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The Chronicle of the Kings of England, From William the Norman to the Death of George III.;...
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The Chronicle of the Kings of England, From William the Norman to the Death of George III.; Written after the Manner of The Jewish Historians

by Nathan Ben Saddi (Dodsley, Robert; Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield)

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London: J. Fairburn, 1821. Early Edition. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo. 296pp. Frontispiece engraving of Alfred the Great, Bound to style in quarter morocco, original red leather lettering label, gilt, marbled paper boards. A chatty, well noted, biographical discourse on the rulers of England. First published in 1740 and then attributed to Robert Dodsley, later reprinted in 1745 in Robert Dodley's Trifles. Now, however, it is usually attributed to Lord Chesterfield. Label chipped else a fine copy.
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Lake Monona: An Episode of the Summer School; John Norman; Cherie
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Lake Monona: An Episode of the Summer School; John Norman; Cherie

by Navarette, M. A.

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(Milwaukee): The M. H. Wiltzius Company, 1899. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo. 9viii), 9-209pp. + 7pp. ads, Original beige cloth blocked in white. Bookplate removed, light wear to corners else a very good copy of this scarce volume of Catholic fiction. Only three copies of this edition are located by the OCLC worldwide, which also lists Sr. Mary Alphonsa Cory as the author.
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Naylor, Phyllis: Shiloh
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Naylor, Phyllis: Shiloh

by Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds

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New York: Atheneum, 1991. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. 144pp. Maroon cloth spine, gilt; cream-colored boards. A fine, as new copy in a fine, as new and unclipped dustwrapper. Stated first edition with complete number line. Newbery Medal winner. First state jacket without the award sticker.
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Dictionarium, Aelii Antonii Nebrissensis Grammatici, Cronographi Regii: ..
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Dictionarium, Aelii Antonii Nebrissensis Grammatici, Cronographi Regii: ..

by Nebrija, Antonio de; Joannis Gonzalez Manrique

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Matriti (Madrid): Ex Typographia Regia, 1683. Hardcover. Very good. Folio. xii, 835pp. Old calf, spine in seven comparments with raised bands, gilt. Title page in red and black. Entries in Latin and Spanish. Leather crfacked and rubbed, joints strengthened, lettering label (if there was one0 perished, leaving only a blind impression of the title on the spine, top corner of the front free endpaper neatly replaced, but still a very good, presentagvle copy. Antonio de Nebrija (also Lebrija) , a Reinaissance humanist sometrimes compared to Erasmus, first issued this Latin/Spenish dictionary in the 15th century. This edition, though a reprint, is important in its own right as it contains important revisions (including 6000 additions) by JOannis Gonzalez Manrique. Palau 189207. In Latin and Spanish.
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The Army of the United States
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The Army of the United States

by Nelson, Henry Loomis

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New York: B. M. Whitlock, 1889. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Illustrated by H. A. Ogden. Large folio. Half leather, spine in 6 compartments, gilt; maroon colored pebbled cloth, gilt title on the upper board; all edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. With 44 full page chromolithographed illustrations of the uniforms of the United States Army from 1775 to 1888, accompanied by Nelson's text in letterpress. The lithographs are after water colors by H. A. Ogden. Prepared and executed by the Quartermaster General of the United States under authority of the Secretary of War. Lithographed by G. H. Buek & Co. De Luxe edition, one of 1500 copies of which this is No. 51. Reissued in 1959 and 1998, but the reissues are a pale reflection of the beauty of the original chromolithographs. Now rare complete with all 44 plates present, many copies having been disbound to have the plates framed. We note some small repairs to the cloth boards, a bump on one edge, and two mended marginal tears on the… Read more
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Group of  Five Victorian Christmas and New Year's Cards

Group of Five Victorian Christmas and New Year's Cards

by (Christmas & New Year's)

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1800. Original Victorian Christmas and New Year's cards dating the the late 19th century. Generally single sheets, folded, about 3.25 x 5 inches to a little larger The fronts are chromolithographed; two have an applied fringe. Friendship verses. Faint soil but generally in very good. condition and unused. Two are Christmas cards, three New Year's cards.
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Popular Astronomy (School Edition)
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Popular Astronomy (School Edition)

by Newcomb, Simon

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New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1896. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. xviii, 577,(1)pp. followed by publisher's ads. Green pebbled cloth, glt spine title. Five star maps in pocket at rear. General light wear, the maps have a partial separation at one of teh folds (no loss) else this is a good copy of a popular astronomy text.
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The History of the Ancient and Royal Foundation, Called The Abbey of St. Alban, in the County of...
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The History of the Ancient and Royal Foundation, Called The Abbey of St. Alban, in the County of Hereford, from the Founding Thereof, in 793, to its Dissolution , in 1539.; Exhibiting the Life of Each Abbot, and the Principal Events Relating to the Monastery, During its Rule and Government

by Newcome, Peter

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London: Printed, for the Author, J. Nichols, 1795. Early Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 4to. xiii, (i), 547,(i)pp. Engraved frontispiece of the abbey; folding hand-colored map of Hertford, and two folding plans of the abbey. Contemporary full calf, nicely rebacked to style in matching calf, red leather lettering label, gilt. Frontispiece mounted without loss, some offsetting and light soil, rebacked, else a very good copy. Apparently this is a reissue of the sheets of an edition printed in 1793-95; either way it is the first separate publication relating to St. Alban's. ESTC TS 3399.
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King Arthur and the Table Round
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King Arthur and the Table Round

by Newell, William Wells

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Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1897. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 2 volumes. Quarter vellum, gilt; paper boards. 'Tales chiefly after the Old French of Crestien of Troyes.' Also an account of the Arthurian romance, and notes. Vellum significantly mottled with age; light wear and soil. Contents near fine. With the bookplates of Janes Lewis Chapin and Willard Hart Chapin. Volume One is inscribed "To my wife Jane Lewis Chapin from Willard. Dec 1897.
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King Arthur and the Table Round
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King Arthur and the Table Round

by Newell, William Wells

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Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1905. Early Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. 2 volumes. 3rd impression. Quarter vellum, gilt; paper boards. 'Tales chiefly after the Old French of Crestien of Troyes.' Also an account of the Arthurian romance, and notes. Vellum dusty, with a tiny closed tear at base of spine of Vol. I, else a nice set.
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Boudoir Botany, Or the Parlor Book of Flowers, Comprising the History, Description and Colored...
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Boudoir Botany, Or the Parlor Book of Flowers, Comprising the History, Description and Colored Engravings of 24 Exotic Flowers, 24 Wild Flowers of America and 12 Trees with Fruits

by Newman, John M., M.D.

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1847. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Small 4to. i-ix,(9),19-296pp. Modern full brown morocco. Spine in six compartments with raised bands, tooled in blind, brown leather lettering labels, gilt; boards tooled in blind; all edges gilt; marbled endpapers. Illustrated with 64 hand colored, tissue-guarded lithographic plates, 60 of which are individual blooms with facing letterpress descriptions; the remaining four plates illustrate the preliminary general botany discussion. Light foxing to the letterpress and the tissue guards and a couple of the plates, but the rest of the plates are fine and bright with vivid coloring. A near fine copy and quite scarce. This title begins with a general introduction to botany followed by colored illustrations and floral descriptions. U.S. Color Plates Books, p. 83.
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Bran the Blessed in Arthurian Romance
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Bran the Blessed in Arthurian Romance

by Newstead, Helaine

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New York: Columbia University Press, 1939. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo. Blue green cloth, black spine title. (14), 222pp. Index, bibliography. Light wear to the corners, a couple of corners neatly mended, else a very good copy. Scholarly investigation of the Celtic influences on some of the Arthurian tales. Rather scarce in the first edition. Bran, Bron, Bran de Lis, Brandus, and other manifestations of this mysterious figure of Celtic lore who is associated sometimes with the Fisher King, or the Grail, or even, in The Dark is Rising, as the son of Arthur and Guinevere.
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A Comment On The Book of Common-Prayer, And Administration of the Sacraments, &c. Together...
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A Comment On The Book of Common-Prayer, And Administration of the Sacraments, &c. Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David .... The Text of the Whole being Compared and Amended, according to the Sealed Books;; And the Psalms Compared with the Translations of the Great Bible. At the End of the Book are Subjoined,The Additional Notes of Bishop Andrews

by Nicholls, William

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London: R. Bonwicke, W. Freeman, T. Goodwin, et al., 1710. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Folio. 10 by 15 inches. Complex collation on verso of e2. [8],xx,[590],71,[5]pp. Contemporary full leather. Spine in 7 compartments with raised bands. Boards decorated in a 'Cambridge' style design. Engraved frontispiece of the author. Ownership note by Henry Jervis dated 1729. Old Seminary bookplate on the front pastedown. Calendar printed in red and black. Published by subscription, and with a list of subscribers at the verso of d1 through the verso of e2. Hinges and edges with neat repairs; wear to the corners and spine tips; else a very good copy. And with occasional 18th marginalia relating to liturgical feasts and family matters of previous owner. ESTC T87379.
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A New Balade or Songe of the Lambes Feast
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A New Balade or Songe of the Lambes Feast

by Niclaes, Henrick (Henry Nicholas)

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Long Credon: Seven Acres Press, (19297). Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo. Title page printed in red, blue and green. Illustrations and versal letters engraved on wood by the printer, Loyd Haberly. Printed in three colors throughout on handmade paper. One of 125 copies of which this is No. 26. Full brown morocco. Spine in five compartments, gilt title; boards tooled in blind and gilt. A fine copy. Ransom. p. 421.
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Wild Animal Stories:  A Panorama Picture Book
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Wild Animal Stories: A Panorama Picture Book

by Nister, Ernst

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London and New York: Ernst NIster and E. P. Dutton, 1880. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. First edition. Oblong quarto. Unpaginated. With six large chromolithographed pop-ups and numerous black and white vignettes in text. Pictorial boards with brown cloth backstrip. Floral endpapers. Boards moderately worn at the edges with some scuffs and soiling. Front hinge cracked a few pages into text causing the text block to be a bit shaky. All pop-up illustrations are complete and in working order. Very good.
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Doll's Christmas Box
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Doll's Christmas Box

by Nister, Ernest

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Ernest Nister, 1890. Six die-cut, stamd-ip, chromolithographs paper dolls in original box. The dolls are in fine condition; the box shows signs of wear and early repairs to the corners. Scarce.
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Our Book of Feathered Friends
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Our Book of Feathered Friends

by (Nister) Hoyer,M. A., L. L. Weedon, Liliam Gask and Clifton Bingham

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London & New York: Ernest Nister; E. P. Dutton & Co, 1909. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Oblong folio. 40pp. Glazed boards, the upper board with a brightly colored chromolithograph featuring a parrot. Green cloth spine, the rear board is plain. Patterned endpapers. Illustrated with Illustrated with 10 full color chromolithographed plates; 7 full page black and white plates, and numerous text illustrations. Neat ink inscription dated 1913 on the front free endpaper. Boards worn at edges and the rear board worn in a pattern, one page with a short marginal closed tear (no loss) else this is a very good copy and quite scarce in this condition.
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Arthurian Romance and Modern Poetry and Music

Arthurian Romance and Modern Poetry and Music

by Nitze, William Albert

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1941. Hardcover. Good. Thin 8vo. (xii), 101pp. Blue cloth, gilt titles on spine and upper board. Illustrated. Cloth significantly and unevenly faded else a good copy. Second impression. The first printing was in 1940.
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The Legacy of Herot; The Dragons of Heorot (signed)
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The Legacy of Herot; The Dragons of Heorot (signed)

by Niven, Larry, Jerry Pournelle & Steven Barnes

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9780575056596
ISBN 10
0575056592
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London: Victor Gollancz, 1995. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine. Two volumes comprising the first Herot book and its sequel. Publisher's black textured paper over boards, gilt spine. Fine copies. Dustwrappers are not price-clipped and are fine and bright as well. Both copies are in scribe don the title page by all three authors: Jerry Pournelle, Larry Niven, Steven Barnes, the first volume to 'John', the second to 'Larry', Note: the second volume in the series was issued in a slightly larger format than the first. "The island of Avalon, on the fourth planet of Tau Ceti, is home for the first party of human colonists...." (dustwrapper).
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Wanbilder Reliefs Plastiken (Signed)
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Wanbilder Reliefs Plastiken (Signed)

by Noehles, Karl, and Gerhard Wind

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Dusseldorf: Vier-Turme-Verlag, 1973. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Large square 8vo. 133pp. Brick red cloth covers with a repeating "WIND" motif on the upper board in black; black spine titles; patterned endpapers. Illustrated throughout with photographs of Wind's work, mainly in black and white with a few in color. A fine copy. Warmly inscribed to friends and dated November 11, 1979, and signed "Barbara + 4Wind". In German.
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