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ON A SUPPLY OF PAPER MATERIAL FROM THE MUMMY PITS OF EGYPT - article in one hardcover bound volume of Transactions of the American Institute of City of New-York, 1854

By Deck, Dr. Isaiah

Albany 1855 first edition. Van Benthuysen. Hardcover. octavo. 639p. in volume. Deck article on pp. 83-93. Fair. Binding secure and text clean; spine ends and cover tips worn down. One of front blank end papers removed. no dj. .

$45.00

POETIC DICTION - A STUDY IN MEANING

By Barfield, Owen

London 1962 Faber. Hardcover . small octavo. 216p. Fine in near Fine dj. (price not clipped.) .

$34.00

UTOPIAS ELSEWHERE - JOURNEYS IN A VANISHING WORLD: NORTH KOREA, CUBA, ALBANIA, ROMANIA, VIETNAM

By Daniels, Anthony

NY 1991 first edition. Crown. Hardcover octavo. ISBN 0517585480. 202p. Fine in Fine DJ . Highly recommended reading - funny, erudite, incisive. .

$89.00

WAR MEMOIRS OF CHARLES DE GAULLE - DOCUMENTS VOLUMES 2 AND 3 - UNITY 1942- 1944; SALVATION 1944-1946 (2 books)

By De Gaulle, General Charles

NY 1960 first edition. Simon and Schuster. Two matching hardcover octavo volumes. Dark blue cloth. Translated from French by Joyce Murchie and Hamish Erskine. 424p.404p. Fine. in original printed box (box is good with some wear.) no djs. Pair: .

$50.00

WARSAW

1955 first edition. Polonia Foreign Languages Publishing House. Small folio. Hardcover. Brief introduction in English About 70 pages of photo illustrations of Warasw - many pictures of Warsaw during World War Two and in ruins just after the War plus pictures of reconstruction and growth after the War. Good plus. Some light wear, extreme cover tips slightly bent inward. no owner marks. no dj. .

$28.00

CITIES OF SIN

By De Leeuw, Hendrik

London 1940 second edition. Noel Douglas. Octavo hardcover. Orange cloth. White slavery and prostitution in Algiers, Tangier, Casablanca, Marseilles, Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin, New York. 297p., hardcover. Good, light wear; hinges secure and unbroken; no owner marks; no dj. .

$25.00

INTRODUCTION TO QUADRATIC FORMS

By O'Meara, O T

NY 1963 Academic Press. Die Grundlehren der Mathematischen Wissenschaften volume 117. Hardcover octavo. Yellow cloth with black lettering. In English. 10 figs. 342p. Good plus, light cover soiling. no owner marks. text clean; no dj. .

$30.00

THE MARCH OF PORTOLA AND THE DISCOVERY OF THE BAY OF SAN FRANCISCO; THE LOG OF THE SAN CARLOS AND ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS TRANSLATED AND ANNOTATED

By Eldridge, Zoeth S ; E J Molera

San Francisco 1909 first edition. California Promotion Committee. Two books bound as one. Illustrations by Walter Francis. Hardcover thin octavo. 71p. indexed. Black cloth with orange backstrip. Mounted red title label on front board. Red label rubbed but not torn. Backstrip faded to yellow. Binding very secure and text clean. no owner marks. Spine ends worn down. Fairly Good. .

$35.00

QUAKER MEETING HOUSES AND A LITTLE HUMOR

By Lippincott, Horace Mather

Jenkintown, Pennsylvania 1952 first edition. Old York Road. Hardcover. small octavo. Brown cloth with white lettering and two white profiles of heads of a male and female Quakers. 136p. Photo illustrations. VG. no owner marks; no dj. .

$25.00

MYSTICAL PHENOMENA IN THE LIFE OF THERESA NEUMANN

By Teodorowicz, Josef

Translated by Rev. Rudolph Kraus. St. Louis, Mo. 1947 first edition. Herder. Hardcover octavo. Light blue cloth. 519p. Goodplus, no dj, no owner marks. .

$25.00

A BRIEF HISTORY OF MODERN TIMES

By Muir, Ramsay

NY 1935 first edition. Longmans Green. Hardcover octavo. end paper maps. 306p. Fine (one page tip folded in by printer) in Fine dj. no owner marks. .

$39.00

THIS IS WHAT WE FOUND - HOW A WHITE FATHER AND SON IN LITTLE ROCK CAME TO CHAMPION EQUAL RIGHTS AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR NEGROES

By Creger, Ralph and Carl

NY 1960 first edition. Lyle Stuart. Hardcover thin small octavo. 64p. Text lightly, evenly toned. VG plus. kin Vg plus dj. (backstrip of dj lightly toned.) .

$33.00

BOOK OF PSALMS TRANSLATED OUT OF THE ORIGINAL HEBREW

By (Crimean War - Florence Nightingale Association)

London 1854 Eyre and Spottiswoode. Large Print edition. Hardcover. Original black leather boards with gilt lettering rebound with later paper backstrip. about 200p. All edges gilt. Written in ink on front blank end paper: "Scutari Barrack Hospital. To ward in Corridor. This book to be lent to those weak in sight". Scutari Barrack Hospital was where Florence Nightingale served during the Crimean War. Near Good, front inner hinge cracked; boards worn. Emotional object when one imagines the ailing soldiers reading and getting comfort from this book. .

$65.00

JOHN HARINGTON OF STEPNEY: TUDOR GENTLEMAN HIS LIFE AND WORKS

By Hughey, Ruth

Columbus, Ohio 1971 first edition. Ohio State University. hardcover large octavo. 343p. Fine in Good plus (toned) dj. .

$35.00

DIE BRAUTEHE; DIE LIEBESLEHRE - DAS EHEBUCH DER WELT!

By Stockham, Dr. med. Alice u H B Fischer; Dr. med. Geo. Nones Miller un Fischer

Leipzig 1926 first edition. Nachf. Bright orange cloth. Hardcover. Thin sm octavo. 171p. In German. Text lightly, evenly toned. no dj. Good plus. no owner marks. .

$39.00

MARY OF MAGDALA (signed presentation copy)

By Bell, Archie

Boston 1925 first edition. St. Botolph Society. Hardcover. octavo. Purple cloth with gilt lettering. Frontispiece in photogravure from a painting by W St. J Harper. 310p. Light water stain on top corner throughout book (but not touching text.) End papers toned. **Signed Presentation copy form Archie Bell to Mr. Feistse dated 1925. Binding secure. Fairly Good. no dj. .

$35.00

TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF NEW-YORK 1854

By Deck, Dr. Isaiah

Albany 1855 first edition. Van Benthuysen. Hardcover. octavo. 639p. Fair. Binding secure and text clean; spine ends and cover tips worn down. One of front blank end papers removed. no dj. .

$45.00

THE CZECHOSLOVAK REFORM MOVEMENT 1968

By Kusin, V V (ed)

1973 first ediiton. International Research Documents. Proceedings of the Seminar held at University of Reading July 1971. octavo wraps. ISBN 0874360986. 358p. VG plus. no owner marks. .

$45.00

AUS OST-INDIEN EINGESANDTE AUS FUEHRLICHE BERICHTE

By Francke, Gotthilf August

Halle 1742 first edition (titlepages on various sections of the book dated from 17 to 1740). Waisenhaus. Hardcover. 3/4 brown cloth with brown marbled boards. sm4to. Fine copperplate engraved portrait of Christopher Theodosius Walther as frontispiece. (Walther - 1699-1741- was a Danish Christian missionary to India.) titlepage in red and black. 8 fullpage plates illustrating life in India. (38p), 525-792p. ; (40p) pp 295-422; (54p) pp. 1203-1660. Register 116p. (cannot explain the strange pagination; book appears to be complete.) Text clean; binding very secure. Small owner bookplate and stamp on verso of titlepage. Good plus, two spine labels missing; board a bit rubbed and worn but no tears; all hinges secure. Scarce. .

$450.00

SIBIRIENS WAELDER RAUNEN - BEGEGNUNGEN IN SIBIRIENS URWALD UND STEPPE

By Jucker, Ernst

Bern 1951 first edition. Paul Haupt. Hardcover octavo. end paper maps. Text drawings. 266p. In German. Good plus, slight toning of text; slight toning of boards. no dj. .

$39.00

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