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Lost Wagon Train, The

By GREY, Zane

New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1936. Second edition. Gray cloth binding has some soiling, shelfwear. Dust jacket flaps are laid in, but rest of jacket is missing. 401 age-toned pages. A good reading copy of a well loved book. A great pioneer train of 160 wagons utterly disappears.. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$19.99

Holmes' Poems

By HOLMES, Oliver Wendell

Boston: Houghton Mifflin , Riverside Press, 1883. Household Edition. Brown cloth cover has title and butterfly illustration embossed in gold on front and spine. Cover is lightly worn on spine ends and corners. Inscribed "To Julia from Papa Christmas 1883" on end paper along with signatures. 357 pages, some pulling loose from spine. Frontispiece. . Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.99

Crimson Handkerchief and Other Stories, The
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Crimson Handkerchief and Other Stories, The

By DE GOBINEAU, Comte

New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1927. Very nice copy of this item from Harper's Odd Number Series of European works in English translation. Maroon cloth binding with red lettering has a few very minor nicks along bottom edge. 172 tight, unsoiled pages, rough-edged as published. Gray dust jacket has some minor staining on front, on spine and along edges. Contains three stories: The Crimson Handkerchief, A Daughter of Priam and The Caribou Hunt, translated from the French. Book sold for $2 in 1927.. First Thus. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$42.50

Cromwell's Own : A Story of the Great Civil War

By PATERSON, Arthur

New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1899. First Edition, 1899. Harper & Brothers hard cover bound in gold cloth, without dust jacket. Cover has some soiling and staining, but gold lettering and colorful embossed illustration of 17th century man are bright. 407 pages plus advertising. Page edges have a few small stains. Spine is slightly canted. Front end paper has inked signature of ex-owner plus date June 12, 1900. A novel set in the period of the English Civil War (1642-1651), a series of armed conflicts between Parliamentarians (Roundheads) and Royalists (Cavaliers). The first (1642-46) and second (1648-49) wars pitted the supporters of King Charles I against the supporters of Parliament. The Parliamentarian victory came at the Battle of Worcester in 1651. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$49.99

The Buffer
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The Buffer

By RICE, Alice Hegan

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1929. Reprint edition, 1929. Grosset & Dunlap hard cover reproducing the Century fourth printing in economical format, bound in green cloth, in acceptable dust jacket with small tears at spine ends, corners, two-inch tear a bottom front hinge, vertical scar on front, soiling on back, preserved in clear, easily removable, archival polyester cover. 332 pages tinted orange on top edge, soiled on edges. Novel by the author of Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch and A Romance of Billy Goat Hill. . Cloth. Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$14.99

Mother of the Bride
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Mother of the Bride

By ROSMAN, Alice Grant

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1936. Beautifully preserved first edition of novel about lively young people and their more repressed elders at a wedding in an English home. 277 bright, tight pages. Blue cloth binding is clean and unworn. Front end paper and pretitle page have a light crease. Faint foxing of page edges. Dust jacket enfolded in original glassine protector, which is age-toned. Jacket itself, with full-length photograph of bride, retains its original shine and has only one tiny closed tear at base of spine, minor crumpling of front flap edge and a piece of tape on underside at top of back flap hinge. An excellent copy of a rare book.. First American Edition. Cloth. COLLECTIBLE VG/Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$550.00

Winner Take All
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Winner Take All

By EVANS, Larry

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1920. Popular fiction from the 1920s. Western tale of a romantic character called Blue Jeans. 241 tight, bright pages. Tan cloth cover with blue lettering on spine. Top page edges have blue tint. A crisp, clean copy. Dj has a few scars but colorful illustration of lovers and a dead Indian all on the same horse is intact and bright on front.. Reprint Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$25.99

Wild Grape : A Novel of the Ozarks
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Wild Grape : A Novel of the Ozarks

By HAUCK, Louise Platt

Philadelphia: Penn Publishing Co., 1931. Novel of primitive life in Ozark Mountains. 293 pages. Blue cloth binding. A tight, bright copy with light browning to pages and some stains on edges. Spine slightly cocked. Dust jacket has small tears at spine ends, edgewear, chipping on edges and light soiling on spine, protected in mylar. Attractive, colorful jacket art of a beautiful woman in a rustic setting. Original price of 2 dollars on front flap, which includes a detachable bookmark.. No Edition Stated. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$49.95

They Seek a Country
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They Seek a Country

By YOUNG, Francis Brett

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1937. Epic story of the founding of South Africa. 602 pages. Blue cloth binding is lightly faded on edges. Top page edges have blue tint. A crisp, tight copy with some soiling of page edges. Dj is bright, colorful and almost like new except for a perforation along the back hinge.. Reprint Edition. Cloth. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.99

Cap'n Dan's Daughters
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Cap'n Dan's Daughters

By LINCOLN, Joseph C.

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1914. Beautiful copy of a delightful novel filled with salty flavor and picturesque characters. 390 pages. Blue cloth binding, pages clean and bright. Dust jacket, with photograph of Cape Cod house, is age-toned on spine and lightly worn on flap hinges. . Reprint Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$19.95

Young and Healthy
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Young and Healthy

By CLARKE, Donald Henderson

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1931. Romantic fiction by the author of Impatient Virgin. 309 tight, bright pages. Orange cloth cover with blue lettering is in nice shape. Spine slightly cocked. Top page edges have blue tint that is unevenly faded. Pages soiled on edges. Dj has edgewear, a few scars, tears at spine bottom, lower front corner, and top of back. Bright, colorful illustration of lovers about to kiss on front of dj.. Reprint Edition. Cloth. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$18.99

Sunny Boy in the Big City
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Sunny Boy in the Big City

By WHITE, Ramy Allison

New York: Barse & Co., 1920. Barse & Co., 1920, No Edition Stated (Presumed First). Nearly a century old, but doesn't look it. Well cared for, clean, tight and bright. One of a popular series of wholesome books for children and the entire family. Large, readable type. 214 pages. Illustrated with black-and-white drawings. Green cloth cover has embossed illustration of boy hugging dog. No dust jacket.. No Edition Stated (Presumed First). Cloth. Very Good +/No Jacket. Illus. by Charles L. Wrenn. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$12.99

Life, Love and Jeannette
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Life, Love and Jeannette

By HAUCK, Louise Platt

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1933. Novel about a woman who forsakes a business career for marriage and faces three generations of womenfolk. 306 pages plus advertising for other offerings of the publisher. Tan cloth binding, with lettering in brown, brown tint on top page edges. A tight, bright copy with light browning to pages and some stains on edges. Dust jacket has small tears at spine ends, edgewear, rubbing and light soiling, protected in mylar. Attractive, colorful jacket art of a stylish woman of the early 30s in a lime green dress. Original price of 75 cents on front flap.. Reprint Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$24.95

Flighty
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Flighty

By SCARBERRY, Alma Sioux

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1932. Romance of Gypsy O'Malley, a girl who lived down her family. 220 pages. Blue cloth binding, with lettering in black, yellow tint on top page edges. A tight, bright copy with light browning to pages and some stains on edges. Dust jacket has small chip at spine bottom, edgewear and small tears at top, small scars and light soiling, protected in mylar. Attractive, colorful jacket art of a stylish woman of the early 30s... Reprint Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$45.00

Household Streamliners
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Household Streamliners

By ALSUP, H. E., And AUGUST, F. S.

Winnetka, Ill.: Alsup & August, Publishers, 1940. 763 ways to improve your household efficiency. Example: How to restore broken china. 180 pages, some left blank for recording additional household hints. Orange cloth binding, with lettering in blue. A tight, bright copy. Dust jacket turning brown on spine, has some light soiling but no tears, protected in mylar. Original 1940 price of $1.00 on jacket flap. This is a collector's item.. No Edition Stated (Presumed First). Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$29.95

The Green Shadow
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The Green Shadow

By GRANT, James Edward

New York: Hartney Press, 1935. First Edition with dust jacket.. Tip O'Neil is a granite-hard man with a pair of pounding, pile-driver fists. He is the puppet master who makes them dance in this master crime story. 311 pages. Green tint on top page edges. A tight, bright copy. Unusual dust jacket has extensions that are joined to flaps to form pockets for front and back covers. Dust jacket has a 2 and 1/2 inch closed tear at back top and a smaller closed tear at bottom. small closed tear at bottom front, light edgewear, protected in mylar. Striking, colorful jacket art by Charles B. Gilbert of a hospital patient being mernaced by a man wielding a sharp-pointed cane. $2.00 price on back flap, dates match on title and copyright pages... First Edition. Cloth. COLLECTIBLE VG/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$1799.00

High Flight
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High Flight

By GROVES, Ruth Dewey

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1929. Romance dropped down upon her from the sky. A novel of love in the era of early aviation. 311 pages, plus advertising for more of the publisher's offerings, "stories you will like." Green cloth binding, with lettering in black. A tight, bright copy with light browning to pages and a few faint stains on edges. Attractive, colorful jacket art of aviator embracing a swooning woman. Dust jacket has small chips at spine ends and corners, small tears along top edge, two-inch tear at front flap hinge, protected in mylar.. Reprint Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$42.95

The RIFLEMEN OF THE OHIO : A Story of Early Days Along "The Beautiful River"
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The RIFLEMEN OF THE OHIO : A Story of Early Days Along "The Beautiful River"

By ALTSHELER, Joseph A.

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1910. Published Sept. 1910 with (1) on last page. The embossed leather spine is rubbed, particularly near bottom. The dark blue cloth is edge worn, particularly on the corners. The decorative end-papers, and 355 pages with 4 color illustrations are tightly bound. The illustration after page 92 has a 1/2 inch tear at bottom. There are some finger smudges and spots on the pages, but none interfere with the text. This story continues the fortunes of Henry Ware, Paul Cotter and their friends, who were the central characters in "The Young Trailers," "The Forest Runners," and "The Free Rangers.". First Edition. Leather Spine / Cloth Boards. COLLECTIBLE GOOD/No Jacket. Illus. by D. C. Hutchison. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$1200.00

Just Folks
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Just Folks

By GUEST, Edgar A.

Chicago: The Reilly and Lee Co., 1917. Poetry for those who want meaning, message and rhyme. 192 pages, index. Black cloth binding shows only a little wear; gilt lettering is bright.. No Edition Stated (Presumed First). Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$19.99

The Golden Ass of Lucius Apuleius
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The Golden Ass of Lucius Apuleius

By Lucius Apuleius

New York: Crown Publishers, 1936. Good hard cover copy bound in green cloth, which has some scuffs. Spine pulled at top. 359 age-toned pages. Dust jacket is complete but has chips along edges, numerous tears mended by tape on inside, scars on hinges, protected in polyester cover. An ancient Roman classic, a sort of ancient Arabian Nights, being a collection of stories loosely strung together as the adventures of a donkey. Known for its classic frankness and freedom of expression. Translated by William Adlington. Edited with an introduction by F. J. Harvey Darton. Illustrated with line drawings. . Cloth. Good/Fair. Illus. by Philip Hagreen. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.95

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