Near Fine. No Jacket As Issued. Book. 8vo-over 7"-9" Tall. Bookplate with coat of arms of John Croft Deverell to paste downs and the bookplate of Roy Hoffman on the ffep. Bound by E. Riley & Sons. Printed by William Clowes and Sons, Stamford Street. Top Edge Gilt. Octavo, two volumes: [1-2] [i-iii] iv-x  2-353 [354: printer's imprint]; [1-2]  2-384, half title leaf in volume one, none in volume two. Blue white and Gold marbled boards, quarter bound in tan leather, with tan leather corner ...
Bourdelle, Antoine. Good. No Jacket. Book. 4to-over 9"-12" Tall. Limited to 125 numbered copies of which this is number 119. 42 hand colored illustrations by Bourdelle. Some light foxing to pages. Leather spine and corners. Small bookplate of KB on first blank page. All pages and plates present. Top edge gilt.
Good. Book. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Original 1961 printing. Some light soiling from handling to covers. Interior bright and clean, free of writing or marks. Light cream wraps with blue-gray lettering. A picture of Houdini chained and manacled on the both covers. Very rare and out-of-print. 40 pages of B&W photos and illustrations. This privately published book is another classic, the first to present good photographs of handcuffs and related restraints. Dick Wresch was lock smith who managed to ...
Description: Good. No Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Signed by Subject Signed by his sister. vi, 165 p.,  leaves of plates: ill.; 24 cm. Contents: A memoir of Egisto Fabbri--Letters and essays. Original dark blue cloth gilt very bright. Corners lightly rounded, very light wear at spine ends. One of 300 copies published August, 1937. Fabbri was an early Cezanne collector as well as an artist. This copy is inscribed by his sister Ernestine Ludolf: To Alice La Montagne from Ernestine Ludolf. In ... Read More
Binding: Full Leather
Date published: 1552
Description: Good. No Jacket. Ex-Library. 16mo-over 5¾-6¾" tall. "Cum Privilegiis Venetiis MDLII" at the bottom of the title page. The Colophon on the last page says "Series chartarum. / *A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Aa Bb / Venetiis Ex Officina Gualteri Scotti / Anno MDLII Mense Maio." Original cream vellum binding. 6.5 in x 4.25 in. Appears to be ex-Vatican Library. Some location notes and name of ffep. Two "Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana Duplicato" stamps, one towards the front and ... Read More
Edition: 2nd Edition
Binding: Full Leather
Publisher: J. Nourse, Bookseller, London
Date published: 1763
Description: Good. Book. 8vo-over 7"-9" Tall. Additional details on request. Original bindings. Some wear. Names else no writing. The lower right quarter of the flyleaf on volume one has been removed at some point in time. 2 volumes, 8vo. , 312; , 371, [1, ads] Read More
Description: Very Good. No Jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Each Volume is bound tight and square. Pages are clean and free of writing or marks. There are several very small dog ears in volume 1, 2, 7. 8. Originally published: Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832-1861. Each volume includes a facsimile of original title page. Includes indexes. v 1. 1789-1809--v. 2. 1809-1815--v. 3. 1815-1824--v. 4. 1823-1827--v. 5. 1827-1829--v. 6. 1828-1834--v. 7. 1834--v. 8. 1835-1837--v. 9. Claims, 1790-1823. Read More
Description: Good. Book. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. In the original brown leaterette binding with the map covers. Pocket covers included, Covers a little worn, interior is neat and clean, free of writing or marks. Includes these 7 sections: 1-Manche, 2-Calvados, 3-Seine-Inferieure, 4-Orne, 5-Eure, 6-Eure et Loir. 7-Mayenne. Much of the information is the result of the efforts Lt-Col Austin. During World War II Austin had a commission in military intelligence. He quickly displayed an extraordinary talent for ... Read More
Description: As New in As New jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. Signed by Author(s) Traycased Lettered Edition of 26 signed and lettered copies. This is copy "S". Collects twenty-one stories and articles, two of which, "Subway Jack" and "Belly Laugh or the Joker's Trick or Treat, " appear only in the limited issues. The Special Features associated with this edition are: 1. Limited to only 26 lettered copies. 2. Bound in full maroon leather. 3. Encased in a handmade leather traycase, lined with fleece. 4. ... Read More
Publisher: Grove Park Press
Date published: 1907
Description: Good. Book. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. Copy 6 of 150. Privately Printed, 1907. First edition. Large quarto. 21pp. 21 plates. Beautifully printed by letterpress. Three-quarter vellum over green cloth sides, green leather spine label with much of the lettering obscured. Vellum lightly soiled, offsetting to free endpapers from publisher's glue. One of only 150 copies printed letterpress at the private press of the collector/author, ("Grove Park Press") with his facsimile signature at the colophon. ... Read More
Description: Ball, Robert. Very Good. No Jacket. Book. 4to-over 9"-12" tall. Subtitled: Being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing for the perusal of Anglers, by Izaak Walton; With Instructions, How to Angle for a Trout or Grayling in a Clear Stream by Charles Cotton. Green cloth with darker green fishes and lettering. Bound tight and square. Free of writing or marks. Slight wear to spine tip and tail, corner. Read More
Edition: 2nd Edition
Publisher: University of Pretoria
Date published: 0
Description: Fine in Very Good jacket. Book. 4to-over 9"-12" tall. 1990 Second Edition. "338 species are described and some 1100 new works have been consulted for this purpose, many of which predate the first edition but were not previously included. The original text has been revised and anecdotal observations have been replaced by results from planned investigations, where possible. Dick Findlay has prepared 38 colour plates for this edition." Fine Hardcover in a VG DJ. Binding tight square, corners sharp ... Read More