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An Audit of America

by Hunt, Edward Eyre

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Scraps of American History
Published
1930
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Fair
Edition
First edition, as stated
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$100.00

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New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1930. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 203 pages with index. The text is a summary of "Recent Economic Changes in the United States, The Report of the Committee on Recent Economic Changes of the President's Conference on Unemployment, Herbert Hoover, Chairman; including the reports of a special staff of The… Read more
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History of the Studebaker Corporation

by Erksine, Albert Russel

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Scraps of American History
Published
1918
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$50.00

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South Bend, Indiana, 1918. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 97 pages, illustrated with black and white drawings and photographs. Described as an edition written for the 3,000 stockholders, 12,000 dealers and 15,000 employees and friends. Text is printed in a yellow block on each page. White quarter cloth over brown boards, photo pastedown on front cover framed in… Read more
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Memos to the President

by Schultze, Charles L.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$15.00

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Washington DC: The Brookings Institution, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 334 pages with index; each page bordered with single line, illustrated with charts. Written as a series of memos to an imaginary president of the principles and policy issues that should be understood before macroeconomic policy judgments are made. Black cloth binding with silver titles on… Read more
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1968 Park East Bluebook

by Anonymous

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Scraps of American History
Published
1967
Condition
Good +
Edition
Second Annual Edition
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$15.00

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New York: Merchad Directories, Inc., 1967. Second Annual Edition. Vintage paperback. Good +/No jacket. 237 pages, illustrated with numerous advertisements and map of area covered by the directory. A phone book of businesses in the Park East section of Manhattan. Restaurants, travel, resorts, schools, shops and services. White and blue wraps with blue and white titles on front… Read more
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Business Barometers Used in the Accumulation of Money

by Babson, Roger W.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1921
Condition
Poor
Edition
Fifteenth Edition
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$50.00

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Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts: Babson Institute, Inc., 1921. Fifteenth Edition. Hardcover. Poor/No jacket. 436 pages, plus Appendix and Addenda, fold out charts present and appear to be in good condition. A guide to reading economic conditions for long term investments. Flexible red leatherette cover with gilt titles on front cover and spine. Cover in poor condition with large chips… Read more
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The Persuasive Manager

by Quick, Thomas L.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780801970740
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$8.00

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Radnor, Pennsylvania: Chilton Book Company, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 194 pages with index. A guide for anyone who wants to be more influential in a business setting. Red boards with gilt titles on spine. Gilt very bright, minimal wear to cover with a little spotting, corners and spine ends bumped a little, interior pages bright… Read more
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Understanding Economics (10 Booklet Set in Slip case)

by Madden, Carl H. (Director)

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Scraps of American History
Published
c. 1966
Condition
Good +
Edition
Not stated
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$18.00

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Washington DC: Chamber of Commerce of the United States, c. 1966. Not stated. Vintage paperback. Good +/No jacket. Ten paperback books in a hard cover case. Titles are 1. Why Economics? 2. Why Prices? 3. Productive Resources, 4. Money and Finance, 5. National Income, 6. Business Ups and Downs, 7. Government and the Economy, 8. International Economics, 9.… Read more
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The Reparation Plan

by Moulton, Harold G.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1924
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Good
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First edition, as stated
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$18.00

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New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1924. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 325 pages with index. Post World War I analysis of the German economy and suggestions to stabilize the currency. Black cloth binding with gilt titles and bands on spine. Cover a bit scuffed and spotted, light edge wear, a little bumping of corners and… Read more
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Everybody's Guide to the Law

by Belli, Melvin and Allen P. Wilkinson

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Scraps of American History
Published
1989
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition thus
ISBN
9780517686324
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$12.00

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New York: Gramercy Publishing Company, 1989. First edition thus. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 649 pages with index. Covers legal circumstances for many life situations. Black leatherette binding with quarter maroon leatherette, marbled end papers, gilt page edges. Front cover is a little bowed with crease and marks down leading side, some edge wear and spotting, corners and spine ends… Read more
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The American Agriculturist Law Book

by Corey, Henry B.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1886
Condition
Good
Edition
Not stated
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$18.00

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New York: American Agriculturist, 1886. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 404 pages, plus index. "Containing Plain, Practical Statements of the Laws relating to: Contracts, Debts, Personal Property, Partnerships, Agents, Common Carriers, Hired Help, Marriage, Parent and Child, Patents, Trade Marks, Insurance, Assignments, Shipping, Deeds, Wills, Mortgages, Leases, Landlord and Tenant, Executors, Administrators, Homesteads, Inheritance, with a Dictionary of… Read more
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Masonry and Concrete Construction

by Nolan, Ken

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Scraps of American History
Published
1982
Condition
Good
Edition
Not stated
ISBN
9780910460927
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$8.00

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Carlsbad, California: Craftsman Book Company, 1982. Not stated. Paperback. Good/No jacket. 220 pages with index plus advertisments, illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and diagrams. A comprehensive look at the art of building with masonry and concrete. Illustrated wraps with orange titles on front cover and spine. Reading crease in spine, some edge wear, light creases at… Read more
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Making the Grade

by Switzer, Maurice

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Scraps of American History
Published
1922
Condition
Fair
Edition
Not stated
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$10.00

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New York: Kelly-Springfield Tire Company, 1922. Not stated. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 92 pages. Inspirational essays with quotes. Gray boards with a white paper label on front cover, brown titles. Cover is stained and a little warped, light edge wear, bumping of corners and spine ends, spotting, end papers foxed, interior pages clean and lightly tanned, binding tight. Average… Read more
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Cyclopedia of Commercial and Business Anecdotes; Volume 1

by Kirkland, Frazar

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Scraps of American History
Published
1864
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$45.00

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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1864. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 387 pages, "embellished with portraits and illustrative cuts." Portraits are tissue protected. The subtitle pretty much says it all. Interesting to think that the concept of a business celebrity goes back so far. Pebbled rose binding with copper titles and decoration on front cover and spine.… Read more
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Business and Professional Speaking, Volume I, II, & III

by Sandford, William Phillips and Willard Hayes Yeager

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Scraps of American History
Published
1929
Condition
Fair
Edition
First edition
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$20.00

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Chicago: A W. Shaw, 1929. First edition. Original Cloth. Fair/No jacket . Three volume set on successful public speaking. Blue cloth binding with gilt lettering on spine. Covers are spotted and stained, light edge wear, gilt lettering faded, corners and spine ends bumped, interior pages tanned, former owner's address stamp on front free end papers.
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Casualty and Surety Coverages

by Bates, William H.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1927
Condition
Good
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$8.00

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Indianapolis, Indiana: The Rough Notes Co., 1927. Original Cloth. Good/fair. 137 pages plus table of contents. A sales manual for insurance agents. Full Title: Casualty and Surety Coverages and How to Sell Them by William H. Bates, published by The Rough Notes Company, Insurance Publishers, Indianapolis, Indiana, copyright 1927. Navy blue original cloth binding with gilt lettering on… Read more
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