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81 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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82 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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83 Frostic, Gwen >> Caprice Immensity, The
Benzonia, Mich: Gwen Frostic/Presscraft Papers; 1983 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by Gwen Frostic 
64 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; Tall hardcover, green boards printed in dark green and brown, title in thermographic ink. Pictorial endpapers in tan and rich red-brown. 64 unnumbered pages, many different types of paper, some with deckle edges. ; Gwen Frostic (1906-2001) was a Michigan poet, book manufacturer, linoleum-block nature artist and papermaker who wrote, illustrated, printed and published 20 different titles which have been described as enchanting, delicate, breathtaking, and inspirational. ; No visible wear. The only defect: gift note penned on reverse of front free endpaper. Scarce. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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84 Frostic, Gwen >> Caprice Immensity, the : (Signed 1st Edition)
Benzonia, Mich: Gwen Frostic/Presscraft Papers; 1983 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Illustrated by Gwen Frostic Signed by Author
64 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; Tall hardcover, green boards printed in dark green and brown, title in thermographic ink. Pictorial endpapers in tan and rich red-brown. 64 unnumbered pages, many different types of paper, some with deckle edges. First edition stated. Copyright page SIGNED by author-artist-publisher Gwen Frostic. ; Gwen Frostic (1906-2001) was a Michigan poet, book manufacturer, linoleum-block nature artist and papermaker who wrote, illustrated, printed and published 20 different titles which have been described as enchanting, delicate, breathtaking, and inspirational. ; Almost no visible wear. A touch of wear to heel and crown only. No other defects. Quite scarce in any condition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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85 Fruttchey, Frank >> Delinquent Gods : A Commentary and Criticism of Present Day Standards of Music ; 2800 Pertinent Questions and 2800 Dependable Answers
Detroit: Published by Author; 1917 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
257 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, dark red cloth, gilt lettering, 257 pages. Front endpaper inscribed and SIGNED by author. Laid in is bi-fold brochure with comments praising this book. ; 'An earnest attempt to rout moldy traditions and moss-grown prejudices' out of contemporary music, art, and human expression. Written in question-and-answer style. Authored by well-known Detroit organist and music theorist, 1917. ; Cloth lightly worn at ends of spine, spine lettering dull but readable. Pages a bit yellowed. Author flyer with self portrait pasted on front endpaper. Typed signed letter from author on rear endpaper presenting copy to Fenton Mathews of Marshall, Illinois. Pencil notes to first page, otherwise interior clean. Binding tight. ; Music in America Series; Vol. 1 
Price: 15.00 USD
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86 Gambordella, Theodore >> Complete Book of Karate Weapons, the : The Only Comprehensive Book of Karate Weapons
Boulder, Colo: Paladin Press; 1981 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Steve Rich 
247 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, black cloth, silver lettering, [viii] + 247 pages, over 600 b/w step-by-step photos. ; Isbn 0873642066. How to hold, block, strike with, defend against, etc, etc, the knife, yawara, tonfa, staff, bo, nunchaku, and sai. ; Book shows only a touch of shelfwear. No marks, no major defects. Jacket has light edgewear, six small closed tears. 
Price: 31.00 USD
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87 Gering, Hugo >> Edda, Die, die Lieder der Sogenannten Alteren Edda : Nebst einem Anhang, die Mythischen und Heroischen Erzahlungen der Snorra Edda
Leipzig: Bibliographisches Institut; 1900 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
398 pages; 12mo (7.25") 19 cm; GERMAN text in old Fraktur script. Hardcover, dark brown cloth, gilt lettering and black decor in six spine compartments, all edges marbled, decorative endpapers, index of names, copious footnotes throughout. ; Medieval Icelandic epic poems translated into German by Hugo Gering. ; Very little wear. Cloth frayed at heel. Pages a bit yellowed from age. No marks. Binding tight. ; Meyers Klassiker Ausgaben Series 
Price: 17.00 USD
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88 Giessler, Dorothy B. >> Songs for Quakers : With Simple Tunes in Simple Keys
Detroit: Center for Urban Education; 1977 Softcover Near Fine Illustrated by Donna Giessler and Helen Giessler 
60 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Stiff blue covers, fold-and-staple binding, index, 52 original songs with words and music by Dorothy B. Giessler. Tunes in standard notation, with guitar chords. ; Very easy to sing. Topics include: famous Quakers, Quaker worship and faith, prayers, Bible messages, the Inner Light, etc. Cover art by Donna Giessler and Helen Giessler. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. Quite rare. ; Laid in: mimeographed sheet with publisher's press release about this book. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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89 Gilbert, William S., and Arthur Sullivan >> Patience, Or, Bunthorne's Bride : An Entirely Original Aesthetic Opera, in Two Acts
London: Chappell & Company; 1900 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
117 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, black buckram cloth, gilt title on front, tan endpapers, all edges marbled, [iv] + 117 + 1 pages, original casts for productions of 1881 and 1900 listed, complete vocal score including all songs with full piano accompaniment. No diagogue, but dialogue-cues have been penciled in before each song, in Blackwell's hand, and we have left these in place. ; Copyright 1881. This publication was for first revival in 1900. Music by Arthur Sullivan. Lyrics by William S. Gilbert. Arranged for piano by Berthold Tours. ; Quite worn. Boards warped and pages discolored along fore-edge. Title page has autogr*ph of Arthur S. Sullivan stamped in lower corner in purple ink. Front cover has 'Musical Director J. K. Blackwell' stamped in gilt. The same individual signed front free endpaper in pencil. (J. K. Blackwell was indeed a musical director for D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in early 1900s) All pages turn. Everything readable. Binding tight. Sold as is. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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90 Giles, Henry >> Lectures and Essays on Irish and Other Subjects
N. Y. : D. & J. Sadlier & Company; 1869 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
394 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Hardcover bound in beautiful dark purple-blue pebbled cloth, gilt lettering and decor, black rules, pale yellow endpapers. ; Topics include: Irish history. Irish emigration. Irish character. Daniel O'Connell. John Philpot Curran. Gerald Griffin. Bishop James Warren Doyle. The Christian idea in Catholic art and Protestant culture. Scottish wit and humor. More. ; The Rev. Henry Giles was a popular lecturer and Unitarian defender in the 19th century. This is the first collection of his Irish lectures published in book form. Published in NY by D. & J. Sadlier & Company. Co-published in Boston by P. H. Brady and in Montreal. Same date. ; Light wear to cloth. Gilt harp and gilt shamrocks on front are bright and sharp. Affixed to front endpaper is an award notification from St. Xavier College, s*gned in fountain pen by E. A. Higgins, SJ, 1886. No other marks or defects. Scarce. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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91 Glazier, Willard >> Down the Great River : Embracing an Account of the Discovery of the True Source of the Mississippi, Together with Views, Descriptive and Pictorial, of the Cities, Towns, Villages and Scenery on the Banks of the River . . .
Philadelphia: Hubbard Brothers; 1889 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
499 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Dark brown cloth over beveled boards, decorative covers with gilt and black lettering, tan floral endpapers, 445 + 54 pages, frontispiece portrait engraving of author Willard Glazer, 24 additional b/w plates with captions. Includes beautiful long narrow foldout map of entire Mississippi River, 'The Father of Waters.' ; True story of author's exploration and journey along entire length of Mississippi River, undertaken in 1881. ; Copyright 1887. This printing 1889. Complete subtitle: 'Embracing an Account of the Discovery of the True Source of the Mississippi, Together with Views, Descriptive and Pictorial, of the Cities, Towns, Villages and Scenery on the Banks of the River, as Seen During a Canoe Voyage of Over Three Thousnad Miles from its Head Waters to the Gulf of Mexico, Illustrated'. ; This is an actual hardcover book from 1889, not a flimsy modern reprint. ; Cloth shows moderate wear, mainly at heel and crown. Spine a bit faded but quite readable. Gilt on front is bright and shiny. Pages show only a touch of foxing. No marks or scribbles. Binding tight. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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92 Goodwin, George >> World's Most Beloved Humorous and Nostalgic Songs, the : Song Dex Treasury of Humorous and Nostalgic Songs, Part 1
N. Y. : Song Dex; 1956 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
500 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Softcover, gray leatherette covers, brief glossary, chord list, 4 indexes, 740+ songs with tunes, lyrics and guitar chords, arranged in 30 categories, many never before published. Song Dex Organmaster codes on every song. ; Some songs give first verse only, fake book style. Includes folklore songs, college songs, sentimental songs, old showtunes, etc. ; Gilt lettering dull and hard to read on spine. Yellowing and light wear to edges. Interior clean, binding tight. Scarce. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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93 Greeff, Richard, with Hugh Walker >> Guide to the Microscopic Examination of the Eye : Translated from the Second German Edition by Hugh Walker, 1902
Philadelphia: P. Blakiston's Son & Company; 1902 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
171 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, gilt spine title, gilt lettering over red band on front, all edges red, [xiv] + 171 pages, index, 5 b/w diagrams in text. ; Originally published in Germany in 1898. English-language edition copyright 1901. This is 2nd English-language edition, 1902.; Cloth shows a touch of wear at crown, and is slightly wrinkled along bottom edge. Owner name (Otto Landman) and 1907 penned on front endpaper in old ink. One page has margin notes in fountain pen. One leaf has chip to fore-edge, not affecting text. Affixed to rear blank pages, on prescription sheet of Joseph F. Gates, Jr, Prescription Druggist, Toledo, Ohio, with 4-digit telephone number, are instructions in fountain pen for making aniline mater, and on prescription sheet of Dr. Otto Landman, instructions for cleaning and staining a specimen. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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94 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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95 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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96 Griswold, Rufus Wilmot, with R. H. Stoddard >> Female Poets of America, the : With Portraits on Steel from Original Pictures ; Carefully Revised, Much Enlarged, and Continued to the Present Time
N. Y. : P. F. Collier, Publisher; 1873 Revised Edition Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
486 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, ornate decorative gilt on front and spine, ornaments blindstamped on rear, all edges red, 486 pages, text in two columns, footnotes, index, hundreds of complete poems by 114 poets, with brief biographical sketches of most, 5 high-quality b/w portrait engravings including frontispiece. ; Revised from 1848 original. No date but 1873 implied. This is an actual antique book, not a flimsy modern reprint. ; Portraits of: Amelia B. Welby, Maria Brooks, Sarah Helen Whitman, Frances Sargent Osgood, Edith May. ; Superb poems by: Susannah Rowson, Caroline Gilman, Lydia Sigourney, Emma Lazarus, Jane Gray, Louisa J. Hall, Elizabeth Oakes-Smith, Elizabeth Eames, Margaret Fuller, Frances Sargent Osgood, Luella J. B. Case, Julia Ward Howe, Elizabeth Akers Allen, Celia Thaxter, many more. ; Title page states Volume 3. Small print, bring your own magnifying glass. ; We have graded this item Good Plus. Cloth shows a bit of fraying at extremities. Gilt lightly rubbed but still quite bright. Owner name and a few notes in shorthand penciled on front endpaper. Pages a bit yellowed from age. Four leaves lightly spotted, one leaf has small edge tear, everything readable. Binding tight and square. Overall still a handsome volume. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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97 Hale, William Harlan >> Horace Greeley : Voice of the People
N. Y. : Harper & Brothers Publishers; 1950 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
376 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Hardcover, dark red cloth, pale gray lettering, 376 pages, index, bibliography, b/w photo portrait on jacket. ; Published in 1950. Biography of one of the most influential individuals of 1830s-1870s America, defender of liberal values, champion of women's rights, staunch supporter of Lincoln, founder and longtime owner of New York Daily Tribune, candidate for president in 1872. ; Book shows no signs of use, only a slight yellowing of pages, as usual. Jacket (uncoated) is remarkably intact, apart from the usual wear at extremities, mainly heel and crown. No marks, no other defects. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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98 Hall, Edward B. >> Memoir of Mary L. Ware : Wife of Henry Ware, Jr.
Boston: American Unitarian Association; 1869 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
434 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, purple cloth, [x] + pages, , frontispiece portrait with tissue guard, ; Copyright 1852. This printing 1869. 12th thousand stated. ; hailed as one of the best biographies of its era, the life and correspondence of Mary Lovell Pickard Ware, tireless worker for charities and causes, written by the Rev. Edward Brooks Hall, brother-in-law of Mrs. Ware and longtime pastor, Unitarian Church of Providence, Rhode Island. ; Cloth faded from purple to tan around edges. Spine lettering dull and difficult to read. No other defects. Binding tight. Scarce. Scarce. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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99 Hall, J. Lincoln, with C. Austin Miles and Adam Geibel >> Magnificat : A Hymnal for Sunday Schools, 1923
Philadelphia: Hall-Mack Company; 1923 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, dark red ribbed cloth, white lettering on front, 241 hymns with lyrics and 4-part music in standard notation, many by authors, plus index, a few orders of service and 12 readings and scripture selections. ; Cloth starting to fray ends of spine. Owner name and date in pencil on front endpaper. Interior clean, binding tight. Scarce. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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100 Harris, Charles O. >> Slide Rule Simplified
Chicago: American Technical Society; 1944 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
268 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Hardcover, gray cloth, yellow and black lettering, [x] + 250 + 8 pages, tons of mathematical formulas and examples, hundreds of sample problems with answers in rear, a few b/w cartoons, 58 b/w figures and diagrams. ; Copyright page 1943. Title page 1944. One of the best textbooks ever published on how to use a slide-rule. ; Book shows almost no signs of use. No marks, no major defects. Top edge slightly faded. Lacks jacket. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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