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RARE BOOKS Offerred for Sale Catalogue 56

By: Robinson, William H.

Price: $19.96

Publisher: London, William H. Robinson, Bookseller: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38789

Condition: Very Good-


76 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Wrappers dust soiled, foxed. 206 items. Illustrations. Some items included: True Declaration of the Estate of the Colonie in Virginia (1610), True and Historical Narrative of the Colony of Georgia (1741), Duns Scotus' Quodlibeta (1474), Milton's Paradise Regained (1671), Narrative of the Base and Inhuman Arts practiced upon the Brain of Habbakkuk Hilding (1752), etc. View more info

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AMERICAN LAWS, ACTS, LEGISLATIVE JOURNALS, LEGAL COMPILATIONS, STATUTES, AND TRIALS

By: Rosenbach Company

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Philadelphia, Rosenbach Company: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38746

Condition: Very Good+


Clean and tight in original pale green wrappers, one tiny chip at top edge of rear wrapper. One of the wonderful catalogues issued by Rosenbach Company filled with treasures very few contemporaries of A. S. W. Rosenbach had the opportunity to handle and most modern booksellers will never see in the trade. This catalogue focuses on historical legal items. OCLC: 7806334 View more info

A List of Serials including Publications of the International Labour Office, League of Nations, Permanent Court Catalog No. 13 (Spring, 1950)

By: Rothman, Fred B.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, Fred B. Rothman & Co., Booksellers: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39669

Condition: Very Good


15 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Fred B. Rothman founded Rothman & Co, Booksellers in 1945 in lower Manhattan after leaving New York University where he had been law librarian for seven years. Though Rothman began business dealing exclusively in used legal books and periodicals, the business soon grew to encompass sales of newly published material and eventually to include publishing such material. This catalogue is from the early years and contains listings for 341 items. On the rear wrapper is the address label of Francis Xavier Dwyer was co-author of a widely used t... View more info

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BIBLIOGRAPHY OF JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY

By: Russo, Anthony J.; & Dorothy R. Russo

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Indiana Historical Society: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40013

Condition: Very Good+


351 pages; Clean and tight in original decorative cloth binding. The standard work on this important Indiana author - the standard works and ephemera of James Whitcomb Riley. 16 illustrations, colour frontispiece. ; 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

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THE LADIES, GOD BLESS THEM - Recollections of American Women Book Collectors. Limited Edition of 1000 copies

By: RYSKAMP, Charles

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, Grolier Club: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42028

ISBN: 0910672733

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


24 pages; Text of a talk given by Charles Ryskamp on 18 April 2007. Clean and tight in original printed wrappers in dustwrapper with two small closed tears at top edge. View more info

MEMOIRES DE LITTERATURE [with six engraved plates and four vignettes of printing presses] Par M. De S**

By: Sallengres, Albert Henri de

Price: $274.94

Publisher: La Haye, Henri du Sauzet: 1715-1717

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42109

Condition: Very Good-


Engravings; 1000+ pages; Two volume set comprising four parts with separate titlepages. Title pages printed in red and black. Bound in contemporary full calf, five raised bands at spines; title and volume number labels missing, decorative stamping to compartments, but most gilt rubbed/flaked away; leather rubbed at extremeties and worn away at hinges and spine ends. (xviii), 207, (i), (iv), 211-464, (xii); (x), 240; (vi), 299, (v) pp. Illustrated with two frontispieces by Frans van Bleyswyck (duplicates - one in each volume), four title page vignettes (of printing presses), and four engrave... View more info

An Illustrated Catalogue Describing a Selection of Rare Books & Manuscripts Recently Brought Over From Europe - Catalogue No. 11 Americana, Renaissance and Baroque Book Illustration, Early Printed Books on Hunting, Law, Medicine, Philosophy, Sciece, Travel, etc

By: Schab, William H

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, William H. Schab: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39712

Condition: Very Good


73 pages; Contents clean and tight in original illustrated wrappers. Wrappers lightly dust soiled, date stamped on front wrapper: Feb 11, 1947. From the collection of Francis Xavier Dwyer who was co-author of a widely used textbook: "Introduction to the Study of Law," by Edmund M. Morgan and Francis X. Dwyer, and was a librarian at the Law Library of Harvard University and later for decades at the Law Library of Library of Congress. OCLC: 756772255 View more info

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BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HEBREW TRANSLATIONS OF GERMAN WORKS

By: Schapiro, Israel

Price: $10.94

Publisher: New York, Bloch Publishing: 1934

Seller ID: 41651

Condition: Very Good-


79 pages; Introduction in English, bibliographic entries in Hebrew and in German. Contents clean and tight in original yellow wrappers. Wrappers are dust-soiled, former owner's name on front wrapper - Francis Xavier Dwyer, co-author of a widely used textbook: "Introduction to the Study of Law," and a librarian at the Law Library of Harvard University and later for decades at the Law Library of Library of Congress. ; 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 electr... View more info

TYPED LETTER SIGNED by Meryl Secrest written to Roger Stevens

By: Secrest, Meryl

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Chevy Chase, Manuscript: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 42197

Condition: Very Good


Autograph; 1 pages; Single sheet typed letter. Content refers to her recently published book Between Me and Life: A Biography of Romaine Brooks. Relates that comments from Francis Steegmuller, Lord Clark, and Anais Nin might be quoted in the promotional materials and suggests Roger might also offer comments/review. Meryle Secrest was born in Bath, England, and her family emigrated to Canada, where she began her career as a journalist. In 1964 she began writing for The Washington Post, doing profile interviews of notable personalities from Leonard Bernstein to Anaïs Nin. In 1975 she left t... View more info

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MANUSCRITS HEBREUX DE LISBONNE - Un atelier de copistes et d'enlumineurs au XVe siècle

By: Sed-Rajna, Gabrielle

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Paris, Centre Nacional De La Recherche Scientifique: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40471

Condition: Near Fine


73 full page plates, 4 in colour, 12 b&w figures. ; 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

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THE REDCOAT PRESS

By: Sollitt, Betty and Ralph

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Westport, CT, The Redcoat Press: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36998

Condition: Fine


Stiff gray wrappers with decorative device of front printed in red. Owner's name. A beautifully produced pamphlet describing the establishment of the Redcoat Press and selection of its printers mark. Set in English Caslon Old Face by Betty and Ralph Sollitt as a keepsake for their friends. One hundred and fifty copies printed at The Redcoat Press in May 1940. The printer's mark drawn after the silhouette reproduced on the opening page of this keepsake by Fred Farrar. A scarce inaugural item from this small press. OCLC: 1201597; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual p... View more info

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Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books, Illuminated and Other Manuscripts, Autograph letters, etc. August 2 - 3, 1933

By: Sotheby & Co

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Sotheby & Co: 1933

Seller ID: 40869

Condition: Very Good


67 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed self-wrappers, wrappers toned at edges, a small marginal stain at top edge of rear wrapper, old owner's received stamp on front wrapper. 1727 items offerred, comprising The Library of the late John Talbot Clifton, Esq. of Kildalton and Lytham; The Property of Sir John Wormald, The Judge's Lodging, Oford; The property of Mrs. G.A. Marriott, 51 Putney Hill SW; The Property of Mrs. L. Sneyd Kynnersley; The Property of Mrs. May Sowerby; The Property of Spenser H. Bickham; et alus. View more info

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Sale Number 3834 Americana

By: Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc.

Price: $10.94

Publisher: New York, Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40799

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's color pictorial wrappers. The big January Americana sale at Sotheby Parke Bernet for 1976, the bicentennial year. Illustrations throughout. View more info

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Law Books on Shipping and Allied Subjects - Catalogue No. 77

By: Stevens & Sons

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Stevens & Sons, Ltd: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40864

Condition: Very Good


32 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed blue wrappers. This collection of titles in various field of law including Roscoe's Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice; Chalmer's Digest of the Law of Bills of Exchange; Marsden on the Law of Collisions at Sea; etc. View more info

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General Catalogue - Law Books

By: Stevens & Sons

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Stevens & Sons, Ltd: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40866

Condition: Very Good


96 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers, wrappers toned at edges. This is the General Catalogue for 1938 for Stevens & Sons, Ltd, Law Publishers, Booksellers and Exporters. View more info

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THE MASTER OF BALLANTRAE

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Boston, Small Maynard and Co: 1907

Seller ID: 38989

Condition: Very Good+


308 pages; Clean and tight in original burgundy cloth binding with gilt lettering and decorative stamping at spine and front cover. Silk ribbon place marker, frontispiece photogravure portrait of the author (with tissue guard), decorative chapter headpieces; t.e.g. foredge untrimmed. A beautifully designed and produced book. Binding has the monogram "TBH" - Theodore Brown Hapgood, Jr. (1871–1938). Working in Boston, Hapgood designed book covers, bookplates, posters, and a set of type ornaments, known as Hapgood florets. His cover designs were often based on floral and branch moti... View more info

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Law Books - A Selection of Books Old and Modern of Legal Interest - Catalogue No. 93 including An Interesting Collection of Early English Law Books

By: Surrey Bookshop

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Surrey Bookshop: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40857

Condition: Very Good-


36 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers; wrappers toned at edges and dusty. This collection of titles in various fields of the law and legal history includes Bendloes Les Reports des Divers Resolutions et Judgements (1661); Bracton's De Legibus & Consuetudinibus (1569); Brooke's La Graunde Abrdigment (1576); etc. View more info

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Criminology and Trials - An Important Collection of Books - Catalogue No. 79

By: Surrey Bookshop

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Surrey Bookshop: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40862

Condition: Very Good


32 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers; wrappers a bit dusty. This collection of titles in various fields of the law and criminology include Genuine Memoirs of Robert and Daniel Perreau (1775-75); Mary the Maid of the Inn; Greenacre's The Osier Bed at Camberwell (1837); Stewart's Trial of James Stewart of Aucharn (1753); etc. View more info

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Law Books - A Collection of Books of Legal Interest - Catalogue No. 77

By: Surrey Bookshop

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Surrey Bookshop: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40863

Condition: Very Good


20 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers; wrappers toned at edges and dusty. This collection of titles in various field of law including A'Beckett's Comic Blackstone (1846); Armstrong's War and Treaty Legislation 1914-1922; Granvillea's Tractatus de Legibus (1604); Hargrave's Argument in the Case of James Sommersett, a Negro (1772); etc. View more info

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Books for Law Students (List D - September 1928 )

By: Sweet & Maxwell

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Sweet & Maxwell: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40852

Condition: Very Good


32 pages; Clean and tight in original printed self-wrappers; wrappers toned at edges. The items catalogued include Wilshere's Elements of Criminal and Magisterial Law and Procedure (1923); Snell's Principles of Equity (1925); Salmond's Jurisprudence (1924); etc. View more info