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Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures with an Introduction by Sir Arthur Quiller Couch (With Dust Jacket) by Arthur Rackham

Dust jacket has wear along the edges with small tears. There is a piece of tape on the spine along with reinforcement tape inside of dust jacket. Bottem edge of HC is bent. Dust jacket has some scratches and some creasing. Reinforcement binding was added …

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$500.00


Echoes From Russia by Lascelle Meserve Basily

This is a small book of poetry by Madame de Basily in English. Her story can be read on the Hoover Institution website. She is American born and the donor of the items in the Nicolas de Basily room. This book was published in Paris the year after her marr…

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$500.00


Ridgway's Paratroopers: The American Airborne in World War II by Blair, Clay

First Edition Association Copy Inscribed by General Ridgway, not the Author. Book and Dust Jacket in Near Fine condition. Inscribed, "To (recipient) Matt Ridgway General U.S. Army Retired 23(can't make out)85. Ships With Delivery Confirmation.…

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$400.00


Portrait and Biographical Album of WILL COUNTY, ILLINOIS containing Full Page Portraits and Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the County 1890 by Chapman Brothers

Book is in Near Fine condition but leather cover is fragile/Fair. All around gilt, spine is very worn and the hinges are cracked with the covers almost detached. 771 pages plus transportation. Also includes portraits and biographies of all the presidents …

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$325.00


The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith M. B

Some gilt left on framed figures and page ends. The top corner is black and the rest is brown. There is a corner water stain and a lot of foxing. The end page and back board has pencil coloring along with several other pencil markings. 288 pp. No other p…

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$299.00


Bibliotheca De Autores Espanioles Romancero General, Vol. 16, circa 1851 by D.M. Rivadenyra, Calle De Jesus Del Valle, Num. 6

Initials J. V.Jr. on spine. Inside VG+, boards chipped with a backside crease and a very worn corner.  Please see title page photo for complete title description.  Book is in SPANISH circa 1851.…

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$289.00


Laws of the State of Illinois Enacted by the Forty-Fifth General Assembly at the Adjourned Session 1907 - 1908 by The General Assembly of The State of Illinois

Book is complete . Foxing and water stained . Boards are soiled . Previous owner's name in pencil on free end paper . Joint Resolution 22 passed during this session as well as the state tree and flower was enacted , Senate Bill 597. Book hinges are i…

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$225.00


Numbers and Losses in the Civil War in America 1861 - 1865 by Thomas L. Livermore

The first edition with errata slip glued in on the spine side only. Contains casualties and losses for both the Union and Confederate Armies. There is a statistical table for each battle fought during the civil war. Spine is split at the front with ffep l…

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$225.00


Around A World On Fire by Karl E. Kassowitz

This is a rare book which has been signed by the author dated Christmas, 1936. The previous owner put their name and address in Pencil on the same FFEP. The only other copy I found was a gift to the ACP American College of Physicians Library. I found othe…

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$225.00


Fisher's Installments at Simple Interest (Amortization Tables) FISHER'S SALESMAN'S SAMPLE by John Irvine Fisher

Historical significance by the inventor, author and publisher. Hardcover book is 48 pages, no dust jacket, ink spot on cover, worn around the edges and corners. The exterior pages are red. The sales brochure was designed to fit inside the book. No others …

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$200.00


Baking & Cooking Monographs (Calumet Baking Powder Co. Chicago) by Helen Harrington, Downing Director of Home Economics

Contains announcements to home economics teachers with how to order the lessons along with revised score cards of Miss Bevier University of Illinois and references such as The Boston Cooking School. No writing in the notes pages. Includes: 1. A Lesson on…

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$200.00


The Twenty Cases of Filial Piety by In Cantonese unable to read

An accordian style book with wood covers. Front side appears to have some water damage. Twenty cases each has a hand colored illustration, two per page. Appears to be water color and colored pencil on silk with a silk background. Outside dimensions 8 1/4"…

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$199.99


The Principles of Sanitary Tactics A Handbook on the use of Medical Department Detachments and Organizations in Campaign 1917 Edition by Edward Lyman Munson

Antiquarian Bookstore stamp on flyleaf. Corner is torn and missing from the front end page and title page beneath. There is a wide piece of binding tape attached to the inside cover, front and back, which looks like it used to hold something. No dj. HC is…

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$199.99


Mississauga Where the River Speaks with AUTOGRAPH by Skeoch, Alan

SIGNED Name only on title page which is the front end page. Book Near Fine/Tight Binding but has rubbed corners. Wrapper VG, has some wear.…

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$195.00


Ariel by Sylvia Plath

Copyright ends at 1965, No Edition, No Printing Stated. Last page has 72-73-74-75 10 9. The American Edition is the Second Edition. This is a First American Edition with a 1972 (later) Printing. The dust jacket has some soiling with tears at edges of th…

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$195.00


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