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BIRTH AND BABYHOOD OF THE TELEPHONE. (Softcover)
"The Birth and Babyhood of the Telephone" By Thomas A. Watson (Assistant to Alexander Graham Bell). 45+4p. Paper. (1913). An address delivered before the Third Annual Convention of the Telephone...
CHEMICAL REACTION EQUILIBRIUM THEORY - 3rd Edition (Hardcover)
By Barry D. Josephs, 248 pages, (Hardcover Only) Copyright 2015. Published by Higginson Book Co. LLC. Description:Pathways to a better understanding of reaction equilibrium. Derivation procedures employing Gibbs energy and...
Doctor Grimshawe's Secret: A Romance. by Nathaniel Hawthorne (Hardcover)
By Nathaniel Hawthorne. xiii+368p. 1883. This is Nathaniel Hawthorne's last tale - an old legend, a ghost, and an English estate. It was published posthumously and edited by his son....
ELEMENTS OF SAILMAKING, Being a Complete Treatise on Cutting-Out Sails, Second Ed. (Hardcover)
Robert Kipping. xviii+194+32p. (1851). MISC0033 H
FALL RIVER TRAGEDY: A History of the Borden Murders. (Lizzie Borden)
Reprint available in Hardcover and Softcover binding.By Edwin H. Porter. 312p. illustrated. Originally published in 1893. Subtitled "A plain statement of the material facts pertaining to the most famous crime...
FISHERMEN OF THE UNITED STATES, Section IV of THE FISHERIES AND FISHERY INDUSTRIES OF THE UNITED STATES. (Softcover)
By George Brown Goode. 178+38p. 1887. MISCS0036
FISHERY: HALIBUT FISHERIES, Section V of THE FISHERIES AND FISHERY INDUSTRIES OF THE UNITED STATES. (Softcover)
By G. Brown Goode and J. W. Collins. 119+44p. 1887. MISCS0037
FISHERY: LOBSTER FISHERY, Part XXL of Volume 2 of THE FISHERIES AND FISHERY INDUSTRIES OF THE UNITED STATES. (Hardcover)
By G. Brown Goode. 144+10p. 1887. MISCS0038
FOUR OF GOD'S CHOSEN ONES. (Bourassa) (Softcover)
An historical account of four devout young girls from St. Didace in Quebec who became nuns. By Lorraine B. Bourassa. 235p. 2001.
GASEOUS CHEMICAL REACTION EQUILIBRIUM - 6th Edition (Hardcover)
By Barry D. Josephs, 216p. (Hardcover Only). Published by Higginson Book Company. Copyright 2010, 2011,2012,2013 Description:Derivation procedures are presented applying Gibbs energy and Helmholtz energy functions to determine gaseous and liquid...
HOLMES - PITEZEL CASE: A History of the Greatest Crime of the Century and of the Search for the Missing Pitezel Children.
By Det. Frank P. Geyer. 502p. illustrated. (1896) Available in Hardcover & Softcover A true detective story. H. H. Holmes was a con-artist and bigamist as well as one of...
LIFE AT DAWN. A Young boy's war efforts from dawn to dusk. (Softcover)
Talbot A. Love. iii+53p. (2004).Excerpt from the Introduction:"It seems that I was not able to forget the years of World War II with memories and thoughts of the terrible events. ...
LITERATURE OF AMERICAN HISTORY: A Bibliographical Guide. (Hardcover)
Ed. by J. N. Larned. Ix+588p. 1912. Excerpt:"This is a narrative of the chief episodes of the history of the Germans in this country in the colonial epoch. It is...
MARVELS OF THE NEW WEST. A Vivid Portrayal of the Stupendous Marvels in the Vast Wonderland West of the Missouri River. (Hardcover)
"Marvels of nature, marvels of race, marvels of enterprise, marvels of mining, marvels of stock-raising, and marvels of agriculture. Graphically and truthfully described." Six Books in One Volume.By William M....
MEET ME IN HEAVEN. A Collection of Epitaphs from the Simple to the Sublime. (Softcover)
Tina Pabst. 189+12p. (with many illustrations) 2004. Excerpt From Preface: "There are publications with the same subject, but they tend to focus on the humorous aspect while ignoring the...