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Parlor Tableaux and Amateur Theatricals.

by Gill, William F.

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Published
1866
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$33.95

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Boston J. E. Tilton, 1866, hardcover. Later printing 1868. -- Popular evening entertainment of the mid 1800s, a series of stage settings. The first example is "The May Queen" with a poem by Tennyson, six girls in very specific costume, lively music played. -- Hardcover. 352 pages. Conditon: good-only (spine backing is loose; corners worn; hinges cracked; small ink… Read more
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Les Animaux Parlans; Poeme Epique en Vingt-six Chants.

by J. B. Casti [Giovanni Battista Casti, 1724-1803]

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Published
1819
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$140.65

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Paris de Brissot-Thivars, 1819, hardcover. Two volumes, including all 26 of the poetical tales. Translated from Italian into FRENCH and published in Paris 1819. Frontispiece engraved portrait. -- Hardcover, 2-volume set, printed boards with brown leather spines, pretty gold-stamped decorations. Condition: very good (covers a bit rubbed; outer pages lightly foxed but internally bright and clear).… Read more
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Mr Pickwick [Pages from The Pickwick Papers] AND musical production brochure.

by Dicken, Charles; Frank Reynolds; De Wolf Hopper

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Published
1910
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$286.15

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New York and London Hodder and Stoughton, 1910, hardcover. No publication date in book, 1910 supplied. -- This is a selection from Dickens's novel. -- Color plates, by Frank Reynolds, engraved and printed by Henry Stone & Son, Banbury [Oxfordshire], are tipped in. -- Hardcover, red cloth with gold and black decorations, 174 pages on heavy paper stock, 9x12x2… Read more
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Willie Graham, A Story For Boys.

by anonymous

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Published
1872
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$14.55

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1872, hardcover. Reprint, same year as original. -- Christian fiction, a boy makes a promise to his dying mother; the story relates his travels and travails to "be a good lad." -- Small hardcover. Condition: FAIR-only (the blind-stamped decorative cover is quite worn, spine unreadable; nice bookplate but also marks on endsheets; binding is loose).
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The Romance of the Earth.

by Bickerton, A. W.

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Published
1900
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$21.34

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London Swan Sonnenschein & Co, 1900, hardcover. No date given, 1900 supplied. -- This book addresses the origin of life, evolution, flora and fauna, everything. Many nice engravings. His ideas on marriage caused controversy [Teara, Encyclopedia of New Zealand]. -- Hardcover, ex-library copy with the vintage bookplate Alexandria, Pa., many library tape reinforcements, no entries on handwritten check-out card.… Read more
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Florence in Poetry, History and Art.

by Ryan, Sara Agnes

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Published
1913
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$72.75

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Chicago Mayer and Miller Company, 1913, hardcover. Includes generous selection of the art and quotations from the notables, chronological resume for four centuries, and map on endsheets. -- Hardcover, bright lettering on front cover, top-edge gilt, fore-edge deckled. Condition: very good minus (spine is lightly sunned and rubbed at tips -- otherwise, the pages are bright and the… Read more
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The Story of the Greatest Nations; Volume One: Early Nations; Greece.

by Ellis, Edward S.; Charles F. Horne

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Published
1901
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$43.65

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New York Francis R. Niglutsch, 1901, hardcover. Copiously illustrated with sharp engravings on nearly every page or on opposite plates. -- Hardcover, sturdy binding with bright spine lettering, blind-stamped rules, all-edges-gilt, pretty endsheets. Condition: near fine (tiny hole outer gutter).
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The Duke's Children.

by Trollope, Anthony

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$24.25

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London Ward Lock hardcover. No publication date given, circa 1890s, apparent later printing.- - This copy is modern rebound, sewn binding with nice gold spine lettering, the original color illustration and advertisement applied to front and rear covers. -- Six business plus publlisher's ads. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good minus (foxing to outer pages).
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Armorial Porcelain of the Eighteenth Century.

by Tudor-Craig, Algernon

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Published
1925
Edition
First Edition
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$121.25

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London Century House, 1925, First Edition. hardcover. First, Limited Edition of 1,000 numbered copies. -- Includes 3 color photos and dozens of black-and-white photos of the pieces with coats-of-arms. -- Ephemera included: Author's SIGNED letter saying that the recipient's pieces are illustrated in the book; two bills of sale 1924 for porcelain; publisher's prospectus; news clipping book review. --… Read more
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Das Sportflugzeug.

by Gymnich, Alfried

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Published
1926
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$33.95

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Berlin Richard Carl Schmidt, 1926, hardcover. 1926 airplanes book. Text in GERMAN. Flugtechnische Bibliothek Band 15. -- Includes 121 photos and drawings of the airplanes and their engines. Fold-out map showing flight routes from Berlin, with dates. 192 pages plus ads, 4.7x7 inches. -- Small hardcover, red cloth with white decoration. Condition: very good minus… Read more
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In Camp With A Tin Soldier.

by Bangs, John Kendrick

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Published
1902
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New York R. H. Russell, 1902, hardcover. Illustrated by E. M. Ashe, six plates. BAL 710. -- Hardcover, 194 pages, red cloth with black design. Condition: good (spine rubbed; corners bit bumped and worn; library stamp on title-page). -- Binding is tight and pages clean and bright.
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Sir Jaffray's Wife.

by Marchmont, A. W.

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Published
1898
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Chicago Rand McNally, 1898, hardcover. Reprint edition, copyright 1898 (there is a previous copyright 1895 by A. W. Marchmont, and this is stated "uniform"). NOTE: jacket and front-cover spelling error in title (Jaffrey). -- Hardcover, 305 pages, with bright picture front cover, over blue cloth. Condition: very good minus (light wear corners; cracked hinge; owner name) with… Read more
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The Forester's Daughter; A Romance of the Bear-tooth Range

by Garland, Hamlin

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Published
1914
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New York Harper, 1914, hardcover. Illustrated with four plates. Pretty hardcover, [287] pages, dark green with raised design and gilt lettering. Condition: very good (spine lettering a touch dulled; corner lightly bumped).
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Hartford F. J. Huntington, 1836, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition 1836. xi, 304 pages. Hardcover, full leather binding, with 1837 owner name in pencil. Condition: very good minus (text block little wavy; a few student marks most all in pencil; light foxing including title page). -- Overall, lovely copy for the 19th-century schoolbook or math collector.
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The New Normal First Reader.

by Raub, Albert N.

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Published
1894
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$24.25

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Chicago Werner Company, 1894, hardcover. Generously illustrated, with drawings and penmanship. -- Hardcover, 112 pages, brown cloth with black stamped decoration. Condition: very good (cover bumped at tips and corners; very small amount foxing, pages mostly bright and sharp).
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Nellie Newton: or, Patience and Perseverance.

by [no author identified]

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Boston American Tract Society [186-?] hardcover. Reprint; no publication date given, 186-? Three illustrations. -- 144 pages, 4x6 inches. Hardcover, brown cloth with blind-stamped decorations, owner gift note dated 1867. Condition: very good minus (spine cloth lightly sunned; binding cracked; some pages with minimal foxing).
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Light and Shade; or, The Young Artist. A Tale.

by Drury, Anna Harriet

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New York D. W. Evans hardcover. No publication date given, circa 1860; first publication in U.S. was Appleton 1853. -- Hardcover, nice binding: light brown cloth with pebbled, blind-stamped design and gold spine lettering. Condition: very good plus: tiny bit of wear at spine tips and corners; owner name dated 1864 "Mrs. Harriet C. Squier." -- The author… Read more
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At Odds, A Novel. 2 volumes.

by Tautphoeus, Baroness [Jemima Montgomery]

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Published
391895
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$72.75

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New York Putnam's, 391895, hardcover. Unusually nice early edition, 1895, "Waldering Edition" on box label (original was: Bentley, London, 1863). -- Hardcover, two volumes, beautiful olive cloth with gilt and blind-stamped decoration; top edges gilt; with jackets and box.-- Condition: books are near fine (just a little offset to endsheets). -- Plain printed jackets (laid in) have… Read more
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The Circle of the Century; The Achievements of One Hundred Years.

by Morris, Charles

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Published
1899
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Philadelphia International Publishing, 1899, hardcover. Cover subtitle: Its Noted Men and Great Events. -- Record of battles and soldiers, changes in map of the world, political and social revolutions, discoveries, tropics and arctics, inventions, literature, and the progress of religion, morals and benevolence. -- With 100 half-tone engravings of events, and 100 portraits. -- Hardcover, 646 pages, color painting… Read more
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1924 in 1934.

by Princeton University Class of 1924

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Published
19241934
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Princeton Princeton University Class of, 19241934, paperback. Various lists and articles on the 1924 graduates (names, occupations, spouse, children, etc.) -- Softcover, 116 pages. Condition: very good (spine tanned).
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