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The Poetical Works... Edited with an Introduction and Textual Notes by H. Buxton Forman

by Keats, John

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James Cummins Bookseller
Published
1948
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Bound in thrree quarters polished purple calf. Fine in open-faced slipcase
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India Paper edition
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London, New York, Toronto: Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford Unviersity Press, 1948. India Paper edition. Frontispiece portrait, plate and facsimiles. 496pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Bound in thrree quarters polished purple calf. Fine in open-faced slipcase. India Paper edition. Frontispiece portrait, plate and facsimiles. 496pp. 1 vols. 8vo.
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image of The Magnificent Library of the Late Robert H. Sayre, Esq. of South Bethleham, Pa. Part I ... : to be sold Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoons, November 6, 7, 8, 1907.  Catalogue compiled and sale conducted by Stan. V. Henkels, ETC.

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Philadelphia: Stan V. Henkels; Davis & Harvey, 1908. Three Parts. 100; 106; 129 pp. 855 lots. With printed prices. 3 vols. 8vo. Printed wrappers. Almost fine. Three Parts. 100; 106; 129 pp. 855 lots. With printed prices. 3 vols. 8vo. McKay, 6399; 6428; 6451
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Brussels: G. Hoyghe, 1791. 12pp. Uncut. 8vo. Stitched. Minor soiling. 12pp. Uncut. 8vo.
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Catalogue d'Objets Curieux en Différens Genres; Après le décès du C. Paignon Dijonval, Dont la Vente se féra en détail & au plns [i.e. plus] offrant & dernier enchérisseur, le 1er Floréal, an 3e ... sous la direction d'Alexandre-Joseph Paillet ..

by Paignon-Dijonval, Gilbert; collection of

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Published
1795
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Early 20th century straight grain morocco-backed marbled paper boards. Trimmed close, minor dampstain at lower gutter margin, mi
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Paris: De l'Imprimerie du Journal de Paris, 1795. iv, 45, [1]pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Early 20th century straight grain morocco-backed marbled paper boards. Trimmed close, minor dampstain at lower gutter margin, minor foxing. iv, 45, [1]pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Unrecorded Catalogue of an 18th Century Wunderkammer. This catalogue of Paignon-Dijonval's "Objets Curieux" is unrecorded, with no examples in… Read more
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Catalogue d'une Tres-Belle Collection d'Estampes ... 5 Mai 1791 ... Sous la direction du sieur Deroy .

by (Auction Catalogue)

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Published
1791
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Stitched. Titled detached, minor soiling
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Brussels: M.J.G. Simon, 1791. 10pp. Uncut. 8vo. Stitched. Titled detached, minor soiling. 10pp. Uncut. 8vo.
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image of Notice D'une partie de Livres en Velin,_d'une très-belle Collection d'Estampes du plus beau choix ... Après le décès de M. Thomas, Dont la Vente en sera Faite le Mardi, 19 Décembre 1780 ... maison de M. Desprez [caption title]

Notice D'une partie de Livres en Velin, & d'une très-belle Collection d'Estampes du plus beau choix ... Après le décès de M. Thomas, Dont la Vente en sera Faite le Mardi, 19 Décembre 1780 ... maison de M. Desprez [caption title]

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Published
1780
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Nineteenth century morocco-backed marbled paper boards. Upper cover coming loose, worn at corners
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Paris: G. Desprez, 1780. 10pp., plus additional blanks bound in the rear. 1 vols. Nineteenth century morocco-backed marbled paper boards. Upper cover coming loose, worn at corners. 10pp., plus additional blanks bound in the rear. 1 vols. Scarce 18th century auction catalogue, including a small collection of "livres en velin." We locate only a single example in… Read more
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Catalogue de Tableaux et d'une Belle Collection d'Estampes

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Published
1799
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Stitched. Soiled, title and other leaves detached, inked revenue stamp in upper left corner, later bookseller's blindstamp on fi
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Brussels: M. J. G. Simon, 1799. 27, [1, blank] pp. Partially priced in manuscript at a contemporary date with buyer names indicated. Uncut. 1 vols. Stitched. Soiled, title and other leaves detached, inked revenue stamp in upper left corner, later bookseller's blindstamp on final leaf. 27, [1, blank] pp. Partially priced in manuscript at a contemporary… Read more
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image of Notice de Tableaux, Sculptures, Médailles, Dessins, Estampes, Instrumens,_Livres de Musique, Meubles, Porcelaines, différens Morceaux de Méchanique, Optiquem Verrerie, Histoire Naturelle,_autres Objets de curiosité; Provenans du Cabinet de M. ***

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Paris: de l'imprimerie de Clousier, 1785. [2], 10pp. Contemporary manuscript annotation on the title changing the date of sale. 1 vols. 8vo. Early 20th century morocco backed marbled paper boards. [2], 10pp. Contemporary manuscript annotation on the title changing the date of sale. 1 vols. 8vo. Scarce 18th century auction catalogue by Pasquier and Joullain.
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image of Collection of mostly Barker_Co., Auctioneers (13 catalogues, including Henry Prose Cooper Collection, James E. Vail. Jr. Collection, The Acme Collectiobn, The Edward Trenchard Collection, Adolph Neustadt, Hon. James Emott, ) annotated priced catalogues, mostly accompanied with E.F. Patchen's marked bills and Bills also Schenck Art Gallery,  (Catalogue of Wm. Meikleham Estate)77 Cedar Street (with several bills) and one Fifth Avenue Auction Rooms

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New York: Barker Art Gallery 47 & 49 Liberty St, 1880. 8vo. Generally Very Good. In White ring binder. 8vo. Catalogues owned and annotated by E.F. Patchen of Patchen Bros. 51 New Street of NYC. Their firm was in mining One December,1883 catalogue has Georges Jules Victor Clairin's [misspelled Clarin in Barker catalogue](French, 1843-1919) painting Frou Frou… Read more
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Notes on a Century of Typography at the University Press, Oxford, 1693-1794

by Hart, Horace

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Published
1900
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Original cloth backed blue boards. VG, spine with wear
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One of 150 copies
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Oxford: University Press, 1900. One of 150 copies. Printed in the original Fell type by Horace Hart, The University Printer. xvi, 203 pp., with frontispiece portrait and numerous illustrations throughout. Small Folio. Original cloth backed blue boards. VG, spine with wear. One of 150 copies. Printed in the original Fell type by Horace Hart, The University Printer. xvi,… Read more
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New York: John Anderson, Jr, Auctioeer of Literary Property, 1903. Illustrated. 3061 items. 3 vols. 4to. Black printed wrapper. Almost fine. Illustrated. 3061 items. 3 vols. 4to. McKay 5584; 5606; 5624
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The Library of George Gordon King (1807-1871) . Part I.-The Books. Catalogued upon the Dictionary Plan, with Notes. Part II-The Prints. Arranged chronologically according to Schools, Centuries, and Engravers, with Notes and References

by (King, George Gordon) Nolan, Joseph Allan, A.M., PH.D.

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Published
1885
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Bound in full red morocco, t.e.g., by R.W. Smith. Hinges neatly repaired
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First edition. "Two hundred copies printed for private distribut
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Newport, R.I., 1885. First edition. "Two hundred copies printed for private distribution." on verso of title page and inscribed on following page "To the Mercantile Library/ with the compliments of/ George Gordon King (His nephew and namesake). [viii], 431; 327 pp. Part I printed by News Press. Volume II printed by Baker & Godwin, Printers. 1 vols. 4to. Bound… Read more
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A List of the Writings of Lewis Carroll [Charles L. Dodgson] in the Library at Dormy House Pine Valley, New Jersey [with:] A Supplementary List of the Writings

by (Dodgson, Charles L) Parrish, Morris L.

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James Cummins Bookseller
Published
1933
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Full red morocco, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Some foxing and tanning to endsheets of each volume, errata slip to first volume tip
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First editions. Copies no. 49 of sixty-six numbered copies, the
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[Pine Valley]: Privately Printed, 1933. First editions. Copies no. 49 of sixty-six numbered copies, the first printed by Rudge, the second by Edward Stern & Company. Frontispieces, plates and facsimiles. viii, 148, [1]; xii, 116 pp. 2 vols. 4to. Full red morocco, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Some foxing and tanning to endsheets of each volume, errata slip to first volume… Read more
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Moral and Religious Poems

by (Fore-edge) Hemans, Felicia

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Published
1850
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Full contempoary publisher green morocco extra, a.e.g.. Label of S. Aylen 163, North Street, Brighton on front pastedown
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Edinburgh: William Blackwood, 1850. viii, 262pp. 12mo. Full contempoary publisher green morocco extra, a.e.g.. Label of S. Aylen 163, North Street, Brighton on front pastedown. viii, 262pp. 12mo. With a fore-edge painting of Abington bridge.
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Collection of 18 works of Juvenile Literature given to Junius Spencer Morgan, nephew of financier J.P. Morgan

by (Morgan, Junius)

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Published
1884
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All in publishers decorated cloth bindings. Generally fine, bright copies
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New York, London, etc., 1884. 18 vols. 4to and smaller. All in publishers decorated cloth bindings. Generally fine, bright copies. 18 vols. 4to and smaller. A group of children's books in superior condition from the childhood library of bibliophile-to-be Junius Spencer Morgan (1867-1932), nephew of financier and collector J.P. Morgan. Junius was closely affiliated with the Princeton University… Read more
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Diccionario Biográfico y Bbibliográfico de Calígrafos Españoles

by Cotarelo y Mori, Emilio, (1857-1936)

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Published
1916
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Bound in quarter green morocco and cloth sides, red leather title labels. Ex Bernard Breslaur
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First edition
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Madrid: Impr. de la "Revista de Arch., Bibliothecas y Museos, 1916. First edition. Illus. 453; 342 pp. 2 vols. 4to. Bound in quarter green morocco and cloth sides, red leather title labels. Ex Bernard Breslaur. First edition. Illus. 453; 342 pp. 2 vols. 4to.
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Tales

by (Fore-edge Painting) Crabbe, George

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Published
1814
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Contemporary straight-grained crimson morocco gilt, a.e.g. Cloth open-faced slipcase
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Fifth edition
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London: J. Hatchard, 1814. Fifth edition. xxii, [2], 398 pp. 8vo. Contemporary straight-grained crimson morocco gilt, a.e.g. Cloth open-faced slipcase. Fifth edition. xxii, [2], 398 pp. 8vo. Double-Fore-Edge Painting. With a skillful double fore-edge painting, one of Hornsey, Middlesex, the other of Hampstead Heath, both within decorative surround. Provenance: Jane Collins (contemporary ownership signature to title)
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Cattle-Ranch to College the True Tale of a Boy's Adventures in the Far West

by Doubleday, Russell

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Published
1826
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Half crimson morocco, rubbed
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New York: Doubleday, Page and Co, 1826. Illustrated by photographs, many (perhaps all) by L.A. Huffman (not credited but see Peterson, L.A. Huffman, p. 31). 347pp. Half crimson morocco, rubbed. Illustrated by photographs, many (perhaps all) by L.A. Huffman (not credited but see Peterson, L.A. Huffman, p. 31). 347pp. Family Presentation Copy, warmly inscribed to Nelson Jr. with… Read more
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The Henry Davis Gift. A Collection of Bookbindings. Volume I: Studies in the History of Bookbinding [and:] ... Volume II: A Catalogue of North-European Bindings [and:] ... Volume III: A Catalogue of South European Bindings

by Foot, Mirjam

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James Cummins Bookseller
Published
2010
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Publisher's tan linen with red leather title label. Fine
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Second edition of vol. I (one of 250 copies), first editions of
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(London): The British Library, 2010. Second edition of vol. I (one of 250 copies), first editions of vol. II (one of 750) and III. Illustrated with b/w photographs of bindings. 3 vols. 4to. Publisher's tan linen with red leather title label. Fine. Second edition of vol. I (one of 250 copies), first editions of vol. II (one of… Read more
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Information for Pilgrims unto the Holy Land

by (Roosevelt, Kermit) Duff, Edward Gordon, editor

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James Cummins Bookseller
Published
1893
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Blue cloth. Bookplate of Berkshire Athenaeum, remains of label at foot of spine. Some paste toning to flyleaves. Very good
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No. 103 of 350 copies
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London: Lawrence & Bullen, 1893. No. 103 of 350 copies. xx, [59] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Blue cloth. Bookplate of Berkshire Athenaeum, remains of label at foot of spine. Some paste toning to flyleaves. Very good. No. 103 of 350 copies. xx, [59] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Facsimile of the Information for Pilgrims, printed in 1498 by Wynkyn… Read more
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