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The Husband Who Ran Away, Dolson, Hildegarde
81 The Husband Who Ran Away
Dolson, Hildegarde
New York Random House 1948 First Hardcover Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (stated "First Printing" on copyright page.) Clean beige cloth boards with blue title box, gold lettering on spine, small gold stamped lettering on cover. Several small bumps to top front board edge, very small closed tear at top spine corner. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 342 pgs. Unfaded color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), has slight wear and very shallow edge and corner chipping at top and bottom of spine. Jacket illustration by Albert Jousset. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A husband runs away from his wife and her mother and he is on the loose in New York City in this breezy and humorous adventure by the author of "We Shook the Family Tree." 017897

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A Northern Light, Donnelly, Jennifer
82 A Northern Light
Donnelly, Jennifer
New York Harcourt 2003 0152167056 / 9780152167059 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition (and first printing, with full number line), SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean beige boards with green spine, metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: For Tony & Laurie, with all best wishes! - Jennifer Donnelly." 389 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Set in 1906 against the backdrop of the murder that inspired Theodore Dreiser's "An American Tragedy", this coming-of-age novel effortlessly weaves romance, history, and a murder mystery into something moving, real, and wholly original. Author's debut novel. 027497

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Match for a Murderer (Midnight novel of suspense), Dorothy Dunnett
83 Match for a Murderer (Midnight novel of suspense)
Dorothy Dunnett
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1971 0395123437 / 9780395123430 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Very clean black boards with gray cloth spine, black and red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean gray endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 306 pages. Dustjacket is not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), no chips, hint of edge wear, hint of very light soiling to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Delightfully scary tale unfolding in the Bahamas, New York and Miami. 021455

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The Race for the Triple Crown: Horses, High Stakes & Eternal Hope, Drape, Joe
84 The Race for the Triple Crown: Horses, High Stakes & Eternal Hope
Drape, Joe
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2001 0-87113-785-2 / 9780871137852 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean original dust jacket. Clean black boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 261 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Award-winning New York Times sportswriter Joe Drape sweeps the reader into the rush of the horse-racing season, giving a step-by-step look at the Triple Crown races and a no-holds-barred view of the sport's most illustrious participants. 015608

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Furlough from Heaven, Dreifuss, Jerome
85 Furlough from Heaven
Dreifuss, Jerome
New York Crown Publishers 1946 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean illustrated dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with brown lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 254 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, unclipped, has a few very tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story about Leonardo da Vinci coming back to earth and paying a visit to New York City on a Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in June of 1941. It is about the little girl names Muggins who found Leonardo, and gave him the guidance and counsel he needed. She needed him, too, more than she could know, and Leonardo unravelled the amazing tangle of trouble she had wrapped around herself. 027565

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86 The Quarry
Duerrenmatt, Friedrich
Greenwich, CT New York Graphic Society 1962 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with silver illustration on cover, 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 bookplates. 162 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Collectible quality book and dustjacket. 8vo. Fiction. 010459

Price: 30.00 USD
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West of the Dateline, Duffus, R. L.
87 West of the Dateline
Duffus, R. L.
New York W. W. Norton 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean green boards with blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 191 pgs. Clean dustjacket is corner clipped on front flap but price is still present; no chipping, one tiny closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Retired from his post as editorial writer on the New York Times, the author and his wife set off on a Pacific journey, visiting the Hawaiian Islands, Japan, Hong Kong, Manila, Samboanga, Port Moresby, Australia, and New Zealand. "In his characteristic style, Mr. Duffus writes with wit, enthusiasm, an insight about their companions, the people they met and fondly remember, the charm and surprise of new places and different societies." 8vo. Adventure. 012037

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Skyscrapers, Dupre, Judith
88 Skyscrapers
Dupre, Judith
New York Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 2001 1579121535 / 9781579121532 First Paperback Fine 
First Edition, First Printing, with full letter line on copyright page. Very clean softcover book with French flaps. No creasing, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean; no names, writing or marks. A history of the world's most famous and important skyscrapers, including the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, with beautiful photographs in unusual tall 15" format (15" x 6.25"). 100 tallest buildings in the world with specifications listed in rear of book, with suggested further reading, photography sources. 020215

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89 Embraced by the Light
Eadie, Betty J.
Everett, Washington, U.S.A. Gold Leaf Press 1992 1-882723-00-7 / 9781882723003 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean white boards with dark blue cloth spine, gold lettering. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks.s 147 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new mylar cover. "The most profound and complete near-death experience ever" -- with a forword by the New York Times bestselling author, Melvin Morse, M.D. 8vo. Inspirational. 009992

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The Fifth Avenue Hospital Clinics: First Series, Based on the Material from the Semi-Monthly Staff Meetings, Editorial Board (Joseph Fobes; D. S. D. Jessup, Milton J. Raisbeck; Charles Tenney)
90 The Fifth Avenue Hospital Clinics: First Series, Based on the Material from the Semi-Monthly Staff Meetings
Editorial Board (Joseph Fobes; D. S. D. Jessup, Milton J. Raisbeck; Charles Tenney)
New York Paul B. Hoeber, Inc. 1927 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean burgundy ribbed cloth boards with gold lettering on spine (somewhat dimmed), blind-stamped insignia on front and rear board. Very light corner wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names or bookplates. Frontis photograph "Entrance view of Fifth Avenue Hospital". Well illustrated throughout with photographs and charts. 336 pgs. with index. 8vo. Non-fiction. 006260

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Mostly Canallers, Edmonds, Walter D.
91 Mostly Canallers
Edmonds, Walter D.
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1934 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean orange cloth boards with blue woodcut illustration on cover and spine, blue lettering. No fading, fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with woodcut on front and rear free endpaper by Norman Kent. Very tiny previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 467 pages. Dust jacket with illustration by Francis C. Kensley has slight edge wear and very light soiling, 1" closed edge tear at front spine fold, very shallow chipping at spine ends (approx. 1/8"). Not price clipped. Wonderful photo and bio of author on rear planel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Scarce in a dust jacket. Twenty-four stories of life on and along the Erie Canal by master storyteller Walter D. Edmonds, author of "Rome Haul" and "The Big Barn." 027369

Price: 85.00 USD
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The Big Barn, Edmonds, Walter D.
92 The Big Barn
Edmonds, Walter D.
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1930 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped original jacket. Clean, unfaded black cloth boards with bright orange lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 333 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unclipped (2.00 on front inside flap), has small chip (1/4" depth) at bottom rear spine corner, slight chipping at top spine corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The scene of this novel is the canal valleys of New York in the mid-1800's. The story is of a strong and powerful man who brought the Erie Canal within reach of his farms, held a stag captive in his back yard, and built the biggest barn ever seen in the East. As the big barn is built, so is the family undermined by the hostility of two brothers loving the same woman, and the passion which threatens their home. 023235

Price: 95.00 USD
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Fifty Hikes in Central New York - Hikes and Backpacking Trips from the Western Adirondacks to the Finger Lakes, Ehling, William
93 Fifty Hikes in Central New York - Hikes and Backpacking Trips from the Western Adirondacks to the Finger Lakes
Ehling, William
Woodstock, Vermont Backcountry Publications 1998 0881503290 / 9780881503296 Second edition Paperback Fine 
Clean bright trade paperback. No creasing, chipping or curling. All pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 239 pages. 50 hikes, illustrated with maps and with photographs by the author. 027741

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Canoeing Central New York, Ehling, William P.
94 Canoeing Central New York
Ehling, William P.
Woodstock, Vermont Backcountry Publications 1982 0942440013 / 9780942440010 Paperback Near Fine 
Clean, solid softcover book. Size approx. 7-1/2" x 9". Clean illustrated cover with red and white lettering on both cover and spine. No creasing, chipping or curling. Binding is tight, pages are clean. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs, maps. Well laid out descriptions of put-in and take-out, obstacles and distances, water conditions. 171 pages with glossary. 027686

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95 The Upper Mohawk Country: An Illustrated History of Greater Utica
Ellis, David M.
Woodland Hills, CA Windsor Publications 1982 0-89781-054-6 / 9780897810548 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Beautifully illustrated in color and black & white. 214 pgs. + bibliography, chronology and index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1-1/2" closed tear at rear flap fold, touch of corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Folio. Upstate New York. 006876

Price: 30.00 USD
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Papa Was Positive, Estey, Emily
96 Papa Was Positive
Estey, Emily
Sherburne, NY Heritage Press 1966 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition in unclipped jacket, SIGNED by the author. Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers. Inscribed and signed on the half-title page by the author: "Best wishes to Aunt Ethel - Emily Estey - 1966." Line drawings by Hilda Faulkner. 160 pages. Dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, a few faint spots of light soiling. Author's photo and short bio on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's story of growing up in the countryside of Onondaga County, New York - includes tales of Maple sugaring, planting, one room school houses, homemade ice cream, horses, picnics, making hay and all that is good about country life. 022704

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A boy's will--a man's way, Fendrick, Louis R
97 A boy's will--a man's way
Fendrick, Louis R
New York Vantage Press 1978 0533032288 / 9780533032280 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no previous owner markings. Inscribed and signed by the author on half-title page: " To Dr. Mitchell - Not only our doctor, but a true friend, as well! - Louis R. Fendrick." 137 pp. Clean jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019791

Price: 20.00 USD
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City Riders - A Story of Riding and Friendship, Fineberg, Roberta
98 City Riders - A Story of Riding and Friendship
Fineberg, Roberta
New York Howell Book House 1997 0-87605-728-8 / 9780876057285 First Hardbound Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
99 pgs. Nr Fine in Nr Fine DJ - new mylar cover Very clean, crisp book with no names or writing inside. Clean bright dustjacket, unchipped, not price clipped. 7-3/4" x 9-1/2". Horses. 002300

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Normalian - 1932 (Volume XII), Foote, Clara F. (Editor)
99 The Normalian - 1932 (Volume XII)
Foote, Clara F. (Editor)
Geneseo, NY Senior Class - State Normal School 1932 First Hardcover Very Good 
College Yearbook for the year 1932 for the State Normal School, Geneseo, NY (Now State University of New York College at Geneseo). Beige cloth boards with burgundy leather spine, unchipped paste-on paper title label on cover. Tiny spots of wear to spine corners, very slight warping to boards. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages are clean (many autographs of class members). Previous owner name neatly penned at base of front fixed endpaper. 145 pages + two pages for autographs (with autographs). Many photographs, plus lovely color printed decorative pages at the start of each new section. Alumni Bulletin (May, 1946) from Geneseo State Teachers College also enclosed. 021009

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The Literary Shop and Other Tales, Ford, James L.
100 The Literary Shop and Other Tales
Ford, James L.
New York Geo. H. Richmond & Co. 1894 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Green cloth boards with paper label on spine. Small spot of fraying at base of spine, slightest hint of light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Paper spine label has tiny bit of edge chipping, light rubbing - clearly legible. Pages and edges are clean - old pencil inscription on front free endpaper. 298 pp. 020773

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