Published 1880, J. W. Widdleton, hardbound 1/2 leather and marble paper and gilded lettering, clean pages, inscribed, no tears, bumped edges. BX25
Philadelphia: Crolius & Gladding, 1842. Original Publisher's Cloth Binding. 144 Pages, 4 1/2" Tall.
By James A. Michener, With Notes on the Prints by Richard Lane. Rutland, Vermont and Tokyo, Japan, Charles E. Tuttle: Published with the cooperation of the Honolulu Academy of Arts, 1959 First Edition. Illustrated throughout with color and black-and-white plates binding in tan and salmon cloth with a Japanese portrait embossed on the front cover...
TWO BEATRIX POTTER PETER RABBIT EXERCISE BOOKS. F. Warne, circa 1980s. Each book measures 10 1/2 inches by 8 inches. Book No.1 has pink ruled pages each with a small pink illustration lower right. Book No. 2 has green grid work pages each with a small green illustration lower right. In MINT unused condition.
"The Samurai Sword - A Handbook" by John M. Yumoto. Published by Charles E. Tuttle Company, Rutland & Tokyo. First printing, 1958. 191 pages. Numerous illustrations in the text and photos. Hard cover. Edge wear on dust jacket, otherwise very good condition.
History of England by Lord Mahon, Complete in Six Volumes. London: John Murray, 1836. A handsome full tan calf leather binding with gilt-ruled covers and elaborate gilt-decorated spine in six compartments with raised hubs and two gilt-lettered labels on each. There is some wear to the extremities including bumped corners. The hinges are tight and sound except for a tiny crack beginning at the top of the front hinge on Vols. V and VI. The interiors are tight with some foxing and toning...
Author: Lindley Murray. Bennington, Vermont: Printed by William Haswell, 1811. Unusual American binding; 106 pages. Measures 5 3/8" tall.
Raleigh: Edwards & Broughton, 1889. Brown cloth binding with gilt lettering; corners and edges are rubbed and bumped, inside the back cover the rear hinge is beginning to separate; very nice internally. 9 1/4" tall.
With Notes & References by Thomas Scott, 1830, Complete in Six Volumes. Boston: Samuel T. Armstrong & Crocker and Brewster; New York, J. Leavitt. Full leather bindings show aged wear but are tightly bound and in very good overall condition. Each volume is 10 5/8" tall and the set spans 13" across a bookshelf.
This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1980 Collector's Edition of Stendhal's "The Red And The Black" is in excellent condition. The red leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 10 1/2" tall and 1 13/16" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
"A collection of Poems; Consisting of Valuable pieces, not inserted in Mr. Dodsley's Collection, or published since. With several orginals by eminent writers Vol. IV." A small rare book missing its calf cover with remnants of it on the spine. Pages have yellowed and there is slight foxing. The first two pages are clipped on the bottom. "London Printed for G. Pearch and fold by Joseph Johnson, St Paul's Church-yard." The book is tight and there is no script.
Nonesuch Press: Bloomsbury, 1929. #648/1100, For Sale in England. 8 1/2" Tall, Full Leather, Very Nice Condition.
With Poetical Illustrations by L.E.L. and Mary Howitt; London: Fisher, Son & Co. Newgate Street; Paris, Quai De L'Ecole. Hardcover binding has worn corners, spines and covers. The pages show foxing throughout, but the illustrations are mostly clean with foxing contained to the margins. 11 1/4" tall.
Hardcover leather bound edition of Three Courses and a Dessert by George Cruikshank. London: Henry G. Bohn, 1856.
This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1979 Collector's Edition of Paine's "Rights Of Man" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 11 1/2" tall and 1 1/2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.