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The Merchant Explorer. A Commentary on Selected Recent Acquisitions.

by Parker, John. Urness, Carol.

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Published
1967-2001
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Good+
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Bulletin of the James Ford Bell Library which is a collection of books, maps, and manuscripts dating from the ancient world to the early 1800s, documenting international trade, global exploration, and cross-cultural interaction. Each issue discusses new acquisitions and puts them into context. 39 numbers: 7 (April 1967), 8, 10, 12-16, 18, 19, 25-41; each about 40… Read more
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French Books and Manuscripts 1700-1830. An Exhibition and Description of Collections...

by McNamara, Charles B., compiler. Dean, Arthur H. & Mary Marden Dean.

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good+
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$15.00

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France in the Age of Revolution; Descriptions of Collections in Cornell University Library. 105 pages; VG+. Stock#ofc0149.
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$15.00
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Bibliotheca Americana. Catalogue of the John Carter Brown Library in Brown University. Books Printed 1675-1700.

by John Carter Brown Library. Morley, William F. E., Samuel J. Hough, Donald L. Farren, Ilse E. Kramer, compilers.

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Published
1973
ISBN
9780870571404
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Reproduced from typescript. xxxi, 484 pages; 27 cm.; black cloth, spine stamped in silver; minor shelfwear; VG. Stock#ofc0125.
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$35.00
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Hardcover; three volumes; bound in green publisher's cloth; as new. Stock#ofc0099.
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$65.00
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Catalogue des Livres Rares et Précieux Composant la Bibliothèque de M. Ruggieri.

by Ruggieri, E. F. D.

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Published
1998
Condition
As New
Edition
Limited reprint
ISBN
9781578980871
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$75.00

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413 pages. En Français. Limited edition facsimile of the original edition: Catalogue des Livres Rares et Précieux Composant la Bibliothèque de M. Ruggieri. Paris, Adolphe Labitte, Libraire de la Bibliothèque Nationale, 1873. New edition with alphabetical index, arranged by author, title, royal subjects, and type of event, compiled by Penelope Hough. Stock#ofc0063.
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$75.00
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Early American Children's Books.

by Rosenbach, A. S. W.

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Published
1996
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As New
Edition
Limited Reprint
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$65.00

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354 pp. Pristine condition. Catalog of the private collection of antiquarian book dealer A. S. W. Rosenbach (1876-1952). Reprint of the 1933 first edition. Limited to 150 copies. Many illustrations; 816 books described. Arranged chronologically, each work is collated and annotated. Plates in black-and-white. Stock#ofc0062.
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$65.00
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Vienna 1888-1938. An Exhibition at The Houghton Library.

by Weber, Eugene M. & James E. Walsh.

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Published
1967
Condition
Fine
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$10.00

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"This exhibition attempts to show something of what Vienna was, as revealed by the productions of her most creative sons, during the fifty-year period extending from 1888 to 1938. It was a period of particular importance, for to it may be traced the beginnings of much that is considered 'modern' in the world of today" -- Introduction, p. iii.… Read more
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The Providence Athenaeum, A Brief History, 1753-l939.

by Leonard, Grace F. (Fisher), b. 1873. Worthington, W. Chesley (William), 1903-2002.

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Published
1940
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$10.00

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[Providence] Printed for the Athenaeum, 1940. "The second issue was reprinted in January, 1940, in an edition of 1000 copies, by the Akerman-Standard Co. for the Providence Athenaeum." Soft Cover. 60 pages, illus.; 19.5 cm. Vg/ paper. Stock#35130x.
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$10.00

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