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The Story of Lighthouses
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The Story of Lighthouses

By Chase, Mary Ellen

NY: Norton. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and tattered, gift . inscription on front free endpaper.. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Library of Congress number 65-13338. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Wood engravings by Erwin Schachner. Tan cloth. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 169 pages; Signed by Author .

$15.00

Guide to Soleure: Fuhrer Durch Solothurn
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Guide to Soleure: Fuhrer Durch Solothurn

Soleure, Switzerland: The Society for Promoting the City's Interests. Good with no dust jacket; Front cover sunned, covers worn.. 1906. Softcover. An antique guide to the ancient Swiss city of Solothurn, located in the northern part of the country and renowned for its Baroque architecture, its museum collection of antique armor and for native sons, the heavy metal band Krokus. Measures 5 x 7 inches. Many photos and engravings of historic buildings and landscape scenes. Two page city map as frontispiece and rear cover map of larger region. Text in English. ; 32 pages .

$17.00

Table Tennis (Little Sports Library)
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Table Tennis (Little Sports Library)

By Clark, Coleman

Chicago: Ziff Davis Publishing Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn at spine.. 1948. Hardcover. Photos by Arthur Haug. Glossary, appendices. Pictorial cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages .

$7.00

The Children
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The Children

By Wharton, Edith

NY: D. Appleton & Co. Good with no dust jacket; Head of spine eroded, shaken, boards rubbed and . worn.. 1928. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth with titles stamped in yellow on front boards and spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$25.00

Portraits:  Wooden Houses of Key West
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Portraits: Wooden Houses of Key West

By Wells, Sharon; Little, Lawson

Historic Florida Keys Foundation. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1991. Softcover. 0943528062 . A collection of black and white photos and descriptions of vernacular styles among the historic wooden houses of Florida's Key West. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$11.00

Index of Obituaries and Marriages in The (Baltimore) Sun, 1871-1875  (two-volume set)
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Index of Obituaries and Marriages in The (Baltimore) Sun, 1871-1875 (two-volume set)

By O'Neill, Francis P.

Westminster, MD: Family Line Publications. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed and sunned at spines.. 1995. Softcover. Grey softcovers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$25.00

The Rise of Eurocentrism: Anatomy of Interpretation
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The Rise of Eurocentrism: Anatomy of Interpretation

By Lambropoulos, Vassilis

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Good in Very Good dust jacket; First ten pages highlighted.. 1992. First Printing. Hardcover. 9780691069494 . Index, bibliography, notes. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 471 pages .

$15.00

Mission to Paradise:  The Life and Times of Father Junipero Serra
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Mission to Paradise: The Life and Times of Father Junipero Serra

By King, Kenneth M.

London: Burns & Oates. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Front hinge tender, jacket rubbed and . lightly tattered.. 1956. Hardcover. Biography of Franciscan Father Junipero Serra and his work in establishing missions up and down the California coast. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 190 pages .

$6.30

China Shall Rise Again
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China Shall Rise Again

By Chiang, May-Ling Soong; Kai-Shek, Madame Chiang

NY: Harper & Brothers. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, some penciled . marginalia, jacket flaps glued to endpapers, owner name on front free . endpaper.. 1941. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. A book written by Madame Chiang Kai-Shek at the outset of World War II and Japanese hostilities. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 356 pages .

$7.00

The Isles of Unwisdom
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The Isles of Unwisdom

By Graves, Robert

London: Cassell and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Bookstore stamp on front pastedown . endpaper, owner name on front free endpaper, boards lightly rubbed, jacket . heavily tattered.. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth binding with gilt lettering stamped on spine. xiv + 417 pages. Frontispiece map of the route of Spanish General Alvaro de Mendana y Castro and his convoy of ships that set sail in 1595 from Peru to colonize the Solomon Islands. Jacket art by Barbosa. An historical novel about General de Mendana's expedition, based on Graves' extensive research among Spanish naval documents, which sought to add riches and lands to the Spanish empire, but ended with only one storm-damaged ship limping into Manila with the General's widow and some starving sailors. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 417 pages .

$25.00

The Years of My Pilgrimage:  An Autobiography
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The Years of My Pilgrimage: An Autobiography

By Ingraham, Charles Anson

Cleveland, OH: Central Publishing House. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and soiled, shaken.. 1927. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. The author relates his life as a medical doctor in upstate New York, a newspaper reporter in New York City and as a minister later in life. Many photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 139 pages .

$15.00

The Crying Game
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The Crying Game

By Braine, John

Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Pages toned, price sticker on front jacket . flap, jacket rubbed and lightly tattered at spine.. 1968. First American Edition. Hardcover. 041344290X . Grey cloth binding. Author photo on rear jacket panel. Library of Congress number 68-9195. This is not the story which was made into the 1992 British film of the same title starring Stephen Rea, but a wholly unconnected novel about young swinging journalists in Sixties London and the parties and the smart set that attends them at his groovy pad. Shagadelic! ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages .

$15.00

River Diary
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River Diary

By Eastwood, Dorothea

Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket heavily tattered and . chipped.. 1950. Later Printing. Hardcover. Tan cloth binding. Author photo on rear jacket panel. The author, an English painter and botanist, gives us an account of glorious summer days spent fishing, hiking, and nature-watching along the banks of the Usk in Monmouthshire, along the border of England and Wales. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages .

$12.00

The World on One Leg
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The World on One Leg

By Walter, Ellery

NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Hinges cracked, boards worn, spine cocked.. 1931. Later Printing. Hardcover. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Many photos. Navy cloth binding with gilt lettering on front boards and spine. The orphaned author scraped together the funds working as a mariner in order to attend the University of Washington. There he was a member of the crew team. Rowing in Seattle's damp weather led to an infection in his foot, which later turned septic and required amputation. After he healed, he used his last $150 to buy passage to Honolulu and began a trip around the world which took him to Australia, Japan, India, the Red Sea, the Mediterranean Sea and England. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 325 pages; Signed by Author .

$13.00

This Is Boat Interior Construction
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This Is Boat Interior Construction

By Naujok, Michael

London: Adlard Coles Nautical Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. 0713636122 . Pictorial hardcover. Index, many color photos. Step by step instructions for fitting out a new or renovated hull, including plumbing, teak decks, marine toilet installations, bunks, tables, paneling, and chart table and navigation area construction details. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages .

$35.00

Deep Atlantic:  Life, Death, and Exploration in the Abyss
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Deep Atlantic: Life, Death, and Exploration in the Abyss

By Ellis, Richard

NY: The Lyons Press. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1998. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 1558216634 . Index, bibliography, many illustrations and photos. An absorbing book about the fantastic creatures that live in the deep sea. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 395 pages .

$5.60

Threescore:  The Autobiography of Sarah N. Cleghorn
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Threescore: The Autobiography of Sarah N. Cleghorn

By Cleghorn, Sarah N.

NY: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, boards rubbed.. 1936. First Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth binding. Index, photos. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Introduction by Robert Frost. An autobiography by the Vermont poet (1876-1959) , known for her poetry championing progressive social causes. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages; Signed by Author .

$27.00

English Silver:  Masterpieces by Omar Ramsden from the Campbell Collection
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English Silver: Masterpieces by Omar Ramsden from the Campbell Collection

By Roberts, Lynn S.

NY: David A. Hanks & Associates. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1992. Softcover. 0963287001 . Introduction by Eric Turner. An exhibition catalogue of exquisite works by British silversmith Omar Ramsden (1873-1939) which toured in 1992 at the Art Institute in Chicago, The Montreal Museum of Decorative Arts, the Tennessee Fine Arts Center and Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts. 51 plates of objects from the exhibition and a supplemental checklist with photos of other Ramsden works from Campbell Collection in Toronto not included in the exhibition. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages .

$40.00

Old Danish Silver
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Old Danish Silver

By Boesen, Gudmund; Boje, Chr. A.

Copenhagen, Denmark: Hassing. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket soiled and lightly . tattered, small chip missing from jacket at head of spine.. 1949. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. 35 pages of text, followed by a bibliography, list of marks, and names of private owners of the Danish silver tableware exhibited in almost 500 black and white photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

The Violin Concerto:  A Study in German Romanticism
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The Violin Concerto: A Study in German Romanticism

By Swalin, Benjamin F.

Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, 1 inch split at head of spine, . light foxing to rear endpapers.. 1941. First Edition. Hardcover. Index, bibliography, appendices. Red cloth binding. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 172 pages; Signed by Author .

$20.00

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