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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Good
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London:John Murray, 1867. First Edition. hard cover. Good/No jacket. London:John Murray.  1867.  1st edition. lix+140pp+32pp catalog.  Hardcover.  Pebbled blue boards lightly rubbed and soiled, worn/frayed at spine ends and edge points. Internally, previous owners bookplate to the inside front board, and an old library stamp to title page, which has in turn been scribbled on in pencil. No other library marks found. The binding is tight and hinges intact. Some pages have been roughly cut and some are as yet uncut. Overall, a good solid copy. 

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New Haven:Yale University Press, (2003). First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/Very Good. http://www.parnassusbooks.com/image/data/books/2019/03/0_img_2960.jpg. New Haven:Yale University Press. (2003). 1st edition. xi+228pp. Illustrated in color and black/white. Hardcover with dust jacket.  The book has a previous owners name inked to the outer top edge of the 1st free end-page, otherwise a very good, clean copy inside and out. The dust jacket is in very good, slightly edgeworn condition.  *"For devotees of American decorative arts, Wallace Nutting (1861-1941) needs little introduction. A Congregational minister turned author, photographer, and wildly successful entrepreneur, Nutting was the principal authority on early American furniture for much of the twentieth century and played an important role in the development of a colonial revival aesthetic and ideology.  He collected, reproduced, and marketed colonial artifacts, and the goods and experiences he offered his middle-cl ... Read more

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Framingham, Massachusetts:Wallace Nutting, 1928. soft cover. Very Good/No jacket. Framingham, Massachusetts:Wallace Nutting. 92pp. Includes 88 pages of sepia-toned illustrations. Soft-cover. Light wear at edges. Internally a very good copy; clean and free of stray markings. Included are two informative and humorous 4-page pamphlets on Nutting\'s life and productions. One was written at his time, possibly by Nutting in a tongue and cheek manner. The other, similar in form but less humorous, published by the Old America Company, in the 1930s. The first one is illustrated by a portrait by Bachrach. The later one is illustrated, also by portrait photograph, but of a later period. S041

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London: T. Fisher Unwin Ltd., 1924. hard cover. Good/No jacket. London: T. Fisher Unwin LTD. (1924). Illustrated, including folding map. 269pp. Hardcover. Blue boards are rubbed, soiled, and shelf-worn. Edge points are worn to boards. Internally, 1st free end-page has been removed. The half-title page has a previous owners name and date penned to top edge. Age toning to end pages with some very light foxing scattered throughout. A previous owner has also marked many passages throught the book but in pencil. Overall, a good solid copy. The binding is still tight and hinges intact.

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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New York:The Macmillan Company, 1940. First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/Poor. New York:The Macmillan Company. 1940. 1st edition. x+354pp. Hardcover.  Red boards lightly soiled and shelfworn with wear to edges. Spine strip sun-faded and page edges soiled.  Internally, previous owners inscription to 2nd free end-page, otherwise a very good, clean copy. Binding is tight and hinges intact.

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WAR LETTERS 1862-1865 OF JOHN CHIPMAN GRAY AND JOHN CODMAN ROPES

Gray, John Chapman and Ropes, John Codman

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Massachusetts Historical Society, 1927. First Edition. hard cover. Very Good. Cambridge, MA: Massachusetts Historical Society. 1927. Limited First Edition of 1275 copies. Hardcover, no jacket. 532pp. Ex-lib with sticker to ffep, and card/due date stickers at rear (never withdrawn from library). Very Good condtion. Gray paper covered boards with embossed Historical Society stamp on front. Black buckram spine with gilt titling. Boards lightly shelfworn, with unbumped corners and clean spine. Some dust spotting to page edges. Interior is clean and bright and securely bound.  Almost all the pages remain uncut. Both authors gained prominance as historians in later life. "The letters now published present an immediate picture of certain phases of the contest, but drawn by specially competent hands". (cfm)

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Baltimore:James S. Waters, 1852. First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/No jacket. Baltimore:James S. Waters. 1852. 450pp.+ errata sheet. Hardcover. Cloth over boards worn at edges and edge points. Both spine ends chipped and frayed and paper label to spine is chipped as well.  Internally, end-pages are slightly shelfworn with a couple of penciled notes and some light foxing to first couple of pages, otherwise pages are clean and bright.  The binding is tight and hinges intact.  Overall, a very good copy. 

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THE WAR ON GERMAN SUBMARINES.

Carson, Sir Edward

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London:T. Fisher Unwin, Ltd., 1917. First Edition. soft cover. Very Good/No jacket. London:T. Fisher Unwin Ltd. 1917. 8pp. Wraps. Covers are only lightly worn at the edges, though they, along with the pages, show some foxing and soiling. Otherwise, a very good and mostly clean copy.

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Indianpolis:Bobbs-Merrill Company, (1913). First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/No jacket. Indianapolis:The Bobbs-Merrill Company. (1913). 1st edition. (371)pp. Illustrated with 4 plates by N. C. Wyeth. Hardcover.  Orange boards very good with gilt still bright. Page edges soiled. Internally, no previous owners marks or signatures. Pages generally clean with some age-toning scattered throughout (but most notable around plates). Binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good copy.

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  • Edition: First Edition
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New York:The Vanguard Press, 1931. First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/No jacket. New York:The Vanguard Press. (1931).310pp. Hardcover without dust jacket.  Covers soiled but otherwise a very good, solid copy. Internally, pages are clean with just a bit of age-toning. No previous owners marks or signatures.

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NY:The Macmillan Company., 1930. First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/No jacket. NY:The Macmillan Company. 1930. 23pp. Hard bound. 1st. edition. A very good to fine, tight, clean copy.

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  • Book condition: Fine
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New Haven:Yale University Press, 1990. hard cover. Fine/Fine. New Haven:Yale University Press. (1900). 278pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is only lightly worn at the edges. Book itself shows only light shelf-wear. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a fine copy.

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Falmouth, MA: The Kendall Press. , 1954. First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/Good. http://www.parnassusbooks.com/image/data/books/2016/05/0_01152.jpg. Falmouth, MA:The Kendall Press. 1954. 226pp. Illustrated. Signed/inscribed by author on the 1st free end-page.  Hardcover with dust jacket. Book in very good, clean condition. Aside from author's inscription, no other previous owners marks or signatures.  Errata sheet, once glued to page 114, still present but now loose. The dust jacket with light overall soiling, still in one piece, but with many chips and small tears to edges. 

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A WARDEN\'S DIARY

Beaton, K. de P.

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Nairobi:East African Standard Limited, 1949. hard cover. Very Good/Very Good. Nairobi:East African Standard Limited. 1949. 114pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is lightly worn with a few small chips and tears to the edges. Covers also show some mild soiling. Book itself is only lightly shelf-worn. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, save for a brief inscription to a previous owner. Overall, this is a very good copy.

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Published by the Authors, 1995. First Edition. soft cover. Very Good/No jacket. Signed by authors. Published by the Authors. 1995. 97pp + bibliography. Illustrated. Softcover, spiral bound. Signed by Freitas on the inside front cover with a previous owners name and short inscription on the top of the title page.Aside from some light soiling to the covers, a very good copy. *An account of one of the South Shore's epic storms. It is a story of destruction, heroism and lives saved and lost.

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Knightstown, Ind.: The Bookmark., 1975.. First Edition. soft cover. Fine/No jacket. Knightstown, Ind.: The Bookmark. 1975. 91pp. Soft cover. A fine copy. S007.

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Cambridge:Harvard University Press, 1968. hard cover. Very Good/Very Good. Cambridge:Harvard University Press. 1968. 144pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is lightly worn with some moderate soiling to the covers. Otherwise in very good condition. Binding is mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings, save for a previous owner's signature inked onto the first free end-paper. Overall, this is a very good copy.

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Boston:A. Williams and Company, 1880. hard cover. Good/No jacket. A complete and concise description of the construction and modern warships of all the navies of the world; naval artillery, marine engines, boilers, torpedoes, and torpedo-boats. Boston:A. Williams and Company. 1880. 623pp. Illustrated. hardcover. Binding cocked. Worn at edges and rubbed down the spine, which shows some sunning (gilt remains bright). Spine edges show some fraying and chipping. Small tear at the top of the spine, at the hinge. Otherwise in good condition. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, save for a small bookplate on the inside-front board, and previous owner's signature on the first free end-paper verso, and some penciled notations to the second free end-paper. Overall, this is a very good copy.

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  • Edition: First Edition
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Madison, WI:David Atwood, 1882. First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/No jacket. http://www.parnassusbooks.com/image/data/books/2015/09/0_411.jpg. Arranged and Annotated With an Introduction Containing an Outline of Events Occurring Previously in the Trans-Alleghany Country.  Madison, WI:David Atwood. 1882. 1st edition. 430pp.  Illustrated. Folding map intact. Hardcover. Green boards very lightly shelf-worn; gilt quite bright on spine; edges of spine are lightly worn with the bottom edge having a 1/4 inch tear. The page edges are lightly soiled.  Internally, a small booksellers sticker on the upper edge of the inside front board; previous owners signatures pencilled on the first free end page; otherwise the pages are clean and bright. The binding is tight and square; the front hinge has started and the rear is intact. Overall, a very good copy.

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WASTE-LAND WANDERINGS.

Abbott, Charles C.

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New York:Harper & Brothers, 1887. hard cover. Very Good/No jacket. New York:Harper & Brothers. 1887. 312pp. Ex-library copy. Hardcover. Covers are lightly soiled and worn at the edges and spine. Small library notation at the bottom of the spine in white-out. Binding is slightly cocked. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, save for a library bookplate on the inside front board and a small library stamp on the half-title page. Also contains library check-out and due date cards in the back. Overall, this is a very good copy.

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