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Badische Anilin--& Soda--Fabrik
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Badische Anilin--& Soda--Fabrik

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Ludwigschafen-on-the-Rhine, Germany: Self-published, 1908. Hardcover. Near Fine. INSCRIBED BY H.W. WALDO (A VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE BADISCHE COMPANY) on the title page. A very solid copy to boot of this 1908 English-language catalogue (issued by the New York branch) of the manufacturing giant Badische Anilin--& Soda--Fabrik of Germany. Clean and Near Fine in its wonderful gilt-latticed front panel, with very light wear to the spine crown. A Badische bookplate at the front pastedown states this is #37 of an undetermined number of copies issued. Quarto, crisp black-and-white photos and diagrams thruout. Badische Anilin was, among other things, a major turn-of-the-century manufacturer of "artificial organic coloring"

$200.00

Best Wishers, Brownie Wise: How to Put Your Wishes to Work
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Best Wishers, Brownie Wise: How to Put Your Wishes to Work

By Brownie Wise (as told to Maurice Marshall)

Orlando, FL: Podium Publishing Co, 1957. Hardcover. Very Good +/Very Good +. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY BROWNIE WISE on the front free endpaper. A very solid copy to boot of the 1957 1st edition of this motivational guide to better selling by Brownie Wise (1913-1992), the pioneering businesswoman who was largely responsible for the success of Tupperware through her development of the "party plan" system of marketing. Clean and VG+ (light creasing at the upper tips of the first several pages) in a crisp, price-intact ($3.95), VG+ dustjacket, with very light chipping at th spine crown and one small chip to the front panel's upper tip. Octavo, Forword by Dr. Norman Vincent Peale. One of the Bibles of post-War motivational selling.

$500.00

Two-Way Street: The Emergence of the Public Relations Counsel (Review Copy)
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Two-Way Street: The Emergence of the Public Relations Counsel (Review Copy)

By Eric F. Goldman

Boston: Bellman Publishing Co, 1948. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good +. A very solid copy of the 1948 1st edition. Tight and VG (very light soiling to the panels, light spotting at the endpapers and pastedowns) in a crisp, price-intact ($1.25), VG+ dustjacket, with just a touch of foxing to the front panel. A Review Copy to boot, with the publisher's original Review Slip and Prospectus laid-in. Octavo, one of the pioneering studies of the emergence of public relaitons in American business.

$100.00

The History of the Marlin Company
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The History of the Marlin Company

By Eli Kasimer

North Haven, CT: The Marlin Company, Inc, 1998. Hardcover. Fine. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR ELI KASIMER on the front free endpaper. A pristine copy to boot of the 1998 1st edition. Tight and Fine in its blue boards, with immaculate gilt-titling along the front panel and spine. Octavo, 98 pgs., including dozens of plates at the rear.

$100.00

Business Fundamentals: How to Become a Successful Business Man
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Business Fundamentals: How to Become a Successful Business Man

By Roger W. Babson

New York: B.C. Forbes Publishing Company, 1923. Cloth. Very Good +/Near Fine. A very solid copy of the 1923 1st edition of this early imprint of Forbes Publishing, which of course would grow into the Forbes Magazine empire. Tight and VG+ (bright gilt-lettering at the front panel and spine, light offsetting along the inner hinges) in a surprisingly crisp, Near Fine example of the fragile dustjacket. 12mo, sound, pre-Crash business advice by the founder of Babson College just outside of Boston.

$250.00

Tobacco in Bulgaria
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Tobacco in Bulgaria

By Dr. Koitcho Beltchev

Duke University Press (Marco Beltchev Sons. Ltd.), 1950. Near Fine. A handsome copy of the 1st English language edition. Originally published in German as a thesis issued out of Zurich, this "enlarged reprint" is limited to 2,000 copies. Clean and Near Fine in its light-brown leatherette, with bright gilt-lettering along the front panel and spine. One small, subtle abrasion to the front panel, otherwise clean as could be. Octavo, impressive color plates of tobacco leaves and other fold-out plates at rear.

$500.00

Serax (Trade Catalogue)
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Serax (Trade Catalogue)

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Belgium. Original wraps. Fine. "Serax formed the basis of a significant revolution in the floristry sector. Designs created by Belgian and International designers emerged and changed this sector forever. This ambition continues to define Serax's reason for being." (from the Introduction). Impressive trade catalogue from this Belgian design firm. Clean and Fine in its white wrappers. Tall quarto, hundreds of high-quality designer offerings thruout.

$100.00

How to Sell Your Way into the Big Money
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How to Sell Your Way into the Big Money

By Vincent F. Sullivan

New York: The Citadel Press, 1954. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. A bright, very sharp copy of the 1954 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in a crisp, price-intact, Near Fine dustjacket (which includes an uncommon fold-out rear flap). Octavo, 312 pgs.

$100.00

How I Multiplied My Income & Happiness in Selling
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How I Multiplied My Income & Happiness in Selling

By Frank Bettger

New York: Prentice-Hall Publishing, 1954. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. A crisp, very nice copy of the 1954 1st edition of this wonderful throwback to the breathless, amped-up selling techniques of the post-War era. Tight and Fine in a bright, price-intact, Near Fine dustjacket. Octavo, 315 pgs., including "Frank's own 13-week self-organizer!". A superb copy.

$200.00

The Peacemaker and Its Rivals: An Account of the Single Action Colt (Review Copy)
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The Peacemaker and Its Rivals: An Account of the Single Action Colt (Review Copy)

By John E. Parsons

New York: William Morrow & Co, 1950. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. A very solid copy of the 1950 1st edition. A REVIEW COPY TO BOOT, WITH THE UNCOMMON WILLIAM MORROW REVIEW SLIP LAID-IN. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with light rubbing to the front panel and light chipping along the panel edges. Octavo, 184 pgs., including crisp black-and-white illustrations thruout.

$100.00

To Market....To Market: A Book on Advertisting and Marketing by Experts in the Profession
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To Market....To Market: A Book on Advertisting and Marketing by Experts in the Profession

By Al Collins

Highland Park, IL: Al Collins Publishing Inc, 1965. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good. A solid copy of the 1965 1st edition. Tight and VG+ in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with light chipping along the flap-folds and at the spine ends. Tall quarto, 223 pgs.

$100.00

Distribution and Transportation Handbook
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Distribution and Transportation Handbook

By Harry J. Bruce

Boston: Cahners Publishing, 1971. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. A sharp copy of the 1971 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, Near Fine dustjacket, with several small closed tears along the spine crown. Octavo, 393 pgs.

$50.00

Succeeding with What You Have (in Dustjacket)
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Succeeding with What You Have (in Dustjacket)

By Charles M. Schwab

New York: The Century Co, 1917. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Very Good. 1917 memoir/instructional by the legendary steel magnate and CEO of Bethehem Steel, IN ITS UNCOMMON PICTORIAL DUSTJACKET. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, VG example of the fragile dustjacket, with very light chipping at the panel edges and splitting starting at the front flap-fold. Still though, a very presentable copy. 12mo, 63 pgs. Dustjacket states "(24th Thousand)"

$200.00

The Petroleum Chemicals Industry

By Richard Frank Goldstein

New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1950. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Very Good. The 1950 1st American edition. Tight and Near Fine (with small former owner name at front free endpaper) in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with light chipping at the tips and at the spine ends. Thick octavo, 449 pgs., fold-out charts.

$50.00

Clothes Make the Man

By Elliott White Springs

Lancaster, PA: The Springs Cotton Mills, 1948. Decorative Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Fine. A very nice copy of this 1948 history of the Lancaster plant of The Springs Cotton Mills. Clean and Near Fine in a wonderful, Near Fine example of the Rockwell Kent (among others)-illustrated dustjacket. Octavo, 433 pgs.

$50.00

The Genius of Industrial Research

By D.H. Killeffer

New York: Reinhold Publishing, 1948. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Very Good. A solid copy of the 1948 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, price-intact, VG+ dustjacket, with just a touch of soiling to the panels. Octavo, 263 pgs.

$50.00

A Corner Stone of Colonial Commerce

By John A. Stoughton

Boston: Little, Brown, 1911. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the 2nd blank endpaper. A solid copy to boot of the 1911 1st edition. Tight and VG in its duotone cloth, with light bumping at the tips and along the bottom-edge. Former owner name at the front free endpaper, otherwise very sharp. Octavo, 91 pgs. Signed by Author.

$50.00

The Age of Spiritual Machines: When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence

By Ray Kurzweil

New York: Viking, 1999. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Fine. SIGNED BY RAY KURZWEIL on the title page. A pristine copy to boot of the 1999 5th printing. Fine in a bright, price-intact, Fine dustjacket. Octavo, 388 pgs. Signed by Author.

$50.00

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

By Malcolm Gladwell

Boston: Little, Brown, 2000. Hardcover. Collectible; Fine/Fine. SIGNED BY MALCOLM GLADWELL on the title page. A very sharp copy to boot of the 2000 6th printing. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, price-intact, Near Fine dustjacket. Octavo, 279 pgs. Signed by Author.

$50.00

Rimoldi: Knit Underwear
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Rimoldi: Knit Underwear

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Milan: S.p.A. Virginio Rimoldi & C.. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Fine. Beautiful company catalogue, published out of Milan by the S.p.A. Virginio Rimoldi & C. Employing the finest in Italian design of the late 1950s/early 60s, this highly visual catalogue is filled with wonderful color plates of state-of-the-art sewing machines--and their interiors. This particular issue focuses on the machines designed to make knit underwear and the catalogue is distributed by U.S. Blind Stitch Machine Corp. A clean, Near Fine copy in its spiral-bound, pictorial wrappers. Tall quarto, vibrant color on virtually every page.

$200.00

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