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Image for Western Frontier Stories Retold from St. Nicholas

Western Frontier Stories Retold from St. Nicholas

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York City, The Century Company: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5577

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Boards lightly stained, edged scuffed, fore edges soiled. Interior clean and tight. ; This is one of a series of 6 books of "Geographical Stories retold from St. Nicholas Magazine. " Writers include Joaquin Miller and Maurice Thompson. View more info

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New Testament

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.D.

Seller ID: 13358

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


This probably was at one time an attractive volume. Now the back cover is detached, the corners are bumped and worn, part of the spine is worn off and there is a large area on the back where the surface is worn off. Gilt title and gilt fore dges are still bright. Interior is bright and clean and the tpye is large. There is no publishing information at all. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 461 pages; This is an interesting association copy. The name David Watkinson, Hartford, July 14, 1857, Second Vol. Is on the title page. It appears to have been owned by the Watkinson family, originally of Lavenh... View more info

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The Wizard, November 19, 1949

By: Various

Price: $10.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14994

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 casually racist storylines show just how pervasive racist attitudes were in post-WWII England. ; Color and B&W Illustrations; 4to 1... View more info

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The Wizard, July 22, 1950

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, D. C. Thomson & Co. and John Leng & Co., Ltd.: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14993

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 casually racist storylines show just how pervasive racist attitudes were in post-WWII England. ; Color and B&W Illustrations; 4to 1... View more info

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Tuff Shit Comics

By: Various

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Print Mint: 1972

Edition: Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 11706


I am not a comics dealer, so read my description and look at the scan when considering the grade. Overall, light wear and some exterior toning along edges. Old dampstain on bottom left corner that shows up only on inside of front cover. Interior has light, even toning. Book is square and securely bound. ; Cover Art; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Comic was issued to help Heroin Emergency Life Project, A Methadone and Help Program for Street Addicts -- a reminder that the Age of underground Comics was not all fun and Games. One story is by R. Crumb. Adults Only. View more info

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The Guardian: Independent Radical Newsweekly, November 8, 1969

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Weekly Guardian Associates, Inc.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15024

Condition: Very Good


Radical, nationally-distributed, newsprint tabloid with light wear (with ashort tear along the front horizontal fold line) and typical aging of newsprint. Lead article on freedom by Tom Hayden with a full page article on Bobby Seale including a short letter from Seale. Much national and international news. This paper had started during the late 1940's as an outgrowth of the Progressive Party. By the time of this issue it was moving toward a new Maoist orientation. Interesting reminder of another time. ; Vol. 22, No. 6; B&W Illustrations; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 16 pages View more info

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Punch, or the London Charivari, 1902

By: Various

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Punch: 1902

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13510

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Quarterbound maroon leather with red pebbled cloth over boards. Marbled foredges. Some edge, corner and surface wear. Slight odor from storage. The volume is square and the binding is secure. Some interior toning but the pages are, for the most, part quite bright. ; Vols. 122 and 123; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 504, 463 pages; Punch was a British humor and satire magazine that began publication in 1841. This is a bound copy of the complete1902 edition, which is divided into two sections/volumes, each with separate pagination. . According to Wikipedia, Punch "was subtitled The... View more info

Image for The Wizard, December 17, 1949

The Wizard, December 17, 1949

By: Various

Price: $15.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14990

Condition: Very Good


Newsprint with full color cartoon on front. The magazine has some edge and corner wear and expected age-toning of newsprint with some damage along spine. 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 casually racist storylines show just how pervasive racist attitudes were in post-WWII England. ; Color ... View more info

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Compendium of the Enumeration of the Inhabitants and Statistics of the United States As Obtained At the Department of State, from the Returns of the Sixth Census

By: Various

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Thomas Allen: 1841

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13429

Condition: Good+


Originally full leather though most of the surface of the leather on the covers has scuffed off. Edge and corner wear. Spine retains most of leather and gilt title. Book is square and binding secure though there is some minor starting. Some interior foxing and toning. ; Charts; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 379 pages; Report from 1840 Census with synopses of earlier censuses. View more info

Image for The Southern Workman,  February 1917

The Southern Workman, February 1917

By: Various

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hampton, VA, The Hampton Institute: 1917

Seller ID: 16561

Condition: Very Good


Stapled grayish green wraps with darker green titles and border. Some edge and corner wear with minor loss at spine ends. What look to be call numbers on upper left front corner, but no other library marks. Square and securely bound, solid copy. Publication from the Hampton Institute. Articles on the Tuskegee Conference, Ancient Peruvian Handicraft, the Idol of Black Creek and many more.; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 67-128 pages View more info

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The Southern Workman, July 1922

By: Various

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hampton, VA, The Hampton Institute: 1922

Seller ID: 16562

Condition: Very Good


Stapled grayish green wraps with darker green titles and border. Some edge and corner wear with creases on top right corner and one short closed tear on top edge. Square and securely bound, solid copy. Publication from the Hampton Institute. Articles on the Dedication of the Lincoln Memorial, Gandhi, Negro Hymns and many more.; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 303-348 pages View more info

Richard Brevard Russell, Late a Senator from Georgia : Memorial Tributes Delivered in Congress

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1971

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14183

Condition: Near Fine


Book is about fine with only very minor shelf wear and aging. Compilation of tributes to Richard Russell of Georgia at the time of his death, both from Congressmen and newspapers. First Edition. First Printing. ; B&W Frontispiece ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 210 pages View more info

Richard Brevard Russell, Late a Senator from Georgia : Memorial Tributes Delivered in Congress

By: Various

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1971

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14201

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Frontispiece ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 210 pages View more info

Punch, or the London Charivari, December 1, 1915

By: Various

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Punch: 1915

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14242

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Spine is slit lower 2/3, pulled frpm staples. Interior VG, minor toning. Features an article on doubling your private income. Many of the ads are for supplies for the military and suggestions for gifts for soldiers in WWI. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 19 + ads pages; Punch was a British humor and satire magazine that began publication in 1841. This is a bound copy of the complete1887 edition, which is divided into two sections/volumes, each with separate pagination. According to Wikipedia, Punch "was subtitled The London Charivari, as a reference to a satirical... View more info

Punch or the London Charivari, July - December 1884 Vol. 87

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Punch: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14439

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Quarterbound brown leather with tan cloth over boards. Some edge corner and surface wear with boards showing at corners and occasionally along the edges. Front hinge has been re-glued at some time. Book is square and binding is secure. Some interior toning but the pages are, for the most, part quite nice. Punch was a British humor and satire magazine that began publication in 1841. This is a bound copy of the 1884 edition with an Almanack for 1884. According to Wikipedia, "initially it was subtitled The London Charivari, this being a reference to a satirical humour magazine published in F... View more info

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The North Carolina Forestry Association Report of Seventh Annual Convention

By: Various

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina Forestry Association: 1917

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14762

Condition: Very Good


Stapled tan wraps with black titles. Light general wear and aging with an old, light dampstain on the upper left corner of several of the last few pages, not affecting text. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages View more info

Image for The Beats Go On Beats and Blues Survivors, American Literature and Music of the 1950's and 1960"s

The Beats Go On Beats and Blues Survivors, American Literature and Music of the 1950's and 1960"s

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berlin, Amerika Haus: 1985

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 16252

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


The manuscript is typescript, with a glued spine edge that is partly separated, in a black cardstock portfolion that shows some wear to the corners and edges. It contains information from an exhibiton and seminar held in February and March 1985 at the Amerika Haus in Berlin,. The text is partly in German and partly in English, with B&W photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 71 pages View more info

Image for The Southern Workman,  March 1917

The Southern Workman, March 1917

By: Various

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hampton, VA, The Hampton Institute: 1917

Seller ID: 16563

Condition: Very Good


Stapled grayish green wraps with darker green titles and border. Some edge and corner wear with minor loss at spine ends. What look to be call numbers on upper left front corner, but no other library marks. Square and securely bound, solid copy. Publication from the Hampton Institute. Articles on the The Indian as Citizen, The Buy-A-Book Movement, Virginia's Negro Teachers and many more.; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 131-192 pages View more info