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Information for the New Consumer : Electricity for Everything

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Binghamton, New York, Binghammton Light, Heat & Power Co.:

Seller ID: 14228

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1930s. [10] pages; tan paper wrapper (3 1/2 x 6 inch). Contains introductory information on - reporting troubles; replacing fuses; character of service; meter readers; reading your own meter; rate; determination of demand; rate per demand unit per month; energy charge; how to figure your bill; things to remember; and a record page. Very good clean copy. View more info

A Selected List of MacMillan & Co.'s New Publications : Suitable for Public and Private Libraries

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Macmillan & Co., Limited: 1895

Seller ID: 14218

Condition: Collectible-Fine


53, [4] pages; light green paper wrapper (5 7/8 x 9 1/8 inch) with title on the cover. Publisher's catalogue listing its publication and those issued by some English publishers. Unusual fine copy in the original wrapper. View more info

Catalogue of the Exhibit of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company at the World's Columbian Exposition

By: Anonymous

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Pennsylvania Railroad Company: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14176

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


158 pages; folding illustrations, folding drawings, facsimiles; rebound in stiff paper wrapper with original printed cover retained. (7 1/4 x 9 1/4 inch). Included are - photos & drawings of the exhibition building; various models included; safety appliances; relics from parts of the railroad system; drawings and photographs of locomotives, rolling stock, engineering feats along the line (bridges, tunnels, stations, cuts, wharves & docks); old views of the Pennsylvania R... View more info

The Trail of the Olympian : Two Thousand Miles of Scenic Scenic Splendor : Chicago to Puget Sound

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Poole Brothers, Inc.: 1924

Seller ID: 015770

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Stapled, brown paper covered booklet with illustration of train on front cover. Chipping and folding of cover. Dimensions 8 1/2 x 6 inches.24 pages with 20 full page black and white photographs of scenery along the train route. Also includes map of train route. Promotional literature for the "Olympian", a passenger train that traveled between Chicago and Seattle for the Chicago Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway from 1911-1947. It was the first all steel train to ope... View more info

United States Mining Laws, and Regulations Thereunder

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: General Land Office: 1899

Seller ID: 016452

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Staple and sting bound paper booklet, moderate chipping along edges. Paginated 577 - 613. From the Department of the Interior, a listing of the United States laws "Relative to the Reservation, Exploration, Location, Possession, Purchase, and Patenting of the Mineral Lands in the Public Domain". View more info

A Guide to the Egyptian Collections in the British Museum

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: London, England, British Museum: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14144

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


xiv, 325 pages; illustrations, maps; index; orange boards with title on the cover (5 1/2 x 8 3/8 inch), former owner's name plate. Wear and missing pieces from the spine. A museum guide showing the holdings of the British Museum as of 1909. Very good clean copy. View more info

Work Among Women

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: London, England, Communist Party of Great Britain:

Seller ID: 14139

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1920s. 78 pages; illustrations; tan paper wrapper (5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch) soiling and fading to the cover. Contains: 'Russian Communist Part at work among Women' Smidovich; 'Methods of approaching Working Women' O. Sakolova; 'Mass Methods of Work' F. Nurina; 'The Press as a Means of Organizing the Proletarian Women' R. Kovnator; 'Methods of approaching the Working Women through the Unions' O. Chernishova; 'Forms and Methods of Work among the Women of the Soviet East' ... View more info

Enos A. Mills : A Sketch

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doublday, Page & Co.: 1926

Seller ID: 14130

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


14 pages; illustrations; gray paper wrapper (3 1/2 x 6 inch). Stamped discarded. Biography of Enos Mills and his role in creating Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado. From his building a cabin at sixteen to building Long's Peak Inn in the Park. Very good clean copy. View more info

Water Colour Series of Postcards of Knole Galleries, Bedrooms, the Chapel, &c.

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sevenoaks, England, J. Salmon:

Seller ID: 14078

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Series of 12 postcards (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 inch) in color held in an envelope with title on the cover. Postcards are in fine condition with the envelope somewhat damaged and torn. Reproduces the interior watercolors of the house by C. Essenhigh Corke showing the State Rooms and furniture. Knole is a English Country House in West Kent surrounded by a thousand acre deer park. It is reputed to be a 'Calendar House' - 365 rooms, 52 staircases, 12 entrances and 7 courtyards. It is... View more info

Canadian Rockies All-Expense Tours : Banff, Lake Louise, Emerald Lake

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Pacific: 1935

Seller ID: 14076

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Pamphlet (7 3/4 x 9 inch) with color illustrated covers; illustrations, tables, maps. Minor fading to the lower left back cover. Publicity pamphlet for the Canadian Rockies for Canadian Pacific Railways customers. Two tours are offered - '4 Colorful Days . $55' and '6 Wonderful days . $70'. Includes photos of the hotels, parks and views of the area. Very good clean copy. View more info

Catalogue and Early Spring Publications, 1927

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, The Dial Press, Inc.: 1927

Seller ID: 14071

Condition: Collectible-Good


26 pages; paper wrapper with title on the cover (5 3/4 x 8 7/8 inch). Some tears on the back cover, minor splitting along the spine. Listing with some annotations on books issued by the Dial Press for early 1927, also listing in-print books of fiction by the press. Good clean copy. View more info

Publications of Minton, Balch & Company in the Spring of 1929

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Minton, Balch & Company: 1929

Seller ID: 14072

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


8 pages; paper wrapper (6 x 9 1/4 inch) with title on the cover. Listing publications for 1929 by the publisher of non-fiction and fiction with commentary. Very good clean copy. View more info

Publications of Minton, Balch & Company in the Spring of 1928

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Minton, Balch & Company: 1928

Seller ID: 14073

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


16 pages; index; paper wrapper (6 x 9 1/4 inch) with title on the cover. Listing of publications by the publisher of fiction and non-fiction titles with some annotations as to content. Very good clean copy. View more info

Your Dream Book

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Buffalo, New York, Dr. Pierce's Family Medicines:

Seller ID: 14070

Condition: Collectible-Good


Circa 1920. 32 pages; illustrations; illustrated paper wrapper (5 1/2 x 4 inches) with title on the cover. Some missing chips from the cover and minor splitting along the spine. Testimonials for Dr. Pierce's medicines with claims of curing all sorts of health problems. Also with text on the meanings of dreams, best month to marry, etc. View more info

Griffith & Boyd Co. Manufacturers of High Grade Bone Fertilizers

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Md, Griffith & Boyd Co.: 1920

Seller ID: 14059

Condition: Collectible-Good


84, [30] pages; illustrations; blank pages; faded red paper wrapper (4 x 6 3/4 inch) with title on the cover. Issued to dealers and farmers providing information on their bone fertilizers and useful information for use on farms, i.e. weights, repair tips, almanac information, etc. Good clean copy with a few notes on black pages. View more info

Cyclopedia of Automobile Engineering : A General Reference Work on the Construction, Operation, and Care of Gasoline, Electric, and Steam Automobiles, Commercial Vehicles, Motorcycles, Light Cars, and Motor Boats; Types of Automobiles; Explosion Motors; Driving; Troubles; Garages; Repairs

By: Anonymous

Price: $475.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, American Technical Society: 1915

Seller ID: 14045

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Five Volumes; illustrations; red cloth binding with 1/2 half leather spine [expertly repaired but with some loss of lettering on volume 5. I: 386 pages; index. II: 434 pages; illustrations. III: 378 pages; illustrations; index. IV: 362 pages; illustrations, index. V: 392 pages; illustrations; index. Complete set. View more info

Ecclesiastical Courts : A Bill [As Amended By the Committee] for Carrying Into Effect, with Modifications, Certain of the Recommendations Contained in the General Report of the Commissioners Appointed to Inquire Into the Practice and Jurisdiction of the Ecclesiastical Courts of England and Wales, and of Otherwise Altering and Amending the Law in Certain Matters Ecclesiastical

By: Anonymous

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, England, 1843

Seller ID: 14039

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Prepared and brought in by Mr. Nicholl, Sir James Graham, and Mr. Attorney-General. Ordered, by the House of Commons, to be Printed, 29 May 1843. #288." 52 pages; unbound and tied together (8 1/2 x 13 3/4 inch). Soiling to the backside of the document, with missing piece on the back (3 1/2 x 3 inch) and evidence of having been folded. Concerned with the course of proceeding in suits and other matters in the Ecclesiastical Courts of England and Wales and its possible ... View more info

Report of the Division of Entomology for the Biennial Period Ending Decembert 31, 1916

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Star-Bulletin Press: 1917

Seller ID: 016726

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Territory of Hawaii Board of Agriculture and Forestry, reprinted from the Report of the Board of Commissioners of Agriculture and Forestry. Staple bound booklet, paper wrapper. Some darkening of cover, folded corner, otherwise very good condition. Pencil notes on front. Pages 79 - 109 with one illustration and 16 pages of tables, one fold-out. Report of the activities of the Division of Entomology in the Territory of Hawaii in 1916, mostly inspections and pest control. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "26293T. A Startling Privilege of the Age - Seeing the World Metropolis from an Airplane, New York City."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, Pa, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 14031

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Circa 1915. Stereograph on gray boards (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on backside about New York City and the various centers of activity. Image looking down on Manhattan and New York City with all the bridges entering it. The skyscrapers are limited to the base of the island and there are ships and piers surrounding the island. Impressive view before the massive buildup. Fine clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "9329 T - Picturesque Grandeur of Columbia River, West Past 'Pillars of Hercules'. Oregon"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, Pa, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 14030

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Circa 1920. Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the Lower Columbia River. Image of a railway track curving along the edge of the Columbia River with a all granite column rising between the track and river. Located between the Dalles and Portland. Fine clean copy. View more info