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Tom Swift and His Motor-Cycle or Fun and Adventures on the Road, Appleton, Victor
1 Appleton, Victor Tom Swift and His Motor-Cycle or Fun and Adventures on the Road
U.S.A. Bedford, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Applewood Books 1992 1-55709-175-7 / 9781557091758 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good 5.25" x 7.5" Mencl, R. Signed by Author(s)
5.25" x 7.5". FACSIMILE EDITION. Numbers read"10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2". A faithful reproduction of the original. Right down to the pictures on the actual cover of the book. Jacket has been protected with clear contact paper. Book is new, never read, but Inscribed to Kimball from Grandma and Grandaddy Hibbard Merry Christmas 1997. Sacrifice. College payments. 206 pages. our book number 706. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Tom Swift and His Motor-Boat or the Rivals of Lake Carlopa, Appleton, Victor; (pseudonym for Edward Stratemeyer)
2 Appleton, Victor; (pseudonym for Edward Stratemeyer) Tom Swift and His Motor-Boat or the Rivals of Lake Carlopa
U.S.A. Bedford, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Applewood Books 1992 1557091765 / 9781557091765 1st printing Hardcover As New Fine Signed by Author(s)
First Printing, "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1". Book as new. Inscribed in pencil "To Kimball from Grandma and Grandaddy Hibbard Merry Christmas 1997". Never read. A new book. Jacket protected by clear contact paper. Faithful reproduction of the 1910 original. Beautiful book. Sacrifice! To pay for college. Please buy this book!(See our other listings for a first edition, original copy of another title in this series.) 212 pages. Our book number 701. 
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3 Connor, Ralph The Doctor
Fleming H. Revell Company, New York, Chicago, Toronto, London, Edinborough (Most likely Chicago, as my Grandfather was from Nebraska) 1906 1st Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Signed by Author(s)
Worn and faded, Man on horseback and a cloud embossed and inked on the front cover, spine relaxed, all pages present and secure. 1906, first edition. My grandfather's name and the date, "12-25-06 from E.P.A." inscribed. A Christmas present. Sacrificed for the education of the next generation, (and namesake.) 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Ford Times, Vol.55, No. 12, January, 1962, Dykeman, C.H., Editor-in-chief
4 Dykeman, C.H., Editor-in-chief Ford Times, Vol.55, No. 12, January, 1962
Ford Motor Co., The American Road, Dearborn, Michigan 1962 5th or later Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket 
64 pages. Five inches by seven inches. Magazine clean. Spine sound. Cover very nice. Two pictures have been torn from the corners of pages. Contains:Christmas Around the World in Washington, Mexico's Shangri-La Town, See Yellowstone in Winter, Brooklyn Feels like Home, How Stock are Stock Cars?, Hunting Yeti on Mount hood, Death Valley--the Desert that Lives, Christmas Feast in the Old Tradition, Puzzling Palms of the Kofas, Explore Ocala Forest, Comeback for the Wood Duck, Triumph of the "Blue Moppie", Christmas at Sam Felipe, Thunderbird Celebrates Its Ninth Birthday, Favorite Recipes of Famous restaurants, A Stockingful of Unique Gifts, Ford Almanac, Letters. Quite a little Periodical, Courtesy of our local Ford Dealer, Fred Jones Ford, in Tulsa. Has my Grandfather's last address on it. Mailed from Dearborn, Michigan. Photos and paintings throughout. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Wanted ~ A Chaperone, Ford, Paul Leichester
5 Ford, Paul Leichester Wanted ~ A Chaperone
New York Dodd Mead & Company 1902 First Edition October 1902 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket 8 3/4 Christy, Howard Chandler, Decorations by Armstrong, Margaret 
8 3/4" x 6", 110 pages, Good Condition. Slight crack of front free endpaper, slight wear to top and bottom of spine and corners slightly rubbed. Gift inscription, ""Some little token etc" As Tweedlefraunch says. December 25,1902. C.F.W." A Christmas Story. Beautiful art nouveau borders on every page, Protected Illustrations as well. Gloriously beautiful novel for young people. Our book number 19914. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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6 Hammett, Josephine Dashiell Hammett
Avenel Books 1980 0517338416 / 9780517338414 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Signed by Author(s)
First Avenel edition. 1980 Reprint of 'The Novels of Dashiell Hammett', first published by Knopf. I clipped the price when we inscribed it to my father for Christmas in 1981. Sorry about that. Book in very good condition, Dust Jacket in very good condition, folds on the inner flaps, some fading to the spine, some light shelf wear. Paper aging. Includes: Red Harvest, The Dain Curse, The Maltese Falcon, The Glass Key, The Thin Man. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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7 Humphreys, Christmas Zen Buddhism
The MacMillan Company, New York : Printed in Great Britain 1963 2nd Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket 
ex-library, taped and marked for the library. Printed author's signiture, second edition for this Macmillan book, printed in Great Britain. 175 pages. spine tight, well-read, not broken.nick out of the right edge of the front cover, Yellow cover with pink inset for drawing of Bodhidharma (Daruma). Black and Pink lettering. 
Price: 4.95 USD
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8 Keillor, Garrison Lake Wobegon Days
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Viking Pr 1985 0670805149 / 9780670805143 Hardcover Good Good 
Ex-Library, price clipped. HARDCOVER. Eleventh printing, November, 1985. Dust jacket protected in mylar. Library markings, no pocket. Like a new book inside. Book of the month club edition. Dedication from previous owner 'Christmas 1985.' 
Price: 5.95 USD
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The American Boy's Workshop, Kelland, Clarence B.
9 Kelland, Clarence B. The American Boy's Workshop
United States David McKay, Publisher, 604-8 Washington Square, Philadelphia 1914 1st Hardcover Good/Fair No Dust Jacket 8 
8" x 5.25", 339 pages. Worn copy, crack at hinge of front endpaper, spine sound, text clean, paper aged. The American Boy's Workshop, Each Subject By An Expert, Entirely Rewritten and Edited by Clarence B. Kelland of "The American Boy". Book I includes "The Outdoor Boy in Summer", Aquatic, Home, Winter, with three pages of indexed activities for Book I, and BOOK II addresses "The Indoor American Boy", his workshop, work-bench, room, making furniture, Christmas presents, Gymnasium, Toys, and trinkets and Miscellaneous Helps. Our book number 6064. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Ford Times, Vol.49, No. 12 December 1957, Kennedy, William, Editor-in-chief
10 Kennedy, William, Editor-in-chief Ford Times, Vol.49, No. 12 December 1957
Ford Motor Co., The American Road, Dearborn, Michigan 1957 Soft cover Fair No Jacket 
64 pages. Five inches by seven inches. Magazine clean. Spine sound. Cover very nice. Some pictures were removed for an art project in 1963. Even though i was in third grade, the pictures were removed in such a way as to leave as much of the text intact as possible. Articles on Columbus Georgia, Navajo and Hopi Country, Stephen Foster's memorial, Custom Conversions (of your Ford car, of course), Sevetus Crockett's Ceiling Diary, Philadelphia and Its Early Churches (paintings by Ben Eisenstat), The Rouge--Age Fortu, Start Your Vacation In Detroit, The Six-Level Switchbacks, America's Main Intersection, New Gear for Wagon Cooks, Favorite recipes from Famous Taverns, Americamera, Gadgetry for Gadgeteers, Christmas at the Rotunda, Cruise-O-Matic Drive, Ford Times Wins Journalism Award, Far Side. Quite a little Periodical, Courtesy of our local Ford Dealer, Fred Jones Ford, in Tulsa. Has my father's Aunt's address on it. Photos and paintings throughout. Very '50's. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Gardening With Cactus, Mabe, Rex E.
11 Mabe, Rex E. Gardening With Cactus
USA Potpourri Press 1974 First Edition Paperback Good No Dust Jacket. 8.5x 5.5 Gabriel, Rebecca 
48 pages. 8.5"x 5.5". Paperback stapled cover in good condition, pages firm. pages 14 and 15 yellowed from newspaper clipping dated Dec. 1966 "The Christmas Cactus Is a Yuletide Delight." Our book number 36070 
Price: 5.00 USD
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12 Not Stated Jack The Giant-Killer And Other Stories, with many illustrations
A.L. Burt Company, 114-120 East Twenty-third Street, NEW YORK 1905 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Publication date is not stated, BUT the dedication on the front page is from "From Grandma Bowles To Billy Merry CHristmas 1918", which leads me to think it was at least new at that time. There is some wear to the cover, but the colors are bright and the printing clear. the pages are tight in the spine, and most of the wear is to the outer edges and coeners. "The Mother Goose Series", originally "60 Cents per copy" "A series of popular books for young people. Each book is well printed from large type on good paper, frontspiece in colors, profusely illustrated, and bound in cloth, with ornamental covers in three colors, making a series of most interesting books for children at a reasonable price." Other copies are dated as 1905. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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Mary Ponders: A poetic Interpretation, Penfield, Thornton B., Jr.
13 Penfield, Thornton B., Jr. Mary Ponders: A poetic Interpretation
Boston, U.S.A. The Christopher Publishing House 1958 1st Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket 8.25 
8.25" x 5.5", 31 pages. Previous owner's signature on front facing end paper. Bonus: Original advertising pamphlet/receipt laid in at the back. Illustration - colour print - pasted in after title page. Lovely scripted program guide for a church Christmas program, including music and stage directions. Lovely little book. Our book number 48047. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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You Can Draw Animals, the editors of Consumer Guide
14 the editors of Consumer Guide You Can Draw Animals
U.S.A. Publications International, Ltd. 1993 0881769142 / 9780881769142 1st Spiral-Bound Soft Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 8 Hormann, Toni 
80 pages, Step by step instructions on drawing basic animals. Alligator, Bear, Buffalo, Camel, Cat, Dog, Elephant, Frog, Giraffe, Horse, Kangaroo, Koala, Lamb, Lion, Orangutan, Owl, Pig, Rabbit, Raccoon, Rooster, Skunk. Christmas sticker on title page, originally given as a Christmas gift. No other marks in text. Our book number 3018. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Certain Poor Shepherds, Thomas, Elizabeth MArshall
15 Thomas, Elizabeth MArshall Certain Poor Shepherds
U.S.A. Simon & Schuster 1996 0684833131 / 9780684833132 1st Hard Cover Very Good Acceptable: Damage to lower edge of front of Dust Jacket, small tear at fold near spine, NOT price clipped. 5.5" x 7.25" Davidson, Andrew 
5.5" x 7.25". 128 pages. Clean copy with Dust Jacket. Damage to lower edge of front of Dust Jacket, small tear at fold near spine, NOT price clipped. Otherwise, book as new. Beautiful illustrations by Andrew Davidson in B&W. "America's foremost explainer of animal feelings and thoughts has woven fur and scent into the Christmas story, with amusing, moving results." (jacket quote from John Updike.) Story of a dog and a goat as they experience the first Christmas. First edition. Our book number 1108. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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16 Walt Disney Productions Walt Disney Productions' Mickey's Christmas Carol
Golden Press 1983 0307045927 / 9780307045928 Hardcover Poor No Jacket 
1983. Well loved, upper right corner chewed, cover worn, wal-mart tag on front cover, some red marker and pen on back cover and last two pages. Some pencil on first two pages. All pages readable. 
Price: 2.50 USD
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