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Paris La Renaissance Du Livre Softcover 
This is a softcover book with an overwrap and a slipcase. The book has a tight binding and clean pages. There are two names written in: one of the cover with a date and place of Paris - 1911, the other a name and date of Paris - 1933. The cover is a little worn around the paper cover edge and some cover paper is missing on the spine. There is also a small stain near the spine. The overwrap is paper with a wood facsimile design. The interior of the overwrap seems to indicate that the paper is a sample of a wallpaper, however it is printed with the title of this book. The same paper was used on the slipcase. This overwrap has some edge wear and a puncture on the spine. Poets included are: Pontus de Thyard, Joachim du Bellay, Remy Belleau, Etienne Jodelle. The words Pieces Choisies is printed on the title page. There is no date printed anywhere. In French. ; 8vo; 208 pages  
Price: 27.00 USD
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82 LOOMPANICS' GREATEST HITS Articles and Features from the Best Book Catalog in the World
Port Townsend, WA Loompanics Unlimited 1990 155950031x / 9781559500319 Softcover Near Fine 
This is a softcover book in near fine condition. The spine is perfect - no creases, no rolls to the covers, only a tiny crease at the tip of the front (bottom) corner and two pages. The covers are clean as are the reverse sides and all the pages. There eare about five tiny spots on the top edges of the pages. Otherwise, No marks, no writing, no wear except for the tiny crease at the tip. The book is tall (11") wide (8 1/2") , thick, (1") . Bright yellow background to covers with cartoon and paste art in black. Some articles have illustrations in black and white. An anti-authoritarian collection of articles about books. The author / compiler (Michael Hoy) states that he wanted the articles, like the books, to be controversial and unusual. This is the 1990 edition. Well cared for. ; 4to; 300 pages 
Price: 17.00 USD
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83 LOONFEATHER A Magazine of Poetry, Short Prose & Graphics
Bemidji, MN Loonfeather Press 1995 First Edition Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  
Clean, crisp, and bright softcover book. Includes a mini-bio on each of the author-poets. Illustrations by Linda Pearson. ; 8vo; 39 pages  
Price: 14.00 USD
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84 MAELSTROM Spring, 1970
Blacksburg, VA Maelstrom / Virginia Polytechnic Institute 1970 First Edition Softcover Illustrated by James Arnosky 
This is a softcover book with an art paper cover and a stapled binding. It was published by the Student Publication Board each year in February. This is the Spring 1970 edition - Volumen IV, Number 1. The Editor was William N. Colton III. The black and white illustration on the orange cover is by James Arnosky - an award winning iillustratort/artist known for science and nature - it is a frog in armor holding a helmet and riding a seahorse with other figures hiding in the art. Cover is clean and crisp with a faint hint of some fading. The pages are also clean and crisp. No marks, no writing. Fiction, poetry, graphics, and photography. ; No 1.; 8vo; 42 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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85 MANUAL OF THERAPEUTICS Referring Especially to the Products of the Pharmaceutical and Biological Laboratories of Parke, Davis & Company
Detroit, MI Parke, Davis & Company 1910 Flexible leather 
This is a semi-hardcover book with a leather binding and a title in gilt on the front cover. This is the 1910 edition - 643 pages. The covers have wear at the top and bottom of the spine, partly repaired. The end papers have a split on the front hinge. There is a stain on the upper corner of the front end paper. The frontispiece illustration is missing. The pages are unmarked, crisp, and quite clean. The edges of the paper are tinted red. The binding is tight. ; 8vo; 643 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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86 MARITIME PROVINCES: A HANDBOOK FOR TRAVELLERS. A Guide to the Chief Cities, Coasts, and Islands of the Maritime Provinces of Canada, and to Their Scenery and Historic Attractons; with the Gulf and River of St. Lawrence to Quebec and Montreal; Also, Newfoundland and the Labrador Coast.
Boston, MA Houghton, Mifflin And Company 1892 Ninth Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
This is the ninth edition (1892) hardcover ex-library book with full library markings. There are four city plans and only two (out of four) maps according to the Table of Contents. The City Plans are: St. John, Halifax, Quebec, Montreal and the two Maps are: The Basin of Minas and the Old Acadian Land - and - Map of the Saguenay River. All the plans and maps are fold outs of at least three panels. The book is not pretty, but will come with an art paper cover that will allow the book to look good on the shelf. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. The cover is red cloth with a leather grain simulation. The spine is darkened and not quite readable, there are faint library call numbers and a painted dot of yellow and a chip at the top of the spine. There is some darkening around the edges of the ront and back cover and some corner wear.. There Is a title in gilt on the front cover - "Sweeter's Maritime Pronvinces". There is a library pocket pasted down on the inside end paper with a check in/out card which has been stamped several times. The end paper was an advertisement, now covered. There is a blank piece of paper pasted down on the front free end paper (also an advertisement) . There are several pages of interesting advertising at the front and rear of the book - mostly for companies and businesses in Massachusetts. The library name is perforated in pin like dots on some of the front pages. The library name is stamped on all edges. The top edge is darkened. One of the folds in Halifax mas has been repaired with Japanese archival rice-tissue paper. Reading copy, but with an art paper cover for appearance. There are 336 pages including a detailed Index, plus advertising. ; 8vo  
Price: 45.00 USD
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Dijon, France Academie Des Sciences, Arts Et Belles-Lettres De Dijon 1995 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a softcover book in French of writings from the Academie - Dijon for the years 1993 - 1994 - Book 134. The book is tight, bright, crisp, clean. The white background is very clean. No creased on the spine or to the covers or interior. No marks or writing. No wear. Well cared for. This book is a little taller than normal and is heavy because of the glossy, quality paper used in the printing. 544 pages. In French. ; 8vo; 544 pages 
Price: 24.00 USD
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88 MEMOIRS OF BARON DE TOTT CONTAINING THE STATE OF THE TURKISH EMPIRE AND THE CRIMEA, DURING THE LATE WAR WITH RUSSIA. With Numerous Anecdotes, Facts, and Observations, on the Manners and Customs of the Turks and Tartars.
London G. G. J. And J. Robinson 1785 First Edition Hardcover 
This is an ex-library 2 volume hardcover first edition. The book is bound in a maroon cloth library binding. The covers are neat, tight, straight, and clean. The titles on the spine are in gilt, including library call numbers. The end papers are clean except for a library label on the pasted down front end paper. The pages are in good condition - crisp, clean, toning on the tips of the edges. There are library pinhole perforations on the front two blank pages and the title page. There is also a three letter stamp on the reverse of the title page and large library stamps on the bottom edges. A former owner's name is written near the top of the title page in brown ink. Volume 2 has a water mark on the first eight pages in a small space near the top of the gutter. There is a little chipping on the fore edge of the blank papers which appear to have been added in the rebinding. The original 1785 paper appears to be without any tears or chipping. Text in English. A very good reading copy from the original edition. ; Vol. 1/2/2008; 8vo 
Price: 148.00 USD
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Washington, D C U. S. Government Printing Office 1973 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  
Signed letter from Missouri Representative Richard (Dick) Bolling to gift recepient is laid in. Near fine hardcover book records the tributes to Truman delivered in Congress. Good historic perspective of his life and contributions. There is a faint dent in the top edge of this handsome hardback book. Black covers with a bright presidential eagle and a very brigh gilt title on the cover and spine. The interior is very clean. There is an impression from a paper clip that held the letter. 196 pages. ; 8vo  
Price: 28.00 USD
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Taunus & Leipzig Karl Langewiesche Verlag 1930 Softcover Good+ in Good+ dust jacket  
Good plus condition bound in dark blue decorative printed paper wrappers. Includes heavy paper dust jacket in good plus condition. Covers are faded and shelfworn at edges and corners. One small chip at bottom of front cover. Binding is tight and sturdy. Dust jacket chipped at corners of spine, yellowed with age, but pictorial covers are very good. Book of portrait photographs of well-known German cultural figures of the post World War I period. Includes an index with brief biographical overview for each person. Part of "Die Blauen Buecher" series (The Blue Books) . ; 8vo; 112 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
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91 MERCK'S 1901 MANUAL OF THE MATERIA MEDICA A Ready Reference Pocket Book for the Practicing Physician and Surgeon Containing Names and Chief Synonyms (Continued)
New York, NY Merck & Co. 1901 Second Edition Hardcover 
This is a small hardcover book, the second edition, of the Merck Materia Medica, published and printed in 1901. The book has a dark brown cloth cover. The book appears to have been bound upside down. The front cover is blank and the back cover has the Merck's 1901 Manual blind-stamped (reverse embossing) and the words "Property of Hospital Library" is blind-stamped and filled with a copper shade of gilt. The end papers are a pale light green with an advertisement from Merck for subscription to a journal, a place for an owner name (presently blank) and another ad for Merck's 'Analyses' Laboratory with a list of types of material they analyzed, plus the price. The reverse side of the front free end paper has an image of the Merck Building at University Place in New York. The rear pasted down end paper has a bird's eye view rendering of the Laboratories and Works in Darmstadt. The free end paper has a list of some Awards to Merck Products and a note to doctors about recognizing the label Merck uses on its products and cautions doctors to reject products not bearing their label. The last ten pages are advertisements for various products. The book is divided in four parts: Materica Medica (with the first appearance of 'aspirin' named by Bayer approximately two years earlier) ; Approved Formulas; Classification of Medicaments; Miscellany. There is a list of Abbreviations and various extra lists, tables, or paragraphs - Relation of Pulse and Temperatures, Obstetric Calendar, Pulse of Different Ages, Respiration of Different Ages, Metric System, many tables of metric measure; Eruptive Fevers. The book has a tight binding, clean covers, but with some corner wear. The pages are all clean and crisp, one page has a crease. There are no marks or writing - there are NO other signs indicating that this book was from a library - perhaps it was intended for a Hospital, but was rejected or held back. It has been well cared for. (The first edition was 192 pages, two years later, the reference grew to 282 pages. ) Continuation of the sub-title: ........ Physical Form and Appearance, Solubilities, Percentage Strengths and Physiological Effects, Therapeutic Uses, Modes of Administration and Applications, Regular and Maximum of Dosage, Incompatibles, Antidotes, Precuationary Requirements, Etc. Etc, of the Chemicals and Drugs usual in modern medical practice; - a comprehensive collection of prescriptions, embracing also the newer remedies of established merit; - a classification of mendicants; - and miscellany, comprising poisoning and its treatment. Metric system, and tables, Etc. ; 12mo; 282 pages 
Price: 875.00 USD
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Lansing, MI Michigan Civil War Centennial Observance 1963 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
This is a soft cover book in near fine condition. The covers are a heavy stock art paper with a square spine. There is a faint touch of fading at the spine and a tiny curl to the bottom front corner. The cover and pages are very clean. There are no marks or writing. Possibly unread. Definitely, well cared for. ; 8vo; 144 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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This is a large hardcover book about commerical businesses in Kansas City in the 1890's. The copyright date is 1899 (by E. S. Hand) . About half of the book is advertisements and the other half consists of detail about a grand hotel in Kansas City. This book was published about 1900.The covers are beveled book boards covered in cream colored paper vellum. "The Midland Kansas City' is blindstamped and filled in gilt on the front cover. The binding is decorative cord. The end papers are a small flower design in brown ink. The beginning pages are all mostly full page advertisements - many are railroad. The book and the text is intended to honor the construction of the hotel, The Midland, completed in1888. The book is printed on smooth cream paper with brown ink. There are numerous line drawings of the hotel, from a cross section of the floor to the spa, kitchen, front desk, power generator, bathroom, neighboring stores, transportation. Ornate letters of every style are used throughout to start the text. A charming book. The covers show soil, the paper covering at the top and bottom of the spine is chipped. The end papers are clean as are the interior pages. The pages are supple and crisp. All edges are a bright gilt. The cord has been replaced. Approximately 10 1/2 inches high x 10 1/2 inches wide. ; 4to  
Price: 145.00 USD
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Minneapolis, MN Minneapolis-Moline Power Implement Company First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover book that allows the Harvestor user to service their power machine. Each page has a photo of the instruction on the left of the page and text to the right. Each page is titled at the bottom to find the use that is covered - such as sickle keepers, feeder beater, tailing return adjustment. There is no date, but there is a logo and words on the cover - "Keep your war equipment fit and fighting". This is not an office copy, it is a shop copy - there are finger smudges on the cover and the front edges of the pages. It is not pristine. The binding is tight and there are holes that would allow the book (let) to placed in a three ring binder. The text and illustrations are free of smudges. ; 4to; 43 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Minneapolis, MN Bruelheide Bridge Guild 1941 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
This item includes two little books about playing poker. The first was published in Mainneapolis in 1941 by the Bruelheide Bridge Guild; the second by The United States Playing Card Company in Cincinnati, OH. (1959? ) . Both books have a tight binding - stiff paper covers bound with staples. Both show light wear to the cover - small stain on the back cover, a chip at the top of the spine. Quite clean. The interior pages are all clean and crisp except one has an interior page with a crease and has been strengthened with archival tissue paper. The quality of the paper is a little poor which is typical for the years and is starting to darken in one of the books. ; 8vo 
Price: 17.90 USD
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Zurich, Switzerland Edition Stemmle 1999 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Hans Neleman 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book would be considered to be in near fine condition if it weren't for bumping to the bottom front corners. The book cover and jacket background is a bright white that is exceptionally clean. The book binding is tight and the interior is also crisp and clean except for a faint smudge on the rear end paper. There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket is crisp and clean and is unclipped. The only flaw is the bumping to the corners which has also cause a light bump in the bottom pages at the rear of the book. This book has a printed label on the inside front end paper stating that "Pages 48 and 49 have been removed as a result of the subject withdrawing permission". Well cared for except for the bumps to the bottom corners. This book is tall and heavy and may require extra shipping if sent internationally. 13" tall x 10 1/4" wide x 1+" thick. The photograper is Hans Neleman. Others who participated: Pita Turei, Tame Wairere Iti, Nicole MacDonald . ; 4to; 144 pages 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Chicago, IL Merrill Company Publishers 1949 First Edition Softcover 
This is a tall softcover book of simple verse in rhyme on 10 pages including the reverse sides of the covers. Delightful art of children. No author or illustrator named. The book is in very good plus to near fine. There is a tiny loss of color at one corner. Tight, bright, crisp, clean. Well cared for. No marks or writing. 12" tall. ; 4to 
Price: 23.00 USD
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98 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN ARTISTS 62nd Annual Exhibition May 13 - May 30, 1954
New York, NY National Academy Galleries 1954 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover Exhibition Catalog of this association. There are 29 pages of black and white half-tone images of the art, one or two to a page. There is a list of Exhibition Members, Officers, committees, juries, Prize awards, A numbered list of entries for each medium, An Index of exhibitors, and six pages of advertisements at the rear. The cover has soil and darkening near the spine. Stapled binding on green-blue art paper with red ink title and logo on the front cover. The interior pages are on a glossy paper and they are quite clean. No marks, no writing. An insert at the foreword and adjacent page has left a beige shadow offset that covers most of both pages.; 8vo; 74 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Minneapolis, MN Walker Art Center 1978 First Edition Softcover 
This is a tall softcover book without a jacket, as issued. The binding is tight, covers clean, interior clean. There is someT rubbing to the background color. There are no marks or writing. The book was issued in conjunction with the 1978-1979 tour of Noguchi's work starting at the Walker. It is also Desiqn. Quarterly issue 106 and 107. The book is illustrated in black and white, plus some color or tint photographi c images ; 4to  
Price: 23.00 USD
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Springfield, MA McLoughlin Bros. 1953 First Edition Softcover Illustrated by Geraldine Clyne 
This is a single pop-up little book in soft covers with delightful illustrations by Geraldine Clyne. There are pictorial covers on soft paper. The covers open up to a pop-up of Old King Cole sitting on his throne in a palace room setting with musicians. The poem is included. The covers are in very good condition - still clean and crisp with no wear, only a hint of a crease on one corner . The pop-ops are even more crisp and clean - all intact. There is only one pop-up. All in color except for the background of the poem. ; 8vo  
Price: 19.00 USD
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