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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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.
How To Grow Cut Flowers by M.A. Hunt 1893
How To Grow Cut Flowers
A Practical Treatise on the cultivation of the rose, carnation, chrysanthemum, violet, and other winter flowering plants;
Also Greenhouse Construction.
A Book for the florist and amateur.
By: M. A. Hunt
Published by the author in 1893
First edition, octavo, original green cloth boards, title to spine gilt, floral pattern endpapers. A very nice copy with toned pages with occasional spotting, light soiling to covers.
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.
Santa Claus Toy Shop Antique Book Printed on Linen Circa 1880
Octavo, original color lithograph linen wraps, stitched spine, circa 1880-1900. A wonderful soft linen Christmas book.Great full-page lithograph prints and black and white illustrations. The bottom right corner else an excellent and bright copy. A wonderful Toy Book example.
Dr. Seuss Oh, The Places You’ll Go! First Edition in Dust jacket
Oh, The Places You’ll Go!
New York: Random House. 1990
First edition, first printing, with correct issue points. Original pictorial boards with the original pictorial dust jacket. A very nice copy of this go-to graduation gift, with just a hint of sunning at spine and toning/darkening along the top edges of jacket, else an excellent copy.
A Child’s Illustrated First Book in French by Jean Gustave Keetels 1876
A Child’s Illustrated First Book in French
By: Professor Jean Gustave Keetels
New York: Clark and Maynard. 1876
Octavo, original green cloth with black embossed design to front cover and in the blind on the rear, titles to spine gilt, brown endpapers, illustrated throughout.
A lovely copy with soiling to boards, faint staining along fore-edge, bumping and rubbing to corners and ends of spine, pages toned and with foxing. A really charming French text book.
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.
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.