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Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames With Special American Instances, Bardsley, Charles Wareing
1 Bardsley, Charles Wareing Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames With Special American Instances
Baltimore, Maryland Genealogical Publsiohign Co. Inc,. 1996 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No DJ Ex-Library (Uncirculated) 
Book is very clean and bright with pristine red cloth binding and bright gilt on face and spine. Book is a library cull with very little evidence of its origin. There is one neat, small stamp which reads "Discard:" on the bottom of the text block, a plastic strip with numbers on the copyright page and a very light shadow at the back cover in the upper outer corner with no stickiness and no residue. There is also a nice book plate affixed to the back paste-down from another previous owner Book measures 6-1/2" x 9-1/2" and has 837 pages. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Early Printed Books to the End of the Sixteenth Century; A Bibliography of Bibliographies, Besterman, Theodore
2 Besterman, Theodore Early Printed Books to the End of the Sixteenth Century; A Bibliography of Bibliographies
Gevena Switzerland Societas Bibliographica 1961 Second Revised & Enlarged Edition Hard Cover Very Good No DJ 
Very nice, clean book with just a touch of wear to upper front corner. Nice title box label on spine and the original bill of sale laid-in made out to the previous owner whose name is stamped on the front pastedown. He also stamped the date he bought it and then across the gutter on the front free endpaper he stamped the day he let it go. There's also evidence of an erasure there and a stamp on the title page which says Editioral Library Johnson Reprint Company. Book is a corrected and expanded second edition covering various subjects and from different countries. There are also indices at back arranged by authors, subjects, printers and booksellers, printing-places, and libraries both public and private. 344 pages. ENGLISH language.The first editoon appeared in 1940. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Brewer, Rev. E. Cobham Character Sketches of Romance Fiction and Drama (8 Volume set)
New York Selmar Hess 1902 Hard Cover Leather Very Good No DJ, as Issued 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Lovely set-- leather at corners and spine. Dark brown with gilt printing to faces and spines. Contents pristine with no cracking to hinges, no names or writing and bright gilt to all edges. Books are quite large with each volume measuring 9-1/4"x12". There is a small bit of corner wear in spots and a bit of wear at spines, but overall this is a set that was well cared for by it's previous owner -- in fact, it It appears that he has applied a leather dressing Books were published as a new version of the original "Reader's Handbook of Allusions, References, Plots and Stories" by the same author and is as valuable now as it was then for content, as it supplies the reader in encyclopedic fashion wih short accounts of the characters, plots and, in some instances, derivation of famous stories and epic poems. You will see many that are instantly recognizable from Longfellow's Evangeline to the Waverly novels.To add to the appeal, the books are also beautifully illustrated with a combination of wood engravings, typogravures, photogravures and etchings. 
Price: 375.00 USD
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4 Clark, Marie Taylor Ohio Lands South of the Indian Boundary Line
Chillicothe, Ohio Marie Taylor Clark 1984 Soft Cover Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Very nice clean book with no names or writing and no spine crease. Measures 8-1/2" x 11" and has 141 pages. Very hard to find. Book consists of records and information helpful for historians and genealogists. Included are the following: Virginia Military District Land Owners Prior to 1821; United States Military Land Owners Prior to 1821; Tax Lists for 1800, 1801, 1803 ans 1804 for southern Ohio; History of Ross County Boundary Lines 1798-1850 with map illustrations; History of the Virginia Military District; and VMD Survey Numbers and Owners' Names primarily in Ross County. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Colt Peacemaker Encyclopedia (One Vol. A-Z), Cochran, Keith
5 Cochran, Keith Colt Peacemaker Encyclopedia (One Vol. A-Z)
U.S.A. K. Cochran 1986 0936259035 / 9780936259031 Hard Cover Fine Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Book itself is in excellent condition. Pristine pages and page edges, handsome brown boads with bright gilt and no names or writing. Dustjacket shows no tears or chips, but does show a few small stains to plain brown back and a fainy shadow at front from a price sticker (see photos). Looks most handsome in brand new mylar cover. Book is a stand-alone volume which covers topics from A to Z. It measures 8-1/2" x 10-1/4" and has 434 pages. Handomely illsutrated with black and white photographs throughout. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World, Espositio, John L.
6 Espositio, John L. The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World
Oxford University Press 2001 0195148037 / 9780195148039 Reprint (1995 original) Soft Cover Near Fine Ex-Library 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Crisp, beautiful, uncirculated books confined to reference room. Though ex-library, this is as good as it gets. There is just ONE stamp to exterior top edge of text block on each volume. Otherwise pristine with no cover lift, no spine creasing, so stamps or marks. Books have halso been laminated in clear plastic so very sturdy. Comprehensive coverage on all facets of Muslim social and religious life in 750 articles grouped into five categories: Islam thought and practice; Islam and politics; Muslim communities and societies; Islam and society; and Islamic studies. A massive amount of material easily accessed by encyclopedic format. Extra postage required for priority and overseas orders. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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George Eliot; A Reference Guide, Fulmer, Constance Marie
7 Fulmer, Constance Marie George Eliot; A Reference Guide
Boston, Mass. G.K. Hall 1977 Hard Cover Very Good 
Very nice, clean reference title of interest to Eliot collectors and/or academics. Material divided into five detailed indexes: Writing about Geroge Eliot 1858-1971; George Eliot's Works; Title Index to Writing About George Eliot and Her Work; Author Index to Wrtings About George Eliot and Her Work; and Subject Index to Secondary Writings. 247 pages. Only fault is former owner's name written at top of front free end paper. 
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8 Gunn, Angus M. Encyclopedia Of Disasters; Environmental Catastropes and Human Tragedies; Two Volume Set
Westport, Connecticut Greenwood Press 2008 0313340021 / 9780313340024 First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine No DJ, as Issued 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Very nice copies -- look almost new were it not for a plain white BLANK bookplate ornamented at edges in black affixed to front pastedown of both volumes. Pages and page edges very white, no bumps to boards, and no names or writing. Laminated pictorials boards are designed with dustjackets. A history of disasters through the ages beginning with the supervolcanoe in Toba, Indonesia in 74000 B.C. to the Greensburg, Kansas tornado of 2007. Includes other sorts of disaster as well as weather related such as the plague, the bombing of Hiroshima, the Teton Dam collapse of 1976, Chernobyl, 9/11 -- even the 1919 stock market collapse. 733 pages. Indexed. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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9 Hall, Nancy Rescue, A Handbook of Remedial Reading Techniques For the Classroomn Teacher
Stevensville, Michigan: Educational Service Inc. 1969 
Stiff Wraps. Very Good/No DJ, as Issued. No Edition Stated, Likely First. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Stiff boards are spiral ringed to lie flat for easy readaibility and reference. Very clean and nice. Only defect of note is former owner's name has been clipped from title page. Illustrated with sample problems and simple line drawings and charts. Begins with a glossary of terms, then advances to exercises for students who reverse letters, are confused by look-alike letters and do not study words carefully, as well as a discussion of morale and phonics. Concludes with language activities, info on directionality and communication, and fun activities. 237 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 1824-1900  VOLUME II, Houghton, Walter E.
10 Houghton, Walter E. Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 1824-1900 VOLUME II
University of Toronto Press 1972 0710075014 / 9780710075017 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Clean, tightly bound book. Former oner's small label affixed to top of front free endpaper for which we will provide a brand new bookplate to use, or not, at buyer's discretion. Esges of text block lightly toned as is spine of jacket which is otherwise without fault and handsome in brand new mylar. Measures 7-1/4"x10: and has 1221 pages in just this volume. A comprehensive guide which is especially useful for its recognition of the authors of various articles who were published anonymously as wa s the wont of the times. 
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Wars of the Americas; A Chronology of Armed Conflict in the Western Hemisphere, Marley, David F.
11 Marley, David F. Wars of the Americas; A Chronology of Armed Conflict in the Western Hemisphere
Santa Barbara, California ABC-Clio 1998 0874368375 / 9780874368376 1st Edition, 2nd Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine 4to - over 9 
Very nice, clean oversized book -- no bumps to black boards, no names or writing and no tears or chips to jacket which will arrive in a brand new mylar cover. Book measures 9"x11-1/4" and has 722 pages. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Organized chronologically beginning with Columbus. Covers thousands of specific battles, conflicts between Europeans and Native Americans,wars between European powers, wars of independence throughout the New World, civil wars, and wars between nations of the Americas. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Rand McNally Ideal Atlas, No Aauthor Stated
12 No Aauthor Stated Rand McNally Ideal Atlas
USA Rand McNally 1915 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Folio 
Very nice, clean oversized book measuring 11"x14". Tightly bound with no names or writing. Front board is a bit mottled and both boards show a few small wear spots at top edge .Corners are a bit soft, but not creased. Book is an atlas of the world, but with a strong emphasis on the United States. Maps are in color and there are also color photographs accompaning informational articles about the individual states. Also includes charts showing such things as religions of the world. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century Newsletters: Part 1, Newsletters c1564-1667 and Related Papers c1607-1794 From the Public Record Office, No Author
13 No Author Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century Newsletters: Part 1, Newsletters c1564-1667 and Related Papers c1607-1794 From the Public Record Office
England Adam Matthew Publications 2002 1857112407 / 9781857112405 Soft Cover Fine 
Crisp, clean book which shows no spine crease and no names or writing. Measures 6"x8-1/4" and has 124 pages printed on quality coated paper. Book is a reference tool to provide information on the items available -- it is NOT the papers themselves. Covers Paris, Venice, Madrid, Brussels, The Hague and Zurich, as well as newsletters of Viscount Scudamore (Charles I's ambassador to Paris (1635-1639), Edmund Rossingham, John Pory, John Flower, James Scudamore, Henry Herbert and Roger Palmer. 123 pages. 
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Wadsworth, Ohio Con Survey City Directory 1946, No Author
14 No Author Wadsworth, Ohio Con Survey City Directory 1946
Wadsworth, Ohio Ohio Mullin-Kille Co. and News-Banner 1946 Hard Cover Very Good No DJ, as Issued 
Clean, tightly bound book which offers a picture of the town in 1946. The book is clean and tightly bound with just a bit of exterior wear and a page that browned due to a small page bound in. Measures just 6-1/2" x 9-1//4" and has 290 pages. Wonderful for genealogy, but also a nice Ohio collectible. There's several sections -- a business directory and phone number service and a telephone directory for private citizens. 
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New Linguistic and Exegetical Key to the Greek New Testament, The, Rogers  Jr., Cleon L.; Rogers III, Cleon L.
15 Rogers Jr., Cleon L.; Rogers III, Cleon L. New Linguistic and Exegetical Key to the Greek New Testament, The
U.S.A. Zondervan 1998 0310201756 / 9780310201755 Third Printing Hard Cover Near Fine No DJ, Likely as Issued 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Very nice clean book with sharp corners and pristine pages and page edges. No names or writing. Laminated boards, most likely issued without jacket. Book makes tackling the Greek New Testament much easier than in the past.; Provides lexical, grammatical, and exegetical information easily. Measures 7-1/2"x9-1/2" . Not paginated. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Shakespeare Index: An Annotated Bibliography of Critical Articles on the Plays 1859-1983  (Two Volume Set), Sajdak,  Bruce T. (editor)
16 Sajdak, Bruce T. (editor) Shakespeare Index: An Annotated Bibliography of Critical Articles on the Plays 1859-1983 (Two Volume Set)
Millwood, New York Kraus International Publications 1992 First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine No DJs, as Issued 
Two handsome volumes -- very clean and nice with no names or writing and no bumps to boards. Books measure 7"x10-1/2" and have a collective 1765 pages. Volume I is the Citations and Author Index and Volume II contains the Character, Scene, and Subject indexes. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Official Roster III Soldiers of the American Revolution Who Lived in the State of  Ohio, Smith, Mabel Curry; Johnson. Hilda Musgrove (compilers)
17 Smith, Mabel Curry; Johnson. Hilda Musgrove (compilers) Official Roster III Soldiers of the American Revolution Who Lived in the State of Ohio
Ohio Daughters of the American Revolution of the State of Ohio 1959 Hard Cover Very Good No DJ 
Very nice, clean book with unbumped bue boards which show only a small bit of wear to tail of spine. Pages are very clean and there are no names or writing. Printed on quality coated paper. An excellent reference which lists Ohio Revolutionary War soldiers alphabetically, includes their county of origin, and provides as much biographical material as possible which In some cases is quite considerable. Book has 448 pages including index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Cleveland: A Chronological and Documentary History, 1760-1976, Vexler, R.
18 Vexler, R. Cleveland: A Chronological and Documentary History, 1760-1976
Dobbs Ferry, New York Oceana Publishing 1977 0379006049 / 9780379006049 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No DJ 
Crisp, clean, attractive book with no wear to cover -- pages and page edges pristine, as are orange boards. No names or writing. Text divided into two sections -- the historical chronology and a gathering of improitant documents.153 pages. Indexed. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Junior Classic German Dictionary German-English and English-German, Wessely, J.E.
19 Wessely, J.E. Junior Classic German Dictionary German-English and English-German
Gordonville, PA Gordonville, Penna. Print Shop 2006 Reprint -- Revised Edition Hard Cover New No DJ, as Issued 
Crisp, BRAND NEW book. Handsome faux leather burgundy boards with crisp, bright gilt printing to face and spine. This is a reprint of the 1957 21st printing of the Follett Publishing edition. 224 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Wilson, Craig; Fleming, Betty (compilers) An Index to Fifty Years and Over of Akron and Summit County
Akron, Ohio Summit County Chapter Ohio Genealogical Society 1986 Soft Cover Near Fine 
Very nice, clean book with no names or wriitng, no spine crease, and pristine cover and pages. The result of a six year endeavor to provide indexing to "Fifty Years and Over in Akron and Summit County" written by former sheriff, Samuel A. Lane. Though indexing was done using the 1979 reprint published by the Barberton Historical Society, page numbers (it has 1167) show the same numbering on all editions. 192 pages. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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