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Speaking EngagementRestoration Appeal
Farrar, Frederick William.  Autograph Letter Signed to unidentified recipient. Westminster, England: 20 April [between 1876 and 1883]. 12mo (18 cm; 7"), 4 pp.
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The Ill-Fated Scots Colony atDarien
Foyer, Archibald, supposed author.  A defence of the Scots settlement at Darien. With an answer to the Spanish memorial against it. And arguments to prove that it is the interest of England to join with the Scots, and protect it. To which is added, a description of the country, and a particular account of the Scots colony. No place [Edinburgh?]: No publisher/printer, 1699. Small 4to (20 cm; 8"). [2] ff., 60 pp.
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ALL the ACTUAL PRINTER'S BLOCKS for the *47* Illustrations
        of Zoeth Skinner Eldredge'sThe Beginnings of San Francisco
Francis, Walter, illus., et al.  For Eldredge's The beginnings of San Francisco, the 47 California-themed printing blocks used to produce the volume’s illustrations. San Francisco: Pr. John C. Rankin Company (New York), 1912. 37 half-tone plates (on copper), 10 zinc cuts, all on their wood blocks; plus 3 additional plates on copper and another zinc cut, similarly mounted.
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13,600 Volumes, 631 Lots, & 80 English Antiquarian Book Dealers
Freeman, Arthur, & Janet Ing Freeman. Anatomy of an auction: rare books at Ruxley Lodge, 1919. London: The Book Collector, 1990. 8vo (22.1 cm; 8.75"). viii, 169 pp.
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Plenty of Stories inPlenty of Places
Frewen, Moreton.  Melton Mowbray and other memories. London: Herbert Jenkins Limited, 1924. 8vo (21.6 cm; 8.5"). viii, [4], 311 pp., [16] plts.
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Getting the Trains GoingWith the Seldom-Seen Map
Galli, Angelo.  Sull'opportunitá delle strade ferrate nello Stato Pontificio e sui modi per adottarle riflessioni. Roma: Tipografia Menicanti, 1846. 8vo (22.6 cm, 8.9"). [2], 97, [1] pp.; 1 map (in 3 fold. pts.).
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The Yaks are Strong & Hardy
Gerard, Alexander.  Account of Koonawur in the Himalaya, etc. etc. etc. London: James Madden & Co., 1841. 8vo (23 cm, 9"). xiii, [3], 190, [2], [195]–308 (i.e., 310), xxvi, [2 (adv.)] pp.; 1 fold. map.
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A Handbook on Sins & Sinning
Gerson, Johannes.  Opusculum de cognitione peccatoru[m] venialium et mortalium. [Augustae {i.e., Augsburg}: per Johannem Froschauer, 1519]. 4to (20 cm, 7.875’’). [20] ff.
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Neil Gaiman ThoughtTHIS Art Perfectly Matched Howard's Vision
Gianni, Gary, illus.  The Solomon Kane sketchbook. London: Wandering Star, [1997]. 8vo (21 cm, 8.25"). [16] pp.; illus.
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Around the World withMaps & Costumes
Goodrich, Samuel G.  The second book of history, including the modern history of Europe, Africa, and Asia. Boston: Charles J. Hendee & G.W. Palmer and Co., 1838. 4to (19 cm, 7.5"). Frontis., 180 pp.; 16 maps.
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Spanish as aSecond Language, 1835
Granja, Juan de la.  Rasgos históricos de magnanimidad, valor, y nobleeza: Anecdotas, sentencias y ejemplos raros de virtud; dichos notables, cuentos, fábulas y ocurrencias graciosas, en prosa y en verso. Nueva York: Imprenta de Don Juan de la Granja, 1835. Small 8vo. 252 pp., [2 (index, ads)] ff.
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The “Who’s Who”
Great Britain.  Parliament. A true and exact list of the lords spiritual and temporal, also of the knights[,] commissioners of shires, citizens and burgesses, chosen to serve in the Parliament of Great Britain. [London], 1741. 8vo (19.7 cm, 7.75"). 16 pp.
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Irish Trade Balances
Great Britain.  Parliament. House of Commons. Accounts, presented to the House of Commons, respecting the importation of flax seed, the exportation of linen, and the importation and exportation of corn, grain, meal, &c. into and from Ireland, at certain periods. [London, 1804]. Folio (32.5 cm, 12.75"). 7, [1 (blank)] pp.

Balance = £ 39,329 s. 18 d. 8 1/2
Great Britain.  Parliament. House of Commons. Accounts, presented to the House of Commons, respecting the issue of money from the treasury of Ireland. [London, 1802]. Folio (32.5 cm, 12.75"). 5, [1 (blank)] pp.
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Bank of Ireland AccountsThe National Debt
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Account of the commissioners for the reduction of the national debt, of all sums which have been paid to the Bank of Ireland on their account, and of all debentures or stock which have been redeemed or purchased by them. [London, 1803]. Folio (32.5 cm, 12.75"). 17, [1] pp.
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Sadness & Screw-Ups
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Papers, presented to the House of Commons, respecting arrears of duties transferred to the insolvent list; the recovery of surcharges on excise duties; the taxes on hearths, carriages, servants, and windows, not being collected in due time; balances of dismissed and deceased collectors; &c. of Ireland. [London, 1804]. Folio (32.5 cm, 12.75"). 18 pp.
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REFORMING the Kingdom’s Finances
Great Britain.  Parliament.  A report from the commissioners appointed to take, examine and state the publick accompts of the kingdom. [London]: 1703 [i.e., 1713]. 8vo (17.9 cm, 7.25"). [1] f., 104 pp.

How Much Were theTownley Marbles Worth?
Great Britain.  Parliament. House of Commons.  Report from the committee to whom the petition of the trustees of the British Museum, respecting the late Mr. Townley’s collection of ancient sculptured marbles, was referred. [London, 1805]. Folio (32.5 cm, 12.75"). 8 pp.
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To AID the EnglishBEER Industry
Great Britain.  Laws, statutes, etc., 1760-1820 (George III). Anno regni Georgii III...undecimo.... [An Act for Granting a Bounty upon the Importation of White Oak Staves, and Heading, from the British Colonies or Plantations in America....] London: Pr. by Charles Eyre and William Strahan, 1771. Folio. [1] f., pp. 1227-1234.

Making West Indies Investments Safe for All
Great Britain. Laws, statutes, etc. 1760–1820 (George III). Anno regni Georgii III...decimo tertio...[An act to encourage the subjects of foreign states to lend money upon the security of freehold or leasehold estates, in any of His Majesty’s colonies in the West Indies...]. London: Charles Eyre & William Strahan, 1773. Folio (31 cm, 12.2"). [1] f., 299–306 pp.
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Habrá Paz Perpetua y Perfecta y Amistad Sincera e Invariable”
Guatemala. Treaties.  [drop-title] Tratado de amistad, comercio y navegación entre la República de Guatemala y las ciudades libres de Lubeck, Bremen y Hamburgo. [Guatemala: No publisher/printer, 1850]. Folio (33 cm.; 13"). 12 pp.
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You Had Certain Rights . . .
Guzman, Alonso de (a.k.a., Guzman Genze, Alonso de).   Tractatus de evictionibus ... Omnibus quidem juri operam damtibus, tam in theorica, quam in praxi perutilis, et non minus judicibus, quàm advocatis valdè neccesarius. In quo non tatum quaestionum practicarum in jure civili, & canonico repertarum resolutiones spectantes, sed etiam omnem huius curiae cernere licet. Matriti: apud viduam Ildephonsi Martin, expensis Dominici Goncalez, 1629. Folio (27 cm; 10.5"). [4], 310, [32] ff.
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