Paris: Chez F. Buisson, 1799. Second Edition. 8vos., 5 volumes; VG-; spines brown, red and black labels, gilt lettering and tooling; gilt panel on front and rear board of each volume; gilt tooling on board edges; marbled endpapers; speckled text blocks; all volumes have some bumping and shelfwear, including fraying to corners, chipping to heads and tails of spines, cracking to spine edges; volume 1 lower third of spine partially detached, ffep loose; name written in ink on second front endpage of volumes 1, 3; volume 5 half of black label missing; all plates and folding maps present and in excellent condition; volume 1: half-title, plates 1-6, including frontispiece and folding map, clxxxiv, 311 pp.; volume 2: half-title, plates 7-13, 408 pp.; volume 3: half title, plates 14-27, 414, pp.; volume 4: half-title, plates 28-35, 380 pp.; volume 5: half-title. 350 pp, plates 36-39, including three folding maps; shelved above.
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Bologna: Clemens Ferronius superiorum permissis exudebat (Clemente Ferroni), 1628. First Edition. 8vo., 331pp., .; G; spine paneled brown leather with black label and gilt lettering; spine rebound, previous boards present, marbled boards with moderate damage; many pages within show signs of repair or support, significant water damage throughout; writing on front endpage; engraved heraldic title page within typographical border; dedicatory plate of the crowned Virgin Mary and Christ Child in a landscape; of the 81 full-page emblematic engravings, this book is lacking the following 22 plates: #9, 11, 12, 14, 19, 26, 27, 31-34, 48, 53-55, 61, 64, 69, 74, 76, 79, 80; plate 81, a memento mori featuring a corpse, is present; text in Italian or Latin verse; shelved case 4.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1878. Second Edition. Octavo in stamped red cloth, VG- condition. 2nd Edition, title in gilt on chipped, worn spine, title partly missing. Boards show shelf wear, chipping scuffing, gutter cracked. Age toning to text block, text clean.Half title page uncut, previous owners' names inked on 2nd fep, 2nd previous owner's name on 1st page. Publisher's catalog on back pages, with some uncut pages. Binder's label on back paste down. 3602 pages.
London: Edward Arnold, 1897. no edition given. large octavo, G+/no DJ, burgundy spine with faded gilt text: shelfwear; corners & spine ends bumped and worn; front hinge cracked; POS on ffep verso; gutter cracked in two places; text block age-toned, with minor foxing to first 10 pages, including ffep & tissue covering frontispiece, frontispiece itself NOT affected; minor pencil marks on several pages, text block else clean. All plates and maps present, including frontispiece, 1 fold-out map and 7 extended maps (2 closed tears in margins of fold-out map, map itself not affected; all other maps & plates fine). Shelve in glass case.
Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1891. Octavo, xviii-356 pages (excluding the index and publisher's catalogue). Hard cover faded burgundy boards with faded gilded text and decoration and no dust jacket. Fair. Illustrated New Edition. The binding is cocked, cracked in several places, particularly visible between pages 112 and 113 and 160 and 161, but there are no loose pages. Strong age yellowing to pages, but the text is clean and unmarked. There is a small sticker from previous bookseller on the inside of front board. Strong shelf wear, aging, and fading to boards.
Afton: Afton Historical Society Press, 2001. First edition. Oblong quarto. VG/VG DJ. Off-white spine with grey and black illustration on the top and black text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; signicant crease on the inside flap of the front of the dj; boards are strong and clean; SIGNED by author 2 pages before the title page; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 77.
London: Spurr & Swift, 1927. Limited edition (1/1000, unnumbered). Limited edition (1/1000, unnumbered). 12mo; G+ condition hardcovers; brown leather spine w/ gold text; Half leather bound set. See photos for details Boards strong, minor shelf wear and bumping, weakened joints/hinges, Front boards of volumes 1, 2, and 10 detatched yet present; text blocks, clean with general wear and agetoning.
London: 1839, 1888. no edition given. Quarto, G/none, with black leather spine, gilt text. Half calf binding, blue boards. Shelf wear; leather rubbed through in places; foxing; pages age-toned; binding loose; gutters cracked, title page of first publication detached yet present MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE, PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ADVENTURES, OF MADAME VESTRIS, etc., etc. No publisher listed; title page specifies "printed for the bookseller's." title page detached but present. 61 pages. THE LIFE OF MISS ANNE CATLEY, etc., etc. London, 1888. 77 pages.
Paris: Calmann-Levy, 1934. (Limited: 4/150). 8vo in three-quarters red leather w/raised bands & gilt text, decoration on spine. G+ condition hardcover. A few scuffmarks on covers, small chip off leather on front fore-edge, bit of black substance on bottom back board; otherwise moderate wear at tail of spine, moreso at head where a portion is loose and in risk of falling off (see photo for details). Endpapers chemically stained. Bookplate of Herbert Claiborne Pell. Text in French. 244pp., b&w frontispiece & fold-out map.
London: John Murray, 1893. (Sixth Edition). 8vo three-quarters bound in dark brown leather w/raised bands & gilt text on spine, marbled paper covers & endpapers. VG-. Binding strong w/corners moderately scuffed or threadbare, light wear on spine-edges from opening & closing, top & bottom board covers mildly worn. Endpapers have 1/4" thick, up to 1"+ long chipped portions at top & bottom near spine w/missing portions adhered to pastedowns. Front hinge is split w/endpaper looses but not detached; rear hinge is splitting. Consistent age-toning on pages throughout; pages look as if they were near a fire. Still very readable. Bookplate on front pastedown. 412pp. Leatherbound Books.
London, England: W.H. Allen & Co., 1885. First. Octavo; G- hardcover; Brownish spine with gold text; Boards strong, age-worn, with shelfwear and edgewear, front cover faded considerably more than back cover, front cover -brown-ish red, back cover - red, spine - brown, front cover center lighter shade of red with several splotchy marks that are likely water stains, top and fore edges darker, tail and spine edge artwork intact, rubbing at corners, chipping at both ends of spine, small gouge in spine, whorl-like stain patterns along spine, back cover illustrations' black gilt worn away entirely, fabric worn unevenly; Textblock darkened with age otherwise clean,fold-out map between pages 318-319, front hinge cracked, cracking along rear hinge, spine cracked, loose signatures, some separating - even partly detached. foxing along the first few and the last few pages of textblock, back hinge cracked, pastedown torn in hinged tears, webbing exposed, fore edges deckled, light staining along tail edge especially at the corner; pp 434.
Stockholm: Ordfronts Forlag, 1996. First edition. Octavo. Hardcover in dust jacket. True first Swedish edition of "The Fifth Woman". VG condition in VG dustjacket. Spine slightly cocked. Pages age-toned. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Dust jacket has traces of shelfwear. Text in Swedish. RS Consignment. Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
London: Religious Tract Scoeity, 1873+. Quarto; good+/none; blue cloth spine with gilt titles, text, and rulings; spine and boards, stamped designs with gilt engravings and highlights; some black architectural highlights and details on raised borders; backboard, blind; endpapers, tinted brown; ex libris, signatures; some blackened; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 223 pp.; engravings, illus with Pen & Pencil; all edges gilt; binding shaken; split starts, hinges and gutter; else very good. Shelve in locked case 9. Spine is blue with gold text.
Belgrade: National Museum of Titov Veles, 1973, 1975, 1981. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Blue spines, Vol. I: gilded spine text, Vol. II: silver spine text, Vol. III: white spine text; Boards of all volumes straight, all have rubbing on covers. Vol. I: edge and corner wear. Vol. II: light wear on spine edges, back board's upper corner bumped, back board has a few indents on edges and in middle. Vol. III spine cocked. Bindings of all volumes strong; Textblocks: Vol. I has closed tear at top of first page, interiors of all volumes clean; Vol. I: 268 pp.; Vol. II: 189 pp.; Vol. III: 323 pp.
Cleveland OH: World Syndicate, 1934. Second. Small octavo, size of a Big Little Book, unpaginated, over 250 pp in pictorial boards, yellow and blue illustration with red and black titles. Cover variation indicates this is the second printing. Condition is Very Good to Fine; slight shelfwear and bumping to the spine ends. The interior pages still retain some suppleness, and are dark tan, about a 6 on the Overstreet Whiteness Level scale. Book contains the life of Daniel Boone and the career of General von Steuben, the Revolutionary War hero. At one panel per page, this is a very thick, pre-comic book version of Classics Illustrated.
Rome: 1994. Text in Italian; Large octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with white text; Dustjacket front cover has some rubbing to glossy surface, DJ has some light edge wear in bottom right of front cover (edge wear otherwise very minimal), inside back flap has small, light crease in upper corner; Boards strong, binding strong; Textblock interior clean; 340 pp.
Zagreb: Zora Publisher, 1970. Quarto; VG/G+; Spine has black and white photo of stone wall, no text; Dustjacket age toned, DJ has occasional light fraying at spine edges and at some corners, back cover very occasional light rubbing, back cover has a large but faint damp stain at upper edge, inside of DJ has scotch tape along top and bottom edges; Boards straight and strong, slightly darker from age at edges, front board a little bit of very faint rubbing perceptible near middle, binding strong; Textblock lightly age toned, interior clean.
Lugduni Batavorum: Elzeviriana [Elzevier], 1630. First Edition. 32mo, 245 pages; VG; bound in contemporary vellum, vellum clean and in excellent condition, title written at top of spine; engraved title page; binding tight, 2nd ffep torn out, pages clean and free from marking, rear paste down has come loose revealing several pieces of a music manuscript used in binding; shelved case 3.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1876. Second Edition. Octavo hardcover in dark brick-colored boards, VG-/No DJ: some shelfwear, some bumping to head and tail of spine and corners of boards, some concomitant abrading, some age-toning to edges of text block and interior, some sunning and resultant darkening on spine, previous owner's name written on ffep, front and rear hinges show splits starting, light, sporadic foxing to interior, pages a bit stiff. Includes black-and-white engraving of Augustus Raymond Margary as frontispiece. Fold-out map of Margary's route also present: minor foxing to map, about a 2" closed tear to one fold, but map is intact. Front matter includes biographical preface and itinerary. Includes "Concluding Chapter" by Sir Rutherford Alcock, K.C.B. and index at rear of book. Scarce. Full title reads as follows: The Journey of Augustus Raymond Margary, From Shanghae to Bhamo, and Back to Manwyne. From His Journals and Letters, With a Brief Biographical Preface: To Which is Added a Concluding Chapter, By Sir Rutherford Alcock, K.C.B. With a Portrait Engraved by Jeens, and a Route Map. [Spine has dark brownish background and gilt text. [Transferred from Dupont to Rockville 6/20/2016].
London: Constable and Company, Ltd., 1927. 1st assumed. G+ Slim 4to in grey cloth, title on front top corner as white paper paste-down, with simple black text. No DJ. Corners bumped, edges and spine abraded, tear in spine an top front joint. Boards very soiled, back board foxed. textblock browned and sooty. Pages falt, foxed throughout, slightly browner at edges. Plates on glossy stock, white, unfoxed, color plates vivid. Gift inscription on fep. Note in ink on pg. 36. 37 pgs. 28 plates plus frontispiece, 5 and frontispiece in color. shelve locked Art oversize.
New York: Reinhold Publishing Corporation, 1960. First edition. Quarto; 232 pp. Hardcover in dust jacket. Illustrated with photographs, drawings, and plans. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by Fuller on title page. VG/VG. Interior clean and tight. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Creased dust jacket is worn at extremities, with chipping at spine ends and extremities. Shelved in Case #10.
Paris: Librairie Alphonse Lemerre, 1920. 12mo; vg- condition hardcover; brown cloth spine with gilt lettering; ex libris, bookplate; rebound; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 409 pp.; illus., frontispiece and text engravings; general toning; binding shaken; boards, flaking; else very good; ---TEXT IN FRENCH.
Gottingue: Jean Chretien Dieterich, 1791. First Edition. Two octavos in one-third leather boards, both volumes are VG- condition. Please view all six photos for examples of condition. The following describes both volumes: some shelfwear and edgewear, some bumping to head and tail of spine, some rubbing/handling wear to exterior, some rubbing to spine, some dulling of gilt text on spine, previous owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down, light age-toning, only the faintest touch of foxing to endpapers and only light, sporadic foxing to interior of the two volumes, else the text and interior are remarkably clean. The bindings are sound in both volumes. A very good set. Text is in French. Texte en francais. Full title reads as follows: "Recueil des Principaux Traites d'Alliance, de Paix, de Treve, de Neutralite, de commerce, de limites, d'echange &c. conclus par les Puissances De L'Europe Tant Entre Elles Qu'Avec Les Puissances Et Etats Dans D'Autres Parties Du Monde Depuis 1761 jusqu'a present." Tome I: 1761-1778 inclusiv. Tome II: 1779-1786 inclusiv. [Spines have a leather background, six raised bands, and gilt text. [Transferred from Dupont to Rockville 6/20/2016] Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping may be unavailable due to size/weight restrictions of international shipping. Please contact seller for details regarding this specific item. Shelved in Netdesk office, on shelf to the right of ephemera items.
London: R. and J. Dodsley in Pall-mall, 1755. First Edition. 12mo, 239pp.; VG-; pg. 239 misnumbered as 139, 241 - 268 index, 4 pages ads in rear; spine tan in six paneled sections, red morocco label with gilt lettering; small hole in middle of page 5/6; some shelfwear and bumping to corners and boards, a crack on front board, does not ipact binding; binding tight; text clear; corners are creased on pp. 143, 145, 147; bilingual, parallel texts in Latin and English on opposite pages, including both a Latin and English title page; GP consignment; shelved case 3.
London: The Biographical Press, 1907. First Edition. First Edition; Large Octavo; VG- condition hardcover; Brown leather spine with gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing on edges and joints, bumping on corners, bumping and tear on rear edge, chipping on spine head, rear cover is starting to detach due to weakened joint, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has minor wear on gilded edges, foxing on some page, Ex-Libris book plate on front paste down, cracking on inner hinges, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; pp 436; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s).
New York: Random House, 1944. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 289pp.; VG/VG-; spine yellow and black with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; jacket folded slightly askew; some chips to head and tail of spine, corners; wear to hinges; some age-toning to pages; top edge of text block black; The story of an amnesiac girl, with a veteran of WWI trying to unravel her past; Shelved on rare/exp bookcase near stairs on sales floor.
Oxford: Oxbow Books, 2006. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Black spine with light green text; Boards have minor rubbing on exterior with slight edge wear, otherwise panels are strong & intact; Text block has slight shelf wear due to handling with otherwise unmarked pages and tight binding; pp 630. Aisle 7. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Westview Press/HarperCollinsPublishers, Inc., 1997. First printing. Octavo; VG/VG; Black spine with beige text; Dust jacket has very slight rubbing along edges and at fore corners; Boards are clean with strong & intact panels; Text block has crisp, clean pages with tight binding,covered with mylar; pp 207.
New York: Random House, 1971. First Edition. VG hardcover in VG- Dustjacket, Octavo, full cloth HC, white VJ with black & purple/red lettering, DJ has some wear around edges, small 1.5" cut on front cover; Boards strong, clean, slight cocking to spine; textblock lightly agetoned, clean. inscribed by author to I. F. Stone on front endpaper (see photo).
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1975. Octavo. VG/Fair DJ. Black, brown and green spine with orange and green text; dustjacket is torn at multiple locations around the edges, with a significant 1.25 inch tear by the spine and multiple holes around the back dj edge, dj has the largest tear encompassing 1.5 inches on the back edge; inside flap of the back dj is slightly creased at the upper left hand corner; boards are strong and mostly clean; binding is strong; fore-edge foxing; textblock is clean. Pp. 166.
Cincinnati: Winthrop B. Smith & Co., Publishers, 1848. Revised and Improved. Small Octavo; pp 336; G-/no-DJ; light brown spine with gilt text to black bar; leather boards has moderate wear to exterior and edges, some chipping to head spine edge, rear board shows slight cracking toward head edge at joint; text block has age toned exterior edges, slight staining toward edges of first few pages, cracking to front hinge; previous owner's name to front pastedown; interior clean;.
Gorlicii [Gorlice]: Fritsch, 1583. 8vo., , A1-R4; VG; in wraps; front cover is the title page, with some age-toning, two words in ink written along lower fore edge, 3 numbers along upper fore corner; a piece of patterned paper along spine, tattered; some sparse and scattered underlining and marginalia; wear to corners; wide margins along fore and lower edge, cut close along upper edge; 25 lines handwritten on rear cover in Latin; TG consignment; shelved case 4.
Witebergae [Wittenberg]: 1531. First Edition. Small quarto (7.125 x 5.5 inches; 182 x 140 mm.).  leaves. Signatures: A-E4 F6 G² h4 I-N4 O² P-2V4(-2V4, blank). Bound without blank leaf 2V4; 2A2 signed "A2." Printer and date of publication from colophon on 2V3 recto. Apologia Confessionis has separate title-page (G1 recto), with "Emenda" beneath the title. Decorative and historiated woodcut initials. Later quarter calf with black paper-covered boards; all edges trimmed and stained blackish-blue; plain endpapers, double-flyleaves at front, single at the rear. Front board detached but for single string at bottom; calf mostly gone; edges worn; corners softened; scuffing to boards; loose electrical tape affixed to bottom of rear board, curling over spine. Front free endpaper and first flyleaf completely detached. Repairs to inner hinges; label pulled up from front pastedown. Split between gatherings V and Z, starting between leaves 2T3 and 2T4, 2V2 and 2V3. Minor thumbsoiling scattered throughout text; some toning; occasional foxing. Text very good in just good binding. Housed in custom black cloth clamshell with red spine label stamped in gilt. [Augsburg Confession]. Confessio fidei exhibita invictiss. Imp. Carolo V. Caesari Aug. in Comiciis Augustae, Anno M. D. XXX. Addita est Apologia Confessionis [by Philipp Melancthon]. Beide, Deudsch und Latinisch. Wittenberg: [Impressum per Georgium Rhau, 1531]. First edition of the Augsburg Confession, containing the Latin texts of the Confessio and Melanchton's Apologia. Although the title-page states that it contains both the Latin and German texts, this first edition contains Latin text only (the German translation by Justus Jonas was added slightly later). Catalog entry tipped to front pastedown from "J. J. Lentnersche Hofbuchhandlung (E. Stahl), München," "Lager-Katalog Nr. 8." Annotations throughout the text in at least two, possibly as many as four different hands, including a couple of manicules. Several early ink ownership inscriptions on the title-page, the earliest that of "Theodorus Backhusius Possessor," who was pastor at Oldenberg (d. 1625); followed by "Vogt 1735," "JFG Olbers 1766" and "H. Meere." Recto of front free endpaper bears ink manuscript notes that seem to be from nineteenth-century New Testament commentator H. A. W. Meyer [Heinrich August Wilhelm Meyer (1800-1873)], dated 1868; verso with additional notes, signed by his son "Professor Dr. [Gustav] Meyer," dated "7 Januar 1883." Bookseller's ticket of Schaeffer & Koradi, Philadelphia. Neuser, Bibliographie, 8. See VD16 C 4734 and C 4735. Sold together with a copy of Neuser's Bibliographie der Confessio Augustana und Apologie, 1530-1580. Nieuwkoop: De Graaf Publishers, 1987.; BK consignment; shelved case 3.
London: Colburn and Co., 1852. Second edition. Two volumes. Octavo; xiii, 299, 16 (ads); x, 315, 24 (ads) pp. Publisher's original brown cloth. Engraved frontispieces to both volumes. Boards rubbed at extremities, age-toned and soiled. Hinge of Volume II starting to split at spine head and tail, hinges of both volumes cracked and exposed inside front and rear covers. Top 1 inch of Volume II's spine split. Slightly shaken. Foxing to endpapers. Previous owner's signature on title pages. Good copies only. Scarce. Consignment.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1851. First Edition. thick 8vo., viii, 864pp.; VG-; spine brown cloth with gilt lettering and blind-stamping, same on front board, only blind-stamping on rear board; protected with a mylar covering; cloth on front hinge separated, cloth on spine beginning to peel, still attached; some wear to rear hinge, corners, head and tail of spine; mild foxing throughout; small booksellers sticker on front pastedown; First publication of any part of Moby Dick; "The Town-Ho's Story" on page 658, which became Chapter 54 of the novel, still at that time titled "The Whale,"; NM consignment; shelved case 2.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1851. First Edition, First Issue. Octavo, 634pp.; G+; spine green cloth with gilt lettering; original publisher's cloth, original orange endpapers, with the publisher's circular device blindstamped on the front and rear boards; spine partially faded to tan, with gilt lettering also partially faded, some small brown discoloration to spine edge; endpapers have some discoloration; moderate foxing throughout; six pages of publisher's ads; binding slightly loose; top edge of front hinge of front board has a repaired tear; BAL 13664; HC consignment; Shelved Case 2.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1928. Signed First Edition. Small octavo; 132pp; bound in full orange cloth with gilt panels on spine and top board; light blue endpapers brushed in matching orange; top edge gilt; housed in glassine wrapper; some minor wear at top edges of binding and to crown and foot; hinges a bit tender; some thumb soiling on half-title; an interesting ASSOCIATION COPY signed by Adolphus Meyer and inscribed to Meyer by H. L. Mencken on title page. Mencken once referred F. Scott Fitzgerald to Meyer and Meyer subsequently treated Zelda Fitzgerald at the Phipps Clinic at Johns Hopkins in February, 1932. [Lieberman Consignment]. Shelve in high value 13's bookcase in upstairs offices.
Breslau: Wilh. Jacobsohn & Co., 1892. Neue Titelauflage. VG+/no DJ Octavo in red cloth over boards with Victorian filigree and borders, gilt lettering on spine. Ex libris, name stamp on verso of portrait page. Minor shelf wear and bumping; text clean; 602 pp. Small florette wallpaper endpapers. Spider marbling on edges of text block. In exceptional condition. ---TEXT IN GERMAN. Shelved upstairs, in shelves near copier.
Paris: Librairie Ernest Leroux, 1934. Text in French; Folio; VG-/no-DJ; Black spine with mint spine label and black text; Rebound in hardcover, boards straight and strong w/some very minor corner wear, original paperback cover glued to front board, this pb cover age toned and has foxing, its edges have occasional small chips and some closed tears, book's binding is strong; Textblock age toned, a few pages have small closed tears at edges, interior clean; 48 pp.
Paris: Ludovic Baschet, 1893. First limited edition (#54 of 650 copies). Tall folio in red hardcovers with gold gilt and black letters; VG; some soiling on covers; slight fraying on spine; some stains on first page; contains 100 photographs; in French; shelved alcove 1; please contact us for shipping costs.
London: Messr, Fores, Piccadilly, W., 1904. Octavo; VG- hardcover; Red fabric spione with gilded text and black lines on ends. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing on edges, slight bumping on corners, age toned spine with rubbing and discoloration on surface, small closed tears on joints, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has foxing on rear pages, age toned half title page, Ex-Libris book plate on front paste down, cracking on gutter between verso of front end paper and half title page, previous book store's label embossed on front end paper, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 304.
Zurich: Museum Rietberg, 1981. First Edition. Oblong Octavo; VG- softcover; Brown spine with white lettering; Some scuffing and light wear to the wraps, bumping at the lower edge of the spine; Binding is tight; Text block age toned but clean, sticker on inside portion of front cover; NOTE: Text is in German; 184 pages. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
early 1700's. folio, unpaginated; VG; spine paneled black leather with red label, gilt lettering; rebound spine, 3/4 bound, corners and boards not rebound; bumping and peeling to corners, wear to boards; This book consists of a compilation of plates, mostly from Dutch engravers, featuring bible scenes. The scenes range from the creation of man to the adoration of the three kings; plates are tipped onto thicker stock; some pages have fingermark stains; shelved above case 2.
Venetia: Appresso li Gueriglij, 1655. 16mo., 336pp.; VG-; spine vellum with three lines of faded lettering, one line of less faded writing saying '145'; contains 14 plates in very good condition; contains three parts in one volume: Epistole Heroiche, Risposta, and Epistole Amorose; gutter partially open along front pastedown; ink writing on rear pastedown, sticker on front pastedown; general shelfwear and bumping appropriate with a volume of this age; title page engraved; shelved case 3.
Moscow: People's Commissariat of Justice of the U.S.S.R., 1937. Proceedings. Octavo, Good/none, olive green cloth spine w/ black title, shelf wear, spot staining; bumping; heavy edge wear and chipping; corners, frayed; binding loose; split starts, hinges; 580 pp.; endpapers, age-toning; boards, sunned; else good.
London: Printed by J. M. fo Spencer Hickman, 1671. First Edition, Second Printing. square 8vo., 308pp. ; VG; spine paneled brown leather with red label and gilt lettering; signs of repair to spine; boards scored with a diamond pattern, paneled with gilt at board edges, edges themselves gilt although most has worn off; bumping to corners, head and tial of spine; marbled endpapers; bookplate on front pastedown; frontispiece, small staining along gutter; page edges toned; stamp on verso of title page for Lord Chief Baron Smythe [1705-1778]; small chipping to edges of title page; this is a second printing, as the first printing was in 1670; slight waving to pages; JG consignment; shelved case 7.