Bindings & Editions

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La Fille Elisa [with] 8pp prospectus and an original illustration bound in

La Fille Elisa [with] 8pp prospectus and an original illustration bound in

by de Goncourt, Edmond

Paris: Emile Testard, 1895. Limited edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. Illustrated with attractive aquatints by Georges Jeanniot. The pictorial title page printed in color. Art binding by Charles Meunier (1866 - 1948) who helped renew the art of fine binding, and founded a small press, a review and a bibliophile society (Societe des Amis du Livre Moderne). Limited edition, number 181 of 300 copies, Librairie de l'Edition Nationale. Signed Meunier fine binding decorated with bats, flowers... Read more
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$475.00
A New Herball or Historie of Plants. Translated.....by Henrie Lyte.

A New Herball or Historie of Plants. Translated.....by Henrie Lyte.

by Dodoens, Rembert

3rd. English Ed. Corr. & Amen., London, Edm. Bollifant. 1595. pp.[xl], 916, [48]. Black letter, title within woodcut decorative border. Crown 4to. AEG. Contents in nr. fine condition. Nineteenth century half-calf leather over marbled boards, raised bands, gilt lettering and decoration, showing a little wear to spine, o/w. in thor vg. condition. Prov: Neat private library stamp to pastedowns (Rothamsted, Lawes Trust, acquired by them in 1915). Henrey 112. Henry Lyte first translated Dodoens’ celebrated... Read more
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£3,950.00
RIVER

RIVER

by HUGHES TED

New York: Harper, 1984. First Edition. Signed by Author. (Harper & Row, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA, 1984). Original laminated printed card wrappers. Soft Cover. A VG+ copy (issued without a D/W). Inscribed by the Author on the front free end-paper: For my friend Janos/ from Ted/ with love/ April 1987. An important Association Copy. Interestingly, the American hardcover edition is less common then the British and of the American edition the issue in wrappers is less common then the hard... Read more
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£375.00
Five 18th-century catechisms in German

Five 18th-century catechisms in German

by Various

Mainly Bern: in Hoch-Obrigkeitlicher Druckerey; Joh. Christoph Heilmann, 1747-1755. Leatherbound. Very good. 5 vols. in 1: 48; 128; 24; 64; 32 p. 18 cm. Vignettes on first, fourth, and fifth title pages. Full leather with raised bands. Boards rubbed. Some small holes in spine leather. Ink inscription on front free endpaper. Small pencil and ink marks in last section. 5 titles in one volume: Kleiner Catechismus, das ist, Ein kurzer und einfaltiger Kinder-Bericht, von den fürnemsten... Read more
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$750.00
The Cabinet Cyclopaedia. History. ENGLAND. Vol. VI

The Cabinet Cyclopaedia. History. ENGLAND. Vol. VI

by Mackintosh, Sir James; compiled and edited by Rev. Dionysius Lardner

London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Green, & Longman, and John Taylor, 1836. Leather. Very Good +. A Very Good + copy. 12mo., xii, 367 pp., illustrated with an engraved title page. Bound in period full calf, with title and volume on red and black morocco labels on the decorated spine. All edges and end papers marbled. Pages nearest the paste downs are beginning to fox (including the engraved title page). Tight. An attractive copy.
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$18.00
Low Carb Dump Meals ***Large Print Edition***: Healthy One Pot Meal Recipes

Low Carb Dump Meals ***Large Print Edition***: Healthy One Pot Meal Recipes

by Louise Davidson

2017-01-21. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$102.44
Beast and Man in India: A Popular Sketch of Indian Animals in their Relations with the People

Beast and Man in India: A Popular Sketch of Indian Animals in their Relations with the People

by KIPLING, John Lockwood

London: Macmillan and Co., 1891. Leatherbound. Very good. xii, 401p.23 cm. Includes 94 illustrations. Printed in Edinburgh by R & R Clarke. Green half-leather binding with marbled boards and endpapers. Rebacked with original spine details lettering and arabesque designs preserved. Wear to boards at edges and corners. Pages clean. Text clear and unmarked. John Lockwood Kipling (1837-1911) is probably best remembered as the father of author, Rudyard Kipling, for whom he illustrated many books. He... Read more
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$200.00
Beyond the Hills of Dream

Beyond the Hills of Dream

by Campbell, W. Wilfred

Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1899. First Edition. Publisher's fine-ribbed cream cloth over gilt title printed boards, very good. Panel edges and spine bands only very slightly dust dulled. Remains a surprisingly well preserved copy; tight, brightly, clean and strong. Scarce. ; 137 pages; Association copy: signed, inscribed and dated by the author to Gilbert parker..
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$174.00
Sheriff's Revenge (Law Man of Powder Valley)

Sheriff's Revenge (Law Man of Powder Valley)

by Field, Peter

U.S.: Bantam 731, 1949. Square solid copy with a crease on spine, some scratches along bottom of front cover, and covers show minor wear.. 1st Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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$6.00
Mark's Memoirs of Jesus Christ: a Commentary on the Gospel According to Mark. by James Morison. [With the Text. ]

Mark's Memoirs of Jesus Christ: a Commentary on the Gospel According to Mark. by James Morison. [With the Text. ]

by Morison, James (1816-1893)

London : Hamilton, Adams & Co. ; Glasgow : T. D. Morison, 1873. First Edition. Contemporary half calf over green buckram boards, very good. Raised bands with a contrasting gilt-blocked label. Spine compartments uniformly tooled in gilt. Minor rubbing and toning as with age. Remains quite well-preserved; tight, clean and strong. ; 506 pages; Physical desc. : pp. Lxxxvii. 506. 8vo. Subject: Jesus Christ - Biography. Bible. N. T. Mark - Commentaries. Theology - Bible commentary..
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$102.00
The Guntoter

The Guntoter

by MacKinlay Kantor

Signet, 1963. First Printing. Very Good condition. Signet P2388. Slight inkmark to the cover.
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$10.00
Pietas oxoniensis : or, Records of Oxford founders

Pietas oxoniensis : or, Records of Oxford founders

by Skelton, Joseph, fl. (1820-1850)

Oxford : Published for J. Skelton ... by J. Parker, Bookseller, Oxford, J. & A. Arch ... and Longman & Co. ... , 1828. First Edition. Good copy bound in half calf over marble boards; professionally re-cased in tan buckram with a contrasting green leather title label. Quite a worn but strong example.. Provenance; Bookplate of Henry Perkins, Springfield, Surry. Notes; Title-page and preface pages guillotined. Physical description; iv, 96 p., [26] leaves of plates : ill. (engravings), ports. ; 36 cm.... Read more
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$342.00
A Bibliography of Charles Bukowski

A Bibliography of Charles Bukowski

by Dorbin, Sanford

Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press. 1969. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. No. 281 of 350 copies numbered and signed by the poet and by the bibliographer. A facsimile of Bukowski's first separate appearance, the Hearse Broadside No. 1, His Wife, The Painter, mounted as a frontispiece. This copy has the announcement / prospectus card laid in. Fine in lightly scuffed clear acetate dust jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 93 pp .
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$250.00
The King's Highway a novel; Russell: a tale of the Reign of Charles II by G. P. R. James Esq

The King's Highway a novel; Russell: a tale of the Reign of Charles II by G. P. R. James Esq

by James, George Payne Rainsford

London : Simms and M'Intyre, 1851. 1st Edition in this form. Very good copy in the original half calf over marble boards. Gilt cross-bands / raised bands with gilt-blocked titling. Minor, generalized wear to the bands and panel edges. Remains uncommonly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. ; 8vo 8"" - 9"" tall; 384 pages; Physical desc.: 384 p, 367 p ; 17 cm. Subject: English literature -- Fiction -- Fiction in English -- Texts. Series: The Parlour Library cxviii. Notes: Russell:... Read more
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$78.00
Get Your Shape in Shape

Get Your Shape in Shape

by Rita Chazen and Fran Hair

Paperback Library, 1969. First printing. Very Good to Near Fine condition. #64-208. Uncommon.
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$35.00
Punch or The London Charivari, volumes CVIII & CVIX (108 & 109) , January - December, 1895 (two volumes complete)

Punch or The London Charivari, volumes CVIII & CVIX (108 & 109) , January - December, 1895 (two volumes complete)

by Burnand, Sir Francis

Office of Punch, 1895. Book. Very Good. hardback. hardback, quarto, two volumes containing the complete weekly issues and almanack for 1895, uniformly bound in red half calf with marbled boards. Spines ornately gilt and title in gilt on iron-railings green morocco labels, a little rubbed to extremities, some foxing to the closed fore-edge else a very good tightly bound issues, illustrated throughout in b&w. Includes the large folding 'Merry Xmas' plate.
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£36.00
Reviews, Essays and Poems Including Essays from " The Edinburgh Review" Lays of Ancient Rome and Miscellaneous Writings in Prose and Verse

Reviews, Essays and Poems Including Essays from " The Edinburgh Review" Lays of Ancient Rome and Miscellaneous Writings in Prose and Verse

by Macaulay, Lord; Bettany, G. T. (Biographical Introduction)

London and New York: Ward, Lock and Co.. circa 1890. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges, corners and spine a little faded and rubbed.. No dustjacket. Quarter cloth maroon leather boards with gilt lettering on spine xxii, 1058 pages Complete edition with a Biographical Introduction by G.T.Bettany: from The Macaulay Library of Great Writers. . Hardback.
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AU$22.00
Strictly for Laughs

Strictly for Laughs

by Adams, Joey

U.S.: Pocket 1130, 1956. Square tight copy with light wear on covers. A little over 1" crease on top edge of back cover.. 2nd Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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$6.00
The American Universal Geography; Or, A View of the Present State of all the Kingdoms, States, and Colonies in the Known World. In Two Volumes. Vol. II only

The American Universal Geography; Or, A View of the Present State of all the Kingdoms, States, and Colonies in the Known World. In Two Volumes. Vol. II only

by MORSE, Jedidiah

Boston: Lincoln & Edmands, 1819. Seventh edition. Leatherbound. Good. 859 p. 23 cm. Fold-out map of Europe at front, fold-out maps of Asia and Africa at rear. Leather. Corners worn, some rubbing. Signatures on front endpapers, title page. Foxing. Pages 387-90 loosening. Remains of something like sealing wax on pastedowns.
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$50.00
A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church...  Revised and Corrected... with a Supplement

A Collection of Hymns, for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church... Revised and Corrected... with a Supplement

by Wesley, John

New York: G. Lane & P. P. Sanford. Good+; Corners lightly worn.. 1842. Hardcover. 64mo 3" - 4½" tall; Brown leather, gilt spine, 623p. .
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$125.00
Methode Pour Etudier La Geographie. Tome III

Methode Pour Etudier La Geographie. Tome III

by DUFRESNOY, M. L'Abbe' Lenglet

Paris: Rollin & Debure, 1741. Trosieme edition. Leatherbound. Good. xvi, 664 p. 17 cm. 3 fold-out maps of Scandinavia, Russia, and Germany. Full leather with raised bands and gilt trim. All edges red. Marbled endpapers. Spine label missing. Some dampstains within, including fainst stains to first 2 maps. However, these maps are still very good + with no tears or chips. Title continues: "Ou L'on Donne Une Descriptions exacte de l'Univers, formée sur les Observations de... Read more
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$100.00
Learning To Swim

Learning To Swim

by Henry, Sara J

New York, NY: Crown Publishers. Good in Good dust jacket. 2011. Large Print Edition. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 514 pages; Mylar Cover on dustjacket, Dust Jacket shows little wear of usage, Book Tight, Text is clean no markings seen. .
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$9.00
Dictionaire Comique, Satyrique, Critique, Burlesque, Libre & Proverbial

Dictionaire Comique, Satyrique, Critique, Burlesque, Libre & Proverbial

by LE ROUX, Philibert Joseph

Lion: Chez les Heritiers de Beringos Fratres, 1735. Leatherbound. Good. 668 p. 21 cm. Full leather. Gilt impressing and raised bands on spine. Hinges cracking, spine ends chipped, corners worn. Spine label missing. Bookplate and small clipping on front pastedown, ink inscription on front free endpaper. Title continues: "Avec une Explication très-fidéle de toutes les maniéres de parler Burlesque, Comiques, Libres, Satyriques, Critiques & Proverbiales, qui peuvent se... Read more
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$100.00
First Lines of Physiology by the Celebrated Baron Albert Haller M D  Translated from the Correct Latin Edition, Printed Under the Inspection of  William Cullen M D

First Lines of Physiology by the Celebrated Baron Albert Haller M D Translated from the Correct Latin Edition, Printed Under the Inspection of William Cullen M D

by Haller, Alberti Albertus Alberto

Edinburgh: Charles Elliot. Good+. 1779. Hardback. Contemporary full calf, raised bands to spine with decoration to panels & maroon leather title label, spine & joints rubbed with wear to spine ends, boards marked, front board detached, internally clean, 2-page publisher's adverts at rear, early reprint of book first published in 1747. ; 5.5" x 8"; 530 pages .
Item Price
£150.00