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The Man Without A Shadow, Cabot, Oliver
1 The Man Without A Shadow
Cabot, Oliver
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1909 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean gray/green cloth boards with black title box on cover, black lettering on spine. Light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name name ink stamped on front free endpaper. 340 pgs. 009292

Price: 12.00 USD
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A Gentleman of Courage, Curwood, James Oliver
2 A Gentleman of Courage
Curwood, James Oliver
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1924 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in beautiful illustrated jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering and line border on cover, black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Robert W. Stewart. 342 pages. Clean dust jacket has small corner chips, slight wear to rear spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of love and adventure in the wilderness of Five Fingers, a French Canadian pioneer village on Lake Superior in the 1890's. 021389

Price: 22.00 USD
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Son of the Forests, Curwood, James Oliver
3 Son of the Forests
Curwood, James Oliver
New York Doubleday Doran 1930 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with green lettering and tree decoration on cover, green lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean decorated endpapers - very small previous owner return address label at top edge of front free endpaper. Copyright date 1930, with 1930 on title page, no additional printings listed, no statement of edition. 243 pages. An autobiography by James Oliver Curwood. 027420

Price: 20.00 USD
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Steele of the Royal Mounted, Curwood, James Oliver
4 Steele of the Royal Mounted
Curwood, James Oliver
New York A. L. Burt Photoplay Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Photoplay edition in clean bright original jacket. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 397 pp. Illustrated with scenes from the motion picture. Clean unchipped dustjacket has slight surface wear to two corner tips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A beautiful copy. 019388

Price: 40.00 USD
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Stories from Dickens, Dickens, Charles (J. Walker McSpadden, Editor)
5 Stories from Dickens
Dickens, Charles (J. Walker McSpadden, Editor)
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1924 Hardcover Very Good minus no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding. Very clean moss green cloth boards with darker green and gold decoration on cover and spine. (Signed binding - DD - Decorative Designers). This book received a bump and short closed tear to cloth at bottom rear board edge during shipment to us. Aside from this, it is a very clean book. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Twelve color illustrations. 382 pages. Includes stories from Oliver Twist, Little Dorrit, David Copperfield and more. 026915

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Gambolling with Galatea: A Bucolic Romance, Dunham, Curtis
6 Gambolling with Galatea: A Bucolic Romance
Dunham, Curtis
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1909 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Oliver Herford, Illustrator 
First edition with 1909 in Roman numerals on title page, "Published May 1909" on copyright page. Clean unfaded dark green cloth boards with clean unchipped paste-on illustration, white lettering, decorations around paste-on illustration (heads of various farm animals - cow, goat, dog, horse, pig, donkey). Stamped white lettering on spine has partially flaked off, but title still legible. No fraying or bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small embossed previous owner name at lower corner of front free endpaper. Frontis illustration in color with clean tissue guard by Oliver Herford, 5 additional color plates (all clean and fresh). 186 pp. 019916

Price: 15.00 USD
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Going Native, Gogarty, Oliver StJohn
7 Going Native
Gogarty, Oliver StJohn
New York Duell, Sloan & Pearce 1940 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. tasteful previous owner bookplate on front pastedown, very faint number 49 on front free endpaper--no other marks. 294 pgs. Author's entertaining writings on life in London. 008818

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Vicar of Wakefield, Goldsmith, Oliver
8 The Vicar of Wakefield
Goldsmith, Oliver
Chicago / New York Rand McNally 1900 Alpha Library Edition Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding. Clean dark blue cloth boards with shade lighter blue decoration with white flowers, white lettering on cover and spine (slight rubbing to lettering and white flower on spine). No fraying or wear to cloth. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no browning. No date of publication, circa 1900. Previous owner Christmas inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper and dated Xmas 1902. 312 pages. The classic novel is preceded by 31 pages about the author entitled, "Life of Goldsmith." 025276

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Vicar of Wakefield and other Writings, Goldsmith, Oliver
9 The Vicar of Wakefield and other Writings
Goldsmith, Oliver
New York Modern Library 1963 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 291. Toledano spine no. 10. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with blind-stamped hexagon torchrunner logo on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square. Pages and edges are clean. Clean Kent illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 580 pgs. with notes. Edited, with introduction and notes, by Frederick W. Hilles. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), has slight edge wear, 1/2" tear at base front flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018019

Price: 15.00 USD
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Free Men are Fighting - The Story of World War II, Gramling, Oliver and Associated Press Correspondents Around the World
10 Free Men are Fighting - The Story of World War II
Gramling, Oliver and Associated Press Correspondents Around the World
New York Farrar & Rinehart 1942 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with publisher's F/R device on copyright page), in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black 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. Clean black top-stained page edges. Illustrated with maps. 488 pages with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), has two short closed edge tears, tiny pin-head size nick to upper front fold edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021175

Price: 40.00 USD
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Mr. Rabbit at Home - A Sequel to Little Mr. Thimblefinger and his Queer Country, Harris, Joel Chandler
11 Mr. Rabbit at Home - A Sequel to Little Mr. Thimblefinger and his Queer Country
Harris, Joel Chandler
Boston/New York Houghton Mifflin 1897 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Jacket Oliver Herford, Illustrator 
Illustrated tan cloth boards with no bumping or wear. Boards are clean with brown and green illustration of lion and rabbit on cover, gold stamped lettering. Moderate foxing (faint brown spotting) to cloth on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean green endpapers with faint previous owner inscription (1915). Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. Illustrations throughout by Oliver Herford (drawings in black and white). 1897 on title page; "Copyright, 1895" on copyright page. 020368

Price: 75.00 USD
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Mr. Rabbit at Home - A Sequel to Little Mr. Thimblefinger and his Queer Country, Harris, Joel Chandler
12 Mr. Rabbit at Home - A Sequel to Little Mr. Thimblefinger and his Queer Country
Harris, Joel Chandler
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1923 later printing Hardcover Good no dust jacket Oliver Herford, Illustrator 
Later printing (1923) hardcover book. Yellow cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Light soiling to cloth. No fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Previous owner inscription in pencil (erasable) on front free endpaper. Illustrated by Oliver Herford. 304 pages. 028078

Price: 15.00 USD
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Seven Great American Poets, Hart, Beatrice
13 Seven Great American Poets
Hart, Beatrice
New York / Boston / Chicago Silver Burdett & Company 1901 First Hardcover Near Fine No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. Very clean green ribbed cloth boards with light green decoration and gold lettering on cover and spine. Hint of bumping to spine corners, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Preface by Beatrice Hart. Illustrated with photographic plates. Poetic works by William Cullen Bryant, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Edgar Allan Poe, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, John Greenleaf Whittier, Oliver Wendell Holmes, James Russell Lowell. 323 pages with index. 022113

Price: 50.00 USD
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Excuse it Please, Herford, Oliver
14 Excuse it Please
Herford, Oliver
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott 1929 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean original jacket. Decorated orange paper covered boards with purple cloth spine, unchipped clean paper title label on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Printed on quality glossy paper, with very nice black and white illustrations by the author throughout. 172 pages. Clean jacket is price clipped on front inside flap, has slight fading to spine and edges, tiny chips at top spine edge, short closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Comedic verse and illustrations by a famous humorist. 021677

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Last Leaf, Holmes, Oliver Wendell
15 The Last Leaf
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1895 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Jacket George Wharton Edwards, F. Hopkinson Smith 
Attractive decorated binding (gold and black decoration and lettering on white and gray cloth boards). No fraying or wear, slightest hint of light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with gilt top edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. MDCCCXCV on title page (1895). " Copyrighted by Houghton & Mifflin Co. 1885 and 1894" on copyright page. Illustrated by George Wharton Edwards and F. Hopkinson Smith. Preface letter by Oliver Wendell Holmes. 024013

Price: 60.00 USD
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The One Hoss Shay - With its Companion Poems How the Old Horse Won the Bet & The Broomstick Train, Holmes, Oliver Wendell
16 The One Hoss Shay - With its Companion Poems How the Old Horse Won the Bet & The Broomstick Train
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1893 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Howard Pyle, Illustrator 
Solid leather-bound book with MDCCCXCIII on title page (1893). Bound in suede leather boards with stamped brown lettering and decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Some wear-through to corner tips, spine corners, light wear to edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Clean green endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Liberally illustrated by Howard Pyle. Preface by Oliver Wendell Holmes. 80 pages. 025577

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Professor at the Breakfast Table with the Story of Iris, Holmes, Oliver Wendell
17 The Professor at the Breakfast Table with the Story of Iris
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1902 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding. Green cloth boards with gold stamped lettering and decoration on cover, gold lettering and decoration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Gilt top edges. Red ribbon page marker. Frontispiece illustration by Frank T. Merrill with clean tissue guard; additional full page illustrations. Decorative title page with red lettering. With an Introduction by Richard Burton. 333 pages with index. 026237

Price: 38.00 USD
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Pipers Hill - Memories of A Country Childhood, Holt, Oliver
18 Pipers Hill - Memories of A Country Childhood
Holt, Oliver
Marston House 1992 0951770020 / 9780951770023 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean blue endpapers with small previous owner name and date neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Illustrations by the author. 144 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Nature is, and always has been, Oliver Holt's inspiration, but, in a pressured world, it is his unique ability to stand back from his subject and distill the essence of experiences learned in youth, relearned in a changing world, and relived in maturity, which makes this a very special book. 027793

Price: 10.00 USD
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What the Scarecrow Said, Ikeda, Stewart David
19 What the Scarecrow Said
Ikeda, Stewart David
New York Harper Collins/Regan Books 1996 0-06-039164-2 / 9780060391645 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, signed by author. Clean gold boards with clean black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean bright endpapers with no names, writing or marks. Inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page: "To Oliver - Best of Luck with your own writing & teaching - Keep the Faith! - SDI" and then flat signed below author's name: "Stewart David Ikeda - Feb. 14, 1998 - Phoenix." 445 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Epic novel of a Japanese-American family that begins with the birth of its hero aboard the ship that brings his parents to the United States and ends in the aftermath of a great national shame: the internment of Americans of Japanese descent during World War II. 8vo. Fiction. 015858

Price: 30.00 USD
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Sparks Fly Upward, La Farge, Oliver
20 Sparks Fly Upward
La Farge, Oliver
Boston/New York Houghton Mifflin / Grosset & Dunlap 1931 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Published by Houghton Mifflin with 1931 on title page and copyright page, in a Grosset & Dunlap jacket. Clean red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with green top-stained page edges. Neatly penned previous owner name on front fixed endpaper. 322 pgs. Clean dustjacket has small shallow chips at spine corners and back panel top edge, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Pulitzer Prize winning Author's second book, the story of a soldier of fortune in Central America. 018966

Price: 25.00 USD
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