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1 (Roth, Louis) Robeson, Dave LOUIS ROTH:...Forty Years with Jungle Killers
Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1945. Second printing. Hardcover. This volume has dampstaining to the upper boards at the front and more severely along the rear, but not to any noticeable degree to the book's interior, a good copy in slightly bowed boards; in a worn dust jacket with pieces missing at the edges. 
Cordially SIGNED with an early inscription by circus lion tamer, Louis Roth on his photographic frontis-portrait. Roth was considered by many as perhaps the greatest wild animal trainer the world has known. 241 pages, black-and-white photographic plates. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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2 Bradley, Michael THE NORWOOD TOR
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1980). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. 
Inscribed, SIGNED, and dated by the author in March, 1980. Jeremy is on a frantic search for his brother which will take him to the Norwood Tor, a wild peak where chilling discoveries await. Jacket painting by Livia Audi. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Chesbro, George C. BLEEDING IN THE EYE OF A BRAINSTORM
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1995). 0684814951 / 9780684814957 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Mild soiling to the rear cover, else near fine in printed bright yellow wraps. 
The thirteenth Mongo mystery featuring the dwarf/private eye/martial arts expert/ex-circus headliner and criminologist extraordinaire. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Cooper, Page AMIGO: Circus Horse
Cleveland, Ohio: The World Publishing Company, (1955). First edition. Hardcover. Pages uniformly tanned, else an about near fine copy; in a lightly rubbed illustrated dust jacket with light edgewear, faint soiling to rear panel, short edge tears and light creasing to rear panel, tiny corner crease to front flap. 
The adventures of a circus boy and his horse, by the author of THUNDER. Illustrated by Henry Pitz. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Gallico, Paul LOVE, LET ME NOT HUNGER
London/Melbourne/Toronto: Heinemann, (1963). First edition. Hardcover. A few pale dots of foxing to the page edges, else a very nearly fine copy in green cloth with gilt titling against a red-orange spine panel; in a very nearly fine illustrated dust jacket that shows a hint of rubbing, a suggestion of age-toning. 
Offbeat saga of Sam Marvel's Marvel Circus, British troupers who try to change their luck by travelling to Spain, and encounter storms, red tape, and "a local Spanish grande dame who might have stepped from one of the canvases of Goya."--Basil Davenport. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Morey, Walt GLOOMY GUS
New York: E.P. Dutton and Co., Inc., (1970). First edition. Inscribed, dated, and SIGNED by Morey on the half-title. Hardcover. A tiny dot of stain to fore-edge, else this is a very close to fine copy in a very lightly edgeworn and mildly age-toned illustrated dust jacket with wraparound color jacket painting by David K. Stone. 
Circus owner Henry D. Marcel has his eye on our ursine hero, Gus, an Alaskan Kodiak bear raised by young Eric Strong with the help of old prospector Ten-Day Watson. "Another colorful, heartwarming story" from the author of GENTLE BEN. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7 Schreiber, Georges BAMBINO THE CLOWN
New York: The Junior Literary Guild/Viking Press. 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Very good plus in cloth-backed illustrated paper boards, decorated endpapers, with light wear to the extremities, abraisions to the corner tips, interior edges of paper boards lightly nibbled by insects, mild soiling to a number of pages; no dust jacket. 
This is a charming and fun book, gorgeously illustrated in color using pen-and-ink, about a clown who loves to make children laugh, who befriends a little boy who has lost his hat, calming his tears by showing him all the joys of the circus. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 Smith, Lady Eleanor SATAN'S CIRCUS
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Ash-Tree Press, 2004. 1553100743 / 9781553100744 First edition, first printing: one of five hundred copies issued. Introduction by Christopher Roden. Hardcover. New! Very fine, in chianti cloth with gilt spine lettering; in a like very fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket painting for the story ''Whittington's Cat'' by Paul Lowe. Frontisportrait of Smith from a drawing by William Acton. 
All of Smith's elegant and atmospheric supernatural stories collected for the first time. This augmented edition of the first U.S. edition (which added one story to the 1932 U.K. original), also includes "The Little Mermaid" and "No Ships Pass." 
Price: 50.00 USD
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