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Wall Street Stories

by Lefèvre, Edwin

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Used - Publisher's red cloth, titled in gilt on front cover and spine, minor wear and fading to spine
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First edition, fourth impression
Published
1903
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[viii], 224, [6, ads] pp. 8vo
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New York: McClure, Phillips & Co, 1903. First edition, fourth impression. [viii], 224, [6, ads] pp. 8vo. Publisher's red cloth, titled in gilt on front cover and spine, minor wear and fading to spine. First edition, fourth impression. [viii], 224, [6, ads] pp. 8vo. Wall Street Stories, Lefèvre's first work, is a series of eight lightly fictionalized accounts… Read more about this item
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Colloquia, et Dictionariolum octo Linguarum, Latineae, Gallicae, Belgicae, Teutonicae, Hispanicae, Italicae, Angliae, & Portugallicae, Liber omnibus linguarum studiosis domi, ac foris apprimè necessarius
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Colloquia, et Dictionariolum octo Linguarum, Latineae, Gallicae, Belgicae, Teutonicae, Hispanicae, Italicae, Angliae, & Portugallicae, Liber omnibus linguarum studiosis domi, ac foris apprimè necessarius

by (Dictionary) [Barlement, Noel Van]

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Used - Early vellum. Later slipcase
Published
1656
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Text in eight languages in eight columns. Oblong 8vo in 10s
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Venice: Ex Typographia Juliana, 1656. Text in eight languages in eight columns. Oblong 8vo in 10s. Early vellum. Later slipcase. Text in eight languages in eight columns. Oblong 8vo in 10s. In Eight Languages. Published largely for the use of travellers and for conducting business in foreign countries, the work includes conversational phrases as well as words of… Read more about this item
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Pocket Companion containing useful information and tables appertaining to the use of Steel, as manufactured by the Carnegie Steel Company, Limited, Pittsburg, PA

by Carnegie Steel Company

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Used - Original wallet-style calf, with pocket in rear, some wear. Provenance: V. D. Allen, City Engineers Office, Columbus, OH (signat
Published
1893
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Edited by F. H. Kindl. Illustrations. 8vo
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[Pittsburgh], 1893. Edited by F. H. Kindl. Illustrations. 8vo. Original wallet-style calf, with pocket in rear, some wear. Provenance: V. D. Allen, City Engineers Office, Columbus, OH (signature on front endpaper, with several folded manuscripts in rear pocket, including drawings of a skew portal and invoices for billing bolts). Edited by F. H. Kindl. Illustrations. 8vo. The first… Read more about this item
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A Voyage Round the World, Including Travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America, Etc., Etc.

A Voyage Round the World, Including Travels in Africa, Asia, Australasia, America, Etc., Etc.

by Holman, James (1786 1857)

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Used - Original green blind stamped marbled cloth, uncut (neatly rebacked in modern cloth. Rebacked as noted, some wear to the fragile
Edition
First edition, half-titles in volumes 1-3 as called for, ads bou
Published
1835
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Engraved portrait and 22 lithographed plates.[ iv], x, [ii], 49, [16, ads]; 2pp.; xiv, 492pp.; xvi, 474pp.; viii, 520pp. 4 vols.
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London: Smith., Elder, 1835. First edition, half-titles in volumes 1-3 as called for, ads bound in at the rear as issued. Engraved portrait and 22 lithographed plates.[ iv], x, [ii], 49, [16, ads]; 2pp.; xiv, 492pp.; xvi, 474pp.; viii, 520pp. 4 vols. 8-7/8 x 5-1/2 inches (22.5 x 14 cm). Original green blind stamped marbled cloth, uncut (neatly rebacked… Read more about this item
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Dictionnaire de L'Argot des Typographes précédé d'une Monographie du Compositeur d'Imprimerie et suivi d'un choix de coquilles typographiques curieuses ou célèbres
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Dictionnaire de L'Argot des Typographes précédé d'une Monographie du Compositeur d'Imprimerie et suivi d'un choix de coquilles typographiques curieuses ou célèbres

by Boutmy, Eugène

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Used - Quarter calf and boards. VG
Edition
First Edition
Published
1883
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140pp. 12mo
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Paris: C. Marpon et E. Flammarion, 1883. First Edition. 140pp. 12mo. Quarter calf and boards. VG. First Edition. 140pp. 12mo.
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Memoir of Samuel Slater, The Father of American Manufactures connected with a History of the Rise and Progress of the Cotton Industry in England and America. With Remarks on the Moral Influence of Manufactures in the United States

Memoir of Samuel Slater, The Father of American Manufactures connected with a History of the Rise and Progress of the Cotton Industry in England and America. With Remarks on the Moral Influence of Manufactures in the United States

by (Cotton) White, George S.

Condition
Used - Later cloth. Very Good, some plates with toning
Edition
Second ediotionA
Published
1836
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Frontis. portrait, 2 folding plates and all others. [8]- [9]-448pp. 8vo
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Philadelphia: Printed at No. 46 Carpenter Street, 1836. Second ediotionA. Frontis. portrait, 2 folding plates and all others. [8]- [9]-448pp. 8vo. Later cloth. Very Good, some plates with toning. Second ediotionA. Frontis. portrait, 2 folding plates and all others. [8]- [9]-448pp. 8vo. Howes W 355; Sabin 103385; Kress C.4284; AI #42449; Larson #461: "This book is valuable because… Read more about this item
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Discipline: A Novel. By the Author of 'Self-Control'

Discipline: A Novel. By the Author of 'Self-Control'

by [Brunton, Mrs. Mary Balfour]

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Used - Contemporary calf, with gilt stamp ownership imprint on upper covers of each volume "Isabella J. Kirk." Bookplate of David Belas
Edition
Second American Edition, after Boston edition of the same year (
Published
1815
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2 vols. 12mo
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Philadelphia: Published by M. Carey & M. Thomas. G. Palmer, Printer, 1815. Second American Edition, after Boston edition of the same year (First London edition was 1814). 2 vols. 12mo. Contemporary calf, with gilt stamp ownership imprint on upper covers of each volume "Isabella J. Kirk." Bookplate of David Belasco (1853-1931) in each volume. Missing enpapers, some wear to… Read more about this item
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Photograph of Kay Boyle and Her Son, Ian Savin Franckenstein

Photograph of Kay Boyle and Her Son, Ian Savin Franckenstein

by Abott, Berenice

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Used - Silver gelatin print, lightly toned
Published
1945
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Photographer's stamp on verso. 10 x 8 inches
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1945. Photographer's stamp on verso. 10 x 8 inches. Silver gelatin print, lightly toned. Photographer's stamp on verso. 10 x 8 inches. An outtake from the sitting that enshrined Boyle in the National Portrait Gallery. That image shows Boyle reading to the two children she had with Joseph Freiherr von Franckenstein, while this one shows Boyle and her… Read more about this item
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Dred; A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp
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Dred; A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp

by Stowe, Harriet Beecher

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Used - Publisher's brown cloth. Spine tips slightly worn
Edition
First Eduition
Published
1856
Binding
524, 12, ads pp. 1 vols. 12mo
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London: Sampson, Low, 1856. First Eduition. 524, 12, ads pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Publisher's brown cloth. Spine tips slightly worn. First Eduition. 524, 12, ads pp. 1 vols. 12mo.
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Dred; A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp
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Dred; A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp

by Stowe, Harriet Beecher

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Used - Publisher's brown cloth. Top spine end of first volume worn, other spine ends and corners a little rubbed or bumped, a little ro
Edition
First edition, Second printing. Binding Aa
Published
1856
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2 vols. 12mo
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Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Co, 1856. First edition, Second printing. Binding Aa. 2 vols. 12mo. Publisher's brown cloth. Top spine end of first volume worn, other spine ends and corners a little rubbed or bumped, a little rolled, else very good. First edition, Second printing. Binding Aa. 2 vols. 12mo.
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Autograph Letter, signed, from Julia Ward Howe to

Autograph Letter, signed, from Julia Ward Howe to "Mrs. Colburn

by Howe, Julia Ward

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Used - Single manuscript leaf, recto only, horizontal folds for mailing; near fine
Published
1900
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Single manuscript leaf. 8vo
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1900. Single manuscript leaf. 8vo. Single manuscript leaf, recto only, horizontal folds for mailing; near fine. Single manuscript leaf. 8vo. Written upon her return home following a trip which had commenced on April 12th, Howe apologizes, stating, "I hasten to express my regret at having found no time to send you a line before I left Boston." She… Read more about this item
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Memories of Eighty Years by Fanny J. Crosby (Mrs. Alexander VanAlstyne). The Story of Her Life, Told by Herself Ancestry, Childhood, Womanhood Friendships, Incidents and History of Her Songs and Hymns
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Memories of Eighty Years by Fanny J. Crosby (Mrs. Alexander VanAlstyne). The Story of Her Life, Told by Herself Ancestry, Childhood, Womanhood Friendships, Incidents and History of Her Songs and Hymns

by (BLIND) Crosby, Fanny J.

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Used - Dark brown cloth lettered in white. Spine lettering perished, inner hinges cracked but holding, else a very good copy, covers an
Edition
First edition
Published
1906
Binding
Illustrated (with a frontispiece portrait of Fanny J. Crosby, and full-page plates reproducing black-and-white photographs). 253
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Boston, Massachusetts: James H. Earle & Company, 1906. First edition. Illustrated (with a frontispiece portrait of Fanny J. Crosby, and full-page plates reproducing black-and-white photographs). 253 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Dark brown cloth lettered in white. Spine lettering perished, inner hinges cracked but holding, else a very good copy, covers and text fresh and clean. First edition. Illustrated… Read more about this item
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Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty The Queen. With an Introduction by Lord Ronald Gower
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Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty The Queen. With an Introduction by Lord Ronald Gower

by Tytler, Sarah

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Used - Gray blue wrappers 1-8, Parts 9-15 are c in ream wrappers. Some internal repairs and the back wrapper of Part XV laid down. In c
Published
1885
Binding
In 15 Original parts. Illus. WITH Notice about the binding of the whole is pasted on the 15th Part's upper cover. 4to
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London: J.S. Virtue & Co., Limited, 294 City Road, 1885. In 15 Original parts. Illus. WITH Notice about the binding of the whole is pasted on the 15th Part's upper cover. 4to. Gray blue wrappers 1-8, Parts 9-15 are c in ream wrappers. Some internal repairs and the back wrapper of Part XV laid down. In cloth folding box.… Read more about this item
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Autograph letter signed, to U.S. Coast Survey Superintendent Alexander Dallas Bache, sending him an article she has written about the Coast Survey, after spending the preceding summer at Mt. Independence, Maine, using a zenith sector and the zenith telescope to make latitude and longitude observations for the great field triangulation survey
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Autograph letter signed, to U.S. Coast Survey Superintendent Alexander Dallas Bache, sending him an article she has written about the Coast Survey, after spending the preceding summer at Mt. Independence, Maine, using a zenith sector and the zenith telescope to make latitude and longitude observations for the great field triangulation survey

by Mitchell, Maria

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Used - Minor staining at bottom left
Published
1851
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1-1/4pp, on a folded 4to sheet
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Nantucket, 1851. 1-1/4pp, on a folded 4to sheet. Minor staining at bottom left. 1-1/4pp, on a folded 4to sheet. Sending the Proofs of her First Academic Paper. "On the evening of October 1, 1847, while using a small telescope on the roof of the family home, Maria Mitchell (1818-1889) spotted a comet where one had not been before.… Read more about this item
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Two Autograph Letters, Signed. BY LADY DOROTHY STANLEY [nee Dorothy Tennant], TO WILLIAM HENRY RIDEING, ABOUT HER HUSBAND, EXPLORER SIR HENRY STANLEY
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Two Autograph Letters, Signed. BY LADY DOROTHY STANLEY [nee Dorothy Tennant], TO WILLIAM HENRY RIDEING, ABOUT HER HUSBAND, EXPLORER SIR HENRY STANLEY

by (Stanley, Sir Henry Morton) Stanley, Lady Dorothy

Condition
Used - The letters are folded for mailing, else near fine
Edition
Two autograph letters, signed by Lady Dorothy Stanley, to Americ
Published
1910
Binding
Ten pages (three sheets, folded to form twelve pages, with writing on ten sides). 12mo
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London, 1910. Two autograph letters, signed by Lady Dorothy Stanley, to American author, William Henry Rideing, regarding her husband, noted explorer, Sir Henry Morton Stanley. Ten pages (three sheets, folded to form twelve pages, with writing on ten sides). 12mo. The letters are folded for mailing, else near fine. Two autograph letters, signed by Lady Dorothy Stanley, to… Read more about this item
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Order of Arrangements. Thursday, Oct. 19th ... Equestrian! Performance by the Ladies at 2 1-2 o'clock ... No pedlers, auctioneers, or gentlemen on horseback admitted on the ground during the Fair
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Order of Arrangements. Thursday, Oct. 19th ... Equestrian! Performance by the Ladies at 2 1-2 o'clock ... No pedlers, auctioneers, or gentlemen on horseback admitted on the ground during the Fair

by Broadside

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Used - Minor chips at corners
Published
1860
Binding
Broadside. 1 vols. 13-1/2 x 10-3/4 inches
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[Trumbull County, Ohio, 1860. Broadside. 1 vols. 13-1/2 x 10-3/4 inches. Minor chips at corners. Broadside. 1 vols. 13-1/2 x 10-3/4 inches. Performance by the Ladies at 2-1/2 o'clock. Likely related to equestrian displays at the Trumbull County Ohio Agricultural Society, where both Austin and Seely (identified on the broadside as the President and Marshall respectively) seemed to… Read more about this item
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Texas
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Texas

by Holley, Mary Ausin

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Used - Publisher's cloth, remnants of paper spine label, worn. Repairs to separations of the folding map. Provenance: H. M. Spalding, D
Edition
First edition
Published
1836
Binding
Handcolored folding map. viii,410pp. 12mo
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Lexington, KY: J. Clarke & Co, 1836. First edition. Handcolored folding map. viii,410pp. 12mo. Publisher's cloth, remnants of paper spine label, worn. Repairs to separations of the folding map. Provenance: H. M. Spalding, Denton TX (ink ownership stamp on title); James P. Waggener (booklabel); Ted Lusher (booklabel). Housed in a clamshell box. First edition. Handcolored folding map. viii,410pp.… Read more about this item
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Autograph Letter Signed,
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Autograph Letter Signed, "With all affectionate wishes, Jackie," to Berenice Abbott ("Dear Berenice")

by Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy

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Used - Fine. Matted, glazed, and framed in silver
Published
1980
Binding
One leaf, recto only, on Kennedy Onassis' 1040 Fifth Avenue stationery. Paired with black-and-white print of Yousuf Karsh's July
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New York, 1980. One leaf, recto only, on Kennedy Onassis' 1040 Fifth Avenue stationery. Paired with black-and-white print of Yousuf Karsh's July 1957 photographic portrait of Kennedy Onassis; original franked mailing envelope held loosely in sleeve on verso. 8vo. Fine. Matted, glazed, and framed in silver. One leaf, recto only, on Kennedy Onassis' 1040 Fifth Avenue stationery. Paired… Read more about this item
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A Woman's World Tour in a Motor
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A Woman's World Tour in a Motor

by Fisher, Harriet White (1861-1839)

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Used - Blue pictorial cloth, lettering faded, else Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1911
Binding
Illus. 361pp. 8vo
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1911. First Edition. Illus. 361pp. 8vo. Blue pictorial cloth, lettering faded, else Very Good. First Edition. Illus. 361pp. 8vo. Harriet White Fisher's was the first woman to travel around the world by car, owner after her husband's death of Eagle Steel Works or later, Fisher & Norris, an anvil and vise factory in… Read more about this item
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Liberty Chimes
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Liberty Chimes

by (Abolition) [Whipple, Francis H., editor]

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Used - Publisher's blue blind stamped cloth, with the small yellow book label of binder' Bound by J.W. Root Market St. Providence, mino
Edition
First Edition
Published
1845
Binding
148pp. 12mo
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Providence: Ladies' Anti-Slavery Society, 1845. First Edition. 148pp. 12mo. Publisher's blue blind stamped cloth, with the small yellow book label of binder' Bound by J.W. Root Market St. Providence, minor wear at head and tail of spine, minor staining on covers. Provenance: Wm E. Van Dyke (signature on front free endpaper). First Edition. 148pp. 12mo. A scarce collection… Read more about this item
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