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My Favorite Stories of the Great Outdoors - Nature Lover's Treasury, Andrews, Roy Chapman (Editor)
1 My Favorite Stories of the Great Outdoors - Nature Lover's Treasury
Andrews, Roy Chapman (Editor)
New York Greystone Press 1950 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Light blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Hint of fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Selected, and with an Introduction, by Roy Chapman andrews - noted explorer and naturalist and at the time, Honorary Director of the American Museum of Natural History. 404 pages. Clean dust jacket has short closed edge tears at folds, a few small edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A host of great nature stories by such great writers as William Beebe, Ernest Thompson Seton, Joseph Conrak, Louis Bromfield, Zane Grey, Jack London, John Muir, and many more. 023870

Price: 18.00 USD
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Land of High Horizons - An Intimate Interpretation of the The Great Smokies, Bowman, Elizabeth Skaggs
2 Land of High Horizons - An Intimate Interpretation of the The Great Smokies
Bowman, Elizabeth Skaggs
Kingsport, Tennessee Southern Publishers, Inc. 1948 Fifth Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Clean hardcover book, SIGNED by the author, in original dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with dark blue lettering, gold line decoration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean map-illustrated endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page as follows: "Inscribed to Josephine Seikel with good wishes and the hope that you will enjoy this armchair trip through the Great Smokies - Sincerely, Elizabeth S. Bowman." Illustrated with wonderful black and white photographs. 212 pages. Clean dust jacket is illustrated by Carlos C. Campbell, showing a view from Mt. LeConte--looking across the vast Greenbrier wilderness area to Mt. Guyot, Mt. Chapman and other high peaks. Jacket has slight edge wear, a few very small edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The beauty, history, geology, legends and traditions of the Great Smoky Mountains. 027171

Price: 30.00 USD
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3 T. Tembarom
Burnett, Frances Hodgson
New York The Century Co. 1913 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Charles S. Chapman, Illustrator 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding. Signed binding - BS - Bertha Stuart. Clean brown cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Very light corner wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. 518 pgs. 008711

Price: 12.00 USD
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T. Tembarom, Burnett, Frances Hodgson
4 T. Tembarom
Burnett, Frances Hodgson
New York Century Company 1914 First Hardcover Near Fine Fair Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in original jacket. Very clean, unfaded rust cloth boards with bright unchipped gold lettering and decoration on cover, spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by Charles S. Chapman. 518 pages. Dust jacket has large piece missing (base of spine to below center) and chipping at top spine edge; age-toning and edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023107

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Sports Car Engine - Its Tuning and Modification, Campbell, Colin
5 The Sports Car Engine - Its Tuning and Modification
Campbell, Colin
London Chapman & Hall, Ltd. 1963 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Red cloth boards with black title box, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Profusely illustrated with photographs and diagrams. 322 pages with index. Clean dust jacket has numerous closed tears - is now protected in clear archival quality mylar cover. 025175

Price: 30.00 USD
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Lightest Africa, Chapman, F. Spencer
6 Lightest Africa
Chapman, F. Spencer
London Chatto & Windus 1955 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean yellow cloth boards with black 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 (small previous owner name neatly penned on front free endpaper). Full color frontispiece photo illustration of Masai girl with gourds for cows' blood and milk. Many more color and monochrome plates. 288 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket has very shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4" max). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026276

Price: 20.00 USD
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7 Tortricid Fauna of Apple in New York (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae); Including an Account of apples' Occurrence in the State, Especially as a Naturalized Plant
Chapman, P. J. And S. E. Lienk
Geneva, NY New York State Agricultural Exp. Station / Cornell University 1971 Special Publication Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering and illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 122 pgs. Illustrated with photographs and full color plates. 8-1/2 x 11". Agriculture. 007021

Price: 25.00 USD
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Mother of Pearl, France, Anatole
8 Mother of Pearl
France, Anatole
New York John Lane, The Bodley Head / Dodd Mead 1922 Stated Third Edition Hardcover Very Good+ no dustjacket 
Very clean unfaded red cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering and decoration on cover, gold lettering and decoration on spine. Light surface wear to corners, no bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean red top-stained page edges. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 291 pgs. Translated by Frederic Chapman. 017676

Price: 10.00 USD
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Lessons on Decorative Design - An Elementary Text Book of Principles and Practice, Jackson, Frank G.
9 Lessons on Decorative Design - An Elementary Text Book of Principles and Practice
Jackson, Frank G.
London Chapman & Hall 1900 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Very clean green cloth binding with black lettering and pretty gold decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking. Slight bowing to boards. Clean black endpapers, with very tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 173 pages, profusely illustrated with fine examples of decorative design. A few small underlinings and marginal comments in pencil. 021329

Price: 50.00 USD
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Soldiers Three & Other Stories, Kipling, Rudyard
10 Soldiers Three & Other Stories
Kipling, Rudyard
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1920 Cameo Classics Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Cameo Classics Edition. Clean red cloth boards with raised ivory cameo on cover. Gold lettering on cover and spine. Fading to cloth on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers (tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper). Illustrated by Paul Chapman. Preface by the author. No date of publication, circa 1920. 242 pages. 027461

Price: 10.00 USD
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If You Touch Them They Vanish, Morris, Gouverneur
11 If You Touch Them They Vanish
Morris, Gouverneur
New York Scribners 1913 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Charles S. Chapman, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing (Published October, 1913) decorated American trade binding. Dark blue ribbed cloth boards with elaborate green and gold decoration, gold lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Light soiling (a few faint spots). A few pinhead size spots of wear to corner and edge. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. With illustrations by Charles S. Chapman, including color frontispiece with tissue guard (total of eight full page color illustrations). 146 pages. 025365

Price: 25.00 USD
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