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Bosnisch-turkische Sprachdenkmaler

By: Otto Blau

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Leipzig, F. A. Brockhaus, 1868


Bound in 1/4 leather and cloth. Five raised bands and gilt title to spine. Wear to front board hinge. Bookplate to front pastedown. Small blue star to front pastedown. Otherwise a nice copy without previous owner's names or other markings and in good condition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 316 pages View more info

Every Man His Own Poet; or the Inspired Singer's Recipe Book by a Newdigate Prizeman.

By: William H. Mallocks

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, A. Williams and Company, 1879

Edition: First American


Nice copy in scarce original wraps. Mallocks' name added in script. Chips to edges of wraps (see image). Includes receipt from Wm. Matthews, Bookseller 9 March 1990. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 32 [2 ads] pages View more info

Extrait du Livre des Juifs in manuscript

By: Mlle Guerin. [Claudine Alexandrine Guérin de Tencin?]

Price: $2,800.00

Publisher: 1738


A Manuscript Fair Copy of an Apparently Unpublished Book on Jewish History. Fine manuscript in French in a good clear hand; seventeen lines per page. . Approximately 9.25 x 7 inches. [4], 318 [2, blank] pages. Title-page in red and black. Contemporary full French calf, triple blind rules to covers, spine banded and extra gilt with title gilt on red morocco label, edges red, marbled endpapers. Spine ends chipped, some wear to binding, two red spots on front board, hinges... View more info

Goodness had Nothing to do with it. Signed.

By: Mae West

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J, Prentice Hall, 1959

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Inscribed to James ... "The Black Seat" Sincerely Mae West 1959. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 271 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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Telegraph auf der bahn des lebens, oder: Zweihundert der gangbarsten und vorzuglichsten Deutschen Sprichworter.

By: Joseph Schulz

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Vienna, Gedruckt bei Leopold Grund, 1841

Edition: First Edition


First edition. Bound in brown cloth; gilt decor. Bookplate to pastedown. Minor foxing throughout. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 356 pages View more info

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The Benefits and Privileges of Cuckolds Shewing the Little Disgrace There is in Being One, and the Obligations Men Sometimes have to Their Wives for Conferring That Honour Upon Them.

By: Anon.

Price: $305.00

Publisher: London, For A. Moore, 1885


Some foxing to preliminaries. A nicely bound copy in full vellum over beveled boards. ; 12mo View more info