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Ripley's Believe it or Not! (Complete and Unabridged).

By Robert Ripley.

New York, NY Pocket Books, 1941. Paperback First Edition Thus (1941), Third Printing (1941). Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: very slight spine lean; light wear to the extremities; faint sunning to the background fields of the backstrip; faint stress creases to the bottom edge of both panels; very mild rubbing and faint soiling to wrapper covers; the clear plastic "onion skin" is partially peeled off, but it has done its job and kept the covers very clean; the binding is secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing several minor flaws. Not far from 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (6.5 x 4.25 x 0.7 inches). xxii, 226 pages. Liberally illustrated with drawings in black & white. Language: English. Weight: 6.5 ounces. Pocket Books 96. First Edition Thus (1941), Third Printing (1941). Mass Market Paperback.

$11.96

United States Post Offices, Volume IV: The Northeast.

By Richard W. Helbock.

Scapoose, OR La Posta Publications, 2001. Paperback First Edition (2001), so stated. Twenty-Four pages show SOME ENTRIES HI-LIGHTED. Else, Very Good+ in Wraps: shows very light wear to the extremities; a small indentation in the wrapper cover at the lower front panel; some very faint stress creasing along the outside edge of the front panel; the binding is ever so slightly cocked, but remains secure. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome close-to-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the very mildest wear and of course the hi-lighting. Bright and clean. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.5 x 0.65 inches). 288 pages. Language: English. Weight: 12.2 ounces. First Edition (2001), so stated.Paperback. A complete listing of all Post Offices operating in the area, including: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont. This book is intended to meet the needs of those in the postal history community who have been in search of a publication which contains the name, county and state location, dates of operation, and S/I value for each and every independent post office ever to be operated is said states. The text consists of a short history, a detailed explanation of the elements and format used in the region wide listing, and a bibliography which will assist readers seeking additional information. The main body of the book features an alphabetical listing of all post offices known to have operated within the region.

$9.41

United States Post Offices, Volume IV: The Northeast.

By Richard W. Helbock.

Scapoose, OR La Posta Publications, 2001. Paperback First Edition (2001), so stated. First Edition (2001), so stated. Fine in Wraps: flawless; still in shrinkwrap; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels; Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome like-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing no flaws. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. Virtually "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.5 x 0.65 inches). 288 pages. Language: English. Weight: 12.2 ounces. Paperback. A complete listing of all Post Offices operating in the area, including: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont. This book is intended to meet the needs of those in the postal history community who have been in search of a publication which contains the name, county and state location, dates of operation, and S/I value for each and every independent post office ever to be operated is said states. The text consists of a short history, a detailed explanation of the elements and format used in the region wide listing, and a bibliography which will assist readers seeking additional information. The main body of the book features an alphabetical listing of all post offices known to have operated within the region.

$44.10

United States Post Offices, Volume V: The Ohio Valley.

By Richard W. Helbock.

Scapoose, OR La Posta Publications, 2002. Perfect Paperback First Edition (2002), so stated. First Edition (2002), so stated. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome like-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing no flaws. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.5 x 0.45 inches). 204 pages. Language: English. Weight: 8 ounces. Paperback. A complete listing of all Post Offices operating in Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky. This book is intended to meet the needs of those in the postal history community who have been in search of a publication which contains the name, county and state location, dates of operation, and S/I value for each and every independent post office ever to be operated is said states. The text consists of a short history, a detailed explanation of the elements and format used in the region wide listing, and a bibliography which will assist readers seeking additional information. The main body of the book features an alphabetical listing of all post offices known to have operated within the region.

$58.80

United States Post Offices, Volume II: The Great Plains.

By Richard W. Helbock.

Lake Oswego, OR La Posta Publications, 1998. Perfect Paperback First Edition (1998), so stated. First Edition (1998), so stated. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows some small faint smudges to the bottom edge of the text block; else flawless; the binding is square and remains secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the very mildest wear and an unobtrusive flaw. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. Virtually "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.5 x 0.5 inches). 238 pages. Language: English. Weight: 10 ounces. Paperback. A complete listing of all Post Offices operating in North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. This book is intended to meet the needs of those in the postal history community who have been in search of a publication which contains the name, county and state location, dates of operation, and S/I value for each and every independent post office ever to be operated is said states. The text consists of a short history, a detailed explanation of the elements and format used in the region wide listing, and a bibliography which will assist readers seeking additional information. The main body of the book features an alphabetical listing of all post offices known to have operated within the region.

$24.50

United States Post Offices, Volume III: The Upper Midwest.

By Richard W. Helbock.

Lake Oswego, OR La Posta Publications, 1999. Paperback First Edition (1999), so stated. First Edition (1999), so stated. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows just a hint of wear to the outside edges of the panels; a tiny scratch at the top of the rear hinge; a small, very light stain at the fore-edge; the binding is ever so slightly cocked; else flawless; the binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing very mild wear and a couple of unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. Very close to "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.5 x 0.55 inches). 264 pages. Language: English. Weight: 11.1 ounces. Paperback. A complete listing of all Post Offices operating in Minnesota, Michigan, Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin. This book is intended to meet the needs of those in the postal history community who have been in search of a publication which contains the name, county and state location, dates of operation, and S/I value for each and every independent post office ever to be operated is said states. The text consists of a short history, a detailed explanation of the elements and format used in the region wide listing, and a bibliography which will assist readers seeking additional information. The main body of the book features an alphabetical listing of all post offices known to have operated within the region.

$63.70

United States Post Offices, Volume VI: The Mid-Atlantic.

By Richard W. Helbock.

Scapoose, OR La Posta Publications, 2004. Perfect Paperback First Edition (2004), so stated. First Edition (2004), so stated. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows sparse, very faint smudges to the outside edges of the text block; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very close-to-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing no wear, but some unobtrusive cosmetic flaws. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. Virtually "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.5 x 0.6 inches). 270 pages. Language: English. Weight: 11.4 ounces. Paperback. A complete listing of all Post Offices operating in Delaware, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina and The District of Columbia. This book is intended to meet the needs of those in the postal history community who have been in search of a publication which contains the name, county and state location, dates of operation, and S/I value for each and every independent post office ever to be operated is said states. The text consists of a short history, a detailed explanation of the elements and format used in the region wide listing, and a bibliography which will assist readers seeking additional information. The main body of the book features an alphabetical listing of all post offices known to have operated within the region.

$49.00

United States Post Offices, Volume I: The West.

By Richard W. Helbock.

Lake Oswego, OR La Posta Publications, 1998. Perfect Paperback Second Edition (1998). First published in 1993 as "Western Post Offices". Second Edition (1998). Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows very mild rubbing to the panels; a single page is slightly bent, but not overtly creased, at the upper corner tip; else flawless; the binding is square and remains secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the very mildest wear and an unobtrusive flaw. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. Virtually "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.5 x 0.5 inches). 222 pages. Language: English. Weight: 9.5 ounces. First published in 1993 as "Western Post Offices". Paperback. A complete listing of all Post Offices operating in Montana, Wyoming, Utah, New Mexico and states West of them, including Alaska, but not Hawaii. This book is intended to meet the needs of those in the postal history community who have been in search of a publication which contains the name, county and state location, dates of operation, and S/I value for each and every independent post office ever to be operated is said states. The text consists of a short history, a detailed explanation of the elements and format used in the region wide listing, and a bibliography which will assist readers seeking additional information. The main body of the book features an alphabetical listing of all post offices known to have operated within the region.

$73.50

Synonyms Discriminated: A Dictionary of Synonymous Words in the English Language, Illustrated with Quotations from Standard Writers.

By Charles John Smith.

New York, NY Henry Holt , 1894. Hardcover Fifth Edition (1894), with the Author's Latest Corrections and Additions. . Good+ to Very Good-: Shows moderate use: considerable wear to the extremities; moderate rubbing to the panels; several former owner's names and address information at the front endpapers; the binding is square and remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. A sturdy, moderately used copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing some wear and minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.65 x 5.25 x 1.65 inches). vi, 781 pages. Edited by Rev. H. Percy Smith. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 11 ounces. Fifth Edition (1894), with the Author's Latest Corrections and Additions. .

$63.70

10,000 Words Often Mispronounced.

By William Henry P. Phyfe.

New York, NY G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1906. Hardcover Fourth Edition (1906); Revised and Enlarged. Fourth Edition (1906); Revised and Enlarged. Very Good: shows light wear to extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; slight darkening to the backstrip (the titles remain legible, but are less so due to the darkening); dustdulling and sparse foxing at the top edge; faint overall soiling; the former owner's not unattractive bookplate at the front pastedown endpaper and the same owner's name and date inscribed in lovely florid hand and dated at the front free endpaper. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor flaws. Would make a handsome reading copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 16mo. (6.6 x 4.45 x 1.15 inches). 660 pages. Olive cloth over boards with black titles at the front panel and backstrip and red designs at the front panel. Language: English. Weight: 16.6 ounces. A revised and enlarged edition of "7000 Words Often Mispronounced," with a Supplement of 3000 additional words. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'. A complete hand-book of difficulties in English pronunciation.

$24.50

The Book of Ages: Who Did What When?

By Desmond Morris.

New York, NY Penguin Books, 1985. Paperback First Edition Thus (1985), not directly stated, but implied by the absence of any subsequent printings cited. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; the binding leans ever so slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the covers. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of minor, unobtrusive flaws. Remains close to 'As New'. REMAINDER, showing marks at the bottom edge of the text block. NOT a Book-Club or Ex-Library. 4to. (10.65 x 7.55 x 0.55 inches). 200 pages. Language: English. Weight: 16.8 ounces. First Edition Thus (1985), not directly stated, but implied by the absence of any subsequent printings cited. Trade Paperback.

$3.26

20,000 Biografias Breves.

By Eduardo Cárdenas.

Hanover, PA Libros de America, 1963. Hardcover Very Good+: shows very light shelving wear to the lower extremities and the mildest rubbing to the panels; a small thumb-nail crack in the fabric near the head of the backstrip; the text pages have tanned considerably, due to aging; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome lightly-used copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only the mildest wear and a couple of minor flaws. Remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. the clear vinyl plastic DJ shows mild rubbing, scant loss to chipping at the head of the backstrip. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.65 x 1.65 inches). 895 pages. Red cloth over boards with gilt titles at the front panel and backstrip. Language: Spanish. Weight: 1 pound, 14.4 ounces. Hardback: clear vinyl plastic DJ. While this is not a terribly large book, due to its weight, it will require a higher shipping charge for priority domestic and international orders than for most books. Customers requesting priority shipment and international orders should expect shipping charges which will reflect the actual shipping charges to ship this book to your destination. We' won't gouge you; but will charge actual cost plus the usual few cents to cover packaging costs.

$49.00

Webster's New International Dictionary of the English Language India Paper & Thumb Index(Second Edition Unabridged).

By William Allan Neilson, (Editor in Chief) with Thomas A. Knott, (General Editor) and Paul W. Carhart, (Managing Editor).

Springfield, MA G. & C. Merriam Company, Publishers, 1943. Hardcover Second Edition [1943], Revised & Enlarged. Good: Shows significant indications of use: Some outlines of cellophane tape at the front endpapers where newspaper articles or such must have been affixed (these have been removed); much creasing, buckling and edgewear to the endpapers, but all are present and at least functional. Moderate wear to the extremities, with the underlying board visible at the front corner tip and considerable rubbing and mottling to the panels and backstrip; a small red stain at the lower front panel; foxing to the outside edges. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Shows some flaws, but none of them is serious; remains a sturdy, presentable reading copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Folio (12.25 x 9.75 x 3 inches). 3210 pages. Numerous Full-Page color plate illustrations. Pronoucing Gazeteer, or Geographical Dictionary. Pronouncing Biographical Dictionary. Language: English. Weight: Tan toward Olive buckram over boards. Gilt titles at the backstrip and and gilt lettering within a circle on front panel. New Words Section Copyright 1939. Second Edition [1943], Revised & Enlarged. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$166.60

Tu Dien Toan Hoc Anh Viet (English-Vietnamese Mathematics Dictionary).

Paperback Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to extremities; mildest rubbing. Binding square and secure; text clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.25 x 5.4 x 0.7 inches). 364 pages. Weight: 13.5 ounces. No publisher, place of publication or year of publication provided. Academic Press Paperback.

$49.00

Common Abbreviations in Clinical Medicine.

By Kai Haber .

New York, NY Raven Press, 1988. Paperback First Edition [1988]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. First Edition [1988]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; the binding square and secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (6.85 x 4.5 x 0.5 inches). 227 pages. Weight: 6.8 ounces. Paperback: Heavy Cardstock Wraps.

$9.41

Dictionary of Oriental Literatures (Three Volume Boxed Set).
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Dictionary of Oriental Literatures (Three Volume Boxed Set).

By Jaroslav Prusek and Zbigniew Slupski, (Editors).

New York, NY Basic Books, 1974. Hardcover First Edition [1974], so stated. Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: The Books show just a hint of wear at the heel of the backstripp the bindings are square and secure; the texts are clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, marks, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. The DJs show the faintest wrinkling at the heel of the backstrips; unclipped; mylar-protected. Virtually 'As New'. The slipcase shows light wear to the outside edges and some rubbing (Very Good+). Overall Near Fine. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.5 x 1 inches). 630 pages. 4 pounds, 2.6 ounces. First Edition [1974], so stated. Hardbacks with DJs in Slipcase.

$39.20

Chats on Old Glass.
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Chats on Old Glass.

By Robert Alexander Robertson.

New York, NY Dover Publications, 1969. Paperback First Edition [1969]; Republication with Revisions and Expanded Material of the book first published in 1954. First Edition in this form[1969]. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to extremities; mildest rubbing. Back Strip very lightly sunned, but the titles thereon remain bold and clearly legible; Binding square and secure; text clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. 167pp. Revised, with a New Chapter on American Glass by Kenneth M. Wilson, Curator, The Corning Museum of Glass. Republication with Revisions and Expanded Material of the book first published in 1954. Trade Paperback.

$9.41

Twentieth Century Culture: A Biographical Companion.

By Alan Bullock and R.B. Woodings, with the Assistance of John Cumming.

New York, NY Harper & Row, 1983. Hardcover First Edition [1983]; First Printing indicated. First Edition [1983]; First Printing indicated. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ: Both book and DJ show indications of very careful use. The Book shows just a touch of shelving wear to the lower extremities; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. The DJ shows only a touch of wear: mild rubbing; the price has been clipped; mylar-protected. Overall, remains structurally sound and tightly bound, showing minimal wear and in a handsome DJ. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. 865pp. Hardback with DJ.

$4.51

The Navajo Atlas: Environments, Resources, Peoples, and History of the Dine Bikeyah.
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The Navajo Atlas: Environments, Resources, Peoples, and History of the Dine Bikeyah.

By James Marion Goodman.

Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press, 1982. Paperback First Edition USA [1982],Third Printing {1989]. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the mildest rubbing and the binding shows barely discernible lean, while remaining perfectl secure; the text is clean. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Folio. 109pp. Civilization of the American Indian Series, Volume 157. First Edition USA [1982],Third Printing {1989]. University Press Paperback.

$14.70

American Oxford Dictionary.

By F.G. Fowler and H.W. Fowler.

New York, NY Albert & Charles Boni, 1931. Hardcover Very Good: shows light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing; very slight spine lean; faint soiling to the outside edges; former owner's name inscribed in ink at the front pastedown endpaper; the pages have tanned a bit with age. The binding is secure; the text is clean. Despite some minor flaws, remains structurally sound and tightly bound: a clean, sturdy, presentable copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Small 8vo. 1029pp. American Edition Revised by George van Santvoord. Boni Books Edition; Third Printing Thus [1932]. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$34.30

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