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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: $24.94

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: $19.95

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

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Sweet & Maxwell's Guide to Students' Law Books (List G - April 1928 ) with Suggested Courses of Reading for the Bar, Solicitors' and L.L.B. Examinations

By: Sweet & Maxwell

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Sweet & Maxwell: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40853

Condition: Very Good


54 pages; Clean and tight in original printed self-wrappers; wrappers toned at edges. A fascinating guideline to the appropriate material for the study of various aspects of law and legal history. View more info

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A Catalogue of Modern Second-Hand Law Books (Catalogue H - June 1928 ) with a Selection of Legal Biographies

By: Sweet & Maxwell

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Sweet & Maxwell: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40854

Condition: Very Good


32 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers; wrappers toned at edges. An interesting collection of titles in various fields of the law and legal history, including Pollock's Personal Remembrances (1887); Gordon's Costs in the King's Bench (1884); Russell's Treatise on Crimes and Misdemeanors (1909); Lorimer's Institutes of Law (1872); Renton's Law of and Practice in Insanity (1896); etc. View more info

A Complete Guide to Sweet & Maxwell's Legal Publications, including the Publications of Stevens & Haynes, with Telegraphic Code Words - Catalogue A

By: Sweet and Maxwell

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Sweet and Maxwell: 1929

Seller ID: 39671

Condition: Very Good


92 pages; Clean and tight in original printed gray wrappers. Received date stamp Jan 31 1929 The Law Library. Sweet & Maxwell is a British publisher specialising in legal publications. This publisher of legal books and periodicals traces it root to the ounding of Stephen Sweet in 1799 and Alexander Maxwell in 1800, which merged in 1802 to form as Sweet & Maxwell. View more info

LEGAL BIBLIOGRAPHY of the British Commonwealth of Nations, being the Third Cumulative Supplement, to the end of 1945, to Sweet and Maxwell's Legal Bibliography

By: Sweet and Maxwell

Price: $12.94

Publisher: London, Sweet and Maxwell: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41780

Condition: Very Good


144 pages; Clean and tight in original pink boards. Sweet & Maxwell is a British publisher specialising in legal publications. This publisher of legal books and periodicals traces it root to the ounding of Stephen Sweet in 1799 and Alexander Maxwell in 1800, which merged in 1802 to form as Sweet & Maxwell. Laid in is memo from the publisher on their letterhead with typed message "With Sweet & Maxwell Ltd.'s Compliments" and addressed to Edon R. James, Esq., Law Librarian, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. View more info

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CATALOGUES - A lot of twenty-five bookseller catalogues Offering Fine Books, Interesting and Rare Books, Second-Hand Books, Pamphlets and Manuscripts; etc.

By: Thomas Thorp

Price: $44.94

Publisher: Surrey and London, Thomas Thorp: 1936-1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40865

Condition: Very Good


A lot of 25 Bookseller's catalogues (late 1930s) For Thomas Thorp located in London and also in Surrey. - contents generally clean and tight in original printed wrappers with some scattered pencil check marks, dust toning and occasional creasing at corner. Catalogue numbers range from Catalogue No. 191 to Catalogue No. 507 offerring tens of thousands of books. View more info

A Catalogue of Books Relating to America - Catalogue No. 475

By: Thorp, Thomas

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Thomas Thorp: 1936

Seller ID: 39673

Condition: Good+


48 pages; Contents clean in original printed green wrappers. Front wrapper rubbed, toned and creased at upper right corner. 1131 items including Capt. Edward Cooke's Voyage to the South Sea (1708-12); an American Military Pocket Atlas (1776); etc. View more info

Catalogue of Second-Hand Books Part 1: Eighteenth Century Literature; Part 2: Miscellaneous Literature. Catalogue No. 239

By: Thorp, Thomas

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Thomas Thorp: 1944

Seller ID: 39706

Condition: Very Good-


56 pages; Contents clean in original printed green wrappers. Former owner's name on front wrapper at upper right corner. 1312 items including purchases from the Libraries of The Late Rt. Hon. John Burns, The Late Sir Michael Sadler, The Late J. Pierpont Morgan, L.W. Neeld and various other sources. The previous owner Francis Xavier Dwyer 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. He ... View more info