Catalog 60 - General from Joseph Valles - Books

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image of The Heptameron of Margaret, queen of Navarre. [L'Heptaméron des Nouvelles de très haute et très illustre Princesse Marguerite D'Angoulême, Reine de Navarre. English] ; Tr. from the French. With a memoir of the author. By Walter K. Kelly. [Bohn's extra volume]

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London, Henry G. Bohn, York Street, Covent Garden, MDCCCLV (1855), 1855. Book. Fair. Hardcover. xliv, 427, [1] p. front. (port.) 19 cm. ; LCCN: 07-16594 ; LC: PZ3.M3368; Dewey: 843.31 ; OCLC: 5304500 ; brown blind stamped tooling shaken ; Translated from the French. With a memoir of the author. By Walter K . Kelly. ; This has been… Read more
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image of I Can Go Home Again.[The Piney Woods of Southwest Georgia; Old Blakley; Mayhaw jelly and ginger cakes; At Mercer;  Down the river and Harry Floyd; South Georgia traits; First trip to Saint Andrew's bay; We go to Atlanta]

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Chapel Hill, NC : The University of North Carolina, 1943., 1943. Book. Good. Hardcover. 301 pp. ; map on ep ; brick red and yellow cloth ; Contents : The Piney Woods of Southwest Georgia -- Old Blakley -- Forebears -- An original people -- Mayhaw jelly and ginger cakes -- Old Fritz -- Roman candles -- Old-time printing office… Read more
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image of Whoredom in Kimmage : Irish Women Coming of Age. [The animal show -- Bridie O'Daly -- Whoredom in Kimmage -- J.J. Smythe's -- Ancestors of our own -- The true face -- The smallest people feel at home -- The people outside us -- Jean O'Brien -- A seal for a sister -- Annie MacNarmara -- The scenic route -- Poisoned permission -- Mna Na hEireann -- Corofin]

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Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1993., 1993. Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1st edition, 1st printing ; xv, 307 p. ; 24 cm. ; ISBN: 0395602017 :; 9780395602010; LCCN: 93-20294 ; LC: HQ1600.3; Dewey: 305.42/09417 ; OCLC: 27676552 ; Contents : The animal show -- Bridie O'Daly -- Whoredom in Kimmage -- J.J. Smythe's --… Read more
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image of The Finger Print Instructor : a Textbook for the Guidance of Finger Print Experts and an Instructor for Persons Interested in the Study of Finger Prints.

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New York : Munn & Company, Inc., 1916., 1916. Very Good. [1st edition] ; green cloth with gold hand print on cover ; spotting on lower left front cover ; ownership stamp on endpapers ; contains 8 of the 10 back pocket plates ; VG
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$59.00
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The ethnic almanac

by Johns, Stephanie Bernardo.

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Published
1981
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Very Good
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$29.00

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Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1981, 1981. Very Good. xv, 560 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. ; ISBN: 0385141432 :; 9780385141437 ; LCCN: 80-18776 ; OCLC: 6581219 ; LC: E184.A1; Dewey: 973/.04 ; mauve and brown cloth in dustjacket ; A look at the customs, culture, and traditions various ethnic groups brought to America, drawn… Read more
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Poe's Helen remembers

by Whitman, Sarah Helen, 1803-1878. ; Ingram, John Henry, 1842-1916 ; Miller, John Carl. ; Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849; jacket illustration, Felix Valloton

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Published
1979
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Very Good
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$36.00

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Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, 1979, 1979. Very Good. [1st ed.] ; xxviii, 528 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. ; ISBN: 0813907713 :; 9780813907710 LCCN: 79-742 ; LC: PS2630.5; Dewey: 818/.3/09 ; OCLC: 4638460 ; Correspondence between Sarah Helen Whitman, Poe's fiancee, and John Henry Ingram, an English admirer of Poe, written late 1873 through… Read more
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image of A bunch of Greek dishes : dishes from Olympus to the Tavernas

A bunch of Greek dishes : dishes from Olympus to the Tavernas

by Triantafyllidis, Alexandra.

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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$28.00

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[Athens, Greece : Aphon G. Rodi, Amarousion - Halandriou, c1959], 1959. Very Good. 95 p. : illustrations ; 21 cm. ; LC: TX723.5.G73 ; OCLC: 743434121 and OCLC: 34004639 ; pictorial paper wrappers ; "This is a small selection of the most popular dishes in Greece. The recipes are all very easy to be done, and… Read more
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image of The Mental Side of Golf : A Study of the Game as Practiced by Champions.

The Mental Side of Golf : A Study of the Game as Practiced by Champions.

by Thompson, Kenneth R. [Stephen Warga photos]

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Published
1947
Condition
Good
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$39.00

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New York ; London : Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1947., 1947. Good. 2nd edition, with the added material on the swing and diagrams ; green cloth ; xiv, 198 pp. ; corner tear at page 143-144 ; foxing of text ; several photos of Stephen Warga, Miami Open Champion of 1943 ; Contents : Relaxation and the holding… Read more
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image of Chile a Color : La Tierra en que Vivimos. [Chile in Color 5 : the Land in Which We Live] : una historia natural basada en un guion de Sergio Nuno escrita por Alvaro Barros

Chile a Color : La Tierra en que Vivimos. [Chile in Color 5 : the Land in Which We Live] : una historia natural basada en un guion de Sergio Nuno escrita por Alvaro Barros

by Barros, Alvaro, and Sergio Nuno, Jurgen Rottman, Oscar Gonzales Ferran, Pilar Cereceda, Maria Teresa Serra, Nicolas Piwonka.

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Published
1983
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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Santiago, Chile : Editorial Antartica, 1983., 1983. Good. 506 pp; dark red padded leatherette covers, in colored photographic dustjacket ; "Conocer y mostrar el territorio chileno, desde las cumbres altiplanicas hasta loshielos australes, sin olvidar el mar, sus islas y archipelagos, como tampoco el territorio Antartico, fue el preposito de la serie de 18 fasciculos 'La Tierra en… Read more
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The Quest for the Overself

by Brunton, Paul.

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
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$18.00

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London, Melbourne, Sydney, Auckland, Johannesburg : Rider, c1970, 1980., 1980. Very Good. 235 pp. ; pictorial wrappers ; [5th printing] ; a pencilling on pg. 15 ; covers sunned, else VG
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image of The consumer's guide to earth sheltered housing : a step-by-step workbook for prospective owners. [Earth sheltered option -- Earth sheltering defined -- CLimate and location -- Site selection -- Design preparation -- The design process -- Preparing to build -- Financing earth sheltered construction -- The construction process -- A sample construction project -- Assessing an existing earth sheltered home -- Further reading -- Research and information centers -- Earth sheltered design resources]

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New York, N.Y. : Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1984, 1984. Very Good. [1st ed.], 1st printing ; xi, 163 p. : ill. ; 29 cm. ; ISBN: 0442264100 :; 9780442264109 LCCN: 83-16933 ; LC: TH4819.E27; Q690.83/R; Dewey: 690/.8 ; OCLC: 9919127 ; brown cloth, no dustjacket ; ex-lib, stamps, label, date due, pocket ; Contents: Earth… Read more
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Philips : a study of the corporate management of design

by Heskett, John.

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
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$88.00

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New York : Rizzoli, 1989, 1989. Fine. 159 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. ; ISBN: 0847810402; 9780847810406 LCCN: 88-43426 ; LC: TS77; Dewey: 745.2/09492 ; OCLC: 20284321 ; grey cloth ; no dustjacket ; remains of price label on front cover ; more than 180 illustrations, mostly photographs, with many in color, featuring the wide array… Read more
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image of The world of automobiles : an illustrated encyclopedia of the motor car

The world of automobiles : an illustrated encyclopedia of the motor car

by Ward, Ian, 1949- [Ian Ward, Brian INnes, Laurie Caddell, Mike Winfield, David Goodman, Piero Casucci, Paul Davies, Cyril Posthumus, L J K Setright, Harry Loftus, Peter Merritt, Michael Twite, John Bolster, Peter Hull, Andy Marriott, Nick Brittan, David B

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Published
1974
Condition
Fine
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$250.00

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London : Orbis ; New York : distributed by Columbia House ; Milan, Istituto Geografico De Agostini : Quattroruote, 1974, 1974. Fine. 22 volumes, 2640 pp. : illustrated, mostly in color ; 31 cm. ; LC: TL9; Dewey: 629.2 ; OCLC: 2307672 ; "Rather than change any of the encyclopedia's authoritative international automotive text, we have included a… Read more
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Stories behind everyday things

by Polley, Jane. [Vincent L Perry, Will Bradbury, Kaari Ward, Tanya Strage, Monica Borrowman, Josephine Reidy, Hildegard Anderson, Laurel Gilbride, Marion Bodine, Marlene Rimsky, Carol Davis, Peter Chaitin, Alicia Fortinberry, Zane Kotker, Colin Leinster, Al

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Published
1980
Condition
Fine
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$45.00

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Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, 1980, 1980. Fine. 416 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm. ; ISBN: 0895770687; 9780895770684 LCCN: 79-88053 ; LC: AG5; Dewey: 031/.02; OCLC: 6524936 ; color pictorial boards ; no dustjacket ; "Presents 300 articles containing little-known information about 'things' that figure in everyday life, such as advertising, shoe polish,… Read more
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image of Simon Willard and his clocks. [ A history of Simon Willard, inventor and clockmaker]

Simon Willard and his clocks. [ A history of Simon Willard, inventor and clockmaker]

by Willard, John Ware.

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
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$34.00

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New York, Dover Publications, 1968, 1968. Very Good. 133 p. illus. (part col.), facsims., plan, ports. 24 cm. ; Unabridged and corrected republication of the work originally published in 1911 under title: A history of Simon Willard, inventor and clockmaker. ; LC: TS543.U6; Dewey: 929.2/0973 ; OCLC: 1329 ; LCCN: 68-23802 ; "The inventor who established America's first… Read more
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image of Residential electrical wiring : a practical guide to electrical wiring practices in residences . [Wiring the home -- Heating and air conditioning -- Service equipment -- Remodeling and improving -- Troubleshooting -- Home appliances[

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Reston, Va. : Reston Pub. Co., 1982, 1982. Fine. [1st ed., 1st printing] ; xv, 224 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. ; ISBN: 0835966526 :; 9780835966528 LCCN: 81-15761 ; OCLC: 7976105 ; LC: TK3271; Dewey: 621.319/24 ; black cloth with gold lettering ; no dustjacket ; ex-lib, stamps, label, date due, pocket ; Contents: Wiring the… Read more
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Johann Ludwig Eberhardt and his Salem clocks

by Albright, Frank P. [William Rahn, Francis Griffin, Frank L Horton, Chris L bailey, Pegy Durdin; photos, Bradford L Rauschenberg ; subject: Eberhardt, Johann Ludwig, 1758-1839]

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
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$42.00

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Chapel Hill : Published for Old Salem, inc., Winston-Salem N.C. by University of North Carolina Press, 1978, 1978. Very Good. x, 160 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. ; ISBN: 0807813249; 9780807813249 LCCN: 77-18955 ; LC: TS544.8.E23; Dewey: 681/.113/0924; B ; OCLC: 4128704 ; green cloth ; no dustjacket ; ex-lib, stamps, labels, date due, pocket ; "Johann… Read more
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Criminal interrogation and confessions

by Inbau, Fred Edward. ; Reid, John E.,

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Published
1967
Condition
Good
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$49.00

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Baltimore, Williams & Wilkins Co., 1967, 1967. Good. 2d ed. ; xiii, 224 p. illus. 24 cm. ; LC: HV8073; KF9664.Z9; Dewey: 363.25/4 ; OCLC: 376965 ; grey and black cloth ; no dustjacket ; ex-lib, stamps, labels, date due, pocket ; ontents: Preface -- Acknowledgments -- General introduction -- Criminal interrogation -- The warnings as to constitutional… Read more
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image of The inside history of the Carnegie Steel Company; a romance of millions

The inside history of the Carnegie Steel Company; a romance of millions

by Bridge, James Howard, 1858-1939.

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Published
1903
Condition
Fair
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$84.00

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New York, The Aldine Book Company, 1903, 1903. Fair. xv, 369 p. illus., 3 pl., 9 port. (incl. front.) 24 cm. ; LCCN: 03-29880 ; LC: HD9519.C3; Dewey: 338 ; OCLC: 237049 ; ex-lib, stamps, labels, date due, pocket, reinforced binding ; front hinge starting ; foxing ; marbled endpapers ; numerous photographs, illustrations, plates ; facsimiles… Read more
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