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Glimpses of Indian Music

By Vani Bai Ram

Hardcover. Reading copy with fair-sized chip/much abrasion bottom spine, dustjacket pasted to fixed endpapers. Chip and paper loss title page, a little interior soil and stain noted. Text with no marks noted, moderate dust and soil to edges, a few partially uncut pages. Binding intact but feels slightly wear. Nonglossy dustjacket in red, white and blue with rubbing, light soil and a little chipping vicinity of spine. Kitab Mahal (Wholesale Division) Private, no date of publication noted (prefatory matter dated 1961 and 1962), 193 pages plus one page errata. Frontis, a few plates.

$27.00

The Bibliography of Walt Whitman

By Frank Shay

Hardcover. Poor, binding damaged at spine strip exposing backing, binding is very weak. Ex library. Grey paper-covered boards, paper title label front, with damaged spine strip attached one edge, much of it missing, large chip top free corner of back board. Library stamps, labels etc, toning to endpapers, dust and use to deckle edges, text itself appears reasonably clean. Number 19 of five hundred numbered copies. Frontispiece/glassine. 46 pages. No dustjacket, assume as issued. Poor, as is.

$8.95

The Suncheaters: The Story of the South Akron Awnings, 1923-1941

By Phil Dietrich

Staplebound. Reading copy only. Ex library. Spine torn at fold with functional clear tape and masking tape repairs. Soil and much handling to nonglossy wraps, bumped corners, reasonably clean text with slight handling, cardpocket inside front,library stamps, labels etc. 124 pages, photos. Scarce.

$74.95

Eros Thanatos: Novellen

By Richard von Schaukal

Hardcover. In German. Red cloth over thin boards, stamped in black and gilt spine, with modest use and wear, small area of soil spine, previous owner's signature front pastedown, clean text with no other marks noted. No dustjacket, unknown if issued. Edward W. Crosby's copy. 330 pages.

$39.95

Hell's Angels

By Hunter S. Thompson

Paperback. Ballantine paperback, 22nd printing 1983, no marks noted, hint of tanning to text, tanning/foxing inside covers, spine crease, moderate to much cover wear (creasing, handling, scuffs).

$5.95

False Start: How the New Browns Were Set Up to Fail
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False Start: How the New Browns Were Set Up to Fail

By Terry Pluto

Inscribed by author "GO BROWNS - TERRY PLUTO" ffep. No other marks noted, slight tanning, very good binding, corners a bit bumped, dustjacket with scuffs and edge-creasing, creased corner back flap. Third printing. bdxfrx

$18.95

Charles Colin Reflections

By Charles Colin

Softcover. No marks noted, a little handling to text, binding intact, modest edgewear, shelfwear/scuffs and a little creasing/handling to wraps. By the author, 1984, 154-plus pages. Musician, educator, and music publisher. Photos.

$27.00

Toss the Feathers Irish Set Dancing
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Toss the Feathers Irish Set Dancing

By Pat. Murphy

Softcover. Good to very good, bright and tight with no marks noted, shelfwear/few scuffs to wraps, 3 inch crease top front.

$45.00

A Lifetime of Notes

By Tomas O Canainn

Softcover. Markings in pencil, blank white label affixed half-title page, a few dogears, binding in good condition, scuffing and light to moderate creasing to wraps.

$50.00

Mark Twain's 1601 Conversation as it Was By the Social Fireside in the Time of the Tudors

By Samuel Clemens

Staplebound. Pink text, 29 clean pages with little apparent use, staple binding intact, pink wraps slightly faded and rubbed with a little soil back. "Privately printed Hackensack 1968." Risqué.

$11.95

Poesies Choisies (Classiques Illustres Vaubourdolle)

By Paul Valery

Softcover. Librarie Hachette, 1967/1952, 95 pages. Markings in pencil and ink, sound binding, creasing to wraps. Classiques Illustres Vaubourdolle.

$14.95

Fables Choisies (Classiques Illustres Vaubourdolle)

By La Fontaine

Softcover. 1962/1935, 112 pages. Many markings in pencil, tanning, sound binding, moderate exterior wear. Classiques Illustres Vaubourdolle.

$4.95

South Indian Music Book III

By P. Sambamoorthy

Perfectbound, stiff thin paper-covered boards, red cloth spine printed in black. P. Sambamoorthy, South Indian Music Book III. Indian Music Publishing House, 1973, Seventh Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Book 3, 472 pages. Slight exterior wear, rather bright, tight interior with no marks noted, closed tear of about one inch edge of final page. Book 3, 7th edition.

$65.00

The Music of India (The Heritage of India Series)

By H.A. Popley

Softcover. 1966, 184 pages, stated third edition. Rubbing/light handling to exterior, good binding, hint of tanning to text, no marks noted.

$10.00

South Indian Music Book I

By P. Sambamoorthy

Softcover. P. Sambamoorthy, South Indian Music Book I. Indian Music Publishing House, 1972, eighth edition. Book 1, 132 pages. Front cover and first page creased at corner, reasonably bright text with no marks noted, very good binding, rubbing/light soil to wraps.

$50.00

The World Chess Championship: A History

By Al Horowitz

Hardcover. Poor, dampstain to dustjacket and endpapers. Reading copy. Dampstain to dustjacket bottom edges and spine, small amount of dampstain to endpapers, tight and rather bright text with no marks noted. Macmillan, 1973, 291 pages.

$5.95

My Career Goes Bung

By Miles Franklin

Hardcover. ISBN-13 9780207146848, 1983 (1987 printing), 234 pages. Gift inscription ffep, no marks noted, moderate tanning, very good binding, dustjacket with few scuffs and other light use and wear.

$11.95

The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table and Poems

By Oliver Wendell Holmes

Hardcover. Poor, binding failing at first blank page/frontispiece. Period signature in pencil of "Francis Seiberling Xmas 94" verso of frontispiece (perhaps the Akron, Ohio congressman). "Reprinted from the Atlantic Monthly, as it appeared from Nov., 1857 to May, 1858" (title page). Dark green cloth stamped in gilt with beveled edges, moderate use and wear, top edge gilt, moderate to much tanning to text. The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table, 183 pages, followed by Poems, 252 pages. New York: Hurst & Company, no date (publisher active circa 1871-1919). Reprint. Poor, as is.

$14.95

A Heroine Of The Frontier: Miriam Davis Colt In Kansas, 1856

By J. Christian Bay

Hardcover. Poor, paper spine strip has worn off leaving cheesecloth lining fully exposed. Binding weak at front hinge, but for now intact. Dampstain lower back/spine and adjacent endpapers. Ex library. Lengthy inscription by author ffep to a Mrs. Brown containing information related to the grave of "Willie, the Little Stranger" as mentioned on page 53. Light paper-covered boards with pasted title panel front, aforementioned dampstain and damage to binding. Boards somewhat soiled/handled. Library stamps, labels etc. Deckle fore edge, dust top edge, text with light tanning in reasonably clean condition. "Privately printed for the friends of the Torch Press, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Christmas nineteen forty-one" (title page). "Extracts from Mrs. Colt's Diaries edited with an introduction" by the author (title page). 58 pages, frontispiece. A glassine jacket may be missing.

$24.95

Classic Browns: The 50 Greatest Games in Cleveland Browns History (Classic Cleveland)
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Classic Browns: The 50 Greatest Games in Cleveland Browns History (Classic Cleveland)

By Jonathan Knight

Softcover. Bright, tight, no marks noted, light use and wear.

$15.95

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