NEWEST ARRIVALS
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Limited U.S. Issue25 Color Plates by Detmold
Aesopus [Aesop]; Edward J. Detmold, illus.  The fables of Aesop. New York: Hodder & Stoughton (pr. by Henry Stone & Son, Ltd.), 1909. Folio (31.5 cm, 12.4"). [160] pp.; 25 col. plts.
$1750.00
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Engraved Portrait Printed inRED
Arrieta, Domingo Pedro de.  Posteriores glorias de nuestro gran padre, y patriarca seraphico San Francisco de Assis. Oracion panegyrica. [Mexico]: Impressa en la Imprenta del real, y mas antiguo de San Ildefonso, 1765. 4to (19 cm, 7.75" ). [13] ff., 34 pp.; illus.
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Hand-Colored Illustrations
Sproat, Nancy.  Little ditties for little children. New York: Samuel Wood & Sons, [not after 1835?]. 32mo (12.8 cm, 5"). 23, [1] pp.; illus.
$350.00
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Limning Old English Life
Caldecott, Randolph.  More “Graphic” pictures. London & New York: George Routledge & Sons, 1887. Oblong folio (27.6 cm, 10.875"). 71, [1] pp.; col. illus.
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A Study Detailed *&* Nicely Illustrated
Borneman, Henry S.  Pennsylvania German bookplates: A study. Philadelphia: Pennsylvania German Society, 1953. 8vo (24.2 cm, 9.5"). Col. frontis., [12], iv, [2], 169, [1] pp.; 23 col. plts., illus.
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Following Estienne but Not Printed by ThemEx–Grolier Club
Bible.  N.T. Greek. 1549. Estienne.   [First four words in Greek, transliterated as] Tes Kaines Diathekes hapanta. [then in Latin] Novum testamentum. Parisiis: Apud Petru[m] Haultinu[m], in vico Jacobaeo [colophon: Benedictus Praevotius, typographus], 1549. 16mo (12.2 cm, 4.75"). 2 vols. I: 190 ff. II: 191–248, 165 [i.e., 167], [1] ff.
$850.00
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“And So I Made a Test of Madness & Folly”
Bible.  O.T. Ecclesiastes. English. Jastrow. 1927. The gentle cynic, being a translation of the book of Koheleth, known as a Ecclesiastes by Morris Jastrow, Jr. [colophon: San Francisco: printed & bound at the Grabhorn Press ... for The Book Club of California], 1927. Small 8vo (19.3 cm, 7.5"). [46] pp.; illus.
$125.00
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A Limited Edition from Thomas Bird Mosher
Burns, Robert; William Marion Reedy, intro.  The jolly beggars: A cantata. Portland, ME: Thomas Bird Mosher, 1914. 8vo (19.5 cm, 7.625"). Frontis., xxiii, [1], 106, [2] pp.; facsims.
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Teaching Spanish to U.S. Students Using Canonical Writers
Sales, Francisco, comp. & ed.  Colmena española; ó, Piézas escogídas de vários autóres españóles, moráles, instructívas, y divertídas. Boston: Munroe y Francis, 1825. 24mo (14.5 cm, 5.5"). 216 pp.
$300.00
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All about WineIllustrated by Bewick's Prize Pupil
Henderson, Alexander.  The history of ancient and modern wines. London: Baldwin, Cradock, & Joy (pr. by J. Moyes), 1824. 4to (27.8 cm, 10.9"). xvi, [2], 408 pp.; 1 fold. table (incl. in pagination), illus.
$1200.00
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Asian Ovines Teaching American “Lambs”
Cameron, Lucy Littleton.  Two lambs. An allegorical history. Newburyport: W. & S. Gilman, 1820. 24mo (13.2 cm, 5.125"). 23, [1] pp. (wrappers included in pagination).
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Richard the Third & Chiswick Press
More, Thomas.  The history of King Richard the Third. Chiswick: From the press of C. Whittingham for R. Triphook, 1821. 8vo (19.5 cm, 7.625"). Engr. frontis., xiv, [2], 241, [3] pp.; 1 plt.
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The Dispossesseds' Testimony . . .
Abstracted & Published
(IRELAND).  [Jones, Henry, et al.].  A remonstrance of divers remarkeable passages concerning the church and kingdome of Ireland, recommended by letters from the Right Honourable the Lords Justices, and Counsell of Ireland, and presented by Henry Jones Doctor in Divinity, and agent for the ministers of the Gospel in that kingdom, to the Honourable House of Commons in England. London: Pr. for Godfrey Emerson, & William Bladen, 1642. 4to (19 cm, 7.5"). [4] ff., 82 pp.
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Winter Consists of Three Months”Wood Engravings Attributed to Anderson
[Anderson, Alexander, illus.].  Winter.  New York / Baltimore: Samuel Wood & Sons, No. 261 Pearl St. / Samuel S. Wood & Co., No. 212 Market St., [ca. 1818]. Near miniature (8.3 cm, 3.25"). [16] pp.; illus.
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Stick, Stick, Beat Dog”
The old woman and her pig.  [New-York: McLoughlin Bros., 1890?]. Smalll 8vo (19.9 cm, 7.75"). [6] ff. (incl. boards); illus.
$90.00
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Handsomely Printed Black-Letter Edition of the Wycliffe N.T.
Bible.   N.T. English (Middle English). 1848. Wycliffe.  The New Testament in English translated by John Wycliffe. Chiswick: Pr. by Charles Whittingham for William Pickering, 1848. 4to (25 cm, 9.8"). [10], [248] ff.; 1 plt.
$950.00
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“The Transactions ofthe Most Finished & Notorious Cheat
That Ever Disgraced Human Nature” — NOT a Piracy
(Price, Charles).  A new edition. Being a more minute and particular account of that consummate adept in deception, Charles Price, otherwise Patch, many years a stock-broker and lottery-office-keeper in London and Westminster. London: Printed for the editor ... sold by G. Kearsley, 1786. 12mo in 4s (18.1 cm, 7.125"). 48 pp.; 1 folding plt.
$475.00
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Classic Artwork from aCelebrated Illustrator
Pilon, Edmond, ed.; Kay Nielsen, illus.  A l'est du soleil et a l'ouest de la lune. Contes anciens du nord. Paris: H. Piazza (pr. by Jacoub, Aulard, & Cie.), [colophon: 1919]. Folio (30.6 cm, 12.1"). ix, [1], 125, [1] pp.; 24 col. plts.
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A Game with Forfeits, a Dictator, & Mirth
(Illustrated Rhyming Game).  The gaping, wide-mouthed, waddling frog: A new and entertaining game of questions and commands with proper directions for playing the game and crying forfeits: Embellished with thirteen coloured engravings. [London]: Republished by Field & Tuer, 1887. Small 8vo (18.5 cm, 7.25"). [4], iv, [7]-29, [2] pp., [4 (ads)] ff.; [1] plt., col. illus.
$145.00
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With Typical Kendrew Charm & Quality
The house that Jack built; To which is added, some account of Jack Jingle, Showing by what means he acquired his learning and in consequence thereof got rich, and built himself house [sic]. Adorned with cuts. York: Printed by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [ca. 1820]. 64mo (8.5 cm; 3.375"). 24 pp.; illus.
$175.00
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Cookery, & aSTAGGERING Array of Other Stuff
A Society of Gentlemen in New-York [Alsop, Richard].   The universal receipt book, or, complete family directory; being a repository of useful knowledge in the several branches of domestic economy; containing scarce, curious, and valuable receipts, and choice secrets. New York: I. Riley (Pr. by Van Winkle & Wiley), 1814. 12mo (17.3 cm, 6.8"). [2], 284 pp.
$300.00
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Birket Foster:  Green Grass Below, Green Leaves O'erhead
Green Banks on Either Side”
Taylor, Tom; Myles Birket Foster, illus.  Birket Foster's pictures of English landscape. London: Routledge, Warne, & Routledge, 1863. 4to (26.3 cm, 10.4"). [74 (2 adv.)] pp.; 30 plts.
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A Charming & AttractiveBIBLIO HOAX
Repton, J. Adey.  A trewe & feythfull hystorie of the redoubtable Prynce Radapanthus. [London: Re-printed by R. & A. Taylor, 1820]. 24mo (13.5 cm, 5.25"). [2] ff., 41, [1] pp.; 1 illus.
$250.00
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TONGUE FUN!
Peter Piper's practical principles of plain and perfect pronunciation.  London: Grant & Griffith, [ca. 1843-56?]. 12mo (18 cm, 7"). 32, [3 (ads)], [1 (blank)] pp.; color illus.
$675.00
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Abelard & Héloïse forAmerican Spanish-Speakers
Abelard, Peter; Héloïse.  Correspondencia de Abelardo y Eloísa. Filadelfia: No publisher/printer, 1826. 16mo (15 cm, 6"). Frontis., 159, [1] pp.; 1 plt.
$750.00
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Grouse Shooting, Percussion Powder, Pointers
Johnson, Thomas Burgeland; Charles Towne, illus.  The shooter's companion. London: Printed by Johnson for Edwards & Knibb and W. Grapel, 1819. 12mo (19.6 cm, 7.75"). XII, [1], 14–156 pp.; 3 plts.
$325.00
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First on Several Fronts
Rojanovsky, Fedor [Feodor], illus.; Esther Averill & Lila Stanley, eds.  Daniel Boone. Paris: Domino Press, 1931. Folio (36.5 cm, 14.4"). [16] pp.; col. illus.
$325.00
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Introducing the U.S. toSpanish GOLDEN AGE Theater
Calderon de la Barca, Pedro; Lope de Vega; Agustin Moreto; Francisco Sales (comp. & ed.).  Seleccion de obras maestras dramáticas, por Calderon de la Barca, Lope de Vega, y Moreto; con notas, índice y reglas esenciales al uso de los colegios y universidades de estos Estados Unidos. Boston: Munroe y Francis, 1828. 12mo (18.3 cm, 7.125"). [2] ff., 258 pp., [1] f.
$375.00
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Little Orphant Annie's Come to Our House to Stay”
Riley, James Whitcomb; Ethel Franklin Betts, illus.  The Orphant Annie book. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., (copyright 1908). 4to (29.4 cm, 11.6"). [30] pp.; 8 col. plts.
$125.00
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Early History of Brittany
Vertot, René Aubert, abbé de.  Histoire critique de l'établissement des Bretons dans les Gaules; et de leur dépendance des rois de France, & des ducs de Normandie. Paris: Chez Nyon, Didot, & G.F. Quillau, 1730. 12mo (16.5 cm, 6.5"). 2 vols. in 1. [2], 72, 357, [3], ii, 375, [7] pp.
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An Uncommon Novel plus a Response in whichthe Authoress & Her Incan Heroine
Are BOTH Overruled
Grafigny, Françoise de.  Lettres d'une Péruvienne. Amsterdam: Aux dépens du Délaisse, 1770. 12mo (17 cm, 6.74"). xii, 240 pp. [with] Lamarche-Courmont, Ignace Hugary de. Lettres d'Aza, ou d'un Péruvien. Amsterdam: Aux dépens du Délaisse, 1770. 12mo. [2], [v]–viii, 124 pp.
$450.00
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Opposing Satan's Servants witha Lot of Slogging
Fernald, Mark.  Life of Elder Mark Fernald, written by himself. Newburyport: Geo. Moore Payne & D.B. Pike; Philadelphia: Christian General Book Concern (pr. by William H. Huse), 1852. 12mo (19.6 cm, 7.7"). Frontis., 405, [1] pp.
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Classic Lost Dog Story
[Kendall, Edward A.].  Keeper's travels in search of his master. Newburyport: John G. Tilton, 1839. 24mo (13.4 cm, 5.25"). viii, [1], 10-120 pp.; illus.
$35.00
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Predicting an Enlightened Future: Pre-Revolutionary French Science Fiction
Mercier, Louis-Sébastien.  L'an deux mille quatre cent quarante. Rêve s'il fút jamais; suivi de L'homme de fer, songe. Nouvelle édition avec figures. [Amsterdam: Changuion?], 1787. 8vo (19.7 cm, 7.75"). [4], 251, [5], 240, [6], 203, [3] pp.; 3 plts.
$700.00
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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.
$75.00
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Whatever You Do, Junior, Don't Blow Up the House
Grotz, Christopher.  The art of making fireworks, detonating balls, &c. New York: Printed & published by S[olomon] King, 386 Broadway, 1822. 12mo (18 cm, 7"). 26 pp.
$2875.00
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An Illustrated Children's Series BookAn Uncle's Kind Gift Inscription
Forrester, Francis [pseud. of Daniel Wise].  Arthur's temptation: or, The lost goblet. Boston: Brown & Taggard, 1860. 18mo (15.5 cm, 6.125"). Frontis., 64 pp.; illus.
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Reproducing the ProcessOne of Just 50 Copies
Blake, William.  There is no natural religion. [colophon: Boissia, Clairvaux: Published by the Trianon Press for the William Blake Trust, 1971]. 12mo (18.7 cm, 7.375") & 4to (30.8 cm, 12.125"). 12mo: [42] ff.; illus., facsims. 4to: [53] ff.; illus., facsims.
$975.00
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From Cottage to Castle
E.F.  The castles of Montreuil and Barre; or, the histories of the Marquis La Brun and the Baron La Marche, the late inhabitants and proprietors of the two castles. A gothic story. London: Printed & sold by S. Fisher, 1801. 4to (18.8 cm, 7.375"). Engr. frontis., 48 pp.
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Floresta, Pedro de la.  Historia de los muy nobles y valientes cavalleros, Oliveros de Castilla y Artus de Algarve. Y de sus maravillosas y grandes hazañas. Madrid: A costa de Don pedro Joseph Alonso y Padilla, Librero de Camara de S.M., [1735]. Small 8vo (14 cm; 5.5"). [2] ff., 219, [1 (blank)] pp., [1 (blank)] f.
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Stamler, Johannes.  Dyalogus ... de diversarum gencium sectis et mundi religionibus. [colophon: Auguste: Per Erhardum Oglin & Ieorgi Nadler, 1508]. Folio (31 cm, 12.25"). [2], 32, [2] ff.
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Adventures in Africa from theFirst Venetian Printers
Livy, Johannes Andreae, ed.  Leaf extracted from Historiae Romanae decades. [Venice]: Vindelinus de Spira, 1470. Folio (37.8 cm, 14.875"). [1] f.
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Crowquill, Alfred [pseud. of Charles Robert Forrester & Alfred Henry Forrester].  The pictorial grammar. London: Harvey & Darton, [1842]. 8vo (17.3 cm, 6.8"). [4], 75, [1] pp.; illus.
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Women Gone WEST . . . Now ca. 170 Years Ago
Ladies' Society for the Promotion of Education at the West.   First annual report. Boston: Well-Spring Press, A.J. Wright, printer, 1847. 8vo. 38 pp.
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A Different Take on Cromwell vs. the King
[Bancks, John].  The life of Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland, and Ireland: Containing particularly his decent, his first advances to popularity, his wonderful success in the civil wars, Battle of Worcester, &c. &c. Stourbridge: Heming & Tallis, [ca. 1815]. 12mo (19 cm, 7.5"). Frontis., [2], [7]–28 pp.
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Up & DownPocklington Gardens Street
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Thackeray, William Makepeace.  Our street. London: Chapman & Hall, 1848. 8vo (18.7 cm, 7.4"). 54, [2 (adv.)] pp.; 16 plts.
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Goudy, Frederic W.  The story of the Village Type by its designer.... New York: Press of the Woolly Whale, 1933. 8vo (23.4 cm, 9.25"). [6], 13, [15] pp.
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows.  The Odd-fellows' offering, for 1852. Embellished with elegant engravings, and a highly-finished presentation plate. New York: Edward Walker (pr. by E.N. Grossman & Son), 1852 (copyright 1851). 8vo (22.3 cm, 8.75"). 320 pp.; 11 plts.
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True Beauty Lies WithinPresentation Copy
[Murray, Hannah, & Mary Murray].  The American toilet. New York City: Imbert's Lithographic Office, 1827. Square 12mo (13 cm, 5.13"). 20 ff.
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Twain, PYLE, & La Pucelle
Twain, Mark; & Howard Pyle, illus.  Saint Joan of Arc. New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1919. 8vo (24 cm, 9.45"). xiii, [3], 32 pp.; 4 col. plts.
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First American EditionAmerican BindingAmerican Illustrator
Hayley, William.  The triumphs of temper; a poem in six cantos. Newburyport [MA]: Pr. by John Mycall, for Joseph H. Seymour, engraver, in Boston, [1794]. 12mo (17.5 cm; 7.875"). vi, 162 pp., 7 plts.
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A Liberal Panamanian Politician in the Holy Land
Arosemena, Domingo.  Sensaciones en oriente, o, impresiones bíblicas de un granadino en la Tierra Santa. Nueva York: Imprenta de Robert Craighead, 1859. 8vo (19.5 cm, 7.75"). Frontis. port., viii, 373, [1 (blank)] pp.
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The Other Side of Chaucer
Chaucer, Geoffrey.  Chaucer's romaunt of the rose[,] Troilus and Creseide[,] and the minor poems. London: William Pickering [colophon: C. Whittingham, Chiswick], 1846. 12mo (19.3 cm, 7.625"). 3 vols. I: 7, 10–144, [1], 2–230 pp. II: [7], 2–348 pp. III: 7, 2–352 pp.
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Turnèbe Tackles Hephaestion
Hephaestion.  [title in Greek, transliterated as] Hephaistionos Alexandreos encheiridion peri metron kai poiematon. Eis to auto scholia. Parisiis: Apud Adrianum Turnebum typographum regium [colophon: Excudebatur Lutetiae Parisiorum], 1553. 4to (22.7 cm, 9"). [4], 95, [9] pp.
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Chicken Soup for the HUGUENOT Soul?
L'Espine, Jean de.  Excellens discours de I. de l'Espine angevin. Touchant le repos & contentement de l'esprit. La Rochelle: Hierosme Haultain, 1594. 12mo (13.7 cm, 5.38"). 758 pp., [5 (blank)] ff.
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Memorizing MonarchsRoyalty in Rhyme
Brown, Louisa.  Historical questions on the kings of England, in verse. Calculated to fix on the minds of children some of the most striking events of each reign. Boston: Munroe & Francis, No. 4 Cornhill, and David Francis, 90 Newberry Street, [1823?]. 12mo (14.8 cm, 5.8"). 35, [1] p.
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A Thank-You / An Announcement
Family of Juan José Neira.  Broadside, begins: Un año hace que ha dejado de existir el general Neira. Bogotá: [Family of Juan José Neira], 1842. Small 4to (25 x 21 cm; 9.75" x 8" ). [1] p.
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Mid-19th-Century Diary of a Christian American Woman
Soule, E.P.  Manuscript on paper, in English. “Common place-book.” [U.S.: 1855–56]. 16mo (15.1 cm, 5.9"). [76 (59 filled)] pp.
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KJV Bifolium, 1611
Bible.   English. 1611. Authorized (i.e., “King James Version”).   Bifolium extracted from the Old Testament of the first edition of the King James Version of the Bible. London: Imprinted ... by Robert Barker, 1611. Folio (39.8 cm, 15.625"). [2] ff. (i.e., 4 pp.).
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Sunday School Reward VolumeLarge Type for Small Readers
Forrester, Francis.  Aunt Amy; or, How Minnie Brown learned to be a sunbeam. Boston: Geo. C. Rand, 1854. 18mo (15.7 cm; 6.25"). 64 pp.
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FIRST Edition of the Council of Trent's CatechismThe Aldine Press at ROME
Catholic Church.  Catechisms & creeds.  Catechismus, ex decreto Concilii Tridentini, ad parochos, Pii Quinti Pont. Max. iussu editus. Romae: In aedibus populi Romani, apud Paulum Manutium, 1566. Chancery folio in sixes (30.3 cm, 12"). [2] ff., 359, [1] pp., [6] ff.
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Noted Christian Nativist Fans the Flames
Sparry, C.  The illustrated Christian martyrology; being an authentic and genuine historical account of the principal persecutions against the church of Christ, in different parts of the world by pagans and papists. Philadelphia: Leary & Getz, 1854. 8vo (23.5 cm; 9.5"). Color frontis., 254 pp., [16] ff. (of publisher's ads), 23 color plts.
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Illustrated FABLES byOne of Thomas Bewick's Favorite Pupils
Northcote, James; William Harvey, engr.; William Hazlitt.   One hundred fables, original and selected. London: George Lawford (pr. by J. Johnson), 1828. 4to (25.3 cm, 10"). 2 vols. I: Frontis., [6], iii, [1], 272 pp.; illus. II: lx, 248 pp.; illus. [with] Northcote, James; William Harvey, engr.; Edmund Southey Rogers, ed. Fables, original and selected. Second series. London: John Murray (pr. by C. Whittingham), 1833.
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From Ape to Zebra
The young child's A, B, C; or, first book.  New York: Samuel Wood & Sons, No. 261, Pearl-Street; Samuel S. Wood & Co. No. 212, Market Street, Baltimore, [ca. 1820]. Square 8vo (10.5 cm, 4.13"). 16 pp.
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From Soups to Sundries Plus SHAKESPEARE et al.
Congregational Church (Lenox, MA).  Ladies.  Cook book compiled by the ladies of the Congregational Church, Lenox, Mass. Pittsfield, MA: Eagle Publishing Co., 1897. 8vo (20.7 cm, 8.15"). 56 pp.
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19th-Century AmericanBlind-Embossed Binding
Sterne, Laurence.  The works of Laurence Sterne, in one volume: With a life of the author, written by himself. Philadelphia: Grigg & Elliot (stereotyped by J. Howe), 1834. 8vo (22.5 cm, 8.875"). Frontis. port., vi, [1], 8-416 pp.
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Prize CopyHandsome Binding A Victorian Treasury of Song
Thornbury, Walter, ed.  Two centuries of song: Or, lyrics, madrigals, sonnets, and other occasional verses of the English poets of the last two hundred years. London: Sampson, Low, Son, & Marston, 1867. 8vo in 4s (23.7 cm, 9.3"). xii, 307, [1] pp.; 19 plts.
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Signed Binding on aReward Volume from a Teacher
Johnny and Maggie, and other stories.  Boston: Crosby, Nichols, & Co., [1852–60?]. 16mo (15.3 cm; 6"). 48, 14 pp. (publisher's catalogue).
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Cebuano Grammar, 1804
Encina, Francisco.  [drop-title] Arte de la lengua zebuana. [Sampaloc?, Manila?]: No publisher/printer, [1804]. 8vo (19.5 cm, 7.75"). 616, [16 (1 blank)] pp.
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Black Sun Edition of aConnolly 100 Selection
Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de.  Night flight. Paris: Crosby Continential Editions, 1932. Square 16mo (16.2 cm, 6.375") 189, [3] pp.
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Advice on All Sorts of Things
Andrelini, Publio Fausto.  P. Fausti Andrelini foroliuiensis Hecatodistichon. [Paris]: V[a]enundatur a M. Nicolao De Barra, [1519]. 4to (19.7 cm, 7.75"). [30] pp. (final blank lacking).
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Catherine, the RUINER
Estienne, Henri; Théodore de Bèze; Jean de Serres, attributed authors.  Discours merveilleux de la vie[,] actions & deportemens de Catherine de Medicis Royne mere; declarant tous les moyens qu'elle a tenus pour usurper le gouvernement du royaume de France & ruiner l'estat d'iceluy. No place: Selon la copie imprimée à Paris, 1649. 8vo (14.3 cm, 5.625"). 201, [1] pp.
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La Mort Ny Mord
Holbein, Hans; Anatole de Montaiglon, ed.  L’alfabeto della morte di Hans Holbein. Parigi: Edwin Tross (pr. by Firmin Didot), 1856. 8vo (23 cm, 9.1"). [36] pp.; illus.
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Illustrations by LEECHA Copy in Its Wrappers
Smith, Albert.  Comic tales and sketches. London: Richard Bentley, 1852. 16mo (17.1 cm; 6.75"). [4], 156 pp., illus.
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Exposure of American CorruptionSigned Decorated Binding
Phillips, David Graham.  The plum tree. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1905). 8vo (19.5 cm, 7.625"). 389, [3] pp.; illus.
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FRENCH Neo-Latin Poetry in aFine Binding
Salmon Macrin, Jean.  Salmonij Macrini Iuliodunensis cubicularij regij epitome vitae Domini nostri Jesu Christi, ad Margaritam Valesiam, Henrici Francorum regis sororem unicam. Varia item poematia & de sacra regis unctione, & de eiusdem triumphali in urbem Lutetiam introitu. Parisiis: Ex typographia Matthaei Dauîdis, 1549. 8vo (16.7 cm, 6.625"). 63, [1] pp.
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On the Estiennes & Their PeersBound by Bernard Middleton
Greswell, William Parr.  A view of the early Parisian Greek press; including the lives of the Stephani; notices of other contemporary Greek printers of Paris; and various particulars of the literary and ecclesiastical history of their times. Oxford: Pr. by S. Collingwood for D.A. Talboys, 1833. 8vo (23 cm, 9.1"). 2 vols. I: xix, [1], 412 pp. II: vii, [1], 413, [1] pp.
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Anti-Papal MockeryLatin Verse & ProseSigned French Binding
[Curione, Celio Secondo].  Pasquillorum tomi duo. Quorum primo versibus ac rhythmis, altero soluta oratione conscripta quamplurima continentur... Eleutheropoli: [Johann Oporinus], 1543. 8vo (13.9 cm, 5.5"). [16], 537 (i.e., 637), [1] pp.
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Aldine-Published Poem onHUNTING
Conti, Natale.  Natalis Comitum Veneti De venatione, libri IIII. Hieronymi Ruscellii scholiis brevissimis illustrati. Venetiis: [colophon:] Apud Aldi filios, 1551. 8vo (15.5 cm, 6"). 44, [4] ff.
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Singular Proceedings of theSand-Wasp
Howitt, William, & Myles Birket Foster.  The year-book of the country; or, The field, the forest, and the fireside. London: Henry Colburn, 1850. 8vo (20.7 cm; 8.125"). viii, 445, [2], 16 pp (publisher’s catalogue).
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By the MENTOR, about the MENTEESigned Binding by Hayday
Evelyn, John.  The life of Mrs. Godolphin. London: William Pickering, 1848. 16mo (17.5 cm, 6.875"). xviii, 291 pp.
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Preparing Augsburg forWar against the Turks
Busteter, Hans.  Ernstlicher Bericht, wie sich ain Frum[m]e Oberkayt Vor, In, und Nach den gefärlichsten Kriegssnöten mit klugem vortayl zu ungezweyfletem Sig loblichen üben un[d] halten sol an ain Fürnämen, Ersamen und Wysen Burgermayster und Radt des Heyligen Rychs Stat Augspurg. [colophon: Augspurg: Hainrichen Stayner], 1532. 4to (19.5 cm; 7.75"). [4], 26 ff.
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Funny *&* EducationalIllustrated Roman Shenanigans
Abbott à Beckett, Gilbert.  The comic history of Rome. [London]: Bradbury, Evans, & Co., [ca. 1852]. 8vo (22 cm, 8.7"). xii, 308 pp.; 10 col. plts., illus.
$325.00
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A Meistersinger on theState of the World, 1520
With aGreat Woodcut by Urs Graf
Hass [or Has], Kunz.  Das ist yetz der gemain vnd new gebrauch. in welchem das volck der welt zu dissen gezeiten gantz seer beladen ist. [Augsburg: Johann Schönsperger, 1520 (?)]. Small 4to (18 cm; 7"). [8] ff. (last blank).
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The Joys of:
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Bacheller, Irving.  Keeping up with Lizzie. New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1911. 12mo (18 cm; 7"). [10], 157, [1] pp.; 12 plts.
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TRI-LINGUAL Protestant New Testament with aHandsome Engraved Title-page
Bible.  N.T. Polyglot. 1684.  Le Nouveau Testament, c'est a dire La nouvelle alliance de Nostre Seigneur Iesus Christ. The New Testament. of our Lord and Saviour Iesus Christ. Het Nieuwe Testament, ofte alle boeken des nieuwen verbonts onses Heeren Iesu Christi volgens het besluyt der Sinode van Dordrecht inde iare 1618 en 1619. Amsterdam: By de weduwe van Steven Swart, Jacobus vander Deyster, en Aert Dircksz, 1684. 12mo (16.5 cm; 6.5"). [2] ff., 601, [1 (blank) pp.
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An Example of Determination!One Man's Take on Boston
Dearborn, Nathaniel.  Boston notions; being an authentic and concise account of “that village,” from 1630 to 1847. Boston: Printed by N. Dearborn ... sold by W.D. Ticknor & Co., 1848. 16mo (15.9 cm; 6.25"). xx, [3], 8–426 pp., [35] plts., [6] maps.
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The First Kelmscott ROSSETTI
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel.  Ballads and narrative poems. [colophon: Hammersmith: Printed by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press; published by Ellis & Elvey, 1893]. 4to (20.9 cm, 8.5"). [4], 227, [1] pp.
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EVERYTHING You Need to Know about the Nobility, &Other Tuscan Matters
[Italian Almanac].  Almanacco Toscano 1846. Firenze: Stamperia Granducale, [1846]. 12mo (14.6 cm, 5.75"). Engr. t.-p., 689, [1] pp.; 6 plts.
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    Narrow Escape!Dangerous Publication
     Surreptitiously Printed & a Pseudonym Used
Hotman, François.  De furoribus Gallicis, horrenda & indigna Amirallij Castillionei, nobilium atq[ue]; illustrium virorum caede, scelerata ac inaudita piorum strage passim edita per complures Galliae ciuitates, sine vllo discrimine generis, sexus, aetatis & conditionis hominum: vera & simplex narratio. Edimburgi [i.e., London: Printed by Henry Bynneman], 1573. 8vo (15.7 cm; 6.125"). CCXII [i.e., 212] pp.
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A Most Enjoyable Bibliographic Treasure —A VeryMiniature” Miniature Leporello
Lenepveu, Jules-Eugène, & Jean-Jacques Scherrer.  La vie de Jeanne d'Arc. No place: No publisher/printer, [1899–1900s?]. Miniature (3 x 2 cm; 1.125" x .75"). [9] pp., illus.
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A “Gift Copy”Textured Olive Green Calf byBayntun-Riviere
Arnold, Matthew.  The poems of Matthew Arnold, 1840–1867. London: Oxford University Press, Humphrey Milford, 1937. 12mo (18.4 cm; 7.25"). xxvii, 460 pp.
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Virginia Love Story / Margaret Armstrong Binding
Page, Thomas Nelson.  The old gentleman of the Black Stock. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. 8vo (18.7 cm, 7.3"). viii, [4], 169, [1] pp.; 8 col. plts.
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Taking the Fad TOO Far?
Harsha, D.A.  The Heavenly token a gift book for Christians. New York: H. Dayton; Indianapolis: Asher & Co., 1859. 12mo (18.6 cm; 7.625"). Engr. frontis., 491 pp.
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Moral Observations & Instructions” in aPretty Little Package
Sacred gift of devout & useful sayings. Boston: G. W. Cottrell, copyright 1851. Miniature (8 cm; 3.125"). 96 pp.
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SPECIAL EFFECTS!  A BALLOON ASCENSION!!
Playbill.  18 December 1783, Drury-Lane. The Gamester (Edward Moore) [Sixth time; ending with a new comic ballet by Mr. and Miss Hamoir] with Who's the Dupe? (Hannah Cowley). London: 1783.
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GORGEOUSLY Printed Poetry & Portrait on VELLUM fromthe MOSHER PRESS
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel.  The blessed damozel. [colophon: Portland, Maine: Thomas B. Mosher, 1901]. 4to (14.7 cm; 5.75"). [2], frontis., xiii, [1], 32, [2] pp.
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