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Northwestern Africa : National Geographic Map, Atlas Plate 55, August 1966

By: Grosvenor, Melville Bell; Illustrated by Wellman Chamberlin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: National Geographic Society: 1966

Seller ID: 14443

Condition: Near Fine


Large full-color map, folded, as issued. View more info

Spain and Portugal : National Geographic Map, Atlas Plate 33, March 1965

By: Grosvenor, Melville Bell; Illustrated by Wellman Chamberlin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: National Geographic Society: 1965

Seller ID: 14454

Condition: Near Fine


Large full-color map, folded, as issued. View more info

Eastern Canada : National Geographic Map, Atlas Plate 20, May 1967

By: Grosvenor, Melville Bell; Illustrated by Wellman Chamberlin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: National Geographic Society: 1967

Seller ID: 14466

Condition: Near Fine


Large full-color map, folded, as issued. View more info

Western Canada : National Geographic Map, Atlas Plate 21, September 1966

By: Grosvenor, Melville Bell; Illustrated by Wellman Chamberlin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: National Geographic Society: 1966

Seller ID: 14467

Condition: Near Fine


Large full-color map, folded, as issued. View more info

Thai-English Student's Dictionary

By: Haas, Mary R.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Stanford University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 16936

Condition: Near Fine in Poor dust jacket


638 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; Large thick hardcover, green cloth, [xxix] + 638 pages, brief bibliography, tips on grammar, syntax, etc, about 25 000 entries in Thai, with English transliteration, and defined in English. ; Copyright 1964. This printing 1970. ; Written specifically to aid the English-speaking student in learning Thai. Additional contributions by George V. Grekoff, Ruchira C. Mendiones, Waiwit Buddhari, Joseph R. Cooke, Soren C. Egerod. ; Book shows no... View more info

Parties and the Men, the (Salesman's Sample) : Voters ' Manual for 1896, or, Political Issues of 1896, a History of Our Great Parties . . .

By: Hanson, John Wesley Jr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Robert O. Law: 1896

Seller ID: 4222

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


8vo (9") 23 cm; Pale decorated cloth, patterned endpapers. Salesman's sample: contains about 100 pages of 600, including a large number of b/w photos and bios. Several half sheets bound in, with endorsements, self ads, etc. Rear endpaper has faux sample of leather binding affixed, noted optional. ; Subtitle concluded: From the beginning of the government to the present day, a record of bygone conventions and the various platforms, including the national conventions o... View more info

History of Michigan Counties

By: Hare, James M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Department of State: 1968

Seller ID: 18719

Condition: Near Fine


8 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Orange softcover booklet, 8 pages, lists all 83 Michigan counties and gives origin of name and date of organization for each county. Includes small map showing each county. ; Published in September, 1968. Code indicates reprint, May 27, 1969. ; A touch of sunning only. View more info

Berlinischer Taschen Kalender auf das Gemein Jahr 1822, mit Kupfern : Berlin Pocket Calendar of the Common Year 1822, with Copper Engravings

By: Hoffmann, E. T. A., et al.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Kalender Deputation: 1822

Seller ID: 9578

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


471 pages; 24mo (5") 13 cm; Most attractive little volume. 1822 edition. Small hardcover (3.5 x 5 inches) 90 x 125 mm. Full red leather, gilt title over black leather spine band, 38 + 331 + 102 pages, 471 total pages, all edges gilt, 10 b/w plates reproduced from copper engravings, German text throughout, in old Fraktur script. ; Includes standard almanac data, plus literature, poetry, etc, by E. T. A. Hoffmann, Georg Reinbeck and others; genealogies of crowned heads... View more info

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Glossary of Dialectal Place-Nomenclature, a : To Which is Appended a List of Family Names Pronounced Differently from What the Spelling Suggests

By: Hope, Robert Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gale Research Company: 1968

Seller ID: 19794

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


158 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, gray cloth, red endpapers, [xii] + 158 pages, about 1000 English and Welsh place names listed with their common spelling, their local pronunciation (s) written phonetically, and their county, followed by a full index by county, plus an appendix of unusually-spelled family names and their pronunciations. ; Originally published in London, 1883. This is a high-quality facsimile reprint, 1968.; Minimal library marks, most... View more info

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Language of Herbs and Their Companions, the : (Signed)

By: Johnson, Paula

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Herb Patch: 1988

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18063

Condition: Near Fine


40 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Softcover booklet, brown textured covers, 40 pages, front cover die-cut to show illustration on front page, bibliography, 15 b/w illustrations, over 500 plants and herbs and their meanings listed, with space to add your own. Front page inscribed and SIGNED by author. ; Not a cookbook. Not strictly about gardening. A modern update of the famous book, The Language of Flowers (aka The Poetry of Flowers) this book instructs the reader which he... View more info

Thai-English and English-Thai Dictionary : Chalermnit

By: Jumsai, Manich, and Parichart Jumsai

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Chalermnit: 2003

Seller ID: 19546

ISBN: 9747390507

Condition: Very Good+


374 pages; 32mo (4.25") 11 cm; Very small softcover (3 x 4.25 inches, 1.25 inches thick) 77 x 116 mm, 33 mm thick, 467 + 374 pages, English-Thai in front, Thai-English in rear. Thai words in Thai alphabet. No transliterations. ; Compiled by M. L. Manich Jumsai. Updated by Parichart Jumsai. 2003 edition. ; Minor edgewear only. Spine intact, no creases. View more info

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Recipes for Washing in Your Westinghouse Laundromat : L-5 and RL-1 Laundromat

By: Kiene, Julia

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Wastinghouse Electric Corporation: 1950

Seller ID: 19609

Condition: Good+


40 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Softcover booklet, gray and red illustrated covers, 40 glossy pages, index, 22 recipes for washing special items (greasy work clothes, nylons, stuffed toys, feather pillows, more) , 74 b/w photos and illustrations. ; Exterior shows light wear. Small pencil mark on one page, short pencil note on rear cover, otherwise no marks. Three leaves show edgewear and small corner creases. Everything readable. Binding of two staples intact. Scarce. View more info

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Cocoa and Chocolate Industry, the : The Tree, the Bean, the Beverage, 2nd Edition, Revised and Enlarged

By: Knapp, Arthur W.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons: 1930

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 17075

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


228 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Hardcover, blue cloth, gilt lettering, [xii] + 188 + 28 pages, index, bibliography, color glossy frontispiece, numerous lists and tables, 42 b/w photos and diagrams with captions. ; This is 2nd edition, revised and enlarged, 1930. Written by Arthur W. Knapp, MSc, FIC. Not a recipe book; a history of the cocoa industry from cacao trees to chocolate drinks and confections. ; Cloth is rubbed at extremities, frayed at heel and crown. Bookpla... View more info

Frank Krue and Company, Detroit, Michigan : Blotter with Advertisement for Mortgage Firm, 1948

By: Krue, Frank

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Frank Krue & Company: 1948

Seller ID: 11702

Condition: Near Fine


Oblong format, item measures 9 x 3.8 inches, 23 x 10 cm, dark red background, yellow lettering. Small outline of lower peninsula of Michigan, otherwise no illustrations. ; Text reads: 'To better serve our rapidly growing clientele, after July 1, 1948, we will be located in our new and modernized office buildings in the east wing, 8th Floor, National Bank Building, Telephone WOodward 2-7290, Detroit 26. Frank Krue & Co, FHA Approved Mortgagee, pre-eminent in service, faci... View more info

History of the Society of Descendants of Robert Bartlet of Plymouth, Massachusetts : Incorporated December 11, 1909

By: Longfellow, Marian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Loring-Axtell Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16229

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


136 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Hardcover, black cloth, gilt lettering, beige endpapers, 114 + [xxii] glossy pages, index, numerous genealogies and biographical sketches, 16 b/w photos and illustrations with captions. ; Data on members of the Bartlett, Bartlet, Barttelot (etc) family and of their genealogical society. ; No marks, no defects, only a touch of wear. ; Amazonbuyers please note: This is an actual hardcover book from 1914, not a flimsy computer-generated rep... View more info

Colloquial Polish : A Complete Language Course

By: Mazur, Boleslaw W.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1986

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 15379

ISBN: 0710090307

Condition: Very Good+


270 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; White softcover, 270 pages, vocabulary, pronunciation guide, a few b/w illustrations, 20 complete lessons suitable for self study. ; Copyright 1983. This is 2nd printing, 1986. 'This comprehensive introduction to everyday Polish is designed for people meeting the language for the first time'. ; A touch of shelfwear only. Pages a bit yellowed from age. No other defects. ; Colloquial Series View more info

Course in Levantine Arabic, A

By: McCarus, Ernest, with Hamadi Qafisheh and Raji Rammuny >>

Price: $33.00

Publisher: University of Michigan Press: 1974

Seller ID: 20292

Condition: Good+


319 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, white plastic comb binding, olive-green covers, [viii] + 319 pages, of which front 252 pages teach how to speak Arabic (using phonetic English) including grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, etc, and final section presents glossary and small amount of written Arabic, but no lessons in how to write Arabic. ; Published under auspices, Center for Near Eastern and North African Studies, University of Michigan, 1974. ; Light wear... View more info

Civil Air Patrol Uniforms and Insignia, Volume 2 : The Second Ten Years, 1952-1961, Includes Ribbons for Period 1942-1983

By: Morse, Louisa S. (Col)

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Louisa S. Morse: 1983

Seller ID: 14222

Condition: Very Good+


176 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Over 100 low-quality b/w photos and diagrams, with colors and metals indicated in text. Includes facsimile reprints of the texts of several uniform regulation handbooks issued by the Civil Air Patrol between 1952-1961, plus information on ribbons 1942-1983.. ; Published 1983. Volume 2 in a series of 3. (We also have vol-3, please ask) Compiled and edited by Col. Louisa S. Morse, chairman, Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Historical Committee, and co... View more info

Civil Air Patrol Uniforms and Insignia, Volume 3 : The Past Twenty-Two Years, 1962-1983

By: Morse, Louisa S. (Col)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Louisa S. Morse: 1983

Seller ID: 14223

Condition: Near Fine


143 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Over 100 low-quality b/w photos and diagrams, with colors and metals indicated in text. Includes facsimile reprints of the texts of several uniform regulation handbooks issued by the Civil Air Patrol between 1962-1983. ; Published 1983. Volume 3 in a series of 3. (We also have vol-2, please ask) Compiled and edited by Col. Louisa S. Morse, chairman, Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Historical Committee, and commander, Delaware state CAP for 23 years... View more info

Talkin' about Sportin' Women : A Dictionary of Terms Related to Prostitution on the American Frontier

By: Moynahan, Jay M.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Chickadee Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20111

Condition: Near Fine


47 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; White softcover, pink lettering, white wire spiral binding, 47 pages, about 300 terms listed and defined. Includes several lists such as names of actual brothels, actual madams, and old prostituion districts of western towns. ; Terms from American frontier 1840s-1920s, used by prostitutes, their customers, social reformers, and general public. Compiled and edited by professor of history. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. Quite scarce. ; Sporti... View more info