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1 A Compendious Geographical Dictionary Containing, a concise description of the most remarkable places, ancient and modern, in Europe, Asia, Africa, & America, interspersed with historical Anecdotes -1795
Salisbury Court, England W. Peacock 1795 First Edition Leather Bound Good 
Very good, small leatherbound volume, fold out maps all clean and intact, printed in 1795, second edition, binding hinges have been repaired, spine labels reglued, no markings or other defects 
Price: 1250.00 USD
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2 Aladdin and Ali Baba and Other Stories
Boston De Wolfe & Fiske Co 1901 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Cover 
Very Good Hardcover. No Dust Jacket. Black and white illustrations, with few full color plates. Cover is worn. Children's book from 1901. Contains: Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp, Ali Baba or the Forty Thieves, The False Bride, The Wild Swans, Rapunzel, and The Queen Bee. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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3 Christian Spiritual Conversation on Saving Faith, for the Young, in Questions and Answers, and a Confession of Faith, of the Mennonites, with an Appendix
Lancaster, PA John Barr's Sons 1870 Leather Binding Very Good No Dust Jacket 12mo 
very good hardcover 1870 leather bound 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Evanglesches Gesangbuch - Herausgegeben Von Der Deutichen Evangel, Synode Von Nord-Amerika (German Hymnbook)
St. Louis, Missouri Deutschen Evangel Synode Von Nord-Americka 1893 Leather Binding Very Good No Dust Jacket 12mo 
Very Good condition, with metal clasp to close cover, tooled leather binding 1893 
Price: 55.00 USD
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5 Field Flowers: Eugene Field Monument Souvenir
Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 8 By 10 3/4" 
Very good, hard cover, no dust jacket, c. 1896, b&w illustrations, Eugene Field poems. Edges of cover slightly soiled. Subscriber edition of book issued to those who donate to the Eugene Field Monument Souvenir Fund. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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6 Foreign Railways of the World: Volume 1
St. Louis The Railway Register 1884 Hard Cover Very Good- No Dust Jacket 6 1/4 By 8 1/4" 
VG- hard cover, corners and edges bumped, front free endpaper torn out, fly-leaves grungy, slight foxing on some pages. Binding strong. Gilded titles on spine and cover. 480 pp. "Containing in one volume, the names of officers, length, capital, cost of construction, materials, rolling stock, earnings, cost of operation, character of road bed, curves, grades, and a hundred other kinds of information regarding foreign railways and their operation." 
Price: 64.00 USD
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7 Grateful Dead
Ice Nine Publishing Co. 1973 First Printing Trade Paper Very Good - No Dj 4to - over 9" - 12" tall B & W and Color Illustrations 
Very Good-, two circles on front cover from cups, faint smudging to cover, tear at bottom left corner of front cover (1/2" long), pen scribble on title page, block tight, rest of pages clean. This is a rare, classic edition of the Grateful Dead songbook, with the original, psychedelic illustrations. Great art, great songs. 
Price: 72.80 USD
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8 History of the Organization of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (With the Journals of Its First General Conference)
Nashville Publishing House Methodist Episcopal Church, South 1925 Hardcover Very Good 
Very Good Hardcover. Slight wear along edges of cover. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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9 How to Make a Flower Garden
New York Doubleday, Page & Company 1903 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket 
Very Good Hardcover. 1903. Black and white photos. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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10 Jane's Fighting Ships of World War II
New York, New York, U.S.A. Crescent Books 1994 0517679639 / 9780517679630 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Oversize 
Very Good Hardcover, Very Good Jacket. Oversized Book. Black and white photos and diagrams. Slight wear along edges of jacket. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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11 Peterson's Magazine 1859
Eliza A. Cummons Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket 8vo 
Good, hc, no DJ, corners frayed, edges and covers rubbed. Patterns in color. B&w illus. 
Price: 129.00 USD
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12 Report of the Commissioner of Patents for the Year 1858: Agriculture
Washington James B. Steedman 1859 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket 
Very Good Hardcover. Has previous owner's label on front endpage. Foxing on back endpage. Slightly yellowing of pages. Binding spine cover is ripped. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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13 Souvenir Guide to Osaka, Expressly for the Use of Foreign Visitors
Japan Hakurankwai Kyosankwai 1903 Paperback Fair 
Fair condition paperback, very frail and crumbling, produced in 1903 for tourists to Osaka during the Fifth National Industrial Exhibition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Whistle-Binkie; or, The Piper of the Party--Being a Collection of Songs for the Social Circle, Vols. 1&2
Glasgow David Robertson & Co. 1878 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket 
Very Good, Hardcover 1878 faint edge wear, paste-down titles rubbed and slightly chipped on spine, 
Price: 125.00 USD
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15 A Tramp Bohemian Life; or the Autobiography of a Tramp.
St. Louis, MO Sun Publishing 1884 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket B/w Illus. 
Overall Very Good condition, pictorial cover, green cloth hardback, spine worn at edges and torn at rear joint; boards worn at edges; corners bumped and worn 
Price: 116.00 USD
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16 Abramson, Harold A. [editor]; Fremont-Smith, Frank [intro] The Use of LSD in Psychotherapy and Alcoholism
Indianapolis The Bobbs-Merrill Co., Inc. 1967 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Very good+/very good, Hardcover 1967 
Price: 165.00 USD
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17 Acton, Lord; Ward, A. W.; Prothero, G. W.; Leathes, Stanley [editors] The Cambridge Modern History [13 volume set]
New York MacMillan Company 1934 Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 8vo 
1934 very good set of 13 hardcovers, no dust jackets, vol. 6 has chip at top of spine. Spines slightly discolored, ends of spines have slight wear, covers faintly scratched. Priority or international shipping requires additional postage. 
Price: 650.00 USD
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18 Adams, Frederick Upham John Henry Smith: a Humorous Romance of Outdoor Life
New York Doubleday, Page & Co. 1905 Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket Frost, A.B. [illustrator] 
1905 Very good, hard cover, no dust jacket, corners and edges bumped and slightly frayed, signature of previous owner on front free endpaper. Binding strong, pages clean and bright. 346 pp. 42 b&w illustrations by A.B Frost 
Price: 95.00 USD
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19 Adams, Nehemiah Friends of Christ
Boston SK Whipple 1857 Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 
very good hard cover, no dust jacket, library stamp inside cover and on title page, shelf wear, chipping at bottom of spine 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Spectator: Essays By Joseph Addison, Richard Steele and Others, Addison, Joseph; Steele, Richard
20 Addison, Joseph; Steele, Richard The Spectator: Essays By Joseph Addison, Richard Steele and Others
London The Curwen Press 1970 Limited Hardcover in Slipcase Very Good No Dust Cover Lamb, Lynton Signed by Artist
Very Good Hardcover. In Slipcase. No Jacket. Printed for the Members of the Limited Editions Club, Number 429 out of 1500. Signed by Artist (Lynton Lamb) on rear page. 
Price: 165.00 USD
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