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Dew on the Grass, Lewis, Eiluned
201 Dew on the Grass
Lewis, Eiluned
New York Macmillan 1934 First Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket 
First Edition, with "Printed and published, September, 1934" on copyright page, 1934 on title page. Green cloth boards with stamped silver lettering on cover and spine. Slight fading, but all lettering is bright. No fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean yellow top-stained page edges. Clean green endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Prefatory letter by Charles Morgan. 222 pgs. Clean silver foil dustjacket with corner clip at lower front flap, price still intact at top corner (2.00), small corner chips, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 017931

Price: 50.00 USD
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Listen! The Wind, Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
202 Listen! The Wind
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow
New York Harcourt, Brace & Co. 1938 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean first edition (stated) in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with small gold airplane on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, very narrow line of fading at top and bottom spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers illustrated with maps. Small previous owner inscription at top of half-title page. SMall ink stamped number at bottom corner of rear blank endpaper (910210). 275 pages with appendix. Foreword and map drawings by Charles Lindbergh. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), very shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges (1/8" to 1/4" or less), a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A very nice collectible quality first edition of this book which details the Lindbergh's history-making flight across the Atlantic Ocean from Africa to Brazil in December 1933. 021279

Price: 95.00 USD
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Tiki - A Tahitian Adventure, Lipscomb, Charles J.
203 Tiki - A Tahitian Adventure
Lipscomb, Charles J.
New York Dial Press 1935 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dustjacket 
Clean orange cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, gold stamped lettering on spine. Hint of light surface wear to spine corners, no bumping, tiny tear at center top spine edge (1/8"). Very slight fading to spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean yellow top-stained page edges. Clean endpapers with previous owner name neatly stamped on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 334 pgs. Illustrated with black & white photographs. 017712

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Tragedy at Honda, Lockwood, Charles A. and Hans Christian Adamson
204 Tragedy at Honda
Lockwood, Charles A. and Hans Christian Adamson
Philadelphia and New York Chilton Company 1960 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Very slight fading to board edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. With a Foreword by C W. Nimitz, Fleet Admiral, USN. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 243 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has edge wear, a few very small edge chips and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of the nine U.S. Destroyers which followed their leader through blinding fog onto the rockbound California coast--and of the heroism of their crews. 027571

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Fowls of the Air, Long, William J.
205 Fowls of the Air
Long, William J.
Boston / London Ginn & Co. / Atheneum Press 1901 Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket Jacket Charles Copeland, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding (signed binding - TBH - Theodore Hapgood). Green silk cloth boards with gold decoration and lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying; sunning to spine cloth and a few spots to spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with gilt top page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Charles Copeland. Preface by the author dated 1901. 310 pp. Lovely full page black & white plates, black and white drawings and page decorations. 019319

Price: 30.00 USD
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Mother Nature - A Study of Animal Life and Death, Long, William J.
206 Mother Nature - A Study of Animal Life and Death
Long, William J.
New York Harper & Brothers 1923 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Charles Livingston Bull, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition. Clean green cloth boards with gold stamped line drawn elk on cover, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine, bird decoration on spine. No fading, fraying or wear. Small bump to one lower corner tip. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with beautiful plates and drawings by Charles Livingston Bull. 330 pages. 025581

Price: 38.00 USD
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Game for Three Losers, Lustgarten, Edgar
207 Game for Three Losers
Lustgarten, Edgar
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1952 First Hardcover Near Fine very good minus Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with "A" on copyright page. Clean unfaded maroon cloth boards with unchipped silver lettering on spine. NO fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 211 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has light soiling, a few tiny edge chips, some wear/rubbing to back panel, small piece of clear tape at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 017901

Price: 30.00 USD
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First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner, Lyon, W. E.
208 First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner
Lyon, W. E.
New York Charles Scribner 1934 First Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket W. E. Lyon 
First Edition, First Printing, with "A" on copyright page. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. No names, writing or marks. Slight browning to endpapers. Illustrated with drawings in red and black by Humphrey Dixon. 128 pp. with index. Scarce dustjacket is not price clipped, is age-toned with light soiling, chipping and long closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Well-written, clearly illustrated book with practical advice on the diagnosis and cure of ailments of the horse. Notes in tet are interspersed with diagrams, and the two-color printing used shows at a glance the ailments most likely to occur. 020366

Price: 20.00 USD
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209 With the Admiral of the Ocean Sea: A Narrative of the First Voyage to the Western World
Mac Kie, Charles Paul
Chicago A.C. McClurg 1891 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
371 pgs. VG+ Clean dark blue cloth boards with white lettering and illustration of ship on cover. Spine has gold lettering and gold ship. Gilt top edges. Deckled page edges.Binding tight & square, no cracking, no lean. Ink stamp of Chicago book store on front free endpaper. Beautiful page decorations at start of each chapter. Pages are clean. A little wear at corners, and at top and bottom edges of spine. A clean, solid book. 003166

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Ornamental Kitchen Garden, MacDonald, Janet
210 The Ornamental Kitchen Garden
MacDonald, Janet
U.K. David & Charles 1994 0715302361 / 9780715302361 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with white lettering on spine. Tiny bump at top board edge. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean; previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. Beautifully illustrated with full color photographs, diagrams. 144 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, one short closed edge tear at spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026007

Price: 14.00 USD
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A Thousand and One Gems of Poetry, Mackay, Charles
211 A Thousand and One Gems of Poetry
Mackay, Charles
London / New York George Routledge & Sons 1880 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
No date of publication, circa 1880. Poems selected and arranged by Charles Mackay, L.L.D. with many illustrations on wood. Clean decorated brown cloth boards (decoration extends to spine and rear board). Small tear to cloth at upper spine corner (1/3"). Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean, with clean black endpapers. Two-page Introduction. Many wonderful illustrations. 538 pages with index and small illustration on last page (539). 024659

Price: 40.00 USD
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A Gentle Knight of Old Brandenburg, Major, Charles
212 A Gentle Knight of Old Brandenburg
Major, Charles
New York Macmillan 1909 First Hardcover Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Light blue cloth boards with stamped white lettering, decorative frame for oval color illustration on cover. Gold lettering and small white decoration on spine. Cover lettering is a bit rubbed, as is the decoration around the illustration. Illustration is clean, unchipped. Light soiling to rear board. No fraying or wear to cloth. Hinges are sound - no cracking. Neatly penned previous owner name and date (Christmas 1910) neatly penned on front free endpaper. Black and white illustrations. Published September, 1909. 378 pages + four pages of publisher's advertising. 027110

Price: 10.00 USD
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Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall, Major, Charles
213 Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall
Major, Charles
New York Macmillan 1902 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Howard Chandler Christy, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, with "Set up and electrotyped April, 1902" on copyright page, 1902 on title page. Decorated American trade binding. Signed binding (EWC - Elizabeth W. Champney). Clean blue cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering and unworn green/gold/black decoration on cover and spine. Small spots of surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages are clean with gilt top page edges. Neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. Illustrated with eight plates by Howard Chandler Christy (color frontispiece, others in black and white). All illustrations are clean and bright. 369 pages + four pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. Basis of film (1924) starring Mary Pickford. 026307

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Morte Darthur - An Abridgment with an Introduction, Malory, Sir Thomas
214 The Morte Darthur - An Abridgment with an Introduction
Malory, Sir Thomas
New York / London Appleton - Century - Crofts 1940 Third printing Hardcover Very Good + no dustjacket 
Very clean gray cloth boards with black lettering, small illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Endpapers intact; no names or bookplates. 214 pgs. Edited and with introduction by Charles Richard Sanders and Charles E. Ward, Duke University. 017553

Price: 15.00 USD
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Emmy Lou: Her Book and Heart, Martin, George Madden
215 Emmy Lou: Her Book and Heart
Martin, George Madden
New York McClure Phillips & Co. 1903 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Charles Lewis Hinton, Illustrator 
Clean blue ribbed cloth boards with clean, unchipped paste-on illustration on cover, stamped white lettering on cover and spine (no chipping to lettering). Signed decorated binding (KM - unidentified). Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Printed Emmy Lou bookplate area on inside of cover has no names, writing or marks--no names or marks on endpapers or pages. Beautiful illustrations throughout by Charles Lewis Hinton. 279 pgs. A very nice example of this book. 007602

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216 Reveries of a Bachelor or a Book of the Heart
Marvel, I. K.
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1889 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with gold line border and raised cameo on front board. A few spots of wear at top and bottom of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontis illustration with tissue guard. 260 pgs. 007071

Price: 20.00 USD
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Last Settlers, Mason, Charles; Brice, Jennifer
217 Last Settlers
Mason, Charles; Brice, Jennifer
Pittsburgh, PA Duquesne University Press 1998 0820702900 / 9780820702902 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black & white plates. Photographs by Charles Mason. 171 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book documenting the lives of two twentieth century pioneer families in the Alaskan wilderness. 018594

Price: 15.00 USD
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218 De Gaulle
Mauriac, Francois
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1966 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, binding is tight & square. Blue endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates inside. Pages are clean and bright. 229 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, with 1" closed tear at top rear edge, two very tiny closed tears top front edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 004299

Price: 10.00 USD
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Double Eagle Ben Abruzzo, Maxie Anderson, Larry Newman, McCarry, Charles
219 Double Eagle Ben Abruzzo, Maxie Anderson, Larry Newman
McCarry, Charles
Boston / Toronto Little, Brown 1979 0316553603 / 9780316553605 First Book Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Blue boards with darker blue cloth spine, silver lettering on cover and spine. Hint of fading along front board outside edge. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. No names, writing or bookplates. 278 pp. Illustrated with full color plates. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, very slight surface wear to corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A riveting, true account of the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean by men in a balloon (1978). 017726

Price: 15.00 USD
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220 Double Eagle: Ben Abruzzo, Maxie Anderson, Larry Newman
McCarry, Charles
Boston/Toronto Little, Brown & Co. 1979 0-316-55360-3 / 9780316553605 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean blue boards with darker blue cloth spine, bright silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps; no names, writing or bookplates. 278 pgs. Illustrated with full color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A riveting, true account of the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean by men in a balloon--by all reckonings one of the most extraordinary adventures of all time. 8vo. Aviation - back Room. 016022

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