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Green Mansions

by Hudson, W.H.

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Published
1944
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New York: Random House. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1944. Hardcover. Illustrations by McKnight E. Kauffer. Color frontispiece and 9 plates; green chapter heading illustrations. Forward by John Glasworthy 303 pages. Quarter yellow cloth with gilt label, green decorative paper-covered sides with matching endpapers, top edge tinted. The spine has… Read more
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Portland, Oregon: Sanborn & Carter. Very Good. 1849. Hardcover. Revised Edition. (1847). viii, 408 pp. 7.25" X 4.5". About VG. First free endpage is partially adhered to the paste down; foxing throughout, back board loose with separation of the last 3 leafs, some paper loss of same. Notes written with pencil in beautiful script on blank pages… Read more
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Friendly Menus (and Wisconsin Meat Industry ephemera)

by Lambert, Ella Liner

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Published
1948
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Wisconsin: Wisconsin State Brewers' Association. Very Good. 1948. Hardcover. Printed stiff paper cover with staple binding. 32 pages. The menus and recipes are organized by season to promote beer as the beverage. There is a list of Wisconsin Breweries inside the back cover. The text is illustrated in orange and browns with period style graphics. One page… Read more
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Milwaukee, WI: The Settlement Cook Book Co. Good with no dust jacket. 1941. Hardcover. Twenty-fourth edition, Enlarged and Revised. xlvi, 623 pages. First printed in 1901. A solid copy in heavily toned white washable oil cloth. Red publisher stain to all edges is . The interior is clean. Binding is shakey, no loose… Read more
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Milwaukee, WI: The Settlement Cook Book Co. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1941. Hardcover. Twenty-fourth edition, Enlarged and Revised. xlvi, 623 pages. First printed in 1901 "The book was modified each year and offers a glimpse into the changes in American Life in the early 20th century." This edition's recipes retain much of… Read more
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The Skyline Trail: A Book of Western Verse

by Davies, Mary Carolyn

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Published
1924
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Very Good
Edition
Limited Edition
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Indianapolis,: The Bobbs-Merrill Co. Very Good. 1924. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author & Illustrator . Signed by Author. Limited Numbered. 73/1000. 159 pages. Frontispiece. Roughly opened; no torn pages but very jagged edges. Attratctive copy with bumped ends and corner tips. A collection dedicated to the Pioneers. Davies was a prolific Oregon writer whose promising… Read more
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Handcraft in Sweden

by Hemslojden, Den Svenska

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Published
1951
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Stockholm: LTs Forlag. Very Good. 1951. Hardcover. Stiff paper cover. Text in Swedish and English. 48 pages. [98] pages of black and white photographs plates with captions. Inside cover has a Map of Sweden inside the front cover. ; 8vo .
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Sherry

by Croft-Cooke, Rupert

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Published
1955
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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London: Putnam. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition. A history of Sherry. Rupert Croft-Cooke writes "(O)f the sherry country, of burning, beautiful vineyards, of devoted, gay labourers whose lives are bound up with the bodegas, of the immense vaults, as dark and silent as cathedrals...". 231 Pages. Map Endpages.… Read more
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Ober-Ammergau and the Passion Play: A Practical and Historical Handbook for Visitors

by Day, E. Hermitage

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Published
1910
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: A. R. Mowbray & Company Limited. Very Good. 1910. First Edition. Softcover. Second printing. Original paper dust jacket with ornate red and black lettering on the front and spine over a card wrapper. 6" X 4". 96pp. 24 black and white illustration photographs. The cover is somewhat discolored from age and wear, all edges are… Read more
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How to Prepare and Serve a Meal and Interior Decoration

by Lansdown, Lillian B

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Published
1922
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Very Good
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New York: Social Mentor Publications. Very Good. 1922. First Edition. Softcover. Original grey paper wraps. 64 pp. including 2 page publisher catalog. Illustrated (table settings). The spine is sunned and the corner tips worn, there is a faint moisture line on the back cover. No reading crease, it appears unread. About very good. (Bitting, 273) … Read more
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Pennsylvania Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church Recipes (Oklahoma City)

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N.D.
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University Press of Oklahoma City University. Very Good. N.D.. Hardcover. (Charity/ Fund Raiser Cook Book, Oklahoma City) Stiff paper, saddle staple bound. 63, [1] pages. Frontispiece is a b&w photograph of the church building. Local advertisements throughout. Not found in "Culinary America. Uncommon. Very Good with general tone and surface soil; some smudges and spotting. No… Read more
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The New Tale of a Tub; An Adventure in Verse

by Bayley, F.W.N

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Published
1854
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Good
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New York: Wiley. Good. 1854. Hardcover. With Illustrations by Lieutenant J.S. Cotton. 23 pages with vignette on title page and 6 amusing plates, all with original tissue cover. 8 X 5". There is a charming gift inscription on the ffep. Good only. Blue blind stamped cloth binding with gilt title, all extremities worn. The… Read more
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Rhubarb (Rudy Vallee bookplate)

by Smith, Allen

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Published
1946
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Near Fine in Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Drawings by Leo Hershfield. Rudy Vallee Ex Libris personalized bookplate with his autopen signature and caricature portrait. Brilliant dark green decorated stamped cloth with light wear to the ends and corner tips; one corner bumped. Original dust jacket is price clipped, worn… Read more
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Medici Pictures

by Sales Catalogue

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Published
1950
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Good+
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London: The Medici Society. Good+. 1950. Hardcover. Erich S. Herrmann, Inc., Sales catalogue. Assumed complete with 32 pages illustrated in color plus 1/2 page (vertical half) plus 1 page reference and errata slip tipped in inside the front cover. Stiff card with cloth binding; clear laminate peeling, both covers; black cloth spine loosened at the head.… Read more
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Child Rhymes with Hoosier Pictures

by Riley, James Whitcomb

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Published
1898
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Very Good-
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Indianapolis,: Bobbs-Merrill. Very Good-. 1898. Hardcover. Lovely gift inscription dated 1901. Green cloth with gilt decoration. Lovey book now somewhat dull and worn with fadded spine and edges, and bumped corners. Inside there are two loose pages laid in, ffep & Table of Contents; else there are no missing or marked pages; no broken hinges or … Read more
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Aurora Leigh

by Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

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N.D.
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Chicago & New York: Belford, Clarke & Company. Near Fine. N.D.. Hardcover. (c1888) Bright, Eastlake Victorian cover art with bright gilt highlights; all edges gilt. Decorative endpages; frontispiece with original tissue guard. Red line boarder on each page; 335 pages. Prize inscription dated 1888 on ffep. Scattered foxing throughout. Remains an exceptionally handsome copy. A… Read more
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The Little Savage

by Marryat, Captain

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Published
1889
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London: George Routledge and Sons. Very Good. 1889. Hardcover. Nice decorated front and back, red cloth with bright gilt on the cover. 439 pp + 4 page publisher catalogue. With Forty-nine illustrations by A. W. Cooper and eight full-page plates by Sir John Gilbert, R.A. Overall a nice copy. The board edges are rubbed and cover… Read more
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The Freshening Breeze

by Alley, Rewi

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Published
1977
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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First Edition
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Peking (China): New World Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. iv, 182 p., [1] frontispiece portrait. Laid in is what is assumed a train ticket with notes in English. Dust Jacket is better than very good with edges worn and toned. The boards are brilliant green with bright gilt lettering; the… Read more
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Making things from Discards: Beautiful and Practical Creations with Bottles, Bread Dough, Tin Cans, Egg Cartons, Plastics and Folded Magazines

by Williams, Hazel Pearson

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Published
1973
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New York: Bounty Books. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1973. Hardcover. 180 pages. Illustrated throughout in full color; two color and black and white photographs and line drawings. A plethora of retro-vintage crafts! Table of Contents: Bottle Cutting and Decorating; Egg Carton Magic; Egg Carton Flowers; Folded Magazine Novelties; Plastic Masquerade; Plastic Bottle Fun;… Read more
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Eerdmans' Book of Christian Classics

by Zundel, Veronica

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Published
1985
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Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. 125 pages. Illustrations throughout. Cloth over board, clean with sharp corners and ends. The dust jacket is scuffed with light soil and rolled edges. Gathering together extracts from the work of over sixty authors, from the first Christian centuries,… Read more
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