

Garden City Doubleday Doran & Co. 1935 Hard Cover Very Good Fair Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking at hinges. No names, writing or bookplates inside. Pages are clean and bright, with a little discoloration to endpapers only. 390 pgs. Colorful dustjacket with scene of boat at sea on cover, but DJ has sizeable corner chips at two front corners and base of spine, small chips at rear corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Boys Fiction. 004131

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Aeschylus I; Aeschylus II (Two volumes), Aeschylus
2 Aeschylus I; Aeschylus II (Two volumes)
Aeschylus
New York Modern Library 1960 
Two volume set from the seven-volume Greek Tragedy series in Modern Library editions. Both in clean original dust jackets, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar covers. (There are a few instances of marginal notes or underlining by a previous owner in these volumes). Both are edited by David Grene and Richmond Lattimore. Descriptions follow: Aeschylus I - This is a first Modern Library edition with 393 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket, Toledano binding no 8. Clean light gray cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear; binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges, Kent style endpapers. Tiny name neatly printed on front free endpaper. 245 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, has a few short closed edge tears, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap. Aeschylus II - Clean blue cloth boards with blind-stamped hexagonal logo on cover, gold lettering on spine. Later printing. (Toledano binding no. 11). No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean Kent style endpapers. No names or bookplates. 147 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, does have small "vol. 2" neatly penned on lower spine. 025956

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3 The Fertile Crescent: Travels in the Footsteps of Ancient Science
Anderson, Clifford N.
New York Exposition Press 1968 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean yellow cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings, photographs and maps. 329 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with very light superficial rubbing to edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The golden era of intellectual advancement - from before the sixth century B.C. through the fourth century A.D. Contributions made by Mesopotamia, Greece and Egypt to the miracles of modern science. 8vo. Ancient History. 011388

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Selected Poetry of W. H. Auden - Chosen for this edition by the Author, Auden, W. H.
4 Selected Poetry of W. H. Auden - Chosen for this edition by the Author
Auden, W. H.
New York Modern Library 1959 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Modern Library Edition in original dust jacket. Modern Library No. 160. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean blue cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with dark blue top-stained upper page edges, clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 180 pages. Dust jacket is clean, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, some light surface rubbing. 385 titles listed on inverse of dust jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027465

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The Complete Novels of Jane Austen, Austen, Jane
5 The Complete Novels of Jane Austen
Austen, Jane
New York Modern Library 1945 Second Modern Library Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library Giant No. G58 in original illustrated dust jacket. Toledano binding no. G5. Clean green cloth boards with oval torchbearer logo on cover and spine, black title box with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges, blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Complete and Unabridged. 1364 pages. Attractive dust jacket illustrated by Paul Galdone is not price clipped (1.75 on front inside flap), has very light soiling, slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027522

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Selected Writings of Francis Bacon, Bacon, Francis
6 Selected Writings of Francis Bacon
Bacon, Francis
New York Modern Library 1963 Later printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 256 in clean unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 11. Clean maroon cloth boards with blind-stamped hexagon logo on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean Kent style endpapers; no names, writing or marks. With an Introduction and Notes by Hugh G. Dick. 604 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.45 on front inside flap), no edge chipping, tiny pinhead size hole on spine. Blank on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025573

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Our Father's War, Bacque, James
7 Our Father's War
Bacque, James
Toronto Exile Editions, Limited 2006 1550966359 / 9781550966350 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by author, in clean unchipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean blank endpapers. No previous owner names or bookplates. Signed on title page: "James Bacque". 631 pages. Clean bright beautiful dust jacket (cover design by Michael Callaghan) is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024655

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The Life of the Ancient East Being Some Chapters of the Romance of Modern Excavation, Baikie, Rev. James
8 The Life of the Ancient East Being Some Chapters of the Romance of Modern Excavation
Baikie, Rev. James
Chautauqua, NY The Chautauqua Press 1925 Chautauqua Home Reading Series Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket Illustrated 
Clean brown cloth boards with black border decoration and lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. Very light wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. Illustrations (photographic plates) throughout. Fold-out map in rear of book. 463 pgs. with index. 8vo. Archaeology. 007370

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Breaking Ground: A Century of Craft Art in Western New York, Barbara Lovenheim, Editor; Suzanne Ramljak and Paul J. Smith, Contributors
9 Breaking Ground: A Century of Craft Art in Western New York
Barbara Lovenheim, Editor; Suzanne Ramljak and Paul J. Smith, Contributors
Hudson Hills / University of Rochester Memorial Art Gallery 2010 1555953549 / 9781555953546 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Gorgeous book - gift quality. Approx. size 9-1/4" x 11-1/4". Clean pale gray hardcover book with stamped blind-stamped lettering on cover and spine, in color illustrated dust jacket in perfect condition. Full color illustrations throughout of fine art by superior craftsmen and women from Western New York from William Morris to the modern day artists working in glass, wood, metal and clay. As new condition. Dust jacket in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026851

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10 The Complete Modern Garden Herbal
Barlow, Robert O.
Emmaus, PA Organic Gardening 1945 Gardeners Book Club-Series 2-No. 1 Soft Cover Very Good+ Doris Clark, Illustrator 
Clean gray paper wraps with black lettering and small illustration on cover. Very slight age toning to edges. No chipping or tears. Pages are clean and bright. No names or marks. Illustrated. 94 pgs. 8vo. Herbs. 005972

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11 American Fiction 1920-1940
Beach, Joseph Warren
New York MacMillan 1941 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 371 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is corner clipped but price is intact, small bit of loss at top of spine, 1" closed edge tear, slight corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book covers the work (and the writers behind the work) of Hemingway, Faulkner, Wolfe, Erskine Caldwell, John Marquand, John Steinbeck and more. 8vo. Literature. 008669

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12 Whither Mankind: A Panorama of Modern Civilization
Beard, Charles A.
Longmans, Green & Co. 1928 First Hard Cover Very Good++ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean black ribbed cloth with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumped corners, cover lettering is bright, binding is tight & square with no cracking. P/O name inside front cover in pencil. Pages are clean. 408 pgs. 8vo. History. 004303

Price: 14.00 USD
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Military Elites, Beaumont, Roger A.
13 Military Elites
Beaumont, Roger A.
Indianapolis / New York Bobbs Merrill 1974 0-672-51977-1 / 9780672519772 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition, with stated "First Printing" on copyright page. Very clean unfaded olive green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean olive green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 251 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of Special Fighting Units in the Modern World, including Merrill's Marauders, Darby's Rangers, the French Foreign Legion, the Green Berets, The Commandos, and more. 017672

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Zuleika Dobson, Beerbohm, Max
14 Zuleika Dobson
Beerbohm, Max
New York Modern Library (Boni & Liveright) 1925 Early Printing Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Modern Library 116, early printing. Toledano binding no. 2. Brown faux leather flexible boards with gold Modern Library/BL logo on cover, gold lettering on spine. Small spot of wear-through to lower right spine corner. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Brodsky endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Introduction by Francis Hackett. 358 pages. 021955

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Zuleika Dobson, Beerbohm, Max
15 Zuleika Dobson
Beerbohm, Max
New York Modern Library 1963 Later printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 116 in jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Blue cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean Kent style endpapers, no names, writing or marks. Introduction by Francis Hackett. 358 pages. Dust jacket is price clipped at top corner of front inside flap, some chipping at spine edges, some age toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022403

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Zuleika Dobson, Beerbohm, Max
16 Zuleika Dobson
Beerbohm, Max
New York Modern Library 1929 Later printing Hardcover Very Good fair Jacket 
Modern Library No. 116 in unclipped dust jacket. Later printing of the fourth edition (1929). Blue cloth covered flexible boards with gold torchbearer on cover, gold lettering on spine with grapevine decoration at base of spine. Toledano binding no. 5. Narrow band of fading at top and bottom spine edges, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Blue-green Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Introduction by Francis Hackett. Clean pages and edges. 358 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (95 cents a copy on front inside flap), 1" inch chip at top of spine, some other shallow chips and nicks, light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027598

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New Native American Cuisine - Five-Star Recipes From The Chefs Of Arizona's Kai Restaurant, Betancourt, Marian; with Executive Chef Michael O'Dowd and Chef de Cuisine Jack Strong
17 New Native American Cuisine - Five-Star Recipes From The Chefs Of Arizona's Kai Restaurant
Betancourt, Marian; with Executive Chef Michael O'Dowd and Chef de Cuisine Jack Strong
Globe Pequot Press (Three Forks) 2009 0762748958 / 9780762748952 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, in dust jacket, SIGNED with Executive Chef's business card laid in. Boldly inscribed and signed on front free endpaper: "Cindy, Please enjoy our journ and what our culture is all about - 2010 - M." Pale lavender cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, very slight soiling to bottom board edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are strong. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with bright red endpapers. Illustrated with beautiful full color photographs of food, and the chefs! 136 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, has a couple of spots of soiling at bottom edge of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This book brings ancient cuisine into the modern spotlight with classical culinary techniques with more than 50 delectable recipes from Arizona's Kai Restaurant--the only Native American restaurant in the nation to have achieved AAA Five Diamond and Mobil Five Star status. 026092

Price: 22.00 USD
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The Making of Society, Bierstedt, Robert (Editor)
18 The Making of Society
Bierstedt, Robert (Editor)
New York Modern Library 1959 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 183 in unclipped jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Dark blue cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with top stained upper text block edges, clean Kent style endpapers. Small previous owner name neatly stamped inconspicuously on title page. Edited and with an Introduction by Robert Bierstedt. Revised Edition. 557 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), slight edge wear at top and bottom spine edges, no tears. 403 titles listed on verso of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027438

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Modern Daughters - Conversations with Various American Girls and One Man, Black, Alexander
19 Modern Daughters - Conversations with Various American Girls and One Man
Black, Alexander
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1899 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First Edition. Maroon cloth boards with decorative oval portrait in black and white on cover of a beautiful young woman, gold decoration; gold lettering on spine. Some fading to spine and upper board edges. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with gilt top edges. Silk endpapers, with tasteful previous owner bookplate at upper corner of front fixed endpaper, name and date (Dec. 25th, 1899) at top of front free endpaper. Frontis portrait of a second young girl with clean tissue guard.Designs and photographic illustrations by the author. 212 pages. 021823

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Blackstone's Modern Card Tricks, Blackstone, Harry
20 Blackstone's Modern Card Tricks
Blackstone, Harry
Garden City, NY Garden City Books 1958 New Revised Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
New Revised Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean black cloth boards with yellow lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings. 164 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The famous magician reveals his most popular and mystifying card tricks. 025458

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