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1 Brooks, John. TELEPHONE: The First Hundred Years.
Harper & Row [New York]. (1976). Book Club edition. 0060105402 / 9780060105402 Hard Cover 
369pp. Tall 8vo. Medium brown cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Tan endpapers with brown flecking. Frontispiece & 32 other plates with 65 b/w photo illustrations. Notes & index. Fine (No defects)/ DJ (1' tear in the middle of the left side of the spine repaired on the outside with a 1 1/2' x 7/8' area of cellotape reaching about halfway across the spine with the remainder on the back cover o/w Very Good, i.e. shows signs of careful use with no significant defects). ISBN 0060105402. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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2 Conn, Charles Paul. THE POSSIBLE DREAM: A Candid Look At Amway.
Fleming H. Revell Co. [Old Tappan, NJ]. 1977. (1977). 0800708571 / 9780800708573 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition. 174pp. Tall 8vo. 1/4 black cloth & dark gray tweed cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Black endpapers. 16 b/w plates with 26 photo-illustrations. Previous owner's signature on short-title page o/w As New (Pristine)/ DJ (1/8' edge tear on the bottom of the front, 1/4' tear in the upper left corner of the back cover o/w Very Good, i.e. shows signs of careful use with no significant defects). ISBN 0800708571. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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3 Cousins, Geoffrey E. A FAMILY OF SPIRIT: William Teacher And His Descendants in the Scotch Whisky Trade, 1830-1975.
William Teacher & Sons Ltd. [Glasgow]. 1975. (1975). First Edition Hard Cover Signed
1st edition. 174pp. 8vo. Green cloth with the front cover decorated with the Teacher's logo in dark blue & gilt. Spine bears the title in gilt with a red panel. Map front endpapers, text on back endpapers. Illustrated with 20 b/w plates. Signed by author. A prior owner's name in ink on the front free endpaper, some scattered light wear to covers o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket if issued. see PHOTO. 
Price: 97.50 USD
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Harry R. Dubbs Advertising Specialities [Allentown, PA]. 
Slug end holds a pencil, and the shell end a capped eraser. Nickelplated brass slug. Shell is goldtoned brass. 'Harry R. Dubbs/ Advertising Specialties/ Signs - Displays/ 1020 Hamilton Street, Allentown, Pa./ Phone 2-7298/ Pat. Pending'. 2 3/4' l. The small size suggests this may have been only a sample of a larger pencil. Harry Russell Dubbs (1897 - 1976) founded The Dubbs Co. in 1919. He sold advertising specialty & also published postcards for businesses. Some wear to goldtone o/w Fine. See PHOTO. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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5 Dyer, Davis & David B. Sicilia. LABORS OF A MODERN HERCULES: Evolution Of A Chemical Company.
Harvard Business School Press [Boston]. 1990. (1990). 0875842275 / 9780875842271 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing. 528pp. + colophon. Tall 8vo. Black cloth with gilt-lettered spine. 42 b/w photo plates. Glossary (Technical Terms), Note On Sources, Index & Appendices (Oral History Interviews, Directors of Hercules 1912-1990). A history of the Hercules Chemical Co. As New (Pristine)/ DJ (Fine, i.e. no defects). NOTE: This book will require extra postage for Priority Mail shipping. 0875842275. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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6 Edwards, Richard H. Jr. TALES OF THE OBSERVER.
Jordan Marsh Co. [Boston]. No date. (1950). Hard Cover 
116pp. 8vo. Blue cloth with gilt-lettered front cover & spine. An informal history of the Jordan Marsh stores 1851 - 1951 written by a former Vice President for Sales, Promotion & Publicity. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No Glassine wrapper. 
Price: 1.00 USD
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Carlisle Deposit Bank & Trust Co. [Carlisle, PA]. 1946. Hard Cover 
47pp. Tall 8vo. 1/4 blue leatherette & cream boards with a photo-illustration of the bank in an impressed square. Frontispiece sketch of the bank in b/w, 7 plates on coated paper with 13 photo-illustrations of successive presidents & other officers, then current bank directors & employees, & interior views of the bank. 5 b/w cuts & 4 facsimiles of bank checks. A history of the bank (now defunct) from 1846 to 1946. A previous owner's signature on the front endpaper, gutter of the back hinge has a puncture, back cover has two bumps on the bottom edge o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Houghton Mifflin Co. [Boston]. 1973. (1973). 0395172063 / 9780395172063 First Edition Hard Cover Signed
1st edition, 1st printing. 334pp. Tall 8vo. Dark gray cloth with the title in gilt within a rectangular panel ruled in fluorescent red; 'JKG' in gilt just below panel. Spine lettered in gilt with pairs of fluorescent red rulings flanking the title. SIGNED by the author on the front of the blank leaf preceding the title page in green felt-tip pen. Generic, unmarked library pocket on the back endpaper (but no other indications of library ownership or use) o/w Fine (No defects)/ DJ (Fine). ISBN 0395172063. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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9 Ginzberg, Eli & George Vojta. BEYOND HUMAN SCALE: The Large Corporation at Risk.
Basic Books Inc. [New York]. 1987. (1985). 0465006590 / 9780465006595 Soft Cover 
242pp. 8vo. Glossy wraps. Edges of the back of both covers & the front free endpaper are lightly tanned o/w Fine (No defects). ISBN 0465006590. See PHOTO. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Communications Department, Nabisco Foods [Est Hanover, NJ]. No date. (1981). Soft Cover 
48pp. Tall 8vo. Stapled embossed cream colored wraps. Issued by Nabisco Brands to welcome the members of the Nabisco and Standard Brands families into the new family of Nabisco Brands. Very faint tanning around cover edges, a little aggravation around one of the staples o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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11 Terkel, Studs. WORKING: People Talk About What They Do all Day & How They Feel About What They Do.
Pantheon Books [New York]. (1974). Book Club Edition. Hard Cover 
589pp. Tall 8vo. Oatmeal (off-white with flecks of brown) cloth with dark blue lettering on front cover & spine. Uncut pages. Blue endpapers with job titles in white lettering. Fine (No defects)/ DJ (3/8' edge tear on the bottom of the front & a 1/4' edge tear on the bottom of the back, spine extremes worn with edge creases & tiny tears, & very faint coffee stain on the front bleeding through from the inside of the jacket). 
Price: 4.00 USD
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12 Williamson, Harold F., Et al. THE AMERICAN PETROLEUM INDUSTRY. [2 Volume Set].
Northwestern University Press. [Evanston, IL]. 1959 & 1963. First Edition Hard Cover 
1st printings. Tall 8vo. Black cloth with the front covers & spines gilt-illustrated with one (on Volume 1) or two (on Volume 2) small oil derricks on top of a long band of substrata contained in a blindstamped panel. VOLUME 1: The Age of Illumination 1859 - 1899 authored by Williamson & Arnold R. Daum. 864pp., 25 figures, 14 charts, 22 maps, 55 tables & index. Fine (No defects)/ DJ (Spine extremes worn with some edge chips & tears; 1/2' & 1/4' edge tears on front bottom & a 1/4' edge tear on the back bottom; top of back edge has wear, a 1/4' tear & a small chip o/w Good, i.e. obvious signs of use with no abuse or major defects). VOLUME 2: The Age of Energy 1899 - 1959. Authored by Williamson, Daum, Ralph L. Andreano, & Gilbert C. Klose. 928pp., 24 figures, 154 charts & index. ERRATA notice pasted down on the front free endpaper. Fine (No defects)/ DJ (a 4 1/2' diagonal tear starting from 1' left of the top right corner & moving to the center of the back; many creases between this tear & the left side of the back; cellotape repair on the face of most of the left side of the spine; 3/8' & 3/4' edge tears on the top of the front o/w Good). Extra postage will be required for shipping via Priority Mail. 
Price: 27.50 USD
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