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Seth Thomas 9" Cottage Clocks, 1852-1898
1 Seth Thomas 9" Cottage Clocks, 1852-1898
Great Lakes Chapter of Nawcc 1998 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
This is a perfect bound glossy booklet which is a reprint of three articles from the NAWCC bulletins from 1998, Stage 1 1852-1864, Stage II 1865-1871, and Stage III 1872-1898 of the Seth Thomas 9" Cottage Clocks. A must have reference and extremely rare. ; Color and B&W illustrations 
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2 The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man's Recreation being A Discourse on Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish and Fishing
London, England L. A. Lewis, 125, Fleet-Street 1839 Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Leather binding has been repaired with a complete new leather spine (Dark brown with boards lighter leather). Foxing on some pages and end papers otherwise clean and bright. Engravings and drawings. . Includes notes biographical and explanatory and the lives of the authors. THe epistle dedicatory is to the right worshipful John Offley of Madley Manor, in the county of Stafford, Esq. There is also an epistle to the reader. The descriptive list of the Embellishments (woodcuts and copper plates) contains a detailed description of each "embellishment" including source, artist, etc. Also contains a entensive notes section with" biographical notices of the principal persons mentioned in the complete angler". In addition to the lives of Walton and Cotton the contents include: Chapter I. A conference betwixt an angler, a hunter, and a falconer; each commending his recreation. Chapter II. Observations of the Otter and the Chub. Chapter III. How to fish for, and to dress the Chavender, or Chub. Chapter IV. Observations of the nature and breeding of the Trout, and how to fish for him. And the Milkmaid's song. Chapter V. More directions how to fish for, and how to make for the Trout an artificial minnowandflies; withsomemerriment. Chapter VI. Observations of the Umber or Grayling, and directions how to fish for him. Chapter VII. Observations of the Salmon: With directions how to fish for him. Chapter VIII. Observations of the Luce or Pike, with directions how to fish for him. Chapter IX. Observations of the Carp, with directions how to fish for him. Chapter X. Observations of the Bream, and directions to catch him. Chapter XI. Observations of the Tench, and advice how to angle for him. Chapter XII. Observations of the Pearch, and directions how to fish for him. Chapter XIII. Observations of the Eel, and other fish that want scales, and [directions how] to fish for them. Chapter XIV. Observations of the Barbel, and directions how to fish for him. Chapter XV. Observations of the Gudgeon, the Ruffe, and the Bleak, and how to fish for them. Chapter XVI. Is of nothing; or that which is nothing worth. Chapter XVII. Of Roach and Dace and how to fish for them; and of Cadis. Chapter XVIII. Of the Minnow or Penk, of the Loach, and of the Bull-head, or Miller's-thumb. Chapter XIX. Of several rivers, and some observations of fish. Chapter XX. Of Fish-ponds, and how to oreder them. Chapter XXI. Directions for making of a line, and for the colouring of both rod and line. Part II. being instructions how to angle for a Trout and Grayling in a clear stream. To my most worthy Father and Friend, Mr. Izaak Walton, the elder. To my most honoured Friend, Charles Cotton, Esq. The Retirement: Irregular verses addressed to Mr. Izaak Walton. Chapter I. Conference between a country Gentleman proficient in fly-fishing, and a Traveller who becomes his pupil. Chapter II. An account of the principal rivers in Derbyshire. Viator lodges at Piscator's house. Chapter III. Conference containing a description of Cotton's Fishing-house, with his apology for writing a supplement toWalton'sbook.ChapterIV.Ofangling for Trout and Grayling, divided into three branches. Chapter V. Of Fly-fishing. Chapter VI. Fishing at the top continued--- Further directions for fly-making--- Time when the Grayling is in season--- Rock in Pikepool. Chapter VII. Fishing at the top--- Flies for the months of January, February, March, April, and part of May; including, under May, particular directions how to bait with the Green-drake. Chapter VIII. Fishing at the top, continued--- Flies for the end of May, and for the following months, till December; containing, under May, instructions when to dape with the Stone-fly. Chapter IX. Fly-fishing, in windy weather, best in the still-deeps. Chapter X. Directions how to dress a Trout and Grayling. Chapter XI. Of angling at the bottom for Trout or Grayling--- By hand, with a running line--- With a cork or float--- Various baits. Chapter XII. Of angling in the middle for Trout or Grayling.While not a first printing this is an excellent rebound collectible copy. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. 
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Wawiri Primitiv Nepek Kolteszete
3 Wawiri Primitiv Nepek Kolteszete
Budapest, Hungary Bibliotheca 1942 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Buff colored cover with red and black illustration and print. Minor chips or dents to cover edges. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.Written in Hungarian. Frobenius was regarded as the discoverer of African rock paintings and of African art as such, also the representatives of Hungarian avantgarde had come to hear of his activities. This is how Iván Hevesy, Miklós Radnóti - before his trip to Paris - and even Iván Fónagy (Wawiri. Primitív népek költészete. ' Wawiri. The Poetry of Primitive People', 1942, Budapest) got to know the African texts published by Frobenius. Scarce if not rare. ; 143 pages; p 
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4 aaaNo Author Listed Anzio Beachhead 22 January--25 May 1944
Washington, D.C. Department of The Army 1944 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
This is a paperback book, never issued as hardback. Cover has rubs, is soiled and coming loose. Large map in good condition. Forward by Dwight D. Eisenhower. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Rare.; B/w Illustrations and b/w Fold Out Map 
Price: 17.97 USD
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German Railroad Guns in Action. Armor #15., aaaNo Author Listed
5 aaaNo Author Listed German Railroad Guns in Action. Armor #15.
Squadron/Signal Publications 1976 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Oblong magazine in archival sleeve for protection. We ship within 24 hours. Scarce in this condition. See scan of actual book being offered. ; Photographs, Drawings 
Price: 12.97 USD
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Germany Surrenders Unconditionally  Facsimiles of the Documents, aaaNo Author Listed
6 aaaNo Author Listed Germany Surrenders Unconditionally Facsimiles of the Documents
Washington, D. C. Washington : U. S. Govt. Print. Office 1945 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
This is a paperback book, probably never issued as hardback. Produced at end of WWII. ; 41 pages 
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Honor Roll, Military and Naval Service, World War II, Free and Accepted Masons of Pennsylvania, aaaNo Author Listed
7 aaaNo Author Listed Honor Roll, Military and Naval Service, World War II, Free and Accepted Masons of Pennsylvania
First Impression Hard Cover Fine with no dust jacket 
Military and Naval Service World War II Free and Accepted Masons of Pennsylvania. 1941-1945. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; 8vo ; 316 pages; 
Price: 45.97 USD
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Hungary's Fight for Freedom, aaaNo Author Listed
8 aaaNo Author Listed Hungary's Fight for Freedom
New York, NY Time Inc. 1956 First Edition; First Impression Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Life Magazine Cover has rubs now protected by archival sleeve. This is the story in photos of the Hungarian Revolt against Russia after 12 years of oppression by Russia. Hungary was a token given to Russia after World War II and the rest of the world sat by as Communist took over. In 1956 the people of Hungary revolted with limited weapons against Russian Tanks. The photos are very revealing and capture the determination of people in revolt against Communists rule. The account also captures the quest for freedom within each human being. No Author. ; Photographs; Missing as of 12/07 
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Naoussa, The Bandits Passed Through Here, aaaNo Author Listed
9 aaaNo Author Listed Naoussa, The Bandits Passed Through Here
Thessalonika Information Office, C. army Corps 1949 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Tan cover with black print, Burning building in background. A pictrorial history after the Civil War in Greece 1945-1949. Written in Greek and English. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. The Greek Civil War (Greek: ? Eµf????? [???eµ??], "the Civil War") was fought from 1946–49 between the Greek government army—backed by Great Britain and the United States—and the Democratic Army of Greece (DSE), the military branch of the Greek Communist Party (KKE), backed by Yugoslavia and Albania as well as Bulgaria. The result was the defeat of the Communist insurgents by the government forces.[11] Founded by the Communist Party of Greece and funded by Communist nations such as Yugoslavia, many of the insurgents operating within the Democratic Army of Greece were partisans who had fought against German and Italian occupation forces during the Second World War. The civil war was the result of a highly polarized struggle between left and right that started in 1943 and targeted the power vacuum that the end of German-Italian occupation during World War II had created. Rare. ; Photographs; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" 
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10 aaaNo Author Listed To Bizerte with the II Corps, 23 April 1943 - 13 May 1943.
Washington, D. C. U. S. War Department Historical Division 1943 First Edition; Various Paperback Good+ with no dust jacket 
This is a paperback book, probably never issued as hardback. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Fantastic Fold out maps! 
Price: 21.58 USD
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11 aaaNo Author Listed World War 2 Remembered 1939-1945 From the Pages of the St. Petersburg Times
Verplanck, New York Monument Printers & Lithographers, Inc. 1991 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Folio of articles published by the St. Petersburg Times during World War II from 1939 to 1945. A lot of photos, stories, and history. Scarce. 
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THE FIRST., Andrus, Clift
12 Andrus, Clift THE FIRST.
First Infantry Division 1945 First Edition; Various Paperback Good+ with no dust jacket 
Red and green cover with 1 and running soldier sillouitte on front carrying an M1 Garand. Cover hs some tears, but is attached to clean contents. Center fold Map of "The Big Red One's" battles throughout Europe. This booklet contains a brief outline of the "Fighting First" division achievements. This is a copy that the soldiers could send home and has censor clearing stamp in front and place for autographs (none given) in back. Covers engagements from Africa, Sicily, U.K., D-Day Normandy, Soissons, Sigrfied Barrier, Aachen, Hurtgen Forest, The Ardennes, The Roer, THe Rhinelind, The race through Germany, The Harz Mountains, Czechoslovikia, Cease Firing, Conclusion, and statistics. Rare copy that survived the war. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. 
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From frigates to flat-tops;  The story of the life and achievements of Rear Admiral William Adger Moffett, U.S.N., "the father of naval aviation," October 31, 1869-April 4, 1933, Arpee, Edward
13 Arpee, Edward From frigates to flat-tops; The story of the life and achievements of Rear Admiral William Adger Moffett, U.S.N., "the father of naval aviation," October 31, 1869-April 4, 1933
Self-published 1953 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue coverf gold lettering. Cover faded some. Signed on title page by author. Rare. ; Photographs; 276 pages; Signed by Author 
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Hawker Hunter in Action - Aircraft No. 121, Ashley, Glenn & Joe Sewell & Don Greer
14 Ashley, Glenn & Joe Sewell & Don Greer Hawker Hunter in Action - Aircraft No. 121
Squadron/Signal Publications 1992 089747273x / 9780897472739 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket Illustrated by Joe Sewell 
Oblong magazine in archival sleeve for protection. We ship within 24 hours. Scarce in this condition. See scan of actual book being offered. After WWII there was a need for multi-role aircraft thus the Hawker Hunter was designed. The RAF developed several different types of Hunter. Sweden and the Netherlands looked at the Hunter and models were sold to the Swiss Air Force and the Republic of Singapore, the Jordanian Air Force, Sultan of Oman and Nato were also consumers of this versitle plane. This publication is a must for model builders. There is a center section with color illustations of the various Hunters. ; Photographs, Drawings; 8.30 X 7.90 X 0.20 inches; 50 pages 
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The Gatefold Book of World War II Warplanes, Authors, Various
15 Authors, Various The Gatefold Book of World War II Warplanes
Barnes & Noble Books 1995 1566199107 / 9781566199100 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
Hardback with glossy pictoral cover, no dust as issued. Has 36 pullout color illustrations of the various planes of WWII. Awsome. ; 12 X 10 X 1.10 inches; 75 pages 
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The Gatefold Book of World War II Warplanes, Authors, Various
16 Authors, Various The Gatefold Book of World War II Warplanes
Barnes & Noble Books 1995 1566196302 / 9781566196307 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good 
Hardback with glossy pictoral cover, no dust as issued. Has 36 pullout color illustrations of the various planes of WWII. Awsome. ; 12 X 10 X 1.10 inches; 75 pages 
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Uniforms and Insignia of the National Socialist German Workers Party NSGWP., Babin, Lenard B.
17 Babin, Lenard B. Uniforms and Insignia of the National Socialist German Workers Party NSGWP.
Rochester, NY Babin, Rochester, No Date. 1970 Reprint; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown cover with black lettering. excellent reference for militaria collectors. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Scarce. ; Illustrations 
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Iron Jaw,  A Skipper Tells His Story, Charles N. Bamforth 1895-1975 (Signed by all authors), Bamforth, Charles A. & Richard A. Bamforth
18 Bamforth, Charles A. & Richard A. Bamforth Iron Jaw, A Skipper Tells His Story, Charles N. Bamforth 1895-1975 (Signed by all authors)
Dorrance Pub Co 2002 0805954171 / 9780805954173 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Signed by both authors. The extraordinary life of Captain Charles N. Bamforth spanned most of the twentieth century, beginning with his childhood at the turn of the century and continuing through his retirement and death during the Cold War era. During his sixty years at sea, Captain Bamforth experienced the Depression, two World Wars, and a number of troublesome labor disputes. Through it all, he also had to navigate loneliness, confusion, and marriage to both his family and the sea. His story is told in meticulous detail and with refreshing honesty. Captain Bamforths handwritten diaries, logs, and personal letters all have been carefully compiled by his sons, Charles and Richard, and reveal as much about the hard-working, unassuming courage of the captain as they do about the turbulent times during which he lived. Rare. ; 1.2 x 8.8 x 6 Inches; 436 pages; p; Signed by All Authors 
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Vanguard of the Crusade  The 101st Airborne Division in World War II, Bando, Mark
19 Bando, Mark Vanguard of the Crusade The 101st Airborne Division in World War II
Bedford, PA The Aberjona Press 2003 0971765006 / 9780971765009 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Glossy cover with numerous photographs. Fully indexed. A fasinating history of this famous division. Scarce in this condition. ; Photographs, illustrations; 11.10 X 8.60 X 1 inches; 320 pages 
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Messerschmitt Bf 109 in Action, Part 1 - Aircraft No. 44, Beaman, John R. Jr. & Jerry L. Campbell & Don Greer
20 Beaman, John R. Jr. & Jerry L. Campbell & Don Greer Messerschmitt Bf 109 in Action, Part 1 - Aircraft No. 44
Squadron/Signal Publications 1980 0897471067 / 9780897471060 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Oblong magazine in archival sleeve for protection. We ship within 24 hours. Scarce in this condition. See scan of actual book being offered. ; 11 X 8.20 X 0.20 inches; 50 pages 
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