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A Practical Book for Practical People:  By a Corps of Special Writers
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A Practical Book for Practical People: By a Corps of Special Writers

Albany, NY: Eagle Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, sunned at spine, silverfish . damage at fore-edge of front boards.. 1895. First Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth embossed in black and in gilt on front boards and spine. Marbled edges. Floral endpapers. viii, 676pp. A compilation of articles on everything from tariffs, the silver question, potato culture and the art of letter writing. Contributors include William McKinley, Edward W. Bok, T. B. Terry, Mrs. Julian M. Dewey, Chauncey M. Depew, J. K. Upton, and others, with a photo portrait of each author preceding their chapter. Sold by subscription only. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

The Classic Greek Dictionary:  Greek-English and English-Greek
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The Classic Greek Dictionary: Greek-English and English-Greek

Chicago: Follett Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers lightly soiled and rubbed, owner . name on front free endpaper, else a remarkably clean and tight copy.. 1962. Sixteenth Printing. Hardcover. Maroon cloth. Includes appendix of proper and geographical names by George Ricker Berry. ; 1097 pages .

$30.00

More First Things
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More First Things

By Herrick, Cheesman A.

Philadelphia: Girard College. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. viii, 213 pp. Navy cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Top edges gilt. A collection of essays growing out of talks held at the Girard College Chapel about religion, philosophy, American history, government and various social issues. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author .

$20.00

Beauty Culture:  A Practical Handbook on the Care of the Person, Designed  for Both Professional and Private Use
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Beauty Culture: A Practical Handbook on the Care of the Person, Designed for Both Professional and Private Use

By Woodbury, William A.

NY: G. W. Dillingham. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and worn, front hinge cracked.. 1911. First American Edition. Hardcover. Olive cloth binding. Many illustrations and photograph reproductions. An antique book of beauty salon secrets for manicures, facial massage, hair dyeing and styling and some other weirdo and unsound treatments for flesh reduction (Japanese Pinching Massage) , Mercury Freckle Lotion, electric facial massage, nighttime face harness, etc. Many recipes for beauty lotions and creams. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$50.00

Amy Vanderbilt's Everyday Etiquette:  Answers to Today's Etiquette  Questions
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Amy Vanderbilt's Everyday Etiquette: Answers to Today's Etiquette Questions

By Vanderbilt, Amy

NY: Hanover House. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned, address label . on front pastedown.. 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Gray cloth binding. Illustrations by "Andrew" Warhol very early in his career. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages .

$10.00

The Collins-Spurrell Welsh Dictionary
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The Collins-Spurrell Welsh Dictionary

By Lewis, Henry (editor)

London and Glasgow: Collins. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket shelfworn and price-clipped.. 1967. Revised Edition. Hardcover. A Welsh-English dictionary. ; 317 pages .

$10.00

Myongdo's Korean Part I
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Myongdo's Korean Part I

By Vandesande, Anthony V.

Seoul, Korea: Myongdo Institute. Good; Covers scuffed and rubbed.. 1968. Softcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 463 pages .

$20.00

No! No! A 1000 Times No! [Blook]
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No! No! A 1000 Times No! [Blook]

Self-Published. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards are heavily worn at corners and . spine extremities, with top half inch missing from head and foot of spine. . Cartoon on front boards has two scrapes, with large wedge at lower right . corner obliterating view of damsel in distress's feet.. N.D.. Ephemera. An interesting altered book that started out as a copy of Harold Joyce Noble's 1946 book "What it Takes to Rule Japan", but a crude cartoon of a lecherous man groping a young woman on a park bench is pasted to the front cover. The insides of the book have been hollowed out to create an interior space, inside of which a young woman's lacy knickers are shown with a padlocked chastity belt. No! No! A Thousand Times No! Was the title of a popular ditty in 1934and was later the title of a Betty Boop cartoon. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$40.00

The Yersin Phono-Rhythmic Method of French Pronunciation, Accent, and  Diction
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The Yersin Phono-Rhythmic Method of French Pronunciation, Accent, and Diction

By Yersin, Marie; Yersin, J.

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company. Good with no dust jacket; Corners rounded, boards rubbed, pages toned.. 1900. Later Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding with gilt lettering on spine. Folding charts at front and rear, many illustrations. The authors wrote this book to enable foreigners to speak French with proper accent and diction and it has a special emphasis on opera singers so that they can perform French operas in the proper manner. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 245 pages .

$15.00

The Parker Herbex Method of Individualized Hair Treatments
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The Parker Herbex Method of Individualized Hair Treatments

By Gilbert, Gladys (editor)

Long Island City, NY: Parker Herbex Corporation. Good with no dust jacket; Some penciled notes, beauty school address stamp . on copyright page, "25 cents" and stain on table of contents page, boards . soiled and worn at corners and spine.. 1940. Tenth Edition. Hardcover. Formerly in the reference library of the Benar Beauty Academy of Jamaica, NY. Information about hair growth and health, the correct Herbex preparations to apply in various hair emergencies, instructions for shampooing and massage, etc. The book claims that Parker Herbex hair treatments contain botanical stimulants "designed to bring the blood coursing up through the arteries to the scalp". Many line illustrations. ; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 156 pages .

$20.00