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The Golden Dog (Le Chien d'Or) - A Romance of the Days of Louis Quinze in Quebec, Kirby, William
81 The Golden Dog (Le Chien d'Or) - A Romance of the Days of Louis Quinze in Quebec
Kirby, William
The Montreal News Co., Ltd. 1897 Authorized Edition Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Clean decorated American trade binding. Green cloth boards with gold decoration, red lettering and line border on cover, red lettering on spine. Later edition, authorized by the author. A few faint surface rubs from silverfish, light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers (neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper). Eight full page black and white illustrations. 624 pages. 027620

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The Golden Dog - A Romance of Old Quebec, Kirby, William
82 The Golden Dog - A Romance of Old Quebec
Kirby, William
Toronto The Musson Book Company, Ltd. 1925 Later Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean hardcover book in unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with stamped gold lettering and small gold design on cover and spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers; previous owner name neatly penned on back side of frontispiece illustration. Illustrated by C. W. Jefferys. 580 pages. Clean illustrated dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), has some edge/corner wear wear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story begins in 1748 when Canada was still French. The scene is laid in the historic city of Quebec, and it pictures with all the glowing romance of the 18th century the life, the haunts, the secrets of that high-built wonder city in a thrilling story of the days of New France. First published in 1877, The Golden Dog led the way in Canadian historical romance and opened the eyes of later Canadian novelists to the wealth of material that lay in the unknown and almost forgotten Canadian past. 027396

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Cappy Ricks Retires, Kyne, Peter B.
83 Cappy Ricks Retires
Kyne, Peter B.
New York Cosmopolitan 1922 First Hardcover Very Good Good+ Jacket T. D. Skidmore, Illustrator 
First Edition in original jacket. Green ribbed cloth boards with gold lettering and line border on cover, gold lettering on spine (slight dimming to gold, no chipping). No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Four illustrations by T. D. Skidmore. Brief previous owner inscription dated Xmas 1922 on front free endpaper. 442 pages. Illustrated jacket has chip at top spine edge, short closed edge tears and slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Character Cappy Ricks does his level best to retire from business, but Romance -- of the sea, of business, of full-blooded adventure--keeps calling back into harness, and he comes back stronger than ever. 022592

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Never the Twain Shall Meet, Kyne, Peter B.
84 Never the Twain Shall Meet
Kyne, Peter B.
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1923 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Dean Cornwell, Illustrator 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in original dust jacket. Clean green ribbed cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Very small previous owner return address label at top edge of front free endpaper. Frontispiece illustration in black and white by Dean Cornwell. 375 pages. Illustrated dust jacket is clean, slightly age-toned, with corner chips and short closed edge tears. A young shipping merchant finds himself in a romantic struggle between two women, a beautiful half-caste South Sea island queen and a more conventional female friend. A romance of California and the South Seas. 027395

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The Way We Were, Laurents, Arthur
85 The Way We Were
Laurents, Arthur
New York Harper & Row 1972 06-013551-4 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Very clean dark blue cloth boards with clean white cloth spine, red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 264 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, one tiny closed edge tear at top spine edge. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A wise and tender novel is the story of a couple's love and marriage, made into an Oscar winning movie (1973) starring Barbra Streisand and Robert Redford. 018120

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The Way We Were, Laurents, Arthur
86 The Way We Were
Laurents, Arthur
New York Harper & Row 1972 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page in original unclipped jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with white cloth spine, red lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 264 pp. Clean jacket has vertical crease to front panel toward left edge, 1" closed edge tear, slight fading to spine. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019827

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Wolverine: A Romance of Early Michigan, Lawrence, Albert L.
87 The Wolverine: A Romance of Early Michigan
Lawrence, Albert L.
Boston Little Brown 1907 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Beige ribbed cloth boards with green lettering and decoration on cover, green lettering on spine. Quite clean, just a few very tiny faint spots. No fraying, very light surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, no foxing. Frontis illustration. No names, writing or marks. 337 pgs. 8vo. Fiction. 011919

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Galusha the Magnificent, Lincoln, Joseph C.
88 Galusha the Magnificent
Lincoln, Joseph C.
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1921 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean unfaded green cloth boards with black stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slightly tanned), with clean blue top-stained page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 407 pgs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is unchipped, short closed edge tears and very slight wear at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. His folks wanted him to be a banker but fate stepped in and made him an Egyptologist--a queer absent-minded professor who suddenly dropped into a village one wet night and found shelter in the home of a spinster. In no time, nearly everybody in the village found his destiny tied up in the hands of this timid, helpless, lovable little man. Good plot, a little mystery, romance and lots of humor. Approx 8" x 5". Fiction. 017268

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Stella Maris, Locke, William J.
89 Stella Maris
Locke, William J.
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1913 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Frank Wiles, Illustrator 
Clean unfaded orange-brown cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. Very light surface wear to corners, no bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names or bookplates. 357 pgs. Illustrations by Frank Wiles. Clean color illustrated dustjacket has tiny edge chips and short closed edge tears, one longer closed tear on back panel (under 3") extending straight upward from base of panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 5-1/2" x 8". Fiction. 017119

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Afternoon of an Autocrat, Lofts, Norah
90 Afternoon of an Autocrat
Lofts, Norah
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1956 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean original dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; tiny previous owner name at top edge of front fixed endpaper beneath dustjacket flap. 320 pages. Clean illustrated jacket is unchipped, small corner price clip at upper corner of front inside flap, lovely photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An intriguing novel which spans three worlds -- from India and its splendid palaces to England and its stately country manors to pre-Christian Britain and its forbidden temples of devil worship. 022164

Price: 22.00 USD
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91 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

Price: 10.00 USD
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Passionate Love Letters: An Anthology of Desire, Lovric, Michelle
92 Passionate Love Letters: An Anthology of Desire
Lovric, Michelle
New York Shooting Star Press, Inc. 1996 1-57335-534-8 / 9781573355346 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in dust jacket. Deep rose cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Lovely marbled endpapers, many unique attachments and fold-out letters, wax seals, etc. Every page is beautifully illustrated. Correspondence between famous lovers throughout history. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 9-1/2 x 9". 008560

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Three Students, MacFall, Haldane
93 The Three Students
MacFall, Haldane
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1926 Hardcover Fine Good+ Jacket 
Very clean decorated American trade binding in original dust jacket. Black cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration on cover and spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated endpapers. No previous owner markings. Both title and copyright page show year 1926 - no statement of printing. 351 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has a few tiny edge chips, closed tear at center above title, small cello tape reinforcement at bottom rear corner. Very light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A tale of Eleventh Century Persia - one of the best of all Oriental novels. Based on the historic lives of three men, it begins with their student days. In a realistic romance of medieval Persia, the author gives us the biographies of three unique characters as well as a new interpretation of Omar Khayyam's poetry. 026304

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Best Man, MacGrath
94 The Best Man
MacGrath
Indianapolis, Indiana Bobbs Merrill 1907 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Wille Grefe, Franklin Booth, illustrators 
First Edition, First Printing (with "October" below copyright date). Decorated American trade binding - ribbed green cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration and stamped gold lettering, clean oval paste-on illustration (unworn). No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Tiny small white spot to rear board. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with lovely illustrations by Will Grefe, including frontispiece with clean tissue guard. No names, writing or marks. Page decorations by Franklin Booth. 207 pages. 026904

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Best Man, MacGrath, Harold
95 The Best Man
MacGrath, Harold
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill 1907 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Will Grefe; Franklin Booth 
First Edition, First Printing (with "October" below copyright date). Clean decorated binding - ribbed green cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration and stamped gold lettering surrounding lovely oval paste-on illustration (unchipped). No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, Gorgeous illustrations by Will Grefe, including frontispiece with clean tissue guard. Page decorations by Franklin Booth. 207 pages. 024849

Price: 25.00 USD
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Sweethearts Always: Poems of Love, Madison, Janet (editor)
96 Sweethearts Always: Poems of Love
Madison, Janet (editor)
Chicago Reilly & Britton 1907 Fifth Edition Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Fred S. Manning, Illustrator 
Pretty decorated binding with lovely illustrations. Clean orange cloth boards with clean oval paste-on illustration, decorative border stamped in cream; gold lettering and decoration on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, pages are clean. All pages are decorated, including endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Top page edges are gilt. Illustrated with pastel drawings by Fred S. Manning. 210 pages with index to first lines. Beautiful and romantic poems by fine writers, including Byron, Whittier, Wordsworth, Tennyson, Shelley, Swineburn, Coleridge, Elizabeth Barrett Browning and many more. 027482

Price: 22.00 USD
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The Romance of Archaeology, Magoffin, R. V. D. and Emily C. Davis
97 The Romance of Archaeology
Magoffin, R. V. D. and Emily C. Davis
Garden City Garden City Publishing 1929 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
348 pgs. VG Large beige cloth book with gilt decoration on cover and spine. BInding tight & square. No names or writing inside. Many black & white photographs of archaeological discoveries in many different areas of the world.Archaeology. 002818

Price: 10.00 USD
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98 Secret Love Affairs
Mandel, Morris
Middle Village, NY Jonathan David Publishers, Inc. 1975 0-8246-0201-3 / 9780824602017 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean red boards with faux leather texture, gold stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 227 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, mere hint of wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The clandestine love affairs of famous people -- statesmen, authors, artists, kings and queens. 8vo. Biography. 011306

Price: 12.00 USD
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Shepherds of the Wild, Marshall, Edison
99 Shepherds of the Wild
Marshall, Edison
New York A. L. Burt 1922 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Fair Jacket 
A. L. Burt edition, clean decorated American trade binding. Blue cloth boards with black and gold decoration on cover and spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. Very slight surface wear to corners, edges; no fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Frontispiece illustration in black and white. 300 pages. Tattered dust jacket is clean, has large pieces missing from spine, separated at front spine fold, nearly separated at front flap fold, edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story of the struggle between cattlemen and sheep raisers, a story that includes romance and murder. 026765

Price: 15.00 USD
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100 Jane Hadden
Marshall, Rosamond
New York Prentice Hall 1952 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square. Tasteful bookplate on front fixed endpaper, previous owner name at top edge of front fixed endpaper. 278 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket (jacket art by Ed Kuser) is not price clipped, unchipped, with very slight wear at lower spine corner, small closed tear at rear spine corner (1/4"). Author's portrait on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Romance. 009494

Price: 10.00 USD
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