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Halford, Sir Henry (1766-1844) Essays and Orations, An Account of the Opening of the Tomb of King Charles I.

Halford, Sir Henry (1766-1844) Essays and Orations, An Account of the Opening of the Tomb of King Charles I.

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Halford, Sir Henry (1766-1844) Essays and Orations, An Account of the Opening of the Tomb of King Charles I. London: Murray, 1831. First edition, bound in full contemporary calf, gilt-tooled spine, More ...

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) The Scarlet Letter.

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) The Scarlet Letter.

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318
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$1,722$1,400

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) The Scarlet Letter. Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1850. First edition, first issue, publisher's ads dated March 1, 1850, with the typographical error, More ...

Heap, Gwinn Harris (1817-1887) Central Route to the Pacific, from the Valley of the Mississippi to California.

Heap, Gwinn Harris (1817-1887) Central Route to the Pacific, from the Valley of the Mississippi to California.

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320
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$523$425

Heap, Gwinn Harris (1817-1887) Central Route to the Pacific, from the Valley of the Mississippi to California. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo, & Co., 1854. First edition, plate IV with plate and More ...

Lawrence, T.E. (1888-1935) Seven Pillars of Wisdom,   Limited Edition.

Lawrence, T.E. (1888-1935) Seven Pillars of Wisdom, Limited Edition.

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354
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$369$300

Lawrence, T.E. (1888-1935) Seven Pillars of Wisdom, Limited Edition. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1935. Large quarto, number 44 of 750 copies, bound in publisher's half leather and beveled More ...

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Spirit of Saint Louis  , Swedish Limited Edition, Signed.

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Spirit of Saint Louis , Swedish Limited Edition, Signed.

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362
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$1,230$1,000

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Spirit of Saint Louis, Swedish Limited Edition, Signed. Stockholm: Albert Bonniers Forlag, [1953]. Octavo, deluxe edition, signed by Lindbergh on a blank page opposite More ...

Mabillon, Jean (1632-1707) Traite des Etudes Monastiques.

Mabillon, Jean (1632-1707) Traite des Etudes Monastiques.

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Mabillon, Jean (1632-1707) Traite des Etudes Monastiques. Paris: Robustel, 1691. First edition, 12mo, bound in full contemporary French calf with gold-tooled spine, 6 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. More ...

Matthews, William (mid-19th century) A Compendium Gas Lighting.

Matthews, William (mid-19th century) A Compendium Gas Lighting.

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$338$275

Matthews, William (mid-19th century) A Compendium Gas Lighting. London: Rowland Hunter, 1827. First edition, 12mo, illustrated, mostly unopened, bound in contemporary half paper over boards with More ...

Palm Leaf Manuscript.

Palm Leaf Manuscript.

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Palm Leaf Manuscript. Small palm leaf manuscript, comprising eight leaves, each inscribed on both sides, with a hole through each, binding thread intact, 7 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. More ...

Parker, Samuel (1779-1866) Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains.

Parker, Samuel (1779-1866) Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains.

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Parker, Samuel (1779-1866) Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains. Ithaca, New York: by Mack, Andrus, & Woodruff, for the author, 1838. First edition, octavo, with the large folding More ...

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works  , and One Other.

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works , and One Other.

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$431$350

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works, and One Other. Ten octavo volumes, New York: Putnam's Sons, Knickerbocker Press, 1902, from the Collector's Eldorado edition, number 82 of 150 sets, More ...

Prayerbook Fragment Printed on Paper.

Prayerbook Fragment Printed on Paper.

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425
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$154$125

Prayerbook Fragment Printed on Paper. [Paris, c. 1562]. Octavo, woodcut within compartment folios 70 through 80, and folio 31, all printed in Latin, gothic type, in red and black, old calf boards by More ...

Puydt, Paul Émile de (1810-1891) Les Orchidees.

Puydt, Paul Émile de (1810-1891) Les Orchidees.

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$400$325

Puydt, Paul Émile de (1810-1891) Les Orchidees. Paris: Rothschild, 1880. First edition, large quarto, illustrated with fifty chromolithographs of orchid species, plate 14 bound as the frontispiece, More ...

Ross, John (1777-1856) Appendix to the Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-West Passage.

Ross, John (1777-1856) Appendix to the Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-West Passage.

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$984$800

Ross, John (1777-1856) Appendix to the Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-West Passage. London: A.W. Webster, 1835. First edition, quarto, illustrated with twenty illustrations, More ...

Russell, Bertrand (1872-1970) Mysticism and Logic  , Signed First Edition.

Russell, Bertrand (1872-1970) Mysticism and Logic , Signed First Edition.

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449
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$738$600

Russell, Bertrand (1872-1970) Mysticism and Logic, Signed First Edition. New York: Norton, 1929. Stated first edition, signed on ffep, bound in publisher's black cloth with red labels, no jacket, More ...

Sage, Rufus (1817-1893) Scenes in the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, and the Grand Prairies.

Sage, Rufus (1817-1893) Scenes in the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, and the Grand Prairies.

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Sage, Rufus (1817-1893) Scenes in the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, and the Grand Prairies. Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, 1846. First edition, octavo, illustrated with More ...

Scarpa, Antonio (1752-1832) Atlante di Tutte le Opere.

Scarpa, Antonio (1752-1832) Atlante di Tutte le Opere.

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$431$350

Scarpa, Antonio (1752-1832) Atlante di Tutte le Opere. Florence: Tipografia e Calcografia della Speranza, 1836. Folio, title page supplied in pen facsimile, illustrated with fifty-two numbered More ...

Skelton, John (1460?-1529) The Tunning of Elinor Rumming, a Poem.

Skelton, John (1460?-1529) The Tunning of Elinor Rumming, a Poem.

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$523$425

Skelton, John (1460?-1529) The Tunning of Elinor Rumming, a Poem. London: for Isaac Dalton, and sold by W. Boreham, 1718. Second edition, octavo, rare, ESTC shows two U.S. copies only, first and More ...

Surirey de Saint-Remy, Pierre (1645-1716) Memoires D'Artillerie

Surirey de Saint-Remy, Pierre (1645-1716) Memoires D'Artillerie

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Surirey de Saint-Remy, Pierre (1645-1716) Memoires D'Artillerie. Paris: Rollin, 1745. Third edition, three large quarto volumes, illustrated throughout, bound in uniform sponge-decorated More ...

The Illustrated London News  , 1865.

The Illustrated London News , 1865.

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481
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$123$100

The Illustrated London News, 1865. Two folio volumes, containing the issues for January through December 1865, illustrated with wood engravings throughout, some folding, bound in publisher's cloth More ...

The Ingoldsby Legends, or Mirth & Marvels  , Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, in a Vellucent Cedric Chivers Binding.

The Ingoldsby Legends, or Mirth & Marvels , Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, in a Vellucent Cedric Chivers Binding.

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482
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$738$600

The Ingoldsby Legends, or Mirth & Marvels, Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, in a Vellucent Cedric Chivers Binding. London: Dent, 1907. Large quarto, illustrated with color plates tipped onto dark More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Maine Woods.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Maine Woods.

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484
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$2,460$2,000

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Maine Woods. Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1864. First edition, 12mo, no edition statement on copyright page, list of ads at the end dated June 1864; bound in full More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Writings  , Manuscript Edition.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Writings , Manuscript Edition.

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485
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$6,765$5,500

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Writings, Manuscript Edition. Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1906. Twenty octavo volumes uniformly bound in half green morocco, gilt spines, with a More ...

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Topsy Turvy.

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Topsy Turvy.

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Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Topsy Turvy. New York: J.S. Ogilvie, 1890. First American edition, first edition in English, octavo, rare, subtitle on frontispiece: "How the Americans bought the North Pole More ...

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

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Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas. Boston: Geo. M. Smith & Co., 1873. Second American edition, second issue, without "the end" on page 303, octavo, bound in green More ...

Wells, Herbert George (1866-1946) The Door in the Wall,   Illustrated by Alvin Langdon Coburn (1882-1966)

Wells, Herbert George (1866-1946) The Door in the Wall, Illustrated by Alvin Langdon Coburn (1882-1966)

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500
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$738$600

Wells, Herbert George (1866-1946) The Door in the Wall, Illustrated by Alvin Langdon Coburn (1882-1966) York & London: Mitchell Kennerley, 1911 [Typeset by Bertha Goudy (1869-1935) in New York and More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Green Heron.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Green Heron.

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$1,845$1,500

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Green Heron. [from] The Birds of America, New York: Bien, 1860. Double elephant folio chromolithograph on wove paper, toned, 39 1/4 x 26 in. More ...

Manuscript Leaves, Two.

Manuscript Leaves, Two.

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Manuscript Leaves, Two. Large folio parchment leaves with Latin prayers in black ink, single column, initials in red and blue, 20 x 14 in. (2) More ...

Africa. Nicolas Blankaart (1624-1703) Africae Antiquae.

Africa. Nicolas Blankaart (1624-1703) Africae Antiquae.

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$123$100

Africa. Nicolas Blankaart (1624-1703) Africae Antiquae. Leiden: Jansson, 1652. Large folio double-page copper-plate engraving on laid paper, hand outlining, framed, 22 1/2 x 19 in. More ...

Atlas of the City of Gloucester and Town of Rockport, Massachusetts.

Atlas of the City of Gloucester and Town of Rockport, Massachusetts.

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$308$250

Atlas of the City of Gloucester and Town of Rockport, Massachusetts. Philadelphia: Hopkins, 1884. Folio, illustrated with twenty-four large double-page hand-colored maps, publisher's half leather, More ...

Carey's General Atlas.

Carey's General Atlas.

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615
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$5,535$4,500

Carey's General Atlas. Philadelphia: Mathew Carey, May 1, 1796. Folio, illustrated with forty-four of the forty-five maps called for on the title page, lacking plate 24, depicting the United States, More ...