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The Camp Fire Girls in the Woods (or Bessie King's First Council Fire)

By Stewart, Jane L.

Chicago: Saalfield Publishing, 1914. Edition not Stated. Hard Cover. Fair/Fair. Illustrated tan cloth boards. Hinges brittle. Part of bottom edge of rear board chewed. Illustrated endpapers. Inside pages yellowed. Dj has one third of spine missing, chips and edgewear. In protective mylar jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$8.50

Mon Village: Ceux qui n'oublient pas

By L'Oncle Hansi

Paris: H. Floury, 1913 - 1918. Edition de Luxe with light blue cloth boards with stamped blue flower design. Gilt title and author on front board with illustraiton of Alsatian girl gold a potted plant with "Pour les petits Enfants de France in black underneath. Rooster endpapers. Wonderful illustrations of an Alsatian town on stiff paper with some age toning. All three edges stained red. Covers have minor soiling. Head / heel of spine and corners are slightly rubbed and bumped. Previous owner's name and "Xmas 1918" written at top front corner of half-title page.

$125.00

Dawn of the Dinosaurs: Life in the Triassic

By Fraser, Nicholas

Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2006. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Rusty orange paper boards with gilt spine lettering. Orange endpapers. Full of color and black & white illustrations and photographs. Beautiful book about fantastical creatures and the creation of the ecosystems.

$55.00

Scottish Dirk, The (Historical Arms Series No. 26)

By Forman, James D.

Alexandria Bay, NY: Museum Restoration Service, 1993. Second printing. Saddle-stitched wraps. Near Fine. Saddle-stitched. 56 pages, including bibliography. Clean and tight, no markings. Black & white photos.

$45.00

Henry Sidgwick: Eye of the Universe
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Henry Sidgwick: Eye of the Universe

By Schultz, Bart

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Black paper boards with silver spine lettering. A massive biography of one the foremost Victorian sages. 858 pages, including notes and index. Clean and tight. No markings. Dj has minor edgewear.

$55.00

Saracens: Their History and the Rise and Fall of Their Empire

By Gibbon, Edward and Simon Ockley

London: Darf Publishers, 1984. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. First published in 1885. Brown paper boards with gilt spine lettering. Clean & tight, no markings. Unclipped dj has minor edgewear along top edge.

$15.00

Child's Recovery from Autism
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Child's Recovery from Autism

By Rotbaum, Hanna

2013. Edition not stated. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Clean and tight. No markings.

$10.00

Fairground Steam

By Beaumont, Anthony

United Kingdom: Model & Allied Publications Ltd., 1972. Edition not stated. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Stiff paper wraps with b&w photo of carousel horses. Price of 1.25 pound sterling bottom front corner. Well illustrated with b&w photos. Clean and tight, no markings.

$15.00

North Wales Quarry Hospitals and the Health and Welfare of the Quarryment

By Davies, Edward

Wales: Gwynedd Archives Service, 2003. Edition not stated. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good+. Blue paper boards with gilt spine lettering. Includes many tables and charts and 11 pages of b&w historic photos. Clean and tight, no markings. Dj has minor edgewear.

$49.95

Mickey Presente: Les Trois Petits Cochons

By Disney, Walt

Paris: Hachette, 1934. First French edition. Hardcover. good+/fair. In French. Illustrated paperboards. Illustrated endpapers. Text and illustrations from the Disney film Silly Symphonies. Full of color and black & white illustrations. Pages have some age-toning. Clean and tight, but read, copy. Dj has chips, tears, and edgewear. In protective mylar jacket.

$69.95

Hand Book of Corliss Steam Engines

By Shillitto, Jr., F. W.

Illinois: Lindsay Publications, 1988. Reprint. Paperback. Near Fine. First printed in 1898 by the author. Clean and tight, no markings. Appears unread.

$22.95

Lotus Sutra Life and Soul of Buddhism

By Niwano, Nikkyo

Tokyo: Kosei Publishing Co., 1970. Edition not stated. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Green silk cloth boards with silver lettering on front board and spine. Gift notation on front free endpaper. Otherwise clean and tight. Unclipped dj has minor edgewear. Cloth ribbon marker.

$45.00

Rail America, Volume 1

By Lewis, Donald C. and Patrick C. Dorin

Winfield, British Columbia: LPD Publishing, 1994. Edition not stated. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Clean and tight. Appears unread. Full of black & white photos and 16 pages of color. Small quarto: 8.5" x 11".

$35.00

Teenie Weenie Neighbors

By Donahey, William

New York: Whittlesey House, 1945. Second printing. Hardcover. Good/fair. Written and illustrated by William Donahey. Illustrated paperboards and illustrated endpapers. Full of wonderful color and black & white illustrations. Tear in front hinge at top of spine. Front board slightly cupped. Head/heel of spine and corners slighty bumped and worn. Worn dj has same illustration as front board. Unclipped dj has chips, tears, and edgewear. In protective mylar jacket.

$38.95

Very Young Rider, A

By Krementz, Jill

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980. Sixth printing. Rose paper boards with off-white cloth spine. Gilt lettering on front board and spine. Black and white photographs by Jill Krementz. Clipped dj has closed tears and edgewear. In protective mylar jacket.

$24.95

Reading the Early Republic
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Reading the Early Republic

By Ferguson, Robert A.

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2004. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. Black cloth boards with silver spine lettering. Clean and tight, no markings. Dj in protective mylar jacket. All books packed and shipped with care.

$38.95

Shane

By Schaefer, Jack

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1949. early printing. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Light blue paper boards with brown lettering on front and spine. Head/heel of spine lightly bumped. Age-toning on edges, otherwise clean and tight. Unclipped dj has price of $2.50. Dj has chips, tears, edgewear, and a dampstain only noticeable on the verso. In protective mylar jacket. Author's first book. Shane was adapted to the screen in 1953, starring Alan Ladd.

$375.00

Bill the Minder

By Robinson, W. Heath

London: Constable & Co., 1912 . First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Blue-green cloth boards with gilt lettering and ornamentation around color illustration on front board. Gilt spine lettering and ornamentation. All gilt bright and clean. Gift notation neatly written on front free endpaper. Wonderful whimsical in-text line drawings. Sixteen tipped-in color illustrations, including frontis, with tissue guards. Four light pencil lines on the bottom left corner of front board illustration. Front board slightly cupped. Blue-green stained top edge. A few light foxing on front edge. Binding clean and tight. A wonderful copy.

$175.00

Running Hard: The Story of a Rivalry

By Chilton, Steve

Highland, Scotland: Sandstone Press, 2017. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. Running Hard describes the lives of John Wild and Kenny Stuart, two very different athletes and covers in depth the 1983 Fell Running Championship season, when they were the two top runners battling to win the championship. Orange paper boards with silver spine lettering. Illustrated with B&W photos. DJ has minor edgewear along top edge. Clean and tight, no markings. All books packed and shipped with care.

$24.95

Young Ireland Movement, The

By Davis, Richard

Dublin / Totowa, NJ: Gill and Macmillan / Barnes & Noble Books, 1988. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good +. Black cloth boards with gilt spine lettering. Clean and tight, no markings. Pages are toned but not brittle. Dj has minor edgewear and is in protective mylar jacket. All books packed and shipped with care.

$85.00

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