The Song of the Brook by Alfred Tennyson 1883 Decorative Binding
The Song of the Brook
By: Alfred Tennyson
Boston: Estes and Lauriat 1883.
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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Andrew Lang First Edition True Story Book 1893
First Edition of Andrew Lang’s True Story Book, in the style of his beloved Fairy Books.
The True Story Book
London: Longmans Green and Co. 1893
Octavo, original publisher’s blue cloth binding with gilt pictorial design, gilt to page edges, gilt titles to spine, black endpapers.
A very good copy with spine slightly rolled, rubbing ad bumping to corners and spine ends, some fraying to top spine end, soiling to rear cover, middle page signature cracked making page block a little shaken but still attached to binding.
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.
Lady of the Lake Vintage Decorative Binding
The Lady of the Lake
By: Sir Walter Scott
Chicago: Belford Clarke and Co. Circa 1880-1885
With Introduction and Notes by R.W. Taylor.
Octavo, original publisher’s ornate decorative binding with gilt and embossed floral motif to front cover and spine, gilt to page edges, floral endpapers, red border to pages. A stunning binding.
An excellent copy with just a touch of wear to corners and ends of spine, occasional foxing to pages, a touch of soiling to rear cover, else a beautiful 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.
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.
Gone With the Wind By Margaret Mitchell Vintage Edition
Gone With The Wind
By: Margaret Mitchell
New York: The Macmillan Co. 1938.
Octavo, original grey cloth, titles to spine and cover black. A very good vintage copy of this title. Cloth with wear to spine, edges and corners, some fraying at ends of spine and top front edge, pages toned with occasional spotting, else a nice 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.
How To Use Fruits by Hester M. Poole 1890 Recipes
Fruits and How To Use Them
A Practical Manual for Housekeepers; Containing Nearly Seven Hundred Recipes for Wholesome Preparations of Foreign and Domestic Fruits.
By: Mrs. Hester M. Poole
New York: Fowler and Wells Publishers. 1890.
First edition. Octavo, original red cloth boards, titles to spine gilt, titles to front cover black, yellow endpapers. A collection of recipes on fruit from the common ones like apples and bananas to more untraditional cooking fruits like grapefruit, pineapple and persimmons. A very good copy with wear to cloth along edges, spine gently rolled, wear and fraying to cloth at ends of spine, light soiling to boards, corners bumped and rubbed, wear along spine and fore-edges, pages toned with occasional spotting.