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Andromaque: Tragedie en cinq actes

By: Racine

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Paris, Calmann Levy, Editeur; Ancienne Maison Michel Levy Freres, A La Librairie Nouvelle: 1877

Seller ID: 40004

Condition: Fragile


7.25" x 4.75", 71 pages. Fragile, very old paper, chipped and soiled. Some corners missing from last page and back cover, all pages present. Andromache, in the original French. Published in France. Calmann Levy, Editeur; Ancienne Maison Michel Levy Freres, A La Librairie Nouvelle. Our book number 40004. View more info

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The Reader's Digest Twentieth Anniversary Anthology

By: Reader's Digest

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Reader's Digest Association, Pleasantville , New York: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 168

Condition: Very Good


A Selection of the most outstanding articles published in the Reader's Digest during the past twenty years (1921-1941). 123 pages. Dust Jacket has some shelf wear at the edges and spine, but is complete and legible. Dust Jacket intact, book in good condition. paper yellowed with age. View more info

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School For Scandal: A Comedy

By: Sheridan, Richard Brinsley

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York No.122 Nassau Street, (Up Stairs), Samuel French:

Edition: 1847

Seller ID: 43703

Condition: Fragile


7.5" x 4.5", 84 pages. Old and fragile, corners and edges chipped, but complete. "No. VII, Edited by Epes Sargent. School For Scandal: A Comedy, in five acts, by Richard Brinsley Sheridan. With the stage business, cast of characters, costumes, relative positions, etc. New York: Samuel French, No. 122 Nassau Street, (Up Stairs) PRICE,] [12 1/2 CTS." Sewn together. Our book number 43703. View more info

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Poems by Edward Rowland Sill

By: Sill, Edward Rowland

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA, Houghton Mifflin Company, The Riverside Press, Cambridge: 1887

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 46021

Condition: Good


7" x 4.5", 112 pages. Small mark on back endpaper in ink. Corners bumped. Good condition, clean, remarkable for such an old volume. American poet from California, writing in the 19th century. Our book number 46021. View more info

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Life And Glorious Deeds of ADMIRAL DEWEY, including A Thrilling Account of Our Conflicts With The Spaniards And Filipinos In The Orient and The Complete Story Of The Philippine Islands, Historical And Descriptive

By: Stickney, Joseph L.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: W.S. Reeve Publishing Co., Chicago, Ill.: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4006

Condition: Good


Library surplus. Shelf wear to edges of cover, slightly frayed at top of spine at back cover hinge. Photo facing the title page is missing. All other pages and photos are secure and present, That first one had been removed on purpose. Published in 1899 by W.S. Reeve Publishing Co., Chicago, Illinois. Full Title: "Life And Glorious Deeds of ADMIRAL DEWEY, including A Thrilling Account of Our Conflicts With The Spaniards And Filipinos In The Orient, and The Complete Story ... View more info

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The Knack of Selling: First -- Mapping out the Canvass

By: SYSTEM, The Magazine of Business

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Copyright by A.W. Shaw Company. SYSTEM, The Magazine of Business, Wabash & Madison, Chicago; 44-60 E. 23rd St., New York; 34 Norfolk St., Strand, London.: 1913

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 13014

Condition: Good


4.5" x 8.5". 32 pages. Cloth cover with paper label on front. Some nicks to the paper. First subject in a series of books for the 1913 salesman. "You get an order from a prospect because of what he THINKS. Signing an order or handing over money must be a VOLUNTARY operation. To be WILLING he must think certain thoughts. YOU must lead him to think those thoughts..." Good advice in our world market and economy of entrepreneurship. Cracked at the hinge in front, partial cr... View more info

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The Radio Amateur's Handbook, Eighteenth Edition, Nineteen-Forty-One

By: The Headquarters Staff of the American Radio Relay League

Price: $75.00

Publisher: American Radio Relay League, Inc., West Hartford, Connecticut, Printed in U.S.A. by Rumford Press, Concord New Hampshire: 1940

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 2011

Condition: Good


Eighteenth Edition, November 1940, 40,000 copies. No Cover. Pages are well tied and all present. Cockroaches have nibbled at the little arrows that point to the chapters reference. Additional National newsletter and hand drawn schematics tucked into the volume. From the library of one of the last century's leading Research Engineers. Sacrificial sale to get grandson of engineer through private college education. Well worn with much use. This belonged to the Radar officer... View more info

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Hunting With 'The Fox'

By: Toulouse-Lautrec, H. De

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Bruno Cassirer and Pazifsche Presse. Distributed by Faber & Faber, London: 1948

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 3043

Condition: Good


9.75" x 7.5", 67 pages. Clean copy, some wear to dust jacket. Jules Renard's Histoires Naturelles with twenty-three lithographs by H. De Toulouse-Lautrec, translated into English by T.W. Earp and G.W. Stonier. Our book number 3043. View more info

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An Introduction To The English Classics

By: Trent, William P., Hanson, Charles L., Brewster, William T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ginn And Company, Boston, The Atheneum Press, Ginn And Company Proprietors, boston, U.S.A., 1911: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 191

Condition: Good


Studies of typical classics: Novels and Romances; Vicar of Wakefield, Ivanhoe, Quentin Durward.Poems; selections from Faerie Queene, Paradise Lost, Rape of the Lock.Dramatic Poetry; Shakespeare.Narrative and Descriptive Prose; Pilgrim's Progress, Sir Roger de Coverley papers, The Sketch Book.Descriptive and Lyric Poetry; Deserted Villiage, Snowbound, Lycidas, L'Allegro, Il Penseroso, Expository and Argumentative Prose; Burke's conciliation with the Colonies, Washigton's ... View more info

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The Innocents Abroad, or The New Pilgrim's Progress

By: Twain, Mark (Clemons, Samuel Langhorn)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: American Publishing Company Hartford Connecticut: 1869

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 23508

Condition: Poor


Private collection. Copy very badly worn and paper very fragile. Many pages worn, two are missing part of the page. Front title page and frontispiece missing, I think because some neighbor of my grandfather's in Kansas stole the autograph of the author out of the book. Bonus : some collected prints of illustrations for the book. Brown cloth boards with gold embossing. Our book number 23508 View more info

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The Victrola Book of the Opera; Stories of the Operas With Illustrations & Descriptions of Victor Opera Records

By: Victor Talking Machine Comapny

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Victor Talking Machine Company, Camden New Jersey, USA: 1924

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 35002

Condition: Very Good


Seventh Edition, Rewritten and Revised. Ex-Library. Interior is very much like a new book. Slight wear to the edges and corners of the cover, wear to the top of the spine, slight water spot on the tops of the pages near the spine. Gilt Print is bright. Pictures are clear, page secure and the text clean. Dent to the right edges of the covers. Our book number 35002. View more info

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Life In The Stars, with illustrations

By: Younghusband, Sir Francis

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Printed in Great Britain by Billing and Sons, LTD. Guildford and Esher., New York, E.P. Dutton and Company: 1928

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 48000

Condition: Good


9" x 6" x 1.5", 219 pages. Frayed old book. Text clean, pictures present, spine secure. 'An exposition of the view that on some planets of some stars exist beings higher than ourselves, and on one a world-leader, the supreme embodiment of the eternal spirit which animates the whole.' with illustrations. A view of the Universe as a 'living whole'. Life here has come from elsewhere, 'God is not to be feared but to be approached--not shunned in craven terror but sought afte... View more info