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Industrial Newark

by Karschner, Terry et. Al.

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Published
1985
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1985. 197 pp plus index, with maps, other plates. Printed on one side of each page. Compiled for the Fourteenth Annual Conference of the Society for Industrial Archeology, May, 1985. Newark, NJ's industrial history.. Spiral Bnd Pctrl Card Covers. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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Some Effects of the Depression on the Negro in Northern Cities in Science & Society, Fall, 1938 (full volume)

by Frazier, E. Franklin

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1938
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Very Good
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New York: Science and Society, 1938. Full issue of Science & Society, A Marxian Quarterly, with others essays on the Great Depression, Archibald MacLeish, etc. 140 pp. Frazier essay is 11 pages.. Red Printed Card Covers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Legal Problems of the European Economic Community and the European Free Trade Association

by Various; Preface By Sir Kenneth Diplock

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1961
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Good Plus
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First American Ed,
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New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1961. Report of a Conference, Sept. 20 and 30, 1960 under joint auspices of Federal Trust for Education and Research, British Institute International & Comparative Law, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. EFTA was historically one of the two dominant western European trade blocs, now much smaller and closely associated with its historical competitor, the European… Read more
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The Story of Warrant No. 1. The First of a Series of Short Stories on Money and Banking

by Unknown

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1954
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Good Plus
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New York: Bank of New York, 1954. 1st in the series from the Bank of New York, with an insert from the bank included. Folding pamphlet with with 4 pages plus covers. Light soiling on pictorial covers. A brief account of the first $20,000 loan made to the new federal government in 1789. No date, estimated at 1954.. Soft… Read more
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Rapport Presente a S. Exc. M. Le Gerant Du Ministere Des Finances

by M. Le Conseiller Prive De Thoerner

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1881
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Fair -
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St-Petersbourg: Imprimerie Trenke & Fusnot, 1881. Author of the report was a "Delegue de la Russie a la Conference Monetaire Internationale de Paris." Inscribed in ink at top of front cover: "a Monesieur Evarts, ....Secretaire d'Etat des Etats Unis et Delegue de Etats Unis d'Amerique a la Conference Monetaire." Inscribed to the Secretary of State of the United States. Edge… Read more
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London: T. Cadell, 1772. TO WHICH ARE ADDED, FOUR ESSAYS ON DIFFERENT SUBJECTS IN THE DOCTRINE OF LIFE-ANNUITIES AND POLITICAL ARITHMETICK. ALSO, AN APPENDIX, CONTAINING A COMPLETE SET OF TABLES; PARTICULARLY, FOUR NEW TABLES, SHEWING THE PROBABILITIES OF LIFE IN LONDON, NORWICH, AND NORTHAMPTON; AND THE VALUES OF JOINT LIVES. THE SECOND EDITION, WITH A SUPPLEMENT, CONTAINING ADDITIONAL OBSERVATIONS AND… Read more
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Frederick W. Taylor Father of Scientific Management (two volumes)

by Copley, Frank Barkley

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1923
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Near Fiine
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First and Original Edition
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New York and London: Harper and Brothers, 1923. Life of the mechanical engineer considered the father of time management and management consultancy. In excellent conditon; unmarked with slight darkening outer tips of pages, else bright copy. With inserted card of "Rear-Admiral Goodrich United States Navy." 1st ed. 2 Vols. xxviii, 467; vii, 472 pp. Frontises., illus., portraits . First… Read more
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Digest of the Decisions of the Second Comptroller of the Treasury, Vol. III, from 1884 to 1893. B. K Gilkeson, Second Comptroller

by Kern, Josiah Quincy

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1893
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Good Plus
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Original Edition
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1893. Errata sheet inserted. Ink name on title page--H. B. Osgood. 508 pp. Bottom spine covering pulled. Overall clean, tight. Original edition, not a modern reprint.. Original Edition. Sheep, Leather Labels. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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AUSTIN ORGANS

by Ochse, Orpha

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2001
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Fine
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First Edition Assumed
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9780913499184
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Organ Historical Society, 2001. xii, 626 pp. Through more than a century, the style of Austin organs has echoed general trends in American musical taste. Those trends and the political and economic situations that molded the 20th-century organ bring to sharper focus a comprehension of the past century’s music, musicians and organs. Major organbuilders associated with Austin include Robert Hope-Jones,… Read more
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Hartford, Conn.: The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co., 1981. Originally privately published in 1943 by Louise E. Terry. The Edward Clinton Terry story traces The Terry Steam Turbine Company history from the early days when the Terry family first arrived in Connecticut [in 1650] through 1981, Terry's 75th Anniversary year. Binder's error with 8 sheets bound in upside down. With… Read more
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Du Commerce Lectures Commerciales

by Renault, E.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1924
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Very Good
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London et. Al.: Oxford University Press, 1924. 190 pp. on business and commerce and trade with various countries. Appears to be a first edition.. Dark Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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New York: William B. Dana Company, 1918. Massive tome. 1306 pp. With sections on Banks, railways, industrial, electric trailways, states and cities. Clean, tight condition with reinforced hinges. Will require extra shipping.. Tan Buckram BlckLeather Labels. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Coming Future A Prescription

by Dreher, Carl

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1943
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1943. Light soiling on DJ, no tears. 319 pp. Clean, unmarked copy. Economics; Capitalism; World War II.. First Edition. Orange Cloth. Very Good Plus/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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American Optical Company

by Wells, George W.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1909
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Very Good
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Southbridge, MA: Quinabaug Historical Society, 1909. History of the Americal Optical Company, presented in three (3) leaflets, with 46 pages of text and extensive glossy plates from photos. Papers were read at meetings of the Society on April 26 and November 29, 1909. The Wells family founded the company in Southridge, MA. Scarce titles.. Paper Covers. Very Good. 8vo… Read more
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The Stork Joins the Blue Eagle

by Margaretten, Fred'k M., M. D.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1934
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Good Plus
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First Edition
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Brooklyn, NY: Wamba Printery, 1934. Frontis. of President Roosevelt standing on Capitol with the Blue Eagle NRA on one side and stork on the other. 12 mo. Other amusing color plate cartoons. 154 pp. Political and medical satire. Orange cloth, with water ring on front cover, light soiling. Contents clean. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by… Read more
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A Land-Lover and His Land

by McCulloch-Williams, Martha

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Published
1909
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Good
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First and Limited Edition
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Armonk, Westchester County, New York: Privately Published, 1909. Limited edition of 200 copies, this no. 71. B & W plates from photos about the farm of Elijah W. Sells in northern Westchester county. Obituary of Sells pasted in rear. Sells was a partner in Haskins & Sells, responsible for revising the accounting system of the U. S. government… Read more
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The Great Delusion Some Facts About Government in Business

by Greenwood, Ernest

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1933
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Very Good
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First Edition Stated
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New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1933. xxi, 238 pp. Foreword by George F. Oxley. About Socialism, the Great Depression, and Capitalism.. First Edition Stated. Blue Cloth, Paper Labels. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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James Richard Carter January 2, 1849--September 13, 1923

by Anon

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Published
1924
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Good Plus
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First Edition
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Cambridge, MA: Privately Printed, 1924. 71 pp. Pasted in photographs and photographic plates. Printed on heavier stock deckled edge paper. Handsome book about a business and civic leader in Boston. Contents are in fine condition. Binding has some soiling top to front cover, light edge wear. Cloth spine, Gilt lettered paper on boards.. First Edition. Hard Cover.… Read more
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Production for Use

by Loeb, Harold

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1936
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Very Good -
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First and Original Edition
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New York: Basic Books, Inc., 1936. Loeb"s conclusions as the Chairman of the National Survey of Potential Product Capacity. 106 pp. with charts, b & w drawings. Dramatic black silhouette of factories against orange background, with a couple of tears top edges of spine. Book is bright, clean, tight. Part of the "Technocracy" movement. A figure in Paris' expatriate community.… Read more
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