Dennison’s Gala Book Art Deco Party Ideas Costumes and More circa 1915-1920
Dennison’s Gala Book
Suggestions for St. Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick Day, and Easter.
Framingham, MA: no date circa 1915-1920
Octavo, original printed wraps, 32 pages, side stapled.
A very good copy with light soiling to covers, wear along edges, vertical crease to middle of each cover.
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1811 printing of The Psalms Of David Together with Hymns and Spiritual Songs
The Psalms of David
Imitated in the Language of the New Testament; Together with Hymns and Spiritual Songs in Three Books.
By: I. Watts D.D.
Dedham, MA: H Mann printer. 1811
Octavo, original calf binding.
A nice copy overall, binding with significant surface wear but expected due to age and use ( adds great character for those wanting a book to display in a Primitive Farmhouse setting) covers with scratches and rear cover features child stick figure folk art, rubbing to spine and corners, lacking front blank endpaper as well as page 3 and 5 (Part of introduction), pencil and ink doodles to paste downs, pages toned and with faint staining as well as spotting.
Dennison’s How to Decorate Halls, Booths and Automobiles 1923
How to Decorate Halls, Booths and Automobiles.
Framingham, MA: Dennison Manufacturing. 1923
Octavo, original printed wraps, side stapled, 36 pages.
A fun Art Deco guide book on how to decorate for parades and fairs……
Very good copy with wear along spine, light soiling to rear cover and small chip to rear fore-edge.
Flappers and Philosophers by F. Scott Fitzgerald in dust jacket
Flappers and Philosophers
and Other Short Stories
By: F.Scott Fitzgerald
New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons. 1959.
Octavo, original teal cloth, titles to spine gilt, in the dust jacket. A nice vintage edition of this collection of tales from the Jazz Age author. Spotting and staining to cloth along lower edges, offsetting to endpapers, pages lightly toned, in the dust jacket with spine faded to gold areas, closed tears along spine edges, staining and spotting to rear panel with sunning along top rear edge, soiling to front panel, wear along front flap edge, small areas of rubbing to front panel. Still a very attractive copy.
Flowers by J.E. Taylor 1878 Decorative Binding with Color Plates
Flowers. Their Origin, Shapes, Perfumes, and Colours.
By J.E. Taylor
First edition, octavo, original green cloth decorative boards with gilt titles and design, brown endpapers, 32 coloured figures and numerous woodcuts. A very attractive copy with foxing and toning to pages, spine slightly rolled, corners and ends of spine a touch rubbed and bumped, rear cover with just a hint of soiling, else a really lovely and bright copy.
Emily Bronte Wuthering Heights Vintage Edition
Diseases of the Horse and How To Treat Them: A Concise Manual of Special Pathology.
For the use of Horsemen, Farmers, Stock-Raisers, and Students in Agricultural Colleges in the United States,
By: Robert Chawner
Philadelphia: Porter and Coates 1874.
Octavo, original red cloth boards, embossed border, and horse head to front board, gilt titles to spine, illustrated frontis, 188 pages. A very beautiful copy with just a hint of toning to pages and a tiny bit of bumping and rubbing to corners and ends of spine. An excellent copy.
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens Victorian Binding
By: Charles Dickens
New York: The American News Company. Circa 1895-1910
Octavo, original red cloth boards, ornate embossing floral design to cover and spine, gilt title block to spine. A very charming edition of this classic Dickens story, pages heavily toned, spine lightly rolled, corners and end of spine bumped, front hinge cracked and showing webbing, ownership signature to front endpaper, else a very nice copy.
First Edition Strawberry Growing 1917 By S.W. Fletcher Illustrated
By: S.W. Fletcher
New York: Macmillian Co. 1917.
First edition. Octavo, original green cloth boards, titles cover in black, spine titles in gilt, red border to front cover, illustrated with black and white plates. Part of the Rural Science Series. Everything anyone needs to know on growing strawberries from growing to picking and packaging them for sale. A very good copy with corners and ends of spine rubbed and bumped, light soiling to boards, small discoloration spot to mid front board, pages toned, ownership signature to front pastedown.
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s House of Seven Gables 1899: Beautiful Two Volume Set
The House of Seven Gables
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1898
Original publisher’s grey cloth 2 volume set with gilt design to front covers and spine, gilt titles, gilt to top of page edge, illustrations throughout by Maude and Genevive Cowles.
An excellent set with George Edward Cabot bookplate and date of 1895 to front pastedowns, mild bumping to a few spots to edges, a stunning set to give as a gift or to display on a shelf.