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BAPTISTA, Heliodoro

No place: Associação dos Escritores Moçambicanos, [1987]. 8vo. Wraps. 112 p. Timbila No. 6. 1st edition. One of 3000 copies. Small spot on front cover; else about fine. [99715] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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The Case of Mr. Cassidy: Murder Mystery about a Chicago Book Collector
TARG, William and Lewis Herman

New York: Phoenix Press, (1939). 12mo. Ornage cloth, stamped in black. 255 p. 1st edition. Spine leaning a bit; else very good in very good but internally reinforced d.w. [99714] (show more)

Price: $250.00

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The Moving Finger: An Ethel Thomas Detective Story
FITZSIMMONS, Cortland

New York: Stokes, 1937. 12mo. Black cloth, stamped in red. 307 p. 2nd printing. Lending library stamps & tape residue on endpapers; else very good in d.w. which is very good save for minor edgewear. [99713] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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The Moving Finger: An Ethel Thomas Detective Story
FITZSIMMONS, Cortland

New York: Stokes, 1937. 12mo. Black cloth, stamped in red. 307 p. 1st edition. Fine in near fine G & D d.w. [99712] (show more)

Price: $75.00

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The Trail Eater: A Romance of the All-Alaska Sweepstakes
WILLOUGHBY, Barrett

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1929. 12mo. Orange cloth, stamped in black. viii, 400 p. 1st edition. SIGNED by Barrett Willoughby on title page. Non-authorial inscription on blank preliminary page, a touch of foxing at edges; else about fine in d.w. which is fine save for light foxing & a small chip at top edge of rear panel. [99711] (show more)

Price: $75.00

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Arsène Lupin versus Herlock Sholmes
LEBLANC, Maurice

Translated by Olive Harper. New York: J. S. Ogilvie Publishing Company, (1910). 12mo. Yellow pictorial cloth, stamped in black & white. 282 p. + ads. 1st printing of this translation. Minor wear at extremities, pinhole at upper right-hand corner of first several leaves; else very good. [99710] (show more)

Price: $85.00

One of three translations to be published in the U.S. in 1910.

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Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos
LOVECRAFT, H. P. and Diverse Hands

Introduction by James Turner. Illustrated by Jeffrey K. Potter. Sauk City, Wis.: Arkham House, (1990). Small 8vo. Black cloth, stamped in gilt. xiv, 529 p. 1st edition. Fine in fine d.w. [99709] (show more)

Price: $50.00

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Eight Cousins; or, The Aunt - Hill
ALCOTT, Louisa M

With color frontispiece & 5 color plates by Hattie Longstreet Price. Boston: Little, Brown, 1930. 8vo. Black cloth, stamped in gilt, with color plate mounted on front cover. 278 p. The Beacon Hill Bookshelf. Bookplate on front paste-down; else about fine. [99707] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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The Story of the Malakand Field Force
CHURCHILL, Winston

New York: Norton, (1990). Small 4to. Blue cloth, stamped in gilt. xv, 233 p. Fine in fine d.w. [99706] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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The Iron Cross of 1939
WILLIAMSON, Gordon

Illustrated with b/w photos. San Jose, Calif.: R. James Bender Publishing, (2002). 8vo. Pictorial boards. 496 p. 1st edition. Fine. [99704] (show more)

Price: $175.00

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Simpson's Sherlockian Studies, Volumes 1-9
SIMPSON, A. Carson

With an introduction by Isaac Asimov, B.S.I. & an appreciation by John B. Koelle, B.S.I. With b/w illustrations. New York: Magico Magazine, (1982). 8vo. Blue fabrikoid, stamped in gilt. Paginated variously. 1st edition, thus. No. 65 of 100 copies SIGNED by Isaac Asimov. Fine. [99703] (show more)

Price: $150.00

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Driscoll's Book of Pirates
DRISCOLL, Charles B

Illustrated by Montfort Amory. Philadelphia: David McKay Company, (1934). 8vo. Boards, with mounted color plate on front cover. 124 p. Fine. [99702] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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Bullies, Beaks and Flannelled Fools: An Annotated Bibliography of Boys' School Fiction 1742-2000
KIRKPATRICK, Robert J

London: Self-published, (2001). 8vo. Wraps. xi, 337 p. 2nd edition, revised & updated. SIGNED. Fine. [99701] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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Sinclair Lewis's Dodsworth
HOWARD, Sidney, dramatized by

With Comments by Sidney Howard and Sinclair Lewis on the Art of Dramatization. Illustrated with b/w photos. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1934). 8vo. Cloth. lxxii, 162 p. 1st trade edition. Fine in d.w. which is fine save for a couple of tiny edge tears. [99700] (show more)

Price: $60.00

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The Ruby Sword: A Romance of Baluchistan
MITFORD, Bertram

With 3 b/w plates by Harold Pifford. London: F. V. White, 1899. 12mo. Green decorative cloth, stamped in red & gilt. 336 p. 1st edition. Bookseller's blind stamp + a pencilled note from a previous owner taking issue with this book's exclusion from Hubin; else very good. [99699] (show more)

Price: $37.50

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George Alfred Henty and the Victorian Mind
ASHLEY, Leonard R. N

With b/w illustrations. San Francisco, London & Bethesda, Md.: International Scholars Publications, 1999. 8vo. Boards. xxvi, 365 p. 1st edition. About fine. [99698] (show more)

Price: $75.00

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George Gershwin: A Study in American Music
GOLDBERG, Isaac

Illustrated with b/w photos. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1931. 8vo. Gray cloth, stamped in burgundy. 305 p. 1st edition. Very good. [99697] (show more)

Price: $60.00

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Wichale XVII: The Attempt to Establish a Protectorate over Ethiopia
RUBENSON, Sven

Illustrated with b/w plates. Addis Ababa: Institute of Ethiopian Studies, 1964. 8vo. Wraps. 78 p. Haile Sellassie I University Department of History Historical Studies No. 1. 1st edition. Fine. [99696] (show more)

Price: $40.00

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San Francisco's Ocean Trade Past and Future: A Story of the Deep Water Service of San Francisco, 1848 to 1911; Effect the Panama Canal Will Have upon It
WRIGHT, Benj. C

San Francisco: A. Carlisle & Co., 1911. 8vo. Green cloth, stamped in gilt. iii, 212 p. 1st edition. Previous owner's name + name stamp on front free endpaper; else about fine. [99695] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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The Case of the Seven of Calvary
BOUCHER, Anthony (pseudonym of William Anthony Parker White)

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1937. 8vo. Black cloth, stamped in gilt. 311 p. 1st edition. Fine. [99694] (show more)

Price: $50.00

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PICTURESQUE MYSORE

Illustrated with b/w photos. Bangalore: Government of Mysore, (1936). Small 8vo. Stiff pictorial wraps. 16 p. + 131 plates & folding map. About fine. [99693] (show more)

Price: $37.50

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Problems and Trends in American Education
RUSSELL, David H

Brisbane: University of Queensland Press, 1960. 8vo. Wraps. 29 p. The John Murtagh Macrossan Memorial Lescures, 1959. 1st edition. Very good. [99692] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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A Dark Horn Blowing
IPCAR, Dahlov

With dust wrapper painting by Charles Mikolaycak. New York: Viking Press, (1978). 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. 222 p. 1st edition. Address stamp on front free endpaper; else fine in fine d.w. [99691] (show more)

Price: $17.50

Tale of magic with elements of folklore & mythology.

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Unpublished Theological Writings of Johannes Castellensis
STROICK, Clemens

Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 1964. Small 4to. Wraps. 1st edition. Pages unopened. Minor cover wear & soiling; else very good. [99690] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Dragonfly
DURBIN, Frederic S

Sauk City, Wis.: Arkham House Publishers, Inc., 1999. 8vo. Black cloth, stamped in gilt. viii, 298 p. 1st edition. One of 4000 copies. Fine in fine d.w. [99689] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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Éléments de Linguistique Romane
BOURCIEZ, Édouard

Paris: C. Klincksieck, 1956. 12mo. Wraps. xxvii, 783 p. Quatrième édition, revisée par l'auteur et par les soins de Jean Bourciez. Previous owner's name on half-title; else very good. [99688] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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The Bowie Knife: Unsheathing an American Legend
FLAYDERMAN, Norm

Foreword by James S. Hutchins. Illustrated with b/w & color photos. Lincoln, R.I.: Andrew Mowbray Incorporated - Publishers, (2004). 4to. Cloth-backed boards. 512 p. 2nd printing. Fine in fine d.w. [99687] (show more)

Price: $150.00

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The Winchester Single-Shot
CAMPBELL, John

Illustrated with b/w photos & drawings. Lincoln, R.I.: Andrew Mowbray Incorporated - Publishers, (1995). 4to. Green cloth, stamped in silver. 270 p. 1st edition. Fine in fine d.w. [99686] (show more)

Price: $150.00

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Winchester Repeating Arms Company: Its History & Development from 1865 to 1981
HOUZE, Herbert G

Illustrated with b/w photos & drawings. Iola, Wis.: Krause Publications, (1994). 4to. Pictorial boards. 512 p. 1st edition. Fine in fine d.w. [99685] (show more)

Price: $50.00

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Winchester Engraving
WILSON, R. L

Illustrated with b/w & color photos. Palm Springs, Calif.: Beinfield Books, (1975). 4to. Fabrikoid. 500 p. 2nd edition. Fine in fine d.w. [99684] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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The Winchester Model 52: Perfection in Design
HOUZE, Herbert G

Illustrated with b/w photos & drawings. Iola, Wis.: Krause Publications, (1997). 4to. Fabrikoid. 190 p. 1st edition. Fine in fine d.w. [99683] (show more)

Price: $150.00

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The Yellow Pirates
FINNEMORE, John

Illustrated with 8 b/w plates by P. W. Caton Woodville. London: A. & C. Black Ltd, 1922. 12mo. Dark blue pictorial cloth, stamped in light blue & beige. vi, 248 p. 1st edition. Slight wear at extremities; else fine. [99682] (show more)

Price: $75.00

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Enchanted August
OFFORD, Lenore Glen

Indianapolis & New York: Bobbs-Merrill,(1956). 8vo. Blue cloth, stamped in black. 459 p. 1st edition. SIGNED. Some cover wear; else very good in very good d.w. [99681] (show more)

Price: $50.00

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The Pygmy's Arrow: A Tale of Mystery and Adventure in the Belgian Congo
FLEMING, Waldo

Illustrated by Frank Dobias. New York & Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1938. Small 8vo. Yellow pictorial cloth, stamped in brown, gray, black & red. 310 p. 1st edition. As new in like dust wrapper. [99680] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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Syntactic Structures
CHOMSKY, Noam

's-Gravenhage: Mouton, 1957. 8vo. Wraps. 116 p. Janua Linguarum Nr. IV. 1st edition. A bit bumped at top of spine; else about fine. Uncommon. [99679] (show more)

Price: $1,000.00

Chomsky's first and very influential book. It has been reprinted many times but the first printing has become quite elusive.

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The Waverley Novels and Their Critics
HILLHOUSE, James T

Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, (1936). 8vo. Green cloth, stamped in gilt. xi, 357 p . 1st ed. Fine in fine d.w. [99678] (show more)

Price: $20.00

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Drawn from Life
SHEPARD, Ernest H

Illustrated by the author. New York: Dutton, (1963). 8vo. Blue cloth, stamped in red & gilt. 217 p. 1st American edition. Fine in fine d.w. [99677] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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The Gun Digest, 1944 Edition
JACOBS, Charles R., ed

Illustrated with b/w photos & drawings. Chicago: Paul, Richmond & Company, 1944. 4to. Wraps. 162 p. Near fine. [99676] (show more)

Price: $85.00

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Sourcebook on Prison Education, Past, Present, and Future
ROBERTS, Albert R

Foreword by Peter P. Lejins. illustrated with b/w photos. Springfield, Ill.: Charles C. Thomas, Publisher, (1971). 8vo. Gray cloth, stamped in gilt. xviii, 203 p. 1st edition. Fine in near fine d.w. [99675] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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The Weird Tales Story
WEINBERG, Robert, written & edited by

Illustrated with b/w photos & drawings. West Linn, Ore.: FAX Collector's Editions, Inc., (1977). 4to. Blue cloth, stamped in silver. ix, 134 p. 1st edition. Fine in near fine d.w. [99674] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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Racing Planes and Air Races: A Complete History
KINERT, Reed

Illustrated with b/w photos & drawings. Fallbrook, Calif.: Aero Publishers, (1967-1969). Five volumes. Small 4to. Wraps. 96 + 96 + 96 + 112 + 96 p. First editions. Fine. [99673] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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Slavianskaia Filologiia: Sbornik Statei
VINOGRADOV, V[iktor] V[ladimovich], et al

Moskva: Idatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR, 1958. Two volumes. Green fabrikoid, stamped in white & blind. 372 + 420 p. 1st edition. Institutional stamps on front free endpapers & edges; else fine. [99672] (show more)

Price: $50.00

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Robert Van Gulik: His Life and Work
VAN DE WETERING, Janwillam

Miami Beach, Fla.: Dennis McMillan Publications, (1987). 12mo. Red cloth, stamped in gilt. 147 p. 1st edition. No. 300 of 350 SIGNED copies. Fine in fine d.w. [99671] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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A Summary of General Observations on the Spouting and Movements of Whales
RACOVITZA, Emile G

Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1904. 8vo. Binder's fabrikoid, stamped in gilt. 627-645 p. 1st separate edition. Fine. [99670] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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The Golden Pool
FREEMAN, R. Austin

Illustrated by G. J. Ambler. Bickley, Kent: University of London Press Ltd., (1939). 12mo. Pictorial boards 192 p. The Pilot Books for Boys and Girls. Abridged edition. 1st edition, thus. Some wear at spine & extremities; else very good. [99669] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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Hidden
ARMSTRONG, H[arold] C[ourtenay]

London: Arthur Barker, (1938). 12mo. Green cloth, stamped in black. 296 p. 1st edition. A touch of foxing at edges & endpapers; else fine in near fine d.w. with a couple of tiny edge tears. [99668] (show more)

Price: $85.00

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Ruder Boskovic, Vizionar u Prijelomima Filozofije, Znanosti i Drustva
SUPEK, Ivan

Zagreb: Jugoslavenska Akademija Znanosti i Umjetnosti, 1989. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. 207 p. 1st edition. One of 1000 copies. Fine in fine d.w. [99667] (show more)

Price: $75.00

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A Bibliographical Guide to the Russian Language
UNBEGAUN, B. O., with the collaboration of J. S. G. Simmons

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1953. 8vo. Blue cloth, stamped in gilt. xi, 174 p. 1st edition. Institutional stamp on front free endpaper; else fine in fine, price clipped d.w. [99666] (show more)

Price: $17.50

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Language Behavior in a Black Urban Community
KERNAN, Claudia Mitchell

Berkeley: Language-Behavior Research Laboratory, University of California, 1971. 8vo. Wraps. iv, 164 p. Monographs of the Language-Behavior Research Laboratory Number Two. 1st edition. Very good. [99665] (show more)

Price: $17.50

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Black English Phonology: The Question of Reading Interference
MELMED, Paul Jay

Berkeley: Language-Behavior Research Laboratory, University of California, (1971). 8vo. Wraps. 91 p. Monographs of the Language-Behavior Research Laboratory Number One. 1st edition. Very good. [99664] (show more)

Price: $17.50

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