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BEE, THE PRINCESS OF THE DWARFS

by France, Anatole

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First Folio
Published
1934
Condition
The covers quite clean and with light rubbing, the dust jacket complete with some brief chipping
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Later edition
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$300.00

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Edinburgh: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1934. Later edition. The covers quite clean and with light rubbing, the dust jacket complete with some brief chipping. Later edition. 8vo. x (ii), 128p. Illustrated with 16 color plates by Charles Robinson, illustrated title page in red and green. In publisher's color printed boards featuring children and fairies with a dwarf… Read more
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THE AUTOCRAT OF THE BREAKFAST-TABLE [with] THE POET AT THE BREAKFAST-TABLE [with] THE PROFESSOR AT THE BREAKFAST-TABLE

by Holmes, Oliver Wendell

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First Folio
Published
1902
Condition
Fine. Two plates by Cruikshank are mildly darkened as is often the case in Dickens material
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Limited to 250 copies, this no. 217
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$1,500.00

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London: J. M. Dent, 1902. Limited to 250 copies, this no. 217. Fine. Two plates by Cruikshank are mildly darkened as is often the case in Dickens material. Limited to 250 copies, this no. 217. Together three volumes. 8vo. With three engraved frontispieces and 150 illustrations by H. M. Brock, all hand-colored, including full-page plates, text drawings,… Read more
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SAINTS AND THEIR STORIES

by Webling, Peggy

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First Folio
Published
1922
Condition
Some light scattered foxing on many pages, light rubbing with quarter inch tear to crown, all plates fine
Edition
First edition
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$200.00

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London: Nisbet & Co, 1922. First edition. Some light scattered foxing on many pages, light rubbing with quarter inch tear to crown, all plates fine. First edition. Tall 8vo. (viii), 312p. Illustrated with eight full-page color plates by F. Cayley Robinson. Bound in publisher's tan cloth with pictorial spine in green and white featuring a full figure… Read more
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THE DECAMERON

by Boccaccio, . Giovanni (1313-1375)

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First Folio
Published
1911
Condition
Fine and crisp
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$500.00

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London: Gibbings & Co, 1911. Fine and crisp. Four volumes. Octavo. Each volume with decorated title and reproductions of 18th century plates on coated stock. Bound in quarter black straight grained morocco with marbled endpapers, t.e.g., the spines with gilt titles and ornaments in the panels of blossoms and vines.
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NOUVELLES HEURES ET PRIERES COMPOSEES DANS LE STYLE DES MANUSCRITS DU XIVe AU XVIe SIECLE

by

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First Folio
Published
1898
Condition
Fine but for several small spots on the upper cover
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$750.00

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Paris: Gruel et Engelmann, 1898. Fine but for several small spots on the upper cover. Small 8vo. 176p, [vi]. Extremely fine chromolithography highlighted in gilt by R. Engelmann. Each page with a different medieval style border and several full page plates in somber tones. Bound [by Gruel] in full golden tan crushed morocco with watered… Read more
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DIE HOLZSCHNITTE DES PETRARCA-MEISTERS ZU PETRARCAS WERK VON DER ARTZNEY BAYDER GLUCK, DES GUTEN UND WIDERWARTIGEN, AUGSBURG, 1532

by Scheidig, Walther

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First Folio
Published
1955
Condition
Fine in d.j., some light pencil notations indicating locations, foxing and discoloration to the original leaves
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$600.00

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Berlin: Henschelverlag, 1955. Fine in d.j., some light pencil notations indicating locations, foxing and discoloration to the original leaves. Folio. 354p. Illustrated throughout. Extra-Illustrated with 15 original woodcuts from the 16th century book: 14 leaves containing 15 cuts loosely laid in, 4 having been hand colored. Bound in publisher's full black cloth with gilt titles on upper cover,… Read more
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EL INGENIOSO HIDALGO QUIJOTE DE LA MANCHA [Don Quixote in Spanish]

by Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de, 1547-1616

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First Folio
Published
1832
Condition
Offsetting on the endpapers from the binding glue, else as bright and fine as new
Edition
Segundo Edicion en Miniatura
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$1,250.00

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Paris: Didot, 1832. Segundo Edicion en Miniatura. Offsetting on the endpapers from the binding glue, else as bright and fine as new. Segundo Edicion en Miniatura" Two volumes. 16 mo. (4 7/8"), xx, (ii), 351p; xii, (ii), 377p. Title page in each volume on coated stock. Illustrated with frontispiece and 10 engraved plates by Stalker, hand-colored map.… Read more
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PICTURESQUE AMERICA, A DELINEATION BY PEN AND PENCIL OF THE MOUNTAINS RIVERS LAKES FORESTS WATERFALLS SHORES CANONS VALLEYS CITIES AND OTHER PICTURESQUE FEATURES OF THE UNITED STATES

by Bryant, William Cullen, ed

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First Folio
Published
1894
Condition
Trifling rubbing to extremes, owner's small ink stamp on flyleaves, but quite clean and crisp copies - nearly as new. All engra
Edition
First British Edition
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$1,350.00

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London: Casssell and Company, 1894. First British Edition. Trifling rubbing to extremes, owner's small ink stamp on flyleaves, but quite clean and crisp copies - nearly as new. All engravings pristine. First British Edition. Four tall quarto volumes. Illustrated with 48 full-page steel engravings and about 800 wood engravings. Original publisher's aqua cloth over beveled boards, a.e.g.,… Read more
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THE COMPLEAT ANGLER OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION... AND CONTAINING A REPRINT OF THE CHRONICLE OF THE COMPLEAT ANGLER, A BIOGRAPHICAL RECORD OF ITS VARIOUS EDITIONS AND IMITATIONS by T. Westwood and T. Satchell

by Walton, Izaak and Charles Cotton

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First Folio
Published
1888
Condition
Covers with minor wear, quite sound and presentable, all plates fine
Edition
The Lea and Dove (1st Marston) Edition". Limited to 500 copies
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$750.00

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London: Sampson low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, 1888. The Lea and Dove (1st Marston) Edition". Limited to 500 copies signed by Marston, this no. 25. Covers with minor wear, quite sound and presentable, all plates fine. The Lea and Dove (1st Marston) Edition". Limited to 500 copies signed by Marston, this no. 25. Two volumes. Demi… Read more
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THE COMPLEAT ANGLER OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION, BEING A DISCOURSE OF FISH AND FISHING NOT UNWORTHY THE PERUSAL OF MOST ANGLERS

by Walton, Izaak

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First Folio
Published
1930
Condition
The portions of the vellum on the covers spotted, endpapers very lightly spotted, light corner wear, contents fine. Owner's name
Edition
Limited to 450 copies Signed by the Artist, this no. 400
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$395.00

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London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1930. Limited to 450 copies Signed by the Artist, this no. 400. The portions of the vellum on the covers spotted, endpapers very lightly spotted, light corner wear, contents fine. Owner's name in ink on flyleaf. Limited to 450 copies Signed by the Artist, this no. 400. Folio. [xii], 124p. Decorated by Frank Adams,… Read more
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PHISCKE AGAINST FORTUNE, AS WELL PROSPEROUS AS ADVERSE

by Petrarca, Francesco

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First Folio
Published
1993
Condition
Fine, some light pencil notations indicating locations, foxing and discoloration to the original leaves
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No. 6 of 40 specially bound copies
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$950.00

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Berkeley: Foolscap Press, 1993. No. 6 of 40 specially bound copies. Fine, some light pencil notations indicating locations, foxing and discoloration to the original leaves. No. 6 of 40 specially bound copies. Folio. xx, 138p, colophon. Illustrated throughout. Extra-Illustrated with 5 original woodcuts from the 16th century book: 3 leaves containing 5 hand-colored cuts loosely laid in. Quarter… Read more
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THE COMPLEAT ANGLER OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION

by Walton, Izaak and Charles Cotton

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First Folio
Published
1902
Condition
Altogether quite nice, the spines evenly faded to a lovely golden tan. With the bookplates of Daniel C. Jackling
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The Winchester Edition
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$950.00

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London: Freemantle & Company, 1902. The Winchester Edition. Altogether quite nice, the spines evenly faded to a lovely golden tan. With the bookplates of Daniel C. Jackling. The Winchester Edition" Two volumes. lxviii, 169p; ix, 232p. Illustrated with 10 full-page etchings by William Strang and 19 by D. Y. Cameron, along with 11 smaller illustrations by Strang, 18… Read more
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DALI: THE WINES OF GALA

by Dali, Salvador

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First Folio
Published
1978
Condition
Moderate wrinkling to top edge of foil dust jacket, very minimal scratching. Book fine
Edition
First edition in English
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$275.00

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New York: Abrams, 1978. First edition in English. Moderate wrinkling to top edge of foil dust jacket, very minimal scratching. Book fine. First edition in English. Tall quarto. 296p. Illustrated throughout in color by Dali. White cloth with gilt titles and color pictorial designs, illustrated endpapers. Gold foil dust jacket on heavy paper.
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THE FARMER'S YEAR, A CALENDAR OF ENGLISH HUSBANDRY

by Leighton, Clare

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First Folio
Published
1933
Condition
Cover about fine. Contents excellent
Edition
First American edition
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$1,500.00

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New York: Longmans, Green, 1933. First American edition. Cover about fine. Contents excellent. First American edition. Oblong folio (15 1/4"). Illustrated by Clare Leighton with full-page wood engravings, one for each month. Bound in black cloth with gilt titles on spine and upper cover and with gilt vignette of farmer on cover, pattern paper endpapers by Leighton.… Read more
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REYNARD THE FOX, OR THE GHOST HEATH RUN

by Masefield, John

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First Folio
Published
1921
Condition
The cover is bright and nice, the plates are fine. The text pages have foxing and fadeing, thus good only
Edition
Trade edition
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$50.00

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London: William Heinemann, 1921. Trade edition. The cover is bright and nice, the plates are fine. The text pages have foxing and fadeing, thus good only. Trade edition. Quarto. (viii), 116p. Illustrated by G. D. Armour with 16 plates, 4 in color and 12 in black and white. Bound in gilt-titled full black leather, the upper cover… Read more
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REYNARD THE FOX, OR THE GHOST HEATH RUN

by Masefield, John

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First Folio
Published
1921
Condition
The boards have some yelloweed ageing and slight corner wear, never-the-less near fine
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No. 326 of 380 copies signed by the author and artist
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$200.00

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London: William Heinemann, 1921. No. 326 of 380 copies signed by the author and artist. The boards have some yelloweed ageing and slight corner wear, never-the-less near fine. No. 326 of 380 copies signed by the author and artist. Quarto. (viii), 116p. Illustrated by G. D. Armour with 16 plates tipped in on heavier paper, 4 in color… Read more
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SPORT IN WAR

by Edwards, Lionel, Illus., Captain Lionel Dawson

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First Folio
Published
1936
Condition
Fine
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$200.00

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London: Collins, 1936. Fine. Folio. (xii), 13-98p. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards with 6 plates in color and 6 in black and white, the color plates printed on coated stock. Bound in quarter rose calf with cloth sides, the spine with gilt titles and panel ornaments.
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THE LADY WITH THE CAMELIAS

by Dumas Fils, Alexandre

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First Folio
Published
1887
Condition
Crisp as new in fleece-lined slipcase
Edition
Limited to 550 copies, this no. 533
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$1,250.00

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London: Privately printed and [published for the Maison Quantin], 1887. Limited to 550 copies, this no. 533. Crisp as new in fleece-lined slipcase. Limited to 550 copies, this no. 533. Folio. xxii, 243p. "A new translation with a new preface by the author." Illustrated with 40 photogravures and etchings by Albert Lynch (1851-1912). Each chapter head with a… Read more
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THE COMPLETE ANGLER OR THE CONTEMPLATIVE MAN'S RECREATION

by Walton, Izaak and Cotton, Charles

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First Folio
Published
1836
Condition
Moderate foxing primarily due to the properties of the various papers of the extra plates.
Edition
Large paper copy. The First Nicholas Edition
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$6,500.00

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London: William Pickering, 1836. Large paper copy. The First Nicholas Edition. Moderate foxing primarily due to the properties of the various papers of the extra plates.. Large paper copy. The First Nicholas Edition. Extra-Illustrated and expanded to four volumes. There are 318 extra plates, 23 colored. Bound by Riach in full green morocco with marbled endpapers,… Read more
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POEM UPON THE LISBON DISASTER

by [Ward, Lynd] Voltaire, Francoise M. A. de

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First Folio
Published
1977
Condition
Bump to spine foot, else fine in cloth slipcase with slight wear
Edition
The Deluxe Edition of 100 copies, this no. LI. Signed by Lynd Wa
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$250.00

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Lincoln, MA: Penmaen Press, 1977. The Deluxe Edition of 100 copies, this no. LI. Signed by Lynd Ward. Anthony Hecht and Arthur Wilson. Bump to spine foot, else fine in cloth slipcase with slight wear. The Deluxe Edition of 100 copies, this no. LI. Signed by Lynd Ward. Anthony Hecht and Arthur Wilson. 33p. Illustrated with six wood… Read more
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