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Deep Water Days

by Swan, Oliver G. (editor)

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Used - Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.
Edition
First Edition
Published
1929
Binding
Hardcover
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Philadelphia: MacRae Smith Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.. 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Compilation of prose by many different authors about American ships and sailors. Second volume in the Romance of America's History series. Many color plates and other illustrations by various artists. Navy decorated cloth. Illustrated endpapers. ; 8vo 8" -… Read more about this item
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Enthusiasms

Enthusiasms

by Girouard, Mark

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Printing
Published
2011
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780711233294
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London: Francis Lincoln Limited. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2011. First Printing. Hardcover. 0711233292 . Signed by the author on the title page. Red cloth. Essay collection by the noted architectural historian. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages .
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The Great Lakes Reader
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The Great Lakes Reader

by Havighurst, Walter (editor)

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn, two pieces of clear tape on front jacket panel.
Edition
Second Printing
Published
1966
Binding
Hardcover
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NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn, two pieces of . clear tape on front jacket panel.. 1966. Second Printing. Hardcover. Signed by Havighurst on the half-title page in blue ink. xvii, 421pp. Blue cloth binding. Map endpapers. Many black and white illustrations and photos. Anthology of writings about the Great Lakes region… Read more about this item
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Wesley and Democracy

Wesley and Democracy

by Bready, J. Wesley

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Used - Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket soiled and worn, edges foxed.
Edition
Revised Edition
Published
1943
Binding
Hardcover
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Toronto: The Thorn Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket soiled and worn, edges foxed.. 1943. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author on the title page. Green cloth binding. Foreword by Very Reverend George C. Pidgeon. Revised version of radio addresses about John Wesley's influence on Western democracy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 74 pages .
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Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book:  Containing the Inspired and Inspiring  Selections, Gathered During a Lifetime of Discriminating Reading for His  Own Use

Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring Selections, Gathered During a Lifetime of Discriminating Reading for His Own Use

by Hubbard, Elbert

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Used - Very Good; Covers lightly worn, foxing to ribbon and frontispiece portrait and surrounding leaves.
Edition
Later Printing
Published
1928
Binding
Softcover
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East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters. Very Good; Covers lightly worn, foxing to ribbon and frontispiece portrait . and surrounding leaves.. 1928. Later Printing. Softcover. Printed tan flexible cloth covers string tied with ivory ribbon. Printed in red and black. Photos. A compilation of Hubbard's writings and numerous quotes from other authors published after his tragic death aboard the Lusitania in 1915.… Read more about this item
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My Best Scotch Stories

My Best Scotch Stories

by Lauder, Sir Harry

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Used - Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped and worn.
Edition
Eighth Edition
Published
1929
Binding
Softcover
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Dundee, Scotland: Valentine and Sons. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped and worn.. 1929. Eighth Edition. Softcover. Laid in is manuscript signed note from the author, a noted musician and comedian, on his letterhead. Brown softcover with dust jacket. Tipped-in author frontispiece photo, black and white illustrations by D. C. Eyles. A collection of humorous Scottish anecdotes and… Read more about this item
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Openings in the Old Trail

Openings in the Old Trail

by Harte, Bret

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Used - Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges rubbed, boards soiled, endpapers foxed.
Edition
First Printing
Published
1902
Binding
Hardcover
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Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges rubbed, boards soiled, endpapers . foxed.. 1902. First Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth with gilt lettering on spine and black decorations and lettering to front boards. viii, 332pp + 2pp publisher ad. BAL 7398. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .
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The Dreamers: a Club.  Being a More or Less Faithful Account of the  Literary Exercises of the First Regular Meeting of That Organization

The Dreamers: a Club. Being a More or Less Faithful Account of the Literary Exercises of the First Regular Meeting of That Organization

by Bangs, John Kendrick

Condition
Used - Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, waterstain at top edge of first sixty pages.
Edition
First Edition
Published
1899
Binding
Hardcover
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New York and London: Harper and Brothers. Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, waterstain at top edge of . first sixty pages.. 1899. First Edition. Hardcover. Black and white illustrations by Edward Penfield. Original brown cloth with red, black, and gilt design of a lively lobster on front boards. A collection of twelve stories parodying the literary stylings… Read more about this item
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Fishing for Fish Not in the Pond:  [Fifty-Two Essays]

Fishing for Fish Not in the Pond: [Fifty-Two Essays]

by McLaughlin, Dr. Robert W.

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Used - Good with no dust jacket; Edges rubbed, spine lettering worn, front hinge cracked.
Edition
First Printing
Published
1930
Binding
Hardcover
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Worcester, MA: The Commonwealth Press. Good with no dust jacket; Edges rubbed, spine lettering worn, front hinge . cracked.. 1930. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth quarter-bound in brown cloth. vi, 156pp. A collection of philosophical and religious essays. Inscribed by the author to his sister on the front free endpaper. Here is another and a splendid example of the author's… Read more about this item
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Passing through Purgatory:  The Sock of Experience

Passing through Purgatory: The Sock of Experience

by Barrett, Leon J.

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Published
1940
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Hardcover
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Worcester, MA: Privately Printed. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1940. Hardcover. Brown cloth. Collection of humorous tales with black and white illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 91 pages .
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Out of My Later Years:  The Scientist, Philosopher and Man Portrayed  through His Own Words

Out of My Later Years: The Scientist, Philosopher and Man Portrayed through His Own Words

by Einstein, Albert

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Published
1950
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Hardcover
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NY: Philosophical Library. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned and worn.. 1950. Hardcover. Photo of Einstein on rear jacket panel. Index. Writings about a range of scientific and social subjects culled from Einstein's letters, journals and articles. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 282 pages .
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The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories

The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories

by Lovecraft, H. P. ; Joshi, S. T. (editor)

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Used - Very Good; Covers lightly worn.
Edition
Twenty-Fourth Printing
Published
1999
Binding
Softcover
ISBN
9780143106487
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NY: Penguin Books. Very Good; Covers lightly worn.. 1999. Twenty-Fourth Printing. Softcover. 0143106481 . Edited with an introduction and notes by S. T. Joshi. Softcover with French flaps and deckled fore-edge. xxvii, 420pp. Further reading list, notes. Cover art by Travis Louie.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Uncollected Stories of William Faulkner

Uncollected Stories of William Faulkner

by Blotner, Joseph (editor)

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Front jacket flap creased and clipped.
Edition
Second Printing
Published
1979
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780394400440
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NY: Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Front jacket flap creased and clipped.. 1979. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0394400445 . Black cloth. xvii, 716pp. Acknowledgments, introduction, notes, and bibliography. A collection of 42 stories selected with the author's approval. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Knife Thrower and Other Stories

The Knife Thrower and Other Stories

by Millhauser, Steven

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1998
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780609600702
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NY: Crown. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1998. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0609600702 . Red paper quarterbound in black cloth. Short story collection by the Pulitzer Prize winning author. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages .
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Last Essays

Last Essays

by Conrad, Joseph

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Used - Good with no dust jacket; Typical ex-library markings, rear hinge weak.
Edition
First Printing
Published
1926
Binding
Hardcover
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Typical ex-library markings, rear hinge weak.. 1926. First Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth. xiv, 171pp. Notes. Most of the contents of this volume were written subsequent to the publication of Notes on Life and Letters in 1921, and these two books together may be said to contain practically all… Read more about this item
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Assorted Articles

Assorted Articles

by Lawrence, D. H.

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Used - Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and soiled, owner name on front free endpaper, review article tipped onto half title pa
Edition
First American Edition; First Printing
Published
1930
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Hardcover
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NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and soiled, owner name on front . free endpaper, review article tipped onto half title page with staining.. 1930. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Orange cloth with black front panel lettering and black and green decorative spine and lettering. xiii, 258pp. A collection of twenty-short stories and essays.;… Read more about this item
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The Captain's Doll

The Captain's Doll

by Lawrence, D. H.

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Used - Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, hinges cracked, handsome owner bookplate on front pastedown endpaper.
Edition
First American Edition
Published
1923
Binding
Hardcover
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NY: Thomas Seltzer. Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, hinges cracked, handsome owner . bookplate on front pastedown endpaper.. 1923. First American Edition. Hardcover. Three novellas: The Captain's Doll, The Fox, and The Ladybird. Slate blue cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 323 pages .
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Parlance of Kentucky Backwoods

Parlance of Kentucky Backwoods

by Cherry, Bess Fayne

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Published
1933
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Hardcover
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Louisville, KY: Standard Printing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and toned.. 1933. Hardcover. Short stories of the Kentucky woods told in local venacular. Green cloth spine with printed light green paper-covered boards. Black and white frontispiece illustration of log cabin. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 50 pages .
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The Door in the Wall:  Stories

The Door in the Wall: Stories

by La Farge, Oliver

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First Printing
Published
1965
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Hardcover
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped and soiled.. 1965. First Printing. Hardcover. Yellow cloth with brown topstain and deckled page edges. viii, 303pp. Illustrated endpapers, foreword. A collection of stories that revolve around the life of an anthropologist. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Complete Collected Essays

Complete Collected Essays

by Pritchett, V. S.

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.
Edition
First US Edition
Published
1991
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780679411123
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NY: Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1991. First US Edition. Hardcover. 0679411127 . Blue paper quarter-bound in blue cloth. About the author page. These 203 essays represent a lifetime of critical writing by one of the twentieth century's greatest literary talents. (front jacket flap) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1319 pages .
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