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The 100 Most Notable Cornellians, Kramnick, Isaac; Moore, R. Laurence; Altschuler, Glenn C.
1 The 100 Most Notable Cornellians
Kramnick, Isaac; Moore, R. Laurence; Altschuler, Glenn C.
Ithaca, NY Cornell Univ Press 2003 0801439582 / 9780801439582 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Very clean red cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 254 pp. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018234

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Listen, The Bells, Moore, Bertha B.
2 Listen, The Bells
Moore, Bertha B.
Grand Rapids, MI William B. Eerdmans 1941 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Light surface wear to edges, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date neatly penned on front free endpaper. 168 pp. In clean unclipped dustjacket (1.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of an heiress, an airplane hostess, an army chaplain and a pilot, and of how their separate lives were suddenly and unexpectedly drawn together. 019738

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The Triplets Go South, Moore, Bertha B.
3 The Triplets Go South
Moore, Bertha B.
Grand Rapids, Michigan Eerdmans Publishing Co. 1942 Third edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Third Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean unfaded maroon cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 86 pages. Clean nicely illustrated dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024287

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4 The Mangan Inheritance
Moore, Brian
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1979 0-374-20194-3 / 9780374201944 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. Clean blue endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 336 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 010674

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Winning Your Spurs, Moore, Elaine T.
5 Winning Your Spurs
Moore, Elaine T.
New York Bramhall House 1954 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Paul Brown, Illustrator 
Later printing in original dust jacket (illustrations in book and on jacket by Paul Brown). Very clean yellow cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. illustrated with drawings by legendary Paul Brown. 124 pages with index. Approx. size is 9" x 11". Clean dust jacket has a few edge nicks and short closed edge tears - nice photo of author going over a fence with a jumper on rear panel - enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025222

Price: 20.00 USD
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Confessions of a Young Man, Moore, George
6 Confessions of a Young Man
Moore, George
New York Modern Library / Boni & Liveright 1920 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Jacket 
Modern Library No. 016. Toledano binding no. 2. Dark green flexible faux leather boards with gold Modern Library/Boni & Liveright logo on cover, unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Clean Brodsky endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 227 pp. Introduction by Floyd Dell. 019253

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Ulick and Soracha, Moore, George
7 Ulick and Soracha
Moore, George
New York Boni and Liveright 1926 Signed Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Signed Limited Edition (This copy Number 72 of 1250 numbered and signed copies), in original dustjacket. Clean blue cloth boards with beige paper covered spine, clean unchipped beige paste-on spine label. A few tiny pin-head spots of wear to board edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Blue endpapers are clean, with very small previous owner name and date (10/22/26) on front fixed endpaper. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. 235 pages. Dustjacket has very shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges (max. 1/8" depth), slight darkening and some small spots of rubbing to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021417

Price: 125.00 USD
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The Many Ways of Seeing - An Introduction to the Pleasures of Art, Moore, Janet Gaylord
8 The Many Ways of Seeing - An Introduction to the Pleasures of Art
Moore, Janet Gaylord
Cleveland / New York World Publishing 1968 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Signed
First American Edition, first printing (full number line on last page) SIGNED by the author, in original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Signed by author on front free endpaper: "Janet Gaylord Moore". 143 pages. Clean dust jacket has small price clip at top corner of front inside flap, small chip at base of spine corner, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024001

Price: 100.00 USD
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The Waters Under the Earth, Moore, John
9 The Waters Under the Earth
Moore, John
Philadelphia - New York J.B. Lippincott & Co. 1965 Fourth Printing Hard Cover Very Good Near Fine Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine with royal blue title box. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Unfortunate 3- inch closed horizontal tear across rear blank free endpaper near bottom extending toward spine. 464 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Very slight edgewear to bottom spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A beautiful novel about the people of the English countryside. 8 Vo. Fiction. 014304

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Boys' Country Book, Moore, John (Editor)
10 The Boys' Country Book
Moore, John (Editor)
London Collins 1955 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket Shirley Hughes, Illustrator 
Clean first edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Red cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration on spine. No fraying or wear. Small spot of fading to one spine corner. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with neatly penned previous owner signature at top edge of front free endpaper. Edited by John Moore with wonderful drawings by Shirley Hughes. 352 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has large corner piece missing on rear panel, a fiew additions small corner chips and short closed edge tears. Wonderful articles by enthusiastic experts on camping, fishing, horseback touring, swimming, plant hunting, outdoor food, climbing, boating, tracking, shooting, natural history and so much more! 026640

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Crater of Fear, Moore, Patrick
11 Crater of Fear
Moore, Patrick
Irvington-on-Hudson, New York Harvey House, Inc. 1962 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
First U.S. Edition in clean illustrated dust jacket. Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean. Hinges are sound - no cracking. 156 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.95 on front inside flap), No. 335 at bottom of front inside flap; 3" closed tear at base of rear spine fold, extending horizontally onto spine; 1" additional closed edge tear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Book size approx. 5-1/4" x 7-1/2". 026229

Price: 200.00 USD
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Exploring the Night Sky with Binoculars, Moore, Patrick
12 Exploring the Night Sky with Binoculars
Moore, Patrick
Cambridge University Press 1986 0521307562 / 9780521307567 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unchipped dust jacket. Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 203 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This book describes how the owner of binoculars can use them for astronomical observation. A full description of the "binocular sky" is given, with details of all the most interesting objects. 026933

Price: 18.00 USD
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13 The Earth We Live On: The Story of Geological Discovery
Moore, Ruth
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1956 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition, with publisher's review slip laid in. Very clean unfaded maroon cloth boards with gold illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 416 pgs. + index. Illustrated with 46 photographs and 34 drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unfaded, with a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Geology. 016274

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Whole World, Stranger, Moore, Virginia
14 The Whole World, Stranger
Moore, Virginia
New York MacMillan 1957 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Printing, inscribed and SIGNED by the author on front free endpaper. Unfaded turquoise cloth boards with small decoration on cover, white and red lettering on spine. Hint of light surface wear to spine edges; no bumping, tears or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper by author: "Mary Grindell - Liz Winslow asked me to write in this for you. With warm greetings and best wishes, remembering you--for we met--Virginia Moore - March, 1960." 352 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped with publisher's price intact, has slight edge wear, short closed edge tears, rubbing to lower right corner of front panel. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The golden thread of this book is people and peoples, and the meaningful relations between them, all over the world. 8vo. Travel. 016318

Price: 35.00 USD
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15 Zero Anthology No. 8
Sartre - Marianne - Moore - Bowles - Cavafis - Vidal - Beckett (Edited By Themistocles Hoetis)
New York Zero Press 1956 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing, or marks. 239 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with mere hint of slightest edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A very clean solid book and dustjacket in collectible condition. 8vo. Short Stories. 010472

Price: 50.00 USD
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Wreck and Order: A Novel, Tennant-Moore, Hannah
16 Wreck and Order: A Novel
Tennant-Moore, Hannah
Hogarth 2016 1101903260 / 9781101903261 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean unfaded black boards with white 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. 292 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A stirring debut novel that, in mirroring one young woman's dizzying quest for answers, illuminates the important questions that drive us all. 026032

Price: 18.00 USD
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