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Fighting Man
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Fighting Man

by Morgan, Mike

Condition
Used - Good-
Published
1953
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Little wear to the cover, but the spine is creased and significantly skewed. Previous owner's name inside the front cover. The pages are clean and tight, age-tanned, and the page edges were dyed blue, I think. Or maybe gray. Lion Books #136. Classic pulp western, protected in a clear plastic bag. Rather scarce. … Read more about this item
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The Long Escape
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The Long Escape

by Dodge, David

Condition
Used - Fair
Published
1948
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Book shows wear consistent with its age. The covers show a few creases and chips. The spine is creased and skewed, with splits at both lower corners (see photo). Owner's names inside the front cover and on the title page. Otherwise, the pages are clean and tight, with blue-dyed edges all around. Yellowing is minor.… Read more about this item
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Ill Met By Moonlight
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Ill Met By Moonlight

by Ford, Leslie

Condition
Used - Acceptable
Published
1937
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A rare book that has been mistreated. The lower right corner of the front cover is gone. The spine is skewed significantly. Wear at all the edges and corners. A tear at the lower rear corner of the spine (1.5 cm). The original owner signed her name many times on the front and rear endpapers,… Read more about this item
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The Sea of Grass
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The Sea of Grass

by Richter, Conrad

Condition
Used - Good+
Published
1937
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$19.00

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No dust jacket. Tan fabric covered boards, darkened over the spine. Wear to the cover is mild, mainly at the corners and the edges of the spine. The deckle-edged pages are clean and tight, with the owner's signature repeated at the top of the front endpapers and every page until the story starts (see photo #3). The page edges are… Read more about this item
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The Art of Making Leather Cases
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The Art of Making Leather Cases

by Stohlman, Al

Condition
Used - Fair
Published
1983
Binding
Stapled
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$20.00

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An old and rare book from the Tandy Leather Company. (Besides being online, the Tandy Leather Company still has over 90 stores nationwide to source your materials for these projects.) The book shows quite a bit of wear, with bent corners and a cover that is beginning to split. The pages themselves are clean, tight and unmarked.… Read more about this item
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Back to the Stone Age
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Back to the Stone Age

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Condition
Used - Fair
Published
ca 1960
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The covers show little wear, mainly along the edges. The spine is skewed, without creases. The book has been exposed to some water, more visible on the page edges, where the edge dye has been bleached, than on the pages, where the staining is mild, with a little rippling (see photos #4 and 5). The pages are otherwise clean and… Read more about this item
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Vigilante
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Vigilante

by Summers, Richard

Condition
Used - Fair
Published
1949
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Cover has a few chips and creases. The spine is skewed and splitting from the lower front corner (see photo #4). The pages are clean, tight and age-tanned, with blue-dyed page edges all around. A Dell " Mapback" novel. Set in 1850s San Fransisco. A scarce book.
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$4.00
Tales of Piracy, Crime and Ghosts
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Tales of Piracy, Crime and Ghosts

by Defoe. Daniel

Condition
Used - Fair
Published
ca 1940
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The covers have many creases and chips. The spine is uncreased and near square, with a bit of splitting at the tail (see photo #4). The pages are clean, tight and tanned, with red-dyed page edges all around. Unfortunately, the title page is missing. A scarce book.
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Pirates of Venus
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Pirates of Venus

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Condition
Used - Good-
Published
ca 1965
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The covers have a number of creases and the spine is a bit skewed. The pages are clean, tight and unmarked. A small tear in page 115 (2 cm). Yellow-dyed page edges and quite light tanning. Ace Books #F-179, cover art by Roy Krenkle, Jr. Originally published in 1934.
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$6.00
Carson of Venus
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Carson of Venus

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Condition
Used - Good-
Published
ca 1960
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The cover is mildly worn. The spine is creased and concave, with a split up from the lower front corner (about 2.3 cm). The pages are clean and tight. The page edges are dyed yellow and the top edges near the spine show evidence of a drop of water (they used water soluble dyes), but little sign… Read more about this item
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The Monster Men
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The Monster Men

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Condition
Used - Good-
Published
ca 1960
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The covers show a nice collection of creases and bumped corners. The front cover also shows someone's added pencil decoration, which has been erased but the dents are still there. The pages are clean, tight and unmarked, with yellow-dyed edges and moderate tanning. Ace Books #F-182, cover art by Frank Frazetta. Originally published in 1929.
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Seeker From the Stars
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Seeker From the Stars

by Coleman, James Nelson

Condition
Used - Good
Published
1967
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$24.50

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Some external wear, including creases at the upper corners, some chips along the edges, and a skinned area on the rear cover at the lower right corner. The spine has a transverse crack from having been bent once, but no reading creases. It remains near square. The pages have the unsurprising tanning due to age, but are otherwise clean, tight… Read more about this item
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Rustlers' Gap
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Rustlers' Gap

by Raine, William MacLeod

Condition
Used - Good-
Published
1944
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The pages are tight and intact, with a few scattered small stains and some age tanning. The covers have a moderate amount of rubs, creases and chips. The paper over the spine is worn to the point that the glue is showing through. Despite that, the spine is still square (no small miracle after 80 years). A rare book.
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$6.00
Right on Time, Andy Capp
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Right on Time, Andy Capp

by Smythe

Condition
Used - Very Good-
Published
1978
ISBN
9780449140765
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$14.75

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The cover has some small creases and a few dents. The spine is uncreased but slightly skewed. The pages are clean, tight and lightly tanned, with yellow-dyed edges. This is a rather rare and highly valued book.
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I Just Dropped Grandma!
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I Just Dropped Grandma!

by Keane, Bill

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Published
1990
ISBN
9780449146170
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$15.00

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Very little wear. A tiny crease at the upper rear corner and that's about it. The spine is square and creaseless, and the pages are clean, tight and bright. The page edges are dyed yellow and there is hardly any age tanning. A rare and very nice book.
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$15.00
Wanna Be Smiled At?
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Wanna Be Smiled At?

by Keane, Bill

Condition
Used - Very Good
Published
1970
ISBN
9780449141182
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Very little wear. Slight discoloration to the cover and some tiny bumps at the corners. The spine is square and creaseless. The pages are clean, tight and unmarked, with yellow-dyed page edges and mild tanning.
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$12.75
It's Supposed to BE Yellow, Pinhead
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It's Supposed to BE Yellow, Pinhead

by Trudeau, G.B.

Condition
Used - Very Good-
Published
1983
ISBN
9780449201930
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This book has chips along the edges and a crease at the front upper right corner. The spine is square and creaseless. The pages are clean and tight, with yellow-dyed edges all around, and some mild tanning. A rather scarce book.
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B.C.: Where the Hell is Heck?
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B.C.: Where the Hell is Heck?

by Hart, Johnny

Condition
Used - Good+
Published
1978
ISBN
9780449140222
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A couple of ripples in the front cover along the spine, like maybe someone bent it a little at some time. No other creases, and the spine is square. A few little rubs along the edges. The pages are clean and tight with yellow-dyed page edges and slight yellowing. A scarce book.
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$4.25
B.C.: Big Wheel
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B.C.: Big Wheel

by Hart, Johnny

Condition
Used - Good+
Published
1971
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Book shows some chips along the edges of the spine. The spine itself is square and uncreased. Additional chipping at the corners and edges of the cover. A crease on the lower rear corner. The pages are clean, tight and unmarked, with light tanning and yellow-dyed edges all around. A scarce book.
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$6.50
B.C.: Star Light, Star Bright, First …
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B.C.: Star Light, Star Bright, First …

by Hart, Johnny

Condition
Used - Very Good-
Published
1982
ISBN
9780449123652
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Some mild wear. The front cover has a skinned area near the upper right corner. Edgewear is minimal, and the off-white cover is a little more off now. The spine has a single crease but remains square. The pages are clean and tight, with slight tanning and yellow-dyed edges all around. This appears to be a scarce and highly… Read more about this item
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