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Image for National Calendar, or Herrick's Almanac for the Year of Our Lord 1871

National Calendar, or Herrick's Almanac for the Year of Our Lord 1871

By: Herrick, L. R., MD

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Dr. Herrick's Family Medicine, Printed By J. L. Pierson: 1870

Seller ID: 031638

Condition: Fair


New York: Dr. Herrick's Family Medicine, Printed By J. L. Pierson, 1870. Worn 1871 almanac with advertisments for the publisher's patent medicines. Softcover with chips to edges of covers, wear to page edges, a couple of loosened pages, pages clean and unmarked.. Soft Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

Image for Notes for Boys (and Their Fathers) on Morals, Mind, and Manners.  By an Old Boy

Notes for Boys (and Their Fathers) on Morals, Mind, and Manners. By an Old Boy

By: Hewett, W.T.S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. C. McClurg & Co.: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030204

Condition: Good


Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1888. First edition [1888]. Maroon cloth lettered in gilt, 208 pages. Covers lightly rubbed at the extremities, good hinges, sound text block, gift notation dated 1888 on front free endpaper, pages a little age-toned but clean with no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

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The Huber-Hoover Family History

By: Hoover, Harry M.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Scottsdale, Pennsylvania, Mennonite Publishing House: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032466

Condition: Good


Scottsdale, Pennsylvania: Mennonite Publishing House, 1928. First edition [1928]. Illustrated with black and white plates including a frontis photo of Rev. W. C. Hoover captioned "A Typical Hoover". Gray softcover, 335 pages. Some surface tears to spine covering, light cover rubbing, sound binding, 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 Forests and Clearings: The History of Stanstead County, Province of Quebec, with Sketches of More than Five Hundred Families

Forests and Clearings: The History of Stanstead County, Province of Quebec, with Sketches of More than Five Hundred Families

By: Hubbard, B. F.;Lawrence, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A., Heritage Books: 1988

Seller ID: 033447

ISBN: 1556131232

Condition: Very Good


Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Heritage Books, 1988. High quality 1988 facimile reprint of 1874 edition, Heritage Classic series. Softcover in near fine condition, firm binding, very clean pages with no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Image for Little Journeys. Memorial Edition. 14 Volumes in Leather with Dustjackets, Plus Guide

Little Journeys. Memorial Edition. 14 Volumes in Leather with Dustjackets, Plus Guide

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $195.00

Publisher: East Aurora, New York, The Roycrofters; Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1916

Seller ID: 028986

Condition: Fair


East Aurora, New York: The Roycrofters; Wm. H. Wise & Co., 1916. Memorial Edition [1916], published shortly after Hubbard's untimely death on the Lusitania in 1915. Worn but sound set in full flexible blind embossed leather covers, gilt tops, tan dustjackets printed in black and red. Illustrated throughout with portraits plus a full color presentation plate indicating that the set was "specially prepared" for Nancy Edith Cooper. Includes the guide which is bound in textured tan cloth. Some chipping to spine ends, some other rubbing and scuffing, and some uneven tonality to the cove... View more info

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Hand-Book of Light Gymnastics

By: Hunt, Lucy B.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Lee and Shepard: 1894

Seller ID: 034620

Condition: Very Good


Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1894. Title page dated 1894. Light exercise for Victorian women including gymnastics, use of rings, dumbbells, Indian clubs and bean-bags, marching, and how to dress for exercise. Brown cloth lettered and decorated in black, frontis engraving showing women exercising, 6" tall. Very good conditoin with minimal edge rubbing, good hinges, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. View more info

Image for Colloquial Japanese: With Important Construction and Grammar Notes

Colloquial Japanese: With Important Construction and Grammar Notes

By: Inamoto, Noboru

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, C. E. Tuttle Co: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007048

ISBN: 0804807418

Condition: Very Good


Rutland, Vermont: C. E. Tuttle Co, 1972. First edition [1972]. An analysis of the daily speech of the Japanese, including patterns of usage. Grayish brown boards with brown cloth spine, 436 pages, printed dustjacket. The book looks and feels about new, with no names or other markings, small soiled area on bottom edge. The mylar protected dustjacket is priceclipped and is in similar near new condition with just a slight bit of edgewear. Very clean copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Royal Indian World-Atlas. A Series of Full Coloured Maps with Index

By: J. G. Bartholmew

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, T. Nelson & Sons: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035317

Condition: Good


London: T. Nelson & Sons, 1917. Undated [1917]. Blue printed cloth softcover, 9.75" tall, with 40 color maps and index, other illustrations. Includes six maps depicting different aspects of India. some edgewear and spotting, uneven coloration to rear cover, front hinge internally cracked but secure, text block sound, pages slightly age-yellowed but clean, a couple of place names circled on two maps, gift notation dated 1917 on title page, name of Katie Vines, Kashmir, July 1917 inside rear cover.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

Image for Learning to Spell, to Read, to Write, and to Compose - All at the Same Time

Learning to Spell, to Read, to Write, and to Compose - All at the Same Time

By: Jacobs, J. A. [Principal of the Kentucky Institution for the Education of Deaf-Mutes]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Payot, Upham & Co.: 1886

Seller ID: 030146

Condition: Fair


San Francisco: Payot, Upham & Co., 1886. Scarce 1886 reader published in San Francisco with spine title in both English and Chinese, one full leaf of Chinese characters at front. Heavily worn reading copy. Includes lessons and exercises illustrated with engravings, English alphabet and "manual alphabet of the deaf and dumb" depicted through engravings of hand positions. Black textured cloth, just more than six inches tall, black leather spine lettered in gilt, 332 pages plus ads for D. Appleton publications at rear. Expertly stitched old black leather repair to front joint, corners ... View more info

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Practical Radio, Including the Testing of Radio Receiving Sets

By: James A. Moyer and John F. Worstrel

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030199

Condition: Good


New York: McGraw Hill Book Company, Inc., 1924. First edition [1924]. Illustrated with diagrams. Dark green cloth with gilt spine lettering. Covers lightly rubbed, good hinges, sound text block, lightly spotted endpapers, name on front pastedown, pages clean and otherwise unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

Image for How to Translate Japanese Postpositions Into English

How to Translate Japanese Postpositions Into English

By: Japanese Language

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N. P., N.P.: 1910

Seller ID: 008916

Condition: Good


N. P.: N.P., 1910. Undated, ca. 1910-1920. Examples of Japanese script with English translations below. Softcover, 110 pages plus publisher's ads. Some age-toning to the covers and contents, ink spot in bottom margin of last several pages which has actually created small chips to the lower edges of the rear cover and final two leaves, one or two stray pencil marks in margins.. Soft Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

Communication in Medical Care: Interaction between Primary Care Physicians and Patients (Studies in Interactional Sociolinguistics)

By: John Heritage; Douglas W Maynard

Price: $42.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Cambridge University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034112

ISBN: 0521628997

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Cambridge University Press, 2006. First edition, first printing. Softcover in near fine condition, very minor external edgewear, new and unused, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

Image for A Dictionary of the English Language, in Which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, Explained in Their Different Meanings, and Authorized by the Names of the Writers in Whose Works They Are Found

A Dictionary of the English Language, in Which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, Explained in Their Different Meanings, and Authorized by the Names of the Writers in Whose Works They Are Found

By: Johnson, Samuel

Price: $185.00

Publisher: London, A. Wilson: 1812

Edition: Stereotype Edition

Seller ID: 031308

Condition: Fair


London: A. Wilson, 1812. Stereotype edition, 1812, abstracted from the folio edition. Full sheep with black spine label, 792 pages. Covers scuffed with some chipping through to the center of the spine and on the rear cover near the spine, extremities worn, sound binding, tiny old rodent chew at the bottom edge affecting only the far lower margin of several pages, name in ink on front free endpaper, additional notes on endpapers in pencil, pages clean and otherwise unmarked.. Stereotype Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Image for A Dictionary of the English Language: In Which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals... Two Volumes in One

A Dictionary of the English Language: In Which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals... Two Volumes in One

By: Johnson, Samuel

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Johnson & Warner: 1813

Seller ID: 033135

Condition: Good


Philadelphia: Johnson & Warner, 1813. 8vo edition from 1813, two volumes in one binding. Three quarter calf leather over marbled boards, red spine label, 8.75" tall, 385 + 341 pages. Spine scuffed and a bit crackled but stable, repaired with retained early binding but with early 20th century endpapers and spine label, good hinges text block sound with crack prior to preface and inner margins of preliminaries a bit more stuck together than originally intended, pages age-darkened with scattered foxing throughout, one name in ink and additional pencil notes on title page.. Hard Cover. Good.... View more info

Image for A Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language...to which is Prefixed a Prosodial Grammar...[and] A Select Mythological Dictionary Containing the Names of the Fabulous Dieties, &c.

A Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language...to which is Prefixed a Prosodial Grammar...[and] A Select Mythological Dictionary Containing the Names of the Fabulous Dieties, &c.

By: Johnson, Sheridan, Walker

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, J. W. Myers: 1796

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035212

Condition: Fair


London: J. W. Myers, 1796. First edition, 1796. Worn pocket size dictionary (about 5.5" x 4.25"), in full leather with dark red spine label, 20, 288, [24] pages. Heavily worn with chipping to extremities, hinges internally cracked but secure, text block sound, front free endpaper absent, pages age-toned but clean with occasional foxing, old handwritten names on rear free endpapers, modern name and address stamp in blue on front pastedown, short closed tear to bottom of final page which has been repaired with clear tape, some occasional light margin chipping and/or closed tears to the l... View more info

Literacy in African American Communities

By: Joyce L. Harris; Alan G. Kamhi; Karen E. Pollock

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Routledge: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034103

ISBN: 0805834028

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Routledge, 2000. 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

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Prakrit Languages and Their Contribution to Indian Culture

By: Katre, Sumitra Mangesh

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Poona, India, Deccan College: 1964

Seller ID: 027343

Condition: Very Good


Poona, India: Deccan College, 1964. Second edition, 1964, limited to 1000 copies. Deccan College Building Centenary and Silver Jubilee Series 17. Softcover, 96 pages. Some light cover wear, mainly rubbing to the edges, some corner rubbing to the pages, binding sound, name at upper corner of half-title, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Image for Quotations from Standard Authors, for Use in School and at Home.  Compiled By Flora E. Kendall, North Leominster, Mass.

Quotations from Standard Authors, for Use in School and at Home. Compiled By Flora E. Kendall, North Leominster, Mass.

By: Kendall, Flora E.

Price: $245.00

Publisher: North Leominster, Massachusetts, Published By the Compiler [Self-Published]: 1897

Seller ID: 032982

Condition: Fair


North Leominster, Massachusetts: Published By the Compiler [Self-Published], 1897. Second edition, 1897. Quotations from famous authors accompanied by black and white illustrations of the authors and other pertinent views mounted on thick gray paper. Three quarter thin black leather over patterned paper covered boards, 6.5" tall, 144 pages. Covers heavily worn and spotted with spine covering chipped away, good hinges, sound text block, very small chip to corner of one illustration, pages slightly age-yellowed but clean, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾"... View more info

Image for Old English Elegies. Translated Into Alliterative Verse

Old English Elegies. Translated Into Alliterative Verse

By: Kennedy, Charles W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, Princeton University Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029678

Condition: Good


Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1936. First edition [1936]. Dark red cloth lettered in gilt, frontis illustration, 104 pages. Light external wear, good hinges, sound text block, slightly age-yellowed but clean pages, brief 1938 gift notation on front free endpaper, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. View more info

Image for A Cyclopaedia of Biblical Literature. In Three Volumes. Third Edition

A Cyclopaedia of Biblical Literature. In Three Volumes. Third Edition

By: Kitto, John. Edited By William Lindsay Alexander

Price: $435.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Adam and Charles Black: 1870

Seller ID: 040253

Condition: Good


Edinburgh, Scotland: Adam and Charles Black, 1870. Title pages dated 1870. Third and best, expanded, edition, three volumes with numerous plates including some color, folding maps, hundreds of smaller engravings throughout the text. Three quarter dark brown leather over marbled boards, gilt spine lettering and decoration, raised spine bands, top edges gilt, each volume just under ten inches tall and about three inches thick. Volume I externally fair with numerous scratches to the marbled boards, some scuffing to the leather, other volumes externally good with some expected edgewear. All text b... View more info