Category: Associations

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 28

Memorial of Samuel Eells

By: N/A

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Cobb, Andrews & Company: 1873

Seller ID: 20889HNC

Condition: Very Good


Tightly bound and very clean with nice beveled edge to both boards. Brown cloth shows small bit of wear to corners and to crown and tail of spine, but no cracking to hinges, either fornt or back. Pages are also very clean with very light overall foxing to two blank pages at fornt and back. Eells was a 19th century American philosopher, essayist ,and orator who founded the Alpha Delta Phi fraternity in 1832 at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York. Book offers biographic... View more info

Image for The Mistery or Art of the Leathersellers of the City of London  (Worshipful  Company of Leathersellers Brochure laid-in)

The Mistery or Art of the Leathersellers of the City of London (Worshipful Company of Leathersellers Brochure laid-in)

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: No Publisher Stated:

Seller ID: 21006RC

Condition: Fine


Crisp, clean, as new booklet consisting of grey card covers and eleven pages, including two full page drawings of Leathersellers' Hall. Former owner's name penciled at top front corner of first page. Text tells the story of one of the oldest Livery Guilds of London. Also accompanying this booklet is a trifold brochure produced the Worshipful Company of Leathersellers written in both French and English. This one is illustrated with four black and white photographs and two... View more info

Image for Chicago Historical Society. Charter, Constitution, By-Laws, Membership List. Annual Report for the Year Ending October 31, 1914.

Chicago Historical Society. Charter, Constitution, By-Laws, Membership List. Annual Report for the Year Ending October 31, 1914.

By: N/A

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Historical Society: 1914

Seller ID: 21057

Condition: Very Good


Brown boards ornamented at face with bright gilt seal and printing. Corners are a tiny bit soft, but just at tips. Pages are very clean and book is tightly bound with no names or writing. Photo of the Historical Society's building at frontis, plus two other illustrations. In addition to what is listed in title topics include donations, funds, election of officers, report of executive committee, report of Gilpin Trustees, children's lectures, librarian's report, museum ac... View more info

Image for Summer Campaign 1894 Ohio Anti-Saloon League Brochure

Summer Campaign 1894 Ohio Anti-Saloon League Brochure

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Columbus, Ohio, Ohio Anti-Saloon League. Temperance. Prohibition Ephemera: 1894

Seller ID: 24046

Condition: Very Good


We are offering a brochure printed on both sides of a single sheet to make four pages. It was done by the Ohio Anti-Saloon League which was founded only a year prior to this in1893 in Oberlin, Ohio. The brochure advertises the Summer Campaign of 1894 featuring the Anti-Saloon Agitators, Rev. Howard J. Rusell, State Superintendent, and "those Merry Men of Song, the Aeolian Quartet of Delaware College consisting of E.A. Upham second tenor; J.B. Rogers, 1st tenor; O.O.... View more info

Image for Let's Go Troop Camping!

Let's Go Troop Camping!

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Girl Scouts Inc.: 1939

Seller ID: 24734

Condition: Very Good


Very scarce booklet in good, clean, solid, tightly bound condition. Only fault is meeting date written at top of contents page and former owner's transparent address sticker at upper front corner of cover.. Information for scout leaders planning to take their troosp camping for a weekend or longer. 87 pages of info with drawings cover planning, choosing a site, establishing camp, equipment, food peparation, health and safety, waterfront camping, records and permits, budg... View more info

Image for Journal of the British Society of Dowsers (6 issues 1979-1883)

Journal of the British Society of Dowsers (6 issues 1979-1883)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ashford Kent, England, British Society of Dowsers: 198

Seller ID: 27780

Condition: Very Good


These little magazines are great fun to read whether you believe in dowsing, or you don't. They're all clean and tightly bound and there are no labels. Issues are random from 1979 to 1983. One issue shows foxing to the first two pages (see last photo) caused by a catalog of books available in the Dowser Society Bookshop. The catalog almost makes it worth the defect -- no, I think it actually does! :-) The magazines measures 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" and have around 47 pages each. ... View more info

Image for The Shield & The Sword; the Knights of St. John, Jerusalem, Rhodes and Malta

The Shield & The Sword; the Knights of St. John, Jerusalem, Rhodes and Malta

By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: $25.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton: 1973

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 17989K

Condition: Very Good


Very nice copy. Grey boards are crisp and clean with no bumps and dustjacket shows but the merest corner wear. Has not been price-clipped and is most handsome in brand new mylar cover. No names or writing. Illustrated. Nice map endpapers. Tells the history of an obscure order founded at a hospice in Jerusalem for charity, never numbering huge membership and yet rising up to the frontier of the Christian-Muslim conflict. 245 pages. Indexed. View more info

Image for The American Orthopaedic Association;  A Centennial History

The American Orthopaedic Association; A Centennial History

By: Brown, Thornton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The American Orthopaedic Association:

Seller ID: 24644

Condition: Very Good


There's no date on this one, but it's from the 1980's. Very nice and attractive with navy blue pebbled boards printed and decorated with association seal at face board. Measures by 10-1/2". Illustrated with black and white photogrpahs throughout. 157 pages. View more info

Image for Scouting on Two Continents

Scouting on Two Continents

By: Burnharn, Fredrick Russell

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Prescott, Arizona, U.S.A., Wolfe Pub Co: 1994

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 24953

ISBN: 1879356317

Condition: Very Good


Very nice clean book. Blue boards show no bumps or wear and pages are clean with no names or writing. A facsimile reprint of a book first published in 1926. Portrait of author at frontis in black and white. Burnham was an American scout and adventurer famous for his service to the British Army in colonial Africa and for teaching woodcraft to Robert Baden-Powell. The latter caused him (Burnham) to play a role in the founding of the international Scouting Movement. Illust... View more info

Image for Theatre of the Fraternity: Staging the Ritual Space of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, 1896-1929

Theatre of the Fraternity: Staging the Ritual Space of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, 1896-1929

By: Carnes, Mark C.;Hill, Lawrence;Ames, Kenneth L.;Moore, William D.;Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum;Clawson, Mary Ann;Scottish Rite (Masonic Order)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Jackson, Mississippi, U.S.A., Univ Pr of Mississippi: 1996

Seller ID: 25401

ISBN: 0878059474

Condition: Fine


Cirsp, clean, seemingly unread book.No names or writing, no spine crease and pristine inside and out. Measures 9"x12" andis beautifully produced with coated paper and ample illsutration in both color and black and whjite -- art and photogrqphs. Book was published to accompany an exhibit which traveled to the University of Minnesota; Kent State University (Ohio); Museum of Our National Heritage, Lexington, Mass.; University Art Museum, California State,; and Pl... View more info

Image for Satsuma Spirits

Satsuma Spirits

By: Diore, Ronals; Olcott, George; Morizono Yasuo

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Unknown Place, Society of Satsuma Samurai Spirits: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 27962

Condition: New


Crisp, clean brand NEW book.The bound-in ribbon bookmark has not been touched and there are no faults to book either inside or out. Dustjacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Text is in both English and Japanese with English presernted first, followed by Japanese. At the back of the book there are several color photographs. " and has 134 pages for each . Books contains two major works of the Way of the Samurai -- The Instructions of Saigo Takamori and The Iroha V... View more info

Image for A Merry Crusade to the Golden Gate

A Merry Crusade to the Golden Gate

By: Erk, Edmund F.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio & Pittsburgh, The Werner Company: 1906

Inscription: SIGNED & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 23488

Condition: Very Good


An interesting and seldom seen title. Very handsome design and clean and tightly bound inside and out. Gilded top edge. The only detractions are a bit of wear to lower front corner and a small loss of gilt to horizontal line at bottom of spine. Overall quite nice. SIGNED and inscribed by author thus, "To my dear friend Mr. Kellen, with esteem and regards of the author, Edmund F. Erk, Washington D.C. 1914." A lively first person account (with photographs) of "a tour of te... View more info

Image for With Our Hands: The Story of Carpenters in Massachusetts

With Our Hands: The Story of Carpenters in Massachusetts

By: Erlich, Mark; Goldberg, David

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Temple University Press: 1986

Seller ID: 25084

ISBN: 0877224331

Condition: Very Good


Very nice clean book. A tiny touch of wear to tips of lower corners of dustjacket and one very small tear to top front edge. Looks most handsome in brand new mylar cover.Measures 8"x9-1/2". Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. A history of the Massachusetts trade unions for carpenters and how they worked through the years for workers' rights. The author had worked 16 years in Boston as a carpenter at the time of writing. 239 pages. Indexed. View more info

Image for The Legacy of Kiwanis; Building Communities  (2 Vol Set in slipcase)

The Legacy of Kiwanis; Building Communities (2 Vol Set in slipcase)

By: Jonak, Chuck

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kiwanis International: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27226TB

Condition: VG in Good-plus Slipcase


Very handsome two volume set in an equally handsome slipcase. The books are without defect, but the case shows a bit of edge wear to lower right corner. Set measures 8-1/4" x10-1/2" and has a collective 390 pages. Both books are illustrated with black and white photographs Volume I covers Kiwanis history from 1915-1959 and book two picks up from 1960-2004. Wopuld make a nice gift for a member. View more info

Image for Annals of the Early Settlers Association of The Western Reserve; Proceedings of the Years 1939-1940

Annals of the Early Settlers Association of The Western Reserve; Proceedings of the Years 1939-1940

By: Knight, Thomas A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Early Settlers of the Western Reserve / West Side Printing House: 1940

Edition: Edition De Luxe

Seller ID: 25286

Condition: Near Fine


Very nice book with no names or writing and no bumps to boards. Clean as a whistle inside and out. Illustrated with photographs in black and white. Contents include history, minutes of the annual meeting, rosters of officers from 1880, a list of then current members and an In Memoriam section which includes biographies nd photos where available of decased members.Would be helpful to anyone working on genealogy from northeastern Ohio. View more info

Image for Gateway Arch: An Architectural Dream

Gateway Arch: An Architectural Dream

By: Moore, Robert J. Jr.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Jefferson National Parks Association: 2005

Seller ID: 27570

ISBN: 0931056241

Condition: Fine


Crisp, as new book -- no defect of note to either book itself or to dustjacket. No bumps, no tears or chips, no names or writing, no creasing. Very large format measuring 11-1/4" high by 13-3/4" wide. Illustrated with numerous photographs in both black and white and color. Text consists of eight essays: The Memorial Idea is Born 1935-1947; The Memorial Competition 1947-1948; Designed To Last A Thousand Years 1958-1962; Reaching for the Sky, 1959-1963; Progress and Pro... View more info

Image for American Rubber Workers & Organized Labor, 1900-1941 (Princeton Legacy Library)

American Rubber Workers & Organized Labor, 1900-1941 (Princeton Legacy Library)

By: Nelson, Daniel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Princeton University Press: 1988

Seller ID: 28159

ISBN: 0691047529

Condition: Fine


Crisp, as new book. Only sign of previous owner is a name written on the front pastedown which may be familiar to Akron librarians and those she aided over the years. No bumps to boards, no tears or chips, and dustjacket protected by brand new mylar cover. Illustrated with black and white photographs. History of the rubber unions is traced from 1900 to 1941, and closes with an epilogue of rubber workers in retrospect. Book measures 6-1/4" x 9-1/4" and has 339 pa... View more info

Image for United Federation of Doll Clubs 47th Annual Conference August 4-9, 1996  Souvenir (Book in Box)

United Federation of Doll Clubs 47th Annual Conference August 4-9, 1996 Souvenir (Book in Box)

By: No author Stated

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, United Federation of Doll Clubs Inc.: 1996

Seller ID: 25433

Condition: Fine In VG Box


What a beautiful souvenir of the 47th Annual United Federation of Doll Clubs held August 4-9, 1996 in Dallas, Texas. The box itself is so pretty -- opens at the side to reveal a soft cover book entitled Beautiful Children which fits perfectly inside and was printed especially for the purpose. The book contains lovely illustrations in both color and black and white which, along with the text, celebrate children everywhere. Also included is a small card which explains the ... View more info

Image for History of the Cincinnati Fire Department

History of the Cincinnati Fire Department

By: No Author Stated

Price: $105.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio, Heskamp Printing: 1988

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 25780DH

Condition: Fine


Crisp, clean book with no names or wiritng, no bumps to boards, pristine inside and out. Measures 7"x10-1/4" and has 352 pages. Facsimile reprint with all original ads and photographs. Each illustration has an ad on the page opposite it. These, however, are interesting in themselves. A rather hard to find very specific history. View more info

Image for Fiftieth Anniversary of the Slovak Gymnastic  Union Sokol in the U.S.A. 1896-1946

Fiftieth Anniversary of the Slovak Gymnastic Union Sokol in the U.S.A. 1896-1946

By: No author Stated

Price: $65.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Slovak Gymnastic Union Sokol in the U.S.A.: 1946

Seller ID: 27992

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean, tightly bound book celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Slovak Gymnastic Union Sokol in the U.S.A. which began in New York City in 1896. Book is written in both Czech and English and is illustrated with black and white photographs throughout (see pictures). The first chapters are about Sklovak history and the origin of of the Sokol movement, the sokol ideology, and the U.S.A. Sokols which began to spread across the midwest. By 1946 there were sokols... View more info