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1 The Vegetable Growing Business

Madison, WI United States Armed Forces Institute/Orange Judd Publishing Co. 1944 Soft Cover Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
War Department Education Manual #EM 885. Clean gray wraps with very light browning to spine, 1" closed tear at top corner of spine. P/O name at top front corner of book and on front free endpaper. Binding tight, all pages clean and bright. Illustrated with photographs. 520 pgs. Very detailed, informative book on raising vegetables for profit. 8vo. Agriculture. 005363

Price: 10.00 USD
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Conquest of the Tropics - The Story of the Creative Enterprises conducted by the United Fruit Company, Adams, Frederick Upham
2 Conquest of the Tropics - The Story of the Creative Enterprises conducted by the United Fruit Company
Adams, Frederick Upham
Garden City, NY Doubleday, Page & Company 1914 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition. Green cloth boards with stamped gold lettering and blind-stamped decoration, clean unchipped color paste-on illustration on cover. Gold lettering and banana decoration on spine. Very light soiling. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with decorated endpapers (small ink-stamp of former owner at top edge of front free and fixed endpaper). Illustrated with black and white photographs, maps. 368 pages with index. 023392

Price: 35.00 USD
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Latin for All Occasions, Beard, Henry
3 Latin for All Occasions
Beard, Henry
New York Villard Books 1990 0394586603 / 9780394586601 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Fine Jacket 
Later printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Green boards with green cloth spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. 91 pages. Clean unchipped jacket is not price clipped (12.95 on front inside flap), no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. From cocktail-party chitchat to things to say on the golf course and useful business expressions, this little book has everything entertaining you'll ever need to say in perfect Latin! 023162

Price: 10.00 USD
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New Native American Cuisine - Five-Star Recipes From The Chefs Of Arizona's Kai Restaurant, Betancourt, Marian; with Executive Chef Michael O'Dowd and Chef de Cuisine Jack Strong
4 New Native American Cuisine - Five-Star Recipes From The Chefs Of Arizona's Kai Restaurant
Betancourt, Marian; with Executive Chef Michael O'Dowd and Chef de Cuisine Jack Strong
Globe Pequot Press (Three Forks) 2009 0762748958 / 9780762748952 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, in dust jacket, SIGNED with Executive Chef's business card laid in. Boldly inscribed and signed on front free endpaper: "Cindy, Please enjoy our journ and what our culture is all about - 2010 - M." Pale lavender cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, very slight soiling to bottom board edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are strong. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with bright red endpapers. Illustrated with beautiful full color photographs of food, and the chefs! 136 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, has a couple of spots of soiling at bottom edge of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This book brings ancient cuisine into the modern spotlight with classical culinary techniques with more than 50 delectable recipes from Arizona's Kai Restaurant--the only Native American restaurant in the nation to have achieved AAA Five Diamond and Mobil Five Star status. 026092

Price: 22.00 USD
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5 Farm Management Analysis
Bradford, Lawrence A. And Glenn L. Johnson
New York John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1953 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean burgundy cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name & address on front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, with several very short (under 1/4") edge tears, slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Agriculture. 007402

Price: 15.00 USD
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From Three Cents A Week...The Story of the Prudential Insurance Company of America, Carr, William H. A.
6 From Three Cents A Week...The Story of the Prudential Insurance Company of America
Carr, William H. A.
New York Prentice Hall 1975 0-13-331611-4 / 9780133316117 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with dark blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 316 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with hint of wear at top and bottom of spine, two very short closed edge tears at base of rear panel. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Business. 009902

Price: 10.00 USD
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Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford _ A cheerful account of the rise and fall of an American Business Bucaneer, Chester, George Randolph
7 Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford _ A cheerful account of the rise and fall of an American Business Bucaneer
Chester, George Randolph
New York A. L. Burt 1908 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
A. L. Burt edition in original jacket. Very clean orange cloth boards with black stamped lettering and border decoration around large color paste-on illustration (illustration is clean and has no wear). Black stamped lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. Four illustrations. 448 pages. Scarce dust jacket has large chip at base of spine corner, chipping at top of spine (not interfering with title), small chips at other corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A silent movie of the same name was made (1921) with Fred Niblo playing Wallingford. 023321

Price: 22.00 USD
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Main Street Beat, Clune, Henry W.
8 Main Street Beat
Clune, Henry W.
New York W. W. Norton 1947 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Stated FIRST EDITION in original unclipped jacket, SIGNED by the author. Unfaded clean gray cloth boards with red lettering on spine. Two tiny pin-head size holes to front spine gutter; no other wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Signed "Henry W. Clune" on front free endpaper. 269 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has shallow chipping along top edge (1/4" depth max.), a few very short closed edge tears. Author photo and bio on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024936

Price: 25.00 USD
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Keyhole - Inn-Sights: An Uninhibited Peek Into the Hotel World, Coffman, C. DeWitt and John Keasler
9 Keyhole - Inn-Sights: An Uninhibited Peek Into the Hotel World
Coffman, C. DeWitt and John Keasler
Englewood Cliffs Prentice Hall 1972 0-13-514836-7 / 9780135148365 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Don Wright, Illustrator 
First Edition. Clean red cloth boards with metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking, very slightly cocked. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 207 pgs. with cartoons by Don Wright. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has short closed edge tear at top front flap fold edge, slight fading to spine, not price clipped (later price mark entered in red ink next to publisher's). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Hilarious insights gathered together in this uninhibited look at the hotel business written by a top industry spokesman and popular syndicated columnist. As the author puts it: "The inn is a home for strangers and strangers can get fairly strange." 8vo. Hotels. 016643

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This King Business, Collins, Frederick
10 This King Business
Collins, Frederick
New York Century Company 1923 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding in original dust jacket (signed binding - CS monogram on cover of both book and jacket). Clean orange cloth boards with blue and black decorative title box on cover, small blue and black decoration on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with photographs. 220 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author takes reader behind the thrones of Europe and into the day to day life of Royalty, including the Prince of Wales, as well as the dynasties of Spaine, Italy, Belgium, Holland and Denmark, Austria, Rumania and more. 024260

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11 Psychology in Administration: A Research Orientation
Costello, Timothy W. And Sheldon S. Zalkind
Englewood Cliffs Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1963 12th Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean green boards with with white lettering on cover and spine. Small dent on bottom of front board. Binding is tight & square. P/O name on front free endpaper. Pages are bright and clean--with a few paragraphs starred in ink in the margin. Binding is tight & square. Clean dustjacket has some light edge wear, several closed tears (1" or less). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Psychology. 004516

Price: 14.00 USD
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Danger is My Business, Craig, John D.
12 Danger is My Business
Craig, John D.
New York Simon & Schuster 1938 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine. Hint of fading to spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Black top-stained page edges. 309 pgs. with index. Illustrated with excellent full-page photographs of the divers, their equipment (fascinating for the time period), interesting sea creatures. Large 8vo. Adventure. 012219

Price: 12.00 USD
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Pots Pans & Millions - A Study of Woman's Right to Be in Business; Her Proclivities and Capacity for Success, Cummings, Edith Mae
13 Pots Pans & Millions - A Study of Woman's Right to Be in Business; Her Proclivities and Capacity for Success
Cummings, Edith Mae
Washington DC National School of Business Science for Women 1929 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean brown cloth boards decorated with gold coins, pots and pans, gold lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Frontispiece is photograph of the author. Illustrated with additional photographs. 376 pages. Clean dust jacket has several edge chips, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality remvoable mylar cover. A ground-breaking book on women, their intelligence, right and ability to be highly successful in business. 027036

Price: 50.00 USD
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Doctor Luke of The Labrador, Duncan, Norman
14 Doctor Luke of The Labrador
Duncan, Norman
New York Fleming H. Revell 1904 First Hardcover Very Good+ No dustjacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. Clean dark green ribbed cloth boards with circular sailing scene on cover, bright unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with decorated endpapers. Small previous owner label on front fixed endpaper (business card size). Black and white illustrations and map. 327 pages. 022220

Price: 40.00 USD
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15 Home Correspondence School, No. 3. One Hundred Lessons on Book Keeping and Business Forms Including Also, Instructions in Correct English Correspondence and Commercial Geography for Home Study
Eaton, Seymour
Springfield, MA The King-Richardson Company 1897 Hard Cover Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with gold lettering on cover. Light fraying to bottom edges. Red remainder mark on bottom page edges. 537 pgs. Binding is tight, pages are clean. 8vo. Business. 005503

Price: 12.00 USD
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16 Chattey's Island: The Story of One Man's Breathtaking Plan to Revitalize the Northestern U.S.A.
Ehmann, James
New York, New York, U.S.A. Ticknor and Fields 1982 0-89919-126-6 / 9780899191263 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean black boards with black cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has some age-toning slight wear at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Economics. 009706

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Kid Stays in the Picture, Evans, Robert
17 The Kid Stays in the Picture
Evans, Robert
Hyperion 1994 0786860596 / 9780786860593 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean original dust jacket. Clean decorated boards, no bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Stated FIRST EDITION, and first printing with full number line. Illustrated with many black and white photographs of film stars. 412 pages. Clean clear mylar dust jacket with film-strip like strips of decoration; not price clipped, no chips. A fascinating biography about the rise and fall and rise again of the author in crazy world of Hollywood in the last half of the 20th century. From Erroll Flynn, Ava Gardner, and Jimmy Cagney to Jack Nicholson, Warren Beatty, and Sharon Stone, here is Hollywood, revealed as never before. 026958

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Brothers Harper: A Unique Publishing partnership and its Impact upon the Cultural life of America from 1817 to 1853, Exman, Eugene
18 The Brothers Harper: A Unique Publishing partnership and its Impact upon the Cultural life of America from 1817 to 1853
Exman, Eugene
New York Harper & Row 1965 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, signed by author. Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear; slight fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean gray endpapers. Inscribed and signed on half-title page by author: "Inscribedto Ed Singer, Harper colleague - Eugene Exman - June 10, 1965." 413 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with one tiny closed tear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Publishing. 016755

Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Marsh-Fire
Farnham, Mateel Howe
New York Dodd Mead 1928 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Unfaded green cloth boards with bright red stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Two very tiny spots to boards. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean bright decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 351 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has very light soiling to spine, a few small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of a woman who lavished all on her employer that she would have lavished on a husband and children, had she married. An early story of the influences and intriques of women in business. 015164

Price: 30.00 USD
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Mr. Littlejohn, Flavin, Martin
20 Mr. Littlejohn
Flavin, Martin
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1940 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in lovely old illustrated dust jacket. Clean orange cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear; binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 306 pages. Jacket has shallow chipping at top spine edge, thumbnail size chip at top rear panel edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Fairly scarce novel, originally published by Harper. The story of a millionaire manufacturer who mysteriously disappears. While police of forty-eight states search high and low for him (presuming he has been kidnapped), he enjoys leaving behind the stresses of business, family, and labor leaders while he rents a car and takes a solo cross-country road trip, leaving a string of aliases behind him. 022725

Price: 25.00 USD
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