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The Illustrated Cider with Rosie, Lee, Laurie
61 The Illustrated Cider with Rosie
Lee, Laurie
New York Crown Publishers 1984 0517555298 / 9780517555293 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First American Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Very clean, unfaded green cloth boards with white polka dots, blind-stamped lettering on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with sepia photographs, full color art. 224 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has one very small corner chip, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Laurie Lee's matchless memories of his childhood growing up in a tiny Cotswold village in the early 1920s. The illustrations in this beautiful new edition speak for themselves, but among them are some special teasures--a handful of precious photographs of that time and place preserved by the author for over fifty years, and carefully reproduced in their original sepia tones. Laurence Edward Alan "Laurie" Lee, MBE (26 June 1914 – 13 May 1997) was an English poet, novelist and screenwriter, who was brought up in the small village of Slad in Gloucestershire. This is his most famous work, originally published in UK in 1959. 026779

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62 The Chief: Field Marshal Lord Wavell - Commander-in-Chief and Viceroy 1939-1947
Lewin, Ronald
New York Farrar Straus Giroux 1980 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean pale yellow-green boards with black decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 282 pgs. Illustrated with photographs & maps. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Biography. 011083

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Your England, Lockhart, R. H. Bruce
63 Your England
Lockhart, R. H. Bruce
London Putnam 1955 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying; tiny bump to one corner tip; hint of surface wear to spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Hint of slight offset (shadow) from bookmark on front free endpaper. 303 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unfaded, slight foxing to corner of rear white panel, with 1" square chip at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author shares his impressions of the country and life around which his life revolved. 8vo. Great Britain. 013475

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Comes the Reckoning, Lockhart, Sir Robert Bruce
64 Comes the Reckoning
Lockhart, Sir Robert Bruce
London G. P. Putnam's 1947 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition ("First Published, October 1947" on copyright page). Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to corners at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 384 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at base of spine, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Sir Robert Bruce Lockhart's story of his life as a young British Agent during World War II. 8vo. World War II. 016056

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A Wee Nip at the 19th Hole - A History of the St. Andrews Caddie, Mackenzie, Richard
65 A Wee Nip at the 19th Hole - A History of the St. Andrews Caddie
Mackenzie, Richard
Chelsea, Michigan Sleeping Bear Press 1997 1-886947-38-4 / 9781886947382 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by author. Clean unfaded dark green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Signed by the author on front free endpaper; no other marks. 134 pgs. + bibliography. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A masterful celebration of one of golf's great time-honored traditions--the St. Andrews Caddie. "A Wee Nip" is like pulling up a stool at the 19th hole and sharing a pint with legendary characters like "Trap Door," "Poot" Chisholm, and "Stumpie Eye." 017535

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The Morte Darthur - An Abridgment with an Introduction, Malory, Sir Thomas
66 The Morte Darthur - An Abridgment with an Introduction
Malory, Sir Thomas
New York / London Appleton - Century - Crofts 1940 Third printing Hardcover Very Good + no dustjacket 
Very clean gray cloth boards with black lettering, small illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Endpapers intact; no names or bookplates. 214 pgs. Edited and with introduction by Charles Richard Sanders and Charles E. Ward, Duke University. 017553

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INTO THE ARMS OF STRANGERS: Stories of the Kindertransport, Mark Jonathan; Oppenheimer, Deborah Harris
67 INTO THE ARMS OF STRANGERS: Stories of the Kindertransport
Mark Jonathan; Oppenheimer, Deborah Harris
New York Mjf Books 2000 1567317146 / 9781567317145 Third printing Hardcover Very Good+ near fine Jacket 
Clean book in unchipped dust jacket. Third printing. Beige boards with brown spine, metallic lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Tiny bump at upper board edge. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Preface by Lord Richard Attenborough, Introduction by David Cesarani. 292 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (27.50 on front inside flap), no chips, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. True story of the British-organized program to save children, most of them Jewish, from the Nazi nightmare. The documentary film on which this book is based won an Academy Award. 023648

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The Nine Days Wonder (The Operation Dynamo), Masefield, John
68 The Nine Days Wonder (The Operation Dynamo)
Masefield, John
New York MacMillan 1941 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (stated "First Printing" on copyright page). Blue cloth boards with faintest hint of soiling, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Endpapers browned from manufacturer's glue, but are clean with no names, writing or bookplates. 60 pgs. + black & white photographs at rear of book. 12mo. World War II. 016703

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Disraeli, Maurois, Andre
69 Disraeli
Maurois, Andre
New York D. Appleton & Co. 1928 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
First Printing, February 1928 stated on copyright page. Clean purple silk cloth boards with bright stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Some fading to spine. Hint of slight surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. 378 pgs. with index. Illustrated with eight black & white plates. 6" x 9". Biography. 017317

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Black Saturday: The Death of the Royal Oak, McKee, Alexander
70 Black Saturday: The Death of the Royal Oak
McKee, Alexander
New York Henry Holt 1960 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Illustrated with Photographs 
Clean black boards with yellow cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; very small return address label at top edge of front free endpaper. 211 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has hint of edge wear, a few very small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A few weeks after the outbreak of World War II, the British battleship Royal Oak, while lying inside the main base of the Home Fleet, was shaken by four mysterious explosions and within about seven minutes went to the bottom with nearly eight hundred men trapped inside. 8vo. World War II. 013518

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On the Company's Service, Meacham, Ellis K.
71 On the Company's Service
Meacham, Ellis K.
Boston/Toronto Little Brown 1971 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Samuel H. Bryant, Illustrator 
Very clean golden brown cloth boards with brown ship illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean blue endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 343 pgs. + bibliography. Dustjacket is not price clipped, very clean except for hint of light soiling to white rear panel, no chips, slight wear at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 011803

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72 The Story of the Island
Mee, Arthur
London Hodder & Stoughton Uniform Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with black stamped lettering on spine, black line border on cover. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small inscription (1936) on first page. 160 pgs. with lovely illustrations, each with a printed tissue guard. Clean bright DUSTJACKET has small price clip, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A beautiful, collectible quality book and dustjacket. 8vo. Great Britain. 010583

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The Edwardian Age, Minney, R. J.
73 The Edwardian Age
Minney, R. J.
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean original jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean (some dust-speckling to top page edges), with clean endpapers (tiny previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper). Illustrated with black and white photographs. 224 pages. Attractive dust jacket with price intact (5.95 on front inside flap), one tiny corner chip. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fascinating outline of the Edwardian Age, an era of elegance and splendor, and the story of the King who gave his name to that age. 021459

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The Waters Under the Earth, Moore, John
74 The Waters Under the Earth
Moore, John
Philadelphia - New York J.B. Lippincott & Co. 1965 Fourth Printing Hard Cover Very Good Near Fine Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine with royal blue title box. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Unfortunate 3- inch closed horizontal tear across rear blank free endpaper near bottom extending toward spine. 464 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Very slight edgewear to bottom spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A beautiful novel about the people of the English countryside. 8 Vo. Fiction. 014304

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Inishfallen Fare Thee Well, O'Casey, Sean
75 Inishfallen Fare Thee Well
O'Casey, Sean
New York MacMillan 1949 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 396 pgs. Clean dustjacket has corners trimmed on front inside flap, but price is still intact; slight edge wear to dustjacket and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The fourth volume in Sean O'Casey's autobiography. 8vo. Ireland. 013182

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Castles: An Introduction to the Castles of England and Wales, O'Neil, B. H. St. J.
76 Castles: An Introduction to the Castles of England and Wales
O'Neil, B. H. St. J.
London Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1954 Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Hint of slightest surface rub to corner of front and rear board (very negligible--hardly worth mentioning). Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. Tiny date neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper--no names or bookplates. 65 pgs. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 12mo. Great Britain. 012992

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The Arms of the University & Colleges of Cambridge, Oldfield, R. W.
77 The Arms of the University & Colleges of Cambridge
Oldfield, R. W.
London A. & C. Black, Ltd. 1931 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket W. G. Blackall and A. Cousins 
Very clean book in clean original dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with cark blue lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name at top corner of front free endpaper. With twenty full-page reproductions in gorgeous full color from drawings by W. G. Blackall and A. Cousins. 47 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, tiny bit of minimal shallow chipping, has small price clip at lower corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Approximate size of book: 5" x 7-1/2". The arms of the University and Colleges of Cambridge are reproduced in this book, fully and accurately coloured. Each plate is accompanied by a definition of the arms and a brief account of their origin and history. An introductory chapter discusses the heraldry of the University in general; there are notes on the curious bearings granted to the Regius Professors; and a useful bibliography and efficient index. 025487

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Farewell In Splendor - The Passing of Queen Victoria and Her Age, Packard, Jerrold M.
78 Farewell In Splendor - The Passing of Queen Victoria and Her Age
Packard, Jerrold M.
New York Dutton 1995 First Hardcover Very Good+ Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean maroon boards with cream spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fading. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white glossy plates. 294 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025967

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Lodgers in London, Phillpotts, Adelaide Eden
79 Lodgers in London
Phillpotts, Adelaide Eden
Boston Little Brown 1926 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean black silk cloth boards with very clean, unchipped title label on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean green top-stained page edges. Clean endpapers, with no names, writing or bookplates. 321 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket with price present ($2.00 on front inner flap has been inked out but is still quite legible); spine has slight scuffing, piece missing at base of spine, corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A Bloomsbury lodging house is the scene of this novel which has become quite scarce, particularly in a dustjacket. 8vo. Fiction. 015279

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80 The Royal Air Force: A Concise History
Pollard, Captain A. O.
London Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Very slight wear at spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Small neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. Illustrated with photo plates of some of the great airplanes of history. 276 pgs. with index. 8vo. Aviation. 010422

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