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The Northland Rock and Mineral Club Presents The 13th Annual Convention, Eastern Federation of Mineralogical & Lapidary Societies, June 19-22, 1963

By: N/A

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Lake Placid, The Northland Rock & Mineral Club: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022088

Condition: Good


Unpaginated (28pp.). Original pictorial wraps, stapled as issued. Illustrated (adverts.). Rare. The OCLC Worldcat does not list any copies of this program in institutional holdings. The "Queen of Gems" and "King of Minerals" for this show happened to be Piper Laurie and Joseph Morgenstern, respectively. Piper Laurie is an actress who won an Academy Award for her role in The Hustlers (opposite Paul Newman). She also starred in films with Ronald Reagan (whom she dated before he married Nancy), Tony Curtis and Rock Hudson. She was nominated for another Academy Award for he... View more info

Pleiades Club Year Book 1918-19

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Pleiades Club: 1919

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 009129

Condition: Very Good


138pp. Original maroon cloth with lettering stamped in gilt. Illustrated with plates by Herb Roth, E.H. Miner, Dan Smith, George Burroughs Torrey, Samuel Cahan, Harry Stoner, C.W. Kahles, Will Simmons, Ben Kutcher, Lee Conrey, C.F. Peters, Jo Lemon, S. Wendell Mitchell, H. Gurnee, Mildred Gatlin, Archie Gunn, Ann Brockman, F.W. Read, Gordon Ross, Edward F. Foley (photographic plate). Alfred Jackson (signed by the artist boldly across the bottom of the illustration), and C.H. de Lugo. In addition to the Jackson signature, the poem by Arthur E. Stahlschmidt ("The Song of the Deep") is si... View more info

Sing with the Wind

By: Abbott, Winston O.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: South Windsor, Inspiration House: 1972

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 018716

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (56pp.). Illustrated. This copy signed by the author and illustrator on the title page. Traces of spotting to the bottom edge. Some stain to the heel of the joint at the back panel. Some chipping to the jacket. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Life, the Universe and Everything

By: Adams, Douglas

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, Harmony Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 023150

Condition: Near Fine


227pp. 1st Edition. Original black cloth with lettering and decoration stamped in neon green foil. Purple endpapers. This copy signed by the author on the half title. The third and final book in the Hitchhiker trilogy. Tiny, light brown colored stain to the bottom edge of the text block, not bleeding into the bottom margin at all. Traces of wear to the edges of the jacket. View more info

Wanted: A Husband

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin & Co.: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 997

Condition: Good


257pp. Illustrated by Frederic Dorr Steele. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Corners bumped. Light soil. Some spotting to the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Buffalo Calf Road Woman: The Story of a Warrior of the Little Bighorn

By: Agonito, Rosemary & Joseph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Guilford, Twodot: 2006

Edition: Second Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 012132

Condition: Near Fine


242pp. This copy signed by the authors on the title page. Only traces of wear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Earth, The Operator's Manual

By: Alley, Richard B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020244

Condition: Fine


479pp. Original green paper over black, spine lettering stamped in white. This copy signed by the author on the title page. PBS companion volume to the documentary of the same name. Alley is considered a leading authority on climate change global warming. View more info

Adirondack Counting: A Counting Adventure to the 46 Highest Peaks of the Adirondacks

By: Amsel, Sheri

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Utica, North Country Books: 2007

Edition: Second Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 014660

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (29pp.). Coloring book, unused. This copy briefly inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Front cover creased vertically. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Days of Thrills and Adventure

By: Barbour, Alan G.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1970

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017266

Condition: Near Fine


168pp. Illustrated. A history of the Golden Age of the serial; from the 1930's to the 1950's. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Barbour was editor and publisher of Screen Facts Magazine and one of the creators of Cinefax Books. He was the leading expert on the history of the serials. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

It's Bridge, Baby: How to Be a Player in Ten Easy Lessons

By: Bayone, Jeff with Amanda Beesley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Riverhead Books: 1998

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 008923

Condition: Very Good


349pp. Illustrated. This copy briefly inscribed and signed by the author on the verso of the half title. Bayone is the owner of the Manhattan Bridge Club. Wraps creased at the corners. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Grandma According to Me

By: Beil, Karen Magnuson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Dell: 1992

Edition: Second Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007566

Condition: Fine


Unpaginated (28pp.). Illustrated. This copy warmly inscribed and signed by the author on the page opposite the title page. Author's first book. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Ground Zero; Behind the Scenes, 10 Year Anniversary Edition

By: Bellone, Michael & Robert Barrett

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.p., Prominent Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition Thus.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019298

Condition: Near Fine


376pp. Illustrated. This copy boldly inscribed and signed by the authors on the title page. Only traces of wear. A collection of personal accounts from the World Trade Center on 9-11. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Lost Order

By: Berry, Steve

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Minotaur Books: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 023161

Condition: Fine


Original brown cloth with spine lettering stamped in mustard yellow. This copy signed by the author on the front free endpaper. "Signed Edition" indicated on the front panel of the jacket. View more info

In These Girls, Hope is a Muscle

By: Blais, Madeline

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 023550

Condition: Very Good


263pp. Illustrated. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. The author won a Pulitzer Prize for her work as a journalist with The Miami Herald. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Dedication page creased. Jacket creased with minor scuffing. View more info

Grace Brown's Love Letters

By: Brandon, Craig

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Surry NH, Surry Cottage Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 794

Condition: Fine


80pp. 1st Edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. This copy signed by the author on the title page underneath his printed name. Grace Brown's murder is fictionalized in Theodore Dreiser's An American Tragedy. This work contains the text of her love letters to Chester Gillette which were entered into evidence during Gillette's murder trial. Laid in is a ticket numbered 181 to the Chester Gillette Trial Re-enactment which was sponsored by the American Tragedy Centennial Committee and performed at the Herkimer County College Auditorium. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Murder in the Adirondacks: An American Tragedy Revisited

By: Brandon, Craig

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Utica NY, North Country Books: 2003

Edition: 9th Printing Paperback Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 879

Condition: Fine


380pp. 9th Printing of the paperback edition. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated. This copy signed by the author on the title page underneath his printed name. The detailed account of the murder of Grace Brown as told in Dreiser's American Tragedy. Bookmark from the publisher advertising the 100th anniversary edition laid in. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

On the Run

By: Brenn, David

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Mississauga, The Master's Foundation: 2010

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 018083

Condition: Very Good


140pp. Edited by Sheila Hollands. Illustrated. This copy signed by the author on the verso of the front cover. The author is the founder of a prison ministry in Canada. Spine creased. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Seeing Things

By: Brown, John Mason

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw Hill: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023205

Condition: Very Good


341pp. 1st Edition. Original pale blue cloth with lettering stamped in gilt on burgundy panels. Nice jacket design by Frances O'Brien Garfield. This copy signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Brown was a drama critic for The Saturday Review and his column bore the same title. This is a collection of his earliest work. Bookseller's ticket to the same. Corners gently bumped. Faint stain to the top edge of the text block. Light overall soil to the jacket. Spine ends chipped on the same. Numerous closed tears to the edges of the panels on the same. View more info

Sonnets from the Portugese

By: Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NY, The Limited Editions Club: 1948

Edition: Limited Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 006487

Condition: Near Fine


3pp. introduction + 44 sonnets. Original blue cloth stamped in gilt. Illustrated with gorgeous initials executed by Angelo. Limited to 1500 numbered copies signed by the illustrator on the colophon page, this copy being #623. Introduction by Louis Untermeyer. The only part of the original glassine jacket which survives is the back flap and part of the back panel. The original slipcase is unevenly browned and dampstained. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

My Special Day at Third Street School

By: Bunting, Eve

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Honesdale, Boyds Mills Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)

Seller ID: 2041

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated. This copy signed by the illustrator on the frontispiece page. Some surface peeling to the front free endpaper. Some soil to the back panel of the jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info