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1.

Annual Report of the Light-House Board of the United States to the Secretary of the Treasury for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1872

Washington: Government Printing Office 1872. First Edition. 85 pages. Publisher's maroon cloth gilt. An ex-library copy, properly withdrawn with bookplates on front pastedown endpaper and embossed stamp on title page. Contains nine plates, one of which is a Woodburytype, the other plates made by the Lichtpause process according to a.... more>
 
Item #26150
Price: $275.00  
2.

A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Health. Designed for Students, Schools, and Popular use. Illustrated with numerous plates.

New York: By the Author at the Anatomical Museum 1847. First Edition. viii, [9]-220, [3] pages. 8vo. Rebound in modern brown cloth with paper spine label. Occasional smudging, foxing. One small marginal hole not affecting text. Plates and figures are irregularly numbered and scattered throughout the volume. Including frontispiece, this... more>
 
Item #26112
Price: $250.00  
3.

The Boys' Book of Camp Fires : Camp Fire Cooking - Stunts Songs Stories

Boston and Chicago: W. A. Wilde Company 1925. 393, [4 - ads] pages. Grey cloth with full cover paste on illustration. Previous owners names and bookstore ticket on the front flyleaf. Photomechanically reproduced plates throughout. Scuffs and minor wear to front illustration. Very Good. Cloth. more>
 
Item #26141
Price: $40.00  
4.

Auguste Chouteau's Journal: Memory, Mythmaking & History in the Heritage of New France

St. Louis: St. Louis Mercantile Library 2010. First Edition. xi, [1], 211 pages. 8 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches. Blue cloth gilt with inset to cover. Plain white with blue printed dust jacket. In cloth slipcase as issued. A crisp clean copy. Nice illustrated section with reproductions of some of... more>
 
Item #26156
Price: $125.00  
5.

Elements of Aviation An Explanation of Flight Principles

New York: The Ronald Press Company (1928). First Edition. x, 193 pages. 8vo. Publisher's blue cloth. Printed blue dust jacket with scratch to rear panel, and chipping to the top edge. Near Fine / Very Good. Cloth.

One of the Ronald Aeronautical Library titles which tries to explain the... more>
 
Item #26131
Price: $50.00  
6.

Riverbank Publications No. 19 Formulae for the Solution of Geometrical Transposition Ciphers

Geneva, Illinois: Riverbank Laboratories 1918. First Edition. 24 pages. 29 cm. One of 200 copies per limitation statement on copyright page. Provided in the originally issued Riverbank Laboratories button and string flapped manila envelope with matching limitation number printed in red upper right corner. Clean copy noting several small spots... more>
 
Item #26118
Price: $250.00  
7.

Riverbank Publications No. 18 Synoptic Tables for the Solution of Ciphers and a Bibliography of Cipher Literature

Geneva, Illinois: Riverbank Laboratories 1918. First Edition. 16 pages plus 9 tables (7 folding) 29 cm. One of 200 copies per limitation statement on copyright page. Provided in the originally issued Riverbank Laboratories button and string flapped manila envelope with matching limitation number printed in red upper right corner. Bumps... more>
 
Item #26119
Price: $185.00  
8.

Riverbank Publications No. 20 Several Machine-Ciphers and Methods for Their Solution. 2nd Impression

Riverbank, Geneva Ill. Riverbank Laboratories Department of Ciphers 1918. Reprint. [2], [1]-58, [28] pages 28.5 cm. Provided in the originally issued Riverbank Laboratories button and string flapped manila envelope with limitation number on outside. Individually numbered limitation of 200 copies (so stated on copyright page). This is the SECOND IMPRESSION... more>
 
Item #26111
Price: $100.00  
9.

Riverbank Publications No. 20 Several Machine-Ciphers and Methods for Their Solution

Riverbank, Geneva Ill. Riverbank Laboratories Department of Ciphers 1918. First Edition. [2], [1]-58, [28] pages 28.5 cm. Provided in the originally issued Riverbank Laboratories button and string flapped manila envelope with limitation number on outside. Individually numbered limitation of 200 copies (so stated on copyright page). Stiff tan publisher's wraps... more>
 
Item #26117
Price: $180.00  
10.

Riverbank Publications No. 21 Methods for the Reconstruction of Primary Alphabets

Riverbank, Geneva Ill. Riverbank Laboratories Department of Ciphers 1918. First Edition. 14, [2-blank] pages. 28.5 cm. Provided in the originally issued Riverbank Laboratories button and string flapped manila envelope with limitation number on outside. Individually numbered limitation of 200 copies (so stated on copyright page). Stiff tan publisher's wraps with... more>
 
Item #26116
Price: $165.00  
11.

Riverbank Publications Synoptic Tables for the Star Cipher

Riverbank, Geneva Ill. Riverbank Laboratories Department of Ciphers 1918. First Thus. [28] pages Oblong 22x28.5 cm. No limitation stated. Stiff brown publisher's wraps with cover titles duplicating title page (as issued). Black cloth spine as issued. Fine. Wraps.

The last 26 pages comprise 'Synoptic Tables for the Star Cipher'... more>
 
Item #26120
Price: $105.00  
12.

The Index of Coincidence and Its Applications in Cryptography : Publication No. 22 WITH L'indice de coïncidence et ses applications en cryptographie Publication No 22 ( Traduction Francaise). (together 2 Volumes, Riverbank Publication)

Paris: Imprimerie-Librairie Militaire Universelle, L. Fournier 1921. First Edition. Publication No 22 (English): 87 pages; WITH Publication No 22 (French): 91 pages. Together 2 volumes. Lacks the rare English and French 8 page appendix inserts. Publisher's stiff tan wrappers with black printed front cover duplicating title page. Hinges reinforced with... more>
 
Item #26121
Price: $1,500.00  
13.

Echoes from the Mystic Side Malden Melrose Everett

Boston, Massachusetts: Educational Publishing Co. 1890. First Edition. 94 pages. Publisher's maroon stiff cloth covered paper boards with gilt lettering. Worn at extremities, front hinge loose, previous owner's name (Franklin J. Hasty) on front flyleaf. Tipped in printed note with apologies from "H. M." (the author) apologizing for mistakes not... more>
 
Item #26066
Price: $40.00  
14.

Forever Peace

Jensen. New York: Ace Books 1997. First Edition. [10], 326 pages. Publisher's two-tone paper boards with printed dj. 8vo. A crisp clean unread copy noting a bit of rubbing to the dj. Boldly SIGNED by Haldeman on the title page. Fine / Fine. Boards.

1998 Hugo Winner, Nebula award for best novel. more>
 
Item #26090
Price: $50.00  
15.

[ Outlines of Astronomy translated into Russian, Volume 2 ONLY ] Ocherki Astronomii [ ]

Moscow: Kratkov and Co 1862. [4], v, 343, [1] pages plus 3 plates. 8vo. Blue cloth. Volume 2 ONLY. "Sir J. Herschel's copy, with Herschel Library stamps on title and half-title pages." Red and gold foil ticket of Dr. Sydney Ross on front pastedown. An uncut, unopened example. Very Good... more>
 
Item #26138
Price: $250.00  
16.

William Hope Hodgson First & Early Editions : A Catalogue of First and Early editions, Points for identification, & several rarities bearing Inscriptions & Correspondence from the Author

Vancouver, British Columbia: The Hard Press 1996. First Edition. 16 leaves, unpaginated. 8vo. Staplebound pamphlet which serves a dual function - as a catalog and as a bibliography for Hodgson. One of 10 numbered copies, this is number 4. The catalog contains 45 numbered items, as well as eleven photographs... more>
 
Item #26096
Price: $300.00  
17.

The Care of the Teeth

New York: D. Appleton and Company 1902. First Edition. ix, 150 pages. Small 8vo. Publisher's green cloth with gilt titles. Bright and clean internally noting a few pencilled paragraph highlights. Overall minor wear to the binding. A nice copy. Very Good. Cloth.

The author was a Professor of Theory... more>
 
Item #26124
Price: $30.00  
18.

The American Woods, Exhibited by actual Specimens and with copius Explanatory Text PART 1 ONLY

Lowville, NY: Romeyn Beck Hough 1910. Third Edition. Originally issued (with the help of Hough's daughter) in 14 volumes, we present here VOLUME ONE ONLY, the THIRD EDITION. This volume is housed in a green cloth slipcase, with an 3 sided inner sleeve and a text description for that volume... more>
 
Item #26093
Price: $350.00  
19.

Buffalo Bill's Big Four or A Dash for Life

New York: Street & Smith Corporation 1908. First Edition. [2], 317, [1] pages. 5 x 7 inches. Stapled, with color printed wrappers. Usual spine creasing, but in excellent condition. Pages browned throughout as normal. Rear cover with minor soiling. Near Fine. Wraps.

The Great Western Library No. 66. The... more>
Buffalo Bill's Big Four or A Dash for Life. Col. Prentiss Ingraham.
 
Item #26148
Price: $75.00  
20.

Buffalo Bill's Return or A Redskin's Friendship

New York: Street & Smith Corporation 1908. First Edition. [2], 316, [2] pages. 5 x 7 inches. Stapled, with color printed wrappers. Usual spine creasing, but in excellent condition. Pages browned throughout as normal. Rear cover with some soiling. NOTE: in the photograph the book appears warped - it is... more>
Buffalo Bill's Return or A Redskin's Friendship. Col. Prentiss Ingraham.
 
Item #26147
Price: $50.00  
21.

Buffalo Bill's Warning or The Scout's Stern Search

New York: Street & Smith Corporation 1908. First Edition. 317, [1] pages. 5 x 7 inches. Stapled, with color printed wrappers. Usual spine creasing, but still quite readable, tear to rear cover at fold head of spine. Pages browned throughout. Very Good. Wraps.

The Great Western Library No. 51... more>
Buffalo Bill's Warning or The Scout's Stern Search. Col. Prentiss Ingraham.
 
Item #26146
Price: $40.00  
22.

The Drifting Cowboy

New York, London: Charles Scribner's Sons 1926. Later printing. xii, 241 pages. 4to. Cloth spine over paper printed boards. Dust jacket with chipping at the head/tail spine and corners, minor wear overall. Clean internally. Ghosting of the dj flaps onto the endpapers. Near Fine / Good. Cloth.

Second printing... more>
 
Item #26129
Price: $125.00  
23.

Smoky The Cow Horse

[ New York ]: Charles Scribner's Sons 1929. Later printing. x, 263, [1] pages. 4to. Black cloth with pastedown illustration. Dust jacket is not price clipped ($1.75) and is loose (never crisply folded at the flaps), with some light dampstaining, tears, and soiling. Clean internally, bookseller ticket on second flyleaf... more>
 
Item #26139
Price: $50.00  
24.

A Manual of Chemistry, on the basis of Turner's Elements of Chemistry ; containing, in a condensed form, All the most important facts and principles of the Science. Designed as a Text-Book for Colleges and other Seminaries of Learning. Sixth revised edition.

Philadelphia: Charles DeSilver 1860. xii, 13-528, [12-ads] pages. 8vo. Leather over cloth boards. Blindstamped decoration in front and rear boards. Gilt titles on spine. A sound working copy. Very Good. Boards.

A useful view into the teaching methods of the day. Contains 783 individual sections, many no more than... more>
 
Item #26158
Price: $45.00  
25.

Always Coming Home

Margaret Chodos-Irvine. New York: Harper and Row, Publishers 1985. First Edition. [16], [1]-523, [2] pages. A compendium consisting of a 8vo trade paperback, and a cassette tape, both in the publisher's designed slipcase. Wear to slipcase at corners and a few scuff marks. Cassette label faded as normal. Cassette tape... more>
 
Item #26113
Price: $50.00  


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