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The Lightning Conductor - The Strange Adventures of A Motor-Car, Williamson, C. N. and A. M.
161 The Lightning Conductor - The Strange Adventures of A Motor-Car
Williamson, C. N. and A. M.
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1905 Revised Hardcover Very Good 
Grosset & Dunlap edition, Revised, Enlarged and Illustrated. Decorated American trade binding - clean green cloth boards with lighter green decoration, line border and lettering on cover, light green lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Slight browning to endpapers. Front panel of dust jacket laid in. Two small previous owner names on front free endpaper, and in very tiny but very legible print, a short synopsis of the book on front free endpaper. "A detailed tour through the monuments and villages of central & southern Europe before any world wars - soon after cars were invented, all in a verneer of romance & upperclass optimism." 023996

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Cat's Eye, Willson, Anthony
162 Cat's Eye
Willson, Anthony
New York Barrows Mussey 1937 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Clean green cloth boards with crisp black lettering on spine. Very slight fading to spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight with very slight lean, no cracking. Boldly inscribed, dated and SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper. Pages and edges are clean. Clean DUSTJACKET is not price clipped, bright with slight fading to spine, has small chips at top of spine, vertical crease on front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 011373

Price: 100.00 USD
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The Lovers, Wilson, Mitchell
163 The Lovers
Wilson, Mitchell
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1954 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean light gray cloth boards with red lettering on spine (one tiny very faint spot to rear board, smaller than a pea). No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 283 pgs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has short closed edge tears, small crease, light wear to corners. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of love and passion on Martha's Vineyard in the days of whaling ships. 6" x 8-3/4". Fiction. 016983

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164 The Romance of Great Books and Their Authors
Winterich, John T.
New York Halcyon House 1929 Cloth Bds Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
374 pgs. VG Green cloth, gilt lettering & decoration on spine. Spine and cover edges faded. Clean and tight, nicely illustrated. First published under title of "Books and the Man".Books on Books. 001235

Price: 10.00 USD
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165 Margarethe or Life-Problems: A Romance
WIster, Mrs. A. L. (from the German of E. Juncker)
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott 1897 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean maroon buckram cloth boards with gold title lettering on spine, gold Lippincott at base of spine. Very light wear, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no foxing. P/O name crosssed out on front free endpaper, handwritten date of May 1899. 336 pgs. 8vo. Novel. 005761

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166 The Cigarette Girl
Wolper, Carol
New York Riverhead (Putnam) 1999 1-57322-137-6 / 9781573221375 First Hardbound Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean white boards with red spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 272 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. A cool insider's look at modern romance and the movie business in Los Angeles. Fiction. 002302

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The Shepherd of the Hills, Wright, Harold Bell
167 The Shepherd of the Hills
Wright, Harold Bell
New York A. L. Burt 1907 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
A. L. Burt edition in nice original dust jacket. Clean burgundy cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Black and white frontispiece illustration. 348 pages. Dust jacket has light soiling, shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges, slight corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026742

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M31: A Family Romance, Wright, Stephen
168 M31: A Family Romance
Wright, Stephen
New York Harmony Books 1988 0-517-56869-1 / 9780517568699 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean black boards with clean gray cloth spine, blue metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean; remainder mark to upper page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 214 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The strange lives of Dash and Dot, a husband-and-wife team of authors and lecturers who believe they are descendants of aliens from the galaxy M31. 8vo. Fiction. 014004

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Sands of Pleasure, Young, Filson
169 The Sands of Pleasure
Young, Filson
Boston Dana Estes & Co. 1905 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Second Printing (so stated) decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram DD - Decorative Designers). Green cloth boards with green, black and orange lighthouse and butterfly decoration on cover, with stamped gold lettering and a gold and black torch and heart decoration on spine. Very light soiling (a few small faint spots), very slight wear to spine corners. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Color frontispiece (portrait of a beautiful young woman). 398 pages. 025404

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