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The Book Trader

The Book Trader

7 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106 USA 215-925-2080
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We list rare and hard-to-find books in all topics including a larger selection of books on Philadelphia/Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas.

The Book Trader, located in Philadelphia's Old City, has been in business since the mid-1970, and is currently the largest used book store in Philadelphia. We stock a wide range of books in nearly every topic under the sun. The Book Trader has been a Philadelphia institution for 30 years. The Book Trader ships from Philadelphia, PA. Our ABE books are kept outside our of our regular stock for security reasons, if you would like to come in and examine a book please contact us beforehand to set up an appointment.

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Indoor Gardening

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Good. 8vo 318 pages, faint small ring mark on front cover, slight watermarks to bottom edges of rear pages for about last 60 pages. Still a sound and fairly attractive copy.


The Blue Strawbery Cookbook: Cooking used book

The Blue Strawbery Cookbook: Cooking

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$15.00

Binding: Paper Publisher: Harvard Common Pr, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Date published: 1978 ISBN-13: 9780916782054 ISBN: 0916782050

Description: Good. lg. 8vo 159 pages, a few marginal ink notations with recipes, inscribed by Haller on the front endpaper, a good, used copy. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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The Book Trader, PA, USA

Text-Book of Paleontology, Volume I used book

Text-Book of Paleontology, Volume I

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$25.00

Binding: Cloth Publisher: Wheldon & Wesley, Ltd. Date published: 1964

Description: Good/very good. 8vo 839 pages, profusely illustrated, large purple ink stamp inside front cover "Purchased at U.S.P.S. Auction", some fading to spine, a reprint of the 1937 Macmillan edition. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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The Book Trader, PA, USA

Stewart's Genealogical and Historical Miscellany No. 1 used book

Stewart's Genealogical and Historical Miscellany No. 1

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$9.00

Binding: Paper Publisher: Privately Printed Date published: 1969

Description: Good. 8vo 44 pages, ex-library, small plastic number on front cover and small bookplate inside front cover, originally published in 1918, reprinted in 1969. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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The Book Trader, PA, USA

Djabugay Country: an Aboriginal History of Tropical North Queensland used book

Djabugay Country: an Aboriginal History of Tropical North Queensland

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$11.00

Binding: Paper Publisher: Allen & Unwin, Australia Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9781865080314 ISBN: 1865080314

Description: Good/very good. 8vo 138 pages, many b/w illus., slight wear to extremeties, else a nice copy. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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The Book Trader, PA, USA

Like a Lamb to Slaughter used book

Like a Lamb to Slaughter

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$15.00

Edition: Unabridged Binding: Cloth Publisher: Arbor House Pub Co, New York, New York, U.S.A. Date published: 1984 ISBN-13: 9780877955269 ISBN: 0877955263

Description: Good in Good jacket. 8vo 265 pages, signed by the author on the title page, faint remainder mark on bottom foredge, some rippling to the spine of the dustjacket and a tiny tear, else a nice copy. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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The Book Trader, PA, USA

Political Islam and the United States: a Study of U.S. Policy Towards Islamist Movements in the Middle East used book

Political Islam and the United States: a Study of U.S. Policy Towards Islamist Movements in the Middle East

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$12.00

Binding: Cloth Publisher: Ithaca College Museum of Art, United Kingdom Date published: 2001 ISBN-13: 9780863722455 ISBN: 0863722458

Description: Good. 8vo 340 pages, no dustjacket, spine lettering rubbed, else a good copy. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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The Book Trader, PA, USA

Censura Literaria, Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions of Old English Books, With Original Disquisitions, Articles of Biography, and Other Literary Antiquities, Volume IX used book

Censura Literaria, Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions of Old English Books, With Original Disquisitions, Articles of Biography, and Other Literary Antiquities, Volume IX

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$40.00

Edition: Second Edition Binding: Cloth Date published: 1815

Description: Fair/good. 8vo Disbound. Printed on good quality rag paper, with a small amount of foxing, 407 pages, marbled edges, red library stamp on title page and occasionally on pages within. Read More

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Book: Fair

 

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The Book Trader, PA, USA

Dr. Folkman's War: Angiogenesis and the Struggle to Defeat Cancer used book

Dr. Folkman's War: Angiogenesis and the Struggle to Defeat Cancer

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$13.00

Binding: Cloth Publisher: Random House Inc, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A. Date published: 2001 ISBN-13: 9780375502446 ISBN: 0375502440

Description: Good/very good in Good jacket. 8vo 366 pages, general wear from use, else a nice copy in dusjtacket. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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The Book Trader, PA, USA

Lehrbuch Der Fugenkomposition used book

Lehrbuch Der Fugenkomposition

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$26.00

Binding: Cloth Publisher: Druck Und Verlag Von Breitkopf & Hartell Date published: 1911

Description: Good. 8vo 162 pages + 28 pages, bound in contemporary marble boards with cloth spine, German music school library stamp on title page, a few small paper labels on the cover, else a nice copy, a small amount of foxing. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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The Book Trader, PA, USA