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cover of Book Illustrators in Eighteenth-century England.

Book Illustrators in Eighteenth-century England.

by Hammelmann, Hanns. Boase, T. S. R., editor.

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1975
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9780300018950
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"Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art (London) Ltd. by Yale University Press, New Haven & London, 1975." "A biographical dictionary of 263 artists who practised between 1700 and 1800, with lists and details of all the books that they respectively illustrated." xiv, 120 pages, 45 black & white plates; 25 cm. Very… Read more
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cover of The American Historical Association's Guide to Historical Literature.

The American Historical Association's Guide to Historical Literature.

by Howe, George Frederick et alia, editors.

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1963
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4th printing
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"The American Historical Association's Guide to Historical Literature has been produced under a strong conviction that History has much to contribute to a living generation. The book should be a valuable aid to students, teachers, librarians, and others who seek the most satisfactory works for historical studies." Contents include Introduction & General History; Historical Beginnings; The Middle… Read more
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viii, 783 pages (11-783 versos blank); marbled endpapers; ex-library with prejudice: front flyleaf detached, both 3/4-leather covers detached, lacks backstrip; textblock so far unharmed; using copy only. Stock#ofc0490.
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National Directory of Research Centers, Repositories and Organizations of Italian Culture in the United States.

by Tomasi, Silvano M., editor.

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1980
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Foreword by Marcello Pacini; contents: Italian Culture in the U.S.: Policies & Structures; Survey of Italian & Italian-American Cultural Institutions & Organizations in the U.S.; American Periodical Publications of Italian Interest; Teaching of the Italian Language in the U.S.; Italian & Italiam-American Archival Collections in U.S. Repositories: a Preliminary Survey; Index of Persons & Institutions by State. vi, 255… Read more
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cover of Illustrators of Children's Books 1744-1945.

Illustrators of Children's Books 1744-1945.

by Mahony, Bertha E., Louise Payson Latimer, Beulah Folmsbee, compilers.

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1947
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"The art of storytelling, and the art of drawing to illustrate the story, have always stimulated each other." Contents: History and Development; Brief Biographies of Living Illustrators; Bibliographies (Illustrators and Their Works; Authors); Appendix (Sources; Notes & References; List of Artists Represented by Illustrations; Index to Part I). xvi, 527 pages, illus.; 28 cm; pictorial covers worn, bumped,… Read more
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Cassell's Italian Dictionary. Italian-English. English-Italian.

by Rebora, Piero, Francis M. Quercio, Arthur L. Hayward, compilers.

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1964
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"The Preface to a dictionary must be the least likely of all human utterances to awaken interest, yet it is the only means by which the lexicographer can introduce himself and explain the lines upon which he has done his work." "Ogni uomo sa che la parola è mezzo di rappresentare il pensiero; ma pochi si accorgono che la… Read more
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cover of Artists' Monographs Found in the Freitag Bibliography.

Artists' Monographs Found in the Freitag Bibliography.

by F. A. Bernett Inc. (firm).

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1999 & 2000
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Two bookseller catalogues listing a total of 963 artists' monographs alphabetically by artist, from Alechinsky and Alessi to Zille and Zurbaran. Stapled in paper covers; Good. Stock#ofc0404.
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cover of Thinkers of the Twentieth Century. Second Edition.

Thinkers of the Twentieth Century. Second Edition.

by Turner, Roland, editor.

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1987
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2d
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9780912289830
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vii, 977 pages; 25.5 cm.; green boards stamped in white; a little shelfwear; Good. Stock#ofc0352.
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cover of Familiar Quotations. A Collection of Passages, Phrases and Proverbs, Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature by John Bartlett.

Familiar Quotations. A Collection of Passages, Phrases and Proverbs, Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature by John Bartlett.

by Bartlett, John. Morley, Christopher & Louella D. Everett, editors.

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1952
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12th revised
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"In literature quotation is good only when the writer whom I follow goes my way, and, being better mounted than I, gives me a cast."--R.W. Emerson, Quotation & Originality. xlii, 1831 pages; index of authors, pages xiii-xlii; index, pages 1257-1831. Bound in publisher's maroon cloth stamped front & spine in black & gold; much frayed & faded, spine… Read more
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F. Scott Fitzgerald. Supplement to Catalogue 38.

by J. Stephan Lawrence, Rare Books (firm). Fitzgerald, F. Scott, 1896-1940.

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198-
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Monographic bookseller catalogue. 152 items; stapled in blue pictorial paper; Good. Stock#ofc0274.
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80 Books by and about Daniel Defoe. Catalogue 236.

by Dawsons of Pall Mall (firm). Defoe, Daniel, 1660-1731.

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198-
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Bookseller catalogue listing 80 items by and about Daniel Defoe and his times. Stapled in pictorial wraps; Good with ink marks on cover. Stock#ofc0273.
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cover of The Signature of America. A Fresh look at Famous Handwriting.

The Signature of America. A Fresh look at Famous Handwriting.

by Hamilton, Charles.

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1979
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Good
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9780060117948
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A compendium of "about 1,500 illustrations-- signatures, letteers, documents and original drawings-- most of them never before published..." assembled by "the world's most famous autograph dealer and auctioneer". 278 pages, index. approx. 1500 illustrations; 28 cm.; dust jacket; Good+. Stock#ofc0247.
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cover of Catalogue 275 & Catalogue 286: Pennsylvania: Rare, Scholarly and Out-of-Print Books Relating to the Keystone State.

Catalogue 275 & Catalogue 286: Pennsylvania: Rare, Scholarly and Out-of-Print Books Relating to the Keystone State.

by George S. MacManus Co. (firm).

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1995?
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Two single-subject bookseller catalogs from the respected Philadelphia firm; books on and about Pennsylvania "Including Many County & Town Histories; 18th Century Imprints; 17th, 18th & 19th Century History; Directories; Indian Captivities, History, Ethnology; Educational, Social & Religious History; Diaries; etc., etc. With a Large Selection of Books Relating to Philadelphia." 1195 and 992 items; printed probably a year… Read more
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cover of List 6. The Victorian Household.

List 6. The Victorian Household.

by Bo & Co. (firm). Wood, Elizabeth B.

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1985
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"Specialists in Victoria's Orb 1837-1901." 24 pages, 200 items, a few illustrations; typed sheets stapled; edges slightly darkened, Good. Stock#ofc0230.
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cover of Western Travel Narratives Published after 1865. Catalogue 6 [&] 21.

Western Travel Narratives Published after 1865. Catalogue 6 [&] 21.

by William Reese Co. (firm)

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1981, 1990 & 1995?
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Three bookseller catalogues from William Reese: nos. 6 & 21, Western Travel Narratives Published after 1865, and no. 104, Travel in the American West. Of 6 & 21 Reese says, "These books fall into two categories: reminiscences or diaries about pre-1865 events published later, or contemporary accounts of later trips. The latter sort, describing the West… Read more
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cover of The Stein and Day Book of World Autographs.

The Stein and Day Book of World Autographs.

by Rawlins, Ray, 1917- .

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Published
1978
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first U.S.
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9780812824667
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Offers an opportunity for "all those who in any way handle autographs "to identify original material by comparison with the facsimiles provided." [12], 244 pages, amply illustrated; dj; slight shelfwear; VG. Stock#ofc0124.
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Children's Authors and Illustrators: An Index to Biographical Dictionaries. Second Edition.

by Sarkissian, Adele, editor.

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1978
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2d
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9780810310797
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xxiii, 251 pages; ex-library with release stamps; corner torn from last page; withal good+. Stock#ofc0117.
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The Modern Researcher. Fourth Edition.

by Barzun, Jacques & Henry F. Graff.

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1985
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4th
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9780155625129
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xxi, 450 pages; softcover; minor shelfwear; Good. Stock#ofc0109.
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The City of Rome. With some related books on Italian architecture and travel. Catalogue No. 10.

by Hugh Pagan Limited (firm), Richmond, Surrey, UK.

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1991
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Bookseller catalog; 64 pages, 140 entries, illustrated.; slight shelf wear; VG+. Stock#ofc0097.
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cover of U. S. Reference-Iana: 1481-1899

U. S. Reference-Iana: 1481-1899

by Moebs, Thomas Truxtun

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1989
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x, 826, iv p., [1] leaf of plates, illus.; 26 cm. This can be a handy guide if you are looking for Bank of the United States; Banned Books; Baptists; Barbary Pirates; Baseball, to take the example of page 69. Stock#48046.
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