All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #913990
Complete in Three Volumes, Translated by H. T. Ryde. London: Henry G. Bohn, 1847. 3/4 dark brown morocco leather and green cloth boards with five raised hubs on the spine and six gilt-ruled and lettered compartments; top edges are gilt. There is some wear to the extremities and some chipping at the spine tops. The interiors are nice with some light toning and foxing. Volumes I and II are 520 pages; Volume III is 555 pages. Each volume is 7 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #913983
Complete in 16 Volumes, Including The Life Of Lord Byron by Thomas Moore, 1851 (6 Volumes). 3/4 calf leather binding with marbled board with gilt-decorated and lettered spine with two black labels on each. The top edges are gilt. There is general wear with rubbing at the extremities. The hinge is tender on Volume I and there is a repaired hinge on Volume II. The interiors have engraved plates, with some foxing and toning. Otherwise, the set is in very nice condition. Each volume is 6 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #913978
16 Volume Set, including History Of The Reign Of Philip The Second, King Of Spain (3 Volumes); Charles The Fifth (3 Volumes); Conquest Of Peru (2 Volumes); Conquest Of Mexico (3 Volumes); Ferdinand and Isabella (3 Volumes); Biographical and Critical Miscellanies (1 Volume) and Life Of Prescott (1 Volume). Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co. 1868...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #913960
The Modern Reader Series, 1932. Bound in full medium blue morocco leather and signed by Maurin with gilt-ruled covers, five raised spine hubs and six compartments with gilt decoration and lettering. There are marbled endpapers and gilt inner dentelles as well as light rub marks on the front and back covers. 480 pages; 8 3/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #913956
"The Lives Of The Noble Grecians And Romanes...by Plutarke Of Chaeronea." Complete in Eight Volumes, Printed at the Shakespeare Head Press Stratford-Upon-Avon and Published for the Press by Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston and New York, 1928. #80 of 500 for sale in the United States. Large octavos bound and signed by Riverside Press in 3/4 red morocco leather and red cloth boards...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #913948
Complete in Twenty Volumes; The Cabinet Edition, William Blackwell and Sons, Edinburgh and London, ca. 1878. 3/4 leather-bound in wine calf and marbled boards with five raised hubs and six gilt-decorated compartments. Each spine also has two leather labels with gilt lettering. Interiors are tight and clean and the exteriors are very nice with some light wear. Each volume is 7 1/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #912876
Compiled Under Direction of the Quartermaster General U. S. Army, 1887. Burk & McFetridge Lith. Philadelphia, with 87 full-page color plates. Bound in original folio brown cloth binding with gilt lettering on the front cover heavily worn at the extremities, spine ends and corners. There is a 1 1/2" split at the bottom of the spine and 1/2" of the bottom spine end is missing. There is a stain on the back cover...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #912875
Illustrated by Harry Clarke. Tudor Publishing Co., New York, 1933. Includes plates in color and black-and-white. Original publisher's black cloth binding with paper label on the front cover and gilt lettering on the spine. General wear overall with the spine lettering quite worn, spine ends and corners bumped and a foxed interior. 412 pages plus one engraved plate page; 10 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #912867
London: Jonathan Cape 30 Bedford Square and at Toronto. Third Impression, August 1935. Bound in original tan publisher's cloth with gilt crossed swords on the front cover and a gilt-lettered spine. There is general wear with bumped spine ends and a few spots on the covers. The interior is quite clean and nice. 672 pages; 10 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #912861
"Library Of Useful Knowledge. Sheep: Their Breeds, Management, And Diseases. To Which Is Added The Mountain Shepherd's Manual." London: Baldwin And Craddock, 1837. 3/4 Leather and marbled boards; spine crackled with some chipping to the label. Hinges are tender with wear at the extremities. The front cover has been bent, leaving a rippled crack line. The interior is toned with some foxing; includes several in-text engravings. 568 pages and 36 pages (Manual); 8 5/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #907039
With an Introduction by Herbert Ravenel Sass. The Dale Press: Richmond (1933). Limited to 1550 copies, this is #232 and is signed by Charles W. Smith. Bound in original black cloth with illustrated paper cover; silver lettering on spine. The dust-wrapper has wear and some tearing, including a 1" piece from the upper left of the back of the wrapper, which has been repaired with archival tape. Very clean on the inside, save for a small dot on the margin above Plate 3. 12 5/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #907016
By Marie Tussaud. Complete in Two Volumes, Illustrated throughout. London: Saunders and Otley, 1838. Signed bindings by J. Larkins, bound in full crimson red morocco leather with gilt ruling and tooling on the covers and spine. The spines have five raised hubs. The book has very light wear and an almost new exterior appearance. The interior is clean with some remaining traces of pencil notation inside the front cover and on the first free flyleaf...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1950 item #906997
New York: William E. Rudge's Sons, 1940. Original blue denim cloth binding with paper label on the front cover and tipped-in photographic prints throughout. There is some light wear to the extremities, but otherwise it is in very good condition. 175 pages; 8 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #882467
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Philadelphia: David McKay Co. (1931). Includes twelve color plates. Bound in green cloth with gilt fish decoration and lettering on the front cover and spine. The corners and spine ends are bumped and the extremities are rubbed. The interior is foxed, particularly the page following each plate and along the fore-edges. The book is also slightly bowed. 224 pages; 9 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1950 item #882462
"John Ettwein and the Moravian Church During the Revolutionary Period" by Kenneth Gardiner Hamilton. Bethlehem, PA Times Publishing Company, 1940. Bound in full green cloth with a gilt-lettered spine. The interior is tight and clean. 345 pages; 9" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #882452
London: George Redway, 1896. This edition is 1 of 100, of which 90 were printed on Japanese Vellum and offered for sale only to Subscribers. Includes twelve Collotype plates of coins. Bound in 3/4 blue morocco leather and textured cloth boards' spine labels are red and brown. There is some wear to the extremities and hinges as well as some sun-fading to the front upper corner. The interior is quite clean and nice, although a few of the first pages are loose...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #882446
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin and Company, The Riverside Press, Cambridge, 1898. Bound in publisher's green cloth with floral and gilt lettering decoration on the spine and front cover. There is some soiling and light wear to the extremities; inside front and rear hinges are cracked. 255 pages; 7 1/2" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #882437
Conducted by M. S. Emery. Underwood and Underwood: New York, London, Ottawa, Kas., Toronto, Can. (1901). Contains accompanying map atlas "Maps and Plans" pamphlet in a pocket at the back of the binding's cover. The pamphlet contains all eleven maps in excellent condition. The book is bound in green cloth with back pocket; front cover is black-ruled and lettered; front cover and spine also gilt-lettered...