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The Net, Beach, Rex
1 The Net
Beach, Rex
New York A. L. Burt 1912 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Walter Tittle, Illustrator 
A. L. Burt edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean light green cloth boards with white lettering, dark green line border on cover, white 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 marks. Four illustrations by Walter Tittle. 333 pages. Illustrated dust jacket has tiny chips at spine corners, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025537

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2 Lady of Roanoke
Bothwell, Jean
New York Holt Rinehart Winston 1965 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean brown boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean blue endpapers. 255 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, price clipped, with one small spot of surface wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Historical Fiction. 010437

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Aesop and His Fables (Little Folk's Library Second Series), Bryce, Catherine T. And Edna Turpin
3 Aesop and His Fables (Little Folk's Library Second Series)
Bryce, Catherine T. And Edna Turpin
New York/Chicago Newson & Co. 1928 First Soft Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Walter Crane and Other Artists 
Clean color illustrated softcover book with stapled binding. Small faint name at top edge of front cover. 48 pgs. with color illustrations. No writing, marks or tears. 4-1/2 x 5-3/4". 011443

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Canterbury Tales, Chaucer, Geoffrey
4 The Canterbury Tales
Chaucer, Geoffrey
New York Modern Library 1946 Second Modern Library Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library 161.2 in 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, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (previous owner name neatly stamped at top of front free endpaper, top of title page). Edited by Rev. Walter W. Skeat (the famous "Skeat" edition"), Introduction by Louis Untermeyer. 642 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), 405 titles listed on inverse of jacket; no chips, very light surface rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026417

Price: 15.00 USD
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5 In Contempt
Darden, Christopher with Jess Walter
New York Regan Books 1996 0-06-039183-9 / 9780060391836 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
387 pgs. Nr Fine in Nr Fine DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Clean and tight hardbound black book with no names or writing inside. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped.Law. 002698

Price: 10.00 USD
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Captain Macklin, Davis, Richard Harding
6 Captain Macklin
Davis, Richard Harding
New York Charles Scribner 1902 First Hardcover Very Good minus no dust jacket Walter Appleton Clark, Illustrator 
First Edition, published September 1902. Clean decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram of Walter Appleton Clark in lower left corner of illustration on cover). Upper right corner of front board is bumped. Unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying, very slight surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean endpapers - no names,writing or bookplates. Gilt upper text block edges. Illustrated by Walter Appleton Clark (seven illustrations including frontispiece with tissue guard). 329 pages. 026625

Price: 15.00 USD
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Country Cousins, Dyer, Walter A.
7 Country Cousins
Dyer, Walter A.
New York Doubleday Page & Co. 1927 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Charles Livingston Bull, Illustrator 
Very Clean green ribbed cloth boards with stamped gilt lettering and illustration on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to spine edges, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Color illustrated endpapers are clean, with no names, writing or marks. Beautiful illustrations by Charles Livingston Bull. 169 pgs. 8vo. Children's. 013979

Price: 45.00 USD
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Skyline Camps - A Note Book of a Wanderer in Our Northwestern Mountains, Eaton, Walter Prichard
8 Skyline Camps - A Note Book of a Wanderer in Our Northwestern Mountains
Eaton, Walter Prichard
U.S.A. W. A. Wilde Company 1922 First Hardcover Good no dust jacket Fred H. Kiser, Illustrator 
Brown cloth boards with large unchipped paste-on illustration on cover, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Slight bumping and wear, tiny puncture to rear board near spine edge. A solid reading copy. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Full page photographic illustrations with descriptions from beautiful locations in the Northwest U.S. such as St. Mary Lake, Lake Chelan, Glacier Park, Crater Lake, Mount Jefferson, the Continental Divide and many more. 245 pages. 024033

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Mostly Canallers, Edmonds, Walter D.
9 Mostly Canallers
Edmonds, Walter D.
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1934 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean orange cloth boards with blue woodcut illustration on cover and spine, blue lettering. No fading, fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with woodcut on front and rear free endpaper by Norman Kent. Very tiny previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 467 pages. Dust jacket with illustration by Francis C. Kensley has slight edge wear and very light soiling, 1" closed edge tear at front spine fold, very shallow chipping at spine ends (approx. 1/8"). Not price clipped. Wonderful photo and bio of author on rear planel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Scarce in a dust jacket. Twenty-four stories of life on and along the Erie Canal by master storyteller Walter D. Edmonds, author of "Rome Haul" and "The Big Barn." 027369

Price: 85.00 USD
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The Big Barn, Edmonds, Walter D.
10 The Big Barn
Edmonds, Walter D.
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1930 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped original jacket. Clean, unfaded black cloth boards with bright orange lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 333 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unclipped (2.00 on front inside flap), has small chip (1/4" depth) at bottom rear spine corner, slight chipping at top spine corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The scene of this novel is the canal valleys of New York in the mid-1800's. The story is of a strong and powerful man who brought the Erie Canal within reach of his farms, held a stag captive in his back yard, and built the biggest barn ever seen in the East. As the big barn is built, so is the family undermined by the hostility of two brothers loving the same woman, and the passion which threatens their home. 023235

Price: 95.00 USD
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North By Northeast, Ellis, Ray and Walter Cronkite
11 North By Northeast
Ellis, Ray and Walter Cronkite
Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.A. Oxmoor House 1986 0-8487-0641-2 / 9780848706418 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Ray Ellis, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition. Clean teal blue cloth boards with blind-stamped lighthouse on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 118 pgs. Beautifully illustrated with watercolors by Ray Ellis, and water color print laid in by Ray Ellis (11 x 14 - "Underweigh at Dawn"). Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, unfaded, with one tiny closed tear to rear flap top fold (1/16"), corner price clip to top corner of front inside flap. 12-1/2" x 15-1/2". New England. 016149

Price: 75.00 USD
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The Black Stallion and Satan, Farley, Walter
12 The Black Stallion and Satan
Farley, Walter
New York Random House 1949 Ninth Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket Milton Menasco, Illustrator 
Ninth printing of the first edition in original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with black illustration of racing horse on cover, black lettering and horizontal line decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with exception of very narrow black line along first few bottom page edges from old style black bordered mylar cover. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 208 pgs. with illustrations by Milton Menasco. Exceptionally clean, bright color illustrated dustjacket, unchipped, no tears, with soft vertical crease to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A really nice clean and solid book and dustjacket. 5-3/4" x 8-1/4". 016956

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Black Stallion's Filly, Farley, Walter
13 The Black Stallion's Filly
Farley, Walter
New York Random House 1952 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Milton Menasco, Illustrator 
Stated First Printing in clean unclipped jacket. Very clean reddish brown cloth boards with black lettering and horse decoration on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Milton Menasco. 309 pages. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped (correct 200/200 identification for first edition in upper corner of front inside flap); unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023044

Price: 95.00 USD
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The Blood Bay Colt, Farley, Walter
14 The Blood Bay Colt
Farley, Walter
New York Random House 1950 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Milton Menasco, Illustrator 
Clean red cloth boards with white lettering on cover and spine, illustration of horse in blue box on spine. Hint of slightest surface wear to corners, no fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with slight browning to endpapers. 307 pgs. Dustjacket is unfaded, has small shallow edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 013548

Price: 35.00 USD
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Reporting America at War An Oral History, Ferrari, Michelle
15 Reporting America at War An Oral History
Ferrari, Michelle
Hyperion Books 2003 1401300723 / 9781401300722 First Hardcover Near Fine fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition with full number line. Very clean beige boards with brown spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks 256 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Great war reporters from World War II to the present, including Edward R. Murrow, Walter Cronkite, David Halberstam, Peter Arnett, Morley Safer, Chistiane Amanpour, and more. 018221

Price: 12.00 USD
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16 The Pony Express
Forman, Henry James and Walter Woods
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1925 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Very light wear to corners. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated with scenes from the photoplay (Paramount Pictures). 007698

Price: 6.00 USD
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Houdini's Fabulous Magic, Gibson, Walter B. And Morris N. Young
17 Houdini's Fabulous Magic
Gibson, Walter B. And Morris N. Young
Philadelphia/New York Chilton Company 1961 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Illustrated 
Clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 214 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few small edge chips, slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Incredible escapes, fantastic sleight-of-hand--Houdini's most challenging performances are dramatically portrayed in this book which was written with the aid of Houdini's own scrapbook and notes. 8vo. Magic. 011447

Price: 20.00 USD
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A Percentage of the Take: A Classic Case of Big-City Corruption, Goodman, Walter
18 A Percentage of the Take: A Classic Case of Big-City Corruption
Goodman, Walter
New York Farrar Straus Giroux 1971 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Printing. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 226 pgs. with index. Illustrated with eight pages of photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Fascinating account of the rapid rise and fall of the former close friend of NYC Mayor John Lindsay, who served for an incredible term as New York's Commissioner of Water Supply, Gas and Electricity. 8vo. True Crime. 016742

Price: 25.00 USD
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Vermont Valley, Hard, Walter
19 Vermont Valley
Hard, Walter
Middlebury, VT Vermont Books 1958 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean illustrated boards with brown lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 187 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear or tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. As new condition, fine collectible quality. 8vo. Poetry. 011815

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Heartland, Havighurst, Walter
20 The Heartland
Havighurst, Walter
New York Harper & Row 1962 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine. Small dent to title box on spine. No fraying, no bumped corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 400 pages with index. Illustrations and jacket design by Grattan Condon. Dustjacket is not price clipped, clean, with several closed edge tears up to 1-1/4". Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022608

Price: 15.00 USD
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