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Captain Bligh's

by Toohey, John

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Published
1999
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Very Good
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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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The Berenstain Bears' Christmas Tree 1980 Random House 1st Ed.)

by Berenstain, Stan & Jan

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Published
1980
Condition
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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Odd John (1978 Eyre Methuen 1st Edition W/ DJ)

by Stapledon, Olaf

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780413329004
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Publisher: Eyre Methuen, 1978 1st edition thus. Used. VG+ hardcover copy, pages toning as is usual with this edition, in a very good+ dust wrapper Summary: "John Wainwright is a freak, a human mutation with an extraordinary intelligence which is both awesome and frightening to behold." Scarce. A nice find.
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The Aesop For Children (1919 unclipped Rand McNally Dust Jacket Only)

by Winter, Milo

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Published
1919
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First Edition
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RARE! 27 X 11 7/8 Orange First Edition unclipped DUST JACKET ONLY. (fits volume 9 3/4 X 11 7/8)Original price $2.00, from Rand McNally & Company. USED. Good condition. No book included. Orange dust jacket ILLUSTRATED BY MILO WINTER. SHOWS SOME WEAR. A NICE FIND.
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A House Of Pomegranates (1925 Dodd Mead 1st. Ed. Thus)

by Wilde, Oscar

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Published
1925
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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Wilde, Oscar. 1925 Dodd, Mead & Company 1st Illustrated Edition Thus, Illustrated by BEN KUTCHER. RARE/SCARCE. Used. Hardcover. Good Condition/ No DJ Included. Black boards with highly decorated gold gilt ornamentation on front and back boards. Please see our photos. Titling on spine is no longer visible. Summary: "The story concerns a boy king whose love of luxury and artistic… Read more
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Science Model-Making (1963 Macmillan 1st/4th Am. Ed. w/DJ

by Hopwood, Robert R.

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Published
1963
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Good-
Edition
First American Edition
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Science Model-Making (1963 Macmillan 1st/4th. Am. Ed. w/Dj) Hopwood, Robert R: Science Model Making. PHYSICS. MODEL-MAKING. Macmillan First American Edition, stated 4th printing thus 1963. EXLIB. Good Condition/ Good- Rare Original Dust Jacket. Front flap states $4.95 original price. Written by physics master Robert R. Hopwood. These projects are Illustrated with over 100 diagrams on: Astronomical telescope/One transistor… Read more
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The Silmarillion (1977, 1st American Edition Houghton Mifflin)

by Tolkien, J.R.R.

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780395257302
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620TolkienSilmarillion Tolkien, J.R.R. The Silmarillion (1st American Edition, 1977 Houghton Mifflin) Used. VG/G- $10/95 unclipped DJ. Includes map. Stated First Printing. Titles list has the "Father Giles of Ham" misprint. Former owner name written on front free endpaper. We have included a stock photo. Our dust jacket shows some wear. Priced accordingly. A clean, solid copy. Fantasy, Sword… Read more
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Apollo At Go (1963, G.P. Putnam's BCE)

by Sutton, Jeff

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Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Sutton, Jeff Apollo At Go (1963, G.P. Putnam's BCE) See Blue dust jacket 2nd row on the left. Science Fiction. Historical. Used. VG/Good-. Jacket design by Robert Bartram. "A novel that dramatizes the realistic story of NASA's moon shot. The author shows how the tree astronauts "sweat out" their selection, then what they experience on their flight, and the thrill and… Read more
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The Little Mother Goose (1918 Dodd, Mead & Company 2nd Edition)

by Smith, Jessie Wilcox

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Published
1918
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Edition
2nd Edition
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Smith, Jessie Willcox The Little Mother Goose (1918 Dodd, Mead & Company 2nd Edition) Children's book. Nursery Tales. ILLUSTRATED BY JESSIE WILLCOX SMITH. Used. VG/ No DJ if issued. Black cloth. Gold Titling on spine is somewhat dimmed. Front Pastedown is complete and in nice condition. Twelve color plates (including frontis) . Oblong 8vo; 176 p.. Please… Read more
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Famous Sally (1966, Stated First Printing, A Harlin Quist Book)

by Jackson, Shirley

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Published
1966
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Jackson, Shirley Famous Sally (1966, Stated First Printing, A Harlin Quist Book) Pictures by Chas. B. Slackman. Cover design by John Bradford. Children's book. Used. Exlib. VG/Good. Unclipped $3.35 net price dust jacket, RARE THUS. BY SHIRLEY JACKSON AUTHOR OF "THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE". "No one in the world knows Sally's name – and that Sally decides, must… Read more
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Phoenix (1967, Ballantine BCE W/ Seymour Chwast Dust Jacket)

by Chwast, Seymour

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Please see our cover photo. This item appears at 2nd row third from the left. .No other items are included in this listing. Cowper, Richard Phoenix, 1967 Ballantine Books BCE.COVER ART BY AWARD-WINNING GRAPHIC ARTIST SEYMOUR. Summary: Hopelessly trapped in suspended animation in "the caves of sleep" of 24th century Earth. Used. VG/G. Dj spine is a bit darkened. A… Read more
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The Great Explosion (1962, Torquil Dodd Mead BCE w/DJ

by Russell, Eric Frank

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Published
1962
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Edition
Book Club Edition
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Please see our cover photo. This item appears at far right end, 2nd row. White and orange dj. No other items are included in this listing. The Great Explosion, 1962 Torquil Dodd Mead BCE. Used. vg/g-. Dj spine is smoke darkened. Summary: "Four hundred years in the Future. Little did Johannes Pretorius van der Camp Blieder, the runny-nosed tinkerer, envision… Read more
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The Giant Anthology of Science Fiction (1954, Merlin Press 1st Ed. w/dj)

by Margulies, Leo

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Published
1954
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Edition
First Edition
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Please see our cover photo. This item appears at top row 4th from the left, the .Green and yellow dj. No other items are included in this listing. Edited by Leo Margulies and Oscar J. Friend. Used. VG/G- original unclipped $3.95 dj. 1954, Merlin Press, Inc. 580 pages. ANTHOLOGY.. 10 stories included in this volume are: Enchantress of Venus by… Read more
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Facial Justice (1960, Doubleday Science Fiction W/Vera Bock Dj)

by Hartley, L.P.

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Published
1960
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Edition
Book Club Edition
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Please see our photos. This item is 3rd from the left on 2nd row. No other books are included in this listing. L.P. Hartley, 1960, Doubleday BCE. illustrated by well-known artist Vera Bock. Used. vg/g-. A nice copy. ABOUT THE ARTIST: "Vera Bock (4 April 1905 – 1973) was a Russian-born artist who spent most of her career in the… Read more
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Necromancer (1962, Doubleday Science Fiction w/ dj)

by Dickson, Gordon R.

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Published
1962
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Book Club Edition
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Jacket Design by Wally Littman. Please see our photos. This item is 2nd book from the left in row 2. No other items are included in this listing. Dickson, Gordon R. 1962 Doubleday BCE. Used. VG/G-. A nice copy. Summary: A young mining engineer with special abilities joins The Chantry Guild, a society dedicated to saving the world from "the… Read more
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Phoenix (1967 Ballantine Books BCE, w/ Seymour Chwast dj)

by Cowper, Richard

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Published
1967
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Book Club Edition
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Please see our cover photo. This item appears at 2nd row third from the left. .No other items are included in this listing. Cowper, Richard Phoenix, 1967 Ballantine Books BCE.COVER ART BY AWARD-WINNING GRAPHIC ARTIST SEYMOUR. Summary: Hopelessly trapped in suspended animation in "the caves of sleep" of 24th century Earth. Used. VG/G. Spine is a bit darkened. A… Read more
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Ban and Arriere Ban (1894 Longman's Green 1st Ed. )

by Lang, Andrew E.

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Published
1894
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Edition
First Edition
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Andrew E. Lang , a rare book of his poetry. Ban and Arriere Ban USED. NOT AN EXLIB ITEM. 1st /edition, 1894, Longman's Green and Co. Deckle edge, tanning. Beveled green boards with gold gilt ornamentation. The Author's name appears in gold at the front lower right.board. 4 5/8 X 7 1/8 . 118 pages. Illustrated by Henry Justice Ford.… Read more
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The Man Who Lost His Head (1955, Stated 7th Printing Sept., 1955)

by Bishop, Claire Huchet

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Sept., 1955
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Stated 7th Printing Thus
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Bishop, Claire Huchet. THE MAN WHO LOST HIS HEAD. RARE/SCARCE. ILLUSTRATED BY ROBERT MC CLOSKEY, author, Illustrator of the beloved "Make Way For Ducklings". EXLIB. GOOD/ NO DJ INCLUDED. LIBRARY BOUND. Green geometric pattern boards. Copyright October, 1942. STATED SEPTEMBER, 1955 5TH PRINTING THUS. SUMMARY: "It's bad news when you wake up in the morning and find you've lost your… Read more
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The King of the Golden River, A Legend of Stiria (1900, The Roycrofters Suede Leather Binding)

by Ruskin, John

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Published
1900
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First Edition Thus
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BOUND IN SUEDE LEATHER. Publisher: Roycrofters, East Aurora, NY, 1900. Original copyright 1841. Used - RARE. Very Good. 8vo. (22 cm.) [6]1-75[5]p. Frontispiece black and white potrait of John Ruskin. Decorated title page and decorated initial letters by Samuel Warner. Colophon reads, printed in red, as follows: SO HERE ENDETH THE KING OF THE GOLDEN RIVER, AS / WRITTEN BY… Read more
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The Man Who Lost His Head (1955, Viking Press State 5th Printing Thus)

by Bishop, Claire Huchet

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Sept., 1955
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Bishop, Claire Huchet. THE MAN WHO LOST HIS HEAD. RARE/SCARCE. ILLUSTRATED BY ROBERT MC CLOSKEY, author, Illustrator of the beloved "Make Way For Ducklings". EXLIB. GOOD+/ NO DJ INCLUDED. LIBRARY BOUND. Red Geometric pattern boards. Copyright October, 1942. STATED SEPTEMBER, 1955 5TH PRINTING THUS. SUMMARY: "It's bad news when you wake up in the morning and find you've lost… Read more
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