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For Pilots & MechanicsGoing on Duty Overseas:
All About PLANES in French & English
Pagé, Victor W., & Paul Montariol.  Glossary of aviation terms [/] Termes d'aviation. Paris: H. Dunod & E. Pinat, 1918 (© 1917). 12mo (18.3 cm, 7.25"). 94, [2 (adv.)] pp.; 1 fold. oversized plt., 2 double plts., illus.
$75.00
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My Faith Looks Up to Thee”
Palmer, Ray.  Autograph Manuscript Signed. Newark, NJ: 3 April 1880. 12mo (8" x 5"). 1 p.
$125.00
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The Flight of the Glumms”
[Paltock, Robert].  The life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man: relating particularly his shipwreck near the South Pole ... Taken from his own mouth, in his passage to England, from off Cape Horn in America, in the ship Hector. With an introduction. [London: N. Cooke, 1853]. 8vo. [2] ff., [iii]–vii, [1], 116 pp., added title-page, plate.
$150.00
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Spenser Susan Hawk Trouble
Parker, Robert B. The Catskill eagle: A Spenser novel. [New York]: Delacorte Press Seymour Lawrence, (1985). 8vo. 311 pp.
$25.00

Dulac Illustrations
Pater, Walter.  The marriage of Cupid and Psyche. New York: Heritage Press, © 1951. 8vo. 64 pp.; col. illus.
$20.00
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A Pretty Way toEncounter This Tale
Pater, Walter, trans.  The story of Cupid and Psyche done out of the Latin of Apuleius. New York: Platt & Peck Co., [ca. 1914]. 12mo (15.5 cm, 6.1"). Frontis., [2], 107, [1] pp.
$50.00
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HIS Account of the Defeat at Bull Run No, It Was NOT My Fault!
Patterson, Robert.  A narrative of the campaign in the valley of the Shenandoah, in 1861. Philadelphia: Sherman & Co., printers, 1865. 8vo. [6 (5 blank)], frontis. map, [4 (2 blank)], (9)–128, [2 (blank)] pp.
$150.00
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A Treasure Trove of InformationHistorical *&* CommercialBATH, 1884
Peach, R. E.  Historic houses In Bath and their associations. [Second Series]. London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co.; & Bath: R. E. Peach, 1884. Square 4to (22 cm; 8.75"). Frontis., [2] ff., 158 pp., [11 (ads)] ff.
$45.00
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The Penny London Post Enquiring Minds”ClearlyWanted to Know”!
The Penny London post, or, the morning advertiser.  From Wednesday November 7, to Friday November 9, 1750. London: J. Nicholson, 1750. Folio. [4] pp.
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The Gentleman Highwayman, an Exile in Ischia, a Killjoy Pope, Etc.
The Penny London post, or, the morning advertiser.  From Wednesday October 31, to Friday November 2, 1750. London: J. Nicholson, 1750. Folio. [4] pp.
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The Gentleman Highwayman (Again) Letters” from Abroad Promises, Promises
The Penny London post, or, the morning advertiser.  From Monday November 5, to Wednesday November 7, 1750. London: J. Nicholson, 1750. Folio. [4] pp.
$50.00
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Scarce Ditchling Broadside, with a Wood-Engraving by Eric Gill
Pepler, H.D.C.  Broadside. The pieman. Ditchling, Sussex: St. Dominic's Press, no date [ca. 1926]. Small 8vo (21.5 x 12 cm; 8.5" x. 4.75"). [1] p.
$175.00
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The Flower of the Border,” Etc.
Percival, Emily, ed.  The diadem: A souvenir for the drawing room and parlor, and gift book for all seasons. Boston: Phillips, Sampson, & Co., © 1853. 4to (25.5 cm, 10.1"). 288 pp.; 12 plts.
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MYSTIC or Pragmatic Wife?
Pérez Galdós, Benito.  La loca de la casa, comedia en cuatro actos. Madrid: Imprenta de la Guirnalda, 1893. 12mo (18.2 cm, 7.15"). [8], 294 pp.
$100.00
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In the Dew of Time”
Perishable Press.  Broadside, begins: “Warning! Oh yes you can too do it & whoumzoevber sed not is full of snot ... ” [Mt. Horeb, WI: Perishable Press], 1980. 8vo (27 x 19 cm.; 10.5" x 7.25"). 1 p.
$125.00
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PETRARCH's Letters to Friends An AMERBACH Incunable Leaf
Petrarca, Francesco.  Opera latina. Basel: Johann Amerbach, 1496. Folio (28.5 x 20 cm; 11.5" x 8"). 1 leaf.
$200.00
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FALLS fromVermont to Hawaii
Pfahl, John.  Waterfall. Tucson, AZ: Nazraeli Press, [2000]. Oblong 8vo (12 cm, 4.75"). [36] pp., [1 (laid-in)] f.; illus.
$125.00
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Pleasant Thoughts onCongenial Spirits
The Philipena, or friendship's token: A present for all seasons. Boston: G.W. Cottrell & Co.; New York: T.W. Strong, [1848]. 16mo. Col. frontis., 126 pp.
$75.00
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PhiladelphiaPoets, Playwrights, & Publishers BEWARE
Pindar, Jr., Peter [pseud. of Nathaniel Chapman Freeman].   Parnassus in Philadelphia.  A satire by Peter Pindar, Jr. Philadelphia: [Privately Printed], 1854. 12mo. 58 pp.
$250.00
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Women Must be Helped by Women”
Pinkham Medicine Co.  Lydia E. Pinkham's private text-book. Revised edition. Lynn, MA: The Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine Co., [ca. 1925–35]. 12mo (15.5 cm, 6.1"). Frontis., 53, [3] pp.
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Printed in Black & RED Woodcut Initials PLANTIN LEAVES
(Plantin Press).   Offered are a small selection of very attractive leaves from a sadly incomplete and imperfectly identified Roman Missal printed at Christopher Plantin's press in Antwerp, circa 1570. All leaves are 8vo, measuring approximately 197 x 142 mm or 7 3/4" x 5 3/8" (h x w), and each page is printed in double-column format, in black ink with some words or lines in red; amount of printing in red varies from page to page.
Each: $30.00

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Philadelphia's Mad Men1956!
Poor Richard Club (Philadelphia).  The Poor Richard Club roster. Its aims and purposes, officers, directors, members. August 1[,] 1957. Philadelphia: 1957. 8vo. Frontis., 74 pp.
$45.00
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Beer Was the Only Thing Kennerly Could Trust”
Porter, Katherine Anne.  Hacienda. New York: Harrison of Paris, 1934. 8vo (22 cm; 8.125"). 81, [1] pp.
$175.00
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Westward!
Post, Charles Cyrel.  Driven from sea to sea; Or, just a campin'. Philadelphia & Chicago: Elliot & Beezley, 1888. 8vo. 414, [2] pp.; 8 plts.
$50.00
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Sophocles Adapted
Post, Desmond.  Antigone. Bath, UK: The Old School Press, 1996. 4to (26.7 cm, 10.5"). [15] ff.
$75.00
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A Very Handsome Christmas Book Two Vignettes by Eric Gill
Powys, Theodore Francis.  Uncle Dottery. A Christmas story. Bristol [England]: Douglas Cleverdon, (Henry Hill Ltd.), 1930 [i.e., 1931] . 12mo (21 cm; 8.25"). 20, [4] pp., without the loose leaf.
$200.00
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Did Pizarro Really Draw aLine in the Sand?
Prescott, William Hickling.  History of the conquest of Peru, 1524–1550. Mexico City: Imprenta Nuevo Mundo for the members of the Limited Editions Club, 1957. Folio (32 cm, 12.6). xxxvi, 252 pp., [2] pp.; illus.
$150.00
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Exceptionally Nice ConditionA Good Exemplar
Protestant Episcopal Church in the U.S.A.  The Church almanac for the year of our Lord 1854. New York: The Protestant Episcopal Tract Society (Van Norden & Amerman, printers), [1853]. 12mo. 48 pp., plus wrappers.
$27.50
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Illustrations byDULAC
Pushkin, Alexander.  The golden cockerel. New York: The Limited Editions Club, n.d. [1950]. Folio. [4], 41, [3] pp.; illus.
$200.00
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