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The Berkeley Barb (September 1968)
Berkeley, Ca, Max Scherr, 1968. Newspaper. Side-folding tabloid newspaper. 24 pp. Black and white photos throughout. Single issue of this long running underground newspaper from Berkeley, California, using a blend of counterculture, politics and sex ads to achieve success. Horizontal fold crease present. Moderate toning. Minor soiling. Light wrinkling and edgewear. This issue with several pages of news and interviews on Eldridge Cleaver and his lectures that were to be delivered at Berkeley, despite the protests of some school officials; news on killings in Mexico by right wing forces; several small pieces on the fight by African-American groups (including the Black Panthers) for equal and civil rights in the San Francisco area; a "Poem to Michael Solomon," by d.a. levy (that apparently first appeared in the newspaper Open City earlier in 1968); a full page underground comix "Trashman, Agent of the 6th International," etc. September 27th through October 12, 1968. Various authors. The Berkeley Barb. Max Scherr, Publisher. Berkeley: 1968. Side-folding tabloid newspaper. 24 pp. Black and white photos throughout. Single issue of this long running underground newspaper from Berkeley, California, using a blend of counterculture, politics and sex ads to achieve success. This issue with several pages of news and interviews on Eldridge Cleaver and his lectures that were to be delivered at Berkeley, despite the protests of some school officials; news on killings in Mexico by right wing forces; several small pieces on the fight by African-American groups (including the Black Panthers) for equal and civil rights in the San Francisco area; a "Poem to Michael Solomon," by d.a. levy (that apparently first appeared in the newspaper Open City earlier in 1968); a full page underground comix "Trashman, Agent of the 6th International," etc. Good Plus .
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Book number: 76617
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 55.5 | £UK 51 | JP¥ 6796]
Keywords: Black Panthersunderground Newspapers, the Sixties, California History, Cleveland Poets, D.A. Levy, Underground Comix, Underground Comics, Eldridge Cleaver, African Americans, Berkeley,California, Radical Newspapers,

 , The Delineator: A Journal of Fashion, Culture and Fine Arts, October 1892
The Delineator: A Journal of Fashion, Culture and Fine Arts, October 1892
New York, Buttrick Publishing Co. Limited, 1892. Paperback. Magazine (8 x 11"). Volume XL, No. 4. "Each issue contains over One Hundred Pages of Reading Matter on the Prevailing and Incoming Fashiongs. for Ladies, Misses, Girls and Children, Seasonable Living, the Decoration of the Home, the Care of the Person, the Cultivation of the Artistic Faculties, the Newest Books, and a wide range of General. Literature designed both to please and instruct..The Fancy-Work Department is large and filled withnovel ideas provided for us. by special designers. The Magazine is indispensable to the Housewife, and. Mother. Very Good .
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Book number: 84517
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 38.5 | £UK 35.25 | JP¥ 4705]
Catalogue: Antiquarian
Keywords: 19th Century Fashion Magazine

 , Dick's Encyclopedia of Practical Receipts and Processes of How They Did It in the 1870's; Containing over 6400 Receipts Embracing Thorough Information, in Plain Language, Applicable to Almost Every Possible Industrial and Domestic Requirement
Dick's Encyclopedia of Practical Receipts and Processes of How They Did It in the 1870's; Containing over 6400 Receipts Embracing Thorough Information, in Plain Language, Applicable to Almost Every Possible Industrial and Domestic Requirement
New York, Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, brown cloth. Magic marker to bottom and top edges RECEIPT = RECIPE! "This book is intended solely as an historical record and does not represent anendorsement of any recipe, formula, process or other textualmaterial printed herein, nor do the preparers or publishers vouch for any claims made within this book" . And neither does the bookseller. 607 pp. Very Good Minus .
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Book number: 75401
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 72.5 | £UK 66.5 | JP¥ 8887]
Catalogue: Americana
Keywords: Recipes, Industrial Compounds, Gilding, Silvering, Fumigating Pastils, Medical Receipts, Medical Recipes

 ABADIE, MAURICE (LIEUTENANT-COLONEL D'INFANTERIE COLONIALE), Les Races Du Haut-Tonkin de Phong-Tho a Lang-Son ; the Peoples of Upper Tonkin
ABADIE, MAURICE (LIEUTENANT-COLONEL D'INFANTERIE COLONIALE)
Les Races Du Haut-Tonkin de Phong-Tho a Lang-Son ; the Peoples of Upper Tonkin
Paris, France, Societe D'Editions Geographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales, 1924. Paperback. In French. Preface de M. Paul Pelliot, de l'Institut. 121 images on 44 separate plates. Paperbound signatures missing spine paper/label. 194 pp, including the table of plates. Some sunning and edgewear to paper covers. This copy bears the stamp (upper front cover) of Theodore Stern, professor emeritus of Anthropology at the University of Oregon, and the author of The Klamath Tribe: A People and Their Reservation. Book opens with Physical Description of the countryside, followed by a Historical Summary and notes on the general distribution of populations in what was then known as Northern Tonkin, or the (French) colonized areas of Northern Indo-China. Chapters divided into: 1) Le Haut-Tonkin (Northern Indo-China); 2) Le Groupe Thai (Tho et les Thai, Tho du bassin du Si-Kiang, Tho de la Rioviere Claire, Tho-ti, Thai blancs du Fleuve Rouge, Thai blancs de la Riviere Noire, Thai noirs, Nng, Nhang, Pa-y, T'ou-lao, Lu et Tribus diverses: Muong, Tchong-Kia, Kouei-tcheou, Lao, :Pen-ti-lolo, Lati, :Pou-piao-lolo); 3) Le Groupe Man (Man, Man-lan-ten; Man-ta-pan; Man-tien; MNan-quan-trang; Pa-seng; 4) Le Groupe Meo (Heu-meo, Peu-meo, Hoa-eo, Meo-mong-cha); 5) Le Group Lolo (Blancs et Noirs; Fou-la; Xa-pho;Ho-nhi). Very Good .
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Book number: 68762
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 127.75 | £UK 117.25 | JP¥ 15682]
Catalogue: Anthropology

 ABBOTT, L.W., Law Reporting in England 1485-1585
ABBOTT, L.W.
Law Reporting in England 1485-1585
London, England, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON: The Athlone Press, 1973. Hardcover. 8vo. 8.5" x 5.5". Bound in black boards with gilt lettering to spine. Sunning to spine of dustjacket. Wear to dj edges, with a closed tear to top rear corner measuring ~1/2". 372 pp. University of London legal series. NEAR FINE IN VERY GOOD DUST JACKET .
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Book number: 75877
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.5 | £UK 19.75 | JP¥ 2614]
Catalogue: Law
Keywords: Legal History, International Law, English Law

 
ABBOTT
Trolley Trips : The Historic New England Coast; Long Island Shore; Connecticut Valley; Narragansett Bay; Buzzards Bay and Massachusetts
Lowell, Massachusetts, Self-Published, 1899. Paperback. Staplebound booklet 4 1/4" x 6 1/4". Full of descriptions of what to see when you embark upon longer-distance trolley travel, accompanied by photographic images and drawings. Several raggedy-edged pages, one page detached, and two with an unreadable spot where two leaves became stuck to one another, once upon a time, and one of those leaves detached (Norwich, Connecticut). Lovely, large, folding, detailed map (entitled "Traveler's Map of Southern New England" bound in back, measuring 13" x 18 1/4". Map appears unused;no tears. Good .
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Book number: 84518
USD 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 106.5 | £UK 97.75 | JP¥ 13069]
Catalogue: Americana
Keywords: Trolley Travel, Interurban Transportation - U.S.

 ABBOTT, BERENICE (EDITOR), The World of Atget
ABBOTT, BERENICE (EDITOR)
The World of Atget
New York, Horizon Publishing, 1964. Hardcover. 4to. Black boards, with embossed title, in blind, vertical along front board. Sunning to bottom edge. Spine lean. Dustjacket, which suffered scratching, water contact, and peeling, has done a magnificent job in protecting the book itself. 31 page essay about Atget. 180 plates, with Subject Guide at rear. "..The supremacy of Atget as an authenitic genius of the cmera -- perhaps the geratest photographer whoever lived --is now coming to be recognized throughout . the . world.. Near Fine in Fair Dustjacket .
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Book number: 75954
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.25 | £UK 31.25 | JP¥ 4182]
Catalogue: Photography

 ADAMS, RAMON F. AND HOMER BRITZMAN, Charles M. Russell the Cowboy Artist : A Biography; (Prologue by Irvin Cobb)
ADAMS, RAMON F. AND HOMER BRITZMAN
Charles M. Russell the Cowboy Artist : A Biography; (Prologue by Irvin Cobb)
Pasadena, California (USA), Trail's End Publishing Company, 1948. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Near-perfect maroon boards (9.25" x 6.25" x 1.25") with the tiniest little ding to top rear corner, and a quite modest shelf bump to bottom of spine. Bright gilt lettering. Pictorial endpapers from a 1901 painting by Russell of Buffalo descending a bluff into a river, and elk in the background. Previous owner's inscription and date (1950) to front free endpaper. 150 illustrations, 12 of which are in color, and 37 chapter headings from pen and ink drawings by Russell. Dustjacket shows chipping along top of rear, spine and front panels, with about 1/3 of the "Charles" at top-of-spine affected and tears along front flap joint. Now protected by mylar. Color frontis portrait on heavy paper of Charles Marion Russell. 350 pp. But for a few slight blemishes, a beautiful copy of this biography of one of the great Western artists, truly a creator of the people! Prologue by Irvin Cobb, and Bibliographical Check List by Karl Yost. 37 chapters "tracing the Cowboy Artist's life from boyhood in St. Louis to Montana in 1880, his early years..his first job on the range, his life . on the raw frontier, his stay with the Blood Indians of Canada, his . fun-loving rollicking days . as . a cowboy,hismarriage,his struggles,his triumphs, his friends of the cow country and saloons, his love of horses, his friendship for the Indian, his humor, his writings, his letters, his poetry, his sculpture, his travels and exhibits, his religion, his homey philosophy, his last years, his death and funeral in 1926." (from notes, rear panel). Near Fine in Very Good Minus Dustjacket .
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Book number: 74767
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 64 | £UK 58.75 | JP¥ 7841]
Keywords: Biography

 
ADAMS, JOHN
A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, Against the Attack of M. Turgot in His Letter to Dr. Price, Dated the Twenty-Second Day of March, 1778. [3 Volume Set]
London, Printed for John Stockdale, 1794. Second British Edition. Leather-bound. Three octavo volumes.Half bound leather over marbled boards. Second British edition and Third Editon overall, bound without the frontispiece portrait of Adams. 392, 451,528 [36] pages which includes the index to the set. Five raised bands with black spine labels. Volumes I, II have chafed corners, edgewear, chip to spine label of volume I, boards show general wear. Volume III has chipped spine label and some chipping to outer compartments. General wear and chafing to boards. Volume III's rear board is detached but present. Signed bindings (The Burrows Brothers Co. of Cleveland, Ohio) Interiors to all volumes are clean with some occasional foxing. A good copy. Adams argues for the separation of powers based on checks and balances. "A work marked by insight, breadth of views, conviction, courage, and--we may venture to add--much wisdom"--Larned, Literature of American History 2287, (p. 302). Good .
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Book number: 76809
USD 1750.00 [Appr.: EURO 1488.5 | £UK 1367.25 | JP¥ 182962]
Catalogue: American History
Keywords: American Revolution, Founding Fathers

 ADAMS, JOHN T., Drowned Valley : The Piscataqua River Basin
ADAMS, JOHN T.
Drowned Valley : The Piscataqua River Basin
Hanover, NH, University Press of New England, 1976. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. SIGNED BY AUTHOR to half-title page. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Brown cloth-covered boards are Near Fine. Sharp corners. Pictorial dustjacket is Good Plus Jacket is lightly stained, and edges have a few creases with closed tears. 170 black and white illustrations. Map verso Foreword page. 274 pp with acknowledgments & credits and index. Clean, bright, tight. With a foreword by Charles E. Clark. "Here is documented, if one chooses to view it that way, the shift in one corner of New England from handicraft to mass production, from wind and water and animal power to steam and petroleum and electricity, from a local culture determined by the locality to a national culture imposed upon the locality . "(front flap). NEAR FINE in Good Plus Dustjacket .
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Book number: 73363
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 64 | £UK 58.75 | JP¥ 7841]
Catalogue: American History
Keywords: American Manufacturing in 19th-Century New England, Maine Harbors, New Hampshire Harbors. Portsmouth, New Hampshire

 ADAMS, FRANKLIN MANNING, J.H. BOLTON AND CARL C. IRWIN, The Drygoodsman's Handy Dictionary; a Book of Reference Containing Definitions and Explanations of Upwards of 2200 Words, Terms and Expressions Used in Dry Goods and General Store Work and Connected Industries, to Which Is Appended Many Useful Tables and a Defined List of Shoe and Leather Trade Terms. Intended for Ready Reference and . Constant Use at Counter and Desk
ADAMS, FRANKLIN MANNING, J.H. BOLTON AND CARL C. IRWIN
The Drygoodsman's Handy Dictionary; a Book of Reference Containing Definitions and Explanations of Upwards of 2200 Words, Terms and Expressions Used in Dry Goods and General Store Work and Connected Industries, to Which Is Appended Many Useful Tables and a Defined List of Shoe and Leather Trade Terms. Intended for Ready Reference and . Constant Use at Counter and Desk
St. Louis, Missouri, The Drygoodsman, 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. (9.50" x 6.25"). Brick-Red cloth-covered boards with black, embossed border to front board, and black lettering as well. On cover, title reads: "The Drygoodsman's Handy Dictionary for the Dry Goods and Shoe Trade". Corners bumped. Discolorations/stains to boards and in particular, spine, (which itself shows fraying near top), but otherwise clean and very tight. Complete sections on Carpet Terms, Fur Terms, Glove Sewing and Glove Terms, Knit Goods Terms, Lace Lace Making, and Lace Curtain Terms, Methods of [cloth] Printing. Appendices include sections on: Buttons and BUtton Sizes; Cotton Yarns and Spool Cotton; Gloves and Glove Sizes (including Children's Glove Sizes);Hosiery; Linen . Yarn and Thread; Ribbons; Silk Yarns and Silk Threads. THEN: Trade Leather Terms (eg. Viscolizing, Tawing, Dongola) Revised Shoe Glossary; (eg. Creedmore, Dom Pedro, Cack; Congress Gaiter); 78 pp. OCLC FirstSearch lists just 5 copies of this first edition (Book was revised in 1924). A rare and comprehensive reference for the textile artist/specialist, the museum curator of a textile collection, "A book of reference containing definitions and explanations of upwards of 2200 words, terms and expressions used in dry goods and general store work and connected industries, to which is appended many useful tables and a defined list of shoe and leather trade terms. Intended for ready reference and . constant use at counter and desk. The authors' purpose was to create a reference "that may be in the pocket or in the fixtures at a handy place at all times. These business people have no time to ponder over extended articles on preparationand manufacture, anymore than has the man in the office who suddenly comes across a word of a term unfamiliar to him. It . has been the endeavor to give herein the shortest possible definition..The editor remembers his desire, as . a green clerk, to possess a dry good dictionary , but the price of the only one then in existence was h igher than he could afford to pay. That fact has been a large incentive in the preparation of this work -- to get it into the hands of every clerk in every store at a time when it is most needed.The cost is not prohibitive to any such who have the desire for information. Very Good .
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Book number: 75927
USD 350.00 [Appr.: EURO 297.75 | £UK 273.5 | JP¥ 36592]
Catalogue: Reference
Keywords: Textiles, Fabric Terms, Clothing Material Names, Shoes,

 ADAMS, FRANKLIN MANNING, J.H. BOLTON AND CARL C. IRWIN, The Drygoodsman's Handy Dictionary (Subscription Edition); a Book of Reference Containing Definitions and Explanations of Upwards of 2200 Words, Terms and Expressions Used in Dry Goods and General Store Work and Connected Industries, to Which Is Appended Many Useful Tables and a Defined List of Shoe and Leather Trade Terms. Intended for Ready Reference and . Constant Use at Counter and Desk
ADAMS, FRANKLIN MANNING, J.H. BOLTON AND CARL C. IRWIN
The Drygoodsman's Handy Dictionary (Subscription Edition); a Book of Reference Containing Definitions and Explanations of Upwards of 2200 Words, Terms and Expressions Used in Dry Goods and General Store Work and Connected Industries, to Which Is Appended Many Useful Tables and a Defined List of Shoe and Leather Trade Terms. Intended for Ready Reference and . Constant Use at Counter and Desk
St. Louis, Missouri, The Drygoodsman, 1912. First Edition. Softcover. NOT A REPRINT. 8vo. Staplebound pamphlet. (9.00" x 6.0"). Brown, "field" buckram covers with dark brown lettering. Both front and rear covers cracked/creased, and rear hinge in need of a bit of glue repair, but all there, and still solid. On cover, title reads: "The Drygoodsman's Handy Dictionary. Complete sections on Carpet Terms, Fur Terms, Glove Sewing and Glove Terms, Knit Goods Terms, Lace Lace Making, and Lace Curtain Terms, Methods of [cloth] Printing. Appendices include sections on: Buttons and Button Sizes; Cotton Yarns and Spool Cotton; Gloves and Glove Sizes (including Children's Glove Sizes);Hosiery; Linen . Yarn and Thread; Ribbons; Silk Yarns and Silk Threads. THEN: Trade Leather Terms (eg. Viscolizing, Tawing, Dongola) Revised Shoe Glossary; (eg. Creedmore, Dom Pedro, Cack; Congress Gaiter); 78 pp. OCLC FirstSearch lists just 5 copies of this first edition (Book was revised in 1924). A rare and comprehensive reference for the textile artist/specialist, the museum curator of a textile collection. "A book of reference containing definitions and explanations of upwards of 2200 words, terms and expressions used in dry goods and general store work and connected industries, to which is appended many useful tables and a defined list of shoe and leather trade terms. Intended for ready reference and . constant use at counter and desk. The authors' purpose was to create a reference "that may be in the pocket or in the fixtures at a handy place at all times. These business people have no time to ponder over extended articles on preparationand manufacture, anymore than has the man in the office who suddenly comes across a word of a term unfamiliar to him. It . has been the endeavor to give herein the shortest possible definition..The editor remembers his desire, as . a green clerk, to possess a dry good dictionary , but the price of the only one then in existence was h igher than he could afford to pay. That fact has been a large incentive in the preparation of this work -- to get it into the hands of every clerk in every store at a time when it is most needed.The cost is not prohibitive to any such who have the desire for information. Very Good .
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Book number: 76004
USD 200.00 [Appr.: EURO 170.25 | £UK 156.25 | JP¥ 20910]
Catalogue: Reference
Keywords: Textiles, Fabric Terms, Clothing Material Names, Shoes,

 ADAMS, FRANKLIN PIERCE, Fpa Book of Quotations
ADAMS, FRANKLIN PIERCE
Fpa Book of Quotations
New York, Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1952. Hardcover. 8vo. Bound in gray cloth. Corners nudgeds, especially top front corner. Some rubbing to extremities and spine. Some minor wear to outside of pages. 914 pp. Very Good .
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Book number: 75315
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.25 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2091]
Catalogue: Reference

 
ADAMS, GEORGE R. [EDITED BY RICHARD A. PIERCE]
Life on the Yukon 1865-1867 the Western Union Telegraph Expedition
Kingston, Limestone Press, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. 219 pages, index. Endpaper map, Illustrated. Alaska History Number 22. Orange cloth, octavo. First edition, thus. George Russell Adams [1845-1938] signed on for the expedition when he was twenty and kept a diary of the ensuing three years which is now at the University of Washington. Near Fine .
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Book number: 74500
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 64 | £UK 58.75 | JP¥ 7841]
Keywords: Alaska, Telegraph Expedition, Diaries, Travel and Exploration

 ADAMS, BREWSTER, Pay Dirt: Values in the Rough (Signed)
ADAMS, BREWSTER
Pay Dirt: Values in the Rough (Signed)
Reno, Reno Printing Co, 1948. Paperback. Signed by author on front free end paper. 1 inch mostly closed tear to bottom of spine. Thumbing to top and bottom corners. First 4 pages slightly bent. Some minor creasing to front cover. 53 pp. Good Only .
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Book number: 75487
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.25 | £UK 31.25 | JP¥ 4182]
Keywords: Nevada History, Pioneer Life,

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