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The Very Wicked Wolf

By: Voigt, Margot

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Kenosha, Wisconsin, Samuel Lowe Company: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136C7657

Condition: Fair


8 pages. Lovely colour illustrations. Chunk missing from top of last page and back cover. Above-average wear. Unmarked. A worthy copy of this charming vintage work. View more info

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Tiny Pig

By: Voigt, Margot

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Kenosha, Wisconsin, Samuel Lowe Company: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136C7658

Condition: Good


12 pages. Lovely colour illustrations. Average wear. Name neatly printed atop front cover. A sound copy of this charming vintage work. View more info

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Patty Pig

By: Voigt, Margot

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Kenosha, Wisconsin, Samuel Lowe Company: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136C7659

Condition: Good


8 pages. Lovely colour illustrations. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy of this charming vintage work. View more info

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Chubby Pig

By: Voigt, Margot

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Kenosha, Wisconsin, Samuel Lowe Company: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136C7660

Condition: Good


8 pages. Lovely colour illustrations. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy of this charming vintage work. View more info

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The Theory of Money and Credit

By: Von Mises, Ludwig (Translated from the German By Batson, H.E.); Robbins, Lionel - Introduction

Price: $950.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape Limited: 1934

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 324G4378

Condition: Fair


445 pages. Index. Translator's Note. First English language edition, translated from the second (1924) German edition. "A detailed sophisticated explanation of the quantity theory of money based on the subjective, marginal utility theory. Explains money's origin, the development and nature of banking, the cause and consequences of inflation and credit expansion, the differences in the value of different moneys, as well as the reason for 'cyclical' economic fluctuations." (B2 Greaves & McGee). Black top stain. Bottom edge uncut. Above-average wear to black cloth exterior. Narro... View more info

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Planned Chaos

By: Von Mises, Ludwig; Read, Leonard E. [Foreword]

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Irvington-on-Hudson, New York, The Foundation for Economic Education, Inc.: 1947

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 169H4377

Condition: Good


90 pages. "Communist plotters, in the United States as elsewhere, are preparing for the conquest of political power. The discerning student, however, should consider how interventionism, under various enticing labels, is setting the stage for the final overthrow of the voluntary society, the market economy and constitutional government. [This work], by a world-famous expert, will prove a valuable aid to understanding in this field. It will help to explain the errors of those who believe a system based on individual freedom can be 'mixed' with socialism." - Foreword. Details of pri... View more info

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Theory of Games and Economic Behavior

By: von Neumann, John; Morgenstern, Oskar

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1955

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 169H4034

Condition: Fair


xx, 641 pages. Subject index. Reprint of the 1953 third edition. "Posterity may regard this book as one of the major scientific achievements of the first half of the twentieth century." - American Mathematical Society Bulletin. "The appearance of a book of this calibre is indeed a rare event." - American Economic Review. "I have sometimes wondered whether a brain like von Neumann's does not indicate a species superior to that of man." - Nobel Laureate Hans Bethe. Former library copy with usual markings. Front hinge starting. Binding intact. Please note: Very he... View more info

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Champagne & Caviar: A Connoisseur's Survival Guide

By: Von Wiesenberger, Arthur

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Capra Pr: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 753A2181

ISBN: 088496356X

Condition: Fine


088496356X 235 pages. Bibliography. Illustrated in colour and black and white. "Offers a readable and information-packed guide to the world's most elegant variety of wine, and to several other luxuries as well... An ideal book for the connoisseur and armchair bon vivant." - from dust jacket. Possibly signed by author as gift greetings upon first blank leaf are initialled "A". No other markings. Book clean and bright with negligible wear. Dust jacket price-clipped. A lovely copy of this sumptuous work. View more info

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A Plan of Discipline for the Use of The Norfolk Militia (Limited Number Edition)

By: W. Windham (author)

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Museum Restoration Service: 1969

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 243H3519

ISBN: B009EAJGMU

Condition: Very Good


B009EAJGMU #350 of 700 facsimile copies of the 1759 first edition specially reprinted in 1969. xxxviii, [2], 60, [4], 49 [plates] pages. This work "formed the basis on which the drill of the Continental Army was prepared." - dust jacket. Armorial bookplate upon front free endpaper, otherwise book clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. View more info

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The Modern Story Book - First Edition To Contain Pinson Illustrations

By: Wadsworth, Wallace

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Rand McNally & Company: 1950

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 136G3477

Condition: Fair


72 pages. Any child who owned this book in the 1950s will surely be delighted to be reunited with it. The Pinson illustrations are marvelous! Features these stories: The Fire Engine that Grew Too Old; The Lazy Automobile; The Sad Little Switch Engine; The Plane That Tried to Fly to the Sun; The Hungry Power Shovel; The Tractor That Took a Holiday; The Motorboat That Went to School. Binding intact. Lacking backstrip. Above-average wear and soiling. Some markings. A worthy copy of this amazing nostalgic work. View more info

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The Coming Battle - A Complete History of the National Banking Money Power in the United States

By: Walbert, M.W.

Price: $3,500.00

Publisher: Chicago, W.B. Conkey Company: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313A1213

Condition: Good


483 pages. "In this volume the author endeavors to give an accurate history of the present National Bank System of currency, including an account of the first United States Bank, - both of which were borrowed from Great Britain by those statesmen who, like the father of Sir Robert Peel, believed that a national debt was the source of prosperity. It is believed that the facts adduced in the following pages will be productive of some good, in pointing out the immense evils lurking in that system of banking, - a system which has produced panics at will, and which is the active abettor of t... View more info

British Columbia Coast Names 1592-1906: To Which Are Added A Few Names in Adjacent United States Territory - Their Origin and History - With Map and Illustrations

By: Walbran, Captain John T.

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Minister of Marine and Fisheries of Canada (For the Geographic Board of Canada): 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64500905

Condition: Fair


546 pages. Black and white frontis of George Vancouver plus twenty black and white photographic reproductions. Author was well-equiped for this work. By disposition a student, he became greatly engrossed in his researches, and secured copies of all the old records of voyages to the coast of British Columbia and knew their contents intimately. His duties in command of the Quadra took him to every portion of the British Columbia coast, including a great many waters that were practically unsurveyed, and so he acquired a thorough knowledge not only of the charts in existence, but also of the u... View more info

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Elementary Geology Applied to Prospecting

By: Walker, John F.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Department of Mines, Province of British Columbia: 1970

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 711G1131

Condition: Good


186 pages. Intended to serve as an introduction to the more comprehensive texts, particularly to those who are interested in the geology of the province of British Columbia. Includes black and white illustrations and large fold-out table for the identification of minerals. A practical work. Unmarked. Moderatae wear. A quality copy. View more info

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American Mercury Magazine, "To Bear Witness To The Truth", December (Dec.) 1961, Volume XCIII No. 454 - The Theatre Is A Weapon of War / Why Johnny Won't Re-Enlist

By: Walker, Lavinia-A.; Marx, Karl T.; Tench, C.V.; Cunningham, Hon. Glenn; Olsson, Norman V.; Goff, Kenneth; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Wichita, Kansas, U.S.A., Defenders of the Faith: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 759H2244

Condition: Good


128 pages. Features: Does it Really Matter What is True?; The Orphaned Beauty - strange story behind the song Silent Night; Why Johnny Won't Re-Enlist - communist strategy includes lowering the morale of U.S. fighting men; Red Fire From the Yellow Dragon - a new world power must be reckoned with since China's Dr. Tsien fled from the U.S.; Everybody Knows That; Floating Ghost Ship - The "Baychimo" used to call on Hudson Bay Company trading posts from her home port of Vancouver, B.C.; The Stomach - Turning Point - who is tampering with the soul of America?; Escape from Torture - how John... View more info

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The Malay Archipelago (Oxford in Asia Hardback Reprints)

By: Wallace, Alfred Russel

Price: $89.95

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1989

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 528A1600

ISBN: 019588955X

Condition: Fair


019588955X 638 pages. Index. "Undoubtedly the classic work on the flora and fauna and peoples of the area which is now called Indonesia." - from back cover. Above-average wear. Front hinge taped. Front flyleaf removed. Usual library markings. Five-panel black and white fold-out map. A worthy reading copy. View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, June 27, 1943 - Russia's Burma Road / The Pentagon - Gigantic Brain Cell of the Army

By: Wallace, Henry A.; James, Edwin L.; Sulzberger, C.L.; Shalett, Sidney; Brandt, Albert A.; Lasch, Robert; Fowler, Burton P.; Pope, Virginia; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The New York Times Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2848

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Cover photo of camouflaged marines crossing rope bridge in South Pacific; Article on freedom of movement for aircraft after the war by Vice-President Wallace; Russia's 'Burma Road' Through Iran - article and six photos; Needed - One American Peace Plan; Moscow Learns to Relax Again - The heart of fighting Russia beats calmly now and nerves are less tense as victory looms ahead; The Pentagon - illustrated article on this maze of corridors, courts, ramps and roads; Runner Gunder Haegg - A Modern Hermes From Sweden; Chicago Isn't So Sure - The city's isolationist spirit has c... View more info

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Republic of Canada : Why Canada Needs to Become a Republic Now!

By: Wallace, William Ken (Signed)

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 767C6860

ISBN: 1895332311

Condition: Very Good


1895332311 157 pages. Author's signature and inscription upon title page. "Dispels many of the myths regarding the Canadian parliamentary system of government and its socialist philosophies inherited from Britain. It describes the inherent flaws in the way this country has been run over the last two centuries, and shows how former BC Premier Dave Barrett's greatest achievement was to prove that Marxist-Socialism does not work." - from back cover. View more info

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Forward March - Folio No. 1 (One): A Collection of the World's Best Marches, Adaptable for Theatre Pianist or Organist for School Drills, Lodge Work and Home

By: Walter, Herbert; Rosey, George; Lincke, Paul; Leipziger, Mark; Recker, Robert; Tyers, Will H.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, Edward B. Marks Music: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 812G4594

Condition: Fair


48 pages. Appears to be circa 1920. Includes piano sheet music for these marches: A Breezy Corner; Anniversary March; Folies Bergere; Gainsborough March; Gallant Knights; Hail to the Bride; Honeymoon March; Kwang Hsu; Laughing Cavalier; March of the Siamese; Our Soldier Boys; Police Parade; Troppers Review. Above-average wear to covers which are free of textblock. First page almost loose. A worthy vintage copy of this foot-tapping compilation. View more info

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The Art of Furniture - 5000 (Five Thousand) Years of Furniture and Interiors

By: Wanscher, Ole

Price: $249.95

Publisher: USA, Reinhold Publishing Corporation: 1967

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 548G3090

Condition: Good


420 pages. Bibliography. Index of names and places. List of measurements of outstanding furniture pieces. Profusely illustrated with 12 full colour plates and over 300 photographs - including 100 scale drawings. "Covers in detail almost 5000 years of the history of furniture and its significance in daily life in both the noble home and the dwelling of the average citizen of yesterday and today as well as its important role in ecclesiastical ritual." - from dust jacket. Originally printed in Danish in 1966. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding sound. Chips and openings to top o... View more info

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Federal Reserve System, Its Origin and Growth. Reflections and Recollections (2 volumes)

By: Warburg, Paul M.

Price: $7,500.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 169H4385

ISBN: B00CJEHYKE

Condition: Good


B00CJEHYKE xx,853,viii,899 pages. Index in each volume. First printing. Reflections and recollections of Paul Warburg [1868 - 1932], considered by many to have been the main driver behind the establishment of the Federal Reserve System in 1913. Warburg was reluctant to publish this work until, in the autumn of 1928, "I became convinced that the Federal Reserve System had entered upon a gravely critical period in its career, and that for the discussion about to ensue it was highly important that certain vital facts in the origin and growth of the System be adequately understood." - viii [v1... View more info