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Stories of Phippsburg, Maine; Volume II: the Old Days; from the files of Phippsburg Historical Society

By Phippsburg Historical Society; Ada M. Haggett (editor); Katheine F. Berry, Jeffry Darling, Elizabeth Vogel, Anna VarianThomas L. Totman, George W. Hunt, et al

Phippsburg, Maine: Phippsburg Historical Society, 1984. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very good +. Quarto, 11" tall, 148 pages, (text set on a typewriter) black tape cloth binding over side wire staples, stiff blue printed wraps. A very good plus over all, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear, binding tight. Includes some loose pages of a Maine Town Index of uncertain provenance.

$30.00

Memoirs and Selected Letters; Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant Selected Letters 1839 - 1865 (Library of America).
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Memoirs and Selected Letters; Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant Selected Letters 1839 - 1865 (Library of America).

By Ulysses S. Grant

New York, New York: Library of America, 1990. Seventh printing. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Near fine. Octavo, 8" tall, 1199 pages, sewn binding, blue cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white but a marginal penned check mark. In a near fine, lightly rubbed dust jacket.

$12.50

Catalog of Victor Records. [including Victor Red Seal Records] a catalog of the music America Loves Best on RCA Victor Records (September, 1950)

By RCA Service Division, Radio Corporation of America / His Masters Voice: EMI Records

Camden, New Jersey: RCA Victor Division, 1950. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good. 12mo, 8 1/2" tall, 240 pages, wire side stitch, stiff printed wraps. A good, clean, neat original soft cover copy with minor exterior shelf wear, one corner creased, but printed on cheap paper which is moderately yellowed.

$6.50

Official Souvenir Book New York World's Fair 1939

By Frank Monaghan (editor) ; Donald Deskey (design)

New York, New York: Exposition Company, 1939. First edition thus. Plastic spiral-bound. Good. Oblong quarto, 10 1/4" tall x, 14" wide ; approx. 96 pages (unpaginated) many printed two color, many with fold-outs; plastic spiral bound; stiff printed wraps. A good copy over all, generally clean and sturdy, but slightly warped at fore-edges and spine from improper storage in a box, light soiling to the exterior, some exterior scuffing to cover surface and edge suffing and edge tears; interior very good but some light scatter foxing throughout, paper lightly yellowed

$25.00

The Swiss Family Robinson
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The Swiss Family Robinson

By Howard Pyle; Scott McKowen (illustrator)

New York, New York: Sterling Children's Books, 2005. Later printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 341 pages, brown. A near fine, clean neat hardcover with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket, with the original price present.

$7.50

Edward Hopper

By [Edward Hopper]; Lloyd Goodrich (text)

New York, New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1978. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Near fine/Very good. Oblong quarto, 13 1/4 " x 16 1/2," 306 pages illustrated throughout (black and white and color plates, many tipped on and color foldouts), decorarive green cloth. A very good, generally clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear over all but cover cloth color faded at edges; interior near fine fine hinges and binding tight, paper white, with some yellowing to the fore-edges. In a very good, moderatelyworn dust jacket with a nick on the blank reverse

$35.00

Stephen Foster Immortal Melodies: Jeanie with the light brown hair; Beatiful Dreamer, De Captown Races; Oh Susanna; Nelly was a lady; Annie My Own Love; Jenny's Coming Over the Green; Old Black Joe; etc

By Stephen Foster; edited by Hugo Fey; Robbins Music, et al

New York, New York: Robbins Music, 1939. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo pamphlet, 9" tall saddle stitched, 96 pages, stiff pictorial wraps. A very good copy over all with moderate shelf wear, a previous owner's name at the top of the front cover, rubbing at the corners, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. More than 75 songs in total, with music.

$9.50

Bill Hardey's Songs of the Gay Nineties and other old favorite: Home on the RangeThe Band Played On, Carry me back to old Virginny, Hinky Dinky Parlee Voo; Dixie Land; ; K-K-K-Katy;Red River Valley; etc

By Bill Hardy; edited by Hugo Fey; Robbins Music, et al

New York, New York: Robbins Music, 1938. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good. Octavo pamphlet, 9" tall saddle stitched, 96 pages, stiff pictorial wraps. A good copy only over all with moderate shelf wear, a previous owner's name at the top of the front cover, rubbing at the spine corners, and some dampstaining visible to the interior; binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. More than 100 songs in total, with music.

$6.50

Who Was Who in the Civil War

By James Tackach and Josgua B. Sloan

New York, New York: Crescent Books, 1992. First edition thus. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Quarto, 12 1/2" tall, 160 pages, blue boards; with color and b&w photographs. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear and rubbing to the boards; interior fine, hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine clean lightly worn dust jacket with a little roughing at the spine edge.

$9.50

Today's Woman [Magazine]; Volume 13, Number 77 ; March 1946; Reno Residence-complete novel (Taves); Second Honeymoon (Williams); Sunset at Sixteen (Fisher); Shadowy Tide (Steele); etc.

By Geraldine Rhoads (editor); Isabella Taves, Mona Williams, Dorothy Canfielf Fisher, Wilbur Daniel Steele et al, et al.

New York, New York: Hearst Magazines, 1946. First printing. Original Wraps. Very Good -. Single original issue, complete with advertisements and covers. Quarto, 11" tall, 130 pages, wire side stitch, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good minus copy overall, with moderate exterior shelf wear, light exterior soiling, spine chipping at bottom edge cover loose from binding and torn at wire staple ; interior very good, binding solid, but wire staple rusting paper lmoderately yellowed.

$16.50

The American Magazine; April, 1942; volume CXXXIII, number 4; Invitation to Murder (Stout); North to Danger-first part (Gill); Beautiful, as I Dreamed (St. Johns); It's a Sad World, Cardwell (Stiles) ; The Language of Tigers (Gizycka); etc

By Sumner Blossom (editor); Rex Stout, Tom Gill, Adele Rogers St. John, Bert Stiles, George Harmon Coxe, Felicia Gizycka, et al

New York, New York: Crowell-Collier Publishing, 1942. First printing. Original Wraps. Very Good. A single original issue with all ads and articles. Bert Stiles promising career as a writer was cut short--he was a distinguished bomber and fighter pilot in World War II. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, 156 pages, stiff color covers. A very good, clean, neat periodical over all with minor shelf wear but some moderate soiling to the cover with several short edge tears and a subscriber label; cover bright, binding tight, paper white.

$45.00

The American Magazine; December, 1941; volume CXXXII, number 6; Murder with Flowers (Patrick); The Incredible Jeep-part 2 (Kelland); This is My Chance (Cox); It's Those Little Things (Craven); etc

By Sumner Blossom (editor); Q. [Quentin] Patrick [Hugh Callingham Wheeler], Clarence Budington Kelland, George Harmon Coxe, Margaret Craven, et al

New York, New York: Crowell-Collier Publishing, 1941. First printing. Original Wraps. Very Good. A single original issue with all ads and articles. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, 158 pages, stiff color covers. A very good, clean, neat periodical over all with minor shelf wear, but some light damp staining to the bottom 4" of the cover at the spine and with a subscriber label; cover bright, binding tight, interior paper white.

$35.00

The American Magazine; July, 1942; volume CXXXIV, number 1; The Wobblefoot-complete (Hughes); North to Danger--conclusion (Gill); Three on a match (Hunt); I'll Make it Up to You (Warner); Johnny Comes Marching Home (Weidman) ; etc

By Sumner Blossom (editor); Dorothy B. Hughes, Tom Gill, Jerome Weidman, Hamlen Hunt, Anne Homer Warner, et al

New York, New York: Crowell-Collier Publishing, 1942. First printing. Original Wraps. Very Good. A single original issue with all ads and articles. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, 152 pages, stiff color covers. A very good, clean, neat periodical over all with minor shelf wear but some moderate color fading to the cover with a subscriber label; cover bright, binding tight, paper white.

$35.00

The American Magazine; May, 1943; volume CXXXV, number 5; The Stars Spell Death--complete (Taylor); We'll be Back (Seton); Not as I Dreamed It (Runbeck); A Date for Saturday Night (Wye); Another Spring ((Shelby) ; etc

By Sumner Blossom (editor); Phoebe Atwood Taylor; Anya Seton, Margaret Lee Runbeck, Elizabeth Inskip Wye, Kwermit Shelby, Elizabeth Inskip Wye, et al

New York, New York: Crowell-Collier Publishing, 1943. First printing. Original Wraps. Very Good. A single original issue with all ads and articles. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, 166 pages, stiff color covers. A very good, clean, neat periodical over all with minor shelf wear, some creasing, and a subscriber label; cover bright, binding tight, paper white.

$35.00

The American Magazine; August, 1942; volume CXXXIV, number 2; The Body in the Garden-complete (Roose); Bermuda Calling--part one (Garth); Black Sheep (Baldwin); Two White Horse (La Farge); As Long as you Want Me (Hillman) ; etc

By Sumner Blossom (editor); Kelly Roos, David Garth, Faith Baldwin, Christopher La Farge, Walter Travis, Hugh B. Cave, Helen Dick Davis, Gordon Malherbe Hillman; et al

New York, New York: Crowell-Collier Publishing, 1942. First printing. Original Wraps. Very Good. A single original issue with all ads and articles. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, 148 pages, stiff color covers. A very good, clean, neat periodical over all with minor shelf wear, some creasing, and a subscriber label; cover bright, binding tight, paper white.

$35.00

Walter Muir Whitehill: a record compiled by his friends

By Julian P. Boyd, David McCord, L. H. Butterfield, [Walter Muir Whitehill], et al

Minot, Massachusetts: The Anthoensen Press, 1958. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Edition limited to 500 copies. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xv + 92 pages, brown cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Great Plains.

By Ian Frazier

New York, New York: Farrar, Straus Giroux , 1989. First printing. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 290 pages, illustrated endpaper, brown quarter cloth. A fine, clean, neat first edition hard cover with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present

$9.50

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

By Betty Smith; foreword by Anna Quindlen

New York, New York: Perennial/ Harper Collins, 1998. Reprint. Pictorial Stiff Wraps. Near fine. Originally published in hardcover in 1943. Octavo, 8" tall, 489 pages. A near fine, clean, tight, large format paperback with light shelf wear, binding tight..

$8.50

The New York Times [complete original newspaper]; Volume XXXV, Number 10,757; February, 23, 1886; Playing A Deep Game; Chuchill at Belfast; Rights of the Executive;" etc.

By Charles Ransom Miller, editor

New York, New York: The New York Times, 1886. First edition. Newspaper--unbound. Good +. Original Newspaper, complete, 18 X 23, 8 pages. A good plus, clean copy over all, printed on standard newsprint paper stock which has yellowed but with generally moderate wear and a few short edge tears with some minor chipping at the folds at the folds, and a rubbing stain at the center fold

$25.00

The New York Times [complete original newspaper]; Volume XXXV, Number 10,894; Monday, May 24, 1886; Two Cents; "Mr. Gladstone Conciliating His Foes; The Reform Law in Peril; Scaring the Anarchists; Widener's Little Game;" etc.

By Charles Ransom Miller, editor

New York, New York: The New York Times, 1886. First edition. Newspaper--unbound. Good +. Original Newspaper, complete, 18 X 23, 8 pages. A good plus, clean copy over all, printed on standard newsprint paper stock which has yellowed but with generally moderate wear and a few short edge tears with some minor chipping at the folds at the folds.

$25.00

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