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FAMOUS PLANES AND FAMOUS FLIGHTS

by JOHN WINSLOW

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1940
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NEW YORK: THE PLATT & MUNK CO. INC., 1940 NICE LOOKING BOOK, RED COVER, COVER IN LIGHT BLUE, ORANGE, YELLOW, BROWN, DARK BLUE PRINT. CLEAN AND TIGHT INSIDE, BEAUTIFUL ARTWORK, THICK PAGES, LARGER PRINT. Detail on the different planes and flights. FOR THE LOVER OF PLANES, FLIGHTS AND HISTORY. ANTIQUE BOOKS DEN, WHERE INTERESTING BOOKS LIVE.
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WILD ANIMALS I HAVE KNOWN AND 200 DRAWINGS

by ERNEST SETON THOMPSON

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1901
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NEW YORK CITY: Charles Scribners Sons, 1901 LIGHT BROWN COVER, GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE, DARK BROWN DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE WITH ANIMALS AND TRACKS. FORMER OWNERS NAME INSIDE FRONT, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT, TERRIFIC ARTWORK. THE PERSONAL HISTORIES OF LOBO, SILVERSPOT, RAGGYLUG, BINGO, THE SPRINGFIELD FOX, THE PACING MUSTANG, WULLY AND REDRUFF. VERY EDUCATIONAL AND ENTERTAINING. Ernest Thompson Seton (born Ernest… Read more
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A FINAL RECKONING, A TALE OF BUSH LIFE IN AUSTRALIA

by GEORGE ALFRED HENTY

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1900
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CHICAGO/ NEW YORK: DONOHUE BROTHERS, 1900 NICE LOOKING GREEN BOOK, BLACK PRINT FRONT, GOLD PRINT SPINE, LIGHT WEAR, PUBLISHED CIRCA 1900, NO DATE, FORMER OWNERS NAME IN FRONT, EIGHT FULL PAGE ILLUSTRATIONS BY WOLLEN. PREFACE FRONT, 18 CHAPTERS. TIGHT AND CLEAN INSIDE. A Final Reckoning is a 1928 American Western film serial directed by Ray Taylor. The film is considered to… Read more
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ILLUSTRATED NATURAL HISTORY, WITH EIGHTY ILLUSTRATIONS

by REVERUND JOHN GEORGE WOOD, J. G. WOOD

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Published
1897
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PHILADELPHIA: HENRY ALTEMUS COMPANY, 1897 VERY NICE LOOKING BOOK, FRONT COVER SHOWS A TIGER IN BLACK OUTLINES IN GREEN GRASS, ORANGE PRINT ON FRONT. CHALK MARK ON 1ST BLANK PAGE, LIGHT FOXING IN THE BACK COUPLE PAGES, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. COLOR FRONTISPIECE SHOWING MONKEYS AND PARROT. GREAT NUMBER OF ANIMALS, PICTURES AND DETAIL. ALTEMUS YOUNG PEOPLES LIBRARY EDITION. John… Read more
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THE CASTLES OF ENGLAND, THEIR STORY AND STRUCTURE; 2 VOLUMES

by SIR JAMES D. MACKENZIE, BARONET OF SCATWELL AND TARBAT

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Published
1896
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1st American
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NEW YORK: THE MACMILLAN CO., 1896 BEAUTIFUL BOOK SET IN TWO VOLUMES. 923 PAGES TOTAL, 475 1ST BOOK AND 448 SECOND. LARGE & HEAVY AT 11.45 POUNDS TOTAL WHICH COULD ACCOUNT FOR EXTRA SHIPPING. BLACK COVER WITH GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE, GOLD TRIM TOP OF PAGES. FORMER OWNERS NAME IN FRONT, CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. FORTY… Read more
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OUR OWN COUNTRY A PICTURESQUE AMERICA

by JAMES COX; REVISED BY WILLIAM S. BRYAN

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Published
1913
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Revised
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ST. LOUIS, MO.: JNO. W. CORLEY PUBLISHING & PROMOTION CO., 1913 WONDERFUL BOOK WITH A LARGE NUMBER OF PHOTOS THROUGHOUT. OUR OWN COUNTRY REPRESENTING OUR NATIVE LAND AND ITS SLENDID NATURAL SCENERY, RIVERS, LAKES, WATERFALLS, GEYSERS, GLACIERS, MOUNTAINS, CANONS, ENTRANCING LANDSCAPES, HISTORIC HOMES, PLACES AND SCENES. REPRODUCED IN A SERIES OF SUPERB ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPHS, WITH GRAPHIC HISTORICAL DESCRIPTIONS… Read more
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LITERARY HAUNTS & HOMES, AMERICAN AUTHORS

by THEODORE F. WOLFE, M.D. PH.D.

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Published
1899
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2nd Edition
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PHILADELPHIA: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1899 LIGHT BROWN COVER, GOLD PRINT AND DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE, TIGHT, INSIDE FRONT COVER A FEW NOTES. WONDERFUL BOOK WITH DETAILED INFORMATION ABOUT SECTIONS OF MANHATTAN, HOMES AND HAUNTS OF POE, BRYANT, WHITMAN, COOPER, IRVING AND KIPLING. GREAT DETAIL AND PICTURES OF HOMES. ANTIQUE BOOKS DEN, WHERE INTERESTING BOOKS LIVE.
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BOSTON: E.W. WALKER & CO., 1887 BEAUTIFUL LARGE, HEAVY BOOKS ABOUT VOYAGES AND TRAVELS AROUND THE WORLD. VERY NICELY MADE, 1/3 LEATHER WITH LEATHER ON SPINE AND CORNERS, GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. RED PAGE EDGING, MARBLING INSIDE FRONT AND BACK COVERS, ORIGINAL DESCRIPTIONS OF THE BEST AUTHORS, COLANGE WAS THE EDITOR OF THE NATIONAL… Read more
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A TOMATO CAN CHRONICLE AND OTHER STORIES OF FISHING & SHOOTING; LIMITED EDITION 586 OF 950

by EDMUND WARE SMITH

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Published
1937
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1st Edition
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NEW YORK: THE DERRYDALE PRESS, 1937 VERY NICE LOOKING LIGHT BROWN COVER, GOLD DESIGN FRONT OF FISHERMAN, GOLD PRINT SPINE WITH GOLD LINE DESIGN. FORMER OWNERS LABEL INSIDE FRONT. FRONTISPIECE SHOWS A FISHERMAN AND THERE ARE 4 OTHER ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT. 11 STORIES. TOMATO CAN CHRONICLE, TENDERFOOT, LOST TWO REPUTATIONS, OWED TO MY SON, TWO CLIMAXES IN ANGLING CAREER,… Read more
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SOME EARLY AMERICAN HUNTERS, BEING STORIES FROM THE CABINET OF NATURAL HISTORY AND AMERICAN RURAL SPORTS PUBLISHED IN 1830; LIMITED EDITION 329 OF 750

by COMPILED STORIES BY EUGENE V. CONNETT

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Published
1928
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NEW YORK: THE DERRYDALE PRESS, 1928 VERY NICE LOOKING GRAY TEXTURED COVER WITH WHITE LABEL FRONT AND SPINE. INSIDE IS TIGHT AND CLEAN. LIMITED EDITION 329 OF 750. FRONTISPIECE IS A ART HAND COLORED OF A COUGAR-PANTHER. THE FOREWARD IS BY CONNETT EXPLAINING HOW HE CAME ABOUT THE STORIES FROM A MAGAZINE ON SPORTING. CONNETT LIKES TO… Read more
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SOME EARLY AMERICAN HUNTERS, BEING STORIES FROM THE CABINET OF NATURAL HISTORY AND AMERICAN RURAL SPORTS PUBLISHED IN 1830; LIMITED EDITION 275 OF 750

by COMPILED STORIES BY EUGENE V. CONNETT

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1928
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NEW YORK: THE DERRYDALE PRESS, 1928 VERY NICE LOOKING GRAY TEXTURED COVER WITH WHITE LABEL FRONT AND SPINE. INSIDE IS TIGHT AND CLEAN. FORMER OWNERS LABEL INSIDE FRONT. LIMITED EDITION 275 OF 750. FRONTISPIECE IS A ART HAND COLORED OF A COUGAR-PANTHER. THE FOREWARD IS BY CONNETT EXPLAINING HOW HE CAME ABOUT THE STORIES FROM A MAGAZINE… Read more
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LIFE OF KIT CARSON: THE GREAT WESTERN HUNTER AND GUIDE

by CHARLES BURDETT

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Published
1869
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PHILADELPHIA: JOHN E. POTTER & COMPANY, 1869 NICE LOOKING LIGHT BROWN COVER, WORN AND STAINED BUT IN GOOD SHAPE. BLACK DESIGN FRONT BACK AND SPINE, FADED GOLD PRINT SPINE. LIGHT FOXING INSIDE FRONT AND BACK. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. FRONTISPIECE ARTWORK OF CARSON. 34 VERY INTERESTING AND DETAILED CHAPTERS THROUGHOUT. NICE ARTWORK. BORN IN 1809 AND DIED IN 1868. … Read more
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FISHING IN AMERICAN WATERS, WITH ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY ILLUSTRATIONS

by GENIO C. SCOTT

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1869
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NEW YORK: HARPER & BROTHERS, 1869 WONDERFUL PIECE OF HISTORY ON FISHING IN THE UNITED STATES. FIVE PARTS WITH A NICE APPENDIX. 170 ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT (VERY NICE ARTWORK). NICE GREEN COVER WITH A GOLD DESIGNED FISH ON FRONT. GOLD PRINT SPINE WITH RODS AND NET DESIGN. OUTSIDE COVER IS WORN, NICK OUT OF SPINE IN MIDDLE, WEAR AROUND… Read more
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SUBMARINE, THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF SIMON LAKE

by HERBERT COREY

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Published
1938
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NEW YORK: D. APPLETON- CENTURY COMPANY, 1938 NICE LOOKING BOOK WITH SILVER COVER AND BLACK PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. PROTECTIVE DUST JACKET SHOWING A SUBMARINE IN GOOD CONDITION. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. FRONTISPIECE IS A PICTURE OF SIMON LAKE. 11 ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT. 28 CHAPTERS WITH NICE INDEX. WONDERFUL DETAIL ON LAKE'S LIFE. FIRST CHAPTER IS A… Read more
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SPORT IS WHERE YOU FIND IT; LIMITED EDITION 247 OF 1475

by PHILIP K. CROWE

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1953
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NEW YORK: D. VAN NOSTRAND COMPANY, INC., 1953 NEAR FINE BOOK SIGNED BY AUTHOR. LIMITED FIRST EDITION 247 OF 1475. NICE GREEN COVER, GOLD DESIGN FRONT OF HORSE RIDER, GOLD PRINT SPINE, DUST COVER VERY GOOD CONDITION. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. 12 CHAPTERS INCLUDING HUNTING FOREFATHERS, SAHIBS OF INDIA, BEAGLING IN AMERICA, HORSE AND GUN IN CHINA, HOUNDS AND RETREIVERS… Read more
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TROUTING ALONG THE CATASAUQUA; LIMITED EDITION 19 OF 423

by FRANK FORESTER, FOREWARD BY HARRY WORCHESTER SMITH

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Published
1927
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1st Edition
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NEW YORK: EUGENE V. CONNETT FOR ANGLERS CLUB OF NEW YORK, 1927 NICE LOOKING BOOK WITH TEXTURED COVER, LIMITED EDITION 19 OF 423. FRONTISPIECE IS BEAUTIFUL ARTWORK PORTRAIT OF FRANK FORESTER. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. WONDERFUL DETAIL AND INFORMATION BY FORESTER. GREAT BOOK THE THE FISHERMAN AND LOVER OF THE OUTDOORS. Henry William Herbert (April 7, 1807 – May 17,… Read more
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PHILADELPHIA: HENRY T. COATES & CO., 1875 BEAUTIFUL BOOK, NICE LOOKING LIGHT BROWN COVER, DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE IN WHITE, BLACK AND GREEN. GOLD PRINT SPINE. BEAUTIFUL ARTWORK INSIDE FRONT AND BACK, FRONTISPIECE PICTURE CALLED THE PRAIRIE ON FIRE WITH HORSES AND 2 MEN. PREFACE CREATED 1858, NO PUBLISH DATE PRINTED, CIRCA LATE 1800S. TIGHT AND CLEAN INSIDE WITH NO MARKINGS. WONDERFUL… Read more
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THE AUTOMOBILE GIRLS AT WASHINGTON or CHECKMATING THE PLOTS OF FOREIGN SPIES

by LAURA DENT CRANE

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Published
1913
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PHILADELPHIA: HENRY ALTEMUS COMPANY, 1913 NICE LOOKING WHITE COVER WITH AN AUTO ON THE FRONT WITH GIRLS RIDING. RED AND BLACK DESIGN WITH BLACK PRINT. RED PRINT SPINE. FORMER OWNERS NAME INSIDE FRONT. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. ONE OF SEVERAL ADVENTUROUS BOOKS WRITTEN IN THE AUTOMOBILE SERIES FOR YOUNG WOMEN. GREAT COLLECTOR ITEM. ANTIQUE BOOKS DEN, WHERE INTERESTING BOOKS LIVE.
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THE AUTOMOBILE GIRLS AT PALM BEACH or PROVING THEIR METTLE UNDER SOUTHERN SKIES

by LAURA DENT CRANE

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Published
1913
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PHILADELPHIA: HENRY ALTEMUS COMPANY, 1913 NICE LOOKING WHITE COVER WITH AN AUTO ON THE FRONT WITH GIRLS RIDING. RED AND BLACK DESIGN WITH BLACK PRINT. RED PRINT SPINE. FORMER OWNERS NAME INSIDE FRONT. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. ONE OF SEVERAL ADVENTUROUS BOOKS WRITTEN IN THE AUTOMOBILE SERIES FOR YOUNG WOMEN. GREAT COLLECTOR ITEM. ANTIQUE BOOKS DEN, WHERE INTERESTING BOOKS LIVE.
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THEIR ISLAND HOME, THE LATER ADVENTURES OF SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON

by JULES VERNE

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Published
1924
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NEW YORK: GROSSET & DUNLAP, 1924 NICE LOOKING TAN COVER WITH LIGHT WEAR TOP AND BOTTOM OF THE SPINE, DARK GREEN PRINT AND BOAT DESIGN FRONT. INSIDE IS CLEAN, NO MARKINGS, TIGHT, VERY GOOD SHAPE. GREEN TOP OF PAGE EDGES. FRONTISPIECE IS A NICE COLOR ARTWORK OF ELEPHANTS AND NATIVES. The Castaways of the Flag (French: Seconde patrie, lit. Second… Read more
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