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1 Alcoholics Anonymous: The Story of How Many Thousands of Men and Women Have Recovered from Alcoholism.
New York Works Publishing Inc. 1946 First Edition; Tenth Printing Hardcover 
Blue cloth stamped in blind on the front and in gold on the spine. 8-page Alcoholics Anonymous pamphlet by Jack Alexander laid in. Small stain to front pastedown endpaper and lower corner of text block, previous owner's name on front free endpaper, front hinge weak, a few leaves with corner crease. A good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 400.00 USD
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Cent proverbes par Grandville.
2 Cent proverbes par Grandville.
Paris H. Fournier, Editeur 1845 First Edition Hardcover 
397pp + index. Half red morocco over marbled boards, spine with raised bands and gold lettering, all edges gilt. Frontispiece and numerous illustrations. Old dampstain to edges (not affecting text or images), light wear to extremities, toning to spine. A very good copy. Text in French. ; Octavo 
Price: 300.00 USD
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3 In Memoriam. Eliza Platt Stoddard, Daughter of Prof. John F. and Eliza A. Stoddard, Sent to the Home of Earth July 21st, 1869; Called to the Home in Heaven May 19th, 1886.
Newark, NJ Starbuck & Dunham, Printers 1886 First Edition Hardcover 
120pp. Original brown cloth stamped in blind and gold on the front panel. With the signature of Mrs. Stoddard, the mother of the young girl to whom this tribute is dedicated. Illustrated with several photographs. A very good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Klinck's Albany Directory, for the Year 1823: Containing an Alphabetical List of Residents within the City, and a Variety of Other Interesting Matter.
4 Klinck's Albany Directory, for the Year 1823: Containing an Alphabetical List of Residents within the City, and a Variety of Other Interesting Matter.
Albany, NY Printed by E. and E. Hosford 1823 First Edition Original wraps 
80pp. Original pictorial wrappers. Heavy wear to covers, spine almost completely missing, toning and scattered foxing, some stains to covers, tear to upper edge of back cover. A fair copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Mid to Late 1800s Photograph Album with Views of Italy, Switzerland, Germany, France and England.
5 Mid to Late 1800s Photograph Album with Views of Italy, Switzerland, Germany, France and England.
Hardcover 
Full embossed morocco decorated in gold on the sides and the spine, gilt edges, metal decorated clasps. The album includes forty-two photographs mounted on board with views of the Papal Blessing of the animals and S. Giovanni in Laterano in Rome, Pompei, Sorrento, Naples, Amalfi, Heidelberg, Schaffhausen, Zurich, Fribourg, Strasbourg, a portrait of Francis Joseph I, emperor of Austria, and others. There are two photos of, presumably, the owners of the album (Marie and Emma Saul, dated 1863). Some of the photos have handwritten notes in the back; one has a small scar, and some show light wear. Condition is very good+ with light wear to the extremities. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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Practical Fishing Tackle and Camp Goods 1921.
6 Practical Fishing Tackle and Camp Goods 1921.
New York Von Lengerke & Detmold, Inc. 1921 First Edition Pictorial wrappers 
189pp + index. Original pictorial wrappers. Notice of new address stapled on first page. Profusely illustrated in b&w. Paper is brittle. A good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 175.00 USD
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7 Proceedings of the Society for Psychical Research October 1882 to March 1972.
London Trubner & Co. 1882 Printed wrappers 
A set comprising one hundred and ninety issues of the Society for Psychical Research starting with volume 1, part 1 (October 1882), to volume 55, part 205 (March 1972). Original blue wrappers. Some of the first issues are later editions. Overall a nice set with light chipping to spines and light edge wear and only a handful of issues in rougher shape (one of them is incomplete). ; Octavo 
Price: 1500.00 USD
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Real Life in London; or, The Bambles and Adventures of Bob Tallyho, Esq. and His Cousin, the Hon. Tom. Dashall, Through the Metropolis; Exhibiting a Living Picture of Fashionable Characters, Manners, and Amusements in High and Low Life. By an Amateur.  Embellished and Illustrated with a Series of Coloured Prints, Designed and Engraved by Messrs. Heath, Alken, Dighton, Rowlandson, &c.
8 Real Life in London; or, The Bambles and Adventures of Bob Tallyho, Esq. and His Cousin, the Hon. Tom. Dashall, Through the Metropolis; Exhibiting a Living Picture of Fashionable Characters, Manners, and Amusements in High and Low Life. By an Amateur. Embellished and Illustrated with a Series of Coloured Prints, Designed and Engraved by Messrs. Heath, Alken, Dighton, Rowlandson, &c.
London Printed for Jones and Co. 1823 Hardcover 
In two volumes. 656pp; ix, 668pp. Contemporary full calf, spines decorated in gold and with leather labels lettered in gold. Frontispiece, engraved title and eighteen plates in color in volume one. Frontispiece, engraved title and twelve plates (one extra plate not called for) in color in volume two. Wear to extremities, old repair to the spine head of volume two, some mild toning and offsetting to text block, number and initials on the verso of the front free endpapers. A good+ set. ; Octavo 
Price: 500.00 USD
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Reynolds' Map of London with the Recent Improvements, 1875. Divided into Quarter Mile Sections for Measuring Distances.
9 Reynolds' Map of London with the Recent Improvements, 1875. Divided into Quarter Mile Sections for Measuring Distances.
London James Reynolds 1875 Hardcover 
The map measures 86 x 50 cm. Hand-coloured, mounted on canvas. In the original green cloth folder stamped in gold and blind on the front panel. 
Price: 225.00 USD
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Speeches of Chief Justice Williams, Judge Parsons, and Ex-Governor Ellsworth: Delivered in the Center Church, Hartford, Conn. at the Anniversary of the Hartford Branch of the American Tract Society. January 9th, 1859.
10 Speeches of Chief Justice Williams, Judge Parsons, and Ex-Governor Ellsworth: Delivered in the Center Church, Hartford, Conn. at the Anniversary of the Hartford Branch of the American Tract Society. January 9th, 1859.
Hartford, CT Steam Press of Elihu Geer 1859 First Edition Printed wrappers 
Pamphlet. 26pp. Light overall wear. A very good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 150.00 USD
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The Antiquities of St. Peter's, or, the Abbey-Church of Westminster: Containing All the Inscriptions and Epitaphs upon the Tombs and Grave-Stones; with the Lives, Marriages, and Issue of the Most Eminent Personages Therein Reposited; and Their Coats of Arms Truly Emblazoned. Adorned with Draughts of the Tombs, Curiously Engraven.
11 The Antiquities of St. Peter's, or, the Abbey-Church of Westminster: Containing All the Inscriptions and Epitaphs upon the Tombs and Grave-Stones; with the Lives, Marriages, and Issue of the Most Eminent Personages Therein Reposited; and Their Coats of Arms Truly Emblazoned. Adorned with Draughts of the Tombs, Curiously Engraven.
London Printed for E. Bell, J. Darby, A. Bettersworth, E. Curll, R. Gosling... 1722 Third Edition Hardcover 
In two volumes. viii, iii-xvi, 256pp + index; iii-viii, 201, [6], 32, [4]pp. Full calf stamped in blind on the sides, in gold on the edges, spine decorated in gold, red and black leather labels lettered in gold. With four foldout engraved plates and fifty-five inserted engraved plates. With the bookplates of Nathan of Churt and Hugh Cecil Earl of Lonsdale on the front endpapers of volume 1 (volume 2 has only the bookplate of Nathan of Churt on the front pastedown endpaper). Some wear to extremities, spines professionally rebacked, mild scattered foxing. A very good set. ; Octavo 
Price: 500.00 USD
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The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church. According to the Use of the United Church of England and Ireland. Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David, Pointed as They Are to Be Sung or Said in Churches.
12 The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church. According to the Use of the United Church of England and Ireland. Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David, Pointed as They Are to Be Sung or Said in Churches.
London Published for John Reeves 1809 Hardcover 
[54], 487, [154]pp. Contemporary red morocco elaborately decorated in gold and blind on the covers and the spine, all edges gilt, gilt inside dentelles. Light rubbing and some wear to the edges, name in pencil on the flyleaf, a couple of minor spots to fore edge. A very good copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 300.00 USD
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13 The Narrative of Lieut. Gen. Sir William Howe, in a Committee of the House of Commons, On the 29th of April, 1779, Relative to His Conduct, During His Late Command of the King's Troops in North America: To Which Are Added, Some Observations Upon a Pamphlet, Entitled, Letters to a Nobleman.
London Printed by H. Baldwin 1780 First Edition Hardcover 
110pp.Later half morocco over marbled boards, spine lettered in gold. Includes the half-title. Faint library stamps on the first and last page, small hole to page 1 with very minor loss to text, old repairs to some of the leaves. A very good copy. Howes H-729. Sabin 33342. ; Octavo 
Price: 750.00 USD
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14 A New York Broker The Art of Investing.
New York D. Appleton and Company 1888 First Edition Hardcover 
198pp + 6pp of publisher's advertisements. Original maroon cloth stamped in gold. A fine copy. ; 12mo 
Price: 400.00 USD
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History of Hamilton County, Aber, Ted; King, Stella
15 Aber, Ted; King, Stella History of Hamilton County
Lake Pleasant, NY Great Wilderness Books 1965 First Edition Hardcover 
Green cloth stamped in gold on the spine. Neat bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. A fine copy in very good price clipped dustjacket with mild chipping and wear to the edges. ; Octavo 
Price: 225.00 USD
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The Life of Philidor, Musician and Chess-Player., Allen, George
16 Allen, George The Life of Philidor, Musician and Chess-Player.
Philadelphia E. H. Butler & Co. 1863 First Edition Hardcover 
With a Supplementary Essay on Philidor as Chess-Author and Chess-Player by Tassilo von Heydebrand und der Lasa. xii, 156pp. Quarter green cloth over red boards, gold lettering on the spine. Extremely mild foxing to text block, previous owner's name in pencil on flyleaf, light rubbing to covers and wear to edges. A very good copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 350.00 USD
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17 Arnold, Augustus C. L. Philosophical History of Free-Masonry and Other Secret Societies; or, The Secret Societies of All Ages Considered in Their Relations with, and Influence on, the Moral, Social, and Intellectual Progress of Man.
New York Published by Clark, Austin, & Smith 1854 First Edition Hardcover 
283pp. Original brown cloth stamped in blind on the covers and lettered in gold on the spine. Spine ends frayed, lettering dulled, stain to front panel. Lacks the flyleaf. With the stamp of Masonic furnishing store A. W. Pollard Regalia, and Mark Wentworth Home written in ink on the front free endpaper. A very good copy. ; 12mo 
Price: 300.00 USD
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18 Atkinson, Herbert and others Cock-Fighting and Game Fowl, from the Note-Books of Herbert Atkinson of Ewelme Together with the Life and Letters of John Harris, the Cornish Cocker.
Bath George Bayntun 1938 First Edition Hardcover 
Cloth. 253pp. With color and b&w illustrations. Light wear to extremities, a hint of foxing to text block. A very good+ copy. ; Quarto 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Histoire de l'imprimerie par l'image., Audin, Marius
19 Audin, Marius Histoire de l'imprimerie par l'image.
Paris Henri Jonquières 1929 First Edition Original wrappers 
In four volumes. Volume I: L'histoire et la technique; Volume II: La lettre d'imprimerie; Volume III: Esthétique du livre; Volume IV: Bibelots ou bilboquets. Small bookplates to flyleaf, light chipping to the edges, small labels to back cover. A very good set. Profusely illustrated. Text in French. ; Octavo 
Price: 300.00 USD
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Novum organum scientiarum. Edition secunda., Bacon, Francis
20 Bacon, Francis Novum organum scientiarum. Edition secunda.
Amsterdam Sumptibus Joannis Ravesteinii 1660 Second Edition Hardcover 
[24]pp, 404pp. Recent brown full calf, spine with raised bands, decorated in gold and blind, and lettered in gold, inner dentelles in blind, edges sprinkled in red. Engraved title. Previous owner's name and date on the front free endpaper. A fine copy. ; 12mo 
Price: 750.00 USD
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