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Contact information: The Owl at the Bridge
25 Berwick Lane, Cranston, Rhode Island, 02905-3708, United States
Phone: 401-467-7362    
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The Owl at the Bridge, in business since 1981, specializes in scholarly, rare, and unusual out-of-print books. We stock a wide range of titles in many subjects and supply printed lists on request. Our primary interests include Italian history & culture, particularly the Renaissance. We are now divesting ourselves of our reference collection in American industrial silver, especially Gorham.
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Higgin, L. [Louis]. Street, Eugène E. (Edward), d. 1913   Spanish Life in Town and Country with Chapters on Portuguese Life in Town and Country  Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1902. x p., 1 l., 325 p., front., 15 plates; 18.5 cm. Series: Our European Neighbours, edited by W. H. Dawson.[VI]. Spain had just begun to be a tourist destination for British and Americans. Stock#NS0294. Vg, yellow cloth with green printing.
Appr.:  |  AUD 34.72  |  CAD 32.47  |  EUR 22.12  |  GBP 16.39  |  JPY 2,500.00  |  MXN 416.67  |  ZAR 357.14  | 
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Poems of consolation   The Poet's Gift of Consolation to Sorrowing Mothers  Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes [1874]. 167 p.; 17.5 cm. Cover title: Poems of consolation. 46 poems, mostly anonymous but including such American poets as Longfellow, Sigourney, and James Russell Lowell. Two are by Mrs. Browning. A must volume for any collection that aspires to the complete works of Henry Timrod. stock#NS0293. Vg, binding has gold and black decoration.
Appr.:  |  AUD 55.56  |  CAD 51.95  |  EUR 35.40  |  GBP 26.23  |  JPY 4,000.00  |  MXN 666.67  |  ZAR 571.43  | 
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Hart, Edith & Sturgis, Lucy C.   Chin Hsing (Forward March) in China by Edith Hart and Lucy C. Sturgis  Publisher: NY, Domestic & Foreign Missionary Society [1913]. 98 p., illus.; 19 cm. The story of the Episcopal Church's Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society in China in the early 20th century. Stock#NS0291. Good+/ paper.
Appr.:  |  AUD 41.67  |  CAD 38.96  |  EUR 26.55  |  GBP 19.67  |  JPY 3,000.00  |  MXN 500.00  |  ZAR 428.57  | 

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Shipping: USPS media mail $5.50; priority $11; tracking included in receipt email. International orders charged by weight; we will notify the buyer if shipping exceeds our default. Payments accepted: credit card (your bill will say "A Book CoOp", former name of TomFolio), check, Western Union or International Money Order. We invoice established institutions. On request we provide additional services or a different carrier (UPS, FedEx, DHL) although, astonishingly, the USPS remains most economical. Return any item within ten days of receipt, refund to exclude shipping. This is a secure site for credit transactions; use Visa, Mastercard, or American Express (this bookseller does not use paypal).
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