Zzpc from abookshop

New Arrivals

No cover image available

Katalog der Grossen Kunstausstellung des Vereins zur Veranstaltung von Kunstausstellungen e.V.

by (no author)

Seller
abookshop
Published
1926
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$295.00

Show Details

Description:
Dusseldorf: Verein zur Veranstaltung von Kunstausstellungen, 1926. Bound in tan illustrated wraps, stamped in red. 120 pp. Illustrations in black and white. One diagonal crease to bottom of rear panel. Minor toning to pages. Rare -- only six copies on OCLC/Worldcat. Text in German.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Illus.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$295.00
No cover image available

Rollo Learning to Talk - (Two Volumes)

by ABBOTT, Jabob

Seller
abookshop
Published
1835
Condition
Good +
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$1,350.00

Show Details

Description:
Boston: Thomas H. Webb & Co, 1835. Bound in tan stamped cloth. This is the amazingly rare two volume set on this early reader. Titled: School Library, Primary Series -- Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 (179 pp. / 180 pp.) No copies of the two volume set (only one copy of Volume 1). Soiling,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$1,350.00
No cover image available

"Dass das Evangelium von Jesu Christo" - That the Gospel of Jesus Christ, according to Rom. I, 16. continues to prove itself as the power of God unto salvation

by DORING, Friedrich Christlieb

Seller
abookshop
Published
1792
Condition
Good +
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$2,400.00

Show Details

Description:
Lancaster, Pa.: Charles Cist / Tobias Hirte, 1792. Bound in stiff boards, A scarce 65 pp. book on religion. The boards are tender, the spine is precarious, but still a great little book on Jesus. Printed in German, "Dass das Evangelium von Jesu Christo, nach Römer I. v. 16. noch immer eine Kraft Gottes sey ... Rare -… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$2,400.00
No cover image available

Poems and Essays

by KIRK, George Harley

Seller
abookshop
Published
1863
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$495.00

Show Details

Description:
Dublin, IRE: John F. Fowler, 1863. Bound in blue cloth, stamped in gold (still bright). All edges gilt. 215 pp. + addendum. Includes: Hermit of Innisfallen.--Imitations.--Lovers' leap.--Ballads.--Miscellaneous.--Fugitive pieces.--Essays. Some darkening to edge of front free endpaper. Scarce, especially in this protected condition - only 9 copies on OCLC/Worldcat. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$495.00
No cover image available

Mat Power - Lehigh Wrestling Highlights 1910-1977

by DIEHL, Denny

Seller
abookshop
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780965658805
Item Price
$125.00

Show Details

Description:
Skippack, PA: Roby Publishing, 1997. Bound in black cloth, stamped in gold. An incredibly scarce book on Lehigh University Wrestling. Handsome production, 255 pp. printed on glossy stock. Lots of historic photos of wrestlers. Two leaves of addenda laid in. Incredibly scarce -- only one copy on OCLC! . First Edition. Hard… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$125.00
No cover image available

Images de Saints et Saintes issus de la famille de l'Empereur Maximilien I

by BURGKMAIR, Hans (Burgmaier)

Seller
abookshop
Published
1799
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$4,750.00

Show Details

Description:
Vienna: F. X. Stoeckl, 1799. Bound in white presumably 19th century calf with five raised bands and leather label to spine. 119 Woodcuts. "Cuts by Beck, formerly attributed to Burgkmair"--British Museum. Dept. of Prints & Drawings. Rare -- only 22 copies on OCLC. Text in French. All edges gilt, patterned endsheets. Binding shows some… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$4,750.00
No cover image available

The Philosophy of Niels Bohr: The Framework of Complementarity (North-Holland Personal Library)

by Folse, Henry J

Seller
abookshop
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780444869142
Item Price
$175.00

Show Details

Description:
U.S.A.: Elsevier Science Ltd, 1985. Bound in light blue cloth, stamped in silver in matching dust jacket. A scarce first edition / hardcover edition of this work on the Philosopher. 281 pp. Tight, clean copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$175.00
No cover image available

Mat Power - Lehigh Wrestling Highlights 1910-1977

by DIEHL, Denny

Seller
abookshop
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780965658805
Item Price
$350.00

Show Details

Description:
Skippack, PA: Roby Publishing, 1997. Bound in black cloth, stamped in gold. An incredibly scarce book on Lehigh University Wrestling. Handsome production, 255 pp. printed on glossy stock. Lots of historic photos of wrestlers. Two leaves of addenda laid in. Incredibly scarce -- only one copy on OCLC! . First Edition. Hard… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$350.00
No cover image available

The Self-Winding Swiss Watch

by Watchmakers of Switzerland

Seller
abookshop
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$295.00

Show Details

Description:
Switzerland: Editions Ebauches, 1954. Book has five printed pages in color and then 12 overlays printed on plastic that by the 12th page, shows the makeup of building a swiss watch. Bound in yellow boards, stamped in blue. Extremely rare book on Swiss Watches (only six copies on OCLC). In amazingly good condition. . First… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$295.00
No cover image available

River of Gold: Precolumbian Treasures from Sitio Conte

by Ahern, Jerry;Hearne, Pamela;University of Pennsylvania. University Museum

Seller
abookshop
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780934718912
Item Price
$65.00

Show Details

Description:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Univ Museum Pubns, 1993. This is the scarce hard cover edition of this book, bound in black cloth, stamped in gold. A tight, clean and presumably unread copy. 132 pp. Hundreds of color and black and white illustrations. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket - As Published. 4to -… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$65.00
No cover image available

The Beauties of Architecture

by La Fever, Minard

Seller
abookshop
Published
1839
Condition
VG+
Edition
Third Edition
Item Price
$1,475.00

Show Details

Description:
NY: Appleton, 1839. Ex-Library (Reference-only) with two marks on title page. Rebound in recent green cloth, stamped in gold. Illustrated with 48 original plates designed expressly for this work. Each plate has facing text descriptions of the architecture depicted. Slight foxing, but nothing alarming. Approximately 320 pp. Exceedingly scarce. .… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$1,475.00
No cover image available

Dictionnaire Historique Des Rues De Paris - Two Volumes + Supplement

by HILLAIRET, Jacques

Seller
abookshop
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Fifth Edition
Item Price
$595.00

Show Details

Description:
Paris: Les Editions De Minuit, 1963. Tight, clean copies of the two main volumes in bright dust jackets. The Supplement, printed in 1972 is printed in glossy wraps. A great set on the history of Paris -- Street-by-Street. . Fifth Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Photo-Illustrated. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$595.00
No cover image available

A Calendar of Wills New Castle County 1682-1800

by (no author)

Seller
abookshop
Published
1911
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$295.00

Show Details

Description:
NY: Frederick H. Hitchcock, 1911. The scarce first edition of this 218 pp. reference book on the Wills of New Castle County in Delaware. Recently rebound in blue cloth, stamped in gold. Some minor pencil marginalia and a few clipped corners (not affecting text). Exceedingly scarce -- no copies on OCLC.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$295.00
No cover image available

Lykens-Williams Valley History - Directory and pictorial Review

by BARRETT, J. Allen

Seller
abookshop
Published
1922
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$245.00

Show Details

Description:
Harrisburg: Telegraph Printing Co., 1922. Rebound in recent green buckram, stamped in gold. The first edition of this scarce 302 pp. history of the Lykens-Williams Valley in PA. Original stiff green wraps bound in. Some minor staining to bottom front corner of first 14 pp. Blindstamp of the Lykens Justice of the Peace on second free endsheet.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$245.00
No cover image available

Pamphlets Reprinted from The Colonial Society of Massachusetts (2 Volumes)

by MATTHEWS, Albert

Seller
abookshop
Published
1907
Condition
VG+
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$595.00

Show Details

Description:
Cambridge: John Wilson and Son, 1907. Bound in two volumes, bound in dark blue buckram with leather spines. This includes bound pamphlets from Matthews, including: Notes on the Proposed Abolition of Slavery in Virginia, in 1785; Letters of Dennys De Berdt, 1757-1770; Bibliographical Notes on Boston Newspapers 1704-1780; The Purgatory River of Colorado; Notes on the Massachusetts Royal… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$595.00
No cover image available

Poetics Today

by (no author)

Seller
abookshop
Published
1979
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$95.00

Show Details

Description:
Tel Aviv, Israel: The Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics, 1979. Vol. 1, No. 1 thru Vol. 3, No. 3; Autumn, 1979 to Summer, 1982 in 11 volumes; covers literature, interpretation, narratology, language, theory; near 1000 pages in total. . First Edition. Soft Cover. VG+/No Jacket. Periodical.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$95.00
No cover image available

Bibliotheque Universelle De Geneva

by Various

Seller
abookshop
Published
1844
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$375.00

Show Details

Description:
Paris: Chez Anselin, 1844. Ex-Library copy but few marks. Recently rebound in dark brown cloth, stamped in gold. Parts 49-50, published January 1844 and March 1844. 404 pp. / 408 pp. with fold out charts included. A most acceptable copy of this periodical of the 19th Century that dealt with Literature, Agriculture, Science and Arts. Text… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$375.00
No cover image available

Faulkner: After the Nobel Prize (Signed)

by Gresset, Michel; Ohashi, Kenzaburo

Seller
abookshop
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9784841107302
Item Price
$185.00

Show Details

Description:
Kyoto: Yamaguchi Pub. House, 1987. Tight, clean copy bound in silver boards, stamped in black with matching dust jacket. A tight, clean copy of this work on Faulkner after 1949. Inscribed and signed by Mr. Ohashi on the front free endpaper. 349 pp. . Inscribed and Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$185.00
image of WWII - A Chronicle of Soldiering - Advance Advertising Brochure

WWII - A Chronicle of Soldiering - Advance Advertising Brochure

by JONES, James

Seller
abookshop
Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$295.00

Show Details

Description:
NY: Grosset & Dunlap, 1975. Graphics direction by Art Weithas. A scarce 16 pp. Pre-Publication Advertisement piece that preceded the book (as stated on the copyright page). The middle page is a four page color spread of a battlescene by Dwight S. Shepler. Multiple illustrations in both black and white and color re: WWII. Exceedingly… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$295.00
No cover image available

French Quarter Manual: An Architectural Guide to New Orleans' Vieux Carre

by Heard, Malcolm;Bernhard, Scott

Seller
abookshop
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780878059898
Item Price
$300.00

Show Details

Description:
New Orleans: Tulane , 1997. Bound in stiff printed wraps. A scarce book about New Orleans Architecture. Map endsheets. 163 pp. Hundreds of illustrations and architectural drawings.. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Oblong 8vo.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$300.00