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A Hilltop Summer, Keith, Alyn Yates
1 A Hilltop Summer
Keith, Alyn Yates
Boston Lee and Shepard 1894 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Yellow-beige cloth boards with brown decoration and gold lettering on cover and spine. A few small spots to rear board. Tiny spots of wear at upper and lower spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 110 pp. with black and white illustrations and page decorations. 020723

Price: 20.00 USD
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Broken Patterns: The Education of a Quarterback, Tarkenton, Fran (as Told to Brock Yates)
2 Broken Patterns: The Education of a Quarterback
Tarkenton, Fran (as Told to Brock Yates)
New York Simon & Schuster 1971 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean, with clean yellow endpapers (no names, writing or marks). Small remainder mark on top page edges near spine. 191 pgs. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean, unchipped dustjacket with small corner price clip to front inside flap, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 015229

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The Berry Scene, Yates, Dornford
3 The Berry Scene
Yates, Dornford
New York G. P. Putnam's 1947 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First American Edition. Clean unfaded dark green cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 313 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny edge chips at top and bottom spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. By the author of Jonah & Co., Berry & Co., Blood Royal and An Eye for a Tooth. A humorous story by an author who had a huge following (these books have become quite scarce). The Berry Scene covers a long period and brings four charming companions through World War II, when England is no longer afforded the delights they had known and loved so well, to face a very different kind of life but with the same zest for living, a time when motor cars were first making their appearance on the narrow English roads. 8vo. Fiction. 015822

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Wife Apparent (Lady in Waiting), Yates, Dornford
4 Wife Apparent (Lady in Waiting)
Yates, Dornford
London Ward Lock & Co. 1956 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dustjacket. Stated "First Published 1956" on tipped in copyright page (with printed explanation: "Not until this book and its dust-cover had been printed was it discovered that another novel was shortly to appear bearing the title, LADY-IN-WAITING, which I had chosen. In these days of expensive paper and high production costs, to "scrap" one whole edition was unthinkable. So we have done the best we can, and I must beg for the indulgence of my customers. The new title is by no means inappropriate. Indeed, it only means that my lady-in-waiting will no longer play the title-role. - Dornford Yates." Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. One tiny very faint spot to front free endpaper; no names, writing or bookplates. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4" deep) extending slightly to rear panel edge, hint of very light soiling/age toning to white rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 017865

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The Niagara Story - Pictorial Guide to Niagara Falls, Yates, Raymond F.
5 The Niagara Story - Pictorial Guide to Niagara Falls
Yates, Raymond F.
Niagara Falls, Canada R. B. Harper 1952 Canadian Edition Paperback Near Fine 
Large paperback with stapled binding, color cover illustration. Size approx. 9" x 12". Cover and pages are all clean and in excellent condition. No names, writing or marks. An amazing guide to the Niagara Falls, illustrated with historical and breathtaking black and white photographs, informative text. 56 pages. 027256

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