All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1800 item #1043081 (stock #X8202)
Vintages
$50.00
Here's the long title page: Caius Crispus Sallustius the Historian Translated into English. To which are prefixed The Life and Character of the Author and His Works. By John Rowe, Esq; The Third Edition, Revised and Corrected Throughout. Printed for the Executors of Richard Sare, and Sold by R. Williamson near Gray's Inn Gate in Holbourn, 1726.

This book originally had leather bindings, but the front and back covers are missing. The spine is intact and is gilt marked: Rowe's Sallust...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1980 item #1043072 (stock #X8200)
Vintages
$150.00
Atlas of Early American History: The Revolutionary Era 1760-1790. Princeton University Press, Princeton (NJ), 1976. Green Cloth Boards. Book Condition is excellent; Dust Jacket is Very Good (has a few blemishes and rubbed corners). First Edition. Elephant Folio 18.5 x 13.5 inches. Lester J. Cappon (Editor) with Barbara Bartz Petchenik and John Hamilton Long. 157 + xvi pages. ISBN 10:0691046344; ISBN 13:9780691046341...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #1042099
Book and jacket show light wear but are fully intact. Inscription in pen on inside front page. 9 1/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1950 item #1042075
Book and jacket show light wear but are fully intact. 9" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1950 item #1042069
Book and jacket show light wear but are fully intact. 9" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1900 item #1039003 (stock #SK 277)
Galerie Hafner
$360.00
Hardcover book about the ancient and modern history of Algeria, richly illustrated, with foldable map of Algeria, 24 engravings with views and 12 colored depictions of the army designed by Rouargue. Published by Furne in Paris, first edition, dating from 1843, 637 pages, complete. Title in French: Histoire de l'Algerie Ancienne et Moderne depuis les premiers etablissements des carthaginois jusques et y compris les dernieres campagnes du General Bugeaud...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Contemporary item #1036086
The Nanking Cargo Book By Michael Hatcher withAnthony Thorncroft Published By Hamish Haniltoy London Printed by William Clowes This hardback book contains lots of colour and black & white pictures. The book tells the story of Michael Hatcher and the recovery of "The Nanking Cargo" and also an account of the excitement of the sale, certainly the most memerable that I have ever been to. It is very well written and is hard to put down once one has started to read it...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1960 item #1033412
First edition hard cover with dust jacket by Louise Hall Tharp. Published in Boston by Little Brown and Company, 1953. 367 pp. Illustrations, notes, index. Pages have yellowed, there is a stain from an old newspaper article that was inserted in the front end paper and the dust jacket shows some wear otherwise in good condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1970 item #1032589
Two CRACKER JACK MINIATURE BOOKS. Book 5, TINY BOOK. Book 7, ACTIVITY BOOK. 1960s. Each measures 1 3/4" x 1 1/4". Full color front covers, plain backs. In mint, unused, unopened condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1970 item #1031725
THE FLATTERED FLYING FISH AND OTHER POEMS. E.V.RIEU. Illustrated By E.H.Shepard. New York: E.P. Dutton,Inc., (1962). 8vo. Pictorial cloth in original pictorial dust jacket. Black and white illustrations by Ernest H.Shepard. FIRST EDITION - PUBLISHER'S REVIEW COPY with review slip loosely laid in. A fine copy.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1031261
YOU'RE ONLY OLD ONCE!. By Dr. SEUSS. New York: Random House, (1986). Early printing with back flap of dust jacket indicating a March, 1986 printing. Cloth-backed boards. Full color illustrations. A very fine copy in original dust jacket.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1980 item #1030657
RUPERT ANNUAL. A DAILY EXPRESS PUBLICATION 1976. 4to. Original color pictorial boards. Illustrated endpapers and full color illustrations. Mary Tourtel's "Rupert The Bear" Annuals first appeared in 1920. The popular series of annuals were continued after her death in 1948 by Alfred Bestall and other artists. Someone has traced a fine red line on the puzzle maze on page 60 otherwise a near MINT copy with the title page price of 90P still unclipped.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1930 item #1030655
TWO COPIES OF MILLIONS OF CATS. BY WANDA GA'G. New York: Coward McCann, 1928. Oblong 4tos. Original pictorial boards. Copy No.1: First edition, first issue (Jersey City imprint on copyright page - see enlargement 4). Imperfect, this copy has been bound up at the printers lacking four (of 16) leaves, otherwise a very good copy. Copy No.2: First edition, second issue...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1940 item #1030031
Stated first edition. An over sized hard cover with colored prints. Published in 1930 by Doubleday Doran & Co. Garden City, New York. The paper label on the spine shows some wear,there is a black smudge on the cover and the board corners show some wear otherwise in fine condition. 32 full page illustrations. 138 pages.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #1029553
An oversized soft cover catalog that features ceramics, ivories, fine and decorative arts. Published in association with Julius Bohler and Brimo de Laroussilhe. 128+ full color plates. 250 pgs. A small tear is on front cover ( see photo) otherwise in fine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1940 item #1028976
THE RELUCTANT DRAGON. BY KENNETH GRAHAME. ILLUSTRATED BY ERNEST H. SHEPARD. (New York): Holiday House, (1938). 8vo. Pictorial cloth with printed paper label on spine. Original pictorial dust jacket. Designed by Helen Gentry. Printed by W.E. Rudge's Sons. Black and white illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard. FIRST EDITION. A very fine copy in slightly worn dust jacket.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1950 item #1028970
FIRST WHISPER OF 'THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS' BY KENNETH GRAHAME. Edited, With An Introduction, by ELSPETH GRAHAME. Philadelphia, J.P.Lippincott, (1945). FIRST EDITION. 12mo. Original cloth with pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated. The story of how the classic tale THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS came into being. The story was first set down in a series of letters to Grahame's young son Alastair, or, "Mouse" when he was on a visit to the seaside. A fine copy.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #1028932
The Bodhisattva Collection
Free with any Song Dynasty ceramics purchase from our Early Chinese section
An excellent pictorial reference book specializing in Song Dynasty ceramics with very good informative text by Rose Kerr. This is an especially well-photographed book with about 120 color photos covering all areas of Song Dynasty ceramics including Ru and Jun wares, Xing and Ding wares, Yaozhou wares, Cizhou wares, Celadon wares, Qingbai wares, and Jizhou and Jian wares...