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The Albert N'Yanza, Great Basin of the Nile, and Explorations of the Nile Sources. With Maps, Illustrations, and Portraits., Baker, Samuel White
41 Baker, Samuel White The Albert N'Yanza, Great Basin of the Nile, and Explorations of the Nile Sources. With Maps, Illustrations, and Portraits.
London Macmillan and Co. 1866 First Edition Hardcover 
In two volumes. Three quarter green morocco over green cloth, five raised bands on the spine, spine lettered and ruled in gold. xxx, 395pp; ix, 384pp. Frontispieces, one large foldout map, one map, twelve inserted plates and twenty-one in-text illustrations. Library stamps on endpapers, indexes and some of the plates. Light toning, wear and some smudges to text block. A very good- set. ; Octavo 
Price: 650.00 USD
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42 Balzac, Honoré De Eugénie Grandet
London The Limited Editions Club 1960 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Sussan, René Ben Signed by Illustrator
#1034 of 1500. Tan cloth with wraparound black leather labels stamped in gold. Tiny spot to bottom edge. A fine copy in fine slipcase. Signed by René Ben Sussan on the limitation page. Introduction by Richard Aldington. ; Quarto; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Une passion dans le désert., Balzac, Honoré De
43 Balzac, Honoré De Une passion dans le désert.
Paris Editions Valère 1938 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Guyot 
Edition limited to 550 copies, this being #491 on Rives paper. Brown morocco spine over marbled boards. Cover, full-page and in-text illustrations in color by Guyot. Tiny bookplate on the verso of the front free endpaper. A fine copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 350.00 USD
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The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft. History of California Complete Seven Volume Set., Bancroft, Hubert Howe
44 Bancroft, Hubert Howe The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft. History of California Complete Seven Volume Set.
San Francisco A. I. Bancroft & Company Publishers 1884 Hardcover 
Original cloth stamped in blind on the front panels and lettered in gold on the spines. Former library set with usual markings. A very good set. Howes B-91. ; Octavo 
Price: 450.00 USD
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The Book of School and College Sports., Barbour, Ralph Henry
45 Barbour, Ralph Henry The Book of School and College Sports.
New York D. Appleton & Company 1904 First Edition Hardcover 
xiv, 438pp + ads. Original blue cloth stamped in gold. Includes early baseball and football rules. Owner's name on the front free endpaper. A near fine copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 175.00 USD
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46 Barnes, David M. The Draft Riots in New York. July, 1863. The Metropolitan Police: Their Services During Riot Week. Their Honorable Record.
New York Baker & Godwin, Printers and Publishers 1863 First Edition Hardcover 
117pp + index. Original brown cloth stamped in gold and blind. With the name of Honourable Robert Waddle on the front panel. A tipped in card reads: "Presented with their compliments, by the Metropolitan Police of the City of New York.". The upper edge of front and rear panels is faded. Internally very clean. A very good+ copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 3000.00 USD
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The History of Pipes and Tobaccos: An Outline of Pipe and Tobacco Evolution., Barnes, Robert William
47 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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48 Barthélemy, Jean Jacques Viaggio di Anacarsi il giovine nella Grecia.
Firenze Passigli, Borghi e Comp. 1830 Hardcover 
Twenty-six volumes bound in thirteen. Brown half leather over marbled boards, gilt lettering and decorations on the spines. Engraved frontispieces to volumes 2, 4, 7, 9, 10, 13, 16, 17, 21, and 25. Mild scattered foxing, light wear to extremities. A near fine set. In the Italian language.; 32mo 
Price: 375.00 USD
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49 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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50 Bauchart, Ernest Quentin Les femmes bibliophiles de France. (XVI, XVII & XVIII siecles).
Paris Damascene Morgand, Libraire 1886 First Edition Printed wrappers 
In two volumes. 466pp; 476pp. Original wrappers. The wrapper of the first volume is a bit loose. Still, a nice, near fine set with many leaves still unopened. Text in French. ; Quarto 
Price: 750.00 USD
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51 Bayley, John The History and Antiquities of the Tower of London, with Memoirs of Royal and Distinguished Persons, Deduced from Records, State-papers, and Manuscripts, and from Other Original and Authentic Sources.
London Published by T. Cadell 1825 First Edition Hardcover 
In two volumes. xiv, 272, xxxiv pp; [273]-671, [xxxv]-cxxviii pp + index. Full aubergine calf elaborately decorated in gold and blind on the sides; four raised bands, gold decorations, black leather labels lettered in gold on the spines; gilt inside dentelles, marbled endpapers, all edges marbled. Frontispiece and twenty-six inserted plates (some of which are foldout). With the bookplate of Algernon Peckover on the front pastedown endpaper of volume one and a small leaflet with a catalogue of the wild beasts in His Majesty's menagery at the Tower laid in. Wear and fading to spines, chip to the head of the spine of volume one, some fading to the sides (especially to the front panel of volume two). Internally clean with some scattered foxing and offsetting. A good+ set. ; Quarto 
Price: 750.00 USD
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52 Beatty, Clyde Lions and Tigers with Clyde Beatty.
Racine, WI Whitman Publishing Company (1934) First Edition Hardcover 
The Big Little Book #653. Light wear to edges. A very good+ copy.; 32mo ; . 
Price: 40.00 USD
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53 Beaujoir, Felix de Sketch of the United States of North America, at the Commencement of the Nineteenth Century, from 1800 to 1810; with Statistical Tables, and a New Map, by the Author; Containing All the Late Discoveries, and Exhibiting the Division of Territorial Zones, Boundary Lines, &c.
London Published by J. Booth 1814 First Edition Hardcover 
xx, ii, 363pp. Contemporary full calf, spine with raised bands, gold decorations, and black calf label stamped in blind and gold. Large hand-colored foldout map, and seventeen tables (sixteen foldouts). Publisher's notice tipped in. Translated from the French by William Walton. With the bookplate of the noted Consitutional Club on the front pastedown endpaper. Previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. Calf dried and rubbed along the edges and on the spine panel. Internally extremely clean. A very good copy. Howes B288. Sabin 4173. ; Octavo 
Price: 750.00 USD
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Narrative of a Voyage to the Pacific and Beering's Strait, to Co-Operate with the Polar Expeditions: Performed in His Majesty's Ship Blossom, Under the Command of Captain F. W. Beechey, R. N., in the Years 1825, 26, 27, 28., Beechey, Frederick William
54 Beechey, Frederick William Narrative of a Voyage to the Pacific and Beering's Strait, to Co-Operate with the Polar Expeditions: Performed in His Majesty's Ship Blossom, Under the Command of Captain F. W. Beechey, R. N., in the Years 1825, 26, 27, 28.
Philadelphia Carey & Lea 1832 First US Edition Hardcover 
vi, 493pp. Half calf over marbled boards, spine decorated in blind and lettered in gold. Some wear to extremities, inscription to title page, blind stamp to title and contents page. A very good copy. "One of the most valuable modern voyages, containing a most interesting visit to Pitcairn's Island, the coast of California, etc." Sabin 4347. Howes B309. ; Octavo 
Price: 2000.00 USD
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55 Bell, Joseph A Treatise on Confectionary, in All Its Branches, with Practical Notes, and Illustrated with Appropriate Engravings.
Newcastle Printed for the Author 1817 First Edition Hardcover 
VIII, 223, [8]pp. Recent dark green full calf, spine with four raised bands, lettered and decorated in gold. Engraved frontispiece and three inserted plates. Endpapers were replaced. Light offsetting to plates otherwise clean with some leaves still unopened. A bright, fine copy. Uncommon. ; Octavo 
Price: 800.00 USD
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Déscription géographique de la Guyane. Contenant les possessions et les etablissemens des Francois, des Espagnols, des Portugais, des Hollandois dans cesvastes pays... avec des remarques pour la navigation et des cartes, plans, et figures., Bellin, [Jacques-Nicolas]
56 Bellin, [Jacques-Nicolas] Déscription géographique de la Guyane. Contenant les possessions et les etablissemens des Francois, des Espagnols, des Portugais, des Hollandois dans cesvastes pays... avec des remarques pour la navigation et des cartes, plans, et figures.
Paris Didot 1763 First Edition Hardcover 
xiv, 294pp. Contemporary mottled calf, spine decorated and lettered in gold, marbled endpapers. Vignette on title, nineteen maps (of twenty) and eight plates (of ten). Former New York State Library copy with usual markings. Leather is torn on the front board, wear to extremities. A good copy. Text in French. ; Quarto 
Price: 1000.00 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
57 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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58 Bennett, Arnold The Old Wives' Tale
Oxford The Limited Editions Club 1941 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Austen, John Signed by Illustrator
#257 of 1500. In two volumes. Quarter cloth, patterned paper covered boards. Spines mildy darkened, volume two has a tiny tear to the spine head. Near fine in slipcase with the top edge split. Signed by John Austen on the limitation page. Introduction by Frank Swinnerton.; Quarto; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 100.00 USD
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59 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.
60 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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