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The Hill Cadet (28 issues); Hill Military Academy

by Hill Military Academy

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Published
1922
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First Edition
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Portland OR: Hill Military Academy, 1922. First Edition. Small octavo; Volumes 1 (1922), #s 1-8; Vol. 2 (1922-23), #s 1-10; Vol. 3 (1923-24), #s 1-10 (together in 1 volume). In blue cloth, spine lettered and ruled in gold. Some wear to extremities and front internal hinge, else a Very Good copy. The Hill Military Academy was a non-sectarian, all… Read more
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Social Register Washington 1937 (Vol. LI, No. 2)

by Social Register Association

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Published
1936
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First Edition
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New York: Social Register Association, 1936. First Edition. 12mo. 192 pp. 1 pp Dilatory Domiciles printed on salmon paper at front. Black cloth with red ruling and lettering. Minor wear else a fine copy. Contains full names and addresses of members of prominent families grouped together, the clubs to which they belong, and the marriage and death of each… Read more
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Social Register Washington 1930 (Vol. XLIV, No. 2)

by Social Register Association

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Published
1929
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First Edition
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New York: Social Register Association, 1929. First Edition. 12mo. 193 pp. 1 pp Dilatory Domiciles printed on salmon paper at front. Black cloth with red ruling and lettering. Front & rear corners creased; light circular mark & spotting on front cover; a very good copy. Contains full names and addresses of members of prominent families grouped together, the clubs… Read more
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Social Register Washington 1936 (Vol. L, No. 2)

by Social Register Association

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Published
1935
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First Edition
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New York: Social Register Association, 1935. First Edition. 12mo. 197 pp. 1 pp Dilatory Domiciles printed on salmon paper at front. Black cloth with red ruling and lettering. Small spot to lower front board else a fine copy. Contains full names and addresses of members of prominent families grouped together, the clubs to which they belong, and the marriage… Read more
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Social Register Washington 1929 (Vol. XLIII, No. 2)

by Social Register Association

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Published
1928
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First Edition
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New York: Social Register Association, 1928. First Edition. 12mo. 188 pp. 2 pp Dilatory Domiciles printed on salmon paper at front. Black cloth with red ruling and lettering. Light spotting to front cover; else a fine copy. Contains full names and addresses of members of prominent families grouped together, the clubs to which they belong, and the marriage and… Read more
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cover of Information for People Going to Guam: A Copy to be Given to (attached to orders of) Every Officer, Chief Petty Officer, Non-com. Officer with Rank Above Sergeant, and Man with Family, Ordered to Guam

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[Washington DC]: [GPO], 1929. Revised Edition. 16mo; 16pp. Near fine copy (owner name to front cover) in blue printed stapled wrappers. Advice on living conditions on the island for U.S. Navy personnel being assigned there].
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cover of Historic Buildings of America: As Seen and Described by Famous Writers

Historic Buildings of America: As Seen and Described by Famous Writers

by Singleton, Esther

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Published
1906
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First Edition
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New York: Dodd Mead, 1906. First Edition. 8vo. 341 pp. Photo-illustrated plates. Book designed by Alice Cordelia Morse with her initals stamped in gilt on front cover. Striking green cloth binding with elaborate gilt decoration front cover and spine; gilt lettering; top edge gilt. Minor wear, light bump to upper front corner else a fine, bright copy. In this… Read more
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cover of George (53 issues)

George (53 issues)

by Kennedy, John F. , Jr.; Michael J. Berman

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Published
2001
Edition
First Edition
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New York: George Publishing Co. - Hachette Filipacchi Magazines, 2001. First Edition. The issues include: Dec. 1995/Jan. 1996 to Dec. 1996 (9 issues); 1997 (10 issues); 1998 (12 issues); 1999 (11 issues); Dec. 2000/Jan. 2001 (11 issues). 4to. Various paginations. Color illustrations. Uniformly near fine to fine condition (some issues retain the addressee label on lower front covers). "An… Read more
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cover of Tribes and Temples: A Record of the Expedition to Middle America Conducted by the Tulane University of Louisiana in 1925 (2 volumes)

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New Orleans: Tulane University, 1927. First Edition. 4to. 237; iv, 238 - 536 + 15 page Index. Fold-out maps; illustrations. Green semi-fleixble cloth boards with gilt lettering. A very good set (light wear to extremities; some fading to gilt lettering on spine; front hinge cracked in Vol. I). The first of four Tulane expeditions, launched in 1925, traveled through… Read more
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cover of The Web: A Revelation of Patriotism

The Web: A Revelation of Patriotism

by Hough, Emerson

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Published
1919
Edition
First Edition, Special Member's Edition #769 of an unspecified n
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Chicago: The Reilly & Lee Co, 1919. First Edition, Special Member's Edition #769 of an unspecified number. 8vo. 511 pp. Fold-out chart of American Protective League. Tan cloth with dark brown lettering. Darkening to spine; light general wear; else a near fine copy. The author's official account of the activities of the American Protective League (APL), a voluntary organization… Read more
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The Writings of Abraham Lincoln (8 volumes)

by Lincoln, Abraham; Lapsley, Arthur Brooks (editor)

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Published
1905
Edition
Constitutional Edition
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$263.00

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New York and London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1905. Constitutional Edition. With an Introduction by Theodore Roosevelt. Together with The Essay on Lincoln, by Carl Schurz. The Address on Lincoln, by Joseph H. Choate. and The Life of Lincoln, by Noah Brooks. 8 volumes complete as issued. 8vo. 3/4 red leather over marbled boards; gilt lettering & ruling to spine;… Read more
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cover of A History of 359th Regiment Engineer Regiment

A History of 359th Regiment Engineer Regiment

by Beeber, Capt. Holland and 1st Lt. Arthur S. Beaman (Edited by Beaman and Cpl. John H. Cooper)

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Published
1945
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First Edition
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Brussels, Belgium: Louis Desmet-Verteneuil, 1945. First Edition. 8vo. 265 pp. Portraits, map of Northern Pipeline System; complete roster, group photos of the line companies and officers. Black cloth and red paper-covered boards with the regiment's insignia in gold on upper board. A Very Good sound copy ('Leon C. Foster,/Capt. C.E./0-1108666 to ffep; Captain Foster, commanding officer of Company B,… Read more
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cover of Hugh Hefner's Playboy (SIGNED)

Hugh Hefner's Playboy (SIGNED)

by Hefner, Hugh

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Published
2009
Edition
First Limited Collector's Edition, Number 268 of 1500 sets
ISBN
9783822826133
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Koln; London: Taschen, 2009. First Limited Collector's Edition, Number 268 of 1500 sets. SIGNED by Hugh Hefner and includes a 7 x 7 cm piece of Hef's famous red silk pajamas, worn by the gret man himself. Complete in six volumes plus a facsimile edition of Playboy #1 from 1953 featuring Marilyn Monroe, in Plexiglas slipcase. 4to. 3506 pp.… Read more
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cover of The Old Chandler Farm in Pomfret

The Old Chandler Farm in Pomfret

by Holt, George C.

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Published
1929
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First Edition
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Winter Park, Florida: The Rollins Press, 1929. First Edition. 8vo. 16 pp. Signature for "B. Grosvenor" on front cover, most likely Benjamin Grosvenor, descendent of the early pioner founding family of Pomfret, CT. Stiff tan illustrated wrappers in fine condition of an uncommon title; only 2 copies located in online institutions. Chandler Farm is typical of the productive farms… Read more
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cover of Abraham Lincoln (Color Engraving)

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9" x 7." Color engraving adhered to cream colored pasteboard. Near fine (colors may be a bit faded). The presidential portrait of Lincoln is in an oval setting surrounded by pictorial images (most likely designed by W. Momberger) in each corner symbolic of important issues during Lincoln's presidency. Research indicates this is the J.C. Buttre Memorial Engraving of Abraham… Read more
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cover of George Washington in Sculpture (SIGNED)

George Washington in Sculpture (SIGNED)

by Whittemore, Frances Davis

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Published
1933
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First Edition
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Boston: Marshall Jones Company, 1933. First Edition. SIGNED by the author. 8vo. 203 pp. Numerous photo-illustrations, including frontispiece with tissue guard. Previous owner name else fine in very good dustjacket 9light fading to spine; minor wear to extremities and spotting to covers). Artists from around the world have contributed to various works of art depicting George Washington ranging… Read more
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cover of A Description of the New York Central Park

A Description of the New York Central Park

by [Cook, Clarence C.]

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Published
1869
Edition
First Edition
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New York: F. J. Huntington and Co, 1869. First Edition. First Edition. Small 4to. 206pp. Frontispiece & 2 full-page maps (with tissue guard) of the Plan of the Park depicting The South and North Ends by A.B. Fitch, and numerous charming wood engraved illustrations throughout by A. F. Bellows. Publisher's gilt-pictorial purple cloth. A good copy only (uneven fading… Read more
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cover of Report of the Adjutant General Maryland 1898-1899

Report of the Adjutant General Maryland 1898-1899

by Wilmer, Lemuel Allison

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Published
1900
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First Edition
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Baltimore: Wm. J. C. Dulany Co., State Printers, 1900. First Edition. 8vo. 131 pp. Presentation slip and Errata tipped in. Maroon pebbled cloth with gilt lettering & decoration on front cover; floral endpapers. Minor wear to extremities; light spine fading; gilt on front cover slightly burnished; else a near fine copy. The Adjutant General of Maryland is the head… Read more
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cover of The Rise And Progress Of The Standard Oil Company (with original photographs)

The Rise And Progress Of The Standard Oil Company (with original photographs)

by Montague, Gilbert Holland

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Published
1903
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First Edition
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1903. First Edition. Small 8vo. 143 pp. "With the Compliments of Harper & Brothers" slip laid in. Included are 5 original black & white photographs (3 1/2 x 2 1/2", with negatives) depicting men and 1 boy in the oil fields, most likley around Fresno, CA and a paper credit card issued by… Read more
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cover of Battle of Chickamauga

Battle of Chickamauga

by Seay, Howard and Davin

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Published
1990
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Mylar sheets
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[Carmel CA]: Seay's Civil War Battlemaps, 1990. Mylar sheets. Fourteen 18 1/4" x 17 3/4" heavy mylar sheets, consisting of 13 transparent sheets and 1 opaque sheet in Fine condition. On one side of the opaque sheet is presented the general political and military setting of the times, the reasons the battle was fought, a map of the… Read more
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