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The Last Word. An Eyewitness Account of the Trial of Jeremy Thorpe., Waugh, Auberon.
The Last Word. An Eyewitness Account of the Trial of Jeremy Thorpe.
Waugh, Auberon.
15.00 USD
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Best of the Nintendo Comics System., Hitchcock, Laura (Edited by).
Best of the Nintendo Comics System.
Hitchcock, Laura (Edited by).
35.00 USD
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Gems of Deportment and Hints of Etiquette: The Ceremonials of Good Society, Including Valuable Moral, Mental, and Physical Knowledge, Original and Compiled From the Best Authorities, with Suggestions on all Matters Pertaining to the Social Code., Rayne, Mrs. M. L.
Gems of Deportment and Hints of Etiquette: The Ceremonials of Good Society, Including Valuable Moral, Mental, and Physical Knowledge, Original and Compiled From the Best Authorities, with Suggestions on all Matters Pertaining to the Social Code.
Rayne, Mrs. M. L.
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Women Take Care: Gender, Race, and the Culture of AIDS., Hagan, Katie.
Women Take Care: Gender, Race, and the Culture of AIDS.
Hagan, Katie.
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Better Health For Women., Gilbert, Charles Richard Alsop, M.D.
Better Health For Women.
Gilbert, Charles Richard Alsop, M.D.
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Great Roundup: The Story of Texas and Southwestern Cowmen., Nordyke, Lewis.
Great Roundup: The Story of Texas and Southwestern Cowmen.
Nordyke, Lewis.
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A Mask for Privilege: Anti-Semitism in America., McWilliams, Carey.
A Mask for Privilege: Anti-Semitism in America.
McWilliams, Carey.
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British Columbia Heritage Series: Series 1. Our Native Peoples. Volume 7. Kwakiutl., Province of British Columbia. Department of Education.
British Columbia Heritage Series: Series 1. Our Native Peoples. Volume 7. Kwakiutl.
Province of British Columbia. Department of Education.
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Better Homes & Gardens Sewing Book.
1 Better Homes & Gardens Sewing Book.
Meredith Publishing. 1961. Tan cloth boards in brown slipcase. Fine in fine slipcase. As new. 8vo. 320 pp. indexed. Color and black & white photos and illustrations throughout. 
Price: 18.50 USD
 
 
Fireman Practice Tests for Municipal and Federal Fire Department Civil Service Entrance Examinations.
2 Fireman Practice Tests for Municipal and Federal Fire Department Civil Service Entrance Examinations.
Milwaukee. Pergande Publishing. 1938. First Edition. Hardcover in blue cloth boards stamped in gilt. Boards protected by clear plastic with adhesive marks left on free endpapers. Else fine with clean text & tight binding. Wide 8vo. 66 pp. plus 2 pp. adverts. Signed by the former Fire Chief of Sacramento, CA. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Historic Princeton.  The Story of a Revolutionary Town and a Guide to Princeton University and sundry Landmarks of Interest.
3 Historic Princeton. The Story of a Revolutionary Town and a Guide to Princeton University and sundry Landmarks of Interest.
Princeton, N.J. Princeton Municipal Improvement, Inc. 1940. First Edition. Fine in printed wrappers. 123 pp. including index. Illustrated and mapped and carefully indexed. Laid in is a 1944 menu from the Nassau Tavern in Palmer Square, Princeton, N.J. (Lobster Thermidor @ $1.60). 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Modernized Classrooms and Auditoriums.
4 Modernized Classrooms and Auditoriums.
Grand Rapids, MI. American Seating Co. No date. Circa. 1950's? Salesman's sample kit. Black & white "before & after" pictures of classroom and auditorium furniture settings. Spiral notebook in cloth boards. Very good. Some soiling to boards and pastedowns. Wide 4to. Unpaginated. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
The Home Fires: A Few Suggestions in Face Brick Fireplaces.
5 The Home Fires: A Few Suggestions in Face Brick Fireplaces.
Chicago. American Face Brick Association. 1925. Perfect bound. Very good in original color illustrated heavy card wrappers. Binding tight. Light soil to spine and rubbing to top front corner. Text & illustrations bright. Softcover. 7.25" x 9.75". 47 pp. Articles on proper fireplace construction. A list of fireplace mottoes. Illustrated throughout with black & white photos & drawings. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
By Elmer Davis., (Davis, Elmer) Davis, Robert Lloyd (ed.).
6 (Davis, Elmer) Davis, Robert Lloyd (ed.). By Elmer Davis.
Indianapolis. Bobbs-Merrill. 1964. First Edition. Near fine in very good dust jacket. Former owner's blind stamp on front free endpapers and title page. Jacket bright with 1 1/2" closed tear at top of front panel near spine. 8vo. 370 pp. Elmer Davis selections from his novels, short stories and essays. Edited by his son. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
American Locomotives: A Pictorial Record of Steam Power, 1900-1950., Alexander, Edwin P.
7 Alexander, Edwin P. American Locomotives: A Pictorial Record of Steam Power, 1900-1950.
New York. Norton. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover in black paneled cloth boards. Photo illustrated endpapers. Fine in good dust jacket. Book is clean & solid in tight binding. Jacket edge worn with large chip at foot of spine. 4to. 256 pp. Over 100 full-page plates with diagrams & descriptions. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Railways, Ships and Aeroplanes Illustrated., Allen, Cecil J., J. V. Stone, and Capt. Norman MacMillan.
8 Allen, Cecil J., J. V. Stone, and Capt. Norman MacMillan. Railways, Ships and Aeroplanes Illustrated.
London. Odhams Press Ltd. n.d. Hardcover in red pebbled cloth boards. Locomotive blind stamp & gilt lettering. Illustrated endpapers. Boards bright. Lacking dust jacket. Crack at contents page. Text bright with no discoloring to pages. 8vo. 320 pp. with index. Interesting look at circa. '40's transportation with black & white illustrations throughout. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Trust Department Services. Trusts I., American Institute of Banking. Preface by Harold Stonier.
9 American Institute of Banking. Preface by Harold Stonier. Trust Department Services. Trusts I.
New York. American Institute of Banking. Section The American Bankers Assoc. 1964. Later printing. First published in 1954. Hardcover in cloth boards. Near in fine in near fine dust jacket. Former owner's name on front pastedown endpaper (hidden by jacket flap). Light bump to top front corner. Jacket bright with a bit of shelf wear. No tear or chips. 8vo. ix, 486 pp. with glossary & index. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
Trust Department Organization. Trusts II., American Institute of Banking. Preface by Leroy Lewis.
10 American Institute of Banking. Preface by Leroy Lewis. Trust Department Organization. Trusts II.
New York. American Institute of Banking. Section American Bankers Assoc. 1963. Later printing. First published in 1955. Hardcover in cloth boards. Near in fine in very good dust jacket. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Three tick marks on Contents page. Jacket rubbed. No tear or chips. 8vo. ix, 396 pp. with glossary & index. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
The Serpent's Tooth: A Family Story of Greed, Betrayal, Vengeance and Multiple Murder., Andersen, Christopher P.
11 Andersen, Christopher P. The Serpent's Tooth: A Family Story of Greed, Betrayal, Vengeance and Multiple Murder.
New York. Harper & Row. 1987. First Edition. Fine in fine dust jacket. 8vo. 246 pp. indexed. Black & white photos. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Wouldn't Take Nothing For My Journey Now., Angelou, Maya.
12 Angelou, Maya. Wouldn't Take Nothing For My Journey Now.
New York. Random House. 1993. First Edition. Fine in fine dust jacket. Newspaper review of this book by Robert Fulghum laid in. 12mo. 139 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
The Rhythms of Life., Ayensu, Edward S. and Philip Whitfield (Eds.).
13 Ayensu, Edward S. and Philip Whitfield (Eds.). The Rhythms of Life.
New York. Crown. 1982. First American Edition. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Former owner's signature on front pastedown. 4to. 199 pp. indexed. Color and black & white photos and illustrations throughout. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Look to Your Stars: A Selection of Thoughts for Each Sign of the Zodiac., Bachelder, Louise (Editor). Illustrated by Stanley Clough.
14 Bachelder, Louise (Editor). Illustrated by Stanley Clough. Look to Your Stars: A Selection of Thoughts for Each Sign of the Zodiac.
Mount Vernon, NY. Peter Pauper Press. 1969. Hardcover in illustrated paper-wrapped boards. Book is square, tight & clean. As new save for small closed tear on top of front jacket panel. 12mo. 62 pp. Quotes from Dickens & Disraeli to Lewis Carroll & Thoreau pertaining to the signs of the zodiac. 
Price: 9.00 USD
 
 
Against the Sea: True Stories of Disaster and Survival., Barker, Ralph.
15 Barker, Ralph. Against the Sea: True Stories of Disaster and Survival.
New York. St. Martin's Press. 1972. First American Edition. Hardcover in green cloth boards with gilt titles. Fine in fine dust jacket. A very nice copy. 8vo. 199 pp. Twelve true sea stories that originally appeared in the London Sunday Express. Black & white photo illustrations. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
Bondage: The Slave Traffic in Women Today., Barlay, Stephen.
16 Barlay, Stephen. Bondage: The Slave Traffic in Women Today.
New York. Funk & Wagnalls. 1968. First U.S. Edition. Hardcover in cloth boards. Book-plate. Else fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket rubbed. No tears or chips. 8vo. vii, 263 pp. with sel. bibliography. First published in England as "Sex Slavery." Scholarly work on the international spread of female slavery today. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Autobiographies of Three Pagans in the Philippines., Barton, R. F.
17 Barton, R. F. Autobiographies of Three Pagans in the Philippines.
New Hyde Park, New York. University Books. 1963. First Edition thus. Hardcover in cloth boards. Near fine lacking dust jacket. Light wear to corners & spine ends. A nice clean copy in solid binding. 8vo. [xliii], [2 pp. map], 271 pp. with index plu A reissue of the 1938 Routledge edition of "Philippine Pagans." With new title, new introduction by Nancy Oestreich Lurie and additional black & white photos. A classic anthropological study of three Ifugaos. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
One Little Boy, Baruch, Dorothy W with Hyman Miller, MD
18 Baruch, Dorothy W with Hyman Miller, MD One Little Boy
New York Julian Press. 1952 7th printing, September, 1961. Dust Jacket Included Book 242 pp. 8vo. Psychotherapy. Inquiry into the mind of a child. Very good in good dust jacket. Former owner's signature on front free endpaper. Book is square, clean, and tight. Jacket edge worn and rubbed. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Mankind's Best Friends. Collects: Mankind's Best Friend. Our Common Dogs., Baynes, Ernest Harold. Louis Agassiz Fuertes.
19 Baynes, Ernest Harold. Louis Agassiz Fuertes. Mankind's Best Friends. Collects: Mankind's Best Friend. Our Common Dogs.
Washington, D.C. National Geographic Society. March, 1919. Hardcover in black cloth boards stamped in gilt. Book plate & light toning to endpaper gutters. Else a beautiful bound collection of the four special issues. 8vo. pp. 185-280. Bound collection of the text & beautiful Louis Agassiz Fuertes dog illustrations from the Vol. XXV, No. 3. Also contains the November, 1923, Vol. XLIV, No. 5. The Story of the Horse by Maj. Gen. William Harding Carter with illustrations by Edward Herbert Miner. And, The Taurine World by Alvin Howard Sanders with Miner illustrations from Vol. XLVIII, No. 6, December, 1925, And, The Races of Domestic Fowl by M. A Jull with illus. by Hashime Murayama from April, 1927, Vol. LI, No. 4. 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
Managing People At Work: Readings In Personnel., Beach, Dale S.
20 Beach, Dale S. Managing People At Work: Readings In Personnel.
New York. Macmillan Co. 1971. 5th printing. Good in wrappers. Text is clean and tight. Light creases on top corners of wraps. Abrasion at top of spine. Trade paperback. 9 1/4" x 6". 515 pp. 
Price: 18.50 USD
 
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