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Image for <b> Motor Boat Boys Among the Florida Keys or, the Struggle for the Leadership  </b><br>

Motor Boat Boys Among the Florida Keys or, the Struggle for the Leadership

By: Arundel, Louis [pseudonym of George Rathborne]

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Chicago:, M. A. Donahue & Company: 1913.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. Motor Boat Boys Series #5.

Seller ID: 008116


Motor Boat Boys Series #5. A series of adventure books featuring six teen-aged boys and their adventures on various waterways.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear, with loss of tip spine band. Three color front pictorial and spine decoration clean and vivid. Dust Jacket unclipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has toned with small loss on edges. . Not often seen, more-so with dust jacket. View more info

Image for <b>Swords In The Dawn: The Story of the First Englishmen.</b>

Swords In The Dawn: The Story of the First Englishmen.

By: Beaty, John

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York and Toronto:, Longmans, Green and CO.,: 1937.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 003494

Condition: Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket.


Henry Clarence Pitz (1895 – 1976) was an American artist, illustrator, editor, author, and teacher, who wrote and illustrated over 190 books, the best known of which is The Brandywine School. In the 1930s Pitz joined the monthly magazine American Artist as an associate editor and writer and was a regular contributor to the magazine for the rest of his life. Pitz also became a regular teacher at his alma mater, the Museum School. In 1950 Pitz was elected to the N... View more info

Image for ...<b>Crusade.</b><br>

...Crusade.

By: Byrne, Donn

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Boston:, Little, Brown and Company,: 1928.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 003498

Condition: 7.75 inches tall. 250 pages.<br>


Green cloth with black titles and decoration in red and black. Bindings square and tight. Text clean, light even toning. Minor shelf wear. Dust jacket toned. Wear with small loss corners and spine tips. Spine sun-darkened. Protected in Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b>Tales of Our Coast.</b>

...Tales of Our Coast.

By: Crockett, S.R., Frederic, Harold, Parker, Gilbert, Powell, W. Clark, and Q

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York:, International Association of Newspapers and Authors,: 1901.

Edition: Later Printing.

Seller ID: 005134


Anthology of nautical young adult fiction.Grey cloth with red and black lettering and pictorial stamping. Bindings tight and square. Text clean on laid-paper with light toning. Light handling wear. 203 pages, plus 23 pages ads. An attractive copy. Contents: •Crockett's "The Smugglers of the Clone, " •Parker's "There Is Sorrow on the Sea, " •Frederic's "The Path of Murtogh, " •Q's "The Roll-Call of the Reef" and •Powell's "That ... View more info

Image for ...<b>Garry Grayson At Stanley Prep; or The Football Rivals of Riverview.</b>

...Garry Grayson At Stanley Prep; or The Football Rivals of Riverview.

By: Dawson, Elmer A

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Grossett & Dunlap,: 1927.

Edition: Titles on copyright page end with this title.

Seller ID: 004021


Light green cloth boards with stamped titles on front board. Spine sun-faded. Dust jacket toned, Wear with small loss to corners and spine tips, In a clear Mylar sleeve reveling the adverts on inside. View more info

Image for <b> Orange Crush: A Novel </b><br> [Serge Storms]

Orange Crush: A Novel
[Serge Storms]

By: Dorsey, Tim

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: SIGNED by the Author

Seller ID: 009710

ISBN: 0060185775

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


SIGNED by the Author. With a warped and manic fury that makes Hiaasen seem serious and Hunter Thompson staid, Tim Dorsey does it again -- rocketing Florida crime fiction forward by colliding death with the political process as madness takes the wheel of the Orange Crush. First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

Image for <b> The Outdoor Girls in Florida, Or, Wintering in the Sunny South </b><br>[Florida - Fiction]

The Outdoor Girls in Florida, Or, Wintering in the Sunny South
[Florida - Fiction]

By: Hope, Laura Lee (pseud.) [Stratemeyer, Edward L. syndicate]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1913

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009625

Condition: Very Good


The Outdoor Girls series was one of the Stratemeyer Syndicate series and was published from 1913 to 1933 by Grosset & Dunlap.An original publication by Grosset & Dunlap, and fifth title in the "Outdoor Girls" series. The series focuses on the various activities of a group of girls who form a Camping and Tramping Club. They become known as the "Outdoor Girls" in their city of Deepdale, a city located on the Argono River in New York. In this story, t... View more info

Image for ...<b>Tom Brown at Oxford & Tom Brown's School Days at Rugby [Columbus Series]</b>

...Tom Brown at Oxford & Tom Brown's School Days at Rugby [Columbus Series]

By: Hughes, Thomas (An Old Boy)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York:, International Book Company,: [no date, circa 1895].

Seller ID: 004894


Red cloth with black spine decoration and title in gilt band. Bindings square and tight. Moderate handling wear. Text clean and toned. View more info

Image for ...<b>The Go Ahead Boys and Simon's Mine.</b>

...The Go Ahead Boys and Simon's Mine.

By: Kay, Ross

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York:, Barse & Hopkins Publishers,: 1917.

Edition: First Edition [McBride].

Seller ID: 003149


Tan cloth covered boards with black titles and two-color decoration. Binding tight and square. Light shelf wear with rubs to lower corners. Some hand soiling, bump/indention top rear corner near spine. Text clean, light even toning. Previous owner's name on first blank page and a name sticker front paste-down. 7.5 inches tall. 245 pages with publisher advertisements. View more info

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The Girl Who Played With Fire: A Novel
[Nordic Noir]

By: Larsson, Stieg

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Alfred a Knopf Inc: 2009

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009697

ISBN: 0307269981

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


First American Edition. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm.Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for <b>The Exploits of Bilge and Ma.</b>

The Exploits of Bilge and Ma.

By: Macfarlane, Peter Clark

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Little, Brown, and Company,: 1919.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 002207


Publisher's blue cloth with titles and decorations in black and orange. Spine darkened, some hand-soiling. Bindings tight and square. Light shelf wear. View more info

Image for <b> Police </b>[Harry Hole, Novel]

Police [Harry Hole, Novel]

By: Nesbo, Jo

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2013

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 009634

ISBN: 0385352530

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


From the king of Nordic Noir the 11th Harry Hole" crime thriller. SIGNED by the Author on first blank page. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. [United States] Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches; 436 pages. View more info

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The Adventures of Captain Horn

By: Stockton, Frank Richard.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons,: 1901.

Edition: Later Edition.

Seller ID: 004119


Green cloth covered boards with gilt and black titles and decorations. Bindings square and tight, text clean a hint of toning. Light spotting to front board with moderate wear to spine tips and corners. Frank Richard Stockton (1834 - 1902) was an American writer and humorist, best known today for a series of innovative children's fairy tales that were widely popular during the last decades of the 19th century. View more info

Image for ...<b> The Yellow Phantom. A Judy Bolton Mystery #6 </b><br>

... The Yellow Phantom. A Judy Bolton Mystery #6

By: Sutton Margaret

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Grosset and Dunlap,: 1933 [1946]<br>

Edition: Later Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007854


The Judy Bolton books, written by Margaret Sutton, were a popular girls mystery series. Published beginning in 1932 by Grosset and Dunlap. The series continued until 1967 and consisted of 38 volumes. Each book was "based on something that actually happened" and many were also based on real life sites.Later printing: Rear panel: Cherry Ames last title Veteran’s Nurse [published 1946]. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Moderate even toning. Moderate handling wea... View more info

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Shaft
[Books to Film]

By: Tidyman , Ernest

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009703

Condition: Near Fine


Who's the black private dick. That's a sex machine to all the chicks? (Shaft)You're damn right. [Isaac Hayes] The back of the dust jacket describes the main character John Shaft: "Who the hell does he think he is, this blackface Bogart who says the Revolution is a new way to chase chicks, the Mafia is made of meatballs and life is going to screw you if you don't get to it first? Who? John Shaft, private investigator, a man so cool his blood runs ice." ------ The ... View more info

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The Spirit of the Border

By: Zane Grey

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, The Saalfield Publishing Company: 1940

Seller ID: 002957

Condition: Very Good


An Abridged Edition. Illustrated with b/w plates: Lloyd Weidner. Bindings square and tight. Minimal shelf wear. Clean text, Even toning. Previous owner's name sticker on front paste-down. Pictorial Dust jacket presents well, some wear to edges. Now in a new Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b>The Red Prior's Legacy.</b><br>

...The Red Prior's Legacy.

By: [Henry C. Pitz] Bill, Alfred H.

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York:, The Junior library League,: 1929.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 003497


Blue cloth covered boards with red titles. Bindings tight and square. Minimal shelf wear. Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve has edge wear with small loss spine tips and top rear. Hint of darkening. View more info