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The Observers Book of Music

by Freda Dinn

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Very Good
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$8.00

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London: Frederick Warne & Co. Light wear/soiling to covers, text clean and unmarked. Pocket sized volume of descriptions of MANY instruments, and how they work. Thoroughly illus, some illus in color. Very detailed. No date, probably 1950s?. Tan Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Paul Sharp.
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Prentice-Hall Handbook Foir Writers

by Glenn Leggett, Et.al.

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Trench Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Seventh Printing
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$10.00

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Englewood Cliffs NJ: Prentice Hall, 1958. Minimal wear, name on flyleaf, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light soiling/wear. "For Beginning or Veteran Writer". Seventh printing of the second edition. Evidently a popular reference.. Seventh Printing. Blue Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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Women and Men

by Amram Scheinfeld

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Trench Books
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$24.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace, 1944. Nice sound copy, a few pencil notations throughout. Jacket quite worn at edges, complete. Appears to have been a review copy, publisher's bookplate afixed to front pastedown. "Science explains the differences between the sexes - what those differences are, how they originate, what they mean in your life". Somewhat dated, probably not very politically… Read more
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The World's Cyclopedia and Library of Universal Knowledge

by H.L. Williams

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Trench Books
Published
1884
Condition
Fair
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$20.00

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World Manufacturing, 1884. Covers somewhat worn and soiled, spine faded, inscriptions on flyleaf and second endpaper, rear hinge paper split but holding well. Nearly 800 pages, 50,000 references, 1200 illustrations. Amazing what they knew back then - and what they didn't. . Decorative Cloth. Fair.
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The Cumulative Book Index Twenty-first Annual Cumulation

by Emma Teich & Frances Nolan

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Trench Books
Published
1919
Condition
Very Good
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$35.00

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New York: H.W. Wilson, 1919. Moderate wear, soiling; sound and unmarked. "Author, Title and subject Catalog in One Alphabet of Books Published, Jan 1918 - Jun 1919". Great reference for dealers and researchers. 900+ pages, extra postage outside the US.. Brown Cloth. Very Good.
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Children's Catalog

by Ruth Giles & Dorothy E. Cook

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Trench Books
Published
1951
Condition
Good+
Edition
Eighth Edition
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$35.00

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New York: H.W. Wilson, 1951. Moderate wear, sound and unmarked. "A Dictionary Catalog of 3400 Books with Analytical Entries for 419 Books and Classified List Indicating Subject Headings." detailed reference for the dealer or researcher. Oversized, 900+ pages, extra postage outside the US.. Eighth Edition. Brown Cloth. Good+.
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The Cumulative Book Index Twenty-Fifth Annual Cumulation

by Eleanor E. Hawkins

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Trench Books
Published
1923
Condition
Good
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$30.00

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New York: H.W. Wilson, 1923. Faint stains to covers, front hingepaper split, otherwise a sound copy, unmarked. "Author, title and Subject Catalog in One Alphabet of Books Published Jul 1922 - Jun 1923." Great reference resource. 800+ pages, extrapostage outside the US.. Brown Cloth. Good.
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The Cumulative Book Index Twenty-Fourth Annual Cumulation

by Eleanor E. Hawkins

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Trench Books
Published
1922
Condition
Good+
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$35.00

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New York: H.W. Wilson, 1922. Book plates inside front cover, front hingepaper splitting, otherwise a sound, unmarked copy. "Author, Title and Subject Catalog in One Alphabet of Books Published Jul 1921 - Jun 1922". Great reference resource. 800+ pages, extra postage outside the US.. Brown Cloth. Good+.
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The Cumulative Book Index Twenty-Second Annual Cumulation

by Emma Teich et al

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Trench Books
Published
1920
Condition
Good+
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$35.00

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New York: H.W. Wilson, 1920. Moderate wear, front hingepaper splitting, otherwise sound and unmarked. "Author, Title and Subject Catalog in One Alphabet of Books Published Jun 1919 - Jun 1920." Great reference resource for dealers or researchers. 677 pages. Oversized, extra postage out side the US.. Brown Cloth. Good+.
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Shooter's Bible Gun Trader's Guide

by Paul Wahl

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Trench Books
Published
1973
Condition
Good+
Edition
Sixth Edition
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$8.00

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S. Hackensack, NJ: Shooter's Bible, 1973. Wear to covers, clean and unmarked. "Complete fully illus guide to identification of modern firearms with current market values". Prices are out of date, but the hundreds of drawings and info are very informative.. Sixth Edition. Soft Cover. Good+.
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Gun Digest Treasury

by John T. Amber

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Trench Books
Published
1961
Condition
Good+
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$8.00

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Chicago: Gun Digest, 1961. Covers worn and soiled. A sound copy, clean and unmarked text. "The best from the first fifteen years of 'Gun Digest' (1945-1960). Over 40 articles, many charts, drawings, schematics, and photos. Great resource. Oversized, extra postage outside the US.. Soft Cover. Good+/No Jacket.
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Military Small Arms of the Twentieth Century

by Ian Hogg & John Weeks

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Trench Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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Northfield, IL: Digest Books, 1973. Light wear/soiling to covers, sound copy in nice shape. "A comphrehensive illustrated history of the world's small-caliber firearms". Hundreds of B&W photos, very detailed reference book. Oversized, extra postage outside the US.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Wines How, When, and What to Serve

by Robert Marks, Edit

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Trench Books
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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New York: Schenley Import Corp., 1934. Minimal wear, clean and unmarked. Probably published as a giveaway to wine shops or consumers. Schenley was also the distributor for Bacardi, and mentions this in the last chapter. Well illus., including some photos.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Trees of North America

by Alan Mitchell

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Trench Books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
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$10.00

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New York: Facts on File, 1987. Clean and unmarked. Jacket shows minimal rubbing. Over 500 species are identified, each with full color illus. Thorough reference! 200+ pages; extra postage required outside the US.. Green Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. Illus. by David More.
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The National Parks America's Best Idea

by Dayton Duncan / Ken Burns

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Trench Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good+
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$24.00

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 2009. Minimal soiling to covers, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light rubbing. Large volume of over 400 pages outlining the history of our national parks. This is the companion volume to the PBS series. Hundreds of photos, lots of interesting tidbits of information. Extra postage outside the US.. Gray Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+.
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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

by Georges Polti

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Trench Books
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$8.00

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Boston: The Writer, 1945. Minimal wear to covers, faint stain to top of back cover, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket shows rubbing, edgewear. ".....fundamental dramatic situations upon which all fiction and drama are based.". Reprint. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Good+.
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Concise Dictionary of the American Language

by Arthur Waldhorn

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Trench Books
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good+
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$7.00

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New York: Philosophical Library, 1956. Clean and unmarked. Priceclipped jacket shows rubbing, light wear. A dictionary of words, terms, and slang that are unique to America.. Red Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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Whatever Became of?

by Richard Lamparski

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Trench Books
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Very Good
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$12.00

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New York: Crown Three volumes in the "Whatever Became of....?" series. Included are vols. two(1968), three(1971), and nine (1985). All are in nice clean, unmarked condition with minimal wear. Jackets are worn at edges and show rubbing. Hundreds of B&W photos of various personalities from the past, and what became of them. Great reference. Extra postage outside the US.. Hard… Read more
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The Devil's Dictionary

by Ambrose Bierce

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Trench Books
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$6.00

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Cleveland: World Light wear, bookplate inside front cover, unmarked. Jacket quite edgeworn, 1" chip bottom back. Reprint of the 1911 original; probably 1950's.. Reprint. Burgundy Cloth. Very Good/Fair.
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The Great Guns

by Harold L. Peterson & Robert Elman

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Trench Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good+
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$9.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1971. Exceptional condition, clean and unmarked in a lighly worn dust jacket. "The most marvelous firearms produced during the entire 700 year history of shooting". 252 pages of photos, most in color. Oversized, extra postage outside the US. . Blue Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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