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41 The Letters of Gertrude Stein and Thornton Wilder
Burns, Edward and Ulla E. Dydo with William Rice
New Haven & London Yale University Press 1996 0-300-06774-7 / 9780300067743 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean maroon boards with ivory cloth spine. No wear or bumped corners. Binding is tight & crisp. Pages and edges are bright and clean, no names or bookplates inside. Clean, crisp dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. First Edition. 004157

Price: 12.00 USD
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A Party of Baccarat, Byrne, Donn
42 A Party of Baccarat
Byrne, Donn
New York Century Co. 1930 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Arthur William Brown, Illustrator 
First Edition in original dustjacket. Very clean unfaded rust brown cloth boards with black 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 bookplates. 212 pgs. Illustrated by Arthur William Brown. Illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped (1.25 on front inside flap), has very small edge chip at top spine edge, very shallow chip at top front panel edge (under 1/16"); faintest hint of soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A tale of love and gambling on the colorful Riviera by the author of "Field of Honor", "Brother Saul", "Hangman's House" and other fine novels. 017873

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Panther's Moon, Canning, Victor
43 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

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44 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

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Queen's Pawn, Canning, Victor
45 Queen's Pawn
Canning, Victor
New York William Morrow 1970 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean rust red boards with clean black cloth spine, red and white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean bright yellow endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 270 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped (5.95 on front inside flap), no tears, hint of age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. High suspense on the Queen Elizabeth 2 with a shock ending. 018970

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Dark Trees to the Wind - A Cycle of York State Years, Carmer, Carl
46 Dark Trees to the Wind - A Cycle of York State Years
Carmer, Carl
New York William Sloane 1949 First Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket Signed
"First Printing" stated on copyright page in unclipped dustjacket, SIGNED by the author. Clean beige cloth boards decorated with green wrap-around forest scene (a couple of pinhead size spots to rear gutter). No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; front free endpaper has some glue residue from old bookplate. Signed "Carl Carmer" on front free endpaper. Black and white illustrations by John O'Hara Cosgrave II. 370 pages. Illustrated dustjacket designed by John O'Hara Cosgrave II has slight age-toning, shallow edge chipping and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027639

Price: 30.00 USD
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From Three Cents A Week...The Story of the Prudential Insurance Company of America, Carr, William H. A.
47 From Three Cents A Week...The Story of the Prudential Insurance Company of America
Carr, William H. A.
New York Prentice Hall 1975 0-13-331611-4 / 9780133316117 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with dark blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 316 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with hint of wear at top and bottom of spine, two very short closed edge tears at base of rear panel. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Business. 009902

Price: 10.00 USD
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Mister Moses, Catto, Max
48 Mister Moses
Catto, Max
New York William Morrow 1961 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original jacket. Marbled green boards with yellow cloth spine, black lettering on spine. Hint of fading to board edges; very light dust soiling to spine. Binding is tight & square, no bumping or wear. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 218 pp. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, unchipped, tiny closed tear at upper rear spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel set in Africa, where a certain valley is soon to be flooded by the opening of a new dam--and where a District Officer is having his problems persuading the natives to leave their home for a tract of land set aside by the French government. Then Joe Moses arrives on the scene. A unique adventure ensues, as Mister Moses leads the natives on a forty-day trek through the jungle never for a moment without danger, excitement or hilarity. Made into a movie (1965) starring Robert Mitchum. 019317

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Wanted: a Girl for the Horses, Cavanna, Betty
49 Wanted: a Girl for the Horses
Cavanna, Betty
New York William Morrow & Co 1984 0688027571 / 9780688027575 First Hardcover Very Good+ very good + Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in original unclipped jacket. Clean brown boards with white cloth spine, dark brown lettering on spine. Tiny spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages andedges are clean, with clean brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 216 pp. Illustrated jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slight edge wear and one 1" closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A young girl who has been expelled from school and is a family outcast works with horses at a stable in the peaceful Devonshire countryside, putting her life back on track. 019572

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Marcus: A Novel of the Youngest Apostle, Chinn, Laurene
50 Marcus: A Novel of the Youngest Apostle
Chinn, Laurene
New York William Morrow 1965 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with orange cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Tiny puncture to cloth near base of spine. No bumping, fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 370 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has very slight wear at top and bottom of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Religion. 013086

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Splintered Darkness, Chisolm, William Mason
51 Splintered Darkness
Chisolm, William Mason
Brooklyn, NY Trilon Press 1953 First Hardcover Good+ no dustjacket Signed
First Edition, inscribed and signed by author. Blue paper-covered boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. Sunning to spine and edges. Spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Merrell Lorothra (sp?) and the children. Expressing thanks for the courtesies extended over the years. Blessings Always, Bill - William Mason Chisolm - December 14, 1953." 86 pages. 022859

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Have Mother, Will Travel - A Mother and Daughter Discover Themselves, Each Other, and the World, Claire; Fontaine, Mia Fontaine
52 Have Mother, Will Travel - A Mother and Daughter Discover Themselves, Each Other, and the World
Claire; Fontaine, Mia Fontaine
New York William Morrow 2012 0061688398 / 9780061688393 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition, gift quality. Clean green boards with yellow spine, black lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 309 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unworn - no chips, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A mother, a daughter, and a life-changing adventure around the world! A testament to the power and beauty of the mother-daughter relationship, one that illuminates possibilities for our own lives. 026785

Price: 18.00 USD
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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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54 An Adirondack Archive: The Trail to Windover
Clarkson, Elixabeth Hudnut
Utica, NY North Country Books, Inc. 1993 0-925168-17-3 / 9780925168177 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying; hint of slightest surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers (illustrated with maps); no names, writing or marks. 262 pgs. with bibliography. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has tiny closed tear (1/16") at top of inside flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of Adirondack people and places long since gone or vastly changed. 8vo. Adirondacks. 013210

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55 The Complete Book of Show Jumping
Clayton, Michael and William Steinkraus
New York Crown Publishers 1975 0-517-521253 / 9780517521250 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped jacket. Clean green cloth boards with bright unchipped 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. 264 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings and photographs (black and white and full color). Clean dustjacket has slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears, hint of fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018858

Price: 20.00 USD
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Ralph S. Mouse, Cleary, Beverly
56 Ralph S. Mouse
Cleary, Beverly
New York William Morrow and Company 1982 0688014526 / 9780688014520 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Paul O. Zelinsky, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean light blue boards with darker blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean blue endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Charming illustrations by Paul L. Zelinsky. 160 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, one very short closed edge tear, very slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025994

Price: 15.00 USD
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57 The Most Wanted Man in America
Clouser, John William (with Dave Fisher)
New York Stein and Day 1975 0-8128-`77`-0 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Clean red boards with gray cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names or bookplates. 191 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has several short closed edge tears, slight edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. True Crime. 008789

Price: 15.00 USD
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Across the Spanish Main - A Tale of the Sea in the Days of Queen Bess, Collingwood, Harry
58 Across the Spanish Main - A Tale of the Sea in the Days of Queen Bess
Collingwood, Harry
London Blackie & Son Ltd. 1930 Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket William Rainey, Illustrator 
No date (circa 1930) Very clean decorated red cloth boards with gold lettering, green, blue and black decoration on cover and spine. No fraying, hint of very light surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner inscription beautifully penned on blank fly leaf -- small previous owner name neatly stamped on olive green front and rear fixed endpapers. Six black and white illustrations by William Rainey. 351 pp. 019951

Price: 30.00 USD
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Truth is Stranger Than Fishin', Cook, Beatrice
59 Truth is Stranger Than Fishin'
Cook, Beatrice
New York William Morrow 1955 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Carl Malouf, Illustrator 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean and bright yellow cloth boards with small comical illustration on cover, black lettering and illustration on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (hint of very slight browning to endpapers only). No names, writing or marks. Illustrations and jacket by Carl Malouf. 303 pages. Dust jacket has very slight edge wear and edge fading; nice photo of author on rear panel, small price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024433

Price: 20.00 USD
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Shangri-La: The Return to the World of Lost Horizon, Cooney, Eleanor and Daniel Altieri
60 Shangri-La: The Return to the World of Lost Horizon
Cooney, Eleanor and Daniel Altieri
New York William Morrow 1996 0-688-12872-6 / 9780688128722 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Fine Jacket 
Very clean yellow boards with metallic lettering on spine. Slight bumping to corners at foot of spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 324 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A tale of passion and suspense, Shangri-La is a stunning recreation of a legendary place, and a worthy successor to the James Hilton classic. 8vo. Fiction. 012676

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