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The History of Pipes and Tobaccos: An Outline of Pipe and Tobacco Evolution., Barnes, Robert William
21 Barnes, Robert William The History of Pipes and Tobaccos: An Outline of Pipe and Tobacco Evolution.
Rochester, NY Published by the Author 1938 First Edition Hardcover 
35pp of typewritten text in black and red in a spiral binder with red covers. With illustrations from the Wally Frank Pipe Manufacturers. The various illustrations are taped or pasted on the sheets. Frontispiece photo. Two letters from the Wally Frank, Ltd. company stapled to the rear endpaper. One of them reads: "... let us express our appreciation for sending us the delightful book you compiled. It has been closely examined by all members of the staff and has received acclamation from all sides." A couple of the illustrations are missing but overall in nice shape. ; Octavo 
Price: 250.00 USD
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22 Barton, William P. C. Vegetable Materia Medica of the United States; or, Medical Botany: Containing a Botanical, General, and Medical History, of Medicinal Plants Indigenous to the United States. Volume II.
Philadelphia M. Carey & Son 1818 First Edition Hardcover 
xvi, 10-243pp. Contemporary half-calf over marbled boards. With twenty-two hand-colored plates (out of twenty-six). Heavy wear to covers, owners' names on half-title and title, scattered foxing throughout. Bennett, p. 9. ; Quarto 
Price: 500.00 USD
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Narrative of the Operations and Recent Discoveries Within the Pyramids, Temples, Tombs, and Excavations, in Egypt and Nubia; and of a Journey to the Coast of the Red Sea, in Search of the Ancient Berenice; and Another to the Oasis of Jupiter Ammon., Belzoni, Giovanni Battista
23 Belzoni, Giovanni Battista Narrative of the Operations and Recent Discoveries Within the Pyramids, Temples, Tombs, and Excavations, in Egypt and Nubia; and of a Journey to the Coast of the Red Sea, in Search of the Ancient Berenice; and Another to the Oasis of Jupiter Ammon.
London John Murray 1822 Third Edition Hardcover 
xxxv, 438pp; x, 421pp. Tan half calf over marbled boards, elaborately tooled spine panel with red morocco labels lettered in gold. Frontispiece, folding map of the course of the Nile, and folding plan of the temple of Jerusalem. Some scattered foxing throughout, spines uniformly faded. A near fine set. ; Octavo 
Price: 750.00 USD
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24 Berenger, Charles de Helps and Hints. How to Protect Life and Property. With Instructions in Rifle and Pistol Shooting, &c.
London Published for the Proprietor, by T. Hurst 1835 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Cruikshank, George and Robert 
vii, 286pp. Brown half morocco decorated in gold on the spine panel. With ten plates (two of which are foldouts) and several in-text illustrations by Mr. Bonner and others, after designs by George and Robert Cruikshank, Alken, Haghe, Fussell and de Berenger. Light scattered foxing, some wear and rubbing to extremities. A very good copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 275.00 USD
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Schmetterlingsbuch oder allgemeine und besondere Naturgeschichte der Schmetterlinge, mit besonderer Rucksicht auf die europäischen Gattungen. Nebst einer vollständigen Anweisung, sie zu fangen, zu erziehen, zuzubereiten und aufzubewahren., Berge, F.
25 Berge, F. Schmetterlingsbuch oder allgemeine und besondere Naturgeschichte der Schmetterlinge, mit besonderer Rucksicht auf die europäischen Gattungen. Nebst einer vollständigen Anweisung, sie zu fangen, zu erziehen, zuzubereiten und aufzubewahren.
Stuttgart Hoffmann 1842 First Edition Hardcover 
viii, 142pp. Recent half cloth over marbled boards. With forty-eight plates containing eleven hundred hand-colored illustrations of butterflies. With the old stamp of the Naturhistorisches Museum of Wien featuring the Nazi emblem with the imperial eagle over the svastika. Mild scattered foxing, small stamp on title (lepidopt.) A nice, near fine copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 900.00 USD
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26 Bernhardt, Sarah Memories of My Life, Being My Personal, Professional, and Social Recollections as Woman and Artist. (With Signed Autograph Letter)
New York D. Appleton & Company 1923 Hardcover 
xvi, 455pp. Second printing. Original brown cloth stamped in blind on the front and lettered in gold on the spine. Two page letter signed by Sarah Bernhardt stitched on the title page. A typewritten letter laid in explains the provenance of the book. Previous owners' names on the front free endpaper, lettering on the spine dulled, some discoloration and wear to cloth. A good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 250.00 USD
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A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood by T. Bewick. The Fourth Edition., Bewick, Thomas
27 Bewick, Thomas A General History of Quadrupeds. The Figures Engraved on Wood by T. Bewick. The Fourth Edition.
Newcastle upon Tyne Printed by and for S. Hodgson, R. Beilby, and T. Bewick 1800 Fourth Edition Hardcover 
x, 525pp + 1p errata. Full black leather, sides stamped in blind, spine decorated in blind, dark red morocco label lettered in gold. Marbled endpapers and edges. Engraved title vignette and numerous in-text illustrations. With the bookplate of Bertrand Suggit on the front pastedown endpaper. Two old dealer's descriptions pasted on the verso of the front free endpaper and the flyleaf. A printed description of the ornithoryncus is tipped in front of page 525. Light wear to extremities. A very good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 600.00 USD
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A History of British Birds. The Figures Engraved on Wood by T. Bewick., Bewick, Thomas
28 Bewick, Thomas A History of British Birds. The Figures Engraved on Wood by T. Bewick.
Newcastle Printed by Edward Walker 1805 Hardcover 
In two volumes. xxxviii, 346pp; xxii, 400pp. Dark green half morocco over marbled boards, spines with raised bands, elaborately decorated in gold, all edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Numerous in-text illustrations. With the bookplates of noted inventor and businessman Robert Clarence Pruyn on the front pastedown endpapers. Light wear to extremities. Internally very clean. A bright, very good+ set. ; Octavo 
Price: 650.00 USD
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29 Bewick, Thomas History of British Birds.
Newcastle Printed by Sol. Hodgson 1797 First Edition Hardcover 
First issue. In two volumes. xxx, [2], 335pp + advertisement; xx, 400pp. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards, spines lettered and decorated in gold, marbled endpapers, edges uncut. Wood engravings by the author. With the bookplates of Robert M. Mann on the front pastedown endpapers. Front boards detached, name on titles, annotations in pencil on the flyleaf of volume I, sporadic foxing. ; Octavo 
Price: 800.00 USD
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The Borzoi Books for Sportsmen., Biscotti, M. L.
30 Biscotti, M. L. The Borzoi Books for Sportsmen.
Madison, OH Sunrise Publishing Company 1992 First Edition Hardcover Signed by Author
Edition limited to 74 numbered copies. Signed by Biscotti on the limitation page. 201pp. Brown leather stamped in blind on the front panel and lettered in gold on the spine. Errata slip laid in. A fine copy in fine slipcase. ; Octavo; Signed by Author 
Price: 225.00 USD
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Daniel Blum's Screen World Twenty-Six Volume Set., Blum, Daniel, ed.
31 Blum, Daniel, ed. Daniel Blum's Screen World Twenty-Six Volume Set.
New York Greenberg / Biblo and Tannen / Chilton / Crown 1949-79 First Edition Hardcover 
The set includes twenty-six volumes comprising the years 1949 to 1979 (missing 1950, 1974, 1977, and 1978). The first two volumes are reprints. Four volumes don't have the dustjackets, the rest do. A very good set. ; Octavo 
Price: 500.00 USD
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32 Boswell, James The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell. Complete Thirteen Volume Set.
New York McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. 1950 First Edition Hardcover 
Complete set comprising thirteen volumes of the Journals. All the titles are first editions with the exception of Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, which is a second printing. With the bookplates of Leon Sparling. Average condition is near fine in dustjackets with light shelf wear. Two of the dustjackets show a bit more wear with some chipping. Overall, an appealing set. ; Octavo 
Price: 750.00 USD
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33 Bourke-White, Margaret Halfway to Freedom: A Report on the New India in Words and Photographs of Margaret Bourke-White.
New York Simon and Schuster 1949 First Edition Hardcover Signed by Author
Cloth backed boards. Signed by the Margaret Bourke-White on the title page. A very good copy in very good- dustjacket with some light chipping to edges and an old, small tape mend to the rear panel. ; Octavo; Signed by Author 
Price: 400.00 USD
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The Turf Expositor; Containing the Origin of Horse Racing, Breeding for the Turf, Training, Trainers, Jockeys; Cocktails, and the System of Cocktail Racing Illustrated; the Turf and Its Abuses; the Science of Betting Money, So as Always to Come Off a Winner, Elucidated by a Variety of Examples; the Rules and Laws of Horse Racing; and Every Other Information Connected with the Operations of the Turf., Brown, C. F.
34 Brown, C. F. The Turf Expositor; Containing the Origin of Horse Racing, Breeding for the Turf, Training, Trainers, Jockeys; Cocktails, and the System of Cocktail Racing Illustrated; the Turf and Its Abuses; the Science of Betting Money, So as Always to Come Off a Winner, Elucidated by a Variety of Examples; the Rules and Laws of Horse Racing; and Every Other Information Connected with the Operations of the Turf.
London Sherwood, Gilbert, and Piper 1829 First Edition Hardcover 
x, [2], 180pp. Contemporary full calf decorated in gold on the boards, spine with gold decorations and morocco label lettered in gold. The binding is signed by Sangorski & Sutcliffe (stamped “S. & S.” on the rear pastedown endpaper). Owner's name on the title. Wear to extremities, some rubbing to covers, light scattered foxing throughout. ; 12mo 
Price: 800.00 USD
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35 Brown, Sir Thomas The Works Of the Learned Sr Thomas Brown, Kt. Doctor of Physick, late of Norwich.
London Printed for Tho. Bassett, Ric. Chiswell, Tho. Sawbridge, Charles Mearn, and Charles Brome 1686 First Edition Hardcover 
Containing I. Enquiries into Vulgar and Common Errors. II. Religio Medici: With Annotations and Observations upon it. III. Hydriotaphia; or, Urn-Burial: Together with The Garden of Cyrus. IV. Certain Miscellany Tracts. Contemporary calf, spine rebacked with gilt lettering, endpapers replaced. Scattered foxing throughout, some small stains to edges, portrait frontispiece missing. A very good copy. Incorrect impagination (pp. 69-97 of the last part) but text complete. ; Folio 
Price: 1250.00 USD
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36 Cadman, Charles Wakefield A Group of Three Signed and Inscribed Music Scores Presented by the Author to Fellow Musician Mrs. Leda C. Steele.
Non-Book Signed by Author
The group includes the following: 1) The Golden Sunset: A Melody Ballad; signed and inscribed on the upper edge: "To Leda C. Steele / from Charles Cadman." 2) My Universe; signed and inscribed on the upper edge: "Happy New Year to Leda C. Steele / from her friend / Charles Wakefield Cadman." 3) Songs by Charles Wakefield Cadman; signed and inscribed on the upper edge: "To my good friend Leda C. Steele / From Charles Cadman / The Rockies? / 1913." Average condition is very good. A nice set of presentation items to noted Oklahoma musician Leda C. Steele, a fellow concertist. ; Sheet Music; Signed by Author 
Price: 500.00 USD
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37 Cange, Charles du Fresne du Glossarium ad scriptores mediae et infimae latinitatis. Editio nova locupletior et auctior, opera et studio monachorum ordinis S. Benedicti e Congregatione S. Mauri.
Parisiis (Paris) Sub Oliva Caroli Osmont 1733-6 Hardcover 
In six volumes. Contemporary full calf, spines with raised bands and compartments elaborately decorated in gold, red morocco labels lettered and decorated in gold, gilt edges and inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, edges sprinkled in red. Engraved title, title vignette, portrait in volume I; ten inserted plates in volume IV; head-pieces, tail-pieces, initials. Titles printed in red and black; text in two columns. This set was gifted by Augustus William Hare to a friend. The first volume bears his inscription on the flyleaf. Boards are worn, joints partially split. Internally clean with only really mild toning. A good+ set. Graesse II.439. ; Folio 
Price: 1500.00 USD
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History of California, from Its Discovery to the Present Time; Containing Also a Full Description of Its Climate, Surface, Soil, Rivers, Towns, Beasts, Birds, Fishes, State of Its Society, Agriculture, Commerce, Mines, Mining, &c. with a Journal of the Voyage from New York, via Nicaragua, to San Fransisco, and Back, via Panama., Capron, E. S.
38 Capron, E. S. History of California, from Its Discovery to the Present Time; Containing Also a Full Description of Its Climate, Surface, Soil, Rivers, Towns, Beasts, Birds, Fishes, State of Its Society, Agriculture, Commerce, Mines, Mining, &c. with a Journal of the Voyage from New York, via Nicaragua, to San Fransisco, and Back, via Panama.
Boston Published by John P. Jewett 1854 First Edition Hardcover 
xi, 356pp. Original brown cloth stamped in blind on the sides, spine lettered and decorated in gold. Foldout hand-colored map (2nd state dated 1854). Wear to extremities, a few sporadic smudges, map is complete but detached and a portion of the upper half is separated. Howes C127. Sabin 10764. ; Octavo 
Price: 550.00 USD
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Adams' Revolvers., Chamberlain, W. H. J.; Taylerson, A. W. F.
39 Chamberlain, W. H. J.; Taylerson, A. W. F. Adams' Revolvers.
London Barrie & Jenkins Limited 1976 First Edition Hardcover 
Black cloth stamped in gold on the spine. Small ownership label on the front free endpaper. A near fine copy in very good+ dustjacket with a faded spine panel. ; Quarto 
Price: 200.00 USD
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40 Charity Organization Society of the City of New York Hand-book for Friendly Visitors Among the Poor.
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1883 First Edition Hardcover 
88pp. Original brown cloth stamped in black on the front panel and the spine panel. A touch of wear to extremities. A near fine copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 250.00 USD
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