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Dame Trot and Her Comical Cat (Pleasewell Series)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McLoughlin Bros: 1890

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2205385

Condition: Very Good


Later printing. Faint creases to front wrapper, faint pink stain to rear wrapper, general light wear. 1890 Stapled Binding. Unpaginated. Includes color and black-and-white illustrations. The tale of Old Dame Trot and her cat.KEYWORDS: DAME TROT HER COMICAL CAT PLEASEWELL PLEASE WELL SERIES VINTAGE ANIMALS PETS CHILDREN FICTION View more info

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The Chief's Daughter; or, The Settlers in Virginia (The New Series of Historical Tales illustrated the chief Events in Ecclesiastical History, British, American, and General, Number 3.)

By: N/A

Price: $80.00

Publisher: London: John Henry and James Parker: 1859

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2022174

Condition: Good


First edition. 1/4 inch bookworm hole in fore-edge margin, hinges just starting, corners a bit rubbed, front board lightly stained, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1859 Hard Cover. 126 pp. 12mo. Colonial American novel, featuring a frontispiece of Pocahontas saving the life of English settler John Smith. Sabin 12688. View more info

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Rollo in Geneva (Rollo's Tour in Europe)

By: Abbott, Jacob

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sheldon & Co.: 1867

Seller ID: 2205836

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, very faint discoloration to boards, front board lightly bowed, bookplate to front paste-down endpaper, ink name and date to front endpaper. 1867 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 220 pp. Jacob Abbott (1803-1879) was an American writer of children's books. He was a prolific author, writing juvenile fiction, brief histories, biographies, religious books for the general reader, and a few works in popular science. His Rollo Books, such as R... View more info

Thanks for the Memories

By: Ahern, Cecilia

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Harper Collins Publisher: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1538760

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Includes original jacket. Jacket edge wear, pages toned.Very Good. 2009 Hard Cover. 384 pp. How is it possible to know someone you've never met? With her marriage already in pieces, Joyce Conway nearly lost everything else. But she survived the terrible accident that left her hospitalized—and now, inexplicably, she can remember faces she has never seen, cobblestone Parisian streets she's never visited. A sudden, overwhelming sense of deja vu has Joyce fe... View more info

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Science Fiction Reader's Guide

By: Allen, L. David

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Centennial Press: 1974

Seller ID: 1823111

Condition: Very Good


First printing. 1974 Mass Market Paperback. 299pp. A book offering an explanation of science fiction for general readers spanning early science fiction writers to more modern ones. View more info

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School Life in Paris & Lovely Nights of Young Girls: Two Victorian Novels (The Victorian Imagination)

By: Anonymous; Ungerer, Tomi

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Grove Press, Inc.: 1984

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2208453

Condition: Good


1st printing. Light smudges to rear wrapper, wrappers lightly rubbed, general wear. 1984 Trade Paperback. 286 pp. Two novels in one volume: School Life in Paris, and Lovely Nights of Young Girls. Erotic illustrations by Tomi Ungerer.School Life in Paris is devoted to the pleasures pursued by young ladies in an English boarding school, where the beautiful headmistress teaches the young girls how to attract men as honey draws flies. In Lovely Nights of Young Girls, four fr... View more info

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Blue Water: A Novel

By: Ansay, A. Manette

Price: $15.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270787

ISBN: 0688172873

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket flaps very faintly toned. 2006 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 280 pp. New York Times bestselling author A. Manette Ansay delivers the unforgettable story of two families united by tragedy -- and one woman's deeply emotional journey toward a choice she'd never thought possible On an ordinary morning in Fox Harbor, Wisconsin, Meg and Rex Van Dorn's lives are irrevocably changed when a drunk driver slams into Meg's car, killi... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Motor-Cycle or Fun and Adventures on the Road (The Tom Swift Series Book 1)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1910

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2201892

Condition: Good


Early reprint - list on copyright page ends with 'His Electric Runabout', as does ad following text. Boards lightly soiled, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1910 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. v, 206 pp., 14-page terminal publisher ad. 8vo. Tom Swift is a fictional young inventor in five series of juvenile science fiction and adventure novels. The character was created by Edward Stratemeyer, the founder of the Stratemeyer Syndicate, a book-... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Motor Boat; or The Rivals of Lake Carlopa (Tom Swift 2)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1910

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2201893

Condition: Good


Reprint - copyright page lists through His Electric Runabout, ad following text lists through His Great Searchlight. Boards lightly stained, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1910 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 212 pp. 8vo. Tom Swift and his Motor-Boat picks up directly following events from the previous book with the titular Motor-Boat getting damaged by criminals intent on steeling an invention of Tom Swift's father. The owner of the b... View more info

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Tom Swift Among the Diamond Makers, or, The Secret of Phantom Mountain (Tom Swift Series Book 7)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1911

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2201888

Condition: Good


Reprint - copyright page lists through His Electric Rifle, ads following text list through His House on Wheels. Back corner creased, front hinge loosening, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1911 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 216 pp., 4-page terminal publisher ad. Tom Swift is a fictional young inventor in five different series of juvenile science fiction and adventure novels. The character was created by Edward Stratemeyer, the founder ... View more info

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Tom Swift in the City of Gold; or, Marvelous Adventures Underground (Tom Swift Series Book 11)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1912

Seller ID: 2265401

Condition: Very Good


Copyright page lists series through book 12, ad following text lists series through book 19. Endpapers foxed. 1912 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 216 pp., [4] publisher catalog. The 11th book in the classic boy's adventure series, featuring a quest for a lost underground city. Tom Swift is a fictional young inventor in five different series of juvenile science fiction and adventure novels. The character was created by Edward Stratemeyer, th... View more info

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Tom Swift in the Land of Wonders; or, The Underground Search for the Idol of Gold (Tom Swift Series Book 20)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1917

Seller ID: 2265403

Condition: Good


Copyright page lists series through book 20. Chip from spine head, boards rubbed, front hinge weakening. 1917 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 218 pp, [2] publisher ad. Tom Swift is a fictional young inventor in five different series of juvenile science fiction and adventure novels. The character was created by Edward Stratemeyer, the founder of the Stratemeyer Syndicate, a book-packaging firm, and have been written by a number of different g... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Motor-Cycle or Fun and Adventures on the Road (The Tom Swift Series Book 1)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1910

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2270871

Condition: Good


Early reprint - list on copyright page ends with 'His Electric Runabout', ad following text lists through 'His Great Searchlight'. Edge of rear board soiled. 1910 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. v, 206 pp., 14-page terminal publisher ad. 8vo. Tom Swift is a fictional young inventor in five series of juvenile science fiction and adventure novels. The character was created by Edward Stratemeyer, the founder of the Stratemeyer Syndicate, a book-pac... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Aerial Warship, or The Naval Terror of the Seas (The Tom Swift Series Book 18)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2271340

Condition: Good


First edition. Copyright page lists through Aerial Warship, ad following text lists through His Airline Express. Boards rubbed, corners exposed, margin of first few pages lightly stained, binding slightly shaken. 1915 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 218 pp. 8vo. Tom Swift (in some versions Tom Swift, Jr.) is the name of the central character in five series, totaling over 100 volumes, of juvenile science fiction and adventure novels that emphasiz... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Motor Boat; or The Rivals of Lake Carlopa (Tom Swift 2)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Applewood Books: 1992

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2271965

ISBN: 1557091765

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing of 1992 facsimile of 1910 original. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 212, [10] pp. 8vo. Tom Swift and his Motor-Boat picks up directly following events from the previous book with the titular Motor-Boat getting damaged by criminals intent on steeling an invention of Tom Swift's father. The owner of the boat decides to auction off the 21 foot craft rather than pay for repairs, and Tom wins the auction with a bid of $200. However, someone who ... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Aerial Warship, or The Naval Terror of the Seas (The Tom Swift Series, Book 18)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274286

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Copyright page lists through Aerial Warship; ad following text lists through Big Tunnel. No jacket, front hinge starting. 1915 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 218 pp. 8vo. The story was written in 1915, and World War I, known as The Great War, was already in progress. As the story opens, Tom is explaining his newest invention to his friend, Ned Newton. Just as Tom is in the middle of explaining the problems he is having, a fir... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Submarine Boat or Under the Ocean for Sunken Treasure (The Tom Swift Series Book 4)

By: Appleton, Victor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1910

Seller ID: 2279522

Condition: Good


Early printing, with scarce original jacket (two tone with orange titles, not color version). Copyright page lists through Electric Runabout, terminal ad lists through Big Tunnel, jacket flap lists through War Tank. Good in fair jacket. Spotting on rear board, jacket edges rubbed with loss from corners and bottom edge of rear panel, faint tide mark on top page edge. 1910 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 216 pages, plus 4-page publisher ad bou... View more info

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Tom Swift in the Caves of Nuclear Fire (The New Tom Swift, Jr. Adventures, No. 8)

By: Appleton, Victor, II

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2272865

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Front flyleaf series list and rear jacket panel list through Phantom Satellite. Jacket edges rubbed, sticker on front jacket flap, Carvel comic book style promotional booklet about baseballer Whitey Ford laid in. 1956 Hard Cover. 214 pp. 8vo. Tom Swift (in some versions Tom Swift, Jr.) is the name of the central character in five series, totaling over 100 volumes, of juvenile science fiction and adventure novels that emphasize science, invention, and techn... View more info

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Tom Swift and His War Tank; or, Doing His Bit for Uncle Sam (The Tom Swift Series Book 21)

By: Appleton, Victor, II

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274142

Condition: Very Good


First edition (copyright page lists through War Tank). A few small internal tears to spine, front hinge just beginning to weaken, pencil gift note inside. 1918 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 214 pp. 8vo. Book 21 in the popular juvenile series. Tom Swift (in some versions Tom Swift, Jr.) is the name of the central character in five series, totaling over 100 volumes, of juvenile science fiction and adventure novels that emphasize science, inventi... View more info

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Tom Swift and His Deep-Sea Hydrodome (the New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures, No. 11)

By: Appleton, Victor; Kaye, Graham

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205550

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket, prelim lists #1-11, a few faint spots to page ridges. 1958 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 184 pp. Illustrated by Graham Kaye. In Tom Swift and His Deep-Sea Hydrodome, the eleventh book in The New Tom Swift Jr. Adventures series, Tom Swift is once again embroiled in another thrilling adventure. From the moment he finds himself tossed about helplessly in an undersea geyser to the time he faces possible death at the hands... View more info

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The Empty Glass: A Novel

By: Baker, J.I.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Blue Rider Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201987

ISBN: 0399158197

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Page ridges faintly toned.Near Fine. 2012 Hard Cover. 324 pp. In the early-morning hours of August 5, 1962, Los Angeles County deputy coroner Ben Fitzgerald arrives at the home of the world's most famous movie star, now lying dead in her bedroom, naked and still clutching a telephone.  There he discovers The Book of Secrets - Marilyn Monroe's diary - revealing a doomed love affair with a man she refers to only as The General.  In the following days, Be... View more info

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King and Maxwell

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2014

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2264501

ISBN: 1455521248

Condition: Good


1st printing. Spine creased, light general wear. 2014 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 440 pp. David Baldacci brings back Sean King and Michelle Maxwell--former Secret Service agents turned private investigators--in their most surprising, personal, and dangerous case ever... It seems at first like a simple, tragic story. Tyler Wingo, a teenage boy, learns the awful news that his father, a soldier, was killed in action in Afghanistan. Then th... View more info

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The Christmas Train

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Warner Books: 2004

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2264288

ISBN: 0446615757

Condition: Good


1st printing. Spine creased. 2004 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Disillusioned journalist Tom Langdon must get from Washington to L.A. in time for Christmas. Forced to take the train across the country because of a slight misunderstanding at airport security, he begins a journey of self-discovery and rude awakenings, mysterious goings-on and thrilling adventures, screwball escapades and holiday magic. He has no idea that the locomoti... View more info

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The Christmas Train

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Warner Books: 2004

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2273403

ISBN: 0446615757

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Spine lightly creased. 2004 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Disillusioned journalist Tom Langdon must get from Washington to L.A. in time for Christmas. Forced to take the train across the country because of a slight misunderstanding at airport security, he begins a journey of self-discovery and rude awakenings, mysterious goings-on and thrilling adventures, screwball escapades and holiday magic. He has no idea that the ... View more info

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Squeeze Play: The Shocking Story of a Redhead Who Tried to Keep Three Men Happy!

By: Balmer, Jon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Beacon Book: 1961

Seller ID: 2203409

Condition: Very Good


General wear, pages toned. 1961 Mass Market Paperback. 154 pp. She did the things you read about in banned books...Take a hot-blooded redhead and a love-starved blonde and you have a cast for a battle of the bodies... ...it started when Celia, the sexy redhead, seduced Jim Norris away from cute, blonde Ethel. Being an ex-nurse Celia had a set of tricks no man could resist.Keywords: JON BALMER SQUEEZE PLAY SHOCKING STORY REDHEAD WHO TRIED TO KEEP THREE 3 MEN HAPPY FICTION... View more info

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The Ne'er-Do-Well

By: Beach, Rex; Christy, Howard Chandler

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2202223

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket, edges rubbed, quarter-inch tear to cloth along rear board edge, ink name to front paste-down endpaper, pages lightly toned. 1911 Hard Cover. 401 pp. Disgusted with his spendthrift son, Kirk Anthony's father has Kirk shanghaied and taken to Panama, where he attracts the attention of Mrs. Edith Cortlandt and falls in love with Chiquita, the daughter of a Panamanian general. He is able to get a railroad job through Edith's husband Stephen Cortlandt... View more info

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Oroonoko, and Other Writings (Oxford World's Classics)

By: Behn, Aphra; Salzman, Paul

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1988

Seller ID: 2266795

ISBN: 0192834606

Condition: Good


Small surface tear to spine-base, ink underlining, light general wear. 1988 Trade Paperback. xxx, 289 pp. The most complete collection of the work of Aphra Behn (1640-89) available, this volume contains Oroonoko and five other works of fiction ranging from comedy and high melodrama to tragedy. The works included--The Fair Jilt, Memoirs of the Court of the King of Bantam, The History of the Nun, The Adventure of the Black Lady, and The Unfortunate Bride--are complemented ... View more info

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Durable Goods: A Novel

By: Berg, Elizabeth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2270888

ISBN: 0679422080

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1993 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 192 pp. Author's first novel. On the hot Texas army base she calls home, Katie spends the lazy days of her summer waiting: waiting to grow up; waiting for Dickie Mack to fall in love with her; waiting for her breasts to blossom; waiting for the beatings to stop. Since their mother died, Katie and her older sister, Diane, have struggled ... View more info

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Say When

By: Berg, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Atria Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2270890

ISBN: 0743411366

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 262 pp. A searing, evocative novel of a family in turmoil focuses on a family whose ordinary life has been shattered by unexpected revelations, in a story told from the perspective of a husband who must work through denial and anguish to redemption and personal responsibility after he overnight goes from lover to roommate. View more info

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What We Keep

By: Berg, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2270892

ISBN: 0375500995

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 272 pp. Do you ever really know your mother, your daughter, the people in your family? In this rich and rewarding new novel by the beloved bestselling author of Talk Before Sleep and The Pull of the Moon, a reunion between two sisters and their mother reveals how the secrets and complexities of the past have shaped the lives of the women i... View more info