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Poetical Histories:

GALTRUCHIUS, P.

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The Corrected and Amended Edition GALTRUCHIUS, P. Poetical Histories: Being a Compleat Collection of All the Stories Necessary for a Perfect Understanding of the Greek and Latine Poets, and Other Ancient Authors...Now Englished and Enriched with Observations concerning the Gods Worshipped by our Ancestors in this Island, by the Phoenicians and Syrians in Asia; with many useful Notes and occasional Proverbs, gathered out of the best Authors. Unto which are added, two Treatises: One of the Curiosities of Old Rome, and of the difficult Names relating to the Affairs of that City. The other containing the most remarkable Hieroglyphicks of Egypt. The Third Edition Corrected and Amended. London, Printed by W.G. and are to be sold by M. Pitt: 1674. Third edition, corrected and amended. Octavo (6 3/4 x 4 1/4 inches; 172 x 108 mm). [18], 111, [3], 131-453, [15, index], [3, publisher's ads], [4, blank] pp. Contemporary speckled calf, elaborately gilt-stamped on spine with a red morocco label. Marbled edges ... Read more

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The First Great Scientific Atlas of All of Mexico GARCIA Y CUBAS, Antonio. Atlas Geografico, Estadistico e Historico de la Republica Mexicana. Mexico: Imprenta de Jose Mariano de Lara, 1858. First edition of the first atlas of Mexico written by a Mexican and printed in Mexico. Folio (21 3/4 x 14 3/4 inches; 553 x 370 mm.). 18, [2], [4], [2] pp. plus all thirthy-three double-page hand-colored ltihoragph maps and plates (one of the double-page spreads is comprised of two of the maps listed). Contemporary quarter brown morocco over marbled boards, spine with gilt lettering and devices. Small and old paper label on upper front cover. Small stamp on upper blank margin of title page (not offensive). Sinaloa plate browned. Some minor foxing but over all a wonderful copy of the first great scientific atlas of all of Mexico. This early lithographed atlas of Mexico includes the work of Mexican pioneer lithographers Iriarte, Decaen, and Salazar. The illustrations are signed "MuÒ ozguren" and come from the ... Read more

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Book of Sun-Dials

GATTY, Mrs. Alfred

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The Fourth and Best Edition in a Beautiful Binding GATTY, Mrs. Alfred. The Book of Sun-Dials. Originally Complied by the Late Mrs. Alfred Gatty. Now Enlarged and Edited by H.K.F. Eden and Eleanor Lloyd London: George Bell and Sons, 1900. Fourth and best edition. Printed by the Chiswick Press. Folio (10 7/8 x 7 1/2 inches; 274 x 189 mm). xvii, [1, blank], [errata slip], [1]-529, [1, colophon], [2, blank] pp. Frontispiece portrait and an additional eight photographic and engraved plates. Numerous black and white illustrations throughout the text. Plates with tissue guards. Beautifully bound by Worrall Birmingham in full green morocco. Boards double-ruled in gilt, single-ruled in blind with corner ornaments. Spine elaborately stamped and lettered in gilt. Gilt dentelles. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Some toning to tissue guards. About fine. This fourth and best edition contains over 350 additional pages more than the previous three editions. HBS 65831. $1,250

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Polly: An Opera

GAY, John

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First Edition in Original Wrappers GAY, John. Polly: An Opera. Being the Second Part of the Beggar's Opera. London: Printed for the Author, 1729. First edition. Quarto (9 5/8 x 7 5/8 inches; 245 x 192 mm). [4], vii, [1], 72, 31, sheet music, [1, blank] pp. With engraved sheet music. Title printed in red and black. In original blue paper wrappers. Uncut. Some professional repairs to wrappers. New stitching to wrappers. Two previous owner's bookplates tipped in to inside front wrapper. Chemised and housed in a quarter blue morocco slipcase. Very good. "Polly, a musical play by J. Gay (q.v.), published in 1729. Its production on stage was prohibited by the lord chamberlain. The play is a sequel to The Beggar's Opera." (The Oxford Companion To English Literature 628) HBS 64980. $1,750

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"Certainly the Most Beautiful Book on Troy Ever Published" GELL, W[illiam]. The Topography of Troy, and Its Vicinity; Illustrated and Explained by Drawings and Descriptions. Dedicated by Permission, to her Grace The Duchess of Devonshire. London: C. Whittingham, for T.N. Longman and O. Rees, 1804. First edition. Folio. [iv], 124 pp. Uncut in contemporary marbled boards, rebacked and recornered. (Measures 17 1/4 inches x 10 3/4 inches). With red morocco spine label. With twenty-eight plates and illustrations, including colored vignette-etching on title-page, nine colored etchings, nineteen colored aquatints (some folding), one uncolored aquatint, and the heads of eleven pages (see Abbey). One page with inner margin tape repair, minor toning throughout. Fine. Rare. "Gell visited the Troad between December 2 and December 7, 1801 on his first trip to Greece, in the company of Edward Dodwell (1767-1832) and a certain Mr. Atkins. He used with consummate skill a camera lucida to produce in a very short tim ... Read more

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George IV Document

GEORGE IV, King of England

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George IV Document On the Same Day of His Coronation GEORGE IV, King of England. George IV Document. [England]: July 19, 1821, the day of his coronation. Document states that Mayor General Christopher Jefferson is now a Lieutenant in the army. Signed by Wellington and three other Lords. Affixed with 2 seals on the left hand side. One is a red circular wax seal and the other is a blue paper seal. Written on vellum, three creases from folds. (Measures 390 x 300 mm; 580 x 500 framed). Beautifully matted and framed. "George the Fourth by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and, Ireland; King, Defender of the Faith & Trusty and well Beloved Mayor General Christopher Jefferson. Greeting: We reposing special Trust and Confidence in your Loyalty, Courage, and good Conduct Do by these Presents, constitute and appoint You to be Lieutenant General in Our Army {and?] to take Rank from 19th July, 1821 and We do, hereby give and Grant you Full Power and Authority to Command and take your Ran ... Read more

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The Second and Best Edition GERARD, John. The Herball or Generall Historie of Plantes. Gathered by John Gerarde of London Master in Chirurgerie. Very much Enlarged and Amended by Thomas Johnson Citizen and Apothecarye of London. London: Printed by Adam Islip..., 1633. Second and best edition, and ìthe first edition enlarged and edited by Thomas Johnson who corrected many of Gerardís more gullible errors, and improved the accuracy of the illustrations by using Plantinís woodcutsî (Hunt). Folio (13 3/4 x 9 1/4 inches; 348 x 235 mm.). [38], 30, 29-30, 29-1630, [48] pp. Bound without the initial and final blank leaves. Engraved allegorical title by John Payne. With 2,776 woodcuts of plants throughout the text. Decorative woodcut head- and tail-pieces and initials. Contemporary calf, neatly rebacked to style. Covers ruled in blind. Spine with red morocco label, lettered in gilt. All edges stained red. Scattered light marginal foxing on some leaves. Overall, an excellent copy. ìThe first edition ... Read more

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Dali De Draeger

GERARD, Max

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Dali De Draeger, With a Full Page Original Illustration by Dali DALI, Salvador, [illustrator]. GERARD, Max. Dali De Draeger. [France: Draeger, Imprimeurs, 1968]. First edition, limited to 1500 copies. Presentation copy to "A Vitroff / Bon Jour!/ 1971" by Dali. This copy with a full page original illustration by Dali in black pen on verso of front free endpaper, depicting 3 men and their horses crossing a bridge, while another person off to the side has wings and is fishing. Large quarto. (Measures 12 x 11 inches). Profusely illustrated in color and in black and white throughout. Thick illustrated silver paper dust jacket. Jacket and book extremities lightly rubbed. Near fine. HBS 67602. $6,500

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Porgy and Bess

GERSHWIN, George

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Signed by George and Ira Gershwin GERSHWIN, George and Ira, Du Bose Heyward and Rouben Mamoulian. Porgy and Bess. An Opera in Three Acts. New York: Random House, 1935. First edition, limited to 250 copies signed by all authors, this being number 178. Quarto (12 1/4 x 9 1/4; 311 x 235 mm). [xiv], 559, [1, blank] pp. With signed limitation page inserted at rear. With color frontispiece and title-page illustrations by George Biddle. Publisherís full red morocco, blind-stamped front board and spine, without the black morocco label on spine. Decorated endpapers. Spine darkened with one small chip to top, rear hinge starting. Includes 22 page "Souvenir Book" and publisher's original straw-covered slipcase. Publisher's slipcase slightly rubbed and worn, mostly at edges. Overall, a very good copy. "Porgy and Bess, an opera written by George Gershwin (1898-1937) in collaboration with DuBose Heyward (1885-1940) and Gershwin's brother Ira (1896-1983), is the one American opera to become fully establishe ... Read more

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Letter From John Paul Getty to His Mother GETTY, John Paul. ALS to his mother, Mrs. George F. Getty. [Berne, Switzerland: July 15, 1932]. Single stationary sheet, folded to make four pages. Letter written in blue ink on three pages. (7 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches; 185 x 265 mm). On stationary from Bellevue Palace & Bernerhof Hotel in Bern. Signed "Paul". With envelope addressed to "Mrs. George F. Getty/647 South Kingsley Drive/Los Angeles, Cal./USA" postmarked 15-Dic.32 in Mexico, D.F. From the Hotel Ritz, Mexico D.F. With light crease fold marks. Overall very good. "July 15, 1932. Dearest mama, As you see I am among the yodeling Swiss. I drove down from Paris the other day and expect to stay in Switzerland a week or two. I have been so anxious to get a letter from you. It has been quite a little while since you wrote. I told you about meeting June in Paris in June. She is just fine, has a lovely suite of two big rooms in the Mirabeau hotel and is just radiating health and prosperity. Quite a contrast ... Read more

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"The Only Early Work Covering the Phase of British History to Which Arthur is Commonly Assigned" (The Arthurian Encyclopedia) GILDAS. Opus Novum Gildae Britannus Monachus. cui sapientis cognomentum est inditum, de calamitate excidio, et conquestu Britanniae... [Antwerp: C. Ruremond, 1525 (?)]. First edition. This work has usually been, and often continues to be, attributed to the printer Pynson in London in 1525; Dennis Rhodes in his 1979 article in The Library (IV, 1979, pp. 355-360) attempts to identify different title-pages, and considers the title at hand to be that printed by Ruremond circa 1525-27. Text is edited by Polydore Vergilius and R. Ridley. Octavo. Nineteenth century morocco, gilt. A few leaves closely shaved affecting an occasional letter. A very good copy of a rare and important work. Gildas (516? - 570? [Annales Cambriae put his death at 572]), probably a monk, was an important early British historian who became known as Saint Gildas the Wise. He attended the school in Wales f ... Read more

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Table Ronde (No. III)

GIRADOUX, Jean

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La Table Ronde GIRADOUX, Jean. KIPLING, Rudyard. WOOLF, Virginia. La Table Ronde (No. III). Paris: Troisieme Cashier, [1945]. Quarto. 229 pp. Limited to 150 copies, of which this is number 148. Original wrappers. With 8 photgravures and music score facsimile laid in. Loose as issued. Slipcase. Minor browning to spine and wear to slipcase. Very good. HBS 66560. $300

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The Rarest and Most Famous Cook Book of the Eighteenth Century [GLASSE, Hannah]. The Art of Cookery, made Plain and Easy; Which far exceeds any Thing of the Kind ever yet Published. London: Printed for the author; and sold at Mrs. Ashburn's, 1747. First edition. Of this edition, less than 20 copies are known to exist. A second printing also appeared in 1747, of which there are only about five known copies. To the imprint of this copy has been neatly added in old ink: "And at Mrs. Wharton's, at the Blue coat Boy, near the Royal Exchange." Folio (11 1/8 x 7 1/8 inches; 285 x 180 mm). [16], ii, 3-65, 68-135, 138-166 [2, blank] pp. Although the pagination drops some page numbers this is complete and collates correctly. With subscriber's list. Without the cancel O2 as usual. Full contemporary speckled calf, neatly rebacked with original spine laid down. Boards and spine with double ruled in gilt. Front board with some thin cuts to the calf. Previous owner's old ink inscription on front free endpaper. ... Read more

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With Six Hand-Colored Plates GLATZ, Jacob. Les Petits Livres Couleur de Rose ou Lectures GraduÈes pour les Enfans de Six a Douze Ans. Traduit de L'allemand par Mad.e …lise VoÔart. Paris: Chez F. G. Levrault, 1832. Three twelvemo volumes, out of four (?). (5 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches; 133 x 82 mm). vii, [1, blank], 185, [1, table]; [2], 162, [1, table], [1, blank]; [2], 138, [1, table], [1, blank] pp. Volumes I, III, and IV. Each volume has half-title, separate hand-colored vignette title-page and two hand-colored plates. Original pink paper boards. Boards stamped and lettered in black ink with a floral border and a colored vignette of the front board of each volume. Volume I edges speckled blue, volume II and IV edges speckled brown. Spines a bit sunned. Some light foxing and toning throughout. Each volume with a bookplate on front pastedown reading " Chambre d'etude." Overall a very good set. HBS 67528. $750

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Essai sur l'inÈgalitÈ des races humaines

GOBINEAU, Joseph-Arthur, Comte de

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Hitlerís French Mentor GOBINEAU, [Joseph-Arthur Comte] de. Essai sur l'inÈgalitÈ des races humaines. Paris: Librairie de Firmin Didot FrËres, 1853-1855. First edition. Four volumes, octavo. Contemporary half mauve cloth over dark sprinkled boards. Spines ruled in blind and lettered in gilt. Spines a bit faded. Foxing throughout, front hinge of Volume I cracked but sound. Bookplates. A beautiful set. ìThe French Diplomatist and man of letters, Gobineau (1816-1882), has, through the ëEssay on the Inequality of the Human Racesíóhis one excursion into the realms of anthropology and sociologyóexerted an influence upon European thought and action which is quite disproportionate to its scholarly insignificance and inconsequential argumentation. The men of the Action FranÁaise, Lenin, Mussolini, and Hitler were, at one remove, the disciples and propagandists of Gobineauís most outrageous ideas. Gobineauís racial theories were based on a complete misunderstanding of the positicism of Comte ... Read more

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An Inspiration for Malthus GODWIN, William. The Enquirer. Reflections on education, manners, and literature. In a series of essays. London: G.G. and J. Robinson, 1797. First edition. Octavo. [v], vi-xii, 482, [1, errata] pp. including half-title. Recent half calf over marbled boards, spine bands ruled in gilt, black morocco gilt spine label. Some light foxing (especially to the first and final leaves). A very good copy. Goodwin's Enquirer is of chief importance as one of the catalysts behind Malthus' writing his Principle of Population a year after this book's publication. "In all his early life Malthus was brought into close contact with the supporters of radical not to say revolutionary views; and his father was a zealous partisan of the new doctrines... Godwin's Enquirer (1797) was naturally a topic of conversation between father and son; their discussion started a 'general question of the future improvement of society'... and he accordingly wrote and published a book called "An Essay on the Pri ... Read more

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First Edition of Godwin's Work on "Rational Man" GODWIN, William. An Enquiry Concerning Political Justice, and Its Influence on General Virtue and Happiness. In Two Volumes. London: Printed for G. G. J. and J. Robinson, 1793. First edition. Two quarto volumes (10 5/8 x 8 3/8 inches; 269 x 214 mm.). xiii, [1, blank], [19, contents], [1, blank], 378; [4], [23, contents], [1, blank], [379]-895, [1, blank], [2, errata and directions to the binder] pp. Complete with half-titles. Contemporary tree calf. Spines stamped in gilt in compartments with two morocco gilt lettering labels. One in black, the other in green with a red inlaid oval. Board edges decoratively tooled in gilt. Edges dyed light yellow. A bit of scuffing to boards, edges and corners a bit rubbed. Volume two with a minor crack to bottom of front hinge, but still holding firm. Volume I with minor worming to front pastedown, and which extends for the next three leaves at the innermost margin only and just barely touches the half-title. Previous ... Read more

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Faustus

GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von

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The First English Edition, Translated by Coleridge. With Rare, Separately Issued Engraved Plates GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von. [COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor, translator]. Faustus. From The German of Goethe London: Boosey and Sons, 1821. First English edition, [translated by Coleridge ?]. Octavo (8 3/4 x 5 5/8 inches, 225 x 140 mm). [viii], 86, [1, list of plates], [1, errata] pp. With half-title and frontispiece portrait of Goethe. Uncut in original drab olive green boards. Professionally rebacked using original spine. Original paper spine label, printed in black. Boards rubbed. Corners bumped and extremities of the spine chipped and bumped. Outer hinges cracked but firm. Some light foxing to endpapers, but very clean throughout. Overall a very good copy. [Together with] RETSCH, Moritz. [MOSES, Henry, illustrator]. Retsch's Series of Twenty-Six Outlines illustrative of Goethe's Tragedy of Faust, Engraved from the Originals by Henry Moses. And an Analysis of the Tragedy. London: Printed for Boo ... Read more

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Home Life in Russia

GOGOL, Nikolai

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Rare First English Edition of "Dead Souls" [GOGOL, Nikolai]. Home Life in Russia. By a Russian Nobel. Revised by the Editor of "Revelations of Siberia." In Two Volumes. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1854. First edition in English. A "translation" of Dead Souls by Gogol. Two octavo volumes (7 11/16 x 4 13/16 inches; 195 x 122 mm). [2], iv, 308; [2], 314, [2, ads] pp. With two pages of publisher's advertisements. Publisher's original green cloth. Boards and spines decoratively stamped in blind. Spines lettered in gilt. Yellow coated endpapers. Top edges brown. Some very light soiling to cloth and some fraying to the tops of spines. Some very minor professional and almost invisible gluing to a small portion of the back outer hinge, with no loss of cloth. Spines lightly sunned. Previous owner's old ink signatures on front paste down (dated 1860) and on title pages (dated 1857) of each volume, not affecting text. Volumes slightly skewed. Overall a very good, clean set in original cloth. Housed in a ... Read more

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She Stoops to Conquer [THOMSON, Hugh, illustrator]. GOLDSMITH, Oliver. She Stoops to Conquer or The Mistakes of a Night. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [n.d., 1912]. One of 350 numbered copies signed by the artist, of which this is number 274. Folio. [4], 197, [2], [1, blank] pp. Twenty-five mounted color plates, black and white text illustrations, and pictorial title-page in black and green by Thomson. Folio. Full vellum, decoratively stamped in gold and sea green on front cover, gilt-stamped on spine. New green ties. Fine. HBS 67546. $600

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