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AMOROUS FIAMMETTA [VELLUM LMTED]

By: Boccaccio, Giovanni.

Price: $140.95

Publisher: London, Mandrake Press: 1929

Seller ID: 34318

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Reprinted from the original English edition, translation of Bartholomew Young (1587) Now edited with an Introduction by K. H. Josling and decorated in colour by M. Leone. Green pictorial vellum with gilt. A E G. Limited to an edition of 550 of which this is #149. Colophon. Vellum has faded. Illustration coors are very bright. View more info

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THE FLOWERING OF NEW ENGLAND, 1815-1865 (THE 100 GREATEST MASTERPIECES OF AMERICAN LITERATURE)

By: Brooks, Van Wyck

Price: $37.55

Publisher: Franklin Center Pennsylvania, Franklin Library: 1964

Edition: 1st Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 30645

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; Provenance- Harris Hollin, color bookplate. View more info

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MOEURS INTIMES DU PASSÉ ...76 GRAVEURS34862

By: Cabanès (Docteur) (1862-1928).

Price: $56.35

Publisher: Paris, Éditions, Albin Michel: 1908

Seller ID: 33790

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 504, [2] wraps pages; Wraps bound in. Contents with light toning, still just VG. 76 illustrations, some full page, as issued. Oriignally a paperback book but now finely bound in 3/4 tree calf leather over matching marbled boards and eps. French language text. View more info

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THE NOVELS OF CHARLES LEVER AUTHORS AUTOGRAPH EDITION [PROOF FROM LIMITED EDTION OF 10, 2 VOLS ONLY]

By: Charles Lever

Price: $423.00

Publisher: London, New York, Downey; J E Taylor: 1897

Seller ID: 36727

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Color Illustrations; xv, 287; 288-604 pages; One of Them which originally appeared in parts in 1860 and published in book form in 1861. This consists of 2 only volumes with original waterclours, hand colored plates, extra illustrated, very ornate tooled leather. The final set onsisted of 37 volumes. Green morocco leather faded to olive on spines. All gilt is bright, binding is quite striking. Inner covers are also full leather with green frames surrounding a red morocco blank [back and a tooled story related drawing 4.5 x 7.5". Volumes are 6 x 9. Double end papers consist of silk and also ... View more info

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OEUVRES DE MOLIERE PRECEDEES D'UNE NOTICE SUR SA VIE ET SES OUVRAGES

By: Frost, Bernice

Price: $37.55

Publisher: London, George Routledge,: ca1890

Seller ID: 33794

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Sir John Lubbock's Hundred Books. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 566, 18 :527, [1]; pages; Two vols in one. Finely bound in 3/4 brown calf leather with 5 raised bands. T E G. Text edges lightly browned, o/w VG. View more info

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CRITICAL AND HISTORICAL ESSAYS CONTRIBUTED TO THE EDINBURGH REVIEW IN TWO VOLUMES [VOL II ONLY]

By: Lord Macaulay

Price: $28.15

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co: 1890

Seller ID: 33792

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; Trevelyan Edition. Vol II only. Bound in full leather for Bristol Grammar School. View more info

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THE OPEN ROAD.

By: Lucas. E. V.

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company: 1916

Edition: First thus

Seller ID: 36345

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Color Illustrations; First edition twentieth printing but first in this form. Blue cloth and gilt, sharp and clean. 16 Color plates tipped in. FINE. 10.25 x 7.75". View more info

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ZELOMIR

By: Morel Of Vinde, Charles Gilbert Of Terray

Price: $465.30

Publisher: Bleuet: 1801

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33349

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Copperplates; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 309, [1], xii pages; Extraneous portrait of the author bound facing title. Including half-title and bookseller's catalogue at end. A large-paper copy with 6 engraved plates in 3 states (2 before and 1 with letters) by Godefroy after Lefèvre. Contents otherwise generally clean. Bookplates of René-Charles Guilbert de Pixérécourt and Oscar Ladner; Large 18mo, early 19th-century uniform brown morocco ruled in gilt. By Koehler, stamp-signed on spine. Paper label remnants on front cover. With Nazi-era stamps of the Austrian National Library on title and... View more info

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DIZIONARIO STORICO DEGLI AUTORI ECCLESIASTICI [A-G 2 VOLS ONLY]

By: Not Attributed

Price: $70.50

Publisher: Venice, Remondini: 1783

Seller ID: 36472

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


contenente la vita de' Padri, e de' Dottori della chiesa; degl'interpreti migliori della Sagra Scrittura, Ebrei, e Cristiani; de' teologi morali, mistici, polemici, anche eterodossi, ch'abbiano scritto in materie non controverse; de' canonici, e de' comentatori delle decretali, e del corpo di giure canonico; degli storici, bibliografi, biografi e agiografi ecclesiastici... 1 Volume, containing 2 vols only covering (A-G). Vol I: XXIV, 284 pp. Vol II: VIII, 236 pp. Later 3/4 vellum and marbled board, with more recent leather spine label. Very good. View more info

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MACAULAY'S ESSAY ON LORD CLIVE [BOUND WIHT] WARREN HASTINGS

By: Preston C. Farrar (editor)

Price: $23.45

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: [1910]

Seller ID: 33114

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 106 pages; Nicely bound in calf leather with rubbing to extemites. Prize bookplate inside front cover. View more info

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THE KEEPSAKE OF FRIENDSHIP: A CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S ANNUAL 1853

By: S Munroe

Price: $84.55

Publisher: Boston, Philips and Samson: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33397

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Lithos; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 276 pages; Black morocco leather heavily gilded with all edges gilt. Color litho decorations on first two pages. Four b/w plates with heavy foxing largely to the margins. Ohterwise contents VG and clean. View more info

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THE STORY OF AMERICA [BLACK AND GOLD EDITION]

By: Van Loon, Hendrik Willem (1882-1944)

Price: $46.95

Publisher: NY, Liveright Publishing Corp.: 1942

Seller ID: 26000

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 487 pages; Custom bound in full brown morocco, spine with 8 raised bands, custom slipcase (slipcase is GOOD+). Bound for the library of the noble John Lynford Viles. View more info

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LE DOCTEUR OX. MAITRE ZACHARIUS, UN HIVERNAGE DANS LES GLACES, UN DRAME DANS LES AIRS. LES VOYAGES EXTRAORDINAIRES.

By: Verne Jules

Price: $122.15

Publisher: Paris, Hachette: 1922

Seller ID: 32445

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Science Fiction; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 211 [2] pages; Le Docteur Ox. Maitre Zacharius, Un hivernage dans les glaces, Un drame dans les airs. Les Voyages Extraordinaires. . A reasonably spectacular bright red heavily gilded decorative cloth. Engraved title page, numerous engravings throughout the book. A number of b/w plates. French Language text. The known and the unknown worlds. View more info

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OEUVRES COMPLÈTES DE VIRGILE

By: Virgile Et Cabaret-Dupaty

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Paris, Hachette Et Cie: 1907

Seller ID: 33786

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 396, 12 pages; Finely bound in golden calf leather over marbled boards wiht matchinhg eps and 5 raised bands. Two 'Book Sale' stamps. Binding NF, contents VG withe mild toning and aging. View more info

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PRAISES OF GOD: DAILY PRAYERS OF THE ISRAELITES WITH ENGLISH TRANSLATION [ORNATE COVER]

By: Vulture, R. , translator

Price: $278.19

Publisher: Budapest Hungary, M. E. Lowy's,: 5653 - 1893

Seller ID: 33656

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 374 pages; PRAISES OF GOD: DAILY PRAYERS OF THE ISRAELITES WITH ENGLISH TRANSLATION [ORNATE COVER]. Highly ornate three dimensional plastic-like or composite and metals in white, black, silver and gold colors. First [of two] title page torn with paper loss [2"], in upper left corner. Contents firm with toning. Binding solid. One clasp lacking it's latching crossbar. Intricate design with floral gold bands, silver metal edging and dividers, a central tablet on a black foliated background the whole secured with tiny brads. Spine with chipping at head and foot wi... View more info

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JEROME, A POOR MAN [26 ENGRAVINGS]

By: Wilkins, Mary E.

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Keller, A. I: 1897

Seller ID: 36411

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Engravings; xxx, 426, [6] pages; 26 full page engravings. Bound in 3/4 green unsigned morocco leather with doublures over matching marbled boards . Clean and firm. View more info