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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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A Tour In the United States; With Two Lectures On Emigration, Delivered in the Mechanics Institution, Manchester

by Prentice, Archibald

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Published
1850
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Seventh Edition
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$100.00

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Manchester, Maine: Thomas Johnson, 1850. 217pp. Half leather, marbled boards, gilt stamped spine label, frontispiece and title page engravings, folding map. Light edgewear, gutter exposure at front endpapers, hinges tight, contents evenly tanned, owner's name on front free endpaper. Folding map in very nice condition, one short clean tear repaired. Overall favorable views of the United… 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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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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Why Men Confess

by Rogge, O. John

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1959. 298pp. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED by the author on the title page. Cover unworn edges and spine faded, interior is toned. one sentence underlined. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Laws of Connecticut Relating to Intoxicating Liquors, Gambling, Duties of Officials, Etc.

by Thrasher, S.P.

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Published
1894
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Good
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$40.00

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New Haven: E.B. Sheldon Company for S.P. Thrasher, 1894. 95pp. Black cloth, gilt lettering. Boards show little wear except for gnawing damage to lower half of spine and 3 small damages to upper half of spine, tiny spots on 4 pages of index, contents are otherwise clean and unmarked, gilt lettering is bright. A compilation of the… Read more
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New Haven: William Goodwin, 1857. 120pp. Red cloth, leather backing, black title label on front board. Spine missing, both boards missing, moderate overall soiling, text is age-toned and lightly foxed but complete and unmarked. This volume actually includes 15 years of the reports, from the years 1850 to 1864 inclusive. Tipped inside the front board is… Read more
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Report of the Commission for the Investigation of the White Slave Traffic, So Called.

by Commission on White Slave Traffic

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Published
1914
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Good
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Boston: The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1914. 86pp. Stapled printed wraps. Cover lightly chipped along edges, text is clean. A study by the commission to determine "by what means and to what extent women and girls are induced or compelled by others to lead immoral lives." Descriptions and statistics.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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image of An Enquiry Into the Causes of the late Increase of Robbers,&c. With Some Proposals for Remedying this Growing Evil. In Which The Present Reigning Vices are impartially exposed; and the Laws that relate to the Provision for the Poor. ..are freely examined.

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London: A. Millar, 1751. 203pp. Mottled calf, 5 raised bands. Front board and front endpapers missing, rear board barely attached, spine half missing, contents are very clean except for margin-staining to rear endpapers and mild soil to half-title page, text block is tight and secure. Needs some restoration, but should restore to very nice condition.. Second Edition.… Read more
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Classification of Fingerprints

by Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Department of Justiice ; Hoover, John Edgar (Editor)

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Published
1945
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Good
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$15.00

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Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1945. 137pp. Stiff wraps. Light soil and corner crease to cover, contents are clean and binding is sound. Complete description of fingerprinting techniques with many illustrations and diagrams of examples.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Corporate Reorganizations; Their Federal Tax Status

by Holzman, Robert S.

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Published
1955
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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$15.00

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New York: The Ronald Press Company, 1955. Red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Boards clean and sound, contents evenly age-toned. On the front free endpaper the author wrote and SIGNED an INSCRIPTION to his wife, to whom the book was dedicated; an interesting association. Original dust jacket is darkened (especially at spine) and has a few… Read more
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Recollections of Curran and Some of His Cotemporaries

by Phillips, Charles

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Published
1818
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Good
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New York: C. Wiley & Co., 1818. 340pp. First American Edition. Original green paper over boards, original spine label, uncut edges. Boards chipped, overall handling soil, spine chipped and missing 2" piece at bottom, joints loose. Contents age-toned and foxed but otherwise unmarked. Owner's name on front endpaper and title page.. Good. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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The Moral Decision; Right and Wrong in the Light of American Law

by Cahn, Edmond

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Published
1956
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1956. 342pp. Signed. First Edition. Black hardcover, gilt lettering to spine. Book is in sound condition, dustjacket with light edgewear and darkening to spine and rear panel. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author to Dr. Robert S. Holzman. Examples of moral dilemma are demonstrated using authentic law cases.. Signed… Read more
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How Should Corporations Be Taxed?

by Tax Institute, Inc.

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Published
1947
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Very Good
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$12.00

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New York: Tax Institute, Inc., 1947. 251pp. Green hardcover, gilt lettering. Symposium conducted by the Tax Institute, December 6-7, 1946, New York, chaired by Harry J. Rudick. Many aspects of corporate taxation as presented by 19 different accounting and legal authorities. Fascinating reading on a subject that is still relevant today.. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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A Lawyer's Life on Two Continents

by Nash, Wallis

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Published
1919
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Boston: Richard E. Badger, 1919. 212pp. Dark green cloth, blind stamped. Paper label on spine not affected by some chipping at head and tail. Library book-plate on front paste-down, library stamp on title page and two other pages. Narrow split on back inner hinge. Interior very clean. Nine illustrations. Wallis Nash was instrumental… Read more
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State of Connecticut Register and Manual 1914

by The Secretary of the State

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Published
1914
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Very Good
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Hartford: State of Connecticut, The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co., 1914. 657pp. Dark red cloth, gilt lettering and Connecticut seal on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Corners lightly bumped, very little wear, minor spotting. Contains two fold-out color maps in very good condition. Rear pastedown has a few small spots in upper corner, else clean and tight… Read more
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The Architect In His Legal Relations; Instruction Paper

by Jones, Eliot N.

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Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
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Chicago: American School of Correspondence, 1916. 83pp. Red hardcover. Corners rubbed, minor spotting along front joint, binding is tight and contents are clean. Concise advice on the principles of architectural law.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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