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Poesias ( Poems ) (In Hebrew)

By: Aisenstein, Jacobo

Price: $268.75

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sociedad de Escritores Israelitas en la Argentina: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 75705


In Hebrew ONLY. 1st Printing. Light general wear. Previous owner ink stamp. 102 pages. Jacobo Aisenstein was born 1884 in Savr (Podolf), Russia. He began work at age 12 as a carpenter in Odessa. In 1906 he immigrated to Argentina where he began publishing in 1915, especially poems. He started monthly publishing of 'Broit a fraihait', 'Der Frai arbete' and 'Di arbete organizatzie' for Jewish professional associations in 1919. He also published the Yiddish language daily n... View more info

The A.B.C. of Zionist Policy No. 1 Spring, 1945

By: Ben-Gurion, David

Price: $143.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Habonim, Labor Zionist Youth: 1945

Seller ID: 100279


No. 1 Spring, 1945. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Some darkening along margins of front cover. 32 pages. David Ben-Gurion was the first Prime Minister of Israel. Ben-Gurion's passion for Zionism, which began early in life, culminated in his instrumental role in the founding of the state of Israel. After leading Israel to victory in the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, Ben-Gurion helped build the state institutions and oversaw the absorption of vast numbers of Jews fro... View more info

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Ich Und Du 1st German Language Edition 1923

By: Buber, Martin

Price: $384.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Germany, Im Imsel-Verlag: 1923

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 118952


In German. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 138 pages. German language printing of Buber's seminal work, an essay on existence. Buber wrote Ich und Du (later translated into English as I and Thou) in 1923. View more info

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I and Thou 1st English Language Edition 1937

By: Buber, Martin

Price: $864.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, UK, T & T Clark: 1937

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 118951


Moderate general wear. Previous owner name of D.H. Kromminga on front cover, writer of 'A History of the Christian Church', 'Christian Reformed Tradition' and 'Millenium in the Church'. 120 pages. First English language printing of Buber's seminal work, an essay on existence. Buber wrote Ich und Du (later translated into English as I and Thou) in 1923. View more info

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The Postal History of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick 1754-1867

By: C.M.; Greene, V.G.; Young, John Jephcott

Price: $163.15

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Sissons Publications Limited: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 84764


Limited Edition, only 400 printed. 1st Printing. Moderate general wear. Many pages have yellow or pink highlighting. 393 pages. View more info

Image for International geological-geophysical atlas of the Atlantic Ocean =: Mezhdunarodnyi geologo-geofizcheskii atlas Atlanticheskogo Okeana

International geological-geophysical atlas of the Atlantic Ocean =: Mezhdunarodnyi geologo-geofizcheskii atlas Atlanticheskogo Okeana

By: Commission, Intergovernmental Oceanographic

Price: $432.00

Publisher: Ministry of Geology of the USSR: 1990

Seller ID: 75731


Monumental volume of color-coded scientific research maps. In English and in Russian. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket has handling wear, short tears. 26''x19''. 158 pages. View more info

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The Analects of Confucius (A Chinese-English Bilingual Edition)

By: Confucius; John Kirkley (Editor); Li Tianchen ( Trans); Kong Decheng (Calligraphy)

Price: $283.20

Publisher: Zhonghua Book Company: 2002

Seller ID: 99905


Deluxe edition. 2 volumes complete. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked and unworn. 2 beautiful blue silk decorated volumes, bound with white thread, each cover bearing a title calligraph by Kong Decheng. In publisher's matching blue silk deluxe presentation case with bone-like clasps.. Chinese text with English translation. View more info

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Auction Bridge Up-To-Date (Dalton on Auction Bridge)

By: Dalton, W.

Price: $283.20

Publisher: London, UK, Thomas De La Rue & Co. Ltd.: 1909

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 80100


Ex-Library, Few Markings. 1st Printing. Olive green cloth, gold lettering, all page ends gold gilt, endpapers red woven rope motif. Light general wear. 210 pages. Containing the laws of auction bridge, as framed by a joint committee of the Portland and Bath clubs, and approved and adopted by the committee of the Portland club. This work was originally intended to appear as a second edition of 'Auction Bridge' , published in 1908; but on going over that book for revision,... View more info

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The Egyptian Book of the Dead. A Complete Translation and Various Chapters on Its History, Symbolism Etc.

By: Davis, Charles H. S.

Price: $360.00

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1901

Seller ID: 75760


The most ancient and the most important of the extant religious texts of ancient Egypt. Includes 99 plates reproduced from Louvre and Turin Papyri. Moderate general wear. Light scattered age spots on front endpaper. Previous owner ink stamp. View more info

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Teatr Wielki w Lodzi

By: Dyzbardis, Stanislaw (Redakcja); Karol Kasper (Zdjecia); Jerzy Kosinski (Zdjecia)

Price: $364.75

Publisher: Lodz, Poland, Teatr Wielki w Lodzi: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 77980


In Polish. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! In clear plastic jacket (torn in rear) with black design lines. Has errata sheet. Additionally inserted: Six 9.25'' x 7'' glossy performance photos from W.A. Mozart II (1968) and R. Twardowski (1969), plus a 10'' x 2.5'' white, black, yellow cloth ribbon Lodzkie Spotkania Baletowe 1968 decorated with the black silhouette of a ballerina. photo plates + 84 pages. Story of the Lodz Poland Opera House. Photography by Karol Kasp... View more info

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Reminiscences of a Stock Operator

By: Edwin LeFevre

Price: $3,840.00

Publisher: New York, NY, George H Doran Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 118868


First Edition without the new introduction by Benton W. Davis. Orange cloth. Moderate general wear. Binding worn. Hinges very good, pages fine. Page 297-298, a chunk cut out from margin, from cutting open paper. 299 pages. One of the greatest, and the most quoted work in investment reading. The thinly disguised biography of Jesse Livermore, a remarkable character who first started speculating in New England bucket shops at the turn of the century. 'It never was my thinki... View more info

Double play: Or, How Joe Hardy chose his friends 1871 Baseball Fiction

By: Everett, William

Price: $667.20

Publisher: Boston, MA, Lee and Shepard, Publishers: 1871

Edition: 1st Edition.

Inscription: Author's unsigned presentation note on front bl

Seller ID: 71797


Author's unsigned presentation note on front blank page, with date. One of the earliest novels whose theme is the playing of baseball. Adventures of a high school team challenged by an amateur team in a nearby town, the Wide Awakes. 1st Printing. Nice Firm copy ! Dark green cloth covered boards, gold pictorial spine decor, dark brown endpapers. Illustrated. Light general wear. Page ends lightly age-toned. 244 pages. William Everett was the youngest son of orator Edward E... View more info

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Goodrich's Lightning Calculator, The Art of Computation Designed to Teach Practical Methods of Reckoning with Accuracy and Rapidity

By: Goodrich, David White

Price: $383.93

Publisher: New York, NY, D. W. Goodrich & Co.: 1873

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 118726


Orange cloth, gold decor. Heavily worn. Spne worn 1/2 inch on both ends. Mild waterstains on textpages. 117 pages. Goodrich's Art of Computation. Using a new method for addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. With Comprehensive Calendar, instantly adjustable to any month in any year from A.D. 1 to 3600. Includes metric measurements on Tables of Standard Measurement, 'It is possible that it may gradually creep into general use'. View more info

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Sebastiano del Piombo (Studies in History of Art & Architecture)

By: Hirst, Michael

Price: $446.40

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 59353


1st Printing. Nice Tight Clean copy ! Jacket has light wear at spine bottom (no tears), else As New. 340 pages. View more info

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The Professor at the Breakfast-Table: With the Story of Iris (Large Paper Edition)

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $427.20

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ticknor & Fields: 1860

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 81701


These urbane pieces present imaginary conversations at a Boston boardinghouse, reflecting Holmes's opinions, charm, and wit. 1st Printing. Large paper edition, only 230 copies in this format, very rare. Holmes apparently used this edition for gifts. 1860 on title page. Currier notes that the first impression of the large paper issue consisted of 530 copies, of which 300 were cut down (to make the regular trade edition) before binding. BAL 8791. Shiny black leather spine ... View more info