Ellery Queen The Spanish Cape Mystery Book Triangle Books Edition
This is the Triangle Books edition of the Ellery Queen book The Spanish Cape Mystery published by The Blakiston Company in 1946 by arrangement with the J. B. Lippincott Company. It is in very good condition, the spine is tight and all of the pages are intact with no holes, folds or creases. There is some very minor corner blunting, a minor quarter inch tear at the edge of the interior cover page, age browning of the edges of the pages which are on the verge of becoming brittle at the edges and a name written in ink on the first blank interior page. This 354 page hard cover Ellery Queen mystery book is subtitled A Problem in Deduction and is 7 5/8 long, 5 1/8 wide and 1 1/8 thick.
This book is titled The Castaway and subtitled Three Great Men Ruined In One Year - A King, A Cad And A Castaway. It was written by Hallie Erminie Rives and copyrighted by The Bobbs-Merrill Company in 1904. It is in very good condition, the spine is tight and all of the pages are intact in very good condition with no tears, holes, folds or creases. There is some very minor blunting of the corners of the covers with some minor wear at the corners and edges, a name written in pencil on the first blank interior page and a sticker from the Erwin and Robinson Fine Stationary Store in Steubenville, Ohio in the upper corner of the same page. It was printed by the Press of Braunworth long, 5 1/8 wide and 1 3/8 thick.
Black cloth boards and spine, silver gilt title, dust jacket protected by mylar. Novel takes place in a small town in Colonial Carolina, where a magistrate and his clerk are summoned to determine whether Rachel, a young woman should be executed for witchcraft. The two are immediately thrown into danger, even before they reach the town. And once there, they must deal with the inhabitants, some of whom stand to gain if Rachel is executed. McCammon provides extensive historical detail, re-creating the legal procedures, medical practices, and everyday existence of the time. The language and situations are often disturbing, especially because many of the accusations against Rachel are sexual in nature.
Black paper covered boards with pink cloth spine, gilt title, dust jacket protected by mylar. Author signed title page. The Historian interweaves the history and folklore of Vlad Tepes, a 15th-century prince of Wallachia known as Vlad the Impaler , and his fictional equivalent Count Dracula together with the story of Paul, a professor, his 16-year-old daughter, and their quest for Vlad's tomb. The novel ties together three separate narratives using letters and oral accounts - that of Paul's mentor in the 1930s, that of Paul in the 1950s, and that of the narrator herself in the 1970s. The tale is told primarily from the perspective of Paul's daughter, who is never named.
Beige paper covered boards with black cloth spine, irridescent purple title, dust jacket exhibits mild rubbing and protected by mylar. Author signed title page. A rewarding novel which features a beautifully written love story, suspense and nature, coupled with the history and culture of Hawaii.
Grey paper covered boards with black cloth spine, dust jacket exhibits slight handling and is protected by mylar. Author signed title page. A novel taking place during the McCarthyism era determining the loyalties between fathers and sons that transcend borders, and of a young man's search for the truth buried in his own past, when a national drama is made personal and history itself becomes a crime story.
Ambrose Bierce And The Queen Of Spades - Oakley Hall
Purple cloth boards with black cloth spine, gilt title, dust jacket protected by Brodart. Author's first historical novel based upon events in the life of Ambrose Bierce, a legendary California newspaperman and features a murder mystery set against a backdrop of 1880's California, with its exploitation of the Chinese, the power of the mining and railroad barons, and the tumultuous gold rush.
Laminated boards exhibit mild rubbing and light wear. Aristocratic woman in the Court of Charles II has became an innocent pawn in a terrible game of power and influence while attempting to find the traitor who killed her noble father. She is condemned to hang and is, at the last moment, rescued by a powerful English Lord with a secretive purpose and needs a wife
Orange paper covered boards with black cloth spine, silver gilt title, dust jacket protected by Brodart Fraser's latest novel which focuses on historical events-the attempted assassination of Emperor Franz Josef in the 1880s, the Prince of Wales's involvement in the Tranby Croft gambling scandal, and the military disaster at Rorke's Drift in South Africa. Protagonist Harry Flashman is pitted against one of the greatest villains of his day. Thrown into contact with assorted grand royalty and even grander tarts, he must test his wits against political heavyweights, including Bismarck, as he becomes eyewitness to the uncensored truth about two of the greatest heroes of his time.
Blue cloth boards and spine with silver gilt title, dust jacket protected by mylar. Author signed title page Novel explores the emotional conflict and disillusionment a scientist endures between his work and outside relationships with family and friends.
Dark brown cloth boards and spine with gilt title, cloth page marker, dust jacket protected by mylar exhibits mild crease upper rear panel Author signed title page with inscription Novel explores the emotional conflict and disillusionment a scientist endures between his work and outside relationships with family and friends.
Purple paper covered boards with tan cloth spine, dust jacket protected by mylar Signed with inscription on reverse of half-title page. Heartwarming story about a down and out Native American rodeo driver who attempts to build a new relationship with his estranged son based upon the tribal legends passed down to him by his father.
Brown paper covered boards with light vertical line, black cloth spine, price-clipped dust jacket protected by myalr. Author signed on reverse half title page. River Song continues with a Native American drifter and failed rodeo rider first introduced in Lesley's Winterkill. Determined to get closer to his son and teach him traditional ways hoping to steer him away from the rodeo, they survive a forest fire, make a go of it as migrant workers, then finally settle down to salmon fishing on the Columbia River. Eventually they meet a mysterious old Yakima Indian who guides them to their lost heritage.
Dark blue cloth boards and spine, dust jacket lightly rubbed and protected by mylar. An extraordinarily moving tale about an idealistic Caucasian fathers agonizing relationship with his adopted son, a Tlingit Indian boy cursed with fetal alcohol syndrome and an abusive childhood.
Cloth boards with small white stain to lower edge, gilt title, previous ownership in light pencil front endpaper, dust jacket illustrated by John G. Chapman, protected by mylar. An entertaining novel about a middle aged man in Victorian England, who chronicles in simplicity, his domestic, social and business troubles and their seeming satisfactory result.
Tom Corbett Space Cadet On The Trail Of The Space Pirates Book
This Tom Corbett Space Cadet book is titled On The Trail Of The Space Pirates and was copyrighted in 1953 by Rockhill Radio. It is in very good condition with all of the pages intact with no tears, holes, folds creases or writing and the spine is tight. There is some very minor wear of the covers at the spine and the dust cover has small tears, chipping at the edges, a couple small pieces missing and is taped together at the edge of the front cover. The book itself looks as though it was barely read, it is just the dust cover that is damaged. It was written by Carey Rockwell and published by Grosset long, 5 3/8 wide and 1 thick.
Dickens' Works Book Vol. Iv Our Mutual Friend Part One
This book is Volume IV in the Dickens' Works series published by Peter Fenelon Collier in the 1890's or 1900's and is Our Mutual Friend written by Charles Dickens in 1864 and 1865. It is Part One of a four part series published in four books. It is in very good condition with all of the pages intact in very good condition with no tears, holes, folds, creases or writing. The corners of the covers are slightly blunted with some minor fraying and the spine is beginning to loosen. This 508 page hard cover Dickens' Our Mutual Friend book is 8 1/4 long, 6 wide and 7/8 thick.
Antique 1896 Norwegian book, Preriens Born, or Prairie Children, by Carl Hansen, in good condition. This softcover book measures 7 1/8 x 4 7/8 and was published in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The cover and spine show age appropriate wear. Text is written in Norwegian. Enjoy!
Gene Autry And The Ghost Riders Whitman Edition Western Book
This Whitman western book is titled Gene Autry and The Ghost Riders and is An original story featuring Gene Autry famous motion picture, radio and television star as hero . It is in very good condition and all of the pages are intact with no tears, holes, folds, creases or writing. The corners of the covers are slightly blunted and there is a small split at the upper and lower edges of the spine which is just beginning to loosen. There is some minor scuffing of the covers, a small spot of a dark residue on the front cover that blends with the dark background and some age tanning of the pages. It was written by Lewis B. Patten, illustrated by Bob Bartram and James Eggers and copyrighted by Gene Autry in 1955. This 282 page hard cover Gene Autry western book is 7 7/8 long, 5 5/8 wide and 1 thick.
Vintage book, Parris Mitchell of King's Row, by Henry and Katherine Bellamann, published in 1948, hardcover w/ dust jacket, in very good condition. A seemingly quiet midwestern town is the hiding place for a number of sordid secrets in this best selling novel. Enjoy!
The Cavalier of Tennessee by Meredith Nickolson. Fair Vintage Condition, pages all intact, lightly taned. No Jacket. Published by Bobbs-Merrill Company 1928 copyright.Ex-Libris/School, Bound in red,gold writing on cover, slight spine separation,some wear to edges. Vintage fiction, 402 pages.Early Edition. Hardcover.
When Knighthood Was in Flower by Charles Major. Good Vintage Condition, pages all intact, lightly taned. No Jacket. Published by Grosset and Dunlap. Bound in red,gold writing/picture on cover, spine intact,some wear to edges. Vintage fiction, 359 pages.Early Edition. Hardcover.
Death Delivers A Postcard by Judson P. Philips. Fair Vintage Condition,all pages intact but lightly taned. No Jacket. Published by Vail-Ballou Press 1939.Ex-Libris, Bound in blue,yellow writing on cover,some spine ware and fading,some wear to edges. Vintage mystery, 304 pages.Early Edition. Hardcover.
The Quickening by Francis Lynde. Good Vintage Condition. No Jacket. Published by the Bobbs-Merrill Company 1906.Ex-Libris, Bound in blue, embossed cover by Decorative Designers, spine worn and faded,some wear to edges, pages tanning. Vintage romance, includes illustrations by E. M. Ashe; 407 pages.Early Edition. Hardcover.
Ernest Hemingway Three Book Set,The Sun Also Rises,renewal copyright 1954,A Farewell To Arms,renewal copyright 1957 and For Whom The Bell Tolls, renewal copyright 1968.All books are in very good condition,no tears.No writing.published by Charles Scribner's Sons in New York.
This book is Volume VI in the Dickens' Works series published by Peter Fenelon Collier in the 1890's or 1900's and is Great Expectations written by Charles Dickens in 1860. It is in very good condition with all of the pages intact in very good condition with no tears, holes, folds, creases or writing. The corners of the covers are slightly blunted with some minor fraying and the spine is beginning to loosen. This 535 page hard cover Dickens' Great Expectations book is 8 1/4 long, 6 wide and 7/8 thick.
Up for sale are Robert Browning's The Ring and The Book , Volumes I tall and 5 wide. Volume I has 339 pages, Volume II has 358 pages. They are surprisingly good condition for their age. There is some wear on the outside covers but the pages insides do not have any tears, just yellowing pages. If you prefer media shipping, please let me know and I will calculate the cost. A wonderful set!
Little Golden Book Prayers For Children & Book Of Hymns
Little Golden Book Prayers For Children & Book Of Hymns. Prayers For Children Pictures by Eloise Wilkin. Copyright 1974. Book Of Hymns, Collected by Elsa Jane Werner, Illustrated by Corinne Malvern. Copyright 1974. Book # 211-44. This book has a name on the inside frunt cover. Normal adge ware to covers. Good condition,no rips tare, or writing to story pages.
Little Golden Book Where Jesus Lived, by Jane Werner Watson. Illustrated by Ronald LeHew. 3ed. printing 1980. Book # 408-1. Cover price is .69 cents. Normal adge ware to cover, Good condition, no rips, tares, or writing.
Little Golden Book Bible Stories Of Boys And Girls
Little Golden Book Bible Stories Of Boys And Girls, Retold by Jane Werner. Pictures by Rachel Taft Dixon & Marjorie Hartwell. 12th. printing 1980. Book # 404-1. Cover price .69 cents. Normal adge ware to cover. Good condition, no rips, tares, or writing.
Little Golden Book Heroes Of The Bible by Jane Werner Watson, Pictures by Rachel Taft Dixon & Marjorie Hartwell. 9th. printing 1980. Book # 406-1. Cover price .69 cents. Normal adge ware to cover. Good condition, no rips, tares, or writing.
The Little Golden Book Of Hymns Collected by Elsa Jane Werner. Illustrated by Corinne Malvern. Copyright 1947. This book has no book nomber or price on the cover. There is a name on the inside frunt cover. This book is in very good condition for its adge. No rips, tares or writing to story pages.
This Tom Corbett Space Cadet book is titled Stand by for Mars! and was copyrighted in 1952 by Rockhill Radio. It is in very good condition with all of the pages intact in very good condition with no tears, holes, folds, creases or writing and the spine is tight. There is blunting and slight wear of the corners, some discoloration of the spine and three very small dark spots at the lower edge of the front cover. It was written by Carey Rockwell, published by Grosset long, 5 1/8 wide and 3/4 thick.
This lot of 11 Jude Deveraux paperbacks consists of titles: All books are in excellent condition with no spine creases.The Conquest: The Raider:Lost Lady:Velvet Angel:Highland Velvet:The Mulberry Tree:The Awakening:Mountain Laurel:The Heiress:The Taming: A Season in the Highlands: with Jude Deveraux, Jill Barnett ,Geralyn Dawson, Pam Binder, Patrica Cabot
Vintage c.late 1800s, Andlig Skattkammare by Johan Arndt. Published by Lutheran Uuguftana Boot Concern. Undated. Hardbound, looks like a daily devotional. Cover is well-worn, original binding which is alittle loose but is intact. Great for any German collection!
Flower-de-luce, Longfellow Ilustrated By Issac Sprague
Reproduced in fac simile from the original ms. Beautiful illustrations by Issac Sprague. Approx. 9 1/2 by 6 3/4. 7pp poetry,illustrations. Overall very good with a few minor imperfections. Ribbon is included but no longer binds the pages. Wear along spine does not detract from overall appearance. Minor wrinkling on inner cover liner. Minor edge/corner wear. Large photos available on tias.com/stores/flatwateragency
Overall very good condition for its age. Hard cover has normal wear and tear, fading etc. for its age. Front page loose, Otherwise solid with no tears, minimal foxing, etc. See photos for contents and condition.
1917 The Mayor Of Casterbridge Thomas Hardy Ml Modern Library Book
Victorian Copy, Second Printing of this marvelous old Novel. Cloth bound Black soft cover with Gold Gilt Modern Library Logo and Lettering. Published by the U.S.A. by Boni and Liveright, Inc., New York. Author: Thomas Hardy. 318 Pages. Condition is good. Cover has light edge wear and one tiny spot on back. Inside front and back cover have short spine tears of the graphic paper lining done by Horace Brodzky. Pages have normal age yellowing, are clean with no tears or bends. No pencil markings accept one small number which is erased. Excellent collectible. Price is for one.
A Far Side Collection, Unnatural Selections By Gary Larson Paperback Book
A Far Side Collection, Unnatural Selections by Gary Larson Paperback Book. This book is in good used condition. Books are shipped via Media Mail for a flat rate of $4.00. If you wish to have this book shipped a different way (Parcel Post or Priority), drop me a note before paying and I will adjust the shipping rate.
Lady Cottington's Pressed Fairy Book By Brian And Terry Jones
Lady Cottington's Pressed Fairy Book by Brian and Terry Jones. This book comes with a fairy decal. Publisher's Note The RSPCF (The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Fairies) has asked the publisher to make it clear that no fairies were injured or killed during the manufacturing' of this book. The pictures in this book are psychic impressions of fairies. The RSPCF would also like to point out that, after one or two unfortunate casualties in the early stages, all the fairies presented in these pages had discovered a way of leaving their psychic imprint without suffering any physical harm themselves. In fact, the whole process became recognized as a Fairy Sporting Activity and qualified for a Gooseberry Medal at the Millennial Fairy Olympics in 1921. Also, An apology from the trustees of the Cottington Archive: It is with deep regret that we feel compelled to present this shameful volume, but we feel it is in the public interest. It is hardbound and in good used condition. Shipping weight is 2 pounds. Books are shipped via Media Mail for a flat rate of $4.00. If you wish to have this book shipped a different way (Parcel Post or Priority), drop me a note before paying and I will adjust the shipping rate.
Fearless Fourteen A Stephanie Plum Novel By Janet Evanovich Book
Fearless Fourteen A Stephanie Plum Novel by Janet Evanovich Book. This book hard bound and is in good used condition. Shipping weight is 1.5 pounds. Books are shipped via Media Mail for a flat rate of $4.00. If you wish to have this book shipped a different way (Parcel Post or Priority), drop me a note before paying and I will adjust the shipping rate.
1912. I am selling two books together. Nice old Zane Grey westerns! Both of these books show wear inside and out, pages are tanned from age but none are missing-335 pages-last one is not numbered. Pencil writing of each owner's name on the inside of the front cover and cover page-HARVEY PECK on one and the other one is MARTIN RUSSELL Brightlook Hospital, Aug 28, 1916. There are a couple wormholes in the last one mentioned. I always list the owner's name on old books that I sell in the hopes perhaps that someone will recognize it and be glad to have found the book again as it might have belonged to someone close to them! Both books are used but complete. Some illustrations. Thanks for looking!
1943 The Lone Star Ranger Zane Grey Good Condition
1943. Grosset & Dunlap, New York, Publishers. Published in arrangement with Harper and Brothers. Nice old Zane Grey western! Contains 373 pages, (last page not numbered). No dust jacket. Binding is sound. No missing pages. Thanks for looking!
Three different editions of The Spirit of the Border by Zane Grey. Hardcover-no dustjackets. 1906 version published by the A. L. Burt Company and the 1945 versions by Triangle Books is a series published by The Blakiston Company, Philadelphia, PA. Books are all in good used condition, the covers are tight, corners are slightly bent but nothing bad, pages are tanned from age, no rips or tears that I could find.The 1906 book is good condition, the name Harvey Peck is written on the inside page. The writing and picture on the cover is a little worn. Very nice little set of Zane Grey books. Thanks for looking!
1924. 191 pages. Hardcover book. This is an old library book. With many illustrations from photographs by the author. Cover is tight-worn for the age of it but missing no pages. Nice old book! Thanks for looking!
People Who Live At The End Of Dirt Roads By Lee Pitts Autographed Book
People Who Live At The End of Dirt Roads by Lee Pitts Autographed Book. This book offers a country dose of old-fashioned simplicity and values to urbanites and ruralites alike. Pitts, the editor for Livestock Market Digest, has a way of writing that captures the goodness, the wholesomeness of country life and leaves the reader with a familiar yearning to discover or rediscover that aesthetic. His essays talk about important stuff like barns falling down, kids growing up, small towns, letter writing, homesickness, and hamburgers. At a time when people seem to be searching for a simple life grounded in values, these touching essays encourage us to go home, to wander down the lanes and find peace and contentment at the end of dirt roads. It is a third edition and is signed by the author. It is in excellent used condition.
This novel takes place in 1833. It is of a riverboat captin and his family on a Mississippi plantation. Description: Avon Books, New York, 1984. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine, some edge wear. 8vo - 8 - 9 Tall. Early book club edition hard cover with dust jacket. Clean, crisp. Previous oner's name in ink on blank page. 338 pp Shipping cost within USA - $3.99
Where Shadows Go, By Eugenia Price, Large Print, 1st. Edition.
Title: Where Shadows Go Subject: FICTION, Historical, Romance Topic: General, Peoples When her friend, the famous English actress and fierce abolitionist Fanny Kemble Butler, pays a call, plantation owner's wife Ann Fraser begins to realize how immoral the institution of slavery is. Pages intact though with obvious wear to binding. Bottom right corners of front and back covers partially torn away.
First Edition with Illustrations.Cover needs a soft wash,but binding is hard and glossy so that should be easy with mild soap damp cloth. Looks like a spot of red paint down at bottom and there are some tears at bottom (as shown in photos). Pages are good. Shipping is $4.50 First Class Mail USA Domestic (3 days).