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The Works of William Shakespeare (Shakespere)

by William Shakespeare

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Kabi Rare Books
Published
1824
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Imperial
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$1,200.00

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The Works of Shakespeare/ Shakespere. Imperial Edition, edited by Charles Knight, illustrated throughout with beautiful steel plate engravings. In 2 parts with 2 volumes to each part. 3/4 black morocco grained leather, brown linen boards, raised bands, contrasting red leather spine labels (later additions). Specked endpapers and page edges. 57 engravings throughout on heavy stock paper. One of the largest… Read more
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$1,200.00
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Charles Dickens, Household Words Copyright Edition 32 volume set

by Charles Dickens

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Kabi Rare Books
Published
1851
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Copyright
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$1,200.00

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Rare Household Words conducted by Charles Dickens, published in 1951, bound in navy leather with red and yellow bands, green and taupe marbled paper covers and speckled endpapers. Nearly complete (missing volume 4 and 20), for a total of 32 volumes. Household Words was a British weekly magazine edited by Dickens which featured a mix of fiction and non-fiction stories by… Read more
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The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe

by Daniel Defoe

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Kabi Rare Books
Published
1891
Condition
Very Good
Edition
first thus
Item Price
$650.00

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Philadelphia: j B Lippincott, 1891. first thus . Hardcover. Very Good/no dj. unsigned. 2 volume set of The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe. Limited to 250 sets, this being hand numbered #156. Rebound with three quarter leather binding and marbled paper covers and endpapers. Tipped in illustrations. Some wear to hinges, stains to covers and wear to… Read more
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$650.00
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Snickerty Nick and the Giant

by Julia Ellsworth Ford

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Kabi Rare Books
Published
1919
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition 1st printing
Item Price
$450.00

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New York: Moffat, Yard and Co., 1919. First edition 1st printing. Hardcover. Good/no dj. Arthur Rackham. unsigned. Some light foxing and toning/fading to cover cloth. Tight binding and unmarked pages.
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$450.00
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Jurassic Park

by Michael Crichton

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Kabi Rare Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition 1st printing
Item Price
$95.00

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1990. First edition 1st printing. Hardcover. Very Good/near fine. unsigned. First Trade Edition, so the very first printing to come out of Jurassic Park. In VG condition with no tears or losses to jacket, clean and unmarked pages and tight binding. The only issue is a PO signature on front end paper.
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$95.00
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Pygmalion Limited edition, signed and numbered 24/100

by J J Rousseau

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Kabi Rare Books
Published
1883
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
first thus
Item Price
$250.00

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Paris: J Lemonnyer, Libraire-Editeur, 1883. first edition. Hardcover. very good +. Quarto- 11 x 8.5. Moreau Le Jeune. signed. Signed on front endpaper by the engraver. Limited to 525 copies overall, 100 copies of which were made of Japan Paper, 24 China paper, 25 white vellum, 375, in Holland paper. This is the Japan paper, edition of 100,… Read more
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$250.00
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The Complete Writings of Washington Irving, Including His Life, 50 volumes, limited to 500 copies

by Washington Irving

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Kabi Rare Books
Published
New York
Condition
good
Edition
first edition, numbered and limited
Item Price
$1,500.00

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The Collegiate Society, New York. Leather Bound Hardcover. Set of 50 volumes, complete. Limited edition of 500, this being an unnumbered/blank copy. 3 volumes with cover detachment and internal repair. Otherwise intact tight binding throughout. Some wear to hinges. Clean and unmarked pages. Overall very good+, rare antiquarian set.
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$1,500.00