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The Temperance Movement: Or, The Conflict Between Man and Alcohol.

By: Blair, Henry William.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, The William E. Smythe Co.: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1513


583 pp., frontis port.; 8vo; full calf; gilt stamped red & black leather spine labels; folding colored map of New York from the Battery to Central Park showing the Location of all Drinking Places; diagrams; 4 anatomical colored plates showing medical condition of kidneys, liver, stomach, etc.; many full page portraits of movement figures, etc.; front pastedown with bookplate of noted collector of books on food & drink, Marcus Crahan. View more info

The Floriau Claim.

By: Boyd, R. W., et al.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: [Washington], [c.1852]

Seller ID: 1230


[1] title,15 pp.; original sheets; bound with cloth tape into later stiff gray card boards with red cloth back.Surveyor General Boyd, reports his opinion as to the extent of the claim of C. J. B. Floriau claim in the South Eastern Land District of Louisiana, as made by A. F. Rightor, in 1839. Traces the claim to its origins in 1755 and subsequent grant in 1763 and discusses relevant legal aspects of the land grant vis a vis the Treaty of Fountainebleau, the cessa... View more info

U. S. Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region: Contibutions to North American Ethnology, Volume VI; The Cegiha Language. Contributions to North American Ethnology Volume VI.

By: Dorsey, James Owen (John Wesley Powell in charge).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, GPO: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1527


794 pp.; 4to; cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Moderate rubbing & bumping at edges; front hinge repaired. View more info

HERE IS ALASKA.

By: Stefansson, Evelyn.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner's: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 93


Small 4to. 154pp. Blue cloth lettered in white. Numerous black and white photo's by Frederick Machetanz and others. Near Fine View more info

Minding the Customer. A View of Customer Service and Quality. A Speech Delivered to SNCF on October 13, 1989.

By: [Stanley Marcus].

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dallas Fort Worth, AMR Information Serv.: 1990

Seller ID: 1636


19 & 21 pp.; 9" x 6"; 2 volumes, one text in English, one in French; bound in a continuous, printed blue stapled wrapper in opposition, with a common back cover. Forward by David Farmer, DeGolyer Library. Introduction by Jean-Marie Metzler, SNCF [Societe Nationale de Chemins de Fer Francais]. View more info