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Antiquarian and Topographical Cabinet, Containing a Series of Elegant Views of the Most Interesting Objects of Curiosity in Great Britain. Accompanied with Letter-Press Descriptions.

London. W. Clarke, J. Carpenter and H.D. Symonds. 1807. Illustrated with approximately 500 full page plate engravings. 10 volumes complete. 12mo. (4" x 6.5"). Elegantly bound in full gilt ruled... (Item #7968)

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Antiquarian and Topographical Cabinet, Containing a Series of Elegant Views of the Most Interesting Objects of Curiosity in Great Britain. Accompanied with Letter-Press Descriptions.
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Omar Khayyam - Selected Works of Edward Fitzgerald, Richard Le Gallienne, Sir Richard Francis Burton, and Justin Huntly McCarthy.

New York. The Clover Press. 1913. Illustrated by a fleural decoration to the center of each page. 8vo. 6.5" 9.5". Magnificently bound by the Abbott Brady Bindery in full gilt... (Item #8637)

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Omar Khayyam - Selected Works of Edward Fitzgerald, Richard Le Gallienne, Sir Richard Francis Burton, and Justin Huntly McCarthy.
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The Breviary Treasures

Boston: Nathan Haskell Dole, 1904. The Adelphi Edition. Number 171 of an Edition Limited to 475 copies, printed upon French Handmade paper. Illustrated by monochrome frontispieces and elaborate border decorations... (Item #8838)

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The Breviary Treasures. Virgil Aurelius, Aristophanes, Pindar, Lucian, Aristophanes, Homer, Horace, Anacreon, Romanorum, Epictetus.
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The Native Races of the Pacific States of North America.(5 volumes).

New York. D.Appleton and Co. 1875. First Edition. Profusely illustrated with fold-out maps, tables, diagrams, etc. 5 volumes 8vo. Red gilt titled Cloth. Howes B :1 Some very minor chipping... (Item #5474)

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The Native Races of the Pacific States of North America.(5 volumes). Hubert H. Bancroft.
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Letters and Papers of Charles, Lord Barham, Admiral of the Red Squadron 1758-1813.

London. Navy Records Society. 1907. First Edition. Illustrated by a folding map and folding colored battle map and frontis. 3 volumes. 8vo. (6.5 in. x 9.5 in.). Bound in pictorial... (Item #7067)

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Letters and Papers of Charles, Lord Barham, Admiral of the Red Squadron 1758-1813. Charles Barham, Lord.
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The Works of Beaumont and Fletcher.

London. Edward Moxon. 1851. New Edition. Illustrated with an engraved frontis and title page plates. 2 volumes complete. Thick 8vo. Lavishly bound in full double gilt ruled calfskin. Ornate gilt... (Item #7660)

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The Works of Beaumont and Fletcher. Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher.
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Character Sketches of Romance Fiction and the Drama.

New York. Selmar Hess. 1892. Illustrated throughout with hundreds of full page photogravures, etchings, wood engravings and typogravures depicting every imaginable subject. 4 volumes. Thick Folio. 11 in. x 14... (Item #6829)

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Character Sketches of Romance Fiction and the Drama. Rev. E. Cobham Brewer.
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The Writings of John Burroughs.

Boston. Houghton, Mifflin Co. 1904. The Riverby Edition. Illustrated with full page colour plates throughout. 15 Volumes. 12mo. Bound in gilt titled steel blue cloth. t.e.g. A few minor streaks... (Item #4963)

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The Writings of John Burroughs. John Burroughs.
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The Works of Lord Byron.

London. John Murray. 1898-1904. Illustrated throughout with full page plate engravings. 13 volumes complete as issued. 8vo (5.25" x 8.25"). Handsomely bound in pictorial gilt decorated blue cloth. Byron's stylized... (Item #8237)

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The Works of Lord Byron. Lord Byron, George Gordon.
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Oliver Cromwell's Letters and Speeches: With Elucidations.

Leipzig. Bernhard Tauchnitz. 1861. The copyright edition. 4 volumes. Square 12mo. Bound in half crushed morocco and marbled boards. Raised bands. Gilt tooled motifs to spine compartments. Gilt titles. Minor... (Item #7276)

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Oliver Cromwell's Letters and Speeches: With Elucidations. Thomas Carlyle.
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The Creevey Papers - A Selection from the Correspondence and Diaries of the Late Thomas Creevey, M.P.

London. John Murray. 1903. First Edition. Hugely illustrated throughout with portrait engravings and a profusion of extra illustrations. 4 Volumes (2 volumes bound in 4). 8vo. (5.5" x 8.5"). Spectacularly... (Item #7139)

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The Creevey Papers - A Selection from the Correspondence and Diaries of the Late Thomas Creevey, M.P. Thomas Creevy.
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The Life Work of Henri Rene Guy De Maupassant: Embracing Romance, Travel, Comedy and Verse.

New York. M. Walter Dunne. 1903. The Flaubert Edition which is Limited to 500 numbered sets of which this is number 334. Illustrated with illuminated chromolithographic Limitation and Title page... (Item #8348)

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The Life Work of Henri Rene Guy De Maupassant: Embracing Romance, Travel, Comedy and Verse. Guy De Maupassant.
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Souvenirs Litteraires.

Paris. Libraire Hachette. 1882. First Edition. 2 volumes complete. Thick 8vo. Handsomely bound in 3/4 gilt ruled grain morocco and marbled boards. Tri- gilt ruled spine compartments with gilt tooled... (Item #8036)

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Souvenirs Litteraires. Maxime Du Camp.
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Histoire Des Grecs.

Paris. Librairie Hachette. 1887-1889. New Edition. Illustrated with 14 brilliantly illuminated full page tissue-guarded chromolithographic plates and further by over 3400 gravure engravings, vignettes and 30 colour maps. 3 Volumes... (Item #8692)

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Histoire Des Grecs. Victor Duruy.
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Tragoediae et Fragmenta.- Recensuit Interpretationem Latinam Correxit Scholia Graeca E Codicibus Manuscriptis Partim Supplevit Partim Emendavit Augustus Matthaie.

Lipsiae. Gottl. Weigel. 1813. 3 volumes. 8vo. (5.0 in. x 8.0 in.). Bound in full white vellum. Gilt titled morocco labels. a.e.g. A superb early collection of the master Greek... (Item #6974)

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Tragoediae et Fragmenta.- Recensuit Interpretationem Latinam Correxit Scholia Graeca E Codicibus Manuscriptis Partim Supplevit Partim Emendavit Augustus Matthaie. Euripides.
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American Belles.

New York. Dodd,Mead and Company. 1911. The First Edition. Illustrated throughout with lovely full paged, tipped-in colour plates by Harrison Fisher. Elaborate page decorations by Bertha Stuart. Small Folio. 9.5"... (Item #8617)

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American Belles. Harrison Fisher.
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The Life and Times of Oliver Goldsmith.

London. Chapman and Hall. 1871. Fifth edition, illustrated. Illustrated throughout with monochrome drawings en texte and an engraved frontis to each volume. 8vo. Regally bound in 3/4 calfskin and marbled... (Item #8022)

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The Life and Times of Oliver Goldsmith. John Forster.
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The Poetical Works of John Gay, With a Life of the Author by Dr. Johnson

Boston. Little, Brown and Company. 1854. Illustrated with an engraved frontis portrait. 2 Volumes, complete as issued. 16mo. 4.6" x 7". Lavishly bound in scarlet 3/4 grain morocco and marbled... (Item #8535)

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The Poetical Works of John Gay, With a Life of the Author by Dr. Johnson. John Gay.
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Complete Works of Goethe.

Stuttgart. J.G. Gottafchen. 1881. Occasionally illustrated with full page monochrome plates. 15 volumes complete. 8vo (5" x 7.25"). Extravagently bound in half paneled red morocco and marbled boards. Gilt ruled... (Item #8000)

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Complete Works of Goethe. Goethe.
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French Provincial Architecture-As Shown in Various Examples of Town and County Houses, Shops and Public Places Adaptable to American Conditions.

Paris. Fred Contet. 1924. Lavishly illustrated with 40 full page drawings of designs and 94 full page monochrome photographs of exteriors and interiors. Folio. 11.0" x 14.5". Fabulously bound in... (Item #8625)

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French Provincial Architecture-As Shown in Various Examples of Town and County Houses, Shops and Public Places Adaptable to American Conditions. Philip Goodwin, Henry Milliken.
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The History of France.

London. Sampson Lowe, Marston, Searle, and Rivington. 1883-1884. Illustrated throughout with full page plate engravings and further vignettes en texte. 8 volumes complete. Thick 8vo. Very Handsomely bound in 3/4... (Item #8154)

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The History of France. M. Guizot.
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Writings of Bret Harte.

1873 - 1893. 5 Volumes. 4 -8vo's 1-12mo (7.5 ". x 5.5 ") Original cloth in uniformly bound 1/2 peacock blue morocco clamshell slipcases. with ornate gilt decorated spine compartments... (Item #2601)

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Writings of Bret Harte. Bret Harte.
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The Works of William Hogarth; In a Series of Engravings: With Descriptions, and a Comment on Their Moral Tendency by the Rev. John Trusler...

London. Jones and Co. 1833. First Edition. Illustrated throughout with 108 full page plate engravings by William Hogarth. 2 volumes complete. Square 4to. Bound in 3/4 blind embossed calfskin and... (Item #7403)

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The Works of William Hogarth; In a Series of Engravings: With Descriptions, and a Comment on Their Moral Tendency by the Rev. John Trusler. William Hogarth.
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The Writings of Washington Irving.

New York. G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1904. The Book-Lover's New Sunnyside Edition which is limited to 600 numbered sets of which this is number 194. Illustrated throughout with full page tissue... (Item #8471)

Price: $2,000.00   more info
The Writings of Washington Irving. Washingon Irving.
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Works of Washington Irving.

New York. G.P. Putnam's Sons. n.d. (circa 1880). The Author's Revised Edition of the Standard Library Edition. Illustrated throughout with full page plates after engravings and photographs. 21 volumes. 8vo... (Item #8197)

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Works of Washington Irving. Washington Irving.


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