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An Inquiry Into the Principles of The Good Society

By LIPPMANN, Walter

Boston: Little Brown, 1937. Bound in black cloth stamped in gold. Gilt on spine is faded. Some pages dog-eared. A well used book, but in acceptable condition. 402 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$25.00

Golden Thoughts On Mother, Home, and Heaven From Poetic And Prose Literature Of All Ages And All Lands

By CUYLER, Rev. Theo. L., D.D.

PA: Bradley Garretson & Co., 1883. Bound in a dark yellow/gold cloth with gold lettering to spine and front panel. Panel is embossed with a black farm house and outdoor scene. Is filled with poems and prose with occasional black & white illustrations. Shows foxing to page edges, and first few and last pages. Darkening and wear to page edges and wear to extremes. 453 pgs. Unusually nice condition. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. VG/No Jacket. 9 " X 6 1/2".

$22.00

Practical Etiquette

By N.C. (Cora C. Klein)

Chicago: A. Flanagan, 1899. Bound in brown cloth, stamped in black with decoration to front end. A sweet little (128 pp.) book on Etiquette at the turn of last century. The 27th Thousand -- so a relatively early reprint of a popular book in its time. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$45.00

Soft City

By RABAN, Jonathan

NY: E. P. Dutton, 1974. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in red in matching glossy dust jacket. A 222 pp. A book on City Living by Mr. Raban. Crease to back flap of dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good ++.

$27.50

Parent and Child (Signed)

By Kutner, Lawrence

U.S.A.: William Morrow & Co., 1991. Bound in white cloth and boards, stamped in gold. Tight, clean copy of this 248 pp. book on parenting. Inscribed and signed by the author on the front free endpaper. . Inscribed and Signed. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$22.00

Household Words. a Weekly Journal. Vol. IX - No. 204 - 227

By DICKENS, Charles

NY: Dix, Edwards and Co., 1855. Bound in the original green cloth which has held up amazingly well -- the book is tight and clean. Contains part of the author's Hard Times.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

Household Words. a Weekly Journal. Vol. XIX - From Dec. 4, 1958 to May 28, 1859 Being from 454 to 479

By DICKENS, Charles

NY: Frederic A. Brady, 1859. Bound in the original green cloth which has held up amazingly well -- the book is tight and clean. Subscribers could also send back their own collected sets (of whatever years) and have them bound in green publisher's cloth to match the semi-annual compilations. Which they did here. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

Household Words. a Weekly Journal. Vol. VI - No. 130 - 140 Then Vol. 1 (new Series #12-25

By DICKENS, Charles

NY: Dix, Edwards and Co., 1855. Bound in the original green cloth which has held up amazingly well -- the book is tight and clean. Subscribers could also send back their own collected sets (of whatever years) and have them bound in green publisher's cloth to match the semi-annual compilations. Which they did here. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

The Averaged American: Surveys, Citizens, and the Making of a Mass Public
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The Averaged American: Surveys, Citizens, and the Making of a Mass Public

By Igo, Sarah E

U.S.A.: Harvard University Press, 2007. Bound in black cloth and red boards, stamped in gold. In matching photographic dust jacket. A 398 pp. book on "average America". . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$45.00

Radical Sociologists and the Movement: Experiences, Lessons, and Legacies

By OPPENHEIMER, Martin ; MURRAY, Martin J. And LEVINE, Rhonda F., Editors

Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1991. Bound in deep red cloth with gold lettering to spine, shows a slight lean to the right; otherwise is in near-fine condition. Dustjacket shows the slightest overall rubbing to front panel; otherwise is in near-fine condition. 280 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$16.00

The American Street Gang: Its Nature, Prevalence, and Control (Studies in Crime and Public Policy)

By KLEIN, Malcom W

New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. Bound in 3/4 grey boards with blue cloth spine with silver lettering in near-fine condition. Dustjacket shows occasional minor overall rubbing. 270 pgs.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$13.00

The Girl in Her Teens

By SLATTERY, Margaret

Phila: The Sunday School Times Company, 1910. Bound in dark green cloth with gilt lettering to front panel and spine. 127 pgs. Tight, clean copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$20.00

Äktenskapets historia i dess Huvuddrag (History of Marriage)

By WESTERMARCK, Edvard

Stockholm: Bokforlaget Natur Och Kultur, 1927. Bound in 1/4 red leather, stamped in gold over decorative matching boards. A handsome copy of the first edition of this book on Marriage. 285 pp. + ads. Text in Swedish. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$55.00

The Company Town in the American West

By ALLEN, James B

Norman, Ok.: University of Oklahoma Press, 1967. Second printing bound in orange buckram, sans DW; black & white plates; 205pp.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$12.00

A Restless People; Americans in Rebellion 1770-1787

By HANDLIN, Oscar & Lillian

Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1982. Illustrated in black & white; previous owners initials on top & bottom edges; 274pp.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$13.00

Cities Under Siege: An Anatomy of the Ghetto Riots, 1964-1968

By BOESEL, David and Peter H. ROSSI; Eds

New York: Basic Books, 1971. A tight, clean copy in price-clipped DW; 436pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG+ Price-Clipped.

$17.00

Hoop Dreams: A True Story of Hardship and Triumph

By JORAVSKY, Ben

Atlanta, Ga.: Turner Publishing, 1995. Introduction by Charles Barkley; remainder mark and scrape on back panel of DW; black & white plates; 301pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG Only.

$12.00

Pennsylvania: An Ethnic Sampler

By WALDEN, Daniel

PPTN/The Pennsylvania State University, 1976. Second printing bound in stiff wraps; black & white illustrations; unpaginated, approx. 32pp.. Second Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$16.00

Life in the English Country House

By GIROUARD, Mark

New York: Penguin Books, 1980. First Penguin edition bound in stiff wraps; illustrated in black & white, and some color; 344pp.. First Thus. Soft Cover. VG++/No Jacket.

$13.00

Low Life: Lures and Snares of Old New York
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Low Life: Lures and Snares of Old New York

By SANTE, Luc

New York: Vintage Books, 1992. Ninth printing in stiff wraps in custom clamshell box; black & white illustrations; includes pre press excerpt from "The Factory Facts"; 414pp.. Ninth Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$30.00

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