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American Monorail Overhead Conveying Systems. Catalog B

By: American MonoRail Company

Price: $64.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The American MonoRail Company: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003468

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


192 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated catalogue. Textured black leatherette with gilt. Bottom front corner is rubbed, bottom inch of spine is missing, some wear at spine tip as well. Interior clean and unmarked, first few pages at front and rear have a little foxing, otherwise very nice. Scarce. ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Studies in International Labour Migration

By: Bohning, W. R.

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002845

ISBN: 0312770928

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


xviii + 318 pp. Index, notes, bibliography. Dark blue cloth with gilt to front cover and spine is clean and bright, protected in mylar cover, a few small dents to the back cover. Interior first fly has old price sticker scar, otherwise clean and tight. nice copy, hard to find.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Medieval Southwark

By: Carlin, Martha

Price: $185.00

Publisher: London, The Hambledon Press: 1995

Seller ID: 5687

ISBN: 1852851163

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


+ (24) 351 pages +(1) contains maps, notes, plate, tables, appendices, bibliography and index, blue cloth covers with gold and silver lettering on spine, very minor wear to head, tail and corners, ex-library with usual markings including removed spine sticker and sticker on back endpaper, otherwise pages clear and unmarked ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 351 pages View more info

Empire in Wood. A History of the Carpenters' Union

By: Christie, Robert A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell Univ Pr: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002988

Condition: Good


xvii + 356 pp. Bibliography, index. One figure. Blue paper soft covers are clean, bit worn, spine sunned. Interior has signature of Gerald N. Grob, presumably the historian, professor and writer, but is otherwise clean.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Trade and Traders in Muslim Spain The Commercial Realignment of the Iberian Peninsula, 900-1500

By: Constable, Olivia Remie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 5736

ISBN: 0521430755

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


+ (26) 320 pages +(6) Contains plates, maps, illustrations, bibliography and index, black covers with gold lettering on spine, minor wear to head tail corners and bottom of spine, ex-library with usual markings including removed spine sticker and sticker on back endpaper, otherwise pages clear and unmarked ; Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Fourth Series; Ex-Library; Vol. 24; 8.60 X 5.70 X 1.30 inches; 320 pages View more info

How's Business? Industrial Control By Graphs

By: De Leeuw, A.L.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Codex Book Company: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000487

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


205 pp + ads + xix. 64 charts & diagrams. This extremely scarce book by De leeuw, a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, attempts to coordinate production, selling and management through the use of graphs and charts in order to maximize profit. Dark red cloth cover, gilt spine a little faded, otherwise very good.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Managing Organizational Change in Transition Economies (Organization and Management Series)

By: Denison, DAniel R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Mahwah, New Jersey, Lawrence Erlbaum Assoc Inc: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001303

ISBN: 0805836187

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


ix + 563 pp. Index. The William Davidson Institute. A scholarly group of papers examining the changes that have been occuring in companies and organizations in different countries during the recent transition from controlled to market economies. Glossy blue,black and white hard cover shows minimal shelf wear, some residue from an old price sticker, back cover has a few scratches. Slightest dust on fore-edge, interior first fly small mark, otherwise crisp and fresh, ap... View more info

The Steel Workers

By: Fitch, John A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Charities Publication Committee: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003258

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


xiii + 380 pp. Index. Illustrated with frontis plate, maps, tables, illustrations. Title page says 1910, copyright page says 1911. Original olive drab green cloth boards with gilt have some general wear, spine tips bit rubbed, interior hinges cracking, spine has old white label remains, institutional ownership stamp to fore-edge. Part of the Pittsburgh Survey. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Bread and Democracy in Germany

By: Gerschenkron, Alexander (Shura)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berkeley And Los Angeles, University of California: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5811

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


[x] + 238 pp. Index, publications used. Illustrated with 2 text maps and folding graph. Oxblood cloth covers with gilt to spine are clean, just a bit of wear at corners and spine tips. Pencil erasure on first free endpaper, otherwise clean and unmarked, firmly bound. A nice copy. This is the first edition of this famous work. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238 pages View more info

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Women Assemble Women Workers and the New Industries in Interwar Britain

By: Glucksmann, Miriam

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London & New York, Routledge: 1990

Seller ID: 5833

ISBN: 0415031966

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


X + 325 pp. Index , notes, references. Illustrated with figures. Pink and brown glossy dust jacket is clean, just a bit of shelf wear, interior clean and unmarked. Card enclosed "with the compliments of the author." ; 336 pages View more info

The Interpretation of Financial Statements

By: Graham, Benjamin & Meredith, Spencer B.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1954

Seller ID: 000653

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


viii + 122 pp. Dated 1937 B-D (February 1954) With the collaboration of Harold T. Johnson, Birl E. Shultz, Albert P. Squier, Belmont Tobin, Eric C. Vance of the New York Stock Exchange Institute. The classic on how to read a balance sheet, still in print. Graham was also the co-author of the Wall Street bible, "Security Analysis." Scarce early edition in dark green cloth with the Harper torch on the fc, spine tips chipped, corners a bit bumped and rubbed. Min... View more info

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Before Command An Economic History of Russia from Emancipation to the First Five-Year Plan

By: Gregory, Paul R.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 5825

ISBN: 0691042659

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Viii + 188 pp. Notes, index. Illustrated with tables. Glossy red, black and white dust jacket is clean and nice, book has some shelf dust at top edge, otherwise clean and crisp. Good copy. ; 9.50 X 6.10 X 1 inches; 200 pages View more info

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Capital and Population: A Study of the Economic Effects of Their Relations to Each Other.

By: Hawley, Frederick B.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5846

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


[v] + 267 pp + ads. 1st Edition . Dark red cloth covers with black horizontal ruling, gilt to the spine. Spine head and tail are chipped and worn, library #s on spine and some wear/scarring around them, board corners bit rubbed and worn. Interior end papers have a donation card and university library plate, first free end paper has signature of A. G. Boynton, the editor of the Detroit Free Press, normal library markings including pocket, otherwise clean and unmarked. Haw... View more info

History of Socialism. Year Book 1968

By: Helesic, F

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Prague, The Institute of the History of Socialism: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002527

Condition: Fair


272 pages. Published by the Czech Institute of the History of Socialism, looks primarily at Czechoslovakia, its labor movements, with special emphasis on the post-World War II period. Very scarce -- World Cat shows only 1 copy in libraries world wide. Essays are written in various western languages, including English, German, French, etc. Original brown paper wraps are worn and curled at the edges, spine backstrip very chiped. Interior paper is browned and crisping, ... View more info

Microeconomic Reform in Britain: Delivering Opportunities for All HM Treasury

By: Her Majesty's Treasury; Balls, Ed, Editor & Grice, Joe & O'Donnell, Gus

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, Palgrave Macmillan: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002373

ISBN: 1403912491

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


xiv + 438 pp. Notes, bibliography, index, glossary. Illus with tables and figures. The book describes the Government's programme of microeconomic policy reforms to achieve its objectives of closing the producitivity gap, tackling child and penshioner poverty, achieving full employment, and protecting the environment. It also presents an assessment of the role and limits of markets, the new regional policy, and a detailed account of the reform of public service deliver... View more info

Aspects of Athenian Society in the fourth century B.C A historical introduction to and commentary on the paragraphe-speeches and the speech Against ... LVI) (Odense University classical studies)

By: Isager, Signe; Hansen, Mogens Herman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Odense, Denmark, Odense Universitetsforlag: 1975

Seller ID: 8351

ISBN: 8774921290

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


270pp. Book has brown paper cover with black text on the covers and spine, illustration on front cover. Owners name on the inside of front cover. Creasing on spine, corners are slightly bent, slight marks on covers. Very slight marginalia, otherwise text is clear and unmarked. ; Odense University Classical Studies; Vol. 5; 270 pages View more info

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British Wool & Textile Indstry

By: Jenkins, D. T. and Ponting, K. G.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Scolar Press: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 5810

ISBN: 085967729x

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Xii + 389 pp. Index, glossary, bibliography, notes. Illustrated with tables. Glossy periwinkle blue dust jacket with white is clean and bright, just a hint of shelf wear. Interior clean and tight, paper a little creamy, otherwise nearly as new. Good copy. This is the 1987 reprint of the 1982 first, with a revised index. ; Pasold Studies in Textile History; Vol. 3; 8.50 X 5.50 X 1.30 inches; 389 pages View more info

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People and Property

By: Jennings, Edwin Bloom

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, The Abbey Press: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5847

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


109 pp + ads. Frontis plate of Jennings. Title page in red and black. Small octavo. Cream cloth covers with front pastedown are age darkened, scar from library sticker to bottom front, library marks on spine. Interior has normal library marks including removed pocket, otherwise clean and unmarked. A quite scarce little volume, the author was an engineer who became a noted speaker on Trusts and was very active in the anti-Trust movement. This is his first book. ; Ex-Libra... View more info

Economic Growth, Energy Consumption & Co2 Emissions in Sweden 1800-2000

By: Kander, Astrid

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Almquiest & Wiksell Intl: 2002

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5741

ISBN: 9122019731

Condition: Very Good


285 pp. Illustrated with charts and graphs. Gift inscription from the author to a mento on inside front cover. Glossy white and red paper covers are clean, just a hint of wear, interior clean and fresh. Nice copy. ; Lund Studies in Economic History, 19; 8.75 X 6.25 X 0.75 inches; 285 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Basic Features of Postcommunist Capitalism in Eastern Europe: Firms in Hungary, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia

By: King, Lawrence P.

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Praeger Pub Text: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002649

ISBN: 0275968391

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


x + 150 pp. Index. Illus tables. Oxblood cloth cover with gilt is clean and bright, smallest bit of shelf wear, interior first fly has small mark, otherwise clean and crips.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info