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Image for GRADUATION LAW -- ITS EXECUTION - LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR

GRADUATION LAW -- ITS EXECUTION - LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR

By: McClelland, R.

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Washington, DC, U. S. House of Representatives: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36943

Condition: Very Good


5 pages; transmitting a report from the Commissioner of the General Land Office on the subject of the execution of the graduation law. Addresses what measures have been taken to execute the provisions of the act to graduate and reduce the price of the public lands to actual settlers and cultivators. OCLC: 46825494; 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 ephe... View more info

The Law of Workmen's Compensation and Employers' Liability: A Selected List of Materials, 1950-1963

By: McDermott, Cyril L.

Price: $6.94

Publisher: Vanderbilt University Law School: 1963

Seller ID: 39655

Condition: Very Good


Vanderbilt Law Review, Volume 16, No. 4, October 1963; 26 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. OCLC: 78321287 View more info

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DUNNSVILLE [Wayne, Maine] [ Hand-colored steel engraving ]

By: Middleton, Elijah C. ; [?]

Price: $34.94

Publisher: New York, 1849

Seller ID: 41808

Condition: Very Good


from The Ladies' Repository; Steel Engraving; 1 pages; A beautifully hand-colored steel engraving from the April, 1849 issue of The Ladies' Repository. Image measures 6 7/8" x 4 3/8" (14" x 11" matted). Matted in white stock with clear mylar. A handsome rendering of a commercial endeavor near the town of Wayne, Maine, depicting "R. B. Dunn's Scythe Factory" and other commercial buildings on both sides of the river (including the edge of a mil... View more info

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NUESTROS PROBLEMAS

By: Morales Otero, Pablo

Price: $74.95

Publisher: San Juan, Biblioteca de Autores Puertorriquenos: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42244

Condition: Very Good


224, (6) pages; Clean and secure in original printed wrappers, front wrapper has a crease at lower corner. The scarce First Edition of Morales Otero's collection of essays and articles on the social and moral problems of Puerto Ricans. OCLC only cites later editions. In particular he was concerned about the condition of the rural people, which he addresses in two of these essays: “Homo sapiens” and “El jíbaro Americano.” Pablo Morales Otero was a notable ph... View more info

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Scene: The International East-West magazine August 1953

By: Multiple Authors

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Chicago, Chicago Publishing Corp: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40812

Condition: Very Good


50 pages; Publisher's pictorial wrappers. Minor edge wear but clean and intact. Scene magazine was founded in 1949 to represent Japan and post war developments, for Nisei and other interested Americans. This issue contains a new edition of a feature which had made the issue of May, 1950 sell out -- a special section on the "The Japanese House" -- text by Richard C. Takeuchi, and layout by Adrian Lozano -- pp. 26-37. One of the advertisements is of particular ... View more info

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TRU-AMERICANISM

By: Mulvey, Owen

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Chicago, Owen Mulvey: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36987

Condition: Fine


The time for another American Evolution has come. Now is the time to make our donation to humanity. Author calls for a guaranteed minimum income, jobs for all, good schools & good hospitals for all people, etc. Excellent pictorial wrappers. Quite scarce pamphlet. OCLC: 318413948; 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

A Superpower System for the Region Between Boston and Washington [w/ folding color map] United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 123

By: Murray, W.S. ; and others; [SIGNED] ; [Admiral William S. Benson 's copy]

Price: $74.99

Publisher: Washington DC, Government Printing Office: 1921

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 42013

Condition: Very Good-


Autograph; 261 pages; Publisher's dark maroon cloth, spine with some wear and insect markings. An inscribed copy of this interesting proposal for ways in which the rapid expansions of the cities along the populous east coast of the U.S. might have the burgeoning electrical power requirements met in a systematic and cost-effective way. The chief engineer for this detailed proposal was William Spencer Murray, Sr. [1873-1942], who rose up through the ranks of electrical ... View more info

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Grunde for den Mening, at Sølvværdiegield kan stricte erlægges med sit paalydende Beløb i Sølv, saavel efter, som til Forfaldstiden

By: Müller, Erik Christian

Price: $124.94

Publisher: Aarhuus - [Århus, Denmark], Aarhuus Stifsbogtrykkerie: 1818

Seller ID: 41600

Condition: Very Good+


22 & [1, errata] pages; Nineteenth century binding, green pattern-printed paper-covered boards with spine and corners of brown pebbled cloth. Title lettered in gilt on a dark green slip mounted to the front cover. Errata leaf at the end. The author, Erik Christian Rasmussen Müller, was the owner of a significant manor house -- Møllerup, in Feldballe parish in Southdjurs Municipality. Records on the property, which exends to 385 acres, date back to 1285. The main ... View more info

Lehr- und Handbuch über die Papierfabrikation und deren Maschinen 1. Band: Die Roh- und Halbstoffe, sowie das Ganzzeug

By: Müller, Friedrich

Price: $44.99

Publisher: Biberach-Riß [Germany], Güntter-Staib Verlag: 1940

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 40589

Condition: Very Good


xvi & 578 pages; Publisher's black cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and front cover. Minor rubbing, LC Surplus-Duplicate stamp on the front free endpaper, small accession stamp on the verso of the title page -- no other library marks. The first edition of this first volume of Friedrich Müller's exhaustive survey of commercial papermaking and its machinery was published in similar format in 1926. There is a detailed preface to this 1940 third edition, and another ... View more info

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ECONOMICS FOR THE POWER AGE - A Statement on First Principles

By: Nearing, Scott ; [SIGNED]

Price: $74.94

Publisher: New York, John Day: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 39114

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Autograph; 190 pages; Signed by the author on ffep. Clean and tight in original blue cloth binding with light blue lettering at spine in very nice dustjacket (unclipped). ; Signed by Author; 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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DOUGLAS SERVICE Vol. III, No 6, June 1945 "RESTRICTED "

By: Nelson, Larry ; (editor)

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Santa Monica, Douglas Aircraft Company: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40284

Condition: Very Good


Douglas Aircraft Company; 28 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers, top left corner mildly bumped. Restricted World War II era publication for maintenance and repair of aircraft, especially military. This document contains information affecting the National Defense of the United States. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams throughout. Topics include R-2000-7 vs. R-2000-11 Engines; Generator Balancing; Adjustment Procedure A-26 Series Main Gear; Fuel... View more info

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Menus and Recipes Compliments of the New York Edison Company

By: New York Edison Company

Price: $84.94

Publisher: New York, New York Edison Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39767

Condition: Very Good


96 pages; Clean and tight in original printed pink wrappers, light dust soiling to wrappers. Not listed in OCLC. Quite scarce. A charming periodical publication presenting a number of menus and recipes -- all in the good cause of promoting the use of electrical appliances and thereby electricity by the New York Edison Company. In this era, the Electric Company had retail outlets selling electrical appliances. Inside the front cover is a listing of various "Elec... View more info

THE CASUAL LABORER AND OTHER ESSAYS [in dustjacket]

By: Parker, Carleton ; Cornelia Stratton Parker

Price: $14.94

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace and Howe: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40389

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Very nice condition, clean and tight in original binding in scarce dustjacket (edgeworn). Posthumously published essays by the Webb-trained economist on the effects of high labor turnover on labor unrest, including the rise of radical labor organizations. Introduction by Cornelia Stratton Parker.; 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 re... View more info

TYPED LETTER [carbon] SIGNED by Bernard F. Powell, regarding Belleview Biltmore Hotel Property

By: Powell, Bernard F.

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Manuscript: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 42203

Condition: Very Good


Autograph; 1 pages; Clean two sheet typed letter on printed letterhead of The Belleview Biltmore / Bernard F. Powell. Letter dated March 2, 1973 regarding the Pelican Golf Club and the Hotel. Mention of a distribution of funds to owners and extending the sesaon beyond an earlier proposed closing date. In 1946, Bernard Powell joined prominent investor Roger Stevens in purchasing the Belleview Biltmore Hotel, dubbed "the biggest white elephant on the West Coast of F... View more info

PREVENCION Y CONTROL DE LEGITIMACION DE CAPITALES Y DEL FINANCIAMIENTO AL TERRORISMO

By: Rebolledo, Alejandro

Price: $74.94

Publisher: Vadell Hermanos Editores: 2014

Edition: Third Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41900

Condition: Near Fine


Autograph; 611 pages; Signed by the author on Dedication page, otherwise clean and secure in original glossy pictorial wrappers. Large thick octavo volume. Alejandro Rebolledo is the most notable lawyer in Venezuela concerning the fight against money laundering and a specialist in organized crime. With regard to the penetration of drug trafficking in the country, he says Venezuela "cannot speak of narco-state", but does warn that the lawlessness can lead to an ... View more info

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United States Aviation Policy: A Selective Bibliography

By: Renstrom, Arthur G.

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Washington, Library of Congress, Aeronautics Division: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41748

Condition: Very Good


58 pages; Clean and tight in original printed blue wrappers with gray cloth tape spine, paper toned. Bibliographic Section titles include: Aircraft Industry, Air Transportation, Military and Naval Aviation, and Government Organization. ; 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

THE STRUCTURE OF LABOR MARKETS

By: Reynolds, Lloyd G. ; [ SIGNED ]

Price: $29.94

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41051

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Yale Labor and Management Center Series; Autograph; Inscribed and SIGNED by the author to his parents on ffep. An early work by Lloyd G. Reynolds, noted economist and scholar, widely credited with creating the field of labor economics. In 1945, Reynolds joined the faculty of Yale University, where six years later, he became chair of the Department of Economics - the year this book was published. During the next eight years, he doubled the number of faculty in economi... View more info

THE THREE WORLDS OF ECONOMICS

By: Reynolds, Lloyd G. ; [ SIGNED ]

Price: $24.94

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41052

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Studies in Comparative Economics; Autograph; Vol. 12; Inscribed and SIGNED by the author to his mother on ffep. An important work by Lloyd G. Reynolds, noted economist and scholar, widely credited with creating the field of labor economics. In 1945, Reynolds joined the faculty of Yale University, where six years later, he became chair of the Department of Economics. During the next eight years, he doubled the number of faculty in economics, luring such notable schola... View more info

WAGES, PRODUCTIVITY, AND INDUSTRIALIZATION IN PUERTO RICO

By: Reynolds, Lloyd G. ; [ SIGNED ] ; Peter Gregory

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Homewood, Richard D. Irwin: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41054

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Autograph; Author's own copy with his signature on ffep. An uncommon work by Lloyd G. Reynolds, noted economist and scholar, widely credited with creating the field of labor economics. In 1945, Reynolds joined the faculty of Yale University, where six years later, he became chair of the Department of Economics - the year this book was published. During the next eight years, he doubled the number of faculty in economics, luring such notable scholars as William Fellne... View more info

THE EVOLUTION OF WAGE STRUCTURE

By: Reynolds, Lloyd G. ; [ SIGNED ] ; Cynthia H. Taft

Price: $29.94

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41050

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Yale Studies in Economics; Autograph; 364 pages; Inscribed and SIGNED by the author to his parents on ffep. An early work by Lloyd G. Reynolds, noted economist and scholar, widely credited with creating the field of labor economics. In 1945, Reynolds joined the faculty of Yale University, where six years later, he became chair of the Department of Economics. During the next eight years, he doubled the number of faculty in economics, luring such notable scholars as Wil... View more info