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Image for Libro de Refranes Copilado por el orden del A.B.C En el cual le contienen Quatro mil y trescientos refranes. El mas copioso que hasta hoy ha salido impreso

Libro de Refranes Copilado por el orden del A.B.C En el cual le contienen Quatro mil y trescientos refranes. El mas copioso que hasta hoy ha salido impreso

By: N/A

Price: $240.00

Publisher: Zaragoza, 1917

Seller ID: 4363

Condition: Very Good


One of only 101 copies. This elegantly bound in half green mottled calf with fading to spine. View more info

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Skrifter av Albert Engström 8 Vol

By: Albert Engström

Price: $170.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Albert Bonniers Förlag: 1945

Seller ID: 4626

Condition: Very Good


Half brown calf over marbled boards. Gilt particulars to spine; top edge gilt. 8 Vol set: Äventyr och Hugskott, 166pp; En Konstig Blandning, 225pp; Ur Mina Memoarer och Annat, 211pp; Mitt Liv och Leverne,196pp; Åt Häcklefjäll minnen från en Islandsfärd, 171pp; Min 5te Bok Berättelser och Stämingar, 168pp; Vid en Milstolpe, 249pp; Mot Aftonglöden, 344pp. 5.25 x 7.5 in. View more info

Image for The Romance of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table Abridged from Malory's Morte D'Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard

The Romance of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table Abridged from Malory's Morte D'Arthur by Alfred W. Pollard

By: Alfred W. Pollard

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co., Limited: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4617

Condition: Very Good


Full blue cloth; gilt particulars to front and spine. 6 color plates. Scratch to spine (see image). Occasional foxing, otherwise nice copy without previous owners' names or markings. 509pp. 7 x 8.5 in View more info

Image for Obras Completas de Don Francisco Quevedo Villegas Edición Crítica,  Ordenada é Ilustrada por D. Aureliano Fernández-Guerra y Orbe de la Real  Academia Española - 3 Volume Set Con Notas y Adiciones de D. Marcelino  Menéndez y Pelayo

Obras Completas de Don Francisco Quevedo Villegas Edición Crítica, Ordenada é Ilustrada por D. Aureliano Fernández-Guerra y Orbe de la Real Academia Española - 3 Volume Set Con Notas y Adiciones de D. Marcelino Menéndez y Pelayo

By: Don Francisco Quevedo Villegas

Price: $430.00

Publisher: 1897, Impr. de E. Rasco: 1897, 1903, 1907

Seller ID: 3314

Condition: Very Good


1897: Impr. de E. Rasco. Very Good. 1897, 1903, 1907. Hardcover. Three Volume Set. Publisher's original wrappers bound in quarter morroco. Gilt particulars and decorations to spine, five raised bands, marbled end papers, deckled edges. Luis Bardon book plate to front paste-down. Vol. I: 591 pp., Vol II: 400 pp., Vol. III: 458 pp.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Cyrano de Bergerac Comedie Heroique en Cinq Actes en Vers Representee a  Paris, sur le Theatre de la Porte Saint-Martin le 28 decembre 1897

Cyrano de Bergerac Comedie Heroique en Cinq Actes en Vers Representee a Paris, sur le Theatre de la Porte Saint-Martin le 28 decembre 1897

By: Edmond Rostand

Price: $170.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Charpentier et Fasquelle: 1898

Seller ID: 4220

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Librairie Charpentier et Fasquelle.1898. Early Edition. Green calf to marbled boards, gilt particulars and decorations to spine, marbled endpapers, deckled edges, previous owner's name handwritten on title page. Nicely bound in quarter green morocco with handsome multiple gilt bee motif to ruled spine. ; 225 pages. View more info

Image for The Chronicles of Enguerrand de Monstrelet: (Two Volumes) containing an account of the cruel civil wars between the houses of Orleans and Burgundy; of the possession of Paris and Normandy by the English; their expulsion thence; and of other memorable events that happened in the kingdom of France, as well as in o

The Chronicles of Enguerrand de Monstrelet: (Two Volumes) containing an account of the cruel civil wars between the houses of Orleans and Burgundy; of the possession of Paris and Normandy by the English; their expulsion thence; and of other memorable events that happened in the kingdom of France, as well as in o

By: Enguerrand de Monstrelet; Thomas Johnes (Translator)

Price: $280.00

Publisher: New York, George Routledge And Sons: 1865

Seller ID: 4945


2 volumes (xxxvi, 640, xvi, 552 pages): illustrations . Marbled boards & endsheets. Half red morocco. Top edge gilt, others deckle. Previous owners name sprawled on front page. 7 x 10.5 in. View more info

Image for Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (From 'The Little White Bird') with Drawings by Arthur Rackham, A.R.W.S.

Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (From 'The Little White Bird') with Drawings by Arthur Rackham, A.R.W.S.

By: J. M. Barrie (James Matthew)

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: c. 1906

Seller ID: 5235

Condition: Very Good


Green pictorial cloth with gilt particulars to front board. All 50 tipped-in illustrations with tissue guards present as issued. De Vinne Press. Stated "Published December, 1906." Losses to gilt lettering to front board and spine. Fraying to head and tail of spine. 126 pp. 7 1/2 x 10 inches View more info

Troisieme Partie Des Fameux Voyages de Pietro della Valle, gentil-homme romain, surnommé l'Illustre Voyageur, avec un dénombrement très-exact des choses les plus curieuses, & les plus remarquables qu'il a veuës dans la Turquie, l'Égypte, la Palestine, la Perse, & les Inde

By: Pietro Della Valle

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Gervais Clouzier: 1663

Seller ID: 5047

Condition: Fair


Full brown calf; gilt particulars to spine. 5 raised bands. Red edges. Separated hinges, boards still attached (see image). Bookworm marks on boards and worming throughout pages (see image). Water stain to first pages, without text obstruction. Fair third volume copy without previous owners' names or markings. [xii], 649, [xix] pp. 7.25 x 9.7 in. 18.5 x 24.5 cm View more info

Image for Les Oraisons Amoureuses de Jeanne Aurelie Grivolin. Lyonnaise.  Illustrations d'Esperance. Artist's copy.

Les Oraisons Amoureuses de Jeanne Aurelie Grivolin. Lyonnaise. Illustrations d'Esperance. Artist's copy.

By: Roger Pillet

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Du Moustie: 1948

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3726

Condition: Very Good


Half red morocco over marbled paper. Some wear along edges. Gilt decorations and particulars to spine. Marbled endpapers. Artist's copy with black and white suite of plates including four surpressed plates to rear of book. Signed in pencil by artist at bottom of liitations page. Previous owner's inked notation to top right of title page. Stain to bottom margins of blank front fly and verso of p [159] not affecting text or images. Otherwise, a nice clean copy. ; 8vo ; [158] pages; Signed by Illustrator; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for Sprichwörter, schöne weise Klügredenn, darinnen Teutscher und anderer Spraachen Höfflicheit, Zier, höhste Vernunfft und Klugheit; was auch zu ewiger und zeitlicher Weissheit, Tugent, Kunst, und Wesen dient, gespürt, und begriftett, von alten unnd newen im brauch gehabt, und beschriben, in etliche Tausant zusamen bracht.

Sprichwörter, schöne weise Klügredenn, darinnen Teutscher und anderer Spraachen Höfflicheit, Zier, höhste Vernunfft und Klugheit; was auch zu ewiger und zeitlicher Weissheit, Tugent, Kunst, und Wesen dient, gespürt, und begriftett, von alten unnd newen im brauch gehabt, und beschriben, in etliche Tausant zusamen bracht.

By: Sebastian Franck

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Frankfurt am Main, Christian Egenolff: 1565

Seller ID: 5134


[30] leaves, 392 leaves 11 x 16.8 cm. Handsome full goat with brass furniture. Lacking clasps; hinges quite loose; nonetheless a fine example of sixteenth century German binding. Bookplate of prominent proverb collector Lt. Colonel V. S. M.de Guinzbourg to front fly; inscription of Jacob Prager to pastedown. Title in red & Black; intricate tailpiece below colophon; full page printer's device to verso of last leaf. View more info

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My Life In the Open

By: Will H. Ogilvie

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4995

Condition: Very Good


Although published in London, this is an "edition for America" imported by A. Wessels Company (Brooklyn and New York). Teal cloth with gilt particulars to spine. Top edge gilt, others uncut. 303 pp. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. First Edition. View more info