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Encyclopedia of Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories, The

By: Newton, Michael

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Checkmark Books/Facts On File: 2006

Seller ID: 20638

ISBN: 0816055408

Condition: Very Good+

426 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, [vi] + 426 pages, bibliography, index, over 80 b/w photos, about 500 entries. ; All the wild and crazy conspiracy theories of history plus a number of major modern scandals and events relating to actual conspiracies. ; Minor wear to exterior. No other defects. Binding tight and square. View more info

Pealer, Wenner, Lawrence, Ladd, Dieffenbacher Families : (Signed)

By: Pealer, Thomas

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Thomas Pealer: 1947

Seller ID: 10500

Condition: Very Good

116 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, black textured cloth, gilt lettering, 116 pages, 48 b/w photos and illustrations plus 2 fold-out blueprint family trees. A few corrections penned in, presumably by author, who also SIGNED front endpaper. ; Privately printed. Pealer (Peeler, Peelor, Bealer, etc) family of Laporte, Pennsylvania, and author's ancestral lines, some going back to 1640. ; Several small spots to cloth, light edgewear. No other flaws. Interior clean. F... View more info

Sanilac Petroglyphs, The

By: Richards, Darrel, and Mark Papworth, with Robert T. Hatt; Illustrated by Ira W. Butterfield

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cranbrook Institute of Science: 1958

Seller ID: 20647

Condition: Very Good+

48 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Gray softcover booklet, 48 glossy pages, bibliography, footnotes, 107 b/w photos and diagrams with captions. ; Petroglyphs (ancient rock carvings) in Sanilac county in the 'thumb' of Michigan. ; Contents: The Petroglyphs, by Darrel J. Richards. An Archeological Survey of the Petroglyphs, by Mark Papworth. Introduction by Robert T. Hatt. Photos by Ira W. Butterfield, Robert T. Hatt, others. ; Edges sunned. Upper tip very lightly bumped. Cover... View more info

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Getaway, the : High Speed II, Pinball Operations Manual

By: Ritchie, Steve

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Williams Electronic Games: 1992

Seller ID: 18436

Condition: Near Fine

134 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, red covers, side-stapled binding, 134 pages chapter-paginated, over 80 b/w figures and diagrams including 14 'shot' diagrams showing how bonus features can be activated by player. ; Owner's manual and operations guide to commercial electronic arcade pinball machine. Section headings are: Operations and adjustments. Testing and problem diagnistics. Parts information. Wiring diagrams and schematics. ; Very light bump to lower... View more info

Beginners ' Dictionary of Chinese Japanese Characters : With Common Abbreviations, Variants and Numerous Compounds

By: Rose-Innes, Arthur

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1977

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 14595

ISBN: 0844656577

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

566 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, green cloth, black spine lettering, green paste-down on front, [xlvii] + 507 + 12 pages, numerous lists and tables, over 25000 characters (words) are shown, arranged by number of strokes, with pronunciations, definitions, cross references, etc. ; Originally published 1959. This is a facsimile reprint of the 4th edition, 1977. This is a library edition, originally published in softcover by Dover Publications and reb... View more info

Stolen Lives : Killed by Law Enforcement, 2e, 2nd Edition, 1999

By: Saari, Karen

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Stolen Lives Project: 1999

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 19522

ISBN: 0967513626

Condition: Near Fine

360 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, 360 pages, several b/w photos, over 2000 cases from 1990 to 1999 of US victims killed by police brutality listed and described, with alarming statistics (over 75% Black or Hispanic) regarding race and ethnicity of victims. ; Introduction by Karen Saari. Published under auspices National Lawyers Guild, the Anthony Baez Foundation, and the October 22 Coalition to Stop Police Brutality. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. ; 2nd editi... View more info

Redford High School Senior Annual, January 1950 : Yearbook, Year Book, Redford, Michigan

By: Saker, Nancy

Price: $74.00

Publisher: Redford High School: 1950

Seller ID: 20033

Condition: Poor

52 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Softcover, brown pictorial leatherette covers, 52 unnumbered pages, b/w photos of seniors, clubs, faculty, football and other teams. Nice memorial page for Principal William R. Stocking, 1881-1949. ; Not to be confused with Redford Union high school, Redford high school was situated in northwest Detroit and served students in Old Redford, Grandmont, Rosedale Park and Brightmoor; it graduated two classes per year, one in January, one in June... View more info

161 Key Swahili Words and How to Use Them

By: Salama

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Salama Publishers: 1971

Seller ID: 20623

Condition: Good+

44 pages; 24mo (5.25") 14 cm; Small softcover booklet, [vi] + 38 pages, small map of Africa on front showing Swahili language area, pronunciation guide, several lists of useful words and phrases, glossary of 161 basic words (Swahili-English and English-Swahili) ; This pocket-sized booklet has been in a pocket. Edges moderately worn, small creases at tips. Interior clean, binding tight. Scarce. View more info

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Selas Trademark, Sales and Broad Company Catalog A, 1901 : Jobbers of Fine Plumbing Material, Porcelain Lavatory Fixtures, Steam Engineering Supplies, Etc, Detroit, Michigan (Catalogue A)

By: Sales, Murray W.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Sales & Broad Company: 1901

Seller ID: 15904

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

52 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Small catalog, dark red cloth over flexible covers, white lettering, bound with three brass tacks, as issued, 52 pages numbered according to no scheme we can determine; porcelain lavatory fixtures: 7 bathtubs, 21 toilets, 22 sinks shown in b/w engravings on glossy pages, with specs and pric es. ; Items are all apparently under the brand name Selas (that's Sales backward) with a porcelain finish called Flintoware, and with several fixture... View more info

Sow They Say : Scott's Golf Course Seeds

By: Scott, O. M.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: O. M. Scott & Sons Company: 1924

Seller ID: 19962

Condition: Very Good+

24 pages; 12mo (7.25") 18 cm; Beige softcover booklet, 24 unnumbered pages, gatefold centerfold showing vast green lawn at Franklin Life Insurance, Springfield, Illinois. ; Promotional item for Scott's Golf Course grass seeds. 'We reprint here for the consideration of those who buy lawn seed, letters from a few of our typical customers.' ; The word 'Nursery' neatly marked on front cover in fountain pen in faded ink. Rear cover shows a touch of rubbing. No other defec... View more info

Allen Family Records : And the Allen Genealogy

By: Seaver, J. Montgomery

Price: $32.00

Publisher: American Historical Genealogical Society: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16230

Condition: Very Good

86 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Gray softcover, fold-and-staple binding, coat of arms in red on front, 86 pages, bibliography, lyrics to Battle Hymn of the Allens, 4 b/w photos and illustrations. ; History and genealogy of Allen, Alleine, Alleyne, Allin, Alland (etc) family of British and Irish heritage going back 400 years. ; Lower front tip bumped. Pages slightly yellowed from age. Owner has penciled a few checkmarks in margins here and there. No other marks. Binding ... View more info

Signs and Symbols

By: Sidaway, G. E. Pallant

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1953

Seller ID: 2558

Condition: Very Good+

31 pages; Oblong 12mo; Oblong softcover booklet, 31 pages, 180+ illustrations, 14 pages in full color. ; Copyright 1953. Topics include: Symbols in history. Heraldic designs and symbols in combat. Famous heraldic badges. Heraldic origins of military symbols. More. ; Almost no wear. Very light spotting to rear, faint crease to upper front corner. Interior clean, binding tight. ; Puffin Picture Book Series; Vol. 89 View more info

Financial Effects of Deregulation on California Savings and Loan Associations, the : A Dissertation Submitted to the Department of Economics and the Committee on Graduate Studies of Stanford University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy

By: Sigetich, Milan Peter

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Milan Peter Sigetich: 1979

Seller ID: 9650

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

176 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall hardcover, red cloth, gold spine title, 176 pages printed one side only, footnotes, bibliography, 2 appendixes, 16 tables and 9 b/w figures and diagrams in text. Typed and mimeographed. ; Subtitle: 'A Dissertation Submitted to the Department of Economics and the Committee on Graduate Studies of Stanford University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy'. ; Signed by professors Karen H. Johnso... View more info

75 Years of Public Service : The Detroit News

By: Stark, George W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Detroit News: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20821

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

32 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Ex-Library; Small hardcover, brown buckram cloth, gray endpapers, [iv] + 25 + 3 pages, 32 total pages, 8 b/w photos and illustrations, glossy throughout. ; Originally published as a series of articles, 1948. This is 1st edition in book form. ; Front endpaper covered with library outrages otherwise book is very good condition. View more info

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Antique Leather Bound Photo Album : Pearl L. Sternberg Family of Buffalo, New York, Civil War Era

By: Sternberg, Pearl L.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: G. A. Bte. S. G. D. G.: 1869

Seller ID: 16202

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

50 pages; 16mo (6") 16 cm; Small size (4.5 x 6 inches, 2 inches thick) (12 x 16 cm, 5 cm thick) full dark brown leather, beautiful black decor, all edges gilt, two large ornate brass clasps, white moire endpapers, 50 thick pages with die-cut places to insert photos. This album has 38 antique photos inside, including 16 women, 21 men, and 1 photo of a couple. ; Each page has, in extremely small gilt lettering, the following legend: G. A. Bte. S. G. D. G. No other publ... View more info

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Elementary Japanese

By: Sullivan, Edward Joseph

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Infantry Journal: 1944

Seller ID: 20676

Condition: Very Good+

167 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small softcover, dark brown cloth over spine, brown covers, 167 + 5 pages, 40 lessons, English-Japanese and Japanese-English glossary, index. ; Written by Colonel E. J. Sullivan, US Army. ; Small area of discoloration to rear cover, which is unlettered. Very light bump to lower tip. Otherwise appears unused. Scarce in any condition. ; Standard Military Books Series View more info

Tompkins Kiel Marble Company

By: Tompkins

Price: $345.00

Publisher: Tompkins Kiel Marble Company: 1911

Seller ID: 20650

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

340 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Large very heavy oblong hardcover, dark brown embossed leatherette covers with yapp edges, 170 unnumbered glossy pages printed one-side only, backed with plain white linen cloth, each page showing one high-quality full-page full-color photo of a marble slab with caption in lower margin. Book includes 163 full-page plates, including 2 with no caption, plus one plate with 3 photos, one with 4 photos, one with 9 photos, plus title page and ... View more info

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How to Use Your Electrolux Cleaner Model L

By: Walsh, E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Electrolux Corporation: 1953

Seller ID: 18283

Condition: Very Good+

24 pages; 16mo (6") 15 cm; Oblong softcover booklet, 24 glossy pages, list of authorized dealers, 58 b/w photos and diagrams. ; Dated 1953 but has zip code, we therefore place it about 1965. One of the best vacuums ever made; our family had one that worked suberbly for over 60 years. ; One leaf has a pale spot. No other defects. Everything is readable. Quite scarce in any condition. View more info

Guide to Manuscripts in the Michigan Historical Collections of the University of Michigan

By: Warner, Robert M., and Ida C. Brown

Price: $55.00

Publisher: University of Michigan Press: 1963

Seller ID: 4037

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

315 pages; 4to (11") 28cm; Hardcover, blue buckram cloth, 315 pages, index, 2950 collected books, manuscripts, papers and other miscellaneous items listed and described. ; Index to personal papers of prominent figures, plus church, business, and civil records, records of organizations, etc, etc. ; Minor wear to cloth. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

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Types de L'Afrique du Nord : Northern African Types

By: [Author Unknown]; Illustrated by J. H. A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Types de L'Afrique du Nord: 1925

Seller ID: 14174

Condition: Very Good+

This is a collection of 8 beautiful hand-painted 4 x 6 inch postcards showing North African individuals in their native dress. Painted in watercolors. Captions on reverses are in French and English. Artist is JHA. No date but about 1925. Image shows four of the eight cards. ; 1) Berber dancing boy. 2) Berber woman of the High Atlas mountains. 3) Riffain warrior. 4) Nomad of Morocco's extreme south. Also in this lot are: 5) Berber woman of the Middle Atlas mountains. 6) Y... View more info