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cover of Birds of Clinton County

Birds of Clinton County

by Mitchell, Charles W., and Krueger, William E.

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Published
1997
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Fine
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2nd Edition
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Elizabethtown, NY: High Peaks Audubon Society, 1997. 2nd edition. A guide to the birds of Clinton County in northeastern New York state. A rich birding area that includes a portion of the vast Adirondack Park and is bounded by Lake Champlain and Vermont to the east and the Canadian border and Quebec to the north. With birding routes, maps, photos,… Read more
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cover of The Birds of the Malay Peninsula, Singapore and Penang. An account of all the Malayan species, with a note of their occurrence in Sumatra, Borneo, and Java and a list of the birds of those islands

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London: Oxford University Press, 1951. 1st edition. Signed by both the author and illustrator. A useful guide in non-technical language for everyone from beginning birdwatchers to experienced birders and ornithologists. With 16 plates in color and b&w, a map, and 54 figures in the text. Green clothbound hardcover in dustwrapper with clear archival cover. xiv, 282 pp., appendices, glossary of… Read more
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cover of A Comparative Grammar of the Teutonic Languages. Being at the same time an historical grammar of the English language, and comprising Gothic, Anglo-Saxon, early English, modern English, Icelandic (old Norse), Danish, Swedish, old high German, middle high German, modern German, old Saxon, old Friesian, Dutch

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London: Macmillan and Co., 1870. 1st edition. A history of the development and structure of the English language. Sturdy 8vo hardcover in textured red cloth. xviii, (2), 525, (1) pp. Charts, diagrams. VG with light wear, some marks to the spine. Foxing of the first few pages, but text is generally clean throughout. Sound binding and hinges. New, clear archival… Read more
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cover of Simple Custom

Simple Custom

by Moncreiffe, Iain and Pottinger, Don

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Published
1954
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Very Good
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Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson and Sons Limited, (1954.) Second printing. An amusing account of customs and manners from their ancient origins to the present-day. Contents include: Convention; Rites; Pastimes; Clothes; Manners; Politics; and Morals. Delightfully illustrated throughout in color. By the authors of Blood Royal and Simple Heraldry. 63 pp. 4to clothbound hardcover. VG in VG dust jacket with clear… Read more
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cover of Hindusthani Music: An Outline of its Physics and Aesthetics

Hindusthani Music: An Outline of its Physics and Aesthetics

by Ranade, G.H.

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Published
1951
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Very Good
Edition
2nd Edition
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[Bombay: University of Bombay] 1951. 2nd edition, revised and enlarged. First published 1939. VG hardcover; no dust jacket. Includes material on the evolution of Indian music; the physical laws of musical sound; the progression from oral tradition to folk and classical music; the unities and aesthetics of Indian music, etc. 12mo, 7.5 by 5 inches. ix, 204 pp., with bibliography… Read more
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cover of Flowers in Britain

Flowers in Britain

by Brimble, L.S.F.

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Published
1944
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1st Edition
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London: Macmillan, 1944. 1st edition. A guide to the wild, ornamental, and economic flora of Britain. Written to accommodate everyone from the amateur gardener to the professional botanist. Numerous b&w photos and 18 color plates. x, 393 pp., with general index and index of botanical names. 8vo clothbound hardcover in color dust jacket. VG/VG with modest wear and tear to… Read more
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cover of Wallace Stevens Checklist and Bibliography of Stevens Criticism

Wallace Stevens Checklist and Bibliography of Stevens Criticism

by MORSE, Samuel French (et al.)

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Published
1963
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Near Fine
Edition
2nd Edition
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Denver: Alan Swallow, (1963.) 2nd edition. The standard bibliography of American poet Wallace Stevens (1879-1955.) 98 pp. 8vo. Near Fine in dust jacket with clear archival cover. Clean and unmarked.
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cover of History of Gargoyle: 1895-1985 (Williams College)

History of Gargoyle: 1895-1985 (Williams College)

by Gargoyle Alumni Association

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Published
1988
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Edition
4th Edition
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NY: Gargoyle Alumni Association, (1988.) 4th edition. A history of the Gargoyle Society at Williams College. First published in 1921 and previously revised in 1940 and 1955. This edition with directory of members from 1895 to 1989. Purple clothbound hardcover, gilt title lettering and seal. 8vo. 9.25 by 6 inches. 130 pp. B&W photos. Near Fine. Clean and securely bound.
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