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THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF ARTS 67 - 68

By: American Federation of Arts

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, American Federation of Arts: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39900

Condition: Very Good+


Clean and tight in original white wrappers printed in blue and red. Black and white illustrations throughout. The American Federation of Arts (AFA) is a nonprofit organization founded in 1909, endorsed by Theodore Roosevelt and spearheaded by Secretary of State Elihu Root. The AFA’s mission is to enrich the public’s experience and understanding of the visual arts, and this is accomplished through its exhibitions, catalogues, and public programs. View more info

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DIRECTORY OF AMERICAN SOCIETY Maryland, District of Columbia and Virginia Volume I

By: American Social Registry, Inc.

Price: $19.94

Publisher: New York, American Social Registry, Inc.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38682

Condition: Very Good+


215 pages; Clean and tight in original green cloth binding with decorative stamping in blind at spine and front cover. From the Preface: "For the first time members of society residing in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia are adequately listed, whether they make their homes in small or large communities. Also they have received this adequate listing in a volume edited from a comprehensive, national viewpoint, by persons intimately conversant with loc... View more info

INCIDENTS OF TRAVEL IN EGYPT, ARABIA PETRAEA, AND THE HOLY LAND - Volume 2 only

By: American, An

Price: $24.94

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1838

Seller ID: 38721

Condition: Very Good


Eighth Edition, with additions. Former owner's name on ffep, scattered foxing, cloth chipped at spine ends and corners, slight lean, otherwise unmarked and tight in original pink/brown cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine. Ten full page black and white plates. View more info

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THE RAILROAD STORY - Science, Research, and Railroad Progress

By: Association of American Railroads

Price: $6.94

Publisher: Washington, DC, Association of American Railroads: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37004

Condition: Near Fine


31 pages. Profusely illustrated with photographs and drawings. History of railroads, technological innovations, etc. Wonderful historic photographs. Clean, nice, no tears, no marks. OCLC: 21710039 ; 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 Charles Meeker Kozlay Collection Of Bret Harte First Editions Rare Ephemera ... To Which Are Added Mr. Kozlay's Collection Of First Editions Of Modern Authors ... [to Be Sold Thursday, March 18, 1926]

By: Association, American Art

Price: $49.94

Publisher: American Art Association: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39444

Condition: Very Good


98 pages; Annotated with prices realized, otherwise clean and secure in attractive binding of quarter brown claf and marbled boards with gilt lettering and floral image at spine and a different floral image at bottom of front board; original wrappers bound in, corners of boards rubbed. Auction catalogue including 647 titles of which 382 are Harte items. OCLC: 8567137 View more info

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CODE OF JUDICIAL CONDUCT

By: Association, American Bar ; [Justice Potter Stewart ]

Price: $74.94

Publisher: Chicago, American Bar Association: 1972

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 37138

Condition: Very Good


Autograph; 32 pages; Previous owner's initials at top of front wrapper "P.S." for Potter Stewart. Faint mark from paperclip at top of wrapper (now removed). This is a particularly fine provenance for this groundbreaking proposed second version of the American Bar Association's Code of Judicial Conduct, as Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart was an active member of the ABA Special Committee charged with preparing a long-needed revision to the ABA's first Code, ... View more info

Image for 100 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT COMMUNISM AND LABOR The first part of a series on the Communist conspiracy and its influence in this country as a whole, on religion, on education, on labor and on our government

100 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT COMMUNISM AND LABOR The first part of a series on the Communist conspiracy and its influence in this country as a whole, on religion, on education, on labor and on our government

By: House Of Representatives. Committee On Un-American Activities

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Washington, GPO: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40741

Condition: Very Good


30 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers. This classic document from the post World War II / early Cold War era is the perfect synopsis of the fear of communism that became paranoia and persecution with Senator Joseph McCarthy fanning the the flames of the Red Scare (and the lesser known Lavendar Scare). View more info

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THE WHITNEY REVIEW 1963-1964 Includes "The New Whitney Museum"

By: Whitney Museum of American Art

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Los Angeles, The Whitney Museum of American Art: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39934

Condition: Very Good+


50 pages; Clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs of the museum and its recent acquisitions. Includes a brief article "The New Whitney Museum" with photographs and architectural renderings of the "New Whitney Museum" building designed by Marcel Breuer. View more info