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The Lady & Sons; The Lady & Sons, Too! (2 cookbooks in a slipcase), Deen, Paula H.
141 The Lady & Sons; The Lady & Sons, Too! (2 cookbooks in a slipcase)
Deen, Paula H.
New York Random House 1998 Later printing Paperback Fine 
Two as new trade paperbacks with plastic comb binding together in a clean, bright unchipped slipcase. No names, writing or marks. First book (The Lady & Sons - Savannah Country Cookbook) has an Introduction by John Berendt, author of "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. Second book (The Lady & Sons, Too! - A Whole New Batch of Recipes from Savannah) is a follow up to the first book, this time Paula Deen's sons get in the act with some of their favorite recipes. All in all, gift-worthy good Southern cooking! 026081

Price: 20.00 USD
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Partners, Deland, Margaret
142 Partners
Deland, Margaret
New York Harper & Brothers 1913 First Hardcover Very Good++ No Dust jacket Charles Dana Gibson, Illustrator 
First Edition. Clean unfaded decorated binding - green cloth boards with trees overlooking village of white houses. White lettering on cover, gold lettering and small decoration on spine. No rubbing or wear to decoration or lettering. Hint of light surface wear to base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (1916) neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrated by Charles Dana Gibson, including frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. 115 pp. 020569

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Hands of Esau, Deland, Margaret
143 The Hands of Esau
Deland, Margaret
New York Harper & Brothers 1914 First Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket 
First Edition, with "Published September, 1914" on copyright page, 1914 on title page, in original jacket. Very clean unfaded green cloth boards with decorated cover, white and gold lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Slight mustiness. Previous owner name neatly penned on front free endpaper, small bookplate from same owner on front fixed endpaper. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard, one additional black & white plate. 86 pp. Illustrated jacket has piece missing at base of spine (approx. 1"), edge chips, light soiling; price intact on spine (1.00). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020706

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Wines of New York, Dial, Tom
144 The Wines of New York
Dial, Tom
Utica, New York North Country Books 1986 1-55787-019-5 / 9781557870193 First Paperback Fine 
Very clean trade paperback in as-new condition. No fading, curling or creasing. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with maps and photographs. 163 pages. An interesting, if dated, but historically interesting overview of New York State wines, with some end advice about growing your own grapes. 027782

Price: 10.00 USD
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Dick's Games of Patience or Solitaire with Cards - Second Series, Dick, Harris B. (Editor)
145 Dick's Games of Patience or Solitaire with Cards - Second Series
Dick, Harris B. (Editor)
New York Dick & Fitzgerald 1898 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean unfaded decorated American trade binding. Green cloth boards with gold and black decoration, gold lettering on cover and spine; blind-stamped decoration on rear board. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Chocolate brown endpapers, with small sophisticated custom bookplate on front fixed endpaper, small hole at base of front free endpaper (size of a pea). Second Series - containing seventy games, illutrated with sixty-six explanatory tableaux. 115 pages + publisher's advertising. 024431

Price: 30.00 USD
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Stories from Dickens, Dickens, Charles (J. Walker McSpadden, Editor)
146 Stories from Dickens
Dickens, Charles (J. Walker McSpadden, Editor)
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1924 Hardcover Very Good minus no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding. Very clean moss green cloth boards with darker green and gold decoration on cover and spine. (Signed binding - DD - Decorative Designers). This book received a bump and short closed tear to cloth at bottom rear board edge during shipment to us. Aside from this, it is a very clean book. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Twelve color illustrations. 382 pages. Includes stories from Oliver Twist, Little Dorrit, David Copperfield and more. 026915

Price: 12.00 USD
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Easy Experiments in Electricity and How to Make Them, Dickinson, L. P.
147 Easy Experiments in Electricity and How to Make Them
Dickinson, L. P.
Chicago Frederick J. Drake & Co. 1903 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding - gray cloth boards with black and silver decoration, black lettering on cover and silver lettering with small black and silver lettering on spine. Very light soiling to rear board. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with beautifully penned previous owner signature on front free endpaper. Illustrated with drawings. 204 pages + index and publisher's advertising. 026231

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Last Thing He Wanted, Didion, Joan
148 The Last Thing He Wanted
Didion, Joan
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1996 0679433317 / 9780679433316 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Trade Edition (stated) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean red boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright (small red dot - remainder mark on top text block edge) with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 227 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027141

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Fair Maid of Graystones, Dix, Beulah Marie
149 The Fair Maid of Graystones
Dix, Beulah Marie
New York Macmillan 1905 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, First Printing decorated American trade binding. Scarce book. Green cloth boards with blind-stamped botanical and gold key decoration on cover with black lettering, small black decoration and gold lettering on spine. Very light soiling. Very light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks; gilt top page edges. Published September, 1905. 351 pages. 025406

Price: 30.00 USD
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Dust Bowl: The Southern Plains in the 1930s, Donald Worster
150 Dust Bowl: The Southern Plains in the 1930s
Donald Worster
Oxford University Press, USA 1982 0195032128 / 9780195032123 First Paperback Near Fine 
First trade paperback edition. Very clean, bright book with no names, writing or marks. All pages and edges are clean and bright. Binding is tight; no creasing or chipping. Well illustrated. 277 pages with index. 023476

Price: 10.00 USD
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Miss Theodosia's Heartstrings, Donnell, Annie Hamilton
151 Miss Theodosia's Heartstrings
Donnell, Annie Hamilton
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1916 Reprint Hard Cover Good+ Very Good Jacket William Van Dresser, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - DD - Decorative Designers) in dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with floral decoration on cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear, hint of warp to front board. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. 187 pgs. Clean dustjacket has chip at rear bottom edge (1/2" tapering down to 1/4" deep and 2-1/2" length along bottom edge). No other chipping, a few short closed edge tears at folds. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. SCARCE book in any printing, scarcer in dustjacket. "An irresistible novel of happiness". 007569

Price: 30.00 USD
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Dem Good Ole Times, Dooley, Mrs. James H.
152 Dem Good Ole Times
Dooley, Mrs. James H.
New York Doubleday, Page & Co. 1906 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Suzanne Gutherz, Illustrator 
Lovely condition First Edition, First printing (Published October, 1906) in scarce original dust jacket. Decorated American trade binding - pink cloth with blue green and light pink decoration on cover, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges and unmarked endpapers. Full color illustrations by Suzanne Gutherz; decorations by Cora Parker. 151 pages. Original brown paper dust jacket with darker brown title, author and publisher's name on front panel; very small chips at corner tips and spine ends, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book about life in the old south of the United States of America. 026049

Price: 100.00 USD
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The Early Cave-Men, Dopp, Katharine E.
153 The Early Cave-Men
Dopp, Katharine E.
Chicago - New York Rand McNally 1928 later edition Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Howard V. Brown, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding - signed binding (TBH - Theodore Brown Hapgood). Beige cloth boards with dark green decoration on cover, dark green lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Very light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; small previous owner name and address neatly stamped on front free endpaper. Black and white illustrations throughout by Howard V. Brown. Preface by the author. 183 pages. Second book in a series - a children's book on the history of the early progress of man. 022391

Price: 20.00 USD
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Bobby and Betty at Play, Dopp, Katharine Elizabeth
154 Bobby and Betty at Play
Dopp, Katharine Elizabeth
Rand McNally & Co. 1927 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Mary Spoor Brand, Theodore B. Hapgood 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding - (signed binding - TBH - Theodore B. Hapgood). Yellow cloth boards with black and red decoration (two children with black chickens, red floral border on left and right side of illustration). No fraying or wear. Very clean - just the slightest hint of soiling. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are exceptionally clean and bright. Clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks, except for small children's sticker in upper corner of rear pastedown. Light foxing to half-title page only. Illustrated by Mary Spoor Brand. 157 pages. 024202

Price: 65.00 USD
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The Saintsbury Affair, Doubleday, Roman
155 The Saintsbury Affair
Doubleday, Roman
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1912 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket J. V. McFall, Illustrator 
First Edition signed decorated American trade binding (DD - Decorative Designers). Clean dark green cloth boards with gold heart-shaped locked and green ribbon decoration on cover, white lettering on cover, gold lettering and locket on spine. Tiny spot of wear-through to bottom spine corner. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; no names, writing or bookplates. Four illustrations by J. V. McFall, including frontispiece with clean tissue guard. 296 pages + four pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 022080

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Wild, Woolly & Wicked - The History of the Kansas Cow Towns and the Texas Cattle Trade, Drago, Harry Sinclair
156 Wild, Woolly & Wicked - The History of the Kansas Cow Towns and the Texas Cattle Trade
Drago, Harry Sinclair
New York Clarkson N. Potter 1960 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dustjacket. Clean mauve cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean map-illustrated endpapers. Small previous owner name on half-title page; no other marks. 354 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very shallow chipping at top spine edge (under 1/16"), hint of very light rubbing. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Complete and accurate story of the hell-roaring Kansas cowtowns--the brief violent lives of Abilene, Ellsworth, Newton, Wichita, Caldwell and Dodge City. 018160

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Peter Ibbetson, Du Maurier, George
157 Peter Ibbetson
Du Maurier, George
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1891 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Decorated American trade binding. Green cloth boards with black decoration and lettering, two small gold hearts on cover, gold lettering on spine. Light surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, with neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 418 pgs. Illustrated by the author. 014232

Price: 25.00 USD
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158 The New Century Home Book
Du Puy, Frank A.
New York Eaton & Mains 1900 First Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding. Blue cloth boards with illustrated cover and hearth decoration on spine. Clean, bright, with very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; front free endpaper is missing. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with wonderful old photographs of interiors and exteriors of houses from the era. 400 pgs. 005195

Price: 15.00 USD
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The School Four (Stories of the Triangular League), Dudley, Albertus T.
159 The School Four (Stories of the Triangular League)
Dudley, Albertus T.
Boston Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1909 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Charles Copeland, Illustrator 
First Edition, published August, 1909. Clean decorated American trade binding. Dark blue cloth boards with illustration of rowing team on cover (nice and crisp, no rubbing). Unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying, binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages are clean with clean endpapers (previous owner name in light pencil on front free endpaper), a few tiny small dots of soiling to foredge. Six illustrations by Charles Copeland. "Newbury-Westcott-Trowbridge triangle on spine designating "Stories ofthe Triangular League" and publishers name in black curcive lettering at base of spine. 027538

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Uncalled, Dunbar, Paul Laurence
160 The Uncalled
Dunbar, Paul Laurence
New York Dodd Mead 1899 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding (signed binding - GWE monogram at lower edge of front cover - George Wharton Edwards). Hint of slightest surface wear to corners. Binding is tight and square, Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Copyright date 1898 by Dodd, Mead and Company; title page - Dodd, Mead and Company 1899. Binding B, with author's name spelled correctly on front cover. 255 pages. 024143

Price: 125.00 USD
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