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Uncle Tom's Cabin: or, Life Among The Lowly by Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Boston: John P. Jewett & Company, 1852. First Edition . First Printing, First Issue Both small octavo volumes of this two volume set are in very good+ condition which have been rebacked with new end sheets preserving the original light brown cloth c...

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$4,000.00


A Tale Of Two Cities by Dickens, Charles

London: Chapman & Hall, 1859. First Edition. First Issue Professionally re-backed preserving much of the original back strip and the blind embossed, red cloth covered boards with new end sheets. An octavo of 8 3/4 by 5 1/2 inches. Overall in very g...

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$5,750.00


Original Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition 1804-1806 by Thwaites, Reuben Gold

New York: Arno Press, 1969. Arno Press Edition of 1969. An eight volume set all of which are in fine condition with minor dust staining to the top edges of the text blocks. Seven volumes are in dark green cloth covered boards with gilt text and decorati...

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$550.00


Tanglewood Tales, For Girls and Boys; Being A Second Wonder-Book by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Boston: Ticknor, Reed, And Fields, 1853. First Edition. First Printing Very good+ in original green, ribbed cloth covered boards with gilt text and gilt decorations on the spine and decorated embossed front and rear boards. At the front of the book is t...

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$1,000.00


Walden; Or, Life In The Woods by Thoreau, Henry D

Boston: Ticknor And Fields, 1854. First Edition. First Printing Very good+ in its original vertically ribbed, brown cloth with blind embossing on both boards and blind embossed bands on the spine which is also decorated with gilt lettering. A 12mo of 7 ...

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$9,500.00


The Posthumous Papers Of The Pickwick Club by Dickens, Charles

London: Chapman and Hall, 1837. First Edition. First printing Very good in a fine more recent 3/4, dark green leather and light green cloth covered boards with gilt rules at the edges of the leather and with five raised bands on the spine with gilt gilt ...

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$750.00


Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade) by Twain, Mark [Samuel L. Clemens]

New York: Charles L. Webster And Company, 1885. First Edition. First Printing Very good+ in the publisher's original decorated green cloth covered boards with a gilt on black title block and gilt text on the spine and gilt and black decorations and ...

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$3,250.00


The Man Without A Country by [Hale, Edward Everett]

Boston: Ticknor And Fields, 1863. First Edition. First Printing Very good in original, printed, thin paper wraps over an adhesive and stab sewn binding. A small quarto of 9 3/4 by 6 3/8 inches with the front cover secured with older adhesive tape to th...

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$1,150.00


A Yankee In Canada With Anti-Slavery And Reform Papers by Thoreau, Henry D

Boston: Ticknor And Fields, 1866. First Edition. Very near fine with an expertly rebacked spine with the original back strip laid-down with all of the original gilt text. The boards are covered with the original, wavy brown cloth with blind embossed bo...

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$1,000.00


The Scarlet Letter, A Romance by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Boston: Ticknor, Reed and Fields, 1850. First Edition. First Issue Very good+ in its original, blind stamped, brown cloth covered boards with bright gilt text stamping on the spine . A 12mo of 7 1/8 by 4 1/2 inches with the cloth at the head and heel of...

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$3,000.00


The Pictorial Field-Book Of The Revolution; or, Illustrations, By Pen And Pencil, Of The History, Biography, Scenery, Relics, And Traditions Of The War For Independence by Lossing, Benson J

New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1851 & 1852. First Edition. Both volumes of this two volume set are in very good+ condition in full dark blue, pebbled leather covered boards with five raised bands on the spines with gilt text and tool wo...

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$1,200.00


Exploration And Survey Of The Valley Of The Great Salt Lake of Utah, Including A Reconnoissance OF a New Route Through The Rocky Mountains Senate Special Session, March 1851, Executive No. 3. by Stansbury, Howard

Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo & Co., 1852. First Edition. Very good+ 3/4 leather and marbled paper covered boards with leather replacement of back strip which with a gilt. An octavo measuring 9" by 6" with three prior owner's book ...

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$600.00


Color Standards and Color Nomenclature by Ridgway, Robert

Washington, D.C.: Published by the author, 1912. Second Revised and Expanded Edition. Very good+ in its original dark green cloth covered boards with gilt text on the front board with the gilt text on the spine which is bright and clean. The cloth at th...

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$1,500.00


Prayer Book Of King Edward VII The Book Of Common Prayer, And Administration Of The Sacraments & Other Rites & Ceremonies Of The Church

London: Essex House, Eyre & Spottiswoode and printed at the Guild of Handicraft, 1904. Near fine 1/4 leather and beveled, oak wood boards with five raised bands on the spine with gilt text in one compartment. A folio measuring 14 by 10 1/2 inches wit...

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$1,200.00


Memorable American Speeches II Democracy and Nationality by Cheney, John Vance (Editor)

Chicago: The Lakeside Press, 1908. First thus. Very near fine in dark green cloth covered boards with a gilt border and logo on the front board and gilt text gilt text on the spine. The top edge of the text block is gilt. The cloth at the head and heel...

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$1,000.00


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