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Toby Tyler - Or Ten Weeks with a Circus, Otis, James
181 Toby Tyler - Or Ten Weeks with a Circus
Otis, James
New York Harper & Brothers 1923 Later printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean book in original unclipped dust jacket. Green cloth boards with black illustration and lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautiful full color frontispiece illustration of Toby Tyler with a monkey. 252 pages. Clean illustrated dust jacket is not price clipped, has small chip at top rear corner of spine, 1" closed tear at base spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Runaway boy finds glitter, hardship and friends among a traveling circus. 025800

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When Dewey came to Manila Or Among the Filipinos, Otis, James
182 When Dewey came to Manila Or Among the Filipinos
Otis, James
Boston Dana Estes & Company 1899 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. Copyright, 1899 on copyright page, 1899 on title page. Very clean blue cloth boards with dark blue and gold decoration, gold lettering, red stars on cover; blue lettering and stars on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight age toning to page edges), with clean floral endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with page decorations and full page drawings. 107 pages. 025179

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On The World's Roof, Oxley, J. Macdonald
183 On The World's Roof
Oxley, J. Macdonald
London James Nisbet & Company 1906 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Charles Whumper, Illustrator 
Decorated binding (British). Blue cloth boards with white, blue and green decoration on cover and spine. Very slight surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight, some cracking at hinges has been carefully repaired. Pages are clean, endpapers are tanned. Previous owner inscription beautifully penned on front pastedown. No date of publication, circa 1900 (the inscription is dated 1906). Illustrated by Chas. Whumper. 271 pages. 024333

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John Marvel Assistant, Page, Thomas Nelson
184 John Marvel Assistant
Page, Thomas Nelson
New York Charles Scribner 1909 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Jacket James Montgomery Flagg, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, published October, 1909. Green ribbed cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by James Montgomery Flagg, (8 illustrations, including frontispiece with clean tissue guard). 573 pages. 024510

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Filthy Rich: A Powerful Billionaire, the Sex Scandal that Undid Him, and All the Justice that Money Can Buy - The Shocking True Story of Jeffrey Epstein, Patterson, James; John Connolly with Tim Malloy
185 Filthy Rich: A Powerful Billionaire, the Sex Scandal that Undid Him, and All the Justice that Money Can Buy - The Shocking True Story of Jeffrey Epstein
Patterson, James; John Connolly with Tim Malloy
Little, Brown and Company 2016 0316274054 / 9780316274050 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (published October, 2016) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean mustard yellow boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with color photographs. 287 pages + publisher's advertising at rear of book. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An explosive true story from the world's most popular thriller writer, FILTHY RICH is the true riveting tale of money, power, sex, and the easy price of justice for America's wealthy citizens -- written BEFORE the shi_ hit the fan with Epstein's arrest and suspicious death in a New York City jail. 027764

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Goliath - The Life of Robert Schuller, Penner, James
186 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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187 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

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When the Giraffe Runs Down, Pillitteri, Joseph
188 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
189 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
190 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

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The Tale Bearers, Pritchett, V. S.
191 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
192 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 Celestine Prophecy, Redfield, James
193 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.
194 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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195 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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196 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

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197 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

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In the Forests of the Night, Riddell, James
198 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
199 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

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An Old Sweetheart of Mine, Riley, James Whitcomb
200 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

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