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Joseph Crukshank, Philadelphia: / 1794., 1792 pp. viii, 288; 60 + 12 (of 13?) folding engraved plates. Age stain. Original leather binding, lacking front board. **Early manuscript ownerships: 'This Book was purchased of Mr. William Irwin April 8th 1806 by Mr. John McAlister of Cumberland County State of Pennsylvania and presented by him to his son Hugh McAlister esquire of… Read more
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Printed by Salomon Myer, York (PA) for Mathew Carey, Philadelphia: ., 1798 191 p. Browned. Margins torn without loss on two leaves. Slight loss of a few numbers on pages 99/100. 16mo. 165 mm. Original full leather binding, worn. Front board detached. Title continues: 'Exhibiting at One View, the Amount of Value of any Number or Quantity of Goods or… Read more
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Printed by Salomon Myer, York (PA) for Mathew Carey, Philadelphia: ., 1798 191 p. Very mildly XLib. Lightly browned. Bold manuscript block letter ownership of Christian Reisht His Book Bought in The Year 1802 on first fly leaf, front edges chipped. This is probably an ownership for Christian Reist a Lancaster County, PA Mennonite. Small loss of a few numbers… Read more
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AN EXPLANATION OF THE MAP OF THE CITY AND LIBERTIES OF PHILADELPHIA.

by Reed, John.

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Published
1774
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Good
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Philadelphia : Printed for the authors, and sold by Mr. Nicholas Brooks, in Second-Street, between Market and Chesnut Streets:, 1774 pp. 24, [8], 23 (An Alphabetical List of the First Purchasers Names, With their Places of Abode &c. and Returns of Survey), [9]. The map was issued separately, and is not present here. Small 4to. 248 mm. Old page repairs.… Read more
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Automobile Trade Directory, New York: ., 1922 pp. 1039. Many ads and illustrations. Some color. Thick 8vo. 250 mm. Original publisher's red cloth binding. With the ownership stamp of the Engineering Society of York County, PA. Hardbound. Very Good. A great record of the American automobile supplies industry. It was called the 'Red Book' and was the standard reference for… Read more
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Buffalo Forge Company, Buffalo, NY: -1915., 1913 Approximately catalogs + one for Carrier. The details of the Carrier catalog are: CARRIER AIR WASHERS AND HUMIDIFIERS : APPLIED TO PUBLIC OFFICE AND INDUSTRIAL BUILDINGS : With notes on humidity. Carrier Air Conditioning Company of America. New York, NY: 1913. 128 p. Illustrated. 8vo. 230 mm. Crisp original wraps. Everything in a… Read more
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Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Co., Pittsburg: -1912. Approximately 65 Circulars in two original post bindings., 1907 Approximately 65 Circulars in two original cloth covered post bindings. Large 8vo. 265 mm. x 180 mm. Soiling on the first leaf of the first circular, but otherwise quite clean. Very Good. XLib. With the ownership stamp of the Engineering Society of York County,… Read more
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THE PRIVATE INSTRUCTOR, OR MATHEMATICS SIMPLIFIED.

by Mahan, Jason M.

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Published
1835
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Printed for the Author by Samuel Kling, Harrisburg: ., 1835 304 p. Pages 9 & 10 and 183 & 184 torn without loss. Foxed. Early manuscript ownership of Rudolph Wissler bought in the year 1836, price 75 cents. 16mo. 175 mm. Original full leather binding. Corners worn with loss. Original leather spine label. Title continues: 'Comprising Every Thing Necessary In… Read more
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W.A. Leary, Philadelphia: ., 1843 179 p. Very foxed. 24mo. 135 mm. Original leather spine over marbled covered boards, worn. Spine lettered and ruled in gold gilt. Hardbound. Good. Title continues: 'Containing A Rate Of Interest From One Dollar To Twelve Thousand, By The Single Day; With A Table Of Wages, And Board By The Week And Day.' These reckoners… Read more
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J. & W. Paul, Philadelphia: ., 1837 134 p. Foxed. Some signatures browned but not brittle. Early manuscript ownership of Elijah Clark, Jamestown, Lebanon Cty, PA May 19, 1841 on front paste down. 140 mm. Original leather spine over paper covered boards. Extremities mildly worn. Hardbound. Very Good. Title continues: 'In Dollars and Cents. With a variety of useful Tables.'… Read more
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Printed for the Author, Philadelphia: ., 1801 pp. (2) [of 4], lvii, 468, (28). Error in paging: pp. 381 misnumbered 383. Old damp stain. 8vo. 220 mm. Original Full calf binding; red morocco spine label with gilt-tooled title - 'Read's Digest.' Blind-tooled borders on both boards and blind-rules on spine. Binding rubbed. Early ownership of James Davidson. This is the… Read more
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(Printed by T.K.Collins & Co. for) Grigg & Elliot, Philadelphia: ., 1834 pp. (8), lxiii, (1) [Blank], (65)-493, (2) [Publisher's catalogue]. Brown and foxed. Bookplate of Corneille and Warren Rucker. Early manuscript ownerships of: Hon. S. Harris, September 2, 1835, Chapel Hill, NC; James O.L. Goggin, Lynchburg, VA, rear fly leaf. 8vo. 220 mm. Original full leather binding, rubbed. Original… Read more
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(Printed by T.K. & P.G. Collins for) Henry C. Baird, Philadelphia: ., 1852 pp. vii, (1), 214. Bookseller's label of Spangler's, Lancaster, PA on front paste down. Postal stamp of Elliottson, PA, Sep. 28 A.M. 1907 on front paste down and first fly leaf. Ruled in black throughout. 8vo. 200 mm. Original full cloth binding. Boards embossed in blind. Corners… Read more
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Printed and sold by A. & W. Blumer, Allentown, PA: ., 1834 134p. Foxed, dampstained and worn. Early manuscript ownership of Samuel Muffley, 1835, on front and rear paste downs. 24mo. 125 mm. Original leather spine over plain paper boards, very worn. Spine perished. Title continues: 'From one quarter of a cent to twelve dollars. In dollars and cents. With… Read more
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Hertel, Jenkins & Co. Boston & Chicago: 1907, 1907 698 p. Illustrated. 8vo. Decorative edges. Original leather backed boards binding. Front joint starting. Would look handsome on a shelf. This old guides make wonderful gifts. PA 53. Hardcover. Very Good.
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A POCKET DICTIONARY OF THE LAW OF BILLS OF EXCHANGE, PROMISSORY NOTES, BANK NOTES, CHECKS, ETC.

by Maxwell, John Irwing.

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Published
1808
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Fair
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(Printed by Fry and Kammerer for) William P. Farrand and Co., Philadelphia: ., 1808 pp. xv, (1)-251. Irregular pagination. Text lightly browned. Early manuscript ownership of Jao. Banks 1841 on title page. Another autograph ownership is not identified. 12mo. 185 mm. Original full roan leather binding, worn. Joints cracked, boards fragile. Spine very worn with loss. Nice small chain roll… Read more
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(Stereotyped by L. Johnson for) Charles Bell, Philadelphia: ., 1839 142 p. Ruled in black throughout. Foxed. Early manuscript ownerships of Adam Desenberger and manuscript practice receipt on front fly leaves, and other ms. notes. 12mo. 175 mm. Original leather spine over printed Yellow paper boards. Some staining, but still an interesting binding on a book that was of great… Read more
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FOURTH REPORT OF THE RECORD COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF BOSTON.

by Boston - Record Commissioners.

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Published
1880
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Rockwell & Churchill, City Printers, Boston: ., 1880 332 p. 8vo. 240 mm. XLib. Original full cloth binding. Important early Dorchester Town Records. Scarce. New England 5/6 / YORK HS. Hardcover.
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Rockwell & Churchill, City Printers, Boston: ., 1890 537 p. 8vo. 240 mm. XLib. Original full cloth binding; with the seal of Boston in gilt. The Bonds and Valuations for 1798 detail almost every dwelling and business in Boston, with the owners and occupiers named. For most properties the lot and house size is also given, as is the type… Read more
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FIFTH REPORT OF THE RECORD COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF BOSTON.

by Boston - Record Commissioners.

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Published
1880
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Rockwell & Churchill, City Printers, Boston: ., 1880 273 p. 8vo. 240 mm. XLib. Original printed printed boards binding. Hardbound. Good. Important bits of early Boston information from Nathaniel Bowditch's 'Gleaner'. Scarce. New England 5/6 / YORK HS. Hardcover.
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