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Remains Of The Late Alexander Leith Ross, AM, With A Memoir Of His Life.

by Ross, Alexander Leith

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Published
1822
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Fair; Front board detached, spine perished, first several leaves detached.
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First Edition
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$85.00

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Aberdeen: Printed By C. Chalmers & Co. , For A. Bronw (Et Al). Fair; Front board detached, spine perished, first several leaves detached.. 1822. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo; Publisher's boards, xlviii, 521p. **Diary of Studies, pages [9]-121; Verbal resemblances between the Oriental languages and those of other nations, pages [179]-221, with glossary. OCLC 316566163. … Read more
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Kosciuszko In The American Revolution.

by Haiman, Miecislaus

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Published
1943
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Very Good-; Spine label, library staamp on title page with release stamp on verso, library pocket but uncirculated.
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First Edition
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$25.00

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NY: Polish Institute Of Arts & Science. Very Good-; Spine label, library staamp on title page with release . stamp on verso, library pocket but uncirculated.. 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Polish Institute Series; Ex-Lib; Vol. 4; 8vo; vii, 198 pages; Illustrated, bibliography, index. .
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Ferdinand Magellan

by Benson, E. F.

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Published
[c1929]
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Very Good
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London: John Lane. Very Good. [c1929]. Hardcover. Ex-Library; 8vo; xiii, 262 pages .
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Proceedings In The Municiple Court Of The City Of Boston, Occasioned By The Sudden Death of Hon. Peter P. Thacher, Late Judge of That Court, with a Sketch of His Judicial Character.

by Williams, John M. [Mason] 1780-1868

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Published
1843
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Good+; Cover soiled, one inch stain at lower fore-corner throughout.
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First Edition
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Boston: Eastburn's Press. Good+; Cover soiled, one inch stain at lower fore-corner throughout.. 1843. First Edition. Pamphlet. 8vo; Printed tan wraps, 18p. **American Imprint 43-5301, and also 5299 and 300. .
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Thomas Merton's Art Of Denial: The Evolution Of A Radical Humanist.

by Cooper, David D.

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Published
[c1989]
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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First Edition
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9780820310947
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$14.50

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Athens GA: University Of Georgia Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. [c1989]. First Edition. Hardcover. 0-8203-1094-8 . 8vo; xiv, 304 pages .
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Brief American Lives: Four Studies In Collective Biography.

by Yelton, Donald C.

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Published
1978
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Very Good; Top of spine bumped.
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First Edition
ISBN
9780810811140
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$20.00

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Metuchen: Scarecrow Press. Very Good; Top of spine bumped.. 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. 0-8108-1114-6 . 8vo; ix, 239 pages; Index. .
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Three Christian Transcendentalists: James Marsh, Caleb Sprague Henry, Frederic Henry Hedge. With New Manuscript Material and a New Introduction by the Author.

by Wells, Ronald Vale

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Published
1972
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Good+; Three inch rubbed streak at spine title, sticker removed from front cover, else VG.
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First Edition Thus
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9780374983451
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$45.00

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NY: Octagon Books. Good+; Three inch rubbed streak at spine title, sticker removed from . front cover, else VG.. 1972. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 0374983453 . 8vo ; x, 230 pages; Bibliography, index. .
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Memoir Of Rev. Ebenezer Fitch... First Presidnt Of Williams College.

by Durfee, Calvin

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Published
1843
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Good+
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First Edition
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Boston: Press Of T. R. Marvin. Good+. 1843. First Edition. Pamphlet. 8vo; Printed wraps, 28p. **American Imprint #43-1638. In a Gaylord binder. .
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Boston: Press Of T. R. Marvin. Good+. 1848. First Edition. Pamphlet. 8vo; Printed gray wraps, 20p. **In a Gaylord binder. .
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image of Records Of The Chase, And Memoirs Of Celebrated Sportsmen; Illustrating  Some Of The Usages Of Olden Times and Compairing Them with Prevailing  Customs, Together with an Introduction to Most of the Fashionable  Hunting Countries, and Comments, by Cecil.

Records Of The Chase, And Memoirs Of Celebrated Sportsmen; Illustrating Some Of The Usages Of Olden Times and Compairing Them with Prevailing Customs, Together with an Introduction to Most of the Fashionable Hunting Countries, and Comments, by Cecil.

by [Tongue, Cornelius]

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Published
1854
Condition
Good+; Spine ends lightly worn and quarter inch piece missing from top, plates foxed.
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First Edition
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$100.00

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London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. Good+; Spine ends lightly worn and quarter inch piece missing from . top, plates foxed.. 1854. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo ; Blind stamped half leather, watered silk boards, xx, 435p., 2 plates, ads. **With the booksellers label of R. Ackermann, 191 Regent Street, and the blinder's ticket of Monds… Read more
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The Life Of S. Thomas A Becket, Of Canterbury.

by Hope, [Ann Fulton] Mrs.

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[ca1868]
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Good; Binding worn, inner hinges weak.
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First Edition
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London: Burns, Oates & Co.. Good; Binding worn, inner hinges weak.. [ca1868]. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; xxiv, 398 pages .
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The Life Of William Pinkney, By His Nephew...

by Pinkney, William

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Published
1853
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Fair; Binding very shabby, water staining.
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First Edition
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New York: Appleton. Fair; Binding very shabby, water staining.. 1853. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo; Portrait, 407p. .
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Dictionary Of American Biography. [complete Set Of Original Edition With All Supplements]

by

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Published
[c1956-73]
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Light library marks else about VG.
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$395.00

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NY: Scribner. Light library marks else about VG.. [c1956-73]. Hardcover. Large 8vo; Twenty two volumes in 11 plus ten volume supplements in 9 volumes, matching bindings. **Large and heavy, shipping at cost. .
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William Lilly's History Of His Lifeand Times, From The Year 1602 To 1681, Written By Himself [to] Elias Ashmole.

by Lilly, William

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Published
1822
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Lacks spine, boards detached, internally clean and sound.
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London: Charles Baldwyn. Lacks spine, boards detached, internally clean and sound.. 1822. Hardcover. 8vo; Publisher's embossed cloth, 260pp., illustrated with 12 plates. .
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Tolstoy Remembered By His Son...

by Tolstoy, Sergei

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Published
1962
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Very Good-; Library marks else VG.
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$10.00

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New York: Atheneum. Very Good-; Library marks else VG.. 1962. Hardcover. Ex-Library; 8vo; 234 pages; Index. .
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Reminiscences Of Tolstoy By His Son...

by Tolstoy, Ilya (Count)

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Published
1914
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Good; Binding worn, library marks.
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New York: Century. Good; Binding worn, library marks.. 1914. Hardcover. Ex-Library; 8vo; 405 pages; Photographs. .
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NY: D. Appleton & Co.. Removed from bound volume, lacks portrait elsee good plus.. 1848. First Edition. Softcover. 8vo; 86p. **A Dictionary of American Biography chief source. When asked by a temperance committee to "set an example by pledging himself not to use intoxicating liquors, he replied, `Gentlemen, I refuse to sign any pledge.… Read more
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"The Father Of Black-letter Collectors." Memoir Of The Right Reverend John Moore (1646-1714).

by Moore, Cecil

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Hurley Books
Published
1885
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Fair; Spine destroyed, small library label at top corner of front wrap, library bookplate and embossed stamp with matching with
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First Edition
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$40.00

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London: Eliot Stock. Fair; Spine destroyed, small library label at top corner of front . wrap, library bookplate and embossed stamp with matching withdrawn . stamp on verso of title page.. 1885. First Edition. Softcover. Ex-Library; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Ornate paper vellum wraps printed in two colors, 39p. , portrait. **"The Right Reverend ... Bishop … Read more
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Matthew Fontaine Maury.

by Blair, Maria

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Hurley Books
Published
1918
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Good+; Minor wear.
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First Edition
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$20.00

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Richmond VA: Whittet & Shepperson, Printers. Good+; Minor wear.. 1918. First Edition. Softcover. 8vo; Printed wraps, 13p., portrait .
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Boston: Leonard W. Kimball, for the Proprietor. Good; Binding very shabby, library release stamp.. 1834. First Edition. Hardcover. 24mo 5" - 6" tall; Black leather spine with yellow boards, 126p. **American Imprint #24693. .
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