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1421 Mathews, John Joseph WAH'KON-TAH The Osage and the White Man's Road
Norman, OK Univ Of Oklahoma Press 1932 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, strong hinges, clean covers, but with light bumping to the corners and top and bottom of the spine. The interior is very clean except for a trace of pencil erasure on the pictorial end papers. The pages are clean. Illustrated throughout and with a fold-out map. There are no other marks or writing except for a former bookseller small label on the rear pasted down end paper. The unclipped dust jacket has some vertical creased as if the jacket was removed and folded. There is some edge wear. ; 359 pages  
Price: 19.50 USD
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1422 Matthews, Christopher KENNEDY & NIXON The Rivalry That Shaped Postwar America
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1996 0684810301 / 9780684810300 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This would be a fine book if not for a small corner bumps, front and back bottom. The book is spotless with no marks or writing, possibly unread. The unclipped dust jacket has a short cloased tear on the back bottom corner. ; 8vo  
Price: 14.50 USD
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New York, NY Columbia University Press 1958 Hardcover with no dust jacket  
This is a hardcovr book without a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding. There is light soil to the red-maroon cloth covers. There is a remnant of a water stain at the bottom 3/4 inch - the paper has a sligh ripple and the fore-edge shows a faint line. The interior pages are quite clean. The end papers have two prices in pencil. There are no other marks or writing. There are a few map illustrations. ; 8vo; 318 pages  
Price: 59.00 USD
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Columbia, MO University Of Missouri Press 1986 0826207529 / 9780826207524 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
Fine hardcover book in fine dust jacket. Tight, bright, clean, most likely unread. Freshly new looking. Critical writings on the verbal and visual languages shared by surrealist painters, writers, filmmakers, etc. ; 8vo; 249 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
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Chapel Hill, NC The University Of North Carolina Press 1966 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in fine condition with just a faint hint of a pencil erasure on the front end paper. Clean inside and out in very bright, crisp, tight, and clean binding, The dust jacket is unclipped and has edge wear along the top and a quarter plus size chip on the lower edge of the back panel of the jacket and slightly extending and along with some rubbing to the ink of the background color. ; 8vo  
Price: 23.00 USD
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1426 Matthiessen, Peter SAND RIVERS
New York, NY The Viking Press 1981 0670616966 / 9780670616961 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  Illustrated by Huge Van Lawick 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. Book: The book is tight, bright, and very clean. The covers, spine, and interior look new. There are no marks or writing. DJ: The dust jacket still has its original price. It is crisp and clean, but with a four short closed tears. It's now protected in a see-through, removable mylar cover. There are many colored and black and white photographs by Hugo van Lawick. ; 8vo; 213 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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WILDLIFE IN AMERICA, Matthiessen, Peter
1427 Matthiessen, Peter WILDLIFE IN AMERICA
New York Viking Press 1959 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Bob Hines 
Hardback book is tight, bright, clean with a hint of foxing on cloth of spine. Faint bump to corner. Clipped dust jacket shows shelf wear to top and bottom of spine. Rubbing and slight soil on back panel with foxing to back fold around edge of jacket. Eight color plates, drawings, photos of our birds, mammals, reptilians, fish, including rare, extinct, and vanishing species. With emphasis on man's effect on our North American wildlife and accounts of early explorers, trappers, hunters, spoilers as they moved west.. ; Small 4to 
Price: 55.00 USD
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1428 Matz, B. W. CHARACTER SKETCHES FROM DICKENS With an Introduction by Kate Perugini (Charles Dicken's Daughter)
London Raphael Tuck & Sons Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Harold Copping 
This is a hardcover illustrated book of excerpts from various works by Dickens and an accompaning color illustration by Harold Copping. There is an introduction by the daughter of Dickens, Kate Perugini. The book was compiled by Matz. The illustrations are full page color plates with tissue guards. The blue cloth covers have a gilt design cover and spine. The gilt is becoming worn, especially on the spine. The cloth is quite clean. There are two slight bumps tothe top corners. There is a beautiful art nouveau bookplate with the name Aurelia Toulmin engraved on the plate. All plates (30) by Copping are present. There are additional illustrations: facsimiles of pages from the manuscript of "Nicholas Nickleby' and Queen Victoria's autograph inscription. There is a portrait of Dickens at 27 and at 56 years old. The bindings are tight. The end papers and interior pages are very clean. ; 4to  
Price: 70.00 USD
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Paris, France Librairie Plon 1930 First Edition Hardcover Fine  
This is a First Edition book in wrappers bound in leather. The binding is tight, bright, and very new looking (though bound in the 1930's) . The cover is 3/4 Moroccan leather with marbled covered book boards. The spine has raised bands, blindstamped fluerette, gilt and red ink. The book wrappers and pages are in fine condition. The end paper are marbled and without writing or marks. The book is in fine condition. ; Le Roman Des Grandes Existences - N° 32; 8vo; 302 pages  
Price: 85.00 USD
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New York, NY George Braziller 1965 First Edition First Printing 
This is a first printing of the English translation published by Braziller in hardcover with a dust jacket. The binding is tight, corners straight, clean covers and interior and there are no makrs or writing other than traces of pencil price erasures on the front end paper and a shadow of a stamp of offset on the inside dust jacket flap. The unclipped dust jacket has light edge wear and some tiny chips on the corners and some light soil on the rear. The jacket is now protected in a see-through, removable mylar cover.  
Price: 14.00 USD
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1431 Mauries, Patrick YOUR WORLD...AND WELCOME TO IT
New York, NY Simon & Schuster 1998 0684844206 / 9780684844206 First American Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  Illustrated by Christian Lacroix 
This is a First American Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The BOOK is tight, bright, and very clean without any marks or writing. The DUST JACKET is equally crisp and clean with a faint hint of a wrinkle at the bottom of the back panel. Illustrated by Christian Lacroix with drawings and designed with paper, illustration, and type in alternating red, black, and white. This is a home interior satire in cartoon style and text. ; 8vo  
Price: 15.00 USD
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1432 Maurois, André LA VIE DE DISRAËLI
Paris, France Librairie Gillimard 1937 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in leather of this work published in wrappers in 1937 by the Librairie Gillimard. The book covers are in a handsome maroon leather with gilt border, titles, ruled lines. Text in French. The covers are in near fine condition without wear. Tight, bright, clean. The end papers are simple and plain. There are no marks or writing. There is an outline of discoloration around the outside edge which is from the effect of the glue used in the binding. The pages are very clean and crisp. Well cared for. Text in French. There is a former owner gift note laid in - it was wriitten on a plain post card minus an address. There is a line drawing illustration of Disraeli as a frontispiece; by D. Maclise. ; Vies Des Hommes Illustres - N° 8; 8vo; 340 pages 
Price: 55.00 USD
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1433 Maxwell, William THE HEAVENLY TENANTS
New York Harper & Bros 1946 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket  Illustrated by Ilonka Karasz 
Could be near fine except for former owner-child name on blank page and a slight hint of shelf wear. Tight, bright, clean. In unclipped dust jacket with 3/8 inch chip at top of spine and a couple of smaller chips and overall fine soiling on the back panel. First not stated. Wiisconsin father tells his four children about the constellations and the zodiac. What happens to them on a trip to see relatives and what happens at their house while they are gone is magical. ; 4to  
Price: 85.00 USD
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1434 Mayakovsky, Vladimir THE BEDBUG AND SELECTED POETRY
Cleveland, OH The World Publishing Company 1968 Sixth Edition Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Softcover book. Clean, but with former owner one line reference note on the title page and rear blank page and more notes on the table of contents. Otherwise, essential reading pages are clean. Contents in this 317 page book include a play in English and poetry in Russian and English facing each other. The covers are a little rubbed, but the spine and corners are sharp. Interior pages are clean. ; 8vo  
Price: 15.00 USD
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1435 Mayer, George H. THE REPUBLICAN PARTY 1854 - 1966
New York, NY Oxford University Press 1967 Second Edition Hardcover 
Alf Landon bookplate. This is the Second Edition of this hardcover book in a dust jacket. It contains the bookplate of Alf Landon. He was a Kansas Governor and the Republican Party nominee for President against Franklin Roosevelt in 1936. The bookplate is pasted in on the front end paper at a slight angle. The book is in fine condition in a handsome dark blue cloth cover and a maroon and gilt title on the spine. Tight bright crisp clean. The end papers are blank with no marks or writing. The bookplate is scenic in an ornate border with Alfred Mossman Landon in large print. The pages are crisp and clean. Very well cared for. The dust jacket is quite crisp and clean with some wear at the top and bottom of the spine and som spots on the rear panel. Now protected from further wear by a new archival see-through, removable mylar cover. ; 8vo; 604 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
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1436 Mayer, Mercer THE GREAT CAT CHASE A Wordless Book
New York, NY Scholastic Book Services 1974 First Edition Softcover; First Printing 
This is a petite oblong book with a softcover - First printing - November of 1974. 4" tall, 6" wide. No text - this is a wordless book. The cover is a delightfull illustration in color. The interior is in black and white. Each of the pages is illustrated. The binding is tight with a stapled binding. The book is clean, especially the interior pages. There is no soil, but there are some faint foxing dots on the front and rear of the cover - foxing - a reaction to acidic content in the paper or contact with acidic material or the environment. It appears the covers may have some acid content as the pages are not affected. There are no marksi or writing. No wear, no chips, no tears, no creases. Well cared for except for the light sprinkle of acidic dots on the front cover and darker spots on the reverse. ; 16mo; 32 pages 
Price: 29.00 USD
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New York, NY Bloch Publishing Co. 1944 First Edition Hardcover 
SIGNED. This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket; signed and inscribed by the author on the front free end paper. The book is tight bright, and very clean. The interior pages are clean and tightly bound. There are no other marks or writing. The dust jacket has corner wear and some short closed tears and a wrinkle on the rear bottom edge. It looks more crisp and even cleaner in its see-through, removable mylar protector. The book contains four lectures delivered at the Hebrew Union College in 1942.; 8vo; 148 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 22.00 USD
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1438 Mayhew, Ralph and Burges Johnson THE MERRY MIDGET The Ninth Bubble Book
New York, NY Harper & Bros 1919 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Rhoda Chase 
This is a hardcover small book that is delightlyfully written and illustrated and contains three small 78 rpm records. The cover shows some soIling and the edges and the paper covered book boards have wear. The binding is tight. The interior is clean and without marks or writing. Color illlustrations by Rhoda Chase. Contains: "Singing by Daddy Long Legs and the Fly. The Bumble Bee, and The Spider and the Fly". Ninth Bubble Book; 8vo  
Price: 30.00 USD
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1439 McCarthy, Colman INNER COMPANIONS
Washington, D C Acropolis Books 1975 0874910544 / 9780874910544 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, clean covers, clean end papers and pages, and there are no marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket has edge wear and some chipping. There is a light offset stain on the inside of the jacket. The jacket looks bright in a see-through, removable mylar protector. ; 8vo; 272 pages; KG holding to relist after redescribing 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Kansas City, MO Burton Publishing Co. 1912 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 
This is a handsome first edition hardcover book without a dust jacket, as issued. The cover is a dark pumpkin cloth over bookboards with a title on the cover and spine. The binding is bright, neat, clean, crisp, well cared for. The interior end papers and pages are equally clean and crisp. There are no marks or writing. No underlining. All text. Like new. ; 8vo; 172 pages 
Price: 95.00 USD
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