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A Night of Their Own, Abrahams, Peter
1 A Night of Their Own
Abrahams, Peter
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1965 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean black boards with black cloth spine, silver decorative band on boards and spine, silver lettering. Light bumping and fading to edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has small corner chips at spine, light wear at top and bottom of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007834

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Dead and Buried: the Horrible History of Bodysnatching, Adams, Norman
2 Dead and Buried: the Horrible History of Bodysnatching
Adams, Norman
New York Bell Publishing Company 1972 0517135973 / 9780517135976 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (letterline on copyright page begins with "a") in clean dust jacket. Clean gray boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs.152 pages. Clean dust jacket has a few tiny edge nicks and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The horrible history of body-snatching, which reached its peak at the beginning of the 19th century. Fron Land's End to John o'Groats, people lived and died in terror of the bodysnatchers, for the old saying you are worth more dead than alive was never as true as in those days, when the ressurectionists busied themselves in the graveyards of the land at the dead of night--in search of "things for the surgeon." 026845

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Out Without My Rubbers, Anderson, John Murray (As told to Hugh Abercrombie Anderson)
3 Out Without My Rubbers
Anderson, John Murray (As told to Hugh Abercrombie Anderson)
New York Library Publishers 1954 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped original jacket. Dark blue cloth boards with yellow lettering on cover and spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean beautifully decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Frontis photo portrait of John Murray Anderson. 253 pages with index. Dustjacket is bright, not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), shallow chipping at top spine edge, light edge wear with short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The memoirs of a great Broadway showman, producer of twenty-nine major Broadway musicals, seven circuses for Ringling Brothers and four aquacades for Billy Rose, along with a multitude of movie stage shows, night club shows, pageants and motion pictures. 022395

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A Knight in Denim, Benson, Ramsey
4 A Knight in Denim
Benson, Ramsey
New York Charles Scribner 1912 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (Published March, 1912) in original dust jacket. Very clean deep green cloth boards with red decorative title box and lettering on cover, red lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. No cracking. Pages and edges are clean; small previous owner typed note tipped in on front paste down. No other marks. 307 pages. Dust jacket is clean, with a few shallow edge chips, short closed tears; price of 1.25 net on spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This novel is the story of a soldier returned from war to the farm country of Nebraska, how he adopted the community and became the oddest of its oddities; how he played the part of man of all work and night in denim to his lady, the Mistress of Throstlewood Farm -- all told with fine humor and pathos. 025477

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Friday Night Lights - A Town, a Team, and a Dream, Bissinger, H. G.
5 Friday Night Lights - A Town, a Team, and a Dream
Bissinger, H. G.
Addison Wesley Publishing Co. 1990 0201196778 / 9780201196771 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing ("First Printing, July 1990" with letter line beginning with "A"). Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 357 pgs. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears; mere hint of light surface rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Book documents the coach and players of a high school football team of Odessa, Texas and the town's obsession with the game. Made into a film in 2004 and a television series which premiered in 2006. 018507

Price: 120.00 USD
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The Burglar on the Prowl, Block, Lawrence
6 The Burglar on the Prowl
Block, Lawrence
New York William Morrow 2004 0060198303 / 9780060198305 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean green boards with blue spine, red lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No previous owner names, writing or marks. 320 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A rollicking good bibliomystery as Bernie Rhodenbarr, bookseller by day and burglar by night, goes on the prowl and lands in a tangled mess of murders. 023380

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The Hills Around Havana, Bottume, Carl
7 The Hills Around Havana
Bottume, Carl
New York Appleton Century 1948 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with (1) on last page of text, in clean unclipped jacket. Green cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying, hint of light surface wear at bottom spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 297 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has small chip at top front panel edge, very small chip at top spine corner. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A romantic novel set in Havana, Cuba, with its lush setting, slightly shopworn grandeur, and its all-night bars. 020435

Price: 60.00 USD
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Night in Bombay, Bromfield, Louis
8 Night in Bombay
Bromfield, Louis
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1940 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with black title box on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean (slight tanning). 351 pages. Jacket has very light soiling, small corner chip at upper rear spine corner. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022628

Price: 14.00 USD
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Night in Bombay, Bromfield, Louis
9 Night in Bombay
Bromfield, Louis
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1940 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with gold title box on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 351 pgs. 8vo. Fiction. 016559

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Supplemental Nights to the Book of the Thousand nights and a Night with Notes anthropological and Explanatory (Volume III), Burton, Richard F.
10 Supplemental Nights to the Book of the Thousand nights and a Night with Notes anthropological and Explanatory (Volume III)
Burton, Richard F.
The Burton Club for Private Subscribers Only De Luxe Edition (Limited to 250 copies) Half-Leather Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
De Luxe Edition, Limited to 250 copies (this copy is No. 36). Volume III only. Blue cloth boards with brown leather corners and spine with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Wear-through to corner tips, lighter wear to leather edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean marbled blue endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. Additional illustrations with tissue guards. Pages are clean and bright, no foxing. Deckled page edges. 304 pgs. 6-3/4" x 9-3/4". Literature. 013125

Price: 25.00 USD
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All Night Long, Caldwell, Erskine
11 All Night Long
Caldwell, Erskine
New York Duell, Sloan, & Pierce 1942 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Fading to top spine edge (1/8"). No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 283 pgs. Bright illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap); has very shallow chipping at top spine edge, hint of fading to spine, hint of soiling to rear panel. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel about Russian guerrillas carrying on the terrible struggle on the border between White Russia and Great Russia on the Central Front. When the Germans strike through this region, the guerrillas band together in a marsh under the leadership of a heroic brigadier, Pavlenko. They send out parties on night raids to wreck trains, burn down radio stations, kill sentries, ambush German trucks. 017512

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Alaska Challenge, Clarke, Tom E.
12 Alaska Challenge
Clarke, Tom E.
New York Lothrop, Lee and Shepard 1959 Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean book in illustrated dust jacket designed by Kurt Werth. Clean green cloth boards with stamped black lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping 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. 222 pages. Clean bright illustrated jacket has a few tiny chips at top spine edge, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An action and adventure novel for young people, set in Alaska during the summertime. It had started out to be a miserable summer for Jerry Nelson--with his father in the hospital recovering from an auto accident and his mother so worried about him--and about finances, too. And Jerry only adding to her worries! At least that was the way it looked the night he was picked up in a car driven by a hot-rodding friend and escorted home by the police. And then the embarrassment of finding his Uncle Ed there in the living room with his mother - well, that was the end! Humiliated and resentful, Jerry doesn't even realize that his luck has turned. And when his uncle offers to take him along to Alaska with the promise of a job for the summer working his gold claim, he accepts reluctantly, and though he is the one doing the favor! 026347

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The Night Hawk, Cory, Desmond
13 The Night Hawk
Cory, Desmond
London Hodder & Stoughton 1969 340 10856 8 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Printed 1969" on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black boards with bright gold letteirng on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 189 pgs. Clean jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, hint of very light edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Psychological thriller involving a scholar-assassin. 018797

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Morning Noon and Night, Cozzens, James Gould
14 Morning Noon and Night
Cozzens, James Gould
New York Harcourt, Brace & World 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on front and spine. Binding is tight and square. Light fading to gold lettering on spine. Very clean orange/brown endpapers. Light burgundy top stained page edges. Pagess are clean and bright; clean endpapers; no writing or marks. 408 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped; with some very tiny closed tears and slight wear to top/base of spine. Black and white photograph and short biography of author on rear inner flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Fiction. 014404

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Strange Case of Eleanor Cuyler, Crosby, Kingsland
15 The Strange Case of Eleanor Cuyler
Crosby, Kingsland
New York Dodd Mead 1910 First Hardcover Good No Dust jacket Harrison Fisher, Illustrator 
First Edition, published September, 1910 - Decorated American Trade Binding, with color frontispiece by Harrison Fisher. Black cloth boards with oval portrait of young woman in upper front corner, stamped cream decoration depicting streetcar, street lights, and lights of background city buildings at night. Stamped red lettering on cover and spine. Light soiling to rear panel. Small spots of wear-through at all four spine corners and board corner tips. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Red top-stained text block edges all around. Previous owner name neatly penned on front fixed endpaper - some browning to endpapers. 339 pages. 025274

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Escape the Night, Eberhart, Mignon G.
16 Escape the Night
Eberhart, Mignon G.
New York Random House 1944 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean beige cloth boards with slight soiling to outside edges. Small bump to one corner tip and top spine edge. No fraying or wear. Circular Random House logo decoration on cover, dark blue lettering and decoration on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Light soiling to endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Clean bright illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chips at spine corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A suspenseful murder novel set on the coast of California. 5-1/2" x 8". Mystery. 017115

Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Seven Against the Night
Eldridge, Paul
New York/London Thomas Yoseloff 1960 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean burgundy cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No fraying, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names or bookplates. 539 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very short closed edge tears (1/4" or less). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of seven great men who changed history by waging battle against the forces of darkness--fears, superstitions and prejudice. 8vo. History. 008738

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Christmas Eve on Lonesome - and other stories, Fox, John Jr.
18 Christmas Eve on Lonesome - and other stories
Fox, John Jr.
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1904 Hardcover Very Good Fair Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in original dust jacket. Green cloth boards with black lettering and pine cone decoration on cover and spine. Small closed tear to cloth at base of spine, slight fading at top spine edge. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. Color frontispiece illustration with clean tissue guard. 234 pages. Illustrated dust jacket is separated at rear flap fold, has piece missing at top of spine (top 2"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Stories include: Christmas Eve on Lonesome; The Army of the Callaban; The Last Stetson; The Pardon of Becky Day; A Crisis forthe Guard; Christmas Night with Satan. 025536

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The Night of Time, Fulop-Miller, Rene
19 The Night of Time
Fulop-Miller, Rene
Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1955 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in unchipped jacket. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear; Tiny pin-head size hole to gutter near base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Translated from the German by Richard & Clara Winston. 338 pp. Dust jacket is price clipped on front corner of inside flap, no chips, a few tiny spots of wear at spine folds, small faint water stain at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020735

Price: 25.00 USD
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Dreemz of the Night, Harrington, Joyce
20 Dreemz of the Night
Harrington, Joyce
New York St. Martin's Press 1987 0312005903 / 9780312005900 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition (first printing, with full number line), SIGNED by author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page as follows: "June 25, 1987 - Dear Pat & Ed, Come ride the subway with me - the best is yet to be - Maybe not in this one, but just wait until Alex and Edie go honky-tonking across Texas! - Love, Joyce." 295 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Into the dark and bewildering world of New York City's subway graffiti artists goes young Alex Carlson in search of his brother's killer. By Edgar Award-winning author. 027819

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