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Kerouac before He WasJack”
Kerouac, Jack [but writing as “John”].  The Town and the City. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., (1950). 8vo (20.5 cm; 8"). [3] ff., 499, [1] pp.
$1150.00
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TheLARGEST Herbal in the English LanguageRuskin's Copy
Parkinson, John.  Theatrum botanicum: The theater of plantes. Or, an herball of a large extent ... London: Thomas Cotes, 1640. Folio (35.3 cm, 13.9"). Add. engr. t.-p., [18], 1755 (i.e., 1745), [3] pp.; illus.
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Abelard & Heloise Come toAMERICA
Abelard, Peter.  Letters of Abelard and Heloise. To which is prefix'd a particular account of their lives, amours, and misfortunes. By the late John Hughs, Esq.: To which is now first added, the poem of Eloisa to Abelard. By Mr. Pope. Philadelphia: Printed for Samuel Delap, 1775. 12mo (17 cm; 6.5"). Frontis., 124 pp.
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“A Sermon by the Rev. Dr. Peachblossom”
Christy, E. Byron, & William E. Christy, comps.  Christy's new songster and black joker, containing all the most popular and original songs, choruses, stump speeches, witticisms, jokes, conundrums, etc., as sung and delivered by the world renowned Christy's Minstrels at their opera houses. New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, © 1868. 16mo (15.5 cm; 8"). 72 pp., and wrappers.
$110.00
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Handsome Title-Page Liesveldt's Dutch Translation
Bible. Dutch. Liesveldt. 1608.  Biblia: dat is de gantsche Heylige Schriftuere, by Jacob von Liesveldt wtghegaen, na de aller oudtste en de correcste Copien. Amstelredam: Cornelius Claesz, 1608–09. Folio (31.5 cm; 12.5"). [12], 203, 157, 96 ff.
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Tarascan or Purepecha LanguageFrom the Hogal Press
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Serra, Ángel.  Manual de administrar los santos sacramentos a los españoles, y naturales de esta provincia ... de Michoacan. Mexico: [Imprenta de] Joseph Bernardo de Hogal, 1731. Small 4to (20 cm; 8"). [6], 138 [i.e., 136 (135 & 136 omitted)], [4] ff.
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The Scottish Play”Starring Some of the Greatest Thespians of Their Time
Playbill.  [broadside, begins] New Theatre Royal, Covent Garden. This present Monday, June 18, 1810, will be acted Shakespeare's tragedy of Macbeth. [London: 1810]. Folio (frame size: 37 cm, 14.6"). [1] f.
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Luke in KOREAN, Printed in Korea
Bible.  N.T. Luke. Korean. Ross et al. 1890.  [title in Hangul character, translated as: Luke's Gospel]. [Seoul: Sammun Ch'ulp'ansa], 1890. 12mo (21.5 cm; 8.5"). 60 ff.
$7500.00
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Happily Roaming throughthe Woods
Greg, Samuel, Mrs.  Walter in the woods; or, the trees and common objects of the forest described and illustrated. London: T. Nelson & Sons, 1870. 8vo (18 cm, 7.1"). Frontis., 160 pp.; illus.
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SumptuousGILT Black Goat Binding, Text Completely Ruled in Red, Edges Gilt & Gauffered
Bible.  English. Authorized (i.e., King James version). 1690.   The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament, and the New. London: Printed by Charles Bill & Thomas Newcomb, 1690 [or possibly 1692]. 8vo (20 cm; 8"). [573] ff. [also bound in at rearBible. O.T. Psalms. English. Paraphrases. 1693. Sternhold & Hopkins. The whole book of psalms. Collected into English metre. London: Printed for the Company of Stationers, 1693. 8vo. 87, [1] p.
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In theLanguage of the Muskogee
Bible.  N.T. Matthew. Muskogean. Loughridge & Winslett. 1855.   Cesvs Klist, em-opunvkv-hera. Maro coyvte The Gospel according to Matthew. Park Hill [OK]: Mission Press, E. Archer, printer, 1855. 12mo (12.8 cm; 5"). 153, 7 pp., [2] ff.
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Aldine OctavoProvenance & Early Marginalia Too
Lactantius (ca. 240 – ca. 320).  L. Coelii Lactantii Firmiani Divinarum Institutionum libri septem proxime castigati, et aucti. Eiusdem De ira Dei liber I. De opificio Dei liber I. Epitome in libros suos, liber acephalos. Phoenix. Carmen de Dominica Resurrectione. Item index in eundem rerum omnium. Tertulliani liber apologeticus cum indice. [colophon: Venetiis: In aedibus haeredum Aldi, et Andreae soceri], 1535. 8vo (16 cm, 6.25"). [16], 328, [10], [2 (blank)], 47, [1 (blank)], [44] ff.
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Sound Study Professional” Provenance
Rush, James.  The philosophy of the human voice: embracing its physiological history; together with a system of principles by which criticism in the art of elocution may be rendered intelligible, and instruction, definite and comprehensive. To which is addeda brief analysis of song and recitative. Philadelphia: Grigg & Elliot, 1833. 8vo (21.7 cm, 8.5 “). [4 (ads)] ff., 432 pp.
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Native American Writer & Activist forCivil Rights
Apess, William.  Indian nullification of the unconstitutional laws of Massachusetts relative to the Marshpee [sic] tribe: or, The pretended riot explained. Boston: Press of Jonathan Howe, 1835. 12mo (18 cm; 7"). 163 pp, including frontis.
$700.00
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Baja, Florida, Spanish Southwest, & Northern Mexico
Perez de Ribas, Andres.  Historia de los triumphos de nuestra santa fee entre gentes las mas barbaras, y fieras del nuevo Orbe, conseguidos por los soldados de la Milicia de la Compañia de Iesus en las missiones e la prouincia de Nueua-España ... Madrid: Por Alo[n]so de Paredes, 1645. Folio. [20] ff., 763, [1] pp.
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The Medicinal Virtues of PlantsIllustrated
Hill, John.  The family herbal, or an account of all those English plants, which are remarkable for their virtues, and of the drugs which are produced by vegetables of other countries; with their descriptions and their uses, as proved by experience. Bungay: J. & R. Childs, 1822. 8vo (21.2 cm, 8.4"). viii, xl, 376 pp.; 54 col. plts.
$750.00
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Soldier Humor Illustrated
Cary, Melbert B., Jr., ed. & pub.  Mademoiselle from Armentières [volumes one and two]. New York: Press of the Woolly Whale, 1930 & 1935. 8vo. 2 vols. I: [12], pp. II: xlv, [9], 111, [1] pp.; illus.
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Embossed Publisher's Cloth
Alexander, Archibald.  Evidences of the authenticity, inspiration, and canonical authority of the Holy Scriptures. Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, [1836]. 12mo (19.8 cm, 7.8"). Frontis., 308 pp.
$75.00
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Expanded, Updated Irish EditionWith List of Subscribers
Andrews, George.  Reports of cases argued and adjudged in the court of King's Bench, in the eleventh and twelfth years of the reign of King George the Second. Dublin: Henry Watts, 1791. 8vo (20.7 cm, 8.2"). xxviii pp., [243] ff., xiv pp., [22] ff.
$675.00
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I Made Them Learn Some Songs to Sing to Their Own Dancing”
Ruskin, John.  Autograph Letter Signed, to Mrs. [William] Cowper [later Cowper-Temple]. Winnington Hall, Northwich, Cheshire: [ca. 12 December 1864]. 12mo (20 x 12.5cm; 7.875" x 4.875:). 3 pp.
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Piss-A-Bed, Dog's Tooth, & Dragons, Colored Plates Too
Meyrick, William.  The new family herbal, or, Domestic physician: enumerating, with accurate descriptions, all the known vegetables which are any way remarkable for medical efficacy; with an account of their virtues in the several diseases incident to the human frame. Illustrated with figures of the most remarkable plants, accurately delineated and engraved. Birmingham: Printed by Thomas Pearson; and sold by R. Baldwin, London, 1790. 8vo (21 cm; 8.25"). Frontis., [1] f., xxiv, 498, 14 plates; without the final three leaves of advertisements.
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Plantin Press for the Pocket / Evidence of Readership / Embossed Binding
Bible.  O.T. Psalms. Latin. Buchanan. Paraphrases. 1582.   Paraphrasis Psalmorum Davidis poetica multo quam antehac castigatior. Antuerpiae [Antwerp]: ex officina Christophori Plantini, 1582. 16mo {but with horizontal chain lines} (12 cm; 4.75"). 285, [1] pp.
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Thus It Began with Laughter”
Blunt, Wilfrid Scawen.  Esther: a young man's tragedy: together with the Love sonnets of Proteus. [Boston: Copeland & Day], 1895. Small 4to (20 cm; 7.75"). x, [2], [7]–203, [1] pp.
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First Edition of the Bridgman-Culbertson Revision of the Pentateuch inCHINESE
Bible. O.T. Pentateuch. Chinese, High Wenli. Bridgman-Culbertson. 1863.   [title-page in Chinese characters, transliterated as] Jiu yue quan shu [or Xin yue sheng shu]. Shanghai: Mei hua shu guan, 1863. Tall 8vo (24 cm, 9.5"). [472] pp.
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Women'sMysteries
Albertus, Magnus, pseudo-, & Michael Scot.  Alberti Magni, de secretis mulierum libellus, scholiis auctus, & à mendis repurgatus. Eiusdem de virtutibus herbarum, lapidum, & animalium quorundam libellus. Item de mirabilibus mundi, ac de quibusdam effectibus causatis à quibusdam animalibus, &c. Adiecimus & ob materiae similitudinem Michaelis Scoti philosophi, De secretis naturae opusculum. Lugduni: Ioannes Quadratus, 1580. Small 8vo (12 cm, 4.75"). 381, [11] pp.
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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.
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Angels & Allegories forChildren
Todd, John.  The angel of the iceberg: and other stories, illustrating great moral truths. Northampton: Bridgman & Childs; New York: Sheldon & Co.; Philadelphia: E.H. Butler & Co., 1859. 8vo (17.3 cm, 6.8"). 376 pp.; 2 plts.
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Many, ManySONNETS
Gazeta de Mexico.  Suplemento ... miercoles 11 de diciembre de 1805. Mexico: Gazeta de Mexico, 1805. 4to (22 cm; 8.5"). [6] ff.
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RUSKIN's OWN COPY
Ruskin, John.  The seven lamps of architecture. Sunnyside, Orpington, Kent: George Allen, 1886. Folio (29 cm; 11"). xii pp., [2] ff., 222 pp., 14 plts.
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The Name of Upper California is Given to the Extension of Coast
        Between the 32nd and 42nd Degrees of North Latitude . . . ”
Bandini, José.  Manuscript on paper, in English. “Description of Upper California.” [Monterey?: ca. 1846]. Folio (31 cm; 12.25"). [14] ff. (2 ff. wrappers, 2 ff. blanks, 10 ff. of text).
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Where Real & Quack MedicineShare PAGE SPACE
D. Ransom, Son, & Co.  Ransom's family receipt book. 1888. Buffalo, NY: D. Ransom, Son, & Co., [1887]. 12mo (16 cm; 6.5"). 32 pp., and wrappers.
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Gilt Goat forthe Pocket
Bible.   N.T. English. Geneva-Tomson. 1613.  The New Testament of our Lord Iesus Christ, translated out of the Greeke. Imprinted at London: By Robert Barker, Printer to the Kings most Excellent Maiestie, 1613. 12mo (10.5 cm; 4"). [258] ff.
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For God So Loved the World”
Bible.  N.T. John, 3:16. Polyglot. 1890.   St. John iii, 16, &c. in most of the languages and dialects in which the British and foreign Bible society has printed or circulated the Holy Scriptures. London: British & Foreign Bible Society, 1890. 12mo (18 cm; 7"). 83, [1] pp., [2] ff.
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Masthead Device inENGLISH A Production of Arequipa
El Republicano.  Arequipa: Imprenta del Gobierno, 1829–30. Small folio (29 cm; 11.5"). [24] ff.
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First GUIDEBOOK toMarian Shrines in Mexico
Very Early Florida Author

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Florencia, Francisco de.  Zodiaco mariano en que el sol de justicia Christo con la salud en las alas vista como signos, y casas proprias para beneficio de los hombres los templos, y lugares dedicados à los cultos de su SS. Madre por medio de las mas celebres, y milagrosas imagenes de la misma Señora, que se veneran en esta America Septentrional, y reynos de la Nueva España. Mexico: En la Nueva Imprenta del Real, y Mas Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso, 1755. 4to (20 cm; 8"). [24], 328 pp., illus.
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I Can Tell of Myself a Tale That Is True”
The seafarer.   Lexington, KY: King Library Press, 1975. Small 4to (26.5 cm; 10.5"). [8] ff.
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The First One-Volume Edition in Swiss German Illustrations Attributed to Holbein
Title-Pages & Illustrations Hand-Colored
Bible.  Swiss German. Zurich. 1531.  Die gantze Bibel der vrsprünglichë Ebraischen vnd Griechischen waarheyt nach. Zürich: Christoffel Froschover, 1531. Folio (38 cm; 15"). [14], 342, 322 ff.
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A CelticTrouvère Story
Moore, George.  Ulick and Soracha. London: Nonesuch Press, 1926. 8vo (23.5 cm, 9.25"). Frontis., [4], 286 pp.
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The Conveyancers Light”Pleasing Property Law Provenance
H., J.  The compleat clark, and scriveners guide. Containing exact draughts and presidents of all manner of assurances and instruments now in use. London: Pr. by T.R. for H. Twyford, N. Brookes, J. Place, & R. Wingate, 1655. 4to (22.5 cm, 8.9"). Add. engr. t.-p., [8], 664, [16 (index)] pp.
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Christo Shares Space withJames Byars
Copley, William Nelson, ed.  S.M.S. February 1968. No. 1. [New York]: Letter Edged in Black Press, 1968. Narrow folio (28 cm; 11"). Varied contents.
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Economic Development throughBetter RoadsCUBA, 1795
Jáuregui, Juan Tomás de.  Memoria sobre proporcionar arbitrios para la construcción de caminos en esta jurisdicción. En La Havana: en la imprenta de Estevan Bolona, 1795. 4to (25 cm; 10"). 12 pp.
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“The Flower & Choice of Fine & Judicious Thoughts”
Barbeyrac, Jean.  The spirit of the ecclesiasticks of all sects and ages, as to the doctrines of morality, and more particularly the spirit of the ancient fathers of the church. London: Printed for J. Peele, 1722. Small 8vo (in 4s). [4] ff., 72 pp.
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Biblical Law, Debated
Dupin, André Marie Jean Jacques.  The trial of Jesus before Caiaphas and Pilate. Being a refutation of Mr. Salvador's chapter entitled “The Trial and Condemnation of Jesus.” Boston: Charles C. Little & James Brown, 1839. 16mo (18 cm, 7.1"). viii, 88, [2 (blank)] pp.
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But Make Haste to Newgate
Gay, John.  The beggar's opera. London: Daniel O'Connor (London: Charles Whittingham and Griggs, Chiswick Press), 1922. 4to (29 cm; 11") ; xxxiv, viii, 99 pp., [24] leaves of plates, ill., facsims., ports.
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BRITISH Antiquity, Printed at theSign of the UNICORN
Howell, William.  Medulla historiae Anglicanae. Being a comprehensive history of the lives and reigns of the monarchs of England, from the time of the invasion thereof by Julius Caesar, to this present year 1681. London: Abel Swalle, 1681. 12mo (14.8 cm, 5.8"). [14 ff.], 653, [1 (blank)] pp. (pagination skips 215–24, repeats 241–50, several other pages incorrectly numbered); 2 plts.
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25 Copies
Scott, Geoffrey.  The portrait of Zélide. London: Constable & Co., 1925. 8vo (22.5 cm; 9"). [1] f., frontis. port., vii, [1], 215, [1] pp., 3 plts.
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Presentation Copy fromCrispin Elsted
Rufinus (Epigrammatist).  Rufinus: The complete poems in English versions by Robin Skelton. [Mission, B.C.]: Barbarian Press, 1987. Narrow folio (24 x 13 cm; 9.375' x 5.25"). [20] ff.
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Mr. Holmes Played Old Men & Character Parts — Same as I Did
Kellogg, Eugenia.  The Awakening of Poccalito. A Tale of Telegraph Hill, and Other Tales. San Francisco: The Unknown Publisher, 1903. 12mo (17.5 cm; 7"). 130 pp.
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MARLOWE inFine 16th-CENTURY” Style
Marlowe, Christopher.  Edward the Second. Kensington: The Aquila Press, 1929. 4to (25.8 cm, 10.1"). [126] pp.; illus.
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Popular & Notably Practical
“Experienced Lady, An.”  The kitchen directory and American housewife: Containing valuable and original receipts in all the various branches of cookery. New York: Ivison & Phinney; Chicago: S.C. Griggs & Co.; Cincinnati: Moore, Wilstach, Keys & Co. etc., 1858. 12mo (19.3 cm, 7.6"). 195, [7 (6 adv.)] pp.; illus.
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LIMA Mourns Charles IIIEngraving by VAZQUEZA RARE Type of Volume
from anINTERESTING PRESS
Rico, Juan.  Reales exequias, que por el fallecimiento del señor don Carlos III, rey de España y de las Indias, mando celebrar en la ciudad de Lima. Lima: En la Imprenta Real de los Niños Expósitos, 1789. Folio. [2] ff., 169, [1 (blank)] pp., [1] f., 50 pp., fold. plt.
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MennoniteConfessions of Faith
(Mennonites).  Handelinge/ der Ver-eenigde Vlaemse, en Duytse Doops-gesinde Gemeynten, Gehouden tot Haerlem, Ao. 1649. in Junio / met de dry Confessien aldaer geapprobeert/ of aengenomen. Tot Vlissinghe: By Geleyn Jansz, 1666. Small 8vo (17 cm; 6.25"). [12] ff., 103, [1] pp. [bound with] Concept van Ceulen, van den eersten Mey, anno 1591. Te Vlissinghe: Voor Geleyn Jansz, 1666. Small 8vo. [4] ff. [also bound in] Outerman, Jacques. De Belijdenis des Geloofs, die op den 8 October 1626. aen de Ed. Groot-Mog. Heeren staten van Hollandt en West-Vrieslandt is over-gelevert. Te Vlissinghe: Door Geleyn Jansz, 1666. Small 8vo. [4] ff.
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Color-Printed Plates & Captivating TextA Prize Binding
Wood, John George.  The common objects of the country. London & New York: George Routledge & Co., [1858]. 12mo (16 cm; 6.25"). iv, 182 pp., 12 color plates.
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Bruce Rogers Designed ThisAn Uncut, Unopened Copy
Hay, John.  A poet in exile. Early letters of John Hay. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1910. 12mo. 48 pp., 2 plts.
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A LONG-POPULAR! ILLUSTRATED Work onAncient Mythology
Cartari, Vincenzo.  Le imagini de gli dei de gli antichi del signor Vincenzo Cartari, reggiano, nelle quali sono descritte la religione de gli antichi, li idoli, riti & ceremonie loro ... et con l'espositione in epilogo di ciascheduna & suo significato. Venetia : Appresso Euangelista Deuchino, 1625. Small 4to (19.5 cm; 7.75"). [14] ff., 418 pp., fold. plate; illus.
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Handsome Binding, Many Illustrations, Lots of ADVICE
Fraser, John.  Youth's golden cycle. Or, round the globe in sixty chapters: Showing how to get on in the world... Philadelphia & Chicago: W.M. Patterson & Co., 1885. 8vo. 439, [1] pp.; 32 plts.
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An EARLY Strawberry Hill Press Book
Herbert of Cherbury, Edward Herbert, Baron.  The life of Edward lord Herbert of Cherbury. [Twickenham]: Strawberry-Hill [Press], 1764. 4to (22.5 cm; 9"). [5] ff., 171, [1] pp., fold. table, fold. port.
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UNexpurgated by the Mexican Inquisition
  MS Notes in NAHUATL in Addition
Avila, Francisco de.  Arte de la lengua mexicana, breves platicas de los mysterios de n. santa fee catholica, y otras para exortacion de su obligacion a los indios. Mexico: Por los herederos de la Viuda de Miguel de Ribera Calderon, 1717. 12mo. [13], 36, [1] ff.
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A DUTCH Artist's BookMade & Printed in NEW YORK
Grunberg, Arnon.  Verzamelde visite kaartjes. New York: Kunst Editions, 1998. 12mo (18.5 cm; 7.5"). 2 loose leaves (half-title, title) and three booklets).
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Post-Incunable Augustine Chalcographia Ascensiana
Augustinus, Aurelius, St.  (St. Augustine).  Liber epistolarum beati Augustini episcopi Hipponensis ecclesiae: Compluriu[m]que] sanctorum & illustrium virorum ad ipsum Augustinum rescribentium. Cum duplici indice: a fronte & a tergo posito. [Paris]: [colophon: Chalcographia Ascensiana] Venundatur ab Joanne Paruo & Iodoco Badio Ascensio, 1515. Folio (34.2 cm, 13.4"). [8], CCLXII, [32 (1 blank)] ff.
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Squash Breakfast Cakes, Squash Indian Cake, Squash Rolls, & Fayal Buckeye Cake
Train, Carrie W.  The Pentucket housewife. A manual for housekeepers, and collection of recipes, contributed by the ladies of the First Baptist Church Haverhill, Mass. Haverhill, MA: Steam Press of Chase Bros, 1888. 8vo (22 cm, 8.6"). 136, [6 (adv.)] pp.
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Learn to SpeakARAUCANIAN
Febres, Andrés.  Arte de lengua general del reyno de Chile ... y ... un vocabulario hispano-chileno, y un calepino chileno-hispano mas copioso. Lima: en la calle de la Encarnaçion, 1765. Small 8vo. [15] ff., 682 pp., [1] ff.
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The Kingdom of the “Abessines”Englished & Illustrated
Ludolf, Hiob.  A new history of Ethiopia. Being a full and accurate description of the kingdom of Abessinia, vulgarly, though erroneously called the empire of Prester John. London: Samuel Smith, 1682. Folio (33.5 cm, 13.2"). [8], 88, 151–53, 104–05, 156–370, 375–398 pp. (pagination skips 245/46, 371–74); 3 fold. plts., 4 double plts., 2 plts. (map and 1 plt. lacking).
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History of the HospitallersFirst English Edition
Vertot, René Aubert, abbé de.  The history of the Knights of Malta. London: Pr. for G. Strahan, F. Gyles, Woodman & Lyon, et al., 1728. Tall folio (34.3 cm, 13.5"). 2 vols. I: [8], 487, [1], 180 pp.; 1 fold. map, 2 maps, 49 plts. II: [2], 220, 143, [1], 196, [24 (index)], 3, [1 (adv.)] pp.; 22 plts., 1 fold. map, 1 double-p. map.
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The Boise Penrose Copy
Daniel, Samuel.  The collection of the history of England. London: Printed [by Nicholas Okes] for Simon Waterson, 1626. Folio (28.5 cm; 11.5"). [4] ff., 222 pp. (without imprimatur and dedication leaves).
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A Look atTHREE Fine Presses
Sewell, Brocard.  Three private presses: Saint Dominic's Press, the Press of Edward Walters, Saint Albert's Press. Wellingborough: Christopher Skelton, 1979. 8vo (26 cm, 10.25"). 54, [2] pp.; illus.
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Ultra MINIATURE Book
Bible.  Selections. German. 1776.  Biblia, oder Inhalt der ganzen Heil. Schrift. Halle: J.H. Hesse, 1776. 32mo (3.5 cm; 1.25"). 128 pp., 3 [of 6] plts.
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Learning to SPOT aReally GOOD Facsimile
Field, Eugene, & Robert Louis Stevenson.  Excellent facsimiles of three manuscript items. No place: various dates. Various formats: see below.
$100.00
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Dante in aPoet's “MedievalBinding
Dante Alighieri.  La divina commedia. Firenza: G. Barbèra, [1922]. 8vo (18.9 cm, 7.4"). [4], 454 pp.
$285.00
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Land that Once Belonged toLaetitia Penn
Mifflin, John; Lionel Britten; & Daniel Ridge.  Document signed. Philadelphia: 31 March 1709. Oblong folio (63 x 33.5 cm; 24" x 17.25"). [1] p.
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Gruesome Deaths, Horrible Tortures, Painful Fascination
Foxe, John, & Samuel Foxe.  Acts and monuments of matters most special and memorable, happening in the church, with a universal historie of the same. Wherein is set forth at large, the whole race and course of the church, from the primitive age to these later times of ours, with the bloody times, horrible troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, fought and wrought as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practiced by Romish prelates, especially in this realme of England and Scotland. Now again, as it was recognised, perused, and recommended to the studious reader. London: Printed for the Company of Stationers, 1641. Large folio. 3 vols. I: Engr. frontis. port., [74] ff., 1033 [i.e. 1023], [1] p., [2] ff. of plates (one large, engr. folding). II: [19] ff., 788 [i.e., 786] pp., [1] f. (fold. plate). III: [2] ff., 1030 [i.e., 1020] pp., [7] ff., 106 [i.e., 108] pp., [48] ff., [2] ff. of plates. (Without the half-titles).
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A High Spot of Science One of the Most Useful EditionsA HANDSOME Set
Newton, Isaac.  Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica. Glasguae: Andreae et Joannis M. Duncan, 1822. 8vo (24.2 cm, 9.5"). 4 vols. in 2. I: [4], [vii]–xxx, [2], 431, [1] pp. II: [6], 320 pp. III: [4], xxxvi, 344 pp. IV: [2], vi, 202, [2] pp.
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How to BrewGood & Wholsom Beer
without Any Hops at All

    (ALL You Need to Know)! 
Plat, Hugh.  The jewel house of art and nature: containing divers rare and profitable inventions, together with sundry new experiments in the art of husbandry. With divers chimical conclusions concerning the art of distillation, and the rare practises and uses thereof. London: Printed by Bernard Alsop, 1653. 4to (19.5 cm; 7.75"). [4] ff., 232 pp., illus.
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