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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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Dover Publications. Very Good. 2010. Softcover. 0486246094 . First edition thus. This is an unabridged republication of the first edition published by G. P. Putnam, 1954. From the back: The translator is T. H. White, author of The Once and Future King and outstanding medievalist. Of The Book of Beasts, White writes: "No Latin prose bestiary… Read more
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The Man Who Was Magic : A Fable of Innocence

by Gallico, Paul

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Published
1966
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Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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Garden City: Doubleday. Good in Good dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. First printing. Red cloth with decorated spine. Slight lean, foxed top edge. The dust jacket is edge worn, sticker residual and foxed inside. Now in a clear archival cover. A young, strangely dressed man comes to Magiea, the wonderful city of conjurors, magicians… Read more
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University of New Mexico Press. Very Good. 1992. Softcover. 0826310117 . Fifth printing. 239 pages. Illustrated. A clean copy with some light edge wear with tight binding and no marks or corner turns. Notes, a pronunciation guide, and a glossary enhance the reader's appreciation of the text.; 8.9 X 5.9 X 0.5 inches; 239 pages… Read more
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Tales of the Home Folks in Peace and War

by Harris, Joel Chandler

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Published
N.D.
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Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued
Edition
First Thus
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New York: Mckinlay, Stone & Mackenzie. Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued. N.D.. First Thus. Hardcover. Maroon-red cloth, blind stamped cover with gilt spine lettering and decoration. Booklovers Edition. c 1915. Decorative endpages. 417 pages. Illustrated by E Boyd Smith including frontispiece. Former owners Chinese Chop on lower ffep. Bumped corners, worn ends and… Read more
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Swine Lake

by Marshall, James; Maurice Sendak (Illustrator)

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Published
1999
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780062051714
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Harpercollins. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. 0062051717 . First printing. Near fine with light erasure ffep. The dust jacket is about near fine, unclipped but with some light shelf wear and back cover scuff. A delightful story of intended mayhem turned! Sendak's illustrations are a story in themselves. An exceptionally… Read more
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A Book of Unicorns

by Poltarnees, Welleran

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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La Jolla, CA: Green Tiger Press. Very Good. 1978. Softcover. A Star & Elephant Book. Later printing indicated by the note of appreciation of Rufgier Robert Beer's correcting the errors within the first edition on the copyright page. Numerous line drawings from many various historic and literary pieces and 12 beautiful full-color plates tipped in,… Read more
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The High Kings

by Chant, Joy

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Published
1983
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Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780553050455
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Bantam. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. 0553050451 . Illustrated by George Sharp. Light tone on the DJ spine along with minor edge wear. Small spot inside the back cover. A solid, attractive copy. The High Kings, took second place in the Locus Poll Award, won the 1984 World Fantasy Special… Read more
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A History of the Ostrogoths

by Burns, Thomas S.

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Published
1984
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780253328311
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Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 0253328314 . Pristine book with very slight ding on the DJ edge. Xvii, 1-299 pp. Extensive Notes & Bliography. Index. This work "traces their initial contact with the Roman world in the third century through the dissolution of their kingdom in Italy… Read more
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Warriors of Arthur

by Matthews, John & Bob Stewart & R. J. Stewart & Richard Hook

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Published
1988
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780713719000
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Blandford Pr. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1988. Hardcover. 0713719001 . Hardcover in Burgundy boards in Fine unmarked condition in Fine jacket. " Details the culture, weapons and places associated with King Arthur and compares his true sixth century origins to the romances and chronicles of the Middle Ages " ; 10 X 7.80 X… Read more
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The Gigantic Book of Pirate Stories

by Brennan, Steve

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Published
2007
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9781602391567
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Skyhorse Publishing. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2007. Hardcover. 1602391564 . Hardcover in red boards w black cloth spine, in Fine unmarked condition in Fine jacket. " Anyone who loves a good story full of excitement, adventure, thrills, and laughs will find this massive collection (more than 800 pages!) irresistible. Over the years, thousands of… Read more
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The Complete Illustrated Book of Card Magic: The Principles and Professional Techniques Fully Revealed in Text and Photographs

by Gibson, Walter B

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Published
1969
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Very Good with no dust jacket
ISBN
9780385063142
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Garden City, New York: Doubleday. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1969. Hardcover. 0385063148 . Fully illustrated text 454 pp + [16] page illustrated, first appearance, glossary of terms. Without the original dust jacket, this book remains clean, straight and tightly bound. Walter Brown Gibson (1897 – 1985) was an American author and professional magician, who was… Read more
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Sharing Literature With Children: A Thematic Anthology

by Butler, Francelia

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Published
1977
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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New York & London: Longman. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Wonderful color dust jacket by Maurice Sendak even with some surface damage and short closed tear, remains attractive. Now in clear archival cover. The green cloth covered board has a small stain on the spines tail and lightly worn edges. xx… Read more
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The Voyage of the "Dawn Treader" ; The Chronicles of Narnia

by LEWIS, C. S.

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Published
1997
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Very Good in Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780001831797
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COLLINS. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1997. Hardcover. 0001831798 . Hardcover in blue boards Very Good in Good jacket. " Through this enchanted painting Edmund and Lucy, accompanied by their unwilling and unpleasant cousin Eustace, once again enter the magical world of Narnia. " ; The Chronicles of Narnia; 8.58 X 5.28 X 0.87 inches; 192… Read more
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Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes

by de Angeli, Marguerite

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Published
1954
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Fair
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Garden City N. Y.: Doubleday & Co.. Fair. 1954. Hardcover. Tan cloth with blue & orange lettering. 192 pp. de Angeli's beautiful illustrations throughout, many are in full color. Index. Worn ends and corners, soiled cover along with finger soil and spots inside. Loose (not broken) front hinge. A nice reading copy. ; 8vo .… Read more
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The Ruinous Face

by Hewlett, Maurice

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Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Harper. Very Good. 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth stamped in blind and gilt. Frontispiece and 3 plates with all cover tissue's red lettered. Beautiful boarder illustrations on all pages. 43 pp. The story of Helen of Troy. First section loose. Spine title faded, else bright and clean with worn corner tips and… Read more
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Shadow in the Bridge World

by Wiss, Mike Dorn

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Published
1993
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Very Good+
ISBN
9780969721307
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White Rock, BC: JBF Press. Very Good+. 1993. Softcover. Signed by Author; 0969721307 . Signed by the author. Some surface warping and a readers crease. A collection of thirteen short stories of bridge told with humour and panache, and played in varied locations: on a Hawai`ian cruise, on a corporate jet, on a Rocky Mountain train ride,… Read more
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

by Untermeyer, Louis

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Published
1947
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Random House. Fine. 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Bound in heavily decorated cloth covers in red and black. Richly illustrated. Book has no wear. Slipcase has a touch of rubbing. Clean copy with clean internals. ; 8vo ; 149 pp pages .
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The Housebreaker of Shady Hill, and Other Stories

by Cheever, John

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Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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[New York]: Harper. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1958. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in green boards w green cloth spine, in Near Fine unmarked in Near Fine jacket with Protective cover, edge wear and small tares ; 8vo ; 185 pp pages; fair .
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Carry On, Mr. Bowditch

by Latham, Jean Lee

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Published
2003
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Very Good
ISBN
9780618250745
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HMH Books for Young Readers. Very Good. 2003. Softcover. 0618250743 . VG Trade paperback ; 8.20 X 5.40 X 0.70 inches; 256 pp pages .
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