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Fifty Indian Legends - Stories of Curious Ways of Indian Days, June, Caroline Silver
141 Fifty Indian Legends - Stories of Curious Ways of Indian Days
June, Caroline Silver
Chicago Albert Whitman Company 1933 Sixth Printings Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Mae H. Scannell, Illustrator 
Very clean sixth printing. Green cloth boards with large clean paste-on illustration on cover, black lettering (slightly faded lettering) on spine. Very slight wear to corner tips. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with illustrated endpapers (very small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper). Wonderful illustrations by Mae H. Scannell. 128 pages. 026362

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The Sheriff of Bombay, Keating, H. R. F.
142 The Sheriff of Bombay
Keating, H. R. F.
Garden City Crime Club/Doubleday & Co. 1984 0-385-19461-7 / 9780385194617 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown boards (two very small faint spots) with red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 180 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with short closed edge tear at top right corner tip, slight wear and very short closed edge tears at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Inspector Ghote investigates the strangling murder of a prostitute in Bombay. 8vo. Mystery. 012723

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The Mystery of the Brass Bound Trunk, Keene, Carolyn
143 The Mystery of the Brass Bound Trunk
Keene, Carolyn
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1940 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Good Jacket 
Lovely clean book and dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with stamped orange lettering and illustration (silhouette of Nancy with a magnifying glass), orange lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean decorated endpapers (a scene in bright orange). No names, writing or marks. Frontispiece illustration by Russell H. Tandy. 220 pages. Clean illustrated dust jacket has large chips at top and bottom spine ends, wear to front flap fold, wear at word "Trunk" on spine. 110-150 at base of front inside flap, 5050 at top of inside front flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027407

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Life Everlasting and Other Tales of Science, fantasy and Horror, Keller, David H., M.D.
144 Life Everlasting and Other Tales of Science, fantasy and Horror
Keller, David H., M.D.
Newark, NJ Avalon 1947 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean unfaded black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name and date on front free endpaper; no other marks. FIRST EDITION LIMITED to 1,000 copies; this is copy number 454. Bibliography booklet of author's work is also enclosed. Pages and edges are clean. Frontis photo portrait of author. 382 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very tiny chips at top and bottom spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Science Fiction. 015311

Price: 125.00 USD
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Pinafore Poems, Kennedy, Celia Mary
145 Pinafore Poems
Kennedy, Celia Mary
Ann Arbor, MI George Wahr, Publisher 1924 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Laura H. Crowninshield, Illustrator 
Clean red & white checked cloth boards. Touch of wear to corner tips, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 61 pgs. Illustrated by Laura H. Crowninshield. 8vo. Children's. 013605

Price: 75.00 USD
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Seaplane  (Program for the musical play based on the exploits of Glenn H. Curtiss), Keuka Lake Players
146 Seaplane (Program for the musical play based on the exploits of Glenn H. Curtiss)
Keuka Lake Players
Hammondsport, New York Keuka Lake Players 1992 Paperback Fine 
Program for the original musical play based on the life of Glenn H. Curtiss presented by the Keuka Lake Players in Hammondsport, New York July 30-August 23, 1992 at the Hammondsport High School Auditorium. Two ticket stubs to the play are also included. Very clean booklet with stapled binding, nicely illustrated on front cover with a Curtiss seaplane and blue lettering. Size approx. 5-1/2" x 8-1/2". Includes cast of characters with historical descriptions, cast biographies, list of scenes from the play, production staff, advertising. 60 pages. 024797

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Indian Tales, Kipling, Rudyard
147 Indian Tales
Kipling, Rudyard
New York / Boston H. M. Caldwell Company 1899 First Hardcover Good no dust jacket 
"Oriental Edition" with clean decorated cloth front and rear boards and spine in the manner of an oriental rug, with gold lettering on cover and spine. Wear (some fraying) to spine corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean - small previous owner name is ink-stamped in upper corner of front fixed endpaper; "Contents" page is loose. Frontispiece photo of Rudyard Kipling with clean tissue guard, sixteen additional illustrations. 750 pages. 026199

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With The Night Mail - A Story of 2000 A.D., Kipling, Rudyard
148 With The Night Mail - A Story of 2000 A.D.
Kipling, Rudyard
New York Doubleday Page & Company 1909 First Hardcover Good no dust jacket Frank Leyendecker; H. Reuterdahl, illustrators 
First Doubleday, Page & Company printing. Decorated American trade binding. Four color illustrations by Frank X. Leyendecker and H. Reuterdahl, including frontispiece with tissue guard. Blue cloth boards with silver and gold airship on cover, gold lettering on cover and spine, small gold decoration on spine. Light soiling, small spots of wear-through at each corner. Corner chip from upper edge of front free endpaper. Binding is tight & square, small bit of cracking to paper at front hinge. Pages and edges are clean, with color illustrated endpapers. 77 pages plus Advertising Section at rear of book. 023278

Price: 50.00 USD
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With the Night Mail - A Story of 2000 A.D., Kipling, Rudyard
149 With the Night Mail - A Story of 2000 A.D.
Kipling, Rudyard
New York Doubleday Page 1909 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Frank X. Leyendecker; H. Reuterdahl, illustrators 
A beautiful first edition of this book (published March, 1909). Clean decorated American trade binding. Dark blue cloth boards with silver and gold airship amongst the stars on cover, gold lettering on cover and spine. All decoration and lettering are unworn. Cloth is clean and unfaded. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. No names, writing or bookplates. Pages and edges are clean, with marvelous color illustrated endpapers by Frank X. Leyendecker. Illustrated in color by Frank X. Leyendecker and H. Reuterdahl, including frontispiece with clean tissue guard. 77 pages + publisher's advertising at rear of book. A lovely first edition of the one and only science fiction novel by Rudyard Kipling. 025446

Price: 250.00 USD
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Redwood Railways - A Story of Redwoods, Picnics and Commuters, Kneiss, Gilbert H.
150 Redwood Railways - A Story of Redwoods, Picnics and Commuters
Kneiss, Gilbert H.
Berkeley, California Howell-North 1956 Third Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Third printing with both maps in rear pocket, clean original dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with gold 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 map-illustrated endpapers. Very small return address label at top edge of front fixed endpaper. Two folded maps in pocket at end of book (in perfect condition). Beautifully illustrated with maps, glossy black and white photographs. Foreword by Lucius Beebe. 165 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped, has thumbnail size chip at base of front panel, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025841

Price: 22.00 USD
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Carolina Folk Comedies, Koch, Frederick H.
151 Carolina Folk Comedies
Koch, Frederick H.
New York Samuel French 1931 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, first printin,g, SIGNED by author, in original unclipped jacket. Very clean, unfaded red ribbed cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with red top-stained upper page edges. No names, writing or marks. Very slight browning to endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Harold Helvenston with happy remembrance - Frederick H. Koch - Christmas 1931." Introduction by the author and a Foreword by Archibald Henderson. Illustrated from photographs of the original productions of the plays. 311 pages with Appendix. Clean dust jacket with price intact (2.50 on front inside flap), slight fading to background red on spine, hint of edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023381

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Soldiers Sailors and Dogs, Kyne, Peter B.
152 Soldiers Sailors and Dogs
Kyne, Peter B.
New York H. C. Kinsey & Co. 1936 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in bright unclipped jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with yellow lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 274 pages. Illustrated jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), tiny bit of wear to corners, a few very short closed edge tears. Small number written on spine, no other marks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Semtimental remincense of the author's days in the Field Artillery, with some humorous fun as he pokes fun at a hard-boiled top sergeant of the regular army confronted with a drafted conscientious objector. He writes of dogs, bird dogs and Airdales which are almost human in their faithful devotion. 021184

Price: 75.00 USD
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The Pride of Palomar, Kyne, Peter B.
153 The Pride of Palomar
Kyne, Peter B.
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1921 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in original illustrated dust jacket. Green cloth boards with black title box on cover, black lettering on spine. Hint of very slight surface wear to corners, binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by H. R. Ballinger. 372 pages. Clean dust jacket has a few very shallow chips at top and bottom spine ends, slight edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel set in California in the days of the olds ranchos, the days of guitars and beautiful Spanish women and men gallant and brave. 026443

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The Making of An Insurgent - An Autobiography 1882-1919, La Guardia, Fiorello H.
154 The Making of An Insurgent - An Autobiography 1882-1919
La Guardia, Fiorello H.
Philadelphia / New York Lippincott 1948 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean bluie cloth boards with gold title box on 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. Black and white photo portrait of La Guardia is frontispiece. 222 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), unchipped, very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024904

Price: 40.00 USD
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Privateersman Nat Harkins, Lane, Frederick A.
155 Privateersman Nat Harkins
Lane, Frederick A.
New York Henry Holt and Co. 1956 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Clifford H. Schule, Illust. 
First Edition in original jacket. 218 pgs. Exceptionally clean, tight book with no names or writing inside. Illustrations by Clifford H. Schule. . Bright clean dustjacket is price clipped but has no chipping or wear. In archival quality removable mylar cover. 002527

Price: 10.00 USD
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Hank of Lost Nugget Creek, Langdale, H. R.
156 Hank of Lost Nugget Creek
Langdale, H. R.
New York E. P. Dutton 1949 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket George Avison, Illustrator 
Clean unfaded orange cloth boards with illustration of a boy and a horse on cover, black 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. 187 pgs. Illustrated by George Avison. Clean illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chips at spine corners, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A boy's adventure story -- the tale of a boy who participated in the great trek westward after gold, was lost on the trail to California, captured by outlaws and then managed to escape. Historically accurate, painted in broad, bold colors, a picture of early California for young adult readers. A Junior Literary Guild selection. 018206

Price: 18.00 USD
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The Harvesters, Lanston, Aubrey
157 The Harvesters
Lanston, Aubrey
New York R. H. Russell 1903 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated cloth binding with white decoration, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying, binding is tight, no cracking. Very slight lean. No names, writing or bookplates. 307 pages. 021479

Price: 20.00 USD
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Logging Chance, Lasher, M. H.
158 Logging Chance
Lasher, M. H.
Philadelphia John C. Winston 1944 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket Hamilton Greene, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Beige cloth boards with green title box and illustration on cover and spine. Faint water stain to upper board edges. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean illustrated endpapers. Brief previous owner inscription on half-title page. 245 pgs. with illustrations by Hamilton Greene, full color frontis illustration. Dustjacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), clean and bright except for slight foxing to rear panel. No chips, slight edge wear and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Adventure in a logging camp in the Northwest, written for young adults. 018693

Price: 25.00 USD
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Everybody's Birthright, Laughlin, Clara E.
159 Everybody's Birthright
Laughlin, Clara E.
New York Fleming H. Revell 1914 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition. Clean decorated American trade binding. Gray boards with lavendar and green iris decoration on cover, yellow-cream lettering on cover, lavender lettering on white cloth spine. No fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (previous owner name and address in light pencil on front free endpaper). Frontispiece illustration with clean tissue guard; two additional full page illustrations. 144 pages. 024520

Price: 15.00 USD
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Lady Chatterley's Lover, Lawrence, D. H.
160 Lady Chatterley's Lover
Lawrence, D. H.
New York Grove Press 1959 Unexpurgated Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Unexpurgated Edition, first time published in U.S. in this form, in unclipped dust jacket. Preface by Archibald MacLeish. With an Introduction by Mark Schorer. Clean beige boards with blue cloth spine (spine has some mottled fading) gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 368 pages. Clean dust jacket has very shallow chipping at spine ends (1/8"), 2" closed tear at front flap fold, a closed edge tear repaired from the reverse side with clear tape. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. From the front inside flap: "Here, published for the first time in the United States, is the complete and authorized version of D. H. Lawrence's finest novel, LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER." 027898

Price: 20.00 USD
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