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Image for The Juvenile Review; Or, Moral and Critical Observations on Childrens' Books; Intended As a Guide to Parents and Teachers, in Their Choice of Books of Instruction and Amusement, 2 Parts

The Juvenile Review; Or, Moral and Critical Observations on Childrens' Books; Intended As a Guide to Parents and Teachers, in Their Choice of Books of Instruction and Amusement, 2 Parts

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Toronto Public Library: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13674

Condition: Near Fine


Dull red wraps with black title on white rectangle. Book is unread and in fine condition except for minor wear at corners. Spine is neither cracked nor creased, . Square and securely bound. Attractive copy. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 68, 100+ pages; 1982 reprint, two volumes in one, of the this early 19th century periodical on children's literature. This reprint was limited to 1500 copies. View more info

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The Atlantic Monthly, July, 1867 - December, 1867

By: Various

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor & Fields: 1867

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13631

Condition: Good


Binding is quarterbound leather with brown marbled paper. Much wear and aging including much interior toning and an old dampstain that affects the bottom and top outer corners, but not text, of interior pages. The volume is square and securely bound. Good to good minus condition. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 764 pages; Bound Volume XX of the Atlantic Monthly with issues from July to December of 1867. My interest in this volume has been primarily an article entitled Stephen... View more info

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Sing Out! 10-Year Index of Songs

By: Various

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Sing Out, Incorporated: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11205

Condition: Near Fine


Small brochure has only very light wear and aging. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 4 pages; This is a ten-year index to the songs that were published in the most influential folk-era magazine, Sing Out! Great resouce for songs that were published and songs that were current in the folk repertoire of the day. View more info

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Tulane Drama Review

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Orleans, Tulane Drama Review: 1964

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 10703

Condition: Near Fine


One bump at bottom of spine, otherwise this copy is about new. The spine is neither creased nor cracked; magazine appears unread. There is general aging, but it's hard to imagine a much better copy. ; #4 Summer 1964; Vol. 8; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 252 pages; Issue devoted to Christopher Marlowe, his plays and performance. View more info

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Western Frontier Stories Retold from St. Nicholas

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1907

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10384

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Tan covers with black titles and pictorial decoration. Light edge, corner and surface wear, but book is square and securely bound. Colors in picture are not faded. Spine slightly sunned. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 198 pages; Stories by famous writers on the Old West, aimed at young audience. View more info

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Giant Songbook A Special Edition of over 100 Songs

By: Various

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Winona, Hal Leonard Publishing Corp.: 1975

Seller ID: 10409

Condition: Very Good+


Blue, pictorial covers with orange lettering. Light, general wear with no significant problems, ; Yamaha Music Library; Vol. 7; Musical Notation; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 207 pages; This a kind of chord-book, fake-book with over 100 songs. It is useful for professionsal musicians and for thse who have learned to read treble clef melody and chord behind It. View more info

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The Atlantic Monthly, June, 1867

By: Various

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Ticknor and Fields: 1867

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13539

Condition: Good+


Tan wraps with black titles. Edge and corner wear with minor tears and chipping. Some expected toning. Ad in front for Great American Tea Company is partially torn away as are two ad pages in back. No problems with other interior pages. ; Vol. XIX, No. CXVI; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 641-764 pages; This issue of the Atlantic is of special interest because of an article entitled "Negro Spirituals," which includes numerous lyrics. Early, post Civil War acco... View more info

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The Quarterly Review

By: Various

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1828

Seller ID: 10948


Quarterbound leather with brown marblized paper. Some corner and edge wear with small scuffs. Otherwise book is square and binding secure. G+ to VG-. Very nice copy. ; January & March, 1828; Vol. 37; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 568 pages; Many articles on current concerns. One is on Lord BYron and his Contemporaries by Leigh Hunt. Another is by a surgeon who spent two years in New South Wales. View more info

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The Wizard, December 24, 1949

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, D. C. Thomson & Co. and John Leng & Co., Ltd.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14991

Condition: Very Good


Newsprint with full color cartoon on front. The magazine has some edge and corner wear and expected age-toning of newsprint. Each issue features stories of interest mainly to teenage boys -- American cowboy stories, British mysteries. The feature of interest is the cover cartoon which is in full color and has racist images of blacks; two continuing white characters provide what was intended to be comic commentary. The stereotypical images of blacks along with the casuall... View more info

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The Penny Magazine -- 1843 : of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

By: Various

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Charles Knight & Co.: 1843

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11142

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Quarterbound red leather with red, marbled paper over boards. Gilt titles and bands on spine. Some edge corner and surface wear especially light scuffing on the paper. Book is square and binding is secure. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 508 pages; Years run of The Penny Magazine, a general interest publication, which printed articles on a wide variety of subjects. Many illustrations. Larger book may requ ire extra postage. If you have questions a... View more info

Image for The American Minstrel : Being a Choice Collection of Original and Popular Songs, Glees, Duetts, Choruses, Etc.

The American Minstrel : Being a Choice Collection of Original and Popular Songs, Glees, Duetts, Choruses, Etc.

By: Various

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry F. Anners: 1844

Edition: New and Revised Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11145

Condition: with no dust jacket


Tan cloth over boards with gilt eagle decoration on front and gilt titles and decoration on spine. Book has light wear and aging with light bumps on corners. Former owner's name of ffep, dated 1846. One page is partially loose but binding is secure, no parting or tears, and book is square. It grades in the G+ to VG- range. ; Some Musical Notation and B&W Frontispiece; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 318 pages; Collection of early American songs. Some musical notation in the ... View more info

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The Pictorial History of England Being a History of the People as well as a History of the Kingdom

By: Various

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, R. and R. Chambers: 1856

Edition: New, Revised and Extended; First Printing

Seller ID: 11148

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Quarterbound brown leather with brown, penbbled leather over boards. Gilt titles on spine. Beautiful, brown marbled endpapers. Some edge, corner and surface wear, but overall a solid and attractive copy. ; B&W Wood Engravings; Maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 914 pages; Volume 3 only. View more info

Image for Work -- 1891-92 :An Illustrated Magazine of Practice and Theory for All Workmen, Professional and Amateur

Work -- 1891-92 :An Illustrated Magazine of Practice and Theory for All Workmen, Professional and Amateur

By: Various

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Work Magazine: 1891-92

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11149

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Quarterbound very deep brown leather with very dark green pebbled covers over boards. Titles and decorative bands in gilt on spine. Some edge, corner and surface wear including an old dampstains along part of the top front edge and front foredge that is barely visible but does affect a few interior pages in margins slightly. Book is square and binding secure. ; Nos. 105 - 156; B&W Illustrations and Designs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 830 pages; This one year volume of ... View more info

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The Smart Set A Magazine of Cleverness

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Ess Ess Publishing Company: 1909

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11166

Condition: Good


See scan. Pictorial gray wraps with red titles have much wear especially upper left. Spine has some damage but is mostly intact, and journal is square with a secure binding. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 160 + ads pages; Includes H. L. Mencken's review of the best books of the year through this July issue. He pans bestsellers. Mencken's article is the most significant work in this issue, though there is a full novel, Therese by Helen Talbot Kummer. View more info

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Goldovsky Opera Theater :The Barber of Seville

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Dunetz and Lovett, Publishers: 1963

Seller ID: 11184

Condition: Very Good+


Large program has only light wear and aging. ; Sepia-Tinted Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 12 pages; I dated this program from an ad on the last page. The libretto for The Barber of Seville is included in the program along with photographs of the principals and a history of the company and its founder, Boris Goldovsky. The Goldovsky Opera Theater was based in Boston. View more info

The Holy Bible Ezekial - Revelation

By: Various

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Limited: 1892

Seller ID: 11193


Black quarterbound leather with pebbled cloth or leather over boards along with gilt titles and decorated banding on spine. Some edge, corner and surface wear but still square and securely bound. Very attractive marbled endpapers. Interior pages have light age toning. G+ to VG-. ; Vol. 2; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 323 pages; Volume 2 only, with full-page illustrations by Dore. I do not know why, but this volume begins in the middle of Chaper V of Ez... View more info

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Don Mcneill's Breakfast Club Yearbook

By: Various

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Don McNeill Enterprises: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11217

Condition: Very Good


Spiral bound with deep brown flexible boards wraps and white titles. Diagonal crease on lower right corner and light wear otherwise. Interior is excellent. Other than crease this booklet is close to near fine. ; B&W Photographs; Oblong 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 48 pages; Yearbook for the Regis and Kelly of the early 1950's. View more info

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The Harvard Forest Models

By: Various

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Petersham, The President and Fellows of Harvard: 1941

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11238

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Red cloth over boards with gilt titles. Some edge corner and surface wear with interior toning especially on endpapers. Square and securely bound. Light odor from storage in a nursery. ; B&W Photography; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 48 pages; Harvard's study of forestry. View more info

Image for What They Said in 1982 : The Yearbook of World Opinion

What They Said in 1982 : The Yearbook of World Opinion

By: Various

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Beverley Hills, Monitor Book Company, Inc.: 1983

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11303

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Book is withdrawn from a library and has usual markings but no card catalog pockets and such. Jacket has one small tear on bottom edge. Still an attractive and useful copy. ; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 446 pages View more info

Image for Engineering News Magazine : the Incline Railway At Lookout Mountain

Engineering News Magazine : the Incline Railway At Lookout Mountain

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, 1888

Seller ID: 11324

Condition: Very Good


The section is disbound from the magazine and one page (p. 9) is loose. I do not know how large the entire magazine was. There is light wear to the edges and the paper is lightly toned. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 18 pages; This disbound section contains an article on the Incline on Lookout Mountain. The article covers pages 2-4 of this January 7, 1888 issue. View more info

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Bulletin of Meharry Medical College (Nashville) Alumni Edition : February 1947

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nashville, 1947

Seller ID: 11326

Condition: Good


The bulletin has been folded horizontally, probably for mailing and there is some separation on the fold, especially in the last few pages. Otherwise, there is general light wear and toning. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pages; This bulletin from the historically African-American Meharry Medical College in Nashville seems to have been sent to alumni informing them of upcoming events such as Commencement an reunions, and seeking financial support from the alums. View more info

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Mugwump

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Knoxville, University of Tennessee: 1924

Seller ID: 11328

Condition: Good


Stapled, pictorial wraps with white title. Vertical crease down middle that has flattened some with time. Several names and addresses written on front. Edge and corner wear and some pulling at second staple causing some looseness in bottom half of magazine. ; #3; Vol. 5; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 28 pages; This is the University of Tennessee literary magazine from 1924. Jokes, stories poems, essays and reviews . New book of poetry by Joh Crowe Ransom... View more info

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I H S

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Johnson City, The Missions of St. Francis De Sales: 1908

Seller ID: 11330

Condition: Good


Stapled beige wraps with black titles. Much edge and corner wear especially along top. Spine is slit from top to staple. Age toning in and out but stiil in square condition. This was printed on a cheap , acidic paper; #1; Vol. 4; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; This was a publication of Mission House in Johnson City, apparently Catholic.. View more info

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"Edd's" Autograph Album 1887-1888 Emory and Henry College and Dayton Tennesee

By: Various

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Edd: 1887

Seller ID: 11339

Condition: Very Good


Light scuffing to embossed boards, gilt decorations rubbed. Inside, moire endpapers VG, sewn signatures beginning to pull on a few pages, but overall still stable. Heavy weight paper is lightly toned and foxed. The scans make the foxing look much worse than it is. ; Autograph; Oblong 32mo 4" - 5" tall; This is an interesting little autograph album. Most of the entiries are to "Edd," or "Ed," or even "Eddie." Many are from men in Dayton, Te... View more info

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This Week in the "Land of the Sky"

By: Various

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Asheville, Miller Printing Co.: 1966

Seller ID: 11360

Condition: Very Good-


Stapled, pictorial wraps with white titles on blue background with photo of Looking Glass Rock. Some edge, corner and surface wear and front right corner clipped away. Still square with secure binding. ; Vol. 36, No. 42; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 23 pages View more info