COVID-19 Update

July 2, 2020: Biblio is open and shipping orders. Read more here.

Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

No image available

LIVES OF REMARKABLE YOUTH, OF BOTH SEXES.

No cover image available

LIVES OF REMARKABLE YOUTH, OF BOTH SEXES.

by Anonymous

  • Used
  • hardcover
Condition
See description
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 3 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Kinzers, Pennsylvania
Item Price:
$75.00
$5.00 shipping to USA
Standard Delivery: 7 to 14 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

E. Littell, Philadelphia: ., 1830 222 p. + Engraved Frontis of Princess Victoria with original tissue guard. Text beginning to brown. XLib bookplate of Juniata College Library. School gift book with print and manuscript from the Albany Academy to Joseph B. Brown the best in his class in English Grammar & improvement in penmanship, 1831. T. Romeyn Beck, Principal on front paste down. 24mo. 150 mm. Red leather spine over paper covered boards. Spine perished. Joseph B. Brown printed in gold gilt on red leather front joint. Hardbound. Fair. Title continues 'Contents. Sir Thomas Lawrence, Angela De La Moriniere, Mozart, The Admirable Crichton, Volney Beckner, Condiac De Montcalm, Blaise Pascal, Lady Jane Grey, and Edward The Sixth'. S&S/AI 2259. PALIB 4. Hardcover.

Reviews

Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log-in or create an account first!)

You're rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Bookseller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
ALEX135
Title
LIVES OF REMARKABLE YOUTH, OF BOTH SEXES.
Author
Anonymous
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
E. Littell, Philadelphia: .
Date published
1830
Keywords
PENNSYLVANIA IMPRINTS EARLY AMERICAN HISTORY BIOGRAPHIES JUVENILE EDUCATION SCHOOL BOOK CHRISTIAN BIOGRAPHY MOZART BLAISE PASCAL LADY JANE GREY EDWARD THE SIXTH PHILADELPHIA IMPRINT 1830
Bookseller catalogs
EDUCATION; HISTORY; EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINTS;

Terms of Sale

THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA

30 day return guarantee, with full refund including shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives misdescribed or damaged.

About the Seller

THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 3 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since: 2007
Kinzers, Pennsylvania
Ask Seller a Question

About THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA

Ron Lieberman, has been an antiquarian bookseller, rare book appraiser, and library consultant for Fifty years. His firm, The Family Album, has issued a series of exceptional catalogs and bibliographic references in a variety of fields, including: Incunabula; Pennsylvania-Americana; German-Americana; Fine Book Bindings; Early Photographica; Printing History & Typography; Classics from the Great Scholar / Printers; Etc. He was the instructor for a series of valuable workshops and courses in the history, taste, and technique of book collecting. He frequently lectures before professional groups of librarians and archivists on: the book trade; collection and building security; disaster preparedness; appraisals; and preservation, conservation, and binding. He has also often appeared on radio and television popularizing the pleasant hobby of antique book collecting. His expert opinion on the book collecting market; values of archives and manuscripts; collection preservation & security; historic photographs; and the value of rare books has been sought by sources as diverse as: the Historical & Museum Commission of PA; the PA State Library; the Library of Congress; the Smithsonian Institution; the FBI; American Bible Society; Money Magazine; Kipplinger Magazine; Conservation Centers; Warman\\\'s Antique Price Guides; U.S.A. Today; as well as Universities, Colleges, and Historical Societies throughout the United States. As one of the organizers of the World Library Fund, Mr. Lieberman provides professional analyses of library collections, and helps plan library development for public and private institutions in the United States and abroad. He was a Member of the Board of Governors of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (A.B.A.A.), and Chairman of the A.B.A.A. Security Committee. He was a long-time regular member of the Security Committee of the Rare Book and Manuscript Section (RBMS) of the American Library Association (ALA); and was the Past President of the Middle Atlantic Chapter, A.B.A.A. Mr. Lieberman was also, for many years, a consulting editor and contributor to the Haworth Press journal: \\\"College & Undergraduate Libraries.\\\" He is also a member of the: International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) // American Library Association (ALA); + ACRL/RBMS [For 25 Continuous Years] // PA Library Association (PLA) // Bibliographical Society of America // Middle Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) // Society for the History of Authorship, Readership, and Publishing (SHARP) // Library Company of Philadelphia // Philobiblon Club // Etc. Etc.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc....[more]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]

This Book’s Categories

tracking-