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101 Last Things
Snow, C. P.
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1970 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean pale green cloth boards with black title box on spine, gold lettering and decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean black endpapers. 435 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with mere hint of wear at spine edges. Photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "With this novel C. P. Snow has completed the famous "Strangers and Brothers" sequence--a major, unrivaled achievement in contemporary literature." 8vo. Fiction. 009522

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Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast, Snow, Edward Rowe
102 Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast
Snow, Edward Rowe
Boston Yankee Publishing Company 1944 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean Second Edition in dust jacket with lovely map laid in. Maroon cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with beautifully illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white plates, mostly photographs, some of them rare. 354 pages, with index of Souther New England Shipwrecks. Folded map of Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay including Cape Cod and Cape Ann is in perfect condition (laid in). Jacket is clean (slightly age-toned), with small chip at base of spine and very shallow chipping at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023105

Price: 40.00 USD
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103 Ever Since Eve: Personal Reflections on Childbirth
Sorel, Nancy Caldwell
New York/Oxford Oxford University Press 1984 0-19-503460-0 / 9780195034608 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean gold boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 388 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, slightly age-toned, has small chip at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book that brings together the reactions of a wide array of women--rich and poor, famous and not-so-famous, contemporary and historic, American and European and even Eskimo, told in their own words. 8vo. Women. 011349

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104 My Connemara
Steichen, Paula
New York Harcourt, Brace & World 1969 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean blue boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Blue endpapers. No names or bookplates. Pages and edges are clean and bright. 178 pgs. illustrated with 47 photographs. Very clean unchipped dustjacket, not price clipped, no wear or tears, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Carl Sandburg's granddaughter tells what it was like to grow up close to the land on the famous poet's North Carolina mountain farm. 008811

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105 The Child's Own Art Book
Strong, Helen and LeCocq, Maurice
New York Brentanos 1919 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
47 pgs. VG+ Large book (11-1/2" x 8-3/4") with illustrated cover (B&W plate of "The Melon Eaters") A book to inspire children to an interest in fine art. 20 b & w full page plates of famous works of art. A beautiful book. Clean, binding tight. Very little wear. P/O name on FFE. Plates include work of Titian, da Vinci,Rubens, Rembrandt, Raphael, Botticelli. A very scarce book. Oversize. First Edition. 001407

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The Passionate Pirate, Strouse, Norman H.
106 The Passionate Pirate
Strouse, Norman H.
North Hills, PA Bird & Bull Press 1964 Limited Edition Hard Cover Fine No Dustjacket 
LIMITED EDITION of which this is No. 14. Very clean brown patterned boards with brown leather spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. Printed and bound by the Bird & Bull Press at North Hills, Pennsylvania. The text is printed on 17 x 22 "Mosher" hand-made paper and set in Janson, Centaur and Arrighi types. The story of Thomas Bird Mosher, famous publisher of fine small press books; illustrated, including wood-cut portrait of Thomas Mosher. 91 pgs. A beautiful book, a true collectible for any admirer of fine books. 8vo. Books on Books. 014430

Price: 400.00 USD
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Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend, Susan Orlean
107 Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend
Susan Orlean
New York Simon & Schuster 2011 1439190135 / 9781439190135 First Unknown Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean gray boards with white spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 325 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A big-hearted account of all the many incarnations of Rin Tin Tin, showing us the ever-changing role of American dogs in times of war and peace. This book is for anyone who has ever had a dog or loved a dog or watched a dog on television or thought their dog could be a movie star. In short - everyone. - Ann Patchett 026125

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They Came to Cordura, Swarthout, Glendon
108 They Came to Cordura
Swarthout, Glendon
New York Random House 1958 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean beige buckram cloth boards with brown title box, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 213 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chips to spine corners, some wear to spine edges. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Major novel based on the U.S. abortive Punitive Expedition in 1916 against Mexico's famous revolutionist and bandit, Franciso (Pancho) Villa. Made into a powerful movie (1959) starring Gary Cooper and Rita Hayworth. Collectible quality. 8vo. Fiction. 014422

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They Came to Cordura, Swarthout, Glendon
109 They Came to Cordura
Swarthout, Glendon
New York Random House 1958 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean beige buckram cloth boards (very slight hint of age-toning) with brown title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 213 pp. Dustjacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), hint of very light soiling, 1/8" chipping at top spine edge, several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Novel based on the Punitive Expedition in 1916 against Mexico's famous revolutionist and bandit, Pancho Villa. Made into a superb movie (1959) starring Gary Cooper and Rita Hayworth. 019803

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World Famous Chefs' Cook Book - Rare Old Recipes Arranged for the Homemaker, Taylor, Irene Hume (Editor)
110 World Famous Chefs' Cook Book - Rare Old Recipes Arranged for the Homemaker
Taylor, Irene Hume (Editor)
Chicago Ford Naylor and Associates 1939 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition. Ivory cloth boards with black lettering and globe on cover, black lettering on spine. Light soiling. One tiny spot of surface wear to spine edge. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs of world famous hotels, restaurants, ships and trains and their recipes from around the world. 637 pages with index. 025112

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111 The Mentor, American Composers - Serial No. 148 February 1, 1918
The Mentor Magazine ( W. J. Henderson)
New York Mentor Association 1918 Paper/magazine Good 
12+ pgs. Good Very clean cover is separated at hinge and chipped at edges. Includes 5 separate gravures of famous American composers: Victor Herbert; Reginald De Koven; George W. Chadwick; Horatio W. Parker; Edward A. MacDowell. One gravure (Henry Hadley) is missing. All gravures are in beautiful, clean, unchipped condition. 8vo. Magazine. 002999

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Pageant of Adventure, Thomas, Lowell
112 Pageant of Adventure
Thomas, Lowell
New York Wilfred Funk, Inc. 1940 Second Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket Signed
Second Edition, signed by author. Very clean beige buckram cloth boards with blue-black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. SIGNED by author Lowell Thomas on front free endpaper. Clean endpapers; no previous owner names or bookplates. 284 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear, tiny corner chips, one short closed edge tear (under 1/2") with small piece of clear tape over it. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An attractive and solid edition signed by the famous reporter, adventurer, news commentator and writer Lowell Thomas.Adventure. 012809

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With Lawrence in Arabia, Thomas, Lowell
113 With Lawrence in Arabia
Thomas, Lowell
Garden City, New York Garden City Publishing (Star) 1924 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean reprint edition published in 1924, in clean original dust jacket. Brown cloth boards with blue lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 46 pages. Clean dust jacket has small edge chips at top and bottom spine ends, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Famous journalist Lowell Thomas and his first-hand experience traveling with the singularly romantic and mysterious figure of modern times, greatly influential in the history of World War I and outcomes in the Middle East, T. E. Lawrence. 027990

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Dramatized Ballads (with Musical accompaniment), Tobitt, Janet and Alice White
114 Dramatized Ballads (with Musical accompaniment)
Tobitt, Janet and Alice White
New York E. P. Dutton 1943 Third Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket Barbara Danielson, Illustrator 
Unfaded green cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. Hint of very light soiling to front spine gutter. Light surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. "Property of Newark Girl Scouts" written in pen on front free and rear fixed endpaper, with check-out slip tipped in on rear endpaper. No edge markings. 192 pgs. with illustrations by Barbara Danielson. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear, shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edge, 1" closed edge tear, very light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Famous ballads with words and music. 5-1/2" x 8". Music. 016963

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Between Oxus and Jumna - A Journey in India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, Toynbee, Arnold J.
115 Between Oxus and Jumna - A Journey in India, Pakistan and Afghanistan
Toynbee, Arnold J.
New York Oxford University Press 1961 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean golden brown cloth boards with architectural illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white and full color photographs. 211 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The region Mr. Toynbee (a famous historian) travels through and so vividly describes has been the theater of decisive events in mankind's history and has again and again demanded the attention of historians. Share his experiences and his vivid descriptions of people, incidents and country as he journeys by lorry, jeep, landrover, airplane and by foot. 027187

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Nine Famous Trials, Tracy, John Evarts
116 Nine Famous Trials
Tracy, John Evarts
New York Vantage Press 1960 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean unfaded red boards with black lettering on spine. Slightest hint of surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 176 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Written by a distinguished member ofthe bar, here are stories of nine famous trials that captured the attention of the world. Includes the trial of Aaron Burr, the case of Arnold the Miller, the impeachment and trial of Andrew Johnson, the trial of Mary Queen of Scots, and events stemming from the mutiny on the schooner Amistad, and more. 018123

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The Gentle Art of Walking: A Compilation from the New York Times, Trent, George D.
117 The Gentle Art of Walking: A Compilation from the New York Times
Trent, George D.
New York Arno Press/Random House 1971 0394476190 / 9780394476193 Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Large, clean hardcover book in original dust jacket. Beige cloth boards with green lettering on spine. No fraying, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with with drawings, over 50 maps and more than 100 photographs. Introduction by Hal Borland. Edited by George D. Trent. 315 pages with index. Dust jacket has slight edge wear, corner price clip to front inside flap; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Size approx. 9" x 11-3/4". Famous walkers, trails, personal discoveries and impressions, tours by foot of dozens of cities both in America and abroad -- all compiled and lavishly illustrated from The New York Times covering the lore of walking for more than a century. 024471

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The Arabian Horse: His Country and People - with Portraits of Typical or Famous Arabians also a Map of the Country of the Arabian Horse, and a Descriptive Glossary of Arabic Words and Proper Names, Tweedie, Major-General W.
118 The Arabian Horse: His Country and People - with Portraits of Typical or Famous Arabians also a Map of the Country of the Arabian Horse, and a Descriptive Glossary of Arabic Words and Proper Names
Tweedie, Major-General W.
Los Angeles Borden Publishing Company 1961 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Clean large hardcover book with dust jacket printed in 1961 in Los Angeles, California - reproduced from the original 1894 edition published in England. Clean blue-black leather-like boards with gold Arabian horse head on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Size of book is approximately 9-1/2" x 12-1/2". Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean. Clean light blue endpapers. Illustrated with beautiful full color plates, many black and white drawings. 411 pages with index; large fold-out map at rear of book is in perfect condition. Clean dust jacket has a few tiny edge chips, crooked closed tear near top of spine, price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A gorgeous book covering the history of the Arabian horse from ancient times to modern times. 027936

Price: 150.00 USD
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Shenandoah - Love and War in the Valley of Virginia 1861-5, Tyrrell, Howard
119 Shenandoah - Love and War in the Valley of Virginia 1861-5
Tyrrell, Howard
New York G. P. Putnam's 1912 First Hardcover Very Good No dust jacket Jacket 
Second Printing of the first edition (October, 1912 - stated "Second Impression"). Clean blue-gray cloth boards with gold lettering, dark blue decoration on cover and gold lettering on spine. Several points of wear at base of spine. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Harry A. Ogden, John H. Cassel and Others - including beautiful color frontispiece with clean tissue guard. 389 pages. Based upon the famous play by Bronson Howard. 025182

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No Excuses, Van Damm, Sheila
120 No Excuses
Van Damm, Sheila
London Putnam 1957 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped original jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 238 pp. Illustrated with black and white photograph (glossy plates). Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (16s net on lower inside front flap corner), several small edge chips, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Sheila Van Damm's story of her life as a champion woman car rally driver in Europe and management of the Windmill, London's famous revue theatre. 020869

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