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The Official Handbook for Boys, 1916, Boy Scouts of America
1 Boy Scouts of America The Official Handbook for Boys, 1916
New York Boy Scouts of America 1916 Third Edition; First Impression Paperback Poor with No dust jacket as issued 
This is an original copy of the 1916 Boyscout Handbook in very poor condition but complete. Back cover has ad and the standard cover. The pages are all there but several in front are loose with tears and detached from binding. As you can see from the scan the cover is work, broken in places, and tattared. Back is some better but very tattered. some of spine is missing. Book is in a box and could be a rebind/restoration project. Scarce if not rare. ; Illustrations 
Price: 11.97 USD
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2 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. 1/8/2019; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 599.97 USD
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U.S. Rifle, Caliber .30, M1 (M1 Garand) Read This First!, CMP
3 CMP U.S. Rifle, Caliber .30, M1 (M1 Garand) Read This First!
Civilian Markmanship Program 1997 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
White cover, black print, Red box on front with "Read this First". When all else fails, read the instructions. The M1 Garand rifle is the "Rifle that won the war" (World War II), and according to George S. Patton "the greatest battle implement ever devised". This booklet is a definitive instruction booklet on the M1 Garand. Nomenclature, How it works, Operation of the safety, ammunition, loading and unloading, Firing the rifle, sights, disassembly, reassembly, etc. are covered in simple to understand instructions. A must have for a Garrand owner. Booklet now in archival sleeve to protect condition. ; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 37 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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4 Fleury, Robert W. and Ann M. The Florida Glove Box Almanac
Temple Terrace, FL Friar and Friar Inc. 1993 1883169038 / 9781883169039 First Edition; First Impression Plastic comb binding Very Good with no dust jacket 
Ex-library.; Illustrations, Tables, charts; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages 
Price: 6.97 USD
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A Witness Tree (Author Signed), Frost, Robert
5 Frost, Robert A Witness Tree (Author Signed)
New York Henry Holt and Company 1942 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Frost under the sketch of his likeness opposite the title page. Book and dust clean and tight. Original Hardcover (blue cloth with gilt lettering and ornament on cover) with original (unclipped) dustjacket. First printing stated on back of title page. Dust has minor creases, rubs, and small tears and is now in mylar protective cover. Author original signature in blue under his photo opposite title page. Blue/green boards with black spine and gilt print. Corners dented and edges worn. Foxing and browning throughout. Author was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for A Witness Tree in 1943, Book now in archival box to protect condition. Robert Lee Frost (March 26, 1874 January 29, 1963) was an American poet whose work was initially published in England before it was published in America. He is highly regarded for his realistic depictions of rural life and his command of American colloquial speech. His work frequently employed settings from rural life in New England in the early twentieth century, to examine complex social and philosophical themes. One of the most popular and critically respected American poets of the twentieth century, Frost was honored frequently during his lifetime, receiving four (4) Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry. He became one of America's rare "public literary figures, almost an artistic institution. "He was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal in 1960 for his poetic works. On July 22, 1961, Frost was named poet laureate of Vermont." This book of Frost poetry is from the personal collection of the children's author Jean Lee Latham a personal friend and neighbor of Frost as they both had homes in the Miami, Florida Area. ; Sketch; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 91 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 679.97 USD
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Memoirs  (Author Signed), Gorbachev, Mikhail
6 Gorbachev, Mikhail Memoirs (Author Signed)
New York Doubleday 1996 0385480199 / 9780385480192 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket Signed by Author
Seller had this book signed personally at a seminar where Mr. Gorbachev was one of the speakers in 1997. It is signed on the title page not a tipped in page or bookplate. It is in as new condition and is kept in a handmade custom box. Forward by Martin McCauley.Russians feel that credit should be given to Gorbachev and not Regan for the distruction of the the "Berlin Wall". Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev born 2 March 1931) was the seventh and last General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, serving from 1985 until 1991, and the last head of state of the USSR, serving from 1988 until its collapse in 1991. He was the only Soviet leader to have been born after the October Revolution of 1917. Gorbachev was born in Stavropol Krai into a peasant family, and in his teens operated combine harvesters on collective farms. He graduated from Moscow State University in 1955 with a degree in law. While at university, he joined the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, and soon became very active within it. In 1970, he was appointed the First Party Secretary of the Stavropol Kraikom, First Secretary to the Supreme Soviet in 1974, and appointed a member of the Politburo in 1979. Gorbachev was elected General Secretary by the Politburo in 1985. Gorbachev's attempts at reform as well as summit conferences with United States President Ronald Reagan and his reorientation of Soviet strategic aims contributed to the end of the Cold War, ended the political supremacy of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (CPSU) and led to the dissolution of the Soviet Union. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1990. His wife Raisa Titarenko died in 1999 of leukemia. As of 2017 Mr. Gorbachev is 86 years old. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Beautiful rare collectors grade copy of this book written by one of the most influential men of the 20th Century.. Extremely rare in this state and condition. ; Photographs; 2.5 x 10 x 6.5 Inches; 769 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 899.97 USD
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7 Gutheim, Frederick Albert The Potomac
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1968 Revised Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Mitchell Jamieson 
The Story of Washington's River -the people who lived on it. Very clean book and contents. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. In clamshell box. Scarce in this edition and condition. ; Illustrated rivers of America; Woodcuts and prints; 344 pages 
Price: 17.97 USD
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8 Kennard, Joseph Spencer The Fallen God And Other Essays In Literature And Art
Philadelphia, PA George W. Jacobs and Company 1901 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
1/4 leather, leather has been oiled for preservation. Gilt lettering in gilt box on cover. This is #63 of a limited edition printing of only 1200. Pages have not been trimmed thus are uneven and in excellent condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photo, illustrations 
Price: 12.97 USD
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a boy and a box, LEE, MRS. FRANK
9 LEE, MRS. FRANK a boy and a box
David C. Cook Publishing 1918 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Purple cover wit deckled insert. Sun fading to spine area. Clean contents. Former owner name and address on end paper. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 94 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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The Fianna of Ireland, No Author Listed
10 No Author Listed The Fianna of Ireland
Ireland Midland Printers 1985 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Black vinal cover containing beautiful art of Finn, Oisin, Keelta, Goll, and Dermot with bio and displayed in Plastic folder with gold blocking. Boxed by Dublin Box Co. Ltd. Frank O'Reilly Graphid designer. Wonderful presentation. Fianna (singular fiann) were small, semi-independent warrior bands in Irish mythology. They are featured in the stories of the Fenian Cycle, where they are led by Fionn mac Cumhaill. They are based on historical bands of landless young men in early medieval Ireland known as kerns. The historical institution of the fiann is known from references in early medieval Irish law tracts. A fiann was made up of landless young men and women, often young aristocrats who had not yet come into their inheritance of land.[Rare.; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 21.97 USD
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War Monthly, Issue 23, February 1976, No Author Listed
11 No Author Listed War Monthly, Issue 23, February 1976
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; First Impression Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Norden Bombsight, Admin Box 1943, Gorlice-Tarnow 1915, Castro Takes Cuba... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
Price: 14.97 USD
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12 Smeltzer, Wallace Guy Methodism on the Headwaters of the Ohio, the Pittsburg Conference
Nashville, Tenn Parthenon Press 1951 First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
First edition. Hardback vg/ no dust Reddish brown cloth with silver print in black background box. 448 pages with full index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 448 pages; 
Price: 9.97 USD
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The Circus of the Earth and the Air, Stevens, Brooke
13 Stevens, Brooke The Circus of the Earth and the Air
New York Harcourt 1994 0151179875 / 9780151179879 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Book looks new. Dust in Mylar. A woman steps into a circus magician's box, and the box is set on fire. When the woman fails to reappear and the circus itself vanishes overnight, Alex Barton sets out to find his missing wife. Bizarre clues lead him to a mysterious island, where he encounters a faceless private army, a theater where performance and the stage have become objects of veneration, and a Fellini-esque circus concealed within a hollowed-out mountain. Tortured, tempted, analyzed, Alex sheds his identity and assumes a new one, as a tightrope walker whose strength is his vulnerability. As the line between the real and the surreal blur, Alex must discover what may--or may not--be the truth about his wife and himself. " circus vanishing act that abruptly terminates a marriage sets the stage for this tale of a lover's quest: a brooding, violent first novel from ex-tiger groom Stevens." (Krikus Review); 9.50 X 6.50 X 1.40 inches; 410 pages 
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CLAIRE AMBLER  ( First Edition), Tarkington, Booth
14 Tarkington, Booth CLAIRE AMBLER ( First Edition)
DOUBLEDAY, DORAN & COMPANY 1928 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Stated First Edition. Blue cover with yellow box on cover and black print. Dust has chips around edges but is colorful and now in brodart protective cover. Binding tight clean text. Newton Booth Tarkington (July 29, 1869 - May 19, 1946) was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams. He is one of only three novelists to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once, along with William Faulkner and John Updike. Booth Tarkington was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, the son of John S. Tarkington and Elizabeth Booth Tarkington. He was named after his maternal uncle Newton Booth, then the governor of California. Tarkington was an unabashed Midwestern regionalist and set much of his fiction in his native Indiana. In 1902, he served one term in the Indiana House of Representatives as a Republican. ; 8.20 X 6.70 X 1.90 inches; 253 pages 
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The Boy-Annual for 1940, Various
15 Various The Boy-Annual for 1940
Melbourne, Australia Morris & Walker PTY,Ltd. 1940 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Color cover with boy in helment in box car racer. Edges of book dented and worn. Some rubs to spine area and cover. Otherwise colorful and in overall good condition. Clean contents with no highlighting or underlining. Pages not numbered. Illustrated with drawings. Color and black and white illustrations. Contains: The Mystery of Oldfield Manor by Kenneth Reed, The Caves of the Kings by John G. Mason, Jim Dawkins Gold by Phyllis M. Power, Many Stamps Honour Captain Cook by A. Kay, Roast Pig by Charles Lamb, How the Coconut Got Its Markings by J.G.M,, The Castaway Twins by Phyllis M. Power and An Old Cricket Match among others. Probably Scarce. ; Drawings and Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
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Wurlitzer Automatic Phonograph Service Manual for Models 750, 750-E, 780, 780-E, 700, 800, 500, 500-A, 600, 600-A, 600 keyboard, 600-A Keyboard, Wurlitzer
16 Wurlitzer Wurlitzer Automatic Phonograph Service Manual for Models 750, 750-E, 780, 780-E, 700, 800, 500, 500-A, 600, 600-A, 600 keyboard, 600-A Keyboard
North Tonawanda, NY The Rudolph Wurlitzer company c1950 PhotoCopy Only; First Impression Manila Folder or binder Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Photocopy in binder. some diagrams may be hard to read due to photocopy. Excellent reference for repair of Wurlitzer phonographs and jukeboxes.Models 750, 750-E, 780, 780-E, 700, 800, 500, 500-A, 600, 600-A, 600 keyboard, 600-A Keyboard, Rare. ; Photocopy Only; Photos, Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 148 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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