A new translation from the French of M. Marmontel, member of the Royal Academy. Philadelphia: John Dunlap, 1770. Full original calf binding with sponged decoration, five ribs on spine, hinge beginning at top of rear cover. Note presentation on first tree flyleaf "The gift of Miss Price to Sarah Woodhull - 1772." 6 7/8" tall.
Full Title: "Lectures Upon Portions of the Old Testament; Intended to Illustrate Jewish History and Scripture Characters," by George Hill. Edinburgh: George Ramsay & Co., 1812. Beautifully bound in full black straight grain leather with elaborately gilt-tooled front, back and spine. All foredges gauffered and gilt; a very handsome book. First blank endpaper almost detached but present with a presentation to James Anderson of New York by his nephew James Anderson of St. Andrews, Scotland, 1817...
Full Title: "Memoirs of the Life of the Lord H. Nelson, Peer of Great Britain, Duke of Bronti, Rear Admiral of the Blue & c. & c." New York: E. Duyckinck, 1811. 107 pages, 1/2 green straight leather and marbled boards. 5 1/2" tall.
Full Title: "The Declaration of Independence and Constitution of the United States of America." New York: R. Spalding, 1867. Bound in 3/4 black leather and pebbled cloth. 9 1/4" tall.
Two Volumes in One. 128 pages in each section. New York: T. Mason and G. Lane, 1838. 3/4 deep plum leather and marbled boards, gilt decorated, slightly speckled foredges. 5 1/2" tall.
Full Title: "The Parent's Gift; Consisting of a Series of Poems and Essays on Natural, Moral, and Religious Subjects, Strictly Adapted to the Young Persons." New York: R. Martin & Co., 1843. 340 Pages with 84 Copperplate Engravings; 3/4 Brown Morocco leather and cloth binding, raised hubs on spine, gilt ruled, sponge-decorated foredges. 5 3/4" tall.
Smith and Parmenter, Printers Providence (RI), 1827. Full fine original mottled calf with gilt-ruled spine; a fine early American binding. 8 5/8" tall.
Deuxieme Edition, circa 1878. Paris: Alphonse Lemerre, Editeur. Signed binding by Amand and dated 1828 at base of spine. Exquisitely bound in full green Morocco leather with gilt ruling. The front cover is adorned with a crown; the spine has six raised hubs with six panels heavily ornamented with gilt tooling, all foredges gilt, marbled end papers (From the M. Robert Guggenheim Collection). 10" tall.
A Amsterdam, Chez Abraham Wolfgang, pres de la Bourse, 1691. 321 pages. Full original calf in fine condition; a tight and clean copy with red and green speckled foredges. 5 3/4" tall.
New York: Fowlers and Wells, 1850. Hardcover bindings with some damage to the cover of Volume One. Each volume is 7 5/8" tall.
"The History of Warwick, Rhode Island, Settlement in 1642 to the Present Time" by Oliver Payson Fuller. Providence: Angell, Burlingame & Co., 1875 (Errata slip tipped in). Engravings and map included, brown cloth binding with some chipping at the top and bottom of the spine with a couple of pin-size holes along the front and rear hinge. 8 1/2" tall.
Author: Welcome Arnold Greene. Providence, RI: J. A. & R. A. Reid, 1886. Heavily illustrated full green cloth binding with an embossed gilt design and title on the front cover; all edges gilt. Moderately rubbed and worn with some fraying on top and bottom of spine and on corners; internally very nice overall. 14 1/4" tall.
H. R. Page & Co., 1891. Large format volume with 23 pages of text followed by 71 pages containing 94 photographs of views of Providence, Rhode Island. Bound in 3/4 black leather and black pebbled cloth in very good condition; very clean pages. 14" tall.
"Told by Uncle Remus: New Stories of the Old Plantation" by Joel Chandler Harris, Illustrated by A. B. Frost, J. M. Conde and Frank Verbeck. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1905. 7 3/4" tall. Good condition overall.
Complete with the original dust jacket, and signed by the author. The State Company, Columbia, SC, 1929. Limited Edition #176 of 250. 7 3/4" Tall. Nice condition overall.
Le Fabriche e i Disegni di Andrea Palladio Raccolti ed Illustrati Da Ottavio Bertotti Scamozi. Four Volumes in Two, Quarto Printed by Giovanni Rossi in Vicenza, 1796. Including Le Terme Dei Romani Disegnate Da Andrea Palladio e Ripubblicate Con La Giunta Di Alcune Osservazioni Da Ottavio Bertotti Scamozzi, Published by Giovanni Rossi in Vicenza, 1797. Contains 25 Copperplate Engravings and 233 engraved plates in total, with all five volumes combined...
Boston: Ferdinand Andrews, 1839. Full tan calf leather binding; spine is gilt-ruled in five compartments. Measures 9 7/8" tall.
Exeter (NH): C. Norris & Co., 1813. Full calf leather, blind-tooled ornament-ruled front and rear covers, spine, dot-ruled and blind-tooled decoration. Fine original American binding; 8 5/8" tall.