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An Edition withBarton’s Additions
Saint-Pierre, Jacques Henri Bernardin de. Studies of nature...translated by Henry Hunter. Philadelphia: Abraham Small, 1808. 3 vols. I: Frontis., [4], xliii, [1 (blank)], 417, [3] pp.; 1 fold. map. II: [2], vii, [1 (blank)], 504 pp.; 3 fold. plts. III: [4], 493, [3 (2 blank)] pp.
$400.00
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Artillery Illustrated
Saint-Remy, Pierre Surirey de.  Memoires d'artillerie, où il est traité des mortiers, petards, arquebuses à croc, mousquets, fusils, & c. ... Amsterdam: Pierre Mortier, 1702. 4to (23 cm, 9"). 2 vols. I: Frontis., [18], 348 pp.; 106 (of 114) plts. II: [6], 386, [2] pp.; 64 (of 70) plts.
$1875.00
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ENJOYABLE Dictionaries for Adults & Children
(Saleman’s Sample Book).  Lewis, William Dodge, ed. The new Winston simplified dictionary and reference library. Philadelphia: Universal Book & Bible House, copyright 1937. 8vo (22.5 cm, 8.9"). Frontis., [approx. 145] pp.; 25 plts. [with] Brown, Thomas Kite, Jr., ed. The new Winston simplified dictionary for young people. Philadelphia: Universal Book & Bible House, 1937. Frontis., [approx. 126] pp.; 20 plts.
$150.00

Illustrated Travels to JerusalemNOW with Coffee on the Way!
Sandys, George.  A relation of a iourney begun an: Dom: 1610. Foure bookes. Containing a description of the Turkish Empire, of Aegypt, of the Holy Land, of the remote parts of Italy, and ilands adioyning. London: Printed [by Thomas Cotes] for Andrew Crooke, 1637. Folio (28.5 cm; 11.25"). [4], 309, [1] pp., [3] plts.; illus., facs. frontis. & folded map. Lacks final blank.
$1250.00
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Plate by Araoz
San Pedro, José María de.  Apologia de Santa Teresa de Jesus, que dirige a las rr. mm. carmelitas descalzas de la ciudad de Mexico. Mexico: La oficina de Ontiveros, 1812. 8vo. [4] ff., plt., 44 pp.
$750.00
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Inscribed by the Artist
Saroyan, William, & Barbara Ebersole.  Fletcher Martin. Gainesville, FL: University of Florida Press, 1954. 4to (28.7 cm, 11.3"). xvii, [1], 51, [1] pp.; illus.
$100.00
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Remembrances ofIdyllic Youth
Sassoon, Siegfried.  Memoirs of a fox-hunting man. New York: Printed for the Members of The Limited Editions Club, 1977. 8vo. 284 pp.; 8 plts.
$100.00
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The Face ofBattle
Sassoon, Siegfried.  Memoirs of an infantry officer. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1981. Small folio. xvii, 224, [4 (3 blank)] pp.; 8 plts.
$110.00
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“An Agreeable Book, in Intervals of Leisure & Retirement”
Saunders, Frederick.  Salad for the solitary. New York: Lamport, Blakeman & Law, 1853. 8vo (19.8 cm, 7.8"). Frontis., add. engr. t.-p., 344, [2 (adv.)] pp.; illus.
$145.00
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A Title-Page Imageof Savonarola, a Fine Printer's Device, & Three Initials
Savonarola, Girolamo.  Fratris Hieronymi Savonarolae Ferrarie[n]sis expositiones in psalmos. Qui regis israel. Miserere mei deus. In te domine speravi. Item: Regulae quedam fructuosissimae ad omnes religiosos attinentes. Oratio, vel psalmus, Diligam te domine. [colophon: Venetiis: p[er] Franciscu[m] de Bindonis accuratissime ipresse, 1524]. 8vo (14.5 cm; 5.75"). 47 (of 48) ff., lacking final blank.
$3500.00

Savonarola's Triumph
Savonarola, Girolamo.  [Trionfo della Croce]. Libro di frate Hieronymo da Ferrara dello ordine de frati predicatori: della verita della fede christiana, sopra il glorioso Trio[m]pho della Croce di Christo. Florence: Giovanni Stefano di Carlo da Pavia, 25 April 1516. 4to in 8's (20 cm, 7.875"). [76] of [80] ff.
$5500.00
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The Future is Growling Behind the Sun”
   Deluxe Copy Signed Original Prints
Scholder, Fritz.  Live dog/evil god. [colophon: Munich, Germany & Tucson, AZ: Nazraeli Press, 1992]. Narrow folio (28 x 13 cm; 11.125" x 5.125"). [16] ff.
[SOLD]
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Evoking Atmosphere, Mayhem, & Anguish Howard's Conan!
Schultz, Mark, illus.  Robert E. Howard's Conan of Cimmeria: A sketchbook. London: Wandering Star, 2001. 12mo (21 cm, 8.25"). 16 pp.; illus.
$25.00
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Sensory Reading
Scott, Robert.  Poems from last summer. Saint Paul, MN: Midnight Paper Sales Press, [May] 1982. Square 12mo (15.5 cm, 6.06"). [10] ff. Illus.
$200.00
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The Classic French EpicIllustrations & Illumination byVALENTI ANGELO
Scott-Moncrieff, C.K.  The song of Roland. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1938. 4to (27.5 cm; 10.875"). xiii, [1], 138, [2] pp.; illus.
$100.00
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California:  In the Midst of Death & Disaster”
Searight, Frank Thompson.  The doomed city a thrilling tale. Chicago: Laird & Lee, © 1906. 12mo (18.5 cm, 7.25"). 186, [2 (adv.)] pp.; illus.
[SOLD]
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A Look atTHREE Fine Presses
Sewell, Brocard.  Three private presses: Saint Dominic's Press, the Press of Edward Walters, Saint Albert's Press. Wellingborough: Christopher Skelton, 1979. 8vo (26 cm, 10.25"). 54, [2] pp.; illus.
$70.00
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Four of the Sonnets That Play Well” One of 30 Copies
Shakespeare, William.  IV sonnets. Providence, RI: Ziggurat Press, 1994. 32mo (12.2 x 25 cm; 4.75 x 9.875"). [11] ff.; illus.
$250.00
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Shakespeare with Contributions fromTwo Leading Lights of English Humanities
Shakespeare, William.  Shakespeare's comedy of The merchant of Venice. New York & London: Hodder & Stoughton (pr. by T. & A. Constable), [ca. 1910]. 4to (25.5 cm, 10"). xxxiv, 144 pp.; 36 col. plts.
$375.00
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The Dawn of the Enlightened Era” ofBrewing & Distilling
Shannon, Robert.  A practical treatise on brewing, distilling, and rectification, with the genuine process of making brandy, rum, and Hollands gin, the London practice of brewing porter, ale, and table beer, the method of brewing country ales, &c. London: Robert Scholey, 1805. 4to (27.5 cm, 10.9"). xxxii (half-title lacking), 307, [1], 248, 135, [1], 183, [1] pp.; 8 plts. (1 fold.), 5 fold. tables.
[SOLD]
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The Rain in Spain (Plus)
Shaw, George Bernard.  Pygmalion and Candida. Avon, CT: The Limited Editions Club, 1974. 8vo (29.8 cm, 11.75"). ix, [7], 169, [3] pp.; illus.
$75.00
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Gentleman Johnny BurgoyneCaesar & Cleo
Shaw, George Bernard.  Two plays for Puritans. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1966. Folio. Frontis., [4], vii–xxxiv, illus. page, [1 (blank)], 3–215, [4 (3 blank)] pp.; 12 plts.
$90.00

LEC: Mad Shelley”
Shelley, Percy Bysshe.  The poems of Percy Bysshe Shelley. Cambridge: The Limited Editions Club, 1971. 8vo (28 cm, 11"). xxvii, [1], 312, [4] pp.; illus.
$150.00
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“A Glass of Fashion to theBeau Monde
Sheridan, Richard Brinsley.  The school for scandal. Stratford-upon-Avon: Shakespeare Head Press, 1930. Folio (29.2 cm, 11.5"). xxvii, [1], 145, [1] pp.; illus.
$125.00
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Isn't Rustlings in the Rockies” a GREAT Title??
Shields, G.O.  Rustlings in the Rockies: Hunting and fishing by mountain and stream. Chicago: Belford, Clarke & Co., 1883. 8vo. Frontis., xvi (vii/viii bound in after xvi),9–306, [6 (adv.)] pp.; illus.
$100.00
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Early in theFIRST English Annual SeriesThis Copy in Its Box
Shoberl, Frederic, ed.  Forget me not;A Christmas and New Year's present for 1828.  London: R. Ackermann, [1828]. 12mo (14.4 cm, 5.75"). Engr. presentation leaf, engr. frontis., x, 418, 4 (advertisements) pp.; 14 plts. including presentation leaf and frontis.
$350.00
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Nero Lives!
Sienkiewicz, Henryk.  Quo vadis? Verona: Printed for the members of The Limited Editions Club, 1959. Small folio (27.3 cm, 10.75"). [4], v–xiii, [1], 3–595, [3] pp.; 35 plts.
$100.00
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The American Revolutionary War Firsthand Account of an Elite Fighting Force
Simcoe, John Graves.  Simcoe's military journal. A history of the operations of a partisan corps, called the Queen's Rangers, commanded by Lieut. Col. J.G. Simcoe, during the war of the American Revolution.... New York: Bartlett & Welford, 1844. 8vo (23.8 cm, 9.4"). xvii, [3], [13]–328 pp.; 10 fold. plts.
$1000.00
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East Anglian Historical Fiction, IllustratedWoman Author,
Woman Illustrator, Womanly Provenance
Sizer, Kate Thompson.  The wooing of Osyth: A story of the eastern counties in Saxon times. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., no date [ca. 1893]. Small square 8vo (19.6 cm, 7.75"). Frontis., xvi, [15]–255, [1] pp.; illus.
$35.00
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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.
$2500.00
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Human Justice vs. Divine Justice
Sophocles.  Antigone.   Haarlem: Printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club, , 1965. 8vo (30.2 cm, 11.9"). 127, [1] pp.; 8 col. plts.
$100.00
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A Military Manual for Troops Serving under a BRITISH OFFICER in the Peninsular Campaign
PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED
Spain.   Army.   Reglamento para el exercicio y maniobras de la infantería. De las evoluciones de línea. [colophon: Cadiz: en la Imprenta Tormentaria á cargo de Juan Domingo Villegas, 1813]. 8vo (21.5 cm; 8.125"). [2], 281–385, 15 pp., fold. plts. numbered xxxix –lxviii.
$1800.00
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Improved Edition of  SPANHEIM's Most Celebrated Work
Now, with More Illustrations!
Spanheim, Ezechiel.  Dissertationes de praestantia et usu numismatum antiquorum. Edition secunda, priori longe auctior, & variorum numismatum. Amstelodami: Apud Danielem Elsevirium, 1671. 4to (20.9 cm, 8.25"). Frontis., [46], 917, [51 (index)] pp.; illus.
$950.00
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One of the FirstEnglish Histories IN English
Speed, John.  The historie of Great Britaine under the conquests of the Romans, Saxons, Danes and Normans. Their originals, manners, habits, warres, coines, and seales: with the successions, lives, acts, and issues of the English monarchs from Iulius Caesar, unto the raigne of King Iames, of famous memorie. London: Pr. by John Dawson [and Thomas Cotes] for George Humble, 1632. Folio (33.5 cm, 13.25"). [10] ff., 1042 pp.; 1043–1086 ff., 1087–1237, [85 (index)] pp. (lacking frontis.); illus.
$3500.00
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Select Edition on Mississippi Monuments52 Plates
Squier, E.G., & E.H. Davis.  Ancient monuments of the Mississippi Valley. New York: Bartlett & Welford, 1848. Folio (33 cm, 13"). Frontis., xxxix, [1], 306 pp.; 51 plts. (some incl. in pagination).
[SOLD]
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Modern FictionSpecial Copywith ADVERTISEMENT
Steiner, Robert.  Passion. Lincoln, MA: Penmaen Press, Ltd., © 1980. 8vo (23.6 cm, 9.25"). 53, [3] pp. [with BROADSIDE] Books in print. Lincoln, MA: Penmaen Press, [1980?]. Folio (44.4 cm x 14.5 cm; 17.5" x 5.75"). [2] pp.
$75.00
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Designed by Eric GillEtchings by TegetmeierSigned by Both
Sterne, Laurence.    A sentimental journey through France and Italy. New York: Pr. for the Limited Editions Club, 1936. 4to (29.7cm, 11.7"). [4], vi, [5], 135, [1] pp.; illus.
$175.00
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Adventures inIslands & Highlands
Stevenson, Robert Louis.  Kidnapped. Being memoirs of the adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751. New York: For the Members of The Limited Editions Club by the Pynson Printers, 1938. Large 8vo (24.4 cm, 9.6"). xiv, [2], 236, [2] pp.; illus.
$150.00
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Dedicated to Patrons ofPure,
     Perfect, & Unpolluted Liberty
Stiles, Ezra.  A history of three of the judges of King Charles I. Major-General Whalley, Major-General Goffe, and Colonel Dixwell: Who, at the Restoration, 1660, fled to America; and were secreted and concealed, in Massachusetts and Connecticut, for near thirty years. With an account of Mr. Theophilus Whale, of Narragansett, supposed to have been also one of the judges. Hartford: Elisha Babcock, 1794. 12mo. 357, [5 (4 blank)], 357, [4 (3 blank)] pp.; 8 plts. (3 fold.); lacks the frontis. port.
$750.00
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485 Stunning Views ofEngland, Scotland, & Wales
EACH IMAGE Hand-Captioned
Storer, James Sargant.  Antiquarian and topographical cabinet, containing a series of elegant views of the most interesting objects of curiosity in Great Britain. London: W. Clarke, J. Carpenter, & H.D. Symonds, 1807–11. 8vo. 10 vols. I: [approx. 112] pp.; 56 plts. II: pp.; 49 plts. III: [approx. 110] pp.; 55 plts. IV: [approx. 92] pp.; 46 plts. V: [approx. 86] pp.; 43 plts. VI: [approx. 106] pp.; 53 plts. VII: [approx. 98] pp.; 49 plts. VIII: [approx. 86] pp.; 43 plts. IX: [approx. 110] pp.; 55 plts. X: [approx. 72], [16 (index)] pp.; 36 plts. (15 plts. lacking of 500).
$2250.00
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A SERIES OF SURTEES —

An Enduring Figure ofEnglish Comic Literature
Surtees, Robert Smith.  Handley Cross; or, Mr. Jorrocks's hunt. London: [Whitefriars Press, 1888]. 8vo (22.6 cm, 8.9"). xiii, [3], 578 pp.; 17 col. plts., 31 plts.
$100.00
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The Thrill of the ChaseIllustrated by Phiz
Surtees, Robert Smith.  Hawbuck Grange.  London: [Whitefriars Press, 1888]. 8vo (22.6 cm, 8.9"). [14], 265, [1] pp.; 8 col. plts.; 13 plts.
$125.00
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Chasing afterFoxes & Fortunes: 13 Hand-Colored Plates
Surtees, Robert Smith.  Mr. Sponge's sporting tour. London: [Whitefriars Press, 1888]. 8vo (22.6 cm, 8.9"). [2], x, [2], 450 pp.; 13 col. plts., 30 plts.
$125.00

Social Satire at Brighton: Illustrated by Leech
Surtees, Robert Smith.  Plain or ringlets?  London: [Whitefriars Press, 1888]. 8vo (22.6 cm, 8.9"). x, [4], 398 pp.; 12 col. plts., 8 plts.
$125.00
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Printing in AmericaBEFORE the Bay Psalm Book
Szewczyk, David, & Buffington, Cynthia Davis.  39 books and broadsides printed in America before the Bay Psalm Book. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company, 1988. 8vo (23.5 cm; 9.25"). ix, [1], 135, [1] pp., [2] ff.
$70.00
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