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Johann Christoph Sthr, Bdingen: 1746. . Three volumes in one. pp. (12), 238; 324; 103. With woodcut headpieces. Small 12mo. 174 mm. Original full leather binding with gilt tooled spine. Joints tender. Marbled edges. TRANSLATION of the First title: A collection of public speeches, From the Lord who is our bliss and about the matter of his torture. In… Read more
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Gedruckt bey Christoph Saur, auf Kosten vereinigter Freunden, Germantown: 1762. . pp. xxxiii, [3] 760, [40]. Double column German Gothic letter text. 12mo. 190mm. Original polished full calf binding attributed to Christopher Hoffman, decoratively tooled in blind; With four original brass corner studs and two clasps. Small mounted ink on paper ownership of Abraham Kriebel (1736-1801) who lived… Read more
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Lafayette College, Easton, Pa: 1920-1930. . 4to. Almost 300 pages + PLUS INSERTS. Broken ledger binding. Date organized: 1920; Created from two clubs, the Order of Sphinx and the Arrows Club. Manuscript Minute book from its first organization in 1920 to 1930. In 1934 Phi Kappa Tau was merged with with Alpha Sigma Delta. In 1956 ASD severed… Read more
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Thomas Guarin, Basel: 1576. . ff. 90 [of 92 leaves]. [180] pages. Last leaf (X5) in photo copy. Almost every page has a wood engraved bible scene illustrated within a baroque frame, with a poetic caption in German Gothic letter. Small 4to. 190 mm. Title worn and toned as are most other leaves at their margins; Half inch hole… Read more
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Carl Muquardt, Brussels and Leipzig: 1848. . pp. x, 382 + 24 Hand-coloured lithographed plates. 8vo. 260mm. Original blue patterned cloth back. Black marbled boards with some wear. Hardbound. Very Good. See: Jay T. Snider "Collection of Historical Americana", his sale Christie's 21st June 2005, lot 250. First German edition, translated into German by Dr. Heinrich Berghous. First published… Read more
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Manuscript. University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia: 1818-1832. . Over 100 p. Neat manuscript hand. Includes lectures in 1818 by: 'The Father of American Surgery' - Dr. Philip-Syng-Physick; AND: Lectures of John Sang Dorsey (1818) who developed the first systematic textbook of surgery written in the United States, 'The Elements of Surgery' (1813). John Syng Dorsey was a University of… Read more
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(Gregorio de Gregori), Stampata in Venetia (Venice): 1524. . ff. [8], 71, [1] leaves. One text leaf replaced in facsimile. Illustrated. 16mo. 155 mm. Italian Italic. Title page with woodcut pictorial border by Eustachio Celebrino. Ten full page woodcut illustrations; 11 illustrations in the text. One full page illustration shows fireworks, the others show siege engines, bastions, mines,… Read more
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[Firenze: Heredi di Philippo Giunta], 1527 Adi XIIII del mese daprile]. Actually: Pasinello, Venice: 1729. . pp. [14], 284. Printer's devices (fleur de lis) on title and at the colophon. Handsomely printed in Italian Italic type throughout. A fine facsimile of the very rare 1527 original edition. This differs only in correcting a few page numbers. 4to. Original plain… Read more
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THE CITIES OF PALESTINE.

by Cities of Palestine.

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T. Nelson and Sons, London: 1857. . 30 p. + Ten blue toned engraved plates + Map. 16 mo. 150 mm. Loose in original blue cloth binding, tooled in blind. Front lettered in gold gilt. Scarce.
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Andreas Frisius, Antwerp 1668. . pp. (24), 576, (47) + Engraved title, engraved title vignete on the printed title + 44 engraved plates. Latin text. 12 mo. 140 mm. Full leather binding under 20th cent protective paper cover. Gallonius, Antonius (d. 1605) a priest of the congregation of the oratory, was a native of Rome. His works were numerous,… Read more
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Altobello Sallcato: Vinegia: 1584. . Two volumes in one. pp. 24, 576, 17; 143. Small 12mo. 150 mm. Full vellum binding with leather labels; with the arms of Hon. George Fortescue (c.1578-1659) an English essayist and poet. His father resided for many years in London, but in his old age he retired to St. Omer to avoid persecution as… Read more
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Johann Jacob Decker, Basel: 1678. . pp. (8) 792 (= 700) + 36 leaves as a Index / Register with the plant names in: High German; Greek; Latin; Italian; French; English; Danish; and Dutch. Title printed in red and black. Engraved frontis portrait of Verzasca, by B. Kilian, and an engraved showing a statue of him. Foxing thoughout the… Read more
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(Pietro Ravini Erban), Venice: 1549. . pp. [10], 340. Text framed with extensive glosses. Printer's mark on title page of a mermaid, and at the colophon. Woodcut illustrations at chapter heads. Some brief manuscript notes and ownerships. Some damp and ink stain, but nothing too obtrusive. Later vellum backed boards binding. 320 mm. NOTE: INCUNABULA END LEAVES: Four leaves… Read more
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DAS GANTZ NEW TESTAMENT...

by Bible. New Testament - German.

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Hieronymus Fuchs for Peter Quentel, Cologne: 1529. . ff. [6], cciiii, pp. ccv-ccxxvii. Folio. 310 mm. Gothic letter. Very attractive full leather 20th century binding. This bible is most well known for its wonderful woodcut illustrations attributed to Anton von Worms (Woensam). Title with Woodcut arms of the city of Cologne. To a great extent the text is a… Read more
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Printed for John Stockdale, London: 1799. . pp. xxiv, 464, 8 (Publisher's ads). PLUS a large folding map (colored in outline) of the 'Northern States' (including the Carolinas), 2 plans, 2 maps and 11 full-page engraved view plate views. 4to. 270 mm. Hardcover. Very Good. First Edition. Lande 890. Dionne 909. Sabin 102541. Vlach 754. Story p. 103.… Read more
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Verlag von Paul Neff, Stuttgart: (1877). . Fourteen color lithographed plates of architecture and landscapes in old Swabia with accompanying poetry. Large folio. 410 mm. Original morocco cloth binding lettered in gilt. Hardcover. Very Good.
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KRIEGESBUCH...

by Dilich, Wilhelm.

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1689
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Printed by Johann Philipp Andrae for Johann David Zunner, Franckfurt am Mayn: 1689. . Two volumes in one. pp. 4 leaves incl. engraved historiated title; 494 p; [3] (Register); 410 p; [3] (Register). + Over 100 etched plates, and with both etched and woodcut plates in the text. Folio. 335 mm. Later leather back with original… Read more
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Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: ., 1928 pp. XII-143 + Six plates & various text figures + 10p. Mimeographed Circular letter promoting the book and its project (in 1937) bound in at the front. There are also minor manuscript corrections in the printed QDtext, probably by Flagg. This example was owned by Reinhardt Dempwolf (1861-1945), a prominent German born architect… Read more
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PRESERVING YOUR PAPER COLLECTIBLES.

by Smith, Demaris C.

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1989
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Betterway Publications, White Hall, VA: ., 1989 184 p. Illustrated. 4to. Wraps. Covers a wide variety of collectible material. REF 8. Soft cover.
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Stanford Univ Press, Stanford, CA: ., 1981 pp. 219 p. 8vo. Original full cloth binding. DJ. Illus. The scribe and compositor in the print shop made changes - including addition and/or deletion of words and whole phrases to resolve problems of page make-up. An essential reference in Shakespeare scholarship. REF 8. Hardcover.
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