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LIKE THE LION'S TOOTH
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LIKE THE LION'S TOOTH

By Kellogg, Marjorie

NY, NY: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1972. 147 pp., 1/4 bound black cloth w/ orange boards; book has tiny pinhole in surface of front board; Dust jacket (in Mylar cover) has chipping and edge wear at flap fold corners and edges, with wear esp. pronounced at spine ends, also some soiling and rubbing on both front and back panels / Author of "Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon." /. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair to Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

JOYLEG

By Moore, Ward / Davidson, Avram

NY, NY: Pyramid Books, 1962. 160 pp., wraps, # F-805 / Cover art by "EMSH" (Ed Emshwiller). /. First Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Good.

$5.00

FIVE AGAINST THE SEA: A True Story of Courage and Survival

By Arias, Ron

NY, NY: New American Library, 1989. 226 pp., 1/4 black cloth w/ black boards & silver lettering, map-printed endpapers; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Book has slight depression to front portion of pages from flaw in jacket; Dust jacket has crease laminated in to inside front flap (manufacturing flaw), some light rubbing / Five Costa Rican fishermen adrift on the South Pacific for 142 days aboard their crippled 29 foot wooden fishing boat. Illustrated with 8 glossy pages of B&W photos. /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.50

VICTIM PRIME

By Sheckley, Robert

NY, NY: Signet, 1987. 221 pp., wraps, # AE4864 / Sequel to "The 10th Victim." Author of "Immortality, Inc." and "Mindswap." /. 1st Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Good to Very Good.

$5.00

TO CHALLENGE CHAOS

By Stableford, Brian M.

NY, NY: DAW Books, 1972. 160 pp., wraps, No. 7, Original Edition; Cover has very light pen marks & slight soiling, else fine / Cover art by Kelly Freas. /. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good.

$5.00

AND THEN THERE WERE NONE

By Christie, Agatha

NY, NY: Bantam Books, 1983. 194 pp., black leatherette w/ gold lettering & marbled endpapers; Book has very slight soil to page edges, else fine / Part of the Agatha Christie Mystery Collection. /. 8th Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket (as issued). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.00

THE VIRTUAL CAMPUS

By Foulke-ffeinberg, F.X.

Edinburg, TX: Cui Bono Books, 1998. iii, 235 pp. + bibliography & index; red leatherette boards w/ gold lettering & decoration / Author presents his theories on "electronic distant learning," or "EDL." F.X Foulke-ffeinberg is a pseudonym of "a scientist who has authored and edited many books." He is also the author of "Twilight of the Universities." /. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

SPACEHIVE

By Sutton, Jeff

NY, NY: Ace Books, 1960. 192 pp., wraps, # D-478, Original Edition; Previous owner's name to top of first page; edgewear w/ a crease to bottom corner of back cover; small nicks to fore edges of last few pages w/ tear to for edge of last page / "A Thrilling Novel of the First Men in Orbit" /. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good -.

$5.00

SONGS OF THE ROCKIES

By Hewes, Charles Edwin

Allen Park, CO: Egerton - Palmer, 1938. 375 pp., dark blue cloth w/ gold lettering & illustration; Book has small wear spot on front cover, wear to head of spine; cloth is worn through at 2 small spots where boards approach spine; corners bumped to curl inward; brown stain to bottom page edges; old price to top of front endpaper / This is a presentation copy SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper. Illustrated with drawings by Dean Babbcock. This edition contains additional material to previous editions: the 1915 ed. included material from 1907 to 19 1 5; the 1923 ed. added material from 1915 to 1922, more than tripling the overall size; this edition contains all material from previous editions, and includes an additional 50+ pages covering the period from 1922 to 1938. /. Signed by Author on Front Endpaper. First Thus. Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

THE PORNOGRAPHERS

By Nozaka, Akiyuki ( translated by Michael Gallagher ),

NY, NY: Knopf, 1968. (305) pp., deckle edges, red cloth w/ metallic-pink lettering; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Dust jacket has dampstains to top edge of front panel, base of spine, bottom edge of rear panel, bottom of rear flap; also a few tiny black spots on spine / Translated from the Japanese by Michael Gallagher. /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.00

G.B.S. ( George Bernard Shaw ), A FULL LENGTH PORTRAIT

By Pearson, Hesketh

NY, NY: Harper & Brothers, 1942. 390 pp., deckle edges, maroon cloth boards; Book shows some wear to head of spine, endpapers and deckle edges browning; Dust jacket (in Mylar cover) is well worn w/ pieces missing at head & foot of spine; wear & rubbing particularly to top, spine & flap fold edges, some scratches to front & rear panels and soiling to spine / "With the active assistance of George Bernard Shaw himself, Hesketh Pearson has written a wise, witty and unconventional biography of one of the greatest and most diverse personalities of our time." "The most Boswellian biography since Boswell's "Johnson.'" /. Seventh Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.75

FIELD GUIDE TO AMERICAN VICTORIAN FURNITURE

By Ormsbee, Thomas H.

NY, NY: Bonanza Books, 1952. xxxii, 428 pp., red paper-covered boards w/ black lettering; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Dust jacket shows edge wear, a few short edge tears, scratches & rub-lines to front panel, some light brown stains to rear panel / "The victorian furniture collector's . . . bible for . . . reference in-the field - providing quick and positive identification of any Victorian piece produced in this country between 1840 and 1880 . . ." Illustrates and describes more than 270 different pieces of Victorian furniture with drawings by Ernst Halberstadt. /. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.00

BILLY BUDD AND THE ENCANTADAS

By Melville, Herman

NY, NY: Airmont, 1966. 158 pp., wraps, # CL116 / Introduction by Neil H. Fisher. /. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good to Fine.

$7.00

PRACTICAL SAILOR LIBRARY ( 5 VOLUME SET )

By Keith, Lawrence ( edited by )

Riverdale, CT: Belvoir Publications, 1988. blue cloth w/ silver lettering; Dust jackets in Mylar; Each book has black "x" to bottom page edges (remainder mark?) else fine; Vol. I, OUTFITTING, Equipping A Boat for Performance, Comfort, and Safety; Vol. II, COMMISSIONING & DECOMMISSIONING, Preparing a New Boat/Seasonal Launching and Layup; Vol. III, MAINTENANCE & REPAIRS: Keeping Your Boat Looking and Operating Like New; Vol. IV, DO-IT-YOURSELF IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS: Upgrading for Increased Enjoyment and Enhanced Resale Value; Volume V, BUYING & SELLING: Making Sound Investments in a New or Used Boat; / All are illustrated with B&W photos, charts or drawings. /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$50.00

THE HANDBOOK OF SAILING

By Bond, Bob

NY, NY: Knopf, 1982. 352 pp., black cloth w/ silver lettering; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Jacket spine is a little darkened, small (1/2") wrinkled area to front panel from water drop / "A complete guide to all sailing techniques and procedures for the beginner and the experienced sailor." Illustrated with more than 1,250 diagrams, drawings, & photographs (many in color). With a foreword by Bill Robinson /. 3rd Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.50

WAR DRUMS AT EDEN PRARIE

By Nelson, Gladys Tirrell

St. Cloud, MN: North Star Press, 1976. 115 pp., yellow cloth w/ brown lettering & illust.; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Book has old price erasure to front endpaper, else fine; Dust jacket has 1" tear & crease to bottom right corner of front panel, as well as 2 shorter tears to top edge; wear at head of spine and some rubbing to edges / Inspired by stories of her great grandfather, Chesley Billings Tirrell, the author has recreated a period in early Minnesota history as a book for children. /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

THE MAMMOTH HUNTERS

By Auel, Jean M.

NY, NY: Crown, 1985. ix, 645 pp., 1/4 tan cloth w/ reddish brown boards & gold lettering, map printed endpapers; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; previous owner's name to top of front endpaper, slight soiling to page edges / Third novel in the Earth 's Children series. Previous entries are "The Clan of the Cave Bear" and "The Valley of the Horses." /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good to Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

FOLLOW ME

By Reilly, Helen

NY, NY: Random House, 1960. Printed black spine, boards printed w/ Random House logos; Book has wear to bottom edges & to head of spine, boards & pages are browning, UPC label on front paste down; front endpaper has some card pocket remains, a 2" tear at bottom w/ 1/4" X 2" piece missing from bottom edge; Dust jacket (in Mylar cover) has significant edge and corner wear, rubbing & scuffing, remains of tape on spine / A Detective Todhunter mystery. /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$8.50

DEJA DEAD

By Reichs, Kathy

NY, NY: Scribners, 1997. 411 pp., 1/4 bound black w/ gray boards & silver lettering; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Book has slight wear to spine ends; Dust jacket has closed tear to edge of spine, back panel is a little "rumpled" / A forensic thriller. Author's first novel. /. Book Club Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$6.00

BLUE STAR

By Duncan, Kunigunde ( as told from the life of Corabelle Fellows )

Caldwell, ID: Caxton, 1940. 211 pp., silver cloth w/ blue lettering & decorations; Book has wear to corners & spine ends, a few spots of light soil, slightly darkened spine, library stamps to title page and last page, checkout slip to rear endpaper, adhesive strip to rear pastedown / The Story of Corabelle Fellows, teacher at Dakota Missions, 1884-1888. Contains a list of Sioux-Cheyenne words at the back of the book. /. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$15.00

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