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The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language, Funk & Wagnalls
81 Funk & Wagnalls The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
New York Funk & Wagnalls 1959 Hardcover Very Good 
New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1959. Attractive small format dictionary printed in 1959 bound in saddle brown leatherette lettered and decorated in gilt, gilt top, 6.75" tall. Printed on thin paper and illustrated with engravings, includes thumb tabs. Minimal wear, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The International Cyclopedia of Monograms, Alphabets, Initials, Cyphers, Types, Crests, Coats-of-Arms; Emblems; Badges; Shields; Decorations, G. P. Engelhard & Company
82 G. P. Engelhard & Company The International Cyclopedia of Monograms, Alphabets, Initials, Cyphers, Types, Crests, Coats-of-Arms; Emblems; Badges; Shields; Decorations
Chicago G. P. Engelhard & Company 1910 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Chicago: G. P. Engelhard & Company, 1910. First edition, 1910. Exhaustive reference on monograms, initials and various symbols and decorations. Worn but sound copy in dark olive cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and in blind, 11" tall, 368 pages. Covers heavily rubbed at the extremities, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 275.00 USD
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Carleton's Household Encyclopaedia [Encyclopedia] and Handbook of General Information, G. W. Carleton & Co.
83 G. W. Carleton & Co. Carleton's Household Encyclopaedia [Encyclopedia] and Handbook of General Information
New York G. W. Carleton & Co. 1879 First Edition Hardcover Fair No 
New York: G. W. Carleton & Co., 1879. First edition [1879]. Attractively bound copy but with text block showing some open areas when the book is opened (bottom binder's cord broken) but with no detached pages other than two plates, which are detached but present. Comprehensive reference for household education, including science, literature, the arts, etc., illustrated with engraved plates. Rust colored textured cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and black, 510 pages plus publisher's 1879 catalogue at rear. Light rubbing to the extremities, gilt bright and clear, good hinges, text block damaged as described, plates a little age-darkened, pages clean and free from names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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The Penman's Hand-Book, for Penmen and Students, Embracing a History of Writing, with Fac-simile Illustrations from Ancient Alphabets, Many Complete Alphabets by the Leading Pen Artists...Ornaments By Reister, Feuchere, and Regnier, of Paris..., Gaskell, G. A.
84 Gaskell, G. A. The Penman's Hand-Book, for Penmen and Students, Embracing a History of Writing, with Fac-simile Illustrations from Ancient Alphabets, Many Complete Alphabets by the Leading Pen Artists...Ornaments By Reister, Feuchere, and Regnier, of Paris...
New York Published By the Author, G. A. Gaskell 1883 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
New York: Published By the Author, G. A. Gaskell, 1883. First edition, 1883. Comprehensive reference on Victorian era decorative handwriting and flourishes. Worn copy in green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and black, about 11" tall, 257 pages plus publisher's ad. Covers heavily rubbed at the extremities, spine chipped and torn but spine title intact, good hinges, sound but not firm text block, slightly age-yellowed but clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 345.00 USD
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85 German Almanac Germania Kalender 1894
Wilwaukee, Wisconsin Geo. Brumder 1893 Hardcover Good 
Wilwaukee, Wisconsin: Geo. Brumder, 1893. In German. Hardcover almanac and more geared for German immigrants to the Northern Plains states. Includes almanac pages, articles of interest, amusements, lovely color lithographed frontis, other full page illustrations in sepia and white, some smaller engravings. Also includes illustrated advertisements. Victorian decorated binding in red cloth with lettering and decoration in black, 310 pages. Edges rubbed, mainly at the corners and spine ends, light surface soil to the covers, rear hinge very lightly cracked (cosmetic rather than structural), text block sound, pages age-browned but clean, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Der Kleine Brockhaus.  Handbuch Des Wissens in Einem Band, German Dictionary
86 German Dictionary Der Kleine Brockhaus. Handbuch Des Wissens in Einem Band
Leipzig F. A. Brockhaus 1925 Hardcover Good 
Leipzig: F. A. Brockhaus, 1925. German language dictionary from 1925, illustrated throughout with small engravings as well as a few small tipped on color illustrations, color maps, other color plates. Striped hardcover with linen-like cloth spine and corners, 803 pages. Covers a bit soiled and with some edgewear, good hinges, sound text block, foxed endpapers, clean pages with a small dampstain to the outer margins of the last few pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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87 German Periodical Illustriertes Universum-Jahrbuch 1911
Leipzig, Germany Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun. 1911 Hardcover Fair 
Leipzig, Germany: Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun., 1911. In German. Bound volume of this illustrated periodical [1911] featuring art, literature, science, industry, etc. Hefty volume, 29 cm tall, tan cloth lettered in gilt and black, additional decoration in black, marbled edges, 630 pages. Covers lightly rubbed at the edges, some light surface soil, good hinges, text block a little shaken with a few pages detached but present and chipped around the edges, some minor light foxing to preliminary blank and title page, pages otherwise lightly age-toned but clean and unmarked.. Hard Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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88 German Periodical Illustriertes Universum-Jahrbuch 1912
Leipzig, Germany Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun. 1912 Hardcover Good 
Leipzig, Germany: Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun., 1912. In German. Bound volume of this illustrated periodical [1912] featuring art, literature, science, industry, etc. Also includes news of the sinking of the Titanic. Hefty volume, 29 cm tall, blue cloth lettered in gilt and white, additional decoration in light blue, marbled edges, 616 pages. Covers lightly rubbed at the edges, some surface soil, spine faded, good hinges (front hinge very lightly cracked at the preliminary blank), text block a little shaken with one page detached but present and chipped around the edges, some minor light foxing to preliminary blank and title page, name on front free endpaper, pages otherwise lightly age-toned but clean and unmarked.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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89 German Periodical Illustriertes Universum-Jahrbuch 1914
Leipzig, Germany Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun. 1914 Hardcover Good 
Leipzig, Germany: Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun., 1914. In German. Bound volume of this illustrated periodical [1914] featuring art, literature, science, industry, etc. Hefty volume, 29 cm tall, blue cloth lettered in gilt and white, additional decoration in light blue, marbled edges, 616 pages. Covers lightly rubbed at the edges, some light surface soil, spine faded, good hinges, sound text block, some minor light foxing to preliminary blank and title page, name on front free endpaper, pages otherwise lightly age-toned but clean and unmarked.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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90 German Periodical Reclams Universum: Illustrierte Wochenschrift. Dreitzigster [30] Jahrgang - Erster [1] Halbband
Leipzig, Germany Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun. 1914 Hardcover Good 
Leipzig, Germany: Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun., 1914. In German. Bound volume of this illustrated weekly magazine [1914] featuring art, literature, science, industry, etc. Hefty volume, 29 cm tall, blue cloth lettered in gilt and white, additional decoration in light blue, marbled edges, 638 pages. Covers lightly rubbed at the edges, spine faded, some light surface soil, good hinges, text block a little shaken but generally sound but with some separation between gatherings (no pages loosened or detached), minor foxing to preliminary blank and title page, pages otherwise lightly age-toned but clean and unmarked.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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91 German Periodical Reclams Universum: Illustrierte Wochenschrift. Dreiundzwanzigster [23] Jahrgang - Erster [1] Halbband
Leipzig, Germany Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun. 1907 Hardcover Good 
Leipzig, Germany: Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun., 1907. In German. Bound volume [1907] of this illustrated weekly magazine featuring art, literature, science, industry, etc. Hefty volume, 29 cm tall, blue cloth lettered in gilt with an Art Nouveau design in light blue, tan and gilt, marbled edges, 624 pages. Covers heavily rubbed at the edges and especially along the joints, good hinges, sound text block, age-toned but clean pages with a rubber stamp mark on the preliminary blank, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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92 German Periodical Reclams Universum: Illustrierte Wochenschrift. Einunddreitzigster [31] Jahrgang - Erster [1] Halbband
Leipzig, Germany Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun. 1915 Hardcover Good 
Leipzig, Germany: Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun., 1915. In German. Bound volume of this illustrated weekly magazine [1915] featuring art, literature, science, industry, etc. Hefty volume, 29 cm tall, blue cloth lettered in gilt and white, additional decoration in light blue, marbled edges, 524 pages. Covers lightly rubbed at the edges, spine faded, some light surface soil, good hinges, text block a little shaken but generally sound but with some separation between gatherings (no pages loosened or detached), minor foxing to preliminary blank and title page, pages otherwise lightly age-toned but clean and unmarked.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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93 German Periodical Reclams Universum: Illustrierte Wochenschrift. Gechsundzwanzigster [26] Jahrgang - Zweiter [2] Halbband
Leipzig, Germany Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun. 1910 Hardcover Fair 
Leipzig, Germany: Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun., 1910. In German. Bound volume of this illustrated weekly magazine [1910] featuring art, literature, science, industry, etc. Hefty volume, 29 cm tall, blue cloth lettered in gilt with an Art Nouveau design in light blue, tan and gilt, marbled edges, 624 pages. Covers heavily rubbed at the edges, spine covering detached but present, hinges good, text block somewhat shaken with four two-leaf sections detached but present and chipped around the edges, rubber stamp mark on preliminary blank, pages otherwise age-toned but clean.. Hard Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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94 German Periodical Reclams Universum: Illustrierte Wochenschrift. Neunundzwanzigster [29] Jahrgang - Erster [1] Halbband
Leipzig, Germany Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun. 1913 Hardcover Good 
Leipzig, Germany: Druck Und Verlag Von Philipp Reclam Jun., 1913. In German. Bound volume of this illustrated weekly magazine [1913] featuring art, literature, science, industry, etc. Hefty volume, 29 cm tall, blue cloth lettered in gilt and white, additional decoration in light blue, marbled edges, 638 pages. Covers lightly rubbed at the edges, spine faded, good hinges, text block generally sound but with some separation between gatherings (no pages loosened or detached), minor foxing to preliminary blank, pages otherwise lightly age-toned but clean and unmarked.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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95 Goebel, Zane Language, Migration, and Identity: Neighborhood Talk in Indonesia
U.S.A. Cambridge University Press 2010 0521519918 / 9780521519915 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
U.S.A.: Cambridge University Press, 2010. First edition, first printing. Hardcover in fine condition, new and unused, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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A Basic Formal Hand, Goines, David Lance
96 Goines, David Lance A Basic Formal Hand
Berkeley CA Saint Hieronymous Press 1976 0913718130 / 9780913718131 Paperback Very Good 
Berkeley CA : Saint Hieronymous Press, 1976. Third edition, 1976. Tall softcover, about 15" x 10". Near fine condition with firm binding, very clean pages, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Illustrated Introduction to Latin Epigraphy, Gordon, Arthur Ernest
97 Gordon, Arthur Ernest Illustrated Introduction to Latin Epigraphy
U.S.A. University of California Press 1983 0520038983 / 9780520038981 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: University of California Press, 1983. First edition, first printing. Includes 100 Latin inscriptions in chronological order from 6 B.C. to 525 A.D., illustrated with photographs. Light gray cloth with dustjacket. The book is very good to near fine with firm binding, very clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some light rubbing to the top edge of the front panel, no chips or tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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The Alphabet: Fifteen Interpretive Designs, Goudy, Frederic W.
98 Goudy, Frederic W. The Alphabet: Fifteen Interpretive Designs
New York Mitchell Kennerley 1922 Hardcover Good No 
New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1922. Second edition, 1922. Externally worn, internally good to very good. Black cloth with decorative gilt design, 13" tall. Covers rubbed with some spotting to the lower corner of the front cover, good hinges, sound text block, pages quite age-yellowed but clean, bookplate and signature of William Porter Downey on front pastedown, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Good/No. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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Language and Languages : An Introduction to Linguistics, Graff, Willem L.
99 Graff, Willem L. Language and Languages : An Introduction to Linguistics
New York D. Appleton & Company 1932 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1932. First edition [1932]. Dark blue cloth, 487 pages. Some cover wear, mainly rubbing to the corners and spine ends, rear hinge internally cracked but secure, text block sound, clean pages free from names or other markings. White numbers on lower spine but no internal library markings. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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An American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year 1830.  Volume I, Gray and Bowen
100 Gray and Bowen An American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year 1830. Volume I
Boston and New York Gray and Bowen; G. & C. & H. Carvill 1829 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Boston and New York: Gray and Bowen; G. & C. & H. Carvill, 1829. Volume I - for the year 1830. Very worn, with front cover and title page detached. Three quarter brown leather over marbled boards, 308 pages. Spine heavily chipped, covers worn and chipped around the edges, armorial bookplate of Henry D. Gilpin on the front pastedown, front free endpaper absend, text block generally sound with no loosened pages other than the title page, contents age-toned with dampstaining to the last several pages, numbers stamped at top of contents page, initial "D" on title page.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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