RECENT ARRIVALS in Reference From The Bookstore
By Maltbie, L. D
New York City: Interboro Institute, 1925. Black cloth w/gold cover lettering, 99 pgs. previous owner name inside cover, else Clean pgs. Covers have rub to cloth. '...a perfet System for the rapid writing of difficult Commercial, Legal, Scientific, and Technical Matter'. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
By Leab, Katharine Kyes, Daniel J.(Editors)
Washington CT: Bancroft-parkman , 1990. Maroon cloth w/gilt spine & cover lettering, 1031 pgs. Clean and Sound w/light rub to btm edge. *Oversized- Media mail only. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
By Tracy, John Clayton
John Wiley & Sons, 1934. Flexible cloth, w/gilt spine lettering, 168 pgs w/fold out map of U.S. Light spine edge/corner rub to cloth, 2 small notations fep. more on rep. Exercises in Surveying. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
By Reynolds, Francis J
New York: P. F. Collier, 1927. Sound brown cloth binding includes 2 fold out maps,+ railroad maps. Clean vintage volume, revised to date by Adam Ward. Includes population statistics of the Federal Census of 1920 for all U.S.& territories. World maps recently revised. New maps showing new boundaries of all foreign states. *Oversized-No Priority Mail this item.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Maps/Photos. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall.
By Saliers, Earl A
New York: Ronald Press, 1923. 27th Printing. Clean Tight Volume w/1596 gilt pg edges + Ronald Press letter found in book. . Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
By New Jersey Zinc Co
New York: New Jersey Zinc Co, 1958. Gray cloth w/blue spine lettering, 152 pgs w/photos. Clean and TIght - White DJ has light dust soil, small edge tears.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
By Stevens, Frederic B
Detroit MI: Frederic B Stevens , 1919. Red cloth w/blk lettering on spine, gilt elephant on cover, 768 red line border pgs, fully illustrated including photos of foundry and founder/author/publisher. Clean and Sound, hinges intact w/edge wear to btm edge and all corners. #21 tiny sticker on back cover. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
By New Jersey Zinc Co
New York: New Jersey Zinc Co, 1955. Blue cloth w/silver gilt spine & cover lettering, 246 w/photos. Clean and TIght - Blue DJ-ditto. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
By Waitt, Alden H
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce , 1942. Second printing. Green cloth w/silver spine lettering, 327 pgs w/Reference & Training Chart endpapers. Sound binding, heavy spine edge/corner wear, previous owner name, Clean interior pags. Author was Brigadier-General of the Chemical Warfare Service, U.S.Army. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
By Sagan, Carl and Ann Dryan
New York: Random House, 1985. Second Printing. Clean and Sound, 398 photo illustrated pgs. Clean and Sound >no names or marks in like DJ. Comet is the definitive aesthetic, educational and commemorative artifact of the historic apparition of Comet Halley.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Photos. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
By Kendall, Calvin N (Editor)
Kansas City MO: Marshall Hughes Co, 1927. Complete in 10 Volumes containing 2,354 pgs w/b&w photos + color plates. All bindings are Sound w/spine edge/corner wear to brown faux leather cloth. Vol.1 has 2 loose pgs opposite frontis. Vol.10 has pressed flower damage to middle of pgs. Light water staining to some pgs. No other faults noted. Media Mail/Domestic shipping only this item.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
By Frank D. Graham
NY - London: Theo. Audel & Co, 1970. Black Leatherette Bindings w/gold spine lettering, cover deco. All are Clean and Sound. DJ's are dust soiled w/spine edge/corner/edge wear. Vol.2 is dtd 1969 and has red pg edges, all others 1970 w/no color. Contains Vol.1- brick work, bricklaying, bonding, designs Vol.2-brick foundation, arches, tile setting, estimating Vol.3-concrete mixing, blocks, placing forms, stucco Vol.4-plastering, stone masonry, steel construction, blue prints. Sold as set only. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
By Samuel S. Wyer
Wash DC: Smithsonian, 1924. Green simulated leather 9"x12 Oblong illustrated w/photos. 182 pgs of facts on Coal, Trains, Lumber, and other resources in PA in the 1920's w/charts, diagrams. Clean and Sound >no names or foxing. Covers have light edge rub, 1 page has old tape repair.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. Oblong.
By John F. Wostrel
McGraw Hill Book Co, 1938. Pebble cloth boards w/blind stamp border on cover, gilt lettering on spine, 406 pgs w/b&w illustrations, photos, tables, and diagrams. Clean Tight Vintage Volume w/small ding on cover shelf edge. Stated First, no printings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
By William H. Johnson & Louis V. Newkirk
New York: The Macmillan Co, 1943. Oversized green cloth w/black spine & cover lettering, 212 illustrated pgs. Sound binding, Clean pages, Covers have edge rub/small scratch back cover. Prepared at the request of the War Department and the U.S.Office of Education in conformance with official pre-induction training course outline.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
By Kenneth M. Swezey
New York: Harper & Row, 1975. Eighth printing. Red cloth, 605 pgs. Clean Tight Volume >no names or marks or dings. Priced DJ has rubbing, chip top corner, now in mylar sleeve. Topics include: Wood, selection/finishing/preserving, Working w/concrete/brick/plaster, Art & Crafts, Adhesives, Household Chemistry, etc.. Hard Cover. As New/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
By A. Frederick Collins
New York: The New home Library, 1942. Blue Deco cover w/red label spine, 326 pgs w/158 illustrations & diagrams. Clean and Sound >no names or dings. Dust jacket has small chips on corners, light spine fade, now in mylar sleeve. Atomic Structure, Magtnetism, Batteries, Dynamo, Motors, Communication.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
By Ervin Kenison et al
Chicago: American Technical Society, 1920. Black flexible covers w/gil spine lettering, 416 pgs including Index & many b&w illustrations, 3 fold out. Strong Clean Volume >no names or marks or dings. Prepared by a staff of engineers, architects, designers, this is Volume III of a 4 vol.set. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
By John F. Rider
New York: John F. Rider , 1944. Sixteenth Printing Sept.1944. Dark blue cloth w/gilt lettering on spine, blind stamp deco border/center decal on cover, 142 pgs including Bibliography & b&w illustrations. Clean Tight Copy >no names or marks. Priced intact DJ has corner chip/edge wear, now in mylar sleeve.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
By Harry Edwin Burton & Richard Mott Gummere
Silver, Burdett and Co, 1931. Black cloth binding w/gilt deco & lettering on spine & cover, 439 pgs w/b&w illus + 2 pg map + 106 pg vocabulary. Tight binding, Clean covers w/light spine edge/corner wear. A few pages have pen notes, name on bpe. Edited by Ralph Van Deman Magoffin.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.