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The Oxford Essential Geographical Dictionary (American edition)
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The Oxford Essential Geographical Dictionary (American edition)

By Frank R. Abate (editor, et al

New York, New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. Paperback. Near Fine. Octavo, 7" tall, xi + 434 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat paperback with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper lightly yellowed.

$6.99

Merriam Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature
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Merriam Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature

By [Merriam Webster] Kathleen Kuiper (editor)

Springfield, Massachusetts: Merriam-Webster, 1995. Original Wraps. Near fine. Quarto, 9 3/4" tall, 1236 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, generally clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

The Emily Post Book of Etiquette for Young People

By Elizabeth L. Post [ Emily Post ]

New York, New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1967. Hardcover. Fine/Good +. This printing of the first edition was produced for the Book-of-the-Month Club, published by the original publisher, and is exactly the same as the regular editionOctavo, 9 1/2" tall, viii + 238 pages, green cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a good plus, edge worn dust jacket.

$6.50

The Family Handyman: July, 1954; Vol. 4, No. 3 ; Do-it-yourself magazine; How to:make a play shelter, install an attic fan build kitchen cabnets, repair cement sidealks, construct a barbecue, be an expert at painting,

By Harold Joseph Highland editor et al

New York, New York: Universal Publishing, 1954. First Edition. Stiff Pictorial Wraps. Very good. plus 109 other money saving features.' A single original magazine Quarto, 10 3/4" talk, 98 pages, stiff pictorial wraps. A very good, original periodical, generally clean with light shelf wear and color fading, binding solid, paper moderately yellowed.

$7.50

The Home Craftsman: July-August, 1934; Vol. 3, No. 4 ; Plans and Hints for the Handyman: Furniture you can build at home,

By H. J. Hobbs, L. A. Burton editor et al

New York, New York: The Home Craftsman Publishing, 1934. First Edition. Stiff Pictorial Wraps. Very good. A single original magazine. Quarto, 10" talk, pages 97 to 128, stiff pictorial wraps. A very good, original periodical, generally clean with moderate shelf wear spine rubbed, binding still solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$7.50

Brownie Scout Handbook (catalog no. 20-110, price 50 cents)

By Ray Mitchell, et al et al; Girl Scouts inc

New York, New York: Girl Scouts of the United States of America,, 1958. Decorative Cloth. Very good. Originally published in 1951. Octavoo, 9 1/4" tall, 95 pages, illustrated boards. A very good, original hard cover with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at all corners withrubbing at the back strip edges top and bottom, light exterior soiling, ; hinges and internal binding solid, paper generally clean but a few scattered marks and a previous owner's inscription on the front endpaper.

$7.50

The Durability Factor: a guide to finding long-lasting cars, housing, appliances, tools and toys
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The Durability Factor: a guide to finding long-lasting cars, housing, appliances, tools and toys

By Roger B. Yepsen, jr. (editor)

Allentown Pennsylvania: Rodale Press, 1982. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Quarto, 10 3/4" tall, 360 pages interior black and white, sewn binding, illustrated wraps. This is a very good, clean, sturdy and neat soft cover over all with moderate shelf wear, rubbing and creasing to the spine, BUT a slight dampstain at the top fore-margin (does not affect text and only visible from rippling of paper)binding tight.

$7.73

International Authors and Writers Who's Who (Ninth Edition/ 1982) / International Who's Who in Poetry (sixth edition) (Two-in-one special edition)

By Adrian Gaster , Ernest Kay, et al

Cambridge, England/Detroit, Michigan: Melrose Press / International Biographical Center - IBC Group / Gale Research, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good +/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, x + 1093 pages, black cloth. A very good plus clean neat hard cover over all with light shelf wear and minor exterior soiling, binding solid, paper white with minor shelf soiling the the bottom fore-edge. Without dust jacket if issued. isbn's 090033262x and 0900332654

$19.00

The New Information Please Almanac Atlas and Yearbook 1967 (Twenty-First (21st) edition); The Vietnam Story; U.S. Elections; The World Today; Space Race

By Dan Golenpaul (editor); Peter Lisagor, Harry Schwartz, Jud Baker, Paul Seabury, et al

New York, New York: Simon and Schuster &, 1966. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 8" tall, 960 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, sturdy soft cover with moderate shelf wear; binding tight, but paper moderately yellowed.

$12.50

The Penguin Dictionary of Quotations

By J. M. & M. J. Cohen

New York, New York: Atheneum, 1962. Hardcover. Very good +/good. Quarto, 9 1/2" tall, vi + 663 pages, gray cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a good, moderetly worn dust jacket with the price present.

$19.00

Official Arrow Street Guide of Metropolitan Boston: complete coverage of 25 communities; (including Arlington Bedford, Belmnt, Brookline, Cambridge, Chelsea, Dedham, Everette, Lexington, Malden, Medford, Melrose, Milton, Needham, Newton, Quincy, Revere, Somerville, Soneham, Waltham, Watertown, Wellesley, Winchester, Winthrop--Massachusetts)

By [R. L Polk & Co. ] Arrow Maps

Boston, Massachusetts: R. L Polk & Co, MCMLXVI [ 1966 ]. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. 16mo, 6 3/4" tall, 288 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat original soft cover over all with minor shelf wear, spine darkened, binding tight, and slight yellowing.

$19.00

The International Science Fiction Yearbook

By Colin Lester (editor)

New York, New York: Quick Fox, 1978. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 7 2/3" tall, 394 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover over all, with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, binding solid, paper just slightly yellowed.

$7.50

Science-Fiction Future Histories; "A Special Issue"; Bulletin of the Science Fiction Writers of America (SFWA) ; volume 14, Number 3; Fall 1979 (whole number 71); Keynote address (Heinlein);The Immutable Laws of Science Fiction (Card); Concerning Future Histories (Anderson); A Maverick View (Bradley); Future Histories (Niven); 1955 (Varley); Children of the Future (Sky); There's Nothing Like A Good Foundation (Asimov); etc

By John F. Carr (editor); Robert Heinlein, Poul Anderson, Larry Niven, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Isaac Asimov, Kathleen Sky, Jerry Pournelle, John Varley, Gordon Dickson, Orson Scott Card, et al

Grenada Hill, CA: Bulletin of the Science Fiction Writers of America, 1979. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Quarterly periodical of SFWA. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 100 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. a very good, clean, sturdy soft cover original issue with moderate exterior wear; binding solid, paper white.

$9.50

Illustrated Reverse Dictionary: find the words on the tip of your tongue (Reader's Digest)

By John Ellison Kahn (editor)

New York, New York: Reader's Digest, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/very good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, 608 pages blue and decorative brown boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very goode, slightly edge worn dust jacket with several short edge tears at the folds.

$12.50

Funk & Wagnalls Guide to Modern World Literature

By Martin Seymour-Smith

New York, New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1973. Hardcover--cloth. Very good +/very good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xxi + 1206 pages, blue cloth. A very good plus, clean, neat hard cover with little shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper very slightly yellowed. In a very good, lightly edge worn dust jacket.

$16.50

Famous First Facts: a record of first happenings, discoveries and inventions in the United States

By Joseph Nathan Kane

New York, New York: H. W. Wilson, 1933. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -/Without Dustjacket. Octavo, 7 7/8" tall, 757 pages, gilt spine titles, black cloth. A very good minus, sound copy over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, spine cloth slightly fraying at top and bottom edgeswith fore-corner tips through to boards; light soiling to the cover cloth, spine slightly canted; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket.

$16.50

A Dictionary of True Etymologies

By Adrian Room

London, England: Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP), 1986. Hardcover. Very good +/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, vi + 193 pages. A very good, generally clean, sturdy hard cover edition with light shelf wear and slight exterior soiling, hinges and binding tight, paper white. But dust jacket.

$9.50

Leo Rosten's Treasury of Jewish Quotations

By Leo Rosten

New York, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +/very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xi + 716 pages, black and red cloth. A very god plus, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white. In a very good, edge worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$16.50

The Whole Cosmep Catalog (One Time Supplement to the Directory of Little Magazine & Small Presses)

By Len Fulton, Dick Higgins, George Mattingly, Ellen Ferber, Foster Robertson, Paul Foreman

Paradise, California: Dust Books/ Cosmep--The Committee of Small Magazine Editors and Publishers, 1973. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good -. Folio, 14 1/4" tall, 296 pages, stiff white printed wraps. A very good -, generally, sturdy, original soft cover over all with moderate shelf wear, but some chipping at the corners and light exterior soiling, binding tight, interior clean and paper white.

$75.00

The Universal Preceptor; or, general Grammar of Arts, Sciences, and Useful Knowledge; for use in schools

By Rev. David Blair

London, England: Sherwood, Gilbert, and Piper, 1836. Decorative Leather. Good. 24mo, 5 1/2" tall, Foldout map of the Earth +1v + 324 pages + 20 plates (should be 20---9 missing); gilt titles and maroon leather. A good original edition over all with significant exterior wear, spine leather chipped 1" at top and bottom edges, all cover edges rubbed, fore-corner tips through to boards, binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with light scattered foxing and a previous owner's notes on the endpapers as well as a few penciled underliners.

$19.00

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