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Pioneer Swinger Number 1 ( Dallas - Ft.Worth)

by Neil Gray, Editor

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Dale Steffey Books
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$75.00

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New York: Corydon Publications, Inc. No Date, circa early 1970s. 20 pp. in stapled wrappers. Fine, as issued. Loaded with classified advertisements for swingingers with black and white nude photographs, numerous ads for sex-related items. Named the Pioneer Swinger in honor of Eddie Abel, of "the Corydn Insider" fame. Intended for swingers in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area and members… Read more
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"Morris Goes to the Movies" 1991 MORRIS ( the Cat ) Calendar

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$50.00

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No Place: Star-Kist, Inc. , 1991. Advertising calendar for the year 1991. Fine, 13" w x 11" h with spiral binding. The twelve months each with a different picture. Morris the Cat became the advertising mascot for 9Lives brand cat food in 1968. One of the most successful campaigns in advertising history, his successors are still featured in the… Read more
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"Morris for President" 1988 MORRIS ( the Cat ) Calendar

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$50.00

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No Place: Star-Kist, Inc. , 1988. Advertising calendar for the year 1988. Fine, 12" w x 11" h with spiral binding. The twelve months each with a different picture and one page of manufacturer's coupons. Morris the Cat became the advertising mascot for 9Lives brand cat food in 1968. One of the most successful campaigns in advertising history, his successors… Read more
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"Morris Goes to Hollywood " 1989 MORRIS ( the Cat ) Calendar

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing
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No Place: Star-Kist, Inc. , 1989. Advertising calendar for the year 1989. Fine, 12" w x 11" h with spiral binding. The twelve months each with a different picture. Morris the Cat became the advertising mascot for 9Lives brand cat food in 1968. One of the most successful campaigns in advertising history, his successors are still featured in the… Read more
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Warden Ragen of Joliet ; Famous Warden of One of the World's Toughest Prisons

by Erickson, Gladys A. ; Introduction By Joseph E. Ragen, Foreword By Harry Reutlinger ; Illustrated with Photographs

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1957
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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New Yo K: E. P. Dutton, 1957. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHOR Gladys A. Ericson and Warden Joseph Ragen, and with collectible dust jacket SCARCE THUS. Near Fine, prior owner name in pencil, bit of shelf rubbing, rear end page bottom corner creases. In a Very Good dust jacket, light edge wear. . SIGNED BY AUTHORS. First Edition. Cloth.… Read more
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The Thread That Runs So True

by Stuart, Jesse

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1949
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949. Near Fine, tiny rubs to cloth at tips, in a Very Good dust jacket, old internal tape mends at spine, 1/4" paper loss at spine ends due to chips otherwise a clean and bright jacket, SCARCE in collectible condition. Sub-titled "A Mountain School-Teacher Tells His Story". One of Kentucky's most beloved authors. . First… Read more
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Simmons Hospital and Institution Catalogue , No. 16: Beds. Mattresses. Springs, Built for Sleep: Steel Furniture and Equipment

by The Simmons Company

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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New York: The Simmons Company, 1929. SCARCE. Very Good, oversized wrappers with small edge tears and chips and light soiling, internally Fine. 93 pp. with numerous black and white photographs. . First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Fundamentals of Dress Construction

by Sibylla Manning and Anna M. Donaldson

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1926
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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New York: The Macmillan Co,, 1926. SCARCE classic book on dress construction. Near Fine, prior owner name neatly blacked out at bottom of front end page. 223 pp. including Appendix and Index, numerous diagrams throughout. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Tree Where Man Was Born / The African Experience

by Peter Matthiessen; Eliot Porter

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1972
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525222651
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$100.00

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New York: E. P. Dutton, 1972. First Edition stated, in dark brown cloth and with 2 prices front flap, the true First Edition. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket, tiny chip at top and bottom edge of rear spine fold. . First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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New Worlds to Conquer

by Halliburton, Richard

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill, 1929. SIGNED BY AUTHOR at top of map front end page. Near Fine, no jacket, cloth a bit rubbed at tips, slight toning. A handsome SIGNED BY AUTHOR copy. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Moon Walk

by Jackson, Michael

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385247122
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$50.00

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New York: Doubleday, 1988. Near Fine, light soiling to boards, in a Fine dust wrapper. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Birds Over America

by Peterson, Roger Tory

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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New York: Dodd Mead, 1948. An uncommon book, and especially so SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on half-title page - "To David and Elizabeth Frey with my best regards Roger T. Peterson". Lacking the fragile glassine dust jacket, Very Good Plus, spine sun faded a bit. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Art of Practical Whist

by Drayson, Col, A. W.

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Published
1880
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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New York: George Routledge & Sons, 1880. Very Good, cloth worn at spine ends, prior owner name front end page, front end page starting to separate. 215 pages + 13 pages of publisher's ads. . First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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London: Houlston & Wright, 1857. "Tenth Thousand. By the Author of 'The Reason Why - General Science,' &c.". Very Good Plus, small scrape top corner front end page, top edge dusty. Contents are clean, tight, and unmarked. Embossed brown cloth with gilt decorations and title, advertising endpages for "The Reason Why Series". 352 pgs with questions index. A fascinating look… Read more
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The Girl's Week-Day Book

by White, Dorothy

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Published
1836
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First American Edition
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$75.00

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New York: The London Religious Tract Society / William Jackson , 1836. Revised for an American audience. Frontis illustration "Feeding the Swans" by H. Melville. Leather spine label with gilt title and decorations, tan cloth with dark brown leather spine. Bookplate of Frances Emma Watkins, noted anthropologist who specialized in the American Southwest, on front paste down. Very Good… Read more
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So Youth May Know : New Viewpoints on Sex and Love

by Dickerson, Roy

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Printing
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$50.00

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New York: Association Press, 1930. Second Printing, March 1930. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on front endpage -"To Will H. Hays- In sincere appreciation of a very pleasant acquaintance, Roy E. Dickerson February 11, 1931". A wonderful ASSOCIATION COPY, Will H. Hays was notoriously the first President of Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America (MPPDA), which under his guidance… Read more
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The Science of Swimming

by Counsilman, James E.

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Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Twelfth Printing
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$50.00

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Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1968. Twelfth Printing of this classic book on competitive swimming by the legendary Coach James "Doc" Counsilman. Near Fine, prior owner name front pastedown, completely covered by front flap, and small bookstore stamp front endpage. In a Very Good dustjacket with light edgewear . . Twelfth Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Spontaneous Activity in Education; The Advanced Montessori Method

by Montessori, Maria

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Reprint
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$75.00

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Cambridge, MA: Robert Bentley, Inc., 1964. 1964 reprint of this classic study in education. Very Good Plus, edges of page block lightly soiled, faint sticker shadow endpages. Contents are clean, tight and unmarked. In a Very Good dustjacket slight spine fading of red title and a few tiny chips at head of spine. . Reprint. Cloth. Very Good Plus/Very Good.… Read more
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Karl Martz Potter Retrospective

by Martz, Karl; Bowie, Theodore

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$115.00

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Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Art Museum, 1977. Near Fine, wrappers lightly soiled. Scarce. Contents are clean, tight and unmarked. A must-have for the serious Martz collector. . First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Breads of France and How to Bake Them in Your Own Kitchen

by Clayton, Jr., Bernard

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
4th Printing
ISBN
9780672520716
Item Price
$75.00

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Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill, 1978. SIGNED by Author Bernard Clayton , Jr., and SCARCE thus, on the half-title page. Near Fine in a Very Good Plus dustjacket, 3 small edge tears and light wear at the edges. 4th Printing of the First Edition.. SIGNED. 4th Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good Plus.
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