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Image for <b>The Courtship of Miles Standish  </b>

The Courtship of Miles Standish

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana:, Bobbs Merrill Company,: 1903.

Seller ID: 009258

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's brown cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles to spine and front; bindings square a bit shaken; some shelf rubbing to lower edge; tissue guarded frontispiece plus 41 additional illustrations; several of full color and many full page. View more info

Image for <b>The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow  </b>

The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton and Mifflin and Company: 1886

Seller ID: 009683

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles and decorations. Tissue guarded frontispiece of a previously unpublished photograph of Longfellow. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 8vo. 20.5 cm,; 8.5 inches tall. 492 pages with notes and index. View more info

Image for <b>  The Song of Hiawatha</b><br> [Frederic Remington]

The Song of Hiawatha
[Frederic Remington]

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Chicago:, J. G. Ferguson Publishing Company: 1968

Seller ID: 010356

Condition: Very Good


Facsimile of the 1890 Edition. Illustrated by Frederic Remington. Remington's artwork decorates the margins of the text and nearly every page is illustrated. The traditions of the American Native Peoples are presented. Very good in a Good Dust Jacket with the price. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. The jacket has two closed tears on top front edge with mild handling. Now in a new clear Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 23.5cm; ... View more info

Image for ...<b> Rory O'More. <br>Volume 1 of The Collected Works of Samuel Lover -   </b><br> Edition De Luxe Volume 1.

... Rory O'More.
Volume 1 of The Collected Works of Samuel Lover -

Edition De Luxe Volume 1.

By: Lover, Samuel

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Boston:, Little, Brown and Company,: 1901.

Seller ID: 007630


Volume 1 of a set of ten, number 68 of a Limited Edition of 100. Three quarter morocco and marbled boards; top edge gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with some rubs to edges. Full color tissue-guarded frontispiece, by H. L. Richardson, plus seven more tissue-guarded plates. One by Richardson, the others from drawings by Lover etched by W H W Bicknell. 262 pages; 8.5 inches tall. View more info

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Rienzi. The Last of the Roman Tribunes

By: Lytton, Edward Bulwer

Price: $14.94

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1903

Seller ID: 003137

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth covered boards. Gilt spine titles. Blind-stamped emblem on front. Light wear, corners and spine tips rubbed. Two small rubs on front. Bindings square and tight. Text clean light toning. 7.75 inches tall. 637 pages. View more info

Image for <b>Richelieu: Or The Conspiracy: A Play, in Five Acts, To Which are Added Historical Odes on the Last Days of Elizabeth; Cromwell's Dream; The Death of Nelson.  </b>

Richelieu: Or The Conspiracy: A Play, in Five Acts, To Which are Added Historical Odes on the Last Days of Elizabeth; Cromwell's Dream; The Death of Nelson.

By: Lytton, Edward Bulwer

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Paris, A. and W. Galigani: 1839

Seller ID: 010373

Condition: Very Good


Reprinted from the Tenth Edition. Half leather to marbled boards. Spine with simple stamped title and decoration. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, even toning, some scattered foxing. Moderate handling wear. 8vo; 21cm; 8.375 inches tall; 154 pages. Richelieu; Or the Conspiracy (generally shortened to Richelieu) is a historical play. It portrays the life of the Seventeenth Century French statesmen Cardinal Richelieu. The play has become best known for ... View more info

Image for ...<b>Ernest Maltravers  </b><br>

...Ernest Maltravers

By: Lytton, Edward Bulwer [Lord Lytton]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London:, George Routledge,: [No date - c1880]<br>

Seller ID: 008105


Half leather to marbled boards with matching marbles endpages and text-block. Spine illustrated with decorations in gilt making six parts. [Part of a collection, unnumbered volume]. Bindings very tight. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Tissue-guarded frontispiece. 8.75 inches tall. [Lord Lytton] (1803 – 1873), was an English novelist, poet, playwright, and politician. He was immensely popular with the reading public and wrote a stream of b... View more info

Image for <b>History of the Progress and Suppression of the Reformation in Spain in the Sixteenth Century.  </b><br> [16th Century Spain]

History of the Progress and Suppression of the Reformation in Spain in the Sixteenth Century.
[16th Century Spain]

By: M'Crie, Thomas

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, William Blackwood & T. Cadell.: 1829.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008488

Condition: Near Fine


The work features the history of the Protestant Reformation in Spain and is the sequel to a similar work written about the Reformation in Italy.Spain had a different political and cultural milieu from its Western and Central European neighbors in several aspects during the early 16th century, and these unique aspects affected the mentality and the reaction of the nation towards the Protestant Reformation... As early as 1521, the Pope had written a letter to the Sp... View more info

Image for <b>The Speeches of The Right Hon. Henry Grattan; to which is added his Letter on the Union, with a Commentary on his Career and Character  </b><br>[Ireland]

The Speeches of The Right Hon. Henry Grattan; to which is added his Letter on the Union, with a Commentary on his Career and Character
[Ireland]

By: Madden, Daniel Owen

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland., James Duffy,: 1853

Edition: Second Edition. Contains memoir.

Seller ID: 008816

Condition: 12mo; [i-iii] iv-xxxvi, [37]-468 p. 20 cm.


Henry Grattan (1746 – 1820) was an Irish politician and member of the Irish House of Commons, who campaigned for legislative freedom for the Irish Parliament in the late 18th century. He has been described as a superb orator – nervous, high-flown, romantic. With generous enthusiasm he demanded that Ireland should be granted its rightful status, that of an independent nation, though he always insisted that Ireland would remain linked to Great Britain by a common crown... View more info

Image for …<b>Love's Rosary. A Garland of Verses from the Garden of the Poet's Heart.</b>

Love's Rosary. A Garland of Verses from the Garden of the Poet's Heart.

By: Madison Harvey [editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago:, Reilly & Britton Co.,: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005640


Burnt red cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles and blind-stamped decoration. Moderate handling wear. Corners and spine tips rubbed. Text-block firm, hinges starting. Interior clean and bright. Each page is decorated with a color flower border in a repeating pattern. View more info

Image for <b> Retrospect of Western Travel </b><br> [Jacksonian America ] [Abolitionists]

Retrospect of Western Travel
[Jacksonian America ] [Abolitionists]

By: Martineau, Harriet

Price: $425.00

Publisher: London:, Saunders and Otley: 1838

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010323

Condition: Very Good


Harriet Martineau's narrative of her travels in Jacksonian America preserves her reporting on slavery and other current topics of the day, as well as her insights on women's place in society, and her observations and vignettes of famous people such as John Calhoun. [Feller] Martineau had approached her American trip in the manner of a sociologist. She was determined to evaluate and criticize what she saw, using only American terms of reference, and not British st... View more info

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Michel De Montaigne Twenty-Nine Essays

By: Michel De Montaigne; Selected and Introduced by Mortimer J. Alder ; Translation of Donald M. Frame

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1982

Seller ID: 010567

Condition: Fine


Dark Brown Leather Spine to decorated brown faux leather; raised spine bands decorated and titles in gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Gift Quality. Illustrated by Carol Wald View more info

Image for …<b>The Bibelot. <br>A Reprint of Poetry and Prose for Book Lovers chosen in part from scarce editions and sources not generally known. Volume 1.</b>

The Bibelot.
A Reprint of Poetry and Prose for Book Lovers chosen in part from scarce editions and sources not generally known. Volume 1.

By: Mosher, Thomas B. - Compilier

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, W. H. Wise & Co. 1895. Originally Published by Thomas B. Mosher, Portland Maine.: 1895.

Edition: Testimonial Edition

Seller ID: 005562


Blue cloth boards with paste-on spine label. No flaws. In original dust wrapper. Somewhat worn on edges. 6 inches tall. 400 pages. Testimonial edition on of 4500 copies sold by subscription only. From a 21 volume set.The Bibelot was a yearly literary anthology published by Thomas Bird Mosher between 1895 and 1914. The Bibelot featured the lesser known works of writers such as Algernon Charles Swinburne, William Morris, Arthur Symons, D. G. Rossetti, Austin Dobson, J. ... View more info

Image for <b>The Harp of Renfrewshire :<BR> a Collection of Songs and Other Poetical Pieces (Many of Which Are Original); Accompanied with Notes, Explanatory, Critical, and Biographical, and a Short Essay on the Poets of Renfrewshire.  </b><br>[Scotland; Ballads]

The Harp of Renfrewshire :
a Collection of Songs and Other Poetical Pieces (Many of Which Are Original); Accompanied with Notes, Explanatory, Critical, and Biographical, and a Short Essay on the Poets of Renfrewshire.

[Scotland; Ballads]

By: Motherwell, William (1797-1835)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Paisley:, Alex. Gardner,: 1873.

Seller ID: 006177


A collection of Scottish songs, local ballads, and poetry by poet and journalist Robert Motherwell. Polished brown cloth over boards with paste-on spine title. Spine title darkened. Bindings very tight and Square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Bumped lower corners.8vo; 8 inches tall. vii, 494 pp plus xxxiv, notes and index, and viii list of subscribers. View more info

Image for <b>Nimrod's Hunting Tours; Interspersed with characteristic anecdotes, sayings, and doings of sporting men, including notices of the principal crack riders of England, to which are added Nimrod's letters on riding to hounds, with analytical contents and general index of names.  </b><br> [English Country Life]

Nimrod's Hunting Tours; Interspersed with characteristic anecdotes, sayings, and doings of sporting men, including notices of the principal crack riders of England, to which are added Nimrod's letters on riding to hounds, with analytical contents and general index of names.
[English Country Life]

By: Nimrod [Apperley, Charles J.]

Price: $180.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head Limited,: 1926

Edition: First Edition, thus

Seller ID: 009673

Condition: Very Good


The author contributed to The Sporting Magazine, eventually his stories would be published in book form depicting themes related to foxhunting & horses. First Edition, Thus. A New Edition with an Introduction by W. Shaw Sparrow and Twenty-Four Illustrations in Colour and Half-tone after Ben Marshall, Henry Alken, Wolstenholme, R. B. Davis. Wm. Webb, H. D. Chalon, James Ward, R.A., etc. [First Published in 1838] 4to; 25.5cm.; 10.25 inches tall; v-xx, 29... View more info

Image for <b>Wylie and Sanford's Songster. Containing a Collection of the Very Best Irish Songs, Both Sentimental and Comic, and Sung Nightly by These Two Favorite Stars, and Their Successful and Popular Company.  </b>

Wylie and Sanford's Songster. Containing a Collection of the Very Best Irish Songs, Both Sentimental and Comic, and Sung Nightly by These Two Favorite Stars, and Their Successful and Popular Company.

By: Numerous authors

Price: $165.00

Publisher: New York, New York Popular Publishing Co: 1890

Seller ID: 009546

Condition: Good


Original pictorial wrappers.[32] pp. 17 x 12.5 cm (6.75 x 4.75 inches) Many songs - words only. Score for one: 'The Emblems of Ireland' . Biography of Wylie and Sanford who traveled in Ireland; Europe and America on the early vaudeville circuit. 4 pages of publisher's Advertisements. On the rear (and with mention on the front) is an ad for Peck & Fursman's production "On the Trail, or Daniel Boone." Vertical crease, foxing and light wear; very good. ... View more info

Image for <b> Historical Characters of The Reign of Queen Anne </b>

Historical Characters of The Reign of Queen Anne

By: Oliphant, Mrs. M. O. W.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York:, The Century Company,: 1894.

Seller ID: 008279


Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant was a Scottish novelist and historical writer, who usually wrote as Mrs. Oliphant. Her fictional works encompass "domestic realism, the historical novel and tales of the supernatural". This work is biographical and historical.Includes chapters on Jonathan Swift, Daniel Defoe, Joseph Addison as well as Queen Anne.Red cloth covered boards with intricate stamped gilt designs on front, rear and spine. The spine has mild sun-fad... View more info

Image for <b> Stray Leaves from an Arctic Journal: Or, Eighteen Months in the Polar Regions, in Search of Sir John Franklin's Expedition, in the Years 1850-51 </b>

Stray Leaves from an Arctic Journal: Or, Eighteen Months in the Polar Regions, in Search of Sir John Franklin's Expedition, in the Years 1850-51

By: Osborn, Sherard (1822-1875).

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans: 1852

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009497

Condition: Very Good


One of the important Franklin search expedition and dedicated to Lady Franklin. Osborn was a commander on Horatio Austin's Franklin Search Expedition in command of the Pioneer. He includes an account of the expedition and over-wintering at Lancaster Sound. The voyage was by way of Baffin Bay, Lancaster Sound, Barrow Strait, then the wintering at Griffith Island, and return. The expedition proved that Franklin's ships had not been lost in Baffin's Bay. Much ... View more info

Image for <b>Journals of the First, Second and Third Voyages for the Discovery of a North-west Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific. [And:] Narrative of an Attempt to Reach the North Pole  </b>

Journals of the First, Second and Third Voyages for the Discovery of a North-west Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific. [And:] Narrative of an Attempt to Reach the North Pole

By: Parry, William Edward (1790-1855)

Price: $945.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1828

Edition: First collected edition. [1828 - 1829].

Seller ID: 009525

Condition: Very Good


Parry’s famous voyages in search of the Northwest passage – which he did not locate – issued pocket-size together with an added second edition of the narrative of Parry’s attempt to reach the North Pole issued as volume 6.Rear Admiral Sir William Edward Parry, RN, FRS (1790 – 1855) was an English rear-admiral and Arctic explorer. His 1819 voyage through the Parry Channel was probably the most successful in the long quest for the Northwest Passage. View more info

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Selected Poetry & Prose of Edgar Allan Poe

By: Poe, Edgar Allan ; Edited with an Introduction by T. O. Mabbott

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Modern Library / Random House,: 1953.

Seller ID: 008063

Condition: Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket.


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve and lists 388 titles on the rear, has light edge wear with older clear tape reinforcement on inside, some hand soiling. Kent endpages. Toledano #8 binding '39 - '63. Jacket style I. pre-1963. View more info