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The Grandmothers

By Coburn, Kathleen

Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1949. This copy is nicely rebound in hardcover red cloth binding, nice and sturdy. This binding may have been done by the Peter Smith company as it matches their style of production, but it is not indicated on the pages. Ex-Library, but still sound otherwise; with usual university library ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code to endpapers; spine catalog label removed. Minor wear only otherwise; text still well bound and else clean. No dust jacket.. Second Printing, 1951. HARDCOVER. Ex-Library, else Good/No Jacket. Octavo.


The Complete Short Stories of L. P. Hartley

By Hartley, L. P.; Lord David Cecil, intro.

New York: Beaufort Books, 1986. Binding has some spine creases from reading, and is a little bit weak. Text unmarked and still holding up fairly well if handled with a little care. Book shows moderate, minor general wear and a hint of aging.. Reprint. Paperback. Good-. Octavo.



By Anonymous (Sabine Baring-Gould), By the Author of "Mehalah," "John Herring," Etc.

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co., 1886. Undated. Wikipedia claims a pub. date of 1886. In original red and white cloth covers. Shows moderate general aging and wear, text block still well bound though the hinges are splitting at the endpapers they're still holding well on the underlying mesh; text unmarked, but with some smudges, and age-toning. Cover shows some discolorations, minor dew tideline at head of spine area, some darkening to spine cloth, a bit of wear at corners. A few prev. owner names are present, one stamped, three on small address stickers, and one written to the endpaper.. Edition Unstated. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


Vawder's Understudy: A Study in Platonic Affection

By Reeve, James Knapp

New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1896. Edition unknown... part of the "Twentieth Century Series," this one is bound in the pale green buckram cloth, but we've also seen it in red. Text block well bound, no marks found, but with prev. owner insc. from 1905 to front endpaper, hinges starting, splitting but still holding well on the underlying mesh. Minor general rubbing to cover edges and corners.. Hard Cover. Good-/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.


On the Face of the Waters: A Tale of the Mutiny

By Steel, Flora Annie

New York: Macmillan Company, 1897. A later printing of the first USA edition, from May, 1898. Missing the front free endpaper, and one of the flyleaf sheets at the back, but the text block is soundly bound. Paper unmarked but for prev. owner name, has mild age-toning, moderate general signs of use. Covers in original olive green cloth with red and gilt designs; showing some rubbing, a few small scuffs, but still attractive.. Reprint, 1898. HARDCOVER. Good-/No Jacket. Octavo.


The Custom House of Desire: A Half Century of Surrealist Stories
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The Custom House of Desire: A Half Century of Surrealist Stories

By Matthews, J. H.

Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1975. Page paper shows slight hint of toning. Else clean and well bound text, with minor shelfwear. No Jacket.. First Edition. HARDCOVER. Good/No Jacket. Octavo.


Aye Cruithne (Mons Graupius Series)

By Wallace, Robert C.

Lakeport, CA: Pretani, 1996. Clean and well bound, with minor wear only. Signed by the author to the first page.. Signed. First Edition, Signed by Author. Paperback. Very Good. Octavo.


Pumpkin Farmer

By Hughes, Michael

U.S.A.: Black Rose Writing, 2015. A new copy, slightest shopwear only.. First Printing. Paperback. New. Octavo.


Nick of the Woods; or, The Jibbainosay

By Bird, Robert Montgomery

New York: American Book Company, 1939. A nice reissue edition, with extensive introduction, black and white plates. With usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to front endpaper. Else sound, with moderate general shelfwear and aging, text still t in nice shape, internally tight. No jacket. Ex-Library, else Good.. Reprint Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good/No Jacket. Octavo.


Hotel Universe

By T. Steve (H.)

Voluptuous Leopard Enterprises, 1987. "A Collection of Tales Best Kept Under the Bed." This fellow produced his own books, and didn't give his last name. A homemade book, somewhat awkwardly side-stapled (uneven edges due to uneven center fold); still holding up well, text clean, with minor wear and aging otherwise. In pictorial wrap covers, 132 pages.. Paperback. Good. Illus. by Mike Power. Octavo.



By Hood, Bruce Phillip

U.S.A.: CreateSpace, 2013. Signed by the author. New copy. A very interesting speculative and thoughtful fiction about Bigfoot that combines philosophy, suspense and comedy in very much new and interesting ways. New condition, with perhaps only the slightest signs of wear; multiple copies available.. Signed. Second Edition. Paperback. New. Octavo.


Indian Summer

By Sylvester, Robert

New York: Random House, 1952. Usual library stamps and discard marks, bookplate and DJ info pasted to front endpaper, no pocket or spine label. Generally shelfworn and aged, but still sound. Some corner wear and a bit of a forward c cock to spine.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Fair to Good/No Jacket. Octavo.


Sasquatch Camp: A Novel

By Tucker, Robert

North Charleston, NC: CreateSpace, 2012. New copy with slightest shopwear only. Trade size paperback, 288 pages. A novel involving the quest for Bigfoot. "The beautiful Adirondack Mountains provide the backdrop for this epic tale of love, loss, and redemption. Nineteen-year-old Danny Conley leaves his home in Philadelphia to search for a legend in the wilds of northern New York. What he discovers instead is the love of his life, only to be torn away without warning as he is forced to return home to care for his dying mother. Thus, his exile begins. What he does not know is whether it will ever end.". Edition Unstated. Paperback. Fine. Octavo.



By Collins, Nancy W

Eureka: Eureka Printing Company, 1999. Minor wear only, clean and well bound.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.


Appleby and Bee Bell's Curious Garden Adventure: A Novel (SIGNED)
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Appleby and Bee Bell's Curious Garden Adventure: A Novel (SIGNED)

By Meyers, John & Sheryl

New York: iUniverse, 2006. SIGNED by both authors. Minor wear only, clean and well bound.. Signed. Edition Unstated; Signed. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Octavo.


Ranger Called Solitary

By Cord, Barry

U.S.A.: Arcadia House, 1966. Lib. ownership and discard stamps, minor pocket remains to endpaper, prev. owner name, a few pp. with corner bookmark folds. Else moderate wear and a touch of aging, binding sound.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good/No Jacket.


Heavenly Rain

By Pingwa, Jia

Bejing, China: Panda Books, Chinese Literature Press, 1996. Clean, straight and well bound, with quite minor wear only.. First Edition Stated. Soft Cover. Very Good+.



By Allen, (Charles) Grant (Blairfindie)

New York: Hurst & Company, 1901. Book has mouse chewing damage to upper spine rear joint area, and the board edges at that point on both sides an inch or less; another small nibble spot from mid-spine. Else the book is sound, but with front hinge starting a bit, text solidly Good, with a little aging to paper. In standard Hurst maroon cloth binding with clover embossed decoration to front and spine. Reprint Edition. Hard Cover. Fair to Good-/No Jacket.


The Cavalier: An Historical Novel

By James, G.P.R

Philadelphia: T. B. Peterson and Brothers, 1859. Text basically Gd. but with some aging, still well bound internally. Original decoratd red cloth is worn, frayed at corners, with chipping affecting upper spine down about an inch with a thinner strip chipped along front joint down almost to midpoint; most of titles still present. Red numeral "10" to front endpaper.. Apparent First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fair to Good-/No Jacket.


Crisis on Flight 101
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Crisis on Flight 101

By Perone, S.¢P.¢¢¢

Lincoln, NE: iUniverse, Inc, 2003. Inscribed to the author's cousin and signed by the author as "Sam." Text clean and well bound, with mild corner wear to covers. Author's promotional card laid in as well.. Inscribed. Inscribed & Signed, Edition Unstated. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Octavo.


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