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Image for Lectures in the Humanities - Eleventh Series: "Erasmus and the Praise of Wisdom"; "Leaves of Grass"; "The Crimes Against Ibsen"

Lectures in the Humanities - Eleventh Series: "Erasmus and the Praise of Wisdom"; "Leaves of Grass"; "The Crimes Against Ibsen"

By: Wells, William; Stovall, Floyd; Jurgensen, Kai

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002417

Condition: Very Good


48 pp, reading lists. Ivory 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. XXXV No. 3, January 1956.; 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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Literary and Philosophical Essays: French, German and Italian (The Harvard Classics Volume #32)

By: Montaigne, Sainte Beuve, Renan, Etc. (Edited by Charles W. Eliot)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1910

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 006016

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Brown cloth boards with gold lettering. Glossy frontispiece tipped in. A little edgewear, "The most comprehensive and well-researched anthology of all time comprises both the 50-volume "5-foot shelf of books" and the 20-volume Shelf of Fiction. Together they cover every major literary figure, philosopher, religion, folklore and historical subject through the twentieth century." William Allan Nielson states: " The Five-Foot Shelf, with its introductions, notes, guides to reading, and exhaustive indexes, may claim to constitute a reading course unparalleled in compreh... View more info

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Nine Greek Dramas By Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides and Aristophanes (The Harvard Classics Volume #8)

By: Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides and Aristophanes (Edited by Charles W. Eliot)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1909

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 006008

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Brown cloth boards with gold lettering. Glossy frontispiece tipped in. Spine a little slanted, minor edgewear, corners slightly bumped, 2 spots on back, cloth a little wrinkled along back edge. Translations by E.D.A. Morshead, E.H Plumptre, Gilbert Murray, and B.B. Rogers. "The most comprehensive and well-researched anthology of all time comprises both the 50-volume "5-foot shelf of books" and the 20-volume Shelf of Fiction. Together they cover every major literary figure, philosopher, religion, folklore and historical subject through the twentieth century." William All... 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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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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Pascal - Thoughts and Minor Works (The Harvard Classics Volume #48)

By: Pascal, Blaise (edited by Charles Eliot)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1910

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8765

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Some sunning, a little edge wear and chipping. ; Frontispiece. Translated by W F Trotter, M L Booth, and O W Wight. "The most comprehensive and well-researched anthology of all time comprises both the 50-volume "5-foot shelf of books" and the 20-volume Shelf of Fiction. Together they cover every major literary figure, philosopher, religion, folklore and historical subject through the twentieth century." William Allan Nielson states: " The Five-Foot Shelf, with its introductions, notes, guides to reading, and exhaustive indexes, may claim to constitute a reading course u... View more info

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Prefaces and Prologues to Famous Books (The Harvard Classics Volume #39)

By: Eliot, Charles W., LLD, Editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1910

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 006012

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Brown cloth boards with gold lettering. Glossy frontispiece tipped in. A little edgewear, light foxing along edge. "The most comprehensive and well-researched anthology of all time comprises both the 50-volume "5-foot shelf of books" and the 20-volume Shelf of Fiction. Together they cover every major literary figure, philosopher, religion, folklore and historical subject through the twentieth century." William Allan Nielson states: " The Five-Foot Shelf, with its introductions, notes, guides to reading, and exhaustive indexes, may claim to constitute a reading cours... View more info

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Spoken German: Basic Course - Units 1-12 (War Department Education Manual EM 518)

By: Moulton, William G. & Moulton, Jenni Karding

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Linguistic Society of America: 1944

Edition: Apparent First Edition

Seller ID: 006164

Condition: Good


269 pp. Stiff grey paper boards with black lettering. Spine ends a little chipped, corners bumped, some foxing, paper boards starting to come loose from spine. Text is clean, light, and unmarked. A general introduction to the German language designed to make it possible for US Naval personel to deal with common situations and topics in Germany.; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall 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: Worlds within worlds," "Changing Patterns: The dynamics of living," "The Human Impact: Forces of the fut... View more info

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The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini (The Harvard Classics Volume #31)

By: Cellini, Benvenuto (edited by Charles Eliot)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1910

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8760

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


A little sunning, light edge wear and chipping. ; Frontispiece. Translated by J. Addington Symonds. "The most comprehensive and well-researched anthology of all time comprises both the 50-volume "5-foot shelf of books" and the 20-volume Shelf of Fiction. Together they cover every major literary figure, philosopher, religion, folklore and historical subject through the twentieth century." William Allan Nielson states: " The Five-Foot Shelf, with its introductions, notes, guides to reading, and exhaustive indexes, may claim to constitute a reading course unparalleled in c... View more info

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The Complete Poems of John Milton (The Harvard Classics Volume #4)

By: Milton, John (edited by Charles Eliot)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1910

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8763

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Some sunning, minor edge wear and a little chipping. ; Frontispiece. "The most comprehensive and well-researched anthology of all time comprises both the 50-volume "5-foot shelf of books" and the 20-volume Shelf of Fiction. Together they cover every major literary figure, philosopher, religion, folklore and historical subject through the twentieth century." William Allan Nielson states: " The Five-Foot Shelf, with its introductions, notes, guides to reading, and exhaustive indexes, may claim to constitute a reading course unparalleled in comprehensiveness and authority.... View more info

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The Handbook of Advanced Materials: Enabling New Designs

By: Wessel, James K.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Hoboken, NJ, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005215

ISBN: 0471454753

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


x + 645 pp., index, figures and tables, references at the end of each chapter. No jacket as issued. One corner bumped. A bright, attractive copy. "New and improved product designs demand knowledge of the latest advanced materials. Having this knowledge and putting it into practice will frequently result in higher product performance, increased sales, and a more efficient manufacturing process. . . .Choosing the right materials for a design can be a major factor in a product's success or failure. . . . Detailed chapters describe the state of the art of each advanced material, includi... 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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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 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" publication in 1938. University of North Carolina Library Extension Publication, Vol. XI, No. 1, January, 1945.; 8vo - over 7¾... 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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Voyages and Travels Ancient and Modern (The Harvard Classics Volume #33)

By: Eliot, Charles W. , Lld

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1910

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8761

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Brown cloth with gold lettering. Some sunning and speckling, minor edge wear and chipping. ; Frontispiece. "The most comprehensive and well-researched anthology of all time comprises both the 50-volume "5-foot shelf of books" and the 20-volume Shelf of Fiction. Together they cover every major literary figure, philosopher, religion, folklore and historical subject through the twentieth century." William Allan Nielson states: " The Five-Foot Shelf, with its introductions, notes, guides to reading, and exhaustive indexes, may claim to constitute a reading course unparallel... View more info