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1 A'Beckett, Gilbert Abbott (Leech, Illus.) The Comic History of England
London Punch 1860 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  Illustrated by John Leech 
#V-031203C. 2 vol. Full blue leather, spines uniformly faded to brown. Red and tan leather labels. Illustrated "With ten coloured etchings, and one hundred and twenty woodcuts by John Leech." The "comic" seems to refer to the pictures, as the text is a straight-forward, if eccentric, history.; Colored etchings & woodcuts; 8vo  
Price: 1250.00 USD
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2 Bussey, George Moir History of Napoleon
London Joseph Thomas 1840 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Horace Vernet 
Inv. #TC-050605. 2 volumes. 3/4 blue leather over blue cloth boards. A.E.G. Signed Bayntun binding.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 650.00 USD
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Carlyle's Complete Works , Carlyle, Thomas
3 Carlyle, Thomas Carlyle's Complete Works
NY John W. Lovell Co. N.D. Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
#448. 10 vol. Circa 1890. 3/4 tan leather over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers and edges. Black and red leather labels.; 12mo 7" - 7" tall  
Price: 750.00 USD
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The French Revolution A History; In Three Parts:  I. The Bastille; II. The Constitution; III The Guillotine , Carlyle, Thomas
4 Carlyle, Thomas The French Revolution A History; In Three Parts: I. The Bastille; II. The Constitution; III The Guillotine
London Chapman & Hall, Ltd. c. 1860's Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. #1226C. Two volumes. Full polished tan calf, marbled endpapers and all edges, raised bands, gilt decorated panels, red and black labels on the gilt decorated spine. Slight wear to corners. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall  
Price: 1050.00 USD
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The Life of Benvenuto Cellini , Cellini, Benvenuto
5 Cellini, Benvenuto The Life of Benvenuto Cellini
New York Brentano's 1906 First Edition Thus Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Inv. # 1177B. 2 volumes. Tan 3/4 leather over tan cloth boards with marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Six gilt-stamped compartments on spine, with title gold-stamped on spine. Edited and translated by John Addington Symonds, with a biographical sketch of Cellini by Symonds. Introduction by Royal Cortissoz. Illustrated by reproductions of 40 prortraits and views illustrating the life. ; 8vo  
Price: 550.00 USD
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The Diary of a Young Girl (Het Achterhuis) , Frank, Anne (Goldyne, Joseph Illus.)
6 Frank, Anne (Goldyne, Joseph Illus.) The Diary of a Young Girl (Het Achterhuis)
West Hatfield, MA Pennyroyal Press 1985 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket  Illustrated by Joseph Goldyne 
#JS-MA. Limited edition. This is #76 of 350 copies. An exquisite edition of Anne Frank's moving diary, bound in full grey Morocco leather, with title ("Het Achterhuis") blindstamped on front and on spine. Published in 1985 by the Pennyroyal Press with Jewish Heritage Publishing. Contains 10 plates by Joseph Goldyne, each with tissue guard. The plates are in several media, including hardground etching, softground etching, aquatint, and dry-point. The text for the book was set in Monotype Bembo by Stinehour Press, Lunenburg, VT. The etchings were executed by Joseph Goldyne, who signed the book on the limiting page. The book was designed by Barry Moser, who also signed the book. The paper used for the text is Mohawk Letterpress from the Mohawk Mills. The engravings were printed on Rives paper. Printing of the book began in August 1985, and ended in November 1985.; Folio 13" - 23" tall  
Price: 3000.00 USD
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7 Gibbon, Edward The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
London the Folio Society 1998 Ninth Printing Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket  
Inv. # 4633B. 8 volumes white leatherette. ; 8vo  
Price: 150.00 USD
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A Short History of the English People , Green, J.R.
8 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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9 Guizot, M. (Robert Black, translator) History of France
Boston Dana Estes & Chas. Lauriat Company N.D. Hardcover Good with no dust jacket  Illustrated by A. de Neuville 
Inv. #1291C. Six volumes. With maps and 300 illustrations by A. de Neuville. TEG. This is the classic 19th Century history of France from Pre-Roman times to the middle of the 19th century. The book was originally written in 1869. 3/4 leather. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 750.00 USD
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The History of England , Hume, David
10 Hume, David The History of England
London Pickering 1826 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. #P-030630. Eight volumes. Hume's classic History, first published in 1776 (the same year as Gibbon's "Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire," and Smith's "Wealth of Nations"), and left unfinished at his death. Later completed by Tobias Smollett. 3/4 leather; signed binding by Root & Son. ; 8vo  
Price: 1000.00 USD
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11 Morley, John The Life of William Ewart Gladstone In Three Volumes
London & NY Macmillan 1903 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket; several bumped corners; a few minor marks on spines.  
Inv. #1177J. Three volumes. First American Edition. 3/4 brown morocco on green linen boards; marbled end papers. TEG. Five raised bands on spine, gilt lettering. Signed binding. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall  
Price: 550.00 USD
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12 Suetonius (Holland Trans.) The Historie of the Twelve Caesars
London Oxford University Press 1931 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. #1023F. Suetonius (Holland Trans.)The Historie of the Twelve Caesars1931, London, Frederick Etchells & Hugh Macdonald, The Oxford University Press, The Haslewood Books Written in Latine by C. Suetonius Tranquillus, and newly translated into English by Philemon Holland Printed in England by the Oxford University Press; No. 314 of 400 numbered copies; printed on Haslewood all-rag paper. Bound in publisher's red cloth with gold-stamped title on spine. Uncut pages. Fine, with some slight rubbing to corners. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall  
Price: 550.00 USD
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13 Virgil (Dryden trans.) The Georgics of Virgil
NY Cheshire Press 1931 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket  
Inv. #1023G. Reproduced from the First Folio Edition of Dryden's Collected Works of Virgil, published by Jacob Tonson, in London, 1697. The Twenty engravings are reproduced from the originals in the first folio edition. Printed by Richard Ellis for Cheshire House Publishers, New York; Number 1138 of 1200 copies. In publisher's original 1/2 Tan Leather over brown cloth boards in original slipcase. Near fine, with some slight fading to leather spine.; Engravings; Folio 13" - 23" tall  
Price: 450.00 USD
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Lorenzo de' Medici, the Magnificent , von Reumont, Alfred
14 von Reumont, Alfred Lorenzo de' Medici, the Magnificent
London Smith, Elder & Company 1876 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. # 446D. 2 volumes. 3/4 green leather over green boards. Spines uniformly faded to tan. T.E.G. Signed binding by Brentano's. Translated from the German by Robert Harrison.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall  
Price: 400.00 USD
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15 [Bismark] Garlepp, Bruno Germany's Iron Chancellor
Ohio the Werner Co. 1897 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
Inv. #5137G. Translated from the German and edited by Sidney Whitman. Full brown leather with decoration on covers and spine. Bound together with "The Passing of Germany's Iron Chancellor: a Narrative of his Death, Funeral Obsequies" by Garlepp (1898) and An Elegaic Poem by Felix Dohm ("A Supplement to Germany's Iron Chancellor"). Profusely illustrated with photographs and rotogravures.; Folio 13" - 23" tall  
Price: 350.00 USD
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