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Eros Magazine. Volume One [1], Full Year Numbers One [1], Two [2], Three [3], Four [4]
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Eros Magazine. Volume One [1], Full Year Numbers One [1], Two [2], Three [3], Four [4]

By Ginzburg, Ralph

New York: Eros Magazine, 1962. First edition of the first four issues of this hardcover magazine at the forefront of the 1960s sexual revolution. Includes Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter issues, well-illustrated throughout, 13 inches tall. Near fine condition with only very light edge rubbing, good hinges, firm bindings, very clean pages with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall.

$112.99

The Pageant 1897
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The Pageant 1897

By Edited By C. Hazelwood Shannon and J. W. Gleeson White

London: Henry and Co., 1897. First edition, 1897. Collected literary works illustrated by artists such as Gustave Moreau, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Sire Edward Burne-Jones, Giulio Camagnola, Walter Crane, Charles Ricketts and others, along with an original color woodcut by Lucien Pissarro who also designed the endpapers. Mauve pink cloth lettered and decorated in a dove design in gilt, 10.25 inchest tall. Some expected external wear including a very short fabric tear to the spine foot, a little bit of edge bumping, some uneven sun fading to an area on the rear cover, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a name and 1897 date on the front free endpaper and the armorial bookplate of Thomas Wallace, Jr., Ellerslie Hall on the front pastedown beneath the endpaper design, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$112.99

Il Tintoretto
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Il Tintoretto

By Coletti, Luigi

Bergamo, Italy: Istituto Italiano d'Arti Grafiche, 1944. In Italian. Second edition, 1944, in an attractive binding. Three quarter deep green textured leather over patterned boards, attached ribbon bookmark, matching patterned slipcase. Illustrated with a color frontis and black and white plates throughout. The book is in very good condition with firm binding, lightly age-toned but clean pages, name neatly written on the front free endpaper, no other markings. the slipcase has light edgewear and uneven age-yellowing, structurally sound.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Slipcase. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$47.99

The Fables of La Fontaine
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The Fables of La Fontaine

By La Fontaine [Lafontaine]. Translated By Marianne Moore

New York: The Viking Press, 1954. First edition, no. 142 of 400 numbered copies that were supposed to be signed by the translator, but this one is not. Bright red cloth with original clear plastic dustjacket, black slipcase. The book is in very good condition with the spine retaining a bright red color, good hinges, firm text block, neatly written gift notation from 1954 on the front and rear free endpapers, pages otherwise clean and unmarked. The is some wear to the clear dustjacket, mainly a bit of edge chipping. The slipcase has some shelfwear and some bumping to the open edges, structurally sound.. First, Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Slipcase. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$87.99

The Best of Edgar Allan Poe. Illustrated Edition
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The Best of Edgar Allan Poe. Illustrated Edition

By Poe, Edgar Allan

Chicago: Royce Publishers, 1945. First edition thus, 1945. Pocket sized softcover edition containing five Poe stories illustrated with exaggerated woodcuts (or linoleum cuts). Covers sensationalize the horror aspect of the stories, which include: The Black Cat; The Pit and the Pendulum; Berenice; The Masque of the Red Death; The Purloined Letter. Light edgewear, binding sound, very minor light brown spots to the far top margin of the first fifteen pages, name written inside front cover, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Good. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.

$47.99

Hudibras. Compleat. In Three Parts. Written in the time of the Late Wars. Corrected and Amended, with Several Additions and Annotations
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Hudibras. Compleat. In Three Parts. Written in the time of the Late Wars. Corrected and Amended, with Several Additions and Annotations

By Butler, Samuel

London: Thomas Horne, 1700. Title page dated 1700. Early printing, including all three parts, in what appears to be a period binding with an armorial blindstamp - a superlibros - with two lions passant on the front and rear covers. Full brown paneled calf with blind-stamped floral decorations at the corners and the armorial shield in the center, raised spine bands, dark red gilt lettered label, gilt decorated compartments, [1], 1-230 pages, about 7.5 inches tall. Expected wear to the extremiites, binding firm, pages uniformly age-toned, name (Thos B....] on title page, another name on verso of title page, no other markings. . Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$447.99

The Ballad of Jan Van Hunks. First Edition with Slipcase
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The Ballad of Jan Van Hunks. First Edition with Slipcase

By Rossetti, Dante Gabriel

London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1929. First, limited ediiton, no. 384 of 620 copies printed, with original slipcase. Illustrated throughout with engravings by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, and with an introduction by Mackenzie Bell. Flexible covers in vellum with gilt front cover design, about 7.5 inches tall, original plain tan slipcase. The book is in very good condition, with clean covers, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, armorial bookplate of Oliver Brett inside front cover, no other names or markings. The slipcase is unevenly age-browned and has some modest edgewear, structurally sound. Includes a 1948 receipt for purchase of the book by the last owner from Marks & Co. Booksellers in London.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/Very Good Slipcase. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$97.99

Hoppie the Hopper.  An In Action Book
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Hoppie the Hopper. An In Action Book

By Baller, Albert. Illustrated By Eleanor Corwin

Chicago: Rand McNally & Company, and Phillips Publishers, Inc., 1951. First printing, with Patent Pending on the title page. Very good in worn presentation box. Charming book with original box, with Hoppie the Grasshopper on the end of a clear plastic strip which flips, or hops, through rectangular holes in each page, allowing Hoppie to be in a scene on each page. Color illustrated throughout. Pictorial hardcover, 28 pages. Very good with minimal edge rubbing, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. Hoppie functional throughout. Box is fair to good with a chip to one of the lid sides, edgewear, minor age-speckling. Includes original instruction sheet.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair Box. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$67.99

Forty Rainy-Day Games for Boys and Girls
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Forty Rainy-Day Games for Boys and Girls

By Horowitz, Caroline

New York: Hart Publishing Company, 1949. First edition, 1949. Activities suitable for children aged 9 to 14. Games, projects, crafts, other activities illustrated in black and white plus one color. Tan cloth with dustjacket. Very good condition, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [1.25] and has light expected shelf soil, minor chips to the lower front panel, little paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.99

An Essay on Education. A Poem. In Two Parts. I. The Pedant. II. The Preceptor
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An Essay on Education. A Poem. In Two Parts. I. The Pedant. II. The Preceptor

By Johnson, Samuel (1738-1798)

Shrewsbury: Stafford Pryse. Sold By R. Baldwin et al, 1771. First edition, 1771, in a fine binding by Birdsall of Northampton and London. Tan smooth calf with gilt spine lettering and gilt ruled covers, just over ten inches tall, iv, 1-45, [1], plus the advertisement and errata leaf. Exceptional example with only light edgewear and a touch of use-related cover soil, renewed endpapers, firm binding, very clean pages in very good condition with three tiny slits to each margin as a souvenir of its prior binding, no names or other markings. Gift card laid in loosely at the front transmitting this as a gift to the previous owner, a professor of medieval literature. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$852.99

To Day a Man, To Morrow None: From the Rare Original Printed at London in 1644. Mr. Ashbee's Occasional Fac-Simile Reprints (Limited to 100 Copies of Each)
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To Day a Man, To Morrow None: From the Rare Original Printed at London in 1644. Mr. Ashbee's Occasional Fac-Simile Reprints (Limited to 100 Copies of Each)

By Sir Walter Rawleigh [Raleigh]. Reprint By Mr. Ashbee

London: Printed for Subscribers Only, 1872. No. 42 of only 100 copies printed, signed by the publisher, E. W. Ashbee. Document from 1644 reprinted in 1872 on a limited basis by Ashbee, who published a series of these facsimiles during the late 19th century. Softcover, engraved title plus six pages of text. Also includes a facimile letter - which seems to be unrelated - to Lord Cromwell in 1653. We left the two items together since it seemed to have made sense to the previous owner. Covers chipped, front cover effectively detached despite an old attempt to reglue as evidenced by glue spotting along the spine edge, contents intact and age-toned with a few very light pencil notes by the previous owner (a professor of medieval studies) and whose name is blind stamped at the upper corner of the front cover. A scarce item.. Signed by the Publisher. Limited Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$477.99

The Child and Things
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The Child and Things

By Fallis, Edwina

Yonkers-on-Hudson, NY: World Book Company, 1940. Published 1940. Activities promoting sensory perception and motor activities by introducing children to various things and gadgets to figure out and/or construct. Illustrated in black and white. Light brown cloth, no dustjacket, possibly as issued. Light edge rubbing, firm binding, clean pages with names neatly written at the top of the front free endpaper, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$37.99

The Story of Queen Anelida and the False Arcite: By Geoffrey Chaucer. Printed at Westminster By William Caxton About the Year 1477
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The Story of Queen Anelida and the False Arcite: By Geoffrey Chaucer. Printed at Westminster By William Caxton About the Year 1477

By Chaucer, Geoffrey

Cambridge, England: University Press, 1905. High quality 1905 facimile printing of the 1477 original. Part of a series of rare 15th century printed books (incanabula) in the Cambridge University Library. Includes three leaves plus 19 pages of the facsimile pages. Gray hardcover with vellum spine and front cover label, about 10.5 inches tall. Very modest cover wear, firm text block, very clean pages with the name in pencil of the previous owner (a professor of medieval studies and specifically a Chaucer scholar - F. J. Chiarenza) on the front free endpaper, a lightly written pencil note in the same hand on the title page, no other markings. Slip of paper with typed poetry in Middle English laid in loosely at the front. . Facsimile. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$452.99

The Glass Gaffers of New Jersey, and Their Creations from 1739 to the Present
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The Glass Gaffers of New Jersey, and Their Creations from 1739 to the Present

By Adeline Pepper

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1971. First edition, 1971. Well illustrated throughout. Blue-green cloth with color illustrated dustjacket. The book has light edge rubbing, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [17.50] and has some shelfwear, mainly edge rubbing, some lifting to the clear film beneath the new mylar, effectively no paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$32.99

Sailor Song
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Sailor Song

By Ken Kesey

New York: Viking, 1992. First edition, first printing, 1992, signed by the author in metallis ink, dated 1992, on the front free endpaper. Review copy with original publication date slip and publisher's promotional sheet. Light tan hardcover with white cloth spine, color illustrated dustjacket. The book is in about fine condition with just a couple of tiny speckles to the top edge of the text block, good hinges, tight binding (probably never read), clean pages, no other names or markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped [23.50] and is also about fine with only a very very light trace of shelf rubbing, no chips or tears.. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$147.99

Phoenix and Consolidated Art Glass: 1926-1980
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Phoenix and Consolidated Art Glass: 1926-1980

By Jack D. Wilson

Marietta, OH: Antique Publications, 1990. Stated first edition. Well illustrated throughout. Pictorial hardcover with no dustjacket, likely as issued. Includes separate quick reference booklet that came with the book that shows estimated values at the time of publication. Some minor edge rubbing, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$47.99

The Elsholz Collection of Early American Glass. Three [3] Volumes - 1, 2, 3, Sessions, I, II, III, IV, V, VI
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The Elsholz Collection of Early American Glass. Three [3] Volumes - 1, 2, 3, Sessions, I, II, III, IV, V, VI

By Richard A. Bourne Co. [Auction Catalog - Catalogue]

Hyannis, MA: Richard A. Bourne Co., Inc., 1986. First edition. Three volume hardcover auction catalog featuring six sessions in three auctions: December 9 & 10, 1986; May 5 & 6, 1876; November 17 & 18, 1987. Includes prices realized for each volume as well as the errata sheet for volume I. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering to front covers and spines. Light shelfwear and corner bumping, bindings firm, pages clean and unmarked, internally fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$147.99

Hartford Yesterday & Today (350 Years)
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Hartford Yesterday & Today (350 Years)

By Arnold, Robert H.

Hartford, CT: Farmcliff Press, 1985. First edition, 1985. Includes walking and riding maps. Softcover in good to very good condition with light shelfwear, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$24.99

Etablissement De Portieux. Collection Des Dessins Des Principaux Articles 1933
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Etablissement De Portieux. Collection Des Dessins Des Principaux Articles 1933

By Societe Anonyme Des Verreries Reunies De Vallerysthal (Moselle) et Portieux (Vosges)

France: S.A. Des Verreries Reunies, 1933. In French. Scarce 1933 trade catalog of glassware made by the factory in Portieux, 354 pages with several in color, color chart at front along with a double page panorama of the factory. This catalog shows a distinct Art Deco influence on many of the products shown, along with more traditional wares. Printed softcover, about 10.5 inches tall. Some wear to the extremities and minor separation to the bottom of the firmly attached front cover (about two inches), firm text block, very clean pages with the address label of a prominent glass collector at the upper corner of the front free endpaper, no other markings.=. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$452.99

The Milk Glass Book. Schiffer Book for Collectors
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The Milk Glass Book. Schiffer Book for Collectors

By Frank Chiarenza; James Slater

Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 1998. First edition, first printing, 1998. Generously illustrated throughout. Maroon cloth with illustrated dustjacket. Fine condition, looks and feels new and unread, tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$47.99

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