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AN AMERICAN SYNAGOGUE FOR TODAY AND TOMORROW - A GUIDE BOOK TO SYNAGOGUE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

By Blake, Peter (ed)

NY 1954 first edition. Union of Americna Hebrew Congregations. Hardcover 4to. Many bw photo illus. 312p. Good.paper rubbed off cover tips. Binding secure and text clean. no dj. .

$34.00

PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF LONDON SERIES B - BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE VOL 127 (846-849)

London 1939 first edition. Royal Society. Hardcover sm4to. 587p.112p. VG. no dj. .

$55.00

PERFUME THRU THE AGES - A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE CIVILIZING INFLUENCE OF FRAGRANCE

By Farkas, Alexander

NY 1951 first edition. Psychological Library. Hardcover thin octavo. Blue cloth. 28p. Good plus, just slight uneven cover cloth fading. no dj. Quite Scarce. Farkas was a member of the New York Academy of Sciences. .

$35.00

BEECHAM'S PHOTO-FOLIO VIEWS OF SCOTLAND AND IRELAND

By Beecham

no place, no date. c. 1900?One oblong hardcover volume, 4-1/2 x 6-1/4 inches. Green cloth with mounted red leather spine label. Bound in front is 36 pages alphabetical index to all views in the volume, typed on rectos only. Followed by 624 numbered and identified photographic views of Scotland and Ireland. VG binding secure; views are slightly bluish-gray, not sepia or bw. Scarce. .

$160.00

BRONZES

By Montagu, Jennifer

London 1963 first edition Octopus. Hardcover square octavo. 137 illus in color and bw. 96p. Near Fine in Near Fine dj. no owner marks. .

$29.00

CONVENTIONAL WISDOM

By Gerald, John Bart

NY 1972 first edition. Farrar Straus. Hardcover. thin sm octavo. 136p. Review slip laid in. Fine in VG dj. .

$24.00

SANTA PALOMBA - UN COMPLESSO PRODUTTIVO NEI COLLI ALBANI

By Zanuso, Marco (architect)

Milano, Italy 1983 first edition. Nava milano. 45p. Fully illustrated with beautiful color photographs. Text in Italian and in English. 4to. Hardlcover. Color diamond-shape picture on front panel of glossy white stiff cardboard boards. VG plus. Quite Scarce. .

$65.00

WINDS OFF SHORE - SELECTIONS FROM THE WRITING OF J. STANLEY DURKEE (signed)

By Durkee, J Stanley

Brooklyn 1932 first editoin. Budgen Press. 12mo hardcover. Blue cloth. Frontispiece portrait with tissue of Durkee. 79p. Durkee was Pastor of Plymouth Church, Brooklyn. VG. no dj. .

$25.00

THE PATIENT OBSERVER AND HIS FRIENDS

By Strunsky, Simeon

NY 1911 first edition. Dodd Mead. Hardcover sm octavo. Red cloth. 348p.VG . no dj. .

$45.00

BROOKLYN BLUE BOOK 1896

By Brooklyn Blue Book

Brooklyn 1896 first edition. bliss. Hardcover 12mo. 140p.xlvi pages of ads plus end paper advertisements, many with small illustrations. VG. lists residents and their addresses and lists many businesses . Quite Scarce. .

$79.00

THE FALL

By Camus, Albert

NY 1957 Knopf. Hardcover 12mo. 147p. owner bookplate o/w Near Fine in VG dj. Text clean and bright. .

$25.00

MISTER ST. JOHN

By Faure, Raoul C

NY 1947 first edition. Harper. Hardcover. octavo. 279p. VG plus in VG dj. no owner marks. .

$24.00

VALMOUTH

By Firbank, Ronald

London 1929 Duckworth. Hardcover. Green cloth. 127p. Good, spine toned; some cover wear; binding secure; no owner marks; no dj. .

$24.00

REPORT ON ISRAEL (with dj)

By Shaw, Irwin and Robert Capa

NY 1950 first edition. Simon & Shuster. Hardcover. Sm.4to., 144pp., photo illustrations. Half blue cloth, gray boards with gilt lettering. VG. Good DJ (light edge fraying on dj; no tears; price is clipped.) .

$125.00

THE LAST AMERICAN - A FRAGMENT FROM THE JOURNAL OF KHAN-LI PRINCE OF DIMPH-YOO-CHUR AND ADMIRAL IN THE PERSIAN NAVY

By Mitchell, J A

NY 1902 "edition de luxe" Stokes. Illustrated in color by R W Read with decorative desgins by Albert D. Blashfield and illustrations by the Author. Hardcover sm octavo. Fantasy which takes place in the United States in year 2951. Blue cloth with pretty fully decorated front cover panel with gilt, red, and white. Good plus, slight wear; hinges not cracked; text clean ; binding secure; no owner marks; no dj. .

$35.00

THE BOOKMAN A REVUE OF LIFE AND LETTERS - VOLUME LXXI - March 1930 to August 1930 (hardcover)

NY 1930 first edition. Bookman. Reddish brown buckram. sm4to hardcover. 571p. College bookplate , reference label, college name in gilt on spine and withdrawn stamps but - no other library or ownership marks. Hinges not broken; clean and binding secure. Covers not bound in. slight toning on initial and final pages. VG. .

$35.00

THE FORTUNE OF THE ROUGONS

By Zola, Emile

London 1898 first English edition. Edited with introduction by Ernest Alfred Vizetelly. Hardcover small octavo. Pretty decorated red cloth cover. 347p.plus 32p. publisher catalogue. Lightly toned o/w Vg. no dj. .

$33.00

THE BIG EAR (signed)

By Hemley, Robin

Winston-Salem, North Carolina. 1995 first edition. Blair. Hardcover. Fine in Near Fine dj. **Signed by the author on titlepage. .

$44.00

THE BOOKMAN A REVUE OF LIFE AND LETTERS - VOLUME LXVI SEPTEMBER 1927 - AUGUST 1928 (hardcover)

NY 1928 first edition. Bookman. Reddish brown buckram. sm4to hardcover. 720p. College bookplate , reference label and withdrawn stamps but - no other library or ownership marks. Hinges not broken; clean and binding secure. Covers not bound in. VG. .

$44.00

PLEASE SIR!

By Karinthy, Frigyes

1968 first edition thus. Corvina. translated from Hungarian. Hardcover. Thin 12mo. White cloth. 80p.Slight toning to text. Near Fine. in Fair dj. .

$25.00

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