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Speaking of Operations, Cobb, Irvin S.
1 Speaking of Operations
Cobb, Irvin S.
New York George H. Doran 1915 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Tony Sarg, Illustrator 
Beautiful copy of this decorated binding in original dust jacket. Clean brown paper covered boards with black lettering, black, white and gray illustration on cover in perfect condition. Black lettering and very small decoration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers (very slight browning, and a name in erasable pencil on front free endpaper). Illustrations by Tony Sarg. 64 pages. Dust jacket has very shallow chipping at top and bottom spine ends, a little wear to corners and a some tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Early printing (no GHD symbol; no additional printings listed). An exceptional copy. 025018

Price: 30.00 USD
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Many Friends Cooking: An International Cookbook for Boys and Girls, Cooper, Terry Touff; Marilyn Ratner
2 Many Friends Cooking: An International Cookbook for Boys and Girls
Cooper, Terry Touff; Marilyn Ratner
Philomel Books /UNICEF 1980 0399207554 / 9780399207556 First Spiral_bound Very Good+ 
Very clean spiral bound book with color illustrated card cover - size approximately 9" x 10-1//2". No chipping, creasing or fading, slight age-toning to edges. Pages are clean - no names, writing or marks. Color illustrations throughout by Tony Chen. Cooked and written by Terry Touff Cooper and Marilyn Ratner. Map indicating where recipes originated. Each recipe coded with one to three spoons for degree of difficulty, starting with recipes for those who have never cooked before! 45 pages. 027888

Price: 12.00 USD
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Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide to the Fantastical World Around You (Spiderwick Chronicles), DiTerlizzi, Tony and Holly Black
3 Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide to the Fantastical World Around You (Spiderwick Chronicles)
DiTerlizzi, Tony and Holly Black
New York Simon & Schuster 2005 0689859414 / 9780689859410 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean decorated boards, no wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright, with red ribbon page marker. Clean decorated endpapers - no previous owner markings. As new condition. Amazing and beautiful illustrations throughout that are capable of sparking the imagination in all of us. Includes a fold-out illustration of "North American Griffin." 123 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026051

Price: 25.00 USD
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A Northern Light, Donnelly, Jennifer
4 A Northern Light
Donnelly, Jennifer
New York Harcourt 2003 0152167056 / 9780152167059 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition (and first printing, with full number line), SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean beige boards with green spine, metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: For Tony & Laurie, with all best wishes! - Jennifer Donnelly." 389 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Set in 1906 against the backdrop of the murder that inspired Theodore Dreiser's "An American Tragedy", this coming-of-age novel effortlessly weaves romance, history, and a murder mystery into something moving, real, and wholly original. Author's debut novel. 027497

Price: 35.00 USD
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Charley the Horse, Palazzo, Tony
5 Charley the Horse
Palazzo, Tony
London - New York - Toronto Abelard Schuman 1966 Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Very clean rust brown cloth boards with illustration and black lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Endpapers illustrated with horse showing all it's conformation points and a chart on how to recognize horses by color. Charming story about a milk delivery horse with illustrations throughout by the author. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 7-1/2 x 10". 013323

Price: 20.00 USD
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Maigret and the Saturday Caller, Simenon, Georges
6 Maigret and the Saturday Caller
Simenon, Georges
New York Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1991 0151555664 / 9780151555666 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First U.S. Edition (first printing, with letter line A B C D E) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue boards with blue cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean (very slight tanning) with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Translated by Tony White. 124 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Maigret feels absurd as he begins investigating a crime that hasn't happened yet, after a man appears at his home confessing his intentions to murder his wife and her lover. The plot takes several twists as the famous French sleuth probes the bistros of Montmartre and a most peculiar--and most pathetic--menage a trois on rue Tholoze. 026268

Price: 20.00 USD
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Tony's World: The Recollections of a Pilot, a Sailor, an Ice-Boater, a Skier, a Bobsledder, a Winemaker, a Museum Director--And a Natural Storyteller, William Ellwood Doherty, Jr.
7 Tony's World: The Recollections of a Pilot, a Sailor, an Ice-Boater, a Skier, a Bobsledder, a Winemaker, a Museum Director--And a Natural Storyteller
William Ellwood Doherty, Jr.
Santa Barbara, California Fithian Press 1999 1564742903 / 9781564742902 First Unknown Very Good+ Fine Jacket Signed
Inscribed and signed by the author in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue-black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear; very slight curve to front board. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean blank endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page: 4/18/03 - Dear Don, Seven decades seems like a long time but so much of it seems like yesterday, especially our happy times at Keuka Lake and Hammondsport. So I hope you will enjoy this birthday remembrance as much as I have and that we will continue to enjoy our luck to have experienced it. - Happy Birthday, Bill - P.S. - Check page 61 re: Billy Chadeayne." Illustrated with black and white photographs. 276 pages. 026793

Price: 25.00 USD
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Tony's Scrap Book (1940-41), Wons,  Anthony (Tony)
8 Tony's Scrap Book (1940-41)
Wons, Anthony (Tony)
Chicago The Reilly & Lee Co. 1940 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean orange boards with black stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. No names, writing or marks. Clean bright dustjacket has very small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007148

Price: 12.00 USD
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Tony's Scrap Book (1941-42 Edition), Wons, Anthony (Tony)
9 Tony's Scrap Book (1941-42 Edition)
Wons, Anthony (Tony)
Chicago The Reilly & Lee Co. 1941 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontis portrait of "Tony". Clean bright dustjacket has been price clipped, has some light chipping & edgewear. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Poetry. 006388

Price: 15.00 USD
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Tony's Scrap Book (1941-42), Wons, Anthony (Tony)
10 Tony's Scrap Book (1941-42)
Wons, Anthony (Tony)
Chicago Reilly & Lee 1941 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean rust color cloth boards with brown lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Dustjacket is not price clipped ($1.00), has closed edge tear at rear panel fold, small chip at top of rear panel (size of pea), with a few other tiny edge nicks, wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007149

Price: 12.00 USD
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Tony's Scrap Book 1944-45 Edition, Wons, Anthony (Tony)
11 Tony's Scrap Book 1944-45 Edition
Wons, Anthony (Tony)
Chicago Reilly & Lee 1944 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. Clean bright dust jacket has a few tiny closed edge tears, slight wear at top and bottom of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 011707

Price: 15.00 USD
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Tony's Scrap Book: 1941-42 Edition, Wons, Anthony (Tony)
12 Tony's Scrap Book: 1941-42 Edition
Wons, Anthony (Tony)
Chicago Reilly & Lee 1941 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with black 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 marks. 119 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, tiny chips at top of spine and at two corner tips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 013078

Price: 15.00 USD
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