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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, a... View more info

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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

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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 begrif... 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 A Boy's Workshop: With Plans and Designs for In-Door and Out-Door Work

A Boy's Workshop: With Plans and Designs for In-Door and Out-Door Work

By: A Boy and His Friends. [Craigin, Harry], Henry Randall Waite intro.

Price: $181.25

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop and Company: 1884

Seller ID: Books010517

Condition: Very Good


221 pages, with advert page to verso of second front free endpaper. Publisher's decorative binding extremities rubbed, gilt faded, light soiling. Lots of carpentry, other crafts include railway and train, fly tying, how to bind a magazine, how to photograph, archery, knots, &c. Binding sound, clean interior; short closed tear to final rear free endpaper. Bookseller's ticket of James Hope & Sons of Ottawa, Ont. to rear pastedown. View more info

Image for The New Life; or, Counsels To Inquirers and Converts

The New Life; or, Counsels To Inquirers and Converts

By: A Pastor [J.W. or J.N. Parsons]

Price: $218.75

Publisher: New York, American Tract Society: 1871

Seller ID: Books011606

Condition: Very Good


157, [1] pages. No author stated, OCLC claims J.N Parsons; Annual American Catalogue: J.W. Parsons. Green cloth with gilt to front and spine, rubbed at extremities. First page of text with light soiling lower right. Binding is sound. View more info

Image for The Physiology of Marriage. Containing a Vast Amount of Valuable and Important Information to the Married, and those about to be Married. [with] Courtship and Marriage

The Physiology of Marriage. Containing a Vast Amount of Valuable and Important Information to the Married, and those about to be Married. [with] Courtship and Marriage

By: A Physician of Many Years' Experience [William A. Alcott]

Price: $431.25

Publisher: Boston / New York, W. H. Piper & Co. / O. S. Felt: 1868

Seller ID: Books011910

Condition: Very Good


vi, [7]-[260]; iv, [1]-308 pages. Spine title: Physiology Courtship and Marriage. Title page date 1868, entered according to act [by Piper] date also 1868. Front title: Courtship and Marriage. This edition appears not to have been issued with frontispiece. Foxing to textblock edges; first few and final few leaves and lightly throughout. Binding is sound, with light soil to cloth. Charming inscription to front free slate endpaper: N.H.[?] Paker, Won at the Shubenacadie Ri... View more info

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Private Car Charter Guide 2008 - 2014 [7 issues]

By: AAPRCO / Private Varnish.

Price: $45.50

Publisher: American Association of Private Railroad Car Owners: 2014

Seller ID: Books009912

Condition: Very Good


Seven consecutive issues, 2008 through 2014. 2009 has a 3 inch closed tear to front cover; all else in very good condition with light creasing to spines. View more info

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Private Varnish [21 issues]

By: AAPRCO / Private Varnish.

Price: $84.50

Publisher: American Association of Private Railroad Car Owners: 2014

Seller ID: Books009913

Condition: Very Good


Issue numbers: 112, and 120 through 140 but lacking 127. 21 issues in all, issue 123 with a one inch split at head of spine, otherwise each in very good condition with light creasing to spines. View more info

Image for Catching of the Whale and Seal; or, Henry Acton's Conversation with his son William on the Whale and Seal Fishery.

Catching of the Whale and Seal; or, Henry Acton's Conversation with his son William on the Whale and Seal Fishery.

By: Acton, Henry

Price: $162.50

Publisher: Salem / New York, Ives & Jewett / Gould and Newman: 1838

Seller ID: Books010065

Condition: Fair


112 pages. Original leather spine; paper covered boards. Lacking front endpaper(s); 2 blanks present at rear. Frontispiece and four plates. Numerous head / tail vignettes. Covers rubbed; pages spotted; tears near gutter to lower margin of leaves up to page 32. Binding is sound. Some plates and vignettes with added colour. View more info