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Daboll's Schoolmaster's Assistant, Improved and Enlarged, Being a Plain Practical System of Arithmetic, Adapted to the United States.

By: DABOLL, Nathan

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Utica, New York, Gardiner Tracy: 1841

Stock No.: 82423

Condition: Fair


A well worn 1841 copy of this early 19th century reference, which debuted in 1800. This text was used to instruct the student in the use of multiple forms of mathematics, such as fractions, currency reduction, annuities and interest among many of other topics. With appended section of rules for calculating interest and rebates and a separate short work entitled "The Practical Accountant. . .Best Method of Book Keeping" by Samuel Green. --- This compact edition in leather covered boards with no visible titling on exterior. --- The covers are quite chafed, discolored and with bruises and... View more info

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Silas Marner: The Lake English Classics (Revised Edition with Helps to Study)

By: ELIOT, George

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Scott, Foresman and Company: 1919

Stock No.: 41428

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A version intended for use by students of George Eliot's 1861 novel, which originally bore the subtitle "The Weaver of Raveloe". Edited for school use by Albert Elmer Hancock. Study aids appended to rear of volume. One in publisher's "Lake English Classics" series. George Eliot is the pen-name of Mary Ann Evans. --- In full grey-green cloth-covered boards with titling in black to cover and spine. Volume has no dust jacket. --- A somewhat worn but fully readable copy. With several inked names to front endpapers, some other penciled notes at rear of volume; and with scuffs to re... View more info

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The Little, Brown Handbook

By: FOWLER, H. Ramsey; AARON, Jane E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harpercollins: 1997

Edition: Fifth Edition

Stock No.: 72039

ISBN: 067352132x

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Helpful stylebook for the writer in good copy. With prev owner's inked info on title page; otherwise clean, bright interior. In pictorial covers with bumped corners. No DJ. ; 1.6 x 8.2 x 5.5 Inches; 822 pages View more info

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Social Problems: A Situational-Value Approach

By: KANE, John J.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1963

Stock No.: 78953

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Stated second printing. A look at various social problem areas; with a few diagrams and an index. --- In full textured green paper-covered boards. --- Clean, bright, firm copy but with inked signature & five phone numbers on front paste-down; and a few inkings here and there. Lacks a dust jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xv, 428 pages View more info

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Administrative Behavior and Police Organization, Being a Volume of the Criminal Justice Text Series

By: MUNRO, Jim L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio U. S. A., The W. H. Anderson Company: 1974

Edition: Second Printing

Stock No.: 72040

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Analysis of crime and its control are presented in this policing text. With bookseller rubberstampings front free endpaper. Interior clean & unmarked. DJ has lightly chipped edges, otherwise undamaged. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Ivanhoe, Abridged; with passages from Two Years Before the Mast, and from The Call of the Wild (The Prose and Poetry Individualized Program)

By: SCOTT, Sir Walter; DANA, Richard Henry; LONDON, Jack

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Syracuse, The L. W. Singer Company: 1942

Stock No.: 82503

Condition: Very Good


An abridged version of Sir Walter Scott's classic historical novel is offered, along with brief passages from Dana's "Two Years Before the Mast" and London's "The Call of the Wild". Likely produced as a educator's aid in teaching these three works, they all include further information and topics for discussion following the text. An entry in publisher's series: The Prose and Poetry Individualized Program. --- In dark red/terra cotta covers with image of knight and castle to cover. --- A very nice copy: sturdy and tightly-bound, though with some binder's glue bleed-through to en... View more info

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Reading Castaneda A Prologue to the Social Sciences

By: SILVERMAN, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1975

Stock No.: 73960

ISBN: 0710081464

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Social scientist uses the sometimes unintelligible writings of Carlos Castenada to aid the student in learning the core tenets of sociology. In yellow paper covers; a clean, bright and firm copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 111 pages View more info

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Sachworterbuch Der Literatur

By: Wilpert, Gero von

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Germany, Kroner: 1969

Edition: Fifth Printing

Stock No.: 72507

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


German language dictionary of literature; in an excellent copy. In full light blue cloth covers; interior clean & unmarked. Just jacket yellowed at edges and with chips & sm tears along upper edge; otherwise intact. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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McGuffey's Sixth Eclectic Reader Revised Edition (Eclectic Educational Series)

By: [McGUFFEY, William Holmes], editor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, American Book Company: 1907

Stock No.: 75645

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A decent copy of the 1907 version of the Fifth Reader. In quarter leather and brown cloth-covered boards. Dotted here and there w/illustrations. The book has lost its back, and most of the leather has flaked away; yet the volume is firm and intact. Interior pages in nice shape. Previous owner's signature on front free endpaper. --- Rising to widespread popularity as a commonly-found textbook in the 19th century, the McGuffey's Readers were the vehicle by which millions of American children learned to read. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 464 pages View more info

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McGuffey's Fourth Eclectic Reader Revised Edition (Eclectic Educational Series)

By: [McGUFFEY, William Holmes], editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, American Book Company: 1896

Stock No.: 75646

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


A fragile, worn copy of the 1896 version of the Fourth Reader. In quarter leather and brown paper-covered boards. Dotted here and there w/illustrations. The book has lost its back, and most of the leather has flaked away; the front cover is very loose and nearly detached. Interior pages yellowed, but clean and readable. Previous owner's signature & date on front free endpaper. --- Rising to widespread popularity as a commonly-found textbook in the 19th century, the McGuffey's Readers were the vehicle by which millions of American children learned to read. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 256 pa... View more info