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Episodes of Personal Adventure in Field Flood and Forest

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son: 1880

Seller ID: 2005

Condition: Good


256pp Illustrated frontispiece & title page. Yellow front free endpaper is missing. Some foxing to the text. Front cover rubbed through on all extremities. Bottom of spine is split in the cloth itself, doesn't extend to text. 5cm. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Rarebit: Nineteen Hundred and Twenty-Five

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Glencoe, The Students of Oldfield School: 1925

Seller ID: 004228

Condition: Very Good


68pp. + 13pp. ads, including a beautiful ad in printed color for The Read-Taylor Company of Baltimore. Illustrated. A great yearbook showing life in an elite prep school for girls which has graduated the likes of various Du Ponts and royalty. Also shows the ladies either wearing the typical flapper style or some of the specially made illustrations for the book depict them (or favorite being the flapper blowing bubbles where the bubbles spell out "Votes for Women."... View more info

The 1979 Maroon Fordham University, Vol. 63

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Fordham University: 1979

Seller ID: 006200

Condition: Very Good


368pp. Illustrated. Corners gently bumped and rubbed at the extremities but not rubbed through. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

A Dictionary of the English Language Designed for Use in Common Schools

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, American Book Co.: 1892

Seller ID: 008800

Condition: Good


422pp. + endpaper ads. Printed in double columns. Illustrated in text. Corners bumped and rubbed through, spine ends rubbed through. Appears to be lacking the front free endpaper. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Student Handbook Oswego 1972-1973

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oswego, Student Association and The Third Curriculum: 1972

Seller ID: 008807

Condition: Very Good


120pp. Some interesting inclusions in the rules for students including a statement on drug use, par for the course during the time period and now considered standard. Uncommon. Back cover torn with attendant creasing at the bottom edge. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Vocationist: A Practical Magazine Devoted to Education, Particularly Mechanic Arts, Agriculture and Home-Making, Vol. 1, No. 1 December 1912

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oswego, State Normal and Training School: 1912

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009031

Condition: Good


26pp. + 10pp. ads. Illustrated, the most interesting of which is the group photo of the snow-shoe club at what is now SUNY Oswego. Wraps worn and tape repaired at the edges. Includes information on advertising rates laid in. According to these materials, only 2500 copies of this first issue were distributed. Ownership inscription on the front wrap. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Glimpses of Brown University

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Providence, E.A. Johnson & Co.: 1912

Edition: Probable 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 009262

Condition: Near Fine


Unpaginated (16pp., not counting the verso of the wraps). Illustrated with b+w photographic scenes around the university at the time. A couple of faint smudges to the back wrap. The original mailer, postmarked 1912, folded and laid in with a couple of cartoonish doodles on the front of the same. The OCLC locates only two copies of this piece: one of course at Brown. Neither mention having the original mailer. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The St. Paul's School Record for the Year 1924

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Concord, Evans Printing Co.: 1924

Seller ID: 009265

Condition: Very Good


155pp. Original stapled wraps. The rest of the title reads, "Containing a List of the Officers and Members of the Clubs and Societies of St. Paul's School, Concord, N.H., Together with the Corporation and List of the School." Interesting ephemera from one of the important prep schools of our nation: alumni include Vanderbilts, a Kennedy, Garry Trudeau, Judd Nelson, J.P. Morgan Jr., John Kerry, William Randolph Hearst, John Jacob Astor IV and many others. Scarce. ... View more info

The Ten-Year Book of the Cornell University 1868-1878

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Ithaca, B. Hermon Smith: 1878

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009360

Condition: Very Good


169pp. Original burnt orange cloth stamped in black and gilt. Quite scarce. A listing of the Cornell University alumni from this 10 year span. Corners rubbed, bottom corners rubbed through at the tips. The joints are torn near the head of the spine with a bump to the top edge of the back cover. Scuff mark to the front board. The OCLC locates no copies in university holdings, including Cornell University. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Ten-Year Book of Cornell University IV, 1868-1908

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University: 1908

Seller ID: 009363

Condition: Good


793pp. Original brown cloth, spine lettering stamped in gilt, rule stamped in blind. Corners bumped, hinges cracked. A listing of the alumni during these years, with locations and professions listed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Cornellian '91, Proof Copy

By: N/A

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University: 1891

Seller ID: 010129

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated. Original two-tone cloth (pebbled black and maroon) stamped in gilt. Illustrated advertisements. Proof copy with all of the text including the advertisements, but not including the student portraits and information. Quite scarce as a proof copy. Cornell University does not have one of these. The ads include a delightful one for Bausch & Lomb microscopes and E.W. Mark Mingo collars. Ownership inscription of E.M. White on the verso of the front free endpaper. S... View more info

Syracuse University Bulletin Pictorial Issue, Vol. 69, No. 12

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Syracuse, Syracuse University: 1940

Seller ID: 011774

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (32pp.). Illustrated with b+w scenes of campus life. Creases to the wraps. No previous ownership inscriptions. Original response post cards still affixed. A nice copy of an admissions department brochure. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Indicator, Vol. I, No. 2, April 1911

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fayetteville, NY, Fayetteville High School: 1911

Seller ID: 011795

Condition: Good


24pp. Illustrated, including some illustrated local ads. Nice b+w photo of the 1910-1911 basketball team (all five of them). Staples rusted, text and wraps discolored at the same. Foxed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Eastwood High School Commencement Exercises, Class of 1931

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Syracuse, Self Published: 1931

Seller ID: 011797

Condition: Very Good


3pp. Typical commencement program. The address was given by Dr. William H. Powers, Dean of the Chapel at Syracuse University. Includes a list of those graduating with honors. Browned. Creased horizontally. One corner chipped, at the base of the spine. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Syracuse University Sixty-First Annual Commencement, Archbold Gymnasium, Monday June 6, 1932 10:00 A.M.

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Syracuse, Syracuse University: 1932

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 016593

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (16pp.). Printed 12mo. sheet giving the Great Britain, USA and International Anthems laid in. Includes an Order of Exercises with lists of graduates by college. The speaker for the commencement was R.B. Bennett, Premier of Canada. Minor creasing. Overall quite a clean copy with minor creasing and scuffs to the back cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Bulletin of Syracuse University (Vol. XXI, No. 10), College of Applied Science, 1920-1921

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Syracuse, Syracuse University: 1921

Seller ID: 016594

Condition: Good


28pp. Wraps and text browned. Bottom corner of the front wrap chipped. The catalog for this college at Syracuse University. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The University of the State of New York Handbook 3: Examinations 1915

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Albany, The University of the State of New York: 1915

Seller ID: 017104

Condition: Near Fine


73pp. Charts. Minor chip from the heel of the spine. Faint uneven browning. A scarce booklet; a search of the OCLC Worldcat reveals that there are NO copies in university holdings. Size: 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall View more info

Cornell Songs

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Hinds, Hayden & Eldredge: 1915

Seller ID: 018923

Condition: Very Good


106pp. Original red cloth stamped in black with a b+w pictorial pasteon to the front board. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Twenty-Third Annual Report of the Superintendent of Public Instruction of the State of New York

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Albany, Jerome B. Parmenter: 1877

Seller ID: 019010

Condition: Very Good


451pp. Original green boards with spine lettering stamped in gilt. Bottom corners bumped. Corners rubbed through at the tips. Endpapers and pastedowns foxed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Cornell University Register, 1885-86

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: 1885

Seller ID: 009722

Condition: Fair


192pp. Front cover detached but present, with the ownership inscription, "David F. Hoy, Class of '87." Hoy became a booster of baseball at Cornell University and the school's "Hoy Field" is named after him. He is listed as graduating in 1891 but perhaps this was wishful thinking on his part at the time. One paragraph clipped from a leaf of the text block. Corners creased and torn with some staining to the back wrap. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info