The Book of Common Prayer Leather Binding with Clasp
The Book of Common Prayer Leather Binding with Clasp

The Book of Common Prayer
and the Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church.

Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David.

New York: Stanford and Swords, 1849.

Small Octavo measuring 6 inches by 4 inches, original leather binding with raised bands and edges, gilt design to spine compartments, gilt design to covers, original owner’s name blocked in gilt to front cover, gilt page edges, metal clasp.

A very good copy with just a touch of bumping to corners, wear along spine edges, pages toned with foxing. A very attractive copy.

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The Catcher in the Rye By J.D. Salinger in Dust Jacket
The Catcher in the Rye By J.D. Salinger in Dust Jacket

The Catcher in the Rye

By: J.D. Salinger

Boston: Little Brown and Co. 1952

Octavo, black cloth boards, titles to spine in gilt, in the original priced dust jacket. A lovely vintage edition,  a very bright copy with pages toned, in the dust jacket with toning to white areas, shallow chipping to ends of spine and corners, wear along spine edges and flap folds, some soiling and staining to spine, else a very nice vintage copy printed 6 months after the first edition. This is not a book club.

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The French Chef in Private American Families 1922
The French Chef in Private American Families 1922

The French Chef in Private American Families.

A Book of Recipes.

By: Xavier Raskin

Chicago: Rand McNally and Co. 1922

First Edition, octavo, original grey cloth boards, titles to spine and front cover in blue. Collection of French recipes intended for the use in American Homes. A very good copy with top half of rear cover with damp staining that extends over to spine, white markings to top of front cover, corners and ends of spine rubbed and bumped, damp staining to last 20 or so pages not causing issue to text, pages toned, else a very nice copy.

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The Gentleman’s Stable Guide By Robert McClure, M.D. 1870
The Gentleman’s Stable Guide By Robert McClure, M.D. 1870

The Gentleman’s Stable Guide: Containing A Familiar Description of the American Stable; The Most Approved Method of Feeding, Grooming, and General Management of Horses; Together with Directions for the Care of Carriages, Harness, etc.

By: Robert McClure, M.D.

Philadelphia: Porter and Coates, 1870.

Octavo, original green cloth boards, gilt to titles to spine, brown endpapers, black and white illustrations throughout. A good copy with covers soiled with some staining, gilt to spine rubbed and dull, wear and bumping to corners and ends of spine, pages toned with occasional spotting, first 5 pages with faint damp stain along bottom edge, else a nice copy,

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The Goat Color Lithograph Illustrations Circa 1880
The Goat Color Lithograph Illustrations Circa 1880

The Goat and Other Stories.

New York: McLoughlin Brothers and Co. Circa 1880

Original pictorial children’s book, in publishers printed yellow, green and red wraps, string bound, 8 text pages and 3 full color lithographs printed in “oil colors”. Includes at the rear an early printing of Mary Had a Little Lamb.

A very bright copy with covers detached from string binding, light soiling and some mild wear along edges, else a very good copy. Perfect to blend into a display.

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The Horse by David Buffum 1911
The Horse by David Buffum 1911

The Horse, His Breeding Care and Use.

By: David Buffum

New York: Outing Publishing. 1911.

Octavo, original printed green cloth boards, dark green design to cover and spine, black and white illustrations. A very nice copy with a touch of soiling to covers, pages toned.

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The Making of A Marchioness by Frances Hodgson Burnett 1901
The Making of A Marchioness by Frances Hodgson Burnett 1901

The Making of a Marchioness

By: Frances Hodgson Burnett

Illustrated by C. D. Williams

New York: Frederick Stokes Co. 1901.

First Edition. Octavo, original lavender cloth boards with oval pastedown illustration to front cover, gilt titles, gilt top page edge, illustrations throughout.

A very good copy with fading to spine, wear and rubbing to corners and ends of spine, pages toned, else a very attractive copy.

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The Mill on the Floss By George Eliot Decorative Binding
The Mill on the Floss By George Eliot Decorative Binding

The Mill on the Floss

By: George Eliot

Chicago: Rand, McNally and Co. Circa 1885

Original green cloth, titles and design to front cover and spine gilt, gilt top page edge. A very good copy with slight roll to spine, light soiling to pages, ends of spine and corners bumped and rubbed lightly, light soiling to covers.

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The Poetical Works of Robert Burns circa 1885 Gilt Fine Decorative Binding
The Poetical Works of Robert Burns circa 1885 Gilt Fine Decorative Binding

The Mill on the Floss

By: George Eliot

Chicago: Rand, McNally and Co. Circa 1885

Original green cloth, titles and design to front cover and spine gilt, gilt top page edge. A very good copy with slight roll to spine, light soiling to pages, ends of spine and corners bumped and rubbed lightly, light soiling to covers.

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The Song of the Brook by Alfred Tennyson 1883 Decorative Binding
The Song of the Brook by Alfred Tennyson 1883 Decorative Binding

The Song of the Brook

By: Alfred Tennyson

Boston: Estes and Lauriat 1883.

Illustrated throughout.

A very good copy. The first title in the publisher’s series Songs From the Great Poets. Light rubbing and wear to corners and ends of spine, mild soiling to boards, occasional spotting to boards, previous ownership signature to front blank, a very attractive and ornate copy with lots of gilt!

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The Spy Who Loved Me 1962 By Ian Fleming A James Bond Novel
The Spy Who Loved Me 1962 By Ian Fleming A James Bond Novel
The Spy Who Loved Me

By: Ian Fleming

New York: Viking Press 1962

Book Club Edition in original pictorial dust jacket. A James Bond Novel. A very good copy with soiling to covers, light foxing to pages, in the lightly toned and soiled dust jacket with chipping to ends of spine, soiling to rear panel, abrasion to mid spine, light chipping to corners.

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The Woman’s Doctor an Anonymous Novel 1933
The Woman’s Doctor an Anonymous Novel 1933

The Woman’s Doctor

Anonymous [Sol/Barney Allen]

New York: The Macaulay Co. 1933.

Original brown cloth with red titles to cover and spine, in the original dust jacket illustrated by gretta.

A novel pertaining to the experiences of two doctors, who eventually come into conflict when one is accused of having facilitated an abortion. Second printing published a month after the first. Book in very good condition with mild page toning in the dust jacket which has moderate creasing to edges, light chipping to corners and spine ends, light soiling and mild sunning to spine.

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Thomas Campbell Complete Poetical Works Victorian Gilt Binding
Thomas Campbell Complete Poetical Works Victorian Gilt Binding

The Complete Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell.

Published circa 1880 in Chicago by Belforde, Clarke and Co.

Original ornate gilt and embossed binding with decorations to spine and front cover, floral pattern endpapers, gilt to page edges all the way around.

A beautiful copy with just a touch of wear to spine ends and corners, light markings to rear cover, pages toned.

Perfect for decor or to give as a gift.

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Through the Year with Shakespeare
Through the Year with Shakespeare

Through the Year with Shakespeare

Boston: DeWolfe, Fiske and Co. Printed Circa 1885

Color lithographs throughout.

A charming book featuring a Shakespeare quote for every day of the year.

A very good copy with spine gently rolled, soiling to covers, light wear to edges, pages and illustrations clean and bright.

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Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris Vintage Edition Illustrated by A.B. Frost 1928
Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris Vintage Edition Illustrated by A.B. Frost 1928

Uncle Remus
His Songs and His Sayings

By Joel Chandler Harris

New and Revised Edition.

New York: D. Appleton and Co. 1928.

Brer Rabbit and other tales contained in this title.

A very good copy with fading to red cloth at spine, gilt titles rubbed at spine, mild bumping to corners and bottom edges, pages toned, book plate to inside of front cover else very good.

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Vintage Edition of Alice in Wonderland
Vintage Edition of Alice in Wonderland
A charming vintage edition of Alice in Wonderland.

Alice in Wonderland
Lewis Carroll
Illustrated by John Tenniel
Garden City, NY: Junior Deluxe Editions

Octavo, original printed pictorial gray boards, illustrated endpapers, color frontis, monochromatic illustrations in turquoise. A very nice copy of this classic. A touch of fading and wear to spine cloth, pages toned, else a nice copy.

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Vintage Edition of Alice in Wonderland
Vintage Edition of Alice in Wonderland

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

By: Lewis Carroll

London: Macmillan and Co. 1928

Illustrated by John Tenniel

Small octavo, original red cloth, gilt design to front cover, gilt titles to spine, illustrated throughout. A very cute vintage copy that measures 6 inches Tall and 4 inches wide. Very good with just a touch of wear at corners and ends of spine as well as fore edges, spine lightly faded, mild spotting to rear cover, pages toned.

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Vintage Edition of Black Beauty with Color Illustrations
Vintage Edition of Black Beauty with Color Illustrations

Black Beauty

By: Anna Sewell

Illustrated in Color by Lucy Kemp Welch

Philadelphia: David McKay Co. No Date circa 1930.

Octavo, red cloth boards, illustration to front cover, color illustrated plates by Lucy Kemp Welch throughout text. A very attractive copy of this beloved story, with just a hint of wear and bumping to corners and ends of spine, pages with occasional soiling, else a beautiful copy.

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Vintage Edition of Heidi by Johanna Spyri
Vintage Edition of Heidi by Johanna Spyri

Heidi
By: Johanna Spyri
Akron, OH: The Saafield Publishing Co. No date but circa 1920.

Octavo, original green illustrated boards. A charming vintage edition of this children’s literature title. A very good copy with pages toned, hinges weak, small paper abrasion to title page, corner and ends of spine cloth with wear, spine rolled, else a very nice copy.

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Vintage Edition of Les Miserables by Victor Hugo 1900
Vintage Edition of Les Miserables by Victor Hugo 1900

Les Miserables

By: Victor Hugo

Philadelphia: The International Press. No date but circa 1900

2 volumes, original red cloth with gilt titles to spine. A very good set with toning and mild spotting to pages, corners and edges lightly rubbed and worn, previous ownership information to front pastedowns. A great set to give as a gift or use for display.

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