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Rat- Tat 1920 VOL. XXII

By: N/A

Price: $55.60

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, Junior Class of St. John's College: 1920

Seller ID: 001289

Condition: Good


Black boards with imprint of Rat-Tat seal on front. Discolored and specked. Some foxint to endpapers. Binding a bit loose at pastedowns. Photo of basketball team inside. 249 pages plus ads in rear. Some pages a bit loose.Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

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The Harvard Classics Shelf Of Fiction 1917 Collier & Son Set Of 20 volumes

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: P. F. Collier: 1917

Inscription: Previous owner's name on FFEP

Seller ID: HC2222019A

Condition: Very good


Very clean books. Solid bindings. Great set! View more info

Rosabel's Secret

By: Alice E. Christgau

Price: $19.40

Publisher: New York, Young Scott Books: 1967

Seller ID: 000446

Condition: Very Good


220 pp. Some small tears to dj. No shelf wear. Childs name and some creative coloring to the title page illustration. Otherwise pages like new. Very solid book. Dustjacket now protected by archival quality mylar cover. "This is a story of tender relationship between a young girl and an old woman, whose compassion and affection for one another do much to despel the loneliness that each has felt so keenly in the past. Rosabel is a lonely member of a large farm family i... View more info

Daniel Boone

By: Averill, Esther

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001072

Condition: Good


Pictorial boards that are somewhat dirty from age. Red spines. Corners bumped. Shelf wear. Something written on top of ffep.Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Rojankovsky, Feodor. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

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Jerry Muskrat Wins Respect

By: Burgess, Thornton

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, John H Eggers Co, Inc.: 1928

Seller ID: chi2192010b

Condition: Good


Beautiful vintage children's oversized softcover book. Lovely color illustrations. There is a small tear at the top of the spine, but nothing is missing. View more info

Silver Pleasures and Treasures

By: Came, Richard

Price: $27.80

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001459

Condition: Very Good


In original slipcase, which has shelf wear and scuffs to it. Book has very little wear.128 pages. Color and black and white photos. All orders processed and sent within one business day.Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Ireland Poetry

By: Charles Sullivan (editor)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc: 1990

Inscription: "To Sean with best regards" Charles Sullivan

Seller ID: BB252010B

ISBN: 0810934531

Condition: Near Fine


Signed and inscribed by editor. Solid and square. Book is like new. Jacket is protected by archival quality mylar cover. 208 pp including index. From the flap, "Wherever green is worn," Yeats Wrote, "a terrible beauty is born." The beauty of IReland and the troubled history that inspired the poet's words permeate the pages of this book, a comprehensive, lavishly illustrated selection of poems about Ireland..." View more info

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Hypnotism

By: Doctor Foveau De Courmelles (translated by Laura Ensor)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Broadway, Ludgate Hill, Glasgow, Manchester, and New York, George Routledge and Sons, Limited: 1891

Edition: appears to be first

Seller ID: FP3262010A

Condition: Good


While there is shelf wear and bumped corners present, this book very solid. Pages are tanned with age and because of some items laid in have some minor discoloration to some pages. But the items laid in are a treat! First there is an article entitled "A Year of Hypnotism" from the May 24, 1896 edition of the Philadelphia Inquirer. Second there is a program ("Programme") of the "Semi Annual Meeting to be held in Easton, Maryland, on November 15th and 16th, 1892" put on by... View more info

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Christmas Tales and Christmas Verse

By: Field, Eugene

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1926

Seller ID: BB11212009A

Condition: Good


For its age, this book is quite nice. The dust jacket is intact with chips and small tears as well as some darkened areas. It is now protected by mylar cover. Please see photo. Light foxing to some pages. This would make a lovely Christmas present for the lover of vintage children's books! Free upgrade to priority mail, so it will get there in plenty of time for Christmas! Contains; Christmas Hymn The Symbol and the Saint Christmas Eve Joel's Talk with Santa Claus ... View more info

The Natural History Story of Chiricahua National Monument

By: Jackson, Earl

Price: $22.20

Publisher: Globe, Arizona, Southwest Parks and Monuments Association: 1970

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 001608

Condition: Very Good


Scarce book. Small fold to front cover, otherwise very clean. 76 pages of photos and information. All orders processed and sent within one business day. Proud member IOBA- Independent Online Booksellers Association.Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

The Jungle Books Volume 2

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $16.70

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company: 1948

Seller ID: 000511

Condition: Very Good


Book is very solid. Owners name is written on front and rear pastedown. Some tears to dj. small tear to spine of book on top. Green boards with gray leaves. DJ covered in mylar jacket. 197 pp.Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Watson. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

How the Leopard Got His Spots

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $22.20

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Garden City Publishing Company: 1942

Seller ID: 001399

Condition: Good


Cloth spine, lovely illustration of leopard on cover. "Just So Series." Illustrated endpapers. Unpaginated. Spine is a bit loose. All orders processed and sent within 24 hours.Pictorial Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Rojankovsky. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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The Earthsea Trilogy

By: Le Guin, Ursula K.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 2005

Edition: First SFBC edition

Seller ID: 1252018A

ISBN: 0739452711

Condition: Very Good


Book has the very slightest of shelf wear. Chips and tears to edges of dust jacket, which is now protected by archival quality mylar cover. Photo shows our copy. This is a First Edition of the Science Fiction Book Club. A few pages towards the back had folds at the corner (not dog eared), and have been successfully straightened out. View more info

Doctor Dolittle's Garden

By: Lofting, Hugh

Price: $111.10

Publisher: New York, F. A. Stokes Co.: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001514

Condition: Good


Green boards with pasted down illustration on front. Shelf wear and minor fraying and somewhat threadbare in a few spots. Previous owners bookplate on ffep. Beginning of separation of rear free endpaper from rear pastedown at gutter. 327 pages. All orders processed and sent within one business day.Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Lofting, Hugh. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Some Noteworthy First in Europe During the Fifteenth Century with Illustrations

By: Lone, E. Miriam

Price: $111.10

Publisher: New York, Lathrop C. Harper: 1930

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 001648

Condition: Very Good


Number 210 of 425 copies signed by Lone. Limp cloth with yapp edges. Cardboard slip case. Some darkening and minor stains to covers. 73 pages. Pages untrimmed. Some chips to edges of slip case, but all in all a very nice copy. Proud member IOBA- Independent Online Booksellers Association.Signed by Author. Original Wraps. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Scape to Bermuda, A

By: Macdonald-Smith, Ian

Price: $33.30

Publisher: Ian MacDonald-Smith,Bermuda: 1992

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 001678

ISBN: 9768012692

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author and presented to two names. Solid and square book. Wonderful color photos. Proud member IOBA- Independent Online Booksellers Association.Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

The Life of the Bee

By: Maeterlinck, Maurice (translated By Sutro, Alfred

Price: $38.90

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1901

Seller ID: 001485

Condition: Very Good


Soft leather covers in dark green. Titles in gold. Some shelf wear and a bit of fraying at the corners. Previous owner's name on ffep. 427 pages.Full-Leather. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

Death in a White Tie

By: Marsh, Ngaio

Price: $22.20

Publisher: New York, Pocketbooks, Inc.: 1943

Seller ID: 001201

Condition: Good


Book is in very nice shape. Normal creases and shelf wear. Previous owners name inside and on edge of pages. Red endpapers. Book number 137.Soft Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall. View more info

War rations for Pennsylvanians - the Story of the operations of the Federal Food Administration in Pennsylvania

By: McCain, George Nox

Price: $277.80

Publisher: Philadelphia, John C. Winston Co.: 1920

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 001702

Condition: Good


Signed by McCain and inscribed "To James M Bennett with the compliments of George Nox McCain." Some seperation at the gutter between copyright page and Forward, but still very secure. Rust colored boards, with title in in gold box on front and in gold on spine. Deckled edges. Endpapers slightly foxed and tanned. 273 pages.Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

The Carr Creek Legacy

By: Miller, Don

Price: $177.80

Publisher: Ashland, Ohio, U.S.A., Vantage Pr: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 001698

ISBN: 0533111862

Condition: Near Fine


Tight and square binding with virtually no wear to blue boards, which retain their shiney new appearance. Minor, slight fold to bottom front of dust jacket. DJ is now protected by archival quality mylar cover. Signed and inscribed by author. First Edition/ first printing. An exploration of the Carr Creek Community Center and the education (and basketball team) it provided for the impoverished children in the area. Proud member IOBA.Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Near Fine... View more info