Vintage Edition of Alice in Wonderland
Alice in Wonderland
Illustrated by John Tenniel
Garden City, NY: Junior Deluxe Editions
Octavo, original printed pictorial gray boards, illustrated endpapers, color frontis, monochromatic illustrations in turquoise. A very nice copy of this classic. A touch of fading and wear to spine cloth, pages toned, else a nice copy.
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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.
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.
James Russell Lowell Complete Poems Victorian Gilt Binding
Lowell, James Russell. Complete Poems. Boston: James R. Osgood Co. 1877.
attractive original victorian gilt binding edition of Lowell’s poems. Perfect for a gift or decorative purposes.
Original orange-brown cloth with gilt lettering and design to spine and front cover, brown endpapers. A very good copy with just a touch of wear to cloth at edges, corners and ends of spine lightly bumped, pages toned, signature to front endpaper.
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.
The Corning Egg Farm Book First Edition 1912
The Corning Egg Farm Book;
By Gardner Corning
Being the complete and authentic story of the Corning Egg farm from its inception to date. Together with the full description of the method and system that have made this the most famous poultry farm in the world.
Published in 1912 by the Corning Egg Farm in Bound Brook, NJ.
First edition in original pictorial blue cloth binding, titles to spine and cover gilt, illustrations throughout. Laid in an original handbill from the farm.
Very good with pages toned, spine cloth faded, ownership signature to front endpaper, spine rolled, a touch of wear to edges.
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.
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.
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.