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THE CHOIR INVISIBLE.

by Allen, James Lane.

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Published
1905
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Very Good
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The Macmillan Company, New York., 1905 pp. 361. 12mo. 180mm. Publisher's full dark beige cloth binding stamped in white and gilt. Cover decorated with a simple leaf pattern circling the lettering. Spine lettered and decorated similarly. Front cover is clean and colors are bright. Mild abrasions on corners of boards. Spine rubbed. Front hinge cracked but contents tight. Hardbound. Good.… Read more
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THE WISDOM OF THE FOOLISH AND THE FOLLY OF THE WISE.

by Antrim, Minna Thomas.

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Published
1903
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Very Good
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$50.00

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H. Altemus, Philadelphia., 1903 pp. 112. 12mo. 160mm. Publisher's full maroon cloth binding stamped in cream and gilt. Cover decorated with a swooping floral pattern and lettered plainly in gilt. Spine lettered and decorated in gilt. Front cover is slightly rubbed and crinkled. Mild abrasions on corners of boards. Spine bright. Minna Thomas Antrim (1861-1950) was an American writer. She… Read more
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W.A. Leary, Philadelphia:, 1844 pp. 374. 12mo. 130mm. Original publisher's full dark blue cloth binding decorated in blind with an ornamental design. Spine lettered and decorated in gilt. Boards mildly faded and brittle. Spine rubbed with mild wear to head and base of spine. Corners sharp. Contents mildly foxed. Hardbound. Very Good. These small volumes were typically given as gifts… Read more
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$80.00
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Harper & Bros., New York:, 1836 pp. 349. 12mo. 160mm. A very early American printed full cloth binding. Front board with title and imprint info ruled and lettered in black. Spine also printed plainly. Back board stamped with index of other works in the 'Harper's Family Library' Series (of which this is number 37). Boards dirtied with some rubbing and… Read more
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$60.00
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WHAT IS WORTH WHILE?

by Brown, Anna Robertson.

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Published
1893
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Very Good
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$30.00

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Thomas Y. Crowell, New York:, 1893 pp. 32. 8vo. 190mm. Original publisher's textured cream colored vellum covered color illustrated boards lettered in gilt. Gilt title set in a purple floral frame. Spine blank. Dust jacket present and intact but slightly torn. Gilt bright. Cover mildly soiled. Binding tight. Corners bumped. Manuscript ownership of 'Lizzie, April 9th, 1894' on inside flyleaf.… Read more
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FOR FRIENDSHIP'S SAKE.

by Rader, William.

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Published
1900
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Very Good
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Dodge Pub. Co., New York., 1900 pp. 91 +Plus Frontis Portrait. 12mo. 160mm. Publisher's full dark brown cloth binding stamped in purple, green and gilt. Cover decorated with an intricate swirling design with grapes and leaves growing as if on a lattice. Spine lettered and decorated similarly in gilt. Front cover is clean. Colors are a little dulled but the… Read more
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THE POSTHUMOUS PIECES OF THE LATE REVEREND JOHN WILLIAM de la FLECHERE, By the Rev. Melville Horne, Curate of Madeley.

by Fletcher, John William (1729-1785); Horne, Rev. Melville.

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Published
1794
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Re-printed from the English Edition, at the Press of Barber & Southwick, for T. Spencer and A. Ellison, Albany, NY: ., 1794 pp. iv, (5)-384. Blind stamp of AAS withdrawn on title page. Title page chipped on front margin. Pages 193 & 194 torn without loss. Age stain. Pencil manuscript ownership of William J. Campbell [1850-1931] (Philadelphia printer / publisher)… Read more
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$100.00
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THE PRINCIPLES OF MORAL AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY. The 7th Edition, Corrected.

by Paley, William.

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Published
1788
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1st Edition
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$150.00

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Printed for Thomas Dobson, at the Stone-House, no. 41, South Second-Street, Philadelphia: ., 1788 pp. 499 [1]. 8vo. 200 mm. Autograph ownerships of Thomas Harris, Jr. Original full leather Philadelphia binding, with a nicely tooled morocco gilt spine title piece. Hardbound. Very Good. William Paley (1743-1805) was an English clergyman, Archdeacon of Carlisle, Christian apologist, philosopher, and utilitarian. He is… Read more
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$150.00
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OLD MORTALITY

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Published
1900
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Very Good
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$75.00

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Rand, McNally & Company, Chicago: ()., 1900 458 p. plus 4 unnumbered prints. 8vo. A clean original publisher's full cloth pictorial binding in brown. Cover stamped in gilt, green and red with same on spine. Slight rubbing of spine. Spine rubbed slightly. A clean and tight example. 8vo. 200mm. Hardbound. Very Good. NW66. Hardcover. Very Good.
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$75.00
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ELEMENTS OF THE PHILOSOPHY OF THE HUMAN MIND.

by Stewart, Dugald (1753-1828).

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Published
1793
Edition
1st Edition
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$150.00

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Printed by William Young, Philadelphia: ., 1793 pp. xi, [2], 10-500. Publisher's advertisements on verso of p. xi. 8vo. 210 mm. Original full leather binding, boards detached. Hardbound. Good. Dugald Stewart (1753-1828) was a Scottish philosopher and mathematician. He is best known for popularizing the Scottish Enlightenment through his lectures, and his influential students at the University of Edinburgh, and… Read more
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Printed by Thomas Dobson, at the Stone-House, no. 41, South Second-Street, Philadelphia: ., 1795 pp. 443. 8vo. 220 mm. Original full leather Philadelphia binding, with a nicely tooled morocco gilt spine title piece. Autograph ownerships of Henry Hollyday, Jr. Hardbound. Very Good. William Paley (1743-1805) was an English clergyman, Archdeacon of Carlisle, Christian apologist, philosopher, and utilitarian. He is best… Read more
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SOLITUDE CONSIDERED WITH RESPECT TO ITS INFLUENCE UPON THE MIND AND THE HEART.

by Zimmermann, Johann Georg. ritter von (1728-1795).

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Published
1793
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$125.00

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Printed for J. Crukshank, W. Young, T. Dobson, M. Carey, etc, Philadelphia: ., 1793 pp. (4), (i)-vii, (1)-328. Age stain. **Early manuscript ownerships of Jno. Spayd (1764-1822) on title page. He was a very prominent Reading PA attorney. In the War of 1812 he raised militia to protect Philadelphia. 12mo. 175 mm. Original full leather binding, very worn. Front board… Read more
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THE PRINCIPLES OF MORAL AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY. A New Edition.

by Paley, William.

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Published
1794
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$150.00

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Printed by Thomas Dobson, at the Stone-House, no. 41, South Second-Street, Philadelphia: ., 1794 pp. 618 [2] (Publisher's list which includes Dobson's Encyclopedia 'More than two thirds of this work are finished.' Text foxed and age stained. 8vo. 200 mm. Autograph ownerships of William Moore and others in his family. Original full leather binding, worn. Hardbound. Good. William Paley (1743-1805)… Read more
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$150.00
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MEDITATIONS AND CONTEMPLATIONS. In Two Volumes.

by Hervey, James (1714-1758).

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Published
1795
Edition
1st Edition
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$75.00

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Printed for Robert Campbell, Second edition, Philadelphia: ., 1795 Two volumes bound in one: pp. 179; 174, (2) [Publisher's catalogue]. Loss bottom corner of pages 77/78 in first volume. Loss bottom margin and a few lines of text on pages 83 / 84 in volume one. Dampstain. Foxed. Age stain. Early manuscript ownerships on first fly leaf: James W. Craken… Read more
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SOLITUDE CONSIDERED WITH RESPECT TO ITS INFLUENCE UPON THE MIND AND THE HEART.

by Zimmermann, Johann Georg. ritter von (1728-1795).

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Published
1793
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Good
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$100.00

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Printed for J. Crukshank, W. Young, T. Dobson, M. Carey, etc, Philadelphia: ., 1793 pp. (4), (i)-vii, (1)-328. Loss top and bottom of title page. Title page very age stained. Lacks fly leaves. Foxed. **Early manuscript ownerships of D. (Dr?) Samuel Wiestling and George P. Wiestling on title page. Last page has comments on the book in German by D.… Read more
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SEARCHING FOR TRUTH

by Draper, George Otis.

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Published
1902
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Very Good
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$45.00

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Peter Eckler, New York: ., 1902 579 p. 8vo. 210mm. Clean and tight original publisher's full cloth pictorial binding in gray. Cover stamped in gilt and blue with title on spine in gilt and blue. Top edge Gilt.Slight rubbing of front cover. Spine faded. Second edition. Hardbound. Very good. NW66. Hardcover. Very Good.
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THE WISDOM OF THE SIMPLE: A Tale of Lower New York.

by Kildare, Owen.

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Published
1905
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Very Good
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$30.00

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Fleming H. Revell Company, New York: ., 1905 pp. 353. Original publisher's full green cloth pictorial binding decorated in cream, and black. Spine Faded. 8vo. 200 mm. Hardbound. Very good. NW65. Hardcover. Very Good.
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Printed for Samuel Longcope, Philadelphia: ., 1796 Three volumes. Vols. I & II are the 1st American Edition. pp. 275; 267. 12mo. 170 mm. Full leather bindings. Front board detached from Vol. 1. These have early ownerships of the Elmendorf family. In the (detached) front flyleaf of Vol. 1 is the signed manuscript comments on the book: 'Rosseau's Eloisa says… Read more
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$150.00
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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
Condition
Good
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$400.00

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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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$400.00
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Printed and sold by William Gillmor, Harrisburgh: ., 1811 pp. (1) [Title page], viii, (9)-263. Irregular pagination. Very dampstained. Foxed. Browned but not brittle. 160 mm. Original full leather binding, worn. Original leather spine label. Slight loss at head and tail of spine. Boards warped. Hardbound. Fair. Title continues: 'Drawn From The Knowledge Of Nature, From Proofs Purely Intellectual, And… Read more
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$50.00
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