19th Century from Antiquarian Book Shop

New Arrivals

No image available

Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc By The Sieur Louis De Conte Translated By Jean Francois

by Twain, Mark ; [Samuel Clemens] ; "Sieur Louis De Conte Translated By Jean Francois"

Condition
Used - Very Good-
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1896
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$350.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Harper and Brothers. Very Good-. 1896. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. xiv, 461, (2) ads pages; Contents clean and secure in original red cloth with decorative stamping in gilt and white depicting Joan's sword and shield on the front boards and in outline at the spine; short area of color loss at spine edge of… Read more about this item
Item Price
$350.00
No image available

La Feuille a L'Envers

by Montagne, Edouard ; Gorguet et Fau (illustrations)

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1885
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$75.00

Show Details

Description:
Ed. Monnier et Co.. Very Good. 1885. First Edition. Hardcover. 109, (2) pages; Bound in light blue buckram with gilt lettering at spine with former owners initials at base "1885 / B.R.J."; pink marbled endpapers; original colored illustrated wrappers bound in; 10 full page plates with hand coloring, 10 illustrated initials (some colored), and 10 … Read more about this item
Item Price
$75.00
No image available

Histoire de La Buche - Recits sur la Vie des Plantes

by Fabre, Jean-Henri ; Yan Dargent (Illustrations)

Condition
Used - Very Good-
Published
1867
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$29.95

Show Details

Description:
Paris: Chez Garnier Freres. Very Good-. 1867. Hardcover. (viii), 466 pages; Contents secure in original binding of red leather spine over red cloth covered boardss. Owner's name ffep, otherwise unmarked; scattered foxing throughout; cloth rubbed through at corners, superficial stains to boards. The work is illustrated by Yan' Dargent with a frontispiece engraving, plus 15… Read more about this item
Item Price
$29.95
No image available

AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MA-KA-TAI-ME-SHE-KIA-KIAK, OR BLACK HAWK, Embracing the Traditions of His Nation, Various Wars in Which He Has Been Engaged, and His Account of the Cause and General History of the Black Hawk War of 1832

by Patterson, J. B. ; (Editor) ; Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak ; Black Hawk ; Antoine LeClair (Interpreter0

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
Published
1882
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$124.95

Show Details

Description:
Oquawka IL: J. B. Patterson - Continental Printing Co. Very Good. 1882. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. 208 pages; Howes P-120 Black Hawk, born Ma-ka-tai-me-she-kia-kiak, (1767 – 1838) was a band leader and warrior of the Sauk American Indian tribe in what is now the Midwest of the United States. Although he had inherited an important historic… Read more about this item
Item Price
$124.95
WONDERS OF THE YELLOWSTONE New Edition with Maps and Illustrations
More Photos

WONDERS OF THE YELLOWSTONE New Edition with Maps and Illustrations

by Richardson, James

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Published
1874
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$174.99

Show Details

Description:
New York: Scribner, Armstrong & Co.. Very Good+. 1874. Hardcover. The Illustrated Library of Travel, Exploration and Adventure; xii, (2), 256, (8) ads pages; A very nice example of this fascinating account of the author's exploration of the Yellowstone region. Former owner's brief inscription on first blank after endpapers, otherwise contents clean, complete and secure in original reddish brown cloth… Read more about this item
Item Price
$174.99
FIRST FAMILIES OF THE SIERRAS
More Photos

FIRST FAMILIES OF THE SIERRAS

by Miller, Joaquin

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1876
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$49.94

Show Details

Description:
Chicago: Jansen, McClurg, and Co.. Very Good. 1876. First Edition. Hardcover. 258, (4) pages; Contents clean and secure in original brown cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine; minor wear at spine ends, corners a bit rounded. A very nice example of this first edition of Miller's wonderful stories of early California settlers. Cincinnatus Heine Miller (1837 – 1913), better… Read more about this item
Item Price
$49.94
Oeuvres complètes de M. A. de Lamartine  [Four volumes bound in Two]  Édition nouvelle, publiée pour la première fois par l'auteur
More Photos

Oeuvres complètes de M. A. de Lamartine [Four volumes bound in Two] Édition nouvelle, publiée pour la première fois par l'auteur

by De Lamartine, M. Alphonse

Condition
Used - Good
Edition
Nouvelle
Published
1834
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$39.94

Show Details

Description:
Paris: Charles Gosselin et Librairie Furne. Good. 1834. Nouvelle. Hardcover. Contents secure in contemporary binding of brown quarter leather over marbled boards, gilt lettering at spine; crackling and rubbed at extremeties. Title pages (illustrated) for second and third volumes only. No frontispieces or illustrations hors texte. Lacks first 112 pp of fourth volume (Harmonies 1-11). Foxing throughout. Contents include: Préface… Read more about this item
Item Price
$39.94
Knuttelgedichte, Erzahlungen, Schwanke und ernste Balladen (nicht modern)  [Poems, Stories, Jokes and Serious Ballads (not Modern)]
More Photos

Knuttelgedichte, Erzahlungen, Schwanke und ernste Balladen (nicht modern) [Poems, Stories, Jokes and Serious Ballads (not Modern)]

by Ries, Georg Wilhelm Otto von

Condition
Used - Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
Published
1822
Binding
Original blue wrappers
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$199.99

Show Details

Description:
Altona: J. F. Hammerich. Very Good-. 1822. First Edition. Original blue wrappers. xviii, (2), 359, (3) pages; Three early owner names, otherwise clean and secure in original blue printed wrappers with printed border to each panel printed in black. Wrappers significantly chipped along spine and superficial stains (not affecting text block after titlepage). Name on… Read more about this item
Item Price
$199.99
Album of Dublin and Co. Wicklow -- 27 views
More Photos

Album of Dublin and Co. Wicklow -- 27 views

by Lawrence, William Mervin ;

Condition
Used - Very Good
Published
1880s
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$24.99

Show Details

Description:
Dublin: W. Lawrence. Very Good. 1880s. Hardcover. Accordion album of views of Dublin and surrounding Wicklow County, Ireland from the 1860s-1880s; lithographs after photographs bound in cloth covered boards with gilt decoration. Cloth faded along bottom of front board, some chipping, cloth at spine internally reinforced, archival tissue along some folds. Views in very nice condition [14] plates on 1… Read more about this item
Item Price
$24.99
J. H. McCLELLAND  [Steel Engraved Portrait]

J. H. McCLELLAND [Steel Engraved Portrait]

by Cushing, Thomas

Condition
Used - Very Good
Published
1889
Binding
Print
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$12.95

Show Details

Description:
Chicago: A. Warner Co.. Very Good. 1889. Print. 1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of J. H. McClelland extracted from Cushing's History of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, Including its Early Settlement... also Portraits of Some of its Prominent Men. Chicago: A. Warner & Co., 1889. The portrait measures 10" by 7" with the image and facsimile autograph centered; protective tissue guard… Read more about this item
Item Price
$12.95
Some Account of the Worshipful Company of Grocers, of the City of London

Some Account of the Worshipful Company of Grocers, of the City of London

by Heath, John Benjamin

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1829
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$499.99

Show Details

Description:
London: Privately Printed. Very Good+. 1829. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. viii, 258 pages; London: Very Good+. 1829. First Edition; First Printing. viii, 358 & [1] pages; Contemporary full polished calf, tobacco brown, covers paneled with incised lines in blind, decorative devices stamped in the corners and the panels of the spine, title lettered in gilt in… Read more about this item
Item Price
$499.99
Select Views of the Royal Palaces of Scotland from drawings by William  Brown, Glasgow ; with Illustrative Descriptions of their Local Situation,  Present Appearance, and Antiquities Illustrated with Twenty full page  Engraved Views and Several Decorative Vignettes
More Photos

Select Views of the Royal Palaces of Scotland from drawings by William Brown, Glasgow ; with Illustrative Descriptions of their Local Situation, Present Appearance, and Antiquities Illustrated with Twenty full page Engraved Views and Several Decorative Vignettes

by Jamieson, John ; William Brown (illustrator); William Miller (Engraver)

Condition
Used - Good
Edition
Second Edition
Published
1840
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$54.95

Show Details

Description:
Glasgow: A. Fullarton and Co.. Good. 1840. Second Edition. Hardcover. 180 pages; Contents clean and complete in original cloth covered boards in nice condition, rubbed at corners; backstrip missing, boards detached. Illustrated with twenty wonderful full page engravings of views of the castles done after drawings by the artist William Brown (engraved by William… Read more about this item
Item Price
$54.95
ENGLISH POETS - Twelve Essays
More Photos

ENGLISH POETS - Twelve Essays

by Gostwick, Joseph

Condition
Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1875
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$49.95

Show Details

Description:
New York: Stroefer and Kirchner. Good. 1875. First Edition. Hardcover. 229 pages; Decorative cloth binding is extremely worn at spine and extremeties; spine roughly repaired; contents are quite nice - clean and complete; all edges gilt. With all Twelve Portraits of the Poets: Shakespeare, Milton, Addison, Pope, Goldsmith, Burns, Wordsworth, Scott, Byron,… Read more about this item
Item Price
$49.95
Celebration of the One Hundredth Anniversary: Of the Incorporation of the  Town of Princeton, Mass, October 20th, 1859 including the Address of Hon.  Charles Theodore Russell, [PROGRESS] the Poem of Prof. Erastus Everett,  and Other Exercises of the Occasion
More Photos

Celebration of the One Hundredth Anniversary: Of the Incorporation of the Town of Princeton, Mass, October 20th, 1859 including the Address of Hon. Charles Theodore Russell, [PROGRESS] the Poem of Prof. Erastus Everett, and Other Exercises of the Occasion

by Russell, Charles Theodore ; Erastus Everett

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1860
Binding
Original Printed Wrappers
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$24.95

Show Details

Description:
Worcester: Wm. R. Hooper, printer. Very Good. 1860. First Edition. Original Printed Wrappers. 119 pages; Contents clean and secure in original printed wrappers. Wrappers chipped at edges and along back strip; stamp of former institutional owner at bottom of front wrapper. OCLC 9488152 Including the lengthy address by Hon. Charles Theodore Russell… Read more about this item
Item Price
$24.95
The Young Florist; or Conversations on The Culture of Flowers, and of  Natural History, with Numerous Engravings, from Original Designs
More Photos

The Young Florist; or Conversations on The Culture of Flowers, and of Natural History, with Numerous Engravings, from Original Designs

by Breck, Joseph

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
Published
1833
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$350.00

Show Details

Description:
Boston: Russell, Odiorne and Co. Very Good+. 1833. First Edition. Hardcover. 168 pages; Clean and complete in binding of tan leather spine and plain blue paper covered boards; rubbed at spine and corners. Quite nice example of this scarce botanical book for young people. OCLC 1338788702 [1 copy]; OCLC 1338788702 [1 copy]. … Read more about this item
Item Price
$350.00
Geoffrey the Knight -- A Tale of Chivalry of the Days of King Arthur ;  with Twenty Whole Page Engravings by Gustave Dore
More Photos

Geoffrey the Knight -- A Tale of Chivalry of the Days of King Arthur ; with Twenty Whole Page Engravings by Gustave Dore

by Mary-Lafon, Jean-Bernard ; Gustave Dore

Condition
Used - Very Good-
Edition
First Edition Thus
Published
1869
Binding
Hard Cover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$74.95

Show Details

Description:
London: T. Nelson and Sons. Very Good-. 1869. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. 215 pages; Former owner's name neatly on ffep "1870", otherwise clean and secure in original purple cloth binding with decorative stamping in blind to boards and in gilt at spine; spine faded and rubbed, worn at ends, strip of fading along two edges of… Read more about this item
Item Price
$74.95
JOURNAL OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY of the STATE of SOUTH CAROLINA for the  YEAR 1835   Governor's Message by George McDuffie
More Photos

JOURNAL OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY of the STATE of SOUTH CAROLINA for the YEAR 1835 Governor's Message by George McDuffie

by McDuffie, George ; et alus

Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1835
Binding
Hard Cover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$150.00

Show Details

Description:
n.p.: General Assembly of South Carolina. Very Good. 1835. First Edition. Hard Cover. (3), 4-87 pages; Booklet in original self wrappers, contents clean and secure in a modern binding of red polished buckram with gilt lettering at spine; cream endpapers; minor ex-libris markings - small bookplate and LC surplus duplicate release stamp on rear ep;… Read more about this item
Item Price
$150.00
The Castles, Palaces and Prisons of Mary of Scotland
More Photos

The Castles, Palaces and Prisons of Mary of Scotland

by Mackie, Charles

Condition
Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1849
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$44.95

Show Details

Description:
London: Arthur Hall, Virtue & Co. Good. 1849. First Edition. Hardcover. xii, 480 pages; Contents clean and secure in contemporary binding of brown half leather over green cloth. Hinges very tender, leather worn at extremeties, large chip at base of spine (1"). Frontispiece engraving and 6 additional full page engraved plates with linen backing, many engravings… Read more about this item
Item Price
$44.95
The American Ready Reckoner, or, Trader's, Farmer's, & Mechanic's  Expeditious Calculator : in Dollars and Cents. To which is added a variety  of useful tables
More Photos

The American Ready Reckoner, or, Trader's, Farmer's, & Mechanic's Expeditious Calculator : in Dollars and Cents. To which is added a variety of useful tables

Condition
Used - Very Good
Published
1829
Binding
Hardcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$149.95

Show Details

Description:
Baltimore: F. Lucas, Jr. 138 Market Street. Very Good. 1829. Hardcover. 170, (4) pages; Published in "fifty third year of Independence" = 1828-9. Contents clean and secure in original binding of blue paper covered boards with tan sheepskin leather spine; leather worn and chipped along spine; some superficial stains to boards. Former owner's name and… Read more about this item
Item Price
$149.95
The Seaman's Signal Manual for the use of Her Majesty's Fleet
More Photos

The Seaman's Signal Manual for the use of Her Majesty's Fleet

by British Admiralty; Royal Navy

Condition
Used - Very Good
Published
1899
Binding
Softcover
Quantity Available
1
Seller
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
$49.95

Show Details

Description:
London: Official Copy HMSO. Very Good. 1899. Softcover. 21, (3), 12 plates pages; Original blue cloth covered card binding, gilt title on upper cover; cloth rubbed and scratched at spine andfront cover; LC bookplate and two institutional stamps - LC surplus release stamp on ffep and presentation stamp from the British Admiralty. Text and plates … Read more about this item
Item Price
$49.95