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1) 1951 Yackety Yack - University of North Carolina yearbook
Students of the University of North Carolina
  1951 Yackety Yack - University of North Carolina yearbook
Chapel Hill: James A. Mils, 1951. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 1951 Yackety Yack - University of North Carolina yearbook, Chapel Hill, James A. Mils, 1951. Includes Roy Parker Jr., longtime journalist and newspaper editor. Dark red cover with embossed design, 4to 30 cm, 456 pp. Good: corners and spine rubbed, po name on ffep. ... more information

Offered by Tannery Books (North Carolina, United States)
$18.00
2) 1952 Yackety Yack - University of North Carolina yearbook
Students of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  1952 Yackety Yack - University of North Carolina yearbook
Charlotte: Lassiter Corporation, 1952. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 1952 Yackety Yack - University of North Carolina yearbook, Charlotte, Lassiter Corporation, 1952. Black cloth and leatherette hardcover with embossed year and title, 4to 30 cm, 382 pp. Good: corners rubbed and spine creased, title page lightly foxed, no markings. ... more information

Offered by Tannery Books (North Carolina, United States)
$18.00
3) 1954 Yackety Yack - University of North Carolina yearbook, vol. 64
Students of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C.
  1954 Yackety Yack - University of North Carolina yearbook, vol. 64
Charlotte: Lassiter Corporation, 1954. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 1954 Yackety Yack - University of North Carolina yearbook, vol. 64, Charlotte, Lassiter Corporation, 1954. Includes new football coach George Barclay. Brown textured covers with embossed lettering and blind-stamped gazebo on front, 4to 30 cm, 448 pp. Good: corners rubbed, small spots on cover, endpapers foxed, p. 240 top edge bumped, no markings. ... more information

Offered by Tannery Books (North Carolina, United States)
$18.00
4) 36 Mies of Trouble - The Story of the West River R. R. - Railroad
Victor Morse
 
Brattleboro, VT: The Stephen Greene Press, 1967. Later printing. Paperback. Good +. Victor Morse, 36 Mies of Trouble - The Story of the West River R. R. Railroad, Brattleboro, VT, The Stephen Greene Press, 1967, 5th printing of 1959 edition. Yellow paper covers with steam engine train illustration on front, 8vo 22 cm, [iv] 40 pp, black-and-white photographs throughout including wrecks and "lucky collapse" of trestle in 1886. Good+: covers lightly scuffed and tanned with bottom corner crease,... more information

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$16.00
5) Airplanes of the World
Douglas Rolfe, Alexis Dawydoff
  Airplanes of the World
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1954. Third printing. Hardcover. Good/fair. Douglas Rolfe. Douglas Rolfe, Alexis Dawydoff, Airplanes of the World, 843 Planes, From Pusher to Jet, 1490 to 1954; New York, Simon & Schuster, 1954, third printing. Light blue cloth, 8vo, 320 pp with index, "Genealogy of the Military Airplane" illustrated front endpapers and "Genealogy of the Transport Airplane" on rear endpapers, chock full of bw line drawings, listed by year; gray paper DJ with blue ill... more information

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$24.00
6) Archdale - A History of the Settlement and Growth of a Quiet Little Quaker Village
Wilson, Winship McBride (W. M.), Mary Petty
 
ca 1942-1946. First edition. Paperback. Ex-Library. Winship McBride W. M. Wilson, Mary Petty, Archdale - A History of the Settlement and Growth of a Quiet Little Quaker Village, authors Edgar Snider printer, 1942-1946 Memorial dedication to O.E. Wilson who died in 1942, with mention of his wife living; she died in 1946. Stapled light-brown or tan paper covers with monochromatic photo of George Haworth Homeplace on front, larger format than later reprints about 6 by 9 inches, 32 glossy unnumbered p... more information

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$24.00
7) Art Work of Piedmont Section of North Carolina : Published in Nine Parts (complete set)
  Art Work of Piedmont Section of North Carolina : Published in Nine Parts (complete set)
Chicago: Gravure Illustration Company, 1924. First printing. Original Wraps. Good +. Art Work of Piedmont Section of North Carolina : Published in Nine Parts, Chicago, Gravure Illustration Company, 1924, first printing. Nine books parts in stiff paper wraps, folio 35 cm, dark brown portfolio with marbled endpaper-pastedowns and ribbon ties. Contains photogravures of buildings and scenes in Charlotte, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, and High Point. Good+/Good: Part 1 front cover coming loose other volumes ... more information

Offered by Tannery Books (North Carolina, United States)
$350.00
8) Artillery Through the Ages: A Short Illustrated History of Cannon, Emphasizing Types Used in America
Manucy, Albert
  Artillery Through the Ages: A Short Illustrated History of Cannon, Emphasizing Types Used in America
Washington DC: United States Government Printing Office, 1956. Reprint. Paperback. Good. Albert Manucy, Artillery Through the Ages: A Short Illustrated History of Cannon, Emphasizing Types Used in America; National Park Service Interpretive Series, History No. 3; Washington DC, United States Government Printing Office, 1956 reprint of 1949 book. Stapled gray paper covers, blue text and blue cannon on the front, iv, 92 pp with glossary, parts of a cannon and select bibliography, bw drawings. G: spine and t... more information

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$7.99
9) Black Power : A Record of Reactions in a Land of Pathos
Richard Wright
  Black Power : A Record of Reactions in a Land of Pathos
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1954. First edition. Hardcover. Good. An American writer tours the Gold Coast of Apartheid Africa. Good-/no DJ: worn edges, top of spine loosening, light drink stain on front, po markings esp. rear fep. ... more information

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$7.99
10) Boswell's London Journal, 1762-1763
Boswell, James, Frederick A. Pottle
  Boswell's London Journal, 1762-1763
McGraw-Hill, 1950. First edition. Hardcover. Good. James Boswell, ed. by Frederick A. Pottle; Boswell's London Journal: 1762-1763, or The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell; McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc.; copyright 1950 by Yale University, stated First Edition. Blue boards with dark blue crest on front, dark blue cloth spine with gold lettering, large 8vo 6 3/8 by 9 1/2 inches, 400 pp with index and appendices, uneven cut last few pages unopened, two-color 1761 map of London on endp... more information

Offered by Tannery Books (North Carolina, United States)
$5.99
11) Boswell's London Journal, 1762-1763
James Boswell
  Boswell's London Journal, 1762-1763
McGraw-Hill, 1950. Book of the Month Club. Hardcover. Very Good/good +. James Boswell, ed. by Frederick A. Pottle; Boswell's London Journal: 1762-1763, or The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell; McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc.; copyright 1950 by Yale University, BCE. Blue boards with dark blue crest on front, dark blue cloth spine with gold lettering, large 8vo 6 3/8 by 9 1/2 inches, 400 pp with index and appendices, uneven cut, two-color 1761 map of London on endpapers; illustrated pap... more information

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$24.00
12) Brave New World Revisited - 1st with DJ
Aldous Huxley
  Brave New World Revisited - 1st with DJ
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1958. First printing. Hardcover. Good +/good. Aldous Huxley, Brave New World Revisited, New York, Harper & Brothers, 1958, First Printing material previously published in Newsday. Blue boards and black spine with gold stripes, plain endpapers, x, 148 pp; paper dustjacket with review of 'Brave New World' on the back. Two 1963 newspaper clippings laid in: an editorial on Huxley's death and an editorial about Kennedy's death which happened on the same d... more information

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$35.00
13) Builders of the Bay Colony : A gallery of our intellectual ancestors
Samuel Eliot Morison
  Builders of the Bay Colony : A gallery of our intellectual ancestors
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1958. Later printing. Hardcover. Ex-Library/good. Samuel Eliot Morison, Builders of the Bay Colony: A gallery of our intellectual ancestors, Boston, Houghton Mifflin, copyright 1958, second edition, fourth printing. Blue cloth hc, 8vo, [xii] 406 pp with index, 8 bw plates including frontispiece portraits, coins. Good/Good: Ex-library with pocket and markings, well-worn covers, some pencil marking; DJ worn with sticker on spine, unclipped. ... more information

Offered by Tannery Books (North Carolina, United States)
$12.00
14) Bundling : Its Origins, Progress and Decline in America (with slipcase)
Stiles, Henry Reed
  Bundling : Its Origins, Progress and Decline in America (with slipcase)
Mount Vernon, NY: Peter Pauper Press, 1937. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Henry Reed Stiles, M.D, with woodcuts by Herb Roth, Bundling : Its Origins, Progress and Decline in America, Reprinted for the Enlightenment of the Present Generation, Mount Vernon, NY, Peter Pauper Press, n.d. [1937], reprint of 1871 text with special type, paper and illustrations. Red and blue pattern paper-covered boards, hc, 8vo 22 cm, 90 pp with red top edges, humorous woodcuts in red; blue-gray cardboard slipcase with ... more information

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$24.00
15) Burt's Latin-English Dictionary, in two parts, with an appendix of Latin geographical, historical, and mythological proper names
  Burt's Latin-English Dictionary, in two parts, with an appendix of Latin geographical, historical, and mythological proper names
New York: A. L. Burt Co.. Revised. Hardcover. Good +. Burt's Latin-English Dictionary, in two parts, with an appendix of Latin geographical, historical, and mythological proper names; New York, A. L. Burt Company, undated [po inscription dated 1966-67], revised and expanded. Ruby red cloth over thin boards with gilt lettering on spine, 12mo, [vi] Latin 198, English 212 pp. Good+/no DJ: spine slightly cocked, corners wearing, minor scuffing and small residue mark on covers, po name in pencil on ffep an... more information

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$12.00
16) Business Speller and Vocabulary
Eldridge, Edward H.
  Business Speller and Vocabulary
American Book Company, 1930. Later printing. Hardcover. Fair. Edward H. Eldridge, Business Speller and Vocabulary, American Book Company, 1930 and 1913 copyright dates. Brown cloth with black lettering and design, sextodecimo 6 3/4 inches, plain endpapers, xiv, 206 pp including index/vocabulary. Interesting vocabulary includes machine parts and other occupations including medical and electricity, cities and other common terms siesta, bologna, with a review at the end. Fair/no DJ: spine torn with one s... more information

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$8.50
17) The Carolina Backcountry on the Eve of the Revolution
Woodmason, Charles, and Richard J. Hooker
  The Carolina Backcountry on the Eve of the Revolution
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1953. First printing. Hardcover. Good/fair. Charles Woodmason, ed. by Richard J. Hooker, The Carolina Backcountry on the Eve of the Revolution : The Journal and Other Writings of Charles Woodmason, Anglican Itinerant, Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture at Williamsburg, Virginia, Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, 1953, First Printing. Green cloth hc with gold lettering on spine, 8vo 20 cm, map endpapers, xl, 30... more information

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$45.00
18) The Church in the Wilderness : North Carolina Quakerism As Seen By Visitors
Cadbury, Henry J.
  The Church in the Wilderness : North Carolina Quakerism As Seen By Visitors
North Carolina Friends Historical Society. Pamphlet. Good. Henry J. Cadbury, The Church in the Wilderness: North Carolina Quakerism As Seen By Visitors, The Historical Lecture delivered at the Two Hundred and Fifty-first Session of North Carolina Yearly Meeting, Eighth Month, the Fourth, 1948, "Second Publication of the North Carolina Friends Historical Society" [founded in 1940], undated [ca 1948]. Gray stapled paper covers, 8vo, 14 pp. History with extracts from travelers, including an English... more information

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$5.99
19) Coastal Currents Along the Atlantic Coast of the United States
F. J. Haight
  Coastal Currents Along the Atlantic Coast of the United States
Washington DC: United States Government Printing Office, 1942. First edition thus. Hardcover. Good. F. J. Haight, Coastal Currents Along the Atlantic Coast of the United States, Special Publication No. 230, U.S. Department of Commerce, Coast and Geodetic Survey, Washington, D.C., United States Government Printing Office, 1942. First thus, with tides and currents data taken from previous publications. Red cloth HC with black title, 8vo 23 cm, iv, 76 pp, 28 some two-sided fold-out charts. Ex-library Go... more information

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$24.00
20) A Collection of Essays
George Orwell
  A Collection of Essays
Garden City: Doubleday, 1954. Paperback. Good +. A Collection of Essays by George Orwell, Author of 1984, Garden City, Doubleday, 1954. Green and gold paper covers, sextodecimo 4 1/4 by 7 inches, 320 pp, 14 essays, including "Why I Write." G+: corners bumped and creased, pencil mark and smudge on back, ink writing on front cover verso and half title, some underlining in middle essays. ... more information

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$7.99
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