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J.Allen St. John: An Illustrated Bibliography, Richardson, Darrell C.
161 Richardson, Darrell C. J.Allen St. John: An Illustrated Bibliography
Mid -America Publishing 1991 Limited Edition of 2000 Copies. Paperback Fine 
Mid -America Publishing, 1991 Mid -America Publishing, 1991 109 pp with B&W illustrations on every page. J.Allen St. John was a highly regarded illustrator of Tarzan and science fiction titles. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged. Limited Edition of 2000 Copies. Large Format Softcover. Fine. Quarto.. Limited Edition of 2000 Copies.. Paperback. Fine. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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The Films of Rita Hayworth: The Legend and Career of a Love Goddess, Ringgold, Gene
162 Ringgold, Gene The Films of Rita Hayworth: The Legend and Career of a Love Goddess
Citadal Press 1974 0806504390 / 9780806504391 Hardcover Very Good Good 
Citadal Press, 1974 Citadal Press, 1974 256 pp with B&W photos on every page., still photos from her films, pictures from private collections and many candids from the Rita Hayworth's personal files. A complete account of her career, detailing every screen appearance she made. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is complete but has has considerable rubbing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Frederick the Great: a Historical Profile, Ritter, Gerhard   ( Peter Paret Trans.)
163 Ritter, Gerhard ( Peter Paret Trans.) Frederick the Great: a Historical Profile
University of California Press 1968 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
University of California Press, 1968 207 pp with B&W plate of the subject frontis. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is clean and bright with light edgewear and a short split at base of spine. Now in protective mylar.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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164 Rovere, Richard H. Senator Joe McCarthy
World Publishing 1965 Sixth Printing. Paperback Very Good 
World Publishing, 1965 274 pp From the NY Times book review,"This is an appraisal without apology. It is no surprise that his (Rovere's) book is a vividly written, sophisticated re-creation of a political episode whose manic qualities aleady begin to seem unbelievable." Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Previous owner's name on front endpapers. Covers are clean, bright, undamaged.. Sixth Printing.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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English Wits Their Lives and Jests, Russell, Leonard (ed)
165 Russell, Leonard (ed) English Wits Their Lives and Jests
London Hutchinson 1953 1st Edition. Hardcover Fine Very Good Ravilious, Eric 
London: Hutchinson, 1953 A collection of biographical studies, assembled by the literary editor of the London Times with contributions by James Agate, Campbell Dixon, John Gore, W.W. Hadley, Harold Hobson, Gerard Hopkins, Ronald Knox, Wyndham Lewis, Robert Lynd, Desmond MacCarthy, Ernest Newman, Dilys Powell, A.J.A. Symons and Olga Venn.The book went through three editions pre-WWll, this is the first edition published after the war.The subjects include Pope, Dr. Johnson, "Saki", Lamb, Whistler, Wilde, Sheridan, Sir Max Beerbohm and George Bernard Shaw. The text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red cloth boards are"fine", DJ is sunned and slightly frayed at spine ends, has a pasted on sticker "distributed by MacMillan" Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 1st Edition.. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Ravilious, Eric. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.50 USD
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Henry Clay Frick, Sanger, Martha Frick Symington
166 Sanger, Martha Frick Symington Henry Clay Frick
U.S.A. Abbeville Press 1998 0789205009 / 9780789205001 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: Abbeville Press, 1998 U.S.A.: Abbeville Press, 1998 601 pp with a fold-out family tree frontis and color and B&W plates in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Brown cloth boards with gold-stamped titles along spine are "as new." DJ is clean, bright, undamaged. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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167 Schirmer, G. (ed.) Beethoven Impressions of Contemporaries
NYC G. Schirmer Inc. 1926 Second Printing Hardcover Good No Jacket 
NYC: G. Schirmer Inc., 1926 231 pp. with 16 B&W plaqtes. Text is clean, unmarked, tonede. Front hinge cracked but holding.Previous owner's name on first free page. Blue cloth boards are rubbed at extremities, dulled along spine.. Second Printing. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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The Day I Owned the Sky, Scott, Robert Lee Jr.
168 Scott, Robert Lee Jr. The Day I Owned the Sky
Bantam Books 1988 0553052489 / 9780553052480 Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
Bantam Books, 1988 238 pp with 16 B&W plates. Autobiography of Brigadier General Robert Lee Scott Jr. who flew with as a fighter pilot with General Claire Chennault's Flying Tigers in World War Two. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. BOMC. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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169 Selby-Lowndes, Joan The Blue Train
Abelard-Schuman 1958 Hardcover Good Very Good Signed
Abelard-Schuman, 1958 253 pp Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library stamps on page edges and copyright page. Dediation from author to choreographer Richard Maitland on flyleaf. Dust jacket is bright and undamaged, now in mylar wrapper.. Dedication By Author. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. Ex-Library. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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David Crockett  the Man and the Legend, Shackford, James Atkins
170 Shackford, James Atkins David Crockett the Man and the Legend
The University of Northy Carolina Press 1956 1st Ed. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
The University of Northy Carolina Press, 1956 338 pp with B&W portrait of Crockett frontis and maps on endpapers. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. A library pocket has been removed from rear endpapers. Brown cloth boards are lightly bumped at extremities and have a library number on spine.. 1st Ed.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Ex-Library. First Edition. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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R.B. Kitaj Exhibition Catalog Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Shannon, Joe
171 Shannon, Joe R.B. Kitaj Exhibition Catalog Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Washington D.C. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Smithsonian Institution 1981 Paperback Very Good 
Washington D.C.: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Smithsonian Institution, 1981 174 ppwith B&W illustrations on glazed paper throughout.Catalog of the traveling exhibition held at the Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution Washington D.C., Cleveland Museum of Art, and Stadtische Kunsthalle Dusseldorf Sept. 17, 1981 - M ar. 21, 1982. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are clean, bight and undamaged with a little rubbing at along spine. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Large Format Soft Cover. Very Good. 
Price: 19.50 USD
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Fossils and Flies: The Life of a Complete Scientist Samuel Wendell Williston ( 1851 - 1918), Shor, Elizabeth Noble
172 Shor, Elizabeth Noble Fossils and Flies: The Life of a Complete Scientist Samuel Wendell Williston ( 1851 - 1918)
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1971 0806109491 / 9780806109497 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1971 Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1971 285 pp with 16 B&W plates plus ilustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. previous owner's name on first fre page. DJ is intact, sunned along spine. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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Cowpokes, Nesters, & So on, Sims, Judge Orland L. Sims
173 Sims, Judge Orland L. Sims Cowpokes, Nesters, & So on
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. The Encino Press 1970 1st Edition. Hardcover As New Very Good Signed
Austin, Texas, U.S.A.: The Encino Press, 1970 Austin, Texas, U.S.A.: The Encino Press, 1970 297 pp with B&W illuswtrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Judge Sims' signature is on the first free page. Quarter-bound cream cloth boards with gold-stamped author's signature are immaculate. Illustrated card case has a small chip missing along bottom. Judge Orland S. Sims (1881-1973) was was reared at Paint Rock and San Angelo, and graduated from the University of Texas in 1905 with a degree in civil engineering. He returned as a farmer and rancher to Concho County, where he later served as county commissioner, county judge (192735), and member of the Thirty-seventh Texas Legislature (1921). As county commissioner, Sims pioneered the use of tractors and heavy road-building equipment; he also helped form the Texas Good Roads Association. While he was a state representative, he helped draft the bill establishing the State Highway Department (now the Texas Department of Transportation). A long time student of area history and of archaeology, Judge Sims published two books in recent years, "Gun Toters I have Known" recounted exploits of some of the early-day outlaws and peace officers of the area and "Cowpoke, Nesters & So Forth" recounts his observations of the changing situation from the time his parents moved to Paint Rock. By Author on FFP. 1st Edition. Hardcover Cased. As New/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition.. Hardcover. As New/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 115.00 USD
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Three Strong Western Women  A Play By Carol Sletten, Sletten, Carol
174 Sletten, Carol Three Strong Western Women A Play By Carol Sletten
Pinetop, AZ Wolfwater Press 2013 0989202402 / 9780989202404 Paperback Very Good Signed
Pinetop, AZ: Wolfwater Press, 2013 116 pp with line drawings in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Signed by author of play and the author of additional background history material. Covers are bright and undamaged.. By Author on Title Page. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Who is Ronald Reagan: The Hot-line Story of the Most Exciting Figure in American Politics, Smith, George H.
175 Smith, George H. Who is Ronald Reagan: The Hot-line Story of the Most Exciting Figure in American Politics
Pyramid Books 1968 First Printing. Paperback Very Good 
Pyramid Books, 1968 Pyramid Books, 1968 173 pp plus3 pp of ads.Three-page picture section. Text is clean, tight, unmarked, yellowed. Covers are lightly rubbed. First Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.. First Printing.. Paperback. Very Good. First Edition. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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176 Smyth, Ethel Impresions That Remained: Memoirs
Alfred A. Knopf 1946 2nd Printing. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Alfred A. Knopf, 1946 Alfred A. Knopf, 1946 516 pps. plus 15 B&W plates. Deckled front edge. Text clean, tight, unmarked, toned. Owner's signature on end- paper. Black cloth cover somehat faded. Gold stamping on cover and spine good. . 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. 2nd Printing.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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177 Sparks, Fred The $20,000,000 Honeymoon Jackie and Ari's First Year
Dell 1971 First Dell Printing. Paperback Very Good 
Dell, 1971 244 pp. Text is clean, tight, unmarked, yellowed. Covers are clean and intact but show some shelfwear.. First Dell Printing.. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. First Edition. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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178 Speer, Richard Matt Lamb The Art of Success
Somerset, New Jersey, U.S.A. John Wiley & Sons 2005 0471711543 / 9780471711544 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine Signed
Somerset, New Jersey, U.S.A.: John Wiley & Sons, 2005 Somerset, New Jersey, U.S.A.: John Wiley & Sons, 2005 356 pp. with a dedication, signiature and two wonderful drawings by Lamb of a man's face in profile and a woman full-face on the front endpapers. Otherwise immaculate. Text super clean, tight and unmarked. White boards are likewise. DJ is "as new" with no bumps or rubs. The book showcases an extraordinary life, Lamb is a man of keen business acumen, spiritual curiosity, uninhibited artistry, and infectious enthusiasm. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. By Subject. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.. Signed by Author(s). First Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Murrow: His Life and Times, Sperber, A.M.
179 Sperber, A.M. Murrow: His Life and Times
New York Freundlich Books 1986 0881910082 / 9780881910087 Hardcover Good Near Fine Signed
New York: Freundlich Books, 1986 XX + 795 pp with32 B&W plates. Dedication by Ann Sperber,"To Dorris Johnson ( Mrs. Nunnally Johnson)- with admiration and affection and many, many thanks!"Text would be described as "fine" save for a light moisture stain along the edge of the first 20 pages. Stain doesn't extend into text. nor are pages stuck together.Otherwise tight and unmarked. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged. A sticker with the author's name is affixed to flyleaf. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dedication By Author. Hardcover. Good/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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V. Sackville-West A Critical Biography, Stevens, Michael
180 Stevens, Michael V. Sackville-West A Critical Biography
New York Scribners 1974 0684136775 / 9780684136776 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Minus 
New York: Scribners, 1974 192 pp with B&W illustrations throughout and a bibliography of Sackville-West's works. A perceptive study of the relationship between V. Sackville-West's life and work, in which he explores her poems "The Land" and "The Garden," biographies, novels, shorter poetry, and all her writings, published and unpublished. Text is clean, tight and unmarked save for a previous owner's name on flyleaf. DJ is bright and intact but for two small closed tears. In mylar jacket.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good Minus. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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