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SQUIRE OSBALDESTON: HIS AUTOBIOGRAPHY [G]

By: (Osbaldeston, Squire). Cuming, E. D. ; editor.

Price: $32.85

Publisher: London, Bodley Head: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27352


Hunting; Foxhunting; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Color Plates; 4to 11" - 13" tall; xxxi, 260, [4] pages; Tan cloth, solid binding, scattered light foxing heavier at end matter. A number of b/w and color plates on slick paper. These are uniformly near fine with no foxing, sample graphic available.. View more info

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A NEW GENERAL BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY. (9 Volumes of 12 Published)

By: (Rev. Hugh James).

Price: $187.95

Publisher: London, B. Fellowes, Et Al: 1857

Seller ID: 24640


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Vol#3, BAH-BEE+5, BRA-CAP+6, CAP-CZE+7, DAC-GEO+8, GEO-JEN+9, JEP-MAR+10, MAR-PAV+11, PAY-SEN+12, SEP-ZWI+. Lacking VOLS 1,2 and 4. This being (9 Volumes of 12 Published) . Bound in full contemporary calf leather. Six compartment spine with 5 raised bands, burgundy and black leather spine labels, some chipped. Volume XII with white linen hinge repair to front board. Biographies of... View more info

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D. H. LAWRENCE PORTRAIT OF A GENIUS BUT...

By: Aldington, Richard

Price: $14.05

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5469


Writers; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Photographs; Aldington, Richard D. H. Lawrence Portrait Of A Genius But... New York Duell, Sloan & Pearce 1950. 1st US Edition. View more info

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D.H. LAWRENCE

By: Aldington, Richard

Price: $23.45

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1930

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 26929


Authors; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 43 pages; The 1st trade ed. Orig. Printed orange wrappers View more info

Image for THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF MISS SUSANNA ANTHONY, WHO DIED, IN NEWPORT, (R.I.) JUNE 23, MDCCXCI, IN THE SIXTY-FIFTH YEAR OF HER AGE. CONSISTING CHIEFLY IN EXTRACTS FROM HER WRITINGS, WITH SOME BRIEF OBSERVATIONS ON THEM.

THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF MISS SUSANNA ANTHONY, WHO DIED, IN NEWPORT, (R.I.) JUNE 23, MDCCXCI, IN THE SIXTY-FIFTH YEAR OF HER AGE. CONSISTING CHIEFLY IN EXTRACTS FROM HER WRITINGS, WITH SOME BRIEF OBSERVATIONS ON THEM.

By: Anthony, Susanna, 1726-1791. [compiled by Samuel Hopkins, D. D. ]

Price: $84.55

Publisher: Worcester, Massachusetts, Leonard Worcester.: 1799

Seller ID: 28302


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 168 pages; Sabin 32951. Evans 35635. Contemporary calf leather binding scuffed but sound. Text toned with occasional light foxing. Paper loss to bottom 20% of title page- into text. Provenance Lydia Goodwin- signed several times. Evans located 14 copies. View more info

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FANNY KREMBLE A PASSIONATE VICTORIAN

By: Armstrong, Margaret

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Macmillan: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16122


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WOODROW WILSON LIFE AND LETTERS: YOUTH 1856-1890

By: Baker, Ray Stannard

Price: $14.05

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Page: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10567


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SINNERS DOWN THE CENTURIES - FROM CLEOPATRA TO CORA PEARL & FROM OVID TO EDMUND KEAN: 69 BC-AD1886.

By: Barry, Philip Beaufoy

Price: $17.81

Publisher: Macrae Smith Company: 1929

Seller ID: 19485


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; market or illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Sound copy published by McRae Smith Company in 1929 View more info

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SCHUMANN - A LIFE OF SUFFERING

By: Basch, Victor, translated From The French by Cathryn Allison Phillips

Price: $14.05

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23237


Music; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; black-and-white frontis; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 243, XI pages; Published 1931 so stated first edition. Spine sunned View more info

WHEN WILLIAM ROSE, STEPHEN VINCENT AND I WERE YOUNG

By: Benet, , Laura

Price: $14.05

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Co:

Seller ID: 1789


Writers; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B/W PHOTO; 112 pages; Orange cloth covered boards and illustrated dust jacket. The story of the childhood of Laura, William Rose, and Stephen Vincent Benet. Solid, clean, as new. View more info

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ARNOLD BENNETT

By: Bennett, Mrs. Arnold

Price: $14.05

Publisher: London, A. M. Philpot: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22931


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 126 pages; First few leaves moderatley foxed, publ 1925 View more info

Image for CARR: BEING THE BIOGRAPHY OF PHILIP JOSEPH CARR, MANUFACTURER OF THE VILLAGE OF CARR FOOT, IN THE WEST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, WRITTEN BY THE GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ELIZABETH CARR BY PHYLLIS E. BENTLEY.

CARR: BEING THE BIOGRAPHY OF PHILIP JOSEPH CARR, MANUFACTURER OF THE VILLAGE OF CARR FOOT, IN THE WEST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, WRITTEN BY THE GRAND-DAUGHTER, MARY ELIZABETH CARR BY PHYLLIS E. BENTLEY.

By: Bentley, Phyllis E

Price: $20.63

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24326


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 396 pages; Carr: Being the Biography of Philip Joseph Carr, Manufacturer of the Village of Carr Foot, in the West Riding of Yorkshire, written by the grand-daughter, Mary Elizabeth Carr by Phyllis E. Bentley. 1933 View more info

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LIKE IT WAS: THE DIARIES OF MALCOLM MUGGERIDGE

By: Birght-Holmes, John

Price: $14.05

Publisher: NY, William Morrow and Co. ,: 1967

Seller ID: 13314


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BOSWELL'S LIFE OF JOHNSON AND JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES (Complete in 8 Volumes)

By: Birrell, Augustine, Ed. [James Boswell]

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Westminster, Archibald Constable and Co: 1903

Seller ID: 17692


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 3/4 red leather over marbled boards with marbled end papers to match. Spines have dried and are brittle, 6vols life of Johnson spines covered with cloth tape - see graphic. A Tour to the Hebrides is undated but obviously a part of the set. View more info

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MILITARY REMINISCENCES OF GEN. WM. R. BOGGS, C.S.A.; INTRODUCTION AND NOTES BY WILLIAM K. BOYD.

By: Boggs, William Robertson, 1829-1911.

Price: $187.95

Publisher: Durham, N Carolina, The Seeman Printery: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24997


Military; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; frontis protrait of boggs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Military Reminiscences Of Gen. Wm. R. Boggs, C. S. A. Intro and notes by William Boyd. Durham, N. C. , The Seeman printery, 1913 xxiii, 115 p. Front. (port. ) 20 cm. Grey cloth with clear plastic cover. Volume III of the John Lawson monographs of the Trinity College Historical Society. Clean and sound copy. View more info

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PRESIDENTIAL WIVES: AN ANECDOTAL HISTORY

By: Boller, Paul F. , Jr.

Price: $14.05

Publisher: May not be noted.:

Seller ID: 7560


Presidents; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Boller, Paul F. , Jr. , PRESIDENTIAL WIVES: AN ANECDOTAL HISTORY, Oxford University Press, 1988, first edition. Hardbound with bright DJ FINE/FINE an owners name on front free end paper. This work came from the well known collection of the Bayard family in Delaware. They have played a prominent role in American public affairs since the 1600's. They are related by marri... View more info

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LAVENGRO: SCHOLAR, GYPSY, PRIEST

By: Borrow George

Price: $14.05

Publisher: London, Peter Davies,: 1926

Seller ID: 18984


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Full page color plates, 12. View more info

Image for EVERYBODY'S BOSWELL : BEING THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON ABRIDGED FROM JAMES BOSWELL'S COMPLETE TEXT AND FROM THE "TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES."

EVERYBODY'S BOSWELL : BEING THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON ABRIDGED FROM JAMES BOSWELL'S COMPLETE TEXT AND FROM THE "TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES."

By: Boswell, James

Price: $15.86

Publisher: London, G. Bell and Sons, Limited: 1949

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10424


Historians; History; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 12mo; DJ in acrylic holder. 1st thin paper edition. 609pp, mapped end papers. DJ spine sunned. View more info

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THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON: BOSWELL'S LIFE OF DR JOHNSON AND JOURNAL OF A TOUR OF THE HEBRIDES IN TEN VOLUMES WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL INTRODUCTION BY CLEMENT SHORTER (TEMPLE BAR EDITION COMPLETE IN 10 VOLUMES) LIMITED EDITION 564/785

By: Boswell, James

Price: $361.90

Publisher: NY, Gabriel Wells/ Doubleday Page and Company: 1922

Seller ID: 19026


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 10 vols. Boswell, James. THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON: BOSWELL'S LIFE OF DR JOHNSON AND JOURNAL OF A TOUR OF THE HEBRIDES IN TEN VOLUMES WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL INTRODUCTION BY CLEMENT SHORTER (TEMPLE BAR EDITION COMPLETE IN 10 VOLUMES) LIMITED EDITION 564/785 , 1922. Temple Bar Edition. #564/785. Edited by Clement Shorter. 8vo, orig. 1/4 vellum & brown bds... View more info

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THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, INCLUDING A JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES (Vol II Only of 2)

By: Boswell, James

Price: $14.05

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers:

Seller ID: 23522


HUMOR; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 563 pages; Published circa 1875, original cloth, solid copy. View more info