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Hartford: William Andrus, 1842. Leather, front board almost detached. Gilt angel on front and backcovers. Gilt ruled, lettered spine. 852 pp to the end of prophets plus 263 pp of the New Testament dated 1841. Full page plates. Clean, tight, with slight scattered foxing.. Hard Cover. Good. 32mo - over 4" - 5" Tall.
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Scarlet Coat and Busby Hat. The 225th Anniversary History of the First Company, Governon's Foot Guard

by Way, Francis G.

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Fine
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First Edition
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By the Author No date, circa 1998. 195 pp with plates at the end. A history of Connecticut's Governor's Foot Guard.. First Edition. Red Gold Lettered Cloth. Fine. 4 to 11 3/4" h x 11 3/4" Wide.
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Zoonomia; Or, the Laws of Organic Life. Volume I (SIGNED BY DARWIN

by Darwin, Erasmus

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Published
1794
Condition
Fair -
Edition
First Edition
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$225.00

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London: J. Johnson, 1794. "Grandfather of Charles Darwin. The Zoonomia contains a system of pathology and a treatise on generation. Darwin believed that 'one and the same kind of living filaments is and has been the cause of life."(Garrison-Morton 105). Volume I published in 1794. VOLUME 1 MISSING TITLE PAGE AND FRONT COVER. SIGNED IN INK BY "E. DARWIN M.D."… Read more
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A Bibliography of The Writings of Edwin Arlington Robinson

by BEEBE, Lucius & Robert J. Bulkley, Jr and Edwin Arlington Robinson

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First and Limited Edition
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Dunster House Bookshop, 1931. 300 copies printed, this copy unnumbered. Tiny split top edge of spine. First and Limited Edition. Green Pape Boards Ppr Label. Very Good/No DJ as Issued.
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Literary Life and Select Works of Benjamin Stillingfleet, Several of Which Have Never Before Been Published. Illustrated With Plates. (3 volumes)

by Stillingfleet, Benjamin

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1811
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$325.00

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London: Printed By J. Nichols and Son, for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1811. Clean, bright copies with almost no foxing. Volume I-256 pp; 5 plates. Vol. II & III- 651 pp with 17 plates of the 17 genuses of grass. Vol. III with with "Directions for the Plates" and errata sheet at the end. 1/2 Leather with tips,… Read more
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THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, In Three Volumes (Volumes II & III)

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Published
1796
Condition
Poor to Fair
Edition
First Edition
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$175.00

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Philadelphia: Richard Folwell, 1796. 1796 on the title pages. Vol II: Ubj bane abd date on title page, 576 pp, book is split but intact. Vol. III; 477 pp plus 130 page index; ink name and date-1809- at top of title page; small library stamp and name stamp; intact, clean., Boards are loose, spine covering gone on Vol. II.… Read more
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Flora Britannica. The Concise Edition. With Photographs by Bob Gibbons and Gareth Lovett Jones

by Mabey, Richard

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1998
Condition
Fne -
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$20.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1998. 271 pp. Striking color illustrations.. First Edition Thus. Black Gilt Lettered Cloth. Fne -/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Combed Pattern Papers: Dryad Leaflet No. 107

by Dryad Press

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Near Fine
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Leicester, England: The Dryad Press No date. 11 pages with color and black and white illustrations.. Black & White Pictorial Covers. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Palaces of Vienna

by Kraus, Wolfgang; Muller, Peter

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Ed,
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9780865651326
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$40.00

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New York: The Vendome Press , 1993. Illustrated endpprs. 239 pp with extensive color plates.. First American Ed,. Brown Red Lettered Cloth. Fine/Very Good. Large 4 to.
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New york and Basel: Marcel Dekker Published respectively 1983, 1984, 1987. 546, 922, 823 pp. Charts, diagrams, illustrations. Clean, tight, unmarked set.. First Edition First Printing. Glossy white/gold/maroon Bds. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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HIBISCUS

by Walker, Jacqueline; Hanly, Gil (photographer

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780304350216
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$25.00

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London: Cassell , 1999. 96 pp with lavish color photography.. First Edition. Orange Gilt Letered Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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American Decorated Covers 1890-1930

by Dingman, Larry

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good Plus
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Minneapolis: Dinkytown Antiquarian Books, 2002. Copy No. 18 of a color illustrated catalogue of illustrated bindings. 349 Illustrations. Quite striking. Clean, bright, unmarked copy.. Printed Covers. Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova De Seingalt (The Memoirs of Jaques Casanova,) (6 volume set)

by Machen, Arthur - Translator

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Very Good Plus
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$75.00

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Privately printed for Subscribers Only No date of publication, circa 1922. "The rare unabridged London edition of 1894 translated by Arthur Machen to which has been added the chapters discovered by Arthur Symons a Supplement and Bibliography." Limited edition of 500 coies in uniform bindings-1/4 beige cloth with paper label on spine and vertically ribbed linen boards. Gold marbled… Read more
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The Laws of the United States of America in Four Volumes . Volume IV Only

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Published
1799
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$125.00

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Philadelphia: Published By Authority; Printed By Richard Folwell, 1799. With minimal library marks. Ink name and "1809" date written on loose flyleaf. 561 pp plus 25 pages of Constitution and acts referring Constitution to the states, table of contents, and long index. Boards loose, spine worn. Clean, tight, ready for rebinding.. First Edition Thus. Hard Card Covers. Fair. 8vo -… Read more
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Horseshoe Crabs and Velvet Worms: The Story of the Animals and Plants That Time Has Left Behind

by Fortey, Richard

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2012
Condition
Fine
Edition
First United States Edition
ISBN
9780307263612
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$15.00

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New York: Alred A. Knopf, 2012. xv, 332 pp with color and b & w illustrations.. First United States Edition. Orange Gilt Lettered Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Paris: Michael Levy Freres, 1847. Ink name flyleaf. Library stamp endppr. First few pages loose; inside front hinge cracked. 373 pp plus table of contents in rear. B & W plates. 1/2 leather with tips, elaborately decorated spine with morrocco label, buckram boards; some small worn areas spine.. Hard Cover. Fair to Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.… Read more
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Farm Legends, Farm Festivals, Farm Ballads (3 volumes)

by Carleton, Will

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Very Good Plus to Near Fine
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New York: Harper & Brothers With the elaborately gilt decorated, illustrated cloth bindings in excellent condition. Clean, tight internally with all the illustrations--no marks. . Pictorial Cloth. Very Good Plus to Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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City Ballads, City Legends, City Festivals (3 volumes)

by Carleton, Will

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Very Good Plus
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New York: Harper & Brothers Published 1885, 1889, and 1893 respectively. Bindings with the elaborate gilt and pictorial cloth covers in excellent condition. No marks internally, clean, tight copies. With all the illustrations.. Pictorial Cloth. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Report from a Parisian Paradise Essays from France 1925-1939 (and) The Wandering Jews (2 volumes)

by Roth, Joseph; Translated By Michale Hofmann

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Fine
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New York and London: W. W. Norton & Company Report from Parisian Paradise published as first English translation in 2004, this the second printing; 301 pp. The Wandering Jews, the Classic Protrait of a Vanished People, published 2001, 1st English translation, 146 pp. Both close to new copies.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Book of Mormon An Account Written By the Hand of Mormon Upon Plates Taken from the Plates of Nephi

by Smith, Joseph, Jun., Translated By

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Published
1999
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Very Good Plus
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Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1999. Personal note on flyleaf that this book is "a record that was kept by those who lived on this continent anciently." Slight crease on front cover.. Dark Blue Gilt Lettered Covers. Very Good Plus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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