NEWEST ARRIVALS
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LIBERTINAGE, Deluxe & IllustratedA Very Limited Edition *&* State
Louvet de Couvray, Jean-Baptiste.  The amours of the Chevalier de Faublas ... A literal unexpurgated translation from the Paris edition of 1821. London: Privately printed for Société des Bibliophiles, 1898. 8vo (20.8 cm, 8.18"). 4 vols. I: [4], x, 330 pp.; 10 plts. II: [4], 367, [1] pp.; 8 plts. III: [4], 416 pp.; 8 plts. IV: [4], 430 pp.; 10 plts.
$500.00
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A Missionary's Letters from Southern Africa
Bailey, Albert William.  Typed Letters Signed. Rhodesia & Angola: 1912–1921. Folio (34.29 cm, 13.5"). [32] pp.; 1 photo.
$900.00
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SLAIN by an ISSUE POINT . . .
. . . of the 1676 Virgil . . .
Nodier, Charles; F. Noel, illus.; Mabel Osgood Wright, transl.   The bibliomaniac. New York: J.O. Wright & Co. (pr. by the De Vinne Press), 1894. 8vo (21.1 cm, 8.3"). Frontis., 79, [1] pp.; illus.
$350.00
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A SET of Musical Commonplace BooksViolin Plus Bugle & Cornet
Oyster, David K., comp.  [cover title] Violin book [and] Bugle & cornet book. [Philadelphia?: ca. 1830s?]. Oblong 8vo (16.5 cm, 6.49"). Violin: 19–66, 71–80, 67–70, 15–56, 19–64 pp. Bugle: [5], 6–27, 32–33, 30–31, 28–29, 34; 1–48, 73–96, 49–72 pp.
$125.00
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A “Stately Old Mansion . . . One of the Finest in the Neighborhood of Boston”
Briggs, Charles F.  Little journeys to the homes of American authors: Lowell. New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons; New Rochelle: The Knickerbocker Press, 1896. 12mo (17.4 cm, 6.85"). [2], 123–148, [8 (adv.)] pp.
$75.00
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Oh! Wretched, That Ever I Knew King Edward!
(Jane Shore). Prudhomme, John Francis Eugene, illus.   The unfortunate concubine; or, history of Jane Shore, mistress to Edward IV. King of England  . New York: S. King, 1822. 12mo (19.5 cm, 7.67"). Col. frontis., [2], [9]–34 pp.
$300.00
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A Boston PsalterOwned by Two Eminent Specialists in Hymnody
Bible.  O.T. Psalms. English. 1790. Tate & Brady.  A new version of the Psalms of David. Fitted to the tunes used in churches. Boston, MA: Pr. by Joseph Bumstead for David West & E. Larkin, Jun., 1790. 12mo (15.1 cm; 5.94"). 358, [2 (adv.)] pp.
$450.00
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Pickering's Illustrated Miniature Angler
Walton, Izaak, & Charles Cotton.  The complete angler; or the contemplative man's recreation. London: William Pickering, 1825. 16mo (10 cm, 3.93"). 2 (adv.), frontis., add. engr. t.-p., xvi, 314, [4 (index)] pp.
$250.00
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Stowe Sets the Record Straight . . .
Stowe, Harriet Beecher.  LADY BYRON VINDICATED. A history of the Byron controversy, from its beginning in 1816 to the present time. Boston: Fields, Osgood & Co., 1870. 8vo (18.2 cm, 7.16"). 6, [2], 482, [2 (blank)] pp.
$175.00
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Greek Text after ERASMUS & Ceporinus
  Illustrations after Graf & HOLBEIN   
    
Bible.    N.T. Greek. 1535.  [one line in Greek, romanized as] Tes Kaines Diathekes Hapanta [then in Latin] Noui Testamenti omnia. [colophon: Basileae: apvd Io, Bebelium {for Johann Schabler, called Wattenschnee}, 1535. 8vo (16 cm, 6.25"). [8], 367, [1] ff.
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Domestic Ups & Downs in Ohio
Gallant, C[harles] S[purgeon], Mrs.  Manuscript on paper, in English. Delaware, OH: 1929–30 & 1937–38. 4to (21.27 cm, 8.375"). 2 vols. I: [84 (78 used)] pp. II: [240 (100 used)] pp.
$185.00
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Psychoanalyzing German Wartime Propaganda
Kris, Ernst.  The covenant of the gangsters. Monticello, NY: Medical Journal Press, 1943. 8vo (26 cm, 10.23"). [445]–58, [2 (blank)] pp.
$50.00
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The Body & Soul A Poetic Vista
Fletcher, Phineas.  The Purple Island, or the Isle of Man: Together with Piscatorie eclogs and other poeticall miscellanies. Cambridge: Pr. by the Printers to the Universitie of Cambridge, 1633. 4to (18.3 cm, 7.2"). [14], 181, [3], 130, [2] pp.
$1750.00
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Early Riccardi Press Handsome Homer
Horatius Flaccus, Quintus (i.e., Horace).  Quinti Horati Flacci opera omnia. [Londini]: apud Lee Warner Mediceae Societatis Librarium [typis Riccardi a Carolo T. Jacobi], 1910. 4to (25 cm, 9.5"). [6] ff., 240 pp., [1] f.
$250.00
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A New England Author Fictionalizes Her Early LifeDRAMATICALLY
Ware, F. E. [pseud. of L.D. Shears]; Frank Beard, illus.   Little brown Bessie. New York: A. Burdette Smith' World of Fashion, 1876. 4to (19.2 cm,7.55"). [2], 174 pp.; illus.
$125.00
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Decided Intimations of Immortality” The LEC Wordsworth
Wordsworth, William.  The poems of William Wordsworth. Cambridge: Printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club at the University Printing House, 1973. 8vo (28 cm, 11"). xviii, 259, [3] pp.; 10 col. plts.
$90.00
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Bodoni TacitusThree Volumes Nicely Bound
Tacitus, Publius Cornelius.  C. Cornelii Taciti opera. Parmae: In Aedibus Palatinus, Typis Bodonianis, 1795. Imp. 4to (32.38 cm, 12.75"). 3 vols. I: [2], xii, [6], 284 pp. II: [4], 297, [1] pp. III: [4], 281, [3] pp.
$1000.00
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A Christian Magic Charm: 
Whosoever Shall Keep This Letter in His House,
Will Be Secure againstFire or Lightning
(German American Himmelsbrief).  Broadside: “A veritable and approved method, useful and applicable in cases of fire and pestilence.” [Pennsylvania: ca. 1810]. 8vo (24 cm, 9.44"). [1] f.
$500.00
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“The Ass is an Animal Whose Services are Ill Requited”
Argus, Arabella.   The adventures of a donkey. London: Darton & Clark, [between 1836 & 1845]. 12mo (14.8 cm, 5.82"). Frontis., 213, [3 (adv.)] pp.; illus.
$100.00
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Murder!  Horrid Murder!
Hunt, Joseph.  The whole of the dreadful confessions of Joseph Hunt, relative to the horrid murder of Mr. Weare. London: Printed by and for Hodgson & Co, [1824]. 12mo (17.5 cm, 6.75") 31 pp., lacks fold. plate.
$275.00
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An Illustrated Tour of International Wardrobes
(Juvenile Literature: Costume).   Dame Wonders' picture books: Master Rose. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [between 1863 & 1870]. 8vo (19 cm, 7.48"). [8] pp.; col. illus.
$200.00
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Around the World inProse, Pictures, & Matching Bindings
Lander, Sarah W.  Spectacles for young eyes. Berlin, Boston, Moscow, Pekin, Rome, St. Petersburg, Zurich. Boston & New York: Walker, Fuller & Co. and Sheldon & Co., 1866 & 1867. 16mo (17.3 cm, 6.81"). 7 vols. Berlin: Frontis., engr. t-p., 192, [2 (adv.)], 2 (adv.) pp.; 5 plts., illus. Boston: Frontis., engr. t.-p., 202, [6 (adv.)] pp.; 7 plts. Moscow: Frontis., engr. t.-p., 202, [2 (adv.)] pp.; 5 plts., illus. Pekin: Frontis., engr. t.-p., 218, [8 (adv.)] pp.; 4 plts., illus. Rome: Frontis., engr. t.-p., 194 pp.; 4 plts., illus. St. Petersburg: Frontis., engr. t.-p., 203, [1], [6 adv.)] pp.; 6 plts., illus. Zurich: Frontis., engr. t-p., 205, [1], [6 (adv.)] pp.; 6 plts., illus. (All frontis. & add. t.-p. incl. in pagination).
$235.00
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Tales of Doctors, Patients, & Medical Escapades
Written by One Eminent Psychiatrist / Owned by Two More
[Winslow, Forbes Benignus].  Physic and physicians: A medical sketch book, exhibiting the public and private life of the most celebrated medical men, of former days; with memoirs of eminent living London physicians and surgeons. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, & Co. (pr. by Thoms), 1839. 8vo (20.9 cm, 8.25"). 2 vols. I: Frontis., xiv, 360 pp. II: Frontis., [2], ii, 393, [1] pp.
$375.00
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The Slow Rise of an Oppressed & Gifted Race in the Esteem
Even of Its Worst Tormentors”
Lawrence, Eugene.  The Jews and their persecutors. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1877. 16mo (12.2 cm, 4.8"). 81, [15 (adv.)] pp.
$450.00
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Combining Instruction with Amusement”Illustrated, Humorous History
Abbott à Beckett, Gilbert; John Leech, illus.  The comic history of England. London: Published at the Punch Office, 1847–1848. 8vo (22.8 cm, 8.97"). 2 vols. I: xii, 320 pp.; 10 col. plts., illus. II: xii, 304 pp.; 10 col. plts., illus.
$525.00
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Thirty Years' War: The German Florus
Wassenberg, Eberhard.  Der erneuwerte Teutsche Florus Eberhard Wassenbergs. Mit Animadversionen, Additionen und Correctionen deren in vorigen eingeruckten ungleichen Historien widerum in vilen durch-auss verbessert der Wahrheit restituirt, und bis Anno 1647 continuirt. Amsterdam: Ludwig Elzevier, 1647. 16mo (14 cm, 5.5"). Engr. t.-p., [6], 729, [3 (index)] pp. (pp. 525/26 lacking); illus.
$350.00
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From the Leading Authority on FAMILY LAW
Schouler, James.  A treatise on the law of the domestic relations; embracing husband and wife, parent and child, guardian and ward, infancy, and master and servant. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1870. 8vo (24.5 cm, 9.64"). lix, [1], 670 pp.
$175.00
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The Old Woman & HerPig/COCHON:
    (Uncommon Early French Illustrated Version)
Houx-Marc, Eugène.  Les tribulations de la Mère Goody. Paris: Amédée Bédelet, [1850]. 16mo (15.8 cm, 6.22"). 48 pp.; 14 col. plts.
$750.00
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Scandalous Poet / Famously Chaotic Artist / Harrison of Paris Edition
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron; Francis Cyril Rose, illus.   Childe Harold's pilgrimage. A romaunt by Lord Byron. New York / Paris: Minton, Balch & Co. / Harrison of Paris, [1931]. 8vo (27 cm, 10.62"). 236, [4] pp.; col. illus.
$100.00
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Real . . . REVELATIONS!
Bennett, Stuart.  Trade bookbinding in the British Isles, 1660--1800. New Castle, Del.: Oak Knoll; London: British Library, 2004. Folio. 176 pp.
$75.00
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Island Highs & Lows
Conrad, Joseph; Robert Shore, illus.  An outcast of the islands. Avon, CT: Printed for the members of The Limited Editions Club, 1975. 4to (29.3 cm, 11.5"). ix, [3], 212, [2] pp.; 12 col. plts.
$75.00
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The Hour for Freedom &the Irish Republic Has Struck”
Sinn Féin.  Broadside, begins: Can Ireland stand alone? Is she strong enough to set up as an independent nation? [Dublin: Sinn Fein], 1918. Oblong small 8vo (19 x 25.5 cm, 7.5" x 10"). [1] f.
$995.00
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An INTERNATIONAL Quest for Knowledge
An AMERICAN Edition
Saint-Pierre, Bernardin de; Edward Augustus Kendall, trans.   The Indian cottage ... to which is added, Palaemon, a pastoral tale. Philadelphia: William Spotswood, 1794. 12mo (16.3 cm, 6.41"). Frontis., 79, [1] pp. (lacking 4 final adv. pp.).
$200.00
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Schismaticks . . . Doe Make a Prey of the Commonwealth”
Walker, Clement.  Anarchia Anglicana, or the history of Independency. The second part. Being a continuation of relations and observations historicall and politique upon this present Parliament. [London]: n.p., 1649. 4to (19.4 cm, 7.64"). [12], 264 pp. (lacking plt.).
$400.00
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Charming Color-Illustrated GIFT
Foster, Myles Birket, & John Absolon, illus.  Songs for the little ones at home. London: Sampson Low, Son, & Co. (pr. by G. Barclay), 1860. 12mo (19 cm, 7.48"). 48 pp.; 16 col. plts.
$125.00
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Sara Coleridge's Letters Nonesuch Press Edition
Coleridge, Sara Fricker; Stephen Potter, ed.  Minnow among Tritons: Mrs. S.T. Coleridge's letters to Thomas Poole, 1799–1834. Bloomsbury: Nonesuch Press, 1934. Small 4to (23.4 cm, 9.25"). Frontis., xxxvi, [2], 185, [1] pp.; 3 plts.
$55.00
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Puss in Boots” in KENDREW Chapbook Form
Johnson, Richard, & Charles Perrault.  The surprising adventures of Puss in Boots; the history of a little dog; and the history of a little boy found under a haycock. York: J. Kendrew, [ca. 1825]. 16mo (9.9 cm, 3.89"). 31, [1] pp.; illus.
$275.00
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Light Latin WitThree Works
(Neo-Latin Facetiae).  Nugae venales, sive thesaurus ridendi & jocandi. Ad gravissimos severissimosque viros, patres melancholicorum conscriptos. [Amsterdam?]: “Prostant apud Neminem”, 1648. 12mo (13.4 cm, 5.27"). Frontis., [4], 252, [14 (index)], [2 (blank)], 71, [1] pp. [with separate title-page] Stymmelius, Christoph. Studentes sive comoedia de vitâ studiosorum. Alentopholi: In Aedibus Iberiorici Nobilimi, 1647. 12mo. [88] pp. [and] Senatus et consultatio sacerdotum quorundam super mandato praesulis facto, ut concubinas habitas abigant & posthac nullas alant. [Amsterdam: 1648?]. 12mo. [8] pp.
$750.00
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Crazy Jane . . . A “Remarkably Fine” BEWICK Frontispiece
Wilkinson, Sarah Scudgell; Thomas Bewick, illus.  The history of Crazy Jane. Alnwick: W. Davison, 1818. 16mo (13.7 cm, 5.39"). 40 pp.; 4 plts. (incl. in pagination).
$250.00
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Lawrence's Limited-Edition Presentation of Dottor Manente”
Lawrence, D.H., trans.  The story of Doctor Manente being the tenth and last story from the suppers of A.F. Grazzini called Il Lasca. Florence: G. Orioli, 1929. 8vo (20.1 cm, 7.91"). Frontis., xxiv, 119, [3] pp.; 2 plts.
$85.00
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Devotions withoutDistinction of Denomination”Enfield, 1826
Howe, John.  The Christian's pocket-companion. Being a choice collection of devotional hymns, for the use of Christians, in public worship and private devotion: without distinction of denomination. Enfield, [Mass.]: John Howe, printer, 1826. 32mo (10.5 cm, 4.2"). 144 pp.
$195.00
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Something Which Belongs to the Muse, the Moon”
Graves, Robert.  Poems. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1980. Folio (25.3 cm, 10"). xx, 144, [2] pp.; 8 plts.
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Nuttall, Thomas.  The North American sylva; or, a description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada and Nova Scotia not described in the work of F. Andrew Michaux ... in three volumes ...being the [fourth, fifth, and sixth volumes] of Michaux and Nuttall's North American Sylva. Philadelphia: Robert P. Smith (pr. by Kite & Walton), 1852–53. Tall 8vo (28.8 cm, 11.35"). 3 vols. I: xii, 12, 13*–15*, [1], 13–18, 19*–24*, [19]–136 pp.; 40 col. plts. II: 128 pp.; 50 col. plts. III: [2], 148, [4 (index)] pp.; 41 col. plts.
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GROTIUS in aContemporary Custom Binding
Grotius, Hugo.  De veritate religionis christianae. Lugduni Batavorum: Ex officina Ioannis Maire, 1640. 12mo (12.5 cm, 4.92"). [8], 3–327 (i.e. 329: pagination 95/96 repeated), [7], 372 pp.
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David & Goliath, Etc.
More, Hannah.  Sacred dramas. Chiefly intended for young persons. The subjects taken from the Bible. Chiswick [i.e., London]: Pr. by C. & C. Whittingham for Thomas Tegg, 1827. 16mo (13.2 cm, 5.19"). 176 pp.; illus.
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A Major Sunni Text of the HADITH
Bukhārī, Muḥammad ibn Ismāʻīl, 810–70; Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Hādi Sindī̄, –1726 (commentary).  [work in Arabic, title page romanized as] al-Juzʼ al-awwal - [al-rābiʻ] min Kitāb Abī ʻAbd Allāh Muḥammad ibn Ismāʻīl ibn Ibrāhīm ibn al-Mughīrah ibn Bardizbah al-Bukhārī al-Jaʻfī, raḍya Allāh taʻālá ʻanhu wa nafaʻanā bi-hi āmīn. Wa-bi-hāmishihi Ḥāshiyat al-Sindī bi-tamāmihā wa-taqrīrāt min sharḥay al-Qasṭallānī wa-Shaykh al-Islām, raḥimahum Allāh taʻālá. Misr [i.e., Cairo?, or Egypt generally]: Dār al-Kutub al-ʻArabīyah al-Kubrá, no date [ca. 1880]. 4to (29.5 cm, 11.5"). 4 vols. I: 244 pp. II: 220 pp. III: 220 pp. IV: 212 pp.
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Goldsmith, Oliver; W.H.W. Bicknell, illus.  The deserted village. Boston: The Bibliophile Society, 1912. 8vo (24.6 cm, 9.68"). Engr. t.-p., [4], 23, [1] pp.; 6 plts.
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Significant Scholarly History/BibliographyWell Illustrated & Well Produced
Pascoe, Juan.  José María Idiáquez, impresor en el Oratorio de la Congregación de San Felipe Neri de Oaxaca, 1807–1826. Bibliografía y documentos. [colophon: Oaxaca: Fundación Alfredo Harp Helú, Universidad Autonoma Benito Juarez de Oaxaca, & Biblioteca Francisco de Burgoa], 2011. Small folio (27 cm; 10.5"). 387, [1] pp.
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[Longueville, Peter].  The hermit: Or the unparalleled sufferings and surprising adventures of Philip Quarll, an Englishman. Exeter [NH]: Pr. by H. Ranlet for I. Thomas & E.T. Andrews, 1795. 12mo (17.2 cm, 6.77"). Frontis., vi, [7]–263, [1] pp.
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Parker, Margaret, transl.; Fredric Brewer, ed.  I am going to cry. Bloomington, IN: The Raintree Press, 1977. 4to (17.9 cm, 7.04"). [12] pp.; illus.
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California Cookery A Collector's Copy of This Check List
Glozer, Liselotte F., & William K.  California in the kitchen. An essay upon, and a check list of, California imprints in the field of gastronomy from 1870(?) – 1932. [Berkeley]: Privately printed (lithographed by David Brothers), 1960. 8vo. ix, [1], 43, [3] pp.; 3 plts.
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The Ideal Prince NovelizedA Multi-Publisher Edition
Guevara, Antonio de.  L'Horloge des princes, avec le très renommé livre de Marc Aurèle, recueilly par don Antoine de Guevare ... traduict en partie ... par feu N. de Herberay ... et depuis reveu et corrigé nouvellement ... Paris: Chez Jean Borel, 1578. 8vo (17.3 cm, 6.75"). xxxii, 395, [1] ff.
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Governing the Ladies of the Chorus”
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Handel & Haydn Society.  Ladies of the Chorus.  [drop-title] Handel and Haydn Society. The following Rule, governing the Ladies of the Chorus, was adopted by the Board of Directors, October 1, 1873. [Boston: Handel and Haydn Society, 1873]. 8vo 20.5 cm, 8"). [2] ff.
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The Usefulness ofNew SCIENCE & Its Instruments
Glanvill, Joseph.  Plus ultra: Or, the progress and advancement of knowledge since the days of Aristotle. London: Pr. for James Collins, 1668. Sm. 8vo (17.8 cm, 7"). 36, 149, [5] pp. (1 final adv. f. lacking).
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Small Format forUse in the Field
Catholic Church Catechisms. Kalispel.  (Canestrelli, trans.).   Catechism of the Christian doctrine prepared and enjoined by order of the Third Plenary Council of Baltimore. [Woodstock, MD]: Woodstock College, 1891. Square 16mo (14 cm; 5.5"). 102 pp.
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Musical Décimas ofLove & Lost Love
Camastra, Caterina.  Amapolas. Tacámbaro: Taller Martín Pescador, 2020. Small 4to (26 cm, 10.25"). 40 pp.
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FANCY!
Pope, Alexander.  The poetical works of Alexander Pope, with memoir, explanatory notes, etc. New York: Hurst & Co., [1890]. 8vo (19 cm, 7.48"). Frontis., 550 pp.
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An “ENGLISH STORY” in FRENCH
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Arnaud, François-Thomas-Marie de Baculard d'.  Sidnei et Silli. Ou la bienfaisance & la reconnaissance [.] Histoire anglaise, suivie d'odes Anacréontiques. Francfort: Jean Georg Eslinger, 1767. 8vo (16.4 cm, 6.45").  [2], 112 pp. (i.e., 110, pp. 33 & 34 not used in pagination and the leaf on which they should appear is cancelled).
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A Good Gathering . . .
James, Henry.  The complete tales of Henry James. Philadelphia & New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, [copyright 1961–64]. 8vo. 6 vols. I: [6 (2 blank)], 7–430, [2 (blank)] pp. II: [6 (2 blank)], 7–446, [2 (blank)] pp. V: [6 (2 blank)], 7–414, [2 (blank)] pp. VI: [6 (2 blank)], 7–444, [4 (blank)] pp. VII: [6 (2 blank)], 7–462, [2 (blank)] pp. VIII: [6 (2 blank)], 7–504 pp.
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A Pittsburgh Woman'sExceptionally Well-Documented Trip to Europe
McKnight, Mary Baird.  Manuscript on paper, in English. European travel diary. Rome, Seville, Paris, Gibralter, & elsewhere.: 1895. 4to (19 cm, 7.5"). [136] pp.; illus. & lay-ins.
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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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Birds & Beasts fromBewick's Blocks
Bewick, Thomas, illus.; Edna W. Ferriss, ed.  21 engravings. St. Charles, IL: Privately Printed (at the Printing Office of Philip Reed), 1951. 8vo (21.9 cm, 8.6"). 2 vols. I: [44] pp.; illus. II: [40] pp.; illus.
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A Musical Novel of IcelandIn a Signed, Themed Binding
Caine, Hall.  The prodigal son. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1904. 8vo (19.3 cm, 7.59"). [8], 408 pp.
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Filmed TwiceHere in a Decorative Designers Binding
Hutchinson, Arthur Stuart-Menteth.  The happy warrior. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1913. 8vo (19.3 cm, 7.59"). Frontis., ix, [1], 448, [4 (adv.)] pp.
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Catholic Church.  Diario ecclesiastico para o Reino de Portugal, principalmente para a cidade de Lisboa, para o anno de 1816. Lisboa: Na Impressam Regia, [1815]. 16mo (10.2 cm, 4"). 176, [2 (blank)] pp.; 1 col. fold. map.
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Cautionary Poems for ChildrenILLUSTRATED
Turner, Elizabeth.  The daisy; or, cautionary stories in verse. Adapted to the ideas of children from four to eight years old. London: Pr. for J. Harris, 1807 (i.e., 1899). 12mo (12.5 cm, 4.92"). 66, [4 (adv.)] pp.; illus.
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One of the Great Catholic Leaders of His DayA Polish Statesman & Revered Bishop
Hosius, Stanislaus.  Opera omnia hactenus edita, in unum corpus collecta, ac nuperrimè ab ipso auctore recognita, & supra omnes alias editiones aucta, cura & opera Alemanii Fini Cremensis excusa. Adiunctae sunt praetereà Recantationes Fabiani Quadrantini, Braunsbergae in collegio societatis Iesu recitatae. Saluo in omnibus sanctae sedis Apostolicae iudicio. Venetiis: Apud Dominicum Nicolinum, 1573. Folio (33.3 cm, 13.11"). [24] pp., 193, [2], [194]–365, [13] ff.
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A Famous, FAMOUS Debate
Owen, Robert, & Alexander Campbell.  Debate on the evidences of Christianity; containingan examination of the “social system,” ... reported by Charles H. Sims, Stenographer. Bethany, Va.: Pr. & pub. by Alexander Campbell, 1829. 8vo. 2 vols. in 1. 251, [1 (blank)] pp.; 301, [1 (blank)] pp.
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A Victorian Favorite, in a Stunning Edition
Ingelow, Jean.  Poems. London: Longmans, Green, Reader, & Dyer, 1867. 8vo (23.6 cm, 9.29"). Frontis., xiv, [2], 318, [2] pp.; illus.
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A Popular Tragedy, from the Bodoni Press
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Monti, Vincenzo.  Aristodemo, tragedea. Parma: Dalla Stamperia Reale, 1786. 4to (27.3 cm, 10.74"). Frontis., [10], 130, [2 (blank)] pp.
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Hone, William; George Cruikshank, Samuel Williams, et al., illus.  The every-day book, and table book; or, everlasting calendar of popular amusements, sports, pastimes, ceremonies, manners, customs, and events, incident to each of the three hundred and sixty-five days, in past and present times ... [WITH!]  The year book of daily recreation and information; concerning remarkable men and manners, times and seasons, solemnities and merry-makings, antiquities and novelties, on the plan of the Every-day book and Table book, or, everlasting calendar of popular amusements, sports, pastimes, ceremonies, customs, and events, incident to each of the three hundred and sixty-five days, in past and present times; forming a complete history of the year; and a perpetual key to the almanack. London: William Tegg & Co.; Glasgow: R. Griffin & Co.; Dublin: Cumming & Ferguson (pr. by J. Haddon), 1826–28; 1848. 8vo (22.8 cm, 8.98"). 4 vols. I: Frontis. (incl. in pagination), viii pp., 1720 col., 8 (adv.) pp.; illus. II: Frontis., [6] pp., 860, 888 col.; illus. III (marked II): Frontis., viii pp., 1712 col.; illus. IV: Frontis., [4] pp., 1644 col., [2] pp.; illus.
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No Plan, No Pattern Can We Trace”Illustrated
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[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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An Illustrated Broadside Celebrating aMajor Military Victory
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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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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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Missionary in MexicoFine Press Production
Pascoe, James (1841–88).  Mission work in Mexico: Reprinted from The Sword and the Trowel, London, 1886. Tacambaro: Taller Martin Pescador, 2020. 8vo (25.5 cm, 10"). [1 (blank)] f., 15 [i.e., 14] pp., [2] ff.; illus., photos.
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Pioneer Work in What Was Then Practically
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Stein, 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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SONGS in Prose & Verse
Davidson, Gustav.  Songs of adoration. New York: The Madrigal, 1919. 12mo (18 cm, 7"). [4] ff., 13-37 pp, [1] f.
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London Cries & Old Mother HubbardHand-Colored Engravings
[Harris, John, pub.].  Sam Syntax's description of the cries of London, as they are daily exhibited in the streets. London: John Harris, [ca. 1825]. 12mo (17.2 cm, 6.75"). Frontis., [1], 17 ff.; col. illus. [bound with] [Martin, Sarah Catherine]. The comic adventures of Old Mother Hubbard and her dog: In which are shown the wonderful powers that good old lady possessed in the education of her favourite animal. London: John Harris, [ca. 1830]. 12mo. Frontis., 16, [1 (adv.)] ff.; col. illus.
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Celebrating the Sun King, in Thread& in Stunning Engravings
by Johanna Sibylla Küsel
[Félibien, André]; Johanna Sibylla Küsel Krauss & Johann Ulrich Krauss, engr.  Tapisseries du roy, ou sont representez les quatre elemens et les quatre saisons. Avec les devises qui les accompagnent et leur explication. Königliche französische Tapezereyen. Augsburg: Johann Ulrich Krauss (pr. by Jacob Koppmayer), 1687. Folio (31.8 cm, 12.52"). [8], 129, [13] pp.; 8 double plts., illus. (2 illus. ff. lacking).
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