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1 Bear, Jessica >> Who Reigns on Your Parade ? : Self Help Guide Intergrating the Bach Flowers to Remedy the Co-Dependent
Las Vegas: Balancing Essentials Press; 1990 First Edition Softcover Near Fine Illustrated by Pam Callaway 
122 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, white plastic Velo-bind (report-style) binding, [vi] + 122 pages, a few b/w tables and diagrams. ; Written by PhD doctor of naturopathy. Copyright 1990. ; 'Learn how the Bach Flower Remedies can release trapped emotions and re-awaken the natural personality to discover, accept, and express its limitless God-given power.' ; Only a touch of shelfwear. Appears unused. Scarce. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Brown, Anna Caroline Baker >> Study of Women Influentials in Three Michigan Communities, a : Their Attitudes Towards and Perceived Ability to Influence Adult Education Practices, a Dissertation for Doctor of Philosophy, University of Michigan
Ann Arbor: Anna Caroline Baker Brown; 1963 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
320 pages; 4to (11.5") 30 cm; Hardcover, [xii] + 320 pages printed one side only, 10 appendixes, 46 tables, 9 figures and illustrations, all the usual footnotes. Bound in extremely heavy-duty black buckram cloth ringless binder. Author address label affixed to spine, as found. ; Complete title: 'A Study of Women Influentials in Three Michigan Communities: Their Attitudes Towards and Perceived Ability to Influence Adult Education Practices, a Dissertation for Doctor of Philosophy, University of Michigan'. ; Exterior shows a touch of shelfwear. No other flaws. Quite scarce. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Highlights of Templar History, Brown, William Moseley >>
3 Brown, William Moseley >> Highlights of Templar History
Greenfield, Ind: William Mitchell Printing Company; 1944 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
87 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, dark brown cloth, gilt lettering and knight on front, 87 glossy pages, chronology of Templars in US from 1769 to 1816, 16 b/w photos and illustrations including chart showing development of Freemasonry and Templars from ancient times to today (in French) otherwise all text is English. ; Published under auspices, Grand Encampment, Knights Templar, United States of America. Foreword by Charles Noah Orr. Preface by author, with Andrew D. Agnew and Chalmers L. Pancoast, being the committee on Templar history. ; Cloth shows light wear at tips. Front free endpaper missing. Old b/w bookplate with name in fountain pen. Gilt on spine worn and nearly unreadable. Interior clean, binding tight. Quite scarce. ; Two items included: 1) small booklet, Highland Park (Michigan) Commandery No. 53, list of members, 1943, 24 pgs, affixed to front endpaper.. 2) booklet, Grand Commandery, Knights Templar of Michigan, 1943, 16 pgs, articles by William J. Cameron, Arthur J. Lacy, Fred B. Freeman, laid in. 
Price: 47.00 USD
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4 Burtis, C. Edward, with Lee S. Roberts >> Real American Tragedy, The
Milwaukee, Wisc: Lee Foundation for Nutritional Research; 1960 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
262 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Hardcover, dark red buckram cloth, 262 + [iv] pages, endnotes, bibliography. Warmly inscribed and dated 26 May 1961 and SIGNED by Lee S. Roberts. ; Copyright 1959. This is 2nd printing, 1960. Foreword by Lee S. Roberts (aka Dr. Royal Lee) president of the Lee Foundation for Nutritional Research, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. From jacket blurb: 'Here is the real story behind the rapid degeneration of American's young men, the boom in the tranquilizer market, the growing problem of juvenile delinquency, the high rate of divorce, etc, threatening changes that are destroying millions of Americans needlessly.' Author gives reams of scientific data on poor-nutrition processed foods, and recommendations for improving health through good nutrition. ; From the estate of a podiatrist. Book shows little wear, but many pages have ballpoint underlining, all done very neatly with ruler. Jacket has small chips at heel and crown but is all readable. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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5 Burton, John >> Conflict : Human Needs Theory
N. Y. : St. Martin's Press; 1993 033352148X / 9780333521489 Second Printing Softcover Good+ 
358 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; White softcover, [xxvi] + 358 pages, index, chapter endnotes, 16 chapters by various experts. ; Isbn on copyright page 033352148X. Isbn on cover 0312106181. Copyright 1990. This is 2nd printing, 1993. Foreword by Samuel W. Lewis. Essays on human needs theory, touching on sociology, psychology, political science, conflict resolution, philosophy, anthropology, biology. ; Very little wear, however, owner has neatly underlined many words and phrases in pencil, penciled margin notes here and there, and 25 pages have blue highlighting, none excessive. ; Conflict Series; Vol. 2 
Price: 29.00 USD
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6 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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7 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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8 Devereux, George >> Mohave Ethnopsychiatry : The Psychic Disturbances of an Indian Tribe
Washington, D. C. : Smithsonian Institution Press; 1969 0874740835 / 9780874740837 Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket 
597 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24cm; Thick hardcover, black cloth, 597 pages, 140 case studies, index, bibliography, footnotes, several b/w figures, diagrams, and tables in text, ; Copyright 1961, formerly titled 'Mohave Ethnopsychiatry and Suicide : The Psychiatric Knowledge and the Psychic Disturbances of an Indian Tribe', based on material collected in 1930s, with new corrigenda and several addenda. 'Study of abnormal [sic] behavior found in one primitive culture'. This is 2nd printing, 1969.; Minor spotting to fore-edge otherwise no flaws to book. Jacket rubbed and chipped, spine a bit faded but quite readable. ; Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin Series; Vol. 175 
Price: 18.00 USD
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9 Diplomat >> Around the World in Bed : Board Game
Chatsworth, Calif: Diplomat Games; 1979 Other Very Good+ 
Not a book. Board game in original box, with playing board, toy plastic pistol, three toy darts, one small candle. Instructions printed on box. Game for two consenting adults. Nude activities. ; Appears unused. Box is intact but with small dents and dings. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Ecstasy >> Ecstasy II : A Game for Lovers
USA : Ecstasy Systems; 1980 Other Very Good+ 
Not a book. Board game in original box, with playing board, four plastic playing pieces, one 6-sided die. Instructions printed on box. Game for two consenting adults. Nude activities. ; Unused. Game pieces still in original unopened plastic pouch. Small scar on box lid. No other defects. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Foley, Lawrence L, and Charles D. McMillin >> Log-O-Life : A Monument to the Faithful Co-Operative Spirit and Parental Interest of Our Fathers and Mothers
Cleveland, Oh: McMillin-Foley Publishing Company; 1946 Revised Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
136 pages; 4to (10.5") 27 cm; Tardcover, tan embossed buckram cloth, 136 pages, numerous blanks to fill in, charming b/w illustrations throughout. ; Copyright 1933. This is revised edition, 1946. ; Not simply a baby book, though there are pages for baby photos, but also pages for school records, clubs, diplomas, much more. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. No marks. Appears never used. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 Goldston, Robert C. >> Satan's Disciples : A Modern History of Satanism and Witchcraft from the Middle Ages to the Present Day (Paperback Original, 1962)
N. Y. : Ballantine Books; 1962 Paperback Original Paperback Good 
189 pages; 12mo (7.25") 19 cm; Paperback, 189 pages, bibliography. ; Author conflates witchcraft and satanism and proceeds to give concise history of both. Topics include: Black mass. Ancient witchcraft. Witch's pharmacopeia. Satanism in the church. Famous necromancers. Persecution of witches. Witch hunters in America. More. ; Exterior worn. Pages tanned from age, several with small edge chips. Everything readable. Binding tight and square. Scarce. ; Ballantine BB F Series; Vol. 581 
Price: 7.00 USD
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13 Green, Sanford M. >> Crime : Its Nature, Causes, Treatment, and Prevention (1st Edition, Signed)
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company; 1889 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
346 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Hardcover, brown cloth, gilt lettering, dark brown endpapers, b/w frontispiece photo of author on glossy plate with tissue guard, 346 pages + 14-page publisher catalog in rear. ; 1st edition, 1889. Same date. ; Sanford M. Green (1807-1901) was a state legislator, a justice on Michigan Supreme Court, and an avid Universalist; his treatise on crime prevention remains somewhat ahead of its time, preaching what is now known as restorative justice, a humane and practical idea which has still not moved into the mainstream. ; Almost no wear. Title page inscribed 'To my esteemed friend Mrs. Sarah Carthwright, with kindest regards of the Author, Bay City, Nov 26, 1892.' 
Price: 145.00 USD
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14 Ingersoll, Robert Green >> (Religion and Atheism) Mistakes of Ingersoll and His Answers Complete
Chicago: Rhodes & McClure Publishing Company; 1889 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
562 pages; 8vo (8") 20 cm; Hardcover. Black cloth, gilt lettering, 128 + 151 + 92 + 32 + 158 pages plus 6 pages of publisher's ads in rear, including ad for Audiphone, instrument for conveying sounds to the deaf. Several b/w portraits and illustrations. ; Reprint of 1882 original, this dated 1889. Ingersoll's lectures refuted by David Swing, William Henry Ryder, Henry Ward Beecher, Brooke Hereford, Monro Gibson, Rabbi Wise, W. F. Crafts, Arthur Swazey, Robert Collyer, Frederick Perry Powers, Bishop Samuel Fallows, Simeon Gilbert, James Maclaughlin, Pere Hyacinthe, others. (Robert G. Ingersoll, lived 1833-1899, was the most famous orator of his day, a brilliant, openly agnostic speaker who attacked and exposed hypocrisy, intolerance, cruelty, bigotry in all forms, and was frequently attacked by supporters of same, especially the ultra-religious) ; Cloth heavily worn, 1cm missing at crown. Pages quite yellowed. Spine gilt worn off completely. Owner name penciled on front endpaper. Endpapers split along both hinges. All pages attached. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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15 Jorgensen, Jes Trost >> Kvinden Husmoderen Barnet : Woman, Housewife, Child
Denmark: Nordens Bogforlag; 1950 Hardcover Very Good 
354 pages; 4to (11.75") 30 cm; DANISH text throughout. Beautiful red-brown leather over spine and corners, 354 pages, marbled boards, gilt spine title, pale gray patterned endpapers, 2 glossaries, several tables, many b/w photos and line diagrams. ; Published 1950. Illustrations by Olav Thyrring Meller. Photos by Ib Rahbech Clausen (Ib Rahbek-Clausen). Editor and foreword by Jes Trost Jorgensen. Chapters by H. Reich Nielsen, Laurentius Holm, Ida Laursen, Erik Klougart, Gerda Borch, Sigrid Krogh, more. ; Topics include: Makeup and cosmetics. Interior lighting and design. Ladies fashions. Fancy table settings. Household budgeting. Childbirth hygiene (with explicit diagrams) and much more. ; Boards show moderate edgewear. One page (on cosmetics) has two very small pink spots, not affecting text. No other defects. Scarce. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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16 Katlyn >> Scented Altar from Mermade Magickal Arts, the : The Ritual Arts of Fine Incense and Fragrance
Las Vegas: Mermade Magickal Arts; 1993 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
96 pages; 4to (10") 27 cm; Pale gray softcover, silver lettering, 96 pages, bibliography, 98 superb b/w illustrations, dozens of spells, divinations, meditations, recipes, rituals, prayers, etc. ; 'A beautiful compendium of the rituals, folklore, and techniques of incense and fragrance, filled with magickal artwork, recips and ideas.' ; Only a touch of edgewear. No marks or defects. Quite scarce. 
Price: 56.00 USD
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17 Lapidus, Jacqueline, with Margaret Sloan-Hunter >> Yantras of Womanlove : Diagrams of Energy
USA : Naiad Press; 1982 0930044304 / 9780930044305 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Tee Corinne 
60 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, black covers, 60 pages, small photo and brief bio of each contributor, 33 amazing, beautiful and highly stylized b/w photos accomapnied by poetic text. ; Images by Tee Corinne. Text by Jacqueline Lapidus. Introduction by Margaret Sloan-Hunter. First edition stated. ; Artistic and spiritual photos (here called yantras or 'diagrams of energy') depicting lesbian lovemaking. Warning: Nudes. ; Exterior shows light wear. No other defects. Quite scarce. 
Price: 78.00 USD
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18 Lusk, George L. >> Michigan Masonic Monitor and Ceremonies : Adopted by the Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of the State of Michigan, 1956
Mich: Grand Lodge; 1956 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
101 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Small hardcover, dark blue cloth, no exterior lettering, 101 pages, text in plain English. ; Based on 1895 edtion by Thomas Smith Webb, revised by James Fenton. This edition revised by George L. Lusk, Frank O. Gilbert, Charles T. Kingston, and I. B. Gilbert. Printed 1939. This printing 1956. ; Almost no wear. Main defect: penned on front endpaper: 'Roy Stewart from Ivan E. Caddis, DGM'. ; Item laid in: bifold remembrance card for Harry A. Sparks, with funeral info and masonic symbol, and with tiny clipping of newspaper obit. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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19 MacBride, Andrew Sommerville >> Speculative Masonry : Its Mission, its Evolution and its Landmarks
Glasgow: R. E. Robertson; 1931 Second Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
255 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Small hardcover, blue cloth, gilt spine lettering, index, footnotes, 18 b/w diagrams. ; Copyright 1913. This is 2nd edition, 1931. Foreword by J. Rankine Andrew. ; Famous collection of lectures describes the origins of masonry, symbols, lodges, French and German equivalent organizations, secret symbols, conditions of advancement, mission of masonry, much more. ; Cloth on spine worn and faded, very small tear at crown. Spine lettering dull but readable. Gift note (To Bro John Gilchrist, United Craft Lodge 534, Detroit, from Bro John Rodgers, Lodge Leven St John 170, Scotland, 5th March 1951) on front endpaper in fountain pen. No other marks. Binding tight. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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20 Mackey, Albert G, with William J. Hughan and Edward L. Hawkins >> Encyclopaedia of Freemasonry and its Kindred Sciences, Complete in 2 Volumes : (Encyclopedia) New and Revised Edition, 1912, Comprising the Whole Range of Arts, Sciences and Literatures As Connected with the Institution, Profusely Illustrated
N. Y. : Masonic History Company; 1912 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
913 pages; 4to (10.5") 27 cm; Two large volumes, black buckram cloth, gilt lettering and decor, all edges gilt, green and metallic gold marbled endpapers, 913 pages, scores of b/w figures and diagrams in text, several full-page plates per vol, some in full color. Main text in 2 columns. ; Copyright 1873. This is new and revised edition, 1912. Originally written by Albert G. Mackey, this edition revised and updated by William J. Hughan and Edward L. Hawkins. Vol-1, A-L, frontispiece steel engraving portrait of Albert Mackey. Vol-2, M-Z, frontispiece steel engraving portrait of Charles T. McClenahan. (Complete subtitle: 'New and Revised Edition, 1912, Comprising the Whole Range of Arts, Sciences and Literatures As Connected with the Institution, Profusely Illustrated') ; Very minor shelfwear, mainly to crowns. Slight wrinkle to spine of vol-1, not affecting lettering. No marks. Interior is clean, gilt edges crisp, binding tight. A beautiful set. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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