Bindings & Editions

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Bindings & Editions Books & Ephemera

The Glass Slipper

The Glass Slipper

by Eberhart, Mignon Good

Thorndike, ME: Thorndike Press. 1998. Large type / large print.. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket.. Sewn binding. Paper over boards. 317 p. G. K. Hall Romance. Audience: General/trade. .
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$1.98
Prince Louis Napoleon Bonaparte: His Life, Captivity and Escape from the Fortress of Ham.

Prince Louis Napoleon Bonaparte: His Life, Captivity and Escape from the Fortress of Ham.

by [Briffault, Frederic T.:]

London:: Thomas Cautley Newby,, 1852.. First printing with this title.. Hardcover. VG. xi, 388pp, with a frontis portrait, two plates, one folding plan, and 3 folding facsimile letters. Originally published in 1846 as The Prisoner of Ham. The last 50pp consist of notes. The first few pages have some soiling, the portrait is stained, and the two unremarkable plates are rather grey, but the contents are otherwise clean. A handwritten family tree on a large folded sheet has been accommodated in a pocket... Read more
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£480.00
Steam Conquers the Atlantic

Steam Conquers the Atlantic

by Tyler, David Budlong

Norwalk, Conn.: Easton Press, 1991. Leather Bound Nautical Library. Bound in gilt decorated navy leather, still in unopened Publisher's shrink wrap, raised bands on spine, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, silk ribbon page marker intact, with Publisher's slips laid-in. NEW.. Hard Cover. New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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$42.00
Scala De' Meriti A Capo D'Anno Trattato Geometrico

Scala De' Meriti A Capo D'Anno Trattato Geometrico

by Torelli, Giuseppe

Verona: Agostino Carattoni, 1750. First Edition. Full-Leather. Very Good++. 12mo, 29 pages; 12 engraved diagrams. Bound to style in full brown calf, gilt title on front panel. Torelli, a mathemetician in Verona, uses mathematical diagrams to enable merchants to compute values of capital. Internally very clean and bright, with very light foxing on first and final leaves. Armorial bookplate. Only 2 copies show up on OCLC.
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$200.00
Rare same day broadside of John Adams’ Fourth State of the Union Address: Opening Washington D.C. as the Nation’s Capital

Rare same day broadside of John Adams’ Fourth State of the Union Address: Opening Washington D.C. as the Nation’s Capital

by [JOHN ADAMS]


Adams' historic fourth Annual Message to Congress—now known as the State of the Union Address—announces the establishment of the District of Columbia as the nation's capital. The second President, who had just been defeated for re-election, optimistically discusses unprecedented economic growth, considers the recently consummated treaty of amity and commerce with Prussia, and focuses on the need for expanded naval forces and coastal fortifications, which he believes to be necessary given the... Read more
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$8,500.00
The Empty Shrine (With Typed Letter Signed)

The Empty Shrine (With Typed Letter Signed)

by Barrett, William E. (SIGNED)

New York: Doubleday and Company, 1958. First Edition. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Very Good/Very Good. SIGNED AND WARMLY INSCRIBED BY WILLIAM E. BARRETT ON FEP. SIGNED again on the half title. TLS laid in, on the author's letterhead. Dust jacket shows chipping at spine tips.
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$150.00
Emerson Taylor

Emerson Taylor

by Paul Revere

Connecticut: EASTON, 1995. Collector's Edition. Full Leather. near fine. Dark brown leather binding. 5 raised bands. Gilt foredges and design. Tiny scratch to foredge. Notes from History laid in. Leather-Bound Library of American History.
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$40.00
MOONSTONE AND TIGER-EYE [AUTHOR'S CHOICE MONTHLY ISSUE TWENTY-NINE / #29]

MOONSTONE AND TIGER-EYE [AUTHOR'S CHOICE MONTHLY ISSUE TWENTY-NINE / #29]

by Charnas, Suzy McKee

Eugene: Author's Choice / Pulphouse Publishing Inc. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition. This version is one of 50 leather bound copies signed by the author. 86 pages collecting two stories plus the author's introduction. Spine head bumped else Fine copy [this version was not issued in Dust Wrapper].; Signed by Author .
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$51.00
A TREATISE OF ALGEBRA. First American, from the Eighth London Edition.

A TREATISE OF ALGEBRA. First American, from the Eighth London Edition.

by Simpson, Thomas

Philadelphia: Printed for Mathew Carey, 1809. Book. Very good condition. Hardcover. First American edition. Octavo (8vo). [viii], 400 pages of text. Original unresotred mottled full calf (leather) binding with minimal shelfwear. Original maroon gilt-lettered spine label is intact. Moderate foxing scattered throughout the text, with heavy browning and foxing to several pages. Contemporary previous owner's name neatly on the front endpaper: E. M. Drinker. Besides the foxing and browning, the text is... Read more
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$1,000.00
The Fifth Man

The Fifth Man

by Coles, Manning

New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1946. Humorous if implausible spy thriller. Stated first edition (first printing). Hardcover, full blue cloth, green titling. Light wear, corners bumped, endsheets foxed, pencil initials, minor page cockling; jacket rubbed & torn, foxed, chipped, ½" by 3" chunk missing from lower rear panel, no loss of text.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 5½" by 7¾".
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$16.50
Traité de chimie Organique [ Complete in 4 Volumes ]

Traité de chimie Organique [ Complete in 4 Volumes ]

by Gerhardt M. Charles

Paris: Chez Firmin Didot Freres, 1853. Complete in 4 volumes. Books measure 22.5 x 14.5 cm. Collation, iii,848pp, 976pp,[1]pp errata, 1008pp, 1110pp, with half titles. Bound in period quarter calf, marble boards, flat gilt bands and lettering, marble endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed, slightly wear loss on head and tail of spine on volume four, a few short splits to joints. Generally all bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, some light spotting or browning. Pages in good clean condition. A nice... Read more
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£375.00
WILL YOU LET THESE KIDDIES MISS SANTA CLAUSE

WILL YOU LET THESE KIDDIES MISS SANTA CLAUSE

by Hemingway, Ernest

Friends of the Fitzgerald/Hemingway Annual, 1970. LIMITED EDITION. Original Wraps. Fine. Octavo. LIMITED EDITION OF 125 COPIES. THIS IS No. 49. Printed for Friends of the Fitzgerald/Hemingway Annual in 1970. Hemingway wrote for The Co-Operative Commonwealth in Chicago from Dec. 1920 into the fall of 1921. 2 pp. reproduced from a Christmas time article for Co-operative Grocery Stores. Bound in printed brown stiff wraps.
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$175.00
The Poems of Mr. Gray. To Which are Prefixed Memoirs of his Life and Writings by W. Mason, M. A.( Complete in 4 Volumes )

The Poems of Mr. Gray. To Which are Prefixed Memoirs of his Life and Writings by W. Mason, M. A.( Complete in 4 Volumes )

by Mason W

London: A. Ward, 1778. Collation,vol 1:frontispiece+168pp, vol 2:xv+161pp, vol 3:xii+166pp, vol 4:xiv+239pp, contemporary or early signature of ( Elizabeth Eamorson ) on title page of each volume. Bound in full period calf, flat gilt bands, leather title labels, decorative gilt edges to boards. Calf lightly rubbed with minor wear loss, hinge joints showing signs of wear but all boards firmly attched. Generally bindings in very good condition. Internally, minor worming to inner margin of aout 20 pages in... Read more
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£160.00
More Educated Evans

More Educated Evans

by Edgar Wallace

UK: Websters, 1926. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good+. More Educated Evans by Edgar Wallace First Edition Websters September 1926. No inscriptions, covers fine in original pictorial dust jacket. A VG+ copy.
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£185.00
I grew up with my father to accompany (Large Print Edition)(Chinese Edition)

I grew up with my father to accompany (Large Print Edition)(Chinese Edition)

by WANG DAN

China Braille Press, 2015-12-1. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Language:Chinese.Paperback. Pub Date: 2015-12-1 Pages: 252 Publisher: China Braille Press childhood. her desire to run. to her father to let her design a car can stand up walker; the father was unable to satisfy her desire to go to school. she will teach literacy. writing in his spare time. Father in her heart. planted hope. will also hope poured on her... Read more
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$73.58
McSweeny's Issue Number 31 | Vikings, Monks, Philosophers, Whores | Old Forms Unearthed

McSweeny's Issue Number 31 | Vikings, Monks, Philosophers, Whores | Old Forms Unearthed

by Franich, Darren and Graham Weatherly (Curated by) McSweeney's Books [Writings by Ben Jahn, Mary Miller, Douglas Coupland, Joy Williams, Plato, Shelley Jackson, Troy Jollimore, Walker Pfost & others]

Published by Hamish Hamilton, Penguin Books Ltd., 80 Strand, London First UK Edition 2009. 2009., 2009. First UK edition hard back binding in publisher's original wonderful gilt decorated Farrows cream cloth covers, gilt and black title lettering to the spine and to the front cover. 4to 11'' x 8¼''. Contains 156 (+6) printed pages of text with monochrome illustrations, fold-out packet to the rear. In Fine condition, unused new book. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 139780241144695
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£30.00
blood disease symptoms differential diagnostics(Chinese Edition)

blood disease symptoms differential diagnostics(Chinese Edition)

by WANG YOU CHI ZHU BIAN

Science Press. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback. Publisher: Science out Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.
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$121.26
Climb the Mountains.

Climb the Mountains.

by Muir, John

Pasadena: Published by Karen Dawson and Susan Dawson, 1966.. A Very Good clean tight copy. Previous owner's initials and date at lower corner of front flyleaf. . Red leather hardcover. Black leather label with gilt lettering on spine.
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$60.00
Sensitive Plant, The

Sensitive Plant, The

by RIVIÈRE & SON, binders; SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe

London: Robt. Rivière & Son, 1910. Percy Byshhe Shelley's The Sensitive Plant Handsomely Bound by Rivière & Son [RIVIÈRE & SON, binders]. SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe. The Sensitive Plant... London: Robt. Rivière & Son, 1910. Square sixteenmo (5 1/16 x 3 15/16 inches; 129 x 100 mm.). 46, [2, blank] pp. Title-page and initial letters printed in red and black. Handsomely bound ca. 1910 by Rivière & Son, stamp-signed in gilt on lower turn-in. Full... Read more
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$2,250.00
THE GROUNDS AND MAXIMS, AND ALSO AN ALALYSIS OF THE ENGLISH LAWS.  To Which is Annexed, A Treatise of Estates, by Sir John Dederidge, Knt. and Observations on a Deed of Feoffment by T. H. Gent

THE GROUNDS AND MAXIMS, AND ALSO AN ALALYSIS OF THE ENGLISH LAWS. To Which is Annexed, A Treatise of Estates, by Sir John Dederidge, Knt. and Observations on a Deed of Feoffment by T. H. Gent

by Noy, William

Middletown, CT: Isaac Riley, 1808. Book. Good condition. Hardcover. First American edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xx, [viii] diagram, 160 pages of text, [iv] index. Full calf binding, tape repaired at spine but otherwise boards would detach; usable as-is and holding together but likely in need of a rebinding. Minor foxing scattered throughout text. With notes and additions by Charles Barton of the Inner Temple. Published from the seventh London edition..
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$100.00
Les vies des hommes illustres Grecs et Romains. Comparées l’une avec l’autre par Plutarque de Chaeronee - avec les vies d’Annibal & de Scipion l’Africain, traduites de Latin en François par Charles de l’Ecluse. Plus les vies d’Epaminondas, de Philippus de Macedoine, de Dionysius l’aisné tyran de Sicile, d’Auguste Caesar, de Plutarque & de Senecque, Item les vies des excellens Chefs de guerre, escrites par Aemylius Probus.

Les vies des hommes illustres Grecs et Romains. Comparées l’une avec l’autre par Plutarque de Chaeronee - avec les vies d’Annibal & de Scipion l’Africain, traduites de Latin en François par Charles de l’Ecluse. Plus les vies d’Epaminondas, de Philippus de Macedoine, de Dionysius l’aisné tyran de Sicile, d’Auguste Caesar, de Plutarque & de Senecque, Item les vies des excellens Chefs de guerre, escrites par Aemylius Probus.

by PLUTARQUE de CHAERONEE & AMYOT Jacques (translaté)

1604. relié. DeCollection. A Paris, chez François Gueffier, 1604. 2 forts volumes petit in/8 reliure plein veau , dos à nerfs à fleurons dorés, fer sur les plats ; vol.1 : 16 f., 1181 p., 23 f., 25 vignettes (profils de médaillons) in-texte - vol.2 : 1294 p., 25 vignettes. Belle typographie, et agréable reliure du temps habilement restaurée. Quelques erreurs de numérotation des feuillets, défaut de papier affectant une petite... Read more
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€1,200.00
Xi'an Beilin Mingtie Large print: Yishan stone(Chinese Edition)

Xi'an Beilin Mingtie Large print: Yishan stone(Chinese Edition)

by ZHAO LI GUANG BIAN

Shanghai Ancient Books Publishing House, 2016-04-01. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback. Pub Date: 2016-04-01 Pages: 44 Language: Chinese Publisher: Shanghai Ancient Books Publishing House cicada mountain stone turned edition more ancient. Xi'an Forest of Stone Tablets. Changan this Year * early * inscription fine. calligraphy is recognized as a good copy. Qing Sun retreat Valley Boxer Summer in mind.... Read more
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$72.25
Refillable Hamsa Handmade Leather Journal - Grid Paper

Refillable Hamsa Handmade Leather Journal - Grid Paper

by Soothi

Handmade genuine leather journal with the hamsa symbol. This is a refillable handmade genuine leather journal embossed with the Hamsa symbol which is widely regarded as the symbol for happiness, luck, health, and good fortune. Journal size is 5" wide x 7" long x 1" deep.
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$54.95
World hot country map Spain and Portugal (Large Print Edition) (1:1600000)(Chinese Edition)

World hot country map Spain and Portugal (Large Print Edition) (1:1600000)(Chinese Edition)

by ZHOU MIN

China Map Publishing House, 2014-01-01. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback. Pub Date :2014-01-01 Pages: 1 Language: Chinese. English Publisher: The second installment of hot countries world map China Map Publishing House newly published. covering most of the world's hotspots countries and regions. Content expressed administrative divisions of the various countries and regions. boundaries. transportation.... Read more
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$64.92