Author: Francois de Salignac de la Mothe Fenelon. Nouvelle Edition with twelve engravings. Paris: Chez Bossange, 1807. A full green leather binding with gilt ruling and tooling on the front, back and spine. All fore-edges are gilt. There is some rubbing at the hinges and corners and the interior has some light foxing. 6 5/8" tall.
Two Volumes: 'Eastern Birds' and 'Western Birds.' Stated First Edition: Easton Press, Norwalk, 1990. 'Eastern Birds' is signed by Peterson. Both books are in excellent condition and bound in full leather with gilt ruling and gilt edges. 17 1/4" tall.
Music for the piano forte, voice or harp. Titles include: "Hull's Victory," "Grand March of the Clinton Guards," "A Grand Russian March (1928)," "Louisville March and Quick Step," "Comin' Thro' the Rye," "United States Marine March," "Billy Barlow," "Go Ahead," General Gates March," "March of the Polish Rifle Corps Under Command of Maj...
Limited #181/300, signed by Andrew Wyeth. Boston: Gambit, Inc. 1969. Oblong folio 1/2 blue suede leather and tan cloth, with a gilt-stamped 'AW' on a leather label on the front cover. The book is housed in its original cloth clamshell box. Mint condition. Box measures 15" x 18 3/4;" book is 13 1/4" x 17 1/2."
By Claude G. Bowers, With Illustrations. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, The Riverside Press Cambridge, 1925. Bound in navy blue Morocco leather; gilt-ruled and decorated, moire cloth inside front and rear covers and on first and last page. 8 3/4" tall.
London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1911. 3/4 Vellum and white buckram bound with gilt ruling on front and back. The spine has gilt ruling, leaves, vines and hearts with a green label on the front cover with a presentation label in green and gilt: 'To Mrs. J. W. C. Macpherson In Memory Of A Kind Act.' This is a signed binding by T. Maskew Miller, Capetown. 7 1/4" tall.
London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1849. Full deep navy Morocco leather, gilt-tooled front and back; all edges gilt with raised hubs on spine with six gilt-tooled compartments. 7" tall.
With a preface by the Rev. T. S. Grimshawe, A. M. A New Edition; London: William Tegg & Co., 1853. Full red Morocco leather, handsomely gilt-tooled prize binding with all edges gilt. 'Coopers Company School' gilt emblazoned emblem on front cover and presentation label to Master Walter J. Cruickshank for his General Proficiency, 1856. 6 1/2" tall.
Translated from the original by Charles R. Sumner from the London edition. Volume One only. Boston: Cummings, Hilliard and Co., 1825. Bound in full original mottled calf, with gilt ruling and decoration on spine, with red and green labels, sponge-decorated fore-edges. The binding is worn but tight; hinges are intact. This is from the Joseph Blount Cheshire Jr. (Episcopal Bishop of North Carolina, 1893-1932) Estate; his signature is on two pages. 9" tall.
Full Title: "S. Clementis Romani, S. Ignatii, S. Polycarpi, Patrum Apostolicorum." Two Volumes; Oxonii: E. Typographeo Academico, 1847. Bound in full calf with gilt ruling and blind-tooled decoration on front and rear covers; spines have raised hubs and six compartments are gilt-tooled, with two labels in red and black. Front and rear hinge are starting to split at the top of Volume 1; otherwise both volumes are tight and clean. All fore-edges are marbled; 'F. W...
Books by Arthur Penrhyn Stanley, D. D. Illustrated Edition; Volumes I and II. New York: Anson D. F. Randolph & Co., 1883 (?). Contains thirteen photogravures. Blue 3/4 leather and marbled paper; some wear and scuffing but otherwise tight binding; interior very clean. 8 3/4" tall.
Published by The American Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals, New York, 1868 (?). Lists officers of the Society, May of 1867. 3/4 black leather and mottled paper boards, spine is gilt-ruled, front and rear hinges are split but covers remain attached by cords. Contains one illustration which has slipped but still is firmly attached, foxed and toned throughout. 7 1/4" tall.
Edited by William George Clark and William Aldis Wright. London and Cambridge: Macmillanand Co., 1867. Deep blue Morocco leather binding, elaborate gilt and blind-tooled front, rear and spine. The front cover has a central inlaid ivory ornament with a colored vase and flowers; the spine is divided into six compartments by hubs, then gilt-ruled and decorated with a fleur-de-lis emblem. Lacks first free endpaper; otherwise clean and tightly-bound. 6 7/8" tall.
London: Saunders and Oatley, 1838. First Edition. Bound in full dark green Morocco leather, gilt-ruled and tooled decoration on front, rear and spine; all fore-edges gilt. Corners bumped, front upper part of hinge repaired, spine top repaired crudely, embossed Thanet House, Stafford Road, Wallington on second free fly leaf. 7" tall.
Full Title: An Historical Account Of Church-Government As It Was In Great Britain And Ireland by The Bishop Of St. Asaph. London: Printed for Charles Brome, 1684. Original full calf, chipped, loose on boards; pencil notations on Title Page and last two flyleaves, pen ownership Joseph Blount Cheshire Jr., Episcopal Bishop of North Carolina, 1893-1932. 7 1/4" tall.