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Teaching What We Do: Essays by the Amherst College Faculty, Amherst College Faculty
1 Amherst College Faculty Teaching What We Do: Essays by the Amherst College Faculty
79130 Amherst, Massachusetts Amherst College Press 1991 0943184037 / 9780943184036 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A collection of essays on teaching by members of the faculty of the highly regarded Amherst College, located in Amherst, Massachusetts. --- In full grey cloth-covered boards with titling in black on spine. Simple jacket in grey and black. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy in similar jacket. Jacket with very slight creasing to front flap and in removable mylar protector. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xii, 246 pages 
Price: 24.00 USD
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The 1951 Coloradan: Diamond Jubilee Edition (Yearbook of the University of Colorado at Boulder), BRUMMITT, Charles D. (editor-in-chief); HEALY,  Joanne (managing editor); VASHOLZ, Lothar (business manager)
2 BRUMMITT, Charles D. (editor-in-chief); HEALY, Joanne (managing editor); VASHOLZ, Lothar (business manager) The 1951 Coloradan: Diamond Jubilee Edition (Yearbook of the University of Colorado at Boulder)
80106 Boulder The Associated Students of the University of Colorado 1951 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
The 1951 version of the University of Colorado's yearbook marked the seventy-fifth anniversary of the school. With extensive information about academics, athletics, activities, residence halls, sororities, fraternities and other data about the students, faculty and administrators and their achievements. With black and white photos throughout; with indices of organizations, faculty and students. --- In blue cloth, stamped with fancy diamond-themed decorations and illustration in silver on cover; titling in silver on spine. --- With prior owner's signature on front free endpaper, else a clean, firm copy.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 426 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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University of Colorado Studies Series in Philosophy No. I: Studies in Ethical Theory, HULLEY, Karl K. (editor)
3 HULLEY, Karl K. (editor) University of Colorado Studies Series in Philosophy No. I: Studies in Ethical Theory
79877 Boulder University of Colorado Press 1958 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A collection of eight scholarly writings by faculty of the University of Colorado, all sharing the general theme of ethics. --- In tan wraps. Volume is clean, firm and unmarked.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 111 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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On Politics and Education (Classics Club), LOCKE, John
4 LOCKE, John On Politics and Education (Classics Club)
78760 Roslyn, New York Classics Club, Walter J. Black, Inc. 1947 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
A reprint edition presenting three of the major writings of English philosopher and political thinker John Locke (1632-1704). Mr. Locke's advocacy of religious toleration, among other things, proved to be most influential. With an introduction by Howard R. Penniman. An entry in the publisher's Classics Club series. --- In full ecru linen cloth covers with Classics Club seal in red oval on front cover and with gilt-stamped titling and decorations on black & red spine title block; red topstain. Volume has neither dust jacket (likely as issued) nor Classics Club flyer. --- With prior owner's dated signature to front free endpaper; else a firm, bright, unmarked copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 - 8 in. tall); 414 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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The Lucky Bag: The Annual of the Brigade of  Midshipmen United States Naval Academy, 1916, The Class of 1916 (editors); HUSSEY Jr., G. F.
5 The Class of 1916 (editors); HUSSEY Jr., G. F. The Lucky Bag: The Annual of the Brigade of Midshipmen United States Naval Academy, 1916
79481 Philadelphia A. H. Sickler Company 1916 Leather Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A solid copy of the "yearbook" of the U. S. Naval Academy, for the date 1916. Includes personal profiles of the midshipmen, and many stories and other highlights of the year at the Academy. Among the 1916 graduates of the USNA was Admiral Arthur William Radford, who later served as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 1953-1957. With a section of vintage advertisements by supporters of the Academy at rear of volume. --- In dark brown leather-covered boards with titling and the USNA seal on cover. --- The covers are chafed and rubbed, with a 1.5-inch tear to front joint; otherwise a clean, firm copy.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 488 pages 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Plane Geometry: Revised Edition, WENTWORTH, G. A.
6 WENTWORTH, G. A. Plane Geometry: Revised Edition
80831 Boston Ginn and Company 1899 Hardcover Good 
An 1899 edition of the author's 1888 geometry textbook. With many drawings, figures and illustrations. --- In pebbled brown cloth backed in brown leather, titling and decorations gilt-stamped on spine. --- A prior owner has frequently marked the pages in pencil, and with rubberstamping to front free endpaper; otherwise a firm, sound copy.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall) ; viii, 256 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Acts of Hope: Creating Authority in Literature, Law, and Politics, WHITE, James Boyd
7 WHITE, James Boyd Acts of Hope: Creating Authority in Literature, Law, and Politics
79319 Chicago University of Chicago Press 1994 0226895106 / 9780226895109 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The noted legal and English language scholar's work discusses whether individuals or institutions should decide what is right, good, or necessary. Inscribed on front free endpaper, likely by the author. --- In full charcoal cloth with titling gilt stamped on spine. Dust jacket in black, white and red. --- A clean, bright and unmarked copy; volume is sound. Jacket with small curled area to back cover edge and with slight rubbing; otherwise in good shape.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xv, 322 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 17.00 USD
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Evolution of Expression: A Compilation of Selections Illustrating the Four Stages of Development in Art as Applied to Oratory (4 Volume Set), [EMERSON, Charles Wesley], editor
8 [EMERSON, Charles Wesley], editor Evolution of Expression: A Compilation of Selections Illustrating the Four Stages of Development in Art as Applied to Oratory (4 Volume Set)
80822 Boston Emerson College of Oratory 1896-1900 Hardcover Good 
A four-volume set containing excerpts from all manner of famous writings; from those of Shakespeare to Daniel Webster to Ralph Waldo Emerson and many others. The content of these books formed the core of the curriculum of the Emerson College of Oratory, founded by Charles Wesley Emerson, who edited this series (though uncredited in these volumes). Each volume with a different frontis image of one of the contributors. --- In brick red cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on covers. All edges stained in red. Each volume in a later edition (none of them being a first edition). --- Volumes are generally firm and sound; some with cover soiling and prior owner's signatures. Vol. IV with dampstains & a loosened back cover.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); 107, 101, 101, 101 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Evolution of Expression: A Compilation of Selections Illustrating the Four Stages of Development in Art as Applied to Oratory (Volume I only of 4-vol. set), [EMERSON, Charles Wesley], editor
9 [EMERSON, Charles Wesley], editor Evolution of Expression: A Compilation of Selections Illustrating the Four Stages of Development in Art as Applied to Oratory (Volume I only of 4-vol. set)
80823 Boston Emerson College of Oratory 1900 Hardcover Very Good 
Volume I only of the four-volume set containing excerpts from all manner of famous writings; from those of Charles Dickens to Shakespeare to Alfred, Lord Tennyson and many others. The content of the books formed the core of the curriculum of the Emerson College of Oratory, founded by Charles Wesley Emerson, who edited the series (though uncredited in this volume). With a frontis image Daniel Webster. --- Stated 12th edition, 1900. In brick red cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on covers. All edges stained in red. --- With light soiling to covers and prior owner's signatures to a couple of leaves, otherwise a firm and sound copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); 107 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Tom Brown at Oxford, [HUGHES,  Thomas] (author); HALL, Sydney P. (illustrations)
10 [HUGHES, Thomas] (author); HALL, Sydney P. (illustrations) Tom Brown at Oxford
80463 Philadelphia John E. Potter and Company [c.1885] Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
An undated reprint edition of the sequel to "Tom Brown's School Days" by Thomas Hughes. With black and white engraved illustrations by Sydney P. Hall. Formerly property of a lending library, with rubberstampsings, pockets and white numerals to spine. --- In decorative tan cloth-covered boards with decorations and titling in brown and gilt on cover and spine. Though no publication date appears in book, a reference to 1885 appears on the colorful gift presentation page. --- With edgewear, soiling to cloth and somewhat loosened front cover; otherwise a sturdy, intact copy in this rather scarce edition.; Ex-Library; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 599 pages 
Price: 34.50 USD
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