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Image for The Hollister Family of America; Lieut. John Hollister of Wethersfield, Conn. And His Descendants

The Hollister Family of America; Lieut. John Hollister of Wethersfield, Conn. And His Descendants

By: Case, Lafayette Wallace

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Chicago, Fergus Printing Company: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040295

Condition: Poor


Chicago: Fergus Printing Company, 1886. First edition, 1886. Disbound, with additional genealogical materials laid in loosely at the front. A heavily used original printing with the name of a family member (C.H. Burns, Glastonbury, CT) stamped in blank areas of several pages throughout. Brown cloth, 805 pages including indices. Covers worn and connected together but text block separated from covers and separated into sections, some edgewear to some pages, pages lightly age-toned and mainly very clean, tissue protected engraving of the Hollister House at front, names of William S. Goslee, Eliza... View more info

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The British Essayists Volume XLV - General Index

By: Chalmers, Alexander - Series Editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, J. Johnson; J. Nichols & Son; R. Baldwin; F. & C. Rivington... Et al: 1808

Seller ID: 021250

Condition: Good


London: J. Johnson; J. Nichols & Son; R. Baldwin; F. & C. Rivington... Et al, 1808. Volum XLV (45) of the British Essayists series, 1808, and General Index for the entire 44 volumes that precede it. Three quarter red calf over marbled boards, gilt spine lettering and ruling, marbled edges and endpapers, 283 pages. Covers rubbed, mainly at the extremities, corners lightly bumped, good joints/hinges, sound text block, name on preliminary blank, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. Hard Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. View more info

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The 20th Century Handy Cyclopedia Britannica. A Treasure Without a Peer

By: Chambers, Alfred B.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Chicago, Laird & Lee: 1899

Seller ID: 030973

Condition: Fair


Chicago: Laird & Lee, 1899. Title page dated 1899. Includes "over 15,000 articles of intense interest and value". Arranged alphabetically by topic with engravings of important historical figures at front and rear. Softcover, 883 pages. Covers lightly rubbed with some minor dampstaining which affects a few of the pages, fully legible throughout, final page of engravings chipped.. Soft Cover. Fair. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. View more info

Image for The Ingersolls of Hampshire. A Genealogical History of the Family from Their Settlement in America in the Line of John Ingersoll of Westfield, Massachusetts

The Ingersolls of Hampshire. A Genealogical History of the Family from Their Settlement in America in the Line of John Ingersoll of Westfield, Massachusetts

By: Charles Stedman Ripley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, New England Historic Genealogical Society: 1970

Seller ID: 039460

Condition: Very Good


Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1970. Good quality professional photoreproduction of the 1893 edition. Reddish brown buckram cloth with gilt spine lettering. Very good condition with tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Image for Gazetteer and Business Directory of Windham County, VT [Vermont] 1724-1884

Gazetteer and Business Directory of Windham County, VT [Vermont] 1724-1884

By: Child, Hamilton

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Syracuse, NY, Journal Office: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039496

Condition: Fair


Syracuse, NY: Journal Office, 1884. 1884 directory in externally fair to poor condition, internally good. Full brown leather with front cover detached, spine covering absent, 624 pages. Text block sound, pages a little age-yellowed but clean, no names or other markings. Folding map at rear in good to very good condition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

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Gentry Magazine Number 1 - Winter 1951

By: Christopher Fremantle, Cora Carlyle, Sam Cook Singer et al

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Reporter Publications: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037060

Condition: Good


New York: Reporter Publications, 1951. First issue of an early 1950s men's magazine, including topics of interest to men (How to Build a Finnish Bath, What Does it Mean to be a Man?, Teaching your Child to Ride, Drawing, Fishing, etc., but with a very strong focus on men's fashions, including dozens of advertisements with fabric samples and great detail. Expensive publication featuring tipped on color images, pages on color paper, folding advertisement, color printing, etc. Stiff softcover, 132 pages. Some rubbing along the joints, a few fingerprints on one page near the portfolio of tipped on... View more info

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Riddle Me This

By: Chrystie, Frances. Pictures By Elizabeth B. Ripley

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1943

Seller ID: 038182

Condition: Good


New York: Oxford University Press, 1943. Sixth printing, 1943. Groanworthy riddles for adults and children alike. Illustrated hardcover, text in black and vermilion (orange), illustrated with cute line drawings. Some age-darkening to the covers and scuffing to the corners and spine ends, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. View more info

Image for An Introduction to the Making of Latin; Comprising, After an Easy, Compensious Method, the Substance of the Latin Syntax: With Proper English Examples...

An Introduction to the Making of Latin; Comprising, After an Easy, Compensious Method, the Substance of the Latin Syntax: With Proper English Examples...

By: Clarke, John

Price: $48.00

Publisher: New York, Printed By John C. Totten for Evert Duyckinck, Bookseller: 1811

Seller ID: 035143

Condition: Fair


New York: Printed By John C. Totten for Evert Duyckinck, Bookseller, 1811. Title page dated 1811. Worn but sound copy in full brown calf leather with red spine label, gilt ruled spine, 7.25' tall, 256 pages. Front cover attached only by binder's cords, wear and chippign to spine ends, internal surface chip to front cover, sound text block, pages age-toned but clean with only minor foxing, name of Jeremiah Woodford dated 1823 on front free endpaper.. Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. View more info

Image for Homes and Libraries of the Presidents: An Interpretive Guide

Homes and Libraries of the Presidents: An Interpretive Guide

By: Clotworthy, William G.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Blacksburg, Virginia USA, McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020172

ISBN: 0939923327

Condition: Good


Blacksburg, Virginia USA: McDonald & Woodward Publishing Company , 1995. First edition, 1995. Externally rubbed copy. Includes maps and directions to all available places described. Color illustrated softcover, with 337 pages with index. The book is in good condition with some edgewear including rubbed corners and spine ends, clean pages with no names or other markings. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

Image for Volkswagen Service & Repair Handbook. Beetle, Super Beetle, Karmann Ghia, 1961-1972

Volkswagen Service & Repair Handbook. Beetle, Super Beetle, Karmann Ghia, 1961-1972

By: Clymer Publications

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Clymer Publications: 1973

Seller ID: 039947

Condition: Good


Los Angeles: Clymer Publications, 1973. Fifth printing, 1973. Softcover, 266 pages. Worn but sound used copy with cover wear including edge creasing, white background of rear cover age-darkened, binding sound, pages clean with occasional finger printing to the outer edges, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Image for Die Hausfrau, Cattin und Mutter

Die Hausfrau, Cattin und Mutter

By: Coleman, W.W., Editor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Detroit and New York, Verlag von W.W. Coleman: 1880

Seller ID: 018045

Condition: Fair


Milwaukee, Detroit and New York: Verlag von W.W. Coleman, 1880. In German. Published 1880. Rough copy of this publication aimed for German immigrants to America. Includes text on how to keep a homestead and raise children on a farm in the 1880s; with additional, diagrammed guide to carving roasted animals and fish. Brown cloth with blindstamped Greek design borders, pale yellow endpapers, 456 pages with extensive index. The book is in fair condition with a coffee ring stain at the bottom corner of the front cover, cover surface heavily rubbed, very lightly frayed corners and spine ends, soun... View more info

Literacy and Literacies: Texts, Power, and Identity (Studies in the Social and Cultural Foundations of Language)

By: Collins, James; Blot, Richard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Cambridge University Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034109

ISBN: 0521593565

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Cambridge University Press, 2003. First edition, first printing. Hardcover in fine condition, new and unused, no names or other markings. No dustjacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

Image for Etymologicum Teutonicae Linguae; Sive Dictionarium Teutonico-Latinum... Tom. I

Etymologicum Teutonicae Linguae; Sive Dictionarium Teutonico-Latinum... Tom. I

By: Cornelius Kilianus [Cornelis Kiel]

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Brittenburg, Germany, Roeland De Mayere: 1777

Seller ID: 035268

Condition: Good


Brittenburg, Germany: Roeland De Mayere, 1777. 1777 edition, volume I only. Dutch-Latin etymological dictionary. Contemporary three quarter brown leather over marbled boards, dual spine labels, 10.5" tall, 365p + errata. Covers heavily rown at the edges with some separation to the upper and lower portions of the joints, covers well attached, spine labels a little chipped but readily legible, page have generous margins and are lightly age-toned but clean, fairly faint dampstains to far outer margins of last several pages, small slip of paper with numbers mounted on front pastedown, newer p... View more info

Language and Learning for Robots (Center for the Study of Language and Information - Lecture Notes)

By: Crangle, Colleen; Suppes, Patrick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Center for the Study of Language and Inf: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034101

ISBN: 1881526194

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Center for the Study of Language and Inf, 1994. 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

Image for A System of Easy Lettering. With a Supplement Consisting of Eight Alphabets

A System of Easy Lettering. With a Supplement Consisting of Eight Alphabets

By: Cromwell, J. Howard

Price: $145.00

Publisher: New York, Spon & Chamberlain: 1907

Seller ID: 034268

Condition: Very Good


New York: Spon & Chamberlain, 1907. Title page dated 1907, tenth thousand. Examples of alphabets rendered on a graph background. Red cloth, oblong format, no dustjacket. The book has some light shelfwear and surface soil, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with some light finger soil to the margins of a few pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. Oblong 8vo. View more info

Image for Armorial Universel, Predede D'un Traite Complet De La Science Du Blason, et Suivi D'un Supplement

Armorial Universel, Predede D'un Traite Complet De La Science Du Blason, et Suivi D'un Supplement

By: D'Eschavannes, M. Jouffroy

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Paris, L. Curmer: 1844

Seller ID: 027695

Condition: Good


Paris: L. Curmer, 1844. In French. Treatise on the "science" of heraldry interspersed with eight exceptional and detailed full color plates of French coats of arms, followed by a dictionary of heraldic terms and a comprehensive Armorial Universel describing coats of arms of important French families. Additional engravings of coats of arms and other illustrations throughout the text. Embossed black hardcover with brown morocco leather spine, 10.25 inches tall, slightly raised spine bands, gilt spine lettering, marbled endpapers, viii, 101, [2], 587 pages plus plates. Covers rubbed an... View more info

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New Brunswick Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1824-1828

By: Daniel F. Johnson, Marie Chapman, Eileen Wallace

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Fredericton, NB, Canada, New Brunswick Genealogical Society Vital Statistics Committee: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033494

Condition: Very Good


Fredericton, NB, Canada: New Brunswick Genealogical Society Vital Statistics Committee, 1983. First edition, 1983, number 216 of 500 copies printed. Volume 3 in the series. Softcover with minimal edgewear, binding firm, pages clean with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

Image for Hebrew Syntax : Introductory Hebrew Grammar

Hebrew Syntax : Introductory Hebrew Grammar

By: Davidson, A. B.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, T. & T. Clark: 1902

Seller ID: 007635

Condition: Good


Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1902. Third edition, 1902. Maroon cloth, 233 pages plus publisher's ads. Wear to the corners and spine ends, with a short tear to the fabric at the spine head, some edge rubbing, good hinges, sound text block, front free endpaper neatly removed, clean pages with a name on the front pastedown, no other markings. Advertising section at back partially unopened.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Spreading Patterns: Diffusional Change in the English System of Complementation (Oxford Studies in the History of English)

By: De Smet, Hendrik

Price: $48.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Oxford University Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034113

ISBN: 0199812756

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Oxford University Press, 2012. First edition, first printing. Hardcover with dustjacket, fine condition, new and unused, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Windham in the Past

By: Dole, Samuel Thomas. Edited By Frederick Howard Dole

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Merceline, Missouri, Windham - Walworth: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 031137

Condition: Very Good


Merceline, Missouri: Windham - Walworth, 1974. Good quality reprint ca. 1974 of the 1916 original history of Windham, Maine. Blue cloth with silver gilt spine lettering, 611 pages. Light rubbing to the extremities, firm binding, a few genealogical notes in pencil on a handful of pages, a few sticky notes with additional notes, pages otherwise clean.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info