Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 


 
 
 

Browse Category

 - 646 items found in your search

Click on Title to view full description

 
361 Mrs. Bray A Description of the Part of Devonshire Bordering on the Tamar and the Tavy; Its Natural History, Manners, Customs, Superstitions, Scenery, Antiquities, Biography of Eminent Persons, &c. &c.
London John Murray 1836 First Edition Hardcover 
In three volumes. Half calf over marbled boards, edges sprinkled red. With in-text illustrations. Bookplate of James Thorpe on the front pastedown endpapers. A nice, very good+ set with light wear to the extremities and mild rubbing to covers. ; Octavo 
Price: 350.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
362 Muller, John A Treatise Containing the Practical Part of Fortification. In Four Parts. For the Use of the Royal Academy of Artillery at Woolwich.
London Printed for W. Strahan, J. & F. Rivington, W. Johnston 1776 Third Edition Hardcover 
Third edition, corrected. xxiv, 302pp + [2]pp of publisher's advertisements. Modern brown full calf, spine with raised bands, gold lettering and decorations, inner dentelles in blind. With twenty-eight foldout copper plates. Includes the following parts: I. The theory of walls, arches, and timbers, with several tables of their dimensions. II. The knowledge of the materials, their properties, qualities, and the manner of using them. III. The manner of tracing a fortress on the ground, the making an estimate, and executing the works. IV. The method of building aquatics, as stone bridges, harbours, quays, wharfs, sluices, and aqueducts. Short tear to the lower edge of one of the leaves, professional restoration to one of the plates. A clean and bright near fine copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 2000.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
363 Munsell, Charles, ed. A Collection of Songs of the American Press, and Other Poems Relating to the Art of Printing.
Albany, NY Charles Munsell 1868 First Edition Hardcover 
206pp + index. Original brown cloth lettered in gold on the spine. Previous owner's label on the front pastedown endpaper. A near fine copy. Sabin 51356.; 12mo 
Price: 400.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
364 Munsell, Joel The Annals of Albany. Complete Ten Volume Set.
Albany, NY J. Munsell 1850-59 First Edition Hardcover 
In ten volumes. Half polished calf over marbled boards, spines decorated in gold and with titles in red and gold, marbled edges, marbled endpapers. Light scattered foxing, owner's name on the verso of the front free endpaper, old bookseller description affixed to the verso of the front free endpaper, light overall wear. A nice, near fine set in a particularly attractive binding. Howes M898. Sabin 51359. ; 12mo 
Price: 1750.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Story of Some French Refugees and Their "Azilum", 1793-1800., Murray, Louise Welles
365 Murray, Louise Welles The Story of Some French Refugees and Their "Azilum", 1793-1800.
Athens, PA Tioga Point Chapter 1917 Second Edition Hardcover 
154pp + index. Cloth backed boards. Includes a foldout plan of the town of Asylum. A fine copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
366 Murray, W. H. H. The Adirondack Tales. (Limited Author's Edition).
Guilford, CT Published by the Author 1897-98 First Edition Hardcover Signed by Author
In five volumes. xiii, 420pp; 397pp; 330pp; 373pp; 339pp. Original burgundy cloth lettered in gold on the front panels and the spine panels. Each volume is signed and inscribed by Murray on the page opposite the frontispiece. The inscriptions read: "Sincerely / W. h. H. Murray / The Murray Homestead / Guilford Conn / Author's Edition / Limited." A beautiful near fine set with very minor wear to the spine ends and the occasional small spot to cloth. ; Octavo; Signed by Author 
Price: 1500.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
367 Musurillo, Herbert The Acts of the Christian Martyrs.
Oxford Oxford 1979 0198268068 / 9780198268062 Hardcover 
Lower corners bruised else a fine copy in near fine dustjacket with a mildly faded spine panel. Introduction, text and translations by Herbert Musurillo. A nice, clean copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
La main enchantée., Nerval, Gerard de
368 Nerval, Gerard de La main enchantée.
Paris Editions Marcel Besson 1943 First Edition Printed wrappers Illustrated by Blanche, Emmanuel Signed by Illustrator
Edition limited to 825 copies. This copy unnumbered but perhaps one of the thirty copies not for sale. With a nice original watercolor illustration inscribed by Emmanuel Blanch on the front free endpaper. Tiny tear to spine else a bright, fine copy. In the French language. ; Octavo; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
369 Newman, Neil Famous Horses of the American Turf.
New York The Derrydale Press 1931 First Edition Hardcover 
In three volumes. 750 copies printed. 1931-33. Green cloth stamped in gold. viii, 282pp; 210pp; 233pp. Front hinge of volume one weak, light wear to spine ends and corner tips, spines mildly darkened. A very good set.; Octavo 
Price: 400.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Atlas of Herkimer County, New York. From Actual Surveys by and Under the Direction of B. Nichols., Nichols, B.
370 Nichols, B. Atlas of Herkimer County, New York. From Actual Surveys by and Under the Direction of B. Nichols.
New York J. Jay Stranahan & Beach Nichols 1868 First Edition Hardcover 
32pp. Includes state map, table of distances and several hand-colored maps. Fairly heavy wear to covers, some light scattered foxing. A good copy. ; Folio 
Price: 400.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Memoirs of Richard Nixon, Nixon, Richard
371 Nixon, Richard The Memoirs of Richard Nixon
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1978 0448143747 / 9780448143743 First Edition Hardcover Signed by Author
Blue cloth stamped in gold on the cover and the spine. Light wear to spine ends, mild foxing to top edge. A near fine copy in very good+ dustjacket with mild edge wear. Signed and inscribed by Nixon on the flyleaf: "To Barbara Wheaton-Smith / with best wishes / from / Richard Nixon / 5 -20 '82". With b&w photographs. ; Octavo; Signed by Author 
Price: 450.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
372 Norman, B. M. Rambles in Yucatan; or, Notes of Travel Through the Peninsula, Including a Visit to the Remarkable Ruins of Chi-Chen, Kabah, Zayi, and Uxmal. With Numerous Illustrations.
New York J. & H. G. Langley 1843 Third Edition Hardcover 
304pp. Contemporary full tree calf, spine with brown leather label lettered in gold. Frontispiece, title vignette, twenty-three inserted plates, map of Yucatan, and several in-text illustrations. The appendix includes A Brief Maya Vocabulary, Tradition of the Mexican Natives Respecting Their Migration from the North, Traits of the Mosaic History Found Among the Azteca Nations, Ancient Languages of the First Inhabitants of America, and more. The name Edwin Clarke is lettered in gold on the spine and his name is signed in pencil on the front free endpaper. With the neat bookplate of mining engineer Franklin Wheaton Smith, designed by Robert W. Hyde. Light scattered foxing throughout, some wear to extremities, one plate partially detached. A very good copy. Sabin 55494.; Octavo 
Price: 300.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
373 Nutt, Frederic The Complete Confectioner, or, The Whole Art of Confectionary Made Easy; Containing, Among a Variety of Useful Matter, the Art of Making the Various Kinds of Biscuits, Fruits Preserved in Brandy, Drops, Preserved Sweetmeats (wet), Prawlongs, Dried Fruits, Ice Creams, Cordials, Water Ices, &c &c., as Also the Most Approved Method of Making Cheeses, Puddings, Cakes, &c in 250 Cheap and Fashionable Receipts.
New York Richard Scott 1807 Fourth Edition Hardcover 
Fourth edition, with considerable additions. Recent blue full calf, spine with four raised bands, lettered and decorated in gold. Portrait frontispiece. Mild foxing, an occasional smudge. A near fine copy. ; Octavo 
Price: 600.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
A Residence of Eleven Years in New Holland and the Caroline Islands: Being the Adventures of James F. O'Connell. Edited from His Verbal Narration., O'Connell, James F.
374 O'Connell, James F. A Residence of Eleven Years in New Holland and the Caroline Islands: Being the Adventures of James F. O'Connell. Edited from His Verbal Narration.
Boston Published by B. B. Mussey 1841 Second Edition Hardcover 
265pp. Contemporary full sheepskin with black leather label lettered in gold on the spine. The appendix contains an "imperfect glossary" of the language of the Carolines. Small loss to spine ends, wear to extremities, front board partially split at spine. A good+ copy. ; 12mo 
Price: 400.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
375 O. Henry The Voice of the City and Other Stories
New York The Limited Editions Club 1935 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Grosz, George Signed by Illustrator
#1490 of 1500. Black cloth stamped in gold on the spine. Two faint stains to front panel, lettering on the spine a bit dulled. A very good+ copy in very good+ purple slipcase with light wear and mild discoloration. Signed by George Grosz on the limitation page. Selected and with an introduction by Clifton Fadiman.; Quarto; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
376 O. Henry The Voice of the City and Other Stories
New York The Limited Editions Club 1935 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Grosz, George Signed by Illustrator
#1340 of 1500. Black cloth stamped in gold on the spine. A fine copy in near fine purple slipcase with very mild fading to the edges. Signed by George Grosz on the limitation page. Selected and with an introduction by Clifton Fadiman.; Quarto; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 350.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Scenery of the White Mountains: With Sixteen Plates, from the Drawings of Isaac Sprague., Oakes, William
377 Oakes, William Scenery of the White Mountains: With Sixteen Plates, from the Drawings of Isaac Sprague.
Boston / Cambridge Little & Brown / George Nichols 1848 First Edition Hardcover 
Rebound in green cloth preserving the original front panel decorations and lettering. With sixteen lithographed plates each with explanatory text. Very mild scattered foxing, light toning to pages. A very good copy. Howes O1. Sabin 56387. ; Folio 
Price: 1250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
378 Odell, George C. D. Annals of the New York Stage Complete Fifteen Volume Set.
New York Columbia University Press 1927 First Edition Hardcover 
Maroon cloth stamped in blind and gold on the front panels and lettered in gold on the spines. Illustrated. With the bookplates of theatrical producer Mary K. Frank. Light wear to extremities, spines are very mildly faded. A near fine set. ; Quarto 
Price: 1750.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
379 Orr, Martha Apple Mary and Dennie Foil the Swindlers.
Racine, WI Whitman Publishing Company (1937) First Edition Hardcover 
The Big Little Book #1130. Short tears to spine, wear on extremities, faint writing on first page, small stain to front cover. A good+ copy. ; 32mo 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
380 Packer, Eleanor The Plainsman.
Racine, WI Whitman Publishing Company (1936) First Edition Hardcover 
The Big Little Book #1123. Slight wear to extremities. A very good copy. Adapted from the Cecil B. De Mille movie starring Gary Cooper and Jean Arthur.; 32mo 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
<< Skip 10  < PREV  11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18   19  20  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie