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THE LONELY ISLAND

By: Rogers, Rose Annie

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1926

Order Number: 11973

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light wear to extremities. Pages a bit browned. ; One of the few books about Tristan de Cunha, a tiny island in the Mid-Atlantic. Author Rogers and her late husband had been missionaries there; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 223 pages View more info

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OLD & RARE Thirty Years in the Book Business

By: Rostenberg, Leona & Stern, Madeleine B.

Price: $20.17

Publisher: New York, Abner Schram: 1974

Order Number: 14156

ISBN: 0839001304

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; Two longtime booksellers reveal secrets of the trade ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 234 pages View more info

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FARMERS MAKE IT HAPPEN Land O'Lakes

By: Ruble, Kenneth D.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Land O'Lakes: 1973

Order Number: 18369

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear and chipping to DJ. ; Including a press release slip from Land O'Lakes: "In 1946, Land O'Lakes published Men to Remember, a history of the cooperative's first 25 years in business. Here is its sequel, Land O'Lakes Farmers Make it Happen. It traces the highlights in the phenomenal growth of Land O'Lakes during its second quarter century, 1947 through 1972. We'd like you to have this copy with our compliments." ; Color Photographs; 8vo; 207 pages View more info

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UNIVERSAL MANUAL OF READY REFERENCE

By: Ruoff, Henry W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Springfield, The King-Richardson Company: 1905

Order Number: 16077

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Binding not tight. Spine covering starting to split away from boards; Learn what the learned were writing circa 1905 about history, geography, biography, government, law, politics, Industry, invention, science, religion, literature, art, education, and miscellaneous information. All that in only 755 pages! ; 8vo; 755 pages View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY

By: Russo, Anthony J. ; Russo, Dorothy, R.

Price: $48.94

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana Historical Society: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10439

Condition: Near Fine


In VG- slipcase; 8vo; 351 pages View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE ADE 1866 - 1944

By: Russo, Dorothy Ritter

Price: $48.94

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana Historical Society: 1947

Order Number: 10437

Condition: Near Fine


8vo; 314 pages View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF BOOTH TARKINGTON 1869 - 1946

By: Russo, Dorothy Ritter; Sullivan, Thelma L.

Price: $48.94

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana Historical Society: 1949

Order Number: 10438

Condition: Near Fine


8vo; 303 pages View more info

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POOR RICHARD: THE ALMANACKS For the Years 1733-1758

By: Saunders, Richard [Benjamin Franklin]

Price: $400.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1964

Order Number: 14948

Condition: Very Good+


Bookplate to front pastedown; INSCRIBED to front free endpaper by Norman Rockwell. Slipcased collection of each of the twenty-six issues of Poor Richard's Almanac as published by Benjamin Franklin, with illustrations in b&w by Norman Rockwell, with half a dozen full page evocative color plates also by Rockwell. A good opportunity to read Franklin's actual almanac contents, with sources and annotation, and the art makes it even more special! ; B&W and Color Illustrations;... View more info

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INTIMATE PARTNERS Patterns in Love and Marriage

By: Scarf, Maggie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18387

ISBN: 039455485x

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and one closed tear to DJ ; 8vo; 429 pages View more info

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400 OUTSTANDING WOMEN OF THE WORLD And Costumology of Their Time

By: Schmidt, Minna M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Minna M. Schmidt: 1933

Order Number: 11425

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light wear to extremities; Self-published list of biographical sketches of notable women, divided by country. Frontispiece featuring Eleanor Roosevelt ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 583 pages View more info

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A SKELETON OUTLINE OF OLD ENGLISH ACCIDENCE

By: Sedgefield, W. J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Manchester, Longmans, Green & Co.: 1917

Order Number: 18356

Condition: Very Good


Former owner's neat notes in ink through the book. Boards with light rubbing to extremities ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 20 pages View more info

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AUTHENTIC HAPPINESS Using the New Positive Psychology to Relize Your Potential for Lasting Fulfillment

By: Seligman, Martin E. P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18385

ISBN: 0743222970

Condition: Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket


Large opent tear to DJ ; 8vo; 321 pages View more info

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PREDICTABLE CRISES OF ADULT LIFE

By: Sheehy, Gail

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18353

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Half title page gone. Small label on front free endpaper; 8vo; 393 pages View more info

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THE WORKS OF THE RIGHT HONORABLE HENRY ST. JOHN, LORD VISCOUNT BOLINGBROKE [THREE OF FIVE VOLUMES ONLY]

By: St. John, Henry (Lord Viscount Bolingbroke)

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Dublin, P. Byrne: 1793

Order Number: 16469

Condition: Very Good


Volumes one, three, and five only. All three show wear to the extremities, spine covers and hinges, the latter of which are fragile in all cases. Occasional foxing and browning. Volume five front board detached but present. Original leather boards. ; Bolingbroke fell out of favor with the kingdom of George I and made an ill-advised exile to France. Eventually he returned which led to his best known writings, A Letter to William Wyndham and Reflections Upon Exile, both of... View more info

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EDGAR CAYCE The Sleeping Prophet

By: Stearn, Jess

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1967

Order Number: 16306

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; Cayce was said to have healing powers as well as that of prophecy; 8vo; 280 pages View more info

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MEN BOOKS AND MOUNTAINS A Collection of Essays

By: Stephen, Leslie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press: 1956

Order Number: 15082

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Slight wear and light chipping to DJ; Author Stephen, known as the father of Virginia Woolf, was a distinguished writer in his own right. Eleven of his best essays are here included; 8vo; 247 pages View more info

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WOMEN IN BETWEEN Female Roles in a Male World: Mount Hagen, New Guinea

By: Strathern, Marilyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Seminar Press: 1972

Order Number: 18350

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ a bit darkened and with light chipping; 8vo; 372 pages View more info

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THE ORTHODOX SIDE The Famous New York Fundamentalist-Modernist Debates

By: Straton, John Roach

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran Company: 1925

Order Number: 19108

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Hinges weakening and closed tears to endpapers; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 256 pages View more info

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THE COMPLETE BOOK OF AUTOGRAPH COLLECTING

By: Sullivan, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1971

Order Number: 10338

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo; 154 pages View more info

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HANNEN SWAFFER'S WHO'S WHO

By: Swaffer, Hannen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.:

Order Number: 18367

Condition: Very Good


Very light occasional foxing. ; Nd [1929]; 8vo; 256 pages View more info

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OUT OF SOUNDINGS

By: Tomlinson, H. M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12007

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to extremities. Spine lettering faded. Previous owner's name in front free endpaper; essays on various topics. stated first edition; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 282 pages View more info

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THE STORY OF EVERYDAY THINGS

By: Train, Arthur

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18389

Condition: Very Good+


Boards and spine sunned. Endpapers a bit darkened; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 428 pages View more info

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THE HOMOSEXUAL MATRIX

By: Tripp, C. A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1975

Order Number: 16720

ISBN: 0070652015

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear with open tear to DJ. Black boards, slightly spotted; 8vo; 314 pages View more info

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FALSE PROFITS The Inside Story of BCCI, the World's Most Corrupt Finacial Empire

By: Truell, Peter; Gurwin, Larry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18357

ISBN: 0395623391

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo View more info

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THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SUCCESSFUL WEITH CONTROL

By: Tyson, Mary Catherine; Tyson, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, Nelson-Hall Company: 1974

Order Number: 18379

ISBN: 0882291033

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Boards and DJ with light rubbing to extremities. ; Correspondence (typed letter) included to the author. INSCRIBED on front free endpaper by the author ; 8vo; 192 pages View more info

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KINDERHEIM STATT KINDERZIMMER Neun Leben Danach

By: Tänzler, Barbara

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Zürich, Helden Verlag Und Shop: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18619

ISBN: 3905748126

Condition: New


Mit Beiträgen von Sergio Devecchi, Karl Diethelm, Christoph Häfeli, Renate Stohler, Thomas Gabriel; 8vo View more info

KINDERHEIM STATT KINDERZIMMER Neun Leben Danach

By: Tänzler, Barbara

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Zürich, Helden Verlag Und Shop: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18620

ISBN: 3905748126

Condition: New


Mit Beiträgen von Sergio Devecchi, Karl Diethelm, Christoph Häfeli, Renate Stohler, Thomas Gabriel; 8vo View more info

TYPED LETTER, SIGNED

By: Waldheim, Kurt

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, 1977

Order Number: 16783

Condition: Very Good+


Light creases from folding in thirds; Letter on United Nations stationery from 13 January 1977, when Waldheim was Secretary-General of the UN. Commendation to Madame Suzanne Forgues upon her retirement from the Secretariat. SIGNED at the bottom by Waldheim, who would go on to become president of Austria and who lied about his service record during WWII in an attempt to hide his knowledge of Nazi atrocities; 8 1/2 X 11 inches; 2 pages View more info

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BEAUTY Illustrated Chiefly by an Analysis and Classification of Beauty in Woman

By: Walker, Alexander

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, J. & H. G. Langley: 1841

Order Number: 19109

Condition: Very Good-


Boards with moderate wear to corners and top spine. First blank page and title page as well as last few pages with quite some foxing. Otherwise light foxing throughout, without affecting text ; Gilt spine lettering. "Edited by an American Physician" ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 390 pages View more info

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AS WE GO

By: Warner, Charles Dudley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1894

Order Number: 16771

Condition: Very Good+


Tiny holes to rear hinge. A stellar copy; A collection of essays covering a wide range of topics from the noted essayist, traveller, and friend of Mark Twain. In fact it was he and not Twain who said, 'Everybody complains about the weather, but no one DOES anything about it.' ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 195 pages View more info