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The Money Moon, Farnol, Jeffery
141 The Money Moon
Farnol, Jeffery
New York A. L. Burt 1911 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Arthur I. Keller, Illustrator 
Clean decorated American trade binding. Dark green cloth boards with ivory lettering and moon on cover, unchipped ivory lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no fraying or cracking. Pages are clean, with clean endpapers (previous owner name and address beautifully penned on front free endpaper). Four black and white illustrations by Arthur I. Keller. 330 pages + six pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 022130

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Way Beyond, Farnol, Jeffery
142 The Way Beyond
Farnol, Jeffery
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1933 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket C. E. Brock, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing. Beautiful shimmery blue silk cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration on cover and spine. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with rose red top-stained upper page edges, clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Color frontispiece illustration by C. E. Brock; five additional full page color illustrations. 384 pages. 024843

Price: 18.00 USD
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Fourteenth Century Mural Painting and Its Symbolism - Modernly Interpreted in Saint Peter's Church at Springfield, Massachusetts, Ferguson, Rev. George W.
143 Fourteenth Century Mural Painting and Its Symbolism - Modernly Interpreted in Saint Peter's Church at Springfield, Massachusetts
Ferguson, Rev. George W.
Pond Ekberg Company 1930 First Leather_bound Very Good+ 
Very unique hand-printed book with decorated binding. Limited edition (1500 copies). Black and brown leather boards with complex raised green, black, red and yellow decoration on cover. Slight chipping/wear at top spine edge, light rubbing to bottom spine edge. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean decorated endpapers. Small neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of blank front fly leaf. All pages are decorated in color and are clean. 71 pages. "Of this book fifteen hundred copies have been printed in the month of December and Domini nineteen hundred and thirty at the printshop of the Pond-Ekberg Company at Springfield, Massachusetts, with lettering and certain embellishments by Ruth Bishop Robertson". 027445

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Twin Beds, Field, Edward Salisbury
144 Twin Beds
Field, Edward Salisbury
New York W. J. Watt 1913 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Printing, published July 1913. Decorated American Trade Binding. Blue cloth boards with lighter blue lettering on cover and spine, gold and light blue twin bed decoration on cover. No fraying. Slight rubbing to lettering on spine but still legible. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 176 pages. 025064

Price: 22.00 USD
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Elsie Dinsmore, Finley, Martha
145 Elsie Dinsmore
Finley, Martha
Chicago M. A. Donohue n.d. Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding. No publication date, circa 1900. Green cloth boards with black and orange illustration on cover, black lettering and black and orange illustration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Black and white frontis illustration, illustrated title page. 395 pages + five pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book (vertical crease to last two pages of publisher's advertising). 022593

Price: 15.00 USD
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Around the Capital with Uncle Hank - Recorded Together with Many Pictures, Fleming, Thomas
146 Around the Capital with Uncle Hank - Recorded Together with Many Pictures
Fleming, Thomas
New York The Nutshell Publishing Co. 1902 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Brown pebbled cloth boards with decorated binding (silver capital building and lettering on cover, silver lettering and small decoration on spine). Nice, solid book. Clean, with some fading to front board right edge, faint moisture stain to rear outer board edge. A few tiny spots of wear at top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, with decorated front fixed endpaper. Illustrated with hundreds of excellent drawings by the author, including sketch from life of President Theodore Roosevelt, and comical sketches and cartoons of many other politicians and scenes of the era. 316 pages. 021592

Price: 25.00 USD
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A Celibate's Wife, Flowerdew, Herbert
147 A Celibate's Wife
Flowerdew, Herbert
London / New York John Lane: The Bodley Head 1899 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Decorated (British) binding. Printed by Ballantyne, Hansen & Co., Edinburgh and London. Dark green cloth boards with haunting portrait of woman in brown cape against red, black and blue landscape, white line border and red lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. A few tiny spots of wear at base of spine. Binding is tight, no cracking. Previous owner name and date neatly penned at top corner edge of front free endpaper. Stated "Second Edition" on copyright page, 1899 on title page. 413 pages + 15 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. Protected in removable mylar cover. 022224

Price: 50.00 USD
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A Naturalist's Wanderings in the Eastern Archipelago - A Narrative of Travel and Exploration, Forbes, Henry O.
148 A Naturalist's Wanderings in the Eastern Archipelago - A Narrative of Travel and Exploration
Forbes, Henry O.
New York Harper & Brothers 1885 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Solid First Edition, 1885. Green silk cloth boards with gold decoration on cover, black stamped lettering on cover, gold stamped lettering on spine. Light soiling to cloth. Tiny spots of wear to corners and top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Chocolate brown endpapers; small chip to top edge of front fixed endpaper, small mark where bookplate had been and has fallen off. Color frontispiece illustration with tissue guard. With numerous illustrations from the author's sketches and descriptions by Mr. John B. Gibbs. All six maps (including fold-outs) are present and in excellent condition. 536 pages with index, plus 4 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 023987

Price: 250.00 USD
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The Book of Games for Home, School, and Playground, Forbush, William Byron and Harry R. Allen
149 The Book of Games for Home, School, and Playground
Forbush, William Byron and Harry R. Allen
Philadelphia John C. Winston 1939 Hardcover fine No Dust jacket 
Beautiful decorated American trade binding illustrated with lovely silhouette drawings by Jessie Gillespie. Clean unworn red cloth boards with elaborate gold title box on cover and black silhouette of two boys reaching for a ball in the air. Gold lettering and small decoration on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. In addition to the silhouettes, there are drawings and diagrams explaining rules of play for many games, along with musical scores and lyrics for songs. 337 pages with index. Games include Blind Man's Bluff, Nose and Toe Tag, Leap Frog, Soap Bubble Polo, Skipping Rope and many more. Really nice book of active games for children! 027392

Price: 40.00 USD
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Wanted - A Chaperon, Ford, Paul Leicester
150 Wanted - A Chaperon
Ford, Paul Leicester
New York Dodd Mead 1902 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
First Edition, published October, 1902. Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram MA - Margaret Armstrong). Clean lavender-blue ribbed cloth boards with white and blue decoration and white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Six full color illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy with clean printed tissue guards. Every page has beautiful color decorated margins. A collectible quality first edition. 023127

Price: 95.00 USD
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Wanted - A Chaperon, Ford, Paul Leicester
151 Wanted - A Chaperon
Ford, Paul Leicester
New York Dodd Mead 1902 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
Lovely First Edition, Published October, 1902. Clean decorated American trade binding (signed binding - MA - Margaret Armstrong). Clean blue ribbed cloth boards with green and white floral illustration on cover and spine, white lettering on cover and spine. No wear to lettering or decoration. No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date neatly penned on front free endpaper - no other marks. Beautifully illustrated by Howard Chandler Christy with page decorations throughout by Margaret Armstrong. 111 pages. 023013

Price: 80.00 USD
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Wanted - A Matchmaker, Ford, Paul Leicester
152 Wanted - A Matchmaker
Ford, Paul Leicester
New York Dodd Mead 1901 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram MA - Margaret Armstrong). Clean green cloth boards with darker and lighter green, red, and white mistletoe and holly decoration on cover and spine, bright gold lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spots of wear to cloth at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Brief Christmas inscription from 1901 neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy, including frontis illustration with printed tissue guard. Page decorations throughout by Margaret Armstrong. Early printing - 1901 on title page, copyright 1900 by Dodd Mead & Company on copyright page. 023014

Price: 30.00 USD
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Wanted - A Matchmaker, Ford, Paul Leicester
153 Wanted - A Matchmaker
Ford, Paul Leicester
New York Dodd Mead 1903 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Howard Chandler Christy; Margaret Armstrong 
Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram M.A. - Margaret Armstrong). Clean green cloth boards with decoration in lighter and darker green, white, and red with gold lettering on cover and spine. Tiny pin-head size nick to cloth at top rear board edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Two neatly penned previous owner names on front free endpaper. Lovely frontis illustration by Howard Chandler Christy with printed tissue guard; four additional full page illustrations by Christy with printed tissue guards (all illustrations present). All pages beautifully decorated by Margaret Armstrong. 022568

Price: 30.00 USD
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A Stumbling Block, Forman, Justus Miles
154 A Stumbling Block
Forman, Justus Miles
New York Harper & Brothers 1907 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. Clean dark blue cloth boards with silver and black decoration, silver line border on cover and spine. Small spots of wear at corners, cloth boards are clean and still have a nice sheen. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Previous owner name and notation on where purchased on front fixed endpaper, very small evidence of bookplate (paper fragment) on front free endpaper. 310 pages. 022065

Price: 25.00 USD
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Buchanan's Wife, Forman, Justus Miles
155 Buchanan's Wife
Forman, Justus Miles
New York Harper & Brothers 1906 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket Will Grefe, Illustrator 
Decorated cloth binding - First Edition, with 1906 on title page and "Published August, 1906" on copyright page. Orange cloth boards with illustration of sulking man and woman on cover, white lettering on cover and spine. Light soiling to boards. Two tiny spots of wear at base of spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 291 pp. Illustrated by Will Grefe. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard; seven additional black & white plates. 019377

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Old Lady Number 31, Forsslund, Louise
156 Old Lady Number 31
Forsslund, Louise
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1909 Reprint Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram DD - Decorative Designers). Clean green-gray cloth boards with white, red and black illustration on cover, black lettering and small illustration on spine. No bumping or fraying, very slight surface wear to corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Small previous owner name neatly penned on front free endpaper. 275 pages. 026377

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Frozen Ship - Or Clint Webb Among the Sealers, Foster, W. Bert
157 The Frozen Ship - Or Clint Webb Among the Sealers
Foster, W. Bert
Chicago M. A. Donohue & Co. 1913 First Hardcover Good no dust jacket 
Decorated American Trade Binding. Beige cloth boards with white, blue and brown decoration on cover (sailing ship frozen amidst glacial ice, two seals sitting on ice). White lettering and small seal decoration on spine. Moderate soiling, tiny spot of wear to one corner tip; tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Decorated endpapers. Previous owner name and address at top of front fixed endpaper. 023989

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Farringdons, Fowler, Ellen Thorneycroft
158 The Farringdons
Fowler, Ellen Thorneycroft
New York D. Appleton 1900 Hardcover Fine no dust jacket 
Beautifully clean decorated American trade binding. Golden brown buckram cloth boards with brown, burgundy and green decoration on cover and spine, green title box with gold lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Copyright 1900 on copyright page, 1900 on title page. 367 pages. 023546

Price: 30.00 USD
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Four Months Afoot in Spain, Franck, Harry A.
159 Four Months Afoot in Spain
Franck, Harry A.
New York Century Company 1911 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, published October, 1911. Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - HB monogram on cover). Clean green cloth boards with black, green and white illustration and black and white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrated with photographs. 292 pages. 023998

Price: 20.00 USD
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Heroes of the Wild, Fraser, Chelsea Curtis
160 Heroes of the Wild
Fraser, Chelsea Curtis
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1923 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding (signed binding - DD - Decorative Designers monogram). Green cloth boards with green and yellow decoration on cover and spine. Very light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Occasional foxing to some pages. Previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. Illustrated with photographs. 372 pages. The lives and history of adventurers, including lumberjacks, cowboys, surveyors, explorers, big-game hunters, trappers, wildlife photographers. 023882

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