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THE BALTIMORE & OHIO SOUTHWESTERN R.R. CO., Illinois Division, Time Table No. 36 [with]  Indiana Division, Time Table No. 36, (both) Taking Effect at 12:01 A. M. Central Standard Time, Sunday, June 2, 1907 (Employees Time Table)
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THE BALTIMORE & OHIO SOUTHWESTERN R.R. CO., Illinois Division, Time Table No. 36 [with] Indiana Division, Time Table No. 36, (both) Taking Effect at 12:01 A. M. Central Standard Time, Sunday, June 2, 1907 (Employees Time Table)

by C. C. F. Bent, General Manager

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1907
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No Place (Cleveland, OH): The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Company , 1907. Two time tables No 36, one for the Illinois Division and one, the Indiana Division, both dated June 2, 1907. 6 pages in stapled printed wrappers. Both Near Fine, two small holes punched in each at left margin, as these would hve been originally placed in a ring… Read more about this item
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(Railroads)  Chesapeake & Ohio R'Y Co. , Western Division. Time-Table No. 54. To Take Effect at 4 O'clock A. M. (Centrat Time)sunday, Nov. 17, 1895 .... for information of employees Only
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(Railroads) Chesapeake & Ohio R'Y Co. , Western Division. Time-Table No. 54. To Take Effect at 4 O'clock A. M. (Centrat Time)sunday, Nov. 17, 1895 .... for information of employees Only

by Geo. W. Stevens, General Manager and J. M. Gill, Superintendent

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1895
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No Place (Richmond, VA): Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Company , 1895. SCARCE railroad time table - "Book of Rules Dated January 1, 1891, Govern The Rights Of Trains. Destroy All Time-Tables Of Previous Date. For information of employees only - not intended for the information of the public, and not as advertisement of the time of trains." 8 pages in… Read more about this item
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(Railroads) Coach Excursion Ticket Issued by the Missouri Pacific Railway Company on Account of the Louisisana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis , Mo.
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(Railroads) Coach Excursion Ticket Issued by the Missouri Pacific Railway Company on Account of the Louisisana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis , Mo.

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1904
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St. Louis, MO: Missouri Pacific Railway Company, 1904. RARE railroad excursion ticket, date sold Aug. 30, 1904, return date written in ink no later than Sept. 6, 1904. SIGNED by purchaser (C. I.(?) West) and ticket agent J. B. Porter. Good for one first class passage to St. Louis, Mo.. and return, the origin station stamped (?)ville, MO. Very Good,… Read more about this item
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THE NORTHERN LIGHT; DEVOTED TO FREE DISCUSSION, AND TO THE DIFFUSION OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE, MISCELLANEOUS KNOWLEDGE, AND GENERAL INTELLIGENCE. Volumes I - III
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THE NORTHERN LIGHT; DEVOTED TO FREE DISCUSSION, AND TO THE DIFFUSION OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE, MISCELLANEOUS KNOWLEDGE, AND GENERAL INTELLIGENCE. Volumes I - III

by Edited By John A. Dix

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Published
1841
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Albany, NY: Printed by Charles Van Benthuysen , 1841. Volumes I - III, April 1841 - April, 1844. Bound in contemporary quarter leather over marbled boards, tan end papers, Very Good, 3" chip front end paper, wear at edges of boards, front board recently professionally reattached, marginal dark stain first third of pages, not affecting text. The principal contributors to… Read more about this item
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0fficial Freight Shippers' Directory of the Pennsylvania Railroad & Its Connections, Giving Alphabetical Lists of Stations... with Directions as to the Freight Depots at Which Shipments Should be Delivered in New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore & Pittsburgh

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Published
1890
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Philadelphia: Pennsylvania Railroad Company , 1890. Title continues;"including A General Map of the Pennsylvania Railroad, Maps of the Principal Cities and Other Information of Interest to Shippers". With original wrappers bound in 20th c. black cloth with gilt lettering at spine, Near Fine, light soiling to wrappers, one map detached but laid in and complete, a few pages with contemporary… Read more about this item
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(Railroad - Printing)- Currency) The Kendall Bank Note Co. 155 Broadway New York "We respectfully solicit the engraving and printing on steel of certificates of stock and bonds, for railroads."
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(Railroad - Printing)- Currency) The Kendall Bank Note Co. 155 Broadway New York "We respectfully solicit the engraving and printing on steel of certificates of stock and bonds, for railroads."

by The Kendall Bank Note Company

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New York: The Kendall Bank Note Company Single sheet, center fold, stiff paper, 9" x 7", folds to 4 1/2" x 7". Fine, as issued. No date circa 1877-1887, the company founded 1877 by George H. Kendall, it was renamed the New York Bank Note Company in 1887. With lovely engravings of a railroad train, bald eagle, and cherub… Read more about this item
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Are You Happy ? And Other Questions Lovers Ask
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Are You Happy ? And Other Questions Lovers Ask

by Koren, Edward

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First Edition
Published
1978
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Hardcover
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New York: Pantheon Books, 1978. Presentation Copy SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY ARTIST and AUTHOR Edward Koren on both front end pages, -"For Anne & Sergio - with musical sentiments - Ed" . With a wonderful 2 page original pen and ink cartoon drawing featuring Koren's characters playing a piano and the violin. Near Fine, small bump top corner. Edward… Read more about this item
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The Corsair. A Tale
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The Corsair. A Tale

by Byron, (George Gordon), Lord

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First American Edition
Published
1814
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia: Moses Thomas, 1814. Printer ; J. Maxwell. 96 pages, half-title. Original buff printed paper covered boards, 6 1/8 in. by 3 3/8 in. "From the fifth London edition." Additional poems: p. [91]-96. Very Good, boards rubbed and soiled, toning at end papers, 1901 dated prior owner inscription front end page. SCARCE, the variations of the First American Editions printed… Read more about this item
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Works of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: consisting of his Life, written by himself : together with Essays, humourous, moral and literary ; chiefly in the manner of the Spectator. : In two volumes. Volume I [-II].
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Works of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: consisting of his Life, written by himself : together with Essays, humourous, moral and literary ; chiefly in the manner of the Spectator. : In two volumes. Volume I [-II].

by Franklin, Benjamin; Price, Richard; Stueber, Henry

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Later American Edition
Published
1800
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Hardcover
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Huntingdon, (Pennsylvania) : [publisher not identified] Printed for the proprietor,, 1800. Two volumes bound as one in original calf, Vol 1, vi, [1], 8-156 pages; Vol. 2, 117 pages. Frontispiece portrait of Franklin in beaver skin hat engraved by J. Bannerman. Preface includes a letter by Richard Price. Pages 96-147 of v. 1 have the continuation of Franklin's life… Read more about this item
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Thirty-eighth Anniversary of the Dutch Treat Club With a Documentary History of the Club.... a Play with a Moral;.....Contributions by a Score or so of Members Portraits of Nine Club Functionaries Twelve Illustrations in Color
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Thirty-eighth Anniversary of the Dutch Treat Club With a Documentary History of the Club.... a Play with a Moral;.....Contributions by a Score or so of Members Portraits of Nine Club Functionaries Twelve Illustrations in Color

by (Artist Walter Klett's personal copy SIGNED by 16 Illustrator Members) Westbrook Pegler; Will Irwin, and Many Others:

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Published
1943
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New York: Privately Printed, 1943. Artist Walter Klett's personal copy SIGNED BY 16 Contributors, including Klett, Edwin Eberman, John Holmgren, James Montgomery Flagg, (Ray) Prohaska, Frank Crowninshield, Harry Berchoff, Gordon Grant, Edward Wilson, Gurney Williams, Hector A. Dunderi, (William) Oberhardt, Vervon Grant, Wallace Morgan, and Willard Fairchild. A veritable Who's Who of noted artists and illustrators of the first… Read more about this item
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[Ledgers]  Original Manuscript Store Ledger for J. W. Beaman General Merchandise (also Beaman & Mosher), Wells, PA 1880-1884
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[Ledgers] Original Manuscript Store Ledger for J. W. Beaman General Merchandise (also Beaman & Mosher), Wells, PA 1880-1884

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Published
1880
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Wells, PA: J. W. Beaman, 1880. Folio ledger book bound in quarter polished calf over suede, four raised bands with black morocco labels in gilt, marbled end papers. (52) alphabet index pages followed by 525 numbered pages. With 4 pieces of ephemera laid in, 3 receipts for J. W. Beaman and Beaman & Mosher, and one receipt for Tioga &… Read more about this item
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Golden Jubilee Catalog Sears, Roebuck and Co., Fall and Winter 1936-1937n, No. 173
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Golden Jubilee Catalog Sears, Roebuck and Co., Fall and Winter 1936-1937n, No. 173

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Published
1936
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Chicago: Sears, Roebuck and Co., 1936. In publisher's original cloth bindingstamped in gilt, gold end papers, Very Good, with original paper wrappers well preserved, several pages noted with old tape repairs, one page noted with 4" bottom corner chip, lacking the table of contents page, rear order page detached and laid in. Uncommon in the cloth binding. . First Edition.… Read more about this item
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Darkest Africa at A Century of Progress 1933 : Official Souvenir
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Darkest Africa at A Century of Progress 1933 : Official Souvenir

by edited by Ada Dufour ; photography by Frank D. Shean

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Published
1933
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Chicago: Dufour & Rogers, 1933. 25 pages, 5 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white photographs), map. Very Good, rear cover filled with faint pencil writing (showing list of different attractions visited on Nov. 3 and 4, 1933), 1" tear at top edge of wrappers at spine fold, small prior owner name title page. "Darkest Africa" presented representatives… Read more about this item
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The Woman's Forum of Wichita Falls Cook Book

The Woman's Forum of Wichita Falls Cook Book

by Woman's Forum of Wichita Falls

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Revised Edition
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Wichita Falls, Texas: The Woman's Forum of Wichita Falls Very Good, chips at corners, paper loss at spine ends. Black and white photograph of The Woman's Forum building following title page. No date, later than 1932, which was the date of the First Edition. This revised edition has 98 pages, the first has [x], 217, [xii] pages. OCLC locates… Read more about this item
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Revenue Laws of the State of Arkansas, Passed by the General Assembly of 1883
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Revenue Laws of the State of Arkansas, Passed by the General Assembly of 1883

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Published
1883
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[Place of publication not identified]: [publisher not identified], , 1883. 95 pages, bound in contemporary sheep, Good, the leather at spine mostly deteriorated yet binding still holding nicely. The name R. W. Worthen gilt stamped front cover, stamped at title page and rear end page "R. W. Worthen County & Probate Clerk Pulaski County Little Rock Arkansas" . With… Read more about this item
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History of the World in Nursery Rhyme From the Naughty Year Naught To the Present Time, In Three Volumes [Complete, 3 Volume Set]
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History of the World in Nursery Rhyme From the Naughty Year Naught To the Present Time, In Three Volumes [Complete, 3 Volume Set]

by Page, Harvey Lindsley

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Published
1908
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San Antonio, Texas: Wood-Brownlee Printing Company, 1908. Association Copy, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED at 2nd front end page by Anne Page Chandler, the author's daughter and dedicatee of Volume I - " Written by Harvey Page, San Antonio Texas From Anne Page Chandler to Isobel Chandler Madsen October 1930". Additionally inscribed by Ms. Chandler at Dedication Page of Vol. I "(Now… Read more about this item
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The Ringlings Wizards of the Circus (SIGNED AND INSCRIBED By Emmett Kelly )
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The Ringlings Wizards of the Circus (SIGNED AND INSCRIBED By Emmett Kelly )

by Harlow, Alvin P.

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First Edition
Published
1951
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New York: Julian Messner, 1951. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by America's clown Emmett Kelly at half-title page -" With Best Wishes to Sarah From Emmett Kelly 1952". Kelly joined the Ringling Brothers Circus in 1942 and remained with them until 1956. 1952 was also the year Kelly appeared in the Oscar winner for Best Picture "The Greatest Show on… Read more about this item
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Political Debates Between Hon. Abraham Lincoln and Hon. Stephen A. Douglas, in the Celebrated Campaign of 1858, in Illinois; Including the Preceding Speeches of Each, at Chicago, Springfield, Etc.; Also the Two Great Speeches of Mr. Lincoln in Ohio.1859
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Political Debates Between Hon. Abraham Lincoln and Hon. Stephen A. Douglas, in the Celebrated Campaign of 1858, in Illinois; Including the Preceding Speeches of Each, at Chicago, Springfield, Etc.; Also the Two Great Speeches of Mr. Lincoln in Ohio.1859

by Lincoln, Abraham; Douglas, Stephen A.

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Published
1860
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Columbus, OH: Follett, Foster And Company, 1860. First Edition, later issue with rule above publisher on copyright page, number "2" in lower margin of p. 13, and no numeral "2" on page 17, first ad states "16,000 Copies Lincoln and Douglas Debates Sold". Howes L-338. Sabin 41156. In original brown embossed cloth, red leather label with gilt lettering back, boards… Read more about this item
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Cherokee Hymn Book. Compiled from Several Authors and Revised
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Cherokee Hymn Book. Compiled from Several Authors and Revised

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Later Edition
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1701-1703 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia : The American Baptist Publication Society Bound in original green cloth with Cherokee alphabet printed rear covers. No Date, circa 1908-1924, the dates the American Baptist Publication Society was located at 1701-1703 Chestnut St. in Philadelphia. A pocket-sized book, 3 1/2" x 5 1/4", 96 pages with Index. Without music, except "The Land of Beulah"… Read more about this item
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(Scrapbook and Photo Album)  1926-1951 Original  Highly Detailed Scrapbook of a Lone Scout / Boy Scout Scoutmaster at Camp Sandison, Turkey Run State Park, Terre Haute, Indiana
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(Scrapbook and Photo Album) 1926-1951 Original Highly Detailed Scrapbook of a Lone Scout / Boy Scout Scoutmaster at Camp Sandison, Turkey Run State Park, Terre Haute, Indiana

by Lathrop, Edward

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Published
1926
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Terre Haute, IN: Self-published, 1926. An exceptionally documented and detailed scrapbook and photo album compiled by Edward Lathrop, a Lone Scout from 1917-1924 and a Scoutmaster and Camp Director at Camp Sandison, Turkey Run State Park, Terre Haute, Indiana from 1926-1930. Bound in a wood panel-sided 3 ring binder with Boy Scout decal front cover, prior owner name label… Read more about this item
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