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1201 Lane, Bessie Mell [Editor]. DEAR BET: the Carter Letters 1861-1863.
Self Published [Clemson, SC]. No date. (1978). First Edition Soft Cover 
Complete title: DEAR BET: the Carter Letters 1861-1863, the Letters of Lieutenant Sidney Carter Company A, 14th Regiment, South Carolina Volunteers, Gregg's-McGowan's Brigade, CSA to Ellen Timmons Carter. 1st printing. [i-xii], xiii-xxv, [xxvi], 165pp. 8vo. Tan wraps illustrated with a portrait of Ellen Timmons Carter on the front cover & dark brown-lettered front cover & spine. Foreword by Horace Fraser Rudisill. Includes Notes, Appendix, Personae, References, and Index of Names. Map & 15 illustrations. Editor's signature on title page & For ..?.. & ..?.. Coleb, with love on front free endpaper by a hand different than the editor's. Sheet Announcing Publication laid in. Near Fine, i.e. very minimal signs of use with no significant defects. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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1202 Langan, Thomas. THE MEANING OF HEIDEGGER: A Critical Study of an Existentialist Phenomenology.
Columbia University Press [New York]. No date. (1959). Hard Cover 
247pp. 8vo. Black cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Spine worn, faint spotting on the covers, 1 page has 2 sentences & another has 1 sentence underlined, leaves lightly tanned o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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1203 Langer, Susanne K. PHILOSOPHICAL SKETCHES.
Johns Hopkins Press [Baltimore]. 1962. (1962). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st printing. 190pp. 8vo. 1/2 dark gray cloth over light gray cloth with the spine bearing a red panel enclosing the title in gilt. Top edge dusty, endpapers slightly tanned o/w Fine (No defects)/ DJ (Front top edge has a 3' l. x 1/8' w. section missing, edges have scattered wear, covers have some minor scuffs o/w Very Good, i.e. sign of careful use with no significant defects). 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1204 Langford, Paris. LIDDLE KIDDLES.
Collector Books [Paducah, KY]. No date. (1996). 0891456813 Soft Cover 
240pp. 4to. Glossy pictorial wraps. Identification & value guide. Profusely illustrated with color photos. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. ISBN 0891456813. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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1205 Larsson, Carl. DAS HAUS IN DER SONNE.
Karl Roberts Langewiesche [Dusseldorf & Leipzig]. 1912. (1909). Soft Cover 
81 - 100 thousand. 74pp. + ads. Tall 8vo. Dark purple wraps in card stock with both covers decoratively embossed in light purple with an overall design. Dark purple endpapers. Top edge black. 16 color plates & about 50 black & white drawings by Larrson. German translation from the Swedish by Frau Ellen Jungbeck-Gronland. Gift presentation in German dated February 22, 1914 on the title page o/w Fine (no defects)/ DJ (Heavy paper with about 1' of spine cover missing at bottom of the spine and chipping at extreme top of spine; tear along about half of front flap crease, all edges worn & some light soiling). 
Price: 9.50 USD
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1206 Lasansky, Jeannette. CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA REDWARE POTTERY 1780 - 1904.
Union County Oral Traditions Projects [Lewisburg, PA]. 1989. (1979). 0812209796 Soft Cover 
60pp. 4to. Pictorial, glossy wraps. Illustrated with b/w photographs & 2 color plates. List of redware collections, bibliography & index. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. ISBN 0812209796. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1207 Lash, Jennifer [Jini Fiennes]. THE BURIAL.
Rupert Hart-David [London]. 1961. (1961). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 143pp. sm8vo. Blue cloth with silver-lettered spine. Author's First Novel. Front endpapers have barely noticeable remains of glue from the removal of, presumably, library attachments, a library number written in ink on the copyright page, but no other evidence of being ex-library); 1/8' wide line of foxing down the outside edge of the front pastedown endpaper o/w Fine (No defects)/ DJ (Price unclipped & Near Fine, i.e. very minimal signs of careful use with no significant defects). SEE PHOTO. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1208 Lash, Jennifer [Jini Fiennes]. FROM MAY TO OCTOBER.
Magna Print Books [Long Preston, North Yorkshire, England]. 1984. (1980). 086009670X Soft Cover 
Large Print Edition. 380pp. 8vo. Photo-illustrated vinyl wraps. First published by Hamish Hamilton Ltd. in 1980. Ex-library (consisting only of the remnants of a library envelop removed from the back of the front cover, and a library stamp on the title page over-stamped 'Withdrawn'), corners a little rubbed o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. SEE PHOTO. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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1209 Lash, Jennifer [Jini Fiennes]. THE DUST COLLECTOR.
The Harvester Press Ltd./ John Spiers [Hassocks, Sussex, UK]. 1979. (1979). 0855279435 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 185pp. sm8vo. Cloth-textured red vinyl over boards with gilt-lettered spine. As New (Pristine)/ DJ (Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. Unclipped). SEE PHOTO. ISBN 0855279435. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1210 Lash, Joseph P. ROOSEVELT & CHURCHILL 1939 - 1941: The Partnership That Saved The West.
W. W. Norton & Co. [New York]. 1976. (1976). 0393055949 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st American trade printing. 528pp. Tall 8vo. Red cloth with gilt-lettered spine & blue bands at the extremes. 16 b/w plates on text paper with 28 photo-illustrations. Map endpapers. Bibliographical notes, References & Index. Fine (no defects)/ DJ (A little wear at the spine extremes o/w Fine with unclipped price). Note: Due to this book's weight, extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping. ISBN 0393055949. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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1211 Lavine, Sigmund A. HANDMADE IN ENGLAND: The Tradition of British Craftsmen.
Dodd, Mead & Co. [New York]. 1968. (1968). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 148pp. Tall 8vo. Blue cloth with silver-lettered spine. Illustrated with numerous b/w photographs. Index & bibliography. Covers Furniture, Glass, Silver, Pottery & Porcelain. Fine (no defects)/ DJ (heavy wear with edge tears & chips). 
Price: 1.50 USD
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1212 Lawerence, Judy & Cliff. THE 1992 OFFICIAL P.F.C. PEN GUIDE.
Pen Fancier's Club [Dunedin, FL]. No date. (1991). 9991518150 Soft Cover 
160pp. 4to. Glossy pictorial wraps. About 2000 fountain pens shown in b/w photos & 6 color plates including the covers. Each pen in described and priced. Near Fine, i.e. very minimal signs of careful use with no significant defects. ISBN 9991518150. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1213 Lead Belly (Huddie Ledbetter). RECORD ROCK ISLAND LINE/ OL'RILEY.
Disc Records. Released 1942. 
10. 78 RPM. SC 103 & SC 104. 6090 A & B. Many light scuffs & a few light scratches. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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1214 Lead Belly (Huddie Ledbetter). RECORD GOOD MORNING BLUES/ HOW LONG.
Asch Records. Released 1943. 
10. 78 RPM. 343-1A & B. SC 260 & SC 263.Sanders Terryon harmonica. Record has many light scuffs & a several, short light scratches. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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1215 Lead Belly (Huddie Ledbetter). Record Lead Belly Yellow Gal/ When The Boys Were On the Western Plain.
Musicraft Records. Release date 1944. 
10. 78 RPM. 310. 5129A & 5130. 3/8 x 1/8 edge chip not affecting the grooves, light scuffs & a few light, short scratches. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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1216 Lechler, Doris Anderson. TOY GLASS.
Antique Publications [Marietta, OH]. No date. (1989). 0915410583 Soft Cover 
235pp. Oblong 8vo. Glossy illustrated wraps. 64 color plates + many b/w illustrations. Previous owner's small (1' x 2') bookplate on the title page o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. ISBN 0915410583. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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1217 Lechner, Mildred & Ralph. THE WORLD OF SALT SHAKERS, Volume 3.
Collector Books [Paducah, KY]. No date. (1998). 1574320653 Hard Cover 
311pp. 4to. Glossy illustrated boards. Antique & Art Glass Value Guide. Sections on Outstanding Rarities, 'Imitation, Reproduction, Look-Alike, and Fake Glass' & 'Glass Types & Associated Terminology'. As New (Pristine). ISBN 1574320653. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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1218 Lechner, Mildred & Ralph. The WORLD OF SALT SHAKERS.
Collector Books [Paducah, KY]. 1977. (1976). 0891450254 Soft Cover 
2nd printing. 127pp. 8vo. Glossy pictorial wraps. 52 photo-illustrated plates showing about 200 shakers in color. 1976 Scarcity & Value guide. This is the 2nd printing of the authors' first book on salt shakers which shows several shakers not repeated in their later editions. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. ISBN 0891450254. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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1219 Lee, James Melvin. HISTORY OF AMERICAN Journalism.
Garden City Publishing Co. [New York]. 1923. (1917, 1923). Hard Cover 
2nd revised edition. 462pp. 8vo. Dark blue cloth with silver-lettered spine. Top edge blue, others uncut. Frontispiece + 8 b/w plates on coated paper. A history of Journalism from the precursors of Colonial American newspapers to the early 1920s. The first & revised editions of this book were first published by Houghton Mifflin Company. This is a reprint by Garden City. Endpapers tanned with some paste action o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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1220 Lee, Paul A. & Ralph Metzner [Editors]. PSYCHEDELIC REVIEW, Issue 1, Number 1 (Summer 1963).
The Psychedelic Review [Cambridge, MA]. 1963 {August}. Soft Cover 
2nd printing. 116pp. 8vo. White wraps with black-letter cover & spine; front cover illustrated in black. Articles in this inaugural issue include: Editorial; Statement of Purpose; Gerald Heard ['Can This Drug Enlarge Man's Mind?']; The Editors [The Subjective After-Effects of Psychedelic Experiences: A Summary of Four Recent Questionnaire Studies]; R. Gordon Wasson [The Hallucinogenic Fungi Of Mexico: An Inquiry Into The Origins of The Religious Idea Among Primitive Peoples]; Plato: A Touchstone For Courage (A passage from his 'The Laws'; Gottfried Benn [Provoked Life: An Essay on the Anthropology of the Ego]; Alan W. Watts [ The Individual As Man/World]; George Andrews [Annihilating Illumination]; Ralph Metzner [The Pharmacology Of Psychedelic Drugs]; Notes on Contributors; & 15 pages of References. 1st printing was June, 1963. Pre-paid Business Reply envelop for subscribing laid-in. Spine & tangential cover edges slightly tanned, faint soiling on both covers o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1221 Lee, Ruth Webb & James H. Rose. AMERICAN GLASS CUP PLATES.
Charles E. Tuttle Co. [Rutland, VT]. 1985. (1948, 1985). 0804870004 First Edition Soft Cover 
1st edition by Tuttle. 445pp. Tall 8vo. Illustrated glossy wraps. 131 b&w plates. Near Fine. i.e. very minimal signs of careful use with no significant defects. ISBN 0804870004. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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1222 Lee, Ruth Webb. ANTIQUE FAKES AND REPRODUCTIONS.
Lee Publications [Wellesley Hills, MA]. (1966). Hard Cover 
Enlarged & Revised 8th edition. 317pp. 8vo. Blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Frontispiece + 166 other b/w plates. Covers Glass (mostly), American Silver, ceramics, mechanical banks, ironwork & novelties. Fine (no defects)/ DJ (Top of spine has a very little chip & the bottom of the spine is a little worn, price clipped o/w Fine in a plastic jacket). SEE PHOTO. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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1223 Lee, Ruth Webb. NINETEENTH-CENTURY ART GLASS.
M. Barrows & Co. [New York]. 1953. (1952). Hard Cover 
Near Fine, i.e. minimal signs of careful use and no significant defects/ DJ (Spine extremes chipped, upper edge of the back cover has wear & small edge tears o/w Good, i.e. obvious sign of use with no major defects) in a plastic jacket). 2nd printing [March, 1953]. 128pp. sm8vo. Rose cloth with an illustration of a pitcher in silver on the front cover & silver-lettered spine. Light blue-gray endpapers. Color frontispiece & 41 other plates in b/w + 1 in color. Near Fine, i.e. minimal signs of careful use and no significant defects/ DJ (Spine extremes chipped, upper edge of the back cover has wear & small edge tears o/w Good (i.e. obvious sign of use with no major defects) in a plastic jacket). 
Price: 5.00 USD
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1224 Lehner, Lois. COMPLETE BOOK OF AMERICAN KITCHEN & DINNER WARES.
Wallace-Homestead Book Co. [Des Moines, IA]. 1980. 087069300X First Edition Soft Cover 
1st edition. 240pp. 4to. Pictorial glossy wraps. Photo-illustrated in b/w. Histories of all recorded American potters & their marks; chronology of technical developments; comprehensive lists of shapes, decorations, lines, & types of ware; etc. A previous owner's name on the title page, small bump in the middle of the spine, moderate wear to corners o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. ISBN 087069300X. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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1225 Lennon, Florence Becker. VICTORIA THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS: The Life of Lewis Carroll.
Simon & Schuster [New York]. 1945. (1945). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing. 387pp. 8vo. Gray cloth purple-lettered spine framed at the top & bottom with ornate gilt. Top edge purple. Endpapers are decorated with an illustration of the tiles made by De Morgan Potteries which adorned Carroll's fireplace. Frontispiece map & 9 other b/w plates on text paper. 6 text illustrations. Appendices, Footnotes & Index. Bibliographies for both Carroll and Charles L. Dodgson. Owner's stamp on endpapers, upper right corner of the front cover bumped o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects/ DJ (2 1/2' wide x 3/4' high section is missing from the base of the spine & the lower left corner of the front, 3/4' tear at the top of the right side of the spine, 1 1/4' tear with some chipping along the upper fold of the front flap, 1/2' & 1/4' tears on the bottom edge of the back along with some lesser chips, 1/4' edge tear on the top of front, top of spine worn with some small chips, & all edges worn). 
Price: 6.00 USD
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1226 Lenox China, Bristol, PA. LENOX BLACKBERRY PORCELAIN PITCHER.
1981 - 1989 
Ivory with 24K gold trim. 6 1/2 h. to the spout lip. 24 oz. Front & back have a molded in raised designof blackberry vines with flowers, berries, and leaves. Bottom printed in gilt with the Lenox laurel wreath logo, Lenox & Made in U.S.A. Lenox China, Bristol, PA. 1981 - 1989. Fine (No defects). 
Price: 12.00 USD
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1227 Lerner, David. WHY RIMBAUD WENT TO AFRICA.
Zeitgeist Press [Oakland, CA]. No date. (1989). 0929730127 First Edition Soft Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing. 82pp. 8vo. Pictorial glossy wraps. Bucky Sinister of the San Francisco Bay Guardian wrote: Lerner was a broken-down saint if there ever was one. He was an eloquent screamer, a soft-spoken rageoholic, a madman with a great manuscript. His poetry will always be a reminder of a time when poetry in the Mission was spontaneous, magical, and more than a little bit dangerous. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO. ISBN 0929730127. 
Price: 180.00 USD
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1228 Leuzzi, Marlene & Robert J. Kershner. KEWPIES IN ACTION.
Self published [No place]. No date. (1971). Hard Cover Signed
122pp. Tall 8vo. Pebbled green vinyl over boards with gilt-lettered front cover. Many b/w photo-illustrations & 16 color plates. Includes Kewpies made in bisque, china, flannels, paper, jasper, etc. Title page signed & dated 4/10/71 by Leuzzi. Fine (No defects)/ DJ (Overall wear with small edge tears & chips). 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1229 Levy, Jack S. WAR IN THE MODERN GREAT POWER SYSTEM 1495-1975.
The University Press of Kentucky [Lexington, KY]. 1983. (1983). 082311497X First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 215pp. 8vo. Orange cloth with black-lettered spine. Front free endpaper bears an Ex libris embossed stamp Library of Randall Barnett around M.R.B., presumably indicating the private library of Marcus Randall Barnett of the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, o/w As New (Pristine)/ DJ (Near Fine, very mininal signs of careful use in a plastic jacket). ISBN 0823114977. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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1230 Levy, Jack S. WAR IN THE MODERN GREAT POWER SYSTEM 1495-1975.
The University Press of Kentucky [Lexington, KY]. 1983. (1983). 0813101646 First Edition Soft Cover 
1st edition of softcover. 215pp. 8vo. Illustrated wraps. Light wear to all edges, 1 1/2 l. scrapes on the edges of the lower spine o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. ISBN 0813101646. 
Price: 27.50 USD
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1231 Lewis, Clarence Irving & Cooper Harold Langford. SYMBOLIC LOGIC.
Dover Publications [New York]. No date. (1932, 1959). Hard Cover 
Unabridged and Corrected 2nd edition. 518pp. + 16pp. advertisements. sm8vo. Red cloth with black-lettered spine. 'Peter Smith' at bottom of spine indicating that this was bound for the library trade by arrangement with Dover. This is the corrected & unabridged 2nd edition containing the addition of Appendix III by Lewis, 'Final Note on System S2' (dated January 5, 1959). Lewis favored S2 as the correct system of Strict Implication among his 5 modal systems. Also included is a laid-in reprint of the one page 'Note Concerning Many-Valued Logic Systems' by Lewis, which appeared in the June 22, 1933 Journal of Philosophy. Spine faded, the front pastedown endpaper has several small scars suggesting the removal of a library envelop & label, top edge dusty o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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1232 Lewis, Herschell Gordon. A TASTE OF BLOOD: 8 Original Lobby Cards from the Film.
Paramount Pictures Corporation. 1967. (1967). 
8' x 10' b/w photos mounted on 11' x 14' heavy stock. Each scene card is titled 'The Most Bloodcurdling Motion Picture Of All Time/ A TASTE OF BLOOD/ Starring Bill Rogers . Elizabeth Wilkinson . Thomas Wood/ Produced and Directed by Herschell Gordon Lewis/ Executive Producer Sidney J. Reich/ Released by Creative Film Enterprises, Inc.' The bottom left side of the photos reads ''Permission granted for newspaper and magazine reproduction when credit given to Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Made in U.S.A.)' & the bottom right 'Property of National Screen Service Corp. Licensed for display only in connection with the exhibition of this picture at your theatre. Must be returned immediately thereafter.' followed by '67/255', The National Screen Service number. Photos are hand-number with the prefix 'TOB -' followed by 1, 4, 6, 11, 14, 18 (Lewis' cameo appearance as a sailor), 20 & 22. This film was also known as 'The Secret of Dr. Alucard.' The photos have corners creases where they where inserted into the tabs on the mounts, most have faint creases within the photos, but these are noticeable only on close examination. SEE PHOTOS. NOTE: Extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1233 Liebman, Joshua Loth. PEACE OF MIND.
Simon & Schuster [New York]. 1946. (1946). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing. xiv, 203pp. 8vo. Brick red cloth with the title & author's name in gilt separated by a jagged line between the two. Top edge blue. Sections titled 'Acknowledgments & 'About The Author' are unpaginated. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects/ DJ (Spine extremes chipped & worn, 3/4' edge tear at the top of the front & 5/8' edge tear on top of the back, edges worn with occasional much smaller tears o/w Very Good with price unclipped). 
Price: 1.50 USD
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1234 Lightman, Alan. EINSTEIN'S DREAMS.
Warner Books [New York]. 1994. 0446670111 Soft Cover 
179pp. Tall 24mo. Illustrated self-wraps. Illustrated with drawings. Fine (no defects). ISBN 0446670111. 
Price: 1.50 USD
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1235 Lindbergh, Anne Morrow. NORTH TO THE ORIENT.
Harcourt, Brace & Co. [New York]. 1935. (1935). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing. 255pp. 8vo. Dark blue cloth with a little illustration of an airplane in silver on the front cover. Spine is silver-lettered. Top edge blue. B/w frontispiece photo of the Sirius on glossy paper. Mercator projection map endpapers showing the route of the flight & map chapter heads by Charles A. Lindbergh. Some paste action on about 1 1/2' on each side of the gutters of the front & back endpapers, upper right corner of the front cover bumped o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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1236 Lindsey, Bessie M. LORE OF OUR LAND, PICTURED IN GLASS (Volume 1).
Self-published [Forsyth, IL]. 1948. (1948). First Edition Hard Cover Signed
1st printing. 260pp. Tall 8vo. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering. 244 b/w photo illustrations of 530 pieces of historical & commemorative Glass. Author signed endpaper. A previous owner's bookplate on the front endpaper, faint dampstain spots on both covers o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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1237 Lion Coffee (Woolson Spice Co.). ADVERTISING PREMIUM.
Woolson Spice Co. [Toledo, OH]. (1895). 
3 1/2' x 5 1/2' h. B/w photo-lithographic picture on glossy card stock of a little girl & holding a baby. The picture is framed with a narrow border of embossed, gilted, ornate scrolls inside a pink outer frame with a ruled gilt border. The back gives a description for making an easel back for the card & another premium available (expiring Jan. 15, 1896). Printed by Knapp. Very light stain spot just above the baby's head, a faint crease across the upper left corner & a short light edge crease o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defect. SEE PHOTO. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $1.75. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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1238 Littell, Squire, Jr. The MONTHLY JOURNAL Of FOREIGN MEDICINE (Volume 1. January to June, 1828).
E. Littell [Philadelphia, PA]. 1828. Hard Cover 
576pp. 8vo. 1/4 leather & cloth over boards. It is easier said what is right with this book (the binding is tight), but since you asked: the spine cover is is missing; both hinges a little weak, but holding well; both covers are heavily stained & worn; corners bumped with wear; edges worn; textblock tanned; top edge dusty; endpapers & flyleaves heavily foxed; about a 1/3 of the front free endpaper is missing, lower right corners of the first 14 leaves lightly dampstained, as is the bottom edges of the back flyleaf & endpaper; all pages are slightly tanned with occasional foxing. SEE PHOTO. 
Price: 47.50 USD
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1239 Litts, Elyce. THE COLLECTOR'S ENCYCLOPEDIA OF GEISHA GIRL PORCELAIN.
Collector Books [Paducah, KY]. 1988. (1988). 0891453539 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 174pp. 4to. Glossy, illustrated boards. 472 color plates. History, design, marks, catalog reprints, glossary, bibliography & index, etc. Fine (no defects). ISBN 0891453539. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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1240 Lobel, Arnold. FROG AND TOAD POP-UP BOOK.
Harper & Row [New York]. 1986. (1986). 0060239867 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition (stated). Unpaginated. 8vo. Illustrated vinyl over boards. Note: Copies of this book published by HarperCollins are not first editions. Harper & Row changed its name to HarperCollins in 1990. Child's name in ink at top of the first page o/w Fine (no defects with all pop-ups and pull-outs working & undamaged. SEE PHOTO. ISBN 0060239867. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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1241 Lockhart, R. H. Bruce. BRITISH AGENT.
G. P. Putman's Sons [New York/ London]. 1933. Hard Cover 
354pp. Tall 8vo. Green cloth with gilt. 3 plates illustrating documents. Uncut pages. Top edge red. Introduction by Hugh Walpole. Index. 'Being an account of the author's early life in many lands and of his official mission to Moscow in 1918.' 2 3/4' tear in the cloth along the top of the front spine edge o/w Good, i.e. obvious signs of use with no major defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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1242 Lockwood, Sarah M. ANTIQUES.
Doubleday, Doran & Co. [New York]. 1930. (1925). Hard Cover 
161pp. sm4to. Black cloth with titles printed on orange paper labels on both the cover & spine. Text illustrations by Ernest Stock. Decorative endpapers illustrating furniture from 1620 to 1810 in black on yellow by Ilonka Karasz. Index & bibliography. Minor wear to labels o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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1243 Loeb, Robert H. Jr. SHE COOKS TO CONQUER.
Wilfred Funk [New York]. 1952. (1952). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 121pp. Tall 8vo. 1/4 white & blue boards with the front cover bearing the title & an illustration of a witch stirring kettle in white. Spine lettered in blue. Endpapers illustrated with Humorous visual definitions of various measures. All illustrations by Laura Jean Allen including the recipes which are done with cartoon drawings. Index. Humorous presentation of recipes and cocktail mixing using a Homeric theme. Corners rubbed, a bump each on the front & back bottom edges, text block tanned o/w Good, i.e. obvious signs of use with no major defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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1244 Logan, Samuel H. & Charles W. Best. CAST IRON TOY GUNS AND CAPSHOOTERS.
Self-published [Davis, CA]. 1990 {May}. (1990). First Edition, Signed Hard Cover 
251pp. Small folio. Maroon vinyl over boards with gilt-lettered front cover & spine.Number 890 of a limited edition. Signed by author Logan on the title page. A few spots of stain on the top edge of the pages o/w Fine (No defects) / DJ (Many tears repaired with cellotape, chips, and some soiling protected with a plastic jacket. 
Price: 995.00 USD
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1245 Lombardo, Carmen & John Jacob Loeb (Words & Music). A SAILBOAT IN THE MOONLIGHT.
Crawford Music Corporation [New York]. (1937). 
Sheet Music. 5pp. 9' x 12'. Self-wrappers illustrated in green & white against blue by M. Merman with a sailboat & moon. Inserted photo of Jackie Heller. Piano/Vocal/Guitar. Faint crease on bottom right corner, minor creases along the spine o/w the front cover is Fine (no defects). The back cover is very lightly soiled & the loose-leaf (pages 2/3) has several edge chips & tears along the right side & shows heavy wear along the bottom edge. SEE PHOTO. Note: Glare and apparent darkening of some sections of the sheet music in the accompanying photo are due to my amateur status as a photographer. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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1246 Long, Earnest & Ida, Jane Pitman. DICTIONARY OF STILL BANKS.
Long's Americana [Mokelumne Hill, CA]. No date. (1980). Soft Cover 
2nd printing. 104pp. 4to. Glossy red pictorial wraps. 1649 still banks described, graded, and shown in b/w photos. Reproduced banks noted. Index. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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1247 Long, James T. Captain. INVITATION: Capt. Jas. T. Long's Allegorical Production of THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG.
Company D, 10th Regiment. 
5 1/4' x 3' card printed in black with 'Compliments of Company D, 10th Regiment A.G.P. You are cordially invited to attend Capt. Jas. T. Long's Allegorical production of THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG. Opera House, Thanksgiving Evening at eight o'clock.' James Thomas Long (1843 - ?), veteran of the Gettysburg battle, was a leading battlefield guide, lecturer, and the author of 'The 16th Decisive Battle Of The World - Gettysburg' & 'Gettysburg: How the Battle Was Fought'. A few faint stains o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. See photo. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $1.00. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 3.50 USD
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1248 Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth. ULTIMA THULE.
Houghton, Mifflin & Co. [Boston]. 1880. (1880). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing per BAL 12223. [i], iv, [vi], [7]-61pp. blank leaf. 16mo. Brown cloth with gilt cover & spine. Giltstamped cameo of a galley, etc. on the front cover. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Steel-engraved frontispiece of the author. Laid paper including endpapers & flyleaves. Steel-engraved frontispiece of the author. This is the first edition of the work titled only Ultima Thule, which preceded publication of In The Harbor: Ultima Thule Part II issued posthumously and mostly contained verses written since the publication of Ultima Thule in 1880. Period bookplate of Stuart W. Jackson on front endpaper. Stuart Wells Jackson (1875 - 1957) was a prominent book collector who founded his own New York City insurance firm and gifted the Stuart Wells Jackson Collection of Manuscripts and Archives to Yale U. Tissue guard over the frontispiece of author missing, corners bumped, some minor wear spots on spine edges o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1249 Loomes, Brian. GRANDFATHER CLOCKS AND THEIR CASES.
David & Charles [Newton Abbott, Devon] & Arco Publishing, Inc. [New York]. 1985. (1985). 0668063300 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st printing. 352pp. Tall 8vo. Medium blue cloth with a gilt-lettered spine. 400+ photos & many drawings & figures. 10 chapters including (1) Cases, Movements & Dials-the Terminology; (2) The Early Eight-Day Longcase; (3) Early Country Work; (4) Mid Century & Later in the North; (5) Mid Century & Later in the South; (6) White Dials 1770-1870; (7) Scotland; (8) Ireland; (9) Special, Complicated & Unusual Clocks; and (10) Fakes. Acknowledgements, Further Reading, & Index. Fine (no defects)/ DJ (Bottom of the inside front flap neatly clipped o/w Near Fine, i.e. minimal signs of use with no significant defects). ISBN 0668063300. 
Price: 67.50 USD
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1250 Lord, Donald E. CALIFORNIA MILKS: A Collector's Guide to California and Other Unique Milk Bottles.
Self-published [Sacramento, CA]. 1984. (1984). First Edition Soft Cover 
1st edition. 302pp. 8vo. Pictorial glossy wraps. Original red yarn bookmark. 16 color plates & many b/w photo illustrations. Over 1,200 bottles & 2,500 dairies listed alphabetically by county. Bibliography, Price & Grading Guide, and Glossary. Seller's inkstamp on title page o/w Near Fine, i.e. very minimal signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 52.50 USD
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1251 Loudon, Dorothy Ayers. MAJESTIC RECIPES.
Grigsby - Grunow Company [Chicago]. (1931). Soft Cover 
40pp. Tall 8vo. 6'x 9 1/8'. Stiff wraps with illustrated covers. The front cover is dominated by a black panel enclose by a thin white frame with the outer edge in light aqua. The upper 2/3rd of the panel has a large illustration of ice cream (?) in a pink sherbet Glass with snowflakes scattered diagonally across the panel. The lower section of the panel, separated by a white ruling contains the title in light aqua Letters & 'Price . Fifty Cents'. The back cover repeats the format of the front, but is illustrated only the snowflakes and has a light aqua panel in the center. All pages are decorated with illustrations in aqua in the outer margin, the first 7 pages ('Helpful Suggestions for Using the Majestic Refrigerator') have a blank inner margin in light blue, but the recipe pages following give the recipe name in black Letters in the outer margin & list ingredients in black lettering in the inner margin. Margin illustration alternate between food & arctic themes. The inside of the front cover has a b/w photo of the author & inside of the back has a very period photo illustration of a mother & little girl looking inside a Majestic Refrigerator. Index. The back cover has a puncture (3/8' x 1/4'), the edges of both covers & the spine show wear, upper right corner of the front cover & lower left corner of the back are creased, a few edge creases along the spine, & a few small stain spots on the outer margin of both covers. SEE PHOTO. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.00. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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1252 Lourie, Dick. STUMBLING.
The Crossing Press [Trumansburg, NY]. 1973. (1973). 0912278242 First Edition Soft Cover Signed
1st edition, 1st printing. 111pp. 8vo. Glossy wraps with a portrait sketch of the poet. Author's signed presentation on back of front cover. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO. ISBN 0912278242. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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1253 Lover, Samuel. DRAMATIC WORKS [ Section 3 of 'Irish Literature', Selective Writings of Samuel Lover In 10 Volumes, Volume 2].
P. F. Collier & Son. [New York]. No date. Hard Cover 
291pp. 8vo. Dark green cloth with the edge of the front cover blindstamped with a foliage border within which are blindstamped 'Irish Literature' in Old German Letters across the top & a harp just below to the right. The spine is blindstamped with a flower pot at the bottom from which 2 plant stalks emerge, cross each other, & share common foliage extending to the top of the spine. A panel in the foliage contains 'Irish Literature', the volume title, & the author's name in gilt. B/w frontispiece by H. L. Richardson on coated paper. Title page printed in green in coated paper. Text pages printed on laid paper. The Collier's 10 volume set is undoubtedly a reprint of the 10-volume limited edition published by Little, Brown & Co. (1901-1902) under the title 'The Collected Writings of Samuel Lover'. Spine extremes a little worn o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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1254 Lover, Samuel. LEGENDS & STORIES, Part I [ Section 3 of 'Irish Literature', Selective Writings of Samuel Lover In 10 Volumes, Volume 4].
P. F. Collier & Son. No date. Hard Cover Signed
280pp. 8vo. Dark green cloth with the edge of the front cover blindstamped with a foliage border within which are blindstamped 'Irish Literature' in Old German Letters across the top & a harp just below to the right. The spine is blindstamped with a flower pot at the bottom from which 2 plant stalks emerge, cross each other, & share common foliage extending to the top of the spine. A panel in the foliage contains 'Irish Literature', the volume title, & the author's name in gilt. B/w frontispiece (unsigned) on coated paper. Title page printed in green in coated paper. Text pages printed on laid paper. The Collier's 10 volume set is undoubtedly a reprint of the 10-volume limited edition published by Little, Brown & Co. (1901 - 1902) under the title 'The Collected Writings of Samuel Lover'. Spine extremes worn, some scattered wear spots on covers o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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1255 Lover, Samuel. HANDY ANDY, Parts I & II [ Section 3 of 'Irish Literature', Selective Writings of Samuel Lover In 10 Volumes, Volumes 5 & 6].
P. F. Collier & Son. No date. Hard Cover Signed
308 + 300pp. 8vo. Dark green cloth with the edge of the front cover blindstamped with a foliage border within which are blindstamped 'Irish Literature' in Old German Letters across the top & a harp just below to the right. The spine is blindstamped with a flower pot at the bottom from which 2 plant stalks merge, cross each other, & share common foliage extending to the top of the spine. A panel in the foliage contains 'Irish Literature', the volume title, & the author's name in gilt. Each has an unsigned b/w frontispiece on coated paper. Title page printed in green in coated paper. Text pages printed on laid paper. The Collier's 10 volume set is undoubtedly a reprint of the 10-volume limited edition published by Little, Brown & Co. (1901-1902) under the title 'The Collected Writings of Samuel Lover'. Spine extremes on both worn o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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1256 Lover, Samuel. RORY O'MORE, Parts I & II [ Section 3 of 'Irish Literature', Selective Writings of Samuel Lover In 10 Volumes, Volumes 9 & 10].
P. F. Collier & Son. No date. Hard Cover Signed
262 + 267pp. 8vo. Dark green cloth with the edge of the front cover blindstamped with a foliage border within which are blindstamped 'Irish Literature' in Old German Letters across the top & a harp just below to the right. The spine is blindstamped with a flower pot at the bottom from which 2 plant stalks merge, cross each other, & share common foliage extending to the top of the spine. A panel in the foliage contains 'Irish Literature', the volume title, & the author's name in gilt. Each has an unsigned b/w frontispiece on coated paper. Title page printed in green in coated paper. Text pages printed on laid paper. The Collier's 10 volume set is undoubtedly a reprint of the 10-volume limited edition published by Little, Brown & Co. (1901 - 1902) under the title 'The Collected Writings of Samuel Lover'. Spine extremes on both worn, some scattered wear spots on covers o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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1257 Lubbock, Basil. JACK DERRINGER: A TALE OF DEEP WATER.
E. P. Dutton & Co. [New York]. 1906 {March}. (1906). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st American printing. xii, 328pp. 8vo. Olive green cloth. Front cover diestamped with a seagull & the title in slate blue; author diestamped in black. Black-lettered spine. Top edge blue-green, others uncut. This is the rare first novel of only two by Basil Lubbock, the foremost historian of the sailing ship era. Spine a little faded, very light dampstains at the top edge of the back cover, foreedge has several spots of foxing, a previous owner's name in ink on the front pastedown endpaper o/w Very Good, i.e. some signs of careful use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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1258 Lucas, E. V. A WANDERER AMONG PICTURES.
Garden City Publishing Co. [New York]. No date. (1924: Geo. H. Doran). Hard Cover 
289pp. 8vo. Reprint. 289pp. 8vo. Black cloth with the title & author's name blindstamped on the front cover between decorative bands. The spine is gilt-lettered with the title & author's last name between the same bands as the cover except these are gilt-stamped. Uncut pages. Frontispiece & 62 other b/w photo plates on coated paper. Index. Paste action on endpapers & 2 minor spots on cover o/w Fine (no defects). No dustjacket 
Price: 2.00 USD
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1259 Lucas, Robert Irwin. TARENTUM PATTERN GLASS.
Self-published [Tarentum, PA]. 1981. (1981). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 422pp. Tall 8vo. Red cloth with gilt-lettered front cover & spine. No. 291 of a limited edition of an unknow number. History of and illustrations of patterns produced by glass factories located at Tarentum, Pa. including Challinor, Taylor & Co., Richards & Hartley, etc. 19th C. thru early 20th. Profusely illustrated with catalog reprints, photos, etc. Fine (No defects). No Dustjacket. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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1260 Lucas, Tim. THROAT SPROCKETS.
Dell Publishing / Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group [New York]. 1994 [November]. (1994). 0385312903 First Edition Soft Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing of paperback edition. 232pp. sm8vo. Paperback with self-wraps. A Delta Book. A novel of erotic obsession under Dell's Cutting Edge imprint. A faint vertical crease on the spine o/w As New (Pristine). ISBN 0385312903. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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1261 Luker, J. H. [Compiler]. WORLD MATCHBOX LABEL SERIES: Pubs & Hotels - Threes.
Self-published. No place [U.K.]. 1986. Soft Cover 
41pp. 8 1/4' x 11 3/4' stapled sheets with semi-stiff covers. B/w illustrations of matchbox labels from pubs & hotels with 'Three' in their name. Fine (No defects). 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1262 Luzzatto-Bilitz, Oscar. ANTIQUE JADE.
Paul Hamlyn [London]. 1969. (1969). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st printing of English edition. 158pp. sm8vo. Gray cloth with gilt lettering. 71 color plates & all other leaves printed on coated paper. Jade carving in China, Pre-Columbian America & New Zealand. A title in the Cameo Series. As New/ DJ (Fine, i.e. no defects). 
Price: 1.50 USD
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1263 Lyn, Ev. E., Francis Wheeler & Ted Snyder (Music & Words). UNDER THE MOON (YOO-OO-OO-OO).
Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co. [New York]. (1927). Signed
Sheet Music. 5pp. 9 1/4' X 12 1/8'. Color-illustrated self-wrappers in red & shades of blue-gray illustrating a moonlight garden scene with an owl & squirrel on a tree limb (unsigned) & a photo insert of Eddie Harkness & his orchestra. The back cover has an advertisement for 'Nesting Time' whose partially shown cover is illustrated by Albert Barbelle. Piano/Vocal/Guitar. Publisher's No. 1782-4. The back cover has an advertisement for 'Nesting Time' whose partially shown cover is illustrated by Albert Barbelle. The right edge of the front cover has a previous owner's signature rather prominently in ink, light soiling, an 1/8' edge tear, & some edge wear; the back cover has an 1/8' edge tear on the left side, light soiling, tip of the upper left corner missing, creases in the lower left corner o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. Note: Glare and apparent darkening of some sections of the sheet music in the accompanying photo are due to my amateur status as a photographer. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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1264 Lynnlee, J. L. PURRRFECTION: THE CAT.
Schiffer Publishing Ltd. [West Chester, PA]. No date. (1990). 0887402690 Soft Cover 
96pp. 4to. Glossy illustrated wraps. Nearly 200 color photographs. Retail values. Bibliography. A survey of cat images from ancient times through contemporary collectibles as they appear in objects of art created from every imaginable material and for every imaginable purpose. Fine (No defects). ISBN 0887402690. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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1265 Lyon & Healy. LYON & HEALY'S CATALOGUE OF FINE VIOLINS: mdcccciii. Including the very celebrated historical violins which formed the well-known HAWLEY COLLECTION.
Lyon & Healy [Chicago]. 1903. (1903). Hard Cover 
140pp. Oblong 24mo. Dark blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Frontispiece + 20 other color plates on coated paper show 38 violins & 6 bows. This catalog includes a incredible cross-section of the best violins ever made from the 17th thru the early 19th centuries. Among the legendary violins featured, are several original Stradivarius violins & the examples from the other Cremona families such as Amati, Bergonzi, Guarnieri, & Ruggeri. Descriptions & prices of each violin are given & many facsimiles of violin labels are shown. The catalog is comprised of a Preface, 'How You Can Buy', a woodcut of 2 medieval musicians dated 1879, 'The Hawley Collection', 'Important Announcement' (concerning the Hawley Collection), 'Catalogue of the Lyon & Healey Collection of Rare Old Violins, 1903 - 1904', 'Strings', 'Restoration of Old Violins', 'Technical and Other Violin Works', 'A New Departure in New Violins', 'Violins for Beginners, Pupils and Orchestra Playing' & 'Practical Hints on the Care of Violins'. The final page contains 'The Poor Fiddler's Ode to His Old Fiddle' printed within the shape of a violin. Contents are Fine, i.e. no defects. Covers moderately stained with some edge wear, spine extremes rubbed, lower left corner of the back cover heavily bumped & little bump on the right edge of the front cover, some wear to gilt on the spine o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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1266 Lyons, David. FORMS AND LIMITS OF UTILITARIANISM.
Oxford at the Clarendon Press [London]. 1965. (1965). 0198241976 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 225pp. 8vo. Dark blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Evidence of an erased name in the upper right corner of the front free endpaper o/w Near Fine, i.e. minimal signs of careful use with no significant defects/ DJ (Spine heavily darkened with some light tanning around the edges of the panels; scar from removal of a small price sticker on the front panel o/w Near Fine. IBSN 0198241976. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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1267 Macbeth-Evans Glass Co., Pittsburgh, PA. AMERICAN SWEETHEART MONAX PEPPER SHAKER.
Mid 1930s. 
Original lid with a few small dents. Shaker is Fine (No defects). 
Price: 190.00 USD
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1268 Maccoby, Hyam. PAUL AND HELLENISM.
SCM Press [London]/ Trinity Press International [Philadelphia]. 1991. (1991). 0334024854 First Edition Soft Cover 
1st edition. 222pp. 8vo. Glossy wraps. Bibliography. General Index & Index of Quotations. Near Fine, i.e. very minimal signs of careful use with no significant defects. ISBN 0334024854. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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1269 MacDonald, John D. THE GREEN RIPPER.
J. B. Lippincott [Philadelphia & New York]. (1979). Book Club edition. Hard Cover 
221pp. 8vo. 1/4 gray cloth over green boards. Gilt-lettered spine. As New/ DJ (1/4' edge tear & a very minor scuff on cover o/w Fine, i.e. No defects). 
Price: 3.00 USD
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1270 MacFadden, Bernarr. PREPARING FOR MOTHERHOOD: A Guide for the Expectant Mother to Her Care & Training.
MacFadden Publications, Inc. [New York]. 1926. (1923). Hard Cover 
269pp. sm8vo. Gilt-lettered blue cloth with the author's facsimile signature in gilt at the bottom of the front cover; the title is lettered in gilt within an ornate cartouche at the top. Gilt-lettered spine. All leaves are glossy. B/w frontispiece of the author, his wife & 7 children. 46 b/w photo illustrations showing exercises, etc. Faint tanning on endpapers o/w Fine (no defects)/ DJ (Spine faded with some wear, top edge of spine heavily worn with 3/8' tear on the right side, 3/8' tear on the bottom edge of the right side of the spine, 1/4' edge tear on bottom of back, top edges of front & back faintly faded with some wear o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects). 
Price: 17.50 USD
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1271 Maclachlan, Susanne (Suzie). A COLLECTORS' HANDBOOK FOR GRAPE NUTS.
Self-published [Highland, CA]. No date. (1971). Soft Cover 
133pp. 8vo. Plastic comb-bound silver-colored wraps illustrated in purple. B/w photo plates on coated paper. A handbook for collectors of Vintage (1847 Rogers Bros.), Moselle (American Silver Co.), & 28 other silverplate grape patterns. Sections on Old Catalog Rarities, Odd Pattern Pieces, Restoration & Reblading Parts, Hollow Ware, etc. This is a READING COPY: The front cover has creases across the lower & upper right corners & creases along the spine. Crease across the lower left corner of the upper back cover. Coffee (?) stains on about 60% on the inside of the front cover, about 30% on the titlepage leaf, about 20% on the Index leaf. Stains also along the bottom of the Preface extending & diminishing through page 12, a few small spots on the bottom of page 13 extending & diminishing through page 23, small spots at the top of page 79 through 107 & page 118 through the back cover. SEE SCAN of the worse stained pages. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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1272 MacLachlan, Susanne (Suzie). A COLLECTORS' HANDBOOK FOR GRAPE NUTS.
Self-published [Highland, CA]. No date. (1971). Soft Cover 
133pp. 8vo. Plastic comb-bound silver-colored wraps illustrated in black. B/w photo plates on coated paper. A handbook for collectors of Vintage (1847 Rogers Bros.), Moselle (American Silver Co.), & 28 other silverplate grape patterns. Sections on Old Catalog Rarities, Odd Pattern Pieces, Restoration & Reblading Parts, Hollow Ware, etc. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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1273 MacSwiggan, Amelia E. FAIRY LAMPS: EVENING'S GLOW OF YESTERYEAR.
Fountainhead Publishers [New York]. 1962. (1962). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st printing. 170pp. Tall 8vo. 1/4 greenish-gray cloth over dark blue boards with greenish-gray & red spattering. Publisher's logo on the front cover in gilt. Spine gilt-lettered. Pink endpapers. 38 illustrations including 20 b/w photo plates on glossy paper. Indexed. Introduction by Marjorie M. Smith. Price guide. Fine (no defects)/ DJ (Spine a little faded, minor edge wear & creasing along the upper edges of the front & back with a 1/8' edge tear on the front, price clipped o/w Fine in a Mylar jacket). 
Price: 3.00 USD
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1274 Madigan, Mary Jean. STEUBEN GLASS: An American Tradition In Crystal.
Harry N. Abrams [New York]. 1982. (1982). 0810916428 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st printing. 320pp. 4to. Grey cloth with silver lettering. 2, 320 illustrations including 61 full-color plates, 1, 150 line drawings & b/w photo plates. Bibliography and index. The history & manufacture of Steuben Glass providing a complete identification guide to all Steuben pieces made since 1933. A very faint band of fading along the top edge of the covers o/w Fine (no defects)/ DJ (Fine). NOTE: Extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping. ISBN 0810916428. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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1275 Mahon, Michael P. Rev. IRELAND'S FAIRY LORE.
Thomas J. Flynn & Co. [Boston, MA]. 1919. (1919). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 219pp. sm8vo. Brown cloth with gilt-lettered front cover & spine. Top edge gilt, others uncut. B/w frontispiece photo portrait of Michael P. Mahon on coated paper. A collection of the author's papers on 'Ancient Irish Paganism' drawn from many sources including ancient Gaelic literature, which covers the whole mythological system of ancient Ireland. A 1/2' scrape line on the front cover, lightly bumped corners o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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1276 Mahy, Margaret. MEMORY.
Margaret K. McElderry Books/ Macmillan [New York]. 1987. 0689504462 First Edition Soft Cover 
Uncorrected Advance Proof of 1st American edition. 277pp. 8vo. Red wraps with black print. 'Uncorrected Proof' printed at top of cover, & 'Uncorrected advance proof..' in a notice at the bottom. Bound-in Business Reply postcard addressed to the publisher. A story for young adults about a 19 year old boy who suffers from guilt & imperfect memory regarding the accidental death of his older sister. On the 5th anniversary of her death, he begins a search for the only witness to the accident. Fine (No defects). No dustjacket. ISBN 0689504462. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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1277 Maker unknown. MILK GLASS RIBBED BASE SALT SHAKER.
C. 1900. 
Mould blown. 3 h. Maker unknown. C. 1900. Pewter lid with center nipple. Shown only in Peterson, 36(U). One rib has a very tiny chip on the bottom o/w Fine (No defects). 
Price: 7.50 USD
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1278 Mankowitz, Wolf. WEDGWOOD.
Spring Books [London]. 1966. (1953). Hard Cover 
284pp. 4to. Blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine. 8 color plates & 116 monochrome illustrations. Index, bibliography & glossary. Top & bottom edges of the covers a little sunfaded o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects/ DJ (Top edge of the front panel has 3/4' tear, top edge of the back panel has 3 small tears & some edge creases, spine extremes chipped o/w Very Good in a plastic jacket). SEE PHOTO. NOTE: Extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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1279 Manley, C. C. (Photography by Ted & Vi Lagerberg). COLLECTIBLE GLASS BOOK 4: BRITISH Glass.
Theodore C. & Viola V. Lagerberg [New Port Richey, FL]. No date. (1968) Soft Cover 
Unpaginated [38pp]. Oblong 8vo. Glossy pictorial wraps with green plastic comb binding. 18 color plates with opposing text. 361 pieces of British Victorian art Glass from the Manley Collection are shown & described by Mr. Manley. Previous owner's name on the inside of the front cover, small edge bruise on the bottom of the front cover o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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1280 Mann, Thomas. DOCTOR FAUSTUS: The Life of the German Composer Adrian Leverkuhn.
Alfred A. Knopf [New York]. (1948). Book Club edition. Hard Cover 
510pp. 8vo. Black cloth with the front cover blindstamped with the title & the author's initials in ornate script. Spine gilt-lettered with a decorative device in gilt. Uncut pages. Author's note, Bibliography of Mann's principle works & Colophon are unpaginated. Translated from the German by H. T. Lowe-Porter. Corners bumped o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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1281 Mantegazza, Paolo. ANTHROPOLOGICAL STUDIES OF SEXUAL RELATIONS OF MANKIND.
Falstaff Press (Anthropological Press) [New York]. 1932. (1932). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st American edition. 258pp. Tall 8vo. Beige cloth with cover & spine stamped in pure gold leaf. Cover features a small cameo Art Deco design of a couple. Uncut pages. Registered as B-786 (handwritten in red ink) of a limited edition of 1500. Printed on handmade (laid), untrimmed paper. Translated by James Bruce. Near Fine, i.e. very minor signs of use with no significant defects. No dustjacket as issued. NOTE: Extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1282 Manzoni, Alessandro. I PROMESSI SPOSI (The Betrothed). The Harvard Classics. Volume 21.
P. F. Collier & Son [New York, NY]. No date. (1909). Hard Cover 
668pp. sm8vo. Maroon (Harvard crimson) cloth with giltstamped Harvard Seal on front board. The spine cover is giltstamped with 'HARVARD CLASSICS/ THE FIVE FOOT SHELF OF Books, ' the title, literary category, volume number, publisher, 2 Harvard Classic monograms, & rulings. Plain endpapers. Sepia frontispiece and title leaf on coated paper. Introductory Note. Edited by Charles W. Eliot. Spine slightly faded with some wear, top edge dusty, endpapers slightly tanned o/w Very Good, i.e signs of careful used with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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1283 Margaret, Queen of Navarre. HEPTAMERON OF MARGARET, QUEEN OF NAVARRE. Translated from the French. With a memoir of the author by Walter K. Kelly.
Published For The Trade' [London]. No date. Hard Cover 
428pp. [xliv, 183pp. + 245pp.]. 2 Volumes in 1. sm8vo. Brick red cloth with an applied paper label on the spine bearing the title, the author, & descriptive information (including 'Price, Ten Shillings and . [missing, but should be 'Sixpence]) in red & black lettering. Uncut pages. Frontispiece of the author & 27 other b/w plates on coated paper illustrated by Leopold Flameng & others. Translated by Walter K. Kelly from 'L'Heptameron des Nouvelles de tres haute et tres illustre Princesse Marguerite D'Angouleme, Reine de Navarre.' ( Nouvelle edition, publiee sur les manuscrits par la Societe des Bibliophiles Francais. A Paris, 1853. 3 vols.). This edition has, among others, the following footnotes: [Page 240] * This novel has been imitated by No‰l du Fail de la H‚rissaye in his Contes d'Eutrapel, ch. v. [Page 244]* This novel is wanting in the first edition of the Heptameron. [Page 245] * 'Here end the tales and novels of the late Queen of Navarre, which is all that can be recovered of them.'-Edition of 1559, by Gruget.The author (1492 - 1549) was the consort of Henry II, King of Nararre and the sister of Francis I. Edges worn, a dampstained section in the upper left corner of the front cover (a triangle with a 1 1/4' side along the top edge & the other side 7/8' down along the spine edge), & another in the upper right corner of the back (a triangle with a 1 1/2' side along the top edge & the other 1 1/2' down along the spine edge) - see scan; 1/2' wide x 1' high section missing in the lower right corner of the spine label; textblock tanned; & covers lightly soiled o/w Very Good, i.e. shows careful use with no significant defects. SEE SCAN. 
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1284 Mariana [Marian Foster Curtiss]. MISS FLORA MCFLIMSEY'S MAY DAY.
Lothrop, Lee & Shephard [New York]. 1987. (1969). 0688045464 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st printing of reissue. Unpaginated. Tall, square 12mo. Illustrated vinyl over boards. Publisher's Library Edition binding, but not ex-library. Color illustrations by the author recreated by Caroline Walton Howe. Jacket illustration by Eric Bjork. Corner tips show a tiny spot of rubbing, some streaks of discoloration along the front & back spine gutters due to binder's glue (see photo) o/w Fine (No defects)/ DJ (Fine with unclipped price). See photo. ISBN 0688045464. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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1285 Marion, Frieda & Norma Werner. THE COLLECTOR'S ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HALF-DOLLS.
Collector Books [Paducah, KY]. 1979. (1979). 0891450823 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 608pp. 4to. Brown cloth with gilt print. Separate 1979 PRICE GUIDE. Fine (no defects)/ DJ (Top edge of the back has 1 1/4' & 3/16' tears, bottom edge of the back has a 3/16' tear, bottom edge of the front has a 1' crease o/w Fine). NOTE: Extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping. ISBN 0891450823. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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1286 Marion, Frieda & Norma Werner. DRESSER DOLLS AND OTHER CHINA FIGURALS.
Collector Books [Paducah, KY]. (1983). 0891452230 Soft Cover 
128pp. 8vo. Illustrated glossy wraps. As New (Pristine). ISBN 0891452230. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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1287 Mark, H. & Raff, R. HIGH POLYMERIC REACTIONS: Their Theory And Practice.
Interscience Publishers, Inc. [New York]. 1941. (1941). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 476pp. Tall 8vo. Blue cloth with title & authors' names in black within a gray-blue panel on the front cover. Illustrated with 49 figures & 54 tables. Indexed by author & subject. This is Volume 3 in Interscience's High Polymers Series. Very Good, i.e. shows careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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1288 Marsh, Ngaio. LIGHT THICKENS.
Little, Brown & Co. [Boston]. (1982). Book Club edition. Hard Cover 
181pp. 8vo. Red boards with black-lettered spine. As New (Pristine)/ DJ (Hints of wear at spine extremes, corners & along the front top edge o/w As New). 
Price: 2.00 USD
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1289 Marshall, Anne. COOKING WITH CONDENSED SOUPS.
Campbell Soup Company [Camden, NJ]. No date. {Circa 1950}. Soft Cover 
2nd edition. 48pp. 8vo. 6' x 8 3/4'. Glossy wraps with the front cover illustrated with a color photo of a cake, pot of soup & a meatloaf on a tray; title in red & author names & title in black in a white panel in the middle. Back cover shows a photo of two additional prepared dishes & a double row of Campbell Soup cans behind a hand hold a tomato soup can. 11 color illustrations of the Campbell Soup Kids & 10 full-page color photos of prepared dishes. Index. 3 very light edge creases along the spine & a crease across the tip of the lower corner of the front cover o/w Fine (no defects). SEE PHOTO. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.00. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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1290 Martin, George. VERDI: HIS MUSIC, LIFE AND TIMES.
Dodd, Mead & Co. [New York]. 1963. (1963). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st printing of the American edition. 633pp. Tall 8vo. Red cloth with Verdi's facsimile signature in dark red on the front cover. The top of the spine bears the author's name in gilt within a gilt-ruled, dark red panel with 2 gilt rulings above & one below. A similar panel at the bottom carries the publisher's name. The center of the spine has a gilt-ruled, dark red panel with the title lettered in gilt. Top edge red. 16 b/w photo plates on glossy paper with 21 illustrations, 8 plates on non-glossy paper with 13 Delfico cartoons, & numerous text drawings by Everett Raymond Kinstler. 9 maps. Facsimiles of Verdi's Letters & musical scores, etc. Bibliography & index. Fine (no defects)/ DJ ( 1 3/4' tear starting at the top edge of the spine & extending down diagonally into the front, a 3/4' edge tear on the top of the front, 3/4' tear on the right spine edge, light wear to spine extremes o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects with unclipped price). NOTE: Extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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1291 Martin, Gerard E. STANDARDS MUST EQUAL THE BEST: A Two-Hundred Year History of the Harrisburg Academy 1784-1984.
The Harrisburg Academy [Wormleysburg, PA]. 1984 (T1984: The Harrisburg Academy). Hard Cover 
61pp. + Appendices. 8vo. Dark blue cloth with gilt-lettered front cover & spine. School seal in gilt on front cover. Illustrated with 3 b/w photos & 5 sketches. Appendix A: The Harrisburg Academy Act of Incorporation April 4, 1809. Appendix B: Chronological list of Headmasters. Fine (No defects). 
Price: 17.50 USD
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1292 Martin, Jim and Bette Cooper. MONMOUTH-WESTERN STONEWARE.
Wallace-Homestead Book Co. [Des Moines, IA]. 1998. (1983). 0870693727 Soft Cover 
3rd printing. 151pp. 4to. Pictorial glossy wraps. Well-illustrated with b/w photos, 6 color photo plates, & reproductions of catalog pages. 1998 REVISED PRICE GUIDE laid-in. A history of stoneware production at Monmouth, IL covering all the predecessors of the Western Stoneware Co. with special attention to the Monmouth and Weir Pottery companies, and on Weir's and Western's Old Sleepy Eye line. Fine (no defects). ISBN 0870693727. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1293 Marvin, Abijah P. HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF LANCASTER, MASSACHUSETTS: From the First Settlement to the Present Time, 1643-1879.
Higginson Book Company [Salem, MA]. No date [1989]. (None). Hard Cover 
Facsimile reprint. 798pp. Dark blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Spine title: History of Lancaster, Mass 1879. Frontispiece & 12 additional illustrations & maps, and index, as contained in the original. Textblock has some light, scattered smudges o/w Fine (No defects). 
Price: 95.00 USD
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1294 Mascarelli, Gloria & Robert. WARMAN'S ORIENTAL ANTIQUES.
Wallace-Homestead [Radnor, PA]. 1992. (1992). 0870695738 First Edition Soft Cover 
1st printing. 385pp. 8vo. Illustrated wraps. Near Fine, i.e. very minimal signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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1295 Maskell, Alfred. WOOD SCULPTURE.
G. P. Putnam's Sons [New York]/ Methuen & Co. Ltd.[London]. 1911. (1911). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. xxxii, 426pp. Tall 8vo. Green cloth with ornate gilt decoration on front cover & spine. Uncut pages. Laid paper. Frontispiece + 59 other b/w plates on coated paper with tissue guards. A title in 'The Connoisseur's Library'. Bibliography & index. Back cover shows light wear & a 1/4' band of light discoloration across the top (SEE PHOTO) o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant detects. See photo. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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1296 Mason, F. Van Wyck. HARPOON IN EDEN.
Doubleday & Co. [New York]. 1969. (1969). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing. 430pp. Tall 8vo. 1/4 gray cloth & light. blue cloth. Spine lettered in gray within a panel of blue darker than the blue on the covers. ORIGINAL BOOKMARK (black on red paper, 9 1/4' x 3 1/4') with the title & author's name along with illustrations with themes related to the book on one side, & translations of key Maori words used in the novel (As New). A novel of Nantucket's early 19th C. whaling days in New Zealand & the South Pacific. Very faint paste action in the gutters of both endpapers o/w Fine (no defects)/ DJ (bottom edge of the spine has wear & some creasing; tip of the upper right corner of the front is worn; a dampstain extends down the inside fold of the back flap, but has no affect on the exterior of the fold or back cover o/w Fine with unclipped price). 
Price: 3.00 USD
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1297 Mason, Mary. DELICIOUS QUICK DESSERTS.
The Junket Folks [Little Falls, NY]. No date. (1929). Soft Cover 
24pp. sm8vo. 5' x 7 1/4'. Beige wraps with blue lettering & full-color illustrations. Front cover has an illustration within a panel of a table top with a lace table cloth on which rest a dessert in a sherbet on a plate, a stemmed tumbler & a spoon; a floral bouquet is in the background; the title is below. The back cover has a smaller panel with a illustration of bottle of milk in the foreground & a pasture scene with cows in the background; a box of Junket & a box of Junket Tablets are in front on the panel; 'Junket and Milk Partners in Health' below. 10 large color illustrations (one is a double-page) including 9 of prepared recipes & one with two children eating. Many b/w cuts. Index. Some faint creases on the spine side of the covers o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $1.75. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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1298 Matheis, Betty. THE SCOWLY-GROWLY TIGER.
Allied Publications, Inc. [Fort Lauderdale, FL]. No date. (1963). Hard Cover 
Unpaginated. Extra tall 8vo. Glossy illustrated boards. Illustrations in orange, gray & black by Mary Richards Gibson. 'a margaret harold publication'. No dustjacket. Fine (No defects). 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1299 Matter, Darryl E. & Roxana Marie. COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO TOY SEWING MACHINES.
Golden Era Publications [Lima, OH]. No date. (1991). 0926110020 Soft Cover 
44pp. 8vo. Stapled glossy wraps. Photo-illustrated in b/w. Undated Price Guide laid-in. Fine (No defects). ISBN 0926110020. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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1300 Matthews, Mary Lou. AMERICAN KITCHEN AND COUNTRY COLLECTIBLES: Identification and Price Guide.
L-W Promotions [Gas City, IN]. No date. (1984). 0891452745 Soft Cover 
140pp. Tall 8vo. Glossy pictorial wraps. Fine (No defects). 
Price: 5.00 USD
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