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Saturday Review Reader No. 3

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1954

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 009595

Condition: Very Good


200pp. 28 articles, 8 poems. Bantam Giant, A1242. Bottom corner creased on the front wrap and the first few pages if the text. Otherwise an exceptionally bright copy. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The $64,000 Question: Official Quiz Book

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Dell First Edition: 1955

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017061

Condition: Good


160pp. #79 in the Dell First Edition series. Wraps creased. Text browned. Verso of the covers and the endpapers foxed. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Pocket Bible

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Washington Square Press: 1961

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 022779

Condition: Good


461pp. + advert. Wraps soiled and a little insect eaten. Text browned. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. Series #W584. View more info

Under Two Flags

By: "Ouida" (Rame, Maria Louise)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott: 1891

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 006717

Condition: Good


652pp. Part of the Lippincott Series of Select Novels (No. 25). Wraps creased. Spine ends chipped. Several pages carelessly dogeared at one corner. Some dampstain to the text. Quite scarce in this edition. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Arizona Feud

By: Adams, Frank R.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Dell: 1941

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 013433

Condition: Very Good


222pp. + 2pp. ads. Dell Mapback with a color map printed on the back cover depicting events in the story. Dell #413. Wraps creased. Stray pen marks on the spine. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Ten Years to Doomsday

By: Anderson, Chester & Michael Kurland

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Pyramid Books: 1964

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011649

Condition: Very Good


158pp. + 2pp. ads. Faint number 19 in grease pencil on the front wrap. Traces of wear to the wraps. Text a bit browned--common for this title. Pyramid #R-1015. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Basketball for the Player, the Fan and the Coach

By: Auerbach, Arnold "Red"

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1957

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 021943

Condition: Very Good


207pp. + 3pp. index + advert. 1st Printing of the Revised and Enlarged Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. Series #C-289. Cover price 35 cents. Auerbach was the coach of the Boston Celtics for the 1956-57 championship (they beat the Syracuse Nationals to advance to the final that year). Foreword by Marty Glickman. Scarce in this printing. OCLC Worldcat locates only two copies of this edition in institutional holdings. Faint tape ghosts at the spine ... View more info

The Best of Mr. Fortune Stories

By: Bailey, H.C.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1942

Edition: First Pocket Book Printing

Seller ID: 021701

Condition: Very Good


366pp. + 10pp. adverts. Series #190. Joints rubbed. Some creasing. Ownership inscription to the first blank prelim. View more info

Incident at Sun Mountain

By: Ballard, Todhunter

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Popular Library: 1953

Edition: First Popular Library Printing

Seller ID: 021674

Condition: Very Good


191pp. + advert. Series #492. Top corner chipped. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Spine gently creased vertically. View more info

The Universe and Dr. Einstein

By: Barnett, Lincoln

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Mentor Book: 1952

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 009686

Condition: Very Good


140pp. + 4pp. ads. Illustrated. Foreword by Albert Einstein. Laminate just starting to bubble. Some creasing. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Victim

By: Bellow, Saul

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Press: 1956

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 007676

Condition: Very Good


294pp. Rubbing to the extremities. A nice copy of an early paperback edition by Bellow. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

My Ten Years in a Quandry and How They Grew

By: Benchley, Peter

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Book: 1947

Edition: First Pocket Book Printing

Seller ID: 022580

Condition: Very Good


209pp. + 6pp. adverts. Illustrated. Series #449. Spine ends chipped. Light soil. Ownership inscription to the half title. Joints rubbed. View more info

Out of My Trunk: Milton Berle's Joke Book

By: Berle, Milton

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1948

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 017417

Condition: Good


152pp. + 2pp. ads (listing to this title). #550 in the series. Laminate is peeling on the edges all around. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

My Philadelphia Father

By: Biddle, Cordelia Drexel & Kyle Crichton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1963

Edition: First Pocket Book Printing

Seller ID: 022846

Condition: Very Good


245pp. + 3pp. adverts. 1st Pocket Book Printing. Original Pictorial Wraps. Illustrated. The biography of Colonel Anthony Drexel Biddle, the Philly millionaire who took up amateur boxing and became an amateur champ. The book was made into a film by Walt Disney called The Happiest Millionaire, supposedly one of the last live action films he personally produced. The film starred Fred MacMurray, Greer Garson, Geraldine Page and was the debut for Tommy Steele. Series #M... View more info

In the Midst of Life and Other Tales

By: Bierce, Ambrose

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Signet Classics: 1961

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 019787

Condition: Very Good


256pp. Afterword by Marcus Cunliffe. Series #CP 60. Inked price on the front. A few stray, quite minor marks to the back cover. A fairly clean copy. View more info

The Delicate Prey and Other Stories

By: Bowles, Paul

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Signet Books: 1956

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 021585

Condition: Very Good


192pp. 2nd Printing. Original pictorial wraps (cemetery motif). Series #1296. Original price, 25 cents. Spine creased vertically. Text browned. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. View more info

Silvertip

By: Brand, Max

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1946

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 013415

Condition: Good


168pp. + 2pp. ads. Wraps creased. Front free endpaper creased. Marker strike across the bottom edge of the text block (remaindered?). Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The New AToms Bombshell

By: Browne, Robert

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books Del Rey: 1980

Edition: First Printing.

Seller ID: 011647

Condition: Good


212pp. + 2pp. ads. Text browned. Some creasing to the wraps. The bottom edge of the text block shows dampstain across half of the text; evident within the printed text, but faint. Ballantine #28661. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Promise

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Bartholomew House: 1946

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 022179

Condition: Very Good


280pp. + 2pp. adverts. Bart House #21. 25 cents cover price. Some creasing to the wraps. Text browned. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. View more info

Come, My Beloved

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1955

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 022180

Condition: Very Good


309pp. + 3pp. adverts. Series #C108. 35 cents cover price. Text browned. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. Light rubbing to the joints. View more info