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HISTORY OF THE COVENANTERS IN SCOTLAND. In Two Volumes.

by Sime, William.

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Published
1841
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Very Good
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Presbyterian Board of Publication, Philadelphia:, 1841 pp. xiii, 13-346; vi, 7-350. 16mo. 160mm. Original publisher's full brown textured cloth binding embossed with ornamentation. Spines decorated and lettered in gilt. Boards clean with some fading. Spines lightly faded with light wear at heads and bases. Corners sharp. Contents clean. Hardbound. Very Good. The Covenanters were a Scottish Presbyterian movement that played… Read more
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TEMPERANCE TALES; OR, SIX NIGHTS WITH THE WASHINGTONIANS. (Two Volumes in One)

by Arthur, T.S.

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Published
1849
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Very Good
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W.A. Leary & Co., Philadelphia:, 1849 pp. (viii), 136; 141. 12mo. 160mm. Original publisher's full dark brown textured cloth binding embossed with ornamentation. Spines decorated and lettered in gilt. Boards clean with some fading and wear around the edges. Spine rubbed with wear at heads and bases. Corners bumped. Contents mostly clean, some pages stained lightly. Hardbound. Very good copy… Read more
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THE LADY OF THE DECORATION.

by Little, Frances .

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Published
1908
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Century Co., New York., 1908 pp. iv, 236. 12mo. 200mm. Publisher's dark gray cloth binding with cover lettered in white and decorated gilt and red flower design. Cover designed by Amy Richards with her monogram. Spine lettered and decorated similarly. Gilt bright on cover and spine. Spine color rubbed some. Corners bumped. Gift inscription on inside flyleaf, 'Merry Christmas &… Read more
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(De Vinne Press for) The Century Co., New York: ., 1908 421 p. + 10 full page plates, including the frontis. 8vo. 190 mm. Clean and tight original publisher's full yellow pictorial cloth binding. Title in blue ink on spine with color illustration on cover. Manuscript ownership of 'Edith Walton Cooper Jan. 1909' on first flyleaf. Small printed booksellers label… Read more
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HUNKY

by Williamson, Thames

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Published
1929
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Very Good
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Coward McCann Inc., New York: ., 1929 312p. 8vo. 220mm. Original publisher's full cloth pictorial binding in brown. Cover stamped and lettered black. Spine lettered in black. Corners very lightly bumped. Dust jacket incomplete but present. A slow-witted but gentle Czech immigrant participates in, then quells a bakery strike. Striking jacket design by Karl S. Woerner. A clean, tight binding.… Read more
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LEGEND OF OLD HONOLULU (Mythology).

by Westervelt, W.D.

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Published
1916
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Very Good
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Ellis Press: Boston, ., 1916 x, 277, [xi] +Plus 21 plates including frontis. 8vo. 170mm. Publisher's tan full cloth binding with cover stamped in crisp brown and orange. Spine lettered in brown. A Few pages crumpled at the corner. Bookseller's stamp on reay flyleaf from 'Gardenside Bookshop, 270 Boylston Street' A near-fine. Scarce. Hardbound. Very Good. NW69. Hardcover. Very Good.… Read more
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EXPATRIATES

by Dormie, M.A.

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Published
1932
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Very Good
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D. Appleton and Co., New York: ., 1932 pp. (3), 332, 1. 12mo. 215mm. Original publisher's full cloth pictorial binding in blue with silver labels on front cover and spine. Dust jacket incomplete but present. Striking jacket design by M.L. Brigham. A clean, tight binding. Hardbound. Very Good. NW67. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.
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SIX SKETCHES ON THE HISTORY OF MAN.

by Kames, (Kaims) Henry Home, Lord (1696-1782); Ross, Robert.

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Published
1776
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Good
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Sold by Robert Bell and Robert Aitken, Philadelphia: ., 1776 pp. vi, (2), 262. LACKS 2 pages of advertisements. Slight loss at bottom of pp. 235/236. 8vo. 210 mm. Full leather binding; boards detached. Full title: SIX SKETCHES ON THE HISTORY OF MAN. Containing, the Progress of Men as Individuals. I. The Diversity of Men, and Languages. II. Of Food,… Read more
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Printed by Griggs & Co. for Bennett & Walton, Philadelphia: ., 1819 180 p. Mildly XLib. 24mo. 145 mm. Original full leather binding, lightly worn. Spine ruled in gold gilt. Hardbound. Good. Title continues: 'Containing A Brief Expression Of The Leading Facts In History, Written So As To Be Readily Committed To Memory, With Questions And Exercises: By means of… 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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ANECDOTES OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE AND HIS TIMES, Compiled From Every Authentic Source.

by Cunningham, A.

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Published
1855
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Good
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John B. Perry, Philadelphia: ., 1855 pp. xiii, 504 + 21 plates. Lacks portrait frontis? Light foxing. Mildly XLib. 24mo. 130 mm. Original leather binding, worn. Spine perished. Boards decorated and embossed with vines and lilies. Needs to be resewn. Wolf 225. Hardbound. Binding poor. PAIMP 23. Hardcover. Good.
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(Printed by King & Baird) Sold by Grigg and Elliot, and published by Joseph Allen, Philadelphia: ., 1840 244 p. + 6 full page engravings. Age stain. Some signatures, including some plates, very browned. Early printed bookseller's label of S. Oswald, South George Street, York, PA on front paste down. 12mo. 180 mm. Original leather binding, worn. Original leather spine… Read more
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Stereotyped by J. Howe, Published by M'Carty & Davis, Philadelphia: ., 1841 967 p. + Engraved title and Portrait Of Tobias Smollett. Engraved title page dated 1832. Double column. Foxed. Early manuscript ownership of C.Y. Gloninger on engraved title page. The Gloninger family was an important PA German clan located in Lebanon County, PA. All edges marbled. Marbled endpapers. 235… Read more
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LIVES OF REMARKABLE YOUTH, OF BOTH SEXES.

by Anonymous.

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Published
1830
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E. Littell, Philadelphia: ., 1830 222 p. + Engraved Frontis of Princess Victoria with original tissue guard. Text beginning to brown. XLib bookplate of Juniata College Library. School gift book with print and manuscript from the Albany Academy to Joseph B. Brown the best in his class in English Grammar & improvement in penmanship, 1831. T. Romeyn Beck, Principal on… Read more
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THE HISTORY OF THE REIGN OF GEORGE III TO THE TERMINATION OF THE LATE WAR. In Four Volumes. A New Edition.

by Bisset, Robert (1759-1805).

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Published
1810
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Good
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Printed by Thomas L. Plowman for Levis & Weaver, Philadelphia: -1811., 1810 In Four Volumes. Frontis in all volumes. Dampstain. Paper beginning to brown but not brittle. **Early manuscript ownership of John L. Howell, 1820 in all volumes. Manuscript margin notes in volume one. 8vo. 220 mm. Text good. Original full leather bindings, very worn. Some boards detached. Spines very… Read more
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Printed by William Brown for Mitchell, Ames and White, Philadelphia: ., 1819 512 p. + tipped in errata. Some signatures very browned and brittle. Some pages loose. XLib bookplate of Hanover, PA. XLib blind stamp on title page and elsewhere. Early manuscript ownership on title page. 8vo. 220 mm. Original full leather binding, very worn. Front board detached. Spine very… Read more
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Printed by the Reporter, Lancaster, (PA): ()., 1805 pp. 491, 96 [Appendix]. Irregular pagination. On title page early manuscript ownership of John Brown crossed out. Early manuscript inscription 'J. Smith Futhey to Hon. D.H. Hastings' on front paste down. Bookseller's label of Geo. T. Bisel, Philadelphia on front paste down. 8vo. 210 mm. Leather boards. Spine perished. Hardbound. Text very… Read more
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(Stereotyped by J. Fagan for) Lindsay and Blakiston, Philadelphia: ., 1847 222 p. + 8 full page plates. Bookplate of New Horizons, a gift of Rosemary Hall School June 17, 1863. Early manuscript inscription of Simeon Baldwin from his father Jan. 1, 1848. Manuscript ownership of Roger Sherman Baldwin, 1883. Simeon Baldwin (1761-1851) was son-in-law of Roger Sherman (patriot of… Read more
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(Printed by Smith and Peters for) W.A. Leary, Philadelphia: ., 1847 666 p. + Portrait Frontis and 24 full page plates. Plates foxed and browned. Beginning signatures dampstained. Text foxed throughout. Marbled endpapers. 8vo. 230 mm. Original full leather binding. Front board slightly stained. Original leather spine labels. Raised bands. Hardbound. Good. Title continues: 'From The Destruction Of Jerusalem To… Read more
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Grigg & Elliott, Philadelphia: ., 1835 pp. (2), (5)-326. Mildly XLib. XLib blind stamp on title page. Foxed. Last few signature dampstained. Title page illustrated with a drawing of Mount Vernon. Early manuscript ownership of Henry D. Collins and Albert J. Winterick? on first fly leaf. 12mo. 185 mm. Original worn full leather binding. Original faded spine label. Binding rubbed… Read more
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