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London Lyrics w/ introduction and notes by Austin Dobson

By: (Fore-Edge Painting ) LAMPSON (Frederick Locker)

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1904

Seller ID: 88133

Condition: owners name, cover wear otherwise very good-

196pp 12mo leather nice fore edge painting of "Robin Hood's Bay" View more info

Wat Tyler A Dramatic Poem in Three Acts bound with the Fudge Family in Paris edited by Thomas Brown the Younger


Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Sherwood, Neely & Jones: 1818

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88095

Condition: front hinge very weak, owners name, bookplate, cover wear otherwise near good

70pp + 168pp Fudge Family small octavo leather "In 1817 Southey was confronted with the surreptitious publication of a radical play, Wat Tyler, which he had written in 1794 at the height of his radical period. This was instigated by his enemies in an attempt to embarass the Poet Laureate and highlight his apotasy from radical poet to supporter of the Tory establishment." amorial bookplate of "Layard C. Hebden " View more info

The Log-Book of William Adams 1614-19 with the Journal of Edward Saris

By: ADAMS, Willaim & SARIS, Edward PURNELL, C.J. (ed.)

Price: $750.00

Publisher: London, 1916: none stated

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 103342

Condition: paperback rebound in blue boards with gilt backstrip stamps, worn edges and mild cover wear, clean throughout, bookplate, oxidized endpapers and pastedowns, Good

116pp + index, octavo, rebound reprinted from The Transactions of the Japan Society of London , Vol. XIII View more info

Green Gravel illustrated by James Daugherty


Price: $250.00

Publisher: D. Appleton-Century Co.: 1937

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 91234

Condition: owner name, cover wear, staining to rear fore-edge, tight binding, Good +

249pp, small octavo Signed by D. Aydelotte with "Sincere Greetings" View more info

Ismailia A Narrative of the Expedition to Central Africa For the Suppression of the Slave Trade

By: BAKER (Sir Samuel)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NY, Harper: 1875

Edition: Hardcover Edition

Seller ID: 75227

Condition: moderate cover wear, slight stain to bottom book side, otherwise good

542pp foldout maps engraved illustrations large cloth octavo Organized by Ismail, Khedive of Egypt View more info

Short Distance Long Journey, Haiku and Zenga Calligraphy by Liz Shepherd - Master of Sumi-e


Price: $350.00

Publisher: Collectors Limited Edition: No Date

Edition: Limited edition

Seller ID: 92059

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good+

varia pagination, oblong octavo volumes with bamboo chute halves bound to front cover hinges, in publisher's slipcase Limited, numbered 14 out of 50cc View more info

An Exagmination of James Joyce Analyses of the "Work in Progress"

By: BECKETT (Samuel) et al

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Norfolk, New Directions: no date

Edition: First

Seller ID: 85015

Condition: discoloration to cover edges, good+ in worn dustwrapper

194pp octavo cloth unnumbered copy of 96cc View more info

The Yangtze Valley and Beyond (complete in two volumes)

By: BISHOP, Bird

Price: $195.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1900

Edition: First

Seller ID: 92416

Condition: binding on volume 1 is shaken with a split front hinge, binding on volume 2 is tight, clean interiors, gold stamps are clear, tissue guards, spines are clear, gilded top page edges, volume 1 is Good-, volume 2 is Very Good-

two volume set, cloth, octavo two volume set View more info


By: BLACKWOOD, Algernon

Price: $200.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1936

Edition: First

Seller ID: 95690

Condition: tight binding, oxidized endpapers, no marks to the text, top page edges black, a few small stains to the bottom page edges,clear black titles with mildly soiled edges, Good+

300pp, octavo View more info

An Extract From the Enemies of Books w/ Decorations by Paul Hazelrigg

By: BLADES (William)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Skokie IL, The Black Cat Press: 1981

Edition: Limited edition

Seller ID: 88141

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good

36pp 4 1/2mm x 6mm miniature leather edition 1 of 249cc View more info

Some Distinguished Victims of the Scaffold w/ twenty-one illustrations


Price: $75.00

Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner, & Co.: 1905

Edition: Rebound

Seller ID: 88413

Condition: very nicely rebound, owners name, slight cover wear otherwise very good

232pp, large octavo half-leather rebind, raised bands and gilt/burgundy title blocks to spine, marbled covers and leather fore-edges View more info

A Treatise on Forest Trees Containing Not Only the Best Methods of their Culture Hitherto Practised but a Variety of New and Useful Discoveries ...

By: BOUTCHER (William ) nurseryman at Comely Garden Edinburgh

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, R. Fleming: 1775

Edition: First

Seller ID: 74841

Condition: rebacked. slight cover wear otherwise very good

259pp. quarto full tree calf leather View more info

The Collected Feghoot - 122 of the most outrageous, pun-filled adventures you are ever likely to take

By: BRIARTON, Grendel a.k.a. Reginald Bretnor

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Eugene, Pulphouse Publishing, Inc.: 1992

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 96751

ISBN: 1561464260

Condition: Near Fine

188pp, small octavo Signed "Ferdinand, Grendel, (& Reg. Bretnor)" View more info

Miniature Books Deserve More Respect

By: BROMER, Anne C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Bromer Bookseller: 1985

Edition: Limited edition

Seller ID: 103808

Condition: tight binding, clean and crisp pages and wraps, Near Fine

unpaginated, staple bound, tiny octavo limited to 750 copies View more info

Freddy the Politician

By: BROOKS, Walter R.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1948

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 92408

Condition: tight biding, clean throughout, mild edgewear with light soiling, mildly bumped corners, clear stamps, signed on the ffep by Walter R. Brooks, Good+

252pp, octavo signed by Walter R. Brooks on the ffep View more info

South of No North

By: BUKOWSKI, Charles

Price: $850.00

Publisher: Black Sparrow Press: 1973

Edition: Limited edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 100144

ISBN: 0876851901

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good

189pp, octavo Signed by Bukowski on special page and inscribed by "Chuck" / #71 out of 300cc View more info

Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar w/ illustrations by J. Allen St John

By: BURROUGHS (Edgar Rice)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. C McClurg: 1918

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88108

Condition: nicely rebound, slight cover wear otherwise very good-

350pp+ads, full leather rebound in cream leather with gilt lettering View more info

The Lake Regions of Central Africa A Picture of Exploration

By: BURTON (Richard F.)

Price: $650.00

Publisher: New York, Harper: 1860

Edition: First

Seller ID: 75226

Condition: owners name, spine and cover wear, slight stain otherwise good

572pp maps, engraved illustrations octavo hardbound View more info

Jesus Christ Nim Kinne Uetas-pa Kut Ka-Kala Time-Nin I-ues Pilep-Eza-Pa Taz-Pa Tamtai-Pa Numipu Timt-Ki The Life of Christ ... in the Nez Perces Language

By: CATALDO (J.M. , S.J.)

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Portland, Schwab Printing Co. / J.A. Rockcliff S.J.: 1914

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88132

Condition: slight cover wear, soiling otherwise very good-

386pp, octavo paper View more info

A Numipu or Nez-Perce Grammar

By: CATALDO, Rev. Joseph & Anthony Morvillo

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Desmet Idaho, Indian Boys' Press: 1891

Edition: First

Seller ID: 103878

Condition: private library stamps, tight binding, clean throughout, clean black boards with mild wear to the corners and a soiled spine, fold-outs are attached and clean with a crease along one edge, Very Good-

255pp. octavo hardbound, fold-outs 2 stamps from library of St. Ignatius Mission, Missoula Montana View more info

The Channing Centenary in America, Great Britain, and Ireland A Report of Meetings held in honor of the One Hundredth Anniversary...

By: CHANNING, William Ellery

Price: $250.00

Publisher: 1882

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: 89212

Condition: bookplate, front hinge slightly exposed, mild cover and edge wear otherwise very good-

603pp, octavo From the Library of Activist and Scholar Reverend Peter Raible (1930-2004) View more info

Physical Diagnosis and Practical Urinalysis An Epitome of the Physical Signs of the Heart, Lung, Liver, Kidney and Spleen in Health and Disease

By: CLARK, John E.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Illustrated Medical Journal: 1890

Edition: Hardcover edition

Seller ID: 91293

Condition: owner name and bookplate, cover wear, mottled discoloration to spine, tight binding, clean throughout, Good+

193pp, 12mo View more info

Introductionis in Universam Geogrphiam Tam Veterem Quam Novam Libri VI

By: CLUVERII (Philippi)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Lugd. Bat. (Batavai), Apud. Elzeviriana: 1641

Edition: 1641 edition

Seller ID: 88138

Condition: two pages ink underling, notes on rear blanks, cover wear otherwise good+

352pp + 70pp Breviarium + table of contents 2 folded charts 12mo vellum View more info

Flora's Feast A Masque of Flowers Penned and Pictured by Walter Crane bound with Flowers From Shakespeare's Garden A Posy From the Plays

By: CRANE (Walter)

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 1889 / 1906

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88079

Condition: cover wear otherwise very good-

40pp + 40pp color illustrations octavo 3/4 leather pages uncut, "Bound for the J.W. Robinson Company by Sangorski & Sutcliffe , London" View more info

The History of Chatham Dockyard (Complete in Two Volumes)

By: CRAWSHAW, James D.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Isabel Garford: 1999

Edition: First

Seller ID: 103382

ISBN: 0953488802

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good + volumes

varia pagination, quarto volumes bound in navy blue cloth View more info

The Autobiography of a Stage Coachman complete in three volumes

By: CROSS (Thomas)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Hurst and Blackett: 1861

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88131

Condition: cover wear, split rear hinges, foxing, spine margin tears otherwise near good

frontispiece 311pp, frontispiece 312pp, frontispiece 292pp +ads octavo hardbound View more info

A Few Words About Pipes, Smoking & Tobacco


Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY Public Library: 1947

Edition: Limited edition

Seller ID: 89654

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good

91pp, small octavo Unnumbered copy of 500cc, Designed by Bruce Rogers and printed by A. Colish Arents Tobacco Collection, Publication No. 1 View more info

The Wrong Case, a novel

By: CRUMLEY, James

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Random House: 1975

Edition: Second printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 91069

ISBN: 0394496183

Condition: cover wear, light fading to book edges, tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good-

272pp, small octavo Inscribed and Signed by Crumley View more info

The Muddy Fork & Other Things Short Fiction and Nonfiction

By: CRUMLEY, James

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Clark City Press: 1991

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 91077

ISBN: 0944439403

Condition: mild wear marks to cloth just inside slipcase, cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good-

239, clothbound octavo in clothbound slipcase #70 out of 125cc, Signed by Crumley View more info

Tarif der Goude en Silvere Specien met hunne Evaluatien volgens de laeste Placcaeten

By: de SLOVEERE, Pieter

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Brugge, Pieter de Sloveer: 1760

Edition: First

Seller ID: 103920

Condition: bindling is tightly stiched, lies flat when set down with a slight uplift to the front cover, soiling/wear/writing calculations to the wraps,creased corners, foxing & dampstained pages (worse at the edges), calculations in ink inside both covers, titles and interior illustrations are clear, Good-

48pp, small octavo string stiched Not on the radar since a copy auctioned for big $ a few years ago. A very early numismatic collection of tables/illustrations/values. The text is bi-lingual, Dutch (Flemish?) & French. Very Rare! View more info

Letters and Sketches With a Narrative of a Year's Residence Among the Indian Tribes of the Rocky Mountains

By: DE SMET S.J. (P.J. )

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, M. Fithian: 1843

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88086

Condition: incomplete plate, stains, rebound, overall Good copy

252pp 12 illustrations, the folded plate is incomplete small octavo cloth Wagner-Camp 102:1 Howes D283 View more info

Teignmouth Electron

By: DEAN, Tacita

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Book Works: 1999

Edition: First

Seller ID: 103353

ISBN: 187069936x

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout, clean boards and titles, clean and sharp, Fine

unpaginated, quarto Donald Crowhurst's vessel, as he is the subject of the fascinating documentary "Deep Water" View more info

Pendant L'Orage Poems Nationaux et Historiques bound with Le Roman d'une Mouche and Notice sur Gindre de Mancy

By: DESGRANGES (J. Poisle)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Paris, Alphonse Lemerre et al: 1871 ff

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88130

Condition: foxing, cover wear, bad scuffs to edges otherwise good

78pp, 162pp, 21pp hardbound half leather the three titles have presentations signed in full by author on the half title pages View more info

Travels in Central America Being a Journal of Nearly Three Years' Residence in the Country ... with a Sketch of the Republic ( of Central America)

By: DUNLOP (Robert Glasgow)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, Longmans , Brown & Green: 1847

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88099

Condition: rebacked, slight cover wear otherwise very good-

358pp + 32pp ads folded map rebound octavo hardbound View more info

Hunting on Kenai Peninsula and Observations on the Increase of Big Game in North America

By: EDDY (J.W.)

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Seattle, Lowman & Hanford Co: (1924)

Edition: 1925 on copyright page

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 88116

Condition: slight cover wear otherwise very good

90pp b/w illustrations small octavo cloth signed in full by author "Joe W. Eddy" on the presentation page View more info

Historical Sketches of the Ten Miles Square forming the District of Columbia; with a Picture of Washington

By: ELLIOT, Jonathan

Price: $200.00

Publisher: No Publisher: 1830

Edition: Rebound

Seller ID: 92508

Condition: nicely rebound, cover wear, tight binding, foxing to interior otherwise clean throughout, Good +

554pp, 12mo View more info

Original Letters, Illustrative of English History; including Numerous Royal Letters: From Autographs in the British Museum, and One or Two Other Collections Complete in Three Volumes

By: ELLIS (Henry)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Harding, Triphook, and Lepard: 1824

Edition: Hardcover

Seller ID: 88081

Condition: mild cover wear, missing part of vol.II backstrip, hinges somewhat weak, owners stamp, foxing to endpapers, liquid stain to vol.III ffep, otherwise good+

310pp+308pp+399pp, leatherbound octavo View more info

Fortune of the Republic Lecture, Delivered at the Old South Church; March 30, 1878

By: EMERSON, Ralph Waldo

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton, Osgood and Co.: 1878

Edition: First

Seller ID: 89228

Condition: bookplate, cover wear otherwise good+

44pp, small octavo From the Library of Activist and Scholar Reverend Peter Raible (1930-2004) The Riverside Press, Cambridge View more info

The Works of Charles Follenn (Complete in Five Volumes) with a Memoir of His Life

By: FOLLEN, Charles

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Hilliard, Grav, and Co.: 1841

Edition: First

Seller ID: 89218

Condition: bookplates, gift inscriptions, vol.1 backstrip detached but present, spine loss to top spine ends all vols., foxing, cover wear otherwise good-

637pp+390pp+363pp+399pp+373pp, small octavo volumes From the Library of Activist and Scholar Reverend Peter Raible (1930-2004) View more info

New York Essays

By: FORD, Ford Madox

Price: $500.00

Publisher: William Edwin Rudge: 1927

Edition: Limited edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 100143

Condition: mild bumping along bottom book edges with underboard slightly exposed at fore-edge corners, covers remain clean, tight binding, two tiny dots and small ? in ink to front pastedown, clean throughout, Very Good-

106pp, octavo Signed by Ford M. Ford, unnumbered copy out of 750cc View more info

The Life of Horace Benedict de Saussure

By: FRESHFIELD, Douglas W.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Edward Arnold: 1920

Edition: First

Seller ID: 99130

Condition: tight binding with front gutter starting, soiled spine has a tape reinforcement, cover wear, clean throughout, gold stamps are faded but clear, tissue guard intact, creased back endpaper, Good

479pp, large octavo bookplate to verso from the John L. Jerome Hart Mountaineering Collection View more info

Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries, From the Latter Part of the Reign of Edward II, to the Coronation of Henry IV (In Two Volumes)


Price: $450.00

Publisher: George Routledge and Sons: 1868

Edition: First

Seller ID: 92060

Condition: cover wear, chipping to leather edges, corners bumped, tight binding, clean throughout, Good volumes

768pp+733pp, large leatherbound octavo volumes, raised bands and gilt titles to spines, marbled endpapers and book edges from the library of Edward Fenwick Boyd, Founder of North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers and Founder of the College of Physical Science (1871) at Newcastle University View more info

Military Miscellanies (part 1 Notes on Theoretical And Practical Military Matters + part 2 Civil War and Custer memories)

By: FRY (James B.)

Price: $850.00

Publisher: New York, Brentanos: 1889

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88090

Condition: front pdep scuffed, cover wear otherwise good

528pp + ads octavo brown cloth View more info

Map of Alaska compiled under the Direction of R.U. Goode

By: GOODE (R.U.)

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Washington DC, National Geographic Society: 1904

Edition: Preliminary Edition 1905

Seller ID: 88150

Condition: fold wear , small spots otherwise good

large folded 51.10" by 36" View more info

Masonic Handbook for Vermont Containing the Monitorial Work of Three Degrees of Ancient Craft Masonry...

By: HALL (Alfred A.) et al

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Burlington, Grand Lodge of Vermont: 1893

Edition: First

Seller ID: 94962

Condition: mild cover wear, rubbing and scuffing to leather edges and corners, mild chipping to leather at top spine end, bottom 1/2" of leather backstrip is tearing across book spine yet remains firmly attached, binding remains solid, owner's name, clean throughout, Good +

265pp, 12mo leather with gilt title to cover flap View more info

Travels in North America in the Years 1827 and 1828 in two volumes

By: HALL (Captain Basil)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Carey Lea and Carey: 1829

Edition: First

Seller ID: 88129

Condition: cover wear, stains, one torn page nothing missing otherwise near good

322pp + 339pp 12mo hardbound full leather Apprentices Library Buffalo NY with labels in both volumes America (nee Chedister) Griffith's copy with her ownership signature View more info

The Phoenix: An Illustrated Review of Occultism and Philosophy

By: HALL, Manly P.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, The Philosophical Research Society, Inc.: 1956

Edition: 3rd edition

Seller ID: 103586

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout, clean green boards with bright gilt stamps, a bit of soiling to the ffep & page edges, mildly bumped corners, crisp pages, Very Good

signed by Manly P. Hall, 175pp, large quarto "Very Sincerely, Manly P. Hall" under verso photo View more info

Human Animals

By: HAMEL, Frank

Price: $395.00

Publisher: William Rider & Son: 1915

Edition: First

Seller ID: 98886

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout including the endpapers, slightly musty, lightly bumped corners, clear black and blue stamps on the green cloth boards, Good+

301pp, octavo View more info

Reminisces of Winfield Scott Hancock

By: HANCOCK, Mrs. William Scott

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Charles J. Webster & Co.: 1887

Edition: First

Seller ID: 94641

Condition: tight binding, clean throughout, tissue guards, scuffed boards rubbed corners, stamps a bit rubbed but clear, owner's name on paste down fep, Good+

340pp, octavo View more info

Les Filigranes, Avec La Crosse de Bale

By: HEITZ (Paul)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Strasbourg, Heitz & Mundel: 1904

Edition: First

Seller ID: 101777

Condition: bumped and rubbed corners, cover wear, tight binding, clean throughout, Very Good-

18pp+75 b/w illustrations, quarto, marbled boards with vellum spine View more info