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[Autograph Letter, Signed "Mark," to Richard Watson Gilder]

[Autograph Letter, Signed "Mark," to Richard Watson Gilder] by Clemens, Samuel L

Kaltenleutgeben, near Vienna., 1898. 3 1/3 pages, in ink, on rectos and versos of two octavo lettersheets. Modest tanning, old ...

$4,750.00
FINNEGANS WAKE

FINNEGANS WAKE by Joyce, James

New York: Viking, 1939. Large octavo. Gilt cloth. Distinctive, and somewhat large, pictorial bookplate on pastedown, light dust...

$1,750.00
AMERICA

AMERICA'S NATIONAL GAME HISTORIC FACTS CONCERNING THE BEGINNING EVOLUTION, DEVELOPMENT AND POPULARITY OF BASE BALL WITH PERSONAL REMINISCENCES OF ITS VICISSITUDES, ITS VICTORIES AND ITS VOTARIES by [Baseball]: Spalding, A.G

New York: American Sports Publishing Company, 1911. xix,[1],[1]-542pp. Thick octavo. Bright blue ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt...

$2,750.00
NEIGHBOURS

NEIGHBOURS by Kipling, Rudyard

Garden City: Doubleday, 1932. Cream wrappers, printed in green. About fine. First edition of this poem. One of 75 copies printe...

$150.00
[Title in Greek] ... EURIPIDIS TRAGŒDIÆ SEPTENDECIM, EX QUIB QUÆDAM HABENT COMMENTARIA ...

[Title in Greek] ... EURIPIDIS TRAGŒDIÆ SEPTENDECIM, EX QUIB QUÆDAM HABENT COMMENTARIA ... by Euripides

Venetiis: Apvd Aldvm, 1503. Two volumes bound in one. [268;190] leaves. Thick octavo (165 x 98 mm). Full red morocco, spine hea...

$40,000.00
THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD:  A TALE.  SUPPOSED TO BE WRITTEN BY HIMSELF

THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD: A TALE. SUPPOSED TO BE WRITTEN BY HIMSELF by [Goldsmith, Oliver]

Salisbury: Printed by B. Collins, for F. Newbery, 1766. Two volumes. [4],214,[2 (blank)];[2],223,[1]pp. 12mo. Contemporary calf...

$5,850.00
WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG [ with:] WINNIE-THE- POOH [with:] NOW WE ARE SIX [with:] THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER

WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG [ with:] WINNIE-THE- POOH [with:] NOW WE ARE SIX [with:] THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER by Milne, A.A

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1928. Four volumes. Gilt decorated cloth, t.e.g. Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard. First trade edit...

$12,500.00
DISCOVERIES; A VOLUME OF ESSAYS

DISCOVERIES; A VOLUME OF ESSAYS by Yeats, William Butler

Dundrum: Dun Emer Press, 1907. Linen-backed boards. Woodcut pressmark ("Charging Unicorn) by Robert Gregory (its first use). Co...

$125,000.00
[Title in Greek:] SOPHOCLIS TRAGAEDIAE SEPTEM CVM COMMENTARIIS

[Title in Greek:] SOPHOCLIS TRAGAEDIAE SEPTEM CVM COMMENTARIIS by Sophocles

[Venetiis: in Aldi Romani Academia mense, 1502. [196] leaves. Octavo. Full 19th century straight grain red morocco, elaborately...

$30,000.00
PLAIN TALES FROM THE HILLS

PLAIN TALES FROM THE HILLS by Kipling, Rudyard

Calcutta & London: Thacker, Spink and Co. / W. Thacker and Co, 1888. xii,283,[1],xxxiipp. Olive green cloth, spine lettered in ...

$850.00
THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER

THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER by Potter, Beatrix

[London: Privately Printed for the Author], 1902. 12mo. Original pictorial pink boards. Color frontispiece and plates by the au...

$7,500.00
A COLLECTION OF ENGLISH PROVERBS DIGESTED INTO A CONVENIENT METHOD FOR THE SPEEDY FINDING ANY ONE UPON OCCASION; WITH SHORT ANNOTATIONS ...

A COLLECTION OF ENGLISH PROVERBS DIGESTED INTO A CONVENIENT METHOD FOR THE SPEEDY FINDING ANY ONE UPON OCCASION; WITH SHORT ANNOTATIONS ... by [Ray, John]: R., J

Cambridge: Printed by John Hayes, 1670. [8],296pp. Octavo. Modern three quarter tan calf and marbled boards. Some occasional li...

$1,250.00
JANICE MEREDITH  A STORY OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION ...

JANICE MEREDITH A STORY OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION ... by Ford, Paul Leicester

New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1899. Pictorial cloth. Portrait frontis. Small bookplate on front pastedown, top edge a trace dust ...

$400.00
THE JAPANESE PRINT  AN INTERPRETATION

THE JAPANESE PRINT AN INTERPRETATION by Wright, Frank Lloyd

Chicago: The Ralph Fletcher Seymour Co., 1912. Tan Japanese paper over boards, lettered in dark blue, with abstract Crane devic...

$5,850.00



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