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SANCTI GREGORII PAPAEI COGNOMENTO MAGNI OPERA OMNIA (17 Vols) by Pope Gregory

Venice: Sumptibus Caroboli, et Pompeati, 1768. Complete 17 volume set, bound in 16 leather folios. First editions. Published Venice: Sumptibus Caroboli, et Pompeati, 1768-1776. Folios, 8 3/4" x 12", full calf skin vellum with gilt embossed spine…

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$5,750.00


The Metaphysical Magazine. 8 bound volumes containing 49 issues, 1895-1899. Volumes 1,2,4,6,7,8,9,10. by Leander, Edmund Whipple and J. Emery McLean (Eds.)

NY: The Metaphysical Publishing Company, 1895. Broken run of bound volumes as originally published of the first five years publication of The Metaphysical Magazine. Includes 8 volumes from January, 1895 through December 1899: Includes Volumes 1,2,4,6,7,8,…

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$5,000.00


La tete contre les Murs. (Signed, 6-color inlaid leather, Robert Fonta, Jacques Blanchet) by Bazin, Herve; Jacques Blanchet (binder)

Paris: Aux Editions Eliane Norberg, 1951. First edition thus. Signed, De Luxe limited edition. Sumptuous, full leather Artesian binding by Jacques Blanchet. From an edition of 202, number 72 of 180 printed on Velin d' Arches. Published Paris: Editions…

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$4,750.00


A Widow for One Year (SIGNED, Cook Neilson Assoc.) by Irving, John

Amsterdam: Anthos, 1998. Signed first edition of rare English language Dutch edition of Irving's novel. Precedes the release of the US and UK editions. Signed presentation to motorcycle legend Cook Neilson, who took the photo of Irving that was used o…

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$3,500.00


AMERICAN SCENERY; or Land, Lake, and River. Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature. (Two Volumes) From Drawings by W. H. Bartlett, Engraved in the First Style of the Art, By R. Wallis, J. Cousen, Willmore, Brandard, Adlard, Richardson, &c. by Bartlett, W. H., illustrator; Willis, N. P., Text

London: George Virtue, 1840. First edition. 2 volumes bound in extra gilt-ornamental red full leather with panels, raised bands, all edge gilting, gilt edge decorations, colored endpapers, ribbon markers. Bookplate of former U.S. Senator and Congressman W…

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$3,500.00


Travels through the interior parts of North America in the years 1766, 1767, and 1768 by Carver, Jonathan

London: Printed for the Author, 1778. First edition. Bound in 3/4 calf with raised bands and gilt titles, decorative endpapers. Published London: Printed for the author, 1778. 8vo., 5 1/2" x 8 1/4", xvi, [17]-543, [1] pp. errata page, two foldin…

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$3,500.00


The Geographical and Historical Dictionary of America and the West Indies. Containing an entire translation of the Spanish work of Colonel Don Antonio de Alcedo (Complete Text in 5 volumes) by Thompson, G.A.; De Alcedo, Colonel Don Antonio

London: James Carpenter et al, 1812. Complete text in 5 volumes. First editions. Published London: James Carpenter et al., 1812 - 1815. 4to's, 8 3/4" x 11", xx+574; 597; 512; 636; xl+462+1+105pp., illustrated with tables (one folding). Bound…

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$3,250.00


Memoirs of My Own Times; Diagrams and Plans, Illustrative of the Principal Battles and Military Affairs, Treated of in Memoirs of My Own Times (Four Volume Set - complete with all facsimiles, tabs, maps and plans) in 4 Volumes by Wilkinson, James

Philadelphia: Abraham Small, 1816. First edition. 3 volumes in original state, with original boards, backstrips and paper labels, edges untrimmed. All facsimiles and folded tabs are present. Includes the Atlas volume, which is rarely found with the set. A…

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$3,000.00


Casa Manana by Morrow, Elizabeth

Croton Falls, NY: Spiral Press, 1932. SIGNED first edition. Limitied to 300 copies. Hard cover in original cloth. Published Croton Falls, NY: Spiral Press, 1932. 4to., 8 1/4" x 11 1/4", unpaginated, drawings by William Spratling, illustrated wit…

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$2,500.00


The Rime of the Ancient Mariner [Signed, Limited Edition of 525] by Coleridge, Samuel Taylor and Willy Pogany (illus.)

NY: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co, 1910. Signed first edition, limited to 525 numbered copies in England and America, #137, signed by Pogany on limitation page. Full brown morocco with gilt cover design, gilt spine titles, top edge gilting, pictorial end pap…

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$2,500.00


The Congo And the Founding of Its Free State A Story of Work and Exploration (2 Volume set) by Stanley, Henry M

NY: Harper and Brothers, 1885. First editions in near pristine original cloth. Published NY: Harper and Brothers, 1885. 8vo's, xxvii+528; x+483pp., plus 12pp. publisher's ads. Pagination identical to Sampson, Low issue. Illustrated with over 100 …

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$2,500.00


HUMAN ACTION: A Treatise on Economics by Von Mises, Ludwig

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1949. Hard cover in original cloth and dust jacket. Published New Haven: Yale University Press, 1949, third printing (October, 1949). Large 8vo., xv+889pp. "This book is the counterweight of Marx's Das Kapital an…

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$2,250.00


Theory and History: An Interpretation of Social and Economic Evolution by Von Mises, Ludwig

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1957. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth and dust jacket. Published New Haven: Yale University Press, 1957, first printing. 8vo., ix+384pp. "This is the economic philosophy of one of the original and untramm…

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$2,250.00


Charlotte and the White Horse - SIGNED by Krauss, Ruth

NY: Harper & Brothers, 1955. SIGNED first edition. Hard cover in original cloth and dust jacket. Published NY: Harper & Brothers, 1955, first printing. [Hanrahan A18]. 12mo., 5 3/8" x 6 3/4", unpaginated 24pp., color illustrations by Mau…

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$2,250.00


A Catalogue of Rare Chinese Jade Carvings Compiled by Stanley Charles Nott by Nott, Stanley Charles

Florida: The House of Jade, 1940. Limited, numbered first edition. Number 18. Published Florida: The House of Jade, 1940. Folio, 9 1/4" x 12 1/8", xxii+185pp., illustrated with forty-four full page plates from original photographs. An important …

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$2,150.00


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