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Argyle, My Argyle
1 Argyle, My Argyle
Argyle, NY The Argyle History Group 1998 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Various 
White cover with photos. A wonderful compilation of information about Argyle, Washington County, New York from several authors. Sections include, among others, Pre-History, Argyle Patent, The 19th Century, Churches, Schools, Organizations, Business, Places, Wartime, Farm Life, Families, People, Memories. Includes many photographs. Rare. ; Map, Photos; p 
Price: 59.97 USD
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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 
Price: 9.97 USD
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3 Abbott, Winston O. Letters From Chickadee Hill
Windsor, Ct Inspiration House 1979 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Bette Eaton Bossen Signed by Author & Illustrator
Brown cover with white lettering. Rare signed copy. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.; Drawings; 8.10 X 5.70 X 0.60 inches; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 24.97 USD
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4 Adams, Andy A Texas Matchmaker
Houghton, Mifflin and Company 1904 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by e. boyd smith 
Riverside press. Cover shows wear, but nicely illustrated. Rare work. ; 355 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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5 Ade, George Fables in Slang
New York , NY Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Clyde J Newman 
Greenish cover wtih vine impression that has blue blackground. Corners dented. Otherwise Excellent condition. George Ade was known as The Aesop of Indiana. Scarce. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Woodcuts; 
Price: 18.22 USD
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Alabama - Mounds to Missiles "An Illustrated History" (Signed by All Authors), Akens, Helen Morgan & Virginia Pounds Brown; Davis, Don, Illustrator
6 Akens, Helen Morgan & Virginia Pounds Brown; Davis, Don, Illustrator Alabama - Mounds to Missiles "An Illustrated History" (Signed by All Authors)
Strode Publishers 1962 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Don Davis 
Red cover gold lettering. Spine of dust is lightly sun faded and there is a minor scratch on front of dust. Inscribed and signed by both authors. Fully indexed. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare. ; Drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 74.00 USD
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UNDER THE LILACS, The Children's Bookshelf Edition, ALCOTT, LOUISA M. & Eunice Stephenson
7 ALCOTT, LOUISA M. & Eunice Stephenson UNDER THE LILACS, The Children's Bookshelf Edition
John C. Winston Co. 1934 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Eunice Stephenson 
Blue cover with color label. very handsome book. Minor rubs to edges. Dust has minor creases, now in Brodart mylar cover. Louisa May Alcott (November 29, 1832 March 6, 1888) was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Little Women and its sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys.[1] Raised by her transcendentalist parents, Abigail May Alcott and Amos Bronson Alcott in New England, she grew up among many of the well-known intellectuals of the day such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Henry David Thoreau. Nevertheless, her family suffered severe financial difficulties and Alcott worked to help support the family from an early age. She began to receive critical success for her writing in the 1860s. Early in her career, she sometimes used the pen name A. M. Barnard.; Illustrations; 8.75 X 6.50 X 1.50 inches 
Price: 25.97 USD
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An Old-Fashioned Girl, Alcott, Louisa May & Frances Brundage
8 Alcott, Louisa May & Frances Brundage An Old-Fashioned Girl
Saalfield Pub Co 1928 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket Illustrated by Frances Brundage 
Green cover with color label of two girls hugging and boy in background. (See Scan) Soiling to cover, pages clean. There are pencil drawing on end papers (quite good of lady). Illustrations throughout. ; Illustrations; 401 pages 
Price: 6.97 USD
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Steps Along the Way, a Governor's Scrapbook, Alexander, Lamar
9 Alexander, Lamar Steps Along the Way, a Governor's Scrapbook
Nashville Thomas Nelson Publishers 1986 0840742150 / 9780840742155 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Photos and illustrations Author signed. Excellent account of this Tennessee Governor's life. Andrew Lamar Alexander Jr. (born July 3, 1940) is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Tennessee, a seat he has held since 2003. A member of the Republican Party, he also was the 45th governor of Tennessee from 1979 to 1987 and the 5th United States Secretary of Education from 1991 to 1993. ; Illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; ; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Allison Fully Automatic Transmission Parts Catalog. Sa 1146C Series Mt 1962-1967, Allison
10 Allison Allison Fully Automatic Transmission Parts Catalog. Sa 1146C Series Mt 1962-1967
Allison 1966 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
Cover shows heaving soilingand wear.. Contents clean. Cover edges and back cover shows bug damage. All text and contents in very good condition. Fully illustrated. Has a fold out illustrated transmission with detail.; Illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Allison Fully Automatic Transmission Service Manual. Mt Series 1962-1966 SA 1126D, Allison
11 Allison Allison Fully Automatic Transmission Service Manual. Mt Series 1962-1966 SA 1126D
Indianapolis, IN Allison 1966 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
Blue paperback very worn covers, contents clean. Fully illustrated. Form SA 1126D. Scarce. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 19.97 USD
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"The" Cookbook,  Presented to you by the American Women's Association, American Women's Association
12 American Women's Association "The" Cookbook, Presented to you by the American Women's Association
Jakarta, Indonesia The American Women's Association 1982 First Edition; Various Plastic comb Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Rare cookbook published by the American Women's Association, Jakarta Indonesia in 1975 and reprinted in 1982. receipes have the names of the women contributors. ; Illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 242 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Pan - American Cook Book, American Women's Club of Buenos Aires. Mary J. Lackey (ed)
13 American Women's Club of Buenos Aires. Mary J. Lackey (ed) Pan - American Cook Book
TAlleres Graficos J. Hays Bell, Buenos Aires 1954 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
1954 first edition, blue cover with grey print. Spotting to cover, contents unmarked. complete Spanish-English translations. Former owners name in front. ; Illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 767 pages 
Price: 24.97 USD
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14 Anderson, Beth This Rice Is Wild
St Paul, MN 1995 First Edition; Various Plastic Comb Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by G.R. Cheesbrough 
Dark maroon cover with no lettering. Contenst clean and bright. Wonderful cookbook on wild rice. Scarce. ; Illustrations 
Price: 9.97 USD
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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
15 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 
Price: 449.97 USD
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The Victor Book for Boys 1975, Anon
16 Anon The Victor Book for Boys 1975
Great Britain D. C. Thompson 1975 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
glossy cover .We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Contains illustrated stories like " The Pigeon that won the V.C., Build a Battle Gun, The Sea shall not have them, Gorgeous Gus, Killer Kennedy R.N, and many others. Scarce. 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Englewood Coloring Book, Appleton, Dan
17 Appleton, Dan Englewood Coloring Book
New London, N.H. Country Press 1976 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Author 
Scenes from Englewood Florida made into a coloring book for children. Beach, Parks, Fish House, WENG radio station building, Marina, Canal Homes, etc. Some browing to cover. Scarce if not Rare local historical work. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Hawker Hunter in Action - Aircraft No. 121, Ashley, Glenn & Joe Sewell & Don Greer
18 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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Illustrated Index of  J.Randall Stanley's History of Gadsden County, Avant, David A.
19 Avant, David A. Illustrated Index of J.Randall Stanley's History of Gadsden County
Tallahassee, FL Lavant Studios 1985 0914570072 / 9780914570073 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Looks almost new with very minor spots on top, bottom, and fore edge of book. Dust and contents look new. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Extensive name index and many illustrations. Had library seal of Ted Davis on front endpaper. Inscribed "To my cousin, Capt. Ted Davis, who is descended from many Gadsden County pioneers and who loves history as I do and got me started on this book, Love David A. Avant, Jr. 26 Nov, 1985. Rare work. ; 12 B & W Plates and photo of author; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 239 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 149.97 USD
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Old Black Fly, Aylesworth, Jim; Gammell, Stephen
20 Aylesworth, Jim; Gammell, Stephen Old Black Fly
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) 1992 0805014012 / 9780805014013 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Stephen Gammell Signed by Author
Looks new. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Nothing drives a family crazy faster than an old black fly on a hot summer day, especially when the family's a little crazy already. And this fly is as bad as they come. He knows every low-down trick in the book--and won't rest until he's gone through them all. He ate on the crust of the Apple pie.He bothered the Baby and made her cry .Shoo fly! Shoo fly! Shooo. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 17.97 USD
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