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Harper & Brothers, New York ; London: 1899, 1899 Two volumes. pp. xxi, 415; xx, 360 + 2 photogravure portrait plates, + a folding reproduction of letter in Bismark's hand. Original full blue cloth bindings with printed paper labels. 8vo. Very good. This edition is rather scarce. W54. Hardcover. Very Good.
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Harper & Brothers, New York ; London: 1899, 1899 Two volumes. pp. xxi, 415; xx, 360 + 2 photogravure portrait plates, + a folding reproduction of letter in Bismark's hand. Original full blue cloth bindings with printed paper labels. 8vo. Very good. W54. Hardcover. Very Good.
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LIFE WITHOUT LIMITS: Inspiration for a Ridiculously Good Life

by Vujicic, Nick

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2010
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Fine
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1st Edition
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9780307589736
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Doubleday, 2010 pp. (xii), 268 + 8 p. Color photo illus. 8vo. White cloth back over blue paper boards binding. Fine, in a fine DJ. Nick Vujicic was born without arms or legs, but overcame disability to live a rich rewarding life. FIRST EDITION.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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THE LIFE AND TIMES OF GEORGE WASHINGTON.

by Schmucker, Samuel.

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1860
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John E. Potter and Company, Philadelphia: Ca. ., 1860 432 p. No frontis. 12 mo. 190mm. Attractive publisher's full brown cloth binding decorated in gilt and black. Hardbound. Very Good. Samuel Simon Schmucker (1799-1873) was a German-American Lutheran pastor and theologian. He was integral to the founding of the Lutheran church body known as the General Synod, as well as… Read more
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Printed for F.C. and J. Rivington; T. Egerton; J. Stockdale; W. Miller; Clarke and Sons; Crosby and Co.; Cuthell and Martin; R. Lea; and J. Harding, London: ., 1806 Volume One (of 2?). pp. lxxvi, 40 [Engraved Coats of Arms etc.], 409 +Plus frontis portrait of King George III. 16 mo. 140 mm. Original gilt tooled spine remains. Both boards… Read more
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MEMOIRES SUR LA VIE ET LES OUVRAGES DE M. TURGOT, Ministre d'Etat. Premiere partie.

by Du Pont de Nemours, Pierre Samuel.

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1782
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Philadelphie [i.e. Paris]: [i.e. Barrois l'aine]: ., 1782 pp. (x), 148. 8vo. 220 mm. Self wraps - unbound; uncut; deckle edged. Title page soiled. Early ms. ownership at the top of the t.p., but we can't make it out. Issued under a false imprint, this rare biography of the French finance minister Anne-Robert-Jacques Turgot, Baron de l'Auline (1727-1781) is attributed… Read more
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Printed for Mathew Carey, William Young, Thomas Dobson, H. & P. Rice and John Ormrod, Philadelphia: ., 1796 283 p. XLib stamp of the Lancaster Mechanics' Society on title page. Mildly browned and foxed. 12mo. 170 mm. Original full leather binding, worn. Front board detached. Rear board very fragile. Loss at head of spine. Hardbound. Good. An early political work… Read more
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Printed and sold by Joseph Crukshank, Philadelphia: ., 1783 pp. vi, 236, (2) [Publisher's catalogue]. Browned but not brittle. First fly leaf chipped. Pencil manuscript ownership of Jacob Paxson on first fly leaf and title page. 12mo. 195 mm. Nice original full leather binding, slightly scuffed. Raised bands. John Richardson (1667-1753) was an English Quaker minister who preached extensively in… Read more
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LITTLE STORIES OR WELL-KNOWN AMERICANS. Illustrated.

by Large, Laura Antoinette Stevers.

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Published
1928
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Very Good
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W.A. Wilde & Company, Boston:, 1928 pp. (iv), 192. 12mo. 200mm. +Plus 11illustrations including frontis. Publisher's full cloth binding in beige with illustration in orange depicting Charles Lindbergh. Spine lettered in black. Color is bright and illustration is rubbed. Hardbound. Very Good. NW70. Hardcover. Very Good.
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Printed by Nathaniel and Benjamin Heaton, for the Author, Dedham, MA: ., 1797 pp. xv, (17)-258, (6) [Subscriber's list] + Portrait frontis of Deborah Sampson. INCOMPLETE. LACKS pages 141-252 in the Appendix. Many pages torn and chipped. Inside hinges of frontis, title page and some pages very stained, old glue? Early manuscript inscription 'Wilhelmina Stuart presented by Mrs. John Bonsal,… Read more
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MATRIKEL pa den IX Fr. Pr. underydande H.U. och H.V. Provincial-Logen N:o 3. uti Linkoping med derunder horande Loger.

by Linkoping Sweden; Masonic Register with Manuscript additions.

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Published
1828
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Axel Petre, Linkoping: /1829., 1828 pp. 38 (8)[Printed Register] + **Interleaved with numerous blank leaves, filled with early (1829) manuscript corrections, additions, etc. 24 mo. 135 mm. Original stiff marbled paper wraps. This is a very early Swedish Freemason's register, containing members and officers for several different lodges. It is also a handy 'Who's Who' and general directory of church… Read more
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Printed for Robert Campbell, Philadelphia: ., 1794 Two works bound in one: pp. 68; 256 + Portrait frontis. according to Evans the 2nd work should be bound first. Age stain. Browned. All signatures loose. Early ownership that appears to be Beiler (a common Amish name). Pages 107/108 torn without loss. 12mo. 180 mm. Loose in the original full leather binding;… Read more
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Published by E. Bronson, at the Office of the United States' Gazette, Philadelphia: ., 1806 Two Volumes: pp. x, (1)-433; pp. iv, (1)-438. XLib bookplate of Gettysburg Lutheran Theological Library on front paste downs. XLib stamp on title pages and elsewhere. Foxed. Marbled endpapers. 8vo. 220 mm. Original full leather bindings, rubbed. Front board cracked at joint. Autograph ownership of… Read more
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Stereotyped by L. Johnson, Published by Uriah Hunt, Philadelphia: ., 1835 239 p. + 6 plates. Dampstained. First few signatures very dampstained. Loss of some letters on pages 127/128. Small oval loss on title page and first few pages. 170 mm. Disbound. Along with this comes a rebound and incomplete volume of the same edition. S&S/AI 35331. PAIMP 23. No… Read more
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Printed by William Brown for E. Littell, A. Small, H.S. Carey & I Lea, et. al., Philadelphia; and Collins & Hannay, New York: ., 1824 pp. xxiii, (25)-385. Early manuscript ownership of S. N. Dickinson in title page. Age stain. 8vo. Original leather binding, very worn. Front board detached. Spine perished. Hardbound. Text Good. William Cowper (1731-1800) was an English… Read more
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MEMOIRS OF THE WRITINGS AND CORRESPONDENCE, OF SIR WILLIAM JONES. From The Classic Press.

by Teignmouth, John Shore, Baron; Jones, William.

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Published
1805
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(Printed by Robert Carr), Printed for the Proprietors, Wm. Poyntell & Co., Philadelphia: ., 1805 pp. x, (1), (1)-419, 102 [Appendix] + Portrait Frontis and a printed facsimile of Lord Teignmouth's handwriting. Ownership torn from top corner of title page. Mildly XLib. 8vo. 220 mm. Original full leather binding, worn and rubbed. Spine worn and cracked. Hardbound. Good. John Shore,… Read more
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THE LIFE OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH, M.B. FROM A VARIETY OF ORIGINAL SOURCES.

by Prior, James (1790?-1869).

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Published
1837
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E.L. Carey & A. Hart, Philadelphia: ., 1837 550 p. Foxed. Early manuscript ownership of John Bair (York County, PA). Marbled endpapers. All edges marbled. 8vo. 220 mm. Original full leather binding, rubbed. Original leather spine label. Raised bands. Hardbound. Good. S&S/AI 46432. PAIMP 22. Hardcover.
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A VIEW OF THE LIFE, TRAVELS, AND PHILANTHROPIC LABORS OF THE LATE JOHN HOWARD. Bound With: ODE INSCRIBED TO JOHN HOWARD.

by Aikin, John (1747-1822); Hayley, William (1745-1820); Howard, John (1726-1790).

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Published
1794
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Printed for John Ormrod, by William W. Woodward, at Franklin's Head, Philadelphia: ., 1794 pp. 196, (1) [Subscription promotion] + (3) [Publisher's advertisement and catalogue] + Engraved portrait frontis of John Howard engraved by Thackara & Vallance, Philadelphia, 1794, signed in plate. Original paper guard for frontis. Age stain. Handsome manuscript ownership of Edward Dowers, January 1796 on verso of… Read more
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Printed by Ann Cochran for William M'Carty, Philadelphia: ., 1813 pp. (1) [Title page], (1)-94. Dampstain. Lacks front fly leaves. An added engraved portrait from another source pasted onto front paste down. Mildly XLib. 24mo. 140 mm. Original leather spine over printed paper boards. **Unusual pictorial printed paper boards binding. Front board reproduces title page in full. Rear board has… Read more
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AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF SIR WALTER SCOTT. BART.

by Scott, Sir Walter, bart. (1771-1832).

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Published
1831
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(Stereotyped by J. Howe for) Carey & Lea, Philadelphia: ., 1831 pp. (4) [Publisher's catalogue], (iii)-viii, (9)-288, 12 [Publisher's catalogue], 4 [Encyclopaedia Americana prospective] + Engraved portrait frontis with original tissue guard. Text beginning to brown but not brittle. First signature loose. 12mo. 180 mm. Original cloth binding, worn. Front board detached. Spine very worn with loss. Sir Walter Scott,… Read more
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