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1 The Later Cave-Man
Chicago, Il Rand Mcnally & Company 1927 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tan cover with black relief design on cover and black lettering on spine. Handsome set with very nice illustrations and clean text. Scarce. ; Illustrations 
Price: 13.47 USD
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2 Your Grandmother Loved Music
Enfield, NH 1984 First Impression Paperback Fine with no dust jacket 
Brown wraps. Rare. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. 
Price: 11.97 USD
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3 Your Grandmother Who Was A Teacher
Enfield, NH 1989 Paperback Fine with no dust jacket 
Brown wraps. Rare. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. 
Price: 15.71 USD
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UNDER THE LILACS, The Children's Bookshelf Edition, ALCOTT, LOUISA M. & Eunice Stephenson
4 ALCOTT, LOUISA M. & Eunice Stephenson UNDER THE LILACS, The Children's Bookshelf Edition
John C. Winston Co. 1934 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Eunice Stephenson 
Blue cover with color label. very handsome book. Minor rubs to edges. Dust has minor creases, now in Brodart mylar cover. Louisa May Alcott (November 29, 1832 – March 6, 1888) was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys.[1] Raised by her transcendentalist parents, Abigail May Alcott and Amos Bronson Alcott in New England, she grew up among many of the well-known intellectuals of the day such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau. Nevertheless, her family suffered severe financial difficulties and Alcott worked to help support the family from an early age. She began to receive critical success for her writing in the 1860s. Early in her career, she sometimes used the pen name A. M. Barnard.; Illustrations; 8.75 X 6.50 X 1.50 inches 
Price: 32.97 USD
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Englewood Coloring Book, Appleton, Dan
5 Appleton, Dan Englewood Coloring Book
New London, N.H. Country Press 1976 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Scenes from Englewood Florida made into a coloring book for children. Beach, Parks, Fish House, WENG radio station building, Marina, Canal Homes, etc. Some browing to cover. Scarce if not Rare local historical work. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 29.97 USD
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The Literary Club Papers of Eslie Asbury, Vol 1, 1926-1970, Asbury, Eslie
6 Asbury, Eslie The Literary Club Papers of Eslie Asbury, Vol 1, 1926-1970
Privately Printed 1970 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue cover with gold lettering. Inscribed "To Elizabeth Wilson, From Eslie Asbury, 12/18/70" Contains dozens of papers written by author for this time period that were presented to the Literary Club, Cincinnati, Ohio during authors 40 year membership. Includes a short historyof the club. This volume was presented to Author by his children on his seventy-fifth birthday November, 19, 1970. There was most likely no further volumes published. Rare. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 23.00 USD
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7 Author, No Children's Mission Cook Book
Canton, OH Children's Mission of Ohio 1920 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
This is the Childrens Mission cook book from the Children's Mission in Canton Ohio. Numerous contributors included. Fully Indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Contains a famous quote “We may live without poetry, music, and art;We may live without conscience, and live without heart;We may live without friends; we may live without books;But civilized man cannot live without cooks.He may live without books,—what is knowledge but grieving? 20He may live without hope,—what is hope but deceiving?He may live without love,—what is passion but pining?But where is the man that can live without dining?”? Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton ; Missing 1/08 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Kimo the Whistling Boy  A Story of Hawaii, Bailey, Alice Cooper & Lucille Holling
8 Bailey, Alice Cooper & Lucille Holling Kimo the Whistling Boy A Story of Hawaii
The Wise-Parslow Company 1928 Rainbow Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Lucille Holling 
full of fabulous full colour 'Art Deco like' illustrations and many other smaller ones by Lucille Holling.; Color Illustrations; 3.94 X 2.76 X 0.01 inches; 95 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Little Lauri of Finland  (Author Signed), Bailey, Bernadine
9 Bailey, Bernadine Little Lauri of Finland (Author Signed)
New York , NY Grosset & Dunlap 1940 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Very rare inscribed copy, "For Helen Culberson, Bernadine Freeman Bailey". Clean contents. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.97 USD
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10 Bakewell, Mary Ellis Of long ago; The children and the city
Pittsburg PA University of Pittsburgh Press 1949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Harry Schwalb 
Very good scuffed copy. Minor scrapes to paper boards. Story of growing up in the city of Pittsburgh's North Side. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Drawings; 65 pages 
Price: 20.50 USD
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Maestro Mouse and the Mystery of the Missing Baton, Barnes, Peter W. & Cheryl Shaw Barnes
11 Barnes, Peter W. & Cheryl Shaw Barnes Maestro Mouse and the Mystery of the Missing Baton
VSP Books 2005 1893622177 / 9781893622173 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by Cheryl S. Barnes. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Peter and Cheryl Barnes are an award-winning husband and wife writing/illustrating team. They specialize in writing educational books for children about special and historic places, like the Kennedy Center. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages; Signed by One Author 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Child welfare;  Selected list of books and pamphlets,, Bascom, Elva Lucile
12 Bascom, Elva Lucile Child welfare; Selected list of books and pamphlets,
American medical association 1918 First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Scarce Paperback bibliography published during WW1 on books for mothers and those working in child welfare. Includes book title, author, description, price and publication dates. Book now in archival sleeve to protect conditionWe provide delivery tracking on US orders.; 40 pages; 
Price: 11.97 USD
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The Practice of Deceit  A Novel (Author Signed), Benedict, Elizabeth
13 Benedict, Elizabeth The Practice of Deceit A Novel (Author Signed)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2005 0618563717 / 9780618563715 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author on Title Page. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. When Eric Lavender meets the attorney Colleen O'Brien Golden, his position as one of Manhattan's chic psychotherapists and most eligible bachelors suddenly loses its appeal. The sexy, stylish Colleen lures him to live with her and her young daughter in the exclusive suburb of Scarsdale. To his amazement, Eric is besotted and soon settles into the unexpected bliss of marriage and domesticity with their new baby and his loving stepdaughter. He even becomes a local hero when the police turn to him for help in resolving a hostage crisis. But Eric's transformation comes to an abrupt halt when the police knock on his door again -- this time with handcuffs. He and Colleen are caught up in an explosive conflict of interest involving their clients. When Eric discovers that Colleen has gone to extreme lengths to conceal her secret past, she retaliates with horrendous charges against him. Eric must uncover the truth before his children, his career, and his freedom are taken from him forever. As she did in her bestseller Almost, Elizabeth Benedict navigates the turbulent waters of love, law, psychology, and ethics with biting wit and penetrating insight. The Practice of Deceit is a razor-sharp novel of marriage -- and divorce -- gone awry. ; 1.2 x 9 x 6.2 Inches; 288 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.97 USD
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Toward a Better World, Booth, Evangeline
14 Booth, Evangeline Toward a Better World
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company 1928 Stated First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover shows soiling and sun fading. Pastoral notes and underlining in book. General Evangeline Cory Booth, OF (December 25, 1865 – July 17, 1950) was a British theologist and the 4th General of The Salvation Army from 1934 to 1939. She was the first woman to hold the post of General. She was born in South Hackney, London, England, the seventh of eight children born to William Booth and Catherine Mumford, who had earlier in the year founded The Christian Mission, which became the Salvation Army in 1878. General Evangeline Booth lived in Hartsdale, New York, until her death at the age of 84 from arteriosclerosis. She is interred in Kensico Cemetery, near White Plains, New York. Her home, the Evangeline Booth House, now known as St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2011. Scarce. (Wikipedia) Excellent work. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 244 pages 
Price: 15.98 USD
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The Official Handbook for Boys, 1916, Boy Scouts of America
15 Boy Scouts of America The Official Handbook for Boys, 1916
New York Boy Scouts of America 1916 Third Edition; First Impression Paperback Poor with No dust jacket as issued 
This is an original copy of the 1916 Boyscout Handbook in very poor condition but complete. Back cover has ad and the standard cover. The pages are all there but several in front are loose with tears and detached from binding. As you can see from the scan the cover is work, broken in places, and tattared. Back is some better but very tattered. some of spine is missing. Book is in a box and could be a rebind/restoration project. Scarce if not rare. ; Illustrations 
Price: 19.97 USD
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16 Brandeis, Madeline The Wee Scotch Piper
New York , NY A. Flanagan Co 1929 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 
Blue cover with black and red print. Colorful Dust has minor tears, but now in brodart (plastic) cover. Scarce in this condition.; Photos; 159 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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A Company of Heroes   Personal Memories about the Real Band of Brothers and the Legacy They Left Us, Brotherton, Marcus
17 Brotherton, Marcus A Company of Heroes Personal Memories about the Real Band of Brothers and the Legacy They Left Us
New York Berkley Hardcover 2010 0425234207 / 9780425234204 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by four of the band of brothers from Easy Company, Brad Freeman, Earl McClung, and Buck Compton, and Bob Noody. Signing witnessed by seller in 2010. A revealing portrait of the lives of the men who fought for our freedom during some of the darkest days the world has ever known-men who returned home with a newfound wisdom and honor that they passed on to their families and who continue to inspire new generations of Americans. Compiled from the veterans' notes, journals, letters, photographs, and the author's personally conducted interviews with the surviving contributors, this unique volume features the never-before-told stories of the Band of Brothers from more than twenty children and other family members. Marcus Brotherton is a New York Times bestselling author and collaborative writer known for his books with high-profile public figures, humanitarians, inspirational leaders, and military personnel.Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Extremely Rare.; Photographs; 1.5 x 9.6 x 7.1 Inches; 368 pages; p; Signed by Collection of Signatures 
Price: 189.97 USD
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18 Brumfield, J. C. The Greatest in the Kingdom
Chicago, Ill International Child Evangelism Fellowship 1943 First Edition; Second Printing Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Grey blue cover with dark blue print. Cover shows soiling. Looks as though moisture has stained pages. Otherwise clean. Rare imprint. This booklet is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Booklet Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages 
Price: 7.98 USD
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A record of the descendants of James Smith Brown and Polly Maria   Brown including their allied families  A sequence to the progenitors and ... between 1910-1930 and published in 1938, Bryant, Blanche Brown
19 Bryant, Blanche Brown A record of the descendants of James Smith Brown and Polly Maria Brown including their allied families A sequence to the progenitors and ... between 1910-1930 and published in 1938
Tangerine, FL B.B. Bryant 1962 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Reddish brown cover with gold lettering. Includes rare black and white photo of children of James S. Brown taken in 1905. Fully indexed. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Taylor; 110 pages 
Price: 79.97 USD
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BARBARA BUSH (Author Signed)  A Memoir, Bush, Barbara
20 Bush, Barbara BARBARA BUSH (Author Signed) A Memoir
New York , NY Charles Scribners Sons 1994 0025196359 / 9780025196353 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Violet cover. Dust not price clipped. Original signature on bookplate in addition to machine signature. Very clean almost new condition. Mrs. Bush is an engaging women that through adversity and trial will be remembered for her strength and poise. After her husband (George Bush Sr.) finished his presidency she became a well known speaker and advoate for literacy. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Rare signed copy.; Photos; 1.9 x 9.56 x 6.52 Inches; 512 pages;

Barbara Bush is certainly among the most popular First Ladies ever to live in the White House. Politics aside, people worldwide have come to admire her wit, her candor and compassion, as well as her unswerving devotion to her husband and children.

In her memoir, Mrs. Bush for the first time gives readers a very private look at a life lived in the public eye for more than twenty-five years. She begins with a compelling portrait of her early years, including: growing up in Rye, New York, and meeting George Bush; life as a young bride and mother, moving far away from home to West Texas; and the almost unbearable pain of losing a child.

With contemporary American history as the backdrop, Mrs. Bush remembers the shock of learning that her fiancé has been shot down in the Pacific during World War II; the disbelief when a black friend is refused service in a Southern restaurant in the 1950s; and the fear when she is caught in the middle of a student protest march in the 1960s.

She recounts her years in public life, from first moving to Washington when George Bush was elected to Congress; to her experience living in New York as the wife of the Ambassador to the United Nations and in China as wife of the U.S. envoy. She talks candidly about the ups and downs of three presidential campaigns and describes her role as the wife of the Vice President, culminating in the climactic White House years.

Drawing upon excerpts from her diary, which she has compiled for more than thirty years, Mrs. Bush takes us behind the scenes of the Persian Gulf conflict and the end of the Cold War. She talks about both the Bushes' struggle to overcome Graves' disease and how she faced the controversy that erupted at Wellesley College before her commencement speech.

Through the friendships she developed over the years with world leaders and their spouses, we meet and get to know the Gorbachevs, the Thatchers, the Mitterrands, the Mubaraks, and many others. And she tells us why she threw so much of her energy and compassion behind the important cause of making more Americans literate.

This memoir includes hundreds of the funny, often self-deprecating, and occasionally touching anecdotes for which Mrs. Bush is well known: surprising a rat while swimming in the White House pool; accidentally stomping on Boris Yeltsin's foot under the table during a state dinner; wearing a $29 pair of shoes for her husband's inaugural ball.

She also talks about the disappointments of the 1992 presidential campaign and the joys of rediscovering private life, including driving and cooking again for the first time in twelve years.

This is a warm and funny memoir that will charm Mrs. Bush's millions of admirers and earn her many more.; Signed by Author 
Price: 399.97 USD

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