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Sketch of the Mode of Manufacturing Gunpowder at the Ishapore Mills in Bengal, with a Record of the Experiments Carried on to Ascertain the Value of Charge, Windage, Vent and Weight, Etc, in Mortars and Muskets Also Reports of the Various Proofs of Powde, Anderson, Col. William & Parlby, Samuel
81 Anderson, Col. William & Parlby, Samuel Sketch of the Mode of Manufacturing Gunpowder at the Ishapore Mills in Bengal, with a Record of the Experiments Carried on to Ascertain the Value of Charge, Windage, Vent and Weight, Etc, in Mortars and Muskets Also Reports of the Various Proofs of Powde
London John Weale 1862 1st Edition Hardcover 
London: John Weale, 1862 London: John Weale, 1862 xviii, 303 (4) pp.with 10 plates of which 5 are fold-outs. Samuel Parlby (1789 - 1878) was the co-inventor of the Parlby Rocket, first used by the British East India Company in warfare in the first half of the 19th century.Text is clean, tight and unmarked Small bookplate of Geo. W. Keisler, the publisher of the Carthage , NY (Democratic) Tribune on front pastedown. Dark blue cloth boards with gold-stamped canon on front board are rubbed at extremities with some loss of material. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First Edition. 
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82 Anderson, Col. William & Parlby, Samuel Sketch of the Mode of Manufacturing Gunpowder at the Ishapore Mills in Bengal, with a Record of the Experiments Carried on to Ascertain the Value of Charge, Windage, Vent and Weight, Etc, in Mortars and Muskets Also Reports of the Various Proofs of Powde
London John Weale 1862 1st Edition Hardcover 
London: John Weale, 1862 London: John Weale, 1862 xviii, 303 (4) pp.with 10 plates of which 5 are fold-outs. Samuel Parlby (1789 - 1878) was the co-inventor of the Parlby Rocket, first used by the British East India Company in warfare in the first half of the 19th century.Text is clean, tight and unmarked Small bookplate of Geo. W. Keisler, the publisher of the Carthage , NY (Democratic) Tribune on front pastedown. Dark blue cloth boards with gold-stamped canon on front board are rubbed at extremities with some loss of material. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First Edition. 
Price: 275.00 USD
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Heart of Asia, Andrews, Roy Chapman
83 Andrews, Roy Chapman Heart of Asia
Duell, Sloan and Pearce 1951 Hardcover Very Good Poor 
Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1951 Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1951 224 pp. Twelve true tales of adventure in Mongolia and China. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, yellowed. Dust jacket has a large chip missing from the front. Now in protective mylar cover. Hard Cover. Very Good/Poor.. Hardcover. Very Good/Poor. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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Painting for Calligraphers, Angel, Marie
84 Angel, Marie Painting for Calligraphers
U.S.A. Overlook Books 1989 087951969X / 9780879519698 Second Printing. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Plus 
U.S.A.: Overlook Books, 1989 127 pp with color and B&W illustrations and diagrams in text. Both instructions and examples of past and present calligraphers who added designs from nature to their lettering. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Grey cloth boards are clean and undamaged. DJ is whole and bright, with a small chip missing from the top of spine. Size: Slender Octavo. Second Printing.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Beyond the Ural Mountains the Adventures of a Siberian Hunter, Aramilev, Ivan
85 Aramilev, Ivan Beyond the Ural Mountains the Adventures of a Siberian Hunter
Rand mcNally & Co. 1961 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good Good 
Rand mcNally & Co., 1961 Rand mcNally & Co., 1961 199 pp with 14 B&W plates.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Previous owner's name on front endpapers. Dust jacket has a small chip missing at top of spine.In protective mylar wrapper. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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The Birds & The Frogs, Aristophanes
86 Aristophanes The Birds & The Frogs
The Heritage Press 1959 Hardcover As New Fine Parry, Marion 
The Heritage Press, 1959 62 pp with B&W illustrations throughout text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Blue cloth boards with gold-stamped decoration and titles are clean and undamaged. Blue paper case is intact. A handsome edition with a large, easily-readable typeface.. Cased Hardcover. As New/Fine. Illus. by Parry, Marion. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Technology Advances and the Arms Control Agenda: 1989 Colloquium Proceedings, Arnett, Eric H.; Kirk, Elizabeth J.
87 Arnett, Eric H.; Kirk, Elizabeth J. Technology Advances and the Arms Control Agenda: 1989 Colloquium Proceedings
U.S.A. Amer Assn for the Advancement of 1990 0871683709 / 9780871683700 Paperback As New 
U.S.A.: Amer Assn for the Advancement of, 1990 320 pp with B&W photo illustrations in ext. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged.. Trade Paperback. As New. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Neanderthal's Necklace: In Search of the First Thinkers, Arsuaga, Juan Luis
88 Arsuaga, Juan Luis The Neanderthal's Necklace: In Search of the First Thinkers
U.S.A. Four Walls Eight Windows 2002 1568581874 / 9781568581873 First Printing. Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
U.S.A.: Four Walls Eight Windows, 2002 334 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is bright and undamaged.. First Printing.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Folk Bronzes of North-Western India, Aryan, K.C.
89 Aryan, K.C. Folk Bronzes of North-Western India
New Delhi Rekha Prakashan 1973 Hardcover Very Good Fair 
New Delhi: Rekha Prakashan, 1973 New Delhi: Rekha Prakashan, 1973 123 PP with one map and B&W illustrations on virtually every page. One of the very few scholarly treatises on the subject of village-made cire perdu bronze casting in India, whose style and history trace back to Mohenjo-daro in the 3rd millennium B.C. text is clean, tight and unmarkedsave for bookseller's stamp on flyleaf. DJ is split and chipped. In protective mylar jacket. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 9 1/2" x 9 1/2".. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 44.00 USD
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90 Aston, W. G. Shinto The Way of the Gods
Japan Logos 1968 Hardcover Very Good Plus No Jacket 
Japan: Logos, 1968 Japan: Logos, 1968 386 pp.wit B&W drawings in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. There is a neatly repaired tear to the first free page. Green buckram boards have an embossed Japanese pattern front and back. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket.. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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91 Avila, Elaine Jane Austin, Action Figure and Other Plays (signed)
NoPassport Press 2012 1st Edition. Paperback Near Fine Signed
NoPassport Press, 2012 NoPassport Press, 2012 278 pp. Foreward byTed Gregory. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged. Signed by Author on title Page. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition.. Paperback. Near Fine. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Do's and Taboos of Hosting International Visitors, Axtell, Roger E.
92 Axtell, Roger E. Do's and Taboos of Hosting International Visitors
John Wiley && Sons 1990 0471515701 / 9780471515708 Paperback As New Signed
John Wiley && Sons, 1990 236 pp America hosts some 41 million international visitors who spend 50 billion dollars each year mixing trade and tourism. This book offers an indispensable guide to everything from entertaining and business protocol to the role of interpretors and corporate gift giving. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Author's signature on first free page. Covers are bright and undamaged.. Signed by Author. Trade Paperback. As New. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Autobiography of a Chinese Dog, Ayscough, Florence
93 Ayscough, Florence The Autobiography of a Chinese Dog
Houghton Mifflin 1926 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Douglas, Lucille 
Houghton Mifflin, 1926 Houghton Mifflin, 1926 105 pp with B&W ink drawing illustrations in text Florence Ayscough-poet, translator, Sinologist, Shanghailander, avid collector, pioneering photographer and early feminist champion of women's rights in China. Ayscough's modernist translations of the classical poets still command respect, her ethnographic studies of the lives of drawn illustrations. Chinese women still engender feminist critiques over three quarters of a century later and her collections of Chinese ceramics and objets now form an important part of several American museum's Asian art collections. By the time of her death Florence Ayscough has left a legacy of collection and scholarship unrivalled by any other foreign woman in China before or since. Text is lean, tight and unmarked. Contemporary gift inscription on front endpapers. Decorative paper-covered boards with a pattern of drawings of little dogs are bumped at extremities. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Douglas, Lucille.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Douglas, Lucille. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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Human Smoke: The Beginnings of World War II, the End of Civilization, Baker, Nicholson
94 Baker, Nicholson Human Smoke: The Beginnings of World War II, the End of Civilization
Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A. Simon & Schuster 2008 1416567844 / 9781416567844 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster, 2008 566 pp. A fresh perspective on the political and social landscape that gave rise to Word War ll. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. decorative paper boards with sillouette of a hand are clean and undamaged. Translucent DJ is intact but has some creases. Thick 8 Vo Size: Thick 8 Vo. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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The Anatomy of Villainy, Balchin, Nigel
95 Balchin, Nigel The Anatomy of Villainy
London Collins 1950 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
London: Collins, 1950 256 pp. with eight B&W plates.Short biographies of Titus Oates, Francis Charteris, Douglas Home, Rasputin, Joseph Smith and others stressing their presumed villainy. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Bookseller's sticker on rear endpapers. Red cloth boards are undamaged save for a small stain on front cover. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Between Two Ages, Ballenger, Mary Lou
96 Ballenger, Mary Lou Between Two Ages
Ballenger, Mary Lou 1993 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
Ballenger, Mary Lou, 1993 109 pp. privaely printed poetry, much of it about WWII, the 200th jCoast Artillery. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Gift inscription from Ruth Ballenger Duffy. Just hours after the attack on Pearl Harbor, New Mexicos 200th Coast Artillery (Anti-aircraft) was the "first to fire" on the enemy. That night, in order to provide anti-aircraft protection for Manila, the Regiment was split, forming the 515th Coast Artillery, the first battle-born unit of World War II, South Pacific, later they experience heavy losses during the Bataan death March. Size: 5.5" x 8.25". Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Privately Printed. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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97 Bandhu Scott Dunham Contemporary Lampworking A Practical Guide to Shaping Glass in the Flame - 1995 publication.
Salusa Glassworks, Prescott, A 2002 0934252564 / 9780934252560 3rd Edition. Hardcover Very Good 
Salusa Glassworks, Prescott, A, 2002 255 pp with B&W and color illustrations throughout. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Boards are decorative paper, slightly bumped at extremities. Spiral-bound. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 3rd Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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A Survey of North West Africa (The Maghrib), Barbour, Nevill
98 Barbour, Nevill A Survey of North West Africa (The Maghrib)
London Oxford University Press 1959 First Edition. Hardcover Fair No Jacket 
London: Oxford University Press, 1959 406 pp with a large undamaged folding map bound in after text. Text is clean and tight with some underlining. Previous owner's bookplate on front endpapers. Red cloth boards with gold-stamped titles on spine are rubbed.Issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.. First Edition.. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Struggle for a Continent: The Diplomatic History of South America 1917 - 1945, Barclay, Glen
99 Barclay, Glen Struggle for a Continent: The Diplomatic History of South America 1917 - 1945
New York New York University Press 1972 0814709699 / 9780814709696 1st Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
New York: New York University Press, 1972 New York: New York University Press, 1972 213 pp. with bibliography. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, witha few dog-eared pages at the back. Black boards are clean and tight, a little bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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An Albuquerque bibliography: A guide to published and archival materials, Barnhart, Jan Dodson
100 Barnhart, Jan Dodson An Albuquerque bibliography: A guide to published and archival materials
U.S.A. Albuquerque Museum of Art, History and Science 1980 0913630047 / 9780913630044 Paperback Good Plus 
U.S.A.: Albuquerque Museum of Art, History and Science, 1980 Unpaginated. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers have light edgewear.. Large Format Soft Cover. Good Plus. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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