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Girl Scouts of the United States of America [New York]. 1943 [October]. (1943). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 365pp. 8vo. Green boards with both covers illustrated with a wrap-around sketch showing a landscape & 3 Girl Scouts walking therein on the front cover. Green endpapers. Covers & text illustrations by Catherine C. Lewis. Front hinge starting, but holding well; spine extremes rubbed with a bruise at the bottom; corners rubbed & bumped; 1' tear in the paper covering on the right side of the spine; minor spotting on spine & cover o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 2.50 USD
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2 Atherton, Gertrude. THE CONQUEROR: Being the True and Romantic Story of Alexander Hamilton.
Macmillan Co. [New York]. 1902. (1902). Hard Cover Signed
4th printing. 546 + [4, ads]pp. sm8vo. Maroon ribbed cloth with large, very ornate gilt designs at the top & bottom of the front cover signed by 'ws'; white lettering on cover & spine which also has a small ornate design & 7 rulings in gilt. TEG & bottom edges uncut. Story of Alexander Hamilton. Lightly shaken with tight hinges, back cover has faint spotting, scattered minor signs of wear, wear to the 'C' & 'G' on the front cover, but otherwise the cover & spine are bright. No dustjacket. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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3 Boy Scouts of America. EXPLORER MANUAL. 1950.
Boy Scouts of America [New York]. 1950 {November}. (1950). Soft Cover 
2nd edition, 2nd printing. 380pp. 16mo. Dark green wraps with the title & an illustration of a mountain scene with a tree in the foreground in light green. Edited by Ted S. Holstein. This edition was enlarged & revised to include the changes in the Explorer program & badges which became effective September 1, 1949. Catalog No. 3506. A few minor edge rubs o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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4 Hill, Henry Chase & Will H. Johnston. THE NEW WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGE.
John C. Winston Co. [Philadelphia]. No date. (1929, 1930.). Hard Cover 
600pp. sm4to. Blue cloth with the front cover giltstamped with a large illustration of Mercury holding a ship in one hand & an electrical tower in the other; large illustrations of a monoplane behind Mercury & the globe beneath one of his feet in dark blue. Cover & spine are gilt-lettering with the spine also having black lettering. Compiled & arranged by Henry Chase Hill. Edited & revised by Will H. Johnston. Color frontispiece & 700 b/w photos & drawings. Indexed. Subtitled: 'The Marvels of Modern Industry and Invention, The Interesting Stories of Common Things, The Mysterious Processes of Nature Simply Explained'. Covers everything from radios to sausages & chewing gum - and beyond - with many photos of life in the 1920s. Shaken (but tight with good hinges), gilt & black lettering on spine very dull o/w Good, i.e. obvious signs of use with no major defect. No dustjacket. This book will require extra postage for Priority Mail shipping. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Henry Altemus Co. [Philadelphia]. No date. (1900). Hard Cover 
Later printing. 184 + [12, ads]pp. 16mo. Gray cloth illustrated in dark blue with a sailor & a battleship against a yellow background within a frame at the top of the cover. Spine illustrated with a large flower & leaves in dark blue. Cover & spine lettered in silver. All edges a faded green. Endpapers decorated in green with flowers, birds & a child reading in front of an 'A', all within an ornate border. The tile page lettered in red & decorated in green with various floral & foliage themes. 86 b/w illustrations. Part of the Altemus' Young People's Library series. Covers & spine show a little wear & scattered, very light soiling; spine extremes rubbed & bruised, front flyleaf missing, o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. See PHOTO. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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