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The Greville Memoirs (Second Part); A Journal of the Reign of Queen Victoria from 1837 to 1852 (Vol. I Only of Three)

By: Greville, Charles C.F

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1885

Seller ID: 012103

Condition: Good


Blue cloth on boards. Generally worn, hinges cracked, but devoid of marks. Volume I ends with the events of May 3, 1841, including the resignation of Gordon, The Whig Secretary of the Treasury, and the ensuing vote of non-confidence of June 4. 406 pp. plus extensive publisher's catalog. Heavy book might need extra postage. View more info

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The Greville Memoirs(Third Part); Vol. II of Three/ A Journal of the Reign of Queen Victoria (From 1852-1860)

By: Greville, Charles C.F.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1887

Seller ID: 012104

Condition: Good


Blue cloth on boards. Generally worn, with cracked hinges, but devoid of marks. Begins with Jan. 1, 1856, with Esterhazy's presentation of the Austrian proposal to Nesselrode of Russia. Ends Nov. 13, 1860. With index. View more info

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The Works of Gerald Griffin; Tales of the Munster Festivals (The Aylmers of Bally-Aylmer, The Hand and Word, The Barber of Bantry, Etc.)

By: Griffin, Gerald

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., D. & J. Sadlier & Co.: 1857

Seller ID: 006070

Condition: Good Plus


Original blindstamped green cloth on boards. Dated from internet research on publisher. Griffin lived 1803-1840. The Sadlier Company's chief audience was Irish immigrants to America. NOTE: Please search under Griffin for other titles we've listed separately. This is Volume 3 of the series. Covers handsoiled. A few small edge tears, not affecting text. 430 pp. View more info

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The Gulf of Years

By: Griffin, Watson

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, The Point Publishers: 1927

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007085

Condition: Very Good


Original dark green cloth on boards lettered in gold. Set in Loyalist country of Southern Ontario. Others have described the romance of a local doctor with a farmer's daughter as well as some treatment of the subject of faith healing. All I could find was a blanket dismissal by E.L. Bobak, apparently based on someone else's appraisal of the book as having "'the stamp of the amateur' on every page." Previous owner's name the only writing. No damage. 407 pp. View more info

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The Home Gardener's Pronouncing Dictionary

By: Hottes, Alfred Carl

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Des Moines, IA, Meredith Publishing Co.: 1931

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 002103

Condition: Good Plus


Original brown soft cover lettered in black. Compiled for Better Homes and Gardens. Edge soiled, but no damage or writing. 95 pp. View more info

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Christian Life and Conduct

By: Hunting, Rev. Harold B.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Charles Scribner's Sons: 1910

Seller ID: 001349

Condition: Very Good


Original mustard cloth on boards. No DJ. Overall very good, but previous owner's name and white space notations throughout. The Bible Study Union Lessons; Intermediate Grade. Living According to the Standards of Law, Living According to the Standards of the Sages and Prophets, Living According to the Standards of Jesus. 196 pp. View more info

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Astoria; Salmagundi; The Adventures of Captain Bonneville

By: Irving, Washington

Price: $16.00 USD

Publisher: Chicago, Donohue, Henneberry & Co.:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006540

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original brown cloth on boards. Prize note and previous owner's seal. Bug hole in corner tip. Text block margin-tanned. 387, 278, and 297 pp., respectively. View more info

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Windmills and Wooden Shoes

By: Jaekel, Blair

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., McBride, Nast, & Co.: 1912

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003409

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original dark olive green cloth on boards. A straightforward travel text, with several photos, including one of its own "Leaning Tower." A few light foxing shadows, but no writing or damage. 219 pp. with index. View more info

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The Postal History of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick 1754-1867

By: Jephcott, Greene, and Young

Price: $175.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Sissons Publications Limited: 1964

Edition: First Edition. No. 82 of 400 Copies

Seller ID: 012029

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth on boards. DJ chipped and torn head and foot. Previous owner's name clipped. A bible for the postal collector. Courier, stage, steamer, railway routes. Express companies and forwarders. Rarity factors applied from 1-10. All postal markings are in the correct size. Many photos and drawings. "Too Late Box." 393 pp. with index. View more info

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The Secret of Lost Lake(The Dana Girls Mystery Stories)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Grosset and Dunlap: 1963

Edition: First (Lists to Itself Inside Book)

Seller ID: 004055

Condition: Very Good


Original multicolour cover on boards. B/W endpapers. Lists to itself inside book, and to The Sierra Gold Mystery (No. 23) on rear cover. Set in dinosaur country, the girls experience a train wreck in which a valuable dog disappears. 174 pp. View more info

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Amyas and Ayacanora; Books Within Books; No. 2

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: London, Nelson:

Seller ID: 000602

Condition: Very Good


Original beige spine on bright red decorated boards, no DJ. Taken from "Westward Ho". Patterned EPs with "1798" repetition. Light splash spots at top of cover, OW very good. A complicated little tale of love and war on the sea, part of the ages-old competition between England and Spain. Amyas and Ayacanora are the male and female protagonists, respectively. 125 pp. includes a map of "How the Spanish Armada went home again". A two-page catalogue lists all 39 of the Books-within-Books. ONE other listed. View more info

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Glory Jubilee Songs

By: Larson, Joseph T.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Joseph T. Larson: 1944

Edition: Second Edition - 6000 Total

Seller ID: 001531

Condition: Good


Original softcover song booklet, stapled at spine. No DJ. Cover missing, which also contained about half of the Index. All 58 songs present. 64 pp. with partial Index. Clean. Includes the selection, "Go to the Rock, Then, to Hide Thee," which was included in the only internet reference found. View more info

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Colony to Nation; A History of Canada

By: Lower, Arthur R.M.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Longmans, Green, & Company: 1947

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 010211

Condition: Good


Beige cloth on boards. Front joint split two inches at foot. Previous owner's name, Richard V. Gorham, who entered the foreign service in Japan, and later served several years as Canada's Ambassador to China. He resided at Gorham's Bluff on the Kingston Peninsula, New Brunswick. 600 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Pendle Hill; A Quaker Experiment in Education and Community

By: Mather, Eleanore Price

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Wallingford, PA, Pendle Hill Publications: 1980

Edition: First Edition (No Additional printings)

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Artist Colombe Hearth

Seller ID: 011787

ISBN: 0-87574-954-2

Condition: Very Good


Orange cloth on boards. Santa Fe Monthly Meeting of Friends library. Inscribed and signed by Colombe Hearth, an artist. A history of the founding and development of a Quaker study and meditation center near Philadelphia. DJ worn, with one 1-inch tear. 118 pp. View more info

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The Merchant of Berlin: An Historical Novel

By: Muhlbach, Louise (Clara Mundt)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Company: 1867

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 006665

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. Translated from the German by Amory Coffin, M.D. Light foxing to first free endpaper. Set in 1760, the fifth year of war between Austria and Prussia. 394 pp. View more info

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Rolling Round the Horn

By: Muncaster, Claude

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Rich & Cowan, Ltd.: 1933

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005007

Condition: Good


Original tweedy grey cloth on boards. The Neptune Library. An artist signs on to the crew of a four-masted barque, Olivebank, and sails from Australia to the British Isles. Private school library evidence. Some cover soil. 240 pp. plus extensive catalog. View more info

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Cancer in Children; Reasons for HOPE

By: Pochedly, Carl (M.D.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Port Washington, NY, Ashley Books: 1979

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 001210

Condition: Very Good


Original black plasticized cloth on boards. Very good DJ and mylar cover overall. Ex-library, but only one stamp and scar of pocket removal as evidence. No other marks. Minor gutter repair at pp.40-41.Deals with common types of cancer as found in children, and ends with a chapter on how to survive in a painful specialty - intended for physicians but helpful to others, too. A hopeful book. View more info

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The River St. John; Its Physical Features, Legends and History from 1604 to 1784

By: Raymond, Rev. Wm. O.

Price: $90.00 USD

Publisher: St. John, N.B., John A. Bowes: 1910

Edition: Second Edition (Entirely Rewritten)

Seller ID: 012321

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Entirely rewritten, with larger print than the First Edition. New material added. 552 pp. plus index. View more info

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The Trained Nurse and Hospital Review (Handbook Series Number Three)

By: Rice, Edith M. (R.N.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Lakeside Publishing Company: 1928

Edition: Thirteenth Edition

Seller ID: 006361

Condition: Very Good


Original grey soft cover stapled booklet of 40 pp. If I Forget - Useful Hints and Reminders for Nurses in Every Field. View more info

Image for Man Proposes; or the Romance of John Alden Shaw

Man Proposes; or the Romance of John Alden Shaw

By: Robinson, Eliot H.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., A.L. Burt: 1920

Edition: Reprint (Second Impression)

Seller ID: 001538

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. No DJ. A young lawyer proud of his prowess in tennis is surprised to be chosen to act for a prominent businessman whose bride left him on thei first day of their honeymoon. Colour frontispiece by William Van Dresser. Light stain upper right quarter of cover and front free endpaper, still very good. 359 pp. View more info