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An Encyclopedia of the Violin, Bachmann, Alberto
1 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

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The Majic Bus: An American Odyssey, Brinkley, Douglas
2 The Majic Bus: An American Odyssey
Brinkley, Douglas
Harcourt Brace 1993 0151556946 / 9780151556946 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean white boards with bright blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean map-illustrated endpapers - very small previous owner name and date neatly printed in corner of half-title page, very inconspicuous. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 513 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The travel adventures of a young history professor takes seventeen undergraduates across America in a learning-adventure-on-wheels, where the students learn by seeing and doing. The class visits 30 states and ten national parks, reads twelve books by great American writers, they see Bob Dylan in Seattle, gamble at a Vegas casino, dance to Bourbon Street jazz in New Orleans...and so much more. 027515

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To Remember Forever, Carroll, Gladys Hasty
3 To Remember Forever
Carroll, Gladys Hasty
Boston/Toronto Little Brown 1963 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean ivory boards with bright gold stamped lettering on cover, red title box with bright gold stamped lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 306 pgs. Clean bright DUSTJACKET is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of college students living in New England between the two World Wars. 8vo. Fiction. 012841

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The Little Professor of Piney Woods - The Story of Professor Lawrence Jones, Day, Beth
4 The Little Professor of Piney Woods - The Story of Professor Lawrence Jones
Day, Beth
New York Julian Messner 1955 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Green boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Previous owner (church school) neatly stamped on front and rear free endpaper; title page; some paper remnants on rear fixed endpaper. 192 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has approx. 1" chip at top spine edge, some edge wear and short closed edge tears. Nice photo of author and subject Professor Lawrence Jones on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of Professor Laurence Jones who created a wonderful school for black students in Mississippi. 028610

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5 A History of Art for Classes, Art-Students, and Tourists in Europe
Goodyear, William Henry
New York A. S. Barnes & Co. 1896 Sixteenth Edition, revised and Enlarged Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with gilt lettering and laurels on front board, gilt lettering on spine. Beveled edges. No wear or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing, bookplates or marks. 394 pgs. with index. Illustrated throughout with black & white plates. 8vo. Art. 007359

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In A Wild Sanctuary, Harrison, William
6 In A Wild Sanctuary
Harrison, William
New York William Morrow 1969 First Hard Cover Near Fine very good + Jacket Signed
Very clean black boards with orange and white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half-title page. No other writing or marks. Clean rust-red endpapers. 320 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, with slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel about four graduate students and their suicide pact. 010945

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7 Lucy, Perhaps
Hitchcock, Alfred M.
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1935 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, signed by author. Clean blue cloth boards with silver title box on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. SIGNED on title page by author (not the Alfred Hitchcock of movie fame). Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has v-shaped chip at top of spine (1/2" depth), slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The author of "Bread Loaf Talks on Teaching Composition," and many other successful books on the teaching of rhetoric and literature, illustrates in this volume of short stories the theories that he has for many years taught his own students. For the most part his stories are told against a New England background of hills, mountains, and seacoast, and contain many characterizations done with sympathy and gentle humor. 8vo. Short Stories. 016583

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The Stars Weep, Javal, Jean-Luc
8 The Stars Weep
Javal, Jean-Luc
London Hutchinson & Co. 1956 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 198 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has several shallow chips along top edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Two young French students of Ethnology set out on an adventure to South America to learn about its people, their customs and personalities. 8vo. South America. 013576

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9 Spoken Italian for Students and Travelers
Kaney, Charles E.
D C Heath 1946 Cloth Bds Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
210 pgs. Nr Fine Green cloth boards with illustrated cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Very clean, binding tight, pages bright. Small P/O name on front free endpaper. 000349

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The Three Students, MacFall, Haldane
10 The Three Students
MacFall, Haldane
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1926 Hardcover Fine Good+ Jacket 
Very clean decorated American trade binding in original dust jacket. Black cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration on cover and spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated endpapers. No previous owner markings. Both title and copyright page show year 1926 - no statement of printing. 351 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has a few tiny edge chips, closed tear at center above title, small cello tape reinforcement at bottom rear corner. Very light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A tale of Eleventh Century Persia - one of the best of all Oriental novels. Based on the historic lives of three men, it begins with their student days. In a realistic romance of medieval Persia, the author gives us the biographies of three unique characters as well as a new interpretation of Omar Khayyam's poetry. 026304

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Tygers of Wrath A Novel, Rosenberg, Philip
11 Tygers of Wrath A Novel
Rosenberg, Philip
New York St. Martin's Press 1991 0312055285 / 9780312055288 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition, with full number line on copyright page. Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Very light surface wear to top and bottom spine edge, no fraying, no fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 391 pgs. Clean dustjackeet is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. At the center of this powerful novel is a cruel, senseless incident that spreads out its ripples like a pebble in the water...ever wider. The death of two students in a junior high school in the Bronx revererates through the "blackboard jungle", through the police department and on to the shake up city hall. 017748

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The Zenith Volume 12 - Published by the Class of 1912, Simpson College, Indianola, Iowa, Simpson College
12 The Zenith Volume 12 - Published by the Class of 1912, Simpson College, Indianola, Iowa
Simpson College
Indianola, IA Simpson College / George H. Miller Printing Co. 1911 First softcover Good 
Worn suede wraps with maple leaf imprint and "S" on cover. Chips and wear to edges, 1-1/2 piece missing at top of spine, moderate soiling to suede. Binding is tight, no cracking, all text pages are very clean (printed on high quality glossy paper). Small name on front free endpaper (Ellis G. Rhode - 1911). Unpaginated - size of book is approx. 7-3/4" x 10" and just under 1" in thickness. Beautifully illustrated with photos of college students, 1912 graduates, college grounds and faculty, cartoons and illustrations. Interesting full page display advertising at rear of book. Included with book is program from the Nineteenth Annual Field Meet of the Iowa Inter-Collegiate Athletic Association held at Haskin's Stadium in Des Moines on May 28 and 29, 1908; a one-page (7-1/2" x 16") broadside of Simpson College Songs and Yells (dated 1907); FOUR photographic post cards from 1911 and 1912 featuring photos of the college and college sports teams; and a publication of the Kallonian Literary Society of Simpson College (Constitution and By-Laws). Protective slipcase provided. A time capsule from Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa, formed in 1886 and still thriving today. 018196

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