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Through Russian Snows

by Henty, C.A.

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Published
1895
Condition
Very good
Edition
First American Edition
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$35.00

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New York: Scribner's, 1895. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very good. W. H. Overend. 8vo (19 cm). [10], 339pp, 16pp. publisher's advertising. Blue cloth covers with black/white/gilt titles to covers and spine. Stain to upper cover, wear to head/tail of spine and corners. Dark blue endpapers and dark green edges. Frontispiece with tissue, eight illustrations and three maps. Text… Read more
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London: T. Read, 1736. Hardcover. Good. 4to (12" x 7"). [6], 569pp. Brown leather covers detached but present, spine missing. Text-block tight and unmarked with title-page detached but present. Three page Alphabetical Table with at front of text-block with columns for Year, Names, Crimes, Punishments (Hang'd, Died, Plillory'd Ears cut off and imprisoned, pardoned, escaped) and Pages.… Read more
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$275.00
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A History Of Science (Five Volumes)

by Williams, Henry Smith

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Published
1904
Condition
Very good +
Edition
First Edition
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$135.00

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New York: Harper and Brothers, 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +. 8vo (8-1/2" x 5-1/2"). Five Volumes. Dark green cloth covers with gilt titles to spines. Shelf wear to covers and heads/tails of spines, text blocks tight and unmarked.
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image of English Act of Parliament from the reign of William and Mary; An Act for Continuing the Acts for Prohibiting all Trade and Commerce with France and for the Encouragement of Privateers

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London, 1692. Very good. 4to (10-1/2" x 6-3/4"). 24pp. Removed from larger volume. Complete act. Decorative cover leaf and black letter typeset, 1" wormhole to upper right head of first nine leaves, 3/8" x 4" water stain to upper right head of all pages. Prohibiting all trade and commerce with France and for encouragement of privateers to aid… Read more
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Boston: Tappan and Dennet, 1842. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo (9" x 5-1/2") Two volumes in one. Frontispiece. xviii, [blank], [1]-404. viii, 437. Blind-stamped brown cloth covers, gilt titles to spine. Wear to edges, corners bumped. Wear to head/tail of spine, 2-1/2" tear to upper edge, 1/8" chip to center of titles with all letters visible. Presentation… Read more
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The Cuban and Porto Rican Campaigns

by Davis, Richard Harding

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Published
1898
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1898. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 8vo (8" x 5") xiii, [1], 360, ( [4] publisher's ads)pp. Tan cloth covers with red and blue titles, spine and covers darkened. Three maps (2 in color-one folding, one b/w) present. Text block tight and unmarked. BAL 4529, state one.
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Peter Parley's Tales About South America; Illustrated by a Map and numerous Engravings

by Goodrich, Samuel G.

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Published
1832
Condition
Good
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$135.00

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Baltimore: Joseph Jewett, 1832. Boards. Good. 24mo (5-1/2" x 4-1/4"). i-x, 172pp. ("Catalogue of entertaining and useful books for children and youth"[167]-172). Quarter bound brown leather and brown paper boards, gilt title to spine, wear to covers and edges, corners bumped. Head 2" of free endpaper missing, children's (?) letters to verso of map, rest of text… Read more
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The History Of Charles XII

by Voltaire

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Published
1811
Condition
Good
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$55.00

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Otsego. New York: H. 7 E. Phinney, 1811. Hardcover. Good. 16mo (6-1/2 x 4"). 375pp. Brown leather covers, wear to head/tail of spine, joints, edges and corners. Library (Watervllle) ownership sticker (#26, 2" x 3") on paste-down endpaper, missing front free endpaper. PO name, price to title page, pages age browning. OCLC 926065493.
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Mein Kampf

by Hitler, Adolph

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Published
1939
Condition
Good
Edition
Later printing
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$45.00

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New York: Reynal and Hitchcock, 1939. Later printing. Hardcover. Good. 8vo (8" x 5-1/2"). xxxvi, 1003pp. Red cloth covers, spine missing all but title. Head/tail of spine, corners, edges and joints worn. Gift inscription (no date) to a prominent member of the J.W.V. by post #164 wishing him a speedy recovery, rest of text block tight and unmarked.… Read more
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The Life Of Marie Antoinette (Four Volumes)

by De La Rocheterie, Maxime (translated by Cora Hamilton Bell)

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Published
1893
Condition
Very good +
Edition
Privately Printed
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$1,750.00

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New York: John Wilson & Son, 1893. Privately Printed. Hardcover. Very good +. 4to (10" x 7"). Vol. I xxii, 125pp., Vol. II 128-354., Vol. III ix, [1] 2-164pp., Vol. IV [1], 166-377pp. 110 of 160 copies on large paper. The original title-pages have been removed and newly (1893) printed title-pages supplied. Extended from two volumes to four… Read more
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Guerlain

by Fellous, Colette

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Published
1989
Condition
Very good
Edition
First English Language Edition
ISBN
9782207233986
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$45.00

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Paris: Denoel, 1989. First English Language Edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. 4to (13" x 9-1/2"). 174pp. Light blue cloth. Text block tight and unmarked. Dj in Mylar.
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Memoirs of Barras Member of the Directorate (4 volumes)

by Barras, Paul ; Duruy, George, (ed.) ; Roche, C.E.(translator)

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Published
1895
Condition
Very good
Edition
First American Edition
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$45.00

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New York: Harper and Brothers, 1895. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo (9" x 6"). Four Volumes, various paginations. Lightly soiled tan cloth covers, spines darkened, t.e.g., uncut with some leaves unopened. Text blocks tight and unmarked.
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Napoleon Intime

by Levy, Arthur

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Very good
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$95.00

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Privately printed for subscribers only. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo (9" x 6"). vii, 223pp. Half-bound in green leather with blue/green marbled covers and endpapers, gilt titles to spine. Top edge gilt. Text block tight and unmarked.
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Dem Toten die Ehre

by Below, Ludwig

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Published
1926
Condition
Very good
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$55.00

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Munich, Germany: Bayerischer Volks-Verlag, 1926. Hardcover. Very good. 4vo (10" x 8"). [8] 416pp. Blue cloth covers, silver gilt to upper cover and spine, spine faded, 1/8" x 1/8" hole (board visible) in 1-1/2" x 3/4" stain to upper cover. Pages browned, case binding loose but attached, missing colored first day cover.
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The Private Life of Lady Hamilton

by Flament, Albert

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Published
1929
Condition
Very good +
Edition
Collector's Edition
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$150.00

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New York: Louis Carrier & Co, 1929. Collector's Edition. Hardcover. Very good +. 12mo (7-1/4" x 5"). [2 blank, half-title, limitation page], [8]-195, [4 advertisements] pp. 98/500, Bound by Riviere in blue calf, spine faded, five bands blue & red leather labels, A.e.g. Marbled endpapers, text block tight and unmarked.
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The Nile Tributaries Of Abyssinia; And The Sword Hunters Of The Hamran Arabs

by Baker, Samuel W.

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Published
1868
Condition
Very good
Edition
First American Edition
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$450.00

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Philadelphia & London: Lippincott & Macmillan, 1868. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo (8-1/2" x 6"). [7], xxii [2], 596 pp. Half-bound (possibly rebound) in brown leather with marbled covers, edges and endpapers. Corners bumped and showing cardboard. Front and back endpapers split at hinges, yet spine and text block firmly attached. Both maps present. text block… Read more
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Watch Officer's Guide; 10th edition

by Arnheiter, Marcus, A.

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Published
1967
Condition
Very good
Edition
Advance Reading Copy
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$95.00

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Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1967. Advance Reading Copy. Wraps. Very good. 12mo (7-1/4" x 5"). 305pp. 1967 UNPUBLISHED copy of 10th edition. No cover, bound gatherings only. Revised by Lt. Commander Markus A. Arnheiter but apparently never published. Commander Arnheiter was relieved of command of USS Vance (DE-387) after only 99 days in command (3/31/66). Includes a… Read more
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Glacier Pilot

by Day, Beth

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Published
1957
Condition
Very good +
Edition
Later printing
ISBN
9780030269356
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$75.00

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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1957. Later printing. Hardcover. Very good +/very good. 8vo (9' x 6"). 348pp. Inscribed (with drawing) on verso of free endpaper and half-title by Bob Reeve (subject of book) to William P. Gwinn (retired president of United Techologies-owner of Pratt and Whitney) "very old friend....retirement from UAC". Wear to head of spine,… Read more
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Napoleon in Exile Volumes I and II

by Young, Norwood

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Published
1915
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Philadelphia: John C. Winston, 1915. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo (9-1/4" x 6-1/4"). 347pp. ; 368pp. Green cloth with upper cover titles/medallion, spine and top edge gilt. Both volumes frontispiece detached but present, light foxing. Vol. II bookseller sticker ($10.00) attached to paste-down endpaper. Both volumes in Mylar protective covers.
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