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image of Moravian Seminary. Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, enters Its Third century of Educational Service. Two Hundred and Third Annual Session 1944-1945

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Bethlehem, PA: Moravian Seminary and College for Women, 1944. Introductory booklet for this women's college illustrated in black and white. Includes programs, activities and names of current pupils. Softcover, 32 pages. Covers worn with closed tears, pages age-toned but clean and unmarked. Real photo of four women (in their required uniforms) on a fire escape at the school in 1946.… Read more
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Biographical Notice of President Henry Morton, Ph.D. Of the Stevens Institute of Technology...on the Occasion of the Presentation...of a Portrait of President Morton, February 15, 1892

by Coleman Sellers and Albert R. Leeds

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1892
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New York: Printed by the Engineering Press, 1892. Biography and collection of lectures, including those on eclipses, sunlight and moonlight, optical illustions, visions and more, illustrated with black and white plates. Black cloth over beveled boards lettered and decorated in gilt, 138 pages. Light cover wear, mainly rubbing to the spine ends, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no… Read more
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image of A History of the Rise and Progress, and Present Condition of the Moravian Seminary for Young Ladies, at Bethlehem, Pa. With a Catalogue of Its Pupils 1785-1858

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1874. Second edition, revised and enlarged to incorporate the school's history to 1870. Handsomely bound in full dark brown morocco leather over beveled boards, gilt lettering and decoration in blind, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, presentation personalized bookplate inside front cover. Includes numerous full page engravings, mainly portraits and scenes at the school. Very good condition… Read more
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An Introductory Guide in Nature Study for Teacher and Pupil

by A. Flanagan Co., Publishers

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1894
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Chicago: A. Flanaga Co., 1894. Copyright 1894, this copy most likely from that period. Stresses that what the pupil discovers for himself is of the greatest value. Season by season instruction on natural history, including plants and animals, weather, very basic physics, etc. Includes reccomendation by grades from first to eighth. Softcover, stapled binding, 96 pages. Covers rubbed and soiled… Read more
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Selected Phrases in the Conton [Canton] Dialect Compiled

by Published Anonymously [Kwok Tsan Sang]

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Published
1930
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Canton, China: N.P., 1930. Title page dated 1930, first published circa 1888. Softcover, stapled binding, 64 pages. Covers age-dakened with some chipping to the spine, binding sound, pages age-toned but clean, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Cobb's Spelling Book, Being a Just Standard for Pronouncing the English Language...

by Cobb, Lyman

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1832
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Watertown, NY: Knowlton & Rice, 1832. Revised edition, 1832. Worn. Blue paper covered boards with calf leather spine, full page frontis engraving, about 6.75 inches tall. Covers worn, especially at the edges, some old insect damages to the covers and spine as well as the first few pages including a tiny portion of the frontis illustration (near the top). Hinges… Read more
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Educational Gymnastic Play for Little Folks

by Fanny L. Johnson and Jennie M. Colby

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1906
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Boston: Educational Publishing Company, 1906. First edition, 1906. Illustrated throughout with full page black and white photos of children demonstrating postures, movements and exercises. Physical fitness for young children incorporating play. Gray-green cloth with a black and white illustration mounted on the front cover, dark green lettering, promotional leaf for this book laid in loosely at the front. Some light… Read more
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Gaskell's Compendium of Forms, Educational, Social, Legal and Commercial...

by Gaskell, G. A.

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1883
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Chicago: Fairbanks, Palmer & Co., 1883. 26th edition, 1883. Hard to find in full leather. Thick volume, an extensive reference covering all kinds of forms and instruction in Victorian business and social etiquette. Full brown leather lettered and extensively decorated in gilt, all edges gilt, gilt tooled inner dentelles, patterned blue endpapers, frontis portrait of the author, other illustrations throughout,… Read more
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New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1877. First edition, 1877. Scarce. Comprehensive guide to Victorian era painting, exterior and interior, including preparation, types and characteristics of paints, graining and other surface treatment, best practices. Dark brown blind-stamped cloth with gilt front cover lettering, 6 inches tall, 70 pages. Not illustrated. Very good condiiton with very light rubs to corners and… Read more
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New Haven, CT: A. H. Maltby, 1833. Tenth edition, 1833. Full calf leather with red spine label. Front cover nearly detached (lower binder's cord still intact), other cover wear, text block sound, pages age-toned but clean, names in ink on front free endpaper, notes lightly written in pencil on rear free endpaper.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" -… Read more
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The National Preceptor: Or, Selections of Prose and Poetry...

by Olney, J.

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1835
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Hartford, CT: Goodwin & Co., Robinson & Pratt, 1835. Sixth edition, 1835. Includes"narrative, descriptive, argumentative, didactic, pathetic and humorous pieces" along with other material. Full brown leather with dark brown spine label, 336 pages. Covers worn at the extremities, binding sound, pages age-toned with old dampstaining to the first and last few pages, consistent light foxing, rear endpaper tattered, name… Read more
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The American Orator; or Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry, Comprehending a Diversity of Oratorical Specimens, of the Eloquence of Popular Assemblies...

by Cooke, Increase

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1811
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New Haven: Sidney's Press for Increase Cooke & Co., 1811. First edition, 1811. Very worn copy of this important book on the art of oratory. Includes excerpts from many speeches, prose and poetical pieces, and "a dissertation on oratorical delivery and the outlines of gesture". Worn condition, with a homemade dustjacket of sorts fashioned some time ago from calf… Read more
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Language Mixing in Infant Bilingualism: A Sociolinguistic Perspective (Oxford Linguistics)

by Lanza, Elizabeth

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2004
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U.S.A.: Oxford University Press, 2004. First edition, first printing. Softcover in fine condition, new and unused, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Language Education Policy: The Arab Minority in Israel (Language Policy)

by Amara, M.; Mar'i, Abd Al-Rahman

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2002
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U.S.A.: Springer Publishing Company, Inc., 2002. First edition, first printing. Hardcover in fine condition, new and unused, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The High School, New Britain, Connecticut 1850-1950

by Adams, Edith A.

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1950
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New Britain, CT: N.P., 1950. First edition, 1930. Illustrated with black and white photos. Red cloth with gilt spine lettering, no dustjacket, probably as issued. Light rubbing to the corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The New England Primer Improved

by S. Babcock

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1840
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New Haven, CT: S. Babcock, 1840. Undated, ca. 1840. Softcover, about 4.25 inches tall, woodcut frontis plus additional woodcuts. Covers and pages curled at the edges, some chipping to the cover edges, binding sound, pages clean with some expected light to moderate foxing, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Fair. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.
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The Morris Academy: Pioneer in Education

by Strong, Barbara Nolen

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1976
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Morris, CT: Morris Bicentennial Committee et al, 1976. First ediiton, 1976, #101 of an unknown edition size, with personalized inscription signed by the author on the half-title. Yellow cloth, map endpapers, no dustjacket, likely as printed. Some shelf soil to the covers and a very slight tilt to the binding when laid flat, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages,… Read more
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Ten Frenchmen of the Nineteenth Century

by Warren, F. M.

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Chautauqua, New York: The Chautauqua Press, 1904. Title page dated 1904. Chautaqua Reading Series. Rust colored cloth printed in black, black and white frontis, additional black and white plates, no dustjacket, likely as issued. Light rubbing to corners and spine ends, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. Includes essays on the following Frenchmen and their causes: Guizot,… Read more
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The States General (From The Story of a Peasant)

by Erckmann-Chantrain

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1904
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Chautauqua, New York: The Chautauqua Press, 1904. Title page dated 1904. Chautaqua Reading Series. Rust colored cloth printed in black, black and white frontis, no dustjacket, likely as issued. Light rubbing to corners and spine ends, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Goslings: A Study of the American Schools

by Sinclair, Upton

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1924
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Pasadena, CA: Upton Sinclair, 1924. Stated first edition, January 1924. Expose on the American education system and industry. Brick red pictorial cloth printed in black, no dustjacket, possibly as issued. Very good condition with good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with slightly age-yellowed but clean pages, front endpapers darkened from exposure to an old newspaper clipping, no names or… Read more
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