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DESCRIPTIONS OF NEW FLUVIATILE SHELLS OF THE UNITED STATES

By: Anthony, John G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1854

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003617

Condition: Good


SIGNED: "Providence Athenaeum. from the Author" on the cover. From Annuls of the Lyceum of Natural History in New York, Vol. VI., p.80. April 1854. Providence Athenaeum Stamp on first page of text. "In June, 1853, the writer entered upon a pedestrian tour through the States of Kentucky, Tennessee, and part of Georgia, with the double purpose of renovating health, and of collecting the numerous and varied species of fluviatile shells with which our Western str... View more info

ADDRESS IN TIME

By: Bartlett, Elizabeth

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Chester Springs, PA, U.S.A., Dufour Editions, Incorporated: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001785

ISBN: 0-8023-1271-3

Condition: Near Fine


95 pp. DJ with small chips on bottom inside flap, light wear to edges and corners. Book is tight, clean. Signed by author on title page. Book in NF condition. View more info

Article Techniques That Sell

By: Boggess, Louise

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Mateo, California, B & B Press: 1978

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004190

Condition: Very Good-


Gift inscription on title half page SIGNED by author. This easy-to follow method shows you the essential techniques you need to develop an idea into the nine basic articles that all magazines buy. 272 pp. Front covers edges possibly damp residue?(as if lightly foxed) doesn't go through. Otherwise book is Very Good+. Interior is clean, tight, and VG+. View more info

HISTORICAL SKETCH OF THE SCIENCE OF BOTANY IN NORTH AMERICA FROM 1635 TO 1858

By: Brendel, Frederick

Price: $55.00

Publisher: American Naturalist: 1879

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003043

Condition: Very Good


From the American Naturalist, December 1879. Front page signed "Compliments of Fred Brendel ("appears" to be in pencil) and underneath J.Duncan Putnam signature in ink. no front cover, but still in Very Good condition. Clean. Stapled. pp.1-31. View more info

THE WALLY WEET STORIES: CATHOLIC SCHOOL BOYS DON'T JUST FIGHT AFTER SCHOOL

By: Bruehl, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: North Charleston, South Carolina, BookSurge LLC: 2005

Inscription: Gift Inscription By Author

Seller ID: 007184

ISBN: 1-4196-1096-1

Condition: Very Good


"The Wally Weet Stories explore the coming of age trials and exploits of a boy growing up in the scrub and 'burbs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania during the great depression, WWII, and the Korean War. Wally's little epic begins when he is about four and ends when he finally has to deal with the responsibilities that come with marriage." 179 pp. Gift inscription from author on half title page. Cover has very light wear and rubbing to corners and edges, some small sc... View more info

SONGS AND PORTRAITS

By: Burt, Maxwell Struthers

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1920

Inscription: Gift Inscription By Author

Seller ID: 007258

Condition: Good


78 pp. Blue paper boards with cream linen spine, paper title label on spine. Gift inscription by author to his wife, Katherine Newlin Burt, that reads "To Winkie with deep affection, Struthers Burt, Christmas 1943". Cover corners and edges are bumped and rubbed to boards, scuffing and discoloration to cover faces particularly along edges, spine soiled and creased, title label is chipped and torn, spine ends are bent and fraying. Endpapers browning, interior pages... View more info

IN THE COMPANY OF BEARS

By: Curtiss, A. B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Escondito, CA, Oldcastle Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007215

ISBN: 0-932529-72-0

Condition: Very Good+


"In a magical place, which could be closer than you think, wise and wonderful polar bears have discovered the secret of time and new ideas about work and play. They demonstrate family in the way they encourage and honor a child's sense of self." Unpaginated. Winner of the Benjamin Franklin Award from the Publishers Marketing Association. Signed by auther on page opposite of dedication page. DJ is VG with wear and creasing to edges and corners, scuffing and marks ... View more info

SHE CAME TO THE VALLEY A Novel of the Lower Rio Grande Valley Mission, Tex

By: Dawson, Cleo

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Jenkins Publishing Company: 1972

Edition: Historical Special Edition

Inscription: Gift Inscription By Author

Seller ID: 002276

Condition: Very Good+ to Near Fine


"This delightful novel takes you on a journey through the hot, dry Texas Plains into a lush garden paradise along the lower valley of the Rio Grande. Set in the early twentieth century these pages are filled with the history of the country brought out by the heartaches and the joys of the men and women who settled the border town of Mission, Texas. Drawn from the real life of Cleo Dawson's childhood, the story of building the Valley is enriched by her intimate knowle... View more info

DEATH VALLEY SCOTTY RIDES AGAIN

By: Driskill, Earl C.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Death Valley, Ca, 1958

Edition: Fourth Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004915

Condition: Very Good


Death Valley Scotty Tells His Own Stories In His Own Inimitable Style. Tales told by Death Valley Scotty, Winter of 1952-1953 at Scotty's Castle. SIGNED by author on front free endpaper:"Best Wishes from Earl C. Driskill, Death Valley, 1961." 59 pp. Photographs. Glossy covers. Mildly rubbed at spine tips. Overall covers are Very Good. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. Author was manager of the Castle during that period and Scotty's companion in tales of the past ... View more info

PHYLLOSPADIX, ITS SYSTEMATIC CHARACTERS AND DISTRIBUTION.

By: Dudley, William Russell

Price: $65.00

Publisher: 1894

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003037

Condition: Very Good


Extracted from Zoe, Vol.IV, No. 4, issued February 26, 1894. pp.381-385. Signed by author on front cover "Compliments of W.R. Dudley". "The genus Phyllospadix, Hook., was founded on plants collected by Dr. Scouler, at Dundas Id., Columbia River...In making a critical biological study of the genus, its morophology and anatomy, during the past year, for the purpose of ascertaining its relationship to Zostera, and the possible causes, under the peculiar climatic... View more info

THE GENUS PHYLLOSPADIX

By: Dudley, William Russell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y., 1893

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003038

Condition: Very Good


Reprinted from The Wilder Quarter-Century Book. pp.403-418. Signed by author on front cover "Compliments of W.R. Dudley". "Phyllospadix belongs to a group of plants-the Sea Grasses, remarkable in their morphological characters, their habitat, and the probable antiquity of the types constituting them. The genera are few in number, variously reckoned from seven to ten, embracing less than thirty known species, and including all the flowering plants whose habit... View more info

THE KING ABAS. A Story from the Mountains of Kurdistan

By: Emmanuel, Raphael.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Moline, Illinois, Strombeck Press Inc: 1947

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003868

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED on front free endpaper: "My name in my own native Syriack language, (name written above inscription). Raphael Emmanuel. Oct. 31, 1949". unpaginated. Photograph of Emmanuel. "The King Abas ruled with such a perfect accord and equity, that neither the rich came before the poor, nor the poor before the rich!" Red cover with black lettering. Slightly soiled. Overall covers are Very Good to Very Good+. Library pocket on front endpaper, otherwise interio... View more info

WISHING YOU... THE SIMPLE JOYS OF THE SEASON

By: Evans, Sandi Gore

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cumming, Iowa, Landauer Books: 1999

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007225

ISBN: 1-890621-07-2

Condition: Very Good-


Illustrated and written by Sandi Gore Evans. Charming holiday book encouraging you to enjoy all the little parts of the holiday season from A to Z. 31 pp. Red decorative boards. Light wear to cover corners and edges, minor scuffing, spine is faded, spine ends are rubbed. Cocked spine. Author's signature on bottom of front free endpaper. Gift inscription from different person above author's signature, also on front free endpaper. Interior clean, tight. Book in VG- conditi... View more info

Ten to One. The Confederation Wager

By: Faribault, Marcel and Robert M. Fowler

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1965

Inscription: Signed by Both Authors

Seller ID: 003644

Condition: Very Good+


SIGNED by Marcel Faribault and Robert Fowler on front free endpaper. In the Preface: "This book is a wager. The wager that Canada can maintain her identity and independence side by side with a neighbour ten times more powerful in population, gross national product, wealth, and world influence. The wager that she will do so by means similar to those of the United States, through a federal union of ten provinces extraordinarily different in origin, settlement, tendenci... View more info

OVERBOOKED IN ARIZONA

By: Gottlieb, Samuel Hirsh

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S.A., Camelback Gallery: 1994

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003984

ISBN: 0963996606

Condition: Fine


SIGNED by author. Book is Fine with Fine DJ with mylar(protective clear)shield. 95 pp. View more info

THE SOFTWIRE: BETRAYAL ON ORBIS 2

By: Haarsma, PJ

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Candlewick Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Gift Inscription By Author

Seller ID: 006597

ISBN: 0763627100

Condition: Very Good


"In this second episode of The Softwire, PJ Haarsma takes readers on another lightning-paced, cyber-fueled ride through the amazing universe he introduced in The Softwire: Virus on Orbis 1." 298 pp. Black cloth covers with copper lettering on spine. DJ in Good+ condition with creasing/chipping to edges and corners, small tears to top front edge, not price-clipped. Signature sticker on front of DJ. Lower cover front edge is discolored and has bump, spine ends are ... View more info

A JOURNEY IN SOUTHEASTERN MEXICO. NARRATIVE OF EXPERIENCES, AND OBSERVATIONS ON AGRICULTURAL AND INDUSTRIAL CONDITIONS

By: Harper, Henry H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, De Vinne Press: 1910

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003721

Condition: Good


SIGNED by Harper on front free endpaper: "To Mr. Marcus M. Munsill with compliments and personal regards. H.H. Harper". Privately printed for the author. 100 pp. many uncut. Green boards and vellum spine with gold lettering. Covers worn especially around edges. Corners rubbed to boards. Back cover soiled? overall covers are Good. Mild foxing on most pages, mainly around margins. Otherwise interior is tight and Very Good. View more info

JAILHOUSE STORIES: Memories of a Smalltown Sheriff

By: Haugerud, Neil

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., University of Minnesota Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004984

ISBN: 0816633614

Condition: Fine


SIGNED. In JAILHOUSE STORIES, Haugerud describes what it was like to live next to a prison, where jailbirds and jailbreaks were part of family life. These are the reminiscences of a real-life Andy Griffith character, a man dedicated to maintaining order in rural America durning both peaceful and turbulent times." 223 pp. copy from the author. Signed by Author View more info

LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF FAMOUS WOMEN: WHEREIN ARE FACTS BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL, WITH OTHER MENTION MORE INTIMATE, GATHERED IN STRAY PLACES ON VARIOUS SUNSHINY DAYS

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: $300.00

Publisher: East Aurora, New York, The Roycrofters: 1898

Edition: Limited Autographed Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007072

Condition: Very Good-


Famous Women included in this edition are Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Madame Guyon, Harriet Martineau, Charlotte Bronte, Christini Rossetti, Rose Bonheur, Madame De Stael, Elizabeth Fry, Mary Lamb, Jane Austen, Empress Josephine, and Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. "Of this edition there were printed but four hundred and seventy copies. Each book is numbered and signed. This book is number 50" and signed in black ink by Elbert Hubbard. Beautifully printed pages on u... View more info

An Analysis of Goals 2000, Redefining American Education

By: Hudson, Kathi

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Costa Mesa, CA, NACE/CEE: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004346

ISBN: 0-945072-02-3

Condition: Very Good+


Citizens for Excellence in Education. 202 pp. Gift inscription from the author on title page. Softback. Book is Very Good+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info