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LA RÉGENCE 1715-1723

by Funck-Brentano, Frantz

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1909
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited/Numbered First Edition
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$350.00

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Paris: Goupil & Cie. Near Fine. 1909. Limited/Numbered First Edition. Hardcover. Fine binding in dark red morocco. The spine has six heavily gilt decorated compartments with five raised bands. Both covers profusely decorated with gilt. Red silk endpapers with ornate gilt frames inside front & rear covers. All edges gilt. Tri-color silk bookmark. Text tight, clean &… Read more
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Geneve: Guillielmum Leimarium. Good. 1583. Second Edition. Hardcover. Decoratively embossed brown leather spine with four bands & label has been rebacked. Vellum boards are decoratively embossed with an emblem on both covers. Text is tight & complete with an occasional damp spot & light age toning. Internal hinges tight. Metal clasps still fuctional. [ (16) , … Read more
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$400.00
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THE CAMPAIGN ATLAS FOR 1861

by Gaston, Samuel N.

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Published
1861
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$3,500.00

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New York: S. N. Gaston. Good+. 1861. First Edition. Soft Covers. Rare pocket-sized atlas focusing on the secessionist or slave-holding states at the outset of the American Civil War. Bound in tan publisher's printed wrappers. Front wrap is identical to the title page & with American eagle emblem. Saddle-stitched binding is tight. 14 hand-colored cerograph maps… Read more
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image of DRAWINGS METHODICALLY ARRANGED AND ENGRAVED FOR THE USE OF OFFICERS OF THE  ARMY & NAVY, CIVIL ENGINEERS, ACADEMIES, COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS OF SCIENCE.   (+) Facsimile Manual of Topography

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New York: D. Appleton & Co.. Very Good. 1869. First Edition. Hardcover. Rare pedagogic atlas designed and engraved by Joseph Enthoffer, a topographical engineer and engraver for the United States Coast Survey whose tenure at that agency spanned much of the second half of the nineteenth century. Half polished brown calf over brown moiré-grained cloth: competently… Read more
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$4,500.00
image of LOT OF 3 AUTHORIZED EDITIONS: #1- SHIRLEY TEMPLE IN "WEE WILLIE WINKIE"  (NO, 1769) ((+) ) #2- SHIRLEY TEMPLE IN " DIMPLES " (NO 1760) ((+) ) #3-  SHIRLEY TEMPLE "THROUGH THE DAY" (NO. 1716)

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Akron, OH: Saalfield. Very Good. 1936-37. First Edition. Softcover. 3 Shirley Temple books bound in stapled, vibrantly colored cardboard covers. #1 "WEE WILLIE WINKIE" : Vg++; A 20th Century Fox Production; 1937; Unpaginated (32pp) ; Illustrated with b/w movie stills. " DIMPLES ": VG+; A 20th century Fox Production; 1936; 32pp; illustrated with b/w movie stills.… Read more
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$60.00
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The Flounder

by Grass, Günter. translated by Ralph Manheim

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
Limited Signed Edition
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$125.00

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New York: The Limited Editions Club. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1985. Limited Signed Edition. Hardcover. 3 volumes bound with eel skin spines over gray cloth boards; paper labels on front covers. Illustrated with relief plates after etchings made from original drawings by Gunter Grass. Number 333 of 1000 limited edition signed by Gunter Grass… Read more
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image of LAWN TENNIS: ITS PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE BY J. PARMLY PARET: TO WHICH IS  ADDED A CHAPTER ON LACROSSE BY WILLIAM HARVEY MADDREN.

LAWN TENNIS: ITS PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE BY J. PARMLY PARET: TO WHICH IS ADDED A CHAPTER ON LACROSSE BY WILLIAM HARVEY MADDREN.

by Paret, J. Parmly and William Harvey Maddren, .

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1904
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$675.00

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New York: The MacMillan Co.. Very Good+. 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition: #28 of 100 large paper copies from The American Sportsman's Library, edited by Caspar Whitney. Three-quarters brown morrocco over marbled boards with 5 spine bands and gilt decoration & lettering. Matching marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt with deckle cut page edges. [xv, 419pp].… Read more
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THE BIG GAME FISHES OF THE UNITED STATES

by Holder, Charles Frederick

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1903
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$775.00

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New York: The MacMillan Co.. Very Good+. 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition: #28 of 100 large paper copies from The American Sportsman's Library, edited by Caspar Whitney. Three-quarters brown morrocco over marbled boards with 5 spine bands and gilt decoration & lettering. Matching marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt with deckle cut page edges. [xiv, 1,… Read more
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PHOTOGRAPHY FOR THE SPORTSMAN NATURALIST

by Brownell, Charles De Wolf

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1904
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$175.00

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New York: The MacMillan Co.. Good+. 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition: #28 of 100 large paper copies from The American Sportsman's Library, edited by Caspar Whitney. Three-quarters brown morrocco over marbled boards with 5 spine bands and gilt decoration & lettering. Matching marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt with deckle cut page edges. [xviii, 1, 311pp].… Read more
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THE WATER FOWL FAMILY

by Sanford, L. C. ; L. B. Bishop & T. S. Van Dyke

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Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$475.00

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New York: The MacMillan Company. Very Good. 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition: #28 of 100 large paper copies from The American Sportsman's Library, edited by Caspar Whitney. Three-quarters brown morrocco over marbled boards with 5 spine bands and gilt decoration & lettering. Matching marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt with deckle cut page edges. [xi, 598pp].… Read more
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BASS, PIKE, PERCH AND OTHERS.

by Henshall, James A; Md

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1903
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$500.00

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New York: The MacMillan Company. Very Good+. 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition: #28 of 100 large paper copies. From The American Sportsman's Library, edited by Caspar Whitney. Three-quarters brown morrocco over marbled boards with 5 spine bands and gilt decoration & lettering. Matching marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt with deckle cut page edges. 20 full-page… Read more
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HISTORY OF THE RISE AND PROGRESS OF THE ARTS OF DESIGN IN THE UNITED STATES 2 Volumes

by Dunlap, William

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Published
1834
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$65.00

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New York: George P. Scott 7 Co.. Good+. 1834. First Edition. Hardcover. 2 volumes rebound in clean maroon cloth with bright gilt spine lettering. Hinges & text tight & intact. [viii, 9-435pp]; [viii, 480pp]. Vol #1: lightly scattered foxing; Vol #2: moderate foxing. Vol #2 has Small dampstain to first 3 pages and to latter half of… Read more
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THE PRINCIPLES OF EMPIRICAL OR INDUCTIVE LOGIC

by Venn, John

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1889
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$65.00

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London And New York: MacMillan and Co.. Good+. 1889. First Edition. Hardcover. Bound in dark maroon cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Text and hinges tight & intact. Interior bright and clean. [xx, 594pp, 2]. Spine ends rubbed. Spine lightly faded. Early owner's signature. Logic; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 594 pages .
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THE BIOGRAPHICAL ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF PENNSYLVANIA OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.

by Galaxy Publishing, editors

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Published
1874
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$350.00

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Philadelphia: Galaxy Publishing Co.. Very Good. 1874. First Edition. Hardcover. Original full brown morocco leather with elaborate black blind stamped decoration, spine bands & bright gilt lettering. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Hinges and text tight & intact. [672pp]. Text printed in double columns with a historiated letter at the beginning of each entry. Profusely Illustrated… Read more
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London: L. Upcott Gill. Very Good+. 1892-94. First Edition. Hardcover. 3 volumes in original decorative green cloth with elaborate black & gilt decoration & lettering. All edges gilt. Hinges and text tight & intact. Pages bright & clean without foxing. Profusely illustrated with 70 full-page b/w and color tinted plates (including 8 large fold-outs) , 22 … Read more
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A NEW STORY OF LITTLE BLACK SAMBO NO. 731D of BEDTIME STORY BOOKS

by Bannerman, Helen

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Published
1926
Condition
Good+ in Good+ dust jacket
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$70.00

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Racine, WI: Whitman Publishing Co.. Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1926. Hardcover. Clean paper covered boards with rubbed edges and some loss at spine ends. Interior of text is clean and intact. No page numbers. Illustrated by Clara Bell Thurston & Earnest Vetsch. Lightly soiled dust jacket has wear at spine ends and 2 small edge tears.… Read more
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SOIL SURVEY OF THE LONG ISLAND AREA, NEW YORK U. S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Soils

by Bonsteel, Jay A. ; and Party

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Published
1904
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$400.00

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Washington: Government Printing Office. Very Good. 1904. First Edition. Soft Cover. A few tiny corner chips ; Scarce Long Island survey bound in tan stapled printed paper wrappers with tiny corner chips. [44pp + 2 large chromolithographed folding maps] . Maps apprx 24" x 30". Geology, Physical Geography, Topography, New York. ; 8vo 8" - 9"… Read more
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LE GRAND THEATRE DE L'HONNEUR & DE LA NOBLESSE : THE GREAT THEATRE OF HONOUR AND NOBILITY ...in French and English

by Boyer, Abel (1667 - 1729) ( & John Innes?)

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Published
1729
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$700.00

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London: Henry Woodfall. Very Good. 1729. First Edition. Hardcover. A small 4to handsome later binding in brown calf over marbled boards with five spine bands, red leather label & gilt decoration and lettering. [xvi, 381pp; 2, 1, 259pp, 1]. Illustrated with 5 large fold-out and 25 full-page copper engraved plates, several partial-page engravings, many vignettes, headers,… Read more
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HENSELANA Collected Papers & Speeches by and about W. U. Hensel and Lancaster County, PA: Bound Into a Single Volume

by Hensel, William Uhler (1851-1915)

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Published
1910
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Lancaster, PA: Lancaster Historical Society, Lehigh Univ, Conastoga Traction Company, Etc.. Very Good. 1910. First Edition. Hardcover. Thick, large octavo bound in 3/4 black morocco over marbled boards with gilt decoration & lettering on spine. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Contains an author signed letter & an initaled inscription. Works by Hensel: Major John Andre as a… Read more
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LIBER STUDIORUM: 1-Architectural and Historical Subjects (1871) ; 2-Mountains and Marine Subjects (1876) & 3-Pastoral Subjects and Elegant Pastorals (1876)

by Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William)

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Published
1871, 1876
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$450.00

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London: The Autotype Fine Art Company. Good+. 1871, 1876. First Edition. Hardcover. Complete in 3 volumes bound in brown cloth with bright gilt and black decoration & lettering. Titles neatly hand inked on spines. Text tight & intact with 71 mezzotint plates mounted on heavy stock paper: 69 plates are protected with heavy paper guards. Hackley Library… Read more
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