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Collection Academique, composée des mémoires, actes ou journaux des plus célébres Académies & Sociétés Littéraires Etrangeres... Tome IV de la Partie Etrangere., Various Authors
201 Various Authors Collection Academique, composée des mémoires, actes ou journaux des plus célébres Académies & Sociétés Littéraires Etrangeres... Tome IV de la Partie Etrangere.
Dijon Chez Desventes 1757 First Edition Hardcover 
xliii, 647pp. Contemporary full mottled calf, spine with raised bands, decorated in gold with floral motifs and with brown morocco label lettered in gold, all edges red, marbled endpapers. With thirty-five foldout plates. A couple of stains to the boards, joints partially split, front hinge weak. Internally very clean with the occasional spot. A good copy. In the French language. ; Quarto 
Price: 500.00 USD
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202 Various Authors Collection Academique, composée des mémoires, actes ou journaux des plus célébres Académies & Sociétés Littéraires Etrangeres... Tome V de la Partie Etrangere.
Dijon Chez Desventes 1758 First Edition Hardcover 
xl, 673pp. Contemporary full mottled calf, spine with raised bands, decorated in gold with floral motifs and with brown morocco label lettered in gold, all edges red, marbled endpapers. With thirty-six foldout plates. Small stain to fore edge and to lower edges of the boards, rear joint partially split. Internally very clean with the occasional spot. A good+ copy. In the French language. ; Quarto 
Price: 500.00 USD
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Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series I., Various Authors
203 Various Authors Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series I.
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office 1894-1917 First Edition Hardcover 
The complete twenty-seven volume set. Original blue cloth stamped in blind on the sides and in gold on the spines. Illustrated. Very mild wear to extremities, a couple of loose leaves. Overall a near fine set. ; Octavo 
Price: 1000.00 USD
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The Repository of Arts, Literature, Fashions, Manufactures, etc. The Third Series. January-June 1828., Various Authors
204 Various Authors The Repository of Arts, Literature, Fashions, Manufactures, etc. The Third Series. January-June 1828.
London Printed for and Published by R. Ackermann 1828 First Edition Hardcover 
376pp. Red half morocco over marbled boards, spine elaborately decorated in gold and blind with gold lettering, marbled edges. Complete with numerous hand-colored engraved plates of scenery, fashion, and more. Very minor foxing, otherwise clean. A very good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 600.00 USD
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The Exploration of the World. Three Volume Set., Verne, Jules
205 Verne, Jules The Exploration of the World. Three Volume Set.
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1879-81 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Benett, Leon and others 
First US hardcover edition. The set includes: 1) Famous Travels and Travelers; xviii, 432pp + 4pp of publisher's advertisements starting with Hector Servadac; original dark brown pictorial cloth stamped in gold and black on the front panel and on the spine panel; with illustrations by Benett, Philippoteaux, and with fac-similes of ancient drawings; fraying to spine head, rubbing to spine heel and corner tips; a very good+ copy. 2) The Great Navigators of the Eighteenth Century; xvi, 409pp + 4pp of publisher's advertisements; original dark brown pictorial cloth stamped in gold and black on the front panel and on the spine panel; with illustrations by Benett, Philippoteaux, Matthis, and maps by Matthis and Morieu; fraying to spine head, rubbing to extremities, small stain to front panel, corner tear to front free endpaper; a very good copy. 3) The Great Explorers of the Nineteenth Century; xv, 378pp; original brown pictorial cloth stamped in black and gold on the front panel and the side panel; with illustrations by Benett, and 57 fac-similes from early manuscripts and maps by Matthis and Morieu; fraying to spine head, light rubbing to extremities, number on front pastedown endpaper, pencil inscription on flyleaf; a very good+ copy. Overall a nice set, better than usually found. Gallagher, Mistichelli and Van Eerde C11. Taves and Michaluk V067. ; Octavo 
Price: 1250.00 USD
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206 Verplanck, Colvin State of New York. Report on the Topographical Survey of the Adirondack Wilderness of New York, for the Year 1873.
Albany, NY Weed, Parsons and Company 1874 First Edition Hardcover 
306pp. Original brown cloth stamped in gold on the spine panel. Complete with all the plates. A bright, near fine copy with a touch of discoloration to the upper edge of the front panel. ; Octavo 
Price: 600.00 USD
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The Philosophical Dictionary, for the Pocket, Translated from the French Edition. Corrected by the Author., Voltaire
207 Voltaire The Philosophical Dictionary, for the Pocket, Translated from the French Edition. Corrected by the Author.
Catskill, NY J. & M. Croswel 1796 Hardcover 
[8], 336pp. Contemporary full calf with red label lettered in gold on the spine. Title portrait. Front joint partially split, rubbing and wear to edges, owner's name on the front free endpaper. A good copy. ; 16mo 
Price: 350.00 USD
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Racing in America 1866-1921., Vosburgh, W. S.
208 Vosburgh, W. S. Racing in America 1866-1921.
New York Privately Printed for the Jockey Club 1922 First Edition Hardcover 
x, 249pp. Cloth backed boards, paper label with title affixed to spine panel. Frontispiece and fifty-five inserted plates. Wear to corner tips, some rubbing and discoloration to cloth, two small tears to paper label. Internally clean. A very good copy. ; Folio 
Price: 800.00 USD
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Cherished Portraits of Thoroughbred Horses from the Collection of William Woodward., Vosburgh, W. S., ed.
209 Vosburgh, W. S., ed. Cherished Portraits of Thoroughbred Horses from the Collection of William Woodward.
[New York] Privately Printed / Ernest R. Gee 1929 First Edition Hardcover 
Edition limited to 300 copies designed and printed by Eugene V. Connett at the Derrydale Press. vii, 297pp. Full red morocco binding by Sangorski and Sutcliffe. With sixty-eight engraved plates from the original art in William Woodward collection. Very light overall wear. A bright, near fine copy. Frazier V-4-a. Siegel 22. ; Quarto 
Price: 4000.00 USD
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Racing in America 1665-1979. Six Volume Set., Vosburgh, W. S.; Rudy, William H.; Hervey, John; Kelley, Robert F.
210 Vosburgh, W. S.; Rudy, William H.; Hervey, John; Kelley, Robert F. Racing in America 1665-1979. Six Volume Set.
New York Privately Printed for the Jockey Club 1922-1980 First Edition Hardcover 
Four volumes have cloth backed board, two are full cloth. All have title labels on the spines. Profusely illustrated. Mild wear to the extremities, one volume has mild rubbing to the sides, one has a newspaper article taped on the front pastedown endpaper. A nice, near fine set. ; Folio 
Price: 2650.00 USD
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The Lea and Dove Edition, Being the 100th Edition of the Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation., Walton, Izaak; Cotton, Charles
211 Walton, Izaak; Cotton, Charles The Lea and Dove Edition, Being the 100th Edition of the Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation.
London Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington 1888 Limited Edition Hardcover 
Edition limited to 500 numbered copies signed by the editor R. B. Marston. In 2 volumes. Cloth backed boards with paper labels lettered in red and black on the spine. With fifty-four photogravures and about 100 woodcuts. Light wear to corner tips, front hinge of volume one is a bit loose, two short tears to spine heads, mild foxing to front endpapers of volume two. A nice set. ; Quarto; Signed by Editor 
Price: 4000.00 USD
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Driving., Ware, Francis M. and others
212 Ware, Francis M. and others Driving.
New York Doubleday, Page & Company 1903 First Edition Hardcover 
x, 319pp + index. Original decorated green cloth, top edge gilt, others uncut. Frontispiece and numerous inserted plates with b&w photographs and drawings. Front hinge a bit weak, light wear to extremities, previous owner's inscription on the front free endpaper. A very good copy. ; Quarto 
Price: 350.00 USD
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213 Warner, Lucien C.; Nichols, Josephine Genung, eds. The Descendants of Andrew Warner.
New Haven, CT The Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co. 1919 First Edition Hardcover 
vi, 804pp. Brown cloth stamped in gold on the spine. Front hinge a bit weak, previous owners' names on the front pastedown endpaper. A very good copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Essays on Gothic Architecture. Illustrated with Twelve Plates of Ornaments, &c., Selected from Ancient Buildings; Calculated to Exhibit the Various Styles of Different Periods. [Bound with] A Treatise on the Ecclesiastical Architecture of England, During  the Middle Ages, with Ten Illustrative Plates., Warton, T.; Bentham, J.; Milner, J., and others
214 Warton, T.; Bentham, J.; Milner, J., and others Essays on Gothic Architecture. Illustrated with Twelve Plates of Ornaments, &c., Selected from Ancient Buildings; Calculated to Exhibit the Various Styles of Different Periods. [Bound with] A Treatise on the Ecclesiastical Architecture of England, During the Middle Ages, with Ten Illustrative Plates.
London Printed by S. Gosnell / Printed for J. Taylor 1802 / 1811 Hardcover 
xxiii, 150pp; xix, 135pp. Modern red half calf over marbled boards, spine with four raised bands, lettered and decorated in gold. Marbled edges. Engraved frontispiece and twelve inserted plates in the first volume; engraved frontispiece and nine inserted plates in the second volume. The first title is a second edition, to which is added a list of the cathedrals of England, with their dimensions and two plates not present in the first edition. Sporadic foxing, some pencil annotation. A near fine copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 500.00 USD
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215 Welty, Eudora One Time, One Place. Mississippi in the Depression: A Snapshot Album.
New York Random House 1971 First Edition Hardcover Signed by Author
Cloth. Signed by Eudora Welty on the title page. Light spotting to cloth on the rear panel. A near fine copy in near fine price-clipped dustjacket with two short, closed tears and mild wear. ; Square octavo; Signed by Author 
Price: 300.00 USD
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216 Wentworth, Lady Thoroughbred Racing Stock and Its Ancestors. The Authentic Origin of Pure Blood. Many Choices Concerning the Horses of the World with Additional Chapters from the Notes of the Late Lady Anne Blunt (15th Baroness Wentworth) and Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, on the Arabian Breed, Collected, Edited, and Enlarged, with a History of the Thoroughbred Racehorse and the Horses of the East and the West.
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1938 Hardcover 
475pp. Original bright red decorated cloth lettered in gold on the spine. With 388 plates in half-tone and 21 plates in colour, and many diagrams in the text. Also includes a large foldout map. Light edge wear, mild fading to spine panel, a couple of smudges to front panel. A bright, near fine copy. ; Quarto 
Price: 350.00 USD
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The Whitney Stud., Whitney, William C.
217 Whitney, William C. The Whitney Stud.
New York Printed for the Author 1902 First Edition Hardcover 
xliv, 594pp. Brown half leather over green cloth, spine lettered in gold, all edges stained red. Small label affixed to front pastedown endpaper reads: "Compliments of Mr. William C. Whitney." Some rubbing and wear to corners and spine, mild discoloration and soiling to cloth. A very good copy. Podeschi 288.; Quarto 
Price: 300.00 USD
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The Whitney Stud., Whitney, William C.
218 Whitney, William C. The Whitney Stud.
New York Printed for the Author 1902 First Edition Hardcover 
xliv, 594pp. Brown half morocco over marbled boards, spine lettered and decorated in gold, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Small label that reads: "Compliments of Mr. William C. Whitney" laid in. A touch of wear to the edges, uniformly toned leather on the sides. A bright, near fine copy. Podeschi 288.; Quarto 
Price: 650.00 USD
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219 Willich, A. F. M.; Mease, James The Domestic Encyclopaedia; or, a Dictionary of Facts, and Useful Knowledge. Comprehending a Concise View of the Latest Discoveries, Inventions, and Improvements. Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Economy. Together with Descriptions of the Most Interesting Objects of Nature and Art; the History of Men and Animals, in a State of Health or Disease; and Practical Hints Respecting the Arts and Manufactures, both Familiar and Commercial. Illustrated with Numerous Engravings and Cuts.
Philadelphia Published by William Young Birch, and Abraham Small 1803 First US Edition Hardcover 
In five volumes. xv, 506pp; vii, 519pp; 516pp; vi, 516pp; viii, 476, 35pp + 4pp of publisher's advertisements. Contemporaray full calf, red morocco labels lettered in gold on the spines. With five inserted plates in volume 1, nine in volume 2, five in volume 3, five in volume 4, seven in volume 5, and several in-text illustrations. Previous owners' names on front free endpapers. Lacks two plates in volume 1, fairly heavy edge wear and rubbing. Mild foxing and some faint stains to text blocks. A good set. Uncommon. ; Octavo 
Price: 450.00 USD
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American Ornithology; or the Natural History of the Birds of the United States., Wilson, Alexander; Bonaparte, Charles Lucian
220 Wilson, Alexander; Bonaparte, Charles Lucian American Ornithology; or the Natural History of the Birds of the United States.
Edinburgh Printed for Constable and Co. 1831 First Edition Hardcover 
In four volumes. xcvi, 271pp; ix, 334pp; viii, 320pp; x, 362pp. Original burgundy cloth with black labels lettered in gold on the spines. With five engraved plates. Edited by Robert Jameson. Some fading to covers and spine panels, very mild edge wear, a touch of foxing. A nice, very good+ set. ; Octavo 
Price: 400.00 USD
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