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Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall Theatre Edtion

by Major, Charles

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Published
1910
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Good
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$12.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1910. Illustrated Theatre Edition 8vo size red clothbound hardcover with elaborate white titles on front cover; 367 pages. Black and white photograph frontispiece on glossy stock of actress Bertha Galland in the title role of the play, other black and white photographs throughout the text. Historical fiction set in 16th century England… Read more
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Modern Carpentry: A Practical Manual Volume 1

by Hodgson, Fred

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Published
1917
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Good
Edition
Revised
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$26.00

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Chicago: Frederick J Drake & Company, 1917. Revised and Enlarged 8vo size green clothbound hardcover with black titles and drawing on front cover; 275 pages with black and white illustrations, followed by an index, followed by a catalogue of house plans. Contents include: Carpenter's Geometry Practical Examples Joiner's Work Case Making Panels Edgewear, bumped head and… Read more
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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1900. This is a very rare edition published in 1900. Narrow 12mo size pictorial hardcover with bright gilt titles on spine and front cover; 160 pages. Phillips Brooks (1835 - 1893) was an Episcopal clergyman and Rector at Boston's Trinity Church. Well known during his lifetime, he delivered a sermon… Read more
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$100.00
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Sister Beatrice and Ardiane & Barbe Bleue

by Maeterlinck, Maurice

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Published
1902
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Good
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$13.00

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New York: Dodd Mead & Company, 1902. Translated by Barnard Miall 12mo size red clothbound hardcover with gilt titles on spine; 203 tanned pages Ex-library with typical treatments. It's likely this volume has been rebound, probably before 1940. Bumped and worn head and heel of spine and corners. High quality paper is toned and several… Read more
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A Study of the Sects

by Lyon, W.H.

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Published
1897
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Good
Edition
8th
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$56.00

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Boston: Unitarian Sunday School Society, 1897. Eighth edition with an index. Written in "the study of All Souls Church, Roxbury, Massachusetts." 12mo size dark blue clothbound hardcover with gilt titles on cover and spine; 207 toned pages Contents include: The Jews The Christians The Roman Catholics The Old Catholics The Eastern Church The Protestants Sects Not… Read more
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William Wordsworth of Rydal Mount: An Account of the Poet and his Friends in the Last Decade

by Beatty, Fredericka

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Published
1939
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Good
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$50.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1939. 8vo size green cloth bound hardcover with bright gilt titles on the spine; 307 tanned pages; illustrated with 8 plates including a frontispiece portrait by Inman William Wordswoth (1770 - 1850) was a major British poet. He served as the British poet laureate for several years before his death. Tanned pages, endpapers… Read more
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Conscious Motherhood

by Marwedel, Emma

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Published
1887
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Acceptable
Edition
First
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$56.00

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Boston: Interstate Publishing Company, 1887. First Edition 8vo size brown cloth bound hardcover; 563 pages with illustrations, followed by multipage publisher's catalog. Two books in one, as follows: Part I: Conscious Motherhood; or, the Earliest Unfolding of the Child in the Cradle, Nursery, and Kindergarten. Contents include: Development of Conscious Motherhood into its Ideal,… Read more
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Concord, New Hampshire: N.H. Democratic Press Company, 1887. In favor the "Atherton Bill" and in Opposition to the "Hazan Bill" N.H. Democratic Press Company; Concord, New Hampshire; 1887 Rare, unique volume. Harry Bingham (1821-1900) was a lawyer and a long-serving member of the New Hampshire legislature where he was known a talented debater. Many of… Read more
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$155.00
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The Works of Frederick Schiller Volume IV (only)

by Schiller, Frederick

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Published
1884
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Good
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$76.00

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Boston: S.E. Cassino and Company, 1884. The Household Edition The Works of Frederick Schiller Volume IV (Only) Poems and Essays including the Dissertation on the "Connection Between the Animal and Spiritual Man" Translated from the German 8vo size decorated clothbound hardcover has bright gilt titles on spine and cover and a decoration on front cover. … Read more
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Taking the Literary Pulse

by Collins, James

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Published
1924
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Good
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$125.00

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New York: Charles Doran, 1924. Very, very rare title. Not specifically stated, but may be a First Edition or second printing. 8vo sized red cloth bound hardcover with black titles on the spine. 317 toned pages. With 17 tipped in black and white photo engravings of excellent quality. A series of essays: Contents Purity… Read more
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Die Lehren der Religion

by Haupt, K.G.

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Published
1829
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Good
Edition
First
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$275.00

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Quedlinburg und Leipzig, German: Verlag von Gottfr. Waffe, 1829. First Edition This is an extremely rare volume. Verlag von Gottfr. Waffe; Quedlinburg und Leipzig (Germany); 1829 The very long title of this book is: Die Lehren der Religion, erläutert durch Beispiele aus der Bibel, aus der Weltgeschichte und aus dem praktischen Leben, zur Begründung christlicher Weisheit, Tugend und Glückseligkeit,… Read more
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Van Bibber and Others

by Davis, Richard Harding

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Published
1919
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Good
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$9.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1919. From first page: "It was at the end of the first act of the first night of "The Sultana," and every member of the Lester Comic Opera Company, from Lester himself down to the wardrobe woman's son, who would have had to work if his mother lost her place, was sick with anxiety."… Read more
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Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit

by Dickens, Charles

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$30.00

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Boston: Dana Estes & Company Rare edition of this volume by this publisher. Illustrated Sterling Edition. Green cloth with bright gilt titles and decorations on front and spine. 863 pages. There are some impressions on front cover as if book was pressed up tight against a book end. Cracked hinges. Edgewear and lightly bumped… Read more
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Prayer Book for the New Year with a revised English Translation

by Rev. Dr. A. Th. Philips

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Published
1913
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Reading Copy
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New York: Hebrew Publishing Company, 1913. This is a reading copy with much wear and tear as might be expected of a siddur approaching its 100th birthday. Book opens right to left. Front cover is partly detached; back pastedown is split to webbing. Name written on both inside covers in pencil. Other than the covers, the volume… Read more
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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1890. Circa late 1800s, no date noted in text, but 1890 is the year written on bar code. Navy blue cloth with gilt titles on spine. 244 pages with frontispiece and some black and white engravings. Ex-library with typical treatments. Edgewear and wear to corners and frayed head and heel of spine.… Read more
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$15.00
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The Art-Music Readers Book One

by Ripley, Frederic & Elizabeth Schneider

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Published
1916
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Good
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$65.00

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Boston: Atkinson, Mentzer & Company, 1916. Very, very rare title. 12mo sized cloth bound hardcover; 159 pages with black and white engravings; last page is a table of pronunciation. Brownish endpapers and inside covers like craft paper. Sewn binding. Wonderful quality engravings. Contents include: How Mercury Found the Lyre A Poet-Singer of Greece… Read more
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A Modern History of the English People 1880-1910 in Two Volumes

by Gretton, R.H.

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Volume I 1880-1898: 8vo size red clothbound hardcover with bright gilt titles on spine; 448 deckle edge pages. There are no illustrations. Contents include: The Beginnings of the Eighties The General Election 1883: A Year of Groundswell 1891: The Isolation of the Trade Unions 1894: Le Bourgeois Epate Edgewear, bumped head… Read more
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The Best Short Stories of 1932 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story

by O'Brien, Edward J. (editor)

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Published
1932
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Good
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$5.00

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New York: Dodd Mead & Company, 1932. Cloth bound volume has a quilted pattern on all sides including spine, nice bevelled edges. Bright, gilt decoration on front cover; spine is sunned. 352 toned pages. Rubbing to covers, notably back and two abrasions to fep where price stickers were removed. Contents include: Warm River by Erskine… Read more
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The Blazed Trail

by White, Stewart Edward

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Published
1907
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Reading Copy
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$5.00

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New York: McClure Company, 1907. Green cloth with three color illustration and white titles. 526 toned pages; black and white decorations by Thomas Fogarty. Penciled price and inscription on fep; white titles on cover are rubbed; large tear to top of spine; title page is detached half way down; cracked back hinge and cracked in front at Part… Read more
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The Four Million

by Henry, O.

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Published
1924
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Good
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$5.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1924. Short story collection included The Gift of the Magi; Mammon and the Archer; The Skylight Room; Between Rounds; Tobin's Palm; The Cop and the Anthem; A Service of Love; The Green Door; An Unfinished Story; From the Cabby's Seat and many more. 261 toned pages; very light foxing to endpapers and… Read more
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