Poems of Whittier Fine Decorative Binding with Gilt 1885
The Early Poems of John Greenleaf Whittier
Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Co, 1885.
Octavo, original blue cloth binding with ornate gilt design to front cover, gilt titles to spine, gilt page edges.
A very nice copy with mild bumping and rubbing to ends of spine and corners, gift inscription to front free endpaper, pages toned. Else a stunning copy.
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House of Seven Gables 1883 Nathaniel Hawthorne Signed by Artist Philip Morseberger
The House of Seven Gables
By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
Edinburgh: William Paterson. 1883
Octavo, original blue cloth boards, titles to spine gilt, brown endpapers, from the library of artist Philip B Morseberger with his signature to front pastedown. A good vintage copy of this enduring New England tale, with spine rolled, wear and bumping to ends of spine and corners, light soiling to boards, slash to cloth mid spine that is a couple of inches, pages toned with occasional spotting, paper abrasion to front pastedown with Philip Morseberger signature on top. Morseberger was a highly regarded painter and professor based in Augusta, GA with his work featured in many galleries and museums across the country.
Diseases of the Horse 1874 in Beautiful Binding
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.
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.
Decorative Binding of John G. Whittier
By: John G Whittier
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell. Circa 1880
Octavo, original green cloth boards with ornate design in black gold gilt to cover and spine, page edges gilt, pages with red outline border. A beautiful decorative binding with just a touch of wear to ends of spine, corners rubbed and bumped, mild soiling to covers, scratch to rear cover, pages toned.
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.
Beekeeping By Everett Franklin Phillips Vintage Copy Revised Edition 1949
By: Everett Franklin Phillips
New York: Macmillian Co. 1949 Revised Edition
A wonderful vintage edition that has been revised and expanded from the original 1915 printing.
In very good condition with light soiling to covers, gilt titles to spine dull, pages toned. Else a very nice copy.
Abe Lincoln’s Stories and Speeches 1897 Illustrated Decorative Binding
Abe Lincoln’s Stories and Speeches
Edited by J.B. McClure.
Chicago: Rhodes and McClure Publishing Co. 1897.
Octavo, original emerald green cloth boards, gilt titles and design to spine and front cover, pattern endpapers/ A very attractive copy perfect to display or add to your collection shelf. Corners and ends of spine cloth lightly rubbed and bumped, small stain to rear cover, bottom edge with small area of rubbing and fraying to cloth, pages toned, ownership inscription to front blank in pencil, personal library embossed stamp to front blank and endpaper, else an excellent copy.
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.