NEWEST ARRIVALS
NEWEST ENTRIES 17 SEPTEMBER 2021
As a CATALOGUE formed partly BY CHANCE,  this does not represent ALL our strengths!
[ PART IPART II ] 


A Balli-Printed Broadside with aJuan Pablos Woodcut Initial
(Buying a Lot of Cochineal!)
(MEXICAN “INCUNABLE”).   Notarial form.   Carta de poder. [Mexico: Pedro Balli, before 25 February 1594]. Folio 33.5 cm, 13.25"). [1] f. with integral leaf in manuscript.
$1925.00
Click the images for enlargements.
To view our INCUNABLES,  click here.
For 16TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
MEXICO is one of our great specialties.
      For our MEXICANA,  click here.

For BROADSIDES,  click here.
For LEAVES,  click here.
Or for EUROPEAN (Heritage!) LAW,  click here.
For COMMERCE / TRADE /
        FINANCE / ECONOMICS,  click here.

For a bit more AGRICULTURE,  click here.
For NATURAL HISTORY,  click here . . .
For MANUSCRIPTS,  click here.
 For our MSS in SPANISH,  click here.
For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE,  click here.

For the HISPANIC
                      MISCELLANY —
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For GREEK & LATIN CLASSICS,  click here.
For LITERATURE generallyclick here.
For FINE, ATTRACTIVE, & INTERESTING
               BINDINGS,  click here.

For COLLECTED PRESSES
          & TYPOGRAPHY, 
click here.

Henry the Seventh, Who in Fame Grew BIG
/ & Henry the Eighth, Who Was Fat as a PIG
Collins, Mr.  The chapter of kings. London: J. Harris, 1818 [i.e., 1822]. 12mo (13.5 cm, 5.31"). Engr. t.-p., 37 ff.; col. illus.
$250.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For CHILDREN / EDUCATION,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For ENGLISH POLITICS,  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE,  click here.

This book also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For VOYAGES, TRAVELS, & books on
  “EXOTIC” PLACES,  click here.

For CHILDREN / EDUCATION,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For PUBLISHER'S CLOTH,
click here.

For SETS, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For POST-1820 AMERICANA
click here.

For MEDICINE,  click here.
For “HOW-TO,”  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE, 
click here.

For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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
Click the image for an enlargement.
For POST-1820 AMERICANA
click here.

For JUDAICA / HEBRAICA, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For HUMOR,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For ENGLISH POLITICS,  click here.
For SETS,  click here.
This book also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

Perfectly Free from Any Tendency to Produce the Least Approach to Violence,
Or Any Thing That Can in the Smallest Degree
Injure the Health or Morals”
[Dufrénoy, Adélaïde Gillette Billet].  Juvenile games, for the four seasons. Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, [ca. 1820]. 12mo (14.5 cm, 5.7"). Frontis., [2], ii, 139, [1], 17 (adv.), [1] pp.; illus.
$350.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For CHILDREN / EDUCATION,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For GAMES, PUZZLES, SPORTS, &
PASTIMES,  click here.

 For TRANSLATIONS,  click here.
For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For 17TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For BOOKS IN GERMAN,  click here.
For more of MILITARY/NAVAL interest,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For TRANSLATIONS,  click here.
For “EVIDENCE of READERSHIP,” 
click here.

 For Books with SPECIAL PROVENANCE, 
click here.

For COLLECTED PRESSES & TYPOGRAPHY, 
click here.

For ELZEVIR PRESS BOOKS, 
click here.

This appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

Virtue & Vice (But Mostly Vice) LEC Printing
Defoe, Daniel; Bernd Kroeber, illus.; James Runcieman Sutherland, intro.  Roxana: The fortunate mistress or a history of the life and vast variety of fortunes of Mademoiselle de Beleau, afterwards called the Countess de Wintselheim in Germany being the person known by the name of Lady Roxana in the time of Charles II. Avon, CT: The Limited Editions Club, 1976. Folio (29.2 cm, 11.5"). Frontis., xiv, 256, [2] pp.; 11 col. plts., illus.
$125.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB books,  click here.
For more of WOMEN's interest, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For ANGLO-AMERICAN LAW,  click here.
For more of WOMEN's interest,  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For BOOKS IN FRENCH,  click here.
For CHILDREN'S BOOKS, many ILLUSTRATED, 
click here.

For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS generally
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For BOOKS ABOUT BOOKS,  click here.
For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For MARITIME matters,  click here.
For PACIFICA,  click here.
For COLLECTED PRESSES
          & TYPOGRAPHY,  click here.

For the LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB,
  click here.

For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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
Click the image for an enlargement.
For more of IRISH interest,  click here.
For HUMAN RIGHTS,  click here.
For ENGLISH POLITICS,  click here.
For COMMERCE / TRADE /
        FINANCE / ECONOMICS,  click here.

Or for BROADSIDES, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For 18TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
    For PRE-1820 AMERICANA,
  click here
.

For PHILOSOPHY,  click here.
 For LITERATURE,  click here.
For IMAGINARY TRAVELS, VOYAGES,
& PLACES,  click here . . .

For our INDIA gathering,  click here.
For TRANSLATIONS,  click here.
For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For 17TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For RELIGION,  click here.
For ANGLO-AMERICAN LAW,  click here.
For ENGLISH POLITICS,  click here.
For more of MILITARY/NAVAL interest,  click here.
For WING BOOKS, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For CHILDREN'S BOOKS,
many ILLUSTRATED,  click here.

For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS generally
click here.

 For Books with SPECIAL PROVENANCE, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For more of WOMEN's interest,  click here.
For COLLECTED PRESSES
          & TYPOGRAPHY,  click here.

For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For CHILDREN'S BOOKS, many ILLUSTRATED,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS generallyclick here.
For CHAPBOOKS,  click here.
This appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For HUMOR,  click here.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For 17TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For more of WOMEN's interest,  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL PROVENANCE,  click here.
This book appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For CHAPBOOKS,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For more of WOMEN's interest,  click here.
This appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For TRANSLATIONS, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For POST-1820 AMERICANA
click here.

For RELIGION, 
click here.

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.
$100.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For an OXFORD “shelf,”  click here.
For LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB books,  click here.
For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER,  click here.

Moral Observations & Instructions” in aPretty Little Package
Sacred gift of devout and useful sayings.  Boston: G. W. Cottrell, copyright 1851. 16mo (8 cm, 3.125"). 96 pp.
$100.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For RELIGION,  click here.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For AMERICAN GIFT BOOKS,  click here.
For books in PUBLISHER'S CLOTH, click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL PROVENANCE,  click here.
For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

The InstitutesAn Early 17th–Century Edition
Calvin, Jean.  Institutio christianae religionis ... Quae ad superiores editiones hâc postremâ, omnium emendatissima locupletissimáque recèns additasunt, statim post ipsius authoris Praefationem ad Regem Christianiss. inserta ad lectorem admonitio breviter indicat. Genevae: Apud Iacobum Stoer, 1618. 8vo (20 cm, 7.87"). [16], 541, [85 (index)] ff.
$850.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For 17TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For RELIGION,  click here.
This also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY — click here.

AMERICA's TREES in Three Volumes131 Hand-Colored Plates
Unusual & Lovely Original Striped Bindings with
The West & Southeast Magnificently Represented
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.
$6875.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For POST-1820 AMERICANA
click here.

For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For FINE, ATTRACTIVE, & INTERESTING
               BINDINGS,  click here.

For SCIENCE,  click here.
For NATURAL HISTORY,  click here.
For VOYAGES, TRAVELS, & books on
  “EXOTIC” PLACES,  click here.

For more of CALIFORNIA interest,  click here.
For more of CANADIAN interest,  click here.
For SETS,  click here.
This also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY — click here.

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.
$725.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For 17TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For RELIGION,  click here.
For FINE, ATTRACTIVE, & INTERESTING
               BINDINGS,  click here.

For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE,  click here.

This book also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

Chromolithographed/ILLUMINATED Symbols & Stories
A Victorian “Medievalesque” Binding
 
Humphreys, Henry Noel.  The miracles of our Lord. London: Longman & Co., 1848. 8vo (17.1 cm, 6.75"). iv pp; 16 double-sided col. plts.
$700.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For BIBLES & TESTAMENTS,  click here.
For RELIGION,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For FINE, ATTRACTIVE, & INTERESTING
               BINDINGS, 
click here.

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.
$68.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For CHILDREN'S BOOKS, many ILLUSTRATED,  click here.
For RELIGION,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For LITERATURE, 
click here.

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.
$1800.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For EGYPT,  click here.
For PERSIANA,  click here.
For ARABICA,  click here.
For RELIGION,  click here.
This appears in the GENERAL
                       MISCELLANY —
click here.
 

Illustrated, Limited-EditionVillage
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.
$100.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS, 
click here.

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.
$85.00
Click the images for enlargements.

If you would prefer one of these,
please so instruct us!

MEXICO is one of our great specialties.
      For MEXICANA,  click here.

For BOOKS ABOUT BOOKS, 
click here.

For TALLER MARTIN PESCADOR, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For 18TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
    For PRE-1820 AMERICANA,
  click here
.

For IMAGINARY TRAVELS, VOYAGES,
& PLACES,  click here . . .

For LITERATURE,  click here.
For MARITIME matters,  click here.
This book also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY — click here.

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.
$450.00
Click the image for an enlargement.
MEXICO is one of our great specialties.
      For our MEXICANA,  click here.

For a whole short shelf devoted
      to “GUADELUPANA” — y
      otras Apariciones Marianas
      Mexicanas — click here.

For CATHOLICA,  click here.
For BROADSIDES,  click here.
For LITERATURE, 
click here.

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.
$80.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For POST-1820 AMERICANA
click here.

For LITERATURE,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
Our PUBLISHERS' BINDINGS GALLERY offers
prettily bound books ca. 1840–1910 that are
                ALSO, often, quite charmingly illustrated —  click here.

For more of WOMEN's interest,  click here.
For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For TRANSLATIONS,  click here.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE,  click here.

For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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.
$87.75


Click the images for enlargements.
For POST-1820 AMERICANA
click here.

For more of CALIFORNIA interest,  click here.
For our COOKERY,  click here.
For BOOKS ABOUT BOOKS,  click here.
For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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.
$750.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For 16TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For BOOKS IN FRENCH,  click here.
For TRANSLATIONS,  click here.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For PHILOSOPHY,  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE,  click here.

This book appears in the HISPANIC
                      MISCELLANY —
click here.

It also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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.
$185.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For CHILDREN'S BOOKS,
many ILLUSTRATED,  click here.

For BIBLES, TESTAMENTS, *&*
BIBLE SCHOLARSHIP,  click here.

For RELIGION,  click here.
For CHAPBOOKS,  click here.
For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

Governing the Ladies of the Chorus”
      (With Jennie's Membership Card)
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.
$200.00
Click the image for an enlargement.
For POST-1820 AMERICANA
click here.

For MUSIC (& DANCE),  click here.
For more of WOMEN's interest, 
click here.

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.
$300.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For 18TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
MEXICO is one of our great specialties.
      For our MEXICANA,  click here.

For CATHOLICA,  click here.
This appears in the HISPANIC
                      MISCELLANY —
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For 17TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For SCIENCE,  click here.
For INVENTIONS,  click here.
For NATURAL HISTORY,  click here.
For ASTRONOMY/ASTROLOGY,  click here.
For MATHEMATICS, click here.
For RELIGION,  click here.
This book also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For POST-1820 AMERICANA
click here.

For more of CANADIAN interest,  click here.
For RELIGION generallyclick here.
For CATHOLICA specificallyclick here.
For JESUITANA even more specifically, 
click here.

For MISSIONS & MISSIONARIES, 
click here.

For TRANSLATIONS, 
click here.

Musical Décimas ofLove & Lost Love
Camastra, Caterina.  Amapolas. Tacámbaro: Taller Martín Pescador, 2020. Small 4to (26 cm, 10.25"). 40 pp.
$250.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For more of WOMEN's interest,  click here.
For COLLECTED PRESSES
          & TYPOGRAPHY,  click here.

MEXICO is one of our great specialties.
      For our MEXICANA,  click here.

For TALLER MARTIN PESCADOR, 
click here.

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.
$75.00
Click the images for enlargements.
Our PUBLISHERS' BINDINGS GALLERY offers
quite a lot more English Literature in
pleasant form — click here.

For LITERATURE,  click here.
For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER,  click here.

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).
$275.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For 18TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For BOOKS IN FRENCH,  click here.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
This book appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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.
$150.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.

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.
$950.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For MANUSCRIPTS,  click here.
For VOYAGES, TRAVELS, & books on
  “EXOTIC” PLACES,  click here.

For more of WOMEN's interest,  click here.
This also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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.
$160.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For CHILDREN / EDUCATION,  click here.
For CONDUCT Books,  click here.
For RELIGION,  click here.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE,  click here.

For SCOTLAND & SCOTS,  click here!
This book appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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.
$165.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For VOYAGES, TRAVELS, & books on
  “EXOTIC” PLACES,  click here.

For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For TRANSLATIONS,  click here.
For LITERATURE, 
click here.

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.
$150.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For COLLECTED PRESSES
          & TYPOGRAPHY,  click here.

For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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.
$55.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For books in handsome
PUBLISHER'S CLOTH, click here.

For MUSIC (& DANCE),  click here.
For VOYAGES, TRAVELS, & books on
  “EXOTIC” PLACES, 
click here . . .

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.
$35.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For PUBLISHER'S CLOTH,  click here.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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.
$2650.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For PORTUGAL / PORTUGUESE, 
click here.

For CATHOLICA,  click here.
For FINE, ATTRACTIVE, & INTERESTING
               BINDINGS,  click here.

For ALMANACS,  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE,  click here.

This appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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.
$75.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For CHILDREN'S BOOKS, many ILLUSTRATED,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS generallyclick here.
For FACSIMILES,  click here.
For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER,  click here.

This appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For 16TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For CATHOLICA,  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE, 
click here.

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.
$700.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For POST-1820 AMERICANA
click here.

For RELIGION,  click here.
This appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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.
$150.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For more books in handsome
PUBLISHER'S CLOTH, click here.

For LITERATURE,  click here.
For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER,  click here.

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.
$950.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For 18TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For BOOKS IN ITALIAN,  click here.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For THEATER/THEATRE,  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE,  click here.

For COLLECTED PRESSES
          & TYPOGRAPHY, 
click here.

For THE BODONI PRESS, 
click here.

WONDERS ~ Oddities ~ *&* Good Old-Fashioned
ENTERTAINMENT!
  (Varia Par Excellence across ALL FOUR VOLUMES
)
 
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
Click the images for enlargements.
For GAMES, PUZZLES, SPORTS, &
PASTIMES,  click here.

For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For ALMANACS,  click here.
For SETS,  click here.
This set also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY — click here.

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.
$200.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For 18TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For RELIGION,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For COMMERCE / TRADE /
        FINANCE / ECONOMICS,  click here.

For CARPETS,  click here!

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.
$1000.00
Click the image for an enlargement.
For 17TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For BROADSIDES,  click here.
For more of MILITARY/NAVAL interest,  click here.
This appears in the HISPANIC
                      MISCELLANY —
click here.

*&* it appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY —
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For BOOKS ABOUT BOOKS,  click here.
For ART REFERENCE,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For FACSIMILES,  click here.
For COLLECTED PRESSES
          & TYPOGRAPHY,  click here.

For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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.
$65.00
Click the images for enlargements.
MEXICO is one of our great specialties.
      For our MEXICANA,  click here.

For RELIGION,  click here.
For MISSIONS & MISSIONARIES,  click here.
For COLLECTED PRESSES
          & TYPOGRAPHY,  click here.

For TALLER MARTIN PESCADOR,
specificallyclick here.

For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER,  click here.

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.
$400.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
 For Books with SPECIAL
       PROVENANCE,  click here.

This book also appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY — click here.

Pioneer Work in What Was Then Practically
a Virgin Field for Antiquarian Research”
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.
$1000.00
Click the images for enlargements.
For VOYAGES, TRAVELS, & books on
  “EXOTIC” PLACES,  click here.

For CHINA,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For SETS,  click here.
This appears in the GENERAL
            MISCELLANY — click here.

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


Click the images for enlargements.
For LITERATURE,  click here.
For RELIGION,  click here.
For COLLECTED PRESSES
          & TYPOGRAPHY,  click here.

For “GIFTABLES” — mostly $150
      & UNDER, 
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For CHILDREN'S BOOKS, many ILLUSTRATED,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS generallyclick here.
For Books with SPECIAL PROVENANCE,  click here.
For our GENERAL MISCELLANY,
click here.

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
Click the images for enlargements.
For 17TH-CENTURY BOOKS,  click here.
For BOOKS IN FRENCH,  click here.
For BOOKS IN GERMAN,  click here.
For ILLUSTRATED BOOKS,  click here.
For BLACK LETTER,  click here.
For more of WOMEN's interest,  click here.
For ART REFERENCE, 
click here.



WE REPEAT IT & REPEAT IT:  If you click only on what's
linked through this NEWEST ARRIVALS list or via
the WELCOME/HIGHLIGHTS page —
and don't visit at least one MISCELLANY and the
MAIN Topics/Interest table

you're merely glancing into our shop's front windows!




 




All material © 2021 
 The Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company, LLC
PRB&M/SessaBks
PLACE AN ORDER   |   E-MAIL US   |   GO (BACK) TO TOPIC/INTEREST TABLE  
ALL OFFERS SUBJECT TO PRIOR SALE - GOOD HUNTING!