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Report of the Commissioner of Patents for the Year 1857. Agriculture.

by United States. Patent Office.

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Published
1858
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Fair
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Washington: William A. Harris, Printer,. Fair. 1858. Hardcover. The book is a little rough. I believe that one of the plates prior to the title page is missing (3 & 4) , plate 5 & 6 are present but loose, partially missing one edge. Foxing at endpapers moderate to heavy with occasional foxing or stains or spots… Read more
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St. Ronan's Well

by Sir Walter Scott

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Published
1000
Condition
Fair
Edition
Edition de luxe
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$7.50

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E. R. Dumont. Fair. 1000. Edition de luxe. Hardcover. This book is published by E. R. DuMont. One of the Waverly novels, this edition is numbered, 776 of 1000. No date given in the book but I suspect closer to 1900. Noted as "Edition De Luxe". 1/2 leather with spine and corners. Marbled boards otherwise. Spine leather… Read more
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The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby

by Charles Dickens; C. S. Reinhart

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Published
1873
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Household edition
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Harper & Brothers Publishers. Very Good. 1873. Household edition. Hardcover. The book is in pretty good shape, a little wear at spine ends and corner tips, just a bit on the edges, a little rubbing primarily on the back board. Tissue intact over illustration, mild foxing spots. Page 107 has a little chip out of the page… Read more
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LITTLE DORRIT. Household Edition. The Works of Charles Dickens.

by Charles (1812-1870) Dickens

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Published
1873
Condition
Very Good-
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Harper & Brothers. Very Good-. 1873. Hardcover. The book is a very attractive edition of Dickens works. Gilt and black design on the boards, still very clean. The boards have some very mild rubbing, the spine ends are worn some as are the corner tips. A little edgewear also, not too bad. The front endpaper has a… Read more
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The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit

by Charles Dickens (1812-1870)

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Published
1872
Condition
Good
Edition
Household edition
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Harper Brothers. Good. 1872. Household edition. Hardcover. The book is in pretty good shape. The spine ends and corner tips have wear, small chewed spot at lower board edge about 1 inch long. Mild rubbing on the boards with light occasional mar. Some rubbing at the spine. Previous owner name in script at second blank page. Illustrations… Read more
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Pennsylvania at Gettysburg Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments Erected by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

by No Author

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Published
1904
Condition
Good+ with no dust jacket
Edition
Revised Edition
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$187.50

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William Stanley Ray. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1904. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Both volumes of this scarce publication. Half leather with marbled boards (spine and quarter of board and corners). Edge and corner wear to the leather, some wear to the spine leather pronounced at the spine ends, also some edgewear to the boards. Both books very… Read more
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The Scottish Minstrel The Songs of Scotland Subsequent to Burns with Memoirs of the Poets

by Rev. Charles Rogers, Ll. D. , F. S. A. Scot.

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Published
1872
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
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NIMMO. Good with no dust jacket. 1872. Hardcover. Overall, the book is good but has a couple of significant flaws. The lower end of the spine cover is off, about 1 1/2 inches, spine cover is detached at rear but holding on, on the front. Also, the last page of the text and the first page of… Read more
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A LIBRARY OF POETRY AND SONG. Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

by William Cullen Bryant - ed.

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Published
1874
Condition
Good+ with no dust jacket
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$41.25

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NY: J. B. Ford 1874.. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1874. Hardcover. Full leather boards, have wear to the leather, particularly at the edges and corners. All edges gilt, raised spine ribs. Front and rear gutter split but solid. Previous owner name in script on second blank page. Tissues intact over all of the engravings. Book is… Read more
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The Uncivilized Races of Men in the World

by Rev. J. G. Wood, M. A. , F. L.s.

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Published
1877
Condition
Good+
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$206.25

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J. B. Burr Publishing Co.. Good+. 1877. Hardcover. Two volumes as published. Both volumes in similar condition. Full leather with slightly raised bands. Corners and spine ends somewhat worn, a little edgewear and spine wear to the leather. Marbled textblock, marbled endpapers, both volumes clean and unmarked. The back of volume 2 where the textured leather… Read more
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Curious Questions in History Lit Volume 1

by S H Killikelly

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Published
1886
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
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Keystone Publishing Co. Good with no dust jacket. 1886. Hardcover. Half leather, spine and part of board, boards have floral design. Some rubbing on the boards, substantial edgewear and spine wear to the leather, front board about 1/2 detached, gutters split at front and rear, corners bumped and lightly worn but the lower rear worn more. Previous… Read more
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Married Life; a Blessing to the Truly Married

by Mrs. Dora E. W. Spratt (Arranged by)

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Published
1902
Condition
Very Good
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Charles H. Banes/ B. Griffith. Very Good. 1902. Hardcover. This book was designed for use at a wedding and that is what occurred here. Basically a wedding certificate filled with poetry and quotes, etc. Near the front the certification is filled in with the bride and groom names, witnesses at the bottom, date and place of the… Read more
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An American Dictionary of the English Language Thoroughly Revised, and Greatly Enlarged and Improved

by Noah Webster, Ll. D.

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Published
1885
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket
Edition
New edition; First Printing
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$67.50

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G. & C. Merriam Company. Fair with no dust jacket. 1885. New edition; First Printing. Hardcover. I gave this book a fair rating for the following reasons; Leather boards are worn and stained, spine ends discolored at top and chipped and worn at bottom edge. Edges and corners worn, front board is loose but for a single … Read more
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Les aventures de Télémaque

by Fénelon, Par M

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Published
1839
Condition
Poor with no dust jacket
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$11.25

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New Orleans: Haswell, Barrington & Haswell. Poor with no dust jacket. 1839. Hard Cover. Nouvelle edition, Front board nearly detached, rear board spine gutter split outside, Full leather, very rubbed and worn, spine leather rubbed and worn, spine title remains in gilt on black, fep mostly torn out, heavy border browning at endpages, heavy to moderate foxing,… Read more
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Taciti, Opera Ad Fidem, Optimarum Editionum Expressa

by C. Cornelii

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Published
1811
Condition
Poor
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Poor. 1811. Hard Cover. The book is entirely in Latin, so I will transcribe verbatim the publisher area; Edinburgi: E Typographeo Acadmico. Veneunt Ibidem Apud Bell & Bradfute. Cul. Creech, Gul. Laing, Sil. Doig Et A. Stirling, Et Gulillmum Blackwood. 1811. Front board is missing, rear board and spine are leather and extremely worn. fep is… Read more
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq. Volume 5, Containing the Three First Books of The Dunciad

by Pope, Alexander

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Published
1754
Condition
Poor
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London: J. and P. Knapton. Poor. 1754. Hard Cover. Full leather boards and spine, well worn all around, front board just hanging by the threads, rear board not much better. 7 ribs to spine, the top and bottom ones are worn flat, endpapers have browning on the perimeters from the leather, small owner name on fep. The… Read more
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The Poetical Works of William Shenstone, Esq In Two Volumes, Volume 2 Only.

by Shenstone, William

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Published
1798
Condition
Poor
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$22.50

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The Strand: T. Cadell, Junior, and W. Davies. Poor. 1798. Hard Cover. Full leather, front board is missing, rear board somewhat loose. Spine is very rubbed, chipped and brittle, rear board is very rubbed and worn. Fep is chipped and worn and stained, 1/2 title page darkened and browned at edges, light to medium foxing throughout, I… Read more
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Bungay: Brightly and Childs. Poor. 1817. Hard Cover. "A New Edition, Embellished with a fine portrait of the author", Full leather boards, very worn, rubbed, all edges worn but the boards are still attached, spine has a split down the center but still bound with the textblock, black label with title intact (with split in center), … Read more
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq - Volume IV - Containing his satires & c

by Pope, Alexander

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Published
1754
Condition
Poor
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London: J & P Knapton. Poor. 1754. Hard Cover. Full leather, front board and leaves prior to title page missing, rear board nearly detached. Board and edges and corners worn, 7 raised bands to spine, top and bottom ones nearly flat. Perimeter of pages browned at edges first and last couple of pages. pages are darkening some… Read more
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The Poems of Goethe Translated in the Original Metres

by Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

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Published
1883
Condition
Poor
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott. Poor. 1883. Hard Cover. This is a Lippincott publishing of the Poems of Goethe. I find that there was a publishing by Estes & Lauriat of Boston in the same year. Translated by Bowring, Edgar Alfred C.B. The book is in pretty bad condition. The front board is missing the rear board is… Read more
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