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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

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Games and Recreational Methods : For Clubs, Camps and Scouts, with 442 Illustrations and Diagrams

By: Smith, Charles F.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company: 1926

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 21011

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


469 pages; 12mo (7.25") 18 cm; Small hardcover, 469 glossy pages, index, 442 b/w photos and diagrams, hundreds of games and ideas for indoor and outdoor recreation, suitable for kids, grownups, scouts, clubs, etc. ; Copyright 1924. This is 3rd printing, November 1926. ; Chapters include: Playground games. Social games. Hiking and camping games. Water sports. Scouting games. Tips for game leading. Plus fire making, tree lore, recipes for outdoor cooking, more. ; Addit... View more info

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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