All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #612406
Author: Jeremy Taylor, Sir John Lubbock's Hundred Books, George Rutledge and Sons: London and New York, ca. 1880. Full red Morocco leather, gilt ruled covers and spine in five compartments. 7 1/2" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #612398
Trenton: Moore and Lake. William and David Robinson, Printers, 1813. Nice early American mottled calf binding with some scratch damage at the lower front hinge. 7 1/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1700 item #612391
Richard Allestree (aka H.H. or Humphrey Henchman, Bishop of London). London: Printed for T. Garthwait, 1660. Covers detached but present; interior clean and complete in 175 pages, plus table of contents. Engraved frontispiece and title page, as well as two fine portraits. 6 1/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #612374
Illustrated from drawings by S. Prout, with 26 copperplate engravings. London: Robert Jennings, 1830. Bound as the Landscape Annual, 1830, full green leather, some rubbing, dry cracking on spine not serious, some stains and foxing not affecting but the margins of a few plates. 8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #612118
Memphis: S. C. Toof & Co., 1904. Limited #388 of 1075, and signed by Otto Zahn. Front cover has been replaced at hinge. The book was both bound and cover designed by Lola Lee Troy, Professor of Art at Tulane University in New Orleans. Measures 6 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #612110
Embellished With Neat Engravings on Wood. New York: Published by Nafis & Cornish, ca. 1845. Original green publisher's cloth with general wear including foxing throughout. 6 1/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #612070
Published by J. Milligan, Georgetown D.C., 1818. Original full-calf binding; back hinge is starting to split; front hinge is weakening. 5 1/2" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #608260
Author: John Frost. Complete as Four Volumes in Two Books. Philadelphia: Walker & Gillis, 1846. Embellished with 350 engravings from original drawings. Full-calf leather bindings with gilt decoration on five spine compartments with red and dark green labels. Rubbed overall, but still quite sound, attractive bindings. 9 7/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1920 item #602936
Adapted from the German by W. L. Courtney and illustrated by Arthur Rackham with 15 tipped-in color plates. London: William Heinemann, New York Doubleday Page & Co., 1916. 136 pages; 10" tall. Gilt-decorated blue cloth binding is worn, rubbed, and has a front inner-hinge cracking, rear inner-hinge cracking and shows remaining residue from an old tape repair.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1950 item #602921
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham with eight color plates. Drexel Hill, Penna. Bell Publishing Company. No date. 102 pages; 10" tall. Illustrated rust color cloth with gilt lettering in a very good plus dust wrapper; pages foxed throughout.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #602903
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham with seven tipped-in color plates. Junior Books, Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1935. Decorated cloth binding, 9 3/4" tall and 175 pages. Some light stains on the cover and light foxing inside.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #602893
With 40 tipped-in color plate illustrations by Arthur Rackham. London William Heinemann, New York, Doubleday, Page & Co., 1908. 134 Pages, 10 1/4" tall. Gilt-decorated tan cloth binding, rear hinge split (Repaired), end papers foxed with some foxing on a few pages.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #602876
Illustrated by Hugh Thomson with 25 tipped-in color plates. Published by Hodder and Stoughton: London, New York and Toronto, No Date. 196 Pages; 10 3/4" tall. Original gilt-decorated cloth binding. Slight fading to rear cover and foxing to endpapers.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1920 item #602870
Author: Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen. 24 Tipped-in color plates. Published by Hodder and Stoughton, 1913. 164 pages; 11 1/2" tall. Original half-cloth, decorated covers, gilt-embossed spine. 1/2" tear at rear base of spine; inside back and front cover inner hinge has been reinforced with a cloth tape, but the exterior hinges have not been broken or cracked.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1960 item #602852
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: William Heinemann, 1956 Reprint in fine, foxed dust jacket; foxed endpapers. 8 1/4" tall, 162 pages.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1960 item #602840
With 24 Color Illustrations by Arthur Rackham. Garden City Publishing Co., Inc., New York. No date listed. 183 Pages; 10 1/4" tall. Embossed tan cloth with gilt lettering on spine in VG dust wrapper with some chipping and tears. Some foxing internally and on the foredge.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #602834
With 100 Illustrations by Hugh Thomson. London: MacMillan and Co. and New York, 1893. One of 470 copies of this large paper edition, printed December, 1893. 256 pages, 10 1/2" tall. Original maroon cloth with paper label (Nearly worn off spine), chipping at top and bottom of spine, rubbed and bumped corners; foxing on first few and last few endpapers.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #602825
Author: John Watson Morton. Nashville, Tennessee; Dallas, Texas Publishing House of the M. E. Church, South Smith and Lamar, Agents 1909; 374 Pages, 9 1/2" tall. Original maroon cloth with gilt lettering nearly worn off cover. Worn, bumped front inner hinge has been repaired, but this is a scarce book in any condition.