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Image for Rascal House Restaurant (Wolfie Cohen) Vintage 1960s Menu, Miami, Florida

Rascal House Restaurant (Wolfie Cohen) Vintage 1960s Menu, Miami, Florida

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Seller ID: 09976


Light edge wear and a small amount of staining. Overall a nice example of this scarce vintage menu circa early 1960s. Measures 11 X 17 inches folded. Lots to see here when you open it up - a colorful listing of breakfast, lunch, and dinner items, as well as drinks from the bar and cocktail lounge. Amended with stapled sheets of other selections. The rear cover is titled "Three Joints Joined Together" and shows an illustrated overhead view of the combined kitchens, bake s... View more info

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A Daring Life: A Biography of Eudora Welty

By: Brown, Carolyn J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Jackson, Mississippi, University Press of Mississippi: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09975


Pristine copy in an archival jacket protector. 124 pages with Bibliography and Index. Black and white photos. Signed by the author at a Lemuria Bookstore signing in Jackson, Mississippi. Lemuria bookmark laid in. From the publisher: "Mississippi author Eudora Welty mentored many of today's greatest fiction writers and is a fascinating woman, having lived the majority of the twentieth century (1909-2001). Her life reflects a century of change and is closely entwined with ... View more info

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The Complex Fate: Hawthorne, Henry James and Some Other American Writers

By: Bewley, Marius

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1952

Seller ID: 09974


Boards slightly bumped and worn through in a few small areas. The dust jacket has a few small edge tears and chipping and a sunned spine. Protected now in a Brodart sleeve. Previous owner info penciled on the front free endpaper. Introductions and two interpolations by F.R. Leavis. Contents: Hawthorne and Henry James, Some Aspects of Modern American Poetry, The Poetry of Wallace Stevens, Mencken and the American Language, and Kenneth Burke as Literary Critic. 248 pages w... View more info

Image for Town of Deer Isle, Maine Annual Report, 1957-1958 (with 1957 sample ballot and Investigating School Committee Report laid in)

Town of Deer Isle, Maine Annual Report, 1957-1958 (with 1957 sample ballot and Investigating School Committee Report laid in)

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: 1957

Seller ID: 09972


Notation on pages 54-61 (Town Warrant Section), otherwise a nice, clean copy. 61 pages with two items of local interest laid in. 1) Sample Ballot for the Town of Deer Isle dated March 4, 1957, Erma H. Weed, Town Clerk (folded twice). 2) Report of the Investigating School Committee (references a piece of Maine legislation, the Sinclair Bill, and attempts to consolidate with Stonington). These items are folded and placed inside the front cover. View more info

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Novello's School Songs, Book 232: Folk-Songs for Schools, Set VI

By: Williams, R. Vaughan (Arranged by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Novello and Company, Limited: 1909

Seller ID: 09971


String-bound booklet. Light wear. Music company stamp on the bottom of the front cover. Set VI in Folk-Songs for Schools, this collection includes the following songs: The Jolly Plough Boy, The Cuckoo and the Nightingale, Servant Man and Husbandman, The Female Highwayman, The Carter, I will Give my Love an Apple, My Boy Billy, Down by the Riverside, The Fox, Farmyard Song, and The Painful Plough. 29 pages plus a few pages of ads for Novello's other song books. View more info

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Novello's School Songs, Book 229: Children's Singing Games, Set V

By: Gomme, Alice B. and Cecil J. Sharp (Editors)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The H.W. Gray Co.: 1912

Seller ID: 09970


String-bound booklet. Couple of small stains on the cover's fore-edge. Music company stamp on the bottom of the front cover. Set V of five sets, this collection includes the following songs: The Jolly Nigger Boy, Wallflowers, The Gallant Ship, Queen Mary, Sweet Daisy, Sally Go Round, The Two Pigeons, Ring a Ring O' Roses, (First Version), Ring a Ring O' Roses, (Second Version), Our Shoe are Made of Leather, and Green Gravel. 19 pages plus a few pages of ads for Novello's... View more info

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Novello's School Songs, Book 227: Children's Singing Games, Set III

By: Gomme, Alice B. and Cecil J. Sharp (Editors)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The H.W. Gray Co.: 1912

Seller ID: 09969


String-bound booklet. Music company stamp on the front cover. Set III of five sets, this collection includes the following songs: Jenny Jones, The Three Soldiers, There Stands a Lady, The Farmer's in his Den, The Butcher's Shop, and Poor Mary Sits A-Weeping. 20 pages. Price on front cover indicated in cents, so this publication is from the H.W. Gray Co., sole agents for Novello and Company in the U.S.A. View more info

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Novello's School Songs, Book 213: Folk-Songs (Various), Set IV

By: Sharp, Cecil B. (Collected and Arranged by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Novello and Company, Limited: 1909

Seller ID: 09968


String-bound booklet. Music company stamp on the front cover. This collection (Set IV) includes the following songs: Sweet William, Chespeake and Shannon, The Keeper, The Lark in the Morn, Farewell, Nancy, The Sign of the Bonny Blue Bell, The Watchet Sailor, Wassail Song, Robin Hood and the Tanner, and Heave Away My, Johnny. 23 pages, rear cover ad for other sets in the Folk-Songs of England series edited by Cecil J. Sharp. View more info

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Novello's School Songs, Book 199: Children's Singing Games, Set II

By: Gomme, Alice B. and Cecil B. Sharp (Editors)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The H.W. Gray Co.: 1912

Seller ID: 09967


String-bound booklet. Light wear, large chip to rear cover's upper corner. Music company stamp on the front cover. Set II of five sets, this collection includes the following songs: Nuts In May, The Jolly Miller, O When I Was A Schoolgirl, When I Was A Young Girl. O! A Hunting We Will Go, Dame, Get Up, and Push The Business On. 19 pages plus a few pages of ads for the publisher's other songbooks. Price on front cover indicated in cents, so this publication is from the H.... View more info

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Novello's School Songs, Book 198: Children's Singing Games, Set I

By: Gomme, Alice B. and Cecil J. Sharp (Editors)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Novello and Company, Limited: 1912

Seller ID: 09966


String-bound booklet. Light soil and rubbing. Music company stamp on the front cover. Set I of five sets, this collection includes the following songs: London Bridge, Old Roger (First Version), Old Roger (Second Version), Walking up the Hillside, Oats and Beans, and Three Dukes. 23 pages plus a few pages of ads for the publisher's other songbooks. View more info

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Whaling Wives

By: Whiting, Emma Mayhew and Henry Beetle Hough

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1953

Seller ID: 09505


Shelf wear and light, scattered foxing to the edges of the page block. The dust jacket is edge-worn, with a small amount of paper loss at the spine ends, which does not affect any lettering. (xx) 293 pages with Index. Illustrated with black and white photos and endpaper maps. From old records, unpublished letters, and diaries, this book presents a new side of the whaling industry--the women who made the whaling voyages with their husbands and the family side of the whali... View more info

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Novello's School Songs, Book 169: Children's Songs (Nursery Rhymes), Arranged by Johannes Brahms

By: McNaught, W.G. (Editor); English Words by Mary Bradford Whiting

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Novello and Company, Limited:

Seller ID: 09965


String-bound booklet. Light soil, music company stamp on the front cover. No date, but circa 1910. This collection is dedicated to the children of Robert and Clara Schumann. The songs in this booklet are listed by their English language title with the original German in parentheses. This volume includes the following: The Briar Rose, The Nightingale, The Lost Hen, The Little Sandman, The Man is Coming, The Rose Thorn, The Wonderful Inn, A-riding he Would Go, The Hunter, ... View more info

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The Master's Book of Ikebana : Background and Principles of Japanese Flower Arrangement with Lessons by Japan's Three Leading Masters & a Treasury of Over 400 Photographs

By: Richie, Donald & Meredith Weathersby (Editors)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Bijutsu Shuppan-sha: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09964


A trace of shelf wear. A clean, unmarked copy with a trace of shelf wear. A removable plastic protector on the covers is wrinkled and has a few small tears. The boards are covered in a kimono-silk floral pattern. A vertical label of cherry wood shavings in the upper front corner displays the word Ikebana in Japanese calligraphy. A gold, hand-crumpled Japanese paper label runs from the inside of the front cover, around the spine, and to the inside of the rear cover. The e... View more info

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Ox-Cart Man

By: Hall, Donald

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1979

Edition: Later Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09963


The dust jacket has a Caldecott Medal sticker affixed to the front panel. Barbara Cooney received the Caldecott Medal for her illustrations in this book. Inscribed by Donald Hall "To Ben..." 8.5 X 11 inches oblong. Unpaginated. Summary: "Describes the day-to-day life of an early nineteenth-century New England family throughout the changing seasons." View more info

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Andrew the Lion Farmer

By: Hall, Donald

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, Franklin Watts, Inc.: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09962


Several small, light smudges on the covers. Bumping to the extremities. Gift inscription on the front pastedown, dated 1964. Stated First Printing, 1959, on the copyright page. Unpaginated. Imaginative fiction for young children, with pictures by Jane Miller. "Four-year-old Andrew visits a magical shop where he purchases seed to grow a lion." First children's book for poet, essayist, children's author, and former Poet Laureate of the United States, Donald Hall (1... View more info

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The Sheriff of Rottenshot: Poems

By: Prelutsky, Jack

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Greenwillow Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09961


Price-clipped dust jacket. Signed on the title page "To Denise / Jack Prelutsky / Far Out!" A collection of 16 humorous poems with accompanying illustrations by Victoria Chess for young audiences. View more info

Image for Adventures in Collecting Lewis Carroll: Selections from the Sewell Collection

Adventures in Collecting Lewis Carroll: Selections from the Sewell Collection

By: Sewell, Byron W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Detering Book Gallery: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09960


About fine with a mere trace of wear. Exhibit catalog of books and ephemera from the Sewell Collection of Lewis Carroll, presented by the Detering Book Gallery, Houston, Texas, December 1 - December 31, 1979. Fifty pages, thirty-seven items. Illustrated with black and white photos. Introduction by Peter Heath, President of the Lewis Carroll Society of North America. From Herman E. Detering's Preface: " This exhibit, a portion of the many items assembled over a nine y... View more info

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The James Carling Illustrations of Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven"

By: Fisher, Roscoe Brown

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Statesville, North Carolina, Fisher Publications: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09959


Slightly bumped with a couple of small indented marks in the upper corner of the rear cover. 150 pages, illustrated. Includes Notes on the Illustrations, by Bruce K.B. Laughton and The Writing of "The Raven," by Thomas Ollive Mabbott. Foreword by Samuel C. Coale, V; Introduction by Roscoe Brown Fisher. View more info

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The LH7 Ranch in Houston's Shadow: The E.H. Marks' Legacy from Longhorns to the Salt Grass Trail

By: Sizemore, Deborah Lightfoot

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Denton, Texas, University of North Texas Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09958


Light wear to the spine ends. Previous owner stamp on the front endpaper. Inscribed by Maudeen Marks (1918-2009), daughter of the founder of the ranch. 224 pages with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated with some black and white photos. From the dust jacket: "The story of Emil Henry Marks and the LH7 Ranch records not only the history of the unique family but also the cattle business on the coastal prairies of Texas when ranching was the principal industry of... View more info

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Tears before the Rain: An Oral History of the Fall of South Vietnam

By: Engelmann, Larry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09957


A solid, gently used copy signed by the author on the title page. Bookstore 'Autographed Copy' sticker on the front of the dust jacket. 375 pages with Glossary of Abbreviations and Acronyms and Index. Black and white photos. View more info