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J.ANDERSON. ESSAYS RELATING TO AGRICULTURE. 2 VOLS 1777

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Pre 1800   item# 1290970

J.ANDERSON. ESSAYS RELATING TO AGRICULTURE. 2 VOLS 1777
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$1250.00 

ESSAYS RELATING TO AGRICULTURE AND RURAL AFFAIRS. By James Anderson, Farmer At Monk's-Hill, Aberdeenshire, Edinburgh: Printed For William Creech; and T. Cadell, London. M,DCC,LXXVII (1777). Two volumes. 8vos. Bound in full leather with gilt-lettered spines. The second edition with large additions. With three folding plates in Vol.I and eighteen engraved plates in Vol.2. In very good condition, but with large triangular section missing from one folding plate (see enlargement). Each volume ...click for details


COMPARISON OF WEIGHTS & MEASURES by F.R. Hassler. 1832.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Pre 1837 VR   item# 1279607

COMPARISON OF WEIGHTS & MEASURES by F.R. Hassler. 1832.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$45.00 

COMPARISON OF WEIGHTS AND MEASURES OF LENGTH AND CAPACITY, REPORTED TO THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES BY THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT in 1832 AND MADE BY FERD. ROD. HASSLER, M.A.F.S, ASS. R. AST. S.L. &C. 4to. Washington: Printed by Duff Green, 1932. Unbound. Stitched. Contains 4 engraved plates. Some toning of pages especially pages 81-96. Provenance: ex collection Dr. Geoffrey J.C. Frohnsdorff.


A TREATISE ON GYPSUM. SUTTON THOMAS WOOD. ESQ. 1807.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Pre 1837 VR   item# 1279602

A TREATISE ON GYPSUM. SUTTON THOMAS WOOD. ESQ. 1807.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$75.00 

A TREATISE ON GYPSUM, ON ITS VARIOUS USES, and On Its Application As A Manure. By Sutton Thomas Wood, Esq. Lambeth. London: Printed for F.C. and J.Rivington, 1807. 8vo. Disbound. 40 pages. Very good condition. Provenance: ex collection Dr. Geoffrey J.C. Frohnsdorff.


TRIALS OF AN INVENTOR. CHARLES GOODYEAR BY B.K.PEIRCE. 1866

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Pre 1900   item# 1279600

TRIALS OF AN INVENTOR. CHARLES GOODYEAR BY B.K.PEIRCE. 1866
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$35.00 

TRIALS OF AN INVENTOR: LIFE AND DISCOVERIES OF CHARLES GOODYEAR. By Rev. Bradford K. Peirce. New York: Carlton & Lanahan, (1866). Embossed cloth. Gilt lettering on spine. Engraved frontispiece and four plates. A biography of Goodyear and his experiments. Bookplate. A very good copy. Provenance: ex collection of Dr. Geoffrey J.C. Frohnsdorff


RECHERCHES SUR LES MORTIERS. J.L. VICAT. PARIS. 1818. 1ST ED.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Pre 1837 VR   item# 1279552

RECHERCHES SUR LES MORTIERS. J.L. VICAT. PARIS. 1818. 1ST ED.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$750.00 

RECHERCHES EXPERIMENTALES SUR LES CHAUX DE CONSTRUCTION, LES BETONS ET LES MORTIERS ORDINAIRES; PAR L. J. VICAT, ANCIEN ELEVE DE L'ECOLE POLYTECHNIQUE, INGENIEUR DU CORPS ROYAL DES PONTS ET CHAUSEES DE FRANCE. Paris: Chez Goujon, Libraire De LL.AA.RR.Mme La Duchesse De Berry Et La Duchesse D'Orleans, Rue Du Bac, No 33, M.DCCC.XVIII. (1818). 4to. Bound in 3/4 leather with red leather label on gilt-lettered spine. FIRST EDITION. Louis Joseph Vicat's (1786-1861) published work which led ...click for details


WWII. GIRLS IN SERVICE PAINT BOOK. PAT HERRIC. 1943

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1950   item# 1242904

WWII. GIRLS IN SERVICE PAINT BOOK. PAT HERRIC. 1943
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$25.00 

(WWII). GIRLS IN SERVICE PAINT BOOK. WAVE, NURSE, WAC. Drawings by Pat Herric. Folio. Die cut pictorial covers. Chicago: Whitman, 1943. 48 pages. Of the 48 pages, only the title page (see enlargement 2) and three others have been neatly colored. A fine, scarce, World War II coloring book. It tells the story of nine girls and their activities while serving their country. A very good copy.


THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS. MILO WINTER. 1936.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1940   item# 1242902

THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS. MILO WINTER. 1936.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$25.00 

THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS. Chicago: Merrill, 1936. 4to. 16 pages. Illustrations by Milo Winter printed in full color on linen-finish pages. A very good copy.


THE BIG CLOTH BOOK FOR GIRLS. Bancroft. C. 1940

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1950   item# 1242886

THE BIG CLOTH BOOK FOR GIRLS. Bancroft. C. 1940
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$15.99 

THE BIG CLOTH BOOK FOR GIRLS. London: Bancroft, no date (circa 1940). 4to. Full color illustrations printed on cloth. Babyproof and washable. A fine copy.


WALT DISNEY'S FERDINAND THE BULL. Whitman, 1938.

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1940   item# 1242885

WALT DISNEY'S FERDINAND THE BULL. Whitman, 1938.
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$25.99 

WALT DISNEY'S FERDINAND THE BULL. Text From "The Story of Ferdinand" By Munro Leaf. Pictures From The Walt Disney Production Based on The Originals of Robert Lawson. Whitman, 1938. FIRST DISNEY EDITION. 4to. 32 pages. Pictorial covers. Wear to spine otherwise a very good copy.


THE CHRISTMAS BOOK. Whitman. 1940. Stories For Children

Catalogue: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1950   item# 1242884

THE CHRISTMAS BOOK. Whitman. 1940. Stories For Children
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Doris Frohnsdorff
301-869-1256


$15.99 

THE CHRISTMAS BOOK. Christmas Stories For Children. Holiday Verses And Pictures. Games & Puzzles For Christmas Day. 4to. Pictorial covers. 254 pages. Illustrated in color and black and white. Some "follow the dots" have been penciled in and one page with color but overall the contents are in unused condition.

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