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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #937334
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This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1976 Collector's Edition of Defoe's "Robinson Crusoe" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/2" tall and 1 1/2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #937329
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This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1981 Collector's Edition of Thoreau's "Walden" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 8 1/8" tall and 1 5/8" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #937312
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This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1977 Collector's Edition of Scott's "Ivanhoe" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/2" tall and 1 3/8" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #937298
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Boston: Published by Tappan and Dennet, 1842. Handsomely bound in full calf with gilt-ruled and lettered spine with four raised hubs. There is very light wear to the extremities and the interior is quite foxed at endpapers and the engraved plates; otherwise, the remaining text is very clean. 562 pages; 9 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1800 item #937283
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$450.00
Newcastle Upon Tyne: Printed by T. Saint; London, 1777. Signed binding by James Toovey. Finely bound in full brown morocco leather with gilt-ruled covers and a gilt-decorated and lettered spine. Front hinge is tender and starting to tear at the top. Corners are lightly bumped and the spine top has some chipping. The interior is lightly toned with some foxing. 430 pages plus one page errata and one page of ads; 9" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #937280
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New York: Charles L. Webster & Co. 1885 + 1886, respectively. Original publisher's 3/4 morocco leather and cloth covers with gilt medallions on front and rear covers; gilt-ruled, lettered and decorated spines. The exterior is in very fine condition with only very light wear and some chipping to the corner points. Interiors are very clean and tight. Volume I is 584 pages and Volume II is 647 pages and one page of errata. 9 3/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #937275
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A Defence Of Southern Slavery Against The Attacks of Henry Clay and Alex'r Campbell by a Southern Clergyman (Iveson L. Brooks). Hamburg, South Carolina: 1851. Self wrappers, stitched as issued. Toned overall, but rare. Howes B-811, Sabin 81954, Blockson 9351. 8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #936426
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$225.00
A Critical Examination of Our Financial Policy During the Southern Rebellion by Simon Newcomb. New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1865. Bound in original green pebble cloth with blind-ruled covers and gilt-lettered spine. Corners and extremities are bumped, spine ends bumped and a 3/8" tear is at the top of the left spine. The interior is tones with light occasional foxing. The previous owner's pencil signature is inside the front cover and the last flyleaf...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1800 item #936423
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An Answer To That Part of the Narrative of Lieutenant General Sir Henry Clinton, K. B. by Earl Cornwallis. London: Printed for J. Debrett, 1783. Howes C781a foldout at page 236 Va. troops. Bound in 3/4 calf and marbled boards; front cover nearly loose but present; rear hinge starting to rend; spine top chipped 3/4" off; corners rubbed and bumped; exterior of book is worn overall but could be repaired. Interior is tight and clean throughout except for first two flyleaves which are foxed...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #936400
Larry D. Laster Old & Rare Books, Art & Antiques
$35.00
This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1978 Collector's Edition of Charlotte Bronte's "Jane Eyre" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/4" tall and 1 3/4" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #936398
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This Easton Press 1989 2-Volume Edition of Ayn Rand's "The Fountainhead" is in excellent condition. The leather bindings are pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/4" tall and 2 3/4" thick (together). The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #936395
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This Franklin Library 1984 Special Edition of Rawlings "The Yearling" is in excellent condition. The red leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/4" tall and 1 1/4" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #936393
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This Easton Press 'The Collector's Library of Famous Editions' 1983 Edition of Verne's "Around The World In Eighty Days" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 10 3/8" tall and 1 1/4" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #936383
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This Easton Press 'Masterpieces Of American Literature' 1980 Collector's Edition of Henry James's "The Turn Of The Screw" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 10 3/4" tall and 1" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #936381
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This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1980 Collector's Edition of "Grimm's Fairy Tales" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 10 1/4" tall and 1 1/2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #936379
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This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1975 Collector's Edition of Poe's "Tales Of Mystery And Imagination" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 10 1/4" tall and 1 1/2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #936374
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This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1980 Collector's Edition of John Boccaccio's "The Decameron" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 10 1/4" tall and 1 3/4" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #936367
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This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1976 Collector's Edition of "Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 11 1/8" tall and 5/8" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.