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Colorado, Louis Bromfield
1 Colorado Louis Bromfield
Harper & Brothers 1947 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Harper & Brothers,1947. Hard Cover. First Edition. Dust jacket has significant shelfwear, missing 1/8 inch on bottom of spine, missing 1/2 inch at top of spine, tears on corners, creasing along spine edges, not price-clipped. Rusty paper clip mark inside front cover and on front flyleaf and half-title page. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Nice copy. A tale of the old west, written by a Pulitzer Prize winning novelist. 
Price: 25.20 USD
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Kingsmead, Bettina Von Hutten
2 Kingsmead Bettina Von Hutten
A.L. Burt 1909 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Will Foster 
A.L. Burt, 1909.(Reprint) Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Cover has mild shelfwear. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Pages are clean and unmarked, lightly toned. Beautiful color illustration in frontispiece, frontispiece and title page are lightly foxed. Very nice copy. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Ordeal, Nevil Shute
3 Ordeal Nevil Shute
New York William Morrow & Co 1939 Hard Cover Very Good Good 
William Morrow & Co, 1939.Book club edition. Hard Cover. Dust jacket has moderate shelfwear/soiling with small chips/tears at edges. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Small stain on lower front corners of first few pages. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Nice copy. A novel about human spirit in the face of war time. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Peter and Alexis, Dmitri Merejkowski; Bernard Guerney (trans.)
4 Peter and Alexis Dmitri Merejkowski; Bernard Guerney (trans.)
The Modern Library 1931 Soft Cover Good 
The Modern Library, 1931. Soft-cover (flexible green cloth-covered boards). Almost no shelfwear, except on spine which shows some rubbing and significant sun-bleaching. One crease on rear cover. Bookplate and previous owner's name inscribed inside the front cover, otherwise pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is slightly shaken, hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Swan of Usk: A Historical Novel, Helen Ashton
5 Swan of Usk: A Historical Novel Helen Ashton
The Macmillan Company 1940 Hardcover Very Good Good 
The Macmillan Company, 1940. Dust jacket has moderate shelfwear with several small chips and tears on edges, top 1/3 of spine missing carrying over one-inch to back,moderate foxing. Price-clipped. Cover has mild shelfwear with light foxing/soiling. Foxed inside cover. Pages are clean and unmarked. Mild foxing on edges of papers. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Tales of the Sun-Land, Verner Z. Reed
6 Tales of the Sun-Land Verner Z. Reed
Continental Publishing Company 1897 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket L. Maynard Dixon 
Continental Publishing Company, 1897. First Edition. Tragic, romantic and weird tales of southwestern and Mexican life. Hard Cover. Gold cloth, pictorial boards with black and silver stamping. Top edge gilt. Rough-cut (deckle) fore and bottom edges. Cover has moderate shelfwear/soiling, darkened spine, slightly frayed spine ends. Frontispiece and 19 additional full-page illustrations by L. Maynard Dixon. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. Scarce. 
Price: 990.00 USD
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7 The Cart Of Many Colors Nannie LaVilla Meiklejohn
E. P. Dutton 1919 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Hard Cover. No dust jacket. Cover has very slight shelfwear, a few minor marks . Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Front hinge is cracked,frontispiece was separate from binding - repaired with professional, clear hinge tape. Binding is slightly shaken. Back hinge is perfect. Good reading copy. 
Price: 7.29 USD
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The Church in the Markets, B. Ifor Evans
8 The Church in the Markets B. Ifor Evans
The Macmillan Co. 1949 Hard Cover Very Good Good 
The Macmillan Co.,1949. Hard Cover. Dust jacket has mild shelfwear, a few small tears along edges, tiny chip at top spine end. Slightly foxed endpapers, otherwise pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio, Richard Aldington (trans.)
9 The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio Richard Aldington (trans.)
New York Garden City Publishing Co., Inc. 1930 Hard Cover Very Good Good Jean De Bosschere 
Garden City Publishing Co., Inc., 1930. Hard Cover. Dust jacket has considerable shelfwear, chipped edges/corners/spine ends.Cover has very slight shelfwear, faded spine. Endpapers are foxed and slightly toned. Front flyleaf has ink stain. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Beautiful b/w and color illustrations. 100 novellas told by 10 refugees from the 1348 bubonic plague in Florence, Italy. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Family Moskat, Isaac Bashevis Singer
10 The Family Moskat Isaac Bashevis Singer
Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1950 Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
Farrar, Straus & Giroux,1950 copyright date - no FS insignia on copyright page, no additional printings mentioned. Hard Cover. Dust jacket and cover have negligible shelfwear. Slight foxing on flap edges of dustjacket. Price of $5.95 on front flap. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Beautiful condition. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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The Last of the Barons, Sir Edward Bulwer-Lytton
11 The Last of the Barons Sir Edward Bulwer-Lytton
J. B. Lippincott Company 1890 Hard Cover Good 
J. B. Lippincott Company, 1890, Hard cover, no dust jacket. 'Lord Lytton Edition'. Ex-Library. Cover has moderate shelfwear. Pages are generally clean, except for very occassional and minor water damage. Bindings are very slightly cracked, but still good. Good reading copy. 
Price: 8.10 USD
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The Silent Service, William C. Chambliss
12 The Silent Service William C. Chambliss
Signet 1959 First Edition Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
Signet,1959. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. S1658. First Printing. Cover has very minor shelfwear, slight crease near spine. Pages are clean and unmarked, slightly toned. Beautiful condition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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To Have And To Hold, Mary Johnston
13 To Have And To Hold Mary Johnston
Pocket Books 1959 Mass Market Paperback Good 
Pocket Books,1959. Mass Market Paperback. First Cardinal printing, February 1959. Cover has mild shelfwear. Small tears at bottom of spine. Name inside cover. Pages are clean and unmarked. Very nice copy. 
Price: 10.80 USD
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14 Tolstoy's Tales of Courage and Conflict Leo N. Tolstoy; Charles Neider (ed.)
Hanover House 1958 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Hanover House, 1958. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust jacket has mild shelfwear, slightly toned around edges, two small closed tears - repaired on inside with archival tape, slightly faded spine. Cover has very slight shelfwear. Pages are clean, bright and unmarked. Very nice copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Who Lost an American?, Nelson Algren
15 Who Lost an American? Nelson Algren
Macmiillan 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Macmiillan, 1963. First Edition. Frirst Printing stated. Hard Cover. Red paper covered boards with linen spine. Dust jacket has very mild shelfwear/soiling, no tears or chips, not price-clipped. Cover has very slight shelfwear, a few very light foxing spots on spine. Pages are clean and unmarked - small amount of foxing on front flyleaves. Binding is tight. Hinges are perfect. Very nice copy. 
Price: 40.50 USD
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