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Protter, Eric; Foreword by Martha Foley

By: A Children's Treasury of Folk and Fairy Tales

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Channel Press, Inc.: 1963

Seller Id: 46007

Condition: Very Good

Possible first printing hardcover in yellow textured paper covered boards with a black cloth backstrip. Bit of splotchyness to head of frt board, rear board has one micro indentation. Corners lightly rubbed but not frayed. Tips fairly sharp. 211 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped dj is super colorful having a line of color loss along frt panel flap fold, a bit of a sticker pull with a bit of sticker remnants near head of frt panel is not too noticeable on yellow background there. Irregular chip at foot of spine/gutter lower gutter area. Tiny rubs/color loss at dj tips, still displa... View more info

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Ear Training for the Teacher and Pupil

By: Alchin, C.A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Oliver Ditson Co.: 1904

Seller Id: 46243

Condition: Very Good

Straight, crisp hardcover in burgundy cloth covered boards show light color loss to bumped tips and spine ends. No names, tears or soil in the 136 pp text. Gilt title and The Music Student's Library circular stamp on frt cover not as bright as new but still quite legible. The aim of this work is to teach the pupil to think in tones and to so train the ear and the feeling that even the tone-deaf may learn to sing, name, write and play what they hear: to harmonize melodies at sight, to improvise accompaniments, and to recognize and appreciate not only the melodic effects of music, but the ... View more info

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Hunting Scenes

By: Aldin, Cecil; with a Memoir and Descriptive Notes by "Sabretache

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44647

Condition: Fine

Fine 1st ED hard cover in professionally reproduced dust wrapper in new mylar that shows small chips at tips and head of back strip with no loss to titles. Quarter bound, cream buckram over red gilt-lettered cloth boards show negligible surface soil to the cream cloth at spine ends of this hardcover collectible, corners sharp. The text is mint. A posthumous work contains a number of unfinished sketches and rough studies for pictures which were to come. They take us behind the scenes in an artist's studio; they take us with him to the actual spots all over England, where he made his notes fo... View more info

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I Would Steal Horses

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $1,800.00

Publisher: Slipstream: 1992

Edition: Limited First Edition

Seller Id: 34830

Condition: Very Good

Near fine first limited edition paperback. Exceedingly rare, only 500 copies of this title were issued with only 100 copies being distributed to the public overall. The margins of pages 19-22 have five, small, light (grease?) spots on both sides of the two pages. The upper fore-edge corner lightly brushed and there is a minuscule amount of rust on the staples. The author's second work is Slipstream's Fifth Annual Chapbook Contest Winner. Shared in part from the rear cover: "Sherman Alexie is an enrolled Spokane/Coeur d'Alene Indian from Wellpinit, Washington, on the Spokane In... View more info

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New England Gothic

By: Allen, Addison

Price: $75.00

Publisher: PA, Chilton Book Company: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39609

Condition: Very Good +

Collectible copy, stated first edition on copyright page. Lilac colored cloth boards with sharp tips and barely bumped spine ends, no rubbing. Bit of age toning/spotting on backstrip cloth with a one inch darker rust colored mark in frt gutter cloth which is fairly visible as well on front pastedown along with some other micro foxing marks on pastedowns and edge of page block. Tidy name also on frt pastedn but is all but hidden under unclipped frt dj flap. Sounds worse than it looks. 250 pp. Illustrated dj shows color loss and light rubbing at extremities. Spine sunned but title still leg... View more info

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Heads Up - Heels Down with Signed Anderson Card Laid In

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 45594

Condition: Very Good +

An amazing offering for the C.W. Anderson aficionado in your life. VG+ Pine green cloth covered boards with black titles show color loss at still sharp tips. First printing, so stated with tidy gift dedication on fep. 144 pg text flawless and filled with Anderson's lovely pencil art throughout. Original unclipped dust wrapper ($2.50 price) shows light even age toning, 1.5" closed tear at head of rear panel, negligible wear at spine ends and a micro nic at foot of frt panel. displays well in brand new mylar sleeve. A handbook of horsemanship and riding filled with Anderson's fabulous l... View more info

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Star Wars Jabba's Palace Pop-Up Book

By: Anderson, Kevin J.; Moesta, Rebecca

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canada, Little Brown & Co.: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 34734

ISBN: 0316535133

Condition: Good

Oversized 1st edition, 1st printing 12 pp pop-up book with one small bit of tape at head of spine on last page. All pop-ups work two with creases but none unfunctional. Bound into thick rear cover is a working circular device that when button is pushed, you hear Jabba growl. No music CD included. Tips and spine ends bumped, glossy boards still display very well. Measures 13 inches tall, too large for flat rate envelope. Uncommon addition to your Star Wars collection. View more info

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Bridleways Through History

By: Apsley, Lady

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Hutchinson & Co. Ltd: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45517

Condition: Good

1st edition, 2nd printing hardcover in dark green cloth covered boards with bright gilt lettering on spine, some wear to outer edge of spine, small break in the fabric. Text tight and bright 389 pages with 45 b/w sketches and 14 full page drawings by Lionel Edwards. Price clipped Dj with edge wear and few open tears is a professional reproduction that displays well in new mylar. Spine cracked in a few places from poor handling, pages firmly attached. Apsley's famous book which has been acclaimed as the most remarkable work on the history of hunting ever written by a woman. A extraordinar... View more info

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Kennel Secrets How To Breed, Exhibit and Manage Dogs

By: Ashmont

Price: $17.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown & Co.: 1922

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 44631

Condition: Very Good

Reprint hardcover in red cloth boards with black spine title. Corners bumped and rubbed, micro splits in cloth on spine ends. Few light soil spots and general handling soil on boards, One dark spot and 2" tear in cloth at foot of rear board, still displays well on the shelf. Heavy book. Rear hinge paper cracked but page block is tight and bright. Replacement paper spine label laid in. 348 pp well illustrated with 63 b/w line drawings and photographs. This comprehensive volume includes: Part 1. - Management. 1. The Natural Diet. 2. Varieties of Animal Foods. 3. Vegetable Foods. 4. Dietary ... View more info

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Schooling for Everyone Make the Most of Any Horse

By: Austin, Kate Editor A Horse & Rider Magazine Handbook

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, D J Murphy Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16152

Condition: Fine

Crisp and unmarked 1st edition paperback, clean inside and out. A veritable FAQ on schooling horses. 63 pp. Quick-fix plans to improve your horse's flat work. Leading experts make schooling simple and enjoyable. View more info

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Over The Sticks. The Sport of National Hunt Racing

By: Ayres, Michael; and Gary Newbon. Foreword by Lord Wigg

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Great Albion Books: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 29043

ISBN: 0715353918

Condition: Fine

Near fine/near fine dj. 216 pp text as new save for light curl to top of front dj panel. DJ not price clipped. Green hardcover boards straight and sharp. Includes a directory of National Hunt Organizations, a list of winners of major races, a chart of official scale of weight-for-age in rear. An exhaustive work on the sport of steeplechasing. After tracing the stormy history of steeplechasing from the first race over jumps - a three-horse event in Leicestershire in 1792 - to its gradual development into the spectacular attraction that it is today, the book takes the reader behind the scenes at... View more info

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The North Carolina Outer Banks: A Geography Of Tourist Attraction

By: Baldwin, Donald m. III

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1971

Seller Id: 46223

Condition: Near Fine

A tight and bright professionally bound thesis in patterned orange buckram boards. A pictorial thesis presented to the graduate council of The University of Tennessee in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Master of Science. Illustrated with actual photographs pasted in and drawn maps. A rare and interesting research work. View more info

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Interior Decign Forum 1st Edition

By: Bannon, Kenneth President Concept Publications

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Rockport, MA, Concept Publications: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46877

ISBN: 093560314X

Condition: Near Fine

Gift quality hardcover in black cloth boards with pink painted spine title. Unclipped glossy color illustrated dust wrapper in shades of gold, burgundy and lavender, now in new mylar and looking sharp. 12.25" x 9.25 x 1". 240 glossy, crisp, unmarked pages. The premiere sourcebook for students and buyers of interior design services in the northeastern U.S. It presents the work of the region's leading space planners, interior architects and designers in more than 500 photographs and 220 full color pages. The work herein includes remodeling, restoration and new construction for Hom... View more info

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Safe Practices in the Arts & Crafts A Studio Guide

By: Barazani, Gaill Conings

Price: $7.00

Publisher: The College of Art Association of America: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 11424

Condition: Near Fine

Light rubs to tips, light sunning along top spiral bound edge, 72 pg text as new. A book for use in the art studio to supplement information about standard occupational safety and health guidelines. View more info

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Mastering The Basics with Dominique and Debra Barbier A How-To Video for Riders of All Abilities and Disciplines

By: Barbier, Dominique & Debra

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Metropolitain: 1999

Seller Id: VHS34881

Condition: Very Good

VHS with lightly bumped tips. Not a former rental. Includes: Communication/ Visualization/ Longeing/ Work in Hand/ Transitions/ Gaits/ Halt/ Direction. With Dominque and Debra Barbier, Mastering the Basics is an award-winning how-to video for riders of all abilities and disciplines. Dominique Barbier, the internationally acclaimed master trainer and horse breeder, invites you to master everything from longeing to gaits. Mr. Barbier's teachings are a proven mixture of the classical past and today's modern techniques. This video will give you a set of skills that will make such techniques as ... View more info

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Head Into The Wind

By: Barnwell, Robinson

Price: $7.00

Publisher: David McKay Co, Inc.: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45732

Condition: Very Good

247 pp hardcover with publication date on foot of title page, same on copyright page. Illustrated hardcover in VG condition in original dj in new mylar shows some age toning, light soil and color loss. DJ displays well in new mylar. Toby misses his father at every turn. The way he had the work done as if it were a joke! The way he loved the land and the skies and the animals and all his days! Father knew how to let it show in little ways, too, teasing pretty mother, listening to a boy talk while all the time understanding without a word. At thirteen it seems as if the ache will never end. ... View more info

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The Post Office Project Book

By: Barrow, Jean

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Hoddder and Stoughton Ltd.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 17030

ISBN: 0340558407

Condition: Fine

1st edition glossy uncreased paperback with tiny curl to very tips of cove, 32 pp text mint. Board game included inside. Includes the history of the post office, how things work at a modern post office plus a 2 pg list of interesting places to visit in the rear. Profusely illust with color drawings and photos. View more info

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My Mom Travels a Lot

By: Bauer, Caroline Feller

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Puffin Books - Penguin Group: 1985

Seller Id: 46153

ISBN: 0140505458

Condition: Very Good

Straight, solid paperback with color loss at periphery of glossy card covers. Internally tight and bright with the following written on the head of the inside cover: Language Arts Room RL 2nd. Upper tips have a slight curl, no tears or soil inside. A child points out the good and bad things about a Mother's job that takes her away from home alot. View more info

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Horses and Heather

By: Baxter, Gillian

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & CO. LTD.: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46577

ISBN: 0723203938

Condition: Very Good

Gift quality 1st edition hardcover in rust paper covered boards with red spine and frt board titles shows lightly bumped (not rubbed) tips & spine ends. Price-clipped, original dj in mylar shows no chips, just some light rubbing at head of spine and head of rear panel, along with some light surface soil on white background rear panel that lists other titles by this author. Original, full color illustrated jacket has wrap around art and show a hint of darkening in the sky area at top 1/3 of panels, and color loss at dj flap folds, a hint of rubbing at tips but still displays beautifully in ... View more info

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The Story of Wichenford SIGNED/LIMITED

By: Beach, A.J. & E.M.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: England, Privately Printed: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed, Limited Numbered

Seller Id: 33977

Condition: Fine

Exceedingly rare work signed by both authors. Limited to 150 copies, this being number #63 with publisher's errata slip laid in. 130 pgs. Book as new. Laminated dj near fine w/sunned backstrip. Canon and Mrs. A.J. Beach lived and worked in the parish of Hound and Netley Abbey, on Southampton Water for 30 years. In 1964 he was made an onorary canon of Winchester Cathedral. On retirement in 1972 they came to Worcestershire near to the haunts of the Canon's childhood. In 1975-76 he looked after the parish of Wichenford during an interregnum of eleven months and they made many friends there. Both ... View more info