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Image for INTERNATIONAL LIBRARY OF TECHNOLOGY: LATHE WORK, PLANER WORK, SHAPER AND SLOTTER WORK, DRILLING AND BORING, MILLING MACHINES

INTERNATIONAL LIBRARY OF TECHNOLOGY: LATHE WORK, PLANER WORK, SHAPER AND SLOTTER WORK, DRILLING AND BORING, MILLING MACHINES

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: International Textbook Company: 1903

Seller ID: 128093

Condition: Good


Leather and cloth binding. Leather spine partially cracked at hinges. Interior hinges complete and unbroken. Marbled endpapers. Completely illustrated with detailed line drawings. No apparent marks or writing. Scan shows actual copy. No International or Priority shipping for this heavy and/ or large sized book. ; International Library of Technology View more info

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STUDIES OF GREAT AUTHORS: POETS

By: N/A

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Doubleday & McClure Company: 1900

Seller ID: 145323

Condition: Very Good


Lovely small book. Blue binding. Gold-gilt lettering. Binding tight. Bookplate inside cover. ; Warner Classics; Vol. 3; 4.25 x 6.5; 187 pages View more info

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THE MALDEN SURVEY: A REPORT ON THE CHURCH PLANTS OF A TYPICAL CITY Showing the Use of the Interchurch World Movement Score Card and Standards for Rating City Church Plants

By: Athearn, Walter

Price: $19.99

Publisher: George H Doran Co: 1920

Seller ID: 105451

Condition: Good


Binding straight and fairly tight. Edge wear at corners with boards showing. There is a reddish stain on part of the front cover and spine. No apparent marks or writing in text. All of the churches were located in Malden, MA. ; 213 pages View more info

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THE TRAGIC ERA The Revolution after Lincoln

By: Bowers, Claude G

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Blue Ribbon Books: 1929

Seller ID: 2934

Condition: Good


Blue cloth hardcover. Spine darkened by title and author still legible. Tiny pull down of top of spine. Previous owners name written on endpaper. No apparent marks or writing. Multi-page index. ; 567 pages View more info

LITTLE AMERICA Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic, the Flight to the South Pole

By: Byrd, Richard Evelyn

Price: $28.99

Publisher: G P Putnam's Sons: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 142438

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bright blue binding with gold gilt titles and decoration. Edges and corners are sharp. Back of title page reads Published Autumn, 1939 First Edition. Two fold-out maps tipped-in in the back of the book plus two others within the text. Many photo illustrations. On endpaper a light name and address (I almost missed it) . Beautiful copy. View more info

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LITTLE AMERICA Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic, the Flight to the South Pole

By: Byrd, Richard Evelyn

Price: $9.99

Publisher: G P Putnam's Sons: 1930

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 146212

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Binding is bowed up from poor boxing, however the blue cloth binding and gold-gilt decoration is bright and lovely. There is a name and date written on the title page - E F Curry April 22, 1931. ; 422 pages View more info

Image for HISTORY OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE Including Lives of Napoleon the Great, of Louis Napoleon, and of the Prince Imperial

HISTORY OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE Including Lives of Napoleon the Great, of Louis Napoleon, and of the Prince Imperial

By: De Puy, Henry W

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Hurst and Company: N.D.

Seller ID: 146245

Condition: Fair


Hardcover binding in good shape, but the pages are brittle and very tanned. Previous owner's name and date inscribed on endpaper. View more info

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GREAT AUTHORS AND JOURNALISTS Stories of Achievement

By: Dickinson, Asa Don, editor

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Garden City Publishing Co.: 1937

Seller ID: 148312

Condition: Good


Blue cloth binding. A light damp stain on some, but not all, page tops. A name & address written inside cover plus another notation of purchase. ; Contents include Rousseau, Robert Burns, Horace Greeley, Charles Dickens, Charlotte Bronte, Louisa May Alcott, Henry George, Jacob Riis, William H Rideing and Helen Keller. ; Great Leaders of the World; 217 pages View more info

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OVER THE TOP BY AN AMERICAN SOLDIER WHO WENT

By: Empey, Arthur Guy

Price: $8.99

Publisher: G P Putnam's Sons: 1917

Seller ID: 146102

Condition: Fair


Red cloth binding. Hinges complete. Page edges foxed. ; World War 1 non-fiction. Together with Tommy's dictionary of the Trenches. ; 315 pages View more info

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A SHORT HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE

By: Evans, B Ifor

Price: $3.00

Publisher: UK, Penguin Books: 1951

Seller ID: 133812

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Top portion of endpaper torn out. No marks or writing. ; Pelican Books View more info

HURLBUT'S LIFE OF CHRIST FOR YOUNG AND OLD

By: Hurlbut, Jesse Lyman

Price: $12.99

Publisher: John C Winston Co: 1915

Seller ID: 23931

Condition: Very Good


A complete life of Christ written in simple language, based on the gospel narrative. Illustrated with colored plates. View more info

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THE OPERATION, CARE, AND REPAIR OF FARM MACHINERY, 9TH EDITION

By: John Deere

Price: $15.99

Publisher: John Deere:

Seller ID: 145778

Condition: Very Good


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THE WAVE OF THE FUTURE A Confession of Faith

By: Lindbergh, Anne Morrow

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1940

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 141645

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


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WASHINGTON CLOSE-UPS Intimate Views of Some Public Figures

By: Lowry, Edward G

Price: $25.99

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1921

Seller ID: 139917

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Navy cloth binding straight and tight. Bookplate inside cover. Lower front covers worn with boards showing through. No marks or writing. Illustrated with black and white photos. ; Important Washington, DC personages from 1920s - President Harding, Senators, Congressmen and others. View more info

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RAIL FACTS AND FEATS

By: Marshall, John

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Two Continents Publishing: 1974

Seller ID: 109776

ISBN: 0846700050

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very Good Hardcover in Very Good DJ with light edge wear, no tears or chips. No marks or writing other than previous owner's name neatly on endpaper. Profusely illustrated with Black & white and color photos. Reference work on the railway systems of the world. ; 7 x 9.5; 255 pages View more info

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THE GROWTH OF THE AMERICAN REPUBLIC, VOLUME TWO 1865-1950

By: Morison, Samuel Eliot and Henry Steele Commager

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1958

Edition: Fourth Revised Edition; Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 3134

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


No International or Priority shipping for this heavy and/ or large sized book. Previous owners name inside otherwise no marks or writing. Minimal edge wear. Fold-out maps. Scan shows actual copy. ; 974 pages View more info

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THE GROWTH OF THE AMERICAN REPUBLIC, VOLUME ONE 1000-1865

By: Morison, Samuel Eliot and Henry Steele Commager

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1960

Edition: Fourth Revised Edition

Seller ID: 19984

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


No International or Priority shipping for this heavy and/ or large sized book. Previous owners name inside otherwise no marks or writing. Minimal edge wear. ; 825 pages View more info

SUNDAY EVENING, FIFTY-TWO SHORT SERMONS FOR HOME READING

By: Nicoll, William Robertson

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton: 1910

Seller ID: 139911

Condition: Good


Hinges loose. View more info

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THE DIARY OF VASLAV NIJINSKY

By: Nijinsky, Romola

Price: $15.99

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1936

Seller ID: 137656

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


The title on the spine is practically faded away. Previous owners notation on endpaper otherwise hardcover binding in nice shape. 1936, Second Edition on back of title page. View more info

Image for THE OREGON TRAIL Sketches of Prairie and Rocky Mountain Life

THE OREGON TRAIL Sketches of Prairie and Rocky Mountain Life

By: Parkman, Francis

Price: $5.99

Publisher: MacMillan: 1920

Seller ID: 147661

Condition: Good


Name written on endpaper, no other apparent marks or writing. ; Macmillan's Pocket Classics; 4.25 x 5.75 View more info