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WELCOME TO OUR CONGLOMERATE-YOU'RE FIRED!, Barmash, Isidore
1 Barmash, Isidore WELCOME TO OUR CONGLOMERATE-YOU'RE FIRED!
New York Delacorte Press 1971 Hardcover; Fourth Printing Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
DJ spine slightly faded; Subtitled, 'A blue-chip account of the in money game-corporate mergers-and how to tell if you are the player or the pawn. Which one are you? ; 8vo; 236 pages 
Price: 16.58 USD
 
 
THE TREASURE OF OUR TONGUE The Story of English from its Obscure Beginnings to its Present Eminence, Barnett, Lincoln
2 Barnett, Lincoln THE TREASURE OF OUR TONGUE The Story of English from its Obscure Beginnings to its Present Eminence
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1964 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear to DJ with browning and one small open tear to spine; The English language has come a long way. Of particular interest is how American English came to differ from British English; 8vo; 304,xxxiii pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
A GENTLE MADNESS Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books, Basbanes, Nicholas
3 Basbanes, Nicholas A GENTLE MADNESS Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books
New York Henry Holt and Company 1995 0-8050-3653-9 / 9780805036534 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear and one small stain to DJ. Binding very slightly cocked ; The book has been the focal point of many a life and will continue to be so for a long time, naysayers notwithstanding. stated first edition; 8vo; 638 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
OLD PEWTER, Bell, Malcolm
4 Bell, Malcolm OLD PEWTER
London George Newnes N.D. Hardcover Very Good 
Spine a bit sunned. Light foxing throughout the whole book not affecting illustration pages ; Top edge gilt. Binding tight ; B&W Photographs; 186 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
5 Bentick-Smith, William BUILDING A GREAT LIBRARY The Coolidge Years At Harvard
Cambridge Harvard University Library 1976 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Sticker removal residue to front endpaper; That is, Archibald Cary Coolidge, affiliated with Harvard for many years; 8vo; 218 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
AT THE SIGN OF THE HOBBY HORSE, Bisland, Elizabeth
6 Bisland, Elizabeth AT THE SIGN OF THE HOBBY HORSE
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1910 ex-library Hardcover Very Good+ in Poor dust jacket 
Tattered DJ in pieces. Ex-lib with markings to spine, bottom edge, front endpaper, and dedication page; Essays on various subjects notable for run-on sentences ; 8vo; 254 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
WITH ALL ITS FAULTS A Candid Account of Forty Years in Advertising, Cone, Fairfax M.
7 Cone, Fairfax M. WITH ALL ITS FAULTS A Candid Account of Forty Years in Advertising
Boston Little Brown and Company 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear & chipping to DJ; Author Cone is described on the front flap as 'America's most respected scold.' How could anyone not want to read this book? ; 8vo; 335 pages 
Price: 16.58 USD
 
 
CONTRACT BRIDGE BLUE BOOK OF 1933, Culbertson, Ely
8 Culbertson, Ely CONTRACT BRIDGE BLUE BOOK OF 1933
New York Bridge World 1933 Hardcover Very Good 
Boards faded. Front hinge weak. Corner of rear endpaper out; Author's copy. Nicely SIGNED with ink on front free endpaper; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 598 pages 
Price: 174.81 USD
 
 
THE BOOK OF SNUFF AND SNUFF BOXES, Curtis, Mattoon M.
9 Curtis, Mattoon M. THE BOOK OF SNUFF AND SNUFF BOXES
New York Liveright Publishing Corp. 1935 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ shows wear & open tears. Price clipped. Browning to endpapers; In the eighteenth century, the most popular form of tobacco was snuff, finely ground to be snorted. As a result, gentlemen of distinction (and not a few ladies) would carry ornate boxes for their stash. Author Curtis examines the history of the stuff, seasoned with photos of his own collection. Photo section not paginated, 118 illustrations in all; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 149+ pages 
Price: 90.00 USD
 
 
COMFORTABLE WORDS, Evans, Bergen
10 Evans, Bergen COMFORTABLE WORDS
New York Random House 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ worn with small tears ; From Shakespeare's Richard II: 'Uncle, for God's sake, speak comfortable words! ' and here we have a compilation of the origin of many words & expressions that we use today ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 379 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
11 Forbes, Malcolm MORE THAN I DREAMED A Lifetime of Collecting
New York Simon & Schuster 1989 0-671-67121-9 / 9780671671211 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; Author Forbes was a lifetime collector of things, the most important of which, was, of course, money ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 253 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
THE ROAD TO SEXUAL MATURITY, Franzblau, Abraham N.
12 Franzblau, Abraham N. THE ROAD TO SEXUAL MATURITY
New York Simon & Schuster 1954 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Bottom corners slightly bumped. DJ shows wear with tears and chipping; INSCRIBED by author to front free endpaper. Learning about the physical aspects of love, although very much a product of its time. ; 8vo; 279 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
13 Grindrod, Ralph Barnes BACCHUS An Essay on the Nature, Causes, Effects, and Cure, of Intemperance
Hartford S Andrus and Son 1852 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Small piece missing to spine covering; anti alcohol screed; 8vo; 512 pages 
Price: 102.88 USD
 
 
ALL ABOUT STAMPS Their History & the Art of Collecting Them, Hallgren, Mauritz
14 Hallgren, Mauritz ALL ABOUT STAMPS Their History & the Art of Collecting Them
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1940 Hardcover Very Good+ 
8vo; 357 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
THE BEAUTIFUL BIRTHDAY BOOK, Hammond, Gertrude Demain (Illustrations)
15 Hammond, Gertrude Demain (Illustrations) THE BEAUTIFUL BIRTHDAY BOOK
London A & C Black 1905 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Spine lightly faded and with mild wear to spine heels. Endpapers yellowed ; An extremely rare classical post-victorian book from the famous A&C Black publisher. With 12 plates from watercolor drawings by Gertrude Demain Hammond. Including quotes by numerous famous contemporary writers in the beginning of each month. Blank pages otherwise (with very few ink notations by the previous owner) and with beautiful linear design along the margins; 8vo 
Price: 300.00 USD
 
 
THE CHALLENGE OF CHANCE A Mass Experiment in Telepathy and its Unexpected Outcome, Hardy, Alister; Harvie, Robert; & Koestler, Arthur
16 Hardy, Alister; Harvie, Robert; & Koestler, Arthur THE CHALLENGE OF CHANCE A Mass Experiment in Telepathy and its Unexpected Outcome
New York Random House 1973 0-394-48511-4 / 9780394485119 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ; A controlled experiment featuring 200 participants at Caxton Hall, Westminster, London to test perception. The results may surprise you!; 8vo; 308 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
17 Jameson VISITS AND SKETCHES AT HOME AND ABROAD [VOLUME TWO ONLY]
New-york Harper & Brothers 1834 Hardcover Good+ 
Wear to extremities. Part of spine cover missing. Foxing throughout. Binding not tight ; Assorted essays and even a short play; 8vo; 271 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
THE TRAVELER'S HEALTH GUIDE, Kean, B. H. & Tucker, Harold A.
18 Kean, B. H. & Tucker, Harold A. THE TRAVELER'S HEALTH GUIDE
Springfield Charles C. Thomas 1965 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
DJ shows wear & chipping with browned spine and small closed tears; INSCRIBED by co-author Kean to front free endpaper. Everything you need to know about protecting your health before and during your trip; 8vo; 217 pages 
Price: 27.36 USD
 
 
THE CURIOUS LORE OF PRECIOUS STONES, Kunz, George Frederick
19 Kunz, George Frederick THE CURIOUS LORE OF PRECIOUS STONES
Philadelphia Lippincott 1913 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- 
Spine lettering faded. Moderate wear to spine ends. Former owner's name and stamp on front free endpaper. ; Blue dark blue cloth boards with light blue lettering and gilt decorative design. Top edge gilt. Numerous illustrations in color and b&w ; 8vo; xiv, 406 pages 
Price: 200.00 USD
 
 
THE MAGIC OF JEWELS & CHARMS, Kunz, George Frederick
20 Kunz, George Frederick THE MAGIC OF JEWELS & CHARMS
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott Company 1915 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Light wear to corners. A hint of foxing to frontispiece ; Dark blue boards with light blue lettering and gilt pictorial design. Top edge gilt. "with 90 illustrations in color, doubletone and line". ; 8vo; 422 pages 
Price: 250.00 USD
 
 
EXPLORATIONS IN CRISIS Papers on International History, Langer, William L.
21 Langer, William L. EXPLORATIONS IN CRISIS Papers on International History
Cambridge Harvard University Press 1969 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to price clipped DJ; In the 20s, author Langer examined the breakdown of Europe's political systems as it lurched towards WWI. In the 30s, he observed the rise of Hitler and Mussolini. In the last section of the book, he looks towards the future; 8vo; xliv,517 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE NEW ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD HISTORY [TWO VOLUME SET], Langer, William L.
22 Langer, William L. THE NEW ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD HISTORY [TWO VOLUME SET]
New York Harry N. Abrams 1975 0-8109-0117-x / 9780810901179 1st Thus Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slipcase shows some wear. Light wear to DJ; Arranged chronologically from prehistory up through the moon landing. Lavishly illustrated and richly detailed; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1368 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
HISTORIARUM AB URBE CONDITA Libri Qui Supersunt XXXV. Recensuit, & Notis Ad Usum Scholarum Accommodatis Illustravit J. B. L. Crevier, Emeritus Rhetoricae Professor. in Collegio Dormano-Bellovaco Universitatis Parisiensis, Liviipatavini, T.
23 Liviipatavini, T. HISTORIARUM AB URBE CONDITA Libri Qui Supersunt XXXV. Recensuit, & Notis Ad Usum Scholarum Accommodatis Illustravit J. B. L. Crevier, Emeritus Rhetoricae Professor. in Collegio Dormano-Bellovaco Universitatis Parisiensis
Londini Johannem Nourse 1746 Hardcover Very Good 
Rubbed full calf boards with lightly frayed spine ends and corners. Endpapers yellowed. A very handsome and tight copy; In Latin; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 655 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
GIVING GOOD WEIGHT, McPhee, John
24 McPhee, John GIVING GOOD WEIGHT
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1979 0-374-16306-5 / 9780374163068 Hardcover; First Printing Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to price clipped DJ; Five collected pieces including discoveries on greenmarkets in New York, pinball, and nuclear power plants. stated first printing ; 8vo; 261 pages 
Price: 41.75 USD
 
 
OLD GLASS European and American, Moore, N. Hudson
25 Moore, N. Hudson OLD GLASS European and American
New York Tudor Publishing Company 1946 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Wear & chipping to DJ, with tape repair; Collectible glass with over two hundred fifty illustrations. Originally published 1924 ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 394 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
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