All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #963473
This Franklin Library 'The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature' 1980 Limited Edition is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/2" tall and 1 1/2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition inside, with some light scratching on the exterior gilt. 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 #963334
This Franklin Library 1976 Limited Edition of "A Fable" by William Faulkner is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/8" 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.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #963333
This Franklin Library 'The Collector's Library of the World's Best-Loved Books' 1979 Limited Edition of "Light In August" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 3/8" 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 #963331
This Franklin Library 'The 100 Greatest Books Of All Time' 1976 Limited Edition of "The Pilgrim's Progress" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is full with gold embossing, measuring 8 7/8" tall and 1 3/4" thick. The binding has a faint scratch on the front and spine with a single rubbed hub on the spine and a more prominent scratch on the back. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #963329
This Franklin Library 'The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature' 1977 Limited Edition of "The Sun Also Rises" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 8 7/8" tall and 1 3/8" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition inside, with some light scratching on the exterior gilt. 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 #963328
This Franklin Library 'The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature' 1979 Limited Edition of "Common Sense, The American Crisis and The Age Of Reason" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 3/8" tall and 1 1/4" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition inside, with some light scratching on the exterior gilt. 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 #963327
This Franklin Library 'The Collected Stories of the World's Greatest Writers' 1978 Limited Edition of "O. Henry Selected Stories" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/4" tall and 1 1/2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition inside, with some light scratching on the exterior gilt. 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 #963324
This Franklin Library 'The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature' 1977 Limited Edition of "The Age Of Innocence" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 8 1/8" tall and 1 1/2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition inside, with some light scratching on the exterior gilt. 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 1990 item #963323
This Franklin Library 'Pulitzer Prize Classics' 1983 Limited Edition of "A Stillness At Appomattox" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 8 5/8" 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 1990 item #963318
This Southern Classics Library 1983 Leatherbound Edition of "Go Down, Moses and Other Stories" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 8 1/4" tall and 1 5/8" 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 1940 item #962298
Illustrated with 87 photographs by the author. London: Country Life Ltd., 1933. Binding of 3/4 blue calf leather and cloth with a gilt emblem on cover and elaborate gilt tooling on spine with raised hubs, six compartments and two red labels with gilt letters. The interior is clean and tight. There is an award bookplate on the inside paste-down: "Presented by the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty for Meritorious Work, 1936." 9 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #962295
Martin Hume. London: Eveleigh, Nash & Grayson Limited, ca. 1925. Bound in 3/4 blue-grained leather and cloth with gilt ruling on covers and spine with six compartments and raised hubs with crowns in four of the compartments. Light wear to extremities with some chipping to counter-points and a light chip to the top of the spine. Interior is clean and tight. A bump to fore-edge, causing ruffling and a light crease to fire-edge of pages 5-35. 8 5/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #962291
New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1864. All edges gilt; bound in full brown morocco leather publisher's binding with blind & gilt-tooled covers and spine with six compartments and gilt title. Some light wear to extremities and bumped corners but a very beautiful binding. The interior is foxed at the plates and opposing pages. 8 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #962287
Living Thoughts of Leading Thinkers: A Thesaurus by S. Pollock Linn. Pittsburg: J. R. Foster & Co., 1871. Bound in full brown morocco leather; blind-ruled and tooled with gilt lettering on covers and spine. Light wear to extremities. Some foxing within, particularly at end-papers. Title Page has been torn about 1 1/2" at bottom back edge but the page is still secure. 7 3/4" tall.
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...