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Wake Up and Garden!  The Complete Month-by-Month Gardener's Manual, Cross, Ruth
161 Cross, Ruth Wake Up and Garden! The Complete Month-by-Month Gardener's Manual
New York Prentice- Hall, Inc. 1942 First Edition Hardcover Good No 
New York: Prentice- Hall, Inc., 1942. First edition. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams in black and white. Green cloth, 326 pages, no dustjacket. Extremities rubbed, spine a little age-darkened, minor fray starting at spine head, good hinges, sound text block, unevenly age-darkened endpapers, name and address on front free endpaper, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Culpeper's English Physician; and Complete Herbal. Two Volumes in One, Culpeper, Nicholas; Sibly, E.
162 Culpeper, Nicholas; Sibly, E. Culpeper's English Physician; and Complete Herbal. Two Volumes in One
London Printed for the Author, Sold at British Directory Office and By Champante and Whitrow 1798 Hardcover Fair 
London: Printed for the Author, Sold at British Directory Office and By Champante and Whitrow, 1798. Undated [ca1798]. Very worn copy, with both covers detached, with one plate absent and one badly damaged. Old worn leather with dark red spine label, two volumes bound as one. Other than detached covers, the text block is sound, page age-toned with considerable dampstaining to the first few several pages but most of the herbal plates in very good condition. The anatomical plate of the woman is nearly completely torn out, the child-birth plate is absent, some damage to the inner margins of the plate showing the child delivery process. Pages age-toned throughout with some finger soil to margins, minor residue of red sealing wax inside both covers.. Hard Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 
Price: 295.00 USD
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How to Be Happy.  An Admonitory Essay, for General and Family Perusal, on Regimen, Expediency, & Mental Government.  The Laws of Life, Health and Happiness Rendered Clear to the Humbles Intelligence, Culverwell, Robert James
163 Culverwell, Robert James How to Be Happy. An Admonitory Essay, for General and Family Perusal, on Regimen, Expediency, & Mental Government. The Laws of Life, Health and Happiness Rendered Clear to the Humbles Intelligence
London Reynell and Wright 1847 Paperback Good 
London: Reynell and Wright, 1847. Published 1847. Nineteenth century life advice from a medical doctor and member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Green cloth softcover, all edges gilt, 300 pages plus publisher's ads. Some edgewear and spotting to the covers, spot to inside front cover and front free endpaper, pages otherwise quite clean with no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Catalogue of Musci and Hebaticae of North America, North of Mexico, Cummings, Clara E.
164 Cummings, Clara E. Catalogue of Musci and Hebaticae of North America, North of Mexico
Natick, Massachusetts Howard & Stiles 1885 Paperback Good Signed
Natick, Massachusetts: Howard & Stiles, 1885. 1885 catalogue of various species of mushrooms and other fungi in the United States and Canada. Inscribed "With the compliments of the author" at the top of the title page. Gray softcover printed in black, 24 pages. Some light edgewear to the covers as well as some surface soil, internally near fine with no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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Collector's Luck: Giant Steps into Prehistory, Cusack, Betty Bugbee
165 Cusack, Betty Bugbee Collector's Luck: Giant Steps into Prehistory
Stoneham, Massachusetts USA G.R. Barnstead Printing Company, Inc. 1968 Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Stoneham, Massachusetts USA: G.R. Barnstead Printing Company, Inc., 1968. Limited edition, 1968. Generously illustrated in black and white. Golden brown cloth with brown cover lettering and illustration, 213 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with gently rubbed corners and spine ends, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition with foxed spine, light overall surface soil mostly apparent due to its white background. . Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Only Child : A Guide for Parents and Only Children of All Ages, Cutts, Norma E. And Nicholas Moseley
166 Cutts, Norma E. And Nicholas Moseley The Only Child : A Guide for Parents and Only Children of All Ages
New York G.P. Putnam Sons 1954 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: G.P. Putnam Sons, 1954. First edition, 1954. Blue cloth, 245 pages with index, printed dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with very gently rubbed spine ends and corners, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is in very good condition with some edgewear including rubbed and creased spine ends and corners.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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John Deere Tractors Worldwide: A Century of Progress 1893-1993, D Macmillan
167 D Macmillan John Deere Tractors Worldwide: A Century of Progress 1893-1993
St. Joseph, MI American Society of Agricultural Engineers 1995 0929355555 / 9780929355559 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Signed
St. Joseph, MI: American Society of Agricultural Engineers, 1995. First edition, first printing, 1995, with a non-personalized inscription signed by the author and dated 1995. Additional note in different writing below with "Gas Engine Tour of Europe 1995". Brown cloth with illustrated dustjacket. Fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, no other names or markings, dustjacket also fine and in mylar protector.. Inscribed by The Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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An Address to Farmers on the Following Interesting Subjects: ... To Which is Added an Appendix , Containing the Most Approved Methods for the Management and Improvement of Tillage, Mowing and Pasture Lands; and for the Practice of the Art of Husbandry..., Dabney, John
168 Dabney, John An Address to Farmers on the Following Interesting Subjects: ... To Which is Added an Appendix , Containing the Most Approved Methods for the Management and Improvement of Tillage, Mowing and Pasture Lands; and for the Practice of the Art of Husbandry...
Salem [Massachusetts] John Dabney 1796 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Salem [Massachusetts]: John Dabney, 1796. First edition, 1796. Scarce. Advice for late 18th century farmers on a variety of subject including: the character of a farmer, importance of manure, labor, exchanging work, nurseries, orchards, cyder, keeping a day-book, contracting debts, clothing and diet, engaging in lawsuits, good neighbourhood, and education. The appendix is an alphabetical collection of advice on a wide variety of practical farming subjects. 20th century tan leather binding in smooth calf with gilt spine lettering, renewed endpapers, 6.5" tall, 64 pages plus errata page. Covers very good with little wear, text block sound, lower and outer margins trimmed quite closely but without loss of text, page age-toned throughout with some slightly darker dampstaining to the upper corner throughout, text readily legible, name of Prosper Rudd on title page, no other markings. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 1250.00 USD
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169 Dahl, Georg De Snabba Vingarna: En Berattelse om Hokar
Stockholm, Sweden Natur Och Kultur 1929 Hardcover Very Good No 
Stockholm, Sweden: Natur Och Kultur, 1929. Hardcover copy of a softcover edition, with the original covers bound in. In Swedish. Published 1929. Decorative hardcover with gilt bird of prey on front cover, green cloth spine, gilt-lettered dark green spine label, 181 pages. Some age-toning and rubbing to the batik-style covers, good hinges, firm text block, very clean pages free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A Manual of Botany, Adapted to the Productions of the Southern States.  In Two Parts: Part I - Vegetable Anatomy and Physiology.  Part II - Descriptive Botany. Arranged on the Natural System, Preceded By an Analysis, Darby, John
170 Darby, John A Manual of Botany, Adapted to the Productions of the Southern States. In Two Parts: Part I - Vegetable Anatomy and Physiology. Part II - Descriptive Botany. Arranged on the Natural System, Preceded By an Analysis
Macon, Georgia USA Benjamin F. Griffin 1841 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Macon, Georgia USA: Benjamin F. Griffin, 1841. First edition [1841]. Heavily worn copy in publisher's original printed covers with dark green leather spine. Contains both parts, illustrated with engravings. Covers heavily rubbed, rear cover effectively detached, front joint weak, spine chipped with title legible but heavily scuffed, text block sound, a handful of unobtrusive pencil notes in the margins, about two inch square ink stain to top of one leaf (text still legible), pages otherwise clean with some light occasional foxing, names on endpapers and handwritten biography of the author on front free endpaper.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 445.00 USD
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The Descent of Man; and Selection in Relation to Sex.  World's Famous Books Series, Darwin, Charles
171 Darwin, Charles The Descent of Man; and Selection in Relation to Sex. World's Famous Books Series
New York Merrill and Baker 1900 Hardcover Fair No 
New York: Merrill and Baker, 1900. Undated, ca. 1900. World's Famous Books series. Worn but attractive copy in pine green cloth with spine lettering and decoration in gilt, top edge gilt. Covers rubbed at the edges with minor fraying to the corners of the spine ends, gilt bright and clear, upper corner of front cover spotted, text block sound with no loosened pages, front hinge internally cracked but secure, name and address on front pastedown, very faint old transparent stain to the upper corner of the preliminary blank, pages clean and unmarked.. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection. Two Volumes in One, Darwin, Charles (1809-1822)
172 Darwin, Charles (1809-1822) The Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection. Two Volumes in One
New York D. Appleton & Co. 1895 Hardcover Very Good 
New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1895. 1895 edition, two volumes in one. Very well kept copy in rust colored cloth with gilt spine lettering, cover decoration in black, 365 + 339 pages plus publisher's advertisements. Very light rubbing to corners ans spine ends, 3mm closed tear to spine head without loss, spine unfaded, good hinges, sound text block, pages slightly age-toned but clean, name of W.E. Johnson '95 on front free endpaper and half-title to second volume, plain personal bookplate of same name on front pastedown, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 245.00 USD
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Methods in the Art of Taxidermy.  Subscription Edition, Davie, Oliver.  Illustrated By Theodore Jasper
173 Davie, Oliver. Illustrated By Theodore Jasper Methods in the Art of Taxidermy. Subscription Edition
Columbus, Ohio Hann & Adair 1894 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Columbus, Ohio: Hann & Adair, 1894. Externally worn but sound first edition [1894] of this comprehensive text on taxidermy, illustrated with ninety highly detailed full-page engravings, photographs of actual work by American taxidermists and hundreds of other figures and diagrams throughout the text. Greenish gray cloth over beveled boards lettered and decorated in gilt, patterned endpapers, 150 pages of text plus 90 plates with explanatory pages opposite, plus thirteen-page index. Covers rubbed, mainly at the extremities, some light cover spotting, especially along the slightly darkened spine, good hinges, sound text block, text pages age-toned but clean, personal library blindstamp of Fred W. Carlson on front free endpaper, half-title and unprinted area of title page, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Newer and Better Organic Gardening, Davis, Burke. Illustrated By Honi Werner.
174 Davis, Burke. Illustrated By Honi Werner. Newer and Better Organic Gardening
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1976 0399205101 / 9780399205101 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1976. First edition, 1976. Green cloth with floral blindstamp border, black spine lettering, ninety-five pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition, with hardly any discernible edgewear, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Hearing and Deafness : A Guide for Laymen, Davis, Hallowell
175 Davis, Hallowell Hearing and Deafness : A Guide for Laymen
New York Murray Hill Books, Inc. 1947 First Edition Hardcover Good 
New York: Murray Hill Books, Inc., 1947. First edition [1947]. A practical introduction to dealing with hearing loss or impairment. Includes sections on the anatomy and physiology of the ear; medical aspects of hearing loss; surgical treatments; hearing aids; speech reading; auditory training; military aural rehabilitation; hearing impaired children; the psychology of the hearing impaired adult; organizations and employment for the hearing impaired, etc. Illustrated in black and white. Gray cloth, 496 pages. Some cover wear, mainly rubbing to the corners and spine ends, rear hinge internally cracked but secure, text block sound, pages clean with a name on the front free endpaper but no other markings. Internally very good.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Bouleversements Climatiques [Climactic Upheavals] Leurs Cycles Reveles De l'Atlantide Au 21e Siecle, De Châtillon, Pierre
176 De Châtillon, Pierre Bouleversements Climatiques [Climactic Upheavals] Leurs Cycles Reveles De l'Atlantide Au 21e Siecle
Quebec, Canada Nenki 2006 2923386035 / 9782923386034 First Edition Paperback Fine Signed
Quebec, Canada: Nenki, 2006. Softcover, 268 pages, possibly author signed. Includes publisher's original bookmark for this title. As new condition, notation in French inside front cover signed Pierre, most likely by the author, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Chirotherapy: A Text on Joint Movements, De Hesse
177 De Hesse Chirotherapy: A Text on Joint Movements
Mokelumne Hill, California Health Research 1974 Paperback Fair 
Mokelumne Hill, California: Health Research, 1974. Inexpensively produced 1974 reprint of the 1946 original. Softcover with stapled binding. Covers unevenly age-darkened and lightly soiled, binding sound, pages clean and unmarked.. Soft Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Direct Energy Conversion: Fundamentals of Electric Power Production, Decher, Reiner
178 Decher, Reiner Direct Energy Conversion: Fundamentals of Electric Power Production
New York Oxford University Press 1997 0195095723 / 9780195095722 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Signed
New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. First edition, first printing [1997], with personalized inscription signed by the author in first name only. Scholarly work on power generation. Glazed pictorial hardcover with no dustjacket as issued. About fine condition, firm binding, no other markings.. Inscribed by The Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 185.00 USD
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Energy Conversion: Systems, Flow Physics and Engineering, Decher, Reiner
179 Decher, Reiner Energy Conversion: Systems, Flow Physics and Engineering
New York Oxford Univ Press 1994 0195079590 / 9780195079593 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
New York: Oxford Univ Press, 1994. First edition, first printing [1994]. Glazed pictorial hardcover with no dustjacket, as issued. Minimal cover rubbing, very minor surface scratch to top edge of front cover, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 165.00 USD
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Human Life : Some Moral Issues, Dedek, John F.
180 Dedek, John F. Human Life : Some Moral Issues
New York Sheed & Ward 1972 0836211006 / 9780836211009 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Sheed & Ward, 1972. First edition, 1972. Examines traditional church teaching on abortion, genetic manipulation, euthanasia and the morality of war, and shows how these issues have evolved through the centuries. Orange linen-like cloth with canary yellow cover decoration, 180 pages, includes dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with a gently rubbed spine foot, sound text block, good hinges, clean and unread looking pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition with a darkened spine and lightly rubbed spine ends, little to no paper loss. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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