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Elasticity. Theory and applications.
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Elasticity. Theory and applications.

by SAADA, Adel. S.

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008017972x
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New York: Pergamon Press, [1974]. Thick 8vo. xiv, [2], 643, [1] pp. Text figures, diagrams. Red cloth, gilt lettrng (slght bmpng to crnrs, ex-lib mrkngs on title), w/ d.j. (mnr rubbng, mnr sunng to spine), still G/VG-, w/ additional preface laid-in, from library of mathematician & physicist, John A. Simmons. First edition of this scarce work on elasticity, covering linear theory, matrix notation, tensors, and more.
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1924-1933. Twenty-nine vols. 8vo. [Approx. 11,000 pp (all vols. separately paginated)]. Each vol. w/ frontisp., over 120 plates in the set. Uniformly bound in burgundy ribbed publisher’s cloth, gilt lettering & device of sailing ship on spines, t.e.g. (some minor shelfwear, rubbing, couple vols. w/ very minor bumping to couple corners), still a VG bright set. First Definitive Edition, published contemporaneously as the Autograph edition, beginning in 1924. After the tremendous success following the publishing of Scaramouche in 1921 by Houghton, and subsequent swashbucklers such as Captain Blood, and The Sea-Hawk, the publisher decided to capitalize on the fame of Sabatini (1875-1950) by publishing all of his writings beginning with 14 volumes in 1924, and then between 1 and 6 volumes a year for the next decade, eventually reaching 34 volumes in total. Some of the best artists of the period contributed illustrations including N.C. Wyeth, H.M. Brock, Harold M. Brett, C.E.… Read more
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The shame of Motley. With a new introduction by Gail L. Anderson. . . [The historical romances of Rafael Sabatini].

by SABATINI, Rafael.

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[La Center]: Spirit Lake Press, [2002]. 8vo. [14], 286 pp. Colour-illust. softcvrs (slght bmpng to 1 crnr), NF. First Spirit Lake Press edition of this scarce historical fiction set against the backdrop of the Italy of Cesare Borgia.
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Scaramouche. A romance of the French Revolution.

by SABATINI, Rafael.

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, [c. 1921 (1964)]. 8vo. vi, 392 pp. Orange cloth, red lettering (edgewear, ghosting on covers from old tape residue, ex-lib markings on endpapers), w/ d.j. (minor shelfwear, ex-lib label remnants on spine), G-/G- copy. Twenty-eighth printing of this rousing swashbuckler set against backdrop of the French Revolution.
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Captain Blood. His odyssey.

by SABATINI, Rafael.

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New York: P.F. Collier, [c. 1936 (ca. 1940)]. 8vo. [4], 240 pp. Purple embssd cloth, gilt lettrng (rubbng, soilng, creasng to textblk), G-. Reprint edition of one of Sabatini’s famous tales, and of course our favorite pirate.
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The gamester.

by SABATINI, Rafael.

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Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1949. 8vo. x, 310 pp. Green cloth, red lettering on front cover & spine (minor shelfwear), w/ d.j. cover art by John Alan Maxwell (minor edgewear, creasing, slight sunning to spine), still NF/VG- copy, w/ former ownership signature on ffep. First edition, early printing, of Sabatini’s last novel set against the backdrop of John Law, and his founding of the Banque Generale, and finally the Mississippi Bubble.
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[Porter’s cowboy catalog no. 30: for the summer of 1939 and the winter of 1939 & 1940].

by [SADDLE -- CATALOGUE]. [PORTER, Harold].

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Phoenix, AZ: N. Porter Company, 1939. 4to. 104 pp. 100s of text illusts, some photo illustrations, many printed in sepia. Green-printed softcovers, lozenge photo illust. on front cover of saddled horses, black lettering (minor shelfwear, creasing), still VG copy, w/ laid-in promotion and price-list for Karl’s Saddle & Silversmith Co. in Seattle, WA. First edition of this well-illustrated saddle and tack catalogue from one of the most important makers of western harness and saddlery in the world during the 1930s and 1940s. Founded in 1875 in West Texas, the company opened a shop in Phoenix, AZ around 1898, and even set up a shop for a time in the Washington Territory in 1888. The company became well known for their quality saddles and gun leather, and built and presented the trophy saddle to Lee Anderson in the late 1920s at the Tucson Rodeo which would serve as the predecessor to the modern roping saddle. This excellent catalogue illustrates the offerings of the famed firm of western gear and horse… Read more
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Business book-keeping and practice. A new work that presents an old subject in a new way presenting the theory of accounts by the inductive method and illustrating the principles of bookkeeping. . . .

by SADLER, W.H. & ROWE, H.M.

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Baltimore, MD: Sadler-Rowe Co., 1899. Folio. 199, [3] pp. Many leaves printed in red & black with ledger paper samples, text illustrations, diagrams. Black embossed cloth, gilt lettering on front cover (rubbed & worn, wear to corners), still VG- copy, w/ ownership inscription verso of ffep. of Nellie Perkins [McCormick] (1882-1974), w/ two Remington Standard Typewriter blotter advertisements laid-in. Later printing of this practical and important Victorian manual for bookkeeping at the end of the 19th century. Nellie Perkins McCormic became the secretary and records keeper for the St. Helens Lumber Company, a expanding firm built by Hamlin and Charles McCormick in St. Helens, Oregon, which in the early 20th century was processing over 400,000 feet of lumber every 16 hours. This influential family also built many of the buildings in downtown St. Helens, along with the historic family home on 2nd Street above the town. See: History of the Columbia River Valley from the Dalles to the Sea, III, pp. 75-76.
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Americas quilts and coverlets.
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Americas quilts and coverlets.

by SAFFORD, Carleton L. & BISHOP, Robert.

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9780517143919
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0517143917
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New York: Bonanza Books, [1985]. 4to. 313, [1] pp. Colour-frntsp., 121 colour plates, 472 blk & wht illusts. Blue boards, gilt lettrng, w/ d.j. (mnr shlfwr, rubbng), NF/VG-, w/ frmr ownrshp signature on endpapers. First Bonanzaedition of this wonderfully illustrated history of American quilting and folk art.
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System identification.

by SAGE, Andrew P. & MELSA, James L.

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New York: Academic Press, 1971. 8vo. xi, [5], 221 pp., plus 3 pp. publ. ads. Tables, diagrams. Red cloth, gilt lettrng (vry mnr shlfwr, slght scuffng), VG, from library of mathematician & physicist, John Simmons. First edition of this title from the Mathematics in Science and Engineering Series, Vol. 80.
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Civilization before Greece and Rome.
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Civilization before Greece and Rome.

by SAGGS, H.W.F.

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9780300044409
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0300044402
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New Haven: Yale Univ. Press, [1989]. 8vo. [10], 322 pp. Maps, photos. Black cloth, gilt lettrng, w/ d.j. NF/NF. Reprint edition of this wide ranging survey of the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Crete, Syria, Anatolia, Iran, and the Indus Valley.
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Magic of trees and stones. Secrets of Japanese gardening.

by SAITO, Katsuo & WADA, Sadaji.

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New York & Tokyo: JPT Book Co., [1964]. Folio. xv, [1], [17]-282 pp. Over 200 photos, illusts., maps, diagrams. White & brown cloth, red & white lettrng frnt cvr, w/ d.j. F/F, preserved in slipcase. Second printing of this scarce and desirable work.
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The short stories of. . . Complete with an introduction by Christopher Morley.

by SAKI (MUNRO, H.H.)

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New York: Viking Press, 1942. Thick 12mo. xiii, [1], 718 pp. Blue cloth, gilt lettrng, w/ d.j. (mnr shlfwr, chppng & clsd tear hd of spine), VG/VG-. Early printing of these 135 stories by the noted English humorist and novelist.
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Dictionary of tools used in the woodworking and allied trades, c. 1700-1970. Foreward by Joseph...
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Dictionary of tools used in the woodworking and allied trades, c. 1700-1970. Foreward by Joseph Needham.

by SALAMAN, R.A.

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9780684145358
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0684145359
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New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, [1977]. Thick 4to. 545, [1] pp. 740 text illusts. & diagrams. Black cloth, gilt lettrng, w/ d.j. NF/NF. First edition, 2nd printing of this immensely informative reference book describing every tool used in the woodworking trades from the 18th through the 20th century, explaining their purpose, as well as recording the allied activities of sailmaking and rigging which also used similar tools.
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The history of prints and printmaking from Durer to Picasso. A guide to collecting.
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The history of prints and printmaking from Durer to Picasso. A guide to collecting.

by SALAMON, Ferdinando.

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9780070544604
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0070544603
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New York: American Heritage Press, McGraw-Hill Book Co., [1972]. Folio. viii, 303, [1] pp. Frontisp., 100s of illusts. & plates (many in colour). Black cloth, gilt lettering (minor shelfwear), w/ d.j. (minor bumping head of spine, edgewear, price-clipped), VG/VG- copy. First edition.
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East Hartford, CT & New York: The Fuller Brush Co.; Transfilm Inc., [1962]. Sales Kit. 16mo. [16 pp (unpaginated).], photo illustrations, printed in red & black, self-printed softcovers -- 3 copies (minor rippling, edgewear); Oblong 12mo. 2 pp. thick card stock printed both sides, minor edgewear; 4to. [10 pp (unpaginated).], mimeographed & stapled - 2 copies; 8vo. [4 pp (unpaginated).], printed as bifolium (edgewear, creasing, couple small closed tears); 4to. [2], 4, [6] pp., mimeographed, stapled at spine, one replacement order form cropped from booklet; Folio. [2 pp.] printed as tables, order forms, center creases, edgewear; Viewlax projector, multi-speed turntable, 1 vinyl LP some scuffing, scratches, preserved in naugahyde salesman sample case sized 18.25 x 15.25 x 5 in., clasps and handle still intact, w/ roll down portable screen in the lid, pockets, additional lamp, 1 film can, and electrical cord. The cord and connections would have to be checked, as well as the tube capacitors in both… Read more
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Bambi’s children. The story of a forest family. Translation by Berthold Fles, edited by R. Sugden Tilley. Illustrated by Erna Pinner.

by SALTEN, Felix.

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1939]. 8vo. 315, [1] pp. Illust. half-title, numerous text illusts. Green cloth, black lettering (slight shelfwear), w/ d.j. cover art by Pinner (couple minor closed tears, minor edgewear), still NF/VG- copy, w/ former ownership inscription on front pastedown. First Grosset edition, of this charming sequel to the classic work about the lives of Bambi’s children, the twin fauns, Geno and Gurri, and retaining the original design and artwork of the Bobbs-Merrill first edition.
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United Utilities. [International silver Co. makes original Rogers Silver Plate; Newest Sovereign Rugs; Bird Armorlite; United Air King Air Conditioned mattress; Longines-Wittnauer Watches; Genuine Esmond Blanket. . . salesman sample catalogue].

by [SAMPLE CATALOGUE]. FELDMAN, Charles, FELDMAN, David M., POKIN, Charles & FELDMAN, Theodore Maxwell.

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[Worcester, Fall River & Boston, MA]: United Utilities, [1942]. 4to. [4]; [4]; [2]; [2] pp. [25 leaves]; [4]; [4]; [6]; [6]; [4]; [4] pp (unpaginated). Photo illustrations, colour illustrations, colour plates, 1 large Bird Armorlite “linoleum” rug sample, 3 label & ticking samples for mattress; 7 Esmond Blanket Jacquard Blankets, with 1 very large folding sample. Preserved in original limp brown faux leather 22-ring Trussell binder, yapp edges, rounded corners (some edgewear, rubbing, occasional interior closed tears, a couple leaves w/ fraying, slight offsetting to 1 sample), still VG copy, preserving the original Typed Pricelist dated 1942. First edition, thus, of this World War II Home Front sales catalogue for silver, small appliances, watches, mattresses, and floor coverings from this small Massachusetts retailer. The center section includes many colour plates with exceptional Art Deco designs of the Armorlite linoleum rugs sold by the company. Throughout the early 20th-Century linoleum… Read more
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The “Book” of progress 1939.

by [PAPER SAMPLE CATALOGUE].

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[Roaring Springs, PA]: D.M. Bare Paper Co., 1939. 8vo. [28 leaves (unnumbered)]. With 1 colour litho plate, numerous black & white lithograph illustrations, text illustrations on each of the sample leaves, 27 with caption specifying type of paper, finish, and typeface style on verso. Colour-printed blue boards, Art Deco white lettering & motif on front cover, plastic comb binding for samples by the Brewer-Cantelmo Co. of New York, Fine copy, preserved in original publisher’s box. First edition of this scarce paper sample catalogue promoting the D.M. Bare Paper Company products at the New York World’s Fair, which intended the visitors to look at the World of Tomorrow. The beautiful colour plate reproduces the posters for the Exposition, featuring the Trylon, Perisphere, and Helicline, which were the landmark monumental buildings for the Fair. This sample catalogue extolls the virtues of the Bare Company book papers as dependable, and with uniform high quality. The samples in different weights… Read more
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Normandy vellum: a specimen book showing many designs, illustrations and typographic effects on this adaptable paper imported from France.

by [PAPER SAMPLE CATALOGUE].

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New York: Japan Paper Company, 109 East 31st St., [1927]. 8vo. [44 pp (unpaginated).] Decorative borders, rubricated initials, head-pieces, tail-pieces, woodcut devices, all printed on assorted Japan papers, of varying weights, some w/ watermarks. Printed softcovers in Normandy Vellum, decorative armorial on front cover, yapp edges, NF copy. First edition, thus, of this appealing paper sample catalogue including handmade sample papers from the paper mille of Ville-Sur-Saux near St. Mihiel and Verdun, with the printing samples here promoting their use in books, announcements, brochures, letterheads, bookplates, catalogues, menus, Christmas cards, intaglio printing, and more. Included are such samples as Cream Wove Antique, Cream Wove Plate, White Wove Antique, and White Wove Plate. Worldcat locates copies (SMU, U of W, Grolier).
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