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181 Further Fables for Our Time
Thurber, James
New York Simon & Schuster 1956 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean dark blue boards with gold animal illustrations on cover, green cloth spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Very small P/O label at inside edge of front free endpaper. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price-clipped, is unchipped, with two very small tears (under 1/2") at corner edge folds. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. First Edition. 005309

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Time Flies, Tohmann, Eric
182 Time Flies
Tohmann, Eric
New York Crown Publishers 1994 0517595982 / 9780517595985 Later printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Beautifully clean book and dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. A Caldecott Honor book. Clean glossy color illutrated boards. Size approx. 10" x 11". No bumping, fading or wear. As new condition. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. Inscribed and signed on title page by author: "For Zoe! - E. Rohmann - 2007." Color illustrations throughout. "A Parents' Guide to TIME FLIES" attached to rear pastedown. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in removable protective mylar cover. 024811

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The Wind is Rising, Tomlinson, H. M.
183 The Wind is Rising
Tomlinson, H. M.
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1942 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Second Printing, November 1942, in clean unclipped jacket. Very clean gray cloth boards with burgundy lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean with burgundy top stained page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 271 pp. Clean bright jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book consisting of twelve papers, consecutive chapters of England's history during the time of World War II. 019799

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The Entertaining Wife or The Lady Who Came to Dinner, Toupin, Elizabeth and Suzanne Rogers
184 The Entertaining Wife or The Lady Who Came to Dinner
Toupin, Elizabeth and Suzanne Rogers
Annandale, VA Elizabeth Toupin and Suzanne Rogers (Turnpike Press) 1959 Third Printing Soft Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Suzanne Rogers, Illustrator 
Orange stiff paper boards with comb style plastic binding. Line drawing of sophisticated woman with cigarette holder and glass of wine on cover, on back cover a line drawing of same woman doing the dishes. No chipping or wear. Hint of slight age-toning. 73 pgs. + index. Written for the person who likes good food and enjoys preparing it, and for those whose main form of entertaining is dinner parties. 20 planned menus with recipes and suggested time schedule for preparing dinner. Approx. 6" x 9". Cook Book. 017376

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The Heart of the Hunter, Van der Post, Laurens
185 The Heart of the Hunter
Van der Post, Laurens
New York William Morrow 1961 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Maurice Wilson, Illustrator 
First American Edition. Clean light beige cloth boards with blue cloth spine (hint of slightest fading to blue cloth), silver lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, nice sharp corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 269 pgs. Illustrated with line drawings by Maurice Wilson. Dustjacket is not price clipped, is bright with very slight edge wear, tiny chip at top rear spine corner, one short closed edge tear; slight foxing to interior flaps of dustjacket. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This is the first U.S. Edition and is a review copy, with original "Advance Reading Copy" slip from the publisher laid in, along with two newspaper clippings of book reviews at the time. 8vo. Africa. 015262

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Gift of Time - The Autobiography of an International Smuggler, Varna, Andrew
186 Gift of Time - The Autobiography of an International Smuggler
Varna, Andrew
New York G. P. Putnam's 1956 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean black cloth boards with green lettering on spine. No fading, or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 207 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), unchipped, with a few short closed edge tears and very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The dangers and excitement of smuggling on a large scale revealed by a successful master of the craft. 025161

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The Dog Master: A Novel of the First Dog, W. Bruce Cameron
187 The Dog Master: A Novel of the First Dog
W. Bruce Cameron
Forge Books 2015 0765374633 / 9780765374639 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing with full number line on copyright page, in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new, gift condition. Clean gray boards with gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 416 pages with bibliography. Clean dust jacket is unworn - no chips, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Set against the most dramatic time in our species' history, the story of one tribe's struggle for survival and one man's bond with a wolf--a friendship that changed mankind forever. 026825

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The Bridges of Madison County, Waller, Robert James
188 The Bridges of Madison County
Waller, Robert James
New York Warner Books 1992 0-446-51652-X / 9780446516525 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, "First Printing April 1992" on copyright page with full number line: 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 Very clean tan/gray boards with green spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, hint of slightest superficial surface wear at base of spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean tan/gray endpapers with no names, writing or marks. 171 pgs. Clean crisp dustjacket is not price clipped (14.95 at top corner of front inside flap), no tears, no wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Produced as a highly successful motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep (with Eastwood directing), one of the great romances of our time.Waller 17469

Price: 100.00 USD
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Flood:  A Romance of Our Time, Warren, Robert Penn
189 Flood: A Romance of Our Time
Warren, Robert Penn
New York Random House 1964 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine and blind stamp of wave illustration on cover and on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip. Bright yellow endpapers with small crossed out name at top edge of front free endpaper. Pages and edges are clean and bright, topstained yellow page edges. 440 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has a small chip at top spine edge, a few small closed edge tears, some abrasion along rear panel edge near spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover.Fiction. 014298

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190 Savannah In the Time of Peter Tondee
Weeks, Carl Solana
Columbia, SC Summerhouse Press 1997 1-887714-13-8 / 9781887714136 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, first printing, SIGNED by author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean gray/white boards with burgundy spine, bright gold letteirng on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: "For Glenn - Hope your bulbs come up beautiful year after year - All the best - Carl Solana Weeks - Savannah 7 November 97." 286 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "The definitive work on one of the most intriguing figures of Revolutionary Savannah." - John D. Duncan 8vo. Georgia. 010402

Price: 75.00 USD
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191 The Time for Decision
Welles, Sumner
Harper & Brothers 1944 First Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
431 pgs. Nr Fine Very clean and tight black cloth book. No names or writing inside. Pages clean and bright. Stated First Edition. Surveys the course of events in Europe between the two great wars, the problems--past, present and future--in various areas and countries of the world, how the policies of the United States have effected the rest of the world and predictions on how they effect the future of the world.History. 002833

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H. G. Wells: Journalism and Prophecy 1893-1946 - An Anthology Compiled and Edited by W. Warren Wagar, Wells, H. G. (W. Warren Wagar, Editor)
192 H. G. Wells: Journalism and Prophecy 1893-1946 - An Anthology Compiled and Edited by W. Warren Wagar
Wells, H. G. (W. Warren Wagar, Editor)
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1964 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Printing in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with 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, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 447 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (6.95 on front inside flap), has light edge wear and very shallow chipping at top spine edge (less than 1/16"), light overall surface rubbing. Editor's photo on rear panel, Wells photo on front. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. From superhighways to atomic warfare, from the flight to the suburbs to the need for One World, Wells saw what was coming and offered his formulas for salvation to a world confronted by many of the same problems we know today. This volume presents for the first time a large and characteristic selection from the more than 100 books written by Wells and from his hundreds of articles which have not appeared before in book form. 026388

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193 A Time for Vengeance
West, Kingsley
Doubleday & Co. (A Double D Western) 1961 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean green/beige cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Slight yellowing to endpaper edges. 190 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one small (1/3" or less) closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Western. 009949

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Hathoo of the Elephants, Wheeler, Post
194 Hathoo of the Elephants
Wheeler, Post
New York Viking Press 1943 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, Inscribed to Thomas E. Dewey, Jr.. (son of the former governor of New York and two-time presidential candidate, Thomas E. Dewey, Sr.) and SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Both book and dustjacket in fine condition. Very clean unfaded orange cloth boards with small elephant illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers. "To Thomas E. Dewey, Jr. - Merry Christmas - Post Wheeler" on half-title page. 333 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped ($2.50 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Original introductory card from publisher enclosed describing and reviewing the book. A tale of Man's brotherhood with the beast of the earth -- the life of a boy in the wild jungles of India. A collectable first edition, signed association copy in exquisite condition. 8vo. Fiction. 015633

Price: 250.00 USD
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Time of the Harvest: Thomas Jefferson - the Years 1801-1826, Wibberley, Leonard
195 Time of the Harvest: Thomas Jefferson - the Years 1801-1826
Wibberley, Leonard
New York Farrar Straus & Giroux 1966 First Hard Cover Near FIne Fine Jacket 
Very clean orange-brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper; no other marks. 167 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The years in which Thomas Jefferson came to the presidency, added the Lousiana Territory to the nation, and sent Lewis and Clark on their famous expedition across the continent, and his fruitful retirement. Scarce book in this condition. 012518

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Tony's World: The Recollections of a Pilot, a Sailor, an Ice-Boater, a Skier, a Bobsledder, a Winemaker, a Museum Director--And a Natural Storyteller, William Ellwood Doherty, Jr.
196 Tony's World: The Recollections of a Pilot, a Sailor, an Ice-Boater, a Skier, a Bobsledder, a Winemaker, a Museum Director--And a Natural Storyteller
William Ellwood Doherty, Jr.
Santa Barbara, California Fithian Press 1999 1564742903 / 9781564742902 First Unknown Very Good+ Fine Jacket Signed
Inscribed and signed by the author in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue-black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear; very slight curve to front board. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean blank endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on half-title page: 4/18/03 - Dear Don, Seven decades seems like a long time but so much of it seems like yesterday, especially our happy times at Keuka Lake and Hammondsport. So I hope you will enjoy this birthday remembrance as much as I have and that we will continue to enjoy our luck to have experienced it. - Happy Birthday, Bill - P.S. - Check page 61 re: Billy Chadeayne." Illustrated with black and white photographs. 276 pages. 026793

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Studies in English Literature - Being Typical Selections of British and American Authorship, from Shakespeare to the Present Time, William Swinton, Editor
197 Studies in English Literature - Being Typical Selections of British and American Authorship, from Shakespeare to the Present Time
William Swinton, Editor
New York Harper & Brothers 1881 Early printing Hardcover Very Good+ 
Very clean pebbled brown leather boards; slightest edge wear at top spine edge. Binding is tight, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean. Clean blank endpapers - no names or bookplates. Preface by William Swinton. Black and white portraits of authors. 638 pages with glossary. Includes some of the works of Percy bysshe Shelley, Daniel Webster, Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Pope, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and many other greats. 026975

Price: 35.00 USD
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198 Time of Peace: September 26, 1930 - December 7, 1941
Williams, Ben Ames
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1942 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Faint water stain to top margin of pages near binding edge, extending 1/2" from top edge into margin only; otherwise pages are clean, with clean endpapers and no names, writing or bookplates. 750 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket has slight edge wear and short closed edge tears, is not price clipped, with very small chips at top spine edge corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A story of the decade the ended with Pearl Harbor. 8vo. Historical Fiction. 016071

Price: 30.00 USD
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In Time of War - Sonnets for America, Williams, Cecil B.
199 In Time of War - Sonnets for America
Williams, Cecil B.
Cedar Rapids, IA The Torch Press 1943 First Cloth Bds Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. Nr Fine in VG DJ. Very clean light brown cloth boards with brown lettering on cover and spine. No wear to boards. Binding is tight , pages are bright and clean, 76 pgs. Clean dustjacket has closed tear at edge of front panel (fold along spine) and some very minor edge chipping. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 000338

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Wine Guide (Williams-Sonoma Guides), Williams-Sonoma
200 The Wine Guide (Williams-Sonoma Guides)
Williams-Sonoma
Time-life Books 1999 0737000635 / 9780737000634 First Hardcover Fine 
As new condition - clean burgundy boards with paper banner still in place, ribbon page marker. 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 clean burgundy endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 320 pages with index. Comprehensive guide includes all the practical information you need to become knowledgeable about wine, including advice on buying, tasting, and storing wine and pairing it with food. 025883

Price: 12.00 USD
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