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Image for The Twins: or An Account of the Happy Lives and Triumphant Deaths of Sophia Crocker, who died May 13th, 1822, And Her Sister Maria, who died Nov. 3d, 1823.

The Twins: or An Account of the Happy Lives and Triumphant Deaths of Sophia Crocker, who died May 13th, 1822, And Her Sister Maria, who died Nov. 3d, 1823.

By: N/A

Price: $552.50

Publisher: Norwich, Conn, Courier Office: 1828

Seller ID: Books009451

Condition: Good


44 pages. Side stitched printed wrapper chipped. Foxing throughout, round stain persists to page 10, closed tear through pages 7/8. Baptist connection [note at foot of 7: "When the Female Society was formed in 1815, she became a member, and the three last years before her sickness, she acted as their Secretary or President"]. View more info

Image for The Gillette Blade. Volume 1 Number 4 through Volume 2 Number 3: February 1918 through January 1919

The Gillette Blade. Volume 1 Number 4 through Volume 2 Number 3: February 1918 through January 1919

By: N/A

Price: $4,485.00

Publisher: Boston, Gillette Safety Razor Company: 1918

Seller ID: Books009455

Condition: Very Good


The Gillette Blade. Published Monthly by, and in the Interests of, the Employees of the Gillette Safety Razor Company. 9 x 6.25 inches. Twelve consecutive issues bound in contemporary violet cloth with gilt title to sunned spine. "#18" is written in pencil above the e of Blade on the front cover of the first issue; else unmarked. Unrestored binding is sound and hinges secure. A remarkable survival of this desireable archive. Each issue retains its original covers... View more info

Image for Richard Dudley Hubbard, A Memorial. Born, September 6, 1818; Died, February 28, 1884 [his son's copy]

Richard Dudley Hubbard, A Memorial. Born, September 6, 1818; Died, February 28, 1884 [his son's copy]

By: N/A

Price: $422.50

Publisher: Hartford, The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company: 1894

Seller ID: Books009457

Condition: Very Good


172 pages, portrait frontispiece with tissue guard. 9.3 x 6.75 inches. Cloth mottled; binding sound; no inscriptions. Dot of soiling lower right to second front free endpaper on which is pasted the card of Mr. William D. Hubbard [presumably son of Richard, d. 11 March, 1914: see Hartford Courant, 12 March, 1914]. Very light tideline to foot of frontispiece margin, more pronounced at foot of tissue guard. A half inch closed tear to foot of title page. View more info

Image for The Courant Almanac for 1880

The Courant Almanac for 1880

By: N/A

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Hartford, Hawley, Goodrich & Co: 1879

Seller ID: Books009462

Condition: Good


9.2 x 5.8 inches. 68 pages. Staining to front cover and fore-margin; silverfish chipping lower left first 10 leaves. 2 cent postage stamp upper left. A number of large illustrations, many adverts, 5 pages of Connecticut political information, Comparative Time Indicator from Washington at noon; &c. View more info

Image for The Christian Almanack, For New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. For The Year of Our Lord 1828 [Vol. II No. 1]

The Christian Almanack, For New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. For The Year of Our Lord 1828 [Vol. II No. 1]

By: N/A

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, American Tract Society: 1827

Seller ID: Books009471

Condition: Good


In printer's pictorial stitched wrapper measuring 7 x 4.5 inches. 36 pages. Corners dog-eared; some splitting to spine; top third of pages 23/24 cut away. Else very good. View more info

Image for The Farmer's Almanack, Calculated on a New and Improved Plan, For The year of Our Lord 1824 [Number XXXII]

The Farmer's Almanack, Calculated on a New and Improved Plan, For The year of Our Lord 1824 [Number XXXII]

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Boston, J.H.A. Frost, for Richardson & Lord: 1823

Seller ID: Books009474

Condition: Fair


In plain side stitched wrappers measuring 8 x 5 inches. 24 leaves [48 pages]. Fair only, with considerable curling to corners and cutaway loss to 9 leaves, probably to scrapbook the pleasing woodcut headpieces. View more info

Image for Child's Life of Washington with ten illustrations

Child's Life of Washington with ten illustrations

By: N/A

Price: $162.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, New York, Baltimore, Boston, Fisher & Brother: 1860

Seller ID: Books009535

Condition: Very Good


192 pages. 3.1 x 2.4 inches. Publisher's red pebbled cloth with gilt to front and spine; stamped in blind on rear. All edges gilded; original yellow endpapers clean, with light foxing to rear whereon is the advert for The Child's Evergreen Miniature Library. A particulary pleasing example, with binding sound, hinges secure and contents clean. View more info

Image for Catalog 51 of the Auto Supply Stores Co. of Detroit, Michigan.

Catalog 51 of the Auto Supply Stores Co. of Detroit, Michigan.

By: N/A

Price: $188.50

Publisher: Detroit, Auto Supply Stores Co.: 1916

Seller ID: Books009537

Condition: Very Good


161 pages. 9.2 x 6.8 inches. Publisher's printed wrapper with chips to extremities. Binding secure. 2 inch closed tear to foot of one leaf [no loss of paper]. "Special discount sheet applying to 1916 Catalog No. 51" laid in. A comprehensive and profusely illustrated resource, with alphabetical index as well as a particular index for Ford cars, and for overland specialties at rear. "More than 2000 auto parts, accessories and supplies and every one a money save... View more info

Image for Heckers' Croyton Flour Mills, New York. Catalogue and recipes

Heckers' Croyton Flour Mills, New York. Catalogue and recipes

By: N/A

Price: $214.50

Publisher: New York, Hecker and Brother: 1869

Seller ID: Books009546

Condition: Very Good


31 unnumbered pages plus covers. 5.6 x 4 in. Catalogue and recipes of Heckers' Croyton Flour Mills, 199, 201, and 203 Cherry Street, New York. Store stamp of D.S. Bursk dealer in groceries, fruits, confections, glassware and lamps: 17 E. King, Lancaster PA to verso of front and rear cover. Wrap remains fully attached; puncture hole top left. Tideline to lowest inch throughout. View more info

Image for Washington's Farewell Address to the People of the United States. Published for the Washington Benevolent Society. [WITH Constitution of the United States of America...]

Washington's Farewell Address to the People of the United States. Published for the Washington Benevolent Society. [WITH Constitution of the United States of America...]

By: N/A

Price: $357.50

Publisher: Hartford, Hudson and Goodwin: 1813

Seller ID: Books009539

Condition: Good


72 pages. Contemporary marbled paper over stiff paper boards, leather spine. Washington portrait appears not to have been bound in. One free endpaper at front and at rear. Washington Benevolent Society certification leaf not filled in. No indication of the second work on title page of the first. Paged continuously; second title page: Constitution of the United States of America as Proposed by The Convention held at Philadelphia, September 17, 1787 and since ratified by t... View more info

Image for Thirty Favorite Paintings by Leading American Artists

Thirty Favorite Paintings by Leading American Artists

By: N/A

Price: $97.50

Publisher: P. F. Collier & Son: 1908

Seller ID: Books009603

Condition: Good


32 leaves, plus endpapers: complete. 16 in colour. Boards worn and faded; binding soune. Offsetting to endpapers and small personal old signature stamp in italic unobtrusively top left front pastedown. occasional marginal thumbing but overall crisp and clean. Illustrations by: Maxfield Parrish; Frederic Remington; Henry Hutt; Harrison Fisher; Jessie Willcox Smith; A. B. Wenzell; Albert Sterner; A. B. Frost; W. J. Aylward; George Wright; Charles Dana Gibson; J. C. Leyende... View more info

Image for Addie's Party

Addie's Party

By: N/A

Price: $162.50

Publisher: Boston, Ira Bradley & Co.:

Seller ID: Books009606

Condition: Very Good


64 pages. OCLC records a Graves & Ellis issue with chromolithographs [no library holdings]; this Ira Bradley is not recorded. Publisher's red cloth with wheat sheaf decoration (soiled); gilt title bordered on spine. two full page illustrations and girl's head on title page. 4.8 x 3.1 inches. no stated date of issue. Endpapers foxed; Christmas 1898 inscription to front free endpaper. Binding sound. View more info

Image for West Chester State Normal School Class Day 1914

West Chester State Normal School Class Day 1914

By: N/A

Price: $58.50

Publisher: West Chester, PA, 1914

Seller ID: Books009607

Condition: Very Good


Embossed limp leather with leather thong tie. Eight leaves printed on recto. Offsetting particularly to first and final leaf but a well preserved memento of Tuesday June 16th. View more info

Image for Proceedings Of The Senate And Obituary Addresses On The Occasion Of The Death Of Hon. William Elliott, A Senator From The Sixth District Of Pennsylvania.

Proceedings Of The Senate And Obituary Addresses On The Occasion Of The Death Of Hon. William Elliott, A Senator From The Sixth District Of Pennsylvania.

By: N/A

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Lane S. Hart: 1881

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009763

Condition: Very Good


24 pages. Brown cloth with gilt to front. Light wear and mottling to cloth; foxing to endpapers and silverfish nibbling to outer edges of front pastedown. Frontispiece engraved portrait retains tissue guard; binding is sound. View more info

Image for Antique Views of Ye Towne of Boston

Antique Views of Ye Towne of Boston

By: N/A

Price: $292.50

Publisher: Boston, Photo-ElectroType Engraving: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009765

Condition: Very Good


378 pages, plus numerous plates. Cloth rubbed at extremities. Binding sound and hinges secure. Fold-outs in excellent condition, with a few having a short closed tear along fold line. A few light finger shadows to preliminaries but overall remarkably clean, and surprisingly tight for a volume of this heft. Bookseller's catalogue strip laid in, dated 1928, price of $4.00. Old signature to front free endpaper. Overseas shipping will be more than that listed here: please in... View more info

Image for Variety, In Prose and Verse, For Little Children

Variety, In Prose and Verse, For Little Children

By: N/A

Price: $877.50

Publisher: New York, Samuel Wood & Sons:

Seller ID: Books009768

Condition: Very Good


32 pages. Printed wrapper on card; sewn. One illustration on each page excepting title and 32. Semi-circle stain front and rear mirrored on title page and final 2 leaves; elsewhere light foxing. No stated date of issue. This issue does not carry the Baltimore imprint; and is marked R. & G.S. Wood Printers. Between 1828 and 1836: "Samuel Wood & Sons were at this address from 1817 to 1836; R. & G.S. Wood were in business from 1828 to at least 1846." [unknown catalo... View more info

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A Story of the Sea

By: N/A

Price: $188.50

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1878

Seller ID: Books009787

Condition: Very Good


92 pages, including frontispiece and 10 full page engravings. Apparently rare issue, with this story only, OCLC locating no copies. Dodd Mead copyright date of 1878; no date on title page. Gift inscription to front free endpaper Christmas 1883. Attractive publisher's binding with paper insert surrounded. Brown blemish to six leaves, the worst of which is pictured. Binding sound and hinges secure. View more info

Image for AAPRCO 2009 James L. Larson Florida Special. Route Guide / Trip Book and Convention Program.

AAPRCO 2009 James L. Larson Florida Special. Route Guide / Trip Book and Convention Program.

By: N/A

Price: $162.50

Publisher: American Association of Private Railroad Car Owners: 2009

Seller ID: Books009906

Condition: Very Good


Two items: Route Guide / Trip Book, 114 pages with illustrations in colour, in comb-back binding. Belle of the South Convention Program and assorted information for 2-8 November, 2009 Savannah GA, 40 pleaves printed recto only [i.e. 80 pages] in comb-back binding. Each of the two booklets is in excellent condition. At time of listing we have booklets for each AAPRCO annual Train / Convention from 2004 through 2014. Please inquire for shipping costs on multiple orders. View more info

Image for AAPRCO 2010 Pueblo Colorado Annual Convention Program.

AAPRCO 2010 Pueblo Colorado Annual Convention Program.

By: N/A

Price: $58.50

Publisher: American Association of Private Railroad Car Owners: 2010

Seller ID: Books009907

Condition: Very Good


One item: Convention Program and assorted information for 20-22 September 2010: Pueblo Colorado, 32 pages in comb-back binding. In excellent condition. At time of listing we have booklets for each AAPRCO annual Train / Convention from 2004 through 2014. Please inquire for shipping costs on multiple orders. View more info

Image for AAPRCO 2011 Annual Convention Program: Kansas City Chief

AAPRCO 2011 Annual Convention Program: Kansas City Chief

By: N/A

Price: $58.50

Publisher: American Association of Private Railroad Car Owners: 2011

Seller ID: Books009908

Condition: Very Good


One item: Convention Program and assorted information for 20-22 October 2011: Kansas City Chief, 29 pages in coil binding. In excellent condition. At time of listing we have booklets for each AAPRCO annual Train / Convention from 2004 through 2014. Please inquire for shipping costs on multiple orders. View more info