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The Contemporary German Novel

By Noth, Ernst Erich

Milwaukee, WI: Marquette University Institute of German Affairs, 1961 24pp. Stapled wrappers. Tips are lightly bumped. Edges of wraps are sunned and have light creases. Text is unmarked. . First Printing. Paperback. Very Good.

$74.95

(Little Blue Book No. 276) Speeches and Letters

By Washington, George; Edited By E. Haldeman-Julius

Girard, KS: Haldeman-Julius Publications 93pp. No Date. Pages are toning. Spine ends are chipped. Wraps are sunfaded along the edges. Top tip is bumped. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Printing. Paperback. Very Good Minus.

$7.95

Die Dritte Luft, Oder Eine Buhne Am Meer (The third air, Or A Stage Seaside)  speech for the Opening of the famous Salzburg Summer Festival
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Die Dritte Luft, Oder Eine Buhne Am Meer (The third air, Or A Stage Seaside) speech for the Opening of the famous Salzburg Summer Festival

By Ransmayr, Christoph

S. Fischer Verlag, 1997 26pp. Boards have very light soiling. Text is clean and unmarked. 3100629205. First Edition ?. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/No Dust Jacket.

$9.95

The World's Famous Orations: Volume IX, America II

By Bryan, William Jennings: Editor-in-chief

New York: Funk and Wagnalls, 1906 272pp. Tips and spine ends are bumped and rubbed. Spine is faded. Boards have light soiling. Top edge of text block is dust stained. Front hinge is partially open. One signature is open. Text is clean and unmarked. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket.

$11.95

The Student's Own Speaker: A Popular and Standard Manual of Declamation and Oratory for School, Home, and Private Use; The Handy-book Series

By Reeves, Paul

New York: G. P. Putnam & Sons, 1871 215pp. with ads at the end. Tips and edges of boards are heavily bumped and rubbed. Spine head is rubbed through, the spine heel is heavily chipped and there are many large portions of the spine are missing. One signature is open. Soiling to boards and light soiling to the insides of the boards. Light toning and foxing to some pages. Other minor flaws may be present. Text is clean and unmarked. . Later Printing. Hard Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket.

$14.95

On Lecturing And Lecture Organization

By Codd, Clara M.

London: Theosophical Publishing House, 1921 62pp. Spine edge of wraps have a bit of sun fading. Spine ends are rubbed and missing small pieces. Spine head has a 1/2" tear. Text is clean and unmarked. . Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good Minus.

$9.95

Orations of Demosthenes

By Kennedy, Charles Ran

NY: D. Appleton, 1904 210pp. Spine head and heel are bumped and rubbed. Boards have light spots. Tips are rubbed. Boards have light rubbing. Former owner bookplate inside front board.Top edge gilt has light scratches. Text is unmarked.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Dust Jacket.

$9.95

Eolopoesis, American Rejected Addresses

By N/A

NY: J. C. Derby, 1855 240pp. Water stained throughout text. Notations in pencile on contents pages. Tips, spine ends, and lower edges are rubbed. Mylar jacket included.. Hard Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket.

$19.95

Baccalaureate Sermon and Oration and Poem: Class of 1867

By Peabody, Andrew P.

Cambridge (MA): John Wilson and Son, 1867 51pp. Includes: Class Committee list, "Manhood: A Sermon," Baccalaureate Hymn of the Class of 1867," Order of the Class Day Exercises, Class Oration by John Edwards Leonard, Poem by Charles Sibley Gage, Ode by Edward Jackson Lowell, Class Song, Class Day Officer list. The book is bound in cardboard, with cloth spine and corners. Inside front board has bubbling and former owner notation in pencil. Inside rear board and rear endpaper have light foxing. Last page and second to last endpaper has some foxing. Last ten pages and rear endpaper have a stain, decreases in severity toward the middle of the text block. Edges of boards are rubbed. Edges have a few bumps. Spine ends are bumped and frayed. Boards have heavy scuffs and light scratches. Text is clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket.

$14.95

Selected Addresses and Orations of William F. Vilas.

By Vilas, William F.

Madison (WI): William F. Vilas, 1912 "This is No. 70 of an edition of one hundred copies which have been printed for private distribution- Includes small card signed compliments of Author's Wife." Full leather cover. Moire satin end papers. Book has some light worm damage on the inner hinge. Foredge is foxed. Top edge of front board is rubbed. Lower edges of both boards have light shelfwear. Spine has a small surface tear and a couple scratches. Spine head has a small stain. Spine edges are lightly rubbed. Top and lower edge of the rear board are rubbed. Top panel of the slipcase has light damp staining. Spine panel has light damp staining. Rear panel has spotting. Slipcase and light scratches. Lower edge of rear panel has a couple small surface tears. Tips are rubbed. Text is clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Full-Leather. Very Good/Good Slipcase.

$29.95

Drummond's Addresses

By Drummond, Henry

Chicago: Homewood Publishing Company, 1902 155pp. Hinges are partially open. A couple of signatures have opened.The boards have soiling. Top edge of boards have a bump. Tips, spine ends and edges of boards are heavily rubbed. Spine heel has a small tear. Text is unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket.

$9.95