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1 Bible Stories for Parochial and Sunday Schools

St. Louis, MO German Evangelical Synod of North America/Eden Publishing House 1906 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean olive green cloth boards with black lettering and illustration on cover (Jesus carrying a sheep). Very light corner wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are bright and clean. No names, bookplates, writing or marks inside. Illustrated, maps. 298+ pgs. 8vo. Religion. 004764

Price: 10.00 USD
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Dead and Buried: the Horrible History of Bodysnatching, Adams, Norman
2 Dead and Buried: the Horrible History of Bodysnatching
Adams, Norman
New York Bell Publishing Company 1972 0517135973 / 9780517135976 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (letterline on copyright page begins with "a") in clean dust jacket. Clean gray boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs.152 pages. Clean dust jacket has a few tiny edge nicks and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The horrible history of body-snatching, which reached its peak at the beginning of the 19th century. Fron Land's End to John o'Groats, people lived and died in terror of the bodysnatchers, for the old saying you are worth more dead than alive was never as true as in those days, when the ressurectionists busied themselves in the graveyards of the land at the dead of night--in search of "things for the surgeon." 026845

Price: 20.00 USD
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Some Famous American Schools, Adams, Oscar Fay
3 Some Famous American Schools
Adams, Oscar Fay
Boston Dana Estes & Company 1903 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding (signed binding - monogram AMS on cover - Amy M. Sacker). Red cloth boards with orange, blue and black decoration on cover, small blue and black decoration on spine. Tiny spots of wear to corners. Some pages have very faint water mark to top or bottom page edges. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Frontispiece photo of St. Paul's School with tissue guard. Many full page photographic illustrations of schools throughout the book. Preface by the author. 341 pages. Descriptions and photographs of nine American preparatory schools, their history and scholastics. 027866

Price: 40.00 USD
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Andrews County History 1876 - 1978, Andrews County Heritage Committee
4 Andrews County History 1876 - 1978
Andrews County Heritage Committee
Andrews, Texas Andrews County Heritage Committee 1978 First Hardcover Near Fine 
Stated First Edition, First Printing. Clean faux leather brown boards with elaborate gold stamped design on cover, gold lettering and small decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean photo-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Profusely illustrated with photographs and drawings. 488 pages with index. Large book - approx. size is 9" x 11-1/2". A really attractive, solid copy. A complete history of Andrews County, Texas, with everything from Indian history to family histories and photos, ranch layouts and history, oil camps, history of the post offices, schools, businesses, and more. 025242

Price: 75.00 USD
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Strike Heaven on the Face, Calitri, Charles
5 Strike Heaven on the Face
Calitri, Charles
New York Crown Publishers 1958 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean black boards with black cloth spine, unchipped yellow lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 344 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, tiny chip at base corner of rear panel, with hint of edge wear, one very short closed edge tear. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel about a school in small town America. 018766

Price: 30.00 USD
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You Can Master Life, Gilkey, James Gordon
6 You Can Master Life
Gilkey, James Gordon
New York Macmillan 1934 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, published September, 1934 in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean burgundy red cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names,writing or marks. 186 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (1.75 at to of front inside flap), small corner clip at bottom of front inside flap. Age-toning to spine, slight age-toning to front and rear panel; very shallow wear at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Very scarce book - a guide to mastering the problems of life by pastor of the South Congregational Church of Springfield, Massachusetts who was a regular speaker at many of the colleges and preparatory schools throughout the East. Dr. Gilkey was one of the first ministers in New England to send out sermons by radio - from 1923 to 1932 the morning service from his church was broadcastregularly through Stations WBZ and WBZA. 025129

Price: 500.00 USD
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The Principles of Teaching Riding: Official Manual of the Association of British Riding Schools, Karen Bush; Julian Marczak
7 The Principles of Teaching Riding: Official Manual of the Association of British Riding Schools
Karen Bush; Julian Marczak
United Kingdom David & Charles Publishers 2001 071531095X / 9780715310953 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in as new condition in clean bright dust jacket. Clean glossy color illustrated boards. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Thoroughly illustrated with full color photographs, diagrams. 128 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A wonderfully clear and concise book on teaching riding and running a riding school, from horses and equipment to instruction and public relations. 027466

Price: 25.00 USD
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All God's Children - What Your Schools Can Do for Them, Keller, James
8 All God's Children - What Your Schools Can Do for Them
Keller, James
Garden City, NY Hanover House 1953 Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean solid book in clean unclipped dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping 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. 292 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, slightest hint of edge wear and very light age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book on what can be done under existing laws to restore recognition of God in the school systems. 026949

Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Schoolmaster of Yesterday: A Three Generation Story 1820-1919
Kennedy, Millard Fillmore and Alvin F. Harlow
New York Whittlesey House 1940 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Howard Simon, Illustrator 
Clean beige cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 359 pgs. Illustrated by Howard Simon. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, hias up to 1/4" loss at top spine edge, small closed edge tears and tiny edge chips, crease to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The Kennedys were a dynasty of schoolmasters. Millard Fillmore Kennedy and his father and grandfather before him held sway in Indiana district schools from the period when the Midwest was still a frontier to the time when the industrial age had begun in earnest. This is their story. 015170

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Cock Still Crows, Pahk, Induk
10 The Cock Still Crows
Pahk, Induk
New York Vantage Press 1977 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by author, in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or fraying, Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Light foxing to endpapers. Signed by author on front free endpaper in both English and Korean. 144 pages with index. Dust jacket is unchipped, one short closed tear at top spine edge, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The daughter of a Confucian scholar and a Buddhist mother, the author was converted to the Christian faith by missionaries who also provided her with an education. She then set out to realize her dream of setting up a series of training schools for Korean boys from high school through 4 year college level. This is her story. 024399

Price: 20.00 USD
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Horses and Horsemanship, Walraven, Louise Evelyn
11 Horses and Horsemanship
Walraven, Louise Evelyn
South Brunswick and New York A. S. Barnes 1970 598-06738-6 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name on front fixed endpaper. 312 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight rubbing and one small closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A knowledgeable and informative book on horses and horsemanship, plus valuable information about the organization of a riding school. How to select a horse, care for a horse and riding and driving equipment, fox hunting and more. 010014

Price: 12.00 USD
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