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Emerson in Italy, Barish, Evelyn
141 Barish, Evelyn Emerson in Italy
New York, New York, U.S.A. Henry Holt & Co. 1989 0805009140 / 9780805009149 First Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good 
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Henry Holt & Co., 1989. First edition [1989], fine copy in near fine dustjacket. Light brown cloth with color illustrated dustjacket. Looks and feels new and unused, no names or other markings,dustjacket in mylar protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Net Net: A Novel, Barmash, Isadore
142 Barmash, Isadore Net Net: A Novel
New York Macmillan 1972 First Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good 
New York: Macmillan, 1972. First edition, first printing [1972] of this novel set in the cutthroat world of discount retailing in the 1950s and 1960s. Scarlet red cloth with heavy gilt spine lettering, 315 pages, illustrated dustjacket. Includes a mock pricetag from the store profiled in the book laid in loosely at the front. The book is in fine condition, looks and feels new, with sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is in near fine, new-looking condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Knights of To-Day; or Love and Science, Barnard, Charles
143 Barnard, Charles Knights of To-Day; or Love and Science
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1881 First Edition Hardcover Good 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1881. First edition [1881]. Six short stories from the Victorian era with a theme of romance and science, a bit of a Steampunk mixture with fun and adventure added. Light brown pictorial cloth printed in silver gilt and blue, featuring Cupid using a telegraph, with telegraph wires and a steam train above. Some light rubbing and a bit of fraying to the spine foot, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a name written on the preliminary blank, no other markings. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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Has Christmas Come Again?, Barnum, Lula Lloyd
144 Barnum, Lula Lloyd Has Christmas Come Again?
Connecticut Self-published, Printed By McGill & Wallace 1885 Paperback Fair 
Connecticut: Self-published, Printed By McGill & Wallace, 1885. Undated, ca. 1885. Fifth edition. Short Christmas verse by this concert pianist and sister-in-law of P. T. Barnum. Oblong softcover, about 4" x 5" with ribbon tied binding, four pages printed on one side only. Front cover finger-smudged, other light wear, contents clean and unmarked.. Soft Cover. Fair. Oblong 16mo. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Fay Weldon's Wicked Fictions, Barreca, Regina, Editor.
145 Barreca, Regina, Editor. Fay Weldon's Wicked Fictions
Lebanon, New Hampshire, U.S.A. University Press of New England 1994 0874516420 / 9780874516425 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Lebanon, New Hampshire, U.S.A.: University Press of New England, 1994. First edition, first printing. Bright red linen cloth with gilt lettering, 234 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in fine condition, looks and feels new, with sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in fine condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Shadows of the Images : A Novel of Temptation, Barrett, William E.
146 Barrett, William E. The Shadows of the Images : A Novel of Temptation
Garden City, New York Doubleday and Company, Inc. 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, Inc., 1953. First edition. Khaki tan cloth with crimson spine lettering, red tinted top edge, 540 pages, color illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition, looks and feels new, with sound text block, good hinges, clean and unread pages (with the slight exception of some surface dust at top edge and two very light accidental pen marks at bottom edge).The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition with lightly chipped extreme corners and a clean and lightly and pleasantly age-toned rear cover. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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147 Barrie, J. M. Biographical and Literary Estimate By Elliott Henderson An Auld Licht Manse, And Other Sketches
New York John Knox and Company 1893 First US Edition Hardcover Fair 
New York: John Knox and Company, 1893. Heavily worn copy of the first American edition. Lightly glazed navy cloth over beveled boards, gilt spine lettering, frontis portrait of J.M. Barrie's house in Scotland, 256 pages. The book is in fair condition with a thumb-sized scuff to the upper corner of the front cover, additional rubbing and scuffing, rubbed and slightly frayed extreme spine ends, heavily foxed endpapers, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. . First US Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Bayberry Lane, Bassett, Sara Ware
148 Bassett, Sara Ware Bayberry Lane
New York A. L. Burt 1931 Hardcover Very Good Fair 
New York: A. L. Burt, 1931. Novel set on Cape Cod, featuring the three Miss Snows of the fictional town of Belleport. Light green cloth, 322 pages, dustjacket. Light rubbing to the edges, good hinges, sound text block, name and note in pencil on front free endpaper, pages otherwise clean and unmarked. The mylar protected dustjacket is in fair condition with considerable edge chipping, rubbing, creasing and internal tears, but with surprisingly little paper loss, spine title chipped.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Head Winds [Headwinds], Bassett, Sara Ware
149 Bassett, Sara Ware Head Winds [Headwinds]
Garden City, New York Doubleday & Co., Inc. 1947 First Edition Hardcover Good No 
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Co., Inc., 1947. Stated first edition. Blue cloth, 222 pages, no dustjacket. Spine faded, light edgewear, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages free from names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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150 Basso, Hamilton The Light Infantry Ball
Garden City, New York Doubleday & Co., Inc. 1959 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Good Very Good 
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Co., Inc., 1959. First edition, first printing. A novel depicting the fall of the plantation South. Dove grey linen-like cloth with green and black spine lettering, illustrated endpapers, 476 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in generally good condition with just a very slight musty odor, a half-inch slight brown stain at the upper corner of the text block which bleeds needle-thin width into the margins of about a quarter of the volume, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition with minimal edgewear.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Masterworks of Children's Literature Volume III : Middle Period c. 1740 - C. 1836, Bator, Robert
151 Bator, Robert Masterworks of Children's Literature Volume III : Middle Period c. 1740 - C. 1836
New York The Stonehill Publishing Co./Chelsea House Publishers 1983 0877543771 / 9780877543770 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: The Stonehill Publishing Co./Chelsea House Publishers, 1983. First edition, first printing, 1983. Volume III of this scholarly yet entirely readable illustrated text on the history and development of books specifically made for children. Blue cloth printed in gilt, 424 pages, illustrated dustjacket. Very light edgewear, good hinges, sound text block, old price sticker on front pastedown, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some light shelf soil and some foxing, mainly around the interior edges.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Masterworks of Children's Literature Volume IV : Middle Period c. 1740 - C. 1836, Bator, Robert
152 Bator, Robert Masterworks of Children's Literature Volume IV : Middle Period c. 1740 - C. 1836
New York The Stonehill Publishing Co./Chelsea House Publishers 1984 087754378X / 9780877543787 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: The Stonehill Publishing Co./Chelsea House Publishers, 1984. First edition, first printing, 1984. Volume IV of this scholarly yet entirely readable illustrated text on the history and development of books specifically made for children. Blue cloth printed in gilt, 469 pages, illustrated dustjacket. Very light edgewear, good hinges, sound text block, old price sticker on front pastedown, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some light shelf soil and some foxing, mainly around the interior edges and along the spine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Le Fleurs Du Mal, Baudelaire, Ch.
153 Baudelaire, Ch. Le Fleurs Du Mal
N.P. Bibliotheque Precieuse 1953 Paperback Fine 
N.P.: Bibliotheque Precieuse, 1953. Undated [1953]. In French. Softcover in original unopened tissue wrapping. Book in fine, unused condition with light soil to the wrapping.. Soft Cover. Fine. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Flowers of Evil, Baudelaire, Charles. Illustrated By Eugene Karlin
154 Baudelaire, Charles. Illustrated By Eugene Karlin The Flowers of Evil
Franklin Center, PA The Franklin Library 1977 Limited Edition Hardcover Fine 
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1977. Franklin Library limited edition, 1977. Fine copy in full chestnut brown good quality leather with gilt lettering and extensive decoration on covers and spine, raised spine bands, all edges gilt, moire silk endleaves, attached ribbon bookmark. Looks and feels new and unread, with tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. Includes Notes from the Editors booklet.. Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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The Gypsy Man, Bausch, Robert
155 Bausch, Robert The Gypsy Man
New York Harcourt 2002 0151001723 / 9780151001729 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Harcourt, 2002. First edition, 2002. Light orange boards with darker orange spine, 495 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book looks and feels new, with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is in similar new condition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Une Tache d'Encre, Bazin, Rene
156 Bazin, Rene Une Tache d'Encre
Paris Calmann-Levy 1910 Hardcover Very Good 
Paris: Calmann-Levy, 1910. Undated, ca. 1910. In French. Attractive copy in fine binding by Brentano's, New York. Three quarter bright red morocco over marbled boards, raised spine bands, gilt lettering and decorated compartments, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers, 318 pages . Light edge rubbing, minor surface scuff to spine head, good joints/hinges, sound text block, gift notation on preliminary blank, lightly age-toned but clean pages with no other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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157 Beard, Henry; Boswell, John Bill Gates' Personal, Super-Secret, Private Laptop
New York Simon & Schuster 1998 0684854643 / 9780684854649 First Edition Hardcover Good 
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998. First edition, first printing, 1998. Geek-oriented humor in the form of a laptop computer supposedly belonging to Bill Gates. Full of puns, mainly very silly, some actually very funny - and as funny now as they were in 1998 (no real built-in obsolescence here). Hardcover, unpaginated (about eighty pages). Some light scratching to the bottom of the front cover, otherwise looks and feels about new with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Christmas Poems Read By Dorothy Beattie Over Radio Station WFBC, Greenville, SC, Christmas Eve, 1944, Beattie, Dorothy
158 Beattie, Dorothy Christmas Poems Read By Dorothy Beattie Over Radio Station WFBC, Greenville, SC, Christmas Eve, 1944
Greenville, SC WFBC Radio 1944 First Edition Paperback Fair 
Greenville, SC: WFBC Radio, 1944. First edition [1944]. Poems read over the air on Christmas Eve, 1944, dedicated to men in the service. Red softcover, 32 pages. Covers edgeworn and soiled, first and final pages spotted, remaining pages very clean, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Gluskap the Liar & Other Indian Tales, Beck, Horace P.  Illustrated By Arthur K. D. Healy
159 Beck, Horace P. Illustrated By Arthur K. D. Healy Gluskap the Liar & Other Indian Tales
Freeport, Maine The Bond Wheelwright Company 1966 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Freeport, Maine: The Bond Wheelwright Company, 1966. First edition 1966. Collection of mesmerizing Native American folktales and legends, mainly from the Penobscot tribe. Illustrated in black and white. Light brown cloth, 182 pages, dustjacket. The book is near fine with almost no wear, name on front free endpaper, no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some edgewear and a few tiny closed tears, little paper loss, top edge slightly faded.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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160 Beckett, Sylvester B. [Breakmore] Hester, The Bride of the Islands: A Poem
Portland, Maine Bailey & Noyes 1860 First Edition Hardcover Good No 
Portland, Maine: Bailey & Noyes, 1860. First edition, 1860. Book-length romantic poem by the poet and publisher who built a Gothic castle-like stone house with a three-story tower at Cape Elizabeth, Maine. Brown cloth lettered in gilt and decorated in blind, 336 pages. Ex-library with fairly few markings (bookplate, title page blindstamp, numbers on copyright page, may have had spine numbers at one time that have been carefully removed. External edgewear and surface soil, spine head a bit chipped, good hinges, sound text block, a few page corners creased, name of E. G. Browning dated 1867 on front free endpaper, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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