Category: Available Inventory

Sort

Showing 1-30 of 3586

Image for REGISTO DE NAVIOS Register of Ships

REGISTO DE NAVIOS Register of Ships

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Lisbon, Rinave-Registro Internacional Naval: 1997

Order Number: 9951

Condition: Very Good+


Bilingual book; Portuguese/English. Heavily annotated ; Registro Internacional Naval; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 135 pages View more info

Image for GUIDE THROUGH EUROPE

GUIDE THROUGH EUROPE

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Berlin, J. Hermann Herz: 1910

Order Number: 9952

Condition: Very Good


Pages browned. Some pages detached but present; Numerous B&W photos. Color fold-out map in middle of book. Numerous contemporary business advertisements; Hamburg Amerika Linie; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 865 pages View more info

Image for LETTERS ABOUT THE HUDSON RIVER AND ITS VICINITY

LETTERS ABOUT THE HUDSON RIVER AND ITS VICINITY

By: A Citizen Of New York

Price: $138.84

Publisher: New York, Freeman Hunt & Co.: 1836

Order Number: 10834

Condition: Very Good


Both hinges started. Foxing throughout. Previous owner's name to inside front cover; Epistolary form about the various sights and scenes along the Hudson ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 209 pages View more info

Image for THE WANDERER OF THE WEST AND OTHER POEMS

THE WANDERER OF THE WEST AND OTHER POEMS

By: A Scottish Borderer

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Jedburgh, Thomas Smail: 1890

Order Number: 10151

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light wear to extremities. Spine tanned. ; An anonymous author in the mythical town of Jedburgh. A classic; 8vo; 118 pages View more info

Image for NEBULAE AND GALAXIES

NEBULAE AND GALAXIES

By: Abetti, Giorgio & Hack, Margherita

Price: $84.90

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1964

Order Number: 11256

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear & chipping to DJ; part three of a trilogy, encompassing the Sun, the Stars and Planets, and this, Nebulae and Galaxies. The authors were university professors; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 264 pages View more info

Image for MOUNTAIN ADVENTURES AT HOME AND ABROAD

MOUNTAIN ADVENTURES AT HOME AND ABROAD

By: Abraham, George D.

Price: $115.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. , Ltd.: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12384

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to extremities. Spine slightly faded. Endpapers browned. Hinges started. Bookplate to front pastedown ; Early adventures in mountain climbing. With twenty-six illustrations ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 308,47 pages View more info

Image for THE HOUSE OF WINDSOR George V to George VI

THE HOUSE OF WINDSOR George V to George VI

By: Acland, Eric and Bartlett, E. H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, John C. Winston: 1937

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 494

Condition: Very Good+


Spine a bit faded ; Ex-Lib; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 408 pages View more info

THE CHRISTIAN VICTOR Mortality and Immortality Including Happy Death Scenes

By: Adams, Adams, J. G.

Price: $174.81

Publisher: Boston, A. Tompkins: 1851

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11166

Condition: Very Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 216 pages View more info

Image for THE ADAMS FAMILY

THE ADAMS FAMILY

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Company: 1930

Order Number: 12715

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities. Binding could be tighter. Bookseller's sticker to rear endpaper ; No, not the television Addams family, the political one. Divided into four generations from John Adams on down ; 8vo; 364 pages View more info

THE LOST HUNTER A Tale of Early Times

By: Adams, John Turvill

Price: $120.86

Publisher: New York, Derby & Jackson: 1856

Order Number: 12579

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Binding not tight, as befits the book's age. Previous owner's name to first and last pages, slightly bleeding through to other pages. Endpapers missing ; 8vo; 462 pages View more info

Image for THE BOOK OF THE CHEESE Being Traits and Stories of 'ye Olde Cheshire Cheese'

THE BOOK OF THE CHEESE Being Traits and Stories of 'ye Olde Cheshire Cheese'

By: Adams, R. R. D. [editor]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1901

Edition: Fourth Edition

Order Number: 10280

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to extremities; Assorted amusing sallies of wit; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 200 pages View more info

Image for A TRAVELLER'S GUIDE TO PAKISTAN

A TRAVELLER'S GUIDE TO PAKISTAN

By: Adamson, Hilary & Shaw, Isobel

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Islamabad, Pangraphics Limited: 1981

Order Number: 13375

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear & open tears to DJ. Binding not tight. Previous owner's inkstamps to front endpaper and title page ; Numerous maps illustrate the area under discussion ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 364 pages View more info

Image for TWENTY YEARS AT HULL-HOUSE With Autobiographical Notes

TWENTY YEARS AT HULL-HOUSE With Autobiographical Notes

By: Addams, Jane

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1930

Edition: Later Printing

Order Number: 12502

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Foxing to DJ; Inscribed 'faithfully yours' by the author; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 462 pages View more info

Image for A NEW CONSCIENCE AND AN ANCIENT EVIL

A NEW CONSCIENCE AND AN ANCIENT EVIL

By: Addams, Jane

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13832

Condition: Very Good+


Small tear to upper spine end; Discussion of society's obligations to women and girls of modest circumstances ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 219 pages View more info

Image for THE SPIRIT OF YOUTH AND THE CITY STREETS

THE SPIRIT OF YOUTH AND THE CITY STREETS

By: Addams, Jane

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1909

Order Number: 13833

Condition: Very Good+


Slight wear to extremities and spine ends ; Every generation laments the 'youth of today' and it is their inalienable right to do so ; 8vo; 162 pages View more info

Image for THE EXCELLENT BECOMES THE PERMANENT

THE EXCELLENT BECOMES THE PERMANENT

By: Addams, Jane

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1932

Order Number: 13023

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities. Previous ownership inkstamps to first three pages and endpapers ; A selection of memorial services addressing the question of the hereafter ; 8vo; 162 pages View more info

Image for A CENTENNIAL READER

A CENTENNIAL READER

By: Addams, Jane

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1960

Order Number: 14204

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Chipping with small tears & dampstaining to DJ. Browning to endpapers; The pioneering social worker shares views on many issues ; 8vo; 330 pages View more info

Image for DOC' HORNE A Story of the Streets and Town

DOC' HORNE A Story of the Streets and Town

By: Ade, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Herbert S. Stone and Company: 1899

Order Number: 7179

Condition: Very Good+


Traces of a removed label on front boards ; Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 292 pages View more info

Image for LETTERS AND RECOLLECTIONS OF ALEXANDER AGASSIZ WITH A SKETCH OF HIS LIFE AND WORK

LETTERS AND RECOLLECTIONS OF ALEXANDER AGASSIZ WITH A SKETCH OF HIS LIFE AND WORK

By: Agassiz, G. R. (editor)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1913

Order Number: 2192

Condition: Very Good


Brown buckram boards with gilt lettering and minor rubbing to extremities. Numerous b&w illustrations from photographs and a photographure frontispiece. Large map in front pocket; 8vo; 454 pages View more info

Image for LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS MEN

LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS MEN

By: Agee, James & Evans, Walker

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1960

Order Number: 14482

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Tiny tear to top spine. DJ lightly worn with spine sunned; In the summer of 1936, photographer Evans and author Agee went on a journey to dicover the lives of sharecroppers in the Southern US. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 471 pages View more info

Image for TINY ALICE A Play

TINY ALICE A Play

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1965

Order Number: 10930

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light chipping & wear to DJ ; Author of the blockbuster 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf'; 8vo; 190 pages View more info

Image for THE NEW GRAND TOUR Travelling Today through Europe, Asia Minor, India and Nepal

THE NEW GRAND TOUR Travelling Today through Europe, Asia Minor, India and Nepal

By: Alderson, Frederick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Travel Book Club: 1971

Order Number: 1379

ISBN: 0715350056

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Book Club Edition; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 192 pages View more info

Image for THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS BOOK OF LONDON'S VILLAGES

THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS BOOK OF LONDON'S VILLAGES

By: Aldous, Tony

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10495

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Photographs`; 8vo; 284 pages View more info

FROM PONKAPOG TO PESTH

By: Aldrich, T B

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1883

Order Number: 3238

Condition: Very Good+


Slight browning to edges. ' ; Sardonic travelogue by noted 19th century author ; 12mo; 267 pages View more info

Image for FROM PONKAPOG TO PESTH

FROM PONKAPOG TO PESTH

By: Aldrich, Thomas Bailey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin & Company: 1883

Order Number: 12043

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Corners bumped. Binding not tight ; Ponkapog is (or was) a Native American village in Massachusetts, and Pesth is part of the capital of Hungary ; 8vo; 267,12 pages View more info

Image for BIRDS OF THE OCEAN A Handbook for Voyagers

BIRDS OF THE OCEAN A Handbook for Voyagers

By: Alexander, W. B.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1928

Order Number: 11025

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities. Inkstamp to front free endpaper. Bookplate to next blank page ; These are the sort of birds one might come across on a long ocean voyage; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 428 pages View more info

AMERICA EATS

By: Algren, Nelson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Iowa City, University of Iowa Press:

Order Number: 5921

ISBN: 0877453616

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The Federal Writer's project undertook a project to examine America's culinary traditions, especially ethnic dishes. Writer Algren wrote the manuscript in the late thirties but it remained unpublished until after his death in 1981. Contains recipes and essays on regional dining traditions; B&W Photographs; 8vo; xix, 123 pages View more info

Image for THE SHERBRO AND ITS HINTERLAND

THE SHERBRO AND ITS HINTERLAND

By: Alldridge, T J

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4826

Condition: Very Good


Boards a bit darkened and with light shelfwear. Stamp and former owner's name on front endpaper. ; Numerous b&w photos illustrate this account of the author's sojourn in Sierra Leone. Map in rear pocket ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 356 pages View more info

Image for UNDER SAIL TO GREENLAND

UNDER SAIL TO GREENLAND

By: Allen, Arthur S.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, The Marchbanks Press: 1931

Order Number: 12038

Condition: Very Good+


INSCRIBED by author on first blank page. Limited edition of 900 copies; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 91 pages View more info

Image for MY RHINELAND JOURNAL

MY RHINELAND JOURNAL

By: Allen, Henry T

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1923

Order Number: 6715

Condition: Very Good+


Spine lettering faded; Detailed journal of Major-General Allen, part of the occupying forces in Germany following WWI. Interestingly, a man named Degoutte predicts (in 1920) that within thirty years Germany would invade France again; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 593 pages View more info