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1 ( Guest, Edgar A. ) ONLY A BOY
Privately Printed For The Trade 1964 Softcover 
This is a small, thin softcover book of 32 pages. It is a story of a young boy's first tryst. This is a limited edition of 1000, also stated as a Facsimile Editon. The work is attributed to Eugene Field and is believed to have been written originally in 1920. A statement on the cover states that the book was privately printed for the book trade and wasn't for sale. The cover is white art paper with green ink. There are a few spots of foxing (light brown spots - an acidic reaction in the paper or from the environmental) . Binding is stapled and a little darkened along the fold line.; 12mo; 32 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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JAHR'S AND POSSART'S NEW MANUAL OF THE HOMOEOPATHIC MATERIA MEDICA Arranged with Reference to Well Authenticated Observations At the Sick Bed , A
2 A JAHR'S AND POSSART'S NEW MANUAL OF THE HOMOEOPATHIC MATERIA MEDICA Arranged with Reference to Well Authenticated Observations At the Sick Bed
New York William Radde 1853 Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Tight half leather with marbled boards. Scuff marks on marbled paper covers, scuff mark on upper corner leather of front cover, otherwise leather is good condition. R aised bands with gilt design and title. End papers have been partially covered, possibly repaired at one time, but paper on hinges unbroken. Could have been original binding as it does not look like it was repaired. Starting at page 580, numbers have been lightly entered next to certain remedies and pages have been renumbered starting with 1. Unobtrusive. Index and two prefaces. ; Remainder of the title is: And Accompanied by An Alphabetical Repertory, To Facilitate And Secure The Selection Of A Suitable Remedy In Any Given Case. ; 8vo; 924 pages  
Price: 390.00 USD
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3 A Notable Advisory Board AMERICAN BIOGRAPHY ( VOLUME 24 XLIV ) A New Cyclopedia
New York, NY The American Historical Society 1931 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  
This is a very handsome, nicely cared for leather covered hardcover book in near fine condition. This is Volume 44 from 1931 with a portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt as a frontispiece opposite the title page. The binding is red cloth with red Moroccon leather. The binding is very tight, the leather is in near fine condition, the gilt title and the flourettes are very bright. The end papers are marbled. The condtion of the pages is excellent. The book contains biographical sketches of prominent Americans. There are many photogravure and half-tone portraits and nicely printed armorials in metallic and colored inks. ; 4to; 368 pages  
Price: 175.00 USD
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4 Amato, Joseph A. DEATH BOOK Terrors, Consolations, Contradictions & Paradoxes
Marshall, MN Venti Amati 1985 0933180667 / 9780933180666 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. Unclipped. There is a touch of wear at the rea r, upper corner. There is text and quotations. Abbreviated, some of the chapter headings are The Terror, Consoltaion, contradictions, Paradoxes (of death) , Death Through the Ages, Death in our Times, Death's Kingdom, and End Notes: A Literary Coda. Bibliography and an About the Author page. The cover are is of Giacometti. ; 8vo; 115 pages  
Price: 19.00 USD
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SELECTED LONGER POEMS, Ammons, A. R.
5 Ammons, A. R. SELECTED LONGER POEMS
Minneapolis W W Norton And Co 1979 0393012972 / 9780393012972 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Fine book in near fine dust jacket. Price is present at top of inside flap, the bottom corner is clipped. Tight, clean, possibly unread. Book and jacket sparkle. ; 8vo 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 Angelo, Joseph A. STAMPS TELL THE STORY OF NUCLEAR ENERGY
Washington, D C U. S. Energy Research Commission And Development Administration 1975 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover book about stamps featuring the atom and nuclear energy. There is a two part Introduction. The two main sections are about Discovering The Atom and Using Atomic Energy. There is a Reading List, Appendix. There are many images of stamps in black and white and detailed background and history. The book is tight, bright, crisp, clean with a faint hint of discoloring at the edges of the cover on the rear panel. ; 8vo; 100 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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7 Arthur, Robert A and Cohlmia, Kenneth THE THIRD MARINE DIVISION
Washington, D C Infantry Journal Press 1948 First Edition Hardcover 
This is the First Edition hardcover book published in 1948. The book has a green cloth cover with an Insignia on the front cover and a title on the spine. The end papers are a photography scenes. The book is profusely illustrated with photographs in black and white. There are some colored maps. The text has been edited by Robert T. Vance. There is a color front image of General Alexander A. Vandegrift. The book has a tight binding. There is a hint of bumping to the top corners. There are 400 pages on a glossy weight paper. There are no marks or writing or marks, however - though nearly all the pages are crisp and clean there are some spots and smudges to a some of them mostly t the bottom edges of the pages near the spine. A postage size layer of type is missing from two pages where the pages must have stuck then separated - the text is still readable. ; 8vo; 400 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
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8 Ashburner, Charles A. with Frank A. Hill and Henry Carvill Lewis NOTES ON THE QUATERNARY GEOLOGY OF THE WYOMING-LACKAWANNA VALLEY In Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties
Harrisburg, PA Edwin K. Meyers 1886 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
This is a pamphlet from the Geological Survey of Pennsylvania. Extract from Annual Report for 1885. There are four parts: Description of the Archbald Pot-Holes, Nanticoke Mine Disaster of December 1885, Description of the Buried Wyoming Valley, Between Pittston and Kingston, Description of a New Substance Resembling Dopplerite, from a Post-Glacial Peat-Bog at Scranton. It covers pages 615 through 656. There is a paper cover with the title page on the front and a blank back page. The spine is squared. There is a little discoloration on the paper covers, the interior is clean and well preserved. There are some photo illustrations and maps. ; 8vo  
Price: 45.00 USD
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9 Baker, Robert A. THE BLOSSOMING DESERT A Concise History of Texas Baptists
Waco, TX Word Books 1970 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This appears to be the first edition. It is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in fine condition - tight, bright, very clean and with no marks or writing. It appears to be unread. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. ; 8vo; 282 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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10 Bell, Ernest A. FIGHTING THE TRAFFIC IN YOUNG GIRLS OR WAR ON THE WHITE SLAVE TRADE A Book Designed to Awaken the Sleeping and to Protect the Innocent
Chicago, IL L. H. Waller 1911 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book from approximately 1911; possibly the second edition. The book has a red cloth covering with a faded image of a girl plus titles (plus quotes) on the front cover in black ink. There is also a title on the spine. The book has a tight binding, The covers have a few spots and the corners are slightly worn and bumped. There are no marks or writing on the end papers or anywhere else in the book. Inexpensive paper was used for the printing. There is some discoloration on all the page edges (not soil) . There are illustrations of prints and some photographs. The book chapters are written by an array of authors - some in government service and others from foundations. Some of the illustrations portray the drama and seriousness (as if to sell more books) . There are 26 Chapters. ; 8vo; 326 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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11 Blythe, A. D. THE ARCTIC SHEBA A Tale of the North Country (Signed)
Kansas City, MO Burton Publishing Co. 1948 First Edition Hardcover 
SIGNED. This is a Signed hardcover book with a dust jacket. The author signed the book in pencil on the half-title page. The book is cloth covered and tight, bright, and very clean. There are no other marks or writing. The end papers have a map illustration. The dust jacket has some wear - a few tiny closed tears and some corner wear. It is now protected in a see-through, removable mylar cover. The dust jacket was drawn by Isabel Schreiber. A nice book. ; 8vo; 251 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 22.00 USD
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GENERALS AND BATTLE OF THE CIVIL WAR, Bomberger, A W. (Augustus Wight)
12 Bomberger, A W. (Augustus Wight) GENERALS AND BATTLE OF THE CIVIL WAR
Canton, OH Chisholm Bros. 1891 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book of 28 pages of photos and 20 pages of text. The photos are in a beautiful sepia glossy finish. The text is a non-alphabetical Appendix containing a paragraph or more about the generals and battles. Some of the photos are full page, others contain multiple photos. Some are recognizable - for example, some are photo reproductions of classic portrait paintings. Others are images from the news outlets and books of the times. There is one or two sentences (or a paragraph or list) explaining the image at the bottom of the page. The page count of 48 includes the first and last which are pasted to the inside book covers in place of the usual end papers. The photos are arranged in fold-out accordian style. The text pages open up and down, rather than left and right. Some are loose. , The covers are a dark grey-green cloth with blind-stamped (reverse embossing) filled with gilt. There is a fancy decorative border and title (also in gilt) on the front cover. The contents are in clean and mostly in unworn condition. There are papers inserted between facing photos to keep the photos from sticking to each other. This method has worked, but the buffer sheets are worn because of the fragile paper used. Since the design of the book is fold-outs, there is no typical binding. The book has been handled with care and should last another 100 years if handled with equal care. The value of this book(let) is mostly the striking images as well as the covers and Civil War collector interest. Hard-to-find. ; Oblong 8vo; 48 pages 
Price: 290.00 USD
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13 Clapp, Clyde A. CATARACT Its Etiology and Treatment
Philadelphia, PA Lea & Febiger 1934 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover in very good plus fine condition. No jacket. The book has a tight binding, is clean, with straight corners. The interior end papers, pages, and page edges are in pristine condition except for some underlining on three pages. There are no other marks or writing. The covers are green cloth. There is a faint change in sheen on the front cover. There is hint of cloth wear at the tips of the spine. There are 92 illustrations in black and white. ; 8vo; 254 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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14 Cockshut, A. O. J. TRUTH TO LIFE The Art of Biography in the Nineteenth Century
New York Harcourt Bracbrace Jovanovich 1976 0156913852 / 9780156913850 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Trade edition, softcover book in very good plus condition. This is a very clean, bright, crisp softcover book with only a hint of some spotting on the edges. The cover has one little rub mark and the interior is sharp. The binding is tight.220 pages with an appendix and index. ; 8vo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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15 Cox, James A. A CENTURY OF LIGHT
New York, NY The Benjamin Company, Inc. 1979 0875020623 / 9780875020624 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket  
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is crisp and clean, however there is a closed triangle tear on the rear cover. The dust jacket is now protected from further wear by a see-through, removable mylar cover. This book has been well cared for. ; 4to; 224 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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16 Cuber, , John F. and Robert A. Harper problems of american society: values in conflict (Revised Edition)
New York, NY Henry Holt And Company 1951 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine  
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 496 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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17 Depew, A. M. THE COKESBURY GAME BOOK
NY Abingdon Press 1939 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket  
Bright, tight, clean book with former owner name in ink on front end paper. Three pages with notes in pencil by a former owner. 411 pages of games and drawings. ; 8vo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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18 Deschanel, A Privat ELEMENTARY TREATISE ON NATURAL PHILOSOPHY Part IV. Sound and Light
New York, NY D. Appleton & Company 1874 Hardcover 
This is a flexible hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is a bright brick-red cloth with black title, borders, and decoration on the cover and spine. There is a light touch of wear, but the look is bright. The corners are straight. The end papers are coated. There is a faint hint of a former owner's name lightly stamped in faint colored ink. The pages are very clean and crisp. The book is illustrated with mostly in-text illustrations (from wood engravings) , plus diagrams and drawings. The frontispiece is a rich chromolihthograph showing The Spectra of Various Sources of Light. The book has been translated and edited by J. D. Everett. ; 8vo  
Price: 45.00 USD
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19 Dupont-Sommer, A. THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS A Preliminary Survey
New York, NY The Macmillan Company 1956 Hardcover 
This is a hardcvoer book in a dust jacket. The book is bright, crisp, and very clean. There is a former owner name neatly written on the front free end paper. There are no other marks or writing. The dust jacke is equally crisp and very clean. There is one tiny spot. Photo illustrated and with a map; footnotes and chronological table. This book has been well cared for. ; 8vo; 100 pages  
Price: 24.00 USD
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20 Edwards, A. B. GEOLOGY OF ASUTRALIAN ORE DEPOSITS A Symposium Arranged by a Committee of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
Melbourne, Australia The Office Of The Congress / Australasian Institute 1953 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a first edition hardcover book in a handsome red linen cloth over the covers. There is an emblem of the Fifth Empire Australia Mining and Metallurgical Congress in gilt. There is bright gilt title on the spine. The book is very thick, (1290 pages) . The binding is tight and sturdy, the corners are straight with hint only of a bump to the top corners. There is a faint hint of wear to the tips of the corners and a short closed tear at the bottom of the spine. The interior is clean, including many fold out maps and charts in fine condition. Some in color. There are also many charts, diagrams, drawings. The book appears to be unused, however, there is a former owner (tasteful) bookplate pasted down. This book has been well cared for. Very good plus to near fine. Volume 1.; Vol. 1; 8vo; 1290 pages  
Price: 48.00 USD
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