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A LOG OF THE SPANISH MAIN

By: Mora, Jo

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Jo Mora, Jr.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 182

Condition: Good +


8vo (6" x 8¾”). Yellow cloth boards with titles and illustration of a pirate stamped in black, red and green on front cover. Illustrated paste-downs. Brass rivet binding. A pre-printed diary provided by W. R. Grace and Company to young passengers of its Grace Line cruisers headed for the Caribbean coast and Gulf of Mexico (the Spanish Main). The book provides a young sailer with diary space and information about life aboard ship and what to expect at their ports ... View more info

THE SONG OF HIAWATHA

By: [Fisher, Harrison; Crawford, E. Stetson]; Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill: (1906)

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 47

Condition: Near fine


M8vo (9 ¾" x 7"). pp. [189]. Unsigned publisher’s binding likely by E. Stetson Crawford in smooth green cloth with titles in gold surrounded by Native American themed decoration in blind and in B/W. Color frontis. with tissue guard and over 60 additional color and B/W illustrations by Harrison Fisher. Intricately decorated end papers, half-title, title page and text pages by E. Stetson Crawford using Native American themes in green. A near fine copy with light... View more info

Image for THE FUN OF IT RANDOM RECORDS OF MY OWN FLYING AND OF WOMEN IN AVIATION

THE FUN OF IT RANDOM RECORDS OF MY OWN FLYING AND OF WOMEN IN AVIATION

By: [WOMEN PIONEERS]; [aviatrixes]; [AVIATION]; EARHART, AMELIA

Price: $1,350.00

Publisher: New York, Brewer, Warren & Putnam: 1932

Edition: First

Seller ID: 2229

Condition: Very good +


8vo (5 ” x 8¼”). pp. 218. INCLUDES RECORDING OF EARHART'S 1932 LONDON BROADCAST. Bound in brown, linen weave cloth with titles in white on front board and spine. Dust jacket in brown with white lettering and an image of Earhart in the center. Includes frontis. and 30 additional photographic illustrations as well as a 4"x 4" phonograph recording from Earhart's international broadcast from London following her solo flight across the Atlantic on May 22, 1932, contained... View more info

RIP VAN WINKLE

By: [Wyeth, N. C.]; Irving, Washington

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay Company: (1921)

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 45

Condition: VG+


C4to (10 x 7 ½). pp. [xiv], 86. Dark brown embossed cloth boards with titled illustrated paper onlay by N. C. Wyeth and titles stamped in gold on spine. Color Frontis. With tissue guard, 7 full page color plates, color illustrated end papers and numerous B/W vignette drawings and decorations in the Arts & Crafts style by N. C. Wyeth. t.e.g. Very Good+ condition with unopened pages and some light rubbing to the background of the cover paper onlay and the top of the spin... View more info