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1 Report Upon the Commercial Relations of the United States with Foreign Countries for the Year 1879, Volume II
Washington Government Printing Office 1880 Cloth Good+ Foreign Relations Size: Approx. 6 " x 9" Tables 
Table of Contents: Europe: Sweden and Norway, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Great Britain and Ireland, France, Switzerland, Spain, Gibraltar, Portugal, Italy, Malta, Austria-Hungary, Greece, Romania, Russia; and Polynesia: Hawaiian Islands, Society Islands. 875 pp. including Index. Numerous tables for each country showing Imports and Exports. Brown cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Spine reads: Supplement to Commercial Relations 1879. Small tear at spine top edge. Spine ends bumped/rubbed. Otherwise covers are Very Good. Ex.-mus. stamp and numbers on front free endpaper, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good +. 
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2 Scribner's Magazine, Vol. II, July-December
New York Charles Scribners Sons 1887 Cloth Good to Good- Bound Magazine Size: Approx. 6 1/2" x 9 1/4" Engravings, Plates, Map, Drawings 
Six months bound into one volume. Lacks the advertisements and individual covers. Numerous articles by famous authors: "Camping and Hunting in the Shoshone" by W.S. Rainsford, with photographs; "Caverns and Cavern Life" by N.S. Shaler with illustrations and "The Instability of the Atmosphere" by Shaler with illustrations and diagrams by the author; "The Modern Nile" by Edward L. Wilson, with photos by the author; "Bucolic Dialect of the Plains" by Louis Swinburne; In Dickens-Land by Edwin Percy Whipple; "A Drift from Redwood Camp" by Bret Harte with 8 illustrations; "The Unpublished Letters of Thackeray" with illustrations, portraits and reproductions of letters and drawings; Law Lane by Sarah Orne Jewett with 8 llustrations; "Wagner And Scenic Art" by William F. Apthorp with illustrations from the original designs for the setting of the Bayreuth stage; "The Physical Characteristics Of The Athlete" by Dr. D.A. Sargent with illustrations of athletes in motion; "In Grand Kabylia" by Henry M. Field with illustrations ; Many more famous authors including: Rebecca Harding Davis; Henrietta Christian Wright; and Olive Risley Seward. Articles on France: Paris School of Fine Arts with illustrations, Napoleon and His Times with illustrations and French Traits. Other articles on Europe: Florence with 16 illustrations; Holland with illustrations, Denmark(Treaty with) and "The Viking ship" with drawings.Poetry including one by Robert Louis Stevenson titled "Ticonderoga" with illustrations and "In Her Garden" by Susan Coolidge. One full plate by Howard Pyle. Blue covers worn, soiled and spotted. Spine top edge frayed with tears. Bottom spine edge worn, tiny strip worn through and color bleeding-dampness? Covers intact but due to condition are Good-. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Hinge broken on blank pages before title page and beginning at back covers' endpages. Sporadic watermarks on pages, mainly on the upper margin corners of pages, occasionally down sides, but rarely in text. Otherwise text is tight and Very Good. 
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3 Alison, Archibald Miscellaneous Essays
Philadelphia Cary & Hart 1845 Reprinted Cloth Good Essay Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " 
Reprinted from the English Originals, with the Author's corrections for this edition. Contents include: Chateaubriand; Napoleon; Bossuet; Poland; Madame De Stael; Marshal Ney; Robert Bruce; Paris in 1814; The Louvre in 1814; Tyrol; France in 1833; Italy; Military Treason and Civic Soldiers; Arnold's Rome; French Revolution of 1830; Desertion of Portugal; Karamsin's Russia; The Spanish Revolution of 1820 and others. Total of 34 articles. 390 pp. Salmon color covers with some soiling/rubbing. Corner tips bumped/rubbed to boards. Paper label top of spine with black print title: "Cheap Edition Alison's Miscellanies Complete in One Volume". 1/2"X1/4" missing piece at top of spine. Chips at spine end. Overall covers are Good. ex.-lib. bookplate on front endpaper. On free endpaper numbers and "clear" embossed stamp. Brownish tone to endpapers. Slight and sporadic foxing. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good. Archibald Alison (13 November 1757, Edinburgh-17 May 1839) was a Scottish didactic and philosophical writer. 
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4 Blaauw, A.H. THE RESULTS OF THE TEMPERATURE DURING FLOWER-FORMATION FOR THE WHOLE HYACINTH. First Part
Amsterdam Koninklijke Akademie Van Wetenschappen 1924 Wraps Good+ to Very Good- Botany Size: Approx. 7 " x 10 1/4" Figures (line drawings), Tables, Fold-out 
Laboratory for Plant-Physiological Research, Wageningen, Hollard No. 10. 66 pp. Large fold-out with 18 illustrations. Total of 42 illustrations and 20 Tables. ex.-mus stamp on front cover. mildly soiled. one small dot water mark, doesn't go through. Missing small piece at spine top. Otherwise covers are VG-. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
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5 Blake, S. F GEOGRAPHICAL GUIDE TO FLORAS OF THE WORLD, PART II WESTERN EUROPE
Washington U. S. Department Of Agriculture 1961 Hard Cover Very Good Botany Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/2" 
An annotated list with special reference to useful plants and common plant names. Miscellaneous Publication No. 797, 742 pp. Slight soiling to covers, otherwise VG+. ex-mus. stamp on front endpaper, title p. and several top margin pages. Not in text. Interior otherwise is VG+ to Near Fine 
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6 Brandeis, Madeline LITTLE PHILIPPE OF BELGIUM
New York A. Flanagan Company 1930 Hardcover Very Good + No Jacket Children Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Photographs By Author 
189 pp. Covers show mild wear. Corners and edges are scuffed and boards exposed. Covers in Good condition. Book in Very Good condition and is tight, clean. 
Price: 4.25 USD
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7 Browning, Robert THE RING AND THE BOOK
New York The Heritage Press 1949 Hard Cover Very Good Slipcase:Good Italy Size: Approx. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4" Carl Schultheiss 
"A lover of poetry who desired to make acquaintance with Browning's work once inquired of him which poem he should read first, and straightway came the reply - 'The Ring and the Book, of course.'" With an introduction by Edward Dowden. Illustrated with engravings by Carl Schultheiss. 690 pp. Covers in Very Good condition with some rubbing to the spine edges. Slipcase in Good condition with boards exposed along edges and corners, and small tear along bottom of case. Back hinge broken. Interior is tight, clean and in VG condition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Friis, Prof. J. A. And Ingerid Markhus (Translator) LAJLA: A TALE OF FINMARK
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1888 First Edition Cloth Good+ Europe Size: Approx. 5 " x 7" 
"Away in the north of Finmark* and far in the interior is the small village of Karasjok, which takes its name from the river upon whose banks it lies, Karasjok in the Lappish tongue signifying "the rapid river." *Finmark is the most northerly district of Norway, inhabited by Lapps, whom the Norwegians call Finns." 281 pp. Decorative brown cloth cover and spine. Front cover has light brown stain and rubbing to image. Corners are bumped, edges are rubbed and spine has small tears to top and bottom. Small tear on inside front cover by hinge. Interior has slight browning/foxing, but does not interfere with text. Overall, the book is in Good+ condition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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9 Grimm, Herman LIFE OF MICHAEL ANGELO: VOLUME I AND II
Boston Little Brown and Co. 1901 Cloth Good Artists Size: Approx. 5 1/4" x 8 1/2" Plates 
Translated by Fanny Elizabeth Bvnnett. New Edition with additions Illustrated with photogravure plates from works of art. Both volumes have maroon cloth covers with gold gilt lettering and decorative on the front cover and spine. Gold top edges. Volume I: 558 pp. with appendix. Corners bumped and edges rubbed on cover. Top and bottom of spine is worn. Front hinge is broken. One plate has been removed from the interior. Previous owner's name inscribed on front endpaper. Most plates have tissue guards. Interior is tight and clean. Volume II: 536 pp. with index. Corners bumped with boards exposed and edges rubbed on covers. Top and bottom of spine is worn. Front and back hinges are broken. Previous owner's name inscribed on front endpaper. Most plates have tissue guards. Interior is tight and clean. Overall, both volumes in Good condition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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10 Hallam, Henry INTRODUCTION TO THE LITERATURE OF EUROPE IN THE FIFTEENTH, SIXTEENTH, AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES. 3 Volumes
London John Murray 1843 Second Edition Hard Cover Good Europe Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 3/4" 
The volumes cover: Literature of Europe from the Middle Ages to 1700; History of Theological Literature in Europe from 1520 to 1700; History of Speculative, Moral, and Political Philosophy, and of Jurisprudence, in Europe, from 1520 to 1700; History of the Literature of Taste in Europe from 1520 to 1550; Scientific and Miscellaneous Literature of Europe from 1520 to 1550; History of Poetry from 1550 to 1700; History of Dramatic Literature from 1550 to 1700; History of Polite Literature in Prose from 1550 to 1700; History of Physical and Miscellaneous Literature from 1500 to 1700; History of Mathematical and Physical Science from 1600 to 1650. and History of some other Provinces of Literature from 1600 to 1650. VOLUME I: 568 pp. VOLUME II: 586 pp. VOLUME III: 648 pp. including Index. Volumes covers are brown paper? over boards. Spines reinforced with black tape. Paper labels on spine with typed letters. Covers rubbed, some stains. Corners bumped. Spine ends bumped/rubbed Overall covers are Good. Front hinge breaking in 2 volumes, one volume hinge broken on pp. 128-129; one volume pp.12-13 discoloration to pages as if another piece of paper left in at some time. Slight foxing to title pages, otherwise interiors are tight, clean and Very Good. Henry Hallam (1777-1859) was an English historian and best known for his books on European history and English constitutional history. May require extra postage. 
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11 House of Representatives TOBACCO TRADE WITH EUROPE
1848 Paperbound Very Good U.S. Government Document Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 3/4" Tables 
Thirtieth Congress-First Session. Report No. 810. "...the best service they could, at this time, render to the tabacco planters of the United States would be to place before the House...and before the tobacco planters, a summary of what has already been done by Congress...on the subject of the high rates of duty and restrictions imposed by foreign governmentrs upon American tobacco..." 74 pp. Tables showing each European country with the duty levied or restrictions, and annual revenue derived by each government. Some foxing. Several pages brown toned due to aging. Otherwise the report is Very Good. No tears or loose pages. 
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12 Irving, Washington CHRONICLE OF THE CONQUEST OF GRANADA
Philadelphia David McKay 1894 Hard Cover Very Good to Very Good- Famous Author Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" 
Author's revised edition. red cloth cover with gilt lettering and moorish design. gilt along top edge. spine sunned/soiled. Back cover's cream cloth mildly soiled. Bookplate on free endp. with owner's name and date: 1934. Otherwise interior is clean, tight and VG+. top edge gilt. decorative covers with gilt. 
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13 Jones, Margaret Patterson THE OTHER SIDE: A BOOK OF TRAVELS
Des Moines, IA The Kenyon Printing & Manufacturing Co. 1903 Cloth Very Good - Early Travel Size: Approx. 6 1/4" x 8 1/4" Photographs 
Description of early travels throughout Europe. Introduction by Mattie Locke-Macomber. 154 pp. Tan pictorial cover with image of suitcases and cruise ship on front. Cover is mildly dirty, corners are bumped and spine edges are bent from bookshelf wear. Brown top page edge. Some areas of exposure on front hinge, but still intact. May be ex. lib. as there are some identification numbers on front inside cover and freepaper, but no library stamp anywhere on the book. Previous owner's name inscribed on front freepaper. Some pencil marks on interior pages, otherwise interior is clean. Overall book is in VG- condition. 
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14 Kowalski, Kasimierz Mammals. An Outline of Theriology
Warsaw, Poland Smithsonian Belgrade 1976 Cloth Very Good Very Good to Very Good+ Zoology Size: Approx. 6 3/4" x 9 3/4" Sketches, Maps 
Translated from Polish for the Smithsonian and NSF by Panstwowe Wydwnictwo Naukowe, 617pp. "Owing to the fact that the author's personal interests include fossils as well as living mammals, he has tried to view the problems under discussion as much as possible from an evolutionary and historical perspective and has accordingly given equal emphasis to fossils and present-day mammals. From this point of view the book can claim to be original..." The term "theriology," the author explains, "has a long tradition in Polish scientific literature and is also commonly used by zoologists in the USSR instead of the linguistically less correct term 'mammology' which is more common in western literature." Extensive bibliography. Mild soil "strip" on spine, otherwise covers are VG+. Front hinge, 1" , broken. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and Near Fine. Pictorial dust jacket. Creases on inside flaps. Otherwise DJ is VG+ 
Price: 37.50 USD
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15 Lythgoe, John and Gillian Fishes of the Sea: The Coastal Waters of the British Isles, Northern Europe and the Mediterranean
New York Anchor Press/Doubleday 1975 0-385-07699-1 / 9780385076999 Cloth Near Fine Very Good + Fishes Size: Approx. 6 1/4" x 9" Colored Photographs, Line Drawings 
320 pages with index. bottom page edge, speckled with red dots? reminder copy? otherwise Book is Near Fine.DJ is VG+. 
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16 Mayer, E. A CONTRIBUTION TO THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE FLORA OF THE WESTERN JULIAN ALPS
Belgrade NOLIT Publishing House 1963 Wraps Very Good Botany Figures(photographs), Maps 
Translated from Slovenian. Published for the Smithsonian Institution and the National Science Foundation. ex-mus. stamp on front cover. very lightly soiled otherwise VG+. Interior is tight, clean and Near Fine. 
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17 Nowak, Eugeniusz THE RANGE EXPANSION OF ANIMALS AND ITS CAUSES (as Demonstrated By 28 Presently Spreading Species from Europe)
Warsaw, Poland Foreign Scientific Publications Department of the National Center for Scientific, Technical and Economic Information 1975 Soft Cover Very Good+ Mammals 8vo Maps,figures, Tables 
Translated from Polish. Published for the Smithsonian and National Science Foundation.. 164pp. Literature cited. Stiff colored wraps. 
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18 Pivany, Eugene HUNGARIAN-AMERICAN HISTORICAL CONNECTIONS, From Pre-Columbian times to the end of the American Civil War.
Budapest Royal Hungarian University Press, 1927 Paper Cover Good American History Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " 
A treatise read (in part) on the occasion of assuming his seat as a foreign member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, October 4, 1926. (Translated from the Hungarian). " ...the connection of Hungarians with America reachs back, not only to the colonial period of the present United States, but even to pre-Columbian times. Hungarian missionaries, Hungarian pioneers and Hungarian scientists have, at the risk of their lives, taken part in conquering the American wilderness for civilization..." 64 pp. Paper covers faded. Missing two tiny pieces at front bottom edge and 1" piece along back side edge. Spine pieces chipping/missing. Covers still intact. Overall covers are Good. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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19 Plato The Trial and Death of Socrates (in slipcase)
Heritage Press 1963 Cloth Near Fine Slipcase:Good Literature Han Erni 
translated out of the Greek with Introductory Analyses by Benjamin Jowett, Book has slight brownish stain on front/back endpapers-bottom edge 3/4"x1/2". Otherwise the book is Fine. Tight, clean. Laid in THE HERITAGE CLUB SANDGLASS. Number II:28, a review on this book. Slipcase's top and bottom edge torn but still intact. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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20 Reid, Herbert J. A. Through Europe in a Motor Car
London The International AutoTravel Company Leather Very Good Early Travel Size: Approx. 4 3/4" x 7 1/4" Maps, Tables, Drawings 
No date. Circa 1914 as previous owner's name on front free endpaper with "1914" and dates in text of 1913. Author was Managing Director of the International Autotravel Company. "To the 1,257 clients who have during the past five years motored in the British Isles and on the Continent of Europe in cars hired from the International Autotravel Company we dedicate...the sixth edition of this modest handbook." 158 pp. Filled with full page illustrated advertisements for hotels and Letters of "endorsements" from customers; Motoring-Routes for The British Isles and The Continent of Europe, including a Circular Tour of Ireland and The British Isles, and The Golfer's Motor Tour. Only markings on Golf Motor Tour: with red check marks next to Golf Courses and occasional red underlining. Otherwise interior is clean. Double page - Map of Great Britain. Black limp leather with gilt lettering on front. Mildly rubbed spine ends and side edge otherwise exterior is VG+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. A handsome little book. 
Price: 130.00 USD
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