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The Youth's Companion; November 5, 1914, Volume 88, Number 45. (weekly); Those Panama Jugs (Stephens); Making Sir Galhad Useful (Hendrick); White Tiger--7 (Rideout); Learning to Teach--1 (Wiggin); The 'Torpedo Girl' (Hunting); etc

By Gardner Hunting, Roe L. Hendrick, Kate Douglas Wiggin, C.A. Stephans, Henry Milner Rideout; illustrations by Harold Sichel et al, cover by Charles Livingston Bull

Boston, Massachusetts: Perry Mason Company, 1914. First printing. Original Wraps. Very Good. Folio, 16 1/2" tall, pages 602 to 616 (14 pages), wire saddle stitch, color illustrated cover. A very good minus, complete copy with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the fold edge, BUT splitting at the spine and front fore-edge which extend into the margins from folding at the middle (mail fold), minor exterior soiling primarily at the spine and margins, cover illustration still relatively bright, with original subscriber label attached, interior paper lightly yellowed, clean.

$16.50

The Way Winter Comes: Alaska Stories
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The Way Winter Comes: Alaska Stories

By Sherry Simpson: Charles Mason (photographs)

Seattle, Washington: Sasquatch Books, 1998. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, x + 164 pages with some intertextual black and white illustration. A very good, clean, neat hardcover first edition over all with minor shelf wear but rubbing to to one corner, hinges and binding tight, paper generally clean and white but with some finger soiling to the fore-edge and the remains of scattered pencil underlining. In a very good, moderately worn and rubbed dust jacket, and with original price.

$9.50

Alaska's Mountain Ranges

By George Wuerthner

Helena, Montana: American Geographic Publishing, 1988. First edition, first printing. Pictorial Stiff Wraps. Very good. Oblong quarto 8 1/2" tall x 11" wide, 104 pages, color illustrated throughout,stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$8.50

The Youth's Companion; "New England Edition"; July 8, 1897, Volume 71, Number 27. (weekly) ; Through the Draft Riot (Packard); The Steerage Baby (Mitchell); James Russell Lowell (Hale); A Winter Storm in Death Valley (Coville); ; etc.

By Anna Sprague Packard, J. L. Harbour, Mary E. Mitchell, Edward Everette Hale, Frederick Vernon Coville, et al .

Boston, Massachusetts: Perry Mason Company, 1897. First printing. Original Wraps. Good. Folio, 16 1/2" tall, pages 317 to 328, wire saddle stitch, stiff wraps, black and white throughout. A good copy over all with moderate wear and color fading at the spine and middle (mail) fold, with splitting started to the cover at the spine fold, with cover split at mail fold, wire staples have started to rust; interior very good over all, clean, paper lightly yellowed.

$16.50

The Youth's Companion; "New England Edition"; August 29, 1895, (weekly); One Night's Failure (Rayner); Kathie Bad Habit (Green); A Dollar of 1804 (Thompson); Dustr'ous Bob's STratagem (Bent); Lost in the Okenfenokee (Kemp); Sword-makers of Toledo (Smith); etc etc.

By E. Raynor, Amy A. Green, C. M. Thompson, C. E. Bent, Edson Kemp, Minna C. Smith, et al .

Boston, Massachusetts: Perry Mason Company, 1895. First printing. Original Wraps. Good. Folio, 16 1/2" tall, pages 401 to 412 (12 pages), wire saddle stitch, illustrated wraps. A good, complete copy over all with significant chipping at the cover edges, cover loose, and some exterior soiling, interior paper lightly yellowed, clean, creased at the center fold with some splitting.

$16.50

The Youth's Companion; March 18, 1886, Volume LIX (59), Number II. (weekly); A Rose Without Thorns (Page); An Affair of Honor (Steele); 'My Escape From Morro Castle-1 (Romero) etc.

By Contributions from: Frank Page, Richard Steele, Juan Romero, F. Marshal White, and others (unattributed).

Boston, Massachusetts: Perry Mason Company, 1886. First printing. Original Wraps. Fair. Folio, 16 1/2" tall, pages 97 to 104 (8 pages), unbound self wraps (mailed as a single uncut sheet), black and white throughout. A fair, complete copy torn through at the top spine corner with the 2" x 4" piece present as well as wear and rubbing at the fold edges, breaks have started at the spine and front fore-edge which extend into the margins from fold at the middle, spliting at folds between pages, exterior soiling primarily at margins of lower half, with original subscriber label affixed, paper moderately yellowed, interior mostly clean with some slight finger soiling.

$6.50

The Youth's Companion; "New England Edition"; October 28, 1897, Volume 71, Number 43. (weekly) ; Underground Railroad Passenger (Robinson)The Breath of Allah--3 (Stephens); Frank Carter's Football Game (Pier); etc.

By C.A. Stephens, Jane Tackaberry, Roland Robinson, Arthur Stanwood Pier et al .

Boston, Massachusetts: Perry Mason Company, 1897. First printing. Original Wraps. Good. Folio, 16 1/2" tall, pages 437 to 548, wire saddle stitch, stiff wraps, black and white throughout. A good copy over all with moderate wear and color fading at the spine and middle (mail) fold, with splitting started to the cover at the spine fold, with back cover split through at mail fold, wire staples have started to rust; interior very good over all, clean, paper lightly yellowed.

$16.50

Small Town America (signed by David Plowden)
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Small Town America (signed by David Plowden)

By David Plowden; introductionby David McCullough

New York, New York: Harry N. Abrams / Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1994. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Fine. Signed by the photographer and inscribed to the previous owner. Quarto, 11 1/4" tall, 159 pages, gray cloth; b&w photographs throughout. A fine clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a fine, lightly rubbed dust jacket.

$30.00

The Harper's Encyclopaedia of United States History from 458 A. D. to !907 [Encyclopedia--American--complete in ten volumes]

By Benson John Lossing; John Fiske et al; Woodrow Wilson (preface)

New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1907. Early Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Good +. 10 vols. Originally published in 1901. Octavo, 9" tall, about 500 pages per volume, gilt spine titles on maroon cloth. A very good, moderately worn, hard cover set, spine cloth color faded on several volumes with a few edge frays; hinges and bindings generally solid, paper light to moderately yellowed. Without dust jackets. The size and weight of thisset will require additional postage

$28.50

Up For Grabs: A trip through time and space in the Sunshine State

By John Rothchild

New York, New York: Viking Press, 1981. First American edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/Very good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 212 pages, green quarter-cloth. A very good, clean, neat hardcover first edition with light shelf wear but foxing to the top fore-edge and cover edges color faded (sunning); hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, moderatly worndust jacket, with slight chipping at the fold edges and with original price present.

$4.50

The ATLANTIC MONTHLY: A Magazine of Literature, Science, Art, and Politics: September, 1859; Vol. IV, No. XXIII, (volume 4, number 23). [including] "The Minister's Wooing," "The Life and Works of Ary Scheffer," "My Double; and How He Undid Me," "A Visit to Martha's Vineyard," "The Eleusinia," "A Trip to Cuba," and "Zelma's Vow," etc

By James Russell Lowell, editor; contributors include Harriet Beecher Stowe, Oliver Wendell Homes, and others.

Boston, Massachusetts: Phillips, Sampson and Company, 1859. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good +. Single issue. Small quarto, 10" tall, pages 269 to 396 + 4 ads, beige printed wraps. A good, soft cover periodical overall with minor exterior soiling but cover paper darkened and fragile; internally very good, binding solid, clean, paper lightly yellowed with light scattered foxing (pre-civil war paper was generally better). This is an original issue and includes all of the editorial material (articles, stories, poetry, etc.) with the advertisements and individual covers. Subject matters range from art, fiction, and poetry to history and science. As such it makes a terrific read as a portrait of its moment in time.

$19.00

Encyclopedia of New Jersey
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Encyclopedia of New Jersey

By Maxine N. Lurie and Marc Mappen (Editors): Michael Siegel (maps),

New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 2004. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Near fine. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, xxv + 927 pages, blue cloth; color and b&w illustrations, charts, maps. A near fine, clean, hardcover with minor shelf wear and slight rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding solid, paper white. In a near fine, price-clipped dust jacket with minor edge wear. This is a large and heavy volume and will require some extra postage.

$19.00

Red Hannah; Delaware's Whipping Post

By Robert Graham Caldwell

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1947. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Very good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xv + 144 pages, gray cloth. A near fine, clean, hardcover first edition with minor shelf wear; binding tight, paper cream white and with light foxing to the fore-edges. In a very good, lightly soiled dust jacket.

$14.50

Last Call: the rise and fall of prohibition
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Last Call: the rise and fall of prohibition

By Daniel Okrent

New York, New York: Scribner, 2010. Second printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, viii + 468 pages; blue and black boards. A fine, clean hardcover edition, with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket, and with original price present.

$9.50

Images of America: Webster (New York)
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Images of America: Webster (New York)

By Lynn M. Barton, Joan E. Sassone and Mary Hasek Grenier

Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing, 2010. First edition. Original Wraps. Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 128 pages, illustrated throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. A fine clean neat soft cover over all with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$19.00

Signs of the Times; Volume 25, Number 2; Thursday, January 11, 1899; [Methodist] Columbus, wise and Worthy Exampe; etc.

By Milton C. Wilcox, A. O. Tate, W. M. Healey, et al

Oakland, California: H.D. Watson, 1899. First printing. Tabloid--unbound. Fair. Sold as an example of a now scarce religious periodical of the period .Newspaper. Folio, 12 1/2" tall, 16 pages, self wraps. A fair copy overall with significant exterior wear, staining to the upper corner margin, moderate exterior soiling, chipping to the fore-edgemargin, some moderate yellowing and a faint dampstain to the upper spine corner which does not damage text.

$9.50

The New York Herald Tribune MAGAZINE [complete original newspaper supplement]; Sunday, November 14, 1926; The Lady (Erskine); The Queen's Secret (Lauzanne); The Man of Mystery--Borah (Hard); Fired--Henry Suzzallo Became Famous (Jameson); Wags the Tale of a Mutt (Davis); Nobody Knows New York (Irwin); He Painted a Whistler (Lee); God in the Colleges (Davis); etc.

By Mrs William Brown Meloney [Marie Mattingly Meloney] editor; John Erskine, Stephane Lauzanne, Bruce Barton, Anne Hard, Edward Jameson, Harriet Eager Davis, Will Irwin, Anne Lee, Elmer Davis, Fairfax Downey, Lisle Bell, Mary F. Watkins, James J. Montague, R

New York, New York: N.Y. Herald Co. , 1926. First edition. Newspaper--unbound. Good -. This is offered despite condition issues because it is a relatively rare example of one of the few major publications for a general audience, during this period, edited by a woman, and contains numerous articles, not inadvertently written by women. Original Newspaper ' Sunday Supplement' magazine section (single section only), complete, 11 1/2" x 16 1/4," 32 pages, b&w with second color cover, unbound. A good minus copy overall printed on the typical period newsprint stock, with generally moderate wear BUT copy was clearly dampstained and consequently soiled throughout, with cover splitting at the fold paper otherwise moderately yellowed--still relatively supple.

$25.00

The New York Herald Tribune MAGAZINE [complete original newspaper supplement]; Sunday, September 14, 1930; Trend of the Jews (Feuchtwanger); Jack and the Bean Stalk (Erskine); Tips (Bacheller); 1000 Years Before Columbus (Mason); Monument to Folly (Harrel);Painter of the Sporting Scene (Thompson); etc.

By Mrs William Brown Meloney [Marie Mattingly Meloney] editor; Lion Feuchtwanger, John Erskine, Irving Bacheller, Gregory Mason, R. Frank Harrel, Weare Holbrook, C. Patrick Thompson, Henrietta Sperry Ripperger, Harriet Converse Moody, Elizabeth Hallam Bohn,

New York, New York: N.Y. Herald Co. , 1930. First edition. Newspaper--unbound. Good. Original Newspaper ' Sunday Supplement' magazine section (single section only), complete, 11" x 16," 24 pages, b&w with extra color cover, unbound. A good copy overall printed on the typical period newsprint stock, general moderatel wear BUT copy has a significant dampstain at the cover fore-margin with chipping at the fore-edge and spine fold, paper otherwise moderately yellowed--still relatively supple.

$25.00

Windham County's Famous Covered Bridges [Vermont]

By Victor Morse; revised and introduction by Richard Sanders Allen

New York, New York: The Book Cellar, 1960. Second printing. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo. 8 1/2" tall, 44 pages, b&w photographs, wire saddle stitch, illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed.

$9.50

Covered Bridges of Windsor County Vermont

By Richard Sanders Allen

New York, New York: The Book Cellar, 1962. Second printing. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo. 8 1/2" tall, 44 pages, b&w photographs, wire saddle stitch, illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed.

$9.50

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