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Image for <b>A Song of a Single Note A Love Story,</b>

A Song of a Single Note A Love Story,

By: Barr, Amelia E.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York:, Dodd, Mead & Company,: 1902.

Edition: First Edition - First Printing (October 1902).

Seller ID: 002700


Bound in green cloth with a symmetrical decorated cover in pale blue and gold with a formalized floral framing a gilt oval panel with the title against a background of gold. Lettering in pale blue. The spine design repeats the floral pattern of the front cover.Bindings firm with a hint of a shelf lean. Text clean with light even toning. Minor offsetting associated with illustrations. Light shelf wear. Color frontispiece and several other b/w illustrations by An... View more info

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...Sketches Abroad with Pen and Pencil.

By: Darley, Felix O. C.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Hurd and Houghton at the Riverside Press,: 1869.<br>

Edition: Early Edition, Second printing.<br>

Seller ID: 003066


Text and drawings of American illustrator's trip to England and the Continent undertaken in 1867-68. Green pebbled morocco leather covered beveled boards, stamped titles and spine decoration in gilt, decoration in circle of travelers in stamped gilt on front. All edges gilt.Bindings square and tight; Light wear. A stripe of bio-predation across front. Three previous ownership marks: bookplate front paste-down; cursive inked name on front free end... View more info

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The Poetical Works of Mrs. Felicia Hemans.

By: Hemans, Mrs. Felicia; Edited with a Critical Memoir by William Michael Rossetti.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London:, E. Moxon, Son, & Company,: [n.d. c1880]

Seller ID: 005569


Green decorated cloth boards. All edges gilt. Bindings square and tight; though front hinge starting. Minimal shelf handling. Illustrated with a few plates, chapter headers. Text clean; Mild toning, Previous owner’s name on front free endpage. 7.25 inches tall. 595 pages with publisher advertisements. View more info

Image for ...<b>Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Geniuses. 3 Issues.George Eliot; Parnell; John Ruskin.</b>

...Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Geniuses. 3 Issues.George Eliot; Parnell; John Ruskin.

By: Hubbard, Elbert.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: East Aurora, New York:, The Roycrofters,: 1910.

Seller ID: 004030


Parnell; Vol. 26 No, 6; Number 1; January 1910 George Eliot; Vol. 26; No. 3; March 1910 John Ruskin; Vol. 26; No. 5. May 1910 All in stiff paper boards with Yapp edges. Moderate handling, bindings firm, Text has toned. Beautiful Arts and Crafts style decorations with David Hunter designs. View more info

Image for ...<b>Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Teachers. 4 Issues. Mary Baker Eddy; Erasmus; Hypathia; King Alfred.</b>

...Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Teachers. 4 Issues. Mary Baker Eddy; Erasmus; Hypathia; King Alfred.

By: Hubbard. Elbert.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: East Aurora, New York:, Roycrofters,: 1908.

Seller ID: 004055


All in stiff paper boards with extended edges. Moderate handling, bindings firm, Text has toned. Beautiful Arts and Crafts style decorations with decorated first letters designs. View more info

Image for <B>Cornelius O'Dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General.</b> [First], Second, & Third Series.<br> [3 vol. bound by Zaehnsdorf] [19th Century Irish Literature]

Cornelius O'Dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General. [First], Second, & Third Series.
[3 vol. bound by Zaehnsdorf] [19th Century Irish Literature]

By: Lever, Charles

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London:, William Blackwood,: 1864-65.

Edition: Three volumes. All First Edition.

Seller ID: 004297


Essays written in the character of "Cornelius O'Dowd" and published anonymously. Charles James Lever (1806 – 1872) was an Irish novelist. Trollope praised Lever's novels highly when he said that they were just like his conversation. He was a born raconteur and had in perfection that easy flow of light description which without tedium or hurry leads up to the point of the good stories of which in earlier days his supply seemed inexhaustible. With little resp... View more info

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An Old Sweetheart of Mine.

By: Riley, James Whitcomb

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana:, The Bowen-Merrill Company,: 1902.

Seller ID: 000335


Maroon ribbed cloth covered boards; stamped spine titles and decorations; Front covers stamped titles in gilt, decorations and pasted-down portrait by Christy. 19 illustration in two color. All pages decorated by Virginia Keep. Book edges have light wear more so to corners. Signatures loosened but no detachment; A handsome example of Victorian verse and book decorating. Press of Braunworth & Company, Bookbinders and Printers, Brooklyn, New York. View more info

Image for ...<b>  Little Rivers: A Book of Essays in Profitable Idleness. </b><br>

... Little Rivers: A Book of Essays in Profitable Idleness.

By: [Margaret Armstrong-designed binding] Van Dyke, Henry,

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York:, Charles Scribner's Sons,: 1917.<br>

Edition: Later edition. <br>

Seller ID: 007373


Margaret Armstrong was among a number of important woman cover designers, beginning her work in the late 1880s. She began her career at A.C. McClurg and then went on to other publishers, primarily Scribner’s, for whom she designed half of her total output of about 270 books. She also specialized in designing many of the works of a few authors including Myrtle Reed, Henry Van Dyke, Paul Bourget, and Paul Laurence Dunbar.Top edge gilt. Tissue-Guarded color frontis... View more info

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Later Love Letters of a Musician.

By: [Margaret Armstrong] Reed, Myrtle

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York and London:, G. P. Putnam’s Sons,: 1903.

Edition: Early Printing.

Seller ID: 005573


Decorative cloth boards with beautiful Art Deco blind stamped and stamped gilt design. Top edge gilt. Others deckled [ragged]. Light shelf handing. Minor hand soil. Text clean and bright. Printed on Laid-paper. No ownership marks. iv -165 pages; 8.25 inches tall. A lovely example of late 19th century sentimentally and bindings. View more info