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1501 Ambler, Eric, et alia THE QUEEN'S BOOK OF THE RED CROSS
London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1939. First edition. With an introduction by Elizabeth R, printed as a facsimile letter on Buckingham Palace letterhead. Frontisportrait of the queen. Hardcover. A few tiny dots of stain to fore-edge, offsetting to covers and endsheets, else a near fine copy in blue cloth stamped in red; in age-toned, nicked pictorial dust jacket with some tiny interior chips and short closed edge tears with attendant creasing. 
Prose, verse, artwork (stunningly reproduced) by fifty of England's finest authors and artists; anthology created to benefit the Red Cross. Contributors: Ambler, Masefield, Mason, Dulac, Brangwyn, Wragg, Atwell, Novello, Milne, Heyer, Du Maurier, more! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1502 Ambrose, Stephen E. THE VICTORS: Eisenhower and his Boys: The Men of World War II
(New York): Simon & Schuster, (1998). 068485628X First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 396 pages; sources; and index. 
Illustrated with two double-page maps and forty-eight pages of photographic plates, this detailed military history offers tales of personal combat experiences along with accounts of various troops' activities making their way from small to large battles. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1503 American Chemical Society POLYMERIC MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING: Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering: Volume 57, Fall Meeting, 1987; New Orleans, Louisiana
no place. American Chemical Society, 1987. 0841209618 First edition. A few creases to the covers, else nearly fine, unread in beige printed wraps. 
Thick octavo. 986 pages; figures and tables. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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1504 American Chemical Society POLYMERIC MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING: Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering: Volume 56, Spring Meeting 1987; Denver, Colorado
no place. American Chemical Society, 1987. 0841210519 First edition. Fine, unread in beige printed wraps. 
Thick octavo. 872 pages; figures and tables. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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1505 American Chemical Society POLYMERIC MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING: Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering: Volume 58, The Third Chemical Congress of North America; Toronto, Ontario, Canada
no place. American Chemical Society, 1988. 0841214409 First edition. Fine, unread in beige printed wraps. 
Thick octavo. 1140 pages; figures and tables. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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1506 American Chemical Society POLYMERIC MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING: Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering: Volume 59, Fall Meeting 1988; Los Angeles, California
no place. American Chemical Society, 1988. 084121543X First edition. A few corner creases, else fine, unread in beige printed wraps. 
Thick octavo. 1237 pages; figures and tables. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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1507 American Telephone and Telegraph Company THE BELL SYSTEM TECHNICAL JOURNAL, Volume XLII, Number 4, July, 1963: THE TELSTAR EXPERIMENT
(New York, N.Y.): American Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1963. First edition, first printing: Number 4, Parts I, II, and III. Three volumes. Hardcover. Offsetting to front cover of Part I, rear of Part III, else fine, unread copies, three perfect-bound trade paperbacks; housed in a mildly worn and nicked paper-over-boards slipcase with a sticker scar to one side. Many figures, diagrams, fold-out charts. 
Massive collection of papers describing in depth the satellite and ground systems in place for the pioneering Telstar system of satellite communcation. Total pages of all three volumes: 1,940, including index. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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1508 Amin, Samir RE-READING THE POSTWAR PERIOD: An Intellectual Itinerary
New York: Monthly Review Press, (1994). 0853458944 First edition in English: Trade paperback: issued simultaneously with the hardcover. Fine in wraps. 
Translated by Michael Wolfers. Amin presents an intellectual autobiography retracing steps he took in formulating his positions on capitalism and socialism. 256 pages; index. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1509 Amis, Edward S. SOLVENT EFFECTS ON REACTION RATES AND MECHANISMS
New York and London: Academic Press, (1967). Second printing. Hardcover. Former ownership label of physicist Daniel Deutsch; a fine book in brown cloth, lettered in gilt on a black background on the spine; no dust jacket. 
327 page, references, indexes. Figures in text, formulas, and equations. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1510 Amis, Kingsley I LIKE IT HERE
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1958). First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Two very small patches of faint stain to front endsheet, else a very nearly fine copy in yellow cloth with caramel sun device and spine lettering; in a price-clipped near fine dust jacket showing a tiny splash of stain to edge of rear panel and rear flap. 
Third novel from the author of LUCKY JIM is "a potpourri of picaresque adventures, travelogue, mystery, and satire."--Robert H. Bell. Jacket art by Hilary Knight. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1511 Amis, Kingsley THE ANTI-DEATH LEAGUE
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Some uniform offsetting to the endpapers, the usual Gollancz hairline crack to the inner hinges, otherwise very good in a slightly shelfworn and nicked dust jacket with edge tears and accompanying creases. 
Psychological espionage with a fascinating twist. Colorful wrap-around jacket designed by Raymond Hawkey. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1512 Amis, Kingsley THE RIVERSIDE VILLAS MURDER
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc., (1973). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Slight lean to the spine, several spots on the page fore-edges, else a very good plus copy; in a lightly age-toned illustrated dust jacket. 
In the form of a classic armchair mystery, Amis has created a "splendid entertainment, clever, comic, and chilling." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1513 Amis, Kingsley CRIME OF THE CENTURY
New York: Mysterious, (1989). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

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1514 Amis, Martin EINSTEIN'S MONSTERS
New York: Harmony Books, (1987). 051756520X First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a dust jacket with one very short closed edge tear to front panel with attendant light creasing. 
SIGNED copy of Amis' fictionalized protest against nuclear weapons, imagining individuals caught in a world sliding toward nuclear holocaust and the aftermath that follows in a collection of short stories. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1515 Amis, Martin EINSTEIN'S MONSTERS
New York: Harmony Books, (1987). 051756520X First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine; in an age-toned and mildly rubbed dust jacket. 
"In five cataclysmic stories Amis creates perplexing visions of a post-nuclear-holocaust world, highlighting schizophrenia, rape, brutality and suppurating despair."-- Daily Mail. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1516 Amis, Martin THE INFORMATION
(Hammersmith, London): Flamingo/HarperCollinsPublishers, (1995). 0002253569 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in black binding with gilt spine lettering; in a dust jacket that betrays some mild age-toning. 
"A hilariously unsuccessful literary novelist...watches his supposed best friend become a staggeringly successful writer of trashy novels."--David Rubel. "Amis's sharpest and most satisfying book."--Laura Miller. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1517 Amit, Daniel J. FIELD THEORY, THE RENORMALIZATION GROUP, AND CRITICAL PHENOMENA
No place. World Scientific, (1984). 09971966115 Revised second edition. Former owner's embossed seal to the half-title page, else fine in glossy wraps. Tall octavo. 394 pages; indexes. Figures and tables. 
"The second edition with a detailed exposition on finite size scaling, universality and the critical behavior with several coupling constants promises to be a valuable tool in the library of many physicists."--K. Hepp. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1518 Amrein, Werner O.; Jauch, Josef M.; and Shinha, Kalyan B. SCATTERING THEORY IN QUANTUM MECHANICS: Physical Principles and Mathematical Methods
Reading, Massachusetts: W. A. Benjamin, Inc./Advanced Book Program, 1977. 0805302034 First edition, first printing: trade paperback: Review copy with publisher's slip inserted. Trade Paperback. Paper-clip impression from upper edge of front cover, minute wear to cover edges, else a tight, clean, very good to near fine large format paperback. Royal octavo. 691 pages. 
Volume 16 in the Lecture Notes and Supplemnets in Physics series edited by David Pines. Detailed explantory studies with hypothesis, comparisons, theories, equations, and proofs. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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1519 Anastaplo. George THE ARTIST AS THINKER: From Shakespeare to Joyce
Chicago/Athens, Ohio/London: Swallow Press, (1986). 080400417X Reprint: trade paperback. Trade Paperback. Mild crimp to spine ends, near fine, and tight in illustrated wraps. 499 pages; appendixes; notes; and index. 
The professor of philosophy, political science, and law, examines important works and their authors from Twain, Austen, Shelley, Carroll, and Melville to Homer and more, to offer informed interpretations and motivations of the artists/authors' creations. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1520 Anaya, Rudolfo ZIA SUMMER
(New York:) Warner Books, (1995). First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Chicano detective Sonna Baca is led from the past to the present in this mystical New Mexican mystery. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1521 Anderman, Janusz THE EDGE OF THE WORLD
(Suffolk): Readers International, (1988). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Translated from the Polish by Nina Taylor, a novel about the collective consciousness of the Polish people under Communism, taking a humanist stance and calling for courage and perseverance against a repressive order. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1522 Andersen, Hans (Christian); illustrated by Kay Nielsen FAIRY TALES
Garden City, New York: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc., (1932). Reprint. Jacket design by C.A. Federer. Hardcover. Near fine, name to reverse of frontis, mild wear, nicking to spine ends, some fading to upper spine, pages lightly tanned; in an illustrated dust jacket with a 1-inch chip to upper spine, a deeper edge tear at spine fold, general edgewear and nicking. 
Though the extremities of the jacket are nicked, the front panel illustration is whole and bright, and the front cover paste-on artwork is particularly vivid. With 8 full-color plates by the sublime Kay Nielsen, reproduced on coated stock inserts. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1523 Andersen, Hans Christian THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES
(Mankato, Minnesota): Creative Education Inc., (1991). 0886824796 First edition, first printing. Translation of Andersen's "Kejserens nye klaeder." Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in full navy blue cloth with blind-embossed vignette to front cover, gilt lettering to spine; in a fine, as-new, illustrated dust jacket. Book design by Rita Marshall. Jacket illustration by Etienne Delessert. 
Two rascals sell a vain emperor an invisible suit of clothes. In CE's superb story series, smartly produced, with stylish, well-designed typography and original, appealing jacket art. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1524 Andersen, Hans Christian; illustrated by Richard Bennett IT'S PERFECTLY TRUE And Other Stories
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1938). 0152393439 Reprint. In green cloth with black lettering and devices; illustrated dust jacket. Hardcover. Tiny patch of nearly invisible dampstain to lower fore-edge, a few tiny, faint dots of stain to upper page-edges, thus nearly fine; in a fair dust jacket, with ragged chip which has removed nearly 1/3 of the front panel, nicking at edges, wear, stain. 
In the translation by Danish actor and author Paul Leyssac. Foreword by Hugh Walpole. Bennett's endsheet doublespread (in red), his interior b&w illustrations --intext and on plates-- are strange, formal, stylized, otherworldly--and wonderfully apt. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1525 Anderson, Alison DARWIN'S WINK: A Novel of Nature and Love
New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, (2004). 0312331991 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Two tiny spots of mild soiling to pastedown, else fine, in a fine dust jacket. 
"Imagine a novel that masterfully explores the broad topics of human love and ecology that is, at the same time, a thriller and is written in a prose so concise and clear that it could be poetry....Perfect, perfect, perfect."--Greg Sarris. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1526 Anderson, Colin MAGELLAN
New York: Walker and Company, (1970). First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Textblock age-toned, else fine, in an age-toned illustrated dust jacket with a few tiny nicks and mild edgewear. 
A futuristic story of the final survivors of the human race who are controlled by an omnipotent giant computer and the rebellion bent on destroying it. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1527 Anderson, Edward HUNGRY MEN
Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., 1935. First edition. Hardcover. Mild dampstains to the covers and spine, lightly age-toned endpapers, and a sticker ghost to the front free endpaper, else a very good copy; lacking the dust jacket. 
Inspired by the author's experiences, this is the story of men who are out of work during the Great Depression and who sleep on benches and travel by jumping the trains. Debut novel by the author of twice-filmed crime classic THIEVES LIKE US. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1528 Anderson, Helen Foster THE COUSINS or Astrid's Happy Summer
Rock Island, Illinois: Augustana Book Concern, (1946). First edition. Dated and SIGNED by the author to the half-title page. Hardcover. Small area of mild dampstain to upper rear cover, a hint of soiling, else about near fine, in illustrated cloth covers, color doublespread illustrated endsheets; in an age-darkened, nicked and worn illustrated dust jacket with scarred patch to rear panel. 
Children's chapter-book tale of Astrid, a young Swedish girl who receives a visit from Birget, her lame cousin from Norway; illustrated with color frontispiece, spectacular color endsheets, and 4 black-and-white full-page drawings by Laura Bannon. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1529 Anderson, J.R.L. DEATH IN A HIGH LATITUDE
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1981. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
An adventure mystery featuring Col. Peter Blair and culminating in an exciting chase over Arctic ice and snow. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1530 Anderson, J.R.L. DEATH IN A HIGH LATITUDE
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1984). 0684181371 First U.S. edition: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Near fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
A Peter Blair mystery that takes the Colonel on a wild chase to the Arctic for a missing seventeenth-century map. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1531 Anderson, Jack Albin THE SOCIETY BALL MURDERS
New York: Walker, (1990). First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
The author's first novel. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1532 Anderson, James ASSASSIN
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1973). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy in dust jacket. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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1533 Anderson, Kent NIGHT DOGS
New York: Bantam Books, (1998). 055310764X First edition thus: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Near fine with minor shelfwear and creases; in black and grey illustrated wraps. 
First published by Dennis McMillan Publications in 1996, this is the pre-publication issue of the first publication by a trade publisher of this highly regarded "cop classic." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1534 Anderson, Kent NIGHT DOGS
(Tucson, Arizona): (Dennis McMillan Publications), 1996. 0939767279 First trade edition, first printing. One of 1900 copies printed. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Endpapers decorated with gilt facsimile of Portland Police badge. Dust jacket and title-page design by Michael Kellner. 
James Crumley calls this novel "the best cop novel I have ever read." SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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1535 Anderson, Kevin J. HOPSCOTCH
New York: Bantam Books, (2002). 0553104748 First edition: Review copy, with materials and glossy photo of author laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Bruce Jensen. 
This thriller is set in a futuristic hedonist society where protagonist Eduard Swan hires out his body to take the pain due his clients. Swan must search through pleasure bars in the underworld in order to retrieve his own stolen life. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1536 Anderson, Kevin J. THE X FILES: Ruins
(New York, NY): HarperPrism, (1996). 0061052477 First edition. Hardcover. Fine with silver ''X'' device to front cover, in a photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Based on the successful television show. Mulder and Scully fly to the Yucatan jungles to investigate the disappearance of archaeologist Cassandra Rubicon. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1537 Anderson, Kevin J. and Beason, Doug ILL WIND
New York: Tom Doherty Associates, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A fast paced contemporary disaster novel about the dangers of overreacting to environmental problems and the misuse of technology. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1538 Anderson, Kevin J. and Beason, Doug IGNITION
New York: A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1997). 0312862709 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Anderson and Beason bring insider expertise to this space shuttle thriller. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1539 Anderson, M.D. LOOKING FOR HISTORY IN BRITISH CHURCHES
New York: William Morrow and Co., (1951). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket with a half inch wrinkled snag in the spine, (not obvious at a first glance). 
Bright red cloth binding with gold spine lettering. Map endpapers. Illustrated with 24 half-tone plates and 12 line cuts. 328 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1540 Anderson, M.T. THE ASTONING LIFE OF OCTAVIAN NOTHING: Traitor To The Nation, Volume I; The Pox Party
Cambridge, Massachushetts: Candlewick Press, 2006. 0763624020 First edition, second printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
In this Revolution-era novel, Octavian, a black youth raised in a Boston household of radical philosophers, is a captive being used by his guardians as part of an experiment to determine the intellectual acuity of Africans. 
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1541 Anderson, Maggie and Gildzen, Alex, editors A GATHERING OF POETS
Kent, Ohio and London, England: The Kent State University Press, (1992). 0873384741 First edition. Hardcover. Covers slightly soiled, else very good plus in green cloth with titles stamped in black to the front cover and to the spine; no dust jacket. 310 pages; contributors; acknowledgements; and author index. 
A collection of poems solicited from poets for the 20th anniversary of the tragic Kent State shootings. 131 poets contributed 147 thematic poems on the sixties, the Kent State tragedy, related world tragedies, memorials, death, anger, and healing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1542 Anderson, Maxwell THE WINGLESS VICTORY: A Play in Three Acts
Washington D.C. Anderson House, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. Very good minus, with heavy soiling and staining to grey covers, lower corner of textblock also shows a small patch of pale stain which affects the margin of every page, obscuring no text; lacking dust jacket. 
Verse drama dealing with racial prejudice in early 19th century Salem starred Katherine Cornell in its 1936 Broadway debut, directed by Guthrie McClintic and designed by Jo Mielziner. This copy inscribed and SIGNED by Anderson to the front free endsheet. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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1543 Anderson, Maxwell THE MASQUE OF KINGS: A Play in Three Acts
New York/Washington: Anderson House, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. Very good minus: grey cloth covers heavily soiled and abraded at upper edges, tiny dots of foxing to endsheets, interior bright and clean; lacking dust jacket. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the front free endsheet. 
Historical verse drama of Emperor Franz Joseph of Austria--here published "without record of the chipping, chopping, haggling, hacking and disemboweling which is insisted on by most producers on Broadway"--according to Anderson's preface. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1544 Anderson, Maxwell JOAN OF LORRAINE: A Play in Two Acts
Washington D.C. Anderson House, 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Age-darkening to spine, light edgewear, else a very good copy, lacking the dust jacket. This copy inscribed and SIGNED by Kenneth Anderson. 
The innovative American dramatist's canny and moving take on the Joan of Arc story, rendered as a play within a play. Ingrid Bergman originated the role on Broadway, and reprised it for the Hollywood version, scripted by Anderson. 
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1545 Anderson, Michael Falconer THE UNHOLY
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1987). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Top corner tips lightly bumped, otherwise a near fine copy in a lightly rubbed dust jacket with light shelf wear at the spine ends and corner tips. 
A horror story of the sleepy town of Batforth and the terrors that come over it and the man who searches for the root to destroy it. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1546 Anderson, Patrick LORDS OF THE EARTH
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1984. 038515979X First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Culminating in a front-page murder trial that pits two generations against each other, this is a story of greed, loyalty and betrayal, and captures all the passions, energy and ruthless ambition of a modern-day Texas dynasty. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1547 Anderson, Poul THE DANCER FROM ATLANTIS
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1971). Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Superb jacket illustration by Frank Frazetta. 
A fascinating and action-packed story of time travel that takes four people from different ages and lands back to 1400 B.C. on a quest to reach the fabled Atlantis. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1548 Anderson, Poul THE DANCER FROM ATLANTIS
(New York): New American Library, (1972). First paperback edition. Signet #Q4894. A spine, a reader's, and a corner crease otherwise a very good copy in wraps. 
SIGNED by the author. 
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1549 Anderson, Poul THE DAY OF THEIR RETURN
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1973). First edition, issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Hardcover. Fine copy in dust jacket with jacket painting by Richard V. Corben. 
Novel in Anderson's complex Technic History series. 
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1550 Anderson, Poul A KNIGHT OF GHOSTS AND SHADOWS
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1974). First edition: Issued by the Science Fiction Book Club with code 12 R on page 179. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket painting by Chet Jezierski. 
An tale of Sir Dominic Flandry, knight in Earth's Imperial Space Navy, who must now find the source of the deterioration and brainwashing of the great Terran Empire. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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1551 Anderson, Poul THE MERMAN'S CHILDREN
New York: Berkley Publishing Corporation/G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1979). 039912375X Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Jose Cruz. 
Set against the backdrop of medieval Europe, this is the chronicle of how the scattered remnants of Faery lived and struggled to survive in the last days of Magic. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1552 Anderson, Poul ORION SHALL RISE
(New York): (Timescape), (1983). Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a dust jacket with a hint of shelf wear. 
A novel set in a futuristic post-holocaust world where mankind struggles to rebuild civilization after a nuclear inferno. Jacket illustration by Attila Hejia. 
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1553 Anderson, Poul THE SHIELD OF TIME
New York: Tor, (1990). 0312850883 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Embossed ownership seal to the front endpaper, mild bump to the front board, else near fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
The first full-length novel in the popular Time Patrol series from the multiple Hugo and Nebula award-winning sf veteran. Jacket art by Vincent di Fate. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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1554 Anderson, Poul THE FLEET OF STARS
New York: Tor / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1997). 0312860366 Second printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Fourth novel in the future history series that began with HARVEST OF STARS brings back iconoclastic hero Anson Guthrie. 
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1555 Anderson, Poul SEVEN CONQUESTS: An Adventure in Science Fiction
(New York, N.Y.): Collier Books, (1970). First edition thus: a pocket-sized paperback. Mild soiling to page fore-edges, else fine, as-new, unread, uncreased, bright and sharp; in illustrated wraps. 
"Orbiting dreadnoughts, time machines, monstrous computers....from the Hugo Award winner, seven compelling tales of ultraviolence among the Cosmic Nations of tomorrow." SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1556 Anderson, Poul THE EARTH BOOK OF STORMGATE
New York: Berkley Publishing Corporation, (1978). 0399121447 Book club edition. Hardcover. Near fine in an illustrated dust jacket exhibiting a minor nick to the lower shelf edge. 
Twelve adventure stories spanning four thousand years of future history and chronicling the expansion of earthmen out into the inhabited galaxy. Jacket illustration by Tony Roberts. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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1557 Anderson, Poul MIRKHEIM
New York: Berkley Publishing Corporation/G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1977). 0399118683 Book club edition. Jacket code, 1563. Hardcover. Fine; in a near fine dust jacket that shows a hint of age-toning. 
The sixth volume of Anderson's Polesotechnic League future history series. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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1558 Anderson, Poul THE HIGH CRUSADE
(New York): Baen Publishing Enterprises, No date. Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine; in a near fine, pictorial dust jacket with a closed tear. 
A classic science fiction tale of strange beings landing from outer space in medieval England. Jacket art by Jack Woolheiser. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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1559 Anderson, Poul THE SHIELD OF TIME
New York: Tor, (1990). 0312850883 Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
The first full-length novel in the popular Time Patrol series from the multiple Hugo and Nebula award-winning sf veteran. Jacket art by Vincent di Fate. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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1560 Anderson, Poul THE TIME PATROL
New York: Tor, (1991). 0312852312 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Discreet gift inscription to front endsheet, rear endsheet mildly creased, thus near fine; in a fine, if faintly age-toned, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket art by Tony Roberts. 
Collects the Time Patrol novel, STAR OF THE SEA, and all of the previous stories and short novels in the series, including "Gibraltar Falls," "The Sorrows of Odin the Goth," and the little-known prequel to THE SHIELD OF TIME, "The Year of the Ransom." 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1561 Anderson, Poul THERE WILL BE TIME
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1972). Book club edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket with a wraparound illustration by David Wilcox. 
A tale of Jack, who through the power of his will alone, can travel through time and bands together with other time travelers to help save America from a great war in the far future. 
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1562 Anderson, Poul GENESIS
New York: TOR / A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2000). 0312867077 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket illustrated by Jim Burns. Burns, Jim. 
The multi-Nebula Award winning author explores computer uploaded personalities and immortality. "For readers who miss the kind of fast-paced, idea-rich science fiction that Heinlein and Asimov produced at the height of their powers."--SF Chronicle. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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1563 Anderson, Poul & Dickson, Gordon EARTHMAN'S BURDEN
New York: Gnome Press, Inc., (1957). First edition: later state binding, full grey cloth, lettered in red to the spine. Hardcover. Expected tanning to textblock, darkening at the margins, else a clean, near fine copy in an age-toned, illustrated dust jacket--with Edd Cartier's ''Hoka'' portraits black against a pink background. Black-and-white frontis for each story also by Cartier. 
Story collection about a race of Teddy Bear aliens whose vivid imaginations transport them into pastiche adventures--inviting the larking authors to spoof: TV space shows, the French Foreign Legion, Sherlock Holmes, Don Juan, pirates, and the Wild West! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1564 Anderson, Poul & Dickson, Gordon R. THE SOUND & THE FURRY: The Complete Hoka Stories
[No place]. SFBC Science Fiction, (2001). 0739416839 First edition: issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Hardcover. Fine, in a near fine illustrated dust jacket with wraparound painting by Tom Kidd. 
Original SFBC omnibus edition gathers all of Dickson and Anderson's high-spirited tales of the imitative bear-like aliens. Comprises HOKA! HOKA! HOKA! and HOKAS POCAS. 
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1565 Anderson, Poul and Karen THE KING OF YS: Dahut the Dog and the Wolf
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., (1988). Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with shelf wear at the spine ends and a few thin scratches on the back panel. 
Volume two of the wondrous retelling of the ancient legend of the land of Ys. Jacket design by JohnPaul Slater. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1566 Anderson, Poul; Dickson, Gordon R.; Silverberg, Robert THE DAY THE SUN STOOD STILL: Three Original Novellas of Science Fiction
Nashville/New York: Thomas Nelson, Inc., (1972). Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine, in a lightly rubbed dust jacket. 
"A Chapter of Revelation" by Anderson; "Thomas the Proclaimer" by Silverberg; "Things Which Are Caesar's" by Dickson. Foreword by Lester Del Rey. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1567 Anderson, Rex MY DEAD BROTHER
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1990). 0312038984 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Pages mildly age-toned, else fine, in an age-toned, else fine dust jacket. 
"In this offbeat mystery set in Houston, protagonist Mel Morris, moderately successful science fiction novelist and unhappy divorce, is informed by police Lt. Bob Gould" that Morris is now the prime suspect in his brother's murder. (PW) 
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1568 Anderson, Robert A. SERVICE FOR THE DEAD
New York: Arbor House, (1986). First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket with a trace of yellowing to rear panel. 

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1569 Anderson, Sherwood; Lowell, Amy; Fry, Roger; Aldington, Richard; Yeats; Schnitzler, et alia THE DIAL, October 1922
Greenwich, Connecticut: The Dial Publishing Company, 1922. Volume LXII Number 4. Some loss of overlapped edge of lower front cover, else fine, in perfect-bound printed wraps. Digest-sized periodical. 
Subjects include Oedipus Tyrannus, Euphues, M. Jean Marchand. Other contributors include: Elizabeth Coatsworth, Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Malcolm Cowley, Kenneth Burke. Artwork by Marc Chagall, Jules Pascin, Claude Braglon, Jean Marchand. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1570 Anderson, Sherwood; Lowell, Amy; Lawrence, D.H.; Williams, William Carlos; Pound, Ezra, et alia THE DIAL, February 1922
Greenwich, Connecticut: The Dial Publishing Company, 1922. Volume LXXII, Number 2. Mild soiling, a few minor edge tears, thus about near fine, in perfect-bound printed wraps. Digest-sized periodical. 
Subjects include Flaubert, E.A. Robinson, Whitman, H.D. Other contributors include: Padraic Colum, Kenneth Burke, Hendrik Willem Van Loon, May Sinclair, Gilbert Seldes. Artwork by Mina Loy, John Marin, Emanuel Fay, Carl Sprinchorn. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1571 Anderson, Sheryl J. KILLER HEELS
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2004). 0312319460 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. A new book! SIGNED by the author at an event in our shop. 
"Anderson's hip debut mystery sparkles like fine champagne, an intoxicating mix of wit, perception, and insouciance, and a wicked clever but genuine depiction of single life in the city...will tap right to the top of the Best First lists."--Carolyn Hart. 
Price: 24.95 USD
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1572 Anderson, William C. THE APOPLECTIC PALM TREE or The Happy Happening Among Blacks and Whites at the Greater Mount Moriah Solid Rock True Holiness Baptist Church and Funeral Parlor
New York: Crown, (1969). B0006CF4LC First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A nearly fine copy in turquoise cloth lettered in gilt to the spine; in a pictorial dust jacket that shows some age-toning, particularly to spine panel, and some mild edgewear and rubbing. 
Civil rights novel about helicopter pilot Jerry Garrison, who decides to help realize a black Air Force buddy's dream of building a movie theatre in Watts. By the late author of BAT-21, THE GOONEY BIRD, PENELOPE, THE TWO-TON ALBATROSS, and ADAM M-1. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1573 Andreae, Christine GRIZZLY: A Mystery
New York: St. Martin's, (1994). 0312114338 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 
English professor Lee Sqires travels to a dude ranch in eastern Montana and becomes embroiled in a double-murder mystery. 
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1574 Andrew, Prudence A SPARKLE FROM THE COAL
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1965). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in full black cloth with silver titles to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with tiny tears at the spine ends and a short closed tear to the lower front panel and with a trace of fading to the purple spine lettering. 
The fifth historical novel by the author of THE HOODED FALCON is set in fourteenth-century England where Benjamin Carpenter's search for faith leads him to abandon the intellectual narrowness at Oxford University in favor of a primitive island life. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1575 Andrews, Bert and Harrison, Paul IN THE SHADOW OF THE GREAT WHITE WAY: Images From The Black Theatre
(New York, NY): Thunder's Mouth Press, (1989). 0938410814 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A hint of rubbing to the lower shelf-edges, near fine in black linen over grey boards with silver titles to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with mild creases to the upper shelf edge and one very short edge tear. Quarto. 150 pages. 
SIGNED by the author/photographer Bert Andrews to the title page. The marvelous photographs document the history of Black theater from 1957-1984. It is a unique record that reveals in awesome variety, vibrancy, and passion, Black theater in America. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1576 Andrews, Donna REVENGE OF THE WROUGHT IRON FLAMINGOS
New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur, (2001). 0312277296 First editon: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in glossy, color illustrated wraps. 
The third in the Anthony and Agatha Award-winning series featuring Meg Lanslow finds Meg selling her crafts at a celebration of the British surrender of Yorktown while she looks for and evades a killer and deals with demands from her future mother-in-law. 
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1577 Andrews, Irene Dwen LATITUDE 18 SOUTH: A Sojourn in Tahiti
Cedar Rapids, Iowa: The Torch Press, (1940). First edition. Hardcover. Bookshop's small address label to the front endpaper, else a near fine copy in green linen with yellow titles and a yellow embossed outline map (featuring a whale and palm trees!) to the front cover; in a near fine slightly edge-nicked dust jacket. 
A Bookfellow Book. Travel journal from the co-author A COMPARATIVE DICTIONARY OF THE TAHITIAN LANGUAGE. Illustrated with 16 black-and-white photographic plates. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1578 Andrews, Ned COWDOG
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1946. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Former owner's name and address rubberstamped to the pastedown endpapers, one upper corner tip lightly bumped, else near fine in blue cloth; in a lightly shelfworn, very good plus illustrated dust jacket with a few edge tears and nicks. 
A story of a man and his dog and their devoted friendship, set against the rolling mesas and purple mountains of the cow country of Arizona. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1579 Andrews, Robert A MURDER OF HONOR
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (2001). 0399146849 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in wraps. 
"The first in a crime series featuring two veteran D.C. cops who sometimes cut corners but who haven't lost their dedication. It's what gives them their edge--and their enemies." Positive reviews from Parker, Pelecanos and Lee Child. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1580 Andrews, Robert A MURDER OF JUSTICE
New York: A Marian Wood Book/G.P. Putnam's Sons, (2004). 0399150390 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The third appearance of homicide detectives Frank Kearney and Jose Phelps on the streets of Washington, D.C., find the pair working to improve the abysmal police department's record for unsolved killings in the black section of town. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1581 Andrews, Russell ICARUS
New York: Doubleday, (2001). 0385498748 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The second thriller by the New York-based author features an ordinary conservative man who searches for a killer and discovers the dark side of town is a world filled with decadent temptations and deadly repercussions. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1582 Andrews, Russell APHRODITE
(New York, N.Y.): Mysterious Press/Warner Books/An AOL Time Warner, (2004). 0892967846 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Russell Andrews is the pen name of Peter Gethers, a novelist, screenwriter and author of the cat trilogy THE CAT WHO WENT TO PARIS. "APHRODITE has big stakes, big characters, and a big payoff for the reader."--Stephen White. 
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1583 Andrews, Russell HADES
Boston/New York: Mysterious Press, (2007). 0892960213 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
Screenwriter Peter Gethers pens his fifth thriller under the name of Russell Andrews. This thriller involving a multi-national financial conspiracy and featuring police chief Justin Westwood, is mainly set in the author's home port of New York City. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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1584 Andrews, V.C. RAIN
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Singapore: Pocket Books, (2000). 0671007645 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. First novel in the Hudson Series. Written as by V.C. Andrews by Andrew Neiderman. Virginia Andrews died in 1986. SIGNED by author Neiderman. 
"Rain doesn't feel that she belongs in the Washington, DC, ghetto where she grew up. But when she discovers that her biological mother was a rich white woman and goes to live with her family, she finds the world of wealthy whites pretty hard to take."-LJ. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1585 Andrews, V.C. EYE OF THE STORM
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Singapore: Pocket Books, (2000). 0671039822 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. A new book. Written as by V.C. Andrews by Andrew Neiderman. (Virginia Andrews died in 1986.) 
"In the wake of a terrible loss, Rain is left alone to bear the Hudson family secrets--as dark and forbidding as storm clouds on the horizon...." The third novel in the Hudson series. 
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1586 Andrews, V.C. EYE OF THE STORM
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Singapore: Pocket Books, (2000). 0671039822 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new illustrated dust jacket. Written as by V.C. Andrews by Andrew Neiderman. (Virginia Andrews died in 1986.) SIGNED by author Neiderman. 
After the death of her beloved Grandmother Hudson, Rain finds herself caught in a battle for the vast Hudson family wealth. The third novel in the Hudson series. 
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1587 Angelou, Maya WOULDN'T TAKE NOTHING FOR MY JOURNEY NOW
New York: Random House, (1993). 0679427430 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in maroon cloth over red-brown boards; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
Words of wisdom and inspiration from one of America's most beloved living poets and author of I KNOW WHY THE CAGED BIRD SINGS. Published shortly after her reading at the inauguration of President Clinton. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1588 Angus, Douglas DEATH ON JERUSALEM ROAD
New York: Random House, (1963). First edition. Hardcover. Upper spine slightly bumped, otherwise very good in a lightly shelfworn dust jacket with very short edge tears and minor nicks. 
The author's only mystery novel is filled with psychological suspense, murder and deep dark secrets. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1589 Angus, Sylvia DEAD TO RITES
New York: Crown, (1978). Reprint. Hardcover. Near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. 
Introducing the redoubtable Mrs.Wagstaff. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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1590 Annixter, Jane and Paul THE LAST MONSTER
New York and London: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, (1980) 0152436146 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. Jacket painting by Leland Neff. 
Ron's dog Blaze is severely injured by a bear, which only intensifies the young boy's determination to avenge the mauling of his father several years earlier. But his encounter with the awesome animal would change Ron in ways he never expected. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1591 Anonymous THE GREAT BRANDY FROM THE RHINE: A Tour Of The Asbach Brandy Distillery In Ruedesheim-On-The-Rhine
Germany: (Asbach Brandy Distillary), (circa 1960s). A fine copy in stiff wraps. 
A 12 page stapled booklet with color plates. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1592 Anonymous MONTE CARLO AND PUBLIC OPINION: Edited by A Visitor to the Riviera, with Illustrations
Waterloo Place, London: Rivingtons, 1884. First edition. Hardcover. Spine slightly darkened with light bubbling to the covers; early owner's name on the front endpaper with some light scattered foxing, otherwise a very good plus copy in a handsome cloth binding illustrated with a palm tree in gilt. 
Octavo. Anti-gambling work, focusing on Monte Carlo with supporting opinions from England, France, Italy and America. 313pp., frontispiece, two plates, illustrations of Roulette-wheel and table. Scarce. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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1593 Anonymous SOUVENIR OF SCOTLAND: Its Cities, Lakes, and Mountains
London, Edinburgh, and New York: T. Nelson and Sons, 1890. Reprint. Hardcover. Mild offsetting to endsheets, and to the reverse of a few of the plates, mild wear to extremities, tiny nick to lower rear cover, else a fresh, sharp near fine copy; in gilt, red, and black ornamented blue cloth covers, all edges gilt; no dust jacket. 
Spectacular collection of postcard-sized views of Scotland from Edinburgh to Glasgow to Loch Lomond to the Highlands to Perth to the Clyde, reproduced two-to-a-page as 120 eye-poppingly gorgeous chromolithographs with tissue guards; plus chromo frontis. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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1594 Anonymous LATIN BLOOD
Hollywood, California: Authors Publishing Corporation, 1925. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Abrasions to upper edge of covers, nibbling to lower edges, a very good copy in black cloth with orange lettering and rules; in a lightly worn and edge-nibbled dust jacket with a small chip from upper spine panel, a one-inch chip from lower spine panel. 
Novel of adventure by an author only identified as "?" According to the flap, the action transpires on two imaginary, Graustarkian islands, one Hotonka, a hotbed of revolution, and the second, Kola, an ideal community. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1595 Anonymous CALIFORNIA: Special Limited Supplement
[Chicago]: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1926. First edition. Hardcover. Some very minor wear to the covers, the expected mild tanning to the internals, else a near fine copy; in three-quarter leather over marbled boards, marbled endsheets, top edge gilt, gilt stamping to spine; large quarto. 243 pages, including index. 
Apparently the supplement to Lewis's 5-volume CALIFORNIA AND CALIFORNIANS, this is a biographical encyclopedia, each California notable is afforded a 2-3 page capsule life with full-page tissue-guarded photogravure portrait. Splendidly produced. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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1596 Anonymous MOLECULAR RELAXATION PROCESSES: Lectures Delivered and Synopses of Papers Read...at Aberystwyth 7-9 July, 1965.
London and New York: The Chemical Society/Academic Press, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Fine fresh copy in black cloth lettered in gilt on spine; without dust jacket. 
Chemical Society Special Publication No. 20. 303 pages, graphs, formula, text illustrations. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1597 Anonymous THEY TALK ABOUT MUSIC: Volumes 1 and 2
(Rockville Center, New York): (Belwin/Mills Publishing Corp.), (1971). First edition. Trade Paperback. Slight rubbing along the spines, a small abrasion on the lower front panel of volume 2, otherwise, near fine copies in wraps. 
Trade paperback. A compilation of short essays on music written by celebrities such as Louis Armstrong, Danny Kaye, Leopold Stokowski, Vikki Carr, Ray Charles, Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, Marcel Marceau, and more. Two volume set. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1598 Anonymous MAN AND MACHINE UNDERWATER: Underwater Intervention 1994
[No place]: (Underwater Intervention Conference Committee, (1994). First edition. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket, as issued. 
Proceedings of the Underwater Intervention '94 Conference held 7-10 February 1994, San Diego, California. Quarto. 363 pages. Attractively presented in a blue and white decorative hardcover binding. Illustrated. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1599 Anonymous THE ARABIAN NIGHTS' ENTERTAINMENTS
New York: Hurst & Company Publishers, [undated]. ''A New and Complete Edition.'' Hardcover. Very good: rear hinge has separated and been re-glued, upper corner tips bumped, light wear, insect flecking to covers; in gray cloth with orange, yellow and black lettering and pictorial decoration; no dust jacket. 
19th century issue of an uncredited translation, distinguished, however, by six dandy chromolithographs on inserted plates. 586 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1600 Anonymous THE SECRET HISTORY OF THE COURT AND CABINET OF ST. CLOUD: in a series of letters from a Gentleman at Paris to a Nobleman in London, written during the months of August, September, and October, 1805
London: H.S. Nichols & Co., 1895. First edition thus: one of 500 two-volume sets issued. In blue cloth with gilt lettering, vignettes and rules; fore-edge and lower edges untrimmed. Hardcover. Owner's discreet rubber-stamp to a flyleaf of each volume, else internally sharp and clean; light wear at the edges of the covers, a hint of darkening to spine, and substantial insect flecking to front and rear covers of both volumes, a few dots of stain. 
Tissue-guarded frontispiece of Napoleon to Volume I, Talleyrand to Volume II. 324 pages, Volume I; 281 pages, Volume II. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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