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Readings in Ancient History : Greece and the East
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Readings in Ancient History : Greece and the East

By Davis, William Stearns

Boston, New York, Chicago: Allyn & Bacon. Very Good. 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Introduction by Willis Mason West. Pp. xvi, 359, plus 6 page catalog excerpt (79-84) of titles within the series. "The Ancient World is intended for young students in high schools and academies and will be found well within the scope of their abilities. ...emphasize the unity in historical development; to show that national life ... has continuous growth and development and that a knowledge of the past explains the present." ; 8vo .

$12.75

Black Holes, Quasars, and the Universe
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Black Holes, Quasars, and the Universe

By Shipman, Harry L.

Houghton Mifflin School. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1980. Hardcover. 0395284996 . Hardcover in black boards in white jacket Very Good unmarked in Very Good jacket with Edge wear. " Recounts the major astronomical discoveries of our age, detailing the many startling findings of the past twenty years concerning black holes, quasars, pulsars, and other intriguing phenomena " ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pp pages .

$8.50

Botanical Latin ;  History, Grammar, Syntax, Terminology and Vocabulary   History, Grammar, Syntax, Terminology and Vocabulary
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Botanical Latin ; History, Grammar, Syntax, Terminology and Vocabulary History, Grammar, Syntax, Terminology and Vocabulary

By Stearn, William T.

Timber Press, Incorporated. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. Fourth Revised Edition. Hardcover. 9780881923216 . Hardcover in blue boards Fine unmarked in Fine jacket. " Botanical Latin is accepted by horticulturists and botanists everywhere as the medium for naming new plants, and botanical research is almost impossible without reference to the vast number of first descriptions in Latin-much information is available in no other language. For gardeners, too, a working knowledge of botanical Latin is essential for the accurate identification of plants in the garden. Now available in paperback, the fourth edition of this internationally renowned handbook summarizes the grammar and syntax of botanical Latin, and covers the origins of Latin and latinized geographical names, color terms, symbols and abbreviations, diagnoses and descriptions, the formation of names and epithets, and much more. " ; 9.899999989902000 X 6.999999992860000 X 1.999999997960000 inches; 560 pp pages .

$25.50

Heads of families at the first census of the United States Taken in the  Year 1790 - Maine
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Heads of families at the first census of the United States Taken in the Year 1790 - Maine

By Department of Commerce and Labor, Bureau of the Census

Washington (dc): Government Printing Office. Near Fine. 1908. Hardcover. 1908. First edition, 4to, 105 pp with a folding frontispiece map, tables throughout. Original brown wrappers with printed paper label on upper cover. Shadow on the title page and inside back cover as well as age wear along the edges. Introduction followed by census report by county. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$25.50

Economic History of Ethiopia, 1800-1935
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Economic History of Ethiopia, 1800-1935

By Pankhurst, Richard

Adis Ababa, Ethiopia: Haile Sellassie I University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. First Edition. Hardcover. 772 p. illus., maps & portraits. A Continuation in form and spirit of "An Introduction to the Economic History of Ethiopia (London, 1961.) A heavy book the front hinge is starting to break; there is some paper loss of the front pastedown along with a name in ink. The edges are rubbed and there is a scuff on the cover. Using a wide scope of study, Pankhurst addresses "the important traditional economic, social life and the major innovations prior to the Italian invasion. Separate chapters deal with army, health, education and urban development."(Cambridge University Review) S; 8vo .

$34.00

Miracles and Parables of Our Lord  ; Three Volume Set
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Miracles and Parables of Our Lord ; Three Volume Set

By Spurgeon, Charles H.

Baker Books. Very Good. 1993. Hardcover. 0801082919 . Hardcover in brown boards Marked on text block with ink underlining " Master expositor Charles Spurgeon sheds light on the earthly work and teaching of Jesus with over 175 sermons preserved in this beautiful collection. An essential piece of any pastor's or scholar's library. " ; Three Volume Set; 9.27 X 6.41 X 6.40 inches .

$25.50

The Interlinear Hebrew-Greek-English Bible Four Volume Set
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The Interlinear Hebrew-Greek-English Bible Four Volume Set

By Green, Jay P.

Hendrickson Pub. Fine. 1993. Fourteenth Printing. Hardcover. 0913573302 . Hardcover in blue boards Fine Condition unmarked " The only interlinear Bible available in English. This is a Hardback 4 volume set. " ; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 2188 pp pages .

$106.25

If I Can Write, You Can Write
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If I Can Write, You Can Write

By Shedd, Charlie W.

Writers Digest Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1984. Hardcover. 0898791154 . Hardcover in blue boards Fine unmarked in Fine jacket. " Offers detailed practical advice on successful prose writing, including punctuation, diction, sentence structure, style, and revision. " ; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.30 inches; 152 pp pages .

$4.25

Bible History : Containing the most remarkable events of the Old  Testaments. To which is added a compendium of church history. For the Use  of the Catholic schools in the United States
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Bible History : Containing the most remarkable events of the Old Testaments. To which is added a compendium of church history. For the Use of the Catholic schools in the United States

By Gilmour, Richard

New York, New York: Benziger Brothers. Very Good. 1884. First Edition. Hardcover. Second printing. Small 8 vo. 320 pp plus 4 colored maps. Illustrations throughout. Mustard colored cloth Biblical scenes and title stamped in black on the front cover (also w/title on the spine) and Benzeger monogram on the back. The Catholic National Series. Bumped corners and worn ends ends; frontispiece is separated at the joint from the title page; a name and date - 1899- penned in lovely calligraphy along with a few pencil markings embellish this rather nice copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$21.25

The Constitution of Our Country
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The Constitution of Our Country

By Rexford, Frank A; Clara L. Carson

New York: American Book Company. Good. 1924. First Edition. Hardcover. Reddish-brown with bright black title and decoration stamped in black. 186 pp. Index. Numerous illustrations including the frontis photograph of Independence Hall. Intended to explain the Constitution in terms of everyday life addressing the civic rights and responsibilities of citizens. Subjects and key words are offset in bold. Questions follow each chapter. Subjects include The Constitution, The Bill of Rights, government organization and processes and more. A well written and organized work which remains relevant today. Corners and edges worn, some paper loss inside the cover; scattered marks and name penned inside cover. A solid, clean copy. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .

$12.75

How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci ;  Seven Steps to Genius Every Day   Seven Steps to Genius Every Day
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How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci ; Seven Steps to Genius Every Day Seven Steps to Genius Every Day

By Gelb, Michael J.

Dell. Very Good. 2000. Softcover. 9780440508274 . Mass Market Paperback in VG condition " With Da Vinci as your inspiration, you will discover an exhilarating new way of thinking. And step-by-step, through exercises and provocative lessons, you will harness the power—and awesome wonder—of your own genius, mastering such life-changing abilities as:•Problem solving•Creative thinking•Self-expression•Enjoying the world around you •Goal setting and life balance •Harmonizing body and mind " ; 9.4488188880 X 7.0866141660 X 1.5748031480 inches; 336 pp pages .

$4.25

Critiques of God ;  Making the Case Against Belief in God  Making the Case  Against Belief in God
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Critiques of God ; Making the Case Against Belief in God Making the Case Against Belief in God

By Angeles, Peter Adam

Prometheus Books. Fine. 1997. Softcover. 9781573921237 . Mass Market Paperback in Fine condition " As the only collection of essays to present, in a comprehensive way, the case against belief in God, this classic volume rejects the niew that moral values and human purpose require divine sanction. The arguments for God's existence, the validity of mystical experience, and the importance of the God concept for the development of morality and meaning in life are critically evaluated by sixteen well-known philosophers and psychologists. " ; 8.94094487277 X 5.96062991518 X 0.83858267631 inches; 371 pp pages .

$8.50

Encyclopedia of Gods ;  Over 2,500 Deities of the World  Over 2,500  Deities of the World
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Encyclopedia of Gods ; Over 2,500 Deities of the World Over 2,500 Deities of the World

By Jordan, Michael

Facts on File. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1993. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780816029099 . First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover in black boards Fine unmarked in Fine jacket. " Since the beginning of time, the same mysteries have puzzled people on every continent; the same fears have beset them. They have attempted to explain the mysteries and allay the fears in the same way - through the worship of gods. Deities have been identified with the human psyche for at least 60,000 years. " ; 9.499999990310000 X 7.499999992350000 X 1.199999998776000 inches; 352 pp pages .

$17.00

Essentials of Diseases of Children: Questions and Answers prepared  especially for students of medicine.
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Essentials of Diseases of Children: Questions and Answers prepared especially for students of medicine.

By Powell, William M.

Philadelphia and London: W. B. Saunders. Good. 1901. Hardcover. Third Edition. Revised. Blue cloth with silver title and decoration. 259 pp. Loose (laid in) 3 leaves including half title. First sections (title- page 16) "hanging-by-a-thread " the rest of the book is tightly bound. No missing pages. The cover is bright with some discoloration stain on the front a back boards; all extremities worn. ; 8vo .

$17.00

Earthquakes
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Earthquakes

By Radlauer, Ed & Ruth Radlauer

Childrens Pr. Very Good. 1987. Softcover. 9780516478418 . Softcover a nice copy. " Explores what causes earthquakes, where the tremendous power of a quake comes from, why they occur without warning, and whether it is possible to predict earthquakes. " ; Geo Books Series; 9.20 X 7 X 0.20 inches; 48 pp pages .

$8.50

Invertebrate Zoology
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Invertebrate Zoology

By Hegner, Robert W. and Joseph G. Engemann

[New York]: The Macmillan Co.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1968. Second Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover in green cloth boards in VG in G jacket with Protective cover. ; 8vo ; 617 pp pages .

$13.60

Firearms, Traps, and Tools of the Mountain Men ;  A Guide to the Equipment  of the Trappers and Fur Traders Who Opened the Old West  A Guide to the  Equipment of the Trappers and Fur Traders Who Opened the Old West
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Firearms, Traps, and Tools of the Mountain Men ; A Guide to the Equipment of the Trappers and Fur Traders Who Opened the Old West A Guide to the Equipment of the Trappers and Fur Traders Who Opened the Old West

By Russell, Carl P.

Skyhorse Publishing. As New. 2010. Softcover. 9781602399693 . As New Trade paperback " This classic, scholarly history of the fur trappers and traders of the early nineteenth century focuses on the devices that enabled the opening of the untracked American west. Sprinkled with interesting facts and old western lore, this guide to traps and tools is also a lively history. The era of the mountain man is distinct in American history, and Russell’s exhaustive coverage on the guns, traps, knives, axes, and other iron tools of this era, along with meticulous appendices, is astonishing. The result of thirty-five years of painstaking research, this is the definitive guide to the tools of the mountain men. " ; 8.90 X 5.80 X 0.90 inches; 480 pp pages .

$6.80

How to Stay Alive in the Woods ;  A Complete Guide to Food, Shelter and  Self-Preservation Anywhere  A Complete Guide to Food, Shelter and  Self-Preservation Anywhere
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How to Stay Alive in the Woods ; A Complete Guide to Food, Shelter and Self-Preservation Anywhere A Complete Guide to Food, Shelter and Self-Preservation Anywhere

By Angier, Bradford

Black Dog & Leventhal. As New. 2001. Hardcover. 9781579122218 . Hardcover in green boards in Fine unmarked condition. " A practical, readable and indispensable guide for anyone venturing into the wilderness, this is a book that should be in every survival kit. " ; 9.20 X 5.50 X 1.50 inches; 320 pp pages .

$8.50

Myths, Lies, and Downright Stupidity ;  Get Out the Shovel -- Why  Everything You Know is Wrong  Get Out the Shovel -- Why Everything You  Know is Wrong
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Myths, Lies, and Downright Stupidity ; Get Out the Shovel -- Why Everything You Know is Wrong Get Out the Shovel -- Why Everything You Know is Wrong

By Stossel, John

Hyperion. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2006. First Edition; Sixth Printing. Hardcover. 9781401302542 . Hardcover in white boards w blue spine, in Fine unmarked condition in Fine jacket. " A mericas favorite investigative reporter, John Stossel, tackles our favorite myths in his characteristic style and challenges us to look at life differently. " ; 9.40 X 6.10 X 1.10 inches; 320 pp pages .

$6.80

The Right Antenna, 2E
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The Right Antenna, 2E

By Publishing, Master

Prompt Pubns. Fine. 1998. Softcover. 9780790611525 . Softcover a nice copy. " This book is intended to provide easy-to-understand information on a wide variety of antennas. It begins by explaining how antennas work and then isolates antennas for TV and FM. Includes coverage of HAM, cellular, DSS and amplifier antennas. " ; 8.80 X 6 X 0.40 inches; 136 pp pages .

$12.75

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