Leather

We can help you find the leather books you are looking for. As the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value when you buy from Biblio.co.uk, and all of your purchases are backed by our return guarantee.

Leather Books & Ephemera

The life and times of Gaspare Tagliacozzi

The life and times of Gaspare Tagliacozzi

by Martba Teach Gnudi and Jerome Pierce Webster

Gryphon, c1989. Hardcover. Very Fine. Leather Bound Collectors Edition of the Classics of Medicine Library / Gryphon Editions. Edges are gilded and covers brass-die stamped in 22K Gold. Notes from the Editor/Publisher. As always, hardbox packed for protection.
Item Price
$65.00
A PARALLEL OF THE ANCIENT ARCHITECTURE WITH THE MODERN, IN A COLLECTION OF TEN PRINCIPAL AUTHORS WHO HAVE WRITTEN UPON THE FIVE ORDERS

A PARALLEL OF THE ANCIENT ARCHITECTURE WITH THE MODERN, IN A COLLECTION OF TEN PRINCIPAL AUTHORS WHO HAVE WRITTEN UPON THE FIVE ORDERS

by Freart, Roland, Sieur de Chambray

J. Walthoe et al, 1733. 4th Edition. hard cover. Good/No jacket. London: J. Walthoe et al.1733. Fourth edition, to which is added  AN ACCOUNT OF ARCHITECTS AND ARCHITECTURE, TOGETHER WITH AN HISTORICAL, ETYMOLOGICAL EXPLANATION OF CERTAIN TERMS PARTICLARLY AFFECTED BY ARCHITECTS, by John Evelyn, Leon Baptista Alberti's TREATISE OF STATUES, and Wotten's THE ELEMENTS OF ARCHITECTURE. [20]+xxxviii+115+[6]+74pp. Illustrated with many engravings including 40 full page.... Read more
Item Price
$475.00
Polar Star  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Polar Star - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Smith, Martin Cruz

Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library. Fine. 1989. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Full-Leather. A special Limited first edition preceding the trade edition. SIGNED by author Martin Cruz Smith. Unobtrusive scratch on back cover otherwise flawless. Overall Fine, unread; Sprung from a state psychiatric hospital, Arkady Renko takes refuge in Siberia, ultimately working on a Soviet factory ship in the Bering Sea. When one of his shipmates is murdered, he's pressed into service. This... Read more
Item Price
$44.00
Historical and Political Essays.

Historical and Political Essays.

by Lecky, William Edward Hartpole

London:: Longmans, Green and Co.,, 1908.. Half Leather. Very Good. 324 pp., 8vo. Half-leather hardcover w/ marbled boards. Collection of essays on the English empire, including Ireland. Crease to joints, slight edgewear & discoloration to boards & spine; light bowing to boards. Dark red morocco, 4 raised bands, leather labels. Gilt textblock top edge. Interior quite clean.
Item Price
$60.00
The Guinness Book of World Autographs.

The Guinness Book of World Autographs.

by RAWLINS, Ray

London Guinness Superlatives Ltd 1977. FIRST EDITION. 4to. (26.5 x 19.5cm). pp.244. Original simulated red leather boards, gilt titles to spine, with original pictorial dust jacket. Very good. With "about 1600" facsimile autographs of famous and historical figures.
Item Price
£25.00
Library of Useful Knowledge. Geometry...

Library of Useful Knowledge. Geometry...

by SOCIETY FOR THE DIFFUSION OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE

London: Baldwin and Cradock 1830. 8vo.(22 x 14 cm.) pp.viii+272. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards.
Item Price
£25.00
Cases Decided in the Court of Session, from May 12, 1824, to March 12, 1825. Vol. III

Cases Decided in the Court of Session, from May 12, 1824, to March 12, 1825. Vol. III

by Shaw, Patrick and Alex. Dunlop Jun., Esquires, Advocates (reported by)

Printed for William Blackwood; London. , 1825. Good. Sturdy contemporaneous full calf with gilt lettered calf tiles to spine. Binding a little worn. Light foxing and dust marking to outermost leaves. . Hard. 8vo. 9 1/2". . Good.
Item Price
£20.00
L'Imitation de Jesus-Christ

L'Imitation de Jesus-Christ

by R.P. Gonnelieu

Paris Leipzig: H. Casterman, 1883. Hardcover. Very Good. Leatherbound miniature book in very good condition. Gilt edges. Questions welcome. We ship internationally from the United States and Canada every week. If buying internationally, please be aware that additional charges may apply for heavier books. We guarantee a safe, quick, and secure transaction. 10+ years in online bookselling experience.
Item Price
$49.95
Marjorie Morningstar

Marjorie Morningstar

by Wouk, Herman

Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1981. Signed Limited Edition. Leather bound. VG but for very light fading to end paper edges, common in these editions. Signed by Wouk on a front free end paper, with tissue guard.. Moss green leather with gilt decoration all around. Four raised bands and gilt lettering to spine. All edges gilt. Silk moire end papers with satin place-holder ribbon. No dust jacket, as issued. 628 pp. with illustrations by Alan Reingold. With a message to subscribers,... Read more
Item Price
$100.00
The History of Hertfordshire; Describing the County, and its Antient Monuments, Particularly the Roman..

The History of Hertfordshire; Describing the County, and its Antient Monuments, Particularly the Roman..

by SALMON (Nathaniel)

London: Printed in the Year MDCCXXVIII. [1728]. First edition, folio, [8], 368pp., including the list of subscribers, large folding engraved map by J. Clark, cont. full calf, upper joint cracked, spine gilt, red morocco lettering piece, a nice clean copy. Provenance: Inscribed in pencil on the front endpaper "Bought at Sotheby's 20/2/1922 from Walsingham Abbey Library." Upcott I, p. 338-9.
Item Price
£245.00
Novels of Sir Walter Scott with all his introductions and notes, The; (Complete in 5 Volumes)

Novels of Sir Walter Scott with all his introductions and notes, The; (Complete in 5 Volumes)

by Scott, Sir Walter

Robert Cadell; Edinburgh, 1843. Very good. Contemporaneous binding of half-calf and marbled boards. Good solid, quality binding with superficial wear. Foxing, as usual. A superb, complete set. . Published between 1843-`47.. Hard. 8vo. 9 1/2".. Very good. Illus. by Beatifully illustrated with many steel engravings, superbly executed. Various classic hands; including George Cruikshank. .
Item Price
£196.00
Ye Shall Receive Power

Ye Shall Receive Power

by Ralph Spaulding Cushman and Robert Earl Cushman

Small pocket book, cover is leather or fake leather bound, light wear, text on front cover and spine is very dull, pages yellowing, text clean
Item Price
$5.00
Les Liaisons Dangereuses - Vol IV

Les Liaisons Dangereuses - Vol IV

by Choderlos de Laclos

A classic of French Litterature.
Title comprising 4 volumes. Volume 4 of 4.
Half Calf Hardcover with marbeled boards. Morocco spine label with abbreviated name. Gilt nº and gilt lines to separate boxes. Language: French.
Pages: 203
Printing: À Amsterdam
Boards in good... Read more
Item Price
€4,150.00
Les Avantures de Telemaque fils d'ulysse (The Adventures of Telemachus the son of Ulysses)

Les Avantures de Telemaque fils d'ulysse (The Adventures of Telemachus the son of Ulysses)

by Francois de Salignac de la Motte Fenelon

Alondres: Chez B. Dod, 1742. Leather. Good. Full calf. Folding map present. Raised bands. Spine label gone. Hinges split. First few pages clear taped inner hinges. Free end papers gone. xxxv, 528pp., with a Table. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied.
Item Price
$60.00
THE HISTORY OF THE REBELLION AND CIVIL WARS IN ENGLAND BEGUN IN THE YEAR 1641 - LARGE PAPER EDITION - 3 VOLUMES CONTAINING 16 BOOKS [COMPLETE]

THE HISTORY OF THE REBELLION AND CIVIL WARS IN ENGLAND BEGUN IN THE YEAR 1641 - LARGE PAPER EDITION - 3 VOLUMES CONTAINING 16 BOOKS [COMPLETE]

by Edward, Earl of Clarendon

Oxford: Printed at the Theater, 1707, 1704. Hardcover. Good +. Each Volume 10 1/2 x 15 3/4 inches (26 x 40 cm). Full calf. Volume One [1707] contains Books I - V, xxiii, 557 pages, Volume Two [1707] contains Books VI- IX, 581 pages, Volume Three [1704] contains Books X - XVI, 603 pages + 22 page Index. Condition is Good+; Pages are generally very clean with some light stains in the margins, no foxing, markings etc., most hinges are starting to crack but holding well, worming to last 20 pages of Vol.... Read more
Item Price
$400.00
Two from Concert Songs: Sing Birdie Sing [and] I'm a Merry Zingara (No. 17 Operatic Gems...as sung by Parepa, Clara Louise Kellogg, Adelina Patti

Two from Concert Songs: Sing Birdie Sing [and] I'm a Merry Zingara (No. 17 Operatic Gems...as sung by Parepa, Clara Louise Kellogg, Adelina Patti

by Ganz

New York: J. L. Peters (Peters Standard Edition), 1869; 1872. Illustrated by engraved covers. First edition. 5361; 2293. 2 volumes. Folded sheet music. 4to (34.3cm). pp. 5, [1]; 9, [1] Ad. Very Good. Removed from leather bound nonce volume with stitch holes trimmed and archival spine joints added. Several old yellowed tape repairs..
Item Price
$40.00
Indian Wars Of The United States, From The Discovery To The Present Time

Indian Wars Of The United States, From The Discovery To The Present Time

by Moore, William V

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Jas B. Smith & Co, 1856. Hardcover. Fair (boards detached. leather spine detached & remains in two pieces; variously chipped & rubbed. boards scratched & darkened; edges rubbed. corners rubbed. front endpaper and opening three pgs nearly detached, held by three binding threads). red leather boards w/ inlaid marbled paper. leather spine w/ 5 raised bands, gilt designs to compartments. marbled pastedowns & endpapers. 328 pgs w/ plates. top edge gilt. Pages very bright.... Read more
Item Price
$60.00
Kim

Kim

by KIPLING, Rudyard

hardcover. Tall thick 8vo, handsomely rebound in tan morocco with a red leather label, with Kipling's name in gilt on the front cover. N.Y., Doubleday, 1914.<br/><br/> Seven Seas Edition, limited and numbered.<br/><br/>
Item Price
$600.00
A Manual Of Instruction And Devotion On The Sacrament Of The Lords Supper

A Manual Of Instruction And Devotion On The Sacrament Of The Lords Supper

by Rev. John Hewlett

London Rivington, 1111. Hardcover. Good. 237 pages. No dust jacket. Black leather boards with gilt lettering and tooling. Inscription to front pastedown. Sticker mark to front endpaper. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some foxing. Binding has remained firm. Corners are dogeared in places. Boards have been moderately rub worn with some noticeable shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are bumped and a little frayed and spine ends are crushed, with some small splits and... Read more
Item Price
£71.07
L'Encyclopédie des Voyages, Contenant l'abrégé historique de moeurs [&c.]....et la collection complette de leurs habillemens...dessinés d'après nature, gravés avec soin et coloriés à l'aquarelle.

L'Encyclopédie des Voyages, Contenant l'abrégé historique de moeurs [&c.]....et la collection complette de leurs habillemens...dessinés d'après nature, gravés avec soin et coloriés à l'aquarelle.

by GRASSET DE ST. SAUVEUR, Jacques

Paris: chez l'Auteur [et al.] 1796. 3 vols. (of 5) 4to. (24 x 20 cm.). Original mottled calf. Bindings worn, preliminary leaves with some signs of age and use, the vast majority of the plates clean and fresh. Total of 253 (of 432) copper engraved plates with original hand colour. Comprises Vol. 1: Europe Part I (of 2, consisting of France/Italy/Greece/Turkey): 83 plates (Frontispiece plus 82) Vol..3. Asia:: 100 plates (frontispiece plus 99) Vol. 4. Africa: 70 plates (frontispiece plus 69) (Colas,... Read more
Item Price
£3,500.00
Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick&#39;s, Dublin, The. Volume III

Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, The. Volume III

by Swift, Jonathan

A. Kincaid & A. Donaldson, Yair & Fleming, and W. Gordon; Edinburgh and R. Urie, J. Gilmour, and D. Baxter; Glasgow., 1756. Good-. Contemporaneous full calf. Joints cracked. Five raised bands and gilt tooling to spine. Toned. 377pp.. Hard. 12mo 7". . Good-.
Item Price
£18.00
Oberon: Ein Romantisches Heldengedicht in 12 Gesangen.; Unique Copy, Specially Bound with 18 Original Drawings in Color

Oberon: Ein Romantisches Heldengedicht in 12 Gesangen.; Unique Copy, Specially Bound with 18 Original Drawings in Color

by (RABUS, Carl) & WIELAND, C[hristoph] M[artin]

Munich: Hesperos, 1919. First. hardcover. fine. Rabus, Carl. Illustrated with 18 etched plates and also 18 original color drawings. Afterword by Curt Moreck. 243 pages.Thick 4to, magnificently bound by Koellner in full tan pigskin with ornate blind-tooled floral and geometrical designs on covers; inner and outer denteles; and doublures of fuschia satin, top edge gilt. Preserved in a simple cloth clamshell case with padded linen interior. Munchen: Hesperos Verlag, no date [1919]. A very fine copy of a... Read more
Item Price
$22,500.00
MARY CASSATT

MARY CASSATT

by Jay Roudebush

US: Easton Press, 1982. Leather. Near Fine/No DJ. Beautiful leatherbound Easton Press Edition art book. Text tight and clean; no markings from previous owners; full leather. Raised bands on the spine, with gold decorations and titles on spine and cover. Leather at corners gently rubbed. All edges gilt. Silk bookmarker. PICTURES PROVIDED UPON REQUEST.
Item Price
$34.00
Worth The Fighting For: A Memoir

Worth The Fighting For: A Memoir

by John S. McCain / Mark Salter

Random House, 2002. Random House, First Trade Edition, 09/24/2002. no's line 2-10 A leather bound, signed first edition of this book has been published by the Easton Press. Book and Dj in Near Mint. Fine/Mint. After five and a half years as a prisoner of war in Vietnam, naval aviator John McCain returned home a changed man. Regaining his health and flight-eligibility status, he resumed his military career, commanding carrier pilots and serving as the navy's liaison to what is sometimes ironically... Read more
Item Price
$125.00
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Companion)

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Companion)

by Mark Twain

Hardback, leather bound cover with embossed gold print and design on front, back and spine, gold on outside edges of pages bright, only wear is a scrap mark on outside edges of pages, text clean
Item Price
$30.00