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A Cyclopaedia of Biblical Literature. In Three Volumes. Third Edition
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A Cyclopaedia of Biblical Literature. In Three Volumes. Third Edition

By Kitto, John. Edited By William Lindsay Alexander

Edinburgh, Scotland: Adam and Charles Black, 1870. Title pages dated 1870. Third and best, expanded, edition, three volumes with numerous plates including some color, folding maps, hundreds of smaller engravings throughout the text. Three quarter dark brown leather over marbled boards, gilt spine lettering and decoration, raised spine bands, top edges gilt, each volume just under ten inches tall and about three inches thick. Volume I externally fair with numerous scratches to the marbled boards, some scuffing to the leather, other volumes externally good with some expected edgewear. All text blocks sound but some hinges have been internally reglued and secure, all covers very well attached, pages slightly age-toned but very clean and free of foxing, no names or other markings, one plate in third volume protrudes very slightly to the top edge of the text block.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$437.99

The Young Man's Handbook of Etiquette
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The Young Man's Handbook of Etiquette

By Sinclair, Thomas S.

Philadelphia: Lindsay and Blakiston, 1840. Undated, ca. 1840s. Very worn. light brown cloth lettered in gilt, 224 pages, about 5.25 inches tall. Text block effectively detached from covers (covers and spine covering well attached to one another), covers spotted, old damage from moisture exposure to the covers (no damp odor or visible mildew), some very faint old transparent stains to some pages, free endpapers removed (text begins with title page), text block shaken but hanging together, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 24mo - 5" - 5¾" Tall.

$67.99

The Bazar [Bazaar] Book of Decorum. The Care of the Person, Manners, Etiquette and Ceremonials
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The Bazar [Bazaar] Book of Decorum. The Care of the Person, Manners, Etiquette and Ceremonials

By Harper & Brother

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1875. Title page dated 1875. Worn but useful copy in reddish brown cloth over beveled boards gilt lettering, about 6.5 inches tall. Covers heavily rubbed at the extremities with some wearthrough, front hinge internally cracked but secure, text block sound but not tight, pages a little age-toned but clean, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$27.99

Lessons in Elocution; or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the Improvement of Youth in Reading and Speaking.  To This American Edition are Prefixed, Elements of Gesture...
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Lessons in Elocution; or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the Improvement of Youth in Reading and Speaking. To This American Edition are Prefixed, Elements of Gesture...

By Scott, William

Middletown, CT: Thomas Spencer, Jr., T. Dunning, Print., 1818. First Middletown from the fifth Hartford edition, 1818. Illustrated with four engraved plates showing gesture. Full calf leather with red spine label, 388 pages. Fari condition with heavy rubbing to the covers, edgewear, fairly light chipping to spine head and upper front joint, good hinges, sound text block, pages age-toned with moderate foxing and dampstains to final few pages, ink stains to the far bottom margins of the final few pages, name of Henry Holman East Windsor [Connecticut] on front free endpaper with his geometric doodles below and on the preliminary blank.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$87.99

Controversies Over the Imitation of Cicero as a Model for Style and Some Phases of Their Influence on the Schools of the Renaissance
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Controversies Over the Imitation of Cicero as a Model for Style and Some Phases of Their Influence on the Schools of the Renaissance

By Scott, Izora

New York: Teachers College, Columbia University, 1910. First edition, 1910. Softcover in fair to good condition, a scholarly work in the original softcover with black tape spine, homemade paper labels on spine, firm binding, age-yellowed but clean pages, no names or other markings. Some wear and staining to the front cover, very small chip to bottom of blank rear cover, other light wear.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$37.99

Old English Grammar
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Old English Grammar

By Campbell, A.

Oxford, England: The Clarendon Press, 1964. 1964 edition. Dark blue cloth with dustjacket. The book has very little wear but has a slight lean to the binding when laid flat, good hinges, firm text block, slightly age-toned but clean pages, name neatly written on the front free endpaper, no other markings. The mylar protected dustajcket is not priceclipped has some light shelf soil and a slightly darkened spine, very small chip to spine head, little paper loss.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$37.99

Anecdotes of the English Language: Chiefly Regarding the Local Dialect of London and Its Environs...
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Anecdotes of the English Language: Chiefly Regarding the Local Dialect of London and Its Environs...

By Pegge, Samuel

London: J. Nichols, Son, and Bentley, 1814. Second edition, 1814. Worn, with front cover detached but present, other faults. Marbled hardcover, 428 pages. Covers heavily worn with spine covering partially covered by brown tape, ex-library with written spine label and multiple stampings or bookplates on the front endpapers, title page and final page stamped, binding sound, pages age-toned but clean, inner margin of title page also covered with paper tape with printing not affected.. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$67.99

The Refugees of 1776 from Long Island to Connecticut
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The Refugees of 1776 from Long Island to Connecticut

By Frederic G. Mather

Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1972. High quality 1972 facsimile reprint of the 1913 edition. Blue cloth with gilt spine lettering, frontis portrait of the author, no dustjacket as issued. Near fine with tight binding, light scattering of dust-speckling to the top edge of the text block, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$87.99

Orderly Book of the Three Battalions of Loyalists Commanded By Brigadier-General Oliver De Lancey 1776-1778
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Orderly Book of the Three Battalions of Loyalists Commanded By Brigadier-General Oliver De Lancey 1776-1778

By New York History and Genealogy

Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1972. Red cloth, 147 pages, no dustjacket as issued. About fine conditon with light edge rubbing, tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.99

The Harvard Concordance to Shakespeare
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The Harvard Concordance to Shakespeare

By Spevack, Marvin

Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1973. First edition, 1973. Monumental reference on Shakespeare's works in one volume containing more than 29,000 main entries and more than 500,000 quotations. Light red cloth with gilt spine lettering, 1600 pages,13.5 inches tall and 2.5 inches thick, with dustjacket. The book is near fine with good hinges, firm text block, clean pages with a name and 1973 date neatly written at the upper corner of the front free endpaper, no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some very light shelf soil to the white background, minimal edgewear, one inch closed tear to the bottom of the front panel, no chips and no paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall.

$167.99

Favorite Poets Birthday Book. A Birthday Record for Every Day in the Year
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Favorite Poets Birthday Book. A Birthday Record for Every Day in the Year

By Various Poets. Published By Cupples & Leon

New York: Cupples and Leon Company, 1910. Undated, ca. 1910. A petite book to record birthdays or friends and family, with verses for each day of the year on the left-hand pages, blank lined pages to record names on the right. Very clean copy in red cloth with gilt lettering, about 4 5/8 inches tall. Vry light edge rubbing, good hinges, firm text block, pages very clean with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.

$37.99

Volkswagen Service & Repair Handbook. Beetle, Super Beetle, Karmann Ghia, 1961-1972
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Volkswagen Service & Repair Handbook. Beetle, Super Beetle, Karmann Ghia, 1961-1972

By Clymer Publications

Los Angeles: Clymer Publications, 1973. Fifth printing, 1973. Softcover, 266 pages. Worn but sound used copy with cover wear including edge creasing, white background of rear cover age-darkened, binding sound, pages clean with occasional finger printing to the outer edges, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.99

Horoscope Birthday Book. A Birthday Record for Every Day in the Year
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Horoscope Birthday Book. A Birthday Record for Every Day in the Year

By Astrology. Birthday Book

New York: Cupples & Leon, 1941. First edition, 1941. Birthday book for a note describing the personality of people born on each day of the year, with blank lines opposite to record birthdays of friends and relatives. Green cloth, 5.5 inches tall. Covers worn and spotted, front hinge neatly reglued text block sound, pages clean with a handful of old entries written in the blanks.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 24mo - 5" - 5¾" Tall.

$32.99

Terriers
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Terriers

By Matheson, Darley

London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1922. First edition 1922. With 31 black and white illustrations of dogs typical for their specific terrier breed. Worn but sound book in green cloth with gilt spine lettering, no dustjacket. Spine faded to greenish brown, chips to spoine ends, two inch surface (not structural) separation of cloth at the lower front joint, good hinges, text block sound but not tight, plates very good, pages age-toned with some occasional age-speckling, name and 1922 date neatly written at top of front free endpaper, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$137.99

The Book of All Terriers
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The Book of All Terriers

By Marvin, John T.

New York: Howell Book House, 1964. First edition, 1964. Illustrated in black and white. Pictorial hardcover without dustjacket. Some use-related soil to the covers, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a name neatly written on the front free endpaper, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$27.99

The Welsh Terrier (Daeargi Cymraeg) Handbook. Giving the Origin and History of the Breed, Its Show Career, Its Points and Breeding
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The Welsh Terrier (Daeargi Cymraeg) Handbook. Giving the Origin and History of the Breed, Its Show Career, Its Points and Breeding

By Thomas, I. Morlais

London: Nicholson & Watson, 1959. First edition, 1959, part of The Dog Lover's Library. Good in worn dustjacket. Red cloth with gilt spine lettering, black and white illustrations throughout, illustrated dustjacket. The book has some light and inconsequential spotting to the covers, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a personal bookplate on the front free endpaper, no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has several old clear tape repairs, tiny chips to extremities, little paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$47.99

Springfield Suburban (Massachusetts) Directory for Agawam Center, North Agawam, Feeding Hills, East Longmeadow, Hampden, Ludlow, Wilbraham and Thompsonville-Enfield Connecticut for the Year Beginning January 1949
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Springfield Suburban (Massachusetts) Directory for Agawam Center, North Agawam, Feeding Hills, East Longmeadow, Hampden, Ludlow, Wilbraham and Thompsonville-Enfield Connecticut for the Year Beginning January 1949

By H. A. Manning Company

Springfield, MA: H. A. Manning Co., 1949. Business directory for the towns surrounding Springfield, Massachusetts, with lots of local advertising. Orange printed cloth, thumb tabs (most worn off), some pages printed in color paper. Some use-related external soil, sound text block, pages clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$37.99

Die Bierbrauerei Und Die Malzextract-Fabrikation
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Die Bierbrauerei Und Die Malzextract-Fabrikation

By Rudinger, Hermann

Wien [Vienna], Austria: A. Hartleben Buchhandlung, 1908. First edition [1908]. In German. Complete title translates to: The brewery and malt extract fabrication - A manual for brewery owners, brewery managers and malt extract manufacturers. Illustrated with engravings showing equipment and process. Brown blind stamped cloth with gilt lettering, marbled edges, vii, 456 pages. Light edgewear, spine slightly faded but clearly legible, front hinge internally reglued, text block sound, clean pages with some age-toning to the endpapers and half-title, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$297.99

Albertus Magnus: Being the Approved, Verified, Sympathetic and Natural Egyptian Secrets or, White and Black Art for Man and Beast...
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Albertus Magnus: Being the Approved, Verified, Sympathetic and Natural Egyptian Secrets or, White and Black Art for Man and Beast...

By Albertus Magnus

Printed in U.S.A.: N.P., 1920. Undated, ca. 1920. Yellow pictorial cloth printed in black, 208 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is externally very good with age-browned but clean pages, heavily and unevely age-spotting to endpapers and outer edges of text block, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some age arkening and speckling, very minor edge chips, very little paper loss. Compendium of remedies that include not only practical recipes for those remedies, but also things that are like spells to cure maladies, and rituals for dealing with witches and sorcerers.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$137.99

Gazetteer and Business Directory of Windham County, VT [Vermont] 1724-1884
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Gazetteer and Business Directory of Windham County, VT [Vermont] 1724-1884

By Child, Hamilton

Syracuse, NY: Journal Office, 1884. 1884 directory in externally fair to poor condition, internally good. Full brown leather with front cover detached, spine covering absent, 624 pages. Text block sound, pages a little age-yellowed but clean, no names or other markings. Folding map at rear in good to very good condition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.99

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