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A Field Guide to the Little People
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A Field Guide to the Little People

By Arrowsmith, Nancy with George Moorse

New York: Hill and Wang (Farrar, Straus and Giroux), 1977. First Edition . Unknown. Fine/Very Good+. Heinz Edelmann, Illustrator. First Edition in dust jacket. Clean green boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, clean brown cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Heinz Edelmann. Calligraphy by Kevin Reilly. 296 pages with index. Dust jacket has small price clip at upper corner of front inside flap, a few short closed edge tears and tiny edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A guide for dreamers who need to know more about the "little people".

$18.00

Myths of the Rhine
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Myths of the Rhine

By Saintine, X. B.

New York: Scribner, Armstrong and Company, 1875. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good+/no dust jacket . Gustave Dore, Illustrator. First Edition, decorated American binding - Clean dark green silk cloth boards with gold and black lettering and grapevines on cover, gold lettering, grapevines and fox on spine. Smooth, dark green endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates; very small embossed previous owner name near top edge of title page. Some wear to corners and spine ends. Binding is tight and square, pages are clean, with gilt page edges all around. Translated from the French of X. B. Saintine by Prof. M. Schele De Vere, LL.D. Illustrated by Gustave Dore. Protected with removable mylar sleeve.

$165.00

Touching the Fire: Buffalo Dancers, the Sky Bundle, and Other Tales
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Touching the Fire: Buffalo Dancers, the Sky Bundle, and Other Tales

By Welsch, Roger

New York: Villard Books, 1992. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good+. Very clean beige boards with burgundy cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 270 pgs. Clean dust jacket has tiny shadow from sticker on top right corner, mere hint of spine fade, hint of wear at top spine edge. Not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Native American.

$15.00

Animals, Men and Myths
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Animals, Men and Myths

By Lewinsohn, Richard

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1954. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Clean black cloth boards with red lettering and illustration on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 422 pgs. with index. Illustrated. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight fading to spine, some edge chipping. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An informative and entertaining history of man and the animals around him. 8vo. Animals.

$15.00

The Fireside Sphinx
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The Fireside Sphinx

By Repplier, Agnes

Boston/New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1939. Later edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Clean gray cloth boards with gold line drawing illustration on cover, red cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 305 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, tiny bit of shallow wear at top of spine, hint of spine fade, very faint small spot to lower front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A treasure of cat-lore, gathered from history, legend, art, and observation.

$30.00

The Saintmaker's Christmas Eve

By Horgan, Paul

New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, 1955. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illustrated By Author. Turquoise boards with green cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Some fading to board edges, slight bump to one board edge. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Clean endpapers. 112 pgs. Illustrations by the author. Dustjacket has clean bright front panel, faint water stains to white rear panel, slight edge wear, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A dramatic fable of human nature and the divine in the Upper Rio Grande country of 150 years ago by the author of "Great River", "One Red Rose for Christmas". 6-1/2 x 9". Christmas.

$20.00