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Weird Tit-Bits - German

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, White & Allen: 1889

Seller ID: 140696

Condition: Good


Small format book with maroon cloth spine and floral decorated paper-covered boards. 4"w x 5 1/4"h. Fraying and worn corners and top and bottom of spine. Loose binding. 256 pages. No date of publication listed, but previous owner's note is dated '89. The weird tales inside: The Severed Hand by Wilhelm Hauff; The Elementary Spirit by E.T.W. Hoffmann; The Ghost-Seer by Frederick Schiller; The Fortunes of Marin Waldeck by Sir Walter Scott; The Klausenburg by Ludwig Tieck; The Bracelet (no author given); The Evil Conscience by Goethe. View more info

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Wide Awake Pleasure Book

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop & Co., Publishers:

Seller ID: 143536

Condition: Fair


No date of publication shown; circa 1880's. Worn binding with loose hinges and edge wear to cover. Previous owner's inscription inside. Interior pages clean and unmarked. Many b&w illustrations throughout. Approx. 420 pages, plus advertisements. 7 3/4"w x 8 1/4"h. View more info

Tainted Souls and Painted Faces: The Rhetoric of Fallenness in Victorian Culture (Reading Women Writing)

By: Anderson, Amanda

Price: $76.50

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 142112

ISBN: 0801481481

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

Sad Mad and Bad; Women and the Mind : A History of Women and the Mind Doctors from 1800

By: Appignanesi, Lisa

Price: $9.71

Publisher: Toronto, McArthur & Company: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139485

ISBN: 1552786765

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 532 pages. Sticker on dust jacket. View more info

Sad Mad and Bad; Women and the Mind : A History of Women and the Mind Doctors from 1800

By: Appignanesi, Lisa

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, McArthur & Company: 2007

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 123666

ISBN: 1552786765

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and interior/text is clean and free of marking of any kind. 532 pages. View more info

Rebel on the Bridge: A Life of the Decembrist Baron Andrey Rozen, 1800-84, The

By: Barratt, Glynn

Price: $22.95

Publisher: London, Elek Books: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 124411

ISBN: 0236310151

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 310 pages. View more info

History in the Mapping: Four Centuries of Adirondack Cartography a Catalog of Exhibition

By: Bourcier, Paul

Price: $44.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Adirondack Museum: 1986

Seller ID: 136801

ISBN: 091002037X

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect with very light scuffing of covers only. Spine is solid and square, binding is tight, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Catalog of the exhibition from 6/'84 -- 10/'85 . 69 pages. We are an actual bookstore of 20 years that treats its stock like books, not widgets. All shipments are packed individually in protective wrapping. View more info

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Chilton's Repair and Tune-up Guide for the Volvo

By: Chilton Book Company

Price: $42.95

Publisher: Radnor, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Chilton Book Company: 1974

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 122887

ISBN: 0801956358

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 2nd ed. Clean interior, covers show medium wear. View more info

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Concone's Fifty Singing Lessons, for the Middle Register of the Voice, with Pianoforte Accompaniment

By: Concone, Giuseppe, Author; Ganz, Wilhelm, Ed.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Edwin Ashdown, Ltd.:

Seller ID: 126022

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy, with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked. Hard library binding in marbleized pink. This book was first published in the mid-1800's, and this reprint is probably from the mid-20th century. 50 singing lessons, 99 pages. Vocalises with piano accompaniment, no lyrics. For the intermediate to advanced singing student. View more info

Revolution in Print: The Press in France, 1775-1800

By: Darnton, Robert; Roche, Daniel

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press in collaboration with the New York Public Library: 1989

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 110576

ISBN: 0520064305

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 351 pages; many illustrations. View more info

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The Hoosier School-Master: A Novel

By: Eggleston, Edward

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Orange Judd Company: 1900

Seller ID: 143666

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 218 pages, plus advertisements. 5"w x 7 1/2"h. Full green cloth boards with embossed decorations and gilt lettering on spine. With 29 b&w illustrations. "The Hoosier Schoolmaster: A Story of Backwoods Life in Indiana is an 1871 novel by the American author Edward Eggleston. The novel originated from a series of stories written for Hearth and Home, a periodical edited by Eggleston, and was based on the experiences of his brother, George Cary Eggleston, who had been a schoolteacher in Indiana. The novel is noted for its realistic depi... View more info

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Hong Kong, the changing scene: A record in Art

By: HONG KONG MUSEUM OF ART

Price: $65.45

Publisher: U.S.A., Hong Kong Urban Council / Hong Kong Museum of Art: 1980

Seller ID: 138140

ISBN: 9622150233

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light shelf wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners , text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Exhibition catalog for show at the Hong Kong Museum of Art, 8/2/80 -- 9/3/80. Oblong format, 11" wide with 58 color and b&w full page prints depicting the historical and gradual development of Hong Kong harbor and city as recorded in painting and drawing. Descriptions in Chinese and English on the L. page with the print on the R. Text/interior is spotless and printed on heavy paper. View more info

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Janet et Ses Amis

By: Hoyt, Janet Ralston Chase

Price: $75.00

Publisher: D. Appelton & Co.: 1875

Seller ID: 142772

Condition: Fair


Reddish brown cloth boards are worn around edges and have small tears and fraying. Long tear on spine and fraying at top and bottom of spine. Red, black, and gilt illustration and lettering on cover. Gilt side page ends. Text in French. Some smudges and tears on pages. ABC's, fairy tales, stories, and rhymes. Wonderful black and white illustrations on nearly every page. 78 pages. 8 1/4"w x 9 7/8"h. View more info

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Fire Engines in Color

By: Ingram, Arthur

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Co.: 1974

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 136529

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition in every respect with bright red cloth covers, sharp corners, tight, straight spine, text/interior is Fine with no blemishes of any kind. Dust jacket shows light wear, some sun fading, edge wear, chipping at corners, no tears. 235 pages in small format with many full color pages of truck and equipment, uniforms, etc. oriented to British manufacture from the early 1800's forward. View more info

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Wood and Stone Pictou, Nova Scotia

By: Jenson, L.B. / Pictou Heritage Society

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Halifax NS, Petheric Press Limited,: 1972

Seller ID: 139700

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with light shelfwear/spotting to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Spiral bound, Oblong, illustrated card covers with white plastic coil binding, unpaginated, approx. 80 pp. Pen and ink drawings of historic houses , usually one drawing every other page with short history of the house. In 1972 a survey was conducted to assess the historic architecture of the town of Pictou. Entire 19th century neighborhoods have been preserved. 140 building... View more info

A Short History of Costume & Armour 1066 -- 1800

By: Kelly, M. Francis ; Schwabe, Randolph

Price: $8.41

Publisher: David & Charles Reprints:

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 130873

ISBN: 071535700X

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. About 165 pages (paginated in two sections) with a great many b&w illustrations. View more info

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Introduction to Bibliography for Literary Students, An

By: McKerrow, Ronald B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Oxford: 1977

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 140002

ISBN: 0198181035

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 359 pages. Full black cloth boards. 5 1/2"w x 8 5/8"h. Small tears and edge wear on price-clipped dust jacket Yellowing paper. This book explains English book production up to about the year 1800, from the receipt of the author's manuscript to the issue of the final product. Illustrated. View more info

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Oltre La Posa, Immagini di Donne negle Archivi Alinari

By: No Author

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Alinari: 1984

Seller ID: 133377

ISBN: 8872920531

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. straight spine, tight, solid binding, page block has sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind except for an inscription by previous owner on title page. Exhibition catalogue including illustrations of photographs made by the Alinari studio :portraits, especially of women in traditional dress, street photography, and views of the Alinari studio. In business for 20 years, we provide excellent customer service and ship in packing material appropriate to insuring that your purchase arrives undamaged. View more info

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Now or Never or The Adventures of Bobby Bright

By: Optic, Oliver

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Hurst & Company:

Seller ID: 146064

Condition: Good


Small book bound in red cloth with gilt and color pastedown illustration on cover. Wear to cover. No date shown, circa 1900. 4 1/4"w x 6"h. 186 pages. View more info

Old Oakville: A Character Study of the Town's Early Buildings and of the Men Who Built Them

By: Peacock, David & Suzanne

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Hounslow Press: 1982

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 125709

ISBN: 0888820402

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Features buildings from the 1850 --1890's View more info