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THE WORKS OF CHARLES LEVER; TWO VOLUMES

by CHARLES LEVER

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1881
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NEW YORK : P. F. COLLIER , 1881 BEAUTIFUL BOOKS WITH TEXTURED LEATHER COVERS, GOLD AND BLACK INLAY DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE, SLIGHT WEAR TOP AND BOTTOM OF SPINE AND ONE LOWER CORNER. FORMER OWNER STAMP INSIDE FRONT. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. VERY NICE ARTWORK THROUGHOUT. WORKS INCLUDE HARRY LORREQUER, TOM BURKE OF OURS, THE KNIGHT… Read more
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DAWN

by ELEANOR H. PORTER

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Published
1919
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BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY, 1919 LIGHT GREEN COVER WITH GOLD DESIGN AND PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT, VERY NICE ARTWORK THROUGHOUT. Porter achieved considerable commercial success: Pollyanna ranked eighth among best-selling novels in the United States during 1913, second during 1914, and fourth during 1915 (with 47 printings between 1915 and 1920); Just David ranked third in 1916;… Read more
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BEVERLY OF GRAUSTARK

by GEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON

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1904
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NEW YORK: GROSSET & DUNLAP, 1904 NICE LOOKING GRAY COVER WITH BLACK DESIGN AND PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. WHITE SECTION FRONT COVER WITH DRAWING ARTWORK OF A LADY WITH A BONNET ON. LIGHT WEAR. BOOK INSCRIBED IN PENCIL INSIDE FRONT COVER CHRISTMAS 1909, FROM AND TO. FRONTISPIECE IS ARTWORK OF BEVERLY A CHARACTER. MADE INTO FILM… 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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IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MEND

by CHARLES READE

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Published
1880
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LONDON & GLASGOW: COLLINS CLEAR TYPE PRESS, 1880 BEAUTIFUL RED LEATHER COVER, SPINE IS LIGHTER, GOLD DESIGN AND PRINT SPINE, FORMER OWNERS LABEL INSIDE FRONT COVER. WONDERFUL ARTWORK BY PAUL HARDY THROUGHOUT. CLEAN AND TIGHT. NO DATE, CIRCA 1880. Charles Reade (8 June 1814 – 11 April 1884) was an English novelist and dramatist, best known for The… Read more
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LA BELLE-NIVERNAISE AND OTHER STORIES; FROM THE FRENCH

by ALPHONSE DAUDET

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Published
1895
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BOSTON: THOMAS Y. CROWELL & CO., 1895 GOOD LOOKING BOOK, LEATHER ALONG THE SPINE AND CORNERS OF FRONT AND BACK. FRONT COVER FULLY ATTACHED, BUT WORN AT SPINE AREA, FORMER OWNERS NAME WRITTEN IN THE FRONT 1899. NICE ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT. TIGHT AND CLEAN. A VERY ENTERTAINING READ. The Beauty from Nivernais (French: La belle Nivernaise) is a… 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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INTRODUCTORY COURSE OF NATURAL PHILOSOPHY FOR USE OF HIGH SCHOOLS AND ACADEMIES; EDITED FROM GANOT'S POPULAR PHYSICS

by WILLIAM G. PECK; REVISED BY LEVI S. BURBANK AND JAMES I. HANSON

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Published
1881
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NEW YORK AND CHICAGO: A. S. BARNES AND COMPANY, 1881 RARE BOOK, FOR HIGH SCHOOL AND ACADEMIES, PECK'SGANOT REVISED, NICE LOOKING BOOK DARK BROWN WITH BLACK AND GOLD DESIGN. PAGE EDGES HAVE DESIGN SHOWING, FORMER OWNERS NAME AND ADDRESS IN FRONT IN PENCIL, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT, ARTWORK VERY NICE, NINE CHAPTERS, PROPERTIES OF MATTER, MECHANICAL PRINCIPLES, APPLICATIONS PHYSICAL… Read more
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THE WORKS OF HENRIK IBSEN

by HENRIK IBSEN

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Published
1928
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NEW YORK : Walter J. Black, Inc., 1928 LIGHT BROWN LEATHER COVER, GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE, GOLD DESIGN SPINE, VERY NICE LOOKING. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. 12 SECTIONS- HEDDA GABLER, GHOSTS, AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE, A DOLL'S HOUSE, THE LEAGUE OF YOUTH, THE WILD DUCK, THE MASTER BUILDER, PILLARS OF SOCIETY, ROSMERSHOLM, PEER GYNT, BRAND. INTERESTING 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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WHEN ALL IS SUN WITHIN, CHEERFUL THOUGHTS IN PROSE AND VERSE

by ADAH LOUISE SUTTON, COLLECTED BY

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Published
1913
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Fair
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1st Edition
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AKRON, OHIO: SAALFIELD PUBLISHING COMPANY, 1913 LIGHT BROWN COVER, GREEN DESIGN FRONT, FRONT COVER LOOSE, CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. PROSE AND VERSE FROM FAMOUS AND INTERESTING PEOPLE THAT BRIGHTEN THE DAY AND UPLIFT SPIRITS. WONDERFUL BOOK OF CHEERFUL THOUGHTS. ELIOT, LONGFELLOW, WHITMAN, WHITTIER, BEECHER, BROWNING, DRUMMOND, WALTON, MOORE, THOREAU AND OTHERS. ANTIQUE BOOKD DEN, WHERE INTERESTING BOOKS LIVE.
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COLOR AND SUCCESSION OF BLOOM IN THE FLOWER BORDER

by H. STUART ORTLOFF and HENRY B. RAYMORE; LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS

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Published
1938
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GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK: DOUBLEDAY, DORAN AND COMPANY, INC., 1938 GREEN TEXTURED COVER, GOLD DESIGN FRONT PRINT SPINE. SPINE AREA LIGHTLY FADED. RARE BOOK, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. NICE PICTURES AND ARTWORK. 6 HALFTONES AND 11 ILLUSTRATIONS. 11 CHAPTERS INCLUDING DESIGN AND LOCATION OF BORDER, , BACKGROUND, STRUCTURE OF FLOWER BORDER, SELECTION OF PLANTS, SUCCESSION… Read more
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THE FLORAL GIFT, FROM NATURE AND THE HEART

by EDITED BY MARY CHAUNCEY

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Published
1847
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1st Edition
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WORCESTER, UK: JONATHAN GROUT, JR., 1847 NICE SMALL RARE BOOK. GOLD DESIGN FRONT AND PRINT SPINE, PAGES HAVE GOLD EDGES TOP, RIGHT AND BOTTOM. SPINE HAS TOP AND BOTTOM OUTSIDE MISSING. TIGHT INSIDE. FORMER YALE LIBRARY BOOK, OWNER NAME IN PENCIL INSIDE FRONT. COLOR FRONTISPIECE FLOWER, VARIOUS AUTHORS IN POETRY UNDER FLOWERS NAMES. VERY… Read more
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FLORAL PARK, N.Y.: JOHN LEWIS CHILDS, 1893 RARE BOOK, BEAUTIFUL COVER IN RED WITH SILVER AND BLACK DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE. HEAVY BOOK, WONDERFUL DESIGN AND ARTISTRY THROUGHOUT. TIGHT AND CLEAN. LOVE THE ARTWORK AND DETAIL. TWO THOUSAND APPROPRIATE GEMS OF POETRY AND NEARLY 500 AUTHORS. ALPHABETICAL LIST. A PRACTICAL TREATISE FOR AMATEURS ON THE CULTIVATION AND ANALYSIS OF PLANTS INCLUDED.… Read more
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NEW YORK : J. C. RIKER, 1848 RARE BOOK, NICE LOOKING DARK BROWN. GOLD DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE. GOLD TRIM ON PAGE EDGES. AN INSCRIPTION GIVING THE BOOK TO SOMEONE IN 1853 IN FRONT. BEAUTIFUL PLATES OF FLOWERS THROUGHOUT. NICE INTRODUCTION, FLOWER DETAIL, BOTANY AND FLORAL DICTIONARY. TIGHT AND CLEAN WITH LIGHT FOXING. FOR THE LOVER OF FLOWERS. Frances Sargent… Read more
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FLORA'S LEXICON: AN INTERPRETATION OF THE LANGUAGE AND SENTIMENT OF FLOWERS: WITH AN OUTLINE OF BOTANY, AND A POETICAL INTRODUCTION

by CATHARINE H. WATERMAN

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Published
1840
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1st Edition
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PHILADELPHIA: HERMAN HOOKER, 1840 RARE BOOK. FIRST EDITION, GREAT DETAIL ON INDIVIDUAL FLOWERS WITH BOTANY AND POETRY. VERY NICE FOR THE FLOWER LOVER. FOUR BEAUTIFUL PLATES. DARK BROWN COVER, GOLD DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE, TIGHT AND CLEAN, LIGHT FOXING. NICE INDEXES OF INTERPRETATIONS AND FLOWERS IN BACK. INTERESTING AND ENTERTAINING BOOK. Catharine H. Esling (April 12, 1812 - April 6, 1897)… Read more
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THE BOY SCOUTS ALONG THE SUSQUEHANNA or THE SILVER FOX PATROL CAUGHT IN A FLOOD

by HERBERT CARTER

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Published
1915
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1st Edition
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NEW YORK : A.L. BURT COMPANY, 1915 NICE BOOK, LIGHT GREEN COVER, RED, BROWN AND BLACK IN DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE. LIGHT EDGE WEAR AND DARK EDGE AT TOP OF COVER. FORMER OWNERS NAME INSIDE FRONT. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. FRONTISPIECE PICTURE DEPICTS SCOUTS ON ADVENTURE. 27 ENTERTAINING, INTERESTING CHAPTERS. CARTER PUBLISHED MANY FICTION BOOKS ABOUT THE SCOUTS. ANTIQUE BOOKS DEN,… 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 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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