Recent Arrivals from Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA

Recent Arrivals from Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA

image of THE STRANGER'S GUIDE IN BRIGHTON, BEING A COMPLETE COMPANION TO THAT FASHIONABLE WATERING PLACE AND THE RIDES AND DRIVES IN ITS VICINITY. ALSO, RAMBLES IN THE VICINITY, Comprehending a Historical and Topographical Delineation of the Surrounding Neighbourhood, Remains of Antiquity, and other Objects of Note and Interest

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Brighton: W. Saunders, 1841. Original Sewn Wrappers. Good binding. 12mo. 83, [1 (index)]; 49 [1 (contents)] pp., plates, map. Stitched into printed wrappers. Four engraved plates including the frontispiece and a hand-colored tri-fold map of Sussex. Stitching is loose; covers are somewhat worn; the top third of the fore-edge of the first half a dozen leaves show predation… Read more
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Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1848. Hard Cover. Good binding. Octavo. 120, [24 (publisher ads)] pp. frontis. First American edition. As issued, in brown cloth. Covers stained; printed title label is lacking; binding remains solid; tideline to the top margin of the textblock throughout. Previous owner name on the front free endpaper.
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image of drop-title] CONVENTION--UNITED STATES AND THE TWO SICILIES. MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, Transmitting a copy of the Convention between the United States and the King of the Two Sicilies, January 24, 1833 [with] IN SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES, February 9, 1833. Documents Relating to the Convention with Sicily ((U.S. 22nd Congress, Second Session, House of Representatives. Doc. 60_70)

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Washington, 1833. Disbound. Good binding. Octavo. 2, 52 pp. Removed from nonce volume. First leaf toned; contemporary ink numeral at the top of the recto of the first leaf as well as a note, "see West" on the verso of the same leaf and again, the same note on the recto of the first leaf of the second… Read more
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image of drop-title] REPORT OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE (U.S. 25th Congress, Second Session, House Executive Doc. 3)  [U.S. and Mexican Affairs]

drop-title] REPORT OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE (U.S. 25th Congress, Second Session, House Executive Doc. 3) [U.S. and Mexican Affairs]

by Department of State. John Forsyth; Francisco Pizarro Martinez

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1837
Condition
Good binding
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$125.00

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[Washington: Blair and Rives], 1837. Disbound. Good binding. Octavo. 31-164 pp. Removed from nonce volume. Holes from the original stitching in the inner margin; contents lightly to moderately foxed; a couple of marginal tick marks and brackets in pencil as well as contemporary owner name on the front page and note that I believe reads, "see West" on… Read more
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image of THE MYSTIC TIE, OR FREEMASONRY, A LEAGUE WITH THE DEVIL. Articles of Confederation, Presented for Examination, being a Defense, Read before a Committee Appointed in the Church Trial of Peter Cook and Lucia Cook, at Elkhart, Indiana, December 14th, 1868, to which are Added the Particulars of the Trial.

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Chicago: Ezra A. Cook & Co., 1884. Original Wrappers. Fair binding. 12mo. 62, [2 (publisher ads)] pp. Cynosure edition. As issued, stitched in publisher's printed wrappers. Early social club library bookplate inside the front wrapper and an ink number at the bottom of the introduction; wrappers are chipped and fragile; many of the leaves are lacking the top… Read more
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image of drop-title] SPEECH OF EDWARD STANLY, OF N. CAROLINA, Exposing the Causes of the Slavery Agitation. Delivered in the House of Representatives, March 6, 1850

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Washington: Gideon & Co, 1850. Disbound. Good binding. Octavo. 16 pp. Removed from nonce volume. Spine has been mended with clear archival tape; contemporary owner signature over the title with some bleed-through to subsequent leaves, otherwise, a nice copy of Stanly's controversial pro-Union speech. While known for having volatile temperament in his early political life, he mellowed in… Read more
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image of SAUL AND SAMUEL AT ENDOR, OR, THE NEW WAIES OF SALVATION AND SERVICE, WHICH USUALLY TEMT [sic] MEN TO ROME, AND DETAIN THEM THERE. TRULY REPRESENTED AND REFUTED. As also a brief account of R.F. his Missale vindicatum, or Vindication of the Roman Mass. By the same author.

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Oxford: At the Theater [Theatre Press], 1674. Full Leather. Good binding. Octavo. [16], 413, [1 (errata)], [2 (blank)] pp. lacking frontis. First edition. In contemporary calf with title label on the spine and marbled textblock edges. Leather is dry and with 'craqueleur'; all four corner have been repaired with leather, likely a 19th century repair; binding is slightly… Read more
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image of BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE, COMPLETE IN NINE VOLUMES (9 Volumes)

BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE, COMPLETE IN NINE VOLUMES (9 Volumes)

by Blanck, Jacob | edited by Virginia L. Smyers and Michael Winship

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1955-1991
Condition
Good binding
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$295.00

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1955-1991. Hard Cover. Good binding. Small quarto. All but Volume 4 are first printings, Volume 4 is a second printing. Ex-library copies with usual markings. A rather unattractive, mismatched set deaccessioned from no fewer than five libraries; all with the usual library labels and stamps, discard stamps, peeled- or marked-out bookplates, etc. Vols.… Read more
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image of Swan Press] FUMIFUGIUM, OR, THE INCONVENIENCE OF THE AER, AND SMOAKE OF LONDON DISSIPATED TOGETHER WITH SOME REMEDIES HUMBLY PROPOSED BY JOHN EVELYN Esq. to his Sacred Majestie and to the Parliament Now Assembled.

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Chelsea: Swan Press, c.1929. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/near Good dust jacket. Small octavo. [2], 49, [5] pp. Limited edition, number 54 of 100 copies on paper, besides 10 on vellum. Printed in black Baskerville type in handmade paper. As issued, backed in cream cloth with gray paper over boards and in publisher's dust jacket with title printed… Read more
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image of KING ARTHUR AND THE TABLE ROUND: Tales Chiefly after the Old French of Crestien of Troyes with an Account of Arthurian Romance (2 Volumes, Complete)

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Cambridge: Riverside Press | Houghton Mifflin, 1897. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding. Octavo. [10], lxii, 230, [2]; [8], 268, [4] pp. First edition, thus. As issued, backed in parchment with gray paper over boards and corners tipped in parchment; title in gold on the spines; top edge gilded; printed in black with rubricated title page in Old Style… Read more
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image of Swan Press] GRONGAR HILL (The Swan Poets No. 4)

Swan Press] GRONGAR HILL (The Swan Poets No. 4)

by Dyer, John

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good binding
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$75.00

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Chelsea: Swan Press, 1930. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. Octavo. [16] pp. Limited edition, number 4 of 100 printed in black Baskerville Type on handmade paper; woodcut vignette on the title page. Backed in cream cloth with brown swan motif paper over boards, printed paper title label on the spine. Cream cloth spine is lightly toned and a… Read more
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image of Bruce Rogers, Riverside Press] THE COMPLEAT ANGLER or, the Contemplative Man's Recreation being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing not Unworthy the Perusal of Most Anglers

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Cambridge, MA: Riverside Press | Houghton Mifflin, 1909. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding. 16mo. [18], 302, [2] pp. Limited edition, number 285 of 440 copies. As issued in paper over boards with printed paper title label on the spine (additional label tipped in at the rear endpaper); an unopened copy printed in black Caslon with a woodcut vignette… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: June 1, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 8)

by Cabell, James Branch, Mary Coles Carrington, Ellen Wilkins Tompkins, and Henry S. Pancoast | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1921
Condition
near Good binding
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$35.00

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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. near Good binding. Octavo. 227-258 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has a significant closed tear to the cover and the first advertising leaf nearly separating 2/3 of the cover and leaf, 1/2" of paper keeps the respective pieces attached; otherwise, a clean copy with light soiling and… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: May 16, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 7)

by Robins, Sally Nelson, Agnes Repplier, C. Cotesworth Pinckney, Helena Lefroy Caperton, and Louis Untermeyer | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1921
Condition
Very Good binding
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$50.00

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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good binding. Octavo. [2] 197-226 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has covers that are toned and a trifled soiled; contents clean. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted to a monthly and concluded its final years as a quarterly. A significant publication begun by Emily Clark,… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: March 1, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 2)

by Stanard, Mary Newton, Annie Steger Winston, Robert Restalrig Logan & Emily Clark | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1921
Condition
Very Good binding
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$50.00

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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good binding. Octavo. 37-68 pp. First edition. As issued, in self wrappers. This copy has covers that are toned and a trifled soiled, a closed tear to the margin of two leaves; contents clean. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted to a monthly and concluded its final years as a… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: March 15, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 3)

by Glasgow, Ellen, Mary Dallas Street, Mary Wingfield Scott, Hunter Stagg, and Mary Coles Carrington | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1921
Condition
near Very Good binding
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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. near Very Good binding. Octavo. 69-100 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has covers that are toned and a trifled soiled as well as some colored pencil scribbles on the front wrapper; contents clean. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted to a monthly and concluded its final… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: June 15, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 9)

by Powell, John, John Richard Moreland, Ambler Carter Walke, Mary Dallas Street, and Amelie Rives | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1921
Condition
near Very Good binding
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$50.00

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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. near Very Good binding. Octavo. 259-290 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has some intense offsetting to the inside of the front cover and first leaf from several relevant newspaper clippings; staples are beginning to pull through the wrappers; otherwise, a clean copy with light soiling and toning… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: May 1, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 6)

by Hergesheimer, Joseph, Adair Pleasants Archer, C. Cotesworth Pinckney, and Hunter Stagg | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1921
Condition
Very Good binding
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$50.00

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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good binding. Octavo. 165-196 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has covers that are toned and a trifled soiled; contents clean. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted to a monthly and concluded its final years as a quarterly. A significant publication begun by Emily Clark, Hunter… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: July 15, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 11)

by Bierstadt, Edward Hale, Cary Jacobs, Margaret Prescott Montague, and Mary Dixon Thayer | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Published
1921
Condition
near Very Good binding
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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. near Very Good binding. Octavo. 291-322 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy has some closed tears to the margins of several leaves from being opened roughly, otherwise, it is fairly clean but for some light soiling and toning to the covers. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted… Read more
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THE REVIEWER: July 1, 1921 (Volume 1, Number 10)

by Bjorkman, Edwin, Gertrude Maxton Lewis, M. D. S., Hunter Stagg, and Mary Coles Carrington | edited by Emily Clark, Hunter Stagg, Mary D. Street, and Margaret Freeman

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
1921
Condition
Very Good binding
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$50.00

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Richmond: The Reviewer, 1921. Stapled Pamphlet. Very Good binding. Octavo. 291-322 pp. First edition. As issued in self wrappers. This copy is fairly clean but for some light soiling and toning to the covers. The Reviewer began as a biweekly, shifted to a monthly and concluded its final years as a quarterly. A significant publication begun by Emily… Read more
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