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281 Wild is the River
Bromfield, Louis
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1941 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in dust jacket. Very clean black cloth boards with blue title box on spine. No bumping or fraying. Hint of slight surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 326 pgs. Clean bright jacket has 3/4" chip at top of spine which extends to upper rear corner of dustjacket. Enclosesd in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 012836

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282 Wild is the River
Bromfield, Louis
New York Harper & Brothers 1941 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with gold title box on spine. Slight fading to spine and title box on spine. No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small ink-stamp on front free endpaper (Sibley Library music sale). No other marks. 326 pgs. 015801

Price: 8.00 USD
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King's End, Brown, Alice
283 King's End
Brown, Alice
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1901 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
First Edition. Clean green ribbed cloth boards with small gold decoration on cover with double rule line border, gold lettering and small decoration on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (neatly and lightly pencilled previous owner name on front free endpaper). 246 pages. Story of a religiously inclined girl's struggles between sacrifice of love to her "ideals" and devotion to her lover--in which the latter at last wins the day. A picture of New England village life, with amusing portrayals of eccentric New England character. 025447

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Da Vinci Code, Brown, Dan
284 The Da Vinci Code
Brown, Dan
Doubleday & Co. 2003 0-385-50420-9 / 9780385504201 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
True first edition, first printing, with number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 and April 2003 First Edition on copyright page. "DOUBLEDAY/New York London Toronto Sydney Auckland" on the title page. First Edition, First Printing points are present, including mis-spelling of "skitoma" on page 243. Very clean black boards with bright gold lettering on black cloth spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean bright endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 454 pgs. Correct first edition book size: 9 1/2" by 6 1/4" by 1 3/8". Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Slight narrow corner crease to front inside flap. Original five reviews on back panel of dustjacket. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A true first edition of Dan Brown's blockbuster sensation. 013886

Price: 350.00 USD
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The Da Vinci Code, Brown, Dan
285 The Da Vinci Code
Brown, Dan
New York Doubleday 2003 0385504209 / 9780385504201 First Hardback Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page and stated "First Edition"), in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded black boards with gold lettering on spine. Tiny closed tear to cloth at base of spine (1/8"). Sharp, unworn corners. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Tiny previous owner name neatly printed at top corner of front free endpaper. No other marks. 454 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024697

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Da Vinci Code, Brown, Dan
286 The Da Vinci Code
Brown, Dan
New York Doubleday & Co. 2003 0-385-50420-9 / 9780385504201 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Clean black boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Small bump to one corner tip; very slight surface wear at base of spine. Binding is tight, no cracking, with very slight lean. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner last name at top edge of front free endpaper. 454 pgs. April 2003 First Edition and full number line: 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 on copyright page. "DOUBLEDAY/New York London Toronto Sydney Auckland" on the title page. All first edition, first printing points present, including mis-spelling of "skitoma" on pg. 243. Correct first edition book size: 9 1/2" by 6 1/4" by 1 3/8". Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, slight vertical crease to front inside flap. 015431

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287 Anthony Browne's King Kong
Browne, Anthony
Atlanta Turner Publishing Inc. 1994 1-57036-107-X / 9781570361074 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges clean and bright. No names or marks. 92 pages, with wonderful color illustrations throughout. From the story conceived by Edgar Wallace & Merian C. Cooper. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, with tiny bit of wear at spine corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Folio. Children's. 006011

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Ring and the Book, Browning, Robert
288 The Ring and the Book
Browning, Robert
New York Heritage Press 1949 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Heritage Press edition in clean slipcase, with publisher's "Sandglass" pamphlet laid in. Clean red paper-covered boards with green cloth spine, black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear, some fading to spine cloth. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. With an Introduction by Edward Dowden. Illustrated with engravings by Carl Schultheiss. 690 pages. Clean black slipcase has some wear to edges. 027130

Price: 15.00 USD
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Six Days to Sunday, Brunner, Bernard
289 Six Days to Sunday
Brunner, Bernard
New York McGraw Hill 1975 0-07-008579-X / 9780070085794 Signed Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
SIGNED, Limited Edition. Clean beige boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. Hint of wear to spine corners, no tears or wear-through. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean gold endpapers, with plate on front free endpaper with limited edition statement and author's signature: "This Edition of My Book SIX DAYS TO SUNDAY is Copy Number 19 of no more than 60 copies which I have authorized for distribution by Signed Editions Limited. - Bernard Brunner (signature). 307 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An unforgettable novel capturing the drama of pro football. 8vo. Fiction. 016276

Price: 150.00 USD
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A Man Called Cervantes, Bruno, Frank
290 A Man Called Cervantes
Bruno, Frank
New York Viking Press 1935 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Red cloth boards with black decorative title box, gold lettering on cover, black title box with red and gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Very narrow line of fading at extreme top edge of front board, a little more 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. 301 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 at top of front inside flap), clean, with slight fading to red background on spine, 1" max crooked chip at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025206

Price: 16.00 USD
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Aesop and His Fables (Little Folk's Library Second Series), Bryce, Catherine T. And Edna Turpin
291 Aesop and His Fables (Little Folk's Library Second Series)
Bryce, Catherine T. And Edna Turpin
New York/Chicago Newson & Co. 1928 First Soft Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Walter Crane and Other Artists 
Clean color illustrated softcover book with stapled binding. Small faint name at top edge of front cover. 48 pgs. with color illustrations. No writing, marks or tears. 4-1/2 x 5-3/4". 011443

Price: 25.00 USD
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292 The Doomsday Report
Brynner, Rock
New York William Morrow & Co. 1998 0-688-15919-2 / 9780688159191 First Hard Cover Near FIne Fine Jacket 
Very clean rust brown boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean, with small remainder mark on bottom of page edges. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean bright dustjacket is crisp, unchipped, not price clipped, and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 009082

Price: 10.00 USD
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Sick Heart River, Buchan, John
293 Sick Heart River
Buchan, John
London Hodder & Stoughton 1964 Third Impression Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated Third Impression (1964) in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with JB gold author initials on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; tiny bookstore ticket in lower corner of front pastedown from Foyles Book Store, Charing Cross Rd., London. 254 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (15s net on front inside flap), very slight browning to edges of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026017

Price: 20.00 USD
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A Gift from the Boys, Buchwald, Art
294 A Gift from the Boys
Buchwald, Art
New York Harper & Brothers 1958 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean gray boards with clean red cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Very light bumping to corners. No fraying or wear. Very slight fading at top spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 211 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny chips at top spine edge, short closed edge tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A humorous novel about a businessman who forgot to pay his yearly respects to the Internal Revenue Department and they, in a fit of pique, manage to get him thrown out of the country. This is the riotous story of what happens to him when he is forcibly returned to the land of his birth (Sicily). 5-3/4" x 8-1/2". Humor. 017401

Price: 20.00 USD
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Kinfolk, Buck, Pearl
295 Kinfolk
Buck, Pearl
New York John Day Co. 1949 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering and decorative title box on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 406 pgs. Clean, unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top of spine (1/4"), small chip to front spine edge (size of a navy bean); slight wear to corner tips and one short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 013219

Price: 20.00 USD
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Rajah the Elephant, Buckingham, M. E.
296 Rajah the Elephant
Buckingham, M. E.
London Country Life Limited 1937 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
First Edition. Clean beige cloth boards with blue-black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with drawings by Maurice Tulloch. 112 pages. 025428

Price: 20.00 USD
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See You Later, Alligator: Blackford Oakes in Havana, Buckley, William F
297 See You Later, Alligator: Blackford Oakes in Havana
Buckley, William F
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1985 0385194420 / 9780385194426 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with unfaded red cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages are clean and bright with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 351 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Buckley's biggest, best novel. 025978

Price: 12.00 USD
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Marco Polo, If You Can, Buckley, William F. Jr.
298 Marco Polo, If You Can
Buckley, William F. Jr.
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1982 0-385-15232-9 / 9780385152327 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean unfaded red boards with clean unfaded black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, with previous owner name and date neatly penned on corner of front fixed endpaper under dustjacket flap. No other marks.233 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight wear at top and bottom spine edge, tiny closed edge tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A tale of espionage. 8vo. Fiction. 016674

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Story of Henri Tod, Buckley, William F. Jr.
299 The Story of Henri Tod
Buckley, William F. Jr.
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1984 0-385-15234-5 / 9780385152341 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean unfaded green boards with clean brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, clean bright endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 254 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped; hint of slightest wear at spine corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 015753

Price: 20.00 USD
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Mongoose R.I.P., Buckley, William F., Jr.
300 Mongoose R.I.P.
Buckley, William F., Jr.
New York Random House 1990 0-394-55931-2 / 9780394559315 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition, with publisher's review slip laid in, publisher's signed "With compliments of Sam Vaughan" (signed by Sam Vaughan) laid in. Very clean gold boards with clean beige cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight yellowing to pages). Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 322 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with with one 1-1/2" closed tear at top front spine fold, one short (1/3") closed edge tear at top edge of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 6-1/2" x 9-1/2". Fiction. 017175

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