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The Pathfinder, Cooper, James Fenimore
41 The Pathfinder
Cooper, James Fenimore
New York Modern Library 1952 Early printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 105 in unclipped original dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent style endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Introduction by Norman Holmes Pearson. 436 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (1.65 on front inside flap), tiny closed edge tears at top and bottom spine edge. 380 titles on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024384

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42 The Pathfinder
Cooper, James Fenimore
New York Modern Library 1952 early printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 105. Early printing in original unclipped jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained upper page edges. Clean Kent-style endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 436 pages. Illustrated jacket is not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022394

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The Pathfinder - Or, The Inland Sea, Cooper, James Fenimore
43 The Pathfinder - Or, The Inland Sea
Cooper, James Fenimore
New York Modern Library 1963 Later printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Modern Library No. 105 in clean illustrated dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 11. Clean red cloth boards with blind-stamped hexagonal logo on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean Kent style illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Introduction by Norman Holmes Pearson. 436 pages. Clean bright illustrated dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap. Blank on verso of dust jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023378

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The Pilot, Cooper, James Fenimore
44 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

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Morning Noon and Night, Cozzens, James Gould
45 Morning Noon and Night
Cozzens, James Gould
New York Harcourt, Brace & World 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on front and spine. Binding is tight and square. Light fading to gold lettering on spine. Very clean orange/brown endpapers. Light burgundy top stained page edges. Pagess are clean and bright; clean endpapers; no writing or marks. 408 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped; with some very tiny closed tears and slight wear to top/base of spine. Black and white photograph and short biography of author on rear inner flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Fiction. 014404

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S. S. San Pedro, Cozzens, James Gould
46 S. S. San Pedro
Cozzens, James Gould
New York Harcourt Brace 1931 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First Edition (stated) without dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with silver anchor decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. Slight bumping/wear to spine upper and lower edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (previous owner name and address ink-stamped on front free endpaper). 136 pages. 022675

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The Oxford Book of English Detective Stories, Craig, Patricia
47 The Oxford Book of English Detective Stories
Craig, Patricia
Oxford University Press 1990 0192141872 / 9780192141873 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
As new condition hardcover book in clean dust jacket. Gift quality. Unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering and border on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 554 pages with biographical notes. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fine collection of 33 stories showing the scope, vigour, and enduring fascination of the detective story, as well as indicating its importance as a barometer of social attitudes and literary practices. It gathers together a wide range of stories, many unfamiliar, by writers including Julian Symons, Michael Gilbert, P.D.James, andRuth Rendell (but also by such notables as A. Conan Doyle and G. K. Chesterton), which are among the very best examples of English Detective writing of the twentieth century - the cream of the crime! 027710

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Eagle Blood, Creelman, James
48 Eagle Blood
Creelman, James
Boston Lothrop 1902 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Rose Cecil O'Neill, Illustrator 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding. Very clean brown ribbed cloth boards with gold decoration and lettering on cover, clean unchipped oval paste-on portrait of woman on cover framed in gold eagle decoration. Unchipped gold lettering and small decoration on spine. Tiny spot of of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (1902) on front free endpaper and at top of title page. Illustrated by Rose Cecil O'Neill (frontis illustration with clean tissue guard, five additional sepia-tone plates). 470 pp. 020709

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The Dark Road, Cross, James
49 The Dark Road
Cross, James
New York Julian Messner 1959 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (previous owner name neatly penned on front free endpaper), very slight yellowing to endpapers. 191 pages. Dust jacket is bright, no chips, not price clipped, very light soiling to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of suspenseful adventure about a man working an intelligence assignment in East Germany. 027197

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A Gentleman of Courage, Curwood, James Oliver
50 A Gentleman of Courage
Curwood, James Oliver
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1924 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in beautiful illustrated jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering and line border on cover, black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Robert W. Stewart. 342 pages. Clean dust jacket has small corner chips, slight wear to rear spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of love and adventure in the wilderness of Five Fingers, a French Canadian pioneer village on Lake Superior in the 1890's. 021389

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Back to God's Country, Curwood, James Oliver
51 Back to God's Country
Curwood, James Oliver
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1920 Photoplay Edition Hardcover Good Good Jacket 
Photoplay edition in original dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Very slight discoloration to spine from contact with dust jacket; small puncture to rear board. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages are clean, but endpapers have some browning/foxing and a small return address label at top of front free endpaper, name and date 1924 neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrated with black and white scenes from the movie. 274 pages. Dust jacket is color illustrated with scene from the movie, is slightly age-toned, has small edge and corner chips, nearly separated at front spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of a Great Dane dog, protective of his friend Dolores, both icebound in the far North with a couple of men feuding over the lady. 027397

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Son of the Forests, Curwood, James Oliver
52 Son of the Forests
Curwood, James Oliver
New York Doubleday Doran 1930 Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with green lettering and tree decoration on cover, green lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean decorated endpapers - very small previous owner return address label at top edge of front free endpaper. Copyright date 1930, with 1930 on title page, no additional printings listed, no statement of edition. 243 pages. An autobiography by James Oliver Curwood. 027420

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Steele of the Royal Mounted, Curwood, James Oliver
53 Steele of the Royal Mounted
Curwood, James Oliver
New York A. L. Burt Photoplay Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Photoplay edition in clean bright original jacket. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 397 pp. Illustrated with scenes from the motion picture. Clean unchipped dustjacket has slight surface wear to two corner tips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A beautiful copy. 019388

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The River's End - A New Story of God's Country, Curwood, James Oliver
54 The River's End - A New Story of God's Country
Curwood, James Oliver
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1919 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Fair Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in tattered dust jacket. Very clean red cloth boards with black title box on cover, black lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Brief previous owner inscription in light pencil neatly written on front free endpaper with date (1924). Four illustrations by Dean Cornwell. 303 pages. Illustrated jacket is clean, slightly age-toned, missing large piece at base of spine, has corner and edge wear. Story of adventure and romance with the Royal Mounted Police of Canada. 026623

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The Great North Trail:  America's Route of the Ages, Cushman, Dan
55 The Great North Trail: America's Route of the Ages
Cushman, Dan
New York - Toronto - London - Sydney McGraw Hill 1966 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean sky blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine and three small silver, gold, and green illustration on front right corner. Slight fading to spine and board edges. Binding is tight and square. Pages, edges, and endpapers are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no writing or marks. 383 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped with a few very short closed tears. Jacket designed by James Craig. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Americana. 014466

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Deep are the Roots, d'Usseau, Arnaud and James Gow
56 Deep are the Roots
d'Usseau, Arnaud and James Gow
New York Charles Scribner 1946 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, with "A" on copyright page in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with white and black unchipped stamped lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name neatly penned on front free endpaper, with small circular red sticker from "The Dramatic Publishing Co. - Chicago" in upper right corner of front free endpaper. Dustjacket featuring photo from the play is clean, not price clipped, has small chips at top and bottom spine edges, wear at front spine fold, hint of rubbing. Photo of authors on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. One of the most successful and controversial plays of the era, about an African American war hero returning to his Southern U.S. town. 020374

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In Search of Ghosts, Day, James Wentworth
57 In Search of Ghosts
Day, James Wentworth
London Frederick Muller 1969 First Hardcover Fine Very Good++ Jacket Alexy Pendle, Illustrator 
First edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean, unfaded dark blue cloth boards withg bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Line drawings by Alexy Pendle. 208 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, slight wear at top spine edge, not price clipped, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author has stayed in more than 30 haunted houses in Britain and collected personal experiences of the supernatural from all sorts and conditions of people - owners of great country mansions, university dons, farmers, hunt servants, gamekeepers, deer-stalkers, Scottish crofters and Canadian fur trappers. More than that, he has seen ghosts himself, and includes here his vision of a ghostly cavalry charge in Flanders during the First World War. 023979

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Roxana, DeFoe, Daniel
58 Roxana
DeFoe, Daniel
Avon, Connecticut Limited Editions Club 1976 First Hardcover Fine Signed
Signed, numbered Limited Editions Club copy, this being No. 222 of two thousand copies printed. In clean original slipcase and original glassine wrapper. Red cloth boards with white decoration, white cloth spine with red title box, gold lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright with red top-stained upper page edges, clean red endpapers. No previous owner markings. With an Introduction by James Sutherland and Woodcut illustrations by Bernd Kroeber (SIGNED by illustrator). 256 pages. Clean red slipcase, no cracking or wear, unchipped title label. 022796

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The Yellow Book - A Selection, Denny, Norman
59 The Yellow Book - A Selection
Denny, Norman
London / New York The Bodley Head / The Viking Press 1950 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Yellow cloth boards with black decoration and lettering on cover and spine, rear cover. No fraying. Faintest hint of rubbing. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. Decorated title page, frontispiece illustration by Max in black and yellow on tan paper ("The Yellow Dwarf"). 372 pages of text followed by 36 full page illustrations at rear of book by outstanding artists of the time such as Aubrey Beardsley, John S. Sargent, Max Beerbohm, John Lavery and many more. A wonderful collection from "The Yellow Book", the first quarterly volume of which appeared in April, 1894, under the joint imprint of Elkin Mathews and John Lane. Selections include work by Henry James, John Buchan, Kenneth Grahame and other greats. 025515

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Faithful Travelers, Dodson, James
60 Faithful Travelers
Dodson, James
New York Bantam 1998 0553106449 / 9780553106442 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page), SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded black boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: "To Jim - an Upstate angler! Best of luck in the streams and in life! - Jim Dodson." 279 pages. Clean crisp dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026002

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