NEWEST ARRIVALS
NEWEST ENTRIES 5 SEPTEMBER 2018
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[ PART IPART II ]    


They Rambled on aboutSoho, a Much Frequented Track”
[Taylor, John].  Monsieur Tonson. A new version. Illustrated with beautiful copper-plates. Philadelphia: Morgan & Yeager, [1821–24]. 16mo (17 cm, 6.75"). [12] pp; 12 plts., illus.
$875.00
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Tasso's Masterpiece with aDellacruscan Scholar's Take
Tasso, Torquata.  Aminta: Favola boscareccia ... con le annotazioni d'Egidio Menagio accademico della Crusca. Venezia: Gio. Battista Pasquali, 1736. 8vo (18.8 cm, 7.4"). xlii, [2], 387, [1] pp.
$350.00
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A Late Georgian-EraProvincially Produced Primer
Howe's primer, or, the child's first book.  Derby: Printed by & for William Bemrose & Co., n.d. [ca. 1830]. 24mo (14 cm, 5.5"). 34 pp.; illus.
$375.00
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Innate Notions, Ideas, Words, etc.Locke on the Nature of Knowledge
Locke, John.  An essay concerning humane understanding. In four books. London: Pr. for Awnsham & John Churchil and Samuel Manship, 1694. Folio (32.8 cm, 12.875"). [40], 407, [13 (12 index)] pp. (portrait lacking; some pagination erratic).
$2200.00
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Greek Galore from theGiunta Press
Musaeus, Grammaticus, Homerus, & others.  [first seven lines in Greek, then in Latin] Musaei opusculum de Herone & Leandro. Orphei argonautica. Eiusdem hymni. Orpheus de lapidibus. Sententiae ex uarijs poetis. Homeri batrachomyomachia. [colophon: Florentiae: per haeredes Philippi Iuntae, 1519]. 8vo (16.5 cm, 6.5"). 104 ff.; illus.
$2500.00
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Against the PapacyIntroduction by LUTHER
Barnes, Robert.  Vitae romanorum pontificum, quos papas vocamus ... Eiusdem sententiae, sive praecipui christianae religionis articuli, partim ex sacris literis, partim diversis doctorum patrum scriptis asserti. Basilae: [no publisher], [1568]. 8vo (15 cm, 5.75"). [24], 306 [i.e., 406], [24] pp. (lacking 1 interior blank).
$975.00
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Mr. Brecht, Bring Down This “Fourth Wall”
Brecht, Bertolt; Jack Levine, illus.; Eric Bentley, intro.   The threepenny opera.  New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1982. 4to (29.3 cm, 11.5"). 155, [3] pp.; 12 plts. (incl. in pagination, incl. frontis.).
$125.00
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Prayers & Catechism in Latin & Greek for theBoys of St. Paul's School
St. Paul's School (London, England).  Preces catechismus et hymni Graecè et Latinè in usum antiquae et celebris scholae juxtà S. Pauli templum apud Londinates fundatore ... Johanne Coleto ... Londini: Ex officinâ Johannis Nichols et Sociorum, 1814. Small 8vo (18.5cm, 7.25"). Frontis. port., [1] f., 62 pp.
$675.00
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Kendrew “Penny Book” Chapbook in the 16-Page Format
Polly, Miss, & Master Tommy.  A collection of birds and riddles. York: J. Kendrew, Printer, [ca. 1820]. Near miniature (10 cm, 3.75"). 16 pp.; illus.
$125.00
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LEC: American Expatriate Literary Culture
Cowley, Malcolm.  Exile's return: A literary odyssey of the 1920's. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1981. 8vo (25.2 cm, 9.9"). Frontis., xx, [2], 281, [3] pp.; 9 plts.
$400.00
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An Heir of HippocratesA Pioneer Forensic Psychiatist
Esquirol, Etienne.  Aliénation mentale. Des illusions chez les aliénés. Question médico-légale sur l'isolement des aliénés. Paris: Librairie Medicale de Crochard, 1832. 8vo (22 cm, 8.5"). [2] ff., 83, [1] pp.
$2500.00
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They Also Selected a Specimen of Money-Wort”
[Wilson, Lucy Sarah Atkins].  A visit to Grove Cottage for the entertainment and instruction of children. London: J. Harris & Son [printed by Cox & Baylis], 1823. 16mo (17 cm, 6.875"). 56 pp.; 4 plts., illus.
$75.00
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The Envious DOG & the Ermine
[Wynne, John Huddlestone].  Tales for youth; in thirty poems: To which are annexed, historical remarks and moral applications in prose. London: Printed by J. Crowder for E. Newbery, 1794. 8vo (17 cm, 6.75"). x (i.e., viii), 158, [2] pp.; 1 plt., illus.
$600.00
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Able Bodied Seamen Needed for the Second Spanish-Portuguese War
Even to the Point of Giving Amnesty to Deserters
Peru.  Viceroy (1776–1780: Guirior).  Reglamento, e instrucción que ha de observarse en la formación de la matrícula de gente de mar. Que S. M. manda establecer en todos los pueblos que baña la agua salada en los de este virreynato. Exercicios en que ha de emplearse fuero militar de marina, y privilegios que ha de gozar. [in text, at end: Lima: 1777]. Folio (28.3 cm, 11.125"). [16] ff.
$1800.00
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The Animals Include the Xany
Lady, A.   An alphabet of animals.  London: Marshall & Co.; Leicester: Winks & Son, [ca. 1865]. 32mo (12 cm, 4.75"). 30, [2] pp.; illus.
$300.00
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Tom's Journey from Chimney-Sweep toGreat Man of Science”
Kingsley, Charles; A.E. Jackson, illus.  The water babies. London: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press (pr. by R. Clay & Sons, Ltd.), 1920. 8vo (23.9 cm, 9.4"). 252 pp.; 16 col. plts.
$275.00
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The Beginning of the Greenaway Vogue
Greenaway, Kate.  Under the window. Pictures & rhymes for children. London: George Routledge & Sons, [1878]. 8vo (24.1 cm, 9.5"). 64, [2] pp.; col. illus.
$450.00
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“A Truly Original Genius”
Bewick, Thomas.  A memoir of Thomas Bewick, written by himself. Newcastle-on-Tyne: Pr. by Robert Wardfor Jane Bewick; London: Longman, Green, Longman, & Roberts, 1862. 8vo (23.4 cm, 9.2"). Frontis., xix, [1], 344 pp.; 2 plts.
$150.00
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Illustrations by Dulac & aBRIGHT BRASS BIRD on the Cover
Pushkin, Alexander.  The golden cockerel. New York: The Limited Editions Club, n.d. [1950]. 4to (30.9 cm, 12.125"). 41, [3] pp.; 4 col. plts., illus.
$200.00
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It Shall Be My Endeavor Not to Exhaust My Reader's Patience in the Preface”
Wines, E.C.  Two years and a half in the navy: Or, journal of a cruise in the Mediterranean and Levant, on board of the U.S. frigate Constellation, in the years 1829, 1830, and 1831. Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1832. 12mo (18.5, 7.25"). I: xi, [1], 247, [1] pp. II: x, [2], 244, [36 (adv.)] pp.
$500.00
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A Powerhouse Trio on Celibacy & VirginityFrom the Aldine Press at Rome
Ambrose, Saint; Saint Jerome; & Saint Augustine.   De virginitate[,] opuscula sanctorum doctorum, Ambrosii, Hieronymi, et Augustini. Quae sint ex antiquis exemplaribus emendata, & quae varie legantur, in extremo libro ostendimus. Romae: Apud Paulum Manutium, Aldi F., 1562. 4to (21.8 cm, 8.5"). 109, [7] ff.
$2250.00
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The Last Nobleman to Suffer a Felon's Death in England
Ferrers, Lawrence Shirley, Earl.  The trial of Lawrence, Earl Ferrers, for the murder of John Johnson, before the Right Honourable the House of Peers in Westminster-Hall in full Parliament, on Wednesday the 16th, Thursday the 17th, and Friday the 18th of April, 1760: On the last of which days, judgment for murder was given against him. London: Printed for Samuel Billingsley, 1760. Folio (34.5 cm, 13.5"). [2] ff., 55, [1] pp.
$225.00
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Limited U.S. Issue25 Color Plates by Detmold
Aesopus [Aesop]; Edward J. Detmold, illus.  The fables of Aesop. New York: Hodder & Stoughton (pr. by Henry Stone & Son, Ltd.), 1909. Folio (31.5 cm, 12.4"). [160] pp.; 25 col. plts.
$1750.00
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Her First Published Novel
Ostenso, Martha.  Wild geese. New York: Dodd, Mead, & Co., 1925. Small 8vo (20 cm, 7.5"). [3] ff., 356 pp.
$39.50
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Early Christianity in Britain & theHeresy of Pelagianism
Ussher, James.  Britannicarum ecclesiarum antiquitates: Quibus inserta est pestiferae adversus Dei gratiam a Pelagio britanno in ecclesiam inductae haereseos historia. Accedit gravissimae quaestionis de christianarum ecclesiarum successione & statu historica explicatio. Londini: Impensis Benj. Tooke, 1687. Folio (31 cm, 12.5"). [8] ff., 136, 145–336, 339–509, [5], 507–548 pp., [7] ff., 191, [1] pp.
$600.00
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Presentation CopyPickering Press
Nicolas, Nicholas Harris, Sir.  Life of Geoffrey Chaucer. London: William Pickering [colophon: C. Whittingham], 1843. 16mo (17 cm, 6.7"). Engr. frontis., [5], 10–144 pp.
$375.00
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Cautionary Tales forChildren of the Young American RepublicBEWARE Ballooning!
[Darton, William].  The third chapter of accidents and remarkable events: Containing caution and instruction for children. Philadelphia: J. Johnson, 1807. 32mo (13 cm, 5"). [48] pp.; illus.
$450.00
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Sallust for the 19th Century
Sallustius Crispus, Gaius [i.e., Sallust].  C. Crispi Sallustii Opera quae exstant. Accedunt orationes et epistolae ex historiarum libris superstites. Londini: Basil Montagu Pickering [colophon: excudebant Whittingham et Wilkins], 1864. 4to (28.7 cm, 11.25"). [4], 191, [1] pp.
$150.00
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Updated ContentsUnusual Title-Page
Goselini, Giuliano; Francesco Melchiori, ed.  Rime del S. Giuliano Goselini. In Venetia: Appresso Francesco Franceschi, 1588. 12mo (14.6 cm, 5.75"). [24], 362, [22] pp.; illus.
[SOLD]
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Letters for Everyone
Caro, Annibale; Giovanni Batista Caro, ed.   De le lettere familiari del commendatore Annibal Caro volume primo. Venetia: Appresso Aldo Manutio, 1572. 4to (20.3 cm, 8"). [12], 296, [4] pp.
$750.00
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Robin Is to the Greenwood Gone
Lees, Jim, ed.; David Gentleman, illus.  The ballads of Robin Hood. Cambridge: Printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club, 1977. 4to (27.9 cm, 11"). Frontis., xxiii, [1], 206, [2] pp.; 7 plts., illus.
$75.00
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Following Estienne but Not Printed by ThemEx–Grolier Club
Bible.  N.T. Greek. 1549. Estienne.   [First four words in Greek, transliterated as] Tes Kaines Diathekes hapanta. [then in Latin] Novum testamentum. Parisiis: Apud Petru[m] Haultinu[m], in vico Jacobaeo [colophon: Benedictus Praevotius, typographus], 1549. 16mo (12.2 cm, 4.75"). 2 vols. I: 190 ff. II: 191–248, 165 [i.e., 167], [1] ff.
$850.00
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Signed bySinger & Soyer
Singer, Isaac Bashevis; Raphael Soyer, illus.; Harry T. Moore, intro.   The gentleman from Cracow / The mirror. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1979. 8vo (26.6 cm, 10.5"). xi, [1], 59, [5] pp.; 11 col. plts., 23 plts.
$200.00
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Teaching Spanish to U.S. Students Using Canonical Writers
Sales, Francisco, comp. & ed.  Colmena española; ó, Piézas escogídas de vários autóres españóles, moráles, instructívas, y divertídas. Boston: Munroe y Francis, 1825. 24mo (14.5 cm, 5.5"). 216 pp.
$300.00
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All about WineIllustrated by Bewick's Prize Pupil
Henderson, Alexander.  The history of ancient and modern wines. London: Baldwin, Cradock, & Joy (pr. by J. Moyes), 1824. 4to (27.8 cm, 10.9"). xvi, [2], 408 pp.; 1 fold. table (incl. in pagination), illus.
$1200.00
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Richard the Third & Chiswick Press
More, Thomas.  The history of King Richard the Third. Chiswick: From the press of C. Whittingham for R. Triphook, 1821. 8vo (19.5 cm, 7.625"). Engr. frontis., xiv, [2], 241, [3] pp.; 1 plt.
$250.00
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The Dispossesseds' Testimony . . .
Abstracted & Published
(IRELAND).  [Jones, Henry, et al.].  A remonstrance of divers remarkeable passages concerning the church and kingdome of Ireland, recommended by letters from the Right Honourable the Lords Justices, and Counsell of Ireland, and presented by Henry Jones Doctor in Divinity, and agent for the ministers of the Gospel in that kingdom, to the Honourable House of Commons in England. London: Pr. for Godfrey Emerson, & William Bladen, 1642. 4to (19 cm, 7.5"). [4] ff., 82 pp.
$1250.00
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Stick, Stick, Beat Dog”
The old woman and her pig.  [New-York: McLoughlin Bros., 1890?]. Small 8vo (19.9 cm, 7.75"). [6] ff. (incl. boards); illus.
$90.00
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Handsomely Printed Black-Letter Edition of the Wycliffe N.T.
Bible.   N.T. English (Middle English). 1848. Wycliffe.  The New Testament in English translated by John Wycliffe. Chiswick: Pr. by Charles Whittingham for William Pickering, 1848. 4to (25 cm, 9.8"). [10], [248] ff.; 1 plt.
$950.00
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“The Transactions ofthe Most Finished & Notorious Cheat
That Ever Disgraced Human Nature” — NOT a Piracy
(Price, Charles).  A new edition. Being a more minute and particular account of that consummate adept in deception, Charles Price, otherwise Patch, many years a stock-broker and lottery-office-keeper in London and Westminster. London: Printed for the editor ... sold by G. Kearsley, 1786. 12mo in 4s (18.1 cm, 7.125"). 48 pp.; 1 folding plt.
$475.00
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A Game with Forfeits, a Dictator, & Mirth
(Illustrated Rhyming Game).  The gaping, wide-mouthed, waddling frog: A new and entertaining game of questions and commands with proper directions for playing the game and crying forfeits: Embellished with thirteen coloured engravings. [London]: Republished by Field & Tuer, 1887. Small 8vo (18.5 cm, 7.25"). [4], iv, [7]-29, [2] pp., [4 (ads)] ff.; [1] plt., col. illus.
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With Typical Kendrew Charm & Quality
The house that Jack built; To which is added, some account of Jack Jingle, Showing by what means he acquired his learning and in consequence thereof got rich, and built himself house [sic]. Adorned with cuts. York: Printed by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [ca. 1820]. 64mo (8.5 cm; 3.375"). 24 pp.; illus.
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Birket Foster:  Green Grass Below, Green Leaves O'erhead
Green Banks on Either Side”
Taylor, Tom; Myles Birket Foster, illus.  Birket Foster's pictures of English landscape. London: Routledge, Warne, & Routledge, 1863. 4to (26.3 cm, 10.4"). [74 (2 adv.)] pp.; 30 plts.
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A Charming & AttractiveBIBLIO HOAX
Repton, J. Adey.  A trewe & feythfull hystorie of the redoubtable Prynce Radapanthus. [London: Re-printed by R. & A. Taylor, 1820]. 24mo (13.5 cm, 5.25"). [2] ff., 41, [1] pp.; 1 illus.
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TONGUE FUN!
Peter Piper's practical principles of plain and perfect pronunciation.  London: Grant & Griffith, [ca. 1843-56?]. 12mo (18 cm, 7"). 32, [3 (ads)], [1 (blank)] pp.; color illus.
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Abelard & Héloïse forAmerican Spanish-Speakers
Abelard, Peter; Héloïse.  Correspondencia de Abelardo y Eloísa. Filadelfia: No publisher/printer, 1826. 16mo (15 cm, 6"). Frontis., 159, [1] pp.; 1 plt.
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Little Orphant Annie's Come to Our House to Stay”
Riley, James Whitcomb; Ethel Franklin Betts, illus.  The Orphant Annie book. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., (copyright 1908). 4to (29.4 cm, 11.6"). [30] pp.; 8 col. plts.
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Opposing Satan's Servants witha Lot of Slogging
Fernald, Mark.  Life of Elder Mark Fernald, written by himself. Newburyport: Geo. Moore Payne & D.B. Pike; Philadelphia: Christian General Book Concern (pr. by William H. Huse), 1852. 12mo (19.6 cm, 7.7"). Frontis., 405, [1] pp.
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Whatever You Do, Junior, Don't Blow Up the House
Grotz, Christopher.  The art of making fireworks, detonating balls, &c. New York: Printed & published by S[olomon] King, 386 Broadway, 1822. 12mo (18 cm, 7"). 26 pp.
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AND If You Read this Book to Methe Raree Show You Then Will See”
“Puzzlecap, Peter” [pseud.], comp.  Gammer Gurton's garland of nursery songs, and Toby Tickle's collection of riddles. Glasgow: Lumsden & Son, [1815–1820?]. Near miniature (10 cm, 3.875"). 32 pp.; illus.
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An Illustrated Children's Series BookAn Uncle's Kind Gift Inscription
Forrester, Francis [pseud. of Daniel Wise].  Arthur's temptation: or, The lost goblet. Boston: Brown & Taggard, 1860. 18mo (15.5 cm, 6.125"). Frontis., 64 pp.; illus.
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Reproducing the ProcessOne of Just 50 Copies
Blake, William.  There is no natural religion. [colophon: Boissia, Clairvaux: Published by the Trianon Press for the William Blake Trust, 1971]. 12mo (18.7 cm, 7.375") & 4to (30.8 cm, 12.125"). 12mo: [42] ff.; illus., facsims. 4to: [53] ff.; illus., facsims.
$975.00
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From Cottage to Castle
E.F.  The castles of Montreuil and Barre; or, the histories of the Marquis La Brun and the Baron La Marche, the late inhabitants and proprietors of the two castles. A gothic story. London: Printed & sold by S. Fisher, 1801. 4to (18.8 cm, 7.375"). Engr. frontis., 48 pp.
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A Romance of ChivalryA Copy That Had Its Own “Adventures”
Floresta, Pedro de la.  Historia de los muy nobles y valientes cavalleros, Oliveros de Castilla y Artus de Algarve. Y de sus maravillosas y grandes hazañas. Madrid: A costa de Don pedro Joseph Alonso y Padilla, Librero de Camara de S.M., [1735]. Small 8vo (14 cm; 5.5"). [2] ff., 219, [1 (blank)] pp., [1 (blank)] f.
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Early Americanum, BAV 51Woodcut Title-page by Burgkmair
Stamler, Johannes.  Dyalogus ... de diversarum gencium sectis et mundi religionibus. [colophon: Auguste: Per Erhardum Oglin & Ieorgi Nadler, 1508]. Folio (31 cm, 12.25"). [2], 32, [2] ff.
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AND If You Read this Book to Me, the Raree Show You Then Will See”
“Puzzlecap, Peter” [pseud.], comp.  Gammer Gurton's garland of nursery songs, and Toby Tickle's collection of riddles. Glasgow: Lumsden & Son, [1815–1820?]. Near miniature (10 cm, 3.875"). 32 pp.; illus.
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Cebuano Grammar, 1804
Encina, Francisco.  [drop-title] Arte de la lengua zebuana. [Sampaloc?, Manila?]: No publisher/printer, [1804]. 8vo (19.5 cm, 7.75"). 616, [16 (1 blank)] pp.
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A Different Take on Cromwell vs. the King
[Bancks, John].  The life of Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland, and Ireland: Containing particularly his decent, his first advances to popularity, his wonderful success in the civil wars, Battle of Worcester, &c. &c. Stourbridge: Heming & Tallis, [ca. 1815]. 12mo (19 cm, 7.5"). Frontis., [2], [7]–28 pp.
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Up & DownPocklington Gardens Street
  Hand-Colored PlatesZaehnsdorf Binding
Thackeray, William Makepeace.  Our street. London: Chapman & Hall, 1848. 8vo (18.7 cm, 7.4"). 54, [2 (adv.)] pp.; 16 plts.
$750.00
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One of theSpecial Copies
Goudy, Frederic W.  The story of the Village Type by its designer.... New York: Press of the Woolly Whale, 1933. 8vo (23.4 cm, 9.25"). [6], 13, [15] pp.
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Aldine-Published Poem onHUNTING
Conti, Natale.  Natalis Comitum Veneti De venatione, libri IIII. Hieronymi Ruscellii scholiis brevissimis illustrati. Venetiis: [colophon:] Apud Aldi filios, 1551. 8vo (15.5 cm, 6"). 44, [4] ff.
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Singular Proceedings of theSand-Wasp
Howitt, William, & Myles Birket Foster.  The year-book of the country; or, The field, the forest, and the fireside. London: Henry Colburn, 1850. 8vo (20.7 cm; 8.125"). viii, 445, [2], 16 pp (publisher’s catalogue).
$40.00
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Tepper's Most Ornately Decorated” Book
Independent Order of Odd Fellows.  The Odd-fellows' offering, for 1852. Embellished with elegant engravings, and a highly-finished presentation plate. New York: Edward Walker (pr. by E.N. Grossman & Son), 1852 (copyright 1851). 8vo (22.3 cm, 8.75"). 320 pp.; 11 plts.
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A Scarce Survivor
The adventures of little dame Crump and her little white pig. Albany: Fisk & Little, 82 State Street, [1854–57]. 12mo (18 cm; 7"). [16] pp.
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Bird & Bull PressIncunables Studied Here
Schulz, Ernst. The study of incunables: Problems and aims. Philadelphia: The Philobiblon Club, 1977. 8vo (24 cm; 9.25"). vii, 28, [1 (colophon)] pp.
$27.50
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“A Faint Heart Never Won a Fair Lady”
Proverbs of Little Solomon. Containing entertaining stories...  Edinburgh: Published by Oliver & Boyd, Netherbow, [1808–09]. 48mo (10.3 cm, 4"). [32] pp. (including wrappers); illus.
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Twain, PYLE, & La Pucelle
Twain, Mark; & Howard Pyle, illus.  Saint Joan of Arc. New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1919. 8vo (24 cm, 9.45"). xiii, [3], 32 pp.; 4 col. plts.
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The Other Side of Chaucer
Chaucer, Geoffrey.  Chaucer's romaunt of the rose[,] Troilus and Creseide[,] and the minor poems. London: William Pickering [colophon: C. Whittingham, Chiswick], 1846. 12mo (19.3 cm, 7.625"). 3 vols. I: 7, 10–144, [1], 2–230 pp. II: [7], 2–348 pp. III: 7, 2–352 pp.
$550.00
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Turnèbe Tackles Hephaestion
Hephaestion.  [title in Greek, transliterated as] Hephaistionos Alexandreos encheiridion peri metron kai poiematon. Eis to auto scholia. Parisiis: Apud Adrianum Turnebum typographum regium [colophon: Excudebatur Lutetiae Parisiorum], 1553. 4to (22.7 cm, 9"). [4], 95, [9] pp.
$1800.00
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Chicken Soup for the HUGUENOT Soul?
L'Espine, Jean de.  Excellens discours de I. de l'Espine angevin. Touchant le repos & contentement de l'esprit. La Rochelle: Hierosme Haultain, 1594. 12mo (13.7 cm, 5.38"). 758 pp., [5 (blank)] ff.
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A Thank-You / An Announcement
Family of Juan José Neira.  Broadside, begins: Un año hace que ha dejado de existir el general Neira. Bogotá: [Family of Juan José Neira], 1842. Small 4to (25 x 21 cm; 9.75" x 8" ). [1] p.
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KJV Bifolium, 1611
Bible.   English. 1611. Authorized (i.e., “King James Version”).   Bifolium extracted from the Old Testament of the first edition of the King James Version of the Bible. London: Imprinted ... by Robert Barker, 1611. Folio (39.8 cm, 15.625"). [2] ff. (i.e., 4 pp.).
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FIRST Edition of the Council of Trent's CatechismThe Aldine Press at ROME
Catholic Church.  Catechisms & creeds.  Catechismus, ex decreto Concilii Tridentini, ad parochos, Pii Quinti Pont. Max. iussu editus. Romae: In aedibus populi Romani, apud Paulum Manutium, 1566. Chancery folio in sixes (30.3 cm, 12"). [2] ff., 359, [1] pp., [6] ff.
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From Ape to Zebra
The young child's A, B, C; or, first book.  New York: Samuel Wood & Sons, No. 261, Pearl-Street; Samuel S. Wood & Co. No. 212, Market Street, Baltimore, [ca. 1820]. Square 8vo (10.5 cm, 4.13"). 16 pp.
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Black Sun Edition of aConnolly 100 Selection
Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de.  Night flight. Paris: Crosby Continential Editions, 1932. Square 16mo (16.2 cm, 6.375") 189, [3] pp.
$500.00
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Noted Christian Nativist Fans the Flames
Sparry, C.  The illustrated Christian martyrology; being an authentic and genuine historical account of the principal persecutions against the church of Christ, in different parts of the world by pagans and papists. Philadelphia: Leary & Getz, 1854. 8vo (23.5 cm; 9.5"). Color frontis., 254 pp., [16] ff. (of publisher's ads), 23 color plts.
$550.00
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On the Estiennes & Their PeersBound by Bernard Middleton
Greswell, William Parr.  A view of the early Parisian Greek press; including the lives of the Stephani; notices of other contemporary Greek printers of Paris; and various particulars of the literary and ecclesiastical history of their times. Oxford: Pr. by S. Collingwood for D.A. Talboys, 1833. 8vo (23 cm, 9.1"). 2 vols. I: xix, [1], 412 pp. II: vii, [1], 413, [1] pp.
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Anti-Papal MockeryLatin Verse & ProseSigned French Binding
[Curione, Celio Secondo].  Pasquillorum tomi duo. Quorum primo versibus ac rhythmis, altero soluta oratione conscripta quamplurima continentur... Eleutheropoli: [Johann Oporinus], 1543. 8vo (13.9 cm, 5.5"). [16], 537 (i.e., 637), [1] pp.
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By the MENTOR, about the MENTEESigned Binding by Hayday
Evelyn, John.  The life of Mrs. Godolphin. London: William Pickering, 1848. 16mo (17.5 cm, 6.875"). xviii, 291 pp.
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An Example of Determination!One Man's Take on Boston
Dearborn, Nathaniel.  Boston notions; being an authentic and concise account of “that village,” from 1630 to 1847. Boston: Printed by N. Dearborn ... sold by W.D. Ticknor & Co., 1848. 16mo (15.9 cm; 6.25"). xx, [3], 8–426 pp., [35] plts., [6] maps.
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SPECIAL EFFECTS!  A BALLOON ASCENSION!!
Playbill.  18 December 1783, Drury-Lane. The Gamester (Edward Moore) [Sixth time; ending with a new comic ballet by Mr. and Miss Hamoir] with Who's the Dupe? (Hannah Cowley). London: 1783.
$100.00
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EVERYTHING You Need to Know about the Nobility, &Other Tuscan Matters
[Italian Almanac].  Almanacco Toscano 1846. Firenze: Stamperia Granducale, [1846]. 12mo (14.6 cm, 5.75"). Engr. t.-p., 689, [1] pp.; 6 plts.
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Virginia Love Story / Margaret Armstrong Binding
Page, Thomas Nelson.  The old gentleman of the Black Stock. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. 8vo (18.7 cm, 7.3"). viii, [4], 169, [1] pp.; 8 col. plts.
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Taking the Fad TOO Far?
Harsha, D.A.  The Heavenly token a gift book for Christians. New York: H. Dayton; Indianapolis: Asher & Co., 1859. 12mo (18.6 cm; 7.625"). Engr. frontis., 491 pp.
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Moral Observations & Instructions” in aPretty Little Package
Sacred gift of devout & useful sayings. Boston: G. W. Cottrell, copyright 1851. Miniature (8 cm; 3.125"). 96 pp.
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GORGEOUSLY Printed Poetry & Portrait on VELLUM fromthe MOSHER PRESS
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel.  The blessed damozel. [colophon: Portland, Maine: Thomas B. Mosher, 1901]. 4to (14.7 cm; 5.75"). [2], frontis., xiii, [1], 32, [2] pp.
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A Meistersinger on theState of the World, 1520
With aGreat Woodcut by Urs Graf
Hass [or Has], Kunz.  Das ist yetz der gemain vnd new gebrauch. in welchem das volck der welt zu dissen gezeiten gantz seer beladen ist. [Augsburg: Johann Schönsperger, 1520 (?)]. Small 4to (18 cm; 7"). [8] ff. (last blank).
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