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Songs. Lester S. Levy. FLASHES OF MERRIMENT: A Century of Humorous Songs in America 1805-1905. Norman: U of Oklahoma Press, 1971. FIRST EDITION (stated). 4to. xiv,370 pages including index. Yellow cloth. Book in fine condition. Dustjacket partly faded, price clipped but unworn. Numerous illustrations (many full-page). Discusses nearly 100 songs from 19th century America.    ..
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France. Duc de Castries. THE LIVES OF THE KINGS & QUEENS OF FRANCE. Translated from the French by Anne Dobell. First American Edition (stated). New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1979. 4to. Cloth. Book in near fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket has several short tears, price intact. 272 pages including index. 16 pages in full color, 100 pictures in b&w. Dj blurb: “the drama..
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Atomic Bomb. BOMBSHELL: The Secret Story of America’s Unknown Atomic Spy Conspiracy. By Joseph Albright and Marcia Kunstel. New York: Times Books Random House, (1997). First Edition (stated). 8vo. Hardcover. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket near fine, price intact. 399 pages including index. Story told for the first time how the U.S. secrets for making the atomic ..
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Russian Revolution. P.J. Capelotti, editor. OUR MAN IN THE CRIMEA: Commander Hugo Koehler and the Russian Civil War. First Edition. (Columbia): U of South Carolina Press, (1991). 8vo. xiv,218 pages including index. Cloth. Fine in dustjacket, no owner’s name. Several illustrations and maps. U.S. Navy intelligence mission where Lt. Commander Hugo Koehler’s “letters and dispatche..
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France. E.R. Chamberlin. MARGUERITE OF NAVARRE. New York: Dial Press, 1974. First Edition, First Printing (stated). 8vo. Hardcover. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket near fine, price intact. 296 pages including index. Dj blurb. “Her amorous adventures provided gossip for the courts of Europe and ammunition for her enemies, and she is said to have influenced politic..
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World War II. John Prados. COMBINED FLEET DECODED: The Secret History of American Intelligence and the Japanese Navy in World War II. New York: Random House, (1995). First Edition Signed. 8vo. Hardcover. Near fine but for small dent to lower edge of front cover and dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. 832 pages including bibliography and index. 15 maps and 16 pages of photographs on..
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Cambridge. Percy Cradock. RECOLLECTIONS OF THE CAMBRIDGE UNION 1815-1939. (Cambridge): Bowes & Bowes, (1953). 8vo. 192 pages including List of Officers of the Club. Cloth. Book near fine, no owner’s name. Dustjacket partly toned and foxed, frayed/chipped at top edge of rear panel. First Edition. Story of the great debating society from 1815 to 1939, with contributions by H. Wilson Har..
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CAROLINGIAN PORTRAITS: A Study in the Ninth Century. By Eleanor Shipley Dockett. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, (1962). First Edition. 8vo. Hardcover. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket bit rubbed, few tiny tears, price intact. 311 pages including index, list of sources, and tables. ..
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Faulkner. George C. Bedell. KIERKEGAARD AND FAULKNER: Modalities of Existence. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, (1972). First Edition. Black cloth. Fine condition in near fine dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. x, 261 pages. Focus on religion and literature, and a study in the crisis of modernity. ISBN 0807100439.         ..
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McPhee, John. THE CONTROL OF NATURE. New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, (1989). First Edition (stated). 8vo. 272 pages. Hardcover. Fine in dustjacket, price intact, no owner’s name. ISBN 03741289801.                    ..
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England. KING WILLIAM THE CONQUEROR 1027–1087: The Life Story of the Conqueror. By R. B. D. Wilson Evans. Signed First Edition. London: Cheiron Press Limited, (1956). 8vo. Hardcover.  Book in very good condition, dustjacket lightly worn, few short tears, unclipped. Signed & inscribed by the author to Mrs. Royal Ingersoll (wife of Admiral Ingersoll). 224 pages. 16 pages of illustr..
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Foulis Press. Philip Gaskell. A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE FOULIS PRESS. (London): St. Paul’s Bibliographies, 1986. Second Edition, Revised, Limited to 450 copies. 8vo. Burgundy cloth. Near fine, no owner’s name, issued without dj. Over 700 entries. 484 pages including index. ISBN 0906795133.                &nb..
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Punch. POEMS FROM PUNCH 1909-1920. Introduction by W.B. Drayton Henderson. London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1922. Small 8vo. Original cloth. Very good condition. xxix,278,[2] pages. First Edition of this collection.       ..
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France. James Cleugh. CHANT ROYAL: The Life of King Louis XI of France (1423-1483). First Edition (stated). 8vo. Cloth. Book in near fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket worn and bit toned, several short tears, starting to split along rear fold, price intact. 312 pages including index. Maps serves as front endpaper, 8 pages of illustrations on coated paper, rear endpaper shows the ..
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Medicine. S.D. Gross, M.D. HISTORY OF AMERICAN MEDICAL LITERATURE. New York: Burt Franklin, (1972), reprint of the 1876 edition. 8vo. Cloth. Fine condition. 85 pages.             ..
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Shakespeare. Robert Y. Turner. SHAKESPEARE’S APPRENTICESHIP. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, (1974). FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Hardcover, lacking dustjacket. Near fine, no owner’s name. 293 pages including index.           ..
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Witchcraft. Margaret Alice Murray. THE WITCH-CULT IN WESTERN EUROPE: A Study in Anthropology. Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1921. First Edition. 8vo. Original green cloth, lightly worn, very good, few pages near end crudely opened. Lacks dustjacket. 303 pages including bibliography and index. Her focus is an intensive study of the cult in Great Britain where it was more difficult to trace bec..
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Botany. Charles-Luis L’Heritier de Brutelle. SERTUM ANGLICUM 1788. Facsimile with critical studies and a translation. Pittsburgh: Hunt Botanical Library, 1963. Tall 4to. Parchment back & marbled paper boards. Corners lightly worn, rest of the book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Acetate dustjacket very good, few tears. Edition of 2,000 copies. xcviii.[6],36,34 plates,12 page..
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Decorative Arts. Erwin O. Christensen. EARLY AMERICAN WOOD CARVING. Cleveland and New York: World Publishing Company, (1952). First Edition (stated). 8vo. Blue cloth stamped in silver. Book about fine, no owner’s name. Dustjacket price clipped, lightly worn and soiled. 149 pages including index. 12 color plates, 52 figures in b&w, illustrated endpapers.     &n..
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Postcards. Dorothy B. Ryan. PICTURE POSTCARD IN THE UNITED STATES 1893-1918. Updated Edition. First Printing (number line has “1”). New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., distributed by Crown Publishers, (1982). 4to. Hardcover. Book in fine condition, no owner’s name. Dustjacket, price intact, very good. 280 pages including index and price guide. 71 cards illustrated in color, ov..
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