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Image for London Stage.   A Collection of the Most Reputed Tragedies, Comedies,  Melo-Dramas, Farces and Interludes.  Accurately Printed From Acting  Copies, As Performed at the Theatres Royal, and Carefully Collated and  Revised. Four volume set.

London Stage. A Collection of the Most Reputed Tragedies, Comedies, Melo-Dramas, Farces and Interludes. Accurately Printed From Acting Copies, As Performed at the Theatres Royal, and Carefully Collated and Revised. Four volume set.

By: N/A

Price: $667.00

Publisher: london, Sherwood: 1825

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3340


london: Sherwood. 1825. First Edition. Four volumes handsomely bound in matching half red morocco over marbled boards.; Octavo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . First Edition. View more info

Traité des Manières de Graver en taille-douce sur l'airain, par le moyen des eaux-fortes & des vernis durs & mols. D'imprimer les planches, & de construire la Presse. Par le sieur Bosse, Graveur en Taile-Douce. Revu & augmenté de la nouvelle manière de se servir desdites Eaux Fortes, par Monsieur le Clerc.

By: Abraham Bosse

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Paris, Pierre Aubouin & Charles Clousier: 1701

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2178


Paris: Pierre Aubouin & Charles Clousier. Very Good. 1701. Second Edition. 18th century mottled calf with very seviceable c. 1890 renewed spine. Engraved half-title and 17 engraved plates. A handsome copy.; Octavo; [viii],70,[ii] pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . View more info

Image for Les arts au moyen age, en ce qui concerne principalement le palais romain  de Paris, l'hotel de Cluny, issu de ses ruines, et les objets d'art de la  collection classee dans cet Hotel.  The five folio Plate & Atlas volumes.   The rare first edition with 618 plates.

Les arts au moyen age, en ce qui concerne principalement le palais romain de Paris, l'hotel de Cluny, issu de ses ruines, et les objets d'art de la collection classee dans cet Hotel. The five folio Plate & Atlas volumes. The rare first edition with 618 plates.

By: Alexandre du Sommerard

Price: $27,300.00

Publisher: Paris, Techener: 1838-46

Edition: First

Seller ID: 170


Paris: Techener. Fine. 1838-46. First. Full red morocco. 618 plates, 512 of which are hand-colored & 18 of which are sepia toned . Full supple red morocco, double ruled board fore-edges, gilt inner dentelles, twelve raised bands, floriated compartments, ruled & floriated boards, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Sumptuously bound by H. Stamper [London]. This is the true first edition of Sommerard's work which should not be confused with the much less elabora... View more info

Nineteenth Century Mezzotinters; Samuel Cousins

By: Alfred Whitman

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons: 1904

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Seller ID: 2742


London: George Bell & Sons. Good. 1904. Limited/Numbered Edition. #15 of 50 large-paper copies, 1 of 4 copies with colored plates. Full vegetable vellum boards with gilt border and decoration to front and back covers. Particulars stamped to spine. Wear to head and tail of spine which is beginning. Wear to corners. Residue from prior plate to front pastedown and corresponding mark to front fly. 39 plates, 4 of which are very nicely colored and denoted with detached, ... View more info

Image for De Ontleedkundige Plaaten van B.Eustachius, met eene verklaaring  [verklaring] derzelve, vervaardigd onder toezicht van A.Bonn. Hoogleraar  in de Ontleed- en Heelkunde aan de Doorlugtige School te Amsterdam.

De Ontleedkundige Plaaten van B.Eustachius, met eene verklaaring [verklaring] derzelve, vervaardigd onder toezicht van A.Bonn. Hoogleraar in de Ontleed- en Heelkunde aan de Doorlugtige School te Amsterdam.

By: Bartolomaeus Eustachius

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, J.B. Elwe: 1798

Seller ID: 1604


Amsterdam: J.B. Elwe. 1798. 47 plates on 41 sheets in the original wraps; lacking front wrap and free fly. A clean crisp copy.; Folio 10x16.5 in; 257x415 . View more info

Principes sur l'Art des Accouchemens, par Demandes et Réponses, en Faveur des Eleves Sages-Femmes, ...

By: Baudelocque, J[ean] L[ouis]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Paris, Mequignon: 1812

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 186


Paris: Mequignon. Very Good. 1812. Fourth Edition. Full Calf. Duodecimo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . View more info

Image for History of the Western Insurrection in Western Pennsylvania, Commonly  Called the Whiskey Insurrection. Extra-illustrated & with  letter signed  by Gallatin.

History of the Western Insurrection in Western Pennsylvania, Commonly Called the Whiskey Insurrection. Extra-illustrated & with letter signed by Gallatin.

By: Brackenridge, Henry M.

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Pittsburg, W. S. Haven: 1859

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 128


Pittsburg: W. S. Haven. Fine. 1859. First Edition. Hardcover. Howes B-685. Sabin 7166. Extra illustrated edition including Albert Gallatin 1811 letter signed (archivally repaired at fold with small loss not affecting text): March 19th 1811 to Thomas Thornton, Marshall of Maine: "The treasurer of the United States has been directed to remit to you drs. 4400.38 ... for taking the third census or enumeration of the inhabitants of your district.... Congress havi... View more info

Image for Icones anatomicae quotquot sunt celabratories ex optimis neotericum  operibus depromtae et collectae.  Atlas volumes.

Icones anatomicae quotquot sunt celabratories ex optimis neotericum operibus depromtae et collectae. Atlas volumes.

By: Caldani, Leopoldo Marco Antonio & Caldani, Floriano

Price: $18,700.00

Publisher: Venice, Picotti: 1801 1814

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231


Venice: Picotti. Very Good. 1801 1814. First Edition. Wraps. Three 21 x 28 1/8 inch( 534 x 715 mm) untrimmed folio atlas volumes in four. With frontis, 4 engraved titles & 461 plates, including 197 duplicates in outline. 1801-1814.; Elephant Folio; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . First Edition. View more info

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History of Kentucky. Revised & enlarged edition in fine tooled morocco cases.

By: Collins, Lewis & Richard Collins

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: Covington, Collins & Company: 1874

Edition: Revised & Enlarged

Seller ID: 1618


Covington: Collins & Company. Fine. 1874. Revised & Enlarged. A fine set in the original full calf; marbled edges; red morocco title & black author labels. Each volume in a full red ruled morocco fitted case; faux raised bands, tendriled panels decorated with canoes & weaponry. Wear to inside of cases at friction fit. Updated (i.e. 1874) folding colored Kentucky map frontis; many lithographed plates, some sepia toned. Morocco bookplates of Frank C. Deering (cf.... View more info

Histoire de la gravure en Italie, en Espagne, en Allemagne, dans les Pays-Bas, en Angleterre et en France - Indications pour former une collection d'Estampes

By: Duplessis, Georges

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Paris, Hachette: 1880

Seller ID: 247


Paris: Hachette. 1880. Half red crushed morocco.. aeg; Quarto; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . View more info

A Plain and Faithful Narrative of the Original Design Rise Progress and Present State of the Indian Charity-School at Lebanon in Connecticut.

By: Eleazor Wheelock

Price: $1,620.00

Publisher: Boston, R. and S. Draper: 1763

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3336


Boston: R. and S. Draper. Very Good. 1763. First Edition. Half Black Morocco. ; Half black morocco over marbled boards. Damp stains to preliminary & final pages. This copy deaccessioned from the famous John Carter Brown Collection with bookplate at front pastedown & oval name stamp to page 9. Moisture marks throughout. Sabin 103205; Howes W334; Evans 9537.; 12mo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . First Edition. View more info

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The Natural History and Diseases of the Human Teeth

By: Fox, Joseph

Price: $1,900.00

Publisher: London, E. Cox & Son: 1814

Edition: Second Edition, Enlarged

Seller ID: 3091


London: E. Cox & Son. Good. 1814. Second Edition, Enlarged. (x),100,179p. 23 engraved plates. 28x23cm, full c. 1940 black cloth; bookplate of Benjamin Ackerman to front pastedown; some prefatory pages document-taped; lacks explanatory text for final plate; otherwise very good with clean impressions.; Quarto; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . View more info

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Le Operazioni del compasso geometrico et militare.

By: Galilei, Galileo

Price: $5,000.00

Publisher: Padua, Frambotto: 1649

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2148


Padua: Frambotto. Very Good. 1649. Third Edition. Paper-Covered Boards. Untrimmed gatherings bound in early nineteenth century paper covered boards retaining original sewing. One folding plate. Professional restorations to edges of Title & Dedication leaves not affecting text. Resorations to Preface leaf with replacement of four letters on recto and six letters of verso. Do not hesitate to request additional images. ; Octavo; Additional images and further informa... View more info

Image for Tychonis Brahei, equitis dani, Astronomorum Coryphaei, Vita. Accessit  Nicolai Copernici, Georgii Peurbachii, & Joannis Regiomontani,  astronomorum celebrium, vita.

Tychonis Brahei, equitis dani, Astronomorum Coryphaei, Vita. Accessit Nicolai Copernici, Georgii Peurbachii, & Joannis Regiomontani, astronomorum celebrium, vita.

By: Gassendi, Petrus. (Tychonis Brahei & Nicolai Copernici)

Price: $1,830.00

Publisher: The Hague, 1655

Edition: Second (corrected) edition

Seller ID: 168


The Hague. Good. 1655. Second (corrected) edition. Hardcover. Full sheep with embossed celestial angles. Lacks frontis portrait; light moisture mark pp.131-232 (see final image); chip to head of spine; lacking corner to index page not affecting text; otherwise Very Good. Includes bright engraving of Copernicus as frontis to his vita. Half title in red and black. Painted edges. Contains unpaginated double page plate " tabula ascensionum rectarum" loosely in... View more info

Image for The Family Physitian, or a Collection of Choice, Approved & Experienced  Remedies for the Cure of almost all diseases incident to Humane Bodies,  whether internal or external, useful in families, and very serviceable to  country people.  containing some hundreds of considerable receipts and  secrets of great value, with observations of great cures: together with  the true English wine-celler, and the right method of making the  English-wines, or Metheglin .  In a Rowfant binding.

The Family Physitian, or a Collection of Choice, Approved & Experienced Remedies for the Cure of almost all diseases incident to Humane Bodies, whether internal or external, useful in families, and very serviceable to country people. containing some hundreds of considerable receipts and secrets of great value, with observations of great cures: together with the true English wine-celler, and the right method of making the English-wines, or Metheglin . In a Rowfant binding.

By: George Hartman

Price: $2,880.00

Publisher: London, Richard Wellington: 1696

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1608


London: Richard Wellington. Very Good. 1696. First. "... with a collection of the choicest and safest cosmetick remedies for preserving the beauty and complection of ladies, never before publish’d." Bound in full burgundy morocco about 1910 by the ephemeral Rowfant bindery. Chips to head of spine; light foxing throughout; tear from folding frontispiece of distilling apparatus (not affecting image); otherwise very good.; Duodecimo; Additional images and f... View more info

Image for Pictorial Album of the First Over There: "Album de la Guerre." Five  Hundred [Cleveland Clinic] Photographs, Seventy Drawings, and Thirteen  Articles by Members of Base Hospital No. 4, U.S.A. serving with the  British Forces on the Somme Front. and Mobile Hospital No. 5, U.S.A.  Serving in the Meuse - Argonne Sector.  Number 32 of only 50 copies.

Pictorial Album of the First Over There: "Album de la Guerre." Five Hundred [Cleveland Clinic] Photographs, Seventy Drawings, and Thirteen Articles by Members of Base Hospital No. 4, U.S.A. serving with the British Forces on the Somme Front. and Mobile Hospital No. 5, U.S.A. Serving in the Meuse - Argonne Sector. Number 32 of only 50 copies.

By: George W. Crile, Frank E. Bunts, Caroline H. Armington, Cleveland Clinic

Price: $900.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Scientific Illustrating Studios: 1919

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 1634


Cleveland, Ohio: Scientific Illustrating Studios. Very Good. 1919. Limited Edition. Cloth. 117 pages, numerous photographs & drawings. Limited to one thousand copies of which this is number 926 but further limited to one of only fifty copies (this being # 32) with pencil-signed copy of a Caroline Armington frontispiece etching of "The First American Flag Hoisted by the First AEF Military Contingent." Recounts history of Base Hospital Number 4 & the beginnin... View more info

Image for Works. The Woorkes of Geffrey Chaucer, Newly Printed, with Divers  Addicions, whiche were Never in Printe Before: With the siege and  destruccion of the worthy citee of Thebes, compiled by Jhon Lidgate, Monke  of Berie.  As in the table more plainly dooeth appere.  First issue of the  Stowe Edition.

Works. The Woorkes of Geffrey Chaucer, Newly Printed, with Divers Addicions, whiche were Never in Printe Before: With the siege and destruccion of the worthy citee of Thebes, compiled by Jhon Lidgate, Monke of Berie. As in the table more plainly dooeth appere. First issue of the Stowe Edition.

By: Goeffrey Chaucer, edited and augmented by John Stowe

Price: $47,330.00

Publisher: London, John Kyngston for Jhon Wight: 1561

Edition: Fifth edition, first issue; First

Seller ID: 1489


London: John Kyngston for Jhon Wight. Very Good. 1561. Fifth edition, first issue; First. Full calf. First issue of the Stowe Edition with Chaucer's arms dated 1560 and before later woodcut additions. Relative to the precedence of issues of the 1561 Stowe edition David R. Carlson ("The Woodcut Illustrations in Early Printed Editions of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales," in Chaucer Illustrated: Five Hundred Years of The Canterbury Tales in Pictures [British Library... View more info

Los Seis Libros de la Rhetorica Eclesiastica, o de la manera de predicar

By: Granada, Fray Luis de

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Madrid, Placido Barco Lopez: 1793

Seller ID: 199


Madrid: Placido Barco Lopez. Very Good. 1793. 1, xxxii, 12, 503, 6 (index)pp. Full limp vellum.; 8vo ; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . View more info

Rationale Divinorum Officiorum. Ar.D. Guilielmo Durando . Mimiatensi Episcopo, I.V.D. clarissimo cnocinnatum:atque nunc recens utilissimis Adnotationibus illustratum.

By: Gulielmus Duranti a.k.a. Guglielmo Durando, Guilelmus Durantis, Guillelmus Durandus.

Price: $365.00

Publisher: Venice, Cominum de Tridino Montisferrati: 1572

Seller ID: 1692


Venice: Cominum de Tridino Montisferrati. 1572. Full Limp Vellum. [iv],397 leaves; 15x20 cm (c. 6x8 in). Numerous (well over 200) fanciful woodcut initials. Eight chapters comprising the original eight books. Full limp vellum. Lacking front fly; textblock is separated from case; wear to edges; light stain to first four leaves; losses of vellum to lower spine hub & upper front fore edge (see image);otherwise very good with cannibalized manuscript used as backing fo... View more info

Image for Lament.   Signed by author & illustrator.

Lament. Signed by author & illustrator.

By: Gunn, Thom

Price: $127.00

Publisher: Doe Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2099


Doe Press. 1985. First Edition. Wraps. One of only 150 copies. Hosho paper.; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; Signed by Author & Illustrator . First Edition. View more info