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Image for Fables of Aesop and other Eminent Mythologists: With Morals and Reflexions.

Fables of Aesop and other Eminent Mythologists: With Morals and Reflexions.

By: Aesop & Robert L'Estrange

Price: $2,600.00

Publisher: London, J. Hindmarsh,: 1692

Seller ID: 4078

Condition: Very Good


London: J. Hindmarsh,. Very Good. 1692. First Edition thus. Folio. Engraved frontispiece portrait of L'Estrange by Roger White after Geoffrey Kneller and full page engraving of Aesop and animals. Nineteenth century half calf over marbled boards, rebacked, spine bands, title gilt, new endpapers, soiling and pen annotations to title page, some foxing, some leaves toned, minor smudges and stains, occasional pen annotations in the margins, one small hole and track in the lower margins (pages 129 to the end) from biopredation, not affecting text; edge of portrait repaired (no loss), overall... View more info

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In Pandean Vale

By: Geoffrey Sephton & Franz von Bayros

Price: $330.00

Publisher: Vienna, Amalthea: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4309


Nice copy in half morocco. One of but 500 copies. View more info

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Eden versus Whistler, The Baronet & the Butterfly A Valentine with a Verdict

By: James McNeill Whistler

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Paris, Louis-Henry May: 1899

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 4396


Number 23 of only 250 copies. Aesthetic cardboard covers. Gilt particular to front and spine. Large paper. Deckle end papers. Blank recto of limitation page discolored. View more info

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

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

Seller ID: 2407

Condition: Very Good


Vienna: Gedruckt bei Leopold Grund. Very Good. 1841. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition. Bound in brown cloth; gilt decor. Bookplate to pastedown. Minor foxing throughout. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 356 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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Saint Joan of Arc

By: Mark Twain

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: Harper and Bros. Publishers: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Printing

Seller ID: 4290

Condition: Very Good


Conforms nicely to Blanck 1683 re. p. 18 orientation, Harper's code & end papers. True first, not a nearly or mixed. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Bosnisch-turkische Sprachdenkmaler

By: Otto Blau

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Leipzig, F. A. Brockhaus: 1868

Seller ID: 2398

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Leipzig: F. A. Brockhaus. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1868. Hardcover. 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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . Dust jacket present. View more info

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The Facetiæ or Jocose Tales of Poggio

By: Poggio Bracciolini

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Paris, Isidore Liseux: 1879

Seller ID: 4346

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes bound as one in half blue morocco. Top edged gilt, others deckle. Fore edge corners bumped. Gilt particulars to spine. A handsome clean copy in a fine binding & without previous owners' names or other markings. View more info

Image for A Series of Letters of the First Earl of Malmesbury His Family and Friends  from 1745 to 1829 (2 vol. set)

A Series of Letters of the First Earl of Malmesbury His Family and Friends from 1745 to 1829 (2 vol. set)

By: Right Hon. the Earl of Malmesbury

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1870

Seller ID: 3286

Condition: Very Good


London: Richard Bentley. Very Good. 1870. Half polished brown calf over marbled boards. Gilt particulars to spines with abbreviated gilt titles to red morocco labels to spines. Five gilt ruled raised bands to spines. Spine of vol. I darkened and slightly worn. Edges marbled to match covers. Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedowns. Minor foxing throughout both volumes, particularly to first and last pages. Otherwise, a clean, nicely bound set without further markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxvii, 511; xx, 538 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Annals of the Artists of Spain (4 vol. set) WITH The Cloister Life of  Emperor Charles V WITH Miscellaneous Essays and Addresses

Annals of the Artists of Spain (4 vol. set) WITH The Cloister Life of Emperor Charles V WITH Miscellaneous Essays and Addresses

By: Sir William Stirling-Maxwell

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, John C. Nimmo: 1891

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 3259

Condition: Very Good


London: John C. Nimmo. Very Good. 1891. Limited Edition. Half ruled olive morocco over marbled paper boards. Raised bands and gilt particulars to faded spines. Some wear to edges and hinges. Marbled endpapers. Uniformly bound but not uniformly numbered on limitation pages. Spine of Volume one descolored, otherwise nice clean copies without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1820-1825) 12 Volumes Volume LV - Volume LVI For The Years MDCCCXX - MDCCCXXV

By: Sylvanus Urban

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols: 1820-1825

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4751

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Multivolume Set (12 Volumes) of The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1820-1825) First Edition. View more info

The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1810-1819) 20 Volumes Volume LXXX - Volume LXXXIX For The Years MDCCCX - MDCCCXIX

By: Sylvanus Urban

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols: 1810-1819

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4749

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Multivolume Set (20 volumes) of The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1810-1819). First Edition. View more info

Image for The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1785) 2 Volumes Volume LV For The Year MDCCLXXXV (Part The First; & Part The Second)

The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1785) 2 Volumes Volume LV For The Year MDCCLXXXV (Part The First; & Part The Second)

By: Sylvanus Urban

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols, for David Henry: 1785

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4753

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Multivolume Set (2 Volumes) of The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1785). In American News pp. 67 features reference to act lately passed by the General Assembly of the province of Pennsylvania, for the abolition of slavery; page 135-136 of volume 55(1) partially excised; page 89-90 of volume 55(1) lacking. Part The First: [vi], 492 pp., 16 pp. (index); Part The Second: pp.493 - pp.1036, 16 pp. (index) First Edition. View more info

Image for The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1790-1799) 20 Volumes Volume LX - Volume LXIX For The Years MDCCXC - MDCCXCIX

The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1790-1799) 20 Volumes Volume LX - Volume LXIX For The Years MDCCXC - MDCCXCIX

By: Sylvanus Urban

Price: $900.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols: 1790-1799

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4755

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Multivolume Set (20 volumes) of The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1790-1799). This set includes Volume LX For The Year MDCCXC Part The First and Part The Second. On page 571-574 of Part The First in Obituaries of Considerable Persons; with Biographical Anecdotes is the obituary of Benjamin Franklin including a request that the epitaph composed by himself, years prior, be inscribed on his tombstone:"The Body of Benjamin Franklin, Printer, | (like the cover of an old book, | its contents torn out, | and stript of its lettering... View more info

The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1800-1809) 20 Volumes Volume LXX - Volume LXXIX For The Years MDCCC - MDCCCIX

By: Sylvanus Urban

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols: 1800-1809

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4748

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Multivolume Set (20 volumes) of The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1800-1809). First Edition. View more info

Image for The New Science Museum. A letter, with additions, addressed to the the  editor of "The Times" 16 September 1913.

The New Science Museum. A letter, with additions, addressed to the the editor of "The Times" 16 September 1913.

By: T. J. Cobden-Sanderson

Price: $160.00

Publisher: London, The Doves Press: 1914

Seller ID: 3317

Condition: Very Good


London: The Doves Press. Very Good. 1914. "To the letter as originally published in "The Times" have been added paragraphs I and V." Loose as issued in brown printed wraps. Gilt maroon morocco bookplate of noted book collector Estelle Doheny to verso of front wrap. A nice clean copy without further markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 6 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for The City Planned reprinted from the Westminster Gazette 27 October 1910.

The City Planned reprinted from the Westminster Gazette 27 October 1910.

By: T. J. Cobden-Sanderson

Price: $160.00

Publisher: London, The Doves Press: 1911

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3318

Condition: Very Good


London: The Doves Press. Very Good. 1911. Loose as issued in brown printed wraps. Some foxing to front wrap. "Best wishes for a happy new year/ C.S. 1910" inscribed by Cobden-Sanderson to verso of front wrap. Gilt maroon morocco bookplate of noted book collector Estelle Doheny to verso of front wrap. Housed in brown cloth folder with "Reprints" in gilt to spine and gilt maroon morocco bookplate of Doheny to verso of front flap. A nice clean copy without any other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 3 pages; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priorit... View more info

Image for African and European Addresses. With an introduction presenting a  description of the conditions under which the addresses were given during  Mr. Roosevelt's journey in 1910 from Khartum through Europe to New York.

African and European Addresses. With an introduction presenting a description of the conditions under which the addresses were given during Mr. Roosevelt's journey in 1910 from Khartum through Europe to New York.

By: Theodore Roosevelt

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York & London, G.P. Putnam's Sons & The Knickerbocker Press: 1910

Seller ID: 3287

Condition: Very Good


New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons & The Knickerbocker Press. Very Good. 1910. Gilt ruled half green morocco over cloth boards. Five raised bands, gilt particulars and decoration to spine which has faded to brown. Top edge gilt. Blindstamp of St. Paul's School in Concord, New Hampshire to title page. Remnants of library pocket to rear pastedown and fly. Otherwise, a nice clean copy without further markings. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; xli, 249 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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La Henriade de Voltaire, en Dix Chants

By: Voltaire

Price: $190.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez P. M. Nyon le jeune: 1788

Seller ID: 4811

Condition: Very Good


Full mottled calf. Gilt particulars to spine. Gilt rolled edges. Marbled edges and endpapers. Translated to Latin by Caux de Capreval in service to la Cour Palatine. "Nouvelle edition revue avec le plus grand foin d'apres celle de Deux-Ponts corrigee." Scarce copy bound nicely. Marks in front and title page. Slight bookworm damage to rear's bottom corner (see image). 408pp. 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

Seller ID: 1685

Condition: Very Good


Boston: A. Williams and Company. Very Good. 1879. First American. Wraps. 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; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info