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Ten Great Mountains, Irving, R.L.G.
141 Ten Great Mountains
Irving, R.L.G.
London J. M. Dent & Sons 1942 Second printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean unfaded green cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 213 pgs. Illustrated with black & white photographs and maps. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges, slight darkening to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. "This book gives one of the best and clearest descriptions one has yet read of the difficult "Second Step" on Everest which has baffled many climbers. Its ten chapters have hundreds of interesting points, and the photographs are remarkable for the way in which they show the massive proportions, the tremendous downrush of precipices, and the dizzying effect of corners and slaps that seem to be hung out over space." - Manchester Guardian Mountains include: Snowdon, Ben Nevis, Mount Cook, The Matterhorn, Ushba, Mont Blanc, Mount Logan, Nanga Parbat, Kangchenjunga, Mount Everest. 017646

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142 Irwin's Bible Commentary: With an Introduction to Each Book of the Bible and 25,000 text References with Explanations
Irwin, C. H., M.A., D.D.
Philadelphia/Toronto John Winston Co. 1928 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Blue cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Boards are clean with no bumping or fraying, slight browning to spine gutters. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Previous owner name ink-stamped on front free endpaper. 575 pgs. plus color maps at rear. Clean dustjacket has some edge chipping. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Religion. 011078

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Losers' Luck - Being the Questionable Enterprises of a Yachtsman, a Princess, and Certain Filibusters in Central America, Jackson, Charles Tenney
143 Losers' Luck - Being the Questionable Enterprises of a Yachtsman, a Princess, and Certain Filibusters in Central America
Jackson, Charles Tenney
New York Henry Holt and Company 1905 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding - signed binding - monogram is a "C" with a small "m" inside. Clean dark green boards have a blindstamped decorative border around an oval scene in blue, yellow and green (sailing ship against a full moon). Spine has yellow lettering with circular decoration. LIght wear to spine corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Published October, 1905. 327 pages + four pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. One heck of an adventure tale set in Central America. 027747

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Losers' Luck - Being The Questionable Enterprises of a Yachtsman, a Princess, and Certain Filibusters in Central America, Jackson, Charles Tenney
144 Losers' Luck - Being The Questionable Enterprises of a Yachtsman, a Princess, and Certain Filibusters in Central America
Jackson, Charles Tenney
New York Henry Holt 1905 First Hardcover Fine no dust jacket 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram is a "C" with a small "m" inside). Clean dark green boards have a blindstamped decorative border around a scene in pale blue, yellow and green of a sailing ship against a full moon. Spine has yellow lettering with circular decoration. No fading, fraying, or wear; no rubbing to boards or to decoration and lettering. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with small previous owner name in very light pencil with date 1906 on front fixed endpaper. 327 pages. Not only a beautiful book, but a cracking good adventure story. 026474

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The Coach Horse: Servant with Style, Jepsen, Stanley M.
145 The Coach Horse: Servant with Style
Jepsen, Stanley M.
London Thomas Yoseloff Ltd. 1977 0-498-01789-3 / 9780498017896 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 133 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs in color & black and white. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny bit of wear at spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 012532

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146 Feodora: A Story of Camp Kiloleet
Jewett, E. M.
New York/Newark Barse & Hopkins 1927 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket John M. Foster, Illustrator 
First Edition. Very clean brown silk cloth boards with a few faint water spots to back board (loss of sheen only--no mildew or discoloration. Clean bright paste-on illustration is unchipped. No bumping or wear, binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean bright frontis illustration by John M. Foster (four illustrative plates total). 300 pgs. 007628

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The Bloody Bozeman, Johnson, Dorothy M.
147 The Bloody Bozeman
Johnson, Dorothy M.
New York McGraw-Hill 1971 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 366 pages with index. Illustrated with map, black and white plates. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of the perilous trail to Montana's gold - part of "The American Trail" Series. 021204

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The Bloody Bozeman, Johnson, Dorothy M.
148 The Bloody Bozeman
Johnson, Dorothy M.
New York McGraw Hill 1971 Later printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean unfaded black 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 clean red top-stained page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 366 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. No statement of edition. Dustjacket is clean except for small page number written on front inside flap, not price clipped (9.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 016863

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The Little Colonel at Boarding School, Johnston, Annie Fellows
149 The Little Colonel at Boarding School
Johnston, Annie Fellows
Boston L. C. Page & Company 1904 early printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Etheldred B. Barry, Illustrator 
Clean decorated American trade binding - signed binding (AMS - Amy M. Sacker). Brown cloth boards with red, green and black illustration of girl reading book on cover, tennis rackets and letters in left panel; red lettering on cover and spine, small stack of books decorating spine. Very tiny spot of wear at one lower spine corner. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; previous owner name and address neatly penned at top edge of front fixed endpaper. Eight Illustrations by Etheldred B. Barry, including frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. 306 pages + 14 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 022396

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Maugham Enigma, Jonas, Klaus W.
150 The Maugham Enigma
Jonas, Klaus W.
New York The Citadel Press 1954 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Nice clean book in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 217 pages with bibliography. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (4.00 on front inside flap), no chips, small v-shaped closed tear on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fascinating discussion of Maugham's life and work in celebration of his eightieth birthday. Biography, personal reminiscences of his close friends, discussions of all the author's works, and a bibliography are included in this book. Contributors include Evelyn Waugh, Charles Morgan, Graham Greene, V. S. Pritchett, Theodore Dreiser, Ludwig Lewisohn among others. 027774

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Ulysses, Joyce, James
151 Ulysses
Joyce, James
New York Modern Library 1961 New Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
As-new clean hardcover Giant Modern Library G52 in original unclipped dust jacket, New Edition, corrected and reset, published 1961. Unfaded turquoise cloth boards with bright gold lettering on cover and spine, gold hexagon torchbearer logo on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. With a foreword by Morris L. Ernst and the decision of the United States District Court rendered by Judge John M. Woolsey. 783 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), no chips, small closed edge tear at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027979

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152 Death in Cyprus
Kaye, M. M.
New York St. Martin's Press 1984 0-312-18614-2 / 9780312186142 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Tiny spot of wear top board edge near spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, slight dust speckling to edges. No names, writing or bookplates. 270 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very slight edge wear, one tiny closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mystery. 010930

Price: 12.00 USD
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Death in Zanzibar, Kaye, Mary Margaret
153 Death in Zanzibar
Kaye, Mary Margaret
New York St Martins Press 1983 0312186231 / 9780312186234 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line, in original unclipped jacket. Very clean light gray boards with clean unfaded blue-black cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean dark blue endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 270 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, very small surface scratch on rear panel (1/2"). Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A masterpiece of mystery and romance set in Zanzibar. 018389

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Life Everlasting and Other Tales of Science, fantasy and Horror, Keller, David H., M.D.
154 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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155 The Prodigal Judge
Kester, Vaughan
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill 1911 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket M. Leone Bracker, Illustrator 
Clean green cloth boards with gilt title box and author's name in gilt on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Very light wear, no fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking. P/O name on front free endpaper in light pencil. Lovely frontis portrait of a woman in a bonnet with tissue guard. Pages are clean. 448 pgs. No additional printings listed. 8vo. Novel. 006059

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Indian Tales, Kipling, Rudyard
156 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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The Second Scroll, Klein, A. M.
157 The Second Scroll
Klein, A. M.
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1951 First Hardcover Near Fine Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean black and white decorated boards with bright orange spine, cream title box with black lettering on spine. Hint of very slight surface wear to spine corners. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 198 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has considerable edge and corner chipping. Enclosed in enw archival quality removable mylar cover. An exciting novel set in Canada, Italy, Morocco, and Israel. Central character is a young Canadian journalist in search of his ever vanishing Uncle Melech, whom he all but catches up with in Rome and at the Vatican, in the ghetto of Casablanca, and in the environs of Jerusalem. Dealing with this search and all its implications, the author has employed an almost Joycean richness of allusion, liturgy, and pun. The result is a short, rich, fascinating an unique book of enormous suggestiveness and literary power. 025167

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The Atomic Bomb - Voices from Hiroshima and Nagasaki (Japan in the Modern World), Kyoko Iriye; Selden, Mark Selden
158 The Atomic Bomb - Voices from Hiroshima and Nagasaki (Japan in the Modern World)
Kyoko Iriye; Selden, Mark Selden
M.E. Sharpe 1997 0873325567 / 9780873325561 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page) in clean unchipped dust jacket. Very clean white cloth boards with crisp black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small neatly ink-stamped previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Foreword by Robert Jay Lifton. Illustrated with photographs. 257 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, unclipped; slight fading to background on spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025892

Price: 75.00 USD
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Logging Chance, Lasher, M. H.
159 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

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Doctors, Drums and Dances, Laszlo, Andreas E., M.D.
160 Doctors, Drums and Dances
Laszlo, Andreas E., M.D.
New York Hanover House 1955 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with red title box, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean map-illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with many glossy black and white photographs. 284 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, small wrinkle at top corner of rear panel, not price clipped; nice photo of author with an amazing camera in hand on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The author, a doctor, shares his experiences as he explores the life and rituals of the primitive tribes of West Africa (Angola). 027247

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