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1881 Shames, Laurence THE BIG TIME The Harvard Business School's Most Successful Class & How it Shaped America
New York, NY Harper & Row 1986 0060152788 / 9780060152789 Second Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in fine condition - tight, bright, very clean and without any marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. ; 8vo; 226 pages  
Price: 15.00 USD
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1882 Shands, Alfred Rives with Raney, Richard HANDBOOK OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY
St. Louis, MO The C. V Mosby Company 1952 Fourth Edition Hardcover 
This is a Fourth Edition hardcover book without a jacket. The book is tight, bright, and clean, however about 22 pages (out of 644) are underlined with an inkpen. The end paper has a name and address of a former owner . There are no other marks or writing. Clean maroon cloth covers with gilt on black background and without wear. Clean and crisp pages. The book has been well cared for other than underlining. Profusley illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Extensive Bibliography and Index. ; 8vo; 644 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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1883 Shapard, Robert Thomas, James Coover, Robert SUDDEN FICTION AMERICAN SHORT-SHORT STORIES
Layton, UT Gibbs M Smith 1986 0879052481 / 9780879052485 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
TIght, bright, clean hardback book in equally bright and clean dust jacket, unclipped. Gift condition. This book sparkles. Most likely unread. Paley, Cheever, Blessing, Updike, Tallent, Lish, Taylor, Hughes, Carver, Bradbuy, Williams to name a very few. ; 8vo  
Price: 35.00 USD
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1884 Sharp, Margery THE TURRET
Bostion, MA Little, Brown And Company 1963 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Garth Williams 
This is a First Edition, first printng hardcover book in a dust jacket. The lemon-yellow cloth covered book is in near fine condition in that it has a faint bump to one corner. The book is bright, crisp, clean, with a tight binding as are the edges. There are no marks or writing. No soil or wear - no fraying, etc. The dust jacket is bright and clean with a touch of wear at the corners and some darkening to the inside flap edges and light discoloring on the inside of the jacket. The original price is intact - no clipping. First Edition is stated. The illustrations by Garth Williams are in black and white. The illustrated dust jacket is in color and covers the spine as well.. Well cared for book considering that it didn't come to me with a jacket protector, but it has one now - new, archival, see-through, and removable. Near gift condition except for very light chipping at the corners of the jacket, but somewhat hidden by the jacket protector. Deligtfully illustrated. ; 8vo; 138 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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1885 Shaw, Henry A HANDBOOK OF THE ART OF ILLUMINATION AS PRACTISED DURING THE MIDDLE AGES With a Description of the Metals, Pigments, and Processes Employed by the Artist At Different Periods
London Bell And Daldy 1866 Hardcover 
This a beautifully illustrated book about early manuscript illumination. It is unusual in that color has not been used as usual. Instead the text and illustrations are in light brown ink. It provides a new way of looking at the art of the letters, flourishes, and drawings, though the intention was to produce a more affordable book. The binding and paper used was not lost. The thick book boards are beveled, stamped in an intricate decorative style on the front and rear and slightly on the spine. The front of the book is gilt filled. The title and flourish on the spine is in gilt. There is some chipping to the cloth on the spine and lightly on the corners. A dark brick red-brown color was used for the cloth. The end papers are a dark brown coated paper. There is a small former owner simple plate. The pages are crisp and quite clean except for an occasional page with a smudge. All edges are brightly gilded. The binding is tight. Some Illustrated examples are on full page plates, others are in the text. Some of the artists participating in this work were: James D. Cooper, Mrs. Gould, Miss Bufield, Joseph F. Williams, R. B. Utting. ; 4to; 66 pages 
Price: 265.00 USD
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1886 Shaw, Richard WITHOUT A CLEVER TITLE Poems by Richard Shaw
Minneapolis, MN James D. Thueson 1968 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in fine conditon - tight binding, very clean, bright gilt silhouette on cover, gilt title on spine. The dust jacket is equally bright, crisp, and very clean, but with a short closed tear. ; 8vo; 63 pages  
Price: 24.00 USD
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1887 Sheehan, Neil THE ARNHEITER AFFAIR
New York , NY Random House 1971 0394473639 / 9780394473635 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in near fine condition with a tight binding. It is very clean and there are no marks or writing. There is a thin vertical line of offset discoloration on the rear end paper. The book appears to be unread. The dust jacket is equally crisp and very clean and unclipped. There is a hint of a bottom corner crease on front folded in flap. This is the story of Captain Arnheiter of the U. S. S. Vance . ; 8vo  
Price: 26.00 USD
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1888 Sheffield, Alfred D. with Ada Eliot Sheffield THE MIND OF A "MEMBER" New Bearings for Service to Home and Work Relations
New York, NY Exposition Press 1951 First Edition Hardcover 
SIGNED. This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and clean. There is a small bump to the bottom corners. The book is signed by inscribed by 'Shef' on the front end paper. There are no marks or writing in the book. Well cared for. The soft paper dust jacket has faded on the spine and on some edges. There is a spot on the rear panel and two small chips at the top of the spine. The jacket is now protected in a see-through, removable mylar cover. ; 8vo; 208 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 33.00 USD
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1889 Shepard, Ernest H. DRAWN FROM MEMORY
New York, NY J. B. Lippincott Company 1957 First Edition Hardcover 
This is the American edition in hardcover with a dust jacket. Early printing. The copyright page does not include a statement of First Edition, nor does It state a second printing or impression. The jacket price is $3.75. The book is in near fine-fine condition in a rich red cloth cover with very faint hint of wear at the bottom of the spine. The interior is fine - no marks, no writing, no wear. Crisp, clean, fresh. There is a metallic gilt decorative image on the front cover and the title on the spine is also metallic ink. The dust jacket is quite crisp and clean, There is edge wear at the bottom of the spine, a little wear to the tips of some corners, a closed tear and a chip at the top of the front panel. Slight fading to the spine. Unclipped. The original price of $3.75 is present. The jacket looks bright in its new archival, see-through, removable mylar protector. Shepard wrote and profusely illustrated this autobiography from his seventh year - his memories of his life in London with visits to Kent (approximately 1886) . Shepard is the well loved illustrator of many books for children, Wind in the Willows, Winnie the Pooh, etc. ; 8vo; 190 pages 
Price: 24.50 USD
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1890 Shepard, Sam A LIE OF THE MIND
London The Royal Court Writers Series . Methuen 1987 0413161005 / 9780413161000 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover book published by Methuen for The Royal Court Writers Series. The book has a tight binding, looks crisp, and is clean except for two tiny spots on the fore (front) edges of the book. There is barely a hint of wear - just a touch on edges. There is a former owner name on the inside of the cover. There are no other marks or writing. The pages are clean. The cover is simply designed - large white letters for the title and Shepard's name in white on a black background. ; 8vo; 131 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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1891 Shepley, James and Clay Blair, Jr THE HYDROGEN BOMB The Men the Menace the Mechanism
New York, NY David McKay Company 1954 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket  
This is a second printing of a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, square corners, is very clean, and has no marks or writing, however there is a former owner bookplate on the front pasted down end paper. The unclipped dust jacket has a closed tear on the front upper corner, a chip at the top of the spine with tape covering it. The book looks better in its see-through, removable mylar protector. ; 8vo  
Price: 22.00 USD
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1892 Sheraton, Mimi VISIONS OF SUGARPLUMS
New York, NY Random House 1968 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket - a First Printing. The book is in what would be considered near new condition, however, there is a former owner name and note at the rear on the book on the end paper and a slight curve to the top and bottom of the spine edge. Tight, bright, crisp, clean. No other marks or writing. The dust jacket Is bright and crisp. The price is clipped from the inside flap of the jacket. ; 8vo; 205 pages 
Price: 17.45 USD
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1893 Sherring, M. A. and Storrow, Edward THE HISTORY OF PROTESTANT MISSIONS IN INDIA FROM THEIR COMMENCEMENT IN 1776 TO 1881. New Edition, Carefully Revised and Brought Down to Date
London The Religious Tract Society 1884 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book published in 1884. There are four maps . The book has a navy blue clot cover with a paper label on the spine with the title information. It appears to be the original binding. The end papers are brown coated paper without any writing. The pages are crisp, but with some light to moderate foxing - (brown spots that come from environmental reaction to the paper. The top edges of the pages is darkened. The binding is tight. There are no marks or writing except for a former owner name and date (1891) at the top of the title page. The four maps are crisp without wear, but two of the four also have some light foxing. The foxing can start from non-archival materials used in the binding, glue, etc. There are two appendices and an Index. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 463 pages 
Price: 145.00 USD
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1894 Shiraishi, Kazuko SEASONS OF SACRED LUST: The Selected Poems of Kazuko Shiraishi
New York, NY New Directions Books 1978 081120675 First Edition Softcover 
This is a small softcover edition published in 1978 by New Directions. The book was translated by Kenneth Rexroth with a team of translators. The cover is six black and white photo shoots of Shiraishi. There are 56 pages. The book has a tight and straight binding with no creases on the spine. There is a soft crease on the bottom front corner. There are no marks or writing. Clean covers and pages. There is a touch of rubbing on the cover and a tiny start of a curm to bottom rear corner. ; 8vo; 88 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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1895 Shirer, William L. LOVE AND HATRED The Troubled Marriage of Leo and Sonya Tolstoy
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1994 0671881620 / 9780671881627 First Edition Hardcover; First Printing 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book would be in fine condition if not for a former owner bookplate, however, the book does not appear to be read. It is very clean and new looking without any other marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. ; 8vo; 400 pages  
Price: 16.00 USD
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1896 Short, Ernest H. BLAKE
New York Frederick A Stokes Company Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
British Artists Edited by S. C. Kaines Smith. Small size soft paper boards is clean, tight, bright with just a hint of wear at top and bottom of spine. Black and white plates of Blake art. ; 12mo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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1897 Shreve, Anita THE WEIGHT OF WATER
Boston Little Brown And Company 0316789976 / 9780316789974 Advance Review Copy Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  
This is the Advance Reader's Edition, Uncorrected Proof. It is a softcover in near fine condition with only a hint of corner curl. Very clean and without marks or writing. No creases on the spine, very tight binding. ; 8vo  
Price: 24.00 USD
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1898 Shubnikov, A. V. with V. A. Koptsik SYMMETRY In Science and Art
New York, NY Plenum Press 1974 0306307596 / 9780306307591 First American Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. This book has been edited by David Harker. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There is a former owner name written on the front free end paper. All other pages are crisp, clean, and without marks or writing. The dust jacket is also quite crisp and clean. There is some darkening to the top white background edge of the jacket. Illustrated in black and white line drawings within the text as well as formulas and graphs. ; 8vo; 420 pages  
Price: 48.00 USD
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1899 Shukman, Henry SONS OF THE MOON A Journey in the Andes
New York, NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1989 0684192047 / 9780684192048 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket  
This is a first edition hardcover with a dust jacket. The pages and end papers are free of writing and marks except for a former owner gift note on the dedication page. The corners are clean and straight. The price clipped jacket is bright and clean, though there is a little ripple to the top edge, but without edge wear.. ; 8vo  
Price: 15.00 USD
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1900 Shulman, Max RALLY ROUND THE FLAG, BOYS!
Garden Cithy, NY Doubleday & Company 1957 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book covers are a bright yellow cloth with the top edge tinted in the same yellow. The covers are bright, crisp, clean in near fine condition. There is a former owner bookplate on inside end paper. The end papers are otherwise crisp, clean with no marks or writing. The interior pages are also clean and crisp. No wear or soil. The dust jacket is quite bright and clean. The background is white and bright on the front cover of the jacket. The rear has a fine scratch, barely visible. There is small, slight chipping at the corners. Unclipped - the original price is present. Well cared for. The jacket is in a new, archival, see-through, removable mylar protector. Cover art by Eldon Dedini - design has become famous over the years. A movie was made from the book in 1958 starring Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Joan Collins, Jack Carson, Tuesday Weld and more. ; 8vo; 278 pages 
Price: 17.90 USD
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