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Jafsie Tells All, Condit, Carl W.
1 Condit, Carl W. Jafsie Tells All
Jonathon Lee Publishing Corp

1910 First Printing Hardcover Very Good Good 
The dustwrapper is a bit tattered and missing about half the spine strip and half inch of chipping along the top edge of the front panel, Book is an 8vo in blue cloth with black titles on the cover and spine, there are a couple of bumps along the edge of the front board and a few marks along the spine strip near the rear gutter, otherwise a nearly fine copy. Unmarked, hinges tight, pages fine throughout. Exceedingly scarce. 020172 
Price: 900.00 USD
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2 Cooke, John Esten Wearing of the Gray
E.B. Treat & Co.

1867 First Edition Hardcover No Dustwrapper 
Fresh text block throughout, with the backing still strong, the front inner hinge (on these fragile 19th century (decorative patterened) endpapers) is exposed, the back hinge intact (slightly started), Initialed on the front endpaper, no other markings anywhere, The titlepage is lacking the tissue-guard.. (When these trun brown they should be removed (or isolated) so that acid does not migrate to the text block), There is another engarved page/plate facing the opening of 'part 1' which still has it's tissue guard (in this case it is closer to regular paper). Other illustrations throughout are printed. Bright covers, corners a little bumped but not severly, Spine strip rubbed / aged, there is some wear to the fabric near the bottom of the spine strip, where it has frayed and worn through in one spot. The text block is fine, and trhe covers are bright, exceedingly scarce, There is no date on the titlepage and the copyright date has a misprint so only the 18 shows. 018710 
Price: 350.00 USD
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3 Madden, Kathleen High Society: The Town & Country Picture Album, 1846-1996 - 2 Volumes in Slipcase
Harry N Abrams Inc

1996 0810938855 / 9780810938854 First Printing Hardcover As New No Jacket as Issued 
tiny blemmish on one of the covers o/w an unread set - as new. Important social directory profusely illustrated in color and black & white. scarce, slipcase is near fine, in black cloth with white titles on the covers and spine strip, covers ruled blind around the titles. 188p & 288p 017192 
Price: 125.00 USD
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