All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1800 item #1335622
Acquest-Art
$180.00
Fables de La Fontaine (French) published in 1792 by Henri Vincent in Lausanne, Switzerland. Hard cover worn somewhat by use but all pages and images in good condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #1335621
Acquest-Art
$85.00
Classic book by Jules Verne (French) edited by Hachette in 1925
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1335620
Acquest-Art
$500.00
Rare book by Edmondo de Amicis, translated by J. Colomb and illustrated by C. Biseo with 183 images. Edited by Hachette, Paris in 1883
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1920 item #1335107
Doris Frohnsdorff
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PETER RABBIT AND JIMMY CHIPMUNK. Illustrations by Virginia Albert. (Cover illustrations by Fern Bisel Peat). Chicago: Saalfield, (1918). 8vo. Pictorial endpapers. Printed throughout in blue and red. Title page in color plus twelve color illustrations. Please note: photos 4 - 7 had bad lighting - the pages are whiter than shown. Paper chipped from spine otherwise very good.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1930 item #1335105
Doris Frohnsdorff
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PETER RABBIT AT THE CIRCUS. Written By Alma Hudson. Pictured By Richard Hudson. New York: Cupples & Leon Co. (1921). 6 1/4" x 4 3/4". Original red boards with color pictorial label on front cover. Illustrated throughout with black and white line drawings and six full page color plates. 48 pages. Minor staining to the fore edges of a few pages and inoffensive light pencil marks on 3 pages otherwise in very good condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1990 item #1334802
MINIATURE BOOK. Peter Arrives In The Promised Land. MSGR Francis J. Weber. Designed by Francis Braun. 1 of 600 copies printed by the Junipero Sierra Press. Bound in full gilt stamped white leather. All edges gilt. SIGNED by MSGR WEBER. The frontispiece is a 1980 VATICAN stamp. Keepsake of the Miniature Book Society Grand Conclave V. In fine condition. Measures 2 7/8" x 2 1/8".
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1334799
A GROUP OF 7 MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS From The Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V. Skokie, Illinois, 1987, The items are: 1. Book - JOHN 13; 2. Book - Conclave V - # 82 of 100 copies (SIGNED); 3. Bookmark; 4. Book - The Almond Tree; 5. Metal pin; 6. Set of Splendid Press Bookmarks; 7. Book - Wise Kwaks. All in fine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1334797
MINIATURE BOOK. The Private Press Of Don Hildreth. The Story. Catalogue No. 1. 1987. Printed wrappers plus 12pps. A catalogue with details of Hildreth's first three publications: 1. Jose The Burro; 2. The Tramp Printer; 3. Coyote. Measures 3" x 2". Presented as a Keepsake at the Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V, Skokie, Illinois, 1987. In fine condition
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1334795
MINIATURE BOOK. Domenico Burchiello. Erespin Press, 1987. Printed wrappers plus 8pps. Portrait frontispiece. Presented by Carol & David Kent as a Keepsake at the Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V, Skokie, Illinois, 1987. Measures 3' x 2 1/4". In fine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1334790
MINIATURE BOOK. Dingbats & Small Cuts From Mauritom Press. Paper wrappers plus 8 pps. Black and white illustrations throughout. Issued as a Keepsake at the Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V, Skokie, Illinois, 1987. Measures 2 1/2" x 2 1/8". In fine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1990 item #1334749
BOOKS, By Edward P. Morgan (from "Clearing the Air"). Issued as a Keepsake at the Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V, Skokie, Illinois, September 1987. A fabulous miniature book with design, typography, and binding by Robert E. Massman. Calligraphy by Helene E. Sherman. Illumination by Eloise C. Massman. The book is triangular in shape with a hand colored label on the cover. The illumination depicts an Owl and is signed with the artist's initials. In fine condition...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1334747
THREE MINIATURE BOOK KEEPSAKES: 1. On Books. Thomas Carlyle; 2. The Good Book Press, Peter & Donna Thomas; 3. A Good Book. Anatole Broyard. The three items were issued as keepsakes at the Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V held at Skokie, Illinois, September 1987. Item 1 was issued by The Bronte Press. Paper wrappers plus 8 pages. Signed. Measures 2 3/4" x 2". Item 2 was issued by Peter & Donna Thomas. A folder containing a photo of the printers. Measures 3" x 2"...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Manuscripts : Pre 1910 item #1334181 (stock #695)
hotoke antiques
$150.00


According to this handmade dictionary, this Japanese apprentice (Tokuhei Sakaiya) quoted to study Kanji Chinese character from newspapers, and had been using it in his work place (Rinkichi Matsumoto general store, Mibu-cho, Shimotsuka, Tochigi prefecture) during the time he was 12 to 19 years old in Meiji period, 1897-1904. Real mingei calligraphy as a story of a boy. 194pp. approx...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #1333986
Taylor Publishing 1992.The cover shows light wear, the price is clipped and there is an inscription on the front free paper. The book itself is in mint condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #1333935
Ca 1900 A small pamphlet published by Garnier, Ostard & Cie, Paris. No date is noted. The plain paper cover may be the free paper and the booklet is bound with a thin blue silk string. Noted is "Limited Edition" on title page,along with an impressed photo of Wordsworth. Unmarked with just a smudge on the cover. Six poems including Yarrow revisited.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Manuscripts : Pre 1900 item #1333815 (stock #680)
hotoke antiques
$100.00


Handmade calligraphy copybook for how to read and write Chinese characters (kanji) of daily necessities including typical Japanese names and household goods, with the owner's name, Yoshimatsu Oshiro in Kawaguchi village, Yamagata prefecture. Meiji 24 (1891). 'Furigana' (kana syllables written beside Chinese characters to aid in reading) in Yamagata dialect as unusual highlight and as quite a local aesthetic reality. 36pp. approx...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1333730
This lot contains six cloth-bound copies of the Rhode Island Manual. The earliest date is 1893-4 and has an inscription "Compliments of P.O'Sullivan March 1st 1894". The 1899-1900 issue has a separated free paper with a label that reads" Compliments of Michael F...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Contemporary item #1333082
A stated first edition published by Scribner in July 2011.. This hard cover with dust jacket is in mint condition.