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241 [John Dennys] The Secrets of Angling; Teaching the Choicest Tooles, Baits and Seasons, for the Taking of Any Fish, in Pond or River: Practised, and Familiarly Opened in Three Books. Augmented with Many Approved Experiments by W. Lauson.
London Reprinted for Robert Triphook 1811 Hardcover 
36pp + index. Green half morocco over marbled boards, fishing motifs stamped in gold on the corners and the spine. Light scattered foxing, inscription on the front pastedown endpaper, two old bookdealers' descriptions affixed to rear pastedown endpaper, leather shows wear, especially on the spine. A very good copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 300.00 USD
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A Letter from One of the People Call'd Quakers to Francis De Voltaire, Occasioned by His Remarks on that People in His Letters Concerning the English Nation., [Josiah Martin]
242 [Josiah Martin] A Letter from One of the People Call'd Quakers to Francis De Voltaire, Occasioned by His Remarks on that People in His Letters Concerning the English Nation.
London Printed and Sold by T. Sowle Raylton and Luke Hinde 1742 Second Edition Hardcover 
vii, 48pp. Old brown half calf over marbled boards, spine lettered in gold. Front board partially split, some edge wear. Small bookseller blind stamp on the front free endpaper. A good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 300.00 USD
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Reales ordenanzas para la direccion, régimen y gobierno del importante cuerpo de la mineria de Nueva-España, y de su real tribunal general. De orden de su Magestad., [New Spain]
243 [New Spain] Reales ordenanzas para la direccion, régimen y gobierno del importante cuerpo de la mineria de Nueva-España, y de su real tribunal general. De orden de su Magestad.
Madrid 1789 First Edition Hardcover 
xlvi, 214pp. Contemporary quarter leather over marbled boards. Large heraldic engraved flyleaf. Heavy wear to extremities, dampstain affecting the fore edge of the text block. "A rare and valuable compendium of the old mining laws and mineral customs printed only for the use of the parties concerned, and prepared by Josef de Galvez." Sabin 56260. ; Quarto 
Price: 3000.00 USD
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Complete Run of the Annual Reports of the Commissioners of Fisheries, Game and Forests of the State of New York, from 1895 to 1909., [New York State]
244 [New York State] Complete Run of the Annual Reports of the Commissioners of Fisheries, Game and Forests of the State of New York, from 1895 to 1909.
Albany, NY Various Printers 1895-1909 First Edition Hardcover 
A nice ten volume set comprising the years from 1895 to 1909. Cloth. Profusely illustrated with color plates of fish and game, and b&w illustrations. The average condition is very good. All original bindings except for 1897 that was rebound. ; Quarto 
Price: 2750.00 USD
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245 [Pacific Railroad Survey] Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Ascertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of War, in 1853-4, According to Acts of Congress of March 3, 1853, May 31, 1854, and August 5, 1854. Complete Set.
Washington, D.C. A. O. P. Nicholson 1855-60 First Edition Hardcover 
Twelve volumes in thirteen. Contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards (except the maps volume that was rebound in cloth). Profusely illustrated with hundreds of lithographs in color, engravings, woodcuts, foldouts. Light scattered foxing, volume twelve part one has two plates inserted, mild overall wear. Overall, a nice complete set, in better condition than usually found. Howes P3. ; Quarto 
Price: 10000.00 USD
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Le diable a Paris. Paris et les Parisiens. Moeurs et coutumes, caracteres et portraits des habitants de Paris, tableau complet de leur vie privee, publique, politique, artistique, litteraire, industrielle, etc., etc., [Paris]
246 [Paris] Le diable a Paris. Paris et les Parisiens. Moeurs et coutumes, caracteres et portraits des habitants de Paris, tableau complet de leur vie privee, publique, politique, artistique, litteraire, industrielle, etc., etc.
Paris J. Hetzel 1845 First Edition Hardcover 
In two volumes. xxxii, 380pp; lxxx, 364pp. Handsomely bound in dark green morocco, sides elaborately decorated in blind and ruled in gold, spines with raised bands, decorated and lettered in gold, edges with gilt floral motifs. All edges gilt, marbled endpapers. With numerous inserted plates and in-text illustrations. Some wear to extremities, short inscription to the first page of each volume. A clean, near fine set. Text in French. ; Quarto 
Price: 750.00 USD
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1929 Parker Gun "Flying Geese" Catalogue., [Parker Brothers]
247 [Parker Brothers] 1929 Parker Gun "Flying Geese" Catalogue.
Meriden, CT Parker Brothers 1929 Pictorial wrappers 
32pp. Original wrappers. Two faint spots to front cover else a fine copy. ; Oblong octavo 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Parker Gun "Pine Cone" Catalogue. [bound with] Parker Gun "Flying Geese" Catalogue., [Parker Brothers]
248 [Parker Brothers] Parker Gun "Pine Cone" Catalogue. [bound with] Parker Gun "Flying Geese" Catalogue.
Meriden, CT Parker Brothers 1926 Hardcover 
Two 32-page Parker Gun catalogues bound in one volume. Brown cloth with original cover from the "Pine Cone" catalogue affixed to the front panel. The first booklet is not dated but likely from the early 1900s; the second (with the original wrappers bound in) is from 1926 according to the Net Price List at back. Also included is a Parker Gun Retail Price List from January 2, 1939. Overall condition is near fine with very light wear. ; Oblong octavo 
Price: 450.00 USD
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249 [State of New York] Laws of the State of New York, in Relation to the Erie and Champlain Canals, Together with the Annual Reports of the Canal Commissioners, and Other Documents, Requisite for a Complete Official History of Those Works. Also, Correct Maps Delineating the Routes of the Erie and Champlain Canals, and Designating the Lands Through Which They Pass.
Albany, NY Published by Authority of the State 1825 First Edition 
In two volumes. 614pp; 666pp. Disbound. Engraved frontispiece, three inserted plates, six foldout maps plus a large foldout map and profile of the Erie canal (not called for in the index) in volume one; one foldout map in volume two. Some light scattered foxing, dusty edges. A good complete set. Sabin 22745. ; Octavo 
Price: 650.00 USD
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Laws of the State of New York, in Relation to the Erie and Champlain Canals, Together with the Annual Reports of the Canal Commissioners, and Other Documents, Requisite for a Complete Official History of Those Works. Also, Correct Maps Delineating the  Routes of the Erie and Champlain Canals, and Designating the Lands Through Which They Pass., [State of New York]
250 [State of New York] Laws of the State of New York, in Relation to the Erie and Champlain Canals, Together with the Annual Reports of the Canal Commissioners, and Other Documents, Requisite for a Complete Official History of Those Works. Also, Correct Maps Delineating the Routes of the Erie and Champlain Canals, and Designating the Lands Through Which They Pass.
Albany, NY Published by Authority of the State 1825 First Edition Hardcover 
In two volumes. 614pp; 666pp. Contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards, red leather labels lettered in gold on the spines. Engraved frontispiece, three inserted plates, six foldout maps in volume one; one foldout map in volume two. Some light scattered foxing, wear to extremities. A very good- complete set. Sabin 22745. ; Octavo 
Price: 750.00 USD
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251 [The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce] Transactions of the Society Instituted at London, for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce Eight Volume Set.
London Printed by T. Spilsbury and Son First Edition Hardcover 
The set includes eight volumes, complete with forty-one plates, covering the years 1788, 1789, 1796, 1797, 1799, 1800, 1802. Volume I is a second edition from 1789. Contemporary tree calf. Average condition is good to very good. ; Octavo 
Price: 1200.00 USD
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252 [The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce] Transactions of the Society Instituted at London, for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce; with the Premiums Offered in the Year 1794. Vol. XII.
London Printed by T. Spilsbury and Son 1794 First Edition Hardcover 
xvii, 400pp. Contemporary tree calf, spine elaborately decorated in gold and with calf label lettered in gold. With three foldout plates with engravings. Front hinge a bit weak, wear to corner tips, small loss to lower corner of the front board and lower corner of one of the leaves torn (not affecting text). A good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 1750.00 USD
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A Critical Essay Concerning Marriage. To Which Is Added, An Historical Account of the Marriage Rites and Ceremonies of the Greeks and Romans, and Our Saxon Ancestors, and of Most Nations of the World at This Day. By a Gentleman., [Thomas Salmon]
253 [Thomas Salmon] A Critical Essay Concerning Marriage. To Which Is Added, An Historical Account of the Marriage Rites and Ceremonies of the Greeks and Romans, and Our Saxon Ancestors, and of Most Nations of the World at This Day. By a Gentleman.
London Printed for Charles Rivington 1724 First Edition Hardcover 
[20], 310 (but actually 343), [5]pp. Contemporary paneled calf, spine with raised bands and leather label stamped in gold, edges stained red. Initials, head-pieces and tail-pieces. With the bookplate of Castle Howard on the front pastedown endpaper. Some wear to extremities, hinges reinforced, two short corner tears to the first two leaves, mild scattered foxing. A very good copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 500.00 USD
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The Constitutions of the United States, According to the Latest Amendments; to Which Are Annexed, the Declaration of Independence; and the Federal Constitution; with the Amendments Thereto. This Edition Contains the Constitution of Vermont, Not in Any Former One., [United States]
254 [United States] The Constitutions of the United States, According to the Latest Amendments; to Which Are Annexed, the Declaration of Independence; and the Federal Constitution; with the Amendments Thereto. This Edition Contains the Constitution of Vermont, Not in Any Former One.
Philadelphia From the Press of Carey, Stewart, and Co. 1791 First Edition Hardcover 
176pp. Contemporary full brown calf with red label lettered in gold on the spine. Leather is worn, especially along the edges, light toning to text, previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. Former library copy with two stamps and numbers in pencil on title. A good copy. Sabin 16097. ; 12mo 
Price: 2000.00 USD
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255 [William Henry Claflin, Jr.] Partridge Rambles, in Which the Author Sets Forth His Reasons Why He Prefers to Hunt That Noble Bird Without the Use of a Dog. Together with Some Hints to Those Who Might Like to Take Up That Fascinating Sport.
Privately Printed 1937 First Edition Hardcover 
32pp. Original cloth backed boards, paper label with title affixed to the front board. Frontispiece. A touch of edge wear else a bright, fine copy.; 12mo 
Price: 500.00 USD
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256 [William Marshall] Planting and Rural Ornament. Being a Second Edition, with Large Additions, of Planting and Ornamental Gardening, a Practical Treatise. In Two Volumes.
London Printed for G. Nicol 1796 Second Edition Hardcover 
xxxii, 408, [8]pp; xx, 454, [6]pp. Contemporary full tree calf, spines ruled in gold and with red morocco labels lettered in gold, board edges decorated in gold. A nice, clean set with light rubbing to covers and some wear to extremities. ; Octavo 
Price: 300.00 USD
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