The first of two volumes published by Harper Brothers NY in 1894. Dark blue boards (light wear) with gilt lettering; uncut pages.
Washington Irving. "Revised Edition Complete in One Volume." Published in 1887 by G.P. Putnam's Sons New York. The front features a gilt design on the black leather boards. This is a nice tight edition and smaller book that measures 4.25" x 6.50".
Published in 1887 by Knox Publishing Co. Hartford CT. Burgundy boards with floral endpapers and embossed gilt design. Illustrated. A nice tight book- name inscribed on flyleaf.
Possibly an unstated first edition. A beautifully illustrated copy in very good condition with red boards, embossed flowers and gilt highlights and gilt beveled edges. One small spot on a page, and a few pages have dog ear creases ( see photos). Published in 1880 by John W. Lovell, New York.
"A History of the United States of America preceded by a narrative of the Discovery and Settlement of North American... by Horace E. Scudder with maps and illustrations." Collectible hardcover in excellent condition with the exception of some board wear and page toning. The colored illustrations including maps are quite crisp...Published in 1884 by H. H. Butler/ Philadelphia, William Ware & Co/Boston.
A tan hardcover with black lettering published by Doran, New York, 1919. The boards show light wear and the front board is separating from the spine. Maugham misspelled with final "n" on front board and spine.
"Battle Field & Prison Pen: Or Through the War, and Thrice a Prisoner in Rebel Dungeons." Copyright by in 1882 by Hubbard Brothers/Cottage Library Publishing House. The blue cloth boards feature a seated soldier surrounded by faded gilt lettering. An embossed design is on the back board. Profusely illustrated with drawings, frontispiece. The paste down is rippled and the opposite page is slightly loose. Worn spine end and board edges, pages have yellowed...
Published in 1906, a blue hardcover book without dustjacket printed by Doubleday Doran & Co. New York.
This lot includes two hardcovers with dustjackets -GLASS A Guide for Collectors by Gabriella Gros-Galliner (1970) and COLLECTING AMERICAN GLASS by Katharine Morrison McClinton (1950).Both are illustrated. The jackets have light wear.
This lot includes two Sotheby Parke Bernet NY auction catalogs. One is dated 10/2/75, the other 12/2/75. The latter auction includes English and Continental Pewter. Estimate lists are included in both; the December catalog has final prices written in and October has a final list price printed. Light wear.
Black Dog Antiques
The book features 219 lots including jade, ivory, silver and gold. Colored photos. Mint condition. Published by the Oriental Art Gallery London.
Black Dog Antiques
Here is a whimsical piece of folk art, possibly depicting an Australian Cassowary. A plastic coconut shell serves as the body, the feathered tail and headdress are accented by a furry brown material while the spindly neck and legs made from sticks. Unsigned.