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Dumbarton Oaks Papers Number Seven
Dumbarton Oaks Papers Number Seven

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1953. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Quarto edition bound in blue cloth, lettered gilt to the spine. Signed by Edward W. Forbes to the front free endpaper. Dr. Forbes was an author, art historian and director of the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University. Edited by The Committee on Publications The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and... READ MORE
Price: $200.00
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The Book Of Were-Wolves; Being An Account Of A Terrible Superstition. SABINE BARING-GOULD.
The Book Of Were-Wolves; Being An Account Of A Terrible Superstition

London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1865. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. A remarkably clean, bright and pristine copy - one I spent 40 years trying to find in acceptable condition. Original red cloth, elaborately decorated in gilt on the front panel and again, and in even greater detail, on the spine. This copy with the book-plate of Mrs. Sabine Baring-Gould, the... READ MORE
Price: $10,000.00
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Tarzan And The Foreign Legion. EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS.
Tarzan And The Foreign Legion

Tarzana: Edgar Rice Burroughs, 1947. First edition. Fine / Fine. A lovely copy with an interesting twist. Fine blue pebbled cloth lettered in orange. First Edition so stated on the copyright page. With a slip of paper laid in which states, and I paraphrase, that this book is one of the few survivors of a fire that occurred on May... READ MORE
Price: $350.00
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Forty Famous Ships. HENRY B. CULVER.
Forty Famous Ships

New York: Garden City, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Illustrations in color and b/w by Gordon Grant of each ship featured. A fine copy in a very good original slipcase. one of 501 numbered copies, this one being number 323, signed by Culver on the limitation page. After the half-title, Gordon Grant has provided a full page signed pen and... READ MORE
Price: $200.00
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Poems of Childhood. EUGENE FIELD.
Poems of Childhood
Maxfield Parrish (illustrator).
New York: Scribners, 1904. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. A very nice copy of the First Edition with 8 full page Maxfield Parrish illustrations plus the title page. 1904 on the title page in Roman Numerals. The gold lettering is very bright. There is a minor crease to the spine. Beautiful illustrated endpapers. The corners are bumped but the overall... READ MORE
Price: $250.00
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George Washington (Four Volumes). JAMES THOMAS FLEXNER.
George Washington (Four Volumes)

Boston: Little, Brown & Co. 1965. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Four volumes complete. All four volumes are true first editions. Volume I (1965), subtitled the Forge of Experience (1732-1775) has a small previous owner signature to the front paste-down, else fine. The jacket is complete and shows very well indeed. Volume II (1968) is subtitled In... READ MORE
Price: $400.00
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A Ship of the Line. C. S. FORESTER.
A Ship of the Line

Toronto: Reginald Saunders, 1938. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Very Good. A very nice copy of this scarce title in any edition. Some minor chips to the top edge of the spine. READ MORE
Price: $250.00
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Treasure Royal. WILLIAM GARRETT.
Treasure Royal

New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1926. First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. A very clean, bright and solid copy. Scarce in jacket. Published in England as The Secret of the Hills. The first James Drew mystery. This one has a little bit of everything - hidden treasure, stately English Country House, London fog, secret codes and... READ MORE
Price: $250.00
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Instructiones Et Missives des Roys Tres-Chrestiens De France Et De Leurs Ambassadeurs: Et Autres Pieces Concernants Le Concile De Trent. Pris Sur Les Originaux. JACQUES GILLOT.
Instructiones Et Missives des Roys Tres-Chrestiens De France Et De Leurs Ambassadeurs: Et Autres Pieces Concernants Le Concile De Trent. Pris Sur Les Originaux

1613. Hardcover. Very Good. Some mystery here. No publisher listed nor place. This volume constitutes an early response to the Council Of Trent, held between 1545 and 1563. I can find a citation quoting this book from a 1608 edition so this volume is at least a second printing. Gillot was a priest, jurist and author and friend and correspondent... READ MORE
Price: $2,000.00
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Atta Troll. HEINRICH HEINE.
Atta Troll
Willy Pogany (illustrator).
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / good. Cloth boards with vellum spine, lettered in gilt. Illustrations, decorations and lovely endpapers all by Willy Pogany. Translated into English by Herman Scheffauer. With a warm signed inscription from Scheffauer on the endpaper, dated 1913. With the original glassine which is tattered but mostly present. Scarce in this excellent condition. READ MORE
Price: $350.00
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Journal Of A Tour In Iceland In The Summer Of 1809. WILLIAM JOSEPH HOOKER.
Journal Of A Tour In Iceland In The Summer Of 1809

Yarmouth: 1811. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. This first edition appears in two states, one published with publisher listed at the foot of the title page the other states "Unpublished" at the foot of the title page. These printings were likely issued to the author for gift presentations. This volume has a gift inscription at the half-title - "To John... READ MORE
Price: $1,200.00
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Checkmate. SYDNEY HORLER.
Checkmate

London: Hodder & Stoughton, (1930). First edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Original canary cloth lettered in black with decoration in black and red. In a complete and very nice dust jacket designed by Hastain. The jacket shows some minor rubbing along the edges but overall remains bright and very pleasing. READ MORE
Price: $250.00
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Two Consolations. ROBINSON JEFFERS.
Two Consolations

San Mateo: Quercus Press, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. 1 of 250 unnumbered copies, of which 200 were for sale. Slim 4to, slate colored paper on boards. Untrimmed Kelmscott hand-made watermarked paper. Text printed on the Albion proof press used by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press. Issued without dust jacket. Contains two poems written by Jeffers after a brief... READ MORE
Price: $500.00
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Guardian Angel And Other Stories. MARGERY LATIMER.
Guardian Angel And Other Stories

New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, 1932. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Very Good. Original canary yellow cloth on boards, lettered in black on the spine with red borders. Top edge stained red. In the complete and very nice dust jacket. There is a small hole to the jacket at the rear spine hinge and a few very... READ MORE
Price: $450.00
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Of Human Bondage. W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM.
Of Human Bondage

London: William Heinemann LTD. (1931). Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Original green cloth, lettered in black on the front board and the spine. Illustrated dust jacket, signed by "MB", housed in a green cloth, clamshell case. 3/6 price stated on the spine of the jacket. Third impression. Inscribed and signed by the author at the half-title. Very scarce dust... READ MORE
Price: $3,750.00
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The Christopher Robin Story Book. A. A. MILNE.
The Christopher Robin Story Book

London: Methuen & Company, (1929). First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Original blue cloth, bordered, illustrated and lettered in gilt. Illustrated endpapers. Drawings and decorations by E. H. Shepard. The dust jacket has some very minor chipping at the head of the spine and one short closed tear at the bottom edge of the front panel near the spine... READ MORE
Price: $800.00
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Nabokov's Dozen. VLADIMIR NABOKOV.
Nabokov's Dozen

London: Heinemann, (1959). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Fine. Original blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine. Book plate on paste-down. In a complete fine dust jacket designed by Sheila Perry. Contains 13 short stories. An extremely clean, bright and crisp copy. READ MORE
Price: $325.00
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Sub-Tropical Rambles In The Land Of The Aphanapteryx. Personal Experiences, Adventures, And Wanderings In And Around The Island Of Mauritius. NICOLAS PIKE.
Sub-Tropical Rambles In The Land Of The Aphanapteryx. Personal Experiences, Adventures, And Wanderings In And Around The Island Of Mauritius

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1873. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original green cloth binding with bevelled edges. Lettered in gilt on the front panel and the spine and bordered in black on the front as well. Four fold-out maps in color. 15 full page engraved plates and numerous in-text illustrations. Shadow of a removed book-plate to the front past-down... READ MORE
Price: $300.00
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Samphire. JOHN COWPER POWYS.
Samphire

New York: Thomas Seltzer, 1922. FIRST. NF / NF. A collection of twenty poems. Lovely cover art by Frank Spicker. An extremely clean, bright and pleasing copy. READ MORE
Price: $250.00
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Sentinels From Space. ERIC FRANK RUSSELL.
Sentinels From Space

New York: Bouregy & Curl, 1953. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. A lovely copy of this early Russell book. The author's own autobiographical blurb on the rear panel is very amusing. Nice cover art by Binkley. READ MORE
Price: $200.00
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The World I Breathe. DYLAN THOMAS.
The World I Breathe

Norfolk, Connecticut: New Directions, (1939). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Fine. An exceptionally clean, bright and pleasing copy of this scarce Dylan Thomas title. From an un-numbered limited edition of 700 copies only. Original dusty rose colored cloth with lettering in gilt on the spine. The jacket is complete and without blemish. It is covered in a glassine wrapper... READ MORE
Price: $8,000.00
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Four-Square Jane. EDGAR WALLACE.
Four-Square Jane

New York: World Wide Publishing, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. A lovely copy of a very scarce title in near fine condition. Original red cloth lettered in gilt. The pages are toning a bit along the edges. READ MORE
Price: $200.00
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The Children. EDITH WHARTON.
The Children

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1928. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original publisher's black cloth, lettered and decorated in yellow. In the complete and very lovely orignal dust jacket. Some very minor spotting along the top edge. Bruccoli state "A" indicating the true first edition, first issue. Parenthetical (1) at the final page and "motors" at... READ MORE
Price: $800.00
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The Prince and Betty. P. G. WODEHOUSE.
The Prince and Betty

New York: J. Watt, 1912. First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. A very bright and crisp copy. Previous owner signature on the front free endpaper. The corners are perfect and the book is very tight and solid. Published 14 February 1912 which makes this the true first edition. Original black cloth with two oval color illustrated portraits of a man and a woman. READ MORE
Price: $500.00
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The Trembling Of The Veil. WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS.
The Trembling Of The Veil

London: T. Werner Laurie Ltd. 1922. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. Volume privately printed for subscribers. Bound in original half cream parchment and half pale green buckram. In a fine and complete pale green dust jacket label affixed at the spine. An identical label is present on the spine of the book. From a limited edition of 1000 copies... READ MORE
Price: $2,250.00