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Autumn Loiterers, Towne, Charles Hanson
281 Autumn Loiterers
Towne, Charles Hanson
New York George H. Doran 1917 Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket Thomas Fogarty, Illustrator 
Clean dark green cloth boards with clean, unchipped paste-on illustration on the cover with stamped gold lettering; stamped gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with illustrated endpapers; some light foxing to a few pages. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by Thomas Fogarty. 129 pages. Dust jacket has very light soiling, edge and corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024336

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An A.B.C. of English Usage, Treble, H.A. and G. H. Vallins
282 An A.B.C. of English Usage
Treble, H.A. and G. H. Vallins
London Oxford 1936 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Second Printing (August, 1936) in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean unfaded blue-black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with very small previous owner name and "Cambridge" neatly penned at top corner of front free endpaper. Preface by the authors. 192 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2s.6d. net on front inside flap), very shallow chipping at top spine edge, a couple of short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality romovable mylar cover. 025526

Price: 25.00 USD
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283 Campus Shadows
Trott, H. W.
Hemlock, NY Crosset and Williams 1946 Cloth Bds Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
VG+ SIGNED BY AUTHOR Blue cloth, gilt lettering. Fictionalized autobiography of a Doctor practicing in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York. Some wear to lettering on front cover. Decorated endpapers. Clean and tight.Upstate New York. 001232

Price: 10.00 USD
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Campus Shadows, Trott, Harold W.
284 Campus Shadows
Trott, Harold W.
Hemlock, NY Crosset & Williams 1946 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Very clean blue-black boards with unchipped gold stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, nice sharp corners, very slight wear to spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, clean illustrated endpapers. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED by author on verso of front free endpaper: "To Maggie Verbridge, my last patient - 83 years young - H. W. Trott." In scarce DUSTJACKET which is clean, unchipped, unfaded, with two very small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The biography of a doctor, his struggles as a medical student, his thoughts about our "pill-popping" approach to medicine. 8vo. Medical. 012755

Price: 40.00 USD
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An Isle in the Water, Tynan, Katharine (Mrs. H. A. Hinkson)
285 An Isle in the Water
Tynan, Katharine (Mrs. H. A. Hinkson)
London Adam and Charles Black 1896 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Second printing ("Published September 185. Reprinted January 1896" on copyright page.) Decorated cloth binding (British) with dark green and gold decoration, gold dolphin motif across lower edge of cover and spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. Hint of foxing to cover and very light browning to spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers, no names, writing or marks. Chipping to a few page outer margins from rough opening. 221 pages + two pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 022247

Price: 55.00 USD
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Shenandoah - Love and War in the Valley of Virginia 1861-5, Tyrrell, Howard
286 Shenandoah - Love and War in the Valley of Virginia 1861-5
Tyrrell, Howard
New York G. P. Putnam's 1912 First Hardcover Very Good No dust jacket Jacket 
Second Printing of the first edition (October, 1912 - stated "Second Impression"). Clean blue-gray cloth boards with gold lettering, dark blue decoration on cover and gold lettering on spine. Several points of wear at base of spine. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Harry A. Ogden, John H. Cassel and Others - including beautiful color frontispiece with clean tissue guard. 389 pages. Based upon the famous play by Bronson Howard. 025182

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The Broken Soldier and the Maid of France, Van Dyke, Henry
287 The Broken Soldier and the Maid of France
Van Dyke, Henry
New York Harper & Brothers 1919 Hardcover Good+ fair Jacket 
Gorgeous decorated American trade binding in original dust jacket, published September, 1919, with publisher's code H-T, 1919 in Roman numerals on title page. Deep blue cloth boards with bright gold decoraiton and lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Faintest hint of soiling, no fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Missing front free endpaper (there should be two blank pages at front of book as in rear; blank front free endpaper has been excised, but one blank fly leaf remains). Pages and edges are clean, with very faint water stain to lower right corner of each page. Two gorgeous full color illustrations by Frank E. Schoonover tipped in, illustrated initals at chapter headings. 66 pages. Dust jacket has edge chipping, tears, water staining to edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024575

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The Last of the Knickerbockers, Viele, Herman K.
288 The Last of the Knickerbockers
Viele, Herman K.
Chicago Herbert S. Stone & Company 1901 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding, first edition. Clean brown cloth boards with brick red, brown, and cream decoration on cover, cream lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. H. S. Stone & Co. logo on rear board. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Removable protective mylar cover. 354 pages. 022204

Price: 45.00 USD
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289 The Practical Standard Dictionary of the English Language (Two Volumes Complete)
Vizetelly, Frank H.
New York/London Funk & Wagnalls 1941 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Two volumes: ( A-K and L-Z). Clean burgundy cloth boards stamped with leather-look texture, gold lettering on spine. No fraying, very light edge & corner wear. Bindings are tight & square, no cracking. No names, writing or marks. Red top-stained edges. Thousands of illustrations in color and black & white. 1309 pgs. Large 4to. Dictionary. 010113

Price: 30.00 USD
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How Photography Works, Walls, H. J.
290 How Photography Works
Walls, H. J.
New York Macmillan 1959 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No fraying, rubbing or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with small previous owner name and date neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Liberally illustrated with drawings and diagrams. 352 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear, very small edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This book explains the whole of traditional photography to the curious and intelligent reader by taking him on an informative and entertaining tour through more than one region of contemporary science--optics, chemistry, visual perception--following in the tracks of the black-and-white as well as the color image. Author is a graduate of Edinburgh University (B.Sc. and Ph.D.) who did post-graduate work in physical chemistry also at Munich and Bristol. 025712

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Jeremy, Walpole, Hugh
291 Jeremy
Walpole, Hugh
New York George H. Doran 1919 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Jacket 
First Edition, with 1919 on title page and copyright page, publisher's device on copyright page. Clean dark green cloth boards with orange lettering and illustration on cover and spine. Hint of light surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Illustrated endpapers are clean, with small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper in ink. 341 pp. with illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard. 019366

Price: 40.00 USD
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Jeremy, Walpole, Hugh
292 Jeremy
Walpole, Hugh
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1919 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
A Grosset & Dunlap "Novel of Distinction" in original jacket. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with unchipped orange lettering and illustration on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard, with color frontis illustration. 341 pgs. Clean illustrated dustjacket has very shallow chipping at top spine edge, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A masterpiece of children's literature enhanced by the beautiful illustrations of E. H. Shepard. A young boy, his dog, and his family set at the turn of the century (late 1800s). 018530

Price: 60.00 USD
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293 Jeremy and Hamlet
Walpole, Hugh
New York George H. Doran 1923 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean burgundy red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Small spot of rubbing to lettering on spine. Very light wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Brief inscription on front free endpaper. 305 pgs. 8vo. Fiction. 006318

Price: 10.00 USD
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294 Portrait of a Man with Red Hair
Walpole, Hugh
New York George H. Doran 1925 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Very light wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Printed reading list for Book Club No. 1 - 1926 is lightly glued in at front free endpaper. No other marks. 323 pgs. 8vo. Novel. 006604

Price: 15.00 USD
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295 The Dark Forest
Walpole, Hugh
New York George H. Doran & Co. 1916 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with gilt title box on cover and gilt lettering on spine. Gilt is bright and unchipped. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. P/O name inside front cover, small blue ink dot on front free endpaper. 320 pgs. 8 vo.. Novel. 005779

Price: 15.00 USD
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Quotations from English and American Poets - Based Upon Bohn's Edition, Revised, Corrected and Enlarged, Ward, Anna L. (Editor)
296 Quotations from English and American Poets - Based Upon Bohn's Edition, Revised, Corrected and Enlarged
Ward, Anna L. (Editor)
New York Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. 1883 Luxe Edition Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
Clean beautiful decorated American trade binding, Luxe Edition published by Thomas Y. Crowell. Clean green ribbed cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration, single line border on cover, elaborate gold decoration and lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Frontispiece portrait with clean tissue guard. Decorated title page with black decoration, red lettering. Preface by the Editor, followed by Preface by R. H. Stoddard. 761 pages with index. 026119

Price: 50.00 USD
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Backlog Studies, Warner, Charles Dudley
297 Backlog Studies
Warner, Charles Dudley
Boston/New York Houghton Mifflin 1899 Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket Edward H. Garrett, Illustrator 
Decorated binding. Very clean brown ribbed cloth boards with gilt decoration and lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Gilt top edges. 257 pgs. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard; eleven additional illustrations. 011692

Price: 30.00 USD
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298 On the Shore of the Sundown Sea
Watkins, T. H.
San Francisco/New York Sierra Club 1973 87156-084-4 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Earl Thollander 
Very clean ivory buckram cloth boards with illustration on cover, blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Black endpapers. Lovely illustrations throughout by Earl Thollander. 126 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, clean with exception of extremely faint small sticker shadow on upper front corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A true story of the delights of living on the California coast, the threats to the natural beauty of the coastline, and efforts to save it.Environmental Conservation. 008457

Price: 10.00 USD
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299 Experiment in Autobiography
Wells, H. G.
New York MacMillan 1934 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards (very light soiling to back board--few tiny faint spots) with black lettering on cover and spine, black line border decoration. No wear to boards. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 718 pgs. with index. Frontis photograph of H. G. Wells, additional photographic plates. Nice copy of this book. 006930

Price: 15.00 USD
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300 Meanwhile (The Picture of a Lady)
Wells, H. G.
New York George H. Doran 1927 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine (lettering somewhat dimmed). Two corners lightly bumped. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. No names or writing inside. 320 pgs. 8vo. Novel. 006131

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