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1 The Dragon in the Cliff
Cole, Sheila
New York Lothrop Lee and Shepard 1991 0-688-10196-8 / 9780688101961 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket T. C. Farrow, Illustrator 
Very clean brown boards with black lettering on tan cloth spine. Rear board very slightly bowed. No surface wear or fraying. Binding is tight and square. Pages, edges and endpapers are very clean, crisp and bright; no writing or marks. 210 pgs. Clean, bright dustjacket is not price clipped, no chips, no tears, creases or soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel based on the life of Mary Anning. 8 Vo. Children's. 014881

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Bookman's Manual - A Guide to Literature, Graham, Bessie
2 The Bookman's Manual - A Guide to Literature
Graham, Bessie
New York BR. R. Bowker Co. 1924 Second edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Clean beige cloth boards with green title box on cover and green lettering on spine. A little wear to front right board edge and corner. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 627 pages with index. An introduction to book knowledge with discussion of editions and their publishers of use to book sellers and collectors. 021274

Price: 20.00 USD
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The A. Edward Newton Collection of Books and Manuscripts - Part One - A - D, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.
3 The A. Edward Newton Collection of Books and Manuscripts - Part One - A - D
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc.
New York Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc. 1941 First Hardcover Good good Jacket 
Hardcover book and original dust jacket detailing the public exhibition and sale of A. Edward Newton's book collection on April 16 - April 18, 1941, following the famous book collector's death. This book comprises Part One of the sale (books with authors last names beginning with A - D). Book is blue-gray paper covered boards with black lettering on cover and spine. One inch chip to paper at top spine edge, wear and short closed tear at bottom spine edge. Clean book, binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Beautiful black and white photographic endpapers (Newston reading in his lovely library in front of book; exterior photograph of Oak Knoll - his home - on rear endpapers). Frontispiece photo portrait of Newton. Book includes many images from items offered in the sale, including some in full color with tissue guards. Only markings in book are a few "price realized" numbers noted in soft pencil in margins. 230 pages. Dust jacket has edge chips and closed tears, but is quite clean and has a terrific photo of Newton standing in front of his book cases on front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Offers many great details in description of rare books by prominent authors offered for sale during the dispersal of this famous collection. 023435

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Books and Bidders, Rosenbach, A. S. W.
4 Books and Bidders
Rosenbach, A. S. W.
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1927 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, Published November, 1927. Brown cloth boards with stamped gold lettering and small auction gavel on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, slightest hint of fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Small and tasteful previous owner bookplate on front paste down. No other marks. Illustrated with drawings, photos and facsimiles. 311 pages with index. 025251

Price: 45.00 USD
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The Clarks of Cooperstown - Their Singer Sewing Machine Fortune, Their Great and Influential Art Colletions, Their Forty-Year Feud, Weber, Nicholas Fox
5 The Clarks of Cooperstown - Their Singer Sewing Machine Fortune, Their Great and Influential Art Colletions, Their Forty-Year Feud
Weber, Nicholas Fox
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2007 0307263479 / 9780307263476 First Hardcover 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean ivory paper-covered boards with gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated in full color and black and white. 420 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, small faint stain to upper left corner tip. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027109

Price: 18.00 USD
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More About Collecting, Yoxall, Sir James
6 More About Collecting
Yoxall, Sir James
Toronto, Canada J. M. Dent 1913 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Decorated binding - slate blue ribbed cloth boards with blue-black lettering on cover and spine - cover has illustration of collector examing a vase, clocks, armour and other collectibles in background. No date of publication - circa 1913. Small points of wear to two corners. Clean, binding is tight, pages and edges are clean, with dark blue top-stained uppoer page edges, clean endpapers. No names or bookplates. Illustrated with photographs, including frontispiece with tissue guard. A few pages have been roughly opened, tearing margins. 339 pages with index. 025215

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