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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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.
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.
Charlotte Bronte Jane Eyre Vintage Edition
Bronte, Charlotte. Jane Eyre. Chicago: Rand McNally. Circa 1920.
A charming vintage edition of this timeless story.
Very Good condition with corners just a touched rubbed, spine ends with light wear, white to title letter rubbed off at spine, pages lightly toned. A very attractive copy will make a perfect edition to present as a gift.
Decorative Binding Uncle Tom’s Cabin illustrated 1878
Uncle Tom’s Cabin
By: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Boston: Osgood and Co. 1878
Octavo, green cloth boards, gilt design to cover and spine, illustrations throughout in black and white, pages with red boarder, gilt to page edges. A beautiful decorative copy of Stowe’s masterpiece, light rubbing to corners, cloth at spine ends worn and frayed, light soiling to covers, pages toned, with occasional spotting, first 3 pages loose from page block but present, ownership signature to front endpaper, otherwise a beautiful 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.
1890 Decorative Binding of Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
By: Charles Dickens
Chicago: Donohue, Henneberry and Co. 1890
Illustrated by J. Mahoney
Octavo, original green cloth, embossed design to front cover and spine, title block gilt at spine, decorative endpapers, illustrations throughout. A very nice decorative copy of this classic tale with just a touch of rubbing to corners and ends of spine, pages toned with occasional foxing, spine cloth a touch sunned, ownership signature to front endpaper, clipping pasted down to front pastedown, 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.
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.