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Los Indios de Tepoztlan (Mexico)

by FIELD, Henry

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Published
1954
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Good
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Coral Gables: University of Miami Press, 1954. Softcover. Good. First edition. Text in Spanish. Printed buff self-wrappers. Owner's light stamp and signature on front wrap, text block is loose in the wrappers, small tears and chips, a good copy.
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The Papers of Benjamin Franklin: Volume 9.January 1, 1760 through December 31, 1761

by LABAREE, Leonard W., edited by

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Published
1966
Condition
Fine
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1966. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First edition. Octavo. xxvi, 429pp. Volume nine only. Illustrated in black and white. Just about fine in a price-clipped, very good dustwrapper with a toned spine and moderate soiling and wear. Covers the period January 1, 1760 through December 31, 1761.
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Bad or, The Dumbing of America

by FUSSELL, Paul

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Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780671676520
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New York: Summit Books, 1991. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Foxing on top page edges, spine slightly cocked, near fine in a near fine dustwrapper with spine sunned.
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Toward the Morning

by ALLEN, Hervey; (Andrew Wyeth)

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Published
1948
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Good
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New York: Rinehart & Company, 1948. Hardcover. Good. First edition. Octavo. Illustrated with a frontispiece plate reproducing a painting by Andrew Wyeth. Publisher's beige cloth over boards. Front hinge is tender (holding firm), modest toning, an attractive good or better copy.
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WWI Honorable Discharge for Black Soldier Seth Jennett

by (JENNETT, Seth)

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Unbound. Good. Single leaf partially printed on each side. Old folds, with tears at the edges of the folds, about good. Discharge of Private Seth Jennett (Colored) of the 810th Pioneer Infantry, made at Camp Greene, North Carolina. Jennett's character is listed as "Excellent" with "No AWOL or absence" and entitled to travel pay to Plymouth, North Carolina.… Read more
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Early Base Ball Tintype, Circa 1880

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Unbound. Near Fine. Sixth plate tintype. Approximately 2.25" x 3.50". Left-hand corners clipped not affecting the image, presumably to fit into an album page, else near fine. Two young boys, probably young teens, stand uniformed with "R.S." on their shirts; one holding a bat, another a ball. Between them a toddler, presumably a batboy, stands on a chair… Read more
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image of (Small handbill): Doctor Dean's Patent Vegetable Rheumatic Pills, Prepared by Ezra Dean, Cambridge, Mass., Fornerly of Bideford, Maine

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Cambridge: Ezra Dean, 1843. Unbound. Very Good. A single leaf folded to make four pages, the finished size approximately 4.5" x 7.75". A little misfolded, small nicks and tears at the edges, very good. Standard promotional piece with testimonials to the efficacy of the pills, the latest dated in 1843. Bears the facsimile signature of Dean.
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image of (Program): Meet Roy L. Hill, Author of Forty-Nine Poems at a Reception given by Atlantic Community College... Mays Landing, N.J.

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Mays Landing, N.J.: Atlantic Community College, 1969. Unbound. Near Fine. Single orange card leaf folded to make four pages. Photographic portrait of Hill on front wrap. Near fine. Provides a biography of the African-American poet Hill, and several excerpts from his poetry. Hill was a professor at the College at the time.
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Stern Fathers 'neath the Mould: The Lovecraft Family in Rochester

by SQUIRES, Richard D. (H.P. Lovecraft)

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Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
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(West Warwick, Rhode Island): Necronomicon Press, 1995. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Small quarto. 60pp. Illustrated; family trees. Stapled illustrated wrappers. Faint crease in one corner of front wrap, near fine.
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War Reminiscences of Columbus, Mississippi and Elsewhere 1861-1865

by Columbus Chapter U.D.C.

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Published
1961
Condition
Fine
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West Point, Mississippi: Stephen D. Lee Chapter No. 34, U.D.C. Printed by West Point Printing & Office Supply, 1961. Softcover. Fine. First edition. Octavo. 34pp. Photographic illustrations. Stapled illustrated gray wrappers. Fine. Memoirs and personal reminiscences of the Civil War, many by local women, presumably some of them not collected elsewhere. Uncommon.
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A Jewel of the Seas

by KAUFMAN, Jessie

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Published
1912
Condition
Near Fine
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Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1912. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Color illustrations by Gayle Porter Hoskins. Beige cloth illustrated in blue, green, and white. Very tidy and contemporary owner's name on front fly, the white spine lettering the slightest bit rubbed but easily readable and much better than usual. Relatively early book of social life if Hawaii. … Read more
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Where Do I Go From Here?: The Life Story of a Forger

by BENTON, Roger as told to Robert O. Ballou

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Published
1936
Condition
Fine
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New York: Lee Furman, 1936. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First edition. Introduction by Warden Lewis E. Lawes. About fine in very good dustwrapper with a chip at the top of the front panel, and some modest overall wear. Attractive copy.
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An Atlantic City Ablum: Photographs, 1913-1925

by KATZ, Judith Nina and Chester Perkowski, edited by

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
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Atlantic City, New Jersey: The Chelsea Press, 1979. Softcover. Near Fine. Special gift edition. Oblong quarto. Pictorial wrappers. First page loose, edges lightly rubbed, near fine. Laid in is an unused postcard with image of the Boardwalk Regency in Atlantic City.
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The One Hoss Shay With its Companion Poems How the Old Horse Won the Bet & The Broomstick Train

by HOLMES, Oliver Wendell; Howard Pyle, illustrator

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Published
1892
Condition
Good
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£33.38

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Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1892. Hardcover. Good. Octavo. 78 [2] leaves, with illustrations by Howard Pyle. Publisher's suede leather over boards stamped in dark brown, gilt lettering on spine, dark green endpapers, top edge gilt. The leather binding is rubbed and worn at the edges of the boards, title page is lightly foxed, a… Read more
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Profile of Genius: Poor Richard Pamphlets: [8 Pamphlets Only]

by GOODMAN, Nathan G., edited by

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Published
1938
Condition
Near Fine
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Philadelphia: The Franklin Institute, 1938. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. A nearly complete set with eight volumes out of nine present, lacking volume one. Stapled wrappers with light edgewear and fingerprints on wrapper of volume eight, near fine housed in the original cardboard slipcase with some chipping and tears on the top edge, about very good. Lacking volume… Read more
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The One Hoss Shay With its Companion Poems How the Old Horse Won the Bet & The Broomstick Train

by HOLMES, Oliver Wendell; Howard Pyle, illustrator

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Published
1892
Condition
Very Good
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Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1892. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. 78 [2] leaves, with illustrations by Howard Pyle. Publisher's suede leather over boards stamped in dark brown, gilt lettering on spine, dark green endpapers, top edge gilt. The leather binding is rubbed and worn at the edges of the boards and head of spine, very… Read more
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A Philosophy of Labor

by TANNENBAUM, Frank

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Published
1951
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Good
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1951. Hardcover. Good. First edition. Octavo. 199, [1]pp. Bleached spots on blue cloth, boards a bit bowed, a good only copy lacking the dustwrapper.
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Social-Documentary Photography in the USA

by DOHERTY, R.J.

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780817403164
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Garden City, New York: AMPHOTO, 1976. Softcover. Very Good. First American edition. Quarto wrappers. 92pp. Preliminary pages loose, edges rubbed, very good. Photographic contributions by Jacob Riis, Lewis W. Hine, Dorothea Lange, Walker Evans, Arthur Rothstein, Marion Post, Carl Mydans, Ben Shahn, Jack Delano, Russell Lee, Palmer, Gordon Parks, Paul Carter, John Collier, and John Vachon.
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The Fertility of the Land

by ROBERTS, Isaac Phillips

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Published
1917
Condition
Very Good
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1917. Hardcover. Very Good. Fourteenth edition. Octavo. 421 [8, ads] pp. Illustrated in black and white. Owner name and stamp on front fly, binding with soil and wear, spine toned, sound and just about very good. "A summary sketch of the relationship of farm-practice to the maintaining and increasing of the productivity of… Read more
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Hartford: Daniel Burgess & Co. and Spalding and Storrs, 1835. Softcover. Very Good. First edition. Large quarto. 12 handcolored maps, six double-paged. Printed pale yellow or buff wrappers. Light stain in upper right hand corner of front cover and first two leaves, just touching the very margins of the first map, tiny nicks and tear on front wrap,… Read more
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