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The ANNOTATED Alice; Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through The Looking Glass, Carroll, Lewis; Introduction and notes by Gardner, Martin
1 Carroll, Lewis; Introduction and notes by Gardner, Martin The ANNOTATED Alice; Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through The Looking Glass
United States New American Library First Printing, New American Library, May 1974 0452006651 / 9780452006652 First Thus Softcover Good No Dust Jacket 8" x 5.5" Tenniel, John 
8" x 5.5", 350 pages. May 1974 edition. Used copies in good condition, may have wrinkles or some wear and tear. If you have not read this book, you have missed out on an excellent resource to the other half (in addition to Shakespeare and the Bible) of familiar English Language references and quotations and the explanations thereof. The essential guide to reading Lewis Carroll's masterpieces. Essential to a rounded education. Our book number 19340. 
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Bob Hope's Confessions of a Hooker, My Lifelong Love Affair with Golf, Hope, Bob, as told to Netland, Dwayne
2 Hope, Bob, as told to Netland, Dwayne Bob Hope's Confessions of a Hooker, My Lifelong Love Affair with Golf
United States Doubleday & Company, Inc. Garden City, New York 1985 038517442X / 9780385174428 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 10.5 Fennimore, Linda; Linden, Julie 
10.5" x 7.5", 230 pages. Clean sound book, some soil to the Dust Jacket. Not price clipped. Foreword by President Gerald Ford. Bob Hope's "Lifelong Love Affair with Golf." Anecdotes and humor on the golf course. Our book number 50118. 
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Second Person Rural, Perrin, Noel
3 Perrin, Noel Second Person Rural
United States Penguin Books 1981 0140059202 / 9780140059205 1981b Softcover Good No Dust jacket 7.75 Massey, F. Allyn; cover by Stuart, Neil 
7.75" x 5", 152 pages. Significant foxing to cover and block. Book has clearly been on a farm. Text unmarked, binding sound, most wear is from being on a shelf. Creaseat hinge of cover, but none on spine. Humorous essays on the joys of part-time farming and rural living. Our book number 1133. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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4 Stockton, Frank R. The Casting Away of Mrs Lecks and Mrs. Aleshine with its sequel The Dusantes
Dover Publications, Inc., 180 Varick Street, New York, New York., U.S.A. 4th Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket 
ex-library "This new Dover edition, first published in 1961, is an unabridged and unaltered republication of the work first published by the Century Company in 1886, 1892, and 1898. The illustrations in this edition are by Frederic Dorr Steele and are from the original edition." pages are swen in signitures. 142 pages. 49 illustrations. "It is unfortunate that the popularity of "The Lady or The Tiger?", Frank Stockton's well-known story, should tend to obscure his reputation as one of America's finest humorists. Stockton was, in fact, principal humorist of the light tradition of the 1880's. "The Casting Away of Mrs Lecks and Mrs Aleshine" was his masterpiece.two middle-aged American women on some of the strangest adventures on record."some shelf wear, inside clean, pages tight. library stamps, tape, and pocket. 
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The Owl in the Attic and Other Perplexities, Thurber, James
5 Thurber, James The Owl in the Attic and Other Perplexities
United States Grosset & Dunlap, New York 1931 None other listed Softcover Fair No Dust Jacket 8 Thurber, James 
8" x 5.5", 151 pages. Very old paperback, withdrawn from the library, creased and discolored. 1931 is the only date given. Aside from library markings, text very clean. Paper aged. Our book number 23510. 
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The Innocents Abroad, or The New Pilgrim's Progress, Twain, Mark (Clemons, Samuel Langhorn)
6 Twain, Mark (Clemons, Samuel Langhorn) The Innocents Abroad, or The New Pilgrim's Progress
American Publishing Company Hartford Connecticut 1869 1st Edition Hardcover Poor No Jacket 
Private collection. Copy very badly worn and paper very fragile. Many pages worn, two are missing part of the page. Front title page and frontispiece missing, I think because some neighbor of my grandfather's in Kansas stole the autograph of the author out of the book. Bonus : some collected prints of illustrations for the book. Brown cloth boards with gold embossing. Our book number 23508 
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7 Vonnegut, Kurt Hocus Pocus
Berkley Books, a division of Penguin Putnam Inc.,375 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014 2002 0425130215 / 9780425130216 2nd Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket 
Clean, tight book. Some shelf wear, and spine creasing from having been read. 324 pages. Withdrawn from the library, stamped on the closed surfaces of the pages on the outside. Berkley Edition, November 1991. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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Carry On, Jeeves, Wodehouse, P.G.
8 Wodehouse, P.G. Carry On, Jeeves
England Penguin 1999 0140284087 / 9780140284089 Softcover Very Good No Dust Jacket 18 cm x 11 cm 
18 cm x 11 cm, 246 pages. Clean paperback. 1999 publication. Introducing the reading world to Jeeves, the inimitable gentleman's gentleman. Our book number 24113. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Full Moon, Wodehouse, P.G.
9 Wodehouse, P.G. Full Moon
United States The Overlook Press 2006 1585678368 / 9781585678365 The Collector's Wodehouse Hardcover Like New Like New 7.5 
7.5" x 5.25", 261 pages. Clean new copy. Reprint, series claims to work from the first British editions of the Jeeves and Blandings books. This is a Blandings comedy. Our book number 24111. 
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The Luck of the Bodkins, Wodehouse, P.G.
10 Wodehouse, P.G. The Luck of the Bodkins
United States The Overlook Press 2003 1585673366 / 9781585673360 The Collector's Wodehouse Hardcover Fine Very Good 7.5 
7.5" x 5.25", 358 pages. Clean new book in very nice dust jacket. Not read. Originally published in 1935, a farce on two continents and an ocean. This collection reprints the original content. Our book number 24112. 
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The Mating Season, Wodehouse, P.G.
11 Wodehouse, P.G. The Mating Season
United States The Overlook Press 2001 1585672319 / 9781585672318 Collector's Wodehouse Hardcover Like New Like New 7.5 
7.5" x 5.25", 272 pages. Clean new copy. Prepared from the first British printing of each title. This title originally published under the title JEEVES AND BERTIE WOOSTER (1949). Part of a set "Collector's Wodehouse". Our book number 24110. 
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