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The Illustrated Aviation Encyclopedia, Aviation Research Associates
1 The Illustrated Aviation Encyclopedia
Aviation Research Associates
New York New Home Library 1944 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"Original Publication of The New Home Library, February, 1944" in clean original dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with white wave design on cover and spine, white title box on spine. No fraying, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with small previous owner name and date neatly penned at top corner of front free endpaper. Red colored text block edges. Well illustrated with drawings. 236 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has a few tiny closed edge tears, fading to background of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The technical, scientific, and slang words and terms of the language of the air, including aircraft types, construction, operation, meteorology, navigation, aerodynamics, and more. Arranged alphabetically with a unique method for ready cross-reference. 025551

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An Encyclopedia of the Violin, Bachmann, Alberto
2 An Encyclopedia of the Violin
Bachmann, Alberto
New York, New York, U.S.A. Da Capo Press 1980 0-306-80004-7 / 9780306800047 Fourth Printing Soft Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Softbound book with hint of very light soiling to cover. No creasing or curling, pages and edges are clean. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Small previous owner return address label at top corner of rear free endpaper; no other marks. 470 pgs. with index, 73 illustrations. A treasure trove of information on the violin, its technique, its history, and its place in music, this is a standard handbook and reference work for students of the violin and professional players. 8vo. Music. 016611

Price: 10.00 USD
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Complete Encyclopedia of Flight 1945-2005, Batchelor, John and Malcolm V. Lowe, with David Willis
3 Complete Encyclopedia of Flight 1945-2005
Batchelor, John and Malcolm V. Lowe, with David Willis
Rebo Publishers 2005 9036617170 / 9789036617178 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Clean hardcover book in dust jacket. Clean glossy illustrated boards. Very slight bump at top of spine, otherwise no wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Thoroughly illustrated with photographs and drawings describing each plane and helicopter manufactured between 1945 and 2005. 318 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A comprehensive guide to aviation. 027302

Price: 20.00 USD
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Encyclopedia of Criminology, Branham, Vernon C., M.D. and Samuel B. Kutash, Ph.D.
4 Encyclopedia of Criminology
Branham, Vernon C., M.D. and Samuel B. Kutash, Ph.D.
New York Philosophical Library 1949 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with beige spine, blue lettering on cover and spine. Some fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 527 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (12.00 on front inside flap), has a few very shallow edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023974

Price: 15.00 USD
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Encyclopedia of Diet: A Treatise on the Food Question (Five volume set), Christian, Eugene, F.S.D.
5 Encyclopedia of Diet: A Treatise on the Food Question (Five volume set)
Christian, Eugene, F.S.D.
New York Corrective Eating Society, Inc. 1914 First Hardcover Near Fine 
First Edition, published August, 1914. in five volumes complete. All five books in excellent condition. Clean green cloth boards with leather spines, gold lettering and small torch on spines. Very little wear. Bindings are tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt text block edges all around. Beautiful marbled endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Perfect large color fold-out in volume I. A beautiful set. Explains in plain language the chemistry of food and the chemistry of the human body, how to eat to establish normal digestion and health. 027190

Price: 100.00 USD
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The Art and Science of Taking to the Woods, Colby, C. B. & Bradford Angier
6 The Art and Science of Taking to the Woods
Colby, C. B. & Bradford Angier
Harrisburg, PA Stackpole 1970 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Arthur J. Anderson, Illustrator 
Clean beige cloth boards with dark brown cloth spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Arthur J. Anderson. 288 pps. with index. Clean dustjacket has a few short closed edge tears, tiny corner chips, small piece of clear tape at bottom spine jacket edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An encyclopedia of woodslore and outdoor living...shortcuts, basic skills, advanced techniques to being a master of woodcraft. Everything from making shelter, chopping wood and cooking food to avoiding man-made booby traps and warding off dangerous plants, wild animals, dealing with insects, direction-finding. 018982

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Concise Encyclopedia of Modern World Literature, Grigson, Geoffrey
7 The Concise Encyclopedia of Modern World Literature
Grigson, Geoffrey
New York Hawthorn Books, Inc. 1963 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Slipcase Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean gold endpapers. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. 512 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean gold paper covered slipcase has no cracking or wear. A fantastic reference for the reader of modern fiction and literature--with information and photographs on the writings and lives of famous authors such as G. K. Chesterton, Joseph Conrad, Ray Bradbury, John Galsworthy, Albert Camus, Saul Bellow, Franz Kafka, Henry James, T. E. Lawrence, Jack Kerouac and hundreds more. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Literature. 008974

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8 The Encyclopaedia of Plant Portraits
Hellyer, A.G.L.
London/New York W. H. And L. Collingridge Ltd. 1954 Second Printing Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown faux leather boards with gold letteirng on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Hint of a bump to corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks, clean red endpapers. More than 1100 photographs. 322 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight wear at top of spine with one small edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Horticulture. 010283

Price: 15.00 USD
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Spy Book: The Encyclopedia of Espionage, Polmar, Norman and Thomas B. Allen
9 Spy Book: The Encyclopedia of Espionage
Polmar, Norman and Thomas B. Allen
New York Random House 1996 0679425144 / 9780679425144 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
FOR YOUR EYES ONLY...First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped original clean dust jacket. Clean pale yellow boards with black cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 633 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024981

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Horseman's Encyclopedia, Self, Margaret Cabell
10 The Horseman's Encyclopedia
Self, Margaret Cabell
New York A. S. Barnes & Co. 1946 Thirteenth Printing Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Slightest hint of browning to edges. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean bright endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 519 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has small edge chips, a few very short closed edge tears, clean with a few very faint water spots to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Over a thousand questions covering every phase of riding and horses are answered in this book in simplem direct language. More than a hundred illustrations amplify the text. Western, hunting and racing terms, names of famous horses, American Hunt Clubs, top polo players, harness records and many other interesting facts. A whole library of equine knowledge in one book. 017696

Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Encyclopedia of Frontier Literature
Snodgrass, Mary Ellen
Oxford University Press 1997 0-19-513318-8 / 9780195133189 First Soft Cover Fine 
Very clean and bright softcover book (new). No wear. Pages are clean and bright, with remainder mark on bottom page edges. 540 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. 8vo. Americana. 006575

Price: 14.00 USD
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Summerhays' Encyclopaedia For Horsemen, Summerhays, R. S.
12 Summerhays' Encyclopaedia For Horsemen
Summerhays, R. S.
London / New York Frederick Warne and Co. Ltd. 1962 Revised Edition Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Revised Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean orange cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover, red title box with gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 348 pages. Illustrated dust jacket is clean, not price clipped, has a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Includes over 3,500 entries and 27 articles by acknowledge authorities on various equine subjects. With color frontispiece, 24 half-tone plates and over 80 line drawing illustrations. 026711

Price: 18.00 USD
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