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ABA Quarterly, Winter 1999, American Bantam Association
1 American Bantam Association ABA Quarterly, Winter 1999
U.S.A. American Bantam Association, P.O. BOX 127, Augusta, NJ 07822-0127 1999 Soft Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 5.5" x 8.5" 
25 pages. Nice article by Herbert H. Price called HELP THE BEGINNER reprinted from the 1954 ABA Yearbook. Article on BREEDING FOR PURITY OF WHITE PLUMAGE COLOR by Robert Hawes. THE NEW BREEDER by Paul Fontaine. WHY VENTILATION IS BAD ON COLD DAYS! by George Fitterer. BANTAM DUCKS ARE GETTING THEIR FEET WET by Herman and Joyce Curtis. As well as Association news and show schedules. Very good issue. Rich in information. Our book number 1028. 
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2 Buderi, Robert The Invention That Changed the World: How a Small Group of Radar Pioneers Won the Second World War and Launched a Technological Revolution
Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster 1996 0684810212 / 9780684810218 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good As New 
New book. Dedication to my mother. My father worked on these radar units on the planes in the Pacific in 1944. This is that radar set. 
Price: 25.95 USD
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3 Bulla, Clyde Robert; Himler, Ronald; Syson, Michael Conquista!
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Ty Crowell Co 1979 0690038704 / 9780690038705 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Weekly Reader Book Club Editon. Ex-library. Endpapers are s ittle cracked at the hinge. book is in very nice condition. text very clean, some wear to the corners and edges of the cover. library markings. 
Price: 3.95 USD
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4 Coles, Robert Children of Crisis, A Study of Courage and Fear
Dell Publishing Co., Inc., 750 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10017 1968 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket 
First Delta printing, September 1968. ".an original, stirring nd immensely revealing and important study of integration."--New York Times. A few lines of yellow highlighting on pages 8 thorugh 45. Otherwise appears to be a new book.no wrinkles, very little shelf wear. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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5 Crowther, Robert The Most Amazing Hide-And-Seek Alphabet Book
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Viking Pr 1978 0670489964 / 9780670489961 1st Edition Hardcover Poor No Jacket 
A, F, and W are missing, but there are 23 operational pop-up letters. Ex-Library. Cover in good condition, some marks. 
Price: 1.00 USD
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6 Dana, Richard Henry Jr. Two Years Before the Mast, A Personal Narrative of Life At Sea, Abridged for Modern Reading
Junior Deluxe Editions, Garden City, New York, The Literary Guild of America, INc. 1949 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
No other Junior Deluxe Editions mentioned. Dana writes that this is intended to give a peprspective to the daily life of the common sailor in 1840, rather than the gentleman or officer. 368 pages, Abridged from the original to be suited to 'Modern Readng,' or the younger reader. Illustrated covers, endpapers, and throughout the text by Robert Frankenberg. Youth Fiction published in the late 1940's. A classic. Private collection, no markings. Dent in the bottom of the back cover, some shelf wear, some yellowing of the paper. Pages tight and the binding is secure. Spine is clothbound, while the covers are simulated leather(boards) with embossed and printed images of sailors and compass roses. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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7 Dann, Jack, and Dozois, Gardner , Editors Aliens Among Us
U.S.A.: Ace Books, published by the Berlley Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Putnam Inc., 375 Hudson Street, New York, New York, 10014 2000 044100704X / 9780441007042 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket 
very tight and clean, wrinkle on back cover. Nice used book. Ace mass market edition, June 2000, "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1." The Other Celia, by Theodore Sturgeon; Residuals, by Paul J. McAuley & Kim Newman; Eight O'Clock In The Morning, by Ray Nelson; Expendable, by Philip K. Dick; The Reality Trip, by Robert Silverberg; Decency, by Robert Reed; The Mindworm, by C.M. Kornbluth; Popeye And Pops Watch The Evening World Report, by Eliot Fintushel; The Autopsy, by Michael Shea; Or All The Seas With Oysters, by Avram Davidson; Angel, by Pat Cadigan; Among The Hairy Earthmen, by R.A. Lafferty; I'm Too Big But I Love To Play, by James Tiptree Jr.; The Hero As Werewolf, by Gene Wolfe; Motherhood, Etc., by L. Timmel Duchamp. A pretty difinitive collection of Science Fiction Short Stories, if I do say so myself. 
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Doctor Who and the Carnival of Monsters, Dicks, Terrance
8 Dicks, Terrance Doctor Who and the Carnival of Monsters
Great Britain Tandem Publishing, Ltd., A Howard & Wyndham Company, 123 King Street, London W69Jg 1977 0 426 11025 0 / 9780426110255 1st Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket 4 1/4" X 7" 
Based on the BBC television serial The Carnival of Monsters by Robert Holmes by arrangement with the british Broadcasting Corporation. a crease across the spine, some shelf wear. book is in good condition, pages tight, clean, a ding on the front cover with a small scratches. 125 pages. Our book number 263. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Fantasy and Science Fiction, March 1974, Ferman, Edward L., editor
9 Ferman, Edward L., editor Fantasy and Science Fiction, March 1974
Mercury Press 1974 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket 
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Volume 46, No. 3, Whole No. 274, March 1974. Library of Congress Catalog Card no. 51-25682. Paperback periodical, in excellent condition. paper aged, text clean, binding sound. Listed on the cover: Isaac Asimov: The Uneternal Atoms, 'The Star of Stars' by Robert F. Young; 'Beneath the Waves' by Gordon Eklund. Cover Ilustration is by Ron Walotsky for "The Star of Stars." Some nicks to the edges and corners, small hole in the front cover hinge near the top. Som stains and soil around the edges. Still a very nice copy. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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New Enlarged Pocket Anthology of Robert Frost's Poems, Frost, Robert (with an introduction and commentary by Louis Untermeyer)
10 Frost, Robert (with an introduction and commentary by Louis Untermeyer) New Enlarged Pocket Anthology of Robert Frost's Poems
U.S.A. A Washington Square Press Book, Washington Square Press, Inc., New York 1964 18th printing, May 1964 Soft Cover Fair No Dust jacket 6.5" X 4.25" 
Long crease down the center of the front cover. 279 pages. Paper aged, Foxing. Previous owner's name neatly stamped on first page. Text clean and no markings in the book. Illustrations throughout text in black and white. Untermeyer's observations interspersed. Ends with a poem called, AWAY. Our book number 46010. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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Short Stories of the Tragedy and Comedy of Life, Vol. XVI, Guy de Maupassant, Henri Rene'
11 Guy de Maupassant, Henri Rene' Short Stories of the Tragedy and Comedy of Life, Vol. XVI
Current Literature Pub. Co., New York, Copyright, 1903, by M. Walter Dunne. Entered at Stationers' Hall, London 1903 1st Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket 
Withdrawn from the Vinita Public Library, the only shelf wear is to the very edges of the spine and corners, and only very minor. Silver printed papers inside covers, very ornate title page claims "The Life Work of Henri Rene' Guy De Maupssant, Embracing Romance, Travel, Comedy & Verse. For the first time Complete in English. With a Critical Preface by Paul Bourget of the French Academy and an Introduction by Robert Arnot, M.A. Illustrated from Original Drawings By Eminent French And American Artists. The St Dunstan Society, Akron, Ohio." Illustrations in the text at the beginning of each enrty. Plate print frontspiece, "One minute, Dearie, and I will be there.". 322 pages. Blue clothbound with gold and blue printing. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Doctor Who - The Caves of Androzani, Holmes, Robert
12 Holmes, Robert Doctor Who - The Caves of Androzani
Great Britain A Target Book, published by the paperback division of W. H. Allen & Co., Ltd., A Howard & Wyndham Company, 44 Hill Street, London, W1X 8LB 1985 0 426 19959 6 / 9780426199595 2nd Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket 4 1/4" X 7" 
Number 92 in the Doctor Who Library. Very nice unread copy, a new book with minor shelf wear. Nick to top of front cover, minor scuffs and very light creases on back cover. Private collection. Our book number 284. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Plays of Henrik Ibsen, Ibsen, Henrik
13 Ibsen, Henrik Plays of Henrik Ibsen
The Modern Library, New York, Random House 1935 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Withdrawn from the library. "Random House is the publisher of THE MODERN LIBRARY, Bennett A. Cerf, Donald S. Klopper, Robert K. Haas. Manufactured in the United States of America. Printed by Parkway Printing Company. Bound by H. Wolff." But absolutely no clue as to the date of publication, not even in the introduction by H.L. Menken. This grey , clothbound volume is reminiscent of books purchased in my family during the late nineteen-thirties and forties and early nineteen-fifties. Plays included are: A Doll's House, Ghosts, An Enemy Of The People, and The Master Builder. 383 pages. Tape marks on the outside from the library stamps and stickers, external stamps on the closed pages, no marks on the endpapers, one stamp on the title page, no pocket. Nice clean copy. no underlining. Our book number 83. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Story of My Life, by Helen Keller, With Her Letters (1887 - 1901) - and a Supplimental Account of Her Education - Including Passages from the Reports and Letters of Her Teacher - Ann Mansfield Sullivan - by Robert Macy, Keller, Helen
14 Keller, Helen The Story of My Life, by Helen Keller, With Her Letters (1887 - 1901) - and a Supplimental Account of Her Education - Including Passages from the Reports and Letters of Her Teacher - Ann Mansfield Sullivan - by Robert Macy
U.S.A. Grosset & Dunlap, Printed at the Country Life Press, Garden City, N.Y., U.S.A. 1905 Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 6.5 "From Gertrude to Father and Mother, Gustav and Pa
6.5" x 9.5". 441 pages. Tan Moray Cloth over boards with Red Imprinted lettering on Front cover and spine. Rough-cut pages. Monochrome scene of countryside on endpapers. Very little shelf wear. Clean text. Inscription only writing in the book, "From Gertrude to Father and Mother, Gustav and Patty F. Wienke." Spine secure and stable, very good condition, some aging of paper. Private collection. Enclosures (included with sale) include Omaha, Nebraska World Herald newspaper clipping from jnuary 30, 1955, 'Helen Keller, Near 75, Starts World Tour'. Discoloration from the newspaper clipping on pages 286, 287. Magazine article from TIME magazine, handwritten date "1960" also enclosed, full color two-page spread "How Easy it is ti fly on paper wings." Bluebird sticker inside front cover on facing page. Photo of Helen and her sister. Dates given are "CL, copyright, 1902, 1903, 1905 by Helen Keller, All Rights Reserved." Moray boards seem later. Our listing number 4041. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Helen Keller, The Story Of My Life, Keller, Helen, with introduction by Barnett, M. Robert
15 Keller, Helen, with introduction by Barnett, M. Robert Helen Keller, The Story Of My Life
U.S.A. Airmont Publishing Company, Inc., 22 East 60th Street, New York 10022 1965 1st Thus Soft Cover Good No Dust Jacket 4.25" x 7" 
4.25" x 7". 282 pages. Paper discolored with age. Book has not been read. Spine had faded some. Complete and Unabridged. Airmont Classic Series number CL70. Includes the Braille aphabet and facsimile of Miss Keller's writing. Our book number 4038. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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16 Kleinpell, Robert M. Miocene Stratigraphy of California
The American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa Oklahoma, U.S.A., Composed and printed by George BAnta Publishing Company, Menasha, Wisconsin, U.S.A. 1938 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Several full-size charts in a pocket inside the back cover. 450 pages. Withdrawn from Oil company library. From the library of leading twentieth century research engineer. Cover has been eaten away in patches. Pages clean and spine tight. all pages perfect, charts perfect. Cover ugly. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Through the Ice, Kornwise, Robert, and Anthony, Piers
17 Kornwise, Robert, and Anthony, Piers Through the Ice
U.S.A. A Baen Book, Baen Publishing Enterprises, P.O. Box 1403, Riverdale , NY 10471 1992 0-671-72113-5 / 9780671721138 First Paperback Printing, April 1992 Softcover Good No Dust Jacket 4.25" x 6.75" 
4.25" x 6.75". Withdrawn from the library, who has torn out the first page. Title page is intact and unmarked. Library sticker inside front cover and on spine. Some wear to covers, but text is clean and book is sound. Our book number 21826. 
Price: 1.50 USD
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18 Lauer, Henri; Lesnick, Robert; and Matson, Leslie E. Servomechanism Fundamentals
McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., New york, U.S.A. 1947 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket 
First edition, Fifth Impression. Book has been wet, but was dried in the sun and has no mildew stains. Text is clean, all pages are secure and spine and cover are sound. From the private collection of a leading Research Engineer. A personal sacrifice to support the education of the next generation. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 Ludlum, Robert The Chancellor Manuscript
The Dial Press, Book Club Edition, New York 1977 1st Edition Hardcover Good Fair 
Dust cover worn, book in good condition. Wear to edges and corners, some dirt on bottom of pages, outside. First Book club edition, pages very clean, spine very good. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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20 Ludlum, Robert The Matarese Countdown
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Bantam Dell Pub Group 1997 0553106678 / 9780553106671 1st Edition Hardcover As New As New 
New book. dust cover in new condition, book clean, unread. Price on dust jacket intact. First Edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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