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Image for Historic Princeton.  The Story of a Revolutionary Town and a Guide to Princeton University and sundry Landmarks of Interest.

Historic Princeton. The Story of a Revolutionary Town and a Guide to Princeton University and sundry Landmarks of Interest.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Princeton, N.J., Princeton Municipal Improvement, Inc.: 1940.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 7876

Condition: Fine in printed wrappers.


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). View more info

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Better Homes & Gardens Sewing Book.

By: N/A

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Meredith Publishing.: 1961.

Seller ID: 9442

Condition: Fine in fine slipcase. As new.


Color and black & white photos and illustrations throughout. View more info

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Modernized Classrooms and Auditoriums.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI., American Seating Co.: No date. Circa. 1950's?

Edition: Salesman's sample kit. Black & white "before & after" pictures of classroom and auditorium furniture settings.

Seller ID: 9646

Condition: Very good. Some soiling to boards and pastedowns.


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The Home Fires: A Few Suggestions in Face Brick Fireplaces.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago., American Face Brick Association.: 1925.

Seller ID: 17472

Condition: Very good in original color illustrated heavy card wrappers. Binding tight. Light soil to spine and rubbing to top front corner. Text & illustrations bright.


Articles on proper fireplace construction. A list of fireplace mottoes. Illustrated throughout with black & white photos & drawings. View more info

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By Elmer Davis.

By: (Davis, Elmer) Davis, Robert Lloyd (ed.).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Indianapolis., Bobbs-Merrill.: 1964.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 9333

Condition: 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.


Elmer Davis selections from his novels, short stories and essays. Edited by his son. View more info

Image for American Locomotives: A Pictorial Record of Steam Power, 1900-1950.

American Locomotives: A Pictorial Record of Steam Power, 1900-1950.

By: Alexander, Edwin P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Norton.: 1950.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 15044

Condition: Fine in good dust jacket. Book is clean & solid in tight binding. Jacket edge worn with large chip at foot of spine.


Over 100 full-page plates with diagrams & descriptions. View more info

Image for Railways, Ships and Aeroplanes Illustrated.

Railways, Ships and Aeroplanes Illustrated.

By: Allen, Cecil J., J. V. Stone, and Capt. Norman MacMillan.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London., Odhams Press Ltd.: n.d.

Seller ID: 13056

Condition: Boards bright. Lacking dust jacket. Crack at contents page. Text bright with no discoloring to pages.


Interesting look at circa. '40's transportation with black & white illustrations throughout. View more info

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Trust Department Services. Trusts I.

By: American Institute of Banking. Preface by Harold Stonier.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., American Institute of Banking. Section The American Bankers Assoc.: 1964.

Edition: Later printing. First published in 1954.

Seller ID: 14343

Condition: 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.


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Trust Department Organization. Trusts II.

By: American Institute of Banking. Preface by Leroy Lewis.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., American Institute of Banking. Section American Bankers Assoc.: 1963.

Edition: Later printing. First published in 1955.

Seller ID: 14344

Condition: 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.


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Image for The Serpent's Tooth: A Family Story of Greed, Betrayal, Vengeance and Multiple Murder.

The Serpent's Tooth: A Family Story of Greed, Betrayal, Vengeance and Multiple Murder.

By: Andersen, Christopher P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Row.: 1987.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 10170

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


Black & white photos. View more info

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Wouldn't Take Nothing For My Journey Now.

By: Angelou, Maya.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Random House.: 1993.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 7856

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. Newspaper review of this book by Robert Fulghum laid in.


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The Rhythms of Life.

By: Ayensu, Edward S. and Philip Whitfield (Eds.).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Crown.: 1982.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 9624

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Former owner's signature on front pastedown.


Color and black & white photos and illustrations throughout. View more info

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Against the Sea: True Stories of Disaster and Survival.

By: Barker, Ralph.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., St. Martin's Press.: 1972.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 15693

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. A very nice copy.


Twelve true sea stories that originally appeared in the London Sunday Express. Black & white photo illustrations. View more info

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Bondage: The Slave Traffic in Women Today.

By: Barlay, Stephen.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York., Funk & Wagnalls.: 1968.

Edition: First U.S. Edition.

Seller ID: 14326

Condition: Book-plate. Else fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket rubbed. No tears or chips.


First published in England as "Sex Slavery." Scholarly work on the international spread of female slavery today. View more info

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Autobiographies of Three Pagans in the Philippines.

By: Barton, R. F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Hyde Park, New York., University Books.: 1963.

Edition: First Edition thus.

Seller ID: 14705

Condition: Near fine lacking dust jacket. Light wear to corners & spine ends. A nice clean copy in solid binding.


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. View more info

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One Little Boy

By: Baruch, Dorothy W with Hyman Miller, MD

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Julian Press.: 1952

Edition: 7th printing, September, 1961.

Seller ID: 9995


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. View more info

Image for Mankind's Best Friends. Collects: Mankind's Best Friend. Our Common Dogs.

Mankind's Best Friends. Collects: Mankind's Best Friend. Our Common Dogs.

By: Baynes, Ernest Harold. Louis Agassiz Fuertes.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Geographic Society.: March, 1919.

Seller ID: 13692

Condition: Book plate & light toning to endpaper gutters. Else a beautiful bound collection of the four special issues.


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.... View more info

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Managing People At Work: Readings In Personnel.

By: Beach, Dale S.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York., Macmillan Co.: 1971.

Edition: 5th printing.

Seller ID: 10138

Condition: Good in wrappers. Text is clean and tight. Light creases on top corners of wraps. Abrasion at top of spine.


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Marilyn Beck's Hollywood.

By: Beck, Marilyn.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Hawthorn Books.: 1973.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14232

Condition: Near fine in like dust jacket. Book-plate & slight spine lean. Book is solid & clean. Jacket bright with small creases on front & rear flaps.


Hollywood in the mid-60's to early '70's by the NY Times columnist. It was the time of the creation of the MPAA rating system, "Easy Rider" & the young avant-garde directors & producers that brought about the death of the studio system. View more info

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The Passionate Sightseer. From the diaries 1947 to 1956.

By: Berenson, Bernard.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster. Harry N. Abrams.: 1960.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 7998

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket torn and chipped.


168 illustrations in photogravure and 3 plates in full color. Preface by Raymond Mortimer. View more info