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  • SON OF THE WHITE WOLF. by Howard, Robert E
    Howard, Robert E
    SON OF THE WHITE WOLF.

    Edition: First edition.

    West Linn, OR: FAX Collector's Edition, 1977. dj. Hardcover first edition - The second volume of the adventures of El Borak - Francis Xavier Gordon. Includes the stories Blood of the Gods, Country of the Knife, and Son of the White Wolf, which were originally published in pulp magazines in the 1930s. This deluxe limited edition is illustrated by Marcus Boas with 3 color plates with tissue guards, numerous black and white drawings and illustrated endpapers & a full-color jacket by Marcus Boas. Introduction by Fred Cook. xiv, 170 pp. ISBN: 0-913960-098.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 58000
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  • SHAN. by Lustbader, Eric Van.
    Lustbader, Eric Van.
    SHAN.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (1986.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's sixth novel, and the second in the China Maroc Trilogy. SIGNED on the title page. 503 pp. Map endpapers. ISBN: 0-394-556402.

    Condition: Very good in near fine dust jacket (slight spine slant, name on front endpaper)

    Book ID: 46882
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  • THE TORTOISES. by Masson, Loys.
    Masson, Loys.
    THE TORTOISES.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Manhasset, New York: Channel Press. (1962) dj. Hardcover first edition - A story of adventure, betrayal and suspense at sea set in 1904; a load of giant tortoises is being used as cargo, to disguise the fact that the ship is carrying a real treasure. Winner of the Prix Lausanne in France. Translated from the French by Antonia White 219 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket (some rubbing and edgewear to the dj, a few marks in red ink on the front flap, crease to lower edge of back cover of dj)

    Book ID: 61356
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  • Pease, Howard
    HURRICANE WEATHER: A Tod Moran Mystery

    Edition: Later printing.

    Garden City, New York: Doubleday, (c 1950's, c 1936.) dj. Hardcover - Story set on a yacht in the South Seas. Double page map. Uncommon vintage juvenile adventure story by this popular California writer, who was born in Stockton (just down the road from us) and lived an adventurous life himself. 296 pp.

    Condition: Ex-library in sturdy library binding with some markings and missing front endpaper, but overall tight and clean in a good dust jacket (shallow chip to top of spine, spine label.)

    Book ID: 54839
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  • THE TATTOOED MAN: A Todd Moran Mystery. by Pease, Howard
    Pease, Howard
    THE TATTOOED MAN: A Todd Moran Mystery.

    Edition: Later printing.

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, (ca 1950, c 1926.) dj. Hardcover - Originally subtitled "A tale of strange adventures befalling Tod Moran, mess boy of the tramp steamer "Araby" upon his first voyage from San Francisco to Genoa via the Panama Canal. Illustrated with black and white drawings and with great dust jacket art by Lawrence Beall Smith. Uncommon vintage juvenile adventure story by this popular California writer, who was born in Stockton (just down the road from us) and lived an adventurous life himself. 332 pp.

    Condition: Ex-library with markings and missing front endpaper, in a good+ dust jacket (remnants of spine sticker, but overall quite attractive.)

    Book ID: 78988
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  • WILD ANIMUS. by Shapero, Rick.
    Shapero, Rick.
    WILD ANIMUS.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    Woodside, California: Too Far, 2004. First edition - Author's first novel, the story of a man who, disillusioned with the Berkeley of the late 60's protests, goes to the wildest regions of Alaska in search of his innermost self, of the primordial, and becomes increasingly obsessed by his quest. Notable for its vivid descriptions of the harsh and beautiful landscape of the Arctic. 305 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 27420
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  • WILD ANIMUS. by Shapero, Rick.
    Shapero, Rick.
    WILD ANIMUS.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    Woodside, California: Too Far, 2004. First edition - Author's first novel, the story of a man who, disillusioned with the Berkeley of the late 60's protests, goes to the wildest regions of Alaska in search of his innermost self, of the primordial, and becomes increasingly obsessed by his quest. Notable for its vivid descriptions of the harsh and beautiful landscape of the Arctic. 305 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 76635
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  • GALLIONS REACH. by Tomlinson, H. M.
    Tomlinson, H. M.
    GALLIONS REACH.

    Edition: First American edition.

    New York: Harper & Brothers, 1927. Hardcover first edition - The first novel by the writer best known for the classic "The Sea and the Jungle" and in itself considered a minor classic of sea-going fiction. Illustrated with a frontispiece and three inserted plates. Red and black illustrated endpapers. 237 pp.

    Condition: Very good in black cloth (some shelfwear, a bit of rubbing to the spine and a faint ring on the front cover, but overall quite sturdy and clean) no dust jacket .

    Book ID: 48727
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