"Boats Away," "First Sighting," "Going On The Whale," and "Nantucket Sleigh Ride." Set of Four Original Etchings, all pencil-signed and dated '1977' with Certificates of Authenticity from the Franklin Mint Gallery of Fine Art. All four pieces are matted and in very nice condition. The sheets are 16" x 20 1/2;" mattings are 17 3/4" x 22 1/4." Sold as a set of four.
Original hand-colored lithograph, 1846. Toned overall with some foxing, but in nice overall condition. Sheet measures 10 1/4" x 15."
Retold in English by Frederick Colin Tinley, with six pictures in colour by the author. London: George Routledge & Sons, Ltd. New York: E. P. Dutton & Co. Signed Riviere binding in full blue leather, with gilt decoration on front, rear and spine. The spine has a red and green label with raised hubs and six compartments. Endpapers are foxed, but otherwise the interior is very clean. 7 3/4" tall.
Full Title: "The Story of Manon Lescaut and of the Chevalier Des Grieux." Translated by Arthur W. Gundry from the 1753 French edition. Illustrated throughout by Maurice LeLoir. New York: F. T. Jones & Co., 1887. 3/4 brown Morocco leather and marbled boards. The front marbled panel is stained. All edges are gilt, the title page has some foxing, but the remainder of the interior is very clean. 9" tall.
Translated by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Pictured by Evelyn Paul with Music by Alfred Mercer. George G. Harrap & Co., Imprinted at Ye Cheylesmore Presse in Ye Town of Coventry by W. W. Curtis Ltd. Signed Bren Tanos New York Binding in 3/4 brown leather and blue cloth. Front hinge is starting to rend; the corners are bumped and scuffed. 9 1/2" tall.
Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes. Houghton Mifflin & Co., The Riverside Press (Cambridge, MA), 1889. 3/4 tan leather and marbled boards, with blind ruling on front and back; the spine is gilt-tooled with two tan labels. Very tight, clean pair. 7 " tall.
Par Un-Petit-Neveu De Beaumarchais. Third Edition, Paris: Denty, Libraire; Chartres, Petrot-Garnier, 1879. Signed Dupre binding in 3/4 Maroon leather and marbled paper, top edge is gilt. Very nice condition. Gilt-ruled front and back, spine has ornate gilt decoration in six compartments with raised hubs. 8 3/8" tall.
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1859. Bound in full tan leather with gilt ruling on the front and back covers, spine is gilt-decorated and has a red and green label. The leather has some peeled spots at corners on front and back with wear marks at hinges; interior is toned with minor foxing. 7 1/8" tall.
Authorized Edition, Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1883. Full tan leather binding with gilt and blind tooling on the front, back and spine. 6 3/8" tall.
Full Title: "A Practical Treatise on the Diseases and Injuries of the Urinary Bladder, The Prostate Gland, and the Urethra" by S. D. Gross. Philadelphia: Blanchard and Lea, 1851. Includes 106 illustrations. Full original calf binding, gilt-ruled spine. There are rubbed and bumped corners, with some staining and foxed interiors. 9 3/8" tall.
Full Title: "Einleitung Zum Richtigen Verstande und Nutzlicher Lesung der Heiligen Schrift" by David Collier. New Berlin, PA: Berlegt von J. C. Reisner, fur die Evangelische Gemeinschaft, 1845. Full original calf binding with gilt ruling on the spine. 7" tall.
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.
Author: Alfred Ernest Chancellor. London: B. T. Batsford, 1898. Folio red cloth with gilt lettering on cover, bumped and slightly tattered at top and bottom of spine; endpapers and 1/2 title pages foxed, otherwise a nice copy with forty plates. 15" 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."
"Infantry: Continental Army 1779-1783" and "Miscellaneous Organizations Continental Army 1776-1779." Pair of 1885 stone lithographs on heavy paper with light foxing. 'Misc' has a 3" tear from lower right-hand side margin, entering 1 1/2" into image. Each lithograph sheet measures 16 7/8" x 14 7/8." Sold as a pair.
Full Title: Original Aquatint and Hand-Colored Engraving, 1807. There is a tear with repair tape (On back) at the top right-hand corner; tear extends 3/4" from edge into image. Lightly stained, mostly in margins; some toning and foxing. Plate mark is 12 7/8" x 16 1/2;" sheet is 14 1/4" x 17 7/8."