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cover of CROWN OF WILD OLIVE, MUNERA PULVERIS, ETHICS OF DUST, FICTION, ELEMENTS OF DRAWING; ILLUSTRATED STERLING EDITION

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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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cover of THE WISDOM OF OSCAR WILDE, SELECTED WITH INTRODUCTION AND INDEX

THE WISDOM OF OSCAR WILDE, SELECTED WITH INTRODUCTION AND INDEX

by OSCAR WILDE, COMPILATION BY TEMPLE SCOTT

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1914
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NEW YORK: BRENTANO'S UNION SQUARE, 1914 NICE OLD BOOK, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT. TEMPLE SEPARATES THE BITES OF WISDOM BY TOPIC. A VERY INTERESTING AND ENTERTAINING READ. HELPS US UNDERSTAND WILDE AND LIFE. BOOK IS TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT WITH THE COVER WORN ANS SPINE LEATHER MISSING YET TIGHT. GOLD PRINT DESIGN FRONT OF COVER. Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie… Read more
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cover of WHEN ALL IS SUN WITHIN, CHEERFUL THOUGHTS IN PROSE AND VERSE

WHEN ALL IS SUN WITHIN, CHEERFUL THOUGHTS IN PROSE AND VERSE

by ADAH LOUISE SUTTON, COLLECTED BY

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1913
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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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cover of JULIAN, PHILOSOPHER AND EMPEROR; THE LAST STRUGGLE OF PAGANISM AGAINST CHRISTIANITY

JULIAN, PHILOSOPHER AND EMPEROR; THE LAST STRUGGLE OF PAGANISM AGAINST CHRISTIANITY

by ALICE GARDNER

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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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cover of FABLES FROM AFAR, ALDINE SUPPLEMENTARY READERS

FABLES FROM AFAR, ALDINE SUPPLEMENTARY READERS

by CATHERINE T. BRYCE, ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS CLEVELAND

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NEW YORK : NEWSOM & COMPANY, 1910 RARE BOOK, GREEN COVER WITH BLACK PRINT, ELEPHANT AND MONKEY ON THE FRONT. WORN, PIECE OF MASKING TAPE ALONG SPINE, INSIDE FRONT COVER INDICATES WAS LIBRARY BOOK MONONGAHELA CITY SCHOOL, FIRST BLANK PAGE MISSING, TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT, ARTWORK VERY NICE. 6 PAGES WITH SMALL PIECES SCOTCH TAPE. FABLES FROM INDIA, CHINA, JAPAN… Read more
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cover of THE DOG IN ACTION, A STUDY OF ANATOMY AND LOCOMOTION AS APPLYING TO ALL BREEDS

THE DOG IN ACTION, A STUDY OF ANATOMY AND LOCOMOTION AS APPLYING TO ALL BREEDS

by MCDOWELL LYON

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1968
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NEW YORK: HOWELL BOOK HOUSE INC., 1968 VERY NICE RED COVER WITH DARKER DESIGN INTERMINGLED. GOLD DESIGN FRONT OF DOG, GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. INTRODUCTION, 18 CHAPTERS, GLOSSARY AND INDEX. GREAT INFORMATION AND DETAIL WITH NICE ART THROUGHOUT. DOG ENGINEERS, DOGS AS WE HAVE MADE THEM, CONFORMATION, THE DOGS SLOW GAITS, THE DOGS FAST GAITS, LOCOMOTION, LATERAL DISPLACEMENT,… Read more
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cover of MY PORTFOLIO, A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS

MY PORTFOLIO, A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS

by AUSTIN PHELPS, D.D.

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1882
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NEW YORK : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1882 ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN THE CONGREGATIONALIST, THE INDEPENDENT, THE CHRISTIAN UNION, AND SUNDAY SCHOOL TIMES. FORMER LIBRARY BOOK, BLACK COVER, GOLD PRINT SPINE, LIBRARY LABEL SPINE, ALSO LIBRARY LABELS INSIDE FRONT AND BACK. CORNERS ARE WORN, FIRST BLANK PAGE LOSS. ALL OTHER PAGES TIGHT AND CLEAN. 31 ESSAYS SOME OF WHICH INCLUDE PASTOR… Read more
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cover of THE WISDOM OF LANG-SIN, A BOOK OF PRECEPTS WITH THEIR REASONS FOR THE CONDUCT OF LIFE

THE WISDOM OF LANG-SIN, A BOOK OF PRECEPTS WITH THEIR REASONS FOR THE CONDUCT OF LIFE

by SIR THOMAS BARCLAY

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1927
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NEW YORK: THE CENTURY CO., 1927 VERY NICE LOOKING COVER, BROWN TEXTURED, ORANGE DESIGN FRONT, BLACK PRINT, BLACK SPINE, SLIGHT TEAR TOP OF SPINE. GIFT TO A BROTHER PARAGRAPH WRITTEN INSIDE FRONT. TIGHT AND CLEAN INSIDE. WISDOM, SOUL, NATURE, CONDUCT, CHARACTER, FRIENDSHIP, FAMILY, KNOWLEDGEJUSTICE, PENALTIES, POLITICS, EUROPEANS. A GREAT BOOK WITH A VERY INTERESTING MESSAGE OF GUIDANCE. Sir Thomas… Read more
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cover of THE SUMMING UP, SOMERSET MAUGHAM; M60

THE SUMMING UP, SOMERSET MAUGHAM; M60

by W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM

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1951
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New York: A MENTOR BOOK, 1951 A GREAT AUTHOR REVEALS THE WISDOM OF A LIFETIME. VERY GOOD SHAPE, CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. MAUGHAM'S IDEAS ON LIFE AND ART. ON HIS PHILOSOPHY OF LIFE, HOW HE LIVED AND LOVED. A IN DEPTH LOOK FROM CHILHOOD UP. THIS BOOK IS A VERY ENTERTAINING AND EDUCATING WORK WHILE HELPING GUIDE ITS READER… Read more
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cover of MANUAL OF THE ENUMERATION, A TEXT BOOK ON THE SCIENCES OF THE ENUMERATION; ASTROLOGY, BOOK ONE

MANUAL OF THE ENUMERATION, A TEXT BOOK ON THE SCIENCES OF THE ENUMERATION; ASTROLOGY, BOOK ONE

by C. J. COFFMAN, DEAN OF THE ENUMERATION

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1927
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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA: THE ENUMERATION, 1927 NICE LOOKING DARK BROWN COVER, GOLD DESIGN FRONT AND SPINE. FORMER OWNERS NAME AND DATE IN FRONT. TIGHT AND CLEAN THROUGHOUT, GREAT DETAIL SPIRIT, SOUL, MIND AND BODY. NUMBERS, SIGNS, PLANETS. THE EARLY STUDIES AND UNDERSTANDING BY ONE OF THE EARLY PIONEERS. ANTIQUE BOOKS DEN, WHERE INTERESTING BOOKS LIVE.
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cover of ECCE TERRA; OR, THE HAND OF GOOD ON EARTH

ECCE TERRA; OR, THE HAND OF GOOD ON EARTH

by REV. E.F. BURR, D.D.

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1883
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PHILADELPHIA: PRESBYTERIAN BOARD OF PUBLICATION, 1883 BROWN COVER WORN ON EDGES AND FADED SPINE. CLEAN AND TIGHT INSIDE. FORMER OWNERS NAME INSIDE FRONT. VERY INTERESTING BOOK THAT DESCRIBES AND DISCUSSES THE MANY WAYS IN WHICH GOD'S HAND IS EVIDENT ON EARTH. UPON READING THE PREFACE I WAS INTRIGUED BY BURR'S UNDERTAKING AND READ THE BOOK. HE USES… Read more
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cover of THE HUMAN RACE AND OTHER SERMONS; PREACHED AT CHELTENHAM, OXFORD AND BRIGHTON

THE HUMAN RACE AND OTHER SERMONS; PREACHED AT CHELTENHAM, OXFORD AND BRIGHTON

by REV. FREDERICK W. ROBERTSON, M.A.; TRINITY CHAPEL BRIGHTON

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1881
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NEW YORK : Harper & Brothers, FRANKLIN SQUARE, 1881 DARK BROWN COVER WITH FADING ON SPINE, GOLD PRINT FRONT AND SPINE. CLEAN AND TIGHT INSIDE. 32 SERMONS DATING FROM 1846 TO 1852. VARIOUS TOPICS. HUMAN RACE, CHARACTER, GLORY, HEAVEN, SCHOOL, CHRIST, WORSHIP, MINISTRY, WISDOM, REVELATION AND MANY OTHER TOPICS. ANTIQUE BOOKS DEN, WHERE INTERESTING BOOKS LIVE.
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cover of THE PRINCIPLES OF SUCCESS IN LITERATURE

THE PRINCIPLES OF SUCCESS IN LITERATURE

by GEORGE HENRY LEWES; EDITED WITH INTRODUCTION AND NOTES BY FRED N. SCOTT

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1892
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BOSTON: ALLYN AND BACON, 1892 RARE BOOK, NICE LOOKING LIGHT BROWN COVER WITH RED SPINE, BLACK PRINT FRONT, FORMER OWNERS NAME STAMPED IN FRONT. CLEAN AND TIGHT THROUGHOUT. A RARE BOOK BY NUMBER AVAILABLE AND ALSO NOT MANY ON THIS TOPIC. FOR THE WRITER AND PHILOSOPHER. LEWES WAS A VERY EDUCATED INTERESTING MAN. George Henry Lewes ( 18… Read more
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cover of ELBERT HUBBARD'S SCRAP BOOK, CONTAINING THE INSPIRED AND INSPIRING SELECTIONS, GATHERED DURING A LIFE TIME OF DISCRIMINATING READING FOR HIS OWN USE

ELBERT HUBBARD'S SCRAP BOOK, CONTAINING THE INSPIRED AND INSPIRING SELECTIONS, GATHERED DURING A LIFE TIME OF DISCRIMINATING READING FOR HIS OWN USE

by ELBERT HUBBARD; MADE INTO A BOOK BY THE ROYCROFTERS

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1923
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NEW YORK CITY: WM. WISE& CO., ROYCROFT DISTRIBUTORS, 1923 NICE LOOKING BROWN COVER, BEAUTIFULLY MADE, TEXTURED FINISH, DESIGN AND GOLD ON FRONT, PROTECTIVE COVER STILL INTACT BUT WORN ON THE EDGES, ARTWORK VERY NICE OF HUBBARD. FRONTISPIECE IS A PICTURE OF HUBBARD READING. PAGES INSIDE ARE THICK AND CLEAN. ABOUT 1/2 OF THE PAGES ARE LOOSE FROM THE SEWN… Read more
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cover of THE NOTE BOOK OF ELBERT HUBBARD; MOTTOES, EPIGRAMS, SHORT ESSAYS, PASSAGES, ORPHIC SAYINGS AND PREACHMENTS

THE NOTE BOOK OF ELBERT HUBBARD; MOTTOES, EPIGRAMS, SHORT ESSAYS, PASSAGES, ORPHIC SAYINGS AND PREACHMENTS

by ELBERT HUBBARD; GATHERED TOGETHER BY ELBERT HUBBARD II, MADE INTO A BOOK BY THE ROYCROFTERS

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1927
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NEW YORK CITY: WM. WISE & CO., 1927 A WONDERFUL BOOK ON PHILOSOPHY AND LIFE. GREAT INFORMATION BY A GREAT PERSON. NICE LOOKING BROWN COVER, BEAUTIFULLY MADE, TEXTURED FINISH, DESIGN AND GOLD ON FRONT, PROTECTIVE COVER IN POOR CONDITION DUE TO FRONT AND BACK ALL THAT ARE LEFT WITHOUT THE SPINE, ARTWORK VERY NICE OF HUBBARD. FRONTISPIECE IS A… Read more
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cover of THE ANATOMY OF MELANCHOLY, WHAT IT IS, WITH ALL THE KINDS, CAUSES, SYMPTOMS, PROGNOSTICS, AND SEVERAL CURES FOR IT, VOLUME III

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BOSTON: DANA ESTES AND COMPANY, 1890 GRAY COVER, BLACK PRINT SPINE, INSIDE IS TIGHT AND CLEAN WITH NO MARKINGS. VOLUME NUMBER III OF THREE, LIBRARY RAISED STAMP TITLE PAGE. BURTON WAS A SCHOLAR AT OXFORD AND WROTE THIS QUITE DETAILED WORK IN AN EFFORT TO HELP HIMSELF AND OTHERS. HIS PASSION FOR PSYCHOLOGY HELPED GUIDE HIM. NO DATE, CIRCA… Read more
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cover of EARLY FREEMASONRY IN PENNSYLVANIA

EARLY FREEMASONRY IN PENNSYLVANIA

by HENRY S. BORNEMAN, DISTRICT DEPUTY GRAND MASTER IN PENNSYLVANIA

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1931
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PHILADELPHIA: THE GRAND LODGE OF FREE AND ACCEPTED MASONS OF PENNSYLVANIA, 1931 LIGHT BROWN COVER WITH THE LOGO ON THE FRONT IN GOLD OF THE GRAND LODGE OF PENNSYLVANIA. LIGHT WEAR ALONG EDGES AND SPINE. TIGHT AND CLEAN INSIDE WITH NO MARKINGS. 103 PAGES WITH A LARGE APPENDIX IN THE BACK, THO: CARMICK MANUSCRIPT, 1727 (FACSIMILE, TRANSCRIPTION), FACSIMILES… Read more
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cover of THE CZECH BLACK BOOK

THE CZECH BLACK BOOK

by PREPARED BY THE INSTITUTE OF HISTORY OF THE CZECHOSLOVAK ACADEMY OF SCIENCES; EDITED BY ROBERT LITTELL

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1969
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NEW YORK: FREDERICK A. PRAEGER, 1969 VERY GOOD LOOKING BLACK COVER WITH WHITE PRINT ON THE SPINE, EXCELLENT CONDITION, TIGHT AND CLEAN, FORMER OWNER HAS A IMPRESSION STAMP ON THE TITLE PAGE INDICATING OWNERSHIP, BOOK LOOKS NEW. LITTELL HAS A 6 PAGE INTRODUCTION INDICATING THAT HE HAD TO EDIT ALL DOCUMENTS REVIEWED DOWN TO THIS BOOK AND THAT THIS WAS THE… Read more
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cover of LITERARY AND PHILOSOPHICAL ESSAYS; FRENCH, GERMAN AND ITALIAN; VOLUME 32, HARVARD CLASSICS

LITERARY AND PHILOSOPHICAL ESSAYS; FRENCH, GERMAN AND ITALIAN; VOLUME 32, HARVARD CLASSICS

by MONTAIGNE, SAINTE-BEUVE, RENAN, LESSING, VON SCHILLER, KANT, MAZZINNI ; EDITED BY CHARLES W. ELIOT, LL.D.

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1910
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NEW YORK: P. F. COLLIER & SON COMPANY, 1910 TERRIFIC BOOK OF LITERARY WORKS IN ENGLISH. VERY NICE DARK GREEN COVER WITH GOLD DESIGN AND PRINT SPINE. CLEAN AND TIGHT, NO INTERNAL MARKINGS. Michel Eyquem de Montaigne ( French; 28 February 1533 – 13 September 1592) was one of the most significant philosophers of the French Renaissance, known for popularizing… Read more
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cover of ENGLISH ESSAYS, FROM SIR PHILIP SIDNEY TO MACAULAY; VOLUME 27, HARVARD CLASSICS

ENGLISH ESSAYS, FROM SIR PHILIP SIDNEY TO MACAULAY; VOLUME 27, HARVARD CLASSICS

by PHILIP SIDNEY, LORD MACAULAY; EDITED BY CHARLES W. ELIOT, LL.D.

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1910
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NEW YORK: P. F. COLLIER & SON COMPANY, 1910 ESSAYS BY THE GREATEST ESSAYISTS OF ALL TIME. SIDNEY, JOHNSON, COWLEY, ADDISON, STEELE, SWIFT, DEFOE, HUME, SMITH, COLERIDGE, HAZLITT, HUNT, LAMB, QUINCY, SHELLEY, MACAULAY VERY NICE DARK GREEN COVER WITH GOLD DESIGN AND PRINT SPINE. CLEAN AND TIGHT, NO INTERNAL MARKINGS. The Harvard Classics, originally known as Dr. Eliot's Five Foot Shelf,… Read more
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