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Unexpected Treasure, Buyukmihci, Hope Sawyer with Hans Fantel
41 Unexpected Treasure
Buyukmihci, Hope Sawyer with Hans Fantel
New York M. Evans and Company 1968 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket John Pimlott, Illustrator 
First Printing, in original jacket. Clean yellow boards with green cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name (blacked out) on front fixed endpaper beneath front dustjacket flap. 190 pp. Illustrated by John Pimlott. Clean jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has a few tiny edge chips. Author's photo with a beaver friend on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's story of her life on a 250-acre wildlife refuge in southern New Jersey, and the animal friends who filled their lives. 019790

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These Restless Heads, Cabell, Branch
42 These Restless Heads
Cabell, Branch
New York Robert M. McBride 1932 First Hardcover Very Good no dustjacket 
Clean black cloth boards with white and silver decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; previous owner name and date (1932) neatly penned on front free endpaper. Tipped in note by publisher on dedication page: "The regular trade edition of These Restless Heads, by Branch Cabell, bearing the words "Second Printing before Publication" is the first edition issued by us in small format. - Robert M. McBride & Company. 253 pages. 022703

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43 The Way of Ecben: A Comedietta Involving an Gentleman
Cabell, James Branch
New York Robert M. McBride & Co. 1929 First Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket Frank C. Pape, Illustrator 
Very clean black and gold marbled boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Black topstained page edges. Pages are clean and bright, no names, writing or bookplates. 209 pgs. 8vo. Fiction. 008445

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44 Mignon
Cain, James M.
New York Dial Press 1962 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean red & black marbled boards with black cloth spine, blind-stamped lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Previous owner name & address on front free endpaper. 246 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at spine edges and corners, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 011422

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Moth, Cain, James M.
45 The Moth
Cain, James M.
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1948 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Very clean gray cloth boards with green decoration and author's initials on cover, green lettering and decoration on spine. No bumping or fraying; hint of very light surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 373 pgs. Color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, clean with hint of age toning, a few short closed edge tears, some light wear to fold edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 016046

Price: 60.00 USD
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Panther's Moon, Canning, Victor
46 Panther's Moon
Canning, Victor
New York M.S. Mill Co. / William Morrow 1938 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Second Printing, stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded deep red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers;small owner's initials in pen in corner of front free endpaper near binding edge. 246 pp. Clean illustrated jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, mere hint of corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A mystery resolving the tracking of two black panthers loose in the Alps. 019939

Price: 10.00 USD
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47 Panthers Moon
Canning, Victor
New York M.S. Mill Co. And William Morrow Co. 1948 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. 246 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one 1/4" closed edge tear to rear panel, slight wear at corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 007578

Price: 10.00 USD
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Farm Legends, Carleton, Will
48 Farm Legends
Carleton, Will
New York Harper & Brothers 1875 Early Printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. Green cloth boards with gold and black decoration on cover, gold lettering on cover and spine. Laid into the book is page 1 of Vol. XV. - No. 752 of Harper's Weekly - date of publication New York, Saturday, May 27, 1871, which contains some "Farm Ballads" by Will M. Carleton, on full front page and on a second page. Book condition: Very clean. Tiny spot of wear to one corner tip, small surface tear to cloth at base of spine (1/4"). Bevelled board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Chocolate brown endpapers, with previous owner inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper dated Aug. 6th, 1888. Illustrated with black and white engravings, including frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. 131 pages + four pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. 022228

Price: 85.00 USD
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Frank at Don Carlos Ranch, Castlemon, Harry
49 Frank at Don Carlos Ranch
Castlemon, Harry
Chicago M A Donahue N.D. Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Decorated American trade binding - clean blue and turquoise cloth book with illustrated cover (rifleman wearing buckskin clothing), decorated spine (two rifles, pistols and ammo belt). Gold lettering on spine. Light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 209 pgs. + 13 pages at rear of book, "By His Own Worth" by Frances Henshaw Baden; 1 page of publisher's advertising. 002864

Price: 10.00 USD
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50 Agatha Christie's Detectives - Five Complete Novels
Christie, Agatha
New York Avenel Books 1982 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Near Fine Jacket 
Hardcover book in clean original dust jacket. Five novels - complete and unabridged. Novels include: The Murder at the Vicarage; Dead Man's Folly; Sad Cypress; Towards Zero; N or M? Book has clean maroon cloth covers with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages are clean, but tanned. 698 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025876

Price: 12.00 USD
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51 The Tall Ships: A Sailing Celebration
Clark, Hyla M.
New York Tree Communications/Alexis Gregory 1976 0-8467-0237-1 / 9780846702375 Soft Cover Very Good+ 
Clean illustrated softcover. No creasing or chipping, very light edgewear. Binding tight. A complete documentation of a most dramatic event. Over 50 full-color photos. Pages are clean. P/O bookplate inside front cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ships & Sailing. WARD01654

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Sark Discovered: The Prospect of an Island, Clark, Leonard
52 Sark Discovered: The Prospect of an Island
Clark, Leonard
London J. M. Dent & Sons 1956 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean celery green cloth boarrds with black 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. 81 pgs. with index. 16 pgs. of half-tone plates and a map. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped and enclosed in archival quality mylar cover. A really nice copy of this book about Sark, the smallest of the four main Channel Islands. 008055

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Maine is in My Heart, Clark, William M.
53 Maine is in My Heart
Clark, William M.
New York David McKay Company, Inc. 1964 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, SIGNED by author. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Signed "William M. Clark" on front free endpaper; no other marks. 273 pgs. Introduction by Gladys Hasty Carroll. Clean dustjacket is price clipped at top corner of front inside flap, unchipped, with one very short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of the upriver lands of Maine, particularly Cedar River, and its independent people. 017637

Price: 25.00 USD
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About 2 A.M., Coe, Charles Francis
54 About 2 A.M.
Coe, Charles Francis
New York Cosmopolitan 1931 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First Edition of a scarce old mystery. Yellow cloth boards with blue-black clock dial with no hands on cover as title box, blue-black lettering on spine. Hint of light dust soiling. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Black top-stained upper page edges. 308 pages. 022407

Price: 30.00 USD
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Frank Armstrong's Second Term, Colton, Matthew M.
55 Frank Armstrong's Second Term
Colton, Matthew M.
New York Hurst & Company 1911 Reprint Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Martin Lewis, Illustrator 
Clean decorated binding with some bubbling to cloth. Blue-gray ribbed cloth boards with red, white and black baseball player on cover in mid-pitch, player with bat in hand on spine. Bright red lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. All lettering and decoration crisp and unworn. Tiny pin-head spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. With four original illustrations by Martin Lewis. 318 pages. 023019

Price: 15.00 USD
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Jeb Hutton - The Story of a Georgia Boy, Connolly, James B.
56 Jeb Hutton - The Story of a Georgia Boy
Connolly, James B.
New York Charles Scribner 1902 First Hardcover Near Fine No Dust jacket Signed
Very clean decorated blue cloth boards, SIGNED by the author. Gold and black lettering on cover, gold lettering and small decoration on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, no previous owner markings. Inscribed and signed by the author: "A fair wind to you Chester - James B. Connolly - Boston, October, 1911." Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard; seven additional illustrations, all by M. J. Burns. 289 pages. 021161

Price: 200.00 USD
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57 Victory
Conrad, Joseph
New York Modern Library 1932 First Hardcover Near Fine No Dust jacket 
Modern Library No. 32, Stated First Modern Library Edition. Toledano binding no. 7. Clean dark brown balloon cloth flexible boards with bright gold torchrunner logo on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Kent illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 385 pp. Nice clean copy of this first M.L. edition. 020472

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Story of A Beautiful Childhood - Compiled from the journals of Joseph Astley Gallagher, Conway, Katherine E.
58 The Story of A Beautiful Childhood - Compiled from the journals of Joseph Astley Gallagher
Conway, Katherine E.
Boston C. M. Clark Publishing Company 1909 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Signed
First Edition, inscribed and SIGNED by the author, association copy. Clean burgundy ribbed cloth boards with blue, yellow and gold decoration on cover, gold lettering and small decoration on spine. Pinhead size spots of wear to spine corners, small bump to upper board edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Author inscription and author signature on front free endpaper: "To Julia H. Rigney, from her oldtime & all the time friend - Katherine E. Conway - Christmas, 1910." Frontispiece illustration (portrait of J. Astley Gallagher) with clean tissue guard (total of eight full page black and white illustrations). 107 pages. All pages are clean and bright - final blank endpaper has bottom half torn away. 026810

Price: 75.00 USD
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The Baronet Rag Picker - A Story of Love and Adventure, Coom, Charles S.
59 The Baronet Rag Picker - A Story of Love and Adventure
Coom, Charles S.
New York C. M. Clark 1905 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket C. H. Richert, Illustrator 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. Dark green cloth boards with light green, yellow and black decoration on cover, yellow lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Very small spot of faint soiling to front cover, hint of surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square. Pages and edges are clean (light foxing to a few pages), with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Ten full-page illustrations, with color frontispiece, by C. H. Richert. 261 pages. 021660

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Pilot, Cooper, James Fenimore
60 The Pilot
Cooper, James Fenimore
New York Heritage Press 1968 Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Slipcase Jacket Robert M. Quackenbush, Illustrator 
Very clean beige cloth boards with green illustration of ships on cover, green title box with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 357 pgs. Illustrated with woodcuts by Robert M. Quackenbush. Includes original Heritage Club Sandglass pamphlet laid in. Clean original green slipcase is sturdy, uncracked, unchipped, with mere hint of fading at opening edges.Literature. 012593

Price: 20.00 USD
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