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Image for Boy Scouts of America: Handbook For Boys [Fifteenth Edition, 1916]

Boy Scouts of America: Handbook For Boys [Fifteenth Edition, 1916]

By: N/A

Price: $468.75

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1916

Seller ID: Books011484

Condition: Fair


xiv, 496 (of 498) pages. Lacking terminal leaf of ads. A well worn copy of the fifteenth edition [i.e. the fifth printing of the second edition]. A notable issue as it is the second printing with Ernest Thompson Seton's contributions removed, and the first printing with cover image reversed. See the very helpful outline of Troop 97: "Comparing a number of printings of these two editions shows the long-time BSA policy of making gradual revisions, corrections, additions, and deletions. The successive printings change only gradually; at no time can one say that a major change has occurred. Many c... View more info

Image for Alma Mater Days [University Women's Scrapbook, unused]

Alma Mater Days [University Women's Scrapbook, unused]

By: N/A

Price: $531.25

Publisher: New York, G.W. Dillingham: 1907

Seller ID: Books011493

Condition: Very Good


9.4 x 6.1 inches. Beige card stock; 97 leaves. Not used. Small 'Hints for Keeping this Book' leaf laid in. Touch of rubbing; loss of some white paint to Dillingham at foot of spine; else fine. View more info

Image for The Heart of Man, Either A Temple of God or a Habitation of Satan. Represented in Ten Emblematical Figures.

The Heart of Man, Either A Temple of God or a Habitation of Satan. Represented in Ten Emblematical Figures.

By: N/A

Price: $562.50

Publisher: Carlisle, PA, Moser & Peters: 1826

Seller ID: Books011566

Condition: Very Good


56 pages, with ten full-page emblems. Translated from the fourth German edition. Two blanks at front and at rear, with inscriptions and doodling; inked name to title page; more recent small bookplate to first front free endpaper. Leaves toned; small tear to upper corner of page 43/44 with loss of text. Binding is sound. An uncommon edition, with worldcat showing two holdings. View more info

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The New Picture Reading-Book

By: N/A

Price: $306.25

Publisher: Boston, Henry Hoyt: 1872

Seller ID: Books011600

Condition: Good


Curiously paged: 6-62, [1], 6-62, [1], 6-62, [1], 6-62, [1], 6-62, [2]. Frontispiece with tissue guard. No date on title page; Entered by Hoyt in 1872. One-page story on left, with picture on right in each instance; two pictures at rear. Cloth rubbed at head and foot of spine. 1894 presentation inscription to front free endpaper. Closed tear to page 28 of the second suite. No record in OCLC [Nov. 2018]. View more info

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A Trestle-Board for the Use of the Lodges Under the Jurisdiction of the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts

By: N/A

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Boston, The Grand Lodge: 1881

Seller ID: Books011610

Condition: Very Good


119 pages. Brown cloth bordered in blind, with gilt to front. Slate endpapers; old signature of one C.G. Rich of Spencer, Mass. to verso of front free endpaper. Light spotting to cloth; contents clean. View more info

Image for The Temperance Text-Book : A collection of facts and interesting anecdotes, illustrating the evils of intoxicating drinks

The Temperance Text-Book : A collection of facts and interesting anecdotes, illustrating the evils of intoxicating drinks

By: N/A

Price: $431.25

Publisher: Philadelphia, E.L. Carey and A. Hart: 1837

Edition: Third edition

Seller ID: Books011663

Condition: Good


161 pages. Illustration at page 116. Cloth over board stained and rubbed; paper label chipped top left. Old inked signature [John Smith] to first front free endpaper. Front hinge slack, withlower cord severed. Tidelines at rear from page 100. 7 pages of adverts at rear for temperance groceries &c. in Philadelphia, Boston, New York City, and Albany. No author indicated. View more info

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Marchal & Smith, New York, 1883 Piano Catalog [catalogue]

By: N/A

Price: $218.75

Publisher: New York, Marchal & Smith Piano Company: 1883

Seller ID: Books011676

Condition: Fair


Unpaged. Eleven leaves, each printed recto only, each featuring one piano. No text, no naming of the pianos, no price list. Illustrations noted as of the Photo-Electrotype Co., Boston. Unsightly soiling and tideline, especially to rear cover [with 2 small holes] and adjacent leaves as seen in photos (no odor). Vertical crease to whole; binding sound. Uncommon. View more info

Image for The Genealogy of John Werry (1764-1841) and Ann Congdon (1770-1844)  - Centennial Edition

The Genealogy of John Werry (1764-1841) and Ann Congdon (1770-1844) - Centennial Edition

By: N/A

Price: $118.75

Publisher: Self published: 1973

Seller ID: Books011690

Condition: Very Good


117, [4] pages, with 4 leaf Supplement laid in. Light soiling; a few additions in ink and pencil. Binding is sound. View more info

Image for Tagliches handbuch in guten und bosen tagen : enthaltend: aufmunterungen, gebete und lieder, zum gebrauch gesunder, betrubter, kranker und sterbender christen. Welchem beygefugt ist, ein tagliches gebetbuchlein fu?r schwangere, gebarande und unfruchtbare.

Tagliches handbuch in guten und bosen tagen : enthaltend: aufmunterungen, gebete und lieder, zum gebrauch gesunder, betrubter, kranker und sterbender christen. Welchem beygefugt ist, ein tagliches gebetbuchlein fu?r schwangere, gebarande und unfruchtbare.

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Georg W. Mentz und Sohn: 1834

Seller ID: Books011822

Condition: Fair


538, 106 pages. With frontispiece [pasted to front board verso] and four full page illustrations, the last of which [following p. 378] is misnumbered 295. A defective copy: Lacking title page and pp. 215-8. Marginal chip to one leaf with small loss of text. Page 219/220 detached; textblock split in three and mostly separated from boards. BOUND WITH: Taegliches gebet-buechlein fuer schwangere, gebaerende und sechwoechnerrinnen. View more info

Image for Neu-vermehrt- und vollstandiges Gesang-Buch, : worinnen sowohl die Psalmen Davids, nach D. Ambrosii Lobwassers, Ubersetzung hin und wieder verbessert, als auch 750. auserlesener alter und neuer geistreichen Liedern begriffen sind, welche anjetzo samtlich

Neu-vermehrt- und vollstandiges Gesang-Buch, : worinnen sowohl die Psalmen Davids, nach D. Ambrosii Lobwassers, Ubersetzung hin und wieder verbessert, als auch 750. auserlesener alter und neuer geistreichen Liedern begriffen sind, welche anjetzo samtlich

By: N/A

Price: $937.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Ernst Ludwig Baisch: 1774

Seller ID: Books011823

Condition: Good


190, [2], 480, [11], 24, 72 pages [p. 260 misnumbered 233]. Lacks frontispiece; top third of first title page lacking. All edges gilt [dulled]. Lacks front board and spine panel. Decorative rear board; 1785 inscription to rear free endpaper. Full title: Neu-vermehrt- und vollstandiges Gesang-Buch, : worinnen sowohl die Psalmen Davids, nach D. Ambrosii Lobwassers, Ubersetzung hin und wieder verbessert, als auch 750. auserlesener alter und neuer geistreichen Liedern begriffen sind, welche anjetzo samtlich in denen Reformirten Kirchen der Hessisch- Hanauisch- Pfalltzisch- Pensylvanischen und mehr... View more info

Image for Christliches Lesebuch, : zum Gebrauch in Kirchen und Schulen Inhalt: 1. Die Geburt-und Jugend Geschichte unsers Heilandes. 2. Die Leibens-Geschichte Jesu Christi. 3. Die Evangelien und Episteln, auf all Sonn-und Fest-Tage, durchs ganze Jahr....

Christliches Lesebuch, : zum Gebrauch in Kirchen und Schulen Inhalt: 1. Die Geburt-und Jugend Geschichte unsers Heilandes. 2. Die Leibens-Geschichte Jesu Christi. 3. Die Evangelien und Episteln, auf all Sonn-und Fest-Tage, durchs ganze Jahr....

By: N/A

Price: $1,562.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Gedruckt bey G. und D. Billmayer: 1816

Seller ID: Books011824

Condition: Good


71, [1], 120 pages. Tideline to pastedowns, first few and final few leaves. Contemporary quarter leather with splitting down spine; binding sound. BOUND WITH: Evagelien und Episteln, auf alle Sonn-und Fest-Tage durchs ganze Jahr. View more info

Image for Price List and Rules for Field Men. [ICS / International Correspondence Schools salesman's reference]

Price List and Rules for Field Men. [ICS / International Correspondence Schools salesman's reference]

By: N/A

Price: $281.25

Publisher: Scranton and Montreal, International Correspondence Schools: 1936

Seller ID: Books011868

Condition: Very Good


139 pages. Effective january 28, 1936. Spine panel rubbed; all edges with publisher's red stain. Surprisingly uncommon. View more info

Image for Nuovissima Grammatica Accelerata Italiana-Inglese e guida pratica dell' Italiano in America : Corso completo per imparare a scrivere, parlare e comprendere la lingua inglese in breve tempo senza maestro.

Nuovissima Grammatica Accelerata Italiana-Inglese e guida pratica dell' Italiano in America : Corso completo per imparare a scrivere, parlare e comprendere la lingua inglese in breve tempo senza maestro.

By: N/A

Price: $156.25

Publisher: New York, Angelo De Gaudenzi: 1916

Seller ID: Books011928

Condition: Very Good


400 pages. Ultima Edizione, 1916 [stamped top of front board]. A few letters in ink to front pastedown, else unmarked. Leaves toned; binding sound. . View more info

Image for The Rand-Mcnally Guide to California via the Santa Fe [map present]

The Rand-Mcnally Guide to California via the Santa Fe [map present]

By: N/A

Price: $625.00

Publisher: Chicago and New York, Rand, McNally & Company: 1903

Seller ID: Books011947

Condition: Very Good


242 pages, large folding map, 4 pages of ads at front and 46 pages of ads at rear. Light wear only to cloth; no inscriptions. Splitting of paper along rear hinge but no play to board: binding is sound. Map is tipped in between the colophon and the Contents leaf. View more info

Image for Alpha Delta Phi. [Songs of Alpha Delta Phi, Published in the thirty-eighth year of the Fraternity]

Alpha Delta Phi. [Songs of Alpha Delta Phi, Published in the thirty-eighth year of the Fraternity]

By: N/A

Price: $181.25

Publisher: Geneva, NY, Geneva Chapter, Hobart College: 1869

Seller ID: Books012038

Condition: Very Good


80 pages. Text bordered in green. 75 songs (no music) with Index at rear. Binding is sound; no inscriptions. View more info

Image for AA Today: A Special Publication By the AA Grapevine Commemorating the 25th Anniversary of Alcoholics Anonymous

AA Today: A Special Publication By the AA Grapevine Commemorating the 25th Anniversary of Alcoholics Anonymous

By: N/A

Price: $187.50

Publisher: New York, Cornwall Press: 1960

Seller ID: Books012071

Condition: Very Good


111 pages. Second printing. Light wear only. Former owner's initials in red ballpoint top right of front free endpaper dated 1958 [sic); else unmarked. It may be tempting to attribute the initials to Ed A. Webster [E.A.W] as the book came from the same library as an inscribed copy of Our Devilish Alcoholic Personalities. However we have no proof, and the first two initials here are reversed "E.A.W.". Selling as-is with no attribution. View more info

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The Blue Book of Happiness

By: N/A

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Indianapolis, SMT Publishing: 1951

Seller ID: Books012077

Condition: Very Good


53 pages. Spot of thumbing to fore-edge; interior unmarked. View more info

Image for The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, Translated out of the Original Tongues; and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised.

The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, Translated out of the Original Tongues; and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised.

By: N/A

Price: $156.25

Publisher: New York, American Bible Society: 1850

Seller ID: Books012099

Condition: Good


591, 184 pages. Lacking free endpapers and New Testament title page. One signature to first (torn) Family Record leaf between Testaments. Title page grimed and splitting from gutter. With the apparently uncommon bookplate of the Seamen's Episcopal Church, Highborn Block, Ann Street, Boston [Rev. J.P. Robinson]. Binding is sound. View more info

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Manual for Army Cooks, 1896

By: N/A

Price: $93.75

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1896

Seller ID: Books012158

Condition: Very Good


306 pages. Spine repair, and what appear to be (then) new endpapers, with likely a reproduction of the original pastedown notice. Contents clean and binding sound. View more info

Image for Kedgemakooge Rod and Gun Club of Nova Scotia

Kedgemakooge Rod and Gun Club of Nova Scotia

By: N/A

Price: $1,437.50

Publisher: Boston, Rand Avery Supply Co.: 1910

Seller ID: Books012161

Condition: Very Good


27 pages. Likely 1910, with photo of the Club House before completion (opened 1 May, 1910), and with 1910 season-opening dates for trout fishing and moose hunting. Half inch split to card at heel of spine; light toning to first and final leaf; light soil to head and foot of pp. 14, 15 (centre panel, pictured). Rusted staples holding fine. View more info