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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 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 : Pre 1837 VR item #1043085 (stock #X8203)
Vintages
$50.00
Corinne ou Italie, par Mme La Baronne de Stael. Nouvelle Edition revue et corrigee. Tome Second. Published by: Chez Treuttel et Wuetz, Libraires Paris, 1833. Leather covers. 491 pages. Book and cover condition: fair to good. Foxing and browning throughout, leather cover torn at spine and worn on corners. Generally tight, but does have a number of loose pages in the middle. Some old annotations...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1043451 (stock #X8209)
Vintages
$50.00
The long title page: A Biographical and Critical Dictionary of Recent and Living Painters and Engravers by Henry Ottley

Publ. Chatto and Windus, London 1875. First Edition. Decorated cloth boards with gilt lettering on the spine. 184 + vi pages. A Supplement issued fourteen years after the publication of the New Edition of Bryan’s Dictionary of Painters and Engravers. 10 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #1043440 (stock #X8207)
Vintages
$35.00
The long title page: Q. Horatii Flacci Carmina Expurgata / Accuratis notis ac appendice de diis et heroibus poeticis illustravit / Josephus Juvencius / Editio prioribus auctior et emendatior

Latin ecclesiastical verse with some illustrations. This copy from: Angers, de l'imprimerie des freres mame. 1807.

Leather bound. 7 x 4 inches. 410 + xxx pages...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #1043447 (stock #X8208)
Vintages
$35.00
The long title page: Kleine Romane und Erzählungen. Von A. F. E. Langbein / Zweites Bandchen.

Publ. Schuppel, Berlin 1814. Small novels and short stories (in German) by August Friedrich Ernst Langbein. Second of two volumes. First edition. 336 pages, but last page is missing. Two engraved images, as shown. 6 1/2 x 4 inches. Condition: Poor. Missing covers and last page. Pages brown, dogeared, minor water damage and some loss to frontispiece. But this is a rare book....

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1920 item #780086 (stock #88001)
Vintages
$299.00
Wonderful small illustrated book with French text celebrating Anglo-French relations after WWI. First Edition. Published by Chez Devambez, 1918. Soft cover. The binding is stabbed and tied, with 28 pages, approximately 5 x 6.5 inches. Contains a dozen brilliant pochoir woodcuts by Arnoux with accompanying text by Roger Boutet de Monvel. Companion volumes in the same style were: Nos Freres d'Amerique and Carnet d'un Permissionnaire. There is some browning with age; otherwise this is an exce...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1950 item #1043100 (stock #X8205)
Vintages
$40.00
Les Dents Humaines Morphologie OR Human Teeth Morphology, by E. Marseillier. Publ. Gauthier-Villars, Paris 1947. Paperback. 140 + xi pages. This is dentistry book (in French) about general characteristics and distinctive characteristics of teeth. Many illustrations, drawings and diagrams in black and white and red. 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches. Book condition is good, with the cover partially loose, browning and dog-eared pages. Great book on mid-century dentistry....
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1800 item #1123111 (stock #28000)
Vintages
$40.00
The Holy Ways of the Cross, a dissertation by Henry Mary Boudon archdeacon of the Diocese of Evreux. In French. First printed in 1671, I believe this copy was published in 1752 by Grandmont-Donders of Liege, Belgium.

Complete French Title: Les Saintes Voies de la Croix, où il est traité de plusieurs peines intérieures et extérieures et des moyens d'en faire un bon usage. Which roughly translates: The holy ways of the cross, where he addressed several sentences from internal and external ...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1910 item #1183845 (stock #38007)
Vintages
$30.00
A Little Book of Birthday Wishes is a fantastic little book with nine birthday wishes – poems, short essays, etc. First Edition. 4x6 inches. The book is printed on heavy, high quality, watermarked paper using arts and crafts printing methods by The Canterbury Company, Chicago, Illinois, copyright 1910. The covers are cardstock. The booklet has 13 single-sided pages bound with a red ribbon and a single staple. The book comes in a matching envelope. Excellent condition, virtually unread. Unusual...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1920 item #1183850 (stock #38010)
Vintages
$95.00
A Little Book of Verses About Flowers and You by Elizabeth Gordon is a beautiful little book with illustrated poems, short essays, etc. Appears to be a First Edition. 5x9 inches. The book is printed on heavy, high quality, watermarked laid paper (I think) with deckled edges using arts and crafts printing methods by W. A. Wilde Company, Boston and Chicago, copyright 1911. The covers are cardstock and are protected by a patterned translucent paper. The booklet has 24 pages including covers bound w...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1930 item #1183837 (stock #38005)
Vintages
$60.00
Three original copies of Macbeth Gallery’s Art Notes from Jan 1927 (#84), June 1927 (#85, The 35th Anniversary Number) and Nov 1929 (#87). Published by Macbeth Gallery, 15 East 57th Street. Each 5x7 pamphlet has about 30 pages and is profusely illustrated with black and white images of gallery art along with essays on art and artist profiles. These are bound in gray soft covers. Excellent condition, pages are tight and covers have minor cover edge discoloration and bumped corners. Unusual and ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1930 item #1183841 (stock #38006)
Vintages
$400.00
Eight original copies of Macbeth Gallery’s Art Portfolios from Nov 1926, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Oct & Nov 1927, and May 1928. Published by Macbeth Gallery, 15 East 57th Street. Each 5.5x8.5 portfolio generally has 12 separate pages illustrated with black and white images of art new to the gallery along with a brief description of the artwork, artist profile and price. These are held in cardstock folio covers. Excellent condition. Rare, unusual and very hard to find original folios … not reprodu...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1930 item #1219476 (stock #38115)
Vintages
$39.00
Tiny, miniature book that contains six mini-photographs of French chateaux (one missing). From the early 1900s. It is in a metal (possibly silver) cover with a crowned dragon on the front and a cross on the back and includes a latch. Photos and cover in very good condition. 1 x 5/8 inches....
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1930 item #1060491 (stock #98061)
Vintages
$28.00
Miniature 1923 Advertising calendar Book. The book advertises Sirop de Deschiens. It includes a chart for the weight of infants, dates for the change of seasons and a Conseils d'Hygiene. 32 pages which measure about 3 inches by 2 1/4 inches plus cardboard covers. A few annotations on the infant weight chart, otherwise excellent condition....
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1930 item #1060488 (stock #98062)
Vintages
$28.00
Miniature advertising calendar book for 1924. Advertises Fulgor: Cirage a la Cire Pour tous Metaux (Wax and shine for all metals). 14 pages (plus paper covers) measuring 2 5/16 inches by 1 13/16 inches. Excellent condition....
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1910 item #1219452 (stock #18027)
Vintages
$59.00
Lovely little miniature book. Full title: MAJ - A Romantic Poem by Karel Hynek Macha with a Portrait of Poe and Biography. Published 1910 by Jindrich Lorenz (Henry Lorens), Trebic, Moravia. Handbound hardcover. 110 pages. 2-1/2 x 2 inches. Binding a little loose. Well-read copy....
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1910 item #1219463 (stock #38109)
Vintages
$29.00
Very nice miniature book in maroon embossed and padded leather covers with gilt lettering and decoration. French text throughout. Petit Paroissien Bijou avec Offices et Prieres Suivis de la Messe du Mariage (Bijou Parishioner with Subscriptions and Prayers of the Mass of Marriage) published c1909 Brepols & Dierckx & Son, Turnhout, Belgium. Imprimatur 1899. Vatican approval 1905. 187 pages with gilt edges. Excellent condition....