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PETER PARLEY TO PENROD: A Bibliographical Description of the Best-Loved American Juvenile Books.
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PETER PARLEY TO PENROD: A Bibliographical Description of the Best-Loved American Juvenile Books.

By Blanck, Jacob 1906-74.

New York: R. R. Bowker, 1938. first edition. One of 500 copies. Russet buckram, gilt stamped spine, new Shepards Machine Age Compatible End Papers. 8vo. pp. vi, 153. A list of borderline selections, Index. Near Fine/No jacket, as issued/Ex-lib. Pen number pp. i; embossed library stamp on title and page 47/48 of the Steele Memorial Library Association Incorporated in 1893 (Elmira, New York), light overall toning. A consensus of 113 titles dating from 1827 to 1926 with subsequent list of 43 'border-line' entries questioned by 'some'..

$125.00

General Index to the Nation, Vols. 31-40, Oct. 1880 - Oct. 1885. G. P. Index No. 18, A.
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General Index to the Nation, Vols. 31-40, Oct. 1880 - Oct. 1885. G. P. Index No. 18, A.

By Griswold, W. M. (William Maccrillis) 1853-99.

Bangor, Maine: G. P. Index, Publisher, 1885. First edition. cloth backed boards. 8vo. pp. 32 . Very Good/No jacket, as issued/Ex-Lib. Only library markings are several embossed ovals, new endpapers, contents have overall toning. Has pink tipped in advertisement for the 5th Issue of the G. P. Index Annual at pp. 28 and a folded broad sheet of the Monthly Index Vol. 1 No. 4, April 1886..

$25.00

[Prospectus] A Christmas Carol in Prose, being a Ghost Story of Christmas...illustrated by Wolfgang Lederer, printed by Harold Berliner.
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[Prospectus] A Christmas Carol in Prose, being a Ghost Story of Christmas...illustrated by Wolfgang Lederer, printed by Harold Berliner.

By Dickens, Charles 1812-1870.

Nevada City, California., [1976]. Illustrated by 2 sample drawings. First edition. 750 copies (9x12 inches)...each copy numbered and signed. Folded sheet. 4to (30.5cm). pp. [4]. Fine. Title, sample of pp. 18-19 and limited edition details. Includes original 9x21 cm reply/order card with requests for information on: Haniel Long's The Power Within Us, Bardell Trial extract from Dicken's Pickwick Papers, and Thomas MacKellar's The American Printer..

$15.00

Index to Saga-Book, Volumes I - XVI.
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Index to Saga-Book, Volumes I - XVI.

By Townsend, J. A. B.

London: Viking Society for Northern Research, University College, 1967. First revision edition. Cloth backed stapled blue wraps. 8vo. pp. 81. Very Good. Slight cover soil/stain..

$20.00

DEUTSCHE BUCHHANDEL UND DIE GEISTIGEN STR…MUNGEN DER LETZTEN HUNDERT JAHRE, Erste Ausgabe, Der.
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DEUTSCHE BUCHHANDEL UND DIE GEISTIGEN STR…MUNGEN DER LETZTEN HUNDERT JAHRE, Erste Ausgabe, Der.

By Schulze, Friedrich.

Leipzig: Im Verlage des Bšrsenvereins der Deutschen BuchhŠndler, 1925. Illustrated by Color frontis, reproductions and sepia ports in text throughout. Erste Ausgabe, First edition. Half vellum over pattern paper boards, decorated spine. Cr.4to. pp. [vi], 294, [2] colophon. Index. Very Good/Lacks jacket. Edgewear and 'white' rubbing to binding, internally near fine with overall page toning. Bookplate (front pastedown) and copy of Walter Hinrichsen (1907-69), music publisher (C.F. Peters) and music award (1984 on) so named for him. [The German book trade and the intellectual currents of the last hundred years]..

$50.00

GEORGE BORROW: A Bibliographical Study.
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GEORGE BORROW: A Bibliographical Study.

By Collie, Michael and Angus Fraser.

Hamshire UK: St. Paul's Biographies, 1984. Illustrated by b&w facsimiles. First edition. One of 750 Copies. Gray cloth. 8vo. pp. 231. Indices. Near Fine/Very Good/No price in mylar. Shallow edge and fold wear to jacket. The definitive work on Borrow referred to as Collie & Fraser. ISBN: 0906795249..

$25.00

Chefs-d'oeuvre de l'Enluminure Francaise du XVe siecle.
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Chefs-d'oeuvre de l'Enluminure Francaise du XVe siecle.

By Porcher, Jean, Presentes par.

Paris: Les Editions Nomis (Albert A. Lampi, Philadelphia, sole distributor U.S.A.), n.d. [ca. 1950]. Illustrated by 12 tipped in chromolithographs, illustrated title. Thus edition. Mottled yellow paper covered boards printed red, thick paper issue. 16mo. pp. [30 leaves]. Very Good/In like jacket/No price in mylar. Toned and lightly sunned jacket chipped at folds. Bookplate of Rodman Robinson Henry 1925-2011, small bookseller ticket. Twelve religious excerpts from Book of Rohan and les tres Riches Heures du Duc de Berry: Le Paradis Terrestre, La Rencontres des Mages, Le Couronnement de la Vierge, La Purification, La Vierge se Jetant sur le Corp se Son Fils, L'Epiphanie, Episodes de la Vie de Saint Marc, ... Saint Jacques (jacket), Marguerite D'Orleans devant la Vierge, Le Christ devant Pilate, Les Femmes Israelites acclament David vainqueur de Goliath, La Conception de la Vierge par L'Operation du Saint-Esprit..

$15.00

TRES RICHES HEURES DU DUC DE BERRY, Les.
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TRES RICHES HEURES DU DUC DE BERRY, Les.

By Porcher, Jean, Introduction by.

Paris: Les Editions Nomis (Albert A. Lampi, Philadelphia, sole distributor U.S.A.), n.d. [ca. 1950]. Illustrated by 12 tipped in chromolithographs (January through December), illustrated title by R. Biet. Thus edition. Mottled yellow paper covered boards printed red, thick paper issue. 16mo. pp. 55, [3]. Very Good/In like jacket/No price in mylar. Original glassine removed, jacket chipped at folds. Bookplate of Rodman Robinson Henry 1925-2011..

$15.00

DIE LITTERATUR DER ERSTEN HUNDERT JAHRE nach der Erfindung der Typographie in den meisten HauptfŠchern der Wissenschaften, mit besonderer RŸcksicht auf klassische Philologie, Geschichte und Chronik, Erd und LŠnderkunde, Reisen, Naturgeschichte, Medicin und ihre Zweige, Dichtkunst und Romantik. Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte dieser Wissenschaften im Mittelalter und seinem Uebergange zur neuern Zeit.
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DIE LITTERATUR DER ERSTEN HUNDERT JAHRE nach der Erfindung der Typographie in den meisten HauptfŠchern der Wissenschaften, mit besonderer RŸcksicht auf klassische Philologie, Geschichte und Chronik, Erd und LŠnderkunde, Reisen, Naturgeschichte, Medicin und ihre Zweige, Dichtkunst und Romantik. Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte dieser Wissenschaften im Mittelalter und seinem Uebergange zur neuern Zeit.

By Harless (Harle§), Dr. Chr. Fr. (Johann Christian Friedrich) 1773-1853.

Leipzig: Fest'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1840. First edition. Original blue paper boards with paste-on printed topboard (matching title page). 8vo (22.3cm). pp. xviii, 288, [64] blank. Good. Soiled boards with rear and several front scrapes, sunned spine (unreadable paper label), worn corners. Foxing progressing from both ends internally with some text blocks toned; ink spot to title page visible to p. iv. Copy of "Librarian Exquisite", Ludwig Sieber (1833-1891) with his embossed stamp "Ludwig Sieber, Basel" underscored with line decoration on ffep (pictured). English [THE LITERATURE OF THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS after the invention of typography in most majors in the sciences, with special reference to classical philology, history and chronicles, earth and geography, travel, natural history, medicine, and their branches, poetry and romance. A contribution to the history of science in the Middle Ages and modern times for his conversion underway]. Truly a bibliography from one "equipped with an excellent philological and historical education, which characterizes all his later scientific work" (Deutsche-Biographie.de)..

$250.00

BIBLIOGRAPHIA BOERHAAVIANA, List of Publications Written or Provided by H. Boerhaave or Based Upon His Works and Teachings.
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BIBLIOGRAPHIA BOERHAAVIANA, List of Publications Written or Provided by H. Boerhaave or Based Upon His Works and Teachings.

By Lindeboom, G. A.

Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1959. Illustrated by 4 plates and 9 figures in b&w. First edition. Blind-stamped clay cloth decorated gilt. 8vo. pp. viii, 105, [3]. Sources and Studies. Fine/No jacket, as issued. Double title: Analecta Boerhaaviana, Volumen Primum, 613 items (medicine, chemistry, poetry, letters and autobiography) of Herman Boerhaave 1668-1738, Dutch physician, botanist and humanist, regarded as the founder of clinical teaching..

$40.00

DR. MARTIN LISTER, A Bibliography.
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DR. MARTIN LISTER, A Bibliography.

By Keynes, Sir Geoffrey kt 1887-1982.

Suffolk: St. Edmundsberry Press, 1981. Illustrated by 18 b&w reproductions. First edition. One of 350 copies. St Pauls Bibliographies 3. Green cloth decorated gilt. 8vo. pp. xii, 52. Fine/In in fine mylar protector. 64 items, Martin Lister F.R.S. 1639-1712, Naturalist, Fellow of the Royal Society and physician to Queen Anne from 1709 to his death. ISBN: 0906795044..

$40.00

ANNOTATED CHECKLIST OF OSLERIANA, An.

By Nation, Earl F., Charles G. Roland, John P. McGovern (M.D.s).

Edinburgh: Kent State University Press (T. & A. Constable, Ltd.), 1976. Illustrated by b&w frontis and 3 text ports. First edition. Navy cloth, gilt stamped spine, red topstain. 8vo. pp. xii, 289, [2]. Appendix, Index. Fine/Near Fine glassine/In mylar protector. Small fold chip to original glassine jacket. Contents: 1367 items with reprints and memorial volumes in appendix of the writings of Sir William Osler, Bart., M.D., F.R.S., 1849-1919. ISBN: 0873381866..

$35.00

Bibliography of the Writings of Harvey Cushing, Prepared on the Occasion of His Seventieth Birthday, April 8, 1939, Third Edition Revised, A.
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Bibliography of the Writings of Harvey Cushing, Prepared on the Occasion of His Seventieth Birthday, April 8, 1939, Third Edition Revised, A.

By Harvey Cushing Society.

Park Ridge, IL: American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 1993. Illustrated by Frontis and 30 numbered and captioned photographs by Dr. Richard U. Light and others. Third thus edition. c.1939. Green cloth. 8vo. pp. xv, [1], 108, [4], [32] gloss photographs. Appendix, Indices. As New/Very Good/No price in mylar. Unread copy with closed rear tear and light soil to paper jacket, 658 items..

$35.00

BIBLIOTHECA OSLERIANA, A Catalog of Books Illustrating the History of Medicine and Science collected, arranged and annotated by Sir William Osler, BT. and Bequeathed to McGill University

By Osler, Sir William, Bart., M.D., F.R.S 1849-1919.

Montreal and London: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1969. Stated reprint thus edition. c.1929. Red cloth. 4to (29,5cm). pp. xli, [1], 792. Index, Addenda and Corrigenda. Fine/No jacket, as issued. No marking or ownership. Two column format, 7787 entries constituting an outstanding collection as well as timeless reference of works in the history of medicine and science. Original introduction with new prologue, corrigenda and addenda and corrigenda. Oversize..

$150.00

SIR JAMES PAGET IN HIS WRITINGS: BIBLIOGRAPHY.
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SIR JAMES PAGET IN HIS WRITINGS: BIBLIOGRAPHY.

By Putnam, Helen C. (Cordella) 1857-1951.

Providence: [RIMA], [1903]. Reprint edition. Green cloth, paper topboard title. Inscribed by "Mary L. S. Root, with Regards of H.C.P., (Quiapen?) 1923". 8vo. pp. 24. Near Fine/No jacket, as issued. Traces of corner rub, light soil to label. Read at the 91st Annual Meeting of the Rhode Island Medical Association June 5, 1902 and reprinted from The Transactions (A Study of Sir James Paget in His Writings: Bibliography). Eloquent British surgeon and pathologist with three conditions named after him, Paget's Disease of the bone, nipple and Paget's Abscess. Approximately 177 items from 1834-94..

$25.00

Bulletin of the Free Library of Philadelphia No. 4: SOME NOTES ON THE BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE PHILIPPINES.

By Middleton, Rev. Thomas Cooke 1842-1923.

Philadelphia: Press of Edward Stern, December 1900. First edition. Original printed green card wraps, uncut in cloth backed marbled library binder. 8vo. pp. 58. Index. Near Fine/Very Good/Ex-Lib. Marbled folder inside ffep detached. Pamphlet cover has pen numbers and ink stamp with embossed stamp on title only, internally fine. Scarce period report on works of general information, dialects, curious, presses and introduction of printing in the Philippines first read before the Philobiblon Club of Philadelphia..

$65.00

BEGINNINGS OF PRINTING AT BASEL, Biographical Notes, The.

By Scholderer, V.

N.P: n.p, n.d. Reprint edition. blue cloth. Imperial 8vo (24cm). pp. 50-55. Fine. Photocopied, beautifully bound reprint with first two (only) pages of "Bacon's Copy of the Douai-Reims Bible" article..

$15.00

ULRICH ZELL'S EARLY QUARTOS.

By Jenkinson, Francis.

Cambridge: read as a Sandars Lecture, 4 December 1908. Reprint edition. blue cloth. Foolscap 4to (22,5 cm). pp. 46-66. Fine. Photocopied, beautifully bound reprint..

$15.00

LIBRARIES THROUGH THE AGES.
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LIBRARIES THROUGH THE AGES.

By Lerner, Fred.

New York: Continuum, (1999). Illustrated by b/w photographs, reproductions, maps. First (NAP) edition. Navy paper covered boards. 8vo. pp. 160. Timeline, Notes, Index. As New/In like jacket/Unclipped price (17.95) in mylar. Unread copy. ISBN: 0826412017..

$30.00

WRITINGS ON AMERICAN HISTORY 1957

By Masterson, James R., Ed.

Washington, DC: GPO, (1964). First thus edition. Compiled by the National Historical Publications Commission. Original stitched wraps. 8vo. pp. 698. Near Fine. Slightly concave spine with hand-written title. By state; region; cultural; political; military; social; family; economic; historians, etc..

$15.00

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