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Antique Moorish A Modern Interpretation of Early Moorish Craftsmanship

By: Todd Company

Price: $49.94

Publisher: [Rochester, New York], The Todd Company - Bankers Supply Division: 1929

Seller ID: 39815

Condition: Near Fine


18 & [1] pages; A handsome and rare trade catalogue from the Bankers Supply Division of the Todd Company, headquartered in Rochester, New York. The binding is an example of the product offered by the company: a handsome and convincing artificial morocco leatherette which would take handsome decorative stamping in either gold or blind. The front cover of this small but effective trade catalogue displays an all over pattern featuring both gilt and blind stamping, with mar... View more info

Rural Zoning in Wisconsin

By: Trackett, Mary C.

Price: $6.94

Publisher: National Municipal Review: 1936

Seller ID: 39694

Condition: Very Good


Reprinted from National Municipal Review, October 1936; 4 pages View more info

KNOW YOUR TAXES Tax Saving Plan

By: U.S. Treasury Department

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1941

Seller ID: 42195

Condition: Very Good


7 pages; Clean and unmarked, light toning at fore-edge. A single sheet folded into a four panel per side brochure. Includes "A message to Taxpayers from the Secretary of the Treasury" -Henry Morgenthau, Jr. October 20, 1941 The remaining panels contain tables indicating income levels and Tax rates for the various categories of taxpayers. For example, a married couple with two children and an annual income of four thousand would pay 197. View more info

MEASURING RADIO SALES POWER

By: Van Bellen, Walter ; [David Sarnoff]

Price: $74.95

Publisher: NBC: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41537

Condition: Very Good+


Autograph; Clean and tight in original blue decorated boards. A few minor scratches & wear at corners. With a printed document laid-in: "In appreciation of Ten Years of Loyal Service / The National Broadcasting Company / Welcomes / XXXXX / to Membership / In the NBC Ten Year Club " SIGNED in ink by David Sarnoff -- chief executive of the RCA Corporation and founder of the NBC network; Sarnoff has been called β€œthe father of American television.” In March... View more info

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SHORT HISTORY of the BALTIMORE AND OHIO RAILROAD 1827-1935

By: Van Sant, R. M

Price: $8.94

Publisher: Baltimore, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37005

Condition: Very Good+


48 pages; Stiff wrappers. Guide to the hundred year anniversary celebration of the B&O Railroad, with background on both the railroad and the exhibition. Many historic photographs and valuable information on the operations and equipment of America's oldest railroad. Tan printed covers with yapped edges. OCLC: 34013348; 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 ... View more info

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Monarch Brass Goods

By: Various

Price: $174.94

Publisher: Cleveland, The Monarch Brass Company: 1912

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 42164

Condition: Very Good-


142 pages; Contents clean and tight in original brown pebbled cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and front cover and a gilt stamped image of a lion with his front paw on a brass fixture. Very good condition but for a small area of superficial staining at lower left corner of front board; mino 1/8 inch abrasion on edge of spine and foredge of rear board. A fascinating catalogue issued by The Monarch Brass Company in 1912 with illustrations of the hundreds of brass... View more info

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Monarch Brass Goods - Supplement B

By: Various

Price: $39.94

Publisher: Cleveland, The Monarch Brass Company: 1913

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 42165

Condition: Near Fine


24 pages; Contents clean and tight in original brown printed wrappers with stylized lettering and a stamped image of a lion with his front paw on a brass fixture on front wrapper. A supplement to their primary Catalogue (1912), this publication includes illustrations of thirty-two brass items (plumbing fixtures and parts) which they manufactured at the time. Printed by Victor Brown Printing Company of Cleveland. Date of publication is estimated. According to the Catalo... View more info

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OFFICIAL LISTS OF PLUMBING BRASS GOODS Adopted by the Brass Manufacturers of the United States and Canada in Effect January 1, 1915

By: Various

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Cleveland, The Monarch Brass Company: 1915

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 42166

Condition: Near Fine


12 pages; Contents clean and tight in original saffron printed wrappers. A Official List of items available (referencing item numbers in Catalogue B) with their prices in effect as of January 1915. "The lists shown in this pamphlet supercede all lists shown in our Catalogue B." According to the Catalogue of Copyright Entries, the Monarch Company received copyright patents on at least two devices in 1912. More than 500 figures of brass items for sale. Not fou... View more info

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An Inquiry into THE NATURE OF PEACE and the Terms of its Perpetuation

By: Veblen, Thorstein

Price: $39.94

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1917

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 40564

Condition: Very Good


xiii, (3), 367, (8) pages; Contents clean and secure in original green cloth binding, boards ruled in blank, minor rubbing to cloth at ends, gilt lettering rubbed away at spine. Thorstein Bunde Veblen (1857 – 1929) was a Norwegian-American economist and sociologist who applied an evolutionary, dynamic approach to the study of economic institutions. In his best-known work The Theory of the Leisure Class (1899) Veblen coined the terms "conspicuous consumption" ... View more info

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ABSENTEE OWNERSHIP and Business Enterprise in Recent Times - The Case of America

By: Veblen, Thorstein

Price: $99.94

Publisher: New York, B. W. Huebsch: 1923

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 40566

Condition: Very Good


(vii), 445 pages; Contents clean and secure in original green cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine, front board ruled with central device in blank. Thorstein Bunde Veblen (1857 – 1929) was a Norwegian-American economist and sociologist who applied an evolutionary, dynamic approach to the study of economic institutions. In his best-known work The Theory of the Leisure Class (1899) Veblen coined the terms "conspicuous consumption" and "conspicuous lei... View more info

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Arbejdsgivernes Ulykkesforsikring Blade af den Danske Socialforsikrings Historie (1899-1924)

By: Vigen, Anders

Price: $49.94

Publisher: København Copenhagen, G.E.C. Gad,: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40227

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


244 & [1] pp. pages; Publisher's tan boards, with lettering and decorative design printed in light brown and white. Top edges decoratively stained light green, fore- and bottom edges trimmed rough, handsome decorative endpapers in a Jugenstil-inspired design, title page in red and black. The printed dust jacket is worn and soiled, with tears and a large piece missing at the head of the spine and the top corner of the upper cover. OCLC: 476814350 The book is in excellent... View more info

AND THERE'S GOLD OUT THERE

By: Waller, Edward

Price: $29.99

Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42066

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Drawings; 230 pages; Clean and tight in original binding in near Very Good dustjacket with quarter sized chip at top of spine. From the dustjacket: "This is a most unusual and interesting book, but one that is difficult to classify. It is not fiction, for all the people and places mentioned were known to the author and all the incidents described actually happened. It is not autobiography because the technique is more that of the novelist than the biographer. It is ... View more info

Early Banks in the District of Columbia 1792-1818

By: Walsh, John Joseph

Price: $74.94

Publisher: Washington, DC, Catholic University of America: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41168

Condition: Very Good+


Catholic University Series in Economics; 183 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers. OCLC: 1982405 A scarce history of the development of banking in the District of Columbia in the late 18th and early 19th century. ; 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 Economic Aspects of Inflation

By: Watkins, Leonard L.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan Law Review Association: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40733

Condition: Very Good


Michigan Law Review, Vol 33, No 2 (December 1934); An 18 page paper published in this issue of the Michigan Law Review. Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers which are toned at edges and have a date of receipt stamp. Watkins was a professor of economics at the University of Michigan from 1926 until 1957. His specialty was banking and monetary policy. Other articles in this issue include Effects of Inflation on Private Contracts: Germany 1914-1924 by Jo... View more info

FORMATIVE YEARS IN THE FAR WEST

By: White, Gerald T

Price: $19.94

Publisher: New York, Appleton-Century- Crofts: 1962

Seller ID: 38383

Condition: Very Good-


694 pages; Toning from removed bookplate on first blank and faint mark on spine from removed label, otherwise clean and tight in original red cloth binding. ; 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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COTTON SPINNING - THE QUESTIONS SET AT THE MAY EXAMINATIONS OF THE CITY AND GUILDS OF LONDON, 1889, WITH ANSWERS

By: Whittam, William , Jr.

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Providence, R. I. & Charlotte, N. C., C. A. M. Praray & Co: 1898

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 38817

Condition: Very Good


8vo. 75 pp. & a section of ads (xlviii pp. ) at the end, several with illustrations. Publisher's blue cloth. Minor wear at the corners and spine ends, a few cover spots -- very good. A useful compilation, including a glossary of terms used in the Lancashire cotton trade (added by the author for the benefit of American readers) . Possibly most interesting for the wonderful ads at the rear -- for textile machinery, steam equipment, and general factory necessities, includin... View more info

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS [ in Scarce Dustjacket ]

By: Wiener, Miriam

Price: $19.94

Publisher: New York, Golden Era Publishers: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41133

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


140 pages; A simple method of correcting our economic system, creating prosperity, eliminating unemployment and poverty, and reducing crime, disease, and radical activities. Clean and tight in original orange cloth binding in Very Good scarce dustjacket. ; 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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BOOKS FOR EVERY TASTE AND EVERY MOOD

By: Woodward and Lothrop

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Washington, DC, Woodward and Lothrop: 1929

Seller ID: 36977

Condition: Very Good+


A folding brochure/catalogue of books offered for sale by Woodward and Lothrop. Delightful cover depicting a couple reading with faint images of adventure and romance hovering in the background. Published in the late 1920s or early 1930s the last of the lists of books include those that had been made into films. Not found in OCLC ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a characte... View more info

HOW TO GET WORKMEN

By: Worman, H. A

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. W. Shaw Co: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41129

Condition: Very Good


64 pages; Drawing on your labor sources and handling applicants. How a factory weeded out a hundred men - yet scored an output record. Fifteen tested ways to secure laborers, helpers and skilled workmen. OCLC: 459143806 Clean and tight in original gray boards with onlay pictorial label at front cover. "The greatest problem before the modern businessman is the organization and maintenance of his work force." ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciati... View more info