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The Unknown Guest, Maeterlinck, Maurice
161 The Unknown Guest
Maeterlinck, Maurice
New York Dodd Mead & Co. 1914 First Hard Cover Very Good++ No Dustjacket Jacket 
First Edition. Clean decorated American trade binding. Very clean green cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration, gilt lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper--no other marks. 410 pgs. 007458

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162 Reveries of a Bachelor or a Book of the Heart
Marvel, I. K.
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1889 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with gold line border and raised cameo on front board. A few spots of wear at top and bottom of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontis illustration with tissue guard. 260 pgs. 007071

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Samuel Johnson: His Words and His Ways - What He Said, What He Did, and What Men Thought and Spoke Concerning Him, Mason, E. T.
163 Samuel Johnson: His Words and His Ways - What He Said, What He Did, and What Men Thought and Spoke Concerning Him
Mason, E. T.
New York Harper & Brothers 1879 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Maroon cloth boards with stamped gilt lettering on cover and spine. Some wear-through to corner tips. Slight surface wear to spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no foxing. Clean black endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 319 pgs. with index + advertising. 011821

Price: 25.00 USD
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Our Favorites - Our Favorite Poets and Poems Old and New, Maxwell, Mrs. Gen. O. C.
164 Our Favorites - Our Favorite Poets and Poems Old and New
Maxwell, Mrs. Gen. O. C.
Jersey City, NJ Star Publishing Company 1891 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean decorated cloth binding, with elaborate silver, gold and black decoration on cover and spine. Approx. size 8-1/2" x 11-1/2". Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Slight bumping to corners, two tiny spots of wear to base of spine corners. Pages and edges are clean with clean floral decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Color frontis illustration with clean tissue guard; every page has red decorative border; additional black and white illustrations throughout. 414 pp. with index. Includes poems of William Cullen Bryant, Henry Longfellow, Oliver Wendell Holmes, James Russell Lowell, and many more, plus drawings of their homes. 019956

Price: 60.00 USD
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Aunt Madge's Story, May, Sophie
165 Aunt Madge's Story
May, Sophie
Boston Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co. 1899 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Very clean illustrated book from "Little Prudy's Flyaway Series." Green-gray cloth boards with dark green lettering on cover and spine. Full color paste-on illustration on cover (unworn) showing little boy eating milk with a spoon out of the same bowl at which three kittens are drinking. No fraying or wear. Slightest hint of light dust soiling. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner inscription in very light pencil dated Dec. 25, 1916. Illustrated with black and white drawings. 214 pages. Size approx. 5" x 7". 026469

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166 Flaxie Frizzle Stories
May, Sophie
Boston Lee and Shepard 1876 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Brown cloth boards with illustrated cover, silver title lettering on cover. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Frontis illustration with tissue guard (additional illustrations). Previous owner name inside front cover and on front free endpaper. 182 pgs. + advertising. 12 Mo. Children's. 007163

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167 Illustrated Horse Management
Mayhew, Dr. Edward
North Hollywood, CA Wilshire Book Co. 1968 0-87980-210-3 / 9780879802103 Facsimile Edition Soft Cover Near FIne Illustrated 
Very clean bright softcover book. No creasing, curling or chipping. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright. No names or marks. Illustrated with more than 400 engravings, this book was originally published in 1888. 548 pgs. with index. 010011

Price: 10.00 USD
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Around Home, McArthur, Peter
168 Around Home
McArthur, Peter
Canada Musson Book Company, Ltd. 1925 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket C. W. Jefferys, Illustrator 
First Edition. Clean green cloth boards with darker green illustration on cover, red lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers, with no names, writing or bookplates. 251 pgs. with drawings by C. W. Jefferys. A beautiful series of essays about country life in rural Ontario, Canada. 8vo. Country Living. 016379

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Lastchance Junction: Far Far West, McClean, Sally Pratt
169 Lastchance Junction: Far Far West
McClean, Sally Pratt
Boston Cupples and Hurd 1889 Second Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Decorated clean green cloth boards decorated with flower and birds, gilt title box on cover and spine (unchipped). No fraying or wear-through, corners lightly bumped with slight surface wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking--a couple of very tiny holes to paper at front inside board near hinge. Pages are clean. Printed at the Algonquin Press. 258 pgs. 008986

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Nedra, McCutcheon, George Barr
170 Nedra
McCutcheon, George Barr
New York Dodd Mead 1905 First Hardcover Near Fine No Dust jacket Harrison Fisher, Illustrator 
First Edition, with "Published September, 1905" on copyright page, 1905 on title page. Very clean green cloth boards with clean bright unchipped color paste-on illustration on cover, unchipped white stamped lettering on cover and spine. No fading or fraying, hint of very light surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Beautifully penned previous owner Christmas inscription on front free endpaper dated 1905; no other marks. Illustrations by Harrison Fisher, including color frontis illustration with clean tissue guard + 3 additional color plates. 343 pp. A beautiful copy. 020679

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Daughter of Anderson Crow, McCutcheon, George Barr
171 The Daughter of Anderson Crow
McCutcheon, George Barr
New York Dodd, Mead & Co. 1907 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket B. Martin Justice, Illustrator 
Beautifully clean, solid First Edition ("Published September, 1907" on copyright page, 1907 on title page). Very clean moss green cloth boards with stamped white lettering on cover and spine, clean unchipped color paste-on illustration on cover. No bumping or fraying (very slight surface wear to corners). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean bright endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 346 pgs. with beautiful illustrations throughout by B. Martin Justice (color frontis plate, fourteen additional black & white plates, many drawings). 016089

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Flyers, McCutcheon, George Barr
172 The Flyers
McCutcheon, George Barr
New York Dodd Mead 1907 First Hardcover Near Fine No Dust jacket Jacket Harrison Fisher and Theodoe B. Hapgood, Illustrators 
First Edition, with "Published, 1907" on copyright page, 1907 on title page. Clean decorated blue cloth boards (one very faint small spot on rear board) with clean unchipped color illustration on cover, unchipped stamped white lettering on cover and spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with gilt top page edges. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Lovely full color illustrations by Harrison Fisher; page decorations by Theodore B. Hapgood. 127 pp. A very pretty book. 019196

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173 Lucile
Meredith, Owen
Philadelphia Henry T. Coates & Co. Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with blind stamped decoration on cover, gilt lettering on spine. No fraying, very little wear. Gilt top page edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Very small previous owner name and date 1901 on front free endpaper. Frontis illustration and floral decoration on front fly leaf. No publication date, circa late 1800's. 8vo. Fiction. 009160

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Conrad in Quest of his of Youth, Merrick, Leonard
174 Conrad in Quest of his of Youth
Merrick, Leonard
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1911 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
A Grosset & Dunlap "Novel of Distinction" in original G&P dustjacket. Black cloth boards with yellow-green lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Slightest line of fading to lower board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Two spots of shallow old insect damage to page edges. 306 pgs. Dustjacket is clean with light age toning to spine, a few very small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of a man who attempts to recapture the fleeting pleasures of youth. 018297

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175 The Sowers
Merriman, Henry Seton
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1899 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
390 pgs. VG++ Very clean red cloth boards with blindstamped decoration on cover, gold lettering & decoration on spine. Gilt top page edges. Binding is tight & square. Pages bright and clean, including endpapers. No names or writing inside. Nice frontis illustration with tissue guard. 8vo. Antiquarian. 003567

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Anthony Overman, Michelson, Miriam
176 Anthony Overman
Michelson, Miriam
New York Doubleday Page & Co. 1906 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket John Cecil Clay, Illustrator 
First Edition, with 1906 on title page, "Published, August, 1906" on copyright page. Clean green cloth boards with white lettering and gold and white decoration on cover and spine. No fading, light surface wear to corners and top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Foxing to endpapers and to a few front pages. Lovely illustrations by John Cecil Clay. 330 pp. 019474

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177 The Maid of Bocasse
Miller, May Halsey
New York G. W. Dillingham 1900 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Warren B. Davis, Illustrator 
Clean moss green cloth boards with handsome decorated cover (dark green, yellow and black illustration of maiden and knight), unchipped stamped green lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 333 pp. Warren B. Davis frontis illustration (black & white). 020097

Price: 25.00 USD
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Through the Gates of Old Romance, Mills, W. J.
178 Through the Gates of Old Romance
Mills, W. J.
Philaladelphia/London J. B. Lippincott 1903 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket John Rae, Illustrator 
Light cream color boards with illustration on cover (gentleman kissing lady's hand), gilt lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Hint of light soiling from handling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no foxing or browning. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 282 pgs. Illustrated with black & white plates by John Rae. Binding signed (JR - John Rae). 014227

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The Flutes, Miln, Louise Jordan
179 The Flutes
Miln, Louise Jordan
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1928 First Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, in original dustjacket. Clean yellow cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear, lettering is unchipped; tiny bump to one corner tip and tiny bump to board edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Decorated endpapers. Previous owner name and date (October 1928) on front free endpaper in pencil; tiny spot to front free endpaper edge. 356 pp. Dustjacket is quite clean (small spot to edge of front fold, has small corner chips, 2-1/2" closed tear along front spine fold, some vertical creasing to front panel on right side. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020557

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Coridon's Song and Other Verses, miscellaneous
180 Coridon's Song and Other Verses
miscellaneous
London Macmillan 1894 Hardcover Very Good++ No Dust jacket Jacket 
Clean unfaded dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering and elaborate illustration on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt page edges. Clean dark green endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 1894 on title page; introduction dated 1894; no additional printings listed. Illustrations by Hugh Thomas, including frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. Introduction by Austin Dobson. 163 pp. A lovely book, illustrated with beautiful drawings. Verses include: Coridon's Song; The Angler's Song; Who Liveth So Merry; Come Sweet Lass; Morning in London; A Journey to Exeter; How Happy Could I be With Either; A Hunting We Will Go; Oh! Dear! What Can the Matter Be!; Sir Dilberry Diddle. 019210

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