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Pa-She-Nine, a Chippewa Chief (Pashenine):  Indian Tribes plate

Pa-She-Nine, a Chippewa Chief (Pashenine): Indian Tribes plate

by McKenney and Hall

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Early Edition
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Philadelphia: J. T. Bowen, 1850. Early Edition. Fine. Hand-colored lithograph from an early octavo edition of McKenney and Hall's "History of the Indian Tribes of North America". Image size approximately 7 by 10 inches, matted in an 11 x 14 inch mat. A fine copy with vibrant colors. Octavo editions published by Bowen were issued between 1842 and 1858.
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Pa-She-Pa-Haw, A Sauk Chief (Pashepahaw, or The Stabber): Indian Tribes plate

Pa-She-Pa-Haw, A Sauk Chief (Pashepahaw, or The Stabber): Indian Tribes plate

by McKenney and Hall

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Philadelphia: D. Rice and A. N. Hart, 1850. Early Edition. Fine. Hand-colored lithograph from an early octavo edition of McKenney and Hall's "History of the Indian Tribes of North America". Image size approximately 7 by 10 inches, matted in an 11 x 14 inch mat. A fine copy with vibrant colors. Octavo editions published by Rice and Hart were issued between 1842 and 1858.
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Paddy-Carr, Creek Interpreter (Paddy Carr):  Indian Tribes plate

Paddy-Carr, Creek Interpreter (Paddy Carr): Indian Tribes plate

by McKenney and Hall

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Early Edition
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Philadelphia: Rice, Rutter & Co, 1860. Early Edition. Fine. Hand-colored lithograph from an early octavo edition of McKenney and Hall's "History of the Indian Tribes of North America". Image size approximately 7 by 10 inches, matted in an 11 x 14 inch mat. A fine copy with vibrant colors. Octavo editions published by Rice, Rutter & Co. were issued between 1865 and 1870.
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Padlocks and Girdles of Chastity: An historical and descriptive notice
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Padlocks and Girdles of Chastity: An historical and descriptive notice

by (Bonneau, Alcide)

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Used - Fine
Edition
First edition in English
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Hardcover
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Paris: Isidore Lideux, 1892. First edition in English. Hardcover. Fine. First edition in English, later furtively reprinted. 5 text illustrations. Includes Freydier's Speech Against Their Use. Contemporary three quarter morocco, spine in 6 compartments, gilt; t.e.g. A fine copy of an extremely interesting historical and descriptive account of Girdles of Virginity and their use among the Greeks, Romans and other nations. Translated from the French.
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Padre Kino Portfolio with Original Art
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Padre Kino Portfolio with Original Art

by DeGrazia

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Edition
First edition
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Hardcover
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Tucson: DeGrazia Studios, 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Elephant folio. Twenty large 18 by 22 inch full color lithographs depicting the memorable events in the life of the popular, talented and heroic Eusebio Kino, SJ, sometimes called the most eminent and beloved Southwest pioneer. The images vary in size on the pages. Housed in a cream-colored cloth portfolio with the author and title printed on the upper board; the whole in the publisher's slipcase in matching cloth and with the author's name printed on the upper board. There is a four page description of the same size as the prints, with entries by Raymond Carlson of Arizona Highways; Carl Schaeffer Dentzel of the Southwest Museum; Thomas Hart Benton, Artists; and Ross Santee, Artist. The rear page contains an original full color illustration by DeGrazia captioned "Midnight Sketch Tucson Arizona USA 1962 3AM" and signed thereunder. In fine condition. Included in this collection are: "Raiding Indians Steal… Read more
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Pages From the Gutenberg Bible of 42 Lines
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Pages From the Gutenberg Bible of 42 Lines

by Fuhrmann, Otto W., ed

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First edition
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Hardcover
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New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. [6]pp, followed by 25 full page facsimiles from the Gutenberg Bible at the General Theological Seminary, New York, and published in commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the invention of printing. One of 2000 copies. Paper over boards, gilt. A fine copy. Laid in is a letter from 1944 from L. M. Stark of the NY Public Library discussing the census of the Gutenberg Bibles in the US at that time as well as two recent sales.
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Palingenesien: Jean Paul's Fata und Wercke vor und in Nurnberg

Palingenesien: Jean Paul's Fata und Wercke vor und in Nurnberg

by Paul, Jean (Johann Paul Friederich Richter)

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Used - Very good
Edition
First edition
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Hardcover
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Leipzig & Gera: Wilhelm Heinsius, 1798. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. 2 volumes. Small 8vo. lxviii,271(i); viii,342,(ii)pp. Early, probably original, speckled paper over boards, small lettering label, gilt. Light wear to the edges and hinges, else a very good copy. Text in German.
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Panoramic Representation of the Queen's Royal Progress Through the City of London,on the 9th...
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Panoramic Representation of the Queen's Royal Progress Through the City of London,on the 9th of November, 1837

by (Panorama)

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Used - Very good
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First edition
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Hardcover
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London: Joseph Robins, 1838. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Oblong 8vo (5 by 6 inches, but extending to nearly 10 feet when opened). Green cloth boards printed in black and gilt, endpapers in non-pareil design. A very good copy showing only light wear, and protected in a custom clamshell case. This panorama consists of engravings entirely hand-colored, and shows every portion of the Royal and Civic Procession, as well as the whole line of streets from Temple Bar to Guildhall, with their decorations, booths of the City Companies, Christ's Hospital, etc. Each carriage is identified by a caption in the lower margin. Victoria became Queen in June of 1827. This grand procession was her first royal visit to the City of London.
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Papago Christmas
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Papago Christmas

by (Peccary Press) Bonaventure Nite, OFM

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Used - Fine
Edition
Limited edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Tucson: Peccary Press, 1980. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. 12mo, 3½ by 4½ inches. Unpaginated. Orange cloth printed in a lighter shade. Finely printed letterpress on Mohawk Superfine paper. Bound by hand fore the Friends of the Peccary Press, Christmas, 1980. The story by Fr. Nite was first published in The Way magazine and was finely reprinted here by permission. The limitation is not noted. A fine copy.
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Papermaking as an Artistic Craft
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Papermaking as an Artistic Craft

by Mason, John

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Used - Stiff card wraps
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Paperback
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Leicester: Twelve by Eight, 1963. Fine. Stiff card wraps. Foreward by Dard Hunter. (96)pp. White cloth stiff wrapprs, gilt spine title, gilt vignettes on the upper board. Portrait frontispiece. Nine paper specimens tipped-in, two of them printed letterpress. Trace of soil else a fine copy. Signed by the author on the frontispiece.
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Papermaking at the Hayle Mill 1808-1987
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Papermaking at the Hayle Mill 1808-1987

by Green, Maureen

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Used - Fine
Edition
First edition
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Paperback
ISBN 13
9780979283413
ISBN 10
0979283418
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Newwark, VT: The Janus Press, 2008. First edition. Softcover. Fine. Limited edition, one of 200 copies finely printed letterpress on Finale, the final paper made at the Hayle Mill, this being number 110. The book is bound longstitch through a vellum spine with covers of Barcham Green Nefertiti. In the publisher's clamshell case along with the folding map of the Loose Valley as it was in 1856 with its paper mills, a portfolio of 19 vintage photographs showing the mill and various papermaking operations, and a final portfolio of 12 papers made at the mill. A fine exemplar. Actually from the collection of Mel Kavin, but you will have to take our word for that as he did not mark it in any way.
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Papyro-Plastics, Or the Art of Modelling in Paper; Being an Instructive Amusement for Your...
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Papyro-Plastics, Or the Art of Modelling in Paper; Being an Instructive Amusement for Your Persons of Both Sexes

by Boileau, D.

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London: Printed for T. and T. Booney, 1830. Hardcover. Very good. 12mo: approximately 4¾ v 5½ inches. Publisher's rose-colored paper over boards, the upper bard with an engraved pasteon showing title and useful tools. xiii,(2),102pp followed by 2pp of publisher's ads and then 22 engraved plates, some of which are folding. Handcolored frontispiece. The Third edition, from the German. Ex-Grolier Club, with its bookplate on the front pastedown and 'Sold' printed through it, Hinges and edges worn, board paper somewhat rubbed and faded, else this is a very good copy.
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Parenthesis: Newsletter (Journal) of the Fine Press Book Association: 9 issues
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Parenthesis: Newsletter (Journal) of the Fine Press Book Association: 9 issues

by (Fine Press)

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Paperback
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var: Fine Press Book Association, 2007. Wraps. Very good. Seven issues of this delightful journal: Nos. 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 13. Generally very good to fine condition.
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The Parliamentary Representation of the English Boroughs During the Middle Ages (Pollard's Copy)
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The Parliamentary Representation of the English Boroughs During the Middle Ages (Pollard's Copy)

by McKisack, May

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Used - Very good
Edition
First edition
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Hardcover
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London: Oxford University Press, 1932. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo. xii, 180pp. Publisher's maroon cloth, gilt spine titles. Index. pine lightly and evenly sunned; some occasional staiinng; but a very good coy. Historian A. E. Pollard's copy with his signature on the front pastedown (followed by a later ownership signature), and occasional marginalia presumably in Pollard's hand. 'Times' review of this book pasted onto the front pastedown.
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Partenopex de Blois, A Romance, In Four Cantos; Freely Translated from the French of M. Le Grand
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Partenopex de Blois, A Romance, In Four Cantos; Freely Translated from the French of M. Le Grand

by Rose, William Stewart, trans.

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Edition
First edition in English
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Hardcover
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London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1807. First edition in English. Hardcover. Very good. 4to. vii,(i),225,(i)pp. Contemporary half leather; spine in 6 compartments with raised bands; ornately gilt; marbled paper boards; all edges gilt. Illustrated with engravings from designs by Richard Smirke. Foxed; boards rubbed; else a very good copy. Bullfinch reports that the beautiful and highly finished romance of Partenopex de Blois was written in the Catalonian dialect in the thirteenth century, and printed at Tarragona in 1488. Rose, however, argues the French origin of the work in h is preface.
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Paseo por Europa, O Escenas Instructivas y Pintorescas Proprias para Dar Conocimiento a los...
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Paseo por Europa, O Escenas Instructivas y Pintorescas Proprias para Dar Conocimiento a los Jovenes ...

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Used - Good
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First edition
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Hardcover
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Paris: Pillet Aine, 1838. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 240pp. Contemporary full marbled sheep. Spine tooled in gilt. Marbled endpapers. Neat ownership name on the half-title. The final three pages constitute the publisher's catalogue. Edges well worn as is the text block, but still a good copy. The guide takes the reader from France through the Scandinavian countries, Russia, Turkey, Italy, Swizerland, across the German countries, the Low Countries, British Isles, Portugal and ends in Spain. Rare. OCLC finds only one record. In Spanish.
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Pastor Sange, Being the Norwegian Drama Over Aevne
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Pastor Sange, Being the Norwegian Drama Over Aevne

by Bjornson, Bjornstjerne

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Used - Good
Edition
First edition
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Hardcover
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London: Longmans, Green & Co, 1893. First edition. Hardcover. Good. Aubrey Beardsley. 12mo. Tan buckram printed in black. Top edge gilt. Title page printed in red and black. Frontispiece by Aubrey Beardsley, Cloth somewhat darkened, particularly on the spine, lacks a bit of the upper spine tip, closed inch split at the upper hinge of the cloth, else bin ding is in good shape. The text block is in very good condition.
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The Patent-Leather Thumping Shoes
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The Patent-Leather Thumping Shoes

by Hooper, Lucille L.

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  • fine
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Used - Fine
Edition
First edition, first printing
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Hardcover
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Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Printers, Ltd, 1955. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. Illustrated by Ernest Norling.. 8vo. 220pp. Blue cloth printed in blue on the spine and upper board. Illustrated endpapers. Black and white full page illustrations. A fine copy. The dustwrapper is not price-clipped and shows the original $3.50 price. A little roughness along the top and at the folds else in near fine condition. Signed by the author on the half-title. Joe, the big brown bear, come out of hibernation just in time to help his friend Cottontail whose new thumping shoes have been stled by a coyote named Scalawag.
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Paxton's Magazine of Botany and Register of Flowering Plants: Volume the Fifth

Paxton's Magazine of Botany and Register of Flowering Plants: Volume the Fifth

by Paxton, Joseph

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Used - Very good
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
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London: W. S. Orr & Co, 1838. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo. xii, 280pp. Contemporary half leather; spine gilt with titles and floral ornaments; marbles paper boards. With 49 engraved plates. 4 plates are or garden designs or ornaments; three of them are colored and all are moderately foxed. The remaininng plates are all of flowers, all are hand colored and two are folding plates. Many orchid species are represented. Most of the plates are in fine, unfoxed condition; in the few where there is foxing present, it is only a light spot or two and marginal. The tissue guard of one plate has partially stuck to the plate and the guard has torn; it can probably be removed without damage. THe binding is moderately worn but still presentable.
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Peking, North China, South Manchuria, and Korea
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Peking, North China, South Manchuria, and Korea

by Cook, Thomas

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  • hardcover
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Used - Very good
Binding
Hardcover
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n.p.: Thos. Cook & Son, 1924. Hardcover. Very good. The Fifth edition. 8vo. 141pp. plus ads. Green cloth printed in black on the upper board. Printed endpapers. With three fold-out maps. One map (Peking) has a short separation at one of the folds (no loss) else the maps are in fine condition. Traces of wear to the edges, a pencil erasure on p. 72, slightly loose in binding else this is a very good copy.
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