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Round the World with 'Ho-Ho'

by B.J. Bryhn, T. Schyberg and O.T. Oestmoen

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Used - very good
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Hardcover
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London: Geoffrey Bles, 1953. Hardcover . Used - very good/Very good. Small 8vo. Square, tight and unmarked copy in unclipped, rubbed dj with tiny chips at extremities. Dj now protected in removable mylar.
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The History of England from the Accession of James the Second (Butler's Edition), Four volumes bound as one

by Thomas Babington Macaulay

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Used - very good
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Philadelphia: E.H. Butler & Co., 1857. Hardcover . Used - very good. Thick 8 vo., A square, tight and unmarked copy. Light foxing to text block, brown embossed covers showing wear at tips of spine, shallow gouge mark to top edge, scuffing to extremities. Now protected in removable mylar.
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Illusions, The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah
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Illusions, The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah

by Richard Bach

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Used - very good
Edition
First Printing stated
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780440043188
ISBN 10
0440043182
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New York: Delacorte Press, 1977. First Printing stated. Hardcover . Used - very good/Near very good. Square 8vo., top edge with faint spotting, inked initials, top corner FFE, in unclipped ($5.95) DJ with 4' crease to front flap. Now in removable protective mylar cover.
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Gettysburg: What to See, and How to See it

by John B. Bachelder

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Used - near very good
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9782811003074
ISBN 10
2811003070
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Boston: John C. Bachelder, Publisher, 1878. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 12mo; 148pp. The so-called 'seventh edition'. Bound after text is the seldom seen large foldout map. Map is complete, but being exceptionally fragile, most folds have been crudely mended with clear tape, some others split, and there are a few minor crease marks. Owner name, ffe. A square, tight copy with unmarked text. Green covers with light rubbing and a few tiny stains.
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My Own Words
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My Own Words

by Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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Used
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781501145247
ISBN 10
150114524X
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Simon & Schuster, October 2016. Hardcover . Used.
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Southern Italy and Sicily with Excursions to Sardinai, Malta, and Corfu: Handbook for Travellers

by Karl Baedeker

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Used - near very good
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Hardcover
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Leipzig, 1912. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 12mo; 508pp., foldout maps (apparently never used but one with 2' closed tear and one with 2 short faint crease impressions). A square, tight and unmarked copy with light rubbing/staining to covers, and spine just a bit age-toned).
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Le Nord-Ouest de La France: de la Frontiere Belge a la Loire Excepte Paris: Manuel de Voyageur

by Karl Baedeker

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Used - near very good
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Hardcover
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Leipzig/Paris, 1908. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 12mo; 476pp., fold-out maps (all in Fine condition). Text in French. Front hinge starting but binding square and tight overall. Covers lightly rubbed, shallow indentation to foredge of front cover, spine a bit dulled (gilt lettering still quite legible), and spine tips just slightly frayed.
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A Practical Method for Self Instruction on the Ukulele and Banjo Ukulele

by N. B. Bailey

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Used - good
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Paperback
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San Francisco: Sherman Clay & Co, 1914. Softcover . Used - good. 8vo; 38pp. Front cover and first page with a portion of foredge unevenly torn out, but no loss of text. A few crease marks but cover intact and text unmarked.
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First Impressions on A Tour Upon the Continent in the Summer of 1818, Through Parts of France, Italy, Switzerland, the Borders of Germany, and a Part of French Flanders

by Marianne Baillie

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Condition
Used - fair
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Hardcover
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London: John Murray, 1819. Hardcover . Used - fair. 8vo; 375pp. Textblock square and tight, needs new binding. 5 steel engraved plates, only the frontis is a bit dulled.
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Camps in the Rockies: Being a Narrative of Life on the Frontier, and Sport in the Rocky Mountains, with an Account of the Cattle Ranches of the West (new edition)

by Wm. A. Baillie-Grohman

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Used - near fine
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Hardcover
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1898. Hardcover . Used - near fine. 12mo; The so-called 'new edition.' Large, fold-out map at end of text in fine condition. Ffe at joint with 2 narrow sections that may have been bug-eaten. Top edge lightly stained, however, the covers are about as bright and fresh as any 19th century we have encountered. Dj now protected in removable mylar.
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Tobacco Leaves

by Bain, John Jr.

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Used - near very good
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Hardcover
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Boston: H. M. Caldwell Co., 1903. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 18mo; A square, tight copy with unmarked text. Some of the top edge gilt stained, the stain marks reaching into the textblock but not affecting the type. Two sm chips to rear free endpaper with floral design. Bookstore (Brentano's) label, rear pastedown. Full leather binding with gilt lettering. Gilt lettering and design on front panel is quite bright. The spine is darkened and there is generally mild wear to covers.
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The Laying of Cornerstones: Freemasonry's part in preserving the practice of one of the world's most ancient customs

by Ray Baker Harris

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Used - very good
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 13
9782811003043
ISBN 10
2811003045
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Washington D. C.: Supreme Council 33 Ancient & Accepted Scottish Rite, 1961. Softcover . Used - very good. 8vo; 55pp. Lightly rubbed and discolored covers, otherwise VG+
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Nicolai Fechin
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Nicolai Fechin

by Mary N. Balcomb

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Used - very good
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780873581400
ISBN 10
0873581407
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Flagstaff: Northland Press, 1975. Hardcover . Used - very good. Small 4to; <b>Limited Edition copy #1 of 150, signed by author and by artist's daughter Eya Fechin Branham. INCLUDES SCULPTURE, 'Carmelita' </b>which lacks it's wooden mount and brass plate. Full black leather covers faintly spotted and smudged in burnt sienna linen slipcase which is slightly faded.
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Les Vitraux du Choeur de la Cathedrale de Troyes (XIIIe Siecle). Corpus Vitrearum France-Volume II

by Elizabeth C. Pastan and Sylvie Balcon

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Used - very good
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9782735505999
ISBN 10
2735505995
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n.p.: CTHS Edition, 2006. Hardcover . Used - very good/Very good. sm folio; 539pp. Text in French. Laid in is, <b>'plan du choeur avec numerotation des baies'.</b> Other than 2 tiny nicks to dj extremities this copy appears 'like new', and the dj is now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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Little Man Little Man: A Story of Childhood

by Baldwin, James

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Condition
Used - Near Very Good
Edition
First American Printing stated
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: The Dial Press, 1976. First American Printing stated. Hardcover . Near Very Good/Near very good. A square, tight copy with unmarked text. Previous owner inscription, ffe. Although both the book and the dj have numerous superficial issues - light staining, faint creasing, etc. - they are well concealed by the busyness of the illustration on each. Dj clipped but price ($6.46) remains at bottom corner of flap. Dj now protected in removable mylar.
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The Day of Creation
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The Day of Creation

by J. G. Ballard

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  • First
Condition
Used - very good
Edition
First American stated
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780374135270
ISBN 10
0374135274
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New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1987. First American stated. Hardcover . Used - very good/Very good. 8vo. A square, tight, and unmarked copy. A 1/4' round dot of glue run-over on rear board between cloth and paper (binder's error). Unclipped dj, now protected in removable mylar.
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Form and Meaning in the History of the Book: Selected Essays
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Form and Meaning in the History of the Book: Selected Essays

by Nicolas Barker

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Used - fine
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780712347778
ISBN 10
0712347771
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London: The British Library, 2003. Hardcover . Used - fine/Fine. 8vo; 514pp. DJ now protected in a removable mylar cover. As a book dealer, I would love to see someone update the essay, 'The Aesthetic Investor's Guide to Current Literary Values: An Essay in Bibliometry' (1960). Maybe Michael Lewis (IMoneyball) can take this on!
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History of Codes and Ciphers in the U.S. During the Period Between World Wars: 1919-1929 (Cryptographic Series)

by Wayne G. Barker

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Condition
Used - near fine
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 13
9780894120398
ISBN 10
0894120395
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Laguna Hills: Aegean Park Press, June 1979. Softcover . Used - near fine. 8vo. Clean, tight, square copy.
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A Splendor of Letters: The Permanence of Books in an Impermanent World
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A Splendor of Letters: The Permanence of Books in an Impermanent World

by Nicholas A. Basbanes

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Used - near fine
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060082871
ISBN 10
0060082879
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New York: HarperCollins Publishers Inc., 2003. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover . Used - near fine/Fine. 8vo; 444pp. <b>First Edition, First Printing With '1' In Number Line</b>. Top foredge corner of front panel bumped, and rear foredge fold of dj with a very tiny nick, otherwise book is 'as new'. unclipped dj now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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A Call to the Unconverted to Turn and Live...

by Richard Baxter

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Used - fair
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Hardcover
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Northampton: S. & E. Butler, 1806. Hardcover . Used - fair. 32mo; Full leather. 242pp. A reading copy only. Binding is sqaure and tight but one gathering is loose (barely attached to cords) and PP 167, 237-240 are torn, with a few letters missing ( still, quite easy to determine the words). Covers are heavily scuffed but very secure.
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