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Famous Pirates of the New World Landmark #35 w Author Letter 1st Printing

By: A. B. C Whipple

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Random House: 1958

Seller ID: 190711A

Condition: Very Good Plus


Stated First Printing. Vintage Hardback Cloth Cover Book with Dust Jacket which includes a letter from the author- these letters to "Dear Young Reader" were provided to members of the "Young Readers of America" Club. Book is in Very Good Plus condition with a tight binding and mostly clean crisp pages with some minor soiling to some outside page ends. Book itself appears to be unread. There is a nameplate on the first end page. Outside cloth covers are nice with some minor soiling and corner wear. Dust Jacket is in Very Good Minus condition with some soiling primarily to the b... View more info

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Famous Pirates of the New World w Author Letter World Landmark #35 HB/DJ 1st Prt

By: A. B. C Whipple

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Random House: 1958

Seller ID: 100817A

Condition: Excellent


Stated First Printing with Author Letter. Vintage Cloth Cover Hardback Book with Dust Jacket is in Very Good Plus condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Excellent condition and appears to be unread and unused! Book includes the "Author Letter" from A.B.C. Whipple. These letters were provided to members of the "Young Readers of America" Book Club and are hard to find. The Letter is in Very Good condition with some wear and small tears primarily to the top and bottom edge of the letter. Outside cloth covers are nice with the top outside corners b... View more info

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The Mysterious Voyage of Captain Kidd #122 Landmark RARE

By: A. B. C. Whipple

Price: $270.00

Publisher: Random House Childrens Books (Lib): 1970-06-01

Seller ID: 190803

ISBN: 0394904222

Condition: Very Good


I don't need to tell you how RARE this title is and how difficult it is to find it to complete your Landmark collection! This is the last book in the wonderful Landmark series! Hardback Pictorial Cover Book is in Good Plus condition with a tight binding and mostly clean crisp internal pages with a few marks. Inside text is in Very Good condition. This is an ex-school library book with the expected library markings, but they are not excessive. There is a "Discarded" stamp inside the front and back cover and on the first and last blank end pages. It looks like a pocket was removed from i... View more info

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Hero of Trafalgar The Story of Lord Nelson World Landmark #55 HB/DJ

By: A. B. C. Whipple; Illustrator-William Hofmann

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Random House: 1963

Seller ID: 190310D

Condition: Very Good Plus


Vintage World Landmark Hardback Book with Pictorial Cover and Dust Jacket is in overall Very Good or better condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Very Good Plus condition and appears unread and unused. No writing or marks. Outside Pictorial covers show some corner wear with a less than penny size scuff to the back cover. Dust Jacket is Very Good Minus condition with some soiling primarily to the back cover with some scuffing, edge chipping and small edge tears primarily at the top and bottom of the outside spine area. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear ... View more info

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Hero Of Trafalgar World Landmark #55 w Author Letter HB/DJ

By: A. B. C. Whipple; William Hofmann [Illustrator]

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Random House: 1963

Seller ID: 190207B

Condition: Excellent


Vintage Hardback Book with Pictorial Cover and Dust Jacket with the Author Letter is in Very Good Plus condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Excellent condition and appears unread and unused. This copy comes with the "Author Letter" that was provided to member of the "Young Readers of America" club. The letter itself is in Near Mint condition with its original trifold. This is the only book in the World Landmark series that was a Pictorial Cover that was issued with a matching Dust Jacket. Hard to find this edition with the Dust Jacket. Picto... View more info

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The Story of Australia World Landmark Books #44 w Author Letter HB/DJ

By: A. Grove Day Illustrated By W. R. Lohse

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Random House: 1960-01-01

Seller ID: 170806A

Condition: Like New


Vintage Hardback Landmark Cloth cover book with Dust Jacket and Author Letter. Book itself is in Excellent to Like New condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Book appears to be unread and unused! Outside cloth covers are very nice! The Author letter is in Near Mint condition with the original trifold. Dust Jacket is in Very Good Plus condition with the only issue being a small amount of edge chipping at the top of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. It would be hard to find a nicer looking copy of this 77 year old book! Obviously this book h... View more info

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The Story of Australia World Landmark #44 HB/DJ

By: A. Grove Day; W. R. Lohse [Illustrator]

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Random House, New York City, 1960: 1960-01-01

Seller ID: 190209R

Condition: Excellent


Vintage Hardback Landmark Cloth cover book with Dust Jacket is in Very Good Plus to Excellent condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Book appears to be unread and unused! Outside cloth covers are very nice! Dust Jacket is in Very Good Plus condition with possibly some minr soiling and edge chipping, but very nice! Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. It would be hard to find a nicer looking copy of this 79 year old book! Obviously this book has just been stored somewhere as it does not even have the expected issues as if it has been sitting on a shelf for 70+ ... View more info

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The Erie Canal Landmark #34 HB/DJ

By: Adams, S.H.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers: 1963-03-12

Seller ID: 190423I

ISBN: 039490334X

Condition: Excellent


Vintage Cloth Cover Hardback Book with Dust Jacket. Book itself is in Excellent condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Book appears unread and unused. Cloth covers are very nice. Dust Jacket shows some minor soiling and minor edge chipping primarily at the top and bottom of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book has come from a private collection. Landmark Books and World Landmark Books are accurate, in-depth stories for young people in the 9-15 year old range. These living histories were written by award-winning authors or by men and wo... View more info

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The Santa Fe Trail Landmark Spencer Press Spencer Press

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins; Illustrated by Ames, Lee J. [Illustrator]

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Spencer Press: 1950

Seller ID: 190120H

Condition: Excellent


This is the special edition Hardback Landmark book issued by Spencer Press in the Landmarks of American History Series. It is the exact same book as the one from Random House. Books have a green cloth cover with gold gilded lettering on the front cover and spine. Books have colorful pictorial end papers. Books are in Very Good Plus condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Excellent condition and appears to be unread. Outside cloth covers are nice. Landmark Books and World Landmark Books are accurate, in-depth stories for young people in the 9-15 year old range. T... View more info

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The First Transatlantic Cable Landmark #88 w Author Letter HB/DJ

By: Adele Gutman Nathan

Price: $30.60

Publisher: Random House: 1959

Seller ID: 190724E

Condition: Excellent


Vintage Landmark Cloth Cover Hardback Book with Dust Jacket and Author Letter. Book itself is in Excellent condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Book appears unread and unused. Outside cloth covers are very nice. Book includes the "Dear Young Reader Author Letter" provided to members of the "Young Readers of America" club. The letter is in Near Mint condition and still in the original tri-fold as it was provided. Dust Jacket is very nice with only very minor wear. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. A very nice book and you could not find a l... View more info

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Building of the First Transcontinental Railroad Landmark Spencer Press

By: Adele Nathan; Edward A. Wilson [Illustrator]

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Spencer Press: 1950

Seller ID: 190120G

Condition: Very Good Plus


This is a special edition of this hardback Landmark book published by Spencer Press. Book is in Very Good condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text appears to be unread. There is a name written neatly at the top inside the front and back cover. Outside cloth covers are nice with some minor corner wear. This book has come from a private collection and is NOT an ex-library book. Landmark Books and World Landmark Books are accurate, in-depth stories for young people in the 9-15 year old range. These living histories were written by award-winning authors or by men and w... View more info

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The Building of the First Transcontinental Railroad Landmark #9 HB/DJ

By: Adele Nathan; Illustrator-Edward A. Wilson

Price: $21.60

Publisher: Random House: 1950

Seller ID: 190724B

Condition: Excellent


Vintage Landmark Hardback Cloth Cover Book with Dust Jacket. Book itself is in Excellent condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Book appears unread and unused. No writing or marks inside the book. Outside cloth covers are nice with very minor corner wear. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some minor soiling and some edge chipping primarily at the top and bottom of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book has come from a private collection Landmark Books and World Landmark Books are accurate, in-depth stories for young people in the... View more info

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The Story of the Thirteen Colonies #115 Landmark HB/PC

By: Alderman, Clifford L.

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers: 1966-11-12

Seller ID: 190215B

ISBN: 039490415X

Condition: Excellent


Pictorial Hardback Book is in Very Good Plus to Excellent condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is very nice and appears unread. There is a small vintage bookstore sticker (VROMAN'S Pasadena) in the upper left hand corner of the first blank end page- this could probably be easily removed but adds to the vintage! Outside pictorial covers are very nice with some minor corner wear. Hard to find this scarce title in this condition. Most of these books of this title are ex-library books. This book was also NOT issued with a Dust Jacket. It is one of the higher numbers i... View more info

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Sequoyah Leader of the Cherokees #65 Landmark HB/DJ

By: Alice Marriott; Illustrator-Bob Riger

Price: $21.60

Publisher: Random House: 1956

Seller ID: 190725

Condition: Excellent


Collectible Cloth Cover Hardback Landmark Book with Dust Jacket. Book itself is in Very Good Plus condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Excellent condition and appears to be unread and unused. No writing or marks in the book. Outside page ends show some minor spots- shelf wear. Outside cloth covers are very nice. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition and is NOT price clipped (195/195). Dust Jacket shows some minor soiling and some edge chipping and small missing pieces primarily at the top of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar ... View more info

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Lawrence of Arabia World Landmark #52 HB/DJ

By: Alistair Maclean

Price: $40.50

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: 190812A

Condition: Like New


Vintage Landmark Hardback Book with Dust Jacket is in overall Very Good Plus or better condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text of the book is in Like New condition and appears unread and unused. Outside cloth covers are very nice. Dust Jacket is in Very Good Plus condition with some minor soiling to the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Less common title in the wonderful Landmark series. Landmark Books and World Landmark Books are accurate, in-depth stories for young people in the 9-15 year old range. These living histories were wr... View more info

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The Story of Albert Schweitzer World Landmark #33 w Author Letter HB/DJ

By: Anita Daniel; Illustrator-Erica Anderson; Illustrator-W. T. Mars

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Random House: 1957

Seller ID: 180213A

ISBN: 039480533X

Condition: Very Good Plus


Vintage Landmark Cloth Cover Hardback Book with Dust Jacket and Author Letter is in Very Good or better condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Very Good Plus condition and appears unread. Book also includes a "Dear Young Reader" letter from the author provided to some members of the "Young Readers of America" club. Letter is in Very Good condition with some wrinkling and a small edge tear in the bottom right hand corner area. Outside cloth covers are nice with some minor corner wear. Dust Jacket is NOT price clipped (195/195). Dust Jacket sho... View more info

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The Story of Albert Schweitzer Landmark HB/DJ

By: Anita Daniel; Illustrator-Erica Anderson; Illustrator-W. T. Mars

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Random House: 1957

Seller ID: 190323

ISBN: 039480533X

Condition: Excellent


Vintage Cloth Cover Hardback Book with Dust Jacket is in Very Good or better condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Excellent condition and appears to be unread and unused. Outside cloth covers are nice. Dust Jacket shows some soiling primarily to the back cover with some small tears and scuffing. Some edge chipping primarily at the top and bottom of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book has come from a private collection. Landmark Books and World Landmark Books are accurate, in-depth stories for young people in the 9-1... View more info

Image for Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Landmark #85 w Author Letter HB/DJ

Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Landmark #85 w Author Letter HB/DJ

By: Anna Erskine Crouse; Russel Crouse

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Random House: 1958

Seller ID: 181228C

Condition: Very Good Plus


Stated FIRST PRINTING. Vintage Hardback Cloth Book with Dust Jacket and Author Letter. Book is in Very Good or better condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is very nice and book appears to be unread. It appears that there was a name plate on the second blank end page, as you can see light tape remnants on the first three pages. Outside cloth covers are very nice without even corner wear! Includes a Letter from the Authors to "Dear Young Readers". Letter is nice with some minor wear to the top and bottom edge. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some m... View more info

Image for Will Shakespeare and the Globe Theater World Landmark #21 w Author Letter HB/DJ

Will Shakespeare and the Globe Theater World Landmark #21 w Author Letter HB/DJ

By: Anne Terry White

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Random House: 1955

Seller ID: 190817H

Condition: Excellent


Vintage Hardback Book with Dust Jacket and Author Letter. Inside text is in Excellent condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Book appears unread and unused! Book also includes the letter from the author addressed to "Dear Young Reader", which were provided to members of the "Young Readers of America" club. Minor chipping at the top and bottom of the letter. No marks or writing inside or outside of the book. Outside cloth covers are very nice. Dust Jacket shows some minor back cover soiling and creasing with some edge chipping and some small tears. Some small miss... View more info

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The First Men in the World (World Landmark #1) HB/DJ

By: Anne Terry White; Aldren Watson [Illustrator]

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1953

Seller ID: 180901B

Condition: Excellent


Vintage Landmark Cloth Cover Hardback Book with Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Excellent condition and appears to be unread. There is a name and date written at the top of the dedication page. Outside cloth covers are nice with some minor corner wear. Dust Jacket is NOT price clipped (150/150). Dust Jacket shows some minor soiling and edge chipping. There is a small triangular piece missing from the back cover of the Dust Jacket measuring about 1/2" x 1 1/2". Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book... View more info