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Report Upon the Commercial Relations of the United States with Foreign Countries for the Year 1879, Volume II

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1880

Seller ID: 004391


Table of Contents: Europe: Sweden and Norway, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Great Britain and Ireland, France, Switzerland, Spain, Gibraltar, Portugal, Italy, Malta, Austria-Hungary, Greece, Romania, Russia; and Polynesia: Hawaiian Islands, Society Islands. 875 pp. including Index. Numerous tables for each country showing Imports and Exports. Brown cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Spine reads: Supplement to Commercial Relations 1879. Small tear at spi... View more info

Scribner's Magazine, Vol. II, July-December

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribners Sons: 1887

Seller ID: 004746


Six months bound into one volume. Lacks the advertisements and individual covers. Numerous articles by famous authors: "Camping and Hunting in the Shoshone" by W.S. Rainsford, with photographs; "Caverns and Cavern Life" by N.S. Shaler with illustrations and "The Instability of the Atmosphere" by Shaler with illustrations and diagrams by the author; "The Modern Nile" by Edward L. Wilson, with photos by the author; "Bucolic Dialect of th... View more info

Miscellaneous Essays

By: Alison, Archibald

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Cary & Hart: 1845

Edition: Reprinted

Seller ID: 004410


Reprinted from the English Originals, with the Author's corrections for this edition. Contents include: Chateaubriand; Napoleon; Bossuet; Poland; Madame De Stael; Marshal Ney; Robert Bruce; Paris in 1814; The Louvre in 1814; Tyrol; France in 1833; Italy; Military Treason and Civic Soldiers; Arnold's Rome; French Revolution of 1830; Desertion of Portugal; Karamsin's Russia; The Spanish Revolution of 1820 and others. Total of 34 articles. 390 pp. Salmon color covers with s... View more info

THE RESULTS OF THE TEMPERATURE DURING FLOWER-FORMATION FOR THE WHOLE HYACINTH. First Part

By: Blaauw, A.H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Koninklijke Akademie Van Wetenschappen: 1924

Seller ID: 003092


Laboratory for Plant-Physiological Research, Wageningen, Hollard No. 10. 66 pp. Large fold-out with 18 illustrations. Total of 42 illustrations and 20 Tables. ex.-mus stamp on front cover. mildly soiled. one small dot water mark, doesn't go through. Missing small piece at spine top. Otherwise covers are VG-. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info

GEOGRAPHICAL GUIDE TO FLORAS OF THE WORLD, PART II WESTERN EUROPE

By: Blake, S. F

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, U. S. Department Of Agriculture: 1961

Seller ID: 003071


An annotated list with special reference to useful plants and common plant names. Miscellaneous Publication No. 797, 742 pp. Slight soiling to covers, otherwise VG+. ex-mus. stamp on front endpaper, title p. and several top margin pages. Not in text. Interior otherwise is VG+ to Near Fine View more info

LITTLE PHILIPPE OF BELGIUM

By: Brandeis, Madeline

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, A. Flanagan Company: 1930

Seller ID: 005110


189 pp. Covers show mild wear. Corners and edges are scuffed and boards exposed. Covers in Good condition. Book in Very Good condition and is tight, clean. View more info

THE RING AND THE BOOK

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1949

Seller ID: 005245


"A lover of poetry who desired to make acquaintance with Browning's work once inquired of him which poem he should read first, and straightway came the reply - 'The Ring and the Book, of course.'" With an introduction by Edward Dowden. Illustrated with engravings by Carl Schultheiss. 690 pp. Covers in Very Good condition with some rubbing to the spine edges. Slipcase in Good condition with boards exposed along edges and corners, and small tear along bottom o... View more info

LAJLA: A TALE OF FINMARK

By: Friis, Prof. J. A. And Ingerid Markhus (Translator)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005174


"Away in the north of Finmark* and far in the interior is the small village of Karasjok, which takes its name from the river upon whose banks it lies, Karasjok in the Lappish tongue signifying "the rapid river." *Finmark is the most northerly district of Norway, inhabited by Lapps, whom the Norwegians call Finns." 281 pp. Decorative brown cloth cover and spine. Front cover has light brown stain and rubbing to image. Corners are bumped, edges are rubb... View more info

LIFE OF MICHAEL ANGELO: VOLUME I AND II

By: Grimm, Herman

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown and Co.: 1901

Seller ID: 005257


Translated by Fanny Elizabeth Bvnnett. New Edition with additions Illustrated with photogravure plates from works of art. Both volumes have maroon cloth covers with gold gilt lettering and decorative on the front cover and spine. Gold top edges. Volume I: 558 pp. with appendix. Corners bumped and edges rubbed on cover. Top and bottom of spine is worn. Front hinge is broken. One plate has been removed from the interior. Previous owner's name inscribed on front en... View more info

INTRODUCTION TO THE LITERATURE OF EUROPE IN THE FIFTEENTH, SIXTEENTH, AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES. 3 Volumes

By: Hallam, Henry

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1843

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 004974


The volumes cover: Literature of Europe from the Middle Ages to 1700; History of Theological Literature in Europe from 1520 to 1700; History of Speculative, Moral, and Political Philosophy, and of Jurisprudence, in Europe, from 1520 to 1700; History of the Literature of Taste in Europe from 1520 to 1550; Scientific and Miscellaneous Literature of Europe from 1520 to 1550; History of Poetry from 1550 to 1700; History of Dramatic Literature from 1550 to 1700; History of Po... View more info

TOBACCO TRADE WITH EUROPE

By: House of Representatives

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1848

Seller ID: 003744


Thirtieth Congress-First Session. Report No. 810. "...the best service they could, at this time, render to the tabacco planters of the United States would be to place before the House...and before the tobacco planters, a summary of what has already been done by Congress...on the subject of the high rates of duty and restrictions imposed by foreign governmentrs upon American tobacco..." 74 pp. Tables showing each European country with the duty levied or restrictio... View more info

CHRONICLE OF THE CONQUEST OF GRANADA

By: Irving, Washington

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, David McKay: 1894

Seller ID: 002289


Author's revised edition. red cloth cover with gilt lettering and moorish design. gilt along top edge. spine sunned/soiled. Back cover's cream cloth mildly soiled. Bookplate on free endp. with owner's name and date: 1934. Otherwise interior is clean, tight and VG+. top edge gilt. decorative covers with gilt. View more info

THE OTHER SIDE: A BOOK OF TRAVELS

By: Jones, Margaret Patterson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Des Moines, IA, The Kenyon Printing & Manufacturing Co.: 1903

Seller ID: 005561


Description of early travels throughout Europe. Introduction by Mattie Locke-Macomber. 154 pp. Tan pictorial cover with image of suitcases and cruise ship on front. Cover is mildly dirty, corners are bumped and spine edges are bent from bookshelf wear. Brown top page edge. Some areas of exposure on front hinge, but still intact. May be ex. lib. as there are some identification numbers on front inside cover and freepaper, but no library stamp anywhere on the book. ... View more info

Mammals. An Outline of Theriology

By: Kowalski, Kasimierz

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Warsaw, Poland, Smithsonian Belgrade: 1976

Seller ID: 000188


Translated from Polish for the Smithsonian and NSF by Panstwowe Wydwnictwo Naukowe, 617pp. "Owing to the fact that the author's personal interests include fossils as well as living mammals, he has tried to view the problems under discussion as much as possible from an evolutionary and historical perspective and has accordingly given equal emphasis to fossils and present-day mammals. From this point of view the book can claim to be original..." The term "ther... View more info

Fishes of the Sea: The Coastal Waters of the British Isles, Northern Europe and the Mediterranean

By: Lythgoe, John and Gillian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Anchor Press/Doubleday: 1975

Seller ID: 003349


320 pages with index. bottom page edge, speckled with red dots? reminder copy? otherwise Book is Near Fine.DJ is VG+. View more info

A CONTRIBUTION TO THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE FLORA OF THE WESTERN JULIAN ALPS

By: Mayer, E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Belgrade, NOLIT Publishing House: 1963

Seller ID: 003082


Translated from Slovenian. Published for the Smithsonian Institution and the National Science Foundation. ex-mus. stamp on front cover. very lightly soiled otherwise VG+. Interior is tight, clean and Near Fine. View more info

THE RANGE EXPANSION OF ANIMALS AND ITS CAUSES (as Demonstrated By 28 Presently Spreading Species from Europe)

By: Nowak, Eugeniusz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Warsaw, Poland, Foreign Scientific Publications Department of the National Center for Scientific, Technical and Economic Information: 1975

Seller ID: 000469


Translated from Polish. Published for the Smithsonian and National Science Foundation.. 164pp. Literature cited. Stiff colored wraps. View more info

HUNGARIAN-AMERICAN HISTORICAL CONNECTIONS, From Pre-Columbian times to the end of the American Civil War.

By: Pivany, Eugene

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Budapest, Royal Hungarian University Press,: 1927

Seller ID: 004833


A treatise read (in part) on the occasion of assuming his seat as a foreign member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, October 4, 1926. (Translated from the Hungarian). " ...the connection of Hungarians with America reachs back, not only to the colonial period of the present United States, but even to pre-Columbian times. Hungarian missionaries, Hungarian pioneers and Hungarian scientists have, at the risk of their lives, taken part in conquering the American wilde... View more info

The Trial and Death of Socrates (in slipcase)

By: Plato

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Heritage Press: 1963

Seller ID: 002596


translated out of the Greek with Introductory Analyses by Benjamin Jowett, Book has slight brownish stain on front/back endpapers-bottom edge 3/4"x1/2". Otherwise the book is Fine. Tight, clean. Laid in THE HERITAGE CLUB SANDGLASS. Number II:28, a review on this book. Slipcase's top and bottom edge torn but still intact. View more info

Through Europe in a Motor Car

By: Reid, Herbert J. A.

Price: $130.00

Publisher: London, The International AutoTravel Company:

Seller ID: 003440


No date. Circa 1914 as previous owner's name on front free endpaper with "1914" and dates in text of 1913. Author was Managing Director of the International Autotravel Company. "To the 1,257 clients who have during the past five years motored in the British Isles and on the Continent of Europe in cars hired from the International Autotravel Company we dedicate...the sixth edition of this modest handbook." 158 pp. Filled with full page illustrated advertis... View more info