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1 Der Olympische Eid [The Olympic Oath].
New York: Walter Schatzki, n.d. 
Micro-miniature, 3/16 inch x 1/8 inch, bound in navy blue leather with Olympic rings stamped in silver on front cover. Text is the oath printed in five languages. Fine in a Plexiglass case with swivel magnifier and in original silk-lined jewel box. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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2 Deutsches Soldatenjahrbuch 2001.
Schild Verlad, 2001. 
Octavo, hardcover (illus. boards), 440 pp. Illustrations throughout. Very Good, with light edgewear. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Miscellaneous Selections, Published as a Supplement to the Connecticut Courant. Volume IV, 1835-1837.
Hartford: Goodwin & Co., 1835. 
Octavo, burgundy cloth, guilt letters, 559 pp. Rebound in contemporary burgundy cloth (binding in Fine, As New condition). Good+, with foxing throughout, general wear apparent to pages, with one torn slightly. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Papers of the Military Historical Society of Massachusetts, Volume XII: Naval Actions and History, 1799-1898.
Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Publishing Company, (1990). 
Octavo, blue cloth (hardcover), gilt letters & decoration to upper cover, 386 pp. Fine (As New). Contents: The Old Navy; The Home Squadron in the Winter of 1860-61; The Story of the Cumberland; The Story of the Monitor; Reminiscent of the Siege of Charleston The Battle of Mobile Bay; The Naval Brigade; Personal Reminiscences of the War, 1861-1865; Samoa and the Hurricane of March, 1889; The Battle of Manila Bay. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Poets and Poetry of Ireland [spine title].
Lacks title and all publishing information. 
Quarto, 3/4 morocco & gilt-stamped pebbled cloth, all edges gilt, 9-180 pp. Steel engraved portraits and plates. Light shelf wear. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 Prehistoric Cultures North of Superior: The Archaeology of North-Central Ontario.
Ontario: Ministry of Culture and Recreation, Historical Planning and Research Branch, 1979. 
Octavo, paperbound (stapled, illus. wrappers), 11 pp. Illustrated. From Introduction: The prehistory of North-Central Ontario spans nearly 9,000 years, from about 7,000 BC to the AD 17th Century. Archaeologists working in the area over the past 20 years have recorded over 1,000 sites belonging to the original inhabitants of Northern Ontario. Through their stone tools, broken pottery sherds, food remains, and other discarded items, the long forgotten lifeways of these prehistoric peoples are slowly and painstakingly being reconstructed... 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Royal Doulton Figures, Animal Models, Character & Toby Jugs, Flambe, Veined Sung, Rock Plates. Collectors' Book No. 11 (Issued January 1969). [With] Suggested Standard Retail Prices Subject to Change Without Notice Royal Doulton Figurines, Champion Dog Models, Sundry Animals, Birds, Character Jugs, Specialties, Bunnykins Nursery Ware: January 1, 1969 [laid-in].
Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent: Doulton Fine China Limited, 1969. 
Octavo, spiral-bound (white metal spirals, blue covers illus. in full-color), 109 pp + 15 pp price list. Very Good, with speckling (light chipping) to upper cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 The Arabian Nights. With Illustrations by Rene Bull.
New York: Children's Classics, (1986). 
Royal octavo, hardcover (black faux leather with gilt letters & decorative stamping; glossy, full-color illus. boards), uncut, xv, 299 pp. Small remainder mark; otherwise, a Fine (As New) copy of a childhood classic. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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9 The Oracle 1941, Tully Central School.
Tully Central School, 1941. 
Quarto, yellow spiral bound & stamped brown cardstock, 68 pp + 4 pp signatures & cards. Very Good, with wear to spiral binding. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 The Pictorial Indestructible Books Big Book of Animal Pictures.
New York: Pictorial Color Book Company, Inc., n.d. [ca. 1910]. 
Quarto, cloth backed illus. boards, [13] pp. Cloth backing is in bad shape, with several tears; the covers themselves have some light edgewear; beyond some minor chipping to the edges of the first page, the interior is in fine condition, with bright, full-color, thick cardboard pages. ̉The monkey which you see above,/Is a creature whom all children love./He's full of mischief and full of fun/And Oh! how he can climb and run./He's running a race with the horse so white,/The man sits upright and holds the reins tight./ The birds are playing and fly along too,/I'd like to see the finish, wouldn't you?.... 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 United States Army Training Center, Fort Jackson, South Carolina. Company D, 1st Bn., 1st Bde.
American Yearbook Company, Military Division, (1978). 
Folio, illus. blue pebbled cloth (hardcover), 88 pp. Very Good, with edgewear. Pictorial history of Company D training, 15 July 1978 to 1 September 1978, including pictures of training officers, staff, and each member of 1st bn., 1st bde. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 73rd Bomb Wing. The Story of the 73rd: The Unofficial History of the 73rd Bomb Wing.
Nashville: The Battery Press, 1980. Facsimile reprint of the 1946 edition. 
Quarto, illustrated red cloth (hardcover), unpaginated. Photos, map endpapers. Fine, with bookplate. World War II aviation. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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13 A Gentleman with a Duster. The Glass of Fashion: Some Soical Reflections. Illustrated.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, The Knickerbocker Press, 1921. Second Printing. 
Large octavo, green cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, untrimmed, xxi, 176 pp. Near-Fine, with slightly bowed covers, in a darkened dust jacket with hair-line tear. From jacket: The Gentleman with a Duster who so mercilessly and brilliantly clarified the mirrors of Downing Street, now turns his attention to English Society -- and what a drubbing it gets. Perhaps the sorriest victims to fall under his cleanser are Col. Reppington and Margot Asquith...But society at large is not spared, and there can be no question as to the sincereity of the author... 
Price: 10.00 USD
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14 A Graduate, Late an Officer in the United States Army. Letter to the Honorable Mr. Hawes, in Reply to His Strictures on the Graduates of the Military Academy.
New York: Wiley and Long, 1836. 
Octavo, string-bound wrappers, 30 pp. Top leaf loose, neat former-owner signature, soiling to wrappers. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 A Lady. A Home in the South. Or, Two Years at Uncle Warren's. Written for the American Reform Tract and Book Society, and Approved by the committee of Publication.
Cincinnati: Americana Reform Tract and Book Society, (1857). Presumed First Edition. Not mentioned in Wright's American Fiction. 
Small octavo, blind stamped dark brown cloth (hardcover), gilt letters and decorations to spine, 134 pp + 8 pp ads. Very Good, with light edgewear and foxing. Abolitionist novel. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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16 A. W. ellis Company. At the Meeting of the Waters: A Sketch of Lowell Life from the Discovery of the Merrimack to the Present Day.
Lowell, Massachusetts: Lowell Institution for Savings, 1829-1929. 
Octavo, coral boards (hardcover), gilt letters, fold-out maps, 32 pp. Near-Fine, with wrinkling to rear map; in original box, Fair, with sunning, one side of lid missing. Illustrated. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Aagaard, Finn. Aagaard's Africa: A Hunter Remembers. Illustrations by Michael Robert Bloom.
Washington, D.C.: The National Rifle Association of America, (1991). First Edition, with errata sheet tucked in. 
Octavo, blue cloth (hardcover), gilt letters and decoration to upper cover, photo. illustrated endpapers, xiii + 196 pp. Fine, in a Near-Fine, mylar protected dust jacket. From dust jacket: Finn Aagaard has spent most of his life establishing the mettle of others in that most demanding of proving grounds, the game fields of his native Kenya. He guided and occasionally nurtured budding hunters. He built a business and raised a family. He never lost a client, friend, partner, kith nor kin. Not that it wasn't close one in a while -- for there wer close scrapes -- nor that there aren't memories that are funny because no one got hurt -- some funny things happened. They're all to be found in Aagaard's Africa, A Hunter Remembers. They're all part of Fin Aagaard's life and his style of living. They are proof of his mettle... 
Price: 75.00 USD
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18 Aaron, Marvin and Art Bernstein. Hiking the Rogue: A Hiker's Guide to the Upper Rogue Trail, the Rogue River Trail and the Lower Rogue Trail.
Grants Pass, OR: Magnifica Books, (1990). 
Octavo, paperbound (stiff, photo illus. wrappers), 54 pp. Very Good, with light rubbing & foxing (age darkened spotting) to covers. From Introduction: 250 miles. From a hidden, icy spring on the flank of a dormant volcano to an offshore canyon knifing the edge of the continent. This is the Rogue, mightiest of Oregon's coastal rivers. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 Aasen, Larry. North Dakota Postcards 1900 - 1930.
Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, (1999). Postcard History Series. First Edition. 
Octavo, stiff pictorial wrappers, 128 pp. Images throughout. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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20 Abbe, George. Poetry, The Great Therapy.
N.l.: An American Weave-Whetstone Publication, 1956. 
2nd printing. Signed by the author. Octavo, printed wrappers, 29, [i] pp. Very Good; a bit faded around perimeter. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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