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Return to Power
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Return to Power

By Horne, Alistair

NY: Frederick A Praeger Pub., 1956 Dust jacket very good. Black cloth with gilt decoration and titles. Very good, ex-library. Illustrated end papers. A Report on the New Germany. Includes many black and white photographs. 415 pages and index. . Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$30.00

Not By Bread Alone
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Not By Bread Alone

By Dudintsev, Vladimir

NY: E. P. Dutton & Co Inc, 1957 Dust jacket very good, minor wear to edges, price clipped. Hardcover black boards with tan spine and red decoration. Stated second printing on dust wrapper. Very good, bumping to corners. Translated from the Russian by Dr. Edith Bone. 512 pages . 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Our Ally:  The People of Russia
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Our Ally: The People of Russia

By Wood, William A. & Sieve, Myriam

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1950 Dust jacket very good, some rubbing to edges and several small tears. Black cloth with titles to spine. Very good, with slight wear to boards. First edition, 288 pages. Inscribed on front board to Henry Beckett from Myriam Sieve. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

The Maids of Paradise

By Chambers, Robert W

NY: Harper & Bro. Pub, 1903 Maroon cloth with illustrated front board and white titles. Good, bumping to corners, front hinge cracked. FIrst edition, frontispiece with tissue guard plus seven black and white plates. 387 pages. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

Inside Russia Today
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Inside Russia Today

By Gunther, John

NY: Harper & Bro. Pub, 1958 Dust jacket good, chipping to edges with several small tears. Black cloth with titles to spine. End papers illustrated with map of the USSR. Very good, First edition. 550 pages with appendix on personalities, biblio, notes, names, sources and index. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

The tyranny of Words
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The tyranny of Words

By Chase, Stuart

NY: Harcourt, Brace & Co, 1938 Red cloth with titles to spine. Very good, slight bumping to corners. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. 396 pages with index, appendix, and selected bibliography. Chase's 1938 book The Tyranny of Words was an early (perhaps the earliest, predating S. I. Hayakawa) and the influential popularization of Alfred Korzybski's theory of general semantics.. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

The Murder in the Pallant
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The Murder in the Pallant

By Fletcher, J. S.

NY: Grosset & Dunlap, 1928 Dust jacket good, wrapper illustrated in with an Art Decco style. Several larger tears. Grey cloth with red titles to spine and front board. Very good, rubbing to edges. 309 pages and ads "Who Killed Mr. Postlethwait" Fletcher was a very prolific writer, penning more than 230 books in his life time.. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$45.00

The Tar Baby
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The Tar Baby

By Charyn, Jerome

NY: Holt, Rinhart , & Winston, 1973 Dust jacket good, mark from sticker glue to front panel. Tan cloth with black titles and illustration. Very good, slight bumping to edges of boards. First edition, 243 pages. Published in the style of a literary quarterly magazine.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

The Master Rogue
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The Master Rogue

By Somerville, Charles

J.B. Lippincott/Grosset & Dunlap, 1935 Dust jacket good, chipping to edges (illustrated wrapper). Black cloth with yellow titles to spine and front board. Very good, bumping to edges. Previous owner bookplate. 318 pages The Amazing Story of "Lord Jim" Manes "The Slickest Crook on Earth". Cloth. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$95.00

The Immense Journey
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The Immense Journey

By Eiseley, Loren

NY: Random House, 1957 Dust jacket (illustrated Wrapper) very good. Pink/Orange cloth with titles to spine. Very good, slight edge wear. Fifth edition, 210 pages. Previous owner name, slight foxing. The Immense Journey was Eiseley's first book and a rare popular science book.. Fifth Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

The Nutcracker of Nuremberg
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The Nutcracker of Nuremberg

By Dumas, Alexandre

NY: Robert M. McBride & Co, 1930 Tan cloth with red titles. Good, hinges cracked, wear to edges. Illustrated with silhouettes cut by Else Hasselriis. Translated by Grace Gingras. 154 pages Illustrated thru out. . Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

The Off-Islanders
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The Off-Islanders

By Benchley, Nathaniel

NY: Mcgraw - Hill Book Co, 1961 Dust jacket very good (Illustrated Wrapper) several small nicks to edges. Blue hardcover, very good. Edges rubbed with light soiling. First Edition, 238 pages. Nathaniel was the son of Robert Benchley a founding member of the Algonquin Round Table and father of Peter Benchley famous for writing Jaws.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

Mazli A Story of the Swiss Valley
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Mazli A Story of the Swiss Valley

By Spyri, Johanna

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co, 1921 Red cloth with gilt titles. Illustrated front board, Good. Soiling, previous owner name on page edges. Ilustrated end papers, colour frontispiece and seven colour plates. Translated by Elisabeth P Stork 319 pages. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Kirk, Maria L. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Bright Skin
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Bright Skin

By Peterkin, Julia

NY: Grosset & Dunlap/ The Bobbs-Merrill Co , 1932 Dust jacket very good, minor chipping to edges (illustrated wrapper). Red hardcover with black titles to spine. Very good, slight soiling to page edges. 348 pages This was the follow-up novel to Peterkin's Pulitzer Prize winning novel Scarlet Sister Mary.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$65.00

The Lost Library
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The Lost Library

By Mehring, Walter

London: Secker & Warburg, 1951 Dust jacket very good several closed tears. Jacket by Michael Kennard. Dark pink cloth with gilt titles to spine. Very good, bumping to edges. Translated by Richard and Clara Winston. Bookseller label inside rear board ( Laurel Book Service) First edition, 290 pages with index. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

The Voyages of Dr Dolittle
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The Voyages of Dr Dolittle

By Lofting, Hugh

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co, 1922 Dust jacket very good, (illustrated wrapper) foxing. Grey cloth with black titles colour paste down to front board. Very good, foxing, bumping to edges. Illustrated end papers. 22nd Impression. Illustrated by the author with colour fronticepiece, one colour plate, and eighteen black and white illustrations. 364 pages, This was the second book in the Dr. Dolittle series.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$85.00

Land

By O'Flaherty, Liam

NY: Random House, 1946 Dust jacket good (illustrated), portion of spine missing. Jacket by William Meek. Green cloth boards, illustrated front board and titles to spine. Good, bumping to corners, previous owner name. First Edition, First Printing, 356 pages. O'Flaherty was a founding member of the Communist Part of Ireland.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Eastern Arabian Frontiers

By Kelly, J.B.

London: Faber & Faber, 1964 Dust jacket very good, slight rubbing to edges. Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine. Very good, minor wear to edges. First edition. 319 pages with appendix, fold out map, and index. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

The Great American Band Wagon

By Merz, Charles

Garden City, NY: Garden City Pub, 1928 Illustrated Dust wrapper good, chipping to edges. Jacket by Bill Crawford. Teal cloth with titles to spine, good. Illustrated endpapers. Decorations by Howard E Willard. 263 pages, Includes the First chapter of Beggars of Life.. Cloth. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

The Midwesterner The Story of Dwight H Green

By Casey, Robert J & Douglas, W.A.S.

Chicago: Wilcox & Follett Co , 1948 Dust jacket good, illustrated, chipped to edges. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Good, bumping to edges. Inscribed by Dwight Green on the front fly paper. First edition, black white photographs thru out, 311 pages. Green was a member of the team that prosecuted Al Capone for tax evasion in the 1930's. He later ran an became the Governor of Illinois from 1941-1949.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

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