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Woman in All Ages and All Countries

By: N/A

Price: $850.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, George Barrie & Sons: 1907

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Seller ID: 1239


Inv. #1239. 9 volumes of 10. 3/4 Tan Leather over Marbled Boards & Endpapers. Edition DeLuxe, #675 of 1000 copies.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Golden Ass

By: Apuleius

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, Chiswick Press: 1904

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Seller ID: IK-05


Inv. # IK-05. Reddish brown cloth with tan spine. Front board stamped with title, paper label on spine. No. 84 of 220 copies, 200 of which were for sale in Great Britain and 20 were for presentation. Translated in 1566 by William Adlington, the first done in English. Printed in red and black at the Chiswick Press on handmade paper, with rubricated chapter headings, woodcut initial letters, and an ornate Art Nouveau frontispiece and title page by W.L. Bruckman. Part ... View more info

The Novels of Jane Austen

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $2,650.00

Publisher: London & New York, J.M. Dent/E.P. Dutton: 1907-1909

Seller ID: P-071104


Inv. # P-071104. 6 volumes bound in 3/4 brown leather over green cloth boards, with marbled endpapers and T.E.G. Six dentelles on spine with gilt-stamped decoration and titles. Illustrated in color by H.M. and C.E. Brock. A classic set of Austen's novels, but not including the shorter works. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Complete Works of Jane Austen

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, the Folio Society: 1975

Edition: Second Revised Edition; 5th Printing (1988)

Seller ID: P-071220A


Inv. # P-071220A. 7 volumes. Boxed set bound in light gray cloth over salmon boards, gilt-stamped decoations on spine. Publisher's original box intact. This is the Fifth (1988) printing of the Folio Society's 1975 edition, with wood engravings by Joan Hassall, and based on the Chapman edition. This set includes the shorter works. ; Wood engraving; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Novels & Letters of Jane Austen

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: Boston & New York, Jefferson Press: 1915

Seller ID: P-080504


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. Hol... View more info

The Life of Samuel Johnson

By: Boswell, James

Price: $850.00

Publisher: London, Office of the National Illustrated Library: 1859

Seller ID: 447B


#447B. 4 vol. 3/4 tan leather over marbled boards, with marbled endpapers and edges. Ornate gilt decoration on spine, red and black leather labels. Profusely illustrated with engravings of places and people significant in Johnson's life.; Steel engraving; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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The Life of Samuel Johnson

By: Boswell, James

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1839

Seller ID: P-020227


#P-020227. 10 vol. Full tan calf, with marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Elaborate gilt decoration on spine, black and green leather labels. ; Steel engraving; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

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The Life of Samuel Johnson

By: Boswell, James

Price: $1,225.00

Publisher: Bath, George Bayntun: 1925

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 462B


Inv. #462B. 2 volumes. 3/4 brown morocco over brown boards, bound by Bayntun-Reviere of Bath. Marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Newly edited and with notes by Roger Ingpen. With 576 illustrations, facsimiles, and maps, including 13 photogravures. This is a beautifully illustrated edition of Boswell's classic biography of Johnson, with portraits of all the major persons in the work.; Photo-gravure; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Religio Medici

By: Browne, Sir Thomas

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan & Co., Ltd.: 1926

Seller ID: 4998


#4998. 3/4 blue leather over blue cloth boasrds. Marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Bound by Riviere.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 392 pages View more info

The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning

By: Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co.: 1898

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 435C


Inv. # 435C. 2 volumes. 3/4 blue leather over blue cloth boards, marbled endpapers, gilt compartments on spine. Edited, with biographical additions, by Frederic G. Kenyon. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

The Complete Works of John Bunyan

By: Bunyan, John

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Bradley, Garretson & Co.: 1872

Seller ID: 453F


#453F. Full green leather with gold-stamped front, rear, and spine. With an Introduction by the Rev. John P. Gulliver, D.D.; Steel engraving; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

The Anatomy of Melancholy

By: Burton, Robert

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: NY, Sheldon & Company: 1862

Seller ID: P-030713


Inv. #P-030713. Three volumes. Modern rebinding in 1/2 Blue Leather over Marbled Boards.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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The Anatomy of Melancholy

By: Burton, Robert

Price: $575.00

Publisher: New York, W.J. Widdleton: 1865

Seller ID: P080803


Inv. # P080803. 2 volumes bound in 3/4 tan leather over marbled boards, with marbled endpapers and edges. Frontispiece to the original edition. "The Anatomy of Melancholy, What it is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptoms, Prognostics, and Several Cures of it. In Three Partitions. With their several Sections, Members, and Subsections, Philosophically, Medically, Historically Opened and Cut Up. By Democritus Junior." A New Edition. Originally published in 1652. ; 12mo 7" ... View more info

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Kasidah of Haji Abdu El Yezdi Translated and Annotated by His Friend and Pupil, Sir Richard Burton

By: Burton, Sir Richard

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Phila., PA, David McKay: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1293


Inv. #1293. Burton, a British explorer & orientalist, used the pseudonym Haji Abdu El Yezdi, for this work of visionary poetry that he created. Introduction by Dhan Gopal Mukerji, The black hardcover binding has a splendid image of one of Pogany's illustrations surrounded by a silver border. The Pogany designs are quite erotic and fanciful. Handsome copy. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; Signed by Illustrator View more info

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The French Revolution A History; In Three Parts: I. The Bastille; II. The Constitution; III The Guillotine

By: Carlyle, Thomas

Price: $1,050.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall, Ltd.: c. 1860's

Seller ID: 1226C


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" - 7½" tall View more info

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Carlyle's Complete Works

By: Carlyle, Thomas

Price: $750.00

Publisher: NY, John W. Lovell Co.: N.D.

Seller ID: 448


#448. 10 vol. Circa 1890. 3/4 tan leather over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers and edges. Black and red leather labels.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $385.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1929

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: P-040731


Purple cloth cover with gold-stamped illustration of Alice and the White Rabbit on front. Colored endpapers featuring scenes from the book. Pogany's delightful black-and-white line illustrations present Alice as a definite child of the '20's, including bobbed hair and a mid-thigh length checked skirt, knee sox, and a "sailor" blouse.; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 192 pages View more info

The Works of Wilkie Collins

By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: $4,500.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1886-1890

Seller ID: 463A


Inv. # 463A. 25 volumes. 3/4 tan leather over marbled boards & endpapers. Six compartments and five raised bands on spine, with gilt decorations. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

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The Works of Joseph Conrad (Malay Ed.)

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $400.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.: 1933

Seller ID: P-020508


Inv. # P-020508. 10 Volumes, complete as issued. Black Cloth. Conrad's signature blind-stamped on front cover; titles gold-stamped on spine. ; 8vo View more info

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The Works of Thomas De Quincey

By: De Quincey, Thomas

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Adam & Charles Black: 1885

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: T-432A


Inv. #T-432A. 16 volumes. 3/4 tan leather over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers and edges. "The Works of Thomas de Quincey, 'The English Opium Eater' including all his contributions to Periodical Literature. Fourth Edition, in Sixteen Volumes." This edition was first published in 1878.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info