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Help to Fugue Writing: Based on Bach's "Das Wohltemperirte  Klavier"
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Help to Fugue Writing: Based on Bach's "Das Wohltemperirte Klavier"

By Richardson, A. Madeley

NY: H. W. Gray Co. , 1930. Originally published at $1.50 as stated at title page. Textblock pages [90] clean, unmarked, binding sound; small round stamp at ffep, mild discolorations ar bfep and endpaper. Grayish green cloth boards, clean but with spots of fading, bright gilt lettering, sunned spine. Media Mail, Priority & most International shipping include free tracking information. . Not Stated Appears to be First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-/No Jacket.

$14.00

Heliotrope: A Book of Verse
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Heliotrope: A Book of Verse

By Rothensteiner, John [Rev]

St. Louis, Missouri: B. Herder, 1908. Pages [93 plus index] mostly clean [4 pages with a mild smudge], unmarked, binding sound. PO's name at endpaper, dated Feb 20, 1908. Light lavender cloth boards, a little shelf wear at extremities, bright gilt lettering, narrow vertical area at rear with discoloration and two smal punctures. Besides religious poems and sonnets there are poems inspired from travels in Europe and some translated from teh German. Looking at the title index I found two poems of interest to Missouri readers: In the Heart of the Ozark Hills and Song of the Missouri River. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information. . Not Stated Appears to be First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

$30.00

The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 16: In Defense of Harriet Shelley
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The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 16: In Defense of Harriet Shelley

By Twain, Mark

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1925. Pages [397] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Illustrated with color frontispiece [These Gave It a Better Hold]. Yellow buckram boards, mostly clean [mild discolorations], blind stamping, red and gilt decorations [age darkened], minor shelf wear at extremities, one bumped corner, lightly sunned spine, decorated endpapers. Also available at time of posting this listing in like condition, same series, and same publisher: Volumes 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 18, 20. Will quote discounts for orders of two or more volumes. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information. . Hard Cover. Near Fine-/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Weldon, Charles Dater; Clarence Pearson Hornung [cover]; William Addison Dwiggins [title page]. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$18.00

The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol  8:The Mysterious Stranger
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The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 8:The Mysterious Stranger

By Twain, Mark

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1922. Pages [316] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Illustrated with color frontispiece [Eseldorf Was a Paradise For Us Boys] and two color plates [On the Fourth Day Comes the Astrologer from His Crumbling Old Tower; "Life Itself Is Only A Vision, A Dream"]. Yellow buckram boards, mostly clean [one small spot], blind stamping, red and gilt decorations [age darkened], minor shelf wear at spine edges, lightly sunned spine, decorated endpapers. Also available at time of posting this listing in like condition, same series, and same publisher: Volumes 5, 7, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16, 18, 20. Will quote discounts for orders of two or more volumes. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information. . Hard Cover. Near Fine-/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Wyeth, N. C. [plates]; Clarence Pearson Hornung [cover]; William Addison Dwiggins [title page]. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$31.00

Home Games
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Home Games

By Hapgood, George

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Penn Publishing Co, 1911. Pages [199 plus 8 pages publisher ads] clean, unmarked, sewn binding sound and square. Green cloth boards, mostly clean [three tiny spots], small faded area at back, black lettering. Ways to amuse company with games of cards, pencil, charades, games of action and thought. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. Hard Cover. Near Fine-. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall.

$4.00

The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol  12: What is Man?
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The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 12: What is Man?

By Twain, Mark

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1917. Pages [376] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Illustrated with color frontispiece [A Fire-Side Study of Mark Twain - based on a black and white photo. Yellow buckram boards, mostly clean [faint discolorations], blind stamping, red and gilt decorations [age darkened], minor shelf wear at extremities, one bumped corner, lightly sunned spine, decorated endpapers. Also available at time of posting this listing in like condition, same series, and same publisher: Volumes 5, 7, 8, 10, 13, 15, 16, 18, 20. Will quote discounts for orders of two or more volumes. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information. . Hard Cover. Near Fine-/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Underwood & Underwood; Clarence Pearson Hornung [cover]; William Addison Dwiggins [title page]. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$38.00

The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 20: Europe and Elsewhere
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The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 20: Europe and Elsewhere

By Twain, Mark

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1923. Pages [406] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Illustrated with color frontispiece [I Rose to Receive My Guest, and Braced Myself for the Thunder Crash and The Brimstone Stench Which Should Announce His Arrival] and two B&W plates [He Set His Feet Together and Leaned Out Over His Person and Proved That He Could See Them; At The End of a French Duel The Pair Hug and Kiss and Cry, and Praise Each Other's Valor]. Yellow buckram boards, mostly clean [mild discolorations], blind stamping, red and gilt decorations [age darkened], minimals shelf wear, lightly sunned spine, decorated endpapers. Also available at time of posting this listing in like condition, same series, and same publisher: Volumes 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16, 18. Will quote discounts for orders of two or more volumes. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information. . Hard Cover. Near Fine-/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Clarence Pearson Hornung [cover]; William Addison Dwiggins [title page]. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 10: The Gilded Age
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The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 10: The Gilded Age

By Twain, Mark

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1915. Pages [337] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Illustrated with color frontispiece [His Air Castles Crumbled to Ruins], and four B&W plates [Never Call a Lady's Memory Fickle Again! Do You Recognize This?; Miss Laura Ain't Dah, Sah; The Colonel's Tongue was a Magician's Wand; Thy Ways Greatly Try Me, Ruth]. Yellow buckram boards, mostly clean [mild discolorations], blind stamping, red and gilt decorations [age darkened], a little shelf wear at spine ends, lightly sunned spine, decorated endpapers. Also available at time of posting this listing in like condition, same series, and same publisher: Volumes 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 15, 16, 18, 20. Will quote discounts for orders of two or more volumes. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information. . Hard Cover. Near Fine-/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Smedley, W. T. [plates]; Clarence Pearson Hornung [cover]; William Addison Dwiggins [title page]. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$20.00

The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 7: Life on the Mississippi
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The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 7: Life on the Mississippi

By Twain, Mark

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1917. Pages [508] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Illustrated with color frontispiece [Life on the Mississippi When Mark Twain Was a Pilot] and four B&W plates [No Girl Could Withstand His Charms. He "Cut Out" Every Boy In The Village; Reluctantly The Ten Outsiders Yielded . . . And Made Application; A Mississippi Inundation Is The Next Most Wasting Infliction To A Fire (The Flood of 1882); We Had A Heavy Thunder-Storm At Natchez. Another at Vicksburg, And A Third Accompanied By A Raging Wind]. Yellow buckram boards, mostly clean [mild discolorations], blind stamping, red and gilt decorations [age darkened], a little shelf wear at heel of spine, one bumped corner, lightly sunned spine, decorated endpapers. Also available at time of posting this listing in like condition, same series, and same publisher: Volumes 5, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16, 18, 20. Will quote discounts for orders of two or more volumes. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Schoonover, Frank Earle [frontispiece]; Walter Stewart [plates]; Clarence Pearson Hornung [cover]; William Addison Dwiggins [title page].

$15.00

The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol  5: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
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The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 5: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

By Twain, Mark

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1917. Pages [444] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Illustrated with color frontispiece ["Bridgeport?" said I, pointing. "Camelot," said he] and six B&W plates [I Saw He Meant Business, So I Was Up The Tree When He Arrived; Then he began to mutter and make passes in the air with his hands. He worked himself up slowly and gradually into a sort of frenzy; When the first blast of smoke shot out from the bars of my helmet, all those people broke for the woods; I was hungry enough for literature to want to take down the whole paper at this one meal, but I got only a few bites, and then had to postpone, because the monks around me besieged me so with eager questions; And so we went gadding along, dropping in here and there, pricing things, and gossiping with the shopkeepers about the riot; I snatched a dragoon revolver out of my holster; there was a flash and a roar]. Yellow buckram boards, clean, blind stamping, red and gilt decorations [age darkened], lightly sunned spine, decorated endpapers. Also available at time of posting this listing in like condition, same series, and same publisher: Volumes 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16, 18, 20. Will quote discounts for orders of two or more volumes. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Pitz, Henry C. [plates]; Clarence Pearson Hornung [cover]; William Addison Dwiggins [title page]. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$26.00

The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 18: The $30,000 Bequest
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The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 18: The $30,000 Bequest

By Twain, Mark

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1917. Pages [381] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Illustrated with color frontispiece ["Poor Little Doggie, You Saved His Child" - based on original black and white illustration by William Thomas Smedley] and B&W in text drawings by various artistst. Yellow buckram boards, mostly clean [mild discolorations], blind stamping, red and gilt decorations [age darkened], lightly sunned spine, decorated endpapers. Also available at time of posting this listing in like condition, same series, and same publisher: Volumes 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16, 20. Will quote discounts for orders of two or more volumes. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. Hard Cover. Near Fine-/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Smedley, William Thomas; Clarence Pearson Hornung [cover]; William Addison Dwiggins [title page]. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$8.00

The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol  13: Following the Equator
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The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 13: Following the Equator

By Twain, Mark

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1925. Pages [382] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Illustrated with color frontispiece [The Mate's Shadow Froze Fast to the Deck - A.B.Frost], and four B&W plates [Hanuman Moving the Mountain - Frederick Dielman; The Old Settlers - Dan Beard; Each Carried an Article and Only One - Dan Beard; An Indian Railway-Station at Train Time - Frederick Dielman]. Yellow buckram boards, mostly clean [mild discolorations], blind stamping, red and gilt decorations [age darkened], a little shelf wear at spine edges, two bumped corners, lightly sunned spine, decorated endpapers. Also available at time of posting this listing in like condition, same series, and same publisher: Volumes 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 15, 16, 18, 20. Will quote discounts for orders of two or more volumes. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. Hard Cover. Near Fine-/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Frost, Burdett; Frederick Dielman; Dan Beard [plates]; Clarence Pearson Hornung [cover]; William Addison Dwiggins [title page]. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$25.00

The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 15: The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg
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The Complete Works of Mark Twain, American Artist Edition Vol 15: The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg

By Twain, Mark

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1928. Pages [365] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Illustrated with color frontispiece ["Yes, I'll Save You"]. Yellow buckram boards, mostly clean [mild discolorations], blind stamping, red and gilt decorations [age darkened], minor shelf wear at extremities, three bumped corners, lightly sunned spine, decorated endpapers. Also available at time of posting this listing in like condition, same series, and same publisher: Volumes 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 16, 18, 20. Will quote discounts for orders of two or more volumes. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information. . Hard Cover. Near Fine-/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Hitchcock, Lucius Wolcott; Clarence Pearson Hornung [cover]; William Addison Dwiggins [title page]. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$18.00

Lessons in Hygienic Physiology
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Lessons in Hygienic Physiology

By Coleman, Walter Moore

Macmillan, 1913. New edition, revised and enlarged. Illustrated throughout with color and B&W drawings and art reproductions. Pages [274 including index] mostly clean [occasional mild smudges], unmarked, binding tight, very slight lean to spine. Rust colored cloth boards, black decorations and lettering, some shelf wear at extremities, small areas with color loss, faint discolorations and one 2" narrow faded red line. PO's name at fep, beautifully rendered in pencilled copperplate lettering. Small inkspot and a few small mild spots at front page edges, two letters faintly marked at top page edges. The B&W plates include Charts of the Muscles; Microscopic Studies. The colored charts include Circulation and Respiration and eight plates [manikins] of muscles, organs, the brain and blood circulation. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. Hard Cover. Very Good-. Illus. by Various Artists. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$12.00

Insignia and Decoration of the U.S. Armed Forces
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Insignia and Decoration of the U.S. Armed Forces

By Grosvenor, Gilbert et al

Washington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1943. National Geographic Magazine, Vol LXXXIII. No. 6, June, 1943. Illustrated with 1701 color reproductions [on 56 plates] and numerous B&W photographs. Pages [651-748] clean, unmarked, staple binding sound, first and last page with faint age discoloration. Covers mostly clean, some edge and handling wear, some fading overall and more heavily along edges and spine lettering, 1/2" split at heel of spine. The illustrations are accompanied by various articles of historic military interest. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. Trade Paperback. Very Good-. Illus. by Various Artists & Photographers. 4to - over 9 3/4 - 12" Tall.

$45.00

Nus D'Autrefois 1850-1900
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Nus D'Autrefois 1850-1900

By Bovis, Marcel & François Saint-Julien

NY: George Wittenborn, Inc, 1953. The dust wrapper described as near fine- refers to the black blind-embossed French-style wrappers with tipped-on color [tinted] front cover label over boards. The black wrappers have a little edge wear and the spine has mild creases. These wraps are protected by semi transparent glassine covers and those are only in fair to poor condition due to age discolorations, tears and wrinkles mostly to front wraps which have a light pink paste-on label [see photos] with the words Painter Paragons printed in dark pink. Illustrated with 76 B&W photogravures [héliogravures] some with more than one image which represent the range of French nude photography in the late 19th century. Most notable is the fact that while underarm hair, considered fashionable at that time, is prominently displayed while pubic hair has been eliminated in all full frontal nudity photos [via retouching?] Textblock pages [81 including index of plates and brief bibliography] clean, unmarked, sewn binding sound; some discoloration from black wrappers at feps. Text in French [eight pages by Marces Bovis and two by François Saint-Julien]. One page in English laid in with the title "Painters Paragons or the Imaginary Harem": [an] English resume by Willa Percival, first published in the magazine "Infinity" New York. PO's last name at endpaper. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information. . Not Stated Appears to be First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine-/Near Fine-. Illus. by Saint-Julien, François et al. 4to - over 9 3/4 - 12" Tall.

$75.00

Louisiana French Folk Songs
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Louisiana French Folk Songs

By Whitfield, Irène Thérèse

Louisiana: Louisiana State University Press, 1939. A collection of Louisiana French folk songs with text and scores. Author's aim has been to give a reproduction of the songs just as [he] heard them, with special care as to phonetic and musical rendition. Songs evolved from known originals were transcribed as heard. Hard to find NON ex libri copy. Rust colored cloth boards, clean, brown paste-down leatherette labels at front and spine with bright gilt lettering, a few small bits missing along edges of both. Textblock pages [159 including index] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. PO's last name at endpaper. Endpapers, feps, and page edges with mild age discolorations. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

$45.00

Drawing Painting & Sculpture from Models
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Drawing Painting & Sculpture from Models

By Gillen, Michael; Herbert Kallem; Henry Kallem

NY: Stravon Publishers, 1951. Illustrated throughout with B&W art reproductions, drawings, and photographs with the main focus on the nude female figure. NON price-clipped dust jacket [$ 3.00] in new archival mylar, clean, colors bright, a little edge and handling wear. Textblock pages [95] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square; a little dust spotting at top page edges. Orange buckram boards, clean, gilt decorations and lettering. Endpapers, feps, and dust jacket with minor age discolorations. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. Not Stated Appears to be First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine-/Very Good-. Illus. by by Authors. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$17.00

La Dame de Sainte Hermine
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La Dame de Sainte Hermine

By King, Grace

NY: Macmillan, 1924. Navy cloth boards, clean, bright gilt decorations and lettering, minimal shelf wear at spine ends. Textblock pages [296] unmarked, a few pages with small areas of age discoloration, feps and endpapers with age tanning and discolorations; top page edges appear darkened. NON price-clipped dust jacket [$ 2.25] in new archival mylar, colors un-faded, a little edge wear, sunned spine, moisture mark at top front and back corners. PO"s name and small, round Baton Rouge, Louisiana bookstore label at front endpaper. A thrilling, romantic, and authentic tale of the founding of New Orleans and the struggles of the French colonists against their Indian neighbors. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good-.

$120.00

The Book of Oriental Literature: The Finest Poetry and Prose of the East
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The Book of Oriental Literature: The Finest Poetry and Prose of the East

By The Sirdar Ikbal Ali Shah

NY: Garden City Publishing Co, 1938. Preface by His Highness the Aga Khan. Pages [404] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Black cloth boards, clean, bright gilt decorations and lettering, a little shelf wear at extremities; minor age discolorations at endpapers and feps. Dust jacket in new archival mylar, mostly clean [mild discolorations], colors bright, some edge wear, small bits missing at spine ends. Media Mail, Priority & some International shipping include free tracking information.. Hard Cover. Near Fine-/Good.

$10.00

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