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One Hundred-Year Biographical Directory: Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, 1837-1937. Bulletin Series 30, No. 5.

By Higley, Mary C. J. [Edt.]

South Hadley, MA: Published and compiled by the Alumnae Association of Mount Holyoke College. 1937. F First Edition. S Soft Cover. Very Good -. 713 pp, preface, abbreviations and explanatory notes, Historical Summary; Campus Buildings; Daughter Colleges; Sister College; Principals of the Seminary; Associat Principals; Presidents of Mount Holyoke Seminary and College; Presidents of Mount Holyoke College; Trustees of the Seminary and Colege; Officers of administration and Instruction; Mount Holyoke in Hartford; Presidents of the Memorandum Society; Presidents of the Alumnae Association; Alumnae Secretaries; Quarterly Editors; Honorary Graduates 1894-1937; Masters of Arts; Graduate and Special Students; Students 1837- 1937; Alumnae Relatives in the direst line; Geographical Index; Alphabetical Index of Students 1837-1937; Errata; Statestacle Tables; Officers of the Alumnae Association and Alumnae Clubs. First Printing, 1937. 1" closed tears corners spine wrapper with chip to bottom fore-edge wrappers and chips and tear to top edge title page. Some curled or dog- eared pages at beginning and end of text, else, Pristine Interior. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Soft Cover.


The Book of Signing: a Handbook for Words and Phrases

By Brown, Christopher

London: PRC Publishing Limited. 2004. F First Edition. H Pictorial Cover. As New. 368 pp, preface, 2 parts, index with color illustrations throughout. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Pictorial boardswith internal spiral binding.


An English-Turkish Dictionary

By Iz, Fahir and H. C. Hony

London: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1960. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Large 8vo. x (ii), 510 (2) pp, preface, Onsoz, abbeviations, The English-Turkish Dictionary. Inked inscription. Reprinted with corrections, 1960. Price clippd. Owner's ex libris plate on front pastedown with a "Not added by University of Michigan Library" stamp on ffep. A few tiny chips to top and bottom edge spine dj with a 3/4" chip to bottom edge spine at front panel, on ffep, else, Printine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine.


Self-Portrait of an Artist: From the Diaries and Memoirs of Lady Kennet

By Lady Scott, Kathleen

London: John Murray, 1949. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 8vo. 368 pp, list of b&w illustrations, Introduction by the Author; Autobiography; Diaries; index. First Edition, 1949. "Kathleen Scott, Baroness Kennet, (1878-1947) was a British sculptor. She was the wife of Antarctic explorer Captain Robert Falcon Scott and the mother of Sir Peter Scott, the painter and ornithologist. By her second marriage, to Edward Hilton Young, she became Baroness Kennet, and mother to the writer and politician Wayland Hilton Young." In mylar protector. Inked name on ffep. Only the slightest external wear with faintly foxed endpapers, and lightly age-toned text block edges. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Blue cloth with black lettering to spines.


Annotated bibliography of Afghanistan (Fourth Edition, Revised)

By Hanifi, M. Jamil

New Haven, CT: HRAF Press, 1982. Revised Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to. xv, 545 pp, note from the publisher, preface (1st through 4th editions), I. General Sources of Information and Reference Works; II. Geography; III. History; IV. Social Organizations (Character of Society, etc.); V. Social Evolution and Institutions; VI. Political Structure; VII. Economic Structure; VIII. Languages and Literature; IX, Art and Archaeology; index. This volume is a revision of the earlier bibliography by Donald N. Wilber which has appeared in three editions. Fourth Edition, 1990. "The sheer volume of material published on Afghanistan since the appearance of the third edition of the Annotated Bibliography of Afghanistan, as well as the need for technical and substantive adjustments in it,. led to the decision to publish an extensively revised and enlarged fourth edition rather than a supplement to the third one. The number of entries for the fourth edition has more than doubled. The titles which are in this edition appeared before January 1982." from the Preface to the Fourth Edition. Scarce Title. Only the very faintest external wear, else,. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Heavy card wrappers with black lettering to front board and spine.


A Dictionary of the English Language With Supplement

By Worcester, Joseph E.

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co.. 1883. H Full-Leather. Very Good -. lxviii, 1990 pp. b&w frontis with color plates, and containing over 12,500 new words and entries, and a vocabulary of synonymes of words in general use. 1883 Edition. Rubbed boards with some edge wear and some staining to panels. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Full leather with black title plates, gilt lettering, and raised ribs.


The Prussian Instructions: Rules for the Alphabetical Catalogs of the Prussian Libraries

By Osborn, Andrew D. (translator)

Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michican Press, 1938. First English Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Large 8vo. xxxix, 192 pp, foreword by Wm. W. Bishop, Translator's Introduction, Preface to the Second Edition; I. Instructions for the Entry of Titles in the Alphabetical Card Catalog: I. General Rules Concerning the Arrangement under Authors' Names or Real Titles; II. Arrangement under the Authors' Names; III. Arrangement under Real Titles; IV. Alphabetical Arrangement of Authors' Names and Real Titles; Appendixes: I. Examples; II. Scheme for th Transliteration of Foreign Alphafbets; III. Abbreviations for Techni;cal Bibliographical Expressions; IV. Introduction to the Detailed Description of Incunabula; ;V. Rules on the Use of Capital Letters; VI. Introduction to the Entry of Maps; index. Translated from the Second Edition, Authorized August 10, 1908, with an Introduction and Notes by Andrew D. Osborn. First English Edition, 1938. Only the very faintest edge wear, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Dark-red cloth with gilt lettering to spine.


Pictorial Encyclopedia of Furs: "from animal land to furtown"

By Samet, Arthur

New York: Arthur Samet. 1950. Revised Edition. H Hard Cover. Near Fine. 474 pp, prologue, foreword, acknowledgments, how this book can be profitable and helpful for every day "buying and selling" of furs, introductory theme, I. Fur and Hair of Animals of the Fur Trading Empire; II. Families of Hoofed Animals; III. Weasel Family; IV. Family of Canine Fur Bearers; V. Families of Gnawing Fur Bearers; VI. Bear and Raccoon Families; VII. Ct Tribe; VIII. Aquatic Fur Bearers -- Fin Footed; IX. Pouch Bearing Mammals; X. Family of Insect Eaters; XI. Tale of Tails; XII. Glances at the Fur Merchant in Action -- Seasonal Assortments -- Geographical Distribution of Furs; XIII. Wear and Common Sense Care of Furs; XIV. Appraising Furs for INsurance -- Alphabetical Review of Technical Expressions -- Scheme of Animal Classifications -- Alphabetical Listing of Fur Bears (Translated in five languages) -- Charts of Colors; XV. Trade Practice Rules for Fur Industry; index. Profusely illustrated with Pen and Ink Illustrations by Jules Halfant, and photographs of furs and skins selected by the author. Combined Volumes I, II and III: Completely Revised for 1950 Edition. "When we study the secrets of fur bearers, their development in their native habitat, we discover that these peculiarities are of paramount importance to their existence. These curious characteristics register obvious symptoms of their fur pelts which are immediately recognized by those who buy and sell furs intelligently. This pictorial reference is an attempt to reveal those symptoms which are so valuable in grading furs, and thus every reader might also have the opportunity to share some of that knowledge which experienced fur men acquired after many years of specialization." from the Introductory Theme. Minor edge wear, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Brown faux leather with gilt lettering to front board and spine, and brown marbled endpapers.


Die Werke Sven Hedins. Versuch eines vollstandigen Verzeichnisses. Bande I.

By Hess, Willy

Stockholm: Sven Hedins Stiftelse, 1962. Rebound Academic Journal. Hard Cover - Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Large 8vo. 131 (1) pp, color frontis, Vorwort; Einleitung; Zur Anlage des Werkverzeichnisses; Meine Quellen und Helfer; A. Originale Reisewerke; B. Volks- und Jugendschriften; C. jPolitische Schriften (Ohne die Vortrage); D ueber Grosse Manner und ihre Werke; E. Autobiographisches, Briefe; F. Gelegenheitsverse; G. Wissenschaftliche Werke und Karten; H. Prospekte, Eingaben, Gutachten, Rundschreiben & Dergleichen; I. Vortrage, Reden, Diskussionen; K. Beitrage zu Werken anderer Autoren; L. Arbeiten in geographisch-wissenschaftlichen Zeitschriften; M. Artikel in Tageszeitungen und Unterhaltungs-Blattern. Includes b&w illustrations throughout. Sven Hedin - Life and Letters, I. Text in German. First Edition, 1962. Ex libris plate of the well-regarded scholar George Kish on front pastedown. Lightly age-toned text block edges with pencilled references in the margins & adenda on rear f.e.p. else. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining or highlighting. Tan cloth with brown title plates and gilt lettering to spine, and marbled endpapers.