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A Book of Unicorns
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A Book of Unicorns

By Poltarnees, Welleran

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, one larger plate with two images side by side with original captions from L. Leslie Brooke's "Ring O' Roses (1922). A truly wonderful collection; thoughtfully enjoyed with corner tip and edge wear, a small stain/smudge inside the cover but no other markings or creases.; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$25.50

The High Kings
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The High Kings

By Chant, Joy

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 Award for Professional Work. and was also a nominee of the Hugo Award for Best Non-Fiction Book.; 10.20 X 7.90 X 1 inches; 237 pages .

$25.50

A History of the Ostrogoths
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A History of the Ostrogoths

By Burns, Thomas S.

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 in 554. It depicts early Ostrogothic society and studies the interactions between these barbarians and the Roman Empire - relations and exchanges which played an important role in the metamorphosis, rise, and fall of Ostrogothic society."; 9.20 X 6.40 X 1.30 inches; 320 pages .

$25.50

The Age of Chivalry
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The Age of Chivalry

By Funcken, Liliane & Fred Funcken

London: Ward Lock. Near Fine. 1980. Hardcover. 0706358082 . Pictorial hardcover with mild bumps to ends & corners else a fine copy. Part 1 only of 3 titles in the series. Profusely illustrated in color. The 8th to the 15th Century: Helmets and mail; Tournaments and heraldic bearings; Bows and crossbows. An exceptionally nice copy. ; Arms and Uniforms; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 112 pages .

$34.00

Warriors of Arthur
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Warriors of Arthur

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

Blandford Pr. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1988. Hardcover. 9780713719000 . 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 0.90 inches; 192 pp pages .

$8.50

The Supremes ;  A Saga of Motown Dreams, Success, and Betrayal  A Saga of  Motown Dreams, Success, and Betrayal
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The Supremes ; A Saga of Motown Dreams, Success, and Betrayal A Saga of Motown Dreams, Success, and Betrayal

By Ribowsky, Mark

Da Capo Press. Fine. 2010. Softcover. 9780306818738 . As New Trade paperback " The Supremes is a sprawling tale of unforgettable music, cutthroat ambition, and heartbreaking betrayal. Mark Ribowsky explodes Dreamgirl fantasies by taking the reader behind the closed doors of Motown to witness the rise of group leader Diana Ross, the creation of timeless classics like “Where Did Our Love Go?,” and the dramatic power struggles within Detroit's fabled music factory. " ; 8.90 X 5.98 X 1.42 inches; 480 pp pages .

$8.50

The Gigantic Book of Pirate Stories
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The Gigantic Book of Pirate Stories

By Brennan, Steve

Skyhorse Publishing. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2007. Hardcover. 9781602391567 . 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 tales both true and fantastic have been told about the dastardly thievery of pirates, and their rum-drunk exploits and high-seas violence never fail to delight. Compiled here are more than 100 of the very best pirate yarns ever created on history’s most debaucherous scalawags. The stories, songs, and verses include writing by Daniel Defoe, Mark Twain, Joseph Conrad, James Fenimore Cooper, Robert Louis Stevenson, and many more. This is 800 pages of true treasure! " ; 9.30 X 7.80 X 2.50 inches; 800 pp pages .

$12.75

The Complete Illustrated Book of Card Magic: The Principles and  Professional Techniques Fully Revealed in Text and Photographs
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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

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 perhaps best known for his work on the pulp fiction character The Shadow. Gibson, under the pen-name Maxwell Grant. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall .

$25.50

Sharing Literature With Children: A Thematic Anthology
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Sharing Literature With Children: A Thematic Anthology

By Butler, Francelia

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 + 492 pages. A thematically arranged anthology of folklore, myths, fiction, poetry, biographies, and essays. A handsome copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$21.25

The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrún
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The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrún

By Tolkien, J.R.R. & Christopher Tolkien

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2009. First Printing. Hardcover. 9780547273426 . First Printing. Hardcover in brown boards Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket. " The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrún is a previously unpublished work by J.R.R. Tolkien, written while Tolkien was Professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford during the 1920s and ‘30s, before he wrote The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. It makes available for the first time Tolkien’s extensive retelling in English narrative verse of the epic Norse tales of Sigurd the Völsung and The Fall of the Niflungs. It includes an introduction by J.R.R. Tolkien, drawn from one of his own lectures on Norse literature, with commentary and notes on the poems by Christopher Tolkien. " ; 8.30 X 5.60 X 1.40 inches; 377 pp pages .

$17.00

The Voyage of the "Dawn Treader"  ; The Chronicles of Narnia
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The Voyage of the "Dawn Treader" ; The Chronicles of Narnia

By LEWIS, C. S.

COLLINS. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1997. Hardcover. 9780001831797 . 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 pp pages .

$8.50

Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes
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Book of Nursery and Mother Goose Rhymes

By de Angeli, Marguerite

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 .

$15.30

The Ruinous Face
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The Ruinous Face

By Hewlett, Maurice

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 ends. ; 8vo .

$21.25

Shadow in the Bridge World
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Shadow in the Bridge World

By Wiss, Mike Dorn

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, in an exclusive country club, and many other settings. Lauded by Eric Kokish of the Montreal Gazette,Alan Truscott of the New York Times, Linda Lee of Canadian Masterpoint, Paul Soloway, world #1 masterpoint holder, Zia, man about world, and many other top professionals. ; 8.40 X 5.50 X 0.70 inches; 200 pages .

$6.80

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

By Untermeyer, Louis

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 .

$15.30

The Book of Guinevere ;  Legendary Queen of Camelot  Legendary Queen of  Camelot
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The Book of Guinevere ; Legendary Queen of Camelot Legendary Queen of Camelot

By Hopkins, Andrea

Crescent Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1996. First Printing. Hardcover. 0517142694 . First Printing. Hardcover in brown boards in Fine unmarked in Fine jacket with Protective cover.; 9.13 X 6.30 X 0.71 inches; 96 pp pages .

$10.20

The Housebreaker of Shady Hill, and Other Stories
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The Housebreaker of Shady Hill, and Other Stories

By Cheever, John

[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 .

$68.00

Carry On, Mr. Bowditch
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Carry On, Mr. Bowditch

By Latham, Jean Lee

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

$5.95

Happles and Cinnamunger
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Happles and Cinnamunger

By Shura, Mary Francis & Bertram M. Tormey

Dodd Mead. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1981. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0396080022 . First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover in brown cloth boards in Fine condition in Fine jacket with Protective cover. ; 8.10 X 5.30 X 0.70 inches; 157 pp pages .

$6.80

Tales of King Arthur
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Tales of King Arthur

By Randell, Daniel & Randall Ronne & Graham Howells

Bookmart. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2002. Hardcover. 9781843220671 . Hardcover in Fine unmarked condition in Fine jacket ; 11.89 X 9.21 X 0.55 inches; 80 pp pages .

$10.20

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