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VIES DES SAINTS- Pour Tous Les Jours De L'Annee
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VIES DES SAINTS- Pour Tous Les Jours De L'Annee

by M. L'Abbe L. Jaud

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Tours: Maison Alfred Mame et Fils, 1928. VIES DES SAINTS- 'Pour Tous Les Jours De L'Annee'- Serie 21- No.2123- par M. L'Abbe L. Jaud- Nouvelle Edition- Tours-Maison Alfred Mame et Fils- Tours- "Nihil Obstat- 26 septembre 1928- Imprime-27 septembre 1928.-(1929)- Hardcover:-4to- VG/ no dj as issued- A fine binding of original red cloth with gilt tiles and gilt and black motif- Scarce edition!- light rubs but sqaure and tight- Text in French. Illustrated with 365 Rahoult engravings taken from drawings by (Roger Broders).-384pp are clean, no tears or writing- top of pages are gilt edged-SEE PHOTOS- "bibliotheque des familles" [Avec une pratique de piété pour chaque jour. Nouvelle édition. Tours, Mame, (etwa 1910). 4to. 384 S. m. 365 xylograph. Illustr. nach Rahoult.Roter Hldrbd m. Rückenvergoldung, Papier gebräunt). 365- Heiligenviten von Abraham bis Zite.-Condition-good-good+ -1200gr.-One library holding-incolrrectly identified by World Cat… Read More
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HOOPER, CLARKE and Co.- Salesman's Sample Dummy
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HOOPER, CLARKE and Co.- Salesman's Sample Dummy

by N/A

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1st Edition
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New York/Chicago: Hooper, Clarke and Co., 1870. HOOPER, CLARKE and Co.- Salesman's Sample Dummy- Hooper, Clarke and Co.-New York/Chicago c1870- 1st Edition- Hardcover;-12mo-VG++/ no dj as issued- 1/2black leather and green cloth- rubbed at spine and extremities but tight and clean- top page edges are gilt- Contents: Frontis of Dickens + title-Complete Works of Charles Dickens (Little Dorrit)-6pp about the books and price- $1.50 a volume in genuine 1/2 morocco!!!!!!, the book selections available: The Waverly Novels, Knight's Half Hours, Charles Dickens Works, Taine's English Literature, George Eliot's Works, Washington Irving's Works, Thackeray's Works, Bulwer Lytton's Works, Alexandre Dumas Works, Gibbon's Roman Empire, Victor Hugo's Works, Guizot's France, Macaulay's England, Green's English People, carlyle's Works, McCarthy's History of Our Times, Plutarch's Lives, Rollins Ancient History, Hume's England, Rawlinson's Monarchies,… Read More
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SPANISH PICTURES, Drawn With Pen and Pencil
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SPANISH PICTURES, Drawn With Pen and Pencil

by By the author of Swiss Pictures and Italian Pictures (Rev. Samuel Manning)

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London- UK: The Religious Tract Society, 1870. SPANISH PICTURES, Drawn With Pen and Pencil- By the author of Swiss Pictures and Italian Pictures (Rev. Samuel Manning)- Illustrated by Gustave Dore and Other Eminent Artists- The Religious Tract Society- London UK- nd [1870] according to World Cat.- 1st Edition-1st Printing in blue cloth- Exlibris with tiny bookplate of John W. Walton-Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California- Hardcover:-4to-VG/ no dj as issued- A fine binding of Original publishers blue cloth with black geometric design and illustrated cover and spine in gilt- all page edges are gilt- 200pp are lightly age toned but clean, no tears or writing- covers have light to moderate edgewear, but clean, tight and square- signed by John W. Walton II- Amazing full page and in text illustrations by Gustave Dore and other eminent artists of that time-beautiful!- SEE PHOTOS- "A richly illustrated historical, geographical, travel memoir by Manning."-… Read More
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AVENTURES DE ROBINSON CRUSOE- 2 Volumes
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AVENTURES DE ROBINSON CRUSOE- 2 Volumes

by Daniel Defoe

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Paris: Lebigre Freres, Libraires, 1836. AVENTURES DE ROBINSON CRUSOE- 2 Volumes- Daniel Defoe- Illustrated with copper gravures- Lebigre Freres, Libraires- 1836- Traduction Nouvelle/New Translation- Ornee de gravures- 1st thus- Hardcover:-12mo- Good/ no jacket as issued- in 2 Volumes complete- original publishers full leather with gilt trim and titles on spine with black leather blocking-rubbed and chipped at extremities, rounded corners, but still square and tight- Vol I: 4ff, 1-344, 1ff, plates not in pagination. Vol II: 4ff, 1-295, 1ff plates not in pagination. 1small tear with no loss in volume I page 23/24. As per 1st issue of this edition, pages 294 and 295 misnumbered in volume II as 194 and 195- light foxing and some offset from copper gravures, but generally a clean set.-SEE PHOTOS- "Defoe's greatest adventure classic-Text is in French."- Only one holding in World Cat at University of Michigan- Scarce!- Fiction-adventure-sea-castaway-classic-Defoe-illustrated (3185) . First… Read More
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DEERSLAYER
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DEERSLAYER

by James Fenimore Cooper

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Used - VG++-Near FINE
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1st Edition-Later Printing
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Hardcover
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. DEERSLAYER- James Fenimore Cooper- Illustrated by N. C. Wyeth- Charles Scribner's Sons-New York- 1929- 1st Edition- (c1925)- Hardcover:-4to- VG++-Near FINE/ VG++-Near FINE dj is clean, unclipped at $ 2.00, only couple of rubs and shallow nicks, but complete and beautifully preserved in mylar- 4to black cloth is tight and clean-pastedown illustration on cover is immaculate- 9 color plates by Wyeth + pastedown and endpapers- 462pp are clean, no tears or writing- SEE PHOTOS- "The legend of Cooper's Deerslayer brought to life by Wyeth's great artwork. One of the best verions ever." -Gift Quality!!- Fiction-adventure-frontier-leatherstocking-tales-pioneer-Americana-classic-Cooper-illustrated-Wyeth (3240) Overseas shipping has added costs due to size and weight of book. Please inquire.. 1st Edition-Later Printing. Illustrated Cloth w/pastedown. VG++-Near FINE/VG++-Near FINE. Illus. by N. C. Wyeth. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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THE POEMS AND PLAYS OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH
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THE POEMS AND PLAYS OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH

by Oliver Goldsmith

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New York: Hurst & Co., 1880. THE POEMS AND PLAYS OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH- Oliver Goldsmith- Illustrated- Hurst & Co.- New York- nd[1880] Gift dedication June 1885 on ffep- Hardcover:-8vo- FINE/ no jacket as issued- A fine binding of original green bevelled cloth with intricate dark green and gilt blocking and titles on both spine and cover- a beautiful example- OCLC Number: 3159388-Description: 245 p. illus. 20 cm. Other Titles: Traveller; or, A prospect of society., Deserted village., Good-natured man; a comedy., She stoops to conquer; or, The mistakes of a night; a comedy.- pages are clean and crisp, rulled in red- all edges in gilt- illustrated with full page b&w plates- SEE PHOTOS- Gift quality!!!- Fiction-poetry-plays-classic-Goldsmith-illustrated (3384) . 1st Edition Thus. Fine Binding. Fine/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Illustrated. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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WOMAN'S RECORD; or Sketches of all Distinguished Women From Creation to 1868
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WOMAN'S RECORD; or Sketches of all Distinguished Women From Creation to 1868

by Mrs. [Sarah Josepha Buell ] Hale

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3rd Edition Revised
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1873. WOMAN'S RECORD; or Sketches of all Distinguished Women From Creation to 1868- Mrs. [Sarah] Hale- Illustrations by Lossing & Barritt- Harper & Brothers-NY-327 and 335 Pearl Street, Franklin Square- 1873- 3rd Revised Edition- 1st Thus- Large Heavy Volume Hardcover:-4to- VG/ no dj as issued- original maroon embossed cloth with gilt titles on spine- Index- vii-xlvii- 17- 918pp, very minimal foxing- all clean, no tears or writing- very solid binding for such a heavy volume-some sunning to upper left portion and spine-230 wood engravings by Cossing & Burritt- ex- Mississquoi Museum in Stanbridge-East, Quebec...... from Libray of Congress- LC Control Number: 19016342-Type of Material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)-Brief Description: Hale, Sarah Josepha Buell, 1788-1879.- Woman’s record; or, Sketches of all distinguished women, from the creation to A. D. 1868. Arranged in four eras. With selections from authoresses of each era. By Mrs.… Read More
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THE PLAYS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE- 3 Volume Set
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THE PLAYS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE- 3 Volume Set

by William Shakespeare- Charles and Mary Cowden Clarke

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London-Paris-New York: Cassell, Petter & Galpin, 1864. THE PLAYS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE- 3Volume Set- William Shakespeare- Charles and Mary Cowden Clarke, Eds.- Illustrated by H. C. Selous- Cassell, Petter & Galpin- London-Paris-New York- nd, sd [1864-68]- "Cassell's Illustrated Shakespeare"- Per World cat:- Cassell's illustrated Shakespeare ; the plays of Shakespeare Author: William Shakespeare; Charles Cowden Clarke; Mary Cowden Clarke Publisher: London : Cassell, Petter and Galpin, [1864-1868]- OCLC Number: . 1st Edition Thus. Fine Binding. Near FINE/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by H. C. Selous. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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BREVIARIUM SANCTAE LUGDUNENSIS ECCLESIAE, Primae Gallarum Sedis. Pars Hiemalis
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BREVIARIUM SANCTAE LUGDUNENSIS ECCLESIAE, Primae Gallarum Sedis. Pars Hiemalis

by Catholic Church, Antonius De Malvin De Montazet, Archiepiscopus (b.1713-d.1788)

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Parisiis: P.G. Simon, A.M. Lottin, 1780. BREVIARIUM SANCTAE LUGDUNENSIS ECCLESIAE, Primae Gallarum Sedis. Pars Hiemalis- Catholic Church, Antonius De Malvin De Montazet, Archiepiscopus (b1713-d1788)- Illustrated by Woodcuts- P.G. Simon, A.M. Lottin- Parisiis (Paris)- 1780- 1st Edition Thus- A scarce Lyon Breviary- Hardcover:-4to- G-VG antiquarian condition- full calf leather with 5 raised bands on spine, 4 panels with gilt decorations, two panels in black and maroon leather insets with titles-All page edges are gilt- spine and cover has fissure cracks at edge not affecting the solid binding or textblock. rubs at extremities with corners exposed, otherwise clean. Interior pages are impeccable, with no tears, writing and very little if any foxing.- Collated as follows: blank, A8-I8, K8-T8, V8, X8-Z8, Aa8-Ii8, Kk8-Tt8, Vv8, Xx8-Zz8, AAa8-Iii8, KKk8-SSs4, a8-i8, k8-t8, v8, x8-z8, aa8-gg4, blank. 508pp + ccxxxvi (236pp).- Complete.- SEE PHOTOS- A very scarce Lyon Breviary printed in Paris, overseen by… Read More
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CAEREMONIALE EPISCOPORUM- Iussu Clementis VIII. Pont. Max. Nouissime Reformatum.- Ex Typographia...
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CAEREMONIALE EPISCOPORUM- Iussu Clementis VIII. Pont. Max. Nouissime Reformatum.- Ex Typographia Linguarum Externarum

by Catholic Church- Pope Clementis VIII

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Romae: Ex Typographia Linguarum Externarum, 1600. CAEREMONIALE EPISCOPORUM- Iussu Clementis VIII. Pont. Max. Nouissime Reformatum.- Ex Typographia Linguarum Externarum- Catholic Church- Pope Clementis VIII- Ex Typographia Linguarum Externarum- Romae Mense Octobris- 1600- 1st Edition- Hardcover:-4to- VG/ no jacket as issued- Original fine full leather binding with five raised bands, six panels, five with gilt decorations and one titled in gilt- gilt decorated patterned edging on binding. Light rubs, but tight and square, in VG+ antiquarian condition- blank, [8], 1-349, [14] pages errata, marbled page edges, all clean, couple of specific underlined passages in old ink. Otherwise, clean with minimal tanning of pages- Collated Signatures: [A4], A4-I4, K4-U4, X4-Z4, Aa4-Ii4, Kk4-Uu4, Xx4-Zz4, [6]blank pages-Complete!- 1st blank page contains in back of book contains an Indulgence by Bishop Antonius, ex-Comitibus Guidis at Balneo, (Bishop of Mantova from 1719 to 1761) "grants to all the faithful here… Read More
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TANGLEWOOD TALES (For Girls and Boys; Being A Second Wonder Book)
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TANGLEWOOD TALES (For Girls and Boys; Being A Second Wonder Book)

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Boston-New York: Houghton-Mifflin Co., 1892. TANGLEWOOD TALES (For Girls and Boys; Being A Second Wonder Book)- Nathaniel Hawthorne- Illustrated by George Wharton Edwards- Houghton-Mifflin Co.- Boston-New York, The Riverside Press, Cambridge- 1892 (on title page) (c1887 in this edition)- Hardcover:- 4to- VG++/ no jacket as issued- Original beveled blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and cover, pastedown of Theseus slaying the Minotaur in gilt and black.- head and tail of spine very lightly rubbed and lightly frayed, as are the extremities. Textblock and spine are tight and square, book is clean-gilt is bright- A lovely copy!- 190pp are clean, no writing, couple of nicks and shalow tears not affecting text or illustrations- all edges are gilt.- PO dedication on ffep- SEE MY PHOTOS- Includes The Wayside, The Minotaur, The Pygmies, The Dragon's Teeth, Circe's Palace, The Pomegranate Seeds and The Golden Fleece- 22 full page and many in text, head and tail illustrations by George Wharton Edwards… Read More
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THE WONDER-BOOK FOR GIRLS AND BOYS
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THE WONDER-BOOK FOR GIRLS AND BOYS

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

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6th Edition
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Riverside Press, Cambridge-Boston: Houghton-Mifflin Co., 1884. THE WONDER-BOOK FOR GIRLS AND BOYS- Nathaniel Hawthorne [1804-1864].- Illustrated by F. S. Church (Frederick Stuart), 1842-1924, ill.- Houghton-Mifflin Co.- Riverside Press, Cambridge-Boston (c.1884) This edition before 1891- gift dedication on ffep is 1891.- 6th Edition- Hardcover:-4to- G-VG fine binding of bevelled maroon cloth with illustration of Pegasus flying over the moon in gilt as are titles- cloth is rubbed at extremities, book is square and tight, ffep has sealed tear- otherwise no writing or loose pages- viii-150pp are clean and crisp-all edges are gilt- SEE MY PHOTOS- Includes The Gorgon's Head, The Golden Touch, The Paradise of Children, The Three Golden Apples, The Miraculous Pitcher and The Chimaera- beautifully illustrated with 37 in text illustrations in b&w by F.S. Church.- A wonderful children's book.- Fiction-juvenile-mythology-adventure-anthlogy-illustrated (3779) . 6th Edition. Fine Binding. G-VG/No… Read More
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THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA- Vol. V-1801-  Acts Passed At The First and Second...
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THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA- Vol. V-1801- Acts Passed At The First and Second Sessions of the Sixth Congress of the United States

by Published by Authority

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New Jersey Ave, Washington City: Samuel Harrison Smith, 1801. THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA- Vol. V- 1801- Acts Passed At The First and Second Sessions of the Sixth Congress of the United States: Covering Sessions: Dec 2,1799 to Nov 4, 1800.- Printed in 1801- on title page- Samuel Harrison Smith- New Jersey Ave, Washington City-Near the Capitol.- Signed by Captain Ephraim H. Mahurin x 2 (War of 1812) and son James H. Mahurin- http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~genjournalz/mahurin.html- Hardcover:-8vo- Acceptable-Fair/ no jacket as issued- original full calf leather, rubbed and soiled-but tight and maroon leather with gilt paste-on title on spine still complete and legible- [i-iii], [1-3], 4-223, [i], ii-vii, [225-227], 228-352, [i], ii-iv, [1-22- index], blank blank., are age toned, some light dampstains in some margins, edges have some light staining as do covers- possible bloodstains, please note inscription on first blank- 2 signatures by Mahurin, one dated April 11 th,… Read More
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L'Armee Francaise- Collection de types colories representant les uniformes Francais De 1848-1850
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L'Armee Francaise- Collection de types colories representant les uniformes Francais De 1848-1850

by Felix Philippoteaux, M. Deghouy, Mme Tassani

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Paris: Chez Barbier, 1850. L'Armee Francaise- Collection de types colories representant les uniformes Francais De 1848-1850- by Felix Philippoteaux (artist), M. Deghouy (engraver), Mme Tassani (colorist)- Illustrated Folio- A. Barbier, Paris- [1850]- 1st Edition- Hardcover:- VG++/ no jacket as issued- 1/2 Leather and boards- 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall, red leather and grey boards, tight and clean, light rubbing at extremities- Gilt titles on spine- contains 25 hand colored plates for French Army uniforms from 1848-50- No text- this may be a sample by Barbier to show some of the plates in an upcoming series of books L'Armee Francaise and may be a unique item- card tipped in on fep with explanation of book and price paid in 1993- SEE PHOTOS- chance to own something that probably no one else has- Non fiction-France-military-uniforms-1848-50-illustrated (4796). 1st Edition. 1/2 Leather. VG++/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Felix Philippoteaux, M. Deghouy, Mme Tassani. 4to - over… Read More
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Collection raisonnee des uniformes francais, de 1814-1824
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Collection raisonnee des uniformes francais, de 1814-1824

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Paris: Anselin et Pochard,; Imprimerie de L. Cordier,, 1825. Collection raisonnee des uniformes francais, de 1814-1824- by No author indicated- Illustrated by Horace Vernet and Eugene Lami and hand colored lithographs by Lith. de Villain- Anselin et Pochard,; Imprimerie de L. Cordier, Paris- 1825- 1st Edition- Hardcoveer:- VG/ no jacket as issued- 1/4 Leather & Boards- 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall, red morocco, four raised bands on spine with gilt titles- extremities rubbed, book is tight and square- 6, [78] pages, 48 unnumbered leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 28 cm- some foxing mainly on text pages, light corner dampstain on last 5 pages not affecting - original bill of sale from N.Y. bookshop in 1983- SEE PHOTOS- Very scarce and desirable book on French uniforms of the period- Non-fiction-France-army-uniforms-1814-24-illustrated (4797). 1st Edition. 1/4 Leather & Boards. VG/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Horace Vernet and Eugene Lami. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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