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Big League Ballparks: the complete illustrated history

by Gary Gillette and Eric Enders with Stuart Shea and Matthew Silverman

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781435114524
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$45.00

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New York, New York: Metro Books, 2009. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. Quarto 12 1/4" tall, 512 pages color illustrated throughout pages, illustrated endpapers, hard cover. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket. This is a large and… Read more
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The Decline and Fall of Practically Everybody

by Will Cuppy; William Steig (illustrator); Fred Feldkamp (editor)

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
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$9.50

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New York, New York: William Morrow & Company, 1950. Hardcover--quarter cloth, paper over boards. Very Good/Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 230 pages, green-gray cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear, cloth color faded; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed, in an good, edge worn dust jacket with significant chipping at the… Read more
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Rog's Gallery

by Roger Jones

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1978
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$7.50

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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.
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Just Like Heaven: Mutts

by Patrick McDonnell

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
2006
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316114936
Item Price
$8.50

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Boston, Massachusetts: Little Brown & Co, 2006. First Edition. 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.
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I Need All the Friends I Can Get

by Charles M. Schulz

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1964
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$7.50

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San Francisco, California: Determined Productions, 1964. First Edition. 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… Read more
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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

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Published
1937
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$19.00

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New York, New York: Privately Printed, 1937. First Edition. 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 fair copy… Read more
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Nonsense Novels

by Stephen Leacock

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Published
1923
Condition
Good +
Item Price
$7.50

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Garden City, New York: Garden City/Doubleday, 1923. 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.
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A LITTLE BOOK OF NONSENSE

by Eugene Field,

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1901
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$19.00

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Boston, Massachusetts: Mutual Book Co. / Alfred Bartlett, 1901. First Edition. 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.
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The Best of Impossible Worlds

by Abel Quezada

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good/Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.50

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Englewood Cliffs. N.J: Prentice-Hall, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover--boards. Very Good/Very Good. Quarto, 11" tall, unpaginated (approx.128 pages), brown boards; black and white illustrations. A very good, clean hardcover over all with moderate shelf wear; binding tight, paper just lightly yellowed, with foxing to the fore-edges. In a very good, moderately worn and rubbed dust jacket, with original price.… Read more
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How to Build an Orange Crate from Old Pieces of Furniture

by Jack Cluett

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good/Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$6.50

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 189 pages, gray cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed, with light foxing to the fore-edges and endpapers. In a very good, edge worn dust jacket with… Read more
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The Grasshopper Trap [signed]

by Patrick F. McManus

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Published
1985
Condition
Fine / Near Fine
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$9.50

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New York, New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1985. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Fine / Near Fine. Signed by the author on the front endpaper and inscribed to a previous owner. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 214 pages, beige quarter-cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near… Read more
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Sto KM humoru

by Szymon Kobylinski

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Published
1958
Condition
Good
Item Price
$7.50

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Warsaw, Poland (Warszawa, Polski): wydawnictwo artystyczno-graficzne, 1958. Original Wraps. Good. Polish language text. Duodecimo, 100 pages illustrated throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. A good soft cover over all with general shelf wear, light exterior soiling, spine rubbed at the edges, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with some dampstaining the the back cover and the fore-edge--fore-edge 'coffee' stain visible… Read more
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Mr. Punch's Limerick Book

by [Mr. Punch] ; Langford Reed (selected by); A. P. Herbert (foreword ); G.S. Sherwood (illustrations)

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$16.50

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New York, New York: Loring & Mussey, 1934. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, xv + 140 pages, black titles on green cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy original hard cover edition over all, with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling, but with some color fading to the spine cloth and cover margins… Read more
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The Slim Princess

by George Ade; illustrated by George F. Kerr

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Published
c. 1907
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
reprint
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$6.50

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New York, New York: A. L. Burt, c. 1907. reprint. Decorative Cloth. Very Good -/without dustjacket. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, 170 pages + illustrated plates, tipped on cover illustration, decorative red cloth. A very good minus, clean sturdy hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, corners rubbed and spine cloth faded; hinges and binding solid, paper… Read more
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Caught Short! a saga of wailing Wall Street / Between the Acts / Take My Life / As I Remember Them / Eddie Cantor's new game "Tell it to the Judge" [ 5 individual items sold together ]

by Eddie Cantor; illustration by Sid L. Hydeman / Eddie Cantor/ Eddie Cantor with Jane Kesner Ardmore / Eddie Cantor

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1929 / 1930 / 1936 / 1963 / 1957
Condition
Good to Very Good over all
Item Price
$25.00

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New York, New York: Simon & Schuster (2) / Doubleday & Company (1)/ Duell Sloan and Pearce (1) / Parker Brother's, 1929 / 1930 / 1936 / 1963 / 1957. various cloth and boards. Good to Very Good over all. 4 individual items plus one game board sold together. 1: 16mo, 6 1/8 "tall, 47 pages, orange… Read more
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Panic Magazine; Special Issue No. 8 ; May, 1955 [EC comic book] ; Irving Oops (Elder) ; Carmen (Orlando); Panic Peeks Into Some Old Under Paints (Davis); Gone With the Widow (Wood), etc

by William M. Gaines (publisher), Wally Wood, Bill Elder, Joe Orlando, Jack Davis

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$45.00

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New York, New York: Tiny Tots Comics/ William M. Gaines/EC Entertaining Comics, 1955. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good -. cover price ten cents. Single original issue.Octavo, 10 1/4" tall, 30 pages (newsprint) + stiff 3 color printed wraps, wire saddle stitch. A very good minus, clean, neat soft cover periodical overall with minor wear with light… Read more
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Winsome Winnie and Other New Nonsense Novels / Model Memoirs (two original volumes sold together)

by Stephen Leacock

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1920 / 1938
Condition
Good and Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$12.50

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New York, New York: John Lane / Dodd, Mead, 1920 / 1938. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good and Very Good. 2 individual vols. Sold a nice reading copies only. 1: Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 243 pages, black titles on green cloth. A good, clean, neat hard cover first edition over all with moderate shelf wear, rbbing at the… Read more
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The Young Immigrunts ; with preface by the father

by Ring Lardner jr. ; illustrations by Gaar Williams

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Published
1920
Condition
Very Good -
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$19.00

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New York, New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1920. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. Octavo, 7 2/3" tall, 86 pages, black titles and decorations on gray boards. A very good minus over all, generally clean, original hardcover edition with minor wear and rubbing, light exterior soiling, and light exterior yellowing at the margins, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed… Read more
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Knocking the Neighbors

by George Ade; illustrated by George F. Kerr and Albert Leverin

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1912
Condition
Very Good
Edition
early printing
Item Price
$7.50

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Indianapolis / New York: Doubleday, Page & Company /, 1912. early printing. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Duodecimo, 7 1/4" tall, 229 pages, white titles on decorative brown cloth. A good, sturdy hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, spine rubbed and faded; interior very good, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with light scattered foxing. Without… Read more
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MR. DOOLEY IN PEACE AND IN WAR

by [Peter Dunne]

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1898
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$6.50

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Boston, Massachusetts: Small, Maynard and Company, 1898. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Duodecimo, 7" tall, xviii + 260 pages, decorative green cloth. A very good, sturdy first edition with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at the extremities; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed, A very nice reading copy.
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