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ROME ANTICS.
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ROME ANTICS.

By Macaulay, David.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1997. Illustrated by author. First (N1) edition. Green cloth, orange endpapers. 4to. pp. 79, [1] colophon. As New/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. SPQR (Senate and the people of Rome). ISBN: 0395822793..

$30.00

Children's Coloring Books of Lexington Massachusetts with stories of the day the American Revolution Began April 19, 1775, A.
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Children's Coloring Books of Lexington Massachusetts with stories of the day the American Revolution Began April 19, 1775, A.

By Pullen, Doris.

Lexington MA: Battle Green Publications, 1970. Illustrated by Anne Ives b&w line drawings. Stated 4th printing edition. c.1963. Oblong 4to. pp. [32]. Fine. Cover title: Lexington Massachusetts April 19, 1775. Sixteen pictures to color with stories of the day Lexington became the "Birthplace of American Liberty". Story verso, illustration recto throughout. No marking or ownership. Scarce..

$20.00

INSIDE ANIMALS.

By Cooper, Gale, M.D.

Boston & Toronto: Little Brown & Co (Atlantic Monthly Press Book), 1978. Illustrated by author in b & w. Stated first (T09/78) edition. Little Brown Reinforced Binding 156183. Blue linen, black spine print and topboard toad (or frog), red endpapers. 4to (26cm). pp. 64. Index. Near Fine/Very Good+/Unclipped price in mylar. Trace rubbing at edges and folds of jacket, unread copy. From her meticulous 1975 anatomical journal on the guinea pig and laboratory guide to the frog while at Harvard Medical School she illustrated about 34 more animals for young readers. A London edition followed in 1981 with an instructor's edition. ISBN: 0316156183 lib. bdg. Cooper has left medicine and retired to writing and illustrating a variety of titles including extensive work on Billy The Kid..

$30.00

Petit ˆ PŽtit ou Premires Lecons de Francais par A. Herding. Pour les enfants de cinq ˆ dix ans. Ouvrage illustre de 206 gravures, dessinees par Fedor Flinzer. Vingt-troisime dition.
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Petit ˆ PŽtit ou Premires Lecons de Francais par A. Herding. Pour les enfants de cinq ˆ dix ans. Ouvrage illustre de 206 gravures, dessinees par Fedor Flinzer. Vingt-troisime dition.

By Herding, A. (Anna).

New York & Washington: Brentano's, n.d. Illustrated by 206 text illustrations by Fedor Flinzer. Stated 23rd edition. c.1870? Ferdinand Hirt & Sohn, Breslau. Illustrated grey linen. 8vo. pp. 132. Very Good/Lacks jacket. Clean internally no writing or ownership; foxed impression of possible jacket flaps to pastedowns. Old vertical crack to bottom board. [26th Edition 1921, ca.1920ish]..

$25.00

COAL.
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COAL.

By Howard, Ethel K.

U.S.A: American Educational Press, Inc, 1946. Illustrated by B&W photos throughout. Revised edition. c.1934. Little Wonder Book 308. Stapled wraps. 8vo. pp. 36. Very Good. Several straightened dog ears; foxing starting; light cover soil; joint rubbed..

$10.00

BEN-HUR, A Tale of the Christ.
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BEN-HUR, A Tale of the Christ.

By Wallace, Lew(is) 1827-1905.

New York: Harper & Brothers, Franklin Square, (1880). Early [1884] edition. Original brown cloth and eps, beveled boards, gilt stamped spine. 8vo. pp. 552, 12 Publisher Ad: Some Early Novels. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Light cap and corner wear, overall toning. Small bookseller ticket of W. B. Clarke and Garruth, Booksellers and Stationers, Boston, Mass. rear pastedown. Quill inscription "Alvah N. Smith from his L. L. Class Christmas 1885" ffep. BAL 20798 Note on later printings indicates the undated title page and the 4 line (previously 2 line) dedication describes the late 1884 printing of which this is an example. Issue point pp.11, line 4-3 from bottom "be-became"..

$100.00

GLANCE AT THE PHYSICAL SCIENCES; or the Wonders of Nature, in Earth, Air, and Sky: by the Author of Peter Parley's Tales, A.
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GLANCE AT THE PHYSICAL SCIENCES; or the Wonders of Nature, in Earth, Air, and Sky: by the Author of Peter Parley's Tales, A.

By [Goodrich, Samuel Griswold] 1793-1860.

Boston: George C. Rand & Avery No. 3 Cornhill, 1856. Illustrated by Steel engraved double frontis and text woodcuts, head and tail pieces. Later edition. c.1844. Parley's Cabinet Library. Original brown blind-stamped cloth with gilt decorated spine. 16mo. pp. 352. Very Good. Cap and corner chips, internal toning. Woodbury Prize of Summer term 1856 presented to Mary E. Weston ffep. Sections: Mechanics, Astronomy, Properties of Matter, Mechanical Powers, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Acoustics, Electricity, Galvanism, Magnetism, Meteorology, Chemistry, Geology, Mineral Kingdom, Botany, Zoology..

$40.00

World's Birth-Day. A Book for the Young, The.
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World's Birth-Day. A Book for the Young, The.

By Gaussen, Professor L. (Louis) 1790-1863.

London: T. Nelson & Sons, Paternoster Row, 1880. Translated by Mrs. Campbell Overend French. Illustrated by Color frontis with tissue guard, and one color and 9 b&w plates. Later edition. c.1861. Original green blind-stamped cloth, decorated gilt, thick paper issue. 16mo. pp. 270. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Trace cover wear; one bumped corner, previous quill owner (John Voysey 1881), both ffep foxed facing pastedowns, foxing starting internally. Author and translator prefaces. Wonderful expose of Genesis and days of creation with pictures..

$35.00

LOUIS PASTEUR Le Savant et le Bienfaiteur de L'Humanite. Quatorze Gravures.
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LOUIS PASTEUR Le Savant et le Bienfaiteur de L'Humanite. Quatorze Gravures.

By Desplantes, Fr. (Franois) 1843-19.

: Librairie Nationale D'Education et de Recreation (Eugene Ardant et Cie) Illustrated by Frontis, 9 labeled and 4 in text. c.1896. Original red linen paper decorated gilt and black. 8vo. pp. 143. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Archival repaired edges and color. Cap wear, toned pages, glued ticket "Prix d'assiduitŽ" [attendance prize] on ffep. Editor at the Department of Public Instruction and publisher until 1900 of patriotic youth books..

$40.00

SCIENTIFIC DIALOGUES intended for the instruction and entertainment of Young People; in which the first principles of Natural and Experimental Philosophy are fully explained. New Edition, complete in one volume with 185 engravings on wood.
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SCIENTIFIC DIALOGUES intended for the instruction and entertainment of Young People; in which the first principles of Natural and Experimental Philosophy are fully explained. New Edition, complete in one volume with 185 engravings on wood.

By Joyce, The Rev. J. (Jeremiah) 1763-1816.

London: Printed for E. Parker (Knight, Printer, Upper Holloway, Middlesex), 1838. Illustrated by Steel engraved double frontis and text woodcuts. Later edition. c.1807, 1836. Original dark green blind-stamped cloth with gilt print spine, original yellow eps. 16mo (17.cm). pp. vi, 362. Index, Glossary. Very Good. Cap and corner crushing. Known as Joyce's Scientific Dialogues, it was the go to textbook for thirteen editions and revisions. Sections: Mechanics; Astronomy; Hydrostatics; Pneumatics; Optics, Magnetism; Electricity, Galvanism..

$125.00

WORLD AS IT IS: or a miniature sketch of the Earth and its Inhabitants for families and schools. ENGLAND AND WALES, The.
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WORLD AS IT IS: or a miniature sketch of the Earth and its Inhabitants for families and schools. ENGLAND AND WALES, The.

By Woodworth, Francis C. (Channing) 1812-59.

Philadelphia: Lippincott, Gambo & Co, 1854. Illustrated by Double black and white frontis and 16 text drawings and plates (collated). First edition. Original blind-stamped green cloth, gilt decorated spine. 16mo. pp. 198. Very Good. Light board wear, light foxing throughout. Nephew of Samuel Woodworth and sometimes pseudonym Theodore Tinker. Accurate period glimpse of England and Wales: food, salt, lead and copper mines, paper, glass, history and figures such as Cowper and Woolsey..

$50.00

SCIENTIFIC DIALOGUES intended for the instruction and entertainment of Young People; in which the first principles of Natural and Experimental Philosophy are fully explained. New Edition, complete in one volume with 200 woodcuts
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SCIENTIFIC DIALOGUES intended for the instruction and entertainment of Young People; in which the first principles of Natural and Experimental Philosophy are fully explained. New Edition, complete in one volume with 200 woodcuts

By Joyce, The Rev. J. (Jeremiah) 1763-1816.

Halifax: William Millner, 1862. Illustrated by Steel engraved double frontis and text woodcuts. Later edition. c.1807. Original Brown blind-stamped cloth with gilt decorated spine. 16mo. pp. 576. Very Good. Small owner ticket and script owner, overall page toning, chipped head. Known as Joyce's Scientific Dialogues, it was the go to textbook for thirteen editions and revisions. Sections: Mechanics; Astronomy; Hydrostatics; Pneumatics; Optics, Magnetism; Electricity, Galvanism..

$75.00

Breakfast-Table Science: written expressively for the amusement and instruction of Young People, The Fifth Edition.

By Wright, J. H. (Joseph Hall).

London: William Tegg & Co, 1852. Illustrated by Steel engraved double frontis and text woodcuts. Stated 5th edition. c.1840. Original Royal blind-stamped cloth with gilt decorated spine and topboard emblem, marbled eps, aeg. 16mo. pp. 203, 36, 2 ads, 4 Hamiltonian System Catalog. Very Good+. Light cover wear, no ownership. Sixty delightful shorts such as The earwig, Who filled the coal-hole; corking the kettle spout up and Of a wounded machine who extracted its own bullet..

$75.00

SCIENTIFIC DIALOGUES intended for the instruction and entertainment of Young People; in which the first principles of Natural and Experimental Philosophy are fully explained. New Edition, complete in one volume with 185 woodcuts
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SCIENTIFIC DIALOGUES intended for the instruction and entertainment of Young People; in which the first principles of Natural and Experimental Philosophy are fully explained. New Edition, complete in one volume with 185 woodcuts

By Joyce, The Rev. J. (Jeremiah) 1763-1816.

London: Thomas Allman, 1847. Illustrated by Steel engraved double frontis and text woodcuts. Later edition. c.1807. Original dark green blind-stamped cloth with gilt decorated spine and topboard emblem. 16mo. pp. 533. Very Good. Cap tears, foxing starting about plates. Known as Joyce's Scientific Dialogues, it was the go to textbook for thirteen editions and revisions. Sections: Mechanics; Astronomy; Hydrostatics; Pneumatics; Optics, Magnetism; Electricity, Galvanism..

$100.00

World's Birth-Day. "In the Beginning, God created the Heaven and the Earth"...A Book for the Young, The.
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World's Birth-Day. "In the Beginning, God created the Heaven and the Earth"...A Book for the Young, The.

By Gaussen, Professor L. (Louis) 1790-1863.

London: T. Nelson & Sons, 1862. Translated by J. H. from the French. Illustrated by Color frontis with tissue guard, b&w plates throughout. Early edition. c.1861. Original green blind-stamped cloth, decorated gilt, yellow eps, thick paper issue. 16mo. pp. 270. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Light cover wear, several straightened dogears. Previous owner period bookplate and inscription owner. 1856 author preface, 1860 translator preface. Wonderful expose of Genesis and days of creation with pictures of creation..

$30.00

PEEP AT THE BEASTS with Forty Engravings.
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PEEP AT THE BEASTS with Forty Engravings.

By Uncle Frank aka Francis Channing Woodworth 1812-59.

Boston: Phillips, Sampson & Co, (1851). Illustrated by engravings. First (NAP) edition. Blind-stamped red cloth gilt decoration. 12mo. pp. 142, [2] Ads, [4] blank. Good/No jacket, as issued. Previous period pencil owner. Cover wear, foxing progressing. This copy has 34/40 engravings and only one is seemingly missing (Jackal) and there are only 27 indexed animals. Also wrote under Theodore Tinker..

$85.00

JOHN'S SECRET DREAMS.
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JOHN'S SECRET DREAMS.

By Rappaport, Doreen 1940-80.

New York: Hyperion Books For Children, 2004. Illustrated by Bryan Collier in color. Stated First edition. Disney publisher review letter from Dana Torres laid in. Square 4to. pp. [40]. As New/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Author and illustrator note. ISBN: 0786808179..

$25.00

RANDOLPH CALDECOTT 1846-1886, An Appreciation.
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RANDOLPH CALDECOTT 1846-1886, An Appreciation.

By Davis, Mary Gould.

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, (1946). Illustrated by Port frontis, text line drawings and reproductions. First edition. Golden cloth. Cr.4to. pp. 46, [1]. Bibliography. Very Good/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Short jacket tears with light soil and toning..

$25.00

WORK OF E. H. SHEPARD, The.
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WORK OF E. H. SHEPARD, The.

By Knox, Rawle, Ed.

New York: Schocken Books, 1979. Illustrated by Shepard color and b&w reproductions. First (N1) edition. Illustrated brown paper covered boards. 4to. pp. 256. Bibliography, Index. Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Children's illustrator and creator of Winnie the Poo, Ernest Howard Shepard 1879-1976. ISBN: 0805237445..

$40.00

CHILD'S BOOK ON THE SABBATH, The.
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CHILD'S BOOK ON THE SABBATH, The.

By Hooker, Rev. Horace.

New York: American Tract Society, (1835). Illustrated by Tissue frontis. First edition. Brown blind stamped cloth, ornate gilt stamped spine. 16mo. pp. 201, [1], [4] ads. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Sunned spine, light foxing first and last 20-30 pages..

$30.00

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