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Public Ledger Almanacs for the Years 1870 through 1877

By: N/A

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, George W Childs: 1877

Seller ID: 14899

Condition: Very Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; The first 8 issues of the Ledger Almanac bound handsomely in half-leather and marbled paper boards. Pictorial covers from the front and rear of each of the 1875 - 77 Almanacs are bound in as well as the front and rear of 1870, rear of 1871, front of 1872, rear of 73 and 74. Pictorial map of Fairmount park appears inside the rear cover of the 1870 issue. Spine in five compartments with four raised bands; title lettering gilt tooled in 2 compart... View more info

Universal-Woerterbuch; Englisch (Englisch-Deutsch / Duetsch-Englisch)

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Berlin, Langenscheidt: 2007

Seller ID: 21801

ISBN: 3468181272

Condition: Fine

48mo 3½" - 4" tall; 640 pages; Bright, snug and clean; no marks. Text in German and English; intended for German speakers learning English. Fine View more info

Student's Practical Dictionary Containing Hindustani Words With English Meaning in Persian Character Urdu - English

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Allahabad :: Bombay, Ram Narain Lal: 1936

Edition: Ninth Edition

Seller ID: 33640

Condition: Very Good-

4to 11" - 13" tall; 622 pages; 9th edition. 4to sized in original thatched green cloth with titles in black. Soundly bound and generally clean copy with expected light general toning to page stock; a few mild instances of worming to the cloth boards, but not through to the endpages or contents. Light shelf rub to cloth at edges with mild crimping at spine ends. VG- ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Black Populism in the United States An Annotated Bibliography

By: Adam, Anthony J. & Gerald H. Gaither

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Westport, CT, Praeger Publishers: 2004

Seller ID: 33812

ISBN: 0313324395

Condition: Good+

Ut with ex-library indications including a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. Mild sunning at spine. Snug with clean text; condition graded down to reflect prior institutional ownership indications but generally about VG. G+ thus; Bibliographies and Indexes in Afro-American and African Studies; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 227 pages; HC in original port red cloth with titles in gilt. Snugly bound with clean contents, but with ex-library indica... View more info

A Checklist of Pennsylvania Newspapers Volume 1 Philadelphia County Prepared by The Pennsylvania Historical Survey Division of Community Service Programs Work Projects Administration

By: Administration, The Pennsylvania Historical Survey Division of Community Service Programs Work Proje

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harrisburg:, Pennsylvania Historical Commission: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15315

Condition: Very Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 323 pages; Paperback in pale blue, title lettered card stock covers. Mild sunning to covers at spine. Expected light toning to page stock. Snug and neat. VG+ View more info

Linguistics and Bilingual Dictionaries

By: Al-Kasimi, Ali

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Netherlands, E J Brill: 1977

Seller ID: 11489

ISBN: 9004047875

Condition: Very Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 131 pages; 1977 E J Brill. HC Bright, snug and clean hardcover. Issued without dust jacket. University Language Dept's small ownership stamp to the front and back end pages. VG+ View more info

The Book of Times; From Seconds to Centuries, a Compendium of Measures

By: Alderman, Lesley

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, William Morrow Paperbacks: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23648

ISBN: 0062074180

Condition: Near Fine

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages; Paperback in pictorial covers. Tight, bright and fresh; text clean and unmarked. Spine ends lightly worn. A very nice edition. NF View more info

Vital Records of Londonderry, New Hampshire: a Full and Accurate Transcript of the Births, Marriage Intentions, Marriages and Deaths in This Town from the Earliest Date to 1910

By: Annis, Daniel Gage & George Waldo Browne

Price: $32.95

Publisher: Bowie, MD, Heritage Books Inc: 1989

Seller ID: 9944

ISBN: 1556132034

Condition: Fine

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 328 pages; Heritage Books trade sized paperback in publisher issued, printed glossy covers. Brigh tight and fresh; no marks. Appears unused and about Fine View more info

Annual Bulletin of the Paperweight Collectors Association, Inc, 1996

By: Association, Paperweight Collectors'; June Morfe, Gay Taylor, John Hawley, Steven Lundbergy; et. al.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Beltsville, MD, Paperweight Collectors Association: 1996

Edition: Limited edtion

Seller ID: 25989

Condition: Near Fine

Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages; Oversize HC in glossy color illustrated boards; spine unlettered, as issued. Bright fresh copy with just mild shelf evidence/rub to glossy surfaces. Contents crisp and fresh. Illustrated with color photographs. NF View more info

Morphy Auctions, Adamstown Antique Gallery ... [Premier Sale], Denver, PA. Friday and Saturday Session, April 9 & 10, 2004

By: Auctions, Morphy

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Denver, PA, Morphy Auctions: 2004

Seller ID: 32750

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 136 pages; Oversize HC in glossy color photo illustrated boards. Handsomely illustrated catalof for the premier sale of the highly regarded Morphy auctions, featuring an extensive offering of vintage toys. Each of the 1160 lots illustrated with a color photograph. Mild shelf tapping to board corners. Appears unread and unperused. Issued without dust jacket. VG++ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited... View more info

Calendars. Rules, Explanations, Contradictions As To Ac. To Correct the Erros of Ns. , Os. , and Am; Ae. -Actian; Am-Present Greek [Etc]

By: Aycrigg, B

Price: $165.00

Publisher: New York, Printed for the Author By E. O. Jenkins' Sons: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31291

Condition: Very Good-

Tab;es; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pages; Paperbound copy in original title lettered wraps over side staple bound text block; spine unlettered, as issued. Contents clean and neat with just expected mild toning. Cover wraps lightly edge toned with a thin swath of shelf soiling along the front edge of the cover and light shelf rub to extremities. Mild wrinling and short closed stress tear to cover material at base of spine. Wrpas appear to have been reglued over the si... View more info

Britten's Old Clocks and Watches and Their Makers; A Historical an Descriptive Account of the Different Styles of Clocks and Watches of the Past in England and Abroad Containing a List of Nearly Fourteen Thousand Makers

By: Baillie, G. H. & C. Clutton and C. A. Ilbert and L. H. Cresswell and F. Janca

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1956

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 20126

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

B&W Photographs and Diagrams; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 518 pages; Oversize HC/DJ. 7th edition, reprinted. Square, sound and clean in original dust jacket. No marks. Light soiling to page block edges. Jacket rubbed at edges with some light handling soil to surfaces and a few small nicks and chips at edges. Illustrate with B&W photographs and diagrams. VG/VG-. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

A Genealogical Record of the Balthasers, 1775-1975

By: Balthaser, James Adam

Price: $59.50

Publisher: York, PA, The Author: 1975

Seller ID: 13200

Condition: Very Good-

Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 273 pages; 1975 [self-published] James Adam Balthaser. Square format paperback in title lettered card stock covers. Saddle stapled binding. Sound clean copy; no marks. Spine slightly rolled and a thin section of pages toward the rear of the book are lightly bumped. Solid and clean. An uncommon Genealogy. VG- View more info

History of the Town of Marlborough Cheshire County, New Hampshire A Facsimile of the 1881 Edition

By: Bemis, Charles A. ; James Dunn (Foreword)

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Marlborough, NH, Frost Free Library: 1974

Edition: Facsimile; Limited edtion

Seller ID: 11894

Condition: Very Good+

B & W photographs, drawings; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 726 pages; 1974 Frost Free Library. Limited edition of 1000 copies, a facsimile of the 1881 original edition. Pictorial paper covered boards and gray cloth backstrip, lettered in silver. Square, solid and neat. Issued without dust jacket. Contents clean and unmarked. Just a touch of superficial shelf/handling evidence to externals. Illustrated with photographs & drawings. VG+ View more info

American Indian Art, Sale # 3486, March 20, 1973, Sotheby Parke Bernet

By: Bernet, Sotheby Parke

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Sotheby Parke Bernet: 1973

Seller ID: 19936

Condition: Very Good

B&W Photographs; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Sale 3486, Property of Robert Ogle. In pictorial wraps. 274 lots, many pictured in black and white. Light shelf soiling to covers; otherwise very neat. VG to VG+ View more info

Le Francais Ecorche (Le Francais Retrouve)

By: Berthier, P. V. ; Jean-Pierre Colignon

Price: $19.85

Publisher: Paris, Belin: 1987

Seller ID: 11812

ISBN: 2701110548

Condition: Fine

(French Edition) ; Drawings; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 251 pages; 1987 Belin. Paperback in glossy, flexible illustrated covers. Bright tight and fresh. Appears unread and about as new. F View more info

The Pittsburg Blue Book 1911; An Elite Directory And Family Register - Edition of 1911 [aka, Pittsburgh Blue Book]

By: Blue Book Publishing Co.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA, Blue Book Publishing Co.: 1910

Seller ID: 26884

Condition: Very Good-

Pictorial ads; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 834 pages; Stout hardcover in original blue cloth with title lettering, pictorial vignette and advertising stamped brightly in gilt to covers and spine. A notable art-deco design ad for the "Safe Deposit & Trust Co." is on the lower board. All edges gilt. Soundly bound and clean; cloth lightly stressed at spine ends; corners lightly bumped with rubbing and trace fray. The binding of the stout volume is a little shaken in ... View more info

Working Press of the Nation 2002: Magazine and Newsletter Directory Working Press of the Nation. Vol 2: Magazines and Internal Publications, 2002

By: Bowker

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Bowker Llc: 2001

Seller ID: haz.al3384

ISBN: 0835244091

Condition: Very Good-

4to 11" - 13" tall; 2002 Bowker; massive softcover in glossy wraps. Crisp, tight and fresh. X-library reference book. Appears never used. Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

The Story of Our Surname, Or, the History of the Title, Bredin: With Some Account of the Individuals Identified by It, Including Various Orthographies and Forms Representing It

By: Bredin, William S.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: S. N., Self-Published: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22641

Condition: Good

4to 11" - 13" tall; 156 pages; [no date given] Circa 1925-29. Self-published; appears to be typewritten mansucript (or an early non carbon type copying process) on good quality paper with print on single side of sheets only. 156 numbered pages. History of the name as found in Lyons, Donegal, Cloncallows and in America. Bound in 1/2 leather and marbled paper covered boards. Latest genealogical date found in the text is 1924. Includes several hand drawn or traced ... View more info

The Kosciuszko Foundation Dictionary English-Polish, Polish-English (English and Polish Edition) : Volumes I, II - Complete

By: Bulas, Kazimierz

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Hague, Mouton & Co.: 1961

Seller ID: 33180

Condition: Good

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1805 pages; Two volume set; Polish - English and English - Polish. Complete. Both volumes soundly bound in original green cloth, though the color of the cloth is not uniform. Ex-library copy with expected but generally light ownership attachments. Sound with clean contents. Good. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info