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Image for THE GENEVA PRELIMINARY MEETING of the UNIVERSAL RELIGIOUS PEACE CONFERENCE

THE GENEVA PRELIMINARY MEETING of the UNIVERSAL RELIGIOUS PEACE CONFERENCE

By: Anonymous

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York, WCIPTR: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36985


36 pages; September 1928. Publication No. 6. Near Fine in original blue wrappers. Frontispiece photograph. OCLC: 14957599; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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THE MASTER RACE MENTALITY - "We or They"

By: Anspacher, Louis Kaufman

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Island Workshop Press: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38741


29 pages; Clean and tight in original mustard wrappers. During the last years of World War II, Louis K. Anspacher, an American playwright and poet, published this anti-German polemic. His radical arguement is that Pan-German nationalism is pervasive in Germans as a whole, and that it must be wiped out entirely. OCLC 1930282 View more info

Image for BENNETT DIVORCE CASE  Being a plain account of all the important facts brought out on the trial, and those connected with it; with disclosures on the case

BENNETT DIVORCE CASE Being a plain account of all the important facts brought out on the trial, and those connected with it; with disclosures on the case

By: Bennett, George

Price: $49.94

Publisher: New Haven, George Bennett: 1860

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41723


Original owner's name in pencil on rear endpaper, otherwise clean and tight in original red cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and decorative blindstamping. Binding rubbed and worn; gilt dulled; small ink spot at spine. Illustrated with a frontispiece depicting the Bennett's house in New Haven, Illustrated titlepage, portraits of Dr. George Bennett and of his late wife Mary, an illustration of two men at Little Lillian's grave, five woodcut illustrations with quo... View more info

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THE RIGHT JOB - How to Choose, Prepare for, and Succeed in It A Treatise for Parents, Guardians, Teachers and Vocational Counselors

By: Blackford, Katherine M. H. ; Arthur Newcomb

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, The Review of Reviews: 1924

Seller ID: 41290


Complete in two volumes. Clean and tight in original green cloth bindings; light foxing to endpapers and title labels at spines. OCLC: 1811303 A very broad examination of the suitability of particular types of jobs for particular types of people. Chapter headings include: Character Analysis; How to Analyze Your Child; Is the Right Job Manual or Mental?; Is the Right Job Indoor or Outdoor?; Aggressive and Non-Aggressive Types; Social and Non-Social Types; Generalists an... View more info

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Socialization of the Law

By: Boyd, James Harrington

Price: $5.95

Publisher: American Journal of Sociology: 1917

Seller ID: 41719


16 pages; This article was extracted from the May 1917 issue of the American Journal of Sociology (disbound). ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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THE CENTRAL NERVOUS MECHANISM FOR EMOTIONAL RESPONSES

By: Brown, Clarence W

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Journal of Comparative Psychology: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37081


20 , [365-385] pages; Twenty page offprint from the Journal of Comparative Psychology, Vol XIV, No. #, December 1932 . Stamped "Compliments of the author" with previous owner's name - Herbert S. Conrad, former director of the Institute for Child Welfare at University of California. A couple marginal pencil notes.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking ... View more info

Social Science and the Future of Democracy Report of a Colloquium held at the Harvard Club of New York City on March 23, 1939

By: Burlingame, Roger

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Harvard Alumni Bulletin: 1939

Seller ID: 38769


Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers, which are edgeworn and dust soiled. Burlingame's report is well written and entertaining. He skillfully summarizes the contributions of each of the participants in the colloquium and knits them together with the intercourse that endued. Participants included Dean Landis, Professor Brinton, Professor Friedrich, Professor Slichter, Dean Williams, etc. The author William Roger Burlingame (1889-1967) graduated from H... View more info

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NOTES ON THE UNITED STATES OF NORTH AMERICA during a Phrenological Visit in 1838-40, [Volume 2 only]

By: Combe, George

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, Carey and Hart: 1841

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 39699


405 pages; Volume 2 only of the two volume set. Clean and tight in original forest green cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine. Cloth has a small rubbed spot at rear bottom of spine. George Combe (1788 – 1858) was the primary spokesman for the phrenological movement for more than twenty years. He founded the Edinburgh Phrenological Society in 1820, and was the influential author of The Constitution of Man (1828). Combe was trained in Scots law and had an Edinbu... View more info

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PSYCHOLOGICAL MONOGRAPHS GENERAL AND APPLIED 1950 edited by Herbert Conrad

By: Conrad, Herbert ; (editor) ; Seymour Fisher, et al.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, American Psychological Association: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39783


300 pages; Bound in brown cloth, this volume contains all eleven 11 papers issued through the PSYCHOLOGICAL MONOGRAPHS series during the year 1950. This collected volume was bound for and owned by the editor of the series - Herbert S. Conrad. Among the papers included in this volume (Numbered 307 through 317) are the following Seymour Fisher on Personality Rigidity; Kates on Rorschach Responses; Burack on Reasoning Problems; Singer on Psychopathological Screening; Lord o... View more info

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ON THE CALCULATION OF THE CORRELATION between a Single Element of a Composite and the Remainder of the Composite

By: Conrad, Herbert S

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Journal of Educational Psychology: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36939


5 pages; Clean and secure in original self wrappers.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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PSYCHOLOGICAL MONOGRAPHS GENERAL AND APPLIED 1954

By: Conrad, Herbert S. ; Lewis Terman, et al.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, American Psychological Association: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39784


300 pages; Bound in brown cloth, this volume contains all fourteen 14 papers issued through the PSYCHOLOGICAL MONOGRAPHS series during the year 1954. This collected volume was bound for and owned by the editor of the series - Herbert S. Conrad. Among the papers included in this volume (Numbered 372 through 385) are the following Lipkin on Client Centered Therapy; Postman on Principles of Organization in Memory; Lewis Terman on Scientists and Non-Scientists in a group of... View more info

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PSYCHOLOGICAL MONOGRAPHS GENERAL AND APPLIED 1957

By: Conrad, Herbert S. ; (editor) ; Wayne Dennis, et al.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, American Psychological Association: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39786


300 pages; Bound in brown cloth, this volume contains all twenty-four (24) papers issued through the PSYCHOLOGICAL MONOGRAPHS series during the year 1957. This collected volume was bound for and owned by the editor of the series - Herbert S. Conrad. Among the papers included in this volume (Numbered 430 through 450) are the following Wayne Dennis on Infant Development under Environmental Handicap; Jensen on Agression in Fantasy and Overt Behavior; Sanford, et al. on Im... View more info

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PSYCHOLOGICAL STUDIES OF MOTION PICTURES

By: Conrad, Herbert S. ; and Harold Ellis Jones

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California: 1929

Seller ID: 36940


University of California Publications in Psychology Vol. 3., Nos. 7 & 8; 40 pages; III. Fidelity of Report as a Measure of Adult Intelligence and IV. The Technique of Mental Test Surveys among Adults . Clean and secure in original self wrappers.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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COUNSELLOR MANNERS - His Last Legacy to His Son

By: Dare, Josiah

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann: 1929

Seller ID: 40917


142 pages; Clean and tight in original cloth binding in edgeworn dustajcekt with some chipping. OCLC: 3250575 This book transcribes an old hand-written manuscript found in the library of a collector. Councellor Manners, discovering death at hand, calls to his bedside his only son. With frankness and humor the gentleman discusses a wide range of subjects pertaining to manners and morals. Written in the English of the early 17th century, in epigrammatic style, this last ... View more info

Image for FAMILIES AND THEIR LIFE INSURANCE  A Study of 2132 Massachusetts Families and their Life Insurance Policies

FAMILIES AND THEIR LIFE INSURANCE A Study of 2132 Massachusetts Families and their Life Insurance Policies

By: Davenport, Donald H. ; Gerhard Alden Gesell

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Washington, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39582


Investigation of Concentration of Economic Power; 168 pages; Clean and tight in original orange printed wrappers, mildly faded at spine. A fascinating study which revealed that some lower income families were spending as much as 25% of their income on insurance premiums. A Study based on Data obtained in a Field Survey of Life Insurance Policyholders conducted in Greater Boston in 1939 as a Work Projects Administration Project Sponsored by the Securities and Exchange ... View more info

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Notes on the FOLKLORE OF THE FJORT (French Congo)

By: Dennett, R. E

Price: $34.95

Publisher: London, The Folk-Lore Society: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38852


An anthology of folktales of the French Congo. Introduction by Mary H. Kingsley. Illustrated. Original publisher's brown cloth decoratively stamped in black and gilt. Nice old bookplate of J. A. Fuller Maitland. A lovely bright, clean, tight book. It contains more than 30 traditional stories from French Congo which were collected by the Folklore Society of London.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical his... View more info

Image for DER HYPNOTISMUS UND DIE SUGGESTIVE PSYCHOTHERAPIE

DER HYPNOTISMUS UND DIE SUGGESTIVE PSYCHOTHERAPIE

By: Forel, August

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Stuttgart, Verlag Von Ferdinand Enke: 1902

Seller ID: 40528


Vierte Umgearbeitete Auflage. Concerned largely with the forensic aspects of hypnotism, Forel emphasizes the role of suggestion in inducing hypnotism and its implications for personal responsibility on the part of the hypnotized subject. The book enjoyed great popularity and was often revised and augmented. Half leather over brown cloth boards, worn at hinges & corners. Underlining at various points of text.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this act... View more info

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Massenpsychologie und Ich-Analyse Zweite Auflage (6.--10. Tausend)

By: Freud, Sigmund

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Leipzig/Wien/Zürich, Internationaler Psychoanalytischer Verlag: 1923

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 39588


2 p.l 119 & [1] pages; Contemporary, but not the publisher's, boards -- black cloth spine over pebble-grained paper covered boards, white ink ms. title on spine. Second edition (1923) of this major work by Freud, published two years after the original (5000 copy) edition, in which the creator of psychoanalysis sought an understanding of society through analysis of the individual. Grinstein 147. View more info

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Nordeste Aspectos da Influencia da Cana sobre a Vida e a Paisagem do Nordeste do Brasil

By: Freyre, Gilberto

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Rio de Janeiro, Livraria Jose Olympio: 1951

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40165


297 pages; 2a edicao, revista e aumentada. Illustracoes de Lula Cardoso Ayres e M. Bandeira. Special limited edition, signed by the author -- copy #24 of 200. Publisher's printed wrappers, fold-over flaps in the French style. Front cover lettered in black and blue-green, spine lettered in black. A clean tight copy, but the spine is toned, and has a short closed tear at the bottom end, and a pull (which has caused a chip missing) at the top. The slipcase is somewhat... View more info

Image for I. Adolph Gottlieb. II. Dez Escultores / Ten Sculptors VII Biennial of the Museum of Modern Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil

I. Adolph Gottlieb. II. Dez Escultores / Ten Sculptors VII Biennial of the Museum of Modern Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil

By: Friedman, Martin

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Minneapolis, Walker Art Center: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39885


44 pages; Clean and tight in original Printed colour wrappers. Illustrations in colour and b&w. Important exhibition of Abstract Expressionist works. Artists included: Adolph Gottlieb, P. Agostini, Chryssa, L. Kipp, J. Schmidt, L. Decker, G. Sugarman, R. Mallary, G. Segal, J. Wines and Daniel Weinrib. Text in English and Portuguese. View more info