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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... View more info

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Explorers and Founders of America

By: FOOTE, Anna Elizabeth; SKINNER, Avery Warner

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, American Book Company: 1907

Stock No.: 82354

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


An early twentieth-century schoolbook, detailing the exploration and founding of the United States. A former school library-owned copy. With numerous maps and black & white illustrations, one of which is a frontis portrait of Benjamin Franklin. --- In full navy linen-finish cloth-covered boards. --- With no shortage of tape-repaired tears to leaves, a few interior inkings and wear to edges of cover cloth, library rubberstamping and pocket, else a sound copy.; Ex-Library;... 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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Ahn's French Primer

By: HENN, Dr P.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, E. Steiger Co.: [ca.1900]

Stock No.: 78556

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Slender but comprehensive, undated turn-of-the-20th Century French primer. With basic words and simple phrases, interspersed with English translations. --- In olive paper-covered boards backed in brown cloth. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With prior owner's penciled notations at endpapers, else a firm, clean copy.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 53 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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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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Applied Mechanics

By: WEAVER, Frederic N.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Ronald Press Company: 1938

Stock No.: 79207

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Stated second printing, 1938. An introduction to the basic concepts of applied mechanics, or ". . .the science of motion." With drawings and formulae throughout. --- In blue cloth-covered boards. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Covers are somewhat loose, cover edges with some wear, and with prior owner's penciled signature on front free endpaper; otherwise a sound copy. (Scarce in this edition.); 8vo 8" - 9" tall; x, 322 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 o... 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 McGu... View more info