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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.

$7.07

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.

$5.10

Index to Short Stories [with] Index to Short Stories [two volumes]

By Ina Ten Eyck Firkins

New York, New York: H. W. Wilson, 1915/1929. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. Two original volumes sold together, both ex-library with markings to the spine, endpapers and title page. 1: Small quarto, 9 3/4" tall, vi + 374 pages, gilt titles, blue cloth (plain library cloth, obviously rebound at some long ago date). A very good minus, sturdy and generally clean hard hard cover reference over all with moderate shelf wear and color fading to the exterior cloth, light exterior soiling; interior clean, paper lightly yellowing. / 2: Small quarto, tall, 10 1/4" tall, xiv + 332 pages, gilt titles, brown cloth (plain library cloth, obviously rebound at some long ago date). A very good minus, sturdy and generally clean hard hard cover reference over all with moderate shelf wear and color fading to the exterior cloth, light exterior soiling; interior generally clean, paper lightly yellowing with a few penned annotation porimarily to the last few pages.Very good reference copies.

$35.00

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

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.

$7.49

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

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. 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. 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.

$3.75

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.

$13.20

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