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1 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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Planers And Planer Practice -, -, I.C.S. Staff
2 -, I.C.S. Staff Planers And Planer Practice -
Scranton, PA International Action Center Publishing - 1936 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Black or dark blue leather cover with embossed lettering on cover and gilt print on spine. Marbled endpapers. Excellent illustrations throughout. Looks unused. This book was part of an early correspondence course from International Correspondence Schools Ltd. The school was founded in 1889 in Scranton, Pennsylvania by journalist and editor of the Mining Herald*, Thomas J. Foster. Alarmed by frequent mine accidents, Foster advocated better working conditions and stricter safety regulations, which led to Pennsylvania's adoption of the Mine Safety Act of 1885 and the requirement for miners to pass a safety exam. The mission of the school was to 'provide practical men with a technical education, and technical men with a practical education. The organisation expanded to the UK in 1904 and is known as ICS Learn. Scarce if not rare book.; Vol. 180; Illustrated; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
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Index villaris  or, An alphabetical table of all the cities, market-towns, parishes, villages, and private seats, in England and Wales, Adams
3 Adams Index villaris or, An alphabetical table of all the cities, market-towns, parishes, villages, and private seats, in England and Wales
Printed by A. Godbid and J. Playford, for the author, 1680 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Poor with No dust jacket as issued 
Leather cover very worn, hinges cracking, bottom of spine freyed. Pages 83-252 have been torn out or removed, but 1-82 and 253-412 are clean and bright. Poor condition due to missing pages, otherwise very good. Title page and dedicatory page in good condition. ; Tables; tall folio ; 412 pages 
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Toolmaking, Alden, Roger O
4 Alden, Roger O Toolmaking
Scranton, PA International Textbook Company 1935 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Black or dark blue leather cover with embossed lettering. Marbled endpapers. Excellent illustrations throughout. Looks unused. This book was part of an early correspondence course from International Correspondence Schools Ltd. The school was founded in 1889 in Scranton, Pennsylvania by journalist and editor of the Mining Herald*, Thomas J. Foster. Alarmed by frequent mine accidents, Foster advocated better working conditions and stricter safety regulations, which led to Pennsylvania's adoption of the Mine Safety Act of 1885 and the requirement for miners to pass a safety exam. The mission of the school was to 'provide practical men with a technical education, and technical men with a practical education. The organisation expanded to the UK in 1904 and is known as ICS Learn. Scarce if not rare book.; [International textbook company. 189C; Vol. 189c; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 54 pages 
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5 Andrews, Charles M.; Johnson, Allen The Fathers of New England A Chronicle of the Puritan Commonwealths
New Haven CT Yale University Press 1921 1354306503 / 9781354306505 Roosevelt Edition; First Impression Flexible leather Good with no dust jacket 
1921 edition. Flexible leather cover of Roosevelt Edition with gold lettering. Map included. Scarce.; The Chronicles of America Series; Vol. 6; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 7.17 USD
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VIRGINIA  THE OLD DOMINION:, Andrews, Matthew Page
6 Andrews, Matthew Page VIRGINIA THE OLD DOMINION:
Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc. 1937 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Volume 1 is signed by author and #425 of limited issue written in author's hand. This is a two volume set in blue leather with gold emblem on cover and uneven cut pages. Some wear to corners and top and bottom of spine. Contents very clean. It is a limited edition with list of sponsors and patrons. Illustrations throughout both volumes. This is a rare set. ; TWO VOLUMES; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Signed by Author 
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Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland.illuminated and Illustrated with Engravings from the works of the Great Painters, Anon
7 Anon Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland.illuminated and Illustrated with Engravings from the works of the Great Painters
London John Murray 1845 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued Illustrated by Great Painters 
Maroon leather hard bound with gilt decorative edge on cover and gilt design on spine. Gilt page edges all three sides. Worn at edges and where boards attach to spine. Title page in red and black surrounded by an ornamental gilt border, each page chromolithographed in red and black with ruled borders, decorative designs, initial letters, and with vignette illustrations and full-page chromo plates highlighted in gold. Marbled endpapers. Some foxing to pages. Engravings throughout and beautiful illuminated borders to many of the pages along with colored scripts and designs. ; B & W Photos, Color illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 484 pages 
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Elizabethtown & Union County  A pictorial history, Aquilina, Charles L
8 Aquilina, Charles L Elizabethtown & Union County A pictorial history
Norfolk, VA Donning 1982 0898652715 / 9780898652710 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Blue cover (looks to be leather hardcover) with gold lettering. Map endpapers. A wonderful pictorial history of these counties in New Jersey. Signed by all authors on a bookplate.; Photos, Maps, Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 223 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 19.97 USD
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9 B.E.B. Holy Meditations for Every Day from Ancient and Modern Writers.
London Frederick Warne and Co. 1867 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Original 1867 printing not a reprint. Leather binding with gilt print. covers worn around edtes and top and bottom of spine. Marbled endpapers. Gilt page edges. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 329 pages 
Price: 49.97 USD
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The Naval Temple: Containing a Complete History of the Battles Fought by the Navy of the United States from its Establishment in 1794, to the Present Time [Including the Wars with France, and with Tripoli, the Late War with Great Britain, and the Algiers, Badger, Barber
10 Badger, Barber The Naval Temple: Containing a Complete History of the Battles Fought by the Navy of the United States from its Establishment in 1794, to the Present Time [Including the Wars with France, and with Tripoli, the Late War with Great Britain, and the Algiers
Boston Barber Badger 1816 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Original 1816 printing. Brown leather binding has well worn and cracked covers but still attached. Red spine label in good condition. Some yellowing or foxing to pages especially end papers. Engravings in text show some yellowing, but those in back section of book clean and bright. The engravings depict "now legendary battles" Howes K-135. No underlining or highlighting. Sarce if not rare edition. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Elegant Engravings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 258 pages 
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A treatise on church government,  Formerly called Anarchy of the Ranters, &c., being a two-fold apology for the church and people of God, called in ... good order and discipline in the church, Barclay, Robert
11 Barclay, Robert A treatise on church government, Formerly called Anarchy of the Ranters, &c., being a two-fold apology for the church and people of God, called in ... good order and discipline in the church
Philadelphia PA S. W. Conrad 1822 Later Printing; First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
The original 1822 edition. Leather cover worn but contents tight and complete. Some foxing to pages. "Being a two-fold apology for the church and people of God called, in derision, Quakers. To which is added and epistle to the National meeting of Friends in Dublin concerning good order and discipline in the church" Very Rare. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Robert Barclay (23 December 1648 3 October 1690) was a Scottish Quaker, one of the most eminent writers belonging to the Religious Society of Friends and a member of the Clan Barclay. He was also governor of the East Jersey colony in North America through most of the 1680s, although he himself never resided in the colony. The Ranters were one of a number of nonconformist dissenting groups that emerged around the time of the English Commonwealth (16491660). They were largely common people, and there is plenty of evidence that the movement was widespread throughout England, though they were not organised and had no leader.[Wikipedia]Ranters were regarded as heretical by the established Church and seem to have been regarded by the government as a threat to social order. They denied the authority of churches, of scripture, of the current ministry and of services, instead calling on men to listen to the divine within them. In many ways they resemble the 14th century Brethren of the Free Spirit. Rare.; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 124 pages 
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Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and Knox County, Bateman, Newton and Paul Selby (editors)
12 Bateman, Newton and Paul Selby (editors) Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and Knox County
Chicago, Ill Munsell Publishing Company 1899 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Knox County edition. Rebound with brown cloth, leather inset on spine with gold lettering. Overall condition excellent, (small white area on cover looks like gluing came through). This is a large book and is very rare. Page edges gilt . 
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Western Wilds and the Men Who Redeem Them, An Authentic Narrative, Beadle, J.H.
13 Beadle, J.H. Western Wilds and the Men Who Redeem Them, An Authentic Narrative
Cincinnati, Oh Jones Brothers & Company 1879 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Rebound with 1/4 leather and gold lettering. Marbled endpapers. Clean contents. Chapters include, among others: The Journey to Utah, The Hawkeyes, Geffroy's Trials, Polygamia, The Missouri Valley, Among the Aztecs, The Fair Apostae, Minnesota, The Mormon Murders, The Nobel Red Man, The dead Prophet, Where shall we settle. Beautiful book. Scarce.; Illustrations, Drawings; p 
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14 Billings, John D & Charles W. Reed Hardtack and Coffee, or The Unwritten Story of Army Life
Time Life Education 1983 0809442086 / 9780809442089 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Beautiful blue leather with gilt edges. Decorative end papers. Looks new. Clean tight binding. These are exact reprints of the 1870-90's editions and revised in this printing from the 1980's. Excellent references and account of the Civil War. Original set was 30 volumes of which this was one. ; Collector's Library of the Civil War; 8.40 X 6.90 X 1.40 inches; 408 pages 
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An essay on the divine authority of the New Testament, Bogue, David
15 Bogue, David An essay on the divine authority of the New Testament
Hartford Conn Printed by Hudson and Goodwin 1806 First American Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1806 printing from the second London Edition. Very worn leather boards. Hinges cracking but not seperated. Contents shows browning due to age. Clean otherwise. David Bogue (18 February 1750 25 October 1825) was a British nonconformist leader.He was born in the parish of Coldingham, Berwickshire, Scotland. After a course of study in Edinburgh, he was licensed to preach by the Church of Scotland, but made his way to London in 1771, to teach in schools at Edmonton, Hampstead and Camberwell. In 1777, he settled as minister of the Congregational church at Gosport in Hampshire.[1] His predecessors at the Independent Chapel of Gosport were the Rev. James Watson (177076) and the Rev. Thomas Williams (175070).[2]In 1771 he established an institution for preparing men for the ministry.[3][4] It was the age of the new-born missionary enterprise, and Bogue's academy was largely the seed from which the London Missionary Society grew.[5] In 1800 the society placed missionaries with Bogue for preparation for their ministries.[6] Bogue himself would have gone to India in 1796 if not for the opposition of the East India Company.[5] In 1824 he taught Samuel Dyer at Gosport before he left for Penang as a missionary with the London Missionary Society.[3]He was also involved in founding the British and Foreign Bible Society and the Religious Tract Society, and in conjunction with James Bennett, minister at Romsey, wrote a well-known History of Dissenters (3 vols., 1809). Another of his writings was an Essay on the Divine Authority of the New Testament.[5] He died at Brighton.[3] We provide delivery tracking to all US orders. Scarce if not Rare. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 316 pages 
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The Course of Time with a memoir of the Author, Bollok, Robert
16 Bollok, Robert The Course of Time with a memoir of the Author
Portland, ME Sanborn & Carter 1846 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A miniature book (3 1/4 x 2 1/4) with worn leather binding and gilt edges. Fully indexed. An epic poem written by a Scottish author who went to seminary of the United Sessions Church in Gasglow and was granted a preachers liscense.Written as a song his Book 1 was to invoke the Spirit to inspire his song. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.Very Rare. ; Square 48mo 3" - 4; 276 pages 
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True Steel - The story of George Matthew Verity, Borth, Christy
17 Borth, Christy True Steel - The story of George Matthew Verity
Bobbs-Merrill 1941 Limited Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red leather cover with gold lettering. In red slipcase. Some browning to gutters of endpapers, otherwise very clean. "this book is one of a limited special edition prepared for my most intimate associates, dearest friends, and loved ones." Inscribed to Aunt Nora Carney, Devoted & most beloved friend" and signed by George Verity. "George Matthew Verity was the founder of the American Rolling Mill Company (Armco) and developed it into Middletown's (Ohio) major industrial concern. Verity was the son of a minister." His grandson Calvin William Verity, Jr. was U.S. Secretary of Commerce between 1987 and 1989 under then President Ronald Regan. Fully indexed. Scarce if not Rare. ; Illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 319 pages; Signed by Biographee 
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18 BRYAN, Daniel THE MOUNTAIN MUSE Comprising the Adventures of Daniel Boone; and the Power of Virtuous and Refined Beauty.
Harrisonburg, VA Publisher 1813 First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original work. This is NOT a reprint or digitized work. Leather cover. Title page is missing. Starts with Preface. Remaining contents clean. Cover shows scuffing and repair to leather. Great Reading. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
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Christian researches in Asia  With notices on the translation of the Scriptures into the oriental languages, Buchanan, Claudius
19 Buchanan, Claudius Christian researches in Asia With notices on the translation of the Scriptures into the oriental languages
Lexington KY Printed and sold by T. T. Skillman 1813 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Pages are uneven, foxing. Cover is marbled boards with leather spine. Very Worn and hing cracking. Contents complete and tight. Edges are dented and worn. ; First section has 158 untrimmed pages with an added sermon preached in the Parish Church of St. James, Bristol, on Sunday February 26, 1809 entitled "The star in the East" being 27 pages and an appendix of 55 pages containing an account of 200, 000 Christians discovered in the sequestered region of Hidostan. Some of the Chapter titles are: The Chinese, the Hindoos, Juggernaut, Immolation of Females, Letters of King George I and Archbishop Wake, Tranquebar, Tanjore, Tritchinopoly, The malabar Bible, Syriac Bible, The Persians, The Arabians, The Jews in Asia, The ten Tribes, The Armenians. A very unique and exciting book. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; 55 pages; 
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20 Burton,John Hill The History of Scotland From Agricola's Invasion to the Extinction of the Last Jacobite Insurrection
Edinburgh, Scotland William Blackwood and Sons 1876 Second Edition; Various Leather cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Eight volume set. Red leather cover with gold edge outline and gold lettering in black boxes. Spine indicates 1876 but end of preface is 1873. Each volume has a simi-box cover. Some wear to edges and spine hinge area to leather. Very clean contents with minor foxing to endpapers. Beautiful set. Very Rare.; Vol. 1/8/2018; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
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