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Highway Robbery, BIllheimer, John
201 Highway Robbery
BIllheimer, John
New York St. Martin's 2000 0-312-25247-1 / 9780312252472 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Very clean black boards with bright metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. No previous owner names, writing or bookplates. 290 pgs. Clean, bright and crisp dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Mystery. 015612

Price: 25.00 USD
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Larry of Lonesome Lake, Bindloss, Harold
202 Larry of Lonesome Lake
Bindloss, Harold
Frederick A. Stokes 1929 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean green cloth boards with gold lettering and small illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Gilt lettering & illustration are bright and unchipped. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated endpapers. P/O name, address on front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, has tiny bit of chipping at head and heel of spine and corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 006418

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Broken Trail, Bindloss, Harold
203 The Broken Trail
Bindloss, Harold
New York Frederick A Stokes Company 1926 First Hard Cover Very Good++ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering and illustration on cover, gilt lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 314 pgs. 010763

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Timber Beast, Binns, Archie
204 The Timber Beast
Binns, Archie
New York Charles Scribner 1944 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with "A" on copyright page) in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean yellow boards with green lettering on cover and spine. Slight wear at top spine edge. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 345 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has small edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story set amidst loggers and timber growers in the Pacific Northwest, contrasting the old and new generations' way of managing timber - with romance, history and adventure thrown in for good measure. 025380

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Penderwicks - A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy, Birdsall, Jeanne
205 The Penderwicks - A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy
Birdsall, Jeanne
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2005 0375831436 / 9780375831430 Later printing Hardback Fine Fine Jacket 
Later printing of the first edition in as new condition. Clean white boards with blue spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumpng or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with no names, writing or marks. 262 pages. Clean bright dust jacket with National Book Award gold seal on front panel; no wear, no tears, no chips, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025993

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Penderwicks at Point Mouette, Birdsall, Jeanne
206 The Penderwicks at Point Mouette
Birdsall, Jeanne
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2011 First Paperback Fine 
Advance Reader's Copy of the first edition (so stated) - trade paperback format. As new condition. No names, writing or marks - all pages and edges are clean and bright. Cover is clean with no wear. 295 pages. The Penderwick children settle into their cozy cottage with a rocky shore for a summer in Maine with Aunt Claire. 027673

Price: 12.00 USD
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207 Lady Bountiful
Birmingham, G. A.
New York George H. Doran 1922 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
First Edition. Beige cloth boards with red lettering and line border on cover, red lettering on spine. Boards are clean with exception of a few very small faint spots. Small bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. All text pages clean and bright; some foxing to endpapers. 265 pgs. 006359

Price: 6.00 USD
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Good Bye, Ava, Bissell, Richard
208 Good Bye, Ava
Bissell, Richard
Boston/Toronto Atlantic/Little Brown 1960 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean yellow boards with clean black spine, yellow lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean black endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 241 pgs. Clean dustjacket is price clipped on front inside flap, has slight edge wear and a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A moving and funny story of houseboat dwellers in a Mississippi river town. 8vo. Fiction. 015611

Price: 15.00 USD
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High Water, Bissell, Richard
209 High Water
Bissell, Richard
Boston/Toronto Little Brown 1954 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with blue lettering and small steamboat illustration on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, with small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front fixed endpaper. No other marks. 280 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket has small corner clip at top front inside flap, but price is still intact; slight edge wear and short closed edge tears; faint ring-stain to front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A drama of river life in time of flooding in the Mississippi River valley. 8vo. Fiction. 015931

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Great Desire, Black, Alexander
210 The Great Desire
Black, Alexander
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1919 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with blind-stamped question mark and gold lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying, no chipping to lettering. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name lightly and neatly penned on front free endpaper. 396 pgs. Published October, 1919. 8vo. Fiction. 011846

Price: 15.00 USD
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Pete the Parrakeet, Black, Irma Simonton
211 Pete the Parrakeet
Black, Irma Simonton
Holiday House 1954 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Kurt Werth, Illustrator 
Very clean gray cloth boards with green illustration and lettering on cover, green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 97 pgs. with illustrations by Kurt Werth. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, no fading, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Fine quality, collectible first edition and fine original dustjacket. Children's. 013297

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Midnight Band of Mercy, Blaine, Michael
212 The Midnight Band of Mercy
Blaine, Michael
New York Soho Press 2004 1-56947-371-4 / 9781569473719 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean pale blue boards with dark blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 372 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 013704

Price: 14.00 USD
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By the Iowa Sea, Blair, Joe
213 By the Iowa Sea
Blair, Joe
New York Scribner 2012 1451636059 / 9781451636055 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in a clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean charcoal gray boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 280 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (24.00/27.99 on front inside flap), no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Clean collectible quality book. The debut book of this American author -- a wrenching, unsentimental account of the heartbreaks and ecstasies of marriage, fatherhood, and small-town life in the Midwest. 025295

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Falcon, Fly Back, Blaisdell, Elinore
214 Falcon, Fly Back
Blaisdell, Elinore
New York Julian Messner 1939 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Elinore Blaisdell, Illustrator 
First Edition. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with gold falcon illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; No names, writing or marks. 178 pgs. with illustrations and page decorations by the author. Illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has very small shallow edge chips along front top panel edge, large corner chip at bottom right corner of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A young boy and girl living in the medieval period get falcons of the very own to have and train. 6-1/2" x 9-1/2". Children's. 017125

Price: 25.00 USD
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A Penknife In My Heart, Blake, Nicholas
215 A Penknife In My Heart
Blake, Nicholas
London Crime Club 1958 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
Clean hardcover book with black lettering on spine. No fading or fraying (red cloth covered boards), tiny shallow bump to lower front board edge. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 192 pages. 026592

Price: 12.00 USD
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216 Chico: The Story of a Homing Pigeon
Blanchard, Lucy M.
Boston/New York Houghton Mifflin 1922 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Katherine G. Healey, Illustrator 
Beige cloth boards with illustration on cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Hint of very light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and endpapers are clean. Small previous owner name at top edge of title page. Clean illustrations by Katherine Healey. 141 pgs. No additional printings listed. 8vo. Children's. 011514

Price: 25.00 USD
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A Ticket to the Boneyard, Block, Lawrence
217 A Ticket to the Boneyard
Block, Lawrence
New York Morrow 1990 0688090702 / 9780688090708 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition (stated) with full number line on copyright page, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean dark brown boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 302 pp. Clean jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped ( 18.95 on front inside flap); enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019546

Price: 15.00 USD
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All the Flowers Are Dying, Block, Lawrence
218 All the Flowers Are Dying
Block, Lawrence
New York William Morrow 2005 0060198311 / 9780060198312 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped jacket. As new, no remainder marks, no previous owner markings. Clean beige boards with red spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. 288 pages. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021060

Price: 15.00 USD
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Small Town, Block, Lawrence
219 Small Town
Block, Lawrence
New York Morrow 2003 0060011904 / 9780060011901 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by author on title page. Very clean blue boards with dark blue spine, bright silver lettering on spine. Hint of light bumping to spine ends, corner tips are sharp and unworn; binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. 464 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, one small light surface scratch (1") on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A thriller set on the streets of New York City. 018677

Price: 30.00 USD
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Tanner on Ice An Evan Tanner Novel, Block, Lawrence
220 Tanner on Ice An Evan Tanner Novel
Block, Lawrence
New York Dutton 1998 0525944214 / 9780525944218 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, signed by author on title page. Very clean yellow-beige boards with clean rust spine, bright gold lettering on spine. Hint of light bumping to spine ends, corner tips sharp and unworn; binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no previous owner markings. 248 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Collectible quality. The adventures of Evan Michael Tanner, a globe-trotting adventurer with a taste for lost causes. 018676

Price: 35.00 USD
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