Armada Days  N.S. Shaler  Houghton Mifflin  Hardcover  Poor  $26.00
 1903. Elizabeth of England III. "A Dramatic Romance in Five Parts" Written by a Professor of Geology at Harvard. Cover is battered but still holding on. Pages very yellowed and fragile. Owner inscriptions in front.
   Crossing the Quicksands  Samuel Woodworth Cozzens  Lee and Shepard  Hardcover  Good  $25.00
 1877 - no other dates given. Scarce. Part of the Young Trail Hunters' Series. "Veritable Adventures of Hal and Ned Upon the Pacific Slope." 317 pages. Blind stamped black on yellowish brown cover. Cover is frayed and soiled but illustration is still quite bright. Owner names inside - pages appear clean. Starting to separate.
   Der Munsch Einer Verstorbenen  Emile Zola  Gustav Grimm's  Hardcover  Good  $246.00
 Circa 1889. Published in Budapest. Scarce and collectible (at present no other online listings). Nicely illustrated cover with gilt title. 136 pages. Bumped corners, some wear.
   Extricating Obadiah  Joseph C Lincoln  A L Burt Company  Hardcover  Good  $12.50
 1927. Red cloth covers with black lettering on front and spine. No dust jacket. Minor wear at edges. X-lib copy but with very few property marks. Inside, pages are clean, frontispiece is in good stead, binding fine. Nice readers copy of a popular author.
   Fair Harbor  Joseph Lincoln  D Appleton and Co  Hardcover  Good  $10.00
 1922. Red cloth covers are faded to tan on spine and worn on edges. Front cover remains more colorful and crisp. Inside endpage has owner name with "December 25, 1922" in a neat script. All else is clean and sturdy on this novel by a collectible American fiction author.
   Fifty Two Pickup  Elmore Leonard  Dell  Paperback  Good  $16.50
 1975. First Dell Printing. Collectible. Pages somewhat yellowed and spotted.
   Finest Hours  Michael Tougias  Scribner  Hardcover  Very Good  $80.00
 First Edition - Signed. Scarce. Corners bumped - one a little bent. DJ in protective cover. Pages clean.
   Forest Lovers  Maurice Hewlett  Macmillan    Very Good  $12.00
 1906. Deep green cloth covers with vivid gold lettering on front and spine. Worn to fraying on upper spine edge, but otherwise in near fine condition and only minor edgewear. Inside is clean and neat save only an undersized, corner bookplate with nifty Roman graphics. With a title like this, who can resist the romance of it's suggestion.
   Fortitude  Hugh Walpole  Grosset and Dunlap  Hardcover  Very Good  $12.00
 1913. "being the true and faithful account of the education of an adventurer'. Front endpage missing. Gentle rubbing on edges, esp along spine of this nice burgandy clothbound book. Gilt lettering accented with green on spine and front. Inside, pages clean, binding strong, a nice sturdy copy. Classic fiction.
   Galusha the Magnificent  Joseph C Lincoln  D Appleton and Co  Hardcover  Very Good  $30.00
 1st edition. Red cloth with black lettering on front and spine. No edgewear to speak of. Color dust jacket is very attractive, colorful with minor scuffing and tiny tears on edges. Binding is good and sturdy, pages clean and all good.
   God Save the Mark  Donald Westlake  Random House  Hardcover  Good  $15.00
 1967. Nice tight copy - clean pages. DJ has a piece missing at top of spine, clipped flap, some darkening.
   Golden West Boys Injun & Whitey  William S. Hart  Houghton Mifflin    Poor  $0.00
 1921. The Golden West Boys Injun & Whitey Strike out for Themselves. Cover is worn & spotted, spine is breaking and pages starting to come out. Pages yellowed, some with pencil marks.
   Grub  Elise Blackwell  The Toby Press    Near Fine  $20.00
 First Edition. "Re-telling of New Grub Street - George Gissing's classic satire of the Victorian literary marketplace - Grub chronicles the triumphs & humiliations of a group of young novelists living in and around New York City." Like new condition.
   Hunting of the Snark  Lewis Carroll  Macmillan  Hardcover  Good  $21.50
 1924. "An Agony in Eight Fits." With 9 illustrations by Henry Holiday. Smalll volume with 83 pages. Enpages yellowed, cover a little sun faded. No DJ.
   I Hear America Swinging  Peter De Vries  Little Brown  Hardcover  Very Good  $9.00
 1976. Stated First Edition. Inside is crisp and clean. DJ has some soil.
   If This Be My Harvest  Lee Atkins  Crown  Hardcover  Fair  $6.75
 1st edition of this pioneer romance story. Serena is beautiful and eager and full of vigor and Amiel is driven crazy by her. All passion and chaos is suggested. Book is in good condition, light blue cloth over boards with marginal wear on edges and corners. Dust jacket is in rough shape having been ripped and repaired with tape in a haphazard way. Now in protective cover.
   Incarnation of Krishna Mulvaney  Rudyard Kipling  Doubleday and McClure Co.  Hardcover  Fair  $16.00
 1899. A sweet little volume. Pages clean except for owner inscription in front. Cover is a little worn and torn.
   Last Buffalo Hunter  Jake Mosher  David R. Godine  Hardcover  Pub Overstock  $10.00
 2001 First Edition Originally at $24.95 now $10. "Set in the Big Sky country of Montana, starring a sensitive boy, his rambunctious, profane and unpredictable grandfather, and a cast of Western characters that includes unreformed Indians, hucksters, dudes, and drunks, this sprawling exuberant page-turner of a novel marks the debut of Jake Mosher, who writes about the West, its history, its people, and its scenery with the skill and assurance of a born storyteller, the finesse of a born raconteur." I was interested in the fact that the author grew up in Northern Vermont before he moved West.
   Led Horse Claim  Mary Hallock Foote  Houghton Mifflin Riverside  Hardcover  Good  $69.50
 1883. A realistic story of the silver boom (Colorado) and the rough life in the mining camps. Foote's first and most celebrated novel. Ex-library. Cover is worn and soiled. Some spotting inside.
   Look Homeward, Angel  Thomas Wolfe  Charles Scribners Sons  Hardcover  Fair  $8.00
 1929 - Old Modern Library edition. "A Story of a Buried Life." Grey cover with gold text on dark green background on spine, Modern Library logo on front. No DJ. Cover is faded, spotting on endpapers, pages somewhat yellowed but free from marks.
   Lorna Doone  R.D. Blackmore  Burrows Brothers  Hardcover  Good  $48.00
 1890. Embossed edition. Lovely gilt edges. 703 pages. Cover is nice but it does have wear and tear - spine is starting to break.
   Lotus Blossom  George Lancin  Lee Furman  Hardcover  Good  $5.00
 A fictional account of the late Empress Dowager of China. Published in 1939, this book is in good condition. Orange cloth over boards, though the spine is painted black and accentuated with a lovely illustration of a pillar with ivy. Very interesting volume. Owner name on inside front cover.
   Make Way for Lucia  E.F. Benson  Thomas Y. Crowell Co.  Hardcover  Very Good  $24.00
 1977. "The complete Lucia, including Queen Lucia, Lucia in London, Miss Mapp, The Male Impersonator, Mapp & Lucia, The Worshipful Lucia, and Trouble for Lucia." "Gently satirical (and generally hilarious) 1930's novels about small-town English life." Cover is somewhat soiled, corners bumped, stain on front endpaper. Inside free of marks. DJ price clipped, some wear around edges, now in protective cover.
   Man Without a Country  Edward Everett Hale  Little Brown  Paperback  Fair  $8.50
 1917. Companion Edition. Small 42 page paperback. Cover and some pages creased. Spine cover is falling apart but binding is holding.
   Martin Eden  Jack London  Review of Reviews Co.  Hardcover  Very Good  $14.90
 1917 Cover is blue, black & gold on spine. This book is in nice shape, one small chip on spine. Par of the "Works of Jack London" series. Very crisp, tight, neatly preserved copy. Free from any interior marks. Pages clean. Tells the story of a young sailor who tries to become a writer.
   Mary Ware's Promised Land  Annie Fellows Johnston  Page Company  Hardcover  Good  $14.00
 1919. 8th Impression. From the Little Colonel Series. Illustrated by John Goss. Colored illustration on the front is still very clear & bright. Spine & back cover are a little soiled. Bookplate inside is blank. A few pages have small folds at corners.
   Northern Borders  Howard Frank Mosher  Doubleday  Hardcover  Near Fine  $36.00
 1994. First Edition. 2nd Printing. Signed by Author. Clean and crisp. DJ in protective cover.
   Old Herbaceous  Reginald Arkell  Harcourt Brace & Co.  Hardcover  Good  $8.00
 1951. Mustard over green cover with orange flowered plants on front and back. Cover has soil, no DJ. Bottom corners are badly bumped. Owner inscription on half title page - other pages appear clean.
   Palm-of-the-Hand Stories  Yasunari Kawabata  North  Paperback  Very Good  $6.00
 1988. Short Stories. Translated from the Japanese by Lane Dunlop & J. Martin Holman. 238 pages. Cover is slightly scuffed. Inside is clean.
   Partners of the Tide  Joseph C Lincoln  A L Burt  Hardcover  Very Good  $15.00
 1905. A L BURT New York. Decorated, pictorial red cloth remains vivid. Moderate edgewear at corners and spine. No dust jacket. Frontispiece and illustrations at chapter headings. Very pretty book, a story of the sea, by the once popular storyteller, Joseph C Lincoln. Inside, front endpage has very faint marks from a removed bookplate. All else inside is clean, unmarked with book sturdy and square. Nice copy for being approx 100 years old!
   Perspectives on People  Gottfried Keller  Banner Books  Hardcover  Very Good  $12.50
 1977. 'Persepectives on People: Five Stories by Gottfried Keller" translated by Lawrence Washington. Stated First Edition. Book free of owner marks. DJ has some soil & spots.
   Portrait of a Man Unkown  Nathalie Sarraute  George Braziller Inc.  Hardcover  Very Good  $20.00
 1958. Assumed First Edition. Preface by Jean-Paul Sartre. Translated by Maria Jolas. Pages clean - browning on outside tops. DJ has some browning and is worn and torn around edges.
   Postmaster  Joseph C Lincoln  A L Burt  Hardcover  Good  $16.00
 1912. Red cloth with white lettering on front and spine. Pictorial plate illustrating a seasoned postmaster with mail and pen on ear. Some edgewear and owner name and date "Xmas 1920" in neat script on inside endpage. Title page is slightly loose. Frontispiece illustration. American fiction writer Joseph Lincoln has a number of popular collectible works including this one.
   Queer Judson  Joseph C Lincoln  D Appleton and Co  Hardcover  Fair  $10.00
 1925. Collectible American fiction writer. Light brown cloth with gilt front. Faded and worn on spine. Moderate wear on corners. Slightly cocked. Inside book is clean and free from previous owner marks.
   Rugged Water  Jospeh Lincoln  D Appleton and Co  Hardcover  Fair  $12.50
 1924. Another novel by the prolific early twentieth century American fiction writer, Joseph Lincoln. Deep green cloth with embossed lettering against gilt gold panel. Gold is worn away on spine and book has general edgewear on all corners. Inside, front endpage is missing and hinge there is slightly revealed. Book is slightly cocked. Otherwise, pages are all clean, unmarked, and book is a sturdy reading copy.
   Sea Wolf  Jack London  Readers Digest  Hardcover  Mint  $8.00
 A nice clothboard edition of London's classic sea adventure.
   Servants of the Map  Andrea Barrett  Norton  Hardcover  Pub Overstock  $4.98
 2002. Originally at $24.95 now only $4.98. "Ranging across two centuries, and from the western Himalaya to an Adirondack village, these wonderfully imagined stories and novellas travel the territories of yearning and awakening, of loss and unexpected discovery. Servants of the Map, the title story, was selected for Best American Short Stories 2001 and Prize Stories: The O'Henry Awards 2001."
   Shrewsbury  Stanley J Weyman  Longmans  Hardcover  Very Good  $14.00
 1898. New York. Very nice tan cloth with vivd black, gold and burgandy illustration on cover. Minor edgewear at corners and spine. No dust jacket. Inside gift inscription written in pencil and dated 1904 front endpage. Small ' 25 cents' mark in upper inside corner. Pages are clean and unmarked with frontispiece and 24 more lovely, quaint line drawing illustrations throughout. Binding sturdy and overall book is quite strong despite over 100 years since publication.
   Snowshoe Trail  Edison Marshall  A.L. Burt Co.  Hardcover  Fair  $7.50
 1931. Dark olive green pictorial cover with gold text & black for illustration. Cover is worn, has white spot on front, more on back and a small red stain.Binding starting to break - some pages starting to come out. Torn page, some pencil marks & a few erasures.
   Soldiers Three  Rudyard Kipling  Desmond Pub co  Hardcover  Good  $20.00
 Copyright 1899 - no other listings. Frontispiece and 3 illustrations by L.J. Bridgman. Gilt on top edge of pages an illustration on spine. Clean except for inscription in front. Somewhat frayed around edges. No jacket.
   Solitary Horseman  Emilie Loring  Grosset and Dunlap  Hardcover  Fair  $4.00
 1927. Light blue cloth, darkened on spine and foxing on edges. Inside is unmarked and relatively clean.
   Stranger in the Kingdom  Howard Frank Mosher  Doubleday  Hardcover  Very Good  $64.00
 1989. Stated First Edition. Signed by the author. Front endpage has a small sort of scored line down the full length of page. All else inside in nice shape. Corners are a little worn. Closed page edges a little spotty. DJ in protective cover.
   Ticket for a Seamstitch  Mark Harris  Knopf  Hardcover  Good  $15.00
 1957. Stated First Edition. Novel by the author of 'Bang the Drum Slowly.' Cover is bright teal and yellow - just a little wear at corner points and spine ends. Clean pages. DJ has some wear & fraying at edges, some darkening & soil - now in protective cover.
   Two Little Women  Carolyn Wells  Grosset & Dunlap  Hardcover  Good  $12.90
 1915. One illustration, decorative endpapers. Bright yellow cover with blue text. Cover is a little dirty and has age yellowing on spine. One corner slightly crumpled. Long penned inscription. Pages are a little yellowed but intact.
   Unquenchable Fire  Joan Sutherland  Grosset Dunlap  Hardcover  Very Good  $18.50
 1926. Scarce. Textured steel blue cloth with vivid tan lettering on front and spine. Tiny 1/4" chip on lower front spine edge. Slight wear and fading on edges. No dust jacket. Inside has owner name in small neat script. All else very good, sturdy and unmarked on this collectible fiction volume.
   Unto a Good Land  Vilhelm Moberg  Simon and Schuster  Hardcover  Very Good  $4.75
 1954. Second printing. Blue hardcover with silver train, black cloth along spine. No dust jacket. Owner name in neat script on inside endpage. Translated from the Swedish by Gustaf Lannestock. Frontier story.
   Wanderers Eastward, Wanderers West   Kathleen Winsor      Mint  $5.00
 hc, 1965. No dj Well-bound book of fiction, typical westward movement novel.
   When She Came Home From College  Marion Kent Hurd  Houghton Mifflin  Hardcover  Good  $26.50
 1909. Marion Kent Hurd & Jean Bingham Wilson with Illustrations by George Gibbs. Owner inscription in front. Some spotting on pages. Cover is quite soiled .
   Wild Palms  William Faulkner  Modern Library  Hardcover  Very Good  $60.00
 1984. Scarce Modern Library 1st Edition. Woodcut on jacket by Stephen Alcorn. A few of the first pages have a light fold mark. Inside flap of front DJ is clipped. Very small water mark on back of DJ.
   Winds of Morning  H L Davis  Morrow  Hardcover  Good  $8.50
 A master storyteller of the 1950's gives us this novel set in Middle Columbus River country of the Northwest. Book is in excellent condition, 1st edition, with dust jacket having mild wear around the edges. Protective cover.
   Woman-Haters  Joseph Lincoln  A L Burt  Hardcover  Good  $10.00
 1911. "A Yarn of Eastborough twin-lights". Mustard yellow cloth over boards with black lettering and pasted illustration of an old sea captain on front. Book has moderate edgewear at corners and spine. Inside endpage has owner name in small, neat script. B&W frontispiece illustration. A clean and sturdy copy.


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