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Image for Dilworth’s Book-Keepers Assistant Improved: showing him, in the most plain and easy manner, the Italian way of stating debtor and creditor ... To which is annexed, A synopsis or compendium of the whole art of stating debtor and creditor...

Dilworth’s Book-Keepers Assistant Improved: showing him, in the most plain and easy manner, the Italian way of stating debtor and creditor ... To which is annexed, A synopsis or compendium of the whole art of stating debtor and creditor...

By: N/A

Price: $448.50

Publisher: New York, T. B. Jansen & Co.: 1803

Seller ID: Books009485

Condition: Good


146, 14 pages. 8.4 x 5.2 inches. Contemporary full leather binding sound. Endpapers front and rear heavily stained; light staining throughout. 1 x 5.5 inch long strip cut from front blank (on which numerals in pencil). Some top outer corners frail, no loss to text. Cornell and Harvard have pagination as 145, 14; in fact verso of 145 is the Book Of House Expences, B. page; thereafter the 1-14 Synopsis. Complete. Longer title: Dilworth’s Book-Keepers Assistant Improved: ... View more info

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Confidential (N) Preliminary Proof No. 4 - Subject To Change $2,900,000 Lackawanna and Wyoming Valley Railroad Company Five Percent, First Mortgage Gold Bonds

By: N/A

Price: $58.50

Publisher: Lackawanna and Wyoming Valley Railroad Company: 1928

Seller ID: Books009490

Condition: Very Good


Dated July 1, 1913 / Due August 1, 1951. Overleaf dated February 1928 at Scranton. Folio sheet folded. When folded to make 4 pages this measures 14 x 8.5 inches. Diagonally printed in red on each of 4 sides: "Proof - Preliminary And Subject To Change / Figures And Statements Herein Not To Be Relied On As Final". Pencil notation to foot of page 1 and on blank page 4; pen to margin of page 2. Three horizontal creases with half-inch closed tear along the centre crea... View more info

Image for Fortunate Men, How They Made Money and Won Renown: A Curious Collection of Rich Men's Mottoes and Great Men's Watchwords, Their Financial Tests and Secrets, Their Favourite Sayings and Guiding Rules in Business, with Droll and Pithy Remarks ...

Fortunate Men, How They Made Money and Won Renown: A Curious Collection of Rich Men's Mottoes and Great Men's Watchwords, Their Financial Tests and Secrets, Their Favourite Sayings and Guiding Rules in Business, with Droll and Pithy Remarks ...

By: N/A

Price: $156.25

Publisher: London, For the proprietors by James Hogg: 1875

Seller ID: Books009557

Condition: Good


147 pages. Purple cloth unevenly sunned, rubbed at extremities. Old ink to rear clover with a touch of spillage to fore-edge. Frontispiece of Nathan Meyer De Rothschild tissue guarded. Front hinge slack. Light foxing. Pen circle on page 33 : Sam Slick's Notion. Full title: Fortunate Men, how They Made Money and Won Renown: A Curious Collection of Rich Men's Mottoes and Great Men's Watchwords, Their Financial Tests and Secrets, Their Favourite Sayings and Guiding Rules in... View more info

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The Useful Letter Writer. Comprising a Succinct Treatise on the Epistolary Art; and Forms of Letters for All the Ordinary Occasions of Life.

By: N/A

Price: $118.75

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Co.: 1844

Seller ID: Books010539

Condition: Good


219 pages and four pages of ads at rear. Publisher's cloth stamped in blind, with gilt to spine. All edges gilt. Cloth rubbed, faded, lightly stained. Binding is sound. Lacking front and rear free endpaper. Frontispiece foxed, tissue guard retained. A child's enthusiastic pencil scribble to both pastedowns and to seven pages.Appleton's Complete Letter Writer at head of title. Title page not dated. Entered According to Act... is dated 1844 and appears on a strip of paper ... View more info

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The Post-Office Glasgow Annual Directory for 1843-44. WITH: Reports of Proceedings of the Scottish Amicable Life Assurance Society

By: N/A

Price: $343.75

Publisher: Glasgow, John Graham; Bell and Bain: 1843

Seller ID: Books010834

Condition: Good


388, 180 pages, followed by Reports of Proceedings of the Scottish Amicable Life Assurance Society with separate title page and imprint: Glasgow: Bell and Bain, 1843: 16 pages and advert leaf for D. Macdonald, engraver. Covers detached; Amicable Society tract detached as a unit from the rest. General soiling. View more info

Image for Trade Directory of Nova Scotia. Including Directory of Products made by Nova Scotia Manufacturing Industries. 1929

Trade Directory of Nova Scotia. Including Directory of Products made by Nova Scotia Manufacturing Industries. 1929

By: N/A

Price: $281.25

Publisher: Halifax, NS, Department of Natural Resources: 1929

Seller ID: Books011688

Condition: Very Good


[ix], 228, [3] pages. Spine panel chipped at head and foot. Tideline to spine, fore-edge and from page 161-end. Binding is sound. A comprehensive resource. View more info

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Nova Scotia Trade Directory. Including Directory of Products made by Nova Scotia Manufacturing Industries. 1937

By: N/A

Price: $187.50

Publisher: Kentville, NS, Department of Agriculture / Kentville Publishing: 1937

Seller ID: Books011689

Condition: Good


166, [2] pages. Spine panel chipped at head and foot. Cover detached in one piece. Spot of ink lower fore-edge. Tideline throughout. Binding of textblock is sound. A comprehensive resource. View more info

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The PlayBook: An Inside Look at How to Think Like a Professional Trader

By: Bellafiore, Mike

Price: $281.25

Publisher: Upper Saddle River, NJ, FT Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011285

ISBN: 0132937646

Condition: Very Good


xii, 434 pages. Pencil scoring to first three chapters; else as new. First printing stated. View more info

Image for R.A. The Story of Roy Jodrey Entrepreneur  [limited edition, signed]

R.A. The Story of Roy Jodrey Entrepreneur [limited edition, signed]

By: Bruce, Harry

Price: $118.75

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: Books011634

Condition: Very Good


350 pages. Number 31 of 150 limited presentation copies in blue imitation-leather binding and slipcase. Signed by Bruce on limitation leaf. View more info

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Burton by Post 1970 Spring / Summer Catalogue

By: Burton

Price: $292.50

Publisher: Manchester, Burton By Post: 1970

Seller ID: Books009128

Condition: Good


296 pages. Light soiling to covers, with peeling/curling to outer corners of front and shallow splitting at head and foot of spine. Nicks to fore-edge up to page 40. Binding is sound. A good example of this extensive catalogue at the end of its run. From its start in 1964 through this issue the mail-order business for Burton was not profitable and it was sold in the autumn of this year. See: Eric Sigsworth's Montague Burton: The Tailor of Taste, 146f, and a note in The G... View more info

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The Early Chartered Companies (A.D. 1296-1858) - inscribed by Keane

By: Cawston, George and A. H. Keane [Augustus Henry]

Price: $368.75

Publisher: London and New York, Edward Arnold: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books011531

Condition: Very Good


xi, 320, and 32 pages of publisher's ads at rear dated June 1896. Burgundy cloth with light soiling and rubbing; spine sunned. Dark blue/green slate endpapers, the front free of which bears a faint presentation inscription from A.H. Keane dated August '96 - and above that a bookseller's catalogue slip for this volume. That catalogue entry notes "uncut". The fore-edge is untrimmed; the leaves have (since?) been opened. Unobtrusive initials of recipient dated 8/7/96 to ver... View more info

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The Principles of Apprentice Training With Special Reference to the Engineering Industry

By: Fleming, A.P.M. [Arthur Percy]; J. G. Pearce

Price: $292.50

Publisher: London, &c., Longmans, Green and Co: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books008632

Condition: Very Good


xiii, 202 pages and advert leaf at rear. Light wear to covers; ownership signature dated Aug 1916 to front endpaper; else clean and unmarked in sound binding. Uncommon. View more info

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Women of New York

By: Hankins, Marie Louise

Price: $292.50

Publisher: New York, Marie Louise Hankins & Co.: 1861

Seller ID: Books009290

Condition: Very Good


354 pages, with double frontispiece, 34 plates and some in-text illustrations, [pages 350-4 are ads]. Orange cloth stamped in gilt. All edges gilded. Publisher's original yellow endpapers. Most of gilt gone from spine; light soiling to cloth; occasional unobtrusive spotting within. Binding sound and hinges secure. A very good example. Pagination jumps from 332 to 337 but nothing is lacking. Hankins included all plates in pagination except for the two facing ones "Pec... View more info

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Fabulous Dustpan: The Story of The Hoover [association copy]

By: Hoover, Frank G.

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Cleveland and New York, World Publishing: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author's wife

Seller ID: Books010404

Condition: Very Good


250 pages. Inscribed on front free endpaper: "To - and - / Compliments of Edna S. Hoover". Frank Hoover died shortly before the publication of this book; Edna was his wife. faint cup ring to front board; offsetting to endpapers. Binding is sound. View more info

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Subliminal Seduction; Ad Media's Manipulation of a Not So Innocent America.

By: Key, Wilson Bryan

Price: $56.25

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice Hall, Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011638

ISBN: 0138590907

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 206 pages, Introduction by Marshall McLuhan, light wear to edges, dust jacket price clipped. View more info

Image for A Full, Clear, and Familiar Explanation of the Law Concerning Bills of Exchange, Promissory Notes, and the Evidence on a Trial By Jury Relative Thereto, with a description of Bank Notes, and the Privilege of Attornies

A Full, Clear, and Familiar Explanation of the Law Concerning Bills of Exchange, Promissory Notes, and the Evidence on a Trial By Jury Relative Thereto, with a description of Bank Notes, and the Privilege of Attornies

By: Lovelass, Peter

Price: $4,375.00

Publisher: Dublin, Henry Watts: 1790

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: Books011179

Condition: Very Good


x, 192 [i.e. 128] pages: as in all copies of this edition, irregular pagination based on that of the first edition. Contemporary sheep quite scuffed. Joints (outer) split but hinges sound and binding secure. Old signature to front pastedown and to second front free endpaper. Foxing to endpapers; ghost of flower petal to inner margin of a few adjacent leaves. View more info

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The Art of Single-Entry Book-Keeping, Improved By the Introduction of the Proof or Balance [Third Edition]

By: Marsh, C. C.

Price: $97.50

Publisher: New York, J. C. Riker: 1839

Seller ID: Books009567

Condition: Good


viii, 126 pages. Half leather with marbled paper over boards, green morocco spine and tips; gilt to spine. A handsome exterior; binding sound; heavy foxing throughout. "This book the property of Isaac Fry. AD 1842" penned to second front endpaper. View more info

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Careers of Danger and Daring

By: Moffett, Cleveland

Price: $156.25

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1901

Seller ID: Books011686

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 419 pages. Profusely illustrated. Light rubbing to cloth; small library withdrawl stamp to front free endpaper - no other library indications. Binding is sound. Careers covered: Steeple Climber; Deep Sea Diver; Baloonist; Pilot; Bridge Builder; City Fireman; Aerial Acrobat; Wild Beast Tamer; Dynamite Worker; Locomotive Engineer. View more info

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In the Mersey Woods

By: Mullen, Eric and Millie Evans

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Liverpool, NS, Bowater Mersey Paper Company Limited: 1989

Seller ID: Books011549

Condition: Very Good


117 pages. As new: clean and unmarked, in sound binding. View more info

Image for The Modern Economy Telegraphic and Cable Cipher Code, adapted to the use of buyers, sellers, brokers, shippers and receivers of green and dried fruit and produce.

The Modern Economy Telegraphic and Cable Cipher Code, adapted to the use of buyers, sellers, brokers, shippers and receivers of green and dried fruit and produce.

By: Peycke, Edmund

Price: $431.25

Publisher: Los Angeles, California, Edmund Peycke Co.: 1908

Seller ID: Books010265

Condition: Very Good


x, 246 pages. The 1908 edition. Limp leather with gilt to front. Minor soiling and nicks to cover. Binding is sound. A few pencil ticks; overall clean. View more info