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[ PART I PART II ]


The FIRST FRENCH PROTESTANT Bible
Bible.   French. Olivétan. 1535.  La Bible qui est toute la saincte escripture. En laquelle sont contenus, le Vieil Testament & le Nouveau, translatez en Francoys. Le Vieil, de lebrieu & le Nouueau, du grec. [Neuchâtel: Pierre de Wingle], 1535. Folio extra (37.5 cm; 14.75"). [8], 186, 66, 60, 105 ff. (without the final blank). 38 cm.
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A Famous Study A Significant SubjectThe Negro in Chicago”
Wood, Junius B.  The Negro in Chicago: how he and his race kindred came to dwell in great numbers in a northern city; how he lives and works; his successes and failures; his political outlook. A first-hand study. [Chicago]: Chicago Daily News, [1916]. 8vo. 31 pp.
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Lavishly Arrayed, LAVISHLY HAND-COLORED
Bible.   German. 1589. Luther.  Biblia, das ist: Die gantze heylige Schrifft, Teutsch. Franckfort am Mayn: bey Joh. Feyerabend, 1589. Folio extra (39 cm; 15.25"). [22], 353, [1 (blank], 240 [(i.e, 238)], 168, [2] ff.
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A Medieval Legal Landmark *WITH*1618's Working Updates
Great Britain.  Laws, statutes, etc.Magna Carta.  Magna charta [i.e., Magna carta], cum statutis, tum antiquis, tûm recentibus, maximopere animo tenendis, iam nouiter excusa, & summa diligentia emendata & correcta. Cui adiecta sunt nonnulla statuta, nunc demum tipis aedita. London: Pr. [by Adam Islip] for the Companie of Stationers, 1618. 8vo (13.3 cm, 5.25"). [6], 258, [1] ff. (pagination skips 15 and repeats 17, text and signatures uninterrupted).
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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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TeachingCATALAN CHILDREN to Write Spanish
Espina, Antonio.  Arte calygrafica o elementos del arte de escribir para uso de los ninos de la escuela publica de San Agustin de Torroella de Montgri. Gerona: En la Imprenta de Narciso Oliva, [ca. 1798?]. Small 8vo (14.5 cm; 5.875"). [8] ff., 199, [1] pp., fold. table, 2 engr. plates.
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Gov Docs” AreJust SOOOOOO Boring . . . NOT!
Buchanan, James.  Message of the president of the United States, to the two houses of Congress at the commencement of the first session of the thirty-fifth congress. Washington: William A. Harris, 1858. 8vo. 775 pp.
$350.00
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Binding:  Publisher's rather nice blind-embossed cloth, spine with gilt title.

•  Flake 9216a (for the House issue); Howes U33.   Bound as above, rubbed with gilt faded (still legible) and free endpapers missing; interior clean, lightly age-toned, pleasant.  (23684)

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A Pioneering Work inCoptic Studies
Kircher, Athanasius.  Prodromus coptus sive aegyptiacus ... in quo cùm linguae Coptae, sive AEgyptiacae, quondam pharaonicae, origo, aetas, vicissitudo, inclinatio; tùm hieroglyphicae literaturae instauratio, uti per varia variarum eruditionum, interpretationumque difficillimarum specimina, ita nova quoque & insolita methodo exhibentur. Romae: Typis S. Cong. de Propag. Fide, 1636. 4to (24.5 cm; 9.5"). [12] ff., 338 pp., [1] f.
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“The Mind ofCatharine was . . . Well Proportioned, & Delicately Balanced
Anderson, Rufus.  Memoir of Catharine Brown, a Christian Indian of the Cherokee nation.   Boston: Samuel T. Armstrong, & Crocker & Brewster; New York: John P. Haven, 1825. 12mo (15 cm; 5.875"). Frontis., 180 pp.
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SurrealismExpressionism Modernism
Jolas, Eugene, ed.  Transition: A quarterly review.   Number 26. New York: Transition, 1937. 4to (21.1 cm, 8.25"). 208, [12 (adv.)] pp.; illus.
$200.00
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ZAPF onMORRIS
Zapf, Hermann.  William Morris sein Leben und Werk in der Geschichte der Buch- und Schriftkunst. Lübeck: Klaus Blanckertz, 1949. 4to (30 cm, 11.9"). 62, [2] pp.; illus.
$65.00
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Aristotle Said MELANCHOLY MEN of All Others Are MOST WITTY
Burton, Robert.  The anatomy of melancholy. New York: George H. Doran Co., copyright 1927. 8vo (24 cm; 9.5"). 2 vols. I: xix, [1], 487, [1] pp., [1] f., 1 plt. II: Frontis., [2] ff., pp. 491–1033, [1] p., [1] f.
$100.00
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An American Travels up the Nile: Victorian-Era Orientalism
inIts Most Golden, Glowing Fancifulness
Curtis, George William.  Nile notes of a howadji. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1851. 12mo (19.2 cm, 7.6"). Frontis., 320, 6, 6, [4] (adv.) pp.
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Outward Beauty Stirs the Heart to Inward Loveliness”
Lyman, Florence Van Fleet.  A little book to garden lovers. New York: Knickerbocker Press, 1924. 12mo (18.5 cm, 7.25"). Frontis., 37, [1] pp.; plts.
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Among Other Things, William's Mary Was aCapable Multi-Tasker . . .
Tenison, Thomas.  A sermon preached at the funeral of her late Majesty Queen Mary of ever blessed memory, in the Abbey-church in Westminster, upon March 5, 1694/5. Dublin: Reprinted for William Norman, Eliphal Dobson and Patrick Campbell, 1695. Small 4to. 24 pp.
$125.00
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Rockwell Kent'sMoby Dick
Melville, Herman.  Moby Dick or the whale. New York: Random House, 1930. 8vo (18.6 cm, 7.4"). xxxi, [1], 822, [6] pp.; illus.
$400.00
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A 20th-Century Fine-Press Printing . . .
of a 16th-Century Edition . . .
    of an Ancient Greek Romance . . .
Achilles Tatius.  The loves of Clitophon and Leucippe translated from the Greek of Achilles Tatius by William Burton reprinted for the first time from a copy now unique. New York: Bernard Guilbert Guerney, 1923. Folio (30.5 cm, 12"). xxxi, [9], 152, [6] pp.
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Rubricated, Decorated, &ALL Initials Completed in Manuscript
Bible.  Latin. Vulgate. 1478.  Biblia latina [with a manuscript bound at the end]. [colophon: Venetiis: imprensa Theodorici de Reynsburgh et Renhaldide Novimagio {i.e., Reynaldus de Novimagio and Theodorus de Reynsburch}, 1478]. Chancery folio (29.5 cm; 11.5"). [454 of 456] ff., lacking initial and final blanks. [bound in at the end] Manuscript, “Incipit Vocabula Biblie Secundum ordinem librorum.” No place, 1479. Folio. [29] ff.
$8275.00
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BOOKSELLING EphemeraBird & Bull Production
Feather, John.  English book prospectuses: an illustrated history. Newtown [PA]: Bird & Bull Press; Minneapolis: Daedalus Press, 1984. 8vo (26 cm; 10"). 109 pp., facsims; 1 portfolio with 15 items).
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An Insider's Guide toBATH
Tunstall, James.  Rambles about Bath and its neighbourhood. Bath: R.E. Peach, 1856. 12mo (17.5 cm; 7"). Frontis., viii pp., [1] f., 304 pp., 13 plts, fold. map, illus.
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The ART of Engraving & Printing inGUATEMALA, 1794 through 1823
(Guatemalan Job Printing).  A collection of 61 broadsides, chiefly announcements of degree defenses. Guatemala: Various publishers, 1794–1823. Folio (see below). [61] ff.
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BACON onAll Types of TREASON
Bacon, Francis.  Cases of treason. London: Pr. by the Assignes of John More, 1641. 4to (20 cm, 7.9"). [4], 35, [1] pp.
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Basquiat: Words as Information as Power
Marshall, Richard D.  Jean-Michel Basquiat: In word only. New York: Cheim & Read, 2005. 4to (30.3 cm, 11.9"). Frontis., [20] pp.; 65 plts. (many double-sided, some color).
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Friendship That WouldSoon End
Cass, Lewis.  Autograph Letter Signed to Thomas Leiper Kane. Washington: 9 July 1850. 12mo (18.5 cm; 7.5"). [3] pp., with the original free franked envelope.
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Gen. Cruz's FIRST Rebellion AgainstPres. Cerna
Cerna, Vicente.  Broadside. Begins: El Presidente a los habitantes de la republica. Compatriotas: Un gefe militar de alta graduacion y á quien el Gobierno ha mostrado todo género de consideraciones, ha iniciado un movimiento sedicioso. [Guatemala: No publisher/printer, 1867]. Folio (33 cm; 13"). [1] p.
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LUTHER's Bible Illustrated byLucas Cranach
Bible.  Low German. 1545.  Biblia, dat ys, De gantze Hillige Schrifft vordudtschet dorch D. Marti. Luth. Vth der lesten Correctur mercklick vorbetert vnde mit grote vlyte corrigert. Gedrückt tho Magdeborch: Dorch Hans Walther, 1545. Folio (31 cm; 12.25"). 5 pts. ([6], CCCLVII, [1]ff.; CLV, [1] ff.; LxxxVII, [1] ff.; CLxV, [1] ff.; [100 of 102] ff. (lacking l1 and l4 of Theodorus' “Summaria”).
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Vermifuge for Your Children
Snyder, A.  Death on worms!!!  New York: Wm. C. Bryant & Co., [between 1848 & 1852]. 8vo (20.8 cm, 8.2). [1] f.
$95.00
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Three Classic Poets, Two Languages, One Miniature Collection
Anacreon.  Ai tou Anakreontos Odai [sic] kai ta the Sapphous, kai Erinnas Leipsana. Edinburgh: Apud Hamilton, Balfour, & Neill, 1754. 24mo (9 cm, 3.5"). [4], 72, 8, 76 pp.
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King Alfred & Trial by Jury”Celebrated to Boot
(Coke, Edward).  Engraving of Edward Coke. London: T. Cadell, 1792.
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On theNature of Things
Lucretius Carus, Titus.  T. Lucretii Cari De rerum natura libri sex. [Lugduni Batavorum, i.e., Leyden]: Ex officina Plantiniana Raphelengii, 1611. 16mo (10.7 cm, 4.4"). 176 pp.
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Inscribed Copy fromTHE Robert of Robert's Rules
Robert, Henry Martyn.  Parliamentary practice: An introduction to parliamentary law. New York: Century Co., 1921. 12mo (17.2 cm, 6.5"). xiv, [1], 203, [1] pp.
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LEC: 50 Rilke Poems
Rilke, Rainer Maria.  Selected poems of Rainer Maria Rilke. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1981. 8vo (24.2 cm, 9.5"). xxxiii, [1], 129, [3] pp.; illus.
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Wycliffe's New Testament 150 Copies Printed?
Bible.  N.T. English (Middle English). Wycliffe. 1731. The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Iesus Christ. London: Sold by Thomas Page & William Mount ... & William Parker ..., 1731. Folio extra (37 cm; 14.75"). Frontis.,[1] f., iv pp., [2] ff., 108, 156, viii pp., 2 other plts.
$22,500.00
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GORGEOUS!
Quran [a.k.a., Koran. Qur'an].  Illuminated manuscript on paper, in Arabic. Turkey: ca. 1810–40. Small 8vo (17 cm, 7.75"). [339] ff. of text and [2] blanks.
$11,750.00
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Landmark Works in the STRUGGLE forReligious Tolerance
Locke, John.  A letter concerning toleration.  London: Printed for Awnsham Churchill, 1690. 12mo (13.5 cm; 5.375"). [4], 87, [5] pp. [with the same author's] A second letter concerning toleration. London: Printed for Awnsham and John Churchill, 1690. 4to (20 cm; 8"). [2], 68 pp., without the half-title. [with the same author's] A third letter for toleration, to the author of the Third letter concerning toleration. London: Printed for Awnsham and John Churchill, 1692. 4to (20 cm; 8"). [4], 350, [2] pp.
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Be Prepared, to Give MePersonal Satisfaction
Clarkson, David L.  Autograph Letter Signed to Nicholas Low. New York City: 13 December 1790. Folio (32 cm;12.5"), 2 pp., with integral address leaf.
$150.00
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Perishable Press Poetry
Oppenheimer, Joel.  Del quien lo tomó: A suite. Mt. Horeb, WI: Perishable Press, 1982. 8vo (20.3 cm, 8"). [26] pp.
$140.00
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ENGLISH EMBROIDERED BINDING
Bible. O.T. Psalms, Metrical. English. Sternhold, 1621.  The whole booke Of Davids psalmes, both in prose and meetre: with apt notes to sing them withall. London: Printed for the Company of Stationers, 1621. 16mo in 8s (10 cm; 4"). 439, [9] pp., lacking pp. 429–30; music.
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Recipes from theReaders
Chicago Daily Tribune.  The home guide; or, a book by 500 ladies, embracing about 1,000 recipes and hints, pertaining to cookery, the household, the sick room, the toilet, etc. Elgin, IL: S.L. Taylor, 1877. 12mo (16.5 cm, 6.5"). 160 pp.
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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.
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Our Trees Rise inCones, Globes & Pyramids
Stewart, Cecil.  Topiary. London: The Golden Cockerel Press, [1954]. 8vo (25.7 cm, 10.1"). 33, [3] pp.; col. illus.
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Looking back on the whole ghastly affair . . .”
Keenan, Joe.  Blue Heaven. (New York): Penguin Books, (1988). 12mo. 279 pp.
$15.00
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ITALY Learns about theAmerican Continental Congress & Revolutionary Politics
Raynal, Guillaume homas François.  Storia dell'America settentrionale. Venezia: dalle stampe di Antonio Zatta, 1778. 8vo (19 cm; 7.5"). 2 vols. in 1, of 3. I: iii, 288 pp. II: [2] f., 294 [i.e., 298] pp.
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A Dear Baby Boy
Sanford, D.P., Mrs.  Carl's first days: Easy reading for the little ones.    New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1879. 12mo (16 cm, 6.3"). 164, [6 (adv.)] pp.; 9 plts.
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Books Are Communicative Instruments”
Duncan, Harry.  Doors of perception essays in book typography. Austin: W. Thomas Taylor, 1983. 8vo (23.2 cm, 9.1"). [2], 99, [3] pp.
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The Art of the Printed Book — ANOTHER COPY
Duncan, Harry.  Doors of perception: essays in book typography. Austin, TX: W. Thomas Taylor, 1983. 8vo (23.2 cm, 9.2"). [2], 99, [3] pp.
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RatherRadical Grammar
Cobbett, William.  A grammar of the English language, in a series of letters. New York: Pr. for the author by Clayton & Kingsland, 1818. 12mo (17.8 cm, 7"). 184 pp.
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Le Carré: “An Eye Already Charged by Peril”
Le Carré, John.  The clandestine muse.  Newark, VT: Pr. at the Janus Press for Charles Seluzicki Fine Books, © 1986. 8vo (22.9 cm, 9"). [24] pp.
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Love with the Complication ofT.B.
Bosher, Kate Langley.  The House of Happiness. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1913. 12mo. 305 pp.
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The Editio Regia A Scholarly & TypographicMASTERPIECE of the Renaissance
Bible.  N.T. Greek. 1550.  Tes Kaines Diathekes hapanta ... Novum Iesu Christi D.N. Testamentum. Lutetiae: Ex Officina Roberti Stephani, 1550. Tall folio (34 cm; 13.25"). [16] ff., 272, 202 pp., [1] f.
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First Edition of a DICKENS CLASSIC, with Phiz Engravings
Dickens, Charles.  Little Dorrit. London: Bradbury & Evans, 1855–57. 8vo (22.5 cm, 8.8"). 20 vols. in 19. I: 32 (adv.), 16 (pub. adv.), 32, [32 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. II: 12 (adv.), 33– 64, [18 (adv.) pp.; 2 plts. III: 12 (adv.)., 65–96, [4 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. IV: 12 (adv.), 97–128, [8 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. V: 12 (adv.), 129–160, [4 (adv.)], 16 pp.; 2 plts. VI: 12 (adv.), 192, [20 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. VII: 12 (adv.), 193–224, [12 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. VIII: 12 (adv.), 225–256, [10 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. IX: 12 (adv.), 257–288, [8 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. X: 12 (adv.), 289–320, [10 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. XI: 12 (adv.), [321]–352, [14 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. XII: 12 (adv.), 353–384, [10 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. XIII: 12 (adv.), 14 (pub. adv.), 385–416, [30 (adv.) pp.; 2 plts. XIV: 12 (adv.), 417–448, [20 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. XV: 12 (adv.), 449–480, [8 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. XVI: 8 (adv.), 481–512, [6 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. XVII: 12 (adv.), 513–544, [2 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. XVIII: 12 (adv.), 545–576, [6 (adv.)] pp.; 2 plts. XIV & XX: 12 (adv.), 577–625, [1], xiv, [6 (adv.)] pp.; 4 plts.
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The FIRST Bible with aTITLE-PAGE, a Famous INCUNABLE Bible
Bible.  Latin. Vulgate. 1486.  Textus biblie [i.e., Biblia latina]. [Strassburg: Johann Prüss, 1486]. Chancery folio (31 cm; 12.25"). [538] ff.
$25,000.00
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I Wish I Had More Time
Lodge, Henry Cabot.  Typed Letter Signed to John R. Joslyn. [Washington, DC]: 20 January 1914. 8vo (26.5 cm; 10.5"), 1 p.
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Martha Graham's Teacher's Autobiography;  A Gift fromSt. Denis to Lisan Kay
(A Significant Exchange of Letters Laid In)
St. Denis, Ruth.  Ruth St. Denis, an unfinished life; an autobiography. New York & London: Harper & Bros., 1939. 8vo (24 cm; 9.5"). x pp., [2] ff., 391, [1] p. front., plates, ports.
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Defoe'sLondon, Illustrated
Defoe, Daniel.  A tour thro' London about the year 1725 being letter V and parts of letter VI of 'A Tour thro' the Whole Island of Great Britain' containing a description of the city of London, as taking in the city of Westminster, borough of Southwark and parts of Middlesex. London: B.T. Batsford Ltd., 1929. Folio (39 cm, 15.3"). xxi, [1], 115, [3] pp.; 3 fold. maps, 58 plts.
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This isone of 350 copies printed, of which only 300 were for sale.

Binding: Publisher's brown cloth in remarkably convincing (and therefore rather interesting) imitation of a Cambridge calf binding, covers framed and panelled in gilt double fillets with scalloped gilt roll and gilt-stamped corner fleurons. Spine with gilt-stamped leather title and author labels.

Provenance:  Front pastedown with skull and “What Do We Know” bookplate of Dr. Charles W. Burr, the first Chair of Mental Diseases at the University of Pennsylvania.

•  Bound as above, slipcase lacking; joints, extremities, and spine bands rubbed, spine slightly darkened. Pages and plates clean.  (33617)

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In theDayak Language of BorneoRevised with Native Assistance
Bible. N.T. Ngaju. Hardeland et al. 1858.  Surat brasih Djandji Taheta tuhan tuntang djuru-salamat ita Jesus Kristus. Amsterdam: Ilambagan hapan Balandjan olo Kristen hong tanah Balanda (Nederlandsche Bijbelgenootschap), 1858. 8vo (22 cm; 8.5"). [2] ff., 541 pp.
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Deluxe Signed Limited Edition PUBLISHER'S COPY:  Life of a Science Fiction Pioneer
Weist, Jerry. BRADBURY: An illustrated life.   A journey to far metaphor. Hampton Falls, NH: Donald M. Grant, 2004. Folio (29.2 cm, 11.5"). [36], xxvi, 195, [1] pp.; illus.
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Tice IllustratesVoltaire
Voltaire.  Candide, or All for the best. New York: Bennett Libraries, 1927. 8vo (23 cm; 9.25"). 2 vols. in 1. 182 pp., [4] ff., color plates.
$725.00
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Garrick, Cromwell, Addison, Locke, Raleigh, et al.
Mortimer, Thomas.  The British Plutarch, containing the lives of the most eminent statesmen, patriots, divines, warriors, philosophers, poets, and artists, of Great Britain and Ireland, from the accession of Henry VIII to the present time. London: Charles Dilly, 1791. 12mo (18.2 cm, 7.2"). 8 vols. I: Frontis., xi, [3], 297, [3 (2 adv.)] pp. II: [4], 296 (i.e., 299), [1 (errata)] pp. III: [4], 321, 3 (adv.)] pp. IV: [4], 275, [1] pp. V: [4], 299, [1] pp. VI: [4], 339, [1] pp. VII: [4], 250 pp. VIII: [4], 291, [1] pp.
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The Young Adventurer as anOld Buffer”Signed by Waugh
Waugh, Evelyn.  Basil Seal rides again or the rake's regress. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1963. 8vo (25.8 cm, 10.1"). Frontis., [6], 49, [1] pp.
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An Appreciation of GOUDY fromTypophilic WOMEN
Distaff Side.  Goudy gaudeamus: In celebration of the dinner given Frederic W. Goudy on his 74th birthday March eighth 1939. [New York]: Pr. for the Distaff Side, 1939. 12mo (16 cm, 6.25"). Fold. frontis., [approx. 176] pp.; illus.
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A Noble Book for Your House in Tuscany?
      (Smith's Patron Was the Second Earl of Warwick)
Smith, John.  Italian scenery [i.e., Select views in Italy, with topographical and historical descriptions, in English and French]. [London: Printed by W. Bulmer and Co. for J. Smith, W. Byrne, & J. Edwards, 1817]. 4to. [1] f. (engr. dedication), [78] ff. (of letterpress), [72] ff. of plates, illus.
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Abbott'sIllustrated Biographies
Abbott, Jacob, & John S.C. Abbott. MAKERS OF HISTORY.  Akron, OH: The Superior Printing Co., [1914]. 12mo (18.8 cm, 7.4"). 20 vols. I: Frontis., [2], 256 pp.; 3 plts. II: Frontis., 229, [1] pp.; 3 plts. III: Frontis., 251, [1] pp.; 3 plts. IV: Frontis., 250 pp.; 2 plts. V: Frontis., 263, [1] pp.; 2 plts. VI: Frontis., 239, [1] pp.; 1 fold. map, 3 plts. VII: Frontis., 264 pp.; 2 plts. VIII: Frontis., 272 pp.; 2 plts. IX: Frontis., 257, [1] pp.; 1 fold. map, 3 plts. X: Frontis., 239, [1] pp.; 3 plts. XI: Frontis., 265, [1] pp.; 3 plts. XII: Frontis., 248 pp.; 3 plts. XIII: Frontis., 303, [1] pp.; 3 plts. XIV: Frontis., 285, [1] pp.; 4 plts. XV: Frontis., 287, [1] pp.; 4 plts. XVI: Frontis., 223, [1] pp.; 3 plts. XVII: Frontis., 233, [1] pp.; 3 plts. XVIII: Frontis., 327, [1] pp.; 4 plts. XIX: Frontis., 263, [1] pp.; 3 plts. XX: Frontis., 285, [1] pp.; 3 plts.
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Lowell's Letters, Edited by a Friend
Lowell, James Russell; Charles Eliot Norton, ed.  Letters of James Russell Lowell. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1894. 8vo (22.7 cm, 8.9"). 2 vols. I: Frontis., viii, 418 pp.; 1 plt. II: Frontis., v, [1], 464 pp.
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Lily's First Appearance
Wharton, Edith.  The house of mirth. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905. 8vo (19.7 cm, 7.75"). [4], 532, [6 (4 adv.)] pp.; 8 plts.
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“The Sitting Bull Legends . . . Have No Relation to the Facts at ALL
Vestal, Stanley [pseud. of Walter Stanley Campbell].  Sitting Bull champion of the Sioux. Boston & New York: Houghton, Mifflin & Co., 1932. 8vo (21.2 cm, 8.4"). xvi, [2], 350 pp.; 4 plts.
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Starting with, How First Love May Interrupt Breakfast”
Thackeray, William Makepeace.  The history of Pendennis. New York: Harper & Brothers, [1849]. 8vo (23.5 cm, 9.25"). [10]–104 pp.; illus.
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An Imposing FellowAn Imposing Portrait
(Blackstone, William).  Engraving of William Blackstone. London: W. Strahan, T. Cadell, & D. Prince, 1778.
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Just 25 Yards of Sail toCarry TWO People Across the ATLANTIC OCEAN!
Crapo, Thomas.  Strange, but true. Life and adventures of Captain Thomas Crapoand wife. New Bedford: [self-published] Capt. Thomas Crapo, 1893 [but, really, 1899 or later]. 8vo (20 cm, 7.9"). 151, [1] pp.; illus.
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Slavery of Indians as Well as of BlacksFacts Often Now Forgotten
Moore, George Henry.  Notes on the history ofslavery in Massachusetts. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1866. 8vo (24 cm; 9.25"). iv, 256 pp.
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The New French Classicism Le nouveau classicisme français
Perrault, Claude.  Ordonnance des cinq especes de colonnes selon la methode des anciens. Paris: Jean Baptiste Coignard, 1683. Folio (37.3 cm, 14.75"). [8], xxvii, [1], 124 pp.; 6 plts.
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The Feast of a MARTYREDSoldier & Patron of Hunters
Catholic Church.  Liturgy & Ritual.  Manuscript on paper, in French. “Office de Saint Eustache & ses compagnons martyrs.” [Paris?]: 1759. 8vo (17.6 cm, 6.9"). 70 pp.
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Chaucer, Geoffrey.  The workes of Geffrey Chaucer, newlie printed, with diuers addicions, whiche were neuer in print before: with the siege and destruccion of the worthy citee of Thebes, compiled by Ihon Lidgate, Monke of Berie... [London: Pr. by Jhon [sic] Kyngston for Jhon [sic] Wight, 1561]. Folio (33.7 cm, 13.25"). [4], CCCLXVII ff. (lacking 6 prelim. ff., incl. t.-p., and “General Prologue”; pagination erratic; CCCLXXVIII lacking but supplied in facsimile).
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Sidney, Philip.  The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia. London: George Calvert, 1674. Folio (29 cm, 11.4"). Frontis., [32], 576, 541–564, 601–624, [26] pp. (pagination erratic).
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Caballo, Pietro.  Resolutionum criminalium Petri Caballi ... centuriae tres. Venetiis : Apud Bertanos, 1672. Folio extra (32 cm; 12.125"). [14], 362 [i.e. 374], [66], 269, [71], 48, [12] p.
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Ruskin, John.  Fors clavigera. Letters to the workmen and labourers of Great Britain. New York: Greenwood Press, 1968. 8vo (21.8 cm, 8.6"). 4 vols. I: 430 pp. II: 459, [1] pp. III: 425, [1] pp. IV: 412 pp.
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The Modern Reader's Chaucer”
Chaucer, Geoffrey.  The complete poetical works of Geoffrey Chaucer. New York: Macmillan & Co., 1912. 8vo (25.8 cm, 10.2"). xii, [2], 607, [9 (6 adv.)] pp.; 32 col. plts.
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Berquin, Arnaud.  Idylle. [Paris]: no date [1775]. 4to (26.9 cm, 10.6"). Part 2 only of 2. 8 pp.
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“A Fair General View of theMost Important Characters”
Galt, John.  The lives of the players. Boston: Frederic S. Hill, 1831. 8vo (18.2 cm, 7.2"). 2 vols. viii, 315 pp.; [4], 308 pp.
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PhotoplayLost World
Doyle, Arthur Conan.  The lost world. New York: A.L. Burt Co., [ca. 1925]. 8vo (19.3 cm, 7.6"). 309, [1] pp.; 4 plts.
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Frankfurter Mess-Relation das ist halbjährliche Erzehlungen der neuesten Staats- und Welt-Geschichten. Frankfurt am Mayn: in der Jagerischen Buchhanandlung, 1790. 4to (21cm; 8.25"). Frontis. port., 104 pp.
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