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The United States Atlantic Fleet - Uncle Sam's Scrap Book, Anonymous,;,
141 Anonymous,;, The United States Atlantic Fleet - Uncle Sam's Scrap Book
Middletown, CT: Middlesex Publishing No date, ca 1912 Soft cover Fair No Jacket Book 
Oblong softcover, 8.5 inches high X 10 inches wide, unpaginated, 28 pp; The covers are scrapbook fashion with a colored string holding all pages together. Cover very worn w/a photogravure of big guns firing. The photo is torn & missing part of the top edg There are 25 pp of photogravures of U. S. Atlantic Fleet ships. One of the ships is the original U. S. S. Texas which was scrapped around 1911 to make way for the newer U. S. S. Texas. There are 3 Photos showing the scrapping of the older ship, referred at to as the U. S. S. San Marcos. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Treasured Flavors - Tempting Recipes Made with Guasti Wines, Anonymous,;,
142 Anonymous,;, Treasured Flavors - Tempting Recipes Made with Guasti Wines
Guasti, CA: Italian Vineyard Co. NO - ca 1930, 2nd edition 2nd Edition.. Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Softcover, 12mo, 32 pp; Attractive cvr w/a chef showing a young woman how to cook w/Guasti Wines; back & interior have colorful lithographs of the products along w/many recipes using them in food & drink. Good condition w/light edgewear. One back cvr corner is torn off for about 1". Included is another pamphlet entitled "The Chef's Touch Wine Recipes Cook Book" by Garrett Wines in very good condition. See photos. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Walt Disney's Clock Cleaners, Anonymous,;,
143 Anonymous,;, Walt Disney's Clock Cleaners
Racine, WI: Whitman #947 1939 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Large Softcover, 12.5 inches high, 10 pp; Book interior is in very good condition w/1 small, faint stain on the front edge of a page; Cover is in good condition w/edgewear, a few small scraped spots, upper edge of the front cover faintly sunned. Back also has a few small stains & 1 scraped spot about 2.5 inches wide & .75 inches high; All illustrations are bright & pretty. Scarce item. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Welcome Aboad! Amphicar, Anonymous,;,
144 Anonymous,;, Welcome Aboad! Amphicar
Carlstadt, NJ: Amphicar Corp. 1963 Soft cover Book 
6 page brochure for an amphibious automobile with color and black & white photos including a specifications and details page. FO name on the front along with a stamp for a car company in Dallas, TX who sold the car. A few spots on the back page. Unusual piece! 0.0 0.0 
Price: 50.00 USD
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A New Story of Little Black Sambo, Anonymous,;Bennett,Juanita
145 Anonymous,;Bennett,Juanita A New Story of Little Black Sambo
Racine, WI: Whitman #881 1939 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Large Softcover, 13 inches high, 11 pp including back cover; Book is on linen-like paper. The cover is in good condition w/light edgewear & a few spots and general light soiling around the edges. Inside has a few light finger smudges & spots. All pictures are bright & pretty. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Jack and the Beanstalk, Anonymous,;Winter,Milo
146 Anonymous,;Winter,Milo Jack and the Beanstalk
Racine, WI: Whitman #891 1939 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 
Large softcover - no jacket, 13 inches high, 14 pp; Book is printed on linen-like paper and is in very good condition w/light edgewear & 2 bumped corners. There are a couple of faint finger smudges inside. All the illustrations are bright & pretty. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Tale of Peter Rabbit, Anonymous,;Winter,Milo
147 Anonymous,;Winter,Milo The Tale of Peter Rabbit
Chicago: Merrill Publishing #3419 1937 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 
Large softcover - no jacket, 13 inches high, 12 pages; Book is in very good condition, text clean & tight, covers w/light edgewear & lightly bumped corners. All the illustrations are bright & pretty. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Manuscript Recipe Book, Arbuckle,Miranda;,
148 Arbuckle,Miranda;, Manuscript Recipe Book
None 1898 Hardcover hardcover, 8vo, 100+ pages of handwritten recipes; green boards w/all edges green; fo name & the date "1898" on front pastedown; very edgeworn, covers loose; 1st few pages are about history, then there are 95 pp of recipes, some blank pp, then recipes; 
In the back are more recipes, loose & tucked in, some printed & others handwritten; some folded pages, a few tears, finger smudges & lots of good recipes; 
Price: 150.00 USD
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The Nautical Archeology of Padre Island, Arnold III,J. Barto;Weddle,Robert S.
149 Arnold III,J. Barto;Weddle,Robert S. The Nautical Archeology of Padre Island
NY: Academic Press 1978 - presumed 1st 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket Included Book 
Hardcover in jacket, 8vo, 462 pp; Book is in very good condition, jacket is edgeworn & has some scuff marks on the back & spine. This book is about the Spanish shipwrecks of 1554. It is illustrated with maps and photos of the items found. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 425.00 USD
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Atwood's Check List of American Transportation Tokens, Atwood,Roland C.;,
150 Atwood,Roland C.;, Atwood's Check List of American Transportation Tokens
Boston: American Vecturist 1952 1952 Soft cover Good Book 
Softcover, no wraps as issued, 11 high X 8 1/2 wide X 1 thick; loose-leaf, typed compilation of every known transportation token issued in the U. S. & its possessions up to Jan., 1953; pages age tanned w/light soiling on the edges; This remarkable unbound document also gives values of the tokens at that time. Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Cover: 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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The Devil Tree of El Dorado, Aubrey,Frank;,
151 Aubrey,Frank;, The Devil Tree of El Dorado
New Amsterdam - 1st 1897 1897 Book 
Good/- No dj. Edgewear with bumped corners. Former owner's name on front pastedown, front flyleaf missing. Illustrations by Ellis and Hyland Cover: 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Northanger Abbey, Austen,Jane;,
152 Austen,Jane;, Northanger Abbey
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press 1996 Hardcover Book 
Hardcover, 8vo, 245 pp; red leather w/gilt decorations & title, all edges gilt, silk bookmark, silk moire endpapers; Very good condition w/light shelfwear; Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Cover: 0.0 0.0 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Texas Country Editor, Baggarly,H. M.;Jones,Eugene, editor
153 Baggarly,H. M.;Jones,Eugene, editor Texas Country Editor
Cleveland: World Publishing 1966 - 1st Printing Hardcover Dust Jacket Included Book Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover in jacket, 8vo, 341 pp; tan cloth covered book in very good condition w/a few spots of foxing on cover & light shelfwear; Jacket in poor condition w/a lot of edgewear & tears; Front flyleaf contains an affectionate inscription to his brother from former Senator Ralph Yarborough dated 1966. Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. SIGNED by Ralph Yarborough. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 75.00 USD
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A History of Hill County, Texas 1838-1965, Bailey,Ellis;,
154 Bailey,Ellis;, A History of Hill County, Texas 1838-1965
Waco, TX: Texian Press 1966 - 1st edition Hardcover Dust Jacket Included Book 
Hardcover in dustjacket, 8vo, 269 pp; Book has a gift inscription on the front lfyleaf & 14 pp with notes & underlining on them, else it is clean & tight. Jacket edgeworn w/tears on the upper edge & some spots. The book has a section of b&w photos. Scarce title! 0.0 0.0 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Some Points in the Surgery of the Brain, Balance,Charles A.;,
155 Balance,Charles A.;, Some Points in the Surgery of the Brain
Classics of Neurology & Neurosurgery 1989 - #455 in a limited edition of 1,000 copies Hardcover Book 
Hardcover, 8vo, 405 pp; gilt stamped dark red leather, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, ribbon marker attached, black book plate on the front pastedown; handsome volume in near fine condition; Laid in is a booklet of notes including a tipped in portrait of the author. Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Go Tell It on the Mountain, Baldwin,James;,
156 Baldwin,James;, Go Tell It on the Mountain
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press 2000 Hardcover Book 
Hardcover, 8vo, 303 pp; gilt stamped gray leather, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, attached ribbon marker, illustrations by Dan Brown; very good condition, no flaws Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 45.00 USD
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If Beale Street Could Talk, Baldwin,James;,
157 Baldwin,James;, If Beale Street Could Talk
NY: The Dial Press 1974 - 1st printing 1974 Hardcover Dust Jacket Included Book 
Hardcover in dustjacket, 8vo, 197 pp; book very good w/only the lightest edgewear; dj also very good; ISBN: 0803741693. Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Cover: 0.0 
Price: 80.00 USD
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An Early History of Walker County, Texas, Baldwin,John W.;,
158 Baldwin,John W.;, An Early History of Walker County, Texas
Sam Houston State Teacher College ND - ca 1957 Book 
Mimeographed Master's Thesis, 4to, 69 pp + bibliography & references + maps of early Huntsville, TX & La Salle's route through it; Author provides extensive reference materials from books, periodicals, personal interviews & county records. An unusual item which should be interesting to genealogical researchers. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 200.00 USD
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The Finishing Touch: History of the Texas Cattle Feeders Association & Cattle Feeding in the Southwest, Ball,Charles E.;,
159 Ball,Charles E.;, The Finishing Touch: History of the Texas Cattle Feeders Association & Cattle Feeding in the Southwest
Amarillo, TX: Texas Cattle Feeders Association 1992 1992 1st Edition.. Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover, 4to, 191 pp; brown leather w/gilt titles & decorations, black & white illustrations, SIGNED & inscribed by the author on the front flyleaf; Very Good condition w/light shelfwear; Texas residents will have state tax added to their bill. Cover: 0.0 0.0 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Book of the Flower Fairies, Barker,Cicely;,
160 Barker,Cicely;, The Book of the Flower Fairies
London: Blackie & Son ND - ca 193, gift inscription dated Xmas 1938 Hardcover Book 
Hardcover, 12mo, 92 numbered pages w/matching plate; green cloth cover w/gilt titles and decoration; spine lightly sunned, light shelfwear, paper loss on page 43 (text page), but still readable; Plate with page 43 torn but repaired with transparent archival tape; Lots of lovely color plates; combination of the Flower Fairies of Spring, Summer, and Fall. 0.0 0.0 
Price: 125.00 USD
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