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FLASH GORDON.  BOOK ONE: MASSACRE IN THE 22nd CENTURY.  BOOK TWO: WAR OF THE CITADELS.  BOOK THREE: CRISIS ON CITADEL II.  BOOK FOUR: FORCES FROM THE FEDERATION.  BOOK SIX: CITADELS ON EARTH.  5 BOOK PARTIAL SET., (Hagberg, David.)
1 (Hagberg, David.) FLASH GORDON. BOOK ONE: MASSACRE IN THE 22nd CENTURY. BOOK TWO: WAR OF THE CITADELS. BOOK THREE: CRISIS ON CITADEL II. BOOK FOUR: FORCES FROM THE FEDERATION. BOOK SIX: CITADELS ON EARTH. 5 BOOK PARTIAL SET.
New York Tempo / Grosset & Dunlap Mass Market Paperbacks Very Good Boris Vallejo cover art. 
Books 1,2,3,4 & 6 of this Flash Gordon series. 6 3/4" H. **Lacks Book 5: Citadels Under Attack.** Book One: Massacre in the 22nd Century - 202 pp, 1980, ISBN 0448129639 - "Sent on a mission to investigate the mysterious reappearance of the Interstellar Exploration ship GOODHOPE, Colonel Flash Gordon and his companions, Dale Arden and Dr. Hans Zarkov discover much more than they had bargained for. Stranded in deep space, the trio find themselves drawn against their will into a war of the worlds which has lasted thousands of years - and which threatens the very existence of the planet Earth." Book Two: War of the Citadels - 203 pp, 1980, ISBN 0448172151 - "Sent on a rescue mission by the leaders of planet Earth, Flash Gordon and his companions find themselves involved in an intricate war plan which threatens the existence of the entire universe. Each step they take propels them further into the complex plots and counterplots of two warring worlds." Book Three: Crisis on Citadel II - 197 pp, 1980, ISBN 0448172313 - "Stranded in deep space, Colonel Flash Gordon and his companions discover themselves in the middle of a centuries-old battle for supremacy over the universe. Manipulated by a war-crazed android and unsure of who is friend and who is foe, they must struggle to find a way to stop the bloodshed before all life - including that on their home planet, Earth - is annihilated." Book Four: Forces From the Federation - 210 pp, 1981, ISBN 044817233X - "Returning home to earth after discovering an alien race of warriors who are bent on taking over the world, Flash Gordon and his companions find themselves caught in a web of intrigue. Declared outlaws by the very people they had come to warn, they must find a way to protect the earth from its destroyers and to survive." Book Six: Citadels on Earth - 200 pp, 1981, ISBN 0448172542 - "An ancient civilization, whose primary object is the making of war, descends upon the planet earth. In order to save his home from total destruction, Flash Gordon returns to earth only find himself arrested for murder - and treason. As the people of his planet divide into factions, Flash must maneuver to save the earth from total destruction." Interiors - light toning to pages and inside of covers, books One and Two have a fre small and tiny corner creases, book Tgree has a very small light stain on inside of front cover and on first page, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exteriors - light toning to edges of text blocks, light edge wear, books Four and Six have slight lean to spine, three books have very light spine creases, two books have one or two creases on front cover some very light rubbing on covers. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
2 Anderson, Frank W. SHERIFFS AND OUTLAWS OF WESTERN CANADA.
(Frontier Publishing, Calgary, Alberta, 1973). 
100 pp, 10 1/2" H, soft cover (stapled in wraps). B&w photographs, maps, drawings. "In response to numerous requests for a book dealing exclusively with western Canadian gunmen and law enforcement officers, we have taken 39 of the best stories from 'Sagas of the Canadian West' and reproduced them here." Contents include: The First Shootout; Town Tamers; The McLean Gang; Ernest Chashel; Bulldog Kelly; The Wood Mountain Mob; Crackerbox Bill; Vigilante Action; Cariboo Killers; Cariboo Rowlands Caper; Manitoba's Krafchenko Problem; Ben Hales, Badman; Gus Brede, Smuggler; The Last Highwayman; The Dog and Big Rib, etc., etc. Interior - light browning to page edges, two pages with top corner crease, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - previous owners name address on front cover, small ink doodle on rear cover, cover edges browning. G+ 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
DONALD MORRISON, THE CANADIAN OUTLAW; A TALE OF THE SCOTTISH PIONEERS., Dhu, Oscar.
3 Dhu, Oscar. DONALD MORRISON, THE CANADIAN OUTLAW; A TALE OF THE SCOTTISH PIONEERS.
Page-Sangster, Sherbrooke, Quebec, 1965, reprint. 
118 pp, small 8vo (7 13/16" H), soft cover (stapled in wraps). B&w illustrations. Errata page at front. Facsimile reprint of the 1892 edition. The story (written in verse) of Donald Morrison, the Megantic outlaw, who was imprisoned for what was widely believed by the local community to be an act of self-defense. Interior - previous owner's name on first page, light waviness to top of a few inside pages at gutter, soft crease on last few pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other owner ship marks. Exterior - three very small soft bumps to edge of rear cover, very soft crease down rear cover. Very Good 
Price: 17.50 USD
 
 
NATIONAL REDEEMER:  OWAIN GLYNDWR IN WELSH TRADITION., Henken, Elissa R.
4 Henken, Elissa R. NATIONAL REDEEMER: OWAIN GLYNDWR IN WELSH TRADITION.
Ithaca, New York Cornell University Press 1996 0801483492 / 9780801483493 First Edition Soft Cover Near Fine 
250 pp, 8 1/2" H. "(C)ombines the tools of the historian and the folklorist to explore the development of a powerful, polysemous cultural symbol. Owain Glyndwer, called Owen Glendower by Shakespeare, led the last major armed rebellion of the Welsh against the English in the early fifteenth century. He has become an important symbol of modern Welsh nationalism. Beginning with a brief history of Glyndwr's life and times and a discussion of the traditional patterns of earlier Welsh heroes, Henken examines the roles Glyndwr played both in his own lifetime and in subsequent centuries. His primary role, Henken demonstrates, has been as national redeemer-hero, the leader whose coming is awaited so that he might restore the nation to its former glory. Glyndwr has also been cast as a trickster, outlaw, and military leader. Henken's interviews demonstrate that Glyndwr continues to be recognized today for his multifaceted identity as a national saviour. Through her analysis of the ways in which successive generations have reshaped Glyndwr's legend to serve their own needs, Henken provides a valuable case study in how any culture constantly rereads its past to maintain group identity and meet the challenges of the present." Interior - small soft crease at top corner of a few index pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - clean and bright. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
HELL'S ANGELS:  TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS., Lavigne, Yves.
5 Lavigne, Yves. HELL'S ANGELS: TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS.
Deneau & Wayne, Toronto, 1987. 
344 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0888791623 B&w photographs, maps. "(A) dark and disturbing look at the original outlaw motorcycle gang - and the changes that have reshaped the old-boy network. The Hell's Angels Moto rcycle Club - the most dominant and most feared of all motorcycles gangs - is trading in its bikes, brotherhood and booze for Jaguars, Wittnauers and business suits. The Hell's Angels are now one of the most powerful underground corporate o r g a n i z a t ions - rivalling even the Mafia. But this new direction has come with no small sparing of blood. Territorial wars and retaliatory violence now dominate club activity as chapters vie for the lucrative profits of drug trafficking and p ro st it ut io n. Prolific murder within the club - and the ever-present threat of death - has taken its toll on club morale and camaraderie. Haunted by fear, some members have sought police protection in return for testimony against fellow Ange ls. T he Hel l's An gel s are changing their image. The days of the long-haired, bearded, tattooed biker astride his Harley-Davidson are numbered. Only the future will tell if these new businessmen will take care of buiness or if their busines s wi ll t ake car e of the m." S light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, finger/handling soiling on free rear endpaper and across front of text block, two tiny foxing marks on bottom of text block. Dust jacket has light edge wear, moderate edge wrink ing, 2" t ear o n rea r hin ge a rch ivally taped, rubbing. Very Good-/Very Good- 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
A BUNDLE OF BALLADS., Manning-Sanders, Ruth, compiler.  Illustrated by William Stobbs.
6 Manning-Sanders, Ruth, compiler. Illustrated by William Stobbs. A BUNDLE OF BALLADS.
Oxford University Press, London, 1959, first edition. 
245 pp, 8vo (8" H), hard cover in dust jacket. Black, white & brown illustrations. "...'Come listen to me, you gallants so free - All you that love mirth for to hear...' So the minstrels of the Middle Ages would begin, drawing their listeners about them to hear the tale they have to tell. It might be a rousing adventure of Robin Hood and his bold outlaws, or a ballad of true love; it might be the story of a Demon Lover who lured his lady away by flattery, or True Thomas's adventure in fairyland; it might be the sea ballad of 'Sir Patrick Spens' or the stirring battle story of 'Chevy Chase'. Many splendid ballads, such as these are gathered together here in this richly varied collection. The language has been skilfully modernized to avoid difficulties in reading but without losing any of the original flavour and vitality. Happy or sad, mysterious or romantic, heroic or purely mischievous, with their dancing, singing rhythms the ballads hold an enchantment that still delights and lifts the imagination as it did when they were first sung." Lyrics only, no musical notation. Light to moderate edge rubbing to boards, light wrinkling at bottom of spine, small bump at top corner of boards, faint small watermark at bottom of front board, ink gift inscription/date on title page. Dust jacket has light to moderate edge wear/wrinkling with small chips and tears - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, fading to spine color - lettering still very legible, two small light waterstains on inside of spine, small creases at top corner of rear flap, minor edge browning. VG-/G 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
ANGELS OF DEATH:  INSIDE THE BIKERS' GLOBAL CRIME EMPIRE., Marsden, William and Sher, Julian.
7 Marsden, William and Sher, Julian. ANGELS OF DEATH: INSIDE THE BIKERS' GLOBAL CRIME EMPIRE.
Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2006, first edition. 
464 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0676977308 B&w photographs. "While the media has continued to toast the world's most famous Hells Angel, Sonny Barger, as an American legend, the facts tell another story - the Hells A ngels are America's major crime export. (The authors) investigate how - with an estimated 2,500 full-patch members in twenty-five countries, including the UK, Australia and Holland - the Hells Angels have inspired a global sub-culture of bi k e r g a n g s that are among the most feared and violent underworld players. 'Angels of Death' takes readers to Arizona, Nevada and California, inside the biggest American police undercover operation to infiltrate the bikers; to British Columbia , wh er e w ea lt hy bikers dominate the organized crime pyramid; to Australia, where the 'bikies' shoot it out with police; to Curacao, where terrorist organizations funnel drugs to Dutch bikers; and to the streets of Oslo, Copenhagen and Helsink i, wh ere a mu rde rou s b iker war involved rocket attacks and bombs. For the first time, police officers who have infiltrated biker gangs, reveal their secrets - and the challenges, fears and horrors they experienced in their undercover roles. S her and Mar sden tak e th e re ader behind the latest headlines to tell the inside story of how the Hells Angels became so powerful, and how the police - with only a few successes - have tried to stop them." Minor wrinkling at bottom of spine. Du st j acke t ha s ver y lig ht wr inkli ng at top of spine and front flap-fold. Very Good+/Very Good+ 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
THE FILMS OF HOPALONG CASSIDY., Nevins, Francis M., Jr.
8 Nevins, Francis M., Jr. THE FILMS OF HOPALONG CASSIDY.
World of Yesterday, Waynesville, North Carolina, 1988. 
328 pp, small 4to (10 7/8" H), soft cover. ISBN 0936505095 Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs. Includes Filmography and Hopalong Cassidy TV Series listings. Interior - book cracked in two places - pages holding firmly, previous owner's p lace, date and signature in ink on title page - slight ink offset on iside of front cover. Exterior - very light edge wear, soft creases/wrinkles on front cover, crease down spine, some light curling to corners of front cover, one very small corne r crease. Good 
Price: 55.00 USD
 
 
9 O'Hara, Donn. THE WILD YEARS. A NOVEL OF THE AMERICAN FRONTIER.
Popular Library, Toronto, (1955). 
144 pp, mass market paperback. "On the pleasure boats of the Old Mississippi, passions ran high when men gambled for the favors of beautiful women - and renagades carried off girls along with other loot. Disguised as a notorious outlaw, hot-blooded Dave Macdonough invaded the river rogues' hideout in a reckless attempt to destroy them. But his mission became an act of personal vengeance when he met the lovely swamp water girl who was their captive." Interior - pages moderately browned, spine cracked at last page. Exterior - light edge wear, book slightly cocked, soft corner crease on each cover, soft front hinge crease. Good 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
ROBIN HOOD, THE PRINCE OF OUTLAWS: A TALE OF THE FOURTHEENTH CENTURY FROM THE 'LYTELL GESTE'.  THE CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED CLASSICS SERIES., Oman, Carola. Illustrated by S.Van Abbe.
10 Oman, Carola. Illustrated by S.Van Abbe. ROBIN HOOD, THE PRINCE OF OUTLAWS: A TALE OF THE FOURTHEENTH CENTURY FROM THE 'LYTELL GESTE'. THE CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED CLASSICS SERIES.
J.M. Dent / E.P. Dutton, London / New York, 1959, reprint. 
242 pp, 8" H, hard cover (beige cloth with brown lettering on spine and front board, pattern of archer in woods in dark green on boards and spine), in dust jacket. Endpapers decorated with a repeat of the patterns on the boards in a lighter green. 8 colour plates (all present) plus b&w drawings. Contents: Preface; Robin Hood and Sir Richard ('Welcome to the Greenwood!' / At St. Mary's Abbey); The Sheriff of Nottingham (Reynold Greenleaf / The Sheriff in Sherwood / Alan a Dale's Wedding / Fr iar Tuck's Story / Robin taken Prisoner / Robin's Escape); Robin Hood and His Merry Men (Robin Hood and the Bishop / Young Gamwell / Sir Richard keeps his Tryst / The Prince of Aragon's Giants / Robin Hood and the Scotsman); Robin, Marian, and Th e K ing (The Noble Fisherman / Maid Marian / Rose the Red and White Lily / The Silver Arrow / 'I will come again' / Robin Hood's Pardon / The Last of Robin Hood). Dust jacket has been price-clipped, has light edge wear/wrinkling - mainly at top/bo tt o m of spine and flap-folds, a very small tears and tiny chips, light browning on spine, flap-folds and top edge of flaps; some small areas of color fading on flap-folds and spine. Very Good+/Very Good- 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
ROBIN HOOD., Pakenham, Antonia.  (later Antonia Fraser.)  Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
11 Pakenham, Antonia. (later Antonia Fraser.) Illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam. ROBIN HOOD.
Heirloom Library, London, 1957. 
255 pp, 8vo (8 5/16" H), hard cover (patterned green boards) in dust jacket. Pictorial endpapers, 8 colour plates plus b&w drawings. "In this exciting new version, specially written for the Heirloom Library, Robin pits his wits against the Norman tyrants - Prince John, his barons, Oswald Montdragon and Guy of Gisborne, and the wicked Sheriff of Nottingham - in a series of exciting escapades. An ambush in the green depths of Sherwood, which leaves the Sheriff the lighter of his money-bags, a n assault on the mighty fortress of Gisborne to rescue Will Scarlett, the winning of Maid Marian from the clutches of the Normans - these are some of the adventures which involve Robin, Will, Little John, Friar Tuck, Alan-a-Dale and the oth e r b o l d S axons. Life in Sherwood is merry, with mead and ale, and good venison from the royal deer; and there are the tournaments in Nottingham to provide excitement - particularly when Prince John offers a Silver Arrow for the finest marksm an i n B ri ta in , a nd Robin decides to test his skill in spite of the price on his head...." Minor browning a few tiny foxing marks on fore-edge and bottom of textblock, wrinkling and browning at top/bottom of spine, spine is lightly faded. Dus t j ac ket is pr ice c lip ped, has very small chips/tears and moderate edge wear/wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, tiny foxing marks and very light soiling on rear panel, very light browning on spine and flap-folds, a few sma ll scuf fs o n sp ine, tw o sm all dye marks on front panel small tear on each flap-fold. Very Good-/Good 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
12 Robb, John. GUN TOWN MARSHAL. A 'CATSFOOT' WESTERN.
Collins, London, 1960. 
192 pp, 12mo (7 5/16" H), hard cover in dust jacket. Colour frontispiece. " 'I'm the fastest gun in the West,' Guthrie boasted. Certainly, he was incredibly fast. He needed to be, for he led a gang of outlaws who took over whole towns in Arizona , looting and killing. One day that gang rode into the peaceful little burgh of Gloryrise. The law was powerless to resist them. Soon that place, too, lay at their mercy. But, as he lay wounded, the town marshal said to his son Shaun: ' T h e r e ' s o ne man who draws a gun faster than Guthrie....one man who can lead our people against him! He's a trail scout and folks call him Catsfoot....fetch him....fetch Catsfoot....' The quiet, gentle Catsfoot answered that call. So came ab ou t a te rr ib l e battle of wits and courage. A battle in which the ferocious Apache Indians were to take a decisive hand. This junior Western is told against the authentic background of ravaged Arizona in the years immediately after the Civi l W ar. .. ." L igh t t o m oderate browning to pages, very light edge wear to boards, slight fading and wtinkling at top/bottom of spine, minor soiling marks, browning to edges of textblock. Dust jacket has moderate edge wear/wrinkling, several sma ll t ear s w ith crea ses - som e archivally taped, a few very small chips, colors are bright on front panel illustration. Very good-/Good 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
13 Ryan, Riley. THE DAKOTA DEAL. LION BOOKS 187.
Lion Books, New York, 1954 (A Lion Original). 
128 pp, mass market paperback. "They rode by night, surrounded his place, poked their gleaming rifles at him. They tied him to a fencepost. And then, the torchlight throwing long twisting shadows over the land, he watched them take Beth, throw he r to the ground, and - And rape her. There wasn't much that Johnny Burr remembered after that. Not that it mattered. There wasn't much to remember. Just one man's face. A man named Zack. He would find Zack, trail him a thousand mile s i f h e h ad to, but find him. And when he did - And when he did, he'd beat the man to death.... But when he did find Zack, Zack was a smiling man who walked easy and carried two guns. And Zack had a hundred men behind him. But worst of a ll , h is na me wa sn't Zack - and Johnny wasn't sure. He wasn't sure this man he had come so far to kill was the right man. And so he waited, the vengeance gorging him, turning him sick with rage. And while he waited, Zack coolly plotted John ny' s dea th. " I nte r ior - light to moderate browning to pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - edges of textblock browned, book is cocked, very light edge wear - more on spine edges, slight fading to color on sp ine/ rear h inge . G oo d 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
ROB ROY., Scott, Walter.  Introduction by Allan Massie.
14 Scott, Walter. Introduction by Allan Massie. ROB ROY.
London Folio Society 2001 Hard Cover Fine George Tute, wood engravings. 
500 pp, 8vo (9" H), quarter brown buckram with title blocks in blue and red, gold lettering and decoration, hand marbelized paper sides by Ann Muir. Dark green endleaves, 17 b&w wood engravings. Dark brown slipcase. " 'Rob Roy' was first published in three volumes in 1818 by Archibald Constable and Co. in Edinburgh and by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown in London. This edition follows the text of the first edition, with minor emendations, and with the inclusion of a glossary which is derived from the 'Glossary to the Waverly Novels' first published in 1833 as part of the Magnum Opus edition of Scott's novels." A story of the Jacobite Rising of 1715. Book is Fine. Slipcase has some minor rubbing. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE LONE RANGER'S NEW DEPUTY., Striker, Fran.  (Based on the famous Lone Ranger Adventures created by Geo. W. Trendle.)
15 Striker, Fran. (Based on the famous Lone Ranger Adventures created by Geo. W. Trendle.) THE LONE RANGER'S NEW DEPUTY.
New York Simon and Schuster 1951 Hard Cover Very Good - Fair Ted Shearer. 
78 pp, 7 3/8" H. Great color illustrations on every page by Ted Shearer. "The moment Jimmy Stevens saw a pair of men's boots under the long skirt of the strange 'old woman' in his father's store, he knew he was on the trail of the escaped outlaw. From then on, things got more and more exciting, as Jimmy rode out on a manhunt with none other than the Lone Ranger himself!" Very light browning to pages, light wrinkling to top/bottom of spine, small bumps to edges of boards , tiny tear at bottom of spine, light edge wear, light browning to edges of text block. Dust jacket is complete but worn with small chips/tears/creases/scuffs, tear along front flap fold, minor soiling - all text/illustrations complete - now protected in mylar sleeve. A great piece of nostalgia! 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
A DICTIONARY OF CHIVALRY., Uden, Grant.
16 Uden, Grant. A DICTIONARY OF CHIVALRY.
London Longmans 1968 582153719 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Pauline Baynes. 
352 pp, 9 1/2" H. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. "The making of this Dictionary arose from the author's wish to give, in an accurate yet exciting work of reference, a picture of the Knight and the things that occupied his life and thought - his education and training; his armour, weapons and equipment; the stories he heard and read; the captains he followed and the men he led; the complex code he was sworn to; the enterprises in which he was engaged; and the cathedrals, abbeys and churches where memorials of chivalry survive. The book does not seek to hide the dirt, cruelty and intolerance behind the elaborate courtesies, the pageantry and the heroism. There are well over 1,000 entries (with plentiful cross-references), ranging from short definitions to several paragraphs, and there are many extracts from literature and early chronicles. There is also a brief classified index at the end. The illustrations in full colour and in b&w were drawn by Pauline Baynes page by page, to keep text and pictures side by side. This remarkable illustrator has captured all the changing moods of the entries, in splendid pictures ranging from gay interpretations of the fancies of mediaeval storytellers to accurate and detailed drawings of armour, weapons, etc., from contemporary sources." Very tiny stain on half-title page, tiny foxing marks and very light browning on top of text block, wrinkling at bottom of spine, minor faint color loss on spine and boards. Dust jacket has minor edge wear, light wrinkling at bottom of spine, light browning at top edge, minor rubbing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 


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