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Die geuerlicheiten und einsteils der geschichten des loblichen streytparen und hochberümbten helds und Ritters herr Tewrdannckhs by [PFINTZING, Melchior] [1481-1535]

[Colophon on A8v:] Nuremberg: Johann Schönsperger, [1517]., 1517. folio. 353 x 248 mm. [ff. 290, incl. blank P5]. xylographic title. 118 large woodcuts in the text. A very nice tall copy bound in 19th century antique-style blind-stamped morocco by Clarke…

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[One Hundred Chrysanthemums] by HASEGAWA, Keika

Kyoto: Tanaka Jihei & Yamada Naosaburo, July & December 1893., 1893. 2 Volumes. small folio. [ff. 27; ff. 27]. text in Japanese. calligraphy by Yusaku. 50 colour woodblock prints of chrysanthemums by Hasegawa (4 double-page, some with added hand-colour).…

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Incidents Of Travel In Central America, Chiapas, And Yucatan by STEPHENS, John L[loyd] [1805-1852]

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1841. First Edition. Stephens was appointed to a confidential American diplomatic mission to Central America in 1839. This popular travelogue describes events connected with the mission and Stephens' extensive travels in Guat…

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Beaux-Arts Des Modes. Modèles Originaux 1925 by ATELIER BACHROITZ

[Paris]: 1925. folio. 40 x 30 cm. pp. 4. 60 pochoirs of women’s dresses and coats. original wrs. (worn)…

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Beaux-Arts Des Modes. Modèles Originaux Hiver 1927 by ATELIER BACHROITZ

[Paris]: 1927. 39 x 29 cm. folio. [pp. 4]. 53 (of 64) pochoirs of women’s coats & dresses. original wrs. (worn, spine ends chipped)…

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Histoire Du Canada Depuis Sa Découverte Jusqu’à Nos Jours…Troisième Édition Revue Et Corrigée by GARNEAU, François Xavier [1809-1866]

Quebec: P. Lamoureux, 1859. Third Revised Edition of a “French-Canadian classic”. “In writing the history of the colony, Garneau looked beyond the civil, military, and religious leaders to base his work on the men and women who had pioneer…

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Christopher Pratt by PRATT, Christopher; David SILCOX & Meriké WEILER

[Toronto]: Quintus Press, [1981]. oblong, folio. pp. 209. 81 hand-tipped colour & b/w plates. Original signed silkscreen print 'Labrador Sea' by Christopher Pratt limited to 93 copies loosely laid in. Signed by Christopher Pratt, David Silcox …

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The Bible in Miniature, or a Concise History of the Old and New Testaments by BIBLE. ENGLISH

London: Printed for E[lizabeth] Newbery, 1780. Bondy p. 34. 4.3 x 3.2 cm. 2 engraved titles & 14 engraved plates. A fine copy in original gilt-tooled red morocco, gilt back, all edges gilt, central green morocco onlay on both covers with gilt holy cypher…

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Travels In The Interior Of Southern Africa by BURCHELL, William John [1781-1863]

London: Printed For Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, And Brown, 1822-24. First edition. "The most valuable and accurate work on South Africa published up to the first quarter of the nineteenth century, and embracing a description of a large part of the Cape C…

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Pomponius Mela. Iulius Solinus. Itinerarium Antonini Aug. Vibius Sequester. P. Victor de regionibus urbis Romae. Dionysius Afer de situ orbi, Prisciano Interpret by MELA, Pomponius Et Al

Colophon on G2r: [Venice: In Aedibus Aldi, Et Andreae Soceri, October 1518]., 1518. 8vo. ff. 233, [3]. complete with the 2 blanks, B8 & G3. Aldine woodcut device on title & verso of last leaf. 19th century paneled calf. armorial bookplate of Henry…

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The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments by BIBLE. ENGLISH

Oxford: Printed by John Baskett, 1736-35., 1736. 2 Volumes in 1. undated engraved title by J.Sturt with imprint of Richard Ware. with Apocrypha & index. contemporary dark red morocco, wide gilt tooled borders on covers incorporating crown & sceptre orname…

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My Pretty Pony by KRUGER, Barbara (Artist) & Stephen King (Text)

New York: Library Fellows of the Whitney Museum of American Art, [1988]. First Edition, Limited to 250 copies (+ 30 Authorís copies) on Rives, signed by Kruger and King. This is the sixth of the Artists and Writers Series published by the Library Fellow…

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The Home Of The Blizzard: Being The Story of The Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-1914 by MAWSON, Sir Douglas [1882-1958]

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company…, [1915]. First American Edition of this gripping account of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition of 1911-14 led by Sir Douglas Mawson to King George V Land and Adelie Land, the almost entirely unexplored section …

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The Actis And Constitutiounis of the Realme of Scotland maid in Parliamentis haldin be the rycht excellent, hie and mychtie princeis Kingis Iames the First, Secund, thrid, Feird, Fyft, and in tyme of Marie now Quene of Scottis, viseit, correctit, and extr by SCOTLAND. LAWS & STATUTES

[Edinburgh: Robert Lekpreuik, 28 November, 1566., 1566. folio. ff. [14], ii-cxxii, cxxiiii-cxlv, [1], cxlvi-clviii, [2], clix-clxviii, [2], clxix-clxxxii. lacking initial blank & blank c4. woodcut title. woodcut initials. black letter. 19th century ru…

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Silva: Or, A Discourse Of Forest-Trees, And The Propagation of Timber in his Majesty's Dominions.Together With An Historical Account of the Sacredness and Use of Standing Groves.With Notes by A.Hunter, M.D. F.R.S by EVELYN, John [1620-1706]

York: Printed by A.Ward for J.Dodsley, T.Cadell., 1776., 1776. 4to. pp. 27 p.l. (incl. list of subscribers), 649, [9]index. engraved frontis. portrait of Evelyn by Bartolozzi, 40 engraved plates (1 folding), most drawn & engraved by John Miller (Johan…

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