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A Dictionary of the English Language: in Which the Words are deduced from their Originals, ... To which is prefixed an English Grammar. To this edition are added, a History of the English Language, the Author's Preface...(complete, one volume)

By: Johnson, Samuel

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Dublin, W. C. Jones for Thomas Ewing, 1768

Full leather (dark brown with a darker pattern) binding, sturdy, about 800 pages in double column form, early ownership signature on inside front cover (1784); gilt title on red field on spine, five raised bands on spine, spine shows mild creasing, all edges rubbed, page edges are age discolored, top of spine has two small pieces missing View more info

A History of the Earth and Animated Nature with numerous notes from the works of the most distinguished British and Foreign Naturalists Volume II (2)

By: Goldsmith, Oliver

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Edinburgh & London, Blackie & Sons, 1860

Black leather spine and corners on blue-gray pebbled cloth boards, five raised bands on spine, gilt title, sturdy, 664 pages, many hand colored illustrations plus many black and white illustrations, double column texts, edge of spine is cracked but still strong View more info

A System of Natural History; Containing Scientific and Popular Descriptions of Man, Quadrupeds, Birds, Fishes, Reptiles and Insects (Arranged According to the Classification of Stark)

By: Gould, A. A. (editor)

Price: $245.00

Publisher: Brattleboro, Fessenden & Co., And Peck & Wood, 1834

Brown leather binding, sturdy, gilt title and decoration, 880 pages, many illustrations. Front spine joint is cracked for about 3" but all there, former owner's name on cover View more info

A Tabular Series of Decimal Quotients for All the Proper Vulgar Fractions of Which, When in Their Lowest Terms, Neither the Numerator Nor the Denominator is Greater Than 1000

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Richardson, 1823

Brown leather, undecorated, small burgandy square on spine with "Deci Ouot" in gold, one tear on the leather, edges rubbed; pages not numbered, looks like about 150, slight age discoloration on pages but very clean for age View more info

Almanacco per lo Stato Pontificio: 1845, Anno Primo 1

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Bologna, Italy, Tipografia Governativa, 1845

Brown paper over boards, gilt title, boards are a bit cocked (paper shrank?), fold-out drawings of a swimmer in back of book, 192 pages, 1/2" tear at top of spine, internal foxing View more info

Ambas Americas: Contrastes

By: R. P. (Ramon Paez, de Venezuela

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Nueva York, D. Appleton y Compania, 1872

Edition: No Additional Printings Stated

Green pebbled binding with gilt title, tight binding, 368 (4) pages, illustrated, all corners bumped and lightly rubbed View more info

Amores Antiguos: La Roma clásica amorosa. La Grecia antigua amorosa.

By: Keller, Alexander

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Paris & Mexico, Librería de la Vda de C. Bouret, 1910

Text en español - in Spanish. Brown cloth binding, 134 plus 168 pages, edges rubbed and some fraying, paste-on title is damaged View more info

An American Dictionary of the English Language (Throughly Revised, and Greatly Enlarged and Improved) Three Volume Set

By: Webster, Noah (Goodrich, Chauncey A.; Porter, Noah)

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Springfield, Ma., G. & C. Merriam, 1864

Black leather spine and corners on brown leather covered boards, 1,764 total pages. Volumes One and Two have an engraved frontis portrait of Webster, Volume Three does not have a frontis portrait. All three volumes have illustrations within the text. The latest date on the copyright page is 1864. All volumes are in similar condition: five raised bands on spines, marbled end pages (some of the end pages are loose), edges and corners very rubbed with small area of fray at ... View more info

An Arabian Tale: The History of the Caliph Vathek, with Notes

By: [William Thomas Beckford]

Price: $125.00

Brown leather spine and corners on mostly red . marbled boards, gilt title and decoration, 211 pages (334 notes). Edges rubbed, underlining looks like pencil but probably old ink, "Arabian Tale" in gilt on spine, rest of title inside, author and publisher not noted. The spelling would indicate early 19th century 0 View more info

Anecdotes of the Court and Family of Napoleon Bonaparte. Translated from the French

By: Napoleon

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Henry Colburn, 1818

Edition: Second Edition

Brown paper over boards, spine has paste-on title, sturdy. 333 pages, fraying at top and bottom of spine, other corners rubbed View more info

Asmodeus: The Devil on Two Sticks; from the French of Alain Rene Le Sage. With a memoir of the author. Illustrated by Tony Johannot.

By: Le Sage, Alain Rene

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Willoughby, 1842

Half-leather on brown boards, 275 pages, 200 engravings. All edges very rubbed, torn at top and bottom of spine, some pages loose View more info

Auto De La Huida a Egipto

By: Garcia Morales, Justo (introduccion)

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Madrid, Spain, Espania, Coleccion Joyas Bibliograficas II, 1968

Edition: Facsimilar Edicion

Text in Spanish. Yellow vellum binding with gilt title on green field and gilt decoration, ribbon marker Both books numbered "229" (of 250) stamped by Jose L. Diez Pastor, slipcase is vellum covered. View more info

Aventuras de Mar y Tierra: Los Esclavos en el Sahara; En la Sentina; Los Pueblos Raros; Diez Horas de Caza; El Hijo de mi Mujer (Paul De Kock)

By: El Capitan Mayne-Reid

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Madrid, Gaspar y Roig, 1871

Text in Spanish/espanol. Leather binding, rubbed with some fraying at edges, "Los Esclavos" in gilt on spine View more info

Beatrice Cenci, a Historical Novel of the Sixteenth Century , Vol. I

By: Guerrazzi, F. D. (Luigi Monti, translator)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Rudd & Carleton, 1858

Edition: Seventh Edition

Gray embossed cloth binding, gilt title, sturdy, 292 pages plus ads, frontice engraving, all corners have fraying, interior is clean but page edges and spine are age discolored, small stains on back cover View more info

Berättelser ur Svenska Historien, 2 (Swenska)

By: Fryxell, And.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Stockholm, 1837

Text på svenska, book 2. Dark brown spine on light brown decorated boards, clean and sturdy, 277 pages, fold-out genealogy table at back of book (genealogi karta) View more info