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A Dictionary, Persian, Arabic, and English
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A Dictionary, Persian, Arabic, and English

By Richardson John

London: Rousseau, 1800. Early Edition. Hardcover (rebound in cloth). Very Good Condition. Early edition, later printing of the first edition (1777-80) and before the second (1806) - with errata, notes on omissions and a list of subscribers. Rebound in brown buckram, a few seminary library marks, call numbers to base of spines, slight scattered foxing, some staining to titles, circular stain in top margin of volume 2 for first 100 pages or so; quite clean overall. xlviii, (14), 2144 (numbered by column); xix, (6), 2286 (columns). Originally issued for use by the East India Company, it was published with various additions, notably by Charles Wilkins, until 1892. Size: Folio. 2-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Reference; Inventory No: 046742.

$850.00

Vocabularium Anglo-Saxonicum
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Vocabularium Anglo-Saxonicum

By Benson Thomas

Oxford: Theatro Sheldoniano, 1701. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Contemporary paneled calf, neatly rebacked, corners worn, scattered mostly minor foxing and browning - an attractive copy - with the attractive frontispiece of scholars at work in the Bodleian. Unpaginated. An abridgment of William Somner's 1659 work, "Dictionarium saxonico-latino-anglicum". Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 046664.

$650.00

Dictionnaire françois et hollandois. Comprenant tous les mots de l'Usage avouez de L'Académie Françoise - Fransch en Nederduitsch Woordenboek
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Dictionnaire françois et hollandois. Comprenant tous les mots de l'Usage avouez de L'Académie Françoise - Fransch en Nederduitsch Woordenboek

By Marin, P.

Amsterdam: Jan van Eyl, 1762. Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Good Condition. Leather backed plain boards, worn but sound. Scattered stains, foxing, last few pages with a dark marginal stain, dampstain to rear board. Generally clean overall and partially unopened; attractive extra engraved title. 1208pp Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Reference; Inventory No: 046596.

$250.00

Illustrated Gospels in Maori (Lilliput Edition)
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Illustrated Gospels in Maori (Lilliput Edition)

By anon

New Zealand: A.W. Reed, 1965. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition. Flexible black covers - very slight rubbing to covers. 1 7/8" x 1 1/2" Size: Miniature. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Inventory No: 046478.

$50.00

R.L. Polk & Co.'s St. Paul City Directory 1903
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R.L. Polk & Co.'s St. Paul City Directory 1903

By various

St. Paul: R.L. Polk, 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Red cloth backed printed boards - modest wear, an unusually well preserved copy. Stamps from the Sutro Library, light browning. 2040pp. Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Inventory No: 046461.

$100.00

R.L. Polk & Co's Salt Lake City Directory 1913
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R.L. Polk & Co's Salt Lake City Directory 1913

By various

First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library). Spine defective, torn; binding still sound and clean internally. 1258 pages. Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Inventory No: 046463.

$75.00

Polk's Helena (Montana) City Directory 1929
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Polk's Helena (Montana) City Directory 1929

By various

Butte: R.L. Polk, 1929. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. A few old library marks, corners worn - a nice copy. 444pp Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Americana; Reference. Inventory No: 046464.

$75.00

Bibliografia del Friuli

By Valentinelli Di Giuseppe

Mansfield Centre, CT: Martino, 1998. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Near Fine Condition. Very faint wear to green cloth. Still the best bibliography of Friuli. Reprint of the 1861 edition. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Books for Writers; Reference. ISBN: 1578980909. ISBN/EAN: 9781578980901. Inventory No: 046370.

$75.00

I Libri Di Viaggio e Le Guide Della Raccolta Luigi Vittorio Fossati Bellani . 3 Vols

By Pescarzoli, Antonio

Storrs-Mansfield CT: Martino, 1996. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Near Fine Condition. Reprint of the 1957 edition limited to 300 copies. Over 5,000 items are described, over 4,000 of which are devoted to travel in Italy; B&W plates. Slight soiling to cloth, otherwise fine. Size: Octavo (8vo). 3-volume set (complete). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Books for Writers; Reference. ISBN: 188826277x. ISBN/EAN: 9781888262773. Inventory No: 046368.

$100.00

Dictionnaire étymologique, historique et anecdotique des proverbes et des locutions proverbiales de la langue française en rapport avec des proverbes et des locutions proverbiales des autres Langues
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Dictionnaire étymologique, historique et anecdotique des proverbes et des locutions proverbiales de la langue française en rapport avec des proverbes et des locutions proverbiales des autres Langues

By Quitard Pierre-Marie

Brussels: Librairie de Deprez-Parent, 1850. Early Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Later boards with original wrap covers laid down. Light foxing, illustrated with plates. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. Inventory No: 046048.

$50.00

La Tipocosmia
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La Tipocosmia

By Citolini Alessandro

Venice: Vincenzo Valgrissi, 1561. First Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good Condition. Later full vellum, with a red morocco lettering piece. Slight wear and discoloration. Scattered minor foxing, some wear to endpapers, corner of page 23 torn - a fine, bright copy overall. (16), 552pp. Adams 2047, Graesse II 189 A sort of hermetic encyclopedia of knowledge based on the model of a tree - it was an important source for Florio's First Fruits (1578). Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 046040.

$1750.00

Select Proverbs of All Nations: with Notes and Comments. A Summary of Ancient Pastimes, Holidays, and Customs
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Select Proverbs of All Nations: with Notes and Comments. A Summary of Ancient Pastimes, Holidays, and Customs

By Fielding Thomas

Baltimore: W.B. Cram, 1831. Early Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition. Full contemporary leather, worn at edges, hinges rubbed, binding sound and attractive overall. Light browning to pages, some foxing and discoloration. 280pp Size: 16mo . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Language & Linguistics. Inventory No: 046024.

$50.00

Sinks of London Laid Open: A Pocket Companion for the Uninitiated; to Which is Added a Modern Flash Dictionary..
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Sinks of London Laid Open: A Pocket Companion for the Uninitiated; to Which is Added a Modern Flash Dictionary..

By anon

London: J. Duncombe, 1848. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition. George Cruikshank. Contempoary cloth backed marbled boards, front board cleanly detached, light age toning internally. Color frontis, illustrations by Cruikshank. 131pp. An attractively illustrated version of Dens of London Exposed (1835). Size: Octavo (8vo). Illustrator: George Cruikshank. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Language & Linguistics. Inventory No: 046008.

$150.00

Adagios, Proverbios, Rifãos e Anexins da Lingua Portugueza
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Adagios, Proverbios, Rifãos e Anexins da Lingua Portugueza

By Rolland Francisco

Lisbon: Typograpfia Rollandiana, 1780. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition. Contemporary speckled calf, spine dry and cracked, old bookplate from the Cleveland public library and marks and perforations to title and final catalog leaf, only modest general browning otherwise and a good copy of a scarce book. Reprinted in 1841. 341, (3)pp. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Language & Linguistics. Inventory No: 045987.

$250.00

Refranes o Proverbios Castellanos Traduzidos en Lengua Francesa
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Refranes o Proverbios Castellanos Traduzidos en Lengua Francesa

By Oudin Cesar

Paris: Pierre Billaine, 1624. Third Edition. Hardcover (Half Leather). Good Condition. Early half leather, worn, front board detached, scattered mostly minor stains, a few pencil marks, scattered worming touching letters but not affecting sense. Good internally. Trimmed just a little close on top edge. 296pp. Palau V 397, Duplessis 495 Size: Octavo (8vo). Previous owner's book-plate inside front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. Inventory No: 045962.

$400.00

Rigen dai jiten
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Rigen dai jiten

By Nakano, Kichihei

Tokyo: Toho Shoin, 1933. First Edition. Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Very Good Condition. Leather backed cloth, spine dry and hinges cracked, binding quite sound overall. Clean internally - 1094, 428pp. In the original, battered, cardboard box. Just a few copies in Worldcat - in Japanese throughout; scarce collection of proverbs and quotations. Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Reference; Language & Linguistics. Inventory No: 045959.

$300.00

Dictionnaire Provençal et François Dans Lequel on Trouvera les Mots Provençaux & Quelques Phrases & Proverbes Expliquez en François
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Dictionnaire Provençal et François Dans Lequel on Trouvera les Mots Provençaux & Quelques Phrases & Proverbes Expliquez en François

By Pellas Sauveur-André

Avignon: François-Sebastien Offray, 1723. First Edition. Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good Condition. 19th century half red leather over cloth, light rubbing; small folio., new endpapers. Light foxing, very clean overall. 326pp. Size: Folio. Previous owner's book-plate inside front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. Inventory No: 045960.

$500.00

Nouveau Dictionaire des Proverbes François-Allemand
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Nouveau Dictionaire des Proverbes François-Allemand

By Kritzinger, Christian Wilhelm

Leipzig: D. Richter, 1742. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. Early paste paper boards, modest wear, corners worn, binding sound. General even toning to pages, scattered foxing. Scarce and substantial collection of proverbs. Duplessis 311, 624 Size: Quarto (4to). Previous owner's book-plate inside front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Reference; Language & Linguistics. Inventory No: 045958.

$200.00

Refranes de la Lengua Castellana
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Refranes de la Lengua Castellana

By anon

Barcelona: Agustin Roca, 1815. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Full contemporary acid calf, spine rubbed and cracked, worn at edges, very clean internally, old ownership signature to title. 2 volumes bound in 1; 272pp; 164pp. Palau VI 229, Brunet 18492. Extracted from the Dictionnaire de L'Academie espagnole (Brunet). Duplessis 512. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Language & Linguistics; Reference. Inventory No: 045948.

$150.00

Gnomologia: Adagies and Proverbs; Wise Sentences and Witty Sayings, Ancient and Modern, Foreign and British
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Gnomologia: Adagies and Proverbs; Wise Sentences and Witty Sayings, Ancient and Modern, Foreign and British

By Fuller Thomas

London: B. Barker, 1732. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Fair Condition. Full contemporary paneled calf, front board cleanly detached, spine rubbed and leather loose in one spot; very good otherwise and very clean internally. Scarce collection of proverbs and aphorisms. x, 297, (5)pp. From De Guinzbourg's proverb library with his bookplate - old signatures to endpaper. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Language & Linguistics. Inventory No: 045857.

$300.00

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