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1 CHURCH YEAR PULPIT LIBRARY.
circa 1922 
The CHURCH YEAR PULPIT LIBRARY. Cleveland and New York, F.M. Barton Company [Printed by T. and A. Contable, Printers to His Majesty at the Edinburgh University Press], no date [circa 1922] 12 vols., large octavos, 7 x 9? inches. Bound maroon cloth with gilt lettered and decorated spine, moroon spine cloth color is faded, deckle page edges, woodcut initial letters; small (less than ? inch) tears in spine ends and starting to fray, exlib copy with both white and black pen call numbers on spines, library stamp & discard stamp on endpapers and verso of title, library date due slips & pockets on rear endpapers. volume 1 with a damp stain on front cover and endpapers with resulting warping of front cover, pencil underlining in the index at the back of the final volume. 12 volumes with 265-300pp per volume. Includes index of texts, index of sermons, and list of contributors. Contents includes outlines, illustrations and complete sermons by 210 contributors, primarily 19th century with some early 20th century. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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2 Die Universitat Helmstedt und die Epochen ihrer Geschichte. Ausstellung aus Anla des 400.
1976 Paperbound with color illustration on cover --rubbed and soiled some, otherwise contents clean and good+ cond. book quarto Braunschweig, Waisenhaus-Druckerei 
Die Universitat Helmstedt und die Epochen ihrer Geschichte. Ausstellung aus Anla des 400. Grundungsjubilaums der ehemaligen Universitat Helmstedt. (Braunschweig, Waisenhaus-Druckerei, August 1976) quarto.

Paperbound with color illustration on cover--rubbed and soiled some, otherwise contents clean and good+ cond. 102 (1)pp; b&w frontispiece, other b&w illustrations including facsimile title pages, etc.
14211 
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3 Magdeburg in der Politik der deutschen Kaiser
1936 
Magdeburg in der Politik der deutschen Kaiser Beitrage zur Geopolitik und Geschichte des oftfalischen Raums. Anlaszlich der 1000 jahrigen Wiederlehr der Thronbesteigung Ottos des Groszen. herausgegeben von der Stade Magdeburg. Kurt Vowinckel Verlag GmbH, 1936. Octavo.

Bound tan paper over boards, paper worn, paper splitting and chipping along edges and hinges, endpaper splitting at front hinge but hinge is still tight, scattered light foxing. (6) 235 (1)pp.; many b&w illustrations on separate plates, 5 maps including large color folding map in pocket. (14055) 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Memorials. Rev. Henry Elias Dosker D.D., LL.D. L.H.D. Professor of C
circa 1926 Bound printed paper wrapper dog-ear on top corner front wrapper, dog-ear on bottom of frontispiece. pamphlet Octavo Louisville, Kentucky, The Franklin Printing Co. 
Memorials. Rev. Henry Elias Dosker D.D., LL.D. L.H.D. Professor of Church History Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Died December 23, 1926. (The Franklin Printing Co Incorporated, Louisville, Kentucky). Octavo.

Bound printed paper wrapper, dog-ear on top corner front wrapper, dog-ear on bottom of frontispiece. 75pp.

Henry E. Dosker (1855-1926) graduate of McCormick Theological Seminary, minister in the Dutch Reformed Church in America, professor of church history in Louisville Theological Seminary. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 True Comics. [At head of cover title:] All New! Second Issue.
1941 Comic book with full color cover spine with old pieces of scotch tape on it--splitting bottom 1? inches, spine chipping, covers rubbed and worn at edges, pages tanning. 19 x 26.2cm (New York, The Parents Institute, c1941) 
True Comics. [At head of cover title:] All New! Second Issue. 64 Pages all in Full Color. All Features Complete in this Issue 10?. (New York, The Parents Institute, c1941) 19 x 26.2cm

Comic book with full color cover, spine with old pieces of scotch tape on it--splitting bottom 1? inches, spine chipping, covers rubbed and worn at edges, pages tanning. 64pp. With name "Milton" written by a young hand on two places on the front cover--from the library of Milton S. Carothers.

Contents include: U.S. Producer No. 1, Wm. S. Knudson, Father of Canada Samuel de Champlain, Frontier Fighters--Zebulon Pike, Battle of Waterloo, Wizard of Nature--Luther Burbank, Sea War--Fighting Ships of Leading Nations, My Greatest Adventure--Eric Sevareid, The Story of the Red Cross, Unsung Heroes--Peter Kelley, Polish Patriot--Thaddeus Kosciuszko. 
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6 ALBRIGHT, WILLIAM F. Bible After Twenty Years of Archeology (1932-1952).
1952 Pamphlet in printed red card covers covers faded in spots, ow good cond Octavo 
ALBRIGHT, WILLIAM F. The Bible After Twenty Years of Archeology (1932-1952). Reprinted from Religion in Life; Vol. XXI, No. 4 (1952). Biblical Colloquium, Pittsburgh, Pa., 1954. Octavo.

Pamphlet in printed red card covers, covers faded in spots, ow good cond. pp.537-550 (4). 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 ALBRIGHT, WILLIAM F. Millennium of Biblical History in the Light of Recent Excavations.
1930 Pamphlet in printed green paper wrapper tattered a bit at top page edges, wrapper tattered at spine ends, tanning of pages. Octavo Front wrapper signed "F.A. Baepler." 441-461pp.
ALBRIGHT, WILLIAM F. A Millennium of Biblical History in the Light of Recent Excavations. Reprinted from the Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Vol. LXIX, No. 7, 1930. Octavo.

Pamphlet in printed green paper wrapper, tattered a bit at top page edges, wrapper tattered at spine ends, tanning of pages. Front wrapper signed "F.A. Baepler." 441-461pp. 
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8 ANONYMOUS. IN RANGE WITH THE INFINITE, An Encouragement to Psychic Research on Sc
Book London 
IN RANGE WITH THE INFINITE, An Encouragement to Psychic Research on Scientific Lines. London, Stockwell, nd.

Bound blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine and gilt lettering & decoration on front cover47pp, light foxing endpapers, endpapers, cover & dust jacket waterstained, dust jacket in mylar sleeve, jacket is soiled & stained. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Key of Heaven.  A Manual of Prayers and Instructions for Catholics., ANONYMOUS.
9 ANONYMOUS. Key of Heaven. A Manual of Prayers and Instructions for Catholics.
Small Catholic Prayer Book with Crucifix. NY, 1905 1905 Oilcloth Bound in originally cream colored padded oilcloth, now soiled darker, gilt title on spine and gilt "IHS" on front cover, just starting to fray at spine ends, rounded gilt page edges worn some, a gold crucifix on a thin ivory cross set into a recessed window in the inside front cover--window lined with cloth and surrounded by gilt design on cream endpaper, facing free endpaper contains "Prayer before a Crucifix," pages tanning some but in good condition. Pagination: 1-448pp Prayers; 1-190 Epistles & Gospels. Some woodcut illustrations are printed within the text along with a few head and tailpieces. Small volume: 6 x 9.1cm. New York "Presented to Mildred Kraus September 1926 By Mrs
ANONYMOUS. Key of Heaven. A Manual of Prayers and Instructions for Catholics. Catholic Publications Press, New York, London. (Imprimatur, 1905). Small volume: 6 x 9.1cm. $85.00 Bound in originally cream colored padded oilcloth, now soiled darker, gilt title on spine and gilt "IHS" on front cover, just starting to fray at spine ends, rounded gilt page edges worn some, a gold crucifix on a thin ivory cross set into a recessed window in the inside front cover--window lined with cloth and surrounded by gilt design on cream endpaper, facing free endpaper contains "Prayer before a Crucifix," pages tanning some but in good condition. Pagination: 1-448pp Prayers; 1-190 Epistles & Gospels. Some woodcut illustrations are printed within the text along with a few head and tailpieces. With inscription on front flyleaf, "Presented to Mildred Kraus September 1926 By Mrs. Arnold." Although the covers are soiled some, still a pretty little prayer book with the gold & ivory crucifix. 
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10 ANONYMOUS. Political Cartooning in Florida 1901-1987.
1987 Paperback in color illustrated covers lightly worn & rubbed. 21.6 x 17.8cm 
ANONYMOUS. Political Cartooning in Florida 1901-1987. Produced by The Museum of Florida History, Division of Historical Resources, Florida Department of State, George Firestone, Secretary of State. (1987) Oblong, 21.6 x 17.8cm

Paperback in color illustrated covers, lightly worn & rubbed. 90pp. Bibliography. Mostly cartoon with a few b&w photos. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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11 BAILEY, VERNON. Beaver Habits and Experiments in Beaver Culture.
1927 Pamphlet saddle stapled printed tan heavy paper covers--wearing through at bottom of spine, pages very lightly tanning, previous owner's signature on front cover, very small shelf label on front cover, good cond. Pamphlet Wash. D. C., USDA, GPO 
BAILEY, VERNON. Beaver Habits and Experiments in Beaver Culture. Wash. D. C., USDA, GPO, 1927.

Pamphlet saddle stapled, printed tan heavy paper covers--wearing through at bottom of spine, pages very lightly tanning, previous owner's signature on front cover, very small shelf label on front cover, good cond.

Pagination: 40pp plus covers, many illustrations--14 plates (on 7 separate leave) plus a few illustrations printed in text. (Technical Bulletin #21, Oct., 1927, USDA) many ills., paper covers. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 BAIN, F. W. Ashes of a God.
1911 Two-color paper over boards large paper copy, deckle page edges, uncut pgs., 2 color paper over boards, sh wr thru corners, paper cracking 2" along front edge of spine, spine soiled. book London, Methuen & Co. 
BAIN, F. W. The Ashes of a God. Translated from the original manuscript by F. W. Bain. London, Methuen & Co. (1911)

xxi, 115pp, frontis., large paper copy, deckle page edges, uncut pgs., 2 color paper over boards, sh wr thru corners, paper cracking 2" along front edge of spine, spine soiled.
5162 
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13 BAIN, F. W. Syrup of the Bees.
1914 two-color paper over boards, large paper copy, deckle page edges, 2 color paper over boards, sh wr thru corners, spine ends chipped, paper cracking 2" along front spine edge, spine soiled. book London, Methuen & Co. 
BAIN, F. W. A Syrup of the Bees. Translated from the original manuscript by F. W. Bain. London, Methuen & Co. (1914)

xvii, 107pp, frontis., large paper copy, deckle page edges, 2 color paper over boards, sh wr thru corners, spine ends chipped, paper cracking 2" along front spine edge, spine soiled.
5163 
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14 BEATTIE, W. R. Celery Culture, A Practical Treatise of the Principles Involved in the Production of Celery for Home Use and For Market, Including the Selection of Soil, Production of Plants, Cultivation, Control of Insects and Diseases, Marketing and Uses.
Many Illustrations in text 1908 green cloth with lettering faded from spine, white lettering on front cover chipped, rubbed at edges, mottled spots in cloth. NY, Orange Judd, 1908 
BEATTIE, W. R. Celery Culture, A Practical Treatise of the Principles Involved in the Production of Celery for Home Use and For Market, Including the Selection of Soil, Production of Plants, Cultivation, Control of Insects and Diseases, Marketing and Uses. NY, Orange Judd, 1908, 12mo,

green cloth with lettering faded from spine, white lettering on front cover chipped, rubbed at edges, mottled spots in cloth. Pagination: x, 143pp +(6)pp ads. Frontispiece, many illustrations in text, index. Hedrick/Woodburn: Hist. Horticulture in America, p. 546. 
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15 BELLOW, SAUL. Mr. Sammler's Planet.
1969, 1970 Bound light blue cloth spine with darker blue paper over boards, black ink lettering on spine and front cover, top page edges blue, bottom and top edges lightly soiled, bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpaper, contents clean, dust jacket lightly worn and rubbed at some edges with a few small tears, dj in mylar wrapper. book Octavo Viking Press, New York 
BELLOW, SAUL. Mr. Sammler's Planet. Viking Press, New York (c1969, 1970 This book originally appeared in Atlantic Monthly in a different form.) )octavo.

Bound light blue cloth spine with darker blue paper over boards, black ink lettering on spine and front cover, top page edges blue, bottom and top edges lightly soiled, bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpaper, contents clean, dust jacket lightly worn and rubbed at some edges with a few small tears, dj in mylar wrapper.

Pagination: (6) 313pp (1) blank. First edition of this novel by Saul Bellow. 
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16 BIBLE. ENGLISH. 1899/1907. Book of Psalms, Containing The Prayer Book Version, The Authorised
1899/1907 Hardback, cloth, red page edges shelf wear through cloth at corners & spine ends, cover mottled--i.e., varnish coming out of cloth in spots. book Cambridge, Univ. Press, 
BIBLE. ENGLISH. 1899/1907. The Book of Psalms, Containing The Prayer Book Version, The Authorised Version and The Revised Version in Parallel Columns. Cambridge, Univ. Press, 1907.

220pp, Hardback, cloth, red page edges, shelf wear through cloth at corners & spine ends, cover mottled--i.e., varnish coming out of cloth in spots. 
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17 BIBLE. HEBREW. 1954. Biblia Hebraica adjuvantibus W. Baumgartner...
1954 10th Black cloth rubbed and just starting to fray at spine ends & corners, red page edges--with damp spots on top & bottom edges, white cloth bookmark bound in, contents clean. book Large octavo New York, American Bible Society 
BIBLE. HEBREW. 1937. [One Line in Hebrew] Biblia Hebraica adjuvantibus W. Baumgartner, G. Beer, J. Begrich, J.A. Bewer, F. Buhl, J. Hempel, F. Horst, M. North, O. Procksch, G. Quell, Th. H. Robinson, W. Rudolph, H.H. Schaeder, edidit Rud. Kittel, Textum Masoreticum Curavit P. Kahle. Editionem Tertiam Denuo Elaboratam ad Finem Perduxerunt, Editionem Septiman Auxerunt et Emendaverunt A. Alt et O. Eissfeldt. Editio Decima emendata typis Editionis Septimae Expressa. NY, Amer. Bible Soc. Stuttgart, Wurtt. Bibelanstalt (c1937) large octavo.

Bound black cloth, rubbed and just starting to fray at spine ends & corners, red page edges--with damp spots on top & bottom edges, white cloth bookmark bound in, contents clean. liii, 1434 +(2)pp maps. With (4)pp insert: "Verzeichnis der Masoretischen Termini zu Kittels Biblia Hebraica." 
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18 BILLINGTON. R. A. American Frontiersman, an Inaugural Lecture delivered before the
1954 Pamphlet in printed card covers one gathering saddle-stitched to covers, covers slightly bumped at overhanging edges, corners bent, covers darkend a bit towards spine, contents clean. Protected in mylar wrapper. Pamphlet Octavo Oxford, at the Clarendon Press 
BILLINGTON. R. A. The American Frontiersman, an Inaugural Lecture delivered before the University of Oxford on 2 February 1954 by R. A. Billington, Harmsworth Professor of American History. Oxford, at the Clarendon Press, 1954. Octavo.

Pamphlet in printed card covers, one gathering saddle-stitched to covers, covers slightly bumped at overhanging edges, corners bent, covers darkend a bit towards spine, contents clean. Protected in mylar wrapper. Pagination: (1) title, (1) printer, [3]-23pp, (1) printer.

The author discusses the influence of the frontier on American civilization: "The distinctive traits that are associated with the American people today--their dislike of governmental interference in their economic affairs, their materialism, their mobility, their inventiveness, their willing acceptance of innovation, their faith in political and social democracy, their rabid nationalism, their unabashed faith in continued progress--these are characteristics that stemmed at least partly from the frontier environment in which the United States grew to maturity."--p.4. 
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19 BLYTHE, LEGETTE. Bold Galilean.
1948 Second Printing Bound dark blue cloth with cream color lettering o light soiling and staining, extremities rubbed, bookplate of M.S. Carothers along with an earlier color bookplate of a Julia Street, endpapers foxing, light tanning of pages, worn and chipped color dust jacket with tears torn from edges, dj in mylar sleeve. Signed by the author on the title page and the front free endpaper. Octavo Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press, 1948 (c1948, Second Printing, August, 1948) 
BLYTHE, LEGETTE. Bold Galilean. Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press, 1948 (c1948, Second Printing, August, 1948) Octavo.

Bound dark blue cloth with cream color lettering on spine, light soiling and staining, extremities rubbed, bookplate of M.S. Carothers along with an earlier color bookplate of a Julia Street, endpapers foxing, light tanning of pages, worn and chipped color dust jacket with tears torn from edges, dj in mylar sleeve. Signed by the author on the title page and the front free endpaper.

"...a novel of three Roman citizens in Palestine during the second and third years of Christ's ministry.... In a broader sense, the novel pictures the festering political corruption of an empire, already past its zenith, that was fomenting its own decline and fall and presents the only workable philosophy ever devised to solve these ills."--dj blurb. 
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20 BRIEGER, THEOD. Die Theologische Fakultat der Universitat Leipzig Verkundigt Die

BRIEGER, THEOD. Die Theologische Fakultat der Universitat Leipzig Verkundigt Die Feier des Andenkens an Carl Friedrich Kregal von Sternbach, am 18. Juli 1910 vormittags 12 uhr im HOrsaal 28 statthaben wird. Zwei Bisher Unbekannte entwurfe des Woormser ediktes gegen Luther mitgeteilt von D. Theod. Brieger, D.Z, Dekan. Leipzig, Druck von Alexander Edelmann [no date, 1910] octavo.

Disbound pamphlet, lightly tanning, small tear in bottom corner of title page. 42 (1)pp. Re: two hitherto unknown persons who planned the Worms edict against Luther.
(14252) 
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