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Illustrated Children's Books

By: Barr, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, British Library: 1986

Seller ID: 8332

ISBN: 97807123000988

Condition: Near Fine


80 pages, illustrated throughout. Drawing on the collection at the British Library this book traces the development of children's books from the late 18th century to the 1920's. View more info

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Lands and Peoples of the World in Color, 7 Volumes plus Index.

By: Clewell, Gladys D., Editor

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Grolier Society: 1949

Seller ID: 002148

Condition: Near Fine


Beautiful set, profusely illustrated in color and b&w. Many are historical photgraphs of people wearing the traditional clothing of their culture, including many of Native Americans. Maps on endpapers, glossy paper. Pictorial embossed covers in three colors, each one is different. Gold lettering on spines. The 7 volume set is unmarked. There is a paperback index, which has library markings, marked 'non-circulating''. View more info

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Fools, Clowns & Jesters

By: Cline, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: La Jolla, CA, Green Tiger Press: 1983

Seller ID: 12200

ISBN: 0914676881

Condition: Very Good


7 1/4" x 14", 54 pages, 7 full-color tipped-in plates plus b&w illustrations. A compendium of quotes from many sources. Unmarked. There is a small brown spot on the foredge. binding firm. View more info

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The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Mythology

By: Cotterell, Arthur; Storm, Rachel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Hermes House: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: 7474

ISBN: 1843094371

Condition: Very Good++


New York: Hermes House, 2002. First printing. Very Good++. 512 pages, indexed, heavily illustrated in full color throughout. The myths and legends of the ancient worlds, from Greece, Rome and Egypt to the Norse and Celtic lands, through Persia and India to China and the Far East. Over 1000 entries with over 1000 illustrations. View more info

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The Cleveland Directory Co.'s Lakewood (Cuyahoga County) City Directory Including Bay Village,Ffairview Park and Rocky River

By: Edited

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, Cleveland Directory Co.: 1951

Seller ID: 12812

Condition: Very Good


Over 1000 pages, indexed, many ads. Unmarked, binding firm, printed boards with brown spine. View more info

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Who's Who in Children's Books: A Treasury of the Familiar Characters of Childhood

By: fisher, Margery

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1975

Edition: First

Seller ID: 12375

ISBN: 0030150914

Condition: Very Good++


Stated first edition, 398 pages, 400 illustrations in color and b&w. former owner's small name sticker on ffep, illustrated endpapers. Bound in red cloth with illustration in gold on the front board and gold letterin on the spine. View more info

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Who's Who in Dickens

By: Fyfe, Thomas Alexander

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Folcraft Library Editions: 1971

Seller ID: 001354

Condition: Fine


The character's from Dickens novels presented in dictionary form with descriptive quotes. Reprint of the 1913 Hodder & Stoughton edition. Crisp, clean, bound in green cloth with gold lettering on spine View more info

Town Officer: Or, Laws of Massachusetts Relative to the Duties of Municipal Officers Together with a Digest of the Decisions of the Supreme Judicial Court, Upon Those Subjects

By: Goodwin, Isaac

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Worcheter, Dorr, Howland and Co.: 1834

Seller ID: 003093

Condition: Very Good


Third edition, revised and enlarged. 350 pages. Dark brown full-leather boards, title on spine in gold. Foxing throughout, tightly bound, The page facing the title page is missing... View more info

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In What Book?

By: Harshaw, Ruth; Evans, Hope Harshaw

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Publishing Co..: 1970

Edition: Ex-Library

Seller ID: 12376

Condition: Good


130 pages, indexed, Trivia questions based on well-known children's books. Answers given separately. Highlighting throughout. View more info

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Sixguns: The Standard Reference Work

By: Leoth, Elmer

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Harrisbutg, PA, Stackpole Company: 1955

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9893

Condition: Very Good


308 pages, illustrated throughout in b&w with a full-color frontis. Unmarked and firmly bound in green cloth View more info

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Robert Bains's the Clans and Tartans of Scotland

By: Macdougall, Margaret O.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1954

Seller ID: 7243

Condition: Fine


London: Collins, 1954. Fine/Box- VG+. 320 pages, Gaelic glossary of Scottish Place Names, glossary of heraldic terms. Tartans are pictured in color, endpapers are Scottish Clan maps. Padded silk binding in a tartan plaid. All edges gilt. Unmarked, book is as new, with it's original box which has a checked pattern. Bottom section of box has one corner split.. 5" x 7 3/4". View more info

The Book of Goddesses & Heroines

By: Monaghan, Patricia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Llewellyn Publications: 1990

Seller ID: 9935

ISBN: 0875425739


As new, with a little shelfwear. Alphabetical listings of 1,533 mythological female deities. This is a complete, one-volume recitation of their legends.. Also contains an index of associations and groupings of goddess "families". With photos from the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago. View more info

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The Practical Home Farmer: A Popular Guide for the Farm and Fireside

By: Munroe, F. L.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Chicago, Interstate Publishing House: 1888

Seller ID: 12958

Condition: Very Good


A massive volume, 7 3/4" x 10 1/2", 4" thick, 1115 pages. B&w frontis with tissue guard, b&w illustrations within. Marbled endpapers, firm binding, unmarked. Bound in blue buckram with black decorative border on the front board. Gold lettering on the front and spine. Moderate wear at corners and spine ends.. View more info

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Cultural Atlas of Africa

By: Murray, Jocelyn (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Facts On File: 1981

Seller ID: 11763

ISBN: 0871965585

Condition: Fine


9 1/2" x 12 1/4" , 240 pages, index, gazateer, bibliography, 96 maos, 333 illustrations, 248 of these in color. Unmarked. Illustrated endpapers. Black boards with gold lettering on the spine. View more info

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Oxford Dctionary of Nursery Rhymes

By: Opie, Iona and Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 12373

ISBN: 0198691114

Condition: Very Good++


467 pages, indexed, illustrated in b&w. former owner's name sticker on ffep, otherwise, as new. Over 500 rhymes, songs, nonsense jingles, and lullabies traditionally handed down to young children. With each piece Iona and Peter Opie introduce a wealth of information, noting its earliest known publication, origin, and illustrating changes in wording over the years. Nearly 100 illustrations. View more info

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The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book

By: Opie, Iona and Peter; Hassall, Joan (illustrator)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1975

Seller ID: 12377

ISBN: 0198691122

Condition: Very Good


223 pages, 800 rhymes, 600 illustrations. 150 of these illustrations are by Joan Hassall, others are reproduced from early publications of the rhymes. Indexed. former owner's name on ffep, otherwise unmarked. Black cloth binding. Jacket has light wear along the top and the sun is very lightly sunned. View more info

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Hands Across the Table; The Complete Card Player

By: Ostrow, Albert

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1945

Seller ID: 002708

Condition: Very Good +


Brown leather binding with embossed card symbols on the front and spine. Previous owner's name stamped in gold on bottom of front cover. Clean and unmarked, 771 pages, indexed. Decorative speckles on edges. View more info

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Small Tools and Gages, Catalogue No. 11

By: Pratt & Whitney Co.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Pratt & Whitney: 1923

Seller ID: 12076

Condition: Very Good


494 pages starting with Acme Standard Screw Threads and ending with Woodruff Keyway Cutters. Each item pictured with a description, sizes available and prices.Prat and Whitney Cleveland Store stamp on the title page is the only marking. Bound with heavy flexible card stock in grey, some wear at spine ends, lightly soiled on the back. View more info

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Modern Library

By: Scribner Rare Books

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1938

Seller ID: 000551

Condition: Very Good


Binding is blue cloth with Scribner Rare Books logo in silver on front cover. Spine is sun faded, end papers decorated with Scribner logo, binding is tight, no markings in interior. This is catalogue number 117 from Scribners Fifth Avenue store, rare book department. It is a catalog of Modern Library books in first editions, with descriptions. A very enjoyable reference. View more info

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Benet's Reader's Encyclopedia, Third Edition

By: Siepmann, Kathernie Baker

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., HarperCollins: 1987

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 005723

ISBN: 0061810886

Condition: Fine


Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: HarperCollins, 1987. Fine/VG++. 1091 pages, book is as new, jacket is price-clipped with ahint of shelfwear. View more info