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1 Abbott, John S. C. The Mother at Home; or The Principles of Maternal Duty, Familiarly Illustrated
Boston Crocker & Brewster 1833 Early Printing Hardcover Good No Signed
Boston: Crocker & Brewster, 1833. Published 1833. Popular early nineteenth century guide to child-rearing. Brown muslin with red and gilt spine label, 164 pages. Inscribed on the front free endpaper: Miss Green from her affectionate friend John S. C. Abbott. Covers quite worn and rubbed, cloth split at the joints, good hinges, sound text block, pages clean with some very light occasional foxing, no other names or markings. Sections include Responsibility; Maternal Authority; The Mother's Difficulties; Faults and Errors; Religious Instruction; and Results. . Inscribed by The Author. Early Printing. Hard Cover. Good/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Machines as the Measure of Men: Science, Technology, and Ideologies of Western Dominance, Adas M
2 Adas M Machines as the Measure of Men: Science, Technology, and Ideologies of Western Dominance
U.S.A. Cornell University Press 1989 0801423031 / 9780801423031 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: Cornell University Press, 1989. First edition, 1989. Orange cloth with dustjacket. Looks new and unread, tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings, dustjacket in mylar protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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The Journal of American History.  Volume V [5], Number 4, Allaban, Frank
3 Allaban, Frank The Journal of American History. Volume V [5], Number 4
New York Frank Allaben Genealogical Company 1911 First Edition Paperback Fair 
New York: Frank Allaben Genealogical Company, 1911. First edition, 1911. Very worn copy, red softcover with Seymour family crest mounted on front cover, illustrated throughout. Includes: The Winning of Oregon; The Battle of Fort Griswold; The Conspiracy of Aaron Burr; An Echo from the Civil War; more; and information about various genealogical foundations. Covers detached and worn, spine covering heavily chipped, pages clean with one quite foxed, edgewear, shallow crease and a bit of age-toning to Seymour arms on front cover.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Hazeltine's Pocket-Book Almanac for 1882. Fourth Series, Almanac. Miniature Book. Advertising
4 Almanac. Miniature Book. Advertising Hazeltine's Pocket-Book Almanac for 1882. Fourth Series
Warren, PA E. T. Hazeltine 1882 Paperback Good 
Warren, PA: E. T. Hazeltine, 1882. Miniature almanac for 1882, just under 2" tall. Colorful softcover, about 20 pages, includes advertising for Piso's cures. Light wear, corner crease to rear cover, pages clean and unmarked.. Soft Cover. Good. Miniature. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Amara, M.; Mar'i, Abd Al-Rahman Language Education Policy: The Arab Minority in Israel (Language Policy)
U.S.A. Springer Publishing Company, Inc. 2002 1402005857 / 9781402005855 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
U.S.A.: Springer Publishing Company, Inc., 2002. 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: 165.00 USD
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The Art of Pleasing; or the American Lady and Gentleman's Book of Etiquette.  Compiled from the Latest and Best Authorities, American Etiquette Guide
6 American Etiquette Guide The Art of Pleasing; or the American Lady and Gentleman's Book of Etiquette. Compiled from the Latest and Best Authorities
Cincinnati, Ohio H. M. Rulison 1853 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Cincinnati, Ohio: H. M. Rulison, 1853. First edition (1853, copyright 1852) of this scarce mid nineteenth century American book on etiquette for ladies and gentlemen, including politeness and pleasing; dress; dignity; breeding; introductions; visits; conversation; dinner table etiquette; parties, balls and soirees; moral character, etc. Brown cloth lettered in gilt and decorated in gilt and blind, five inches tall, all edges gilt, yellow endpapers with publisher's ads, 64 pages. Very light external wear, good hinges, sound text block, some old and persistent blue pencil scribbles on front endpapers, pages clean with a scattering of light foxing, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 24mo - 5" - 5" Tall. First Edition. 
Price: 875.00 USD
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Australian Literature to 1900: A Guide to Information Sources, Andrews, B. G.;Wilde, W.H.
7 Andrews, B. G.;Wilde, W.H. Australian Literature to 1900: A Guide to Information Sources
Detroit, Michigan Gale Research Co 1980 0810312158 / 9780810312159 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research Co, 1980. First edition [1980]. Printed cloth, 472 pages. Near fine with very light edgewear, firm binding, pages clean and unmarked. Volume 22 of American Literature, English Literature and World Literatures in English Information Guide Series.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The American Code of Manners: A Study of the Usages, Laws and Observances Which Govern Intercourse in the Best Social Circles, and of the Principles Which Underlie Them, Andrews, Wesley R.
8 Andrews, Wesley R. The American Code of Manners: A Study of the Usages, Laws and Observances Which Govern Intercourse in the Best Social Circles, and of the Principles Which Underlie Them
New York W. R. Andrews 1880 Hardcover Fair 
New York: W. R. Andrews, 1880. Worn but attractive book [1880] in decorative Victorian binding. A compendium of social rules, customs and behaviors expected in American society in the late 19th century. Dark green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and black, 403 pages plus publisher's ad. Covers lightly rubbed with additional rubbing and light fraying to the corners and spine ends, hinges internally repaired, text block sound, blanks at front and rear spotted, pages lightly age-yellowed but clean with occasional light finger soil to the margins, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 24mo - 5" - 5" Tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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A Guide to Good Manners: Containing Hints on Etiquette, Business, Morals, Dress, Friendship, Weddings, Balls, Dinners, Parties, Compliments and Letter Writing, Anonymous
9 Anonymous A Guide to Good Manners: Containing Hints on Etiquette, Business, Morals, Dress, Friendship, Weddings, Balls, Dinners, Parties, Compliments and Letter Writing
Springfield, MA John M. Wood 1847 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Springfield, MA: John M. Wood, 1847. Title page dated 1847, cover dated 1848. Worn. Guide to mid 19th century behavior in a wide range of social situations. Printed tan hardcover, 4.5" tall, frontis engraving, 128 pages. Covers very worn and spitted with considerable chipping to the spine, binding no longer firm but all pages attached, pages a little foxed and age-toned but clean, no names or other markings. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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10 Arnetha F. Ball; Sarah Warshauer Freedman Bakhtinian Perspectives on Language, Literacy, and Learning (Learning in Doing: Social, Cognitive and Computational Perspectives)
U.S.A. Cambridge University Press 2004 0521537886 / 9780521537889 First Edition Paperback Fine 
U.S.A.: Cambridge University Press, 2004. First edition, first printing. Softcover in fine condition, new and unused, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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11 Aron Pressman, Editor Speak Russian: Play Learn a Lingo
New York Roger Stephens Publisher, Inc. 1945 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
New York: Roger Stephens Publisher, Inc., 1945. First edition, 1945. One in a series of language instruction guides set up as a game, with 16 pages of punch-out little cards with pictures and words in Russian and English, with pronunciation, arranged thirty per page, or a total of 480 words. Includes separate cards with a complete vocabulary, game rules and suggestions for a Learn a Lingo party. Softcover with black cloth spine, some external wear but contents intact and unused.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Atta, Dale Van; Van Atta, Dale Trust Betrayed: Inside the AARP
Washington, D.C. Gateway Books 1998 0895264854 / 9780895264855 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fine 
Washington, D.C.: Gateway Books, 1998. First edition, first printing, 1998. Black hardcover with gilt spine lettering, 208 pages with index, color dustjacket. The book is in near fine condition, looks and feels about new, with sound text block, good hinges, name atop right corner of front free endpaper, otherwise clean pages with no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is in fine condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Balduinus, B. [Benedictus]. With Julius Nigronus De Calceo Antiquo, et Jul. Nigronus De Caliga Veterum. Accesserunt Ex Q. Sept. Fl. Tertulliani, C. Salmas I and Alb. Ruben I, Sereptis Plurima Ejusdem Argumenti
Lipsiae Joh. Georg. Loewium 1733 Hardcover Good 
Lipsiae: Joh. Georg. Loewium, 1733. In Latin. Well-illustrated and comprehensive history of footwear, with 28 engraved plates (including the engraved title), seven of which are folding. Includes two titles in one binding, the second also dated 1733, its own title page and separate pagination. Eighteenth century binding with marbled boards, [1], [8], 330, [40]; 210, [25] pages, 14 cm tall. Covers worn and chipped at the extremities, spine painted a rude metallic gold, vertical split to spine covering with an old repair evident, text block sound, pages lightly age-toned but very clean, text and plates both very good, name and 1904 date on front free endpaper. . Hard Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 1250.00 USD
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14 Ballou, Maturin M. Edge-tools of Speech
Boston Houghton, Mifflin and Company 1895 Hardcover Very Good 
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1895. Fifth edition, 1895. Exceptionally clean copy in an attractive Victorian cloth binding. Collection of popular quotations arranged by subject, from Ability to Zeal. Bright green cloth lettered and decorated in black and gilt, all edges gilt, 579 pages. Light edgewear, mainly some light fraying to the spine head, good hinges, sound text block, very clean pages with a name on the preliminary blank, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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Life in the Backwoods of New Brunswick, Beavan, Frances
15 Beavan, Frances Life in the Backwoods of New Brunswick
St. Steven, NB, Canada Print'n Press Ltd. for Print'n Press Publications 1980 0920732208 / 9780920732205 Paperback Very Good 
St. Steven, NB, Canada: Print'n Press Ltd. for Print'n Press Publications, 1980. Good quality 1980 reprint of the 1845 edition. Softcover with minimal edgewear, binding firm, pages clean with no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The History of New Hampshire. Volume I, Belknap, Jeremy
16 Belknap, Jeremy The History of New Hampshire. Volume I
Bowie, MD, U.S.A. Heritage Books 1992 1556135831 / 9781556135835 Hardcover Good 
Bowie, MD, U.S.A.: Heritage Books, 1992. Volume I. High quality 1992 facimile reprint of 1831 edition, Heritage Classic series. Softcover with considerable neat highlighting and underlining, previous owner embossed stamp at upper corner of frontis, otherwise very good with firm binding, clean pages.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Walker's Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor of the English Language, Bellows Falls, Vermont
17 Bellows Falls, Vermont Walker's Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor of the English Language
Bellows Falls, Vermont Blake, Cutler & Co. 1824 Hardcover Fair 
Bellows Falls, Vermont: Blake, Cutler & Co., 1824. Published 1824. Full sheep leather, deep red spine label, 423 pages. Covers heavily rubbed, very old leather patch to rear corner, spine label rubbed, joints good, hinges cracked, front free endpaper absent, minor chips to outer edge of title page, names on front and rear endpapers, pages generally clean with occasional light foxing.. Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Latin Palaeography: Antiquity and the Middle Ages, Bischoff, Bernhard
18 Bischoff, Bernhard Latin Palaeography: Antiquity and the Middle Ages
New York Cambridge University Press 1990 0521367263 / 9780521367264 Paperback Very Good 
New York: Cambridge University Press, 1990. Softcover with minimal wear, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10,000 Vital Records of Central New York, 1813-1850, Bowman, Fred Q.
19 Bowman, Fred Q. 10,000 Vital Records of Central New York, 1813-1850
U.S.A. Genealogical Publishing Company 1986 0806311495 / 9780806311494 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
U.S.A.: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1986. First edition, 1986. Green cloth with gilt lettering. Near fine condition with a name stamp and address label on the front endpapers, book looks and feels never read, firm binding, clean pages, no other names or markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Braine, George Non-native Educators in English Language Teaching
U.S.A. Routledge 1999 080583205X / 9780805832051 First Edition Paperback Fine 
U.S.A.: Routledge, 1999. First edition, first printing. Softcover in fine condition, new and unused, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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