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A Tabular Series of Decimal Quotients for All the Proper Vulgar Fractions of Which, When in Their Lowest Terms, Neither the Numerator Nor the Denominator is Greater Than 1000

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Richardson: 1823

Seller ID: 002293


Brown leather, undecorated, small burgandy square on spine with "Deci Ouot" in gold, one tear on the leather, edges rubbed; pages not numbered, looks like about 150, slight age discoloration on pages but very clean for age View more info

La Perpetuite de la Foy de Leglise Catholique Touchant l'Eucharistie de'Fendue Contre les Livres du Sieur Claude, Minifire de Charenton, Tome Troisie'me (French)

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Michael David: 1708

Seller ID: 011030


Text in French. Leather over boards, five bands on spine (sixth band missing), book is complete, front cover detached, marble end papers, two book plates on inside front cover, one in French and one in English, 853 pages, spine is very rubbed with much of the leather missing, all corners rubbed View more info

Meyer's Universum, eller Billeder og Beskrivelser af det Seeværdigste og Mærkværdigste i Naturen og Kunsten paa den hele Jord Oversat af Professor, Ridder Oehlenschläger 1835 (Danish, Dansk)

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Kjøbenhavn, 1835

Seller ID: 014584


Text in Danish, Dansk, 46 plates. All plates are set well into page and measure four inches by six-and-one-half inches oblong (with plate edges at about 1/2" from edge of picture) - showing buildings and scenes from around the world. Border areas of pages are foxed. Covers are speckled brown with remains of clothe spine at edge, actual spine missing. Scenes included are: Sainte Markus, Venise; Grand Canal; les Bains d'Ems; Vue de Rome; Pont et Chateau St. Ange; Ma... View more info

Chatter Box, 1874

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The American News Comoany: 1874

Seller ID: 016256


Color illustration on cover, 412 pages, title page is pasted to inside front cover, pages one and two MISSING, spine missing and stitching is loose but there, board edges rubbed, many illustrations View more info

The Modern Traveller: A Popular Description. Geographical, Historical, and Topographical, of the Various Countries of the Globe, North America, Two Volumes

By: N/A

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, Printed for James Duncan: 1829

Seller ID: 031443


Brown leather spine and corners on brown marbled boards, five raised bands on spine with gilt title on black field, both volumes are sturdy with clean interiors and fold-out map, page edges are age discolored, cover edges rubbed. Volume One (1829) has 372 pages, fold-out map of "British America and the United States" and two illustrations. Volume Two (1830) has 335 pages, fold-out map of the "United States" and three illustrations. Both maps have closed t... View more info

Memoir de la Cade (a very old address book)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 031535


Brown leather binding, index tabs (a,b,c...), no writing. no entries, page edges gilt. Leather on spine is very cracked, edges are very rubbed, corners frayed, interior is clean. This small book came from a lot that was about 1820s View more info

Almanacco per lo Stato Pontificio: 1845, Anno Primo 1

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Bologna, Italy, Tipografia Governativa: 1845

Seller ID: 031544


Brown paper over boards, gilt title, boards are a bit cocked (paper shrank?), fold-out drawings of a swimmer in back of book, 192 pages, 1/2" tear at top of spine, internal foxing View more info

The Observer: Being a Collections of Moral, Literary and Familiar Essays (Volumes I-V)

By: N/A

Price: $165.00

Publisher: London, Printed for C. Dilly: 1790

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 038403


Spine and corner leather was originally olive, now faded to mostly brown on marbled boards, gilt titles mostly rubbed off, Volume One 295 pages, Volume Two 282 pages, Volume Three 330 pages, Volume Four 314 pages, Volume Five 309. Volume Five ends with "FINIS" and "Books Printed for C. Dilly" so series appears to be complete. Volume One has a piece cut out of upper right corner of first end page, former owner's name in all books View more info

Choice Literature: A Monthly Magazine, Volume 1 and 2 Bound Together

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, John B. Alden: 1883

Seller ID: 038813


Brown cloth binding, gilt title, 490 pages plus 320 pages, sturdy, all edges rubbed and bumped View more info

S. F. Myers & Co., Manufacturing Jewelers Catalog No. 22 (1885)

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, S. F. Myers:

Seller ID: 039080


American Reprints Co. Two catalogs, from 1884 26 illustrated pages, from 1886 28 illustratede pages, some edge wear View more info

Paul and Virginia, with an Original Memoir of the Author.

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, W.S. Orr & Co.: 1839

Seller ID: 042867


Full leather binding with gilt title and striping, five bands on spine are slightly raised bands, with title on red and black, rest are gilt decorated, 306 pages, page edges look gilt, end pages marbled, profusely illustrated, edges are rubbed View more info

Libellus Precum et Piarum Exercitationum in Usum pie Vivere, Et Feliciter Mori Desiderantium

By: N/A

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Excudebant T& A Bowman: 1844

Seller ID: 043591


Text in Latin. Leather spine and corners on dark boards, 406 pages, VERY RUBBED with damage at corners View more info

La vie de S. Vincent de Paul, Instituteur & Fondateur des Pretres de la Mission, & des Filles de la Charité., Tome Second

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez la Veuve Herissant: 1787

Seller ID: 043592


Text in French. Volume Two only. Leather spine, 588 pages, covers are WARPED, extreme edge rubbing, interior is good. Decorated end pages, page edges tinted red View more info

Tiomnadh Nuadh ar Tighearn agus ar Slanuighir Iosa Criosd: air a Tharruing Chum Gaelic Albannaich; Sailm Dhaibhidh, Maille Ri Laoidhibh, AirbAn Tarruing o Na Sgrioptuiribh Naomha

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Anderson & Bryce: 1827

Seller ID: 043184


Text in Galic. Two books: Tiomnadh Nuadh 260 pages, Sailm Dhaibhidh 92 pages. Dark brown full leather binding, binding is tight, edge wear, type face is very small View more info

The Comic History of Rome

By: Abbott a Beckett, Gilbert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury, Evans and Co.:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 014638


Tan leather binding with gilt decoration, ten colored steel engravings plus many other illustrations, marbled end papers and page edges. DEFECT: boards are detached but complete. Spine has five raised bands, gilt decoration, bottom leather section of spine is missing, View more info

From Timber to Town: Down in Egypt

By: An Early Settler

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. C. McClurg & Co.: 1891

Seller ID: 029796


Blue embossed cloth binding with gilt and light blue titles, clean and tight, 287 pages, edges lightly rubbed and corners lightly bumped View more info

Odes of Anacreon, Translated into English Verse with Notes, Tenth Edition (Two Volumes)

By: Anacreon; Thomas Moore (trans/notes)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Printed for James Carpenter: 1820

Seller ID: 043923


Full leather binding (brown leather with gilt trim), 175 pages and 148 pages, spines have pieces missing, edges very chipped, interiors clean View more info

The Green Bough: A Tale of the Resurrection

By: Austin, Mary

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Musson Book Company: 1913

Seller ID: 042830


Cloth spine on tan boards, about 40 pages, frontis picture of John and Peter, other pages have border art, book cover has a paste on picture of the resurrection (picture is dark but you can see the image), edges and corners are scraped, grey decorated end pages (there's a break in the binding, but all pages present) View more info

Dictionarium Britannicum: Or a more Compleat Universal Etymological English Dictionary Than Any Extant

By: Bailey, N. (Nathan)

Price: $1,800.00

Publisher: London, Printed for T. Cox: 1730

Seller ID: 026704


M,DCC,XXX. Brown leather binding, tight binding, professionally restored spine covering, gilt title on red field on spine with five ribs, about 800 pages, book is sturdy and stands squarely. End pages were probably added when spine was restored, rest is original, spine is fine, covers edges rubbed, corners appear to have had a different leather covering which is no longer there, mild foxing throughout especially at first and last pages, page edges are age discolored, a f... View more info

Mr. Munchausen: An Account of Some of His Recent Adventures.

By: Bangs, John Kendrick

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, Noyes Platt & Co.: 1901

Inscription: Author Signed Letter

Seller ID: 043357


Very colorful front cover on tan boards, clean and tight, 180 pages, 15 color illustrations (all present) one illustration is loose, author signed letter includedpage edges lightly browned, one tiny damp stain on cover View more info