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WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE PURPLE MARTIN, AMERICA'S MOST WANTED BIRD

By Wade, J. L.

Griggsville, IL: J. L. Wade, 1979. 240 pp., pictorial wraps; Book has some light rubbing & a light scratch to front cover, light crease to top corner of same / "A purple martin can eat 2,000 mosquitoes per day!" /. 7th Print.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.50

GONE AWAY

By Brooks, David H.

NY, NY: Harper's Magazine Press, 1975. 232 pp., 1/4 brown cloth w/ tan boards & gold lettering; DJ in Mylar cover; book has two bumps to bottom edge of front board; top corners of both boards lightly bumped; hospital library stamps to free endpapers, but no other sign of ex-lib; DJ has wear at spine ends w/ a very short worn tear each to head & foot of spine (about 1/8"); light wear at ends of flap folds; some faint rubbing overall, visible only against the light; small crease to top corner of front inside flap / ". . . that rare contemporary novel in which the characters are surrounded by love." / . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/Good to Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$24.00

THE RESCUE OF MISS YASKELL and Other Pipe Dreams

By Baker, Russell

NY, NY: Congdon & Weed, 1983. 294 pp., 1/4 tan cloth w/ reddish-brown boards, blue & copper lettering; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Book has wear to cloth at top & bottom as well as spots of foxing, light wear to bottom edges of boards; Jacket has very light wear to top of rear fold, creases to front inside flap, some very light rubbing / Pulitzer Prize winning author of "Growing Up." /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Very Good -. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$10.00

BERKELEY POETS COOPERATIVE 18

By Entrekin, Charles (and others -editor)

Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Poets Workshop & Press, 1980. 82 pp., pictorial wraps; book shows wear to spine esp. to ends w/ a rub near top, light to moderate edge wear overall, light rubbing to covers w/ a number of small nicks, rubs, scratches, front cover has crease along spine, light crease to top inside corner of back cover / Paperback magazine of poetry w/ some prose. poets include: Philip Dacey, Bruce Boston, Don Skiles, Dennis W. Folly, Jane Rosenthal, John McKernan, Diane Donovan. /. n/a. Trade Paperback. Good. Illus. by Anthony Dubovsky. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

AUGUST CELEBRATION: A MOLECULE OF HOPE FOR A CHANGING WORLD
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AUGUST CELEBRATION: A MOLECULE OF HOPE FOR A CHANGING WORLD

By Grover, Linda

Carson City, NV: Gilbert, Hoover & Clarke, 1993. vi, 168 pp., pictorial wraps; Book has light wear to edges & corners; waviness to first 16 pages of book where connected to spine / . 2nd Printing. Trade Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.00

TURTLES
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TURTLES

By Roberts, Mervin F.

Neptune City, NJ: T.F.H., 1988. 93 pp., glossy pictorial boards; book has a few light scratches to boards / Illustrated w/ 95 full-color photos & drawings. ". . . easy-to-follow recommendations about selecting and caring for a pet turtle." /. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as issued). Illus. by R. D. Zinck / John R. Quinn. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.50

THE COLLECTED TALES OF A.E. COPPARD

By Coppard, A. E.

NY, NY: Knopf, 1951. viii, 532 pp., deckle edges; green cloth w/ gold lettering/decoration; Book shows wear to head of spine & bottom edges; some insect damage to top edges of boards; mark from small round sticker removal to top left of front board; corners bumped; prev. owner's name to front endpaper / Stories selected by the author. Rear flap of jacket giving author info laid in at back of book. /. Book Club Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.50

SITUATION GOLF

By Palmer, Arnold

NY, NY: Saturday Review Press, 1972. 83 pp., pictorial wraps; book is worn at ends & edges of spine, small crease to top corner of front cover plus light rubbing & a few minor nicks, some light soil & minor stains to back cover / "A complete program of golf strategy by one of the world's greatest pros . . ." Illustrated w/ B&W paintings & photos. /. First Trade Paper Edition. Trade Paperback. Good. Illus. by Jesus J. Gutierrez. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$6.00

CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENT TODAY IN SOVIET RUSSIA

By LeFever, Robert

NY, NY: Exposition Press, 1962. 76 pp., red cloth w/ black lettering; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Book shows moderate wear at corners; corners bumped; Jacket shows light wear to spine ends & flap folds; some rubbing to spine esp. at edges, small dampstains to lower portion; some rubbing to front & rear panels; rear panels has small piece missing at top edge (1/8" x 1/4"), 3 very short tears w/ small creases to bottom edge / The constitution of the U.S.S.R. annotated and explained. Author of "The Nature of Man and His Government." /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good to Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

THE OXFORD COMPANION TO CLASSICAL LITERATURE

By Harvey, Sir Paul (compiled & edited by)

London, UK: Oxford Unversity Press, 1959. xiv, 468 pp., dark blue cloth w/ gold lettering; Book has wear to corners, spine ends, top & bottom edges of boards; prev. owner's name blacked w/ marker to front pastedown; erasure to front endpaper; lightly browned areas to endpapers; very small nick to top edges of several pages / Illustrated with 16 pages of B&W drawings and maps at rear of book. /. edition not stated. Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.75

SQUARELY BEHIND THE BEAVERS

By Paine, Philbrook

NY, NY: Norton, 1963. 188 pp., deckled edges, putty colored cloth spine w/ red-black patterned boards & red lettering; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Book has light wear to bottom edges w/ bottom corners bumped; Jacket has light soil overall w/ rubbed soil lines & punctured tear along spine; spine is sunned w/ wear & short worn tears at ends; front panel has short closed tear at bottom stained from tape repair w/ same to top edge of rear panel; front inside flap has smudge near top & bottom corner clipped / "Adventures, mostly humorous, in a New Hampshire village." Biography of author working as feature writer for newspaper in small New Hampshire town. / . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/Fair to Good. Illus. by Larry Lurin. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

HOW TO REAR TEENAGERS

By Hyles, Dr. Jack

Hammond, IN: Hyles-Anderson, 1978. 184 pp., 1/4 brown cloth w/ yellow cloth boards & dark brown lettering & illustration; Dust jacket is clear plastic & has a very short edge tear at head of spine as well as minor scratches, indentations & rubbing / Dr, Jack Hyles has been the pastor of the First Baptist Church of Hammond, Indiana, since 1959. /. edition not stated. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.00

HONEY OFF THORNS
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HONEY OFF THORNS

By Brady, Anne M.

London, UK: Severn House, 1988. 328 pp., dark blue paper-covered boards w/ gold lettering; DJ in Mylar cover; book has bump to top front corner of spine; light bump to bottom corner of front board; DJ has very short closed tear to top of front flap fold; slight wrinkling at top of spine, else fine / Author's second novel (First was "The Winds of God.) An historical novel set in the time of Henry VIII. /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good to Very Good. Illus. by Roger Smith (jacket illustration). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

THE WORLD OF GIOTTO, C. 1267 - 1337

By Eimerl, Sam / Time-Life Editors

NY, NY: Time-Life Books, 1967. 199 pp., 1/4 dark red cloth w/ gray boards, gold & black lettering; in illustrated slipcase; slipcase shows slight wear & rubbed soil to corners w/ a little rubbing to illustration / Illustrated profusely with B&W and color photos and reproductions of paintings and sculptures. /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good to Fine (slipcase). Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$18.00

LIVING BEAUTIFULLY TOGETHER
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LIVING BEAUTIFULLY TOGETHER

By Stoddard, Alexandra

NY, NY: Doubleday, 1989. xiii, 225 pp., 1/4 plum cloth w/ white boards & gold lettering, pink marbled endpapers; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Book has small soiled are to inside bottom corner or rear board; Jacket shows light wear to ends of flap folds; some color flaking along folds & edges of spine / "How to live graciously in a hectic world by finding time to love your family, your friends, and yourself." /. Book Club Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good to Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. BCE.

$10.00

DYNASTY

By Elegant, Ribert S.

NY, NY: McGraw-Hill Companies, 1977. 625 pp., black cloth w/ gold lettering/decoration; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Book has whitish area to bottom 1/16" of boards, probably from water; some effect on interior where small amounts of dye from cloth bled onto endpapers and last 7 leaves, largely confined in area to 1" out from spine & 1/4" vertically; a much smaller version of this at the front where the 1st 6 leaves have a very small stain to top edges; 4 leaves at center of book have marks where paper clip was used as bookmark; Jacket shows some wear to ends of spine-flap folds; a little light creasing to very top edge / "A Novel of China." /. 4th Print.,. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Maxi Chan (jacket illustration). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.00

THE OTHERS

By Aikman, Ann

NY, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1960. 185 pp., pale yellow cloth spine w/ medium blue decorated boards, white & gray lettering; Book shows light wear to bottom edges, a slightly dulled look from light soil to top portions, page preceding title page has ink scribble near top edge and is browning; Jacket has wear at spine ends including small chips & creases, very short edge tears w/ a little flaking along edges; spine is darkened; front panel has a very small chip/tear/crease to bottom edge as well as a tiny brown stain; rear panel has 2 short closed tears to top edge; exterior browning w/ light to moderate soil overall; old price sticker to front inside flap /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

EVERYMAN'S SEARCH (PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE)

By Beard, Rebecca

NY, NY: Harper & Brothers, 1950. 150 pp., deckle edges; black cloth spine w/ dark gray cloth boards; DJ in Mylar cover; book has light wear to ends of spine; top corners bumped; light foxing to endpapers; tiny bookstore label to front pastedown; DJ has wear to edges esp. at ends of spine & flap folds & bottom edges including short worn edge tears & creases; light rubbing overall w/ light rubbed soil to rear panel / "For the first time (the author) tells of the steps wgich led her from the life and practice of a busy M.D. to a life devoted to spiritual healing and teaching." /. edition not stated. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

SILENT NIGHT

By Clark, Mary Higgins

NY, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1995. 154 pp., deckle edges; 1/4 red cloth w/ dark green boards; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Book has retirement village stamp to top page edges, small address label to front endpaper, else fine; / Mystery - suspense on a Christmas theme. /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$14.00

FATHERING

By Green, Maureen

NY, NY: McGraw-Hill Companies, 1976. ix, 230 pp., 1/3 black cloth w/ blue cloth boards & white lettering; Dust jacket in Mylar cover; Book shows very slight wear to corners & ends of spine; Jacket shows light wear to ends of spine & flap folds; rear panel has 3/4" closed tear to top edge, 1/4" closed tear & small crease near base of spine / "A new look at the art of being a father." /. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.00

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