We are a used and rare bookshop open seven days a week.

                    Serving Akron Bibliophiles for over 60 years.

                    Akron, Ohio

                   330.865.5831


Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

 - 608 items found in your search

Click on Title to view full description

 
61 EDISON INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY. Greenfield, Michigan
EDISON INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY. Greenfield, Michigan, The Early-American Village. Menlo Park Industrial Museum, no date. 45p, cloth, illus., vg+ in glassene wrap. Edison postcards laid-in. 
Price: 49.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
62 EDISON PHONOGRAPH MONTHLY
EDISON PHONOGRAPH MONTHLY. Louisville, KY: Pennant Litho. Inc., 1976-1989. 14 volumes, cloth, illustrated, vg. A facsimile of the original magazine published in orange, NJ by The National Phonograph Co., 1903-1916. News sheet promoting Thomas A. Edison's phonographs and phonograph records with lists of forthcoming recordings. Contains ads. This is set number 130, signed by the reprint's editor, Wendell Moore. 
Price: 295.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
63 EDISON PIONEERS. Constitution and By-Laws. Founded January 24, 1918
1926 EDISON PIONEERS. Constitution and By-Laws. Founded January 24, 1918. (No place: Edison Pioneers,) 1926. 65p., cloth, 6 3/4" x 4 3/4", illus, text lightly foxed, very good. Hand book of an organization for men who were associated with Thomas Edison prior to and including the year 1885. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
64 EDISON RECORDS
1911 EDISON RECORDS, Containing Edison Grand Opera Records, Amberol and Standard Records issues in the United States up to and Including 1911. Orange, NJ: National Phonograph Co., (1911). 144p., illus wrappers, covers soiled, good. Also lists British Amberol records and Amberol instrumental records issued in other countries. 
Price: 27.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
65 EDISON SCIENCE YOUTH DAY, Birmingham, Alabama February 11, 1960
1960 EDISON SCIENCE YOUTH DAY, Birmingham, Alabama, February 11, 1960. No place or publisher, 1960. 45p, 10" X 7", boards, illus., nameplate, vg. Published for the Fourth International Edison Birthday Celebration, commemorating the 113th anniversary of Thomas Alva Edison's birth, as Science Youth Day. 
Price: 17.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
66 EDISONIA: A Brief History of the Early Edison Electric Lighting
1904 "EDISONIA": A Brief History of the Early Edison Electric Lighting System. New York: Association of Edison Illuminating Companies, 1904. 211p., cloth, illus (1 folded), spine edges worn, corners rubbed, bookplate, ownership stamp, paper label chipped, faded, illegible, text lightly soiled, good. A series of views and descriptions of the valuable collection of "Edisonia" (electrical equipment) exhibited at the Palace of Electricity, Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, Missouri, 1904. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
67 EXPOSITION HISTORIQUE DE L'AERONAUTIQUE...PAPIERS PEINTS DE L'EPOQUE
EXPOSITION HISTORIQUE DE L'AERONAUTIQUE...PAPIERS PEINTS DE L'EPOQUE. Paris: Ville de Paris, Musee Galliera, 1934. 60p, paper wraps, illus. (plates), covers lightly soiled & worn, good. Many references to Joseph Montgolfier. Sub-titled 150th Anniversaire de la Conquete de L'air. Lists over 500 items from various collections. A high gloss printing in black & white of early balloon prints followed by 16p ads. 
Price: 65.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
68 EXTRACTS FROM THE AMERICAN SLAVE CODE
EXTRACTS FROM THE AMERICAN SLAVE CODE. (Salem, OH: The Anti-Slavery Bugle, no date, c1830). 4p., self-wrappers, light browning of paper, very good. "No. 1". Second Edition. Selection of statutes of the slave states and of the United States regarding slavery. $95.00. 
Price: 95.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
69 FARMERS POCKET COMPANION FOR 1892
1892 FARMERS POCKET COMPANION FOR 1892. Akron, OH: J.F. Seiberling & Co., 1892. 48p., illustrated wrappers, illus., covers soiled with wear to edges, good. Illustrated with great woodcuts of farm machinery and a view of the factory, Seiberling's Improved Empire Mower. There are also pages for each month of the year, and useful general information for farmers. John F. Seiberling (1834-1903) was involved with the Excelsior Mower & Reaper Co. from 1861 to 1869 when he organized the Empire Mower and Reaper Co. which became one of Akron's leading industries. 
Price: 65.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
FIFTY GOLDEN YEARS OF ACHIEVEMENT
70 FIFTY GOLDEN YEARS OF ACHIEVEMENT
1925 FIFTY GOLDEN YEARS OF ACHIEVEMENT. (Buffalo, NY: J.W. Clement Co., 1925). 22 leaves, 10" x 8", decorated boards, illus, very good. A celebration of 50 years (1875-1925) of Larkin Co., maker of pure foods, perfumes, toilet articles, soaps, laundry and cleaning supplies, paints, etc. Located in Buffalo, NY, with branches in Peoria and Chicago, Illinois. 
Price: 47.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
71 FIRE INSURANCE MAPS IN THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS. Plans of North
1981 FIRE INSURANCE MAPS IN THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS. Plans of North American Cities and Towns PRoduced by the Sanborn Map Company. A Checklist Compiled by the Reference and Bibliography Section, Geography and Map Division. Washington: Library of Congress, 1981. 773p, 10 1/2" X 7 3/4", cloth, illustrations (some in color), vg. First Edition. Contains a history of the Sanborn Map Co., a list of maps by state and city, with indexes to towns, cities and counties. 
Price: 95.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
72 FOURTEENTH ANNIVERSARY BANQUET AND DANCE GIVEN BY NAVAL AIRCRAFT
1931 FOURTEENTH ANNIVERSARY BANQUET AND DANCE GIVEN BY NAVAL AIRCRAFT FACTORY EMPLOYEES: Souvenir Program 1931. (Philadelphia: Naval Aircraft Factory, 1931). 8 leaves, illustrated paper wrappers, illus., lightly worn and soiled, creased, g-vg. Program for banquet held in Camden, NJ, October 29, 1931, by employees of Philadelphia's Naval Aircraft Factory. Contains list of events, members of the committee, annual report, list of patrons, and an article, "Flying," by C.F. Schilt. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
73 FROM NIAGARA FALLS, THE SCENIC CENTER OF THE WORLD TO TORONTO
FROM NIAGARA FALLS, THE SCENIC CENTER OF THE WORLD, TO TORONTO, THE QUEEN CITY OF THE DOMINION. Toronto: The Canada Railway News Co., no date (c1890?). 64p., illus wrappers, illus (incl. folded color map), covers lightly soiled, very good. Contains details for travelers to Niagara Falls and Toronto, with descriptions of major sites, hotels, transportation, etc. Contains ads. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
74 GAZETTE DU BON TON: Art Modes and Frivolites. 1921
1921 (ILLUSTRATED) GAZETTE DU BON TON: Art Modes and Frivolites. Paris: Aux Editions Lucien Vogel, 1921. Vol. 4, no. 3, March 1921. pp65-96, paper chemise with loose contents laid in, front and back wraps detached from one another, paper browning slightly, good. An issue of the elegant and famous French fashion journal. 7 of 8 pochoir color plates (high quality copy of missing plate included). Small color illustrations throughout text, color plates, and 4 three color lithographs by Woodruff. In French. 
Price: 295.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
75 GAZETTE OF THE GROLIER CLUB, Number 3 - May, 1922
1922 GAZETTE OF THE GROLIER CLUB, Number 3 - May, 1922. p50 - p71, 7" x 4 1/2", self wraps, vg. 
Price: 4.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
76 GENERAL BUSINESS REVIEW OF LICKING COUNTY, OHIO, FOR 1890-91
1980 (LICKING CO) GENERAL BUSINESS REVIEW OF LICKING COUNTY, OHIO, FOR 1890-91. Newark, OH: American Publishing Co., 1890. 194p., color wrappers, illus., covers soiled and worn, name on front cover, text lightly soiled, good. Contains brief history of the county, descriptions of major buildings, profiles of businesses and ads. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
77 GINSENG REVIEW, NO. 1
1971 GINSENG REVIEW, NO. 1. Akron, OH: Ginseng, (1971?). 16p., 11" X 8 1/2", self-wrappers, Illus., Good. Poetry by local authors who meet every Saturday at the Avalon Coffee House. 
Price: 9.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
78 GRAPHONOTES
1907 GRAPHONOTES. New York: Columbia Photograph Co., 1907. Vol. 1 No. 1-No. 3, April, May & June, and Vol. 1, No. 6 September 1907. 16 pages each, illus wrappers, illus, 1 pamphlet good, others very good. A monthly publication dedicated to the promotion of the commercial Graphophone, "The Busy Man's Stenographer." Accompanied by a 12 page illustrated pamphlet describing the machine and listing various models and parts, with prices, dated 1905. 5 pamphlets. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
79 GRAYBAR AVIATION MATERIALS CATALOG GB-5018
GRAYBAR AVIATION MATERIALS CATALOG GB-5018. No place: Graybar Electric Company, no date (circa 1945). 118p, 11" x 8 1/2", illustrated wraps, illustrated, covers lightly worn and soiled, name on front cover, g-vg. Descriptions, specifications, drawings, photographs for aviation equipment in these categories: wiring materials and motors; signaling material; lighting equipment; manufacturing tools. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
80 GRAYBAR AVIATION MATERIALS, Components and Assembly Line GB-5135
GRAYBAR AVIATION MATERIALS, Components and Assembly Line GB-5135. (NY: Graybar Electric Co., no date (c. 1950). 223p, 11" x 8 1/2", illustrated wrappers, illustrated, covers lightly soiled, o/w vg. Descriptions, specifications, drawings, photographs, etc. for aviation material, including communication equipment, guided missiles, radio, and radar. 
Price: 125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
< PREV  1 2 3   4  5 6 7 8 9 10  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie