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Confederate and Southern Bonds; Criswell's Currency Series - Vol. II

by Criswell, Grover C. Jr.

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Published
1980
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Very Good
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Second Edition
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Florida: Criswell's & Criswell's Publications, 1980. 374pp. Grey cloth. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on front free endpaper. Book is clean and sound inside and out. Phot illustrations of every bond listed.. Signed by Author. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Your Insurance and How to Profit By It

by Levy, Michael H.

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Published
1955
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1955. 173pp. Black boards. Unworn condition, mild toning to pages, dust jacket has some short tears to edges. Front free endpaper is warmly and creatively inscribed by the author to an associate.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Carl Rose. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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The President of a Small College

by Sammartino, Peter

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Published
1954
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Rutherford, New Jersey: Fairleigh Dickinson College Press, 1954. 163pp. Grey cloth. Inscribed and Signed by Author on front free endpaper. Spine darkened, cover and contents clean and sound.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Glen Brothers Fiftieth Anniversary Catalog (1916)

by Glen Brothers, Inc.

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Published
1916
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Good
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Rochester, NY: Glen Bros. Inc., 1916. 64pp. Printed wraps. Light wear to covers, front cover creased, some staple rust, contents are clean. A comprehensive 1916 nursery catalog of flowers, trees, shrubbery, fruit and many other types of plants. Bound-in at the front is an order sheet. . Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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Cleveland, OH: N.G. Hamilton & Co., 1892. 248pp. Black embossed cloth. Corners and spine ends worn, cracking at front endpaper, contents age-darkened but clean and unmarked. Practical business advice along with numerous illustrations.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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How to Get Workmen

by Worman, H.A.

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: A.W. Shaw Company, 1913. 64pp. Light green cloth, pastedown label to front cover. Very little wear, light soil to cover, contents are clean . Advice on seeking and retaining employees.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Tall 8vo.
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How to Manage Men

by A.W. Shaw Company

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Published
1914
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Very Good
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Chicago: A.W.Shaw Comapany, 1914. 64pp. Marroon cloth, pastedown label of managerial type. Very little wear, small spots near edges, contents are clean and unmarked, and book is in very sound condition. Early edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Tall 8vo.
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The Philosophy of Dress

by Crawford, M.D.C.

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Published
1925
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Very Good
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New York: Bonwit Teller & Co., 1925. 16 pages unpaginated. Medieval design paper over boards. Rubbing to corners, contents age-toned and some foxing mainly to endpapers and last page, Bonwit Teller presentation bookplate on front pastedown. This bound pamphlet on the history and ethnology of costume, was written by M.D.C. Crawford expressly for Bonwit Teller,… Read more
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What a Woman Can Do : Or Her Position in the Business and Literary World

by Rayne, M.L.

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Published
1893
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Good
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1883, 1893. 528, 24pp. Red pictorial cloth. Light wear and slight fading to cover, contents mildly age-toned and a very occasional smudge in margins, binding is sound. Addendum of 24 pages contains the poem "Curfew Must Not Ring Tonight" by Rosa Hartwick Thorne, illustrated.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Handwriting Analysis in Business

by Lucas, DeWitt

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Published
1924
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Good
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Los Angeles: Self Published , 1924. 31pp. Printed wraps. Light wear and a small spot to lower front cover, stapled binding detached from cover but present. Discussion on the usefulness of handwriting analysis for businesses. Laid-in is a promotional piece offering the author's consulting servece and a schedule of fees.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over… Read more
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New York: Phelps & Fanning, 1851. 359pp. Printed boards. Dampstaining to covers and slightly to portions of interior, spine missing, occasional foxing, archival tape reinforcement to first few page gutters, owner's pencilled name on front free endpaper, some internal separation. Despite the foregoing imperfections, the book in very readable condition. A map of every state that… Read more
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The Short Rule Arithmetic and Accountant's Referee

by David, Wm. K.

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Published
1903
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Very Good
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Philade;phia: Wm K. David, 1903. 88pp. Very light soil and wear, contents toned but clean and unmarked. In a well-preserved state. Illustrated. Basic math and accounting.. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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How to Obtain a Patent

by Victor J. Evans & Co.

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Published
1932
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Very Good
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Washington, DC: Victor J. Evans & Co., 1932. 56pp. Stapled pictorial wraps. Short tears to lower edge, cover and contents otherwise clean and unmarked. Laid-in is an introductory letter from Victor Evans Co., a blank Record of Invention certificate and a return envelope. (We're also including the original stamped pictorial Evans envelope the magazine was addressed… Read more
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Chicago: Geo. K. Hazlitt Co., 1892. 55pp. Grey stapled wraps. Corners and spine ends chipped, 1/2 inch triangle chip to foredge, small archival tape repair to inside front cover, staple rust, contents toned and mostly clean and unmarked. Owner's name in pencil on title page and pencilled notes on index page. Despite these imperfections, book is in… Read more
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A Century of Book Publishing 1838-1938 Historical and Personal

by Pratt, John Barnes

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Published
1938
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: A.S. Barnes and Company, 1938. 56pp. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED by the author on front free endpaper. The appendix includes a complete list of book published by A.S. Barnes and Company from April 1919 to December 1937. A nice clean copy. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over… Read more
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Supplies and Tools for Plumbers, Gas and Steam Fitters, Mills and Manufacturers

by Frank J. Knox Co.

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Published
1900
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Good
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Hart, CT: The Frank J. Knox Co., 1900. 825pp. No date circa 1900. Tan cloth, black lettering. Spotting to covers most heavily to rear board, contents mildly toned and very occasionally foxed, waviness to first pages, text is unmarked, binding is tight. A comprehensive vintage catalog of home and industrial plumbing equipment with illustrations on every… Read more
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The National Banks

by Richardson, H.W.

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Published
1880
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1880. 212pp, 12pp ads. Printed wraps. Corners of cover and spine ends chipped, owner's name and address on front wrapper, text is toned but clean, a notation written on top page edges. A very early printing of this title in Harper's Half-Hour Series, published in 1880, not a recent reproduction. .… Read more
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The Illustrated Monthly Northwest Magazine" Vol IX. No. 4 April 1891

by Smalley, E.V (Editor)

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Published
1891
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Very Good
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St. Paul, Minn.: E.V. Smalley, 1891. 56pp. Salmon printed wraps. Covers very lightly soiled, contents mildly age-toned, owner's pencilled name on front cover. Featured articles on Washington State and Minnesota, plus many fascinating ads for real estate and other related businesses.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Magazine/Periodical.
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Souvenir of the Bon Marché

by (Boucicaut, Aristide...Founder)

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Paris: Bon Marché 36pp. No date but circa 1895. Brown flexible faux-leather, gilt lettering and decorative gilt border, gilt decorative endpapers, large color folding map with cloth ribbon tape for locating streets. Cover edges lightly rubbed, foxing mainly to first few pages, map is age-toned, but in very sound condition. A fascinating little guide book… Read more
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Railway Legislation in the United States

by Meyer, Balthasar Henry

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Published
1903
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1903. 329p. Marroon quarter leather binding, blind-stamped front board, gilt spine lettering. Light wear to corners, light scuffing and chipping to spine, occasional pencil note in text, SIGNED by owner, Mary Harriman on front free endpaper. Laid-in are several pages of notes presumably written by Mary Harriman. Harriman was the daughter… Read more
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