Consumer's Guide

War Food Administration / Washington: War Food Administration, etc. 1939
volumes 1 nos. 18-26; vol. 2 nos. 1-26; vol. 6 nos. 1-20; vol. 7 nos. 1-19; vol. 8 nos. 1-20; vol. 9 nos. 1-12; vol. 10 nos. 1-13; vol. 11 nos. 1-12; vol. 12 nos. 1-12; vol. 13 nos. 1-7, bound in 4 parts, ex library, still very good, well illustrated PRICE IS FOR THE LOT. Volumes Included: 10

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Consumerism Business History Food Marketing American Social History World War II Great Depression bak

Item #: 603263

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Paradise Lost. A Poem, in Twelve Books,

Milton, John / London: Printed For John Sharpe ... by C. Whittingham 1821
2 volumes, 16mo (slightly taller than 16 cm.), printed title leaf, Life of Milton paginated as [5]-8, the text of the poem unpaginated but with line references, each volume has a pictorial title and a total of 12 other plates, the first pictorial title after T. Stothard and the others after Richard Westall; polished calf sides darkened and the decorated spines and joints rubbed and worn, small modern book plate, signature of a modern owner on each front free endpaper, age spotting to all the pictorial matter, only light general age toning to text. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: whx English literature

Item #: 611831

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Paradise Lost. A Poem, in Twelve Books

Milton, John / London: Printed For John Sharpe ... by C. Whittingham 1821
2 volumes, 12mo (slightly taller than 17.5 cm.), printed title leaf, Life of Milton paginated as [5]-8, the text of the poem unpaginated but with line references, each volume has a pictorial title and a total of 12 other plates, the first pictorial title after T. Stothard and the others after Richard Westall; original paper covered bards but only fragments remain of the spine coverings and both sides dark, modern book plate, unrelated contemporary gift inscription, almost entirely disbound; an untrimmed copy and taller than most. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: whx English literature

Item #: 611832

$57.13

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Paradis Lost. A Poem, in Twelv Bucs. Bi Jon Miltun

Miltun, Jon. (i.e. Milton, John.) / Lundun: Publist Bi Izac Pitman, At The Fonetic Depo ... 1846
first Phonotypic edition; small octavo, x, 321 pp.; original cloth with all edges gilt; binding chipped at head and tail of spine, both hinges cracked and sides barely attached, front free endpaper gone, text lightly shaken and with light age toning and minor penciling, complete text but good only; "... first complete book (expect elementary works) that is published in phonetic dress" -from Pitman's preface. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: whx English literature, Paradise Lost, phonography, phonotypic alphabet

Item #: 611844

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Hansische Geschichtsblatter. 1904-1914, 1919-1932

Hansischen Geschichtsverein / Leipzig: Verlag von Duncker & Humblot 1904
complete years 1904 to 1914 and 1919 to 1932, bound in 9 thick quartos, minor library markings, else very good. Volumes Included: 25

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: business history transportation economics finance banking international trade commerce big sets

Item #: 626166

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$800.00

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Bulletin de l'Association Technique Maritime et Aeronautique. Numbers 1, 4, 6, 11-26, 28-30, 32-79 (1890-1979).

Association Technique Maritime et Aeronautique / Paris: 1890
#1, 4, 6, 11-26, 28-30, 32-79, each complete, all large thick quartos in original publisher's cloth, illustrated, ex library, good-very good. Volumes Included: 140

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: engineering transportation maritime studies aviation technology science business history big sets

Item #: 626169

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The American Society Legion of Honor Magazine. volumes 1-25

American Society Legion of Honor / NY: 1930
volumes 1-25, all complete volumes, an uninterrupted run, bound, illustrated, very good++ PRICE IS FOR THE LOT. Volumes Included: 25

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Science Medicine Literature History Americana France big sets

Item #: 626428

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Illustrissimi ... Domini Augusti, Ducis quondam Saxonie ... Ordinationes & Constitutiones de processu iudiciario, dubiisque aliquot, et in iure controversis casibus ... anno LXXII. ...

August I, Elector of Saxony (1526-1586). Mollero, Daniele, ed. / Lipsiae: M. Lantzenberger; sumtibus I. Rosae, 1612
editae omnes, ex Germanica in Latinam lingvam translatae, et in easdem commentarii ... cum summariis et indice ... autore Daniele Mollero ... Editio altera non modo a mendis purgata plurimis, sed & novis remissionibus atq; folio (leaves slightly taller than 31 cm.); [18 leaves] (beginning with title in red and black with vignette illustration, a1), 654 (actually 656, page numbers 178 and 179 used twice) pp., [23 leaves] (index), [1 leaf] (colophon with verso blank); three quarter pigskin decorated with rolls in blind, paper covered sides added later; binding darkened and rubbed, title leaf on a later vellum stub but detached and creased with margins tattered also a small sticker at one corner, and an eighteenth century owner's name and note, signature of a modern owner (noted surgeon Dr. Gustav C. E. Weber) on front pastedown, general age toning and some interior leaves damp stained in top margin, occasional ink marginalia, pinhole worming throughout but mostly confined to bottom margins with only a few letters touched, fair. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: August Sachsen, Kurfurst, Germany, Saxony, law, legal procedure, LZX

Item #: 644723

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$750.00

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Cinco poesias de Ezra Pound.

Pound, Ezra. (Bates, Margaret, et al., trans.) / Miami (Florida): Pandanus Press 1952
limited to 225 copies printed by Preston H. Dettman, this copy inscribed by Bates on second blank; quarto, [2 leaves] (blanks), [3 leaves] (beginning with title), [1] (section title for Carta del desterrado), 16, [1] (colophon) pp., [2 leaves] (blanks); paper wrappers faded at margins, staples gone and an attempt has been made re-glue the first and last pages to binding, still holding at back but front hinge pulled away with peel mark; translations of Exile's Letter (Carta del desterrado), Song of the Bowmen of Shu (El canto de los arqueros de Shu), and Cantos I, XIII, and XLV; Gallup D218. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: literature, poetry, LZX

Item #: 644730

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$125.00

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Journal of Applied Microscopy. Volumes 4#1-9, 11-12; 5#1-12; 6#1-8, 10-11 (1901-1903)

Bausch & Lomb Optical Company / Rochester: Bausch & Lomb Optical Company 1901
volumes 4#1-9, 11-12; 5#1-12; 6#1-8, 10-11 (1901-1903), else all complete volumes OR issues in softcover with indices, some external darkening, overall very good+ PRICE IS FOR THE LOT:. Volumes Included: 8

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: optics histoy of technology history of science mk8

Item #: 664217

$48.76

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A Full Report of the Trial of Her Majesty Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, Queen of England, before the Peers of Great Britain; The whole of the Evidence, as it came out on the various Examinations and Cross-Examinations of the Witnesses ...

Caroline, Queen, consort of George IV, King of Great Britain, defendant. / London: T. Dolby, 1820
the rare first issue with both volumes dated 1820 and both with the Dolby imprint; ?The Whole Arranged for Dolby's Parliamentary Register, of which work it forms a part; But, being complete in itself, it is intended also to be bound separately for those who do not continue the Register.?; complete in 2 volumes, [4], [783] (pagination carried over from Dolby Parliamentary Register)-1166 pp. + [4], [1167]-1873 pp.; later cloth with library markings at tails of spines and back pastedowns, light general age toning with scattered and light age spots, untrimmed and still very good+; bound in at the end of the text of the first volume is a 1895 gift note from a corresponding member of an American historical society presenting it to their library ?This is the original. Immediately after the publication of the book it was suppressed ..? and explains the provenance of the set, in the second volume a retained blank from an earlier binding has a 1821 inscription forwarding it from England to John MacDougall Lawrence; the sensational and unsuccessful attempt to deprive Caroline of her title as queen. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Royal scandal, alleged adulterous intercourse

Item #: 682773

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$525.00

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Extracts from the American Slave Code. No. 1. Second Edition of 10,000. Read and Circulate.

Anti-Slavery Bugle. / Salem (Ohio): Anti-Slavery Bugle, 1829
4 pp., light general age toning but very good in self wrappers, scarce. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: GRD United States slavery law legislation

Item #: 686459

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$200.00

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Mercantile Directory Co.'s Classified Business Directory and Mercantile Register of Cleveland and other Enterprising Cities if Eastern Ohio. 1901.

Mercantile Directory Co. / NP: Mercantile Directory Co., 1901
vii (ads, counts front pastedown as a page), [8] (index), 232 pp.; imitation crocodile binding rubbed with back hinge broken, general age toning to interior but not fragile, good+ only; includes Akron, Canton, Elyria, Lorain, Niles, Oberlin, Sandusky, Warren, Youngstown, etc.. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: GRD Cleveland Urban Studies Genealogy Business History Americana

Item #: 686475

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Polk's Detroit City Directory. 1925-26. Embracing an Alphabetically Arranged List of Business Houses and Private Citizens .. Buyer's Guide and a Complete Classified Business Directory of Greater Detroit.

R. L. Polk & Company. / Detroit: R. L. Polk & Company, 1926
folio, 2660 pp.; original cloth soiled and worn with front hinge clear taped, hinges broken, early leaves had creased with one of them torn, last three leaves detached and crumpled with minor loss, reading copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: GRD Detroit Urban Studies Genealogy Business History Americana

Item #: 686497

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Nebraska Symposium on Motivation. (Current Theory and Research in Motivation). Volumes 1-27.

University of Nebraska, Lincoln Campus. Department of Psychology / Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1953
Nebraska Symposium on Motivation Volumes 1 through 27 only, annual publication; all have library markings, seven are in original paper wrappers, one in a card binder, others in later cloth (most black but also mixed colors), a sound and overall good+ group. Volumes Included: 27

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: psychology, motivation, BWK Big Sets

Item #: 705227

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$147.75

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The Future of the British Army. The Problems of Its Duties, Cost and Composition by Brevet Major B. C. Dening, M.C., R.E.

Dening, B. C. / London: H. F. & G. Witherby 1928
first edition but contains some material previously published in Army Quarterly, Fighting Forces, and Royal Engineers; 224 pp.; original green cloth faded at spine and light age speckling to text, still near very good; insightful analysis not neglecting the all important funding problem, Dening emphasized "the dominance of the battlefield by the small-arms bullet" and was killed in action off Dunkirk in 1941 firing a Bren gun to the last. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, British Army, military art and science, TTH

Item #: 707315

$22.90

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The Devil to Pay

Ellery Queen, pseudonym of Manfred B. Lee & Frederic Dannay / NY: Frederick A. Stokes 1938
first edition, first printing; 303 pp., original light grey cloth (hardcover), covers darkened at margins and gutters, else very good in a worn dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: fiction sddx

Item #: 723345

$82.92

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A System of Operative Surgery, founded on the Basis of Anatomy. First American Edition

Bell, Charles. / Hartford: Printed by Hale & Hosmer, 1812
first American edition; two volumes, tall octavo, [2] (Recommendations), xxii, 323 pp., 12 plates, illustrations in text + xvi, 272 pp., 7 plates, illustrations in text; library book plates, leather bindings very worn with spine coverings gone, text browned with occasional age staining but entirely readable and paper not fragile. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of medicine, surgery, SDDX

Item #: 723424

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$583.72

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The Bookman. Vol. XXXIX, No. 233, February, 1911. (cover title adds: With Presentation Plate Portrait of William Morris.)

(William Morris) / London: 1911
this issue only; narrow folio, vi, [211]-256 pp., mounted portrait of Morris inserted loose as issued; pictorial paper wrappers rubbed with one tip chipped, the portrait mount lightened at margins, a good+ copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: books about books, HTM

Item #: 744448

$24.30

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Das kleine Davidische psalterspiel der kinder Zions, von alten und neuen auserlesenen Geistes Gesangen, allen wahren Heilsbegierigen sanglingen der weisheit ...

(Psalterspiel) / Germantaun (Germantown, Pennsylvania): Gedruckt bey Michael Billmeyer, 1813
Dritte verbesserte Auflage; 16mo (16 cm. tall), [6] (beginning with title, A3), 572, [22], 55, [1] (Die kleine Harfe, gestimmet von unterschiedlichen lieblichen Liedern oder Lob-Gesangen ... Dritte Auflage., with its own imprint, the two items frequently found together and probably issued that way) pp., words only; only the spine covering and one detached side with the receiving ends of clasps present from a contemporary leather binding but block well sewn, age toned throughout, two interior leaves have tears but no loss, contemporary but very faded genealogical notes on early blanks; these hymns were especially selected for the inspired from an earlier Psalterspiel, a number of German American religious groups felt they fell into that category and a popular work. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: hymns, Inspirationists, JZX

Item #: 758610

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