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Proverbes et Dictons Rimes de l'Anjou, regueillis etmis en ordre.

By: Aime de Soland

Price: $240.00

Publisher: Angers, Imprimerie de Laine Freres: 1858

Seller ID: 3434


Angers: Imprimerie de Laine Freres. Very Good. 1858. Hardcover. Blue printed wraps protected in later glassine wrapping. Some wear to edges, as well as to head and tail of spine of wraps. Bookplate of noted proverb collector Lt. Colonel V. S. M. de Guinzbourg to front pastedown. Foxing throughout. Ink blot to pages 171-186 extending to rear cover. Otherwise, a nice clean copy without further markings. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; viii, 186, [i] pages . View more info

An Oration Delivered Before The Phi Beta Kappa Society, at their Anniversary Meeting In New-Haven, on the fifth of December, A.D. 1797

By: Ebenezer Grant Marsh

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Hartford, Hudson & Goodwin: 1798

Seller ID: 2964


Hartford: Hudson & Goodwin. Very Good. 1798. Hardcover. Quarter calf with both wrappers bound in. Slight rubbing to spine. Foxing throughout.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages . View more info

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Cent Proverbes Japonais

By: Francis Steenackers and Ueda Tokunosuke

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Paris, Imprimerie de Charles Herissey: 1884

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3521


Paris: Imprimerie de Charles Herissey. Very Good. 1884. Limited Edition. One of only 410 copies; this copy with wide margins. Quarter purple morocco over marbled paper boards. Five raised bands and gilt particulars to spine. Ribbon page marker. Marbled endpapers. Bookplate of noted proverb collector Lt. Colonel V. S. M. de Guinzbourg to front pastedown. Inscribed with respects of author to previous owner to front fly. Adhesive remnants to front fly, not affecting i... View more info

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A New French Grammar, teaching to read, speak, and understand the French toungue.

By: I. E. Tandon

Price: $140.00

Publisher: London, E. Howlatt: 1733

Seller ID: 3321


London: E. Howlatt. Very Good. 1733. Full worn calf boards, which are detached, as is front fly. Bookplates of previous owners to front pastedown, recto and verso of front fly, and rear pastedown, including that of noted proverb collector Colonel de Guinzbourg (verso front fly). Large foldout plate of conjugations. Includes section of proverbs, French versions of names of men and women, and French songs. Very light intermittent foxing throughout, otherwise a clean ... View more info

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The Hsin Ching Lu Book of Experiments; being the first of a series of Contributions to the Study of Chinese

By: Thomas Francis Wade

Price: $2,400.00

Publisher: Hong Kong Government Publications: 1859

Seller ID: 3429


Hong Kong Government Publications. Very Good. 1859. Hardcover. Includes The Hsin Ching Lu, parts I (The Category of T'ien, Heaven, the Heavens, &c.), II (Amplifications of the Sacred Edict of K'ang Hsi), and III (Exercises in the Tones and Pronunciation of the Peking Dialect), written in both English and Chinese text, and The Peking Syllabary, all bound together. Top edge gilt. Half calf on marbled boards. Gilt particulars to spine, five raised bands. Marbled endpap... View more info