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DOCTOR WHO: JOURNEY THROUGH TIME

By: Apsley, Brenda

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Crescent Books: 1986

Seller ID: 574

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Jacket has light shelf wear and small spots to spine edge. Hint of edge browning to book.


HANDBOOK OF CONNECTICUT EVIDENCE

By: Berman, Jerome D.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1953

Seller ID: 6948

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket; Blue boards with gilt spine titles. Book is straight and tight with light edge wear. Prior owner name to front pastedown. Underlining scattered through pgs 6-9; typo corrected on pg 128; margin line to pgs 167-170. Jacket with chips to spine ends, rather large one to the heel affecting the publisher name; smaller chips to corners.


PENGUIN DREAMS AND STRANGER THINGS

By: Breathed, Berke

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co: 1985

Seller ID: 441

ISBN: 0316107255

Binding: Softcover

Condition: Very Good; Wrinkle front top edge; prior owner name at top of half-title page; bend to top corner of first section.


TALES TOO TICKLISH TO TELL

By: Breathed, Berke

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co: 1988

Seller ID: 443

ISBN: 0316107352

Binding: Softcover

Condition: Very Good; The Bloom Picayune not present. Light edge soil and shelf rubbing, small crease front bottom corner with corresponding bend to first few pages.


BLOOM COUNTY BABYLON : Five Years of Basic Naughtiness

By: Breathed, Berke

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co: 1986

Seller ID: 444

ISBN: 0316103098

Binding: Softcover

Condition: Near Fine; Book shop stamp on half-title page; light edge soil.


IT DID HAPPEN HERE! : An Illustrated Review of the Damage Wrought in the Western Part of the Monadnock Region by the Hurricane and Flood of 1938

By: Coffin, John E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Keene, Granite State Studio: [1938]

Seller ID: 19

Condition: Very Good; Small water stain to bottom edge, else Near Fine.


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THE LADY'S ORACLE : An Elegant Pastime for Social Parties and the Family Circle

By: Dumont, Henrietta

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, H. C. Peck & Theo Bliss: 1851

Seller ID: 6522

Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Red boards with gilt lettering and decoration; all edges gilt. Book is straight and tight with fraying to spine ends, wear to corners and rubbing to front board. Spine slightly dulled. Prior owner bookplate to both pastedowns with light offsetting.


MASSACHUSSETTS : A GUIDE TO ITS PLACES AND PEOPLE

By: Federal Writer's Project

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1937

Seller ID: 45

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket; Handsome copy with bumped bottom corner and light edge foxing. Jacket is edgeworn with large chip top edge of front panel affecting the 'MA' of Massachussetts, smaller chip at spine head which affects no text. Protected in mylar.


THE WILDERNESS COLORS OF TAO-CHI

By: Fu, Marilyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Greenwich, CT, New York Graphic Society: 1973

Seller ID: 1802

ISBN: 0870990780

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Near Fine; Book has light fading to spine. Slipcase is yellowed and a bit worn along edges, with bumps to top and bottom edges.


OVER THE HILLS AND FAR AWAY

By: Galsworthy, Ada

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1937

Seller ID: 5905

Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Book is straight and tight with slightly darkened spine; corner wear and small hole at spine edge. According to inscription dated 1939 on half-title page, the book was a gift to Mrs Andrew Carnegie of New York and Skibo Castle.


DOCTOR WHO: 25 GLORIOUS YEARS

By: Haining, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, W. H. Allen: 1990

Seller ID: 585

ISBN: 0863693245

Binding: Softcover

Condition: Very Good; Sticker pull to back cover, light edge wear and superficial scratches.


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ILLUSTRATORS OF CHILDREN'S BOOKS 1967-1976

By: Kingman, Lee; Hogarth, Grace Allen; Quimby, Harriet

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Horn Book: 1978

Seller ID: 4281

ISBN: 0876750188

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Book is clean and unmarked with light bottom edge wear. Jacket faded slightly at spine with light wear.


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THE MAKING OF A STOCKBROKER

By: Lefevre, Edwin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran: (1925)

Seller ID: 6523

Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Green boards with gilt spine lettering. This copy circa 1928. Spine dulled; spots of wear to boards and corners. Small stain top edge near spine. Front hinge cracked at title page.


THIS WAS STROUDWATER 1727 - 1860

By: Lovejoy, Myrtle Kittridge

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Portland, Nat'l Society of Colonial Dames: 1985

Seller ID: 44

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Bright orange boards with gilt lettering in soiled tan paper jacket.


IN THE SPIRIT OF CRAZY HORSE

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1991

Seller ID: 888

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Book has the faintest spine crease, small spot on front endpaper. Jacket protected in mylar. This is the 1991 re-issue of the suppressed 1983 edition.


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PUTTING ANALYZED

By: Metzger, Sol

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.: 1929

Seller ID: 5634

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good; Light wear to corners and spine ends; paper label on spine waterspotted but very legible. Bright green boards with paper pictorial label on front board.


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REFRACTION OF THE EYE : Its Diagnosis and the Correction of its Errors

By: Morton, A. Stanford

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, P. Blakiston's Son & Company: 1906

Seller ID: 4848

Condition: Very Good; Solid clean copy, with light spine fading and front cover spots.


AMBROSE BIERCE IS MISSING : And Other Historical Mysteries

By: Nickell, Joe

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lexington, University Press of Kentucky: 1992

Seller ID: 4750

ISBN: 0813117666

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Fascinating investigation into various historical mysteries, including the disappearance of Ambrose Bierce, the Nazca drawings in Peru, and the Shroud of Turin. Jacket has tear at back top corner, tiny chip front top edge and is protected in mylar.


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THE KINGDOM OF BOOKS

By: Orcutt, William Dana

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1927

Seller ID: 6528

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket; Brown boards with gilt lettering and decoration, top edge gilt. Book is clean, straight and tight with a hint of dulling to spine and minor bottom edge wear. Prior owner bookplate to front pastedown.


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IN QUEST OF THE PERFECT BOOK : Reminiscences & Reflections of a Bookman

By: Orcutt, William Dana

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1926

Seller ID: 6529

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Brown boards with gilt lettering and decoration; top edge gilt. Book is clean, straight and tight with light spotting to spine and back board. Jacket has edge wear and small chips to spine ends and corners.