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O Thou Improper, Thou Uncommon Noun: A Bobtailed, Generally Chronological Listing of Proper Names That Have Become Improper and Uncommonly Common, to, Espy, Willard R.
101 Espy, Willard R. O Thou Improper, Thou Uncommon Noun: A Bobtailed, Generally Chronological Listing of Proper Names That Have Become Improper and Uncommonly Common, to
New York Clarkson N. Potter, Inc. 1978 0517535114 / 9780517535110 Second Printing Hardcover Good Good 
New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., 1978. Second printing [1978]. Described on the title pages as "a bobtailed, generally chronological listing of proper names that have become improper and uncommonly common; together with a smattering of proper names commonly used...and certain other diversions". Need we say more? Illustrated in black and white. Blue cloth, 366 pages, printed dustjacket. The book has some light edgewear and edge fading, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages free from names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some very light edgeear and a bit of light soil, no chips or tears. Very clean and sound copy of this unusual English language reference.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Vision Realized: A Story of Sam Houston State University, Estill, Mary S
102 Estill, Mary S Vision Realized: A Story of Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX Sam Houston Press - Sam Houston State University 1970 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Huntsville, TX: Sam Houston Press - Sam Houston State University, 1970. First edition, 1970. Tan glazed cloth printed in red, no dustjacket as issued. Near fine, notation on front free endpaper (probably author, as we bought it from a family member of the author): For Bert and Brother with love, Mary, May 1970. Binding tight, pages clean and otherwise unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Alice's Adventures in Cambridge, Evarts, R. C. Illustrated By E. L. Barron
103 Evarts, R. C. Illustrated By E. L. Barron Alice's Adventures in Cambridge
Cambridge, MA The Harvard Lampoon 1913 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Cambridge, MA: The Harvard Lampoon, 1913. First edition 1913. Externally fair, internally good to very good. Spoof on Alice in Wonderland with silly line drawings based on Tenniel illustrations. Brown illustrated hardcover, 67 pages. Lower third of spine covering chipped away, some other cover wear mainly edge rubbing, good hinges, sound text block, slightly age-yellowed but clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Practical Astonomy: Containing, a Description of the Solar System; The Doctrine of the Sphere; The Principal Problems in Astronomy, Illustrated with Many Examples Together with Astronomical Tables of the Sun, Moon and Primary Planets, Ewing, Alexander.  Revised By John Gummere
104 Ewing, Alexander. Revised By John Gummere Practical Astonomy: Containing, a Description of the Solar System; The Doctrine of the Sphere; The Principal Problems in Astronomy, Illustrated with Many Examples Together with Astronomical Tables of the Sun, Moon and Primary Planets
Burlington, New Jersey David Allinson & Co. 1812 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Burlington, New Jersey: David Allinson & Co., 1812. Worn copy of the 1812 first edition. Includes folding plate and numerous pages of tables. Full sheep leather with dark red spine label, 145 pages. Label inside front cover indicates that it was rebound (probably early 19th century) by T. H. Burnton at M. Robinson's Library. Heavily worn with front cover holding by binder's cords, much chipping to lower corner of frear cover, text block sound, pages heavily age-toned and foxed but legible, folding plate has two short closed tears and numerous extra creases, name of Steuben Taylor on front free endpaper.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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The Classical Reader; a Selection of Lessons in Prose and Verse.  From the Most Esteemed English and American Writers, F. W. P. Greenwood and G. B. Emerson
105 F. W. P. Greenwood and G. B. Emerson The Classical Reader; a Selection of Lessons in Prose and Verse. From the Most Esteemed English and American Writers
Boston Lincoln & Edmands 1826 Hardcover Fair 
Boston: Lincoln & Edmands, 1826. Title page dated 1826. Full calf with dark red spine label, 420 pages. Covers worn and rubbed, binding sound, names or notes on endpapers, pages age-toned with occasional foxing and old dampstaining, especially to the first few pages, fully and readily legible throughout.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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A History of The Class of 1942 - Yale University, Fisher, James Aiken, Editor
106 Fisher, James Aiken, Editor A History of The Class of 1942 - Yale University
New Haven Yale University 1942 Hardcover Good 
New Haven: Yale University, 1942. Yearbook for Yale's Class of 1942. Blue cloth, 599 pages. Some cover wear and light soil, front hinge cracked, text block sound. Endpapers and first and last few leaves foxed, other pages clean and free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Sarah Jane Foster, Teacher of the Freedmen: A Diary and Letters, Foster, Sarah Jane.  Edited By Wayne E. Reilly
107 Foster, Sarah Jane. Edited By Wayne E. Reilly Sarah Jane Foster, Teacher of the Freedmen: A Diary and Letters
Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.A. Univ of Virginia Press 1990 0813913055 / 9780813913056 Paperback Very Good 
Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Univ of Virginia Press, 1990. Published 1990. Softcover, 242 pages. Looks and feels new and unread, minor rubbing to the edges of the front cover, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Harvest of Our Lives. The History of the First Half-Century of the Loomis Institute, Fowles, L. W.
108 Fowles, L. W. The Harvest of Our Lives. The History of the First Half-Century of the Loomis Institute
Windsor, CT The Loomis Institute 1964 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good 
Windsor, CT: The Loomis Institute, 1964. First edition, 1964. Very good in age-darkened dustjacket. Gray cloth, 118 pages, light gray printed dustjacket. The book has a firm binding, very clean pages with no names or other markings, light scattering of foxing to the top edge of the text block. The mylar protected dustjacket has some darkened areas and shelf soil, thin line on rear panel, no chips or tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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109 Frank, Charles Marie The Historical Development of Nursing
Phildadelphia and London W.B. Saunders Company 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
Phildadelphia and London: W.B. Saunders Company, 1953. First edition of this text about nursing and nursing administration through the ages, written from a Catholic perspective, by Sister Frank of Incarnate Word College, San Antonio. Includes much discussion of superstitions and alternative medical processes of earlier ages, such as those of Ancient China and Medieval Europe. Also describes numerous heroes of the health sciences and medical mobilization, particularly during wartime. Illustrated in black and white. Green linen-like cloth with gilt on maroon cover lettering, 400 pages with extensive index. The book is in very good condition with lightly rubbed corners and spine ends, very minimal overall surface rubbing, sound text block, good hignes, age-toned endpapers with name and address atop right corner front free endpaper, less than a handful of pages with underlining, otherwise clean pages with no names or other markings. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Taxes for the Schools.  Financing the Public Schools Volume II, Freeman, Roger A.
110 Freeman, Roger A. Taxes for the Schools. Financing the Public Schools Volume II
Washington, DC The Institute for Social Science Research 1960 First Edition Hardcover Good No 
Washington, DC: The Institute for Social Science Research, 1960. First edition, 1960. An exploration of paying for public education through property taxes. Beige cloth, 441 pages, no dustjacket. Light rubbing to the extremities, very tiny smudge to edge of front cover, firm binding, slightly age-yellowed but clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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First Lessons in Numbers, in the Natural Order.  First, Visible Objects; Second, Concrete Numbers; Third, Abstract Numbers.  French's Mathematical Series, French, John H.
111 French, John H. First Lessons in Numbers, in the Natural Order. First, Visible Objects; Second, Concrete Numbers; Third, Abstract Numbers. French's Mathematical Series
New York Harper & Brothers 1874 Hardcover Fair 
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1874. 1874 guide to elementary arithmetic, illustrated with engravings. Printed hardcover with black leather spine, 120 pages including a manual for teachers at the end. Covers quite worn and rubbed, text block sound with no loosened pages, pages finger-soiled with a few pencil notations, complete and free from any significant chips or tears.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The College Board: Its First Fifty Years, Fuess, Claude M.
112 Fuess, Claude M. The College Board: Its First Fifty Years
New York Columbia University Press 1950 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good 
New York: Columbia University Press, 1950. First edition. The history of the standard college entrance examination and its impact on 20th century American higher education. Brown hardcover, with dustjacket, slight musty odor which may dissipate in time. Light edge rubbing, good hinges, sound text block, very clean pages free from names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some age-toning, mainly to the spine, a few edge chips, little paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Practical Spelling-Book with Reading Lessons., Gallaudet, T. H. and Horace Hooker
113 Gallaudet, T. H. and Horace Hooker The Practical Spelling-Book with Reading Lessons.
Hartford, Connecticut USA Belknap and Hamersley 1840 Hardcover Fair No 
Hartford, Connecticut USA: Belknap and Hamersley , 1840. Published 1840. Blue paper covered boards with brown cloth spine, black cover lettering, 166 pages.The book is in fair condition with minor insect damage to covers, sporadic foxing to the margins only, sound text block, good hinges, name and 1845 date on rear free endpaper, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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History of Westminster College 1852-1977, Gamble, Paul
114 Gamble, Paul History of Westminster College 1852-1977
New Wilmington, Pennsylvania Westminster College 1977 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good No Signed
New Wilmington, Pennsylvania: Westminster College, 1977. 1977 limited edition commemorating the 125th anniversary of the beginning of classes at Westminster in 1852. Signed by the author on a special bookplate. Pictorial boards, 36 pages. Very light shelfwear, good hinges, sound text block, very clean pages free from other names or markings.. Signed by the Author. Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Mon Livre De Petites Histoires, Gay, Agnes Godfrey.  Illustrated By Virginia Wright Garber
115 Gay, Agnes Godfrey. Illustrated By Virginia Wright Garber Mon Livre De Petites Histoires
New York Brentano's 1921 Hardcover Good 
New York: Brentano's, 1921. Published 1921. Introduction in English, text in French, illustrated in black and white. Intended for French language instruction in direct-method classes. Illustrated boards, 138 pages, dual vocabularies at the back. Some cover wear and rubbing, front hinge cracked, pages clean and free from chips, tears, names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Manual of Agriculture, for the School, the Farm and the Fireside, George B. Emerson and Charles L. Flint
116 George B. Emerson and Charles L. Flint Manual of Agriculture, for the School, the Farm and the Fireside
Boston Swan, Brewer & Tileston 1862 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Boston: Swan, Brewer & Tileston, 1862. First edition, 1862. A primer for young farmers to learn basics of the art and science of farming. Gray textured cloth with black leather spine lettered in gilt, 306 pages. Covers rubbed with additional wear to the corners and spine ends, good hinges, firm text block, pages age-toned but generally very clean with a couple of instances of light margin soil, endpapers foxed, bequeathment bookplate to a Congregational Church Society in Prescott, MA (a town now under Quabbin Reservoir), no other names or markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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The American Reader: Containing Extracts Suited to Excite a Love of Science and Literature, to Refine the Taste, and to Improve the Moral Character. Designed for the Use of Schools, George Merriam
117 George Merriam The American Reader: Containing Extracts Suited to Excite a Love of Science and Literature, to Refine the Taste, and to Improve the Moral Character. Designed for the Use of Schools
Boston Peirce & Williams 1828 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Boston: Peirce & Williams, 1828. First edition, 1828. Worn but sound collection of extracts from various publications meant to broaden the understanding of students on various subjects. Full leather with spine label, 276 pages. Covers quite rubbed with some minor old insect damage to the rear joint (about 1" long), spine label starting to lift and one edge, sound binding, pages uniformly foxed and age-toned but clearly legible throughout, name written on front free endpaper, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Toward Humanistic Education: A Curriculum of Affect, Gerald Weinstein and Mario D. Fantini, Editors
118 Gerald Weinstein and Mario D. Fantini, Editors Toward Humanistic Education: A Curriculum of Affect
New York Praeger Publishers 1970 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good 
New York: Praeger Publishers, 1970. First edition. The book describes an open-ended approach to the educational process modeled on teaching based on the student's concerns and feelings rather than on purely cognitive goals. Red cloth, 228 pages, printed dustjacket. Book looks and feels nearly new with almost no wear, good hinges, firm binding, clean pages with names on the front endpapers but no other markings, margin chip to one page, not affecting text. Mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some surface rubbing and edgewear, but little paper loss. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Evolution of the Gas Engine, Gifford, Albert J.
119 Gifford, Albert J. The Evolution of the Gas Engine
Worcester, MA N.P. 1904 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Worcester, MA: N.P., 1904. Title page dated 1904. Typed thesis, letter in blue with occasional hand underlines in red, in a professional binding. Author was co-founder of Leland-Gifford Machine Co.; the Albert J. Gifford Charitable Trust was named after him. We don't know the purpose of this paper, but it was imporatant enough to have been bound in a dark gray cloth binding with maroon cloth spine and gilt lettering, 47 pages. Some light wear and mottling to the maroon cloth on the front, otherwise very good with sound binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Psychology and Critical Thinking : A New Approach to Guidance, Glanz, Edward Coleman and Ernest B. Walston, Editors
120 Glanz, Edward Coleman and Ernest B. Walston, Editors Psychology and Critical Thinking : A New Approach to Guidance
Boston Boston University Press 1956 First Edition Paperback Good 
Boston: Boston University Press , 1956. First edition, 1956. College level career guidance. Salmon pink softcover with black cover lettering, 449 pages. The book is in good condition with a darkened spine background, and rubbed extreme edges, name atop right corner front free endpaper, otherwise clean pages with no other markings. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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