All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #962285
The Lansdowne Poets. Reprinted from the best editions. London: Frederick Warne & Co., ca. 1875. Bound in full green morocco leather with blind-ruled and tooled covers and spine with raised hubs and five compartments, gilt-lettered. There is minor wear to the extremities but the interior is quite clean and tight except for some foxing occurring at the end-papers. 7 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1950 item #962280
New York: Alfred A. Knoph, 1946. Bound in 3/4 red-grained leather and paper gilt-ruled covers and spine with raised hubs and six compartments with floral ornaments in four of these and two labels with gilt lettering. Light wear to extremities. Interior is tight with some foxing, particularly at plates. A water stain affects the lower portion of several pages in the bottom margins. Great shelf appearance. 8 1/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #962277
Rendered into English by Henri Van Laun. New Edition Revised with 19 Steel Engravings. Complete in Three Volumes; New York: R. Worthington, 1880. Bound in 3/4 morocco leather and marbled boards. Very light wear to extremities with light wear to the corner points. The interior is very clean and tight with a few pages unopened. Bookplate of previous owner on paste-down. 8 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #962136
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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #962118
Sir John Froissart's 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. Newly translated from the French Editions by Thomas Johnes. The Second Edition, Complete in Twelve Volumes. London: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme, 1805-06...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #962114
Celebrated Trials, And Remarkable Cases of Criminal Jurisprudence From the Earliest Records to the Year 1825 by George Borrow. Complete in Six Volumes; Illustrated throughout. London: Printed for Knight and Lacey, 1825. Signed Riviere & Son Bindings. Bound in 3/4 tan calf leather and cloth with gilt ruling on covers and spine, divided into six compartments with raised hubs, gilt-lettered and dated (1825). A very nicely bound set of this interesting work with light external wear...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1970 item #961422
Rare and out of print for many years, PJ Donnelly's treatise on Blanc de Chine was the first comprehensive book on this subject, and has become a collector's item in its own right. A must-have reference text for blanc de chine (dehua) collectors. Modern scholarship on blanc de chine has evolved considerably since Donnelly's time, but his work is an essential foundation, and this book remains the most thorough single issue treatment of this subject.

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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #960052
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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 2000 item #959589
An excellent pictorial reference book especially for novice collectors looking to train their eyes regarding how genuine pieces are supposed to look. Highly recommended with wonderful color photos throughout the entire volume. Four main sections addressing Satsuma, Imari, Hirado and Kutani...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #958111
This Franklin Library 'The First Edition Society' 1976 First Edition of "Marry Me" by John Updike is in very good condition. The leather binding is in nice condition with gold embossing, measuring 9" tall and 1 1/2" thick. There is a white scuff mark located at the bottom of the spine. 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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #958108
This Franklin Library 'The First Edition Society' 1977 First Edition of "The Destinies of Darcy Dancer, Gentleman" by J. P. Donleavy is in excellent condition. The leather binding is in excellent condition with gold embossing, measuring 9" tall and 1 1/2" thick. There is a slight scuff mark on the bottom of the spine. 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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #958105
This Franklin Library 'The First Edition Society' 1977 First Edition of "Evidence Of Love" by Shirley Ann Grau is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/4" tall and 1 1/8" 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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #958102
This Franklin Library 'The First Edition Society' 1976 First Edition of "Selected Letters Of William Faulkner" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/4" tall and 1 3/4" 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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #958099
This Franklin Library 'The First Edition Society' 1977 First Edition of "The Walnut Door" by John Hersey is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/8" tall and 1 3/4" 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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #958097
This Franklin Library 'The First Edition Society' 1976 First Edition of "The Winthrop Covenant" by Louis Auchincloss is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/8" tall and 1 3/8" 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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #958095
This Franklin Library 'The First Edition Society' 1976 First Edition of "Sons Come And Go, Mothers Hang In Forever" by William Saroyan is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 8 7/8" tall and 1 1/8" 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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #958093
This Franklin Library 'The First Edition Society' 1977 First Edition of "The Honourable Schoolboy" by John Le Carre is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/8" tall and 1 3/4" 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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #958084
This Franklin Library 'The First Edition Society' 1978 Limited Edition of "Whistle" by James Jones is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9" 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.