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L'Art Du Cuisinier, Tome Premier by Beauvilliers, Antoine

Chez Pilet, 1816 Second issue with author's widow's signature, handwritten 6 over date and AB blind stamp on title page. First volume only. Quarter leather binding with raised bands on spine. Three foldouts in rear of volume intact. Hinges cracked...

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$500.00


Burne Hogarth's The Golden Age of Tarzan, 1939-1942 by Hogarth, Burne;Burroughs, Edgar Rice;Hodes, Robert M

Chelsea House Publishers, 1977 Limited edition, signed by Hogarth. This is #63 out of 2000. Includes pull out poster also signed & numbered by Hogarth (#63). In slipcase. Slipcase has edge wear, scratches, scuffs, rubbed/bumped corners. Boards have ed...

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$550.00


Edgar Rice Burroughs Library of Illustration. 3 Volumes Limited Edition in Slip Case by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Russ Cochran, 1984 #591 of 2000. Three volumes in slipcase. Slipcase has edge wear, minor scratches, minor scuffs, rubbed corners. Cloth boards have edge wear, rubbed corners/spine. Nice set.. Limited. Cloth. Very Good. Book. ...

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$750.00


The Works of Publius Virgilius Maro: Translated, Adorned with Sculpture, and illustrated with Annotations by Virgil; Maro, Publius Virgilius; Ogilby, John

Thomas Warren, 1654 1654 folio edition with illustrations by Francis Cleyn, engraved by Wenceslaus Hollar and Pierre Lombard. 102 copper plates. Title page has 'adornd' without apostrophe. Initial illustration on 'The Life of Publius Virgilius...

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$5,000.00


Air Combat Legends: v. 2 [Aces Edition Remarque] by Trudgian, Nicolas

U.S.A.: Spellmount Publishers Ltd, 2002 Limited edition, #17 of 50. This is the aces edition remarque, with a signed/number print by Trudgian opposite the title page and four prints signed by both Trudgian and the pilot: Duel in the Desert, Eagle Attack, ...

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$500.00


Pierre-Jean de Béranger: Chansons Original Handwritten Working Manuscript by Béranger, Pierre-Jean de

1827 This is a one of a kind original handwritten working manuscript by the famous French chansonnier, Pierre-Jean de Béranger. These chansons are dated 1827 and were subsequently published in his fourth collection of chansons, the one which precip...

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$12,000.00


Le Theatre Moral de la Vie Humaine Representee en Plus de Cent Tableaux Divers Tirez de Poete Horace par le Sieur Otho Venius Et Expliquez en Autant de Discours Moraux par le Sieur de Gomberville. Avec la Table Du Philosphe Cebes by Horace; Gomberville, Marin le Roy de

Bruxelles : François Foppens, 1672 Once owned by Sir Thomas Wardle with bookplate inside front board. 104 fine copperplates (brilliant impressions), full-page portrait, vignettes, and elaborate woodcut initials. Folio. Old polished calf boards rich...

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$1,500.00


A common apologie of the Church of England against the vniust challenges of the ouer-iust sect, commonly called Brownists. Wherein the grounds and defences, of the separation are largely discussed: occasioned, by a late pamphlet published under the Name by Hall, Joseph

London: William Stansby for Henry Fetherstone, 1617 Full title: 'A common apologie of the Church of England against the uniust challenges of the ouer-iust sect, commonly called Brownists. Wherein the grounds and defences, of the separation are largely...

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$1,200.00


The Ox-Bow Incident by Clark, Walter Van Tilburg

New York: Random House, 1940 This is a fifth-printing of the book which was later made into the film starring Henry Fonda, Harry Morgan, and Anthony Quinn, directed by William A. Wellman. It is inscribed to Stanley A. Maxson and signed by Walter V. T. Cla...

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$1,000.00


Oeuvres De P. Corneille. 10 Volume Set. by Corneille, Pierre

Paris: Chez Nyon, 1758 Ten volumes, complete. Marbled calf leather with marbled end papers. Leather hinges cracking or starting (all boards still attached). Leather has edge wear, scratches, scuffs, spines slightly chipped, rubbed corners/spine. Owner'...

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$300.00


Tables Requisite to be Used with the Nautical Ephemeris, for Finding the Latitude & Longitude at Sea by Garnett, John

T. And J. Swords, 1806 Contemporaneous notes on free end pages and inside rear cover. Initials R.T. stamped on leather spine. Marbled boards have small chips, edge wear, scuffs, worn through to boards, slightly stained. Leather spine has scuffs, scratches...

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$1,500.00


James Hatfield and the Beauty of Buttermere: A Story of Modern Times. Three Volumes by Carrington, Edmund

London: Henry Colburn, 1841 Three volumes. Three-quarter leather over marbled boards with raised bands and gilt on spine. Six engravings by Robert Cruikshank. Boards have edge wear, scratches, scuffs, rubbed corners/spine. Bindings tight. Small bookstore ...

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$1,000.00


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