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Poesias ( Poems ) (In Hebrew)

By: Aisenstein, Jacobo

Price: $255.31

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

Edition: First 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: $136.75

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: $364.80

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: $820.80

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: $154.99

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Sissons Publications Limited: 1964

Edition: First 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

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

By: Commission, Intergovernmental Oceanographic

Price: $410.40

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: $269.04

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: $269.04

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

Edition: First 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: $342.00

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: $346.51

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

Edition: First 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: $2,280.00

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. Small minor waterstains on rear inside pages. Page 297-298 and some others, 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 a... 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: $364.73

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: $424.08

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press: 1981

Edition: First 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: $405.84

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ticknor & Fields: 1860

Edition: First 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

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The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table (Large Paper Edition)

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $497.04

Publisher: Boston, MA, Phillips, Sampson and Company: 1859

Seller ID: 81872


These urbane pieces present imaginary conversations at a Boston boardinghouse, reflecting Holmes's opinions, charm, and wit. 1st Printing. Large paper edition, 1859 printing using first printing, first issue plates. Holmes apparently used this edition for gifts. Illustrated with 8 character engravings. BAL 9093. Shiny black leather spine and board tips. 5-ribbed spine with gold decor and red title, author fields. Blue marbled paper covered boards; identical endpapers. Al... View more info

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East Is East (Signed Memorial Inscription)

By: Lathen, Emma; Mary Jane Latsis; Martha Henissart; Aka R. B. Dominic

Price: $1,819.44

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 1991

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Martha Henissart on blank page .

Seller ID: 41204


Signed by Martha Henissart on blank page. 1st Printing. Nice Tight Clean copy ! Unique item ! Emma Lathen is the pen name of two American businesswomen: an attorney Mary Jane Latsis (July 12, 1927 -October 29, 1997) and an economic analyst Martha Henissart. Signed and dated memorial inscription for late co-author Jane Latsis by co-author Martha Henissart and associate Walter Frank. Stated: ''In Memorium Mary Jane Latsis (1927-1997) Martha Henissart [signature], Walter Fr... View more info

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Sea Breezes

By: Lewis, E. (Sketches)

Price: $118.51

Publisher: London, UK, J. E. Hawkins & Co.: 1890

Seller ID: 75807


Nice Clean Firm copy ! 9 Lovely full-color seaside sketches by British nautical artist E. Lewis, with poetical selections. Red Ribbon tied, oblong. unpaginated. View more info

Image for Libri Machabaeorum Duo. Esdrae Tertius & Quartus. Tabulae Sacrae Geographicae Sive Notitia Antiqua (Prophetae Minores Volume 6)

Libri Machabaeorum Duo. Esdrae Tertius & Quartus. Tabulae Sacrae Geographicae Sive Notitia Antiqua (Prophetae Minores Volume 6)

By: Lubin, R. P. F. Augustino ( Augustin )

Price: $159.60

Publisher: Paris, France, Apud Fredericum Leonard, Typographum Regium.: 1705

Seller ID: 81404


In Latin. From the Vulgate Bible, early versions of 1 and 2 Maccabees and 3 and 4 Ezra, plus a 201 page geographical Holyland glossary authored by R. P. F. Augustino Lubin (Tabulae Sacrae Geographicae, sive Notitia Antiqua, medii temporis et nova nominum utriusque Testamenti ad Geographiam pertinentium). Full brown leather, 5 ribbed spine, gold decor on board margins and spine. Endpapers are combed marble pattern. Spine leather brittle, missing chips all along spine/fron... View more info

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Field Book of American Wild Flowers: A Short Description of Their Character and Habits, Concise Definition Of Their Colors, Incidental References to the Insects Which Assist In Their Fertilization

By: Mathews, F. Schuyler

Price: $112.81

Publisher: New York / London, G.P. Putnam's sons: 1912

Seller ID: 78510


Has scarce jacket. Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears, missing chips. Endpapers browned. Previous owner names. 552 pages. View more info

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100 Recettes Pour Preparer Economiquement La Patisserie Chez Soi

By: Renaudet, Benjamin

Price: $250.80

Publisher: Paris, France, Albin Michel: 1918

Seller ID: 99902


No date, early 20th century. Originally a paperback, now professionally rebound as a hardcover in blue cloth, leather spine label, endpapers and silk reading ribbon. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Page margins have quaint age toning. 110 pages. Unusual book, not mentioned in the main bibliographies. A small volume with an attractive cover depicting a young female cook preparing a gelatin dessert. Renaudet was a selective collector and meticulous recorder of little known French p... View more info

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60 Recettes Pour Preparer le Lapin Domestique et la Lapin de Garenne a la Cuisine Bourgeoise

By: Renaudet, Benjamin

Price: $342.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Albin Michel: 1915

Seller ID: 99901


No date, early 20th century. Originally a paperback, now professionally rebound as a hardcover in blue cloth, gold lettering on spine, endpapers and silk reading ribbon. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Page margins have quaint age toning. 119 pages. Unusual book, not mentioned in the main bibliographies. A small volume with an attractive cover depicting a young female cook forcing a whole prepared rabbit onto a skewer. Renaudet was a selective collector and meticulous recorder of... View more info

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Money (Cambridge economic handbooks Volume 2)

By: Robertson, Dennis Holme

Price: $114.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt, Brace and Co.: 1922

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 79044


1st Printing with rear ad showing only handbook volumes 1 + 2 were yet ready for sale by the 3 publishers: Harcourt, Nisbet, and the Cambridge University Press. 178 pages + 4 page index. Moderate general wear. Previous owner name and info on front endpaper. 182 pages. View more info

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Bambi: A Life in the Woods 1st English Language Limited Edition

By: Salten, Felix; Whitaker Chambers (Trans); John Galsworthy (Fore.)

Price: $1,345.20

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1928

Edition: Limited Edition.

Seller ID: 73239


1928. This is a first edition copy of Bambi. a thousand copies have been printed and bound. The regular trade edition will appear in the near future. This edition, however, will always be our favorite, since it is the first version in English. Green cloth, gold spine lettering. Light general wear. Spine gold partly faded, 1 board tip slightly bumped. 209 pages. View more info

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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare ( Shakespeare ). First American Printing 1795

By: Shakespeare, William; Shakspeare

Price: $7,296.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Bioren & Madan: 1795

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 71796


Corrected From the Latest and Best London Editions, With Notes By Samuel Johnson, L.L.D. to Which Are Added, a Glossary and the Life of the Author. First American printing of the works of Shakespeare. Imbellished with a striking Likeness from the Collection of his Grace the Duke of Chandos. 1st American Printing. Volumes 1,3,4,5,6,7 ONLY of 8 volume set. Full leather bound, boards undecorated, spine has deep-red title band and black edition band, with gold lettering, sta... View more info

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The Art of Bruce Stuart

By: Stuart, Bruce (Art); Daniel C. Dempster (Text)

Price: $191.47

Publisher: Oakville, Ontario, Carter & Carter: 1992

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 81244


1st Printing. Limited Edition. Three hundred and fifty copies of the first edition of The Art of Bruce Stuart have been bound in linen using hand selected sheets. Each copy is numbered and has been signed by the artist. This is book number 92. Special signed (in pencil) and numbered (92/350) 10'' x 8'' lithograph print 'Grounded' inserted. Nice Firm Clean copy ! In attractive worn blue slipcase. 94 pages. View more info

The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876 Centennial Cabinet in Three Sets Including State, Foreign and Main Buildings

By: The Centennial International Exhibition Of 1876

Price: $661.20

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Centennial International Exhibition of 1876: 1876

Seller ID: 119784


6.5'' x 4.5'' cards of important buildings. Nice Firm Clean copies ! 24 of 25 cards. 17 cards printed on the Liberty Press made by Degener & Weiler, New York. 7 cards printed by the Sun Press made by Greenwood & Batley, Leeds, England (Prize Medal awarded). All printed in Machinery Hall. The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876, the first official World's Fair in the United States, was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from May 10 to November 10, 1876, to celebr... View more info

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Blue Water, Green Skipper

By: Woods, Stuart

Price: $360.24

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc: 1977

Seller ID: 79464


The Singlehanded Transatlantic Race From Square One. Crisp Firm Clean copy ! Untouched, in original publisher's shrinkwrap! 190 pages. Mystery author's first book, a non-fiction recounting his participation in the Singlehanded Transatlantic Race. View more info