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61 HOW TO BOX 4 Books in One Health and Strength
Shrewesbury Publishing Company 1921 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover book that contains How to Box by Champion Terry McGovern; How to Punch the Bag by Chamions G. E. And A. R. Keeley; How to Build Muscle by Champion James J. Corbett; How to Breathe, Stand, Walk or Run by J. Gardner Smith, MD. The book is illustrated with line drawings in black and white. The binding is tight. The covers are paper. There is a little bit of the cover paper missing at the top and bottom of the spine. The covers and interior pages are clean. The corners are in very good shape considering the quality of the paper used. The pages of the book are not bright white - they have the beige/tan even toning of paper made with wood pulp, ie, no acid-free paper was used for some books of that period, 1921.The back cover has been used to show other books by the publisher which is shown as the Max Stein Pub, House in Chicago. ; 8vo; 185 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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62 HOYLE'S IMPROVED EDITION OF THE RULES FOR PLAYING FASHIONABLE GAMES: Containing Copious Directions for Whist, Qudadrille, Piquet, (And 29 Other Games Including Chess, Horse-Racing, and Cocking.
New York, NY W. C. Borrodaile 1830 First American Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book in leather with a worn, but interesting spine. The book has two title pages, one with the full list of games (29) , another with a short title in mixed fonts and flourishes. Both are dated 1830. The remainder of the title page that lists all the games is "Together with an Analysis of the Game of Chess, and an Engraved Plate for the Instruction of Beginners. Carefully Revised from the Last London Edition with Several Additions". The Publisher name, date, and address Is the same - W. C. Borrodaile, 1830) . There are two engraved plates with game boards, one is a fold-out. There are several plates that appear to be hand-set. There is a engraved frontispiece of four people at a table each with a fan of cards held in their hands (Engraver - Tuthill) . There is a former owner name in ink at the top of the first title page. The leather covers show wear and a remnant of some tape. The spine is exposed. The cords that form the bands are exposed, the leather from the bottom panel is partially missing, exposing the gatherings (signatures) . The title on the spine is just readable. Other small pieces of the spine leather are missing. Somewhat charming in spite of wear. An old attempt at reinforcement of the interior hinges is suffering from the loss of glue. The page with the frontispiece is partly glued near the hinge. Though the covers are secured, the cords have expanded to form a space gap at the hinge of the front cover. The rear end paper is missing. Some pages have foxing (light brown spots - a chemical reaction within the paper from impurities in the paper or the environment) . The image of the card players serve to create the atmospher in which the book was consulted and add to the charm. Small (5 1/2" x 3" x 1" thick). ; 12mo; 288 pages 
Price: 95.00 USD
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63 HUCKLEBERRY HOUND AND THE DOG-CAT A Huckleberry Hound Pop-Up Book
Manchester, England World Distributors 1974 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a hardcover pop-up book with 4 pop-ups. The pop-ups and the rest of the interior pages are in fine condition. The oorners of the book covers have a little wear at the corners; the top corner has a slight loss of paper. There is a break in the paper of the cover at the spine with no loss of paper. It is now neatly repairedriedNow neatly repaired without any tape. No marks or writing. Clean . Well cared for since the tear in the paper most likely a result of the book design construction. ; 8vo 
Price: 17.00 USD
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New York, NY Thomas Nelson & Sons 1891 Flexible leather Very Good 
This is a miniature sized flexible leather bound book of hymns published in 1891 by Thomas Nelson and Sons and printed at the Oxford Printing Press. This very small book (3 3/4" tall by 2 3/4" wide) has a tight binding. It is a dark brown smooth leather over paper (instead of book boards) making it quite flexible. One peice of leather is used to cover the front, spine, and rear. Two corners have micro edge wear on the corners. There is some scuffing to the leather that can be covered with a professional application of leather dye-polish. All edges are gilt and slightly worn. The pages are crisp and clean. There are no marks of writing and no stamps or adhesive of any kind. Used, but also well cared for such a fragile book. The font is small. The paper is thin, but strong. All pages and songs are separately numbered. There is an Index of First Lines at the rear and a Table of Contents at the front. . ; 64mo 3" - 4" tall; 440 pages 
Price: 49.00 USD
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New York, NY Edwin N. Appleton, Inc. 1918 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a flexible hardcover book in a dark brown cloth cover and some slightly dulled title on the cover in gilt. The spine is blank. The covers are fairly clean, but there is some corner wear. The pages are clean, but there are former owner name and doodles on the end papers. The name, I. Rosenberg, is writtten several times. The preface contains a statement that this edition was printed on September 12, 1918. The content is in English and is mostly text with some diagrams. ; 12mo; 1918 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Rome, Italy 1988 Softcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket  
Would be fine except for a trace of pencil erasure on the front free end paper and a hint of a bump on the lower front corner. This softcover book is smartly designed with its own dust jacket in a quality mauve art paper. It is clean inside and out. The binding is tight and the appearance is crisp and new looking. This is a book about the 44 volumes of the work that records the history and culture of Italy. It provides background information on the preparation of the work, the Institution that holds it, and ongoing dialogue, conferences, language and cultural edcation programs. The book is in English and is illustrated in color. 141 pages. ; 4to  
Price: 30.00 USD
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67 INSTRUCTIVE AND CURIOUS EPISTLES, FROM CATHOLIC CLERGYMEN OF THE SOCIETY OF JESUS In China, India, Persia, the Levant, and Either America, Being Selections of the Most Interesting of Of the "Lettres Edifiantes. "
Dublin T. O'Gorman 1839 Hardcover 
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket. The covers are bound in red cloth (BAL A) with elaborate gilt decoration on the covers and spine. The ttile on the spine is Letters of the Jesuits. All edges ae gilt. The covers are clean with minimal wear. The book is tightly bound. The interior pages are very clean and don't show wear. There is a small private library stamp of a Reverend and two stamps of a small college on the end papers. There is also a former owner name in pencil and about 209 pages with lightly bumped corners. There is a Dedication page, The Translator's Preface, and the Epistles. ; 8vo; 373 pages 
Price: 140.00 USD
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68 IS WILLARD FILLMORE AN ABOLUTIONIST? The Agitation of Slavery. Who Commenced and Who Can End It. Buchanan and Fillmore Compared.
Boston, MA American Patriot Office 1856 Softcover 
This is a booklet that has been placed in a custom cover with two minor ex-library numbers. The title page of the American Patriot Office in Boston precedes a forword providing background to the article. The article is 29 pages, printed in Washington at a government printing office dated 1856. This is original 1856 publication, not a reprint. The booklet is neat, crisp, and clean with small, modest ex-library stamps at the top and bottom of the foreword and ink mark at the bottom edges. A light blue art paper cover has been made for the article and the original binding perforations were used for a new cord binding. Well cared for and now protected. ; 8vo; 31 pages 
Price: 155.00 USD
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69 ITALIANS TO AMERICA Lists of Passengers Arriving At U. S. Ports
Wilmington, DE Scholary Resources 2001 0842028439 / 9780842028431 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket (as issued) . The book is in fine conditon - tight, bright, crisp, and very clean. There is no wear to the covers or interior. The end papers, page edges, and pages are crisp and bright. The book appears to be untouched. Quality binding and condition. ; Passengers Arriving At New York May 1899-November 1899; Vol. 13; 8vo; 481 pages 
Price: 48.00 USD
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70 JAPAN The Nagel Travel Guide Series
New York, NY Mc-Graw Hill Book Company 1965 Hardcover 
This is a handsome red cloth hardcover guide book from 1965 with bright gilt titles. The book is quite thiick. There are many fold out maps that appear to be in fine contion except for one that has a small crease. Bright, tight, clean, crisp. There are no marks or writing. Ribbon place mark. Well cared for. Request postage quote if being shipped internationally. ; 8vo; 1109 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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71 JEAN DUBUFFET Monuments Simulacres Praticables
Walker Art Center And Air France ... More 1973 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover book published for an Exhibition of Dubuffet in 1973 at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. The Exhibition was co-sponsored by Air France and L'Association Francaise d'Action Artistique. The Exhibition dates were 4 February through 18 March 1973. The cover is the image of Monument Au Fantome. The inside cover is a sitting portrait. There are two full page images in color (the cover is also in color. All other pages have single and multiple images in black and white on the other pages. There is a chronological list of his Exhibitions and a Checklist with detail. A list of Trustees and Members of the Art Center is listed on the inside back cover. Tight, bright, crisp, clean. No marks, no writing, no wear. Well cared for. ; 8vo; 20 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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72 JIM DINE New Paintings February 5 - March 5. 1998 Pace Gallery (Portfolio)
New York, NY The Pace Gallery 1988 First Edition Softcover 
This is a portfolio of removable images of Dine paintings held in a pocket of the portfolio. There is a also fold-out for text equivalent to about three pages written by Carter Ratcliff. There are serveral horizontal paintings, one as long as 204 inches, therefore the images of the paintings have been folded to fit and can be opened to display each. Some paintings fit single pages. There are images for ten paintings. The portfolio is a simple white glossy cardstock with an image of one of the paintings on the front panel. The contents are on the same stock. This item has been well cared for. Clean, crisp, without wear or marks except for a slight slant to the unsupported spine that contains the Dine and Gallery names. Tall, wide, and light weight. 11 x 9 x 1/2". May require extra postage because of the size if shipped internationally. ; 8vo 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Philadelphia, PA Town Printing Company 1903 Hardcover 
This is a softcover book with a very detailed account of the proceedings of this gathering. There are transcripts of the speeches, lists of various kinds of members for various purposes, an accounting of membership, fiscal reports, and reports from the members by state and by objectives. In addition to the lists and text, there are a number of graphs, some that fold out. A new wrapper has been made for the book using a complimentary color or archival art paper. A title has been added. The pages at the beginning and end of the pages show wear at the corners, some curls of the tips, and some creases. There are some pencil notes on the front page. The binding is tight. The interior pages are clean and in good condition. There is a piece of ephemera laid in - a line drawing that appears to be a page from a book. There is a name written in pencil on the reverse side with some rank or division (? ; 8vo; 380 pages  
Price: 35.00 USD
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Atlanta, GA Turner Publishing, Inc. 1994 1570360626 / 9781570360626 Third Edition Hardcover Fine Illustrated by Brian Froud 
This is a hardcover book without a dust jacket (as issued) . The soft cushioned simulated antique book covers are in fine condtion. The interior end papers and pages are very clean and crisp. There are no marks or writing. The last pages are still wrapped in a band. The die-cut fairy Is present. Beautifully and fantastically illustrated by Brian Froud. ; 4to 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Minnetonka, MN Land O Lakes / Cy Decosse Incorporated 1994 First Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
This is a hardcover book without a jacket (as designed) . The covers are durable, the binding is tight, the book is in gift condition. Very clean, pristine, crisp. No marks or writing. No soil. No wear except for a very faint slight surface scratch on the cover. The paperback edition is a little hard to find; this hardcover edition is less easy to find. The cover has a close up of two cookies with M & M's on the top of the cookies. There is a metallic gold foil label with the logo and words Land O Lakes Collectors Series at the center top of the book (not worn) . Many full page and page and a half close-up color photographs in nicely arranged backgrounds of table settings, boxes, trays, trees, holidays. ISBN in the book is 08675739544. ; 8vo; 128 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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76 LANDING PARTY MANUAL United States Navy 1950 (Chapter 2 Drill)
1950 Hardcover 
This is a firmly bound Chapter Two of this Manual that includes instruction s for a commander to move troops in orderly process and as a learning tool for new commanders. There are 8 sections: General, Individual Instruction without arms, Individual with arms, Drill - Squad, Drill - Platoon, Drill - Company, Formation of the Battalion, Formations of the Regiment. The cover is two stiff boards that are a beige with a grey book binding cloth at the spine. The book is bound with metal fasteners. The book is very presentable on the shelf as the cloth at the spine is clean and without wear. The boards have some spotting and darkenting (acidic reaction to contents of the board used to make the book covers) . The interior pages have a glossy finish. They are clean and crisp, but with a light mustiness. The former owner dren blue ink circles around the numbers for the various parts Section - exampe - 2-40, 2-41, etc. The book is iIlustrated with black and white half-tone photos and a diagrams. The metal fasteners have lost their finish. There is a former owner name on the inside of the front cover with a Room number. Sturdy. There are no other marks or writing. ; 8vo; 90 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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New York, NY Robert Miller Gallery 1993 0944680437 / 9780944680438 First Edition Softcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a (mostly) softcover book. The covers are paper with a heavy stock paper over-jacket. The white covers and over-jacket are pure white and still very clean. There is a hint of a crease at the rear bottom corner. The photographs of the painting are in color. Text-interview by Richard Howard. Organized by John Cheim. This catalogue was published for the exhibition at the Robert Miller Gallery.; 4to  
Price: 25.00 USD
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78 LES GUIDES BLEUS FRANCE 1959 Sous La Direction De Francis Ambriere
Paris Librairie Hacehtte 1959 Hardcover 
In French. This is a hardcover/flexible book in a dust jacket that would be considered in very good plus and near fine condition if not for a former owner name on the end paper and a French name in ink on the title page. The binding is tight, the book looks crisp and it is clean. There is a little fading of the gilt on the cover and two possible tape marks on the inside of the dust jacket. The dust jacket is fresh and clean. There is a faint touch of some edge wear in places. Not clipped. There are two ribbon markers to hold a place in the book - in new condition. There are 1049 pages and there no other marks or writing. Well cared for. The book covers many places in France with detail and small maps set with in the text. The end papers have maps. There is a lengthy and detaile d alphabetical index. In French. This book is heavy and thick and could require a little extra postage if shipped internationaly. ; 8vo; 1049 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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79 LES NOUVEAUX MAGASINS DU "PRINTEMPS" Edite Par Le Printemps a L'Occasion De L'Inauguration De Ses Nouveaux Magasins
Paris Nouveaux Magasins Du Printemps 1924 First Edition Flexible covers Illustrated by Drian 
This is a program souvenir for the inauguration of the store after reconstruction in 1924. There are seven full page illustrations by the artist Drian in black and white and a preface and tribute - comments by Laguionie & Cie. , H. Gordon Selfridge, M. Jean-Louis Audoyer, and M. P. Vanginot. The illustrations are back to back with the text. There is a double spread in the center with a wide view of the exterior of this striking architectural building. The other illustrations are of very stylish shoppers and employees and one is a view of two woman on the terrace with the cupola in the background. The pages are bound portfolio style and enclosed in a faux leather cover made from heavy paper smoothed to provide gloss and then embossed to represent a faux tooled design.. There are three shapes in green and black ink - a border band which surrounds a diamond shape band which then surrounds a circular design. The back ground color is a yellow beige. Nearly all the surface is covered to replicate a leather tooled binding. The pages are all crisp and clean, however there is a remnant of a rust stain on the first two pages at the top right corner that has the shape of a round paper clip. There may have been business cards secured to the top edges. The faux leather cover for the portfolio has visible wear at the top and bottom of the spine. The card stock backing board is exposed, i. E. , the corners are missing. . The front corners and edges have a touch of wear. The covers are clean. There are no marks or writing on the pages or the portfolio cover. ; Folio; 16 pages 
Price: 88.00 USD
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80 LES PLUS BEAU DISCOURS DE GAMBETTA Avec Une Notice Biographique Et Critique, Par F. Crastre
Paris Edtions Du Centaure Softcover 
This is a softcover french wrappered book with a glassine overwrap. This is from the series Les Grand Orateurs Republicains. This book is in French. The covers are clean except for a trace of a pencil price erasure. There is slight edge wear and a tiny puncture on the spine. The interior pages are very clean. No marks or writing. All pages separated. The glassing overwrap has some wear - closed tears. The book has a new, lightweight, archiva, see-through, removable mylar cover protector. The material used for the covers is art paper in somewhat aged beige tone. Circa 1950. This book is in French. ; 8vo; 290 pages  
Price: 33.00 USD
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