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Dictionnaire Universel des Sciences, des Lettres, et des Arts, 17th Edition Corrigee, Completee et Augmentee d'un Nouveau Supplement
Dictionnaire Universel des Sciences, des Lettres, et des Arts, 17th Edition Corrigee, Completee et Augmentee d'un Nouveau Supplement
by Marie-Nicolas Bouillet
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Paris: Librairie Hachette et Cie. 1908. Tall 8vo. 1800pp. Quarter red morocco pebbled cloth over boards. Text in French. Spine a bit faded corners bumped. Good condition. OCLC 16888530 JAM/kb... (read more)

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Some Virginia Families: Being the Genealogies of the Kinney, Stribling, Trout, McIlhany, Milton, Rogers, Tate, Snickers, Taylor, McCormick, and Other Families of Virginia
Some Virginia Families: Being the Genealogies of the Kinney, Stribling, Trout, McIlhany, Milton, Rogers, Tate, Snickers, Taylor, McCormick, and Other Families of Virginia
by Hugh Milton McIlhany
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Staunton: Stoneburner & Prufer, 1903 8vo., full red cloth stamped in gilt. Text printed on recto of pages only. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Binding rubbed, corners bumped. Hinges broken, affecting endpapers. Bookplate to front paste down.... (read more)

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Handworterbuch der Griechischen Sprache: Four Volumes in Six
Handworterbuch der Griechischen Sprache: Four Volumes in Six
by Franz Passow
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Leipzig: Fr. Chr. Wilh. Vogel 1841-1857. Hand Dictionary of the Greek Language: four volumes in six. Good/-. All volumes rebound in burlap cloth. A handsome set with red title labels on spine using gilt lettering. Interior pages in good condition. First... (read more)

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Edmond Malone, Shakespearean Scholar: A Literary Biography
Edmond Malone, Shakespearean Scholar: A Literary Biography
by Peter Martin
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First modern full-length biography of scholar and member of late eighteenth-century intellectual elite.... (read more)

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Dufief's Nature Displayed in her Mode of Teaching Language to Man: or, a New and Infallible Method of Acquiring a Language Volume One
Dufief's Nature Displayed in her Mode of Teaching Language to Man: or, a New and Infallible Method of Acquiring a Language Volume One
by Don Manuel de Torres
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Philadelphia: T & G Palmer 1811. First edition. Volume one only. 8vo. 557pp. Text in English and Spanish. Rebound in dark green with title in gilt. Marbled endpapers. All edges untrimmed. Foxing to text. Volume one contains "The Spanish language, La... (read more)

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Academical Dress of British and Irish Universities
Academical Dress of British and Irish Universities
by George W. Shaw
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Handbook of Colloquial Tibetan: A Practical Guide to the Language of Tibet
Handbook of Colloquial Tibetan: A Practical Guide to the Language of Tibet
by Graham Sandberg
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Calcutta: Thacker, Spink & Co., 1894 8vo., full green cloth over boards, matte endpapers, all edges stained red. 872pp. Cloth frayed, worn & stained. Loss to head & tail of spine. Joints split. Front hinge broken, rear hinge tender. Red edge stain has... (read more)

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The MacMillans and Their Septs Signed Edition
The MacMillans and Their Septs Signed Edition
by Somerled MacMillan
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Glasgow: Printed for private circulation, 1952. Octavo, 14 x 21.5 cm, 126pp. Blue cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt; no dust jacket. With black-and-white photo plates throughout, and three folding charts at rear. Boards edgeworn; corners bumped... (read more)

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British Catalogue of Printed Maps, Charts & Plans: Photolithographic Edition complete to 1964 with 10 Year Supplement 1965-1974, 16 Volumes
British Catalogue of Printed Maps, Charts & Plans: Photolithographic Edition complete to 1964 with 10 Year Supplement 1965-1974, 16 Volumes
by British Museum
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London Trustees of the British Museum 1967. 16 volumes folio maroon cloth Includes Ten-Year Supplement 1965-1974. Some scratching and scarring to bookcloth on some volumes. Bookplate of R.H. Johnstone in Volume 1. MPA/jam Three of sixteen volumes shown.... (read more)

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The Second Hundred Best Characters 2nd Edition
The Second Hundred Best Characters 2nd Edition
by Herbert A. Giles
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Shanghai: Kelly & Walsh, Limited, 1925. Quarter blue cloth, printed cardboard covers. 35, (2)pp. Light wear to binding, name in ink to verso of front cover. Good Condition. Herbert A. Giles (1845 - 1935) was a noted diplomat, professor & scholar. SW/kb... (read more)

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The London Catalogue of Books, With Their Sizes, Prices, and Publishers.  Containing the Books Published in London, and Those Altered in Size, or Price, Since the Year 1800 to October 1822
The London Catalogue of Books, With Their Sizes, Prices, and Publishers. Containing the Books Published in London, and Those Altered in Size, or Price, Since the Year 1800 to October 1822
by William Bent
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London: William Bent, 1822 8vo., (2), 237, 44, (3)pp. Contemporary half calf, paper over boards. Books are listed alphabetically by title; categories include literature, divinity, law, medicine, classic languages & "school books." All of Jane Austen's... (read more)

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Catalogue de la Precieuse Bibliotheque de Feu M. le Docteur J. Court
Catalogue de la Precieuse Bibliotheque de Feu M. le Docteur J. Court
by Charles Leclerc
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Paris: Ch. Leclerc, 1884 Two parts bound as one. 8vo., 97; 210pp. Quarter red morocco, marbled paper over boards. All edges gilt. Original wraps bound in. Text in French. Corners bumped, binding lightly worn, rubbed. Bookseller's ticket to front paste... (read more)

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Strike-It-Rich Sales Prospecting
Strike-It-Rich Sales Prospecting
by Les Dane
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West Nyack, NY: Parker Publishing Company, Inc., (1972). Octavo, 15.5 x 23.5 cm, 200pp. Bound in red patterned paper over boards, spine stamped in gilt. Binding very lightly edgeworn; text block foxed along the top edge; a few instances of highlighting... (read more)

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Catalogue of a Valuable Collection of Books and Pamphlets Relating to America
Catalogue of a Valuable Collection of Books and Pamphlets Relating to America
by Robert Clarke & Company
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Cincinnati: Robert Clarke & Company, 1876 8vo. x, 243pp. Period brown cloth over boards, matte endpapers. Stamped ex-library from the Mercantile Library in New York. Spine chipped & torn, with loss at tail. Joints brittle. Pen notation to title page... (read more)

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Timberland Investments: A Portfolio Perspective
Timberland Investments: A Portfolio Perspective
by F Christian Zinkhan
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-194) and index.... (read more)

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Bibliographers Manual of English LI 6 Volumes
Bibliographers Manual of English LI 6 Volumes
by William T Lowndes
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