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The Man in the Iron Mask, Dumas, Alexandre
161 The Man in the Iron Mask
Dumas, Alexandre
New York Dodd Mead 1939 First Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean scarce hardcover book complete with original dust jacket. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, stamped yellow lettering on cover and spine. Tiny 1/16" closed tear at top spine edge, otherwise no wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. All black and white plates are clean and intact. Slight yellowing to text pages. 280 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (price has been neatly inked out, but can still be seen to be 2.00), some edge wear and small edge chips, 2" closed tear near spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Illustrated with sixteen black and white photographs from the Edward Small motion picture starring Joan Bennett and Louis Heyward. 028023

Price: 500.00 USD
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Rogue Wave, Dunlap, Susan
162 Rogue Wave
Dunlap, Susan
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A. Villard Books 1991 0-394-58524-0 / 9780394585246 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Very clean green boardswith clean black cloth spine, bright metallic lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page; no previous owner names, writing or bookplates. 257 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mystery. 015630

Price: 35.00 USD
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Written in the Sand, Duval, G. R.
163 Written in the Sand
Duval, G. R.
Philadelphia The John C. Winston Co. 1913 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Decorated clean green ribbed cloth boards with gilt lettering, palm trees on cover, gilt lettering and palm tree on spine. Light wear at top & bottom of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. P/O name in pencil on front free endpaper. Color frontis illustration. 335 pgs. First Edition. 004627

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Hangman's Whip, Eberhart, Mignon G.
164 The Hangman's Whip
Eberhart, Mignon G.
New York Triangle Books 1942 Reprint Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket 
First thus of reprint edition, with "Triangle Books Edition Published September 1942" on copyright page. Red cloth boards with black lettering on spine, skeleton with whip on spine, whip tail extending onto cover. Llight soiling, hint of light surface wear to corners, no bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean but tanned, with clean red top-stained page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 275 pgs. Clean illustrated dustjacket has very small corner chips and edge wear, long closed tear at front flap fold line. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A woman changes her mind about divorcing her husband--and death steps in. 018102

Price: 15.00 USD
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Big Book for Peace, Editor-Ann Durell; Editor-Marilyn Sachs
165 Big Book for Peace
Editor-Ann Durell; Editor-Marilyn Sachs
New York Dutton Children's Books 1990 0590453947 / 9780590453943 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition with full number line on copyright page, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Maurice Sendak. Very clean glossy color illustrated boards. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean dark blue endpapers; small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Beautifully illustrated in color by multiple illustrators. 120 pages. Dust jacket is clean, bright, unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Created by more than 30 of the best known and loved authors and illustrators of children's books. Filled with stories, pictures, poems, and even a song, it is a book about many kinds of peace and harmony. 024252

Price: 20.00 USD
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Victorian Houses - A Treasury of Lesser-Known Examples, Edmund V. Gillon; Clay Lancaster
166 Victorian Houses - A Treasury of Lesser-Known Examples
Edmund V. Gillon; Clay Lancaster
Dover Publications 1973 0486229661 / 9780486229669 First Paperback Very Good 
Paperback book - size approx. 9-1/2" x 11-1/2". Clean cover with a little light creasing to one corner. No chipping or fading. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Tiny previous owner last name at top edge of front free endpaper; no other marks. Illustrated with full page black and white photographs. 024102

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein, Volume 1 -The Early Years, 1879-1902 and  Volume 2 - The Swiss Years: Writings, 1900-1909 (TWO VOLUMES COMPLETE), Einstein, Albert (John Stachel, Editor)
167 The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein, Volume 1 -The Early Years, 1879-1902 and Volume 2 - The Swiss Years: Writings, 1900-1909 (TWO VOLUMES COMPLETE)
Einstein, Albert (John Stachel, Editor)
Princeton, New Jersey Princeton University Press 1987 0691084076 / 9780691084077 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
TWO VOLUMES complete in original dust jackets. Original text of Einstein's writings (in German) with some English commentary. Large books (approx. 8" x 10-1/4") blue cloth-covered boards are clean and unworn. Bindings are tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Each book has clean original dust jacket - unchipped, no wear, no tears. Each dustjacket is enclosed in a new archival quality mylar cover. 028183

Price: 75.00 USD
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168 Jack Midwood or Bread Cast upon the Waters
Ellis, Edward S.
Philadelphia The John C. Winston Co. 1895 Hard Cover Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Beige cloth boards with illustration (cowboy riding bucking bronco) on cover. Light soiling, some wear to edges of spine. Binding is tight & square, with some cracking starting at rear hinge only. Illustrated endpapers. Frontis illustration. P/O name on front free endpaper. 263 pgs. 8vo. Western. 004749

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Complete Book of Hunting, Elman, Robert
169 The Complete Book of Hunting
Elman, Robert
New York Mallard Press (BDD Promotional Books Company) 1980 079245412X / 9780792454120 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean large hardcover book in clean unclipped dust jacket. Unfaded green cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with beautifully illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Robert Elman, supervising editor - with many contributions by famous conservationists, hunters, and outdoor writers. Profusely illustrated, including many full color full page photographs, drawings. 320 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped; slight wrinkling at upper edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Size approx. 10" x 11-1/2". 026200

Price: 35.00 USD
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Ruth Fielding at Silver Ranch, Emerson, Alice B.
170 Ruth Fielding at Silver Ranch
Emerson, Alice B.
New York Cupples & Leon 1913 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
Fifth title in the Ruth Fielding series for girls, dustjacket format #4. Very clean beige cloth boards with crisp illustration and lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 204 pages. Very clean, lovely illustrated dust jacket; no chips, one short closed edge tear at base of rear panel at spine edge. Four titles in the "Linger Not" series listed on rear panel of jacket. Twenty-two Ruth Fielding titles listed on reverse side of dustjacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A very clean book and jacket in exceptionally nice condition. 021210

Price: 20.00 USD
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171 Madame Therese or The Volunteers of '92
Erckmann-Chatrian
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1910 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with white lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 264 pgs. Translated from the French of Erckmann-Chatrian. 006614

Price: 6.00 USD
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The Brothers Harper: A Unique Publishing partnership and its Impact upon the Cultural life of America from 1817 to 1853, Exman, Eugene
172 The Brothers Harper: A Unique Publishing partnership and its Impact upon the Cultural life of America from 1817 to 1853
Exman, Eugene
New York Harper & Row 1965 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, signed by author. Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear; slight fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean gray endpapers. Inscribed and signed on half-title page by author: "Inscribedto Ed Singer, Harper colleague - Eugene Exman - June 10, 1965." 413 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with one tiny closed tear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Publishing. 016755

Price: 30.00 USD
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From Black Land To Fifth Sun: The Science Of Sacred Sites, Fagan, Brian
173 From Black Land To Fifth Sun: The Science Of Sacred Sites
Fagan, Brian
Reading, Massachusetts Basic Books (Addison-Wesley) 1998 0201959917 / 9780201959918 First Hardcover Very Good+ near fine Jacket 
First Edition, first printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. Yellow boards with black spine, metallic lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges area clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings and maps. 403 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. How science is finally beginning to lift the veil on mysterious cave paintings, enigmatic earthworks, and temples--and the religious and spiritual lives of our forebears. 027863

Price: 15.00 USD
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Paddock Personalities: Being Thirty Years of Turf Memories, Fairfax-Blakeborough, J.
174 Paddock Personalities: Being Thirty Years of Turf Memories
Fairfax-Blakeborough, J.
London Hutchinson & Co. no date listed Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (hint of foxing to title page, hint of dust speckling to page edges); clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 288 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has one very short closed edge tear at top panel's rear edge, hint of fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The author (who wrote at least a dozen "turf" novels and many books on horse racing, deals in an intimate, engaging way with all the prominent Turf-personalities with whom he came in contact during his career in connection with racing both behind the scenes and as a Turf official. 013838

Price: 65.00 USD
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175 The Wooden Pillow
Fallas, Carl
New York The Viking Press 1936 Second Printing Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with clean bright paper labels (unchipped) on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 311 pgs. 8vo. Fiction. 009169

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Unvanquished, Fast, Howard
176 The Unvanquished
Fast, Howard
The World Publishing Co. 1942 First Hard Cover Good Very Good Jacket 
First Tower Books Edition (so stated) in illustrated dust jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with black title box on cover and spine. No bumping, but there is a small tear to cloth at top of spine (1/3"). Binding is tight & crisp, pages are tanned. Very small return address label at inside edge of front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket has small closed tear at top of spine, age-toning to spine. Enclosed in new mylar cover. Distinguished and powerful historical novel about George Washington. 005253

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Impressionist Garden: Ideas and Inspiration from the Paintings and Gardens of the Impressionists, Fell, Derek
177 The Impressionist Garden: Ideas and Inspiration from the Paintings and Gardens of the Impressionists
Fell, Derek
New York Clarkson Potter /Carol Southern Books 1994 0517598515 / 9780517598511 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (and first printing, with full number line) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded green boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Book size approx. 10" x 9-1/2". Gorgeous full color photographs and paintings throughout, planting diagrams. Very clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (35.00/46.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025230

Price: 20.00 USD
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178 Ice Palace
Ferber, Edna
Garden City Doubleday 1958 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean black cloth boards with silver and blue lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with slight browning to endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 411 pages. Dust jacket is bright, hint of light soiling to rear panel; not price clipped (4.50 on front inside flap), tiny H3 written in red on front flap, a few tiny edge nicks, no chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story dramatizing the debate over Alaska statehood. Adapted into a motion picture (1960) starring Richard Burton. 022056

Price: 20.00 USD
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Reporting America at War An Oral History, Ferrari, Michelle
179 Reporting America at War An Oral History
Ferrari, Michelle
Hyperion Books 2003 1401300723 / 9781401300722 First Hardcover Near Fine fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition with full number line. Very clean beige boards with brown spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks 256 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Great war reporters from World War II to the present, including Edward R. Murrow, Walter Cronkite, David Halberstam, Peter Arnett, Morley Safer, Chistiane Amanpour, and more. 018221

Price: 12.00 USD
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Bridget Jones's Diary, Fielding, Helen
180 Bridget Jones's Diary
Fielding, Helen
New York Viking Press 1998 0670880728 / 9780670880720 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
Stated First American Edition, with full number line. Clean unfaded yellow-orange boards with clean white spine, metallic lettering on spine. Very light bumping at spine base, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 267 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Bridget Jones's Diary charts a devastatingly self-aware, hilarious year in the life of a thirty-something single woman. Made into a movie (2001) starring Renée Zellweger and Colin Firth. 017820

Price: 25.00 USD
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