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THE UNITED STATES LITERARY GAZETTE VOLUME IV April 1 to October 1, 1826

By: Various

Price: $426.53

Publisher: Boston, Harrison Gray: 1826

Order Number: 12444


Wear to extremities and spine, with foxing and browning internally, commensurate with age ; On page 30, there is a poem simply entitled 'Song' signed with the initials H. W. L. , an early work of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. There is also a review of 'Last of the Mohicans' contained herein; 8vo; 480 pages View more info

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ROLLS-ROYCE The Living Legend

By: Various

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Arcadia, CA, Post Motor Books: 1962

Order Number: 15179


Spine very slightly faded; A collection of over fifty years of in-house literature with lots of technical information, sales pitches, testimonials and the like. Ad insert for a biography of Claude Johnson, who is said to have introduced Mr. Rolls and Mr. Royce ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 384 pages View more info

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EYEWITNESS TO THE 20TH CENTURY

By: Various

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, National Geographic Society: 2001-2002

Order Number: 14700


With supplement laid in adding the years 2000-2002; B&W & Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 400 pages View more info

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HISTORY OF THE GEORGE WASHINGTON BICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION [VOLUME ONE ONLY] Literature Series

By: Various

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., George Washington Bicentennial Commission: 1932

Order Number: 16533


Wear to extremities. Front hinge started. Foxing to endpapers; All sorts of stuff about the father of our country, originally published as a series of pamphlets, here collected to mark the bicentennial of his birth. Includes essays on his youth, education, appearance, character, military service, farming techniques, and of course his Presidency. There's much much more, including several short plays about the first President ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 716 pages View more info

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION

By: Various

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1944

Order Number: 14425


Some spotting to boards; Covering the expenditures and acquisitions by the Institution for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1943; 8vo; 609 pages View more info

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RUSSIAN PROVERBS

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon, Peter Pauper Press: 1960

Order Number: 15525


Wear to DJ; A collection of favored Russian sayings; Color Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 62 pages View more info

ARCHITECTS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA [VOLUME TWO ONLY[ Volume Two

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, The Images Publishing Group: 1991

Order Number: 16709


Wear with small closed tears to DJ ; Detailed look at noteworthy architects and architectural firms in the US; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 159 pages View more info

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION

By: Various

Price: $27.37

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1916

Order Number: 14431


Slight spotting to boards. Binding not tight ; Covering the expenditures and acquisitions by the Institution for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1915; 8vo; 215 pages View more info

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THE GREAT NORTHWEST The Story of a Land and its People

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, American West Publishing Company: 1973

Order Number: 13829


Wear and tape repair to DJ; profusely illustrated look at the Pacific Northwest; B&W and Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 285 pages View more info

COUNTRY LOVER'S COMPANION The Wayfarer's Guide to the Varied Scenery of Britain and the People Who Live and Work in the Countryside

By: Various

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Odhams:

Order Number: 8057


Wear to extremities. Binding loose in spots. ; No date, circa 1950. Still a valued guide to the English, Welsh, and Scottish countrysides. Some photos in color and numerous B&W shots of yesteryear.; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 384 pages View more info

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PRACTICAL GUIDE TO ALEXANDRIA, CAIRO PORT-SAID AND NEIGHBOURHOOD

By: Various

Price: $120.86

Publisher: London, Nilsson & Co.: N.D.

Order Number: 12115


Binding not tight. Several pages loose. Slight dampstaining to corner of boards and first few pages, not affecting text; No date, circa 1900. Six folding maps; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 272 pages View more info

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THE KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA

By: Various

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Stacey International: 1983

Edition: 6th Edition (revised)

Order Number: 15123


Light wear to DJ. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper; Profusely illustrated look at a still-mysterious country ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 256 pages View more info

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ALVAR AALTO

By: Various

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Scarsdale, Wittenborn & Company: 1963

Order Number: 16706


Significant closed tears to DJ. Previous owner's name inkstamped to front free endpaper ; A look at the work of the Finnish architect, who worked in collaboration with Aino Aalto and Elissa Aalto ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 271 pages View more info

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SOCIAL INDEX OF WINTER RESIDENTS AND VISITORS TO PALM BEACH, MIAMI BEACH, AND NASSAU, B.W.I.

By: Various

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Palm Beach, Social Index Association, Inc.: 1945

Order Number: 12705


Light wear to extremities. Corners slightly bumped; Listings of the hoi polloi, including the families of Wm. Randolph Hearst and Joseph Kennedy; Vol. 21; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 279,169 pages View more info

DECRETA DE L'ASSEMBLE NATIONALE

By: Various

Price: $1,433.44

Publisher: Paris, Various: circa 1790

Order Number: 11064


Typical wear for the period; Apparent collection of open letters to King Louis XVI. Each letter has author and publishing information listed afterwards. In French. Book appears appropriate to the period with attendant wear; 8vo View more info

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LEONID I. BREZHNEV Pages from His Life

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15293


Light wear to DJ; Written under the auspices of the Academy of Sciences of the U. S. S. R. Former Soviet leader Brezhnev's life and views on major issues are given in full detail ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 320 pages View more info

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RIGA

By: Various

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Riga, Avots: 1981

Order Number: 16289


Chipping and small closed tears to DJ ; Preface and photo captions in English and Latvian (? ) Unpaginated; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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LONG ISLAND LANDMARKS

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Setauket, The Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities: 1971

Order Number: 14618


Wear & slight browning to cover; Descriptions and information about various structures on Long Island that concerned citizens were trying to have preserved ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 124 pages View more info

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PRESERVATION AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE SCENIC BEAUTY OF THE NIAGARA FALLS AND RAPIDS

By: Various

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1931

Order Number: 14518


Detailed technical advice and information about the care and feeding of Niagara Falls. Fold-out map of the falls in rear ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 355 pages View more info

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THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BIRTH OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN Report of the Joint Committee on Arrangements on the Commemoration Ceremony in Observance

By: Various

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1958

Order Number: 14521


Light occasional foxing. Light apparent pencil marks to title page. Corners bumped; A joint session of Congress convened to honor the sesquicentennial of Lincoln's birth. Includes program of event in rear envelope; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages View more info

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JAPAN The Official Guide

By: Various

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Tourist Industry Bureau: 1961

Edition: Eighth Edition

Order Number: 15462


Wear with small tears to DJ, somewhat faded ; Published under the auspices of the Ministry of Transportation. With numerous maps and plans, bookmark with Japanese writing laid in, and a Japanese language information slip tipped in to rear. Eighth postwar edition; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 1015 pages View more info

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BAHAMAS HANDBOOK AND BUSINESSMAN'S ANNUAL 1971-72

By: Various

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Nassau, Bahamas, Etienne Dupuch, Jr. Publications: 1971

Edition: tenth anniversary edition

Order Number: 15482


DJ spine faded; Frustrated by the lack of information in a travel brochure or magazine article? Here is all you might need to know about travelling to the Bahamas circa 1971; 8vo; 564 pages View more info

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AUTO-UNIVERSUM 1966

By: [Various]

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Zurich, International Automobile Parade: 1965

Order Number: 11351


Wear to extremities. Bookplate in front pastedown; Lavishly illustrated with many facts about autos, past and present. Just the thing for the car buff in the family; B&W & Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 212 pages View more info

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RESPONSIBILITY OF VICTORY Report of the New York Herald Tribune Annual Forum on Current Problems

By: [Various]

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, New York Herald Tribune: 1945

Order Number: 9680


Boards sunned. Binding not tight; Transcripts of addresses made at the annual forum, in this case focusing on the aftermath of WWII; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 272 pages View more info

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OFFICIAL GUIDEBOOK 1939 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR

By: [Various]

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Exposition Publications, Incorporated: 1939

Order Number: 8673


Wear to extremities and around board edges. Slight discoloration to rear board. ; Hardcover edition of World's Fair guide for 1939; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 200 pages View more info