Various, 1828-1863. 5 Disbound pamphlets: "Reply to Remarks of Rev. Moses Stuart, Late of Andover Theological Seminary, on Hon. John Jay, and an Examination of his Scriptural Exegesis, Contained in his Recent Pamphlet Entitled, "Conscience and the Constitution:" by William Jay; New York: J. A. Gray, 1850; String-bound pamphlet; 22 pages; G; creasing down center of pages, small tear on front cover along spine, toning along edges of covers "Essay by Rev. Abijah P. Marvin, of Winchendon. The Christian Element Essential to the Truest Patriotism; or, the Preservation of our Free Institutions Impossible Without the Gospel"; Abijah P. Marvin; Worcester: 15p; Disbound pamphlet; 15 pages; Fair; front and rear covers separated from rest of pages, foxing to pages, writing in pencil on front cover, tearing along spine from disbinding "Testimonies to the Religious Defect of the Constitution of the United States"; D. M'Allister; 1863; String-Bound pamphlet; 22 pages; G; toning to pages, bending to corners, top corner of rear cover missing "A Discourse on Christian Politics, Delivered in Williams Hall, Boston, on Whitsunday, June 4, 1854" James Freeman Clarke; Boston: Crosby, Nichols, & Co. 1854; String-Bound pamphlet; 28 pages; Fair; Front and rear covers missing, blue material from covers left on title page and page 28, age toning, damp staining along head edge, light age toning "The Demurrer: or, Proofs of Error in the Decision of the Supreme Court of the State of New-York, Requiring Faith in Particular Religious Doctrines as a Legal Qualification of Witnesses; Then Establishing by Law a Religious Test and a Religious Creed" Thomas Herttell; New York: E. Conrad, 1828; Disbound pamphlet; 136 pages; G-; part of spine from previous binding still remaining, age toning and foxing to pages, black stain on half title and title pages; bending and tearing along edges RW; Shelved Room A.
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London: J. Dodsley, 1773. Third Edition. Octavo, 268 pages, 259 pages; vol. 5 ONLY; G; ex-library; contemporary full calf binding; spine paneled, with dark red and black labels with gilt lettering and design; marked shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped and boards exposed; both joints split; crown and tail of spine missing; both hinges starting; binding shaken; Howard University bookplate at front pastedown; pages clean; shelved above Case 1.
London, Belfast and New York: Marcus Ward & Co., n. d. 32mo; G/no-DJ; dark tan with black text; black wrap to front cover; a daily text book of comfort and rest; cloth shows heavily sunned exterior; noticeable rubbing to edges; gilt decorations to front; rear is lavender; text block has all edges gilt; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; illustrated endpapers; profusely illustrated; light foxing to endpapers; previous owner's name to verso of ffep Shelved in Netdesk office, 15's Ephemera Box 2.
London: Deputies of Christopher Barker [i.e. Jan Fredericksz Stam], 1599 [i.e. 1633]. Thick Octavo; G; bound in 3/4 black leather, brown cloth boards; rebacked with spine preserved; paneled spine with gilt lettering; text block with red specks; , 190, 1-8, 11-16, 18-127, , 3-121, ; A-Z4, &6, 2A7, 2B3-8, 2C2-8, 2D-2P8, 2Q7, 3A-3Q8, 3R4; some pages have scrap paper used to repair pages or reinforce binding; some pages have both open and closed tears, intermittent ink marginalia; mild tide-marks and wear throughout; two separate title pages for each part, plus engraved title page; engraved title page has been repaired; with the 'Breeches' translation in Genesis; shelved case 4.
Coloniae Agrippinae [Cologne]: Sumpt. Balthasaris ab Egmond et Sociorum, 1682. Small octavo, , 864 pages; G; Bound in full red leather with gilt tooling and titling; marbled endpapers; bumping and rubbing at edges and corners of binding and to raised bands of spine; several scratches to front board.. Text block edges gilt; two silk bookmarks sewn in. This copy was bound by a previous owner to be as compact as possible: only the engraved title page remains of the front and back matter, and the edges have been closely trimmed so that no marginal cross references or other text remain. Even the headings have been largely trimmed away. Ownership inscription in an old hand on title page. Text block somewhat age-toned. JR Consignment; shelved Case 4.
Nürnberg: Johann Andreä Endterischen Handlung, 1788. Elephant folio, , 1181,  pages; Fair; bound in period blind-tooled vellum covered boards, hardened leather spine with metal rivets, metal corners to boards; moderate wear and rubbing to binding, peeling to edges, small glue repair to spine; most of the straps gone, remnants of claps present; first frontispiece and title page detached, damaged with parts entirely missing; foxing and age-toning throughout; With 20 full-page plates: 2 frontispieces, 12 portraits, and 6 biblical scenes; Title page in red and black lettering; illustrated with approximately 200 4 x 7" in-text partial-page woodcuts; shelved case 4.
Firenze: Collegio de S. Bonaventura, 1924-1939. Octavo; 4 volumes; Fair; Paperback; Spine, grey with black print; Covers have tears to spine caps and hinges, some chipping on oversized covers, peripheral toning, some smudging & shelfwear, soiling to v. 12; Text blocks have uncut pages, intermittent spine breaks, age-toning to paper; Text in Italian; CONTENTS: Tomo I, Parte II. Etiopia Francescana nei Documenti dei Secoli XVII e XVIII. Tomo I, Parte II, 1643-1681 / Teodosio Somigli de S. Detole (1928), paged 201-493, folded map — Tomo V. Atti del Rev.mo Padre Lorenzo Cozza, Custode de Terra Santa. Tomo II, Parte II, 1709-1715 / Eutimio Castellani (1924), 498 pages — Tomo Duodecimo. Croniche o Annali di Terra Santa. Tomo II / Francesco da Serino [author], Teodoro Cavallon [editor] (1939), 347 pages — Collectanea Terrae Sanctae /Leonardi Lemmens [author], Hieronymi Golubovich [editor] (1933), 334 pages. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X, atop one of the bookcases.
Oxford: John Baskett / T. Wood and S. Palmer, 1719/1723. Thick Small Quarto, unpaginated; VG; bound in contemporary brown leather, paneled spine with no lettering; boards diced; moderate rubbing and wear to binding; some margins cute close but without loss to text; 6 lines of ink writing to verso of ffep; mild age-toning to pages; The Book of Common Prayer: Printed by John Baskett in 1719, The Holy Bible: Printed by John Baskett in 1723, The Whole Book of Psalms: Printed by T. Wood and S. Palmer in 1723; EH consignment; Case 4.
New York: W.M. Dunne, 1904? Quarto; G; Hardcover; Spine, purple with gold print; Boards in purple cloth cloth with gold print, armorial cover decoration, tattered spine caps and corners, wear to hinges and edges, toning to spine, stains on front, light scratching and shelfwear; Text block has gilt top edge, deckle edges, clean and tight; “Here ends the authorised American edition of the Prayer-book of King Edward VII. The designs and the type throughout are those of the English edition, published by royal warrant, and are the work of C.R. Ashbee, of the Essex house press ... the printing was done at the Plimpton press, Norwood, Massachusetts ... The bindings are from designs drawn and executed at the bindery of M. Walter Dunne ... “— colophon; 386 pages (black and red print), frontispiece (port. of Edward VII), illustrated (b&w). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Dublin: Printed by George Grierson, 1794. 32mo; Fair+; Hardcover; Spine, brown with faded print, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, in clear plastic sleeve, worn spine caps and corners, portion of leather torn away at front hinge, spine is heavily creased, boards are scuffed and scratched; Text block has gilt edges (faded), marbled endpapers, spine break at center of volume, foxing to rear endpapers and very occasional foxing within; Unpaged.
London: by Robert Barker, printer to the Kings most Excellent Maiestie, 1615. Large octavo; , , , 151,  pages; VG-; Bound by Jon Robbins in full diced black leather; previous spine labels preserved; very minor shelf wear to lower edges of boards; a few scratches to boards; spine lightly tanned. The Booke of Common Prayer, The Psalter or Psalmes of David each with individial title pages, imprints, and pagination. Title within ornamental border; title vignette. All edges gilt. At foot of titlepage, xylographic: Cum priuilegio. In two parts: The booke of common prayer (last leaf: Q⁶); Signatures: a¹² B⁸ A⁸ ²B¹⁰ C-N⁸ O¹⁰ P⁸ Q⁶; ²A-²K⁸. Titlepage, sigs. a12v and sigs. B1-B8 printed in red and black. One column, black letter.; [Bound with] The vvhole book of Psalmes: collected into English meeter, by Thomas Sternhold, Iohn Hopkins, and others. Conferred with the Hebrew: with apt notes to sing them withall. London : printed for the Companie of Stationers, 1615.; Front endpaper with 17th cent. ink notes (birth records?) in Latin with archival backing. Two other front endpapers with early ink notes. Booke of Common Prayer with ink name to title page. Minor soiling throughout. Archival repair to A4-6 (Morning Prayer). marginal staining; fore-edges gnawed; Booke of Psalmes lacking Q1-3.; JR Consignment. Case 4 Oversized item(s). Will require additional postage for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller for additional information.
London: Frederick Westley and A.H. Davis, 1831. Octavo; Fair+ ; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, brown with faded gold print; Boards half bound with brown leather to spine and corners, marbled paper to boards, wear to corners, hinges, edges, and spine caps, tears to paper along bottom and front fore edges, shelfworn leather and paper, mildly cocked spine; Text block has red-speckled edges, bookplates and labels on front endpapers, spotting/small stains to endpapers, slight foxing/smudging to a few pages, slight puckering to paper, name in ink on title page; viii, 372 pages.
London: printed for G. Bedel, and T. Collins, and are to be sold at their shop at the Middle-Temple-gate in Fleetstreet, 1654. Quarto, , 347, ; , 160, 181-355 [i.e. 255],  pages; VG-; Bound by Jon Robbins in modern period-style diced calf; spine lightly tanned. Text block with gilt edges. Case 7; JR Consignment.
Manchester: Joseph Harrop, 1765-1767. Folio, unpaginated; VG; bound in full brown calf, paneled spine with gilt lettering; mild rubbing and wear to boards; lacking Apocrypha; The New Testament has separate title-page dated 1765, and a separate sequences of part numbers.; 'To God the Father,' last page in volume, with archival backing; Published in parts, with engravings; 18th century family genealogy written on verso of frontispiece; some tide-marks; shelved front case.
Brooklyn: Mesorah Publications, 2005. Quarto; VG; Hardcover; Spine, purple with gold print; Boards quarter bound with purple cloth to spine and gold cloth to boards, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; "Presented at the Siyum/Completion Dinner, March 15, 2005, New York Hilton"; 351 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (color). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Edinburgh: Peter Bell, 1995. Limited edition. Octavo; Reprint of edition published by Horace Cox, London, 1865; Limited edition, 100 copies; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth, light wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; viii, 866 pages.
Patavii [Padua]: Ex Typographia Seminarii. Apud Joannem Manfre. 1749. 14th edition. Octavo; , 596, , 103,  pages; VG-; Bound in early vellum with partial title written on spine. Expected discoloration and warping to vellum, with rubbing and wear to edges and corners, tears at head and tail of spine, open tear to vellum on front board near spine. Crease to lower corner of rear board. Slip of paper with handwritten notes pasted to lower edge of front pastedown. With half title. [Bound with]: De Jubilaeo, praesertim anni sancti, ac de indulgentiis universim enchiridion. Auctore P. Dominico Viva Societatis Jesu. Patavii [Padua]: Ex Typographia Seminarii. Apud Joannem Manfre. 1749. Library stamp reading "Shadowbrook Lenox, Mass." on front pastedown; another stamp from Weston College in Weston, Massachusetts on title page, p. 178, and on final page. A slip of paper identifying the volume affixed to the lower margin of the front pastedown. Text block lightly age-toned and somewhat foxed. An ex-library copy with usual markings, including library stamps to front pastedown, title page, and several other pages. Small open tears to lower corner of pp. 91-end, and to upper fore edge of p. 103. JR Consignment. Case 7ds.
New York: American Bible Society, 2005. Octavo; VG; black spine with gilt text; black leatherette binding; exterior clean; text block clean; pp 899; maps at rear; ribbon marker; King James Version in marginal English text; text in Gullah (Sea Island Creole) NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to 7's Ephemera section.
Lancaster: Johann Bar, 1852. 18mo; G-/no-DJ; Light brown spine without text; Leather bound panels with metal clasp at fore edge but matching strap closure is missing, exterior has moderately rubbed & scratched surfaces and rubbing wear along edges most wear is on spine which also has some peeling of outer layer and crumbly texture on spine & 1.5 inch tear toward spine head edge, but otherwise no defects; Text block has slight writing on pastedowns & end papers, also darkening on exterior edges with foxing lightly throughout pages, cracking at front hinge betweeb ebd papers at binding however interior text pages are intact; pp 214. German text.
Canton: Peter Kaufmann und Co., 1839. 18mo; G-/no-DJ; Light brown spine without text; Leather bound panels with metal clasp at fore edge but matching strap closure is missing, exterior has moderately rubbed & scratched surfaces and rubbing wear along edges most wear is on spine which also has some fine, vertical crease lines, but otherwise no defects; Text block has slight writing on pastedowns & end papers, also darkening on exterior edges with foxing on first & last few pages, interior text pages are moderately foxed throughout with small tear at front hinge near head edge and otherwise pages are intact; pp 320. German text.
Concord: Roby, Kimball, and Merrill, 1839. 32mo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown leather, wear to corners and spine caps, tear along front hinge, scuffing, surfaces tears at top of front, slight staining; Text block has tanning and pencil doodles to endpapers, name in ink on second leaf of front endpapers, slight amount of foxing throughout, else clean and tight; Old and New Testaments each have separate engraved title page and frontispiece; viii, 587, 190 pages.
London: printed by R. Roberts, for Ri. Chiswell, at the Rose and Crown in St. Paul’s Church-Yard, 1699. Folio, , xxiv, 207, 216-396 pages; VG-; Bound in full cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Small library stamp to several pages, including title page; damp staining to lower margin visible through p. 16; most pages only minimally foxed; scattered individual leaves more heavily foxed. Lacking half-title. Text and register continuous despite pagination. JR Consignment. shelved Room A Oversized item(s). Will require additional postage for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller for additional information.
Jerusalem: The Hebrew University, 1990. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, blue with white print; Cover has light edgewear, creasing to hinges, else clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; “Corrigenda” tipped in inside rear cover; At head of title “The Institute of Asian and African Studies, The Max Schloessinger Memorial Foundation”; ISSN 0334-4118; Text chiefly in English with 1 paper in French and 1 paper in German; 329 pages.
Washington: Commissariat of the Holy Land, 1934. Fifth edition. 12mo; 5th edition; G; Paperback; Spine, tan without print; Cover has short tear to front top spine edge, blemishes to bottom half of front; Text block clean and tight, slight age-toning to paper; 159 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w). NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 14, in Netdesk office.
Nashville: Regency Publishing House, 1975. Large Thick, Octavo; VG; blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; King James Version; cloth shows only mild wear to exterior; gilt lettering and gilt illustration to front; strong boards; text block has all edges gilt; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Philadelphia: A.J. Holman Company, 1940. Masonic edition, Holman edition. Octavo; Masonic edition; Holman edition; VG; Hardcover; Spine on box, green without print; Volume in green cardboard box, wear and tear to edges, some repaired with tape, shelfwear; Boards in blue leather with gold masonic insignia on front, clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, signatures of lodge members throughout initial pages, else clean and tight; 54 pages, 19 leaves off plates, 827, 255, 14 pages, illustrated (b&w, some color).
Dublin: James Duffy, Sons, and Co., 1865. Quarto; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, brown leather with gold print; Boards in brown leather, mitred brass edges with brass hinged fasteners on fore edges, spine caps worn away, spine leather is cracked, chipping, darkened, with surface tears, hinges have deteriorated so that front and rear boards are detached, leather on boards has worn corners, mild scuffing/rubbing; Text block has gilt edges, tanning, chipping edges, and some foxing to endpapers, portion of frontispiece torn out at spine edge, binding tight, slight age-toning to paper; Date taken from “Approbation” at front; 8 page “Family Register” at front; 764, 223 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w intertext illustrations with color and b&w plates). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
London: published by R. Bowyer, Historic Gallery, Pall Mall, & J. Fittler, No. 62, Upper Charlotte Street, 1795. Quartos, 3 volumes; VG; bound in contemporary full straight-grain red morocco, spines with gilt ruling and titling; gilt dentelles; all edges gilt; some mild rubbing and wear, primarily to hinges and spines; Henry Bowen's bookplate to front pastedowns; Illustrated with Sixty-Two Copper-Engraved Plates from the Old Masters The title pages are engraved. Additional title page without imprint. The New Testament has separate title page without imprint. shelved case 4.
London: Robert Barker; assignes of Clement Cotton; W. S[tansby]. for the Company of Stationers, 1634; 1632. Octavo, , 904, , , 90,  pages; VG; Bound in contemporary gilt diced calf, later rebacking; Early name to engraved title page; Bible is ‘apron’ text; Last two leaves with some archival repair, last leaf with loss to text; Some intermittent close trimming to top edge of text block, minor loss to text; Mild but consistent soiling. Title page of Psalmes missing upper fore corner, no loss to text. Paginations and registers restart with new title pages.; The Holy Bible, London : printed by Robert Barker, printer to the Kings most excellent Majestie, and by the assignes of Iohn Bill, 1634. [Bound with] A Concordance to the Bible, London : Printed by the assignes of Clement Cotton, 1632. [Bound with] The Whole Booke of Psalmes, London : printed by W. S[tansby]. for the Company of Stationers, 1634., upper fore corner of title page missing, no loss to text; JP consignment; shelved case 4.
Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1791. Quarto, unpaginated; VG-; bound in contemporary diced brown leather boards, rebacked with new paneled spine, burgundy label with gilt lettering; opening title page repaired, with the inch along the gutter backed, still has chipping and wear, as well as crease marks; separate title page for the New Testament (1791) and A Brief Concordance (1790); some mild wear to fore edge; two blank leaves preceding the New Testament title page have been filled with birth and death family register dating 1758-1887; includes the Old Testament, Apocrypha, New Testament, An Index, Tables, and A Brief Concordance; shelved case 4.
Cleveland: World Publishing Company, [c. 1965]. Limited Edition, #712/1500. Thick Folio; VG; Original gilt-paneled brown calf as a replica of a contemporary binding, paneled spine; housed in a VG beige slipcase; light wear to front hinge, some cracking starting; mild wear to binding; Limited Edition, #712/1500 copies, printed on Ventura Mill laid paper, made specially for this edition, printed in Italy; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s).; shelved front case.
New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2007. Octavo; pp 383; VG-/no-DJ; light brown leather spine with dark brown text; boards shows moderate wear to boards; some wear to edges; strong boards; two color 1/4 bound leather boards with white top stitching; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; red endpapers; light toning to interior; previous owner's name to front pastedown; light ink to ffep; illustrated; interior clean.
Philadelphia: Mathew Carey, 1808. Fourth Philadelphia Edition. 4to., 1080, 72 pages; G; bound in contemporary brown leather, paneled spine with faded gilt lettering; cracking on spine; chipping to head and tail of spine, rubbing to boards, corners, edges; age-toning and foxing to the interior; with 31 engraved plates and maps, plate opposed page 922 has had most of the margins removed, but the image is intact, lacking half of the frontispiece plate; bookplate and library discard stamp on front pastedown, no other library markings; first title page reads 1804, others read 1808; A study bible, made specifically with notes, maps, extra texts, and indices to enable the reader to more easily cross-reference and build context.; shelved case 4.
Baltimore: Maryland Historical Records Survey Project, 1940. Large Octavo: G+/ paperback; Spine is plain-brown binding adhesive; Covers have some smudges and minor creasing at corners with slight edgewear at head and tail of spine, otherwise clean; Binding is strong; Textblock has slight tint from age-toning throughout and marks from shelfwear along bottom edge, otherwise clean and free of marks; pp 295 plus index.
Nashville, Atlanta, London: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1988. Octavo; pp 2033; VG; dark red leatherette/bonded leather spine with gilt text; no jacket; encased in box; box has ivory/burgundy intact exterior; full leather binding; clean exterior; previous owner's name in gilt to front; intact panels; text block has all edges gilt; interior clean; ribbon marker;.
Wyncote: The Reconstructionist Press, 1996. Third edition. Octavo; 3rd edition; G-; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, else clean and strong; Text block has bookplate on front pastedown, shaken binding, clean text; Text in Hebrew (given both in Hebrew characters and in romanization) and English on facing pages, commentary in English; xxviii, 882 pages.
London: J. Pemberton, 1714. 12mo; G+; Hardcover; Rusty brown spine without text; Boards are severely age-toned with rubbing to the spine and front and rear exteriors; bottom edge of the front exterior has tears, front board is separated but binding is in tact; edges of the book are strongly tanned and pages are discolored otherwise text is legible; 239p. NOTE: Shelved on the FS shelf in the Netdesk office, behind the desk.
Paris: Nicolas Le Clerc, 1715. 12mo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on red banner, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, spine head torn away, wear to edges, bottom fore corners are bare and exposed, puncture to spine, cracking to leather on spine and hinges, shelfwear; Text block has red speckled edges, light amount of foxing throughout, else clean and tight; Text in French; 428 pages, 1 folded map. NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 14, in Netdesk office.
Carol Stream: Tyndale House Publishers, 2016. Octavo; G+/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; Slipcase has slight wear to corners, else clean and bright; DJ is clean and bright; Boards in glossy paper, clean and strong; Text block has inscription in ink on presentation page, else clean and tight; xxiii, 2143 pages, illustrated (b&w), color map plates at rear of volume.
Worchester: Isaiah Thomas, Jun. 1802. Octavo, unpaginated; Fair; bound in black burlap, parts of spine missing, with lower third of spine peeling but attached; early names in ink to endpapers; moderate offsetting and foxing throughout; gutter visible at multiple signature splits; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
New York: Printed and sold by E. Duyckinck and P.A. Mesier, 180-? 12mo; Poor+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown without print; Boards in brown leather, worn spine caps and corners, creasing and tears to spine, tear to lower rear hinge, scuffing, stains; Text block has endpapers torn away, pencil notations on front pastedown, lower portion of title page and last page torn away, paper is heavily age-toned with foxing, cracked hinges, shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks; unnumbered pages.
Cooperstown: H. & E. Phinney, 1832. Stereotype Edition. 18mo, 324 pages; Fair; Spine, brown, too worn to see print; Boards in brown leather, wear to corners, edges and spine caps, stain to front, tear along top portion of front hinge, mild warping, scuffing; Text block has speckled edges, pencil notation to front pastedown, cracked hinges, intermittent spine breaks, foxing throughout; “Orson Jackson’s”— at bottom of title page; PLEASE SEE ALL FOUR IMAGES FOR DETAILS FRAGILE BOOK. Expect condition to be the same as above or slightly more worn with age NOTE: Shelved on the FS shelf in the Netdesk office, behind the desk.
London: printed by J. and J. March, for the Company of Stationers, 1770. 12mo., 216 pages; VG; bound in burgundy morocco, elaborate gilt to boards, spine paneled with gilt; head of spine recased, some mild splitting beginning at tail of spine hinges; marbled endpapers; all edges of text block gilt; two early ownership names to sfep; With an initial leaf of royal approbation.; shelved case 4.
Tel-Aviv: Terra Sancta Arts Ltd, n.d. Long, Narrow Octavo; unpaginated; VG; accordion binding; encased in burgundy/beige clamshell box; box exterior slightly sunned; rubbed edges and corners; black text to front and rear; burgundy exterior with gilt text and border to front panel; gilt border and design to rear panel; clean exterior; gilt decorations to exterior; text block clean; text in Hebrew and English; illustrated.