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The Art of Advocacy: A Plea for the Renaissance of the Trial Lawyer

by Stryker, Lloyd Paul

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Near Fine
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1954 2nd ptg.
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1954 2nd ptg. 306pp. burgundy cloth tall 8vo: near Fine in a Good+ dj in poly cover [ink name on front pastedown; else nrF; dj = p-c; else G+] A legal classic and the last book by the American trial wizard Stryker (1885-1955).
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Boards of Trustees: Their Organization and Operation at Private Colleges and Universities

by Bowden, Henry L

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Near Fine
Edition
1982.
ISBN
9780865540408
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Macon, GA: Mercer Univ. Press, 1982. 42pp. green and blue cloth tall 8vo: near Fine/no dj.
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Elementary Turkish

by Thomas, Lewis V. revised & edited by Norman Itzkowitz

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Fine
Edition
1986 reissue.
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9780486250649
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New York: Dover, 1986 reissue. 187pp. + adverts. paperback 8vo: Fine. A nice Dover reissue of a work that originally appeared in 1967.
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A Christmas Cracker: being a commonplace selection 1981

by Norwich, John Julius

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Very Good
Edition
1981.
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Huntingdon, UK: Hambleden Press, 1981. unpaginated pamphlet bound paperback 8vo: Very Good+ [red cover paper is faded; else a nice clean copy.
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The Novel 100: Ranking of the Greatest Novels of All Time

by Burt, Daniel S

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Fine
Edition
2007 1st ed. thus of reissue.
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9780760794029
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New York: Barnes & Noble, 2007 1st ed. thus of reissue. 614pp. hardback tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj. A precis of 100 great novels ranging from Don Quixote to Gone With the Wind.
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Imperialism and the Anti-Imperialist Mind

by Feuer, Lewis

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Very Good
Edition
1986 1st ed.
ISBN
9780879753399
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Buffalo, NY: Prometheus Books, 1986 1st ed. 265pp. blue cloth tall 8vo: Very Good in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [bookplate; edges show some light foxing; else a nice crisp copy] An examination of the subject by the American sociologist Feuer (1912-2002).
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Milne-Downey First Course in Algebra

by Milne, William J. & Walter F. Downey

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Very Good
Edition
1945 reprint.
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New York: American Book Co., 1945 reprint. 404pp.+ 38 index pp. red cloth 12mo: Very Good/no dj [top & fore edges are age browned; some foxing of endpp; old board of education stamp on pastedown; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy] A classic math text based on a 1911 work by the notable New York educator Milne (1843-1914).
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Ambrose Bierce's Write it Right

by Freeman, Jay (on Ambrose Bierce)

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Fine
Edition
2009 1st Am. ed.
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9780802717689
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New York: Walker & Co., 2009 1st Am. ed. 229pp. hardback 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [rem. dot bottom edge; else F]
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Thinkers of the Twentieth Century: A Biographical, Bibliographical and Critical Dictionary

by Devine, Elizabeth, Michael Held, James Vinson & George Walsh, editors

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Good
Edition
1983.
ISBN
9780810315167
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Detroit: Gale Research, 1983. 643pp. hardback sm 4to: minimally ex. lib. copy; some stamps on rear endpp; no external markings or any other lib. markings; else a very nice clean, complete & tight copy.
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A Teacher's Manual of Geography to accompany Tarr and McMurry's Series of Geographies

by McMurry, Charles

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Good
Edition
1902 1st ed.
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New York: Macmillan. 1902 1st ed. 107pp. grey cloth 12mo: Good+/no dj [age browning; back cover shows foxing; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy]
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The List of Books

by Raphael, Frederic & Kenneth McLeish

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Fine
Edition
1981
ISBN
9780855332235
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London: Mitchell Beazley, 1981. 160pp. hardback slim sm 4to: Fine in a Fine dj. A fascinating recommended library of over 3,000 books in almost 50 categories, chosen by two erudite editors, the Anglo-American writer Raphael (b. 1931) and the British polymath McLeish (1940-97).
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Design for Christian Living: Sermons

by Kerr, Hugh Thomson

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Very Good
Edition
1953
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Philadelphia: The Westminster Press. 1953. 157pp. grey cloth 8vo: Very Good/no dj [endpp. are age browned; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy]
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Primer on Roman Catholicism for Protestants

by Stuber, Stanley I

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Good
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1953
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New York:Association Press. 1953. 276pp. hardback 8vo: Good+ in a near Very Good dj [some age darkening; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy] "An appraisal of the basic differences between the Roman Catholic Church and Protestantism" by the noted American internationalist Stuber (1903-85).
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The Meaning of Psycho-Analysis (Psychoanalysis)

by Peck, Martin W. w/intro. by Bernard Glueck

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Good
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1950 1st ed. thus
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New York: Permabooks. 1950 1st ed. thus. 231pp. hardback 16mo: Good [text is age browned; small ink name; else a clean, complete & tight copy] A popular primer on the subject by the American psychiatrist Peck (1880-1940), originally published in 1931. Introduction is by the noted Polish-American psychiatrist Bernard Glueck, Sr. (1884-1972).
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Teaching and Performing: Ideas for Energizing Your Classes

by Timpson, William M., et al

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Condition
Fine
Edition
1997 1st ed
ISBN
9780912150444
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Madison, WI: Magna. 1997 1st ed. 211pp. paperback 8vo: Fine.
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Weather on the Planets: What We Know About Their Atmospheres

by Ohring, George w/illus. by Laura Shafran

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Very Good
Edition
1966
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday Anchor Books, 1966. 144pp. illus. paperback: Very Good.
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The Vanishing Hero: Studies in Novelists of the Twenties

by O'Faolain, Sean

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Good
Edition
1957 1st ed
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Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press. 1957 1st ed. 204pp. beige & black cloth 8vo: Good in a generally Good dj [shelf rubbing along bottom edges & corners; some age browning; else a clean, complete & tight copy; dj = p-c; some edge tears; else G] Essays on the work of Evelyn Waugh, Aldous Huxley, Graham Greene, Virginia Woolf, Elizabeth Bowen, James… Read more
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Hodgepodge: A Commonplace Book

by Bryan, J. III (Joseph)

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Very Good
Edition
1987 2nd ptg
ISBN
9780689117985
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New York: Atheneum. 1987 2nd ptg. 327pp. illus. hardback tall 8vo: Very Good+ in a near Fine dj [top edge is foxed & age darkened; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy; dj = p-c; else nrF] A terrific collection of quotes, quips, quizzes and curiosities collected by the Richmond born writer Joseph Bryan III (1904-93).
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Beyond Belief: The Secret Gospel of Thomas

by Pagels, Elaine

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Edition
2003 reprint
ISBN
9780375501562
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New York: Random House, 2003 reprint. 241pp. hardback 8vo: near Fine in a Fine dj [several tiny foxed spots on top & fore edges; a turned page corner; else a nice crisp copy] Advance jacket praise for this "luminous and accessible" history of early Christian thought from Karen Armstrong, Krister Stendahl, et al.
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Roots of Christianity

by Walsh, Michael

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Fine
Edition
1986 1st ed
ISBN
9780246127570
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London: Grafton Books. 1986 1st ed. 256pp. illus. hardback sm 4to: Fine in a Fine dj. A well-illustrated history of the first several centuries of Christianity by a former Jesuit.
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