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cover of James Russell Lowell and His Friends

James Russell Lowell and His Friends

by Hale, Edward Everett

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Published
1899
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First Edition
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Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1899. First Edition. Hardcover. viii, 303pp. Cloth. With portraits, facsimiles, and other illustrations. A couple of faint spots to covers else a fine copy.; Octavo.
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cover of The Courtship of Miles Standish, and Other Poems

The Courtship of Miles Standish, and Other Poems

by Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

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Published
1859
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Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1859. Hardcover. Third or fourth printing of the first edition, actually printed in November 1858. 215pp + 16pp of ads. Brown cloth stamped in blind on the sides, spine lettered in gold, brown coated endpapers. With the bookplate of reknown Albany, NY, industrialist Francis Conkling Huyck. Spine ends and corner tips worn, light foxing to… Read more
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cover of The Hanging of the Crane. With Illustrations

The Hanging of the Crane. With Illustrations

by Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

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Published
1880
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Boston: Houghton, Osgood and Company, 1880. Hardcover. 64pp. Brown decorated cloth stamped in gold, white, and black on the front panel, bevelled edges, spine stamped in black and gold, all edges gilt. Black coated endpapers. Frontispiece and forty-one in-text wood engravings by A. V. S. Anthony from drawings by Mary A. Hallock and Thomas Moran. Light edge wear, spine… Read more
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cover of Canadian Scenery Illustrated

Canadian Scenery Illustrated

by Willis, N. P.

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Published
1842
Edition
First Edition
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London: George Virtue, 1842. First Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated by Bartlett, W. H.. Complete in two volumes. 128pp; 116pp. Contemporary full dark brown morocco extensively tooled in blind and ruled in gold on the sides, spines with four raised bands, stamped in blind and lettered in gold, decorated endpapers, inner dentelles ruled in gold, all edges gilt. Engraved titles. Fifty-four… Read more
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cover of By Canoe and Dog-Train Among the Cree and Salteaux Indians

By Canoe and Dog-Train Among the Cree and Salteaux Indians

by Young, Egerton Ryerson

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Published
1890
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First US Edition
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New York / Cincinnati: Hunt & Eaton / Cranston & Stowe, 1890. First US Edition. Hardcover. x, 267pp. Marroon pictorial cloth stamped in gold and black on the front cover and lettered in gold on the spine. Decorated endpapers. Portrait frontispiece and several full page and in-text illustrations. Light fading to spine, mild wear to edges and spine, upper… Read more
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cover of Dreams. Hopes. Memories. (Three Volumes)

Dreams. Hopes. Memories. (Three Volumes)

by Vredenburg, Edric

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London: Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd. Hardcover. Illustrated by Corbyn Price, F.. Three companion volumes. Unpaginated. Off white cloth decorated with gold floral motifs, top edges gilt. Each volume with full page color illustrations by F. Corbyn Price. Small scrape to one of the covers, two of the leaves are torn, faint stain to top edge of one volume.… Read more
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cover of This Then Is Maud, Being a Monodrama

This Then Is Maud, Being a Monodrama

by Tennyson, Alfred

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Published
1900
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First Edition
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East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters, 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. 80pp. Brown limp suede with leather label stamped in gold affixed to front cover, top edge gilt, others uncut. Title page and initials designed by Samuel Warner. A fine copy in the original cardboard box. ; Octavo.
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cover of Letters, Sentences, and Maxims

Letters, Sentences, and Maxims

by Stanhope, Philip Dormer, Earl of Chesterfield

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Published
1899
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Philadelphia: Henry Altemus, 1899. Hardcover. 307pp + 16pp of publisher's advertisements. Appealing Art Nouveau style decorated cloth stamped in red and gold, decorated endpapers. Portrait frontispiece. Contemporary Christmas inscription on flyleaf and Christmas card laid in. A fine copy. ; 12mo.
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cover of Little Folks at Play: A Fairyland of Stories for Our Own Dear Little Home Fairies

Little Folks at Play: A Fairyland of Stories for Our Own Dear Little Home Fairies

by Various Authors

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Published
1899
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First Edition
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Chicago: W. B. Conkey Company Publishers, 1899. First Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated by Various Ill.. Unpaginated. Red pictorial cloth stamped in gold, green, blue, brown and black. With numerous in-text illustrations. Internally very clean. Wear to extremities. A solid very good+ copy. ; Octavo.
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cover of Paradise Lost

Paradise Lost

by Milton, John

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New York: Hurst & Co., Publishers. Hardcover. 291pp. Green pictorial cloth stamped in gold and black on the front panel and the spine panel, all edges gilt. Decorated endpapers. Portrait frontispiece and four inserted plates with illustrations. Short inscription in pencil on flyleaf, light wear to extremities, a touch of foxing to title. A bright near fine copy in… Read more
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cover of The Poetical Works

The Poetical Works

by Meredith, Owen (Lord Robert Lytton)

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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. Hardcover. The Household Edition. 480pp. Red pictorial cloth stamped in black and gold on the front panel, and the spine panel, all edges gilt. Inserted plates with illustrations. Minor pencil markings on some of the leaves, front hinge a bit weak (front free endpaper and flyleaves are partially split). A bright very… Read more
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cover of A Tramp Abroad

A Tramp Abroad

by Twain, Mark

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Published
1880
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First Edition
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Hartford, CT: American Publishing Company, 1880. First Edition. Hardcover. xvi, [2], 17-631pp. + 1p of advertisement. Brown pictorial cloth stamped in gold on the cover and the spine, edges sprinkled brown, tissued frontispiece and three hundred and twenty-eight illustrations. Issue points as follows: portrait frontispiece BAL state C (the sequence is suggested not determined); frontispiece BAL state B; sheets… Read more
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cover of Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of the Tatler, Spectator, and Guardian. In Three Volumes. [with] Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of the Rambler, Adventurer, & Idler, and of the Various Periodical Papers Which, in Imitation of the Writings of Steele and Addison, Have Been Published Between the Close of the Eighth Volume of the Spectator, and the Commencement of the Year 1809. In Two Volumes

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London: Suttaby, 1810. First Edition. Hardcover. Two complete sets in five volumes. 470pp; 352pp; 401pp. 499pp; 503pp. Bright red straight-grain morocco tooled in blind and gold on the sides, spines in compartments with gold and blind decorations and gilt lettering, all edges gilt, gilt inner dentelles, marbled endpapers. Engraved frontispieces. With the armorial bookplates of Edward Huth of Wykehurst… Read more
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cover of Zigzag Journeys in the Orient. The Adriatic to the Baltic. A Journey of the Zigzag Club from Vienna to the Golden Horn, the Euxine, Moscow, and St. Petersburg. Fully Illustrated

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Boston: Estes and Lauriat, 1883. Hardcover. 320pp. Pictorial boards, pictorial endpapers. Profusely illustrated. Light wear to extremities and spine, small stain to lower edge of last few leaves. A very good+ copy. ; Octavo.
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cover of Zigzag Journeys in Classic Lands; or, Tommy Toby's Trip to Mount Parnassus

Zigzag Journeys in Classic Lands; or, Tommy Toby's Trip to Mount Parnassus

by Butterworth, Hezekiah

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Published
1883
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Boston: Estes and Lauriat, 1883. Hardcover. 318pp. Pictorial boards, pictorial endpapers. Profusely illustrated. Some wear to extremities and spine, small stain to lower edge of last few leaves and larger faint stain to back cover. A very good- copy. ; Octavo.
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cover of The First Men in the Moon Complete in Cosmopolitan Vol. 30 and 31

The First Men in the Moon Complete in Cosmopolitan Vol. 30 and 31

by Wells, Herbert George

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Published
1900
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First Edition
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New York: The Cosmopolitan Press, 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated by Hering, E.. The complete first appearance of H. G. Wells' classic dystopian science fiction novel. Precedes all other editions. In two volumes (Vol. XXX - November, 1900 - April, 1901; Vol. XXXI - May-October 1901). 680, [8]pp; 676pp. Recent half red morocco over marbled boards, marbled endpapers and… Read more
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cover of Istoria dell'eresie colle loro confutazioni... intitolata Trionfo della Chiesa, e divisa in tre tomi; nel primo, e secondo si scrive l'istoria; nel terzo poi si pongono le confutazioni dell'eresie principali. Edizione seconda veneta

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Bassano: A Spese Remondini di Venezia, 1791. Hardcover. Second Venetian edition, complete in three volumes. xxiv, 395pp; xii, 250pp; 405pp. Contemporary full vellum with handwritten titles in ink on the spine panels, edges sprinkled red. Title vignettes, headpieces. Important work on heresies and heretics by Saint Alphonsus Liguori. Mild scattered foxing, short tear to spine of volume 3. Internally… Read more
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cover of The Bird

The Bird

by Michelet, Jules

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Published
1868
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First British Edition
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London Edinburgh New York: T. Nelson and Sons, 1868. First British Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated by Giacomelli, Hector. 340pp. Blue pictorial cloth stamped in gold and blind on the front panel and the spine panel, all edges gilt, pale yellow endpapers. With 210 illustrations by Hector Giacomelli. Translation of the famous work L'oiseau, originally published in France in 1856. Contemporary… Read more
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cover of Miniature Book Featuring One Biblical Verse for Each Day of the Year

Miniature Book Featuring One Biblical Verse for Each Day of the Year

by [Miniature Book - Scriptures]

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Hardcover. Miniature book measuring 37 x 54 mm. No date nor publisher given and no title page present. Cloth. 128pp. An iscription on the front free endpaper is dated 1889. Name in pencil on the verso of the flyleaf. Light wear to cloth. Very good. ; Miniature.
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cover of Little Classics. Intellect

Little Classics. Intellect

by Johnson, Rossiter, ed

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Published
1875
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First Edition
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Boston: James R. Osgood, 1875. First Edition. Hardcover. Volume Two in the Little Classics series. 207pp. Decorated green cloth stamped in black on the front panel and in gold and black on the spine panel, all edges stained red, dark green endpapers, title page printed in black and red. Collects seven stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Edward Bulwer Lytton,… Read more
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