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ALLIS-CHALMERS Model "WC" Tractor Operator's Manual

By: Allis-Chalmers Mfg. Company

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Allis-Chalmers Mfg. Company:

Seller ID: 027536

Condition: Poor


31 pp, tan pages w/illustrations. Operater's manual for the Allis-Chalmers model "WC" tractor. The booklet contains illustrations to familiarize the owner w/the details of construction and principles of operation of the tractor. Has information on the operation, lubrication, tractor speeds, and parts of the tractor. missing covers, creased vertically, pages some soiling, corners folded. View more info

The Anasazi : the Prehistoric People of the Four Corners Region

By: Ambler, J. Richard

Price: $6.76

Publisher: Flagstaff, AZ, Museum of Northern Arizona: 1977

Seller ID: 022502

Condition: Very Good


52 pp, blk-red SC wraps w/color pictorial front of cliff dwelling. Booklet about the Anasazi who lived over a broad area of the Four Corners country encompassing the states of Arizona, Utah, Colorado and New Mexico. View more info

Letterhead : American Fire & Marine Insurance Company

By: American Fire & Marine Insurance Company

Price: $5.10

Publisher: Galveston, TX, American Fire & Marine Insurance Company:

Seller ID: 036374

Condition: Very Good


1 sheet, Letter from the American Fire & Marine Insurance Company of Galveston, Texas with illustration of shield with flying eagle in middle. This is second request about the consolidation of American Fire & Marine Insurance Company with American Indemnity Company. View more info

The First People in the World

By: Ames, Gerald and Wyler, Rose

Price: $14.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1958

Seller ID: 049499

Condition: Very Good


48 pp, quarterbound w/green-brown-white papercovered front panel and w/black clothcovered spine, green rear panel. Story about the early people and animals of the world. View more info

Tom Brown's School-Days

By: an old boy Hughes, Thomas and edited by Bradby, H.C.

Price: $42.46

Publisher: Boston, MA, LeRoy Phillips: 1920

Seller ID: 010135

Condition: Very Good-


412 pp, blu cloth boards w/full color pastedown picture on front board w/gilt lettering on the spine. Book contains the conditions of school life & local colour of England in 1857 when it was first written. prev owner placed color sticker of ocean liner & wrote Queen Mary under on verso of frontispiece, slight wear corners, prev owner name ffep, stain on pastedown, corners bumped. View more info

Twins on Toes : A Ballet Debut

By: Anderson, Joan

Price: $46.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Lodestar Books: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED by Photographer

Seller ID: 028300

ISBN: 0525674152

Condition: Near Fine


unpaginated, glossy grey-black-orange pictorial boards & dj w/orange spine w/black lettering, SIGNED by the photographer on the ffep w/drawing of small face. Describes the experiences of twins, Amy and Laurel Foster, who trained for ten years to become professional ballerinas and studied at the School of American Ballet View more info

A Guide to Church Building and Fund Raising

By: Anderson, Martin

Price: $9.14

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Augsburg Publishing House: 1959

Seller ID: 003392

Condition: Very Good


69 pp, light brown boards. Book supplies information & guidance f/building fund committees, ministers & theological students. prev own name front pastedown, View more info

I Find Out : An Autobiography of Your Child

By: Andrews, F. Emerson

Price: $80.75

Publisher: World Publishing Company: 1946

Seller ID: 034587

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, blu-pink-tan-green-yel boards w/color illustrated front & rear panels of a young child, color illustrated endpapers w/overlay of father's family tree on the front pastedown and mother's family tree on the rear pastedown. This book was published for Penney's. The book is for recording events in the first five years of the young child. several small chips on the spine. View more info

Red Hot Peppers : a Cookbook for the Not So Faint of Heart

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $42.08

Publisher: New York, NY, Macmillan Publishing Company: 1993

Edition: 3rd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 049348

ISBN: 0025022512

Condition: Near Fine


x, 242 pp, dark maroon papercovered boards w/blind stamped front cover and gilt lettering on the spine, SIGNED by the author on the half title page, glossy dark green, dark red, black dj w/whte lettering. The book contains 200 recipes the spike the palate with the taste of peppers. The recipes encompass the full spectrum of cooking with peppers, with dishers from almost every ethnic cuisien that cherishes the pepper. The book also follows the pepper's circumnavigation of the globe, from its discovery in hte New World to its impact on many of the world's cuisines. View more info

Peppers: The Domesticated Capsicums

By: Andrews, Jean w/foreword by Eshbaugh, W. Hardy

Price: $15.94

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1990

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 038956

ISBN: 0292765231

Condition: Very Good


32 plates, xiv, 170 pp, glossy white SC wraps w/black-red lettering and green-red-white-tan color illustrated front panel and black-and-white photo of the author on the rear panel. The book is a source for the history and dispersion, biology adn taxonomy, cultivation, and medicinal, economic, adn gastronomic uses of the domesticated capsicum. slight tanning to the covers. View more info

Anno's USA

By: Anno, Mitsumasa

Price: $10.16

Publisher: New York, NY, Philomel Books: 1983

Seller ID: 032776

ISBN: 0399209743

Condition: Very Good+


unpaginated, blu-green-brown wraparound color illustration boards and dj w/black lettering. In wordless panoramas a lone traveler approaches the New World form the West in the present day and journeys the width of the country backward through time, departing the east coast, as the Santa Maria appears over the horizon. small tear at the bottom of the spine, prev owner stamped P on the ffep. View more info

How to Use the Chinese Abacus

By: Anonymous

Price: $12.71

Publisher: Kowloon, Hong Kong, Swindon Book Company:

Seller ID: 050408

Condition: Very Good-


20 pp, light tan SC wraps w/black lettering & illustration on the front cover w/orange border. The Chinese abacus consists of a wooden frame, wooden beads and columns. The frame is divided by a eam into two sectiosn, the upper and the lower. The ordinary abacus has nine, eleven, or thirteen columns. There are two beads above the beam and five below it. Each upper bead equals 5 lower beads in the same column. Each lower bead equals 10 on the immediate right-hand column. slight vertical crease in middle of the booklet. n.d. View more info

Stock Certificate for One Hundred Shares of Appalachian Gas Corporation

By: Appalachian Gas Corporation

Price: $19.98

Publisher: Appalachian Gas Corporation: 1931

Seller ID: 036384

Condition: Good


1 sheet (8-3/4" x 12-1/4"). tan-red-black illustrated w/dark red illustrated border & white front panel w/text. This is stock certificate #NC16637 for 100 shares of common stock dated Nov 9, 1931. The company was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware. The certificate is signed by the assistant secretary and president. It was countersigned by The Chemical Bank & Trust Company. the certificate has burnt chip on the two ends 1-1/2" x 3/8" and has 1/2" x 1/2" hole & charred damage in center of the certificate. View more info

Stock Certificate for One Hundred Shares of Appalachian Gas Corporation

By: Appalachian Gas Corporation

Price: $12.75

Publisher: Appalachian Gas Corporation: 1931

Seller ID: 036385

Condition: Fair+


1 sheet (8-3/4" x 12-1/4"). tan-red-black illustrated w/dark red illustrated border & white front panel w/text. This is stock certificate #NC17580 for 100 shares of common stock dated Nov 20, 1931. The company was incorporated under the laws of the state of Delaware. The certificate is signed by the assistant secretary and president. It was countersigned by The Chemical Bank & Trust Company. the certificate has burnt chip on the two ends 1-1/2" x 3/8" and has hole burnt in the middle harred damage in center of the certificate (1/2" x 2-1/4") View more info

Over a Century of Moving to the Drum: Salish Indian Celebrations on the Flathead Indian Reservation

By: Arlee, Johnny

Price: $23.38

Publisher: Pablo, MT, Salish Kootenai College Press: 1998

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED by the Author

Seller ID: 040755

ISBN: 0917298578

Condition: Very Good+


xii, 92 pp, glossy red-yel SC wraps w/illustrated front panel & pictorial rear panel, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the half title page. The Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana is home to four Salish tribes and one Kootenai tribe. The powwow or celebration has been an express ion of Salish traditions and values. The celebration is an express of their Indian identity. The Arlee Celebraton includes Indian dancing of various styles. The author describes the dances and activities at early Salish celebrations. He recounts some of the changes in the celebration during his... View more info

The Women's West

By: Armitage, Susan & Jameson, Elizabeth

Price: $31.88

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038696

ISBN: 0806120436

Condition: Near Fine


xi, 323 pp, light brown cloth covered boards w/red lettering, glossy wht-black dj w/pictorial front panel w/wht-red-black lettering. The book contains twentyy-one articles that creates a multidimensional portrait of western women. The women presented were hardy seekers who came west in search of jobs, freedom, or land to homestead. View more info

Identification Certificate : Armed Forces of the USSR - Series B. E.

By: Army

Price: $21.21

Publisher: Fort Holabird, Army:

Seller ID: 027434

Condition: Good


12 pp, light brown w/black lettering & illustration. Pamphlet CTM 650-1. An identification certificate in English for some serving on active military service in the cadre of the armed forces of the USSR. spine split top one inch. View more info

The Near East in Modern Times : The Ottoman Empire and the Balkan States to 1900 - Volume 1

By: Arnakis, George G.

Price: $80.33

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Pemberton Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038846

Condition: Very Good+


xvi, 452 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering on spine & front cover, fourteen maps at end of the text. This volume deals with the developments in the Near East until the opening of the twentieth century, with emphasis on the era of nationalism and some background to the origins of Near Eastern society. The Near East includes the countries bordering on the Eastern Mediterranean and their neighbors furthur inland. several small light stains on the fore edge. View more info

The Barn : a vanishing landmark in North America

By: Arthur, Eric and Witney, Dudley

Price: $28.48

Publisher: Greenwich, CT, New York Graphic Society Ltd.: 1972

Seller ID: 017091

Condition: Very Good


256 pp, light brwn linen boards w/dark brown lettering, illustrated endpapers. Tribute to the North American barn, that shows that man naturally knows how to build good & true buildings. slight soiling to the boards. View more info

Outlaws and Lawmen of the West : Volume 2

By: Asfar, Dan

Price: $10.16

Publisher: Auburn, WA, Lone Pine Publishing: 2001

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 049113

ISBN: 1551053381

Condition: Very Good


240 pp, brown-tan color illustrated SC wraps w/illustrated front panel. The end of the Civil War created an entire class of drifters - unemployed but well armed - who had grwon numb to violence. In the cut-throat world of lawless mining camps, dusty cattle towns adn other far-flung reaches of hte American territories, these men did some of their fastest talking with hot lead. The book contains the stories of nine men: Wyatt Earp, Bill Longley, Dave Mather, Bat Masterson, Luke SHort, Ben Thompson, Wild Bill Hickok, Charlie Siringo, and Bill Doolin. View more info