Fundamentals of Acoustics


This book is bound in reddish cloth boards, with gilt spine lettering on a black background. A few pencil notes; owner's name on front endpaper; otherwise a clean, tight copy. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white diagrams, this book offers an introduction to the study of acoustics, the principles of sound. 516 pages, including index; apprx. 5"x8"



  • Fundamentals of Acoustics
  • Lawrence E. Kinsler and Austin R. Frey
  • John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1950



Prose and Poetry of the Revolution


This is a collection of poetry and prose from the American Revolution 1765-1789. Book is in good condition with pencil markings, owner's name, tanned pages and light wear. Faint white mark on front and rear cover. 266 indexed pages, 5 x 7.5.



  • Prose and Poetry of the Revolution
  • Frederick Prescott and John H. Nelson
  • Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1925



American Criticism 1926


This book has a soiled/browned spine, and some edgewear. Bookplate on front inner board. Text block clean. Contains writing by Waldo Frank, Zona Gale, Henry Seidel Canby, Samuel Chew, Albert Guerard and others. 368 pages; approx. 6"x8".



  • AMERICAN CRITICISM 1926
  • William A. Drake
  • Harcourt, Brace and Co., 1926



The Little Corner Never Conquered


This book is bound in blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on the front and spine. Former owner's stamps and other marks on early pages; tanned pages; wear and soil. 282 pages; approx. 5"x8". First edition. 



  • THE LITTLE CORNER NEVER CONQUERED: THE STORY OF THE AMERICAN RED CROSS WAR WORK FOR BELGIUM
  • John Van Schaick
  • The Macmillan Co., 1922
  • First edition



The Horsemen of the Plains


This illustrated hardcover book measures 5.5"x8.5" with 390 pages. Altsheler was known for his various multi-volume children's series. This title is "A story of the great Cheyenne War." Edges are heavily worn. Binding tight, and book is generally clean. Stray pen mark on front endpaper, no other markings.



  • THE HORSEMEN OF THE PLAINS
  • Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Grosset and Dunlap, 1938




The Austrian Empire


The New American Cyclopædia was an encyclopedia created and published by D. Appleton & Company of New York in 16 volumes, which initially appeared between 1858 and 1863. Its primary editors were George Ripley and Charles Anderson Dana. The New American Cyclopædia was revised and republished as the American Cyclopædia in 1873. 


This color map of the Austrian Empire comes from Volume 2 of the 1873 edition and is approximately 12 inches wide by 9 inches tall. Paper is generally clean and crisp with little wear, but shows some browning.

Australia

The New American Cyclopædia was an encyclopedia created and published by D. Appleton & Company of New York in 16 volumes, which initially appeared between 1858 and 1863. Its primary editors were George Ripley and Charles Anderson Dana. The New American Cyclopædia was revised and republished as the American Cyclopædia in 1873. 

This color map of Australia comes from Volume 2 of the 1873 edition and is approximately 12 inches wide by 9 inches tall. Paper is generally clean and crisp with little wear, but shows some browning.

Asia

The New American Cyclopædia was an encyclopedia created and published by D. Appleton & Company of New York in 16 volumes, which initially appeared between 1858 and 1863. Its primary editors were George Ripley and Charles Anderson Dana. The New American Cyclopædia was revised and republished as the American Cyclopædia in 1873. 

This color map of Asia comes from Volume 2 of the 1873 edition and is approximately 12 inches wide by 9 inches tall. Paper is generally clean and crisp with little wear, but shows some browning.

The Mansion


A good clean copy of the first printing of the final book in the author's marvelous Yoknapatawpha Trilogy. Light blue boards, gilt lettering. Some cover wear/soil; faint browning of inner pages, spine a bit faded. 436 pages; approx. 5"x8".



  • THE MANSION
  • William Faulkner
  • Random House, 1959
  • First edition



The Mill on the Floss

Book is in good condition with browned pages, owner's name, white mark on rear cover, some light wear and soil. No date, circa 1910s.  546 pages, 5 x 7.


  • The Mill on the Floss
  • George Eliot
  • A. L. Burt Company



People of Position

Scare title, 5 x 7.5 inches with 289 pages. Light blue cloth boards with darker blue lettering on cover and spine. Color illustrated frontispiece by H. Richard Boehm. Book is in good condition with tanned pages, faded spine, wear and soil. Original bookstore stamp on inside endpaper.


  • PEOPLE OF POSITION
  • Stanley Portal Hyatt
  • Wessels & Dissell, 1910
  • First edition