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THE WORKS OF LOUIS L'AMOUR. Cowboy. Wild West. Indians. Faux leather set. 76 volumes

by L'Amour, Louis

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New York, Toronto, London, Sydney: Bantam Books, 1980's. 76 volumes, each title complete in itself. Published over many years, the entire collection eventually exceeding well over 100 unnumbered volumes. Bound in full faux leather bindings. Gilded spines. These are large books at 9.25 inches tall. These take up 88 inches of shelf space (7.33 feet). In VERY GOOD condition. These are all very fresh, bright, and clean bindings, and are all very fresh. The hinges are all as new and 100% fully attached. These all appear unread, and try to close when opened. Only slight shelf rubs. This is an impressive collection, and these display beautifully. America's storyteller, Louis L'Amour, brings to life the American frontier with Cowboys , Indians, Gunslingers, Outlaws, Texas Rangers and Frontier Marshals. His books consisted primarily of Western fiction novels (though he called his work 'Frontier Stories'), however he also wrote historical fiction (The Walking Drum), science fiction (The… Read more
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THE ARABIAN NIGHTS ENTERTAINMENTS. [First Edition.] [Children's.] 1898

THE ARABIAN NIGHTS ENTERTAINMENTS. [First Edition.] [Children's.] 1898

by LANG, Andrew

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London, New York, and Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1898. FIRST EDITION / FIRST PRINTING, of Andrew Lang's translation.. Bound in a period (circa 1900) morocco leather binding, by the prestigious Riviere and Son Bindery. Gilded spine with intricate floral embossing. Raised hubs. All edges cased in gilding. Riviere bound the original pictorial cloth binding into this book as the pastedowns. The original cloth cover depicts a soaring devil over an Arabian skyline, reincarnated and preserved as the front pastedown. Illustrated with 33 full page plates and 33 textual illustrations. Printed on quality paper. 424 pages. 7.25 inches tall. In very good condition overall, but with some wear to the binding. Near fine internally. The paper is fresh, bright, and clean. Near free of any trace of foxing. No previous owner's names. The binding shows some general wear and abrasion. the hinges, although strongly attached, show slight starting to the outer surface, from abrasion, but are nonetheless very… Read more
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GREEK AND LATIN, THE CLASSICS. ANCIENT ROME & GREECE.  Leather Library Set

GREEK AND LATIN, THE CLASSICS. ANCIENT ROME & GREECE. Leather Library Set: Complete in 15 volumes

by Distinguished Men Of Letters

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PARNASSUS EDITION, LIMITED TO 750 SETS, THIS ONE BEING #37, SIGN
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New York: Vincent Parke & Co, No date, circa 1900. PARNASSUS EDITION, LIMITED TO 750 SETS, THIS ONE BEING #37, SIGNED by the editor.. Full title: THE CLASSICS. GREEK & LATIN. The Most Celebrated Works of Hellenic and Roman Literature, Embracing Poetry, Romance, History, Oratory, Science and Philosophy, Translated into English Prose and Verse by Distinguished Men of Letters. 15 Volumes. About 400 pages per volume, 7 volumes of Greek and 8 volumes of Latin classics. The Parnassus Edition, LIMITED TO 750 SETS, THIS ONE BEING #37, SIGNED by the editor. bound in full leather bindings. Thick tooled leather covers with early Greek goddess Athena type figure embossed on covers. With blind Greek style embossing, gilded spines, the top edges are gilded. Thick quality rag styled paper, gilded title and limitation page, full page plates protected in tissue, and hand finished, signed in pencil by the artists (only the ones that are hand finished). Red and black ink, each section starts with an enlarged… Read more
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THE WORKS OF CHARLES LEVER. Leather set. Complete in 37 volumes

by Lever, Charles

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COPYRIGHT EDITION, Limited to 1000 Sets
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London: Downey & Company, Ltd., 1897 - 1899. COPYRIGHT EDITION, Limited to 1000 Sets. Complete in 37 volumes, which is standard for this edition. The Copyright Edition. Title pages are printed in red and black. With numerous etched plates by Phiz. 37 volumes is standard for The Copyright Edition and includes all of Lever's works. Bound in quality morocco leather bindings. Gilded spines. Raised hubs. The top edges are gilded. Printed on thick quality rag paper. Heavily illustrated with full page plates. Wide margins. Near free of foxing, but for the first few pages. Well over 65 inches of shelf space. VERY GOOD condition. The leather is very supple. The hinges are all strongly attached and sound. There is some general shelf wear and abrasion. This is an exceptional set. Anglo-Irish novelist Charles Lever was a famous Victorian author. He was the cause of Charles Dickens's prematurely publishing Great Expectations in All the Year Round because Lever's A Day's Ride was driving down… Read more
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THE WORKS OF CHARLES LEVER. Full Leather. Inlaid Floral Bindings. Complete 40 volume set. [DETACHED COVERS]

by Lever, Charles; [Lang, Andrew (Introduction.)]

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LIMITED EDITION, Set #197/1250 Copies
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[Main condition issue: many covers are detached, some temporarily reattached.] Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1895. LIMITED EDITION, Set #197/1250 Copies. The Novels of Charles Lever. With an Introduction by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by Phiz (famous illustrator of Charles Dickens' works) and others. Complete in 40 volumes. Bound in full morocco leather bindings. The highest quality morocco leather. Raised hubs. Gilded spines. Floral inlays. Inlaid covers surrounded by dual ruled border. Thick leather turn ins on the front paste down, surrounding silk panel. Silk front fly paper. Thick quality paper. Red and back title pages. Full page plates, protected in tissue. A very elaborate set. Bound in the highest quality bindings. Full leather, with elaborate turn ins over silk paste downs. Approximately 65 inches of shelf space. 8.5 inches tall. In excellent condition, but with substantial external abrasion. Therefore only in good condition, and consistent with that book grade. There is a lot of external wear… Read more
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THE WORKS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. Sponsor's Edition. Nicolay and Hay. Leather set: Complete in 12 volumes

by Lincoln, Abraham; Nicolay, John; Hay, John

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THE SPONSOR'S EDITION. Set #251, especially prepared for Rut
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Lincoln Memorial University, [1905.]. THE SPONSOR'S EDITION. Set #251, especially prepared for Ruth Pratt. Bound in the publisher's full morocco leather binding. The highest quality binding available. These are bound in full leather. Gilded spines. Printed on quality paper. VERY GOOD condition. Internally, these are very fresh, bright, and clean. Very good condition overall, but for the spine chips, as shown. All the hinges are strongly attached, although some of the external leather has started. No writing. Appears free of foxing. This set displays beautifully. The Complete Works of Abraham Lincoln. With an Introduction by John Wesley Hill, and Special Articles by Other Eminent Persons. Lincoln Memorial University. New and Enlarged Edition, Being The Sponsor's Edition,' signed by the chancellor of the university. The Sponsors Edition, Limited, 'especially prepared for those who have lent their support to the University's program.' Very pleasing publisher's elaborately… Read more
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THE WORKS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. Sponsor's Edition. Nicolay and Hay: Complete in 12 volumes

by [Lincoln, Abraham; John Nicolay and John Hay (Editors.)]

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THE SPONSOR'S EDITION. Set #170, especially prepared for I.
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LINCOLN MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY, [1905.]. THE SPONSOR'S EDITION. Set #170, especially prepared for I. F. Freiberger. The Complete Works of Abraham Lincoln. Number 170 of the Sponsors Edition signed by John Wesley Hill on the second limitation page. Very pleasing publisher's elaborately gilt decorated cloth bindings. With 12 portrait frontispieces, 12 facsimiles of letters and other documents, and 32 photographic plates. First volume with tipped-in facsimile letter on onion skin from John Hay to an unnamed correspondent identifying the two figures in the frontispiece with Lincoln as being Hay himself and John Nicolay. Printed on quality paper. This is one of the most desirable sets of Lincoln's works. These are large books measuring 9.25 inches tall. VERY GOOD condition. These bindings are all very fresh and well preserved. Hinges are all 100% sound and fully attached. No writing. About free of any trace of foxing. This set is exceptionally fresh and well preserved. These display beautifully.… Read more
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BUST OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

by [Lincoln, Abraham.]

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1964. An original unique bust of Abraham Lincoln dated 1964, which is the 100 year anniversary of his assassination. Weighs a little over 8lb. 14 inches tall including base which is 1.75 inches tall 4.75 inches wide hand made from plaster on back has copyright Austion Prod. 1964 engraved in the plaster with a larger engraving of KON ZAL base is made of oak with felt on the botto and sealed where affixed to the sculpture Jaw to head is 9 inches making this fairly life sized depicts lincoln wearing a bow and collar a rare original piece of art, with linoln ging up in value and 150th anniversary approaching in under 2 years.
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THE WORKS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. Sponsor's Edition. Nicolay and Hay. Leather set: Complete in 12 volumes

by Lincoln, Abraham; Hay, John; Nicolay; John

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THE SPONSOR'S EDITION. Set #431, especially prepared for W.
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Lincoln Memorial University, [1905.]. THE SPONSOR'S EDITION. Set #431, especially prepared for W. W. Couperthwait. The Complete Works of Abraham Lincoln. Number 431, of the Sponsors Edition signed by John Wesley Hill on the second limitation page. Very pleasing publisher's elaborately gilt full leather bindings. With 12 portrait frontispieces, 12 facsimiles of letters and other documents, and 32 photographic plates. First volume with tipped-in facsimile letter on onion skin from John Hay to an unnamed correspondent identifying the two figures in the frontispiece with Lincoln as being Hay himself and John Nicolay. Bound in the publisher's full leather bindings. Gilded covers with the Lincoln Memorial gilding. Gilded spines. Top edges are gilded. Printed on quality paper. These measure 9.25 inches tall. 17.25 inches of shelf space. VERY GOOD+ to FINE condition. The leather is very supple and fresh. The hinges are 100% fully attached. Only slight general rubs/wear. The hinges are 100% fully… Read more
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LODGE'S PORTRAITS. ILLUSTRATED PLATES. FOLIOS. FIRST EDITION, 1823.  Leather Library Set....

LODGE'S PORTRAITS. ILLUSTRATED PLATES. FOLIOS. FIRST EDITION, 1823. Leather Library Set. Illustrious Personages of Great Britain: Complete in 12 volumes

by Lodge, Edmund

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London: Harding, Mavor, & Lepard, 1823 - 1834. FIRST EDITION / FIRST PRINTING. Portraits of Illustrious Personages of Great Britain. Engraved from Authentic Pictures in the Galleries of the Nobility and the Public Collections of the Country. With Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Their Lives and Actions. By Edmund Lodge, Esq. Written in pencil on the front end paper: 'The finest collection of steel engravings ever complied.' All plates are printed on india paper. 240 engraved portraits. FOLIO-SIZED. These measure 12 5/8 inches tall. Roughly 17 inches of shelf space. These are very large and impressive books. These are large heavy books, and weigh roughly 5 pounds each, unpacked. Bound in thick morocco leather. Raised hubs. Gilded spines. the top edges are gilded. Marbled end papers. Printed on thick quality paper. With 3 inch wide margins, and thick black ink. Extremely high quality, detailed steel engraved portraits. All portraits are present. VERY GOOD condition. The leather is very supple… Read more
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THE WORKS OF HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW. Folios. Illustrated. Leather set. Complete in 6 volumes

by Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1886. Custom bound for Helen Press. In full morocco leather bindings. Gilded spines. All edges cased in gilt. Gilded framing to the covers. 12 inches tall. These are FOLIO SIZED. 6 inches of shelf space. Heavily illustrated. Including numerous steel engraved plates protected in tissue. Printed on quality paper with wide margins. Large font, columned text. VERY GOOD condition. Very fresh, bright, and clean. The leather is supple. Full leather bindings. These are limp leather bindings. The hinges are all sound, just some general abrasion/shelf wear, abrasion along extremities. With Helen Press' Bookplate whom the set was bound for, as indicated by her last name gilded on the front cover. Silk end papers. A high quality and impressive set. These display beautifully. Provenance: Purchased from the late Peter Howard of Serendipity Books; Originally bound for Helen Press. This set would make an excellent gift and/or addition to any fine library. In addition to their shelf… Read more
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THE WORKS OF HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW. Library set. Complete in 14 volumes

by Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

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Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin, & Company, [Copyright dated 1886.]. STANDARD LIBRARY EDITION. Complete in 14 volumes, as stated on the half title pages. Leather labels. Bound in the original polished cloth bindings. Thick durable library bindings. Printed on quality paper. These are heavy books. Engraved plates. Wide margins. Top edges are gilded. In VERY GOOD condition. Very fresh, bright, and clean. Free of foxing. There is no writing. The hinges are sound. Some internal paper separation. Bound in the original cloth bindings, which are very durable. These take up a little over 18 inches of shelf space. This set would make an excellent gift and/or addition to any fine library. In addition to their shelf presence, antiquarian books make an excellent investment. We always pack very securely to help ensure safe handling during transit. All books are individually wrapped and are always professionally padded. We offer a full refund guarantee, per our terms described on our site, with… Read more
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THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD. ANCIENT. MIDDLE AGES. UNITED STATES. Leather Set. Beacon's Lights. First Complete Edition. Complete in 15 volumes, with an index

by Lord, John

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New York: James Clarke Company, [1902.]. FIRST EDITION / FIRST PRINTING with the complete 15-volume compilation. [ANCIENT WORLD HISTORY.] Beacon's Lights of History. By John Lord. Complete in 15-volumes, with an index in volume 15. Being a thorough compilation of Ancient History, The Middle Ages, The Renaissance, and The Founding of The United States of America. Printed in 1902. This set is well OVER 100 YEARS OLD. FIRST EDITION / FIRST PRINTING with the complete 15-volume compilation. Previously issued in 1883 & 1888. Bound in morocco leather bindings. Gilded spines. Top edges are gilded. Red and black title pages. Marbled end papers. Printed on quality paper. With wide margins. These measure 8 5/8 inches tall. 24 inches of shelf space. James Clarke and Company. Publisher's Note is dated 1902, as is the copyright page of the final volume. Very good condition overall, but with external shelf wear / rubs, some chips. The hinges have been reattached with archival materials. Fine internally… Read more
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THE HISTORY OF OUR COUNTRY FROM THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA... Leather Set. United States. Illustrated. Complete in 3 volumes

by Lossing, Benson

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New York: Johnson & Miles, 1877. FIRST EDITION / FIRST PRINTING. The History of Our Country From The Discovery of America To The Present Time. With over 500 illustrations and twelve fine engravings on steel. Bound in thick morocco leather bindings. Gilded spines. Raised hubs. Marbled end papers and edges. Gilded spines with United States Shield crest motif, highly suiting to this set. These are very large books measuring 9.75 inches tall. 6 inches of shelf space. In VERY GOOD condition. The leather is very fresh, and supple. The hinges are all 100% fully attached. Printed on quality paper that is very fresh, bright, and clean. Near free of any trace of foxing. No writing. This is a large and impressive set, and is heavily illustrated. These display beautifully. This set would make an excellent gift and/or addition to any fine library. In addition to their shelf presence, antiquarian books make an excellent investment. We always pack very securely to help ensure safe handling during transit. All… Read more
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