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Fiesta Colt

By: Farwell, Martha

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Rinehart & Company, Inc: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 28728

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover in green cloth boards that are soiled, rubbed and sunned on spine. 178 p. text tight and bright. Non-authorial gift dedicaiton in pencil and vintage bookstore sticker on fep dated 1947. Not exlib, no dj. Young teens chapter book horse story with a western theme, set in the Santa Ynez mountains, California near Santa Barbara. Chapters include: The Mysterious Ranch/ Fiesta Saddle/ The Telephone Call/ Cops and Robbers/ Ramon and Christy Disagree/ Ups and Downs/ Felices Pascuas/ The Enchanted Horse Ranch/ El Gaucho/ The Hidden Corral/ Vacation for Aunt Winnie/ Ramon and G... View more info

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Further Experiences of an Irish R.M.

By: Somerville, E. OE. and Martin Ross

Price: $28.00

Publisher: England, The R. S. Surtees Society: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 47031

ISBN: 0950769762

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first printing of the R. S. Surtees Society publication 1984. Book shows sharp tips and spine ends, there is negligible darkening to tips, a smidge of a soil spot on the upper tip edge of page block, else as new. Super clean light yellow linen with ink black titles looks terrific from all sides. No names, tears or soil within the 315 pp text which also has a list of Surtees Society members in the rear as well as other offerings from the publisher. More bumbling adventures of the Irish ex-British Army officer Resident Magistrate (R.M.) who was appointed to his position in Ire... View more info

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Some Experiences of an Irish R.M.

By: Somerville, E. OE., and Martin Ross

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1928

Edition: New Edition (2nd)

Seller Id: 47035

Condition: Good


Sixth printing of the new edition printed from fresh type hardcover in 1928. A straight and sharp hardcover in bright red cloth covered boards with bright gilt spine title. Frt cover has a gorgeous embossed custom emblem consisting of Celtic interwoven lines with two dragons heads and the author's initials on either ends in circles. Book has sharp tips and bumped spine ends, plus a 1" x 2" mouse chew through the jacket and backstrip of book that affects the text not at all. One tidy name on fep and faint foxing on the edges of the page block. Price clipped original cream backg... View more info

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Some Experiences of an Irish R.M.

By: Somerville, E. OE., and Martin Ross

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1947

Seller Id: 47048

Condition: Good


A straight and sharp hardcover in rust cloth covered boards with bright gilt spine title. Book has sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Two tiny, tidy names on fep and faint foxing on the edges of the page block. Un-clipped original cream background dust jacket has small chips at tips and spine ends and a 3" split from the foot up on the rear panel/spine corner. There is a triangular fade mark on the foot of spine cloth from a previously folded under bit, now straightened out and displays well. e straightman narrator, observer, and regular butt of hundreds of hilarious trials and mishap... View more info

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A Hero Named George A True Story of an Undercover Police Officer TWICE SIGNED

By: Stowers, Carlton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: TX, Community Justice Foundation of Texas: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author & Illustrator

Seller Id: 30652

ISBN: 096310280X

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover, author's presentation copy, signed by author and illustrator on fep with gift dedication for the Jack's family. Glossy pictorial boards & illustrated pages tight and bright with lightly bumped (not rubbed) spine ends. SUMMARY: Story of a young police officer who was killed while working undercover as a high school student in Midlothian, Texas. Includes page of discussion questions for young readers. The adult version of this story is Innocence Lost which was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. View more info