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cover of Travels in Portugal, and Through France and Spain. With a Dissertation on the Literature of Portugal, and the Spanish and Portugueze Languages

Travels in Portugal, and Through France and Spain. With a Dissertation on the Literature of Portugal, and the Spanish and Portugueze Languages

by Link, Henry Frederick; translated by John Hinckley]

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Published
1801
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Very Good
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First English Edition
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London: T. N. Longman and O. Rees,, 1801. Beautifully bound in 20th c. half calf over marbled boards, five raised bands with gilt lettering back. viii, 504 pages. Very Good, faint contemporary inscription at top of title page, pages browning with scattered spots of toning. . First English Edition. Half Calf. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of THE WORKS OF FRANCIS PARKMAN. In Twelve Volumes

THE WORKS OF FRANCIS PARKMAN. In Twelve Volumes

by Parkman, Francis

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Published
1894
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Near Fine
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First Edition Thus
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1894. Twelve volumes, published 1893-1894. The Oregon Trail, 1 vol.; The Conspiracy of Pontiac, 2 vols.; FRANCE AND ENGLAND IN NORTH AMERICA; Pioneers of France in the New World, 1 vol.; The Jesuits in North America, 1 vol.; LaSalle and the Discovery of the Great West, 1 vol.; The Old Regime in Canada under the… Read more
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cover of The Compact Edition: The Forsyte Saga, A Modern Comedy, Caravan, Three Novels of Society, Three Novels of Love, and Plays (SIGNED)

The Compact Edition: The Forsyte Saga, A Modern Comedy, Caravan, Three Novels of Society, Three Novels of Love, and Plays (SIGNED)

by Galsworthy, John

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1929
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Near Fine
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Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. # 299 of 500 copies of the First Printing of the Compact Edition SIGNED BY AUTHOR John Galsworthy. Six volumes finely bound in contemporary half red morocco over red buckram boards, marbled end papers, top edges gilt, unsigned bindings (likely by The Atelier Bindery for Charles Scribner's Sons). Forsyte family folded genealogical table… Read more
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cover of The Compact Edition: The Forsyte Saga, A Modern Comedy, Caravan, Three Novels of Society, Three Novels of Love, and Plays (SIGNED)

The Compact Edition: The Forsyte Saga, A Modern Comedy, Caravan, Three Novels of Society, Three Novels of Love, and Plays (SIGNED)

by Galsworthy, John

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1929
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. # 90 of 500 copies of the First printing of the Compact Edition SIGNED BY AUTHOR John Galsworthy. In the original green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration in like cloth dustjackets. Housed in scarce publisher's green leather-grained bookshelf. The books Near Fine, toning at end papers only, in Near Fine jackets… Read more
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cover of The Poetical Works and Other Writings of John Keats. The Hampstead Edition. In Eight Volumes

The Poetical Works and Other Writings of John Keats. The Hampstead Edition. In Eight Volumes

by Keats, John; Prefatory Note by Maurice Buxton Forman; Introduction by John Masefield; Edited with Notes and Appendices by H. Buxton Forman

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Published
1938
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Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1938. # 712 of 1050 copies SIGNED by John Masefield and Maurice Buxton Forman following their contributions. Published 1938-1939 Finely bound in half navy blue morocco over blue buckram, tops gilt, marbled end papers. Near fine, scattered light toning at end pages only, interiors clean and bright, light rubbing to buckram. The binding unsigned, but… Read more
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cover of The Old Court Suburb; or, Memorials of Kensington, Regal, Critical, and Anecdotica. Two Volumes l

The Old Court Suburb; or, Memorials of Kensington, Regal, Critical, and Anecdotica. Two Volumes l

by Hunt, J.H. Leigh; Edited by Austin Dobson

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Published
1902
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition
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217 Piccadilly, London: Freemantle & Co, 1902. Illustrated by E.J. Sullivan, Herbert Railton, and C. A. Shepperson. Two volumes finely bound in unsigned red morocco, the covers with triple rules in gilt, the backs with floral gilt decorations, marbled end papers with wide intricate gilt dentelles, tops gilt, Very Good Plus, rear cover of Vol. I darkened, tiny rubs at… Read more
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cover of The Life of John Marshall. Autograph Edition. In Four Volumes

The Life of John Marshall. Autograph Edition. In Four Volumes

by Beveridge, Albert J.

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1919
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Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1919. # 448 of 500 copies in the Autograph Edition SIGNED BY AUTHOR at illustrated signature page bound at front of Vol. I. Four volumes bound in contemporary half dark red morocco over pale red buckram boards, gilt backs, marbled end papers, tops gilt. Near Fine, light rubbing at corners, two small stains… Read more
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cover of JOSEPH CONRAD Life and Letters. Two Volumes

JOSEPH CONRAD Life and Letters. Two Volumes

by Jean-Aubry, G.; Conrad, Joseph

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Published
1927
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Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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Garden City: Doubleday, Page and Co., 1927. # 888 of 1000 copies SIGNED BY Joseph Conrad on signature slip pasted to Autograph Signature page. Two volumes in fine bindings stamp-signed by Stikeman Co. NY of half dark green crushed morocco over turquoise buckram, the backs in decorative gilt, marbled end papers, tops gilt. Near Fine, soiling to buckram rear… Read more
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cover of The Natural History of Selborne

The Natural History of Selborne

by White, Rev. Gilbert; with Additions and Supplementary Notes by Sir William Jardine, Edited, with Further Illustrations , a Biographical Sketch of the Author, and a Complete Index by Edward Jesse

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Published
1878
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Later Edition
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London: George Bell and Sons, 1878. Finely bound in stamp-signed Riviere and Son binding of dark green full polished calf, the back with red morocco labels and ornate gilt decorations, marbled end papers with ornate gilt inner dentelles, top edge gilt. Near Fine, the covers with a few faint rubs. xxiv, 416 pp. with 40 engravings. An uncommon later edition… Read more
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cover of The Anatomy of Melancholy, What it is, with All the Kindes, Causes, Symptomes, Prognosticks and Several Cures of it. In Three Partitions. In Two Volumes

The Anatomy of Melancholy, What it is, with All the Kindes, Causes, Symptomes, Prognosticks and Several Cures of it. In Three Partitions. In Two Volumes

by Democritus Junior (pseudonym of Robert Burton)

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Published
1806
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Eleventh Edition, Corrected
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London: Printed for Messrs. Vernor, Hood and Sharpe , et al , by J. And E. Hodson , 1806. Eleventh Edition, Corrected , to which is prefixed, an account of the author, 1806. Two volumes bound in contemporary half brown morocco over marbled boards, gilt backs, newer white end papers, both volumes with frontispiece illustrations. Very Good Plus, marbled… Read more
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cover of Night Scenes in the Bible

Night Scenes in the Bible

by March, Rev. Daniel

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Published
1869
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Near Fine
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Second Printing
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Philadelphia, Cincinnatti, Chicago, St. Louis : Zeigler, McCurdy & Co., 1869. SCARCE in collectible condition, this copy Near Fine, deep blind-embossed leather boards with gilt decorations of angels and stars and the gilt sayings "God Spoke to Israel in Visions of the Night" and Watchman, What of the Night - What of the Night" front and rear covers, all edges… Read more
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cover of The Book of Bugs

The Book of Bugs

by Sutherland, Harvey

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Published
1902
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First Edition
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New York and London: Street & Smith, 1902. 225 pp. with 10 pp. ads at rear. Near Fine, light wear at edges, slight soiling at end papers, the decorative cloth covers stamped in gilt and silver are bright and lovely. A lovely example of early 20th c. American decorative bookbinding. . First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine. 8vo - over… Read more
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cover of The Seasons

The Seasons

by Thomson, James; Illustrations by Mary Woods

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Published
1947
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First Edition
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London: L[ondon] C[ounty] C[ouncil] Central School, 1947. "Printed at the London County Council Central School of Arts and Crafts Southampton Row, W.C.1. Illustrations by Mary Woods, under the direction of John Farleigh. Etching also by Mary Woods under the direction of W.P. Robins. Printed by the Machine Class under the direction of J.A. Smith. Typography by the Technical School under… Read more
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cover of Tales

Tales

by Poe, Edgar Allan; Illustrated by W. A. Dwiggins

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Published
1930
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Fine
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Limited Edition
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Chicago: The Lakeside Press, 1930. One of an unnumbered edition of 1,000 copies. Fine in original black cloth stamped in gilt at spine and in silver floral decorations to boards, top edge gilt. In a Near Fine original glassine jacket, the glassine rippled, and in a Very Good red felt-lined slipcase, the case browned at spine and ends and at… Read more
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cover of The Complete Works Of James Whitcomb Riley - Biographical Edition (In Six Volumes)

The Complete Works Of James Whitcomb Riley - Biographical Edition (In Six Volumes)

by Riley, James Whitcomb; Collected and Edited by Edmund Henry Eitel

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Published
1913
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Biographical Edition
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Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1913. SIGNED BY AUTHOR James Whitcomb Riley on a card pasted in at front end page of Vol. I, the signature "Yours Truly, James Whitcomb Riley", dated in ink below the card 12/1/1913. Six volumes bound in half calf over marbled boards, gilt lettering and top edge gilt, marbled end papers, a Very Good set,… Read more
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cover of {Chicago's Gilded Age} A Memorial to Philip Danforth Armour, Jr.

{Chicago's Gilded Age} A Memorial to Philip Danforth Armour, Jr.

by Gunsaulus, Dr. Frank W.

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Published
1900
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No Place {Chicago}: No Publisher (Designed and Published By Ralph Fletcher Seymour), 1900. RARE Memorial book designed and published by Ralph Fletcher Seymour ("Seymour Arr." stamped under decorations at end pages) for the funeral of Philip Danforth Armour, Jr., who died tragically at the age of 31 after a hike in Santa Barbara, California on January 26,1900. Mauve paper covered… Read more
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cover of La Divina Commedia di Dante Alighieri corretta, spiegata e difesa dal p. Baldassarre Lombardi M.C. nel 1791. Riscontrata ora sopra preziosi codici, nuovamente emendata di molte altre vaghe annotazioni e di un volume arricchita,.. Four Volumes

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Roma: Nella Stamperia De Romanis, 1815. Four volumes, published 1815-1817. Tom. I. Inferno -- Tom. II. Purgatorio -- Tom. III. Paradiso -- [Tom. IV]. Le principali cose appartenenti alla Divina Commedia cioe` il rimario ne suoi versi intieri, la visione di Alberico, ed altro che la concerne, parecchie note ed osservazioni aggiunte, la vita del poeta, l'esame della sua opera,… Read more
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cover of Dante's Inferno. New Edition. With Critical and Explanatory Notes, Life of Dante, and Chronology

Dante's Inferno. New Edition. With Critical and Explanatory Notes, Life of Dante, and Chronology

by Dante Aligheri; Illustrated by Gustav Dore ; Translated by the Rev. Henry Francis Cary

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Later Edition
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New York, London, and Paris : Cassell, Petter & Galpin & Co. 1 preliminary leaf, xxiv, 183 pages : frontispiece (portrait) 70 plates. Bound in original brown embellished cloth with lettering and designs in gilt and black, all edges gilt, patterned green floral end papers. No Date, circa 1860-1890s. Very Good Plus, prior owner name stamp "C.H. Hardwick, Counselor at… Read more
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cover of Told Again; Traditional Tales Told by Walter de la Mare.

Told Again; Traditional Tales Told by Walter de la Mare.

by de la Mare, Walter; Illustrations By A.H. Watson

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Published
1927
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Fine
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Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1927. #166 of 260 copies SIGNED BY AUTHOR at limitation page. Original white gilt-decorated buckram, top edge gilt. Fine, the small red leather gilt bookplate of Beach, bearing the motto "tout en bonne heure" front pastedown has caused shadow on next 2 end pages. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition.… Read more
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cover of The Sunken Garden and Other Poems

The Sunken Garden and Other Poems

by de la Mare, Walter

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Published
1917
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Near Fine
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Limited and Numbered First Edition
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£149.21

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Westminster, England: The Beaumont Press , 1917. The 2nd book issued at the Beaumont Press of Cyril William Beaumont, the typography and binding arranged by him. The binding by F. Sangorski and G. Sutcliffe of quarter grey buckram over patterned paper-covered boards, overall Near Fine, the paper label at spine dulled and darkened. #127 of 250 copies on handmade paper,… Read more
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