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image of English Literature and Children's Books; 22 October 1992; Sale No. 4893

English Literature and Children's Books; 22 October 1992; Sale No. 4893

by Christie's

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Veery Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
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$24.00

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London: Christie's, London, 1992. 101 pp. 548 lots. Pages lightly tanned toward top edge, otherwise fine. English Literature: The John Bowden Collection of 18th Century books and bindings in remarkably fine condition; Shakepeare's Henry IV part I 1639; an unrecorded variant of Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey 1818, and an important Samuel Mearne Binding with an original fore-edge painting. Children's books:… Read more
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image of The Children of the Bible: as examples, and as warnings

The Children of the Bible: as examples, and as warnings

by Caulkins, Frances M

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Veery Books
Condition
Good-
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$32.00

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150 Nassau Street, New York: American Tract Society 52 pp. + adv. Blindstamped cloth with gilt titles on spine. A curved depression and associated stain to front board, causing a curve in bottom of spine with short tears to cloth, otherwise light wear to corners of boards. A dampstain of bottom third to half extends throughout volume causing browning. P.O.… Read more
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image of Blue Goops and Red: A Manual of Polite Deportment for Children who would be Good Showing How & How Not to Behave Everywhere; With Illustrations

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1909. [iv] 81 pp. Missing two half-pages: 7-8, 31-32. Chip missing from pp. iii, 1, 17, 21, 41, 45, not affecting page image. Almost all others have tears p. 61 torn and detached but present. Binding soiled and rubbed significantly at corners. P.O. inscription Christmas, 1909. Blue goops are on half-pages, which when… Read more
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$79.00
image of English Literature, History, Children's Books and Illustrations; 12 July 2005;  Sale LO5407

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London: Sotheby's London, 2005. 266 pp. 431 lots. History, Lots 1-9; Middle East (the flag of the arab revolt in the first world war, is the most important nationalist symbol in modern arab history), Lot 10; Politics, Lots 11-46; Scence and Economics, Lots 47-51; Film, Theatre and Entertainment, Lots 52-59; English Literature: 16th and 17th century, Lots 60-79; 18th, Lots… Read more
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$30.00
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Jumper: The Life of a Siberian Horse

by Kalashnikoff, Nicolas

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Veery Books
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$35.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1944. 224 pp. Blue Cloth with silver embossing is fine, some foxing to endpapers, and top of pages a bit dull. DJ missing two pieces with spine darkening. Dust jacket art and decorations by Edward Shenton. 'Although Jumper was harnessed almost daily that winter, the chores assigned to him were so light that he considered… Read more
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image of Con Sette Note: Figure di Grandi Musicisti Presentate da G. Edoardo Mottini

Con Sette Note: Figure di Grandi Musicisti Presentate da G. Edoardo Mottini

by Mottini, G. Edoardo

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Veery Books
Published
1935
Condition
Good
Item Price
$34.00

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Milano: Ulrico Hoepli, 1935. p.o. signed ffep. Color illustration by Nino Pagot on boards is clean and bright. Sedici tavole fuori testo [Sixteen plates outside text]. I count only 15 plates, perhaps there was a frontis or they are including the front board. Pages browned at edges and becoming brittle. Pages are becoming detached at front. Cloth spine with 3-… Read more
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Alice's Adventures in Oxford

by Batey, Mavis

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Veery Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$16.00

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Andover, UK: Pitkin Pictorials, 1980. 32 pp. A rub to the rear wrap, and a price sticker. Many unusual photographs and illustrations. ''Mavis Batey tells the story of Alice Liddell, the daughter of the Dean of Christ Church, and the immortal friendship with 'Lewis Carroll', the mathematics don, which inspired the Alice books. Mrs Batey, who is married to… Read more
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