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1721 Ramanujan, A. K. THE STRIDERS Poems
London Oxford University Press 1966 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket  
Fine condition hardcover book in very good condition dust jacket. Green cloth with bright gilt on spine. Tight, bright, and clean. Dust jacket is crisp, bright, and clean, but edgeworn on top edge. Sunned and lightly wrinkled along spine. A poetry book society recommendati on. The first collection of poems published by this Indian expatriate in America, who taught Linguistics at the University of Chicago. ; 8vo; 52 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
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1722 Rand, Ayn THE FOUNTAINHEAD
Indianapolis, ID Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. 1943 Hardcover 
This is an early printing hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is bound in a handsome greyish blue. The gilt title on the spine is weak and lightly present. The gilt on the front cover is brighter, easier to read, and just a little rubbed. The copyright page does not have any printings listed. It has the two paragraphs with the disclaimer about 'any real person or event'. The name Ayn Rand is printed below the paragraphs with a date of March 10, 1943. There four type errors present: . Page 9 shown as page o; Page 321/5 spelled refrrd; Page 381/4 - the G in G W is small' Page 480/2 has the spelling Domininque. The book is tight, bright, crisp, clean with no marks or writing except for a tiny line drawn on the top of the text block. There are a few very faint spots on page 22 and a tiny crease on page 699, most likely creased while binding. The covers are very clean and crisp without wear. The top and bottom of the spine ends curve in slightly towards the text block. All the other interior pages are crisp and clean - on lightweight paper. There is a thin design drawn across the top of the text block with light graphite. Well cared for. There is no jacket. ; 8vo; 754 pages 
Price: 95.00 USD
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1723 Rand, Edward Kennard FOUNDER OF THE MIDDLE AGES
Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press 1928 First Edition Hardcover 
This is the 1928 First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The content is taken from the lectures by the author delivered at the Lowell Institute in 1928. The lectures focus on four individuals: St. Ambrose, St. Jerome, Boethius, St. Augustine (with Dante) and several other chapters bringing it together. Indexed. The book would be near fine if not for a former owner name stamped on the end papers under the dust jacket flaps. Tight, bright, clean in red cloth covers A little foxing on the end papers. No other marks or writing. Fore-edges untrimmed, top edge gilt a little dulled. The dust jacket is a soft paper that has corner wear, a tear, a crease and some smudging. It is now protected in a see-through, removable mylar cover. The former owner name on the book is Herbert Ganter who was the archivist at The College of William and Mary. ; 8vo; 365 pages  
Price: 27.00 USD
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1724 Randall, D. A. THE HANDWRITING OF GOD IN EGYPT, SINAI AND THE HOLY LAND Records of a Jouney from the Great Valley of the West to the Sacred Places of the East
Philadelphia John E. Potter And Company 1867 Hardcover 
This is the 1867 edition of two works bound as one. There are 359 pages for Egypt and Sinai and 355 pages for the Holy land. There are two title and copyright pages. Each has a frontispiece - one is a portrait of Randall, the other a scene - both with tissue cover overlays. Each work is illustrated with reproduced scenes and maps. The cover is leather and marbled boards. The binding is in very good condition - just a touch of corner wear (now polished) . Tight and soundly structured. The end papers are marbled. There is a label in the upper left corner of the pasted down end paper indicating that the book was once sold by Goodspeed (From Great Western Publishing Agency Goodspeed & Co. There is a second label in the center of the front pasted down end paper indicating that the book was once in the collection of Rev. Jewel I. Pickett. All the pages are quite crisp and clean, but with light, occasional foxing. Well cared for. ; 8vo 
Price: 80.00 USD
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1725 Randall, J. G. LINCOLN THE PRESIDENT Midstream
Portland, OR Dodd, Mead & Co 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket  
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, a faint bomp to the bottom cornres, clean cover, clean end papers and pages. There is a touch of color loss at the extremities. There are no marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket has edge wear and some closed tears, but it now protected in a see-through, removable, mylar protector and looks quite crisp with its contained wear. ; 8vo  
Price: 14.00 USD
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1726 Randle, Rosalind ROSE'S AGA RECIPES
Gloucestershire The Whittington Press 1984 Second Edition Hardcover Fine Illustrated by Judity Verity 
This is the second edition imited to 250 copies from the small press publisher, The Whittington Press, in Gloucestershire, GB. (It appears to editions were published in 1984 - one of 35 copies (signed and in a box) , another of 250) This small hardcover book has a red tartan cloth cover and a horizontal oval paper label printed in red with the title, author, and publisher name. The end papers are a matching red. The paper is hand moulded in a neutral beige-gray. The book is illustrated in six linocuts by Judithy Verity and printed in red ink (blank on the reverse) . There is a frontispiece of the stove referred to in the title - the AGA - with a sleeping dog in front of it. Each chapter is preceded by an illustration - Soups, Main courses, Puddings, Cakes, Salads. The last page includes this: "250 copies printed in 11-point Bell type on Zerkall Silurian mould-made paper. Thirty copies are hand-colored by the artist. Bound by Smith Settle. Date 1984." This book is unsigned and unnumbered. The book is in fine condition - tight, bright, crisp, clean. There are no marks or writing. The book shows no wear. Well cared for. ; 12mo; 44 pages 
Price: 85.00 USD
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1727 Randolph, Mary LOVE LETTERS FROM THE NILE
New York, NY The Knickerbocker Press 1910 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by F. Perlberg 
This is the first edition hardcover book published in 1910. The book has a tight binding, green cloth cover with a river scene in black and Egyptian stylized flower and rive scene accents in light blue ink. The title in the spine is in gilt and the cloth has darkened. The rear covers has some spots; the front cover is clean. There is a touch of cloth fraying at the very tips of the cornres. The end paper as a bookplate of George Young Hull who is supposed to be connected to the Hull House in Chicago. There is another former owner gift note on the other end paper with a love greeting (dated Dec 16, 1910. . The interior pages are clean and crisp. The book has full page illustrations by F. Perlberg. ; 8vo; 205 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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1728 Raoul, Bill STOCK SCENERY CONSTRUCTION HANDBOOK
Shelter Island, NY Broadway Press 1990 0911747230 / 9780911747232 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
This is a large softcover book in very good condition. The white background of the covers is quite clean and without marks or writing. The interior pages and end papers are very clean. There is a little corner wear. Profusely illustrated with diagrams and instructions. ; 4to  
Price: 18.00 USD
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1729 Rapoport, Anatol OPERATIONAL PHILOSOPHY Integrating Knowledge and Action
New York, NY Harper & Brothers 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good- dust jacket  
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, clean with no marks or writing other than the last name of a former owner written in pencil on the front free end paper. The dust jacket has chips and edge wear, but is protected from further wear in its see-through, removable mylar cover. ; 8vo  
Price: 18.00 USD
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1730 Ratner, Rochelle BEARING LIFE Women's Writings on Childlessness
New York, NY The Feminist Press At The City University Of New York 2000 155861236x / 9781558612365 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book and jacket are in fine condition - tight, bright, crisp, and very clean. The book appears to be unread. ; 8vo  
Price: 15.00 USD
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1731 Raverty, Major H. G. TABAKAT-I-NASIRI: A GENERAL HISTORY OF THE MOHAMMADAN DYNASTIES OF ASIA Including Hindustan from A. H. 194 [810 A. D. ], to A. H. 658 [1260] and the Irruption of the Infidel Mughals Into Islam by the Maulana, Minhaj-Ud-Din, Abu='umar-I-'usman
London Gilbert & Rivington 1881 Hardcover 
This is an ex-library hardcover two volume set of this work published in English in 1881. 'Translated from the original Persian transcripts' . "Bibliotheca Indica: A Collection of Oriental Works, published by The Asiatic Society of Bengal. " The binding is firmly bound in a quality library cloth in black with a library title and call numbers in gilt on the spine. The covers are very clean and in good condition. There are librarian notes in pencil and a stamp on the title page of each volume. There is a pin dot puncture with the name of the library on the first few pages. The library name is also stamped on the bottom edge of each volume and there is a library book plate in each. Both volumes are firmly bound. The interior pages are clean, but there are a few pages with light pencil underlining. The font size and ink impression are very good. There are no other marks or writing on the end papers or the pages. The top edges have been brushed. The fore edges are untrimmed and dusty. The bottom edges are stamped. Preface, Memoir of the Author, Author's Preface and Dedication, Contents, Additional Notes and Emendations. Errata, Introduction, content, Appendix. Heavily footnoted. Publisher pages at the rear of the book promote other works and publications. Volume 1 content = 718 pages. Volume 2 content = 576 pages. Collation on request. ; Vol. 1/2/2009; 8vo 
Price: 175.00 USD
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1732 Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan THE MARJORIE KINNAN RAWLINGS COOKBOOK Cross Creek Cookery
London Hammond, Hammond & Company 1960 Hardcover 
This is a First Hammond, Hammond & Company Edition Edition published in London in 1960. The true first edition was published 1942. This book is a hardcover with a dust jacket, both in very good condition. The book is tight, bright and clean, however there is some fading to the top of the spine and covers. There is a very faint trace of a pencil price erasure on the otherwise pristine end papers. There are no marks and writing. - well cared for. The dust jacket is equally crisp and clean with some rubbing to the color layer of the jacket on the upper front panel. The inside flap is price clipped. There is a tiny bookseller and price label on the same inside flap towards the top. The book was previously sold by 'Tro Harper' at 140 Powell in San Francisco for $1.00. There is an Erratum pasted in at the end of the Table of Contents. This book is by the author of The Yearling and Cross Creek. ; 8vo; 192 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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1733 Rawson, Claude SATIRE AND SENTIMENT 1660 - 1830
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1994 0521383951 / 9780521383950 First Edition Hardcover Fine+ in Fine dust jacket  
SIGNED This is a signed/inscribed First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing other than the. Inscription which is to Arnold Stein (Professor) . The dust jacket is equally crisp and very clean. The book has been well cared for. ; 8vo; 309 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 35.00 USD
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1734 Ray, David & Farnsworth, Robert M. , editors RICHARD WRIGHT: IMPRESSIONS AND PERSPECTIVES
Ann Arbor University Of Michigan Press 1973 0472061895 / 9780472061891 Softcover Very Good+  
Trade paperback in very good plus condition. Tight binding. Clean inside and out. Crisp, square corners. One page corner was folded down. Faint crease on spine side of front cover. Covers are slightly yellowed with age, but overall remarkably well preserved. ; 8vo; 207 pages  
Price: 15.00 USD
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1735 Redman, Stephanie A. TAKING THE LEAP INTO NEW MEDIA
Cincinatti, OH North Light Books 1999 0891349537 / 9780891349532 First Edition Softcover Fine  
This is a large size softcover book in a self dust jacket (with foldover flps) . Beautifully illustrated in color. Tight, bright, crisp, and very clean. Appears to be unread. 15 top print designers share how they reinvented their businesses to expand into multimedia and the web. Case studies. ; 4to  
Price: 18.00 USD
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1736 Reed, John Shelton MY TEARS SPOILED MY AIM AND OTHER REFLECTIONS ON SOUTHERN CULTURE
Columbia, MO University Of Missouri Press 1993 082620886X / 9780826208866 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
Fine hardcover book in fine dust jacket. Tight, bright, clean, never read. Like new. Reed provides insight into southern culture by analyzing country music lyrics, Playboy models, and more. ; 8vo; 148 pages  
Price: 19.00 USD
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1737 Reed, Walter and Victor C. Vaughan and Edward O. Shakespeare REPORT ON THE ORIGIN AND SPREAD OF TYPHOID FEVER IN U.S. MILITARY CAMPS DURING THE SPANISH WAR OF 1898
Washington, D C House Of Representatives 1904 Hardcover with no dust jacket  
Volume 1. This book is disbound - the covers are separated from the text block and only 2/3 of the spine remains. The contents are in good shape in that the pages are clean and the fold-out diagrams appear to be untouched. There is some slight fore-edge wear on a few pages. One of the free (marbled) end papers is missing. This is only a reading/reference copy. Could be preserved in an archival box, as is. The leather and marbled boards show wear. Heavy book - 721 pages. ; 4to  
Price: 340.00 USD
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1738 Reeve, Franklin D. CONTEMPORARY RUSSIAN DRAMA
New York Pegasus 1968 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket  
Hardcover book with a dust jacket. Would be fine except for check marks on the table of contents and two numbers written in. Bright green cloth covers, white end papers, very clean pages and edges. The unclipped dust jacket has edgewear and rubbing. Jacket looks bright in see-through, removable mylar protective just jacket cover. Preface by Victor Rozov. Five plays by Rozov, Pogodin, Shvarts, Panova, Zorin. ; 8vo  
Price: 16.00 USD
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1739 Reich, Hanns CHILDREN OF MANY LANDS
New York Hill And Want 1958 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Tight, solid book with worn cloth spine. Some foxing on end papers. Bookplate. Former owner name on front free end paper. Wonderful photography of children 'round the world. ; 4to  
Price: 14.50 USD
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1740 Reid, Edith Gittings THE GREAT PHYSICIAN A Short Life of Sir William Osler
London Oxford University Press 1931 First Edition Hardcover; Second Printing 
This is a 1931 hardcover book in a dust jacket. This is a handsome book in well cared for condition, but with three pages with underlining in red pencil and a former owner name and place on the front, pasted down end paper beneath the jacket flap. The covers are in very clean, crisp brown cloth with a bright gilt logo of the publisher and a bright gilt title on the spine. There are no other marks or writing. The dust jacket is an art paper cover by the publisher with a portrait of Osler and and orange and black ink boder with title on the front cover and spine. There is a short closed tear on the rear panel. There are some photos in black and white. ; 8vo; 299 pages  
Price: 28.00 USD
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