Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1904-1922. Autograph edition, no. 266 of 750 copies, signed by the author and publisher, with... Read More about The Writings of &hellip
London & Paris: Rossange, Barthes and Lowell; Audot, Éditeur, 1829-1834. Read More about Museum of Painting and Sculpture, or Collection of Principal Pictures, Statues and Bas-Reliefs in...
[Amherest , Mass: 1874]. Melvil Dewey was the Class of 1874. Read More about Amherst College. Class of 1874
East Hampton: Warwick Press, 1982. One of 200, inscribed by Carol Blinn on colophon page. One of 200. Read More about Arno Werner, One Man's Work. Introduced and edited by Carol J. Blinn
Paris: Charles Carrington, 1898. One of 500 copies. Read More about Sophie Arnould Actress and Wit
New York: Harper & Row, . First edition. Read More about The Reds and the Blacks. A Personal Adventure
New York: Knopf, 1979. First edition, UNCORRECTED PROOF. With a Typed Note of presentation from the publisher to "Mr. (Benjamin) Sonnenberg", dated 8 Aug. '78 : " ... I swiped this copy from the publicity department the moment it arrived this morning - not even Alfred Kazin has a copy..... Read More about Lauren Bacall By Myself
New York: Crown at 419 Fourth Avenue, 1946. With new foreward dated 10, January 1946. Read More about The Gentleman's Companion. Being an Exotic Drinking Book or, Around the World with Jigger, Beaker...
Boston: Hardy, Pratt & Co, 1899. Édition Grand Format. HAND-COLORED PLATES. Read More about The Village Rector
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, . Thirteenth and Centennial Edition. Completely Revised. Read More about Familiar Quotations. A Collection of Passages, Phrases and Proverbs traced to their sources in...
London: George Virtue, 1840. First edition, state A of volume II with Contents list numbered. Originally published in 30 parts without text, and appearing here for the first time in expanded book form, this is a beautiful series of views, showing principal cities and scenic views, engraved from drawings Bartlett..... Read More about American Scenery; or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature
[New York]: Privately Printed by [The Derrydale Press], 1930. One of 500 copies. Memorial volume of verse privately printed by Connett and never intended for sale. "An extremely rare Derrydale book ... very scarce ... and very hard to come by" (Frazier). Read More about Abdul. An Allegory
Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1977. First edition. Inscribed by the Beale, who was ambassador to the US from Australia during the Kennedy administration, "for dear Jane [Engelhard] / with affectionate regards / from Howard Beale / Nov. 24 '77" Read More about This Inch of Time
London: George Virtue, 1838. The First Edition. Read More about The Waldenses or Protestant Valleys of Piedmont, Dauphiny, and the Ban de la Roche
New York: Rinehart & Co, 1946. First edition, deluxe issue. Deluxe issue in red leather of this essential cocktail manual by society writer Lucias Beebe, with drinks for morning, noon and night. "To millions and millions of people all of over the world the Stork symbolizes and epitomizes the de..... Read More about The Stork Club Bar Book
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1938. First edition of the author's first novel. Read More about The Journey Down
[London: Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe, 1807]. A handsome volume of proofs of 81 of the 94 wood engravings for Scripture Illustrated (London, 1807). Three of the cuts — nos. 48, 49 & 51 — were cut by Bewick. With an autograph note from a British Museum curator identifying the work..... Read More about Bound volume of proof wood engravings to Scripture Illustrated
New York: American Bible Society, 1855. Sophia Augusta Brown's Bible, Wife of John Carter Brown. The bible of Sophia Augusta Brown (1825-1909), wife of John Carter Brown, herself an active bibliophile who helped her husband build his library and oversaw its stewardship after his death. Sophia Augusta was 34 and..... Read More about The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments
New York: T. and J. Swords, 1818. First American edition thus. First American edition of this expansive Bible with commentary. It was originally prepared and arranged, for British publication, by the Revs. George D'Oyly and Richard Mant under the direction of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. A nice copy..... Read More about The Holy Bible, According to the Authorized Version; With Notes, Axplanatory and Practical; Taken...
New York: American Bible Society, 1855. Read More about The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, Translated out of the Original Tongues,...
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1846. First book edition of Harper Bible (first issued in 54 parts). Harper Bible in Deluxe American binding. A copy in deluxe binding of the first complete book edition of the Harper Bible. "...this Harper publication was a remarkable production for its time and place..... Read More about The Illuminated Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, Translated Out of the Original...
Reading: Gottlob Jungmann, 1805. Important German-American Bible. A landmark in American bible printing, this is the first German-American Bible printed outside of Philadelphia, and the first Bible printed in Reading. A significant edition, both in size and scope, this marked the spread of German printers and the more local production..... Read More about Biblia, das ist: die Ganze Göttliche Heilige Schrift Alten und Neuen Testaments, nach der...
Philadelphia: Edward Earle. J. Maxwell, Printer, 1816. Contemporary notes in pencil on endpapers. Read More about Reflections on Suicide. Translated from the French of Madame de Stael by an American Lady
Boston: Charles E. Goodspeed, 1902. No. 458 of 500 copies. "an unfinished binding done by me at Miss Emily Preston's bindery, N.Y. Patty P.L. Sesler" and below in another hand J.S. Brown.Emily Preston was a Cobden-Sanderson student who ran a bindery at 223 East 17th St., NYC and was one..... Read More about The Service. Edited by F. B. Sanborn
New Haven: Nath. Whiting, 1836. A life of Christ for German-Americans, in a contemporary American binding. Read More about Lebensgeschichte unseres Herrn und Heilandes Jesu Christi
Philadelphia: John Grigg, 1825. A leather chemise sewn over the book has kept the original binding in a remarkable state of preservation. Read More about Opera