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  • O'Brian, Patrick:  Treason's Harbour.  London: Collins, 1983. First Edition. Near fine but an x-library copy which has been rebound in simulated red cloth covered boards with the typical cancelation marks & pocket. In a very good+ dust jacket with very moderate rubbing at the corners and ends of the spine area. The ninth volume in the Aubrey/Maturin series. This title was never published in the US in a hardbound format until W. W. Norton recently re-published the series in a uniform dust jacket set. Only 5,250 copies of the first edition were published.
    TB12008  $100.00



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  The Hundred Days.  London: HarperCollins Pub., 1998. First Edition. Fine in dark blue cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine. fine. This is the true first edition as the first UK edition preceded the first US version. The 19th volume in the Aubury/Maturin series which takes place after Napoleon escaped from Elba and Aubury has been appointed to command a squadron.
    TB07235  $22.50



  • Click on Image to expandO'Brian, Patrick:  Patrick O'Brian: Critical Essays and a Bibliography.  New York: W. W. Norton, 1994. First Edition. Fine in dark blue cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine with minor dust staining to the top edge of the text block. An octavo measuring 9" by 6" with the "erratum" slip laid-in at the front of the book. In a fine dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap. Edited by A. E. Cunningham. Numerous essays by critics, historians and admirers including Charlton Heston as well as a thorough bibliography.
    TB29225  $20.00



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  The Rendezvous.  New York: W. W. Norton, 1994. 1st US Edition. Fine, In a fine dust jacket. The first UK edition preceded the US version and was known as Collected Short Stories.
    TB04849  $10.00



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  The Golden Ocean.  New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 1994. First Edition by W. W. Norton & Co.. Fine in 1/4 dark blue cloth and paper covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine and with a prior owner's name and date on the first free end paper. In a fine dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap. Originally published in the UK in 1956 and published the following year in the US by The John Day Company.
    TB19920  $10.00



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  The Wine-Dark Sea.  New York: W. W. Norton Co., 1993. Fifth Printing. . Fine, in half cloth and paper covered boards with gilt lettering and an embossed "POB" on the front cover with a gift inscription on the first free end page. In a fine but price clipped dust jacket. The 16th volume in the Aubury-Maturin series.
    TB26147  $10.00



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  Men-of-War.  New York: W. W. Norton Company, 1995. First Edition, First printing. Fine in brown cloth covered boards. In a fine dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap. A well illustrated book describing life in Nelson's Navy. Reprinted in the U.S. for the first time by W. W. Norton from the British first edition of 1974.
    TB11720  $7.50



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  Testimonies.  New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 1993. First by Norton. Near fine in 1/2 red cloth and decorated paper covered boards. In a near fine dust jacket with the price clipped from the front flap. Originally printed in the UK in 1952 this was the author's first novel. That first edition can easily fetch more than $600 in collectable condition.
    TB14805  $7.50



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  The Unknown Shore.  New York: W. W. Norton, 1995. First Edition. Fine in 1/4 tan cloth and blue paper covered boards with blue text on the spine and with a prior owner's name and date on the first free end paper. In a fine dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap. Originally published in Great Britain in 1959. This is a prequil to O'Brian's Aubrey/Maturin series.
    TB26148  $6.00



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  The Commodore.  New York: W.W. Norton, 1995. First U.S. Edition. Fine, In a fine dust jacket. The seventeenth volume in the Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin series.
    TB02793  $5.00



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  The Commodore.  New York: W.W. Norton, 1995. First U.S. Edition. Fine, In a fine dust jacket. The seventeenth volume in the Jack Aubrey and Stephen Maturin series.
    TB03007  $5.00



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  The Yellow Admiral.  New York: W.W. Norton, 1995. First Edition, First printing. Fine in 1/4 blue cloth and paper covered boards with a blind embossed POB on the front board and with a prior owner's name and date on the first free end paper. In a fine dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap. The sequel to O'Brian's book: The Commodore and the 18th volume in the Aubrey/Maturin series.
    TB15216  $5.00



  • O'Brian, Patrick:  Blue at the Mizzen.  New York: W. W. Norton, 1999. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in 1/4 blue cloth and paper covered boards with a very slight roll to the spine. In a fine dust jacket. The 20th volume in the Jack Aubrey and Stephen Marturin cannon.
    TB20739  $5.00



  • O'Brien, Tim:  The Nuclear Age.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985. First Edition, First printing. Fine, In a near fine dust jacket with a hint of wear to the spine ends. Signed by the author on the title page.
    TB02984  $52.50



  • Click on Image to expandO'Brien, Sharon:  American Indian Tribal Governments.  Norman, Okla.: University of Oklahoma Press, (1989). First Edition, First Printing. Fine in red cloth covered boards with bold gilt text on the spine. A small quarto of 10 by 6 7/8 inches with star notations in pencil and ink on the bibliographic pages at the rear of the book. In a fine, unclipped (no price) dust jacket. Volume number 192 in The Civilization of the American Indian Series. 349 pages including an index, bibliography and text. Illustrated from photographs.
    TB30117  $35.00



  • O'Brien, Dan:  Equinox: Life, Love and Birds of Prey.  New York: Lyons & Buford, 1997. First Edition, First printing. Fine in paper covered boards with brown text stamping on the spine. In a fine dust jacket. Well illustrated with small sketches and line drawings throughout. With complimentary reviews by Rick Bass and Jim Harrison on the rear panel.
    TB04890  $21.00



  • O'Brien, Dan:  Brendan Prairie.  New York: Scribner, 1996. First Edition, First printing. Fine, In a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page.
    TB03601  $17.15



  • O'Brien, Tim:  Tomcat in Love.  New York: Broadway Books, 1998. First Edition, First printing. Fine in 1/4 black cloth and black paper covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine and a embossed gilt signature on the board In a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page. The author's seventh book of fiction.
    TB07373  $15.00



  • O'Brien, Tim:  In the Lake of the Woods.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1994. First Edition, First printing. Fine, In a near fine dust jacket.
    TB10481  $14.00



  • O'Connell, Carol:  The Man Who Cast Two Shadows.  New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1995. First Edition, First printing. Fine in black 1/4 cloth and paper covered boards with bright yellow- green text on the spine. In a fine dust jacket. The second book in the Kathleen Mallory series. The author's first book, Mallory's Oracle was an Edgar nominee. This is her second book.
    TB05564  $10.00



  • O'Connor, Philip F.:  Stealing Home.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1979. First Edition, First printing. Fine in 1/4 ivory colored cloth and paper covered boards. In a fine dust jacket. The author's first novel and third book.
    TB07519  $9.80



  • Click on Image to expandO'Donnell, Patrick K.:  Washington's Immortals The Untold Story Of An Elite Regiment Who Changed The Course Of The Revolution.  New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, (2016). First Edition, First Printing. Fine in 1/4 red cloth and red paper covered boards with bold gilt text stamping on the spine. An octavo measuring 9 by 5 7/8 inches. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket with s 1/2" closed tear at the upper corner of the front flap near the price. 463 pages including an index, chapter notes and text. Illustrated with a section of color reproductions of earlier works of art. The author provides a new, in depth prospective on the importance of the Maryland and Delaware regiments and the monumental role they played throughout the Revolution enabling Washington's troops to escape to fight again.
    TB30459  $35.00



  • O'Gara, Geoffrey:  A Long Road Home Journeys Through America's Present in Search of America's Past.  New York: W. W. Norton, 1989. First Edition, First printing. Fine in 1/4 white cloth and purple paper covered boards with copper colored text stamping on the spine. In a fine dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap. 312 pages consisting of text and illustrated with black and white photographs. The author travels in the footsteps of the writers of the 1930's who were employed by the Federal Writer's Project to create the American Guide Series.
    TB17076  $17.50



  • O'Hara, John:  Lovey Childs: A Philadelphian's Story.  New York: Random House, 1969. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in gold cloth covered boards with modest spotting on the boards. In a very good+ dust jacket with light wear and rubbing around the edges.
    TB08284  $4.90



  • Click on Image to expandO'Henry [William Sydney Porter]:  The Four Million.  n.p.: Westvaco Corporation, 1960. Limited Edition. Near fine in 1/4 red leather and printed paper covered boards with illustrated end sheets and with the top edge of the text block stained red. With minor, faint abrasion to the paper on the rear board. Without a dust jacket as issued; and, without its issued paper covered slip case. A collection of 12 short stories by O. Henry. The scarce, Christmas 1960 issue by Westvaco which is the third volume in Westvaco's annual American Classic series. 260 pages of text illustrated with with two color frontispieces.
    TB24040  $100.00



  • O'Meara, Walter:  Guns at the Forks.  Englewood: Prentice-Hall Inc, 1965. First Edition. Fine in 1/4 black and green cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine. An octavo measuring 9" by 6". In a very good+, unclipped dust jacket with light wear and rubbing to the ends of the spine area. The first volume in The American Forts Series. The story of Fort Duquesne and Fort Pitt. 273 pages including an index, bibliography and text. Illustrated with line drawings and a section of black and white photographs.
    TB30752  $30.00



  • O'Meilia, Matt:  Garth Brooks The Road Out of Santa Fe.  Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1997. Second Printing. Fine in paper and cloth covered boards. In a fine dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap. 202 pages of text and photographs.
    TB14783  $14.00



  • Click on Image to expandO'Neil, Eugene:  Marco Millions.  New York: Horace Liveright, 1927. First Edition, First printing. Very good in medium blue cloth covered boards with light blue decorations on the front board and with gilt text and decorations on the spine and front board and with illustrated end papers. A small octavo measuring 8 by 5 1/2 inches with the front and rear hinges starting due to the very fragile nature of the end sheets used in binding. In a very good dust jacket with the original $2.50 price intact on the front flap with a long closed tear at the fold to the spine area to the front panel and with shallow chipping at the upper edge of the spine area. 180 page of script followed by an epilogue.
    TB29037  $50.00



  • O'Neil, Eugene:  Dynamo.  New York: Horace Liveright, 1929. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in medium blue cloth covered boards with light blue decorations stamped on the front board with gilt text and decorations on the spine and front board with illustrated end papers. In a very good dust jacket with the original $2.50 price intact on the front flap with moderate rubbing and wear to the ends of the spine area and light rubbing at the folds. 159 page of script.
    TB16326  $40.00



  • Click on Image to view multiple imagesO'Neill, Eugene:  Dynamo.  New York: Horace Liveright, 1929. First Edition, Limited Edition. Near fine in mottled blue vellum covered boards with a gilt stamped white leather label on the spine and the facsimile of the author's signature in gilt on the front board. A small quarto measuring 10 by 7 5/8 inches with the blue coloring mostly faded on the spine as is typically seen. Without a dust jacket; however, the book is protected with an acetate covering and is contained within a very good paper covered slip case with a design of spider webs in relief on the covers. The edges of the opening of the slip case are heavily worn. One of only 775 copies each of which were signed and numbered by the author. This copy carries number 15 and is signed by Eugene O'Neill on the limitation page. 150 pages many of which remain un-opened. The text is printed in two colors.
    TB29022  $250.00



  • Click on Image to expandO'Neill, Eugene:  Mourning Becomes Electra A Trilogy.  London: Jonathan Cape Ltd, (1932). First Edition. Fine in full green leather (morocco) with five raised bands on the spine, gilt tool work and text in the compartments and gilt borders on the boards with gilt ruled turn-ins. The end sheets are marbled paper and the binding is stamped with "Asprey & Co. Ltd." of London. All edges of the text block are gilt. A 12mo measuring 7 1/4" by 4 1/2" with the leather on the spine very slightly faded. Without a dust jacket. 287 pages respectively for these three plays. An elegant binding with exquisite gilt tool work.
    TB27373  $175.00



  • Click on Image to expandO'Neill, Charles:  Morning Time.  New York: Simon and Schuster, 1949. First Edition, First printing. Very good in 1/4 red cloth and gray paper covered boards with gilt text on the spine and a facsimile of the author's gilt signature on the front board. The cloth at the head and heel of the spine is very slightly tanned and the end pages are tanned from newspaper articles having been laid-in. In a very good- unclipped dust jacket with three small 1/8" deep chips from the upper edge of the spine area, 1/8" chips from the lower corners of the spine area which is faded and 1/4" deep chip at the lower edge of the front panel. Warmly signed and inscribed by the author on the first free end page and dated in the year of publication. Also, laid-in are 1) A newspaper review of this book title with a photograph of the author. 2) "A tribute to Charles O'Neill's Morning Time" by the publisher with a photograph. 3) A handwritten letter, signed by the author dated Oct. 17, 1949 which refers to a speaking engagement at a local bookstore and a monograph on the origins of the name "Nutmeg State". 3) A typed, signed letter from the author dated January 16, 1950 referring to the positive reviews from his book Morning Time. 392 pages of text followed by a one page commentary about the author. An historical fiction novel taking place just after the close of the Revolutionary War and culminates in the still struggling territory of Kentucky.
    TB22428  $125.00



  • Click on Image to expandO'Neill, Eugene:  Four Plays.  Franklin Center, Penn.: The Franklin Library, 1978. A Limited Edition. Fine in full dark green leather covered boards with four raised bands on the spine with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and with gilt tool work on both the front and rear boards. The end papers are silk with a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine. All three edges of the text block are in gilt. A octavo measuring 9" tall by 6" deep containing 545 pages of text. With the publisher's twenty-two page collector's notes laid-in. Illustrated with drawings by Jerry Cosgrove. One of the volumes in The Franklin Press' collection of The 100 Greatest Books of All Time. A beautiful, tight, clean and crisp copy with no names, dates, notations or former owner's book plates.
    TB25942  $70.00



  • Click on Image to expandO'Neill, Eugene:  Gold A Play in Four Acts.  New York: Boni and Liveright, (1920). First Edition. Very good in 1/4 green cloth and dark green paper covered boards with black text on the spine and black text on the front board. A small octavo measuring 7 1/2 by 5 inches with wear and slight fraying to the cloth at the head and heel of the spine and with a bump to the upper edge of the rear board. Without a dust jacket. 120 pages of script.
    TB29041  $25.00



  • Click on Image to expandO'Neill, Eugene:  Days Without End.  New York: Random House, 1934. First Edition. Near fine in dark blue cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine and with a facsimile of the author's signature on the front board. An octavo measuring 8 1/8 by 5 1/2 inches with printed end sheets and with the cloth at the head and heel of the spine lightly rubbed. Without its issued dust jacket. 157 pages of text. A very clean and tight copy with no prior ownership markings of any kind.
    TB29040  $15.00



  • Click on Image to expandO'Neill, Eugene:  Lazarus Laughed (1925-26).  New York: Boni & Liveright, 1927. First Edition. Good in decorated blue cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine and a facsimile of the author's signature on the front board together with light blue ruling around the edges of the front board and with decorated end papers. An octavo measuring 8 1/16 by 5 1/2 inches with the front and rear hinges cracked and with the fragile first free end page completely loose. There is a former owner's name rubber stamped on the second free end page. In a good, price clipped dust jacket with most of the spine area missing and heavy wear and chips to the folds to the flaps. 179 pages of script.
    TB29034  $10.00



  • O'Neill, Eugene:  The Emporor Jones.  London: Jonathan Cape, 1922. Reprint of 1953. Very good in blue cloth covered boards with silver colored text stamping on the spine and a facsimile of the author's signature on the front board. The spine is tanned and there are three faint water spots on the front board and the penciled name of a prior owner on the first free end paper with the top edge of the text block dust stained. 282 pages of script.
    TB16593  $5.25



  • O'Shaughnessy, Perri:  Case Of Lies.  New York: Delacorte Press, 2005. First Edition, First printing. Fine in 1/4 black cloth and blue paper covered boards with gilt text on the spine. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. 390 pages of text.
    TB20654  $10.50



  • O'Shaughnessy, Perri:  Unfit to Practice.  New York: Delacourte Press, 2002. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in1/4 black cloth and black paper covered boards with silver colored text stamping on the spine but with four faint coffee spots on the top edge of the text block which do not impact the text. In a fine dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap. A novel of a woman attorney who is faced with the nightmare of losing her practice. 420 pages.
    TB17596  $10.00



  • Click on Image to expandOdets, Clifford:  Six Plays of Clifford Odets.  New York: The Modern Library, 1939. First Modern Library Edition. Very good+ in red cloth covered boards although the lower 1 inch of the spine and lower inside edges of the boards is faded due to dampness. The book would otherwise be in near fine condition. In a very good dust jacket with red staining to the verso side of the jacket due to dampness staining mentioned above and with 1/4" deep chipping across the upper edge of the spine area. A collection of six plays including Waiting For Lefty, Awake and Sing, Golden Boy, Rocket to the Moon, Till the Day I Die and Paradise Lost. 433 pages.
    TB18261  $25.00



  • Oedel, Howard T. (Editor):  Daniel Hand of Madison, Connecticut, 1801-1891.  Madison, Conn.: The Madison Historical Society, Inc., 1973. . Near fine in heavy, printed, paper wraps over an adhesive binding. 58 pages of text including an index. Illustrated with several black and white photographs and line drawings.
    TB25564  $20.00



  • Offutt, Chris:  Kentucky Straight.  New York: Vintage Books, 1992. First Edition, First printing. Fine in illustrated heavy paper wraps. A paperback book issued without a dust jacket. A collection of short stories. 167 pages followed by several pages of ads. The author's first book and rather uncommon.
    TB16579  $42.00



  • Click on Image to expandOgburn, Charlton:  Railroads: The Great American Adventure.  Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1977. . Near fine in black cloth covered boards with light blue text on the spine and the blue sillouhette of a steam engine on the front board. A small quarto measuring 10" by 7". In a very good, unclipped dust jacket with a number of short closed tears to the ends of the spine area and to the edges of the panels. 203 pages including an index. Illustrated throughout with color and black and white photographs by James A. Sugar.
    TB25560  $5.00



  • Click on Image to expandOkrent, Daniel:  The Way We Were New England Then, New England Now.  New York: Grove Weidenfeld, (1989). First Edition, First Printing. Fine in 1/4 red-orange cloth and paper covered boards with bold gilt text stamping on the spine. A square small quarto 9 3/4 by 9 3/4 inches with touches of foxing to the fore edge of the text block. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. 179 to include photo credits and text. Illustrated throughout with black and white images from photographs.
    TB30667  $20.00



  • Click on Image to expandOldham, John:  Poems, And Translations.  London: Joseph Hindmarsh, 1683. First Edition. Good in a heavily worn, 19th century binding of 3/4 green leather and marbled paper covered boards with gilt text on the spine and matching marbled end sheets. A 12mo measuring 7 1/4 by 4 1/2 inches with the leather parted at the joints allowing both boards to be loose. The text block is very tight and clean shape with no markings and minimal tanning or foxing. A collection of 25 poems and odes. Interestingly, F. W. Bateson's four volume set of The Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature, suggests (Vol.II, p.284) that this title was published in 1683 anonymously. This copy clearly shows the authors name on the title page together with the publication date of 1683.
    TB28620  $300.00



  • Click on Image to expandOlson, Sigurd F.:  Reflections from the North Country.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1976. First Edition, First printing. Fine in 1/4 white cloth and green paper covered boards with gilt text on the spine. An octavo measuring 8 1/4" by 5 1/2". In a fine unclipped dust jacket. 172 pages of text with woodblock illustrations by Leslie Kouba. A collection of 28 essays by one of this country's best known wilderness writers.
    TB24534  $40.00



  • Olson, Lynne, and Stanley Cloud:  The Murrow Boys Pioneers on the Front Lines of Broadcast Journalism.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1996. First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in 1/4 black cloth and black paper covered boards with bold gilt text stamping on the spine. An octavo of 9 by 6 inches with a dated gift inscription on the first free end page. In a near fine, price clipped dust jacket. 445 pages including an index, bibliography and text. Illustrated with a section of black and white images from photographs. The author amply defines how Edward R. Murrow and the group of men that he hired for CBS were able to transform the world of news radio into a professional, dedicated and wildly popular source of news during the build-up and of and duration of World War II and beyond. They also set the standard for TV news journalism which developed in the 1950s and 1960s.
    TB30627  $30.00



  • Opie, Iona and Peter:  I Saw Esau The Schoolchild's Pocket Book.  Cambridge: Candlewick Press, 1992. First Edition, First printing. Fine in dark green paper covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine. In a near fine dust jacket with minor rubbing to the folds and corners of the spine area. The price is intact on the flap of the jacket. With illustrations by Maurice Sendak. 160 pages of text and illustrations.
    TB10582  $24.50



  • Click on Image to expandOrange, John:  Farley Mowat: Writing the Squib.  Toronto: ECW Press, 1993. First Edition. Fine in wraps over a stapled binding. Without a dust jacket as issued. 126 pages. One of the volumes in the Canadian Biography Series.
    TB27866  $10.00



  • Click on Image to expandOrcutt, Rev. Samuel:  History of the Town of Wolcott (Connecticut) From 1731 to 1874.  Waterbury, Conn.: American Printing Company, 1874. First Edition. Poor in its original brown blind stamped cloth with gilt text on the spine and dark green coated end sheets. An octavo measuring 8 3/4" by 5 1/2" with the cloth on the spine heavily worn and rubbed at the head and tail and at the joints and at the tips of the boards. The front and rear hinges are starting, the first signature has been over-sewn, and there is faint dampness staining throughout the book (although no indication of mold or mildew or odor from same). Without a dust jacket. 608 pages of text. Illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of the author which is heavily foxed. The author provides extensive genealogical information on all of the first families of Wolcott.
    TB27640  $35.00



  • Click on Image to expandOrellana, Sandra:  The Tzutujil Mayas Continuity And Change, 1250-1630.  Norman, Okla.: University of Oklahoma Press, (1984). First Edition, First Printing. Fine in olive colored cloth covered boards with white and black text on the spine. An octavo of 9 by 6 inches. In a near fine, unclipped (no price) dust jacket with very faint rubbing to the upper and lower edges of the spine area. The 162nd volume in The Civilization of the American Indians Series. 287 pages including an index, bibliography, chapter and text. Illustrated from photographs.
    TB30122  $45.00



  • Click on Image to expandOrmar, James Allan:  William Wakefield. A Tale Of The West.  Minneapolis: Tribune Printing Company, 1899. First Edition. Very good+ in dark blue cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine. A small octavo of 7 5/8 by 5 inches with light rubbing to the cloth at the head and heel of the spine and to the tips of the boards. The end sheets are of a printed, floral design. Without a dust jacket. 256 pages of text. Illustrated with a single plate from a black and white photograph.
    TB29924  $20.00



  • Click on Image to expandOsborn, William M.:  The Wild Frontier Atrocities During the American-Indian War From Jamestown Colony To Wounded Knee.  New York: Random House, 2000. First Edition, First printing. Fine in 1/4 dark gray and light gray paper covered boards with bold text stamping on the spine. An octavo measuring 9" by 6". In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. 363 pages including an index, bibliography, chapter notes, appendices and text.
    TB24144  $15.00



  • Click on Image to expandOsgood, Ernest Staples (Editor):  The Field Notes of Captain William Clark1803-1805.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 1964. First Edition, First printing. Very near fine in 1/4 black cloth and green cloth covered boards with bold gilt text stamping on the spine and with a facsimile of Clark's signature on the front board. A folio measuring 14" by 10" with a small prior owner's book plate on the first free end page and with a small water spot on the upper edge of the text block. In a very good unclipped dust jacket with small nicks and short closed tears at the extremes with the rear panel well tanned. The 5th volume in Yale's Western America Series. Edited and with introductory notes by Ernest Staples Osgood. Signed by the editor on the verso of the fourth free end page. The book contains 335 pages of transcription and facsimile of the field notes of William Clark between 1803 and 1805 which were discovered in an attic in St. Paul in 1953. Illustrated with maps and the facsimile photographs of the original field notes. This is the first publication of these field notes. (The Literature of The Lewis and Clark Expedition, 5g.1)
    TB23653  $225.00



  • Click on Image to expandOsterweis, Rollin G.:  Three Centuries of New Haven, 1638-1938.  New Haven: Yale University Press, c1953, 1975. Fourth Printing of 1975. Fine in green cloth covered boards with gilt text and designs on the spine. A small quarto measuring 9 1/4" by 6". In a very good+ unclipped dust jacket with a dampness stain on the rear panel and with the spine area tanned. Fortunately, the dampness stain noted on the rear panel did not have any impact on the book. 541 pages including an index, glossary, a chronology, references and text. Illustrated with maps and reproductions of contemporary works of art.
    TB29217  $40.00



  • Ousby, Ian:  The Cambridge Guide to Literature in English.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Reprint of 2002. Fine in red cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine and on the front board. In a fine dust jacket. A new edition with a forward by Doris Lessing. 1,054 pages of text and illustrations.
    TB17961  $10.00



  • Click on Image to expandOverton, Jacqueline:  Long Island's Story.  Garden City: Doubleday Doran & Company, 1932, c1929. Printing of 1932. Very good+ in yellow cloth covered boards with glue text on the spine and front board. An octavo measuring 9" by 5 3/4" with map end sheets. The cloth at the head and heel of the spine is lightly worn and rubbed and the cloth at the lower tips of the boards is worn through. In a very good-, unclipped dust jacket with 3/4" deep chips across the upper edge of the spine area and across parts of the front and rear panels and there is a 1" chip from the lower edge of the spine area which extends into the lower edge of the front panel. 348 pages including an index "Illustrated with reproductions from old prints and decorations by Edward A. Wilson. In addition to the art work by Wilson the book is illustrated with a map and a number of black and white photographs.
    TB28325  $30.00



  • Owen, David:  John Horton Ijams, Jr..  no city stated: Privately Printed, 1948. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in maroon cloth covered boards. Without a dust jacket. A memoir created to honor the memory of Jack Horton Ijams, Jr. in whose memory a scholarship was set up at Harvard College in 1948.
    TB10947  $15.00



  • Click on Image to expandOwens, Hamilton:  Baltimore on the Chesapeake.  Garden City: Doubleday Doran & Co, 1941. First Edition. Fine in decorated dark green cloth covered boards with gilt text and decorations on the spine with mild rubbing to the cloth at the heel of the spine. In a very good-, unclipped dust jacket with a 1" by 1/2" deep chip at the upper edge of the front panel, small chips from the ends of the spine area and a 1/2" by 1/2" chip from the upper edge of the rear panel. The fourth volume in Doubleday, Doran's Seaports series. 342 pages with an index. Illustrated with map end sheets, 8 halftones and line drawings.
    TB30162  $25.00



  • Ozick, Cynthia:  The Cannibal Galaxy.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1983. First Edition, First printing. Fine in 1/4 black cloth and paper covered boards with silver colored text stamping on the spine and front board. In a fine dust jacket. The author's sixth book.
    TB05470  $12.25






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