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Image for Common words in five languages : English, French, German, Spanish, Italian.

Common words in five languages : English, French, German, Spanish, Italian.

By: N/A

Price: $156.25

Publisher: 1897

Seller ID: Books012501

Condition: Very Good


57 pages, and 5 pages of ads at rear. No compiler, printer, or place specified. Copyright 1897 by Frank E. Bacon. Gilt faded, with "This Cover is PANTASOTE" at foot. The first ad at rear is for Pantasote. An attractive ad for Lowney's Chocolate Bonbons appears on page 3. View more info

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The Cocktail Book; A Sideboard Manual for Gentlemen

By: N/A

Price: $243.75

Publisher: Boston, L.C. Page & Company: 1913

Seller ID: Books012510

Condition: Good


72 pages. First impression of the New Revised Edition: August, 1913. Boards soiled, and gilt faded. Faint tideline along gutter throughout, and basic pencil marginalia throughout. Offsetting from newspaper clipping (not present) on pages 38/39. Binding is sound. View more info

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The Modern Gazetteer : Being a Copious Geographical Dictionary of all the Nations, Empires, Kingdoms, Republics, States.... Volume I

By: N/A

Price: $431.25

Publisher: London, John Moir for James Morison: 1807

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012564

Condition: Fair


xvi, [17]-570 pages, with two plates [solar system, and signs of the zodiac] and four folding maps [Africa; North America; South America; Asia]. The frontispiece map of the world is lacking all but its right panel. Boards detached; lacking front free endpaper. Modern bookplate to verso of frontispiece, with that leaf and title page grubby. Occasional staining and tideline throughout. Maps of Africa and North America are very good; Asia is good with a tideline along the right; South America is fair only with stains and splitting. Textblock binding is sound. View more info

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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

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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 Rifle Competition of 1871. View more info

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The Monkey Wrench Gang

By: Abbey, Edward

Price: $118.75

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012238

Condition: Very Good


352 pages. First edition stated. Jacket with shallow chips at extremities and staining along edges; not price clipped; now housed in a removable archival sleeve. Light toning to cloth at head and heel of spine. Top edge dusty; foxing to fore-edge of textblock. Interior clean, with no inscriptions. 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

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Young People and A.A.

By: Alcoholics Anonymous

Price: $531.25

Publisher: Grand Central Annex, New York, The Alcoholic Foundation: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012076

Condition: Very Good


23 pages. Covers toned; interior unmarked. View more info

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A . A. [1943 Alcoholic Foundation pamphlet]

By: Alcoholics Anonymous

Price: $406.25

Publisher: Grand Central Annex, New York, The Alcoholic Foundation: 1943

Seller ID: Books012078

Condition: Very Good


29 pages. Front cover toned; interior unmarked. View more info

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World Directory, Spring 1960 (with order form and membership maps)

By: Alcoholics Anonymous

Price: $1,812.50

Publisher: New York, Alcoholics Anonymous World Services: 1960

Seller ID: Books012539

Condition: Very Good


320 pages. A. A. membership maps (for US and Canada, and worldwide), and order form for additional copies of maps and book laid in. Map statistics 'based on reports to General Service Office, March 1960'. Light wear only; no inscriptions. View more info

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Twelve Steps and the Older Member

By: Alcoholics Anonymous

Price: $406.25

Publisher: Guilford, Conn., Older Member Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012540

Condition: Very Good


72 pages. First Printing stated: June 1964. Light wear only; staples rusted but holding fine. 1964 inscription to first leaf, else unmarked. View more info

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The Story of a Bad Boy

By: Aldrich, Thomas Bailey

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Boston, James R. Osgood and Company: 1873

Seller ID: Books012065

Condition: Very Good


261 pages, and 24 pages of Osgood's Juvenile Books ads (illustrated) at rear. Rubbed at head and foot of spine; binding sound. Pencil inscription to second front free endpaper; foxing to first few leaves and tissue guard. Occasional light soil. Illustrated throughout, and with one full page illustration facing p. 80 not included in pagination. View more info

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The New England Almanac, For The year of Our Lord 1834

By: Allen, Anson

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Hartford, Andrus and Judd: 1833

Seller ID: Books009472

Condition: Good


6.9 x 4.4 inches. 34 pages, lacking final leaf. Cover tanned, corners dog-eared. View more info

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Aftermath [with Bookmark for Aftermath]

By: Allen, James Lane

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York and London, Harper & Brothers: 1899

Seller ID: Books009136

Condition: Very Good


138 pages. Considerable foxing throughout. Binding is sound, with no inscriptions. Of particular interest is the laid-in "Bookmark for AFTERMATH by James Lane Allen" [6.5 x 4.4 inches unobtrusive foxing to image, moreso to blank verso] of which we have not seen another example. View more info

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AMA Automobile Identification Manual

By: American Automobiles 1959 -1968

Price: $56.25

Publisher: Detroit, Michigan, Automobile Manufacturers Association, Inc.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010743

Condition: Good


unpaginated, n.d. (1969), wear to top and bottom of spine View more info

Image for American Lloyds Universal Standard Record of Shipping  1878. [ Lloyd's Registry / Register American and Foreign]

American Lloyds Universal Standard Record of Shipping 1878. [ Lloyd's Registry / Register American and Foreign]

By: American Lloyds / Thomas D. Taylor

Price: $2,812.50

Publisher: New York, Howard Lockwood: 1877

Seller ID: Books010619

Condition: Very Good


52, [2], 115 (pages: Ships), 359 (Barks), 171 (Brigs), 218 (Schooners), 54 (Steamers). Full leather with gilt to both boards and spine. All edges red. Some splitting to front joint; chipping at head and heel of spine. Marbled free endpapers gone, one blank front free endpaper foxed, none at rear. Blank foot of the final page of Brigs and of Schooners excised. The mauve leaf separating sections also torn out. Publication date on title page is 1877. Front cover has Universal Standard Record New York, 1878; spine: 1878. Due to weight, please inquire regarding actual shipping cost. View more info

Electronic Games Magazine. Vol. 1 No. 9, November 1982

By: Arnie Katz, ed.

Price: $43.75

Publisher: New York, Reese Publishing: 1982

Seller ID: Books012619

Condition: Very Good


122 pages. Light wear. Small date stamp on the E of GAMES on front cover. View more info

Electronic Games Magazine. Vol. 1 No. 10, December 1982

By: Arnie Katz, ed.

Price: $43.75

Publisher: New York, Reese Publishing: 1982

Seller ID: Books012620

Condition: Very Good


138 pages. Light wear. Small date stamp on the S of GAMES on front cover. View more info

Electronic Games Magazine. Vol. 1 No. 13, March 1983

By: Arnie Katz, ed.

Price: $43.75

Publisher: New York, Reese Publishing: 1983

Seller ID: Books012621

Condition: Very Good


114 pages. Light wear. Small date stamp on the E of GAMES on front cover. View more info