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image of Landscape – Historical Illustrations of Scotland, and the Waverly Novels:

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[Scott, Sir Walter] Landscape – Historical Illustrations of Scotland, and the Waverly Novels: From Drawings from J. M. W. Turner, Professor, R.A., Balmer, Bentley, Chisholm, Hart, A.R.A., Harding, McClise, A.B.A., Melville, &c, &c. Comic Illustrations by G. Cruikshank. Descriptions by the Rev. G. N. Wright, M.A., &c. Vol. I; Vol II. London, Paris & America: Fisher, Son, & Co. [1836-38]… Read more
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Scènes de la Vie Privée et Publique des Animaux Vignettes par Grandville.

by Grandville [Gérard, Jean-Ignace-Isidore (1803 – 1847)]

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Published
1855
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[Gérard, Jean-Ignace-Isidore (1803 – 1847)], Grandville. Scènes de la Vie Privée et Publique des Animaux Vignettes par Grandville. Études de Mœurs Contemporaines par MM. Balzac, George Sand, Charles Nodier, Stahl, J. Janin, P. Bernard, E. de La Bédollierre, L. Baude, Ed. Lemoine Etc. Paris : Maresq et Compagnie, Éditeurs, 5, rue du Pont-du-Lodi, 5 ; Gustave Havard, Librarie, 15, rue… Read more
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The Wassail-Bowl.

by Smith, Albert

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Published
1843
Edition
First
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$400.00

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Albert Smith, The Wassail-Bowl. By Albert Smith. In Two Volumes. London: Richard Bentley, New Burlington Street, 1843. First edition as a book. 18 cm x 11.5 cm. 12mo. [Vol. I: 2 blanks; frontispiece, preface, prologue; 252 pages; 2 blanks] [Vol. II: 2 blanks; frontispiece, title page; 249 pages; two blanks] Marbled green calf, with gold-ruled covers, five raised bands, six… Read more
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image of The Military Adventures of Johnny Newcome, with an Account of His Campaigns on the Peninsula and in Pall Mall:

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Thomas Rowlandson. [Col. David Roberts] The Military Adventures of Johnny Newcome, with an Account of His Campaigns on the Peninsula and in Pall Mall: with Sketches by Rowlandson; and Notes. By an Officer. London: Printed for Patrick Martin, 198, Oxford-Street, Corner of Orchard-Street, 1815. First edition. 23 cm; 8vo; [frontispiece; title page, with W. Wilson, Printer, 4 Greville-Street, Hatton-Garden, London,… Read more
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York Chapbooks

by Wordsworth, William et alia

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Published
[1820]
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$3,250.00

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[Chap Books, York Chap Books] James Kendrew, Ten Chapbooks bound. Book plate of Irwin Laughlin, whose motto was: Alias Aliis Hic Mihi, Ex-Bibliotheca in Aedibus Meridianis. Irwin B. Laughlin was an American diplomat, whose home in Washington, D. C., 1630 Crescent Place, now Meridan House, which once housed this book. Binding stamp partially illegible, Piccadilly. A marvelous collection… Read more
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Eccentric Tales In Verse. .

by Colman, George

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Published
1812
Edition
Second
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$775.00

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George Colman. Eccentric Tales. In Verse. Ascribed to George Colman, the Younger, Esq. Forming a New Volume to His Broad Grins. The Second Edition. London: Printed for Thomas Tegg, 111, Cheapside; and William Allason, 31, New Bond Street, 1812. Fold-out hand-colored frontispiece J. A. Atkinson, del., published by S. Tipper, Leadenhall Street. [xi; 144 pages] Printed by J. Haddon, Tabernacle… Read more
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Pacinotti, Luigi. Twenty-three Etchings in an Album. Unused Surviving Illustrations Intended for Meccanica architettonica e industriale con regole pratiche per le costruzioni, e per l'uso delle macchine, di Luigi Paccinotti, Prof. Di Fisica Technologica e di Meccanica Sperimentale nell'I. R. Università di Pisa. Bologna: Calcografia di Giovanni Zecchi; Incisori: P. Romagnoli, Casanova, F. Zecchi, B. Rosaspina; [1845]. Presumed first… Read more
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Ten Fables with Twenty One Illustrations by Rachel Russell.

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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Published
MCMXXVIII [1928]
Edition
First, as such.
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$450.00

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Stevenson, Robert Louis. Ten Fables with Twenty One Illustrations by Rachel Russell. London: The Swan Press, Chelsea : MCMXXVIII [1928]. With a memorial bookplate, "In Memory of Michael Hariot Huth Walters for his Friend" with the name Betty Menzies written in ink. Elizabeth G.C. Menzies was the rare woman staff photographer at Princeton University, whose images decorated the front cover… Read more
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Geschichte der Buchdruckerkunst von G.A.E. Bogeng.

by Bogeng, G. A. E.

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Published
1930-1941?
Edition
First
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Bogeng, G. A. E., Geschichte der Buchdruckerkunst von G.A.E. Bogeng. Dresden: Demeter-Verlag in Hellerau bei Dresden, [1930-1941?]. Erste – fünfzehnte lieferungen; achtzehnte – vierundzwanzigste lieferungen. Individual parts 1 – 15; 18 – 24. A total of only 22 parts are offered here. At the foot of the title page this notice appears: "Das werk erscheint in ca. 30 lieferungen von… Read more
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BOB A L’EXPOSITION Par GYP

by Sibylle-Gabrielle-Marie-Antoinette de Riquetti de Mirabeau

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Published
1889
Edition
Troisième Édition
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$450.00

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[Sibylle-Gabrielle-Marie-Antoinette de Riquetti de Mirabeau / Sibylle-Gabrielle-Marie-Antoinette de Riquetti de Martel de Janville] GYP, BOB A L'EXPOSITION Par GYP. Dessins de BOB. Troisième Édition. Paris : Calmann Lévy, Éditeur, Ancienne Maison Michel Lévy Frères, 3 Rue Auber, 3, 1889. In-8. [viii ; 120 pages]. Imp. Mouillot, 13. Quai Voltaire, 38300. French language text. Original green wrapper bound in. 23 cm… Read more
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Galaxy of Comicalities.

by Lansing, Alfred A., Alexander Anderson, Jacob Maas, Milton F. Harrison

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Published
1833-34
Edition
First
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[Lansing, Alfred A., Alexander Anderson, Jacob Maas, Milton F. Harrison], Galaxy of Comicalities, Philadelphia: Printed by Lesher & Shelly, No. 303 Callowhill St. at $1.25 per annum in advance, 1833. Twelve Issues: Volume 1: Nos. 1 – 12. These are twelve issues of only forty printed between October 2, 1833 and July 5, 1834. Galaxy of Comicalities is said to… Read more
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image of Life in London; Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq. and His Elegant Friend Corinthian Tom, Accompanied by Bob Logic, the Oxonian, in Their Rambles and Sprees through the Metropolis.

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[Egan, Pierce], Life in London; Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq. and His Elegant Friend Corinthian Tom, Accompanied by Bob Logic, the Oxonian, in Their Rambles and Sprees through the Metropolis. By Pierce Egan. Author of Walks through Bath, Sporting Anecdotes, Pictures of the Fancy, Boxiana, &c. Dedicated to His Most Gracious Majesty King George the Fourth. Embellished… Read more
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Opus Merlini Cocaii Poetae Mantuani Macaronicorum

by Teofilo Folengo

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Published
1613
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[Teofilo Folengo] Opus Merlini Cocaii Poetae Mantuani Macaronicorum. Venetiis, apud Nicolaum Bevilacquam, 1613. In-12. 14.5 cm. Contemporary lap-edged polished vellum, titled on the spine by hand, possibly by Simon Abbes Gabbema. Woodcut printer's device with motto "sciencia immutabilis" on the title page. [iv (blanks); 1 – 541; viii; i (blank)] Verso of p. 541 blank; Twenty-seven woodcut illustrations at: A1b;… Read more
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Walt Disney Magic Moments.

by Walt Disney, Ercole Arseni, Leone Bosi, e Massimo Marconi

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Published
ottobre 1973
Edition
First / Prima edizione
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Walt Disney Magic Moments. Milano: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, ottobre 1973. Prima edizione, hanno collaborato alla realizzatione di questo volume Ercole Arseni, Leone Bosi, e Massimo Marconi. Prezentazione di Massimo Marconi. 191 pages. Italian language text. Book dimensions: 35.5 cm x 26.5 cm; publisher's box wrap: 43 cm x 24.5 cm. Included inside the folding publisher's box wrap is an unwrapped… Read more
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image of Journals of the Rev. Thomas Smith and the Rev. Samuel Deane, Pastors of the First Church in Portland: with Notes and Biographical Notices: as a Summary History of Portland. By Wm. Willis.

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[Waldo, Francis] Willis, Wm. Journals of the Rev. Thomas Smith and the Rev. Samuel Deane, Pastors of the First Church in Portland: with Notes and Biographical Notices: as a Summary History of Portland. By Wm. Willis. Portland: Joseph S. Bailey, 1849. [vi; 483 pages] 8vo; 22.5 cm. Second edition. Frontispiece of Thomas Smith, illustrated with 8 engravings: Interlined portraits and… Read more
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Betty’s Policeman by Mrs. Wadsworth Warren

by Warren, Mrs. Wadsworth

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Published
[1917]
Edition
First
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$350.00

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Warren, Mrs. Wadsworth. Betty's Policeman by Mrs. Wadsworth Warren.Illustrated by Julia Dyar Hardy. Chicago: The Reilly & Britton Co., [1917]. 61 pages, color frontispiece reproduced from the dust jacket and the front cover, 10 full-page illustrations, 7 black-and-white, 3 in color, printed on heavy rag-content paper. 26 cm x 18 cm. Green paper boards with a color-illustrated front cover. A… Read more
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image of Les Métamorphoses du Jour par Grandville Accompagnées d’un Texte par MM. Albéric Second, Louis Lurine, Clément  Caraguel, Taxile Delord, H. De Beaulieu, Louis Huart, Charles Monselet, Julien Lemer Précédées d’une Notice sur Grandville par M. Charles  Blanc. Nouvelle Édition Revue et complétée pour le texte par M. Jules Janin Augmentée de Nombreux Culs-de-Lampe, Têtes de Pages, Etc.

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[Gérard, Jean-Ignace-Isidore (1803 – 1847)], Grandville, Les Métamorphoses du Jour par Grandville Accompagnées d'un Texte par MM. Albéric Second, Louis Lurine, Clément Caraguel, Taxile Delord, H. De Beaulieu, Louis Huart, Charles Monselet, Julien Lemer Précédées d'une Notice sur Grandville par M. Charles Blanc. Nouvelle Édition Revue et complétée pour le texte par M. Jules Janin Augmentée de Nombreux… Read more
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image of MISSALE ROMANUM Ex Decreto Sacrosancti Concilij Tridenttini Restitutum, S. PII V, PONTIFICIS MAXIMI JUSSU EDITUM, CLEMENTIS VIII, ac URBANI VIII, AUCTORITATE RECOGNITUM; Cui novissimè additae sunt Missae SS. à pluribus Summis Pontificibus USQUE AD SS. D. N. INNOCENTIUM XIII, NOVO RITU DECORATE, Tam Praecepto, quàm ad Libitum, ac suis locis ordinatim,_congruè dispositae.

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MISSALE ROMANUM Ex Decreto Sacrosancti Concilij Tridenttini Restitutum, S. PII V, PONTIFICIS MAXIMI JUSSU EDITUM, CLEMENTIS VIII, ac URBANI VIII, AUCTORITATE RECOGNITUM; Cui novissimè additae sunt Missae SS. à pluribus Summis Pontificibus USQUE AD SS. D. N. INNOCENTIUM XIII, NOVO RITU DECORATE, Tam Praecepto, quàm ad Libitum, ac suis locis ordinatim, & congruè dispositae. Venetiis: Sumptibus Andreae Poleti, sub signo… Read more
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image of Kantchil’s Lime Pit and Other Stories from Indonesia. By Harold Courlander, with  Illustrations by Robert Kane.

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Courlander, Harold. Kantchil's Lime Pit and Other Stories from Indonesia. By Harold Courlander, with Illustrations by Robert Kane. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1950. First edition, this copy signed and inscribed by both the author and the illustrator. [x; 150 pages] Printed on laid paper. 24 cm; green cloth with a beige cloth spine, stamped front cover illustration,… Read more
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image of The Greatest Plague of Life: or The Adventures of a Lady in Search of a Good Servant. By one who has been “Almost Worried to Death.” Edited by the Brothers Mayhew. Illustrated by George Cruikshank.

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Mayhew (the Brothers), The Greatest Plague of Life: or The Adventures of a Lady in Search of a Good Servant. By one who has been "Almost Worried to Death." Edited by the Brothers Mayhew. Illustrated by George Cruikshank. London, David Bogue, 86 Fleet Street, N.D. [1847]. First edition in book form. Stamp-signed Bayntun binding, Bath. Twelve etchings by George… Read more
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