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801 Flaubert, Gustave HERODIAS
Paris Societe Des Beaux Arts Limited Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Georges Rochegrosse 
This is a Limited Edition hardcover book, illustrated. The binding is tight, the blue-grey cloth covers are generally clean except for a spot on the back cover; the interior is clean. The top edges are gilt. The fore (front) and bottom edges are untrimmed. There is a tasteful former owner bookplate on the front pasted down end paper. There is a trace of a pencil price erasure on the front free end paper. The book is illustrated with a colored etching for the frontispiece and numerous tinted photogravures (photo engravings) within the text. Each photogravure has a tissue guard - some with foxing. The paper used in the book is free of foxing (brown spots - a result of chemical reactions from impurities in the paper or from the environment) . This is Number 180 of a Limited Edition of 550 copies. The artist is Georges Rochergrosse. There is a Preface by Anatole France. The etching was engraved by Champollion. ; Tall 8vo; 118 pages  
Price: 125.00 USD
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802 Fleming, Paula Richardson THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS In Early Photographs
NY Dorset Press 1988 0880292563 / 9780880292566 Third Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
Fine book. Very slight crease to unclipped dust jacket. Very presentable copy. Sharp. Jacket enclosed in protective covering. Co-authored with Judity Luskey. ; Oversize  
Price: 33.00 USD
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803 Flint, Roland SAY IT
Washington, D C Dryad Press 1979 First Edition Softcover Signed by Author
SIGNED. This is a small softcover published by Dryad Press in 1979. It is inscribed and signed on the front half-title page and dated 1-11-79. The book is in near fine condition. There is a tiny faint spot on the front cover and a tiny nick on a bottom corner, plus a scuff to the bottom corner of one page in the interior - now restored and barely noticeable. Tight, bright, crisp, clean with no marks or writing. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 61 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.00 USD
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804 Florman, Samuel C. ENGINEERING AND THE LIBERAL ARTS A Technologist's Guide to History, Literature, Philosophy, Art, and Music.
New York, NY McGraw-Hill Book Company 1968 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 without any marks or writing. The unclipped dust jacket has light edge wear. ; 8vo; 278 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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805 Follen TWILIGHT STORIES The Pedler of Dust Sticks
Boston Lee & Shepherd 1889 Not First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Tight, clean book with light soiling on red cloth back panel cover. Light chipping to front end paper. Delightful copies of wood engravings of children playing and a trans ocean voyage during the Victorian era. Delicate. ; 8vo  
Price: 25.00 USD
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806 Follett, Ken PILLARS OF THE ALMIGHTY
Philadelphia, PA William Morrow And Company 1994 0688128122 / 9780688128128 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by F-Stop Fitzgerald 
This is a First Edition hardcove book in a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, crisp. The covers are clean except for a tiny faint spot on the front and a hint of shelf shading on the bottom edge. The covers are a tight bright white linen. The end papers are a silver foil. The pages are a heavy gloss with black and white plus color photographs, including a double fold-out to four panels. There are no marks or writing on the end papers or pages and the pages are perfectly new looking. There is a light touch of rubbing on the foil. This book has been nicely designed and bound. The dust jacket is a printed vellum with a special finish on the inside of the jacket, possibly for a stained glass bubble effect. The jacket is unclipped. There is just a touch of wear at the top and bottom of the spine and corners. The front and rear inside flaps have slight corner creases. Well cared for. Text by Follett and photographs by f-stop Fitzgerald. Large book: tall 11 1/8", wide 10 1/4". The photos bring the arches and sculpture of the cathedral in Follett's novel (Pillars of the Earth) to the eye. ; 4to; 128 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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807 Folmsbee, Stanley John SECTIONALISM AND INTERNAL IMPORVEMENTS IN TENNESSEE 1796-1845 Special Studies in Tennessee History, No. 1
Knoxville, TN The East Tennessee Historical Society 1939 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
This is a softcover book in near fine condition. The covers are crisp and clean as are the interior pages. The book has a tight binding. There are no marks or writing except for a former owner name in ink on the inside cover. There is a little wear at the bottom corners. The book contains a three panel fold-out map as the frontispiece - it is in fine condition. The book is about the history of financing and aid in Tennessee with a major emphasis on transportation systems. ; 8vo; 293 pages  
Price: 55.00 USD
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808 Ford, Edsel LOVE IS THE HOUSE IT LIVES IN
Fort Smith, AK Homestead House 1965 First Edition Softcover 
SIGNED. This is a softcover book.. The author signed and inscribed the book to poet, Lois Paulsen, and it is dated November 29, 1965. The covers are heavy card stock and there is a paper over wrap illustrated with a town scene in subtle one color brown ink. The book is crisp and clean. There is no wear. There is a trace of a pencil price erasure. There are no other marks or writing. The book has been well cared for. Ford received two poetry awards and was invited to recite selections of his poetry for the Library of Congress. ; 8vo; 25 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 65.00 USD
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809 Ford, Emily Ellsworth Fowler (compiler) and edited by Emily Ellsworth Ford Skeel NOTES ON THE LIFE OF NOAH WEBSTER (TWO VOLUMES)
New York, NY Privately Printed 1912 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a two volume hardcover set without dust jackets. The set was privately printed in New York in 1912. A slip with a note that the book is compliments of the families responsible for printing the work is glued in - Turle, Barr, Williams, Skeel, Ford, Skeel, Jr. Copyright data is not printed. The two volume set is bound in blue cloth with titles on the spine in bright gilt. The covers and spine are brightly fresh in appearance and without wear except for two tiny nicks in the cloth at the front edge of the spine, a very short pen stroke in the upper corner of the front cover, plus a very faint loss of color along the lower vertical spine edge of Volume 1. The free end papers are discolored by offsetting from the pasted down end papers. All other pages are clean. There are no marks or entries. Volume 2 contains an engraved bookplate of Eliot (Thomas Dawes Eliot) . The page edges are untrimmed. Most pages are uncut. Volumes 1 and 2 have 567 and 555 pages respectively. The book is illustrated with photogravures, a half tone reproductions of a silhouette, and a facsimile of a memorandum. An Errata for both volumes is glued in on the last page of Volume 1. There is an addenda, extensive appendices, a checklist of writings, authorities cited, and an index. Printed in Glascow by Robert Maclehose and Co. Ltd. These books have been well cared for and are unusually bright and clean. They are presently wrapped in acetate for additional protection. ; 8vo 
Price: 490.00 USD
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810 Ford, Emily Ellsworth Fowler (compiler) and edited by Emily Ellsworth Ford Skeel NOTES ON THE LIFE OF NOAH WEBSTER (TWO VOLUMES)
New York, NY Privately Printed 1912 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 
This is a very crisp, handsome two volume set of this work. Blue cloth covers with gilt titles - very clean with tight bindings, straight spines and corners, very clean. The pages are very clean and crisp. There is a small printing ink smear on two pages. The end papers have some shading, possibly offsetting from paper laid in. There are no marks or writing, no plates, no former owner entries of any kind. There are portrait and scenic photogravures and engravings throughout. Very well cared for. ; 8vo; Former 490 
Price: 415.00 USD
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811 Ford, J. D. M MAIN CURRENTS OF SPANISH LITERATURE
New York Henry Holt And Company 1919 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book. The book is a dark blue cover with a gilt title on the spine. The book is very clean with a tight binding. There is a former owner name written in small letters on the front end paper. The contents are also clean and crisp. This is about Spanish epics, ballads, dramas, poetry, novels, and high-points of Spanish-American literature. There is a chapter devoted to Cervantes. The book is handsomely wrapped in a see-through, removable acetate cover protector. ; 8vo  
Price: 25.00 USD
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812 Ford, Richard THE LAY OF THE LAND
New York, NY Alfred A Knopf 2006 First Edition Softcover 
This is an Advance Reader's Edition before publication. Softcover in near fine contion. Near fine because of a fine little line at the tip of the bottom of the spine that shows a minimum of wear. . Tight, bright, crisp, clean. Appears to be unread. No creases. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 479 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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813 Ford, William E. DANA'S MANUAL OF MINERAOLOGY For the Student of Elementary Mineralogy, the Mining Engineer, the Geologist, the Prospector, the Collector, Etc.
New York, NY John Wiley & Sons 1929 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a semi-hard cover book (flexible) of maroon-brown leather with a bright gilt title on the spine. Tightly bound bright and clean pages. There is little wear to the covers - a touch of scuffing at the tips of the edges. No tears, no chipping. There is a former owner bookplate with a name and address on the inside cover and another bookplate on the first blank page, unsigned. There are many illustrations in the form of diagrams and photographs in black and white. There are also many tables and lists in the rear of the book. The chapters are titled Crystallography, General Physical Properties of Minerals, Chemical Mineralogy, Descriiptive Mineralogy, Determinative Mineralogy. 476 pages. ; 8vo; 476 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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814 Formanek-Brunell, Miriam MADE TO PLAY HOUSE Dolls and the Commercialization of American Girlhood 1930 - 1930
New Haven, CT Yale University Press 1993 0300050720 / 9780300050721 First Edition Hardcover Signed by Author
SIGNED. This is a First Edtion hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is as new. Tight, bright, crisp, clean. The author signed the book on the title page and it is dated 2-19-98. There are no faults, no marks, no writing. The unclipped dust jacket is equally crisp and clean. Appears to be unread. There are occasional illustrations - mostly photographs. ; 8vo; 233 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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815 Forseman, Robert HIGHER BOOK OF SONGS Books of Songs
New York, NY American Book Company 1926 Hardcover Fine  
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The condition for a hardcover songbook is remarkable. The only fault is a price in small numbers on the rear end paper. Tight, bright, very clean without any other marks or writing. Intended for high schools and advanced music classes. Soft brick red clot covers with black stamped decorative borders in bright ink. The title on the spine is equally crisp. ; 8vo; 400 pages  
Price: 28.00 USD
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816 Forster, E. M. MARIANNE THORNTON 1797 - 1887 a Domestic Biography
London Edward Arnold (Publishers) Ltd. 1956 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition hardcover book with a dust jacket. This book has a tight binding with handsome royal blue cloth. There is a slight variation in intensity on the front cover (as if a spot) , however, the area affected is in the exact shape as the pictorial portrait on the front of the dust jacket. The pages and end papers are very clean and free of marks or writing, however, there is an offset (browning) from the paper of the dust jacket on the end papers. The book has been well cared for, but the materials used have toned the paper and cover. The dust jacket is crisp and clean (unclipped) and there is slight fading on the spine of the book and some small spots on the rear panel. The description sounds severed, but the book looks crisp and well cared for. Stated: First Published in 1956 on the copyright page. ; 8vo; 301 pages  
Price: 68.00 USD
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817 Fosbroke, Gerald Elton CHARACTER READING THROUGH ANALYSIS OF THE FEATURES
New York, NY G, P, Putnam's Sons 1914 Sixth Edition Hardcover 
This is a First Edition, 6th Impression hardcover book in a dust jacket with a copyright date of 1914. There is no dust jacket, probably as issued. The binding is tight, hinges strong. The covers are clean - green cloth with gilte title on the cover and spine - the spine gilt has faded. There are no marks or writing on the interior, including the end papers however, there is a neatly stamped name and address f the former owner at the top of the Table of Contents page. This is a well cared for book. The book if profusely illustrated with drawings of faces and parts of faces - used to illustrated character traits as related to physical appearances. ; 8vo; 193 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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818 Foschini, Antonino PIETRO ARETINO: I RAGIONAMENTI
Milano Dall'oglio 1967 Hardcover Poor  
Tight, bright hardback book has some numbers in pencil on the rear end papers. Interior pages are fine. Aretino was an Italian poet who lived from 1492-1556. He satirized papal indulgences and was considered a whip of the princes. Dialogues in Italian. ; 8vo  
Price: 35.00 USD
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819 Fountaine, Margaret LOVE AMONG THE BUTTERFLIES
Boston Little, Brown & Company 1980 First American Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
Hardcover book with a dust jacket, first American edition. Tight, bright, very clean book. The unclipped dust jacket has a touch of rubbing on the white background. Nicely illustrated book with copies of old photographs and colorful illustrations of butterflies. The book is a result of the discovery of extensive journals kept by a lover of butterflies, travel, exploration, and adventure. ; 8vo  
Price: 24.00 USD
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820 Frances Parkinson Keyes CRESCENT CARNIVAL
New York, NY Julian Messner, Inc. 1942 First Edition Hardcover 
SIGNED. This is a First Edition hardcover book without a jacket, but with parts of the jacket glued into the book.. Signed on the half title page at the top - "Very sincerely yours " Frances Parkinson Keyes' in small letters and in ink. The front illustrated cover has been pasted on the dedication page. The inside flaps of the jacket and the rear panel are pasted in at the rear of the book. The back panel is pasted on the reverse side of the first blank page. The text on the flaps of the jacket are on the two blank pages following. There is a former owner name and holiday name and date written in on the front pasted down end paper in the upper left corner. The end papers are decorated in white on grey paper with the words "If I ever cease to love". There are flourishes and a music bar with notes. The cover is a soft purple with a blind stamped decorative piece in the shape of a hand mirror with and "E' on it - in silber metallic ink. There is a title in the samee metallic ink on the spine. . The text block is still firmly held in the binding in spite of the 807 pages. There are no other marks or writing. The end papers and pages are quite clean and crisp. The page edges are clean except for the bottom for tip which is darkened from resting on the shelf because of the weight of the 807 pages. There is a a small round spot on the top edges. The covers are generally clean. There is a 1/3" closed tear at the top of the spine in the center. There is a little loss of cloth dye at the corners and the vertical edges of the spine. The corner wear is slight. The book will come with an archival, removable and see-through acetate cover. ; 8vo; 807 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 100.00 USD
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