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SCIENCE, May 1, 1885. Volume V. No. 117

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003166

Condition: Good


Articles include: " The Russian base of operations against India" by Gardiner G. Hubbard with full page map and laid in foldout map, 25"x25", of "Central Asia on the basis of the Surveys made by British and Russian Officers up to 1881"; "Roads from India to Central Asia"; and "The Races of Central Asia" by Edward Channing (in1926 won the Pulitzer Prize for History); " Hauling a Steamer Through Africa" with an illustratio... View more info

THE STORY OF FOOTBALL (Uncorrected Bound Galleys)

By: Anderson, Dave

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1985

Seller ID: 004995

ISBN: 0-688-05634-2

Condition: Very Good+


"This is the perfect book for football fans of all ages, whether they are new to the game or avid followers..." The uncorrected bound galleys Plus Dust Jacket for hardbound book. (DJ too big for paperback). Foreword by O.J. Simpson. 145 pp. Paperback is VG+ to Near Fine. Glossy DJ folded in half vertically. DJ is Near Fine. Dave Anderson is a Pulitzer Prize-winning sportswriter. View more info

Journey, a Novel

By: Michener, James A.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., Random House Inc: 1989

Seller ID: 001619

ISBN: 0-394-57826-0

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with stamps, torn barcode, and other markings. DJ protected in mylar. Cocked spine. Book and DJ in Good condition. View more info

S. S. GLENCAIRN: FOUR PLAYS OF THE SEA

By: O'Neill, Eugene

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Cornelius Publishers: 1966

Seller ID: 001668

Condition: Good+


Plays include: The Moon of the Caribbees, Bound East for Cardiff, In the Zone, and The Long Voyage Home. 87 pp. Blue stiff paper covers with wear and rubbing to corners and edges, yellow ink (?) on front cover, creases to joints from use. Interior clean. View more info

Southern Miscellanies

By: Preston, Robert L.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Leesburg, VA, Privately Printed: 1919

Seller ID: 001596

Condition: Very Good


Printed privately for the author, Robert L. Preston, Leesburg, VA. February 1919. No. 2. Articles include "A Retrospect" on Colonel Henry Watterson; Prefatory Remarks (an article that appeared in the COURIER-JOURNAL, Louisville, KY on Sept. 9, 1917; To Col. Henry Watterson-an interview with the Washington Post; Armament or Disarmament and A Letter to Mr. Balfour, Head of the British War-Mission to the United States, by Robert L. Preston. 39 pp. Paper wraps. Stap... View more info

New Method for Determining Compressibility

By: Richards, Theodore William, & Wilfred Newsome Stull.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Carnegie Institution: 1903

Seller ID: 001744

Condition: Good


With Application to Bromine, Iodine, Chloroform, Bromoform, Carbon Tetrachloride, Phosphorus and Water. "It has been suggested recently that since the volume of a solid or liquid must be determined in part by the internal pressures to which it is subjected by chemical affinity and cohesion, the compressibilities of substances are probably data of important chemical significance. In attempting to interpret this significance, the enquirer at once faces the fact that fe... View more info

THE LAY OF THE CID

By: Rose, R. Selden and Leonard Bacon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1918

Seller ID: 003960

Condition: Good+


Semicentennial Publications of the University of California 1868-1918. Translated into English Verse. The Lay of the Cid is a translation of the Cantar del mio Cid, a poem written in the mid-twelfth century about the Castilian Hero, Rodrigo Diaz de Bivar, and relating events from his exile from Castile in 1081 until shortly before his death in 1099. One of Leonard Bacon's early translation. He taught at University of California until 1923, and devoted the rest of his li... View more info

THERE SHALL BE NO NIGHT

By: Sherwood, Robert E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1941

Seller ID: 002390

Condition: Good


Awarded the Pulitzer Prize for 1941. 178 pp. Ex-lib. markings: identification numbers on spine, library bookplate on front inside cover, discard notice on back inside cover. Cocked spine. Wear to cover, bumped and rubbed corners and edges, rubbed joints, bent spine ends. Interior clean. View more info

COUPLES

By: Updike, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf 1968 New York: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002207

Condition: Good+ to Very Good-


"Updike's fifth novel concerns the interactions of ten couples in an out-of-the-way New England community called Tarbox. The circle of acquaintance is felt as a magic circle, with ritual games, religious substitutions, a priest, and a scapegoat." The story takes place over a period of a year- spring to spring. 458pp. Blue cloth. Spine faded. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info

THE IDES OF MARCH

By: Wilder, Thornton

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1948

Seller ID: 002389

Condition: Very Good


spine slightly dull, otherwise VG+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info

THE BRIDGE OF SAN LUIS REY

By: Wilder, Thornton

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1928

Edition: Eleventh Printing

Seller ID: 002536

Condition: Good to Good+


owner's name & address stamped on half title p. otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. spine faded. Won Pulitzer Prize for 1928 for this book. View more info

THE IDES OF MARCH

By: Wilder, Thornton

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005803

Condition: Very Good -


246 pages. First Edition M-W. Red cloth covers with missing DJ. Cover corners and edges are lightly rubbed. Spine is faded from sun exposure, spine tips are bent, small pin hole on bottom and silver lettering is worn. White line on front cover and black spot on back. Cocked spine. Bubbling to paper on front inside cover. Date written in blue ink on back inside cover. Interior is tight and clean. Book in VG- condition. View more info

THE CAINE MUTINY

By: Wouk, Herman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc: 1951

Seller ID: 001751

Condition: Very Good


A Novel of World War II. Wouk won Pulitzer Prize in 1952 for this book. 494 pp. Missing DJ. Cover corners are lightly rubbed, spine ends are bent. Back hinge loose. Interior clean. View more info