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Image for [Patent Medicine] C. Brinkerhoff's Health Restorative for the Cure of Coughs, Colds, Liver Complaints, Raising of Blood, Pain in the Side and Chest, and all other Complaints Arising from a Want of Tone in the Stomach

[Patent Medicine] C. Brinkerhoff's Health Restorative for the Cure of Coughs, Colds, Liver Complaints, Raising of Blood, Pain in the Side and Chest, and all other Complaints Arising from a Want of Tone in the Stomach

By: N/A

Price: $175.00

Publisher: 1844

Seller ID: 09922


Mid-nineteenth century double-sided advertisement and testimonial for a patent medicine-C. Brinkerhoff's Health Restorative. Measures 6 X 9.5 inches and appears to have been removed from a periodical. Foxing to both sides, no tears or chips. Testimonials are dated 1843 and 1844, so this ad likely dates to the mid-1840s. The front side mostly contains a description of the medicine and what it will cure or help. Apparently, one bottle was not sufficient to rid the afflicti... View more info

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Prague News Letter: A Fortnightly Survey of Political, Economic and Cultural Life in Czechoslovakia (English Language)

By: Stejn, Jiri (Editor)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Praha (Prague), Nakladatelskvi Orbis: 1960

Seller ID: 09921


Four-page newsletter, approximately 12 X 17 inches. Folded three times to a pocket-size 4 X 6 inches. This issue is Vol. 16, No. 6 - 19th March 1960. The front page includes articles about Nazi jurists still wearing their judicial robes in West Germany, International Women's Day and the continued drive for equality, the 1960 Brno International Trade Fair, and an interview with Dr. Albert B. Sabin of the University of Cincinnati on his new polio vaccine and its potential... View more info

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The Relief Work of the American Red Cross Following the Tornado in Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama March 18, 1925: A Report

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., The American National Red Cross: 1925

Seller ID: 09920


Five-page report on the Red Cross' efforts to provide relief to those affected by the tornado. Publication ARC 226, Aug. 1925. Stapled booklet. Pencil notation in upper-left margin of front cover, otherwise near fine condition. View more info

Image for Paris Métro - Paris Underground - Paris Subway 1945 (Route Map)

Paris Métro - Paris Underground - Paris Subway 1945 (Route Map)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Paris, Mellottee Editeur: 1945

Seller ID: 09919


Card stock single sheet with transportation routes map pasted on one side and folded once into a pocket-sized reference brochure. There is an additional fold horizontally and a one-inch tear along the fold mark, resulting in tears on opposite sides of the map when opened. Paper label affixed to front panel of the folded piece. Some peeling in the lower-left corner of the label and the aforementioned tear affects the label on the right side. The rear panel has some pencil... View more info

Image for The Song of the Bells, an Easter Chime

The Song of the Bells, an Easter Chime

By: Wadsworth, Wedworth

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Munich and New York, Obpacher Brothers: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09918


Card stock covers and pages, string-bound. Toning to the covers and light foxing. All edges in a silver color. 16 unnumbered pages, illustrated. Measures 4.75 X 6 inches. Publication date not stated, but OCLC indicates 1870. This small book contains an original poem by Wadsworth and is illustrated by Harriet Webster Fowler. Wadsworth (1846-1926) was an author, artist, and illustrator. The Wedworth Wadsworth Collection web site states: "He became an accomplished artis... View more info

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Horses in the Making

By: Wentworth, Lady

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09917


Mild wear and a slightly cocked spine. Binding is solid. The dust jacket has several edge tears and and a bit of rubbing on the rear panel. 155 pages with Index. Sketches and black and white photographs illustrate the text, which includes plain language for breeders and a section written for novices. From the dust jacket: "This book is the outcome of a long and practical experience in breeding, rearing and breaking light horses and ponies by a writer whose success ca... View more info

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Lone Cowboy: My Life Story

By: James, Will

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 09916


Cloth-covered boards with a Will James painting (color) on the front cover. Several small edge tears to the price-clipped dust jacket and a bit of laminate starting to peel on the top edge of the rear panel. 431 pages with numerous line drawings and eight full-color images of Will James' paintings. The endpapers also feature James' art work in color. View more info

Image for Abstract of the Official Record of Proceedings of the Reno Court of Inquiry Convened at Chicago Illinois, 13 January 1879… Upon the Request of Major Marcus A. Reno, 7th Cavalry to Investigate his Conduct at the Battle of Little Big Horn 25-26 June, 1876

Abstract of the Official Record of Proceedings of the Reno Court of Inquiry Convened at Chicago Illinois, 13 January 1879… Upon the Request of Major Marcus A. Reno, 7th Cavalry to Investigate his Conduct at the Battle of Little Big Horn 25-26 June, 1876

By: Graham, Colonel W.A., U.S.A., Retired

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, The Stackpole Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09915


Mild shelf wear. The dust jacket has some edge wear and a few tiny edge tears. Protected now in a Mylar sleeve. 303 pages with Appendix (Military History of Major Marcus A. Reno, Seventh Cavalry) and Index. Exhibits and Illustrations, including endpaper maps--Lt. Maguire's Custer battlefield map on the front endpapers, while the rear endpapers feature Benteen's own battle map, found in May 1954, thus never before published. View more info

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Lost New Orleans

By: Cable, Mary

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09914


Mild wear to boards, foxing to the top edge of the page block, and the dust jacket has a few small chips and short edge tears. Protected now in a Mylar sleeve. 235 pages with Notes and Sources for the Illustrations, Bibliography, and Index. Numerous black and white historical photographs, with accompanying text on the cultural, social, and commercial life of the city's history, document the architectural past of New Orleans. View more info

Image for Proceedings of the Robert A. Welch Foundations: Conferences on Chemical Research, XXV. Heterogeneous Catalysis

Proceedings of the Robert A. Welch Foundations: Conferences on Chemical Research, XXV. Heterogeneous Catalysis

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, The Robert A. Welch Foundation: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09913


Fine, unused copy. As new. Proceedings fom the conference that took place November 9 -November 11, 1981. These conferences on chemical research began in 1957 and this is the 25th in the series. Preface by Norman Hackerman (Professor of Chemistry and President, Rice University), Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board. 258 pages. View more info

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Cooking Magic: Step-By-step Cookbooks (Numbers 113-124)

By: De Proft, Melanie

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Chicago, Culinary Arts Institute: 1956

Seller ID: 09912


Twelve 68-page softcover cookbooks covering different foods, styles, and ethnicities. Clean with mild wear. Illustrations from various artists and color photographs illustrate the books. Each book is 6 X 8.75 inches and the collection is held together in a metal clasp and hardbound, but the binding has separated from the clasp of books. The hardcover binding has shelf wear. Melanie De Proft is listed as Director, Staff Home Economists, Culinary Arts Institute. These cook... View more info

Image for Nacimientos: Nativity Scenes by Southwest Indian Artisans

Nacimientos: Nativity Scenes by Southwest Indian Artisans

By: Monthan, Guy and Doris

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Flagstaff, Arizona, Northland Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09911


The dust jacket has several edge tears, a few of which were tape-repaired by a previous owner. Protected now in a Mylar archival sleeve. 93 pages with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Seventeen Pueblo artisans from New Mexico and Arizona are featured with color photos of their work. An additional twenty artisans are listed near the back of the book. Text is in English, German, and Spanish. View more info

Image for Thee First One Hundred Years: The Story of the First Baptist Church in Marble Falls, Texas

Thee First One Hundred Years: The Story of the First Baptist Church in Marble Falls, Texas

By: Dilmore, Don

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Nortex Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09910


Faint spotting to the top edge of the page block, otherwise a fine copy. 281 pages with Notes (by chapter). Black and white photos illustrate this centennial history of the First Baptist Church in Marble Falls, Texas. Includes a list of pastors, beginning in 1888. View more info

Image for DSM-II: Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Second Edition

DSM-II: Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Second Edition

By: The Committee on Nomenclature and Statistics of the American Psychiatric Association

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., American Psychiatric Association: 1970

Edition: Second Edition, Third Printing

Seller ID: 09909


Damage to front cover resulting in some paper loss affecting the title. Light soiling to the rear cover. Previous owner name inside the front cover. Interior is clean. Comb binding is fine and has DSM II printed on it. Third printing of the Second Edition, which was originally published in 1968. The cover indicates Third Edition, but the copyright page confirms this is the third printing of the Second Edition. 134 pages with a Foreword by Ernest M. Gruenberg, M.D., Dr. P... View more info

Image for Tragic Mountains: The Hmong, the Americans, and the Secret Wars for Laos, 1942-1992

Tragic Mountains: The Hmong, the Americans, and the Secret Wars for Laos, 1942-1992

By: Hamilton-Merritt, Jane

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana, Indiana University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09908


580 pages with Index. Includes Appendix, Notes, Glossary, and Interviews and Sources. Illustrated with black and white photos and maps. From the publisher: "The Hmong were America's foot soldiers in the brutal secret Lao theater of the Vietnam War, risking all to defend their homelands and to rescue downed American air crews. Abandoned by the United States when it withdrew in 1975, the Hmong were subjected to genocide by communist Laos and Vietnam. This book tells the st... View more info

Image for Trails of Deceit: Solving a Decades Old Mystery Utilizing the Methods of the Legendary Phoenix Program

Trails of Deceit: Solving a Decades Old Mystery Utilizing the Methods of the Legendary Phoenix Program

By: O'Daniel, Larry J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Golden Coast Publishing Company: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09907


330 pages, illustrated, with Index. From the author of Missing in Action: Trail of Deceit, this book is the "true account of the men who were sacrificed for political expediency." The author, an intelligence officer in Vietnam during the war, who used the Phoenix concept of gathering intelligence, has used the same concept for piecing together a story of deceit concerning the fate of the POWs and those termed Missing in Action. View more info

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Hunt for Truth: a Timely Collection of the Stimulating Daily Newspaper Columns of H.L. Hunt

By: Hunt, H.L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, H.l. Hunt Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09906


Light reading crease to the spine. Tiny chip to the lower corner of the rear cover. Slight age-toning. Binding tight and square. 254 pages. View more info

Image for We Delivered: The U.S. Navy Armed Guard in World War II

We Delivered: The U.S. Navy Armed Guard in World War II

By: Dupra, Lyle E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Manhattan, Kansas, Sunflower University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09905


Mild edge wear. Previous owner address label on the half-title page. 159 pages with Bibliography and Index. Black and white photographs. Publisher ad for the book laid in, as is a typed note from the author to the publisher advising of needed corrections. Signed by the author on the half-title page. View more info

Image for Murder in Space City: Cultural Analysis of Houston Homicide Patterns

Murder in Space City: Cultural Analysis of Houston Homicide Patterns

By: Lundsgaarde, Henry P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09904


Mild shelf wear and light dust staining to the top edge of the page block. Rear panel of the dust jacket has a small amount of staining. Protected now in a Mylar sleeve. 269 pages with Appendices, Notes, References, and Index. Illustrated with photos and maps. This book looks at how and why in 1969 nearly 300 Houstonians died as a result of homicide and why more than half the killers escaped official punishment. View more info

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Texas Toys and Games (Publications of the Texas Folklore Society)

By: Abernethy, Francis Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, Southern Methodist University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09903


253 pages with Bibliography, Index of Contributors, and Index of Toys and Games. Illustrated. Volume XLVIII in the Texas Folklore Society series that dates back to 1916. Inscribed and signed to the previous owner on the half-title page by the editor, Abernethy. View more info