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Murder On The Matterhorn (1951, F.A. Thorpe, Large Print Edition)

by Carr, Glyn

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Published
1951
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First Edition Thus
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1951, F.A. THORPE, ARTISAN HOUSE, ANSTEY, LEICESTERSHIRE.THIS LARGE PRINT EDITION HAS BEEN PUBLISHED BY KIND PERMISSION OF GEOFFREY BLES, LONDON. EXLIB. GOOD CONDITION /VERY GOOD ORIGINAL DUST JACKET PROTECTED BY MYLAR WRAP. Please see stock photo. Our jacket is VG with no library stickers on it. "This cleverly constructed story presents the neatest imaginable puzzle in detection". RARE/SCARCE.
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Granfa' Grig Had A Pig And Other Rhymes Without Reason (1976 Stated 1st Ed. w/dj)

by Tripp, Wallace

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Published
1976
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Good
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Stated First Edition
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9780316852821
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EXLIB. ILLUSTRATED CHILDREN'S BOOK. NURSERY RHYMES. STATED FIRST EDITION THUS IN AN ORIGINAL, UNCLIPPED DUST JACKET. Original cover price $7.95. COMPILED AND ILLUSTRATED BY WALLACE TRIPP. Summary: "What has brilliant colors, ninety-six leaves and hundreds of rib-ticklers? This book!!! Here you will find many favorite verses as well as less familiar ones to delight you." A clean, solid copy. Will… Read more
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Hobee Scrogneenee At Joey's School (Kitou Scrogneuneu) Stated 1st US Ed.

by Rocard, Ann

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Published
1990
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Stated First American Edition
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EXLIB. RARE/SCARCE. First published in French, by Editions Fleuris, Paris, 1987 under title "Kitou Scrogneuneu". Text and pictures copyright Atomium Books 1990. Printed and bound in Belgium by Color Print Graphix. English Translation by Kathy O'Donnell and Serge Ryer. STATED FIRST US EDITION. 2 4 6 8 1 0 9 7 5 3 1. Oblong format. Summary: Hobee, a… Read more
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Harriet The Spy (1964 Harper & Row BCE w/DJ)

by Fitzhugh, Louise

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Published
1964
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Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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RARE. HARRIET THE SPY. YOUNG ADULT. VG CONDITION/ VG ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. EXLIB BCE A very nice clean copy. Dust jacket does not have an emblem sticker on it. Summary: "Although it was written four decades ago Harriet the Spyis still a thoroughly modern story. Harriet - bossy, determined, prone to shouting things like 'I'll be damned if I'll got… Read more
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The Birdman Of Alcatraz (1955 Signed 1st Edition W/DJ)

by Gaddis, Thomas E.

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Published
1955
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Very Good
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Stated First Edition
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RARE SIGNED STATED FIRST EDITION: Gaddis, Thomas E.: Birdman Of Alcatraz, The Story of Robert Stroud .1955 Random House 1st. Ed. w/Dj. Photo of jacket is a stock photo. Ours is in nicer shape. True crime, Ornithology. Stated First Printing Thus in an original HARVEY GABOR White/black jail bars/ bird inset exlib dust jacket protected by a mylar wrap. … Read more
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What Ever Happened To Baby Jane? (1960 1st Edition w/fax DJ)

by Farrell, Henry

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Published
1960
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Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
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RARE. Used. Not an exlib item. VG-/New Facsimile DJ. WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE? 1960, Rinehart, Inc. Has Circled "R" on copyright page which indicates First Printing Thus. Pages are toning as is typical of this edition. ORIGINAL SOURCE MATERIAL FOR BLOCKBUSTER 1962 BETTE DAVIS/ JOAN CRAWFORD HORROR/THRILLER FILM OF THE SAME NAME, DIRECTED BY ROBERT ALDRICH Summary:… Read more
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4.50 From Paddington (1957, F.A. Thorpe Large Print Edition)

by Christie, Agatha

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Published
1957
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First Edition Thus
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EXLIB. RARE/SCARCE. LARGE PRINT EDITION. "This special large print edition is made and printed in England for F.A. Thorpe, Ulverscroft, Leicestershire." Originally published by Dodd, Mead. FIRST EDITION THUS. MISS MARPLE. Please see our accompanying stock photo which depicts a different title from this series but shows the same style binding. AGATHA CHRISTIE. 4.50 FROM PADDINGTON, AKA "WHAT MRS.… Read more
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In Cold Blood (1965 Random House Stated 1st Ed. w/dj)

by Capote, Truman

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Published
1965
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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SCARCE. Please see our stock photo. EXLIB. ADULT CONTENT. "In Cold Blood" A true account of a multiple murder and its consequences. By author Truman Capote & CO-AUTHORED BY HARPER LEE, AUTHOR OF "TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD" Good condition/ Good- original dust jacket. A good reading copy. Book is protected in mylar wrap. Please Note: Front flap of dj… Read more
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The Velveteen Rabbit, Illustrated by Allen Atkinson

by Williams, Margery

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780394532219
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USED. VERY GOOD- CONDITION/ VERY GOOD DUST JACKET. The beloved children's story of how a little toy rabbit became a real animal through the love of a child. Delightful. SCARCE IN A NICE JACKET. A nice find for Christmas.
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Captain Bligh's

by Toohey, John

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Published
1999
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Very Good
Edition
Stated First U.S. Edition
ISBN
9780060195328
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USED. VERY GOOD CONDITION, NEARLY AS NEW. BIOGRAPHY. HISTORY OF ENGLAND. "After the mutiny aboard the Bounty, Captain William Blight and few loyal crewman crossed most of the Pacific in an open boat, an epic feat in any age. Author JohnToohey brings this tragic, doomed man and his desperate voyage vividly to life in this fascinating new book."
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Colour Scheme (Roderick Alleyn #12, 1943 Little, Brown)

by Marsh, Ngaio

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Published
1943
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Good
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First Edition
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USED. GOOD CONDITION/ NO DJ. 1943 LITTLE, BROWN FIRST EDITION. Please see our stock photos. Often regarded as her most interesting book and set on New Zealand's North Island, Ngaio Marsh herself considered this to be her best-written novel. It was a horrible death -- Maurice Questing was lured into a pool of boiling mud and left there to… Read more
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From Knee-High To So-Hi (1959 Signed 1st Ed. in Rare Pomerantz DJ)

by Barnett, Belle McFall

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Published
1959
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Good
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First Edition
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USED. CHILDREN'S BOOK. ILLUSTRATED BY NORMAN POMERANTZ. RARE ORIGINAL, PRICE-CLIPPED YELLOW FLYING SWAN DUST JACKET IS INCLUDED. SORRY, NO DJ PHOTO SHOWN. SHORT STORIES. PLEASE SEE OUR STOCK PHOTOS. SIGNED BY AUTHOR BELLE MCFALL BARNETT. 21 fairyland fantasy stories are included here.
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The Adventure of Wrangel Island, Alaska (1925 Macmillan 1st Edition)

by stefansson, Vilhjalmur

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Published
1925
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Good
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First Edition
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HISTORY OF ALASKA. The story of the (unsuccessful) attempted colonization of Wrangel Island Alaska. EXLIB. Good Condition/ No DJ included. Fold-out map affixed to binding. 413 pages plus appendix, Index. Titling is still bright. A clean, solid copy. Scarce.
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Laughing Boy (1929 Houghton Mifflin 1st. Edition)

by La Farge, Oliver

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Published
1929
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Good-
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First Edition
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Please see our stock photos. Used. Good- condition/ No DJ included. Spine is tanned. Summary: Laughing Boy is a 1929 novel by Oliver La Farge about the struggles of the Navajo in Southwestern United States to reconcile their culture with that of the United States. It won the Pulitzer Prize in 1930. It was adapted as a film of… Read more
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The Polynesian Triangle (1968 Funk & Wagnalls 1st American Ed.)

by Berry, Eric

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First American Edition
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USED. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ VERY GOOD UNCLIPPED ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. SCARCE THUS. SUMMARY: THE 3,000 YEAR HISTORY OF POLYNESIA AND ITS PEOPLES. ANTHROPOLOGY. QUITE A NICE FIND.
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The Berenstain Bears' Christmas Tree 1980 Random House 1st Ed.)

by Berenstain, Stan & Jan

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Published
1980
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Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394845661
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Used. Good Condition/ No Dust jacket. Not an exlib item. A nice clean copy. See stock photo. Summary: "The Berenstain Bears discover the true meaning of Christmas in this delightful tale. SCARCE.
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A Hard Road To Glory, A History of the African-American Athlete 1619-1918

by ashe, arthur

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Published
1988
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Good
Edition
Stated First Edition
ISBN
9780446710060
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ILLUSTRATED. EXLIB. Warner Books 1988 Stated First Printing Thus, November, 1988. Written by 20th Century Black-American tennis great, Arthur Ashe, Jr. HISTORY OF BLACK SPORT IN AMERICA. Used. Good Condition/ Good condition original unclipped black silver and gold $29.95 original dust jacket. 194 pages, indexed. A nice copy. Has the usual library markings. We ship from Oregon
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The With-Drawing Room (1980, Doubleday 1st Ed. SIGNED W/DJ)

by Macleod, Charlotte

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385171816
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THE WITH-DRAWING ROOM, A MYSTERY BY FAMED CANADIAN AUTHOR CHARLOTTE MACLEOD. Publisher: Doubleday & Co., Garden City, NY, 1980.Used. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. First or early printing thus. Good Condition/ Includes good condition unclipped $8.95 dust jacket. Features young Sarah Kelling. Will ship from United States.
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Wrack and Rune, A Peter Shandy Mystery (Signed 1st Ed. w/DJ)

by Macleod, Charlotte

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Published
1982
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Good
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Stated First Edition
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9780385178013
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WRACK AND RUNE - A PETER SHANDY MYSTERY BY FAMED CANADIAN AUTHOR CHARLOTTE MACLEOD. Publisher: Doubleday & Co., Garden City, NY, 1982. Used First printing SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by author on title page.. Good Condition/ Good condition unclipped Dust Jacket, $10.95 original price. Will ship from United States.
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Something The Cat Dragged In (A Peter Shandy Mystery) SIGNED W/DJ

by Macleod, Charlotte

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1983
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Stated First Edition
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9780385189217
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SOMETHING THE CAT DRAGGED IN - A PETER SHANDY MYSTERY BY FAMED CANADIAN AUTHOR CHARLOTTE MACLEOD. Publisher: Doubleday & Co., Garden City, NY, 1983. Used First printing. Flat-signed by author on card affixed to title page. Dark-grey textured paper boards with light-grey imprinting on spine Price intact: $11.95. Good Condition/ Includes good condition unclipped $11.95 Blue and white… Read more
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