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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

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

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 ends. Text browned. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. 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

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

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

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 #M5060. 50 cents cover price. A scarce paperback edition. The OCLC Worldcat locates eight copies in institutional holdings. ... 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

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

The Mad King

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Ace Books:

Seller ID: 021565

Condition: Good


255pp. + advert. Cover art by Frank Frazetta. Series # F-270. Wraps creased. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. View more info

Back to the Stone Age

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Ace Books:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021049

Condition: Good


121pp. + 3pp. adverts. Original pictorial wraps (design by Roy Krenkel Jr.). Ace series #F-245. Ink checkmarks to one page of the adverts. Wraps creased. Small ownership inscription to the first prelim. Some separation along the front joint. Text browned. View more info

The Mucker

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books: 1966

Edition: First Ballantine Printing

Seller ID: 021588

Condition: Very Good


320pp. 1st Ballantine Printing. Original pictorial wraps. #U6039. Cover price 75 cents. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. Wraps browned on the verso. Spine ends lightly rubbed. View more info

The Lost Continent

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Ace Books:

Seller ID: 021648

Condition: Very Good


123pp. + 5pp. adverts. Cover art by Frank Frazzeta. Series #49291. Cover price 60 cents. Back cover stained. Otherwise a very tight copy, front cover and spine clean and square. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. View more info

Tarzan and the City of Gold

By: Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books: 1964

Edition: First Ballantine Printing

Seller ID: 021657

Condition: Very Good


190pp. + 2pp. adverts. Cover art by Dick Powers. Series #U2016. Text browned. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. View more info

The Black Camp

By: Cameron, Lou

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Gold Medal Books: 1963

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 013451

Condition: Near Fine


175pp. + 1pp. ad. Traces of wear. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

The Saint Meets His Match

By: Charteris, Leslie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Avon Publishing: 1952

Edition: First Avon Edition.

Seller ID: 023367

Condition: Very Good


222pp. + 2pp. adverts. 1st Avon Printing. Original pictorial wraps. Avon series #489. Rubbed at the heel of the front joint. Text browned. View more info

Childhood's End

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books: 1960

Edition: Fourth Printing.

Seller ID: 014157

Condition: Very Good


214pp. Text browned. Faint dampstain along the top margin of the text block, not effecting the printed text. Spine cocked. Back wrap unevenly browned. Text browned. Series #398 K. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Surfing: All the Young Wave Hunters

By: Cleary, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Signet Books: 1967

Edition: First Signet Printing

Seller ID: 021766

Condition: Very Good


126pp. + 2pp. adverts. 1st Signet Printing. Original pictorial wraps. Illustrated, including three folding plates. Series #Q3216. Tape ghosts near the heel of the spine. Text browned. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. Light scuffing to the wraps. The spine is square and uncreased. View more info

Apache

By: Comfort, Will Levington

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1952

Edition: First Bantam Printing

Seller ID: 023392

Condition: Good


202pp. 1st Bantam Printing. Original pictorial wraps. Series #922. Some residue to the front cover. Joints rubbed. Some creasing. Ownership inscription to the first prelim. View more info

The Outlaws

By: Conrad, Tod

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Horwitz Publications: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021641

Condition: Good


146pp. Bar fight scene cover art. Series #PB206. Back cover soiled. Joints rubbed. Wraps creased at the corners. Text browned. Australian western. Fairly uncommon. View more info