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Can This Be Christmas?

By: Macomber, Debbie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Mira Books: 1998

Seller ID: 000348

ISBN: 1551664550

Condition: Fine


Book is in Fine condition with a Fine dust jacket. Gift quality. When a group of people become stranded in a train depot on Christmas Eve they make the most of it and share the goodwill of the season. View more info

Samantha at Saratoga

By: Marietta Holly

Price: $5.00

Publisher: M. A Donohue: 0

Seller ID: 000282

Condition: Poor


Book is in Poor condition with no dust jacket. Title page is missing. Pages uniformly browned and rather fragile. Decorations on front and back covers which are moderately soiled. Marietta Holley (1836-1926), was an American humorist who used satire to comment on U.S. society and politics. This book is from a series of 10 books Ms. Holley wrote about "Samantha" and her husband and their travels. View more info

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

By: Mark Twain

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 0

Seller ID: 000241

Condition: Poor


Book is in Poor condition. No Dust jacket. A Harper's Modern Classic edition. No publication date stated, my best guess would be circa 1920's. All pages appear to be present, but most have come loose from the spine. A good reading copy. View more info

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Swift Fawn

By: Mary H Wade

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Western Printing and Lithographing Company: 0

Seller ID: 000174

Condition: Very Good


Book is in Very Good condition. Mild soiling and wear to covers. Inscription on ffep, "To Edith from Mary". No publication date I could find. A somewhat dated story about the life of an indian boy and his family. View more info

Gold in the Sky

By: Max Catto

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1958

Seller ID: 000234

Condition: Fair


Book is in Fair condition with pages starting to come loose from the binding. Mylar covered Dust jacket is in Good condition with a significant tear on the bottom corner of spine. Ex-library copy with minimal markings. A passenger plane hits a storm and falls into the swamp in the African Congo. The story follows the scheme of the three main characters to liberate the plane and, in doing so, pocket three-quarters of a million dollars. View more info

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Meadow Brook Farm

By: Mrs. Mary J. Holmes

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, M. A Donohue: 0

Seller ID: 000179

Condition: Fair


Book is in Fair conditon. Some water damage to cover and first page. Spine covering is torn and sun faded. Inside pages uniformly browned. Otherwise, it is solid and complete. Would make a very good reading copy. 371 pages plus pages 33 through 46 of the story Maggie Lee. View more info

The Boy Who Invented the Bubble Gun

By: Paul Gallico

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000238

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in Near Fine condition, Dust jacket is in Fine condition and in mylar cover. Ex-Library with minimal markings. FFEP is torn out, else book looks clean and unread. The story of a nine year old boy who is traveling from San Diego to Washington to patent his invention - a seemingly innocuous toy gun that shoots soap bubbles. View more info

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Black Rock; A Tale of the Selkirks

By: Ralph Connor

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Elgin, IL, David C Cook Publishing Company: 0

Seller ID: 000217

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in Near Fine condition. No publication date stated. Mild soiling to covers. Very minimal foxing to end pages. Very solid, clean book. Adventure story of life in Western Canada in the 1800's. View more info

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Gordon Craig Soldier of Fortune

By: Randall Parrish

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, A.C. McClurg and Company: 1912

Seller ID: 000213

Condition: Fair


Book is in Fair condition. Spine is sun faded. Inside ffep has previous owner's inscription. Inside is very clean and tight. Several full color illustrations throughout. A very good reading copy. View more info

Twice 22

By: Ray Bradbury

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc: 1966

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 000228

Condition: Good


Book is in Good condition. Tear along length of inside cover. Previous owner's name on bottom of title page. Dust jacket has some small chips and mild soiling. Book Club edition. Combines 22 short stories each from two books, The Golden Apples of the Sun and A Medicine for Melancholy. Forty four stories total. View more info

The Spoilers

By: Rex Beach

Price: $150.09

Publisher: New York, A.L. Burt: 1906

Seller ID: 000275

Condition: Good


Book is in Good condition. No dust jacket. Very slight cocking to spine, but otherwise a solid, clean copy. Colors on cover still bright. Publish date of April 1906. Previous owner's book plate on inside of front cover. 314 pages. The Spoilers, was based on a true story of corrupt government officials stealing gold mines from prospectors, which Rex Beach witnessed while he was prospecting in Nome, Alaska. View more info

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Too Far

By: Rich Shapero

Price: $12.00

Publisher: San Mateo, California, Outside Reading: 2010

Seller ID: 000375

ISBN: 0971880131

Condition: As New


Book is in As New condition with small remainder mark on top edge of pages. Dust jacket is in As New condition. Inside of book appears unread. "Dream, Robbie, dream. Right here, right now. Anything you choose. Crack the sun open and paint our face with its yolk. Cast the fragments from you and turn the world to smoke. Pull the tacks from the night and roll the sky up...." View more info

The Oscar and The Last Night of Summer

By: Richard Sale, Erskine Caldwell

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Nelson Doubleday, Inc: 0

Seller ID: 000220

Condition: Very Good


Book is in Very Good condition. Dust jacket is in Very Good condition. Mild wear to dust jacket. Two novels in one book. Part of the Reading for Men series. The Oscar is a story about five famous actors nominated for an oscar, and the blackmail and scandal that follow. The Last Night of Summer is a story about a 24 year old girl who is in love with her 48 year old boss and the last day of summer when he agrees to meet with her and the "perverse and terrible scenes ... View more info

A Light in the Attic

By: Shel Silverstein

Price: $6.51

Publisher: Harper and Row: 1981

Seller ID: 000396

Condition: Fair


Book is in Fair condition. Dust jacket is in Poor condition with edges bent and torn and significant soiling. Previous owner has written his name, address and phone number in several places inside of book. The rest of the book is solid and clean. A good reading copy. View more info

Truth Dexter

By: Sidney McCall

Price: $45.04

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Little, Brown and Company: 1901

Seller ID: 000329

Condition: Fine


Book is in Fine condition with no dust jacket. Embossed front cover and spine still bright. A solid, clean copy. 375 pages plus ads. Romance novel. View more info

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Five Little Peppers Grown Up

By: Sidney, Margaret

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Lothrop Publishing Company: 0

Seller ID: 000198

Condition: Fine


Book is in Fine condition with minimal bumping and wear to covers. Very clean copy. The Little Peppers book series covers the lives of the five children of Mamsie and the late Mister Pepper who are born into poverty in a rural "little brown house." The series begins with the Peppers as a poor family with five small children and develops with their rescue by a wealthy gentleman who takes an interest in the family. Beautiful copy. Thirty-seventh thousand. View more info

Cass Timberlane

By: Sinclair Lewis

Price: $54.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 0

Seller ID: 000251

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in Near Fine condition. Dust Jacket is Very Good with two small tears to top of spine. This is the story of a former Congressman and who became Judge. Cass Timberlane is a middle-aged, incorruptible, highly-respected man who enjoys good books and playing the flute. He falls in love with Jinny, a much younger girl from a lower class in his small Minnesota town. Eventually Jinny becomes bored with the small town and with the judge's friends and has an affair with ... View more info

Star

By: Steel, Danielle

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000243

ISBN: 0440500729

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in Near Fine condition. Dust jacket is in Very good condition with mild rubbing and it has been taped to the inside of the book. Inside appears unread. Very clean with no markings I could find. Not price clipped. "The conflicts, opportunities, disappointments, and social change of the postwar years are embodied in the personal and collective struggles of one woman and her family. " View more info

Woman of the Pharisees

By: Translated by Gerard Hopkins

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1946

Seller ID: 000255

Condition: Good


Book is in Good condition with no dust jacket. Stated Second printing before publication. Pages very clean except for a small ink stamp from a church library on inside of back cover. " Mauriac portrays Brigette Pian as a "good Christian woman" who believes herself to be righteous and noble. The rest of the world sees her as she is - spiritually in ruin, dominating whenever she has the opportunity, and narrow-minded. She is, however, sincere in her pharisaical behavior... View more info

The Shadow Thieves

By: Ursu, Anne

Price: $20.04

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Atheneum: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000269

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in Near Fine condition with a Very Good + Dust Jacket. Book one of the Cronus Chronicles. This is a Young Adult book about a young girl who, along with her cousin, discovers the secrets of the Underworld. A little slow getting started, but once the story picks up, it was a very interesting read. 424 pages View more info