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1 Andersen, Hans Christian >> Fairy Tales from Hans Christian Andersen : Illustrated by Tasha Tudor
N. Y. : Oxford University Press; 1945 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Tasha Tudor 
273 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, pale blue cloth, silver lettering, silver snowflake design on front, 273 pages, 31 fairy tales retold, each illustrated with at least one b/w illustration. Book also includes 10 beautiful full-color plates. ; 1st edition, copyright 1945, no additional printings listed. ; Some well-known and some obscure tales, including: The Tinderbox. The Mermaid. Little Ida's flowers. Emperor's new clothes. The Goloshes of fortune. Snow queen. Steadfast tin soldier. Flying trunk. Ole Lukoie (Olé Luköié). Swineherd. The Fir tree. Soup from a sausage-stick. Ugly duckling. More. ; Very light exterior wear. Cloth is faded around edges and on spine, but still quite readable. Very small bookseller label on rear endpaper. No marks or scribbles. Lacks jacket. Binding tight. ; Please note: scan shows striped (moire) pattern -- this is only a scanning artifact -- book is not striped. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 Anderson, Cheryl P. >> Shaker Hymnal, a ; A Facsimile Edition of the 1908 Hymnal of the Canterbury Shakers
Woodstock, N. Y. : Overlook Press; 1996 0879516402 / 9780879516406 Softcover Very Good+ 
288 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Softcover, [xvi] + 273 pages, index, over 270 songs and hymns with lyrics and music in 4-part harmony in standard notation. ; Originally published 1908. This edition copyright 1990. This printing 1996. Edited and with new introduction by Cheryl P. Anderson, scholar of shaker music. ; Rear cover very faintly creased. Otherwise appears unused. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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3 Author Unknown >> Evangelischer Liederschatz, eine Auswahl der Bekanntesten Kernlieder fur Sonntags Schulen, Vereine und Gottesdienste, 3e, 3rd Edition : (Evangelical Hymnal, a Selection of Congregational Songs for Sunday Schools, Societies, and Worship Services) (Lutheran)
Newark, N. J. : Verlag von Gebrueder Geiger; 1906 Third Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
318 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, black cloth, title blindstamped on front, small white title label on spine, 318 pages, 383 hymns with lyrics and 4-part music, small section with 62 English hymns and index, otherwise entirely in German language in old script. ; Light wear to extremities. No marks or writing. Pages slightly yellowed from age. Three signatures pulled but textblock intact. Scarce. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 Author Unknown >> Maine Cook Book
Cotuit, Mass: Picture Book Press; 1956 Softcover Very Good+ 
64 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Softcover, white and red illustrated covers, 64 unnumbered pages, 13 b/w photos with captions, about 125 native recipes of Maine and New England, including many for seafood and lobster. ; Cover art by SR. ; Almost no sign of use. Faint thumb crease to rear cover. Front cover has several small marks, apparently ink accidentally transfered from an adjacent sheet of paper. No other defects. Scarce. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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5 Bailey, Eben H. >> Bailey's School Songs and Music Reader : A New Singing Book for Schools, Containing a Complete Course of Elementary Instruction, and a Large Collection of Exercises, Songs, Duetts, Trios and Quartettes . . . (1880)
Boston: White, Smith & Company; 1880 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
222 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Pr ice just reduced. Dark brown cloth over spine, green lettered boards, about 50 pages of music theory, numerous scales and exercises, about 150 songs. Printed on rag paper, light foxing here and there. ; Complete subtitle: 'A New Singing Book for Schools, Containing a Complete Course of Elementary Instruction, and a Large Collection of Exercises, Songs, Duetts, Trios and Quartettes, Adapted to the Use of Primary, Intermediate, Grammar and High Schools, Singing Classes, and the Home Circle'. ; Heavily worn. Boards chipped and soiled but readable. Owner name (Burt Clough, Marine City) penned on front endpaper, another (Miss L. C. Smith, Marine City) on title page, in very faded ink. Rear page partly missing, affecting final two songs. No interior marks. Binding intact. Quite scarce. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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6 Beecher, Henry Ward >> Norwood, Or, Village Life in New England : By Henry Ward Beecher, from the New York Ledger (1e, 1st Edition, 1868)
N. Y. : Charles Scribner & Company; 1868 First Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
549 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Original full purple cloth, gilt spine lettering, tan endpapers, [xii] + 549 pages + 4-pg publisher catalog in rear. Rag (cotton fiber) paper throughout. ; 1st edition in book form. Title page 1868. Copyright page 1867. No additional printings. ; This was the first novel by the famed Congregationalist preacher. It was originally published in parts in the New York Ledger. ; Cloth frayed at heel and crown, purple color mostly faded to tan. Spine lettering is dull but readable. Owner name and April 2, 1868, written on front endpaper, and small sticker ghost on same. Four leaves creased at upper tip. Binding tight. Scarce. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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7 Bidol, Judy >> Treasured Recipes Old and New : From United Methodist Women, Dearborn, Michigan
Dearborn, Mich: United Methodist Church; 1992 Softcover Near Fine 
113 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Softcover, red plastic comb binding, 113 pages, index, a few color photos, about 300 recipes of all kinds. ; Produced by Cookbook Publishers, Olathe, Kansas. ; Rear cover shows a touch of shelfwear. No other defects. A few extra recipes laid in. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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8 Bisbee, Frederick A. >> From Good Luck to Gloucester : 1770-1920, the Book of the Pilgrimage
Boston: Murray Press; 1920 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
376 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, [viii] + 376 pages, index, appendix, 71 b/w photos and illustrations on glossy plates including frontispiece portrait of John Murray. Additional chapters by Lewis B. Fisher, Chujiro Kawabata, Lee S. McCollester, William H. McGlauflin, Arthur Nash, Cordelia A. Quinby, many more. ; Complete subtitle: '1770-1920, the book of the pilgrimage, being the record of the celebration by means of a Great Pageant of the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the landing of John Murray, his reception by Thomas Potter, and the preaching of the first Universalist sermon at Good Luck, New Jersey, and the establishing of the First Universalist Church at Gloucester, Massachusetts.' ; Very light wear only. Several pages unopened. Quite scarce. 
Price: 58.00 USD
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Encyclopedia Britannica, 11e, 11th Edition, Complete in 29 Volumes : (Encyclopaedia) a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information, Britannica >>
9 Britannica >> Encyclopedia Britannica, 11e, 11th Edition, Complete in 29 Volumes : (Encyclopaedia) a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information
N. Y. : Encyclopaedia Britannica; 1911 Eleventh Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
8vo (9") 23 cm; Complete 29-vol set. Reddish-brown full leather bindings, spines stamped gilt, text in 2 columns. 28 vols of text + Index vol. Hundreds of b/w illustrations; scores of glossy plates, some in color; numerous b/w, 2-color, and 3-color maps per vol, many fold-outs. ; Preface by Hugh Chisholm. Handy edition stated. Full index of authors and their topics at front of each vol. Final vol contains complete index. About 900 pages per vol. Date on half titles is 1910-1911. Each article written new for this edition, by top experts in field; this is the Rolls Royce of encyclopedias. ; Minor wear, mainly to crowns of four vols, which show very small closed tears. No major defects. No marks. Interiors pristine. All bindings tight and intact. Extremely scarce in this condition. 
Price: 675.00 USD
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10 Bronstein, Herbert >> Passover Haggadah, a : The New Union Haggadah, Central Conference of American Rabbis
N. Y. : Viking Press; 1982 Second Revised Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Leonard Baskin 
123 pages; Folio (14.25") 36 cm; Very tall hardcover, green cloth, 123 pages, numerous full-page color illustrations, 33 songs with tunes. English throughout, with headers, scripture passages and prayers in Hebrew and English. Song lyrics in transliterated Hebrew. ; Published under auspices, Central Conference of American Rabbis. Beautifully illustrated edition of Passover Seder liturgy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Bryant, William Cullen >> Poetical Works of William Cullen Bryant : Collected and Arranged by the Author, Illustrated by One Hundred Engravings from Drawings by Birket Foster, Harry Fenn, Alfred Fredericks, and Others
N. Y. : D. Appleton & Company; 1878 Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
501 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Full brown cloth, beveled boards, exquisite decor on front and spine in gilt and black and lettering in gilt, all edges gilt, floral endpapers, appendix of notes in very small type, b/w frontispiece portrait engraving by H. B. Hall Jr with tissue guard, 180 poems, 100 b/w illustrations in text. ; Copyright 1854. This is 4th edition, 1878. ; One of American's greatest poets, William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878) was an ardent abolitionist and free speech advocate. His first great poem was Thanatopsis, published in 1817. For 52 years he was an editor at the New York Evening Post and at one time was vice president of the National Conference of Unitarian Churches. ; Cloth has small areas of fraying at crown and lower tips. Otherwise hardly any wear. No marks, no rips, no tears. A beautiful book. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Capell, Arthur >> New Fijian Dictionary, A : Fijian-English, English-Fijian, 2nd Edition, 1957
Glasgow: Wilson Guthrie & Company; 1957 Second Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
464 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Small hardcover (5 x 7.5 inches) 13 x 19 cm, brown cloth, gilt lettering, [x] + 464 pages, introduction with table of dialects, plus appendixes and 2 large fold-outs in rear. The main text is a Fijian-English dictionary, with extensive data on word forms, grammar, etc. The second section is an English-Fijian dictionary, to be used as an index. ; Originally published 1941. This is 2nd edition, 1957. ; Words of Bau dialect of Fijian language, as taught in schools of Fiji, plus botanical words. Latin (English-language) characters throughout. ; A touch of shelfwear to bottom edge. Otherwise no signs of wear. The only notable defect is a small indentation to the front endpaper, apparently made long ago by a bookworm. No marks or scribbles. Pages are clean and crisp. Binding is tight. Appears to have never been used. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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13 Charnay, Desire >> Ancient Cities of the New World, the : Being Voyages and Explorations in Mexico and Central America from 1857-1882
N. Y. : Harper & Brothers; 1888 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
562 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; Hardcover, dark steel-blue cloth, gilt lettering on front and spine, red and silver and gilt illustration of ancient Toltec or Mayan sculptured pottery face on front, [xlvi] + 514 + 2 pages, about 220 illustrations and diagrams in text, large fold-out map of Toltec Migrations in southern Mexico. ; Written by Désiré Charnay (1828-1915) who explored Mexico 1857-1861, 1880-1883, making both anthropological and archaeological investigations. Translated from the French by Mrs. J. Gonino and Helen Stevens Conant. Originally published 1884. This English edition copyright 1887, published 1888. Expedition financed by Pierre Lorillard IV of New York. Book introduced by Allen Thorndike Rice. ; Overall a beautiful book. Cloth is chipped at heel, worn at tips. No other defects. No marks or writing. Binding tight. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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14 Clark, Hulda Regher >> Cure for all Cancers, the : Including over 100 Case Histories of Persons Cured
Chula Vista, Calif: New Century Press; 1993 Softcover As New 
623 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; 623 pages. ; Blurb: 'New research findings show there is a single cure for all cancers. This book provides exact instructions for their cure. Plus two revolutionary electronic circuits, one to diagnose and monitor progress, the other to zap parasites and bacteria.' ; No defects. Still in original shrinkwrap. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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15 Daniels, Cora Linn >> As It Is To Be : Scientific Spiritualism and Heavenly Powers
Franklin, Mass: Cora Linn Daniels; 1892 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by Hammatt Billings 
258 pages; 16mo (6") 15 cm; Small hardcover, 6 inches tall, pale gray-green cloth, gilt lettering and decor, pale yellow endpapers, 258 pages, b/w frontispiece portrait photo of author on glossy plate, sidenotes, 9 b/w illustrations by Hammatt Billings, Mark Forrest and others, 258 pages plus plus ad for author's other book, the novel Sardis. ; This is a real book from 1892, not a flimsy softbound reprint. Published by author, 1892. No additional printings. ; Amazing narrative of Spiritualist thoughts and beliefs. Topics include: Voices of spirits. Spiritual consciousness. Pure light. Location of heaven. Human sorrow vain. Senses of spirits. Our condition after death. There is no everlasting punishment. Realm of divine holiness. Much more. ; Gift note penciled on front endpaper dated 1892. No other marks. Only minor shelfwear. Quite scarce in any condition. (Please ignore the moire pattern on the scan; it is not on the item itself) 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Day, John W. >> Galaxy of Progressive Poems, a : New Years Offering, 1890
Boston: Colby & Rich, Publishers; 1890 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
72 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Hardcover, dark brown cloth over beveled boards, gilt lettering and decor on front, pale monochrome floral endpapers, 72 pages, brief biography of author, 72 heavy stiff pages, endnotes, 20 original poems with rhyme and meter. ; Penned by famous editor of Spiritualist paper 'Banner of Light' and outspoken Universalist and Spiritualist. Poems include: Guardian Angel. A Woman of Hungary. The Emigrants. The Chariot of Fire. The Millennial Sun. Lady Franklin. Autophonia. Much more. ; Light shelfwear only. Cloth on spine is a bit faded, but unlettered. No marks. Binding tight. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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17 Dorne, Maxwell, and Bill Sass >> Mother Goose : A New Popular Edition
N. Y. : Random House; 1949 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
69 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, slick illustrated boards, 69 pages, index, over 200 popular rhymes, over 60 illustrations in b/w and color including several full-page color photos of Claytoons (characters and sets made of polymer clay) ; Artwork and Claytoons directed by Maxwell Dorne and Bill Sass. Photos by Maxwell Dorne. ; Corners worn, a small area of coating peeling along rear joint. Gift note in a small hand penned on front endpaper dated 1956. No other defects. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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18 Fillmore, J. H. (James Henry) >> Grateful Praise : A Collection of New Songs for the Sunday School, 1884
Cincinnati, Ohio: Fillmore Brothers Publishers; 1884 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
160 pages; Oblong 24mo (5.5") 14 cm; Oblong format, black cloth over spine, brown boards with black lettering and decor, index, 157 hymns and anthems by various composers, including quite a few by James H. Fillmore, Fred. A. Fillmore and Charles M. Fillmore. Includes music in standard notation, most arranged for four parts, some arranged for soloist. ; No denomination specified. ; This is a real book from 1884, not a cheap print-on-demand reproduction. ; Boards quite rubbed and worn but not creased. Light foxing and a few thumb smudges here and there. Five leaves creased at upper tip. All text pages are present and readable but both free endpapers are missing. Binding tight. Scarce in any condition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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19 Froehlicher, Hans >> Biographical Catalogue of the Matriculates of Haverford College, 2nd Edition, 1833-1922 : Together with Lists of the Members of the College Faculty and the Managers, Officers and Recipients of Honorary Degrees
Philadelphia: Haverford College; 1922 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
755 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Full dark brown cloth, gilt title over red leather spine label, top edge gilt, index, concise biogrpahies of over 3500 individuals. Laid paper throughout. ; Published by Alumni Association of Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania. Updated from 1900 edition compiled by William Wistar Comfort. New research by M. Evelyn Babbitt. Co-editors: L. Arnold Post, Stephen W. Meader. ; Exterior quite worn, cloth flaked, corners lightly bumped. Many pages unopened. Two leaves of index opened sloppily, leaving jagged fore-edges, not affecting text. No marks. Binding tight. Quite scarce. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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20 Green, Mary Shaw >> History of Levi Greene of Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New York, Michigan, the : And His Descendants.
Adrian, Mich: Adrian College Press; 1944 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
415 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Hardcover, blue cloth, [vi] + 415 pages, extensive index, 1012 individuals listed, 10 b/w photos and facsimiles on glossy plates. ; Amazing genealogy compiled by Mary Shaw Green (Greene) of Farmington, Michigan, who traced her family tree back five generations to Timothy Greene of Rhode Island, born 1725. Many family members were devout Universalists, including author. ; We have graded this item Poor. Water damage apparent on fore-edge and spine. Spine lettering pretty much gone. Old bookplate on front endpaper. Rear endpaper spotted. Former owner placed a sticky on every page with a Universalist biography, and we have left these in place. 
Price: 58.00 USD
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