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The Goliath Scheme (A Red badge novel of suspense), Arden, William
1 The Goliath Scheme (A Red badge novel of suspense)
Arden, William
New York Dodd, Mead 1971 0396062873 / 9780396062875 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fading or soiling, small bump to one lower corner. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Book store name and address ink-stamped on front free endpaper, otherwise pages and edges are clean. A Red Badge Novel of Suspense - A Kane Jackson novel. 188 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped, has light rubbing, chip at top spine edge (size of half a nickel), slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A company president fighting to save a fortune, a beautiful young wife with an unknown past, a scientist from behind the Iron Curtain--these were three of the people who had a special interest in the missing document Kane Jackson, industrial spy, had been hired to find. 028492

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An Unlikely Journey - Waking Up from My American Dream, Castro, Julian
2 An Unlikely Journey - Waking Up from My American Dream
Castro, Julian
New York Little, Brown & Co. 2018 0316252166 / 9780316252164 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded black boards with unchipped metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with full color photographs. 225 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, has one very short closed edge tear, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A candid memoir by Julian Castro, former Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development and Mayor of San Antonio, as well as candidate for President of the United States. 027776

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The President is Missing, Clinton, Bill and James Patterson
3 The President is Missing
Clinton, Bill and James Patterson
New York Little, Brown & Co. / Alfred A. Knopf 2018 0316412694 / 9780316412698 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (first printing, with full number line beginning with "1") in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean blue endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 513 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A gripping and surprising thriller with details only a former president could know... 028228

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Tough Sod, Eastman, E. R.
4 Tough Sod
Eastman, E. R.
Ithaca, NY American Agriculturist 1944 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Printing (stated) in clean original dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering and small illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Very brief previous owner inscription dated 1944 neatly penned on front free endpaper. No other marks. 246 pages. Dust jacket is clean, with very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of farm life and country philosophy, romance and conflict, by the one-time President and Editor of "American Agriculturist." 023962

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The Roosevelt MacArthur Conflict, Eyre, James K. Jr.
5 The Roosevelt MacArthur Conflict
Eyre, James K. Jr.
Chambersburg, PA The Craft Press, Inc. 1950 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, SIGNED and dated by author. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers with no names, writing or marks. Signed by author: "James K. Eyre, Jr. - Nov. 15, 1951" on title page. No other marks. 234 pgs. Review of the book enclosed (University of Michigan Quarterly Review). Clean dustjacket has shallow chipping at top spine edge, long closed tear at front flap fold, corner price clip at top of front inside flap. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Written during the Korean War, this book reveals the history-making conflict between MacArthur and President Franklin Roosevelt during the early days of World War II to Roosevelt's death in 1945. 8vo. History. 016263

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Around the Capital with Uncle Hank - Recorded Together with Many Pictures, Fleming, Thomas
6 Around the Capital with Uncle Hank - Recorded Together with Many Pictures
Fleming, Thomas
New York The Nutshell Publishing Co. 1902 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Brown pebbled cloth boards with decorated binding (silver capital building and lettering on cover, silver lettering and small decoration on spine). Nice, solid book. Clean, with some fading to front board right edge, faint moisture stain to rear outer board edge. A few tiny spots of wear at top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, with decorated front fixed endpaper. Illustrated with hundreds of excellent drawings by the author, including sketch from life of President Theodore Roosevelt, and comical sketches and cartoons of many other politicians and scenes of the era. 316 pages. 021592

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Mr. Kennedy and the Negroes, Golden, Harry
7 Mr. Kennedy and the Negroes
Golden, Harry
Cleveland and New York World Publishing 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original jacket. Clean red cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 319 pgs. with index. Frontis photo of John F. Kennedy at the White House with Martin Luther King and other civil rights leaders on August 28, 1963. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, price clip at top corner of front inside flap. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A serious analysis of the entire move toward civil rights for African Americans in the United States and an in-depth study of President John F. Kennedy's commitment to that social revolution. 018700

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8 Trying to Save Piggy Sneed
Irving, John
New York Arcade 1996 1-55970-323-7 / 9781559703239 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean pink boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean crisp dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new mylar cover. A dozen short works by John Irving, beginning with three memoirs (including an account of Mr. Irving's dinner at the White House with President Reagan). Fiction. 005828

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9 The American President
Kunhardt, Philp B. Jr.; Philip B. Kunhardt III;; Peter W. Kunhardt
New York Riverhead Books 1999 0-965-30431-0 / 9780965304313 Second Printing Soft Cover Very Good+ 
Clean softcover book with just a hint of edgewear, no curling or creasing. Binding tight, pages clean. P/O name on half-title page. 481 pgs. Illustrated with color and black & white photographs. 9" x 10-3/4". History. WARD01707

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10 The Assassination Chain
Leek, Sybil and Bert R. Sugar
New York Corwin Books 1976 0-498-01982-9 / 9780498019821 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean red boards with gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 342 pgs. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, with minor edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book that goes into the whats, the whys, the wheres of the assassinations of President John F. Kennedy and those that followed. 8vo. Crime. 005060

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The President - A Novel, Lewis, Alfred Henry
11 The President - A Novel
Lewis, Alfred Henry
New York A. S. Barnes & Company 1904 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Jacket 
First Edition, with MDCCCCIV on title page, Copyright 1904 and "September" on copyright page. Signed binding (AH - Alberta Hall). Clean black ribbed cloth boards with gold and white decoration on cover, gold lettering on cover and spine. Tiny bump to front board outside edge, tiny spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 514 pp. Illustrated with eight sepia plates. 020523

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The Red City: A Novel of the Second Administration of President Washington, Mitchell, S. Weir
12 The Red City: A Novel of the Second Administration of President Washington
Mitchell, S. Weir
New York The Century Co. 1908 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Arthur I. Keller, Illustrator 
Clean gold cloth boards with color illustration on cover, black lettering on cover, black lettering and decoration on spine. Slightest hint of corner wear, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Frontis illustration plus 9 additional plates by Arthur I. Keller. Published October, 1908 on copyright page. 421 pgs. 8vo. Historical Fiction. 013499

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Live from the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad--35 Years in the World's War Zones, Peter Arnett
13 Live from the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad--35 Years in the World's War Zones
Peter Arnett
New York Simon & Schuster 1994 0671755862 / 9780671755867 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED and inscribed by the author (perhaps the greatest war correspondent of all time) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue boards with blue cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Patricia and Frank, With best regards to a couple of fellow travellers, Peter Arnett in Anco Poro(sp?), 1994". Illustrated with glossy black and white photographs. 463 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, clean, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's story of his amazing life as a war correspondent. He is the winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the George Polk Memorial Award, the President's Award for lifetime achievement from the Overseas Press Club, three Sigma Delta Chi awards for foreign correspondence from the Professioanl Society of Journalists, an Emmy award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, and many more honors. His coverage of the Vietnam War and his vivid on-the-ground 24-hour reporting of the Gulf War changed journalism forever. 026122

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14 The Southern Americans
Plenn, Abel
New York Creative Age 1948 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering, red and gold decoration on spine. Corners lightly bumped, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. No names, writing or marks. 455 pp. Clean jacket is not price clipped (4.00 on front inside flap), a few tiny shallow edge chips, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A detailed account of the development of South America. The letters, reports, speeches and reminiscences of such people as Prince Henry the Navigator, Columbus, the Pizarros, President Cardenas of Mexico, Abraham Lincoln, Cortes, Garibaldi, Chalres Darwin, Richard Burton and more are examples of the diversity of the material presented. 019506

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Acts of Mercy, Pronzini, Bill and Barry N. Malzberg
15 Acts of Mercy
Pronzini, Bill and Barry N. Malzberg
New York Putnam 1977 0399119965 / 9780399119965 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean unfaded black cloth boads with green metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 251 pages. Clean jacket is unchipped, has one short closed edge tear to rear panel, not price clipped; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A chilling, ingenious brain-teaser by two masters of the psychological thriller. Nicholas Augustine was a rancher and a railroad enthusiast, a popular maverick whose meteoric rise to the Presidency dumbfounded every self-styled expert in Washington. They watched him run the country his own way for three years--but when Augustine blundered, they turned instantly against him. The media increased their vicious daily attacks, the leaders of the party began to abandon their own President. And then someone was murdered inside the White House. 028573

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Minnesota Skyline: Anthology of Poems About Minnesota, Richards, Carmen Nelson
16 Minnesota Skyline: Anthology of Poems About Minnesota
Richards, Carmen Nelson
Minneapolis, MN The Lund Press, Inc. 1953 Thirteenth Edition Hard Cover Good Good Jacket 
13th Edition in dust jacket. Red cloth boards with gold title box on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Faint water stain to rear board. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages have faint water marks to outside edge of first three pages, some light soiling here and there. Illustrated with photographs (clean and bright). With a Foreword by W. C. Coffey, President of the University of Minnesota 1941-1945. 141 pgs. + index. Maps on endpapers. No names or bookplates. Dustjacket has faint water mark to back panel, one tiny shallow chip, small scrape at lower front right corner. Enclosed in new mylar cover. This book has had some use and and a few misfortunes, but it contains wonderful photographs and poetry about Minnesota. Looks nice in its new mylar cover. 009755

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The Boys and Girls of  the White House, Sage, Agnes Carr
17 The Boys and Girls of the White House
Sage, Agnes Carr
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1909 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. (signed binding - monogram appears to be GWH - George W. Hood). Green cloth boards with black, green, blue and white illustration of two children playing in a water garden in front of the white house. Green title box with cream lettering on cover, cream lettering and small decoration on spine. No fraying, a few very light surface scratches to cover illustration. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean front endpapers; rear endpapers have pencilled list of all U.S. president's name from George Washington through Dwight Eisenhower. Frontis illustration + eleven additional illustrations (black and white plates). 326 pages. 022284

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18 George B. McClellan: The Young Napoleon
Sears, Stephen W.
New York Ticknor and Fields 1988 0-89919-264-5 / 9780899192642 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Blue-gray boards with black cloth spine, metallic lettering on spine. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 482 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Drawing entirely on primary sources, this accomplished historian has given us the first full picture of the contradictor McClellan, a man possessed by demons and delusions, whose importance in shaping the course of the Union during the Civil War was matched only by that of President Lincoln and General Grant and Sherman. 015913

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The President's Plane is Missing, Serling, Robert J.
19 The President's Plane is Missing
Serling, Robert J.
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1967 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean gold endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 297 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with mere hint of edge wear and small piece of clear tape at top edge of dustjacket spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 015369

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20 John F. Kennedy, President
Sidey, Hugh
New York Atheneum Jan. 1964 1964 New Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
434 pgs. VG+ in VG DJ - new mylar cover Clean red cloth book with gold lettering on spine. Blue endpapers. Binding tight, book straight. Owner's name inside. Dust jacket is unchipped and price unclipped. Illustrated with black & white photos. Dust jacket has photo of Kennedy in front of Washington Memorial.Biography. 001773

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