Report on Exhibit of the United States National Museum at Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo New York, 1901

True, Frederick W., et al. / Washington: GPO, 1901
From the Report of the United States National Museu, for 1901, pages 177-231, with seventy-two plates; ex library in later cloth still sound and good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: fairs and expositions, Pan-American Exposition, CRN

Item #: 696515

$41.17

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Arquivos do Servico Florestal. (Voumes 1-10, 1939-1956)

Brasil. Ministerio da Agricultura. / Rio de Janeiro: 1939
Volumes 1 through 10 only; quarto, plates, illustrations in text; now in two later cloth bindings with oiginal paper sides retained, library markings else very good. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: botany, Brazil

Item #: 698570

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$406.98

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The Nature, Obligation, and Efficacy, of the Christian Sacraments, considered; In Reply to a Pamphlet; intituled, An Answer to the Remarks upon Dr. Clarke's Exposition of the Church-Catechism. ...

Waterland, Daniel. / London: Printed by Sam. Aris for John Crownfield 1730
As also the Comparative Value of Moral and Positive Duties distinctly Stated and Cleared. By the Author of the Remarks.; first edition; small octavo, 88 pp.; age staining, margins cut down but not close, light extraction roughness at spine and no in self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Church of England, catechisms, BRN

Item #: 700547

$44.19

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Psyche, Organ of the Cambridge Entomological Club. Vol. 2. 1877-1879

Dimmock, George, & H. Pickman Mann, eds. / Cambridge: Cambridge Entomological Club, 1883
Volume 2 only (January 1877 through December 1878; Whole Numbers 33 through 68), [general title leaf], 309 (including the Systematic Index), [1], 21 (Alphabetical Index and errata) pp., the Psyche Advertiser leaves bound in at end but missing a few; library markings and later cloth, still a sound good+ copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of science, entomology, DDX

Item #: 707212

$63.71

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Vias del pacĂ­fico al Madre de Dios. Publicacion de la junta de Vias Fluviales

Peru. Junta de Vias Fluviales. / Lima: Imprenta de El Lucero Baquijano. 1902
first edition; large quarto, 189, [5] pp., 3 folding tables, 5 folding color maps in pocket at end, illustrations in text; minor library markings, orange pictorial paper wrappers faded and split at spine, text age toned, the paper pocket broken but maps not damaged, good+ only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Peru, rivers, exploration, Rio Tambopata, Rio Inambari, CRN

Item #: 716958

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$133.02

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American State Papers. Documents of the Congress of the United States from the First Session of the Eighteenth Congress to the First Session of the Twentieth Congress. [Class III} on Finance. Volume V.

Dickins, Asubry, & James C. Allen, eds. / Washington: Gales & Seaton, 1859
Class 3, Volume 5 only; narrow folio, ix, [1], 1143, xv (index) pp.; ex library, original binding poor and needs replacement, early and late leaves shaken, general age toning, reading copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, economic history, BWK

Item #: 730226

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Histoire generale de Paris. Epitaphier du vieux Paris. Recueil general des inscriptions funeraires ... Tome III. Chartreux - Saint-Etienne-du-Mont. Nos. 981 a 1511.

Raunie, Emile, ed. / Paris: Imprimerie Nationale 1901
third volume of this sub-series only; first edition, folio (leaves slightly taller than 33 cm.), xv, [1], 671, [2] pp., illustrated; original paper covered boards (dated 1899) faded at spine and lightly rubbed, book label and signature of Professor Astrik L. Gabriel, general age toning to interior; Recueil general des inscriptions funeraires des eglises, couvents, colleges, hospices, cimetieres et charniers depuis le Moyen age jusqu'a la fin du XVIIIe siecle.. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Paris, France, epitaphs, funerary inscriptions, genealogy, ndz

Item #: 730230

$68.71

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L'Histoire notable de la Floride situee es Indes Occidentales. Contenant les trois voyages faits en icelle par certains Capitaines et pilotes francois, descrits par le capitaine Laudonniere ...

Laudonniere, Rene Goulaine de, et al. / Paris: Jannet 1853
16mo (leaves slightly shorter than 15 cm.), [4], xvi, 228 pp.., later dark brown full morocco with all edges gilt; library book plate and markings, binding rubbed with short peel mark on front cover, light general age toning to text, still near very good; French expeditions of 1562, 1564, 1565, and 1567. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Florida, exploration, Huguenots crn

Item #: 730276

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$154.08

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Annual Reports of the War Department for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1903. Volume XIV. Report of the Chief of Ordnance.

United States. War Department. / Washington: GPO, 1903
186 pp., numerous folding plates and technical drawings; issued as 58th Congress, 2d Session, HD 2; library book pate and markings, later half leather lightened at spine and rubbed at extremities but a sound, near very good copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: American military history, ordnance

Item #: 733572

$84.12

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Annual Report of the Governor of the Virgin Islands to the Secretary of the Interior. (title varies) (1948-1970)

Virgin Islands of the United States. Governor. / Washington: GPO, 1949
a run of 23 Annual Reports from Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1948 through Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1970, length varies considerably (1948 has 19 pages, 1970 has 170 pages), most have hand stamps or other library markings but all good+ or better in original paper wrappers. Volumes Included: 23

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Virgin Islands, government

Item #: 740257

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$222.04

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Claudius Ptolemaeus. Geographia. Strassburg 1513. With an introduction by R. A. Skelton. (Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. A Series of Atlases in Facsimile. Second Series, Volume IV)

Ptolemy (2d Century) / Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, 1966
elephant folio (leaves 45 cm. tall), xxii, [350] (the facsimile including numerous double page maps, one folding, and one single page and color) pp., small errata slip tipped in at end of introduction; library book plate and call numbers at spine, original cloth has light smudging and irregular patches of fading at margins, interior clean and sound. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ancient geography, history of cartography, early atlases, HTM West Room

Item #: 742541

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The Stranger in America: containing Observations made during a Long Residence in that Country, on the Genius, Manners and Customs of the people of the United States ... and The Slave Trade.

Janson, Charles William. / London: Albion Press; Printed for James Cundee, 1807
first edition, the issue with the plates tinted a dull yellow; large quarto (leaves 26 cm. tall), xiii (beginning with half title), [3], 16-22, [409] (misnumbered as 49), [1] (Directions to the Binder) pp., engraved pictorial title, 7 tinted views including the frontispiece, street plan of Philadelphia, vignette illustration at bottom of page 197; lacks the advertising leaves at end accounting for the unanswered catchword on the Directions page, marbled paper covered boards with red leather spine and tips very rubbed and faded but still sound, occasional age speckling and age spotting including the plates and heavier on plan, a complete and good+ copy; Eberstadt 121: 175 "Jansens view, in general, unfavorable. He gives some interesting material on Georgia, Carolina and Kentucky particularly with regard to the land speculations"; Howes J 57 "petulant view"; Sabin 35770. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: americana

Item #: 758552

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R. Szyszkowitz. Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz, 10. Mai bis 13. Juni 1968 ... Gemalde und Graphik.

Skreiner, Wilfried, essay. / Graz: 1968
oblong quarto, [30] (including full page illustrations and a portrait on violet tissue paper, [8] (ads on brown tissue) pp., 8 plates with six of them color, both free endpapers are violet tissue with the front endpaper plain and the back printed; library markings and the pictorial paper wrappers lightly soiled, still sound and good+; Rudolf Szyszkowitz, 1905-1976. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Rudolf Szyszkowitz, Austrian art, CIU

Item #: 761276

$17.49

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Bulletin de la Societe de l'histoire de France. Volumes 1 & 2, 1835-1836

Societe de l'histoire de France / Paris: Chez Jules Renouard 1835
2 volumes in 4 (each volume is complete in two parts); library hand stamps and other markings, age spotting and light pucker but sound copies in later cloth. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: France, French history

Item #: 772046

$45.48

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Bimillenaire de la ville Paris exposition "Paris". Peintures, gravures, cartes, livres, dessins et photographies illustrant le developpement et l'esprit de Paris Du 15 mars au 30 avril 1951.

France. Ambassade (to the United States). Services culturels. / NY: Services culturels de l'ambassade de France, 1951
first edition; quarto, [viii], 21 pp., 5 plates; the text reproduced from typescript as issued, pictorial papwer wrappers darkened at with fraying along fore edge of back cover, still overall very good for this low budget catalogue. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Paris, France, French art

Item #: 784147

$34.34

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Cantionale ecclesiasticum ad usum ecclesiarum Poloniae iuxta decreta synodorum praesertim synodi petricoviensis ...

Roman Catholic Church. / Cracoviae: Typis Universitatis Jagellonicae, 1886
cum adnotationibus caeremoniarum et instructione ad cantum choralem nec non lamentationibus majoris hebdomadae. Sumptibus et proprietas Joannis Siedlecki. Administratoris Ecclesiae S. Adalberti.; 386, xlii (Lamentationes section) pp., words and music; original cloth very rubbed and front free endpaper gone, pen notes on a late blank and an added leaf, text browned, not fragile but reading copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Roman Catholic Church, liturgy, music, hymns, Poland, NVK

Item #: 791679

$14.58

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Lecture Notes on Theory of Irreversible Processes in Neutral and Ionized Gases, (University of Lausanne) 1960-1.

Wu, Ta-you. / Ottawa: National Research Council, 1961
first edition; quarto, 265 pp. reproduced from typescript as issued, pages 151-158 removed and replaced by pages 151-158, 158a-158d that are corner stapled and inserted loose, also inserted is a 2 page "Errata (not complete)"; original paper wrappers have short splits at joints of cloth tape spine and bend marks at corners of front cover, overall good+ with hand stamp of physicist Alvin M. Saperstein. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: physics, thermodynamics, gases, DTZ

Item #: 815249

$17.41

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Espejo de Justicia. Esbazo psiquiatrico-social de don Simon Rodriguez.

Guevara, Arturo. / Caracas: Imprenta Nacional, 1954
first edition; folio (leaves 32 cm. tall), xvi, 632, [3] pp., portrait frontispiece, full page illustrations in text; library book plate and markings, paper wrappers rubbed with one tip chipped and one corner creased, text sound with only light general age toning, good+; Simon Rodriguez, a.k.a. Samuel Robinson, 1769-1854. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Latin America, BBW

Item #: 819108

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Psyche. Organ of the Cambridge Entomological Club. Vol. I. 1874-1876.

Mann, B. Pickman, ed. / Cambridge: Cambridge Entomological Club, 1877
Volume 1 only, complete in 32 numbers, May 1874 through December 1876, [general title leaf], 248 pp., 1 hand colored map (called Plate C but there were no other plates in this volume), the Psyche Advertiser pages which began with the March 1875 issue are all bound at the end along with two lists of Coleoptera for Sale by E. P. Austin of Cambridge; minor library markings, later half leather rubbed but sound, signature of "Henry G. Hubbard / Detroit Mich" (later with the entomological division of the United States Agricultural Department) on front free endpaper and he has added a short pen note to his article in the second issue. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of science, entomology, DDX

Item #: 707167

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$95.00

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Atlas der Restlinien. II. Band. Spektren der seltenen Erden von A. Gatterer und J. Junkes unter Mitwirkung von V. Frodl. (at head of title: Laboratorio astrofisico della Specola Vaticana)

Gatterer, A., et al. / Citta del Vaticano: Specola Vaticana, 1945
first edition; 2 volumes, folio (slightly taller than 40 cm.); Text und Wellenlagen. 347, [4] pp., original cloth + Tafeln. [11 leaves] of tables loose in a paper folder, 45 glossy plates loose held by stiff paper flaps of original cloth portfolio, as issued; ex library, binding and portfolio frayed at extremities, some flap edges broken on plates volume, good+; the second volume of the series but complete for rare earths. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of science, spectrum analysis, rare earths, oversize

Item #: 584880

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$125.00

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