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Camp Songs 'N' Things (eighth printing); contains: Music - Stuntz - Phun, and the Melodies of the Lyrics in "Camp Songs, a companion book by the same publishers

By Carl E. Zander & Wes H. Klusmann

Berkeley, California: Songs 'n' Things, 1939. Eighth printing. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. 24mo, 6 1/2" tall, 120 pages of music and lysris, wire saddle stitch, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, sturdy soft cover booklet over all with moderate shelf wear and light exterior soiling, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$7.50

The Sidewalks of New York (Published for the Bowman Hotels, John McEntee Bowman, President)

By Bernardine Kielty

New York, New York: Little Leather Library. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Very good. Small booklet, 3 7/8" tall, 124 pages, embossed leatherette (cloth with a dark leather textured surface), In very good condition over all, corner rubbed through to cloth, binding solid, paper clean but moderately yellowed. Issued as a 'give-away' for the Bowman hotel chain.

$16.50

UP IN THE OLD HOTEL.

By Joseph Mitchell,

New York, New York: Pantheon, 1992. Later printing. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Very good/very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xiii + 718 pages, black quarter cloth. A very good, generally clean, sturdy hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at the corners, spine slightly canted; hinges and binding solid, paper white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with original price. A terrific original reading copy.

$16.50

GODEY'S Magazine; Volume CXXVIII ; July 1894; Seward at Santa Cruz (Seward); Chance--a tale of Munich life (Mead); A Heliotrope Fantasy (Townsend); The Metamorphosis of Professor Brown (Buckham); etc.

By Harry Wakefield Bates, editor ; Frederick W. Seward, Leon Mead, M. Imlay Taylor, Charles H. Adams, Gilson Willets, Serena Townsend, James Buckham, Eleanor E. Greatorex, Elizabeth Bisland, Kate Upton Clark et al

New York, New York: Godey Company, 1894. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Fair . This is a single original issue. There are NO steel plate fashion engraving from this period. It does contains the complete text of articles plus several pages of ads, BUT both covers are missing. Octavo 9 3/4" tall, 128 pages + 40 ad pages. In fair condition over all, covers missing, light to moderately exterior soiling, binding secure, interior very good, paper clean and lightly yellowed BUT soiling to the exposed fore-edges and a dampstain to the top margin (does not affect text). A reading copy only.

$19.00

GODEY'S Magazine; Volume CXXVIII ; January, 1895; Cadet Life at West Point (McManus); Marriage Ceremony in Rural Russia (Gribayedoff); Fair Women (Cooper); Elsworth's Stratagem (Grove) A Natural Inference-serial (Child); etc.

By Harry Wakefield Bates, editor ; Bernard F. McMannus, V. Gribayedoff, Lena M. Cooper, Edgar A. Grove, Jr., Mary E. Child, Wilhelmina W. C. Scotti, et al

New York, New York: Godey Company, 1895. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Fair . This is a single original issue. There are NO steel plate fashion engraving from this period. It does contains the complete text of articles plus several pages of ads, BUT both covers are missing. Octavo 9 3/4" tall, 112 pages + 16 ad pages. In fair condition over all, back cover missing, front cover tattered, light to moderately exterior soiling, binding secure, interior very good for the most part, paper generallyclean and lightly yellowed BUT soiling to the exposed fore-edges and a dampstain to the top margin (does not affect text). A reading copy only.

$19.00

Good Will Record; four original issues; Volume LXIV, February and March, Number 2 and 3, 1951; Volume LXVIII, numbers 3 and 4; March and April 1955; The Good Will Farm; etc.

By G. W. Hinckley, C.P Merrill; Good Will Home Association, et al

Hinckley, ME: Good Will Home Association, 1951-1955. First edition thus. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. 4 pamphlet style octavo, 91/2" tall, approx. 24 pages each, wire saddle stitch, black and white self wraps, All in various stages of very good condition with minor shelf wear, but three are foxed (brown foxing stains) primarily to the exterior.

$19.00

Rededication of the [Thomas] Paine Monument an assignment of its custody to the City of New Rochelle; a record of the exercises and report of the speeches delivered at the monument on Saturday, October 14th, 1905

By James B. Elliott (editor); E. B. Foote, Jr., Theodore Schroeder, Edward Hagaman Hall, Mjor E.T. Paull, Thaddeus B. Wakeman, Mayor Henry S. Clark

New York, New York: Paine National Historical Association, 1909. Second printing. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. An ex-private library copy with name stamp on the cover. Original pamphlet, octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 32 pages, black and white with intertextual illustratin, wire saddle stitch, stiff gray printed wraps. A very good, clean, sturdy soft cover over all with light shelf wear and minor exterior soiling; binding tight, paper very slightly yellowed

$16.50

Ed East & Polly's Fun Book; with hundreds of Tongue Twisters, Games and Stunts; as Broadcast on "Ladies Be Seated"; a 'Blue Network' Presentation [American Broadcasting System] Souvenir Edition [program]

By Ed East & Polly; Alvin Young

New York, New York: American Broadcasting System, 1944. First edition thus. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. Pamphlet style promotional brochure, octavo, 8 1/3" tall, 16 pages black and white with intertextual illustration, wire saddle stitch. A very good brochure over all, exterior moderately shelf worn and lightly soiled, paper lightly yellowed over all, binding solid.

$7.50

The Whirlpool: Published by the Junior Class Pennell Institute; Gray, Maine, May, 1940 [school yearbook]

By Editors: Jane Eaton, James Johnson, Thurza Sawyer, Helen Russell, et al

Gray Maine: Pennell Institute, 1940. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Small quarto, 10" tall, 68 pages with intertextual black and white photo illustration, wire saddle stitch, decorative stiff printed wraps. A very good, clean sturdy soft cover yearbook over all with minor shelf wear and rubbing, light exterior soiling primarily at spine fold where it was held, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with many class photos signed in pen by students and teachers.

$35.00

Valentine's Manual of Old New York

By Henry Collins Brown (editor)

New York, New York: Valentine's Manual Inc., 1925. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Very good/Without dust jacket. 12mo, 7 1/2" tall, xix + 404 pages, with intertextual illustration, gilt tiles on blue cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover over all with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, with a gift inscription from a previous owner on the front endpaper. This is a fond remembrance of the City in the 19th Century.

$16.50

The Man Who Changed How Boys and Toys Were Made [A. C. Gilbert]
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The Man Who Changed How Boys and Toys Were Made [A. C. Gilbert]

By Bruce Watson

New York, New York: Viking Press, 2002. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 216 pages, yellow and beige boards; b&w photographs. A near fine, clean hardcover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white. In a near fine, clean dust jacket, with original price. Inventor of the Erector set.

$9.50

1967 Miss Methuen Pageant; Methuen Junior Chamber of Commerce presents; [a preliminaycontest to the Miss America Pageant]

By Methuen Junior Chamber of Commerce/ Miss America Pageant

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Miss America Pageant, 1967. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Jane Anne Jayroe, Miss America 1967 cover. Magazine style quarto, 11" tall, unpaginated (approx. 32 pages), wire saddle stitch, stiff color wraps. A very good, clean, brochure with moderate shelf wear, binding solid, paper white.

$19.00

1966 Miss Methuen Pageant; Methuen Junior Chamber of Commerce presents; [a preliminaycontest to the Miss America Pageant]

By Methuen Junior Chamber of Commerce/ Miss America Pageant

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Miss America Pageant, 1966. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Deborah Bryant, Miss America 1966 cover. Magazine style quarto, 11" tall, unpaginated (approx. 32 pages), wire saddle stitch, stiff color wraps. A very good, clean, brochure with moderate shelf wear, binding solid, paper white.

$19.00

Hearts of Fire
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Hearts of Fire

By Kemp Battle

New York, New York: Three Rivers Press, 1997. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Octavo, 9" tall, xxi + 437 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.

$7.50

Sailing on the Ice and other stories from the Old Squire's Farm

By C. A. Stephens (Charles Asbury Stevens); compiled and edited by Charles G. Waug and Lary Glatz

Nashville, TN: Routledge Hill Press, 1996. Reprint. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Very good +/near fine. Duodecimo, 7 3/4" tall, 420 pages, brown quarter-cloth. A very good plus, clean, neat hard cover reprint with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, BUT light foxing to the fore-edges. With a nea fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$9.50

The Glorious Ninety-Two Members of the House o Representatives; Selections from a Journal of the Honorable House of Representatives, of His Majesty's Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New England; begun and held at Boston, in the county of Suffolk, December 30, 1767 and May 25, 1768

By Dennis A. Dooley, et al;

Boston, Massachusetts: Paul Revere Liberty Bowl Committee, 1949. First edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Very good/Without dust jacket. Quarto, 9 3/4" tall, 26 black and white plates + 72 pages; black quarter-cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover with light moderate shelf wear, binding solid, paper clean and lightly yellowed with a porevious owne's inscription on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Could Have Been Worse: true stories, embellishments, and outright lies

By Rebecca Rule

Concord, New Hampshire: Plaidswede, 2006. First edition. Original Wraps. Fine. Octavo, 9" tall, xii + 193 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A fine clean neat soft cover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

The Whittier-Town Sentinel ; Vol. 1, No. 1; Amesbury, Mass., June, 1922; 'Commencement Number' [ Amesbury High School Yearbook--class of 1922]

By Alan Marshall, Corinne Wilbur et al (editors); Ezra Trumbull, Edward F. H. Melia, Mervyn Rudd, Raphael Biron, Eric Kelly

Amesbury, Massachusetts: Amesbury High School, 1922. First edition. Wire saddle stitch. Good. The title page has a misspelling of 'Whittier' as 'Whitter.' Octavo pamphlet style, 9" tall, 24 pages, wire saddle stitch, stiff red printed wraps. A good original copy over all with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling, dampstaining and creasing from being folded; interior very good, generally clean but paper moderately yellowed. Named for the poet John Greenlef Whittier,

$25.00

Montgomery Ward & Co. ; Ward's Double Saving Sale [original 1930 mail-order sales catalog - catalogue]

By Montgomery Ward

Albany, New York: Montgomery Ward, 1930. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very Good. Original mail-order catalog. Quarto, 9 1/2 " tall, 150 pages, illustrated throughout with partial color, stiff color illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat large formate soct cover edition withmoderate shelf wear and light exterior soiling; binding solid, paper light to moderately yellowed. With ordering slip and envelope laid in.

$45.00

Old Days on Beacon Hill 1824 - 1924; Women's Municipal League (Souvenir Program)

By Katharine Bowlker, Allen Chamberlain, et al

Boston, Massachusetts: Old Days on Beacon Hill 1824 - 1924; Women's Municipal League, 1924. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good. Quarto brochure, 11 1/2" tall, 20 pages, wire and thread saddle stitch, stiff overize printed wraps. A good copy over all, looking better at first, with minor shelf wear and cover lightly soiled, but there is subtle dampstaining, and visible dampstaining at the bottom edge,as well as a fold crease at the center

$16.50

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