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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]
241 [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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242 [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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243 [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]
244 [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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245 [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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246 [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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