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1 How to Read Character: A New Illustrated Hand-Book of Phrenology and Physiognomy, for Students and Examiners; with a Descriptive Chart
New York Fowler & Wells Co. Publishers 1886 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Condition: Very good. Dark brownish red boards embossed with black title and decoration. Title gilded on spine. No dustcover. Edge wear to covers at top of spine and corners. Previous owner's name in pencil on front end page with dates. Pencil check marks on some charts near the end. Heavily illustrated with examples of skulls and head specimens to examine. This was once regarded as a scientific and medical study of human temperment. Now it falls into the realm of occult. American Institute of Phrenology. No author given. 1886. Fowner & Wells Co. Publishers. New York 1886. 191 pages. Language: English. Occult. Science. Health. Medicine. cbw 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Recipes for the Jewett Chafing Dish
Buffalo, New York The John C. Jewett Manufacturing C. 1896 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Condition:Good. Moderate handling. Some soiling to cover and few pages. One page free from binding. Final page torn. Illustrations and recipes. Pencil check marks next to some of the recipes. Notes on end page. Decorative 2 color cover, silhouette of woman cooking at a fire. Hardcover. Cooking. 1896. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Brin, David The Pleasant Land of Play
Boston Estes and Laurant 1898 Hard Cover Good No Jacket Mary A. Lathbury 
Condition: Good. Prose and poetry for children. Short stories, animal tales, fairy tales. B/w illustrations throughout. 2 illustration pages loose, all others bound in solidly. All pages are a heavy weight paper with light acidity. Previous owner's name appears to be erased on front end page. No book plates. Decorative cover. Light olive green cloth boards. Some pencil scrapes across front cover. Decorative spine. Moderate use wear to exterior and spine. Shelfwear to top and bottom edges of spine. Juvenile. 
Price: 98.00 USD
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4 Cobb, Augustus G. Earth Burial and Cremation: The History of Earth-Burial with Its Attendant evils, and the Advantages Offered By Cremation
G. P. Putnam and Company 1892 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Condtion: Very good. Clean. No previous owner's markings. Maroonish brown cloth covers. Some wear at edges.Wear at top and tail of spine. End pages have very light foxing. Hardcover. Science. Presents the argument in favor of cremation over burial underground. Language: English. G. P. Putnam and Company, 1892.173 pages. One illustration: Cinerary Urn. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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5 Ebers, Georg An Egyptian Princess
D. Appleton 1896 Mass Market Paperback Good No Jacket 
Falls open at title page, otherwise good binding. Chocolate brown end pages. Volume II. Previous owner's name on third page, no other markings. Very light moisture damage top page edges, barely noticeable. Guilded decorated boards. Cameo on spine. Wear to corners, bumping to top and bottom edges of spine. Fiction. Hardcover. 
Price: 9.99 USD
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6 Eliot, George George Eliot's Works The Boston Edition [Volumes I and III]
Albany, NY James B. Lyon and Co. 1888 Half-Leather Very Good No Jacket 
Condition: Very good. Moderate wear around edges. Slight chipping on very few of the pages. Half leather with leather loss on parts of spine. See photo. These are volume I and III of the Boston Edition. Volume I: Adam Bede and Felix Hold, Volume II: Romola and Silas Mariner. No writing or markings found. No previous owner's markings. Not ex libr. No bookplates. Hardcover, 1888. James B. Lyon and Co. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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7 Emery, M. S. How to Enjoy Pictures with a Special Chapter on Pictures in the School-Room
The Prang Educational Company 1898 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Condition: Very good. B/w illustrations of classic works of art. Dark green boards with stylized flower embossed on cover. Clean. Date marked in pencil on ffep. No other markings. Slight wear to exterior. Slight musty smell. Hardcover. Pub:The Prang Educational Company. 1898. Art. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 Hale, Sarah J.; And L. A. Godey Godey's Lady's Book [Vol. XL, April 1850]
Philadelphia L. A. Godey 1850 Soft Cover Very Good 
Condition: Very Good. Slight wear at edges. Pages uneven and have light edgewear. Color fashion plate and engravings. Cotton stitched binding. April 1850. Original, not reprint. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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9 Hale, Sarah J.; And L. A. Godey Godey's Lady's Book [Vol. XL, February 1850]
Philadelphia L. A. Godey 1850 Soft Cover Very Good 
Condition: Very Good. Slight wear at edges. Pages uneven and have light edgewear. Color fashion plate and engravings. Cotton stitched binding. February 1850. Original, not reprint. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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10 Hale, Sarah J.; And L. A. Godey Godey's Lady's Book [Vol. XL, January 1850]
Philadelphia L. A. Godey 1850 Soft Cover Fair 
Condition: Fair. Light wear at edges. Pages uneven and have light edgewear. Color fashion plate and engravings. Missing front cover. Cotton stitched binding. January 1850. Original, not reprint. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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11 Hale, Sarah J.; And L. A. Godey Godey's Lady's Book [Vol. XL, May 1850]
Philadelphia L. A. Godey 1850 Soft Cover Good 
Condition: Good. Wear at edges. Pages uneven and have suffered some tears and edgewear. Color fashion plate and other engravings. Cotton stitched binding. May 1850. Original, not reprint. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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12 Hale, Sarah J.; And L. A. Godey Godey's Lady's Book [Vol. XLI, July 1850]
Philadelphia L. A. Godey 1850 Soft Cover Very Good 
Condition: Very Good. Light wear at edges. Pages uneven and have light edgewear. Color engraving, Jenny Lind and other and engravings. Cotton stitched binding. July 1850. Original, not reprint. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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13 Hale, Sarah J.; And L. A. Godey Godey's Lady's Book [Vol. XLI, October 1850]
Philadelphia L. A. Godey 1850 Soft Cover Very Good 
Condition: Very Good. Slight wear at edges. Pages uneven and have light edgewear. Color fashion plate and engravings. Cotton stitched binding. October 1850. Original, not reprint. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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14 Hale, Sarah J.; And L. A. Godey Godey's Lady's Book [Vol. XLI, September 1850]
Philadelphia L. A. Godey 1850 Soft Cover Very Good 
Condition: Very Good. Slight wear at edges. Pages uneven and have light edgewear. Color fashion plate and engravings. Cotton stitched binding. September 1850. Original, not reprint. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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15 Hale, Sarah J.; And L. A. Godey Godey's Lady's Book [Vol. XXXIX, November 1849]
Philadelphia L. A. Godey 1849 Soft Cover Very Good 
Condition: Very Good. Slight wear at edges. Pages uneven and have light edgewear. Color fashion plate and engravings. Cotton stitched binding. November 1849. Original, not reprint. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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16 Hale, Sarah J.; And L. A. Godey Godey's Lady's Book [Vol. XXXIX, September 1849]
Philadelphia L. A. Godey 1849 Soft Cover Very Good 
Condition: Very Good. Slight wear at edges. Pages uneven and have light edgewear. Color fashion plate and engravings. Cotton stitched binding. September 1849. Original, not reprint. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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17 Hale, Sarah J.; And L. A. Godey Godey's Lady's Book [Vol. XXXVIII, June 1849]
Philadelphia L. A. Godey 1849 Soft Cover Very Good 
Condition: Good. Moderate wear at edges. Pages uneven and have light edgewear. Cover separating from binding Color fashion plate and engravings. Cotton stitched binding. June 1849. Original, not reprint. 
Price: 59.00 USD
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18 Halevy, Ludovic The Abbe Constantin
Dodd, Mead 1895 Hard Cover Good No Jacket Madeline Lemaire 
Decorative floral covers. Moderate shelfwear and rubbing. Decorative spine. Cracked hinges. Interior good. No markings. No soils. No dogeared pages. B/w illustrations. Hardcover. Fiction. All books shipped in bubble wrap. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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19 Lente, Festina One Hundred Gymnastic Games
The Boston Normal School of Gymnastics 1897 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Condition: Very good. Dark blue boards. Title gilded on cover. No title on spine. Very slight wear to edges. Interior clean. No markings other than previous owner's name in ink on ffep. Hardcover. Sports. 1897. Pub: The Boston Normal School of Gymnastics. Language: English. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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20 Manan, Asa The Baptism of the Holy Ghost
New York George Hughes & Co. 1870 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Condition: Good. Solid binding Dark green cloth boards, some soiling, spotting, loss of color No jacket. Title on spine. writing in ink on many pages. 1870, George Hughes & Co.. Language: English, 215 pages Religion, Christianity. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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