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Image for Adolf Busch : The Life of an Honest Musician. Volume One: 1891-1939. VolumeTwo: 1939-52. First Edition in dustjackets

Adolf Busch : The Life of an Honest Musician. Volume One: 1891-1939. VolumeTwo: 1939-52. First Edition in dustjackets

By: POTTER, Tully

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Toccata Press, London, 2010, ISBN:9780907689508: 2010

Seller ID: 115995

ISBN: 0907689507


POTTER, Tully. Adolf Busch : The Life of an Honest Musician. Volume One: 1891-1939. Volume Two: 1939-52. (London) : Toccata Press, (2010). First Edition. Pp (13),14-702,(2); (8),705-1423,(7). Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spines. Adolf Georg Wilhelm Busch (b August 8, 1891, Siegen, Westphalia – d. June 9, 1952, Guilford, Vermont). Tully Potter (b. 1942, Edinburgh). "Adolf Busch (1891-1952) was not only an all-round musician; he was also a moral beacon in troubled times. Now remembered as the first violin of the Busch String Quartet... View more info

Adolph, and How He Found the Beautiful Lady

By: TAYLOR, Fannie J. Stories of Childhood) TOERRING, Helene

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Fleming H. Revell Company, New York, 1896,:

Seller ID: 68959


TAYLOR, Fannie J. Adolph, and How He Found the "Beautiful Lady" . NY: Fleming T. Revell Company, 1896. Pp. [1]-85,(1), frontis., including plates. Illustrated. 8vo, pictorial white cloth with green lettering to spine. A volume in the Stories of Childhood series. "A touching story of the devotion of a poor German immigrant and her son Adolph to a little girl, who, coming tothis country on a cholera-laden ship, was taken from her mother by the hea lth officers, and, together with Adolph and many others, placed in the hospital. Owing to a mistake in identity she was reported to have d... View more info

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Adopted Daughter; or the Trials of Sabra : A Tale of Real Life. Second Edition, Revised and Amended

By: McDONALD, Sarah A. Haynes FLEMING, Sandford)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: John Lovell, Montreal, 1863,:

Seller ID: 54341


[Anonymous]. [McDONALD, Sarah A. Haynes]. The Adopted Daughter; or the Trials of Sabra : A Tale of Real Life. Montreal: John Lovell, Printer, 1863. Second Edition, Revised and Amended. Pp. 198. Small 8vo, presed brown cloth, decorative in blind borders, gilt titles to front. Watters p.238, p. Rhodenizer p.707. According to the Toronto Public Library , the author is Sarah A. Haynes McDonald, (b. August 5, 1809 in Massachusetts - d. December 15, 1893, Lyn, Ontario). "Born in Massachusetts, Sarah was adopted by the Haynes family. After the death of her first husband [...] in 1840 s... View more info

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Adrift on the Ocean. An article in Florida Magazine, Vol. 7, No. 2, August 1903

By: KEITH, Mercia Abbott

Price: $25.00

Publisher: G.D. Ackerly, Jacksonville, Florida , 1903,: 1903

Seller ID: 88708


KEITH, Mercia Abbott. “Adrift on the Ocean.” An article in Florida Magazine, Vol. VII, No. 2, August 1903, pp 80-84. Jacksonville, Florida : G.D. Ackerly, Publisher, 1903. Pp (2),[65]-120,(20,ads), Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, pale blue wrappers. “Adrift on the Ocean” is the true tale and incidents of the sinking of the steamer Pulaski coasting between Savannah and New York in August 1833. Other articles : "Curious Cusioms of Mexico — (Illustrated) — by Elizabeth Visere; Among the Azaleas — by Margaret Ann Loga... View more info

Advances in Aquaculture : Papers presented at the FAO Technical Conference on Aquaculture, Kyoto, Japan, 26 May - 2 June 1976

By: PILLAY, T. V. R., and Wm. A. DILL (eds.) DILL, Wm. A. FARWELL, M. K. PORTER, T. R.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Fishing News Books Ltd,, Farnham, Surrey, England, 1979, ISBN:0852380925:

Seller ID: 115031


PILLAY, T. V. R., and Wm. A. DILL (eds.). Advances in Aquaculture : Papers presented at the FAO Technical Conference on Aquaculture, Kyoto, Japan, 26 May - 2 June 1976. Farnham, Surrey, England : Published by arrangement withthe Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, by Fishing Ne ws Books Ltd, (1979). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xviii,1-653,(1). Illustrated.Figures. Tables. Double Column. 4to, green cloth, gilt lettering and decor ation to front board and spine. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good. 125.00 Contents :... View more info

Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 11

By: KEARNS, Michael S., ed SOLLA Sara A., ed COHN, David A., ed

Price: $50.00

Publisher: MIT Press, 1999, ISBN:0262112450:

Seller ID: 44524


KEARNS, Michael S., Sara A. SOLLA and David A. COHN, eds. Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 11: Proceedings of the 1998 Conference. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, (1999). Pp 1089. 8vo, blue paper covered boards. 11th in the series; Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems. Vg. 50.00 View more info

Advances in the Study of Societal Multilingualism.

By: FISHMAN, Joshua A. (ed.). MEISEL, John de VRIES, John SCOTTON, Carol Myers

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Mouton Publishers, The Hague / Paris / New York , 1978, ISBN:9027977429:

Seller ID: 98303


FISHMAN, Joshua A. (ed.). Advances in the Study of Societal Multilingualism. The Hague / Paris / New York : Mouton Publishers, (1978). Student Edition. Pp [i]-xiii,(3),1-842,(2). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, red card covers. Contents : Part One: Language Contact. 1. Bilingualism, Language Contact,and Immigrant Languages in the United States. A Research Report, 1956-1970 (by Einar Haugen). 2. Some (German-English) Language Contact Phenomena at the Discourse Level (by Michael G. Clyne). 3. Triglossia and Swahili-English Bilingualism in Tanzania (by M. H. Abdulaziz Mkilifi). Part Two: LanguageM... View more info

Adventure in Two Hemispheres. First Edition in dustjacket

By: VANCOUVER, George). MARSHALL, James Stirrat and Carrie

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Talex Printing Service, Vancouver, 1955,:

Seller ID: 19872


(VANCOUVER, George). MARSHALL, James Stirrat and Carrie. Adventure in Two Hemispheres including Captain Vancouver's Voyage. (Vancouver : Talex Printing Service, 1955). First Edition. Pp xii,208. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to front & spine. "Not a life of Captain Vancouver, but the record of a single voyage around the world - a voyage which began atFalmouth on April 1, 1791 and ended in the Shannon River on October 17, 17 95. It was a voyage which led into unknown seas and to numerous perils fromdangerous waters and hostile natives. It had both diplomatic and Imperi... View more info

Adventures in Discovery. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: PURDOM, Tom, ed. ASIMOV, Isaac. BRUNNER, John. SILVERBERG, Robert.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Doubleday, New York, 1969,:

Seller ID: 106120


PURDOM, Tom, (ed.). Adventures in Discovery. Edited by Tom Purdom. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1969. First Printing. Pp. (10),[1]-182.8vo, black cloth with silver lettering to spine. "Here is a book that take s an unusual approach to the history of science. In ten original essays, a group of writers with backgrounds in science and reputations as first-rate story-tellers explore the human side of great scientific discoveries -- thecreativity, the personalities, and the human failings that all play vital roles in man's search for knowledge. As much as possible, the articles l... View more info

Adventures of Captain Bonneville, or, Scenes beyond the Rocky Mountains of the Far West

By: IRVING, Washington

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Richard Bentley, London, 1837,:

Seller ID: 97414


IRVING, Washington. The Adventures of Captain Bonneville, or, Scenes beyondthe Rocky Mountains of the Far West. London : Richard Bentley, 1837. [In T hree Volumes bound in One]. Pp [1]-303,(1); [1]-292; [1]-302. 8vo, rebound in blue cloth, gilt lettering to maroon morocco label to spine. Benjamin Louis Eulalie de Bonneville (1796-1878) was a French-born officer in the United States Army, fur trapper, and explorer in the American West. He is notedfor his expeditions to the Oregon Country and the Great Basin, and in part icular for blazing portions of the Oregon Trail. During his lifetime, Bonne... View more info

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Cdn Lg Type Ed in dj.

By: TWAIN, Mark

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Musson Book Company, Toronto, 0,:

Seller ID: 75301


TWAIN, Mark. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn . Large Type Edition. Toronto: The Musson Book Company Limited, [n.d. - early 1930s]. Pp. (10),1-405,(1). 8vo, red cloth with black decoration and borders to front, black lettering to spine. A lovely early Canadian edition of the classic of mid-nineteenth century Americana, depicting the young, outspoken protagonist's adventures on the Mississippi River with a runaway slave. Some foxing to the fore-margin of the first few leaves, else vg in spine nicked, lightly spotted, corner trimmed, short-closed-torn (two or three short marginal tears, each l... View more info

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Adventures of Jack and Betty. April, 1915

By: WILLIAMS, Clara Andrews WILLIAMS, George Alfred

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Crowell Publishing Company, New York, 1915,:

Seller ID: 96977


WILLIAMS, Clara Andrews. The Adventures of Jack and Betty. April, 1915. [New York] : The Crowell Publishing Company, 1915. Pp (8). Illustrated. DoubleClumn. 8vo, illustrated self-wraps, unbound. Each issue was published as a one-sheet magazine pull-out to be cut into two sections and folded making 8 pages, with doors which can be cut so as to swing on hinges making two see-throughs. Lightly rubbed, fore-edge chipped, held together at spine by a small rusted nail, else very good. 30.00 View more info

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Adventures of Jack and Betty. February, 1915

By: WILLIAMS, Clara Andrews WILLIAMS, George Alfred

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Crowell Publishing Company, New York, 1915,:

Seller ID: 96972


WILLIAMS, Clara Andrews. The Adventures of Jack and Betty. February, 1915. [New York] : The Crowell Publishing Company, 1915. Pp (8). Illustrated. Double Clumn. 8vo, illustrated self-wraps, unbound. Each issue was published as a one-sheet magazine pull-out to be cut into two sections and folded making 8 pages, with doors which can be cut so as to swing on hinges making four see-throughs. Lightly rubbed, the first see-through was improperly cut and had to be repaired with scotch-tape but has since detached again, small tape marks, else good. As is. 30.00 View more info

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Adventures of Jack and Betty. March, 1915

By: WILLIAMS, Clara Andrews WILLIAMS, George Alfred

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Crowell Publishing Company, New York, 1915,:

Seller ID: 96975


WILLIAMS, Clara Andrews. The Adventures of Jack and Betty. March, 1915. [New York] : The Crowell Publishing Company, 1915. Pp (8). Illustrated. DoubleClumn. 8vo, illustrated self-wraps, unbound. Each issue was published as a one-sheet magazine pull-out to be cut into two sections and folded making 8 pages, with doors which can be cut so as to swing on hinges making four see-throughs. Lightly rubbed, the first two hinged doors are missing, else good. As is. 27.00 View more info

Adventures of the "Lady Jane". pb.

By: SPROCK, Merle and Janie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sprock Publishing, 1995,:

Seller ID: 34101


SPROCK, Merle and Janie. Adventures of the "Lady Jane". (Auburn, Ca.: Sprock Publishing), [1995?]. Pp 338. 8vo, ill. card covers. An account of a California couple's cruising adventures in Mexico, the Caribbean, and along the eastern seaboard of the United States. Slightly rubbed, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Adventures of Tom Sawyer

By: TWAIN, Mark). BRAUN, Wilbur BRAUN, Wilbur CLEMENS, Samuel L.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Samuel French, 1936,:

Seller ID: 63631


(TWAIN, Mark). BRAUN, Wilbur. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. An Ageless Comedy for Children and Grownups Alike in Three Acts. Based on Samuel L. Clemens' Celebrated Novel. In Four Acts. NY: Samuel French, 1936. Pp. 122. Small 8vo, blue card covers. Spine sunned, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Adventures of Tonio the Pony and Buzzy

By: AUBERTIN, Uncle Roger.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Pageant Press, Inc., New York , 1966,:

Seller ID: 79879


AUBERTIN, “Uncle Roger.” The Adventures of Tonio the Pony and Buzzy. New York : Pageant Press, Inc., (1966). First Edition. Pp (10),1-73,(1), with 45 RPM Record laid in. Illustrated. 4to, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. The 4 songs on the record are : 1. Lonely Pony Song. 2. Be Kind To Animal Friends. 3. Walk Walk Walking. 4. Sleep Sleep Sleep. Very good in edgeworn dustjacket (with tears to flap creases). With very good record. 30.00 View more info

Advertising : Its Principles and Practice. First printing/edition

By: TIPPER, Harry HOLLINGSWORTH, hARRY l. HOTCHKISS, George Burton PARSONS, Frank Alvah

Price: $150.00

Publisher: 1915,:

Seller ID: 101210


TIPPER, Harry, Harry L. HOLLINGSWORTH, George Burton HOTCHKISS, and Frank A. PARSONS. Advertising : Its Principles and Practice. New York City : The Ronald Press Co., 1915. First Printing/Edition. Pp (8),v-xi,(3),3-575,(1). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, dark blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Part I — The Economic Factors in Advertising. I. What Is Advertising? II.The Way in Which Advertising Is Used. III. The Factors Which Determine the Kind and Extent of Advertising. Part II — The Psychological Factors in Adv ertising. IV. The Psycho-Economic Role of Advertising. V. The Original ... View more info

Advise and Consent. A Limited Edition

By: DRURY, Allen ALTSCHULER, Franz

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Franklin Library, 1976,:

Seller ID: 110144


DRURY, Allen. Advise and Consent. Illustrated by Franz Altschuler. A Limited Edition. Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1976. Limited Editionpublished exclusively for subscribers. Pp. (20),[3]-745,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, black full leather with gilt decoration to the front and rear boards, gilt titles to spine, raised bands, all edges gilt, white ribbon marker. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TOITS WEIGHT. An attractive copy of the 1960 Pulitzer Prize winning novel. 3 5.00 View more info

Aechminella, Amphissites, Kirkbyella, and Related Genera : Revision of SomePaleozoic Ostracode Genera

By: SOHN, I.G. Geological Survey Professional Paper 330-B)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: US GPO, Washington, 1961,:

Seller ID: 68745


SOHN, I.G. Aechminella, Amphissites, Kirkbyella, and Related Genera : Revision of Some Paleozoic Ostracode Genera . Washington: US GPO, 1961. Pp. [i]-iii,(1),107-160, + 6 p. of plates. Illustrated. 4to, stapled printed grey card covers. Geological Survey Professional Paper 330-B. Faint cover creasing, else vg. 15.00 View more info