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New Law-Dictionary:

JACOB, Giles

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First Edition of Jacob's "Most Enduring and Successful Work" JACOB, Giles. A New Law-Dictionary: Containing, the interpretation and definition of words and terms used in the law; and also the whole law, and the practice thereof, Under all the Heads and Titles of the same. Together with such Informations relating thereto, as Explain the History and Antiquity of the Law, and our Manners, Customs, and Original Government. Abstracted from all Dictionaries, Abridgments, Institutes, Reports, Year-Books, Charters, Registers, Chronicles, and Histories, Published to this Time. And fitted for the Use of Barristers, Students, and Practisers of the Law, Members of Parliament, and other Gentlemen, Justices of Peace, Clergymen, &c. By Giles Jacob, gent. [London] In the Savoy: Printed by E. and R. Nutt and R. Gosling (assigns of E. Sayer, Esq;) for J. and J. Knapton, J. Darby, A. Bettesworth, F. Fayram, W. Mears, J. Pemberton, J. Osborn and T. Longman, C. Rivington, F. Clay, J. Batley, and A. Ward, MDCCXXIX. [1729]. F ... Read more

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Stories Revived

JAMES, Henry

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First Edition in Original Cloth JAMES, Henry. Stories Revived. In Three Volumes. London: MacMillan and Co., 1885. First edition. Three octavo volumes. 7 3/8 x 4 15/16 inches, 189 x 127 mm). [8], 280; [8, including preliminary blank], 280; [8, including preliminary blank], 269, [1, blank], [2, publisher's advertisements] pp. BAL binding "C", no priority. Full green cloth. Boards triple-ruled in black ink, spines stamped and lettered in gilt. Blue patterned endpapers. Top edges green. Mostly unopened. Each volume with a old library bookplate from "Library of the Supreme Council, 33...Washington, D.C.." on front paste-down. With some minor professional restoration to the spines of each volume. Some glue residue to inner margin of final leaf of volume I. Back free endpaper of volume II a bit chipped along edges, and with some professional repairs. Preliminary blank of volume III with a one-inch closed tear to outer margin, and inner hinges with some repair. Outer front corners of volume III a bit bum ... Read more

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Daisy Miller

JAMES, Henry, Jr.

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First Edition of "Daisy Miller" JAMES, Henry, Jr.. Daisy Miller. A Study New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, [N.d., ca. 1879]. First edition, later issue. Issued as Harper's Half-Hour Series .This issue proceeds the first english edition. This copy with copyright date of 1877 at front wrapper, date of 1878 at copyright page, no date at title page and 120 titles for this series listed in ads. Twelvemo. (Measures 4 13/16 x 3 1/8 inches). [1], 116; 12 ads, pp. Publisher's original printed wrappers lettered in black and red, rebacked in tan cloth. Previous owner's signature on first page, newspaper clipping mounted to last page. Front cover chipped at corners. Overall, very good copy of this fragile book. "[Daisy Miller] deals with an unsophisticated, 'strikingly, admirably pretty' girl from Schenectady traveling through Europe who runs athwart the conventions of a group of Europeanized Americans who enforce the rules of the older European community with unthinking severity. The book aroused c ... Read more

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Princess Casamassima

JAMES, Henry

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The Rare Princess Casamassima Three-Decker JAMES, Henry. The Princess Casamassima. A Novel. London: Macmillan and Co., 1886. First edition, one of 750 sets published in October of 1886. Three octavo volumes. Advertisement leaf at the end of volumes two and three. Publisher's dark green cloth, ruled in black on boards, gilt lettering on the spine. Green coated endpapers renewed. Spine extremities slightly bumped, light rubbing to tips and joints. Uncut. A very good copy. In custom cloth clamshell. "In the middle phase of his career, James wrote two novels dealing with social reformers and revolutionaries, The Bostonians (1886) and Princess Casamassima." (Webster's Dictionary of American Authors, 207) These novels were different in that they strayed from the usual themes found in James' works and focused more on the poor and working-class characters and radical politics. BAL 10577. Edel and Laurence A29a. HBS 64325. $6,500

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Principles of Economics

JEVONS, W. Stanley

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First Edition, Published Posthumously JEVONS, W. Stanley. The Principles of Economics. A Fragment of a Treatise on the Industrial Mechanism of Society and Other Papers. With a Preface by Henry Higgs. London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1905. First edition. Octavo (8 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches; 219 x 140 mm). xxviii, [1]-273, [1, blank], [2, publisher's advertisements] pp. Publisher's full brick cloth. Boards ruled in blind. Spine lettered and ruled in gilt. Partially unopened. Previous owner's name twice on front free endpaper, and once of title-page, not affecting text. Another previous owner's signature has been extracted from the front free endpaper, leaving a 2 1/2 -inch hole. Corner's a bit bumped. Spine slightly darkened with gilt a bit rubbed. Some light foxing to endpapers. Overall a very good copy. William Stanley Jevons, (1835ñ1882), was a British economist and philosopher of science. "He planned a Principles of Economics to supplement his Theory of Political Economy; significantly, he gave it ... Read more

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ìThe Most Amazing, Enduring and Endearing One-Man Feat in the Field of Lexicographyî JOHNSON, Samuel. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the words are deduced from their originals, and illustrated in their different significations by examples from the best writers. To which are prefixed, a history of the language, and an English grammar. London: Printed by W. Strahan, for J. and P. Knapton..., 1755. First edition of ìthe most amazing, enduring and endearing one-man feat in the field of lexicographyî (Printing and the Mind of Man). Two large folio volumes, tall paper copies, (16 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches; 412 x 254 mm.). Unpaginated. Text in double columns. Title-pages printed in red and black. Decorative woodcut tail-pieces. Full brown calf, rebacked to style. Spines with original two calf spine labels, lettered in gilt. Spines ruled in gilt in compartments, six raised bands. Spine label on volume I, chipped with label professionally repaired. Boards rubbed and scuffed. Title-page and the ... Read more

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Second Edition of Johnson's 'Plan' for the Dictionary and Printed to Coincide with the Publication of the Dictionary's First Edition [JOHNSON, Samuel]. The Plan of a Dictionary of the English Language. Addressed to the Right and Honourable Philip Dormer, Earl of Chesterfield; One of His Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State. London: Printed for J. and P. Knapton, T. Longman and T. Shewell, C. Hitch..., 1747 [i.e. 1755]. Second edition, one of 1500 copies printed to coincide with the publication of the Dictionary in 1755. Although the date on the title-page is 1747, it was actually published in 1755. There are two states of unknown priority, one as present copy with figure "4" on page 4, the other with figure "8" on page 4. Octavo in fours (7 5/8 x 4 1/2 inches; 194 x 115 mm). [2], 37, 1, blank] pp. Bound in a "Miscellany" together with other pamphlets. The only copy we could find at auction came up at Sotheby's in 1989. Eighteenth-century quarter calf over marbled boards. Spine stamped in gilt wit ... Read more

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ìThe Most Amazing, Enduring and Endearing One-Man Feat in the Field of Lexicographyî JOHNSON, Samuel. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the words are deduced from their originals, and illustrated in their different significations by examples from the best writers. To which are prefixed, a history of the language, and an English grammar. London: Printed by W. Strahan, for J. and P. Knapton..., 1755. First edition of ìthe most amazing, enduring and endearing one-man feat in the field of lexicographyî (Printing and the Mind of Man). Two large folio volumes, tall paper copies, (16 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches; 412 x 254 mm.). Unpaginated. Text in double columns. Title-pages printed in red and black. Decorative woodcut tail-pieces. Later full tan sheep, decoratively gilt-stamped on spines with two morocco labels, gilt-stamped. Extremities rubbed, scratch to rear cover of vol. I. Some minor foxing and browning as usual. Overall, a very nice set. îBegun in 1747, and printed over five years, J ... Read more

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Uncut, in the Original Boards JOHNSON, Samuel. A Diary of a Journey into North Wales, in the Year 1774. Edited, with illustrative notes, by R. Duppa, LL. B. Barrister at Law. London: Printed for Robert Jennings, by James Moyes, 1816. First edition. Octavo (7 3/4 x 5 inches; 195 x 125 mm). xvi, 226 pp. With two engraved plates of facsimiles of Johnsonís handwriting. With half-title. Bound without the errata or publisher's ads. Uncut, in the original drab boards with printed paper spine label. Boards a bit chipped and stained. Printed paper spine label a bit chipped and rubbed and spine quite chipped. Some foxing to plates. Overall a very good copy. Chemised and housed in a quarter morocco slipcase. Courtney & Nichol Smith, p. 174. HBS 67169. $450

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First Complete American Edition of "A Dictionary of the English Language" JOHNSON, Samuel. A Dictionary of the English Language;. in which the words are deduced from their originals; and illustrated in their different significations, by examples from the best writers: together with a history of the language, and an English grammar... First American, From the Eleventh London Edition...To Which are Added, Walker's Principles of the English Pronunciation. Philadelphia: Moses Thomas, 1818. First complete American edition. Two thick quarto volumes. (Measures 10 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches). Complete with half-titles and the engraved frontispiece portrait of Johnson after Reynolds. Vol I: [124] & unpaginated lexicon in triple column, collating [*1-*2] & b1-d2, elr2, A1-6X4; vol. II: [4] & unpaginated lexicon, collating [1*-*2] & B1-7D4, pp. Original full brown calf, red and black morocco labels on spine, gilt-stamped. Some worming to last few pages in vol. II on top margin, affecting a couple headline letters, a ... Read more

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Down The Fairway

JONES, Robert T.

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First Edition, Inscribed by Jones JONES, Robert T.. KEELER, O.B.. Down The Fairway. The Golf Life and Play of Robert T. Jones, Jr. New York: Minton, Balch & Company, 1927. First edition of Jones' first book. Inscribed by Robert Jones on front free endpaper in blue ink. "Sincerely,/Robert Jones Jr." Octavo (8 1/2 x 6 inches; 210 x 150 mm). [1]-239, [1, blank] pp. With frontispiece and twenty-three other black-and-white photographic plates. Original half tan cloth over green cloth. Spine lettered in gilt. Front board lettered and embellished with golf clubs in gilt. Pages largely unopened. Top edges green, others uncut. A tiny slit at the top of the spine. Otherwise about fine. "The start of Bobby Jones' career to date is one of the most interesting episodes in all sport, one of the most unusual of all careers... The story of Bobby Jones is truth that is stranger and far more interesting than fiction, a saga of youth that could only be sung in the modern game." (Grantland Rice, from the Forward). ... Read more

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The Indo-European Family of Languages JONES, William. On the Hindus. In: Asiatick researches or transactions of the Society,. instituted in Bengal for inquiring into the history and antiquities, the ARTS, SCIENCES, and LITERATURE of Asia. Calcutta: Asiatic Society of Bengal, 1788. True first edition (preceding the London issue). Quarto (11 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches; 285 x 215 mm.). Xvi, 465, [1, errata] pp. With thirty-four engraved plates (of which three are folding). Contemporary tree calf with twining gilt borders, expertly rebacked preserving the original spine, smooth spine densely gilt and with red and black morocco gilt lettering labels, marbled endpapers. A very attractive copy. This scholarly periodical went to twenty volumes but the key piece, the piece cited by Carter in Printing and the Mind of Man, is found in this first volume; ìThis slim paper, read to the Bengal Asiatic Society in 1786 and published in its Tarnsactions, marks a turning point in the history of linguistics and signalle ... Read more

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ALS to Peter J. De Blanc

JOPLIN, Janis

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Letter #11 Written by Janis Joplin to Her Fiance Peter J. De Blanc. [JOPLIN, Janis]. ALS to Peter J. De Blanc. [from envelope postmark: Port Arthur, Texas: September 3, 1965]. Letter #11 of a series of letter written by Janis Joplin to her then fiance Peter J. De Blanc. Letter signed "J". Two quarto pages (7 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches; 199 x 147 mm). Black ink, written on recto only of each sheet. With addressed envelope. Place, date and letter number from envelope. A very good example. "I just called you . And now I've had my little cry & now? I am writing you another g-ddam letter! And you aren't even f-cking reading them anyway probably. Well, true to course, here we are again in our respective roles. I just can't believe myself! My "role" is to somehow, w/ remarkable shortsightedness still believe that you couldn't have done it. Wow, I'm so funny! I've thought at times that I must be very masochistic because I never learn- I mean you just keep hurting me over & over. And then I have also thought that ... Read more

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A Superb Copy in a Contemporary Binding, with the Folding Map of Louisiana in Fine Condition JOUTEL, [Henri]. Journal historique du dernier voyage que feu M. de la Sale fit dans le Golfe de Mexique, pour trouver líembouchure, & le cours de la Riviere de Missicipi, nommÈe ‡ present la Riviere de Saint Lo¸is, que traverse la Louisiane. O˘ líon voit líHistoire tragique de sa mort, & plusieurs choses curieuses du nouveau monde. Par Monsieur Joutel, líun des Compagnons de ce Voyage, redigÈ & mis en ordre par Monsieur De Michel. Paris: Chez Estienne Robinot, 1713. First edition of this important account of La Salleís ill-fated expedition. Twelvemo. xxxiv, 386 pp. Folding engraved map (ìCarte Nouvelle de la Louisiane, et de la Riviere de Missisipi, dÈcouverte par feu Mr. de la Salleî) after Joutel. Contemporary French sprinkled calf. Spine decoratively tooled in gilt with brown morocco gilt lettering label. Board edges decoratively tooled in gilt. Edges sprinkled red. Small wormtrack in th ... Read more

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Ulysses (LEC)

JOYCE, James

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Limited Edition, Signed By Henri Matisse and James Joyce JOYCE, James. MATISSE, Henri, [illustrator]. Ulysses [LEC]. With an Introduction by Stuart Gilbert and Illustrations by Henri Matisse. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1935. Limited to 250 numbered copies (from a total edition of 1,500), signed by both James Joyce and Henri Matisse. Quarto (11 11/16 x 9 1/16 inches; 296 x 230 mm). xv, [3], 363, [7] pp. Twenty-six plates by Matisse, consisting of six etchings, printed by hand, and twenty lithographic drawings, made as studies for the etchings, printed on thin colored papers. Original full brown buckram, embossed in gilt on front cover and spine from a design by LeRoy H. Appleton. Top edge speckled brown, others uncut. A bit of browning to the inner hinges, as usual. An about fine copy. Housed in the publisher's original board slipcase printed on the spine. Some minor wear to the slipcase at corners and edges, but better than usually seen. Housed in a custom red half morocco clamshell. ... Read more

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First Edition James Joyce Haveth Childers Everywhere JOYCE, James. Haveth Childers Everywhere. Fragment from Work in Progress. Paris: Henry Babou and Jack Kahane, 1930. First edition, one of 500 copies on handmade Vidalon Royal paper, of which this is number 218. Small folio. Original wrappers printed in black and green, glassine and publisher's green and gold slipcase. Pages unopened. Tiny chip to bottom of spine, some wear and short splits to slipcase edges. Otherwise, fine. Slocum and Cahoon A41. HBS 66327. $1,000

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Ulysses

JOYCE, James

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The First Edition of Joyceís Great Work, 1 of 100 Copies Signed by Joyce JOYCE, James. Ulysses. Paris: Shakespeare and Company, 1922. First edition. One of 100 numbered copies on Dutch handmade paper, out of a total of 1000, this being number 41. Signed by Joyce. Quarto (9 3/4 inches x 7 3/4 inches; 237 x 195 mm). [viii], 732, [1, colophon], [3, blank] pp. Of the 1,000 copies of the first edition, 100 were on Dutch handmade paper (measuring 23.7 x 19.5 cm.) and signed by Joyce, 150 were on vergÈ díArches paper (measuring 26.2 x 20.1 cm.), and 750 were on handmade paper (measuring 23.7 x 18.5 cm.). The last two formats were not issued signed. Complete with flyleaves. Original blue printed wrappers. Uncut. Interior is extremely clean. Wrappers with some minor edge wear and rubbing. Fragile original spine with expected minimal chipping. Some loss along lower back joint and some small loss to the head and tail of spine and a few nicks along edges. Some very minor toning and foxing to first and las ... Read more

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First Edition, One of One Thousand Copies JOYCE, James. The Mime of Mick, Nick and the Maggies. A fragment from work in progress. The Hague and London: The Servire Press and Faber and Faber Ltd, 1934. First edition. Limited to 1,000 numbered copies printed on Old Antique Dutch paper, this being number 200. Octavo (9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches; 240 x 160 mm). [8], 77, [3] pp. Cover illustration, initial letter, and tail-piece designed by Lucia Joyce, the authorís daughter. Original unprinted wrappers in the original printed dust jacket illustrated in blue, silver and gray. Some minor browning to the spine, and a small split at the bottom back hinge. Fragments of the original glassine laid in. Else a near fine, uncut and mostly unopened copy. In the original silver slipcase with pink paper label, lettered in silver. Slipcase with a bit of wear, but still very good. This is a fragment from a îwork in progress,î which would be published as Finnegans Wake. Slocum and Cahoon A43. HBS 65791. ... Read more

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Memoir, Correspondence, and Miscellanies

JEFFERSON, Thomas

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