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Opening Week of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts; Philharmonic Hall September 23-30, 1962

by Schuman, William (President)

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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New York: Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, 1962. 38pp. Blue card stock, gilt lettering. Cover and contents are in clean and sound condition.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 64mo - up to 3" tall. Manuscripts & Paper Collectibl.
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Antony (Viscount Knebworth) A Record of His Youth (Association Copy)

by Lytton, The Earl of

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Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. 368pp. Blue cloth, gilt lettering. Book is sound, light wear and slight fading of spine. Laid-in are 3 letters addressed to the book's owner, Alexander William Armour with references to the book about Viscount Knebworth, son of Victor Bulwer-Lytton. Letters are from A.J. Armstrong of Baylor University, Charles… Read more
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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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$20.00

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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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Phillips Brooks Appointment Calendar - 1943

by Samuel Ward (Publisher0

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Published
1943
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Boston: Samuel Ward, 1943. White stiff cardboard stock, brown and gilt lettering and decoration to front cover, unpaginated. One month printed on each side of 6 boards attached with silk tie. LIght wear and age toning. Many daily appointments entered by a very socially busy former owner. At the bottom of each month is stated ;… Read more
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Greek Games (Programs for 1915 and 1916) 2 Issues

by Barnard College Student/Faculty Committee

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Published
1915
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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New York: Barnard College, 1915. Printed wraps. Light soil and light chipping to covers, contents mostly clean, occasional notations. Two separate programs for Barnard College Greek Games Festival for 2 different years : April 30, 1915 and April 8, 1916. Include listings of events, lyrics, names of participants, tipped-in photos, and planning committees. 1915 and… Read more
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Condensed History of the United States

by Braden, Charles

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Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$165.00

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Saginaw, Michigan: Seemann & Peters, 1893. 42pp. Flexible card stock. Very mild shelfwear, contents clean, very neat notations and underlining to portions of text. Book was compiled by Lieutenant Charles Braden "to aid Camdidates in preparing for entrance to the United States Military Academy." The author further states the book "should be used in connection with… Read more
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The Modern Hospital - February 1924

by Modern Hospital

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Published
1924
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Good
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$20.00

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Chicago: The Modern Hospital Publishing Co., Inc., 1924. 176pp. Printed wraps. LIght soiling and light wear to cover, library stamp on front cover, contents are mildly age-toned but clean and unmarked. Early trade magazine for hospital management. General topics covered include nursing, dietetics and institutional food service, hospital equipment and operation, dispensaries and out-patient departments and… Read more
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American Railway Review February 23, 1860. (Newspaper)

by American Railway Bureau

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Published
1860
Condition
Fair
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$18.00

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New York: American Railway Bureau, 1860. 16pp. Dampstaining and soiling mainly to front page, light edgewear. Newspaper format, pages are uncut and unopened, measures 58 x 40 inches, published weekly, Vol II No. VII. Subtitle of publication reads: "Public Works, Engineering, Steam Machinery, Finance and Patents" and includes numerous articles on those subjects, and several engraved… Read more
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Little Journeys in Colorado

by Allen, L.M.

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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Passenger Traffic Department Rock Island Lines, 1913. 48pp. Tan stiff wraps. Cover and contents are in very sound condition with the sightest of edgewear. This compact little book (3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches) describes Rock Island Lines train trips through Colorado and the Rockies complete with fares and photos.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 32mo - over… Read more
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The Amesbury Home of Whittier

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Very Good
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$40.00

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Amesbury, Massachusetts: The Whittier Press 30pp. No date circa 1920. Grey card stock wraps. Cover and contents are in very good condition. Photos and descriptions of the home of John Greenleaf Whittier.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Oblong 8vo.
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Eastern Branch National Home D.V.S.

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Published
1908
Condition
Very Good
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$35.00

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Augusta, Maine: Eastern Branch National Home D.V.S., 1908. Unpaginated 42pp. Grey stock wraps, red, white and blue ribbon tie. Light cover soil, light foxing to margin of one page, centerfold page loose but present. Photos of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, formerly known as Togus. Numerous photos of the campus as well as several… Read more
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Olde Ulster - Volume I, Nos. 1-12 (January to December) - FULL YEAR 1905

by Brink, Benjamin Myer (Editor)

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Published
1905
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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Kingston, NY: Benjamin Myer Brink, 1905. 384pp. FIRST EDITION 1905. Red mottled boards, gilt spine lettering. Extremities lightly rubbed, spine slightly darkened, contents mildly age-toned, text clean and binding is tight. An attractively bound complete set of the first year of publication in very nice condition. This is the first year of publication… Read more
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The Standard Guide Washington; A Handbook For Visitors

by Reynolds, Charles B.

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Published
1898
Condition
Good
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$30.00

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New York, Washington, St. Augistine: Foster & Reynolds, 1898. 177pp. Marroon cloth, gilt lettering and capitol dome on front cover, folding map. Moderate edgewear, frontispiece margins chipped with no loss to image, text is age-toned but clean, folding map neatly repaired with archival tape, map is otherwise in a well-preserved condition. Classic Washington guide with many … Read more
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Where to Stop When in Vermont; A Directory of Hotels and Boarding Houses 1921

by Vermont Bureau of Publicity

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Published
1921
Condition
Good
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$12.00

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Montpelier, Vermont: Vermont Bureau of Publicity, Office of Secretary of State, 1921. 105pp +index. Tan printed wraps. LIght wear, light soiling to cover, spine ends chipped, contents are clean, and book is overall well-preserved. Listings and descriptions of accomodations as they were in 1921.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Plan d'ensemble et Concordances avec LIgnes en Couleurs des Réseaux Métropolitain et Tramways de Paris

by Grand Magasins du Printemps

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Published
1886
Condition
Very Good
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$75.00

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Paris: Les Grands Magasins du Printemps, 1886. Folding color city tramway plan of Paris, in a card stock printed folder. No date, circa 1886, preceding the Eiffel Tower, which was constructed in 1887. Map measures 32 x 24 cm, printed on paper 39 x 27 cm. It shows all of the tramway lines and stations as… Read more
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USSR Illustrated Monthly, September 1959

by Embassy of USSR

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Published
1959
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Good
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$20.00

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Washington, D.C.: Embassy of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, 1959. 64pp. Illustrated stapled wraps. LIght cover wear, slight dampstain to first few lower margins otherwise sound and clean. Articles on NIkita Khrushchev's 1959 visit to USA, including meetings with President Eisenhower and numerous other American officials and citizens. Heavily illustrated.. Soft Cover. Good.… Read more
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Bridgeport City, Business and Street Directory. 1894.

by American Directory and Publihsing Co.

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Published
1894
Condition
Poor
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$35.00

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American Directory and Publlishing Co., 1894. 212pp. Heavy card stock plain boards, stapled binding. Boards and several pages of ads are soiled, chipped and detached but present, spine perished, endpapers lacking, text block is evenly tanned but is otherwise unworn and is complete, map not present. Includes a business directory, street and avenue directory, government listings, organizations… Read more
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The Texaco Star, May-June 1932

by The Texas Company

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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New York: The Texas Company, 1932. 32pp. Illustrated wraps. Tiny abrasion to lower edge, some staple rust, otherwise in very nice condition. A publication for employees of Texaco and stockholders.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Magazine/Periodical.
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Guide des Plaisirs à Paris

by Anonymous

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Published
1930
Condition
Fair
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$20.00

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Paris: Administration du Guide des Plaisirs, 1930. 144p. No date, circa 1930. Tan wraps. Cover and endpapers stained, text is clean, front cover and front endpaper re-attached with tape repair, owner's name and date on front free endpaper. An entertainment and tourist guide to Paris with numerous photos of female performers of the various theaters… Read more
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Year Book Woman's Art School Cooper Union 1930

by Cooper Union Woman's Art School

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Published
1930
Condition
Fair
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$20.00

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New York: Cooper Union Woman's Art School, 1930. 35pp. String tied paper wraps. Cover torn along spine, light soil, dampstaining to some margins, staple rust. Student art, photos, fellow students' good wishes and signatures on a number of students' bios.. Soft Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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