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The Fireside Book of Flying Stories, Jensen, Paul (Editor)
81 The Fireside Book of Flying Stories
Jensen, Paul (Editor)
New York Simon & Schuster 1952 First Hardcover Very Good+ Fair to Good Jacket 
Second Printing (stated) in dustjacket. Clean cloth boards with no bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front fly leaf. 464 pp. Dustjacket is not price clipped, but is a bit tattered with shallow edge chipping, tears at folds. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Short stories, fragments, vignettes, observations, essays, a novelette and a science fiction story--selected from the writings of the Age of Flight. Authors include: A. Conan Doyle; Edgar Allan Poe; John Dos Passos; Antoine De Saint-Exupery; Anne Morrow Lindbergh; James Thurber; Roald Dahl; James Michener, and more. 020013

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The Girl in the Mirror, Jordan, Elizabeth
82 The Girl in the Mirror
Jordan, Elizabeth
New York The Century Co. 1919 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Paul Meylan, Illustrator 
Very clean red cloth boards with beige and blue geometric decoration, beige lettering on cover. Very light wear at top & bottom of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright, clean edges, no names writing or bookplates. Very small shallow chip at top of title page. 297 pgs. 006107

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The Waves, Kang, Shin-Jae
83 The Waves
Kang, Shin-Jae
London /New York Kegan Paul International 1989 0710302819 / 9780710302816 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean glossy illustrated boards with blue lettering on cover and spine. Slightest hint of bumping to two corner tips. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 139 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A major Korean novel set in a rural fishing village -- published in English for the first time by Kegan Paul International. 018684

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Soldiers Three & Other Stories, Kipling, Rudyard
84 Soldiers Three & Other Stories
Kipling, Rudyard
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1920 Cameo Classics Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Cameo Classics Edition. Clean red cloth boards with raised ivory cameo on cover. Gold lettering on cover and spine. Fading to cloth on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers (tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper). Illustrated by Paul Chapman. Preface by the author. No date of publication, circa 1920. 242 pages. 027461

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Mustang Roundup, Laune, Paul
85 Mustang Roundup
Laune, Paul
Holt/Rinehart/Winston 1964 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Stated First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean yellow-gold boards with illustration of bucking horse on cover, brown lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Yellow endpapers, with brief previous owner inscription on front free endpaper; no other marks. 154 pgs. with index. Illustrated by the author. Illustrated dustjacket is price clipped at top corner of front inside flap, has slight wear at top spine edge, short closed edge tear at bottom edge of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book combines the history of the magnificent wild mustangs of the western U.S. with his own reminiscences of trail rides and roaming herds. 9" x 7". 016357

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To the Bone, Liebrandt, Paul and Andrew Freedman
86 To the Bone
Liebrandt, Paul and Andrew Freedman
New York Crown Publishing Group 2013 0770434169 / 9780770434168 First Hardback Fine FIne Jacket 
Clean gift-quality first edition, first printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Beautiful book, no fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean silver endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Fabulous food photography by Evan Sung. Foreword by Heston Blumenthal. 272 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027205

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87 Three Days
Longstreet, Stephen
New York Julian Messner 1947 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean blue boards with gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, rear blank free endpaper is missing. No names, writing or marks. 265 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has edge wear and small edge chips, is not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "A strangely fascinating view of Gettysburg, class of all American battles, and of the people, military and civilian, caught in the vortex of that climactic struggle in the Pennsylvania hills. The best tribute one can pay to this great novel is that it gives the reader a feeling of direct personal experience." - Paul Wellman 8vo. Historical Fiction. 010072

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American Vintage: The Rise of American Wine, Lukacs, Paul
88 American Vintage: The Rise of American Wine
Lukacs, Paul
Houghton Mifflin 2000 0395914787 / 9780395914786 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean orange boards with burgundy cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 370 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A well-researched and highly readable account of the history of wine in America, its introduction and vast improvement over the years, the dark days of prohibition, the defiant and persistent American growers who insisted that they could produce wines of the finest quality to compete with any in the world. 025884

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Inventing Wine, Lukacs, Paul
89 Inventing Wine
Lukacs, Paul
New York W. W. Nortons 2012 0393064522 / 9780393064520 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (first printing) with clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean ivory cloth boards with burgundy spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 350 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Paul Lukacs tells the enticing story of wine's transformation from a source of spiritual and bodily nourishment to a foodstuff valued for the wide array of pleasures it can provide. 025870

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The Great Wines of America: The Top Forty Vintners, Vineyards, and Vintages, Lukacs, Paul
90 The Great Wines of America: The Top Forty Vintners, Vineyards, and Vintages
Lukacs, Paul
New York W. W. Norton 2005 0393051382 / 9780393051384 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean dust jacket. Clean blue boards with burgundy spine, silver lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and maps. 447 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025882

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91 With the Admiral of the Ocean Sea: A Narrative of the First Voyage to the Western World
Mac Kie, Charles Paul
Chicago A.C. McClurg 1891 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
371 pgs. VG+ Clean dark blue cloth boards with white lettering and illustration of ship on cover. Spine has gold lettering and gold ship. Gilt top edges. Deckled page edges.Binding tight & square, no cracking, no lean. Ink stamp of Chicago book store on front free endpaper. Beautiful page decorations at start of each chapter. Pages are clean. A little wear at corners, and at top and bottom edges of spine. A clean, solid book. 003166

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The Library of South Africa (Four Books in One Volume), Mackenzie, Professor W. Douglas
92 The Library of South Africa (Four Books in One Volume)
Mackenzie, Professor W. Douglas
Chicago/London Douglas Mackenzie/Alfred Stead 1899 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket 
Clean unfaded green cloth boards with oval paste-on illustration on cover (unchipped), gilt and black lettering and decoration. Hint of light corner wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (1903) in very light pencil on front free endpaper. Liberally illustrated throughout with black & white photographs of South Africa and portraits of important people of the time. 700 pgs. Four subject areas include: "Pictoral History of South Africa"; "Life of Paul Kruger"; "Life of Cecil Rhodes"; "British-Boer War". Original pamphlet from the publishers entitled "Read and Reflect" about the publication of this book is still enclosed. Large 8vo. 007739

Price: 65.00 USD
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Isadora Duncan, Magriel, Paul (Editor)
93 Isadora Duncan
Magriel, Paul (Editor)
New York Henry Holt 1947 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean orange/brown cloth boards with yellow lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. 85 pgs. illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket has very slight edge wear, price clip to front inside corner flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 013574

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Out of Doors: A Guide to Nature, Mann, Paul B. And George T. Hastings
94 Out of Doors: A Guide to Nature
Mann, Paul B. And George T. Hastings
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1932 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Clean dark green cloth boards with stamped illustration (large tree) and lettering on cover, silver lettering on spine. Slight hint of wear, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. INSCRIBED to his friends and SIGNED by author Paul B. Mann on front free endpaper. Previous owner name at top of front free endpaper. 448 pgs. with index. Illustrated with many photographs and detailed drawings. 8vo. Nature. 010421

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Thomas Mann: Letters to Paul Amann 1915-1952, Mann, Thomas (Edited by Herbert Wegener; Translated by Richard & Clara Winston)
95 Thomas Mann: Letters to Paul Amann 1915-1952
Mann, Thomas (Edited by Herbert Wegener; Translated by Richard & Clara Winston)
Middletown, CT Wesleyan University Press 1960 First Hardcover Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
First Edition (stated) in unclipped original jacket. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean yellow endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 190 pp. with index. Clean dustjacket with very slight browning to spine and a few light rubs on spine, no chips; tiny bit of wear to two corner tips and top spine edge. Not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020378

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Enemy: A Biography of Wyndham Lewis, Meyers, Jeffrey
96 The Enemy: A Biography of Wyndham Lewis
Meyers, Jeffrey
Routledge & Kegan Paul 1982 0710093519 / 9780710093516 Reprint Paperback Very Good+ 
Clean large trade paperback. No chipping or creasing. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and unmarked. 391 pages with index. Wyndham Lewis was a vigorous and versatile painter, novelist, critic, editor, poet, philosopher and traveller. He was also an intimate friend of Augustus John, Ford Madox Ford, James Joyce, Ezra Pound and T. S. Eliot, who called Lewis "the most fascinating personality of our time." 025633

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The Kid Who Beat the Dodgers, Miers, Earl Schenck
97 The Kid Who Beat the Dodgers
Miers, Earl Schenck
Cleveland / New York World Publishing Company 1954 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Paul Galdone, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean brown cloth-covered boards with reddish-brown illustration on cover, reddish brown title box with gold lettering on spine. No fading, fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings by Paul Galdone. 191 pages. Bright illustrated dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has very small chip at one corner, slight edge wear at top and bottom spine edges (but not chipped). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Here is the right book for every young person whose heart lifts at the crack of a baseball bat or the sight of a football spiraling in the air. Anyone who likes athletics will find a rich and varied selection in these twelve stories, covering baseball, track, golf, football, swimming, skiing, bronco-busting, basketball, sailing, tennis, and polo! Action, adventure and laughter packed into twelve rousing stories about sports. By the author of "Monkey Shines" and "Touchdown Trouble". 027808

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Four Famous Greek Plays, Miscellaneous
98 Four Famous Greek Plays
Miscellaneous
New York Modern Library 1929 early printing Hardcover Very Good+ good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 158 in original jacket. Toledano binding no. 7. Clean green balloon cloth boards with gold torchrunner logo on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, very tiny spot of wear to lower front corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 285 pp. Edited, with an Introduction by Paul Landis. Dustjacket is not price clipped (95 cents a copy on front inside flap), clean, several very shallow edge chips, short closed tears, 2" closed tear along front flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020463

Price: 16.00 USD
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Winning Your Spurs, Moore, Elaine T.
99 Winning Your Spurs
Moore, Elaine T.
New York Bramhall House 1954 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Paul Brown, Illustrator 
Later printing in original dust jacket (illustrations in book and on jacket by Paul Brown). Very clean yellow cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. illustrated with drawings by legendary Paul Brown. 124 pages with index. Approx. size is 9" x 11". Clean dust jacket has a few edge nicks and short closed edge tears - nice photo of author going over a fence with a jumper on rear panel - enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025222

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Ant Men, North, Eric
100 The Ant Men
North, Eric
John C. Winston Company 1955 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Alex Schomburg, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition in clean bright original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with beautifully illustrated endpapers (by Alex Schomburg). Small very neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. No other marks. 216 pages. Jacket designed by Paul Blaisdell is clean and bright, not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), no fading, no chipping, one long closed tear along rear flap fold (5"). Twenty-six science fiction books listed on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Beautiful example from the Winston science fiction novel series for young people. 025803

Price: 175.00 USD
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