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1 Circus Hall of Fame Sarasota
Hollywood, FL Dukane Press 1971 Hardcover Very Good 
Hollywood, FL: Dukane Press, 1971 32 pp with color illustrations on every page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright with light edgewear. . Stapled Soft Cover. Very Good. 6" x 9". 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 Dutch Treat Club Sixtieth Anniversary 1905 - 1965
1965 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
1965 72 pp wth B&W illusrtrations in text. Described as ' a gentle memoir with pictures for members and their guests, on the occasion of the Annual Diner in the year the Dutch treat Club became sixty.' With names and address of members. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Boards and cardboard case are undamaged save for light bumping to extremities.. Cased Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Slender Octavo. Privately Printed. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Everybody's Magazine Vol XXVI May 1912
Ridgway 1912 Paperback Good 
Ridgway, 1912 pp 579 -716 plus 128 pp of advertisements. Black and white illustrations throughout. Articles on "Weighing the Candidates," the post-Teddy Roosevelt , Howard Taft election and "Big Business and the Bench, Trustbusting Hhat Helps the Trusts" by C.P. Connolly described as " the most damning indictment of our judiciary in a plain statement of incontrovertable facts." Text is clean,tight, unmarked, considerably edgeworn. Covers are chipped along edges.. Magazine. Good. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Four Americans in Paris: The Collections of Gertrude Stein and Her Family
4 Four Americans in Paris: The Collections of Gertrude Stein and Her Family
The Museum of Modern Art 1970 Paperback Very Good 
The Museum of Modern Art, 1970 173 pp with B&W and sepia photography throughout. Published. in conjunction with an exhibit of the same name at the Museum of Modern Art, NYC. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Flexable maroon leatherette covers have slight shelfwear.. Large Format Soft Cover. Very Good. 10.25" x 8.25". 
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 Hazeltine's Almanac for 1886
Warren , N Y E.T. Hazeltine 1886 Hardcover Good No Jacket as Published 
Warren , N Y: E.T. Hazeltine, 1886 Miniature book (1.25" x 2") with almanac information (there was an annular eclipse visable in the eastern US that year too) interspersed with ads for Piso"s Cures for Consumption and Cattarrh. Some dog-eared pages. Cover missing a chip on lower front and has a closed tear on back. No interior markings.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket as Published. 1.25" x 2". Dust jacket present. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Highway Hangouts Eat Drink and Be Merry
6 Highway Hangouts Eat Drink and Be Merry
Abbeville Press 1994 1558597492 / 9781558597495 Hardcover Fine 
Abbeville Press, 1994 30 color postcards of exceptionally wierd roadside diners. All pages are clean and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged. 6.5" x 4.74". Stiff Paper. Fine. 6.5" x 4.74". 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Jeff Davis Late a Senator from Arkansas Memorial Addresses Delivered in the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States
7 Jeff Davis Late a Senator from Arkansas Memorial Addresses Delivered in the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States
Washington D.C. 1913 First Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket 
Washington D.C., 1913 80 pp with a B&W portrait of Jeff Davis frontis. Text is clean, tight, unmarked, yellowed., spine is cracked but holding.after title page. Black cloth boards witha gold-stamped wreath and title are intact, with loss of color in spots and some rubbing to spine ends and corners.Jeff Davis (1862 -1913) was Attorney General of Arkansas and served from 1898 to 1901. He served as Governor of Arkansas from 1901 to 1907. Davis was elected to the United States Senate and served from 4 March 1907 until his death in Little Rock, Arkansas on 3 January 1913. He was chairman of the Committee on the Mississippi and its Tributaries. Davis was well known for his outrageous rhetoric and oratorial skills. He made a career of skewering the business interests, newspapers, and urban dwellers in order to appeal to the poor rural citizens of the state. He portrayed himself as just another poor country boy against the moneyed interests that held back the common man. A stamp below the portrait reads"From John Morrow" member of Congress." John Morrow (1865 -1935) represented New Mexico in the United States House of Representatives from 1923 - 1929.. First Edition. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 7"x 10". First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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8 Kamandi The Last Boy on Earth! No 15 Apes in Control of Washington D.C. ? What Will They Do with the Watergate Secrets?
National Periodical (D C Comics), 1974 Paperback Good 
National Periodical (D C Comics),, 1974 A Watergate-themed comic book.. Comic Book. Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Official Pictures of a Century of Progress Exposition
9 Official Pictures of a Century of Progress Exposition
Chicago The Reuben H. Donnelley Co. 1933 Hardcover Near Fine Kaufman & Fabry Co. 
Chicago: The Reuben H. Donnelley Co., 1933 Unpaginated. B&W photography of all the buidings and attactions at he Chicago World's Fair. Clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged. # 001876 Size: 7" x 10". Stapled Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Kaufman & Fabry Co.. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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Oklahoma Art Center Inaugural Exhibition  December 5, 1958
10 Oklahoma Art Center Inaugural Exhibition December 5, 1958
1958 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
1958 172 (2) pp with B&W illustrations on every page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers have light soil, otherwise undamaged.. First Edition. Large Format Soft Cover. Very Good. 8 1/2" x 11". First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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11 Revista Ferronales No.11 XXXVI November 1959
1959 Hardcover Fair 
1959 128 pp Revista Ferronales, the magazine of the national railroads of Mexico. Special "La Revolucion Mexican" issue , November 1959. In Spanish. Size: 9" x 11.5". Decorative Paper. Fair. Pulp Magazine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Studies in Wills: Romance and Interest of an Old Story
12 Studies in Wills: Romance and Interest of an Old Story
Baltimore Mercantile Trust & Deposit Company 1926 Hardcover Very Good Good 
Baltimore: Mercantile Trust & Deposit Company, 1926 25 pp with 8 plates in sepia. Short history of wills followed by a pitch for the bank. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Grey paper boards have light rubbing and darkening towards spine. DJ is intact but has several short closed tears. Now in protective mylar.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 5" x 8". Privately Printed. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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Tappan 300 Years 1686 - 1986
13 Tappan 300 Years 1686 - 1986
The Tappantown Historical Society 1989 First Printing Paperback Very Good 
The Tappantown Historical Society, 1989 192 pp with B&W illustrations throughout and two double-page maps. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged. .9" x 8". First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. .9" x 8". First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The American Museum of Natural History Annual Report of the President, Treasurer's Report, List of Accessions, Act of Incorporation, Contract with the Department of Public Parks, Constitution, By-laws and List of Members from the Year 1896
14 The American Museum of Natural History Annual Report of the President, Treasurer's Report, List of Accessions, Act of Incorporation, Contract with the Department of Public Parks, Constitution, By-laws and List of Members from the Year 1896
The American Museum of Natural History 1896 Paperback Good Plus 
The American Museum of Natural History, 1896 117 pp. with one color map. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Very slight moisture staining to top and bottom corners, not extending into text. Red paper front cover present, edgeworn. Back paper cover missing.. Soft Cover. Good Plus. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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15 The Cadet Handbook: Kemper Military School 1935
Boonville, MO Kemper Military School 1935 Paperback Very Good Plus 
Boonville, MO: Kemper Military School, 1935 31 pp. For incoming students at Kemper Military School (1844 - 2002) Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Orange paper covers are clean and undamaged.. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. 3" x 6". 
Price: 24.00 USD
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16 The Canada Year Book 1914
Ottawa, Canada Ministry of Trade and Commerce 1915 Hardcover Good 
Ottawa, Canada: Ministry of Trade and Commerce, 1915 698 pp with B&W illustrations throughout text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Contemporary owner's name on front endpapers. Green cloth boards with gold-stamped titles are rubbed, bumped at extremities.. Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine May-Oct 1893
17 The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine May-Oct 1893
The Century Company 1893 Hardcover Good 
The Century Company, 1893 Contains articles by Theodore Rooseelt, Bret Harte,, Henry Cabot Lodge, Walt Whitman, and John Adington Symonds. No damage or markings to text. Green cloth embossed boards are rubbed at extremities.. Hard Cover. Good. Thick 8 Vo. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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18 The National Builder Aug. 15, 1903
Chicago 1903 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 
Chicago, 1903 44 pp with B&W photos and steel-engraved illustrations throughout. "The National Builder" Vol. XXXVll, No. 2 rebound in a tan cloth hardcover format. Titles gold-stamped. Pages in clea, undamaged condition, boards have very light bumping to extremities. #001957 Size: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. First Edition. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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19 The Panama Canal: a Pictorial Review of its Construction Together with Statistical Information
James a Rook 1912 Paperback Very Good 
James a Rook, 1912 Unpaginated. Photos of the Panama Canal's construction on every page. Stamp on title page, "Compliments of the Panama Canal on zone Panama-Pacific Exposition 1915." Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Pictorial covers are rubbed along spine, with two short closed tears. #001907 Size: 8"x 5". Stapled Softcover. Very Good. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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United States Ship Carl Vinson CVN-70 Vol VI 1990
20 United States Ship Carl Vinson CVN-70 Vol VI 1990
1990 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket as Published 
1990 502 pp with color photos on every page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked.Textured leatherette boards are clean and undamaged save for a bump /small tear to front upper corner. Title and ship's seal stamped in gold on front cover. Previous owner's name in stamped in gold on cover.. Textured Leatherette Pictorial. Near Fine/No Jacket as Published. 9"x 9". Dust jacket present. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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