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The Goose Woman  Short Stories., Beach, Rex
1 Beach, Rex The Goose Woman Short Stories.
Harper and Bros 1925 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Blue cloth cover with Blue print and orange underlines in circle on cover. Clean pages and text. Tight binding. Dust has chips and discoloration in spots. Dust now in mylar protective cover. Contains 5 short stories including 'The Goose Woman', 'Cave Stuff', Cool Waters', 'The Michigan Kid' and 'Powder'. Both 'The Goose Woman' and 'The Michigan Kid' became successful films. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book as first edition with dust. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 266 pages 
Price: 79.97 USD
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The Winds of Chance, Beach, Rex
2 Beach, Rex The Winds of Chance
Harper & Brothers 1918 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
Red cloth cover. Dust is worn, now in Brodart cover. Front end paper cut out. Book is otherwise in very good condition. Rex Ellingwood Beach (September 1, 1877 - December 7, 1949) was an American novelist, playwright, and Olympic water polo player. Rex Beach was born in Atwood, Michigan, but moved to Tampa, Florida, with his family where his father was growing fruit trees. Beach was educated at Rollins College, Florida (1891-6), the Chicago College of Law (1896-7), and Kent College of Law, Chicago (1899-1900).[1] In 1900 he was drawn to Alaska at the time of the Klondike Gold Rush.[2] After five years of unsuccessful prospecting, he turned to writing. Scarce with dust. ; Illustrated; 7.60 X 5.10 X 1.25 inches; 521 pages 
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The man who survived,, Borel, Marguerite Appell
3 Borel, Marguerite Appell The man who survived,
New York, Harper & Brothers 1918 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Black cover with gold lettering. Camille Marbo is the pseudonym of Marguerite Appell Borel, feminist novelist of the Belle Epoque. pages 59-62 have torn bottom right corners otherwise excellent condition almost new. Rare if not extremely rare. Book is about an injured soilder in WW I that wakes up in the hospital. Translated by Frank Hunter Potter. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time.; 4 pages 
Price: 89.97 USD
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4 Bower, B.M. & Charles M. Russell Chip of the Flying-U
G.W. Dillingham Company 1906 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Red cloth covered book with illustration on cover in green and balck. Endpapers have browning and a small hole in one endpaper. Dust is tattered, but complete and is now in a brodart protective cover. See scan. "A breezy wholesome tale, wherein the love affairs of Chip and Della Whitman are charmingly and humorously told. Chip's jealousy of Dr. Cecil Grantham, who turns out to be a big, blue eyed young woman is very amusing. A clever, realistic story of the American Cow-puncher."; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 264 pages 
Price: 17.97 USD
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Lazarre, Catherwood, Mary Hartwell
5 Catherwood, Mary Hartwell Lazarre
The Bolwen-Merrill Company 1901 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Poor dust jacket Illustrated by Andre Castaigne 
Handsome Red cover gold lettering. See Scan. There is a dust, but it is torn badlly. Has been covered with brodart cover. Mary Hartwell Catherwood (1847-1902) was an American writer of historical romances.Born in Ohio in 1847, she published both novels and short stories in periodicals such as Lippincott's Magazine, Harper’s Magazine, and the Atlantic Monthly. Due to Catherwood’s husband’s business, she traveled and lived throughout the Midwestern United States and developed her signature style of incorporating Midwestern culture, dialect, and local color into her texts. Although most of her novels and stories are set in Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois, some are also based in the area along the Canada–US border near Quebec and on colonial Mackinac Island. She died in Chicago, Illinois in 1902.; Illusstrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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What will he do with it?, Caxton, Pisistratus, Sir E. Bulwer Lytton Bart
6 Caxton, Pisistratus, Sir E. Bulwer Lytton Bart What will he do with it?
New York, NY Harper & Brothers, Publishers 1861 Later Printing; First Edition Hardcover Fair with No dust jacket as issued 
Leather binding has wear at edges and corners with chips to top and bottom of spine. Contents show browning to pages due to age. Contains books 1-12 which seems to be the total book in one volume. Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton PC, was an English novelist, poet, playwright, and politician. Born: May 25, 1803, London, United Kingdom. Lytton was a florid, popular writer of his day, who coined such phrases as "the great unwashed", "pursuit of the almighty dollar", "the pen is mightier than the sword", and the infamous incipit "It was a dark and stormy night."He was the youngest son of General William Earle Bulwer of Heydon Hall and Wood Dalling, Norfolk and Elizabeth Barbara Lytton, daughter of Richard Warburton Lytton of Knebworth, Hertfordshire. He had two brothers, William Earle Lytton Bulwer (1799–1877) and Henry, afterwards Lord Dalling and Bulwer. Lord Lytton's original surname was Bulwer, the names 'Earle' and 'Lytton' were middle names. On 20 February 1844 he assumed the name and arms of Lytton by royal licence and his surname then became 'Bulwer-Lytton'. His widowed mother had done the same in 1811. His brothers were always simply surnamed 'Bulwer'. Died: January 18, 1873, Torquay, United KingdomAwards: Chancellor's Gold Medal. .....The opening chapters really compel one into reading on and on when Bulwer-Lytton unfolds the story of the angelic little Sophy and her grandfather, who is known as Gentleman Waife and who is forced to earn his living as an actor and to make his grandchild, too, appear on the stage amidst a group of itinerant actors under the guidance of the tyrannic Lorenzo Rugge. The yarn itself is brilliant and compelling, and the main motif is the difference between a man who sacrificed everything in order to keep his family’s good name unsullied and another who sacrificed his own name in order to give somebody he loves another chance. First was published in 1859 so this may be a second? ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 311 pages 
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To Him That Hath, A novel of the west today, Conner, Ralph
7 Conner, Ralph To Him That Hath, A novel of the west today
George H. Doran Company 1921 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Scarce 1st edition. Green cover with dark green lettering. Shows wear at edges and endpapers browning. Text clean and binding tight. Rev. Dr. Charles William Gordon, or Ralph Connor, (September 13, 1860 - October 31, 1937) was a Canadian novelist, using the Connor pen name while maintaining his status as a Church leader, first in the Presbyterian and later the United churches in Canada. Gordon was also at one time a master at Upper Canada College. He sold more than five million copies of his works in his lifetime,[1] and some of his works are still in print. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 291 pages 
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Glengarry School Days A story of early days in Glengarry, Connor, Ralph
8 Connor, Ralph Glengarry School Days A story of early days in Glengarry
Chicago Fleming H. Revell 1902 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Book cover looks almost new. Spine text fading. Dust has chips around edges and has been covered with a Brodart archival sleeve. Cover of dust says First Edition, 50,000 copies. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Rev. Dr. Charles William Gordon, or Ralph Connor, (September 13, 1860 - October 31, 1937) was a Canadian novelist, using the Connor pen name while maintaining his status as a Church leader, first in the Presbyterian and later the United churches in Canada. Gordon was also at one time a master at Upper Canada College. He sold more than five million copies of his works in his lifetime,[1] and some of his works are still in print.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 340 pages 
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Sky Pilot a tale of the foothills, Connor, Ralph
9 Connor, Ralph Sky Pilot a tale of the foothills
Revell 1899 First Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover with gilt lettering. Corners dented. Text clean, binding tight. See Scan. Rev. Dr. Charles William Gordon, or Ralph Connor, (September 13, 1860 – October 31, 1937) was a Canadian novelist, using the Connor pen name while maintaining his status as a Church leader, first in the Presbyterian and later the United churches in Canada. Gordon was also at one time a master at Upper Canada College. He sold more than five million copies of his works in his lifetime,[1] and some of his works are still in print. (Wikipedia) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 300 pages 
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The gay crusader,, Connor, Ralph
10 Connor, Ralph The gay crusader,
Toronto, Canada McClelland & Stewart, Ltd 1936 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean book. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time.; 376 pages 
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TREADING THE WINEPRESS (1st Edition), Connor, Ralph (pseudonym of Charles Gordon, 1860-1937)
11 Connor, Ralph (pseudonym of Charles Gordon, 1860-1937) TREADING THE WINEPRESS (1st Edition)
New York Doran 1925 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Grey cover with black type. Book looks almost new. Dust has minor chips at top and bottom of spine otherwise fine. Rev. Dr. Charles William Gordon, or Ralph Connor, (September 13, 1860 - October 31, 1937) was a Canadian novelist, using the Connor pen name while maintaining his status as a Church leader, first in the Presbyterian and later the United churches in Canada. Gordon was also at one time a master at Upper Canada College. He sold more than five million copies of his works in his lifetime,[1] and some of his works are still in print. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Scarce in this condition. ; pseudonym of Charles Gordon, 1860-1937; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 394 pages 
Price: 39.97 USD
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Gallows Thief, Cornwell, Bernard
12 Cornwell, Bernard Gallows Thief
New York HarperCollins 2002 0060082739 / 9780060082734 First American Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. A spellbinding historical drama about an ex-soldier in 1820s London who must help rescue an innocent man from Death Row, by bestselling author Bernard Cornwell It is the end of the Napoleonic Wars and England has just fought its last victorious battle against the French. As Rider Sandman and the other heroes of Waterloo begin to make their way back to England, they find a country where corruption, poverty, and social unrest run rampant, and where "justice" is most often delivered at the end of a hangman's noose. Nowhere in London are the streets as busy as in front of Newgate Prison, its largest penitentiary, where mobs gather regularly to watch the terrible spectacle of the doomed men and women on the gallows' stands. Rider Sandman -- whose reputation on the battlefields of France is exceeded only by his renown on the cricket fields of England -- returns home from war to discover his personal affairs in a shambles. Creditors have taken over his estate, leaving him penniless -- and forcing him to release the woman he loves from her obligations to marry him. Desperate to right his situation, he accepts the offer of a job investigating the claims of innocence by a painter due to hang for murder in a few days' time. The Home Secretary makes it clear that this is pro-forma, and that he expects Sandman to rubber-stamp the verdict.But Sandman's investigation reveals that something is amiss -- that there is merit to the young artist's claims. He further discovers that, though the Queen herself has ordered a reinvestigation of the circumstances, someone else does not want the truth revealed. In a race against the clock, Sandman moves from the hellish bowels of Newgate prison to the perfumed drawing rooms of the aristocracy, determined to rescue the innocent man from the rope. As he begins to peel back the layers of an utterly corrupt penal system, he finds himself pitted against some of the wealthiest and most ruthless men in Regency England. Gallows Thief combines the rich historical texture of Edward Rutherford and the taut suspense of Caleb Carr to create an eviscerating portrait of capital punishment in nineteeth-century London. ; 1.09 x 9 x 6 Inches 
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13 Cornwell, Bernard Sharpe's Havoc
England Harpercollins Publishers Ltd 2003 0007120109 / 9780007120109 1st UK; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
This is not an exlibrary, does not have price clipped, and is in excellent condition. Very clean contents, probably read only once. Now in mylar archival dust cover to preserve condition. Has slight tilt.

Lieutenant Richard Sharpe finds himself fighting the ruthless armies of Napoleon Bonaparte as they try to bring the whole of the Iberian Peninsula under their control. Napoleon is advancing fast through northern Portugal, and no one knows whether the small contingent of British troops stationed in Lisbon will stay to fight or sail back to England. Sharpe, however, does not have a choice: He and his squad of riflemen are on the lookout for the missing daughter of an English wine shipper when the French onslaught begins and the city of Oporto becomes a setting for carnage and disaster.Stranded behind enemy lines, Sharpe returns to his mission to find Kate Savage. Sharpe's position on enemy grounds is precarious, and his search is further complicated by a mysterious and threatening Englishman, Colonel Christopher, who has his own ideas on how the French can be driven from Portugal. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time.; Richard Sharpe's Adventure Series #7; 1.65 x 8.9 x 6.46 Inches; 288 pages 
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Sharpe's Havoc  Richard Sharpe & the Campaign in Northern Portugal, Spring 1809, Cornwell, Bernard
14 Cornwell, Bernard Sharpe's Havoc Richard Sharpe & the Campaign in Northern Portugal, Spring 1809
New York HarperCollins 2003 0060530464 / 9780060530464 First American Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First UK. Bestselling historical novelist Bernard Cornwell returns to the battlefields of the Iberian Peninsula with Sharpe's Havoc , where the lieutenant and his men bravely fight the French invasion into Portugal. It is 1809, a few years after Lieutenant Richard Sharpe's heroic exploits on the battlefields of India and at Trafalgar, and Sharpe finds himself fighting the savage armies of Napoleon Bonaparte as they try to bring the whole of the Iberian Peninsula under their control. Napoleon is advancing fast in northern Portugal, and no one knows whether the small contingent of British troops stationed in Lisbon will stay to fight or sail back to England. Sharpe, however, does not have a choice: He and his squad of riflemen are on the lookout for the missing daughter of an English wine shipper, when the French onslaught begins and the city of Oporto becomes a setting for carnage and disaster.

Stranded behind enemy lines, Sharpe returns to his mission to find Kate Savage. Sharpe's position on enemy grounds is precarious, and his search is further complicated by a mysterious and threatening Englishman, Colonel Christopher, who has his own ideas on how the French can be driven from Portugal. Christopher's scheme is dangerous, and Sharpe and his Riflemen are the only obstacles standing in his way. Suddenly, a newly arrived British commander in Lisbon, Sir Arthur Wellesley, unknowingly comes to Sharpe's rescue. Just when Sharpe and his men seem doomed, Sir Arthur mounts his own counterattack, an operation of breathtaking daring that will send Marshal Soult's army reeling back into the northern mountains.

Sharpe's Havoc is a classic Sharpe story, based on real history, and a return to Portugal in the company of Sergeant Patrick Harper, Captain Hogan, and Sharpe's beloved Green-jackets, who can turn a battle as fast as Cornwell's readers can turn a page. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover.; Richard Sharpe's Adventure Series #7; 1.11 x 9.32 x 6.32 Inches 
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15 Cornwell, Bernard Sharpe's Trafalgar Richard Sharpe & the Battle of Trafalgar, October 21, 1805
Harper 2001 0060194251 / 9780060194253 First American Edition; Various Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover ; Richard Sharpe's Adventure Series #4; 9.29 X 5.98 X 1.18 inches; 304 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Sharpe's Trafalgar  Richard Sharpe & the Battle of Trafalgar, October 21, 1805, Cornwell, Bernard
16 Cornwell, Bernard Sharpe's Trafalgar Richard Sharpe & the Battle of Trafalgar, October 21, 1805
London HarperCollins 2001 0060194251 / 9780060194253 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
First UK first printing. Looks new. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time otherwise as new.; Richard Sharpe's Adventure Series #4; 1.2 x 9.3 x 6.1 Inches; 304 pages 
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Sharpe's Triumph Richard Sharpe and the BAttle of Assaye, September 1803, Cornwell, Bernard
17 Cornwell, Bernard Sharpe's Triumph Richard Sharpe and the BAttle of Assaye, September 1803
London Harper Collins 1998 0002256304 / 9780002256308 1st UK; 1st Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
This is not an exlibrary, does not have price clipped, and is in excellent condition. Very clean contents, probably read only once. Now in mylar archival dust cover to preserve condition. Has slight tilt. With the return of the brave English sergeant Richard Sharpe--here, to battle the mercenary forces of the Mahratta confederation in India in 1803--Bernard Cornwell claims his rightful place alongside Patrick O'Brian as a contemporary master of historical narrative. Sharpe's Triumph is a riveting story of betrayal and revenge that showcases the deft blend of suspenseful military adventure and sweeping historical detail that has made each new installment of the Richard Sharpe series a number one bestseller in Great Britain and around the world. In the four years since he earned his sergeant's stripes at the bloody siege of Seringapatam, young Richard Sharpe has lead a peaceful existence. But this relatively easy life meets with a brutal end when he is the sole survivor of a murderous attack at the hands of Major William Dodd, a cold-blooded English officer who has defected from the East India Company to join the mercenary forces of the Mahratta confederation.Sharpe rises from the killing field at Fort Chasalgaon vowing to avenge his dead comrades, even if it means pursuing the turncoat Dodd to the very ends of the continent. It is a quest that takes him deep into the heart of enemy territory, where the accepted rules of engagement have been discarded, where ever-shifting loyalties create an environment of dangerous uncertainty, forcing Sharpe to guard against attacks from enemy and friend.The paths of treachery ultimately lead to the small village of Assaye, where Sharpe's company joins the army of Sir Arthur Wellesley--the future Duke of Wellington--to take on the Mahratta horde. Outnumbered and outgunned, Wellesley bravely seizes an unexpected geographical advantage and charges into the white heat of a battle that will make his reputation. It is a bloody confrontation that will make Sharpe's name, too--but first he must survive the carnage and live to tell the tale of what will be remembered as one of the greatest battles of its century. May have minor dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time otherwise as new condition.; 400 pages 
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The Deserter, Davis, Richard Harding & John T. McCutcheon
18 Davis, Richard Harding & John T. McCutcheon The Deserter
Charles Scribner's Sons 1917 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Dust in brodart cover. When Mr. Davis wrote the story of The Deserter, he could not possibly have foreseen that it was to be his last story the last of those short stories which gave him such eminence as a short-story writer. He apparently was as rugged and as vigorous as ever. And yet, had he sat down to write a story which he knew was to be his last, I do not think he could have written one more fittingly designed to be the capstone of his literary monument. The theme is one in which he has imconsciouidy mirrored his own ideals of honorable obligation, as well as one which presents a wholesome lesson to young soldiers who have taken an oath to do faithful service to a nation.Davis, an American author of romantic novels and short stories, was also the best known reporter of his generation. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. ; 7.30 X 4.80 X 0.40 inches; 43 pages 
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The Clansman, An Historical Romance of the Ku Klux Klan, Dixon, Thomas
19 Dixon, Thomas The Clansman, An Historical Romance of the Ku Klux Klan
New York Doubleday, Page & Company 1907 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Arthur L. Keller Signed by Author
Original 1907 edition not a reprint. Inscribed "To Hamilton Owen, Sincerely, Thomas Dixon" on endpaper. Red cover with white lettering. Fading to cover with sunfading to spine. Corners dented Text clean and bright as are illustrations. Thomas Frederick Dixon Jr. (January 11, 1864 – April 3, 1946) was a Southern Baptist minister, playwright, lecturer, North Carolina state legislator, lawyer, and author. In popular literature, two early 20th-century novels by Dixon—The Clansman (1905) and The Leopard's Spots: A Romance of the White Man's Burden – 1865–1900 (1902)— romanticized white resistance to Northern/black coercion, hailing vigilante action by the KKK.[1] Film director D. W. Griffith gained fame for his adaptation of The Clansman for the screen in The Birth of a Nation (1915); the film stimulated the formation of the 20th-century version of the KKK. Rare signed copy. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 
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The Fall of a Nation  A Sequel to a Birth of a Nation, Dixon, Thomas & Charles Wilson
20 Dixon, Thomas & Charles Wilson The Fall of a Nation A Sequel to a Birth of a Nation
D. Appleton & Co 1916 First Edition; Various Hardcover Good in Poor dust jacket 
Book shows some browning to endpapers due to age. Former owners inscription in front. Dust has chips and wear at edges two larger chips missing on spine of dust.. Dust now in a brodart protective cover. The Fall of a Nation: A Sequel to the Birth of a Nation" by Thomas Dixon with illustrations by Charles Wrenn. NY Thomas Dixon (1864-1946) was born in Shelby, NC. In his day, when racist sentiments were tolerated, if not appreciated, he was a Baptist minister, popular playwright and novelist, best known for his novel "The Clansman", which was to become the inspiration for D. W. Griffith's "film "The Birth of a Nation" 
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