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DROLL STORIES; COMPLETE IN ONE VOLUME

by HONORE DE BALZAC

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1927
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NEW YORK : Walter J. Black, Inc., 1927 NICE LOOKING SOFT LEATHER COVER, LIGHT BROWN WITH GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE WITH DESIGN SPINE. FORMER OWNER NAME INSIDE FRONT, TRANSLATORS PREFACEDIVIDED INTO FIRST, SECOND AND THIRD SET OF 10 TALES EACH. VERY INTERESTING WRITER. GREAT VARIETY OF LIFE IN ENGLAND. ENTERTAINING. CIRCA 1927, NO PUBLISHED DATE. Honoré… Read more
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THE COURTSHIP OF MILES STANDISH

by HENRY W. LONGFELLOW

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1900
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NEW YORK : BARSE & HOPKINS, 1900 LIGHT BROWN, SOFT LEATHER COVER. GOLD STAMPED TITLE FRONT COVER. THIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. FRONTISPIECE IS CRAIGIE HOUSE, LONGFELLOWS HOME. INTRODUCTION BY AUSTEN T. KEMPTON. BEAUTIFUL ARTWORK AND WONDERFULLY WRITTEN IN POETRY BY LONGFELLOW. MADE INTO A FILM IN 1923. CIRCA 1900, DATE IS UNLEDGEABLE AND STAMPED INSIDE BACK COVER. The… Read more
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BOSTON: DANA ESTES & COMPANY, 1900 NICE LOOKING GREEN COVER, GOLD DESIGN AND PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN INSIDE. ILLUSTRATIONS AND ARTWORK THROUGHOUT. CIRCA 1900, NO PUBLISH DATE LISTED. WONDEFUL INFORMING LECTURES BY A FAMOUS ENGLISH WRITER. CROWN OF OLIVE HAS 3 LECTURES ON WORK, TRAFFIC AND WAR. MUNERA PULVERUS HAS DEFINITIONS, STORE COIN… Read more
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AFRICAN GAME TRAILS, AN ACCOUNT OF THE AFRICAN WANDERINGS OF AN AMERICAN HUNTER-NATURALIST; 2 VOLUMES

by THEODORE ROOSEVELT

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Published
1924
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NEW YORK : Charles Scribners Sons, 1924 RARE SET, VERY NICE LOOKING, RAISED DESIGN AND PRINT FRONT AND SPINE, LION FACE FRONT COVER, SLIGHT WEAR TOPAND BOTTOM SPINE, LIGHT MARK ON BOTH SPINES, FORMER OWNERS SIGNATURE IN FRONT, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. FIRST FRONTISPIECE A PICTURE OF ROOSEVELT WITH A LION, SECOND A RHINO, MAP OF ROUTE AND FOREWORD, … Read more
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SANDY

by ALICE HEGAN RICE

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Published
1905
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NEW YORK: THE CENTURY CO., 1905 NICE LOOKING GREEN COVER, WHITE PRINT AND DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE, LIGHT WEAR AND FADING SPINE. NICE ARTWORK THROUGHOUT, CLEAN AND TIGHT, TERRIFIC, ENTERTAINING BOOK. RICE WAS A WONDERFUL STORY TELLER. Samuel Sidney McClure (February 17, 1857 – March 21, 1949) was an Irish-American publisher who became known as a key figure in investigative, or… Read more
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Philadelphia, PA: THE JOHN C. WINSTON COMPANY, 1913 RARE BOOK, LIGHT BROWN COVER, GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. SOME WEAR AND FADING SPINE, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. TERRIFIC BOOK WITH A GREAT NUMBER OF FAMOUS WOMEN THROUGHOUT THE AGES. VERY ENTERTAINING AND DETAILED. ARTWORK THROUGHOUT. WOMEN GROUPED IN SECTIONS- CLASSIC DAMES, QUEENS AND MARTYRS, WIT AND PLEASURE,… Read more
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THE YOUNG SCOUT. A STORY OF A WEST POINT LIEUTENANT.

by EDWARD S. ELLIS

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Published
1895
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NEW YORK: A.L. BURT COMPANY, 1895 NICE LOOKING DARK GEEN COVER WITH DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE IN BLACK, RED AND YELLOW. SOME WEAR EDGES. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT, VERY NICE ARTWORK. AN INTERESTING AND POPULAR STORY TELLER. Edward Sylvester Ellis (April 11, 1840 – June 20, 1916) was an American author who was born in Ohio and died… Read more
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW, COMPLETE EDITION

by HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW

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Published
1880
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CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS: HOUGHTON, OSGOOD AND COMPANY; THE RIVERSIDE PRESS, 1880 GREEN COVER, BLACK DESIGNWITH GOLD ON SPINE. FORMER OWNERS NAME IN FRONT IN PENCIL, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. SMALL BOOK WITH A LOT OF NICE POETRY. CONTENTS DIVIDES BY MANY CATEGORIES. ONE OF THE GREATEST AMERICAN POETS. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (February 27, 1807 – March 24, 1882)… Read more
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A COMPLETE HISTORY OF THE LIVES AND ROBBERIES OF THE MOST NOTORIOUS HIGHWAYMEN, FOOTPADS, SHOPLIFTS AND CHEATS OF BOTH SEXES

by CAPTAIN ALEXANDER SMITH; EDITED BY ARTHUR L. HAYWARD

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Published
1926
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LONDON: GEORGE RUTLEDGE & SONS, LTD., 1926 A VERY NICE LOOKING BOOK. LEATHER ON SPINE AND EDGES FRONT AND BACK. FRONT AND BACK COVERS ARE LOOSE, BUT IN GOOD SHAPE. INSIDE IS TIGHT AND CLEAN. THICK PAGES AND HEAVY BOOK. GREAT DETAIL AND ARTWORK THROUGHOUT. DETAILS MOST SECRET AND BARBOROUS MURDERS, UNPARALLELD ROBBERIES, NOTORIOUS THEFTS, AND… Read more
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A SMALLER ANCIENT HISTORY OF THE EAST; FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE CONQUEST OF ALEXANDER THE GREAT

by PHILIP SMITH, B.A.

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Published
1872
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1st Edition
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NEW YORK: Harper & Brothers, FRANKLIN SQUARE, 1872 RARE BOOK, DARK BROWN COVER, WEAR ON EDGES, GOLD PRINT AND DESIGN SPINE. NICE ARTWORK THROUGHOUT. FORMER OWNERS INSCRIPTION IN FRONT. TIGHT AND CLEAN. PREFACE STATES FOR SCHOOLS AND FAMILIES. LARGE NUMBER OF CHAPTERS WITH GOOD DETAIL. COVERS EGYPT, ASSYRIA, BABYLONIA, MEDIA, PERSIA, ASIA MINOR… Read more
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THE WORKS OF VIRGIL CONTAINING HIS PASTORAL'S, GEORGICS AND AENEIS, VOLUME I

by VIRGIL, TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH BY JOHN DRYDEN

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Published
1748
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SEVENTH EDITION
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LONDON: F. AND R. TONFON AND S. DRAPER, 1748 RARE, NICE LOOKING DARK LEATHER HARD COVER, DECORATIVE RIBS ALONG SPINE, LIGHT WEAR, SMALL NICK OUT OF TOP SPINE, BACK COVER LOOSE AT THE TOP BUT STILL ATTACHED AND STABLE. PAGES ARE IN GOOD SHAPE, FIRST AND LAST BLANK PAGES GONE, VERY LIGHT FADED WRITING INSIDE FRONT COUPLE PAGES ON… Read more
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STORIES OF THE FLOWERS

by MISS L. BATES

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Published
1872
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1st Edition
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NEW YORK : AMERICAN TRACT SOCIETY, 1872 BEAUTIFUL RARE BOOK WITH 13 CHAPTERS WITH STORIES DETAILING THE MEANING OF CERTAIN POPULAR FLOWERS. GREEN COVER WITH WONDERFUL GOLD DECORATION AND PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. LABEL IN BACK SHOWING OWNED BY NAN KEENAN A WELL KNOWN FLORIGRAPHER. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. NICE ARTWORK IN THE BEGINNING OF EACH CHAPTER.… Read more
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EVERYBODY'S PEPYS, THE DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS 1660-1669

by SAMUEL PEPYS; ABRIDGED FROM THE COMPLETE TEXT AND EDITED BY O.F. MORSHEAD

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Published
1926
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NEW YORK: HARCOURT, BRACE & COMPANY, 1926 VERY NICE LOOKING DARK BLUE COVER, DESIGN FRONT WITH GOLD PRINT SPINE. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT, INDEX IN BACK, THICK PAGES, STURDY BOOK. INSIDE FRONT AND BACK COVERS IS A MAP OF LONDON. CHAPTERS ARE BY YEAR, NICE ARTWORK PICTURES THROUGHOUT. VERY INTERESTING, ENTERTAINING BOOK ABOUT A COLORFUL PERSON… Read more
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JULIAN, PHILOSOPHER AND EMPEROR; THE LAST STRUGGLE OF PAGANISM AGAINST CHRISTIANITY

by ALICE GARDNER

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Published
1895
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NEW YORK : G. P. PUTNAM'S SONS, 1895 RARE BOOK, MAROON COVER WITH GOLD DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE. FORMER LIBRARY BOOK, NORMAL WEAR FOR OLD BOOK, SHOWING NORMAL LIBRARY MARKINGS INSIDE, TIGHT, 15 CHAPTERS STARTING WITH THE ROMAN WORLD UNDER CONSTANTINE, PARENTAGE OF JULIAN, CHILDHOOD, EDUCATION, ELEVATION UNDER CAESAR. VERY NICE DETAIL OF THE PHILOSOPHER AND EMPEROR. GOOD… Read more
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SCOTT'S STANDARD POSTAGE STAMP CATALOGUE

by EDITED BY HUGH M. CLARK AND THERESA M. CLARK

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Published
1938
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NEW YORK: SCOTT PUBLICATIONS, INC., 1938 VERY NICE LOOKING LIGHT BROWN TEXTURED COVER, GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE, CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGOUT. GREAT DEAL OF INFORMATION AND STAMP PICTURES THROUGHOUT. INFORMATION IS SEPARATED BY COUNTRY. The history of postal service of the United States began with the delivery of stampless letters, whose cost was borne by the receiving person, later also encompassed pre-paid… Read more
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THE PRINCE OF INDIA OR WHY CONSTANTINOPLE FELL; TWO VOLUMES

by LEW WALLACE

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Published
1893
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Edition
1st Edition
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NEW YORK : HARPER & BROTHERS, 1893 NICE LOOKING DARK BLUE 2 BOOK SET. 1,080 PAGES TOTAL.GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE, SILVER AND RED DESIGN FRONT. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. FIRST BOOK HAS 4 SECTIONS THE EARTH AND SEA, PRINCE OF INDIA, PRICESS IRENE AND PALACE OF BLACHERNE. SECOND BOOK HAS 3 SECTIONS THE PALACE OF BLACHERNE CONTINUED, MIRZA AND… Read more
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THE NEW PITMAN PHONOGRAPHY, SINGLE STEM METHOD; COURSE OF LESSONS IN THE BENN PITMAN SYSTEM

by PARKE SCHOCH, A.M.

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Published
1931
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PHILADELPHIA: T.C. DAVIS & SONS, INC., 1931 RARE BOOK. DARK GREEN COVER, GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. PREFACE AND INTRODUCTION REGARDING PHONETICS. TWO PARTS GREATLY DETAILED ON THE PITMAN PHONOGRAPHY. WRITING BY SOUND IS CALLED PHONOGRAPHY. Pitman shorthand is a system of shorthand for the English language developed by Englishman Sir Isaac Pitman (1813–1897), who first… Read more
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THE SEVEN SEALS OF SCIENCE; AN ACCOUNT OF THE UNFOLDMENT OF ORDERLY KNOWLEDGE & ITS INFLUENCE ON HUMAN AFFAIRS

by JOSEPH MAYER, PH.D.

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Published
1927
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1st Edition
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NEW YORK : THE CENTURY CO., 1927 BLUE GREEN TEXTURED COVER, GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. FORMER BOOK OF THE CARNEGIE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY LIBRARY. CLEAN AND TIGHT INSIDE WITH NORMAL LIBRARY MARKINGS, MAYER WAS HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY IN TUFT'S COLLEGE. LARGE NUMBER OF ILLUSTRATIONS OF FAMOUS SCIENTISTS AND PICTURES. 14 CHAPTERS: BOOK… Read more
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THE FAR EAST MUST BE UNDERSTOOD

by H. VAN STRAELEN, S.V.D.

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Published
1945
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1st Edition
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LONDON: LUZAC & CO., 1945 LIGHT BROWN COVER, CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. PREFACE BY PROFESSOR DR. DJANG TSUKUNG. INTRODUCTION BY STRAELEN, LONDON, 1945. VERY INTERESTING BOOK WRITTEN FROM AUTHORS RESEARCH AND AND CONSULTATION WITH MANY INDIVIDUALS KNOWLEDGEABLE OF THE FAR EAST. TOPICS INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO WORLD STAGE, INFORMATION/ DISINFORMATION, DIPLOMAT OF FUTURE, FAR EAST DRAWS NEARER, VALEDICTORY, BIBLIOGRAPHY. VERY… Read more
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THE MAN MENCKEN; A BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SURVEY

by ISAAC GOLDBERG

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Published
1925
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NEW YORK : SIMON AND SCHUSTER, 1925 NICE LOOKING DARK BLUE COVER, TEXTURED COVER, GOLD SIGNATURE FRONT, GOLD PRINT SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. FRONTISPIECE IS PICTURE OF MONROE 1922. INDEX BACK. ILLUSTRATED AND DOCUMENTED. 10 CHAPTERS ON THE MENCKEN FAMILY AND LEGEND. EUROPE, AMERICA, CHILDHOOD, JOUNALISM, VENTURES, PHILOSOPHY, MAGAZINES, MISC., FORCE AND STYLE, DA CAPO. 27… Read more
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