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1 Alexander, Frances Choc, the chachalaca
Austin, TX Printed by Von Boeckmann-Jones Co 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Pictorial cover with Choc sitting on a fence. Gold cover with black print. The story of a Mexican Guan bird and the family who raised it. Signed by author and inscribed by author's sister who co-wrote another book entitled " A Handbook on Chinese Art Symbols". Very rare. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; 20 pages 
Price: 83.58 USD
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THE SECOND BLESSING IN SYMBOL, Carradine, B.
2 Carradine, B. THE SECOND BLESSING IN SYMBOL
Chicago, Ill The Christian Witness Company 1893 Third Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover with gold print. Prior owner's name in front. (Rev. Roy McKinney Nazarene evangelist.) Born April 4, 1842, in Yazoo County, Mississippi, the author moved with his family the Yazoo City in 1852. He served with the Confederate Army for the last five months of the Civil War. Educated at the University of Mississippi, he was ordained a Methodist elder in 1878. He served in parsonages in New Orleans and Mississippi.Carradine wrote 26 books which primarily advanced his religious beliefs. Several of his books were centered on the concept of sanctification. He also wrote about his opposition to the Louisiana lottery making an analogy between it and slavery. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.Very clean contents. 
Price: 95.97 USD
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Saints and their symbols  A companion in the churches and picture galleries of Europe, Greene, E. A
3 Greene, E. A Saints and their symbols A companion in the churches and picture galleries of Europe
London Low, Marston 1901 Fourteenth Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light green cove with gilt symbol and print. Cover shows wear at corners and joint. An early travel book to assist the traveler in the churches and galleries of Europe. Handsome edition. ; 5.98 X 5.04 X 0.63 inches; 190 pages 
Price: 89.97 USD
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Field Service Pocket Book, Part 1- Pamphlet No 6-A, Conventional Military Symbols, HMSO
4 HMSO Field Service Pocket Book, Part 1- Pamphlet No 6-A, Conventional Military Symbols
London, England The War Office 1943 Revised Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Part 1- Pamphlet No 6-A, Conventional Military Symbols. The numbered pamphlet that is part of the corded book given to military personnel by the British Army. Three hole punched to fit the book. Most say not to be taken to the trenches, not to be published, or not to be allowed to fall into enemy hands. A rare piece of WWII memorabilia. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Original World War 2 publication. Original World War II publication. Scarce.; Field Service Pocket Book; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 22.97 USD
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CRUCIANA, Illustrations of the most striking aspects under which The Cross of Christ and symbols derived from it, have been contemplated by Piety, superstition, Imagination, and taste., Holland, John.
5 Holland, John. CRUCIANA, Illustrations of the most striking aspects under which The Cross of Christ and symbols derived from it, have been contemplated by Piety, superstition, Imagination, and taste.
Liverpool, England D, Marples & Hamilton, Adams 1835 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Rebound, qr. black Cloth & boards. Woodblock illustrations throughout. Clean tight contents. John Holland (14 March 1794 - 28 December 1872) was an English poet and newspaper editor. He was friends with James Montgomery editor of the Sheffield Iris, who published both articles and poems of Holland's in the paper, although commenting on the latter's 'inaccuracies and imperfections' and remarking that 'they would be twice as good if they were as short again'. In 1813 Holland had become a Sunday School teacher and turned his hand to composing religious poetry and hymns. Some five years later he was appointed as a secretary of the Sheffield Sunday School Union. Rare! We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrated woodcuts or engravings; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 312 pages 
Price: 69.97 USD
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Chinese Symbols and Superstitions, Morgan, Harry T.
6 Morgan, Harry T. Chinese Symbols and Superstitions
South Pasadena, Ca P. D. & Ione Perkins, 1946 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Red hardcover with gold lettering. This is the 1942 edition but 1946 second printing. Very clean contents and very minor spots on cover. Tight bindings. Rare. ; 100 Illustrations 
Price: 35.97 USD
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7 No Author Listed New Ritual of the Order Eastern Star
1940 Fifth Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
illustrated with symbols and diagrams. Owners name and dedication in front otherwise very clean. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 161 pages; 
Price: 6.97 USD
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Rookwood  A Price Guide, No Author Listed
8 No Author Listed Rookwood A Price Guide
Gas City, IN L W Publishing & Book Sales 1993 0895380226 / 9780895380227 Fourth Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Looks new. 2001 4th printing of the 1993 edition. Beautiful black and white and color photos with descriptions including artist. Fantastic reference. Includes a photocopy of Edwin Kircher's booklet on the explanation of Rookwood's marks and symbols which was written in the 50's or 60's. ; Color and B&W photos; 0.5 x 8.6 x 5.7 Inches; 261 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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9 Sola, Ralph De Abbreviations Dictionary
Elsevier Publishing Company 1986 0444008071 / 9780444008077 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Looks new. Still the standard reference of abbreviations after 35 years, the Abbreviations Dictionary, Ninth Edition continues the tradition of accuracy and comprehensiveness that has made it a classic. This new edition is the international sourcebook for locating elusive or general information on a vast array of topics. The Abbreviations Dictionary, Ninth Edition carries a comprehensive listing of abbreviations, acronyms, appellations, contractions, eponyms, geographic equivalents, initials, and slang shortcuts. It provides a current, easily accessible resource for locating some of the most elusive and confusing elements of our language. The Abbreviations Dictionary, Ninth Edition, is also a ready reference for useful information on such diverse topics as computer jargon, earthquake data, English grammar and usage, international conversions, medical terminology, wedding anniversaries, zip coding, and others. FeaturesoMore than 15,000 new entriesoAddenda on air pollution, American states and capitals, inventions and inventors, musical superlatives, oldest American settlements, phobias, as well as airlines, bafflegab divulged (euphemisms), corrections facilities, earthquake data, eponyms and nicknames, numbered abbreviations, prisons of the world, railroads of the world, signs and symbols, steamship lines, superlatives, volcanos, and much moreoExpanded and updated treatment of many previous topics of interest. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. ; 1240 pages 
Price: 39.97 USD
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Atlas to Accompany Napoleon as a General, Wartenburg, Count Yorck von
10 Wartenburg, Count Yorck von Atlas to Accompany Napoleon as a General
West Point, NY Dept. of Military Art 1942 First Edition; First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by E. J. Krasnoborski 
125 double-page maps set on stubs follow Napoleon's campaigns through-out Europe, Russian and finally Waterloo. Prepared by the Department of Military Art and Engineerng, United States Military Academy, for its course in Military History (1942). Cover has stain and rubs; otherwise tight and sturdy. Contents ( illustrations and Maps)very clean. Maps are 13 inches x 16 inches and suitable for framing. Symbols page gives symbols for all troop locations, generals, troops on the march, in bivouac or reserve, boundaries, troop displacing, directiona movements, artillery, calvary, etc. Very detailed with topographical details. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations & Maps; Large Folio 
Price: 29.97 USD
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