Bindings & Editions

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Bindings & Editions Books & Ephemera

A GOVERNMENT JOB AT LAST.  An Anthology of Working Poems, Mainly Canadian

A GOVERNMENT JOB AT LAST. An Anthology of Working Poems, Mainly Canadian

by Wayman, Tom

Vancouver, BC: Macleod Books, 1975. Book. Very good condition. Paperback. First Edition. Octavo (8vo). 174 pages. Wraps are lightly worn at extremities, with a slight bump to bottom rear corner. Original printed price at top-right corner is obscured by adhesive; spine lightly creased. Light soil to page-edges. One page Autograph Letter Signed (ALS) laid-in written by British Columbia poet Anne Swannell. Book is also inscribed by her on half-title. A nice association copy of this title..
Item Price
$25.00
The Heroes; or, Greek Fairy Tales for my Children

The Heroes; or, Greek Fairy Tales for my Children

by Charles Kingsley

Cambridge: Macmillan and Co., 1856. 1st Edition . Fine. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Full brown morocco binding by Bayntun-Riviere of Bath (binder's name in gilt to rear turn-in). Spine has five raised bands, gilt ruled panels, gilt lettering, date to foot of spine. Single gilt fillet border to boards. Gilt decorated board edges. Gilt fillet turn ins, hand marbled endpapers, all page edges gilt. Original cloth front cover bound in to the rear of the book. Fine condition throughout. A first class... Read more
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£350.00
Compleete zak-atlas van de zeventien Nederlandse provinciën

Compleete zak-atlas van de zeventien Nederlandse provinciën

by Jan Barend Elwe

With double-page engraved title-page, 2 folding engraved tables, all coloured by hand. Contemporary boards, half calf spine and corners. The 29 folding engraved maps have all been removed, see images Published Elwe en Langeveld 192 pages+Intro+Foldouts, Hardback cover with bumps to corners, Pages are very good. Small pencil writing on first blank page.
Item Price
€395.00
Anecdotes Of Painters Who Have Been Born In England With Critical Remarks On Their Productions.

Anecdotes Of Painters Who Have Been Born In England With Critical Remarks On Their Productions.

by Edwards, Edward

Leigh And Sotheby, 1808. FIRST EDITION 1808. Published by Leigh And Sotheby. Lovely clean book internally, 1/- in pencil on front pastedown. Inscription on fep. Browning on title page made by portrait on frontispiece. Barely any foxing. Errata page and 327 pages. Tight book in original full leather boards which are worn on the edges, spine has missing pieces at top and btm and is worn. Title barely readable on spine. A rare title. . First Edition. Full-Leather. Good Plus.
Item Price
£400.00
The Night Before Dark (Large Print Edition)

The Night Before Dark (Large Print Edition)

by Clodagh Chapman

Ulverscroft, 1989. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Ex-library with typical marks, light wear, pages yellowed; a good solid book. "A picnic outside an old half timbered manor house on a bright summer's day, but in the spinney lies a remnant of an ancient evil so strong it poisons the air around it. Only 11 year old Georgina, visiting the house for the first time, scents danger all around them. She wishes never to live there and her wish is granted. Her mother, Dinah, stepfather and... Read more
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$4.50
Birds of the Eastern Forest: 1-2

Birds of the Eastern Forest: 1-2

by Livingston, John A

Canada: McClelland & Stewart Limited Birds of the Eastern Forest. First edition in two volumes (Volume 1 : New,1968, 232 pages, bibliography, index. Volume 2 : Fine,1970, 262 pages, bibliography, index. Second volume is SIGNED by the illustrator. Slight toning to jacquet of volume two.). Folio (24 cm), 112 colour plates with additional sketches by Lansdowne. Blue cloth, gilt decoration. J. Fenwick Lansdowne and John A. Livingston. Covers Great Lakes-St. Lawrence region. Includes fifty-two portraits... Read more
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CA$149.00
The Anatomy of Melancholy : What It Is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptoms, Prognostics, and Several Cures of It. (2 Volume Set)

The Anatomy of Melancholy : What It Is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptoms, Prognostics, and Several Cures of It. (2 Volume Set)

by Robert Burton

Longman, Rees, 1837-01-01. Hardcover. Acceptable. 2 volume set. 23 cm. 3 parts in 2 v. Leather bound. All boards cracked down hinge. Binding tape reback gutters. Internally good, with clean, unmarked pages. An important work on the development of psychology dealing with melancholia/clinical depression.
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$117.60
Wide World Magazine, July 1927

Wide World Magazine, July 1927

by Newnes, George (editor)

New York: International News Company, 1927. Solid with a crease on the back cover and the covers show light wear.. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$25.00
The New Testament of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ

The New Testament of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ

by Bible. N. T

Oxford: Printed At The University Press. Very Good. 1824. Hardcover. 32mo 4" - 5" tall; Dark red cathedral binding, gilt spine and border, all edges gilt, unpaginated. **Center panel as in Wolf #17. .
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$200.00
Baby Early Learning Big Book: Digital(Chinese Edition)

Baby Early Learning Big Book: Digital(Chinese Edition)

by LI TANG WEN HUA BIAN

Jilin photography Press, 2016-01-01. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback. Pub Date: 2016-01-01 Pages: 22 Language: Chinese Publisher: Jilin photography Press This set of Baby Early Learning Big Book is divided into eight volumes. covering the alphabet. numbers. counting. literacy. poetry. songs . and other aspects of nursery rhymes. This set of book content clarity. clear picture with text. large print large... Read more
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$56.17
An Abridgment of the Laws of Pennsylvania, Being a Complete Digest of All such Acts of Assembly, as Concern the Commonwealth at Large [vol. 1]

An Abridgment of the Laws of Pennsylvania, Being a Complete Digest of All such Acts of Assembly, as Concern the Commonwealth at Large [vol. 1]

by Read, Collinson

Philadelphia, Pa, 1801. Hardcover. Very Good -. "To which is added, an appendix, containing a variety of precedents (adapted to the several acts) for the use of justices of the peace, sheriffs, attornies and conveyancers." "Printed for the Author." [4], lvi, [[3], 468, [28] p.; 22 cm. Full calf; red morocco spine label with gilt-tooled title: Read's Digest. Blind-tooled borders on both boards and blind-rules on spine. Shelf numbers on old paper labels at tail of spine. Former... Read more
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$118.00
Kirchen Gesangbuch Fur Evangelisch Lutheresche Gemeinden

Kirchen Gesangbuch Fur Evangelisch Lutheresche Gemeinden

St. Louis: Concordia Publishing House. Very Good-; Binding rubbed with slight loss of color.. 1906. Hardcover. 32mo - 5" tall; Ornate gilt publisher's binding, large gilt cross land bible within wide gilt margin, all edges gilt, 468p. .
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$35.00
Human Life and Its Conditions : Sermons Preached Before the University of Oxford in 1876-1878 with Three Ordination Sermons

Human Life and Its Conditions : Sermons Preached Before the University of Oxford in 1876-1878 with Three Ordination Sermons

by Church, R W

Macmillan, 1878. FIRST EDITION 1878. Published by Macmillan. Leather-bound book. Very good clean internally. Has been rebound to a high standard. New endpapers. Some underlining of text in pencil. Exceptional copy. . First Edition. Half-Leather. Very Good.
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£60.00
This is Fashion

This is Fashion

by Burris-Meyer, Elizabeth

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1943. Stated First Edition 4to size tan clothbound hardcover; 409 toned pages with black and white illustrations by Eleanor Beckham, including some full page illustrations. The artist's style is reminiscent of a coloring book. There is also a section illustrated with color swatches. Contents include: Pictures Fashion's Hall of Fame Characteristic Silhouette Color Accessories Fabrics Cosmetics and Coiffures Home Furnishings, more. Edgewear, wrinkles on... Read more
Item Price
$150.00
Angel Pavement

Angel Pavement

by J B Priestley

London: William Heinemann, 1935. Hardcover. Good/no d/j. 12mo. New [1935] leather-bound edition". All in good internal order. A little wear and fading to leather. 12mo. 613pp
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£10.00
Mathematics for Practical Men

Mathematics for Practical Men

by Olinthus Gregory L.L.D, F.R.A.S

This fascinating reference book is in its third print, dated 1848. The leather bound book does have a Libris Plate (see picture), but this in no way detracts from the overall quality of both the book and its contents. The bindings of the pages are tight and in good order. There is a very small tear at the top of the leather cover which can be easily repaired.
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£60.00
Horse Canyon

Horse Canyon

by Jim Slaughter

Ulverscroft Large Print Books, 1991. Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$10.04
THE SACRED SHORE

THE SACRED SHORE

by JANETTE OKE, T. DAVIS BUNN

BETHANY HOUSE PUBLISHERS, January 2000. Hardcover. Used - Good.
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$4.50
The principal ruins of Asia Minor 1865 [Leather Bound]

The principal ruins of Asia Minor 1865 [Leather Bound]

by Texier, Charles, -,Pullan, Richard Popplewell, -

2019. Leather Bound. New. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1865]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or... Read more
Item Price
$40.87
The Universal Restoration Exhibited In Four Dialogues Between A Minister  And His Friend; Comprehending the Substance of Several Real Conversations  Which the Author Had with Various Persons...chiefly Designed Fully  to State, and Fairly to Answer the Most Common Objections That Are  Brought Against Is, from the Scriptures.

The Universal Restoration Exhibited In Four Dialogues Between A Minister And His Friend; Comprehending the Substance of Several Real Conversations Which the Author Had with Various Persons...chiefly Designed Fully to State, and Fairly to Answer the Most Common Objections That Are Brought Against Is, from the Scriptures.

by Winchester, Elhanan

Boston: Benjamin B. Mussey. Good+; Hinges worn but sound, top of spine shabby, several cracks . in leather boards.. 1831. Hardcover. 12mo; Calf, 300p. , portrait, index. **American Imprint #10686. .
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$125.00
Uh-Oh (Random House Large Print)

Uh-Oh (Random House Large Print)

by Robert Fulghum

Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. Audience: General/trade.Price clipped.
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$10.00
La lettura : rivista mensile del ""Corriere della sera."" Volume v.1 no.8 (1901) 1901 [Leather Bound]

La lettura : rivista mensile del ""Corriere della sera."" Volume v.1 no.8 (1901) 1901 [Leather Bound]

by Anonymous

2020. Leather Bound. New. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine. Reprinted in 2020 with the help of original edition published long back [1901]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or... Read more
Item Price
$36.69
The Tenth Commandment (CH)

The Tenth Commandment (CH)

by Sanders, Lawrence

Charnwood, 12/1/1983. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1.3000 inches 8.1000 inches 5.6000 inches. 1983. Large Type. Charnwood. 576 pages. Ex-Library Hardcover with usual markings, stamps, and stickers. Some surface and edge wear to cover. Pages are good. Shrink wrapped for protection!
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$4.70
The Last Review: The Confederate Reunion, Richmond 1932

The Last Review: The Confederate Reunion, Richmond 1932

by Dabney, Virginius

Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books. Hardcover. 1984. 1st Edition. 4to 165pp . Fine in Very Good+ DJ. B&W Illustrations and Photographs. Inscribed by the author on half title and a large printed card is laid in announcing a reception for the author in honour of his new book at the White House of the Confederacy in Richmond .
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$52.92
Flight Into Danger

Flight Into Danger

by CASTLE, John & HAILEY, Arthur

London: Souvenir Press, 1958 Blue cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Tight and tidy, sunning to spine tips, very light foxing in endpapers and some pages. Dust jacket is price unclipped, edge wear with small corner gaps, clear tape applied along edges. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
Item Price
$18.00