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The Comic History of England
A'Beckett, Gilbert Abbott; John Leech, illus
London: Bradbury, Evans & Co. Boards. Acceptable. ca. 1855. 2 vols in one. 320, 304 pages, and 20 hand colored steel engraved plates by John Leech. 200 wood engravings in text. Bound in original green cloth with whimsical image stamped in gilt on upper board, spine decorated in gilt. Entire, but a bit shaken with some leaves coming loose.... more information
Offered by Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio (New York, United States)
$150.00

 
Passover Haggadah
[Abraham Israel, Illustrator.]
New York: Hebrew Publishing Company, 1959. Good. 29cm; [160] pages, illustrated in color with lively border decorations, vignettes, and Hebrew calligraphy. Bound in blue velvet-nap cloth, with original dust jacket. Dust jacket discolored along spine, chipped at edges, and once torn and repaired on rear panel. Velvet uneven. From the search for Chometz to Chad Gadya, a very pleasing, richly illustrated and well-designed Haggadah.... more information
Offered by Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio (New York, United States)
$40.00

 
Rime e prose :
Achillini, Claudio (1574-1640)
Rime e prose :
Venice: Zaccaria Conzatti, 1662. Hard cover. Very Good/All of the defining characteristics of baroque poetry are shown to their best advantage in this collection by Marino's friend and follower. Several of Achillini's poems (according to a note at the end of the text) had been erroneously attributed to Marino. This collection also includes an essay, and Achillini's correspondence (including the letter on the plague that Manzoni incorporated sarcastically into I Promessi Sposi, and the descrip... more information
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$225.00

 
Les Libertins au XVIIe siècle
Adam, Antoine, ed
Paris: Buchet/Chastel, 1964. Wraps. Very Good. 323 p. Wraps. Anthology of French libertine writing from Le Pere Garasse to Fontenelle.... more information
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$22.00

 
Man and Metaphysics
Adams, George P
New York: Columbia University Press, 1948. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good . ... more information
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$20.00

 
Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres
Adams, Henry
Franklin Center: The Franklin Library, 1978. Very Good. 25 cm; 367 pages. Printed in blue and black. Bound in full red morocco stamped in gilt; red moiré endpapers and silk ribbon place marker. All edges brightly gilt. Condition about fine. Illustrated by Gonzalo Fonseca.... more information
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$50.00

 
The president thanks his friend for pears and broccoli
Adams, John, as President
The president thanks his friend for pears and broccoli
Quincy, Massachusetts,: 24 September, 1800. Unbound. Fine/Scrawled note in which Adams refers to himself in the third person throughout, thanking his friend Elbridge Gerry for a gift of garden produce. "The P. presents his best respects to Mr. Gerry and his hearty thanks for the elegant present of peaches, pears, and broccoli.... " Adams goes on to discuss fine points of pear varieties and pear culture, and asks the favor of having two or three trees from Gerry. He offers a few peaches in retur... more information
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$35,000.00

 
The Valley of the Nile : its tombs temples and monuments
Adams, W. H. Davenport
London: T. Nelson & Sons, 1867. First edition. Good. 17 cm; 224 pages, including many full-page and in-text wood-engraved illustrations. Bound in green cloth stamped in gilt, with gilt image of obelisk on spine. Pencil notes on endleaves. Slightly shaken, but sound and entire.... more information
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$40.00

 
The valley of the Nile : its tombs, temples, and monuments
Adams, W H Davenport
London: T. Nelson & Sons,, 1869. Fair. 17cm; 224 pages, illustrated with wood-engraved plates, maps, and text illustrations. Bound in red cloth with gilt- and blind-stamped "Greek key" border. Cloth dusty. Shaken, front hinge splitting. ... more information
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$30.00

 
The land of the Nile; or, Egypt Past and Present
Adams, W. H. Davenport
London and New York: T. Nelson and Sons, 1872. Fair. 19cm; xi, [3]-338 pages including frontispiece, 100 wood-engraved illustrations, and map. Bound in original red cloth with gilt medallion on top board. Protected in vinyl wrap taped down to endleaves. Front hinge starting. Minor foxing.... more information
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$65.00

 
Fábulas de la vida del sabio y clarísimo fabulador Isopo :
Aesop
Fábulas de la vida del sabio y clarísimo fabulador Isopo :
Madrid: Imprenta de Lopez y Hermano, 1815. Hard cover. Good/Charming, well-thumbed, American copy of the popular compilation of fables. . Small octavo (16 cm); [24], 352 pages. Woodcut vignette on title page and 62 woodcuts vignettes, many of them captioned with proverbs or "dichos," illustrating the fables. Bound in rustic contemporary vellum over boards, in Latin American style (laced to text block with headband cores), titled in ink on spine, worn, peeling at fore-edge of upper board; sco... more information
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$300.00

 
Everyday life in Ancient Egypt
Alan Wynn Shorter
London: Sampson Low, Marston, 1932. First edition. Cloth, no dust jacket. Good. 23cm; xiv, 208 pages, and 38 half tone plates. Spine somewhat frayed and sun-bleached, with discoloration on covers. Text is very good.... more information
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$12.00

 
The Gleam
Albee, Helen R
New York: Henry Holt, 1911. First edition. Very Good. 312 pages. Bound in full russia blindstamped on top board with a crest bearing the initials "LMBS." Five paneled spine with title and year stamped in blind. Marbled endleaves. Binding signed in blind with initials "K.A.O'L." Name of owner, L.M.B. Sceanfflu (?) in ink on first blank. Pencil notation on last blank. One raised band a little scuffed, otherwise about very good.... more information
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$60.00

 
Lettere edite e inedite
Alfieri, Vittorio (1749-1803); Giuseppe Mazzatinti (1855-1906)
Torino: Editori L. Roux, 1890. Very Good. edited by Giuseppe Mazzatinti, the gifted literary scholar from Gubbio. 23 cm; xiv, 431 pages. Bound in contemporary 1/4 polished calf over decorated paper-covered boards. Original wraps bound in. Very light scattered foxing. Few pencil marks in margins. Inscribed on front blank by Mazzatinti.... more information
Offered by Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio (New York, United States)
$75.00

 
A collection of all the treaties of peace, alliance, and commerce, between Great-Britain and other powers, from the revolution in 1688, to the present time
Almon, John, ed
London: Printed for J. Almon, 1772. First Edition. Good. 22 cm; 2 volumes, viii, 404, [4]; iv, 342; folding table. Full calf with leather labels. Volume 1 rebacked; volume 2 joints starting. Labels unmatched--apparently one volume was sent to the binder for rebacking without sending the other as a model. Extremities scuffed. Fine bright copy. Important reference containing the text of all of Great Britain's international trade acts and commercial treaties. The treaties include settlements of the vario... more information
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$1,000.00

 
A pelt transaction at Green Bay
Amariton, François
Michilmackinac: 28 July, 1727. Acceptable/Document testifying that Amariton, a naval captain stationed at "Baie des Puants (present Green Bay, Wisconsin), in partnership with the other two signatories, completed a fur sale and "ceded, transferred, left, abandoned and sold" a quantity of pelts at Green Bay.. Folio (235 x 355 mm); 1 page. Repaired along folds and along right edge with polymer tape. Signed by Amariton, Nicholas Sarrazin, and witnessed by François Auger.... more information
Offered by Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio (New York, United States)
$700.00

 
The Union Bible Dictionary
American Sunday School Union
Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1839. Good. 23 cm; 522 pages. Woodcut illustrations in text. Bound in full speckled calf , leather title label on spine. Worn, endleaves foxed, but sound and entire.... more information
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$30.00

 
Information
Scientific American
San Francisco: W. H. Freeman & Co., 1966. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good . An early statement on the social and practical impact of computer technology.... more information
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$20.00

 
Drawings of the Masters: Italian Drawings
Ames, Winislow
New York: Shorewood Publishers, 1963. Cloth. Very Good. 25 cm. Illustrated. Cloth in slipcase. ... more information
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$15.00

 
A parcel of land on the St. Lawrence. Autograph document, signed
Amiot de Vincelotte, Charles-Joseph (1665-1735)
Cap St-Ignace: 21 April, 1718. Very Good/The navigator, naval lieutenant, militia commander and privateer (who carried out raids against settlers in Newfoundland), Charles-Joseph Amiot was the Quebec-born seigneur de Vincelotte. This fragment concedes "to Pierre Frégault, two acres of land frontage by forty acres deep," out of the lands of St-Ignace along the St. Lawrence, northeast of Quebec.. 21 x 8 cm; oblong. 5 lines of text. A bit spotted, with vertical folds, but very good.... more information
Offered by Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio (New York, United States)
$500.00


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