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1.

The Baltimore Antique Show 1983

Baltimore: The Baltimore Museum of Art and Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1983. Paperback. 4to. Illustrated paper wrappers with black title to front wrap. Light edgewear. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations and advertisements throughout. 124 pages. BALT/073013. Near Fine.
[Book #26986]
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Catalogue of a very rare, large and valuable miscellaneous private library belonging to a gentleman of this city. To be sold by public auction on the second floor of our warerooms, Nos 32 and 34 South Charles Street, on Thursday Evening, January 29th, 1891 at 8 o'clock. Matthews & Kirkland Auctioneers

Baltimore: Baltimore Publishing Co. 1891. Paperback. SCARCE. A nice collection of 315 books was auctioned at this event including the Imperial octavo editions of Audubon's Birds of America and Quadrepeds, Dore's Bible bound in full morocco, and many others. Very good in tan paper wrappers with black title to front cover. Chipping to edges of front wrapper and creasing to middle of pamphlet. Pencil notations which appear to indicate the selling prices are listed next to each item. According to the notations, most books sold for $1 or less. 25 pages. MD/011513. Very Good.
[Book #26587]
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Fertile Ground. Two Hundred Years of Jewish Life in Baltimore.

Baltimore, MD: Jewish Historical Society of Maryland, Inc. 1992. Paperback. Oblong 8vo. White side-stapled paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Clean, though faint foxing to rear cover. Interior is clean and tight, bright pages and text. Contains several black and white photographic illustrations. 23 pages. Baltimore. BALT/11203. Very Good+.
[Book #5463]
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General Assembly of Maryland File of House of Delegates (Maryland House of Delegates- 1898).

General Assembly of Maryland File of House of Delegates (Maryland House of Delegates- 1898).

No Publisher or place given, 1898. Hardcover. Very good interior with fine modern binding. Black boards with gilt title to spine. Includes a compilation of broadsides from 1898 beginning with Bill No. 3 which was enacted on January 18, 1898 and ending with Bill No. 80 enacted on February 9, 1898. The interior is very clean, though a few pages have small tears. Tight binding. Quarto. Marylandia. MD509191. Very Good.
[Book #8337]
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5.
99 Green Bag of the B.C.C.

99 Green Bag of the B.C.C.

Baltimore: 1899. Hardcover. Rare turn-of-the-century senior class year book for Baltimore City College, a public college for men. The book is full of school history, sports, a class census (favorite expression, chief characteristic, native of, wants to be etc), light poetry, and more. There are 12 pages of ads for local businesses and schools. Bound in original black cloth with orange and white design on front cover along with the year and class motto. Cover is soiled, bumped and rubbed. The text block is mostly holding although it is split and some pages are loose. The pages are generally clean. A reasonably nice copy of a scarce item. 120 pages plus ads. BALT/082012. Very Good -.
[Book #26164]
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Hearne Brothers New Mechanical Map of Greater Baltimore

Hearne Brothers New Mechanical Map of Greater Baltimore

Hearne Brothers / Fred Wild Company, [1937]. Large fold out map with 25 panels, each of which is backed with linen. The map is printed in color and includes Baltimore and surrounding areas. Minor browning to panels and minor fraying to cloth. The front cover is black with hand written sticker label "Greater Baltimore." There is also a sticker from the Fred Wild Company to the front cover. BALT/042911. Very Good.
[Book #24789]
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7.

The house of Kirk

Baltimore: The Maryland Historical Society, 1965. Paper Wrappers. Thin 4to. Samuel Kirk, a well known silversmith, was the founder of the House of Kirk. This pamphlet is from an exhibit presented by the Historical society. Side-stapled off-white paper wrappers with illustration of a building to front panel. Small closed tear to rear wrapper. Tight binding. Many illustrations. MD/091905. Very Good.
[Book #16821]
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Realistic Photos. Baltimore Fire. Feb. 7th 1904. OR Souvenir of the Baltimore Fire. February 7th, 8th, and 9th, 1904. Realistic Photos

Realistic Photos. Baltimore Fire. Feb. 7th 1904. OR Souvenir of the Baltimore Fire. February 7th, 8th, and 9th, 1904. Realistic Photos

Malden, MA: American Picture Co, circa 1904. Paperback. SCARCE. According to this souvenir, the Baltimore fire was the most financially devastating ever documented in America aside from the Chicago fire of 1871. Bound in original grey paper wrappers with brown title to front cover. The spine has been repaired with archival Japanese paper. Before the paper repair, there had been a tape repair and there is browning along the spine as a result. The front cover is signed by a previous owner and is browned along the spine edge. There is a light dampstain to the bottom edge of the front cover and to the first page. The interior has a few smudge marks but is overall very clean. The center leaf has been repaired with tape along the spine. Filled with horrific but fascinating photographs. Unpaginated. [34 pages] BALT/081511. Very Good.
[Book #25212]
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9.

The Lords Baltimore

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1962. Vosburgh, Leonard. Hardcover. 8vo. In red cloth covered boards with black title stamp to spine and black emblem to front cover. In tan illustrated price-clipped DJ. Some edgewear and soiling to DJ. 134pp. BAL/022306. Very Good in Very Good dj.
[Book #17366]
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10.

Selina

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1942. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 8vo. Green cloth boards with black and gilt title to spine. Minor soiling to boards. Interior is very clean with bright text. Minor wear to edges. Tight binding. 339 pp. MD/012505. Very Good.
[Book #15546]
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11.

Soul of Maryland: Pageant of the Founding

Baltimore: Matthew Page Andrews, 1934. Hardcover. 8vo. Scarce copy of program to pageant commemorating the founding of the colony of Maryland. Pageant presented a number of episodes, in chronological order, noting key events in the colony's founding from 1633 to 1666. Dull and smudged yellow boards. Ex-Lib with call number visible on spine, and tear on rep where cardpocket removed. 112 pp. MD/112105. Good.
[Book #16994]
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12.

Your Maryland Reader: Bits and Pieces About Maryland.

Lanham, MD: Maryland Historical Press, 1974. Paperback. Very good+ in yellow illustrated wraps with black title to front wrapper and to spine. Minor fading to spine. Illustrations throughout. Index, 120 pages. Maryland History. MARY/1143. Very Good+.
[Book #3100]
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13.

The Inaugural Address of Andrew J. Bacon, Mayor of Chelsea, to the City Council, January 5, 1880.

Chelsea: H. Mason and Son, 1880. Paperback. Vg in wraps/34 pgs./8 vo. American History. Maryland wraps. MD309251. Very Good.
[Book #8574]
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14.

Saving Our Kids from Delinquency, Drugs, and Despair. 1st Edition.

New York: Harper-Collins, 1991. Hardcover. Vg/Vg Dj/SIGNED, PRESENTATION COPY Psychology. PSY110151. Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket.
[Book #9611]
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15.

All Things Considered

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1965. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth backed blue paper covered boards with yellow title to spine and front board. Black and white illustrated dj is price-clipped with minor scuffing and edgewear. Dj is adhered to spine of book. Clean, tight interior. 213 pp. MD/012505. Very Good Minus in Very Good Minus dj.
[Book #15545]
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16.

The Good Times

New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc, 1989. Hardcover. 8vo. Maroon cloth boards with beige paper covered boards and silver title to spine. Clean interior, tight binding. Maroon dj with white title to spine and front panel. Minor scuffing to jacket. 351 pp. MD/012505. Very Good in Very Good dj.
[Book #15543]
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The Good Times

New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc, 1989. Hardcover. 8vo. Maroon cloth boards with beige paper covered boards and silver title to spine. Clean interior, tight binding. Maroon dj with white title to spine and front panel. Minor scuffing to jacket. 351 pp. MD/012505. Very Good in Very Good dj.
[Book #24623]
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18.

So This is Depravity and Other Observations

New York: Congdon and Lattes, Inc. 1980. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Beige cloth backed black cloth boards with gilt and black title to spine. Interior is very clean with bright text. Pages are edged in red. Red illustrated dj with minor wear to edges. Price-clipped. Tight binding. 326 pp. MD/012505. Very Good in Very Good dj.
[Book #15544]
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19.

Universities in Politics: Case Studies from the Late Middle Ages and Early Modern Period

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1972. Hardcover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Education. EDU1/8231. Fine.
[Book #7464]
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20.

A University is Born

Union (W.VA.): Published at the Old Hundred, 1965. Hardcover. Vg/Vg Dj/8vo./illus./308 pp. Education. EDU1/4232. Very Good.
[Book #13756]
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21.

Spring Celebration on Federal Hill

Baltimore: Baltimore Community Council, 1971. Pamphlet. Near Fine white pamphlet. Slight discoloration to whiteness. Includes several drawings. Maryland wraps. BALT/6202. Near Fine.
[Book #1055]
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22.

A Century of Baltimore Collecting 1840-1940

Baltimore, 1940. Paperback. Very good. Brown paper bound. In wraps. Spine worn, as are edges. Catalogue of works, includes some b & w images. Art. Baltimore. BALT/6282. Very Good.
[Book #1207]
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23.

Baltimore Sun Almanac, 1878.

Baltimore: A.S. Abell and Company. Paperback. Vg in original decorative wraps/some foxing, else vg/engraving of the Sun Iron Building, Baltimore and South Streets, on back cover. Maryland. MAR2/1242. Very Good.
[Book #11962]
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24.

Annapolis Today

New York: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1942. Hardcover. Blue cloth boards in VG condition. Slightly rubbed. Gilt label is faded. Decorative endpages. B/W photo frontis. B/W photos throughout. With index, 364 pp. American History. MD/3193. Very Good.
[Book #3965]
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25.
Genealogical Account of the Barclays of Urie. For Upwards of Seven Hundred Years: with Memoirs of Colonel David Barclay, and His Son Robert Barclay, Author of the Apology for the People called Quakers. also letters that passed between him and the Duke of York.

Genealogical Account of the Barclays of Urie. For Upwards of Seven Hundred Years: with Memoirs of Colonel David Barclay, and His Son Robert Barclay, Author of the Apology for the People called Quakers. also letters that passed between him and the Duke of York.

London: [John Herbert], 1812. Hardcover. Very good in blue paper spine and pink marbled paper covered boards with title label to front cover. The corners are lightly bumped, edges and spine ends a bit worn, and the front hinge is slightly cracked. Rubbing to title label. Bookplate of Ronald Taylor and Jennie Waters Abercrombie of Baltimore, MD. Antiquated previous owner signature in pen to top of title page. A few spots of foxing to the interior; otherwise, the interior is clean. 98 pages. History. HIST01/120799. Very Good.
[Book #3903]
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