Histoire des campagnes de 1814 et 1815, en France; par le general Guillaume de Vaudoncourt. FIVE VOLUMES

Vaudoncourt, Frederic Francois Guillaume, baron de (1772-1845) / Paris: Chez A. de Gastel et Chez Ponthieu et Cie, 1826
first edition; 5 volumes, the third volume in two parts, each with its own title and imprint; in 5 later quarter leather bindings (the two parts of third volume here bound as one); rubbed, light age toning and age spotting including the 4 folding maps, still sound and overall good+. Volumes Included: 5

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Napoleonic Wars, Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, the Hundred Days, France, FBB, QMJ, big sets

Item #: 573147

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Astrophysica Norvegica. vols. 2, 4, 6-9 (1936/37-1964)

Oslo. University. Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics. / Oslo: 1936
volumes 2, 4, 6-9 (1936/37-1964); mostly in library buckram, complete volumes, ex library; PRICE IS FOR THE LOT. Volumes Included: 6

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Astrophysics History of Science

Item #: 573252

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The Masonick Minstrel, a Selection of Masonick, Sentimental, and Humorous Songs, Duets, Glees, Canons, Rounds, and Canzonets ...

(Vinton, David) / Dedham (Massachusetts): Printed by H. Mann and Co. for the Author, 1816
with an Appendix containing a Short Historical Account of Masonry: and likewise, a list of all the lodges in the United States.; first edition; 463, [1] pp., has plate before page 169 (severely cut down but no loss of image or caption) and the plate facing the special title for the appendix, this copy lacking all the preliminary matter including both titles and frontis., full leather binding badly rubbed and worn, a few leaves chipped and torn in bottom margin with no loss, working copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Freemasons, Freemasonry, Masonry, music, songs, songbooks

Item #: 578137

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Three Familiar Lectures on Craniological Physiognomy, delivered before the City Philosophical Society. By a Member. Embellished with engravings.

Member (of the City Philosophical Society). (pseud.) / London: Effingham Wilson, 1816
vi, 114 pp., 2 plates, with original folding color frontispiece present; original boards dark with sides attached and worn and spine covering fragmentary, text untrimmed but lightly age toned and with occasional penciling; a satire of the phrenological work of Franz Joseph Gall and Johann Gaspar Spurzheim. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: cranioscopy, satire, phrenology

Item #: 581663

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Keystone Metal Quarry Catalog. Formerly Keystone Catalog, Metal-Quarry Edition. Seventh Annual Issue, 1927. ...

McGraw-Hill Catalog and Directory Company, Inc. Keystone Division. / NY: 1927
A Consolidation of Condensed Catalog Information Pertaining to the Metallic and Non-Metallic Mining, Sand, Gravel, Quarrying, Lime and Cement Industries.; small folio (28 cm. tall), 642 pp., numerous illustrations in text; library book plate and markings, original cloth rubbed at extremities with front hinge broken and frayed, only light general age toning to interior. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: mining, quarrying, history of technology

Item #: 584309

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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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The Harvard Crimson. (Volume 76, Numbers 1-107)

NA / Cambridge (Massachusetts): 1919
Volume 76, Numbers 1 (September 19, 1919) through 107 (February 7, 1920) including the pictorial supplement issues, folio (38.5 cm. tall), each issue 6 to 12 pages including advertising material; all together in one later cloth binding with name of a previous owner on added endpaper; the binding faded and rubbed but still sound and the interior very good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Harvard University, student newspapers, education, oversize

Item #: 584948

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The Tryal of Thomas Earl of Strafford, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, Upon an Impeachment of High Treason by The Commons then Assembled in Parliament, In the Name of Themselves and of all the Commons in England: ...

Rushworth, John. (Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, Earl of, 1593-1641, defendant) / London: Printed for John Wright ... and Richard Chiswell, 1680
Begun in Westminster-Hall the 22th of March 1640, and Continued before Judgment was Given until the 10th of May, 1641... Faithfully Collected, and Impartially Published, Without Observation or Reflection, by John Rushworth of Lincolnes-Inn, Esq.; first edition; narrow folio (slightly taller than 31 cm.), [5 leaves] (beginning with title), 1- 76, 101-252, 401-786 pp. as issued, portrait frontispiece; old calf badly worn with front cover detached, title leaf cut close at top margin with border almost touched, general light age toning to interior with occasional light age staining; not being guilty of the charges against him proved an inadequate defense and "Black Tom Tyrant" was sent to Tower Hill to lose his head; Wing R2333. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, British history, treason trials, oversize

Item #: 584971

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Commerce---United States and Foreign Nations: Letter from the Secretary of State, Transmitting a Statement Showing the Nature and Extent of the Privileges and Restrictions of the Commercial Intercourse of the United States with All Foreign Nations, &c.; B

Webster, Daniel. / Washington: GPO 1842
27th Cong., 2nd Sess., HD 163 (State Dept.), 595, 118 pp., self-wrappers, minor darkening, extracted from larger bound volume, overall very good,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Diplomatic History International Relations Business History Public Finance

Item #: 586195

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Modern House Builder, from The Log Cabin And Cottage to the Mansion.

Baker, Z. / Boston: Higgins, Bradley, and Dayton, 1857
first edition, later issue with date on copyright page but not on title page; 208 pp., frontis., illustrations in text; needs rebacking but text block clean and well sewn. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: American domestic architecture, DDK

Item #: 607524

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Paradise Lost. A Poem, In Twelve Books. Printed From The Text Of Tonson's Correct Edition Of 1711. A New Edition, With Plates

Milton, John / London: Printed For J. Johnson (etc.) 1801
24mo (slightly taller than 14 cm.), [iv], 356 pp., portrait frontis., 5 plates; full brown calf with red leather label rubbed and with a narrow line of chipping at tail of spine, modern book plate, library hand stamp on title, general age toning with some sections darker but none fragile and a sound copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: WHX English literature

Item #: 611819

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Report of the Select Committee on Transportation Routes to the Seaboard. With Appendix and Evidence.

Windom, William, chairman. / Washington: GPO, 1874
first edition; 2 volumes, 260, 232 (Appendix) pp., 4 folding maps, 4 folding graphs + [2], 990 pp.; issued as 43d Congress, 1st Session, SR 307; library markings, general light age toning, original leather dry and worn but text well sewn, needs recasing or rebinding. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, transportation, railroads, inland waterways, canals

Item #: 615337

$17.56

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The Church Almanac for the Year of Our Lord ... (1871 to 1879)

Protestant Episcopal Tract Society (Farrington, William G., comp.) / NY: Protestant Episcopal Tract Society. 1871
9 items, most approximately 100 pages including advertising material; ex library and here bound as one but sides detached and spine covering gone, original paper sides present but some tattered and one chipped with loss, text age toned and early leaves detached, needs careful handing and reading copies only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Protestant Episcopal Church, United States

Item #: 617413

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Annual Report of the Commissioners of the District of Columbia for the Year Ended June 30, 1901. Vol. I.

District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners. / Washington: GPO, 1901
692 pp., folding color map; ex library, later half leather rubbed with spine dark and crackled, light general age toning to interior but still well sewn, good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Washington, D.C., District of Columbia

Item #: 623396

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The Phoenix. Vols. 1-5, 7-8#1/2 (1938-1980)

J. P. Cooney, editor / Woodstock/Haydenville: Morning Star Press 1938
volumes 1-5, 7-8#1/2, last published; volumes 1-2 bound & in reprint, the balance in first editions and original softcovers, minor ownership markings, else very good. Volumes Included: 11

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: literature human rights pacifism big sets

Item #: 626082

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The Commoner. William J. Bryan, Editor and Proprietor. volumes 14-23 (Whole Numbers 657 to 768)

Bryan, William Jennings, ed. / Lincoln: William J. Bryan, 1914
Volume 14, Number 1, Whole Number 657 (January 1914) through Volume 23, Number 4, Whole Number 768 (April 1923, last published); folio (slightly shorter than 36 cm.); ex library in 10 matching later green cloth bindings, text browned and needs careful handling, tears, breaks, and chips at margins that hit letters or words and in a few cases cause substantial loss, at least one article has been entirely removed, occasional old tape repairs partially obscure a few passages, the bindings are sound but reading copies; in addition to political commentary to text includes an occasional unexpected element e.g. a poem by Paul Lawrence Dunbar and numerous interesting small advertisements. Volumes Included: 10

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: American politics, Progressive Democrats, middle class, SLT, Big Sets

Item #: 626125

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The Wisconsin Engineer. vols. 18-22

University of Wisconsin. School of Engineering. / Madison: University of Wisconsin. School of Engineering. 1913
volumes 18-22, complete volumes, illustrated, bound, ex library, good-very good. Volumes Included: 5

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Engineering Education Technology big sets

Item #: 626184

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Mikrokosmos. Zeitschrift fur angewandte Mikroskopie, Mikrobiologie, Mikrochemie und mikroskopische Technik. (Volumes 2-16; Volume 17, Numbers 1-6, 10-12)

Deutsche Mikrobiologische Gesellschaft Stuttgart. / Stuttgart: Franckh'sche Verlangshandlung, 1908
Volumes 2 (1908-1909) through 16 (1922-1923) in publishers cloth or publishers boards with cloth spine, most dulled and rubbed and a few with water spots, most interiors age toned but paper not fragile and all are well illustrated + Volume 17, Numbers 1-6, 10-12 in original paper wrappers with the publishers boards with cloth spine folder to be used later for binding + general index for Volumes 1-13. Volumes Included: 17

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of science, microscopes, microscopy, csg, Big Sets

Item #: 626408

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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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The Adventures of Telemachus, The Son of Ulysses by the Archbishop of Cambray. In French and English. The Original carefully compared with the best French Editions, and Revised and Corrected By Joseph Nancrede ...

Fenelon, Francois de Salignac de La Mothe. / Philadelphia: Printed for G. Decombaz 1797
2 volumes, French and English text face-to-face; library markings, general age toning and age staining, some leaves tattereed, needs rebinding, working set only, sold with all faults; Nancrede was an instructor in French at Harvard and dedicates his translation "To the American Youth of Both Sexes",. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: French literature

Item #: 650754

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