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The Century dictionary: an encyclopedic lexicon of the English language by Whitney, William Dwight by Whitney, William Dwight

The Century Co, New York, 1889. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.24 parts complete. A lovely printed important Dictionary. "The Century Dictionary was admired for the quality of its entries, the craftsmanship in its design, typography, a...

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$1,500.00


116 offprints dating from 1940-1980 by Min Chueh Chang from the Robert H. Foote collection(researcher in In Vitro fertilization at Cornell) by Min Chueh Chang M.C. Chang with Gregory Pincus and others by Min Chueh Chang M.C. Chang with Gregory Pincus and others

Various 1940-1980. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.2 of the offprints are inscribed and signed by Chang. One is inscribed. Included are offprints co-authored by C. Polge, J. H. Casas, Dorothy M. Hunt, Y. Tsunoda, J. H. Marston, Anna L. South...

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$6,500.00


De L'Esprit Des Lois by Montesquieu by Montesquieu

Didot, Paris, 1803. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.In many ways one of the most remarkable works of the Eighteenth Century" Printing and The Mind of Man 197 5 volumes marbled paper over boards, leather spine labels. Some wear head and ...

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$500.00


Last of the Red Hot Lovers by Simon, Neil

Random House, 1970-11-01. Hardcover. Like New. Prompt shipment, with tracking.*An excellent copy. Fine in near fine dust jacket. First edition. ...

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$200.00


Grundlegung und Systematik einer wissenschaftlichen Privatwirtschaftslehre und ihre Pflege an Universitdten und Fachhochschulen by Weyermann, M. and H. Schonitz by Weyermann, M. and H. Schonitz

Karlsruhe, 1912. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.Wraps, 1912, 140pp, 8 page publisher's catalogue back of book. Rare. Small stain on half-title page, some minor chipping to back cover, else very good. Cited in many books on German econ...

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$250.00


Defense for America by William Allen White by William Allen White

Macmillan, NY, 1940. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.First edition. Inscribed presentation copy signed by the author, on the half-title page. Tipped in is a copy of a letter to the reader which is often mistaken for an actual letter. Very ...

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$200.00


Sidewalks of New York by Ferber, Nat J by Ferber, Nat J

Pascal Covici, Chicago, 1927. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.First edition. First printing. A lovely copy in near fine condition missing the dust jacket. "Story of a Russian boy who came to New York with his foster parents and grew up...

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$75.00


Cities of the Plain by McCarthy, Cormac by McCarthy, Cormac

Alfred A. Knopf, NY, 1998. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.UNCORRECTED PROOF. Wraps slightly dusty, staple in front cover, small ink mark spine panel, faint hint of dampstain rear panel. Still a much better looking copy of this scarce proof...

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$250.00


Murder in the Queen's Armes by Elkins, Aaron J

Walker & Co, 1985-10-01. Hardcover. Like New. Prompt shipment, with tracking.Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Get out the magnifier. Tiny tiny chips to edge of spine panel of dust jacket. First edition. A lovely book. In display.* ...

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$150.00


Reports of Phillips Abbott: Film Pack Adapters: Early Amateur Photography Patent reports archive Typed Manuscripts Signed bound Reports of Phillips Abbott: Film Pack Adapters: March 10, 1915, April 15, 1915, and June 2, 1915. by Abbott, Phillips Patent Attorney by Abbott, Phillips Patent Attorney

Ansco. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.All bound in one volume. *All reports to Ansco, Binghamton NY.First report deals with examination of Patents of: Hutchings et al, Robertson, Glover, Goddard, Glover, Goddard, Schmid various dated 1903-19...

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$250.00


Poster for Michael McClure's Gorf Zellerbach Playhouse Berkeley nd. by McClure, Michael by McClure, Michael

U.C. Berkeley,nd. Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.Folded in half, small stain front, pinholes 4 corners, else good. 14 x 11 inches. * ...

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$150.00


The Da Vinci Code by Brown, Dan by Brown, Dan

Doubleday, Garden City, 2003. Like New. Prompt shipment, with tracking.Advance Reading Copy. Different pagination than the final book. "May 2003" on copyright page. Fine in wrappers. * First edition. ...

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$350.00


Cellulare Untersuchungen an Nematoden-Eiern by Meyer, Oscar Theodor Boveri by Meyer, Oscar Theodor Boveri

Erlangung der Doktorwurde in der Philosophie, 1895, pp. 1-20. Very Good. Prompt shipment, with tracking.Wu?rzburg, Univ., Diss., 1895. With Theodor Boveri's ownership initial in Kaiser Wilhelm Institut stamp. Some splitting at the spine else Very...

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$300.00


Past Caring by Goddard, Robert

St. Martins Press, 1987-01-01. Hardcover. Like New. Prompt shipment, with tracking.* Near fine in dust jacket with few small chips to bottom of front panel First American Edition. Photo available. ...

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$125.00


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