We maintain a relatively small but very choice inventory of rare books, manuscripts, and ephemera from all fields, from the Medieval to the modern, which are distinguished by their fine, original condition. Some special subjects include fine bindings; antiquarian bibliography; art and architecture; domestic economy; landscape gardening; esoterica; Oriental printing; early children's books; numismatics; early medicine; Texana; curiosa; and much more. * Michael Laird received his Masters degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Texas at Austin in 1989. He has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1992. Michael Laird is a member of the American Appraisers Association, USPAP Compliant, and Certified in the appraisal of Rare and Antiquarian Printed Books. Since 2001 he has taught graduate level courses in Rare Books and Special Collections, most recently at the University of Texas at Austin, School of Information (2008-2013).
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Libelli quinque [...] I. De supplemento Almanach. II. De restitutione temporum et motuum coelestium. III. De judiciis geniturarum. IIII. De revolutionibus. V. De exemplis centum geniturarum [...]
by Cardano, GirolamoBasel : Johannes Petreius , 1547 (click for more details)
New York Book Bindery. New York Book-Bindery. Established 1836. Burnt down January 23d. 1852. Rebuilt May 1st, 1852
by E. Walker & Sons [Edward Walker]New York : E. Walker & Sons , 1836 (click for more details)
Bishop Butler's Analogy of Religion, Natural and Revealed, to the Constitution and Course of Nature . . . with an Analysis, left unfinished, by the late Rev. Robert Emory, D. D. . . .
by [Amherst]. [Dickinson]. Joseph ButlerNew York : Harper & Brothers , 1854 (click for more details)
Illustrated Catalogue: NY Antiquarian Book Fair 2016 The catalogue reflects our broad range of interests. It is being issued on the occasion of the NY Antiquarian Book Fair April 7-10, 2016. It in are described and illustrated 113 items, arranged in special subjects, including Americana, Antiquarian Bibliography, Art and Architecture, Business and Economics, Children's Books, Early Printing, European Americana, Fine and Historic Bookbindings, Funerals, Gardening and Landscape Architecture, History and Biography, Judaica, Law, Literature, Manuscripts and Ephemera, Medicine, Music, Natural History, Numismatics, Oriental Books, Peepshow, Philosophy, Photography, Science and Technology, Sporting, Theology and Religion, Voyages and Travels