Der Reichskommissar fur die besetzten norwegischen Gebiete. Abtlg. Arbeit und Sozialwesen. Ubersicht uber die Beitragssatze und das Vermogen der Gewerkschaften. Abgeschlossen am 31. Januar 41.

(Occupied Norway) Abteilung Arbeit und Sozialwesen. / Oslo?: 1941
tall quarto, [title], [46] leaves mimeographed on rectos only; library markings including a Arbeitsfront hand stamp, spine trimmed with no loss, later side sewing, front paper cover torn at bottom margin, overall good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Norway, labor unions, World War II

Item #: 305454

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The Fifth Report of the Committee of the Society for the Improvement of Prison Discipline and for the Reformation of Juvenile Offenders. 1823. With an Appendix.

Society for the Improvement of Prison Discipline. / London: Sold by J. and A. Arch (etc.) 1823
first edition; 88, 280 (appendix) pp.; library markings, later half leather binding very worn, front free endpaper and title detached, one leaf has long tear with no loss, light general age toning but not fragile; includes considerable interesting material on prison treadmills e.g. the governor of the Exeter City Goal and Bridewell believes that time spent on the machine drastically reduces recidivism (and this despite the fact that mill workers get an extra sheeps-head once a week). Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: British history, prisons, house of correction, penology

Item #: 311555

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The Canner and Dried Fruit Packer. vols. 36-38, 42-91

American Can Company / NY 1913
volumes 36-38, 42-91, bound in 84 volumes, thick quartos, most covers preserved, very well illustrated, some plates in color, ex library, still near very good despite some external wear and soiling. Volumes Included: 84

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Food Industry Business Agriculture Meteorology BAK ELEVE

Item #: 314125

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Sams's Annual Peerage of the British Empire. Under the Gracious Patronaged of and Dedicated by Permission to, Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Kent.

Wm. Sams / London: Wm. Sams 1827
2 volumes, thick 12mos, [xviii], 396, [iv], 387 pp., engraved frontis., a.e.g., original paper covered boards now chipped at extremities and externally soiled, else very good and seldom perused. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: genealogy feudalism monarchism

Item #: 322799

$44.38

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Del Colera-Morbo Asiatico, en Polonia, en Alemania, en Francia y en Paris, Durante las Epidemias de 1831 y 1832; con un analisis critico y razonado de los diversos metodos, etc. etc. etc.

Brandin, Abel Victorino / Paris: Imprenta de Decourchant 1832
octavo, xii, [245], [1], 11 pp., folding frontis., folding plate at back, old gilt decorated leather, some external wear, age spotting passim and slight foxing to text, still good++. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Contagious diseases History of Medicine Public Health

Item #: 323854

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Diccionario geographico, o, Descripcion de todos los reynos, provincias, islas, patriarcados, obispados, ducados, condados, marquesados, ciudades imperiales, y anseaticas, puertos, fortalezas ... (etc. etc.)

La Serna, Juan de. / Madrid: en la Imprenta de la Viuda de Peralta, 1750
2 parts in 1 as issued; small quarto, [10] (beginning with half title), 425, [1], 423, [1] (errata) pp.; old leather binding rubbed but sound, modern pen notes and unrelated inscription on half title, age and occasional damp staining throughout, minor worming misses text, overall good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: geography, geographical dictionaries

Item #: 324889

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Baunscheidtismus or The New Curing Method, improved by J. Firmenich, to which is added a treatise on the Eye, its Diseases and Cure.

Baunscheidt, Carl, & Joseph Firmenich. / Buffalo: J. Firmenich & Co., 1863
First American Edition, from the sixth original edition; 274 pp., a few illustrations; original cloth rubbed and faded at spine, text darkened but not fragile, narrow line of damp staining at fore edge; concerns the use of the Lebenswecker or life awakener, which is a group of fine, sharp needles attached to a metal plate at the end of a handle, its purpose is to produce artificial pores by which virulent and noxious material is removed by volatilization. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: alternative medicine, medical instruments, history of medicine, Lebenswecker

Item #: 325708

$65.21

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Quarterly Journal of the Mythic Society, Bangalore. (Vols. 1-4)

M H Rama Sharma / Bangalor: Mythic Society 1910
Volumes 1 (1909-1910) through 4 only; [viii] , 157, [1] pp. + [viii], [10], 149 pp. + [18], 146 pp. + 16, 184 pp.; quarto, 4 volumes bound as 2 and includes plates and lists of members; later green cloth rubbed, especially at leather spine lables, scattered penciling but an overall very good interior,. Volumes Included: 4

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: India, ethnology, history, religion

Item #: 326438

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The Western Druggist. A Journal of Pharmacy, Chemistry and Allied Sciences. (Vols. 19 and 20)

Western Druggist. / Chicago: G. P. Engelhard & Co., 1897
Volumes 19 and 20 only; quarto, 592 pp. + 589 pp.; both in one later half leather binding now worn and lacking spine covering, text age toned but not fragile, good+ only. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: drug stores, druggists, history of pharmacy

Item #: 327926

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The Bookman's Journal and Print Collector. New Series: vols. 5 through 10 (i.e., Nos. 1-36)

Partington, Wildred, ed. / London: The Bookman's Journal 1922
New Series: volumes 5-10, an uninterrupted run in original pictorial and decorated paper wrappers, well illustrated, some external wear or chipping but in all very good++ PRICE IS FOR THE LOT!!!. Volumes Included: 6

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Books about books bookselling graphic arts

Item #: 328462

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Siege de Sebastopol. Journal des operations du genie, publie avec l'autorisation du ministre de la guerre; par le General Niel. (text)

Niel, Adolphe. / Paris: J. Dumaine 1858
text volume only, altas not present; quarto, [viii], 598, [1] (errata) pp.; text untrimmed and partially unopened but disbound in soiled and chipped paper wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Crimean War, military history

Item #: 328900

$25.81

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Memoria Economica de la Municipalidad de Mexico, Formada de POrden del Exmo. Ayuntamiento, pro Una Comision de Su Seno en 1830 (Cover Title: 1830. Primer Cuaderno de la Instruccion o Memoria sobre la Hacienda Municipal de Mexico)

Gamboa, Ramon, et al. / Mexico, D.F.: Imprenta de Martin Rivera 1830
[ii], 140 pp., original front paper wrapper preserved, back wrapper lost, numerous folding charts, extracted from larger bound volume, very good and seldom perused,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Mexico Urban Studies Public Finance Public Administration

Item #: 334499

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Wood Preserving News. volumes 16 no. 12; 17 nos. 1-12; 18 nos. 1-12; 19 nos. 1-12; 20 nos. 1-12; 21 nos. 1-12; 22 nos. 1-11; 23 nos. 1-3, 5-12; 24 nos. 7-12; 25 nos. 1, 3-12; 26 nos. 1-12; 27 nos. 1-12; 28 nos. 1-12 (1942-1950)

American Wood-Preservers' Association / Chicago: American Wood-Preservers' Association 1942
volumes 16 no. 12; 17#1-12; 18#1-12; 19#1-12; 20#1-12; 21#1-12; 22#1-11; 23#1-3, 5-12; 24#7-12; 25#1, 3-12; 26#1-12; 27#1-12; 28#1-12, original paper wrappers, well illustrated, minor ownership markings, still very good PRICE IS FOR THE LOT!. Volumes Included: 8

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: BUSINESS HISTORY chemistry lumber industry pesticides

Item #: 334507

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Report of the Committee of the Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery Throuhout the British Dominions, Read at the General Meeting of the Society, Held on the 25th Day of June 1824, Together with an Account of the Proceedings Which

Society for the Mitigation and Gradual Abolition of Slavery Throuhout the British Dominions / London: Printed by Richard Taylor, etc., 1824
octavo, [iv], 112, viii, 40 pp., later brown clothwith hand written paper label to front cover & endpapers added, textually very good with minimal defects of age largely restricted to old stains or soiling; in all very good;. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Abolition Slavery Business History British Imperial Politics Religion

Item #: 334857

$479.32

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A Vindication of a Late Pamphlet, Intitled The Case of the Hanover Troops Considered: With Some Further Observations upon Those Troops; Being a Sequel to the Said Pamphlet

George II (House of Hanover) / London: Printed for T. Cooper 1743
octavo, [iv], 56 pp., untrimed as issued, later cloth, very good++. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Americana British Politics Military History

Item #: 336094

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Anthologie haitienne des poetes contemporains (1904-1920) comprenant les poetes que ont continue ou commence d'ecrire apres 1904

Morpeau, Louis. / Port-au-Prince: Aug, A. Heraux 1920
first edition, considerably scarcer than the expanded Paris 1925 edition that introduced this generation of Haitian poets to an international audience; small octavo, [8], iii, [1], 237 pp., the printer apparently was using some old type and the "que" in the title looks like qui and the last digit almost looks like 1901 (enough so to mislead both the Harvard and Yale catalogues); library markings including small perforation mark on title, later cloth, text starting to darken, a few leaves have soft fold marks, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Haitian literature, French creole poetry

Item #: 336110

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Archivum Europae Centro-Orientalis dirige en collaboration avec un comite de redaction par E. Lukinich -et- L. Tamas. Tomes 1-8, lacking vols. 4#1-3 & 8#1-2

Lukinich, Emeric, et al., eds / Budapest 1935
volumes 1-8, lacking volumes 4#1-3 & 8#1-2, mostly bound, ex library, still good++. Volumes Included: 5

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: East Central European History Ethnology Politics Religion

Item #: 338257

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The Law Reports. Indian Appeals: Being Cases in The Privy Council on Appeal from The East Indies, etc. Vols. 1-16 (1873/74-1887/88)

MacPherson, W., et al., comps. / London 1874
volumes 1-16, an unterrupted run, minor library markings, quarterly leather somewhat deteriorated, textually very good. Volumes Included: 16

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: India LEgal History Colonialism Business Crime

Item #: 338343

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Reports of Cases Heard and Determined by The Judicial Committee and The Lords of Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council on Appeal from the Sudder Dewanny Adawlut and High Courts if Judicature in The East Indies. vols. 12-14 (1867/68-1871/72)

Moore, Edmund F., et al., comps. / London: Stevens and Sons 1869
volumes 12-14 (1867/68-1871/72), in three bindings, minor library markings, quarter leather somewhat deteriorated, and hinges weak or broken, textually very good. Volumes Included: 3

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: India Legal History Colonialism Business Crime

Item #: 338345

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Trial of John H. Surratt in the Criminal Court for the District of Columbiam Hon. George P. Fisher Presiding. Volume I.

Surratt, John H., defendant. / Washington: GPO, 1867
Volume 1 only (of 2), 728 pp.; ex library, original cloth chipped at extremities, a little over a dozen interior leaves have small crumple and chip in bottom margin; unlike the other accused conspirators in the Lincoln assassination Surratt was brought before a civil court rather than a military tribunal and after a mistrial was eventually set free. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Lincoln assassination, Abraham Lincoln

Item #: 339539

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