The Phantom Tollbooth: 1st Ed. Signed by Author and Illustrator

Phantom Tollbooth.Author Name: JUSTER, Norton.

Title: Phantom Tollbooth.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Epstein & Carroll, 1961
Illustrator: Illustrated by Jules Feiffer

First edition (no later printing indicated on copyright page). SIGNED on the title page by the author and illustrator. Octavo, bound in blue cloth with white lettering and illustration, map endpapers. Very good in a good (large chip – about one square inch – at the crown of the spine and several smaller chips at the corners and along the top edge of the front panel, two long closed edge tears on rear panel, age toning) dust jacket. The first issue dust jacket has the original $3.95 price on the front flap and the author’s photograph on the rear panel. ; 256 pages

Price = 4000.00 USD

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“And the Waters Prevail” by D. Moreau Barringer (Inscribed. 1956)

And the Waters Prevailed.Author Name: BARRINGER, D. Moreau.

Title: And the Waters Prevailed.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Dutton, 1956
Illustrator: Illustrated by P. A. Hutchison

First edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a near fine (two inch closed edge tear in a lower corner of the front panel) dust jacket.

Price = 100.00 USD

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My Life with the Doors by Ray Manzarek (Signed, 1st printing)

Light My Fire:  My Life with the Doors.Author Name: MANZAREK, Ray.

Title: Light My Fire: My Life with the Doors.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Putnam, 1998

Black and white photographs. First printing. SIGNED by the author. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.; 352 pages

Price = 200.00 USD

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Exploding into Life by Eugene Richards (Signed, 1st ed.)

Exploding Into Life.Author Name: (Eugene Richards) LYNCH, Dorothea..

Title: Exploding Into Life.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Aperture, 1986

Black and white photographs by Eugene Richards throughout. First edition. SIGNED by Eugene Richards. Brief ink markings on three pages, else near fine in a near fine dust jacket.

Price = 175.00 USD

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OTHER FEATURED EUGENE RICHARD TITLES

(Eugene Richards) LYNCH, Dorothea.. 50 Hours.
Long Island City: Many Voices Press, 1983 0394620232 / 9780394620237 Paperback Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Black and white photographs by Eugene Richards throughout. First edition (paperback). INSCRIBED, to no one in particular, by Eugene Richards. Fine oversize black wraps in a near fine (minor edge rubbing) pictorial dust jacket.
Price: 100.00 USD
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RICHARDS, Eugene. Few Comforts or Surprises: The Arkansas Delta.
Cambridge: MIT Press, 1973 0262680246 / 9780262680240 Paperback Very Good
110 black and white photographs. First paperback edition. Moderate rubbing to covers, else very good in oblong pictorial wraps.
Price: 85.00 USD
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From Mt. Kenya to the Cape: Ten Years of African Hunting, Signed by Author

From Mt. Kenya to the Cape:  Ten Years of African Hunting.Author Name: BODDINGTON, Craig.

Title: From Mt. Kenya to the Cape: Ten Years of African Hunting.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: Long Beach: Safari Press, 1987

Black and white photographs. Limited edition: this copy is number 467 of 500 copies. SIGNED by the author. Near fine in a very good (dust soiling on rear panel) dust jacket.; 274 pages

Price = 450.00 USD

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Featured Memoirs

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1 BACKUS, Jim and BACKUS, Henny. Backus Strikes Back.
NY Stein and Day 1984 Paperback Near Fine
Paperback edition (probably an advance reading copy). INSCRIBED by Henny Backus, and with a hand written note by her laid in. About fine in pictorial wraps.
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 BOUDREAU, Tyler E. Packing Inferno: The Unmaking of a Marine.
Port Townsend: Feral House, 2008 1932595325 / 9781932595321 Paperback Fine
First printing (paperback). INSCRIBED by the author. Author’s business card laid in. Fine in pictorial wraps.
Price: 12.00 USD
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3 BURROUGHS, Augusten. Dry.
NY St. Martin’s 2003 0312272057 / 9780312272050 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First printing. SIGNED by the author. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 60.00 USD
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4 DENSMORE, John. Riders on the Storm: My Life with Jim Morrison and the Doors.
NY: Delacorte Press, 1990 0385300336 / 9780385300339 Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Black and white photographs. Sixth printing. INSCRIBED by the author: “To Jeff, John Densmore.” Trace foxing on top edge, else fine in a fine dust jacket.
Price: 100.00 USD
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5 GRUMBACH, Doris. Coming Into the End Zone: A Memoir.
NY Norton 1991 0393030091 / 9780393030099 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First printing. INSCRIBED by the author in the year of publication. Fine in a near fine (slightly sun faded along the spine) dust jacket.
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 HIGHWATER, Jamake. Shadow Show: An Autobiographical Insinuation.
NY: Alfred van der Marck Editions, 1986 0912383240 / 9780912383248 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First printing. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a near fine (minor edge wear) dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 JULIAN, Joseph. This Was Radio: A Personal Memoir.
NY Viking 1975 0670702994 / 9780670702992 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Introduction by Harold Clurman. First edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a very good (age toning about the edges) dust jacket.
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 KAWATO, Masajiro “Mike.” Bye Bye Black Sheep.
n.p.: Masajiro Kawato, 1978 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Black and white photographs. Seventh printing. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 LOPEZ, Barry. About This Life: Journeys on the Threshold of Memory.
NY: Knopf, 1998 0679434542 / 9780679434542 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First edition. INSCRIBED by the author: “To Amy- Barry Lopez.” About fine in like dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 MARZANI, Carl. Education of a Reluctant Radical: Book 1: Roman Childhood.
NY: Topical Books, 1992 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First edition. INSCRIBED by the author in the year of publication. Light foxing on fore edge, else near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
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Featured Children’s Native American Literature (Signed)

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Little Turtle:  Miami Chief.Author Name: CARPER, Jean and DICKERSON, Grace L.

Title: Little Turtle: Miami Chief.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Publisher: Chicago: Albert Whitman & Company, 1959

Illustrator: Illustrated by Grace Leslie Dickerson

First edition. SIGNED by Grace Leslie Dickerson. Very good in a very good (light edge wear) dust jacket. ; 175 pages

Price = 100.00 USD

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View Image 1 CARPER, Jean and DICKERSON, Grace L. Little Turtle: Miami Chief.
Chicago: Albert Whitman & Company, 1959 B000WMQDDO Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Grace Leslie Dickerson
First edition. SIGNED by Grace Leslie Dickerson. Very good in a very good (light edge wear) dust jacket. ; 175 pages
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 FRITZ, Jean. Double Life of Pocahontas.
NY Putnam 1983 0399210164 / 9780399210167 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrated by Ed Young. Second impression. INSCRIBED by the author. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 HIGHWATER, Jamake. Moonsong Lullaby.
NY Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1981 068800427X / 9780688004279 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Photographs by Marcia Keegan. First printing. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a near fine (trace edge wear at the spine ends and corners) dust jacket.
Price: 45.00 USD
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4 HOUSTON, James. Eagle Mask: A West Coast Indian Tale.
NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1966 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Illustrated by the author. First edition. SIGNED by the author. Very good in a very good (foxing to fore edges, lower corner of front flap is clipped) dust jacket.
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 LEMIEUX, Margo. Full Worm Moon.
NY: Tambourine Books, 1994 0688121063 / 9780688121068 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker
First printing (library binding – NOT ex-library). INSCRIBED by the illustrator in the year of publication. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Price: 18.00 USD
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6 WOOD, Nancy. Spirit Walker.
NY Doubleday 1993 0385309279 / 9780385309271 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrated by Frank Howell. Ninth printing. SIGNED by the author. About fine in like dust jacket.
Price: 65.00 USD
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Featured Russian Literature


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Master and Margarita.Author Name: BULGAKOV, Mikhail.

Title: Master and Margarita.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: NY: Harper & Row, 1967

Translated from the Russian by Michael Glenny. First edition thus. Small rectangle cut out of front free endpaper, where the previous owner’s name had been, else very good in a very good or better dust jacket.

Price = 200.00 USD

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FEATURED SIGNED/INSCRIBED TITLES

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1 DOSTOEVSKY, Feodor. Raw Youth (two volumes).
Verona Limited Editions Club 1974 Hardcover Near Fine
Complete in two volumes. Translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett. Introduction by Konstantin Mochulsky. Illustrated with wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. This copy is number 22 of a limited edition of 2,000 copies. SIGNED by the illustrator. Both volumes are fine in a near fine slipcase.
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 MURAVIN, Victor. Diary of Vikenty Angarov.
NY: Newsweek Books, 1978 0882252542 / 9780882252544 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the Russian by Alan Thomas. First edition. INSCRIBED by the author, with a hand-written note by the author laid in. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 NABOKOV, Vladimir. Nabokov’s Butterflies: Unpublished and Uncollected Writings.
Boston Beacon Press 2000 0807085421 / 9780807085424 Hardcover As New
Edited and annotated by Brian Boyd and Robert Michael Pyle. New translation from the Russian by Dmitri Nabokov. Limited edition (250 copies). Numbered and SIGNED by Brian Boyd, Robert Micheal Pyle, and Dmitri Nabokov. As new in like slipcase. Still in publisher’s shrink-wrap.
Price: 400.00 USD
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4 PUSHKIN, Alexander. Captain’s Daughter & Other Stories.
Westerham Limited Editions Club 1971 Hardcover Near Fine
Introduction by Kathryn Feuer. Illustrated by Charles Mozley. This copy is number 22 of a limited edition of 1,500 copies. SIGNED by the illustrator. A few small spots of soiling along the spine, else near fine in a near fine slipcase.
Price: 60.00 USD
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5 SOLOGUB, Fedor. Kiss of the Unborn and Other Stories.
Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1977 0870492020 / 9780870492020 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Translated from the Russian and with an introduction by Murl G. Barker. First edition thus. INSCRIBED by the translator. Remainder spray on top edge, else near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 30.00 USD

Featured Humor Books, Including Preppy Handbook in Slipcase

Official Preppy Handbook: The Completely Outstanding Gift Edition.Author Name: BIRNBACH, Lisa (editor).

Title: Official Preppy Handbook: The Completely Outstanding Gift Edition.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Publisher: NY: Workman Publishing, 1981
ISBN Number: 0894801953 / 9780894801952

Illustrated. First hardcover printing. Boards are slightly warped, else very good in a very good (minor edge wear and fading) slipcase. ; 224 pages

Price = 175.00 USD

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FEATURED SIGNED/INSCRIBED HUMOR BOOKS

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1 ALLEN, Steve. Funny Men.
NY Simon and Schuster 1956 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
First printing. INSCRIBED by the author. Very good in a very good (light edge wear and age toning) dust jacket.
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 ARMOUR, Richard. Drug Store Days: My Youth Among the Pills & Potions.
NY McGraw-Hill 1959 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrations by Catherine Barnes. Second printing. SIGNED by the author. Near fine in a near fine, price clipped dust jacket. A bright, attractive, well preserved copy.
Price: 30.00 USD
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3 BACKUS, Henny and Jim. What Are You Doing After the Orgy?
Englewood Cliffs Prentice-Hall 1962 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrated by Stanton Keeney. First edition. INSCRIBED by Henny Backus. Near fine in a near fine (light edge wear) dust jacket.
Price: 30.00 USD
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4 BEVERIDGE, N. E. Cups of Valor.
Harrisburg: Stackpole Books, 1968 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Peter F. Copeland
First edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Very good in a very good (one large chip and a few short edge tears) acetate dust jacket.
Price: 18.00 USD
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5 BROCK, Alice M. How to Massage Your Cat.
NY: Chronicle Books, 1992 0811802035 / 9780811802031 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrated by the author. Alice Brock is, of course, the real Alice of Arlo Guthrie’s “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree.” First printing thus. SIGNED by the author. Fine in a very near fine dust jacket.
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 BROCK, Alice M. How to Massage Your Cat.
NY: Chronicle Books, 1992 0811802035 / 9780811802031 Hardcover Near Fine in Good dust jacket
Illustrated by the author. Alice Brock is, of course, the real Alice of Arlo Guthrie’s “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree.” First printing thus. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a good (light damp marks on edges and rear panel) dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 BROWN, Iain Gordon (editor). Todholes Aisle: A Family Portrait Gallery.
Edinburgh: Crambeth Allen, 1994 1873356056 / 9781873356050 Paperback Fine
Illustrated. First edition thus (paperback). INSCRIBED by the author. Fine in illustrated wraps.
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 DAVIS, Jim. Season’s Eatings: A Very Merry Garfield Christmas.
Norwalk Easton Press 2003 Hardcover Fine
Illustrated by the author. Collector’s signed edition. SIGNED by Jim Davis (Easton Press certificate of authenticity laid in). Folio, bound in red leather with gilt lettering and design, color illustration on front board, raised bands along spine, all edges gilt, ribbon book mark, 160 pages. Fine.
Price: 175.00 USD
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9 FEIFFER, Jules. Barrel of Laughs, a Vale of Tears.
NY HarperCollins 1995 0062050982 / 9780062050984 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrated by the author. First edition. INSCRIBED by the author in the year of publication. Near fine in a near fine, price clipped dust jacket.
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 GRIZZARD, Lewis. They Tore Out My Heart and Stomped That Sucker Flat.
Atlanta Peachtree Publishers Limited 1982 093194838X / 9780931948381 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
First edition. INSCRIBED by the author in the year of publication. About fine in a near fine (small hole near the base of the front panel, minor edge wear at the extremities) dust jacket.
Price: 100.00 USD
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11 HEIMEL, Cynthia. Get Your Tongue Out of My Mouth, I’m Kissing You Good-Bye!
NY Atlantic Monthly Press 1993 0871135388 / 9780871135384 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket
First printing. SIGNED by the author. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Price: 18.00 USD
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12 PALNIK, Paul. Eternaloons: The Palnik Anthology.
Columbus: Creative Light Press, 1991 Paperback Near Fine
Black and white illustrations throughout. First edition (paperback). INSCRIBED by the author, with a small drawing. About fine in oversize illustrated wraps.
Price: 10.00 USD
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13 PHILLIPS, John. Bomb That Wouldn’t Go Off and Other Fables from Moronia.
Boston Bruce Humphries 1941 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Pictographs by W. A. Dwiggins. First edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Very good in a very good (minor shelf wear and dust soiling) dust jacket.
Price: 100.00 USD
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14 THURBER, James. Thurber Carnival.
NY: Harper & Row, 1945 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Illustrated by the author. A later printing. SIGNED by Helen Thurber, the author’s wife. Near fine in a very good (fading along the spine, a few small chips, a few short closed edge tears, lower corner of front flap is clipped) dust jacket.
Price: 200.00 USD
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15 WHITE, Bailey. Sleeping at the Starlite Motel.
Reading Addison-Wesley 1995 0201626705 / 9780201626704 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket
First printing. SIGNED by the author. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 WILSON, Gahan. Gahan Wilson’s Still Weird.
NY Forge 1994 0312857799 / 9780312857790 Paperback Fine
Illustrated by the author. First paperback printing. INSCRIBED by the author: “To Chris, With my best wishes. Gahan Wilson.” Fine in oversized illustrated wraps.
Price: 40.00 USD
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Children’s Literature: Signed Christmas Titles

Signed or Inscribed Holiday Books

1 DAVIS, Jim. Season’s Eatings: A Very Merry Garfield Christmas.
Norwalk Easton Press 2003 Hardcover Fine
Illustrated by the author. Collector’s signed edition. SIGNED by Jim Davis (Easton Press certificate of authenticity laid in). Folio, bound in red leather with gilt lettering and design, color illustration on front board, raised bands along spine, all edges gilt, ribbon book mark, 160 pages. Fine.
Price: 175.00 USD
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2 GRAMATKY, Hardie. Happy’s Christmas.
NY: Putnam, 1970 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrated by the author. First edition. INSCRIBED by the author, with a small drawing. Near fine in a near fine (upper corner of front flap is clipped, some light abrasion to rear panel) dust jacket.
Price: 150.00 USD
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3 HOBAN, Lillian. Arthur’s Christmas Cookies.
NY Harper & Row 1972 0060223677 / 9780060223670 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrated by the author. A later printing. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a near fine (both corners of front flap are clipped) dust jacket.
Price: 45.00 USD
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4 KOONTZ, Dean. Santa’s Twin.
NY HarperPrism 1996 0061053554 / 9780061053559 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrated by Phil Parks. Fourth printing. Author’s Christmas book-plate, SIGNED by the author, is laid in. Near fine a near fine dust jacket.
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 LUCKHARDT, Mildred. Story of Saint Nicholas.
Nashville Abingdon Press 1960 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Illustrated by Gordon Laite. First edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Fine in an about fine dust jacket. A bright, clean, well preserved copy.
Price: 100.00 USD
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6 TROMBETTA, Louis M. Christmas Elf.
NY: Carlton Press, 1974 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Cathy Pfaefflin
First edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. ; 32 pages
Price: 100.00 USD
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