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81 Blackwood, Algernon. DAY AND NIGHT STORIES...
New York E. P. Dutton & Co. 1917 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good- 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 228 pages; 1917 E. P. Dutton. HC 1st American edition; one of 1500 copies printed for the 1st. Original brown cloth title lettered in black to cover and spine. Binding sound and sqaure. Cloth lightly stressed at spine ends; light shelf soiling to cloth at covers and spine. Prior owner name penned to top corner of rear endpage. One or two pages with small spots of soiling; a few pages with evidence of corner creasing. Solid, presentable copy of the uncommon 1st edition of a highlight of early horror/supernatural fiction writing. VG- 
Price: 125.00 USD
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82 Blaker, Richard Scabby Dichson
New York Doubleday, Doran & Company 1928 First Edition Hard cover Very Good 
1928 Doubleday Doran HC 1st edition. Square sound and clean. No marks. original black cloth with pictorial paper title label to cover and title label to spine. Spine label sunned and faded. Solid clean copu with sunned spine. Lacks dj, else near VG; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages; Square sound and clean. No marks. Original black cloth with pictorial paper title label to cover and title label to spine. Spine label sunned and faded. Solid clean copu with sunned spine. Lacks DJ, else near VG 
Price: 20.00 USD
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83 Blaylock, James P. Land of Dreams
New York Arbor House 1987 087795898x / 9780877958987 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 264 pages; Tightly bound and fresh in clean crisp-edged, wraparound pictorial dust jacket. Just light crimping to boards at spine ends. Almost imperceptible sunning to jacket at spine. Publisher's $20 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Handsome copy. NF/VG++ 
Price: 20.00 USD
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84 Bloch, Robert Once around the Bloch; An Unauthorized Autobiography
New York Tor Books 1993 0312853734 / 9780312853730 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 416 pages; Tightly bound and very neat in original illustrated dust jacket with publisher's $22.95 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Just mild shelf evidence to jacket at edges and a tiny nick to the lower front corners of the flap folds. Feels unread. Illustrated with b&w photographs. NF/VG+ 
Price: 29.50 USD
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85 Block, Lawrence Burglar Who Liked to Quote Kipling
New York Random House 1979 0394504178 / 9780394504179 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
1979 Random House HC/DJ 1st printing. Superb unread copy in immaculate unclipped unrubbed dust jacket. Square tight bright and fresh. No marks. Superb F/F; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 pages; 1st printing. Superb unread copy in immaculate unclipped unrubbed dust jacket. Square tight bright and fresh. No marks. Superb F/F 
Price: 85.00 USD
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86 Block, Lawrence The Burglar Who Counted the Spoons [Advance Uncorrected Proof]
Burton, MI Subterranean Press 2015 1596067012 / 9781596067011 First Edition Thus Paperback Fine 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 312 pages; Advance Uncorrected Proof. Pre-publication 1st printing of the Subterranean Press US edition. Paperback in glossy covers. Tight, fresh and neat; unread. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to covers at edges. About as new. NF 
Price: 20.00 USD
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87 Bloxsom, Peter; Leslie Charteris Leslie Charteris' Send for the Saint: The Midas Double and the Pawn Gambit; Two Original Stories
Garden City, N. Y. Crime Club By Doubleday 1978 0385141386 / 9780385141383 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 184 pages; Bright, tight and fresh. Crisp edged dust jacket just slightly toned at spine, but otherwise immaculate. Remainder dot and spray to bottom edge. VG+/VG+ 
Price: 14.00 USD
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88 Blyton, Enid and Ethel Everett (Illust) Silver and Gold
New York Thomas Nelson and Sons [1927] First American Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Color Plates and line ills; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages; No date given but bound as called for with 8 glossy color pictorial plates and color pictorial lining sheets. Publisher's green cloth with color pictorial panel mounted to cover boars. Title lettering in black to cover and spine. Light/moderate rub to cloth at spine ends and tips. Just very mild instances of fray to cloth at corners and base of spine. Prior owner name penned neatly to front endpage. Solid and still attractive. About VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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89 Bode, Vaughn Deadbone; the First Testament of Cheech Wizard, the Cartoon Messiah
Canada Northern Comfort Communications 1975 0969050607 / 9780969050605 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Oversize HC/DJ. 1st trade edition and printing after only the elusive signed limited edition. Bright, snug and very neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright color pictorial dust jacket. In heavy orange cloth with pictorial title design to cover and title lettering to spine brightly in gilt. Jacket has a tiny surface scuff/abrasion at the bottom edge of the front panel and just a whisper of shelf evidence at edges. Contents are crisp and neat. An exceptional copy. NF/NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 245.00 USD
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90 Bode, Vaughn & Bode Vaughn Bode's Cheech Wizard: The Collected Adventures of the Cartoon Messiah.
Canada Northern Comfort Communications 1976 0969050623 / 9780969050629 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Color & b/w strips; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages; Oversize HC/DJ. 1st edition, 1st printing. A superb copy. Tight, bright and very fresh in immacualte, crisp edged and uniformly bright color pictorial dust jacket. Color and b&w strips. F/F or as new 
Price: 235.00 USD
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91 Bohatta Morpurgo, Ida & June Head The Busy Bees
Munich Ars Sacra Joseph Mueller 1935 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Good dust jacket 
Color Illustrations; 32mo 4" - 5" tall; 18 pages; 1st edition. Small format hardcover in color illustrated paper covered board with original glassine dust jacket. Snug bright and very neat with just a few trivial nicks to paper along the board edges and trace rub at corner tips. Glassine dust jacket is toned and missing some large chips at edges. Charmingly illustrated with color "Bee-folk" renderings by Bohatta. Worth noting is that bibliographic entries for the book record it with 16 unnumbered pages. There are however 18 pages, with one leaf a cancel. Uncommon in condition. NF/G 
Price: 75.00 USD
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92 Boldrewood, Rolf (Pseud) ; [Thomas Alexander Browne] In Bad Company and Other Stories
London MacMillan 1901 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 514 pages; HC 1st edition.Soundly bound in original blue cloth with pictorial design to upper board in blind; title lettering in gilt to cover and spine. T.e.g. Cloth lightly rubbed at corners with trace fray at spine ends. Endpages toned; just expected mild toning to page stock. VG- 
Price: 45.00 USD
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93 Bonomo, Joe Building Body Power, Posed by 12 of America's Most Perfectly Developed Men
New York Joe Bonomo Publications 1940 First Edition Paperback Near Fine 
Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 32 pages; 1st edition. Oversize paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Bright, fresh and neat with just a whisper of shelf evidence to covers at edges. Profusely illustrated from photographs. Trace shelf soiling to cover. Handsome copy. The very uncommon first mail order publication from Joe Bonomo. NF 
Price: 75.00 USD
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94 Booth, Edward C. The Treble Clef
New York Dodd, Mead and Company 1924 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 454 pages; Snugly bound and clean in original floral patterned dust jacket with $2.50 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Prior owner name and address penned to front endpage; a few early leaves opened a little roughly at the front edge. Dust jacket lightly toned to spine edge with shallow chipping and a few closed tears at edges. VG+/VG 
Price: 50.00 USD
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95 Borrow, George The Zincali - an Account of the Gypsies of Spain; Everymans Library No. 697
London & New York J. M. Dent & Co. & E. P. Dutton 1914 First Edition Thus Hardcover Very Good- 
12mo 7" - 7" tall; 251 pages; Everymans Library No. 697. 1st Everyman edition with no date given on the copyright page. Soundly bound and clean in original green cloth with decorative ornamental title design brightly in gilt to spine. Mild shelf wear to cloth at edges. Trace fading to cloth at spine. Prior owner name in neat manuscript to front endpage. Sound and neat. VG- 
Price: 15.00 USD
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96 Boswell, James; Marlies K. Danziger & Frank Brady (Eds. ) Boswell; the Great Biographer, 1789-1795
New York, NY Mcgraw-Hill 1989 0070153744 / 9780070153745 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell; Facsimile Paintings and engravings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 371 pages; 1989 McGraw Hill. HC/DJ. 1st edition and printing w/ complete 1-10 number line. Bright, snug and clean. No marks to text. Small remainder mark bottom edge. Dust jacket quite crisp and clean. NF/NF Uncommon in condition. 
Price: 49.50 USD
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97 Bothwell, Jean The Red Scarf
New York Harcourt, Brace and World 1962 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 189 pages; A neat, solid copy in bright, attractive dust jacket. Just very slightly cocked in the spine. A hint of wear and mild toning to the dust jacket. Signed by author. NF/VG++; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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98 Boulle, Pierre and Elisabeth Abbott (Trans and Ed ) Because it is Absurd (On Earth As in Heaven) ; [Galley Proof]
New York Vanguard Press 1971 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 150 pages; Paperback. 1st edition - pre-publication. Galley proof in printed orange wraps. Bright and neat. Very mild storage roll. Galley printed at "Country Press, ... Mass." Text clean and unmarked. Scarce in the bound galley format. VG or better 
Price: 35.00 USD
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99 Bouman, Tom Dry Bones in the Valley [Advance Review Copy]
New York W. W. Norton & Company 2014 0393243028 / 9780393243024 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; Pre-publication 1st printing. Bright tight and fresh in pictorial wraps. Feels and appears unread and as new. Author's well received debut novel. F 
Price: 15.00 USD
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100 Bowden, Mark Road Work; Among Tyrants, Beasts, Heroes, and Rogues
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2004 087113876X / 9780871138767 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 467 pages; 1st printing. Signed by Bowden on the title page. Tightly bound, unread copy in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket with just a whisper of shelf evidence base of spine. Essentially as new. F/NF; Signed by Author 
Price: 22.50 USD
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