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Military Elites, Beaumont, Roger A.
1 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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2 The Custer Wolf, (Biography of an American Renegade)
Caras, Roger
Boston - Toronto Little, Brown & Co. 1966 Second Printing Hard Cover Very Good++ Very Good Jacket Charles Frace, Illustrator 
Very clean brown textured boards with publisher logo blind stamped in center of front cover. Grey/green lettering on black spine. No bumping or surface wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Faint browning of free endpapers. Pages are very clean, crisp and bright; no writing or marks. 175 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped with some slight browning to spine and top edge of rear panel. Small closed tear at bottom rear edge of spine with a little creasing. Two tiny pea-sized holes and some scuffing to spine. Minimal wear to edges and corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Nature. 014683

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The Forest - A Dramatic Portrait of Life in the American Wild, Caras, Roger
3 The Forest - A Dramatic Portrait of Life in the American Wild
Caras, Roger
New York Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1979 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Beige boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, brown cloth spine with green metallic letytering. No fraying or wear, binding is tight and square. Small previous owner note on half-title page. Dust speckling to text-block edges. Beautifully illustrated by Norman Arlott. 179 pages. Clean dust jacket is not chipped, not price clipped, has several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. During a golden eagle's 3-week stay in a North American forest, we witnesws the parade of mortality in her evergreen stand: the insect wars, the magical processes of photosynthesis and pheremones, the layers of microscopic life from the forest's upper stories to the cryptozoa below ground; the struggles of bear, weasel, mountain lion, bobcat, snakes and other species to maintain their continuity. 026858

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Dangerous To Man - Wild Animals: A Definitive Study of Their Reputed Dangers to Man, Caras, Roger A.
4 Dangerous To Man - Wild Animals: A Definitive Study of Their Reputed Dangers to Man
Caras, Roger A.
Philadelphia / New York Chilton 1964 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean turquoise cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean decorated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with many black and white photographs, drawings, charts. 433 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An amazing and absorbing study of animals in the wild and the truth about their danger (or lack of) to man and what provokes that danger. 026620

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Source of the Thunder: The Biography of a California Condor, Caras, Roger A.
5 Source of the Thunder: The Biography of a California Condor
Caras, Roger A.
Boston/Toronto Little Brown 1970 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean decorated brown boards with beige cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean black endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 181 pgs. Illustrated with drawings by Charles Frace. Forword by Roland C. Clement. Clean dustjacket has tiny price sticker on front flap, a few surface nicks to edges, small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author follows the life cycle of a male condor from infancy through training and maturation to adulthood, when the spectacular bird is capable of the increasingly vital process of reproduction. 8vo. Birds. 012316

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The Blue Lantern, Colette
6 The Blue Lantern
Colette
New York Farrar, Straus and Company 1963 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First American Edition (stated First Printing) in unclipped dust jacket. Blue boards are slightly faded but unworn, with lavender cloth spine, bright blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. Translated from the French by Roger Senhouse. 161 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, slight age-toned (mostly to edges), not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), faint water stain along spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Colette's last major work, written between 1946 and 1948--when she celebrated her 75th birthday--and published the following year. Half journal, half reminiscence, the book describes the narrowing of the author's world to those objects which are illuminated by a light in one's room. 027405

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Between Good and Evil: A Master Profiler's Hunt for Society's Most Violent Predators, DePue, Roger L. With Susan Schindehette
7 Between Good and Evil: A Master Profiler's Hunt for Society's Most Violent Predators
DePue, Roger L. With Susan Schindehette
New York/Boston Warner Books 2005 0-446-53264-9 / 9780446532648 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with red spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 308 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. Author was a pioneer in modern law enforcement, a trailblazing leader in the hunt for serial killers. 8vo. True Crime. 013246

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The World of Roger Tory Peterson: An Authorized Biography, Devlin, John C. And Grace Naismith (foreword By Elliot Richardson)
8 The World of Roger Tory Peterson: An Authorized Biography
Devlin, John C. And Grace Naismith (foreword By Elliot Richardson)
New York Times Books 1977 0-8129-0694-2 / 9780812906943 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Roger Tory Peterson, Illustrator 
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear, very slight fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 266 pgs. with index. Illustrated with color plates by Roger Tory Peterson and with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, price clip to upper front inside flap corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Roger Tory Peterson's prints and paintings of birds are treasured in great collections everywhere, and this the story of his life and work. 8vo. Biography. 015560

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A Cruising Guide to the New England Coast Including the Hudson River, Long Island Sound and the Coast of New Brunswick, Duncan, Roger F. and John P. Ware
9 A Cruising Guide to the New England Coast Including the Hudson River, Long Island Sound and the Coast of New Brunswick
Duncan, Roger F. and John P. Ware
New York Dodd Mead & Co. 1972 0-396-05599-0 / 9780396055990 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
603 pgs. VG+ in VG DJ - new archival quality mylar cover Very clean and tight dark blue book. No names or writing inside. Maps on endpapers. 8vo. Ships & Sailing. 002823

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10 Dystopian Visions
Elwood, Roger (Editor)
Englewood Cliffs Prentice Hall 1975 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean white boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 197 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, no chips, very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Visions of the future...13 original stories by modern masters of science fiction. 8vo. Science Fiction. 010782

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A Season in the Sun, Kahn, Roger
11 A Season in the Sun
Kahn, Roger
New York Harper & Row 1977 0060122463 / 9780060122461 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (and first printing, with full number line) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean yellow boards with rust brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages are clean with clean endpapers,very slight dust speckling to text block edges. No names, writing or marks. 175 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. During one full baseball season Roger Kahn returned to his favorite sport to see how it was doing, talked to some of its practitioners and veterans, and tried to find out whether it still had the same old magic. The search takes him from Massachusetts to California, from Oregon to Puerto Rico, and from the Little Leagues to the Majors. 027301

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The Boys of Summer, Kahn, Roger
12 The Boys of Summer
Kahn, Roger
New York Harper & Row 1972 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition (so stated) in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean beige and gray cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. Previous owner inscription neatly penned on half-title page. 442 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (8.95 on front inside flap), no chips, no tears, a little creasing at lower edge of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023838

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Rose Wilder Lane: Her story, Lane, Rose Wilder and Roger Lea MacBride
13 Rose Wilder Lane: Her story
Lane, Rose Wilder and Roger Lea MacBride
Stein And Day 1977 0812821610 / 9780812821611 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean hardcover book and illustrated dust jacket. Clean red boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fading. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; previous owner inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper. 236 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, very light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The life story of the daughter of Laura Ingalls Wilder, based on her letters and diaries. 027681

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Eagles, Hawks and Falcons of the World, Leslie Brown; Dean Amadon
14 Eagles, Hawks and Falcons of the World
Leslie Brown; Dean Amadon
Seacaucus, NJ Wellfleet Press 1989 155521472X / 9781555214722 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very large book (two volumes in one) in beautiful condition, with clean, fine dust jacket. Size approx. 9" x 11-1/4" x 2-1/2" thick. All the diurnal birds of prey depicted in 125 color paintings by such great artists as Roger Tory Peterson, J. C. Harrison, Don R. Eckelerry, David Reid-Henry and many others. The information is presented in two parts. First, a series of introductory chapters covering taxonomy, morphology, senses, flight, hunting methods, food and feeding, migration, various aspects of breeding cycle, ecxonomics and relations with man, including falconry. Followingare generic and species accounts in systematic order. Throughout, over 125 color paintings by some of the world's most esteemed nature artists illuminate the text and evoke a true picture of the birds in their habitat. Each is accompanied by detailed identification keys. A book no connoisseur of birds should be without. 025476

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U.S. 1, America's Original Main Street, Malcolm, Andrew H.
15 U.S. 1, America's Original Main Street
Malcolm, Andrew H.
New York St Martins Press 1991 0312064802 / 9780312064808 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, First printing in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean light beige boards with beige cloth spine, unchipped metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean blank endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Photographs by Roger Straus III. 176 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has small chip at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024308

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Roger Maris at Bat, Maris, Roger and Jim Ogle
16 Roger Maris at Bat
Maris, Roger and Jim Ogle
New York Duell, Sloan, & Pierce 1962 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated "First Edition" on copyright page in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean beige 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 black and white photographs. 236 pages. Dust jacket is clean except for tiny spot of soiling at lower corner tips. Very slight edge wear and a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This is the story of sixty-one home runs, told simply and honestly by the man who hit them, from his discouraging, practically hitless spring to the exhilarating October 1 climax that put Roger Maris on top of the world...the man with more home runs in a single season than anyone in history. Roger's own frank and moving story of a year to remember in baseball, illustrated with 16 pages of photographs. 025133

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Medieval Romances, Miscellaneous
17 Medieval Romances
Miscellaneous
New York Modern Library 1958 Later printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 133 in unclipped dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean gray cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Edited by Roger Sherman Loomis and Laura Hibbard Loomis. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (2.45 on front inside flap), no chips, slightest hint of edge wear. 415 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023622

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A Liberal in Wartime - The Education of Albert DeSilver (Wartime Associate Director, American Civil Liberties Union), Nelles, Walter
18 A Liberal in Wartime - The Education of Albert DeSilver (Wartime Associate Director, American Civil Liberties Union)
Nelles, Walter
New York W. W. Norton 1940 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean stated first edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Pale blue cloth boards with dark blue title box, silver lettering on spine. Light dust soiling. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Edited by Lewis Gannett, Introduction by Roger N. Baldwin. 221 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has surface scrape on spine (approx size of a nickel), slight wear at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026220

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Loving Roger, Parks, Tim
19 Loving Roger
Parks, Tim
New York Grove Press 1986 0-8021-0016-3 / 9780802100160 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean lavender boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 151 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 012266

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Favorite Audubon Birds of America, Peterson, Roger Tory
20 Favorite Audubon Birds of America
Peterson, Roger Tory
New York Crown Publishers 1985 0517535459 / 9780517535455 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean book and dust jacket. Teal cloth boards with blind-stamped pelican on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautiful large full color illustrations throughout. Book size approximately 11-1/2" x 9". Introduction and commentaries y Roger Tory Peterson. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025995

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