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400 OUTSTANDING WOMEN OF THE WORLD And Costumology of Their Time

By: Schmidt, Minna M.

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Chicago, Minna M. Schmidt, 1933


Wear to extremities; Self-published list of biographical sketches of notable women, divided by country. Divided in other ways as well: the ladies of the USA are listed separately as America and America (colored) Hard to believe, even in 1933; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 583 pages View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF BOOTH TARKINGTON 1869 - 1946

By: Russo, Dorothy Ritter; Sullivan, Thelma L.

Price: $48.94

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana Historical Society, 1949


8vo; 303 pages View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE ADE 1866 - 1944

By: Russo, Dorothy Ritter

Price: $48.94

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana Historical Society, 1947


8vo; 314 pages View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY

By: Russo, Anthony J. ; Russo, Dorothy, R.

Price: $48.94

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana Historical Society, 1944

Edition: First Edition


In VG- slipcase; 8vo; 351 pages View more info

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A GENTLE MADNESS Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books

By: Basbanes, Nicholas

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company, 1995

Edition: First Edition


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 View more info

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A HANDBOOK OF WEAVES

By: Oelsner, G. H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications, N.D.


Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Back hinge started; 8vo; 402 pages View more info

A PRIMER OF BOOK-COLLECTING

By: Winterich, John T

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Greenberg, 1935

Edition: Revised Edition


Bookplate in front pastedown; A comprehensive look at all areas of book collecting, still relevant today ; 8vo; 265 pages View more info

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ALL ABOUT STAMPS Their History & the Art of Collecting Them

By: Hallgren, Mauritz

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1940


8vo; 357 pages View more info

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AS WE GO

By: Warner, Charles Dudley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers, 1894


The slightest wear to the extremities. Tiny holes to rear hinge. A stellar copy; A collection of essays covering a wide range of topics from the noted essayist, traveller, and friend of Mark Twain. In fact it was he and not Twain who said, 'Everybody complains about the weather, but no one DOES anything about it.' ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 195 pages View more info

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AT THE SIGN OF THE HOBBY HORSE

By: Bisland, Elizabeth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1910

Edition: ex-library


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 View more info

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AUTO-UNIVERSUM 1966

By: [Various]

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Zurich, International Automobile Parade, 1965


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

BACCHUS An Essay on the Nature, Causes, Effects, and Cure, of Intemperance

By: Grindrod, Ralph Barnes

Price: $102.88

Publisher: Hartford, S Andrus and Son, 1852

Edition: First American Edition


Small piece missing to spine covering; anti alcohol screed; 8vo; 512 pages View more info

BUILDING A GREAT LIBRARY The Coolidge Years At Harvard

By: Bentick-Smith, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Library, 1976


Sticker removal residue to front endpaper; That is, Archibald Cary Coolidge, affiliated with Harvard for many years; 8vo; 218 pages View more info

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COMFORTABLE WORDS

By: Evans, Bergen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Random House, 1962

Edition: First Edition


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 View more info

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CONTRACT BRIDGE BLUE BOOK OF 1933

By: Culbertson, Ely

Price: $174.81

Publisher: New York, Bridge World, 1933


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 View more info