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Image for London Stage.   A Collection of the Most Reputed Tragedies, Comedies,  Melo-Dramas, Farces and Interludes.  Accurately Printed From Acting  Copies, As Performed at the Theatres Royal, and Carefully Collated and  Revised. Four volume set.

London Stage. A Collection of the Most Reputed Tragedies, Comedies, Melo-Dramas, Farces and Interludes. Accurately Printed From Acting Copies, As Performed at the Theatres Royal, and Carefully Collated and Revised. Four volume set.

By: N/A

Price: $667.00

Publisher: london, Sherwood: 1825

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3340


london: Sherwood. 1825. First Edition. Four volumes handsomely bound in matching half red morocco over marbled boards.; Octavo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . First Edition. View more info

Cours de mathématiques à l'usage des Ecoles Royales Militaires. Méchanique et Hydrodynamique.

By: Abbé Charles Bossut

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Jombert: 1782

Seller ID: 3954


Paris: Chez Jombert. 1782. 463; 106, [i]] pp. 13 folding plates. Recently bound in full tan morocco & housed in morocco-tipped linen slipcase. Title page expertly reinforced; new endpapers; otherwise a fine untrimmed copy.; Octavo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . View more info

Image for Cours de mathématiques à l'usage des Ecoles Royales Militaires.  Aritmétique, Algèbre et Géométrie.

Cours de mathématiques à l'usage des Ecoles Royales Militaires. Aritmétique, Algèbre et Géométrie.

By: Abbé Charles Bossut

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Paris, Jombert: 1785

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3952

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Jombert. Very Good. 1785. First Edition. xii - 562, [1] pp; 13 folding plates. Heavily deckled edges. Beautifully rebound in ruled full tan morocco & housed in morocco-tipped linen slipcase. Title page expertly reinforced; new endpapers; otherwise a fine untrimmed copy.; Octavo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . First Edition. View more info

Image for Traité des Manières de Graver en taille-douce sur l'airain, par le moyen  des eaux-fortes & des vernis durs & mols.  D'imprimer les planches, & de  construire la Presse. Par le sieur Bosse, Graveur en Taile-Douce. Revu &  augmenté de la nouvelle manière de se servir desdites Eaux Fortes, par  Monsieur le Clerc.

Traité des Manières de Graver en taille-douce sur l'airain, par le moyen des eaux-fortes & des vernis durs & mols. D'imprimer les planches, & de construire la Presse. Par le sieur Bosse, Graveur en Taile-Douce. Revu & augmenté de la nouvelle manière de se servir desdites Eaux Fortes, par Monsieur le Clerc.

By: Abraham Bosse

Price: $2,600.00

Publisher: Paris, Pierre Aubouin & Charles Clousier: 1701

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2178

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Pierre Aubouin & Charles Clousier. Very Good. 1701. Second Edition. First Le Clerc edition of the 1645 Bosse treatise. Eighteenth century mottled calf with very serviceable nineteenth century renewed spine (though gilt to morocco label with losses; see image). Engraved frontispiece and engraved 1645 title page together with 17 engraved plates (that by Ertinger facing page 31 unnumbered) Together 19 plates. Wear to fore edge corners. A handsome copy.; Octa... View more info

Image for Les arts au moyen age, en ce qui concerne principalement le palais romain  de Paris, l'hotel de Cluny, issu de ses ruines, et les objets d'art de la  collection classee dans cet Hotel.  The five folio Plate & Atlas volumes.   The rare first edition with 618 plates.

Les arts au moyen age, en ce qui concerne principalement le palais romain de Paris, l'hotel de Cluny, issu de ses ruines, et les objets d'art de la collection classee dans cet Hotel. The five folio Plate & Atlas volumes. The rare first edition with 618 plates.

By: Alexandre du Sommerard

Price: $27,300.00

Publisher: Paris, Techener: 1838-46

Edition: First

Seller ID: 170

Condition: Fine


Paris: Techener. Fine. 1838-46. First. Full red morocco. 618 plates, 512 of which are hand-colored & 18 of which are sepia toned . Full supple red morocco, double ruled board fore-edges, gilt inner dentelles, twelve raised bands, floriated compartments, ruled & floriated boards, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Sumptuously bound by H. Stamper [London]. This is the true first edition of Sommerard's work which should not be confused with the much less elabora... View more info

Nineteenth Century Mezzotinters; Samuel Cousins

By: Alfred Whitman

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons: 1904

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Seller ID: 2742

Condition: Good


London: George Bell & Sons. Good. 1904. Limited/Numbered Edition. #15 of 50 large-paper copies, 1 of 4 copies with colored plates. Full vegetable vellum boards with gilt border and decoration to front and back covers. Particulars stamped to spine. Wear to head and tail of spine which is beginning. Wear to corners. Residue from prior plate to front pastedown and corresponding mark to front fly. 39 plates, 4 of which are very nicely colored and denoted with detached, ... View more info

Image for De Ontleedkundige Plaaten van B.Eustachius, met eene verklaaring  [verklaring] derzelve, vervaardigd onder toezicht van A.Bonn. Hoogleraar  in de Ontleed- en Heelkunde aan de Doorlugtige School te Amsterdam.

De Ontleedkundige Plaaten van B.Eustachius, met eene verklaaring [verklaring] derzelve, vervaardigd onder toezicht van A.Bonn. Hoogleraar in de Ontleed- en Heelkunde aan de Doorlugtige School te Amsterdam.

By: Bartolomaeus Eustachius

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, J.B. Elwe: 1798

Seller ID: 1604


Amsterdam: J.B. Elwe. 1798. 47 plates on 41 sheets in the original wraps; lacking front wrap and free fly. A clean crisp copy.; Folio 10x16.5 in; 257x415 . View more info

Image for Icones anatomicae quotquot sunt celabratories ex optimis neotericum  operibus depromtae et collectae.  Atlas volumes.

Icones anatomicae quotquot sunt celabratories ex optimis neotericum operibus depromtae et collectae. Atlas volumes.

By: Caldani, Leopoldo Marco Antonio & Caldani, Floriano

Price: $18,700.00

Publisher: Venice, Picotti: 1801 1814

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231

Condition: Very Good


Venice: Picotti. Very Good. 1801 1814. First Edition. Wraps. Three 21 x 28 1/8 inch( 534 x 715 mm) untrimmed folio atlas volumes in four. With frontis, 4 engraved titles & 461 plates, including 197 duplicates in outline. 1801-1814.; Elephant Folio; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . First Edition. View more info

Beautiful Homes of Cleveland [Ohio]: Euclid Avenue, Wade Park, Bratenahl, Cleveland Heights, the West Side and the Suburbs.

By: Cleveland

Price: $860.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cleveland Topics Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3980

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland: The Cleveland Topics Company. Very Good. 1917. First Edition. Full brown suede; bright gilt-stamped title; 131 pp., c. 200 black and white photographs of the prominent homes of Cleveland and (primarily) her wealthy suburbs. An unusual copy in its original suede binding. ; Photographs; Quarto; 131 pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . First Edition. View more info

Image for History of Kentucky. Revised & enlarged edition in fine tooled morocco  cases.

History of Kentucky. Revised & enlarged edition in fine tooled morocco cases.

By: Collins, Lewis & Richard Collins

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: Covington, Collins & Company: 1874

Edition: Revised & Enlarged

Seller ID: 1618

Condition: Fine


Covington: Collins & Company. Fine. 1874. Revised & Enlarged. A fine set in the original full calf; marbled edges; red morocco title & black author labels. Each volume in a full red ruled morocco fitted case; faux raised bands, tendriled panels decorated with canoes & weaponry. Wear to inside of cases at friction fit. Updated (i.e. 1874) folding colored Kentucky map frontis; many lithographed plates, some sepia toned. Morocco bookplates of Frank C. Deering (cf.... View more info

Image for Afbeeldingen der Artseny-Gewassen met derzelver Nederduitsche en Latynsche  Beschryvingen. Volume III

Afbeeldingen der Artseny-Gewassen met derzelver Nederduitsche en Latynsche Beschryvingen. Volume III

By: D. L. Oskamp, M. Houttuyn, J.C. Krauss, Johannes Zorn

Price: $1,150.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, J.C. Sepp en Zoon: 1796

Seller ID: 3542

Condition: Poor


Amsterdam: J.C. Sepp en Zoon. Poor. 1796. Full Calf. Contains 98 (of 100) nicely hand-colored medicinal plants. Volume 3 (only) of the Dutch edition of the German "Icones Plantarum Medicinalium, Abbildungen der Arzneygewächsen." Full calf. Text block separated from binding, plate 220 slight stain,otherwise very good.; Octavo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . View more info

A Plain and Faithful Narrative of the Original Design Rise Progress and Present State of the Indian Charity-School at Lebanon in Connecticut.

By: Eleazor Wheelock

Price: $1,620.00

Publisher: Boston, R. and S. Draper: 1763

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3336

Condition: Very Good


Boston: R. and S. Draper. Very Good. 1763. First Edition. Half Black Morocco. ; Half black morocco over marbled boards. Damp stains to preliminary & final pages. This copy deaccessioned from the famous John Carter Brown Collection with bookplate at front pastedown & oval name stamp to page 9. Moisture marks throughout. Sabin 103205; Howes W334; Evans 9537.; 12mo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . First Edition. View more info

Image for The Natural History and Diseases of the Human Teeth

The Natural History and Diseases of the Human Teeth

By: Fox, Joseph

Price: $1,900.00

Publisher: London, E. Cox & Son: 1814

Edition: Second Edition, Enlarged

Seller ID: 3091

Condition: Good


London: E. Cox & Son. Good. 1814. Second Edition, Enlarged. (x),100,179p. 23 engraved plates. 28x23cm, full c. 1940 black cloth; bookplate of Benjamin Ackerman to front pastedown; some prefatory pages document-taped; lacks explanatory text for final plate; otherwise very good with clean impressions.; Quarto; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . View more info

Die Räuber

By: Friedrich von Schiller & Louis Corinth

Price: $1,850.00

Publisher: Berlin, Avalun: 1923

Edition: First Corinth ed

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3636

Condition: Fine in Good dust jacket


Berlin: Avalun. Fine in Good dust jacket. 1923. First Corinth ed. Half Vellum; marbled boards. Half vellum over marbled boards. A little loss to paper over vellum tips otherwise fine in worn publisher's sleeve. Number 178 of only 280 copies signed by Corinth. Lithographs at the press of A. Rogall, text printing by Jakob Hegner. ; Folio; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; Signed by Illustrator . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Le Operazioni del compasso geometrico et militare.

By: Galilei, Galileo

Price: $5,000.00

Publisher: Padua, Frambotto: 1649

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2148

Condition: Very Good


Padua: Frambotto. Very Good. 1649. Third Edition. Paper-Covered Boards. Untrimmed gatherings bound in early nineteenth century paper covered boards retaining original sewing. One folding plate. Professional restorations to edges of Title & Dedication leaves not affecting text. Resorations to Preface leaf with replacement of four letters on recto and six letters of verso. Do not hesitate to request additional images. ; Octavo; Additional images and further informa... View more info

Image for Tychonis Brahei, equitis dani, Astronomorum Coryphaei, Vita. Accessit  Nicolai Copernici, Georgii Peurbachii, & Joannis Regiomontani,  astronomorum celebrium, vita.

Tychonis Brahei, equitis dani, Astronomorum Coryphaei, Vita. Accessit Nicolai Copernici, Georgii Peurbachii, & Joannis Regiomontani, astronomorum celebrium, vita.

By: Gassendi, Petrus. (Tychonis Brahei & Nicolai Copernici)

Price: $1,830.00

Publisher: The Hague, 1655

Edition: Second (corrected) edition

Seller ID: 168

Condition: Good


The Hague. Good. 1655. Second (corrected) edition. Hardcover. Full sheep with embossed celestial angles. Lacks frontis portrait; light moisture mark pp.131-232 (see final image); chip to head of spine; lacking corner to index page not affecting text; otherwise Very Good. Includes bright engraving of Copernicus as frontis to his vita. Half title in red and black. Painted edges. Contains unpaginated double page plate " tabula ascensionum rectarum" loosely in... View more info

Image for The Family Physitian, or a Collection of Choice, Approved & Experienced  Remedies for the Cure of almost all diseases incident to Humane Bodies,  whether internal or external, useful in families, and very serviceable to  country people.  containing some hundreds of considerable receipts and  secrets of great value, with observations of great cures: together with  the true English wine-celler, and the right method of making the  English-wines, or Metheglin .  In a Rowfant binding.

The Family Physitian, or a Collection of Choice, Approved & Experienced Remedies for the Cure of almost all diseases incident to Humane Bodies, whether internal or external, useful in families, and very serviceable to country people. containing some hundreds of considerable receipts and secrets of great value, with observations of great cures: together with the true English wine-celler, and the right method of making the English-wines, or Metheglin . In a Rowfant binding.

By: George Hartman

Price: $2,880.00

Publisher: London, Richard Wellington: 1696

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1608

Condition: Very Good


London: Richard Wellington. Very Good. 1696. First. "... with a collection of the choicest and safest cosmetick remedies for preserving the beauty and complection of ladies, never before publish’d." Bound in full burgundy morocco about 1910 by the ephemeral Rowfant bindery. Chips to head of spine; light foxing throughout; tear from folding frontispiece of distilling apparatus (not affecting image); otherwise very good. Includes remedies for the Plague a... View more info

Image for Pictorial Album of the First Over There: "Album de la Guerre." Five  Hundred [Cleveland Clinic] Photographs, Seventy Drawings, and Thirteen  Articles by Members of Base Hospital No. 4, U.S.A. serving with the  British Forces on the Somme Front. and Mobile Hospital No. 5, U.S.A.  Serving in the Meuse - Argonne Sector.  Number 32 of only 50 copies.

Pictorial Album of the First Over There: "Album de la Guerre." Five Hundred [Cleveland Clinic] Photographs, Seventy Drawings, and Thirteen Articles by Members of Base Hospital No. 4, U.S.A. serving with the British Forces on the Somme Front. and Mobile Hospital No. 5, U.S.A. Serving in the Meuse - Argonne Sector. Number 32 of only 50 copies.

By: George W. Crile, Frank E. Bunts, Caroline H. Armington, Cleveland Clinic

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Scientific Illustrating Studios: 1919

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 1634

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland, Ohio: Scientific Illustrating Studios. Very Good. 1919. Limited Edition. Cloth. 117 pages, numerous photographs & drawings. Limited to one thousand copies of which this is number 926 but further limited to one of only fifty copies (this being # 32) with pencil-signed copy of a Caroline Armington frontispiece etching of "The First American Flag Hoisted by the First AEF Military Contingent." Recounts history of Base Hospital Number 4 & the beginnin... View more info

Histoire de la gravure en Italie, en Espagne, en Allemagne, dans les Pays-Bas, en Angleterre et en France - Indications pour former une collection d'Estampes

By: Georges Duplessis

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Paris, Hachette: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3798


Paris: Hachette. 1880. First Edition. Half burgundy morocco over marbled boards. All edges gilt. ; Quarto; Additional images and further information provided upon request. . First Edition. View more info

Image for Works. The Woorkes of Geffrey Chaucer, Newly Printed, with Divers  Addicions, whiche were Never in Printe Before: With the siege and  destruccion of the worthy citee of Thebes, compiled by Jhon Lidgate, Monke  of Berie.  As in the table more plainly dooeth appere.  First issue of the  Stowe Edition.

Works. The Woorkes of Geffrey Chaucer, Newly Printed, with Divers Addicions, whiche were Never in Printe Before: With the siege and destruccion of the worthy citee of Thebes, compiled by Jhon Lidgate, Monke of Berie. As in the table more plainly dooeth appere. First issue of the Stowe Edition.

By: Goeffrey Chaucer, edited and augmented by John Stowe

Price: $47,330.00

Publisher: London, John Kyngston for Jhon Wight: 1561

Edition: Fifth edition, first issue; First

Seller ID: 1489

Condition: Very Good


London: John Kyngston for Jhon Wight. Very Good. 1561. Fifth edition, first issue; First. Full calf. Probable first issue of the Stowe Edition with Chaucer's arms dated 1560 and before later woodcut additions. Relative to the precedence of issues of the 1561 Stowe edition David R. Carlson ("The Woodcut Illustrations in Early Printed Editions of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales," in Chaucer Illustrated: Five Hundred Years of The Canterbury Tales in Pictures [Briti... View more info