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Encyclopedia of American Biography.

By John A. Garraty , Jerome L. Sternstein (editors)

New York, New York: Harper & Row, 1974. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/very good. Small quarto, 9 1/2" tall, xiv + 1241 pages, blue cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, slightly edge worn dust jacket with the original price present.**

$12.50

A Bibliography of American Autobiographies

By Louis Kaplan and James Tyler Cook, et al

Madison, Wisconsin: University of Wisconsin, 1961. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/very good. An ex-library copy with significant marking to the endpapers. Octavo, 9 3/4" tall, xii + 372 pages, gray cloth. A very good, generally clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear, but some discoloration from tape to the exterior cloth. In a very good dust jacket with light edge wear and color fading to the margins and a library mark to the backstrip.

$12.50

Atlas of World History
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Atlas of World History

By Kate Santon and Liz McKay (editors)

Bath, England: Parragon Publishing, 2006. Original Edition. Hardcover--illustrated boards. Fine/fine. Quarto, 11" tall, 320 pages with intertextual color illustration, illustrated boards. A fine clean neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket.

$16.50

Atlas of American History

By Robert H. Ferrell, Richard Natkiel

New York, New York: Facts On File, 1995. Revised Edition. Pictorial Stiff Wraps. Very good +. Quarto 11" tall, 192 pages with intertextual color and black and white illustration (line maps), stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat sturdy soft cover edition overall with light shelf wear; interior generally fine, and binding solid, paper clean and white .

$9.50

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 thus. 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

Guide to Old Radios: Pointers, Pictues and Prices
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Guide to Old Radios: Pointers, Pictues and Prices

By David & Betty Johnson

Cleveland, Tennessee: Wallace-Homestead, 1990. First edition thus. Pictorial Stiff Wraps. Near Fine. Small quarto 10" tall; ix + 225 pages, illustrated stiff wraps. Color cover, black and white interior. A near fine, clean, large format paperback first edition with a light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white

$8.50

The Shakespeare Phrase Book

By John Bartlett

Boston, Massachusetts: Little, Brown & Co., 1881. First American edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. 12mo, 7 1/2" tall, 1034 pages, decorative endpapers,gilt titles on brown cloth. A good original copy over all with shelf wear, spine cloth fraying at top and bottom edges, fore-corner tips through to boards; hinges cracked but secure, internal binding solid, paper clean and moderately yellowed.

$19.00

Encyclical Letter of Pope Pius XI on Christian Marriage (Official Vatican Text)

By Pope Pius XI [Ambrogio Damiano Achille Ratti]

Boston, Massachusetts: St. Paul Editions (Daughters of St. Paul), c. 1970. Later printing. Original Wraps. Very good. Originally issued in 1930. This copy has no date, but appears to be a later issuance. 12mo, 7 1/4" tall, 69 pages + ads stiff yellow wraps. A very good, generally clean and neat original soft cover over all, with moderate shelf wear, but light color of the cover shows exterior soiling, binding solid, paper white.

$6.50

The Miracles and Myths of the New Testament; with other essays and sermons

By Joseph May

Boston, Massachusetts: George H. Ellis, 1901. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Duodecimo, 7" tall, 191 page, gilt titles on green cloth. A very good, clean sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear, rubbing at the corners and back strip edges; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Previous owner bookplate on the front endpaper

$16.50

Home-Makers Guide

By Marjorie Mills and Associate Women Editors

Boston, Massachusetts: The Boston Herald-Traveler Corporation, 1929. Early Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Good/Without dust jacket. Sold as a useful original copy. 12mo, 7 1/2" tall, 216 pages, black titles on green cloth. A good copy over all with general shelf wear, spine cloth frayed at top and bottom edges, minor exterior soiling; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with some finger soling to the for-edge. Without dust jacket.

$7.50

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 thus. 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

London Directory: 2nd Edition [a single item from] Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective Board Game

By " Arthur Conan Doyle " ; Gary Grady; Suzanne Goldberg ; Raymond Edwards

San Francisco, California: Sleuth Publications, 1982. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Near fine. We have this item only, and not the rest of the game it is a part of. Octavo pamphlet, 8 1/2" tall, saddle stitched, 18 pages, stiff orange wraps.A near fine copy with very slight wear, binding solid, paper is the original antique yellow. "The following directory is a listing of most of the characters [and locations] you will find in the cases"

$6.50

Hoyt's New Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations: drawn from the speech and literature of all nations, ancient and modern, classic and popular, in English and foreign text. With the names, dates, and nationality of quoted authors and copious indexes.

By Kate Louise Roberts

New York, New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1923. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Very good. Small quarto, 10" tall, xxxi + 1343 pages, gilt titles and decorations on brown cloth. A very good, clean, neat original hard cover edition with minor shelf wear and light rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket. This is a large and heavy volume and will require slightly more postage

$19.00

The Penguin Dictionary of Quotations.

By J. M. & M. J. Cohen

New York, New York: Atheneum, 1962. Fifth edition, later printing. 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 thus. 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

Othergates; No. 3; 1982. A Market Guide for Writers and Artists covering the fields of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror and Mystery, etc.

By Millea Kenin et al

Oakland, CA: Unique Graphics, 1982. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 168 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.

$8.50

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 thus. 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 printing. 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

Chronological Outlines of English Literature

By Frederick Ryland, M.A.

New York, New York: Macmillan Company, 1903. Fourth edition. Hardcover--cloth. good. And ex-library copy with marking to the spine and endpapers. Originally published in 1890. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, xii + 351 pages, gilt spine titles on red cloth. A good, clean, neat, hard cover over all with moderate exterior shelf wear, corners rubbed, spine cloth color faded; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with a short edge tear to the title page and a previous owners name penned on the front endpaper

$12.50

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