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The Watergate Cookbook (or, Who's in the Soup?)

By The Committee to Write the Cookbook; Barbara Madsen, Lolly McDonnell, Jim Mitchell, Frowis Roewer, Nancy Sheldrup, Jodie Schemmel, Franz Schemmel; Madeleine Maxwell (illustrator)

Cambridge, Massachusetts: The New Lone Star Press, 1973. First edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavo 8 1/2" tall, 96 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, neat original soft cover with light shelf wear, light exterior yellowing; binding solid, paper creamwhite

$9.50

Rog's Gallery

By Roger Jones

Somerville, Massachusetts: Self Publsihed, 1978. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, pamphlet, 12 pages, black and white illustration, (most originally done for 'The Real Paper' a tabloid in Cambridge, MA. In very good condition over all with light shelf wear and soiling, binding tight.

$7.50

Reflections of the Revolution in France and on the proceedings of certain societies in London, relative to that event (Dove's English Classics)

By Right Honourable Edmund Burke

London, England: J. F. Dove, c. 1825. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. Circa 1825, but no date given24mo, 5 1/4" tall, engraved frontispiece and second title page + 294 pages, marbled endpapers; gilt spine titles on three-quarter leather over marbled boards. A very good minus, generally clean, sturdy hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear, significant rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with light foxing to the flyleaves and fore-edges, with the previous owner's name plate on the front endpaper and name penned on the front flyleaf. With bookbinder's stamp on front endpaper from 'Lynn'

$19.00

Just Like Heaven: Mutts
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Just Like Heaven: Mutts

By Patrick McDonnell

Boston, Massachusetts: Little Brown & Co., 2006. First printing. Hardcover--illustrated boards.. Near fine/near fine. Oblong octavo, 7" x 8" tall, unpaginated (approx. 42 pages), illustrated boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, slightly soiuled dust jacket with original price present.

$8.50

Such Nonsense! an anthology

By Carolyn Wells,

New York, New York: George H. Doran, 1918. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 249 pages, intertextual illustration and plates, gilt titles on decorative blue cloth. A very good original hard cover with minor edge wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with light foxing to the endpapers and fore-edges. Without dust jacket.

$12.50

The Military Adventures of Johnny Newcome; with an account of his campaign on the peninsula and in Pall Mall and Notes; by 'An Officer.' (a new edition)

By 'An Officer' (David Roberts) ; Illustrated by T. Rowlandson

London, England: Methuen & Company , 1904. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. "This issue is founded on the original edition printed for Patrick Martin in the year 1816." Story told in verse. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 247 pages plus 15 color illustrated plates) by Rowlandso; red cloth, paper spine titles. A good, clean, hardcover edition over all with fraying to the cloth at both ends of the backstrip which has been glued, and a glued tear to the cloth at the thinge, as well as the remains of a postage stamp adhered to the back cloth; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed, BUT light foxing throughout (color plates clean and bright).

$9.50

I Need All the Friends I Can Get

By Charles M. Schulz

San Francisco, California: Determined Productions, 1964. First edition thus. Decorative Boards. Very good. Small octavo, 5 3/4" tall, 64 pages (black and yellow throughout), black and yellow boards. A very good clean, neat hard cover over all, with light shelf wear and rubbi9ng at the corner edges; hinges and binding tight. In a very good moderately worn dust jacket with some chipping at the fold edges

$7.50

A Tale of Two Prophecies ; shewing the sweet uses of letters, translated from the British by Bernard Guilbert Guerney, Man-of-all lit'ry work, and embellish'd with two engravings and a moral.

By Bernard Guilbert Guerney; John Dusenberry Balbach, Nicky Morello

New York, New York: Privately Printed, 1937. First edition thus. Decorative Boards. Good. Limited edition, #106 of 302 copies. Signed by Guerney on the front limitation page and by Balbach and Morello on the rear colophon, quarto, 9 1/4" tall, unpaginated (16 pages), with extra cover title label laid in, decorative covers with green spine cloth. A good copy over all, covers worn with chipping at the fore-corner tips, spine cloth frayed; interior clean but wire binding loosened against cheap paper stock, paper yellowed and fragile, with some pages edge torn. This is a handmade affair and the cover has been decorated with an original comic strip (Gasoline Alley). Guernet was a famous translator of Russian Literature

$25.00

Leedle Yawcob Strauss, and Other Poems

By Charles F. Adams

London, England: George Routledge and Sons, n.d.. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Good/Without Dustjacket. 16mo, 6 2/3" tall, 119 pages, illustrated cloth (paper illustration applied to cloth). A good, original hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing, light exterior soiling, spine cloth chipped; binding shaken, spine canted.

$35.00

The Situation is Hopeless

By Ronald Searle (written and illustrated)

New York, New York: Viking Press, 1966. First printing. Pictorial Hard Cover. Near fine/very good. Oblong quarto, 8 7/8" tall, unpaginated (approx. 32 pages), illustrated boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with with the original price clipped.

$7.50

Time Will Darken It / The Chateau / So Long, See You Tomorrow [three titles combined in one volume]

By William Maxwell

New York, New York: Quality Paperback Book Club, 1992. Reprint. Original Wraps. Near fine. Titles originally published in 1948, 1961, and 1980, reissued in one volume. Octavo, 8" tall, 368 + 402 + 135 pages, still illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper cream white.

$9.50

Samantha at Saratoga, or, "Flirtin' with Fashion"

By "Josiah Allen's Wife" (Marietta Holley); illustrated by Frederick Opper

New York, New York: Hubbard Brothers, 1887. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Very Good -. Octavo, 8 1/3" tall, 569 pages, decrative endpapers, gilt titles, decorative green cloth. A very good minus original hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, light exterior soiling, top and bottom edges of the back strip cloth have started to fade, hinges and binding sturdy, paper moderately yellowed with occasional foxing. Lacking dust jacket.

$12.50

Samantha at Coney Island and a Thousand other Islands

By "Josiah Allen's Wife" (Marietta Holley)

New York, New York: Christian Herald, 1911. Reprint. Decorative Cloth. Good +. Originally published in 1890. Octavo, 8" tall, 349 pages, black titles, decorative tan cloth. A good plus, hard cover edition with general shelf wear and rubbing at all corners, exterior cloth shows foxing at the spine and edges; edges of the back strip cloth have started to fray, hinges and binding sturdy, paper yellowed with foxing to the fore-edges and endpapers. Lacking dust jacket.

$7.50

Samantha Among the Brethren.

By "Josiah Allen's Wife" (Marietta Holley)

New York, New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1892. Reprint. Decorative Cloth. Good. Sold as a reading copy only. Originally published in 1890. Octavo, 8" tall, 437 pages, gilt and black titles, decorative red cloth. A good, hard cover edition with general shelf wear and rubbing at all corners, top and bottom edges of the back strip cloth have started to fray, fore-corner tips through to cloth hinges cracked but secure, internal binding sturdy, paper yellowed. Lacking dust jacket.

$7.50

The Girl Proposition: a bunch of he and she fables

By George Ade; illustrated by John T. McCutcheon, et al.

New York, New York: R. H. Russell, 1902. First printing. Decorative Cloth. Good. Duodecimo, 6 3/4" tall, 192 pages, tipped on title plate and illustration, decorative tan cloth. A good, sturdy hard cover reading copy with moderate shelf wear and rubbing and exterior soiling, spine cloth fraying at top and bottom edges, fore-corners rubbed; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, with a few scattered readers marks and some light scattered foxing. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Nonsense Novels

By Stephen Leacock

Garden City, New York: Garden City/Doubleday , 1923. Early Reprint. Hardcover--cloth. Good +. Octavo, 7 1/4" tall, 229 pages, black cloth. A good, sturdy hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear and rubbing to the corneredges; hinges and binding solid paper lightly yellowed with a previous owner's name on the half-title. Lacking dust jacket.

$7.50

Mike and Psmith
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Mike and Psmith

By P.G. Wodehouse,

London, England: Penguin Books, 1990. Reprint. Paperback. Near Fine. Duodecimo, 7 3/4" tall, 190 pages, illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat, soft cover edition with light shelf wear, binding tight, with minor slight yellowing to the text paper

$6.50

The Peanuts Cook Book [Cookbook]

By Charles Schulz ; recipes by June Dutton

New York, New York: United Features Syndicate, 1969. First edition thus. Hardcover--illustraed boards. Very Good/. 24mo, 5 3/4" tall, 92 pages, illustrated boards; b&w illustrations on two color pages. A very good, clean, neat hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing; hinges and binding solid, corners rubbed. Without dust jacket. Still a very nice and useful copy.

$12.50

A LITTLE BOOK OF NONSENSE

By Eugene Field,

Boston, Massachusetts: Mutual Book Co. / Alfred Bartlett, 1901. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Duodecimo, 7" tall, 28 pages, green decorated cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear and light soiling, hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed.

$19.00

Pine Tree Ballads: Rhymed Stories of Unplaned Human Natur' Up in Maine

By Holman F. Day

Boston, Massachusetts: Small, Maynard and Company, 1902. First printing. Decorative Cloth. Good +. Duodecimo, 7 1/4" tall, xiii + 256 pages, gilt titles and top fore-edge, decorative green cloth; b&w photographs. A good+, clean hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at the fore-tips; gilt title and decoration on front panel bright; hinges and binding solid, paper clean and lightly yellowed, BUT with the front endpaper removed. A very nice reading copy.

$25.00

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