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My Favorite Stories of the Great Outdoors - Nature Lover's Treasury, Andrews, Roy Chapman
1 My Favorite Stories of the Great Outdoors - Nature Lover's Treasury
Andrews, Roy Chapman
New York Greystone Press 1950 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with 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 marks. Selected, and with an Introduction, by Roy Chapman Andrews - Noted Explorer and naturalist, Honorary Director of the American Museum of Natural History. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.98 on front inside flap), a few short closed edge tears; nice photo of Dr. Roy Chapman Andrews on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Includes stories by such notable writers as William Beebe, Mark Twain, Louis Bromfield, Stewart Edward White, Ernest Thompson Seton, Joseph Conrad, Carl Akeley, Robert Louis Stevenson and other great writers. 025192

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My Favorite Stories of the Great Outdoors - Nature Lover's Treasury, Andrews, Roy Chapman (Editor)
2 My Favorite Stories of the Great Outdoors - Nature Lover's Treasury
Andrews, Roy Chapman (Editor)
New York Greystone Press 1950 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Light blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Hint of fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Selected, and with an Introduction, by Roy Chapman andrews - noted explorer and naturalist and at the time, Honorary Director of the American Museum of Natural History. 404 pages. Clean dust jacket has short closed edge tears at folds, a few small edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A host of great nature stories by such great writers as William Beebe, Ernest Thompson Seton, Joseph Conrak, Louis Bromfield, Zane Grey, Jack London, John Muir, and many more. 023870

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Games Dogs Play, Baker, Stephen
3 Games Dogs Play
Baker, Stephen
McGraw-Hill 1979 0070034516 / 9780070034518 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket Roy McKie, Illustrator 
First Edition (full number line) in original dust jacket. Very clean blue-white boards with turquoise blue cloth spine, white lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with very appealing drawings by Roy McKie. 170 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, small price clip to upper corner of front inside flap, curved closed corner tear to back panel corner. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025291

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Tuskegee's Heroes, Cooper, Charlie and Ann
4 Tuskegee's Heroes
Cooper, Charlie and Ann
New York Crestline 2015 0785832475 / 9780785832478 Reprint Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Roy LaGrone, Illustrator 
Clean book and color illustrated dust jacket. Clean bright glossy color illustrated boards have no fading or wear. As new condition. Binding is tight, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean gray endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Feauturing the beautiful aviation art of Roy LaGrone in full color, as well as historic black and white photographs. 156 pages with bibliography. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Lavishly illustrated with the paintings of the late Roy E. La Grone - an artist and proud member of the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II - Tuskegee's Heroes is the courageous story of segregated fliers and support personnel who served so valiantly during World War II in North Africa, Sicily, Italy, and throughout war-torn Europe. 026316

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The Wines of California, the Pacific Northwest and New York, De Groot, Roy Andries
5 The Wines of California, the Pacific Northwest and New York
De Groot, Roy Andries
New York Summit Books 1982 0671400495 / 9780671400491 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean first edition, first printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean yellow boards, green cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright (some dust speckling to text block fore-edges), with clean yellow-gold endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with maps. 463 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025851

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Fun with Flowers - How to Arrange Yourself and Your Flowers, Ferguson, Donita and Roy Sheldon
6 Fun with Flowers - How to Arrange Yourself and Your Flowers
Ferguson, Donita and Roy Sheldon
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1939 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket Jay Warmuth, Illustrator 
Clean beige cloth boards with green lettering on cover and spine, small red and green flower illustration on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 309 pgs. with illustrations by Jay Warmuth. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has small edge chips, one 3" closed tear at front flap fold, slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fun, detailed, and enlightening book on how to select and arrange flowers for every occassion, from an elaborate party to simply cheering up a friend. 018115

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101 Best Party Games for Adults, Frankel, Lillian and Godfrey
7 101 Best Party Games for Adults
Frankel, Lillian and Godfrey
New York Sterling Publishing Co., Inc. 1953 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Signed
Stated second printing (Second Printing, September, 1953) in original dust jacket, SIGNED by authors. Clean gray cloth boards with blue line drawing illustration on cover, blue title box on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by authors on front free endpaper: "August, 1957 - Best wishes and lots of luck, Roy - Lillian & Godfrey. Illustrated with drawings by Doug Anderson. 128 pages. Dust jacket is unclipped (2.00 on front inside flap), 1" chip at top and bottom of spine, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Icebreakers, parlor games, mental games, party ideas, club and church social events, picnic and outdoor games, games while traveling and more. 024059

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Mother and Father, Gilson, Roy Rolfe
8 Mother and Father
Gilson, Roy Rolfe
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1903 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with decorated cover (one small faint white spot to cover - smaller than a dime and centered on a small wreath decoration where it barely noticeable). Stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tiny old price label at center of front free endpaper, easily covered if you desire by antique style children's bookplate which will be enclosed with book if you wish to use. Illustrated with 8 lovely plates by Alice Barber Stephens, all pages are decorated and very clean. "You sat on Mother's lap. The wolf-wind howled at the door, and you shuddered, cuddling down in Mother's arms and the glow. The wilder the wolf-wind howled, the softer was the lamp-light, the redder were the apples on the table, the warmer was the fire..." 8vo. Children's. 011480

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Come Back to Earth, Helton, Roy
9 Come Back to Earth
Helton, Roy
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1946 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 71 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one 1/4" closed tear at top edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "Poems that point the supremacy of nature and man's needful submission to that source from which his strength derives". 008555

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The Peace Corps Experience, Hoopes, Roy
10 The Peace Corps Experience
Hoopes, Roy
New York Clarkson N. Potter 1968 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in unclipped original jacket. Clean black boards with clean green cloth spine, unchipped gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 309 pgs. with over 350 photographs. Preface by Hubert H. Humphrey. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very small chip at upper rear spine corner (size of small pea), 3" closed diagonal tear at base of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The life of a Peace Corps volunteer from initial application, through training and service, to separation from the Corps. Told in the Volunteers' own words and in photographs of them in the field. 018764

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Gulf Coast Stimulus Package - Viagra for the Soul, Le Gardeur, Maurice
11 Gulf Coast Stimulus Package - Viagra for the Soul
Le Gardeur, Maurice
Covington, Louisiana Bard's Press 2014 0984122222 / 9780984122226 First Fine no dust jacket Jacket Roy Robinson, Illustrator Signed
Clean stated First Edition, SIGNED by author. Red cloth boards with color paste-on illustration (no wear), stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. Signed by the author on title page: "Don't Worry, Be Happy! MLG". Full color illustrations by Roy Robinson. Yellow ribbon page marker. 128 pages. Wonderful poems and illustrations that will touch your heart, make you laugh and cry. Prologue: In this mindless world of crime and stupor, our sole defense is a sense of humor. 026392

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A Sanctuary Planted, Murray, Walter J. C.
12 A Sanctuary Planted
Murray, Walter J. C.
New York Roy Publishers 1953 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped jacket. Blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name neatly penned in corner of front fixed endpaper. Illustrated with 64 photographs, including one in full color, and a plan specially drawn by Jo Mayo. 191 pages. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. How the author created a sanctuary for wildlife from rough ground in Sussex, over a period of fourteen years. 021601

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Safety - Starring Roy Raccoon & Rob Rabbit (Book Two), Parkinson, Virginia
13 Safety - Starring Roy Raccoon & Rob Rabbit (Book Two)
Parkinson, Virginia
New York J. L. Schilling Co. 1943 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean unworn book in original dust jacket. Color illustrated cloth boards - no bumping or fraying. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright. Clean color illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Color photographs by Philip Fahs; illustrations by Marjorie Wales; Claytoons - Sass-Dorne Studio. Dust jacket is clean, has several closed edge tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024841

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14 The Thinking Dog's Man - With a letter from John Steinbeck explaining why he could not write an introduction for this book
Patrick, Ted
New York Random House 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Roy McKie, Illustrator 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page. Clean blue-green boards with blind stamped illustration of a dog with his paws on a man's shoulders, clean unfaded maroon cloth spine. No bumping or wear. A hint of fading to boards. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean, with clean yellow top-stained page edges. Endpapers have very slight foxing; no names, writing or marks. Illustrations by Roy McKie. 150 pgs. Dustjacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, small pea-sized dhip at upper spine corner, several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book about the mystique of the relationship between man and his dog. 018576

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The Thinking Dog's Man: The Mystique Ofthe relationship Between man and his Dog, Patrick, Ted (with a Letter from John Steinbeck Explaining Why he could Not Write an Introduction for This book)
15 The Thinking Dog's Man: The Mystique Ofthe relationship Between man and his Dog
Patrick, Ted (with a Letter from John Steinbeck Explaining Why he could Not Write an Introduction for This book)
New York Random House 1964 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Roy McKie, Illustrator 
Very clean blue-green boards with blind-stamped illustration on cover (dog with his paws on a man's shoulders), clean burgundy cloth spine with bright gold lettering. Tiny spot of wear to one corner tip. Stated First Edition. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 150 pgs. illustrated with delightful line-drawings by Roy McKie. Introductory letter by John Steinbeck. Clean bright dustjacket is price clipped (just a tiny edge of price mark showing), two small edge chips and small closed edge tear. Photo of author and his dog on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Dogs. 013324

Price: 25.00 USD
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A Day in the Life of Italy: Photographed by 100 of the World's Leading Photojournalists on One Day, April 27, 1990 (Day in the Life Photography Series), Roy Rowan, Jennifer Barry Jennifer Erwitt
16 A Day in the Life of Italy: Photographed by 100 of the World's Leading Photojournalists on One Day, April 27, 1990 (Day in the Life Photography Series)
Roy Rowan, Jennifer Barry Jennifer Erwitt
San Francisco Collins Publishers 1990 0002157292 / 9780002157292 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Large, beautiful book in dust jacket, first printing (August, 1990). Approx. size 10" x 14-1/2". Clean unfaded black cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Gorgeous photographs throughout. 224 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has two short closed edge tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In the spring of 1990, in a country that measures time in centuries, 100 of the world's most talented magazine and newspaper photographers took stock of a moment--a single day in the life of a nation and her people. The country was Italy. The assignment: comb the land in search of extraordinary photographs of ordinary, everyday events. The only rule was that every picture be taken during a single 24-hour period. 026683

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Polly and Carola, Roy, Lillian Elizabeth
17 Polly and Carola
Roy, Lillian Elizabeth
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1930 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket H.S. Barbour, Illustrator 
Blue cloth boards in original illustrated jacket. Clean boards with no bumping or fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking. Clean endpapers, no names, writing or marks. 238 pp. Illustrated by H. S. Barbour. Clean illustrated jacket has tiny chips at corner tips, no tears, just a hint of age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. From the Polly Brewster Series. 019944

Price: 35.00 USD
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Murder in Big Cities, Sanders, Bruce
18 Murder in Big Cities
Sanders, Bruce
New York Roy Publishers 1962 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on spine. Hint of very slight edge wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 190 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has some edge wear and edge creasing, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Gripping true-crime dramas that shocked millions when they made headlines across the world. 8vo. True Crime. 015020

Price: 15.00 USD
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Young Folks' Tales from Scott, Scott, Sir Walter (Sir Edward Sullivan, Editor)
19 Young Folks' Tales from Scott
Scott, Sir Walter (Sir Edward Sullivan, Editor)
New York Hurst & Company 1900 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding. No date of publication (circa 1900). With an Introduction by Edward Dowden, L.L.D., Professor of English Literature in the University of Dublin. Clean clay colored cloth boards with red, green and black decoration on cover (a sword fight), gold title box on spine with red, black and green illustration of a young man with a sword. No fading. A few pinhead size spots of wear at upper and lower spine edge. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Beautiful color frontispiece illustration. Additional color and black and white full page plates throughout. 315 pages. Tales include Waverley; Guy Mannering; The Antiquary; Rob Roy; The Black Dwarf; Old Mortality; The Bride of Lammermoor; A Legend of Montrose; Ivanhoe; 025710

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20 Translations from the Chinese
Wayley, Arthur
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1940 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Cyrus Le Roy Baldridge, Illustrator 
Orange cloth boards in black slipcase. Hint of very light soiling to boards. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate. Illustrated by Cyrus Le Roy Baldridge. 325 pp. Beautiful full color illustrations as well as black & white drawings. Black slipcase is sturdy with unchipped orange label, very light rubbing, small spots of wear to three corners. Poems beautifully translated from the Chinese by Arthur Wayley. 019974

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