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2161 Weatherly, F. E. TOLD IN THE TWILIGHT
New York E. P. Dutton & Company N.D. First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  Illustrated by M. Ellen Edwards and John C. Staples 
Clean and bright hardback book - beautifully illustrated. The paper covered illustrated book covers are completed by a cloth spine. There is a corner bump and a light brush of soil here and there, the condition is quite clean overall. The binding is tight and straight. The end papers and pages are very clean. Each of the 64 pages are illustrated, most in carefully illustrated chromolithographs. The art is charming, the execution and printing is excellent. ; 8vo  
Price: 290.00 USD
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2162 Weatherly, F. E. , and Linnie Watt OUT OF TOWN
New York E. P. Dutton & Company Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Ernest Wilson 
Light green paper boards, matching cloth spine. Boards are moderately chipped at edges, with one 1/2" triangle chip on bottom left corner of front board. Boards are lightly soiled. Endpapers are beginning to break at hinges but still intact. Bright and tight internally. Each page illustrated. Lovely color illustrations by Linnie Watt, and monotints by Ernest Wilson. ; 8vo; 64 pages  
Price: 100.00 USD
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2163 Weatherly, Fred E. NEEDLES AND PINS The Story of Twins
London Hildesheimer & Faulkner First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Helena Maguire 
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is wonderfully illustrataed. There are five exquisitely printed (color) chromolithographs and other brown ink lithographs. The covers are illustrated in black and white tones and with gilt titles and embellishments. The book was designed in England and printed in Germany. The paper covered boards are worn along the edges and there is some light soiling. The spine is brown cloth and the binding and hinges are tight. The interior pages are clean. The end papers are a delicate flowered. There are no marks or writing. The interior pages are mostly clean. Delightful book illustrated by Helena Maguire. Delightful poems of the activities of twins, Elizabeth Julia (Betsy) and Barnaby Binns.. ; 8vo  
Price: 110.00 USD
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2164 Weber, Frank G. THE EVASIVE NEUTRAL Germany, Britain and the Quest for a Turkish Alliance in the Second World War
Columbia, MO University Of Missouri Press 1979 0826202624 / 9780826202628 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket published in 1979, 244 pages. The book would be considered in fine condition if not for a former owner last name printed in ink at the top of the front end paper. The book is tight, bright, crisp, clean . There are no marks or writing, No flaws. Appears to be unread. It has a red cloth cover, soundly bound and well cared for. The dust jacket is also crisp and clean There is only a hint of wear to the tip of the bottom rear panel. Unclipped; 8vo; 244 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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2165 Weber, Frank G. THE EVASIVE NEUTRAL Germany, Britain and the Quest for a Turkish Alliance in the Second World War
Columbia, MO University Of Missouri Press 1979 0826202624 / 9780826202628 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket published in 1979. 244 pages. The book would be considered in fine condition if not for simple bookplate saying the book is for the University President - U of Missouri. It is on the . Front pasted down end pape, partially under the dust jacket interior flap. The book is tight, bright, crisp, clean . There are no marks or writing, No flaws. Appears to be unread. It has a red cloth cover, soundly bound and well cared for. The dust jacket is also crisp and clean. Near fine - no tears or chips. No smudge or soil. Unclipped. ; 8vo; 244 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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2166 Weeks, Edward A. LASSELL RIPLEY Paintings
Boston, MA Guild Of Boston Artists And The Barre Publishers 1972 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket  
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing other than a pen point dot on the top edges which is probably a remainder mark. The dust jacket has corner wear and an inch long closed tear on the front upper edge, plus other closed tears on the rear panel, plus a smaller than a dime-size chip on the rear bottom edge. The jacket price has not been clipped. The jecket looks brighter and more crisp in its see-through, removable jacket protector. The book is a commorative collection of his paintings divided into sections with a few soft color and black and white photos of the paintings. The paper is soft, rather than glossy. There are 50 plates. Dimensions of the plates are included in the Table of Contents for the various sections. Text is by Weeks. Oblong 8 vo. Is a book of normal height and the width for this book is about ten inches. ; Oblong 8vo  
Price: 120.00 USD
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2167 Weilerstein, Sadie Rose TEN AND A KID
New York Doubleday & Co 1961 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket  Illustrated by Janina Domanska 
Hardcover light green cloth binding with green-blue lettering and a goat illustration. SIGNED by author. Barely noticeable shelf wear at edges and faint foxing beginning at top edge, else fine. Text block is tight and clean. Very good pictorial dust jacket has mild soiling and is slightly discolored at edges. Edges also have a few small chips. ; Author's inscription "To Mattie with love" on front free end paper. B&W illustrations throughout. ; 8vo; 185 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 25.00 USD
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2168 Weinberg, Steve TELLING THE UNTOLD STORY: HOW INVESTIGATIVE REPORTERS ARE CHANGING THE CRAFT OF BIOGRAPHY
Columbia, MO University Of Missouri Press 1992 0826208738 / 9780826208736 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
Fine book in fine dust jacket. Never read. Like new aside from light scratch on back of dust jacket. Weinberg is also the author of a biography of Armand Hammer. ; 8vo; 246 pages  
Price: 25.00 USD
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2169 Weiner, Margery THE FRENCH EXILES 1789 - 1815
New York, NY William Morrow And Company 1961 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, straight corners, and has no marks or writing, however there are some spots of the front edges of the book. The dust jacket is not price clipped, but the background has darkened and has some soiling, but looks better in a see-through, removable mylar cover. ; 8vo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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2170 Weiss, Barbara SONG OF INDIA
Saint Paul, MN The Schubert Club Museum 1992 First Edition Softcover 
This is a soft cover book of 38 pages published by The Schuber Club Museum in Saint Paul, Minnesota in 1992. This is an Exhibition catalog from the display of Indian musical instruments acquired by Dr. Ida Kugler and Bill Kugler of Saint Paul. The instruments were turned over to The Schubert Club Museum and were presented to the public from March through December of 1992. There are 30 pages of text following a list of members of the Club and an Introduction. The text is illustrated in color and black and white. The covers and interior are on glossy paper bound by staples. The small book is tight, bright, crisp, clean. No marks or writing. ; 4to; 38 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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2171 Weiss, Brian L. ONLY LOVE IS REAL
New York Time Warner 1996 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
SIGNED This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and very clean. Signed on the title page . There is a sticker on the cover saying the book is autographed. The author is a psychiatrist who has guided patients to a healed state through past life regression. ; 8vo; Signed by Author  
Price: 18.00 USD
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2172 Weiss, Julian THE ASIAN CENTURY The Economist Ascent of the Pacific Rim
New York, NY Facts On File 1989 0816016879 / 9780816016877 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book and jacket are undoubtedly unread. Tight, bright, and crisp with only a letter 'p' stamped on the bottom edges and a slight section of edge wear on the unclipped jacket. ; 8vo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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2173 Welch, Ann THE WOOLACOMBE BIRD
Cleveland, OH The World Publishing Company 1965 First American Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Acheson, Joseph 
This is a First American Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding and the red cloth covers are in fine condtion. The interior end papers are crisp and very clean. They appear to be unread . There is a trace of a pencil price erasure on the end paper. The dust jacket is crisp and quite clean. There is a touch of corner wear. The jacket is protected in a see-through, removable cover. ; Title on spine slightly faded. Tiny store plate back paste down. Jacket fragile, worn, chipped, three pieces missing. First Edition based on Ahearn position statement.; 8vo; 158 pages  
Price: 25.00 USD
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2174 Weld, John YOUNG MAN IN PARIS
Chicago Academy Of Chicago Publishers 1985 0897331117 / 9780897331111 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket  Illustrated by Blatchey, Jeremy 
Hardbound book in very good plus condition with very good plus dust jacket. Binding is tight, grey cloth boards are clean. Corners slightly bumped, several small dents in rear cover near top edge. There is a faintly written first name of a possible former owner on the title page. Dust jacket is bright and clean, but has a scratch in back cover. An account of post WWI Paris by Weld, who worked as a journalist for the Paris Herald during this period of vibrant cultural activity and who writes about some of the celebrities he knew. According to a blurb on the dust jacket by John Huston, that would be Joyce, Pound, Cummings, Williams, etc . ; 8vo; 206 pages  
Price: 15.00 USD
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2175 Weller, Michael HAIR The Film
Los Angeles, CA Fotonovel Publications 1979 Softcover; First Printing Near Fine with no dust jacket 
First printing of the Fotonovel of Hair in March of 1979. Small softcover book of film stills made into a novel with captions and lyrics. The spine and cover are uncreased. The binding is tight, the cover and pages are clean. This is a well kept copy of this classic screenplay. ; 12mo 
Price: 14.00 USD
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2176 Welles, Orson (Foreword) THE SLEEPY LAGOON CASE
Los Angeles, CA Sleepy Lagoon Defense Committee 1943 Second Edition Softcover 
This is an original of the second (September 1943) printing of this book-pamphlet prepared by the Sleepy Lagoon Defense Committee. The covers are stiff paper. The pages are the same tone of paper - beige - evenly distrubuted, but starting to darken slightly from acid in the paper - war time quality. The contents include the title page, copyright information, the Foreword by Welles with a facsimile signature, a collage of newpaper headlines, an Introduction by Marion Bachrach, Council for Pan American Democracy. 17 pages of the event and two pages of summary of facts, a biographical paragraph on each of the youth involved (three pages) , a How-To-Help page, and a plea to win the 'Home Front' war against minority groups. The inside of the back cover contains a partial list of sponsors. Stapled binding. No marks or writing, no wear, except the change in the tone of the paper. Approximately 6 3/4" tall x 5" wide. In August of 1942 a young boy was found dead in the midst of some turf wars. In January of 1943 seventeen youths of American and Mexican birth were convicted of murdering and accused of conspiring to murder or assaulting. Lawyers found that there was good reason to believe they were innocent and found no evidence that they were even present at the death or that they conspired. This booklet gives the story and highlights the diplomatic and media background and the blatant race accusations. Between the indictment and the start of trial a man working for the Foreign Relations Department of the Office of Sheriff of Los Angleles delivered racist reasons that the youths could be guilty. Welles and other Hollywood celebrities involved themselves in the Defense Commitee. The story of the trial was made into a stage play and film (1981) by Luis Valdez (Zoot Suit) . This booklet is original legal defence ephemera. ; 8vo; 30 pages 
Price: 128.00 USD
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2177 Wells, Carolyn A BOOK OF CHARADES
New York, NY George H. Doran Company 1927 First Edition Hardcover 
This is the First Edition hardcover in a fragile, dust jacket with missing paper at the spine and a missing inside flap. Now nicely held together within a new archival, see-through, removable mylar cover. There is a six page Foreword by Wells, one hundred charades in text, followed by the answers. Hardcover in yellow cloth with some soiling. The interior is clean and the pages are unmarked and with no other writing other than a small last name written in ink on the upper corner of the front free end paper. ; 8vo; 122 pages 
Price: 24.00 USD
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2178 Wells, Oliver E. ARCHITECTURE VENTILATION AND FURNISHING OF SCHOOL HOUSES
Madison, WI Wisconsin (State) 1892 Hardcover 
This is the original hardcover book without a jacket. This is a how-to book with considerations for planning schools - from the selection of the site, elevation, heating, basements, ventilation (including 'carrying away chalk dust') , plans for schools of various sizes (rooms) . The book is profusely illustrated throughout with drawings and photos in black and white. Examples include schools in other states. The covers are slightly warped. The brown cloth covers are a little mottled possibly from exposure to dampness or contact with water at one time. There is a private book plate on the inside pasted down end paper. There are no other marks or writing. The pages are generally clean with slight foxing on the ene papers. There is a touch of wear to the corners. Worldcat lists 15 copies. ; 8vo; 110 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2179 Wenz-Vietor, Else (Illustrator) ALTE REIME MIT NEUEN BILDERN
Hamburg Alfred Hahn's Verlag Hardcover Good  Illustrated by Wenz-Vietor, Else 
Sturdy illustrated collection of classic German nursery rhymes in good condition. Heavy coated cardboard covers and pages. Linen backing strip is torn at corners of spine, but binding is tight. Small gift inscription on top of first page, covers are worn. In German. ; 8vo  
Price: 20.00 USD
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2180 Wesselman, Hank SPIRITWALKER Messages From The Future
New York Bantam Books 1995 0553099760 / 9780553099768 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
Tight, bright and very clean in bright and crisp dust jacket with a hint of rubbing. Probably unread. Very, very clean. Dream journies and reality tests of an anthropologist. ; 8vo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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