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Wild, Woolly & Wicked - The History of the Kansas Cow Towns and the Texas Cattle Trade, Drago, Harry Sinclair
1 Wild, Woolly & Wicked - The History of the Kansas Cow Towns and the Texas Cattle Trade
Drago, Harry Sinclair
New York Clarkson N. Potter 1960 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dustjacket. Clean mauve cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean map-illustrated endpapers. Small previous owner name on half-title page; no other marks. 354 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very shallow chipping at top spine edge (under 1/16"), hint of very light rubbing. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Complete and accurate story of the hell-roaring Kansas cowtowns--the brief violent lives of Abilene, Ellsworth, Newton, Wichita, Caldwell and Dodge City. 018160

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Arrowsmith, Lewis, Sinclair
2 Arrowsmith
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Modern Library 1940 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 42 in clean unclipped dust jacket. Second Modern Library edition, Toledano binding no. 8. Clean blue cloth boards with red title box, gold 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 Kent style endpapers (small previous owner name, date, initials at top edge of front free endpapers). 464 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (publisher's 1.25 a copy sticker at top of front inside flap), no chips, slight rubbing at spine folds, small spot of rubbing (size of pea) at lower edge of front panel. 309 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025545

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Arrowsmith, Lewis, Sinclair
3 Arrowsmith
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Modern Library 1933 early printing Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket Jacket 
Early printing with the Soskin introduction. Toledano binding no. 7. Rust cloth boards with gold torchrunner on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear; a few small puckers to cloth on spine. Binding is tight with no cracking; clean Kent style endpapers. No previous owner names or markings. 448 pages. 022866

Price: 10.00 USD
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Bethel Merriday, A Novel of the Young Girl on the Stage, Lewis, Sinclair
4 Bethel Merriday, A Novel of the Young Girl on the Stage
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Doubleday, Doran & Co. 1940 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean, unfaded crimson cloth boards with ornate blind stamp of author's initials on front. Gold title in black titlebox on spine; author's name in black text/gold titlebox. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with red topstained pages. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 390 pgs. Colorful dustjacket is unfaded, not price clipped with slightest foxing to rear flap fold, slight wear & tiny shallow chipping to corners and spine edges. Black and white photograph of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Collectible quality. 8vo. Fiction. 014359

Price: 110.00 USD
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Bethel Merriday: A Novel of the Young Girl on the Stage, Lewis, Sinclair
5 Bethel Merriday: A Novel of the Young Girl on the Stage
Lewis, Sinclair
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1940 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with blind-stamped author initials on cover, black and gold title box on spine (unchipped). No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Red top-stained page edges. 390 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has very slight shallow chipping at top of spine, a few very tiny closed edge tears. Clean, collectible quality first edition. 8vo. Fiction. 013017

Price: 100.00 USD
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Dodsworth, Lewis, Sinclair
6 Dodsworth
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Modern Library 1947 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 252 in clean illustrated dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. No names, writing or mark on front endpapers; small number on rear free endpaper. Black top-stained upper page edges. With a Foreword by Clifton Fadiman. 377 pages. Clean dust jacket has very shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/8"), two very short closed edge tears, small price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. 358 titles on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025546

Price: 20.00 USD
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Dodsworth, Lewis, Sinclair
7 Dodsworth
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Harcourt Brace 1929 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original second-state dust jacket. Dark blue cloth boards with orange title box and line border. Mere hint of very light soiling, very light surface wear at spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (1929) neatly penned on front free endpaper. Published March, 1929 on copyright page, 377 pages. Dustjacket has publisher's price of $2.50 on front inside flap with two reviews, is clean, uncreased, with very tiny corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Adapted for the stage in 1934 by Sidney Howard and filmed in 1936 by William Wyler, and the basis for a 1950 British television drama starring Ruth Chatterton and Walter Abel; also a 1995 musical adaptation that was staged in Fort Worth, Texas with Hal Linden and Dee Hoty. 022190

Price: 400.00 USD
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Elmer Gantry, Lewis, Sinclair
8 Elmer Gantry
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1929 Novels of Distinction Fine Very Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap's "Novels of Distinction" edition with high quality binding, in illustrated dustjacket. Very clean black cloth boards with yellow title box (with small illustration of church steeples) on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 432 pages. Clean illustrated dustjacket has shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges, closed tear at front spine fold (approx. 2"), soft crease at lower front panel, short closed edge tears. Complete list of "Novels of Distinction" on front and rear flaps of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021041

Price: 40.00 USD
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9 Kingsblood Royal
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Random House 1947 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine, gold author initials on front cover. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Red top stained edges. No names, writing or bookplates. 348 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is price clipped, has edge chipping and closed tears, slight creasing. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 010520

Price: 45.00 USD
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Main Street, Lewis, Sinclair
10 Main Street
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1922 Photoplay Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Reprint Photoplay edition in dustjacket. Clean blue cloth boards with orange title box on cover and spine. Light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Small previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. 451 pgs. Illustrated with scenes from the Warner Brothers movie. Illustrated dustjacket is quite clean, has very shallow chipping at top spine edge (does not affect title lettering, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Scarce jacketed photoplay edition. 018478

Price: 45.00 USD
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The God-Seeker, Lewis, Sinclair
11 The God-Seeker
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Random House 1949 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Printing (stated) in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with gold stamped author initials in box on cover, gold lettering in black boxes on spine. No bumping, fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 422 pages. Clean jacket is unchipped, has one short closed edge tear (1/2") and slight wear at top and bottom spine edges. Wonderful photo of Sinclair Lewis on rear inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of many facets, set during the westward expansion of the American frontier, showing that it was implemented not only by guts and guns, but by ideas, imagination and spiritual enlightenment. By Novel Prize winning author Sinclair Lewis. 023674

Price: 95.00 USD
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The Prodigal Parents, Lewis, Sinclair
12 The Prodigal Parents
Lewis, Sinclair
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1938 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with blind-stamped author's initials on cover, gilt lettering on spine. No bumping, fraying or fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 301 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has small corner chips and tiny bit of loss at top and bottom spine edges, 3" closed tear along front spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 008413

Price: 125.00 USD
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The Prodigal Parents, Lewis, Sinclair
13 The Prodigal Parents
Lewis, Sinclair
Garden City Doubleday, Doran & Co. 1938 First Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with some darkening to gutters. Slight surface rubbing to cloth on rear board. No fraying. Gold lettering on spine, blind-stamped author's initials on cover. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight yellowing to pages). Previous owner name on front free endpaper. 301 pgs. Pieces of dust jacket enclosed (no front panel). 8vo. Fiction. 012684

Price: 15.00 USD
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World So Wide, Lewis, Sinclair
14 World So Wide
Lewis, Sinclair
New York Random House 1951 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in unclipped original jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with bright silver author initials stamped on cover, silver lettering in black title box on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 250 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4" or less), tiny chips and short closed tears at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020596

Price: 50.00 USD
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From Pillar to Post, Mehdevi, Anne Sinclair
15 From Pillar to Post
Mehdevi, Anne Sinclair
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1956 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page in original unclipped jacket. Clean green cloth boards with red lettering and decoration on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 273 pp. Clean jacket is unchipped, has slight hint of surface wear at top and bottom spine edges, no tears, slight fading to red lettering on spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The touching and delightful adventures of a globe-trotting family. 019338

Price: 15.00 USD
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Wasteland, Sinclair, Jo
16 Wasteland
Sinclair, Jo
New York Harper & Brothers 1946 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition of the 1946 Harper Prize Novel, SIGNED by author, in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. Very slight rubbing to upper spine corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Signed "Jo Sinclair" on front free endpaper with date 3-3-1946. Small blacked out name at upper corner of front free endpaper. 321 pages + at rear of book, "The Harper Prize Novel Contest - Its History and Terms." Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has a few small edge chips, slight age-toning. Photo portrait of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Newspaper article laid in about "A Classic Reconsidered: Wasteland" - Struggle of a young Jew has lasting impact. 026405

Price: 35.00 USD
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17 Another Pamela or, Virtue Still Rewarded
Sinclair, Upton
New York Viking 1950 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 314 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, with tiny bit of wear at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007985

Price: 25.00 USD
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Another Pamela or, Virtue Still Rewarded, Sinclair, Upton
18 Another Pamela or, Virtue Still Rewarded
Sinclair, Upton
New York Viking Press 1950 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering and small decoration on spine. Hint of slightest surface wear to top and bottom spine edge, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 314 pgs. "First Published by the Viking Press in April 1950" on copyright page. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with very slight edge wear, one inch closed tear and small crease at base of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 015732

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Moneychangers, Sinclair, Upton
19 The Moneychangers
Sinclair, Upton
New York B. W. Dodge and Co. 1908 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated binding, with 1908 on title page, "Published September, 1908" on copyright page. Clean green cloth boards with white and black decoration and crisp white lettering on cover, white lettering (slightly chipped) and black decoration on spine. No fading. Very slight surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with neatly penned previous owner signature on front free endpaper. 316 pages. A clean and solid first edition of Upton Sinclair's great book dealing with greed on Wall Street. 021292

Price: 100.00 USD
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Taken at the Flood - The Human Drama As Seen by Modern American Novelists, Watkins, Ann (Editor)
20 Taken at the Flood - The Human Drama As Seen by Modern American Novelists
Watkins, Ann (Editor)
New York Harper & Brothers 1946 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean brown cloth boards with black lettering and decorative title box on cover, black title box with gold lettering on spine. Very small bump to one corner tip, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Introduction by Ann Watkins. 376 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), small rust mark from paper clip on front inside flap, a few small chips and edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In scenes chosen for their emotional intensity, this anthology covers almost the whole range of human life, as it has been reflected in our fiction. Comedy and tragedy, conflict and tenderness, meetings and partings, first love, birth and death -- in short, the rounded cycle of man's fate from cradle to grave. Authors include Sherwood Anderson, John Steinbeck, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Pearl Buck, Sinclair Lewis, Thomas Wolfe, Ernest Hemingway and other greats. 021938

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