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The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge. 16 Volumes Plus Index by Edited By George Ripley and Charles A. Dana

New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1873. First edition, published 1873-76, with index published in 1878. Complete in sixteen volumes plus index. Very attractive set in three quarter saddle tan calf leather over marbled boards, slightly raised spine ba...

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The Art of Cookery Made Plain and Easy; Excelling Any Thing of the Kind Ever Yet Published by Glasse, Mrs. [Hannah]

Alexandria [Virginia]: Cottom and Stewart, 1812. Published 1812. Rough but complete copy of this hard-to-find work on cooking and food and menu selection, also a scarce pre-Civil War Virginia imprint. Unfortunately this copy does indeed appear to have b...

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The Life of George Washington, Late President and Commander in Chief of the Armies of the United States of America... by Corry, John

Philadelphia and Baltimore: H. & P. Rice, and James Rice; Printed By Joseph Charless, 1801. First US edition, 1801, preceding the 1807 purported first American edition listed in Sabin 16915. Rough copy without covers and without the probable frontis ...

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Picturesque Europe: A Delineation By Pen and Pencil of The Natural Features and the Picturesque and Historical Places of Great Britain and the Continent. Three Volumes by Taylor, Bayard

New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1875. First edition of this three volume set bound in publisher's three quarter green morocco leather over green pebbled cloth, gilt decorative cover lettering, slightly raised spine bands with gilt lettering, comp...

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Plauti Comoediae Viginti Nuper Recognitae et Acri Iudico Nicolai Angelii Diligentissime Excusae by Plauti [Plautus, Titus Maccius]

Iunta [Junta]: Florence, Italy, 1522. In Latin. Thick volume in eighteenth century binding, quarter green calf ;eatjer over marbled boards, gilt spine lettering and decoration, 16 cm tall, (16), 776, (1) pages (388 numbered pages, with only the right-hand...

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Beyond the Snow; Being a History of Trim's Adventures in Nordlichtschein. by Reed, P. Fishe (Peter Fishe)

Chicago: Lakeside Press, 1873. First edition. signed by the author along with a personalized inscription to Parker Pillsbury, dated April 14, 1875. Scarce Victorian era lost world fantasy by this Chicago author and artist - the story of a lost race of sp...

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The Pooh Cook Book by Ellison, Virginia H. Inspired By A. A. Milne. Illustrated By Ernest H. Shepard

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1969. First edition, 1969. Very good in good dustjacket. Tan cloth lettered and decorated in black and white, color illustrated dustjacket. The book has a firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected d...

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Rand, McNally & Co.'s Business Atlas. Containing Large Scale Maps of Each State and Territory of the United States...; And a Ready Reference Index Showing...Entire Railroad System of North America by Rand McNally

Chicago: Rand McNally & Co, 1878. First edition, 1878. Externally worn but internally very good. Includes maps of all US states and territories at the time, plus the Canadian maritime provinces. Maps are printed in black and white and most with an add...

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The New and Complete American Encyclopeaedia [Encyclopedia]: Or Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences; on an Improved Plan: In Which The Respective Sciences are Arranged Into Complete Systems, and the Arts Digested Into Distinct Treatises.. 7 Volumes by Low, John (1763-1809) and E. Low

New York: John Low (later, E. Low), 1805. First American edition. Attractive early American encyclopedia, begun in 1805 by John Low and completed after his death by E. Low, with volumes dated 1805 through 1811. The title page states that the set was to ...

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Where the Wild Things Are by Sendak, Maurice

New York: Penguin Books - Picture Puffins, 1970. 1970 Picture Puffins edition, pre-ISBN, signed by Sendak below the printing on the half-title. Oblong softcover with some rubing to the extremities, binding sound, very modest foxing to the inner covers, pa...

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P. Terentius Afer Cum Commentariis Aelii Donati, Guidonis Iuuenalis Cenomani, Petri Marsi in Omnes Fabulas, Io. Calphurnij Brixiensis in Heautontimorumenon [Comoedias] by P. Terentius Afer [Publius Terentius Afer] [Terence] [Comoedias]

Venetiis: Apud Ioan Gryphium, 1580. Includes the plays: Andria; Eunuchus; Heautontimoreumenon; Adelphia; Hecyra; Phormio; with significant commentary. Includes inhabited woodcut initials throughout, some additional small woodcuts, and a printer's dev...

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When We Were Very Young by Milne, A. A

New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1924. Third printing, 1924, same year as the first. Red cloth lettered and decorated in gilt, no dustjacket. Light rubbing to the extremities, just a touch of barely noticeable finger soil to the cover, gilt somewhat dull...

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Icones Biblicae Veteris et Novi Testamenti. Figuren Biblischer Historien Alten Und Neuen Testaments by Kusel, Melchior. Bible Engravings

Augustano - Nurnberg: Melchior Kusel - Johann Leonhard Buggel, 1679. First edition [1679-80]. In German. Imperfect copy with an interesting provenance. Book of beautifully produced engravings of scenes from the Old and New Testaments, previously owned b...

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Tige - His Story by Outcault, R. F

New York: Frederick A Stokes, 1905. Published September 1905. Humorous narrative about Buster Brown's dog illustrated by the author. Tan pictorial cloth printed in dark brown and yellow, about 10.25 inches tall. Light rubbing to the extremities, trans...

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All the Funny Folks: The Wonder Tale of How the Comic-Strip Characters Live and Love Behind the Scenes by Comic Artists of The World Today

New York: The World Today, Inc., 1926. First edition, 1926. Ever wonder what comic characters do in their spare time and real lives? Here's how they lived in the 1920s - Jiggs, Dinty Moore, Krazy Kat, Pa Perkins, Barney Google, Der Captain, Fritz and ...

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