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1 Nursery Land Favourites
London Ernest Nister N.D. First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Some scuffing and rubbing to front and rear boards, not affecting picture. Bumping to corners. Gift inscription on front flyleaf: "To Tustins [?] With much Love and best wishes for a Merry Christmas. From Grandma -- Paris -- 1908." Later owner's name on front paste-down.  
Inv. #1012J2. (EN # 2059) Chromolithograph of Little Red Riding Hood on cover; chromolithograph of "There was a Little Man frontispiece. All other illustrations black & white. This is one of Nister's famous children's books, printed in Bavaria on good paper. Published by Nister in London and E.P. Dutton in New York.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 350.00 USD
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The Novels & Letters of Jane Austen, Austen, Jane
2 Austen, Jane The Novels & Letters of Jane Austen
Boston & New York Jefferson Press 1915 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Illustrated by C.E. & H.M. Brock 
Inv. # P-080504. 12 volumes bound in blue cloth with gilt-stamped titles and rules on spine; marbled endpapers, t.e.g. Title pages in red & black. Illustrated by C.E. and H.M. Brock. Edited by R. Brimley Johnson,with an Introduction by Prof. William Lyon Phelps, Ph.D., Lampson Professor of English Literature, Yale University. 8.5" x 5.25" This is a 1915 reissue in 12 volumes of the 10-volume Old Manor House Edition (Gilson E106), published in 1906 by Frank S. Holby. The Holby edition was also reissued as the 12 volume (limited) 1906 Chawton Edition; as the 12 volume 1906 Manydown Edition; as the 1907 12 volume Illustrated Cabinet Edition (Dana Estes); and as the 1913 12 volume "Winchester Edition" (Himebaugh, New York), this last not to be confused with the Winchester Editions issued by John Grant, Edinburgh. Our set consists of 10 volumes of the Novels, and 2 of the minor works and the Letters.; Color Illustrations; 8vo 
Price: 1750.00 USD
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3 Dalgliesh, Alice The Enchanted Book
1947 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Concetta Cacciola 
Inv. #P-030713-3. Cloth. Illustrated in color with black-and-white line drawings.; 8vo  
Price: 300.00 USD
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Faust , Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
4 Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von Faust
London Hutchinson 1908 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Pasted-in excerpt from poem "Life of Goethe" on Front Paste-down. Gift Inscription on Flyleaf.  Illustrated by Willy Pogany 
Inv. #V-040706. Red cloth with gilt titles on Front Board and Spine. Translated by Abraham Hayward. Thirty color illustrations by Pogany, along with numerous black and white drawings.; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Translated by Abraham Hayward  
Price: 550.00 USD
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A Short History of the English People , Green, J.R.
5 Green, J.R. A Short History of the English People
London 1892 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Unidentified 
Inv. #1226G. Four volumes. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white. This edition was prepared by Green's wife in 1887 after his death. 3/4 polished red calf over cloth boards; marbled endpapers, simple decorative panels on spine with 5 raised bands and green labels. Corners lightly bumped; spine slightly darkened. Light to moderate foxing throughout. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 2000.00 USD
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6 Longus Daphnis & Chloe
London Geoffrey Bles 1925 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  Illustrated by John Austen 
#1381E. Linen cloth. Top pages trimmed, all others untrimmed. Translated from the Greek of Longus by George Thornley in 1657. Decorations by John Austen.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 200 pages  
Price: 300.00 USD
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7 Pogany, Willy The Children at the Pole
NY Henry Holt 1914 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; One cover sun darkened; corners bumped, else clean copy.  Illustrated by Willy Pogany 
Inv. #1420. Grey paper boards with picture of children in dog sled on cover. This is a fold-out panorama with 16 charming Pogany color drawings and a poem on one side, and the text of the story, "The Children at the Pole," by Lionel Fable, on the other. The book is part of the series, "Willy Pogany Children." A rarity.; Color Illustration s; 16mo 6" - 7" tall  
Price: 350.00 USD
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Tannhauser , Wagner, Richard
8 Wagner, Richard Tannhauser
NY Brentano's 1911 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Willy Pogany 
Inv. #1288B. Tipped-in color plates and black and whtie drawingsadd to the exceptional printing of this superb example of Pogany's genius. ; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 550.00 USD
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9 Ward, A. W. , Et Al (Eds.) The Cambridge Modern History
London & NY Macmillan & Co. 1900 - 1912 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket  
Inv. #455. 14 vols. Green 3/4 Leather over green cloth boards. T.E.G. Six gilt compartments on spine. 12 volumes of text, Vol. 13 is Index to entire series; Vol. 14 is Atlas; Maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 2500.00 USD
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