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The English Hermit in aNew Hampshire Edition
[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.
$1250.00
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A Sumner HeirloomAn Illustrated & Expanded FAMILY Bible
Bible. English. 1886.   The parallel Bible.  The Holy Bible, containing the authorized and the revised versions of the Old and New Testaments, arranged in parallel columns; the text conformable to that of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. Philadelphia: A.J. Holman & Co., 1886. Folio (31.8.cm, 12.52"). [6], viii, [iv], 8, 16, 16, 16, 16, 103, [1], 24, 16, [2], 48, 1075, [1], 28, 16, 8, [2], 400, 837–850, 56, 43, [1] pp.; 2 double-sided ff. of col. maps, 2 double-sided illum. col. plts., 4 illum. certificates, 2 illum. plts., 14 plts.
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For the Entertainment & Instruction of YOUNG PEOPLE
Both Town & Country
Ramble, Robert [pseud. of John Frost].  Robert Ramble's scenes in the country. Philadelphia: Smith & Peck (pr. by Brown, Bicking & Guilbert; stereotyped by Murray & Joyce), 1841. 12mo (15.1 cm, 5.94"). Frontis., 143, [1] pp.; illus.
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Bodoni-PrintedA Dozen Poems, in Tribute
[Bettinelli, Saverio, Abate].  Tributo di amicizia con epigrammi di maniera greca al sig. marchese D. Carlo Emmanuele Cacciapiatti ... nelle sue nozze colla signora Donna Giuseppa Cacciapiatti. [Parma: Bodoni], 1791. 8vo (16.7 cm, 6.57"). 6, [2], xii pp.
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Her Classic Image
(Virgin of Guadalupe).  Broadside, begins: Soneto. ¿Quién sino tú, Dulcísima MARÍA, ... [Mexico: No publisher, ca. 1830]. 8vo (215 x 157 mm, 8.25" x 6.25"). [1] p.
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The Savage Becomes Kind”
(Missions).  Africaner, or missionary trials. Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, [1850?]. 12mo (14.9 cm, 5.86"). 36 pp.; 1 plt.
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Everything Victorians Knew about Ancient Egypt, COMPILEDIllustrated in Color
Wilkinson, John Gardner; Samuel Birch, ed.  The manners and customs of the ancient Egyptians. London: John Murray (pr. by William Clowes & Sons), 1878. 8vo (23 cm, 9"). 3 vols. I: xxx, 510 pp.; 12 plts. (of which 5 col. & 6 fold.), illus. II: xii, 515, [1] pp.; 5 plts. (of which 2 col. & 2 fold.), illus. III: xi, [1], 528 pp.; 12 plts. (of which 2 col. fold. & 10 fold.; full-page illus. incl. in pagination), illus.
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Lord Byron Called the Author“the Last Argonaut of Classic English Poetry”
(Gilt Strapwork Binding)
Rogers, Samuel.  Poems. London: Pr. for T. Cadell & W. Davies by T. Bensley, 1820. 8vo (17 cm, 6.69"). [6], 251, [1] pp.; illus.
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Reconstruction-Era Novel Set in ALABAMA
by an Alabama Author
Brown, Annie G. [a.k.a. Annie Finley Green]; Joseph “J.C.” Leyendecker, illus.  Fireside battles. Chicago: Laird & Lee, (1900). 8vo (21.4 cm, 8.42"). Frontis., 327, [1] pp.; 8 plts., illus.
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A is for Axe” . . .
The picture alphabet; or child's A, B, C. Portland, ME: Bailey & Noyes, [not before 1860?]. 16mo (10.5 cm, 4.1"). 16 pp.; illus.
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INDIANA Fine Press Shakespeare
Shakespeare, William; Fredric Brewer, ed.  Mr. William Shakespeare's songs. Published according to the true original copies. Bloomington, IN: The Raintree Press, 1976. 16mo (17.1 cm, 6.73"). [2], 26 pp.; illus.
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ALL of La Fontaine's FablesIllustrated by Couché
La Fontaine, Jean de.  Fables de La Fontaine, précédées de la vie de l'auteur, suivies de Philémon et Baucis, et des Filles de Minée. Paris: Avallon, 1835. 12mo (13.9 cm, 5.47"). [2], xxxvi, [lv]–[lviii], 143, [1], 219, [1], [255]–260 pp.; 4 plts.
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Fine-Press Love Poems fromMedieval Andalusia
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.
$35.00
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Highlights of the New World
forYouthful Edification & Entertainment
Taylor, Isaac.  Scenes in America, for the amusement and instruction of little tarry-at-home travellers. London: J. Harris & Son (pr. by H. Bryer), 1821. 12mo (17 cm, 6.69"). viii, 122, [2 (adv.)] pp.; fold. map, 28 plts.
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Owned by (At Least) Two American Doctors
Trotter onNervous Diseases”
Trotter, Thomas.  A view of the nervous temperament; being a practical inquiry into the increasing prevalence, prevention, and treatment of those diseases commonly called nervous, bilious, stomach & liver complaints; indigestion; low spirits, gout, &c. Troy, NY: Wright, Goodenow, & Stockwell (colophon: Salem, NY: Pr. by J.P. Reynolds), 1808. 12mo (17.5 cm, 6.89"). 338, [2] pp.
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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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Hand-Colored Grammar
(Juvenile Grammar).  The paths of learning strewed with flowers. Or, English grammar illustrated. London: Pr. for J. Harris & Son, 1820. 16mo (17.7 cm, 6.96"). 16, [1 (adv.)] ff.; illus.
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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”
      (With Jennie's Membership Card)
Handel and 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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Giving Engraving “Due Rank & Consideration Among the Fine Arts”
Landseer, John.  Lectures on the art of engraving, delivered at the Royal Institution of Great Britain. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees & Orme (pr. by J. M'Creery), 1807. 8vo (21.4 cm, 8.42"). [2], xxxviii, [2], 341 (pag. skips 3/4), [1] pp.
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An Ephemerum Promising AID to Mothers & Children
Society for Helping Destitute Mothers and Infants.  [drop-title] Destitute mothers and infants. The address of Miss Clarke, the Secretary of this charity, has been recently changed ... [Boston: Society for Helping Destitute Mothers and Infants, ca. 1890?]. 8vo ( 8.5"). [2] ff.
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Decorative (American) Burns
Burns, Robert; F.A. Chapman, illus.  The cotter's Saturday night. New York: Charles Scribner & Co. (pr. by John Mooney), 1867. 4to (21.3 cm, 8.38"). [2], 47, [1] pp.; 4 plts., illus.
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Not got a Bible!?!
Sherwood, [Mary Martha].  History of Emily and her brothers. By Mrs. Sherwood. London: Houlston & Co. (pr. by R. Clay), [1847]. 16mo (10.1 cm, 3.97"). 30 pp. (frontis. incl. in pagination); col. illus.
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Her Diction Spills Out along Ceaselessly Shifting Beds of Sound”
Finely Printed
Bracho, Coral.  Tres poemas de Coral Bracho. Tacámbaro y Mexico: Cuadernos del Armadillo [en el Tallero Martín Pescador], 2020. Oblong 16mo (16.5 cm, 6.5"). [4] ff.
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The Reference Book forThe COUNTERCULTURE
Brand, Stewart, ed.  The next whole Earth catalog. Sausalito, CA: Point, 1980. Folio (36.5 cm, 14.4"). 608 pp.; illus.
$75.00
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TWO Historical Studies of a Late Middle Ages Epidemic
The English Sweat
Gruner, Christian Gottfried.  Scriptorum de sudore Anglico superstitum editio hactenus desiderata et adornata a Christiano Gottfr. Grunero. Jenae: Literis Goepferdtii, 1804]. 8vo (21.5 cm, 8.5"). 16 pp. [bound with the same author's] Itinerarium sudoris anglici ex actis designatum. Jenae: no publisher/printer, 1805. 28 pp.
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Prison-PrintedPertinent Contents!
Iowa.  Board of Control of State Institutions.  State of Iowa. Bulletin of state institutions. Vol. XXXIV, No. IV. October, 1932. Anamosa, IA: Men’s Reformatory Print, [1932]. 8vo (23 cm, 9"). 173, [7] pp.
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Bodoni:  Poems ofArmonide Elido,” Large Quarto Edition
Mazza, Angelo.  Opere. Parma: Per Giuseppe Paganino, 1816–20. Large 4to (12.75", 32.38 cm). 5 vols. I: xxii, 178 pp. II: 189, [1] pp. III: 204 pp. IV: 172, [2] pp. V: Frontis., 194 pp.
$400.00
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Curry & Meynell ReimagineJohn Brown for the LEC
Benét, Stephen Vincent; John Steuart Curry, illus.  John Brown's body: A poem. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1948. Folio (29.5 cm, 11.6"). xvi, [2], 454, [2] pp.; 14 col. plts. (some double-spread).
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Death Comes for the Bishop
Arriola Rico, Juan de.  Sermon fvneral, que en las honrras que celebrò à su prelado el Illmo. y Rmo. Señor Mo. D. Fr. Phelipe Galindo, y Chaves ... obispo de Guadalaxara el venerable dean, y cabildo de la santa Iglesia cathedral de dicha ciudad predicó el Dr. D. Ivan de Arriola Rico. Mexico: Por Miguel de Ribera, 1702. Small 4to (19.5 cm, 7.5"). [8], 14 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).
$1500.00
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MUCH! Is Addressed Here . . .
[Hoadly, Benjamin].  The fears and sentiments of all true Britains; with respect to national credit, interest and religion. London: A. Baldwin, 1710. 8vo (20.7 cm, 8.15"). 16 pp.
$250.00
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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.
$225.00
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Owen's Last Volley inControversy with Stillingfleet over NONCONFORMISTS
Owen, John.  An enquiry into the original, nature, institution, power, order, and communion of evangelical churches. London: Pr. by J. Richardson for Nath. Ponder, 1681. 4to (20.4 cm, 8.03"). [1 (blank)] f., [14], 72, 170, 177–365, [3 (blank)] pp.
$500.00
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Keeping the Portuguese Sort of Up to Date
(Napoleonic Wars).  Projecto de huma convenção para a troca dos prizioneiros de guerra de todas as nações belligerantes, a presentada pelo Commissario inglez ao Commissario francez em 23 de setembro de 1810 ... em Londres, 1810. Lisboa: Na Impressão regia, 1811. 12mo (18.5 cm, 7.25"). 11 pp.
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News of the Napoleonic Invasion of SpainNiños Expósitos Press
Galicia (Spain, region). Xunta.  [drop-title] Oficio dirigido por el reyno de Galicia al Excmo. Sr. Virey Gobernador y Capitan General de las provincias del Rio de la Plata. [colophon: Buenos Ayres: Imprenta de Niños Expósitos, 1808]. Small 4o (20 cm, 8.25"). [2] ff.
$250.00
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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
(Printed in Germany)
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 Happy Ending for Two Starving Wanderers
(AND for the People Who Help Them)
Roe, Nora A.M.; Davidson, Bertha G., illus.  Two little street singers. Boston: Lee & Shepard, 1900. 12mo (18.9 cm, 7.44"). v, [1], 182 pp.; 8 plts.
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MAGICAL SECRETS of Philosophy & Nature; READ by an ESOTERICIST?
Eckartshausen, Karl von.  Aufschlüsse zur Magie aus geprüften Erfahrungen über verborgene philosophische Wissenschaften und verdeckte Geheimnisse der Natur. München: Joseph Lentner, 1791. 8vo (20.4 cm, 8.03"). Frontis., [20], 488 pp.
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Susan Knew . . . the Value of What She Learned at the Sunday School”
American Sunday-School Union.  Little Susan and her lamb. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [between 1827 and 1853]. 32mo (10.5 cm, 4.125"). Frontis.,15 pp.
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INTEMPERANCE Killed the Tailor
Elegy on Jamie Gemmill, tailor.  [Paisley, Scotland?]: no publisher/printer, [18--]. 12mo (15.5 cm, 6.125"). 8 pp.
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An Important COPYOwned by THREE Star Theologians
[Pseudo-Primasius].  ... In omnes D. Pauli epistolas commentarij. Lugduni: apud Seb. Gryphium, 1537. 8vo (18 cm, 7’’). [16], 653, [3] 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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A Curious Combination of Whimsy & Morality
Sinclair, Catherine.  Holiday house: A series of tales. Dedicated to Lady Diana Boyle. Edinburgh: William Whyte & Co., 1849. 16mo (16.4 cm, 6.5"). Col. frontis., xii, 346 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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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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Portuguese Embroidered Binding A Lisbon Luxury Diario, 1816
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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Storys”SPELLBINDINGS!
Storys of Prince Lupin, Yellow dwarf, and The Three wishes. Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [18--]. 12mo (15.1 cm, 6"). 24 pp.
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UNCUT BIFOLIUM
Catholic Church.  Liturgy & ritual.  [drop-title] Dominica tertia julii. In solemnitate SS. Redemptoris. [Mexico City: 1790–1800]. Double folio. [2 (conjugate)] ff.
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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.
$700.00
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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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Direct-Action Independent Steam Engines”
   IMPROVEMENTS, Described
Henderson, William M.  Patent No. 65,911: Improvement in steam pumps. [Washington, D.C.: United States Patent Office, 1867] . Folio (appr. 40 × 28 cm, 15.75" × 11"). [3], [1 (blank)] ff.
$475.00
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Lenten Liturgy from thePhoenix Press
Orthodox Eastern Church.  Liturgy & ritual.  [In Greek: Triodion katanyktikon, periechon apasan ten anekousan auto akolouthian tes Hagias kai Megales Tessarakostes ... ]. Benetia: Ek tou Hellenikou Typographeiou o Phoinix, 1876. 4to (32 cm, 12.5"). [4], 455, [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
     (A Discrepancy in States, the AUTHOR's Fault??)
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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WONDERS ~ Oddities ~ *&* Good Old-Fashioned
ENTERTAINMENT!
  (Varia Par Excellence across ALL FOUR VOLUMES
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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.
$625.00
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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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School's Out for the Summer! Illustrated by the Brothers Dalziel
Editor of The Playmate.  Home for the holidays; a pleasant remembrance of my early days. London: James Nelson & Co. (pr. by Thomas Horrild), 1859. 4to (22.6 cm, 8.89"). [2], 19, [1] pp.; 8 col. 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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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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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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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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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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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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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.
$75.00
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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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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.
$2250.00
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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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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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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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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.
$1000.00
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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.
$38.75


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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.
$225.00
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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.
$2500.00
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Splendidly Illustrated & Wonderfully Amusing”
A “Remarkable Achievement of His Boyish Days”
Doyle, Richard.   Jack the giant killer. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, [1888]. 4to (25.1 cm, 9.88"). 48 pp.; col. illus.
$550.00
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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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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.
$250.00
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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.
$255.00
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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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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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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).
$2750.00
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