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1 Public Ledger Almanacs for the Years 1870 through 1877
Philadelphia George W Childs 1877 1/2 leather Very Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; The first 8 issues of the Ledger Almanac bound handsomely in half-leather and marbled paper boards. Pictorial covers from the front and rear of each of the 1875 - 77 Almanacs are bound in as well as the front and rear of 1870, rear of 1871, front of 1872, rear of 73 and 74. Pictorial map of Fairmount park appears inside the rear cover of the 1870 issue. Spine in five compartments with four raised bands; title lettering gilt tooled in 2 compartments. Leather lightly rubbed over bands and at corners. Binding sound and contents neat. Prior owner bookplate removed from front pastedown with surface scar to the paper. Solid and attractive. VG 
Price: 85.00 USD
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2 Student's Practical Dictionary Containing Hindustani Words With English Meaning in Persian Character Urdu - English
Allahabad :: Bombay Ram Narain Lal 1936 Ninth Edition Hardcover Very Good- 
4to 11" - 13" tall; 622 pages; 9th edition. 4to sized in original thatched green cloth with titles in black. Soundly bound and generally clean copy with expected light general toning to page stock; a few mild instances of worming to the cloth boards, but not through to the endpages or contents. Light shelf rub to cloth at edges with mild crimping at spine ends. VG- ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 The New Hampshire Genealogical Record; An Illustrated Quarterly Magazine. Vols. 1 - 3. July 1903 - April 1904
New Hampshire Charles Tibbets 1906 Hardcover Very Good- 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 776 pages; First 3 volumes of the NH Genealogical Record, bound together in one (very stout) book. In heavy tan cloth with gilt lettered title label to spine. Title label at spine is rubbed and chipped with some minor loss to lettering but with the subject and dates easily discernabel. Binding sound. 12 copies of the quarterly in all, with a yearly index appended to the end ogf each year's volume. Prior owner has added some research notations in pen and pencil to a few scatteres groups of pages. Solid copy, if a little shelf worn and slightly utitlitarian in its rebinding. VG- 
Price: 90.00 USD
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4 Universal-Woerterbuch; Englisch (Englisch-Deutsch / Duetsch-Englisch)
Berlin Langenscheidt 2007 3468181272 / 9783468181276 Paperback Fine 
48mo 3" - 4" tall; 640 pages; Bright, snug and clean; no marks. Text in German and English; intended for German speakers learning English. Fine 
Price: 8.00 USD
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5 Adam, Anthony J. & Gerald H. Gaither Black Populism in the United States An Annotated Bibliography
Westport, CT Praeger Publishers 2004 0313324395 / 9780313324390 Hardcover Good+ 
Ut with ex-library indications including a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. Mild sunning at spine. Snug with clean text; condition graded down to reflect prior institutional ownership indications but generally about VG. G+ thus; Bibliographies and Indexes in Afro-American and African Studies; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 227 pages; HC in original port red cloth with titles in gilt. Snugly bound with clean contents, but with ex-library indications including residue of a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. Snug with clean text; condition graded down to reflect prior institutional ownership indications but generally about VG. G+ thus 
Price: 49.00 USD
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6 Administration, The Pennsylvania Historical Survey Division of Community Service Programs Work Proje A Checklist of Pennsylvania Newspapers Volume 1 Philadelphia County Prepared by The Pennsylvania Historical Survey Division of Community Service Programs Work Projects Administration
Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical Commission 1944 First Edition Wraps Very Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 323 pages; Paperback in pale blue, title lettered card stock covers. Mild sunning to covers at spine. Expected light toning to page stock. Snug and neat. VG+ 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Al-Kasimi, Ali Linguistics and Bilingual Dictionaries
Netherlands E J Brill 1977 9004047875 / 9789004047877 Hardcover Very Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 131 pages; 1977 E J Brill. HC Bright, snug and clean hardcover. Issued without dust jacket. University Language Dept's small ownership stamp to the front and back end pages. VG+ 
Price: 55.00 USD
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8 Alderman, Lesley The Book of Times; From Seconds to Centuries, a Compendium of Measures
New York William Morrow Paperbacks 2013 0062074180 / 9780062074188 First Edition Paperback Near Fine 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages; Paperback in pictorial covers. Tight, bright and fresh; text clean and unmarked. Spine ends lightly worn. A very nice edition. NF 
Price: 7.50 USD
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9 Annis, Daniel Gage & George Waldo Browne Vital Records of Londonderry, New Hampshire: a Full and Accurate Transcript of the Births, Marriage Intentions, Marriages and Deaths in This Town from the Earliest Date to 1910
Bowie, MD Heritage Books Inc 1989 1556132034 / 9781556132032 Paperback Fine 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 328 pages; Heritage Books trade sized paperback in publisher issued, printed glossy covers. Brigh tight and fresh; no marks. Appears unused and about Fine 
Price: 32.95 USD
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10 Association, Paperweight Collectors'; June Morfe, Gay Taylor, John Hawley, Steven Lundbergy; et. al. Annual Bulletin of the Paperweight Collectors Association, Inc, 1996
Beltsville, MD Paperweight Collectors Association 1996 Limited edtion Hardcover Near Fine 
Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages; Oversize HC in glossy color illustrated boards; spine unlettered, as issued. Bright fresh copy with just mild shelf evidence/rub to glossy surfaces. Contents crisp and fresh. Illustrated with color photographs. NF 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Auctions, Morphy Morphy Auctions, Adamstown Antique Gallery ... [Premier Sale], Denver, PA. Friday and Saturday Session, April 9 & 10, 2004
Denver, PA Morphy Auctions 2004 Hardcover Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued 
Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 136 pages; Oversize HC in glossy color photo illustrated boards. Handsomely illustrated catalof for the premier sale of the highly regarded Morphy auctions, featuring an extensive offering of vintage toys. Each of the 1160 lots illustrated with a color photograph. Mild shelf tapping to board corners. Appears unread and unperused. Issued without dust jacket. VG++ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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12 Aycrigg, B Calendars. Rules, Explanations, Contradictions As To Ac. To Correct the Erros of Ns. , Os. , and Am; Ae. -Actian; Am-Present Greek [Etc]
New York Printed for the Author By E. O. Jenkins' Sons 1886 First Edition Paperback Very Good- 
Tab;es; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pages; Paperbound copy in original title lettered wraps over side staple bound text block; spine unlettered, as issued. Contents clean and neat with just expected mild toning. Cover wraps lightly edge toned with a thin swath of shelf soiling along the front edge of the cover and light shelf rub to extremities. Mild wrinling and short closed stress tear to cover material at base of spine. Wrpas appear to have been reglued over the side-stapled spine. Solid and clean. Scarce monograph with only 3 copies located in institutional holdings searched on Worldcat. VG- 
Price: 165.00 USD
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13 Baillie, G. H. & C. Clutton and C. A. Ilbert and L. H. Cresswell and F. Janca Britten's Old Clocks and Watches and Their Makers; A Historical an Descriptive Account of the Different Styles of Clocks and Watches of the Past in England and Abroad Containing a List of Nearly Fourteen Thousand Makers
New York Bonanza Books 1956 Seventh Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by F. Janca 
B&W Photographs and Diagrams; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 518 pages; Oversize HC/DJ. 7th edition, reprinted. Square, sound and clean in original dust jacket. No marks. Light soiling to page block edges. Jacket rubbed at edges with some light handling soil to surfaces and a few small nicks and chips at edges. Illustrate with B&W photographs and diagrams. VG/VG-. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Balthaser, James Adam A Genealogical Record of the Balthasers, 1775-1975
York, PA The Author 1975 Wraps Very Good- 
Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 273 pages; 1975 [self-published] James Adam Balthaser. Square format paperback in title lettered card stock covers. Saddle stapled binding. Sound clean copy; no marks. Spine slightly rolled and a thin section of pages toward the rear of the book are lightly bumped. Solid and clean. An uncommon Genealogy. VG- 
Price: 59.50 USD
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15 Barnett, Alan W. Community Murals; The People's Art
New York and London Cornwall Books 1984 0845347314 / 9780845347317 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- 
B&W & Color Photos; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 516 pages; Sturdy and neat cloth-bound volume with copious illustrations including color plates. Binding of this stout volume is slightly shaken in the spine. Minimally an ex-library copy with reference desk stamp to front pastedown but no other library marks or attachments. Mild toning to cloth at spine and trace shelf soiling to cloth boards. Contents clean and unmarked. VG- ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Bemis, Charles A. ; James Dunn (Foreword) History of the Town of Marlborough Cheshire County, New Hampshire A Facsimile of the 1881 Edition
Marlborough, NH Frost Free Library 1974 Facsimile; Limited edtion Hardcover Very Good+ 
B & W photographs, drawings; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 726 pages; 1974 Frost Free Library. Limited edition of 1000 copies, a facsimile of the 1881 original edition. Pictorial paper covered boards and gray cloth backstrip, lettered in silver. Square, solid and neat. Issued without dust jacket. Contents clean and unmarked. Just a touch of superficial shelf/handling evidence to externals. Illustrated with photographs & drawings. VG+ 
Price: 44.95 USD
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17 Bernet, Sotheby Parke American Indian Art, Sale # 3486, March 20, 1973, Sotheby Parke Bernet
New York Sotheby Parke Bernet 1973 Paperback Very Good 
B&W Photographs; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Sale 3486, Property of Robert Ogle. In pictorial wraps. 274 lots, many pictured in black and white. Light shelf soiling to covers; otherwise very neat. VG to VG+ 
Price: 10.00 USD
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18 Berthier, P. V. ; Jean-Pierre Colignon Le Francais Ecorche (Le Francais Retrouve)
Paris Belin 1987 2701110548 / 9782701110547 Paperback Fine 
(French Edition) ; Drawings; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 251 pages; 1987 Belin. Paperback in glossy, flexible illustrated covers. Bright tight and fresh. Appears unread and about as new. F 
Price: 19.85 USD
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19 Blue Book Publishing Co. The Pittsburg Blue Book 1911; An Elite Directory And Family Register - Edition of 1911 [aka, Pittsburgh Blue Book]
Pittsburgh, PA Blue Book Publishing Co. 1910 Hardcover Very Good- 
Pictorial ads; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 834 pages; Stout hardcover in original blue cloth with title lettering, pictorial vignette and advertising stamped brightly in gilt to covers and spine. A notable art-deco design ad for the "Safe Deposit & Trust Co." is on the lower board. All edges gilt. Soundly bound and clean; cloth lightly stressed at spine ends; corners lightly bumped with rubbing and trace fray. The binding of the stout volume is a little shaken in the spine; rear endpage joint has a partial split. Paged CCXIV of pages listing Social Clubs and 620 pages of perosnal and business listings. Ads appear periodically in the text, some pictorial on special colored pages. Sound bright copy. VG- ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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20 Bowker Working Press of the Nation 2002: Magazine and Newsletter Directory Working Press of the Nation. Vol 2: Magazines and Internal Publications, 2002
Bowker Llc 2001 0835244091 / 9780835244091 Paperback Very Good- 
4to 11" - 13" tall; 2002 Bowker; massive softcover in glossy wraps. Crisp, tight and fresh. X-library reference book. Appears never used. Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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