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THE RIVER PIRATES by  Manly Wade Wellman - Hardcover - 1963 - from William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB (SKU: WRCLIT83140)

THE RIVER PIRATES

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THE RIVER PIRATES

by Wellman, Manly Wade

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New York: Ives Washburn, 1963. Cloth. Hint of negligible tanning to endsheets, otherwise fine in very near fine dust jacket with $3.25 price intact. First edition of this historical fiction for younger readers by the accomplished pulp fantasist and miscellaneous writer. A good association copy inscribed by the author to his friend, colleague and future editor and publisher, genre author Karl Edward Wagner: "Karl Edward Wagner His gift booke [sic]- Be diligent & studie [sic] Knowledge is Power - from the old captain Manly." Wagner published Wellman's WORSE THINGS WAITING (Carcosa Press, 1973) and LONELY VIGILS (Carcosa Press, 1981), and edited some of his posthumous publications from other publishers.

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Bookseller
William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
WRCLIT83140
Title
THE RIVER PIRATES
Author
Wellman, Manly Wade
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Ives Washburn
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1963

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About William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

Since 1975, William Reese Company has served a large international clientele of collectors and private and public institutions in the acquisition of rare books and manuscripts and in collection development.

With a catalogued inventory of over thirty thousand items, and a general inventory of over sixty-five thousand items, we are among the leading specialists in the fields of Americana and world travel, and maintain a large and eclectic inventory of literary first editions and antiquarian books of the 18th through 20th centuries.

We issue frequent, and substantial, catalogues in our fields of specialization.

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inscribed
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jacket
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fine
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Cloth
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Association copy
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First Edition
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