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Mr. Daniels and the Grange

by Sloane, Eric and Anthony, Edward

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Old Bookshelf
Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1968. 119pp. Red cloth, gilt spine lettering. Both book and unclipped dust jacket are in near fine condition. SIGNED by Eric Sloane and dated 1968 on front free endpaper. Illustrations by Eric Sloane, photos, description and historical background by Edward Anthony in a well-organized format. Foreword by Stewart Udall, Secretary… Read more
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

by Carroll, Lewis

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Published
1929
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$400.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton and Company, 1929. 192pp. Violet cloth, gilt lettering and decoration, Pogany icolor llustrated endpapers. Cover nearly unworn, spine is faded and lettering barely readable, several small holes in front endpaper evidently from bookplate removal, inscription on verso, text is mildly age-toned but clean and unmarked, binding is tight. Scarce dust jacket is missing… Read more
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$400.00
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Alice im Wunderland

by Carroll, Lewis

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Published
1923
Condition
Fair
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$200.00

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Wien: Sesam Verlag, 1923. 109pp. Blue cloth, gilt lettering to cover and spine, 5 color illus trations by Helene Scheu-Riesz. Light wear, slight bubbling along top edges of boards, gilt partially worn, contents are tanned, a few leaves pulling but holding, inscription on verso of frontispiece. Hard Cover. Fair. Illus. by Helene Scheu-Riesz. 8vo -… Read more
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

by Carroll, Lewis

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Published
1907
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$400.00

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London: William Heinemann, 1907. 162pp. No date shown, First Edition (1907) no later printngs listed, 13 Arthur Rackham color plates with captioned tissue-guards. Green cloth, black lettering and gilt embossed decoration. Spine sunned, covers are sound, contents mildly toned and very occasional foxing, owner's bookplate on front pastedown, binding is tight. A solid… Read more
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

by Carroll, Lewis

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Published
1907
Condition
Very Good
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$195.00

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London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1907. 152pp. 8 color illustrations. Olive cloth, black lettering and decoration. Book is unworn, spine slightly darkened, contents are mildly age-toned but clean and unmarked, former owner's bookplate on front pastedown. 8 delicately drawn color illustrations by W.H. Walker, plus 42 illustrations in black and white. A nicely preserved… Read more
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

by Carroll, Lewis

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good
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$250.00

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New York: Funk and Wagnalls, 1913. 179pp. No date c1913. Tan pictorial cover, 8 colored plates plus black and white illustrations. Book is in very clean condition, spine ends lightly rubbed, contents unblemished. Dust jacket is edge-chipped and worn along folds, spine lightly faded, lightly soiled. This book is identical to the one published by… Read more
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

by Carroll, Lewis

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
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$275.00

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New York: Garden City, 1935. 216pp. No date, c1930s. Contains 8 color plates by Alfred Edward Jackson. Book is in near fine condition, slight wrinkle to front endpaper, cover is unworn, contents are clean. Dust jacket is chipped along edges and lightly worn. Beautifully illustrated by A. E.. Jackson. Dust jacket illustrated by C.A. Federer..… Read more
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There is Something to See Along the Frisco Line

by St. Louis & SanFrisco Railroad

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Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
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$275.00

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St. Louis: Woodward & Tiernan Ptg. Co., 1900. Grey pictorial wraps, large folding map. Small chips to head and tail of spiine, contents are clean, folding map (22 x 18 inches) tipped-in at rear in very good condition has 1 inch clean margin tear archival tape mended. Full page black and white, and color photos of Southwest travel… Read more
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Macbeth

by Shakespeare, William

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Published
1946
Condition
Very Good
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$450.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubeday & Company, Inc., 1946. 125pp. Dali designed pictorial boards, slipcase with Dali pictorial pasteon. Book is in sound clean condition, faiint waviness to some pages, former owner's bookplate on front pastedown, tiny chip to spine end, slipcase has a few chips and light soil. Eleven full page Dali drawings.d. Hard Cover. Very… Read more
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$450.00
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Undine

by de la Motte-fouqué, Friedrich

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Published
1920
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$100.00

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London and New York: William Heinemann/Doubleday Page & Co., 1920. 136pp, 15 illustrations. Green paper over boards, buckram spine. Corners rand spine ends rubbed, spine faded, light cover soil, superficial scratch to rear board, contents sound, slightly age-toned, former owner's name and bookplate on front endpapers. 15 beautiful full page tipped-in illustrations with tissue-guards by Rackham.… Read more
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The Grocer's Encyclopedia; A Compendium of Useful Information Concerning Foods of All Kinds. (Encyclopedia of Foods and Beverages)

by Ward, Artemis (Compiler)

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Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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1911: Artemis Ward 748pp. Green cloth, leather labels to cover and spine, gilt lettering. Very light edgewear and soiling to cover, contents are mildly age-toned, and the binding is solid. A very comprehensive account by the authors "to give some information on every article of food and drink." A fascinating book with 80 graphic full… Read more
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$150.00
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États-Unis d' Amerique; Histoire et description de tous les peuples

by 7

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Published
1838
Condition
Good
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$50.00

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Paris: Firmin Didot Frères, 1838. 400pp, 96 plates, 1 folding map. Green decorative boards. Wear to cover,spine laabel chipped with slight loss to text, binding is sound, contents are age-toned and foxed. Text is in French. . Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Rhymes for Kindly Children

by Fairmont, Ethel

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Published
1937
Condition
Good
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$125.00

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New York: Wise-Parslow Company, 1937. Unpaginated approx. 100pp. Black pictorial cover. Ex-library with usual markings, corners rubbed, contents are clean. Book is INSCRIBED and SIGNED on half-title page : "To the Mark Twain Library from Ethel Fairmont Beebe, Westport, Conn. 1959." Book was evidently donated by the author to the Mark Twain Library in West Redding,… Read more
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Bright Rays for Golden Days.

by Unknown

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Published
1882
Condition
Very Good
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$40.00

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New York: Sharps Publishing Company, 1882. Unpaginated approx. 100pp. Pictorial cover. Light wear to covers, contents mildly age-toned, text clean. One page story or poem with a highly detailed black and white engraving opposite each page of text. Book is in sound condition. .. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Book of English Trades, and Library of the Useful Arts

by C. & J. Rivington (Publisher)

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Published
1827
Condition
Fair
Edition
New Edition
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$125.00

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London: C. & J. Rivington, 1827. 382pp. Full calf with Society blind stamp to front board, red leather spine label, 86 wood engravings. Boards detached but present, signed and dated (1842) inscription on front free endpaper, one page has a small foredge chip, occasional light foxing to some pages. Wonderfully detailed engravings of all occupations, plus explanations… Read more
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Cherry Cheeks and Roses

by Numerous

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Published
1890
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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New York and London: Ernest Nister and E.P. Dutton & Co., 1890. 32pp unoaginated. Pictorial boards, green cloth spine. Light wear, one inch wide stain to foredge, cracking to front endpapers. Contents are clean and mildly age-toned, endapers more heavily age-toned, but all text and illustrations are bright and clear, former owner's named stamped on front endpaper. … Read more
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China A to Z

by Hahn, Emily

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Published
1946
Condition
Good
Item Price
$85.00

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New York: Franklin Watts, Inc., 1946. 28pp unpaginatred. Pictorial boards. Very light wear to covers, contents are clean. A poetic narrative with illustrations throughout by Howard Baer. Not a first, but an early and very well-preserved example of this title. . Hard Cover. Good. Illus. by Howard Baer. Oblong 4to.
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Through the Farmyard Gate; Rhymes and Stories for Little Children at Home and In Kindergarten

by Poulsson, Emilie

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Published
1896
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Boston: Lothrop Publishing Company, 1896. Unpaginated 80 pages. Grey pictorial boards. Moderate wear to edges, slight split to lower spine and cracking to front gutter, binding is holding. Contents are age-toned and lightly soiled mainly along margins and endpapers, clean 6 inch tear of one page archival tape mended.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. Illus. by… Read more
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The Romantic Ballet from Contemporary Prints

by Sitwell, Sacheverell

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$15.00

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London: B.T. Batsford Ltd., 1948. Grey boards, blue lettering. Book is in very good condition. Dust jacket is lightly edgeworn and spine is mildly darkened. Book contains 16 full-page color illustrations and 12 pages of text.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Second Annual of Illustrations for Advertisements in the United States

by The Art Directors Club

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Published
1923
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$35.00

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New York: The Art Directors Club, 1923. 171pp. Tan paper over boards, gilt lettering. Rubbing to edges and slight age-toning of contents, overall in a well-preserved condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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