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Second Course In Algebra

By: Englehardt, Fred, and Haertter, Leonard D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The John C. Winston Company: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 34010

Condition: Good


Hardcover, navy blue with embossed art deco titles. First Edition, "Algebra-Second, Printed in the U.S.A., P-7-33." Book in good condition. One Owner. Spine tight, Some white scrapes on the front cover, a dent in the spine where thumb and fingers may have grasped it while wet. Red stamped mark on the back endpaper has a man leaning against a stone, and says "Patented Sept. 22, 1925." Name of owner pencilled inside front cover. A few small marks noting whi... View more info

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Bargains in Cathay: A Comedy in One Act

By: Field, Rachel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 25 West 45th Street, New York, Samuel French: 1940

Edition: Reprinted from 1927 edition

Seller ID: 40203

Condition: Fair


7.5" x 5", 35 pages. Pamphlet form, standard play script. Worn. Folded pages with staples. All pages secure. Some notes throughout in pencil. A Comedy In One Act. Our book number 40203. View more info

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Wanted ~ A Chaperone

By: Ford, Paul Leichester

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd Mead & Company: 1902

Edition: First Edition October 1902

Seller ID: 19914

Condition: Good


8 3/4" x 6", 110 pages, Good Condition. Slight crack of front free endpaper, slight wear to top and bottom of spine and corners slightly rubbed. Gift inscription, ""Some little token etc" As Tweedlefraunch says. December 25,1902. C.F.W." A Christmas Story. Beautiful art nouveau borders on every page, Protected Illustrations as well. Gloriously beautiful novel for young people. Our book number 19914. View more info

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The Boy's Busy Book

By: Fraser, Chelsea

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 6063

Condition: Good


471 Pages, 8" x 6" x 1.5". Good condition. First edition of 1927 book with every manner of project appropriate for young people. From Sharpening your tools, knowing how to use them, things to make, decorating, gifts for the family, radio, metal, leather, paper, concrete and woodworking. Our book number 6063. View more info

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The Story of Jean Valjean, Adapted from Victor Hugo's "Les Miserables"

By: Grames, Sarah Katherine, Ph.B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, F.A. Owen Publishing Company, Dansville, N.Y.: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 762

Condition: Good


This is a 1921 version of Cliff notes. Ms. Grames has "adapted" Les Miserables into a 32 page summary of the story of Jean Valjean. The Book has a blue cloth binding with black lettering, and is held together by three staples. The condition is remarkable for a book this age, as the only loosening of the staples is in the center four pages, one sheet has begun to come loose. This book is withdrawn from the library, so it has glue residue around the base of the spine. A be... View more info

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Short Stories of the Tragedy and Comedy of Life, Vol. XVI

By: Guy de Maupassant, Henri Rene'

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Current Literature Pub. Co., New York, Copyright, 1903, by M. Walter Dunne. Entered at Stationers' Hall, London: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 821

Condition: Fine


Withdrawn from the Vinita Public Library, the only shelf wear is to the very edges of the spine and corners, and only very minor. Silver printed papers inside covers, very ornate title page claims "The Life Work of Henri Rene' Guy De Maupssant, Embracing Romance, Travel, Comedy & Verse. For the first time Complete in English. With a Critical Preface by Paul Bourget of the French Academy and an Introduction by Robert Arnot, M.A. Illustrated from Original Drawings By Emine... View more info

World's Great Literature Volume 1: Orations of American Orators, Including biographical and critical sketches

By: Hawthorne, Julian introduction

Price: $49.00

Publisher: P.F. Collier & Son, New York: 1900

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 126

Condition: Good


Very old book. ex-library. Cover cloth split for several inches onthe upper front hinge. Tissue paper loose, but present, with engraving. wear and tear to cover. Hinges split at endpapers, spine tight. all pages present. Oratons of Samuel Adams, Otis, Washington, John Adams, Patrick Henry, Hancock, Jefferson, Jay, Madison, Red Jacket, Morris, Rufus King, John Marshall, Henry Lee, Hamilton, Fisher Ames, Pinckney, John Quincy Adams, Tecumseh, Randolph, Story, Clay, Calhoun... View more info

The Border Trumpet

By: Haycox, Earnest

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, New York: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 81

Condition: Very Good


Pink Clothbound, with Maroon Panels for reverse lettering (maroon stripes with pink lettering). some shelf wear to the base of the spine, edges of covers, and corners. cover seperation at title page. all other pages, tight and clean. View more info

AUDREY

By: Johnston, Mary

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin & Co.: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21603

Condition: Very Good


Private collection. Name of great-uncle inside front cover. Published February 1902. Some fading to spine. Paper cracked at hinge behind frontspiece illustration does not compromise the integrity of the binding. Minor shelf wear. 418 pages, lightly aged. Binding tight, text very clean. View more info

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The American Boy's Workshop

By: Kelland, Clarence B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: United States, David McKay, Publisher, 604-8 Washington Square, Philadelphia: 1914

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 6064

Condition: Good/Fair


8" x 5.25", 339 pages. Worn copy, crack at hinge of front endpaper, spine sound, text clean, paper aged. The American Boy's Workshop, Each Subject By An Expert, Entirely Rewritten and Edited by Clarence B. Kelland of "The American Boy". Book I includes "The Outdoor Boy in Summer", Aquatic, Home, Winter, with three pages of indexed activities for Book I, and BOOK II addresses "The Indoor American Boy", his workshop, work-bench, room, making furniture, Christmas presents,... View more info

The Prodigal Judge

By: Kester, Vaughan

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21821

Condition: Fair


Sacrifice for survival. Private collection of Grandfather, previous owner's name on front endpapers. Old book, worn and dropped on corner, nibbles from outsides of pages by Archy the cockroach. All pages present, one loose page in the front of the book. Text clean, tissue over frontspiece intact and in good condition. Value comes from previous owner, H.K. Hibbard. Our book number 21821. Illustrations by M.Leone Bracker. View more info

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Departmental Ditties and Ballads and Barrack Room ballads by Rudyard Kipling

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company, for Review of Reviews Co.: 1915

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 21803

Condition: Good


Red Cloth Binding, revised April, 1899. Copyright 1899 by Rudyard Kipling. Hindu symbol for LIFE, swastika, above Printed Kipling signiture on frontspiece, in 1899 no negative connotation. Different Spelling in Contents 'The Rupaiyat of Omar Kal'vin.' Contents lists 94 entries. View more info

The Works of Charles And Mary Lamb, Volume VII, Letters 1821 - 1834

By: Lamb, Charles and Mary; Lucas, E. V. Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, London Methune & Co.: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4000

Condition: Very Good


Looks like a much newer book. Leather embossed title on spine is worn. Red cloth covers are in good condition, pages tight, Spine secure, some minor shelf wear to the edges and corners. From a private collection in Oklahoma. Several pages have splotches across the inside, but most are clean and clear, only aging paper. Volume VII , Letters from 1821-1834. View more info

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The Song of Hiawatha

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $75.00

Publisher: United States, Rand, McNally & CO. Publishers: 1907

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 46053

Condition: Very Good


8" x 5.25", 194 pages. 1907, no other edition listed. Clean book, gold page block, cloth on half of front and back cover, gold embossed teepee and title. Appears to have had a book plate removed from the front pase-down endpaper. Cloth on boards, small smudge on back cover. Fully Illustrated. Minnehaha Edition. Our book number 46053. View more info

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Six to One or The Scapegrace: A comedy in One Act

By: Mathews, Frances Aymar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Walter H. Baker & Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 43704

Condition: Good


7.5" x 4.75", 26 pages. Fragile play script in good condition. Paper yellowed, nick in edge of front cover, all pages present. Play is 14 pages, several pages of advertising for other plays after the script. Sewn binding. Our book number 43704. View more info

The Strength of Materials. A Text-Book For Manual Training Schools

By: Merriman, Mansfield

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York: John Wiley & Sons: 1903

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 2012

Condition: Very Good


Third Edition, Enlarged, Second Thousand, 1903. Binding and pages sound and clean. This book was part of the field library of a county engineer in Southeast Kansas and Northeast Oklahoma in the first half of the Twentieth Century, and therefore shows some shelf wear to the outside. The book , at 103 years old, is in much better condition today than said County Engineer. View more info

Merrill's English Texts, Lycidas, Comus, L'Allegro, Il Penseroso and Other Poems by John Milton

By: Milton, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Charles E. Merrill Co.: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 822

Condition: Very Good


Small Blue volume with black embossed lettering on the front cover. Withdrawn from the library, with very little library residue. In adition to the library stamps, the endpaper in the front is inscribed with the previous owner's name and her date of High School graduation, "Senior '18, V.H.S." (That would be NINETEEN- eighteen.)She also made notes in the margins in pencil. Six and one-half inches by four and one-half inches. 198 pages. A beautiful old book. View more info

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Your Life's In Danger; A Farce in One Act.

By: Morton, John Madison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Charles H. Spencer: 1867

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 44900

Condition: Good: Fragile


7.5" x 4.75", 21 pages plus two pages of advertising List of Publications available in 1867. Play script, used, notes and drawings in pencil, name of previous owner on front cover. Edges worn and some small tears, but considering the age of this little book which is practically ephemera, in good condition. Plot involves gentry and commoners. Our book number 44900. View more info

Jack The Giant-Killer And Other Stories, with many illustrations

By: Not Stated

Price: $42.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt Company, 114-120 East Twenty-third Street, NEW YORK: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6018

Condition: Very Good


Publication date is not stated, BUT the dedication on the front page is from "From Grandma Bowles To Billy Merry CHristmas 1918", which leads me to think it was at least new at that time. There is some wear to the cover, but the colors are bright and the printing clear. the pages are tight in the spine, and most of the wear is to the outer edges and coeners. "The Mother Goose Series", originally "60 Cents per copy" "A series of popular books f... View more info

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The Literary Guild Review, WINGS, February 1956

By: Packer, Joy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Literary Guild of America, Inc., Garden City, New York: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 163

Condition: Fine


Full color 12-page condensation from Valley of The Vines. Advertises the selections, bargains in bestsellers (Band of Angels, by Robert Penn Warren, Coromandel! by John Masters, etc.), Guild News (Books and Diapers, More Laurels, Authenticity, Next month.) advertises Gaylord Hauser's Guide to Intellegent Reeducing on the back cover View more info