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  •   KELMSCOTT Medievalism – The Floure & the Leafe & The Boke of Cupid – Presentation Copy  •  

  •   The Butcher, The Baker, The Dolls' Bedstead Maker – LONDON CRIES, 1810  •  

  •   The AMOROUS WOMEN of Malabar – Marriage Rites 'round the World   •  

  •   Jewish Art for Shabbat and Havdalah – Red Grooms, Leonard Baskin   •  

  •   Maintaining the U.S. Public Credit – 1814 Style   •  

  •   Rossetti's Verse – Bound by Chivers – Vellucent “Beatrix”  •  

  •   “American Victorian” GOTHIC – Over the Top & Inside *&* Out  •  

  •   DU PINET Redoes Mattioli – Pocket-Size & Pretty & ILLUSTRATED   •  

  •   A Beautiful Small Bible – MULTIPLE Charms/Attractions  •

  •   Serpent Broth??!?   •  

  •   PULTON on English CRIMINAL Law – A Copy Significantly ANNOTATED   •  

  •   Verse for Volunteers – “Rhymed Tactics”  • 

  •   Bible Stories in Rebus Form – 500 “Cuts” – Learn to Read, Learn Your Bible   •  

  •   Sloat Takes CALIFORNIA – His Historic Proclamation SIGNED   •  

  •   SUETONIUS for 16th-Century Schoolboys – A Charming Copy  • 

  •   FOUR by Erasmus – Extensive “Evidence of Readership”   •  

  •   SINN FEIN – Its Constitution & Rules – First Edition  • 

  •   The New-England Almanack – The Boston Tea Party – A Call to “Defence”  • 

  •   Magna Carta & Other “Necessarie” Law (1618) • 

  •   Islamic Warfare – Poetry – Travels  • 

  •   Camelot's FIRST Birthday Party (JFK's 44th)   •

  •   A Family Herbal offering Piss-A-Bed, Dog's Tooth, & Dragons – COLORED Plates Too   •  

  •   Papers of CALIFORNIA'S “DAME SHIRLEY” – A Substantial MS Archive  •

  •   Morgan Mysteries – “Biblio-Bijoux” – Halloween Honey   •

  •   “Oriental” Romance for CT Subscribers   •  

  •   Ambitious “Sketches” of the “History of Man”   •  

  •   DIRTY Bathers? – A “Jolly” Leporello  •  

  •   An ENGLISH Incunable Leaf – The GOLDEN LEGEND – Wynkyn de Worde  • 

  •   A “How-To” for Aquarium-Keepers – The U.S.'s FIRST   •  

  •   The Bible of the SWISS Reformation   •

  •   Burns in a Tartan Mauchline Binding *&* with a Fore-Edge Painting   •  

  •   The “World nwod edispu Alphabet” – One of 50 Copies Only • 

  •   “Sleeping Beauty in the Wood” – A Childproof Clothbook   •  

  •   A 15-Foot Long Poem! – The Gripping Story of Manuel Córdova – Ninja Press – Signed by Merwin  •  

  •   Anecdotes & Cover Art – Stinehour Press & Delightful  •  

  •   Menasseh ben Israel from His Own Press   •

  •   Ceylon,  Malabar,  & “The East”   •

  •   An ART-full Memory Book – A MUSIC-World “Figure” • 

  •   Philadelphia SODA FOUNTAINS to Die For!   •

  •   Massachusetts Bay Province – Laws & Charter   •  

  •   A PAIR of Portas — Two 17th-Century Italian Illustrated Books   •   

  •   All-ENGRAVED – Beautifully Bound – A Remarkable BCP   •  

  •   Advice & Instruction for the '50s “HOST with the Most”   •

  •   Mrs. Browning in a Blue & Gold “Dress”  •  

  •   A Painted & Illuminated MEXICAN Manuscript (1614–20)   •  

  •   John Adams on Constitutions – The History & Nature of Governments   •  

  •   Caribbean Territories – The U.S., Canada, California – A Fold-Out Map & 28 Plates  •

  •   Get Cured or Get Clean? – Choose “Druggs” or Soap   •

  •   TWO “Best-Sellers” – Cookery & “Domestic Medicine”   •  

  •   Audubon's Quadrupeds – Beautifully Bound – A Particularly Lovely Set   •

  •   “Dynamic Tension” will Change Your Life – Charles Atlas PROMISES  •  

  •   An Elegant “Arabian Nights” – Illustrated   •  

  •   Jack – The Magic Beanstalk – The Printing Office  •  

  •   Johnson's Dictionary – The Last Edition Revised by Him   •

  •   MUSHROOMS   •  

  •   French, Fancy, Fun – La Fontaine, A Fine Set!   •  

  •   The Federal Gazette & Philadelphia Evening Post   •

  •   The RENAISSANCE Reads & Enjoys Pictures Too – A German Caesar, Illustrated •

  •   The English Language – Its Music Recorded   •  

  •   A Choice Arte mexicana – Multiple “Firsts” Represented  •  

  •   The Wounds & Mysteries of Christ – The Shroud of Turin   •  

  •   The New World's FIRST Aesop in Greek   •  

  •   Musaeum Kircherianum – A Great Museum Now Lost   •

  •   Just in Time for Valentine's Day? – The “Bad Sex” Collection   •  

  •   A Famous Anti-Hobbesian Utopia   •  

  •   The First Crockett “Almanack” – The Alamo Issue   •  

  •   The Weigel Bible  (ALL ENGRAVED)   •  

  •   “It's my Cousin, M'am” & “The Cats Did It”   •  

  •   Educating the Deaf – A Signing Plate Present  •  

  •   Fancy Dress for Fancy Balls   •

  •   Guerilla Warfare for America (1775)   •  

  •   “JS's” Bible – His “Advent” Prayer – A Binding Mistake?  •  

  •   This Looks Just Like It Ought to Look  •  

  •   English Cookery, 1792 – A Perfect Science?   •  

  •   Classic “Pictorial” Americana“A Rich Quarry of Historic Wealth”   •  

  •   Independence Summer Here – Local Life Goes On  •  

  •   Cuisine de l’amour – A Special Copy   •  

  •   The Mad Maria Railroad – A Manuscript • 

  •   A CHRISTMAS Peep-Show Book   •

  •   Dombey & Son – Dickens Extra-Illustrated & Beautifully Bound by Riviere   •  

  •   Las Siete Partidas – Landmark Spanish Law – Folio & Handsome   •  

  •   A Broadside – A “Gentleman” Highwayman   •  

  •   Birds of the Bible – American Lithography – A Swell Binding   •  

  •   Native American Languages, Customs, Origins – Les Grandes Questions   •  

  •   American Humor, 1882 – Suppressed Chapters?!   •  

  •   A Manual for Zorro? – Illustrated Swordsmanship   •  

  •   Culinary, Commercial, & Military Science – Appert • 

  •   One for APRIL FOOL'S DAY!   •  

  •   A French-German-English Dance of Death   •  

  •   An Easter Pilgrimage Illustrated – 15 Plates, 9 Folding   •  

  •   Milton – A Lovely Set   •  

  •   Petrarch – A Volume That's Its Own Printing-History Footnote   •  

  •   Inflammatory Religious Cartoons – 18th-Century Style  •  

  •   “Tom Raw” – Calcutta Cut-Up   •  

  •   The Musical Entertainer – A STUNNING COPY   •  

  •   The Renaissance Physician   •  

  •   Champagne!   •  

  •   Featured for the Fourth of July  •  

  •   Frontinus on Aqueducts – 15 Plates   •  

  •   American BANKING in the 1920's – A 59-Volume “Snapshot”   •  

  •   A Lady's Lovely Testament – An Embroidered Dos--Dos Binding   •  

  •   Kate Douglas Wiggin – The Birds' Christmas Carol   •  

  •   Our Beasts   •  

  •   The Saw in History   •  

  •   ILLUMINATED – ILLUSTRATED – A 16th-Century NEW WORLD Manuscript   •  

  •   “Youthful Recreations” – Swinging, Trap Ball, I Spie, & Bait-the-Bear   •  

  •   The Anchor & Dolphin's FIRST Appearance – The First Aldine DANTE   •  

  •   LAO-TZU   •  

  •   The Factory Girl – An American Quartet   •  

  •   Victorian Gothic Revival Papier Mâché Binding   •  

  •   A Special English Buffon – 100+ Plates Handcolored   •  

  •   FASCINATION   •  

  •   A Valentine for a Valentine   •  

  •   The Aztec Calendar Stone – 1792   •  

  •   A Dissertation Defense 1754 – Haman & Mordecai – A Ferrara Broadside   •  

  •   An American Cultural Landmark – The Met's FIRST Presentation   •  

  •   A PA-German Woodcut Broadside – Handcolored Roads to Heaven & Hell   •  

  •   O'Beaglaoich's English–Irish Dictionary   •  

  •   A Splendid German, Pre-Luther Illustrated Bible   •  

  •   A Thick 18th-Century Lutheran Hymnal – The Tunes in Manuscript   •  

  •   A Long Lost, UNPUBLISHED NovoHispanic Play – Arriola   •  

  •   Coffee Coffee Coffee Coffee Coffee   •  

  •   Herburt – POLAND   •  

  •   An American SAMPLE Book – Multiple “Pitches” to Lucky Children   •  

  •   Harris's Giant Technical Lexicon   •  

  •   CHANTING (Enchanting)   •  

  •   Fontanus – The Grand Turk's Seige   •  

  •   An Illustrated English Aesop   •  

  •   Current Affairs – Ampere   •  

  •   Women's Rights & Abolition – A Chapman-Dall Association Copy   •  

  •   A German-American “Sabbath” Broadside   •  

  •   Elleanor Eldridge's Story   •  

  •   “Edinburgh Gothic”   •  

  •   A Carta in the Romantic Tradition – Both Illustrated & Illuminated   •  

  •   Robert Owen – Socialism “Preached” in Dublin, 1823   •  

    •   Tiny Worlds Revealed – Van Leeuwenhoek   •  

  •   A Vérard Book of Hours Fragment – Printed on Vellum & Illuminated   •  

  •   Miss Stratton's Methodist Memory Book – Tiverton to Rarotonga   •  

  •   “You and I”   •  

  •   Spanish Villancicos – A Collection   •  

  •   A “Thumb” Bible – Providence & Provenance   •  

  •   A Ladies' Emblem Book – The Moveable Parts ALL Present   •

  •   A Magnificent Incunable – A Spanish “Fifteener”   •  

  •   Christmas Every Day – Thanksgiving in November   •  

  •   An American “Family Heirloom” Bible, 1858   •

  •   Two by Bentham   •  

  •   Mathematics – A Blind Alley   •  

  •   Mrs. Gore's “Snowstorm”   •  

  •   How the Ancients Treated Their Dead – Porcacchi   •  

  •   An American Cantata for Women's Voices – 1841   •  

  •   A Torquemada – The “Livy of Mexico”   •  

  •   A Christmas / New Year's Gift Book   •  

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