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L'Aldimiro del Cavaliere by Lengueglia Carlo della - 1638

by Lengueglia Carlo della

L'Aldimiro del Cavaliere by Lengueglia Carlo della - 1638

L'Aldimiro del Cavaliere

by Lengueglia Carlo della

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Bolgna: Giacomo Monti, 1638. Early Edition. Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good Condition. Later half red sheep, 4 1/2" x 2 1/2". The first Bolognese edition of Lengueglia's courtesy book first published in Venice (and then Rome) the previous year. Quite scarce, no copies of this edition and only 6 copies of any edition in Worldcat. A charming little book, 3 books continuously paginated, 492pp, probably lacking endpapers, light wear to a few page edges, one small marginal repair. Size: Miniature. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Sociology & Culture. Inventory No: 042319.
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  • Publisher Giacomo Monti
  • Place of Publication Bolgna
  • Date Published 1638
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A LEVANTINE LOG-BOOK
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A LEVANTINE LOG-BOOK

by HART. JEROME.;

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Longmans, Green and Co. New York.,1905. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8.3 x 5.7 inches). Illustrated throughout with 51 mono photo views of Turkey, Palestine, Egypt, Malta, Naples and Pompeii. A lovely clean copy finely bound by Blackwells in contemporary full red morocco. Spine with raised bands, ruled in gilt. Compartments double ruled, decorated and lettered in gilt. Double ruled borders on boards. Gilt inner denteles. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Neat previous owners bookplate on front paste down endpaper. A fine copy of this intertesting travelogue.:
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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM.  The Astronomer Poet of Persia. Rendered into English Verse (by...
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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM. The Astronomer Poet of Persia. Rendered into English Verse (by Edward Fitzgerald)

by OMAR KHAYYAM

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Macmillan & Co. Ltd. London. 1906. Reprint of the 1889, fifth Fitzgerald edition. 8vo. (8 x 5.6 inches). iv, 112pp. Contains the fifth and first edition texts, plus notes on Omar Khayyam and the poem, and comparisons between the first four editions. Finely bound, for Hatchards, in early full dark purple morocco. Spine with five raised bands, each with gilt piping. Compartments lettered and decorated in gilt. Front board with elaborate decorative floral design in gilt, embellished with red morocco inlay dots. Rear board with double gilt ruled border with red inlay dots to the corners of the inner border. Board edges with single gilt rule. Inner board edges with tripe ruled line borders and dotted corners. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Some very light rubbing to extremities and the colouring is faintly darker to the outer boards but overall a lovely copy in a highly decorative early twentieth century fine leather binding.
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THE CROCK OF GOLD.
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THE CROCK OF GOLD.

by STEPHENS. JAMES. --- Mackenzie. Thomas. Illustrates

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Macmillan and Co. Limited. London. 1926. FIRST ILLUSTRATED EDITION. 8vo. (9.4 x 6.5 inches). Twelve full colour plates and 31 mono wood block illustrations as head and tail pieces. Finely bound in a beautiful full tan Morocco binding by Bayntun (Riviere) of Bath. Spine with five raised bands, each with gilt decorations. The compartments are lettered, decorated and ruled in gilt. Gilt illustration of a Leprechaun stood next to his crock of gold to the upper board. Both boards with double gilt ruled borders. Marbled endpapers, gilt inner dentelles. Top edge gilt. A fine copy housed in a velvet lined plain clam shell box with blue cloth covering. A fine leather bound copy of this wonderfully illustrated edition.
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CIDER WITH ROSIE.
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CIDER WITH ROSIE.

by LEE. LAURIE. ; Ward. John. Illustrates

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The Hogarth Press. London. 1959. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Frontispiece and line drawings throughout by John Ward. A fine copy in recent binding of full green morocco. Spine with raised bands, ruled and lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt. A lovely, fine copy of this classic account of country life in the Cotswolds between the wars.
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IAN HAMILTON'S MARCH. Together with extracts from the diary of Lieutenant H. Frankland, a...
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IAN HAMILTON'S MARCH. Together with extracts from the diary of Lieutenant H. Frankland, a prisoner of war at Pretoria

by CHURCHILL, WINSTON. S

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Longmans, Green, and Co. London. 1900. SECOND EDITION, published November 1900, the month after the October first edition. 8vo. (7.6 x 5.2 inches). xiv, 409pp. Portrait frontis, with tissue guard, and ten maps & plans throughout, including large fold-out colour map at end. A fine clean, bright copy, recently bound in half dark blue morocco. Spine with raised bands, decorated with gilt piping. Navy blue cloth to boards. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. A fine copy. The binding isn't signed but is certainly the work of a master bookbinder.
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The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (3 Volumes)
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The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (3 Volumes)

by Montagu, Mary Wortley

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London: Richard Bentley 1837. (Hardcover set) 424, 425, 467pp. Very good. Finely bound in tan morocco, tooled in gilt and with leather spine labels in red and green. Marbled edges and endpapers, 5 engravings (incl. Frontispieces), index in final volume. Engraved armorial bookplate in each volume A handsome set with only minor rubbing at the extremities. (Sets, Biography, Sets).
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Caricature and Other Comic Art in All Times and Many Lands
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Caricature and Other Comic Art in All Times and Many Lands

by Parton, James

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1877. SCARCE in fine contemporary binding signed Tout ( of London), half black crushed morocco over marbled boards with gilt rules, matching marbled end pages, the back richly gilt, top edge gilt, silk page marker. With 203 wonderfully funny illustrations. Near Fine, light rubbing to morocco. 340 + 7 pp. publisher's ads. . First Edition. Half Morocco. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Neuman and Baretti's Dictionary of the English and Spanish Languages. Wherein the Words are...
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Neuman and Baretti's Dictionary of the English and Spanish Languages. Wherein the Words are Correctly Explained, Agreeably to Their Different Meanings, and a Great Variety of Terms, Related to the Arts, Sciences, Manufactures, Merchandise, Navigation....

by M. Seoane, M.D.; Neuman, Henry; Baretti, Joseph

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London: Longman, Brown and Co.; T. Cadell; J. M. Richardson, Whittaker and Co., Etc. , 1831. SCARCE< the 8th Edition, 1831. In two volumes, Vol. I Spanish and English; Vol. II Ingles y Espanol. "Thoroughly revised, greatly improved, enlarged by the addition of many thousand words, and the two parts most carefully collated by M. Seoane, M.D.". Finely bound in signed Riviere contemporary binding of full calf, , the backs ornately tooled in gilt with gilt lettering on red and brown morocco labels, marbled end papers, all edges gilt. Very Good Plus, early expert repair rear cover Vol. II, covers lightly rubbed, moderate toning to end papers only. A quite handsome set. . 8th Edition. Full Calf. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Speeches of the Right Honourable Charles James Fox in the House of Commons. In Six Volumes
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The Speeches of the Right Honourable Charles James Fox in the House of Commons. In Six Volumes

by Fox, Charles James

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London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown,, 1815. Six volumes rebound in later Nineteenth century half calf over marbled boards, black morocco labels with gilt lettering back, plain peach end papers. The small binder's ticket of Lawrence Ridge, Grantham front paste down. Very Good Plus, light rubbing at edges. SCARCE in lovely binding. Charles James Fox (1749-1806) was a contemporary and friend of William Burke and the arch-rival of William Pitt the younger. A noted anti-slavery politician and a supporter of the American and French,Revolutions, he rose to prominence in the House of Commons due to his forceful speech and eloquence. This 6 volume set will require additional postage charges for priority and international orders- please inquire. . First Edition. Half Calf. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Gift: A Chistmas and NewYear's Present for 1840
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The Gift: A Chistmas and NewYear's Present for 1840

by Poe, Edgar Allan; Stowe, Harriet Beecher; Edited by Miss Leslie

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Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, 1839. Original dark brown morocco with elaborate gilt decorations, all edges gilt, yellow end papers, Very Good, small rubs at corners and spine ends, prior owner signatures front end page and first page of text,"Miss Emeline Fredrickson, Christmas, 1840", moderate to heavy foxing at engravings, first signature loosened yet holding, end papers soiled. Contains the first printing of Poe's story "William Wilson, plus "Deacon Enos" by Harriet Beecher Stowe. . First Edition. Morocco. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Cussler, Clive & Blackwood, Grant | Kingdom, The | Double-Signed Numbered Ltd Edition

Cussler, Clive & Blackwood, Grant | Kingdom, The | Double-Signed Numbered Ltd Edition

by Cussler, Clive & Blackwood, Grant

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Norwood Press, 2011. Hardcover. New. Limited Collector's Edition June 2011 OR: Norwood Press Limited Numbered Edition, signed by both authors. Numbered editions are numbered 1-98, have custom 3/4 marbled boards in a matching slip-case and are stamped in gold.
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Cussler, Clive & Du Brul, Jack | Jungle, The | Double-Signed Numbered Ltd Edition

Cussler, Clive & Du Brul, Jack | Jungle, The | Double-Signed Numbered Ltd Edition

by Cussler, Clive & DuBrul, Jack

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Norwood Press, 2011. Hardcover. New. Limited Collector's Edition March 2011 OR: Norwood Press Limited Numbered Edition, signed by both authors. Numbered editions are numbered 1-98, have custom 3/4 marbled boards in a matching slip-case and are stamped in gold.
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Cussler, Clive & Scott, Justin | Race, The | Double-Signed Numbered Ltd Edition

Cussler, Clive & Scott, Justin | Race, The | Double-Signed Numbered Ltd Edition

by Cussler, Clive & Scott, Justin

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Norwood Press, 2011. Hardcover. New. Limited Collector's Edition September 2011 OR: Norwood Press Limited Numbered Edition, signed by both authors. Numbered editions are numbered 1-98, have custom 3/4 marbled boards in a matching slip-case and are stamped in gold.
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Germinal

Germinal

by Emile Zola

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The Easton Press, The Collector's Library of Famous Editions, 1992 (1942). First Thus; Collector's Edition. Translated by Havelock Ellis. Illustrated by Berthold Mahn. Hardcover. Issued without dust jacket. Used - Fine, "Like New" condition. Appears unopened / unread. Binding and text block are tight, bright, and clean with no ownership markings or bookplates. Bound in full (genuine) leather with hubbed spine. All edges gilt. Embossed in 22kt gold on the spine and front and back covers. Heavy duty binding boards. Printed on acid-neutral, archival paper. Smyth sewn with concealed muslin joints, silk moire fabric end leaves, and permanent satin ribbon marker. Notes From The Archives sheet laid in. Photo is of the copy we have at Barbed Wire Books. A gorgeous copy.
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Jacobson, Alan | Inmate 1577 | Signed & Numbered Limited Edition Book

Jacobson, Alan | Inmate 1577 | Signed & Numbered Limited Edition Book

by Jacobson, Alan

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Norwood Press, 2011. Hardcover. New. Limited Edition Hardcover Book. July 2011 OR: Norwood Press Limited Numbered Edition, hand signed by Alan Jacobson. Numbered editions are numbered 1-100, in custom slipcase.
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The King of the Golden River

The King of the Golden River

by Ruskin, John

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5956Ruskin The King of the Golden River, A Legend of Stiria. Publisher: Roycrofters, East Aurora, NY, 1900. RARE. Original copyright 1841. BOUND IN SUEDE LEATHER. Used . Good- condition./ None Issued. A couple of top edges show bite-size area of loss. Does not effect text. Frontispiece black and white portrait of John Ruskin. Decorated title page and decorated initial letters by Samuel Warner. Colophon reads, printed in red, as follows: SO HERE ENDETH THE KING OF THE GOLDEN RIVER, AS / WRITTEN BY JOHN RUSKIN: THE TITLE PAGE AND INITIALS / BEING DESIGNED BY SAMUEL WARNER, AND THE WHOLE / DONE INTO A BOOK BY THE ROYCROFTERS, AT THEIR SHOP, / IN EAST AURORA, NEW YORK, U.S.A., IN THE YEAR MCM. Roycroft logo with Elbert Hubbard printed in. handwritten gift inscription and signature on front free endpaper dates this item to the year 1900. Leather is in clean condition.
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A Plurality of Words
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A Plurality of Words

by Fontenelle, Bernard De

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London: The Nonesuch Press, 1929. #1546 of an edition of 1600, 1200 copies for sale by the Nonesuch Press, and 400 copies for sale in the United States by Random House. John Glanvill's translation of 1688. Designed by Francis Meynell, printed on Van Gelder paper at the Curwen Press, colour-stencil decorations by T.L. Poulton. Near Fine, gilt at spine a bit dulled yet legible, prior owner bookplate and gift inscription front end pages, rear end page toned from old paper laid in. Lacking the slipcase. . Limited and Numbered Edition. Vellum. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Edition.
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The Night the Bear Came Off the Mountain
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The Night the Bear Came Off the Mountain

by Sinclair, John L

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Santa Fe: Rydal, 1991. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good+. Limited Edition, No. 2 of 5 copies: this is a proof copy of the First Edition, bound in fine gilt-stamped black leather with marbled endpapers. 8vo, black leather; vg+ (scratch and two faint scrapes to front cover; faint smudge to side edge); 108pp.
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A Garland for Jake Zeitlin on the Occasion of His 65th Birthday & the Anniversary of His 40th...
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A Garland for Jake Zeitlin on the Occasion of His 65th Birthday & the Anniversary of His 40th Year in the Book Trade

by Edited by J. M. Edelstein

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Los Angeles: Grant Dahlstrom & Saul Marks, 1967. Presentation and Association Copy, SIGNED by Jake Zeitlin at the half-title page -" To Gary, With all my great hopes for his future as a bookman Jake July 12, 1975". From the collection of Gary Steigerwald, at the time a young bookseller working for Zeitlin. One of 800 copies. Fine. Typography by Saul & Lillian Marks, The Plantin Pressm printed by Grant Dahlstrom at The Castle Press. Binding by the Earle Gray Bookbinding Company. . SIGNED. Limited Edition. Quarter Buckram. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. Small 4to. Presentation Copy.
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Just Folks
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Just Folks

by Guest, Edgar A

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Chicago: Reilly & Lee Co., 1917. RARE in Arts & Crafts tooled leather binding. Top edge gilt. Marbled end pages. Near Fine, slight toning. . First Edition. Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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