RECENT ARRIVALS in Reference From My Bookstore
By Van Eps, Wm. P
New York: Ingersoll-Rand Company, 1928. Flexible textured leather covers w/gilt 'Ingersoll-Rand Code' on spine & cover, logo back cover. 643 gilt edge pgs + 2 fold out pages. Includes Steamer Code No.1 pamphlet in back flap. Leather is worn on edges and along spine. Pages are Clean >no names or marks or dings. Previous owner name in gilt on leather cover.. Full Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" 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 Collier, P. F
P. F. Collier, 1940. Blue pebble cloth w/gilt deco on cover. Clean Vintage volume, faint small stain to cover else Fine. *Oversized-Media Mail USA only this item.. Hard Cover. Very 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.