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The Waverley Novels by SCOTT, Walter, Sir

Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1877. Illustrated. hardcover. very good(+). 48 volumes. Frontispiece engraving, extra illustrated title page, other in-text figures throughout. 12mo, attractive 3/4 brown calf over marbled boards; gilt- decorated spine…

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$4,000.00


The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott by SCOTT, Walter,Sir

hardcover. Frontis port., title pg. vignette, 10 vols., 8vo, full straight-grained morocco, gilt floral borders on covers, gilt dec. raised spines, top edges gilt (ex. lib., some foxing, spine slightly bumped). Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Co., 182…

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$1,000.00


A Christmas Carol by DICKENS, Charles

Philadelphia: Lippincott. Limited. hardcover. fine. Rackham, Arthur. Color frontispiece and 11 other mounted color plates by Arthur Rackham. Many b/w line drawings. 4to, white vellum, pictorially stamped and lettered in gilt. Uncut edges, t.e.g. Philade…

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$8,500.00


Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant by GRANT, Ulysses S

New York: Charles Webster, 1885. hardcover. very good. Illustrations with some folding. 2 Vols. Thick 8vo, publisher's 3/4 brown morocco with gilt decoration (spines a bit worn), marbled edges. New York: Charles Webster, 1885, 1886. First Edition. V…

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$1,500.00


Catch-22 by HELLER, Joseph

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1961. First. hardcover. very good(+)/good. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Simon & Schuster, 1961. First Edition.<br/><br/> Presentation copy. To.... Who's been collecting me for longer than I realized...…

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$3,000.00


Important autographed letter signed to a former member of the Continental Congress by [ALEXANDER HAMILTON]

New York, 1800. unbound. very good. The Holland Land Company & the Morris Reserve Holdings West of the Genesee River . . . and the Final Award -- highly cryptic and important letter by Herman LeRoy, 2 pages (front and back), 9 x 7.25 inches, New Yor…

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$1,200.00


Anne of Green Gables by MONTGOMERY, L.M

Boston: Page, 1908. First. hardcover. very good. Illustrated by M.A. and W.A.J. Claus. 8vo, pinkish gray cloth, pictorial cover label. Boston: Page, 1908. First Edition.<br/><br/> First issue, dated April, 1908 on the copyright page, with 8 …

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$22,000.00


Cram&#39;s Universal Terrestrial Globe by CRAM, George F

Indianapolis: George F. Cram & Co. Tabletop globe. 9 inch diameter. 12 inches tall including turned wood stand on rectangular base. 2 sets of 12 coated-paper gores over pasteboard. Circular cartouche in south-east Indian Ocean. Some chipping to varni…

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$1,250.00


Les Miserables by HUGO, Victor

Philadelphia: Barrie, 1893. Limited. hardcover. fine. 10 volumes, 8vo, handsomely rebound in 3/4 brown morocco over marbled boards; gilt-ruled and lettered spine with raised bands. all edges gilt. Philadelphia: Barrie, (1893).<br/> <br/> Par…

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$6,000.00


The American Magazine, Containing a Miscellaneous Collection of Original and Other Valuable Essays, in Prose and Verse,; and Calculated Both for Instruction and Amusement. Issues 1 - 8 (of 12) by [WEBSTER, Noah], ed., et al

New York: Samuel Loudon, 1787. First. hardcover. very good. Illustrated with 2 plates (one torn and one edgeworn) and 1 table (torn and with some paper loss). 602 pages with continuous pagination. Thick 8vo, contemporary leather-backed boards with red l…

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$5,500.00


The Works of Charles Lever by LEVER, Charles

First. hardcover. very good. Illustrated by Phiz and Hablot K. Brown. 38 volumes. Various sizes ranging from small to tall, thick 8vo, all uniformly bound in olive morocco, gilt-stamped raised bands (shamrocks on spines), inner dentelles, t.e.g.; (spine…

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$4,500.00


Outstanding Autographed Letter Signed about the Alexander Hamilton / Aaron Burr duel by FOOTE, Charles A. (1785 - 1828)

New York, 1804. unbound. very good. 2 pages (front and back), 8 x 6.25 inches, (New York), docketed in Charles Foote's hand, circa September 1804, to his brother, admonishing Aaron Burr and both participating "Seconds." in part: "...M…

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$3,000.00


[DOUBLE FORE-EDGE PAINTING]. Poems by ROGERS, Samuel

London: Moxon, 1838. hardcover. near fine. Illustrated with numerous in-text engravings. 313 pages. 12mo, beautifully bound in contemporary gilt-decorated burgundy morocco, a.e.g. London: Edward Moxon, 1838. Near fine (both hinges repaired).<br/>&…

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$2,500.00


The Novels of Balzac by BALZAC, Honore de

Philadelphia: Barrie, 1895. hardcover. near fine. Over 350 fine full page etchings by various artists, each with tissue guards. 52 (of 53) volumes, 8vo, 3/4 blue morocco, decoratively gilt spines, t.e.g. Philadelphia: George Barrie, 1896- 1900. One of 1…

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$6,500.00


Works of William Makepeace Thackeray by THACKERAY, William Makepeace

Boston: Estes & Lauriat, 1891. hardcover. near fine. Frontispieces and other illustrations protected with tissue. 30 volumes. 8vo, 3/4 brown morocco; gilt-decorated spines with raised bands, a.e.g. Boston: Estes & Lauriat, 1891. Near fine.<br…

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$6,500.00


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