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1.

Black and Blue: The Golden Arm, the Robinson Boys, and the 1966 World Series That Stunned America

New York: Little, Brown and Company, (2006). Hardcover. 8vo. Fine in fine white and grey illustrated dust jacket with black and and blue title to front panel and black and white title to spine panel. Pristine interior with several pages of photographic illustrations. Index, 278 pages. BALT/062316. Fine / Fine.
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Dickens and the Parent-Child Relationship. Arthur A. Adrian.

Dickens and the Parent-Child Relationship

Athens, OH, London: Ohio University Press, (1984). Hardcover. 8vo. Fine in maroon cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Letter from publisher to potential reviewers laid in. Pristine interior with illustrations throughout. Near fine light blue dust jacket with red and blue title and illustration to front and rear panels and blue title to spine panel. Slight fading to spine panel. Very slight edgewear and rubbing to rear panel. Index, 169 pages. LIT/062416. Fine / Near Fine.
[Book #29470]
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The Andersen Fairy Book: The Tailes of Hans Andersen. illustrators, Hans Andersen, Forence Choate, Elizabeth Curtis.

The Andersen Fairy Book: The Tailes of Hans Andersen

New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1926. Hardcover. 4to. Orange cloth covered boards with black title to front board and to spine. Color illustration to front board. Light browning to spine and light rubbing to rear board. Minor bumping to spine ends. Front interior hinge is starting but binding remains tight. Else is clean and bright with lovely illustrations throughout. Illustrated end pages. 416 pages. CHILD/052416. Very Good.
[Book #29351]
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4.

Astounding Science Fiction Noc. 1958: A Bicycle Built for Brew. First of Two Parts.

Astounding Science Fiction, 1958. Paperback. 8vo. Illustrated paper wrappers with white title to black spine. Writing on front cover and minor creasing to wraps and spine. Small closed tears to head and foot of hinges. Yellowing to pages though text remains bright. Illustrations throughout. 162 pages. LIT/042916. Very Good.
[Book #29307]
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5.

Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East

New York: Doubleday, 2013. Hardcover. First Edition, later printing. "A thrilling and revelatory narrative of one of the most epic and consequential episodes in twentieth-century history - the Arab Revolt and the secret Great Game to control the Middle East" (jacket). Fine in red cloth with black paper covered boards titled in gilt on spine. In light blue illustrated dust jacket with bronze metallic title to front cover and spine panel. Pristine. 577 pages. MID/050416. Fine / Fine.
[Book #29325]
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6.
Gems that Sparkle All the Year Round. Anonymous.

Gems that Sparkle All the Year Round

Philadelphia and Baltimore: Fisher & Brother, (1864). Hardcover. Scarce little book of uplifting anecdotes. Bound in original grey-brown cloth with gilt title and floral design to front cover and embossed rear cover. Lightly bumped and chipped. Missing front free endpaper. Some pulling away of signatures from book having been opened flat. Several illustrations throughout. a.e.g. Very good. 3 x 4 inches. 144 pages. LIT/060616. Very Good.
[Book #29387]
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My Son's Book. Anonymous.

My Son's Book

New York: F.W. Bradley & Co. 1839. Hardcover. "By the author of 'My Daughter's Manual.'"A guide for a young man leaving the parental home on how to succeed in the world. It addresses integrity, self-denial, choice of company, cleanliness, etiquette, chastity, and honor, among many other subjects.Bound in original brown cloth with gilt urn to cover and title to spine. Bumped and stains, with small splits along front joints. Hinges are tender but text block is tight. Lacking free front endpaper, with a torn rear free endpaper, and soiling to pastedown. Frontis illustration of a man and his son. a.e.g. Very good minus. 3 x 5.25 inches. 192 pages. AMER/060616. Very Good -.
[Book #29386]
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8.

The Story of Little White Squibba

London: Chatto & Windus, 1966. Hardcover. Publised posthumously by the author's daughter, it is a rewrite of Bannerman's most popular book Little Black Sambo. In this version Sambo is replaced by a little white girl, Squibba. Bannerman's daughter pieced the story together based on a collection of notes and doodles that her mother left after her death. Bound in illustrated blue cloth boards with white title to spine and front cover. Minor rubbing to hinges, corners, and edges of boards. There are a few spots of soiling to the interior, but it is clean overall. 5.5 inches tall. 64 pages. CHILD/062315. Very Good.
[Book #29451]
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An Album of Character Sketches from Dickens. A Souvenir presented to the readers of "Cassell's Family Magazine," upon the Occasion of its Enlargement, December, 1896

London: Cassell & Company, Ltd, 1896. Paperback. Includes 16 full page illustrations in black and white of various Dickens' characters including: Bill Sikes, Sydney Carton, Mr. Peggotty, Mrs. Gamp, Betsy Trotwood, Alfred Jingle, Esq., Captain Cuttle, Mr. Pickwick, The Two Wellers, Mr. Micawber, Uriah Heep, Little Dorrit, Caleb Plummer, Mr. Pecksniff, Rogue Riderhood, and Little Nell and Her Grandfathers. Aside from the contents page, there is no text - only illustrations (which are each titled). Bound in off-white side stapled paper wrappers titled in purple on the front panel. The covers are nearly seperated from the text block and are chipped / worn along the edges with a few spots of foxing and a short closed tear to the front cover. A few spots of foxing to interior, but very clean and bright overall. Unpaginated. [18 pages] LIT/062316. Very Good.
[Book #29454]
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10.

The Wizard of Oz

Boston and Bath: Barefoot Books, 1994. Hardcover. 32mo - 4.5" x 3". Fine in illustrated yellow paper covered boards with blue title to front board and spine. Pristine interior with black and white illustrations throughout. 263 pages. Fine.
[Book #29373]
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11.

Basic Baltimorese: An Illustrated Guide for Getting Around in Balamer, Murlin

Baltimore: Armand and Gordon Beard, 1979. Paperback. 8vo. Orange and white side stapled paper wrappers with black and orange title and illustrations to front wrapper. Ring from a drink to front cover and previous price in pen to front cover, else clean. Pristine interior with illustrations on every page. Unpaginated. BALT/062316. Near Fine.
[Book #29457]
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Basic Baltimorese III: An Illustrated Guide for Getting Around in Balamer, Murlin. Gordon Beard, Mike Ric, illustrator.

Basic Baltimorese III: An Illustrated Guide for Getting Around in Balamer, Murlin

Baltimore: Gordon Beard, 1999. Paperback. All New Words! Bound in blue and white side stapled paper wrappers with black and blue title and illustrations to front wrapper. Small spot of soiling to front cover. Pristine interior with illustrations on every page. Unpaginated. BALT/042516. Near Fine.
[Book #29290]
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13.
Shirley Temple. Authorized Edition. Jerome Beatty.

Shirley Temple. Authorized Edition

Akron, OH: The Saalfield Publishing Company, 1935. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue cloth backed illustrated paper covered boards with black title to spine. Minor bumping to edges and corners. Interior is very clean with bright text and many photographic illustrations. Slight browning to margins of pages; this does not effect text. Previous owner's name written in pencil to front free end page. Tight binding. A nice copy. 107 pages. CHIL/051616. Very Good.
[Book #29349]
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Baltimore: A Picture History, 1858-1958.

Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society / Bodine and Associates, 1968. Hard Cover. Size quarto. Brown cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine and gilt illustration to front cover. Clean and bright with illustrations throughout. Yellow and grey illustrated dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. A few chips to edges of jacket. 153 pages. Baltimore. BALT/062116. Fine / Very Good.
[Book #29432]
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The Tugg's at Ramsgate and Other Sketches Illustrative of Every-Day Life and Every-Day People ... To Which is Added The Pantomime of Life. Boz, Charles Dickens.

The Tugg's at Ramsgate and Other Sketches Illustrative of Every-Day Life and Every-Day People ... To Which is Added The Pantomime of Life

Philadelphia: Carey, Lea, & Blanchard, 1837. Hardcover. First Edition. Contains 22 stories including: The Tugg's at Ramsgate, The Streets by Morning, The Streets by Night, Making a Night of It, Criminal Courts, Scotland-Yard, The New Year, Meditations in Monmouth-Street, Our Next-Door Neighbour, The Hospital Patient, Seven Dials, The Mistaken Milliner, Doctors' Commons, Misplaced Attachment of Mr. John Dounce, Vauxhall Gardens by Day, A Parliamentary Sketch with a Few Portraits, Mr. Minns and His Cousin, The Last Cab-Driver and the First Omnibus Cab, The Parlour Orator, The First of May, The Drunkard's Death, and The Pantomime of Life. In original paper covered boards with tan linen spine. The edges of the boards and corners are well worn and the covers are stained. The paper title label to spine is heavily chipped and scuffed. Lacks front free endpaper and there is an open tear to the rear endpaper. Split to interior front hinge. Small spots of foxing and dampstaining throughout; although, text remains bright and legible. 204 pages. LIT/062216. Good.
[Book #29437]
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Under the Management of Mr. Charles Dickens: His Production of "The Frozen Deep"

Ithaca, NY: Cornell Univeristy Press, (1966). Hardcover. 8vo. Fine in very good green and white price clipped and illustrated dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Minor rubbing and slight foxing to dust jacket. Pristine interior. 173 pages. LIT/062416. Fine / Very Good.
[Book #29478]
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Twelve Extra Illustrations to the Pickwick Papers

London: Arthur W. Waters and Holland Bros, 1921. Paperback. Thin quarto. A portfolio of 12 loose prints. The cream colored paper portfolio is titled in black on the front panel. The edges of the portfolio are worn and the top corners are creased. The interior prints are bright and clean; although, each is bumped on the top corner. The creasing to the paper from the bump only effects the margin. Suitable for framing. Unpaginated. [12 pages.] LIT/062316. Very Good.
[Book #29456]
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XI LXIVMOS: Memoirs of a Bibliomidget. Anne C. Bromer.

XI LXIVMOS: Memoirs of a Bibliomidget

Vancouver BC and Boston: Heavenly Monkey and Bromer Booksellers, 2015. Hardcover. Number 71 of 85 regular copies. There were also also 35 deluxe copies. Twenty-six years after their last publication, Anne Bromer has written a charming memoir about the eleven printed miniature books she produced with her husband and partner David from 1977 to 1989. In the book she relates brief stories of pleasure, coincidence, and difficulty for each of their publications, followed by a detailed bibliographic description. The regular edition of 85 copies was set in eight-point Centaur and Arrighi types and printed on dampened Somerset Book paper. It is bound by Sarah Creighton in a printed vine-patterned paper over boards. The design was created by Francesca Lohmann, who also drew the book’s interior foliage. The book itself is a miniature measuring 2.25 x 2.75 inches. In fine condition. 72 pages. PRI/051116. Fine.
[Book #29337]
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ABC for Book Collectors.

Oak Knoll Press and British Library, 2004. Hardcover. Eighth Edition. An excellent reference of book terminology with 490 entries arranged alphabetically. Fine in brown cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Clean and bright. In fine brown dust jacket with yellow title to spine and front panels. The jacket is in a clear plastic cover that is removable. 232 pages. BOB/062116. Fine / Fine.
[Book #29426]
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The Oxford Companion to American Military History.

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Hardcover. This comprehensive work has over 1,000 entries on every aspect of American military history, written by some 500 distinguished contributors. In near fine condition on very good dust jacket. 916 pages including index. MIL/042716. Near Fine / Very Good.
[Book #29297]
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If there were no books ... there would be no Unicorns! PRINT. Cheloniidae Press, Alan James Robinson.

If there were no books ... there would be no Unicorns! PRINT

Chelonnidae Press, 2016. 3 of 100 copies. Signed and numbered by the artist. This is Cheloniidae Press's first new work in twenty years. It is a letterpress printed broadside featuring an image of a unicorn and the quote "If there were no books ... there would be no Unicorns!" Printed by Master Printer Art Larson from a relief etching by Alan James Robinson on on archival Cranes Lettra paper. Size: 11 x 14 inches. PRI/062016. Fine.
[Book #29422]
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22.

Charles Dickens, A Critical Study

New York: Dodd Mead & Company, 1911. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good in maroon cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor fading to spine. Inscription to previous owner to front free end page. Else is clean and bright. 299 pages. LIT/062816. Very Good.
[Book #29505]
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The Bookman Booklets: Charles Dickens

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1903. Hardcover. Very good in red cloth boards with black title and decoration to front cover. Minor fading to spine. A few light smudge marks to interior, but clean overall. Includes numerous illustrations. 44 pages plus two pages of ads. LIT/062316. Very Good.
[Book #29463]
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Dickens and the 1830s

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1990). Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Minor bumping to top right corners of boards. Pristine interior. Black and white illustrated dust jacket with white and silver title to front and spine panels. Light bump to top right corners of dust jacket. Index, 208 pages. LIT/062216. Near Fine / Near Fine.
[Book #29435]
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25.

Iolani; or, Tahiti As It Was

Princeton: Princeton University Press, (1999). Hardcover. 8vo. Fine in fine illustrated green dust jacket with green and red title to front panel and white title to red and orange spine panel. Pristine interior. 205 pages. LIT/060816. Fine / Fine.
[Book #29402]
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