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  • THE BROKEN HALO. by Barclay, Florence L. (1862-1921)
    Barclay, Florence L. (1862-1921)
    THE BROKEN HALO.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Putnam, 2013. Hardcover first edition - A novel of the growing relationship between an older woman and a young agnostic doctor. Color frontispiece with a tissue guard by F. H. Townsend. 471 pp plus 4 pp publisher's ads.

    Condition: Good overall in embossed purple cloth with gilt lettering (rubbing to lettering on the spine)

    Book ID: 72996
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  • INNOCENT: HER FANCY AND HIS FACT. by Corelli, Marie.
    Corelli, Marie.
    INNOCENT: HER FANCY AND HIS FACT.

    Edition: First edition.

    London: Hodder & Stoughton, (1914.). Hardcover first edition - The story of Innocent, a young girl who discovers from her dying father that she was abandoned as a baby. Basis for the 1921 silent black and white film which featured Madge Stuart and Basil Rathbone (his first film - he was later to be best known for his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes.) Tissue-guarded frontispiece of the author.462 pp.

    Condition: Very good in original light blue cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and white (slight spine slant, rubbing to corners.)

    Book ID: 55469
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  • KATRINE. by Lane, Elinor Macartney (1864 - 1909)
    Lane, Elinor Macartney (1864 - 1909)
    KATRINE.

    Edition: First edition.

    New York: Harper & Brothers, 1909. Hardcover first edition - A romantic novel, the author's third and final novel published in the same month as her death. While Lane is almost forgotten now, this novel was the second best-selling novel in the US for 1909. Frontispiece with tissue guard. 315 pp.

    Condition: Good only in red cloth (some water damage and bleeding to the back cover, contents are very good)

    Book ID: 64196
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  • CLAIRE AMBLER. by Tarkington, Booth (1869 - 1946.)
    Tarkington, Booth (1869 - 1946.)
    CLAIRE AMBLER.

    Edition: First printing.

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., 1928. Hardcover first edition - A later novel by this best-selling writer (who also won the Pulitzer Prize twice), a picture of a quintessional flapper of the 1920's. 253 pp. Blue and gold illustrated endpapers.

    Condition: Very near fine in blue cloth with printed gold labels on front and spine, lacking the dj, but remarkably bright.

    Book ID: 43031
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  • THE GIRL OF O. K. VALLEY: A Romance of the Okanagan. by Watson, Robert (1882-1948)
    Watson, Robert (1882-1948)
    THE GIRL OF O. K. VALLEY: A Romance of the Okanagan.

    Edition: Reprint.

    New York: A. L. Burt, (c 1919). Hardcover - A young orphaned immigrant girl arrives at her miserly uncle's ranch in western Canada. "This book will arrest the attention of all those who admire vigorous, wholesome stories with a bit of mystery attached -- and a lucky ending." 297 pp plus 6 pp publisher's ads.

    Condition: Good overall in tan covers with dark brown lettering and decorations (a bit of foxing to the edges of the textblock)

    Book ID: 66649
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