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Moldy Warp the Mole
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Moldy Warp the Mole
$35.00
Moldy Warp the Mole by Alison Uttley. London: Collins, 1949. Hardcover, 20 color illustrations. Sixth impression of a 1940 title. 88 pages. Charming English book about Moldy Warp discovering an ancient Roman mosaic as he burrowed underground. Illustrations by Margaret Tempest. Wear to edges of cover boards.
 
American Nights Entertainment, 1923
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$99.00
American Nights Entertainment, by Grant Overton. New York: Appleton, Doran, Doubleday, Scribner's. Hardcover. Stated First Printing, September 1923. Ten portraits of authors. 414 pages including index. Label from Pittsburgh bookshop affixed to front cover.
 
Brazil in 1912, 1st Ed
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Brazil in 1912, 1st Ed
$145.00
Brazil in 1912, by J. C. Oakenfull. London: Robert Atkinson, Ltd, 1913. Numerous black and white photos of the landscape, industries and people of Brazil. First edition. 498 pages plus 20 pages of ads for Brazilian businesses. Large map clean and strongly bound. Spine splitting at back cover, corners creased. Bent corners.
 
The Snowflake, 1st Ed
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The Snowflake, 1st Ed
$55.00
The Snowflake by Richard Marek. Philadelphia: The Franklin Printing Company, 1959. First edition, hardcover. 13 letterpress illustrations, 30 pages. Privately printed as a limited edition on textured pale blue paper. Lacking dust jacket.
 
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
$259.00
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, October 1903. Hardcover, 327 pages. Tanning to back board, penciled name erased from first blank page. Small nicks and marks to boards.
 
Spoofs, 1st Ed
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Spoofs, 1st Ed
$39.00
Spoofs edited by Richard Butler Glaenzer. New York: The Laugh Club, 1933. Hardcover, several illustrations in black and white by an uncredited artist. First edition, 279 pages. Tongue-in-cheek short essays by an array of authors, including G. B. Shaw, Christopher Morley, Helen Burnham, and James (Schnozzola) Durante. Lacking dust jacket.
 
Roger Duvoisin Books, S/9
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Roger Duvoisin Books, S/9
$255.00
Set of nine children's books illustrated by Roger Duvoisin, published in the 1950s and 1960s. Nubber Bear, Hide and Seek Fog, Happy Lion, Follow the Wind, White Snow/Bright Snow, Hi, Mister Robin!, Amahl and the Night Visitors, Petunia, and Petunia's Christmas. Hi, Mister Robin! has considerable age wear. Some scribbles to Petunia's Christmas.
 
Parkinson's Law
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Parkinson's Law
$55.00
Parkinson's Law, or The Pursuit of Progress by C. Northcote Parkinson. London: John Murray, 1961. Hardcover, profusely illustrated in black and white by Osbert Lancaster. Thirteenth impression of a 1957 title. 122 pages with occasional underlinings in ink. "Barbs for the bureaucrats." Name and stamp on first blank page.
 
The Cream of the Jest, 1927
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The Cream of the Jest, 1927
$95.00
"The Cream of the Jest" by James Branch Cabelll. New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1927. Hardcover, 12 illustrations by Frank C. Pape. First edition thus of a 1917 title. 243 pages. Left page of title spread unbound, occasional foxing/crimping to page edges.
 
Shadows on the Rock, 1st Ed
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Shadows on the Rock, 1st Ed
$95.00
Shadows on the Rock by Willa Cather. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1931. Hardcover, stated first edition. 280 pages. Lacking dust jacket, fading to spine and edges.
 
Hardy Boys, S/9
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Hardy Boys, S/9
$165.00
The Hardy Boys by Franklin W. Dixon. Grosset & Dunlap, 1929-1940. Hardcover, illustrated at title spread only by various artists: Paul Laune, Walter S. Rogers, J. Clemens Gretta. First editions, average page count of 215. Name stickers, inscriptions, ownership stamps, one edge-worn dust jacket remaining.
 
Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, Signed
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$195.00
Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, written and signed by Pearl S. Buck. The John Day Company, 1966. Hardcover, 14 illustrations in black and white by Mamoru Funai. First edition, seventh impression. 80 pages. Lacking dust jacket, some foxing.
 
American Indian Stories, Signed
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$445.00
American Indian Stories by Zitkala-Ša (Gertrude Bonnin). Hayworth Publishing House, 1921. Hardcover, author photo at title spread. Signed first edition, 195 pages. Zitkala-Ša was born on February 22, 1876 on the Yankton Indian Reservation in South Dakota to a Dakota mother and a European-American father. Until 1884 Zitkala-Ša lived on the reservation, when she was sent to a training school in Indiana. Foxing, bumped corners, marks. Penciled numbers to one page.
 
How to Be Inimitable
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How to Be Inimitable
$69.00
How to Be Inimitable by George Mikes. Andre Deutsch, 1961. Hardcover, numerous black-and-white illustrations by Nicolas Bentley. First edition, second printing. 91 pages. Lacking dust jacket, foxing to front and back endpapers, price-clipped flap.
 
The Rover Boys at College
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The Rover Boys at College
$45.00
The Rover Boys at College by Arthur M. Winfield. Grosset & Dunlap, 1910. Hardcover, one illustrations at title spread. First edition, 292 pages. Small nicks, marks to boards.
 
Young Folks' Library, S/10
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Young Folks' Library, S/10
$425.00
Set of 10 volumes from the Young Folks' Library: Selections from the Choicest Literature of all Lands. Edited by Thomas Bailey Aldrich. Various authors. Hall and Locke Publishers, 1902. Hardcover, richly illustrated in black-and-white and full color plates. First edition, average page count of 400. One page unbound in Fairy Tales, punctures to covers of Battles and Brave Deeds. Edge wear. Titles and tops of closed edges strongly gilded.
 
We Discover the Old Dominion, 1916
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$49.00
We Discover the Old Dominion by Louise Closser Hale. Dodd, Mead & Company, 1916. Hardcover, 29 illustrations in black-and-white by Walter Hale. First edition, 374 pages. Lacking dust jacket, minor wear to cover and edges.
 
Luigi and the Long-Nosed Soldier
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$75.00
Luigi and the Long-Nosed Soldier by Louis Slobodkin. MacMillan Company, 1963. Hardcover, 18 illustrations in color, 18 in black and white. First printing, 36 pages. Lacking dust jacket. Former library possession with card pocket, tape marks, stamps.
 
Ann Can Fly
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Ann Can Fly
$99.00
Ann Can Fly by Fred Phleger. Random House/Beginner Books, 1959. Hardcover, color illustrations on each of the 32 spreads by Robert Lopshire. First edition, 64 pages. Spine cover fragile, crayon mark to back endpapers.
 
Hepatica Hawks, 1st Ed
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Hepatica Hawks, 1st Ed
$95.00
Hepatica Hawks by Rachel Field. New York: The MacMillan Company, 1932. Hardcover, five illustrations in black and white by Allen Lewis. First edition. 239 pages. Sticker from The Martinsen Library of Santa Barbara to inside back cover. Lacking dust jacket. Small marks to boards, inked gift inscription, bookplate.
 
The Tasha Tudor Christmas Book: Take Joy
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$115.00
Take Joy! The Tasha Tudor Christmas Book. Collins Publishers, 1966. Hardcover, profusely illustrated in black-and-white and color. First edition. 158 pages. Original dust jacket not included. Minor wear.
 
Holidays Around the World
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Holidays Around the World
$55.00
Holidays Around the World, by Joseph Gaer. Little, Brown and Company, 1953. Hardcover, numerous drawings in black-and-white and red-and-black by Anne Marie Jauss. Undated 21st printing. 212 pages. Minor wear to dust jacket. Former library possession with stamps and card pocket.
 
Benjie's Hat
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Benjie's Hat
$25.00
Benjie's Hat by Mabel Leigh Hunt. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1965. Reprint of a 1938 title. Hardcover, 23 illustrations by Grace Paull. 119 pages. Former library possession with stamps, card pocket.
 
Amy Vanderbilt's New Book of Etiquette
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$45.00
Amy Vanderbilt's New Complete Book of Etiquette: The Guide to Gracious Living by Amy Vanderbilt. Doubleday & Company, 1963. Hardcover, numerous illustrations in black and white by Andy Warhol, Mary Suzuki, and Fred McCarroll. First edition thus, 733 pages. Lacking dust jacket. Small amount of webbing visible at inside front hinge.
 
The Yoke and the Arrows
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The Yoke and the Arrows
$99.00
The Yoke and the Arrows: A Report on Spain by Herbert L. Matthews. New York: George Braziller, 1957. Hardcover, second printing. 203 pages. Jacket design by Antonio Frasconi, described by Time Magazine as "America's foremost practitioner of the ancient art of the woodcut." Worn dust jacket.
 
Fighting Bulls
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Fighting Bulls
$59.00
Fighting Bulls: An Account of the Bullfight by Angus MacNab. Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1959. Hardcover, 40 photographs in black and white. First American edition of a 1957 English version entitled The Bulls of Iberia. 266 pages. Lacking dust jacket.
 
Look No Further Cookbook, 1955
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$65.00
Look No Further by Richard T. Hougen. Abingdon Press, 1955. Hardcover, nine illustrations in black and white by Robert D. Bigelow. Third edition, 244 pages. Signed by the author on first blank page. No dust jacket, occasional foxing and marks.
 
Philomena, Signed 1st Ed
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Philomena, Signed 1st Ed
$75.00
Philomena by Kate Seredy. The Viking Press, 1955. Hardcover, illustrations on nearly every page, in black and white. First edition. 95 pages. Signed by the author "To Elizabeth Keeney with best wishes, Kate Seredy." The tale of a little girl who travels alone to Prague to earn a living as a servant. Wear to dust jacket, mustiness.
 
The Naked Ape, 1967
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The Naked Ape, 1967
$95.00
The Naked Ape by Desmond Morris. McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1967. Hardcover with dust jacket. Text only, first book club edition. 255 pages. Edge wear on dust jacket.
 
Back Home, 1st Ed
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Back Home, 1st Ed
$149.00
Back Home, text and drawings by Bill Mauldin. William Sloane Associates, 1947. Hardcover with sound dust jacket. Black-and-white cartoons on nearly every page. First edition, 315 pages. Light edge wear to dust jacket. Stamps and tape marks from a school library.
 
The Trumpet of the Swan, 1st Ed
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$275.00
The Trumpet of the Swan by E. B. White. Harper & Row, 1970. Hardcover with dust jacket. Approximately 20 illustrations in black and white by Edward Frascino. First edition. 210 pages. Wear to dust jacket.
 
Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator
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$125.00
Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator by Roald Dahl. Alfred A. Knopf, 1972. Hardcover with dozens of illustrations in black and white by Joseph Schindelman. First edition, 9th printing. 163 pages. Like-new condition internally. Marks to boards, fading to back cover.
 
The Singing Tree
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The Singing Tree
$55.00
The Singing Tree, written and illustrated by Kate Seredy. The Viking Press, 1942. Hardcover with 32 full-page illustrations in black and white and additional small drawings. Color illustrations at front spread. First edition, fifth printing, 247 pages. No dust jacket. Gift inscription.
 
Friends of France, 1916 1st Ed
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$69.00
Friends of France: The Field Service of the American Ambulance, described by its members. Houghton Mifflin Company/Riverside Press, 1916. Hardcover with dozens of photographs in black and white. First edition, one of 550 copies printed. 345 pages, some uncut at the top. Light marks and bumps to boards; some foxing.
 
Situation Normal, Signed 1st Ed
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$625.00
Situation Normal by Arthur Miller. Reynal & Hitchcock, 1944. Hardcover, first edition. Signed by the author on the title page. 179 pages. Miller's first book concerns his assignment to craft the best and most realistic movie about soldiers and war in the history of filmdom. "Most of this book was written before I got to Hollywood, before I cared what the public prefers, and therein lies a tale." Edge wear, light marks to boards, no dust jacket.
 
Death of a Salesman
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Death of a Salesman
$275.00
Death of a Salesman: Certain Private Conversations in Two Acts and a Requiem, by Arthur Miller. The Viking Press, 1949. Hardcover, first book club edition, 139 pages. No dust jacket. Tanning to top of front cover; owership stamp to first two blank pages.
 
Mike Mulligan & His Steam Shovel
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$135.00
Mike Mulligan and his Steam Shovel by Virginia Lee Burton. Houghton Mifflin Company, 1939. Hardcover, illustrations in color on each spread. 52 pages. No dust jacket, marks to boards, inked inscription.
 
Decorative Literature Collection, S/10
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$225.00
Collection of 10 volumes with decorative spines. Various authors, publishers and publication dates. All hardcover, some illustrated in black and white. Authors include Carson McCullers, Willa Cather, D. H. Lawrence, Robert Benchley, S. J. Perelman, and more. Publication dates range from 1926 to 1967, with most dating from the 1940s and 1950s. Some edge wear to bindings, occasional marks, names, and stamps.
 
Balloon Trip: Huck Scarry
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Balloon Trip: Huck Scarry
$65.00
Balloon Trip: A Sketchbook by Huck Scarry. Prentice-Hall, 1983. Hardcover, illustrations on each page in black and white by the author. 68 pages. Former library possession with stamps, sticker, tape to spine. First person account of a balloon flight over the Swiss Alps by the son of Richard Scarry. Library stamps, sticker.
 
An Account of King's College Chapel
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$25.00
An Account of King's College-Chapel in Cambridge by Henry Malden. The Scolar Press, 1973. Softcover with decorative dust jacket. First edition thus. Reprint of a 1769 title. 96 pages. Dog ears, creasing to dust jacket.
 
White Mane, 1st Ed
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White Mane, 1st Ed
$59.00
White Mane by Albert Lamorisse and Denys Colomb de Daunant. E. P. Dutton, 1954. Hardcover, black and white film stills on each page from the movie of the same name. Stated first edition, 48 pages. Wear to dust jacket, inked gift inscription.
 
The Hunter and the Whale
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The Hunter and the Whale
$99.00
The Hunter and the Whale: A Tale of Africa, by Laurens van der Post. William Morrow & Company, 1967. Hardcover, first edition. 350 pages. Wear to dust jacket, price sticker on inside flap.
 
Fireside Book of Folk Songs with Guitar
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$125.00
Fireside Book of Folk Songs, selected and edited by Margaret Bradford Boni. Simon & Schuster, 1947. Hardcover, 500 color pictures by Alice and Martin Provensen. Seventeenth printing, 323 pages. New edition with guitar chords. Arranged for piano and guitar by Norman Lloyd. Small tear and light age wear to dust jacket.
 
The Character Factory
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The Character Factory
$85.00
The Character Factory: Baden-Powell's Boy Scouts and the Imperatives of Empire by Michael Rosenthal. Pantheon Books, 1986. Hardcover, 10 pages of photos in black and white. Stated first edition, 335 pages. Former library possession with stamps, marks, card pocket.
 
Broadway Musicals, 1979
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Broadway Musicals, 1979
$99.00
Broadway Musicals by Martin Gottfried. Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1979. Hardcover with dust jacket. Photos and illustrations on each page in black and white or color. 353 pages. Edge wear to dust jacket, inked gift inscription.
 
Voyages of Doctor Dolittle
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Voyages of Doctor Dolittle
$89.00
The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting. J. B. Lippincott, 1950. Hardcover, 18 illustrations in black-and-white by the author. 29th impression of a 1922 title. 364 pages. Missing dust jacket, small marks to cover boards.
 
Seven Tales: Andersen & Sendak
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$89.00
Seven Tales by H. C. Andersen, translated by Eva Le Gallienne. Harper & Row, 1959. Hardcover, several full page color illustrations, numerous small black-and-white drawings in the text, all by Maurice Sendak. First edition, 128 pages. Former school library possession with stamps and card pocket. Jacket is glued to the boards. Occasional scribbles in ink on some pages.
 
The Last Flower
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The Last Flower
$199.00
The Last Flower: A Parable in Pictures by James Thurber. Harper & Brothers, 1939. 100 pages, illustrations on every spread. Wear to dust jacket.
 
Mother West Wind's Animal Friends
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$65.00
Mother West Wind's Animal Friends, by Thornton W. Burgess. Grosset & Dunlap, 1912. Hardcover, four full-page illustrations in black and white by George Kerr. First edition, 221 pages. Erasure to front endpapers.
 
German Pucki Collection, S/5
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German Pucki Collection, S/5
$115.00
Set of five Pucki titles by Magda Trott. Titania - Verlag Stuttgart, undated (1930s). Hardcover, occasional illustrations in color and black-and-white in each. Text in German. First editions. Average page count of 160. Marks and wear to covers. Some foxing.
 
Nursery Stories, S/2
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Nursery Stories, S/2
$55.00
The Little Golden Mother Goose, edited by Mary Reed; and My Garden of Stories by Etta Austin Blaisdell. Simon and Schuster, 1957; Little, Brown & Company, 1929. Both hardcover; illustrated in color by Feodor Rojankovsky and Clara Atwood Fitts, respectively. First editions, 25 pages and 208 pages. Edge wear, marks and scuffs, bumped corners.
 
Mary Blair's Little Verses
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Mary Blair's Little Verses
$99.00
The Golden Book of Little Verses, by Miriam Clark Potter. Golden Press, 1968. Hardcover, illustrations in color on each page by noted Disney artist Mary Blair. First edition/fourth printing, 28 pages. Small marks to covers, peeling to bottom of spine.
 
Canadian Stories: S/3
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Canadian Stories: S/3
$85.00
Tales of Canada, set of three. The Blue Teapot and Relief's Rocker, both by Alice Dalgliesh, set near the Bay of Fundy. The MacMillan Company, 1950 and 1952, later editions. Illustrated with one color plate and numerous pictures in black-and-white by Hildegard Woodward. Sea-Bird Island, written and illustrated Vera Andrus, set in the island of Bonaventure, near the Gaspe Peninsula. Harcourt, Brace, 1939 first edition. 142 page, signed by the author. Latter split at spine, no dust jackets.
 
Echo Answers, 1927
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Echo Answers, 1927
$29.00
Echo Answers, by Elswyth Thane. Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. Hardcover, unillustrated. First edition, third printing, 328 pages. Worn dust jacket, occasional notes and underlines in pencil, inked inscription.
 
Shades of Pink Stack, S/5
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Shades of Pink Stack, S/5
$99.00
Shades of pink book stack, set of five. Various authors, publishers, editions. Publication dates range from 1929 to 1969. Hardcover, some illustrated with photos in black and white and two color illustrations. Varying page counts. Missing dust jackets, marks to covers, foxing.
 
Colorful Story Time Stack, S/7
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$145.00
Collection of classic children's story books, set of seven. Various authors, publishers, publication years, editions. All hardcover, each profusely illustrated in color. One unattached page in Daddy Gander, foxing and smudges to covers of two. Light general age wear, bumped corners, occasional marks.
 
Gray's Anatomy, 1950
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Gray's Anatomy, 1950
$35.00
Anatomy of the Human Body, by Henry Gray, commonly known as Gray's Anatomy. Lea & Febiger, 1950 edition. Hardcover, illustrated with 1263 engravings, some in color. 1478 pages. Marks and warping to covers, notes and underlining in pink ink. Occasional foxing, originally owned by a UVA student with name and date to inside front cover.
 
Days Off, 1907
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Days Off, 1907
$65.00
Days Off, by Henry Van Dyke. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1907. Hardcover, eight full page illustrations in black and white. First edition, 322 pages. Edge wear to covers, erasures to first blank page.
 
Little Aliens, 1910
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Little Aliens, 1910
$55.00
Little Aliens, by Myra Kelly. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1910. Hardcover, eight full page illustrations in black and white. First edition, 291 pages. Small marks to covers, inked inscription. Missing dust jacket.
 
The Chestry Oak, First Edition
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$65.00
The Chestry Oak, by Kate Seredy. The Viking Press, 1948. Hardcover, 16 full page illustrations in black and white by the author. All illustrations are together at the beginning of the book, before the text. First edition, 236 pages. Inked inscription, missing dust jacket.
 
Berggasse 19: Freud's Home & Offices
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$75.00
Sigmund Freud's Home and Offices, Vienna 1938: The Photographs of Edmund Engelman. Introduction by Peter Gay. Basic Books, 1976. Hardcover, 54 plates in black and white. First edition, 153 pages.
 
Gardens & Flowers, S/7
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Gardens & Flowers, S/7
$349.00
Gardens and flowers, set of seven. Various authors, publishers, publication dates, lengths. All hardcover, each illustrated in black and white and/or color. Some first editions. Titles include The White Flower Farm Garden Books, 1971, signed by the author; Color Dictionary of Flowers and Plants for Home and Garden; and The White House Gardens, including 26 color plates by Harold Sterner. Ownership names, inked inscriptions, wear to covers, one with white out covering library numbers.
 
Wildflower Collection, S/3
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Wildflower Collection, S/3
$175.00
Wildflower collection, set of three. Various authors, publishers, publication dates, lengths. All hardcover, profusely illustrated. Wear to dust jackets, ownership names/stickers. Occasional foxing.
 
Fred Astaire: Steps in Time
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Fred Astaire: Steps in Time
$99.00
Steps in Time, by Fred Astaire. Harper & Brothers, 1959. Hardcover, 24 pages of photographs in black and white. First edition, 338 pages. Very worn dust jacket.
 
Ola, 1932 1st Ed.
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Ola, 1932 1st Ed.
$89.00
Ola, by Ingri and Edgar Parin D'Aulaire. Doubleday, Doran & Company/Junior Literary Guild, 1932. Hardcover, illustrated on each page in color or black and white by the authors. First edition, 54 pages. Missing dust jacket, light marks and wear to covers.
 
German Poetry & Literature
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German Poetry & Literature
$49.00
Three slim volumes with text in German language. Platero und Ich by Juan Ramon Jimenez, 1965. Gedanken Uber Grosse Kunst, by Carl G. Carus, 1958. Deutsche Gedihte, by Katharine Kippenberg, 1937. Published by Im Insel-Verlag. Average page count of 65. One missing small piece of spine covering.
 
ABC Book of People, 1932
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ABC Book of People, 1932
$69.00
ABC Book of People, by Walter Cole. The Junior Literary Guild/Minton, Balch & Company, 1932. Hardcover, striking color illustrations on each spread by the author. First edition, 52 pages. Missing dust jacket, small marks to covers. Name inked to first page. Small rip in bottom margin of last page, age wear to spine.
 
Mr. Wind and Madam Rain
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Mr. Wind and Madam Rain
$115.00
Mr. Wind and Madam Rain, by Paul de Musset, translated by Emily Makepeace. Harper & Brothers, undated, presumed 1911 edition of an 1864 work. Hardcover, numerous illustrations in black and white by Charles Bennett. Edition unstated, 126 pages, strongly bound. Edge wear to covers, inked name.
 
Anatole, 1956
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Anatole, 1956
$135.00
Anatole, by Eve Titus. McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1956. Hardcover, illustrations on each page in black and white or color by Paul Galdone. First Book Club Edition, 32 pages. Wear to dust jacket. Interior pages are in like-new condition.
 
American Carnation Culture, 1892
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$99.00
American Carnation Culture, by L. L. Lambord. Third edition, publisher unknown, 1892. Hardcover, several color plates, dozens of small illustrations in the text in black and white. Third edition, 218 pages, plus approximately eight pages of ads at the back promoting flower growers and greenhouse supplies. A beautifully designed and bound small book with very little wear.
 
Good Intentions, Nash/Sendak
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Good Intentions, Nash/Sendak
$65.00
Good Intentions, by Ogden Nash. Little, Brown and Company. Compilation: last copywriter date 1942. Hardcover, jacket illustration by Maurice Sendak. First edition, 179 pages. Edge wear to dust jacket.
 
I'm a Stranger Here Myself, Nash/Sendak
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$119.00
I'm a Stranger Here Myself, by Ogden Nash. Little, Brown and Company, 1950. Hardcover, jacket design by Maurice Sendak. First edition, 283 pages. Edge wear to dust jacket.
 
The Private Dining Room, Nash/Sendak
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$69.00
The Private Dining Room and Other Verses, by Ogden Nash. Little, Brown and Company, 1953. Hardcover, text only. First edition, 169 pages. Dust jacket design by Maurice Sendak. Edge wear to dust jacket.
 
You Can't Get There From Here, Sendak
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$249.00
You Can't Get There from Here, by Ogden Nash. Little, Brown & Company, 1950. Hardcover, dust jacket and interior illustrations by Maurice Sendak. First edition, 190 pages. Wear to dust jacket.
 
Beard on Pasta, 1983 First Edition
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$105.00
Beard on Pasta, by James Beard. Borzoi/Alfred A. Knopf, 1983. Hardcover with dust jacket, jacket and text illustrations by Karl W. Stuecklen. First edition, 236 pages. Near-new condition internally with light wear to dust jacket.
 
Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway
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$299.00
The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. Hardcover with dust jacket, first edition. 499 pages. Paper loss to top of spine of dust jacket. Light foxing to cover and endpapers.
 
Birds of England and United States, S/3
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$139.00
Birds of Great Britain and the United States, set of three. Various authors and publishers. All published in the 1950s and 1960s. Hardcover, two illustrated in black and white, the other in color. All early editions. Minor wear to dust jackets, inked inscriptions, some underlinings and inked notes.
 
Blue & Gold Etiquette, S/2
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Blue & Gold Etiquette, S/2
$135.00
Wedding Etiquette Complete, by Marguerite Bentley, and Etiquette: The Blue Book of Social Usage, by Emily Post. John C. Winston Company, 1947 first edition, and Funk & Wagnalls Company, seventh printing of 1937 edition. 383 and 877 pages. Each with occasional photographs and diagrams in black and white. Missing dust jackets. Light edge wear to each. Inked inscription to one.
 
Minarik & Sendak, S/2
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Minarik & Sendak, S/2
$175.00
No Fighting, No Biting! And Little Bear's Friend, both by Else Holmelund Minarik. Harper & Row, 1958 and 1960. Hardcover, each illustrated by Maurice Sendak in muted colors. First editions, each 60 pages. One with smudges to covers, the other with inked inscription.
 
Decorative Floral Miniatures, S/3
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$199.00
Decorative miniature books with floral bindings, set of three. Various authors, and publishers. Publication dates range from 1898 to 1910. All hardcover, one with black and white illustrations. All apparent first editions, one in Hungarian. Handwritten dates and names. Missing dust jackets, light edge wear, some marks and foxing.
 
British Collection, S/5
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British Collection, S/5
$249.00
Works on England, set of five. Various authors, publishers, publication years. All hardcover, most illustrated, some in color. Includes Children of Dickens; Uncommon People: A Study of England's Elite; The Youthful Queen Victoria; English Ghost Stories; and The Climber. Published between 1909 and 1986. Missing dust jackets. Some ownership stamps, inked inscriptions, foxing, marks, edge wear.
 
British Military Uniforms, 1948 1st Ed.
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$95.00
British Military Uniforms, by James Laver. Penguin Books, London, 1948. Hardcover, 24 pages of color plates. First edition, 62 pages. Bookplate of original owner. Light foxing to some pages, occasional notes in pencil.
 
Eastern European Collection, S/3
VINTAGE
$99.00
Eastern Europe collection, set of three. How Russia is Ruled, by Merle Fainsod. Harvard University Press, 1958, first edition/sixth printing, 575 pages. Penciled underlinings. Black Man in Red Russia, by Homer Smith. Johnson Publishing Company, 1964, first edition, 221 pages. Black and white photographs, wear to dust jacket. Pasaku Lugas, by Anna Brigadere, Latvijas Valsts Izdevnieciba, 1956 first edition, 337 pages. Color plates. All hardcover, some underlinings.
 
Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter
VINTAGE
$95.00
Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter, by Simone de Beauvoir. The World Publishing Company, 1959. Hardcover, first edition, 382 pages. Missing dust jacket, foxing to endpapers and closed edges.
 
Shades of Orange, S/3
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Shades of Orange, S/3
$149.00
Set of three children's books with orange hardcover bindings. Otto of the Silver Hand, written and illustrated by Howard Pyle. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1957; first edition, 136 pages. Residue from Mylar overwrap on inside front and back covers. The Year of the Seal by Victor B. Scheffer. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1970; first edition. Stamps, some illustrations. Leonard Visits Sitting Bull by Gene Darby, Field Educational Publications, 1967; first edition. Marks on corner of front cover.
 
Dublin & Ireland Stack, S/3
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Dublin & Ireland Stack, S/3
$125.00
Dublin and Ireland, set of three, all hardcover. Dublin in Bloomtime: The City James Joyce Knew, by Cyril Pearl. The Viking Press, 1969 first edition. Scores of scene-setting photographs. A Writer's Ireland: Landscape in Literature, by William Trevor. Viking Press, 1984 first edition. Photos in color and black-and-white. Twenty Years A-Growing, by Maurice O'Sullivan. Oxford University Press, 1975 edition of a 1933 work. Book shop stickers, library stamps, foxing.
 
Red Collection, S/4
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Red Collection, S/4
$145.00
Red spines and red titles, set of four. Under a Mushroom, by Anita Lobel. Harper & Row, 1970 first edition. Gift inscription in ink. Betsy Dowdy's Ride, by Nell Wise Wechter. John F. Blair, 1970 second printing. Face to Face, presidential campaign political novel by Edward A. Rogers. William Morrow & Company, 1962. How to Win Friends and Influence People, by Dale Carnegie. Simon & Schuster, 1956. 50th edition. Missing dust jackets. Inscriptions, foxing. Book mark included.
 
Shades of Blue, S/10
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Shades of Blue, S/10
$349.00
Collection of ten titles in shades of blue. Various authors and publishers. Publication dates range from 1929 to 1974. All hardcover, some illustrated, several first editions. Missing dust jackets. Some bookplates, inked names.
 
Arctic Mood: 1949
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Arctic Mood: 1949
$75.00
Arctic Mood: A Narrative of Arctic Adventures by Eva Alvey Richards. The Caxton Printers, 1949. Hardcover, 30 photographs and sketches in black and white. First edition, 281 pages. The first person account of a widow who moved from Seattle to Wainwright, Alaska to work as a government teacher and nurse. Missing dust jacket; foxing to front endpapers. Publisher's review submission note included, as found.
 
The Talisman Italian Cook Book
VINTAGE
$125.00
The Talisman Italian Cook Book, by Ada Boni. Translated and augmented by Matilde La Rosa. Crown Publishers, 1963. Hardcover, stated 14th printing of a 1950 title. 280 pages. No dust jacket, occasional small marks or foxing. Webbing visible at inside back cover.
 
Miniature Poetry & Prose, S/10
VINTAGE
$245.00
Miniature works of prose, drama and poetry in shades of blue and green. Various authors and publishers. Publication dates from 1898 to 1975, with more pre-1930. All hardcover, several illustrated. Numerous first editions. Some bound-in ribbon bookmarks. Edge wear, inked names and dates.
 
The Flag Paintings of Childe Hassam
VINTAGE
$79.00
The Flag Paintings of Childe Hassam, by Ilene Susan Fort. Harry N. Abrams, 1988. Hardcover with dust jacket, 89 illustrations including 25 plates in full color. First edition, 128 pages. Light wear to dust jacket, some foxing.
 
Little Pear, 1931 First Edition
VINTAGE
$149.00
Little Pear: The Story of a Little Chinese Boy, written and illustrated by Eleanor Frances Lattimore. Harcourt, Brace & World, 1931. Hardcover, illustrations on every page in black and white. First edition, 144 pages. Dust jacket has light wear and a small strip of yellow tape at bottom. End papers have some paper loss and a small sticker from library use.
 
A Brother to the Sioux, 1919 First Ed.
VINTAGE
$199.00
John P. Williamson: A Brother to the Sioux, by Winifred W. Barton. Fleming H. Revell Company, 1919. Hardcover, some photos in black and white, occasional drawings by John Redowl. First edition, 269 pages. Inked price on first blank page. Original dust jacket not included.
 
The Egg and I, First Edition
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
The Egg and I, First Edition
$199.00
The Egg and I, by Betty MacDonald. J. B. Lippincott Company, 1945. Hardcover, first edition. 287 pages. Original dust jacket not included. Bookplate to inside front cover. Some foxing to endpapers.
 
Junior Cook Book, 1963
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Junior Cook Book, 1963
$95.00
Junior Cook Book for the Host and Hostess of Tomorrow, author unknown. Meredith Press, 1963. Hardcover, illustrations and/or photographs on every page. First edition/third printing, 78 pages. Erasure to first blank page. Original dust jacket not included.
 
Nature Selections, S/5
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Nature Selections, S/5
$275.00
Outdoors and nature selections, set of five. Topics include flowers, bears, camping, and stories from the forest. Various authors and publishers. Publication dates range from 1905 to 1965. Profusely illustrated in black and white. Flower book includes color plates. Original dust jackets not included, wear to covers and spines. Names and notes in pencil and in pen. Foxing to cover of one.
 
Gold Titled Etiquette, S/2
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Gold Titled Etiquette, S/2
$175.00
Etiquette, by Emily Post. Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1940. Hardcover, occasional full page photos in black/white. First printing of the 1940 edition, 892 pages. Formerly owned by a school library with typical stamps and markings. Amy Vanderbilt Complete Book of Etiquette, Doubleday & Company, 1978. Hardcover, several drawings in black/white by Mona Marks. 1978 updated edition of a 1952 title, 879 pages. Name and date inked to front endpapers. Original dust jacket not included.