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Maestro Mouse and the Mystery of the Missing Baton, Barnes, Peter W. & Cheryl Shaw Barnes
1 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: 12.97 USD
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2 Finley, Martha Holidays At Roselands
New York , NY Dodd, Mead & Co 1898 First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cloth cover. Very nice looking book. Clean sharp design in cover. No inscriptions. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 12mo; 354 pages 
Price: 16.97 USD
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In Retrospect  The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam (Author Signed), McNamara, Robert S.
3 McNamara, Robert S. In Retrospect The Tragedy and Lessons of Vietnam (Author Signed)
Crown 1995 0812925238 / 9780812925234 First Edition; Seventh Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed 3/18/96. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Robert Strange McNamara (June 9, 1916 July 6, 2009)[4] was an American business executive and the eighth Secretary of Defense, serving under Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson from 1961 to 1968, during which time he played a large role in escalating the United States involvement in the Vietnam War.[5] Following that, he served as President of the World Bank from 1968 to 1981. McNamara was responsible for the institution of systems analysis in public policy, which developed into the discipline known today as policy analysis.[6] McNamara consolidated intelligence and logistics functions of the Pentagon into two centralized agencies: the Defense Intelligence Agency and the Defense Supply Agency.Prior to public service, McNamara was one of the "Whiz Kids" who helped rebuild Ford Motor Company after World War II, and briefly served as Ford's President before becoming Secretary of Defense. A group of advisors he brought to the Pentagon inherited the "Whiz Kids" moniker.McNamara is the longest serving Secretary of Defense, amassing 2,595 days between 1961 and 1968. Rare signed copy.; 9.40 X 6.60 X 1.70 inches; 414 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 89.97 USD
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Amusement Devices, Taylors Game Shop, Columbia City, Indiana, Taylor, C. O.
4 Taylor, C. O. Amusement Devices, Taylors Game Shop, Columbia City, Indiana
Columbia City, Ind. C. O. Taylor 1940 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Colorfully illustrated blue, gold, yellow and white cover booklet. Minor notations inside. Used by carnival and circus vendors to order items such as ball outfits, kids, cats (stuffed knockdown devices). Some devices that are illustrated include- milk bottles, cartoon head, lapland dolls, big Tom Puss, The Owl, The monkey family, Our simp, The kinks, etc. Also carnival concession and game tents. "Our late idea of a combination punk and bottle hood (price 16 ft x 16 ft $100)". Taylor's Game Shop was located at 608 Van Buren St. Columbia City, Indiana. Very scarce. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Booklet is very rare.; Illustrations and photos 
Price: 79.97 USD
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