Caveat Emptor is located in downtown Bloomington, IN. For more than 40 years, we've specialized in rare and antiquarian books from the local region and around the world. We carry everything from rare and antiquarian literary and scholarly works in a variety of fields in the humanities and social sciences to general fiction for all readers. We also carry an extensive collection of books about music and sheet music, as well as rare pulp science fiction and mystery titles. Find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/CaveatEmptorBooks
Fair. No Jacket. Full leather cover; spine ends and corners abraded; hinge of cover shows signs of loosening; spine shows considerable wear, but is intact; square piece cut out of front endpaper; owner's name on front endpaper; pages show foxing, and remain clean and bright.
Publisher: Cushing and Jewett, Baltimore
Date published: 1817
Description: Fair. No Jacket. pp. 360. Cover is stitched together from leather pieces; rear board is the only original part of cover; owner's name on front endpaper; interior pages are generally clean with only light spotting and binding is intact. Read More
Publisher: Ferd. Dummlers, Berlin
Date published: 1902
Description: Good. No Jacket. Signed by Korn on the front paper cover to O. E. Meyer, professor of physics at Breslau University. Korn is regarded as a pioneer in telephotography, leading to the fax machine. Ex-library, with Meyer's stamp on front endpaper. Spine ends and corners bumped and abraded, with spine hinges quite worn. Read More