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The Pink Panther Cocktail Party - Pink-a-licious Drinks to Seduce and Entertain, Adam. Rocke
1 The Pink Panther Cocktail Party - Pink-a-licious Drinks to Seduce and Entertain
Adam. Rocke
Chicago Surrey Books 2004 1572840722 / 9781572840720 First Hardcover 
Clean hardcover book - first printing with full numberline on copyright page, celebrating 40 years of "The Pink Panther". No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright (a few tiny water spots to a couple of pages, barely visible). No names, writing or marks. Clean pink and white decorated endpapers. Color illustrations by SHAG. Includes advice on setting up your "Pink" bar, including glassware, utensils, garnishes, liquor glossary. 64 pages. Theme song CD included at rear in publisher's clear plastic envelope. Give a Pink Panther Cocktail Party and celebrate with the coolest of cats! Recipes for 85 pink-a-licious drinks, and a CD so you can listen to his theme songs. 026095

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Manual of Horsemanship - Instructions from Mexico's Renowned Escuela Ecuestre, Black, Harold
2 Manual of Horsemanship - Instructions from Mexico's Renowned Escuela Ecuestre
Black, Harold
New York Dodd, Mead 1974 0396069169 / 9780396069164 First Book Near Fine very good Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names,writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings by the author and photographs by Lois Hobart. 226 pp. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has some fading to spine, no chips, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The director of Mexico's great riding school Escuela Ecuestre presents the sort of advice about all aspects of horsemanship that earned international renown for the school. 018419

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The Maxims of Methuselah - Being the advice given by the Patriarch in his Nine Hundred Sixty and Ninth Year to his Great Grandson at Shem's Coming of Age in Regard to Women, Burgess, Gelett
3 The Maxims of Methuselah - Being the advice given by the Patriarch in his Nine Hundred Sixty and Ninth Year to his Great Grandson at Shem's Coming of Age in Regard to Women
Burgess, Gelett
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1907 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Louis D. Fancher, Illustrator 
First edition. Green cloth boards with large illustrated paste-on illustration on front and rear boards. Illustrations, Decorations, and Cover Design by Louis D. Fancher. Slight wear-through to corners and spine ends. Cover illustrations (front and back) are clean and unrubbed. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. All pages are decorated and clean. 108 pages. 023883

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A Basket of Herbs: A Book of American Sentiments, Campbell, Mary Mason, Deborah Greeley, Priscilla Sawyer Lord, Elisabeth W. Morss (editors)
4 A Basket of Herbs: A Book of American Sentiments
Campbell, Mary Mason, Deborah Greeley, Priscilla Sawyer Lord, Elisabeth W. Morss (editors)
Brattleboro/Lexington The Stephen Green Press 1983 0-8289-0500-2 / 9780828905008 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket Tasha Tudor, Illustrator 
Very clean green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 185 pgs. with original black & white drawings, color frontispiece and dustjacket by Tasha Tudor. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chip and 1/4" closed tear at base of spine, mere hint of edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book which praises over sixty herbs and their significance--quotes, poetry, and age-old advice on practical and medicinal uses. 6-1/2 x 7-1/2". Gardening. 010993

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Framed photograph with Barbara Cartland's autograph, oak leaf from tree planted by Elizabeth I, Cartland, Barbara
5 Framed photograph with Barbara Cartland's autograph, oak leaf from tree planted by Elizabeth I
Cartland, Barbara
England 1979 Paperback Very Good+ Signed
11" x 14" framed color photograph of author Barbara Cartland standing in front of a huge and ancient tree planted by Queen Elizabeth I of England, with her autograph below it (Love, Barbara Cartland), and a "Lucky Oak Leaf" from the tree in a see-through custom printed envelope below that. Also a typed 5-paragraph note from Barbara Cartland on her personal stationery on rear of framed picture regarding the oak leaf keepsake. Also included are three paperback romance novels by Miss Cartland in excellent condition (titles: The Prude and the Prodigal - Bantam, first printing,October, 1980; A Circus for Love - Pan, first printing, 1987; The Ghost Who Fell in Love, Bantam, first printing, 1979). After her death in May of 2000, Dame Barbara Cartland was interred at her private estate in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, under this very tree that had been planted by Queen Elizabeth I. Miss Cartland was the world's most prolific novelist who wrote 723 books in her lifetime, of which no less than 644 were romantic novels with worldwide sales of over 1 billion copies and her books were translated into 36 different languages. She also wrote historical biographies, 6 autobiographies, theatrical plays and books of advice on life, love, vitamins and cookery. In January, 1988, Cartland received the Medaille de Vermeil de la Ville de Paris, the highest honour of the city of Paris, for publishing 25 million books in France. She wrote her last book at age 97 and died just shy of her 99th birthday in May of 2000. 024117

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How to Get a Horse and Live With It, Conn, George H.
6 How to Get a Horse and Live With It
Conn, George H.
South Brunswick and New York A. S. Barnes and Company 1969 498-06873-0 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dustjacket. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date on front free endpaper, with small ink date stamp on front free endpaper. 262 pgs. with index. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings. Dustjacket is clean, not price clipped, with very slight rubbing, a few short closed edge tears, tiny chip to lower rear spine corner. Author's photo and brief biography on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Expert advice on choosing a horse and caring for it, tack and other stable equipment, health and disease, bad habits, breeding, etc. 018285

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Any Luck?, Connett, Eugene V.
7 Any Luck?
Connett, Eugene V.
Garden City, New York Garden City Publishing 1937 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean hardcover book with clean illustrated dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Pages are clean, but slightly yellowed. Illustrated with drawings. 231 pages. Clean dust jacket has a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book of practical advice for every trout fisherman. 026191

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The Great Wines of Italy, Dallas, Philip
8 The Great Wines of Italy
Dallas, Philip
Doubleday 1974 0385015534 / 9780385015530 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original dust jacket. Beige cloth boards with red cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, hint of light dust soiling. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with two vintage charts, maps. 399 pages with index. Dust jacket has short closed edge tears, faint stain at base of spine, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A guide to Italian wines from Piedmont to Calabria and the numerous wine-producing islands. With a light and humorous touch, the author surveys the whole Italian wine scene, describing in detail over 200 of Italy's finest, with firsthand advice on the best producers. 027164

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9 The Wines of New York
Dial, Tom
Utica, New York North Country Books 1986 1-55787-019-5 / 9781557870193 First Paperback Fine 
Very clean trade paperback in as-new condition. No fading, curling or creasing. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with maps and photographs. 163 pages. An interesting, if dated, but historically interesting overview of New York State wines, with some end advice about growing your own grapes. 027782

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THE PRACTICAL HUNTER'S DOG BOOK, Falk, John R
10 THE PRACTICAL HUNTER'S DOG BOOK
Falk, John R
New York Winchester Press 1971 0876910371 / 9780876910375 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First edition in clean jacket. Gold cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 314 pp. + index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, no chipping or tears, very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Sensible, expert advice on everything that really matters, from selecting a puppy to advanced field training. 019120

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The Practical Hunter's Dog Book, Falk, John R.
11 The Practical Hunter's Dog Book
Falk, John R.
Winchester Press 1971 0876910371 / 9780876910375 Third Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Third printing in unclipped dust jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper - no other marks. Thoroughly illustrated with photographs. Includes suggested further reading. 314 pages. Clean dust jacket has very slight edge wear, one short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Sensible, practical advice on everything that really matters, from selecting the puppy to advanced field training. 027108

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The Portable Wine Tour, Fallis, Catherine
12 The Portable Wine Tour
Fallis, Catherine
Global Book Publishing 2006 1740480155 / 9781740480154 Unknown Near Fine 
A lovely clean, boxed set containing 264 full-color cards, 48-page booklet. Country cards for both the Old and New Worlds provide information on each country's approach to winemaking, the types of wines for which it is known, and the qualities that make the wines notable and unique. Regional Cards cover more than 100 major wine-growing regions, featuring a general overview of each region, a detailed full-color map, a factfile, advice on how to get there, the names of the main producers, and a list of 12 best-quality or best-value wines from each region. 28 Varietal cards featuring descriptions of varietals produced across the glove, tasting notes, and lists of the best wines. These are cross-referenced to regional cards. Booklet covers topics such as grape varieties, matching food and wine, serving and storing wine, how to read a label, practical tips for wine touring and much more. Box is clean and in great condition, except for small closed tear to lid. 026632

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13 Collecting Wine: You and Your Cellar
Halliday, James
Australia HarperCollins 1998 0732265282 / 9780732265281 Revised Paperback Fine 
Very clean trade paperback (size approx. 6" x 9-1/4"). No creasing, chipping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with full color and black & white photographs. 188 pages with index. Australia's foremost wine expert and wine writer, James Halliday, offers his best advice on collecting, storing and enjoying fine wine. 027775

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Better Horsemanship, Hance, Lt. Col. J. E.
14 Better Horsemanship
Hance, Lt. Col. J. E.
London Country Life 1948 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped dustjacket. Brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on cover and spine. Boards are clean and unfaded, with a few small faint spots to spine. Publisher's crease to cloth on front board. Pages and edges are clean, with small previous owner inscription dated 1953 neatly penned on front free endpaper. 80 pp. with index. Liberally illustrated with black and white photographs. Dustjacket is clean, not price clipped (fifteen shillings on front inside flap), has small chips at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A supreme horseman shares his knowledge, stressing the importance of understanding the horse's mental outlook, wit hsound advice on clothes, deportment in the hunting field, procedure in the show ring, difficult horses, and the choice of tack. 020510

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15 How to Build a Million Dollar Fortune: The 14-day No-Nonsense Program to Start You on the Road to Riches
Hicks, Tyler G.
Rocklin, CA Prima Publishing & Communications 1989 0-914629-81-6 / 9780914629818 First Soft Cover Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean bright softcover book. No creasing, curling or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 260 pgs. with index. 8vo. Financial. 007697

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Diving The Indian Ocean, Jackson, Jack
16 Diving The Indian Ocean
Jackson, Jack
New York Rizzoli 1999 0847822338 / 9780847822331 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean first edition in beautiful unclipped dust jacket. Unfaded dark blue cloth boards with bright silver lettering on cover and spine. No wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean photo-illustrated dust jacket. No names, writing or marks. As new condition. Illustrated with maps, awe-inspiring photographs. 168 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped - enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Information and photographs from 95 of the Indian Ocean's most exciting and challenging dive sites, with contributions from many leading writers. Whether you want to plan a dive trip, or simply enjoy reading about diving with great white sharks, a team of well known divers and underwater photographers headed by author and award-winning photographer Jack jackson provides practical advice and a wealth of anecdotes about pioneering dives and spectacular discveries. More than 300 photographs, and detailed regional maps bring to life a wealth of dive sites. 026691

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How Does Your Garden Grow? - The Essential Home Garden Book, Jones, Pamela
17 How Does Your Garden Grow? - The Essential Home Garden Book
Jones, Pamela
New York Viking 1989 0670826367 / 9780670826360 First Book Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean original unclipped jacket. Very clean lavender boards with clean white cloth spine, unchipped metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean lavender endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 238 pp. with index. Illustrated with drawings by Bob Johnson. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An essential gardening book, with no-nonsense advice on how plan your garden, scout out natural pathways, observe sunlight patterns, select plants and seeds, and how to maintain it, weed it, propogate more plants, winterize, and more. 018776

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Berlin at Midnight, Joseph, Robert
18 Berlin at Midnight
Joseph, Robert
New York Greenberg 1948 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped jacket. Clean green cloth boards with hint of browning to edges. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean but slightly yellowed with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 292 pgs. Clean dustjacket (slight browning to edges), not price clipped, shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of a man who had been born and educated in Berlin. With the advent of Hitler, he was sent to the U.S. to be educated. As Hitler prepared for war, his parents urged him not to return to a doomed Europe. He followed their advice, and the last letter he received from his father reported that his mother had been arrested by the Nazis, then the blackout of all news. America entered the war and He was in the army. When it was over, he was back in the streets of Berlin, searching for his parents in a blighted city of rubble and death. The climas is chill-laden melodrama, filled with narrow escapes. 018630

Price: 35.00 USD
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19 Since You Ask Me
Landers, Ann
Englewood Cliffs Prentice Hall 1961 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket Signed
Second printing, signed by author. Clean gold cloth boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. SIGNED and inscribed (Sincerely, with best wishes, Ann Landers) on front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, chip at top front edge (1-1/2" x 1/2") and top rear edge (about same size). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 005834

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First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner, Lyon, W. E.
20 First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner
Lyon, W. E.
New York Charles Scribner 1934 First Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket W. E. Lyon 
First Edition, First Printing, with "A" on copyright page. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. No names, writing or marks. Slight browning to endpapers. Illustrated with drawings in red and black by Humphrey Dixon. 128 pp. with index. Scarce dustjacket is not price clipped, is age-toned with light soiling, chipping and long closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Well-written, clearly illustrated book with practical advice on the diagnosis and cure of ailments of the horse. Notes in tet are interspersed with diagrams, and the two-color printing used shows at a glance the ailments most likely to occur. 020366

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