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Monday, April 28, 2008

The Puzzle of the Red Stallion by Stuart Palmer


The Puzzle of the Red Stallion by Stuart Palmer
Hardcover with dustjacket. Dustjacket has chips
and tears. Copyright 1936. Sun Dial Mysteries reprint

Hildegarde Withers is the sleuth

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hildegarde_Withers

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stuart_Palmer

Louisa May Alcott Books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Louisa May Alcott Books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Little Women, Louisa May Alcott. C.M. Burd illustration.
 Title: We Alcotts: The Story of Louisa M. Alcott's family as seen through the eyes of  "Marmee," mother of Little Women Author: Aileen Fisher and Olive Rabe Binding: Hardcover with dustjacket. ISBN: 9780689206139Publisher: Atheneum, New York Published Date: 1968 Ex Library. Library markings. Stamp and light soil on closed page block edges.Tape. Front endpaper removed.  Text is complete. Two pages of bibliography.    ===============================

This is a 1940's war time edition of Louisa May Alcott's Little Women. Pages are age tanned and brittle, made of inferior war-time paper.

 Alcott, Louisa May. Little Women Or Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy (Large Print) /. New York: Spellbinders, n.d. Print.
Complete unabridged large print text with Full-Length Sparknotes Reader's Companion.


 "Louisa May Alcott's Works"  a short ad in the back of Woodcliff  by Harriet B. McKeever


The Inheritance by Louisa May Alcott. Hardcover with dustjacket. Bookclub edition.

Lettys Landstryger og Andre Fortaellinger by Louisa May Alcott, hardcover 1912. Extensive owners note on endpaper and title page. In Danish.


Old-Fashioned Girl by Louisa M. Alcott, 1923 edition, Hardcover, no dustjacket. Rear inner hinge cracked and glued. This copy sold.

  Louisa May: A Modern Biography of Louisa May Alcott by Martha Saxon, paperback, spine creased.
 Mountain-Laurel and Maidenhair by Louisa May Alcott, hardcover, 1903. 



 A picture of the Alcott titles that were in the store at one time












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The books below this line have sold.


Several different editions including a Dell mapback from a 1949 movie, and another with illustrations and endpapers by C.M. Burd copyright 1926.







 This copy sold.

 Behind A Mask, The Unknown Thrillers of Louisa May Alcott. This copy sold


A Long and Fatal Love Chase by Louisa May Alcott
This copy sold








Under the Lilacs

This copy sold






 "Dell Map-back Edition" of Little Women by Louisa May Alcott.

Saturday, April 26, 2008

Charles M. Russell two titles


BOTH BOOKS SOLD
The CMR Charles Russell Book by
John Willard
Salisbury Press, Superior Publishing Co., Seattle
1970 Stated first edition Canadian copyright.

and

The Charles M. Russell Book
by Harold McCracken
c. 1957

Friday, April 25, 2008

The Colt .45 Automatic - A Shop Manual (Paperback) by Jerry Kuhnhausen (Author)



THIS COPY SOLD
The Colt .45 Automatic - A Shop Manual (Paperback)
by Jerry Kuhnhausen (Author)


Fables of Flora, 1844



Fables of Flora
Langhorne, John, 1735-1779
edited by Mayo, Sarah Carter (Edgarton), Mrs. 1819-1848
c. 1844 with hand written date on front endpaper 1859
This tiny book is about 2 7/8 by 4 1/2 inches
Cover has considerable wear especially at edges, corners and spine ends.
Several page corners creased.
Lovely color frontispiece, no other floral illustrations.
Location: Glass case

Library of Congress Catalog Card


Our copy of this book forsale at amazon.com


But remember you can buy in our real store
at 2415 N Government Way #2, Coeur d'Alene,
Idaho, and save money!

Harvey's Revised English Grammer 1896


Harvey's Revised English Grammer 1896
272 pages.
Front gutter of leather spine is deeply cracked, but the crack doesn't go all the way through
and is not visible from the inside. Hinge is otherwise still strong.

Thursday, April 24, 2008

Golden Lotus Chin P'lng Mei



The Golden Lotus, by Clement Egerton
Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1964 reprint.
Hardcover with dustjackets 4 volume set.
Slipcase absent.

The Golden Lotus: A Translation, from the Chinese Original, of the Novel Chin P'lng Mei [BOX MISSING]
by Clement Egerton
$225.00
Read reviews at Amazon.com.

Henry Gregory Felsen books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Henry Gregory Felsen books at Browsers Uncommon Books
These books have sold.






Felsen, Henry Gregor
Group Promotions Limited Edition Paperbacks
1990


Cover art by Jack Juratovic, Ken Eberts, Bruce Kaiser, Steve Pasteiner, Bill Neale, Rich Boyd


Street Rod
Hot Rod
Road Rocket
Rag Top (The Cup of Fury)
Crash Club (Boy Gets Car)
Fever Heat


Henry Gregor Felsen page at LibraryThing


Sold entire set 5/22/08

The Eclipses of the Sun by Mrs. Todd


1894 hardcover. Mabel Loomis Todd. Total Eclipses of the Sun
Columbian Knowledge Series Number 1. Ex-library, multiple markings.
229.99

Unfortunate Spiderwick Events


The Spiderwick Chronicles have sold.

5 volumes of the Spiderwick Chronicles
by Tony diTerlizzi and Holly Black
and
All but volume 9 of the Series of Unfortunate Events
by Lemony Snicket

and yes, those are early Nancy Drew with dustjackets
on the shelf in the background.

Browsers Uncommon Books
2415 N Government Way #2
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Noon to Five PM Monday Through Saturday

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

What Do We Know About the Celts?


Martell, Hazel Mary

What Do We Know About the Celts?

1993 edition
hardcover, no dustjacket
48 pages


http://www.librarything.com/work/366081/details/29757004

Auel, Jean: Valley of the Horses


Auel, Jean: Valley of the Horses
2nd printing
Hardcover with dustjacket

2006 Physician's Desk Reference


Physician's Desk Reference 2006

$2.95 in store only.

Saturday, April 19, 2008

Norma Lorre Goodrich: Priestesses


Norma Lorre Goodrich: Priestesses
Paperback, front corner bumped.

3.95 in store

Third party link:
http://www.librarything.com/work/81411/reviews

Friday, April 18, 2008

In Mohawk Country: Early Narratives about A Native People











In Mohawk Country: Early Narratives about A Native People
Edited by Dean R. Snow, Charles T. Gehring, and William A. Starna
$9.95 in store




Third party link to Book details and alternative sources:
http://www.librarything.com/work/details/29617287

Douglas Adams The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide


Adams, Douglas
Six Stories by Douglas Adams: The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide
Five complete novels:
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
Life, the Universe and Everything
So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish
Mostly Harmless
Plus Bonus Story--Young Zaphod Plays It Safe

$6.95 in store

We also have today a paperback edition of this title, without the bonus story.

$5.95 in store.

Thursday, April 17, 2008

Dick, Philip K. books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Dick, Philip K. books at Browsers Uncommon Books, updated 
 12June2012

 Ubik by Philip K. Dick. Paperback


 
Contains DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP? (filmed as BLADERUNNER), MARTIAN TIME SLIP, UBIK, THE THREE STIGMATA OF PALMER ELDRITCH and A SCANNER DARKLY
This item sold.

Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Robert Jordan


Used Robert Jordan paperbacks $2.95 each in store only. One hardcover today $6.95 in store only.

P.G. Wodehouse books at Browsers Uncommon Books

P.G. Wodehouse books at Browsers Uncommon Books, updated 02September2012

Wodehouse, P. G. Golf Omnibus. New York: Wings, 1996. Print. Thirty-One Humorous Tales from the Green by the Master of Comic Fiction $4.95 in store   or up to 50% off with additional purchases.

Wodehouse, P. G. Very Good, Jeeves! (Reprinted.). New York: Collier, 1930. Print.$6.95 in store or up to 50% off with additional purchases.







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Seven Wodehouse paperbacks @ 2.95 each,
in store only. The hardcover Golf Omnibus is
4.95 each in store only.

View any afternoon except Sunday

at 2415 N Government Way #2
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

see map

I found one more Wodehouse as I was shelving the first batch. Nothing But Wodehouse, edited by Ogden Nash. Hardcover, no dustjacket. $6.95 in store only.
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Monday, April 14, 2008

Jane Austen books at Browsers Uncommon Books

Jane Austen books at Browsers Uncommon Books

The Oxford Illustrated Jane Austen, six volume set. Hardcover with dustjacket. Oxford. Book club edition.

Pride and Prejudice with Jane Austen, paperback,

 Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen. Readers Digest, complete and unabridged. Hardcover

 We also have a paperback copy of this title.

 



Jane Austen: Emma, Dover, unabridged, paperback 


We have three more paperback copies of this title by various publishers.




 Fay Weldon: Letters to Alice on First Reading Jane Austen, paperback






Criticism In Focus: Jane Austen by Graham Handley, hardcover.








The books below this line have sold 
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Austen, Jane: Emma. Chris Hammond illustrations
Stokes, New York, no date.
Click on photos for larger picture with more detail.
Austenprose
shares some information about the illustrator Chris Hammond at this link.