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Goliath - The Life of Robert Schuller, Penner, James
181 Goliath - The Life of Robert Schuller
Penner, James
Anaheim New Hope Publishing 1992 1-879989-06-9 / 9781879989061 Deluxe edition Leather Near FIne 
440 pgs. Nr Fine Leather like binding with gold lettering and design. Special deluxe bound edition produced exclusively for Members and Friends of the Crystal Cathedral Television Ministry. Clean, bright with no wear. Small notation inside (Schuller - heart attack 12/3/97). .Religion. 002129

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182 The "Clinton" Sands in Canton, Dover, Massillon, and Navarre Quadrangles, Ohio (Geological Survey Bulletin 1003-A)
Pepper, James F., Wallace De Witt, Jr. And Gail M. Everhart
Washington, D.C. U.S. Government Printing Office 1953 First Hard Cover Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 15 pgs. with index + 7 maps on rear pocket, all in clean fine condition. 8vo. Geology. 011903

Price: 50.00 USD
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When the Giraffe Runs Down, Pillitteri, Joseph
183 When the Giraffe Runs Down
Pillitteri, Joseph
New York Dial Press 1970 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Clean green cloth boards with crisp black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Very slight water mark at lower spine edge, barely discernable. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean bright endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 284 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with one 3/4" closed tear at top spine corner, faint water mark at spine base. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. One harrowing day in the life of three people: Claude, a medical student; Rev. Mr. Abraham, his father; and Dr. Rober Collier, a young intern suffering from an unhappy marriage and a bad head cold. 8vo. Fiction. 016734

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The Ghost of Henry James, Plante, David
184 The Ghost of Henry James
Plante, David
Boston Gambit, Inc. 1970 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean yellow cloth boards with black cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 247 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear, two very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author David Plante's first book. 8vo. Fiction. 012019

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A Guest in the Jungle, Polster, James
185 A Guest in the Jungle
Polster, James
San Francisco Mercury House 1987 0-916515-21-4 / 9780916515218 First Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Clean green boards with darker green cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper. 194 pgs. Fictional adventure set in the Amazon jungle. 8vo. Fiction. 013264

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Tale Bearers, Pritchett, V. S.
186 The Tale Bearers
Pritchett, V. S.
New York Random House 1980 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First American Edition. Very clean unfaded red boards with clean unfaded black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Slight offset (brown shadow) to front free endpaper from enclosed newspaper article, else fine. 223 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. V.S. Pritchett, one of the literary masters of our age, brings together twenty-three characteristic essays on major English and American writers, and various characters and exotics. Subjects include Joseph Conrad, E. M. Forster, Graham greene, Evelyn Waugh, Henry James, Saul Bellow and others. Typed review and related newspaper article laid in. 8vo. Literature. 016769

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Cabot Wright Begins, Purdy, James
187 Cabot Wright Begins
Purdy, James
New York Farrar Straus 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Clean black cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean blue endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 228 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped (4.95 on front inside flap), has light soiling, a few tiny edge nicks and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018796

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The Lady - Studies of Certain Significant Phases of Her History, Putnam, Emily James
188 The Lady - Studies of Certain Significant Phases of Her History
Putnam, Emily James
New York Sturgis & Walton Company 1910 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, published October, 1910, with old review slip from the publisher laid in. Clean decorated American trade binding - signed binding (DD monogram on cover - Decorative Designers). Clean dark blue cloth boards with elaborate gold decoration and lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Very slight surface wear to spine corners, no fraying or tears. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges, blank endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with black and white plates. 323 pages. 027007

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The Celestine Prophecy, Redfield, James
189 The Celestine Prophecy
Redfield, James
New York Warner Books 1993 0-446-51862-X / 9780446518628 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First hardcover edition, first printing in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean white boards with green spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 246 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. First edition, First Printing of the first hardcover edition (true first edition was a self-published soft cover). 013406

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Traveller Extraordinary: The Life of James Bruce of Kinnaird, Reid, J. M.
190 Traveller Extraordinary: The Life of James Bruce of Kinnaird
Reid, J. M.
New York W. W. Norton 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean turquoise blue cloth boards with gold lettering and black decoration on spine. No fraying or wear, hint of very slight fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, illustrated with maps. Small previous owner inscription on back corner of front free endpaper. 320 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Clean dustjacket has 1/4" chipping at top and bottom spine edges, a few tiny additional edge chips, short closed edge tears. Price clip at top corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The remarkable eighteenth-century explorer of the Nile whose adventures revealed a mysterious and fascinating Africa. 8vo. Exploration. 015735

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191 Where the New World Begins
Reid, James
New York/Nashville Abingdon Cokesbury 1957 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and two Christmas stamps on front free endpaper. 218 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has small chips at top of spine, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8 vo.. Religion. 010448

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192 Sketches in the Sand
Reston, James
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1967 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, bright gold lettering and decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 479 pgs. + index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, price-clipped at corner, with one tiny (under 1/4") closed tear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Essays. 008530

Price: 15.00 USD
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193 Ghosts in American Houses
Reynolds, James
New York Bonanza Books 1955 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 229 pgs. Illustrated with drawings. Clean dustjacket has small closed tear at upper right corner flap fold (1/2" or less), slight wear at spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 x 10-1/2". Paranormal. 008724

Price: 10.00 USD
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In the Forests of the Night, Riddell, James
194 In the Forests of the Night
Riddell, James
London Robert Hale Limited 1948 First Hardcover Very Good Fair Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with yellow-green lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Decorated endpapers with a tiny "Good!" penned at top corner of front free endpaper. Clean glossy pages. Illustrated with maps, over 100 dramatic black and white photographs. 229 pages. Dust jacket with price intact has piece missing across top of rear panel, edge wear, chips at spine ends. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Two amateur Englishmen armed with twenty Leica cameras, a determination to harm no living thing, and an ability to laugh at themselves go into the strange, dark, fantastic world of the Central African forest to take pictures of animals. 025653

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Jewels from J. Whitcomb Riley, Riley, J. Whitcomb
195 Jewels from J. Whitcomb Riley
Riley, J. Whitcomb
Buffalo, NY Berger Publishing Company 1907 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Gorgeous and unusual little book of Riley's poems, with every page beautifully decorated. Hardcover, size about 5" x 7" with color portrait of James Whitcomb Riley on cover. Clean cover with slight surface chipping to spine edge. Sewn binding is tight. Unpaginated. Clean blank endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 024833

Price: 15.00 USD
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An Old Sweetheart of Mine, Riley, James Whitcomb
196 An Old Sweetheart of Mine
Riley, James Whitcomb
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1902 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Charming Grosset & Dunlap edition in original illustrated jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with black lettering and double-ruled line border on cover, black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Brief previous owner inscription in light pencil on front endpapers - could easily be erased without a trace, but I didn't (found it charming). Slight browning to endpapers. Lovely iIlustrations by Howard Chandler Christy; all pages decorated. Dust jacket illustrated by Christy is clean, has slight wear at spine corners, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022783

Price: 25.00 USD
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Armazindy, Riley, James Whitcomb
197 Armazindy
Riley, James Whitcomb
Indianapolis Bowen-Merrill 1894 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean maroon and brown cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Hint of surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Previous owner inscription in pencil dated 1894 on front free endpaper. 169 pages. 021091

Price: 20.00 USD
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198 Home Again With Me
RIley, James Whitcomb
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill 1908 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
Olive green ribbed cloth boards with clean, unchipped oval paste-on illustration by Christy on cover. No bumping. Hint of edge fading to boards. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean decorated endpapers. Unpaginated (43 plates). 010983

Price: 20.00 USD
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Home Again With Me, Riley, James Whitcomb
199 Home Again With Me
Riley, James Whitcomb
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill 1908 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
Beautiful clean decorated binding in original dust jacket. Green cloth boards with stamped gold lettering, white and green decoration surrounding a clean unworn full color oval illustration on cover; unworn bright gold lettering on spine with white and green decorations. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean elaborately decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated by Howard Chandler Christy with page decorations by Franklin Booth. Clean illustrated dust jacket has a few tiny edge tears, one very small chip to front flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Lovely book and dust jacket in amazingly great condition. 025332

Price: 75.00 USD
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Out to Old Aunt Mary's, Riley, James Whitcomb
200 Out to Old Aunt Mary's
Riley, James Whitcomb
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill 1904 Hardcover Near Fine Howard Chandler Christy and Margaret Armstrong 
Clean decorated American trade binding with decorations to cover and pages by Margaret Armstrong; illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy. Clean green cloth boards with clean oval portrait of "Aunt Mary" on cover with white decoration around the portrait, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear to cloth, hint of slighestt wear to white decoration, all gold lettering unchipped. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean beautifully decorated endpapers. Previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of first blank page. Frontispiece illustration with clean tissue guard. All pages are decorated. 027494

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