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You and Your Lousy Apple! - Vignettes From the Marriage Counselor's Office, Peeps, Dr. Robierre
141 You and Your Lousy Apple! - Vignettes From the Marriage Counselor's Office
Peeps, Dr. Robierre
New York Exposition Press 1965 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dustjacket. Clean unfaded brown cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Hint of faintest soiling to endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 94 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has some edge chipping, very light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A humorous collection of a Marriage Counselor's experiences. 018294

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Drag: A Comedy, Pelley, William Dudley
142 Drag: A Comedy
Pelley, William Dudley
Boston Little Brown 1925 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
First Edition ("Published February 1925" on copyright page, 1925 on title page). Unfaded black pebbled boards with light green stamped lettering (unchipped) on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Mere hint of soiling (small faint water spot to rear board near spine edge, size of dime). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and brigh, with clean green topstained page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 359 pgs. Approx. 8" x 5". Fiction. 016938

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Crazy Like A Fox, Perelman, S. J.
143 Crazy Like A Fox
Perelman, S. J.
New York Random House 1944 Third Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Third printing of the first edition, in original dust jacket. Gray cloth-covered boards with orange-brown lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear; light soiling. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with small previous owner name neatly penned on front paste-down. 269 pages. Two-page story by Perelman from the Saturday Evening Post is glued to last blank pages of book ("A Child's Garden of Curses; or, The Bitter Tea of Mr. P."). Illustrated dust jacket is clean with slight foxing to rear panel, 1" chip missing at base of spine, slight edge wear, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. At least 46 funny stories by the master of humor and satire. 027804

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144 The Road to Miltown or Under the Spreading Atrophy
Perelman, S. J.
New York Simon & Schuster 1957 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red boards with white cloth spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 273 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very small closed tear (1/4") at rear bottom spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Humor. 007477

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The Wolf in Olga's Kitchen, Perovskaya, Olga
145 The Wolf in Olga's Kitchen
Perovskaya, Olga
Bobbs Merrill 1969 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Angie Culfogienis, Illustrator 
Very clean book in unclipped dust jacket. Bright orange cloth boards with brown 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. Translated from the Russian by Fainna Glagoleva. Illustrated by Angie Culfogienis. 229 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's reminiscenses of her childhood told with great warmth and humor. Written for children ages 9 -12. The story of childhood, of growing up in the atmosphere of a tender and loving family. There is also fun and adventure here...for, as an added attraction, Father brings home unusual gifts for his children to play with, like a wolf or a tiger cub. 026687

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Royal Heritage, Pertwee, Roland
146 Royal Heritage
Pertwee, Roland
Boston and New York Houghton Mifflin 1931 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition with Houghton Mifflin and year 1931 on title page and copyright page, Houghton Mifflin on spine - in a Clean illustrated Grosset & Dunlap jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with orange border and lettering on cover, orange lettering on spine. No fraying, 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 marks. 301 pages. Clean dust jacket has chip at top rear board edge (size of dime), a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An adventure novel with Prince Denzil as our hero, with romance, drama, perils met and overcome. More poet than Prince, Mario, ruler of Syrilla, that hot-blooded Mediterranean principality, threw away power and glory for Anne, daughter of a penniless gambler. His people revolted and exiled him. All went well--but by the time Denzil, son of Mario and Anne, had grown to be a gallant young hero, Syrilla was ready for a little glamour. Then it was that Denzil, smuggled into his realm in a fish basket, gathered around him a group of inflamed young patriots and organized the revolt. There is romance, drama, perils met and overcome--and through it all, Prince Denzil's undaunted youth and humor. 026318

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Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe, Poe, Edgar Allan
147 Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe
Poe, Edgar Allan
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1968 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Nice clean hardcover book in clean unchipped dust jacket. Green boards with cream spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers (small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper). 821 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, one short closed edge tear (1/3") at top edge of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Tales of mystery and horror, humor and satire, poems and more by Edgar Allan Poe. 024903

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Angels on Toast, Powell, Dawn
148 Angels on Toast
Powell, Dawn
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1940 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Scarce book, First Edition, with "A" on copyright page, in very presentable original dustjacket. Clean beige cloth boards with purple lettering and small illustration on cover, purple lettering on spine. Hint of soiling to very bottom of spine edge (1/8"), no bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with browning to gutters of endpapers only, small brown tape mark on front and rear fixed endpaper, no previous owner names or bookplates. 273 pgs. Dustjacket is bright, unfaded, not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), two tiny corner chips, 1/4" browning along top and bottom jacket edges from old style mylar cover. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Very scarce novel by an outstanding American writer, this her humorous and well-written novel about an American businessman--at his best and his worst, at work and at play. The New York Times called Dawn Powell "wittier than Dorothy Parker, able to dissect the rich better than F. Scott Fitzgerald, more plaintive than Willa Cather..." 017824

Price: 1250.00 USD
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Virgin with Butterflies, Power, Tom
149 Virgin with Butterflies
Power, Tom
Indianapolis/New York Bobbs Merrill 1945 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 188 pgs. Clean dustjacket has small corner price clip to front inside flap, hint of fading to spine, very shallow chipping at top spine edge, short closed edge tear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A smooth glamourous blonde was raised on the wrong side of the tracks, and she's proud of it! She's as honest as they make them and sort of naive, but still doesn't need any pointers on how to get a man or get rid of a wolf. 8vo. Fiction. 015836

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Midnight Oil, Pritchett, V. S.
150 Midnight Oil
Pritchett, V. S.
London Chatto & Windus 1971 0 7011 1811 3 / 9780701118112 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean illustrated dust jacket. Clean purple cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 253 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, very slight edgewear with one short closed edge tear to top rear spine fold; corner price clip to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Autobiography of an author - a very personal account of a self-education and the making of a writer written with honesty and humor. 024734

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Consuming Passions:  Being an Historic Inquiry Into Certain English Appetites, Pullar, Philippa
151 Consuming Passions: Being an Historic Inquiry Into Certain English Appetites
Pullar, Philippa
Boston Little Brown 1970 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First American Edition. Very clean marbled beige boards with clean unfaded black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 278 pgs. with index. Illustrated in black & white. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with one 1/3" closed tear at top spine corner edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Publisher's review slip, typed review, and article on book laid in. With style and humor, the author surveys the progress of civilization in England, starting with the Roman conquest, including some bizarre oddities. 8vo. Great Britain. 016725

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The Flight of the Dancing Bear, Rascovich, Mark
152 The Flight of the Dancing Bear
Rascovich, Mark
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1959 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue boards with beige cloth spine, red lettering 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 bookplates. 239 pages. Dust jacket has very light soiling, shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges (1/8"), photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A humorous novel about an international incident and the bear that caused it. 027590

Price: 25.00 USD
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Roger the Lodger, Roberts, Elizabeth R.
153 Roger the Lodger
Roberts, Elizabeth R.
New York Greenberg 1947 First Hardcover Near Fine Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with cartoon of military man on lower front right corner, black lettering on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 217 pages. Dust jacket is clean, has quite a bit of edge chipping, short closed edge tears, not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Hilarious novel about the housing shortage at the end of World War II. 026339

Price: 14.00 USD
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154 The Human Comedy
Robinson, James Harvey
London The Bodley Head 1937 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Some slight fading to edges. No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (1944) and New Delhi bookseller stamp on front free endpaper. 394 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has edge chipping and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mankind. 008797

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Ether and Me or "Just Relax", Rogers, Will
155 Ether and Me or "Just Relax"
Rogers, Will
New York G. P. Putnam 1929 Later printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Seventh printing of the first edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean illustrated boards (illustrated by Herbert Johnson). Chipping at top spine edge, slight wear to corners. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Very small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Text illustrations by Grim Natwick. 77 Pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (1.00 on front inside flap), has some edge chipping and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A humorous take on surgical operations and hospital stays from one who experienced it - famous humorist Will Rogers. 025552

Price: 15.00 USD
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More Muddled Meanderings in an Outhouse, Ross, Bob
156 More Muddled Meanderings in an Outhouse
Ross, Bob
Bozeman, Montana Meanderings, Inc. 1981 Second printing Paperback Fine Signed
Second printing (stated), SIGNED by the author. As new condition. Very clean paperback, approx. size: 5-1/2" x 7-1/2". No fading or wear. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: "For pondering the past - Bob Ross." Illustrated with photographs. Color cover design by Stan Lynde. 89 pages. 023928

Price: 12.00 USD
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Muddled Meanderings in an Outhouse, Ross, Bob
157 Muddled Meanderings in an Outhouse
Ross, Bob
Bozeman, Montana Meanderings, Inc. 1980 Fifteenth Printing Paperback Fine Signed
Fifteenth printing in as new condition, SIGNED by author. Very clean paperback. Approx. size: 5-1/2" x 7-1/2". No fading, creasing or wear. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: "For old times sake - Bob Ross." Illustrated with photographs. Color cover illustration by Stan Lynde. 61 pages. 023930

Price: 10.00 USD
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Muddled Meanderings of Yesteryear, Ross, Bob
158 Muddled Meanderings of Yesteryear
Ross, Bob
Bozeman, Montana Meanderings, Inc. 1981 First Paperback Fine Signed
Stated First Printing, inscribed and SIGNED by author Bob Ross. Very clean paperback with no wear, as new condition. Inscribed and signed on title page by author: "For a bit of rememberance - Bob Ross.' Size approx. 5-1/2" x 8-1/2". Illustrated with photographs. Drawings by author. Color cover design by Stan Lynde. 88 pages. 023927

Price: 15.00 USD
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159 In Our Town
Runyon, Damon
New York Creative Age Press 1946 First Cloth Bds Near Fine Very Good Jacket Garth Williams illus 
First Edition in unclipped jacket. 120 pgs. Very clean brown boards with silver lettering and illustration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Lettering and illustration are bright, unchipped. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Illustrations by Garth Williams. Dustjacket is clean and bright, not price clipped ($2.00), with one small chip out of upper left corner, several very tiny edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 001345

Price: 25.00 USD
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Runyon A La Carte, Runyon, Damon
160 Runyon A La Carte
Runyon, Damon
London Constable 1946 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine (unchipped). No fraying, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 208 pgs. DUSTJACKET is not price clipped, has very faint water spot on front panel, tiny bit of corner wear, no chipping or tearing. Slight browning to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 12 Mo. Fiction. 009241

Price: 50.00 USD
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