NEWEST ARRIVALS
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[ PART IPART II ]    

The Last Romance Written by William Morris
Edited by May Morris
    
(Kelmscott Press).  Morris, William.  The sundering flood. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1897 [i.e., 1898]. 8vo (21 cm, 8.26"). [2], 507, [1] pp.
$3000.00
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First Edition of a CLASSICBuilding Shapes EFFICIENTLY
Alberti, Giuseppe Antonio.  Trattato della misura delle fabbriche nel quale oltre la misura di tutte le superficie comuni si da ancora la misura di tutte le specie di Volte, e d'ogni specie di solido, che possa occorrere nella misura di esse. Venezia: appresso Giambattista Recurti, 1757. 8vo (21.4 cm; 8.5"). Engr. frontis. port., xxxii, 279, [3] pp., XXXVIII plts.
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A Philadelphia CompanyPursues National &
Trans-Atlantic Trade
(1785–91)
Arthur, Thomas, & Co.   Manuscript on paper, in English. Philadelphia: 1785–91. Folio (31.7 cm, 12.4"). [48] pp.
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Delicious Melodies to Charm the Listening Ear, & Glowing Pictures
to Fascinate the Kindling Eye Withal”

(Featuring American Artists & Some American Poets Too)
Saunders, Frederick.  Festival of song: A series of evenings with the poets. New York: Bunce & Huntington (pr. by Mooney & Brown), 1866. 8vo (23.5 cm, 9.25"). xiv, 376 pp.; illus.
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Where Medicine & Faith Healing Intersect
A faithful account of Catharine Mewis, of Barton-under-Needwood, in Staffordshire; who is deprived of her eyesight six days out of seven and can only see on the Sabbath.   Nottingham: Pr. by C. Sutton, for the Flying Stationers, n.d. (ca. 1811?). 12mo (15.4 cm, 6.06"). 8 pp.
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Children, Build Your Own Paradise in the Woods
Jauffret, Louis François.  The little hermitage, a tale; illustrative of the arts of rural life. London: Pr. for Richard Phillips (by W. Heney), 1805. 12mo (13.5 cm, 5.3"). 72 pp.; 2 plts.
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LOVE is the Magic That Makes All Things Fair”
Classic Story, Classic Illustrations
Boyle, Eleanor Vere.   Beauty and the beast.   An old tale new-told, with pictures, by E.V.B. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle, [1875]. 4to (26.4 cm, 10.39"). [6], 57, [1] pp.; 10 col. plts., illus.
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CAT-Master Dick becomes London's Lord Mayor:  Illustrated Scottish Version
(Glasgow Chapbook).  The history of Whittington and his cat. Glasgow: A. Paterson, [ca. 1820]. 16mo (10.3 cm, 4.05"). 16 pp.; illus.
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A Variation on One of Bodoni's Greatest Hits
Horatius Flaccus, Quintus.  Q. Horatii Flacci Opera. Parmae: Ex Regio Typographeo, 1793. 8vo (22.5 cm, 8.85"). [2], xxi, [1], 376 pp.
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Classic English Theology / Divine Authority” Affirmed
Stillingfleet, Edward.  Origines sacrae. Or a rational account of the grounds of Christian faith, as to the truth and divine authority of the Scriptures, and the matters therein contained. London: Pr. by J. Heptinstall for Henry & George Mortlock, 1709. Folio. 2 parts in 1. I: Frontis., [14] ff., 386 pp. II: [2] ff., 116 pp., [1 (ads)] f.
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First Edition in NahuatlAndrade Provenance
Ripalda, Gerónimo.; Ignacio de Paredes (trans.).  Catecismo mexicano. Mexico: Imprenta de la Bibliotheca Mexicana, 1758. 12mo. [16] ff., 170 pp., [1] f.
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An Illustrated Broadside Celebrating aMajor Military Victory
From the Press of a
Widow Printer of Madrid
Beer, Cornelius de, artist.  Breve y verdadera descripcion del ynexpvgnable fverte Schencken, como por yndustria de la gente de su M[a]g[esta]d Catolica se gano en 28 de jvlio año 1635. Madrid: por la Viuda de Iuan Gonçalez [Juan Gonzalez, 1635. Folio (39.5 x 25.5 cm, 15.5" x 10"). [1] f.
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Scarce Chapbook:  The Legendary Bandit-Outlaw ofJAMAICA
(Anti-Slavery Chapbook).  The wonderful life and adventures of Three-Fingered Jack, the terror of Jamaica. Otley: Pr. by William Walker and sold by the booksellers, [ca. 1825]. 12mo (18.4 cm, 7.25"). 12 pp.
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Buffon's Natural History in the “Short” Version:  Four Volumes
Upwards of Four Hundred Engravings on Wood”
Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de; John Wright, ed.   Buffon's natural history of the globe and of man; beasts, birds, fishes, reptiles, and insects. London: Printed for T.T. & J. Tegg (by C. Whittingham at the Chiswick Press), 1833. 12mo (16.8 cm, 6.6"). 4 vols. I: vi, 463, [1] pp.; illus. II: [2], 492 pp.; illus. III: [2], 476 pp.; illus. IV: [2], 470 pp.; illus.
$300.00
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Cheap Repository: Regrets of James Maclean,
the
Gentleman Highwayman
(James Maclean).   Execution of Maclean, commonly known by the name of the Gentleman Highwayman. London: J. Marshall & R. White; Bath: S. Hazard, [1795]. 12mo (15.8 cm, 6.23"). 22, [2 (adv.)] pp.
$250.00
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A Handsome “Facsimile”A Pleasing Reference Resource
Simon Gribelin II, illus.; Philip Hofer, intro.; & Rudolph Ruzicka.   A book of ornaments: engraved by Simon Gribelin II in the year MDCCIV and now partially reprinted in collotype facsimile. Meriden, CT: Timothy Press, 1941. Oblong 8vo (20.6 cm, 8.125"). 13, [3] pp.; 6 ff. of plts., illus.
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Bodoni Poetry
Doricleo, Silvino [pseud. of Giuseppe Bonvicini].  Pensieri poetici. Parma: Co' Tipi Bodoniani, 1797. 4to (31 cm, 12.25"). [8], 31, [1] pp.
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The History & Bibliography ofThe Taller Martín Pescador
(through 2014)
Pascoe, Juan.   Taller Martín Pescador, anecdotario y bibliografía / 1971–2014. Oaxaca: Museo de Filatelia de Oaxaca, Huipulco, Tlalpan, 2014. 4to (31 cm, 12"). 208 pp., illus., (some color)., facsims.
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Milton, Illustrated
Milton, John; Richard Westall, illus.   Paradise lost. A poem, in twelve books. London: Pr. for John Sharpe, 1816–22. 12mo (17.2 cm, 6.75"). 2 vols. I: Frontis., 8, [192] pp.; 6 plts. II: Frontis., [4] pp., [188 (7 blank)] pp.; 6 plts.
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The Psychedelic Venus Church Berkeley, 1973
Psychedelic Venus Church, Berkeley, CA.   Nelly Heathen. Berkeley, CA: Psychedelic Venus Church, 1973. Folio. 24 pp.
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Return to Your Homes, Fallen Women
(Cheap Repository).   Onesimus; or, the run-away servant converted. A true story. London: Sold by J. Marshall, R. White, & S. Hazard, [1796]. 12mo (17.7 cm, 6.96"). 16 pp.
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Estelle,  Illustrated & in English
Florian, Jean-Pierre Claris de; Samuel Maxey, trans.; James Mitan, illus.   Estelle, a pastoral romance. London: Pr. by C. Whittingham for T. Boosey et al., 1803. 8vo (16.8 cm, 6.6"). xxiv, 181, [3 (2 adv.)] pp.; 7 plts.
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Seville Jesuits Pursue Legacies in MexicoA Woman's Estate Included
(Mata, Martin de la).  Manuscript on paper, in Spanish: A carta de poder. Sevilla: 1692 (4 July). Folio (30.8 cm, 12.125"). [3] pp., with a final page blank.
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Pioneer Work in What Was Then Practically
a Virgin Field for Antiquarian Research”
Stein, Marc Aurel, Sir.  Ruins of desert Cathay: Personal narrative of explorations in central Asia and westernmost China. London: Macmillan & Co., 1912. 8vo (24.2 cm, 9.52"). 2 vols. I: Col. frontis., xxxviii, 546 pp.; 3 fold. plts., 105 (2 col.) plts. II: Frontis., xxi, [1], 517, [3 (2 adv.)] pp.; 4 fold. plts., 2 fold. maps, 120 (5 col.) plts.
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No Plan, No Pattern Can We Trace”Illustrated
(The Persuasive Power of Metaphor?)
[More, Hannah].  Turn the carpet; or, the two weavers: A new song, in a dialogue between Dick and John. London: Sold by J. Marshall, R. White, & S. Hazard, [1796]. 12mo (17.7 cm, 6.97"). [8] pp.; illus.
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Religion Defended, In Long Cantos &Very Small Letters
Bernis, François-Joachim de Pierre de.  La religion vengée. Poëme en dix chants. Parme: dans Le Palais Royal, 1795. 8vo (16.8 cm, 6.6"). [28], 243, [1] pp.
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Illustrated Goldsmith
Goldsmith, Oliver.  The traveller, the deserted village, and other poems. London: John Sharpe, 1825. 16mo (14.2 cm, 5.6"). Add. engr. t.-p., 166, [2] pp.; 5 plts.
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TOYS Ancient & Modern forIndian ChildrenInscribed by the Illustrator
Dongerkery, Kamala S.; Mrs. A.B. Schwarz, illus.  A journey through Toyland. Bombay: Popular Book Depot, 1954. 8vo (25.4 cm, 10"). Frontis., xvii, [3], 118, [2 (blank)] pp.; 8 plts., illus.
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Mystic, Friend of Teresa of Avila, Patron Saint of BRAZIL . . .
. . . *&* of . . . Night Watchmen
The LIMA Announcement of His Beatification
Catholic Church. Pope (1621–1623; Gregory XV).  Broadside, begins: Beatificatio. Servi dei fratris Petri de Alcantara Ordinis Minorvm Regvlaris obseruantiae Discalceatorum, fundatoris Prouinciae Sancti Iosephi in regno Castellae. Gregorivs PP. XV. ad perpetvam rei memoriam. Lima: Geronymo de Contreras, 1623. Imperial folio (42,5 x 30.5 cm, 16.75" x 11.75"). [1] p.
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Didot PrintedPetit BoundBEAUTIFUL Biblical Antiquarianism
Bible.   Latin (Old Latin). Vulgate. 1785.  Bibliorum sacrorum vulgatae versionis editio. Parisiis: Excudabat Fr. Amb. Didot natut maj., 1785. 8vo in 4s (19 cm, 7.5"). 8 vols. I: xvi, 501, [1] pp. II: [2] ff., 450 pp. III: [2] ff., 393, [1] pp. IV: [2] ff., 428 pp. V: [2] ff., 400 pp. VI: [2] ff., 444 pp. VII: [2] ff., 407, [1] pp. VIII: [2] ff., 373, [1] pp.
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Handsome Job Printing by aPuebla Widow Printer
Osorio de Escobar y Llamas, Diego.  Nos el obispo dean, y cabildo de la sancta iglesia cathedral de esta ciudad de la Puebla de los Angeles, &c. Por quanto aviendo conferido los medio que conforme al estado en que se hallan las rentas desta Sancta Iglesia ... [Puebla: Viuda de Juan de Borja y Gandia, not later than 1666]. Folio extra (43 x 31 cm, 16.875" x 12.125"). [1] f.
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Vizcaino & Serra Letters inExtremely Good 19th-Century Facsimiles
(Spanish-era California).  Three excellent photographic copies of autograph letters in the Archivo General de Indias. [copies made in Seville: Establecimiento Tipografico y Litografico “El Porvenir”, 1884]. Folio (31 cm, 12.5"). [1], [2], [3] pp.
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Instituting Basic Accountability
in theTransportation of GOLD & SILVER
Croix, Carlos Francisco de, marques de Croix.   Broadside, begins: D. Carlos Francisco de Croix ... virrey, gobernador, y capitan general del reyno de Nueva-Espana ... Sin embargo de que por leyes y reales disposiciones esta justamente prevenido que las platas se conduzcan con los despachos ... [Mexico: No publisher/printer, 15 December 1766]. Folio extra (38 cm, 15"). [1] p.
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Early Printing: WOMEN Are Inherently Flawed, But
Can Be Virtuous
Allestree, Richard.  The ladies calling in two parts. Oxford: Pr. at the Theater, 1673. 8vo (18.1 cm, 7.12"). [26], 141, [3], 96, 89–94, 99–[100] pp. (engr. frontis. lacking).
$225.00
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MPONGWE Grammar & Vocabulary
[Wilson, John Leighton?].  Heads of Mpongwe grammar; containing most of the principles needed by a learner. By a late missionary. New York: Mission House, 1879. 8vo (23.5 cm, 8.25"). 59, [1], 54 [i.e., 52] pp.
$425.00
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Ocharte Job Printing Using Roman Type
Notarial form.  Carta de poder. [Mexico: Pedro Ocharte, before 15 March 1590]. Folio (31.5 cm, 12.5"). [1] f.
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With Upwards of Fifty Illustrations”
Lemon, Mark; Charles H. Bennett & Richard Doyle, illus.   Fairy tales. London: Bradbury, Evans, & Co., 1868. 8vo (19.9 cm, 7.83"). [12], 189, [3] pp.; 6 plts., illus.
$300.00
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Updating the Catholic Marriage Ceremony
Catholic Church. Liturgy & ritual.  Broadside, begins: Benedictio nuptiarum. [Mexico: No publisher/printer, ca. 1770]. Folio (31.5 cm, 12.25"). [1] p.
$200.00
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Written, Owned, & Used byAmerican Women
Lloyd, Ella Bentley.  Grandma's cook book. Portsmouth, OH: Keystone Press, 1900. 8vo (20.3 cm, 7.99"). 202, [6 (adv.)] pp.
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Treachery! Deception!  BUT in the End — Conjugal Delights!
The history of Donna Eugenia; or, the innocent adulteress.  London: Pr. by Lewis and Ramblin for Langley and Belch, 1807. 16mo (17.6 cm, 6.9"). Col. frontis., [2], [7]–40 pp.
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Aldine Incunable Leaf inGREEK
Theophrastus.  Single leaf from Peri phyton historia [romanized from the Greek; i.e., in Latin, De historia plantarum]. Venetiis (Venice): Aldus Manutius, 1497. Folio (30 cm, 11.625"). [1] f.
$750.00
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Singing the Praises of the Immortal Jenner: Vaccination Verse
Ponta, Gioachino.  Il trionfo della vaccinia: Poema. Parma: Co' Tipi Bodoniani, 1810. 8vo (21.8 cm, 8.58"). [12], 302 pp.
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Language Closely Related to BengaliPrinted at a Mission Press
In Oriya Characters
   
Bible. N.T. Matthew. Oriya.  The Gospel by Matthew in Oriya. Cuttack: Pr. at the Mission Press, for the Crissa Baptist Mission, 1888. 32mo (12 cm, 4.75"). 128 pp.
$225.00
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Chapbook:  Servants, Never Try to Cheat Your Masters
[More, Hannah].  The history of Charles Jones, the footman. Written by himself. London: J. Evans & Son, [ca. 1815]. 8vo (17.2 cm, 6.77"). 15, [1 (adv.)] pp.
$100.00
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These Cooks Really Set TheirHANDS to This Production
Brooklyn Methodist Home.  Brooklyn Methodist Home cook book. [Brooklyn, NY]: Brooklyn M.E. Church Home, (copyright 1939). 8vo (23.7 cm, 9.33"). 320 pp.; illus.
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Late 19th-Century Wisconsin Cookery
Clarke, Mary Lamson.  The Star Crystal cook book. Milwaukee, WI: J.G. Flint, 1890. 12mo (19.2 cm, 7.56"). Col. frontis., [4], 146 pp.
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Flowers, Patriotism, SCANDAL
[Newell, Mrs. D., ed.].  Family circle and parlor annual [volume IX]. New York: J.G. Reed, [1851]. 8vo (22.6 cm, 9"). [1], 10–410 pp., [26] leaves of plates (some col.); illus., music, ports.
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Unexpected Views ofNew Life in the Villages”
Carrington, Noel; Edward Bawden, illus.  Life in an English village. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1949. 12mo (18.3 cm, 7.2"). 30, [2] pp.; 16 col. plts. (on 8 double-sided ff.), illus.
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FOUR Generations of Pontifexes & . . .
. . . ONE BLACK SHEEP Destined to Become a Writer
Butler, Samuel.  The way of all flesh. London: Grant Richards, 1903. 8vo (19.5 cm, 7.68"). [6], 423, [1], 12 (adv.) pp.
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Bodoni Printing withPortrait of the Author
Melloni, Giovanni Battista.  Saggio di discorsi familiari. Parma: Co' Tipi Bodoniani, 1796. 8vo (16.8 cm, 6.61"). [8], 261, [3 (index)] pp.
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It Is NOT Considered Fashionable to Eat Potatoes with Fish”
Peel, Constance Dorothy Evelyn Bayliff.  Waiting at table. A practical guide. London: Frederick Warne & Co. (pr. by William Clowes & Sons), [ca. 1929]. 12mo (18.9 cm, 7.44"). viii, 115, [1] pp.
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16th-CenturyBIBLIOGRAPHICAL PUZZLE
Decio, Filippo.  Sermo editus per excellentissimu[m] ... Philippu[m] Deciu[m] … pro justificatione co[n]cilii Pisani nunc Mediolani reside[n]tis ... [Lyon?: Jacques Sacon?, ca.1512?]. 8vo (13.8 cm, 5.5’). [8] ff.
$950.00
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Our English Children's Ways to Show”Via Chromolithographs
[Keary, Eliza]; John George Sowerby & Thomas Crane, illus.   At home. London: Marcus Ward & Co., [ca. 1881]. 4to (22 cm, 8.66"). 56 pp.; col. illus.
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King Penguin Color-Printed Flowers
Grigson, Geoffrey; Robin Tanner, illus.  Flowers of the meadow. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, [1950]. 12mo (18.5 cm, 7.28"). 34, [2] pp.; 12 double-sided col. plts.
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Chromolithographic Illustrations byEleanor Vere Boyle
Carové, Friedrich Wilhelm; Sarah Austin, transl.; Eleanor Vere Boyle, illus.  The story without an end. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1879. 4to (25.8 cm, 10.15"). Frontis., vi, [2], 40 pp.; 15 col. plts., illus.
$350.00
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Title-Border & Initials by Hans Baldun Grien
Ex–Donaueschigen Library
Adelphus, Johannes, Jakop Wimpheling (comm.).  Seque[n]tiarum lucule[n]ta interpretatio: nedu[m] scholasticis, sed [et] ecclesiasticis cognitu necessaria. [Strassburg: Knoblouch], 1513. 4to (21 cm, 8.25"). CXXXVI, [4], LXXX ff.
$2750.00
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On Papal Supremacy
Donati (a.k,a., Donato), Girolamo.  Hieronymi Donati Epistola ad Oliuerium Cardinalem Neapolitanu[m] ... [colophon: Rome: In aedibvs F. Minitii Calvi, 1525 (mense Ianuario]. Small 4to (18.8cm, 7.375’’). [8] ff.
$750.00
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The Fun & Philosophy of Fishing
[Anderdon, John Lavicount].  The river dove, with some quiet thoughts on the happy practice of angling. London: William Pickering, 1847. 12mo (17 cm, 7"). iv, 296 pp., [1 (adv.)] f.
$250.00
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Pre-Civil War KentuckyParticularly Its Birds But Also Those Lovely Dresses!
Allen, James Lane; & Hugh Thomson, illus.  A Kentucky cardinal and Aftermath. New York & London: The Macmillan Co. (pr. by Norwood Press), 1900. 12mo (20.9 cm, 8.22"). [2], xxxii, [2], 276, [4 (adv.)] pp.; illus.
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COLORFUL Engravings & (Sometimes!)COLORFULVerses
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(Nursery Rhymes).   Bysh's edition of nursery rhymes. Embellished with eight coloured engravings. London: Pr. by T. Richardson for J. Bysh, [ca. 1825]. 12mo (14.5 cm, 5.7"). 36 pp.; 6 col. plts.
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Interpreting the Prophets
Theophylactus of Achrida; Lonicer, Jean (trans.).  Theophylacti Bulgariae archiepiscopi In quatuor Prophetas enarrationes. Parisiis: Apud Iacobum Bogardum, sub insigni D. Christophori è regione gymnasij Cameracensium, 1549. 8vo (17.5 cm, 6.75’’). [8], 112 ff.
$875.00
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The Folly of a Vain DollWith Hand-Colored Cruikshank Plates
Pardoe, Julia; George Cruikshank, illus.  Lady Arabella: Or the adventures of a doll. London: Kerby & Son, [1856]. Sm. 8vo (17.6 cm, 6.92"). [2], 88, [4 (adv.)] pp.; 4 col. plts.
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An Account of the Murder of St. Peter Martyr
(The Fast-Tracked Saint)
From the First Printer in Ulm
Jacobus de Voragine.  One leaf from the Legenda aurea sanctorum, sive Lombardica historia. Ulm: Johann Zainer, [not after 1478]. Chancery folio (27.5 x 19.5 cm, 10.75" x 7.5"). 1 leaf.
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Popular CONDUCT Book for FRENCH SchoolchildrenScarce Printing
Pibrac, Guy du Faur, seigneur de.   La civilité puerile et honneste pour l'instruction des enfans. Troyes: Jean Garnier, [ca. 1750]. 16mo (16 cm, 6.29"). 87, [1], 8 pp.
$600.00
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Some of Caldecott's Favorite Birds
Ewing, Juliana Horatia; Randolph Caldecott, illus.   Daddy Darwin's dovecot: A country tale. London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (engraved & printed by Edmund Evans), [1884]. 8vo (20.7 cm, 8.15"). Col. frontis., 52 pp.; illus.
$200.00
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Linnaeus on Plants, in FrenchFirst Appearance
Linné, Carl von; Nicolas Jolyclerc, trans. Systême sexuel de végétaux, suivant les classes, les ordres, les genres et les espèces, avec les caractères et les différences. Paris: Chez Ronvaux, 1798. 8vo (20 cm, 7.87"). [6], 789, [1] pp.
$250.00
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ArtArtistsWitAllegoryProsePoetry
Doni, Anton Francesco.  La zvcca del Doni, Fiorentino. Divisa in cinqve libri di gran valore ... In Venetia: Appresso F. Rampazetto, ad instantia di G.B. & M., Sessa fratelli, 1565. 8vo (15.5 cm, 6.25"). [8], 316 ff.
$850.00
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The Development of aHacienda in the YUCATAN1626–1866
(Chalmuch Hacienda, Yucatan, Mexico).  Manuscript cahiers on paper of land transfers and inventories, in MAYA and Spanish. Chalmuch, Merida, elsewhere in Yucatan: 1626–1866. Folio (31 cm, 12.5"). 132 ff. (14 blank).
$5500.00
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A Classic of Italian Renaissance Literature
Bodoni Super-Royal Folio Format Copy
Tasso, Torquato.  Aminta favola boschereccia ... ora alla sua vera lezione ridotta. Crisopoli: Impresso Co' Topi Bodoniani, 1793. Folio extra (44.5 cm, 17.75"). xxxv, [1], 117, [1] pp.
$2500.00
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Sweet Love, Do Not Frown, But Put off Thy Gown”
Floethe, Richard, illus.  Cupid's horn-book: Songs and ballads of marriage and of cuckoldry. Mt. Vernon, NY: Airmont Publishing, 1936. 8vo (25.8 cm, 10.125"). 150, [2] pp.; illus.
$50.00
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Innovative American Presbyterian Worship Elegant Ecclesiastical Binding
St. Peter's Church (Rochester, NY).  The book of worship in use in St. Peter's Church, of the presbytery of Rochester City, New York. Rochester: E. Darrow & Brother, 1864. 8vo (22.7 cm, 8.94"). 352 pp.
$250.00
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A Series of Medieval LEAVES
(Medieval Manuscript Leaves).  A selectioneminently suitable for use in the teaching and practicing paleography.
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A Neat Construction & Pleasing to Play With
Blackson, Ruth Scott.  Life of a weave. Nottingham, England: Artist Studio, 2012. 16mo ( 6" x 11").
$1000.00
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A Full CENTURY of SPANISHPOPULAR THEATER
(Spanish Popular Theater Collection, 1828–1927).  A collection of 316 plays. Madrid, Barcelona, & elsewhere: Various publishers, 1828–1927. Mostly small 8vo. Bound in 43 volumes.
$8250.00
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The Dutch Hippocrates
Foreest, Pieter van.  Observationum et curationum medicinalium libri duo: Nempe decimussextus de pectoris pulmonisque vitiis ac morbis: Et decimusseptimus de cordis ac quibusdam mammillarum affectibus. Lugduni Batavorum: Ex Officina Plantiniana, apud Franciscum Raphelengium, 1593. 8vo (15.9 cm, 6.26"). [16], 498, [24] pp.
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R is for Readers”
Immel, Andrea.   Jack Whirler's alphabet; or, The St. Paul's primer. Adorned with cuts by the Newberys. Princeton: Printed for the Cotsen Childrens' Library, at the sign of the Giant Book, 2014. 8vo (21.7 cm, 8.5"). 63, [1] pp.; illus.
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The “Father of American Psychiatry” on Mental Illness
Rush, Benjamin.  Medical inquiries and observations upon the diseases of the mind. Philadelphia: Grigg & Elliot (pr. by J. Crissy & G. Goodman), 1835. 8vo (21.9 cm, 8.62"). 365, [3 (adv.)] pp.
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Getting Started with SWEETS
Everybody's confectionery book; containing the whole art of making cakes, buns, tarts, biscuits, pies, custards, cheesecakes, gingerbread, bride cake, &c., &c. London: William Nicholson & Sons Ltd., [ca. 1865–70]. 16mo (14.8 cm, 5.82"). 128 pp.
$225.00
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“The Greatest Commonwealth upon Earth”
[Johnson, Richard]. A new Roman history, from the foundation of Rome to the end of the common-wealth ... Designed for the use of young ladies and gentlemen. London: E. Newbery, 1784. 12mo (14.4 cm, 5.67"). [2], vi, 136 pp.; 6 plts.
$300.00
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A Distinguished Provenance, an Interesting Format,
& Just a Bit of Contemporary Marginalia
Bible. German. 1766. Luther.  Biblia, das ist: Die gantze Heil. Schrift Altes und Neues Testaments. Halle: Waysenhaus, 1766. 4to (22.2 cm; 8.75"). 10, [2], 1079, [1], 308, [4] pp.
$7750.00
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A Peterborough-Based 19th-Century Writer's Pithy Sayings
Clare, John.  Aphorisms of John Clare. Market Drayton [England]: Tern Press, 2002. 8vo (25 cm, 10"). 117, [1] pp., [1] f.; illus.
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Didot Prints Mililtary Strategy
Frontinus, Sextus Julius.  Strategematicon libri tres. Lutetie: [François Ambroise Didot] apud Guilelmum De Bure, 1763. 12mo (14.5 cm, 5.75"). [1] f., xvii, [1], 212 pp., [2] ff.
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Pickering–Chiswick ImitationSigned Binding
Thomas, à Kempis.  De imitatione Christi et contemptu mundi omniumque ejus vanitatum libri IV. Codex De-Advocatis saeculi XIII. Londini: Guil. Pickering (pr. by C. Whittingham at the Chiswick Press), 1851. 12mo (14.4 cm, 5.67"). xxii, 322, [2] pp.
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Spectacle de la NatureIllustrated
Thomson, James; Marie Jeanne de Chatillon Bontemps, trans.  Les saisons, poème traduit de l'anglais de Thompson. Paris: Didot Jeune, 1796. 8vo (24 cm, 9.45"). 272 pp.; 4 plts.
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Just Sort of ~ Crazy?
Stearns, Charles, comp. & ed.  Report of the case of Charles Stearns against J.W. Ripley, in the Circuit Court of the United States, at Boston, November term, 1850, for malicious prosecution. His Honor Judge Sprague, presiding. Springfield [Mass.]: G.W. Wilson, Printer, 1851. 8vo (22.5 cm, 8.75"). 76, [1], 14 pages, 1 folded leaf of plates (i.e., a plan).
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Certifying the Use of a Coat of Arms & theConcomitant Privileges & Exemptions
Alonso Usatigui Barcena y Rodriguez de los Rios, Francisco.   Polychromatic genealogical/heraldic manuscript, on paper, in Spanish. Madrid: 1722 (5 December). 4to (31 cm, 12"). [24] ff.
$1200.00
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Cautionary Tales forChildren of the Young American RepublicBEWARE!
(“And Is This Bird [i.e., the Pelican] of No Use to Mankind?”)
Darton, William.  Little truths, for the instruction of children. Vol. II. Philadelphia: Published by Johnson & Warner, 1812. 16mo (6.5"). 48 pp., illus.
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