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Livre de mariage d'apres les manuscrits de la Bibliothèque royale.

Paris: Gruel, 1846 Livre de mariage d'apres les manuscrits de la Bibliothèque royale. Paris: Gruel, '1846' [colophon 1849]. 8° (153 x 110mm). Chromolithographic title and 91 chromolithographic facsimile leaves incorporating one full...

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The Walk, Hampstead" or "The Spaniards - Hampstead Heath" (Oil on Canvas) by Davis, John Scarlett (Leominster, 1804 - London, 1845)

1840 Oil on Canvas. According to Tony Hobbs, possibly Scarlett Davis's last work. Condition Report: The painting is in Very good condition. The frame is in good condition. The painting is signed and dated in the lower left hand corner. If you want to...

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Atlas Universel by ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Gilles & Didier

Paris: les Auteurs & Boudet, 1757 Complete with the engraved title, 108 engraved maps (3 folding 105 double-page), all hand-coloured in outline and mounted on guards, each map with original stencilled title on the verso, uncut. (Occasional browning an...

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Ubu Roi. Lithographies originales de Joan Miró. by Jarry, Alfred (1873-1907); Miró, Joan (1893-1983)

Paris: Tériade éditeur, 1966 In-folio (422 x 322 mm). (ENGLISH DESCRIPTION AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST). 13 lithographies originales à double page en couleur de Joan Miró. En feuilles, couverture originale imprimée, chemise e...

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"AN EXTENSIVE WOODED LANDSCAPE WITH FIGURES BY A FORD" (Oil on Canvas) by Johann Christian Vollerdt: (Leipzig, 1708 - Dresden, 1769)

1757 Oil on Canvas. Condition Report: The canvas has been relined, and does not appear to have suffered any major damages. The paint surface, which been quite recently cleaned and varnished, is in very good condition. Inspection under ultraviolet light re...

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Les Facheux by Molière, Jean-Baptiste Poquelin [1622-1673]

Paris: Guillaume de Luyne [Christophe Journel pour], 1662 In-12 (87 x 147 mm). Maroquin rouge, dos à nerfs richement orné aux petits fers, triple filet doré sur les plats, double filet doré sur les coupes, dentelle dorée...

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Théorie du mouvement de la Lune (AVEC) Supplément à la Théorie de la Lune par Jean Plana, 1856-1857. (4 VOLUMES) by Plana, Giovanni Antonio Amedeo [1781-1864]

Turin: De l'Imprimerie royale, 1832 "Théorie du Mouvement de la Lune", (1832), 3 Volumes in-4: pp. (10), XVI, (8), 794; (10), 865, (3); (8), 856, (2); "Supplément à la Théorie de la Lune", (1856, 1857, 1...

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Les Roses, peintes par P. J. Redouté, décrites et classées selon leur ordre naturel, Par C. A. Thory. Troisième Édition. (3 Volumes) by Redouté, Pierre-Joseph [1759-1840]; Thory, Claude Antoine [1757-1827]

Paris & St-Pétersbourg: Chez P. Dufart (Paris); Chez J. F. Hauër et Cie (St-Pétersbourg), 1835 3 Volumes, 3rd octavo edition. Half-titles present, 2 lithograph portraits and 184 fine stipple-engraved plates printed in colours and fi...

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Munificentia Venetiarum (Exemplaria Praetiosa II)

Vatican: Archivio Segreto Vaticano, 2004 Chosen for its special value among those conserved and relative to the Veneto area, the original parchment dated 1586 has been kept in the Vatican Archives safe for centuries. This document (archive reference A.A.,...

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BASEBALL FILM - Early film reel in three parts depicting Babe Ruth and the Yankees, submarine pitcher Carl Mays, and more. by Babe Ruth; Carl Mays; Bob Muesel; Wally Pipp; Del Pratt; John McGraw; Ping Bodie

New York: Pathe Newreel, 1920 Film reel in three parts: the first a 1921 Pathe Newsreel of the Cleveland Indians hosting the New York Yankees, likely August, 1920, with Babe Ruth predominantly featured (this section likely a later print, perhaps 1930s); t...

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History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs. (2 Volumes) by McKenney, Thomas Loraine [1785-1859]; Hall, James [1793-1868]

Philadelphia: D. Rice & Col., 1872 Volume I (1872): Title Page - [iv] - 450 pages; Volume II (1874): 1 hand-colored lithographic portrait of "Billy Bowleg" - [i-iv] - 5-541 pages. Navy half morocco over original blue cloth-covered boards, sp...

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The First Collected Works of Sir Winston Churchill [with] The Collected Essays. Centenary Limited Edition. (38 Volumes) by Churchill, Winston S. (1874-1965)

London.: The Library of Imperial History, 1973 38 Volumes, complete. Original full vellum, armorial device to upper board gilt, gilt titles to spines, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, silk bookmark bound in, with the slipcases. A few slipcases are light...

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JAPAN. Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. With an Essay on Japanese Art by Kakuzo Okakura. Mikado Special Edition (12 Volumes) by Edited by Captain F. Brinkley [1841-1912]

Boston: J. B. Millet Company, 1897 1897-1901. 12 Volumes, "Mikado Special Edition"; numbered 20 of 25. Mounted frontispiece (2 painted on silk or brocade), mounted plates comprising; colour collotype of flower studies, hand-coloured plates, albu...

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Album contenant 30 portraits de format "Carte de visite" de Personnalités / FINE COLLECTION OF 30 CARTE-DE-VISITE PORTRAITS INCLUDING ONE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN.

1860 FINE COLLECTION OF 30 CARTE-DE-VISITE PORTRAITS INCLUDING ONE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. Album with 30 Carte-de-Visite portraits of celebrities (writers, painters, composers, artists, politicians): Abraham Lincoln, Alexandre Dumas père, Victor Hugo, ...

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