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Signed First EditionPASSIONS
Singer, Isaac Bashevis.  Passions. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1975. 8vo (21.5 cm, 8.4"). [8], 312 pp.
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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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I'd Go Cross the Tisza” & Other SongsJANUS PRESS
Snodgrass, W.D.  Traditional Hungarian songs. Newark, VT: Pr. for Charles Seluzicki by the Janus Press, 1978. 8vo (29.6 cm, 11.7"). [24] pp.; col. illus.
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So INTERESTING, What HeChose Here!
Strodtmann, Adolf (trans.).  Amerikanische Anthologie.  Erster Theil: Dichtungen. Zweiter Theil: Novellen. Leipzig: Bibliogaphisches Institut, [1875]. 12mo. 2 vols. in 1. I: 236 pp. II: 297 pp.
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Wharton as Translator
Sudermann, Hermann; Edith Wharton, trans. The joy of living (Es Lebe das Leben) a play in five acts. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1902. 8vo (19 cm, 7.7"). vii, [1], 185, [1 (blank)] pp.

The NorthernmostMAYAN DialectTwo “Firsts”
Tapia Zenteno, Carlos de.  Noticia de la lengua huasteca ... con cathecismo, y doctrina christiana para su instruccion ... enchiridion sacramental para su administracion, con todo lo que parece necessario hablar en ella los neoministros y copioso diccionario para facilitar su inteligencia. Mexico: En la Imprenta de la Bibliotheca Mexicana, 1767. 4to (20 cm, 7.785"). [5] ff., 128 pp.
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Jerusalem Delivered & Illustrated
Tasso, Torquato.  Godfrey of Bulloigne, or, Jerusalem delivered ... translated by Edward Fairfax. London & New York: George Routledge & Co., 1858. 8vo (16.5 cm, 6.5"). Frontis., xlviii, 445, [1] pp.; 7 plts.
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Jerusalem Delivered; the Elizabethan English Translation
Tasso, Torquato.  Godfrey of Boulogne: or The recoverie of Ierusalem. London: John Bill, 1624. Folio (27.9 cm, 11"). Frontis., [24], [390 of 392] pp. (81/82 excised and replaced in facsimile).
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Anglican Moral Theology from“the Shakespeare of Divines”
Taylor, Jeremy.  Ductor dubitantium, or the rule of conscience in all her generall measures; serving as a great instrument for the determination of cases of conscience. London: Pr. by James Flesher for Richard Royston, 1660. Folio (32 cm, 12.6"). 2 vols. I: Add. engr. t.-p., [6], xl, 559, [1] pp.; 1 plt. II: [2], 558, [2] pp.
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FIRST English Translation, NEW Etchings
Theocritus.  Sixe Idyllia chosen out of the Sicilian poet Theocritus and translated into English verse. New York: Clover Hill Editions / Chilmark Press, 1971. Folio (33.8 cm, 13.3"). xv, [3], 54, [2] pp.; 8 plts.
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Exact Portraitures of theVery Peculiarities of Temper That Are
Every Day Passing under Our Own Observation

American Edition, Uncredited
Theophrastus.  The characters of Theophrastus; illustrated by physionomical sketches. Boston: Frederic S. Hill (stereotyped by Jenkins & Greenough), 1831. 12mo (16.9 cm, 6.7"). xiv, 64 pp.; 31 plts.
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Saxon Heptateuch *&* MORE
Thwaites, Edward, ed.  Heptateuchus, liber Job, et evangelium Nicodemi; Anglo-Saxonice. Historiae Judith fragmentum; Dano-Saxonice. Oxoniae: E Theatro Sheldoniano ... typis Junianis, 1698. 8vo (22.6 cm, 8.9"). Frontis., [8], 168, 32 pp.
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REPULSED by Shakespeare!
Tolstoy, Leo; George Bernard Shaw; & Ernest H. Crosby.   Tolstoy on Shakespeare. Christchurch, Hants: The Free Age Press; London: Everett & Co., [1907?]. 8vo (18.2 cm, 7.1"). Frontis., 120, viii (adv.) pp.
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Turgenev in Love
Turgenev, Ivan; Alec Waugh, intro.; Lajos Szalay, illus.   The torrents of spring. Westport, CT: The Limited Editions Club, 1976. Tall 8vo (24.8 cm, 9.75"). xiii, [3], 186, [4] pp.; 8 col. plts., illus.
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When Undergrads Could Understand & Translate Demotic
When It Could Seem Sensible to Them to Produce a WHOLE BOOK by Lithography
  . . . *&* with CHROMOLITHOGRAPHY Plentifully Present . . .
University of Pennsylvania.   Philomathean Society (Henry Morton, Charles R. Hale, Samuel Huntington Jones).   Report of the committee appointed by the Philomathean Society of the University of Pennsylvania to translate the inscription on the Rosetta Stone. [Philadelphia: The Philomathean Society], copyright 1859. Small 4to (23 cm; 9"). 152 pp., [4] ff., 6 plates. [also bound in] Catalogue of members of the Philomathean Society ... Philadelphia: Ringwalt & Co, 1859. Small 4to. 24 pp.; and tipped-in lithographed copyright notice.
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From the Early Days of theDutch Sea-Borne EmpireJapan & Siam & MORE
Varenius, Bernhardus.  Descriptio regni Iaponiae. Cum quibusdam affinis materiae, ex variis auctoribus collecta et in ordinem redacta. Amstelodami [Amsterdam]: Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1649. 12mo (11 cm; 4.25"). 2 vols. in 1. I: [24] ff., 267 [i.e., 287], [1 (blank)] pp. II: [4] ff., 120 [i.e., 320] pp.; fold. table.
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NAHUATL/AZTEC with an Overlay as Spoken in PUEBLA
NOT Mexico City
Vázquez Gastelú, Antonio.  Arte de lengua mexicana ... corregido ... por el Br. D. Antonio de Olmedo y Torre. Puebla: por Diego Fernãdez Leon y por su original en la Impr. de Francisco Xavier de Morales y Salazar, 1726. Small 4to (19 cm, 7.5"). [2], 54 [i.e., 53] ff.
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The French Virgil”Does Virgil
Vergilius Maro, Publius.  Les Géorgiques de Virgile, traduction nouvelle en vers françois, enrichies de notes & de figures. Paris: Chez Bleuet, 1770. 8vo (21 cm, 8.25"). [2], 366 pp.; 5 plts.
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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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First Edition ofVetancurt's Important Nahuatl Grammar
Vetancurt, Agustín de.   Arte de lengua mexicana. Mexico: Francisco Rodriguez Lupercio, 1673. Small 4to (19.5 cm, 7.75"). [6], 49 [i.e. 50], [8] ff.
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Special Emphasis on Indigenous Practices & a Confessionary in Nahuatl
Puebla Imprint, Puebla Provenance
Villavicencio, Diego Jaimes Ricardo.  Luz y methodo de confesar idolatras, y destierro de idolatrias, debajo del tratado siguiente. Tratado de avisos, y puntos importantes, de la abominable seta de la idolatria. Puebla de los Angeles: Imprenta de Diego Fernandez de Leon, 1692. 4to (21 cm; 8.25"). [14] ff., 36 pp., pp. 40–131, 133–36; 51, [1 (blank)] pp., [1] f.
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Italian Travels Englished, 1825
Villemarest, Charles Maxime Catherinet de. The hermit in Italy, or observations on the manners and customs of Italy .... London: Geo. B. Whittaker, 1825. 12mo (19.9 cm, 7.9"). 3 vols. I: vii, [1], 267, [1 (blank)] pp. II: [4], 281, [1 (blank)] pp. III: [4], 295, [1 (blank)] pp.
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The Most Villainous of Poets”
Villon, François.  The lyrical poems of François Villon. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1979. 8vo (28.4 cm,11.1"). 145, [3] pp.
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A CENTRAL Chapter fromThe Aeneid
Virgilius Maro, Publius.  Aeneas in the world of the dead.  [New York]: Kelly/Winterton Press, 1990. Folio (27.5 cm, 10.8"). 17, [3] pp.
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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.
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Voltaire's FerociousDictionary,” in English
Voltaire, François-Marie Arouet.  The philosophical dictionary for the pocket. Written in French by a society of men of letters, and translated into English from the last Geneva edition, corrected by the authors. With notes, containing a refutation of such passages as are any way exceptionable in regard to religion. London: S. Bladon, 1765. 8vo (20.8 cm, 8.2"). [4], 335, [1] pp.
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I Believe She Was Not Only a Good Woman, but Good in an Eminent Degree”
Wesley, John.  An extract of the life of Madam Guion. London: Printed by R. Hawes, And sold at the Foundry ... & at the Rev. Mr. Wesley's Preaching-Houses, 1776. 12mo ( ). 230 pp.
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Lappish Devotionals Rare, by Our Tracing
Wexels, Wilhelm Andreas.  Rokkus-ja oappo-girje. Samas jårggaluvvum. Kristianiast: Kr. Gröndahl lut prenttijuvvum, 1840. [1] f., 209, [1 blank] pp.
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Avant GardeArtists & Writers, 1951
Williams, William Carlos.  [cover title] The Living theatre. Stein, Picasso, Eliot. [New York]: No publisher/printer, [1951]. 8vo (23.5 cm; 9"). 16 pp., plus wrappers.
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Peruvian ConquestIllustrated
Zárate, Agustín de. Histoire de la decouverte et de laconquete du Perou. Traduite de l'Espagnol...par S.D.C. Paris: La compagnie des libraires, 1716. 8vo (17 cm, 6.75"). 2 vols. I: Frontis., [40], 360 pp.; 13 (2 fold.) plts., 1 fold. map. II: [8], 479, [1 (blank)] pp.

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A Polyglot Dictionary ofAmerican Indian Languages
Zeisberger, David.  Zeisberger's Indian dictionary: English, German, Iroquois — The Onondaga, and Algonquin — The Delaware. Cambridge: John Wilson & Son, 1887. 4to (27.5 cm; 11"). v, [1 (blank), 236 pp.
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Decorative Designers Binding Norwegian Children's LiteratureEnglished”
Zwilgmeyer, Dikken, & Emilie Poulsson, translator.  Four cousins. Boston: Lothrop, Lee, & Shepard Co., ©1923. Sm. 8vo (19.9 cm, 7.75"). Frontis., 286 pp. (pp. 129–44 lacking, pp. 145–60 duplicated); 6 col. plts.
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