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Elementary Mathematical Astronomy

By C.W.C. Barlow, G.H. Bryan, A.C.D. Crommelin (Revised by)

London: Universal Tutorial Press, 1933. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fourth Edition, 1933. Good condition, vintage hardback - no jacket. This is the original 1933 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Dark-blue boards with gilt lettering. Boards are clean, show rubbing and scuffing. No tears inside book. 448 pages. Only writing inside book is a gift inscription in book front on blank page (A.B. Bushby. A present from Achu Samad - Mohd Fazal 1936). Tight spine, clean pages. A few pages show light foxing - otherwise, tanning. Tight spine, clean pages. Illustrated. .

$19.99

Rachel Dene: A Tale Of The Deepdale Mills
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Rachel Dene: A Tale Of The Deepdale Mills

By Robert Buchanan

F. Tennyson Neely, 1894. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Neely's International Library. Good, clean condition, vintage hardback - no jacket (as issued). This is the original 1894 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Apparent First Edition. Decorative tan boards are clean, show light wear. 287 pages with ads in back of book. Only writing inside book is previous owner's signature in book front. Signature is in light-pencil - can easily be erased. The first 3 pages in book front show tiny, closed tears, outside page edge (in blank area). No other tears. Tight spine, clean pages. Pages show tanning - no foxing. .

$199.99

What Dare I Think? The Challenge of Modern Science To Human Action & Belief (SIGNED)
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What Dare I Think? The Challenge of Modern Science To Human Action & Belief (SIGNED)

By Julian Huxley

Chatto & Windus, 1931. Book. Good. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Apparent First Edition, Presentation copy. Autographed inscription in book front on blank page. Neatly signed by Julian Huxley - November 1931. This is the original 1931 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Dark-green boards with gilt lettering (clean - shows mild wear). 271 pages. Other than the autographed inscription, no other writing inside book. Tight spine, clean pages. Pages show tanning - no foxing. A small part of the upper corner of page 177 has been tape-repaired (blank area). No other tears inside book. This book includes the Henry LaBarre Jayne Foundation Lectures (Philadelphia) for 1931. At the time of this printing, Huxley was Honorary Lecturer In Experimental Zoology, King's College, London. Previous owner's name stamp in book front (G.D. Berg). .

$99.99

Charles Lowder: A Biography

By By the Author of "The Life of St. Teresa"

F.H. Revell, 1888. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good condition vintage decorative hardback - no jacket. No copyright indicated but circa late 1800s. Dark-maroon boards with gilt lettering and floral decorations. Boards are clean and bright (show little wear). Frontispiece portrait of Father Lowder. This was apparently an ADVANCE COPY as there is label pasted on bottom of title page: "To the Literary Editor of the Advance with the Compliments of F.H. Revell, 148 & 150 Madison Street, Chicago - Price $2.00 - Please send us a marked copy of the paper containing the review." Tight spine. 6 pages show light foxing - otherwise, pages show tanning. NO tears inside book. 366 pages. Previous owner's name label in book front "Emma F. Jones" 12 pages have light pencil writing (can be erased). Small price notation and number in book front (in ink). .

$29.99

Patty Fairfield
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Patty Fairfield

By Carolyn Wells

Grosset & Dunlap, 1901. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good condition hardback - no jacket. This is the original 1901 book - not a modern reprint of facsimile. Blue boards with black lettering. Front shows a color, circular portrait of a young woman. No writing inside book. Tight spine, clean pages. Pages show tanning - no foxing. 1 page in book front shows 1 small, closed tear (in blank area). Previous owner's name stamp in book front (Virginia Craepe). .

$9.99

The Makers And Teachers Of Judaism: From The Fall Of Jerusalem To The Death Of Herod The Great
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The Makers And Teachers Of Judaism: From The Fall Of Jerusalem To The Death Of Herod The Great

By Charles Foster Kent

Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good condition hardback - no jacket. This is the original 1911 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Burgundy boards with gilt lettering (clean - show light wear. Illustrated with maps and charts. No tears inside book. 324 pages. 25 pages show light writing. Tight spine. Pages show light tanning. 12 pages show light foxing. The Historical Bible . . ..

$9.99

A Short History Of The Baptists: New and Illustrated Edition

By Vedder, Henry C.

The American Baptist Publication Society, 1907. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good condition vintage hardback - no jacket. This is the original 1907 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Maroon boards with gilt lettering (clean - show light wear). Nicely illustrated throughout. Tight spine. 4 pages show light foxing - otherwise, pages show light tanning. NO tears inside book. Previous owner's bookplate (nautical theme) in book front on blank page (William G. Webber). 431 pages. Pencil writing/underlining present throughout book. Does NOT interfere with reading. NO writing on the many illustrations..

$11.99

Red Snow And other Parables from Nature
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Red Snow And other Parables from Nature

By Mrs. Gatty

London And Glasgow: Blackie & Son Limited Book. Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. No copyright date indicated - circa 1900. Good condition, vintage, hardback - no jacket. This is the original book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Decorative boards. Illustrated. Only a couple of very-light examples of foxing. Otherwise, pages show light tanning. No tears inside book. Only writing inside book is a small gift inscription (in light pencil) in book front on blank page (To Phyllis from Anne Beck). Clean pages. No remainder marks or clippings..

$39.99

Fifteen Days In The Air: An Andy Lane Story
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Fifteen Days In The Air: An Andy Lane Story

By Eustace L. Adams

Grosset & Dunlap, 1928. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good condition hardback - no jacket. This is the original 1928 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Blue boards with orange lettering. No writing or tears inside book. Tight spine. No foxing. Pages show tanning. .

$9.99

The Two Admirals: A Tale
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The Two Admirals: A Tale

By James Fenimore Cooper

Hurd And Houghton, 1872. Book. Good. Half-Leather. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Good condition, half-leather hardback book - no jacket. This is the original 1872 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Ribbed leather spine with gilt lettering. Leather corners. Boards are clean show some wear - mainly rubbing at corners, top and bottom of spine. No writing or tears inside book. A few instances of light foxing - otherwise, pages show light to medium tanning. Tight spine, clean pages. Overall, a nice copy of this nearly 150-year-old book. Photos provided are of the actual book you are buying. .

$99.99

First Stop Honolulu Or Ted Scott Over The Pacific (Ted Scott Flying Stories)

By Franklin W. Dixon

Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. Book. Illus. by Walter S. Rogers. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good, clean condition, vintage hardback - no jacket. This is the original 1927 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Brown boards with black lettering. Boards are clean and bright, show light wear. Illustrated by Walter S. Rogers. Only writing inside book is a small gift inscription in book front (From Aunt Elsie X'Mas 1937). No tears inside book. Tight spine, clean pages. Pages show tanning - no foxing. .

$9.99

Texts & Pretexts: An Anthology with Commentaries

By Aldous Huxley

Harper & Brothers, 1933. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fifth Edition. Good condition hardback - no jacket. This is the original 1933 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Orange boards. No remainder marks or clippings. No writing or tears inside book. Previous owner's bookplate in book front on blank page (Charles B. Nelson). Light foxing on 4 pages - otherwise, pages show tanning. Tight spine, clean pages. .

$9.99

Female Characters Of Holy Writ In A Course Of Sermons Preached At The Parish Church of St. John's, Clerkenwell
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Female Characters Of Holy Writ In A Course Of Sermons Preached At The Parish Church of St. John's, Clerkenwell

By Hugh Hughes

Hamilton, Adams, & Co., 1845. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good condition hardback - no jacket. This is the original 1845 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Decorative black boards with gilt lettering on spine. Lettering on spine is clean, shows only slight fading. Boards are clean - show rubbing and bumping at corners . Top and bottom of spine show small. closes tearing. Apparent First Edition. Title page states "First Series" Dedicated By Permission, To Her Royal Highness The Duchess Of Kent. Previous owner's bookplate in book fron on blank page (Josiah Spode). Another owner's signature and address written in adjacent, blank page (Eliza Blackburn Clough Lee Marsden). On that same page is a gift inscription (Helen Heywood, A token of remembrance from her affectionate brother, Thomas Mafsey July 1848). No other writing inside book. No tears inside book. Tight spine, clean pages. Pages show tanning. A few, minor, instances of light foxing present. .

$499.99

A System Of Obstetrics By American Authors Volume I
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A System Of Obstetrics By American Authors Volume I

By Barton Cooke Hirst

Lea Brothers & Co., 1888. Book. Good. Full-Leather. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. This is Volume 1 ONLY. Good condition, full leather, heavy hardback - no jacket. This is the ORIGINAL 1888 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. 808 pages. "Illustrated with a colored plate and 309 engravings on wood" . No writing or tears inside book. Tight spine, clean pages. Pages show light to medium tanning. Light foxing present on a few pages. Author was Associate Professor Of Obstetrics in the University of Pennsylvania; Obstetrician to the Philadelphia and MaternityHospitals; Gynecologist to the Orthopaedic Hospital; Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, etc. Contributors: Samuel C. Busey, George J. Engelmann, Barton Cooke Fiske, William Wright Jaggard, H. Newell Martin, Theophilus Parvin, R.A.F. Penrose, J.C. Reeve. .

$99.99

The Harvard Theological Review: Volume XIX Number 1: January, 1926

By Faculty of Theology in Harvard University

Harvard University Press, 1926. Book. Very Good. Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very-good, clean 1926 publication. This is the original 1926 publication - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Clean, brown with black lettering. The number "1060" is written on the front cover and on the title page. Otherwise, no other writing inside or out. 1 small, closed tear at bottom of spine. No other tears inside or out. NO foxing. Pages show tanning. 86 pages. .

$19.99

A Minstrel In France

By Lauder, Harry

Hearst's International Library Co., 1918. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This is the original 1918 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Good condition hardback - no jacket. Decorative-red boards with gilt lettering (clean, corners show bumping and rubbing). NO remainder marks or clippings. Frontispiece photo of Harry Lauder and his son, Captain John Lauder. Other photos inside book. 338 pages. NO foxing. NO writing or tears inside book. Pages show llight tanning. Tight spine. Apparent First Edition..

$7.99

GRANDMOTHER'S LETTERS: Being for the Most Part Selections From the Letters of Betsey Shipman Gates to Her Daughter Betsey Gates Mills

By Betsey Shipman Gates, Mary Dawes Beach (Editor)

Chicago, Illinois: Henry M. Dawes, 1926. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very-good condition, vintage hardback book - no jacket. This is the original 1926 book - no a modern reprint or facsimile. Decorative brown boards with gilt lettering and laid-in photo of an ivy-covered home on the front. Boards are clean and bright, show light wear. No writing or tears inside book. Illustrated. No writing or tears. No foxing. Pages are clean - tight spine. .

$29.99

Eight French Stories

By Manley, Edward (Edited with Notes, Exercises and Vocabulary)

Allyn & Bacon, 1920. Book. Near-Fine. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Near-fine copy of this 1920 French book. Apparent First Edition. Maroon boards with gilt lettering (clean and bright). NO remainder marks or clippings. Tight spine. NO foxing. Pages show light tanning. Contents: La Derniere Classe by Alphonse Daudet; La Pipe de Jean Bart by Alexandre Dumas; Le Siege de Berlin by Alphonse Daudet; Deux Amis by Guy de Maupassant; La Saint-Nicolas by Andre Theuriet; La Parure by Guy de Maupassant; L'Oncle Et Le Neuveu by Edmond About; L'Heritage de L'Oncle Christian by Erckmann-Chatrian..

$11.44

Manuela's Birthday

By Laura Bannon

Chicago, Illinois: Albert Whitman & CO., 1939. Book. Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good condition hardback - no jacket. This is the original 1939 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. No remainder marks or clippings. Covers are clean, show mild wear - mainly rubbing and bumping at corners and top and bottom of spine. Nicely illustrated by author. There is 1 small, closed tear at bottom of first page (at spine) - barely noticeable. No foxing. Pages show tanning. Tight spine, clean pages. .

$8.39

General Jim: The Story of a Horse

By Arthur C. Bartlett

Cupples & Leon Company, 1931. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very-good condition hardback - no jacket. This is the original 1931 book - not a modern reprint or facsimile. Red boards with black lettering. Boards are clean and bright, show light wear. No writing or tears inside book. Tight spine, clean pages. 292 pages. No foxing. Pages show light tanning- no foxing .

$5.87

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