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Suggested Unit Course in Concrete Form Construction for Beginners in Carpentry
1 Suggested Unit Course in Concrete Form Construction for Beginners in Carpentry

New York State Education Department 1942 First Spiral Binding Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean illustrated covers are spiral bound. No chipping, two very short closed edge tears to rear cover. 106 pgs. illustrated with diagrams and drawings. Pages are clean. No names, writing or marks. 8-1/2 x 11". Construction. 010712

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The English Gardening School - The Complete Master Course on Garden Planning and Landscape Design for the American Gardener, Alexander, Rosemary and Anthony du Gard Pasley
2 The English Gardening School - The Complete Master Course on Garden Planning and Landscape Design for the American Gardener
Alexander, Rosemary and Anthony du Gard Pasley
New York Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1987 1-55584-031-0 / 9781555840310 First Fine Near Fine Jacket 
"First American Edition" stated on copyright page with full number line, in clean unchipped jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean rust brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 223 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings and full color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The English gardening School at the famed Chelsea Physic Garden, London, is highly regarded for its courses in amateur and professional landscape gardening. Now, for the first time, this course is available, fully adapted for the American climate, conditions and indigenous plantings, for the American gardener. 018915

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The English Gardening School: The Complete Master Course on Garden Planning and Landscape Design for the American Gardener, Alexander, Rosemary and Anthony du Gard Pasley
3 The English Gardening School: The Complete Master Course on Garden Planning and Landscape Design for the American Gardener
Alexander, Rosemary and Anthony du Gard Pasley
New York Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1987 1555840310 / 9781555840310 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First American Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean, unfaded rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Small bump at base of spine (rear corner). Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean orange/brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Thoroughly illustrated with drawings, color and black and white photographs. 223 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, on tiny closed edge tear, not price clipped (17.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022954

Price: 18.00 USD
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Latin for All Occasions, Beard, Henry
4 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

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Marching On, Boyd, James
5 Marching On
Boyd, James
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1927 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First Printing, May 1927" on copyright page with Scribner seal. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 426 pgs. Original dustjacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has slight fading to orange background on spine, a few very small edge chips, 2" closed tear at top edge of rear panel near spine, a few additional short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A Civil War novel --a magnificent romance of the times. The hero, a descendant of the Fraser family that figured in the author's previous Revolutionary War novel "Drums", is a son of a poor farmer of southern North Carolina. The story of his love for the daughter of a great slave-owner and planter runs its course throughout the war. Scarce book, particularly in jacket. 017834

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How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous, Bragg, Georgia
6 How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous
Bragg, Georgia
Walker (Bloomsbury Imprint) 2012 0802798179 / 9780802798176 Later printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Kevin O'Malley, Illustrator 
Very clean book in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean glossy illustrated boards. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with black endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with fun drawings by Kevin O'Malley. 184 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Can't lick death, might as well have fun with it! Over the course of history, men and women have lived and died. Here are the stories of famous deaths from King Tut's ancient autopsy to Henry VIII's explosive demise to Albert Einstein's great brain escape, these pages contain all the gory details of the awful ends of nineteen awfully famous people. 026026

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Gettysburg The Final Fury, Catton, Bruce
7 Gettysburg The Final Fury
Catton, Bruce
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1974 0385020600 / 9780385020602 Third printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Third printing, in original dustjacket and slipcase. Very clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps (small return address label at top edge of front free endpaper - no other marks). 114 pp. with index. Illustrated with stunning black & white photographs (41 illustrations and 5 maps). Clean dustjacket is unchipped, with a few tiny closed edge tears. In clean illustrated slipcase (no cracking or chipping). In this battle account, Bruce Catton has clarified for all time the causes of the conflict; he has narrated and analyzed the course of events, paying full heed to the human tragedies; he has examined the military and political consequences of Gettysburg. 017745

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A Glimpse of Sion's Glory & Other Stories, Colegate, Isabel
8 A Glimpse of Sion's Glory & Other Stories
Colegate, Isabel
New York Viking Press 1985 0-670-80897-0 / 9780670808977 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean cream colored boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. 153 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, very short closed edge tear at top edge of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Three long and beautiful stories: A beautiful girl of Bohemian habits precipitates an uncontrollable drama in a quiet provinicial town in 1938; an American scientist's expedition to Siberia in the early 1950s seems to open a completely unexpected possibility for the human species; and a brilliant young man, marked early as "promising," fails to chart his course--or his love--as he lives through the turbulent 1960s and 70s. 8vo. Short Stories. 012727

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In Advance of the Landing: Folk Concepts of Outer Space, Curran, Douglas
9 In Advance of the Landing: Folk Concepts of Outer Space
Curran, Douglas
New York / London Abbeville Press 2001 0789207087 / 9780789207081 Updated and Expanded Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Updated and Expanded Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover, bright silver lettering on spine. 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. Foreword by Tom Wolfe. Liberally illustrated with full color and black & white photographs. 144 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fascinating book that shows with compassionate insight how deeply man's longing for extraplanetary contact is felt. Over the course of eight years, Douglas Curran traveled across the North American continent and recorded--in sympathetic words and perceptive photographs--the ideas and experiences of individuals whose obsession with outer space inspired them to create elaborate homemade spaceships and even more elaborate belief systems. 027845

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Lost Rights - The Misadventures of a Stolen American Relic, David, Howard
10 Lost Rights - The Misadventures of a Stolen American Relic
David, Howard
New York Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009 0618826076 / 9780618826070 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Clean mustard yellow boards with deep orange spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 344 pages. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (26.00 on front inside flap). True Crime - The epic story of a stolen American Document, one of the fourteen original copies of the Bill of Rights. Lost Rights follows that document's passage over the course of 138 years , from the Indiana businessman who purcheses the looted parchment for five dollars, to a folk art expert who stows the iconic document under his bed, to a little-known historian who divines the parchment's most important secret from a feded, barely legible notation. The journey ends with a dramatic FBI sting after the document was put up for sale for five million dollars. 022037

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Suggested Unit Course in Interior and Exterior Trim, Delmar Publishers, Inc.
11 Suggested Unit Course in Interior and Exterior Trim
Delmar Publishers, Inc.
Albany, New York Delmar Publishers, Inc. 1948 Paperback Very Good 
Course in the Carpentry Series from Delmar Publishers, Inc. of Albany, New York. No date of publication, circa 1948. Clean softcover book with plastic comb binding. Size approx. 8" x 10-1/4". Wood-like card covers with entryway illustration. Tiny wrinkle to one lower corner, small #8 at upper corner of cover. Note at top edge of interior side of cover. Pages are clean. Well illustrated with drawings, precise instructions. 264 pages. 028160

Price: 20.00 USD
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With Columbus in America, Falkenhorst, C.  (Adapted by Elise L. Lathrop)
12 With Columbus in America
Falkenhorst, C. (Adapted by Elise L. Lathrop)
New York Hurst & Company 1892 Hardcover Good no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding - beige cloth boards with green white and black decoration on cover and spine (skating hockey player against winter background - this has nothing to do with the story of course, but was decorated to appeal to boys). Some dampstaining to fore edge of rear board cloth. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Previous owner name and date (1905) on front free endpaper. 2" closed tear to title page. Numerous page decorations. 302 pages. A historical novel of Christopher Columbus adapted for young readers. 023022

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A Good Walk Spoiled Days and Nights on the PGA Tour, Feinstein, John
13 A Good Walk Spoiled Days and Nights on the PGA Tour
Feinstein, John
Little, Brown & Co. 1995 0-316-27720-7 / 9780316277204 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (Stated First Edition on copyright page with full number line). Very clean green boards with yellow lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 475 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The struggles and triumphs of the world's greatest golfers over the course of a year on the PGA Tour. 017493

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Not Now But Now, Fisher, M. F. K.
14 Not Now But Now
Fisher, M. F. K.
New York Viking Press 1947 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (Published by Viking Press in August 1947), in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Turquoise cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Very clean with just a couple of tiny faint spots. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean blank endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 256 pages. Clean jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), photo of young M.F.K. Fisher on front inside flap, NO chipping or tears, virtually unworn, with very slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This is the famous food writer's first novel - the story of a charming but exasperating woman whose devastating and wayward course takes her through a destructive affair with a father and son in Lausanne, an emotional whirlwind of her own making in London, a sinister invasion of a little Ohio town, and a jewel of a life in old San fRancisco. 024825

Price: 60.00 USD
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The Rider's Handbook - A Step-by-Step Beginners Course, Gordon, Sally
15 The Rider's Handbook - A Step-by-Step Beginners Course
Gordon, Sally
London New Burlington Books 1987 0906286468 / 9780906286463 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean bright dust jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Thoroughly lllustrated with photographs and drawings. 224 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unworn, no chipping or tears, small price clip to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A completely practical handbook, purpose-planned to teach the skills of riding to horse enthusiasts of all ages and levels of experience. Clear, authoritative text is supported by hundreds of photographs and specially-commissioned illustrations. 026278

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Latin for Today: Second-Year Course, Gray, Mason D. and Thornton Jenkins
16 Latin for Today: Second-Year Course
Gray, Mason D. and Thornton Jenkins
Ginn and Company 1928 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Clean hardcover book, decorated American trade binding. Brown ribbed cloth boards with lighter brown decoration and stamped lettering on cover, small decoration on spine. Tiny spots of wear to corner tips. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front pastedown. Pages are clean and bright; a few small notations here and there by previous owner. Illustrated in full color and black and white. In addition to the language lessons, there are many history lessons here, with many illustrations and maps. 156 pages with index. 027945

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Tantivy Towers, Herbert, A. P.
17 Tantivy Towers
Herbert, A. P.
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1931 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Alajalov, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with clean unfaded black cloth spne, gold lettering on spine. Hint of very slight surface wear to spine corners, no fraying, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 96 pgs. Illustrated by Alajalov. Dustjacket is quite clean (very faint water mark at top rear panel edge, shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), tiny chips at base of spine, a few tiny closed edge tears. Top corner of front inside flap is price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A comedic play of true love that steers a hilarious course between art in Bohemia and the fox-hunting set. 018463

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Heaven's Ditch: God, Gold, and Murder on the Erie Canal, Kelly, Jack
18 Heaven's Ditch: God, Gold, and Murder on the Erie Canal
Kelly, Jack
New York St. Martin's Press 2016 1137280093 / 9781137280091 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean white boards with red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 290 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A riveting look at the construction of the erie Canal and the visionaries along its banks who changed the course of American History. 027498

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Captains Without Eyes: Intelligence Failures in World War II, Kirkpatrick, Lyman B. Jr.
19 Captains Without Eyes: Intelligence Failures in World War II
Kirkpatrick, Lyman B. Jr.
New York MacMillan 1969 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 303 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, mere hint of wear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Book focuses on five key battles of World War II--andthe mistakes on both sides that changed the course of history. 8vo. World War II. 012192

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Mask of Warriors - The Siege of Warsaw September 1939, Korwin-Rhodes, Marta
20 The Mask of Warriors - The Siege of Warsaw September 1939
Korwin-Rhodes, Marta
Libra Publishers, Inc. 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in original unclipped jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Eleanore K. Clivesman - Sincerely, Marta Korwin-Rhodes." 191 pp. Jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (4.95 on front inside flap), no tears, light rubbing. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An authentic historical document based on a diary in which the entries were made as the action took place as Warsaw withstood the full impact of Hitler's might for four weeks, and how the siege changed the course of World War II. 019693

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