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The Book of Good Counsels from the Sanskrit of the "Hitopadesa" with Illustrations by Gordon Browne

By: Arnold, Sir Edward ; Gordon Browne (illustrator)

Price: $49.94

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribners: 1893

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 40607


163 pages; Clean and secure in original red cloth binding with bevelled edges and elaborate decorative stamping in gilt to front cover with images of various wild animals and branches. Minor wear to cloth at spine ends. Fabulous cover design bears monogram HD or possibly HC (with C reversed). Several full page b&w illustrations by Gordon Browne. Frontispiece, 6 full page & 13 b&w text illustrations. Printed at Chiswick Press. View more info

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The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer A modern rendering into prose of the Prologue and ten tales

By: Chaucer, Geoffrey ; Percy MacKaye ; Walter Appleton Clark (illustrator)

Price: $44.94

Publisher: New York, Fox, Duffield and Company: 1904

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 39262


xiv, 236 pages; Contents clean and secure in original green cloth binding with gilt lettering and a coulour illustration mounted to front board with a gilt border. OCLC: 1125960 Illustrated with six wonderful colour plates by Walter Appleton Clark. View more info

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GREAT MUSICIANS - ART AND GLORY told in Picture and in Story

By: Crawford, Rebekah ; [SIGNED] ; Elizabeth Tousey

Price: $29.94

Publisher: New York, Donald W. Newton: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40237


Autograph; Oblong quarto (10 3/4" by 12 1/4"). Inscribed and Signed by the author (Crawford) on the ffep - "To A. Edward Davis, Jr. / The life that is in time with the / melodies of Heaven cannot fail of / being happy. / Rebekah Crawford / Aug. 4th 1925." Otherwise clean and tight in original dark blue cloth binding with decorative stamping in red and green and gilt lettering on front cover. Beautifully illustrated book with full page plates on the left a... View more info

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WASTE NOT, WANT NOT or, Two Strings To Your Bow with Illustrations from Original Designs

By: Edgeworth, Maria

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Philadelphia, Geo. S. Appleton: 1850

Seller ID: 38696


62, 18 pages; Clean and tight in original red cloth binding with gilt titles at front cover and decorative stamping in blind to both boards. Two charming full page illustrated plates, hand-coloured. 18 pages of ads at rear with many wood engravings. Maria Edgeworth (1768 – 1849) was an Irish writer of adult and children's literature. She was one of the first realist writers in children's literature and was a significant figure in the evolution of the novel in Europe. F... View more info

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TINTORET in attractive leather binding

By: Fosca, Francois

Price: $99.94

Publisher: Paris, Albin Michel, Editeur: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39050


Les Maitres Du Moyen Age Et De La Renaissance; 173 pp & 100 ff pages; Beautiful limited edition in Fine Leather Binding. A standard monograph on Tintoretto (text in French), with the original wrappers (including spine) neatly preserved in a handsome private binding of quarter brown morocco leather over marbled boards, raised bands, gilt spine, top edges gilt, others trimmed rough. Copy number 768/1650 on papier Alfa. Minimal light rubbing to the spine. Freitag 9407. Tex... View more info

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SONGS OF TWO SAVOYARDS

By: Gilbert, W. S. and Arthur Sullivan

Price: $29.94

Publisher: London, Routledge & Sons: 1890

Seller ID: 38815


268 pages; Clean and tight in original sand coloured cloth binding with gilt lettering & decorative stamping, teg. Cloth worn at spine ends. No date printed in the book, c1890. Delightful humourous drawings by Gilbert illustrate the lyrics and music of the 66 songs included. A very nice collection of music from their operas, with the scores by Sullivan. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that... View more info

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ARIZONA THE WONDERLAND

By: James, George Wharton

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Boston, The Page Company: 1920

Seller ID: 40455


The History of its Ancient Cliff and Cave Dwellings, Ruined Pueblos, Conquest by the Spaniards, Jesuit and Franciscan Missions, Trail Makers and Indians; A Survey of its Climate, Scenic Marvels, Topography, Deserts, Mountains, Rivers and Valleys; A Review of its Industries; an Account of its Influence to Art, Literature and Science; and some Reference to what it offers of delight to the Automobilist, Sportsman, Pleasure and Healthy Seeker. Brown cloth binding with gold ... View more info

LADIES' SOUVENIR - A Gift for All Seasons Highly Embellished with Three Colour Plates of Flowers and steel engravings

By: Multiple Authors

Price: $34.94

Publisher: New York, H. Dayton: c1850

Seller ID: 41223


Parts 1 and 2 bound together; 218; 208 pages; Scattered foxing, otherwise unmarked and secure in original blue cloth binding, The extensive gilt decoration mostly rubbed away, cloth quite worn at spine ends and corners. Free endpapers lacking, contents complete, including three full page colour plates of flowers (Rhodedendrum, Calliopse, Poets Lily & Pink) and three b&w engravings (Ermena Gray, Ancient Athens, The Shadows of the Past) OCLC Number: 35897620 Conten... View more info

DEESIDE

By: Smith Jr, William ; Robert Anderson (illustrator)

Price: $34.94

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1911

Seller ID: 40191


ix, 174 pages; Illustrated with Folding map, 20 colour plates after paintings by Robert Anderson. Original green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration in brown, white and gilt. Toning to endpapers, else a very nice copy of this beautiful book. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

THE GIANT HORSE OF OZ

By: Thompson, Ruth Plumly ; John R. Neill (illustrator)

Price: $99.94

Publisher: Chicago, The Reilly & Lee Co.: 1939

Seller ID: 39140


283 pages; Clean and tight in original orange cloth boards with wonderful bright colour illustration mounted on front board. John R. Neill's fabulous black and white illustrations throughout. Dustjacket has edgewear, chipping at spine ends, 1 1/2" closed tear at top edge of front panel near spine, original price intact ($1.75). ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a char... View more info

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SPEEDY IN OZ

By: Thompson, Ruth Plumly ; L. Frank Baum & John R. Neill

Price: $39.94

Publisher: Chicago, Reilly & Lee: 1934

Seller ID: 41453


298 pages; Wonderful pictorial binding. Contents clean and tight in original green cloth binding with colour illustration mounted on front board depicting three characters floating about with colourful umbrellas. Black and white illustrations throughout. Date on copyright page is 1934. Speedy in Oz (1934) is the twenty-eighth in the series of Oz books created by L. Frank Baum and his successors, and the fourteenth written by Ruth Plumly Thompson. It was Illustrated by Jo... View more info

CHANSONS ET RONDES ENFANTINES avec Notices et Accompagnement de Piano Ouvrage Enrochi De huit dessins en Chromotypographie par Henri Pille

By: Weckerlin, J. B. ; Henri Pille

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Garnier Freres: 1880

Seller ID: 41224


114 pages; Culs-de-lampe de Bourget graves par Lefman. A lovely book with charming engraved illustrations. Contents clean and tight in original tan cloth binding with decorative stamping in gilt and lettering in black on front cover. Some very minor flaking at front edge of a few leaves. No date printed in book, but paper, illustrations and binding style suggest 1880s. A small superficial spot to cloth at bottom edge of front board. Text in French. A delightful colle... View more info