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Bacon's "Midget" Map - Central and West London

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, G. W. Bacon and Company:

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 002366

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Corners bumped, front board and spine sunned, a little soiling. Text part of the guide (including street index) starting to pull away from spine. Fold-out, color map in very good condition. No publication date listed, but it appears to date from between the world wars. Copyright K-2212 printed on map.; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

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Notes on the Harvard Tercentenary

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002925

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Spine slightly slanted, darkened, corners bumped, moderate edge wear, chipping, a little rubbing, deckled edges. An attractive copy. "This brief volume of notes on the Harvard Tercentenary, including the poems and a few of the speeches which were read or delivered during the three Tercentenary Days . . ."; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Audels Questions and Answers for Electricians Examinations for All Grades

By: Anderson, Edwin P.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Theo. Audel & Co.: 1950

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 004073

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


238 pp., 29 tables, 50 figures, mathematical formulae. Corners slightly bumped. A clean, attractive copy. A question and answer format for preparation for electricians' exams covering the National Electrical Code, Questions and Answers for License Tests, Ohm's Law with Applied Examples, and Hook-Ips for Motors, Lighting & Instruments.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Illustrated History of the World: An Encyclopaedia of Events from Pre-Historic Times Up to the Present Day

By: Arundale, Rosemary and Mertz, Tony (translators)

Price: $13.75

Publisher: Manchester, Great Britain, Cliveden Press: 1969

Seller ID: 004841

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


219 pp. A history of the world extensively illustrated with color and black and white drawings, photographs, and reproductions. Pictorial cover with no jacket, apparently as issued. Some staining on top edge which has lightly affected a few pages. Text is just starting to darken but in very good shape. Contents: Prehistory; First Great Civilisations; Mediterranean World; Far East; Wars of the Antiquity; Roman Imperialism; Barbarous Invasions; New Empires; Awakeni... View more info

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The Atlas of the Living World

By: Attenborough, David; Whitfield, Philip; Moore, Peter D.; Cox, Barry

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1989

Edition: Apparent First Edition

Seller ID: 003401

ISBN: 0395494818

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


220 pp., index, charts and further reading. Spine slightly slanted, ex-library w/ 2 small stamps. DJ in protective cover taped to boards. A bright, attractive copy. A beautifully illustrated reference book of natural history/ecology of the living world. Each section begins with an introduction by David Attenborough. Sections include: "Global Patterns: The shape of the living world," "Habitat Patterns: The realms of nature," "Niche Patterns:... View more info

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English History Through Historical Novels

By: Bridgers, Emily

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002424

Condition: Very Good+


50pp, references, additional reading, directory of publishers. Red wraps with a little darkening, corners bumped, staples rusted but paper is not discolored. University of North Carolina Library Extension Publication, Vol. XXII, No. 4. July 1957.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The South in Biography

By: Bridgers, Emily

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002427

Condition: Very Good


48pp, bibliography, list of references. Tan wraps with corners bumped and a little darkening, minor edge wear, staples rusted but no discoloration. A solid copy. University of North Carolina Library Extension Publication, Vol. XV No. 4, July 1950.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Pocket Dictionary of Signing

By: Butterworth, Rod R.; Flodin, Mickey

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New York, Perigee Books: 1987

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 005650

ISBN: 0399513477

Condition: Very Good-


Minor edgewear, 3/4" scuff mark on front. Text is bright, clean and unmarked. "Here is the first pocket guide to American Sign Language (Ameslan) available today. Arranged in an alphabetical, easy-to-use dictionary form, it contains 450 signing entries with accompanying directions and illustrations."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall View more info

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A Primer of Social Statistics

By: Dornbusch, Sanford M. & Schmid, Calvin F.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1955

Seller ID: 006097

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Spine somewhat slanted, minor edgewear, PO name inside, underlining on a few pages. A clean, bright copy.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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First Reader for Antique Collectors

By: Drepperd, Carl W.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1947

Seller ID: 006157

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


274 pp., glossary and index, black and white illustrations. Boards a bit bowed, some edgewear and bumping, PO name inside. Text is clean and unmarked. A first handbook for the American antique collector covering everything from settles and settees to pressed glass and children's toys.; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

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Theory and Practice of Psychological Testing (Third Edition)

By: Freeman, Frank S.

Price: $3.48

Publisher: New York, Holt Rinehart & Winston: 1962

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 006098

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Underlining and highlighting, spine a little curved. Text still bright and glossy.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Cornell Conferences on Therapy [set] Vol. 1 - 7

By: Gold, Harry M.D. (Managing Editor)

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005453

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Seven volume set, published 1946, 1947, 1948, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1955. xix + 322, xx + 354, xx + 337, xxi + 342, xxi + 299, xxi + 287, xxiii + 263 pp. Orange cloth boards with black lettering, all volumes are first editions with no dust jackets. Spines a bit slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear. Vol 1-3 have a tasteful book plate on the front end paper, all volumes have some browning but no markings, underlining, or notes to the text. Starting with Volume 4, each volu... View more info

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Adventures in Reading, 26th Series - Reading for Pleasure

By: Hopkins, Mary Cutler

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002425

Condition: Very Good


28pp, bibliography, additional readings. Red wraps, corners bumped, some edge wear and darkening, chipping along spine, staples rusted but pages not discolored. University of North Carolina Library Extension Publication, Vol. XVII No. 3, April 1952.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Lectures in the Humanities - Ninth Series: "Where Beauty Dwells"; "A New Audience for Old Values"

By: House, R. B.; Wynn, Earl R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002416

Condition: Very Good


30 pp, reading lists. Green wraps, corners bumped, a little soiling and darkening to covers, staples rusty but pages are not discolored. A nice copy. University of North Carolina Extension Bulletin, Vol. XXXIII No. 3, January 1954.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Bulletin of the University of South Carolina No 44 - Notes of Lectures on the parts of Speech in English and the study of English Grammar

By: Joynes, Edward S.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Columbia, SC, R. l. Bryan Co.: 1916

Edition: 2nd Reprint

Seller ID: 002428

Condition: Fair


54pp. Tan wraps with the spine repaired with tape. some edge wear, some pages dog-eared, underlining and marginalia. Back cover separated from text block. 8 page pamphlet laid in that appears to be a sample exam. "The following are brief notes of lectures prepared and delivered at Washington College, Virginia (now Washington and Lee University), between 1866 and 1875. . . At the request of State Superintendent McMahan this abstract was first printed in 1899, for ... View more info

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Contemporary Poetry

By: Kelling, Lucile

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003766

Condition: Good


88 pp, yellow wraps. Spine slightly slanted, sunning along spine/edges, some soiling/edgewear, back cover and last 4 pages creased/scuffed. Text is clear and unmarked. A discussion of American, British and Irish poets of the day, including an indepth study of "Pulitzer Prize" poets, women poets, and African-American poets. University of North Carolina Library Extension Publication, Vol. IV, No. 3, April 1938.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The UNC Library Extension Publication, Vol. XI, # 1 (January, 1945): Contemporary Poetry, Second Series

By: Kelling, Lucile

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003767

Condition: Good+


48 pp, orange wraps. Bibliographies, additional reading list. Front cover shows a little soiling, 1/2 x 1 1/2" splotch diagonally across front cover and going through partially to title page. A nice copy. A discussion of American, British and Irish poets of the day, including an indepth study of "Pulitzer Prize" poets, women poets, and African-American poets, as well as war poets and new poets since the author's first "Contemporary Poetry" publica... View more info

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Other People's Lives - Twelfth Series

By: Love, Cordelia Spencer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002426

Condition: Very Good


40 pp, bibliographies. Red wraps, corners bumped, slight edge wear, some darkening to covers and top right corner of a couple pages, staples rusted but no discolorations. A nice copy. University of North Carolina Library Extension Publication, Vol. XVI No. 4, July 1951.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Mandl's Television Servicing

By: Mandl, Matthew

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1956

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 003427

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


vii-xiii, 460 pp., appendix, index, numerous photographs and other graphics. Spine very slightly slanted, minor shelfwear, PO's name inside, pastedowns starting to yellow. DJ has some tears/chipping at ends of spine and flap edges. Text is clean and bright. This textbook/manual covers: television receiver fundamentals, localizing the trouble, a master index to common television troubles, and a test equipment and color receiver section.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾... View more info

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Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design: Vol. 56 Supercritical Fluid Technology: Theory and Application to Technology Forecasting

By: McKetta, John J. (Executive editor); Weismantel, Guy E. (Associate Editor)

Price: $145.00

Publisher: New York, Marcel Dekker Inc: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005216

ISBN: 0824726073

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


xvii + 508 pp., navy cloth with silver lettering. 30 articles on Supercritical Fluid Technology, numerous charges, figures, and diagrams, references and bibliographies following the articles. Corners bumped, slight edge wear. An attractive copy.; 9¾" - 12" Tall View more info