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Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod

By Roberts, Kenneth




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HENRY GROSS AND HIS DOWSING ROD

Roberts, Kenneth

New York: Doubleday. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. 2 typed letters on Roberts' stationary laid in; 1st letter reference made to speaking event for both Henry Gross and Roberts; 2nd letter quotes ..."anybody who makes any definite plans for ten months in the future ought to go and soak his head"; former owner signiture front paste down; magizine article laid in has tanned pages 114 and 115; dust, although routh, enclosed in brodart. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 310 pages .

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Price: $200.00


Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod.

ROBERTS, KENNETH.

Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1951. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Inscribed by Roberts on title page and dated the year of publication. Also signed by Henry Gross on title page. Additonally, laid in is a 1-page TLS from Roberts' wife Anna to a friend, Kitsa [Choate] (no date, but obviously contemporary with the publication of this book) which discusses, among other things, the reaction of Henry Gross to the publication of Roberts' book on him, and also gives the number of copies in the first and second printings. A fine book in a very good only dust jacket (price-clipped).

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Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod

Roberts, Kenneth

New York: Doubleday, 1951 Signed by both the author and the subject on the title page. Previous owner name neatly on the front endpaper. Small chip from the base of the spine of the DJ and edgewear.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Henry Gross and his Dowsing Rod

Roberts, Kenneth

New York: Doubleday & Co., 1951. First Edition. First printing Very good- in tan cloth covered board with a mild crease to the spine and with much of the title block on the spine worn off. Two prior owner's names are written on the front free end paper and there are tape stains on the front fixed end paper which once held the letter noted below. Missing its issued dust jacket. Laid-into the book is a typed letter signed by Kenneth Roberts on Water Unlimited, Inc. letterhead. The letter is dated January 16, 1951 and makes reference to another author's works on dowsing and the human race's "inability...to absorb what is set forth clearly in the English language."

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Henry Gross and his Dowsing Rod

Roberts, Kenneth

NY: Doubleday, 1951. First Edition. hardcover. Fine in a VG+, price-clipped Dust Jacket with shallow wear to spine extremities. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR and Henry Gross on the title page: "Inscribed for Mott Brown with best wishes, Kenneth Roberts and Henry Gross." First edition stated Illustrated

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HENRY GROSS AND HIS DOWSING ROD

ROBERTS, Kenneth

GC, DOUBLEDAY, 1951, 1951. SIGNED BY H.E. FORD VERY GOOD. Signed by Author(s).

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HENRY GROSS AND HIS DOWSING ROD

ROBERTS, Kenneth

1951. ROBERTS, Kenneth. HENRY GROSS AND HIS DOWSING ROD. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co., 1951. First edition, inscribed by Roberts, signed by Gross at title page. 8vo., brown cloth, illustrated. Title is partially rubbed away at spine; touch of fraying to cloth at extremes. Still, a near fine, tight, clean copy overall, with the neatly trimmed parts of the dust jacket (flap price-clipped, slightly worn) laid in.

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Price: $75.00


Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod

Roberts, Kenneth

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co., 1951. First edition stated on the copyright page. Also their is a yellow publisher's Review Slip Laid-in for this title - asking for reviews for the Doubleday publicity Dept. etc. Good in a good minus jacket protecgted in a shiny new archival sleeve. Signed by the author with just his name on the title page: " Kenneth Roberts" and then signed again by the subject of the book in different ink and style just simply "Henry Gross." Rare as it is.. Signed By 2. 1st Review Copy . Cloth Hardcover. Good/Good Minus Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 10" Tall.

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Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod

Roberts, Kenneth

New York, NY: Doubleday and Company, 1953. 4th Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8.3 x 6 x 1.2. "Signed by Roberts and Gross on Title page with Presentation notation. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. 'For Lillian and Albert Leavitt / with best wishes / Kenneth Roberts / and / Henry Gross'. 310 pages. . ISBN: B0007DS3J0. Catalogs: Occult/Ghosts/UFO:.

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Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod

Roberts, Kenneth

Garden City: Doubleday & Co.. 1951. First Edition. VG/VG-, DJ has some closed tears and darkened spine. ; 8vo, tan cloth, DJ, 310pp. , plus 2pp. Ads, illus. With photographic frontispiece and other photos, this is the "amazing record of the exploits of one phenomenal dowser, Kenneth Roberts". The phenomenon called dowsing is the practice of holding a Y-shaped branch to find water. .

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Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod

Roberts, Kenneth

New York: Doubleday & Co, 1951. Clean Tight Vintage Volume >small btm corner ding ele Fine. Priced DJ has chips, corner rub now in protective sleeve. Non-Fiction/Biography. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod

Kenneth Roberts

Doubleday and Company, 1951-01-01. Hardcover. Good. Signed by Author. Inscription to previous owner from the author and Henry Gross on the title page. Dust Jacket has chipping and wear. Corners bent and edges lightly rubbed. Clean text. A percentage of the proceeds of this sale benefits a nonprofit organization. Please feel free to inquire for more details. We are more than happy to answer questions and provide photos upon request.

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Price: $39.99


HENRY GROSS AND HIS DOWSING ROD

Roberts, Kenneth

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company. G/FR. 1951. First Edition. Cloth(Hrdcvr). 8vo., 313 pp., DJ rubbed, chipped and frayed, corners bumped, yellowing .

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HENRY GROSS AND HIS DOWSING ROD

Roberts, Kenneth

New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1953. 310 pp. White endpapers, with previous owner's address label on ffep. Beige cloth with gilt titles. Corners bumped. Colourfully illustrated DJ. Chips, wear along the edges. VG+/VG.

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Henry Gross And His Dowsing Rod

Roberts, Kenneth

Doubleday & Company, 1954-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed. Inscribed by author on book plate. 1st ed. Includes Robert's engraved book plate. Hardcover and dust jacket. Good binding and cover. Clean, unmarked pages. *Autographed by author.*

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Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod

Roberts, Kenneth

Garden City, N. Y.: Doubleday & Company. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. "In this amazing record of the exploits of one phenomenal dowser, Kenneth Roberts presents facts as cumulatively exciting as any powerful fiction." Ships same or next business day. Bookplate of noted collector, Rolland Comstock, on front paste-down endpaper. Previous bookstore's and previous owner's stickers on front free endpaper. Spine is slightly skewed, minor edge wear, small bumps on spine ends and back board, lightly tanned on edges, boards are slightly curved; otherwise, free from major defect. Dust jacket protected in archival cover. DJ has edge and shelf wear, 1-inch tear on tail edge of back cover, 2-inch tear on head edge of back cover, 1-inch tear on head edge of front cover, small chips on corners and spine ends, crease on spine, rough rub on spine head, corners of flaps are clipped, tape on spine head and interior of jacket at stress points. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages .

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Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod

Roberts, Kenneth

Doubleday & Co., 1957 5th printing. Yellowed tape shadows to endpapers, mild edgewear to dust jacket which is now in protective mylar. 310pp.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Cloth.

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Henry Gross and his dowsing rod

Roberts, Kenneth

Garden City, Doubleday & Company, 1951. First edition. Hardcover. Covers (mainly rear cover) have depigmented spots; previous owner's label on front endpaper; pages slightly toned; otherwise very good condition (no dust jacket). Inscribed by the author and Henry Gross. . 310p. Illus. Frontispiece.

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HENRY GROSS AND HIS DOWSING ROD

Roberts, Kenneth

Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company. Very Good. (1961). Hardcover. 1961 reprint, 310 pages, turquoise boards with black and gilt stamping, near fine in a near fine dj .

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UNDER THE HOLLY BOUGH a Collection of Christmas Poems

COMPILED BY INA RUSSELLE WARREN

PHILADELPHIA, PA: GEORGE W. JACOBS & CO., 1907. inner hingers cracked, owner's bookplate.. FIRST EDITION. HARDCOVER. VG.

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HENRY GROSS AND HIS DOWSING ROD

Roberts, Kenneth

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1951. 314 pp. Original brown cloth covers w/ gilt title on spine. Modest rubbing to corners and spine ends. DJ lightly soiled and rubbed w/ wear and several short tears to edges; modest chipping to corners and spine ends. Price clipped. Illust. w/ b/w photos. Contents nice.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Slavery and Identity: Ethnicity, Gender, and Race in Salvador, Brazil, 1808-1888

Nishida, Mieko

Indiana University Press, 2003. 9.5" X 6.5" in dark maroon cloth with gilt lettering. LIKE NEW inside and out. 255pp. [BD081] Signed and dedicated by the author.. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New.

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Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod

Kenneth Roberts

Doubleday and Company, 1951. Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket in acceptable condition. Third printing. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Not price clipped. Rolled binding binding with square points. Dust jacket missing lower half front cover. Pencil price in upper right of first free page. All other interior contents free from extraneous markings. Shelved and shipped in new mylar wrapper. Secure packaging for safe delivery.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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Price: $19.32