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Butter at the Old Price - The Autobiography of Marguerite de Angeli, de Angeli, Marguerite
1 Butter at the Old Price - The Autobiography of Marguerite de Angeli
de Angeli, Marguerite
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1971 First Hardcover Near Fine Good+ Jacket Signed
Clean first edition (so stated) in original unclipped dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean photo-illustrated endpapers. No previous owner markings. Signed by the author on title page: "M. de Angeli - 1971". Illustrated with photographs, full color illustrations, black and white illustrations. 258 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped (8.95 on front inside flap), has chip at upper right and lower left corner of front panel, several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Wonderful autobiography of children's author who wrote "The Door in the Wall" and many other outstanding books for youngsters. 025271

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The Door in the Wall, De Angeli, Marguerite
2 The Door in the Wall
De Angeli, Marguerite
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1949 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with silver sword and shield decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No fraying or wear; small spot at top edge of front board - otherwise clean. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean beautifully illustrated endpapers. Brief previous owner inscription (1951) at top of half-title page. No other marks. Beautiful illustrations throughout by the author in both full color and black and white. 112 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has edge chipping and closed edge tears, 1" piece missing at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025279

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Salmon Rivers of Scotland, Derek Mills; Neil Graesser
3 The Salmon Rivers of Scotland
Derek Mills; Neil Graesser
Stone Wall Press 1984 0913276499 / 9780913276495 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Second Impression in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Thoroughly illustrated with drawings and maps (including many fold-out maps in excellent condition). 339 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026654

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Ancient World, Garbini, Giovanni
4 The Ancient World
Garbini, Giovanni
New York - Toronto McGraw Hill 1966 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black clothboards with gold lettering on front and spine. Gold celestial illustration on front. Binding is tight and square. Front top board edge very slightly bumped. Clean endpapers illustrated with Ancient Middle Eastern map. Pages and edges are clean and bright with no writing or marks. 200 illustrations, 102 in full color. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped and has a few small closed edge tears, small 1/4 inch chip at base corner of spine. 176 pgs. with index. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/2 x 11-1/2". Art History. 014220

Price: 15.00 USD
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Night Never Ending, Komorowski, Eugenjusz Andrei (with Joseph L. Gilmore)
5 Night Never Ending
Komorowski, Eugenjusz Andrei (with Joseph L. Gilmore)
Chicago Henry Regnery 1974 0809290286 / 9780809290284 First Unknown Binding Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket, SIGNED by author Joseph Gilmore. Clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with very slight browning to front free endpaper from enclosed Wall Street Journal article on book subject (Katyn atrocity). Signed by author on front free endpaper: "Best wishes - Joseph L. Gilmore". 285 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. True story of the only survivor of the liquidation in Russia's Katyn Forest of 15,000 Polish soldier-prisoners - and of his 35-year flight from his would-be executioners. 024172

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6 Science, Prophecy and Prediction: Man's Effort to Foretell the Future, From Babylon to Wall Street
Lewinsohn, Richard
New York Bell Publishing Co. 1961 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
318 pgs. VG in VG DJ - new mylar cover. Very clean blue cloth book. Binding tight & square. No names or writing inside. Dustjacket is unchipped but has some light rubbing and a little wear to corners.Prophecy. 003049

Price: 10.00 USD
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Fellow Passengers: A Novel in Portraits, Louis Auchincloss
7 Fellow Passengers: A Novel in Portraits
Louis Auchincloss
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1989 0395498538 / 9780395498538 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean light blue boards with burgundy cloth spine, gold lettering on 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 bookplates. 223 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped; nice photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Fellow passengers are the people in the life of the main character, who spends his boyhood in the company of old-money aunts from Bar Harbor and polo-playing uncles from Angentina, stumbles upon the complexities of adulthood at Yale in the 1930s, and grows to worldly maturity at a Wall Street Law firm. 027243

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A Random Walk Down Wall Street - The Time-Tested Strategy for Successful Investing, Malkiel, Burton G.
8 A Random Walk Down Wall Street - The Time-Tested Strategy for Successful Investing
Malkiel, Burton G.
New York W. W. Norton 2007 0393062457 / 9780393062458 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First printing (full number line on copyright page) of the Revised edition (2007). Very clean book and dust jacket, as new condition. Maroon boards with black spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear, binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 414 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025914

Price: 15.00 USD
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China: Land of Charm and Beauty, No Author Listed
9 China: Land of Charm and Beauty
No Author Listed
Shanghai The Shanghai People's Fine Arts Publishing House 1964 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ DJ & Slipcase Jacket 
Dustjacket Fine, Book condition Fine, Slip case Fine. Clean bright dustjacket ( The entire dustjacket is a huge photograph of the Great Wall) unchipped. In original tan slipcase. Very clean ivory boards with gold Chinese lettering on cover, beige cloth spine with gold Chinese lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Beautiful glossy pages with full color and black & white photographs of China. 218 pgs. + table of contents at rear. pictorial tour of China and Peking. Folio. China. 008768

Price: 20.00 USD
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A Second Paradise - Indian Courtly Life 1590-1947, Patnaik, Naveen
10 A Second Paradise - Indian Courtly Life 1590-1947
Patnaik, Naveen
London Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd / Rupa & Co. 1985 0283992689 / 9780283992681 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Illustrated endpapers are clean (narrow area of darkening in gutter of front hinge); no names, writing or bookplates. Full color illustrations throughout by Banu, as well as vintage photograph illustrations. Introduction by Stuart Cary Welch. Editor's note (by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis). 192 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Depicts in art and text the days and anights of princely courts of India from the early Mughal emperors through the legendary rulers of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, going behind the harem wall to reveal the lives of royal women, the training of a courtesan, the preparation of a princess for the bridal chamber, the use of intoxicants to enhance the madness of passion. 022688

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The Moneychangers, Sinclair, Upton
11 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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The Pheasant-lined Vest of Charlie Freeman, Spooner, John D.
12 The Pheasant-lined Vest of Charlie Freeman
Spooner, John D.
Boston/Toronto Little Brown 1967 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean yellow endpapers. 310 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 010197

Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Ski Touring in New England: A Complete Cross Country Ski Book
Tapley, Lance
Lexington, Mass. Stone Wall Press 1973 0-913276-12X / 9780913276129 First Hardbound Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
192 pgs. Nr Fine in VG+ DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Very clean and tight hardbound yellow book with green cloth spine. Binding tight & square, pages bright, no names or writing inside. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with small closed tear (under 1") at bottom edge. Beautiful snowy New England scene on front of dust jacket.Travel. 003059

Price: 10.00 USD
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Judging the Horse - for Racing, Riding and Recreation, Wall, John F. And Frank Jennings
14 Judging the Horse - for Racing, Riding and Recreation
Wall, John F. And Frank Jennings
New York Wilfred Funk, Inc. 1955 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Milton Menasco, George Featherston and Staff Artists 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with red illustration, brown lettering on cover, brown lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean green endpapers; small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 208 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings. Illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, clean with exception of previous owner last name at top edge of front panel; no chips, slight edgewear at top spine edge, two short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A treasury of information on how to evaluate and judge the horse for all its manypurposes, yet it is written in a style so simple as to be appreciated and readily understood by the amateur as well as the professional horseman. 8vo. Horses. 015501

Price: 25.00 USD
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Wisdomkeepers: Meetings With Native American Spiritual Elders (The Earthsong Collection), Wall, Steve and Harvey Arden
15 Wisdomkeepers: Meetings With Native American Spiritual Elders (The Earthsong Collection)
Wall, Steve and Harvey Arden
Beyond Words Publishing 1990 0941831558 / 9780941831550 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
As new condition - clean hardcover book in clean unchipped original dust jacket. Green boards with green cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 128 pages. Clean dust jacket is unfaded, no chips, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027708

Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Exploring New England Shores: A Beachcomber's Handbook
Waters, John F.
Lexington, Mass. Stone Wall Press 1974 0-913276-09-X / 9780913276099 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean gold endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 198 pgs. Illustrated with photographs by the author, maps. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has some fading to spine and 1" closed tear at rear flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Information on coastline formation, shore ecology, crafts, aquariums, recipes, New England sea monsters, and more. 8 vo.. New England. 011024

Price: 15.00 USD
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