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The Leisure Hour 1870. A Family Journal of Instruction and Recreation

By: Bound Periodicals. The Leisure Hour

Price: $52.00

Publisher: London, N.P.: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038093

Condition: Very Good


London: N.P., 1870. Bound volume of weekly issues for 1870. Includes news and events, fiction, non-fiction articles, many illustrations including color plates, engravings throughout. Attractively bound in three quarter smooth black leather over marbled boards, red and gilt spine label, slightly raised and gilt decorated spine bands, about 11 inches tall, 844 pages plus an additional Christmastide section of 64 pages with Christmas themed stories for children bound in at the back. Very light rubbing to extremities, good joints and hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings... View more info

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The Leisure Hour 1868. A Family Journal of Instruction and Recreation

By: Bound Periodicals. The Leisure Hour

Price: $42.00

Publisher: London, N.P.: 1868

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038092

Condition: Good


London: N.P., 1868. Bound volume of weekly issues for 1868. Worn but sound. Includes news and events, fiction, non-fiction articles, many illustrations including color plates, engravings throughout. Attractively bound in three quarter brown leather over marbled boards, black and gilt spine label, spine decorated in gilt, slightly raised spine bands, about 11 inches tall, 828 pages. Covers rubbed, mainly at the extremities, with scuffing to joints and corners, sound binding, joints good but with internal split at the front endpapers, front endpaper and following two leaves loosened but not deta... View more info

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The Leisure Hour 1875. A Family Journal of Instruction and Recreation

By: Bound Periodicals. The Leisure Hour

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, N.P.: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038094

Condition: Very Good


London: N.P., 1875. Bound volume of weekly issues for 1875. Includes news and events, fiction, non-fiction articles, many illustrations including full page engravings, additional engravings throughout. Attractively bound in three quarter smooth brown leather over purple cloth, dual spien labels in black and gilt, slightly raised and gilt decorated spine bands, marbled endpapers, about 11 inches tall, 828 pages. Light rubbing to extremities, good joints and hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall... View more info

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Truth: Cultores Veritatis Fraudis Inimici. October 11, 1877 to June 26, 1879

By: Bound Periodicals. Truth Weekly

Price: $185.00

Publisher: London, Truth: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038115

Condition: Good


London: Truth, 1877. Massive bound volume of this British weekly containing news, opinion, gossip and lots of advertising. Three quarter tan leather over marbled boards, dual spine labels in black and tan, marbled endpapers, 13 inches tall and 3.25 inches thick. Extremities rubbed with some very minor chipping to the spine foot, sound binding with an internal crack to the front hinge that only affects the endpapers, pages clean with an armorial bookplate of Sir O. H. P. Scourfield, Bt, inside the front cover, no other names or markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. Folio - 12" - 15&#... View more info

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10,000 Vital Records of Central New York, 1813-1850

By: Bowman, Fred Q.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Genealogical Publishing Company: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035897

ISBN: 0806311495

Condition: 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 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

Non-native Educators in English Language Teaching

By: Braine, George

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Routledge: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034106

ISBN: 080583205X

Condition: 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 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

The Index of Middle English Prose: Handlist IV, a Handlist of Douce Manuscripts Containing Middle English Prose in the Bodleian Library, Oxford

By: Braswell, Laurel

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, D. S. Brewer: 1987

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 011151

ISBN: 0859912418

Condition: Fine


Wolfeboro, New Hampshire: D. S. Brewer, 1987. First American edition, 1987. Rust colored cloth, 110 pages, dustjacket. The book looks and feels about new, with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some light shelf rubbing and surface soil. Very clean copy.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Index of Middle English Prose: Handlist IV, a Handlist of Douce Manuscripts Containing Middle English Prose in the Bodleian Library, Oxford

By: Braswell, Laurel

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, D. S. Brewer: 1987

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 011152

ISBN: 0859912418

Condition: Fine


Wolfeboro, New Hampshire: D. S. Brewer, 1987. First American edition, 1987. Rust colored cloth, 110 pages, dustjacket. The book looks and feels about new, with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some light shelf rubbing and surface soil. Very clean copy.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Clever Introductions for Chairmen : A Compilation of Practical Speeches and Stories

By: Brings, Lawrence W., Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota USA, T.S. Denison & Company: 1956

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 020426

Condition: Very Good


Minneapolis, Minnesota USA: T.S. Denison & Company , 1956. Dozens of opening remarks geared toward introducing people of various occupations and such, with an emphasis on mild humor. Charcoal grey linen-like cloth with heavy gilt spine lettering, 416 pages, dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with minor scuffs along the bottom edge of cover on both sides of the book, hardly any other discernible edgewear, with 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 some g... View more info

Broads and Narrows: A Thinking Wo/man's Dictionary

By: Bunker, Dusty

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Exeter, New Hampshire, Self Published: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 024837

Condition: Very Good


Exeter, New Hampshire: Self Published, 1987. First edition of this humorous collection of definitions, expressed from a feminist perspective. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Minimal edge rubbing, otherwise fine condition, no other names or markings.. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

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Key to the Ancient Parish Registers of England and Wales

By: Burke, Arthur Meredyth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Genealogical Publishing Co.: 1981

Seller ID: 033444

ISBN: 0806304456

Condition: Very Good


Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1981. High quality 1981 reprint of 1908 edition. Dark blue buckram cloth printed in gilt, 163 pages. Very good to near fine with very modest external wear, firm binding, pages clean with no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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International Relations : A General Theory

By: Burton, J.W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, England, Cambridge University Press: 1967

Seller ID: 018470

Condition: Very Good


Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1967. Second printing, 1967. Navy cloth with black and gilt spine lettering and decoration, 288 pages with index, color printed dustjacket. The book is in very good condition, with lightly rubbed extremities, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is corner clipped and is also in very good condition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Universal Short-Hand, By Which Any Person, From a Few Weeks Practice, May Become Able to Keep Pace with Any Public Speaker...

By: Byrom, John (1692-1763)

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Ch. Elliot: 1776

Edition: First Edinburgh Edition

Seller ID: 016796

Condition: Fair


Edinburgh: Ch. Elliot, 1776. Scarce Edinburgh edition from 1776, with twenty plates, expanded from the first London edition. Full calf with red spine label, 21.5 cm tall, [4], 76 pages plus plates. Imperfect copy, with plate ten absent. Heavily worn, front cover bowed and nearly detached (attached by two lower cords), name on front cover, text block sound, contents age-toned with some foxing, names on front endpapers and title page [Theodore Pease, Enfield, Conn.].. First Edinburgh Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

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Emigrants from Scotland to America 1774-1775

By: Cameron, Viola R.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Clearfield Co: 1980

Seller ID: 033471

ISBN: 0806300663

Condition: Good


Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Clearfield Co, 1980. 1980 printing. Softcover with light edge rubbing, binding firm, top half inch of half-title neatly trimmed, pages clean with no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Old English Grammar

By: Campbell, A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, The Clarendon Press: 1964

Seller ID: 040203

Condition: Good


Oxford, England: The Clarendon Press, 1964. 1964 edition. Dark blue cloth with dustjacket. The book has very little wear but has a slight lean to the binding when laid flat, good hinges, firm text block, slightly age-toned but clean pages, name neatly written on the front free endpaper, no other markings. The mylar protected dustajcket is not priceclipped has some light shelf soil and a slightly darkened spine, very small chip to spine head, little paper loss.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Border Warfare of New York During the Revolution: The Annals of Tryon County

By: Campbell, William W. (1806-1881

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bowie, MD, U.S.A., Heritage Books: 1992

Seller ID: 033450

ISBN: 1556136129

Condition: Good


Bowie, MD, U.S.A.: Heritage Books, 1992. High quality 1992 facimile reprint of 1849 edition, Heritage Classic series. Softcover with some occasional neat highlighting, previous owner embossed stamp at upper corner of title page, otherwise very good with firm binding, clean pages.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Soldiers, Sailors, and Patriots of the Revolutionary War, Maine

By: Carleton Edward Fisher

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Louisville KY, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039464

ISBN: 0960718834

Condition: Very Good


Louisville KY: National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, 1982. First edition, 1982. White cloth printed in red and blue, 917 pages, no dustjacket as issued. Very light edge rubbing, firm binding, clean pages, names inside front cover, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

Historic Alphabets and Initials: Woodcut and Ornamental (Lettering, Calligraphy, Typography)

By: Carol Belanger Grafton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Dover Publications: 1977

Seller ID: 034262

ISBN: 0486234800

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Dover Publications, 1977. Softcover in very good condition with light edgewear, sound binding, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

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Subsistence U.S.A.

By: Carol Hill

Price: $42.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: Subsistence Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038490

ISBN: 0030912237

Condition: Very Good


New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: Subsistence Press, 1973. First edition, 1973. Stories of those of subsistence lifestyle making use of manual skills, available materials and endurance. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Tan cloth with dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [12.95] and is generally good to very good with some age-toning and minor shelf soil, light edge rubbing, short tear to lower edge of rear panel with no paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover... View more info

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The American Criterion of the English Language; Containing the Elements of Pronunciation; in Five Sections. For the Use of English Schools and Foreigners

By: Carrol, James

Price: $585.00

Publisher: New London, Connecticut, Samuel Green: 1795

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002433

Condition: Good


New London, Connecticut: Samuel Green, 1795. First edition. Early American imprint (1795) with emphasis on American pronunciation of the English language. The author, in the preface, recognizes distinct regional differences even within the American mode of speech - "The pronunciation of the southern states of English America is almost as different from that of the New-England states, even among the learned, as any two dialects of the language of any illiterate nation can be supposed to be : and yet both those parts of America abound with men of bright genius, large mental capacities and ... View more info