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NEW YORK IN YOUR POCKET

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, [Hotel Astor]: [1915?]

Seller ID: P7142

Condition: Good


Unpaginated (approx. 28p.) Scrape on front with wrap edges overhanging the fore edges creased and torn, stamp of Publicity Bureau of Chamber of Commerce on front. Brochure that begins with a section touting the splendors of the Hotel Astor, but primarily a listing of transportation, clubs, museums, parks, libraries, nearby destinations, theaters, and demographics for the city. Basically exactly what the title promises. Foldout map tipped in inside back wrap. (5"x3-1/4") View more info

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LOUISIANA NEWS DIGEST, DECEMBER 1951, VOL. 3, NO. 12

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Louisiana Department of Commerce and Industry: 1951

Seller ID: MG1516

Condition: Very good


Unpaginated (approx. 16p.) Includes articles on traditional Louisiana vehicles, the International Rice Festival, Leesville, and commerce in Louisiana. (7"x5") View more info

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LOUISIANA NEWS DIGEST, NOVEMBER 1951, VOL. 3, NO. 11

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Louisiana Department of Commerce and Industry: 1951

Seller ID: MG1515

Condition: Very good


Unpaginated (approx. 16p.) Includes articles on autumn fishing, Louisiana festival queens, Franklinton, 100th anniversary celebration of oil discovery, and commerce in Louisiana. (7"x5") View more info

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LOUISIANA NEWS DIGEST, JANUARY 1952, VOL. 4, NO. 1

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Louisiana Department of Commerce and Industry: 1952

Seller ID: MG1517

Condition: Very good


Unpaginated (approx. 16p.) Includes articles on agricultural promotion, Gretna, dispute between Texas and Louisiana over pelicans, whooping cranes, and shrimp, and commerce in Louisiana. (7"x5") View more info

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NEW YORK: THE METROPOLIS OF AMERICA

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [New York], [Williamsburg Art Co.]: [1910?]

Seller ID: P7396

Condition: Good


Unnumbered (approx. 16p.) Overlapping wrap edges creased and torn. Souvenir containing colorized photos of important landmarks in New York City at the beginning of the 20th century. B&w and color photographs. (9-3/4"x6-7/8") View more info

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A NATION OF NATIONS

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros.: 1945

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H6746

Condition: Very Good


399p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover spine sunned. Includes bibliographical notes. Order leaflet included with this book indicates that a signed copy of this title was available for purchase by mail, which this copy probably was. No. 4 of the Nation of Nations series. Puts forth the premise that the United States isn't essentially Anglo-Saxon but "the blend of cultures from many lands woven of threads from all corners of the earth. Diversity itself is the American pattern, is the stuff and color of the fabric." [Christian; 540] 8 b&w photo plates. (8-3/4"x6") View more info

FROM MANY LANDS

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1940

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9328

Condition: Good+


350p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover corners bumped, spine and edges sunned. 8 pages of b&w photo plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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FROM MANY LANDS

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1940

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9297

Condition: Good+


350p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover corners bumped, spine sunned, front hinge a bit weak. 8 pages of b&w photo plates. (9-5/8"x6-1/2") View more info

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WHAT'S YOUR NAME? (THE NATION OF NATIONS SERIES, NO. 3)

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros.: 1942

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: G2043

Condition: Good +


[xvi], 247p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Spine sunned. [Christian; 529] (8-3/8"x5-5/8") View more info

Image for A PARADE OF ALASKA HISTORY SCULPTURED IN BAS-RELIEF FOR THE ALASKA MUTUAL SAVINGS BANK, ANCHORAGE, ALASKA

A PARADE OF ALASKA HISTORY SCULPTURED IN BAS-RELIEF FOR THE ALASKA MUTUAL SAVINGS BANK, ANCHORAGE, ALASKA

By: Alaska Mutual Savings Bank

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Anchorage, Alaska, Alaska Mutual Savings Bank: 1976

Seller ID: H4960

Condition: Very Good


48p. Cover lightly soiled. Oblong. B&w photographs. (9-1/4"x12-1/4") View more info

Image for 'PASS IT ON:' THE STORY OF BILL WILSON AND HOW THE A.A. MESSAGE REACHED THE WORLD

'PASS IT ON:' THE STORY OF BILL WILSON AND HOW THE A.A. MESSAGE REACHED THE WORLD

By: Alcoholics Anonymous

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alcoholics Anonymous World Services: 1984

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10420

ISBN: 0916856127

Condition: Good +


429p. 1st printing. Scratches on front cover, brown spots on top page edges, jacket lightly rubbed with chips to edges. Includes bibliographic sources. B&w photographs. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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CONSTITUTION DES BEDERKESA'ER CLUB

By: Bederkesa'er Club

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, Bederkesa'er Club: 1904

Seller ID: P7187

Condition: Very good


36p. Social club in Brooklyn, New York for immigrants from Bederkesa area of Germany. (5-1/4"x4-1/4") View more info

Image for SMALL GLORIES: A MEMOIR OF SOUTHERN ST. CHARLES COUNTY AND THE FORMATION OF THE FRANCIS HOWELL SCHOOL DISTRICT

SMALL GLORIES: A MEMOIR OF SOUTHERN ST. CHARLES COUNTY AND THE FORMATION OF THE FRANCIS HOWELL SCHOOL DISTRICT

By: Brown, Daniel T.; Warlene (Greer) Reed, Editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Charles, Missouri, Howell Foundation: 2003

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: P6515

ISBN: 1893937143

Condition: Very good


[xxii], 570p. Signed by author on title page. B&w photographs. (9"x6") View more info

Image for A MILLION MILES IN NEW YORK STATE

A MILLION MILES IN NEW YORK STATE

By: Burger, Billy

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Association Press: 1946

Edition: First

Seller ID: H5761

Condition: Good+


87p. Spot on frontispiece and title page fore edges, p. 45 top corner missing, endpapers have acid discoloration, cover corners worn, jacket has chips to edges. Personal reminiscences of author's work with the YMCA in New York State. B&w photo plates. (7-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

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PROSPECTUS FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS OF CASE SCHOOL OF APPLIED SCIENCE, CLEVELAND, OHIO, SIXTY-FOURTH YEAR, 1944-1945

By: Case School of Applied Science

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Case School of Applied Science: 1944

Seller ID: P7184

Condition: Very good


38p. Name on front and a bit of marginalia. Includes information on requirements for admission, curricula for undergraduates, financial aid and expenses, and college calendar. B&w photographs. (9"x6") View more info

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OFFICIAL GUIDE: BOOK OF THE FAIR, 1933

By: Century of Progress International Exposition (Chicago, 1933-1934)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Chicago, A Century of Progress: 1933

Seller ID: P7395

Condition: Very good


194p. Cover stained with edges torn. A detailed view of the exhibits and attractions at the 1933 Chicago World's Fair. B&w foldout map and photographs and color illustrations. (9-1/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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VACATION TRAMPS IN NEW ENGLAND HIGHLANDS

By: Chamberlain, Allen

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1919

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11041

Condition: Good +


[xiv], 164p. Former owner's name on front endpaper, endpapers toned, cover corners bumped and spine sunned, tissue at title page creased. The maps were compiled and drawn by Allen & Francis Chamberlain. Written to "serve as a finger-board to indicate some of the 'wilderness' of New England that await the foot-free rover." 9 leaves of b&w maps and 15 leaves of b&w photo plates & frontispiece. (7"x4-3/4") View more info

Image for 1939 FIRST CONVENTION OF THE JUNIOR ORDER OF THE CROATIAN FRATERNAL UNION (PRVA KONVENCIJA POMLADKA)

1939 FIRST CONVENTION OF THE JUNIOR ORDER OF THE CROATIAN FRATERNAL UNION (PRVA KONVENCIJA POMLADKA)

By: Croatian Fraternal Union of America, Junior Order

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, Penn., Croatian Fraternal Union of America: 1939

Seller ID: G1106

Condition: Good+


38p. Cover stained, former owner's name on front cover. B&w photographs. Wire bound. (11"x8-1/2") View more info

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A CENTURY OF PROGRESS EXPOSITION, CHICAGO: OFFICIAL PICTURES IN COLOR

By: Dawes, Rufus C.; Century of Progress

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Chicago, Century of Progress: 1934

Seller ID: P7013

Condition: Very good


Some offsetting of plates. Wire spiral binding. 30 color plates. (8-1/2"x11-1/4") View more info

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THE COLOR OF A GREAT CITY

By: Dreiser, Theodore

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Boni & Liveright: 1923

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12534

Condition: Very good


[xvi], 286p. Bookstore label on back pastedown, some edges uncut, fade spots and sizing scraped on cover with spine sunned and gilt worn. In descriptive sketches, Dreiser relates his early impressions of New York City as it was in the first decade and a half of the 20th century. B&w illustrations and 30 brown woodcut illustrated plates and frontispiece. (9"x6") View more info