An Investigation of the Secondary Undulations of Oceanic Tides carried out by the order of the Earthquake Investigation Committee during 1903-1906.

Shinsai Yobo Chosakai (Japan). / Tokyo: Imperial University of Tokyo, 1908
quarto, viii, [2], 113, [1], [2] pp., 2 plates called Frontispieces, 105 other plates including sixty four Mareograms (most folding), twenty two Maps, sixteen Photographs of Models with printed tissue overlays (plate 89 misnumbered as 84), and three folding Weather Charts; issued as The Journal of the College of Science, Imperial University of Tokyo, Japan, Volume 24 and in English only; library markings, original cloth rubbed with spine faded, a few maps darkened and tattered at fore edges but no image or text lost, one of the weather charts torn but also with no loss, good only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ocean tides, Japan, tsunamis, sea waves, oceanography

Item #: 532935

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Ungarn und der ungarische unabhangigkeitskrieg, nach den besten quellen und zahlreichen mittheilungen ungarischer notabilitaten dargestellt von Dr. A. Schutte

Schutte, Anton. / Dresden: Robert Schaefer, 1850
2 volumes, each with a portrait frontis., original printed paper wrappers chipped, becoming disbound;a history of the Hungarian uprising of 1848-1849,. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Hungary, European history ethnology nationalism Habsburg

Item #: 533664

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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Alabama, Embracing the Decisions Made in the Years 1827 and 1828. With an Appendix, etc., etc. and Those Made in the Year 1829, etc.

Stewart, George N. / Tuscaloosa: Published by the Author, 1830
2 volumes, thick octavos, later cloth, ex library, various notations to text, mostly in pencil, in all good,. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Alabama Government law justice property legislation courts communications

Item #: 535211

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The Electrical Handling of Materials. A Manual, in Four Volumes, on the Design, Construction and Application of Cranes, Conveyors, Hoists and Elevators

Broughton, H. H. / London: Benn Brothers 1920
a revised edition of Electric Cranes and Hoists but so extensively rewritten that it could be considered a new work; 4 volumes, quarto, 1. Electrical Equipment. xv, [1], 200, [8] (ads) pp. 2. Structural Work. xv, [1], 292, [4] (ads) pp. 3. Electric Cranes. xvi, 336 pp. 4. Machinery and Methods. xx, 334 pp., all volumes profusely illustrated in text and all but the first have folding technical line drawings; library book plates and markings, light general age toning, original green cloth needs rebacking or replacement. Volumes Included: 4

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: electric cranes, hoisting machinery, conveying machinery, materials handling

Item #: 539541

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Historiae Romanae scriptores Latini veteres, qvi extant omnes: regvm, consvlvm, Caesarvm res gestas ab vrbe condita continentes: nunc primum in vnum redacti corpus, duobus tomis distinctum, copiosissimoque non rerum modo ...

La Roviere, Petrus de, editor / Avreliae Allobrogavm: Excudebat Petrus de La Rouiere 1609
2 volumes in 1, folio (34 cm. tall), [engraved title], [12 leaves] (beginning with dedication), 915, [1] (blank) pp., [4 leaves] (beginning with printed title for second volume with printer's motto "Ivstitiae norma"), 703, [1] (blank) pp., [116 leaves] (index), text double column; functional later cloth binding rubbed and worn, library hand stamps, corners curled on early leaves, general age toning with some leaves dark but still entirely readable and paper not fragile. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: classical antiquity historiography, Rome, Roman histories

Item #: 539673

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Elektrische Nachrichten-Technik. Herausgegeben von K. W. Wagner. Vols. 4, 6-15, 19-21

NA / Berlin: Julius Springer 1927
volumes 4, 6-15, 19-21, complete volumes, illustrated, quartos, bound, ex library, illustrated, good-very good PRICE IS FOR THE LOT:. Volumes Included: 16

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Electricity History of BIG SETS

Item #: 547149

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Ore, Iron and Men. vols. 1 through 8

United States Steel Corp. / Duluth: USS 1949
volumes 1-8, complete volumes, lacking vol. 2#3 & 11, unbound in softcover, well illustrated, PRICE IS FOR THE LOT:. Volumes Included: 8

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Business History Steel Industry Metallurgy big sets

Item #: 547236

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Der Katholik; ein religiose Zeitschrift zur Belehung und Warnung. Volumes 1-18, 20, 22-28

Ratz, Andreas, & Nikolaus Weis, editors / Mainz: 1821
volumes 1-18, 20, 22-28, complete volumes, bound, mostly in half leather with marbled boards (hardcovers), ex library, else text clean & bindings tight. Volumes Included: 25

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Roman Catholicism Theology Church History Religion big sets

Item #: 573082

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Le Nord. Revue internationale des pays du Nord. International Review of the Northern Countries. Nordische international Zeitschrift . Volumes 1-7

NA / Copenhague: E. Munksgaard (etc.) 1938
Volumes 1 (1938) through 7 (1944), articles in French, English, or German with no translations or summaries; library book plates and markings but sound copies with clean interiors and now in six uniform cloth bindings. Volumes Included: 7

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Scandinavia, Denmark, Iceland, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Big Sets

Item #: 573328

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Experimental Researches in Steam Engineering, etc. etc., The Whole Being Original Matter Composed of Extensive Experiments Made by the U. S. Navy Department

Isherwood, B. F. / Philadelphia: William Hamilton, Hall of the Franklin Institute, 1863
2 volumes, quartos, contemporary quarter leather & cloth covered boards, some external wear marginal water stains, else textually clean & tight. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Transportation Steam Power Naval Warfare Americana Engineering History of LY

Item #: 573610

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Della economia politica del medio evo.

Cibrario, Luigi, cavaliere (or conte), / Torino: Eredi Botta, 1861
Quinta edizione italiana, emendata ed accresciuta nel testo e nelle tavole; three parts in 2 volumes as issued; xvi, 512 pp [vi], 461 pp, light general age toning, needs rebinding. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Middle Ages, economic history, Medieval , FBB

Item #: 579558

$29.10

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California for the Settler by A. J. Wells; Glenn County California by Arthur Dunn; Sonoma County by W. Russell Cole; Fresno County by Walter B. Clausen; Sacramento County by M. B. Levick; Tullare County by M. B. Levick; Kern County by A. J. Wells; Montere

Southern Pacific Company / San Francisco: Southern Pacific Company 1914
gathering in one custom binding, eleven brochures promoting business, residential, agricultural and other opportunities in the State of California and several of its counties (COMPLETE CONTENTS: California for the Settler by A. J. Wells; Glenn County California by Arthur Dunn; Sonoma County by W. Russell Cole; Fresno County by Walter B. Clausen; Sacramento County by M. B. Levick; Tullare County by M. B. Levick; Kern County by A. J. Wells; Monterey County by Arthur Dunn; Shasta County by M. E. Dillmar; Tuolumne County by Arthur Dunn; Siskiyou County by Bourdon Wilson); approximately 400 pages in all, PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED, some in color, original gilt stamped leather, now slightly worn or discolored; overall very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Western AMERICANA COMMERCE AGRICULTURE

Item #: 583608

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Statistics of the United States of America, as Collected and Returned by the Marshals of the Several Judicial Districts under the Thirteenth Section of the Act for Taking the Sixth Census ...

United States. Census Office. (6th Census, 1840) / Washinton: Printed by Blair and Rives 1841
Corrected at the Department of State, June 1, 1840. Published by Authority of an Act of Congress, under the direction of the Secretary of State, first edition; oblong elephant folio (slightly longer than 60 cm.), 409 pp., mostly tabular; library hand stamps, occasional damp staining, early, late, and some internal leaves tattered with no loss, some corners and tips bent or creased, leather spine rubbed and unprinted paper sides soiled with a few margin chips, good- only; Dubuster (Census) 25. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, Census, oversize

Item #: 584803

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Paradise Lost. A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. The Ninth Edition, With Notes of various Authors, By Thomas Newton, D.D. Late Lord Bishop of Bristol

Milton, John / London: Printed for J. F. and C. Rivington (etc.) 1790
2 volumes, [23] (beginning with title), [1], lxxxvi, [26], 510 pp., frontis., 6 plates 463 (beginning with title), [1], [175] (index), [1] (ad) pp., 6 plates; full calf bindings darkened and rubbed at spines with the second volume label gone, joints rubbed and partially split, hinges weak, light offset from plates and some have light age spotting, modern book plate in first volume, pictorial book plate of Elizabeth Wade White in each volume, and each volume signed on an early text page by Capel Hanbury. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: WHX english literature

Item #: 611813

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(Sampson Agonistes. in Greek) Johannis Miltoni Samson Agonistes Graeco carmine redditus cum versione Latina, a Georgio Henrico Glasse, A. M. Aedis Christi Nuper Alumno.

Milton, John. Glasse, George Henry (1761-1809), trans. / Oxonii: E typographeo Clarendoniano 1788
sole edition of this translation into Latin; slightly shorter than 20.5 cm., xl (beginning with half title in Greek), 266, [2] (errata with verso blank) pp, tree calf sides with simple gold rules, spine heavily decorated and with a red leather label; binding rubbed at spine and front joint partiality split, light general age toning to text with occasional light age staining but overall a very good interior; George Henry Glasse was a Christ Church man with a remarkable facility for composition in Greek and Latin ... He took holy orders, ran through a large fortune, and committed suicide in 1809. (M. L. Clarke, Greek Studies in England). Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: English literature

Item #: 611944

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Condition of the Banks in the United States: Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, Relative to the Condition of the Banks in the United States

Meredith, W. M., et al. / Washington: GPO 1850
31st Cong., 1st Sess., HED 68, 426, ii pp., marbled boards, now detached, overall textually good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Finance Banking Economics Americana

Item #: 612357

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The Union Defence Committee of the City of New York; Minutes, Reports, and Correspondence with an Historical Introduction by John Austin Stevens.

Stevens, John Austin, intro. / NY: Union Defence Committee 1885
small quarto, 286 pp, original gilt stamped decorated blue cloth, small label to base of the spine, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: americana civil war genealogy wark

Item #: 619883

$14.71

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World Unity: A Monthly Magazine Interpreting the Spirit of the New Age. Volumes 1 to 15 (1927-1935)

John Herman Randall, ed. / NY: Wolrd Unity Publishing Corporation, 1927
volumes 1-15 (1927-1935), an uninterrupted run of complete volumes, bound with most front wrappers retained, ex library, else text clean & bindings tight. Volumes Included: 15

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: international affairs political theory big sets slt

Item #: 626116

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Geneva Studies (formerly: Geneva Special Studies) Volumes 2-7, 9-11. (1931-1942 passim)

Geneva Research Center. / Geneva: Geneva Research Center, 1931
Volumes 2 through 7 (Geneva Special Studies, quarto, 4 bindings, matching blue half cloth); Volumes 9 though 11 (last published, octavo, matching green full cloth); library markings, light general age toning, sound and good; each issue has a special theme and a stated author e.g. International Administration of Narcotic Drugs, Suez Canal and League Sanctions, The Quest for Ethiopian Peace, The League and Manchukuo, Political Use of the Radio, Chaco Arms Embargo, Munitions Industry, etc. etc.. Volumes Included: 8

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: international relations, League of Nations, SLT, Big Sets

Item #: 626171

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Precis des evenemens militaires, ou Essais historiques sur les campagnes de 1799 a 1814. ... Par M. le comte Mathieu Dumas.

Dumas, Mathieu, comte (1753-1837) / Paris (etc.): Treuttel et Wurtz (etc.), 1816
19 volumes, text volumes only, atlas not present; I-II. Campagne de 1799. (1817, first book edition, originally published in numbers); III-IV. Campagne de 1800. (1816); V-VI. Campagne de 1801, VII-VIII. Campagne de 1802, IX-X. Campagnes de 1803 et 1804, XI-XIV. Campagne de 1805, XV-XIX. Campagnes de 1806 et 1807, the project was left unfinished, no further volumes published; later quarter leather bindings but very worn and dry with spine chipped and some sides, binder's blanks, and half titles, detached; each title leaf has the large book label of General J. Watts de Peyster on verso that usually causes a light pucker to the leaf, general age toning with occasional age speckling and small spots of age staining but entirely readable. Volumes Included: 19

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: France, Napoleonic Wars, military history, Big Sets

Item #: 626250

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