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Combining Instruction with Amusement”Illustrated, Humorous History
Abbott à Beckett, Gilbert.  The comic history of England. London: Bradbury, Evans, & Co., [ca. 1847–48]. 8vo (22 cm, 8.7"). 2 vols. in 1. xviii, 304 pp.; 20 col. plts.
$375.00
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Limited Edition Facsimile
Antonozzi, Leopardo.  De Caratteri. [Rome 1638]. Nieuwkoop: Miland Publishers, 1971. Oblong 4to. 57 pp.
$100.00

Never Forget Something Again!
(Every day but Sunday).  Weekly ivory notebook. [England or U.S.]: [manufacturer not identified], [ca.1850]. Near miniature (4.5 x 9 cm; 1.75 x 3.5"). [6] ivory leaves and two ivory cover leaves.
[SOLD]
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A MEDIEVAL MANUSCRIPT TEACHING COLLECTION
(Medieval manuscript leaves).  A teaching collection of 46 leaves representing 21 different books. England, France, Netherlands, Italy, etc.: 13th to late 15th century or early 16th centuries.. Folio and smaller.
$20,000.00
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Popular “Medieval” NovelIllustrated by Lynd Ward
Reade, Charles.  The cloister and the hearth. A tale of the Middle Ages. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1932. 8vo. 2 vols. I: xv, [1], 367, [1] pp.; 15 plts. II: 745, [3] pp.; 15 plts.
$75.00
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A How-To” Book for Young Ladies of the Mid-18th Century
Robertson, Hannah, Mrs.  The young ladies school of arts. Containing, a great variety of practical receipts, in gum-flowers, filligree, japanning, shell-work, gilding ... &c. Also, a great many curious receipts, both useful and entertaining, never before published. York: Printed at the New Printing-Office, in Coppergate, for Mrs. Robinson, 1777. 12mo (15 cm; 6"). [2], xx, [2], 182 pp.
[SOLD]
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A Micro-Carved Ivory Love Gift: Remember Me
Shen Zhong-Xing, artist.  “Love Seeds”: Ivory micro-engraving. China: [ca. 1990?]. Small case (14.5 cm, 5.6").
$750.00
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Drawings & Good Wishes
(Slate Book).  [Silica book slate]. [U.S.A. ?]: [no publisher identified], [1910s?]. 8vo (20.6 cm; 8.125"). [2] ff.
[SOLD]
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485 Stunning ViewsofEngland,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 Beneficent System ofFraternity for Laborers
Upchurch, John Jordan.  The life, labors and travels of Father J.J. Upchurch, founder of the Ancient Order of United Workmen. San Francisco: A.T. Dewey, Office of the "Pacific States Watchman", 1887. 12mo (19 cm, 7.5"). 264 pp.; 6 plts. (incl. in pagination).
$200.00
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