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1 New England and the Sea
Albion, Robert G.; Baker, William A.; Labaree, Benjamin Woods
Published for the Marine Historical Association, Mystic Seaport, by Wesleyan University Press 1972 0-8195-4052-8 / 9780819540522 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean gray cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Maps on endpapers. Illustrated with photographs, drawings & maps. 299 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover.New England. 009225

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The Sun of Quebec - A Story of a Great Crisis, Altsheler, Joseph A.
2 The Sun of Quebec - A Story of a Great Crisis
Altsheler, Joseph A.
New York / London D. Appleton and Co. 1919 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with (1) on last page, in original unchipped jacket. Very clean unfaded brown cloth boards with bright gold stamped lettering on cover and spine, clean paste-on illustration on cover which is unchipped but has two tiny surface abrasions (each about the size of a grain of rice). Two corner tips have slight bumping. No fraying or wear to cloth. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Four color plate illustrations (including frontispiece) by Charles L. Wrenn. 334 pgs. Clean dustjacket with price on spine (1.50 net), no tears slight wear to one corner. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story of the French and Indian War, with interesting historical descriptions of Albany in 1759, life on a slave trader, a battle at sea between a sloop of war and a pirate ship and lots of woods lore. With the fall of Quebec, an adventurous young American, Robert Lennox, solves the mystery of his life. 018661

Price: 325.00 USD
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3 This Generation: A Selection of British and American Literature from 1914 to the Present with Historical and Critical Essays
Anderson, George K. And Eda Lou Walton
Scott, Foresman and Company 1939 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean rust brown cloth boards with blue circular title box on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Very small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper; no other marks. 975 pgs. with index of first lines. Includes works by Robert Frost, Henry Louis Mencken, George Santayana, Amy Lowell, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Gertrude Stein, Katherine Mansfield, Archibald MacLeish, Ezra Pound, Carl Sandburg, William Faulkner and many more. approx. 7" x 10". Literature. 016829

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Those Quarrelsome Bonapartes, Anderson, Robert Gordon
4 Those Quarrelsome Bonapartes
Anderson, Robert Gordon
New York/London The Century Co. 1927 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with fancy gilt title box on cover, gilt lettering and decoration on spine. No fraying, some fading to spine. Binding is tight, no cracking; slight lean. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Neatly penned previous owner name and price marking on front free endpaper. 501 pgs. 008313

Price: 6.00 USD
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Burning Gold, Andrews, Robert Hardy
5 Burning Gold
Andrews, Robert Hardy
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1945 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages are clean, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 403 pages. Illustrated jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, light foxing to rear panel, tinyblue ink drop to front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Historical novel presents a lifelike picture of the violent days at the start of the eighteenth century when piracy tried men's souls. 025595

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Blow the House Down: A Novel, Baer, Robert
6 Blow the House Down: A Novel
Baer, Robert
New York Crown 2006 1400098351 / 9781400098354 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No previous owner markings. Signed by author on on title page: "Bob Baer". 298 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author Robert Baer, a former CIA operative, pushes fiction to the absolute limit in this riveting and unnervingly plausible alternative history of 9/11. 025590

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The Siege of Paris, Baldick, Robert
7 The Siege of Paris
Baldick, Robert
New York Macmillan 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First American Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with burgundy title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontispiece illustration of huge hot air balloon, many beautiful illustrations throughout taken from contemporary engravings and photographs. 248 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, small closed tear to spine center, not price clipped (6.95 on front inside flap). Jacket is reproduced from a plate in "Paris Assiege", by Jules Claretie. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024209

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Explorations: My Quest for Adventure and Discovery Under the Sea, Ballard, Robert D., Ph.D.
8 Explorations: My Quest for Adventure and Discovery Under the Sea
Ballard, Robert D., Ph.D.
New York Hyperion 1995 0-7868-6042-1 / 9780786860425 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean dark blue boards with blue cloth spine, red metallic 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 archival quality mylar cover. 8 005946

Price: 12.00 USD
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9 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

Price: 10.00 USD
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10 A Rock in the Baltic
Barr, Robert
The Authors and Newspapers Association 1906 Special Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket Hermann Heyer, Illust. 
Clean green cloth boards with white stamped lettering on cover, illustration of ship at sea on cover, blind-stamped lettering on spine. Some of the white lettering on cover is chipped. Tiny bit of wear to one corner (base of spine). Binding is tight, no cracking. Title page states: MacGreevey-Sleght-DeGraff Co. Special Edition for sale exclusively by us in Elmira, N.Y." Pages and edges are clean. Color frontis illustration with tissue guard, additional color plates by Hermann Heyer, facsimile page from manuscript. 321 pgs. 008634

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11 Pilgrim House By the Sea
Bartlett, Robert M.
North Quincy, MA Christopher Publishing House 1973 1-8158-0298-6 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Jan Norton, Illustrator 
Very clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 327 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has small (1/4") closed tear at top rear spine corner, very tiny chip at base of rear panel (size of grain of rice or smaller), slight wear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A midwestern college professor and his family restore a house built by the Pilgrims after inheriting it from Great Aunt Phoebe. 8vo. New England. 009726

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Benchley - Or Else!, Benchley, Robert
12 Benchley - Or Else!
Benchley, Robert
New York Harper & Brothers 1938 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket Gluyas Williams, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in unclipped original jacket. Orange cloth boards are bright, faintest hint of soiling to front board, crisp black lettering on cover with small illustration of "Benchley", gray title box with 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 bookplates. 273 pages, with drawings by Gluyas Williams. Clean dustjacket has a few edge chips, short closed edge tears, fading to blue background on spine; not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021237

Price: 50.00 USD
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Into the Primitive, Bennet, Robert Ames
13 Into the Primitive
Bennet, Robert Ames
Chicago A. C. McClurg & Co. 1908 Third Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket Allen T. True, Illustrator 
Beige buckram cloth boards with color paste-on illustration on cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Pinhead size spots of wear at spine corners. Light soiling (a few spots at one corner of cover), light rubbing to cover illustration. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name on front free endpaper. Four illustrations in full color by Allen T. True. 319 pages. 023021

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The Making of Society, Bierstedt, Robert (Editor)
14 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

Price: 15.00 USD
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From This Death Forward, Bloomfield, Robert
15 From This Death Forward
Bloomfield, Robert
New York Crime Club 1952 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page in original unclipped jacket. Clean gray cloth textured boards with unchipped red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean (tanning to edges). Small return address label at top edge of front free endpaper; no other marks. 190 pp. Illustrated dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), 1" closed tear at top of rear panel, shorter closed tear at top rear spine corner. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A waitress marries a drunken millionaire to gain security for her young son. Murder follows the ill-matched couple on their strange honeymoon. 019980

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Crooked Hearts, Boswell, Robert
16 Crooked Hearts
Boswell, Robert
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1987 0-394-55706-9 / 9780394557069 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean gray/green boards with rust brown cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean endpapers. 340 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Fiction. 012239

Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Europa in Limbo
Briffault, Robert
New York Scribner / Grosset & Dunlap 1937 Reprint Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 1937 on title page and copyright page, with Scribner seal and "A" under copyright statement. In clean bright Grosset & Dunlap dustjacket (blue, red and brown with bull and woman illustration on front panel. No chipping, slight edge wear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Historical Fiction. 016277

Price: 15.00 USD
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18 New Life of Mr. Martin
Briffault, Robert
New York Charles Scribner 1947 First Hardcover Near Fine good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with "A" on copyright page), in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with brown lettering on cover and 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 marks. 436 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), has large chip at upper right front panel corner, smaller edge chips and short closed edge tears. Story begins in a Limehouse hotel in the 1930's with the discovery of the body of one Anthony Whitford, a suicide. The Coroner's jury sits on the case. Anthony Whitford is declared dead by his own hand and buried. Then a few days later, the real Anthony Whitford turns up. NOTE: It was difficult for me to get this book properly catalogued -- I kept getting pulled into the story whenever I opened the book! 026629

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Robert Browning's Selections, Browning, Robert
19 Robert Browning's Selections
Browning, Robert
New York / Boston H. M. Caldwell 1900 Hardcover Fine no dust jacket 
Small hardcover book in beautiful condition. No publication date, circa 1900. Very clean gray textured cloth boards with bright gold small decoration and lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. As new condition. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Frontispiece photo portrait of Browning. Decorative title page. 224 pages. Size approx. 4-1/4" x 6-1/2". 026035

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The Poems and Plays of Robert Browning, Browning, Robert
20 The Poems and Plays of Robert Browning
Browning, Robert
New York Modern Library 1945 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library Giant No. G17 in original dust jacket. Toledano binding no. G5. Clean light gray cloth boards with green oval torchbearer logo on cover and spine, green title box with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean. Blank endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Green top stained upper page edges. 1218 pages. Dust jacket is clean, has some edge wear and short closed edge tears, 6" separation at front flap fold. 376 titles listed on verso of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024246

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