Recent Arrivals from William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

Recent Arrivals from William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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Diccionario Jeografico de los Estados Unidos de Colombia

by Joaquin Esguerra O.

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1879
Condition
Very Good
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$150.00

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Black quarter sheep over patterned boards; 5 raised band, marbled end papers. 284 pgs. 6 x 9 inches.
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Bosquejo de la Historia Militar de Venezuela (Tomo I Solo)

by Coronel Jose de Austria

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1855
Edition
First Edition
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$90.00

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Very nice copy, midnight blue quarter calf with blue marbled boards. First volume only. 336 pgs. 6 x 8 3/4 inches.
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$90.00
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Dry-Fly Entomology

by Frederic M. Halford

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1902
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Edition Revised
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$200.00

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Beautifully bound in half chocolate morocco, raised bands and marbled boards. gilt spine illustrations. 323 pgs. 6 x 8 1/2 inches.
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Viaje de Nueva Granada a China y De China A Francia

by Nicolas Tanco Armero, Pedro Maria Moure (Introduction)

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1861
Condition
Very Good
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$185.00

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Hilf pebbled green morocco over blue marbled boards, raised bands; marbled endpapers, previous owner's name stamped to front fly. Wear to fore edge corners with loss to rear fore edge corner, scratches to front cover, foxing throughout. 568 pgs. ; 6 1/4 x 9 inches.
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Santiago's Finest Hour

by Mina Hemmingway (Foreword), Ernest Hemmingway

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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A collection of drawings inspired by Ernest Hemingway's "The Old Man and the Sea" by Guy Harvey, signed by Harvey on the dedications page with '2014' inscribed next to the signature. Dust jacket wrapped in mylar and in excellent condition. 2007 copyright date is a mismatch and correctly 1999. 116 pgs. copiously illustrated in black and white; 9 1/2 x… Read more
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image of Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Natural History, Husbandry, and Physick. To which is added the Calendar of Flora.

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Full flame calf with gilt rule to board edges and gilt dentelles to sides; gilt particulars and red label to spine. Marbled endpapers. Hors texte plates at back. Evidence of previous lacquering to spine (see image). Front board detached. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, otherwise no other markings or names. xxxi, 391 pp. 5 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches.
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$90.00
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La premier pas (Stevengraph)

by Anatole Vély, Neyret Freres

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
Late-19th/early-20th century
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Original silk artwork, most likely produced by the company Neyret Freres, in frame. 8 1/4 x 14 1/4 inches
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Flore (or Flora) - Stevengraph

by Elizabeth Sonrel, Neyret Freres

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
Late-19th/early-20th century
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Original silk artwork, most likely produced by the company Neyret Freres, in frame. Slight separation of silk and backing board at top left corner, otherwise in very good condition. 8 1/4 x 14 1/4 inches
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Daniel Johnston, with contributions by Jad Fair, Philippe Vergne, Harvey Pekar and an interview with Daniel Johnston

by Paul Alwill, Julie Schumacher, and Juliette Cezzar (Ed.)

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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Pictorial paper boards; pictorial dust jacket with extra 1/2 fold-over at base; pictorial endpapers. Copiously illustrated with color reproductions of Johnston's work throughout. 156 pp. 9 x 10 3/4 inches.
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$125.00
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The Hebrew Goddess (INSCRIBED by Author)

by Raphael Patai

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$120.00

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Inscribed by author in blue ink to title page. Teal cloth over boards with gilt particulars to spine. Organized into 8 sections: The Goddess Asherah, Astarte-Anath, The Cherubim, The Shekhina, The Kabbalistic Tetrad, Matronit--The Goddess of the Kabbala, Lilith, The Sabbath--Virgin, Bride, and Queen and Goddess. Creases and closed tears to dust jacket (see image). 349 pp. 6 1/4 x… Read more
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Francesco Ubertini Called Il Bacchiacca (INSCRIBED by Author)

by Lada Nikolenko

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$85.00

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Inscribed by author to first free page in blue ink, to Mr. J. Golightly. Green paper boards with gilt particulars to front board and spine; plastic dust jacket. Black and white reproductions of artwork. Sunning to boards. 108 pp. 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches.
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$85.00
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Far Horizons, A Celebration of Life (SIGNED by Artist)

by Kerry Hallam

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Limited Edition
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$100.00

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Signed in pencil by Hallam to limitation page. Full bright red cloth with gilt particulars to front board and spine (but see image for wear). Bright red cloth over board slipcase. "Deluxe limited edition copy... Number 338/500." Forward by David Rogath with Preface and comments by Kerry Hallam. No previous owners' names or other markings. 144 pp. 12 1/2 x… Read more
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Hollywood with "Bugs" Baer and Henry Major (SIGNED by Baer)

by "Bugs" Baer, Henry Major

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Signed by Baer to limitation page. 1 of 800 copies, specific number not included. Half canvas, with brown cloth and gilt particulars to front board; leather label with gilt particulars to spine. Deckled edges. Unpaginated. 9 3/4 x 11 1/4 inches.
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Full dark blue cloth with both silver and ruby detailing to front board and spine; dark blue slipcases. Full color hors texte plates throughout. xvii, 232 pp. 6 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches.
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$95.00
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A Lady of Fashion, Barbara Johnson's Album of Styles and Fabrics

by Natalie Rothstein (Ed.)

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$130.00

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Cream cloth with gilt particulars to front board and spine; pictorial dust jacket. Other contributors include: Sir Roy Strong, Madeline Ginsburg, Anne Buck, Jean Hamilton, Avril Hart, and James Fowler. Appendices include: George Thoomson: In Search of the Man, The Clothing Accounts of George Thomson 1738-48, Transcription of the Accounts and others. Both black and white and color illustrations throughout;… Read more
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Theatre Arts Magazine (24 Volumes in 20 Books)

by Various Authors

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1916-1941
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$2,400.00

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Full red cloth with gilt particulars to spine. A high quality reprinting with hi resolution images & quality bindings. Lacking volume 8. 7 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches each.
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Florida Architecture (Magazine) - 71-77th Editions (7 Total)

by Roberta Klein et al.

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
March 2005 - March 2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$150.00

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71st to 77th editions (7 total). Pictorial wraps. Copiously illustrated with the interiors and exteriors of various Florida architecture. Approximately 150 pages each. 9 3/4 x 13 1/4.
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Florida Architecture (Magazine) - 60th, 64th-66th, and 68, 69th Editions (6 total)

by Roberta Klein et al.

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
July 1999 - March 2004
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$150.00

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60, 64, 65, 66, 68, and 69th editions. Pictorial wraps. Copiously illustrated with the interiors and exteriors of various Florida architecture. Approximately 150 pages each. 9 3/4 x 13 1/4.
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The Violin-Makers of the Guarneri Family (1626-1762)

by William Henry Hill, Arthur F. Hill, and Alfred Ebsworth Hill

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1980
Condition
As New
Item Price
$180.00

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A new copy in binder's original packaging. Glassine dust jacket; dark beige cloth with red leather spine and emblem with gilt particulars to front cover, as well as gilt particulars to spine. Both black and white and color illustrations throughout, as well as fold-out illustrations. xxxvii, 181, [iv] pp. 9 3/4 x 11 3/4 inches.
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May 20th 1889- November 10th 1890. Vol. XII No.44 to Vol. XIV. No.12. Marbled paper boards with plastic pastedown on cover and spine. Library stamp on first page, previous owner's stamp on front fly and first page, and pastedown on front fly. Spine detached. Otherwise clean interior and a rare find. 8.25 x 11 in
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$400.00