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Little Red Book : An Interpretation of The Twelve Steps of the Alcoholics Anonymous Program

By: Alcoholics Anonymous)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Coll-Webb Company, 1951,:

Seller ID: 61068


(Alcoholics Anonymous). The Little Red Book : An Interpretation of The Twelve Steps of the Alcoholics Anonymous Program. Minneapolis, MN: Coll-Webb Company, 1951. Pp. 159. Small 8vo, maroon cloth, no titles. Based on the information in Alcoholics Anonymous , this smaller edition is intended to aid members in getting the main points of the program quickly. Head and tail of spine bumped, name inked to ffep, else vg. 100.00 View more info

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Why the Chimes Rang: An Old Christmas Legend

By: Anonymous

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Charles Bush Limited, Toronto, 1941,: 1941

Seller ID: 78317


Anonymous. Why the Chimes Rang : An Old Christmas Legend. Pp. (10) 9-21 (5). Toronto, &c : Charles Bush Limited, Privately Printed, 1941. 12mo (122 x 157 mm), navy blue paper-covered boards with off-white spine, with silver lettering to front. An illustrated Christmas story, introduction by William T. Merry & Wilfrid C. Kettlewell. The author seems to be the American author Raymond Macdonald Alden (b. 1873, New Hartford, N.Y. – d. 1924). The story of a grand old church with beautiful chimes which mysteriously ring out every Christmas Eve whenever someone ... View more info

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Farm : or A New and Entertaining Account of Rural Scenes and Pursuits, withthe Toils, Pleasures, and Productions of Farming. For young readers in the town and country.

By: Anonymous

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Henry F. Anners, Philadelphia, 1841,: 1841

Seller ID: 82780


(Anonymous). The Farm : or A New and Entertaining Account of Rural Scenes and Pursuits, with the Toils, Pleasures, and Productions of Farming. For young readers in the town and country. Philadelphia : Henry F. Anners, 1841. Pp (2),[i]-x,[11]-204,(6). Illustrated. Small 8vo, red leather spine, yellow paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Introduction. The Farm-House. Tillage. Produce of the Farm. Pulse Crops, &c. Hops. Hemp, Flax, and Teasels. Livestock. Dairy and Poultry Yard. Hay-making. Hay-binding and Selling. Gr... View more info

Peeps at the Little Bells; or, Auntie Comfort's Stories for Bright Eyes andQuick Ears.

By: Anonymous

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Massachusetts Sabbath School Society, Boston , 1862,:

Seller ID: 81905


(Anonymous). Peeps at the “Little Bells;” or, Auntie Comfort's Stories for Bright Eyes and Quick Ears. Written for the Massachusetts Sabbath School Society, and approved by the Committee on Publication. Boston : MassachusettsSabbath School Society, (1862). Pp (2),[1]-85,(5), frontispiece + 2 plates. 12mo, brown pressed cloth, gilt to spine. Contents : The Little Voice. The Play-House. Lillie Bell's Curls. Charlie and His Hammer. Family Devotion. Death of Baby Bell. Another Voice of Warning. The Voice Obeyed. Spine a little sunned, slig... View more info

Christmas Rose

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sunshine Folks, Litchfield, Illinois, 1935,:

Seller ID: 88691


(Anonymous). The Christmas Rose. (Litchfield, Illinois : The Sunshine Folks), n.d. [ca 1930s?]. Pp (8). Small 8vo, illustrated blue stapled card covers, blue cord to spine. "...a poetic fancy made into a Bookie of the Shepherd Boy Series...." The story of the Christmas Rose, and two Christmas poems - “To You” (anon.) and “Gifts” by Katherine J. Hennessy. Lengthy gift inscription, else very good. 10.00 View more info

Wonderful Surprise. A Tom Thumb Book

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Company, 1949,:

Seller ID: 93660


(Anonymous). The Wonderful Surprise. A Tom Thumb Book. N.pl.: Rand McNally & Company, (1949). Pp (20). Illustrated. 16mo [4.25 by 3.25 inches], blue cloth tape spine, illustrated blue paper covered boards. A miniature illustrated children's book about a puppy. Spine and edges worn, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Story of Trotty. A Lolly Pop Book.

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: John Martin's House, Kenosha, Wisconsin, 1949,:

Seller ID: 93663


(Anonymous). The Story of Trotty. A Lolly Pop Book. Kenosha, Wisconsin : John Martin's House, (1949). Pp (20). Illustrated. 16mo [4.0 by 3.25 inches],pink cloth tape spine, illustrated red paper covered boards. A miniature i llustrated children's book about a pony. Rubbed, else very good. 15.00 View more info

La Troupe des Bons Enfans Assembles a L'Hotel des Ragouts

By: Anonymous COX, Edwin Marion)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chiswick Press, London, 1931,:

Seller ID: 76813


Anonymous, prefatory note by Edwin Marion COX. La Troupe des Bons Enfans Assembles a L'Hotel des Ragouts. 1931: Chiswick Press, London. Pp. (2),[1]-18,(4). 12mo, blue cloth spine with pink paper-covered boards, title on paperlabel to front cover. A 1931 reprinting of the original. "The typography a nd paper, as well as the language of the presumably original edition in my possession, suggest the third quarter of the seventeenth century as the period of publication. [...] The text of this amusing production contains manyunusual words, which heighten the interest of what is a light-hearted e... View more info

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Newfoundland and the Cod Fish

By: Anonymous Juvenile Instructor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Juvenile Instructor, Salt Lake City, Utah , 1875,:

Seller ID: 81629


(Anonymous). “Newfoundland and the Cod Fish.” An article in The Juvenile Instructor, Vol. 10, No.14, Salt Lake City, July 10, 1875, pp. [157]-159, including one illustration, "Gutting and Cleaning". (Salt Lake City, Utah : The Juvenile Instructor, 1875). Pp [157]-168. Illustrated. 4to, self-wraps. The first part of an article on Newfoundland's cod fishery (to be continued in a later issue). Many other articles (usually in parts) including on the Sandwich Islands, Stories About Utah, Birds (Penguin, Petrel), Scenes in Congress, Ostrich Riding, Ancient Ruins of Old America, etc. Tear... View more info

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Fighter Pilot: A Personal Record of the Campaign in France, September 8th, 1939 to June 13th, 1940. 6th pr in dj

By: ANONYMOUS)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1942,: 1942

Seller ID: 44224


(Anonymous). Fighter Pilot : A Personal Record of the Campaign in France, September 8th, 1939 to June 13th, 1940. London : B. T. Batsford Ltd., (January 1942). Sixth Printing. Pp. (5),vi-,1-122 with [14] pp. of b&w photographs. Frontispiece. 8vo, blue cloth, darker blue lettering to front and spine. The author was Paul Henry Mills Richey (b. May 7, 1916, London - d. February 23rd, 1989). Some fading to top edge, light damp spotting to rear board, else very good in nicked dustjacket. 25.00 View more info

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History of Poland

By: Anonymous)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: 1831,:

Seller ID: 44965


(Anonymous). History of Poland : In One Volume. L: printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, and John Taylor, 1831. Pp. 394 with ad for Encyclopedia Britannica tipped in at front. Small 8vo, brown cloth with paper label to spine. Spine faded, small chip to head, tail creased, corners bumped, spine label nicked, boards scuffed, else vg. 100.00 View more info

Know Nothing.(?)

By: Anonymous)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: John J. Jewett & Company, 1855,:

Seller ID: 44330


Anonymous). Know Nothing.(?). Boston: John J. Jewett & Company, 1855. Pp. 347 followed by 12 pp. of ads. 8vo, pressed brown cloth with gilt decoration to spine. A novel set in the mid 19th century in the US during the Know Nothing political movement. Cocked, boards and top edge dampstained, extremeties worn, hinges starting, previous owner's name pencilled to front and rear eps, else good. 35.00 View more info

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Germany : Twilight or New Dawn. 1st US

By: Anonymous)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Whittlesey House, 1933,:

Seller ID: 47991


(Anonymous). Germany : Twilight or New Dawn . (Published in London under the title Why Nazi?). NY: Whittlesey House, 1933. First US Edition. Pp. 226. 8vo, black cloth, red lettering to front and spine. The author discusses the significance of the German upheavel in 1933 and some of the causes leading up to it. Slight crease to spine, some small white smudges to top edge of front board, previous owner's name inked to front paste-down, else vg. 50.00 View more info

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Nation's Pictures

By: Anonymous)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Cassell and Co., London, 1903,:

Seller ID: 71544


(Anonymous) The Nation's Pictures. London: Cassell and Company, Ltd, 1903. [Complete in four volumes.] The set containing 193 chromo-photographic process three-colour plates, the plates tipped to stiff olive-grey paper and interleaved with separate printed descriptions for each plate. Pp. viii + 48 plates + [4] (ads); vi + 48 plates + [4] (ads); [4] (col. frontis. and accompanying descriptive leaf) + iv + 48 plates (numbered 2 - 49) + [4] (ads); xvi + 48 plates + [4] (ads). Folio (15" x 11"). With brief biographical notes of the painters in vol. 4, pp. v - xvi. The set would more prope... View more info

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Book on Detective Work or How and When to Adopt it as a Profession by an Old Expert

By: Anonymous) Johnson Smith & Co. Ltd.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Johnson Smith & Co., 1930,:

Seller ID: 48133


(Anonymous). Book on Detective Work or How and When to Adopt it as a Profession by an Old Expert. Racine, Wis.: Johnson Smith & Co., [ca. 1930?]. Pp.90, [72] pp. of ads from the Johnson Smith Co. Small 8vo, brown ill. paper covers. Covers detached, some slight creasing to spine, front corner folded, else vg. 50.00 View more info

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Cousins, The : A Tale of Early Life. American Edition.

By: Anonymous) McINTOSH, Marla A.].

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Harper, 1845,:

Seller ID: 31054


[McINTOSH, Marla A.]. The Cousins : A Tale of Early Life. By the author of "Conquest and Self-Conquest", "Praise and Principle", &c. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1845. Pp 205. 12mo, brown pressed cloth with gilt letternig to spine. A Victorian-era morality tale. One-inch chip mid-spine, faint soiling to boards, inner hinges shaky, foxing internally, a good copy only. 70.00 View more info

Young Artists. A New Edition, with Illustrations

By: Anonymous).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: George Routledge and Sons, London , 1865,:

Seller ID: 80510


(Anonymous). The Young Artists. A New Edition, with Illustrations. London :George Routledge and Sons, n.d. [1860s]. Pp [i]-viii,[1]-305,(1),[1]-6(ads ), frontis + 3 plates. 8vo, red cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Contents : Prosper; or, The Young Sculptor. Emmeline; or, The Young Musician. Leon; or, The Young Engraver. Valerie; or, The Young Painter. Some wear to spine ends and corners, covers darkened and slightly stained, front inner hinge starting, a few gutter cracks and dampstains, foxing to some leaves, else good to very good. 30.00 View more info

Two Verses

By: Anonymous).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: H.L. Kilner & Co., Publishers, Philadelphia, 1884,:

Seller ID: 80532


(Anonymous). The Two Verses. Illustrated. Philadelphia : H.L. Kilner & Co.,Publishers, (1884). Pp (4),[7]-59,(3). Illustrated. Small 8vo, gilt and il lustrated front board. A children's story. Covers edgeworn, lacking ffep,waterstain to inside rear board, else very good. 30.00 View more info

Adventures of a Gold-Finder. Written by Himself. Volume I only

By: Anonymous).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Henry Colburn Publisher, London , 1850,:

Seller ID: 80782


(Anonymous). Adventures of a Gold-Finder. Written by Himself. In Three Volumes. Vol. I. London : Henry Colburn Publisher, 1850. Pp (4),[1]-300,(4,ads). 8vo, black cloth spine, brown paper covered boards, printed white paper label to spine. A Victorian novel. Very worn covers, corners bumped, spine label worn and chipped, hinges and internal sections cracked, leaves smudgedand foxed, names, pencilled notes at rear, overall a good, reading copy on ly. Very scarce. As is. Volume I only. 150.00 View more info

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Book of Science: A Familiar Introduction...

By: Anonymous]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Chapman and Hall, London, 1833,:

Seller ID: 70160


[Anonymous] The Book of Science: A Familiar Introduction to the Principles of Natural Philosophy, Adapted to the Comprehension of Young People. London: Chapman and Hall, 1833. Pp. xx, 462. Demi octavo (12.8 cm. x 10.2 cm.). Wood-engraved frontis, with a generous quantity of charming textural illustrations. Original half calf, spine gilt-titled and -ruled, and reeded in blind. Sections comprise Mechanics, Hydraulics, Hydrostatics, Pneumatics, Acoustics, Pyronomics, Optics, Electricity, Galvanism and Magnetism. Boards andspine extremities rubbed and worn, corners bumped, rear fore-edge of board ... View more info