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POESIE VOLGARI DI LORENZO DE' MEDICI A CURA DI JANET ROSS E DI EDWARD HUTTON (2 VOLUME SET)

by De'medici, Lorenzo; Janet Ross & Edward Hutton

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1912
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Limited/Numbered Edition
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$120.00

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Edinburgh: Joseph M Dent. Very Good+. 1912. Limited/Numbered Edition. Hardcover. Two volumes bound with tan morocco spines over vellum boards with gilt lettering. No 230 of an edition limited to 400 copies. Top edges gilt: deckle cut front & bottom edges. A slim red silk bookmark in each volume. [viii, 221pp, 1]. [4, 140pp.1]. Hinges & text… Read more
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LEAVES OF GRASS

by Whitman, Walt

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited/Signed/Numbered
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$875.00

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New York: Limited Editions Club. Very Good. 1942. Limited/Signed/Numbered. Hardcover. Two volumes bound in original decorative green covers. Each spine has a brown leather label with the title stamped in gilt. Hinges & text tight & intact. Leaves are bright & clean. In a two toned VG green slipcase. Illustrated with glossy black & white photographs by… Read more
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THE ILIAD OF HOMER. TRANSLATED BY MR. POPE. [ FIVE of SIX VOLUMES]

by Homer; Pope, Alexander [translator]

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Published
1716-20
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$650.00

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London: Printed By W. Bowyer, for Bernard Lintott Between the Temple-Gates. Very Good. 1716-20. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. First printing of the Pope translation. Lacks volume 1. Volumes 2 - 6 uniformly bound in clean tan buckram with brown cloth spines & corners. Tan paper spine labels with black lettering. Original somewhat worn green wraps bound into… Read more
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FABLES OF LA FONTAINE

by La Fontaine, Jean De & Elizur Wright, Jr, translator

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Published
1860
Condition
Good+
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$50.00

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New York: Derby & Jackson. Good+. 1860. Hardcover. Contemporary binding of full brown morocco with elaborate tooling & gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. Internal hinges & text tight & intact, Profusely Illustrated by Grandville with head & tail pieces accompanying each fable, full page engravings & vignettes. Complete in one volume. [xlvii, 245pp, bl, 339pp] Spine… Read more
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SONGS OF LABOR AND OTHER POEMS

by Whittier, John G.

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Published
1850
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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Boston: Ticknor. Reed and Fields. Good. 1850. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth with gilt title on spine. Two leaves of ads dated May 1850 inserted prior to front end paper. Interior of text is tight clean and intact. BAL lists 1000 copies. Spine ends are rubbed and starting. Pin holes in gutter. A few flecks of foxing.… Read more
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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM. The Astronomer Poet of Persia Done Into English by Edward Fitzgerald.

by Omar Khayyam.

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Published
1917
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Second Printing
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$55.00

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London: T. N. Foulis. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1917. Second Printing. Hardcover. Light red boards with bright gilt & black decoration. Hinges & text are tight, clean & intact. Top page edges dyed red. [14, I-LXXVpp, 6]. Illuminated title page + 8 tipped-in color plates by Frank Brangwyn. Dust jacket has front paste-on illusration.… Read more
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POÉTIQUE FRANÇOISE

by Marmontel (Jean François)

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Published
1767
Condition
Very Good
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$175.00

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Paris: Lesclapart. Very Good. 1767. Hardcover. Complete in 2 volumes ; contemporary brown speckled calf with ornately gilt decorated spine: red leather title label & dark brown volume label. Triple gilt ruled cover edges surrounding an imprinted gilt armorial emblem on each cover. Marbled endpapers. Page edges dyed red. [xxxvi, 442pp, 1]. [418pp, 1]. Text is… Read more
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THE MAHOGANY TREE

by Thackeray, William Makepeace

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1887
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus; '
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$50.00

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Boston: Samuel E. Cassino. Very Good. 1887. First Edition Thus; '. Hardcover. Original publisher's cloth with bright gilt lettering and thin wood panel inlaid to front. Top edge gilt. Tipped-in frontis-portrait on tissue, wood-cut engravings & vignettes. Printed on heavy stock paper. Text is tight & intact. Corners & spine ends lightly rubbed. Light scattered foxing.… Read more
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A COLLECTION OF RIGHT MERRIE GARLANDS FOR NORTH COUNTRY ANGLERS

by Various Authors

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Published
1842
Condition
Very Good+
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$325.00

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Newcastle: Printed for Emerson Charley. Very Good+. 1842. Hardcover. Handsome green leather over marbled boards with raised bands and gilt decorated spine panels & covers. Top edge gilt. Hinges and interior are tight, clean and intact. Marbled endpapers. Twenty-three annually issued pamphlets of angling verse published from 1820-1842. The first," The Angler's Progress", is dated 1820,… Read more
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Venetia: Nella Stamperia Del Ciotti. Good+. 1620. Hardcover. Two works by Marino Giambattista in one volume bound in contemporary full vellum. Hinges & text are tight & Intact. Illustrated with vignettes and decorative letters. #1: (14) 74pp. A panegyric consisting of 297 sestines. Small lateral worm hole near front margin [[&]] #2: (1) 90pp. A pangyric … Read more
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London: G. G. J. and J. Robinson. Very Good. 1789. First English Edition. Hardcover. Handsome set in full leather with 5 spine bands, red leather labels & gilt lettering & gilt ruled panels. Gilt dentelles on cover edges. Interior of text is tight, clean & intact; light foxing only on endpapers. Translated from the French by Thomas… Read more
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GREAT DAY IN THE COW'S HOUSE (SIGNED COPY)

by Hall Donald

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited & Numbered
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$250.00

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Mt. Carmel, Connecticut: Ives Street Press. Near Fine. 1984. Limited & Numbered. Hardcover. Clean red cloth with a front cover paper title label. Signed by the author on last page. Illustrated with 2 (tissue protected) photographs by T. S. Bronson produced directly from the original glass negatives.130 copies of this book were printed on Mohawk Superfine paper:… Read more
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ORIENTAL HARP: THE POEMS OF THE BOSTON BARD

by Coffin, Robert S.

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Published
1826
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Providence, R. I.: Smith & Parmenter. Good. 1826. First Edition. Hardcover. Original first edition in full leather with chipped dark brown leather label & worn gilt. Published with an additional engraved title page and a frontis portrait of the author by S. Maverick. [ (9) , 254 pp]. Text is tight & intact. Joints & extremities rubbed… Read more
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SONGS OF THREE CENTURIES

by Whittier, John Greenleaf; editor

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1876
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Boston: James R. Osgood & Co.. Very Good+. 1876. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean green cloth decorated with gilt. (xxviii, 352pp). Interior of text is tight, clean and intact. Blank front and rear endpapers have a small damp stain, all other pages are clean. Poetry. Music; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 352 pages .
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London: T. Horne. Good+. 1716. Hardcover. " Adorn'd with cuts". The first illustrated editions were published in 1710 & reprinted several times until 1726 when the Hogarth illustrations were published. In a modern binding of decorative paper over boards with a paper label. Text is tight & intact with a small piece of p-15 lower corner… Read more
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WELL ENOUGH ALONE: TWO STORIES AND THIRTEEN POEMS (SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR )

by Dufresne, John

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780945167242
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$75.00

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Candia, New Hampshire: John Lebow. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1996. First Edition. 7364. 0945167245 . Clean white paper covered boards with green cloth spine in a dust jacket protected by a mylar cover. Interior of text is tight, clean and intact. Published and designed by John LeBow . Copy "M" of 26 copies hand bound… Read more
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IMAGINARY PAINTINGS

by Baxter, Charles

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Uncorrected Proof
ISBN
9780945167242
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$75.00

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New York: British and American Publishing. Very Good+. 1990. Uncorrected Proof. Soft Covers. 0945167245 . Clean light blue soft covers. Tentative publishing date. (4/15/90). Approximate length 112 pages. The first book of poems by the author of three books of fiction. Interior of text is tight, clean & intact, Poetry; 8vo; 102 pages; Signed by Author .… Read more
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THE GRIST MILL (AUTHOR INSCRIBED )

by Long, Haniel

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$65.00

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Santa Fe, New Mexico: The Rydal Press. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition in clean orange cloth with gilt title; encased in a mylar protected dust jacket that has lightly age toned edges with a spine head chip. Title page drawing illustration by Alice Lavinia Long. Interior of text is tight,… Read more
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MOTHER OF MINE, ODE TO THE NEGRO WOMAN

by Fulton, David B.

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller
Published
1923
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$1,795.00

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New York: August Valentine Bernier, Printer. Very Good. 1923. First Edition. Soft Covers. Fulton was a popular and respected writer in the Brooklyn African-American Community, he was known as a defender of his people especially women's rights. Mother of Mine; Ode to the Negro Woman was commissioned to be read at the annual Convention of the New… Read more
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NORTH OF BOSTON (SIGNED COPY)

by Frost, Robert

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Published
1929
Condition
Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket
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$500.00

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New York: Henry Holt and Company. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1929. Hardcover. First published1914 London. 1929 reprint of the 1914 edition. Signed by the author dated 1930. Clean green paper covered boards with gilt titles on spine & front cover. (ix) , 137pp. Dust Jacket with edge wear is in a mylar cover & has… Read more
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