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Image for Romantic England: Writing and Painting 1717-1851

Romantic England: Writing and Painting 1717-1851

By: Quennell, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1970

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 10364

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's remainder dot on the top edge of the page block. Light foxing to the top and fore-edge of the page block. Otherwise a sharp, clean copy in a price-clipped (torn) dust jacket. Protected in a Mylar sleeve. 272 with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated. View more info

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The Cree Journals: The Voyages of Edward H. Cree, Surgeon R.N., as Related in his Private Journals, 1837-1856

By: Cree, Edward H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Exeter, England, Webb & Bower: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10363

ISBN: 0906671361

Condition: Very Good


276 pages with Appendices (Details of E.H. Cree's ships 1839-1856 and Summary of E.H. Cree's naval service 1837-1869) and Selected Bibliographies. Numerous illustrations, including endpaper maps (Pirate Track-Chart 1849). View more info

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Liturgy is Mission

By: Cellier, Frank Stephen (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Seabury Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10362

Condition: Good


Light shelf wear and bumping. Spotting to the top edge and fore-edge. Previous owner bookplate. The dust jacket shows a bit of age toning and slight fading to the spine. The binding is tight and square. 159 pages. This book consists of addresses delivered at the Liturgical Conference in Wichita, Kansas in 1962. The conference was primarily of concern to Episcopalians, but Father Joseph Nolan delivered "The Liturgical Movement in the Roman Catholic Church." Other contribu... View more info

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In Search of Heresy: American Literature in the Age of Conformity

By: Aldridge, John W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10361

Condition: Good


Shelf and edge wear. Creasing and associated tears along the top edge of the front panel. Light wear at the spine ends and corners. 208 pages with Index, followed by a few pages about the author. View more info

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The Greatest Steam Show on Earth: Midwest Old Settlers & Threshers Reunion, 1969 Exhibition Program

By: Jennings, Dana Close

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Aberdeen, South Dakota, North Plains Press: 1969

Seller ID: 10360

Condition: Good


Top edge creased and bottom edge has a visible stain on the first few and last few pages. Large pictorial, stapled booklet. 93 pages plus Index. Numerous black and white photos. A five-day exhibition in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa in 1969 of old steam farm equipment. Includes a brief history of Mt. Pleasant. View more info

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A Collector's Guide and History to Lionel Trains, Volume IV: 1970-1980

By: McComas, Tom and James Tuohy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Wilmette, Illinois, TM Productions: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10359

Condition: Very Good


A bit of shelf and edge wear. Pencil notation on the rear endpaper. Old Train Collector's Association newsletter laid in at front of book. 136 pages with numerous photos. View more info

Image for 7 by Colette of the Academy Goncourt: Gigi, The Cat, Chéri, The Last of Chéri, My Mother's House, Chance Acquaintances, and The Vagabond

7 by Colette of the Academy Goncourt: Gigi, The Cat, Chéri, The Last of Chéri, My Mother's House, Chance Acquaintances, and The Vagabond

By: Colette

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus & Cudahy: 1955

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 10358

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth with rubbing wear to the extremities. The dust jacket has edge wear and chipping to the spine ends and corners. Protected now in a Mylar sleeve. Translations from French to English by the following: Roger Senhouse (Gigi, Chéri, The Last of Chéri), Antonia White (The Cat), Una Vicenzo Troubridge and Enid McLeod (My Mother's House), Patrick Lee Fermor (Chance Acquaintances), and Enid McLeod (The Vagabond). View more info

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Tender is the Night

By: Fitzgerald, F. Scott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10357

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth with gilt lettering to the spine. Slight fade to some letters in the title. Tiny speck on the top edge of the page block, and a small amount of faint foxing to the endpapers. The dust jacket has rubbing wear and a chip with tear at the head of the spine and a shallow chip at the tail of the spine. Protected now in a Mylar sleeve. Printing code on the copyright page is N-1.69(Col). 315 pages. View more info

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The Shepherd of the Hills

By: Wright, Harold Bell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 10356

Condition: Near Fine


Blue cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Trace of wear to book and jacket. Sharp, clean copy. Stamped signature of Levi Morrill, Postmaster at Uncle Ike's Post Office. Written (possibly printed) signatures of Morrill's son, grandson, and great-grandson appear on the same page in blue and black ink. 299 pages. Rear panel of the jacket lists Stories America Loves (10 titles) by Gene Stratton-Porter. View more info

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Call to Glory: The Life and Times of a Texas Ranger

By: Gilhuly, Michael J., M.D. J.D. and Marilyn Gilhuly

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Athens, Georgia, Hill Street Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 10355

ISBN: 158818188X

Condition: Fine


Novel about three Texas brothers during and after the Civil War. Two of the brothers rejoin the Texas Rangers after the war. From the publisher: "Infused with blood and honor of Jim Bowie, Davie Crockett and Sam Houston -- Texans became tough, hell bent for leather. Here you will find such men, the Wiley brothers. This is their story on how they started the Texas Rangers to bring law and order to the Texas frontier." View more info

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The Gospel of Modern Thought

By: Richardson, Alan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10354

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards with very little wear in a dust jacket that has edge wear and a few edge tears. Protected now in a Mylar sleeve. 210 pages with Index. The content appears summarized on the dust jacket: "For thinking people knowing the importance of scientific fact and needing assurance that faith and theology can maintain their truth by scholarly standards." View more info

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Up-South, Spring: Folk Stories Whispered on the Wind and Seen Through the Leaves

By: Gaetano, Lynda Breckenridge

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Blue Stocking Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10353

ISBN: 0975313703

Condition: Near Fine


"A story of early 1800s pioneer courage told through the wizened spirit of a maple tree in Western New York. Threads of real life stories and local anecdotes. The first book of a seasonal collection of the area." In the Author's Note, Gaetano writes, "Please think of this collection of stories as fictionbut with the capacity for being true, because they are quite possibly both." View more info

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Murder in a Small Town (perhaps): A Humorous Murder Mystery

By: Fox, H.B.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Eakin Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10352

ISBN: 0890154066

Condition: Fine


A humorous report on life in the fictional small town of Oat Hill. From the dust jacket: "In this humorous murder mystery Editor Harold Smith of the celebrated Oat Hill Gazette reports on crime, wit and shenanigans in a small American town, including, perhaps -- it's hard to tell -- two murders." 119 pages with a recurring illustration in varying sizes depicting the Oat Hill Gazette building. View more info

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Son of a Wanted Man (The Louis L'Amour Collection)

By: L'Amour, Louis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10351

ISBN: 0553062670

Condition: Near Fine


Very faint foxing to the edges of the page block otherwise a fine copy. A title in the Louis L'Amour Collection, the volumes from which are bound in sierra brown leatherette and gilt stamping. 160 pages. Includes a map of the Southwest, primarily Arizona and Colorado. View more info

Image for Maggie Colvin's Fabulous Fakes: Painting Decorative Illusions for the Home

Maggie Colvin's Fabulous Fakes: Painting Decorative Illusions for the Home

By: Colvin, Maggie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10350

ISBN: 071530920X

Condition: Near Fine


144 pages with Index. Profusely illustrated. Decorative painting for the home, including tromp l'oeil, stencilling, faux finishes, and paint effects for wood, stone, tiles, furniture, walls, and floors. View more info

Image for A Quilt of Words: Women's Diaries Letters & Original Accounts of Life in the Southwest, 1860-1960

A Quilt of Words: Women's Diaries Letters & Original Accounts of Life in the Southwest, 1860-1960

By: Niederman, Sharon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, Johnson Publishing Company: 1988

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 10349

ISBN: 1555660479

Condition: Fine


220 pages, black and white photos. Sharp, clean copy. View more info

Image for The Wilton Way of Cake Decorating - Volume One: A Complete Encyclopedia

The Wilton Way of Cake Decorating - Volume One: A Complete Encyclopedia

By: Sullivan, Eugene T. and Marilyn C. (Editors)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Wilton Enterprises, Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10348

ISBN: 0912696044

Condition: Very Good


Red leatherette with gilt lettering. Some tiny scuff marks to the covers and foxing to the top of the page block. A trace of rubbing wear to the jacket's extremities and an old price sticker on the front flap. The dust jacket is protected now in a Mylar sleeve. 328 pages with Glossary of Charts and Index. Foreword by Norman Wilton. Lavishly illustrated. The rear endpaper features printed instructions for using Wilton candy molds. View more info

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The International Chocolate Cookbook

By: Baggett, Nancy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Stewart Tabori & Chang: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10347

ISBN: 1556701780

Condition: Near Fine


Reference note written on the first blank page and lightly bumped upper corner of the text block, otherwise fine. The dust jacket is protected in a Mylar sleeve. 287 pages with Appendix (Credits, Chocolate Resource List, and Conversion Table) and Index. Illustrated with color photographs by Martin Jacobs. View more info

Image for La Maison Du Chocolat: Transcendent Desserts by the Legendary Chocolatier

La Maison Du Chocolat: Transcendent Desserts by the Legendary Chocolatier

By: Linxe, Robert; Carles, Michele

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 10346

ISBN: 0847823431

Condition: Fine


The dust jacket has a small, closed tear at the upper corner of the front panel and a Neiman Marcus price sticker on the rear panel. 173 pages. Lavishly illustrated book with 175 color photographs by Christine Fleurent. The book's chapters include: Cookies, Candies and Other Sweet Things; Tarts, Pastries, and Other Baked Goods; Cakes; Creams, Mousses, Custards, and Soufflés; Frozen Deserts and Beverages; and Basics. Conversions Chart and Recipe Index conclude the book. ... View more info

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Delicious Dutch Cuisine: Exquisite Recipes of the Restaurant, Kaatje Bij de Sluis

By: de Sluis, Kaatje Bij

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 10345

ISBN: 1558681566

Condition: Very Good


The page block is cocked a bit, otherwise a fine, clean copy. 160 pages with Glossary, Nutrition Table for Kaatje's Recipes, Index, and Conversion Table for Kaatje's Recipes. Numerous illustrations, photography by Kees Hageman. View more info