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How to Train Hunting Dogs, Brown, William F.
421 How to Train Hunting Dogs
Brown, William F.
New York A. S. Barnes 1942 First Hardcover Very Good poor Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Blue cloth boards with black lettering and illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. Light soiling (small area of browning to spine), small spots of wear-through to corner tips. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Previous owner notes on front free endpaper (4 lines - dates and names of dog show placings). 228 pp. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is tattered with edge chips & tears, 2" piece missing from spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020052

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Fingerprints - Fifty Years of Scientifc Crime Detection, Browne, Douglas G. and Alan Brock
422 Fingerprints - Fifty Years of Scientifc Crime Detection
Browne, Douglas G. and Alan Brock
London George G. Harrap 1953 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition statement on copyright page, in clean original jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Tiny spots of wear to two corner tips and top spine corner. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 224 pp. with index. Illustrated with black and white plates. Foreword by Ex-Chief Superintendent F. R. Cherrill, M.B.E. Dustjacket is price clipped, has chip at top spine edge (maximum depth 3/4" - title unaffected). Very small chip at base of front panel, a few tiny nicks and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. First full non-technical account of fingerprinting and its various uses. History and development of the science, with discussion of particular cases in which fingerprinting has played a significant role. 020401

Price: 30.00 USD
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Sonnets from the Portuguese, Browning, Elizabeth
423 Sonnets from the Portuguese
Browning, Elizabeth
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1953 Sixth Printing Hardcover Very Good 
Sixth printing, "Half-Hour Classics" edition, in original publisher's box (box in excellent condition). Red leather boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean, however there are red pencil notations and underlining by previous owner in the text and a previous owner inscription in pen on front fixed endpaper (and a short P.S. on rear fixed endpaper!). Full color tipped -in frontis illustration. With Introduction and Notes by Charlotte Porter and Helen A. Clarke. 58 pages. Box is uncracked, clean, with very little wear. 023213

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The Ring and the Book, Browning, Robert
424 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

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One Sky to Share - The French and American Journals of Raymond Leopold Bruckberger, Bruckberger, Raymond Leopold
425 One Sky to Share - The French and American Journals of Raymond Leopold Bruckberger
Bruckberger, Raymond Leopold
New York P. J. Kenedy & Sons 1952 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Jo Spier, Illustrator 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean gray cloth boards with red cross and black rifle on cover, black lettering and small decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Translated by Dorothy Carr Howell. Illustrated with drawings by Jo Spier. 248 pages. Dust jacket is clean with very slight browning to spine, not price clipped, a few tiny edge chips and very short closed edge tears. Wonderful photo of Father Bruckberger on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of one of the most heroic figures of World War II. This priest was a fearless fighter in the French Commandos, then Chaplain General of the Resistance groups. It was he who received General de Gaulle amid enemy gunfire in the Cathedral of Notre Dame when France was liberated from the Nazis. He was awarded the Croix de Guerre, the medal of the Legion of Honor, and several other distinctions. Later he was chaplain of the French Foreign Legion in the Sahara. 026518

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Six Days to Sunday, Brunner, Bernard
426 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
427 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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Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe, Bryson, Bill
428 Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe
Bryson, Bill
New York William Morrow & Co 1992 0688103111 / 9780688103118 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing with full number line on copyright page in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean light beige boards with red cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. No names, writing or bookplates. 254 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024173

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Lost Continent: Travels in Small Town America, Bryson, Bill
429 The Lost Continent: Travels in Small Town America
Bryson, Bill
New York Harper & Row Publishers 1989 0060161582 / 9780060161583 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Light beige paper covered boards with gold cow on cover, maroon cloth spine with bright gold lettering. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 314 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A hilarious travel narrative as Bill Bryson travels across the United States in an effort to follow his childhood vacations. 026490

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A Gift from the Boys, Buchwald, Art
430 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

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I Think I Don't Remember, Buchwald, Art
431 I Think I Don't Remember
Buchwald, Art
New York G. P. Putnam's 1987 0-399-13325-9 / 9780399133251 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Steve Mendelson, Illustrator Signed
First Edition, signed by author. Very clean pale blue boards with darker blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper: "To Charlie - Art Buchwald". 350 pgs. with illustrations by Steve Mendelson. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, hint of slightest edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Very nice signed copy by this recently deceased great humorist dealing with sordid American politics. 8vo. Humor. 013573

Price: 15.00 USD
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Pearl Buck's America - A Personal Travelogue by Pearl S. Buck, Pulitzer Prize Winner and Nobel Laureate-with 200 Photographs from Life Magazine, Buck, Pearl S.
432 Pearl Buck's America - A Personal Travelogue by Pearl S. Buck, Pulitzer Prize Winner and Nobel Laureate-with 200 Photographs from Life Magazine
Buck, Pearl S.
Bartholomew House 1971 First Hardcover Very Good Good Jacket 
First Printing in original dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with 200 photographs from Life Magazine, in full color and black and white, taken across the United States of America. 320 pages. Dust jacket is price clipped at top corner of front inside flap, is clean but has 2" closed curved edge tear, some surface rubbing to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026909

Price: 15.00 USD
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Rajah the Elephant, Buckingham, M. E.
433 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

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The Adventures of A Ballet Critic, Buckle, Richard
434 The Adventures of A Ballet Critic
Buckle, Richard
London Cresset Press 1953 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket.Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean, with previous owner inscription on front free endpaper and ink-stamped name of previous owner on front free endpaper. Illustrated with many wonderful black and white photographs, drawings. 296 pages with index. Clean dust jacket has a few small closed edge tears, price clip to front inside flap corner. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024661

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See You Later, Alligator: Blackford Oakes in Havana, Buckley, William F
435 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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The Redhunter A Novel Based on the Life of Senator Joe McCarthy, Buckley, William F.
436 The Redhunter A Novel Based on the Life of Senator Joe McCarthy
Buckley, William F.
Boston Little Brown & Co 1999 0316115894 / 9780316115896 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition with full number line, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean black boards with red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or fading, slightest hint of surface wear at base of spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 421 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An historical novel about Joe McCarthy and his crusade against Communism in the U.S. in the 1950's. 018862

Price: 12.00 USD
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Marco Polo, If You Can, Buckley, William F. Jr.
437 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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Racing through Paradise: A Pacific Passage, Buckley, William F. Jr.
438 Racing through Paradise: A Pacific Passage
Buckley, William F. Jr.
New York Random House 1987 0394557816 / 9780394557816 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, first printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean color illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs by Christopher Little. 344 pages with index. Dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (25.00 on front inside flap), no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022504

Price: 25.00 USD
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Mongoose R.I.P., Buckley, William F., Jr.
439 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

Price: 20.00 USD
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Cuisine Sante, Buey, Christophe and L'Ecole de Cuisine Francaise Sabine de Mirbeck
440 Cuisine Sante
Buey, Christophe and L'Ecole de Cuisine Francaise Sabine de Mirbeck
New York Viking Press 1987 0670817929 / 9780670817924 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean cream/rose cloth boards with pink metallic lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear - as new condition. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean lime green endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with beautiful full color photographs. 192 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Traditional French cooking rethought for today's health-conscious gourmet. 026071

Price: 18.00 USD
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